Wednesday, April 8, 2020

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Seoul Extends Suspension of Performances Through April 22

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, two cast members of the production of The Phantom of the Opera at Blue Square in Yongsan-gu, Seoul tested positive for COVID-19. According to The Korea …

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Friday, April 3, 2020

'Get ready to get down': Nile Rodgers rises to Lloyd Webber Twitter challenge by Chris Wiegand

‘Composers in quarantine’ play-off sees Chic star play a song from Jesus Christ Superstar as Lloyd Webber performs the Rodgers/Daft Punk hit Get Lucky Coronavirus – latest updates S…

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8,578 Audience Members of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Seoul Will Be Monitored After Two Cast Members Test Positive For COVID-19

The Seoul City government will monitor all 8,578 audience members who attended a performance of The Phantom of the Opera at Blue Square in Yongsan-gu, Seoul, after two members of the cast t…

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Watch The West End Phantom Of The Opera perform virtually alongside Andrew Lloyd Webber by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo It takes a lot to keep the West End's magnificent musicians down and yesterday a technical miracle bought the Phantom Of The Opera Orchestra back together virtually to perfor…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Let Your Fantasies Unwind: Ben Crawford Says the Phantom of the Opera Is the 'Lady Gaga' of His Time by Michael Appler

Ben Crawford, The Phantom of the Opera’s current leading man—and former Broadway.com vlogger—is starting to go a little stir-crazy. “I made a boat out of some cardboard boxes, and I …

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive: Home Edition with Ben Crawford of The Phantom of the Opera by Broadway.com

The Phantom of the Opera star Ben Crawford checks in with Paul Wontorek from his NYC apartment! 

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Monday, March 23, 2020

Side by Side: Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber and Stephen Sondheim Sing Happy Birthday to Each Other by Michael Appler

There are 16 Tony Awards and 49 Broadway shows between Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber, two of the most influential composers in the history of musical theater. On March 22, Lloyd…

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Forget These Wide-Eyed Fears: Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber Perform Phan Favorites at Home by Michael Appler

Like another Tony-winning composer stuck at home, Andrew Lloyd Webber has been drawn to the side of his piano. The seven-time Tony winner took to Twitter recently to entertain fans, posti…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda & Andrew Lloyd Webber Take Musical Playoff Challenge For Isolation Days by Greg Evans

Two days ago Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Twitter page asked socially-isolated followers which of the composer’s songs they’d most like to hear Sir Andrew play. The answer was clear – “Al…

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'Your move, AL Dubs!' Lloyd Webber and Hamilton creator in musicals play-off by Chris Wiegand

Lin-Manuel Miranda accepts Andrew Lloyd Webber’s self-isolation Twitter challenge, and throws down gauntlet Coronavirus and culture – a list of major cancellations Coronavirus – lates…

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Productions of PHANTOM, REBECCA, and DRACULA Post Record Numbers In South Korea

According to a new report productions of The Phantom of the Opera, Rebecca: The Musical, and Dracula: The Musical are posing record attendance numbers in Seoul, South Korea.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Tony Nominee Michael Arden!

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to actor and director Michael Arden about Joni Mitchell's 1971 album 'Blue.' They also discuss Audra McDonald, Ricky Ian Gordon, 'Follies,' Alexandra Sil…

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Saturday, March 7, 2020

Laird Mackintosh's Favorite Thing About Touring My Fair Lady: Visiting a Museum in Every City by Ryan Gilbert

Laird Mackintosh has dazzled audiences on Broadway as both the Phantom and Monsieur André in The Phantom of the Opera. He has also appeared as John Utterson in Jekyll & Hyde and Geor…

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Laird Mackintosh's His Favorite Thing About Touring My Fair Lady: Visiting a Museum in Every City by Ryan Gilbert

Laird Mackintosh has dazzled audiences on Broadway as both the Phantom and Monsieur André in The Phantom of the Opera. He has also appeared as John Utterson in Jekyll & Hyde and Geor…

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Friday, March 6, 2020

‘Spectacular in the truest sense’: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA – Touring by Not Exactly Billington

This production of The Phantom of the Opera is spectacular in the truest sense and even the most curmudgeonly of spectators will find something to enthuse over.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Odds & Ends: Jason Gotay Cast in HBO's Gossip Girl Reboot & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jason Gotay Cast in HBO's Gossip Girl Reboot Recent Evita star Jason Gotay, soon to appear off-Broadway in the new musical …

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Watch Jake Gyllenhaal Defy Gravity in John Mulaney's Ultimate Broadway Mash-Up by Beth Stevens

John Mulaney fans know the comedian is obsessed with Broadway. From a lobstrer singing Les Miz to a Cats-singing commode in a bodega bathroom (not to mention his pitch-perfect Company mockum…

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Photo Coverage: Daniel J. Watts, Jacqueline B. Arnold & More Come Together for Let's Do Broadway Talkback

Building on its Fall launch, the Broadway League's Let's Do Broadway! initiative invited a select group of African American influencers and cultural leaders to a special afternoon of theatr…

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Sunday, March 1, 2020

Watch Jake Gyllenhaal Fly and Sing Like Elphaba on Saturday Night Live by Dan Meyer

David Byrne also appeared during the musical sketch that parodied The Phantom of the Opera, Annie, and more Broadway favorites.

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Backstage at The Phantom of the Opera with Ben Crawford: Face Off Signs Off by Broadway.com

In his final episode of Face Off, Phantom star Ben Crawford tours the Majestic Theatre for a final round of fart noises and a few last scares of Terence.

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Teal Wicks and Hugh Panaro Will Star in World Premiere of CAMILLE CLAUDEL; Full Cast and Creative Team Announced

Teal Wicks (Broadway's The Cher Show, Wicked) and Hugh Panaro (Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera, Side Show) are set to star as Camille Claudel and Auguste Rodin in Signature Theatre's wor…

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Backstage at The Phantom of the Opera with Ben Crawford, Episode 7: Ice Cream Social by Broadway.com

Star Ben Crawford interviews members of The Phantom of the Opera family over ice cream.

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Review: Synetic’s Phantom of the Opera, a sexy female-driven ballet of obsession by Jayne Blanchard

The Phantom of the Opera meets The Red Shoes in Synetic Theater’s sexy and Goth take on Gaston Leroux’s 1910 novel about ghosts, haute society, obsession and the symbiotic relationship b…

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Friday, February 7, 2020

How to Watch Tony Winner Michael Crawford in the Cy Coleman Musical Barnum by Playbill Staff

The Phantom of the Opera star played the world's greatest showman in the London production of the hit Broadway musical.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Backstage at The Phantom of the Opera with Ben Crawford, Episode 6: Happy Anniversary! by Broadway.com

Star Ben Crawford celebrates 32 years of The Phantom of the Opera in a very special way.

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Friday, January 31, 2020

Call Redialed: NEW Daniel C. Levine Interview: "Godspell" at ACT of CT by Adam Rothenberg

It’s so great to catch up with Daniel C. Levine, the Artistic Director of RIdgefield’s premiere regional theatre, ACT of CT. It’s been two years since he & I last spoke, at which t…

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