2015 TONY AWARDS Broadcast Up for Writers Guild Award; Ceremony Tonight! 2015 TONY AWARDS Broadcast Up for Writers Guild Award; Ceremony Tonight!
by BWW News Desk on February 13, 2016

Thee June 2015 broadcast of the 69th Annual Tony Awards and writer Dave Boone were honored with a Writers Guild Award nomination this year in the Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials ca... (more...)
Star-Studded American Songbook Gala, Honoring Lorne Michaels, Draws $2.1 Million in Support for LCPA Star-Studded American Songbook Gala, Honoring Lorne Michaels, Draws $2.1 Million in Support for LCPA
by BWW News Desk on February 12, 2016

At last night's star-studded American Songbook Gala honoring Executive Producer Lorne Michaels, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) raised $2.1 million towards supporting its popular America... (more...)
BWW TV: The KID CRITICS Learn the Traditions of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF! BWW TV: The KID CRITICS Learn the Traditions of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!
by BroadwayWorld TV on February 12, 2016

It's not hard to stumble across an excess of reviews for any given Broadway show these days, but there is a group of theatregoers that is wildly underrepresented when it comes to opinions on Broadway-... (more...)
Cate Blanchett, Emily Blunt, Eddie Redmayne & More Join Presenters Lineup for 2016 OSCARS Cate Blanchett, Emily Blunt, Eddie Redmayne & More Join Presenters Lineup for 2016 OSCARS
by TV News Desk on February 12, 2016

OSCARS producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin announced today a third slate of presenters for the 88th OSCARS telecast. Among the new names are stage and screen star -- and winner last year for THE ... (more...)
Actor Bear Bellinger: 'Here's How Inequality Works When You're Not Famous' Actor Bear Bellinger: 'Here's How Inequality Works When You're Not Famous'
by Michael Dale on February 12, 2016

The Chicago-based actor writes of inequities those in power would not be aware of if they've never experienced it.... (more...)
BWW TV: What Does It Take to Be in Cirque du Soleil? Find Out In Rehearsals for Broadway-Bound PARAMOUR! BWW TV: What Does It Take to Be in Cirque du Soleil? Find Out In Rehearsals for Broadway-Bound PARAMOUR!
by TV - Press Previews on February 12, 2016

Cirque du Soleil Theatrical will soon present Cirque du Soleil -PARAMOUR, the organization's first production created specifically for Broadway. PARAMOUR will begin previews on Saturday, April 16, 201... (more...)
BWW Personality Quiz: Which Broadway Character Emulates Your Romantic State This Valentine's Day? BWW Personality Quiz: Which Broadway Character Emulates Your Romantic State This Valentine's Day?
by Louisa Brady on February 12, 2016

This week's quiz will use your preferences in some of Broadway's best love songs to determine which current Broadway character best emulates how your Valentine's Day will go this year. Get started now... (more...)
Share Your Most Beautiful Day with TUCK EVERLASTING! Share Your Most Beautiful Day with TUCK EVERLASTING!
by BWW News Desk on February 12, 2016

Have you ever had a day so beautiful you wish it could last forever? Inspired by the moving number sung by Carolee Carmello's character, Mae Tuck-and to celebrate the show's themes-TUCK EVERLASTING wa... (more...)
BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Illustrates - The Cast of Encores! CABIN IN THE SKY BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Illustrates - The Cast of Encores! CABIN IN THE SKY
by Ken Fallin on February 12, 2016

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest illustrati... (more...)
Exclusive: BroadwayWorld Will Air New Episodes of BROADWAY'S BACKBONE Podcast! Exclusive: BroadwayWorld Will Air New Episodes of BROADWAY'S BACKBONE Podcast!
by BWW News Desk on February 12, 2016

BroadwayWorld is excited to announce that we'll be bringing you new episodes of Broadway's Backbone- a podcast dedicated to the men and woman of the ensemble: the chorus of dancers, singers, and actor... (more...)
VIDEO: PIPPIN, Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Broderick, and More Extras You Missed on Facebook This Week! VIDEO: PIPPIN, Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Broderick, and More Extras You Missed on Facebook This Week!
by Sally Henry on February 12, 2016

Now that the week has come to an end, it's your turn to take a leaf out of Thomas Jefferson's book and say, 'So what'd I miss?'... (more...)
FLASH FRIDAY: Ninety-Two Years Ago Today, Gershwin's RHAPSODY IN BLUE Premieres FLASH FRIDAY: Ninety-Two Years Ago Today, Gershwin's RHAPSODY IN BLUE Premieres
by Michael Dale on February 12, 2016

Gershwin's orchestrial jazz creation remains a quintessential piece of American music.... (more...)
THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: February 6-12 THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: February 6-12
by Nora Dominick on February 12, 2016

Freaking out over Sutton Foster coming to Gilmore Girls? Trying hard to win the online #Ham4Ham? Didn't have time to check in on your favorite Broadway stars? Well don't worry BroadwayWorld has rounde... (more...)
Photo Flash: FUN HOME Has Got You Covered This Valentines Day Photo Flash: FUN HOME Has Got You Covered This Valentines Day
by BWW News Desk on February 12, 2016

Still need a special something for your Broadway-loving Valentine? Not to worry- FUN HOME has got you covered. Below, check out some adorable graphics crafted by the team of the reigning Best Musical!... (more...)
UPDATE: Barry Manilow Is Out of Surgery & Doing Well; Grammy Appearance Remains Uncertain UPDATE: Barry Manilow Is Out of Surgery & Doing Well; Grammy Appearance Remains Uncertain
by TV News Desk on February 12, 2016

It was announced on Barry Manilow's official Facebook that the Grammy winning singer was rushed from Memphis, where he was scheduled to perform, to a Los Angeles hospital on Thursday due to complicati... (more...)
SOMETHING ROTTEN! Expresses Love For Their Fellow Broadway Musicals With Personalized Valentines SOMETHING ROTTEN! Expresses Love For Their Fellow Broadway Musicals With Personalized Valentines
by Michael Dale on February 12, 2016

No Shakespeare sonnets in these distinctively rotten valentines.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Inside THE COLOR PURPLE's Cast Album Listening Party! Photo Coverage: Inside THE COLOR PURPLE's Cast Album Listening Party!
by Walter McBride on February 12, 2016

THE COLOR PURPLE recently recorded its official cast album, which will be released by Broadway Records on February 19 and can be pre-ordered at Amazon.com and atwww.BroadwayRecords.com. Directed by To... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Randy Rainbow Sends Carly Fiorina a GREASE-worthy Farewell STAGE TUBE: Randy Rainbow Sends Carly Fiorina a GREASE-worthy Farewell
by Stage Tube on February 12, 2016

Carly Fiorina has officially dropped out of the Presidential race, and BroadwayWorld's own Randy Rainbow has something to say about it- GREASE style. Check it out below!... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Stephen King Shares His Thoughts on MISERY on Broadway STAGE TUBE: Stephen King Shares His Thoughts on MISERY on Broadway
by Nora Dominick on February 12, 2016

Have you ever wanted to know what Stephen King thinks about his own novel MISERY coming to Broadway starring Bruce Willis and Laurie Metcalf? Well, you don't need to dream any longer! Check out the vi... (more...)
BWW Review: LaChanze Heavenly in Encores!'s Terrific CABIN IN THE SKY BWW Review: LaChanze Heavenly in Encores!'s Terrific CABIN IN THE SKY
by Michael Dale on February 12, 2016

The 1940 musical will most likely never be fully revived, but the Encores! concert mounting features a wonderful cast and sweet Vernon Duke music.... (more...)
   

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