Thursday, January 30, 2020

Sneak Peak: The Unsinkable Molly Brown by Sandi Durell

    by Melissa Griegel photos/video by Melissa Griegel Photography   The Unsinkable Molly Brown met with the press as it readies to make its return to Broadway with a new book, new lyrics…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Stephanie J. Block, Linda Lavin & More to Lead Sarah Silverman & Joshua Harmon's New Musical The Bedwetter by Andy Lefkowitz

Stephanie J. Block, the celebrated star who picked up a 2019 Tony Award for her turn in The Cher Show, will co-star with Tony-winning legend Linda Lavin this spring in The Bedwetter, a new m…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Wicked's Nancy Opel: Ms. January 2020 by JK

Ms. Broadway January 2020 Wicked's Nancy Opel With her current role as Madame Morrible in Wicked, this month's Ms. Broadway has been in 14 Broadway shows! Congratulations, Nancy Opel! (If…

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Friday, December 20, 2019

45 Dance-Heavy Musicals That Have Chasséd Their Way to Broadway by Hannah Vine

A look at some of Broadway’s dance-driven shows, featuring 42nd Street, Anything Goes, Bandstand, A Chorus Line, and many more.

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Friday, December 13, 2019

In the Still of the Night, Harry Connick, Jr.—A Celebration of Cole Porter Opened on Broadway by Michael Appler

Harry Connick, Jr.—A Celebration of Cole Porter, the Tony nominee’s multi-media stage show honoring one of the greatest composers of the American theater, had its opening night at the N…

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Harry Connick Jr.: A Celebration of Cole Porter Where Anything Goes by Melissa Rose Bernardo

★★★★ The actor, singer, and virtuoso pianist pays tribute to Cole Porter with a Broadway extravaganza The post Harry Connick Jr.: A Celebration of Cole Porter Where Anything Goes app…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Broadway's Company Revival Finalizes Principal Casting; Rashidra Scott to Play Susan by Andy Lefkowitz

Principal casting is complete for the upcoming Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company. Stage veteran Rashidra Scott will take on the role of Susan in the new product…

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Dan Stevens among cast announced for Martin McDonagh's Hangmen Broadway run by Maureen Lee Lenker

Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen has roped up its Broadway cast. The Olivier-winning play is coming to the Great White Way this spring, and it’s got a cast full of British heavyweights, includ…

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Celebrate 85 Years of Anything Goes With a Look Back at Its Broadway Productions by Nathan Skethway

Cole Porter's seafaring musical has seen productions on Broadway in 1935, 1987, and 2011.

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Standing @ Zero: Frozen's Adam Perry (NSFW) by JK

This month we give thanks for an ensemblist with seven Broadway shows (and three national tours) under his dance belt. His career spans classic shows, both revivals and modern, and he's work…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Everything you need to know Disney+ series Encore! from co-creator Kristen Bell by Lynette Rice

Kristen Bell is making it possible for adults to re-do high school — at least a really important part of it. For Encore! — an original docuseries that’ll debut November 12 on Disney+ …

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Stephanie J. Block Will Make Her Café Carlyle Debut in February

Tony Award-winner Stephanie J. Block makes her Café Carlyle debut, February 11 a?" 15. She has established herself as one of Broadway's most versatile leading ladies. Stephanie J. Block mos…

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Exclusive Portraits! See the Stars Toast Two-Time Tony Winner Sutton Foster at the 2019 Drama League Gala by Broadway.com

A talent-packed lineup of friends and co-stars gathered together to celebrate two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster at the Drama League's 36th annual benefit gala at The Plaza Hotel on October …

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Panama Hattie by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

While the original production had a great many one-of-a-kind stars supporting Merman, one of the distinctions of the York production is its cast: Montel has been able to obtain the services …

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Stephanie J. Block to Play Cabaret Engagement at Café Carlyle in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

Stephanie J. Block, the beloved Broadway star who took home her first Tony Award this spring, is among the slate of performers scheduled to play cabaret engagements at New York City's Café …

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Kathleen Marshall Recruited to Direct Musical Adaptation of Sideways by Andy Lefkowitz

Three-time Tony winner Kathleen Marshall has been tapped to direct and choreograph the in-development stage adaptation of Rex Pickett's bestselling novel Sideways, Variety reports. The prev…

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

BWW Review: The York Serves Up Vintage Cole Porter With FIFTY MILLION FRENCHMEN

Say what you will about ANYTHING GOES and KISS, ME KATE, but for this musical theatre lover, there's no finer Cole Porter score than the one he whipped up for the 1929 hit, Fifty Million Fre…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Harry Connick Jr. Brings His Own Perspective to Cole Porter by Elysa Gardner For Broadway Direct

Harry Connick Jr. has gotten a kick out of Cole Porter’s music since he was a child piano prodigy. He discovered its essential role in jazz repertoire while he grew up in New Orleans — w…

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The Friday 5: Broadway Boats by JK

Yesterday's 58th anniversary of Noel Coward's musical, Sail Away got me to thinking about all the boats I've seen on Broadway. It is amazing how many I've seen, really. Now, that's stage ma…

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Dates Announced for Harry Connick Jr.'s Broadway Return in A Celebration of Cole Porter by Lindsey Sullivan

Mark your calendars! Dates have been announced for two-time Tony nominee Harry Connick Jr.'s solo show Harry Connick Jr. - A Celebration of Cole Porter. Performances for the three-week limit…

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Joel Grey, Jonathan Groff, Miriam Shor & More Will Pay Tribute to Sutton Foster at Drama League Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed lineup of friends and co-stars will come together next month to toast two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster at the Drama League 36th annual benefit gala. The previously announc…

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Friday, September 13, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for The Lehman Trilogy on Broadway by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for the Broadway premiere of Stefano Massini's Olivier-nominated new play The Lehman Trilogy, arriving at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre in spring of 2020. Sam Mendes…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

On Stage: Acting performances standout in ‘Anything Goes’ by Joanne Engelhardt

Hillbarn Theatre’s current production of “Anything Goes” is rather like a bowl of Rice Krispies: Sometimes it snaps, sometimes it crackles, sometimes it pops. And sometimes it fizzles.…

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

The Lehman Trilogy Will Transfer to Broadway in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

Following a sold-out 2019 New York premiere at Park Avenue Armory and an Olivier-nominated staging with London's National Theatre, Stefano Massini's epic new play The Lehman Trilogy will mov…

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

#TBT: Playbill: Black & Blue: August 1989 by JK

1988 - 1989 was a bad season for musicals. But there were two great shows, and they were perfect for theater lovers of all types. And both were musical revues (not to be confused with jukebo…

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

HUGH JACKMAN & SUTTON FOSTER ‘MUSIC MAN’ TIX TOP OUT AT $499 (FOR NOW) by Philip Boroff

EXCLUSIVE: Scott Rudin knows the territory — the Broadway territory, that is. Visiting River City with Hugh Jackman in Rudin’s upcoming revival of The Music Man  won’t come cheap. A y…

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Opera Australia and John Frost to present two classic musicals in 2020 by Arts Review

Following their wildly successful collaboration with Evita, My Fair Lady, The King and I, South Pacific and Anything Goes, Opera Australia and John Frost will be presenting two glorious musi…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Opera Australia and John Frost to present The Secret Garden and Fiddler on the Roof in 2020 by Matt Edwards

As part of Opera Australia season launch last night it was announced that they would present two classic musicals with John Frost. It is not the first collaboration for this partnership, hav…

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Character Study Is Back! Get an Inside Look at Disney on Broadway With a New Season of the Emmy-Nominated Docuseries by Broadway.com

Broadway.com is offering a closer look at Disney Theatricals with a special season of its popular Emmy-nominated docuseries Character Study. The weekly nine-part series will follow differ…

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Thursday, August 1, 2019

Colin Donnell to Star in Almost Famous Musical at San Diego's Old Globe by Andy Lefkowitz

Colin Donnell is returning to the stage. The TV star of Chicago Med who has roots on Broadway will headline the new stage musical adaptation of Almost Famous at San Diego's Old Globe. The …

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

Harry Connick Jr. Set to Return to Broadway in A Celebration of Cole Porter by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Tony nominee Harry Connick Jr. is headed back to Broadway. The Grammy and Emmy winner will star in the solo show Harry Connick Jr. - A Celebration of Cole Porter in December at t…

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