Sunday, January 16, 2022

VIDEO: Watch Ariana DeBose and Kate McKinnon Sing a WEST SIDE STORY Medley on SNL

Ariana DeBose, who most recently won a Golden Globe for her performance in Spielberg's West Side Story as Anita, made her SNL debut as the hostess last night. Watch as the Broadway star (Sum…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:44AM
Friday, January 14, 2022

Watch Ariana DeBose Talk About Her Audition for West Side Story by Lindsey Sullivan

Ariana DeBose is having a major moment. The Tony nominee and former Broadway.com vlogger just won a Golden Globe Award for her performance as Anita in Steven Spielberg's West Side Story and …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:48AM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

West Side Story Star Ariana DeBose to Host Saturday Night Live by Lindsey Sullivan

Live from New York, it's a Broadway favorite on Saturday night! West Side Story star, Tony nominee and former Broadway.com vlogger Ariana DeBose will host Saturday Night Live on January 15…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

VIDEO: First Look at The National Tour of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL

The non-Equity North American Tour of SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical returned to the road with official tour opening in Pittsburgh, PA at the Benedum Center (November 16-21, 2021). The t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:28PM
Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Photos: First Look at the North American Tour of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL

The non-Equity North American Tour of SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical returns to the road TONIGHT with official tour opening in Pittsburgh, PA at the Benedum Center (November 16-21, 2021). …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:35PM

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical North American Tour Opens November 16 by Andrew Gans

The tour of the 2018 Broadway musical visits more than 40 cities during the 2021–2022 season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Monday, November 15, 2021

Hot Stuff! 'SUMMER' musical brings 3 versions of Donna to the Benedum by Joshua Axelrod / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical” opens its national tour Tuesday night in Pittsburgh and will be here through Sunday.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 06:00AM
Monday, October 25, 2021

LaChanze, Michael Zegen & More Talk Bringing Alice Childress's TROUBLE IN MIND to Broadway by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: https://bway.world/TroubleinMindInterviews Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present the Broadway premiere of Trouble in Mind by Alice Childress, directed …

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:48PM
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Cast Complete for Return of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical North American Tour by Andrew Gans

The tour of the 2018 Broadway musical will visit more than 40 cities during the 2021–2022 season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:38PM

The National Tour of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Sets Cast for Return to the Road by Lindsey Sullivan

Some hot stuff is hitting the road! The North American tour of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical will resume performances beginning on November 16 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the Benedum C…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:18PM

‘Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’ Announces Cast for Upcoming Season by Matthew Herzog

The North American Tour of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical will return to the road for the 2021-2022 season. Technical rehearsals will take place in York, PA at the Pullo Center, followed b…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 01:15PM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Beverly Jenkins | Tony Honors Acceptance Speech by The Tony Awards

A Production Stage Manager of remarkable distinction who is esteemed equally for her work on shows, and for the wisdom and empathy Beverly Jenkins shares widely throughout the Broadway commu…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:38PM
Saturday, July 31, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Trish Lindström and André Sills by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Trish Lindström and André Sills, hosted by Stephanie Johns. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss this year's pr…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:24PM
Friday, July 9, 2021

Tony Winner LaChanze Will Star in Trouble in Mind on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Alice Childress’ acclaimed 1955 play Trouble in Mind has found its star. Tony winner LaChanze will lead the company in the play's Broadway premiere, which will begin at the American Airli…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:03PM

LaChanze Will Lead Roundabout's TROUBLE IN MIND on Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company has just announced that Tony & Emmy Award winner LaChanze will star in the Broadway premiere of Trouble in Mind by Alice Childress, directed by Charles Randol…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:00PM
Thursday, June 24, 2021

WONU OGUNFOWORA by Automatic Episode Import

Shows; We are the Tigers, Scotland PA, Bronchs Tale, Summer: the Donna summer musical, Once Upon a O

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:04AM
Thursday, April 22, 2021

Ariana DeBose | "Shall We Dance?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Studio Interview) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Watch the full music video starring Ariana DeBose: https://youtu.be/TUpde8TKdrA Stream or download the R&H Goes Pop! album: https://found.ee/RHGoesPop​ Subscribe to the R&H YouTube chann…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00PM
Friday, April 16, 2021

Tampa’s Straz Center Announces Its 2021-2022 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

The Straz Center for the Performing Arts (Tampa, FL) has announced the 2021-2022 Bank of America Broadway at The Straz season, sponsored in part by the Tampa Bay Times. The slate includes To…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 11:50AM
Thursday, April 15, 2021

“A Lot of Livin’ to Do" - Broadway Backwards 2019 by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

At Broadway Backwards 2019, Tony nominee Ariana DeBose of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical showed off her impressive dancing skills, backed up by a female ensemble, in a fun and flirty rendi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:18PM
Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Ariana DeBose | “Shall We Dance?” | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Music Video) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Ariana DeBose | "Shall We Dance?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Music Video) Don’t miss a song! Subscribe today: http://bit.ly/RHGoesPopSubscribe The R&H GOES POP! series is now a full-lengt…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:30AM
Monday, February 8, 2021

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical - DCPAMemories by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

It's hard to believe, but one year ago this week, The Donna Summer Musical was playing at the Buell Theatre right here in Denver! For this week's #DCPAmemories, we're looking back at the el…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:18PM
Monday, February 1, 2021

Broadway's Ariana DeBose Tapped for Space Thriller Film ISS by Lindsey Sullivan

The Prom and West Side Story film star Ariana DeBose has her next project lined up. The Tony nominee is set to play Kira Foster, a promising biological engineer, in director Gabriela Cowper…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:36PM
Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Ariana DeBose on Joining The Prom Family, Why We Need Musicals Now & More on Show People by Lindsey Sullivan

It's always time to dance for Broadway talent turned screen star Ariana DeBose. On the newest episode of Show People with Paul Wontorek, the triple threat discusses her journey from North C…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:18PM

Ariana DeBose on Joining The Prom Family, Her 'Miranda Priestly' Moment & More on Show People by Lindsey Sullivan

It's always time to dance for Broadway talent turned screen star Ariana DeBose. On the newest episode of Show People with Paul Wontorek, the triple threat discusses her journey from North C…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:12PM
Sunday, September 20, 2020

Alex Hairston of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical - BroadwaySF Instagram Live by Broadwaysf

Alex Hairston joined us to talk about touring the country as Disco Donna in SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL, teaching the next generation of artists, and more, in a @broadwaysf Instagram Li…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:14PM
Saturday, August 1, 2020

"Tina, The Tina Turner Musical" May Not Run Deep, But Its Sensational Star Soars High by Broadwayandme

In the old days, when tickets were cheaper, people went to musicals for the thrill of hearing new songs. Today, when seeing a Broadway show can cost more than a car note, they go for the sec…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 12:12PM
Monday, June 29, 2020

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Ariana DeBose

Today's episode features Tony-nominated actress Ariana DeBose! DeBose is known for her varying roles on stage as well as on screen. DeBose is perhaps best known for her role as a?oeDisco D…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:38AM
Thursday, June 18, 2020

25 Queer Playwrights of Color You Should Know by Performerstuff

25 Queer Playwrights of Color You Should Know Written by Tiffany Wilkie June 17, 2020 Performer Stuff celebrates queer men and women of color who have brought their stories to the fore…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 03:43PM
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Jenny Laroche Speaks Up About Racism on Broadway

Read a piece from Broadway veteran Jenny Laroche, who last appeared on stage as the Dance Captain of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical. Jenny writes: 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:18PM
Friday, May 15, 2020

SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL Tour Announces Closing

The National Tour of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical will be closing due to the ongoing effects of COVID-19.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:30PM
Thursday, March 12, 2020

‘Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’ is not-so-hot stuff by Carly Maga - Theatre Critic

Treading lightly is a bad choice in this musical venerating dance music, writes Carly Maga.

SOURCE: Toronto Star at 02:25PM

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