Monday, April 22, 2019

Broadway Grosses: King Kong Inches In with Best Numbers of 2019 by Broadway.com

The team behind King Kong has reason to boast, as a slew of audience members filled the Broadway Theatre this past week to experience the one-of-a-kind musical. Thanks to the holiday weeken…

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Introduce Yourself(ie): 10 Questions with Kiss Me, Kate Revival Star Adrienne Walker

Adrienne Walker talks about stripping away caricatures in Kiss Me, Kate, her B'way debut as Nala in The Lion King, and her Aida dream.

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Easter Bonnet Competition by Barry Gordin

Broadway Care/Equity Fights AIDS Presents the 33rd Annual Easter Bonnet Competition Monday and Tuesday at the Minskoff Theatre By: Ellis Nassour April 19, 2019: The Red Bucket Brig…

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Tshidi Manye and Quentin Earl Darrington Will Star in Concert Reading of New Musical Wildflower by Andrew Gans

The musical is inspired by the life of The Lion King star Manye.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Monday, April 15, 2019

Broadway Grosses: With News of Film Adaptation, Ryan Murphy Gives The Prom a Box Office Boost by Broadway.com

It was a celebratory week for the new Broadway musical The Prom. Big-hearted TV bigwig Ryan Murphy hosted a special performance of the musical, where he broke the news that he is adapting …

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Stars of The Cher Show, Burn This, Hadestown, The Prom and Tootsie Set for Broadway.com’s #LiveatFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which Broadway.com editors discuss what's going on in the theater community and chat with stage stars about their current a…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

VIDEO: Stars From FROZEN, ALADDIN, and THE LION KING Perform a Disney Medley on Good Morning America by Stage Tube

In honor of Disney celebrating 25 years on Broadway, company members from Frozen, Aladdin, The Lion King, and more performed a medley of Disney songs

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Disney on Broadway celebrates 25th anniversary with epic medley of hits by Ruth Kinane

Get ready to feel the love tonight, head under the sea, and let it go all at once! On Friday’s installment of Good Morning America, stars of three current Broadway hits — Aladdin, Frozen…

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Stars of Frozen, Aladdin & The Lion King Sing Disney Hits on Good Morning America by Broadway.com

ABC's Good Morning America made Broadway nerds' dreams come true today with a special performance in commemoration of Disney on Broadway's 25th anniversary. A talent-packed docket of stars…

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Watch Disney’s Broadway Stars Sing a Mega-Mix of Tunes From The Lion King, Aladdin, Frozen, and More by Ruthie Fierberg

Caissie Levy, Bradley Gibson, Arielle Jacobs, and more belt out such tunes as “Can You Feel the Love Tonight?” and “Let It Go” to celebrate 25 years of Disney on Broadway.

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Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivier Awards by Stage Tube

Last weekend, the Olivier Awards were presented Among performances included all of the musicals nominated in the Mastercard Best New Musical and Magic Radio Best Musical Revival categories C…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Why Disney’s Winnie the Pooh and Dumbo never hit Broadway by Michael Riedel

Disney is celebrating its 25th anniversary on Broadway this month with three hits that mint money: “Aladdin,” “Frozen” and “The Lion King.” That last, with a worldwide gross of $…

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Wake Up With BWW 4/11: THE LION KING Trailer, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Power through the end of your week by catching up on the latest Broadway news

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Video highlights from the Olivier Awards 2019 with Mastercard by Robin Johnson

What an occasion it was, with stars galore from across Theatreland strolling the red carpet. What a show, with performances from the likes of Best New Musical winner Come From Away, and fell…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

VIDEO: Disney Releases a New Trailer for THE LION KING by Stage Tube

The brand-new trailer for Disney'sThe Lion King is available today, marking 100 days until Simba arrives in theaters on July 19.

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Watch the Full Trailer for Disney's The Lion King Remake by Ryan McPhee

The CGI reimagining of the animated hit arrives in theatres July 19.

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Broadway Grosses: The Band's Visit & Kinky Boots Go Out on a High Note by Broadway.com

It was a week of goodbyes for a pair of Tony-winning Best Musicals, both of which reported strong grosses in their last week on Broadway. In its final slate of main-stem performances, the hi…

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Who won at the Olivier Awards 2019? Winners in Full

The winners of this year's Laurence Oliver Awards were announced at the Royal Albert Hall yesterday evening in a ceremony hosted by Jason Manford. Big-name celebrities in attendance included…

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

ALADDIN, CATS, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's April Stage-to-Screen Report by Kaitlin Milligan

This last month came with a lot of newstage to screen news and we're here to catch you up on all of it The film adaptation everyone is talking about, CATS, just recently wrapped production T…

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

New Footage From THE LION KING And ALADDIN Debuts At CinemaCon by Alexa Criscitiello

This week Disney teased some of its most anticipated process at CinemaCon Among the footage were clips from the forthcoming live action adaptations of The Lion King and Aladdin.

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Tootsie & Beetlejuice Make a Splash; Mockingbird Makes History by Broadway.com

A pair of new musicals based on beloved films drew solid numbers and filled houses in their first performances on Broadway this past week. In just two previews apiece, Tootsie took in a gros…

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Saturday, March 30, 2019

BWW TV: Susan Egan and Beth Fowler Relive the Magic of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST on Broadway by Richard Ridge

On April 18, 1994, a musical opened that would change the face of Broadway for years to come. Beauty and the Beast not only took New York City by storm, but marked the birth of Disney Theatr…

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Warner Bros. Pictures’ Epic Adaptation of “Dune” by Blouin Artinfo

Filming for “Dune” has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Entertainment’s epic “Dune,” is being directed by Oscar nominee Denis Villeneuve (“Arrival,” “Blade Runner…

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Olivier Awards 2019 will be packed with performances from all the nominated musicals plus Lion King & Mamma Mia! celebrate 20 years in the West En

The anticipation is properly building in the run up to the biggest night in the theatre calendar and now it has gone up a notch with news that all the nominated musicals will be performing a…

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Olivier Awards 2019 will be packed with performances from all the nominated musicals plus Lion King & Mamma Mia! celebrate 20 years in the West En

The anticipation is properly building in the run up to the biggest night in the theatre calendar and now it has gone up a notch with news that all the nominated musicals will be performing a…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Ain't Too Proud Rides Wave to Hit Status, Surpassing Million-Dollar Mark by Broadway.com

It was a celebratory week for the new Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud. The cheered Broadway tuner hosted a star-studded opening-night celebration, performed on The Tonight Show and reach…

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Tina: The Tina Turner Musical & More to Perform at 2019 Olivier Awards; Presenters Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

Full details on presenters, performances and special appearances have been announced for the 2019 Olivier Awards. The previously announced event, celebrating the best of West End theater, wi…

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Tina: The Tina Turner Musical & More to Perform at 2019 Olivier Awards; Presenters Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

Full details on presenters, performances and special appearances have been announced for the 2019 Olivier Awards. The previously announced event, celebrating the best of West End theater, wi…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Broadway Grosses: What the Constitution Means to Me Packs Hayes Theater in First Week by Broadway.com

The timely play What the Constitution Means to Me achieved a strong kickstart in its abbreviated first week on Broadway. The acclaimed new work penned by and starring two-time Obie winner…

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