Thursday, May 28, 2020

Harvey Fierstein-Led Hairspray Live! Will Stream for Free This Weekend; Watch Here

The musical is the latest telecast on the Shows Must Go On YouTube channel.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Hairspray Live!, Starring Harvey Fierstein, Kristen Chenoweth, Ariana Grande, Jennifer Hudson, More, to Stream May 29 by Andrew Gans

The Shows Must Go On! continues with the 2016 NBC presentation of the Tony-winning musical.

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Saturday, May 23, 2020
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

7 Behind-the-Scenes Stories From Broadway’s Original West Side Story by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Chita Rivera, Tony Mordente, and Harvey Evans share memories about breaking onstage, Jerome Robbins, prepping for the London production, why “Cool…

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Monday, May 18, 2020

Ethan Slater on the Lessons of SpongeBob SquarePants & His Killer Assassins Research by Caitlin Moynihan

Before the COVID-19 pandemic closed theater doors, Ethan Slater was set to appear in Classic Stage Company's revival of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's 1990 musical Assassins in the dua…

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These Hairspray Fam Favorites Performing 'You Can't Stop the Beat' Will Make Your Day by Lindsey Sullivan

These days call for things that lift us up, and Broadway lovers know that theatergoers would be hard-pressed to find a better spirit-raiser than Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman's "You Can't S…

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Broadway Catch Up: May 11 - Lesli Margherita, Harvey Fierstein, Patrick Page, Jake Gyllenhaal, Andrew Lloyd Webber, and More!

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of yo…

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

VIDEO: Harvey Fierstein 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY

BC/EFA hosted Broadway Does Mother's Day today! As part of the event, Harvey Fierstein created an 'audition tape' for the role of Mama Rose.

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Watch the All-Star Variety Show Broadway Does Mother's Day by

The previously announced digital variety show Broadway Does Mother’s Day just got bigger! Featuring sketches, performances and appearances from stage stars, the virtual event will take…

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Celebrate Mother's Day With Free Live-Streamed Concert Featuring Rita Harvey and Neil Berg

Composer/Producer Neil Berg and Broadway performer Rita Harvey who've spent a lifetime not just performing and collaborating, but building a family, join together from their living room this…

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Celia Keenan-Bolger, Laura Benanti & More Set for Broadway Does Mother's Day Variety Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway fans just got great Mother's Day plans! Broadway Does Mother’s Day, a digital variety show featuring sketches, performances and appearances from Great White Way stars, will take p…

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Harvey Fierstein, Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, and Many More Set For BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY

Broadway Does Mother's Day, a digital variety show, will feature sketches, performances and more from your favorite Broadway stars, plus more than 10 Broadway shows including Moulin Rouge! T…

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Watch Chita Rivera, Kate Baldwin, Harvey Fierstein, and More Wish Sheldon Harnick Happy Birthday by Dan Meyer

The Tony-winning lyricist, composer, and book writer celebrates his birthday April 30.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

The Assistant — a coldly furious indictment of a film mogul monster

Kitty Green’s response to the Harvey Weinstein case unfolds with muted rage

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Alan Cumming: ‘I never thought about my foreskin until I came to America’ by Chris Godfrey

The Hollywood star and bestselling author is becoming a podcaster. He discusses his fight against circumcision, his fear of Harvey Weinstein – and why he is an optimist to the core ‘I’…

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Friday, April 10, 2020

You Say You Want a Tiger King Musical? Kristin Chenoweth and Andrew Lippa Release Carole Baskin Anthem by Caitlin Moynihan

It's next to impossible to go a day without seeing a new meme or article about everyone's Netflix obsession, Tiger King. The true crime documentary follows the life of Joe Exotic, a zookeep…

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Bette Midler & Sarah Silverman Join Star-Studded Passover Benefit Event by Lindsey Sullivan

The previously announced Saturday Night Seder just got even starrier. Tony winner Bette Midler and Emmy-winning comedian Sarah Silverman have been added to the virtual Passover event, which…

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Tony Winners Ben Platt, Idina Menzel and More to Celebrate Passover in Benefit Event by Caitlin Moynihan

This year you can celebrate the fourth night of Passover with some of the biggest stars of the stage and screen! Performers, musicians, and religious scholars will come together virtually to…

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

La MaMa Shares Photos of Famous Alums From Bette Midler to Harvey Fierstein and More by Olivia Clement

A look back at some of the now-famous faces who have graced the downtown institution's stages.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Want to Learn from the Best at Home? Judith Light, Adrienne Warren & More Join Bridge to Broadway Digital Training Platform by Lindsey Sullivan

Add this to the list of creative ways to bring Broadway to others during this time of social distancing. Bridge to Broadway, stage alum Erik Liberman's online initiative that pairs aspiring…

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Alan Menken, Judith Light, Harvey Fierstein, and More Join BRIDGE TO BROADWAY Online Training Platform

On Monday, April 6th, the latest installment of Erik Liberman's Bridge to Broadway online training platform launches. Bridge matches theatre students and emerging artists around the world wi…

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

How Charity Fraud Led To Harvey Weinstein’s Downfall by Artsjournal

Although Tom Ajamie’s amfAR investigation never received the same level of attention as Weinstein’s sexual predation, it remains the key event that led to his downfall. After all, it was…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

VIDEO: Harvey Fierstein Debuts A Homemade Medical Mask

Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein has found a very constructive way to pass the time and stay healthy throughout the virus pandemic. 

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Monday, March 23, 2020
Sunday, March 22, 2020

Even More Stars Join's Special Return Episode of The Rosie O'Donnell Show by Andy Lefkowitz

An additional group of talented stars have signed on to take part in the upcoming special return episode of The Rosie O'Donnell Show. The previously announced event, presented in support of …

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Friday, March 20, 2020

More Stars Added to One-Night Return of The Rosie O'Donnell Show on by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of A-list talent has been newly announced to take part in the eagerly anticipated return of The Rosie O'Donnell Show. The previously announced event, presented in support of…

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Livestream All-Star Return of The Rosie O'Donnell Show on March 22 by Andy Lefkowitz

A glittering array of superstar talent will come together this weekend for a special one-night return of the Emmy-winning Rosie O'Donnell Show. The live-streamed event, presented in support …

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Does Kinky Boots on BroadwayHD Raise Up the Stage Show?

The London cast appears in a filmed version of the Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein musical, available to subscribers of the theatrical streaming service.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Our Lady of Blundellsands review – it's like Ibsen turned up to 11 by Catherine Love

Everyman, LiverpoolJosie Lawrence stars in Jonathan Harvey’s story of the Domingo clan who have plenty of skeletons in their cupboards As messed up families go, the Domingos are off the ch…

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Our Lady of Blundellsands review at Everyman Theatre, Liverpool – ‘tears, laughter and acid wit’ by Nigel Smith

Jonathan Harvey has extraordinary skill in writing sensitive, witty dialogue. Our Lady of Blundellsands is an outstanding example of his ability to

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