Thursday, September 19, 2019

Suddenly Mj! Pose's Mj Rodriguez on Her Star Turn in Little Shop of Horrors and the Broadway Dream Role She'd 'Act a Fool In' by Paul Wontorek

Thirty-seven years after first bowing off-Broadway, suddenly Seymour, Audrey and a mean green mother of a plant and are everywhere. A new staging of Little Shop of Horrors, the classic music…

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From Wicked to The Cher Show: Look Back at Stephanie J. Block Onstage by Playbill Staff

The Tony Winner celebrates her birthday September 19.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

“As You Like It” at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey through September 29. by Simon Saltzman

Ben Jacoby & S K Harris To give its writer William Shakespeare his due: The title of Shakespeare’s comedy takes a lot for granted. With the ageless displays of invention and h…

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Ali Ewoldt and Amanda Jane Cooper Will Join Isaac Sutton at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Adam Hetrick

The recent stars of The Phantom of the Opera and Wicked will appear during the October 5 encore engagement of Broadway Israel.

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Eden Espinosa, Carrie Manolakos, and More Join Concert For America

Elyfer Torres (Betty en NY), Eden Espinosa (Falsettos, Wicked), Carrie Manolakos (Mamma Mia!, Wicked), Allison Smith (Annie), Yuri Sardarov (Chicago Fire), and Pasha Pashkov & Daniella K…

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Kristin Chenoweth Sets Broadway Return with Solo Concert Engagement For the Girls by Andy Lefkowitz

Kristin Chenoweth will head home to Broadway this fall with a new Broadway concert engagement titled For the Girls. The beloved Tony-winning star will play a limited run of the show at th…

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Kristin Chenoweth Will Bring FOR THE GIRLS Solo Show to Broadway This Fall!

Kristin Chenoweth will return to the Broadway stage in a live concert celebrating the release of her new album FOR THE GIRLS (Concord Records, produced by Steve Tyrell), with Music Direction…

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BWW Exclusive: Watch Jackie Evancho Tackle WICKED in Latest Music Video for 'I'm Not That Girl'

Jackie Evancho is tackling songs of the stage in her latest album, The Debut, which debuted #1 on the Billboard Classical Chart in April. Now the songstress has released a brand-new music v…

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BWW TV: Eden Espinosa, Karen Olivo, Ramona Keller Will Star in BKLYN 15th Anniversary Concert

Today, producers Eden Espinosa, Bridget Elise Yingling, Scott Prisand, Doug Feurring and Jana Shea announced a one-night-only 15th Anniversary reunion concert of BKLYN: The Musical…

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Theater Can Be Anywhere: My Trip to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by JK

You know I love a good tagline! I rarely go anywhere that I don't see theatricality. Sometimes, it is seeing the possibility of a stage version in some movie or experience. Sometimes it is t…

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Fuck It: Elphaba Actress Just Not Doing Green This Week by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - Broadway actor Natalie Cambridge, currently starring as Elphaba in the hit musical Wicked, announced today that she won’t be donning the charact…

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Kristin Chenoweth Returns to Broadway by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Beloved star of Broadway, Tony and Emmy-winner Kristin Chenoweth will return to Broadway this fall in a live stage concert celebrating the release of her new album Kristin Chenoweth: For The…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Sing 'When You Believe'

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, the brand-new stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell), a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan, Pocahontas) and based on the celebrated…

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Reopening of Les Miserables to star Carrie Hope Fletcher, Bradley Jaden and more!

The grand reopening of Les Miserables, which premieres on 18 December 2019 with a brand-new production at the Sondheim Theatre (formerly known as the Queen's Theatre and recently renamed), i…

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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Hear About Broadway's Beloved Onstage Couples & Their Love Songs on This Week's 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 it's all about the most well-known onstage…

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Friday, September 13, 2019

Talia Suskauer, Allison Bailey, and Tony Winner Cleavant Derricks Will Join Wicked Tour by Andrew Gans

The new cast members will begin performances at Las Vegas’ The Smith Center.

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Talia Suskauer, Allison Bailey, and Cleavant Derricks Join the WICKED Tour

The Broadway sensation WICKED will welcome new cast members to the National Tour beginning performances Tuesday, September 24 at The Smith Center in Las Vegas.

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Good News! Talia Suskauer, Allison Bailey & Cleavant Derricks to Join the North American Wicked Tour by Ryan Gilbert

Pulse is rushing, head is reeling, face is flushing! The North American tour of Wicked will welcome new cast members Talia Suskauer, Allison Bailey and Tony winner Cleavant Derricks as Elpha…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

"Baring It All with Call Me Adam" Podcast: Episode #5: Kyle Dean Massey by Adam Rothenberg

In this episode of Baring It All with Call Me Adam I sit down with actor/singer Kyle Dean Massey. Kyle is best known for his Broadway roles in Wicked, Pippin, Next to Normal, and Xanadu as w…

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Riley Costello Is Wicked’s New Boq on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The hit musical continues at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

BWW TV Exclusive: Brigham Young University Alumni Bring It at Broadway Sessions

Broadway Sessions kicked off it's new season recently with a celebration of alumni of the formidable MDT (Music/Dance/Theatre) program at Brigham Young University. Clark Johnsen (The Book of…

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Riley Costello Joins Broadway's Wicked as Boq by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway's smash-hit musical Wicked welcomes rising star Riley Costello in the role of Boq beginning on September 10. Costello replaces Jesse JP Johnson, who took his final bow at the Gershw…

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Monday, September 9, 2019

Stephen Schwartz: UK musical theatre performers are the best actors in the world by Matthew Hemley

Wicked composer Stephen Schwartz has hailed UK musical theatre performers as “the best actors in the world”, claiming that any snobbery aimed

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Hear Wicked Alum Jessica Vosk Duet on ‘Glimmer of Light’ With Oscar at The Crown Star Kerri George by Ryan McPhee

The musical-dance club hybrid continues its residency at Brooklyn’s 3 Dollar Bill through September 28.

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On digital: Extremely Wicked, Incredibly Evil and Vile / Amazing Grace

An account of the prolific serial killer Ted Bundy; Aretha Franklin’s live album recorded in a Los Angeles Baptist church

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Kara Lindsay Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below This Month

Kara Lindsay returns to Feinstein's/54 Below on Monday, September 30 at 9:30pm. You might recognize Kara Lindsay from Broadway roles like Glinda in Wicked, Cynthia Weil in Beautiful, and Kat…

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Broadway's Music Man Revival Adds Four More Tony Winners to the Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

A foursome of Tony-winning stars have joined the upcoming main-stem production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man. Jefferson Mays will play Mayor Shinn, with Jayne Houdyshell as Eulalie Ma…

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Full Casting Announced For THE PRINCE OF EGYPT in London; Plus Get a First Look at the Set Design!

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, the brand-new stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell), a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan, Pocahontas) and based on the celebrated Dream…

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Photo Flash: Shoshana Bean Continues Residency at Feinstein's/54 Below

Shoshana Bean, star of Wicked, City Center's Songs for a New World, and the most recent Jenna in Broadway's Waitress, is currently in the midst of her long anticipated Feinstein's/54 Below d…

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NEWS: Full casting is announced for the West End production of The Prince Of Egypt by Press Releases

The Prince Of Egypt, the brand-new stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell), a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan, Pocahontas) and based on the celebrated…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

OKLAHOMA! Cast Recording Debuts At #2 On Billboard Chart

The groundbreaking, history-making Broadway revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! is celebrating the #2 position on the official Billboard Cast Album chart in its debut week, foll…

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