Friday, December 13, 2019

Casting Complete for Off-Broadway's Unsinkable Molly Brown Starring Beth Malone by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting is here for the upcoming off-Broadway staging of Richard Morris and Meredith Willson's 1960 musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown. The previously announced revival, featuring a rev…

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Transport Group Announces Casting For THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN, Starring Beth Malone

Transport Group has announced casting for The Unsinkable Molly Brown, its second mainstage production of the 2019-20 season. Joining Tony Award nominee Beth Malone (Fun Home) who will play M…

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Joe Iconis' BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER Will Release a Cast Recording

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS announced it will record the new musical comedy Broadway Bounty Hunter for an original cast album to be released later this season. Featuring music and lyrics by Tony Awar…

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Monday, December 2, 2019

Broadway from $39? TodayTix Cyber Steals are Here!

Get tix from $25 to 'STOMP' or tix from $38 to Encores! @ City Center. Choose from over 20 Broadway shows at $39 or lower - including 'Mean Girls' and the entire season at Roundabout Theatre…

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Monday, November 25, 2019

They Met at Theater Camp! Broadway's Michael James Scott Celebrates the Ultimate Broadway Wedding by Andy Lefkowitz

Michael James Scott, a former Genie of Disney's Aladdin and a vlogger, was recently married to filmmaker Jeremy Merrifield—and their wedding was a who's who of Broadway. The …

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Getting Into Character With The Book of Mormon’s Dave Thomas Brown by Marc J. Franklin

The actor, starring as Elder Price in the Tony Award-winning hit musical, gives Playbill an inside look at his pre-show routine.

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Podcast Episode 203: The Score Whisperer, Glen Kelly

Ever wondered how to arrange a big Broadway score like Spamalot?  This week’s guest has the ability to take a score and blow it up into a big Broadway musical that we all know and love. M…

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Podcast Episode 203: The Score Whisperer, Glen Kelly Ever wondered how to arrange a big Broadway score like Spamalot?  This week’s guest has the ability to take a score and blow it up into a …

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Rising Above the Pack by Mo Brady

Tina: The Tina Turner Musical at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre Review by Mo Brady …

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Kerry Butler, Will Swenson & More to Lead Reading of New Musical Based on Vacation Film Franchise by Andy Lefkowitz

A slew of stage stars will come together on November 21 for an industry reading of Broadway Vacation, a new musical drawn from characters in the popular Vacation film franchise. The previous…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

2019 Only Make Believe Gala by Barry Gordin

By: Iris Wiener November 6, 2019: Children’s theater company Only Make Believe celebrated its 20th anniversary on November 4th with a gala featuring appearances by Sir Ian McKellen, A…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel to Reunite in the West End's Waitress by Lindsey Sullivan

Though Waitress will close on Broadway on January 5, 2020, fans of the musical can catch its composer Sara Bareilles in the London production. The performer will make her West End debut …

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Mr. Broadway: November 2019: The Elder Prices of The Book of Mormon by JK

Hello! We thought we'd do something a little different in celebrating Mr. Broadway (and thanks to Janet V from Boston - are you drowsy? - for the suggestion!). This month, we are taking a l…

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Watch Now: New Music Video for “Sexy” from Mean Girls by Broadway Direct

Make it Halloween every single day with our new release of “Sexy.” Mean Girls is a ferociously funny new musical from an award-winning creative team, including director Casey Nicholaw (A…

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Broadway’s 30 Longest-Running Shows by Playbill Staff

From The Phantom of the Opera to The Book of Mormon, flip through the longest Broadway runs to date.

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Monday, October 28, 2019

"An Evening With..." Eartha Kitt at The Green Room 42 by Angela Tricarico

by Anna Althiede In the immortal words of Eartha Kitt, “The price we pay for being true to ourselves is worth it.”  Though perhaps best commercially known as the voice behind the enduri…

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Broadway-Bound Mrs. Doubtfire Musical Completes Casting for World Premiere at 5th Avenue Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming world premiere of Mrs. Doubtfire, a new musical based on the popular film, appearing at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre this winter. The previou…

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Odds & Ends: New York Pops to Honor Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez at Annual Gala & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. New York Pops to Honor Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez at Annual Gala The New York Pops has announ…

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‘Nashville’s Kyle Dean Massey Joins Patti LuPone As Broadway’s Upcoming ‘Company’ Adds Cast by Greg Evans

Broadway’s upcoming revival of the Stephen Sondheim landmark musical Company starring Katrina Lenk and Patti LuPone has nearly rounded out its cast, with Nashville‘s Kyle Dean Massey, Th…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

10 Broadway Actors Taking Hollywood by Storm by Paige Gittelson

Ben Platt Ben Platt has been working in professional theatre since he was 9 years old. He burst onto the scene in the Pitch Perfect movies, and starred as Elder Cunningham in The Book of Mor…

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Top London Stage This Month: Ian McKellen, Cher, Ariana Grande, Adrian Mole by Mark Beech

The London stage this month has a range of different performing artists of every age and type. Among them: Ian McKellen, 80; Cher, 73; Ariana Grande, 26; Little Simz, 25; and even Adrian Mol…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Sydney’s sold out hit Siblingship to head to Melbourne and Canberra by Arts Review

Following sold-out shows at The Hayes Theatre Co in Sydney this week, Siblingship will tour to Prahran’s Chapel Off Chapel and Queanbeyan’s The Q Theatre this October. Siblingship follow…

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Waitress Star Mark Evans & Broadway's Justin Mortelliti Tie the Knot by Andy Lefkowitz

Congratulations are in order! Mark Evans, currently starring as Dr. Pomatter in Waitress, and his longtime love, Broadway actor Justin Mortelliti, were married on September 30 at Gilbertsvi…

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Friday, September 27, 2019

Idina Menzel's New Christmas Album to Feature Ariana Grande, Billy Porter & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Idina Menzel has announced a talented group of stars set to lend their voices to her upcoming Christmas album. The new recording, titled Christmas: A Season of Love, will be re…

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The Friday 5: 5 Current Shows We'd Like To See Again by JK

Over the years, we've been fortunate to have seen favorite Broadway shows multiple times. Sometimes, it is an embarrassing number of times. Sadly, with the ever-climbing rise in ticket price…

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

5 Debut Questions: The Book of Mormon's John Pinto Jr. by Mo Brady

Today we welcome The Book of Mormon ensemblist John Pinto Jr. to the Great White Way and learn about his journey to Broadway! 1. What is your name and hometown? My name is John Pinto Jr. a…

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

VIDEO: Watch Ben Platt Talk About His Rugrats-Themed Birthday Party on THE TONIGHT SHOW!

Ben Platt stopped by The Tonight Show to celebrate his birthday and chat about his unintentionally terrifying sixth birthday party and a mortifying moment he experienced while performing The…

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The Book of Mormon celebrates 1000 performances in Australia! by Arts Review

The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s smash hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, will this week celebrate a milestone, its 1000th performance in Australia on Friday 27…

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