Thursday, May 23, 2019

Head Over Heels Star Peppermint and Cabaret Favorite Alexis Michelle to Headline Pride Month Concerts in NYC by Dan Meyer

The RuPaul's Drag Race Season 9 sisters will take the stage on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Behind the Legacy Robe by Mo Brady

by Angela Tricarico Each Broadway season, the Legacy Robe makes its journey around Broadway to every musical that opens with an ensemble. The Robe is given to the ensemblist in each show wit…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Transport Group's Sweet Charity Concert Casts Rachel Bay Jones, Bonnie Milligan, Alysha Umphress & Santino Fontana by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of talent has been announced to appear in Transport Group's upcoming first-class concert presentation of the 1966 musical Sweet Charity. The previously announced one-night e…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Hadestown Tops Outer Critics Award Winners by Laurenyarger

Amber Gray and the Broadway cast of Hadestown credit Matthew Murphy Outer Critics Circle 2018-2019 Awards Winners are in bold with * OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY PLAY *The Ferryman Ink Networ…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

“It Made Me Feel Like I’d Arrived.” by Mo Brady

by Kenny Francoeur Justin Prescott (Photo by Jacob Smith Studios) …

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The Full Monty Reading Held with Stark Sands, Debra Monk, Adam Chanler-Berat & More by Andy Lefkowitz

A slew of stage stars recently took part in an industry presentation of the 2001 Tony-nominated musical The Full Monty, producer Tom Kirdahy confirmed to Tony nominee Leigh S…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

2019 Theatre World Award Winners for Spectacular NY Stage Debuts by New York Theater

The Theatre World Awards for outstanding New York stage debuts during the 2017-2018 theatrical season have been given to: Gbenga Akinnagbe, To Kill A Mockingbird Tom Glynn-Carney, The Ferrym…

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The Friday 5: 5 Thoughts on the 2019 Tony Awards Nominations by JK

As I mentioned earlier this week, for the first time in decades, I was unable to see the Tony nominations live as they happened. Frustrating!!! Well, the good news is that 6 items on our "wi…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Jeremy Pope, Micaela Diamond, Gbenga Akinnagbe & More Win 2019 Theatre World Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The Theatre World Awards board of directors has announced the 2019 Theatre World Award honorees for outstanding Broadway or off-Broadway debut performance. The talented stars will be celebra…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Broadway Season Ends. Tony Award Nominations Tomorrow: Which will be picked? #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

The Broadway 2018-2019 season has ended, and the New York theater award season is in high gear. The Tony nominations will be announced tomorrow. Here are the shows that opened on Broadway th…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

VIDEOS: Ben Platt Performs Songs from SING TO ME INSTEAD at YouTube Space NY by Marika O'Hara

Grammy, Tony, and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt stopped by the YouTube Space in NYC toperform songs from his debut album Sing To Me Instead and chat with Billboard journalist, Rebecca Milzoff.…

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2018 - 2019: The Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of Beetlejuice, the Broadway 2018 - 2019 is in the record books. Actually, the season doesn't officially end until May 26th, but unofficially, the Tony Awards cut off is…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Outer Critics Nominations Announced by Laurenyarger

Outer Critics Circle 2018-2019 Award Nominations OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY PLAY The Ferryman Ink Network To Kill a Mockingbird What the Constitution Means to Me OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY MUS…

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Broadway Showstopper Spotlight Series: Bonnie Milligan Talks Playing a "Body-Positive, Queer Icon" in Head Over Heels & Her Path to Broadway

Head Over Heels standout Bonnie Milligan kicks off our Broadway Showstopper Spotlight Series.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Broadway Licensing Acquired by Producer Sean Cercone by Logan Culwell-Block

The musical licensor represents such recent titles as A Bronx Tale, Escape to Margaritaville, Head Over Heels, and Summer: The Donna Summer Musical.

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Charl Brown, Mykal Kilgore & More to Join Casey Cott in Tommy at Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the Kennedy Center's upcoming staging of the acclaimed rock musical The Who's Tommy. The previously announced production, part of the Broadway Center Stage series, …

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

A Vision of Now-ness by Alyssa Sileo

Exploring identity in Head over Heels The post A Vision of Now-ness appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Head Over Heels and Drag Race Star Peppermint Will Join New York City Gay Men’s Chorus for Big Gay Sing by Adam Hetrick

The annual spring concerts will take place March 22–24 at NYU’s Skirball Center.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Chick Flick the Musical Will End Its Run at the Westside Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

The off-Broadway premiere production of Chick Flick: The Musical will play its final performance at the Westside Theatre on March 16. David Ruttura directs and Sarah O'Gleby choreographs th…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Exclusive! Haven Burton Joins Legally Blonde Concerts as Paulette; Alex Newell Bows Out by Andy Lefkowitz

Haven Burton, the multi-talented star who was seen in the original Broadway production of Legally Blonde: The Musical, has signed on to play the role of Paulette in the upcoming pair of con…

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Odds & Ends: Kristin Chenoweth & Patti Murin Sign On for Hallmark Christmas Movies & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Kristin Chenoweth & Patti Murin Sign On for Hallmark Christmas Movies Two Broadway favorites are going home for the h…

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Lilli Cooper, Gavin Creel, Donna McKechnie & More Set for 2019 Broadway Backwards by Andy Lefkowitz

What a lineup! A talent-packed slate of stars have been assembled to offer gender-bending takes on their favorite tunes at the 14th edition of Broadway Backwards. Hosted by Tony nominee Jenn…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Odds & Ends: Jelani Remy & Taylor Iman Jones to Sing High School Musical in Concert & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Jelani Remy & Taylor Iman Jones to Sing High School Musical in Concert A talented slate of New York stage alums will …

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Friday, February 1, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Bio-Musicals We'd Actually Like to See by JK

With last week's announcement that the Michael Jackson bio-musical Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough is Broadway-bound, (not to mention the forthcoming Tina Turner show Tina) I've bee…

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Alex Newell to Play Paulette in Legally Blonde Concerts at Feinstein's/54 Below by Andy Lefkowitz

Alex Newell, the recent showstopping Asaka of Once on This Island, will offer up another drag-diva turn as Paulette in an upcoming concert presentation of the fan-favorite musical Legally Bl…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Megan Sikora & More to Star in Chick Flick the Musical at the Westside Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for the off-Broadway premiere of Chick Flick: The Musical, set to debut at the Westside Theatre next month. David Ruttura will direct and Sarah O'Gleby will choreogr…

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

#TBT by JK

As I mourn the loss of Head Over Heels this week, I am reminded of a very similar (and short-lived) show. Music Theatre International describes that show this way: "an anachronisti…

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Monday, January 7, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Tony-Winning Once On This Island Dances Out to Packed Houses by

Michael Arden's celebrated, Tony-winning revival of Once On This Island concluded its run this past weekend, playing a final slate of performances filled with cheering standing-room-only…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 7th - THE PROM and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.29, The Cher Show 1.66, Head Over Heels 1.28, Once On this Island 1.04 and King Kong 0.92.The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Sunday, January 6, 2019

Go-Go's Musical Head Over Heels Ends Broadway Run January 6 by Adam Hetrick

The new musical opened July 26 at the Hudson Theatre.

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Please Don't Go-Go! HEAD OVER HEELS Will Take Final Broadway Bow Today by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Head Over Heels will conclude its Broadway run today, January 6, after 188 regular performances and 37 previews. The new musical opened at the Hudson Th…

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