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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Photo Coverage: Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Corey Cott, and More in Action in THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Concert by Walter McBride

On February 18, Manhattan Concert Productions presented a concert performance of Frank Wildhorn and Nan Knighton's musical comedy The Scarlet Pimpernel at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. …

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Up on the Marquee: BEETLEJUICE Arrives on Broadway by Walter McBride

The Winter Garden Theater Box Office 1634 Broadway is officially open for the new Broadway musical comedy Beetlejuice, which begins Broadway performances Thursday, March 28, 2019, with an op…

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Up on the Marquee: ANASTASIA Gets a Makeover with Christy Altomare and Cody Simpson by Walter McBride

Before the holidays, the cast welcomed Australian pop star Cody Simpson in the role of Dmitry.He joinedChristy Altomareas Anastasia, andJohn Bolton, Judy Kaye, Vicki Lewis and Max von Essen.…

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Photo Flashback: Remembering Albert Finney by Walter McBride

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, British actor Albert Finney has passed away at age 82 after a short illness, according to the BBC.

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Photos: FROZEN Gets a Marquee Upgrade For 2019 by Walter McBride

Frozen's Broadway marquee just got an upgrade for 2019 Check out photos of the new display, which features Caissie Levy as Elsa

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Up On The Marquee: TOOTSIE is Heading For Broadway! by Walter McBride

Tootsie is on its way to Broadway bringing a colorful cast of characters to life on stage. Tootsie will open on Broadway on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the Marquis Theatre 210 West 46th Stree…

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal With THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL by Walter McBride

On February 18, Manhattan Concert Productions will present a concert performance of Frank Wildhorn and Nan Knighton's musical comedy The Scarlet Pimpernel at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Cente…

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Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of MCP's THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL by Walter McBride

On February 18, Manhattan Concert Productions will present a concert performance of Frank Wildhorn and Nan Knighton's musical comedy The Scarlet Pimpernel at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Cente…

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Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of SEA WALL / A LIFE by Walter McBride

The New York premiere of Sea Wall A LIFE officially opened last night, February 14. The show was written by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne respectively and directed by Carrie Cracknell, featu…

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of Vineyard Theatre's DO YOU FEEL ANGER? by Walter McBride

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern announce that actor and comedian Justin Long will join the cast of the New York premiere of Mara Nelson-Greenberg'sDOYOUFEEL…

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Photo Coverage: Inside the Latest eduHAM at HAMILTON by Walter McBride

EduHam is a series of HAMILTON Wednesday matinees made available to New York City schools with a high concentration of students from low-income families for the ticket price of only 10. This…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Photo Coverage: THE PROM Cast Celebrates 100 Zazzy Performances on Broadway! by Walter McBride

Tonight belongs to them... the cast of The Prom, that is The new musical, which openedNovember 15, 2018 at the Longacre Theatre, just celebrated its 100th performance on Broadway Check out p…

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Photo Coverage: Inside Second Stage Theater's 32nd Annual All-Star Bowling Classic by Walter McBride

Just last night, Second Stage Theater celebrated its 32nd annual All-Star Bowling Classic. For over 30 years, stars of stage and screen have come out to bowl in support of Second Stage's awa…

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Photo Coverage: Inside the THEY'RE PLAYING OUR SONG 40th Anniversary Concert, Starring Lucie Arnaz and Robert Klein by Walter McBride

A 40th Anniversary reunion benefit concert of the 1979 hit Broadway production of They're Playing Our Song was held on Monday, February 11th at 730 pm at the Music Box Theatre 239 West 45th …

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Photo Coverage: Inside the Closing Night Party For Encores! CALL ME MADAM by Walter McBride

For the second time in Encores history-and to honor City Center's 75th Anniversary Season-the series revived one of its own revivals. A highlight of the second season of Encores 1995 and fea…

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Up on the Marquee: TOOTSIE Arrives on Broadway! by Walter McBride

The box office for the new Broadway musical, Tootsie, is now open at the Marquis Theatre 210 West 46th Street.TOOTSIE begins preview performances on Friday, March 29th and officially opens o…

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Up on the Marquee: KING LEAR, Starring Glenda Jackson by Walter McBride

This season's new Broadway production of William Shakespeare's King Lear, starring two-time Academy Award winner, two-time Emmy Award winner, and 2018 Tony Award winner Glenda Jackson in the…

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Photo Coverage: CALL ME MADAM Takes Closing Night Bows by Walter McBride

For the second time in Encores history-and to honor City Center's 75th Anniversary Season-the series revived one of its own revivals. A highlight of the second season of Encores 1995 and fea…

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Up On The Marquee: GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS by Walter McBride

Gary A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, the new comedy by Pulitzer Prize finalist and MacArthur Fellow Taylor Mac, stars three-time Tony Award winner Nathan Lane and two-time Tony Award winner An…

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Up On The Marquee: BURN THIS by Walter McBride

The first revival of Pulitzer Prize Winner Lanford Wilson's Burn This stars Academy Award Nominee and three-time Emmy Award Nominee Adam Driver Pale, Golden Globe Award Winner and Emmy Award…

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Up On The Marquee: HILLARY AND CLINTON on Broadway! by Walter McBride

Hillary and Clinton, the new play by Tony Award nominee Lucas Hnath, starring award-winning actors Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, has found its home on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre.…

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Up On The Marquee: KISS ME, KATE! by Walter McBride

Kiss Me, Kate will begin preview performances on Thursday, February 14, 2019 and opens officially on Thursday, March 14, 2019. This is a limited engagement through Sunday, June 2, 2019 at St…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

UP ON THE MARQUEE: AIN'T TOO PROUD Lands On Broadway! by Walter McBride

The Broadway transfer of The Temptations bio-musical Ain't Too Proud has officially landed at its Broadway home, the Imperial Theatre

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Photo Coverage: BroadwayWorld Remembers Candice Earley by Walter McBride

BroadwayWorld is saddened to learn of the passing of Candice Earley. According to an obituary, she passed away at home after an, 8-year struggle with Multiple Systems Atrophy. She was 68.

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Photo Coverage: Joey McIntyre Takes His First Bows in WAITRESS by Walter McBride

Joey McIntyre is now donning the white coat of Dr. Pomatter His first performance was last night, Monday February 4 at 7 PM. He plays a limited run through April 7, alongside Stephanie Torns…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Photo Coverage: Inside The 34th Annual Artios Awards by Walter McBride

The 2019 Artios Awards for Television, Theatre, Short Films and Short Form Series held ceremonies in Los Angeles and New York on January 31, 2019. Nominees and winners are voted on by member…

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Photo Coverage: Joey McIntyre and Eddie Jemison Get Ready to Join the Cast of WAITRESS by Walter McBride

Joey McIntyre is set to don the white coat of Dr. Pomatter in Waitress next week Monday February 4, starring through April 7.Eddie Jemison, who played Ogie in the 2007 film of Waitress, is s…

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Photo Coverage: Lynn Ahrens, Adam Kantor, and More at the 61st Grammy Nominee Celebration by Walter McBride

Some of Broadway's best came out for the 61st Grammy nominee celebration in New York City last night. In attendance were Lynn Ahrens, Adam Kantor, Cody Simpson, Joshua Henry, Etai Benson, Ar…

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Photo Coverage: The Backstreet Boys Visit AVENUE Q by Walter McBride

Avenue Q got a surprise visit from boyband superstars The Backstreet Boys at yesterday's performance. BroadwayWorld was there as the band hung out backstage with the cast. Check out the phot…

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Photo Coverage: Inside The Re-Opening Celebration For MY FAIR LADY by Walter McBride

My Fair Lady held a re-opening celebration yesterday to honor new cast members Laura Benanti, Danny Burstein, Rosemary Harris, Christian Dante White, and Clarke Thorell.

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Saturday, January 26, 2019

Photo Flashback: Inside the Legacy Robe Ceremony For RENT in 1996 by Walter McBride

Everything is Rent these days as the world gears up for Rent, live on Fox, tomorrow night. Today, we're taking you back into our archives with this photo from the original production of Rent…

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