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Monday, April 22, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 22nd - BEETLEJUICE and HILLARY & CLINTON Top Growth by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Beetlejuice 28.59, Hadestown 18.56, Oklahoma 7.58, Tootsie The Musical 6.32 and The Cher Show 6.07. The top growing current Broadway plays were…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

VIDEO: Ben Platt Releases New Video for 'Older' by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has a first look ata brand new video for Ben Platt's song 'Older' below

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Monday, April 15, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 15th - OKLAHOMA and HILLARY AND CLINTON Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Oklahoma 16.10, Hadestown 8.86, Tootsie The Musical 5.39, Ain't Too Proud 4.06 and BeetleJuice 3.53. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 8th - OKLAHOMA Tops Growth Following Opening Night! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Oklahoma 33.30, Tootsie The Musical 7.87, Hadestown 6.74, Ain't Too Proud 5.79 and BeetleJuice 4.71. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Breaking Video: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Memory' From The CATS Film by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has just learned that at a special CinemaCon event today, Jennifer Hudson performed 'Memory' - Grizabella's soaring second act ballad which convinces the Jellicles to select he…

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BWW Exclusive Interview: Louise Pitre Talks MARIE, DANCING STILL at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre and More by Alan Henry

Peck and Louise Pitre play Marie - young and adult, respectively. We sat down with Pitre to talk about creating the role of Adult Marie in the 5th Avenue Theatre production during early prev…

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Monday, April 1, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 1st - AIN'T TOO PROUD & HILLARY AND CLINTON Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 25th - AIN'T TOO PROUD & HILLARY AND CLINTON Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 18th - AIN'T TOO PROUD and THE FERRYMAN Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Rialto Chatter: Hugh Jackman Will Return To Broadway In THE MUSIC MAN by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has learned that Hugh Jackman will return to Broadway, starring as Harold Hill in a revival of The Music Man Jackman posted a photo alluding to the upcoming revival on his Inst…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 11th - AIN'T TOO PROUD and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Michael Urie Led TORCH SONG Tour Postponed Due To Scheduling Issues by Alan Henry

The acclaimed production of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Songwas set to embarkon a national tour launching fall 2019 at Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre. The national to…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 4th - AIN'T TOO PROUD and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 18th - BE MORE CHILL Tops Broadway Growth In Its First Week! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 11th by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 4th - THE PROM and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereThe Prom1.63,The Cher Show1.10,My Fair Lady0.97,Book of Mormon0.92 andPretty Woman0.88.The top growing current Broadway plays wereNetwork3.32,To…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Rialto Chatter: Could London's SIX the Musical Be Headed to Broadway? by Alan Henry

Could the LondonWest End hit SIX the musical be headed to Broadway

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Exclusive: The Muny Then And Now - Inside The 101st Season Renovations At America's Largest Outdoor Musical Theatre by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive, interactive, inside look at renovations at The Muny as the venue gears up for it's 101st season of bringing St. Louis audiences first-class Broadway productio…

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Breaking: JAGGED LITTLE PILL Will Come To Broadway This Fall by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that the Diane Paulus directed musical, Jagged Little Pill, will come to Broadway this fall following an out of town tryout at Cambridge's American Repertory Thea…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 28th - THE PROM and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.03, Frozen 1.56, Pretty Woman 1.23, My Fair Lady 1 and The Cher Show0.87.The top growing current Broadway plays were Network 5.51, T…

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Exclusive: The Canadian Company Of COME FROM AWAY Welcomes Islanders to the Rock in Return Concert Engagement by Alan Henry

For the Toronto company of Come From Away, their return to Newfoundland this week is a homecoming of sorts - bringing back to the island the musical that tells the stories of those who were …

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Monday, January 21, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 21st - THE PROM and THE NEW ONE Top Growth For 2nd Consecutive Week by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.55, The Cher Show 1.42, King Kong 1.04, My Fair Lady 1.03 and Pretty Woman 1.03.The top growing current Broadway plays were The New …

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Monday, January 14, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 14th - THE PROM Tops Social Growth Following BroadwayCon Weekend! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereThe Prom3.10,The Cher Show1.52,King Kong1.45,Pretty Woman1.11 andCome From Away0.78.The top growing current Broadway plays wereThe New One7.44,T…

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

Brittney Johnson Makes History As First Glinda of Color in an English-Language Production of WICKED by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has learned that tonight Brittney Johnson makes her Glinda debut in WICKED on Broadway, becoming the first actress of color to play the part.

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Monday, January 7, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 7th - THE PROM and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.29, The Cher Show 1.66, Head Over Heels 1.28, Once On this Island 1.04 and King Kong 0.92.The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Lea Salonga To Star In SWEENEY TODD in Manila by Alan Henry

Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group announced this morning that Tony And Olivier Award-winning actress Lea Salonga will take on the role of Mrs. Lovett in Stephen Sondheim's classic musi…

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Monday, October 15, 2018

COME FROM AWAY Will Play Newfoundland in Concert by Alan Henry

The made-in-Canada phenomenon that isCOME FROM AWAYis coming to St. John's. The show that has become the toast of Broadway and Toronto, will play eight benefit performances in a concert vers…

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Monday, September 24, 2018

VIDEO: Ma-Anne Dionisio and Louise Pitre Will Lead NEXT TO NORMAL in Toronto by Alan Henry

Broadway vets Ma-Anne Dionisio Flower Drum Song and Louise Pitre Mamma Mia, Tony Nomination will appear in the off-Mirvish production of NEXT TO NORMAL, beginning April 26th in Toronto - pre…

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Friday, September 21, 2018

BroadwayWorld Launches on Flipboard by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld is very excited to announce that we're now available on Flipboard, one of the most popular news feed apps for iPhone, Android, and Windows

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Friday, September 14, 2018

Six Broadway Theatres To Dim Lights For Marin Mazzie September 19th by Alan Henry

Today, we're remembering some of Marin's greatest performances. Re-live her performances of these iconic songs in the videos below.

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Marin Mazzie Has Passed Away at Age 57 by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report the passing of Marin Mazzie at age 57. Mazzie had previously suffered from and shared publicly her battle with ovarian cancer.

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