Caryn Robbins

Caryn Robbins Caryn Robbins is a Senior Editor and daily contributor to BroadwayWorld, and manages the TV, Film and Music spin-off sites. Her original musical comedy DEAR PROSPECTIVE STUDENT (follow @DearStudent) has been staged in two NYC theater festivals and was performed as an Equity Staged Reading in New York City in 2015. This June, DEAR PROSPECTIVE STUDENT won 'Best Ensemble Show' in Chicago's Premier Premieres Festival. Follow Caryn on Twitter @CarynRobbins


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Ryan Murphy Reveals Which GLEE Performance He Was 'Mortified' OverRyan Murphy Reveals Which GLEE Performance He Was 'Mortified' Over
Posted: Feb. 17, 2017


Hip Hop Mogul Jay Z to Produce Film Version of IN THE HEIGHTSHip Hop Mogul Jay Z to Produce Film Version of IN THE HEIGHTS
Posted: Feb. 27, 2017


Two Broadway Cast Recordings On Billboard Top 20 for First Time in Over 50 YearsTwo Cast Recordings On Billboard Top 20 for First Time in Over 50 Years
Posted: Feb. 17, 2017


Lindsay Lohan Wants to Be 'Ariel' for Disney's Live-Action  LITTLE MERMAID MusicalLindsay Lohan Wants to Be 'Ariel' for Disney's Live-Action LITTLE MERMAID
Posted: Feb. 20, 2017


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VIDEO: 12-Year-Old Stuns BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT Judges with Performance of 'Defying Gravity'VIDEO: 12-Year-Old Stuns BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT Judges with 'Defying Gravity'
Posted: Apr. 11, 2016


New GREASE Conspiracy Theory Suggests Sandy & Danny Were Actually DeadNew GREASE Conspiracy Theory Suggests Sandy & Danny Were Actually Dead
Posted: Sep. 8, 2016


VIDEO: Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane Revive THE PRODUCERS Roles for 'Trumped: the Musical'VIDEO: Broderick, Lane Revive PRODUCERS Roles for TRUMPED
Posted: Feb. 29, 2016


VIDEO: Broadway Stars Recreate Iconic 'Good Morning' Number in Tribute to Debbie ReynoldsVIDEO: Broadway Stars Recreate 'Good Morning' in Tribute to Debbie Reynolds
Posted: Jan. 13, 2017


Can Oscar Winners Pasek & Paul Become Fastest/Youngest-Winning EGOTs?Can Oscar Winners Pasek & Paul Become Fastest/Youngest-Winning EGOTs?
February 27, 2017

While last night's win only marks one fourth of the necessary requirements to achieve EGOT status, the dynamic duo are currently behind three projects which could make them the fastest and youngest talents in entertainment history to reach the coveted title.

Hip Hop Mogul Jay Z to Produce Film Version of IN THE HEIGHTSHip Hop Mogul Jay Z to Produce Film Version of IN THE HEIGHTS
February 27, 2017

Hip hop mogul Jay Z will be among the producers of the highly anticipated film version of Broadway's IN THE HEIGHTS.

VIDEO: Wrong Best Picture Winner Announced in History-Making Oscar MomentVIDEO: Wrong Best Picture Winner Announced in History-Making Oscar Moment
February 27, 2017

In a history-making Oscar moment, presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway erroneously announced that LA LA LAND was the winner ofBest Picture, the evening's final prize.

Former Teen Idol & Broadway Alum David Cassidy Reveals He's Battling DementiaFormer Teen Idol & Broadway Alum David Cassidy Reveals He's Battling Dementia
February 21, 2017

Following a perplexing concert performance in Agoura Hills, CA over the weekend, former teen idol David Cassidy revealed to PEOPLE that he is battling dementia.

Lindsay Lohan Wants to Be 'Ariel' for Disney's Live-Action  LITTLE MERMAID MusicalLindsay Lohan Wants to Be 'Ariel' for Disney's Live-Action LITTLE MERMAID Musical
February 20, 2017


Two Broadway Cast Recordings On Billboard Top 20 for First Time in Over 50 YearsTwo Broadway Cast Recordings On Billboard Top 20 for First Time in Over 50 Years
February 17, 2017

For the first time in over 51 years, two original Broadway cast recordings appear in the top 20 of the Billboard 200 chart!

Ryan Murphy Reveals Which GLEE Performance He Was 'Mortified' OverRyan Murphy Reveals Which GLEE Performance He Was 'Mortified' Over
February 17, 2017

During the appearance, a caller asked Murphy which song he most regretted doing during the run of his hit FOX dramedy series GLEE.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Thinks Jordan Fisher 'Would Be A Pretty Good Benny' in IN THE HEIGHTS FilmLin-Manuel Miranda Thinks Jordan Fisher 'Would Be A Pretty Good Benny' in IN THE HEIGHTS Film
February 9, 2017

As theater fans worldwide eagerly await the film adaptation, little details of the casting are known. However in an interview this week with the Huffington Post, Miranda revealed that he does have one talented actor in mind for the project.

Carol Burnett Returning to Television in New Comedy from Amy PoehlerCarol Burnett Returning to Television in New Comedy from Amy Poehler
February 3, 2017

Comedic icon Carol Burnett is set to return to television in a new pilot picked up byABC from executive producer Amy Poehler.

Winners for 23rd Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS Announced; Full ListWinners for 23rd Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS Announced; Full List
January 29, 2017

The Screen Actors Guild Awards presented its covetedActor statuettes for the outstanding motion picture and primetime television performances of 2016 at the23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held Sunday, Jan. 29at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center.

BWW Interview: Debut of the Month - IN TRANSIT's Gerianne PerezBWW Interview: Debut of the Month - IN TRANSIT's Gerianne Perez
January 31, 2017

Today, talented actress Gerianne Perez speaks to BWW about making her Broadway debut , and shares her hope thatIN TRANSIT will help people feel a little less alone in their journeys from point A to point B!

Follow Oscar Nominee Lin-Manuel Miranda's Road to a Possible EGOT!Follow Oscar Nominee Lin-Manuel Miranda's Road to a Possible EGOT!
January 24, 2017

Should the multi-award winner winthe Oscar on February 26th, he will join a very select group of artists who have received an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award.

GLEE Stars Unite! Darren Criss to Guest on FLASH/SUPERGIRL Musical Episode!GLEE Stars Unite! Darren Criss to Guest on FLASH/SUPERGIRL Musical Episode!
January 23, 2017

Darren Criss will reunite with his former GLEE co-stars Grant Gustin and Melissa Benoist in the highly anticipated two-part FLASH/SUPERGIRL musical crossover episode

Threatened by Trump: BWW Looks at the Many Ways The National Endowment for the Arts Benefits TheaterThreatened by Trump: BWW Looks at the Many Ways The National Endowment for the Arts Benefits Theater
January 20, 2017

While the agency obviously plays a significant role in the arts, BWW took a closer look at its extensive function in promoting theater in America.

Broadway's Lin-Manuel Miranda, Denzel Washington Among 2017 OSCAR Nominees!Broadway's Lin-Manuel Miranda, Denzel Washington Among 2017 OSCAR Nominees!
January 24, 2017

This morning, Jennifer Hudson, Brie Larson, Emmanuel Lubezki, Jason Reitman and Ken Watanabe will join Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs to reveal the 89th Oscars Nominations

VIDEO: Broadway Stars Recreate Iconic 'Good Morning' Number in Tribute to Debbie ReynoldsVIDEO: Broadway Stars Recreate Iconic 'Good Morning' Number in Tribute to Debbie Reynolds
January 13, 2017

In honor of the late, legendary actress Debbie Reynolds, THE BOOK OF MORMON's Christopher Rice recreatedthe classic 'Good Morning' number from the film 'Singing in the Rain.'

Paul Anka to Sing Customized Version of 'My Way' at Trump InaugurationPaul Anka to Sing Customized Version of 'My Way' at Trump Inauguration
January 12, 2017

Paul Anka will sing a special version of his iconic song 'My Way' at the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump on January 20th.

Meryl Streep Performs Carrie Fisher's Favorite Song at Intimate MemorialMeryl Streep Performs Carrie Fisher's Favorite Song at Intimate Memorial
January 6, 2017

Close friends and family members of Carrie Fisher gathered together yesterday at the star's home in Beverly Hills, CA. Fisher passed away on December 27th at the age of 60 following a heart attack.

WILL & GRACE Stars Pay Tribute to Sitcom 'Mom' Debbie ReynoldsWILL & GRACE Stars Pay Tribute to Sitcom 'Mom' Debbie Reynolds
December 29, 2016

Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds, who passed away yesterday afternoon, was a frequent guest star on NBC's long-running comedy WILL & GRACE. The actress portrayed Bobbi Adler, the outspoken, over-the-top mother of Grace Adler, played by Debra Messing.

HAIRSPRAY's John Waters Doing Well Following Holiday Health ScareHAIRSPRAY's John Waters Doing Well Following Holiday Health Scare
December 28, 2016

The HAIRSPRAY scribe was forced to miss his annual holiday party onFriday due to a health scare which landed him in the hospital.



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