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Broadway's Greg Reuter Passes Away at 43Broadway's Greg Reuter Passes Away at 43
Posted: Dec. 20, 2014


VIDEO: Listen to Lea Michele's Full Version of 'Let It Go' from GLEE's Final SeasonVIDEO: Listen to Lea Michele's Full Version of 'Let It Go' from GLEE's Final Season
Posted: Dec. 22, 2014


VIDEO: DOWNTON ABBEY Spoof Channels IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE for Charity with George ClooneyVIDEO: DOWNTON ABBEY Spoof Channels IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE for Charity with George Clooney
Posted: Dec. 19, 2014


Kristin Chenoweth & JC Chasez to Duet at Lance Bass Wedding ReceptionKristin Chenoweth & JC Chasez to Duet at Lance Bass Wedding Reception
Posted: Dec. 19, 2014


New 'Glee-bye' Promo For Final Season Of GLEE Featuring Lea Michele's 'Let It Go'New 'Glee-bye' Promo For Final Season Of GLEE Featuring Lea Michele's 'Let It Go'
Posted: Dec. 19, 2014


Lady Gaga Shares Epic Selfie with Mariah Carey on InstagramLady Gaga Shares Epic Selfie with Mariah Carey on Instagram
Posted: Dec. 22, 2014


Box Office Report: INTO THE WOODS Off to a Strong StartBox Office Report: INTO THE WOODS Off to a Strong Start
Posted: Dec. 25, 2014


BWW TV: Watch Highlights from STEVE WYNN'S SHOWSTOPPERS in Las Vegas!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from STEVE WYNN'S SHOWSTOPPERS in Las Vegas!
Posted: Dec. 22, 2014


RENT to Become First Broadway Musical to Open in Cuba in 50 Years; Watch Clip!RENT to Become First Broadway Musical to Open in Cuba in 50 Years; Watch Clip!
Posted: Dec. 23, 2014


Judge Denies Dismissal of Roman Polanski's 1977 Sex CaseJudge Denies Dismissal of Roman Polanski's 1977 Sex Case
Posted: Dec. 24, 2014


Photo Special: Greg Reuter on Stage and OffPhoto Special: Greg Reuter on Stage and Off
Posted: Dec. 20, 2014


New 'To Grandmother's House' INTO THE WOODS Clip With Lilla Crawford As Little Red Riding HoodNew 'To Grandmother's House' INTO THE WOODS Clip With Lilla Crawford As Little Red Riding Hood
Posted: Dec. 21, 2014


VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 11 - Michael Crawford!VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 11 - Michael Crawford!
Posted: Dec. 23, 2014


Gorgeous First Video Promo For Broadway Bound GIGI Starring Vanessa HudgensGorgeous First Video Promo For Broadway Bound GIGI Starring Vanessa Hudgens
Posted: Dec. 21, 2014


Congratulations! Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Welcome Second DaughterCongratulations! Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Welcome Second Daughter
Posted: Dec. 20, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Christina Bianco Spreads Christmas Cheer with Celebrity Impressions!STAGE TUBE: Christina Bianco Spreads Christmas Cheer with Celebrity Impressions!
Posted: Dec. 19, 2014


Stephen Sondheim Selects 'Sing Your Way INTO THE WOODS' Contest Winner; Watch Winning EntryStephen Sondheim Selects 'Sing Your Way INTO THE WOODS' Contest Winner; Watch Winning Entry
Posted: Dec. 23, 2014


VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 9 - Judy! Judy! Judy!VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 9 - Judy! Judy! Judy!
Posted: Dec. 21, 2014


TIM RICE AT 70 BBC Radio 2 Show To Feature Rare Songs & Deep Cuts, Airs TodayTIM RICE AT 70 BBC Radio 2 Show To Feature Rare Songs & Deep Cuts, Airs Today
by BWW News Desk

(12/26/2014) - Tim Rice shares songs and stories from the vault!


STOMP Cast to Perform 'Hands and Feet' for STOMP OUT HUNGER at the Kimmel Center, TodaySTOMP Cast to Perform 'Hands and Feet' for STOMP OUT HUNGER at the Kimmel Center, Today
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(12/26/2014) - Currently performing in Philadelphia for a holiday engagement, cast members from the international percussion sensation, STOMP, will lend their expertise to students from the Philadelphia Performing Arts Charter School, along with STOMP fans, theater-goers, and the general public inside the Kimmel Center for a special lesson on the special technique of performing the famous 'Hands and Feet' number from the show.


Cast of GOING ONCE! LAUGHING TWICE!! to Ring the NASDAQ Opening Bell, TodayCast of GOING ONCE! LAUGHING TWICE!! to Ring the NASDAQ Opening Bell, Today
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(12/26/2014) - GOING ONCE! LAUGHING TWICE!!, Off-Broadway's Auction-Packed Comedy, is set to preside over the opening bell at NASDAQ MarketSite this Today, December 26th at 9:15 AM. The ceremony will be broadcast live on the 7-story tall NASDAQ video tower looming over Times Square at Broadway & 43rd Street. GOING ONCE! LAUGHING TWICE!! opened on October 15th to rave reviews at St. Luke's Theatre in the heart of the Theatre District.


Pontine Presents WEST-FEST New Vaudeville Festival, 12/26-30Pontine Presents WEST-FEST New Vaudeville Festival, 12/26-30
by BWW News Desk (New Hampshire)

(12/26/2014) - Pontine Theatre presents the 7th Annual WEST-FEST: New Vaudeville Festival26-30 December For the seventh year, Pontine Theatre presents a host of New Vaudeville performers at its annual WEST-FEST: New Vaudeville Festival. Performances are scheduled for 2pm, 26-30 December at Pontine's West End Studio Theatre located at 959 Islington Street in Portsmouth.


DVR Alert: Cast of Broadway's JERSEY BOYS to Perform on GMA, TodayDVR Alert: Cast of Broadway's JERSEY BOYS to Perform on GMA, Today
by BWW News Desk

(12/26/2014) - ABC has announced that the FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26th broadcast of GOOD MORNING AMERICA will feature a performance by the cast of Broadway's JERSEY BOYS.


Christine Baranski, Bradley Cooper to Visit Next Week's LIVEChristine Baranski, Bradley Cooper to Visit Next Week's LIVE
by BWW News Desk

(12/26/2014) - INTO THE WOODS' star Christine Baranski will visit LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL on Monday, December 22nd.


HIS MAJESTY, THE BABY'S LIMITED EXPERIENCE: A CHRISTMAS COMEDY MUSICALE Set for The PIT, 12/26-27HIS MAJESTY, THE BABY'S LIMITED EXPERIENCE: A CHRISTMAS COMEDY MUSICALE Set for The PIT, 12/26-27
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/26/2014) - Experimental sketch comedy troupe brings HIS MAJESTY, THE BABY'S LIMITED EXPERIENCE: A CHRISTMAS COMEDY MUSICALE to The Peoples' Improv Theater, December 26 and 27, 2014.


Playhouse on Park to Present Evening of Tap & Jazz, 12/26-27Playhouse on Park to Present Evening of Tap & Jazz, 12/26-27
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Connecticut)

(12/26/2014) - Tap and Jazz go together hand and hand. Now, come witness the collaboration of some of CT's incredible '20 something' musicians and dancers as they bring the two art forms together for an incredible night of tap dancing and jazz music. Don't miss out on this energizing blend of two of America's greatest past times, Tap & Jazz!!!!


BABY NEW YEAR to Return to Planet Ant, 12/26-31BABY NEW YEAR to Return to Planet Ant, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(12/26/2014) - Planet Ant Theatre will celebrate the new year with a 4-performance return of the critically acclaimed, popular show Bringing Up Baby New Year December 26, 27, 29 and 31. Tickets ($10) are on sale now at www.planetant.com.


Photo Flash: First Look at New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players' H.M.S. PINAFOREPhoto Flash: First Look at New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players' H.M.S. PINAFORE
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(12/26/2014) - The New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players (NYGASP), America's preeminent professional Gilbert & Sullivan repertory company, continues its 40th Anniversary Season with the perennial favorite H.M.S. Pinafore playing a limited run December 26- 31st at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place). Scroll down for a first look at the production!


Sandra Bernhard to Return to Joe's Pub for Year-End Residency, 12/26-31Sandra Bernhard to Return to Joe's Pub for Year-End Residency, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk

(12/26/2014) - The inimitable Sandra Bernhard returns to Joe's Pub at The Public with her all new show Sandra Bernhard is #blessed for her annual year-end residency, which starts December 26 and leads up to her New Year's Eve spectacle.


Spend New Year's Eve with Keith Alberstadt at Comedy Works Landmark Village, 12/26-31Spend New Year's Eve with Keith Alberstadt at Comedy Works Landmark Village, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Denver )

(12/26/2014) - Keith Alberstadt will appear at Comedy Works South at the Landmark on December 26, 27, 30 and New Year's Eve (Today 7:15PM is an ALL AGES Family Show).


New Year's Eve with Ryan Hamilton Set for Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/26-31New Year's Eve with Ryan Hamilton Set for Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Denver )

(12/26/2014) - Ryan Hamilton will appear at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square on December 26, 27, 30 and New Year's Eve.


BATS Improv to Stage IMPROVISED HOLIDAY MUSICAL, 12/26-27BATS Improv to Stage IMPROVISED HOLIDAY MUSICAL, 12/26-27
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - San Francisco)

(12/26/2014) - BATS Improv presents an 'Improvised Holiday Musical' - A holiday show for the whole family! It takes place today, December 26 and Saturday, December 27 at 8pm at the Bayfront Theater (B350 Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA 94123).


New Musical AN AMERICAN WORKER Begins 12/26 at Theater for the New CityNew Musical AN AMERICAN WORKER Begins 12/26 at Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(12/26/2014) - As American workers continue to be impacted by the dynamics of the global marketplace and downward pressure on their wages, Theater for the New City and its Executive Director Crystal Field will present AN AMERICAN WORKER, a world premiere play and lyrics by Tom Attea with music composed by Arthur Abrams. The musical drama spotlights the harsh realities of the families of steelworkers in a Pennsylvania town where the steel mill, which has been the principal employer for 75 years, announces its impending closure. The production is slated for an off-Broadway run December 26, 2014 - January 18, 2015, with the official opening on January 8, at Theater for the New City (155 First Avenue). Mark Marcante will direct the production. Choreography is by Angela Harriell. www.TheaterfortheNewCity.net


Pontine Theatre to Host 7th Annual WEST-FEST, 12/26-30Pontine Theatre to Host 7th Annual WEST-FEST, 12/26-30
by BWW News Desk (New Hampshire)

(12/26/2014) - For the seventh year, Pontine Theatre presents a host of New Vaudeville performers at its annual WEST-FEST: New Vaudeville Festival. Performances are scheduled for 2pm, 26-30 December at Pontine's West End Studio Theatre located at 959 Islington Street in Portsmouth. WEST-FEST is modeled on the Phyzgig Festival which was founded in Portland Maine in 1997.


STOMP Coming to Merriam Theater, 12/26-30STOMP Coming to Merriam Theater, 12/26-30
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(12/26/2014) - STOMP, the international percussion sensation, returns to Philadelphia for a holiday engagement beginning Dec. 26 through Dec. 30 at the Merriam Theater as part of Broadway Philadelphia, presented collaboratively by the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and the Shubert Organization. From its beginnings as a street performance in the UK, STOMP has grown into an international sensation over the past 20 years, having performed in more than 50 countries and in front of more than 24 million people. The press opening is Today, Dec. 26 at 8:00 pm.


27 SANTAS AND AN ELF CALLED KEVIN Adds Shows in NYC, 12/07-2627 SANTAS AND AN ELF CALLED KEVIN Adds Shows in NYC, 12/07-26
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(12/26/2014) - Due to popular demand, 27 Santas and an Elf Called Kevin is adding New York City Performances for the holiday vacation week. The 60-minute holiday show, with original book and music by Andy Street and Jonathan Kydd, will play at the Broadway Comedy Club in Times Square and tour area theaters December 7-28, 2014.


Sandra Bernhard to Play Joe's Pub, 12/26-31Sandra Bernhard to Play Joe's Pub, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/26/2014) - Sandra Bernhard is #Blessed to play Joe's Pub Dec. 26-31.


Sandra Bernhard to Bring #blessed to Joe's Pub, 12/26-31Sandra Bernhard to Bring #blessed to Joe's Pub, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(12/26/2014) - The inimitable Sandra Bernhard returns to Joe's Pub at The Public with her new show Sandra Bernhard is #blessed for her annual year-end residency, which starts December 26 and leads up to her New Year's Eve spectacle. Performances run nightly from Today-Tuesday, December 26-30 at 7:30PM and 9:30PM and Wednesday, December 31 at 9:00PM and 11:00PM. Garland Jeffreys kicks off New Year's Eve at Joe's Pub with his own show at 7:00PM on December 31.


RUDOLPH THE MUSICAL Tour to Celebrate 50 Years of the Holiday Classic at NJPAC, 12/26-27RUDOLPH THE MUSICAL Tour to Celebrate 50 Years of the Holiday Classic at NJPAC, 12/26-27
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(12/26/2014) - The original television classic comes to life! First airing in 1964, RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER has become a beloved Christmas classic - capturing the hearts and wonder of generations of fans. Now, 50 years later, something magical is happening as the beloved classic soars off the screen and at New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) this holiday season.


Jeff Daniels Returning to Purple Rose for Series of Shows, 12/26-31Jeff Daniels Returning to Purple Rose for Series of Shows, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(12/26/2014) - The Purple Rose Theatre Company will present Jeff Daniels' Onstage & Unplugged for a limited seven-show engagement from Today, December 26 through Wednesday, December 31, 2014.


Tickets on Sale for KC Rep's 50th Anniversary Season, Featuring OUR TOWN, ANGELS IN AMERICA, STICKY TRAPS and MoreTickets on Sale for KC Rep's 50th Anniversary Season, Featuring OUR TOWN, ANGELS IN AMERICA, STICKY TRAPS and More
by BWW News Desk (Kansas City)

(12/26/2014) - Eric Rosen, artistic director of Kansas City Repertory Theatre has announced the 2014-15 season, continuing its tradition of presenting stirring classics and evocative new works created by the finest local and national talent available.


Tickets Go on Sale 5/2 for Moscow Ballet's GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER, Coming to Miami in DecemberTickets Go on Sale 5/2 for Moscow Ballet's GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER, Coming to Miami in December
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Miami)

(12/26/2014) - Tickets go on sale Today, May 2 in Miami for Moscow Ballet's acclaimed Great Russian Nutcracker at the Fillmore Miami Beach at Palace Theater Today, December 26, 7:00pm.


Pontine to Present RUDDER FAMILY HOLIDAY PLANNER, TodayPontine to Present RUDDER FAMILY HOLIDAY PLANNER, Today
by BWW News Desk (New Hampshire)

(12/26/2014) - Thursday 26 December at 4:30pm, Pontine Theatre presents the Portland-based Peaks Island Puppets in their original production, The Rudder Family Holiday Planner: A Celebration of the Jewish Holidays. Holidays bring families closer together, and also ruffle a few feathers! The Rudders of Munjoy Hill are a family like any other, with traditional values challenged by new circumstances. Join them on this hilarious romp through the holiday seasons! Tickets are $10 and may be purchased in advance online: www.pontine.org. Tickets may also be purchased at the door a half-hour prior to the show (cash & checks only) based on availability. Pontine's West End Studio Theatre is located at 959 Islington Street, Portsmouth NH. The theatre is not visible from the street, look for the big 959 on the signpost at the head of our drive. The theatre has convenient private parking and is fully accessible. For further information, contact Pontine: info@pontine.org / 603-436-6660.


TIM RICE AT 70 BBC Radio 2 Show Airs TonightTIM RICE AT 70 BBC Radio 2 Show Airs Tonight
by Pat Cerasaro

(12/26/2014) - Tim Rice shares songs and stories from the vault!


VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; CHRISTMAS BONUS - Never Before Seen Natalie Toro as 'Googie Gomez' & Her Boys!VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; CHRISTMAS BONUS - Never Before Seen Natalie Toro as 'Googie Gomez' & Her Boys!
by Richard Jay-Alexander

(12/25/2014) - Well, as promised ... we have a CHRISTMAS DAY (night) BONUS to our 12 Days of Christmas 'video' features series that ended yesterday. And SPECIAL it is. Once again, we dove into the VAULTS of BroadwayWorld.com on ICE, a benefit we did, back in 2006, with proceeds going to BC/EFA.


New 'Merry Christmas' Social Media Image For THE LAST 5 YEARS Movie With Anna Kendrick & Jeremy JordanNew 'Merry Christmas' Social Media Image For THE LAST 5 YEARS Movie With Anna Kendrick & Jeremy Jordan
by Pat Cerasaro

(12/25/2014) - Happy holidays from THE LAST 5 YEARS movie!


FLASH SPECIAL: Sondheim By The Decade, Part 2 - 1970s & 1980sFLASH SPECIAL: Sondheim By The Decade, Part 2 - 1970s & 1980s
by Pat Cerasaro

(12/25/2014) - The feature film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's beloved fairy tale musical INTO THE WOODS is coming to movie theaters nationwide on Christmas Day and BroadwayWorld celebrates the man behind the music with a new series highlighting the work of iconic composer and lyricist, continuing today with a look at his work in the 1970s and 1980s.


Box Office Report: INTO THE WOODS Off to a Strong StartBox Office Report: INTO THE WOODS Off to a Strong Start
by BWW Special Coverage

(12/25/2014) - This just in from Variety! INTO THE WOODS opened strong with midnight showings last night of $1.1 million dollars. By comparison, ANNIE opened with $360,000 last week. According to the paper, 'Box office trackers expect INTO THE WOODS to finish the four-day Christmas weekend with $26 million to $29 million domestically.'


Kinky Christmas From KINKY BOOTS Holiday Social Media ImageKinky Christmas From KINKY BOOTS Holiday Social Media Image
by Pat Cerasaro

(12/25/2014) - KINKY BOOTS spreads the holiday cheer!


Mirvish Cancels First Performance of BLADES ON STAGE After 30 Mins due to Holes on the IceMirvish Cancels First Performance of BLADES ON STAGE After 30 Mins due to Holes on the Ice
by Alan Henry (Toronto)

(12/25/2014) - According to reports on twitter the first performance of Mirvish's holiday show BLADES ON STAGE, now playing at The Princess of Wales Theatre, was canceled due to holes in the ice on stage. There are no performances of BLADES ON STAGE scheduled for Thursdays, and there has been no announcement of any further cancelations at the time.


Exclusive Photo Coverage: ALADDIN Cast Brings Some Magic to Carols For A Cure!Exclusive Photo Coverage: ALADDIN Cast Brings Some Magic to Carols For A Cure!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

(12/25/2014) - BroadwayWorld is excited to continue our exclusive photo coverage of the recording sessions for this year's album with the cast of Aladdin, who sing 'We Three Kings.' Check out photos of cast members Dennis Stowe, Clifton Davis, Jaz Sealey, Ariel Reid, Tia Altinay, Lauryn Ciardullo and more below!


'Hoy No Me Puedo Levantar: La magia y la emoción' en La 2 de TVE'Hoy No Me Puedo Levantar: La magia y la emoción' en La 2 de TVE
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez (Spain)

(12/25/2014) - Esta noche se emite a las 21.30h el programa 'Hoy No Me Puedo Levantar: La magia y la emocion' en La 2 de TVE, un documental que capta todo el trabajo detras de este musical que estuvo en cartel hasta el pasado 29 de junio.




 
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