Friday, December 13, 2019

Can We Still Use The Word "Chorus"? by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady The company of Jagged Little Pill (Photo by Mat…

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Watch the first trailer for the In The Heights Movie by Gabi Bergman

After a sneak peek teaser yesterday, the full trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of In The Heights was released this morning. Based on Lin-Manuel Miranda’s award-winning musical, t…

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In the Heights Movie Releases First Trailer, and We're Glued to Our Screens by Michael Appler

The first trailer for the highly anticipated screen adaptation of In the Heights was released on December 12. Still six months from the film's June 2020 premiere, the trailer is a first …

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Watch “In The Heights” movie trailer by New York Theater

“In The Heights,” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s first breakthrough Broadway musical,   has been made into a movie that will be released in June, 2020,  12 years after its debut at the Richar…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019


Six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising erupted into two extraordinary performances of lighthearted parodies, inspiring calls-to-action and exceptional dance at this year's Red Bucket Follies.…

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Freestyle Love Supreme Documentary to Debut at Sundance by Andy Lefkowitz

Sundance Institute has announced the world premiere of We Are Freestyle Love Supreme, a documentary charting the rise of Lin-Manuel Miranda's celebrated improv hip-hop group Freestyle Love S…

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

2019 Red Bucket Follies Raises $5.6 Million by Dan Meyer

The And Peggy leg of the Hamilton tour was named top donor at the annual celebration, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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BWW TV: Broadway Sessions Goes Back to Bikini Bottom with Ethan Slater and the Cast of SPONGEBOB!

This past Thursday at Broadway Sessions we took a trip down memory lane to Bikini Bottom at our Spongebob Cast Reunion Show! It was a joy to have the gang all back together as we all reminis…

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Krystal Joy Brown Join Broadway’s Hamilton December 10 by Ryan McPhee

The stage veteran returns to the Great White Way to play Eliza.

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Krystal Joy Brown Joins Broadway’s Hamilton December 10 by Ryan McPhee

The stage veteran returns to the Great White Way to play Eliza.

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2019 in Review: The Unforgettables: The Movers & Shapers & Newcomers by JK

In the next of our 2019 in Review series, we take a look at 40 - yes, 40! - individuals who made an indelible mark on the year in theater. Some are acclaimed award winners, others are fantas…

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Broadway's Hamilton Welcomes Krystal Joy Brown as Eliza by Andy Lefkowitz

Krystal Joy Brown joins the Broadway production of Hamilton on December 10. The strong-voiced stage veteran takes over the leading role of Eliza in Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical…

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Monday, December 9, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Ain't Too Proud Breaks the Imperial Theatre Box Office Record by Lindsey Sullivan

The weather may be chilly, but Ain't Too Proud is certainly heating up Broadway. The production set a new box office record at the Imperial Theatre for the week ending December 8 with $1,710…

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FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Academy is Now Accepting Applications For January Classes

FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME, the critically acclaimed improv troupe founded by Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Anthony Veneziale, is now accepting applications for the winter Freestyle Love S…

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake is still an exquisite stunner: Review by Maureen Lee Lenker

In 1995, Matthew Bourne rose to international prominence for his daring reimagining of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, casting male dancers for the corps of swans and lending the story’s themes…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Kate Baldwin, Kyle Selig, Telly Leung, and More Set For ASTEP Christmas Concert

Artists Striving to End Poverty is celebrating its Eleventh Annual New York City Christmas: A Concert to Benefit ASTEP, taking place on Monday, December 9 at 7:00 PM at Joe's Pub at The Publ…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019


Baby Yoda has captured the hearts and minds of everyone on the internet. So much so that Ice2Ice has written a love song dedicated to the true star of Disney's 'The Mandalorian' based on 'De…

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BWW Readers Name Their Most Memorable Stage Door Experiences From Hamilton, Anastasia, and More!

We asked, and you answered! We recently asked BroadwayWorld readers to name the most memorable moments they've ever had at the stage door of a show. We've gathered some of the standout ans…

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Jordan Fisher to Play Title Role in Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen: 'I'm Very Honored' by Andy Lefkowitz

Jordan Fisher is taking over the title role in the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen. The star of stage and screen will play a 16-week engagement in the show beginning on January 28, 2…

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‘Rent Live’s Jordan Fisher To Star In Broadway’s ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ by Greg Evans

Jordan Fisher, who played Mark in Fox’s Rent Live TV special and made his Broadway debut in Hamilton, will take over the title role of Dear Evan Hansen in January. A star of Disney’s Liv…

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Jordan Fisher is Evan Hansen. Broadway is Back in the Cultural Conversation. Rage is Necessary. #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

In its effort to sum up the decade culturally (33 Ways to Remember the 2010s), the New York Times gives a nod to the return of theater in the cultural conversation — not always directly. M…

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High School Production of TARZAN Canceled Due to Racism Concerns

Alexander Hamilton High School has canceled auditions for Tarzan, amid racism concerns. It will now stage the Shakespeare in the Park musical adaptation of 'Twelfth Night,' in its place. 

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DWTS champ Jordan Fisher to play title role in Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen by Dave Quinn

Jordan Fisher is heading back to Broadway. PEOPLE can exclusively reveal that the actor, recording artist, and Dancing with the Stars season 25 champion will join the Broadway production of…

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Jordan Fisher will play Evan Hansen on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

Jordan Fisher will be the next Evan Hansen on Broadway.  Fisher will succeed Andrew Barth Feldman, who plays his final performance on Jan. 26. He comes to “Dear Evan Hansen” after makin…

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Monday, December 2, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Beetlejuice & Tina Break House Records Over Thanksgiving Week by

The Thanksgiving holiday week brought in a number of theatergoers to New York City, and they had only the best taste among the shows appearing on the boards. Two musicals in particular reac…

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Phillipa Soo Tapped for HBO Max Pilot Gumshoe by Emily Selleck

The Hamilton Tony nominee will play a police detective in the upcoming series.

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Giles Terera and Soho bar in row over racial profiling accusations by Georgia Snow

A row has broken out between Hamilton star Giles Terera and a London blues bar, after he accused the venue of racial

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Mr. Broadway December 2019: Little Shop's Jonathan Groff by JK

The current off-Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors has rekindled my appreciation for Mr. December 2019. I've been a fan since I first saw him in an early preview of another off-Broa…

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Saturday, November 30, 2019

‘Hamilton’ Star Giles Terera Says UK Bar Turned His Group Away Because Of Race by Bruce Haring

A star from the musical Hamilton is singing the blues because his group of friends wasn’t hearing the blues. Giles Terera said a London bar barred entry to his party of eight fellow actors…

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