Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Photos: The Muny Opens 103rd Season With SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE

Check out photos from The Muny's production of the hit jukebox musical, Smokey Joe’s Cafe!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:02PM

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Returns to the West End

The worldwide smash musical The Phantom of the Opera resumed West End performances at Her Majesty's Theatre this week!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:38PM

TOGETHER APART Featuring Julie Bowen, Josh Hamilton, Ann Harada and More to Premiere in August

Broadway On Demand has announced the streaming premiere of the musical Together Apart, a collection of ten mini-musicals, written, composed, directed-by and starring Brown University alumni…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:02PM

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE! Get a first look at the cast in action.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:08PM

Costumes From HAMILTON & BLACK PANTHER Added to SHOWSTOPPERS! SPECTACULAR COSTUMES FROM STAGE & SCREEN

It was announced today that the Costume Industry Coalition’s new exhibition, Showstoppers! Spectacular Costumes from Stage & Screen, has added both extraordinary costumes and excitin…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:55PM

Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson, Bruce Springsteen & More to Perform at WE LOVE NYC: THE HOMECOMING CONCERT

Mayor Bill de Blasio, music industry legend Clive Davis, and Live Nation and NYCEDC chair Danny Meyer today announced the all-star lineup set to perform at the “WE LOVE NYC: The Homecoming…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:47PM

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS New Cast Album With Groff, Blanchard & Borle to be Released on CD in September

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS will release Little Shop of Horrors – The New Cast Album on CD online and in stores Tuesday, September 21, the same day the acclaimed, Off-Broadway revival resumes …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:48PM

Bryant Park Movie Nights Announces Full Movie Lineup

Bryant Park has announced the full movie lineup in its iconic Bryant Park Movie Nights series, which will be returning this summer after being paused due to the pandemic. Entering the 27…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:48PM

Amar Ramasar Will Retire In May After 20 Years With City Ballet

Amar Ramasar will retire from City Ballet in May after 20 years with the company. Ramasar has previously 'accused of sending inappropriate texts and photos of other City Ballet dancers.' Hi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:26PM

BWW Interview: Ethan Slater and Nick Blaemire Talk EDGE OF THE WORLD: THE MUSICAL World Premiere Concept Recording

Ethan Slater and Nick Blaemire have teamed up for the world premiere concept recording of EDGE OF THE WORLD: THE MUSICAL. We spoke with Slater and Blaemire about how their songwriting partne…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:13PM

WICKED Will Be the First Broadway Tour to Resume Performances, Kicking Off Next Week; Plus All New Photos!

The producers of the hit musical have also announced complete casting for the relaunch of the North American Tour. Talia Saskauer (Elphaba), Allison Bailey (Glinda), Sharon Sachs (Madame Mor…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:26AM

VIDEO: Jessie Mueller Sings 'Rider's Lullaby' on New Netflix Series CENTAURWORLD!

Centaurworld follows a war horse who is transported from her embattled world to a strange land inhabited by silly, singing centaurs of all species, shapes, and sizes.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:49AM

Sherman Theatrical Entertainment Launches to Bring Sherman Brothers Productions to Stage, Screen and Streaming

Plans for music publishing and licensing of select songs and projects from the beloved Sherman family legacy portfolio best known for film scores including Mary Poppins and Chitty Chitty …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM

Inaugural Target ALS Rebecca Luker Courage Award Announced

Target ALS and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. today announced the establishment of the inaugural Target ALS Rebecca Luker Courage Award. In addition to the main Courage Award, there…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:00AM

Wake Up With BWW 7/27: First Look at EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Film, and More!

Today's top stories: Get a first look at the Everybody's Talking About Jamie film, Leslie Odom, Jr. will lead new Exorcist movie, and more!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:07AM
Monday, July 26, 2021

VIDEO: GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE Stars Ali Ewoldt, Karl Joseph Co, and Diane Phelan Perform 'I've Decided to Marry You'

Get a peek at the smash CollaborAzian's production of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder premiered this month on Broadway On Demand to wide success. Get a sneak peek at the virtual perfo…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:25PM

Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, Kelli O'Hara and Adrienne Warren to Perform THE BEST OF BROADWAY with the San Diego Symphony

The San Diego Symphony will celebrate its opening weekend with 'The Best of Broadway,' on August 7th featuring Broadway luminaries Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, Kelli O'Hara and Adrienne Warren.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:32PM

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE! Film to Open Outfest 2021 Film Festival

Everybody's Talking About Jamie, the much anticipated film adaptation of the award-winning West End hit musical, has been selected as the opening night feature for the 39th annual Outfest in…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:32PM

Ben Platt Joins FX Anthology Series THE PREMISE; See a First Look Image Here!

When a white, woke, twenty-something ally to social justice causes (Ben Platt) discovers video evidence of a disputed police incident in the background of his highly embarrassing sex tape, a…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:12PM

Leslie Odom Jr. to Lead Sequel to THE EXORCIST

The sequel will serve as the first of three new films in the franchise, according to The Hollywood Reporter. It will be released in theaters on October 13, 2023.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:56PM

Morgan Siobhan Green, Tally Sessions, Max Crumm and More to Star in World Premiere of BURNING MAN: THE MUSICAL

Broadway On Demand has announced the world premiere of the feature film Burning Man: The Musical. Burning Man: The Musical is a new musical comedy about techies vs. hippies at Burning Man…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:31PM

NY PopsUp to Present AN EVENING OF 100 BOYFRIENDS

NY PopsUp will present An Evening of 100 Boyfriends, curated by Whiting Award-winning author, Brontez Purnell. The one-time-only event, featuring readings from Purnell’s critically-accl…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:41PM

Emilio Sosa Has Been Elected the Chair of the American Theatre Wing

Tony Award-nominated Costume and Fashion Designer Emilio Sosa has been elected the Chair of the American Theatre Wing. Mr. Sosa, in his role as Chair of the Wing’s Board of Directors, wi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:27PM

VIDEO: Jaime Camil Romances Cecily Strong in a New Sneak Peek at Friday's SCHMIGADOON!

In “Suddenly,” Melissa (Cecily Strong) grapples with her conflicted feelings for Doc Lopez (Jaime Camil), rebelling against his archaic ideas, while Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) tries to co…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:23PM

Photos: See First Look Photos from the Movie Adaptation of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE!

The film, from New Regency, Film4 and Warp Films, stars the breakout discovery Max Harwood as Jamie New, alongside Sarah Lancashire, Lauren Patel, Shobna Gulati, Ralph Ineson, Adeel A…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:08PM

Voting Now Open for Top 10 of Next on Stage: Dance Edition!

Voting is now open for the next round of Next on Stage: Dance Edition! Your votes determine who makes the top 10 in our high school and college categories. The voting deadline is July 28 a…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:03PM

VIDEO: Broadway Veteran Pamela Myers Talks Losing Her Singing Voice to COVID-19

Myers said, when she tried to sing, no notes came out. The doctor said that part of her vocal cord was paralyzed. Vocal therapy has been helping, but she isn't fully recovered. This has forc…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM

Tickets To LACKAWANNA BLUES Now On Sale For American Express Card Members

Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Lackawanna Blues begins performances Tuesday, September 14, 2021 and opens Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre The show is written, performe…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM

Wake Up With BWW 7/26: 25 NYC Attractions That Are Now Open, THE SIMPSONS to Premiere With Musical Episode, and More!

Today's top stories: check out our list of 25 NYC attractions that are now open, The Simpsons season 33 will premiere with a musical episode, West End The Lion King sings 'Circle of Life' in…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:09AM
Sunday, July 25, 2021

Jackie Mason, Comedian, Stage and Screen Performer, Dies at 93

Mason's 1986 one-man show The World According to Me! garnered a Special Tony Award, an Outer Critics Circle Award, an Ace Award, an Emmy Award, and a Grammy nomination.  Additional…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:38AM
Saturday, July 24, 2021

THE SIMPSONS Season 33 Will Premiere With a 'Broadway Musical of an Episode'

During a panel as part of [email protected], executive producer Matt Selman revealed that the season will feature a musical premiere, called 'The Star of Backstage.' Selman dubs the episode th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:24PM

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