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Artwork for NBC's THE MAKING OF PETER PAN LIVE!, Airing 11/26Artwork for NBC's THE MAKING OF PETER PAN LIVE!, Airing 11/26
Posted: Nov. 20, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Ring the Bells! Watch Highlights from La Jolla Playhouse's THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAMESTAGE TUBE: Ring the Bells! Watch Highlights from La Jolla Playhouse's THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014


BWW Recap: Two Villains Battle for Power on ONCE UPON A TIME!BWW Recap: Two Villains Battle for Power on ONCE UPON A TIME!
Posted: Nov. 16, 2014


Ruthie Ann Miles, Conrad Ricamora, Ashley Park & More Join Cast of THE KING AND I Broadway Revival; Full Company Announced!Ruthie Ann Miles, Conrad Ricamora, Ashley Park & More Join Cast of THE KING AND I Broadway Revival; Full Company Announced!
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014


Review Roundup: SIDE SHOW Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: SIDE SHOW Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014


Breaking News: ROCK OF AGES Sets Broadway Closing DateBreaking News: ROCK OF AGES Sets Broadway Closing Date
Posted: Nov. 18, 2014


Watch Full Episode Of Sutton Foster On SAY YES TO THE DRESSWatch Full Episode Of Sutton Foster On SAY YES TO THE DRESS
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014


THEATER TALK to Welcome SIDE SHOW's Creative Team this WeekTHEATER TALK to Welcome SIDE SHOW's Creative Team this Week
Posted: Nov. 18, 2014


Photo Coverage: SIDE SHOW Cast Celebrates at Opening Night PartyPhoto Coverage: SIDE SHOW Cast Celebrates at Opening Night Party
Posted: Nov. 18, 2014


AUDIO: PETER PAN LIVE! Gets Three Newly Adapted Songs- Listen to the Originals!AUDIO: PETER PAN LIVE! Gets Three Newly Adapted Songs- Listen to the Originals!
Posted: Nov. 18, 2014


VIDEO: Anna Kendrick Sings & More in Full Trailer for PITCH PERFECT 2!VIDEO: Anna Kendrick Sings & More in Full Trailer for PITCH PERFECT 2!
Posted: Nov. 20, 2014


BWW Reviews:  New and Improved SIDE SHOW Fleshes Out Its Story of Conjoined TwinsBWW Reviews: New and Improved SIDE SHOW Fleshes Out Its Story of Conjoined Twins
Posted: Nov. 18, 2014


Lea Michele & Darren Criss Post New Photos On Set Of GLEE S6 & Find Time For A NapLea Michele & Darren Criss Post New Photos On Set Of GLEE S6 & Find Time For A Nap
Posted: Nov. 16, 2014


WICKED Announces Slew of Broadway Cast Changes Including New Witches Caroline Bowman and Kara Lindsay; Plus Kathy Fitzgerald, Robin DeJesus & Matt ShingledeckerWICKED Announces Slew of Broadway Cast Changes Including New Witches Caroline Bowman and Kara Lindsay; Plus Kathy Fitzgerald, Robin DeJesus & Matt Shingledecker
Posted: Nov. 20, 2014


He's Pulling the Wig Back Down from the Shelf! John Cameron Mitchell to Join HEDWIG on Broadway for 8 Weeks!He's Pulling the Wig Back Down from the Shelf! John Cameron Mitchell to Join HEDWIG on Broadway for 8 Weeks!
Posted: Nov. 20, 2014


BWW TV: Bernadette Peters, Nathan Lane, Hal Prince and More 'RISE!' in Celebration of Elaine StritchBWW TV: Bernadette Peters, Nathan Lane, Hal Prince and More 'RISE!' in Celebration of Elaine Stritch
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014


New Social Media Poster For Alice Ripley In Movie Musical SUGAR!New Social Media Poster For Alice Ripley In Movie Musical SUGAR!
Posted: Nov. 15, 2014


Reimagined Revival of SIDE SHOW Opens Tonight on BroadwayReimagined Revival of SIDE SHOW Opens Tonight on Broadway
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014


VIDEO: THE LITTLE MERMAID Turns 25: Watch Megan Hilty, Darren Criss & More Perform 'Part of Your World'VIDEO: THE LITTLE MERMAID Turns 25: Watch Megan Hilty, Darren Criss & More Perform 'Part of Your World'
Posted: Nov. 17, 2014


Exclusive Photo Coverage: NeNe Leakes Makes a Regal 'Madame' at CINDERELLA Costume Fitting!Exclusive Photo Coverage: NeNe Leakes Makes a Regal 'Madame' at CINDERELLA Costume Fitting!
by Walter McBride

(11/21/2014) - Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA will welcome actress and reality television sensation NeNe Leakes (THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA) to the cast starting November 25, when she steps into the role of Cinderella's wicked stepmother 'Madame'. Leakes met with designer William Ivey Long for her final costume fitting at Euroco Costumes on November 21, 2014 in New York City, and BroadwayWorld brings you exclusive photos below!


STAGE TUBE: David Byrne and Jaygee Macapugay Talk HERE LIES LOVESTAGE TUBE: David Byrne and Jaygee Macapugay Talk HERE LIES LOVE
by Stage Tube (Off-Broadway)

(11/21/2014) - USA Today just posted an interview with Here Lies Love creator David Byrne and the show's star, Jaygee Macapugay. The pair talks about the interactive nature of the musical, Byrne's transition to writing 'popier' songs and more. Watch below!


Tony Winning Actress to Play 'Pivotal Role' on Showtime's HOMELANDTony Winning Actress to Play 'Pivotal Role' on Showtime's HOMELAND
by TV News Desk

(11/21/2014) - Entertainment Weekly just revealed that Tony winner Victoria Clark is set to play a "pivotal role" on Showtime's HOMELAND this season. SPOILERS BELOW! Stop reading now if you want to keep Clark's part a surprise.


The Treehouse Theater Sets 'Sunday Funnies' December LineupThe Treehouse Theater Sets 'Sunday Funnies' December Lineup
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(11/21/2014) - The Treehouse Theater School is a theatrical training center rooted in improvisational techniques, designed to develop well-rounded performers able to consistently perform with skill, intensity, spontaneity, and joy.


27th Annual Festival of Wreaths Comes to Town Hall Theater, 12/627th Annual Festival of Wreaths Comes to Town Hall Theater, 12/6
by BWW News Desk (Vermont)

(11/21/2014) - ?Over 100 beautifully decorated wreaths showcasing the creative talents and generosity of Addison County merchants and artists are on display and up for silent auction at the Town Hall Theater as part of the 27th Annual Festival of Wreaths.


City Theatre to Collect Donations for YWCA Tampa Bay at A CHRISTMAS STORY, 12/5-21City Theatre to Collect Donations for YWCA Tampa Bay at A CHRISTMAS STORY, 12/5-21
by BWW News Desk (St. Petersburg)

(11/21/2014) - St Petersburg City Theatre continues their 90th Mainstage Season, presented by Raymond James, with Philip Grecian's A CHRISTMAS STORY. City Theatre will be collecting canned goods, toiletries, and child-friendly non-perishable foods in the lobby to support YWCA Tampa Bay's Family Village at every performance of A CHRISTMAS STORY.


VIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Talks Casting Meryl Streep for INTO THE WOODSVIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Talks Casting Meryl Streep for INTO THE WOODS
by Movies News Desk

(11/21/2014) - ET recently interviewed INTO THE WOODS composer and Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim and actress Meryl Streep about adapting the iconic fairytale musical for the big screen. Streep talked about seeing the original Broadway production, starring Bernadette Peters as The Witch, while Sondheim spoke to EW about casting Streep in the part. Watch below!


Popshop West Set for 11/25 with Erik Hassle, Conway, Machineheart and MorePopshop West Set for 11/25 with Erik Hassle, Conway, Machineheart and More
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(11/21/2014) - Popshop West with Erik Hassle, Conway and Machineheart is set for next week on November 25 at The Echo. Listen to 'Goodbye & Good Luck,' by the Picard Brothers ft. Erik Hassle, below!


VIDEO: Adam Lambert, Nicole Scherzinger, Katy Perry and More Sing 'Imagine' for UNICEFVIDEO: Adam Lambert, Nicole Scherzinger, Katy Perry and More Sing 'Imagine' for UNICEF
by BWW News Desk

(11/21/2014) - In celebration of the 25th anniversary of United Nations' Convention on the Rights of the Child, UNICEF has joined forces with Yoko Ono and David Guetta to create a starry cover of John Lennon's 'Imagine' as part of the #IMAGINE Project. Watch the video below, featuring stage stars Adam Lambert and Nicole Scherzinger alongside music giants Katy Perry, Will.i.am and more!


Bang on a Can, Kaki King, Julia Holter and More to Celebrate 5 Years of Ecstatic Music Festival This WinterBang on a Can, Kaki King, Julia Holter and More to Celebrate 5 Years of Ecstatic Music Festival This Winter
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(11/21/2014) - Kaufman Music Center's Ecstatic Music Festival (EMF) returns for a fifth season of one-night-only performances bringing together artists from across the sonic spectrum. This winter, nearly 100 composers and performers will premiere collaborative works that give audiences an unparalleled opportunity to experience music that is fresh, unexpected and utterly unique.


Paris Peet to Star in A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Totem Pole Playhouse; Runs 12/11-21Paris Peet to Star in A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Totem Pole Playhouse; Runs 12/11-21
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(11/21/2014) - Totem Pole Playhouse has announced the casting of professional actors from New York and local area community theatre actors for their upcoming holiday presentation of A Christmas Carol at the Capitol Theatre in downtown Chambersburg. The production, which is being produced in association with the Chambersburg Community Theatre, will open December 11th and run through December 21st for ten performances.


Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST to Return to Omaha, 12/19-21Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST to Return to Omaha, 12/19-21
by BWW News Desk (Omaha)

(11/21/2014) - Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is returning to Omaha as part of the Omaha Performing Arts Broadway Series. Produced by NETworks Presentations, this elaborate theatrical production will come to life on stage at the Orpheum Theater for five performances - Friday, December 19, through Sunday, December 21.


VIDEO: Billy Boyd Performs THE HOBBIT's 'Last Goodbye' in New Music VideoVIDEO: Billy Boyd Performs THE HOBBIT's 'Last Goodbye' in New Music Video
by Movies News Desk

(11/21/2014) - The music video of Billy Boyd performing THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES' end title song, 'The Last Goodbye' has just been released, and you can check it out below!


Meredith Monk's ON BEHALF OF NATURE to Perform at BAM as Part of 2014 Next Wave Festival, 12/3-7Meredith Monk's ON BEHALF OF NATURE to Perform at BAM as Part of 2014 Next Wave Festival, 12/3-7
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(11/21/2014) - Meredick Monk's On Behalf of Nature will run Dec 3 - Dec 7, 2014 at BAM's Harvey Theater in Brooklyn as part of the 2014 Next Wave Festival.


Photo Flash: Billboard Honors Light of Day FoundationPhoto Flash: Billboard Honors Light of Day Foundation
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(11/21/2014) - Billboard Magazine honored Bob Benjamin and the Light of Day Foundation with the Humanitarian Award last night at the 2014 Billboard Touring Conference & Awards, honoring the concert industry's top artists, venues and professionals of the year. The 11th annual event was held at the Edison Ballroom in New York City and also featured an appearance by Lionel Richie to accept the Legend of Live Award, and a rousing performance by Kool & the Gang to close out the evening. Scroll down for photos!


'ENEMIES', 'PROJECT AHAB', 'ADA LOVELACE' and More Set for Central Works' 25th Anniversary Season'ENEMIES', 'PROJECT AHAB', 'ADA LOVELACE' and More Set for Central Works' 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(11/21/2014) - Central Works 25th Anniversary Season celebrates the company's ongoing commitment to new works. Since 1991, the company has developed and produced 45 world premieres (many through its eponymous Central Works Method) bringing to the stage new works by local writers such as William Bivins, Christopher Chen, Anne Galjour, Gary Graves, Aaron Loeb, Patricia Milton, Geetha Reddy, Michael Gene Sullivan, and Brian Thorstenson, among others. As noted in Theater Bay Area Magazine, 'Berkeley's Central Works is probably host to more world premieres by local writers than any other company in the Bay Area.' The 2015 Season concludes with the company's 49th world premiere, a new play by Lauren Gunderson. Overall, the season showcases Central Works favorite sources of inspiration: current political events, history and literature.


Photo Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's LES MISERABLESPhoto Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's LES MISERABLES
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(11/21/2014) - Do you hear the people sing? You will when you see the moving and memorable production 'Les Miserables' at The Media Theatre, now on stage through January 11. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast, directed by Jesse Cline, onstage below!


Sterling's Upstairs at The Federal to Host 12/14 Auditions for 9th Annual LA'S NEXT GREAT STAGE STARSterling's Upstairs at The Federal to Host 12/14 Auditions for 9th Annual LA'S NEXT GREAT STAGE STAR
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(11/21/2014) - Sterling's Upstairs at The Federal, the most critically acclaimed, award-winning supper club of its kind in the greater Los Angeles area, has set Sunday, December 14, 2014 as auditions for its 9th consecutive year of LA's Next Great Stage Star, it was announced today by Executive Producer Michael Sterling of Michael Sterling Publicity and Production in Los Angeles, CA.


HOME to Kick Off Re:play Festival 2015 in JanuaryHOME to Kick Off Re:play Festival 2015 in January
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(11/21/2014) - HOME, the organisation formed by the merger of Manchester's Library Theatre Company and Cornerhouse, presents Re:play Festival 2015, from Monday 12 - Saturday 24 January 2015, at Number One First Street. Now in its ninth year, the annual festival gives audiences a second chance to see the best, the most innovative, and the most talked-about productions from Manchester and Salford's thriving fringe scene.


'DISCORD' Extends Again Through Dec 21 at the Geffen Playhouse'DISCORD' Extends Again Through Dec 21 at the Geffen Playhouse
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(11/21/2014) - The Geffen Playhouse production of The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord, is extending for a third time, now through December 21, 2014. The production, in the Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater at the Geffen Playhouse, is written by Scott Carter, executive producer and writer for Bill Maher's Politically Incorrect and Real Time.


Meet the New WICKED Witches - Caroline Bowman and Kara Lindsay!Meet the New WICKED Witches - Caroline Bowman and Kara Lindsay!
by BWW News Desk

(11/21/2014) - WICKED just announced it will welcome new cast members to the Gershwin Theatre beginning Tuesday, December 16. Caroline Bowman will step into the role of 'Elphaba', and Kara Lindsay will assume the role of 'Glinda', directly from playing the role on national tour. Get to know Broadway's newest witches below!


Lee Roy Reams to Emcee TACT's CATCH A RISING STAR Benefit at the Met Room Next MonthLee Roy Reams to Emcee TACT's CATCH A RISING STAR Benefit at the Met Room Next Month
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(11/21/2014) - TACT/The Actors Company Theatre will hold its Winter Benefit on Monday, December 1st at The Metropolitan Room (34 West 22nd Street). The festive evening entitled 'Catch A Rising Star' will be emceed by legendary Broadway song and dance man Lee Roy Reams and will feature musical performances by eight young up-and-coming Broadway talents. The evening will kick off at 6:30 p.m. with a cocktail reception, followed by the show at 7:00 p.m.


Chita Rivera to Headline Rainbow Room Lincoln Center Benefit in JanuaryChita Rivera to Headline Rainbow Room Lincoln Center Benefit in January
by BWW News Desk

(11/21/2014) - Chita Rivera will headline 'A Concert to Benefit Lincoln Center' on Wednesday, January 14 at 7 p.m. at the newly reopened, iconic Rainbow Room, located at 30 Rockefeller Plaza.


Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for Atlantic Theater's DYING FOR ITPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal for Atlantic Theater's DYING FOR IT
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(11/21/2014) - Atlantic Theater Company presents the American premiere of Dying For It, by Moira Buffini, freely adapted from Nikolai Erdman's The Suicide, directed by Neil Pepe and featuring the celebrated ensemble cast of Mia Barron, Ben Beckley, Nathan Dame, Patch Darragh, Clea Lewis, Peter Maloney, Andrew Mayer, Mary Beth Peil, Jeanine Serralles, Joey Slotnick, Robert Stanton and C.J. Wilson. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal!


Yara Arts Group to Bring World Music Theater Piece WINTER LIGHT to La MaMa, 12/27-28Yara Arts Group to Bring World Music Theater Piece WINTER LIGHT to La MaMa, 12/27-28
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(11/21/2014) - In 'Winter Light' Yara Arts Group will perform a World Music Theater piece that includes the Koliadnyky, an ensemble of winter song singers from Kryvorivnia (Ukraine); scenes from the crisis in Ukraine today, and an 18th century Baroque Nativity folk opera staged by Yara artists. La MaMa E.T.C. will present the piece December 27-28 in its Ellen Stewart Theater, 66 East Fourth Street (in Manhattan's East Village).


Billy Joel to Break Lifetime Record at Madison Square Garden with July ShowBilly Joel to Break Lifetime Record at Madison Square Garden with July Show
by BWW News Desk

(11/21/2014) - Madison Square Garden Entertainment announced today that music icon and Garden franchise Billy Joel has added a record breaking 65th show on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. The July show, part of the Time Warner Cable Concert Series, breaks Elton John's record at the venue for the "most number of performances by any artist" and is the 19th show as part of Joel's record-breaking residency at The World's Most Famous Arena.


STAGE TUBE: BLANK! THE MUSICAL Responds to 'Three Grandmas Getting High'STAGE TUBE: BLANK! THE MUSICAL Responds to 'Three Grandmas Getting High'
by Stage Tube (Off-Broadway)

(11/21/2014) - Recently, three grandmas got high and the video went viral. They suggested a title for a musical. BLANK! THE MUSICAL delivered. Watch their response below!


M-34 & Cloud of Fools to Present World Premiere of ALL THAT DIES AND RISES, 12/11-21M-34 & Cloud of Fools to Present World Premiere of ALL THAT DIES AND RISES, 12/11-21
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(11/21/2014) - M-34 and Cloud of Fools present the World Premiere of ALL THAT DIES AND RISES, created and directed by James Rutherford, and choreographed by Laura Butler Rivera. ALL THAT DIES AND RISES runs from December 11 - 21, 2014 in a limited engagement at The IATI Theater, located at 64 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue & the Bowery in New York City.


Official: HELLO/GOODBYE and STEVIE Set for Hampstead Theatre's 2015 SeasonOfficial: HELLO/GOODBYE and STEVIE Set for Hampstead Theatre's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(11/21/2014) - Hampstead Theatre has announced its two main stage plays for New Year 2015. HELLO/GOODBYE by Peter Souter tranfers to the Main Stage from Downstairs, starring Shaun Evans and Miranda Raison, and STEVIE by Hugh Whitemore, will star Zoe Wanamaker. Details below!


BWW Interview: Etai Benshlomo Talks About WICKED, San Diego, and More!BWW Interview: Etai Benshlomo Talks About WICKED, San Diego, and More!
by E.H. Reiter (NationalTours)

(11/21/2014) - Etai Benshlomo talks about San Diego, WICKED, and what it's like performing in this blockbuster musical.




 
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