UPDATE: The Phantom Is Finally Coming To America- LOVE NEVER DIES Will Tour US in 2017; Statement Released
(5/19/2015) - BroadwayWorld has just learned that the Phantom will soon return to America in the continuation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's most beloved musical. Love Never Dies is set to tour North America in 2017. This is the highly acclaimed follow up musical to the 1986 love story The Phantom of the Opera set against the spellbinding backdrop of Coney Island. A German production is also set to open in Hamburg this fall.
Casting has not yet been announced.
BWW Reviews: SOLD Is Bold and Daring Filmmaking of the Highest Order
(5/19/2015) - SOLD, the award-winning film based on Patricia McCormick's novel about the worldwide tragedy of human trafficking and directed by Jeffrey D. Brown, is a necessarily unsparing and stunning account of a Nepali child's ordeal in the nefarious world of brothels and gangsters, featuring riveting performances by Niyar Saikia, Seema Biswas, Sushmita Mukerjee, and Gillian Anderson. Mandatory viewing for all people of conscience.
2015 Arkansas New Play Festival Sets Lineup
(5/12/2015) - TheatreSquared (T2) Artistic Director Robert Ford and Executive Director Martin Miller today revealed the lineup for the 2015 Arkansas New Play Festival, Arkansas's premier celebration of new works for the American stage. Five plays will be developed over three intensive weeks with playwrights in residence at TheatreSquared, and performed for the public June 18-28, 2015.
CTLR's 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL to Open 6/5
(5/6/2015) - The Community Theatre of Little Rock is pleased to conclude its 59th Season with our Summer Musical '9 to 5: The Musical' by Dolly Parton and Patricia Resnick. Show dates are June 5th-7th, 11th-14th and 18th-21st to be held at The Studio Theatre, 320 West 7th Street in downtown Little Rock. .
Voting Opens for 2015 BroadwayWorld Awards - Pick Your Favorites for the Theatre Season!
(5/1/2015) - Now in our 12th year, the BroadwayWorld.com Awards are, by FAR, the largest fan based awards of their kind. Open to anyone to vote, we're excited to present a full slate of eligible nominees in categories that both mirror the Tony Awards, as well as fan favorite categories for Best Tour, and Best Off Broadway shows. Each year we've set new records on the numbers of voting, and we're looking forward to another record year.