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Doctor Zhivago - Original Broadway Cast
Release Date: 8/7
Doctor Zhivago - Original Broadway Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
The Scottsboro Boys - Original London Cast
Release Date: 8/7
The Scottsboro Boys - Original London Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
It Shoulda Been You - Original Broadway Cast
Release Date: 8/14
It Shoulda Been You - Original Broadway Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
Woman of the Year - Lauren Bacall
Release Date: 8/14
Woman of the Year - Lauren Bacall Upcoming Broadway CD
The Beggar's Opera - 1968 London Cast
Release Date: 9/18
The Beggar's Opera - 1968 London Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
The Light Princess - Original Cast
Release Date: 10/9
The Light Princess - Original Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
The Hunchback of Notre Dame - American Premiere Studio Cast
Release Date: 11/20
The Hunchback of Notre Dame - American Premiere Studio Cast Upcoming Broadway CD
SIDE SHOW's Lauren Elder Recording Debut AlbumSIDE SHOW's Lauren Elder Recording Debut Album

Lauren Elder, most recently seen in the Broadway revival of SIDE SHOW, is currently recording her debut album of original music. Written by Lauren, the album is being recorded at Motel Room Studios in Long Island City, and co-produced with Bobby Cronin and Dan Crowley. (more...)
BWW CD Reviews: Broadway Records and Yellow Sound Label's THE VISIT (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is Devastatingly BeautifulBWW CD Reviews: Broadway Records and Yellow Sound Label's THE VISIT (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is Devastatingly Beautiful

Earlier in 2015, the final musical from legendary musical creative team John Kander and Fred Ebb opened at the Lyceum Theatre on Broadway. THE VISIT captivated audiences despite its brief run and lack of Tony Award wins. Now, the unique and devastatingly beautiful score is available from Broadway Records and Yellow Sound Label on THE VISIT (Original Broadway Cast Recording). (more...)
Will Van Dyke & Jeff Talbott Will Release Debut Album Next MonthWill Van Dyke & Jeff Talbott Will Release Debut Album Next Month

The songwriting team of Will Van Dyke and Jeff Talbott is set to release an EP of their songs called A View of the River on Tuesday, September 15, 2015.  They will then follow up the release with a concert of their songs at 54 Below on Monday, September 21, 2015 at 9:30 p.m.   (more...)
BWW CD Reviews: Ghostlight Records' SOMETHING ROTTEN! (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is a Gorgeous Capture of a Simplistic MusicalBWW CD Reviews: Ghostlight Records' SOMETHING ROTTEN! (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is a Gorgeous Capture of a Simplistic Musical

Pretty much all of New York is absolutely in love with SOMETHING ROTTEN!, a new musical comedy with music and lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick and a book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O'Farrell. Now, Ghostlight Records release of the cheerful SOMETHING ROTTEN! (Original Broadway Cast Recording) shares the merriment with the world. (more...)
Upcoming Theater Book Releases for August 2015Upcoming Theater Book Releases for August 2015

Check out the latest in upcoming releases of Broadway and theatre Books and DVDs for August 2015. (more...)
Upcoming CD Releases for August 2015Upcoming CD Releases for August 2015

Check out the latest in upcoming releases of Broadway and theatre related CDs for August, 2015. (more...)
PARIS IN THE SPRINGTIME Now Available For The First Time On DVDPARIS IN THE SPRINGTIME Now Available For The First Time On DVD

A rare original TV musical comes to DVD at last! (more...)
Original 1955 & 1956 PETER PAN Starring Mary Martin Makes Blu-Ray Debut, 8/25Original 1955 & 1956 PETER PAN Starring Mary Martin Makes Blu-Ray Debut, 8/25

Two classic theatrical telecasts make their Blu-ray debut! (more...)
BWW Audio Exclusive: Listen to 'Ashes and Tears' from the DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Cast Recording!BWW Audio Exclusive: Listen to 'Ashes and Tears' from the DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Cast Recording!

The cast of new musical DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, which opened on April 21st and closed on May 10th, 2015 at the Broadway Theatre, hit the recording studio this spring to prepare for the release of the show's original cast recording, out via Broadway Records today, July 31st. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive first listen of 'Ashes and Tears' from the album! (more...)
TCG Publishes Tadashi Suzuki Collection 'CULTURE IS THE BODY'TCG Publishes Tadashi Suzuki Collection 'CULTURE IS THE BODY'

Theatre Communications Group (TCG) is pleased to announce the publication of Culture is the Body, a collection of essays from the revered theatre director, teacher and visionary Tadashi Suzuki, translated by Kameron Steele. (more...)
Disney's DESCENDANTS Soundtrack Available on Walt Disney Records TodayDisney's DESCENDANTS Soundtrack Available on Walt Disney Records Today

Walt Disney Records releases the soundtrack for Disney's 'Descendants' today, July 31, the day the eagerly-anticipated movie premieres on Disney Channel (8:00 p.m. ET/PT). (more...)
BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL LIVE Blu-ray Home Video to Be Released 10/13BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL LIVE Blu-ray Home Video to Be Released 10/13

Universal Studios announces the release of BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL LIVE on Blu-ray on Oct 13, 2015. (more...)
Actress Ebony Jo-Ann to Release New CD 'Please Save Your Love for Me'Actress Ebony Jo-Ann to Release New CD 'Please Save Your Love for Me'

Multiple award-winning theatre, film and television actress, Ebony Jo-Ann releases her new Blues CD, Please Save Your Love for Me on her independent label, Blackgold Production on Friday, September 18th. (more...)
MY STORY, MY DANCE: ROBERT BATTLE'S JOURNEY TO ALVIN AILEY Set for 10/27 ReleaseMY STORY, MY DANCE: ROBERT BATTLE'S JOURNEY TO ALVIN AILEY Set for 10/27 Release

MY STORY, MY DANCE: Robert Battle's Journey to Alvin Ailey is the inspiring story of a boy who, despite physical and personal challenges, has a life filled with music, church, and movement - first martial arts, and then, after seeing Alvin Ailey's Revelations, dance. (more...)
Official Update: HAMILTON Book to Hit the Shelves This Coming SpringOfficial Update: HAMILTON Book to Hit the Shelves This Coming Spring

From the page to the stage -- to the page again. (more...)
Karyn Levitt's 'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook' Set for Release in OctoberKaryn Levitt's 'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook' Set for Release in October

'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook,' the debut CD from soprano actress Karyn Levitt, will be available from Roven Records on October 30. From her rich collaboration with world-renowned Brecht translator Eric Bentley, Levitt sings over 20 Brecht-Eisler songs in English translation, all rarely-heard and many never-before recorded until now. Bentley adapted the song texts (poems and theater ballads by Brecht) from their original German into English, unlocking Eisler's starkly beautiful songs for English-speaking audiences. 'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook' is produced by four-time Emmy award winner Glen Roven. (more...)
Barbara Cook Memoir to Hit Shelves at Last in 2016?Barbara Cook Memoir to Hit Shelves at Last in 2016?

Back in 2011, it was announenced that Broadway living legend Barbara Cook would collaborate with New York Times theatre critic Charles Isherwood on a memoir. The book never made it to the shelves for its previously announced fall 2012 release, but now it seems that fans might still have reason to rejoice. According to Amazon, the still untitled memoir will be released by HarperCollins on May 16, 2016. (more...)
Ann Miller In MULHOLLAND DRIVE On Criterion Collection, Out 10/27Ann Miller In MULHOLLAND DRIVE On Criterion Collection, Out 10/27

Ann Miller in a modern movie classic! (more...)
Lea DeLaria's New Album 'HOUSE OF DAVID' Hits Stores TodayLea DeLaria's New Album 'HOUSE OF DAVID' Hits Stores Today

Ghostlight Records presents the innovative new album from LEA DeLARIA, 'House of David: delaria + bowie = jazz', which boldly reexamines the work of music icon David Bowie. It is available in digital formats and physically in stores today, July 24. (more...)
LUCKY STIFF, Starring Jason Alexader & Nikki M. James, Hits Theaters, VOD TodayLUCKY STIFF, Starring Jason Alexader & Nikki M. James, Hits Theaters, VOD Today

Veteran independent film distributor Richard Abramowitz announced that his company Abramorama, will release LUCKY STIFF in New York City today, July 24th. The Orchard will compliment the theatrical release by making the film available to all U.S. and Canadian cable, satellite and digital platforms for a simultaneous day and date release. (more...)
WAITRESS Songwriter Sara Bareilles and More Set for BAM's 2015 UNBOUND LineupWAITRESS Songwriter Sara Bareilles and More Set for BAM's 2015 UNBOUND Lineup

EAT PRAY LOVE author Elizabeth Gilbert, THE THEATER OF WAR writer Bryan Dowries, WAITRESS songwriter and pop star Sara Bareilles, feminist writer and activist Gloria Steinem and singer-songwriter Elvis Costello are set for BAM's 2015 UNBOUND lineup (more...)
Tori Amos' New Musical THE LIGHT PRINCESS to Receive Cast Recording; Release Date Announced!Tori Amos' New Musical THE LIGHT PRINCESS to Receive Cast Recording; Release Date Announced!

Mercury Classics/Universal Music Classics is set to release the cast album of The Light Princess on October 9.  Called 'magical' by the UK's Independent, the musical by Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson debuted at the National Theatre in London in the fall of 2013.  (more...)
Joe Iconis' New Musical BE MORE CHILL to Receive Cast RecordingJoe Iconis' New Musical BE MORE CHILL to Receive Cast Recording

Ghostlight Records will record the Original Cast Album of Be More Chill, the new musical which recently had its world premiere production at Two River Theater, Red Bank, NJ. Be More Chill has music and lyrics by Joe Iconis, book by Joe Tracz and is based on the novel by Ned Vizzini. The show was directed by Stephen Brackett with Chase Brock serving as choreographer. Also available on Ghostlight is the cast recording of Things To Ruin - The Songs of Joe Iconis and The Joe Iconis Rock and Roll Jamboree. To sign up for updates on Be More Chill, visit www.sh-k-boom.com/be-more-chill. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Sally Ann Howes Chats MY FAIR LADY in Clip from THE GOLDEN AGE Film TrilogySTAGE TUBE: Sally Ann Howes Chats MY FAIR LADY in Clip from THE GOLDEN AGE Film Trilogy

In honor of Sally Ann Howes' birthday, Rick McKay, the producer/director of THE GOLDEN AGE FILM TRILOGY, just unveiled a clip of Howes from the documentary film series in which she talks about Rex Harrison's frustration with young actresses playing Eliza in MY FAIR LADY, and why, at the end of his career, he wanted Howes to come back and play the role one more time. Watch below! (more...)
BWW TV: Brian d'Arcy James, John Cariani, Christian Borle and More Celebrate SOMETHING ROTTEN! Album ReleaseBWW TV: Brian d'Arcy James, John Cariani, Christian Borle and More Celebrate SOMETHING ROTTEN! Album Release

Ghostlight Records celebrated this week's physical CD release of the Something Rotten! Original Broadway Cast Album with a special in-store performance and CD signing at Barnes & Noble last week on July 16. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big event and brings you highlights from the performance below! Plus, check out photos here! (more...)




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