Thursday, May 19, 2022

West End big hitters to perform at the Party At The Palace by Kitty Underwood

The Phantom Of The Opera, Hamilton, Six, The Lion King and Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will all perform at Buckingham Palace on Saturday 4 June as part of the Queen's Platin…

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

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Sunday, May 15, 2022

Guess the Word on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is showcasing show tunes that feature ma…

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

Disney’s The Lion King | Jun. 21 - Jul. 29, 2023 by The Kennedy Center More than 100 million people around the world have experienced the phenomenon of Disney’s The Lion Ki…

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Tina Bumps Up at the Box Office; Moulin Rouge! Has Rosy Week by Caitlin Moynihan

It was a big week for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, which saw an increase both at the box office and capacity. The musical, starring Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, brought in $1,065,578 in gross s…

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Announcing the 2022-2023 Theater Season by The Kennedy Center

Tony-winning triumphs. American musical classics. Thrilling new productions. The Kennedy Center’s 2022–2023 Theater Season brings you more of Broadway’s best! Our full series features…

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Thursday, May 5, 2022

Des Moines Performing Arts Announces the 2022-2023 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

The North American Tour Aragon Company of SIX. Photo by Joan Marcus. Des Moines Performing Arts (Des Moines, IA) announced today new engagements headed to the Civic Center as part of the Wil…

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15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 6-8 - See a special Mother's Day concert, Andrea McArdle celebrating 'Annie,' Broadway's 'Alle by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Mother's Day weekend, Friday, May 6 to Sunday, May…

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Moulin Rouge! The Musical Sizzles at the Box Office by Lindsey Sullivan

The weeks are getting warmer, and the Broadway box office is heating up as well. This week, the Tony-winning Moulin Rouge! The Musical joined the top five-grossing shows at $1,419,845 and wa…

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Monday, May 2, 2022

Madison’s Overture Center Announces 2022-2023 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

Jared Dixon as Simba in Disney’s THE LION KING. Photo Deen van Meer. Overture Center’s (Madison, WI) 2022/23 season―revealed at a live, in-person event in Overture Hall this evening―…

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Tavon Olds-Sample Talks Playing Middle Michael in MJ The Musical & 'Doing Things Scared' by Caitlin Moynihan

Name: Tavon Olds-Sample Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA Credits: Olds-Sample is making his Broadway debut in MJ The Musical as an ensemble member in addition to taking center stage as middl…

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Saturday, April 30, 2022

Photos: Inside Look at the Australian Tour of Disney's FROZEN

West Australian audiences will experience the magic of Disney's Frozen when the much-anticipated Perth season of the hit Broadway musical opens in August 2022. Following the incredible loc…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:14PM
Thursday, April 28, 2022

VIDEO: THE LION KING Tour Celebrates 20 Years on the Road

The North American tour of Disney’s The Lion King just celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday, Wednesday, April 27 in Wichita, where the award-winning musical begins a two-week re…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:32PM

Disney Theatrical Productions Wins Two Webby Awards for Reopenings of THE LION KING and ALADDIN on TikTok

Disney on Broadway’s Reopening on TikTok Live won ‘Best Social Video Event & Live Stream’ and a People’s Choice Award in the 26th Annual Webby Awards, honoring b…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:45PM

Checking In With… The Lion King Star Brandon A. McCall by Andrew Gans

"It’s time for more of us to be in the room where it happens—where decisions are made and policies are created."

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Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Celebrate 20 Years of The Lion King on Tour With Casts Past and Present by Talaura Harms

The original and current Mufasas, Simbas, and Nalas talk about the show and life on the road.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:33PM

Netflix's 13 Movie Musical Adaptation Sets August Premiere by Caitlin Moynihan

Netflix's 13: The Musical movie adaptation has set a release date. The movie, based on Jason Robert Brown's Broadway musical 13: The Musical, will air globally on August 12. Featuring a …

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‘The Lion King’ celebrates 20 years on the road by Caitlin Hornik

The North American tour of “The Lion King” is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Wichita, Kansas. The production kicks off a two-week return engagement at The Century II Concert Hall to…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 09:30AM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Broadway Grosses: 15 Shows Bring In More Than $1 Million at the Box Office by Caitlin Moynihan

The 2022 Broadway season is running at full speed, and audiences are flocking to catch the newest productions. This week, 15 shows saw their box offices hit over one million dollars with Th…

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Monday, April 25, 2022

Fort Worth’s Bass Performance Hall Announces the 2022-2023 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

Buyi Zama as Rafiki in Disney’s THE LION KING. Photo Deen van Meer. Performing Arts Fort Worth, the non-profit owner and operator of Bass Performance Hall, announced today the six shows co…

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Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Macbeth, Headlined by Daniel Craig & Ruth Negga, Brings in Audiences by Lindsey Sullivan

Something wicked this way comes! Ahead of opening at the Longacre Theatre on April 28, Macbeth has the attention of audiences. Starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga, the staging of William Sh…

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Telly Leung, Arielle Jacobs & Derrick Davis Join BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!

Derrick Davis (The Phantom of the Opera, The Lion King, Carousel, Film's A Christmas Story, Can a Song Save Your Life), Arielle Jacobs (Aladdin, Wicked, Between the Lines, and In the Heig…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:29PM

Broadway Grosses: Daniel Craig & Ruth Negga-Led Macbeth Brings in Audiences by Lindsey Sullivan

Something wicked this way comes! Ahead of opening at the Longacre Theatre on April 28 (and being the last new production of the Broadway season to do so ahead of Tony nominations on May 3), …

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Monday, April 18, 2022

Broadway Casting Director Jay Binder Dies at 71 by Lindsey Sullivan

Jay Binder, a prominent Broadway casting director for over four decades and founder of Binder Casting, died at the age of 71 on April 15. Born in South Orange, New Jersey on March 11, 1951,…

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Friday, April 15, 2022

Legendary Broadway Casting Director Jay Binder Dies at 71 by Matthew Wexler

Jay Binder, known for casting some of Broadway's biggest hits such as "Beauty and the Beast" and "The Lion King," passed away at the age of 71. The post Legendary Broadway Casting Director …

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 06:48PM

Veteran Casting Director Jay Binder Dies at 71 by Andrew Gans

Mr. Binder spent decades casting such Tony-winning Broadway hits as The Lion King, Lost in Yonkers, and A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder.

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Jay Binder Dies: Prominent Broadway Casting Director Was 71; TV & Film Work Included ‘I’ll Fly Away’ & ‘Hairspray’ by Greg Evans

Jay Binder, whose more than four decades as a prominent Broadway casting director included finding just the right talent for such productions as The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast and Jerom…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:27PM
Thursday, April 14, 2022

Disney's Frozen | Preview by Broadwaysf

Disney's FROZEN is coming to the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco from November 18–December 30, as part of the BroadwaySF 2022–2023 Season. The 2022–2023 Season includes seven showsto…

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Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Rush to Beetlejuice's Broadway Return & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Beetlejuice is officially back on Broadway and audiences flocked to the Marquis Theatre for its first two performances landing the production in the top five for capacity. Six is also a ne…

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Chicago Celebrates Red Buckets' Return by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ traditional in-theater red bucket fundraising makes its long-awaited return this spring. Companies of Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring shows …

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Thursday, April 7, 2022

#RedBuckets Return to Broadway This Spring by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Shows can be red, yellow and every color of the rainbow. 💫 🌈 Let's celebrate the kaleidoscope of theater found across the country! ❤️ 💛 💙 💜 💚 💗 Broadway Cares/Equi…

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