Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20

Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from Friday, September 20, 2013. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on BroadwayWorld.com!

1) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Review Roundup: ROMEO AND JULIET Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - September 20, 2013

The new Broadway production of Shakespeare's timeless love story ROMEO AND JULIET starring international film star Orlando Bloom, making his Broadway debut opposite two-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad, officially opens tonight, Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 First Look At Quvenzhane Wallis In ANNIE Movie Musical Remake
by Pat Cerasaro - September 20, 2013

While the big screen remake of beloved musical favorite ANNIE is not hitting movie screens until Christmas 2014, our very first look at Quvenzhane Wallis as Annie has arrived today, while the film itself may be many 'Tomorrow's away, to quote the classic Charles Strouse/Martin Charnin score's most famous anthem. (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 FLASH FRIDAY: MISS SAIGON Turns 24 & The Revival Heat Is On
by Pat Cerasaro - September 20, 2013

The follow-up to LES MISERABLES by composers Claude-Michel Schonberg and Alain Boublil was eagerly awaited throughout the late 80s, and, on September 20, 1989 the mega-musical finally premiered at the West End's Theatre Royal Drury Lane - and MISS SAIGON, too, was a sensation. Plus, a revival awaits! (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Photo Flash: Neil Patrick Harris Rolls Out the EMMY Red Carpet
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2013

On Wed, Sept. 18, Executive Producer Ken Ehrlich, Host and Producer Neil Patrick Harris and Television Academy Chairman Bruce Rosenblum roll out the red carpet for the "65th Primetime Emmy Awards," (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Photo Coverage: ROMEO & JULIET Opening Night Curtain Call
by Walter McBride - September 20, 2013

The new Broadway production of Shakespeare's timeless love story Romeo and Juliet starring international film star Orlando Bloom, making his Broadway debut opposite two-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad, officially opened last, Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Check out photos below of the show's stars and star-crossed lovers at the curtain call. (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 GLEE Lady Gaga & Katy Perry Feud In Ep 4, Featuring Lovato & Lambert
by Pat Cerasaro - September 20, 2013

FOX's hit musical dramedy series Glee has previously paid elaborate homage to both current reigning queens of pop with famous Lady Gaga 'Born This Way' and Katy Perry 'Teenage Dream' production numbers, among others, but on the first episode back after the Cory Monteith tribute ('The Footballer', Ep 3 of the S5), the gleeks will explore the current chart feud between the music titans by performing hits by both artists in the same episode, with some help from American Idol standout Adam Lambert and THE X FACTOR's Demi Lovato. (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal with the Cast of ONCE National Tour
by Jennifer Broski - September 20, 2013

ONCE, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will soon hit the road for the first North American tour, opening at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI with performances beginning on October 1, 2013. BroadwayWorld was in the rehearsal room with the whole gang as they prepared for the first stop and you can check out photos below! (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Photo Coverage: Inside ROMEO AND JULIET's Opening Night After Party Celebration!
by Walter McBride - September 20, 2013

The new Broadway production of Shakespeare's timeless love story Romeo and Juliet starring international film star Orlando Bloom, making his Broadway debut opposite two-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad, officially opened last, Thursday, September 19, 2013 at theRichard Rodgers Theatre. Check out photos below from the after party celebration! (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for ROMEO AND JULIET's Broadway Opening!
by Walter McBride - September 20, 2013

The new Broadway production of Shakespeare's timeless love story Romeo and Juliet starring international film star Orlando Bloom, making his Broadway debut opposite two-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad, officially opened last, Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Check out photos below from the star-studded theatre arrivals! (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Patti LuPone to Guest on Season 3 of HBO's GIRLS
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2013

Stage legend Patti LuPone will have a guest starring role on the third season of HBO's GIRLS. The news was confirmed to BWW by LuPone's press rep this afternoon. (more...)


11) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Taye Diggs Chat 'Camp BroaderWay' on TODAY
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2013

Broadway vets and real-life husband and wife Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel (Rent) appeared on this morning's TODAY on NBC to talk about their joint project, 'Camp BroaderWay.' Check out the appearance below! (more...)


12) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 BWW TV: Condola Rashad, Orlando Bloom & ROMEO & JULIET Cast Celebrate Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - September 20, 2013

The new Broadway production of Shakespeare's timeless love story Romeo and Juliet starring international film star Orlando Bloom, making his Broadway debut opposite two-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad, officially opened last, Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to celebrate with the cast and you can check out what they had to say below! (more...)


13) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Hugh Jackman to Bring BACK ON BROADWAY to London Stage?
by BWW Features - September 20, 2013

In an interview with the UK's The Daily Mail yesterday, showman Hugh Jackman revealed that he is hoping to bring his hit musical revue BACK ON BROADWAY, to the London stage. (more...)


14) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 New 'Glosoli' Music Video From Sarah Brightman's DREAMCHASER
by Pat Cerasaro - September 20, 2013

An entrancing new music video captured during the ongoing world tour in promotion of internationally celebrated soprano Sarah Brightman's new space-themed album DREAMCHASER has arrived, featuring the far-out sounds and onstage wizardry of 'Glosoli'. (more...)


15) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 BWW Reviews: Arena Stage's Hysterical and Poignant THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN
by Benjamin Tomchik - September 20, 2013

If you disregard the Molotov cocktails which litter the set, then The Velocity of Autumn is a poignant comedy about a situation countless theatergoers can relate to. And yet the explosives that surround the set in Arena Stage's production of Eric Coble's terrific new play are symbolic reminders about just how hard the human spirit will fight to retain freedom, even as the human body confines us to a different fate. (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Sting Chats Plans for 'Evolving' Musical THE LAST SHIP
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2013

In an interview with Billboard.com today, the legendary musican spoke about his plans for the much-anticipated musical THE LAST SHIP. (more...)


17) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Up on the Marquee: Il Divo- A MUSICAL AFFAIR
by Walter McBride - September 20, 2013

Il Divo, the record-breaking classical crossover group who has sold more than 26 million albums worldwide, met with the press today at Sardi's ahead of their limited run of live Broadway performances at The Marquis Theater with special guest, Heather Headley, beginning November 7, 2013. The band is set to release their 6th studio album A Musical Affair, on Syco/Columbia Records on November 5th. Check out photos of the marquee below! (more...)


18) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 EMMY COVERAGE - Neil Patrick Harris : The Host with the Most
by Caryn Robbins - September 20, 2013

Today, BWW takes a look at the evolution of our beloved NPH, from child star, to host extraordinaire, to leading man in the upcoming Broadway musical 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch.' (more...)


19) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Julie Andrews, Audra McDonald, David Hyde Pierce and More Set for PBS GREAT PERFORMANCES 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION, 10/18
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2013

In celebration of this extraordinary legacy on the occasion of the series' 40th anniversary on PBS, a stellar roster of diverse alumni gather to share their personal stories of what Great Performances has meant to them, with reminiscences and performances by Julie Andrews, Audra McDonald, Don Henley, David Hyde Pierce, Josh Groban, Itzhak Perlman, Peter Martins, Patti Austin and Take 6, Met Opera star El?na Garan?a and Michael Buble. The evening, taped at Lincoln Center last November, will be televised on Great Performances, Friday, October 18 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). (more...)


20) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 20 Jeff Buckley Musical, THE LAST GOODBYE, Begins 9/22 at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2013

The Old Globe will open its 2013-14 Season with The Last Goodbye, a new musical that marries Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet and the incendiary songs of the legendary singer-songwriter Jeff Buckley. Conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, the rock musical is directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Alex Timbers (Peter and the Starcatcher, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson). Choreography is by Sonya Tayeh ('So You Think You Can Dance'), and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements are by Kris Kukul. The complete creative team and casting, as well as the remainder of the Globe's new season, will be announced at a later date. The Last Goodbye will run on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center, Sunday, Sept. 22 - Nov. 3, 2013. Preview performances run Sept. 22- Oct. 5. Opening night is Sunday, Oct. 6. Tickets are currently available by subscription only. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park. (more...)


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