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  • Backstage at SpongeBob SquarePants with Lilli Cooper, Episode 7: Opening Night!
Backstage at SpongeBob SquarePants with Lilli Cooper, Episode 7: Opening Night!

    SpongeBob SquarePants' Lilli Cooper shows us what happens on opening night as well as her killer workout, pirate talk and more!

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  • Disney Theatrical Productions' Thomas Schumacher Elected Board Chairman at The Broadway LeagueDisney Theatrical Productions' Thomas Schumacher Elected Board Chairman at The Broadway League

    The Broadway League has announced that Thomas Schumacher, President amp Producer, Disney Theatrical Productions, was elected as Chairman of the Board of The Broadway League today.

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  • Disney Theatrical President Thomas Schumacher Elected Chairman of the Broadway League
Disney Theatrical President Thomas Schumacher Elected Chairman of the Broadway League

    The Broadway League has announced that Thomas Schumacher, president and producer, Disney Theatrical Productions, was elected as chairman of the board of The Broadway League on December 12. Schumacher takes over the role from Robert E. Wankel, president, The Shubert Organization, following the completion of Wankel’s full three-year term. “With extensive experience as a theater producer, theater operator and road presenter, Tom understands the needs of the industry from many different perspectives. He has an undeniable passion for the arts and for theater. His creativity and love of entertainment are evenly matched with his business sense. He is dedicated to seeing Broadway thrive in New York City, across the country and around the world,” said Charlotte. St. Martin, president of the Broadway League. “We are so excited to have him as chairman, and continue the excellent work of our immediate past chairman Bob Wankel.” As president and producer of Disney Theatrical Productions, Thomas Schumacher oversees the development, creation and execution of Disney’s legitimate stage entertainment worldwide. The division’s credits include Beauty and the Beast, King David, The Lion King, Aida, On the Record, High School Musical, Tarzan, Mary Poppins, The Little Mermaid, Peter and the Starcatcher, Newsies, Aladdin ...

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  • Teenage Wasteland! Check Out These Photos from Cruel Intentions' Off-Broadway Opening
Teenage Wasteland! Check Out These Photos from Cruel Intentions' Off-Broadway Opening

    A juicy tale of scandal and revenge scored by the best songs of the '90s? Cruel Intentions: The Musical is all that and more. The off-Broadway production opened at New York's (Le) Poisson Rouge on December 11. Following a sold out engagement at the downtown venue earlier this year, the intoxicating musical is back in a run that has already been extended. The new musical adaptation of Roger Kumble’s 1999 film Cruel Intentions stars Constantine Rousouli, Lauren Zakrin, Carrie St. Louis, Jessie Shelton, Alex Boniello, Brian Muller, Matthew Griffin and four-time Emmy nominee Patricia Richardson. Creators Jordan Ross, Roger Kumble and director Lindsey Rosin joined the cast on the red carpet to celebrate the big night. Check out the pics, and then get addicted to this full-on '90s throwback for yourself. The company of Cruel Intention belts out "Bittersweet Symphony" at the curtain call. Cruel Intentions' trio Lauren Zakrin, Constantine Rousouli and Carrie St. Louis get together. Group shot! Happy opening to the company of Cruel Intentions: The Musical! Catch the show through February 19.

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  • MTC's THE PORTUGUESE KID Will Be Released by Broadway HDMTC's THE PORTUGUESE KID Will Be Released by Broadway HD

    Performances may have already concluded for Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere production of The Portuguese Kid, but there will be more chances to see the cast in action. BroadwayWorld has just learned that the new play was recorded for BroadwayHD yesterday, December 11.

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  • From Joyful to Eerie: Watch Highlights from The Children on Broadway - Playbill.comFrom Joyful to Eerie: Watch Highlights from The Children on Broadway - Playbill.com

    Playbill.comFrom Joyful to Eerie: Watch Highlights from The Children on BroadwayPlaybill.comCatch a glimpse of the American premiere of The Children, a new play by Olivier Award winner Lucy Kirkwood (Chimerica), now on Broadway, in the video above. Currently in performances at the Samuel J. Friedman Theater, the play arrives on Broadway ...Lucy Kirkwood's Broadway-Debut Play The Children Officially OpensBroadway.comPlaywright Lucy Kirkwood Set to Make Broadway Debut With The ChildrenTheaterMania.comBWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE CHILDREN on Broadway!Broadway Worldall 5 news articles »

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  • Odds & Ends: Billy Crudup on Why Harry Clarke Is the Best 80 Minutes Off-Broadway & More
Odds & Ends: Billy Crudup on Why Harry Clarke Is the Best 80 Minutes Off-Broadway & More

    Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Billy Crudup on Why Harry Clarke Is the Best 80 Minutes Off-Broadway Billy Crudup is back onstage in David Cale's acclaimed new solo play Harry Clarke, currently playing a thrice-extended run at off-Broadway's Vineyard Theatre. Tony winner Crudup paid a visit to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on December 11 to spread the word about the exciting project. Crudup told Fallon about the multiple roles he plays in Cale's work, and even gave a sample of his pitch-perfect work from a longtime MasterCard voiceover gig. Watch Crudup below and don't miss your chance to see his tour de force in Harry Clarke through December 23. Curtains Will Return in Reunion Concert The celebrated 2007 backstage musical Curtains will return to New York for one night in 2018. Members of the original Broadway production of John Kander, Fred Ebb, Rupert Holmes and Peter Stone’s Tony-nominated musical will bring the show back to life over two concerts, on January 25 at 7:00pm and 9:30pm at Feinstein's/54 Below. Reprising their roles from the original production will be Karen Ziemba as Georgia Hendricks, Edward Hibbert as Christopher Belling, Erin Davie ...

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  • Photo Flash: Michael Urie and More in Rehearsal for HAMLET at D.C.'s Shakespeare Theatre CompanyPhoto Flash: Michael Urie and More in Rehearsal for HAMLET at D.C.'s Shakespeare Theatre Company

    The Shakespeare Theatre Company STC presents Hamlet, directed by STC Artistic Director Michael Kahn and featuring acclaimed actor Michael Urie as the tortured Danish prince. Shakespeare's most celebrated tragedy will run January 16-February 25, 2018 at Sidney Harman Hall. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at Urie and the company in rehearsal below

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  • Andre De Shields-Helmed AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Play NJPAC This WinterAndre De Shields-Helmed AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Play NJPAC This Winter

    New Jersey Performing Arts Center NJPAC presents Ain't Misbehavin'. Experience the glory of the Harlem Renaissance in a musical production brimming with 'contagious energy' The New York Times.

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  • Glenn Close Will Moderate Town Hall Chat to Celebrate Release of Andrew Lloyd Webber's UNMASKEDGlenn Close Will Moderate Town Hall Chat to Celebrate Release of Andrew Lloyd Webber's UNMASKED

    Written entirely in his own words, internationally acclaimed composer Andrew Lloyd Webber recounts his fascinating life and remarkable career in UNMASKED, Lloyd Webber's new autobiography which will be released on March 6, 2018.

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  • Five City Ballet Dancers Accuse Peter Martins of AbuseFive City Ballet Dancers Accuse Peter Martins of Abuse

    The New York Times reports that five City Ballet Dancers have accused Peter Martins of abuse - with one incident dating as far back as 1993, with no action having been taken at that time.

    BroadwayWorld.com / 1 h. 35 min. ago
  • Photo Flash: First Look at Charlie Stemp, Elaine Paige and More in DICK WHITTINGTON at the London PalladiumPhoto Flash: First Look at Charlie Stemp, Elaine Paige and More in DICK WHITTINGTON at the London Palladium

    Qdos Entertainment's production of Dick Whittington runs at the London Palladium for five weeks over the Festive season, until Sunday 14 January 2018. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast, featuring Broadway-bound Charlie Stemp Hello, Dolly in the title role, in action below

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  • BWW Exclusive: Discovering Heather HeadleyBWW Exclusive: Discovering Heather Headley

    Today, December 12, 2017, Broadway Dreams will honor Tony and Grammy Award-winner Heather Headley in celebration of 20 years since her Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion King. The tenth annual Broadway Dreams Supper will take place at The Plaza. Mark Brandon at Binder Casting part of RWS Entertainment Group took a moment to reflect back on how Heather got her start in the industry

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  • VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Tackles Roy Moore Controversy with SOUND OF MUSIC Tune in Latest ParodyVIDEO: Randy Rainbow Tackles Roy Moore Controversy with SOUND OF MUSIC Tune in Latest Parody

    In his newest song parody, Randy Rainbow takes on the Roy Moore controversy with 'Sixteen Going on Seventeen' from THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Check it out below

    BroadwayWorld.com / 1 h. 51 min. ago
  • The Lion King's Moving Dual-Language 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' Has Made Our Holiday Season
The Lion King's Moving Dual-Language 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' Has Made Our Holiday Season

    Disney’s hit musical The Lion King has released its first dual-language music video of “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” performed in Spanish and English featuring Mexico City's Simba, Agustín Argüello, and Broadway's Nala, Adrienne Walker. The performance helps ring in the long-running musical's 20th anniversary on Broadway at the Minskoff Theatre and the show’s 24 global productions, including Mexico City, currently playing the Telcel Theater. Watch Argüello and Walker's stirring take on the Oscar-winning song below and make plans this holiday season to see The Lion King live.

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  • Susan Stroman To Lead CRAZY FOR YOU Developmental LabSusan Stroman To Lead CRAZY FOR YOU Developmental Lab

    BroadwayWorld has learned that the Susan Stroman directed production of CRAZY FOR YOU will hold a developmental lab in New York City in January.

    BroadwayWorld.com / 2 h. 30 min. ago
  • Experience the World of Lucy Kirkwood's Powerful Play The Children
Experience the World of Lucy Kirkwood's Powerful Play The Children

    Show clips from Lucy Kirkwood's The Children.

    Broadway.com / 2 h. 41 min. ago
  • BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE CHILDREN on Broadway!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE CHILDREN on Broadway!

    The Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Royal Court Theatre's production of The Children, opens tonight, Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre 261 West 47th Street.

    BroadwayWorld.com / 2 h. 44 min. ago
  • M. Butterfly Will Close Earlier Than Planned on Broadway
M. Butterfly Will Close Earlier Than Planned on Broadway

    The new Broadway production of David Henry Hwang's 1988 Tony-winning play M. Butterfly will now play its final performance at the Cort Theatre on December 17. The production had initially announced an end date of January 14, 2018. Tony winner Julie Taymor directs the revival which began previews on October 7 and officially opened on October 26. By closing, M. Butterfly will have played 19 previews and 61 regular performances. M. Butterfly follows the relationship between Rene (played by Clive Owen), a French diplomat living in China, and Song Liling (Jin Ha), a soprano at the Beijing Opera. Joining Owen and Ha in the cast are Tony nominee Enid Graham, with Clea Alsip, Murray Bartlett, Michael Countryman, Celeste Den, Jess Fry, Thomas Michael Hammond, Cole Horibe, Jason Ignacio, Kristen Faith Oei, Erica Sweany, John Leonard Thompson and Erica Wong. M. Butterfly features original music by Elliot Goldenthal, with choreography by Ma Cong, scenic design by Paul Steinberg, costume design by Constance Hoffman, lighting design by Donald Holder and sound design by Will Pickens. Look back at opening night with Matt Rodin's Red Carpet Challenge.  

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  • M. BUTTERFLY Will Now Play Final Broadway Performance This WeekendM. BUTTERFLY Will Now Play Final Broadway Performance This Weekend

    The first Broadway revival of David Henry Hwang's Tony Award -winning play, M. BUTTERFLY will play its final performance on Sunday, December 17, 2017, after playing 19 previews and 61 regular performances at the Cort Theatre 138 W 48th Street.

    BroadwayWorld.com / 3 h. 21 min. ago
  • Go-Go's Musical HEAD OVER HEELS Will Come to Broadway in 2018-19 Following Run in San Francisco!Go-Go's Musical HEAD OVER HEELS Will Come to Broadway in 2018-19 Following Run in San Francisco!

    Producers Rick Ferrari, Donovan Leitch, Christine Russell, Gwyneth Paltrow, Louise Gund, Hunter Arnold and Tom Kirdahy have just announced that Head Over Heels, the new musical featuring the iconic songs of The Go-Go's, the most successful female rock band of all time, will be coming to Broadway during the 2018-2019 Season at a Broadway Theatre to be announced, following an out of town engagement at San Francisco's Curran theater beginning April 24 through May 20, 2018.

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  • Goops! Gwyneth Paltrow Is Go-Going To Co-Produce 'Head Over Heels' On Broadway - DeadlineGoops! Gwyneth Paltrow Is Go-Going To Co-Produce 'Head Over Heels' On Broadway - Deadline

    DeadlineGoops! Gwyneth Paltrow Is Go-Going To Co-Produce 'Head Over Heels' On BroadwayDeadlineIn a joint statement, The Go-Go's (Charlotte Caffey, Belinda Carlisle, Gina Schock, Jane Wiedlin and Kathy Valentine) said, “If you told us 30 years ago that our songs were going to be in a musical, we'd have said 'Of course they'll be on Broadway ...The Go-Go's musical to make pre-Broadway premiere in spring 2018EW.com'Head Over Heels' Sets Sights on Broadway, After San FranciscoNew York TimesGo-Go's Musical 'Head Over Heels,' Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, Targets Broadway for 2018-19VarietySFGate -Broadway News -Hollywood Reporterall 15 news articles »

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  • Go-Go's Musical Head Over Heels, Co-Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, to Play Broadway
Go-Go's Musical Head Over Heels, Co-Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, to Play Broadway

    We got the beat! As previously speculated, Head Over Heels, the new musical featuring the iconic songs of The Go-Go's, has solidified plans for a Broadway premiere. The musical will play a theater to be announced during the 2018-2019 season. The production will first play an out-of-town engagement at San Francisco's Curran Theater from April 24 through May 20, 2018. James Magruder has written the show's book (adapted from an original book by Avenue Q Tony winner Jeff Whitty), with Tony winner Michael Mayer (Hedwig and the Angry Inch) as the musical's director and Spencer Liff (Falsettos) as choreographer. Gwyneth Paltrow is onboard as one of the show's producers; Head Over Heels will mark the Oscar winner's first Broadway outing. The Go-Go’s (Charlotte Caffey, Belinda Carlisle, Gina Schock, Jane Wiedlin and Kathy Valentine) said, “If you told us thirty years ago that our songs were going to be in a musical, we'd have said, ‘Of course they’ll be on Broadway!’ None of us would have really believed it, though—what a crazy idea! Yet here we are, with Head Over Heels—a celebration of love in all its forms, joyful, fun and full of heart, driven by the songs that for decades have ...

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  • VIDEO: Listen to Joey Pero's 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' Single, Featuring Laura OsnesVIDEO: Listen to Joey Pero's 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' Single, Featuring Laura Osnes

    Actormusician Joey Pero just released his new single 'Happy Xmas War Is Over,' originally written and recorded by John Lennon and Yoko Ono. The single features Broadway Leading Lady Laura Osnes on vocals, as well as Pero on trumpet and vocals. Get a first listen below

    BroadwayWorld.com / 3 h. 30 min. ago
  • Disoriented driver crashes taxi on Broadway - Trinidad NewsDisoriented driver crashes taxi on Broadway - Trinidad News

    Trinidad NewsDisoriented driver crashes taxi on BroadwayTrinidad NewsA seven-seater taxi crashed into a pole this morning on Broadway in Port of Spain after the driver allegedly suffered a seizure. A man crashed his seven-seater taxi this morning on Broadway in Port of Spain after allegedly suffering a seizure. The ...

    Broadway - Google News / 3 h. 46 min. ago
  • This Man Makes a Living Designing Sets for People Like Lin-Manuel Miranda and Lady Gaga - Money MagazineThis Man Makes a Living Designing Sets for People Like Lin-Manuel Miranda and Lady Gaga - Money Magazine

    Money MagazineThis Man Makes a Living Designing Sets for People Like Lin-Manuel Miranda and Lady GagaMoney MagazineKorins' has spun this brand of “therapy” into a career as one of the most prolific set designers in the business; a behind-the-scenes guy who's had an invisible hand on many of the most popular productions on Broadway (Dear Evan Hanson, Annie) and live ...

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  • Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Sets Dates for Off-Broadway Winter Premieres - Playbill.comRattlestick Playwrights Theater Sets Dates for Off-Broadway Winter Premieres - Playbill.com

    Playbill.comRattlestick Playwrights Theater Sets Dates for Off-Broadway Winter PremieresPlaybill.comNew solo works by Dael Orlandersmith and Mashuq Mushtaq Deen will debut in repertory Off-Broadway in January. Mashuq Mushtaq Deen. The previously announced solo works by Dael Orlandersmith and Mashuq Mushtaq Deen have set their premiere dates at ...and more »

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  • Alec Baldwin Eyes Broadway For Solo Trump Show, With Lorne Michaels' Blessing - DeadlineAlec Baldwin Eyes Broadway For Solo Trump Show, With Lorne Michaels' Blessing - Deadline

    DeadlineAlec Baldwin Eyes Broadway For Solo Trump Show, With Lorne Michaels' BlessingDeadlineThose were the questions raised Monday when Baldwin told Howard Stern he has Broadway in his sights for a solo show based on his Emmy-winning impersonation of President Donald Trump, with Lorne Michaels producing. Michaels is also producing Fey's ...Alec Baldwin could take his Trump impersonation to BroadwayWashington PostAlec Baldwin says he may turn Trump impression into Broadway showThe Hill (blog)Alec Baldwin says he may take his Trump character to BroadwayEW.comBirth.Movies.Death. -Hollywood Reporter -Daily Mailall 24 news articles »

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Play Ball! See Whoopi Goldberg & More Step Out for Star-Studded Damn Yankees Concert

    This cast had heart! Roundabout Theatre Company's benefit performance of Damn Yankees took place on December 11 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. The starry cast included Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Reggie Jackson and more. Break out the peanuts and cracker jacks and take a look at the pics!

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  • On Broadway! - DesMoinesRegister.comOn Broadway! - DesMoinesRegister.com

    DesMoinesRegister.comOn Broadway!DesMoinesRegister.comPrewitt Anderson, the 5-year-old granddaughter of Malcom's Terry and Kathy Stanek, had a surprise for everyone including her mom, Jennifer Stanek-Anderson, a 1993 BGM graduate, and her dad, Jim Anderson, Bayport, Minn., at Thanksgiving. The 5-year-old ...

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  • Temptations Musical Ain't Too Proud to Play Pre-Broadway Run in D.C.
Temptations Musical Ain't Too Proud to Play Pre-Broadway Run in D.C.

    The world premiere Berkeley Repertory Theatre production of Ain’t Too Proud—The Life and Times of The Temptations will land at Washington, D.C.'s Kennedy Center for a five-week engagement that is being billed as "pre-Broadway." With a book by Dominique Morisseau, directed by two-time Tony winner Des McAnuff and choreographed by Olivier winner Sergio Trujillo, the production will play the Kennedy Center’s Eisenhower Theater from June 19 through July 22, 2018. Ain't Too Proud follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. With their signature dance moves and unmistakable harmonies, they rose to the top of the charts creating an amazing 42 Top Ten Hits with 14 reaching number one. Through friendship and betrayal amid the civil unrest that tore America apart, their moving and personal story still resonates five decades later. Ain’t Too Proud features an iconic score made up of The Temptations’ legendary songs including “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination” and “Papa Was a Rolling Stone.” The creative team includes Robert Brill (scenic design), Paul Tazewell (costume design), Howell Binkley (lighting design), Steve Canyon Kennedy (sound design) and Peter Nigrini (projection design). Orchestrations are ...

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  • Lucy Kirkwood's Broadway-Debut Play The Children Officially Opens
Lucy Kirkwood's Broadway-Debut Play The Children Officially Opens

    The Children, an American premiere play by Lucy Kirkwood, opens on December 14 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. James Macdonald directs the production, which began previews on November 28 and concludes its limited run on February 4, 2018. The play marks Kirkwood's Broadway debut. The Children takes place in a remote cottage on the lonely British coast, where a couple of retired nuclear engineers are living a very quiet life. Outside, the world is in utter chaos following a devastating series of events. When an old friend turns up at their door, they’re shocked to discover the real reason for her visit. A transfer from London's Royal Court Theatre, The Children features original London stars Francesca Annis, Ron Cook and Deborah Findlay. The creative team will include Miriam Buether (scenic and costume design), Peter Mumford (lighting design) and Max Pappenheim (sound design). To celebrate the play's opening night, Broadway.com Resident Artist Justin "Squigs" Robertson sketched a portrait of the talented three-member cast introducing an acclaimed work to Broadway audiences. About the Artist: With a desire to celebrate the magic of live theater and those who create it, and with a deep reverence for such touchstones as the work of Al ...

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  • Theater News:  Lin-Manuel Miranda to Help Spearhead Toys 4 Puerto Rico DriveTheater News: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Help Spearhead Toys 4 Puerto Rico Drive

    The Hamilton creator partners with Toys"R"Us, Telemundo, Hispanic Federation, and R.Evolución Latina.

    TheaterMania.com / 8 h. 29 min. ago
  • Video Flash: Celebrate the First Night of Hanukkah in Santa Monica With Michael FeinsteinVideo Flash: Celebrate the First Night of Hanukkah in Santa Monica With Michael Feinstein

    Feinstein previews his upcoming holiday show.

    TheaterMania.com / 9 h. 29 min. ago
  • Photo Flash: Cruel Intentions: The Musical Opens Off-BroadwayPhoto Flash: Cruel Intentions: The Musical Opens Off-Broadway

    Lauren Zakrin, Constantine Rousouli, and Carrie St. Louis star in this adaptation of the 1999 film, running through February 19.

    TheaterMania.com / 9 h. 29 min. ago
  • Theater News: SPACE on Ryder Farm Announces Season Extension ResidentsTheater News: SPACE on Ryder Farm Announces Season Extension Residents

    The residency will take place in February 2018.

    TheaterMania.com / 9 h. 29 min. ago
  • Service Dog Enjoys Broadway's 'Cats' A Little Too Much - NPRService Dog Enjoys Broadway's 'Cats' A Little Too Much - NPR

    NPRService Dog Enjoys Broadway's 'Cats' A Little Too MuchNPRA service dog and its owner were in the audience of a Broadway performance of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Cats. Chaos ensued. An usher returned the dog to its owner. MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: Good morning, I'm Mary Louise Kelly. We've all been there ...

    Broadway - Google News / 10 h. 16 min. ago
  • Theater News: Clive Owen-Led M. Butterfly Moves Up Its Closing DateTheater News: Clive Owen-Led M. Butterfly Moves Up Its Closing Date

    Julie Taymor directs the revival.

    TheaterMania.com / 11 h. 29 min. ago
  • Music News: Corey Cott, Ana Villafañe Set for West Side Story at the Kennedy CenterMusic News: Corey Cott, Ana Villafañe Set for West Side Story at the Kennedy Center

    The pair will star in a production of the National Symphony Orchestra Pops.

    TheaterMania.com / 11 h. 29 min. ago
  • Theater News: Go-Go's Head Over Heels, Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, Sets Pre-Broadway RunTheater News: Go-Go's Head Over Heels, Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, Sets Pre-Broadway Run

    The musical will try out at the Curran Theatre before moving to New York City.

    TheaterMania.com / 11 h. 29 min. ago
  • Theater News: Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez, Greg Hildreth Set for Frozen PanelTheater News: Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez, Greg Hildreth Set for Frozen Panel

    The discussion will take place at BroadwayCon.

    TheaterMania.com / 12 h. 29 min. ago
  • Theater News: Douglas Sills, Terrence Mann Added to National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Gala LineupTheater News: Douglas Sills, Terrence Mann Added to National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Gala Lineup

    The event honors Jerry Zaks.

    TheaterMania.com / 12 h. 29 min. ago
  • Photo Flash: Whoopi Goldberg, Matthew Morrison, and More Star in Damn Yankees ConcertPhoto Flash: Whoopi Goldberg, Matthew Morrison, and More Star in Damn Yankees Concert

    Proceeds from the benefit concert reading will support Roundabout Theatre Company programs and initiatives.

    TheaterMania.com / 13 h. 29 min. ago
  • Theater News: Rattlestick Announces Orlandersmith's Until the Flood and Deen's Draw the CircleTheater News: Rattlestick Announces Orlandersmith's Until the Flood and Deen's Draw the Circle

    The two new solo plays will run in repertory.

    TheaterMania.com / 13 h. 29 min. ago
  • Opening Night: Playwright Lucy Kirkwood Set to Make Broadway Debut With The ChildrenOpening Night: Playwright Lucy Kirkwood Set to Make Broadway Debut With The Children

    Francesca Annis, Ron Cook, and Deborah Findlay star in the Royal Court production at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre as it opens tonight.

    TheaterMania.com / 13 h. 29 min. ago
  • Theater News: Temptations Musical Ain't Too Proud Announces Pre-Broadway RunTheater News: Temptations Musical Ain't Too Proud Announces Pre-Broadway Run

    Written by Dominique Morisseau and featuring hit Motown songs, the production will be seen at the Kennedy Center.

    TheaterMania.com / 14 h. 29 min. ago
  • Odds & Ends: Bernadette Peters Gets Jazzed About Starring in Hello, Dolly! & More
Odds & Ends: Bernadette Peters Gets Jazzed About Starring in Hello, Dolly! & More

    Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today and this weekend. Bernadette Peters Gets Jazzed About Starring in Hello, Dolly! This leading lady is headed back where she belongs! We had no doubts when we got the news that two-time Tony winner Bernadette Peters would be taking over the title role from Bette Midler in Hello, Dolly! The beloved stage veteran is without any doubt a bonafide Broadway star. Peters sat down with Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest today to give a sneak peek into the rehearsal process for Hello, Dolly! and get audiences excited about her big return. Watch Peters below and make plans to see this glorious revival come January. Alice Ripley & Emily Skinner to Lead Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens Concert Side Show icons Alice Ripley and Emily Skinner will join a talented group of stars for a one-night pair of concerts featuring Janet Hood and Side Show co-creator Bill Russell's song cycle Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens at Feinstein's/54 Below on January 18, 2018 at 7:00pm and 9:30pm. The show, first developed in the 1980s, was inspired by the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt. Joining Ripley and Skinner for the concerts will be Nick Cearley ...

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  • Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Joe Iconis and Jennifer Tepper
Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Joe Iconis and Jennifer Tepper

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    Broadway.com / 22 h. 48 min. ago
  • Broadway Box Office: 'Farinelli and the King' Makes Royal Debut - VarietyBroadway Box Office: 'Farinelli and the King' Makes Royal Debut - Variety

    VarietyBroadway Box Office: 'Farinelli and the King' Makes Royal DebutVarietyThe Broadway box office got a nice jolt last week, with Bette Midler's final weeks driving up prices at “Hello, Dolly!,” Bruce Springsteen returning after a week off and Mark Rylance's latest New York stage outing, “Farinelli and the King,” looking ...Broadway BO: Mark Rylance & SpongeBob SquarePants Join The Starry Field & The Boss Is BackDeadlineMark Rylance extends his rule over Broadway in Farinelli and the KingTime Outall 4 news articles »

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  • Corey Cott & Ana Villafane to Lead Starry West Side Story Concert at the Kennedy Center
Corey Cott & Ana Villafane to Lead Starry West Side Story Concert at the Kennedy Center

    A talented cast will take part in a three-performance concert featuring Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim's iconic score of West Side Story at D.C.'s Kennedy Center in 2018. The event from the National Symphony Orchestra will be held at the Kennedy Center's Concert Hall on February 14, 16 and 17. Recent Bandstand star Corey Cott will play Tony, with On Your Feet! alum Ana Villafañe as Anita, Solea Pfeiffer as Maria, Ephraim Sykes as Riff and Fun Home vet Joel Perez as Bernardo. Washington National Opera Artistic Director and Broadway alum Francesca Zambello will direct. “What was originally a period piece about New York gangs in the 1950s has become one of the most relevant and provocative pieces of music theater ever as it continues to resonate about life in contemporary society,” said Zambello. “Revisiting West Side Story today with the NSO gives performers and audiences alike a chance to not only explore a work quintessential to American music theater history, but to see its many layers make a profound statement about America.” The presentation from the National Symphony Orchestra will be lightly staged, with theatrical lighting and costumes. S. Katy Tucker and Mark McCullough are the visual ...

    Broadway.com / 23 h. 37 min. ago more
  • Review: Cruel Intentions: The MusicalReview: Cruel Intentions: The Musical

    The cult film about rich sociopaths is now an off-Broadway musical.

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