Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11

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Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from Saturday, January 11, 2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on BroadwayWorld.com!

1) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Ryan Murphy Invites Patti LuPone Back For AMERICAN HORROR STORY Season Four
by Pat Cerasaro - January 11, 2014

GLEE and American Horror Story mastermind Ryan Murphy has confirmed that he hopes for a return from two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway legend Patti LuPone on Season Four of the hit FX horror anthology series American Horror Story following her memorable character arc on this season's AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN according to a new interview. (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Photo Flash: Meet the Full Cast of Roundabout's MACHINAL
by Meet the Cast - January 11, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company's production of Machinal, starring Rebecca Hall, written by Sophie Treadwell and directed by Lyndsey Turner, began previews on December 20, 2013 ahead of an official opening on January 16, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. Machinal is a limited engagement through March 2. Scroll down to learn more about the cast! (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Official Poster For I CAN'T SING: THE X FACTOR MUSICAL Unveiled
by Pat Cerasaro - January 11, 2014

The official poster for the highly anticipated new West End musical based on the international hit reality competition series created by Simon Cowell, THE X FACTOR, titled I CAN'T SING, is now available to view. (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 AmEx Pre-Sale Opens Today for OF MICE AND MEN on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

Of Mice and Men, one of the greatest and most enduring American classics, has not been seen on Broadway in 40 years. Performances begin March 19, 2014 and officially opens April 16, 2014 at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street, NYC). American Express Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning today, January 11, 2014 through January 22, 2014. (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David's 'Big' Project Is a Broadway Play!
by TV News Desk - January 11, 2014

Showbiz411 has the scoop on the secret project Jerry Seinfeld referred to as 'big, huge, gigantic' during his recent 'Ask Me Anything' on Reddit. He and Seinfeld co-creator Larry David are collaborating on a Broadway play. (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Kellie Pickler Wants to Star in a Tammy Wynette Broadway Musical
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

Speaking to Country Weekly just before the New Year, Dancing with the Stars winner and country singer Kellie Pickler revealed that she wants to be on Broadway. (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Colm Wilkinson to Join Ramin Karimloo in Toronto's LES MISERABLES for Charity Performance Today
by Kelly Cameron - January 11, 2014

Toronto's critically acclaimed production of Les Miserables was responsible for bringing Ramin Karimloo back 'home' to perform on Canadian soil, and now for one performance only, he will share the stage with the man who helped inspire his dream to pursue musical theatre - none other than stage legend (and original Jean Valjean) Colm Wilkinson. (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Photo Coverage: First Day of Rehearsal for Sarah Ruhl's STAGE KISS at Playwrights Horizons
by Walter McBride - January 11, 2014

Rehearsals began yesterday, January 10 for Playwrights Horizons' New York premiere production of STAGE KISS, a new play marking the eagerly-anticipated return of two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Sarah Ruhl (Dead Man's Cell Phone at PH; The Clean House, In the Next Room..., Eurydice) to the theater company. Directed by Rebecca Taichman (Milk Like Sugar at PH; Marie Antoinette, Orlando, The Scene, Luck of the Irish), the production will begin previews Friday evening, February 7 at 8PM with an Opening Night set for Sunday, March 2 at 7PM. The limited engagement will play through Sunday evening, March 23 at Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street). BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the cast at the first rehearsal below! (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 BWW TV Exclusive: CUTTING-EDGE COMPOSERS CORNER- Michael Hunsaker Sings Jeremy Schonfeld's 'Cornerstone'
by BroadwayWorld TV - January 11, 2014

This week's featured composer is Jeremy Schonfeld, who you can catch at the Cutting Room on January 27th at 8pm! Here is Michael Hunsaker singing Jeremy's song 'Cornerstone' at our concert at the Canal Room. (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 BWW TV: Sneak Peek - Kathleen Marshall on Lyrics & Lyricists' GOING HOLLYWOOD, Beginning Tonight
by BroadwayWorld TV - January 11, 2014

Follow Lyrics & Lyricists over the rainbow to the West Coast and the glory days of MGM. This weekend, beginning today, January 11 and continuing the 12th and 13th, Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall makes her L&L debut as guest artistic director for GOING HOLLYWOOD, a singing, dancing, Technicolor celebration of the silver screen's greatest musicals, featuring Cameron Adams, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Joshua Henry, Jeremy Jordan, Rob McClure and Rachel York. In the video below, Marshall chats about what to expect from the special concert event! (more...)


11) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Jan 11 - GHOST Tour Celebrates 100th Performance and More!
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup. Today's photos come from the national tour casts of GHOST, MAMMA MIA!, WE WILL ROCK YOU and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, plus Broadway's THE BOOK OF MORMON, MATILDA, and more! (more...)


12) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 STAGE TUBE: On This Day 1/11- PACIFIC OVERTURES
by Stage Tube - January 11, 2014

Today in 1976, Pacific Overtures opened at the Winter Garden Theatre, where it ran for 193 performances. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, a libretto by John Weidman, and additional material by Hugh Wheeler, the musical is set in 1853 Japan and follows the difficult Westernization of Japan, through the lives of two friends caught in the change. The original Broadway production of Pacific Overtures in 1976 was presented in Kabuki style, with men playing women's parts and set changes made in full view of the audience by people dressed in black. A Broadway revival ran at Studio 54 from December 2, 2004 to January 30, 2005, directed by Amon Miyamoto and starring B.D. Wong as the Narrator and several members of the original cast. (more...)


13) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 AN EVENING WITH Sylvester Stallone Set for West End's London Palladium Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

Sylvester Stallone is to make his West End theatre debut when An Evening with Sylvester Stallone, previously announced at Central Hall Westminster tonight, January 11, will now be staged at the world famous London Palladium. (more...)


14) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 French Shorts Series BREF to Debut 1/25 on Pivot; FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Special to Air 3/8
by TV News Desk - January 11, 2014

Pivot goes bilingual in January with the acquisition of 'bref.' the French breakout hit with already over 3 million fans on Facebook. (more...)


15) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Nat Chandler, Jennifer Hope Wills and More Set for THE MERRY WIDOW with Regina Symphony Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

Broadway stars Teri Dale Hansen (Show Boat, The Boys From Syracuse) Nat Chandler (Scarlet Pimpernel, The Phantom of the Opera) Jason Graae (A Grand Night for Singing, Falsettos Mendel) Jennifer Hope Wills (The Phantom of the Opera, Wonderful Town) and Eric van Hoven (Candide, Master Class) will be appearing with The Regina Symphony Orchestra at the Conexus Arts Centre in Saskatchewan, Canada in THE MERRY WIDOW tonight, January 11th at 8:00pm. (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 BWW's On This Day - January 11, 2014
by - January 11, 2014

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 11 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)


17) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Photo Coverage: Opening Night of BECKY'S NEW CAR at the Westchester Playhouse
by Shari Barrett - January 11, 2014

Lots of laughter was in the air on Friday, January 10 at the Westchester Playhouse with the opening of BECKY'S NEW CAR, a modern comedy by Steven Dietz. (more...)


18) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 World Premiere of THE TWILIGHT OF SCHLOMO Opens Tonight at Elephant Space Theatre
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

The critically acclaimed Elephant Theatre Company presents the World Premiere of Timothy McNeil's The Twilight of Schlomo. (more...)


19) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 Former Child Star, Blake McIver Set for LA's Don't Tell Mama on January 16
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

Don't Tell Mama will present former child star, Blake McIver (Ewing) in concert (http://www.donttellmamala.com/shows?task=view_event&event_id=91). Blake has worked extensively a vocalist for artists such as Michael Jackson, David Foster, Natalie Cole, and Barry Manilow to name a few. As a self-proclaimed 'recovering child actor', Blake now returns to singing and songwriting, his original passions. (more...)


20) Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Jan. 11 L.A. Theatre Works Screens National Theatre Live Broadcasts of HAMLET and FRANKENSTEIN Today
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2014

L.A. Theatre Works & The James Bridges Theater present two live broadcasts in HD: 'Hamlet' and 'Frankenstein' at UCLA's James Bridges Theater. (more...)


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