Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Jillian Mueller & Rent Live's Brennin Hunt to Take Over Lead Roles in Pretty Woman by Andy Lefkowitz

The celebrated Broadway musical Pretty Woman is adding a new pair of stars. Jillian Mueller, a current understudy in the show, and Brennin Hunt, who starred as Roger Davis in Rent Live, will…

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Rent: Live star Brennin Hunt joining Broadway's Pretty Woman by Lauren Huff

Broadway’s Pretty Woman: The Musical has a new Vivian and Edward. Rent: Live star Brennin Hunt and Pretty Woman ensemble member and understudy Jillian Mueller have been tapped to play the …

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Friday, May 17, 2019

BWW TV: Meet the UK Tour cast of AMERICAN IDIOT by BroadwayWorld TV

BroadwayWorld UK reporter Jamie Body met the UK tour cast ofGreen Day's American Idiot to talk about the 10th Anniversary UK tour prodution and to get an exclusive acoustive performance ofGo…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

‘Packs all the right punches’: AMERICAN IDIOT – Touring ★★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

The storyline itself is pretty thin but thanks to the outstanding vocal performances and incredibly emotive and shocking scenes, American Idiot provides a fun, feisty night out.

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Synchronistic Stagecraft by Mo Brady

Hadestown at the Walter Kerr Theatre Review by Mo Brady There’s much to be swept away by in the new Broadway musical …

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Mitchell Jarvis Will Return to Rock of Ages for Off-Broadway Revival; Full Cast Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

Mitchell Jarvis, the celebrated original Lonny of Rock of Ages, has signed on to reprise his performance for the upcoming 10th anniversary run at New World Stages. Full casting has also been…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Andy Mientus, Declan Bennett & More to Lead European Premiere of The View UpStairs by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed initial slate of stars has been assembled for the upcoming European debut of Max Vernon's celebrated off-Broadway musical The View UpStairs. Jonathan O'Boyle will direct and…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

BWW Review: AMERICAN IDIOT, Theatre Royal Brighton by Fiona Scott

Green Day's 2004 concept album American Idiot shot to fame for its themes of disillusion and angst in society during events such as the war in Iraq. The rock musical based on the album of th…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

NEWS: Selladoor brings the European premiere of Falsettos to The Other Palace by Press Releases

Selladoor Worldwide (producers of 9 to 5, Big Fish, American Idiot and Avenue Q) will present the long-awaited European premiere of the multi award-winning musical Falsettos which arriv…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Ms. Broadway April 2019: Oklahoma's Rebecca Naomi Jones by JK

Although I did see her Broadway debut, it wasn't until I saw her second show that I really took notice of this month's honoree. Since then, I'd say she's a selling point for any show she's i…

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Krystina Alabado Is the Totally Fetch New Gretchen Wieners of Broadway's Mean Girls by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated hit musical Mean Girls welcomes Krystina Alabado in the role of Gretchen Wieners beginning on March 12. Alabado replaces Tony-nominated original cast member Ashley Park, …

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Presidents play by Rick Cleveland and Green Day's 'American Idiot' for American Blues next season by Doug George

American Blues Theater has announced its 2019-20 season, including "Five Presidents" by "West Wing" writer Rick Cleveland, a Nambi E. Kelley world premiere and the Green Day musical "America…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

‘I am utterly beguiled’: AMERICAN IDIOT – Touring by Not Exactly Billington

Having seen the ways that people can come together in a crisis in the uplifting Come From Away last week, this week brought a more anarchic and nihilistic view of post-9/11 America from Amer…

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Krystina Alabado to Join Mean Girls on Broadway; Ashley Park Sets Exit Date by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated hit Mean Girls will welcome Krystina Alabado in the role of Gretchen Wieners beginning on March 12. Alabado will replace Tony-nominated original cast member Ashley Park, w…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

‘Musically this is properly exciting stuff’: AMERICAN IDIOT – Touring ★★★★ by Thom Dibdin

The tenth anniversary tour of Green Day’s American Idiot kicks up a storm as this Selladoor production arrives at the Playhouse for a week.

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

‘As brash, raucous & punchy as you might expect’: AMERICAN IDIOT – Touring ★★★ by Matt Merritt

This new production of American Idiot from Selladoor is as brash, raucous and punchy as you might expect and opens with all guns blazing into the title song. T

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Monday, January 28, 2019

‘Bowled over by the layers to this show’: AMERICAN IDIOT – Touring ★★★★ by Caroline Hanks-Farmer

My advice is if you like Green Day don’t you be an idiot, book now to see this production of American Idiot before it’s too late.

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Friday, January 25, 2019

BWW Review: AMERICAN IDIOT, Mayflower Theatre, Southampton by Jo Fisher

American Idiot brings Green Day's much-loved album to life in a punk-rock production that rebels against the musical archetype and vigorously sticks its middle finger up to everything and an…

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American Idiot review at Mayflower Theatre, Southampton – ‘raucous revival of the Green Day musical’ by Dave Fargnoli

Written at a time when US politics seemed merely infuriating rather than numbingly awful, punk outfit Green Day’s American Idiot brimmed with

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Photo Flash: First Images Of the 10th Anniversary UK Tour Of Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT by BroadwayWorld

First look at the 10thanniversary tour ofAmerican Idiot- the ground breaking Tony award-winning rock musical with music by punk-pop and multi Grammy award-winning bandGreen Day. Leading the …

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Tony Winner John Gallagher Jr. Helps Open Nassim Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

It's here! The American premiere of Nassim Soleimanpour’s Nassim debuted at New York City Center's Stage II on December 12. Each performance features a different guest act…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night Of Transport Group's RENASCENCE! by BroadwayWorld

Transport Group's world premiere musical,Renascence, just began performances at the Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street. Renascence has music byCarmel Deanmusical director IfThen, American …

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Tom Milner, Luke Friend, and Sam Lavery Will Lead 10th Anniversary Tour Of Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT by BroadwayWorld

Full casting has been announced for the special 10th anniversary tour of American Idiot - the ground breaking Tony award-winning rock musical with music by punk-pop and multi Grammy award-wi…

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Play performed in yurt at Aga Khan museum is personal journey fit for a nomad’s home by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic

Its creator, Erum Khan, says the play Noor’s open rehearsals provide a new kind of energy as interested museumgoers drift in and out.

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Monday, October 8, 2018

VIDEO: In Rehearsal with Katie Thompson, Jason Gotay and the Cast of Transport Group's RENASCENCE! by Stage Tube

Transport Group's world premiere musical, Renascence, just began performancesat the Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street. Renascence has music by Carmel Dean musical director IfThen, America…

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Thursday, September 27, 2018

Jeanna de Waal to Star in World Premiere Princess Diana Musical at La Jolla Playhouse by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum Jeanna de Waal has been cast as Princess Diana in the upcoming new bio-musical Diana. The previously announced show will make its world premiere at San Diego's La Jolla Pla…

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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The Most Shows at One Theater (Part 1) by JK

I'm pretty sure that if you take the time to read theater blogs, you love going to the theater. And you probably keep track of which shows you've seen. Maybe you keep all of your tickets, or…

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Sunday, August 12, 2018

Head Over Heels by Sandi Durell

  By Sandi Durell   You might be wondering what the music of the 1980s girl group the Go-Go’s has to do with Shakespearean iambic pentameter styling from Sir Philip Sidney’s 15…

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Tony-Winning Once On This Island Revival Named Recipient of Equity Diversity Award by Andy Lefkowitz

Actors' Equity Association has announced that the 2018 Tony-winning and Audience Choice Award-winning revival of Once On This Island will receive the 11th ann…

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REVIEW: Head Over Heels by JK

Review of the matinee performance on Sunday, August 6, 2018 at the Hudson Theatre in New York City. Starring Andrew Durand, Taylor Iman Jones, Jeremy Kushnier, Bonnie Milligan, Peppermint, T…

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Sunday, July 29, 2018

“West End Bares 2018” at Shaftesbury Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

The much-anticipated annual fundraiser “West End Bares” will be held at London’s Shaftesbury Theatre on October 28, 2018.West End Bares is an annual charity event which sees stage star…

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