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InDepth InterView: Morgan James Talks HUNTER, NYC Concert, Viral Videos, European Tour, Dream Roles & Theatre Background
by Pat Cerasaro - March 31, 2015

Today we are talking to one of the biggest stars to break out of Broadway and make a major mark on the music scene in recent years thanks to her hit album HUNTER and an ever-expanding series of incredibly impressive viral music videos, the soulful and passionate Morgan James. Discussing the impetus behind many of the selections on HUNTER as well as sharing stories of how the album all came together, James generously details the process in creating her first album of original material while looki... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Meet TAD LOMBARDO A Chocolatier Extraordinaire from Down Under
by Marina Kennedy - March 31, 2015

We interviewed Tad Lombardo about his company 'Cioccolato Lombardo' and his interesting career as a master chocolatier in Australia.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Colorado Native Annaleigh Ashford Talks Her Upcoming Cabaret Show and Her Denver Roots
by Chris Arneson - March 31, 2015

Broadway star and Denver native Annaleigh Ashford is bringing her hit cabaret show Lost in the Stars to the Garner Galleria at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts on April 11-12.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Hunter Foster Talks NATIONAL PASTIME at Bucks County Playhouse
by Kelli Curtin - March 31, 2015

The 2015 season at Bucks County Playhouse is opening with the musical comedy NATIONAL PASTIME. This show is about the American dream, baseball and a show with a lot of heart. I had a chance to speak with Hunter Foster who is directing this musical and who will also direct BCP's next production, COMP... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Paul Mannion, Ben Cullingworth, Ryan Coath And Peter John Jackson of LET IT BE at Garrick Theatre
by Rebecca Felgate - March 30, 2015

The London cast of Let It Be held a special intimate concert with songs from the show performed in a Beatles themed suite at the landmark Waldorf Hilton in Central London.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Actor/Director Doug Zschiegner
by Mark C. Lloyd - March 30, 2015

Buffalo, New York's Doug Zschiegner recently took some time out to discuss acting, directing and his next project.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Banks Brothers Productions' Vincent Victoria Talks BLACQUE TCHERIE
by Katricia Lang - March 27, 2015

I talk to Banks Brothers Productions' Vincent Victoria, the Houston playwright responsible for BLAQUE TCHERIE. BLAQUE TCHERIE chronicles the creation and launch of the first black 'girlie' magazine.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Emily Skeggs Talks FUN HOME's Humor and Universal Relatability
by David Clarke - March 27, 2015

The Bechdel family is moving into Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre. To get the inside scoop on the highly-anticpated Broadway transfer from The Public Theater, BroadwayWorld chatted with Emily Skeggs, who plays Medium Alison, about the universally relatable musical.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: LMNOP's Madeline Trumble Talks MARY POPPINS, Actor's Survival, And The Importance Of Being Nice
by Jenny Taylor Moodie - March 27, 2015

BWW Interviews: Actress Madeline Trumble Talks LMNOP, Surviving The Cut-throat World Of Theatre, And The Virtues Of Being Nice... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Briana Hunter of LA TRAGEDIE DE CARMEN at Opera In The Heights
by Bryan-Keyth Wilson - March 27, 2015

When doing an interview with an artist I am in awe of their love and dedication for their craft. This month I had the pleasure to meet American mezzo-soprano Briana Hunter and our conversation went from traditional interview to old friends talking about their love for the classics. Our mutual love f... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Christian Hoff – From Child Actor to Midtown Man
by Heidi Scheuermann - March 26, 2015

Coming to New Orleans tomorrow night is an act that no JERSEY BOYS loving theatergoers, including myself, are going to want to miss! THE MIDTOWN MEN, four original cast members from the Broadway hit JERSEY BOYS (Christian Hoff, Michael Longoria, Daniel Reichard, J. Robert Spencer) have come together... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Playwright Lisi DeHaas and LEAVE ME GREEN
by Marina Kennedy - March 26, 2015

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Playwright Lisi DeHaas about her career and her current show, 'Leave Me Green,' now being performed in New York City through April 11th.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Houston Ballet Presents Adapted, Autism-Friendly MY FIRST BALLET: COPPELIA
by Katricia Lang - March 26, 2015

For the first time at the Houston Ballet, children on the autism spectrum will be able to experience and enjoy a ballet in an environment crafted specifically for them. With a special performance of MY FIRST BALLET: COPPELIA, the Houston Ballet Academy makes its first foray into autism-friendly perf... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Chris Lemmon of JACK LEMMON RETURNS (Part One)
by Cary Ginell - March 25, 2015

After last Sunday's matinee performance of Jack Lemmon Returns, we met his son Chris Lemmon in the green room at the Rubicon Theatre Company to talk about the show, his father, and his memories of growing up with a legend. This is the first of a two-part article.... (more...)
Chef Spotlight: Executive Chef MARGARET LaVETTY of Pounds & Ounces NYC Pub
by Marina Kennedy - March 24, 2015

Executive Chef, Margaret LaVetty of Pounds & Ounces NYC Pub is in our 'Chef Spotlight.'... (more...)
BWW Interviews: AMERICAN WOMAN - Musical By Charlotte Native LaVelle Harris
by Vickie Evans - March 24, 2015

American Woman, written by Charlotte Native, LaVelle Harris explodes on stage with giant Afros, stylish costumes, energetic dancing, and awesome old school singing from the 70s.... (more...)
Master Mixologist: JASON WALSH of Cocktail Logic and Grata in NYC
by Marina Kennedy - March 24, 2015

Meet Jason Walsh, bartender and mixologist of Cocktail Logic and the restaurant Grata on 1st Avenue and 59th Street in New York City.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Rachel York of THE KING AND I at The Music Hall At Fair Park
by Kyle West - March 21, 2015

Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to speak with Broadway legend, Rachel York, just minutes before her final rehearsal for THE KING AND I at Music Hall at Fair Park. Having personally seen Ms. York perform onstage in several Broadway shows, as well as the filmed productions of KISS ME KATE and... (more...)
BWW Interview: Kurt Peterson on WHEN EVERYTHING WAS POSSIBLE Archival Recording and Remembering Victoria Mallory
by Anna Bencivengo - March 21, 2015

Peterson recently chatted with BroadwayWorld about the creation of When Everything Was Possible, his career and relationship with Victoria, who he would love to work with next, and much more. Check out the full interview below!... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Debut of the Month - THE AUDIENCE's Richard McCabe
by Caryn Robbins - March 21, 2015

Today McCabe speaks exclusively with BWW about portraying one of England's most recognizable historic figures and 'a man of the people.'... (more...)
Fit Food Finds: ABE'S MARKET is Organic E-Commerce for Your Lifestyle
by Marina Kennedy - March 20, 2015

Abe's Market is the e-commerce marketplace that sells thousands of natural and organic products that fit your lifestyle.... (more...)
THE FRIDAY FIVE: Jenna Pryor from DISNEY'S TARZAN THE MUSICAL
by Jeffrey Ellis - March 20, 2015

Inspired by BroadwayWorld.com's Friday Six, welcome to BroadwayWorld Nashville's latest installment of The Friday Five: five questions designed to help you learn more about the talented people you'll find onstage throughout the Volunteer state. This week the spotlight shines on Jenna Pryor, who caps... (more...)
BWW Interviews: MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY's Anne Washburn Ponders Pop Culture After the Apocalypse
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - March 20, 2015

Playwright Anne Washburn describes the inspiration and her thoughts behind the play that will open at the Guthrie Theater March 31, 2015, in this Q&A.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: BLUE MAN GROUP Tour's Adam Zuick Shares Connecting with Audience
by Kathy Strain - March 19, 2015

BLUE MAN GROUP has been entertaining audiences all over the world with its quirky comedy and abilities to connect with everyone who goes to see them. With productions going in Germany, Brazil, Las Vegas and throughout North America, the success of BLUE MAN GROUP is evident.... (more...)
Chef Spotlight: EXECUTIVE CHEF DUSMANE TANDIA of Mastros Steakhouse NYC
by Marina Kennedy - March 19, 2015

Executive Chef, Dusmane Tandia of Mastro's Steakhouse in New York City is in our 'Chef Spotlight.'... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Tituss Burgess Talks New Netflix Comedy UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT
by Caryn Robbins - March 19, 2015

Today, the multi talented actor talks exclusively with BWW about starring in the new hit comedy!... (more...)