After a long week of treading the boards, what better way for performers to unwind than with the affection of a furry friend? In one of BroadwayWorld's newest series, Tails of Broadway, photographer Jessica Fallon Gordon is capturing priceless moments between Broadway's brightest stars and their pets.
In this edition, meet Pepper- Julia Murney's adorable pup!Photo Coverage: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Celebrates First Broadway Preview! November 15, 2016
Dear Evan Hansen, the new musical with a book by Obie Award-winnerSteven Levenson, score by Tony Award nomineesBenj Pasek&Justin Paul, and direction by three-time Tony Award nomineeMichael Greif, just beganperformances on Broadway last night, November 14, at the Music Box Theatre (239 W 45th St).Dear Evan Hansenwill officially open on Sunday, December 4, 2016.Photo Coverage: Roundabout's KINGDOM COME Celebrates Opening Night November 3, 2016
Roundabout Theatre Company's first new play of Roundabout Underground's newly expanded 2016-2017 season, Kingdom Come, just opened last night, November 2, 2016at the Black Box Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). This is a limited engagement through Sunday, December 18, 2016.Photo Coverage: Sarah Ruhl, Keith Josef Adkins & More Receive Samuel French Awards October 25, 2016
Samuel French, the world's leading theatrical publishing and licensing company just honored some of the theatre community's most respected artists, activists and rising stars yesterday, when they bestowed the Samuel French Awards in a private reception. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special night and you can check out photos below!Photo Coverage: Monica Piper's NOT THAT JEWISH Celebrates Opening Night October 25, 2016
NOT THAT JEWISH, written and performed by writer, actress and comedian Monica Piper (Writer of Roseanne, Mad About You, Rugrats) and directed byMark Waldrop(Howard Crabtree's When Pigs Fly,Bea Arthuron Broadway: Just Between Friends), just opened and will playthrough January 2017 at New World Stages (340 W 50th St, New York, NY 10019).BWW Exclusive: TAILS OF BROADWAY- HAMILTON's Lexi Lawson Works it with Seven! October 26, 2016
Andrew Lloyd Webber'srecord-breaking Broadway musical,CATSwill made history once again when internet sensation,Grumpy Catbecame the first genuine feline to join the cast.Grumpy Cat, the media personality, performer andNew York Timesbest-selling author,made her Broadway debut (for one night only) alongside the cast on stage at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 W 52ndStreet) last night,Friday, September 30, 2016.Photo Coverage: HAMILTON Cast Helps Voters Prepare for Election Day! September 29, 2016
Election day is quickly approaching and the company of Hamilton is making sure that your voice is heard. Just yesterday, the show registeredvoters from all 50 states outside of the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Miss out on the fun?They'll be back again onOctober 1,between5 and 7 pm. on the 28th andOct. 1st.Photo Coverage: Grizabellas of Past, Present & Future Unite Backstage at CATS! September 27, 2016
There were Grizabellas here, there, and everywhere last night at the Winter Garden Theatre, as current CATS star Leona Lewis, her upcoming replacement Mamie Parris, and original Broadway glamor cat Betty Buckley met up backstage. Also in attendance was stage and screen star Bryan Batt, who played Munkustrap during the show's first run. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out photos below!Photo Coverage: Make Some Noise! Honest Accomplice Theatre Benefit September 20, 2016
Honest Accomplice Theatre is dedicated to creating art for social change and last night premiered the The Trans Literacy Project at a once in a lifetime benefit event on September 19, 2016 at 42 West in New York, NY. Hosted by Susan Blackwell this evening featured the launch of The Trans Literacy Project as well as a celebrity game night.Photo Coverage: FUN HOME Closes on Broadway with Emotional Final Curtain Call September 11, 2016
Earlier this week, the company of CHICAGO took their act uptown, to Central Park. To celebrate the musical's 20th Anniversary, fans got to experience the razzle dazzle with a free concert at SummerStage in Central Park. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special day and you can check out photos below!Photo Flash: ALADDIN Celebrates 1,001 Magic Carpet Rides on Broadway! August 7, 2016
Just yesterday, two-time Tony Award winning actor Norbert Leo Butz (August 5-12); Tony nominated actress Carmen Cusack (August 9, 11, 14 & 16); Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actor Tony Danza (August 9-10, September 8-9); Tony nominated actress Melissa Errico (September 20-24) previewed selections from their upcoming engagements at Feinstein's/54 Below. Check out a photo preview from the big day below!Photo Coverage: It's Puppy Love- Go Inside 18th Annual Broadway Barks! August 1, 2016
BROADWAY BARKS just held their 18th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event to benefit New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies. Founded by Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore, Broadway Barks featured a slew of celebrities from the hottest shows on Broadway.Photo Coverage: New York Musical Festival Celebrates Opening Night! July 19, 2016
Just last night, the New York Musical Festival, whichnurtures the creation, production, and public presentation of stylistically, thematically, and culturally diverse new musicals to ensure the future vitality of musical theater, celebrated its opening night.
BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the special occasion below!Photo Coverage: Preview the New Shows of the 2016 New York Musical Festival! July 15, 2016
Just yesterday, the New York Musical Festival hosted a special preview of some of this year's shows, including: Children of Salt, Eh Dah? - Questions For My Father, Forest Boy, Icon, Nickel Mines, The First Church of Mary the Repentant Prostitute's Fifth Annual Benefit Concert, Revival, and Pot Luck Dinner; The Last Word, and Tink!Photo Coverage: DANCE MOMS' Nia Sioux Takes First Off-Broadway Bows in TRIP OF LOVE July 13, 2016
Trip of Love, New York's high-voltage 1960's Pop Music Spectacular, just welcomedNia Siouxto the company. The star of the hitLifetime Televisionseries 'Dance Moms' joins the company, performing specialty dance solos including 'These Boots Are Made for Walkin', 'Moon River,' and 'Wipe Out.' Check out photos from her first official curtain call below!