Photo Flash: Memorial Day Weekend Saturday Intermission Pics - NEWSIES, JERSEY BOYS, West End's THE 39 STEPS and More!
Do you ever wonder what your favorite Broadway, Off-Broadway, National Tour and regional stars are doing during intermission? Thanks to NEWSIES' Andrew Keenan-Bolger (@KeenanBlogger), dedicated performers and excited fans, now you can see for yourself. Keenan-Bolger started the trend when he was in Mary Poppins three years ago.
Keenan-Bolger Tweeted today, May 26: "Hey theatre tweeps, its time for Saturday Intermission Pics! Snap a pic of you or ur cast at intermish and tag #SIP"
See below for today's Memorial Day weekend Saturday Intermission Pics, in which many of the stars did something special to salute our troops. Today's photos feature the casts of Broadway's NEWSIES, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, THE BOOK OF MORMON, EVITA, GHOST, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, ONCE, MARY POPPINS, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, the national tours of JERSEY BOYS, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN and LES MISÉRABLES, INTO THE WOODS at Westport Country Playhouse, a photo from Canada's Stratford Shakespeare Festival and from THE 39 STEPS on the West End!
THE BOOK OF MORMON's Nic Rouleau and Jared Gertner
@JaredGertner: "We have acquired so many stuffed animals in the last year. @nicrolo54 and I are having a play date for our #SIP... http://pic.twitter.com/OXBZa9W8"
The Cast of NEWSIES
@KeenanBlogger: "Fashion Tank @Newsies #SIP http://via.me/-1fdzeyg"
NEWSIES' "Tiniest Sailors"
@KeenanBlogger: "Our tiniest sailors #FleetWeek #SIP @Newsies http://via.me/-1fee8jy"
Cast of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT
@CameronMAdams: "#SIP pee break! Sometimes there's not enough time to go to the dressing rooms. http://pic.twitter.com/ZR6kEUU0"
Stratford Shakespeare Festival's Kyle Golemba and Company
@ineedkyletime: "Travis and I preparing for the match against @Shawtheatre. #SIP (Costume design by Paul Tazewell.) http://pic.twitter.com/byg3sc7a"
LES MISÉRABLES' Will Gurry with Joseph Spieldenner and Jason Forbach
@WJCurry: "Carrying the CM is now a Les Mis #SIP theme. Sensible intermission with Grantaire @joespiel and Enjolras @jtforbach. http://pic.twitter.com/f496wmJq"