The Votes Are In! Actors' Equity Association Votes to Endorse Hillary Clinton The Votes Are In! Actors' Equity Association Votes to Endorse Hillary Clinton
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

In an historic decision, the National Council of Actors' Equity Association (Equity), the labor union representing professional stage actors and stage managers, voted during its August meeting to endo... (more...)
Love Cast Albums? Join the BroadwayWorld Team as a CD Critic! Love Cast Albums? Join the BroadwayWorld Team as a CD Critic!
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

Is your cast album collection your most prized possession? If so, we need you! BroadwayWorld is expanding our team of CD critics, who cover cast albums, solo releases, concert recordings, DVDs and ... (more...)
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, Directed by Michael Arden, Sailing to Broadway ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, Directed by Michael Arden, Sailing to Broadway
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

Producer Ken Davenport announced today he is bringing a new production of the Olivier Award-winning, Tony-Nominated musical, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, to Broadway.... (more...)
VIDEO: Christopher Jackson On HAMILTON's Appeal To Both The Right and Left VIDEO: Christopher Jackson On HAMILTON's Appeal To Both The Right and Left
by Michael Dale on August 30, 2016

President Barack Obama once quipped that HAMILTON is the only thing he and Dick Cheney can agree on.... (more...)
Hottest Articles on BWW 8/23/2016 - 8/30/2016
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Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 8/23/2016 - 8/30/2016. ... (more...)
BWW Interview: Chay Yew Directs the Moving WHERE DID WE SIT ON THE BUS? BWW Interview: Chay Yew Directs the Moving WHERE DID WE SIT ON THE BUS?
by Naomi Serviss on August 30, 2016

A one-man show written and performed by Brian Quijada delves into identity and the immigrant story, incorporating spoken word, rap, hip- hop, and live looping.... (more...)
Further Dates Announced for Elaine Paige's UK Tour, STRIPPED BACK Further Dates Announced for Elaine Paige's UK Tour, STRIPPED BACK
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

One of the real greats of British musical theatre, Elaine Paige, has extended her upcoming tour of the UK, according to her official website. Paige has performed in some of the West End and Broadway's... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Leslie Odom Jr. & Phil Collins Perform at 2016 U.S. Open VIDEO: Watch Leslie Odom Jr. & Phil Collins Perform at 2016 U.S. Open
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

HAMILTON star and Tony Award winner Leslie Odom, Jr. returned to his native Queens, NY to perform a special duet with cultural legend Phil Collins during last night's Opening Night Ceremony for the 20... (more...)
Journey to the Past with New Artwork for ANASTASIA on Broadway! Journey to the Past with New Artwork for ANASTASIA on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

Producers Stage Entertainment USA, Bill Taylor (Sister Act, Rocky) and Tom Kirdahy (It's Only A Play, The Visit) today unveil the artwork for the new musical, ANASTASIA, which will begin previews on M... (more...)
VIDEO: James Corden Challenges Josh Groban to 'First Line, Every Line' Singing Contest VIDEO: James Corden Challenges Josh Groban to 'First Line, Every Line' Singing Contest
by TV News Desk on August 30, 2016

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, James Corden challenged guest Josh Groban to a new singing contest, and even Heidi Klum gets involved!... (more...)
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN on Broadway, Starring Derek Hough, Delayed Indefinitely SINGIN' IN THE RAIN on Broadway, Starring Derek Hough, Delayed Indefinitely
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

Earlier this year it was announced that Emmy winner Derek Hough would soon be dancing through the rain-soaked streets of Broadway in an upcoming production of SINGIN' IN THE RAIN. Now the show has bee... (more...)
One Last Time! Live #Ham4Ham Shows to End; Online Lottery Continues One Last Time! Live #Ham4Ham Shows to End; Online Lottery Continues
by Caryn Robbins on August 30, 2016

It was announced today that the ever-popular live #Ham4Ham shows for the Tony Award winning musical HAMILTON will end following tomorrow's show.... (more...)
Breaking News: Justin Guarini, Margo Seibert, James Snyder, Telly Leung & More Will Lead IN TRANSIT on Broadway! Breaking News: Justin Guarini, Margo Seibert, James Snyder, Telly Leung & More Will Lead IN TRANSIT on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

Producer Janet B. Rosen announced today that Broadway's first a cappella musical In Transit will star David Abeles (Once), 2016 'America's Got Talent' contestant Moya Angela (Ghost The Musical), 2012 ... (more...)
Ryan Lochte, Marilu Henner & More Set for New Season of DANCING WITH THE STARS; Full List! Ryan Lochte, Marilu Henner & More Set for New Season of DANCING WITH THE STARS; Full List!
by TV News Desk on August 30, 2016

The 23rd season of ABC's DANCING WITH THE STARS will premiere Monday, September 12th (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT). The competition will once again feature an all-new exciting cast of celebrities who will bra... (more...)
HAMILTON's Renee Elise Goldsberry to Guest on Disney's 'The Lion Guard'; Check Out Photos! HAMILTON's Renee Elise Goldsberry to Guest on Disney's 'The Lion Guard'; Check Out Photos!
by TV News Desk on August 30, 2016

BWW has learned that Tony Award winner Renée Elise Goldsberry will voice a guest role for season two of Disney Junior's hit animated series THE LION GUARD... (more...)
BWW Interview - Broadway Alum Brian Justin Crum Talks AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Experience BWW Interview - Broadway Alum Brian Justin Crum Talks AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Experience
by Caryn Robbins on August 30, 2016

Broadway alum Brian Justin Crum speaks exclusively with BWW about his experience on the talent competition and shares his hope that his performances spread 'a message of love' to the global TV audienc... (more...)
Broadway AM Report, 8/30/2016 - MY FAIR LADY in Sydney and More! Broadway AM Report, 8/30/2016 - MY FAIR LADY in Sydney and More!
by Jessica Khan on August 30, 2016

Today's big news: Off-Broadway's Signature Theatre hosts an open house for students, CHICAGO presents a free concert at SummerStage, and MY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews, starts tonight in Sydn... (more...)
MY FAIR LADY, Directed by Julie Andrews, Begins Tonight in Sydney MY FAIR LADY, Directed by Julie Andrews, Begins Tonight in Sydney
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2016

Australia's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews, stars British performer Alex Jennings, as Professor Higgins and the young Australian star, Anna O'Byrne, as Eliza Doolittle. The production begins ... (more...)
DVR Alert: Angela Lansbury Documentary Airs Tonight on BBC DVR Alert: Angela Lansbury Documentary Airs Tonight on BBC
by TV News Desk on August 30, 2016

The documentary 'The Legendary Angela Lansbury' will air tonight August 30th from 10.00pm-11.00pm on BBC RADIO 2.... (more...)
Brady Center Announces Ticket Raffle for Benefit Concert of THE LAST FIVE YEARS Brady Center Announces Ticket Raffle for Benefit Concert of THE LAST FIVE YEARS
by BWW News Desk on August 29, 2016

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence has just announced a ticket raffle for the upcoming benefit concert of Jason Robert Brown's THE LAST FIVE YEARS starring Tony Award-winner, Cynthia Erivo, and ... (more...)
AUDIO: Gene Wilder's Nephew, Jordan Walker-Pearlman, Shares Touching Remembrances AUDIO: Gene Wilder's Nephew, Jordan Walker-Pearlman, Shares Touching Remembrances
by Michael Dale on August 29, 2016

Gene Wilder, who originated the role of Billy Bibbit in the original 1963 Broadway production of ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST and went on to star film classics like THE PRODUCERS, BLAZING SADDLES, ... (more...)
PHOTO FLASH: Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT Composer/Lyricist Shaina Taub Remembers 'Heroines Who Made Noise and Lit The Way' PHOTO FLASH: Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT Composer/Lyricist Shaina Taub Remembers 'Heroines Who Made Noise and Lit The Way'
by Michael Dale on August 29, 2016

It's a big week ahead for composer/lyricist Shaina Taub, whose score for the Public Theater's Public Works production of a new musical adaptation of Shakespeare's TWELFTH NIGHT premieres this weekend.... (more...)
Owner of Ellen's Stardust Diner Responds to Unfair Treatment Allegations Owner of Ellen's Stardust Diner Responds to Unfair Treatment Allegations
by BWW News Desk on August 29, 2016

Ken Sturm, owner of Ellen's Stardust Diner, has released a statement in response to this week's allegations of unfair treatment of workers.... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Gets Candid in New Interview with EXTRA STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Gets Candid in New Interview with EXTRA
by Stage Tube on August 29, 2016

Legendary singer, actress, and director Barbra Streisand sat down with "Extra's' Mario Lopez, getting candid about her marriage and her politics. She also revealed which celebrity impressed her the mo... (more...)
Does New Yorker Cartoonist Matthew Diffee Have It In For OH, HELLO's Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland? Does New Yorker Cartoonist Matthew Diffee Have It In For OH, HELLO's Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland?
by Michael Dale on August 29, 2016

The single-panel satirist struck again this week with another skewering of the Broadway-bound codgers.... (more...)
   

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