Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Tony Winner Michael McGrath Joins Cast of World Premiere of Britney Spears Musical Once Upon a One More Time by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Michael McGrath has joined the cast of the world premiere of the Britney Spears musical Once Upon a One More Time. McGrath takes over the role of Narrator from the previously ann…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:18PM
Friday, November 12, 2021

Improbable ‘Tootsie’ opens Saenger Theatre back on national tour circuit by Alan Smason

By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out“) There is an obvious conversation addressed early in Tootsie, the David Yazbek musical that won Santino Fontana a Leading Actor i…

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 11:14AM
Saturday, November 6, 2021

National Touring Company of TOOTSIE Reawakens Theatre by Michael J. Roberts

Highly Recommended After more than eighteen months of a pandemic induced shutdown, theatres throughout the [...]

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 01:32AM
Thursday, October 28, 2021

PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At TOOTSIE On Tour

Get a first look at the non-equity national tour of Tootsie in all new photos and videos! The cast includes Drew Becker as Michael Dorsey, Ashley Alexandra as Julie Nichols, Payton Reilly …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:54AM
Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Review Roundup: TOOTSIE National Tour Kicks Off This Month; What Are The Critics Saying?

The National Tour of Tootsie kicked off at Shea's Performing Arts Center in Buffalo, NY earlier this month, starring Drew Becker. Read all of the reviews so far here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:30PM
Sunday, October 10, 2021

National Tour of Tootsie Launches October 10 by Andrew Gans

The tour of the Tony-nominated musical kicks off in Buffalo, New York.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Julie Halston | 2020 Isabelle Stevenson Award Acceptance Speech by The Tony Awards

Julie is an inspirational talent both on and off the stage. Her unwavering commitment to our Broadway community and to the Pulmonary Fibrosis community is unparalleled. Her commitment has r…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:37PM
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Tony Nominee Lilli Cooper Welcomes Baby Boy by Caitlin Moynihan

Congratulations are in order! Tootsie Tony nominee Lilli Cooper and Paul McLaughlin welcomed their first child, Bodie Cooper McLaughlin, on September 7. The baby was born right around curtai…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:12PM
Thursday, September 9, 2021

EP 50- Broadway Star LILLI COOPER Talks Curls by Automatic Episode Import

SHOW NOTES: Lilli is a tony nominated actress starring in Spring Awakening (OBC), Tootsie (OBC), Spo

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Thursday, September 2, 2021

Cast Complete for National Tour of Tootsie by Andrew Gans

The tour of the Tony-nominated musical launches in October in Buffalo, New York.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:59PM

‘Tootsie’ First National Tour Casting Revealed by Matthew Herzog

Casting has been revealed for the upcoming National Tour of the musical comedy Tootsie, including Drew Becker as Michael Dorsey, Ashley Alexandra as Julie Nichols. The cast also includes Pay…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 12:05PM
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Julie Halston Joins Sex and the City Sequel And Just Like That... by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of the news that she will receive the 2020 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award, Julie Halston has been announced as part of the cast for And Just Like That..., the Sex and the City sequ…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Checking In With… Tony Nominee Lilli Cooper, Star of Tootsie, SpongeBob SquarePants, Spring Awakening by Andrew Gans

The Broadway favorite will make her solo New York cabaret debut later this month at Feinstein's/54 Below.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:09AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Ep154 – Lilli Cooper – Tootsie, Spongebob Squarepants, Spring Awaking … and motherhood! by Automatic Episode Import

A witch, a squirrel, and soon a mom, this actress opens up about climbing the ranks since she was a

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Friday, July 16, 2021

Jessica Vosk, Elizabeth Stanley, Mary-Mitchell Campbell, and Justin Smith Talk BROADWAY OUT EAST by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: https://bway.world/BroadwayOutEastBL Want more Backstage Live episodes? Visit http://bway.world/BackstageLive Richard Ridge chats with Jessica Vosk, Elizabe…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:42PM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Mo Rocca, Alfie Fuller, Brooks Ashmanskas, Ann Harada & More to Star in Douglas Carter Beane's Fairycakes Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Fairycakes, a new play by five time Tony Award-nominee Douglas Carter Beane, will have its world premiere at off-Broadway's Greenwich House Theater this fall. The comedy, directed by Beane, …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12PM
Friday, July 9, 2021

Paul Huntley, Legendary Tony-Winning Wig Designer, Dies at 89 by Caitlin Moynihan

Paul Huntley, the beloved Tony-winning wig designer, died on July 9 in his London home after suffering a short illness. He was 89. Born in London on July 2, 1933, Huntley had over 100 Broad…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:24PM

Paul Huntley Dies: Premier Stage, Film & TV Wigmaker Who Provided Coifs For ‘Tootsie’, ‘Cats’ And Cruella De Vil Was 89 by Greg Evans

Paul Huntley, the celebrated wigmaker for film, stage and television who provided Dustin Hoffman with the coif that transformed the actor into Tootsie and did the same decades later for when…

SOURCE: Deadline at 01:37PM
Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Highlights from Ambassador of Love: Celebrating Pearl Bailey by Goodspeed Musicals

Ambassador of Love: Celebrating Pearl Bailey Goodspeed by the River June 22 - July 18 Spend a joyful evening with Broadway and Goodspeed favorite, Rashidra Scott, as she celebrates the one …

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:18PM
Monday, June 28, 2021

Ambassador of Love: "Hello, Dolly! Medley" by Goodspeed Musicals

Ambassador of Love: Celebrating Pearl Bailey Goodspeed by the River June 22 - July 18 Spend a joyful evening with Broadway and Goodspeed favorite, Rashidra Scott, as she celebrates the one …

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:32PM
Monday, June 14, 2021

Shea’s Performing Arts Center Announces Three National Tours That Will Launch From Venue by Matthew Herzog

Shea’s Performing Arts Center (Buffalo, NY) President Michael G. Murphy and Broadway Presenting Partner Albert Nocciolino, along with Assembly Majority Leader Crystal Peoples-Stokes, Senat…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 01:54PM
Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Chuck and Lilli Cooper Talk THE SETH CONCERT SERIES and More on BACKSTAGE LIVE by BroadwayWorld

From May 19, 2021. Want the latest Lilli news? Visit http://bway.world/LilliCooper Want more Backstage Live episodes? Visit http://bway.world/BackstageLive Richard Ridge chats with Broadwa…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:03PM
Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Washington, DC’s National Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

Broadway at The National (Washington, DC) will present an eight-show 2021/2022 season this fall when the celebrated subscription series returns to D.C.’s National Theatre – the nation’…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 10:12AM
Monday, April 26, 2021

BROADWAY STARS SING! "A real Nice Clambake" by Jared Zirilli

A collection of Broadway and Television’s biggest stars have come together to sing this Rodgers and Hammerstein classic. The cast includes (in order of appearance): Lesli Margherita (Matil…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:54AM

Episode 280: Lilli Cooper and Ethan Slater get Broadwaysted! by Elizabeth Wheless

Play along as Lilli Cooper (@lilcoopz - Spongebob, Tootsie, Wicked) and Ethan Slater (@EthanSlater - Spongebob, Fosse/Verdon) join Bryan, Kevin, and Kimberly for a bloody mary, broadway talk…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:00AM
Monday, April 19, 2021

Now Casting: Tootsie by Matthew Herzog

Binder Casting (New York, NY) has announced an open call for submissions for the first national touring production of Tootsie. The tour currently is scheduled to perform in over twenty venue…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 09:51AM
Saturday, April 17, 2021

THEATER TALK by Sandi Durell

Upstate New York Has Broadway Blooming – following Covid-19 & CDC guidelines, here’s some of what you can see: Buffalo: M&T Bank Broadway Series at Shea’s Performing Arts Cente…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:30AM
Friday, April 16, 2021

Tampa’s Straz Center Announces Its 2021-2022 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

The Straz Center for the Performing Arts (Tampa, FL) has announced the 2021-2022 Bank of America Broadway at The Straz season, sponsored in part by the Tampa Bay Times. The slate includes To…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 11:50AM
Monday, March 29, 2021

Victor/Victoria: The Better Drag Comedy of 1982?

You may be surprised at how well it holds up these days, compared with the more widely celebrated Tootsie.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:12PM
Saturday, March 27, 2021

Santino Fontana | "Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Audio) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Santino Fontana | "Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Audio) Don’t miss a song! Subscribe today! http://bit.ly/RHGoesPopSubscribe The R&H GOES POP! series…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:15PM

Lilli Cooper | "It Feels Good" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Audio) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Lilli Cooper | "It Feels Good" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Audio) Don’t miss a song! Subscribe today! http://bit.ly/RHGoesPopSubscribe The R&H GOES POP! series is now a full-length album! …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:02PM

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