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WAKE UP with BWW 6/30/14 - Jimmy Awards, New 'Roxie', Shakespeare in America, Sing for Pride and More!

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: CHICAGO gets a new Roxie, the Jimmys are tonight, go UP CLOSE with SUBMISSIONS ONLY, and talk Shakespeare will celebs at the Delacorte!

TODAY'S TOP ITEMS:

NEWS YOU MISSED THIS WEEKEND:

Broadway Weather Forecast: Partly cloudy with a high of 82. Most theaters are dark this evening, but you can still go for a stroll in the district!

Quote of the Day: Shakespeare on being apart from the public's influence...

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
-- William Shakespeare, As You Like It (via BrainyQuote)

What we're looking forward to adding to our playlist: Ariana Grande's new album MY EVERYTHING. She just revealed the cover art, and the solo album hits shelves at the end of August!

WAKE UP with BWW 6/30/14 - Jimmy Awards, New 'Roxie', Shakespeare in America, Sing for Pride and More!

And finally, a Happy Birthday shout-out to David Alan Grier, who turns 58 today!

Three-time Tony nominee Grier last appeared on Broadway in 2012's The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess. He has also starred in Race, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Dreamgirls and The First. His off-Broadway credits include One Touch of Venus, The Merry Wives of Windsor, King Richard III and A Soldier's Play.

WAKE UP with BWW 6/30/14 - Jimmy Awards, New 'Roxie', Shakespeare in America, Sing for Pride and More!
Photo by Walter McBride

See you bright and early tomorrow, BroadwayWorld!

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