Tyler Peterson

Tyler Peterson Tyler is one of BroadwayWorld's lead News Desk Editors, covering breaking Broadway and theatre news daily. He received a pair of BAs in Public Relations and Creative Writing from Loyola University Chicago, while working part-time for BWW on evenings, weekends, and occasionally during classes. He has also been involved in the Chicago theatre industry, working in media relations and publicity with Margie Korshak, Inc.
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Becky Gulsvig, Ben Fankhauser & More Will Hit the Road Alongside Abby Mueller in BEAUTIFUL National TourBecky Gulsvig, Ben Fankhauser & More Will Hit the Road in BEAUTIFUL Tour
Posted: Aug. 10, 2015


Breaking News: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Sets Broadway Closing DateBreaking News: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Sets Broadway Closing Date
Posted: Aug. 18, 2015


Betty Buckley & Rachel York Star in GREY GARDENS, Beginning Tonight at Bay StreetBuckley & York Star in GREY GARDENS, Beginning Tonight at Bay Street
Posted: Aug. 4, 2015


BWW Interview: 39 STEPS' Billy Carter on Off-Broadway's Revamped 'Little Golden Gem'BWW Interview: 39 STEPS' Billy Carter on Off-Broadway's Revamped 'Little Golden Gem'
Posted: Aug. 20, 2015


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BWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town HallTheatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Stage Legacy & Bringing a New Show to Town Hall
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Elisabeth Moss, Jason Biggs & Bryce Pinkham to Lead Broadway Revival of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES in 2015Elisabeth Moss, Jason Biggs & Bryce Pinkham to Lead Broadway Revival of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES in 2015
Posted: Sep. 11, 2014


Becky Gulsvig, Ben Fankhauser & More Will Hit the Road Alongside Abby Mueller in BEAUTIFUL National TourBecky Gulsvig, Ben Fankhauser & More Will Hit the Road in BEAUTIFUL Tour
Posted: Aug. 10, 2015


Matthew Morrison Confirms 2015 Broadway Return; Flight to 'NEVERLAND' in the Works?Matthew Morrison Confirms 2015 Broadway Return; Flight to 'NEVERLAND' in the Works?
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Breaking News: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Sets Broadway Closing DateBreaking News: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Sets Broadway Closing Date
August 18, 2015

Hedwig will soon put the wig back on the shelf.
BWW Interview: 39 STEPS' Billy Carter on Off-Broadway's Revamped 'Little Golden Gem'BWW Interview: 39 STEPS' Billy Carter on Off-Broadway's Revamped 'Little Golden Gem'
August 20, 2015

In honor of the show's return to New York this year, BroadwayWorld caught up with Carter, who recently wrapped a run in the West End musical I CAN'T SING! (opposite Cynthia Erivo,) to find out what he thought the made the piece 'a little golden gem,' how he found his footing in the dozens of characters he portrays, and more!
Becky Gulsvig, Ben Fankhauser & More Will Hit the Road Alongside Abby Mueller in BEAUTIFUL National TourBecky Gulsvig, Ben Fankhauser & More Will Hit the Road Alongside Abby Mueller in BEAUTIFUL National Tour
August 10, 2015

BroadwayWorld has just confirmed the complete casting for the upcoming North American Tour of the Tony,Grammy Award-winning musical BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING Musical.The show will premiere at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI, on September 15-20, 2015, and will play single- and multi-week engagements in the 2015/16 touring season and beyond. Current schedule at www.beautifulonbroadway.com/tour.
Broadway's CHICAGO Welcomes Amy Spanger Back to the Cell Block TonightBroadway's CHICAGO Welcomes Amy Spanger Back to the Cell Block Tonight
August 4, 2015

This month, CHICAGO is welcomingtwo of its top leading ladies back to the cell block. The first isAmy Spanger, who will return to the Ambassador Theatre for a limited engagementin Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse's record-breaking musicalbeginning tonight, August 4.
Betty Buckley & Rachel York Star in GREY GARDENS, Beginning Tonight at Bay StreetBetty Buckley & Rachel York Star in GREY GARDENS, Beginning Tonight at Bay Street
August 4, 2015

Bay Street Theater presents Tony Award winner Betty Buckley and Drama Desk Award winner Rachel York as Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale in GREY GARDENS, the musical, beginning tonight, August 4, where it will run through August 30; with book by Doug Wright, music by Scott Frankel, and lyrics by Michael Korie. Michael Wilsondirects.
Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Danai Gurira's ECLIPSED at The Public This FallOscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Danai Gurira's ECLIPSED at The Public This Fall
July 30, 2015

BroadwayWorld has just learned that Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o will make her New York stage debut this fall in the NYC premiere of Danai Gurira's new dramaECLIPSED, just added to The Public Theater's fall season.
ALADDIN Will Officially Open Summer 2016 in London; Casting Calls SetALADDIN Will Officially Open Summer 2016 in London; Casting Calls Set
July 30, 2015

ALADDIN will officially fly into the West End in Summer 2016.
Broadway's CHICAGO Will Welcome Amy Spanger & Carly Hughes Back to the Cell BlockBroadway's CHICAGO Will Welcome Amy Spanger & Carly Hughes Back to the Cell Block
July 30, 2015

This August,CHICAGO will welcome two of its top leading ladies back to thecell block.
From Jay-Z to LES MIZ, Lin-Manuel Miranda Reveals Influences Behind Broadway's HAMILTONFrom Jay-Z to LES MIZ, Lin-Manuel Miranda Reveals Influences Behind Broadway's HAMILTON
July 29, 2015

When taking pen to paper to bring the life of founding father Alexander Hamilton to the stage, Lin-Manuel found inspiration in faroff places - from GRAND THEFT AUTO's free-roaming firefights to hip-hop's best beats.
A Stephen Schwartz Celebration, Patti LuPone & More on Tap for Symphony Space's 2015-16 SeasonA Stephen Schwartz Celebration, Patti LuPone & More on Tap for Symphony Space's 2015-16 Season
July 28, 2015

Symphony Space will usher in a new series of works for its 2015-16 season, thanks to new artistic director Andrew Byrne.
Elizabeth Stanley & Andrew Samonsky Will Lead National Tour of Jason Robert Brown's THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTYElizabeth Stanley & Andrew Samonsky Will Lead National Tour of Jason Robert Brown's THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
July 23, 2015

Jason Robert Brown's much-loved, though short-lived musical THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, based upon the best-selling novel by Robert James Waller, will soon take its sweeping love story on the road - today, the actors tapped to portray the piece's central love-torn couple have been revealed.
Ahead of Her First Broadway Bow, Meet SPRING AWAKENING's Oscar-Winning Star Marlee MatlinAhead of Her First Broadway Bow, Meet SPRING AWAKENING's Oscar-Winning Star Marlee Matlin
July 21, 2015

As BroadwayWorld first reported this morning, Oscar and Golden Globe-winning actress Marlee Matlin will make her Broadway debut this fall in the upcoming revival of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's beloved musical Spring Awakening as the 'Adult Woman'. In honor of the big news, BWW brings you a look back at some of the highlights from Matlin's career!
Original Cast of BARE to Reunite at 54 Below in Memory of Composer Damon IntrabartoloOriginal Cast of BARE to Reunite at 54 Below in Memory of Composer Damon Intrabartolo
July 16, 2015

Performers from thebeloved Off-Broadway musical BARE will soon come together in honoring its late creator.
Laura Osnes, Caissie Levy, Ruthie Ann Miles & More Set for THE BROADWAY PRINCESS PARTY at 54 BelowLaura Osnes, Caissie Levy, Ruthie Ann Miles & More Set for THE BROADWAY PRINCESS PARTY at 54 Below
July 15, 2015

Some of Broadway's brightest leading ladies will soon bring a little magic to 54 Below.
Following Poor Reviews, British Director Douglas Gordon Takes Pickaxe to Theatre WallsFollowing Poor Reviews, British Director Douglas Gordon Takes Pickaxe to Theatre Walls
July 15, 2015

Following a slew of crushing reviews, Turner Prize-winning director Douglas Gordon took out his frustration on the Manchester's new 25 million HOME theatre - with a pickaxe.
Tony Nominee Bryce Pinkham Returning to A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER This MonthTony Nominee Bryce Pinkham Returning to A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER This Month
July 9, 2015

A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER will welcome back an original Broadway cast member to its murderousfold.
Musical Theatre Historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper Shares 30 Brilliant Reasons to be Excited to See an UnderstudyMusical Theatre Historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper Shares 30 Brilliant Reasons to be Excited to See an Understudy
July 9, 2015

As usual, Jennifer Ashley Tepper puts the history of musical theatre into perfect perspective.
Kristin Chenoweth Returning to ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Tonight Following Afternoon AbsenceKristin Chenoweth Returning to ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Tonight Following Afternoon Absence
July 8, 2015

Kristin Chenoweth may have missed today's matinee of Broadway's ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, but rest assured Roundabout patrons, she'll be back in action as Lily Garland at this evening's performance.
Paul Alexander Nolan to Join Megan McGinnis in DADDY LONG LEGS Off-BroadwayPaul Alexander Nolan to Join Megan McGinnis in DADDY LONG LEGS Off-Broadway
July 8, 2015

Paul Alexander Nolan, star of Broadway's ONCE and DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, will soon make his Off-Broadway debut.
LCT3 Extends New Musical PRELUDES, Starring Nikki M. James & Gabriel EbertLCT3 Extends New Musical PRELUDES, Starring Nikki M. James & Gabriel Ebert
July 6, 2015

Dave Malloy's new musical Preludes, currently playing Off-Broadway at Lincoln Center Theater's Claire Tow Theater, has been extended for an additional two weeks.


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