Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Watch: An Oral History of Merrily We Roll Along's Journey From Flop to Tony-Nominated Hit by Logan Culwell-Block

Frank Rich, original cast members, and more reflect on the surprising 43-year journey of this Stephen Sondheim-George Furth musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:24AM

Video: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Cast Performs 'Old Friends' on THE LATE SHOW

Jonathan Groff, Lindsay Mendez, and Daniel Radcliffe performed 'Old Friends' from Merrily We Roll Along on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night. Check out the video here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:24AM
Monday, May 20, 2024

Get Up Close and Personal with the Attendees of the Drama League Awards by Broadway.com

The 90th Annual Drama League Awards were held on May 17 at a luncheon ceremony at the Ziegfeld Ballroom. Broadway.com was there to celebrate and capture all the glamorous attendees—and pr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Trio to Perform on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT Tonight

Tune in tonight to see Jonathan Groff, Lindsay Mendez, and Daniel Radcliffe perform from Merrily We Roll Along on The Late Show! On Monday, May 20, the Tony-nominated performers will be sin…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:36PM

Clooney and Downey and Farrow, Oh My! A Star-Powered Broadway Season Begins to Take Shape by Hayley Levitt

Broadway and Hollywood have long enjoyed a healthy symbiosis. Film stars face their fears of live theater while fulfilling a lifelong artistic ambition. Broadway gets a much-needed bump in a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24PM

Merrily We Roll Along, The Great Gatsby and More Win Big at 2024 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards by Broadway.com

Merrily We Roll Along has topped the list of winners for the 2024 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards, chosen by Broadway.com readers. The hit revival of the Stephen Sondheim/George Furth m…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:18AM
Friday, May 17, 2024

Sarah Paulson, Appropriate, Stereophonic, Hell's Kitchen and More Among Drama League Winners by Darryn King

The 90th Annual Drama League Awards were held on May 17 at a luncheon ceremony at the Ziegfeld Ballroom, hosted by Frank DiLella. The ceremony included the presentation of seven competitive…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:54PM

Broadway’s ‘Stereophonic’, ‘Hell’s Kitchen’, Sarah Paulson Take 2024 Drama League Awards by Greg Evans

Broadway’s Stereophonic and Hell’s Kitchen were named the season’s Outstanding Play and Outstanding Musical by The Drama League, with Sarah Paulson winning the Distinguished Performanc…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:40PM

Tony-Winning Sound Designer Kai Harada on Why He Dropped Out of College by Andrew Gans

The designer is currently nominated for another Tony for his work in Merrily We Roll Along.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM
Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Video: Watch Jonathan Groff Sing 'Growing Up' in MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG

Merrily We Roll Along is one of the most celebrated shows of the season, and its star Jonathan Groff is one of the reasons. Watch as he sings 'Growing Up' in this new music video!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:54PM

A Chat with Eddie Redmayne, Roger Bart In-Studio, the Tony-Nominated Stars of The Notebook and More on The Broadway Show by Broadway.com

This week, The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal joins in the season’s-end celebrations and catches up with some of the latest talent to hit the stage.   Eddie Redmayne, Cabaret’s Tony…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:36AM

Hear From Eddie Redmayne, Roger Bart, THE NOTEBOOK Stars and More on The Broadway Show by Broadway.com

The Broadway Show is the only nationally syndicated weekly theater television series. The program features Broadway’s biggest stars, exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes access both …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:24AM
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

2024 Dorian Theater Awards nominations announced: LGBTQ journalists champion ‘Merrily We Roll Along,’ ‘Stereophonic,’ ‘Oh, Mary!’ by Sam Eckmann

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics unveiled nominations for their 2nd annual Dorian Theater Awards on Monday, March 13. GALECA’s 39-member theater wing decided this season�…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 03:00PM

Drama Critics’ Circle Names Stereophonic Best Play, Dead Outlaw Best Musical by Darryn King

On May 13, the New York Drama Critics' Circle named David Adjmi’s Stereophonic best play of the 2023-24 season. The award for best musical went to Dead Outlaw, with music and lyrics by Dav…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:18AM

What Light Through Yonder Window Breaks? Maya Boyd Takes Over Title Role of & Juliet Tonight by Darryn King

Maya Boyd takes over the title role in Broadway's & Juliet at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on May 14. Boyd replaces the production's original Tony-nominated star Lorna Courtney, who pla…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:42AM
Monday, May 13, 2024

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG And STEREOPHONIC Lead LGBTQ Critics' Dorian Theater Award Nominations

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics' 39 theater wing members named their favorites in New York theater for the second annual Dorian Theater Awards, this time toasting the best…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:48PM

Stereophonic, Dead Outlaw Receive 2023–24 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards by Molly Higgins

Special citations were also awarded to Merrily We Roll Along, Purlie Victorious, Maryann Plunkett, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:32PM

2024 New York Drama Critics Circle: Stereophonic, Dead Outlaw best play and musical. Merrily We Roll Along, Purlie Victorious, etc. by New York Theater

The New York Drama Critics’ Circle has named David Adjmi’s Stereophonic best play of the 2023-24 season. The award for best musical went to Dead Outlaw, music and lyrics by David Yazb…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 08:27PM
Friday, May 10, 2024

A Broadway Star Gets Married With Help From Daniel Radcliffe by Madison Malone Kircher

Lindsay Mendez, nominated for a Tony in “Merrily We Roll Along,” married actor J. Alex Brinson in a Monday ceremony officiated by castmate Jonathan Groff. Daniel Radcliffe was their ring…

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 12:02AM
Thursday, May 9, 2024

Tony Award Nominee Daniel Radcliffe On MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG by BroadwayWorld

Fifth time's a charm for Daniel Radcliffe! With his latest appearance on Broadway (previous: Equus, How to Succeed..., The Cripple of Inishmann, The Lifespan of a Fact), he his finally a Ton…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:32PM

Video: Daniel Radcliffe Explains How Time Has Enriched His MERRILY Performance

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Daniel Radcliffe chats more about his co-stars, why Merrily We Roll Along means so much to him, and so much more.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:12PM

Lindsay Mendez remains undefeated by bwaySHO

Lindsay Mendez chats with @bwaySHO about being in the Merrily trio with Jonathan Groff & Daniel Radcliffe. Filmed by Avery Ingvarson for #bwaySHO at the Lucille Lortell Awards in 2023. Yo…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:43AM
Wednesday, May 8, 2024

A Parade of Tony Nominees on The Broadway Show; Plus, The Outsiders’ Legendary Author S.E. Hinton by Broadway.com

This week, a literary legend and an anticipated Broadway revival come to The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal. But first, it’s a head-first dive into Tony season. Meet a few of this year�…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

Watch: Lindsay Mendez, Daniel Radcliffe, and Jonathan Groff Are 'Opening Doors' in Merrily We Roll Along by Logan Culwell-Block

The 2024 Tony nominees lead the Stephen Sondheim-George Furth musical's Tony-nominated revival at the Hudson Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM
Tuesday, May 7, 2024

Watch: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Releases 'Opening Doors' Music Video

Watch the music video for Opening Doors from Merrily We Roll Along.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:32PM
Saturday, May 4, 2024

A Few Thoughts on an Awards Season Full of News-Worthy and Prize-Worthy Nominations by Jan Simpson

We’re officially in awards season.  The Outer Critics Circle, on whose nominating committee I sit, announced its choices for the best in the 2023-2024 season last week (click here to see …

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 06:18PM

#tbt: Discordant 'Night Music' by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Catherine Zeta Jones in "A Little Night Music." (Photo by Joan Marcus) I'm not sure any Stephen Sondheim show is really underrated anymore—there are passionate partisans for every one, f…

SOURCE: The Wicked Stage at 06:42AM
Friday, May 3, 2024

Video: Watch Jonathan Groff Talk About His Tony Nomination on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

Jonathan Groff, who is currently playing the role of Franklin Shepard in the Broadway revival of Merrily We Roll Along, visited Late Night with Seth Meyers on Thursday. This marks his first …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM

Video: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Cast Celebrates Tony Nominations During 'It's A Hit!'

Merrily We Roll Along is celebrating its seven Tony Award nominations with a look behind the scenes of a special scene in the musical. Check out the video here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:48AM
Thursday, May 2, 2024

Lindsay Mendez & Jonathan Groff: Broadway Besties in NYC by bwaySHO

Jonathan Groff and Lindsay Mendez - 2 of the trio with Daniel Radcliffe in the Merrily We Roll Along leads - chat with @bwaySHO at New York, New York’s opening night on Broadway. Congrats…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:11PM

‘Merrily We Roll Along’ predicted to match Tony Awards haul of ‘Company’ revival by David Buchanan

At the beginning of Act Two of “Merrily We Roll Along,” Jonathan Groff, Daniel Radcliffe, Lindsay Mendez and other ensemble members sing “It’s A Hit!,” celebrating the successful o…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 12:00PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards