Friday, December 14, 2018

Olivier-Winning Hamilton Star Giles Terera Joins Rachel Chavkin's An American Clock at The Old Vic by Andy Lefkowitz

Giles Terera, the mega-talented actor who took home an Olivier Award for his turn as Aaron Burr in Hamilton, has been cast as Robertson/Moe 3 in the upcoming production of Arthur Miller'…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Mean Girls Holiday Song Just Released by Broadwaydirect

Pull out the schnapps ‘cause the hot elves have been hard at work at The North Shore North Pole & now they’re super excited to share their new track, “Rockin’ Around The Pole!…

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Good Idea! Sara Bareilles Will Return to Waitress with Gavin Creel by Andy Lefkowitz

This just might be the news of the week! Sara Bareilles has announced that she is returning to the stage for another turn as Jenna in her Tony-nominated musical Waitress. She'll be …

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

West End’s Top Ticket Prices Up By A Fifth, Though Lowest Prices Are Down 10% by Artsjournal1

“The average top-price ticket across all West End shows is £117.52, up 19% compared with 2017. This is the first time the average top-price ticket has exceeded £100, since The Stage …

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Interview with THE BOOK OF MORMON’S JAKE EMMERLING by Michael J. Roberts

After six years, original THE BOOK OF MORMON tour cast member JAKE EMMERLING returns to [...] The post Interview with THE BOOK OF MORMON’S JAKE EMMERLING appeared first on Showbiz Chic…

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Thursday, November 22, 2018

'The Book of Mormon' is back in Chicago, still brave enough to laugh by Chris Jones

On Thanksgiving Eve at the Oriental Theatre, several hundred of us took time to give thanks for an all-American freedom of expression — the precious right to make fun of our elders, spoof …

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Friday, November 16, 2018

Top London Stage This Week: “Hadestown,” Florence + the Machine by Mark Beech

Two very different couples are the star characters in London stage openings this week: Orpheus the songwriter and his muse Eurydice enliven Anais Mitchell’s impressive musical “Hadestown…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

It's a Summer Breeze! Original Olaf Josh Gad Visits Frozen on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

He's not letting it go! The original voice of Olaf, Tony nominee Josh Gad, visited the cast of Frozen on Broadway on November 13. Gad voiced the friendly summer-loving snowman in the meg…

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Sunday, November 11, 2018

Save Up to $50 to See Beth Leavel, Brooks Ashmanskas, Christopher Sieber in THE PROM on Broadway by Contests - Broadway

See the next hit from Broadway's Musical Comedy Dream Team - the geniuses behind The Book of Mormon, Aladdin, The Drowsy Chaperone, Elf, Mean Girls...must we go on

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Saturday, November 10, 2018

Top London Stage This Week: “White Teeth” to Culture Club by Mark Beech

New openings on the London stage this week include a bold attempt to stage Zadie Smith’s epic novel “White Teeth,” with mixed results, and a theatrical version of the comic novel “Do…

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Friday, November 2, 2018

I Believe! The Book of Mormon Becomes Longest-Running Show at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Congratulations are in order! With the November 2 performance of The Book of Mormon, the nine-time Tony-winning mega-hit will become the longest-running production in the history of the Euge…

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Broadway’s The Book of Mormon Plays Record-Breaking Performance November 2 by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical becomes the longest inhabitant of the Eugene O'Neill Theatre.

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THE BOOK OF MORMON Becomes Longest Running Show at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Tonight, November 2, 2018, Broadway's THE BOOK OF MORMON will play its 3,183rd performance, at which point it will become the longest running production in the history of the Eugene O'Neill …

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Top New York Stage This Week: Cher Musical, Elton John, Ferryman by Mark Beech

New York has another musical biography in town. “The Cher Show” is starting previews. Three actresses portray the star in a sequined spectacular that follows jukebox tributes to the like…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Ferryman” Opens to Raves; Cher Musical on Way by Mark Beech

“The Ferryman” has just opened on Broadway to rave reviews. The Jez Butterworth play is the biggest highlight of New York’s performing-arts scene this week. It won unanimous five-star …

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The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Tony Nominee Rory O'Malley by Broadwaysted

Happy Days are here again...and we mean Happy Days A New Musical because we're thrilled to be sharing a laugh with Broadway and podcast star Rory O'Malley We're pouring out LaCroix Sparkling…

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Top London Performing Arts This Week: Van Morrison to “Wise Children” by Mark Beech

London has an embarrassment of riches opening on its stages this week, including “Wise Children,” the Royal Shakespeare Company’s “Macbeth” and “A Very Very Very Dark Matter.”T…

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Monday, October 22, 2018

The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Best Broadway Halloween Costumes of 2018 by Lindsey Sullivan

It's October 22, which means fans have just about a week to prep their Halloween costumes. Need some inspiration? Want to put a Broadway spin on your ensemble for the big night? We asked…

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Sunday, October 21, 2018

The Book of Merman by Sandi Durell

    By Steve Nardoni   I told someone I had seen this. He accurately surmised that is was some kind of spoof on “The Book of Mormon” but had no idea who Ethel Merman was. He h…

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Review: ‘The Book of Merman’ at St. Luke’s Theatre by Deb Miller

The witty title gives a good indication of what to expect in the Off-Broadway engagement of The Book of Merman, now performing at St. Luke’s Theatre. A laugh-out-loud mash-up Broadway’s…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Top London Performing Arts This Week: U2, Robert Plant to “Macbeth” by Mark Beech

London is welcoming a gender-revised version of Stephen Sondheim’s musical “Company” this week and it is saying farewell to the impressive “Lehman Trilogy.”Two other revived plays …

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Broadway Grosses: The Ferryman Makes a Splash on the Great White Way by

Jez Butterworth's Olivier-winning West End hit The Ferryman is making a strong showing in its first couple of weeks on Broadway. Audiences are packing the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre to se…

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Monday, October 15, 2018

This Week's #LiveAtFive Guests Include a Dunder Mifflin Boss, Fact-Checkers & More by Caitlin Moynihan #LiveatFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which editors discuss what's going on in the theater community and chat with stage stars about their …

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Long as I'm Here with You! Millie Originals Gavin Creel & Sutton Foster to Co-Star in My One and Only Benefit by Andy Lefkowitz

Original Thoroughly Modern Millie stars Gavin Creel and Sutton Foster will reunite this fall in the highly anticipated benefit performance of the 1983 Gershwin musical My One and Only. …

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The Book Of Mormon UK Tour and West End by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Award-winning musical The Book Of Mormon is rumoured to be preparing the show’s first ever UK Tour. The Book Of Mormon UK Tour is due to be announced soon. This post Th…

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Dove Cameron to Star in World Premiere Clueless Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

This news has got us totally buggin'! Emmy winner Dove Cameron has been cast in the central role of Cher in the upcoming musical adaptation of the hit film Clueless. The previously annou…

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Andrew Rannells Set to Appear at BroadwayCon 2019 by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayCon announces that Andrew Rannells The Book of Mormon, HBO's Girls has joined the BroadwayCon 2019 special guest lineup.

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The Mean Girls Ensemble Throws a Revenge Party for the Ages by Caitlin Moynihan

Are you ready for a revenge party like no other? Ever since Mean Girls opened on April 8, audiences have been flocking to the August Wilson Theatre to see the Tina Fey movie brought to life …

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

WME Hires Emma Feiwel As Theater Agent by Patrick Hipes

Emma Feiwel is returning to WME, joining as an agent in the theater department. She had launched her career at the agency in 2012 and most recently had been in UTA’s theater department…

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Springsteen Is Still 'Born to Run' on the Great White Way by

Following a brief hiatus, Bruce Springsteen's Tony-winning Broadway concert Springsteen on Broadway returned to the Walter Kerr Theatre this past week—and audiences packed the hous…

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Jim Byk and Shane Marshall Brown Launch The Press Room, New Theatrical and Entertainment Publicity Office by Andrew Gans

Kelly Guiod is the vice president of the company, which will handle The Book of Mormon, The Waverly Gallery, and more.

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