Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16

Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from Sunday, February 16, 2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on BroadwayWorld.com!

1) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 PUSHING DAISIES: THE MUSICAL?! Creator Bryan Fuller Says It's In The Works!
by Pat Cerasaro - February 16, 2014

A stage musical adaptation of the short-lived but beloved cult TV series PUSHING DAISIES is being prepped for production according to a new interview with the show's creator, Bryan Fuller. (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 First Look At Sutton Foster On New TV Series YOUNGER
by Pat Cerasaro - February 16, 2014

A preliminary sneak peek at two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar Sutton Foster on her new TV Land series YOUNGER is now available to view. (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 VIDEO: GLEE Promo - Rachel Slaps Santana in 'Frenemies'
by TV News Desk - February 16, 2014

Glee will return with all new episodes beginning this month! 'Frenemies' airs in GLEE's new day and time, on Tuesday, February 25 at 8 PM. Check out a promo for the episode below! (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 Elaine Paige Says Fall 2014 PAGE BY PAGE BY PAIGE Tour Will Be Her Last
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2014

Elaine Paige told Express that her upcoming tour will be her 'farewell' tour, beginning October 9. The stage star, 65, said she is 'tired' of the 'gruelling lifestyle' of being on tour and wants to 'reinvent' herself. (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Keala Settle, Alice Ripley & More in Henry Krieger's AMERICAN SONGBOOK Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 16, 2014

Now in its 16th season, Lincoln Center's acclaimed series American Songbook continues to expand its scope celebrating the best in American singing and songwriting. Featured this week was contemporary theater composer Henry Krieger is best known for the landmark multi-award-winning musical Dreamgirls. The celebrated musician focuses on both his iconic and lesser-known works, including new songs written for the revival of his Tony-nominated cult-classic musical Side Show. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the concert below! (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Feb 15, Part 2 - ROCKY Gets Tough Backstage and More!
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2014

BroadwayWorld collected as many of yesterday's evening Saturday Intermission Pics as we could to bring you Part 2 of our February 15th SIP round-up. Yesterday's SIPs come from the casts of Broadway's ROCKY, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, and regional productions of BARE, SWEENEY TODD, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, GODSPELL and more! (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 KING KONG Closes in Australia Today; Aims to Take on Broadway, the World
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2014

After 5 years of development, 6 months of rehearsal, 4 season extensions and 293 curtain calls, KING KONG has its final performance today, 16 February 2014. The mega-musical is reportedly aiming to open on Broadway in December 2014, and producers have also been in discussions to bring KONG to Germany, Korea, Japan and Las Vegas after New York. (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 In Honor of 'BRIDGES' on Broadway, BWW Highlights Jason Robert Brown's Best
by BWW Special Coverage - February 16, 2014

In honor of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY's opening on Broadway this week, BroadwayWorld decided to highlight Tony- and Drama Desk Award-winning composer and lyricist Jason Robert Brown's body of work. Scroll down to learn more about Brown's musicals, watch songs and highlights, and be sure to let us know your favorite Jason Robert Brown show or song! (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 NATIONAL THEATRE: 50 YEARS ON STAGE Now Available To View In Full
by Pat Cerasaro - February 16, 2014

The spectacularly starry live celebration marking the 50th anniversary of acclaimed UK theatrical venue the National Theatre titled 50 YEARS ON STAGE is now available to view in full. (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 FROZEN Wins BAFTA For Best Animated Feature
by Pat Cerasaro - February 16, 2014

Disney's super-successful animated movie musical FROZEN just earned yet another accolade in nabbing the Best Animated Feature prize at the 2014 BAFTAs. (more...)


11) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 STAGE TUBE: On This Day 2/16- John Tartaglia
by Stage Tube - February 16, 2014

Happy Birthday, John Tartaglia! Tartaglia created and puppeteered the roles of Princeton (the recent college grad) and Rod (the closeted Republican investment banker) in the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Avenue Q, which opened July 31, 2003. For the roles, he was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical in 2004. He joined the cast of Beauty and the Beast as Lumiere on November 21, 2006 and played the roles of Pinocchio and the Magic Mirror in Shrek the Musical. He most recently produced Imaginocean, which is currently on a national tour! (more...)


12) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 Anthony Warlow and Faith Prince to Premiere DIRECT FROM BROADWAY at Adelaide Cabaret Festival; Then Tour
by BWW Special Coverage - February 16, 2014

Anthony Warlow, Australia's leading star of musical theatre and one of the world's most renowned stage performers, returns home this June with Tony-Award winner Faith Prince for an exclusive concert event titled Direct From Broadway. The Australian tour will premiere at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival on June 10, before going on to Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. (more...)


13) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 New Images Of Jessica Chastain & Colin Farrell In Liv Ullmann's MISS JULIE
by Pat Cerasaro - February 16, 2014

An extended look at acclaimed actress and director Liv Ullmann's upcoming stage-to-screen adaptation of August Stringberg's MISS JULIE is now available, showcasing film stars Jessica Chastain and Colin Farrell in costume and in action. (more...)


14) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 Twitter Watch: James Franco-'OF MICE AND MEN Table Read - It Begins!'
by BWW Staff - February 16, 2014

On Twitter Watch, James Franco wrote ' Of mice and men - table read - it begins!!!!!! http://instagram.com/p/kcu0wuS9T6/ ' (more...)


15) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 New Musical BEACHES Extends Through March 30 at D.C.'s Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2014

Due to popular demand Virginia's Signature Theatre announces that the world premiere musical Beaches is now extended through March 30, 2014. Adapted from the beloved 1985 novel by Iris Rainer Dart, Beaches is directed by Signature Theatre's Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Follies, Million Dollar Quartet). This heartfelt chronicle of a decades-long friendship between two unforgettable women stars Mara Davi (Broadway's A Chorus Line and The Drowsy Chaperone) as Bertie and Alysha Umphress (Broadway's American Idiot and On a Clear Day You Can See Forever) as Cee Cee Bloom. (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 BWW's On This Day - February 16, 2014
by - February 16, 2014

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 16 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)


17) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 Molly Pope, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Carole J. Bufford and More Join THE MEETING in Honoring Bernadette Peters Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2014

The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre, the acclaimed comedy/variety show, will continue its three-month engagement at JOE'S PUB at The Public Theater tonight, February 16 at 9:30 PM with a celebration of stage and screen star Bernadette Peters. (more...)


18) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Talks ROCKY with Sylvester Stallone!
by Randy Rainbow - February 16, 2014

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy chats with Sylvester Stallone, Elaine Strich & more about this week's biggest Broadway news! (more...)


19) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 GHOST to Make Asia Pacific Premiere in Manila April 2014
by Oliver Oliveros - February 16, 2014

Atlantis Productions ('Addams Family,' 'Piaf'), whom Filipino theatergoers should thank for bringing the latest and hottest professionally licensed Broadway and London's West End shows to the Philippines for the past 15 years, will stage the Asia Pacific premiere of the Broadway and London's West End new musical GHOST on Friday, April 25, at Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, Makati City, where the show will run for three weekends until Sunday, May 11. (more...)


20) Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Feb. 16 PHOTO FLASH: First Look at Kentwood Players' FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Opening 3/14
by Shari Barrett - February 16, 2014

Kentwood Players proudly presents the Tony Award winning musical "Fiddler on the Roof" with book by Joseph Stein, lyrics by Jerry Bock, and music by Sheldon Harnick from March 14 to April 19 with 20 performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm, and Thursdays on April 3, 10, and 17 at 8pm at the Westchester Playhouse, located at 8301 Hindry Avenue, Westchester, CA 90045. (more...)




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