Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10

Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from Thursday, April 10, 2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on BroadwayWorld.com!

1) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 Review Roundup: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Opens - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - April 10, 2014

Producers Letty Aronson and Julian Schlossberg present the world premiere production of the brand new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film. Directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award-winner Susan Stroman, BULLETS OVER BROADWAY officially opens tonight, April 10, 2014 at The St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street). Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 BWW TV: They're Runnin' Wild! Catch a Sneak Peek of BULLETS OVER BROADWAY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 10, 2014

Producers Letty Aronson and Julian Schlossberg present the world premiere production of the brand new musical comedy Bullets Over Broadway, written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film. Directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award-winner Susan Stroman, Bullets Over Broadway began preview performances on Tuesday, March 11 and will officially open tomorrow, Thursday, April 10, 2014 at The St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 Andy Hardy Grows Up- Mickey Rooney in SUGAR BABIES
by BWW Staff - April 10, 2014

Sugar Babies wasn't supposed to be a hit. The 1979 Broadway insiders 'knew' no one wanted to see two has-been movie stars doing hokey jokes from a long-dead low-brow genre. Yet, it was, a big, fat, lines-around-the-box-office smash. And why? Two words: Mickey Rooney. (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 Michael Mayer-Helmed Musical BROOKLYNITE & Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' GLORIA; OR AMBITION Set for Vineyard Theatre's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2014

Vineyard Theatre will produce the world-premiere of the musical BROOKLYNITE directed by the Tony Award-winning director Michael Mayer as well as a new play by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (APPROPRIATE) as part of the non-profit theatre company's 2014-15 season, it was confirmed this afternoon by Douglas Aibel, The Vineyard's Artistic Director, and Sarah Stern, Co-Artistic Director. (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Paper Mill Playhouse's SOUTH PACIFIC with Erin Mackey, Mike McGowan & More!
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse continues its 75th Anniversary Season with the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific. With music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, and book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan, South Pacific is directed by Rob Ruggiero and choreographed by Ralph Perkins. Check out highlights from the production, featuring Erin Mackey, below! (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 FIRST LOOK - New Photo of John Lloyd Young in JERSEY BOYS Film
by Movies News Desk - April 10, 2014

PEOPLE has shared an exclusive photo from the highly anticipated big screen adaptation of the musical JERSEY BOYS (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 BWW TV: Daniel Radcliffe is Back on Broadway- Chatting with the Star of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 10, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award-winnerMichael Grandage, will open on Broadway during the afternoon of Sunday, April 20 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). Previews will begin Saturday, April 12. In the full interview below, Radcliffe shares why he loves the play, reveals why he is excited to be back on Broadway, chats about what kinds of roles he looks for, and more! (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 Public Theater's HERE LIES LOVE Announces Rush Policy
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2014

The Public Theater's production of David Byrne, Fatboy Slim and Alex Timbers' smash hit musical, Here Lies Love, has announced a rush ticket policy. A limited number of $40 day-of-performance rush tickets will be available at The Public's Taub Box Office (425 Lafayette Street, NYC) starting at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 14 for that evening's performance, and on all subsequent Tuesdays and Wednesdays for evening performances through May 14. Beginning May 19, the $40 rush seats are available at the Taub Box Office, starting at 6:00 p.m. on all Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays for those evening performances. Tickets subject to availability, and the offer is good for two tickets per person, cash only. For more info and tickets to Here Lies Love, please visit http://www.herelieslove.com/. (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 VIDEO: Stephen Colbert to Replace LETTERMAN; Watch Most Recent Guest Appearance!
by TV News Desk - April 10, 2014

Below, check out Colbert's most recent appearance on 'Late Show' in which he talks to Dave about his role in the new 'Hobbit' film and shows off his elf ear! (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 Donny Osmond to Join DWTS Judges Panel; Couples to Dance to Disney's Frozen, Aladdin & More
by TV News Desk - April 10, 2014

Donny Osmond, champion of the ninth season of ABC's DANCING WITH THE STARS, will return to the ballroom to join the judge's panel on Monday night's show. (more...)


11) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 BroadwayWorld.com Launches Cabaret Listings of New York City's Top Cabaret Spots & Shows!
by BWW Special Coverage - April 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com has long been known for our unmatched theatre listings, which provide up- to- date show information for tens of thousands of upcoming productions around the country and world (as well as of course Broadway, Off-Broadway, National Tours and London's West End). (more...)


12) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Highlights from Murderous Musical Mondays with Alexander Sage Oyen and Brett Ryback
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 10, 2014

The cast and creative team of the hit Off-Broadway musical Murder for Two are teaming up with some of New York's brightest up and coming composers and BroadwayWorld.com every Monday night for their spring concert series, Murderous Musical Mondays. Composers Brett Ryback and Alexander Sage Oyen continued the series on April 7, 2014, immediately following the 7pm performance of Murder for Two at New World Stages (Stage 5 - 340 West 50th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the special concert below! (more...)


13) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 STAGE TUBE: LA SOIREE's 'English Gents' Perform on NBC's TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2014

LA SOIREE, the sexy and outrageous downtown hit at New York's Union Square Theatre, visited NBC's TODAY Show. The show's jaw dropping "English Gents," Denis Lock and Hamish McCann, wowed Kathie Lee & Hoda with a live performance. Check it out bleow! (more...)


14) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Mickey Rooney Sweetens SUGAR BABIES & Jokes With Judy
by Pat Cerasaro - April 10, 2014

Today we continue BroadwayWorld's newest column celebrating the classic clips from yesteryear featuring our favorite classic stage and screen stars with a spotlight on a legendary movie musical leading man and Broadway icon byway of the hit later-in-life revue SUGAR BABIES, Mickey Rooney. (more...)


15) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 MOTOWN to Celebrate First Year on Broadway with Free Lottery this Sunday, 4/13
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2014

On Sunday, April 13, Motown the Musical invites fans to celebrate its first anniversary on Broadway with a one-time-only, free ticket lottery for the 3:00PM performance. (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 STAGE TUBE: MURDER FOR TWO Welcomes BULLETS OVER BROADWAY!
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2014

In the video below, the writers of MURDER FOR TWO previews one of the songs they totally wrote from the new Broadway hit, Bullets Over Broadway! (more...)


17) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 Jarrod Spector, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Emily Padgett & More Set for NOBODY LOVES YOU Reading on 4/17-18
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2014

The Araca Group will present a two week developmental reading of NOBODY LOVES YOU, a musical comedy with book & lyrics by Itamar Moses and music & lyrics by Gaby Alter with presentations on April 17 & 18, 2014. (more...)


18) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 STAGE TUBE: On This Day 4/10- NINE
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2014

Today in 2003, the first Broadway revival of Nine opened at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre, where it ran for 283 performances. Nine is a musical with a book by Arthur Kopit, music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. The story is based on Federico Fellini's semi-autobiographical film 8. It focuses on film director Guido Contini, who is dreading his imminent 40th birthday and is facing a midlife crisis, which is blocking his creative impulses and entangling him in a web of romantic difficulties in early-1960s Venice. The original Broadway production opened in 1982 and ran for 729 performances, starring Raul Julia. The musical won five Tony Awards, including best musical, and has enjoyed a number of revivals. (more...)


19) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 BREAKING: Stephen Colbert to Replace David Letterman as Host of LATE SHOW!
by TV News Desk - April 10, 2014

The CBS Television Network today announced that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning 'The Colbert Report,' will succeed David Letterman as the host of 'The Late Show.' (more...)


20) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Apr. 10 Tony Awards Administration Committee to Meet Final Time this Season on April 25
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that the Tony Awards Administration Committee will meet for the final time this season on April 25 to determine the eligibility for the final productions of the 2013-14 season. The Tony Awards Administration Committee has met three previous times throughout the 2013-2014 season to decide the eligibility for the 68th Annual Tony Awards, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. (more...)


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