Saturday, July 14, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Foo Fighters to Tracy Letts by Mark Beech

Topping New York performing arts this week, the award-winning writer Tracy Letts is back with an experimental play, “Mary Page Marlowe,” off Broadway.The Foo Fighters, Billy Joel and Bec…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Waitress’ Anastacia McCleskey and her dog Flower by Told By Anastacia McCleskey

“Cameron Adams, a friend of mine, posted on Instagram saying ‘My friend (Sarah Jenkins) is trying to find a home for this dog.’ Sarah’s mother is a nurse and one of her patients had …

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Photo Coverage: Cast Members From WAITRESS, SPONGEBOB, and More Perform at Broadway In Bryant Park by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

This week's performers included Chicago Donna Marie Asbury, David Bushman, Jessica Ernest, Terra C. MacLeod, Barrett Martin, Katie Mitchell, Drew Nellessen, Beth Johnson Nicely, Brian O'Brie…

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

See Katharine McPhee and the Cast of Waitress, SpongeBob, and More Kick Off Broadway in Bryant Park by Hannah Vine

The free lunchtime concert series began with performances from the casts of Waitress, SpongeBob SquarePants, Chicago, and Stomp.

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BWW TV: Katharine McPhee, Erich Bergen & the Cast of WAITRESS Explore Bad Ideas at Broadway in Bryant Park! by BroadwayWorld TV

This week kicked off with a special performance from the cast of Waitress, including starsKatharine McPheeandErich Bergen. Watch below as they perform 'What Baking Can Do,' 'Never Ever Getti…

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Today on Broadway: Thursday, July 12, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Just Kidding, “The Play that Goes Wrong” is NOT Closing in August, “Scandal” Star to Join “Waitress” with her Husband, and a “Green Acres…

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Broadway in Bryant Park Begins Today with CHICAGO, SPONGEBOB, STOMP, AND WAITRESS by BroadwayWorld

Broadway in Bryant Park will return this summer The 2018 program will bring the best of Broadway together for free performances for six consecutive weeks from Today, July 12 to Today, August…

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Broadway in Bryant Park Series Launches July 12 With Katharine McPhee, Erich Bergen, Jai’Len Christine Li Josey, More by Andrew Gans

The free lunchtime concert series begins with performances from the casts of Waitress, SpongeBob SquarePants, Chicago, and Stomp.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

VIDEO: Watch WAITRESS' New Stars, Katie Lowes & Adam Shapiro, Duet! by BroadwayWorld

As the duo prepares for their Broadway debut, we're bringing you a sneak peek of thier vocal chops Watch below as they join forces for a comical 'White Christmas' and as Katie sings a Cabare…

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Married Couple Katie Lowes & Adam Shapiro to Join Broadway's Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

The hit Broadway musical Waitress will welcome real-life married couple Katie Lowes (Scandal) and Adam Shapiro (Steve Jobs) in the roles of Dawn and Ogie, respectively, on July 17. The pair …

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Adam Shapiro and Scandal's Katie Lowes Will Join the Cast of WAITRESS by BroadwayWorld

We're getting some fresh faces in the diner Katie Lowes 'Scandal' and actordirector Adam Shapiro Steve Jobs will join the company of Waitress on July 17 in the roles of Dawn and Ogie, respec…

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Scandal Star Katie Lowes and Husband Adam Shapiro Will Make Broadway Debuts in Waitress Together by Ryan McPhee

The pair will step into the roles of Dawn and Ogie in the Sara Bareilles Musical.

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

In writing the music for 'Waitress,' Sara Bareilles taught musicals a thing or two by Chris Jones

"We got such a kick out of doing the Tony Awards," Sara Bareilles said the other day, over the phone as she walked around Los Angeles. "Josh and me? We're such theater nerds. And we've been …

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Broadway in Bryant Park Series Will Launch With Katharine McPhee, Erich Bergen, Jai’Len Christine Li Josey, More by Andrew Gans

The free lunchtime concert series begins July 12 with performances from the casts of Waitress, SpongeBob SquarePants, Chicago, and Stomp.

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hamilton Still Non-Stop as Holiday Box Offices Boom by Lindsey Sullivan

The Fourth of July holiday was one for fireworks, burgers and, apparently, theatergoing. Productions including Aladdin, Frozen, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, Waitress, The…

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Saturday, July 7, 2018

Review: The Best Short Play of Your Psast, Present, and Future by Michael Block

By Ed MalinNylon Fusion is celebrating many years of its intriguing This Round’s On Us festivals of short plays.  Their current The Best Of programs A and B at the Medicine Show Theat…

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Friday, July 6, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Radiohead to Ice Factory Festival by Mark Beech

New York has many short summer drama festivals starting up soon, led by the Ice Factory. Music on offer in the Big Apple this week runs from Radiohead through to Michael Tilson Thomas. There…

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

VIDEO: WAITRESS' Katharine McPhee and Company Are Opening Up in 360! by Stage Tube

Waitress has been opening up nighty at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre for the past two years, but now fans can enjoy Joe's Pie Diner from every angle.

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Katharine McPhee and the Cast of Waitress Perform ‘Opening Up’ in 360-Degree Video by Ryan McPhee

Joe’s Pie Diner is all around you in the new video, filmed from the stage of the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Katharine McPhee Begins Second Shift in Broadway's Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Strong-voiced Smash alum Katharine McPhee returns to Broadway's Waitress as Jenna beginning on July 5 for a limited engagement through August 19. McPhee concluded a previous engagement i…

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

'Waitress' in Chicago: We know this recipe, played here with real warmth by Kerry Reid

“Easy as pie” doesn’t apply to the life of Jenna, the anguished-but-still-warmhearted baking whiz at the heart of “Waitress.” But then, the colloquialism refers not to the act of c…

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WAITRESS Star Katharine McPhee and Music Industry Legend David Foster Announce Engagement by BroadwayWorld

Sugar, butter, bride It was reported this afternoon that singer Katharine McPhee and music industry legend David Foster have confirmed their recent engagement

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Odds & Ends: Katharine McPhee Is Engaged, Jessica Vosk Sets Solo Album Release Date & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Katharine McPhee and David Foster are Engaged Waitress star McPhee and Foster are going to tie the knot! The pair have be…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Jelani Alladin, Corey Cott, Ben Fankhauser, and More Join BROADWAY SINGS: UNPLUGGED Series at The Green Room 42 by BroadwayWorld

This August, the acclaimed concert series Broadway Sings will begin a one-year residency at The Green Room 42 presenting the spin-off Broadway Sings Unplugged. The series will feature Broadw…

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Friday, June 29, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Iceman,” Go-Go's and U2 by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance to see two acclaimed works on the New York stage. First there is Denzel Washington in “The Iceman Cometh” Then there is “Dance Nation”: Clare Barron’s excel…

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Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 7: Super Special Guest Pie by

Waitress tour star Desi Oakley plays Two Truths and a Pie, celebrates a cast member's birthday, interviews a very special guest and more!

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

80 Great White Way Stars to Appear with Four-Legged Adoptees at Broadway Barks by Andy Lefkowitz

Eighty main-stem celebs have been announced to show off a bunch of adorable adoptable friends during the 2018 edition of Broadway Barks, set for July 14 in New York's Shubert Alley. Fest…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

See Original Band's Visit Film Star Sasson Gabay Take a Broadway Bow by Eric King

Earlier in June, actor and playwright Chazz Palminteri stepped into A Bronx Tale, the musical adaptation of the movie he wrote and starred in. And on June 26, Israeli film sta…

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Christine Lahti Cast As Gloria Steinem In Emily Mann’s Off Broadway Play by Greg Evans

Christine Lahti has been cast as feminist icon Gloria Steinem in the previously announced Off Broadway production of Having Our Say playwright Emily Mann’s new play Gloria: A Life. The…

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