Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Great Performances to Premiere AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, and More of 'Broadway's Best' by TV News Desk

Great Performances presents more of the Great White Way's brightest stars with a new Broadway's Best lineup premiering Fridays, November 2-23 at 9 p.m. on PBS check local listings. Returning…

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Who Will Taylor Swift Play in CATS Film? Andrew Lloyd Webber Reveals Her Role! by Alexa Criscitiello

As BroadwayWorld reported in July, Academy Award-winner Jennifer Hudson will lead Tom Hooper's upcoming film adaptation of CATs as 'Grizabella', alongside Ian McKellen, James Corden, and Tay…

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Here She Comes! Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Launches from Utica Today by BroadwayWorld

Here she comes, world Today, September 25,the first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, launches from the …

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Broadway Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month at VIVA BROADWAY- Watch Live at 4:30pm! by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway League is gearing up forViva Broadway, celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, todayin Duffy Square W 46th St. amp Broadway. The free outdoor celebration will be hosted by singer, …

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Laurie Davidson Joins the Film Adaptation of CATS by TV News Desk

Laurie Davidson has joined the cast of CATS, according to Deadline. The Universal Pictures and Working Title film is based on Andrew Lloyd Webber's classic hit musical.

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DEAR EVAN HANSEN Tour Launches Tonight from Denver! by BroadwayWorld

The smash hit musicalDear Evan Hansenis bringing the laughter and the tears to cities all around the country starting this fall. Performances begin tonight, September 25, at the Denver Cente…

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BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Opens Up the Mic to Jamie Cepero, Corey Mach & More! by Ben Cameron

We recently wished happy birthday to our resident musical genius Joshua Stephen Kartes at a special open mic event. Singers from Japan to England and back again joined together to showcase t…

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VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA with Ali Ewoldt's Instagram Takeover! by Jeffrey Vizcaino

BroadwayWorld has an inside look at The Phantom of the Opera as Ali Ewoldttook over the BWW Instragram this past Saturday, and gave followers a behind the scenes look at the Majestic Theater…

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VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Hits the Recording Studio for New Album! by BroadwayWorld

Living legend Barbra Streisand is hard at work on her next album. She told Variety earlier this year 'The next one I'm doing is called 'What's on My Mind.' I have to express myself in these …

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Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of I WAS MOST ALIVE WITH YOU? by Review Roundups

Playwrights Horizons is currently hosting the premiere production of Craig Lucas' I Was Most Alive with You. Let's see what the critics had to say.

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BWW Review: THE OTHER PLACE, Park Theatre by Laura Jones

Following a successful off-Broadway and Broadway run in 2011 and 2013 respectively, and Tony Award nominations, Sharr White's The Other Place has transferred to London's Park Theatre for its…

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VIDEO: Lea Salonga Goes Retro with Performance of 'Take On Me' by BroadwayWorld

Lea Salonga recently held a press conference to announce her upcoming 40th Anniversary Concert already sold out where she performed a beautiful rendition of 'Take on Me', watch below

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Kenny Leon To Step Down As True Colors Theatre Company's Artistic Director by BroadwayWorld

True Colors Theatre Company proudly announced today the appointment of Jamil Jude to the role of artistic director for the theater, effective at the beginning of the 2019-20 season. A champi…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Sophie Okonedo, Ralph Fiennes, and the Company of ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA by BroadwayWorld

Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony …

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Audience Rewards Announces New VIP Membership Level To Celebrate 10th Anniversary by BroadwayWorld

In honor of its 10th anniversary, Audience Rewards, the nation's first and only loyalty program for patrons of the performing arts, is introducing a new VIP membership level. Audience Reward…

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Meet the Cast of THE WAVERLY GALLERY- Now in Previews! by Julie Musbach

Preview performances begin tonight, Tuesday, September 25, for The Waverly Galleryon Broadway Get to know the cast below

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John Doyle Will Direct Musical About Life of Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat by BroadwayWorld

Alan D. Marks and Barbara Marks have announced the development of the Broadway bound original musical inspired by the life and art of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Jon Batiste The Late Show with Ste…

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VIDEO: Get A Sneak Peek At Goodspeed's THE DROWSY CHAPERONE by BroadwayWorld

Go inside rehearsals forGoodspeed Musicals' The Drowsy Chaperone. Check out footage from rehearsals below

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VIDEO: Sassy Ladies Speak Up in First Edition of MT Shorts, HEY BEAUTIFUL by Stage Tube

MT Shorts just released its first original musical short film, Hey, Beautiful by award-winning composing team Nat Zegree and Eric Holmes, starring Ashley Loren and directed by Kenneth Ferron…

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Roundabout's BERNHARDT/HAMLET Opens Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the world premiere of the Roundabout-commissioned play BernhardtHamlet by Pulitzer finalist Theresa Rebeck, directed by Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnage…

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Official: Cameron Crowe, Tom Kitt & Jeremy Herrin Will Adapt ALMOST FAMOUS Into a Musical! by BroadwayWorld

It's all happening Almost two decades after the film's release, Almost Famous might be heading to the stage. Creator Cameron Crowe hints at a musical adaptation of his film in a recent Tweet…

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Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of DANIEL'S HUSBAND by Walter McBride

DANIEL'S HUSBAND - a new play by Michael McKeever, directed by Joe Brancato - will open this fall Off-Broadway at The Westside Theatre 407 West 43 St. The cast of the show met the press yest…

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Photo Coverage: Broadway Comes Out to Celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber at American Theatre Wing Gala! by Jennifer Broski

Just last night, The American Theatre Wingcelebrated 101 Years of supporting strong and fearless voices in the American Theatre witha tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber's unrivaled body of work …

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Breaking: Nell Benjamin & Duncan Sheik's BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE Set for Goodspeed's 2019 Season; Plus THE MUSIC MAN, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! by BroadwayWorld

Last night during an exclusive Member event, Michael Gennaro, Goodspeed's Executive Director, announced the next season at The Goodspeed along with two tremendous new musicals set for The Te…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet With the Cast and Creatives of LARAMIE: A LEGACY by Walter McBride

Tectonic Theater Project presented LARAMIE A LEGACY, a reading of The Laramie Project honoring the life and legacy of Matthew Shepard for the 20th anniversary of his death, on Monday, Septem…

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Shonda Rhimes, Jada Pinkett Smith, Gabrielle Union-Wade And More Join Producing Team of AMERICAN SON by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway premiere of AMERICAN SON has just announced additions to its producing team. The play will be co-produced by a team that includes Shonda Rhimes, Jada Pinkett Smith, Gabrielle Un…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Audience Rewards' 10th Anniversary Celebration by Walter McBride

The stars came out last night to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Audience Rewards. Among those in attendance were presenters Kerry Washington, Daniel Radcliffe and Steven Pasquale, along w…

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THE WIDER EARTH Opens at the Natural History Museum in One Week by BroadwayWorld

In only one week's time, doors will open to a new 357-seat theatre at the Natural History Museum for the award-winning Darwin drama The Wider Earth. Following sold-out seasons in Brisbane a…

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BWW TV: Meet the Creatives Behind HEATHERS THE MUSICAL by BroadwayWorld TV

Following a hit run at The Other Palace, Heathers The Musical is now playing at Theatre Royal Haymarket in the West End. Watch our video interview with the creative teambelow

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Wagner's DIE WALKURE to be Broadcast Live To UK Cinemas by BroadwayWorld

Die Walkure, the second opera in Wagner's four-opera cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen will be brought to life in cinemas around the world on Sunday 28 October. Broadcast live from the Royal Ope…

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VIDEO: WICKED's Jessica Vosk Goes Behind the Scenes of Her Life at Work and Home by Stage Tube

Jessica Vosk left her career in finance and took a chance on her dreams. Now she's starring as Elphaba in Wicked on Broadway Vosk brought 2020 behind the scenes of her life at work and at ho…

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