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LES MISERABLES Welcomes Youngest and First African-American Jean Valjean in Broadway HistoryLES MISERABLES Welcomes Youngest, First African-American Jean Valjean
Posted: Jul. 26, 2015


Breaking News: Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige Will Ease on Down the Road in NBC's THE WIZ LIVE!Breaking: Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige Will Ease on Down the Road in NBC's THE WIZ LIVE!
Posted: Jul. 28, 2015


Breaking News: Megan Hilty, Rob McClure, Jeremy Shamos, Tracee Chimo, Kate Jennings Grant & More Join Andrea Martin in NOISES OFF!Breaking News: Hilty, McClure, Shamos, Chimo & More Join NOISES OFF!
Posted: Jul. 24, 2015


Frank Wildhorn Weds Yoka Wao Before Crowd of Broadway Stars!Frank Wildhorn Weds Yoka Wao Before Crowd of Broadway Stars!
Posted: Jul. 27, 2015


Breaking News: Krysta Rodriguez, Andy Mientus & 20 Broadway Newcomers Will Star in Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING RevivalBreaking News: Krysta Rodriguez, Andy Mientus & 20 Broadway Newcomers Will Star in Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING Revival
Posted: Jul. 30, 2015


Isaiah Johnson, Joaquina Kalukango & Kyle Scatliffe Join Cast of Broadway-Bound THE COLOR PURPLEIsaiah Johnson, Joaquina Kalukango & Kyle Scatliffe Join Cast of THE COLOR PURPLE
Posted: Jul. 27, 2015


BWW TV: Happy 40th! HAMILTON Cast Sings 'What I Did for Love' in Honor of A CHORUS LINE's 40th AnniversaryBWW TV: HAMILTON Cast Sings 'What I Did for Love' in Honor of A CHORUS LINE
Posted: Jul. 25, 2015


FLASH FRIDAY: FROZEN Is Aiming To Freeze Up Broadway In A Big WayFLASH FRIDAY: FROZEN Is Aiming To Freeze Up Broadway In A Big Way
Posted: Jul. 24, 2015


Beyonce to Play 'Glinda the Good' in NBC's THE WIZ LIVE?Beyonce to Play 'Glinda the Good' in NBC's THE WIZ LIVE?
Posted: Jul. 29, 2015


VIDEO: FUN HOME's Emily Skeggs Talks Dealing with Rude Audience Member on BravoVIDEO: FUN HOME's Emily Skeggs Talks Dealing with Rude Audience Member on Bravo
Posted: Jul. 23, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Ask the Angels of Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Volume 3- Just 2 Weeks Left!BWW TV Exclusive: Ask the Angels of Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Volume 3
Posted: Jul. 24, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Ask the Angels of Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Volume 2- Just 2 Weeks Left!BWW TV Exclusive: Ask the Angels of Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Volume 2- Just 2 Weeks Left!
Posted: Jul. 23, 2015


Photo Coverage: Liza's Back! Minnelli Performs First Concert in More Than a YearPhotos: Liza's Back! Minnelli Performs First Concert in More Than a Year
Posted: Jul. 25, 2015


R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Patti LuPone Shares Her 'Top Five Rules of Theater Etiquette'R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Patti LuPone Shares Her 'Top Five Rules of Theater Etiquette'
Posted: Jul. 27, 2015


Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson Lopez Reveal New Details On FROZEN On BroadwayLopez Reveals New Details On FROZEN On Broadway
Posted: Jul. 23, 2015


UPDATE: Valerie Harper Discharged from Hospital This MorningUPDATE: Valerie Harper Discharged from Hospital This Morning
Posted: Jul. 30, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Answers- What Do You Do After a Show to Wind Down?BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Answers- What Do You Do After a Show to Wind Down?
Posted: Jul. 25, 2015


VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Gets Emotional Over Hollywood Star Honor on THE TALKVIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Gets Emotional Over Hollywood Star Honor on THE TALK
Posted: Jul. 23, 2015


VIDEO: President Obama and Jon Stewart Talk HAMILTON Backstage at THE DAILY SHOWVIDEO: Obama & Stewart Talk HAMILTON Backstage at THE DAILY SHOW
Posted: Jul. 26, 2015


Photo Flash: First Look at Perez Hilton & More in Costume for FULL HOUSE! THE MUSICAL!Photo Flash: First Look at Perez Hilton & More in Costume for FULL HOUSE! THE MUSICAL!
Posted: Jul. 23, 2015


Ana Gasteyer Boards TBS Pilot & New Netflix Series LADY DYNAMITE Ana Gasteyer Boards TBS Pilot & New Netflix Series LADY DYNAMITE
by TV News Desk on July 30, 2015

According to Deadline, stage favorite Ana Gasteyer has a pair of new television gigs lined up. (more...)
Michael Campayno, Katie Rose Clarke and More to Star in TN Shakespeare's THE OLIVER EXPERIMENT Next Month Michael Campayno, Katie Rose Clarke and More to Star in TN Shakespeare's THE OLIVER EXPERIMENT Next Month
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

Tennessee Shakespeare Company, in partnership with the University of Memphis' Department of Theatre & Dance, presents its third and final developing musical reading on the University of Memphis mainstage with The Oliver Experiment by Jeremy Desmon and Jeff Thomson on August 15 at 7:00 pm. (more...)
Circle Theatre to Stage LOVERS AND EXECUTIONERS, 8/20-9/19 Circle Theatre to Stage LOVERS AND EXECUTIONERS, 8/20-9/19
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

Circle Theatre will present Lovers and Executioners from August 20 through September 19, 2015 at the Circle Theatre, located at 230 W. 4th Street in Fort Worth, TX 76102, Sundance Square Entertainment District. (more...)
Ben Allison Group, Barbara Carroll and More Set for Birdland Next Month Ben Allison Group, Barbara Carroll and More Set for Birdland Next Month
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for August 10 - August 16, featuring Ben Allison Group, Barbara Carroll, Ken Peplowski Quartet, and more! (more...)
Cast Set for FIRST LOOK Next Month at Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre Cast Set for FIRST LOOK Next Month at Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announces casting for First Look 2015, a program dedicated to new play development, August 11 - 16, 2015 in the Upstairs Theatre (1650 N Halsted St). First Look 2015 features six staged readings, providing an early look at works-in-progress from some of the most dynamic playwrights in the field. The mission of First Look is to develop new plays for future production at Steppenwolf and other theaters across the country. (more...)
New Line Theatre to Open 25th Season with HEATHERS in New Venue New Line Theatre to Open 25th Season with HEATHERS in New Venue
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

New Line Theatre, 'the bad boy of musical theatre,' celebrates its 25th anniversary season of adult, alternative musical theatre, with a new, expanded line-up and a brand new theatre. (more...)
Bread & Puppet to Bring THE OVERTAKELESSNESS CIRCUS to the Boston Area This Fall Bread & Puppet to Bring THE OVERTAKELESSNESS CIRCUS to the Boston Area This Fall
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

The award-winning Vermont-based Bread & Puppet Theater takes its annual Labor Day weekend 'little big tour' down to the Boston area, this year bringing their new The Overtakelessness Circus to be presented outdoors on Sunday, September 6th, in Cambridge at Magazine Beach Park and on Monday, September 7th, in Lawrence at the 31st Annual Bread & Roses Heritage Festival. (more...)
The Esoterics to Reflect on Intimacy and More in SUBTILIOR, 10/2-4 The Esoterics to Reflect on Intimacy and More in SUBTILIOR, 10/2-4
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

In a program that reflects upon intimacy, subtlety, and all things delicate, The Esoterics will present five brand-new choral works inspired by our innermost dreams, our delight of nature, and the great beyond. (more...)
The Esoterics to Present Six Revolutionary Choral Works in AUDACIOR, 8/7-9 The Esoterics to Present Six Revolutionary Choral Works in AUDACIOR, 8/7-9
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

In a program that celebrates brazenness, bravery, and bravado, The Esoterics will present six choral works inspired by revolutionaries, nonconformists, and those unafraid of speaking truth to power. (more...)
Emerson Steele Set For New 54 Below Show, 10/14 Emerson Steele Set For New 54 Below Show, 10/14
by Pat Cerasaro on July 30, 2015

A rising star brings a new show to 54 Below! (more...)
FIREFACE, THE ORACLE and More Set for The Brick's Fall 2015 Residency Lineup FIREFACE, THE ORACLE and More Set for The Brick's Fall 2015 Residency Lineup
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

Artists accepted into The Brick Resident Artist Program have demonstrated the highest level of excellence and invention in the New York theater scene.  These are the artists you have only just begun to hear of; presented alongside pedigreed artists who have already won your hearts.  They will change your expectation of Off-Off Broadway and they will reinvent the experimental and non-traditional theater world as you know it. (more...)
SRQ Sings for The Trevor Project Set for The Starlite Room, Aug 1 SRQ Sings for The Trevor Project Set for The Starlite Room, Aug 1
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

SRQ Sings for The Trevor Project is set for Saturday, August 1st at 8PM (7PM cocktail hour) at The Starlite Room. (more...)
Rachel Resheff Performs Powerful 'Carrie' Live At 54 Below Rachel Resheff Performs Powerful 'Carrie' Live At 54 Below
by Pat Cerasaro on July 30, 2015

A fresh new take on a powerful CARRIE showstopper! (more...)
BWW Visits: Spring Creek PROP Farms Has It All BWW Visits: Spring Creek PROP Farms Has It All
by Marietta Lunceford on July 30, 2015

After spending a few hours exploring the Spring Creek PROP Farms, I am convinced there is no prop you can come up with that they don't have, and probably in multiples. Len Ward and Lysa Carter are helpful and their rent is reasonably priced. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Pax Amicus Castle Theatre's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Photo Flash: First Look at Pax Amicus Castle Theatre's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

The Pax Amicus Castle Theatre in Budd Lake opens the musical ONCE ON THIS ISLAND on Friday, July 31 at 8pm. ONCE ON THIS ISLAND also performs Saturdays; August 1, 8 and 15 at 8pm; Fridays, August 7 and 14 at 8pm and Sundays, August 2 and 9 at 2pm. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
Win Meet & Greet With Sam Rockwell At FOOL FOR LOVE On Broadway Win Meet & Greet With Sam Rockwell At FOOL FOR LOVE On Broadway
by Pat Cerasaro on July 30, 2015

A Hollywood headliner comes to Broadway! (more...)
Bill Condon Discusses New BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Film: 'You Will Believe A Beast Can Waltz!' Bill Condon Discusses New BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Film: 'You Will Believe A Beast Can Waltz!'
by Pat Cerasaro on July 30, 2015

The director shares new details on BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! (more...)
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of The Muny's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Starring Kate Rockwell, Nicholas Rodriguez and More! BWW TV: Watch Highlights of The Muny's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Starring Kate Rockwell, Nicholas Rodriguez and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV on July 30, 2015

Just in! BroadwayWorld and The Muny present a first look at highlights of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, which is running through August 7, 2015. With music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton, this beloved family classic is directed by Matt Lenz, choreographed by Vince Pesce and music directed by Ben Whiteley. Check out a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
SYLVIA's Julie White, A.R. Gurney & More to Select K-9 Model for Show's Artwork SYLVIA's Julie White, A.R. Gurney & More to Select K-9 Model for Show's Artwork
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

Producers of the Broadway revival of A.R. Gurney's SYLVIA announced yesterday,, July 28th that they are seeking a 'model' K-9 to be the real-life face of the dog played by Annaleigh Ashford. The selected dog will have its picture built into the set, and the photo will be revealed at the end of every performance during a scene where Sylvia's owner looks at a photo of her. (more...)
Penny Seats Theatre Company & University of Michigan's Environmental Biotechnology Group Partner for Water Conservation Penny Seats Theatre Company & University of Michigan's Environmental Biotechnology Group Partner for Water Conservation
by BWW News Desk on July 30, 2015

A local collaboration between Ann Arbor's Penny Seats Theatre Company and the University of Michigan's Environmental Biotechnology Group will feature the musical Urinetown: The Musical! and water conservation research in a creative way during the next three weekends starting July 30. (more...)
DEX! A KILLER MUSICAL Indiegogo Campaign Launched, Ends 8/20 DEX! A KILLER MUSICAL Indiegogo Campaign Launched, Ends 8/20
by Pat Cerasaro on July 30, 2015

TV's favorite serial killer comes to the stage! (more...)





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