Randy Rainbow

Randy Rainbow Randy Rainbow is a writer, actor, comedian and Internet celebrity based in New York City. Rainbow is most notable for a series of humorous YouTube viral videos which appear regularly on popular sites such as PerezHilton.com, Towleroad, Queerty and VH1's BestWeekEver.tv. His breakout video, 'Randy Rainbow is Dating Mel Gibson,' received more than 70,000 views in one week and has since surpassed 113,000 views. Randy was a theatrical critic/interviewer for HX Magazine (one of New York's most prominent gay publications) and has hosted and performed in numerous theatrical concerts and benefit performances around NYC. He has been heard as both a guest and guest co-host on Sirius XM OutQ's "Derek and Romaine Show". Randy most recently appeared on the VH1 special, 'The 100 Greatest Songs of the 2000's' and is slated to appear on their upcoming special 'The 100 Greatest Child Stars'. He is currently working on a live stage show. His mother thinks he is very talented.

For more on Randy, visit http://www.randyrainbow.com
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BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Kicks Off the New Year with Liza Minnelli!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Kicks Off the New Year with Liza Minnelli!
Posted: Jan. 12, 2016


BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE SCENE with Randy Rainbow- So What's the Big Deal About HAMILTON?TV: ON THE SCENE w/ Randy Rainbow- What's the Big Deal About HAMILTON?
Posted: Feb. 3, 2016


BWW TV: Original Film Star Leslie Caron Stops by AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on Broadway!BWW TV: Film Star Leslie Caron Stops by AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on Broadway!
Posted: Feb. 6, 2016


BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Carol Channing!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Carol Channing!
Posted: Feb. 8, 2016


BWW TV: Ben Vereen, Alice Ripley, Josh Young & More Preview Their Upcoming Shows at Feinstein's/54 Below!BWW TV: Ben Vereen, Alice Ripley, Josh Young & More Preview Their Upcoming Shows at Feinstein's/54 Below!
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BWW TV: Sutton Foster Makes Carnegie Hall Debut with the Help of Joshua Henry- Watch Concert Highlights!BWW TV: Sutton Foster Makes Carnegie Hall Debut - Watch Highlights!
Posted: Mar. 16, 2015


The Top Ten Tony Moments of All Time... According to Randy RainbowThe Top Ten Tony Moments of All Time... According to Randy Rainbow
Posted: May. 24, 2015


BWW TV: Watch Broadway-Bound Lea Salonga Sing Her Heart Out at Town Hall!BWW TV: Watch Broadway-Bound Lea Salonga Sing Her Heart Out at Town Hall!
Posted: Mar. 17, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy's 2015 Tony Nominees Special!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy's 2015 Tony Nominees Special!
Posted: May. 7, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Liza MinnelliTV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Liza
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BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Carol Channing!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Carol Channing!
February 8, 2016

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy drunk dials his best pal Carol Channing to chat about all of the latest Broadway gossip. Check out the latest episode below!
BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE SCENE with Randy Rainbow- So What's the Big Deal About HAMILTON?BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE SCENE with Randy Rainbow- So What's the Big Deal About HAMILTON?
February 3, 2016

So what's the big deal about HAMILTON? BroadwayWolrd's Randy Rainbow is on the scene at the Richard Rodgers Theatre to find out just what makes Broadway's biggest hit so great!
BWW TV: Ben Vereen, Alice Ripley, Josh Young & More Preview Their Upcoming Shows at Feinstein's/54 Below!BWW TV: Ben Vereen, Alice Ripley, Josh Young & More Preview Their Upcoming Shows at Feinstein's/54 Below!
February 1, 2016

Just last week, comedian Judy Gold (March 9-12); Tony Award winner Liliane Montevecchi (February 11-13); Tony Award winner Alice Ripley (February 3-6); Tony Award winner Ben Vereen; and Tony nominee Josh Young (February 17 & 19) gathered at Feinstein's 54 Below to preview their upcoming shows. BroadwayWorld was there and you can go inside the special day below!
BWW TV: Original Film Star Leslie Caron Stops by AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on Broadway!BWW TV: Original Film Star Leslie Caron Stops by AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on Broadway!
February 6, 2016

Leslie Caron, the star of Golden Age musical films An American in Paris and GIGI, recently took the stage at the curtain call of An American in Paris on Broadway and in a touching ceremony, received a bouquet of roses from Tony nominee Robert Fairchild. BroadwayWorld was backstage with the cast for the big event and you can check out what went down below!
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Kicks Off the New Year with Liza Minnelli!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Kicks Off the New Year with Liza Minnelli!
January 12, 2016

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy rings in the new year with best pal, Liza MInnelli. Check out the latest episode below!
BWW TV: Celebrate Christmas with Stephanie J. Block, Brian d'Arcy James and the New York Pops!BWW TV: Celebrate Christmas with Stephanie J. Block, Brian d'Arcy James and the New York Pops!
December 24, 2015

Just last week, the New York Pops, led by Music Director Steven Reineke, presented an evening full of holiday cheer at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage with help from Tony award nominees Stephanie J. Block and Brian d'Arcy James. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and below, you can make your Christmas Eve bright with the help of Block, James and friends!
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- A Special Christmas Message from Randy Rainbow!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- A Special Christmas Message from Randy Rainbow!
December 25, 2015

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy reflects on his almost-100 episodes andsends us a special Christmas message.
BWW TV: Can You Pass the School of Rock? Professor Randy Rainbow Takes to the Streets!BWW TV: Can You Pass the School of Rock? Professor Randy Rainbow Takes to the Streets!
December 12, 2015

School of Rock: THE MUSICAL, with music from the movie, as well as an original score byAndrew Lloyd Webberand lyricistGlenn Slater, a book byJulian Fellowesand direction by Laurence Connor, made its World Premiere on Broadway on Sunday night, December 6, at the Winter Garden Theatre. In the show, lovable conman Dewey Finn trades in lesson plans for guitar jams and teaches the kids of Horace Green the ABCs of rock and roll. In the video below, BroadwayWorld's Randy Rainbow takes to the streets to quiz New Yorkers on their rock knowledge!
BWW TV: Annaleigh Ashford, Norm Lewis & More Get in the Holiday Spirit at Feinstein's/54 Below!BWW TV: Annaleigh Ashford, Norm Lewis & More Get in the Holiday Spirit at Feinstein's/54 Below!
December 8, 2015

The stars will align this holiday season at 54 Below. Included in the lineup areTony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford (December 31); Tony Award winner Lena Hall (December 7); Tony Award nominee Norm Lewis (December 20-24). BroadwayWorld was there for a special preview of the upcoming shows and you can check them out in action below!
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Patti LuPone's Autobiography Continues with Dressing Room Ghost Stories!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Patti LuPone's Autobiography Continues with Dressing Room Ghost Stories!
December 2, 2015

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 Patti LuPone's autobiography- this time recounting her time in SWEENEY TODD and her dressing room ghost. The saga continues!
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Returns to the Newsdesk to Talk WIZ-Mania, HAMILTON & More!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Returns to the Newsdesk to Talk WIZ-Mania, HAMILTON & More!
November 22, 2015

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 go over all of the latest Broadway news, including WIZ-mania, HAMILTON on the Billboard charts, MISERY's reviews, and so much more! Click below to check out the latest episode.
BWW TV Exclusive: Stephanie J. Block, Christopher Sieber, Jackie Hoffman & More Help Celebrate the Launch of SETH'S BROADWAY DIARY, VOLUME 2BWW TV Exclusive: Stephanie J. Block, Christopher Sieber, Jackie Hoffman & More Help Celebrate the Launch of SETH'S BROADWAY DIARY, VOLUME 2
November 14, 2015

Earlier this month, DRESS CIRCLE PUBLISHING hosted a special celebration of the new book by Sirius XM radio host Seth Rudetsky. The launch event for SETH'S BROADWAY DIARY, VOLUME 2, featured Stephanie J. Block, Andrea Burns, Ana Gasteyer, Mandy Gonzalez, Jackie Hoffman, and Christopher Sieber, who performed excerpts and some of Seth's favorite songs. BroadwayWorld was there for the special event and you can check out exclusive highlights below!
BWW TV Exclusive: The Three Daughters of FIDDLER Play Midler on the Roof with Randy Rainbow!BWW TV Exclusive: The Three Daughters of FIDDLER Play Midler on the Roof with Randy Rainbow!
November 12, 2015

It's just a week before previews begin for the much-anticipated revival of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and the cast is ready to go. BroadwayWorld's Randy Rainbow just checked in with Tevye's three oldest daughters (played by Alexandra Silber, Samantha Massell and Melanie Moore)and they gave him the scoop on what to expect from Bartlett Sher's latest project. But more importantly- watch as they put their knowledge of another FIDDLER veteran to the test in a game of Midler on the Roof!
BWW TV: But How Do you Pronounce It? Randy Rainbow Solves the Mystery of THERESE RAQUINBWW TV: But How Do you Pronounce It? Randy Rainbow Solves the Mystery of THERESE RAQUIN
October 31, 2015

The Broadway adaptation of THERSE RAQUIN, starring Academy and Golden Globe nomineeKeira Knightley(Therese) in her Broadway debut, just opened at Studio 54, but one question remains for mostly anyone who passes the marquee. How on earth to do pronounce it? In the video below, Randy Rainbow takes to the streets to find out from some ordinary New Yorkers.
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Gets Another Spooky Call from the Beyond!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Gets Another Spooky Call from the Beyond!
October 31, 2015

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! It's Halloween, and inthis edition, Randy gets another spooky call from the beyond!Check out the latest episode below!
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Catches Up on the Fall Season with Carol Channing!BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Catches Up on the Fall Season with Carol Channing!
October 20, 2015

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy catches up on all of the fall season drama with best pal, Carol Channing. Check out the latest episode below!
BWW TV: Stephanie J. Block & Aaron Lazar Join Forces at 54 Below for New York Pops' A CABARET EVENINGBWW TV: Stephanie J. Block & Aaron Lazar Join Forces at 54 Below for New York Pops' A CABARET EVENING
October 11, 2015

Earlier this month, Broadway stars Stephanie J. Block and Aaron Lazar performed in 'A Cabaret Evening' at 54 Below (254 West 54th Street). The evening was a joint benefit in support of The New York Pops PopsEd Programs and Ronald McDonald House New York. The two organizations partner to provide music education programs that serve as creative outlets for the children and families in residence.
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Patti LuPone's Autobiography Continues as She Meets the PresidentBWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Patti LuPone's Autobiography Continues as She Meets the President
October 4, 2015

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 Patti LuPone's autobiography- this time recounting her time on LIFE GOES ON. The saga continues!
BWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Liza MinnelliBWW TV Exclusive: CHEWING THE SCENERY- Randy Rainbow Drunk Dials Liza Minnelli
September 19, 2015

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy drunk dials his best pal Liza Minnelli to chat about all of the latest Broadway gossip. Check out the latest episode below!
BWW TV: Watch That Scene! Go Inside Closing Night of MAMMA MIA!BWW TV: Watch That Scene! Go Inside Closing Night of MAMMA MIA!
September 15, 2015

An era on the Great White Way came to end on Saturday, September 12th, as Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus' global smash hit musical Mamma Mia!, inspired by the songs of ABBA, concluded its historic, record-breaking run of 5,773 performances. Below, we take you inside closing night- from the curtain call speeches to the after party!


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