Monday, July 26, 2021

THE LION KING in London: Glimpse Into The Rehearsal Room by Disney On Broadway

The emotional moment our cast were reunited and sang Circle of Life together for the first time! Since then rehearsals have been in full swing as we prepare to welcome audiences back to expe…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:18PM

Wake Up With BWW 7/26: 25 NYC Attractions That Are Now Open, THE SIMPSONS to Premiere With Musical Episode, and More!

Today's top stories: check out our list of 25 NYC attractions that are now open, The Simpsons season 33 will premiere with a musical episode, West End The Lion King sings 'Circle of Life' in…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:09AM
Saturday, July 24, 2021

VIDEO: West End THE LION KING Returns to Rehearsal With 'Circle of Life'

Learn more about the production, watch the video, and find out how to purchase tickets when the show returns to the West End this week!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:09AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Renée Elise Goldsberry, Courtnee Carter & More Set for Billy Porter's What If? Film by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting is set for What If?, the previously announced coming-of-age feature film that marks Tony and Emmy winner Billy Porter's directorial debut. Broadway's Renée Elise Goldsberry and Cour…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:24PM
Monday, July 19, 2021

Michael James Scott on Disney's Live at the New Am Concert: 'It's a Bright Light in a Dark Year' by Caitlin Moynihan

Disney is flying back to Broadway this week with Live at the New Am, benefitting The Actors Fund. As previously announced, Disney on Broadway actors Michael James Scott (Aladdin), Ashley Bro…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18PM
Saturday, July 17, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Vanessa Sears and Marcus Nance by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Vanessa Sears and Marcus Nance. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the Why We Tell The Story Cabaret. WHY WE T…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:24PM
Friday, July 16, 2021

Museum of the City of New York Will Showcase Puppets From Avenue Q, The Lion King, Sesame Street, and More by Talaura Harms

Puppets of New York opens August 13 accompanied by puppet shows, performances, and film screenings during the exhibition.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:29PM
Thursday, July 15, 2021

Puppets From AVENUE Q, SESAME STREET, THE LION KING, and More Will Be Featured in New Exhibition 'Puppets of New York'

Opening on August 13, 2021, the exhibition features more than 100 puppets spanning New York City history, from theater, television, and street life, including Lamb Chop, Sesame Street, A…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:06AM
Thursday, July 8, 2021

Costume Industry Coalition Exhibit to Showcase Designs from Wicked, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Want to get up close and personal with costumes from some of your favorite Broadway shows, TV series and movies all for a great cause? The Costume Industry Coalition, a group created in 2020…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:06PM

Costumes From FROZEN, WICKED, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and Many More Will Be Displayed in New Exhibit in Times Square

Shows with costumes on display will include A Soldier's Play, Aladdin, Chicago, Come From Away, The Cher Show, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, Golden Child, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:00AM

Costumes From Wicked, Moulin Rouge!, The Lion King, More Will Go on Display in Times Square by Dan Meyer

The benefit exhibition comes from the newly formed Costume Industry Coalition.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:23AM
Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Broadway's Disney Stars to Sing Out at Live at the New Am Benefit Concerts in July by Caitlin Moynihan

Wish granted! Disney on Broadway is returning to the stage this month for a series of concerts benefiting The Actors Fund. Taking place at the home of Aladdin, the series is aptly named “L…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

Disney Benefit Concert Series Will Reopen the New Amsterdam Theater This Month, With Performances From FROZEN, THE LION KING, and More!

Learn all about the upcoming series, the COVID-19 protocols in place, who is performing, and how to attend!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:32AM

Disney, With Benefit Concert, Makes an Early Return to Broadway by Nancy Coleman

Disney stage alumni will give four performances at the New Amsterdam Theater, two months before the curtains rise on “The Lion King” and “Aladdin” in New York.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 08:32AM
Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Hot Clip of the Day: The Sun Will Rise with Heather Headley's Remarkable The Lion King Performance

One performance from last September's Miscast lives rent free in our heads and that is the divine Heather Headley's performance of Simba's moving ballad from The Lion King.

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 12:39PM

Thoughts of a Colored Man Scribe Keenan Scott II on the Play's Unexpected Journey to Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an interview with scribe Keenan Scott II, whose play Thoughts of a Colored Man will arrive on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre beginnin…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:03PM
Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal: 07/03/21 by Broadway.com

Before it airs nationwide, here's a look at the newest episode of BROADWAY PROFILES. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, this installment will air in New …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:24PM
Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Denver Center’s big return: “Hamilton,” “Lion King,” “Pretty Woman” and more by John Wenzel, The Know

How to get tickets for rescheduled shows from Denver Center for the Performing Arts, including "Hamilton," "The Lion King," "My Fair Lady," "A Christmas Carol," "Camp Christmas," "Mixed Tast…

SOURCE: Denver Post at 09:36AM
Friday, June 25, 2021

We are ready to roar again - Disney’s THE LION KING returns to London this Summer by Disney On Broadway

We are ready to roar again - Disney’s THE LION KING returns to London this Summer…and we just can’t wait! Take a look at the amazing preparations happening behind-the-scenes… Perfor…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:36AM

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

Disney’s THE LION KING returns to London's West End this Summer…and we just can’t wait! Take a look at the amazing preparations happening behind-the-scenes…Performances begin 29 J…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:00AM
Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Check Out Photos From Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth, Featuring Lillias White, Ben Vereen, More by Talaura Harms

Cast members from Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, The Lion King, Girl From the North Country, and more performed in Times Square to commemorate the holiday.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:47PM
Monday, June 21, 2021

Odds & Ends: Go Behind the Scenes of Lin-Manuel Miranda & Jimmy Fallon's Broadway Tribute by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Go Behind the Scenes with Lin-Manuel Miranda & Jimmy Fallon Can't stop watching last week's star-packed salute to Broad…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:06PM
Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal: 06/19/21 by Broadway.com

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the newest episode of BROADWAY PROFILES. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, this installment will air…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:54PM
Monday, June 14, 2021

Video Auditions Roundup: The Lion King on Broadway, The Prom and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Tours, More Seeking Performers by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with self-tape audition opportunities for shows across the country.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:12PM

Peter Hermann, Josh Peck & More Added to Netflix's 13 Movie Musical Adaptation by Caitlin Moynihan

There's a little more homework to do for these stars! Peter Hermann and Josh Peck have joined the cast of Netflix's upcoming film adaptation of Jason Robert Brown's Broadway musical 13: The …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

Starry Principal Casting Announced for The Muny's Upcoming Season by Caitlin Moynihan

The popular St. Louis theater The Muny has announced the principal casting for its upcoming season, and a slew of Broadway favorites will be taking the stage under the stars this summer. As …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda and a Slew of Stars Celebrate Broadway's Return by Lindsey Sullivan

Ahead of the In the Heights film release on June 11, creator Lin-Manuel Miranda appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon for a medley celebrating the return of Broadway with a tr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:54AM
Tuesday, June 8, 2021

BROADWAY CELEBRATES JUNETEENTH to Feature Lillias White, Ben Vereen, Cast Members From TINA, THE LION KING & More

The Broadway League’s Black to Broadway Initiative will present Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth, a free outdoor event centered around Black joy and unity that will feature Black Broadway…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:33PM

Broadway League announces inaugural Juneteenth event by Caitlin Huston

The Broadway League is hosting an inaugural Juneteenth event with performances to celebrate “Black joy and unity” on Broadway.  The event, Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth, will feature a…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 04:12PM

Odds & Ends: Carnegie Hall Announces Star-Studded Upcoming Season & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jessica Vosk, Norm Lewis, Laura Benanti and More to Perform at Carnegie Hall The iconic Carnegie Hall is reopening its door…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:06PM
Sunday, June 6, 2021

The Show Must Go On! Live at The Palace Theatre Will Be Broadcast Today, 6 June

Including TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, Dear Evan Hansen, Everybody's Talking About Jamie, SIX, Hamilton, The Book of Mormon, WICKED,  Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical,…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:39AM

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