Friday, February 8, 2019

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

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 Broadway.com

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 Broadway.com

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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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Once on This Island, Head Over Heels, Taylor Trensch & More by Eric King

The start of a new year spells the end for a whopping nine Broadway offerings and new horizons for some actors departing their roles. It's a Great White Way clearinghouse, …

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VIDEO: Peppermint, Rachel York & More Sound Off on the Message of HEAD OVER HEELS by Stage Tube

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Head Over Heels, the new musical comedy featuring the iconic songs of The Go-Go's - the most successful female rock band of all time - will play its fin…

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Tuesday, January 1, 2019

2019 Theater-ish Resolutions by JK

I read somewhere that, among other things, if you make more than three New Year's resolutions, you are more likely to not achieve any of them. I guess that makes sense. Anyway, I made a list…

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Monday, December 31, 2018

Broadway.com Readers Vote Mean Girls as Their Top Show of 2018! See What Others Made the Top 10 List by Lindsey Sullivan

Now this news is fetch! We asked Broadway.com fans to vote for their favorite Great White Way production of 2018, and Mean Girls took the top spot! The production and its talented stars have…

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Friday, December 28, 2018

HEAD OVER HEELS' Bonnie Milligan Will Take Over Instagram Tomorrow! by Jeffrey Vizcaino

Go behind the scenes of Broadway's Head Over Heels with one of 2018's breakout stars, Bonnie Milligan, as she takes over the BroadwayWorld Instagram tomorrow, December 29th Follow along as M…

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Thursday, December 27, 2018

Education Spotlight: HEAD OVER HEELS' Andrew Durand by Julie Musbach

Education takes center stage in BroadwayWorld's new Education Spotlight education series. Continuing with the cast of Head Over Heels, next up is the charming Andrew Durand.

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

2018 Theater Trends and Traditions by JK

2018 Broadway Trends and TraditionsOver the past year it seems that, fueled by and shared on social media, there are some great (and positive) new-ish trendy traditions.First up, some positi…

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Education Spotlight: HEAD OVER HEELS' Bonnie Milligan by Julie Musbach

Education takes center stage in BroadwayWorld's new Education Spotlight education series. We ask Broadway stars a survey of questions about their college experience and how its made them the…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Best of 2018 JKTS Awards: More Fun, Fun, Fun! by JK

THE 2018 JKTS AWARDS(Slightly) Naughty Fun(11 Awards)After taking a couple of seasons off, we are super excited to re-start our annual tradition! Up first, our awards for the media and techn…

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Broadway Grosses: The Boss Goes Out on Top as Springsteen on Broadway Concludes Hit Run by Broadway.com

One of the biggest surprises of the past year on the Great White Way was the sensational debut of Springsteen on Broadway, the sold-out mega-hit concert engagement featuring iconic singer-so…

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Friday, December 14, 2018

The Friday 5: 5 Most Underrated Performances of 2018 by JK

Today's Friday 5 continues our celebration of the Best of 2018 with a look at 5 male performers and 5 female performers whose work this season we feel has been underappreciated. They, o…

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Best of 2018 JKTS Awards: Fun, Fun, Fun! by JK

THE 2018 JKTS AWARDSGood Clean Fun(9 Awards)After taking a couple of seasons off, we are super excited to re-start our annual tradition! Up first, our awards for the media and technical aspe…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Broadway Licensing Releases HEAD OVER HEELS Rights for School and Youth Programs by BroadwayWorld

Theatrical rights licensor Broadway Licensing, along with the Broadway producers of Head Over Heels led by Christine Russell, Louise Gund, today announced the immediate availability of 2019 …

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Favorite Theater of 2018: The Hudson Theatre by JK

We had the great fortune of visiting many different theaters in 2018. The one we enjoyed the most this year is Broadway's newest (and one of its oldest), The Hudson Theatre. From the outside…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

The Friday 5: 5 Best Broadway Songs and Duets of 2018 by JK

It's the end of the year, and it's time to start looking back at the year that was. First up, our Friday 5 Best Broadway Songs of 2018. These are the numbers that stuck out in one way other …

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Closing Time! Last Call for Five Great Broadway Plays & Musicals You Don't Want to Miss

You only have a few weeks to see Summer, Head Over Heels, Torch Song, The Play That Goes Wrong and Once On This Island

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Sierra Boggess, Shuler Hensley, Rachel York to Star in Ever After at Alliance Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed slate of Broadway alums have been selected to lead a new production of Zina Goldrich and Marcy Heisler's acclaimed musical Ever After at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre. H…

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See Rachel York Celebrate The Green Room 42’s 500th Show by Marc J. Franklin

The Head Over Heels star performed her new show Thank You for the Music at the cabaret venue November 18.

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Monday, December 3, 2018

Three Broadway Shows To Close As Box Office Sinks, And Long-Term Issues Loom by Lee Seymour

Head Over Heels, Summer, and Once On This Island will all close within weeks. But larger issues loom ahead for the booming industry...

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Broadway Grosses: Pretty Woman Still Going Strong at Start of Holiday Season by Broadway.com

The acclaimed musical adaptation of the smash 1990 film Pretty Woman might have opened at the kickoff of the fall season, but despite a slew of additional new musical productions having debu…

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