Sunday, May 22, 2022

Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

New York Governor Kathy Hochul visited Girl From The North Country on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre this evening. Prior to the show, she visited with the cast and came onstage to give…

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VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Celebrates Sutton Foster's Drama League Award Win with Curtain Call Speech

On Friday night, May 20th, Hugh Jackman made a curtain call speech at The Music Man in honor of Sutton Foster's recent Drama League win. Foster, who currently stars as Marian Paroo alongside…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:33PM

BWW Interview: How Broadway Gave Matthew Morrison 'Credibility' For SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE

Before the world knew him as Will Schuester on the hit television series Glee, Matthew Morrison was dancing on Broadway in the ensemble of shows like Footloose and the Rocky Horror Show. Now…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:26PM

Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Billy Crystal, Mr. Saturday Night and The Tricky Business of When (and when not) To Be Funny

When portraying a comedian in a play, sometimes getting the laugh is not the point.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:04AM
Saturday, May 21, 2022

BWW Interview: Director Peter Avery and Mateo Lizcano Talk The Shubert Foundation's 2022 High School Theatre Festival

More than 100 talented young NYC public school theatre artists will make their Broadway debuts in The Shubert Foundation's 2022 High School Theatre Festival for NYC Public Schools on Monday,…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:51PM

VIDEO: Inside Look at Pioneer Theatre Company's Production of HELLO, DOLLY! Starring Paige Davis

The Pioneer Theatre Company has released a new trailer for their production of Hello, Dolly! The show runs now through May 28th at the Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre, located at 300 South …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:16PM

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of MJ THE MUSICAL Give Stevie Wonder a Birthday Serenade

On Thursday night, MJ the Musical had a very special guest in the audience. Stevie Wonder attended the musical in celebration of his 72nd birthday, which was on May 13th. The cast of the Ton…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:25AM

Photos: Stars from A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, THE MUSIC MAN, and More Turn Out for the Drama League Awards!

This afternoon, Emmy Award-winning journalist Frank DiLella hosted the 88th Annual Drama League Awards alongside theatrical legends and Tony Award winners! Go inside the ceremony!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:19AM
Friday, May 20, 2022

Theatre 80 St. Marks Owners Fight to Keep Venue After Being Told to Vacate By August

Downtown theatre staple, Theatre 80 St. Marks, is facing an uncertain future as its owners face eviction this summer. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:03PM

Baayork Lee, Jon Rua, Josh Rhodes and More Join Pittsburgh CLO's Summer Musicals

Pittsburgh CLO has announced the creative teams for the 2022 Summer of Musicals at the Benedum Center. This talented and highly sought-after group of creative specialists will bring Broadwa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:22PM

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Season 3 Premiere Date Announced

Disney+ has announced that season 3 of High School Musical: The Series will debut in 2022, teasing a possible Frozen performance as this year's East High musical. Past musical performances …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:03PM

Memorial for Playwright Arthur Giron to Take Place at the Cherry Lane Theatre

Arthur Giron, playwright, passed away February 2, 2022. A memorial for Giron will be taking place at the Cherry Lane Theatre, Thursday, May 26 at noon, open to the public. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:58PM

Anna Anderson, LaDonna Burns & More to Star in HAIR in Concert, Presented by Creating In Color Music & BTC

Creating In Color Music in partnership with the Black Theatre Coalition will present a new concert series at the legendary Stonewall Inn. Following the sold-out presentation of Hello Dol…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:31PM

Happy Eliza Doolittle Day!

'On the twentieth of May, I proclaim Eliza Doolittle Day!' Take a listen to 'Just You Wait' from My Fair Lady to celebrate Eliza's day!

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CSC's SNOW IN MIDSUMMER Begins Previews Tonight; Guests for CLASSIC PERSPECTIVES Conversation Series Announced

Classic Stage Company announced today its full programming for Classic Perspectives, a series of post-show conversations inspired by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig’s play, Snow in Midsummer.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:51PM

VIDEO: First Look at Broadway-Bound BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN'

The Broadway-bound musical Bob Fosse's Dancin' has released a first look at the production, featuring direction by Wayne Cilento. Bob Fosse's Dancin' is currently playing on the Donald and D…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:24PM

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Set Of Alliance Theatre's TRADING PLACES

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the set of Alliance Theatre's world premiere musical, Trading Places. Inspired by the iconic and beloved 1983 Paramount Pictures film, Trading Places is a …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:43PM

FOR COLORED GIRLS to Host '100 Women of Hip Hop Sisterhood Sunday' With Camille A. Brown & More

The reimagined revival of Ntozake Shange’s groundbreaking for colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf will host “100 Women of Hip Hop Sisterhood Sunday,…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:40PM

Lynn Nottage & More to Take Part in the Launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative

Today, The Lillys announced the launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative, which aims to honor the great American playwright and civil rights leader’s legacy while investing in those …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:59PM

WATCH: Sarah Brightman & Alfie Boe Talk 'God Save the Queen' Single on BBC's THE ONE SHOW

Sarah Brightman and Alfie Boe appeared on BBC's The One Show to discuss their single of 'God Save the Queen', released in honor of Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee year. 

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Lonny Price Directed WEST SIDE STORY World Tour To Launch December 2022

BroadwayWorld has learned that the West Side Story world tour will resume performances later this year, under the direction of Lonny Price.

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VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Sings in New SIMPSONS Episode Clip

BroadwayWorld is excited to share a clip from the episode, featuring Jackman singing about how the middle class was built in the 1920s. In the episode, Homer aims to finally teache his Bar…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM

Arian Moayed, A STRANGE LOOP's Cherie B Tay & More Take Part in BAC & Cody Renard Richard Scholars Event in New York City

The Cody Renard Richard Scholarship Program and Broadway Advocacy Coalition organized a weekend in New York for its ten program scholars to encourage them to continue in their work in the…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:55PM

Billy Porter, Questlove & More to be Featured in JUNETEENTH: A CELEBRATION OF FREEDOM at the Hollywood Bowl

Sunday, June 19, 2022 marks the anniversary of Black Independence Day in America—Juneteenth. In recognition of this day, a JUNETEENTH: A Celebration of Freedom will take place at the w…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:36PM

Chris Jackson to Join James Monroe Iglehart & More for FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Philadelphia Performances

In addition to the previously announced Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart,  Tony Nominee Chris Jackson will also be appearing in FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME during its engagement at the K…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:30PM

Duncan Sheik to Release New Album 'CLAPTRAP'

Duncan Sheik has shared his new single “Maybe” from the forthcoming AntiFragile Music album Claptrap. Duncan Sheik launched his career as a singer/songwriter with is 1996 self-titled deb…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:22AM

The Broadway League Extends Broadway Mask Policy Through June 30

The Broadway League announced today that the owners and operators of all 41 Broadway theatres in New York City will extend the current mask requirement for audiences through at least June 30…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:04AM

Video: Andrew Barth Feldman Performs 'Archie's All-American' From Joe Iconis' 'ALBUM'

An all new single, “Archie's All-American,” has been released from Album, the new recording by musical theater virtuoso Joe Iconis. The new single features wunderkind actor and former E…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Colin Bates and Caitlin Houlahan Perform at The Wall Street Journal's The Future of Everything Festival

Girl From the North Country cast members Colin Bates and Caitlin Houlahan gave an exclusive live performance at The Wall Street Journal’s The Future of Everything Festival yesterday.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:20AM

LISTEN: Sara Bareilles Joins Ben Platt on 'Grow As We Go' Remix

Get a first list at Sara Bareilles and Ben Platt's new collaboration, 'Grow As We Go.' The track was originally featured on Platt's 'Sing to Me Instead' and was re-released today with the ad…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:15AM

KIMBERLY AKIMBO to Play Booth Theatre; Announces Pre-Sale For Broadway Transfer

The Broadway-bound KIMBERLY AKIMBO has announced its pre-sale and general on-sale dates for its fall bow at the Booth Theatre on Broadway. Find out how to get tickets today!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:07AM