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UPCOMING RELEASES
War Paint
Release Date: 5/26
War Paint Upcoming Broadway CD
Holiday Inn
Release Date: 6/2
Holiday Inn Upcoming Broadway CD
Blondel: Original London Cast
Release Date: 6/2
Blondel: Original London Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
Amelie - A New Musical
Release Date: 6/9
Amelie - A New Musical Upcoming Broadway CD
Anastasia
Release Date: 6/9
Anastasia Upcoming Broadway CD
In Transit
Release Date: 6/9
In Transit Upcoming Broadway CD
2017 Tony Awards Season Album
Release Date: 6/9
2017 Tony Awards Season Album Upcoming Broadway CD
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (OBCR)
Release Date: 6/23
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (OBCR) Upcoming Broadway CD
Bandstand
Release Date: 6/23
Bandstand Upcoming Broadway CD
Wind in the Willows / O.L.C.
Release Date: 6/23
Wind in the Willows / O.L.C. Upcoming Broadway CD
Lightning Thief - Percy Jackson Musical
Release Date: 6/30
Lightning Thief - Percy Jackson Musical Upcoming Broadway CD
The View UpStairs
Release Date: 8/11
The View UpStairs Upcoming Broadway CD
People Like Us
Release Date: 12/31
People Like Us  Upcoming Broadway CD
The SpongeBob Musical
Release Date: 12/31
The SpongeBob Musical Upcoming Broadway CD
Kurt Vonnegut’s God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater
Release Date: 12/31
Kurt Vonnegut’s God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater Upcoming Broadway CD
Kid Victory
Release Date: 12/31
Kid Victory Upcoming Broadway CD
Sunday in the Park With George - 2017 Revival Cast
Release Date: 12/31
Sunday in the Park With George - 2017 Revival Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
Broadway's Brenda Braxton Releases THE LITTLE BLACK BOOK OF STAGE ETIQUETTEBroadway's Brenda Braxton Releases THE LITTLE BLACK BOOK OF STAGE ETIQUETTE

Tony nominated Broadway actress and entrepreneur Brenda Braxton will celebrate the release of her first self-published title, The Little Black Book of Back Stage Etiquette, with a book signing at the Metropolitan Room (34 W. 22nd Street, NYC) on June 6th, 2017 from 2pm-5 pm. (more...)
Patti LaBelle's New Jazz Album BEL HOMMAGE Hits No. 2 on Billboard's Top Current Jazz ChartPatti LaBelle's New Jazz Album BEL HOMMAGE Hits No. 2 on Billboard's Top Current Jazz Chart

The legendary Patti LaBelle marked an impressive debut with her first Jazz release, Bel Hommage, on her label imprint GPE Records, in partnership with Sony Red. (more...)
Broadway Alum Joshua Kobak Releases OH THE EFFEN PLACES YOU'LL EFFEN GO Illustrated BookBroadway Alum Joshua Kobak Releases OH THE EFFEN PLACES YOU'LL EFFEN GO Illustrated Book

Joshua Kobak (RENT, TARZAN, FUERZA BRUTA, AMERICAN IDIOT, SPIDERMAN TURN OFF THE DARK) has been a few 'effen' places: from Broadway stages performing over 23 parts in 5 shows, to touring the continent 3 times on his motorcycle while performing in Broadway National Tours, to ultimately dealing with injuries that expanded his personal inner journey more vastly than the physical adventures he had taken. (more...)
BWW CD Review: NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is Multifaceted and RivetingBWW CD Review: NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is Multifaceted and Riveting

Inspired by a 70-page sliver of the sprawling 1215-page tome War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy, Dave Malloy's NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 is an all-encompassing feat of musical theater. Now, Reprise Records has released the sterling and elaborate NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 (Original Broadway Cast Recording). (more...)
Tony Yazbeck, Christopher Jackson, Tituss Burgess, Julia Murney and More Sing Broadway Lullabies on New AlbumTony Yazbeck, Christopher Jackson, Tituss Burgess, Julia Murney and More Sing Broadway Lullabies on New Album

This June, Broadway babies Vasthy Mompoint (Rocky; The Spongebob Musical) and Jen Malenke (Into The Woods; Disney's High School Musical), the founders and creators of the much-needed industry service Broadway Babysitters, will release an album of children's lullabies entitled 'Broadway Lullabies.' (more...)
WAR PAINT Cast Recording Available for Pre-Order; Receive Two Singles Today!WAR PAINT Cast Recording Available for Pre-Order; Receive Two Singles Today!

Ghostlight Records will release the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical WAR PAINT – starring two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole – in digital formats on Friday, May 26. The CD version will be available online and in stores in mid-July. The musical, currently running at the Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street), played a sold-out run in Chicago last summer where it became the most successful show in Goodman Theatre's history. WAR PAINT is nominated for four 2017 Tony Awards, including “Best Actress in a Musical” for both of the leading ladies. Starting today, May 19, customers that pre-order the album via Apple Music will immediately receive the second single “If I'd Been A Man” – the stirring duet between LuPone and Ebersole – in addition to the previously available single “Back on Top.” (more...)
AMELIE Original Broadway Cast Recording Now Available to Purchase or StreamAMELIE Original Broadway Cast Recording Now Available to Purchase or Stream

Producers are thrilled to announce the release today of the Original Broadway Cast Recording of AMELIE, A NEW MUSICAL by Warner Music, available digitally to purchase or stream at https://w.lnk.to/amelie. The CD will be released on Friday, June 9, 2017 and is available to pre-order.  (more...)
The Soul Gatherer at The Stone Cottage TheatreThe Soul Gatherer at The Stone Cottage Theatre

The Soul Gatherer is presented by MBS Productions at the Stone Cottage Theatre, Addison Conference & Theatre Center, June 1 - July 2, 2017. (more...)
Award-Winning Film TOUCHING THE VOID to be Screened LIVEAward-Winning Film TOUCHING THE VOID to be Screened LIVE

The Bafta Award-winning film Touching the Void will return to the big screen on Sunday 18 June for one night only. A world premiere, composer Alex Heffes, a long-time collaborator of director Kevin Macdonald, will bring his brilliant and dramatic score to life in a live presentation of the whole film with a 60-piece orchestra at the Barbican Hall in London. (more...)
Jason Aaron Goldberg's MAIN DRAG Wins Purple Skies AwardJason Aaron Goldberg's MAIN DRAG Wins Purple Skies Award

The "My True Colors Festival" has awarded playwright Jason Aaron Goldberg with the Purple Skies Award for his play MAIN DRAG and will present three developmental readings during the upcoming festival in June. (more...)
Robert Icke to Join Duncan Macmillan in 1984 Discussion at Drama Book ShopRobert Icke to Join Duncan Macmillan in 1984 Discussion at Drama Book Shop

The Drama Book Shop has announced that acclaimed playwright and director Robert Icke will join his 1984 collaborator Duncan Macmillan for the previously announced discussion and signing on Thursday, May 25th. (more...)
Photo Flash: Find Your Voice! SPEECH & DEBATE Film Unveils New PosterPhoto Flash: Find Your Voice! SPEECH & DEBATE Film Unveils New Poster

Sycamore Pictures (Begin Again, The Hollars, The Way Way Back) has just revealed new artwork for the hit teen comedy SPEECH & DEBATE, which is now available for rental on iTunes for $3.99. Scroll down for a look at the new poster! (more...)
William Daniels to Chat, Sign 'THERE I GO AGAIN' Memoir at Drama Book ShopWilliam Daniels to Chat, Sign 'THERE I GO AGAIN' Memoir at Drama Book Shop

The Drama Book Shop will welcome celebrated actor of stage and screen, William Daniels (1776, Boy Meets World, St. Elsewhere) for a discussion to celebrate the publication of his new memoir, There I Go Again. Daniels will sit down with playwright and Drama Book Shop Events Manager Steven Carl McCasland for an intimate conversation about his life on stage and off.  (more...)
FIRST LISTEN: Complete Cast Recording of NATAHSA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812FIRST LISTEN: Complete Cast Recording of NATAHSA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812

Vulture has today shared a first listen to the two-disc cast recording of Broadway's NATAHSA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812, starring Tony nominees Josh Groban and Denee Benton. (more...)
BWW CD Review: GROUNDHOG DAY THE MUSICAL (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is Charmingly AnimatedBWW CD Review: GROUNDHOG DAY THE MUSICAL (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is Charmingly Animated

A musical adaptation of 1993's Groundhog Day starring Bill Murray and written by Danny Rubin and Harold Ramis may not seem like the most plumb choice for Broadway. However, the show's score and lyrics by Tim Minchin will make audiences reconsider any doubts they may have had. (more...)
BWW Review: IVY GET YOUR GUN  by Cindy BrownBWW Review: IVY GET YOUR GUN by Cindy Brown

With its short, pithy chapters and heaping helpings of humor, IVY GET YOUR GUN arrives just in time for your summer reading list! (more...)
BWW CD Review: Melia Watras Reveals The Power of '26' StringsBWW CD Review: Melia Watras Reveals The Power of '26' Strings

The much-neglected viola finally gets its due (more...)
BWW CD Review: HELLO, DOLLY! (The New Broadway Cast Recording) is Wonderfully Vibrant and CheerfulBWW CD Review: HELLO, DOLLY! (The New Broadway Cast Recording) is Wonderfully Vibrant and Cheerful

As a whole, HELLO, DOLLY! (The New Broadway Cast Recording) is wonderfully vibrant and cheerful. From opening to close, this music-this album-is just as giddy for you to listen to it as you are to hear it. (more...)
VIDEO: See Patti LuPone Sing 'Back on Top' in the Recording Studio; WAR PAINT Cast Album Out This Month!VIDEO: See Patti LuPone Sing 'Back on Top' in the Recording Studio; WAR PAINT Cast Album Out This Month!

Ghostlight Records will release the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical War Paint - starring two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole - in digital formats on Friday, May 26. The CD version will be available online and in stores in mid-July. Watch a teaser for the album's single 'Back on Top' below, and for more information on the album, visit www.sh-k-boom.com/war-paint! (more...)
Photo Flash: W.Bruce Cameron Celebrates the Release of A DOG'S WAY HOMEPhoto Flash: W.Bruce Cameron Celebrates the Release of A DOG'S WAY HOME

Last night, W.Bruce Cameron (A Dog's Purpose, Eight Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter) held a launch party for his latest book, A Dog's Way Home. Coinciding with the release, the party was held at the Jamaica Inn in Marina Del Rey, California.  Notable attendees included Tony Winner Marissa Jaret-Winokur, 3x Golden Globe winning Executive Producer and Writer Cindy Chupak.  (more...)
TCG Publishes Off-Broadway, Broadway and Upcoming West End Play OSLOTCG Publishes Off-Broadway, Broadway and Upcoming West End Play OSLO

Theatre Communications Group (TCG) has announced the publication of Oslo by J. T. Rogers. The world premiere of the play was produced Off-Broadway at the Newhouse Theater at Lincoln Center, garnering mass critical acclaim. It transferred to Broadway in the spring of 2017 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater also at Lincoln Center. (more...)
Groove with the 2017 Nominees! First Ever Tony Award Season Compilation Album Out This JuneGroove with the 2017 Nominees! First Ever Tony Award Season Compilation Album Out This June

Tony Award Productions and Broadway Records have announced the first ever Tony Award Season compilation album to be released on CD and digitally at most major music retailers including Barnes & Noble and iTunes/Apple Music on June 9, 2017. (more...)
Gabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New Album DREAM AGO at PangeaGabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New Album DREAM AGO at Pangea

Gabrielle Stravelli - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter called an "outstanding singer" by The Wall Street Journal and "hotter than the equator" by The Village Voice - will celebrate her recent album Dream Ago at Pangea (178 Second Avenue in New York) on Friday, June 9 at 7:00 PM.  (more...)
Announcing the MORRISTOWN FESTIVAL OF BOOKS Summer Spotlight with Emma StraubAnnouncing the MORRISTOWN FESTIVAL OF BOOKS Summer Spotlight with Emma Straub

The 2017 Morristown Festival of Books kicks off with its Summer Spotlight series on Tuesday June 6th, featuring best-selling author Emma Straub (The Vacationers, Modern Lovers) in conversation with fellow novelist Elisabeth Egan. The presentation, Q&A, and book signing will be held at the Morris Museum's Bickford Theatre in Morristown, New Jersey. (more...)
BWW CD Review: Beth Levin Romances the KeysBWW CD Review: Beth Levin Romances the Keys

Known for embracing both the traditional and contemporary repertoire (more...)