Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16

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

1) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Disney to Bring Kermit, Miss Piggy & THE MUPPETS to Broadway?
by Caryn Robbins - July 16, 2014

Disney may be bringing the beloved characters from 1984's THE MUPPETS TAKE MANHATTAN to the Great White Way. (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 We Believe in Andrew Rannells! 10 Reasons to Love Broadway's Next Hedwig!
by BWW Special Coverage - July 16, 2014

In just over a month, Broadway favorite Andrew Rannells will return to the stage as the title character in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, replacing Neil Patrick Harris (who departs the production on August 17). With just weeks until he struts across the Belasco stage, we can't help but freak out about his impending return. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you just a few reasons to get just as excited! (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Darren Criss Addresses 1-Year Anniversary Of Cory Monteith's Death
by Pat Cerasaro - July 16, 2014

Broadway leading man and Glee star Darren Criss has taken to Twitter to share a remembrance of his deceased former co-star from the hit FOX musical dramedy series, Cory Monteith, who passed a way a year ago this week. (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 STAGE TUBE: First Look at Clips of GYPSY - Leslie Uggams, Michael James Leslie & More!
by Stage Tube - July 16, 2014

Tony Award winner Leslie Uggams is Rose, in GYPSY: A MUSICAL FABLE at Connecticut Repertory Theatre onstage July 10-20 at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre. Tickets and information at 860-486-2113. Check out a first look at highlights below! (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Hunter Foster, Katie Thompson & More in Encores! PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES
by BroadwayWorld TV - July 16, 2014

Pump Boys and Dinettes, the final production of the 2014 Encores! Off-Center series, stars Jordan Dean, Hunter Foster, Mamie Parris, Randy Redd, Katie Thompson and Lorenzo Wolff. Pump Boys, running today, July 16, through the 19th, is directed by Lear deBessonet and choreographed by Danny Mefford. Jeanine Tesori is the Encores! Off-Center artistic director; Chris Fenwick is the music director. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below! (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Alice Ripley Performs WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Solo
by Pat Cerasaro - July 16, 2014

Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar Alice Ripley has recently been utilizing her Soundcloud account to share a series of intriguing and entertaining musical selections and a new song is now available to hear, titled 'Miss America'. (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 ITV Planning Live UK TV Broadcast Of THE SOUND OF MUSIC For Spring 2015?
by Pat Cerasaro - July 16, 2014

UK fans of beloved family-friendly Golden Age musical THE SOUND OF MUSIC may see a British edition of the recent NBC mega-hit live telecast of the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic next year according to a new report. (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Masterworks Broadway to Release Albums from Roslyn Kind, ON THE TOWN Original London Cast Recording
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2014

Masterworks Broadway releases two classic albums from the archives previously unavailable on CD - Roslyn Kind - Give Me You/This is Roslyn Kind (July 22) and On the Town - Original London Cast Recording (August 19). (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Remastered CHESS Concept Recording With Bonus Material & DVD Set For November Release
by Pat Cerasaro - July 16, 2014

A newly remastered edition of the 1984 international hit concept recording of CHESS by Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Tim Rice is set for release in November according to a new interview with Andersson. (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 DONNY OSMOND to Celebrate 50 Years in Show Business with Release of 'Soundtrack of My Life'
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2014

Donny Osmond is about to make music history by celebrating 50 years in show business. To mark this achievement, Verve is delighted to announce the release of Donny's 60 th album on January 13, 2015. (more...)


11) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Photo Flash: First Look at the New York-Bound INTO THE WOODS at The Old Globe!
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2014

The Old Globe presents Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Tony Award-winning musical INTO THE WOODS, which made its World Premiere atThe Old Globe in 1986. The production is an inventive reimagining by Fiasco Theater, directed by Noah Brody andBen Steinfeld, in a production that originated at McCarter Theatre Center. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)


12) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Idina Menzel Shares Behind-the-Scenes Photos of MLB ALL STARS GAME!
by TV News Desk - July 16, 2014

During the iconic sports events, Menzel shared behind-the-scenes photos with her Twitter followers (more...)


13) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 VIDEO: Josh Gad Talks Daughter's FROZEN Obsession, Juilliard Audition & More on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - July 16, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Jimmy and guest Josh Gad chat about his daughter's obsession with Frozen and his film, Wish I Was Here. (more...)


14) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 SPIDER-MAN's The Spidey Boys Cover Sia's Hit 'Chandelier'
by Pat Cerasaro - July 16, 2014

A talented trio of stars from SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK have convened to create a unique cover version of current radio hit 'Chandelier' by recording artist Sia. (more...)


15) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 VIDEO: Disney World's Voices of Liberty Add FROZEN's 'Let It Go' to Repertoire
by Movies News Desk - July 16, 2014

Disney World has released a video featuring Epcot's longtime acapella group, Voices of Liberty singing the mega-popular 'Let It Go,' from Disney's 'Frozen.' (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 STAGE TUBE: The Muppets Take Broadway? Watch Performances with Minnelli, Vereen, Merman & More!
by Stage Tube - July 16, 2014

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Disney might bring the beloved characters from 1984's THE MUPPETS TAKE MANHATTAN to the Great White Way. The New York Post's Michael Riedel reports that the Walt Disney Company, which has had the rights to the Muppets since 2004, is 'exploring the possibility' of a Muppet musical coming to one of Jujamcyn's five theaters. Over the years, the Muppets welcomed plenty of Broadway guests and featured many Broadway tunes. In honor of today's news, BroadwayWorld brings you a roundup of some of our favorites! (more...)


17) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Tim Minchin Working on GROUNDHOG DAY Musical
by Jillian Gaier - July 16, 2014

Today, MATILDA composer and lyricist Tim Minchin hosted a question and answer session on The Guardian website. Minchin discussed his appreciation of Roald Dahl, writing music, and his newest project: a stage adaptation of the Howard Ramis film 'Groundhog Day.' (more...)


18) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 Photo Flash: First Look at Hunter Foster, Katie Thompson, Mamie Parris & More in Encores! PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES!
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2014

Pump Boys and Dinettes, the final production of the 2014 Encores! Off-Center series, stars Jordan Dean, Hunter Foster, Mamie Parris, Randy Redd, Katie Thompson and Lorenzo Wolff. Pump Boys, and begins performances tonight, July 16. Continuing through July 19, the production is directed by Lear deBessonet and choreographed by Danny Mefford. Jeanine Tesori is theEncores! Off-Center artistic director; Chris Fenwick is the music director. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the cast in action! (more...)


19) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 BREAKING DOWN THE RIFFS' Natalie Weiss Will 'Break Down the Moves' as BWW TV's Guest SYTYCD Recapper Tonight
by Matt Tamanini - July 16, 2014

Natalie Weiss is known for 'Breaking Down the Riffs,' but tonight, she will be 'Breaking Down the Moves,' as she becomes BWW TV's first Celebrity Guest-Recapper. Since I will be at a movie premiere and unable to recap SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, Natalie has graciously agreed to step in. (more...)


20) Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Jul. 16 STEPHEN SONDHEIM: 25 SELECTED FAVORITES Sheet Music Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 8/25
by Pat Cerasaro - July 16, 2014

A new collection of sheet music specially selected for inclusion in a new volume titled STEPHEN SONDHEIM - 25 SELECTED FAVORITES: SONGS FROM 13 SHOWS AND FILMS is now available for pre-order. (more...)


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