Friday, June 23, 2017

BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - WAR PAINT by Ken Fallin

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest …

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Interview: Composer Scott Frankel and Lyricist Michael Korie on Writing the Powerful Women of ‘War Paint’ by Jose Solis

Scott Frankel and Michael Korie are the composers behind some of the greatest female characters in contemporary musical theatre, not to mention some of the most inventive. Along with book wr…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Sans Tony, 'War Paint' Asks Tough Questions On Feminism, Capitalism by Lee Seymour

The Broadway musical charts the rise and fall of America's first female billionaires.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Save Over 40% to See Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole in WARPAINT by Contests - Broadway

After breaking all records at Chicago's Goodman Theatre, two-time Tony Award-winning powerhouses Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole will bring two legendary women, and notorious rivals, to …

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VIDEO: WAR PAINT's Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole Perform on THE TONYS by BroadwayWorld

The stars of WAR PAINT, Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole performedon tonight's TONY AWARDS. Watch the performance below.

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

Hello, Dolly!'s Bette Midler Wins the Tony for Best Leading Actress in a Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

Divine, indeed! Bette Midler has garnered the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for her powerhouse performance in Hello, Dolly! The win was announced at the Tonys ceremon…

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

Tonys: Patti LuPone, Christine Ebersole Perform "Face to Face" From 'War Paint'

The stage legends star as rival makeup titans Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden in the new musical, which traces their parallel paths as the country's first major female…

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War Paint Star Patti LuPone Tells Nominees What to Pack on Tony Night by

War Paint star Patti LuPone recalls who left lipstick on her cheek the night she won her first Tony Award, who she thought would win her category and more.

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Christine Ebersole Makes an Entrance Fit for the Tonys by Joanna Nikas

Ms. Ebersole, a lead actress in “War Paint,” hasn’t been to the Tonys in 10 years. She asked the costume designer William Ivey Long to help her.

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Friday, June 9, 2017

Tony Award Nominees For ‘Best Musical’ Touch On Themes New & Old by Tony Awards – Cbs New York

Sunday night, casts from those nominated shows will perform live, along with the casts of "Hello Dolly," "Miss Saigon," "War Paint" and more.

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25 DAYS OF TONYS: What Is Tony-Nominated Scenic Designer David Korins’ Favorite War Paint Set Piece? by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony nominee explains his role as a scenic designer and his favorite element of the Patti LuPone-Christine Ebersole tuner.

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25 DAYS OF TONYS: What Is Tony-Nominated Scenic Designer David Korins Favorite War Paint Set Piece?

The Tony nominee explains his role as a scenic designer and his favorite element of the Patti LuPone-Christine Ebersole tuner.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Lucky Number Seven: Celebrating the Many Tony Recognized Turns of Patti LuPone by Alexa Criscitiello

Sassy, brassy, bawdy, and bold-- these are just a few adjectives used to describe the monstrous talent and intrepid persona of the one and only Patti LuPone. Throughout her career, these att…

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2017 Tonys Performances to Include Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly!, Falsettos & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated productions of Dear Evan Hansen, The Great Comet, Come From Away, Groundhog Day, Miss Saigon and Hello, Dolly! will perform on the 2017 Tony Awards telecast…

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Stephen Colbert And Lin-Manuel Miranda Join Tony Awards As Performers For Sunday’s CBS Live Telecast by Jeremy Gerard

CBS will take advantage of Late Show host and Broadway devotee Stephen Colbert’s ratings blitz by injecting him into the lineup of Sunday’s Tonycast, along with Lin-Manuel Miran…

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Cher Bio-Musical Aiming for 2018 Broadway Bow by Andy Lefkowitz

The new bio-musical based on the life of iconic singer-songwriter Cher is hoping to land on Broadway in 2018. On June 6, Cher tweeted from her official account, "Just got off phone w/wr…

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We're Obsessed with War Paint Icon Patti LuPone by

What's not to be obsessed with when it comes to seven-time Tony Award nominee Patti LuPone?

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Tony Awards Close-Up: WAR PIANT's David Korins Explains the HAMILTON-Effect and Why It Made Broadway Better for 2017 by BroadwayWorld TV

You might have seen scenic designer David Korins' work in one of four theatres this spring- the Richard Rodgers, the Bernard B. Jacobs, the Music Box or the Nederlander. It's his design for …

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Patti LuPone & Christine Ebersole on the 'Powerful, Innovative Women' at the Center of War Paint by

War Paint is the only new musical of the 2016-2017 season with two Tony Award-nominated leading actresses. Those stars happen to be Broadway legends Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole, depi…

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War Paint Star Christine Ebersole's Memories of Her First Tony Win and Advice for Nominees by

War Paint star Christine Ebersole shares the most memorable thing about her first Tony win, where she keeps her award and her best advice for getting through the big night.

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WATCH: Go Backstage at War Paint with Christine Ebersole and Patti LuPone by Adam Hetrick

The Tony winners take Today into their dressing rooms at the Nederlander Theatre.

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VIDEO: TODAY Joins Patti LuPone & Christine Ebersole Backstage at WAR PAINT by BroadwayWorld

TODAY's Lilliana Vazquez joined the actresses behind the scenes of what LuPone says will most likely be her last musical.'I'm old, they're hard. That's the bottom line,' says the actress of …

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Stars of War Paint, Hamilton, and More Show Support for Casting Directors by Olivia Clement

The Broadway community joins the call for the Broadway League to offer casting directors a union contract.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Bow Down! Broadway Icon Patti LuPone Sounds Better Than Ever in War Paint

Let's talk about how incredible Patti LuPone sounds on the new War Paint album.

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WAR PAINT's Patti LuPone, Christine Ebersole to Visit SiriusXM, NBC's TODAY by TV News Desk

BWW has learned that WAR PAINT stars and Tony nominees Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole are set to participate inSiriusXM's On Broadway Channel's 'Town Hall' tonight at 8pm EST.

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Behind the Red Door! See How Tony-Nominee David Korins Created the Set Design for War Paint by

Tony-nommed designer David Korins takes us into the creation of War Paint's stylish look.

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Sunday, June 4, 2017

Oslo, Come From Away Win Top Drama Desk Honors by Lauren Yarger

2017 DRAMA DESK AWARDs (winners in bold) Outstanding PlayIf I Forget, by Steven Levenson, Roundabout Theatre CompanyIndecent, by Paula Vogel, Vineyard TheatreA Life, by Adam B…

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Friday, June 2, 2017

Behind the Scenic Designs of This Year’s Tony-Nominated Musicals by Joe Gambino

A look at early sketches, renderings, and what’s hidden in the sets by the Tony-nominated designers of Great Comet, War Paint, Groundhog Day, and Hello, Dolly!

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