Thursday, August 15, 2019

From James Madison to North Shore by Angela Tricarico

by Abigail Charpentier Susie Carroll Since this spring, Susie …

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Broadway Grosses: The Prom Goes Out on Top, Reaching All-Time High at the Box Office by Andy Lefkowitz

Everyone was going to prom this past week, as the Tony-nominated smash-hit musical played to packed houses in its final set of performances at the Longacre Theatre. The celebrated musical re…

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A Royal Engagement: Diana: A New Musical Is Broadway Bound by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Diana: A New Musical, a theatrical piece that tells the true story of Lady Diana Spencer who would go on to marry Britain’s Prince Charles and become everyone’s favorite princess, is hea…

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Diana, a musical based on life of late Princess of Wales, coming to Broadway by Ruth Kinane

A new musical about Princess Diana’s royal romance is heading to Broadway in 2020. The show, which ran earlier this year at La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego, will begin performances on Marc…

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Princess Diana Bio-Musical Will Transfer to Broadway in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

Fresh off an acclaimed run at San Diego's La Jolla Playhouse, the new Princess Diana bio-musical Diana will move to Broadway's Longacre Theatre next year. Previews will begin on March 2, 202…

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‘Diana’ musical to play Broadway this spring by Caitlin Huston

“Diana,” a musical about the life of the late Lady Diana Spencer, is coming to Broadway this spring. The musical will play the Longacre Theatre beginning March 2, 2020, with an opening n…

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‘The Lightning Thief’ announces Broadway run by Caitlin Huston

“The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical” will come to Broadway this fall.  The musical, which features a book by “Be More Chill” book writer Joe Tracz and a score by Rob Rok…

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The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical is heading to Broadway by Ruth Kinane

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical is ready to light up the Broadway stage. TheaterWorksUSA and Martian Entertainment announced Monday that the musical adaption of Rick Riordan…

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The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical Is Heading to Broadway by Andrew Gans

The new musical, which was seen Off-Broadway and on tour, will play the Longacre Theatre.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Around the U.S.A in 80 Musicals: Part V: The Rockies by JK

As the summer boils on... a trip to the crisp cool air and stunning vistas of the Rocky Mountains sounds like bliss to us! Can't get there? How about getting there via our favorite outlet fr…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Closing Time! August Is Your Last Chance to See Six—Yes, Six!—Broadway Shows by Eric King

It's time for our monthly au revoir to all the shows and stars leaving the New York stage and this one's a doozy. The Tony Awards have been doled out, the national tours have been announced,…

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Michael Genet to Join Broadway's The Prom as Mr. Hawkins; Michael Potts Departs by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated musical The Prom will welcome Broadway veteran Michael Genet to the company in the role of Mr. Hawkins beginning on June 28. He'll replace original cast member Michael …

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Michael Genet to Join Broadway's The Prom by Ryan McPhee

The musical continues through August 11 at the Longacre Theatre.

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part III: The Midwest by JK

With the spring rush and awards season behind us, it's time to get back to our regularly scheduled content! Today, we continue our popular series Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals, focusing t…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Prom sets final Broadway performance for August by Rachel Yang

Less than a year after opening, The Prom will be taking its last bow on Broadway this summer. The Tony-nominated musical has set its final performance for Aug. 11 at the Longacre Theatre. …

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The Prom Will End Its Run on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The acclaimed Tony-nominated musical comedy The Prom has set a closing date of August 11 at the Longacre Theatre. The celebrated tuner began Broadway performances on October 23, 2018 and of…

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The Prom Sets Closing Date on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

The new musical comedy opened at the Longacre Theatre in November 2018.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Time to Dance! Broadway's The Prom Will Launch a National Tour in 2021 by Ryan Gilbert

Make people see how the world could one day be! The popular Broadway musical The Prom, named’s 2018 Show of the Year and winner of the 2019 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Mu…

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‘The Prom’ announces national tour by Caitlin Huston

“The Prom” will launch a national tour beginning in Providence, Rhode Island in February 2021. In addition to the tour, “The Prom” announced a worldwide licensing deal with Theatrica…

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Diana DeGarmo & Ace Young to Headline National Tour of First Date by Andy Lefkowitz

Six years after its Broadway premiere, the adorable musical comedy First Date is going on tour. Broadway alums and real-life couple Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young will star in the road producti…

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Sunday, June 2, 2019

Prom Builders: Saluting the Risk-Taking, Culture-Changing Producers of Broadway’s Super-Original Musical Comedy Hit by Paul Wontorek

Source material for Broadway musicals can come from almost anywhere. Of the 11 new musicals of the just-wrapped 2018-2019 season, four were adapted from Hollywood hits, two from the lives of…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Stars of Tony-Nominated Musical The Prom Sing 'You Happened' on The View by

The Prom is nearing Broadway hit status. The celebrated new musical, a recipient of seven 2019 Tony Award nominations, showed off its talented company on the May 30 edition of ABC's The Vie…

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The Prom Tony Nominee Brooks Ashmanskas Receives Sardis Portrait by Caitlin Moynihan

It's time to dance because The Prom star Brooks Ashmanskas received a Sardi's portrait on May 28. Ashmanskas recently earned a Tony Award nomination for his starring turn in The Prom and al…

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

VIDEO: Caitlin Kinnunen and the Cast of THE PROM Perform 'Unruly Heart' by Stage Tube

On Monday night's episode of 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,'Tony-nominated star Caitlin Kinnunen and the cast of 'The Prom' perform 'Unruly Heart'from their Broadway musical, now runni…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Broadway Grosses: The Prom Edges Ahead as Tony Awards Day Approaches by

The celebrated musical comedy The Prom has seen a strong, sure rise in grosses and attendance since the announcement of its seven Tony Award nominations, but this past week saw a particularl…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

🍸 The Prom by Theater With A Twist

🍸 The Prom – Longacre Theatre Cast includes: Brooks Ashmanskas, Beth Leavel, Christopher Sieber, Caitlin Kinnunen, Isabelle McCalla, Michael Potts, Angie Schworer, Courtenay Collins, J…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Odds & Ends: Broadway's The Prom Will Sing Out at World Pride & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Broadway's The Prom Will Sing Out at World PrideThe Prom will keep making rainbow dreams come true this spring with a newly ann…

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The Prom's Christopher Sieber on Casting the Netflix Movie, Cursing in Hip-Hop Class & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Tony nominee Christopher Sieber is landing laughs as Trent Oliver, the delightfully stuffy Juilliard alum (did he mention he attended Juilliard?), in the Casey Nicholaw-helmed side-…

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

BWW TV: What Makes a Broadway Hit? THE PROM Cast and Creators Share Backstage Secrets! by Richard Ridge

The Prom is still changing lives at the Longacre Theatre, where it will soon celebrate its 200th Broadway performance. As the cast and creative team dance towards another major milestone, th…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

‘The Prom’ Director Casey Nicholaw: Thanksgiving Kisses, Broadway Babies And A Date With Netflix – Tony Watch by Greg Evans

Last Thanksgiving, Broadway’s The Prom had just recently opened at the Longacre Theatre when it took part in the annual Macy’s parade. Performing the musical’s big finale number “Tim…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Changing Lives! See Photos from The Prom's Super Starry Benefit Performance, Hosted by Ryan Murphy by

It was time to dance on April 9 at the Longacre Theatre! The Prom held a special benefit performance to benefit Hetrick Martin, GLAAD and The Trevor Project. The evening was hosted by Emmy-w…

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