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Thursday, June 18, 2020

BroadwayHD Presents Falsettos Sing-A-Long for Pride Month by Broadway Direct

In celebration of Pride Month, BroadwayHD has partnered with Lincoln Center Theater to present a special free sing-a-long watch party of the Tony-nominated Live From Lincoln Center’s broad…

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Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More Form Black Theatre United by Broadway Direct

Several Black theatre industry members have formed together to create Black Theatre United in light of the recent protests and spotlight on the Black Lives Matter movement. Black Theatre Uni…

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Our Commitment to Building a Better Broadway by Broadway Direct

Like much of the country, our team at Broadway Direct has been horrified in recent weeks by the unjust killing of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks, and so many ot…

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Thursday, June 11, 2020

Watch Now: “I Wish It Would Rain” from the Cast of Ain’t Too Proud by Broadway Direct

From the cast & band of Ain't Too Proud, #BlackLivesMatter. The post Watch Now: “I Wish It Would Rain” from the Cast of Ain’t Too Proud appeared first on Broadway Direct.

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Friday, June 5, 2020

Watch Now: “America” from the Broadway Cast of Hamilton by Broadway Direct

In a country hurting from racism and oppression, the Broadway cast of Hamilton used the words of Langston Hughes, Bob Marley, and Lin-Manuel Miranda to call for peace and equality. That was …

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

We Are Freestyle Love Supreme Documentary Postponed by Broadway Direct

The We Are Freestyle Love Supreme documentary, set to premiere on Hulu on June 5, has been postponed. A new release date has yet to be announced. In a statement made on the Freestyle Love Su…

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Monday, June 1, 2020

Postponed: Broadway on Demand’s Tony Awards Celebration by Broadway Direct

Broadway On Demand has just announced that it will postpone the Tony Awards celebration event that had been originally scheduled for Sunday, June 7. Broadway on Demand CEO/President, Sean Ce…

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Friday, May 29, 2020

BroadwayHD Presents Special Tony Award Playlist by Broadway Direct

Even though the Tony Awards have been postponed this year due to the pandemic, the theatre community still looks to ways of celebrating the joys of Broadway. Starting June 1 on BroadwayHD, T…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Watch Now: We Are Freestyle Love Supreme Documentary Trailer by Broadway Direct

Before the world knew of the Broadway musicals In The Heights and Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda started an improv hip-hop group called Freestyle Love Supreme. This film chronicles the group's…

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Watch Now: Get Ready for the Roger Rees Awards This Monday by Broadway Direct

Tune in to the 2020 Roger Rees Awards on Monday, June 1 at 7:00 pm EDT, co-hosted by Frank DiLella and Andrew Barth Feldman. Read about the behind-the-scenes of how the Roger Rees Awards wil…

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Thomas Kail to Lead New Movie Adaptation of Fiddler on the Roof by Broadway Direct

Tony-winner Thomas Kail, most well-known for his Broadway collaborations with Lin-Manuel Miranda on In The Heights and Hamilton, has been slated to direct a new feature film adaption of t…

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Tune-in Alert: Broadway on Demand to Stream Allegiance by Broadway Direct

Broadway On Demand, the new streaming platform for theater fans, will present the online streaming premiere of Broadway’s Allegiance tomorrow, Friday, May 29. The much-lauded musical with…

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BroadwayHD Announces Star-Studded June Titles by Broadway Direct

Summer is coming, and with a new month, comes a new lineup of BroadwayHD listings. This month brings another exciting lineup and star-studded casts, including hit comedies, original musical …

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Broadway Songs for Cooking & Baking by Broadway Direct

Cooking can often be whatever you need it to be, whether you’re looking for a fun carefree activity or a calming cathartic experience. Add the perfect playlist into the mix and you have a …

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Hairspray Live! to Stream Next on The Shows Must Go On by Broadway Direct

The Shows Must Go On has been streaming all the Broadway favorites straight to your home throughout quarantine, and this week is no different. The next show to stream on the YouTube channel …

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

5 Questions with Robyn Hurder of Moulin Rouge! The Musical by Broadway Direct

Robyn Hurder is no stranger to the Broadway stage, with previous credits in Chicago, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Grease, The Wedding Singer, and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. More recently, the …

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

SMASH, A New Musical, Is Heading to Broadway by Broadway Direct

Today it has been announced that SMASH, A New Musical, has finally set its sights on Broadway. Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt, and Neil Meron will serve as the lead producers and will d…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Broadway Songs for Morning Motivation by Broadway Direct

Waking up in the morning can be tough, but one thing that is sure to make it easier is having the perfect playlist get your day off to the right start! Broadway musicals have plenty of hits …

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Monday, May 18, 2020

Watch Now: Cast of Moulin Rouge! The Musical Sing “Lady Marmalade” by Broadway Direct

Like other Broadway shows, Moulin Rouge! The Musical is currently closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. But social-distancing cast members Jacqueline B. Arnold, Robyn Hurder, Holly James a…

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Broadway Songs for Little Ones by Broadway Direct

One of the beautiful things about the theater world is that its magic and energy are capable of captivating audiences and participants of all ages. Many performers and theater artists discov…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Broadway Songs for Dancing by Broadway Direct

Sometimes when life has got you down, there’s no better pick-me-up than to dance it out. Musical theatre has no shortage of total dance anthems, so if you’re in need of a dance break, yo…

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5 Questions with Caitlin Houlahan of Girl From the North Country by Broadway Direct

You might know Caitlin Houlahan from when she stepped into the role of Dawn in the long-running musical Waitress, the first time in 2016 for her Broadway debut, and the last to close out the…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Plaza Suite Postpones Broadway Run to March 2021 by Broadway Direct

Today, producers for the upcoming revival of Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite announced new production dates with stars Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker, directed by John Benjamin Hickey…

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Watch Now: “Something’s Coming” from West Side Story by Broadway Direct

"It is always hard to see the light at the end of a tunnel and even more so, that of a tunnel we've never been in before. 'Something's coming, something good!' would be good to keep in mind …

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Watch Now: Disney on Broadway Performs “You’ll Be In My Heart” by Broadway Direct

Disney on Broadway stars Merle Dandridge, Heather Headley, Adam Jacobs, Caissie Levy, Kara Lindsay, Kevin Massey and Josh Strickland perform 'You'll Be In My Heart' from Disney's Tarzan as p…

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Watch Now: Idina Menzel and Ben Platt Perform “A Whole New World” by Broadway Direct

Idina Menzel and Ben Platt team up to perform 'A Whole New World' from Disney's Aladdin as part of 'The Disney Family Singalong: Volume II.' The post Watch Now: Idina Menzel and Ben Platt Pe…

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Friday, May 8, 2020

Broadway Songs for Girl Power by Broadway Direct

We’ve rounded up a list of the best Girl Power anthems Broadway has to offer. This mix is full of tracks that celebrate the strong female characters in musical theatre, who have brought st…

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Watch Now: Into The Woods in Quarantine by Broadway Direct

Watch this new video with some Broadway favorites singing the title song from Into The Woods. to benefit the Actors Fund. Starring Michael Berresse (Narrator), Audrey Cardwell (Florinda), Ma…

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Broadway Songs for Relaxing by Broadway Direct

Music has the power to greatly influence the mood and energy of the listener. When you’re feeling stressed or overwhelmed, music can help you to calm your mind and find relaxation. With su…

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One-Question Survey: How Likely Are You to Attend Broadway? by Broadway Direct

Broadway Direct is conducting a series of one-question surveys that will help us determine how best to serve you during this time and beyond. See them all. Thank you for your input, and we h…

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Friday, May 1, 2020

Broadway Songs from the “Do Not Sing” List by Broadway Direct

We’ve all heard of it: the infamous “Do Not Sing” list. Those quintessential Broadway songs that call your name when you’re picking your repertoire for an audition and entice you eve…

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