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Posted: Jun. 10, 2015


STAGE TUBE: First Footage from Gloria Estefan's Broadway-Bound ON YOUR FEET!TV: First Footage from Gloria Estefan's Broadway-Bound ON YOUR FEET!
Posted: Jun. 12, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Rachelle Ann Go Sings 'I Dreamed A Dream' from LES MIS at West End LiveSTAGE TUBE: Rachelle Ann Go Sings 'I Dreamed A Dream' from LES MIS at West End Live
Posted: Jun. 22, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Backstage Quick Change at the Tonys with Kelli O'HaraSTAGE TUBE: Backstage Quick Change at the Tonys with Kelli O'Hara
Posted: Jun. 8, 2015


STAGE TUBE: 'Top Bottoms' All Around! Watch Cheeky Highlights from BROADWAY BARES 2015TV: 'Top Bottoms' All Around! Watch Cheeky Highlights from BROADWAY BARES 2015
Posted: Jun. 22, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from BOMBSHELL's Actors Fund Benefit Concert!TV: Watch Highlights from BOMBSHELL's Actors Fund Benefit Concert!
Posted: Jun. 9, 2015


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BWW TV: INTO THE WOODS Exclusive World Premiere- Watch Anna Kendrick Sing 'On the Steps of the Palace'!BWW TV: INTO THE WOODS Exclusive World Premiere- Watch Anna Kendrick Sing 'On the Steps of the Palace'!
Posted: Dec. 3, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Broadway Dancers Get 'Tappy' to Pharrell Williams' Hit SingleTV: Broadway Dancers Get 'Tappy' to Pharrell Williams' Hit Single
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STAGE TUBE: Broadway's THE LION KING Cast Bursts Into Song on the SubwayTV: Broadway's THE LION KING Cast Bursts Into Song on the Subway
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STAGE TUBE: Watch Idina Menzel's AMAZING National Anthem at the Super Bowl!STAGE TUBE: Watch Idina Menzel's AMAZING National Anthem at the Super Bowl!
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STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/7/15- MASTER CLASSSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/7/15- MASTER CLASS
July 7, 2015

Today in 2011, the first Broadway revival of Master Class opened at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, where it ran for 67 performances. Master Class is a play by Terrence McNally, which opened on Broadway on November 15, 1995 at the John Golden Theatre, where it ran for 598 performances. The original cast included Zoe Caldwell, Audra McDonald, Karen Kay Cody, David Loud, and Jay Hunter Morris. Caldwell and McDonald won Tony Awards for their performances in 1996. Tyne Daly starred as Callas in a summer 2011 revival of the play at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.
VIDEO: HAND TO GOD Reacts to Phone-Charging Incident with Hilarious New PromoVIDEO: HAND TO GOD Reacts to Phone-Charging Incident with Hilarious New Promo
July 7, 2015

HAND TO GOD turned to their official Facebook page to share not only BWW's feature story on how our readers reacted to the incident (read it here!), but also a hilarious video offering audience members an extra perk if they attend the show.
STAGE TUBE: GLEE's Chris Colfer Wants to 'Originate or Create Something New' on BroadwaySTAGE TUBE: GLEE's Chris Colfer Wants to 'Originate or Create Something New' on Broadway
July 6, 2015

At a recentevent for GLEE star Chris Colfer's 'LAND OF STORIES' book series,our very ownBroadwayGirlNYC asked the 'honorary Broadway star'when and how he'll be making his Broadway debut. Click below to watch the full interview, or skip ahead to the 17-minute mark to hear his response!
STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Hangar Theatre's SPRING AWAKENING!STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Hangar Theatre's SPRING AWAKENING!
July 6, 2015

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Sends Birthday Love to the Dalai Lama!STAGE TUBE: Broadway Sends Birthday Love to the Dalai Lama!
July 6, 2015

The Broadway community has lots of love to send todayto the Dalai Lama for his 80th birthday. Check out kind worlds from the casts of THE KING AND I, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME and more!
STAGE TUBE: American Ballet Theatre's Misty Copeland on Joining Broadway's ON THE TOWNSTAGE TUBE: American Ballet Theatre's Misty Copeland on Joining Broadway's ON THE TOWN
July 6, 2015

On the heels of being named the first female African-American principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre, BroadwayWorld reported earlier today thatMisty Copeland will be joining the cast of Broadway's ON THE TOWN next month. After New York City Ballet principal dancer Megan Fairchild departs the show, Copeland will take over the role of Ivy for two weeks, beginning August 25th.
STAGE TUBE: MRS. SMITH Hits the Streets for Help in Naming New ShowSTAGE TUBE: MRS. SMITH Hits the Streets for Help in Naming New Show
July 6, 2015

Gearing up for the off-Broadway arrival of Mrs. Smith, the leading lady recently hit the streets in order to get some help in naming her new show. Check out the video below!
STAGE TUBE: First Look at Lisa Brescia, George Dvorsky and More in Highlights of Ogunquit's VICTOR/VICTORIASTAGE TUBE: First Look at Lisa Brescia, George Dvorsky and More in Highlights of Ogunquit's VICTOR/VICTORIA
July 6, 2015

It's the 20th anniversary of Broadway's tender and funny, smart and sexy Victor/ Victoria and the Ogunquit Playhouse is celebrating by mounting a full-scale glamorous production of the musical comedy, June 24 to July 18, complete with the original Broadway and touring sets designed byRobin Wagnerand costumes byWilla Kim. Check out a first look at highlights below!
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/6/15- Claude-Michel SchonbergSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/6/15- Claude-Michel Schonberg
July 6, 2015

Happy Birthday Claude-Michel Schonberg! Schonberg is best known for his collaborations with the lyricist Alain Boublil. Thier stage musical version of Victor Hugo's Les Miserables, which opened at the Palais de Sports in Paris in 1980, opened to acclaim in London in 1985 and on Broadway in 1987. In 1989, their success continued with the musical Miss Saigon, which starred Lea Salonga and Jonathan Pryce. Schonberg's next project with Boublil was The Pirate Queen, a musical about the 16th century Irish pirate, chieftain and adventuress Grace O'Malley, which opened on Broadway on April 5 2007.
STAGE TUBE: Christina Bianco Channels Kristin Chenoweth and More in National Anthem PerformanceSTAGE TUBE: Christina Bianco Channels Kristin Chenoweth and More in National Anthem Performance
July 4, 2015

Christina Bianco is at it again- this time with a patriotic twist. Below, watch the diva impressionist sing the National Anthem as Christina Aguilera, Kristin Chenoweth, and Celine Dion!
STAGE TUBE: Julie Garnye on Playing 'Aldonza' in PCPA's MAN OF LA MANCHA; Plus Performance Sneak Peek!STAGE TUBE: Julie Garnye on Playing 'Aldonza' in PCPA's MAN OF LA MANCHA; Plus Performance Sneak Peek!
July 2, 2015

This classic musical Man of La Mancha, plays in the Marian Theatre July 8 & 11, 2015, then under the unreachable stars in the Solvang Festival Theater July 17 - August 16. Check out what Julie Garnye has to say on playing 'Aldonza' in the production below!
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/3/15- Audra McDonaldSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/3/15- Audra McDonald
July 3, 2015

Happy Birthday Audra McDonald! The actress earned three Tony Awards by the age of 28 - for her performances in Carousel, Master Class, and Ragtime. She was nominated for another Tony Award for her performance in Marie Christine before she won her fourth in 2004 for her role in A Raisin in the Sun. She reprised her Raisin role for a 2008 television adaptation, earning her a second Emmy Award nomination. Her first Emmy nod came in 2001 for her performance in HBOs Wit. Fans of the small screen also recognize McDonald from her work on ABC's Private Practice. She most recently starred on Broadway in Porgy and Bess and Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill- she won Tony Awards for both performances.
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/2/15- SINGIN' IN THE RAINSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/2/15- SINGIN' IN THE RAIN
July 2, 2015

Today in 1985, Singin' in the Rain opened at the George Gershwin Theatre, where it ran for 367 performances. Singin' in the Rain is a musical with a book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, lyrics by Arthur Freed, and music by Nacio Herb Brown. Adapted from the 1952 movie of the same name, the plot closely adheres to the original. Set in Hollywood in the waning days of the silent screen era, it focuses on romantic lead Don Lockwood, his sidekick Cosmo Brown, aspiring actress Kathy Selden, and Lockwood's leading lady Lina Lamont, whose less-than-dulcet vocal tones make her an unlikely candidate for stardom in talking pictures. Directed and choreographed by Twyla Tharp, the cast included Don Correia as Don, Mary D'Arcy as Kathy, Peter Slutsker as Cosmo, and Faye Grant as Lina.
STAGE TUBE: Ben Platt and Laura Dreyfuss Sing 'Only Us' from DEAR EVAN HANSENSTAGE TUBE: Ben Platt and Laura Dreyfuss Sing 'Only Us' from DEAR EVAN HANSEN
July 1, 2015

Arena Stageat the Mead Center for American Theater will soon presentBen Platt(Pitch Perfect, The Book of Mormon) in the original world-premiere musical debuting this summer. The production, by Tony Award-nominated composing duoBenj PasekandJustin Paul(Dogfight; A Christmas Story, The Musical) and Outer Critics Circle Award-winning playwrightSteven Levenson(Masters of Sex), is directed by Tony Award nomineeMichael Greif(If/Then, Next to Normal, Rent) and will run July 10-August 23, 2015 in the Kreeger Theater. Below, go inside the rehearsal room with Platt and Laura Dreyfuss as they sing 'Only Us.'
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/1/15- Terrence MannSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/1/15- Terrence Mann
July 1, 2015

Happy Birthday Terrence Mann! Mann's Broadway credits include the Beast in the Broadway production of Beauty and the Beast, Rum Tum Tugger in Cats, Inspector Javert in Les Miserables and Chauvelin in The Scarlet Pimpernel. He also has starred in additional Broadway productions including Lennon, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Getting Away With Murder, A Christmas Carol, Rags, Barnum, Jerome Robbins' Broadway and Jekyll & Hyde. He most recently starred in the 2013 Broadway revival of Pippin.
STAGE TUBE: Taye Diggs Chats Son's Reaction to HEDWIG Makeup and More!STAGE TUBE: Taye Diggs Chats Son's Reaction to HEDWIG Makeup and More!
June 30, 2015

Taye Diggs recently spoke with ET about playing 'Hedwig', his son's reaction to his glittery makeup and more - click below to watch the interview!
Of Thee We Sing! BroadwayWorld Salutes America with a July 4th Video Roundup!Of Thee We Sing! BroadwayWorld Salutes America with a July 4th Video Roundup!
July 4, 2015

July Fourth is at last here, marking the official start to summer 2015. While there will be plenty of time today for fireworks and sparklers, real theatre fans know that there is no better way to celebrate our country's birthday than with a salute to a truly American institution- Broadway! BroadwayWorld is celebrating Independence Day with a collection of Broadway's most patriotic tunes, from shows such as 1776, THE Will Rogers FOLLIES, GEORGE M., WEST SIDE STORY, RAGTIME and so many more! Click below to join in the patriotic spirit!
STAGE TUBE: Watch Library of Congress' Full 'Songs of America' Concert, Showcasing Jeanine Tesori, Steven Lutvak & David YazbekSTAGE TUBE: Watch Library of Congress' Full 'Songs of America' Concert, Showcasing Jeanine Tesori, Steven Lutvak & David Yazbek
June 30, 2015

Three of Broadway's most popular musical creators,Steven Lutvak, Jeanine Tesori, andDavid Yazbek, recently gathered toperform their own work in an intimate evening of music as part of the Library of Congress'Songs of America project. Performers for the evening includedCatherine Walker, Jacqueline Echols, Joshua Henry, Dean Sharenow and Mike Chiavaro. Check out the concert in its entirety below!
STAGE TUBE: Marina Kamen aka MARINA Interviews Hollywood Screenplay Writer Robert Mark Kamen (THE KARATE KID)STAGE TUBE: Marina Kamen aka MARINA Interviews Hollywood Screenplay Writer Robert Mark Kamen (THE KARATE KID)
June 30, 2015

Marina Kamen aka MARINA Interviews Hollywood Screenplay Writer Robert Mark Kamen (The Karate Kid).
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 6/30/15- David Alan GrierSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 6/30/15- David Alan Grier
June 30, 2015

Happy Birthday David Alan Grier! Grier began his professional career on Broadway as Jackie Robinson in The First, for which he earned a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Musical and won the Theatre World Award. He then joined the cast of Dreamgirls before going on to star opposite Denzel Washington in A Soldier's Play, for which both actors reprised their roles in the film adaptation titled A Soldier's Story. Recently was seen in David Mamet's Race on Broadway and received his second Tony Award nomination. He most recently starred on Broadway in Porgy and Bess.


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