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November 12, 2013
A theatrical phenomenon, a unique and gasp-inducing night of live entertainment, LA SOIREE is currently playing at the Union Square Theatre (100 East 17th Street) for a limited engagement. Bringing the glamour and glitz of the velvet-draped vaudeville salons straight into the 21st century, LA SOIREE's seductive setting is complete with ringside seats, bar service and posh tables from where audiences will be treated to a heady cocktail of cabaret, new burlesque, circus sideshow and contemporary variety. BroadwayWorld brings you an inside look at the production below!BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Tributes WICKED!
November 3, 2013
It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy tributes Wicked for the show's 10th anniversary. Check out the special green episode below!BWW TV: John Gallagher Jr., Tom Kitt, Rebecca Naomi Jones & More Talk BROADWAY IDIOT at NYC Premiere
October 30, 2013
Digital entertainment curator FilmBuff recently released the rocking documentary BROADWAY IDIOT chronicling the momentous collaboration between rock and roll icons, Green Day and the 'Great White Way' to create American Idiot on Broadway. The film is currently playing in theatres- CLICK HERE for a list of showings.BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Gives THE SOUND OF MUSIC Tips to Carrie Underwood
October 23, 2013
It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy returns to the CTS Newsdesk to bring us the latest on Neil Patrick Harris' new HEDWID AND THE ANGRY INCH artwork, Patti LuPone on AMERICAN HORROR STORY, WICKED's 10th Anniversary and more! Click HERE to watch all of the previous episodes!BWW TV: HANDS ON A HARDBODY Cast Celebrates Album Release at Barnes & Noble!
September 22, 2013
Ghostlight Records recently celebrated their Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical HANDS ON A HARDBODY with an in-store performance and CD signing at Barnes & Noble on the Upper East Side (150 East 86th Street). The event featured original Broadway cast members Keith Carradine, Keala Settle, Janet Krupin, Corey March, Kathleen Elizabeth Monteleone, Jim Newman, Connie Ray, Jon Rua and Dale Soules. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the special event below!BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Brushes His Teeth Broadway-Style
August 25, 2013
It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy catches Liza up on all of the latest Broadway news, brushes his teeth Broadway-style & more!BWW TV: Alice Ripley, Sierra Boggess, Paul Szot & More Preview 54 Below Shows!
August 14, 2013
Earlier this month, celebrated Brazilian jazz vocalist Maucha Adnet, acclaimed Israeli jazz clarinetist/saxophonist Anat Cohen, Broadway's Sierra Boggess, Tony Award winner Alice Ripley, and International Opera star and Tony Award winner Paulo Szot gave a special preview of their upcoming 54 Below's engagements. Below we bring you interviews with the whole gang and highlights from the performances!BWW TV: In Rehearsal with the National Touring Cast of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER!
August 5, 2013
As the acclaimed Peter and the Starcatcher prepares for its first National Tour, the show's creative team and touring cast, including directors Roger Rees and Alex Timbers, and cast members including Joey deBettencourt, Megan Stern, John Sanders, Harter Clingman, Jimonn Cole, Nathan Hosner, Carl Howell, Ian Michael Stuart, Benjamin Schrader, Luke Smith, Edward Tournier, Lee Zarrett, Ben Beckley, Robert Franklin Neill, Rachel Prather, and Nick Vidal, recently met the press. BroadwayWorld was there for the special event and you can meet the company below!BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Parodies 'Agony' from INTO THE WOODS and More!
July 30, 2013
It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this week's edition, Randy parodies 'Agony' from INTO THE WOODS, talks Jake Gyllenhaal and Billy Magnussen with Liza Minnelli, and comments on AVENUE Q's 10th anniversary, Faith Prince in ANNIE, the demise of BUNHEADS, SIX BY SONDHEIM on HBO, and Angela Lansbury. Click below to watch episode 35!BWW TV: Richard Levine Named Funniest Printer at OLD JEWS TELLING JOKES!
July 25, 2013
Just last week, the winner of an Old Jews Telling Jokes contest for the Funniest (Fill in the Blank) got the chance to tell his joke on stage at the end of the show at the Westside Thetare. The winner was funnyman Richard Levine, who won the title of the Funniest [Retired] Printer. BroadwayWorld was there for the special occasion and you can check out the joke below!BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Celebrates Cheyenne Jackson's Birthday & More!
July 16, 2013
It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this week's edition, Randy celebrates Cheyenne Jackson's 38th birthday, comments on HBO's upcoming LGBT-centric series starring Jonathan Groff, Clay Aiken's casting in Ogunquit Playhouse's JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, Adam Lambert joining GLEE, and TV star Jackee Harry boarding Off-Broadway's NEWSICAL! THE MUSICAL for a one-week engagement. Click below to watch episode 34!BWW TV: On the Scene at the 2013 National High School Musical Theater Awards with Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana & More!
July 8, 2013
The National High School Musical Theater Awards (NHSMTA) selected 62 finalists from tens of thousands of students to compete for the coveted Jimmy Award for Best Performance by an Actor and Best Performance by an Actress, last week at the Minskoff Theatre. Hosted by the Tony Award-nominated stars of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, the fifth annual performance showcase featured dynamic ensemble and solo performances exclusively from the musical theater cannon. Sarah Lynn Marion, from Fullerton, CA and Taylor Varga, from Newtown, CT took home the big awards for the evening and BroadwayWorld was on the scene for all of the festivities. Check out highlights below!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from TKTS' 40th Anniversary Celebration with Harvey Fierstein, Julie Halston & FORBIDDEN BROADWAY!
July 6, 2013
Just last week, TKTS in Times Square, the same-day discount theatre outlet for Broadway and Off Broadway shows celebrated 40 years in Times Square. Beginning at 11am, there was a special celebration in honor of TKTS' 40th Anniversary behind the TKTS Booth on Broadway and 47th Street. Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein and Broadway star Julie Halston made special appearances to help with the festivities. Check out highlights from the festivities below!BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Accepts His Own Tony Award!
June 18, 2013
It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this week's episode, Randy recaps the 2013 Tony Awards at the CTS Newsdesk and accepts his very own Tony for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play. Click below to watch episode 32!BWW TV: Laura Osnes, Victoria Clark, Santino Fontana & CINDERELLA Cast Sign Albums at Barnes & Noble- Plus the Performances!
June 17, 2013
Ghostlight Records recently released the Original Broadway Cast Recording of RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S Cinderella, currently available digitally and in stores. The cast celebrated the release with a signing and performance at Barnes & Noble last week, and BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the performances and interviews with the cast below!BWW TV: Behind the Scenes of the 2013 BROADWAY BEAUTY PAGEANT!
June 3, 2013
The contestants for the seventh annual Broadway Beauty Pageant included Callan Bergmann (Silence! The Musical), Julius C. Carter (SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark), Yurel Echezarreta (Matilda), Matthew Goodrich(The Nance), Orion Griffiths (Pippin), and Paul HeeSang Miller (Mamma Mia!). Four-time Tony nominated and Drama Desk Award-winning actress Tovah Feldshuhhosted the event which took place last month at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place). Go behind the scenes of the special event below!BWW TV: Go Behind the Scenes as ANNIE Welcomes Jane Lynch - Interviews with the Cast & More
May 17, 2013
Check out interviews below from Jane Lynch and her new cast mates on what she's bringing to the show, GLEE fans, her rehearsal process and lots more!BWW TV: Behind the Scenes on the Broadway League's Broadway High School Internship Program
May 10, 2013
The Broadway League has just partnered with the Department of Education on a very unique High School internship program. 22 NYC Public High School seniors from four boroughs were selected to participate in an internship program to learn more about Broadway. The General Managers and Company Managers of six Broadway shows participated in giving these students an up close and personal learning experience of the business and performance aspects of Broadway.BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH RANDY RAINBOW - Randy Celebrates Tony Nominations Day in Song!
May 4, 2013
It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this week's episode, Randy celebrates Tony Nominations Day in song! Click below to watch episode 29!BWW TV: On the Scene with Steve Kazee, Barbara Cook & More at 54 Below!
April 26, 2013
Tony Award winning, Kennedy Center Honree and Broadway and concert legend Barbara Cook (The Music Man, She Loves Me, Candide, Sondheim on Sondheim), Tony Award-winner Steve Kazee (Once, 110 in the Shade, Spamalot), Tony, Oscar, Grammy and Emmy Award-winning orchestrator Jonathan Tunick (A Chorus Line, Follies, A Little Night Music, Blazing Saddles, Sweeney Todd) with vocalist Rebecca Faulkenberry (Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, Rock Of Ages) all previewed their upcoming engagements at 54 Below earlier this week and BroadwayWorld's Randy Rainbow was there for the festivities. Check out sneak peeks of their shows below!