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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

"Annie Live!" Updates Political Lyrics to Support Beliefs of Whoever Owns Most NBC Stock by Broadway Beat

by Edward Precht. @pertoltprecht. NEW YORK, NY – The sun’ll come out tonight! NBC’s newest live-broadcast musical – joining the ranks of...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM
Monday, November 15, 2021
Wednesday, November 10, 2021

We’re Ready to Eat But Freestyle Love Supreme Won’t Stop Freestyling About What They're Thankful For by Broadway Beat

by Steven Verdile. Instagram @StevenVerdileCreative, Twitter @StevenVerdile. NEW YORK, NY - When The Broadway Beat team sat down for...

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Broadway Eases Burden On Performers, Limits Schedule to One Single 168-Hour Show Per Week by Broadway Beat

by Devin Wallace. @thedevinwallace. NEW YORK, NY - The Broadway League announced today - in an effort to minimize burnout and exhaustion...

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Monday, November 8, 2021

BREAKING: BFA Student Discovers Slightly Different Way to Scream Tom’s "Glass Menagerie" Monologue by Broadway Beat

by Karen Stewart. NEW YORK, NY - Eighteen-year old NYU freshman Ryan McJohnson has achieved something previously considered impossible: a...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM
Thursday, November 4, 2021

QUIZ: Child Actor or Just Short? by Broadway Beat

by Caleb Damschroder. @damncaleb. Helen Hayes once said, “Age is not important, unless you’re cheese.” But sometimes cheese is what’s...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM
Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Hear the Stunning, Heartfelt Tony Acceptance Speech This Man Made Up in the Shower by Broadway Beat

by Finch Edmund. @finch_edmund. NEW YORK, NY - Get ready for the waterworks! Local actor Justin Bartlett, who moved to New York shortly...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

Afraid of Being Canceled? Elder Price Deletes Old Tweets by Broadway Beat

by Steven Verdile. Instagram @StevenVerdileCreative, Twitter @StevenVerdile. SALT LAKE CITY, UT. - As resurfaced tweets have become a...

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“tick, tick... BOOM!” Easter Eggs You May Have Missed Cause Jonathan Larson Was Obsessed with Easter by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s anticipated film adaptation of the late Jonathan Larson’s tick, tick…BOOM! hits Netflix...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

Bored Theatre Kid Having Normal Thanksgiving Jealous of Those Motherfuckers from "The Humans" by Broadway Beat

by HaleyJane Rose. @haleyisfamous. MIDDLEFIELD, Conn. - High School junior and active drama club member Kevin Jermacks announced today...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM
Tuesday, November 2, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Why This Broadway Icon Was Edited Out of the "tick, tick... BOOM!" Diner Scene by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. (EXCLUSIVE) NEW YORK, NY - Re[ports are circulating this morning that the instant classic Moondance Diner...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM
Monday, November 1, 2021

Young Actor Induces Coma So She Can Age Into Roles Faster by Broadway Beat

by Riley Rogers. @wrylyrogers. SYRACUSE, NY - 21-year-old recent recipient of a BFA in Musical Theatre, Melanie Parsons, has made the...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

Producer Open to Negotiating Eight Show Week, Hoping to Get It to 12 by Broadway Beat

by Richard Spitaletta. @ RichardSpitzz. NEW YORK, NY – This morning, prolific Broadway producer Harold Lee Lyson pledged support for...

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Frazzled Waiter Delivers Dramedy Sides to Table, Auditions with Endless Breadsticks by Broadway Beat

by Ned Arnold. @theonlyned. NEW YORK, NY - Disaster struck in Midtown today, when a confused waiter, Ben Kingsbaum, 26 (but can play...

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Embarrassing! This Portrayal of Diana Includes Zero Pop Songs by Broadway Beat

by Steven Verdile. Instagram @StevenVerdileCreative, Twitter @StevenVerdile. Known for many things, Princess Diana was a philanthropist,...

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Cutting Out the Middleman: Actor Stops Auditioning, Just Asks Strangers What They Dislike About Him by Broadway Beat

by Riley Rogers. @wrylyrogers. ATLANTA, GA - Cutting his losses and instead choosing to get straight to the meat of the experience, local...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

Broadway Backest It's Ever Backed: What Backness Means for Being You, Being Broadway, & Being Back by Broadway Beat

by Brad Ogden. @plaidbrad1990. NEW YORK, NY - On August 4, the first preview performance of Antoinette Chinonye Nwandu's Pass Over marked...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

It's Just Easier: Cynthia Erivo, Ariana Grande to Lead "Wicked" Because They Already Live Together by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. LOS ANGELES - Oh Shiz! Director Jon M. Chu has announced that Cynthia Erivo and Ariana Grande will lead his...

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

Fantine Actress Claims Costume's Barbecue Sauce Stain is Character Choice by Broadway Beat

by Nat Hrvatin. @NatHrvatin. ALBANY, NY - During the Saturday evening performance of Les Miserables, regional theatre actress Delia...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

Here’s How Aaron Tveit Could Still Lose the Tony by Broadway Beat

by Finch Edmund. @finch_edmund. NEW YORK, NY - Moulin Rouge! The Musical leading man Aaron Tveit recently won the Tony Award for Best...

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Thursday, October 7, 2021

Haunted House Actor So Committed, So Focused, Fully in Control of- Oh, It’s an Animatronic Skeleton by Broadway Beat

by Ned Arnold. @theonlyned. QUEENS, NY — A star was born today at Terry’s Chopped off Head Haunted House It’s not often that we are as...

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Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Man Cast as Seymour in "Little Shop" Starting to Worry No One Thinks He’s Too Hot for the Role by Broadway Beat

by Riley Rogers. @wrylyrogers. EVANSTON, IL. - Local tenor Garrett Goodman was overheard today expressing his concern that no one is...

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Friday, October 1, 2021

The Next “Is This A Room”? Dad Found My Weed and Is Being Suuuper Cringe About It by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. As the new Broadway play Is This A Room makes its debut on the city’s main stage, the next iteration of the...

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"Waitress" Cast to Enjoy Holiday Dinners via IV Drip Between Shows by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - Following the announcement that the cast of Broadway's Waitress is set to perform 10 shows in...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

Neat! This Blog Recipe Doubles as a Lengthy Dramatic Monologue by Broadway Beat

by Alix Markman. @markwoman. APPLETON, WI. – A recent blog recipe posted by self-described theatre artist/spiritual advisor/content...

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Audience Begrudgingly Sits Through Happiest Day of Understudy’s Life by Broadway Beat

by Devin Wallace. @thedevinwallace. NEW YORK, NY - Sara Bareilles’ understudy in Waitress, Emily Davis, performed in her Broadway debut...

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The Actor's Process: Cast Uses Own Personal Trauma for Inspiration in "Winnie the Pooh” Musical by Broadway Beat

by Steven Verdile. Instagram @StevenVerdileCreative. Twitter @StevenVerdile. NEW YORK, NY - Motivating their captivating performances of...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

Fully Immersive "Rock of Ages" Lets You Do Coke Off the Ushers by Broadway Beat

by Max Robinson. NEW YORK, NY - The immersive theater world was abuzz last week with the news that the fully immersive Rock of Ages, set...

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Thursday, September 23, 2021

TEDxBroadway Mandates Masks to Combat Spread of COVID-19, Hide Obvious Cringing by Broadway Beat

by Liz Wiest, @lizkhawiesta. NEW YORK, NY - TedxBroadway, the annual conference everyone is pretending they’ve known about since 1984, is...

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Thursday, September 16, 2021

Dinner Theater Not Good at Either by Broadway Beat

by Louie Aronowitz. @louiearonowitz. WESTCHESTER, NY - Following a string of performances for the last 25 years, Off-Off-Off-Off-Off...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

"Funny Girl" Adds Lea Michele's "Glee" Co-Star, Parents, Best Friends, Childhood Pet Hamster by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio NEW YORK, NY - Additional casting was announced today for next season’s Beanie Feldstein-led revival of Funny...

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