Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Dr. Fauci on the Return of Theatre: 'We [Could] Gradually Approach True Normal as We Get Through 2021'

As we pass six months since the lights of Broadway last lit up the theatre district, much talk has ensued concerning when theatre might realistically return. Evan Roider, Music Director of t…

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Friday, September 11, 2020

As Diana Rigg's understudy, I never tired of watching her | Margaret Drabbe by Margaret Drabble

At the Royal Shakespeare Company, the star’s comic timing was faultless – and her conversation was racy and rich Diana Rigg and I began as walk-ons together in the RSC, and she went on t…

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

‘I Knew All the Words’: Your First Favorite Musicals by The New York Times

Readers said “Sweeney Todd” and “Wicked,” among other classics, made them fall in love with musicals. One sheepishly confessed: “Starlight Express.”

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Jessica Vosk, Jackie Burns, Jenna Leigh Green and More Appear on Elphaba-Themed SLUMBER PARTY LIVE!

Jessica Vosk, Jackie Burns, Jenna Leigh Green, Lindsay Pearce, Christine Dwyer, Dee Roscioli and many more Wicked alum join Tim Murray on his YouTube channel for Slumber Party Live!

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Monday, August 31, 2020

Stephen Schwartz Documentary, ‘Defying Gravity,’ Announced by Matthew Wexler

Award-winning director John Scheinfeld will helm a new documentary about Stephen Schwartz, the prolific composer of 'Wicked,' 'Godspell' and more. The post Stephen Schwartz Documentary, ‘…

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Alice Ripley, Nick Adams and Sarah Stiles Appear on Theatre Podcast DRAMA.

Tony Award® winner Alice Ripley (Next to Normal, Side Show), Tony® nominee Sarah Stiles (Newsies, Wicked), and American Theater Hall of Fame honoree Nick Adams (Falsettos, Priscilla, Queen…

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New Documentary DEFYING GRAVITY Will Chronicle the Career of Stephen Schwartz

A new documentary will be released on the work and creative journey of Stephen Schwartz, the three-time Academy Award, three-time Grammy Award, and Tony Award-winning songwriter of Wicked, …

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‘Wicked,’ ‘Pippin’ creator Stephen Schwartz getting documentary treatment by Brent Lang, Variety

Stephen Schwartz, the musical maestro behind such iconic shows as “Pippin” and “Wicked,” will be the subject of a new documentary from John Scheinfeld.

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New Documentary Defying Gravity to Celebrate Stephen Schwartz by Broadway Direct

Announced today, a new documentary on the work and creative journey of Stephen Schwartz, the three-time Academy Award, three-time Grammy Award, and Tony Award-winning songwriter of Wicked, …

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New Documentary Will Look at Life and Career of Wicked Composer Stephen Schwartz

The film will begin production in 2021.

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Saturday, August 29, 2020

Call Redialed: NEW Telly Leung Interview: Broadway Actor, GLEE, Bristol Riverside Theatre's Summer Fest 2020 by Adam Rothenberg

I always love interviewing Telly Leung, so I was thrilled he was available for this new interview during Broadway’s shutdown. I have enjoyed seeing Telly on Broadway, TV, and in concert. …

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Friday, August 28, 2020

Top 10 Tunes with Jackie Burns

WICKED Star Jackie Burns shares with us her 'Bangers' playlist!

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John Krause Joins Jasmine Forsberg and Josh Walker for Broadway Buskers Summer Concert Series

John Krause (Hadestown, Wicked, Rock of Ages) will join Broadway Buskers in the series' next concert on Tuesday, September 1. The program will also feature performances by Jasmine Forsberg (…

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Watch Wicked Pals Alexandra Billings & Bret Shuford's Epic 'Anything You Can Do' by Lindsey Sullivan

It's good to see them, isn't it? Here's your feel-good click of the day: Bret Shuford and Alexandra Billings, who became pals during Billings' run as Madame Morrible in the Emerald City-set …

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Check Out Artwork From the BroadwayWorld Remix Wicked Challenge!

In BroadwayWorld Remix, we want our readers to make their own art for a particular show. This week's show is Hadestown!

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Friday, August 21, 2020

Kristin Chenoweth to Host New Food Network Show Inspired by Candy Land Board Game by Lindsey Sullivan

Kristin Chenoweth hosting a food competition show called Candy Land—what could be sweeter?! Variety reports that the Tony winner will host the Food Network's new six-episode series, which …

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'Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK' is Now Available on iTunes and Apple Music, Featuring Andy Mientus, Damon Daunno, and More!

 Broadway Sings Blood Rock The Musical, a new six song EP featuring Tony nominees Damon Daunno (Curly in Oklahoma!) and Robert Torti (Starlight Express), and Andy Mientus (Broadway Les …

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Call Answered: Asher Knight Interview: UK Singer/Songwriter, "Oxygen" by Adam Rothenberg

Asher Knight is a singer/songwriter whose sound I adore. What made love Asher even more is the story behind his music. His low-self esteem almost stopped him from pursuing a career in music.…

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'Canary in the coalmine': Scarborough's Stephen Joseph theatre reopens for autumn by Chris Wiegand

John Godber’s B&B drama – performed by the playwright, with his family – launches programme that includes one-woman Christmas show A play written by John Godber during lockdown is …

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Check Out Artwork From the BroadwayWorld Remix Hamilton Challenge!

In BroadwayWorld Remix, we want our readers to make their own art for a particular show. This week's show is Wicked!

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Monday, August 17, 2020

10 Monologues for a “Good Vibes Only” Audition by Performerstuff

10 Monologues for a “Good Vibes Only” Audition Written by Amanda Grace August 12, 2020 You can be high-vibing without going low-stakes! Whether you’ve hit your angst quota for the…

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Saturday, August 15, 2020

We Have Magic To Do! Pippin reopens the Sydney Lyric by Arts Review

Producers John Frost and Suzanne Jones along with Foundation Theatres and The Star have announced that the exhilarating Tony Award-winning hit musical Pippin will reopen the Sydney Lyric Th…

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Friday, August 14, 2020

In the News: Laura Bell Bundy, Anika Noni Rose, Shoshana Bean Join Forces for Girl Power Anthem, an Outdoor Hair in London, More by Andrew Gans

Plus, watch a Wicked and The Sound of Music mash-up from acting couple Caroline Bowman and Austin Colby.

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BWW TV: Watch Kristin Chenoweth Surprise WICKED Fans on GREATEST #ATHOMEVIDEOS

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth stops by in the latest episode of Greatest #AtHomeVideos to help series host Cedric the Entertainer plan a surprise video co…

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Watch Kristin Chenoweth Surprise Driveway Wicked Stars in New CBS Special by Andrew Gans

Get a sneak peek of the August 14 CBS broadcast of The Greatest #AtHomeVideos.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Call Answered: Cassandra Kubinski: Singer, Songwriter, Yogi, Voice-Over Actress by Adam Rothenberg

Cassandra Kubinski is a singer, songwriter, yogi, and voice-over actress. Cassandra’s story of beginning in musical theatre really struck a chord with me, which is why I was so eager to in…

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Musical of the Month: Floyd Collins: The Cast by JK

Last week, we introduced August's Musical of the Month, Floyd Collins an off-Broadway show that was a critical success and musical fan's dream, but had a short run in the mid-90s. You can s…

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

‘A Quick 5’ with Caroline Bowman by Mark Beachy

Broadway superstar Caroline Bowman is a native of Howard County, Maryland.  A graduate of Glenelg High School in 2006, Bowman attended Penn State University where she graduated with a Bache…

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"That Is A Definite Silver Lining" by Mo Brady

from Broadway Roulette …

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