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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

BWW Interview: Justin Paul and Glenn Slater Talk Collaborating for the AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE Musical Episode by Kaitlin Milligan

Justin Paul and Glenn Slater are renowned composers Paul has written for Dear Evan Hansen and The Greatest Showman, and Slater for Disney's Tangled and School of Rock on Broadway. Paul and S…

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Friday, May 10, 2019

BWW Interview: Marc Kudisch Talks Playing Agent Rathbone on THE TICK by Kaitlin Milligan

Marc Kudischis athree-time Tony Award Nominee, Drama Desk Award winner and two-time Outer Critics Circle Award Nominee who has spent over three decades on the stage. Currently, he joined the…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BWW Interview: Kelli Barrett Talks Playing Liza Minnelli on FOSSE/VERDON by Kaitlin Milligan

Broadway star KelliBarrettcurrently stars on FX's FosseVerdon asLiza Minnelli. The series follows Bob Fosse, who a visionary filmmaker and one of theater's most influential choreographers an…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

THE PROM, THE BOYS IN THE BAND and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's May Stage-to-Screen Report by Kaitlin Milligan

This past month was filled with exciting stage-to-screen news In casting news, The In the Heights film rounded out its cast and Mike Faist joined the West Side Story film. The plays Outside …

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Friday, April 26, 2019

BroadwayWorld Assembles the Broadway Avengers! by Kaitlin Milligan

The most highly-anticipated film of 2019 is AVENGERS ENDGAME. After ten years and 22 movies, the Avengers saga is coming to an end.The film is the follow-up to Avengers Infinity War, which l…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Day-o! The Most Iconic BEETLEJUICE Film Moments by Kaitlin Milligan

Today, the ghost-with-the-most makes his Broadway debut in this edgy and irreverent musical comedy,BEETLEJUICE, based onTim Burton's dearly beloved film.Beetlejuicetells the story of Lydia D…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

BWW Flashback: Get to Know INK Star Bertie Carvel by Kaitlin Milligan

Bertie Carvel stars in the Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of Ink, written by Olivier Award winner James Graham. Carvel reprises his Olivier Award-winning performance as Rupert Mu…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

BWW Interview: Paloma Garcia-Lee Talks WEST SIDE STORY Casting by Kaitlin Milligan

Yesterday, additional casting was announced for the highly anticipated film adaptation of West Side Story from director Steven Spielberg. Paloma Grace-Lee was cast as Graziella, the girlfrie…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

GREASE Prequel in the Works at Paramount with Writer John August Attached by Kaitlin Milligan

Paramount Players is developing aGreaseprequel, titledSummer Loving, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Holland Taylor Joins TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE Sequel by Kaitlin Milligan

Deadline reports that Madeleine Arthur will reprise her role as Christine inNetflix'sAll The Boys I've Loved Beforesequel, which has also added Emmy winnerHolland TaylorandSarayu Blue. Stars…

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ALADDIN, CATS, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's April Stage-to-Screen Report by Kaitlin Milligan

This last month came with a lot of newstage to screen news and we're here to catch you up on all of it The film adaptation everyone is talking about, CATS, just recently wrapped production T…

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Chris Evans Reveals That He Wants to Star in a Musical! by Kaitlin Milligan

During an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Chris Evans talked about everything from Avengers Endgame, to his relationship history, and even his dream of starring in a musical

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Monday, January 28, 2019

BWW Review: The Message of RENT Holds Strong Despite Many Problems by Kaitlin Milligan

RENT on FOX, the live musical event, began its broadcast with the words 'previously recorded' on the screen. Brennin Hunt, who plays Roger Davis in the show, broke his foot during dress rehe…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Snubs and Surprises of the 2019 OSCARS Nominations by Kaitlin Milligan

This morning, nominations for the 91stOSCARSwere announced by Tracee Ellis Ross and Kumail Nanjiani.Find out who was snubbed and what surprised us

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Monday, December 31, 2018

A Look Back: Our Top Ten Stage-to-Screen Moments of 2018 by Kaitlin Milligan

2018 saw many stage to screen adaptations on our televisions, streaming services, and at the movies, and BroadwayWorld is here to count down 10 of our favorite moments from the year

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

MARY POPPINS RETURNS is a Long Way from 1964 by Kaitlin Milligan

MARY POPPINS RETURNS is a sequel to the classic 1964 film, MARY POPPINS, starringEmily Blunt as Mary Poppins, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer and Julie Walters with Colin Fir…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

BWW Flashback: A Look Back on NETWORK and Why It Still Resonates by Kaitlin Milligan

The National Theatre production of Network, produced by David Binder, the National Theatre, Patrick Myles, David Luff, Ros Povey and Lee Menzies, opens tonight, December 6 at Broadway's Bela…

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Monday, November 12, 2018

Get to Know the Star of THE NEW ONE, Mike Birbiglia! by Kaitlin Milligan

On Sunday, November 11th, Mike Birbiglia's newest show, 'The New One,' opened on Broadway at the Cort Theater. Birbiglia makes his Broadway debut, but this isn't his first foray into the wor…

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

Long Live the King: The Lasting Cultural Impact of KING KONG by Kaitlin Milligan

Today, King Kong the Musical opens on Broadway at the Broadway Theatre. Many people are probably wondering, how did King Kong end up a musical It does seem puzzling at first, to think a film…

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

BWW Review: A VERY WICKED HALLOWEEN Reminds Us How We've Been Changed 'For Good' by Kaitlin Milligan

To celebrate Wicked's 15th Anniversary on Broadway, NBC threw a Halloween party for the ages with 'A Very Wicked Halloween Celebrating 15 Years on Broadway. Hosted by Idina Menzel and Kristi…

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Sunday, February 28, 2016

BWW Updating Live! Stars of Stage and Screen React to THE OSCARS by Kaitlin Milligan

The 88th Annual Academy Awards telecast will air live coast-to-coast on Sunday, February 28th 830 PM ET530 PM PT on ABC and BroadwayWorld will keep you updated on all of the reactions good o…

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016

BWW Classifieds: Apply for Your Dream Job at The Public Theater, Paper Mill, and More! by Kaitlin Milligan

Whether in New York, L.A., or anywhere around the globe, BroadwayWorld is your connection to theatre's best jobs and best of all, it is completelyFREEfor job posters and job seekers

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Thursday, February 11, 2016

BWW Classifieds: Apply for Your Dream Job at NY City Center, Feinstein's/54 Below, Signature Theatre and More! by Kaitlin Milligan

Whether in New York, L.A., or anywhere around the globe, BroadwayWorld is your connection to theatre's best jobs and best of all, it is completelyFREEfor job posters and job seekers

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

BWW Column: The British (Television) Invasion You Didn't Know Was Happening by Kaitlin Milligan

Twenty years ago, British television was essentially unknown to Americans. Without streaming services like Netflix or platforms like YouTube, it was virtually impossible to watch any shows f…

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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

BWW Classifieds: Apply for Your Dream Job at Lincoln Center, Lyric Theatre, and More! by Kaitlin Milligan

Whether in New York, L.A., or anywhere around the globe, BroadwayWorld is your connection to theatre's best jobs and best of all, it is completely FREE for job posters and job seekers

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Sunday, January 31, 2016

BWW Live Blog: Head Back to Rydell High with GREASE: LIVE, Tonight AT 7PM! Follow Along Live! by Kaitlin Milligan

Tonight is the night, FOX's first live musical telecast The buzz aboutGREASE LIVE couldn't be bigger, with a star-studded cast lead by Aaron Tveit and Julianne Hough and direction from HAMIL…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

BWW Classifieds: Apply for Your Dream Job at Second Stage, 54 Below, Berkeley Rep, and More! by Kaitlin Milligan

Whether in New York, L.A., or anywhere around the globe, BroadwayWorld is your connection to theatre's best jobs and best of all, it is completely FREE for job posters and job seekers

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Saturday, January 2, 2016

BWW Recap: Holmes Solves the Case of 'The Abominable Bride' on SHERLOCK by Kaitlin Milligan

SHERLOCK is back, kind of. In a one-off New Year's special, Holmes and Watson return--in the 19th century--to solve the case of the Abominable Bride.

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Thursday, December 3, 2015

BWW Updating Live! Stars of Stage and Screen React to THE WIZ LIVE by Kaitlin Milligan

NBC's upcoming holiday production of THE WIZ LIVE will air TONIGHT at 8pm ESTThe production will star newcomerShanice Williamsas Dorothy alongside Grammy and Golden Globe-winnerQueen Latifah…

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Saturday, September 19, 2015

BWW Profile: Allison Janney, Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen by Kaitlin Milligan

Allison Janney is a stage and screen legend a six-time Emmy Award winner and a two-time Tony nominee. Janney was born in Ludlow Falls, Ohio, and attended Kenyon College. After school, she tr…

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Monday, September 14, 2015

BWW Profile: Tituss Burgess Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen by Kaitlin Milligan

Tituss Burgess is a seasoned Broadway performer who has crossed over into the world of Television in a big way. As one of the star's of UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT, Tituss was nominated for Be…

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