Thursday, June 13, 2019

Kaley Ann Voorhees, Susan Blackwell & More Join Starry Into the Woods Concert at Town Hall by Andy Lefkowitz

More casting has been announced for the highly anticipated benefit concert of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Tony-winning musical Into the Woods. The previously announced event, presen…

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Friday, June 7, 2019

All About Terrence! Chita Rivera, Nathan Lane, Rita Moreno & More Salute 2019 Lifetime Achievement Tony Honoree Terrence McNally by Beth Stevens & Paul Wontorek

Terrence McNally is a titan of the theater. With two dozen Broadway productions under his belt, he has won Tony Awards for his plays Love! Valour! Compassion! and Master Class as well as the…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Stars Step Out to Celebrate Producer Tom Kirdahy's Robert Whitehead Award by

Tom Kirdahy, the Broadway producer behind shows like Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, Hadestown, Bandstand, Anastasia, It's Only a Play, Ragtime and more, received the Robert Whitehe…

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Alanis Morissette Musical ‘Jagged Little Pill’ Announces Broadway Cast by Greg Evans

Jagged Little Pill, the new musical inspired by Alanis Morissette’s 1995 Grammy-winning album, has announced its Broadway cast, with six performers reprising their roles from last summer…

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Lauren Patten, Kathryn Gallagher, Elizabeth Stanley, Derek Klena & More Set for Jagged Little Pill on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting has been announced for the Broadway premiere of the Alanis Morissette musical Jagged Little Pill. The previously announced production will play the Broadhurst Theatre beginning on No…

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Jagged Little Pill Has A Cast by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Jagged Little Pill, the musical inspired by Alanis Morissette’s hit album and making its way to Broadway this fall, has announced a cast. Producers Vivek J. Tiwary, Arvind Ethan David, a…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Alice Ripley, Tony Yazbeck, Betsy Wolfe & More to Lead Into the Woods Concert at Town Hall by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed company of stars have signed on to sing from Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Tony-winning musical Into the Woods for a one-night summer benefit. The concert, presented i…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Clay Aiken, Zach Adkins, Jackie Burns and More Join GREASE at Pittsburgh CLO by BroadwayWorld

Superstar of stage and silver screen, American Idol favorite and vocal virtuoso Clay Aiken joins the cast as Teen AngelFresh off Broadway as Dimitri in Anastasia, Zach Adkins is making his P…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Transport Group's Sweet Charity Concert Casts Rachel Bay Jones, Bonnie Milligan, Alysha Umphress & Santino Fontana by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of talent has been announced to appear in Transport Group's upcoming first-class concert presentation of the 1966 musical Sweet Charity. The previously announced one-night e…

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Gavin Lee to Play Lumiere in Beauty and the Beast at Paper Mill Playhouse by Andy Lefkowitz

Gavin Lee will light up the stage of Paper Mill Playhouse this spring. The two-time Tony-nominated alum of SpongeBob SquarePants and Mary Poppins has been cast as Lumiere in the Millburn, NJ…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Visually Stunning Anastasia Doesn’t Scrimp In Any Way by Bill Hirschman

In recent years, while producers and designers of Broadway musicals have found subtle ways to slim down the overall effort on national tours. But Broadway Across America’s current sit-down…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Terrence McNally, Rosemary Harris & Harold Wheeler to Receive 2019 Tony Awards for Lifetime Achievement by Andy Lefkowitz

A trio of Broadway legends will be honored with special Tony Awards for Lifetime Achievement, the Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing have announced. Winners include playwright Ter…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

A Look Back at Anastasia on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The musical, now touring North America, opened on Broadway April 24, 2017.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

VIDEO: R&H Goes Pop Continues with Derek Klena's 'Younger Than Springtime' by Stage Tube

The Rodgers amp Hammerstein Organization today released the fourth music video in its YouTube Series, RampH Goes Pop The video features Derek Klena Anastasia, putting a modern twist on Young…

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Derek Klena Sings ‘Younger Than Springtime’ in Latest R&H Goes Pop Release by Dan Meyer

The Anastasia star is the latest to participate in the popular mash-up musical series.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Anastasia recreates the animated feature with fewer animals and more Bolsheviks by Irene Hsiao

It's as pretty as a pastry. Fox gave Disney a run for its money when it released the 1997 animated feature film Anastasia, about an amnesiac orphan who might be …

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Max von Essen Interview: "Falsettos" Tour + debut CD "Call Me Old Fashioned: The Broadway Standard" by Adam Rothenberg

I am beyond thrilled that Tony Nominee Max von Essen answered my call again! It’s been seven years since our last interview, so with the upcoming release of Max’s debut CD, Call Me Old F…

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Sunday, March 31, 2019

BWW Flashback: ANASTASIA Concludes Broadway Run Today- Relive the Home, Love & Family! by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, after two successful years on Broadway, the musical adaptation of the hit animated film, Anastasia will play its final performance on today, March 31, 2…

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Anastasia Ends Broadway Run March 31 by Adam Hetrick

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

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Saturday, March 30, 2019

Talk Broadway To Me: Jon Mourns the Loss of ANASTASIA by Jon Vazquez

Get your Kleenex ready. Today we mourn the loss of a beloved Broadway show- a showthat leaves this world far too early. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, after two successful years on Br…

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Friday, March 29, 2019
Thursday, March 28, 2019

‘Anastasia’ a sumptuous feast for the eyes in musical take on Russian princess by Catey Sullivan - For The Sun-Times

The show has as much to do with the Romanovs as Caesar salad has to do with Julius Caesar. That's precisely what you'd expect in family-friendly fare.

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'Anastasia' in Chicago: This is a princess musical with surprising appeal, especially for moms and daughters by Chris Jones

When I first saw the family-oriented musical "Anastasia" on Broadway in 2017, I thought to myself that the show would have to suffer its share of mockery. Replete with a tortured villain cha…

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Anastasia Star Christy Altomare on What She'll Miss About the Show and Her Advice for Future Anyas by

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are often asked to sit through an exit interview with HR about their time at the company. That concept doesn’t exist for Broadway performers…

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Friday, March 22, 2019


Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce there will be a digital lottery for ANASTASIA, which [...] The post BROADWAY IN CHICAGO ANNOUNCES “ANASTASIA” DIGITAL LOTTERY appeared first…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Finding Value in Every Costume by Mo Brady

by Molly Rushing Molly Rushing in Anastasia In the spring of 2…

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019 #LiveatFive with Christy Altomare of Anastasia by

Christy Altomare stops by HQ to chat about the final weeks of Anastasia and more with Beth Stevens. 

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Interview with ANASTASIA’s LILA COOGAN by Michael J. Roberts

ANASTASIA star Lila Coogan discusses the complexities of portraying the historical character and how she [...] The post Interview with ANASTASIA’s LILA COOGAN appeared first on Showbiz Chi…

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Micaela Diamond & Derek Klena to Sing Pasek & Paul's Dogfight at Second Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Micaela Diamond, standout star of The Cher Show, has been cast in the central role of Rose Fenny in Second Stage's upcoming one-night concert staging of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's 2012 mus…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Ben Fankhauser, Bradley Gibson, Natalie Weiss and Zach Adkins Join Joey Contreras' Album Celebration at The Green Room 42 by BroadwayWorld

Ben Fankhauser Newsies, Bradley Gibson The Lion King, Natalie Weiss Everyday Rapture and Zach Adkins Anastasia will perform at a March 18 concert celebrating the new album, Joyride, by songw…

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Tom Kirdahy Named Recipient of 2019 Robert Whitehead Award by Andrew Gans

The Commercial Theater Institute will honor the Hadestown and Anastasia producer with the award.

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