Monday, December 10, 2018

Jessie Mueller Will Star as Marian in Kennedy Center's THE MUSIC MAN by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has learned Tony Award-winning actress Jessie Mueller Waitress, Carousel will reunite with Beautiful director Marc Bruni Broadway Center Stage How to Succeed... for the Broadwa…

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Musical Theater Grammy Nominees. Faye Dunaway Back on Broadway. Apollo Expanding. #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

  Nominees for the Grammy for best musical theater album of the year: The Band’s Visit (Original Broadway Cast Recording) Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel My Fair Lady (…

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Jessie Mueller to Join Norm Lewis in The Music Man at The Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Jessie Mueller has signed on to star as Marian Paroo in the Kennedy Center's upcoming staging of the Tony-winning tuner The Music Man. Directed by Marc Bruni, choreograp…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Alexander Hanson & Joanna Riding Join Return Engagement of National Theatre's Follies by Andy Lefkowitz

West End stars Alexander Hanson and Joanna Riding will take on the roles of Ben Stone and Sally Durant Plummer in the upcoming return run of the National Theatre's Olivier-winning produc…

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‘The Band’s Visit,’ ‘My Fair Lady’ and more nominated for Grammy Awards by Caitlin Huston

“The Band’s Visit,” “Carousel,” “My Fair Lady,” “Once on This Island“ and “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert” received Grammy nominations in the Best Musical Theat…

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THE BAND'S VISIT, CAROUSEL & More Nominated for 2019 GRAMMY AWARDS by TV News Desk

This morning, Alessia Cara, Apple Music hostZane Lowe,Shawn Mendes, andJanelle Mone kicked off the 61stGRAMMYAwards nominations by revealing nominees in select categories live on 'CBS This M…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

‘Once on This Island’ will play its final performance on Jan. 6 by Caitlin Huston

“Once on This Island” will play its last performance on Jan. 6, after 29 previews and 458 performances. The musical, which won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, beating …

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Spotlight On...Maya Jacobson by Michael Block

Name: Maya JacobsonHometown: Clearwater, FloridaEducation: BFA from The Boston ConservatorySelect Credits: Woman 1 in Amerike The Golden Land, Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel, Brenda Strong in…

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Thursday, November 22, 2018

The New York Pops – Song and Dance:  The Best of Broadway by Joel Benjamin

The New York Theatre Ballet performed the lovely, all-female, “Come to Me, Bend to Me” from that musical, a sweet look at pre-wedding preparations in the ancient village of Brigadoon.  …

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Saturday, November 17, 2018
Friday, November 16, 2018

Odds & Ends: Carousel Cast Album Is Released on Vinyl & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Carousel Cast Album Is Released on Vinyl The acclaimed 2018 Broadway revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel&…

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VIDEO: Joshua Henry and Jessie Mueller Perform 'If I Loved You' & 'Soliloquy' from CAROUSEL- Now on Vinyl! by Stage Tube

Carousel's Broadway cast album is headed to vinyl and is available now Get a preview of the album below with videos of Joshua Henry and Jessie Mueller performing selections from the show.

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Kelsey Grammer To Star In Man Of La Mancha at London Coliseum by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Award-winning musical Man Of La Mancha returns to the West End for the first time in over 50 years starring Kelsey Grammer and Danielle de Niese at the London Coliseum for a …

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The Messiah, New Comedy from the Writer of The 39 Steps, to Play London Holiday Run by Andy Lefkowitz

The Messiah, a new theatrical comedy written and directed by Patrick Barlow (The 39 Steps), will arrive at London's Other Palace this holiday season. Lesley Garrett, Hugh Dennis and John…

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The Messiah, New Comedy from the Writer of The 39 Steps, to Play West End Holiday Run by Andy Lefkowitz

The Messiah, a new theatrical comedy written and directed by Patrick Barlow (The 39 Steps), will arrive at the West End's Other Palace this holiday season. Lesley Garrett, Hugh Dennis an…

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‘There is no story to be immersed in’: DIVINE PROPORTIONS – Vault Theatre by Shanine Salmon

Sadly Shotgun Carousel’s Divine Proportions, which markets itself as an immersive dining experience, is neither immersive or very interesting.

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

The Feingold Column: How Can Theater Confront Its Past? by Michael Feingold

Recent revivals of problematic classics such as Carousel and My Fair Lady recognize a problem but don’t solve it The post The Feingold Column: How Can Theater Confront Its Past? appeared f…

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

People You Should Know . . . William Youmans by Zack Calhoon

William Youmans - Film: Birdman, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, A League Of Their Own, Mrs. Soffel, Nadine, Compromising Positions, Fresh Horses.  TV: The Little Match Girl, Separ…

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Cracking the Code: Tony Winner Lindsay Mendez Shares Insight Into Her Characters from Carousel, Dogfight, Wicked & Godspell

Tony winner Lindsay Mendez shares character insights and performance advice about four major roles from her resume.

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Photo Flash: Ease On Down the Road With THE WIZ At TUTS by BroadwayWorld

Leading off the cast is SalomeB. Smithin the role of 'Dorothy'. Smith is a recent graduate of Alabama State University where she performed in many theatrical productions including The Color …

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VIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' THE WIZ by BroadwayWorld TV

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' upcoming production of The Wiz Leading off the cast is Salome B. Smith in the role of 'Dorothy'. Smith is a recent graduate of Alab…

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Photo Coverage: Lindsay Mendez Previews Her Show at Feinstein's/54 Below by Walter McBride

Newly minted Tony Award winner Lindsay Mendez, recent star of the Broadway revival of Carousel, is bringing an encore engagement of her solo cabaret show to the Feinstein's54 Below stage. Kn…

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Lindsay Mendez at 54 Below by Sandi Durell

    by Ron Fassler   As she modestly states near the start of her new cabaret show, which opened last night at Feinstein’s/54 Below, Lindsay Mendez has had a very good year.…

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Everybody Cut, Everybody Cut! Jeremy Kushnier & Jennifer Laura Thompson Reunite 20 Years After Footloose by Paul Wontorek

Twenty years ago, they were the hottest thing in denim. When Jeremy Kushnier and Jennifer Laura Thompson took to the stage of the Richard Rodgers Theatre on opening night of Footloose on Oct…

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Friday, October 19, 2018

CD REVIEW: Carousel – 2018 Broadway Cast Recording by Edward Seckerson

This is also a beautifully sung revival of Carousel on Broadway – and even having not seen it I can tell that these terrific artists are truly ‘acting through song’.

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

What I Did for Love: Robyn Hurder, Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson to Lead City Center's A Chorus Line Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is set for New York City Center's upcoming gala staging of the iconic 1975 musical A Chorus Line. The previously announced engagement will run from November 14-18. The cast will…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Mean Girls' Ashley Park & Dear Evan Hansen's Michael Park Join Netflix's Tales of the City by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Ashley Park and Emmy winner Michael Park, stars of Broadway's Mean Girls and Dear Evan Hansen, respectively, have both been cast in a sweet new screen project. The tale…

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

Tony Winner Lindsay Mendez Returns to 54 Below by Sandi Durell

    by Sandi Durell   Tony Award winning star of this season’s Broadway’s Carousel is returning to Feinstein’s/54 Below with the songs she loves and you will…

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Friday, October 5, 2018

BWW Album Review: Ren?e Fleming Hits a High Note With New Album BROADWAY by Tori Hartshorn

Genre is not a word that seems to bein Renee Fleming's vocabulary, just as hervocal ability does notconfine her to a certain arena. The four time Grammy award winner graced the Broadway stag…

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Monday, October 1, 2018

From Ballet to Broadway With Dancer Craig Salstein by Roberto Araujo

The former American Ballet Theatre principal dancer recently made his Broadway debut in Carousel and talks about working in both dance worlds.

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