Friday, June 21, 2019

‘Be More Chill’ Announces Broadway Closing; Musical Is Latest In Post-Tony Shake-Out by Greg Evans

Be More Chill, the Joe Iconis musical with a road-to-Broadway story nearly as surprising as its sci-fi teen comedy plot, has posted an Aug. 11 closing notice. The musical at the Lyceum Theat…

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Be More Chill Sets Broadway Closing Date by Andy Lefkowitz

Be More Chill, the fan-favorite musical by Joe Tracz and 2019 Tony nominee Joe Iconis, has scheduled a final performance date of August 11 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre. The new tuner began p…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Broadway's Be More Chill Announces Closing Date by Ryan McPhee

The musical, which earned one Tony Award nomination, will shutter at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

See Will Roland, George Salazar & the Company of Be More Chill Celebrate 100 Broadway Performances by Lindsey Sullivan

C-c-c-c-come on! Be More Chill, the delightfully zany musical about a pill that makes high school students cool, has garnered loyal fans since its off-Broadway run, and now, the Joe Iconis-…

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See Be More Chill Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

After a New Jersey premiere and an Off-Broadway triumph, the Joe Iconis and Joe Tracz musical opened at the Lyceum Theatre March 10.

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Bernadette Peters’ U.K. Concert Dates Canceled by Andrew Gans

The three-time Tony recipient was scheduled to begin a series of concerts June 10 at London’s Lyceum Theatre.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Be More Chill Celebrates Journey to Broadway with Special Ticket Offer by BroadwayWorld

To celebrate four years since the musical's world premiere and an unparalleled journey to the Lyceum Theatre on Broadway, the producers of the new musical sensation Be More Chill today annou…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Duchess review at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh – ‘slick and streamlined, a towering adaptation’ by Thom Dibdin

Zinnie Harris has filleted John Webster’s great Jacobean revenge tragedy in a slick and streamlined adaptation. This is all lean meat and,

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Be More Chill's George Salazar Sings 'Michael in the Bathroom' on Live with Kelly & Ryan by

Broadway Week on Live with Kelly & Ryan is continuing with Be More Chill standout and vlogger George Salazar. The fan-favorite sang 'Michael in the Bathroom' by Tony-nominat…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Touching the Void Stage Adaptation Will Transfer to the West End by Andy Lefkowitz

Following celebrated runs at the Bristol Old Vic, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh, Hong Kong Festival and on tour throughout the U.K., director Tom Morris' …

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Touching the Void Stage Adaptation Will Transfer to the West End by Andy Lefkowitz

Following celebrated runs at the Bristol Old Vic, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh, Hong Kong Festival and on tour throughout the U.K., the acclaimed staging…

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TOUCHING THE VOID Will Transfer to the West End by BroadwayWorld

Following critically acclaimed runs at the Bristol Old Vic, Royal amp Derngate, Northampton, Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh, Hong Kong Festival and on Tour in the UK Tom Morris' production o…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

BE MORE CHILL's Gerard Canonico Takes Over Instagram Tomorrow! by Linnae Medeiros

C-c-c'mon c-c-c'mon, we're getting an upgrade this weekend because Be More Chill's very own Rich,Gerard Canonico, is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story tomorrow, May 4th So get your…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Stephnie Hsu by Barry Gordin

Be More Chill’s Stephanie Hsu: A Comedienne on a Journey to Inspire By: Ellis Nassour May 3, 2019: Broadway’s newest musical, Be More Chill, had a storied path. The show, at the h…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Edinburgh’s Lyceum hires Mike Griffiths as co-chief executive director by Thom Dibdin

Mike Griffiths has been appointed co-chief executive director at the the Royal Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh. The post had been vacant since

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Be More Chill on Broadway by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

"Be More Chill," the dazzling and inventive musical based on the cult Young Adult novel by Ned Vizzini, has made a successful transfer to Broadway Lyceum Theater with the same cast and an ex…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

BE MORE CHILL Launches Digital Lottery Starting 4/16 by BroadwayWorld

Be More Chill, now playing at the Lyceum Theatre 149 W. 45th Street, today announced a Digital Lottery ticket policy for select performances of the show.

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Digital Lottery Announced for Broadway’s Be More Chill by Andrew Gans

The lottery will begin April 16 for select performances of the new musical at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Be More Chill's Will Roland on Wanting to Play a 'Lovable Weird Guy,' His History with Joe Iconis & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Will Roland made his Broadway debut in the Tony-winning hit Dear Evan Hansen as family friend Jared Kleinman. Two years later, Roland is now the leading man of the new musical Be More Chill.…

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How Be More Chill became the online phenomenon everyone's tweeting about by Maureen Lee Lenker

What if going viral could get you to Broadway? Based on a novel by Ned Vizzini, with music and lyrics from Joe Iconis and a book by Joe Tracz, Be More Chill, which opened on Broadway March 1…

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

REVIEW: Be More Chill by JK

Review of the Saturday, March 30, 2019 evening performance at Lyceum Theatre in New York City. With Will Roland, Jason Tam, George Salazar, Stephanie Hsu, Gerard Canonico, Katlyn Carlson, La…

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Photo Flash: Original Calendar Girls celebrate 20th Anniversary at CALENDAR GIRLS THE MUSICAL by BroadwayWorld

Last night, Tuesday 2 April, four of the original calendar girls, Angela Baker, Beryl Bamforth, Christine Clancey and Tricia Stewart celebrated the 20th anniversary of the release of their c…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, April 2- THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Brings its Disaster To Broadway by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2017, the hilarious hit The Play That Goes Wrong opened at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre.

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Sunday, March 31, 2019

Local Hero review – musical with a moral heart by Clare Brennan

Royal Lyceum theatre, EdinburghBill Forsyth’s adaptation of his 1983 film, with new music by Mark Knopfler, is topical all over again Bill Forsyth’s lighthearted story has a strong moral…

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Around The U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part II: Southeast by JK

Thank you for embracing our new series Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals! This week, we move down South to the 14 states (and D.C.) that make up the American Southeast. From Maryland down to…

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Local Hero, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh - captivating musical with a harder edge by David Kettle

New staging brings the iconic 1983 movie's themes and characters into sharper focus ‘Cult’ is probably an over-used adjective, especially when it comes to movies. But there’s undoubted…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Does ‘Be More Chill’ live up to its following? by Admin

Lyceum Theatre, New York, New York. March 13, 2019. I suppose I’m not very chill. Perhaps I’ve reached that age where I just don’t get the shows all the kids are raving about. And I…

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BE MORE CHILL makes it to B’way – I’m glad I’m not young anymore by Oscar E Moore

  Still trying to “chill out” after seeing the social media cult sensation sci-fi cautionary teenage tale of woe musical BE MORE CHILL at the Lyceum Theatre on Broadway.  Not altogethe…

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Sunday, March 24, 2019

Local Hero review at Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh – ‘charming musical version of much-loved film’ by Natasha Tripney

Bill Forsyth’s 1983 film about a US oil exec who comes to Scotland and falls for the place and its people is

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Meet the fans who propelled ‘Be More Chill’ to Broadway by Hana R. Alberts

On March 10, the day “Be More Chill” opened on Broadway, Marie Mohen, 16, took the train in from Garden City, LI, and waited four hours in the cold outside the Lyceum Theatre, hoping to …

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Upgrade! Go Inside the Original Broadway Cast Recording of Be More Chill by Caitlin Moynihan

Talk about an upgrade! As previously reported, Be More Chill is getting an original Broadway cast recording from Ghostlight Records. The album will be released digitally and on CD this sprin…

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