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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Photo Coverage: KING KONG Receives Kong Sized 2019 Special Achievement Outer Critics Circle Award! by Monroe George

Last night, cast members from King Kong, as well as Kong himself, received a 2019 Special Achievement Outer Critic Circle Award for their thrilling work on the production.

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Celebrate Mother's Day with Some Broadway Mamas! by Monroe George

BroadwayWorld sat down with Kerry Butler, Teneise Ellis, Ellyn Marsh, Cara Cooper, NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jessica Rush, and Katie Rose Clarke to chat all things motherhood, their biggest c…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Photo Coverage: ROCK OF AGES Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Pop Up At Hard Rock Cafe! by Monroe George

Today in Times Square, famed Q104 classic rock radio host Jim Kerr climbed out onto the marquee of Hard Rock Cafe to announce that the five-time Tony Award-nominated musical ROCK OF AGES wil…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Photo Coverage: MEAN GIRLS Celebrates 1st Year on Broadway! by Monroe George

A milestone was celebrated just yesterday at theAugust Wilson Theatre Mean Girls creatorsTina Fey, Jeff Richmond, Nell Benjamin,and Casey Nicholaw gathered with the cast to toast the product…

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Photo Coverage: Billy Porter, Glenn Close, Casey Cott and More on the Red Carpet of THE PROM Hosted by Ryan Murphy by Monroe George

Ryan Murphy hosted a special performance of The Prom last night At the show, he also announced that he will be developing the musical into a movie, as BroadwayWorld previously reported.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Photo Coverage: Chita Rivera, Al Roker & Beowulf Boritt Receive Honors at the Broadway Beacon Awards by Monroe George

Just last night, April 8, Inside Broadway Executive Director, Michael Presser honored Tony Award-winning Broadway icon Chita Rivera, NBC NewsThe Today Show's Al Roker, and scenic designer Be…

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Meet Broadway Couple Jenny Jules and Ralph Brown! by Monroe George

What would you do if, upon walking in on your first date, you saw your date as a sixty-year-old woman Would you turn and run, or would you tell her you saw your future The Ferryman's Ralph B…

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Photo Coverage: Alex Brightman Launches IT'S (GAME) SHOWTIME! at BEETLEJUICE! by Monroe George

Just yesterday, Alex Brightmanlaunched 'It's Game Showtime,' a live game show hosted by members of the BEETLEJUICE cast every Tuesday during preview performances outside the Winter Garden Th…

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Sunday, March 31, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Meet The Mills- The Show Family Taking Over Broadway! by Monroe George

It runs in the family BroadwayWorld sits down with the Mills family to get the low down on what it is like to be a family of three working on Broadway. Meet the Mills Greg Mills is a swing a…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Photo Coverage: FROZEN Cast Celebrates One Year on Broadway! by Monroe George

Just yesterday, the company of Frozen celebrated itsfirst anniversary with a party at The Stinger cocktail bar in The Intercontinental. On hand for the festivities were original stars Caissi…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Photo Coverage: Mary Wilson, Berry Gordy & More Walk the Red Carpet at AIN'T TOO PROUD by Monroe George

'Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of The Temptations' opened last night, March 21, at Broadway's legendary Imperial Theatre 249 West 45th Street. Checkout photos from the red carpet below

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Photo Coverage: Christopher Sieber, Joe Iconis, Lauren Ridloff, and More Present at the Shubert Foundation's 5th Annual High School Theatre Festival! by Monroe George

One hundred and fifty talented NYC public school students made their Broadway debuts when the 5th annual SHUBERT FOUNDATION HIGH SCHOOL THEATRE FESTIVAL for NYC Public Schools took place on …

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Photo Coverage: Opening Up! Shoshana Bean Takes Her First Bow in WAITRESS! by Monroe George

Opening up Shoshana Bean has officially taken over the role of Jenna in Waitress Bean had her first performance on March 18, and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos below

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Photo Coverage: HARRY POTTER Alum Chris Rankin Visits PUFFS! by Monroe George

PUFFS - which just celebrated its 750th show off Broadway,is currently enjoying a record-breaking run at New World Stages 340 West 50th Street. From its origins at the Peoples Improv Theater…

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Photo Coverage: Chita Rivera, Christopher Sieber, and More Celebrate Bob Mackie at TDF Gala! by Monroe George

'The Chers' Stephanie J. Block, Teal Wicks and Micaela Diamond from THE CHER SHOW Caissie Levy, Elsa in FROZEN James T. Lane, Paul in KISS ME, KATE and Ali Stroker, Ado Annie in OKLAHOMA per…

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Friday, March 8, 2019

Photo Coverage: The Women of WAITRESS Celebrate International Women's Day! by Monroe George

The stage of the Brooks Atkinson Theatre was filled with thewomen working on WAITRESS last night as the show celebrated International Women's Day. Check out a photo below

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Monday, February 18, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Celebrate Love with More of Broadway's Favorite Couples! by Monroe George

It may be 50 of candy today, but there's no discounting these sweet love stories. BroadwayWorld is back with even more of your favorite Broadway couples, with all the 'aw' and 'ah' moments i…

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Celebrate Valentine's Day with Some of Broadway's Favorite Couples! by Monroe George

You've watched them fall in love on and off stage of some of Broadway's biggest shows, but now BroadwayWorld is letting you in on some of the sweetest moments between your favorite Broadway …

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Photo Coverage: Laura Benanti, Michael Park, Teal Wicks, and More Perform to Benefit Immigrant Families at 54 Below by Monroe George

Earlier this week, Laura Benanti, Emily Bergl and more performed in Broadway Sings, An Evening of Musical Theatre Support Immigrant Families Together. This grassroots organization is working…

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Photo Coverage: Westminster Dog Show Winner Makes Broadway Debut in PRETTY WOMAN by Monroe George

The 'Best in Show' winner of this year's Westminster Dog Show made his Broadway debut last night King, the Wire Fox Terrier had a walk-on role during last night's performance of Pretty Woman.

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Saturday, January 19, 2019

Photo Coverage: Tiki Barber, Callum Francis and Andy Kelso Join The Cast of KINKY BOOTS by Monroe George

Last night, Tiki Barber NFL superstar and New York Giants legend took over the role of Don in the Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots. The show also welcomed Andy Kelso back to the factor…

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Friday, January 18, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Celebrating the Swings of Broadway! by Monroe George

Join BWW as we celebrate the Swings of Broadway Read below as we hear about some of the craziest moments from swings from Pretty Woman, Mean Girls, and The Prom.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Photo Coverage: The Cast of THE FERRYMAN Celebrate 100th Show on Broadway! by Monroe George

Today, the Broadway clan of The Ferryman celebrated their 100th Broadway performance. City Cakes baked up a giant goose shaped cake to celebrate the milestone Check out the cast and their ca…

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Monday, January 14, 2019

BroadwayCon Photo Roundup: Day Three! by Monroe George

BroadwayWorld was on hand during the third and final day of BroadwayCon, where we got previews of this season's upcoming musicals, panels with My Fair Lady, and more.

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Sunday, January 13, 2019

BroadwayCon Photo Roundup: Day One and Two! by Monroe George

BroadwayWorld brought you along for the ride during the first two days of BroadwayCon Featuring events such as the reunion of the cast of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, panels with Be Mor…

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Photo Coverage: Opening Up! Sara Bareilles And Gavin Creel Take Their First Bows at WAITRESS! by Monroe George

Tonight Tony Award nomineeSara Bareilles, returned to her Broadway baby,Waitressin the role of Jenna, joined by Tony Award-winner,Gavin Creelas Dr. Pomatter for a limited engagement through …

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Photo Coverage: Lightning Strikes Twice! Meet the Cast of THE LIGHTNING THIEF National Tour by Monroe George

The upcoming national tour of THE LIGHTNING THIEF THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL -the musical adaption of the New York Times best-selling novel written by Rick Riordan, is getting ready to launch…

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Photo Coverage: CATS National Tour Gets Ready to Pounce on Providence! by Monroe George

The North American tour of the first ever Broadway revival of Catsis getting ready to launch fromProvidence Performing Arts Center on January 22, 2019 and play 24 cities in its first season.…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Photo Coverage: Mario Cantone, Susan Lucci & More Read Up Backstage at CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY by Monroe George

Celebrity Autobiography, the award-winning hit comedy show in which celebrities act out other celebrities' jaw-dropping memoirs verbatim, comes to Broadway's Marquis Theatre 210 West 46th St…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Photo Coverage: It's All About the Girl Power in Rehearsals with AMERICAN GIRL LIVE by Monroe George

Experience American Girl in an all-new musical, coming to a city near you AMERICAN GIRL LIVE is a premiere stage production, featuring all-original songs and unforgettable experiences. Come …

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Photo Coverage: Conor Maynard Joins The Cast of KINKY BOOTS! by Monroe George

Conor Maynard joined the company of Kinky Boots on November 19 Check out photos of his first bows below

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