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Granddaughter of Maria Von Trapp Calls Gaga's OSCAR Performance 'Exquisite'Granddaughter of Maria Von Trapp Calls Gaga's OSCAR Performance 'Exquisite'
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


BWW TV: Inside Rehearsal for THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's Spring Run at Paper Mill Playhouse!BWW TV: Inside Rehearsal for THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's Spring Run at Paper Mill Playhouse!
Posted: Feb. 24, 2015


VIDEO: Meryl Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'!VIDEO: Meryl Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'!
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Andrew Rannells & Jimmy Fallon Audition for GLEE's Series FinaleVIDEO: Watch Andrew Rannells & Jimmy Fallon Audition for GLEE's Series Finale
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!
Posted: Mar. 1, 2015


BREAKING NEWS: It's Official, HAMILTON Sets Broadway Dates for July Previews, August OpeningBREAKING NEWS: It's Official, HAMILTON Sets Broadway Dates for July Previews, August Opening
Posted: Feb. 24, 2015


Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'
Posted: Mar. 1, 2015


Academy Issue Statement on Joan Rivers Omission from 'In Memoriam' TributeAcademy Issue Statement on Joan Rivers Omission from 'In Memoriam' Tribute
Posted: Feb. 23, 2015


VIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer BattleVIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer Battle
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


One Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street YOne Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street Y
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Exclusive Photo Flash: More of Vanessa Hudgens & Company of Broadway-Bound GIGI; Box Office Opens Today!Exclusive Photo Flash: More of Vanessa Hudgens & Company of Broadway-Bound GIGI; Box Office Opens Today!
Posted: Feb. 23, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


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'
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


Neil Patrick Harris Responds to His OSCARS CriticsNeil Patrick Harris Responds to His OSCARS Critics
Posted: Feb. 23, 2015


FIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in Upcoming THE DANISH GIRLFIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in Upcoming THE DANISH GIRL
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Miranda Sings Quits Youtube; Announces Book Plans!STAGE TUBE: Miranda Sings Quits Youtube; Announces Book Plans!
Posted: Feb. 25, 2015


Up on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLANDUp on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLAND
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


Photo Flash: First Look at New Musical ZUCCOTTI PARK, Directed by Luis SalgadoPhoto Flash: First Look at New Musical ZUCCOTTI PARK, Directed by Luis Salgado
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Zuccotti Park, a new musical about the human side of economics has been selected for the final rounds of Venus/Adonis 2015 Festival after running to a full house all four performances. The festival has extended the run and its final performance will take place at The Robert Moss Theatre at Wednesday March 4th at 8:30pm. Produced by Salgado Productions and directed by Broadway's Luis Salgado (In The Heights, Rocky). Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action!


BWW Flashback: Farewell to Carole! Tony Winner Jessie Mueller Enters Final Week of Performances in BEAUTIFULBWW Flashback: Farewell to Carole! Tony Winner Jessie Mueller Enters Final Week of Performances in BEAUTIFUL
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Award-winning Canadian actress Chilina Kennedy, who made her Broadway debut as 'Mary Magdalene' in Jesus Christ Superstar, has nabbed the title role in Beautiful-The Carole King Musical, the smash hit musical about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter. Kennedy begins performances on March 7, 2015, succeeding Tony Award-winner Jessie Mueller, who will play her final performance in Beautiful later this week on March 6 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street). Below, we tribute Mueller's final week of performances with a special flashback of her journey with the show.


WICKED's Alli Mauzey to Perform at Garner Performing Arts Center, 3/6WICKED's Alli Mauzey to Perform at Garner Performing Arts Center, 3/6
by BWW News Desk (Raleigh)

(3/2/2015) - Alli Mauzey, a Californian who achieved stardom on Broadway as Glinda in 'Wicked,' feels like she is coming home for Friday's performance in Garner's Broadway Voices concert series.


Jamie Birkett to Host West End Workshops This EasterJamie Birkett to Host West End Workshops This Easter
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(3/2/2015) - West End star Jamie Birkett is visiting the region this Easter to run a series of workshops for budding performers.


Megan Hilty and Seth Rudetsky to Headline DTC's Centerstage 2015 GalaMegan Hilty and Seth Rudetsky to Headline DTC's Centerstage 2015 Gala
by BWW News Desk (Dallas)

(3/2/2015) - Dallas Theater Center announced today Megan Hilty and Seth Rudetsky will headline Centerstage 2015 on Saturday, May 9. Chaired by Yvette Ostolaza, with Underwriting Chair Kersten Rettig and Honorary Chair Jeanne Marie Clossey, Centerstage 2015 will take place at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre, which will be transformed for the evening.


USITT Seeks 2015-16 Board MenteesUSITT Seeks 2015-16 Board Mentees
by BWW News Desk (Salt Lake City)

(3/2/2015) - Young professionals and students interested in non-profit arts administration can gain valuable experience through USITT's Board Mentorship program.


A LA CARTE: A FEAST OF NEW PLAYS to Run 4/9-5/2 at Workshop Theater CompanyA LA CARTE: A FEAST OF NEW PLAYS to Run 4/9-5/2 at Workshop Theater Company
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Food is a prism to look into love and sex, conflict and life in the six short plays of 'A la Carte: a Feast of New Plays,' to be presented by WorkShop Theater Company, 312 West 36th Street, from April 9 to May 2. Short works of various genres by Allan Knee, Dana Leslie Goldstein, Laurie Graff, Laura Hirschberg, Gary Giovanetti and Scott C. Sickles will be presented. Leslie Kincaid Burby directs the entire evening.


BWW Reviews: DIAL 'M' FOR MURDER - Another Exciting Murder Mystery at GLTBWW Reviews: DIAL 'M' FOR MURDER - Another Exciting Murder Mystery at GLT
by Roy Berko (Cleveland)

(3/2/2015) - Mystery books are the second highest money-making genre in literature, only exceeded by Romance/Erotica. They are the highest rated television demand topic.


Hackensack High School to Welcome Rick Lyon for AN AVENUE Q & A, 3/13Hackensack High School to Welcome Rick Lyon for AN AVENUE Q & A, 3/13
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(3/2/2015) - Hackensack High School will be hosting Broadway actor Rick Lyon for An Avenue Q & A on Friday, March 13 at 7:00pm in the school auditorium.


INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis -  3/2INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/2
by BWW Special Coverage

(3/2/2015) - Welcome to this week's edition of our new WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS, part of our new Industry Insights section that will feature insider industry information, commentary and insights! Read on for all the weekly grosses statistics for the movers and shakers from the latest grosses, 3/1/2015.


BWW TV: The Raven is Back- Watch Extended Clip from NEVERMORE!BWW TV: The Raven is Back- Watch Extended Clip from NEVERMORE!
by BroadwayWorld TV

(3/2/2015) - NEVERMORE - The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe, a unique theatrical experience combining haunting music, poetic storytelling, and stunning stagecraft to tell the fascinating and moving life story of iconic American writer Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), is currently playing at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues). Check out an extended scene from the show below!


Dream Builders Extends Terri Mateer's A KIND SHOT Through May 2Dream Builders Extends Terri Mateer's A KIND SHOT Through May 2
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Dream Builders announces the extension of Terri Mateer's A KIND SHOT through May 2 at Davenport Theatre. Previews began January 16 with opening night on Friday, January 23. Now, additional performances have been added April 3 - May 2.


The Rockettes Preview NEW YORK SPRING SPECTACULAR At Knicks GameThe Rockettes Preview NEW YORK SPRING SPECTACULAR At Knicks Game
by Pat Cerasaro

(3/2/2015) - Preview the showstopping opening number of the new Radio City spectacular!


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
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - ?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.


Steve Vinovich to Star as LBJ in Texas Premiere of ALL THE WAY at ZACH Theatre This SpringSteve Vinovich to Star as LBJ in Texas Premiere of ALL THE WAY at ZACH Theatre This Spring
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - ZACH Theatre announces the full cast for the upcoming Texas Premiere of 2014 Tony Award - winning play All The Way by Robert Schenkkan, based on Lyndon Baines Johnson's first year as President of the United States. ZACH Theatre Producing Artistic Director DAVE STEAKLEY will direct at the Topfer Theatre on the Karen Kuykendall stage April 8 - May 10, 2015. Noted Broadway, film, and television actor STEVE VINOVICH will star as President Lyndon Baines Johnson. Mr. Vinovich performed the role of Rep. Emanuel Cellar in the Broadway production of All The Way and was the understudy to Bryan Cranston as LBJ.


Top 5 Kisses In GLEE History RevealedTop 5 Kisses In GLEE History Revealed
by Pat Cerasaro

(3/2/2015) - Relive all the romance before you kiss GLEE goodbye forever!


This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 3/2/2015This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 3/2/2015
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(3/2/2015) - This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld.com for 3/2/2015.


MBS Productions to Present World Premiere of HOTEL CALIFORNIA, 3/26-4/19MBS Productions to Present World Premiere of HOTEL CALIFORNIA, 3/26-4/19
by BWW News Desk (Dallas)

(3/2/2015) - Every once in a while a theatre production emerges that defies the standard board of fare to which we've grown accustomed. MBS Productions upcoming World Premiere of the latest original work by playwright Bretton B. Holmes titled Hotel California is one such example.


Photo Flash: Playwright Beth Henley Visits TACT's ABUNDANCE Off-BroadwayPhoto Flash: Playwright Beth Henley Visits TACT's ABUNDANCE Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Playwright Beth Henley was in the audience on Saturday night (February 28) to see TACT's production of her play, ABUNDANCE. The cast was not told she was there until after the show and were thrilled to meet her. Scroll down to see her beaming backstage with the cast!


LES MISERABLES UK Unveils Several Stunning New PostersLES MISERABLES UK Unveils Several Stunning New Posters
by Pat Cerasaro (UK / West End)

(3/2/2015) - LES MIZ shows off its artistic side with some sensational new promotional posters!


Amy Spanger to Perform Live at Birdland, 3/16Amy Spanger to Perform Live at Birdland, 3/16
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - On March 16th at 7 pm, Amy Spanger brings her solo show to Birdland.


Tickets To West End KINKY BOOTS Now On Sale & New Website LaunchedTickets To West End KINKY BOOTS Now On Sale & New Website Launched
by Pat Cerasaro (UK / West End)

(3/2/2015) - KINKY BOOTS is coming to the West End!


BWW Reviews: Six-Time Tony Award Winner Audra McDonald Returns to Celebrity SeriesBWW Reviews: Six-Time Tony Award Winner Audra McDonald Returns to Celebrity Series
by Nancy Grossman (Boston)

(3/2/2015) - Audra McDonald has picked up two more Tony Awards since her last appearance at the Celebrity Series of Boston in 2011. Accompanied by her music director Andy Einhorn on piano, Gene Lewin on drums, and Dave Phillips on bass, McDonald gave the sold-out Symphony Hall audience an evening of stars, moon, and rainbow.


Kristin Chenoweth Stays Glam Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYKristin Chenoweth Stays Glam Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by Pat Cerasaro

(3/2/2015) - Kristin Chenoweth shares a look backstage at ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY!


AN OCTOROON Extends Again Off-Broadway Through March 29AN OCTOROON Extends Again Off-Broadway Through March 29
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Due to popular demand, Theatre for A New Audience's production of Soho Rep.'s An Octoroon has been extended again and will play through March 29, Theatre for a New Audience Founding Artistic Director Jeffrey Horowitz announced.


NKOTB Jordan Knight Becomes Newest Franchisee of Retro FitnessNKOTB Jordan Knight Becomes Newest Franchisee of Retro Fitness
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(3/2/2015) - For Retro Fitness, membership rates aren't the only thing that's 'retro.' The leading national low-cost, high-value fitness chain announced today that New Kids On The Block front man Jordan Knight has signed a franchise agreement to convert his existing Cranston, R.I. gym, Fit World, into a Retro Fitness.


BWW Reviews: ALTAR BOYZ 10th Anniversary Reunion Concert is Soul Lifting FunBWW Reviews: ALTAR BOYZ 10th Anniversary Reunion Concert is Soul Lifting Fun
by David Clarke (Cabaret)

(3/2/2015) - ALTAR BOYZ opened Off-Broadway at Stage 4 of Dodger Stages on March 1, 2005. The award-winning, hit musical comedy closed after 2,032 regular performances on January 10, 2010. For two very special performances at 54 Below on March 1, 2015, actors who played the now iconic fictional Christian boy band took to the stage to celebrate the show's 10th anniversary with pizzazz, wit, and a whole lot of harmonizing.


BWW Exclusive: August Wilson in WaterfordBWW Exclusive: August Wilson in Waterford
by National Theater Institute (Blogs)

(3/2/2015) - Tony- and Pulitzer-winning playwright August Wilson developed six plays the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center: Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Fences, Seven Guitars, Joe Turner's Come and Gone, The Piano Lesson, and Two Trains Running. In celebration of the PBS American Masters documentary 'August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand', RISK AGAIN! shares excerpts from The O'Neill: Transformation of Modern American Theater.


BWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town HallBWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town Hall
by Tyler Peterson

(3/2/2015) - Beloved Tony and Oliver winning actress Lea Salonga will soon be returning to New York.


BWW Exclusive: Previously Unreleased Track from THE SOUND OF MUSIC 50th Anniversary SoundtrackBWW Exclusive: Previously Unreleased Track from THE SOUND OF MUSIC 50th Anniversary Soundtrack
by Matt Tamanini

(3/2/2015) - Today, BroadwayWorld is proud debut a previously unreleased track from THE SOUND OF MUSIC 50th Anniversary Soundtrack. The track is titled 'Goodbye Maria/How Can Love Survive Waltz', which ties-in musical themes from the melody of 'Edelweiss.'




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