As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the new Broadway musical NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812invitedfans to be a part of the upcoming original Broadway cast recording. Just yesterday, fansjoined creatorDave Malloyand members of the cast to sing group chorus sections and to play the show's famous egg shakers for the original Broadway cast recording. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special recording session and you can go inside the singalong below!Photo Coverage: GREAT COMET Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway February 9, 2017
On Thursday, February 9th, Broadway's Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 celebrated 100 performances at Broadway's Imperial Theatre. The whole cast was on hand to celebrate the occasion and BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture it all. See photos from the backstage celebration below.Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the 32 Annual Artios Awards! January 20, 2017
Just yesterday, hostMichael Uriewas joined byEmmyAward winnersDanny DeVito,Sam WaterstonandMargo Martingale, TonywinnerJayne Houdyshell, and many more at the NYC Artios Awards. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out photos below!Photo Coverage: Oh What a Night! JERSEY BOYS Takes Closing Bows January 16, 2017
In the nearly 4-year-run of the Broadway smash,Matilda the Musical, there have been five sets of Matildas. 19 girls have played the role on Broadway and, for the first time ever, all five 'generations' of Matildas performed together in one exciting concert event at Feinstein's/54 Below. These precocious young ladies performed some of their favorite songs from Broadway and beyond. For four years, they have proven 'even if you're little, you can do a lot.'Photo Coverage: Norm Lewis' Gift to New York City at Feinstein's / 54 Below December 24, 2016
Broadway Shines, the organization of Broadway kids serving to mobilize the Broadway community to help children and families in need, justconcludedthis year's coat drive. Since 2010, the kids of Broadway have been supporting GMA's 'Warm Coats & Warm Hearts' drive. The organization has already collected more than 350 coats for the cause this year and anticipates a donation tally of approximately 400 coats.Photo Coverage: Annette Bening & David Rockwell Honored at New York Stage and Film Gala December 5, 2016
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.