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UPCOMING RELEASES
The Memory Show - Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording
Release Date: 3/10
The Memory Show - Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording Upcoming Broadway CD
The Sound of Music - 50th Anniversary Edition
Release Date: 3/10
The Sound of Music - 50th Anniversary Edition Upcoming Broadway CD
The Fortress of Solitude - Original Cast Recording
Release Date: 3/24
The Fortress of Solitude - Original Cast Recording Upcoming Broadway CD
Jack the Ripper - Original London Cast Album
Release Date: 3/30
Jack the Ripper - Original London Cast Album Upcoming Broadway CD
Finding Neverland (Songs from the Musical) - Various Artists
Release Date: 4/21
Finding Neverland (Songs from the Musical) - Various Artists Upcoming Broadway CD
Misia - 2015 Studio Cast Recording
Release Date: 5/5
The Golden Apple - First Full Length Recording
Release Date: 5/19
The Golden Apple - First Full Length Recording  Upcoming Broadway CD
BWW CD Reviews: Rachel Potter's NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE Vivacious and HeartfeltBWW CD Reviews: Rachel Potter's NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE Vivacious and Heartfelt

Despite growing up in Texas, I more or less hated country music for most of my life. If only more of it had sounded like Rachel Potter's first full length album NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE. If it had, I may have been a fan of the genre earlier. Mixing in sensibilities of pop and rock, Rachel Potter's brand of country is fresh and bold. Most refreshing of all is that her take on country is uniquely hers. There is no artifice or facade; there's just great music. (more...)
Country-Pop and Stage Star Rachel Potter to Host NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE Album Release Show TomorrowCountry-Pop and Stage Star Rachel Potter to Host NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE Album Release Show Tomorrow

?Country-pop beltress Rachel Potter releases Not So Black And White, March 3rd, 2015, showing off the 'polished pep of her theater training and the twang of her Florida roots." (Rolling Stone Country) Potter became a household name starring on Broadway in Evita and The Addams Family, as well as the national tour of Wicked. She was also a top 12 finalist on The X Factor. (more...)
KISS ME KATE 3D, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, THE BAND WAGON & CALAMITY JANE Blu-rays Out TodayKISS ME KATE 3D, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, THE BAND WAGON & CALAMITY JANE Blu-rays Out Today

Four classic movie musicals are coming to Blu-ray today! (more...)
Olivia Newton-John Releases SUMMER NIGHTS - LIVE IN LAS VEGAS Two-CD Set TodayOlivia Newton-John Releases SUMMER NIGHTS - LIVE IN LAS VEGAS Two-CD Set Today

Four time Grammy Award winner Olivia Newton-John will release a two-CD, 22 song recording of her acclaimed concert 'Summer Nights - Live in Las Vegas,' recorded live at Flamingo Las Vegas today, March 3, 2015, to coincide with her return to the Flamingo for her 2015 concerts. (more...)
Stage Star Ryan Link Releases Debut EP REVERBERATIONS TodayStage Star Ryan Link Releases Debut EP REVERBERATIONS Today

New York City renaissance man Ryan Link releases his debut EP, Reverberations, today, March 3. (more...)
Broadway's ON THE TOWN Releases Two-Disc Cast Album TodayBroadway's ON THE TOWN Releases Two-Disc Cast Album Today

The new Broadway revival of On The Town was recorded in November 2014 for a two-disc cast album to be released by PS Classics. On The Town, which features a book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, music by Leonard Bernstein, and is based on an idea by Jerome Robbins, is currently running at Broadway's Lyric Theatre (213 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036). The album is out today, March 3, at www.PSClassics.com. (more...)
BWW Exclusive: A Sneak Peek at LIBERTY: A MONUMENTAL NEW MUSICAL in the Recording StudioBWW Exclusive: A Sneak Peek at LIBERTY: A MONUMENTAL NEW MUSICAL in the Recording Studio

Following its successful Off-Broadway run at New York City's Theatre 80 in the Fall of 2014, LIBERTY: A MONUMENTAL NEW MUSICAL kicked off a crowdfunding campaign via Indiegogo for their cast recording. Early in 2015 the cast of LIBERTY and its writers went into the studio at John Kilgore Sound & Recording to make a cast album. BroadwayWorld was invited in for a sneak peek and to hear some of the recording as it happened. (more...)
Upcoming CD Releases for March 2015Upcoming CD Releases for March 2015

Check out the latest in upcoming releases of Broadway and theatre related CDs for March, 2015. (more...)
Nellie McKay & Michael Feinstein Sing Standards & New Material For NPR's SONG TRAVELSNellie McKay & Michael Feinstein Sing Standards & New Material For NPR's SONG TRAVELS

Nellie McKay and Michael Feinstein croon classic tunes! (more...)
Photo Flash: Leslie Uggams, Sheldon Epps and More Celebrate Stewart Lane's 'BLACK BROADWAY' at Barnes & NoblePhoto Flash: Leslie Uggams, Sheldon Epps and More Celebrate Stewart Lane's 'BLACK BROADWAY' at Barnes & Noble

Yesterday, February 25, author and six-time Tony Award-winning producer Stewart Lane (La Cage aux Folles, A Gentleman's Guide…, War Horse), was joined by Tony Award winning actress Leslie Uggams (Hallelujah Baby!, On Golden Pond, Thoroughly Modern Millie, King Hedly II), and acclaimed director Sheldon Epps (Baby It's You!, Blues in the Night), for a conversation with Tom Santopietro (The Godfather Effect…, Considering Doris Day, Sinatra in Hollywood) at Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street, to discuss the inspiring account of the tumultuous path that black actors have traveled to reach recognition on the Great White Way. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Disney's INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray Trailer with Meryl Streep's Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'VIDEO: Watch Disney's INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray Trailer with Meryl Streep's Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'

INTO THE WOODS arrived in movie theaters nationwide on Christmas Day and both the Blu-ray and DVD editions are now available for pre-order, as well as a HD digital download, set to be released on March 24, with new information on the bonus features now available. Disney just unveiled a new trailer for the Blu-ray edition, featuring Meryl Steep performing Stephen Sondheim's new song 'She'll Be Back', not featured in the theatrical version. Watch below! (more...)
BWW CD Reviews: Stage Door Records' ANTHONY NEWLEY SINGS 'THE GOOD OLD BAD OLD DAYS!' is InterestingBWW CD Reviews: Stage Door Records' ANTHONY NEWLEY SINGS 'THE GOOD OLD BAD OLD DAYS!' is Interesting

For me, Anthony Newley is Matthew Mugg. It wouldn't be until 2015 that I discovered that Anthony Newley is responsible for some of my favorite music, and that he wrote a ton of material with Leslie Bricusse. This piqued my curiosity in Stage Door Records' release of ANTHONY NEWLEY SINGS " THE GOOD OLD BAD OLD DAYS!," which is an altogether fun and somewhat important album for historical reasons. (more...)
Leslie Uggams, Sheldon Epps and More Celebrate Stewart Lane's 'BLACK BROADWAY' at Barnes & Noble TodayLeslie Uggams, Sheldon Epps and More Celebrate Stewart Lane's 'BLACK BROADWAY' at Barnes & Noble Today

Today, February 25 at 7PM, Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street hosts author and six-time Tony Award-winning producer Stewart Lane (La Cage aux Folles, A Gentleman's Guide..., War Horse), Tony Award winning actress Leslie Uggams (Hallelujah Baby!, On Golden Pond, Thoroughly Modern Millie, King Hedly II), acclaimed Broadway director Sheldon Epps (Baby It's You!, Play On!, Blues in the Night), and author Tom Santopietro (The Godfather Effect..., Considering Doris Day, Sinatra in Hollywood) in a discussion about the inspiring account of the tumultuous path that black actors have traveled to reach recognition on the Great White Way. (more...)
Leslie Uggams, Sheldon Epps and More to Celebrate Stewart Lane's 'BLACK BROADWAY' at Barnes & Noble TomorrowLeslie Uggams, Sheldon Epps and More to Celebrate Stewart Lane's 'BLACK BROADWAY' at Barnes & Noble Tomorrow

On Wednesday, February 25 at 7PM, Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street hosts author and six-time Tony Award-winning producer Stewart Lane (La Cage aux Folles, A Gentleman's Guide…, War Horse), Tony Award winning actress Leslie Uggams (Hallelujah Baby!, On Golden Pond, Thoroughly Modern Millie, King Hedly II), acclaimed Broadway director Sheldon Epps (Baby It's You!, Play On!, Blues in the Night), and author Tom Santopietro (The Godfather Effect…, Considering Doris Day, Sinatra in Hollywood) in a discussion about the inspiring account of the tumultuous path that black actors have traveled to reach recognition on the Great White Way. This special Black History Month event celebrates the release of Lane's new book Black Broadway: African Americans on The Great White Way. (more...)
BWW Reviews: Broadway Records' SIDE SHOW (Original 2014 Broadway Cast Recording) Will Be Stuck With YouBWW Reviews: Broadway Records' SIDE SHOW (Original 2014 Broadway Cast Recording) Will Be Stuck With You

With the tagline "It Will Never Leave You," the much anticipated Broadway revival of SIDE SHOW closed at the St. James Theatre faster than most expected it to. Spanning 26 tracks and totaling 1 hour and 19 minutes worth of music, SIDE SHOW (Original 2014 Broadway Cast Recording) is an album that is sure to be stuck with you! (more...)
THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE Cast Recording Set for Release Next Month; Cover Art, Track List Revealed!THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE Cast Recording Set for Release Next Month; Cover Art, Track List Revealed!

Ghostlight Records will release the original cast album of the world premiere musical THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE on March 24. (more...)
Broadway Records Releases Michael Mott's GONE: THE REMIXES EPBroadway Records Releases Michael Mott's GONE: THE REMIXES EP

Get Michael Mott's new EP now! (more...)
Olivia Newton-John to Release SUMMER NIGHTS - LIVE IN LAS VEGAS Two-CD Set Next MonthOlivia Newton-John to Release SUMMER NIGHTS - LIVE IN LAS VEGAS Two-CD Set Next Month

Four time Grammy Award winner Olivia Newton-John will release a two-CD, 22 song recording of her acclaimed concert 'Summer Nights - Live in Las Vegas,' recorded live at Flamingo Las Vegas on March 3, 2015, to coincide with her return to the Flamingo for her 2015 concerts. (more...)
PBS's August Wilson Documentary THE GROUND ON WHICH I STAND Out Today on DVDPBS's August Wilson Documentary THE GROUND ON WHICH I STAND Out Today on DVD

The DVD is available today, February 24, from PBS Distribution. The documentary is now available to view online. (more...)
SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED: SERIES 2 DVD Out TodaySHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED: SERIES 2 DVD Out Today

SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED now has a sequel! (more...)
THE NIGHT THEY RAIDED MINSKY'S Blu-ray Out TodayTHE NIGHT THEY RAIDED MINSKY'S Blu-ray Out Today

Cult movie musical THE NIGHT THEY RAIDED MINSKY'S is set for its Blu-ray debut today, February 24. (more...)
PS Classics to Release First Full Length Recording of THE GOLDEN APPLE This MayPS Classics to Release First Full Length Recording of THE GOLDEN APPLE This May

According to a listing on PS Classics' website, the first full length recording of THE GOLDEN APPLE is set for release on May 19, 2015. (more...)
THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Featuring Julie Andrews, Gets 50th Anniversary Vinyl, Out Next MonthTHE SOUND OF MUSIC, Featuring Julie Andrews, Gets 50th Anniversary Vinyl, Out Next Month

RAZOR & TIE's new audiophile imprint ANALOG SPARK will launch with the vinyl release of The Sound of Music - 50th Anniversary Edition. The score from Rodgers & Hammerstein's 5-time Academy Award-winning movie musical will be available in a newly-remastered and expanded two disc version on 180-gram vinyl. The original 16-track Grammy Hall Of Fame-inducted RCA Victor soundtrack album will also be available on 180-gram vinyl and super audio CD (SACD), and include the eight-page booklet which accompanied the original vinyl release. All releases will be available on March 10. (more...)
THE LAST FIVE YEARS Movie Tops iTunes Indie Film Chart in Opening WeekendTHE LAST FIVE YEARS Movie Tops iTunes Indie Film Chart in Opening Weekend

Film distributor RADiUS has announced that its new film, THE LAST FIVE YEARS starring Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan which opened Friday to great reviews, scored an impressive $14,014 per screen in limited release for a total theatrical weekend box office of $42,042. (more...)
PS Classics to Debut World Premiere Recording of Vernon Duke Musical MISIA This Spring; Marin Mazzie and More Lend VocalsPS Classics to Debut World Premiere Recording of Vernon Duke Musical MISIA This Spring; Marin Mazzie and More Lend Vocals

According to a listing on their website, PS Classics is set to release the world premiere 2015 Studio Cast Recording MISIA, showcasing the tunes of Vernon Duke, on May 5, 2015. (more...)