Thursday, September 23, 2021

VIDEO: Thomas Schumacher Talks Bringing Back Broadway on the Latest Episode of 32 BAR CUT

For the first episode of Season 2, the show welcomes Disney Theatrical Group's President, Thomas Schumacher. Thomas has been the central figure behind Disney on Broadway's smash hit musicals…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:53PM
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

The Broadway Show: THE LION KING's Adrienne Walker on Returning to the Role of Nala by Broadway.com

THE LION KING's Adrienne Walker discusses how excited she is to be back on Pride Rock, returning to the role of Nala and starting 32 Bar Cut with her husband.

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:24PM

The Lion King's Adrienne Walker on Returning to the Role of Nala: 'She Teaches Me A Lot of Lessons' by Lindsey Sullivan

Adrienne Walker is back on Pride Rock! The Lion King resumed performances at the Minskoff Theatre on September 14 and returning to the role of Nala feels like a homecoming for Walker in a bi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Tuesday, September 21, 2021

WAITRESS and ALADDIN to Stream Performances Exclusively on TikTok

Following the success of The Lion King's opening number livestream on TikTok, both Waitress and Aladdin will join in on partnering with the popular video app to share performances from their…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:39PM
Monday, September 20, 2021

Curtain Up! Live From Duffy Square by TDF

September 19, 2021: Right next to the TKTS booth, we went live at the Curtain Up! finale in Duffy Square! Watch performances of shows currently on or returning to Broadway: Ain’t Too Pro…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:06PM

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 09/18/21 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: - The return of razzle …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:54AM

This is Broadway Finale Concert in Times Square by NewYorkTheater

A dozen moments from the two-hour concert in Times Square on September 19, 2021 celebrating Broadway: Jeladi Aladdin leading a chant of Broadway is Back and snippets from "Ain't Too Proud," …

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:44AM

‘We didn’t want to do a Grease’: how Everybody’s Talking About Jamie became a film by Ryan Gilbey

How do you turn hit musicals like Everybody’s Talking About Jamie and Dear Evan Hansen into films? You axe songs, throw out plots and don’t worry about anyone’s favourite bit Choosing …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:24AM

Actor L. Steven Taylor is the king behind Broadway's 'The Lion King' by Mark Kennedy Associated Press

Taylor got the honor to restart “The Lion King” this week as Mufasa, the king, after 18 months of silence due to the pandemic.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 01:48AM
Sunday, September 19, 2021

Disney's The Lion King | West End LIVE 2021 by Official London Theatre

The West End cast of Disney's The Lion King perform a medley of The Circle of Life, Can You Feel The Love Tonight and He Lives In You at West End LIVE 2021. Get tickets here: https://offici…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:46AM
Friday, September 17, 2021

September 17, 2021: What TheaterMakers Are Talking About This Week by Ken Davenport

Here’s what TheaterMakers were talking about this week . . .   1 – Broadway’s Biggest Reopening Yet A major welcome home is due for the companies of Wicked, Hamilton, The Lion King, C…

SOURCE: The Producer's Perspective at 11:00AM
Thursday, September 16, 2021

Ep.76 Lindsay Re Opens WICKED ON BROADWAY!! Today Show, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kristen Chenoweth, Jared by Framily Travel

After 18 months of Pandemic Broadway shut down, Lindsay Northen (Bradshaw) returns to the cast of Wicked at the Gershwin, where she has appeared in the show for 13 years! Jared SURPRISED Lin…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:08PM

The Lion King Back on Broadway 2021 by NewYorkTheater

Highlights from "The Lion King", a musical that resumed performances on Broadway after an absence of 18 months, on September 14, 2021

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:03PM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Watch: 4 Iconic Musicals Burst Back on Broadway by Matthew Wexler

It was an exciting night for Broadway as "Hamilton," "Wicked," "Chicago" and "The Lion King" all resumed performances after an 18-month hiatus. The post Watch: 4 Iconic Musicals Burst Back o…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 08:12PM

See Ana Villafañe, Adrienne Walker, Julie Halston & More on the Newest Episode of The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Before The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal, formerly known as Broadway Profiles, airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Fadal…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM

‘The Lion King,’ ‘Hamilton’ and ‘Wicked’ return to Broadway — and it’s the heart that sings by Peter Marks

Tuesday was the biggest night yet for theater’s revival, with five shows starting up in Times Square.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 02:06PM

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

The Circle of Life Returns to Broadway with Disney's The Lion King by Caitlin Moynihan

If you can feel the love tonight, it's because Disney's The Lion King is officially back on Broadway! The Tony-winning musical resumed performances at the Minskoff Theatre on September 14 an…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:54PM

VIDEO: The TODAY SHOW Celebrates the Return of Broadway

The Today Show anchors celebrated the return of Broadway as they each attended the opening nights of Wicked, Hamilton, and The Lion King. As each attended an opening night, they spoke to the…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:26AM

Go Inside the Reopening of The Lion King on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The hit Disney musical resumed performances at the Minskoff Theatre September 14.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:15AM

VIDEO: Watch THE LION KING's Brandon A. McCall Takeover Our Instagram!

The Lion King is back on Broadway! Simba himself, Brandon A. McCall, took over our Instagram for the big day on September 14. He gave our followers a behind the scenes look at the show's per…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:02AM

Back on Broadway: Watch as Hamilton, Wicked, The Lion King, More Welcome Back Audiences by Playbill

While Broadway has welcomed audiences since June, September 14 was a milestone day for some major hits. No less than four shows reopened—Wicked, Hamilton, Chicago, and The Lion King—and …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:48AM

VIDEO: THE LION KING Returns to Broadway- Watch Highlights!

Broadway is officially back with four more musicals triumphantly making their return to the stage last night, September 14. The circle of life continues at the Minskoff Theatre, where the ca…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:30AM

Back on Broadway: Watch as Hamilton, Wicked, The Lion King, More Welcome Back Audiences by Dan Meyer

Check out these speeches and curtain calls from one of the biggest nights in theatre history.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:47AM

Photos: Go Inside the Curtain Call for THE LION KING's Return to Broadway

The Lion King officially returned to Broadway last night! Check out all new photos of the cast taking their first bow back since March 2020!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:39AM

Watch the First "Circle of Life" as The Lion King Roars Back to Broadway

Julie Taymor welcomes the crowd as the animals of Pride Rock come once again walking down the aisles.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:24AM

Broadway is back! Lin-Manuel Miranda leads stage-door rendition of New York, New York – video

After 18 months in shutdown due to the pandemic, Broadway roared back to life on Tuesday with the curtain rising on blockbuster musicals Hamilton, The Lion King and Wicked before packed audi…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:48AM

3 Of The Biggest Broadway Shows Reopen With COVID Rules by The Associated Press

Top musicals The Lion King, Hamilton and Wicked returned 18 months after being shut down to block the spread of the coronavirus.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 02:06AM

THE LION KING on Broadway: Grand Re-opening - September 14, 2021 by Disney On Broadway

On September 14, 2021, THE LION KING reopens on Broadway after an 18 month shutdown. Watch clips from the first performance back on Broadway with remarks from Julie Taymor.

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:18AM
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

CHEERS GREET THE REOPENING OF THREE MEGA-HIT BROADWAY SHOWS by Robert Shuman

(Mark Kennedy’s article appeared pm the AP, 9/14; via the Drudge Report;  Photo: Kristin Chenoweth; credit: AP.) NEW YORK (AP) — Theater royalty — in the form of Kristin Chenoweth, Ju…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 10:42PM

Broadway Reopening Hits High Gear With ‘Hamilton,’ ‘The Lion King,’ ‘Wicked’ and More by Gordon Cox

“I don’t want to take live theater for granted ever again, do you?” That was Lin-Manuel Miranda, in a brief curtain speech welcoming back the first Broadway audience at “Hamilton” …

SOURCE: Variety at 10:22PM

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REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54