Thursday, May 23, 2019

We’ve Already Got Broadway Shows Performed Live On TV. Soon We’ll Have Musicals Produced Directly For TV by Artsjournal1

Netflix has already done small-screen versions of Springsteen on Broadway and American Son, and they’re now working on feature versions of Broadway’s (recent) The Boys in the Band and (c…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Be More Chill Leads Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Winners; Pretty Woman, Mockingbird Also Take Top Prizes by Broadway.com

Each year since 2000, Broadway.com has asked our readers to pick their favorites of the season in our annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards. The 2019 results are in! After receiving 12 …

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‘Be More Chill’, ‘Pretty Woman’ Top Broadway’s Audience Choice Awards by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Audiences don’t alway see eye to eye with Tony voters, as we see again in this year’s Audience Choice Awards from Broadway.com. Presented exclusively to Deadline for today’s…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Ain't Too Proud's Ephraim Sykes Among Winners of 2019 Helen Hayes Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented group of stars and creatives were named winners of 2019 Helen Hayes Awards at a ceremony held in Washington, D.C. on May 13. Now in its 35th year, the Hayes Awards recognize outs…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Sarah Stiles, Beth Leavel, Amber Gray & More to Perform at 2019 Actors Fund Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of performers, presenters and guests have been announced to take part in the 2019 annual gala of The Actors Fund. The previously announced event, honoring Harvey Fierstein, J…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

2018 - 2019: The Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of Beetlejuice, the Broadway 2018 - 2019 is in the record books. Actually, the season doesn't officially end until May 26th, but unofficially, the Tony Awards cut off is…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Shoshana Bean & Jeremy Jordan Extend Run in Waitress on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Shoshana Bean and Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan, the mega-talented new stars of Waitress, have added three weeks to their run in the hit musical at the Brooks-Atkinson Theatre. Originally annou…

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Waitress Stars Shoshana Bean & Jeremy Jordan on Returning to a Broadway Musical by Leigh Scheps

Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan return to the Broadway musical  together in Waitress. Jordan, who plays love interest Dr. Pomatter, was last seen on Broadway this past fall in the new drama…

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Jeremy Jordan & Ashley Spencer Welcome Baby Girl Clara Eloise by Andy Lefkowitz

Congratulations are in order! Waitress star Jeremy Jordan and his wife, Broadway alum Ashley Spencer, welcomed their first child, daughter Clara Eloise, on April 21. The couple was married …

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Ryan Murphy producing film adaptation of The Boys in the Band for Netflix by Tim Stack

Ryan Murphy has once again pulled from the Broadway world for his latest Netflix announcement. The uber producer announce on Instagram that he will be bringing last summer’s highly success…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Waitress' Shoshana Bean & Jeremy Jordan Serve Up a New Broadway Pairing as Sweet as Pie by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway favorites Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan recently stepped into the long-running hit musical Waitress at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. The new duo takes on the lead roles of Jenna …

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Joins Shoshana Bean in Waitress on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Strong-voiced Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan dons the stethoscope of Dr. Pomatter in the hit musical Waitress beginning on April 8. Jordan succeeds Joey McIntyre, who played his final performanc…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan Are Ready to Clock In to Waitress on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Order up! Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan are getting ready to start their shift together in Waitress on Broadway. Bean returned to Broadway for the first time in 15 years when she began per…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Sets Broadway Musical Return in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Jeremy Jordan is getting ready to sing out again on Broadway. The strong-voiced Tony nominee will don the stethoscope of Dr. Pomatter in the hit musical Waitress at the Brooks Atkinson Theat…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Will Return to London With Fall Concerts by Adam Hetrick

The Tony-nominated star of Newsies and this season’s American Son will play a three-concert engagement at Cadogan Hall.

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

To Kill A Mockingbird **** by Barry Gordin

By: Isa Goldberg February 3, 2019: Black Lives Matter carries its torch in this year’s Oscar nominations with nods to Black Klansman, If Beale Street Could Talk, and Gr…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Alex Newell, Mandy Gonzalez, Jeremy Jordan to Sing Out at Carnegie Hall with New York Pops by Andy Lefkowitz

A power-voiced group of Broadway stars have signed on to lend their voices to the 2019-2020 season of The New York Pops. All concerts will take place in the Stern Auditorium on the Perelman …

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Broadway Feels Slight Winter Chill As Box Office Dips To $30M; ‘American Son’, ‘Waverly Gallery’ Take Final Bows by Greg Evans

Broadway box office survived the New York chill last week, with receipts dropping a small 5% despite the loss of two productions and some widely spread, if undramatic, downturns. Total recei…

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Grosses Analysis: American Son Plays to Sell-Out Crowds in Final Week on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The Waverly Gallery also ended its run during the week ending January 27.

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Grosses Analysis: American Son Plays to Packed Houses in Final Week on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The Waverly Gallery also ended its run during the week ending January 27.

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Broadway Grosses: In Advance of Netflix Premiere, Audiences Flock to See American Son by Broadway.com

Christopher Demos-Brown's acclaimed Broadway-debut play, American Son, concluded its run at the Booth Theatre this weekend to strong box office receipts and SRO crowds. In its final week…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 28th - THE PROM and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.03, Frozen 1.56, Pretty Woman 1.23, My Fair Lady 1 and The Cher Show0.87.The top growing current Broadway plays were Network 5.51, T…

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Sunday, January 27, 2019

AMERICAN SON Concludes Limited Broadway Run Today! by BroadwayWorld

American Son, which opened at the Booth Theatre on November 4, will take its final bow today, January 27, following 96 performances and 33 previews. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, fol…

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American Son, With Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale, Ends Broadway Run January 27; Netflix Adaptation on the Way by Ryan McPhee

Jeremy Jordan and Eugene Lee also star in the Broadway premiere of Christopher Demos-Brown's play, directed by Kenny Leon.

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Tony Awards' Second Set of Rulings in 2018-2019 Season: Prom Standouts Eligible as Leads & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on January 24 for the second time this season to confirm the eligibility status of 10 Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing'…

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wake Up With BWW 1/23: Oscar Nominations, AMERICAN SON on Netflix, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Today top stories include the Oscar nominations, a Broadway show being filmed for Netflix, and much more

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Top Theatre Stories: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 by Roberto Araujo

The latest on the Oscar nominations, American Son on Netflix, and more.

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‘American Son’ Play Starring Kerry Washington Will Be Adapted by Netflix by Peter Libbey

Ms. Washington said on “The Tonight Show” on Monday that the Netflix version will “kind of be this movie-play hybrid event.”

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Kerry Washington-Led American Son to Be Filmed for Netflix by Andy Lefkowitz

Christopher Demos-Brown's star-packed Broadway-debut play American Son may be concluding its limited engagement on January 27, but audiences worldwide will soon have the chance to see th…

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Broadway’s American Son, With Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale, to Be Adapted for Netflix by Ryan McPhee

Washington and Pasquale—as well as Jeremy Jordan and Eugene Lee—will reprise their performances for the streaming platform.

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Broadway’s American Son Starring Kerry Washington Will Be Adapted for Netflix by Drew Shade

The Broadway play American Son starring Kerry Washington will find a home on the streaming platform Netflix. The announcement was made Monday night on the The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy F…

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