Tuesday, May 19, 2020

The Old Globe Moves Its 2020 Summer Season to Next Year by Dan Meyer

The San Diego theatre still plans to mount Hair, Dial M For Murder, and more once the COVID-19 pandemic has subsided.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

On the Couch with Kerrie Stanley by Arts Review

Who is Kerrie Stanley? An award-winning milliner who has been one of Australia’s most sought after milliners for almost two decades. A multi-faceted talent, she is also a highly sought aft…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Michael Jackson Musical MJ, Starring Ephraim Sykes, Postpones Broadway Run by Broadway.com

The world premiere staging of the Michael Jackson musical MJ has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The production was originally scheduled to begin previews on July 6 and open …

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All The World?s A Virtual Stage In SF Shakes? King Lear

by Rotimi Agbabiaka Summer?s approach typically heralds the arrival of the kind of theatre that allows audiences to enjoy live performance while soaking up the warmth of sunny days and the …

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VIDEO: Josh Lamon Will Chat With A STRANGE LOOP Creatives on JOSH SWALLOWS BROADWAY

Josh Swallows Broadway is a popular comedy podcast on the Broadway Podcast Network hosted by Broadway funny man Josh Lamon (The Prom, Groundhog Day, Finding Neverland, Hair). Since the Quara…

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Inua Ellams: 'Barber shops are a safe, sacred place for British black men' by Interview By Arifa Akbar

The poet and playwright on Barber Shop Chronicles – and his lockdown locks – ahead of the play’s streaming by National Theatre The best arts and entertainment during self-isolation Th…

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

It's Quiet Uptown: How Miguel Cervantes Found Healing in Hamilton After Tragedy by Caitlin Moynihan

Miguel Cervantes has a long history with Hamilton. He first took center stage in the Broadway production in 2016 for four performances as the title role during matinees. Later that year, C…

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Friday, May 1, 2020

Elaine Paige Tells Stories of EVITA, CATS, HAIR, and More on Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Yesterday, April 30, he chatted with living legend, Elaine Paige!

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Thursday, April 30, 2020
Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal on His Epic Take Me to the World Performance & Calling Stephen Sondheim 'Steve' by Lindsey Sullivan

In addition to growing out his hair ("slowly inching into the hipster world") and baking sourdough bread, stage and screen star Jake Gyllenhaal has also spent his time in quarantine wowing a…

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BWW Album Review: BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER Uncovers the Warrior Within

Featuring music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Joe Iconis (Smash, Be More Chill) who also co-wrote the book with Lance Rubin and Jason SweetTooth Williams, Broadway Bounty Hunter follows t…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Playbill Viewing: Hair Came to Movie Theatres a Decade After Opening on Broadway by Mark Peikert

Milos Forman's 1979 film adaptation of the quintessential '60s musical is its own vivid entity.

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Monday, April 27, 2020

Bernard Gersten, Beloved Tony-Winning Leader of Lincoln Center Theater, Dies at 97 by Lindsey Sullivan

Bernard Gersten, the longstanding executive producer of Lincoln Center Theater, has died at the age of 97. Gersten led the illustrious institution from its re-establishment in 1985 to his re…

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

A Cast Album I Love: ‘Hair’ by Elisabeth Vincentelli

We continue our cast album series with more recommendations for wonderful musicals to listen to at home.

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Tonight on the Livestream: Tony-Nominated Composer Joe Iconis! by Reilly Hickey

Wow what a boost of inspiration from Jenn Colella last night. Thanks again, to Jenn, for sharing her positivity with all of us on the livestream.  If any of you need some light during the…

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Auditioning for Film Series: The Top Terms You Need To Know On Set by Performerstuff

Auditioning for Film Series: The Top Terms You Need To Know On Set Written by Rachel Comeau Date April 10, 2020 In the theatrical world, it’s not uncommon for actors to be trained al…

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

It's Gavin Creel's Birthday! Enjoy 7 Original Songs As Marvelous As Him!

Gavin Creel - Happy Happy Birthday from the BroadwayBox fam! You know him, you love him. You might have danced in the aisles with him at the Broadway revival of Hair.

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Friday, April 17, 2020

VIDEO: Billy Porter Launches The Barba 'Quarancuts' Virtual Hair School Series!

Every ground-breaking initiative must have a first star and the first amateur stylist to attend Quarancuts was Grammy-winning singer, Tony-winning actor, and renowned style icon Billy Porte…

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I is for Idina Menzel. Not Letting Go of Broadway by New York Theater

Before she originated the Broadway roles of Maureen the performance artist in “Rent,” Elphaba the green witch of “Wicked” and the two-sided Liz/Beth in “If/Then,” Idina Menzel ha…

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

BWW TV: The Cast of ROCK OF AGES Perform 'Here I Go Again'

Check out the cast and band of Off-Broadway's Rock of Ages performing a virtual rendition of the Whitesnake hair metal classic, 'Here I Go Again.'

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Giuseppe Cannas by Editors

INTERVIEW: GIUSEPPE CANNAS. Sam Marlowe sits down with Giuseppe Cannas, Head of Wigs, Hair and Make-up at the National Theatre, to find out about the extraordinary craft and minute detail i…

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Labor Dispute – One Man Can Right the Wrong AND DOES! by Sandi Durell

UPDATE: RAY HAIR – PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL AFM REVERSES DECISION AND MUSICIANS’ UNION IS NOW IN SOLIDARITY WITH ACTORS EQUITY AND SAG-AFTRA. THE STREAM WILL NOW BE RESCHEDULED!     …

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Just In: Musicians Union Reverses Decision Waiving Disney on Broadway Concert Payments

No word yet on a rescheduled air date, but Ray Hair, International President of the American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada (AFM), issued statement on AFM waiving al…

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Broadway Musicians Union Changes Tune: Disney Benefit Stream Can Go On (But Not Tonight) by Greg Evans

The Disney on Broadway show will go on: The American Federation of Musicians has agreed to waive fees for a streaming of last November’s Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney On Broadway …

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Listening Party: Revisit Actors Fund’s Concert of Hair by Marc J. Franklin

Six star Brittney Mack recommends revisiting the cast recording of the 2004 concert starring Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and more.

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Saturday, April 11, 2020

Drag sashays online during Connecticut coronavirus crisis with revues, storytimes and flair by Christopher Arnott

Drag artists, with performance venues closed and their loyal audiences scattered, have turned their homes into stages, channeled their bravado through their Facebook pages, and are keeping s…

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Broadway Shutdown Extended After No-Good Rotten “Sing Street” Kids Get Eight More Weeks of Detention by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - The shutdown of all Broadway shows due to the coronavirus has been extended through at least June 7th, not only in order to limit the spread of CO…

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Watch Idina Menzel Sing 'Easy to Be Hard' From the 2001 Encores! Hair by Mark Peikert

Menzel played Sheila in the staging, which also included Tom Plotkin, Luther Creek, Miriam Shor, and more.

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Sunny Showtunes: Find Peace, Love, Freedom, & Happiness with HAIR!

Use all of what you got to groove along with Gavin Creel and the tribe of the 2009 Broadway revival of Hair!

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From One Captain to Another by Mo Brady

by Camden Gonzalez …

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