Tuesday, April 23, 2019

VIDEO: Todrick Hall Will Lead Regional Premiere of KINKY BOOTS at LA's 3-D Theatricals by Stage Tube

3-D Theatricals will present the West Coast regional premiere of Kinky Boots, starring Broadway, YouTube and RuPaul's Drag Race sensation, Todrick Hall as Lola, a part he first played in the…

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Todrick Hall Will Return to the Land of Lola in West Coast Regional Premiere of Kinky Boots by Andrew Gans

Performances begin in California in February 2020.

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Broadway's a Real Drag by JK

With Santino Fontana opening tonight in Tootsie, once again, Broadway has one of its favorite things - an actor in drag. This season's Torch Song is also a potential nominee this season, i…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

“On Your Feet!” at London Coliseum by Blouin Artinfo

The Tony Award-nominated musical “On Your Feet!” will be on stage from June 14 through August 31, 2019, at the London Coliseum. Directed by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell (Ki…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Taylor Louderman, Will Swenson, Mamie Parris, Ann Harada, Jason Gotay, Laura Michelle Kelly and More Announced For THE MUNY's 101st Season by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has learned that The Muny announcedtoday 25 principal cast members for the first season of its second century. Complete company casting will be announced throughout April and M…

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Jeremy Kushnier Will Return to Footloose in New Role & More 2019 Muny Casting by Andy Lefkowitz

The Muny has announced an exciting group of Broadway stars set to appear in productions as part of its 2019 summer season. The previously announced slate of works will run from June 10 thro…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Designing An Arena Specially For Video-Game Tournaments by Artsjournal1

The Fusion Arena, a $50 million, 65,000-square-foot venue dedicated to esports, is set to open in 2021 in Philadelphia’s sports district. Primarily, “[it] will host home games for the Ph…

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Mosaic Theater announces the eight plays for season five, 2019/2020 by Tim Treanor

Mosaic Theater will dedicate its fifth season to the stories of men and women who come to political awareness, and the consequences of that awareness. The company’s eight-production 2019-2…

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VIDEO: Uma Thurman, NETWORK's Tony Goldwyn Star in the Trailer for Netflix's CHAMBERS by Stage Tube

A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved her life. However, the closer she gets to uncovering the truth about her donor's sudden death, …

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No Regrets: Taking 500 L.G.B.T Teenagers to ‘The Prom’ on Broadway by Ben Widdicombe

And “Killing Eve” celebrates Season 2 with intimate cocktails on Central Park West.

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Abracadabra: London show puts magic props under the spotlight by Mark Brown Arts Correspondent

Tommy Cooper’s fez and Paul Daniels’ saw-in-half box part of display at Wellcome Collection Tommy Cooper’s fez, a gorilla mask used by Derren Brown and a wooden box and saw that Paul …

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Broadway Alum Eric LaJuan Summers Dies at 36 After Battle With Cancer by Ryan McPhee

Summers, an Astaire Award–winning actor and dancer, appeared in such shows as Kinky Boots and Motown.

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Eric LaJuan Summers, Broadway Alum of Kinky Boots & Motown The Musical, Dies at 36 by Andy Lefkowitz

Eric LaJuan Summers, a rising star who took the stage in numerous musicals over a decade on Broadway, passed away this week following a battle with cancer. His death was confirmed by public…

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Cincinnati Shakes Season to Feature Female Sherlock and Hamlet by American Theatre Editors

The theatre's 19-20 season will feature some gender-bent casting and plays by Kate Hamill, Lauren Gunderson, and Tracy Letts.

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See Mean Girls Celebrate One Year on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical adaptation of Tina Fey’s hit film opened at the August Wilson Theatre April 8, 2018.

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Remembering Eric by Mo Brady

BROADWAY ENSEMBLISTS SHARE THEIR MEMORIES OF ERIC LAJUAN SUMMERS Eric LaJuan Summers …

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Fanny Davenport: An American Bernhardt by Trav S.D.

19th century stage actress Fanny or Fannie Davenport (Fanny Lily Gypsey Davenport, 1850-1898) was born of an April 10. Born in London, she was the daughter of actors Edward Loomis Davenport …

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Guest Blog: Tabitha Mortiboy On THE AMBER TRAP by BroadwayWorld

I started writing The Amber Trap over two years ago while I was living in Brighton in a little flat by the sea. I knew that I wanted to write a story which uncovered some of the labyrinthine…

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OneTwoThreeOneTwo review at Sadler’s Wells, London – ‘tame deconstruction of flamenco’ by Rachel Elderkin

This is not a flamenco piece. On that point, Albert Quesada and Zoltan Vakulya are very clear. But flamenco is present in

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Bids Farewell to KINKY BOOTS! by Ben Cameron

Broadway has bid farewell to Tony winning smash, Kinky Boots. Well, we weren't going tolet that happen with out inviting the cast to Broadway Sessions for one final strut Cast members gather…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Broadway Grosses: The Band's Visit & Kinky Boots Go Out on a High Note by Broadway.com

It was a week of goodbyes for a pair of Tony-winning Best Musicals, both of which reported strong grosses in their last week on Broadway. In its final slate of main-stem performances, the hi…

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Grosses Analysis: The Band's Visit and Kinky Boots End Broadway Runs With Box Office Bumps by Andrew Gans

The two Tony-winning musicals took their final bows April 7.

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Theater notes: PICT's 'The Heiress' glows with 19th-century style by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

There’s also a short history of “The History Boys”; saying farewell to “Kinky Boots” on Broadway and a nod to awards season.

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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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Sunday, April 7, 2019

BWW Flashback: KINKY BOOTS Takes One Final Strut on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the Tony Award-winning, record-shattering Broadway production of Kinky Boots will play its final performance on April 7, 2019. At the time of its closin…

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VIDEO: Jordan Roth Dons the Heels and Wig in KINKY BOOTS Tribute Video by BroadwayWorld

Jordan Roth is celebrating Kinky Boots in a big way, in honor of the show ending its run today.

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Tony-Winning Best Musical Kinky Boots Ends Broadway Run April 7 by Andrew Gans

The hit musical by Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper opened in April 2013 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

Celebrate 6 Years of Kinky Boots With Videos of Billy Porter, Stark Sands, Wayne Brady, Brendon Urie, David Cook, and More by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical by Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper opened in April 2013 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Today on Broadway: Friday, April 5, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Reviews are in for Glenda Jackson in “King Lear,” Songwriters File Suit Against Cyndi Lauper and “Kinky Boots,” Ars Nova’s “Underground Railroad Game” to Return [displa…

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Celebrate Kinky Boots' 6th Anniversary With a Look Back at the Original Cast by Nathan Skethway

Billy Porter, Stark Sands, and Annaleigh Ashford were among the original cast when the Tony-winning musical opened on Broadway April 4, 2013.

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