Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Stephen Schwartz Reveals What to Expect From The Prince of Egypt Musical by Emma Grimsley

The Oscar-winning and Tony-nominated composer-lyricist known for Pocahontas and Wicked discusses bringing the animated movie to the stage.

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‘Neville’s Island’ at Ensemble Theatre, Sydney by Blouin Artinfo

Ensemble Theatre, Sydney presents “Neville’s Island,” a play from June 29 through August 12, 2017.The play written by Tim Firth, will be directed by Mark Kilmurry and star Andrew Hanse…

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On the Couch with Britni Leslie by Arts Review

Who is Britni Leslie? Britni has always had a flare for the dramatic, so it’s no wonder she has found her home on the stage. Most recently you would have seen her as Glinda in Wicked or in…

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John Davidson Joins FINDING NEVERLAND Tour as 'Captain Hook' Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Finding Neverland welcomes John Davidson to the role of Charles FrohmanCaptain James Hook John Davidson, star of TV Hollywood Squares, That's Incredible, stage Wicked, Oklahoma, and music 12…

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Monday, June 26, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Pack the Cort Theatre as Indecent Sees Box Office Surge by Broadway.com

Not long after winning a pair of 2017 Tony Awards, audiences were disappointed to hear that Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman's beautiful collaboration Indecent would close on June 2…

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A “Spongebob SquarePants” Musical Is in Development by Rino16

Making Broadway musicals based around properties that are already very popular is nothing new. “Wicked” and “The Lion King” have become two of the highest grossing mu…

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Lilli Cooper, D. C. Anderson Join Bryce Pinkham, Drew Gehling and More for DUST AND SHADOW in Concert by BroadwayWorld

Lilli Cooper Spring Awakening, Wicked, and D. C. Anderson Phantom of the Opera will take on the roles of Mary Ann Monk and George Lusk for the July 17th concert at the Highline Ballroom in N…

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Watch Highlights from London Productions of Wicked, Dreamgirls, and More at West End Live by Olivia Clement

The annual, free celebration of London theatre took place June 24–25.

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's Michael Wartella Is Broadway.com's Next Vlogger by Broadway.com

Time to indulge in two addictive pastimes—television and chocolate—with Broadway's very own Mike Teavee, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory standout Michael Wartella! The…

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WICKED Flies Back to Ireland Next Year; Tickets On Sale Friday by BroadwayWorld

WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, will be flying back to Dublin for a limited 7 week run next year.

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Photo Flash: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS and WICKED Thrill at West End Live by BroadwayWorld

The West End's free outdoor extravaganza West End Live 2017 cameto a close today. The shows and the audiences turned up for a thrilling outdoor experience, check out the photos below

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

WATCH: 15 top West End Live performances on Day One

Were you in the sea of theatre fans on Day One of West End Live 2017 (24 June) in Trafalgar Square? How many of these incredible performances - including Aladdin, Dreamgirls, Kinky Boots, Ha…

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VIDEO: WICKED Defies Gravity Like Never Before at West End Live by Stage Tube

The West End's free outdoor extravaganza West End Live 2017 returns this Saturday and Sunday. Scroll down for a sneak peek Watch Wicked stars Suzie Mathers and Willemijn Verkaik as they wow …

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Wicked Alum Emma Hatton Will Star in Evita in London's West End by Andrew Gans

The limited engagement will begin performances at the Phoenix Theatre July 28.

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Winners of Seventh Annual WICKED Young Writer Awards Revealed by BroadwayWorld

THE 2017 WICKED YOUNG WRITER AWARDS today announced its winners during a ceremony involving over 115 shortlisted finalists and their families and teachers at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Exclusive! Andrew Rannells & Megan Hilty Sing as an Adorable Unicorn & a Sassy Crystalmaster on Sofia the First by Broadway.com

We were super excited back in March when the Disney Channel announced that Tony nominees Andrew Rannells and Megan Hilty would join the lineup of guest voices on the animated series&nbs…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Jennifer DiNoia of Wicked by Broadway.com

Jennifer DiNoia stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about Wicked and more with Paul Wontorek!

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Araca Group and Dramatists Play Service Launch THE HOLLYWAY COLLECTION by BroadwayWorld

Leading Broadway producing company The Araca Group Urinetown, Wicked, Disgraced today announced plans to launch a collection of Hollywood-inspired stage plays to be licensed to professional …

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

VIDEO: New Trailer Unveiled for European Premiere of Stephen Schwartz's WORKING by BroadwayWorld TV

WORKING is the extraordinary genre-defining musical from Grammy and Academy Award-winner Stephen Schwartz Wicked, Godspell based on Studs Terkel's best-selling book of interviews with the Am…

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Broadway Grosses: You Deserve It! Swinging Tonys Perf Leads Bandstand to Best Week Yet by Broadway.com

Broadway's biggest night—the Tony Awards—showcased a slew of new musicals that debuted in the 2016-2017 season. One of those fresh works was the lively Bandstand, which in ad…

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WATCH: Backstage at Wicked Learning Elphaba Makeup

Step backstage at Wicked with Playbill's Tyler Mount as he attempts to learn the intricacies of Elphaba's makeup.

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How Long Does It Take to Turn Elphaba Green? by Ruthie Fierberg

Playbill’s Tyler Mount learns Wicked’s step-by-step greenifying process backstage at Broadway’s Gershwin Theatre.

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

Photo Flash: SUNSET BOULEVARD Prepares to Drive Off Into the Sunset, and More Saturday Intermission Pics! by BroadwayWorld

Today is Saturday, and that means it's time for what has become one of the theatre community's most beloved traditions- BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup This week Sunset …

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IDINA MENZEL – Royal Albert Hall by Olivia Mitchell

If you're a theatre fan then I'm sure you've heard of Idina Menzel. The last time she played the glorious Royal Albert Hall, she was known among the theatre community for creating the roles …

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Free Broadway in Bryant Park Summer 2017 Schedule by New York Theater

  For the 17th year in a row, Bryant Park is the site of free lunchtime concerts by cast members of current Broadway (and some Off-Broadway) shows  on Thursdays in July and August betw…

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WICKED – Apollo Victoria Theatre by Emma Clarendon

This long running West End production is still as dramatic and fun as it was when it first opened almost eleven years ago. Putting a fascinating twist onto the original story The Wizard of O…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Broadway Bucket List: Get Ready to Gasp as Spamilton Star Nicole Vanessa Ortiz Sings Three of Her Dream Roles

Watch insanely-talented Spamilton Nicole Vanessa Ortiz sing from Hamilton, Wicked and Smokey Joe's Cafe

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Wicked Stars Megan Hilty and Shoshana Bean Will Reunite for Seattle Concert for America by Robert Viagas

Kerry Butler and other Broadway names will sing at Fifth Avenue benefit for human rights organizations.

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Top 100 Greatest Musicals Poll – Number 2 – Wicked by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo It's been great to see two relatively new musicals make it into our  Top 100 Greatest Musicals Poll. Firstly with Hamilton and now taking our Number Two spot – Wicked!…

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