Monday, February 18, 2019

Up on the Marquee: ANASTASIA Gets a Makeover with Christy Altomare and Cody Simpson by Walter McBride

Before the holidays, the cast welcomed Australian pop star Cody Simpson in the role of Dmitry.He joinedChristy Altomareas Anastasia, andJohn Bolton, Judy Kaye, Vicki Lewis and Max von Essen.…

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

OPINION: With Anastasia soon to close on Broadway, Louisa May explains why she thinks the musical is so special

So it’s official. On March 31st the Broadway production of Anastasia will take one last Journey to the Past. If you need a moment to wipe away a little tear and celebrate this fabulous sta…

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OPINION: With Anastasia soon to close on Broadway, Chloe Fry explains why she thinks the musical is so special

So it’s official. On March 31st the Broadway production of Anastasia will take one last Journey to the Past. If you need a moment to wipe away a little tear and celebrate this fabulous sta…

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for Newsies, Mean Girls, Anastasia, Mamma Mia, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming auditions for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019 #LiveatFive with Penny Fuller of Anastasia by

Penny Fuller stops by HQ to chat about Anastasia and more with Beth Stevens.

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Broadway Grosses w/e 2/10/2019: A Slight Uptick in Grosses Sets the Stage for the Spring Season

Grosses this week were up by about 4% and attendance was just slightly higher improving by 5%. Overall, most shows posted increases. The biggest jumps came from Phantom of the Opera, Kink…

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Stage Manager Sues Royal Opera House For £200,000 Over Falling Curtain by Artsjournal1

“Gary Crofts, 68, claims that he has been plagued by depression and anxiety since a half-tonne section of stage curtain fell down near him without warning. The incident happened during…

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Anastasia Ending. Hercules Coming to Central Park. Laura Benanti Continuing. Diversity vs. Blackface on Stage. #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

Playwright Young Jean Lee wrote an Op-Ed this week about the advantages of affirmative action in education and diversity in the theater. Looking at some of the faces below of the people who …

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Football Legend Tiki Barber Gives Kinky Boots a Box Office Boost by

Over the past couple weeks, audiences have been treated to a unique talent onstage at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where New York Giants legend Tiki Barber has taken over as Don in Kinky …

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VIDEO: Get A First Look At The German Cast of ANASTASIA Singing 'In A Crowd of Thousands' by BroadwayWorld

In the video below, watch asJudith Caspari Anya Milan van Waardenburg Dimitri sing 'In A Crowd Of Thousands' from the upcoming Germany debut of ANASTASIA

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

#TBT: Taking a Journey to ANASTASIA's Past! by BroadwayWorld TV

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the musical adaptation of the hit animated film, Anastasia will play its final performance on Sunday, March 31, 2019 after two successful years on Broad…

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

New Ahrens & Flaherty Musical Knoxville Sets World Premiere at Asolo Rep by Andy Lefkowitz

Knoxville, a new musical from the songwriting team Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, will make its world premiere at Asolo Repertory Theatre in Sarasota, FL next year. Frank Galati, who…

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Top Theatre Stories: Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Anastasia, Disney's Hercules, and more.

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Wake Up With BWW 2/6: ANASTASIA Closing, Ben Platt Tour, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Yesterday was a big day for Broadway news. Catch up on everything below

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Anastasia Will Complete Its Journey on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

After two celebrated years on Broadway, the beloved musical Anastasia has set a final performance date of March 31, 2019. The show began previews on March 23, 2017 and officially&n…

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‘Anastasia’ Musical to Close on Broadway on March 31 by Michael Paulson

The show has an unusually ambitious touring schedule, especially for a musical that was not a huge success on Broadway.

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ANASTASIA To Play Final Broadway Performance March 31 by BroadwayWorld

After two successful years on Broadway, the musical adaptation of the hit animated fil, ANASTASIA will play its final performance on Sunday, March 31, 2019.

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‘Anastasia’ To End Two-Year Run On Broadway Next Month by Patrick Hipes

Broadway’s musical Anastasia will play its final performance at the Broadhurst Theatre on March 31, its producers said Tuesday. That will make it an even two years of performances on t…

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‘Anastasia’ posts closing notice for March 31 by Caitlin Huston

“Anastasia” is ending its run after two years on Broadway. The musical announced Tuesday that it will play its final show at the Broadhurst Theatre on March 31. “Anastasia&…

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Anastasia Will End Broadway Run in March by Adam Hetrick

The stage musical based on the 1997 animated film opened on Broadway April 24, 2017.

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Broadway Grosses: True West Rides into the Spotlight by

A celebrated new Broadway revival of Sam Shepard's True West opened at the American Airlines Theatre on January 24. Buoyed by strong reception and electrifying lead performances from Eth…

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Introduce Yourself(ie): 10 Questions with Anastasia Star Cody Simpson

Cody Simpson talks making his Broadway debut, Anastasia fans, dressing room must-haves, and his dream musical revival.

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

Bright Lights, Big City: Christy Altomare by Joy

We spoke with Christy Altomare about why she loves the musical Bright Lights, Big City and what it’s like to be playing Anastasia on Broadway.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

BWW Interview: Catching Up With Stephen Brower, One Of the Stars Of ANASTASIA On Tour by Kathy Strain

Stephen Browermadehis Broadway debut in the Broadway company of Anastasia. Beginning asa vacation cover, he soon joined the ensemble as a Dmitry understudy and had the opportunity to go on i…

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: David Mamet’s Harvey Weinstein Play is Actually Happening, “Alice by Heart” Extends, “Anastasia” Star Extends “Today on Broadway” is a daily…

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Cody Simpson Extends Run in Broadway’s Anastasia by Andrew Gans

The musical continues at the Broadhurst Theatre.

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Cody Simpson Extends in ANASTASIA Through April 14 by BroadwayWorld

The producers of Anastasia have announced that Cody Simpson has extended his engagement in the hit musical for eight additional weeks. Simpson made his Broadway debut as Dmitry on November 2…

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Monday, January 28, 2019
Thursday, January 24, 2019

Tiler Peck to Reprise Turn in 5th Avenue Theatre's Marie, Formerly Little Dancer; Terrence Mann, Karen Ziemba Join Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

New York City Ballet principal dancer Tiler Peck has signed on to repeat her celebrated performance in the title role of Marie, a new musical set to appear at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatr…

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Derek Klena Will Make His Feinstein's/54 Below Solo Debut by BroadwayWorld

Broadway favorite Derek Klena brings his solo show to Feinstein's54 Below on February 18 at 7pm Join Derek as he takes a look back on the roles, moments, and people that have shaped his life…

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