Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Find Out How Mary-Mitchell Campbell Brings Studio Pop Music to the Stage by Logan Culwell-Block

The Mean Girls and Prom music supervisor and orchestrator joins us live to answer your questions on The Broadway Q&A from Playbill and The Growing Studio.

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Check Out Artwork From the BroadwayWorld Remix Mean Girls Challenge!

In BroadwayWorld Remix, we want our readers to make their own art for a particular show. This week's show is Heathers!

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Monday, August 3, 2020

Mary-Mitchell Campbell Wants to Answer Your Questions by Logan Culwell-Block

The music supervisor and orchestrator behind such musicals as Mean Girls and The Prom will join us live on The Broadway Q&A from Playbill and The Growing Studio.

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

Why "Sing Street" is Slightly Off-Key For Me by Broadwayandme

Sing Street, the new musical that opened last week at New York Theatre Workshop and which is the final big show of the fall season to open, arrived with high expectations. But that can hurt …

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Congratulations! You've made it through another week, in good health we hope. Here's our weekly game to bring you some theater related fun and stress relief. Today we bring back a favorite -…

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Disney+ Film Adaptation of Once On This Island in the Works by Lindsey Sullivan

Once On This Island is being adapted into a movie for Disney+. Playwright Jocelyn Bioh, perhaps best known for School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play, is set to pen the script for the…

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Disney+ to Adapt Once On This Island Musical Film Written by Jocelyn Bioh by Broadway Direct

Disney+ is adapting a film version of Once On This Island, originally written by Lynn Ahrens and composed by Stephen Flaherty, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Playwright Jocelyn Bioh,…

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Breaking: Jocelyn Bioh Will Adapt ONCE ON THIS ISLAND for Release on Disney+

Oh gods, oh gods! According to the Hollywood Reporter, Disney+ is developing a feature adaptation of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Once On This Island, with a screenplay by playwright …

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Check Out Artwork From the BroadwayWorld Remix Beetlejuice Challenge!

In BroadwayWorld Remix, we want our readers to make their own art for a particular show. This week's show is Mean Girls!

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Watch Now: Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig Sing “Dancing On The Rooftops” by Broadway Direct

'Dancing on the Rooftops' is performed by Erika Henningsen (Mean Girls, Flying Over Sunset) and Kyle Selig (Mean Girls, Book of Mormon). They are accompanied by many of Los Angeles’ finest…

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Monday, July 20, 2020

Watch Mean Girls Stars Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig Perform 'Dancing on the Rooftops' by Andrew Gans

The original song is part of the #BeApart project, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and other relief organizations.

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VIDEO: Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig Perform 'Dancing on the Rooftops' For #BeApart

The #BeApart project has released its second video in its evolving collection, with original song 'Dancing on the Rooftops' performed by Mean Girls stars Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig. Hen…

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Friday, July 17, 2020

Making the Marquee: A Look Inside the Creative Direction on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

From Mean Girls to Beetlejuice, SpotCo Creative Director Callie Goff gives Playbill a peek at the art work behind a show, marketing a production, and advice on how to make it to Broadway as …

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

Odds & Ends: See Jordan Fisher & Sabrina Carpenter Join Forces for Work It & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jordan Fisher & Sabrina Carpenter Star in New Netflix Film Broadway star and Dancing with the Stars winner Jordan Fishe…

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Ruthie Fierberg Launches Debut Podcast Why We Theater on the Broadway Podcast Network by Playbill Staff

An intersection of theatre and social justice, the podcast premieres with guest Jocelyn Bioh tied to her School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play.

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Friday, July 10, 2020

VIDEO: Tina Fey Masks Up for A Special 30 ROCK Reunion on NBC

Mean Girls creator, Tina Fey is bringing her iconic comedy 30 Rock to NBC for a special one night only event.

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Broadway Shows Partner with HeadCount to Promote Voter Registration by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway shows are rocking the vote! Although theaters remain shut down due to COVID-19, theater fans can join their favorite shows by making their voices heard at the polls this fall. A sl…

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QUIZ: Spend a Day at North Shore High and We'll Tell You Which Mean Girls' Plastic You're Most Like!

Are you a Cady, Regina, Karen, or Gretchen? Take our quiz to find out which of the North Shore plastics are you!

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

MEAN GIRLS Launches Summer Book Club with 'The Hate You Give'

Mean Girls has just announced the launch of its Summer Reading and Discussion series, which begins on July 7 (4pm EDT) on Mean Girls on Broadway page. The first book is The Hate U Give by An…

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Mean Girls Launches Summer Book Club Series With Angie Thomas' The Hate U Give by Dan Meyer

Tina Fey, Krystina Alabado, Chad Burris, Sabrina Carpenter, and more will sit down with the author in a virtual discussion.

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Taylor Louderman, Hannah Kloepfer and Nat Zegree Present PITCH IN: THE ZOOMICAL

Taylor Louderman (Tony Nominee, Mean Girls), Hannah Kloepfer, and Nat Zegree (Fly More Than You Fall) present 'PITCH IN: THE ZOOMICAL' a new one-act STEM youth musical designed with gender-i…

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Friday, June 26, 2020

Amber Iman, Danielle Brooks, & Jocelyn Bioh are Black Women on Broadway! Register Now! by Marshall Mabry Iv

Black Women on Broadway, founded by Amber Iman (Shuffle Along, Broadway Advocacy Coalition), Jocelyn Bioh (School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play), and Danielle Brooks (Orange is the …

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Tony Award-Recognized Educator Corey Mitchell Wins Stephen Schwartz Musical Theatre Teacher of the Year Award by Logan Culwell-Block

The North Carolina theatre teacher was nominated for the honor by former student and Mean Girls star Renee Rapp.

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Tony Nominee Taylor Louderman Ties the Knot During Quarantine by Caitlin Moynihan

This is some fetch news! Former Mean Girls star and Tony nominee Taylor Louderman has married longtime love Brooks Toth. Louderman announced the news to her Instagram followers on June 15. T…

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Taylor Louderman Weds Brooks Toth in Florida by Playbill Staff

The Mean Girls Tony nominee and her husband had originally planned to be married in a ceremony in Missouri.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Dan DeLuca and Ben Cook in the Musical Episode of THE INVISIBLE THINGS

DAN DELUCA (Newsies) and BEN COOK (Mean Girls, Newsies) have teamed up for a special musical episode of The Field's new web series, The Invisible Things. What happens when the ghost of …

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VIDEO: Danielle Wade Performs 'In My Own Little Corner' For R&H Goes Live!

The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization announced the tenth video in their YouTube series R&H Goes Live!, a spinoff of their existing R&H Goes Pop! video series. The video will fe…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

How Andy Mientus' 'Scrappy Little' Musical Burn All Night Turned into a Cult Favorite by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been almost three years since the apocalyptic musical Burn All Night made its world premiere at American Repertory Theater's OBERON space in 2017. With a book and lyrics by Andy Mient…

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From Mean Girls to The Band's Visit, Scott Pask Unpacks His Favorite Set Designs by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony Award–winning scenic designer gives Playbill an inside glimpse at his creative process.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Erika Henningsen Reflects on the 'Singular Experience' of Mean Girls & the Future of Flying Over Sunset by Caitlin Moynihan

Erika Henningsen should be on stage in the new original musical Flying Over Sunset at Lincoln Center Theater, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic shuttering Broadway, she's spending her unexp…

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