Jessica Showers

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Harry Potter's Parents to Take Center Stage in New West End PlayHarry Potter's Parents to Take Center Stage in New West End Play
Posted: Jun. 25, 2015


BWW Interviews: Todd Graff Talks 'Rivalries, Love Affairs & Sensational Musical Numbers' of CAMP 2; Plus How YOU Can Be in the Movie & Pick the Subtitle!Exclusive: Todd Graff on CAMP 2; Plus How YOU Can Be in the Movie & More!
Posted: Jun. 17, 2015


Disney, National Theatre Wishing Upon a Star for PINOCCHIO Musical from ONCE's John Tiffany & Enda WalshDisney, National Theatre Wishing Upon a Star for PINOCCHIO Musical from ONCE's Tiffany & Walsh
Posted: Jul. 2, 2015


'Grittier' OLIVER! Reboot Headed to the Big Screen Soon?'Grittier' OLIVER! Reboot Headed to the Big Screen Soon?
Posted: Jul. 2, 2015


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Harry Potter's Parents to Take Center Stage in New West End PlayHarry Potter's Parents to Take Center Stage in New West End Play
Posted: Jun. 25, 2015


BWW Interviews: Todd Graff Talks 'Rivalries, Love Affairs & Sensational Musical Numbers' of CAMP 2; Plus How YOU Can Be in the Movie & Pick the Subtitle!Exclusive: Todd Graff on CAMP 2; Plus How YOU Can Be in the Movie & More!
Posted: Jun. 17, 2015


Exclusive Interview: REBECCA Producer Ben Sprecher Responds to Marc Thibodeau, Talks Musical's Future and Why He Won't Give UpExclusive: REBECCA Producer Sprecher Talks Musical's Future & Not Giving Up
Posted: May. 13, 2015


WAKE UP with BWW 6/3/2015 - HEISENBERG, SCHOOL OF ROCK Concerts and More!WAKE UP with BWW 6/3/2015 - HEISENBERG & SCHOOL OF ROCK!
Posted: Jun. 3, 2015


Disney, National Theatre Wishing Upon a Star for PINOCCHIO Musical from ONCE's John Tiffany & Enda WalshDisney, National Theatre Wishing Upon a Star for PINOCCHIO Musical from ONCE's Tiffany & Walsh
Posted: Jul. 2, 2015


Jim Broadbent to Play 'Scrooge' in A CHRISTMAS CAROL in London This Winter?Jim Broadbent to Play 'Scrooge' in A CHRISTMAS CAROL in London This Winter?
July 2, 2015

Bah humbug!The Daily Mail reports that Jim Broadbent is in talks to play 'Scrooge' in A CHRISTMAS CAROL in the West End this winter. The show is slated for the Noel Coward Theatre after the Nicole Kidman-led PHOTOGRAPH 51 ends its run.
Gugu Mbatha-Raw to Play 'Nell Gwynn' in New Play at Shakespeare's GlobeGugu Mbatha-Raw to Play 'Nell Gwynn' in New Play at Shakespeare's Globe
July 2, 2015

From a Disney classic to new work onstage, Gugu Mbatha-Raw is stretching her range this year. According to the Daily Mail, the upcoming live-action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST star will lead a new play by Jessica Swale at Shakespeare's Globe this fall.
'Grittier' OLIVER! Reboot Headed to the Big Screen Soon?'Grittier' OLIVER! Reboot Headed to the Big Screen Soon?
July 2, 2015

Film, glorious film! According to the Daily Mail, a 'grittier' big screen version of Lionel Bart's OLIVER! will likely go into production next year, via Cameron Mackintosh and Working Title Films.
Disney, National Theatre Wishing Upon a Star for PINOCCHIO Musical from ONCE's John Tiffany & Enda WalshDisney, National Theatre Wishing Upon a Star for PINOCCHIO Musical from ONCE's John Tiffany & Enda Walsh
July 2, 2015

The Blue Fairy has answered the world's wishesfor a new Disney musical!
Word of Mouth Propels Broadway's HAND TO GOD Toward ProfitWord of Mouth Propels Broadway's HAND TO GOD Toward Profit
July 1, 2015

Broadway's HAND TO GOD went home Tony-less last month but not penniless.
INTO THE WOODS' MacKenzie Mauzy to Star in Charles Manson Lifetime MovieINTO THE WOODS' MacKenzie Mauzy to Star in Charles Manson Lifetime Movie
July 1, 2015

INTO THE WOODS' princess MacKenzie Mauzy is headed back to the big screen, but in a far darker role.
Original Star Autumn Reeser Joins THE O.C. MUSICAL in a New RoleOriginal Star Autumn Reeser Joins THE O.C. MUSICAL in a New Role
June 30, 2015

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, a musical adaptation of the drama series THE O.C. is headed to Los Angeles this summer, and US Weekly has revealed that original cast member Autumn Reeser will play 'Julie Cooper'.
Anthony Mackie to Play MLK in HBO's ALL THE WAY AdaptationAnthony Mackie to Play MLK in HBO's ALL THE WAY Adaptation
June 30, 2015

Deadline writes that stage and screen actorAnthony Mackie will portray Martin LUTHER King Jr. alongside Tony-winning Broadway star Bryan Cranston, reprising his role as Lyndon B. Johnson in the TV version of Robert Schenkkan's play, helmed by Jay Roach.
Betty Buckley to Go On in GREY GARDENS Following Horse Riding AccidentBetty Buckley to Go On in GREY GARDENS Following Horse Riding Accident
June 30, 2015

Tony winner Betty Buckley's back might be broken, but that won't stop her from taking the stage in GREY GARDENS at Bay Street Theater this August.
Garth Drabinsky, Producer Convicted of Fraud, Prepping 'HARD TIMES' for Broadway?Garth Drabinsky, Producer Convicted of Fraud, Prepping 'HARD TIMES' for Broadway?
June 30, 2015

The rumors are true -- stage producer Garth Drabinsky, who served time in Canada for fraud and forgery, is aiming for a Broadway comeback.
Megan Hilty Says Starring in BOMBSHELL on Broadway 'Would Be Amazing'; Has Secret Project in the WorksMegan Hilty Says Starring in BOMBSHELL on Broadway 'Would Be Amazing'; Has Secret Project in the Works
June 30, 2015

Original SMASH star and Broadway actress Megan Hilty, after mentioning last week that she would love to audition for the full production, told EW last night that reprising her role as 'Marilyn' 'would be amazing! We'll see, you never know.'
JAMES BOND Musical Headed to Vegas, Broadway?JAMES BOND Musical Headed to Vegas, Broadway?
June 29, 2015

BroadwayWorld has intelligence from MI-6 headquarters that Placeholder Productions has secured the rights to JAMES BOND THE MUSICAL.
WAKE UP with BWW 7/2/2015 - BEACHES in Chicago, JRB in Des Moines and More!WAKE UP with BWW 7/2/2015 - BEACHES in Chicago, JRB in Des Moines and More!
July 2, 2015

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: The pre-Broadway engagement of BEACHES opens in the Windy City and more!
WAKE UP with BWW 7/1/2015 - 'LITTLE SHOP' at Encores! and More!WAKE UP with BWW 7/1/2015 - 'LITTLE SHOP' at Encores! and More!
July 1, 2015

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: Ashman & Menken's classic LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS returns to the stage tonight!
WAKE UP with BWW 6/30/2015 - OF GOOD STOCK, Judy Blazer in GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE and More!WAKE UP with BWW 6/30/2015 - OF GOOD STOCK, Judy Blazer in GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE and More!
June 30, 2015

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: OF GOOD STOCK opens off-Broadway, 'GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE' gets a new actress, OFF THE MAIN ROAD kicks off WTF today and more!
WAKE UP with BWW 6/29/2015 - Jimmy Awards, SHOWS FOR DAYS and More!WAKE UP with BWW 6/29/2015 - Jimmy Awards, SHOWS FOR DAYS and More!
June 29, 2015

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: Patti LuPone returns to the stage in SHOWS FOR DAYS, high school stars step into the spotlight and more!
Harvey Fierstein on Gay Marriage Decision: 'Idiots Like Bill Maher' Don't Understand Why the Arts MatterHarvey Fierstein on Gay Marriage Decision: 'Idiots Like Bill Maher' Don't Understand Why the Arts Matter
June 26, 2015

KINKY BOOTS book writer and Broadway star Harvey Fierstein penned a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter following today's Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage. He credits the arts for introducing society to the values and ideas that made this morning's ruling possible.
WAKE UP with BWW 6/28/2015 - Special PRIDE Edition!WAKE UP with BWW 6/28/2015 - Special PRIDE Edition!
June 28, 2015

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: After Friday's landmark Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage, the Broadway community -- and supporters across the country -- exploded with love and celebration. Today is the day for NYC to go even wilder in support of LGBTQ rights, so scroll down for BWW'slist of Pride-related events, parties and more!
Mayor De Blasio Remarries Tom Kirdahy and Terrence McNally!Mayor De Blasio Remarries Tom Kirdahy and Terrence McNally!
June 26, 2015

Mayor De Blasio marked the Supreme Court's landmark decision on same-sex marriage today by remarrying his college roommate, THE VISIT producer Tom Kirdahy, and his husband, playwright Terrence McNally!
THE O.C. MUSICAL Will Arrive in Los Angeles This AugustTHE O.C. MUSICAL Will Arrive in Los Angeles This August
June 26, 2015

The creators of THE UNAUTHORIZED MUSICAL PARODY OF CRUEL INTENSIONS, currently running at Rockwell: Table & Stage in Los Angeles, have another drama-filled adaptation in the wings -- THE O.C. MUSICAL.


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