Monday, November 18, 2019

Alice Fearn and Emma Hatton to Star in Footballers’ Wives - The Musical Showcase by Dan Meyer

The Wicked alums star in the show based on the popular TV series.

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Behind the Scenes of Making Times Square’s New Broadway Snow Globes by Ruthie Fierberg

Inside the design and construction of the “Show Globes” for Ain’t Too Proud, Dear Evan Hansen, The Lion King, and Wicked.

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Wicked’s Jackie Burns Stars in Reading of Frank Wildhorn Musical Camille Claudel by Andrew Gans

The Signature Theatre reading also features Hugh Panaro.

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Signature Theatre Presents Reading Of CAMILLE CLAUDEL Starring Jackie Burns and Hugh Panaro

Signature Theatre will present a closed reading of Camille Claudel on Friday, November 15 featuring Jackie Burns (Broadway's Wicked) and Hugh Panaro (Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera). Th…

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

"I Like To Know Very Real Things About People." by Angela Tricarico

by Mary Antonini Mary Antonini (headshot by Julia Kinnunen)…

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Wicked Alum Willemijn Verkaik to Star as Jenna in Netherlands Tour of Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Netherlands audiences are in for a powerhouse treat. Strong-voiced star Willemijn Verkaik has been cast as Jenna in the upcoming international tour of Waitress, set to visit the Netherlands…

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Wicked Veteran Willemijn Verkaik Will Star in Waitress in the Netherlands by Ryan McPhee

The musical will tour the country beginning September 2020.

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Standing @ Zero: Frozen's Adam Perry (NSFW) by JK

This month we give thanks for an ensemblist with seven Broadway shows (and three national tours) under his dance belt. His career spans classic shows, both revivals and modern, and he's work…

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

In Broadway's For The Girls, Kristin Chenoweth is center stage — but she lets everyone shine: Review by Jessica Derschowitz

“I’m doing this as a master class,” Kristin Chenoweth declares during For The Girls, her new and all-too-brief run of Broadway concerts currently playing at the Nederlander Theatre. Sh…

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London Theatre Review: Wicked at the Apollo Victoria

“Morag haven’t you seen enough shows by now?” a friend asked after my third performance in as many weeks. The answer was of course not. The magic of the theatre and being transported t…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Star Kate Reinders on Wearing 'Every Pink Outfit Possible' by Caitlin Moynihan

Kate Reinders is known for her Broadway turns in Wicked, Something Rotten, Beautiful and more. Now, she's headlining the new Disney+ TV show High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. Wit…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Mean Girls Retains Fetch Factor at the Box Office by

The kids might be back in school, but Mean Girls is still a hot ticket with Broadway audiences. The cheered musical comedy based on Tina Fey's hit film is having a strong fall, most especi…

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Kristin Chenoweth Delights Broadway Audiences in New Concert Engagement For the Girls by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth returned to Broadway on November 8 with a star-packed concert engagement titled For the Girls. The production will continue for a limited engagement through …

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Join Frozen Tour's Austin Colby, F. Michael Haynie & Mason Reeves for Some Super-Duper Hygge by Ryan Gilbert

If hygge means you're friendly then Austin Colby, F. Michael Haynie and Mason Reeves must be drinking hygge gloog for breakfast! It's true, the three talented performers, who are playing Han…

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Listen to Your Favorite Songs on the First Fan-Chosen Episode of Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday, and this week is all about you. For the first time ever …

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Call Answered: Natalia Vivino: "Wicked" National Tour by Adam Rothenberg

As I looked to the Western sky, I saw the incredibly talented Natalia Vivino “Defying Gravity.” Natalia is currently the “Elphaba” standby on the National Tour of Wicked. My first i…

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Friday, November 8, 2019

Guest Lineup Revealed for Kristin Chenoweth's For the Girls: Stephen Schwartz, Laura Benanti & More to Appear by Andy Lefkowitz

An initial lineup of guest performers has been released for Kristin Chenoweth's weeklong Broadway concert engagement For the Girls, which begins its run tonight at the Nederlander Theatre. T…

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Tickets Are Now on Sale for New Musical Flying Over Sunset Starring Carmen Cusack, Tony Yazbeck & Harry Hadden-Paton by

Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming Broadway staging of Flying Over Sunset, a new musical written and directed by James Lapine and featuring music by Tom Kitt and lyrics by Michael Kori…

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Kristin Chenoweth Returns to Broadway with Solo Concert Engagement For the Girls by Andy Lefkowitz

Kristin Chenoweth heads home to Broadway on November 8 with the new concert engagement For the Girls. The beloved Tony-winning star will play a limited run of the show at the Nederlander The…

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

‘Macbeth’ and the Thane of Thrones by Matthew Wexler

"Something wicked this way comes..." but for all the wrong reasons in Classic Stage Company's gloomy production of Shakespeare's "Macbeth." The post ‘Macbeth’ and the Thane of Thrones ap…

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Lucille La Verne: The Backstory on Snow White’s Wicked Queen by Trav S.D.

The name Lucille La Verne (Lucille La Verne MItchum, 1872-1945) may sound well suited to burlesque, but she was the very essence of “legit”. La Verne’s best remembered role today is th…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Kendall Cornell by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Peter Hurley) KENDALL CORNELL   At the helm of the all-women clown troupe Clowns Ex Machina, Kendall has created, directed and performed in the full-length shows, Oil of Ol…

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BWW Interview: Mary Kate Morrissey Talks MEAN GIRLS On Tour

The last time Mary Kate Morrissey was in Cincinnati, she was making her principle Elphaba debut in the national tour of WICKED. Two years later, she returns with the first national tour of a…

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VIDEO: Watch Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ryan McCartan & More Preview Upcoming Shows at Feinstein's/54 Below

Earlier today, Feinstein's/54 Below welcomed multi-platinum-selling recording artist, composer, lyricist, pianist, actress and Tony Award©-nominee Ann Hampton Callaway (Swing!) and Tony Awa…

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Stephanie J. Block Will Make Her Café Carlyle Debut in February

Tony Award-winner Stephanie J. Block makes her Café Carlyle debut, February 11 a?" 15. She has established herself as one of Broadway's most versatile leading ladies. Stephanie J. Block mos…

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2019 Only Make Believe Gala by Barry Gordin

By: Iris Wiener November 6, 2019: Children’s theater company Only Make Believe celebrated its 20th anniversary on November 4th with a gala featuring appearances by Sir Ian McKellen, A…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

New Stars Join To Kill a Mockingbird on Broadway, Led by Ed Harris as Atticus Finch by Caitlin Moynihan

The second-year cast of Aaron Sorkin's acclaimed adapatation of To Kill a Mockingbird begin performances at the Shubert Theatre on November 5. They replace the production's original principa…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Photo Coverage: Times Square Gets Decked Out with Broadway Show Globes

This holiday season, Times Square celebrates the creativity of Broadway designers and the power of live theater with four Show Globes. These globes feature designs inspired by some of the mo…

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London Theatre News Today: Monday 4 November by Kitty Underwood

Sweet news from Waitress, an anniversary for Wicked and a trip back in time from & Juliet - it's been a fun day in Theatreland today! The post London Theatre News Today: Monday 4 Novembe…

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Sunday, November 3, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Donna Vivino Interview: "Next To Normal" at Bristol Riverside Theatre by Adam Rothenberg

In the Tony Award Winning musical, Next To Normal, “Diana” sings “I Miss The Mountains.” Well, I miss this fantastic show, which is why I am thrilled that Bristol Riverside Theatre i…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Rachel Tucker to Star in Gala Performance of The Pirate Queen at London Coliseum by Andy Lefkowitz

Olivier-nominated actress Rachel Tucker will lend her talents to the 2007 musical The Pirate Queen for a charity gala performance next year. Drew Baker will direct the event, slated to appea…

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