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FIRST LISTEN: Josh Groban & Kelly Clarkson's 'All I Ask of You' from STAGES AlbumFIRST LISTEN: Josh Groban & Kelly Clarkson's 'All I Ask of You' from STAGES Album
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


VIDEO: DWTS' Nastia Liukin & Derek Hough Dance to FROZEN's 'Love Is An Open Door'VIDEO: DWTS' Nastia Liukin & Derek Hough Dance to FROZEN's 'Love Is An Open Door'
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson & James Corden Take on DREAMGIRLS & More in Carpool KaraokeVIDEO: Jennifer Hudson & James Corden Take on DREAMGIRLS & More in Carpool Karaoke
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


Review Roundup: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Opens on Broadway - ALL the Reviews!Review Roundup: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Opens on Broadway - ALL the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 12, 2015


Review Roundup: FINDING NEVERLAND Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: FINDING NEVERLAND Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 15, 2015


Where You Want to Spend Your Summer Vacation: Provincetown's Star-Studded Summer 2015 Season Announced!Where You Want to Spend Your Summer Vacation: Provincetown's Star-Studded Summer 2015 Season Announced!
Posted: Apr. 15, 2015


Review Roundup: IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


Review Roundup: THE KING AND I Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE KING AND I Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe in THE KING AND I on Broadway!BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe in THE KING AND I on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


STAGE TUBE: The Public's HAMILTON Pays Heartfelt Homage to A CHORUS LINE - Full Footage!STAGE TUBE: The Public's HAMILTON Pays Heartfelt Homage to A CHORUS LINE - Full Footage!
Posted: Apr. 17, 2015


Photo Coverage: Something About This Night! Matthew Morrison & FINDING NEVERLAND Cast Celebrate OpeningPhoto Coverage: Something About This Night! Matthew Morrison & FINDING NEVERLAND Cast Celebrate Opening
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


Daniel Craig & Rachel Weisz Pose For Pic Backstage At HAMILTONDaniel Craig & Rachel Weisz Pose For Pic Backstage At HAMILTON
Posted: Apr. 12, 2015


OLIVIERS 2015: All The Winners!OLIVIERS 2015: All The Winners!
Posted: Apr. 12, 2015


VIDEO: First Look - J Lo Joins Anna Kendrick on Next LIP SYNC BATTLEVIDEO: First Look - J Lo Joins Anna Kendrick on Next LIP SYNC BATTLE
Posted: Apr. 15, 2015


BWW TV: Watch Highlights from FINDING NEVERLAND on Broadway!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from FINDING NEVERLAND on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Record Daniel Craig's Outgoing Voicemail After HAMILTON Performance!VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Record Daniel Craig's Outgoing Voicemail After HAMILTON Performance!
Posted: Apr. 12, 2015


VIDEO: Anna Kendrick and The Barden Bellas in Epic New Trailer for PITCH PERFECT 2VIDEO: Anna Kendrick and The Barden Bellas in Epic New Trailer for PITCH PERFECT 2
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


VIDEO: CATS' Nicole Scherzinger Performs 'Memory' at 2015 Olivier AwardsVIDEO: CATS' Nicole Scherzinger Performs 'Memory' at 2015 Olivier Awards
Posted: Apr. 13, 2015


BWW Exclusive: Adam Pascal Talks LES MISERABLES Jean Valjean Casting Petition; 'I Want To Do It'BWW Exclusive: Adam Pascal Talks LES MISERABLES Jean Valjean Casting Petition; 'I Want To Do It'
by Pat Cerasaro

(4/19/2015) - Adam Pascal talks fan campaign to cast him in LES MIZ!


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/18/2015
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(4/18/2015) - BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 4/18/2015.


Experience Dance from Around the World: Tapestry Dance Company Presents Esprit!Experience Dance from Around the World: Tapestry Dance Company Presents Esprit!
by BWW News Desk (Austin)

(4/18/2015) - Travel the world without ever leaving your seat- Tapestry Dance Company's Esprit! is bringing a multicultural dance party to the Long Center's Rollins Studio Theatre. Tickets are on sale now starting at $23.


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 4/18- DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 4/18- DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(4/18/2015) - It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup!


Photo Flash: Original Mary Poppins Broadway Performer Ashley Brown Surprises Students at Walt Disney World ResortPhoto Flash: Original Mary Poppins Broadway Performer Ashley Brown Surprises Students at Walt Disney World Resort
by BWW News Desk (Orlando)

(4/18/2015) - Actress Ashley Brown from the Broadway production of Mary Poppins surprised the Franklin School for the Performing Arts Show Choir (Franklin, Mass.) as they attended a Disney Performing Arts workshop on Saturday, April 18. Ashley discussed her successful career, including her Broadway debut as Belle in the Disney hit Beauty and the Beast, and took time to answer questions and offer advice before a special vocal performance of Feed the Birds from Mary Poppins. Check out photos below!


Photo Flash: Colony Theatre Company's WORDS BY IRA GERSHWINPhoto Flash: Colony Theatre Company's WORDS BY IRA GERSHWIN
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/18/2015) - Check out pics of Colony Theatre Company's production of 'WORDS BY IRA GERSHWIN,' by Joseph Vass, directed by David Ellenstein and now playing at the COLONY THEATRE in Burbank!


MATILDA, NEWSIES, and More to Lead Fabulous Fox Theatre's 2015-2016 U.S. Bank Broadway SeriesMATILDA, NEWSIES, and More to Lead Fabulous Fox Theatre's 2015-2016 U.S. Bank Broadway Series
by BWW News Desk (St. Louis)

(4/18/2015) - The Fabulous Fox Theatre is thrilled to announce its remarkable 2015-2016 U.S. Bank Broadway Series featuring five new hits that are making their St. Louis debuts.


Photo Flash: The First Lady Visits HAMILTON Off-Broadway!Photo Flash: The First Lady Visits HAMILTON Off-Broadway!
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(4/18/2015) - The world premiere production of Hamilton, inspired by the book 'Alexander Hamilton' by Ron Chernow, with book, music, and lyrics byLin-Manuel Miranda and directed by Thomas Kail opened February 17, 2015 at the Public Theater. It has hosted an unprecedented number of A-list celebrities from Jimmy Fallon to Bernadette Peters. The latest celebrity to join the line-up of HAMILTON visitors is none other than the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama. Check out a photo of her with the cast, below!


Stage and Screen Actor Jonathan Crombie Has Died at Age 48Stage and Screen Actor Jonathan Crombie Has Died at Age 48
by BWW News Desk (Toronto)

(4/18/2015) - Canadian actor Jonathan Crombie, known for his role as Gilbert Blythe in CBC TV's 1985 ANNE OF GREEN GABLES series and sequels, passed away after suffering a brain hemorrhage on April 15 in New York City. He was 48.


BWW Reviews:  FINDING NEVERLAND Best Left UndiscoveredBWW Reviews: FINDING NEVERLAND Best Left Undiscovered
by Michael Dale

(4/18/2015) - Diane Paulus' strong visuals can't rescue sluggish material.


Photo Coverage: Spring is In the Air- Broadway Warms Up for New Season!Photo Coverage: Spring is In the Air- Broadway Warms Up for New Season!
by Kevin Thomas Garcia

(4/18/2015) - There's nothing quite like Broadway in the spring, and with a total of eighteen new productions opening before the end of the spring season, most of the billboards of New York City's theatre district are all new! Below, BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you photos of Broadway in the spring!


Northwestern Theater Presents THE GRAPES OF WRATH and More in May LineupNorthwestern Theater Presents THE GRAPES OF WRATH and More in May Lineup
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/18/2015) - May is a busy month for theater on Northwestern University's Evanston campus, and there is something for every audience imaginable: Old, young and in between.


Vocalist Keith Dames Presents A Billie Holiday Tribute HOMAGE TO ELEANORA at Manna House In ManhattanVocalist Keith Dames Presents A Billie Holiday Tribute HOMAGE TO ELEANORA at Manna House In Manhattan
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/18/2015) - Entertainer, vocalist and jazz aficionado Keith A. Dames presents a centennial celebration of Billie Holiday at 'Homage To Eleanora' on Friday, April 24th at Manna House (338 E. 106th Street) in East Harlem at 7:00pm.


Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents Improv 4 Kids, 4/25Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents Improv 4 Kids, 4/25
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/18/2015) - ?As part of its 'Phoenix for the Family' programming, Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces that it will be presenting the popular improv group IMPROV-4-KIDS on Saturday morning April 25th at 11:00 AM at the Wild Project at 195 East 3rd Street (between Avenue A and Avenue B).


Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre to Present HOLD THESE TRUTHS Through May 3rdCoachella Valley Repertory Theatre to Present HOLD THESE TRUTHS Through May 3rd
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/18/2015) - Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre (CVRep) concludes its 2014-2015 American Melting Pot-themed season with HOLD THESE TRUTHS, The Journey of Gordon Hirabayashi, byJeanne Sakata.


Los Porteņos Presents POETRY FROM THE INTERIOR: William Stafford & Miguel HernandezLos Porteños Presents POETRY FROM THE INTERIOR: William Stafford & Miguel Hernandez
by BWW News Desk (Portland)

(4/18/2015) - Los Porteos presents POETRY FROM THE INTERIOR: William Stafford & Miguel Hernandez, Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 7pm at Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington St., Portland, OR 97205.


Los Altos Stage Company Presents URINETOWN: THE MUSICALLos Altos Stage Company Presents URINETOWN: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(4/18/2015) - The Los Altos Stage Company's closes its 19th anniversary season with the hilarious musical comedy with the eyebrow-raising title that took Broadway by storm when it opened in 2001. Urinetown: The Musical opens May 28 and runs through June 27 at the Bus Barn Theater in Los Altos.


Don't Forget Them! Shuttered Shows of the 2014-15 Broadway Season Still Eligible for Tony AwardsDon't Forget Them! Shuttered Shows of the 2014-15 Broadway Season Still Eligible for Tony Awards
by BWW Special Coverage

(4/18/2015) - The 69th Annual TONY AWARDS, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, will take place on June 7 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. With the recent confirmation that Mary-Louise Parker and Bruce Willis will announce the nominations for the awards on April 28, BroadwayWorld brings you a look back at the shows whose curtains have come down for a final time - though remain eligible to take home the top prizes on theatre's biggest night!


Second Stage Theatre Finally Closes on the Helen Hayes TheatreSecond Stage Theatre Finally Closes on the Helen Hayes Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(4/18/2015) - It's official! Second Stage Theatre has added a Broadway theatre to its lineup of venues.


Photo Flash: Wetchester Broadway Theatre's WEST SIDE STORYPhoto Flash: Wetchester Broadway Theatre's WEST SIDE STORY
by BWW News Desk (Rockland / Westchester)

(4/18/2015) - Check out photos from Westchester Broadway Theatre's WEST SIDE STORY, April 9th - July 5th, 2015!


Photo Flash: First Look- FOLLIES at Milburn Stone TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look- FOLLIES at Milburn Stone Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Baltimore)

(4/18/2015) - Opening on April 17th 2015, The Milburn Stone Theatre presents Follies, the first and last reunion of the Weismann Follies. Follies, is interspersed with ex-showgirls reprising their old big numbers. Check out photos of the production below!


BWW Reviews: SCARLET, Southwark Playhouse, April 17 2015BWW Reviews: SCARLET, Southwark Playhouse, April 17 2015
by Gary Naylor (UK Regional)

(4/18/2015) - Gary Naylor sees a play full of innovation, one that could only have been written in the last year or two - a rare example of truly contemporary theatre staged in 2015.


ALADDIN Stars Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed to Lead Audition Tech, 5/16ALADDIN Stars Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed to Lead Audition Tech, 5/16
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/18/2015) - A Class Act NY invites students to come join them for a magical workshop with the two stars of Aladdin, Adam Jacobs (Aladdin) and Courtney Reed (Princess Jasmine) in an awesome musical theatre audition technique workshop, May 16.


The Falcon Theatre Presents THE TROUBLE WE COME FROMThe Falcon Theatre Presents THE TROUBLE WE COME FROM
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/18/2015) - The Falcon Theatre is proud to present the world premiere of The Trouble We Come From written by Scott Caan and directed by Matt August. In this romantic comedy Charlie (Michael Weston) finds himself at a crossroads in his life with the news that his girlfriend is expecting. Charlie confides in his best friend, Vince (Scott Caan), that he has recently crossed paths with other women in his life, including previous girlfriends, and in this tangled web of relationships, is unsure about commitment.


Submissions Now Open for the 2015/2016 Liberty Live Commission at Premiere StagesSubmissions Now Open for the 2015/2016 Liberty Live Commission at Premiere Stages
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(4/18/2015) - Premiere Stages, the professional theatre in residence at Kean University, is committed to supporting emerging playwrights through the development and production of new plays.


The Old Globe to Present Two World Premiere Musicals, 18th Annual THE GRINCH, and More in 2015-2016 SeasonThe Old Globe to Present Two World Premiere Musicals, 18th Annual THE GRINCH, and More in 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk (San Diego)

(4/18/2015) - In its upcoming 2015-2016 season, The Old Globe Theatre in San Diego will present three world-premiere productions with multiple sophomore productions, and more. Check out the full lineup below!


STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/18/15- THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIESTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/18/15- THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE
by Stage Tube

(4/18/2015) - Today in 2002, Thoroughly Modern Millie opened at the Marquis Theatre, where it ran for 903 performances. Thoroughly Modern Millie is a musical with music by Jeanine Tesori, lyrics by Dick Scanlan, and a book by Richard Morris and Scanlan. Based on the 1967 film of the same name, it tells the story of a small-town girl, Millie Dillmount, who comes to New York City to marry for money instead of love - a thoroughly modern aim in 1922, when women were just entering the workforce. The production subsequently won six 2002 Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Actress in a Musical for Sutton Foster.


Shivhans Pictures Presents NIRBHAYAShivhans Pictures Presents NIRBHAYA
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(4/18/2015) - Nirbhaya, hailed as one of the most urgent and compelling pieces of human rights theatre ever made, will play a 5-week run, with preview performances beginning Thursday, April 16 and an opening night set for Sunday, April 26.


Windy City Playhouse Extends END DAYS through May 3Windy City Playhouse Extends END DAYS through May 3
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/18/2015) - Windy City Playhouse, Chicago's newest Equity theater, has announced the extension of their production of END DAYS. It runs through April 26 at Windy City Playhouse, 3014 W. Irving Park.


Exclusive Photo Coverage: Inside the FINDING NEVERLAND Gypsy Robe Ceremony!Exclusive Photo Coverage: Inside the FINDING NEVERLAND Gypsy Robe Ceremony!
by Walter McBride

(4/18/2015) - The company of Finding Neverland just celebrated their opening with the Gypsy Robe ritual, at which the recipient from An American in Paris bestowed the honor on Ron Todorowski . BroadwayWorld was on hand for the event and brings you full photo coverage below!


BWW Review: WORKING FOR THE MOUSE Exposes Backstage Shenanigans at DisneylandBWW Review: WORKING FOR THE MOUSE Exposes Backstage Shenanigans at Disneyland
by Shari Barrett (Los Angeles)

(4/18/2015) - San Francisco playwright and performer Trevor Allen spent a few years in Southern California portraying Pluto, Mr. Smee, the Mad Hatter and other characters in his 5'5' height range on his quest for voice clearance and his dream of becoming Peter Pan. The boy who never wanted to grow up recounts his tales of backstage debauchery, sex, drugs, kicks to the crotch, militant managers, and quirky coworkers in this unique coming-of-age tale that blows pixie dust in your eyes while offering a glimpse behind the ears of the Magic Kingdom.


Chef Spotlight: Executive Chef DANIEL KILL of Paulaner in NYCChef Spotlight: Executive Chef DANIEL KILL of Paulaner in NYC
by Marina Kennedy (Food + Wine)

(4/18/2015) - Executive Chef, Daniel Kill of Paulaner in New York City is in our 'Chef Spotlight.' The stylish Bavarian restaurant and microbrewery is located at 265 Bowery, just South of Houston Street .


BWW Reviews: YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Junior Division, at GCTBWW Reviews: YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Junior Division, at GCT
by Joseph Baker (Memphis)

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BWW Interviews: HAPPY DAYS are Here Again with Director Joe HendrenBWW Interviews: HAPPY DAYS are Here Again with Director Joe Hendren
by Kristen Hirsch Montag (Minneapolis)

(4/18/2015) - Director Joe Hendren talks about HAPPY DAYS - A NEW MUSICAL, which opens April 24 at New Century Theatre in Minneapolis. Based on the popular TV series, this area premiere introduces local audiences to a show that's new and yet feels very familiar.




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