Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Odds & Ends: Ben Platt, Daniel Dae Kim & More Join B.J. Novak's Anthology Series The Premise by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Broadway Stars Cast in New Anthology Series from FX Broadway alums Ben Platt and Daniel Dae Kim have joined B.J. Novak's Th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:48PM

Talia Suskauer, Allison Bailey & More Confirmed for Wicked National Tour by Lindsey Sullivan

These stars are soaring back to Oz! As previously reported, Wicked will resume its national touring production this summer, becoming the first national tour to do so since the COVID-19 pande…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:32PM

Exclusive! Watch Jeremy Jordan Sing Emotional Finale From New Musical In The Light by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com is offering an exclusive first look of Jeremy Jordan singing "Her Embrace" from the new musical In the Light: A Faustian Tale. With a score by Michael Mott, the musical follows…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:06AM
Monday, July 26, 2021

The Phantom of the Opera's Lucy St. Louis on Making History as Christine Daaé: 'This Is More Than a Dream Role' by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an interview with Lucy St. Louis, who will make history as Christine Daaé when The Phantom of the Opera resumes performances in the West End…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:42PM

Tony Winners Leslie Odom Jr. & Ellen Burstyn Set for Exorcist Reboot by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winners Leslie Odom Jr. and Ellen Burstyn are set to star in the upcoming Exorcist reboot, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Odom Jr., who recently garnered an Emmy nomination for h…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:42PM

Odds & Ends: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie Movie Musical to Open Outfest by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Everybody's Talking About Jamie to Open LGBTQ+ Film Festival The film version of the West End musical Everybody's Talking A…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:42PM

Costume Designer Emilio Sosa Named New Chair of the American Theatre Wing by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony-nominated costume and fashion designer Emilio Sosa has been elected the new chair of the American Theatre Wing. He will succeed current co-chairs David Henry Hwang and Ted Chapin, who w…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:24PM

Hear Lea Michele Sing 'Sweet Child o' Mine' for New Lullaby Album Forever by Broadway.com

Lea Michele is releasing a new album. The Broadway alum and former Glee star announced the news in a sweet video, featuring her son, Ever Leo, who will turn one on August 20. In the video, …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:24PM

Tony-Winning Comedian Jackie Mason Dies at 93 by Broadway.com

Legendary comedian Jackie Mason, who was known for his “Borscht Belt” stand-up style, has died at the age of 93. The New York Times reports that he passed away on July 24 at Mount Sinai …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM

Ramin Karimloo, Lucy St. Louis & Bradley Jaden to Lead Camelot Concert at the London Palladium by Lindsey Sullivan

West End stars are set to lead a one-night-only concert of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's Camelot. Ramin Karimloo, Lucy St. Louis and Bradley Jaden will take on the roles of King Art…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM
Sunday, July 25, 2021

Elaine Paige on Sunday Celebrates the Return of West End Performances by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. On this week's episode, Paige is celebrating the return of…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:54AM
Friday, July 23, 2021

Watch This Taptastic Bullets Over Broadway Tribute to Nick Cordero by Caitlin Moynihan

The American Dance Machine for the 21st Century just released a fresh music video of "T'aint Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do" from Bullets Over Broadway in memory of the late Nick Cordero, who ea…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:18PM

Odds & Ends: Tony Winner Ali Stroker Tapped to Play Disability Rights Crusader Judy Heumann by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Film Based on Judy Heumann's Memoir Eyes Ali Stroker to Star Deadline reports that Apple Original Films has landed rights t…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:18PM

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella Sets New West End Dates by Caitlin Moynihan

Cinderella is going to the ball after all! Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical Cinderella, which previously announced it would not open due to COVID-19 restrictions, has announced new dates. T…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:03AM

Broadway's Diana Reveals Cast Album Release Date & Premieres New Music Video by Lindsey Sullivan

We knew the score to Diana, the new musical about Princess Diana, would be preserved with an original cast album, and now there's a release date: September 24. The album, which comes from U…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:03AM
Thursday, July 22, 2021

Tragedy of Macbeth , Starring Denzel Washington & Frances McDormand, to Open New York Film Festival by Lindsey Sullivan

After being on hiatus due to COVID-19, the starry new screen adaptation of Macbeth will have its world premiere this fall. Variety reports that Joel Coen's film based on Shakespeare's play…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:42PM

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Announces $100 Million Musical & Theatrical Production Tax Credit by Lindsey Sullivan

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the launch of the new $100 million New York City Musical and Theatrical Production Tax Credit designed to help revitalize the theater industry. This pr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:42PM

Odds & Ends: Christy Altomare, Derek Klena & More to Reunite for Songs for a New World Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Songs for a New World Concert to Take Place Under the Stars An outdoor concert production of Jason Robert Brown's Songs for…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:32PM

Original Stars Laura Osnes and Jeremy Jordan to Headline Bonnie & Clyde Concert in West End by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway stars Laura Osnes and Jeremy Jordan will reunite on January 18, 2022 for a one-night-only concert performance of Bonnie & Clyde in the West End’s Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:32PM

Adrienne Warren to Return to Her Tony-Nominated Title Role When Tina: The Tina Turner Musical Bows Again by Lindsey Sullivan

When Tina: The Tina Turner Musical returns to the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on October 8, so will its original leading lady Adrienne Warren! The triple threat, who is nominated for a Tony Award …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

Christmas Spectacular, Featuring the Rockettes, Will Return to Radio City Music Hall in November by Caitlin Moynihan

They're back! The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, starring the Radio City Rockettes, will welcome audiences back this holiday season beginning on November 5. The holiday special is set to …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Odds & Ends: Bette Midler & More Among 44th Kennedy Center Honorees by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Bette Midler Among Kennedy Center Honorees The 44th Kennedy Center Honors will be presented to quite a roster of talent! T…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:18PM

Come From Away Concert at The Lincoln Memorial to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 by Caitlin Moynihan

Welcome to the rock! Members of the Come From Away company will perform a free concert staging of the Broadway musical at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. to commemorate the 20th ann…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM

Hear from The Phantom of the Opera's Lucy St. Louis, Ethan Hawke & More on Broadway Profiles by Lindsey Sullivan

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the latest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, this installment will …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:03AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Odds & Ends: Dear Evan Hansen's Jordan Fisher to Appear in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jordan Fisher to Appear in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Jordan Fisher, who will headline the Broadway retu…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:32PM

Renée Elise Goldsberry, Courtnee Carter & More Set for Billy Porter's What If? Film by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting is set for What If?, the previously announced coming-of-age feature film that marks Tony and Emmy winner Billy Porter's directorial debut. Broadway's Renée Elise Goldsberry and Cour…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:24PM

Flying Over Sunset Shifts Broadway Start Date by a Week by Caitlin Moynihan

Lincoln Center Theater's Flying Over Sunset, which was cut short ahead of its first preview due to the Broadway shutdown going into effect on March 12, 2020, has pushed back its Broadway ret…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

Hamilton Confirms Full Cast for West End Return by Caitlin Moynihan

History has its eyes on them! Casting for the West End production of the award-winning Hamilton has been confirmed. As previously announced, Hamilton will resume performances at London's Vic…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

Exclusive! Watch Kristin Chenoweth in New Clip from Schmigadoon! by Caitlin Moynihan

Time to take a trip to Schmigadoon! The new musical TV series, which stars Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key leading a cast that includes stage favorites Aaron Tveit, Kristin Chenoweth, A…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
Monday, July 19, 2021

Odds & Ends: Classic Stage Company Artistic Director John Doyle to Step Down & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Classic Stage Company Announces Season Lineup; John Doyle to Step Down Next Year Off-Broadway's Classic Stage Company has announced the lineup for its upcoming season, which will mark the la…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:42PM

Company's Matt Doyle on the Show's Broadway Return, Why He Stans Patti LuPone & More by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an interview with Company's Matt Doyle. A veteran of hits like The Book of Mormon, War Horse, Spring Awakening and more, Doyle told Broadwa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM

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