Thursday, March 4, 2021

At This Performance: Jordan Dobson and Mia Pinero in West Side Story by JK

At This Performance: Jordan Dobson & Mia Pinero in West Side Story The last time I was in a Broadway theater, literally, was January 26, 2020. Ironically, it was the Broadway Theatre…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Broadway Songs from Women of Color by Broadway Direct

March is Women’s History Month, a month dedicated to highlighting the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. We’re kicking it off with this amazing playlis…

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Friday, February 26, 2021

In the News: West Side Story's Rachel Zegler Cast in Shazam! Sequel, Dominic Monaghan Joins Plymouth Point, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Keep an eye out for Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean in a NY PopsUp concert this weekend.

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Thursday, February 25, 2021

WEST SIDE STORY Film Star Rachel Zegler Joins the Cast of SHAZAM: FURY OF THE GODS

Rachel Zegler has joined the cast of Shazam: Fury of the Gods. Shazam: Fury of the Gods is the sequel to New Line and DC Comics' 2019 film 'Shazam!'. Details about Zegler's role is being kep…

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 by JK

 This Week in  Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭     February 23: Sunday in the Park with George (2017) & The Pajama Game (2006) February 23, 2006…

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Everything to Know About the Movie Musicals of 2021 by Leigh Scheps For Broadway Direct

Broadway may be on hiatus right now, but while we eagerly wait for it to reopen, several movie musicals will help us get through 2021. Shows such as In the Heights, Dear Evan Hansen, and Wes…

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Monday, February 22, 2021

Nikki M. James, Isaac Powell, Kathryn Gallagher & More Set for Season Two of Modern Love by Lindsey Sullivan

Some Broadway faves could be falling in love on Amazon! Deadline has reported casting for season two of Modern Love, the anthology series based on The New York Times column. Season two is e…

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Kathryn Gallagher, Nikki M. James, Larry Owens, More Theatre Stars Tapped for Modern Love Season 2 by Ryan McPhee

The Amazon series also adds Kit Harington, Anna Paquin, Minnie Driver, and West Side Story star Isaac Powell, among others.

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Which West Side Story Character Would Marisha Wallace Most Like to Play? by Dan Meyer

The star talks about Hairspray and returning to London’s West End.

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Saturday, February 20, 2021

West Side Story Star Shereen Pimentel on What Excites Her a Year After Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

Shereen Pimentel officially made her Broadway debut on opening night of Ivo van Hove’s innovative revival of West Side Story, which took place on February 20, 2020. Three weeks later, Broa…

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Broadway Profiles: Shereen Pimentel Reflects on WEST SIDE STORY One Year After Opening by Broadway.com

Shereen Pimentel, who made a stunning Broadway debut as Maria in 2020, reflects on the past year since the innovative revival opened and the Great Bright Way went on pause.

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Friday, February 19, 2021

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Broadway Games: Which Happened First? We made it through another week! Here's a new game to get your Broadway brain going! How To Play: Put each list in the order in which they occurred. …

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Marisha Wallace, Bonnie Langford, Mazz Murray, More Celebrate Broadway Classics February 19 by Dan Meyer

Episode 5 of The Theatre Channel features songs from West Side Story, Anything Goes, and Cabaret.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Bob Avian by JK

When Bob Avian passed away on January 21, a true Broadway great was lost to us. And yet, probably even to many theater fans, his name doesn't really ring a bell. In a career that spanned nea…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 16 - 22 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 16 - 22 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 16, 2007: The future Tony-winning Best Play, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? opens at the …

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

To Life! Broadway's Alexandra Silber Ties the Knot with Alec Silver by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway's Alexandra Silber has something to celebrate! The Broadway star married fellow artist Alec Silver in a wintry Central Park ceremony. Silber shared the news on Instagram.   …

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Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Broadway Songs to Fall in Love With by Broadway Direct

With Valentine’s Day just one week away, we’re ready to embrace the holiday’s spirit, and we’ve got the perfect mix of swoon-inducing show tunes that will nudge you into a romantic m…

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Friday, February 5, 2021

Broadway Games: Broadway Dining by JK

Broadway Games: Broadway Dining Even characters in Broadway shows need to eat, right? Match the show to the eatery: 1. Come From Away                              …

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Monday, February 1, 2021

Broadway's Ariana DeBose Tapped for Space Thriller Film ISS by Lindsey Sullivan

The Prom and West Side Story film star Ariana DeBose has her next project lined up. The Tony nominee is set to play Kira Foster, a promising biological engineer, in director Gabriela Cowper…

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Ariana DeBose Lands Role in Space Thriller ISS by Andrew Gans

The Tony nominee adds the project to her growing list of screen endeavors, which also includes The Prom and Steven Spielberg's upcoming West Side Story.

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Ariana DeBose Joins Upcoming Thriller ISS Alongside John Gallagher Jr.

'The Prom' and 'West Side Story' star Ariana DeBose, who also played the Bullet in the original Broadway cast of 'Hamilton,' has joined the cast of 'ISS,' an upcoming space thriller from dir…

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Friday, January 29, 2021

Dear Evan Hansen Movie Finds Its Release Date by Lindsey Sullivan

Dear Evan Hansen fans could be found in movie theaters as early as this year. Variety reports that Universal's upcoming movie adaptation of the Tony-winning musical will hit movie theaters o…

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Hope Clarke: A Career of Being Ready for the Next Chance by American Theatre Editors

From the 'West Side Story' tour to television to work with George C. Wolfe, this performer/choreographer has followed each next step where it led.

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Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

It's the eternal question, "Which came first?" Let's see how well you know your Broadway chronology. Broadway Games: Which Came First? 1. On Broadway: In the Heights  or Curtains? 2…

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

Marisha Wallace, Bonnie Langford, Mazz Murray, More Will Celebrate Broadway Classics by Dan Meyer

Episode 5 of The Theatre Channel features songs from West Side Story, Anything Goes, and Cabaret.

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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Catch Jerry O'Connell & More on the Latest Episode of Broadway Profiles by Lindsey Sullivan

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the latest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, this installment will …

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Friday, January 22, 2021

Tony award-winning Broadway choreographer Bob Avian dies aged 83 by Adrian Horton

The director and choreographer, whose credits include A Chorus Line and Dreamgirls, has died after a cardiac arrest in Florida Bob Avian, the Tony award-winning Broadway mainstay both on sta…

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Bob Avian, Broadway’s Beloved Dancing Man, Has Died at the Age of 83 by Broadway.com

Bob Avian, the Tony-winning choreographer, director, producer and dancer, died on January 21 at the age of 83 at Holy Cross Hospital in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, according to a spokesperson. …

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

See Moulin Rouge!'s Karen Olivo, Mrs. Doubtfire's Rob McClure & More on Broadway Profiles by Broadway.com

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the latest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, this installment will …

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Friday, January 15, 2021

Marisha Wallace: I had to wean myself off the adrenaline of performance by Interview By Chris Wiegand

The stage star recovered from Covid to create an album of hope. She talks role models, belonging and theatre’s time of change Your new album, Tomorrow, features original songs, musical-th…

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Thursday, January 7, 2021

Don't Cry for Me Hilaria Baldwin by The Ensemblist

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre