Sunday, June 23, 2019

Making Your Broadway Debut by Mo Brady

by Anna Altheide The Ensemblist spoke with five  actors (Nikhil  Saboo, Kimberly Dodson, Khadija Tariyan, Jack Sippe…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

‘Moulin Rouge!’ has all the elements of a Broadway hit by Michael Riedel

Sad news that “The Prom,” an original and delightful show, is closing Aug. 11. Had it won the Tony for Best Musical, it might have eked out a year or so. But it was probably doomed from …

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Original Broadway Cast Members Announced For 54 SINGS: BRING IT ON!

Feinstein's54 Below  presents 54 Sings Bring It On on July 8 at 7:00pm & 9:30pm. In an unforgettable celebration of the musical written by some of the freshest creative minds on Broadwa…

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Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part III: The Midwest by JK

With the spring rush and awards season behind us, it's time to get back to our regularly scheduled content! Today, we continue our popular series Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals, focusing t…

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Today on Broadway: Thursday, June 20, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “The Prom” Announces Summer Closing, Netflix Announces Two Theatre Projects, and Who’s Joining “Waitress”? “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcas…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

‘The Prom’ Will End Its Broadway Run in August by Michael Paulson

The joyful musical comedy won strong reviews but could not break through in a competitive theater market.

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Broadway’s ‘The Prom’ Announces Closing; Surprise Heart-Tugger Has Date With Netflix & The Road by Greg Evans

The Prom, the gutsy little show that won Broadway’s heart, gave the nation something to talk about over Thanksgiving turkey and is heading for the road and Netflix, will play its last Broa…

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The Prom sets final Broadway performance for August by Rachel Yang

Less than a year after opening, The Prom will be taking its last bow on Broadway this summer. The Tony-nominated musical has set its final performance for Aug. 11 at the Longacre Theatre. …

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The Prom Will End Its Run on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The acclaimed Tony-nominated musical comedy The Prom has set a closing date of August 11 at the Longacre Theatre. The celebrated tuner began Broadway performances on October 23, 2018 and of…

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‘THE PROM’ TO CLOSE ON AUGUST 11 by Philip Boroff

The Prom,  the $13.5 musical comedy that developed a cult following but not a mass audience since opening in November, will close on Aug. 11. It’s the first musical to announce its closur…

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THE PROM Will Close On Broadway This Summer

BroadwayWorld has learned that The Prom will have its last dance on Broadway August 11th. Upon its final performance, THE PROM will have played 23 preview and 310 regular performances.

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‘The Prom’ announces Aug. 11 closing date by Caitlin Huston

“The Prom” announced a closing date of Aug. 11. At that point, the musical will have played 23 preview and 310 regular performances. The closing notice comes after the show had a season …

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The Prom Sets Closing Date on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

The new musical comedy opened at the Longacre Theatre in November 2018.

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Viola Davis, Colman Domingo, The Prom's Michael Potts Set for Film Adaptation of Ma Rainey's Black Bottom by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry cast has been assembled for a screen adaptation of August Wilson's iconic play Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. The motion picture will be directed by Tony winner George C. Wolfe and adapt…

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Standing @ Zero: The Prom's Drew Redington by JK

So, why "Standing at Zero"? You know the numbers across the front of the stage? Zero is center, and we are putting one performer front and center.This month, we are celebrating a relative ne…

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Broadway’s Next Class: Abby Jaros by Mo Brady

by Jason Forbach Abby Jaros (Photo by Corinne Louie) Boca Rato…

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Time to Dance! Broadway's The Prom Will Launch a National Tour in 2021 by Ryan Gilbert

Make people see how the world could one day be! The popular Broadway musical The Prom, named’s 2018 Show of the Year and winner of the 2019 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Mu…

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Broadway Bares: Take Off Raises Record-Breaking $2,006,192 for BC/EFA by

A spectacular romp around the world with 192 of NYC's best dancers and two standing-room-only audiences led to a sensational evening of record-breaking modern-day burlesque at Broadway Bares…

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The Prom Sets Tour and Licensing Rights by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

The Prom, the inspiring new musical comedy with a score by Chad Beguelin (Aladdin) and Matthew Sklar (Elf), and a book by Beguelin and Bob Martin (The Drowsy Chaperone), will take the festiv…

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It's Time to Dance! THE PROM Announces National Tour and Licensing Deal With Theatrical Rights Worldwide

Broadway's award-winning musical THE PROM will launch a National Tour in Providence, Rhode Island at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) in February 2021.

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‘The Prom’ announces national tour by Caitlin Huston

“The Prom” will launch a national tour beginning in Providence, Rhode Island in February 2021. In addition to the tour, “The Prom” announced a worldwide licensing deal with Theatrica…

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Broadway’s ‘The Prom’ To Take Party On The Road With National Tour by Greg Evans

Broadway’s The Prom has a date with the road: The Tony-nominated musical will launch a first national tour in February 2021 in Providence, Rhode Island. The tour was announced today by pro…

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Broadway's The Prom Will Embark on a National Tour by Ryan McPhee

The musical has also reached a licensing agreement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide.

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Odds & Ends: The Cast of The Prom to Perform at New York's TrevorLIVE Gala & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. The Cast of The Prom to Perform at New York's TrevorLIVE Gala It's time to dance! The mega-talented company of the Tony-nominat…

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The Cast of The Prom and Daya Set to Perform at TrevorLIVE New York by Dan Meyer

Antoni Porowski, Jonathan Van Ness, Jonathan Tucker, Miss J Alexander, Geena Rocero, and Debi Mazar will also make appearances at the June 17 event.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

The Cast Of THE PROM Will Perform at TrevorLIVE New York Gala; Full Lineup Announced

Today, The Trevor Project announced that GRAMMY-Award winning multi-platinum singer/songwriter Daya and the cast of the Broadway musical, The Prom, will perform at the organization's TrevorL…

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The Theatre Podcast Welcomes THE PROM Stars Caitlin Kinnunen & Isabelle McCalla

They are not only co-stars of The Prom, but real life besties. Playing Emma and Alyssa respectively, they have a strong sense of trust which is clear to all on and off the stage.

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Mr. Broadway June 2019: The Prom's Brooks Ashmankas by JK

Mr. Broadway June 2019 is that increasingly rare creature - a constantly working stage actor. He's constantly in regional theaters, and has done a few TV shows and a movie. And he's been a s…

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The 2019 Tony Awards: A Few Thoughts... by JK

It is finished. The 2018-2019 Broadway season is officially in the books, and the post-Tonys haze begins to lift. Like most of you, we were glued to the screen on Sunday night watching event…

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