Tuesday, April 23, 2019

“The Most Important Night Of My Life” by Mo Brady

Tootsie at the Marriott Marquis Theatre Review by Mo Brady As the final sequence of Tootsie begins, members of the show…

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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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Monday, April 22, 2019

Broadway Grosses: King Kong Inches In with Best Numbers of 2019 by Broadway.com

The team behind King Kong has reason to boast, as a slew of audience members filled the Broadway Theatre this past week to experience the one-of-a-kind musical. Thanks to the holiday weeken…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Five Burning Questions with King Kong Star Christiani Pitts

King Kong star Christiani Pitts reveals how she found her chemistry with Kong, the source of her strength onstage, and responsibility of playing Ann for a new generation.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

How the actor behind King Kong’s mighty roar got his gig by John Crudele

Jon Hoche has a truly unique job. In fact, I think it’s safe to say that nobody else in the country or even in the world earns a living doing what Hoche does. Hoche, you see, is the voice …

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King Kong Standout Peter Chursin on How Auditioning for Madonna Led Him to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Peter ChursinWhen Peter Chursin's mother signed him up for tap dance classes to keep him busy in the summer as a five-year-old, she had no idea that she was putting him on a path that would …

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KING KONG Releases Tickets Through January 12 by BroadwayWorld

A new block of tickets has been released for Broadway's King Kong. Now on sale through January 12, 2020, King Kong is playing at the Broadway Theatre where it opened on Thursday, November 8 …

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Tony Award Administration Committee Rules On BE MORE CHILL, KING KONG, KISS ME KATE, Plus New Rules for Plays! by BroadwayWorld

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the third time this season and confirmed the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the 2019 American Theatre Wing's Tony…

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Tony Awards' Third Set of Rulings: Harvey Fierstein Eligible for Torch Song Revisions & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on April 11 for the third time this season to confirm the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2019 …

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

'Pinocchio' by House Theatre has moments of greatness and the best puppet in town by Chris Jones

Best puppet of the season? “King Kong” on Broadway. Height: 20 feet. Weight: 2,000 pounds. Style: Animatronic ape. Puppeteers: 14. Microprocessors: 16. Designer: Sonny Tilders. Cost: Goo…

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Social Roundup: BroadwayWorld Fans Name Their Dream Roles For Jeremy Jordan! by Linnae Medeiros

The doctor is in, as Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan stepped into the role of Dr. Pomatter in the hit musical Waitress this week To celebrate the star's return to Broadway, we asked our BroadwayW…

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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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Monday, April 1, 2019

Broadway Box Office Climbs To $37M; ‘Beetlejuice’ & ‘Tootsie’ Arrive by Greg Evans

Has Broadway ever looked more Hollywood? Beetlejuice and Tootsie have joined a theatrical line-up that already includes Network, Pretty Woman and King Kong, to name a few of this season’s …

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Ain't Too Proud Rides Wave to Hit Status, Surpassing Million-Dollar Mark by Broadway.com

It was a celebratory week for the new Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud. The cheered Broadway tuner hosted a star-studded opening-night celebration, performed on The Tonight Show and reach…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Cast Members From Be More Chill, Beetlejuice, and Hadestown Will Celebrate Broadway Debuts at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Adam Hetrick

Cast members from Tootsie, Ain’t Too Proud, King Kong, and The Cher Show will also perform.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Standing @ Zero: King Kong's Ashley Andrews (Partly NSFW) by JK

So, why "Standing at Zero"? You know the numbers across the front of the stage? Zero is center, and we are putting one performer front and center. This month's honoree is one of many unsung …

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Yanni to Play Limited Broadway Run This Spring at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Legendary composer and multi-instrumentalist Yanni will take the main-stem stage this spring as part of the recently announced In Residence On Broadway series at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. …

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

More Than 2,000 NYC Public School Students Will Be Invited Behind the Scenes of Broadway's King Kong by Logan Culwell-Block

The program, presented by arts education nonprofit Inside Broadway, offers students a glimpse at how Broadway shows run and operate.

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King Kong Star Eric William Morris’ 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

Performances by Bill Irwin, Tonya Pinkins, and more top Morris’ list.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Over 2,000 NYC Students To Go Behind the Scenes At KING KONG On Broadway by BroadwayWorld

On Thursday, March 28 leading NYC arts education nonprofit Inside Broadway and the groundbreaking Broadway production of KING KONG will present a special Creating the Magic program offering …

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Erik Lochtefeld of King Kong by Broadway.com

Erik Lochtefeld stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about King Kong and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Following Upcoming Morrissey Engagement, Additional High-Profile Concerts Will Play Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

On the heels of the recent announcement that celebrated English singer-songwriter Morrissey will appear at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre from May 2-11, a residency has been launched that…

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Podcast Episode 181 — Production Manager of 100+ Productions, Hillary Blanken

Ever wonder how Spiderman landed on your seat in the balcony?  Or how the heck they got that King Kong puppet to run across the stage?  Or where we got the sand for Once On This Island?…

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Podcast Episode 181 — Production Manager of 100+ Productions, Hillary Blanken

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/989062-podcast-episode-181-production-manager-of-100-productions-hillary-blanken.mp3   Ever wonder how Spiderman landed on your seat in the balcony?  Or…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Go Inside King Kong’s Street Renaming Celebration on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

Anne del Castillo, the acting commissioner of the New York City mayor’s office, joined the company of the mega-musical to unveil King Kong Court March 6.

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Photo Coverage: King of Broadway! NYC Celebrates KING KONG With Street Naming! by Jennifer Broski

This afternoon, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped by the Broadway Theatre to celebrate the new King of Broadway, King Kong After a special appearance at the curtain call, Mayor de B…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Odds & Ends: Mayor's Office Names 'King Kong Court' Outside the Broadway Theatre & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Mayor's Office Names "King Kong Court" Outside the Broadway Theatre In celebration of the 86th anniversary of the iconic origin…

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NYC Mayor's Office Names King Kong Court Outside The Broadway Theatre by BroadwayWorld

In celebration of the 86th anniversary of the iconic original film of King Kong, the New York City Mayor's Office will recognize the Broadway musical King Kong and its contribution to the cu…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

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