Theatre + Broadway News
STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from La Mirada's CARRIE THE MUSICAL!|
by Stage Tube (Los Angeles)
(3/29/2015) - La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman, and The Transfer Group present the Los Angeles premiere of the all-new, reimagined, environmental and completely immersive theater production of the legendary musical CARRIE THE MUSICAL. Check out highlights from the show below!
STAGE TUBE: Meet the Boys of FINDING NEVERLAND!
by Stage Tube
(3/29/2015) - Meet The Llewelyn Davies Boys (Aidan Gemme, Alex Dreier, Sawyer Nunes, Christopher Paul Richards) of Finding Neverland in this peek behind the scenes below!
Phoenix Theatre Presents One-Man Show BUYER AND CELLAR
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)
(3/29/2015) - The mega-watt star power of Toby Yatso (Mary Poppins, Avenue Q) shines through yet again as he partners with director Ron May in Phoenix Theatre's one-man show, Buyer and Cellar!
Gulfshore Playhouse to Close 2014-2015 Season with THE LIAR by David Ives
by BWW News Desk (Ft. Myers/Naples)
(3/29/2015) - ?Gulfshore Playhouse will close their 2014-2015 season with The Liar by David Ives, based on the comedy by Pierre Corneille, playing April 4th through 26th, with $30 preview performances on April 2nd and 3rd.
Craig Zadan Offers Update On Next NBC Live Musical: 'One Will Be Coming For The Holidays'; Announcement Monday?
by Pat Cerasaro
(3/29/2015) - Will it be THE WIZ or THE MUSIC MAN or maybe something else entirely?!
Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Picks for March 30-April 5, Featuring Patti LuPone, Jeremy Jordan, and More!
by Louisa Brady
(3/29/2015) - Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: NAMT Songwriter Spotlight Featuring Adam Gwon, Greg Hildreth, Kate Wetherhead, & More; 54 Sings Chess; Patti LuPone: The Lady with the Torch; After Midnight Reunion Concert; and Broadway Loves Sam Smith Featuring Jeremy Jordan, Ben Platt, and More.
In the Spotlight Series: Company of Broadway's SKYLIGHT
by Walter McBride
(3/29/2015) - Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the company in the BroadwayWorld.com series 'In The Spotlight' by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride!
Hottest Articles on BWWFitnessWorld.com for 3/22/2015 - 3/29/2015
by BWW (Fitness)
(3/29/2015) - Hottest Articles on BWWFitnessWorld.com from 3/22/2015 - 3/29/2015.
Hottest Articles on BWWTravelWorld.com for 3/22/2015 - 3/29/2015
by BWW (Travel)
(3/29/2015) - Hottest Articles on BWWTravelWorld.com from 3/22/2015 - 3/29/2015.
BWW Reviews: THREE LIONS, St James Theatre, March 26 2015
by Laura Jones (UK / West End)
(3/29/2015) - In Three Lions, writer William Gaminara asks a very simple question - what happened in the Swiss hotel when David Cameron, Prince William and David Beckham gearing up for the World Cup 2018 bid? The result is a farcical comedy, which had the audience laughing loudly in the St James Theatre auditorium.
BWW Reviews: CREDITORS, Brockley Jack Theatre, March 26 2015
by Gary Naylor (UK Regional)
(3/29/2015) - Gary Naylor sees a claustrophobic examination of personalities on the edge of cracking, incapable of occupying the same space, yet lost without each other.
Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - 3/28 Part 2 - Halle Berry Visits CINDERELLA, SOMETHING ROTTEN Takes First #SIP, and More!
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)
(3/29/2015) - BroadwayWorld collected as many of yesterday's evening Saturday Intermission Pics as we could to bring you Part 2 of our March 28 #SIP round-up! Check out Part 1 HERE.
Tony Award-Winner Gene Saks Has Died at Age 93
by BWW News Desk
(3/29/2015) - Tony Award-winner Gene Saks, famous for directing Neil Simon plays, died of pneumonia on Saturday in his home in East Hampton, NY. He was 93.
Photo Coverage: A CHORUS LINE Opens at the John W. Engeman Theater at Nortport
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy (Long Island)
(3/29/2015) - The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for A CHORUS LINE. Performances began on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:00pm and run through May 10, 2015. BroadwayWorld brings you opening night photos from the production below!
The Human Race Theatre Company Announces 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk (Dayton)
(3/29/2015) - Dayton's premier professional regional theatre company, The Human Race Theatre Company, announces the lineup of productions and add-ons for its 29th season, filled with titles and authors that are familiar to theatre lovers and general audiences alike. The season begins in September 2015.
Barry Humphries 2015 Adelaide Cabaret Festival Program Announced
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Adelaide)
(3/29/2015) - ?Other F words within cooee of this year's Adelaide Cabaret Festival are fabulous, funny, frisky, fantastic and, of course, Fedora!
Eastern Connecticut State University Presents JOHNSONVILLE
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)
(3/29/2015) - Eastern Connecticut State University's Performing Arts Department Theatre program presents Johnsonville, a multi-media production, directed by David Pellegrini and choreographed by Alycia Bright-Holland. The show will run April 16-19, 2015
Good Theater Presents UNDERWATERGUY 2.0
by BWW News Desk (Maine)
(3/29/2015) - Good Theater presents Underwaterguy 2.0, a visually vibrant solo show by Steve Underwood. Directed by Cheryl King, Underwaterguy 2.0 runs from April 11 to April 21, 2015 at St. Lawrence Arts, 76 Congress St, Portland, Maine. The opening performance is on Saturday April 11th and 3pm.
BWW Reviews: Don't Cut HAIR: RETROSPECTIVE From Your Theater Experience
by Steve Wilson (Kansas City)
(3/29/2015) - The rock musical Hair has been produced many times over the years in Kansas City, but never has it been presented the way the Kansas City Repertory Theatre brought it to the Spencer Theatre on opening night March 27. Artistic Director Eric Rosen directs Hair: Retrospective, which runs through April 12 at the theater on the University of Missouri at Kansas City campus. The retrospective may actually be more enjoyable than the musical itself, (not just my opinion, heard from audience members also).
BWW Flashback: Closing Time at the Kit Kat Klub- CABARET Concludes Broadway Run Today
by BWW Special Coverage
(3/29/2015) - Below, BroadwayWorld salutes the show with a flashback of it's road back to Broadway!
Photo Flash: First Look- CORKTOWN '57 at the Odyssey
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)
(3/29/2015) - Emotions run high and battle lines are drawn when family and political loyalties collide in a powerful new family drama by John Fazakerley. Tony-nominated director Wilson Milam (The Lieutenant of Inishmore) helms a distinguished ensemble cast in the world premiere of Corktown '57, opening March 28 as a guest production at the Odyssey Theatre. Check out photos from the show below!
Photo Flash: Jimmy Fallon and Sara Bareilles Visit HAMILTON
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)
(3/29/2015) - At last night's performance, The Tonight Show's Jimmy Fallon and pop singer-turned-musical-composer Sara Bareilles attended the show and of course snapped selfies afterwards. In addition, Bareilles posted a video to her Instagram of Miranda recording Jimmy Fallon's voicemail message. Check out the pics and video below!
BASS Presents Sing-A-Long for the 50th Anniversary of THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Adelaide)
(3/29/2015) - ?Frauleins and Friedrichs, Louisas and Liesels, Baronesses and Brigittas, Adelaide will again be alive with the sound of music with songs we have heard for fifty years as 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the most successful movie musical of all time, The Sound of Music.
Media Theatre Announces Entire HELLO DOLLY Cast, Starring Tony Nominee Andrea McArdle
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)
(3/29/2015) - She's back where she belongs! 'Hello Dolly' starring Andrea McArdle is at The Media Theatre April 22 to May 24. Andrea McArdle returns to the award-winning professional music theatre venue after winning accolades as 'Mame' two years ago.
Tonight In Havana, CUBA, The Final Curtain Falls on RENT; Richard Jay-Alexander Spends Time With Andy Senor, Jr.
by BWW News Desk (Cuba)
(3/29/2015) - Tonight, in Havana, Cuba, an exciting piece of history comes to an end. The final curtain will fall on RENT, the first musical to be performed in the country, in 50 years. It opened on December 24, 2014 and played an entire sold-out run, which ends tonight.
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 3/29/15- THE KING AND I
by Stage Tube
(3/29/2015) - Today in 1951, The King and I opened at the St. James Theatre, where it ran for 1246 performances. The King and I is the fifth musical by the team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. The work is based on the 1944 novel Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon and derives from the memoirs of Anna Leonowens, who became governess to the children of King Mongkut of Siam in the early 1860s. The story deals with the experiences of the British schoolteacher, who is hired as part of the King's drive to modernize his country. The relationship between the King and Anna is marked by conflict through much of the play, as well as by a love that neither is able to express.
Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 3/29/2015
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(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Ft. Myers/Naples
Now Playing Onstage in Tucson - Week of 3/29/2015
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(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Tucson
Now Playing Onstage in Central Pennsylvania - Week of 3/29/2015
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(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Central Pennsylvania
Now Playing Onstage in Madison - Week of 3/29/2015
by BWW (Madison)
(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Madison
Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 3/29/2015
by BWW (San Antonio)
(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for San Antonio
Now Playing Onstage in Austin - Week of 3/29/2015
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(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Austin
Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 3/29/2015
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(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Memphis
Now Playing Onstage in Columbus - Week of 3/29/2015
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(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Columbus
Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 3/29/2015
by BWW (Cincinnati)
(3/29/2015) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/29/2015 for Cincinnati