Friday, August 5, 2022

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend August 5-7 - See Imelda Staunton in 'Gypsy,' Patti LuPone doing classics in the '70s and more by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

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Tuesday, July 12, 2022

VIDEO: Stephanie J. Block Sings SUNSET BOULEVARD Ahead of Kennedy Center Performance

Stephanie J. Block posted a video following her recent concert at Provincetown Town Hall, in which she is singing 'As If We Never Said Goodbye' from Sunset Boulevard. Block will be leading t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:39AM
Saturday, July 2, 2022

Broadway Stars Gather to Honor Sunset Boulevard's Glenn Close | Playbill

Phylicia Rashad, Jason Robert Brown, and Betsy Wolfe are among the star lineup.

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Monday, June 27, 2022

Antonio Banderas & Andrew Lloyd Webber Form New Company to Produce Spanish-Language Theater by Caitlin Moynihan

Antonio Banderas and  Andrew Lloyd Webber have teamed up to create Amigos Para Siempre, a new production company focusing on creating Spanish-language theater, musicals and live entertain…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24PM
Friday, June 10, 2022

T. Oliver Reid to Play Hermes in Hadestown on Broadway by Broadway.com

T. Oliver Reid is going to be showing the way in Hadestown! He will take over the role of Hermes on Broadway beginning on June 14. Tony winner André de Shields played his final performance…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:42AM
Friday, May 20, 2022

Which Broadway Costumes Do You Wish You Owned? - All the costumes we covet by Christina Trivigno & Joey Haws

Welcome to Geek Out/Freak Out, where theatre fans get enthusiastic about things --- Today's topic: The Broadway costumes that wow us and the ones we want to take home! Clothes may make the m…

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Wake Up With BWW 5/11: Stephanie J. Block in SUNSET BOULEVARD, and More!

Today's top stories include Stephanie J. Block starring in Sunset Boulevard as part of the Kennedy Center's 2022-23 season! Plus, Girl From the North Country has announced a North American T…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:03AM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Stephanie J. Block to Star in Sunset Boulevard at the Kennedy Center; Season Announced by Caitlin Moynihan

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has announced productions for its 2022–2023 season. The season also marks the return of the Kennedy Center’s acclaimed, self-produced …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM

Announcing the 2022-2023 Theater Season by The Kennedy Center

Tony-winning triumphs. American musical classics. Thrilling new productions. The Kennedy Center’s 2022–2023 Theater Season brings you more of Broadway’s best! Our full series features…

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Stephanie J. Block Will Be Norma Desmond in Kennedy Center's Sunset Boulevard, Part of 2022-2023 Season by Andrew Gans

The musical will be one of three offerings in the Broadway Center Stage series, and the season will also include Norm Lewis in the tour of A Soldier's Play.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM

SUNSET BOULEVARD Starring Stephanie J. Block, and More Set For 2022-23 Kennedy Center Season

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announces its 2022–2023 Theater Season featuring the return of the Kennedy Center's acclaimed, self-produced Broadway Center Stage …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:17AM

Stephanie J. Block to Star in Sunset Boulevard at the Kennedy Center

Block will take on the iconic role of Norma Desmond.

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Wake Up With BWW 5/4: FOR COLORED GIRLS... Sets Closing Date, SUNSET BOULEVARD Film Update, and More!

Today's top stories include all of the grosses for the week ending 5/1/2022. Plus, For Colored Girls... has announced its Broadway closing date, Glenn Close provides an update on the Sunset …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:07AM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Glenn Close Reveals SUNSET BOULEVARD Film is 'Getting Closer'

Glenn Close has given a new update on the Sunset Boulevard film adaption, revealing that it is 'getting closer.' Close originated the role of Norma Desmond on Broadway in 1994 before returni…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:49PM
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Hollis Resnik Dies: Legend Of Chicago Theater Scene, Film & TV Actress, Was 66 by Tomt

Hollis Resnik, a Chicago theater legend who made her mark in productions of Follies, Les Miserables, Cabaret and Sunset Boulevard, died Sunday night from heart failure. She was 66. Her death…

SOURCE: Deadline at 11:13PM
Thursday, April 7, 2022

Historic Comedy Store, Birthplace of Comedians David Letterman, Jim Carrey and More, Turns 50 by Jenelle Riley

The Comedy Store turns 50 this year, and it’s now known as a storied birthplace for the careers of literally hundreds of comedians — from David Letterman to Jim Carrey to Whoopi Goldberg…

SOURCE: Variety at 01:00PM

Daddy: A Melodrama review – Black art, white money and love in Speedos by Arifa Akbar

Almeida, LondonA white billionaire art collector’s relationship with a young Black artist forms the heart of this bold, brawny play about race, patronage and exploitation Ever since Suns…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:03AM
Tuesday, April 5, 2022

The Broadway Show: See Betty Buckley Revisit Roles in CATS, SUNSET BOULEVARD & More by Broadway.com

Tony winner Betty Buckley joins Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek in the heart of New York City for a walk through her resume, reminiscing in front of the theaters that were home to…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:12PM
Thursday, March 31, 2022

See Tony Winner Betty Buckley Revisit Roles in Cats, Sunset Boulevard & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway legend Betty Buckley recently released the album Betty Buckley Sings Stephen Sondheim, which honors the late musical theater titan. Buckley is currently wowing audiences at Feinst…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Monday, March 28, 2022

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 03/26/22 by Broadway.com

Be on the lookout for THE BROADWAY SHOW WITH TAMSEN FADAL, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station. Featured this week: - Play ball! GREY'S ANA…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:12AM
Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Catch Up with Jesse Williams, Betty Buckley, Joaquina Kalukango & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway is back, and with it comes The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal. Before The Broadway Show airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode. Hosted by Emmy-wi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:48PM

North American CATS Tour Montage by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—”Memory”. Winner of 7 Tony Awar…

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CATS National Tour Montage by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—”Memory”. Winner of 7 Tony Awar…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:28PM
Thursday, March 17, 2022

Checking In With… Tony Winner Betty Buckley, Star of Cats, Sunset Boulevard, Hello, Dolly!, More by Andrew Gans

The Broadway favorite, who returns to Joe's Pub March 18, shares her three favorite Stephen Sondheim memories and several upcoming projects.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Friday, March 4, 2022

BWW Exclusive: Jenn Collela, Aisha Jackson & More Sing Lerner & Loewe in BROADWAY IN CONCERT on PBS

Performing these Lerner and Loewe classics are Tony Award nominee Jenn Colella (Come From Away); Aaron Lazar; Jose Llana (The King and I); Michael Maliakel (Aladdin); Aisha Jackson (Frozen);…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:21AM
Friday, February 25, 2022

Watch: Brittney Johnson On Breaking Barriers to Play Glinda in Wicked on Broadway by Playbill

“My audition for Wicked kind of came out of the blue. It wasn't even on my radar really anymore because I'd been trying for so long to get an audition, and I never got one.” Shares Britt…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:12AM
Wednesday, February 16, 2022

VIDEO: Tony-Winning Musicals Category Featured on JEOPARDY!

On last night's episode of Jeopardy!, contestants were quizzed on their knowledge of Tony-winning musicals. Featured musicals included Evita, Annie, Sunset Boulevard, Fiddler on the Roof, an…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:12AM
Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Photos: Brittney Johnson's First Performance as Full-Time Glinda in WICKED

Brittney Johnson has appeared on Broadway in Les Misérables (Eponine), Motown, Sunset Boulevard, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, and Kristin Chenoweth: For the Girls. She stars oppo…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:41AM
Monday, January 17, 2022

Watch Karen Mason Preview Birthday Bash! With a Performance of Carole King's 'You've Got a Friend' by Playbill

Karen Mason returns to Feinstein's/54 Below January 19 at 7 PM with an encore presentation of her sold-out show Birthday Bash! Best known for her roles in shows like Jerome Robbins’ Broa…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:06PM
Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Broadway From A to Z: B by JK

Today, we continue our new series that is strictly to the letter. Broadway From A to Z, will look at the people, shows and history of The Great Bright Way! Obviously, with each entry, we'll…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:06AM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Broadway's First Black Glinda Brittney Johnson to Headline Wicked Next Year by Lindsey Sullivan

Oh, what a celebration we'll have today! Brittney Johnson will take over the role of Glinda in the Broadway's Wicked beginning on February 14, 2022. Currently the Glinda standby, Johnson wi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:36AM

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