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STAGE TUBE: Lady Gaga Celebrates SOUND OF MUSIC's 50th Anniversary with Impressive TributeSTAGE TUBE: Lady Gaga Celebrates SOUND OF MUSIC's 50th Anniversary with Impressive Tribute
Posted: Feb. 22, 2015


Granddaughter of Maria Von Trapp Calls Gaga's OSCAR Performance 'Exquisite'Granddaughter of Maria Von Trapp Calls Gaga's OSCAR Performance 'Exquisite'
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Neil Patrick Harris, Anna Kendrick Open Oscars with 'Moving Pictures'STAGE TUBE: Neil Patrick Harris, Anna Kendrick Open Oscars with 'Moving Pictures'
Posted: Feb. 22, 2015


ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Cancels Saturday Night Show Due to Ill Peter Gallagher; Kristin Chenoweth Performs for Sold Out AudienceON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Cancels Saturday Night Show Due to Ill Peter Gallagher; Kristin Chenoweth Performs for Sold Out Audience
Posted: Feb. 21, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel, Glom Gazingo Bury the Hatchet at OscarsSTAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel, Glom Gazingo Bury the Hatchet at Oscars
Posted: Feb. 22, 2015


BWW TV: Inside Rehearsal for THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's Spring Run at Paper Mill Playhouse!BWW TV: Inside Rehearsal for THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's Spring Run at Paper Mill Playhouse!
Posted: Feb. 24, 2015


BREAKING NEWS: It's Official, HAMILTON Sets Broadway Dates for July Previews, August OpeningBREAKING NEWS: It's Official, HAMILTON Sets Broadway Dates for July Previews, August Opening
Posted: Feb. 24, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Andrew Rannells & Jimmy Fallon Audition for GLEE's Series FinaleVIDEO: Watch Andrew Rannells & Jimmy Fallon Audition for GLEE's Series Finale
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


Academy Issue Statement on Joan Rivers Omission from 'In Memoriam' TributeAcademy Issue Statement on Joan Rivers Omission from 'In Memoriam' Tribute
Posted: Feb. 23, 2015


Lea Michele, Darren Criss & More In Group Photo Of Cast & Crew At GLEE FinaleLea Michele, Darren Criss & More In Group Photo Of Cast & Crew At GLEE Finale
Posted: Feb. 21, 2015


Darren Criss Says Goodbye To GLEE With Emotional Message To FansDarren Criss Says Goodbye To GLEE With Emotional Message To Fans
Posted: Feb. 22, 2015


VIDEO: Meryl Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'!VIDEO: Meryl Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'!
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


Exclusive Photo Flash: More of Vanessa Hudgens & Company of Broadway-Bound GIGI; Box Office Opens Today!Exclusive Photo Flash: More of Vanessa Hudgens & Company of Broadway-Bound GIGI; Box Office Opens Today!
Posted: Feb. 23, 2015


Sneak Peek Of Matthew Morrison Singing FINDING NEVERLAND At Oscars PartySneak Peek Of Matthew Morrison Singing FINDING NEVERLAND At Oscars Party
Posted: Feb. 22, 2015


Neil Patrick Harris Responds to His OSCARS CriticsNeil Patrick Harris Responds to His OSCARS Critics
Posted: Feb. 23, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Miranda Sings Quits Youtube; Announces Book Plans!STAGE TUBE: Miranda Sings Quits Youtube; Announces Book Plans!
Posted: Feb. 25, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Disney's INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray Trailer with Meryl Streep's Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'VIDEO: Watch Disney's INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray Trailer with Meryl Streep's Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


Lady Gaga Joins Cast of Next Installment of AMERICAN HORROR STORY!Lady Gaga Joins Cast of Next Installment of AMERICAN HORROR STORY!
Posted: Feb. 25, 2015


Original Stars of Disney's ALADDIN Will Remain on Broadway Into 2016Original Stars of Disney's ALADDIN Will Remain on Broadway Into 2016
Posted: Feb. 25, 2015


Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


Barbara Cook Closes Lincoln Center's American Songbook Series TonightBarbara Cook Closes Lincoln Center's American Songbook Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk

(2/28/2015) - Now in its 16th season, Lincoln Center's acclaimed series American Songbook continues to expand its scope in celebrating the best in American singing and songwriting, with Barbara Cook closing out the series with upbeat tunes and a swinging band tonight, February 28, 2015 at 8:30 p.m. in The Appel Room at Lincoln Center.


SOUND OFF: Four Fabulous Features Of This Week's GLEESOUND OFF: Four Fabulous Features Of This Week's GLEE
by Pat Cerasaro

(2/27/2015) - Today we recount a quartet of highlights from one of the final nights of GLEE ever. Only four left!


Marcus Center For The Performing Arts to Present WICKED, Milwaukee Premiere of KINKY BOOTS, and More in 2015-2016 SeasonMarcus Center For The Performing Arts to Present WICKED, Milwaukee Premiere of KINKY BOOTS, and More in 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk (Milwaukee, WI)

(2/27/2015) - The Marcus Center and Broadway Across America invite you to experience the sounds and splendor of Broadway at the Marcus Center throughout 2015-2016. This season your spirits will be raised to new high-heeled heights with the 2013 Tony Award-winner for best musical, KINKY BOOTS. We invite you to have the time of your life at DIRTY DANCING; see the smash hit direct from Broadway, NEWSIES; the return of the acclaimed masterpiece, CABARET; the winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical, ONCE. WICKED will make its anticipated return to Milwaukee as part of a six-show season package option.


Harris Center Presents ALTANHarris Center Presents ALTAN
by BWW News Desk (Sacramento)

(2/27/2015) - One of the most important groups playing traditional Irish music in Ireland and on the world stage for three decades comes to Harris Center for the Arts for just one performance. Altan's commitment to good-natured fun is second only to their commitment to excellence in all things musical, and this concert is no exception.


Ford's Theatre Society Presents New Wildhorn Musical, FREEDOM'S SONG: ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND THE CIVIL WARFord's Theatre Society Presents New Wildhorn Musical, FREEDOM'S SONG: ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND THE CIVIL WAR
by BWW News Desk (Washington, DC)

(2/27/2015) - The Ford's Theatre Society 2014-2015 season continues with the musical Freedom's Song: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War, directed by Jeff Calhoun, March 13 through May 20, 2015, at the historic Ford's Theatre (511 Tenth Street NW, Washington, D.C.). A new adaptation of the Broadway musical The Civil War, Freedom's Song features the words of Abraham Lincoln and music inspired by the letters of those who lived through the Civil War. The production is part of Ford's 150: Remembering the Lincoln Assassination, a series of events marking the 150 years since Abraham Lincoln's assassination at Ford's Theatre.


The Sherman Playhouse Presents 1984The Sherman Playhouse Presents 1984
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(2/27/2015) - The Sherman Playhouse proudly kicks off its 2015 theatrical season on April 10 with George Orwell's dystopian classic, '1984,' adapted for the stage by Robert Owens, Wilton E. Hall, Jr., and William A. Miles, Jr.


Brentano String Quartet to Play The WallisBrentano String Quartet to Play The Wallis
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Los Angeles)

(2/27/2015) - Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts ("The Wallis") presents Brentano String Quartet for a program of chamber music on Saturday, May 9 at 8:00 pm in the Bram Goldsmith Theatre. The Brentano members are Mark Steinberg, violin; Serena Canin, violin; Misha Amory, viola; and Nina Lee, cello. The program will feature Haydn's String Quartet in B flat major, Op. 50, No. 1; Bartok's String Quartet No. 3 (1927); and Debussy's String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10.


IGOR LEVIT: An Evening of Beethoven Sonatas to Play The WallisIGOR LEVIT: An Evening of Beethoven Sonatas to Play The Wallis
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Los Angeles)

(2/27/2015) - Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts ("The Wallis") presents pianist Igor Levit for one performance only, April 21, 2015 at 8:00 pm in the Bram Goldsmith Theater.


VIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer BattleVIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer Battle
by Stage Tube

(2/27/2015) - Broadway veteran Krysta Rodriguez (FIRST DATE) recently announced her breast cancer diagnosis and founded a new blog, titled 'ChemoCouture.' In her latest post, 'Here's to the Ladies Who Bzzzzzzzzzzzzz,' Rodriguez posted a time lapse video of her head shave. Check out the video below!


Aragon High School Presents ROMEO AND JULIETAragon High School Presents ROMEO AND JULIET
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(2/27/2015) - Aragon High School Performing Arts in San Mateo is proud to present their spring performance of Romeo and Juliet opening on March 19th. Aragon Drama will bring Shakespeare's tragic exploration of first love to life, and captivate you, as it has audiences for over 400 years.


Photo Flash: Get a First Look at HOME STREET HOME!Photo Flash: Get a First Look at HOME STREET HOME!
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(2/27/2015) - Home Street Home, a new musical, will play an 11-performance run between February 20 - March 7, 2015 at Z Space, located in the Mission District in San Francisco, the producers announced today. Home Street Home features music by punk legend Fat Mike (NOFX), lyrics by Fat Mike, Jeff Marx (Tony Award winner, Avenue Q) & Goddess Soma (AVN Award winning writer/director), and book by Goddess Soma & Fat Mike. Richard Israel (LA Drama Critics Circle Career Achievement Award winner) will direct. www.HomeStreetHomeOnStage.com. BroadwayWorld previously brought readers an exclusive first look at a song from the show, 'Let's Get Hurt,' and now we bring you the first production photos below!


Grand Rapids Civic Theatre's 90th Season to Include INTO THE WOODS, THE GREAT GATSBY, PETER PAN, and More!Grand Rapids Civic Theatre's 90th Season to Include INTO THE WOODS, THE GREAT GATSBY, PETER PAN, and More!
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(2/27/2015) - The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre and School of Theatre Arts announces their 90th Season! We celebrate our legacy with a season that transports us through the decades: from the roaring twenties through the Civil Rights movement, and into a world of fairytale fantasy.


VIDEO: Patti LuPone Makes Cameo Appearance in THE GHOSTS OF VERSAILLESVIDEO: Patti LuPone Makes Cameo Appearance in THE GHOSTS OF VERSAILLES
by Stage Tube

(2/27/2015) - Tony Award-winner Patti LuPone is making a cameo appearance in LA Opera's THE GHOSTS OF VERSAILLES now Through March 1. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at her appearance!


Broadway Serves to Host 3rd KIDS SERVE Event Benefitting Urban PathwaysBroadway Serves to Host 3rd KIDS SERVE Event Benefitting Urban Pathways
by BWW News Desk

(2/27/2015) - Saturday, February 28th, Broadway Serves will host its third Kids Serve event! Taking place at the Minskoff Theater, over 30 children from the NY theater community will be in attendance. The kids have donated toiletry items and will be creating toiletry bags to be given to Urban Pathways, a not-for-profit, social service and supportive housing organization serving homeless adults in the NY Metropolitan Area.


Theatre Memphis Presents LIBERACE!, THE PRODUCERS, WAIT UNTIL DARK, and More for 2015-2016Theatre Memphis Presents LIBERACE!, THE PRODUCERS, WAIT UNTIL DARK, and More for 2015-2016
by BWW News Desk (Memphis)

(2/27/2015) - Theatre Memphis has made its play selections for the 2015-16 season and they include a variety of entertainment that touches many bases. Featuring musicals, comedy, drama, classics and new work, the season offers options to Memphis patrons.


The Soloists of La Scala and Nazzareno Carusi to Play at The Wallis, 3/19The Soloists of La Scala and Nazzareno Carusi to Play at The Wallis, 3/19
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(2/27/2015) - Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts ("The Wallis") presents clarinetist Fabrizio Meloni and violist Danilo Rossi -- two renowned soloists of the Orchestra of the Teatro alla Scala and the La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra (I solisti del Teatro alla Scala) join pianist Nazzareno Carusi to perform a program of chamber music by Mozart, Schumann and Schubert on Thursday, March 19 at 8:00 pm.


Orion Ensemble Welcomes CYSO Quartet, 3/18Orion Ensemble Welcomes CYSO Quartet, 3/18
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Chicago)

(2/27/2015) - The Orion Ensemble, winner of the prestigious Chamber Music America/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming, is pleased to welcome the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras' Quattro Voci String Quartet for the final performance of 'Jubilation,' its third concert program of the 2014-15 season.


Photo Flash: Four Students to Take PSO Masterclass with Cellist Zuill BaileyPhoto Flash: Four Students to Take PSO Masterclass with Cellist Zuill Bailey
by BWW News Desk (Classical - New Jersey)

(2/27/2015) - On Saturday, March 14, at 2 pm, four students will be coached by the world-class cellist Zuill Bailey in PSO BRAVO! Master It!, presented by the Princeton Symphony Orchestra at the Institute for Advanced Study's Wolfensohn Hall. Mr. Bailey is appearing as a guest soloist with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra the following day in the PSO Classical Series concert Soulful Reflections. Musicians and music enthusiasts will be fascinated by this public masterclass where major works from the cello repertoire will be refined for performance. BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the students below!


BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of Keen Company's JOHN & JEN on Opening Night- Kate Baldwin, Conor Ryan, Andrew Lippa & More!BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of Keen Company's JOHN & JEN on Opening Night- Kate Baldwin, Conor Ryan, Andrew Lippa & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV

(2/27/2015) - The Drama Desk and Obie Award-winning Keen Company presents the first New York revival of John & Jen, the musical with music by Andrew Lippa, lyrics by Tom Greenwald, and a book by Greenwald and Lippa. The show officially opened last night, February 26th at The Clurman Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues). BroadwayWorld takes you inside opening night below!


Center Stage Co. Presents BLUES BASHCenter Stage Co. Presents BLUES BASH
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(2/27/2015) - The 6th Annual Blues Bash at Centenary College Friday March 20 and Saturday March 21 in the Sitnik Theatre at the David and Carol Lackland Center blends Blues, Americana, and other styles of music in a two - night extravaganza that will be a real treat for music lovers!


MASON GRIFFIN to Play Broadway in BrooklynMASON GRIFFIN to Play Broadway in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(2/27/2015) - ?The success of last season's VOICES Concert has prompted a second musical event added to the season. SHOWTUNE: A TRIBUTE TO THE AMERICAN MUSICAL THEATER will be presented in June. Joining the staff of this electrifying event is MASON GRIFFIN.


Lewis University's Heritage Theatre Company Presents f24 HOUR THEATRE FESTIVALLewis University's Heritage Theatre Company Presents f24 HOUR THEATRE FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk (San Diego)

(2/27/2015) - Lewis University's Heritage Theatre Company (HTC) is proud to host their 2nd Annual "24 Hour Theatre Festival," a.k.a. "Black Box Blowout" on Friday and Saturday, March 13 and 14.


Choral Arts Philadelphia Presents BACH@7 Cantata SeriesChoral Arts Philadelphia Presents BACH@7 Cantata Series
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Pennsylvania)

(2/27/2015) - Choral Arts Philadelphia, in collaboration with the Bach Festival of Philadelphia, led by Artistic Director Matthew Glandorf, will continue presenting Bach@7 Cantata Series at St. Clement's Episcopal Church. In addition to the featured J.S. Bach Cantatas, the Spring 2015 series offer orchestral and choral works by Johannes Brahms, Heinrich Biber and Eric Whitacre. Special guest, Mezzo-Soprano Jacqueline Horner-Kwiatek (Anonymous 4) will appear in two solo Cantatas on April 8.


Photo Flash: First Look- Trinity Rep's THE GLASS MENAGERIEPhoto Flash: First Look- Trinity Rep's THE GLASS MENAGERIE
by BWW News Desk (Rhode Island)

(2/27/2015) - Trinity Rep continues Season 51: The Necessity of Human Connection with Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie, directed by Brian Mertes. The Glass Menagerie runs February 26 through March 29, 2015 in Trinity Rep's Chace Theater. Tickets are on sale now at www.trinityrep.com, by calling (401) 351-4242 or at the theater's box office at 201 Washington St., Providence, RI. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look of the show below!


Vineyard Theatre Extends BROOKLYNITE to March 29Vineyard Theatre Extends BROOKLYNITE to March 29
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(2/27/2015) - The Vineyard Theatre announced today that due to demand the world premiere of the original musical BROOKLYNITE will extend its limited engagement by one week and will now run through Sunday, March 29. Helmed by Tony Award-winning director Michael Mayer (HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, SPRING AWAKENING), BROOKLYNITE opened on Wednesday, February 25.


Boston Public Works Presents Second Play, FROM THE DEEPBoston Public Works Presents Second Play, FROM THE DEEP
by BWW News Desk (Boston)

(2/27/2015) - ?Boston Public Works Theater Company will present its second production of its 2014-2015 Season, From The Deep, which will run March 12 through March 28, 2015 in the Black Box Theater at the Boston Center for the Arts.


THE TURKEYS to Play the Brave New Workshop March 13-14THE TURKEYS to Play the Brave New Workshop March 13-14
by BWW News Desk (Minneapolis)

(2/27/2015) - The Brave New Workshop continues to bring the best and brightest standup performers in the Twin Cities to its stage with two nights featuring the multi-faceted, did-they-just-say-that comedy group The Turkeys. The performances will take place at the BNW's Experimental Thinking Centre (ETC) event space on Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14 at 9pm. Tickets go on sale on Thursday, March 5 and will be available for purchase via the BNW box office or at the door the day of the show.


Betty Buckley, Barbara Cook, and Rex Smith to be Honored at Shubert New Haven's 100 Anniversary GalaBetty Buckley, Barbara Cook, and Rex Smith to be Honored at Shubert New Haven's 100 Anniversary Gala
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(2/27/2015) - In recognition of its 100th Anniversary, the Shubert will celebrate with a Gala Benefit on Saturday, March 21 beginning at 6:00pm. This exclusive evening will include an elegant sit-down dinner on the legendary Shubert Stage, dancing, theatrical entertainment and a tribute to honored guest starts.


Ripple Effect Theatre Company Presents the Regional Premiere of TWO ROOMS, 3/13-4/11Ripple Effect Theatre Company Presents the Regional Premiere of TWO ROOMS, 3/13-4/11
by BWW News Desk (Denver)

(2/27/2015) - Ripple Effect Theatre Company presents the Regional Premiere of Two Rooms by Lee Blessing. This compelling and daring play, depicting a hostage situation from four points of view comes to The Bakery, located at 2132 Market Street in Denver, on March 13, with performances through April 11.


World Premiere of Michael Ricigliano Jr.'s A QUEEN FOR A DAY to Star David Deblinger and MoreWorld Premiere of Michael Ricigliano Jr.'s A QUEEN FOR A DAY to Star David Deblinger and More
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(2/27/2015) - Jackson Leonard Productions in association with Steve Acunto and Ric Zivic, will present the World Premiere of Michael Ricigliano Jr.'s A QUEEN FOR A DAY directed by John Gould Rubin, beginning on April 14. A Queen for a Day will open on May 3 and run through July 26 at Theatre at St. Clement's (423 West 46 Street).


Max Lifchitz to Direct RUMBLES OF SPRING, 3/16Max Lifchitz to Direct RUMBLES OF SPRING, 3/16
by BWW News Desk (Classical - New York City)

(2/27/2015) - On Monday evening March 16, the North/South Consonance Ensemble under the direction of Max Lifchitz celebrates the arrival of spring performing five nature-inspired works by composers from Israel, Hong Kong and the Americas.


Ignite Theatre Presents TICK...TICK...BOOM! at the Aurora Fox Studio TheatreIgnite Theatre Presents TICK...TICK...BOOM! at the Aurora Fox Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Denver)

(2/27/2015) - Ignite Theatre presents 'tick... tick...BOOM!' April 17 through May 17 at the Aurora Fox Studio Theatre, 9900 East Colfax Avenue. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays and Monday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 2:30 p.m.


Tennessee Williams Theater Fest Brings HOTEL PLAYS to NOLA & Hermann-Grima in New OrleansTennessee Williams Theater Fest Brings HOTEL PLAYS to NOLA & Hermann-Grima in New Orleans
by BWW News Desk (New Orleans)

(2/27/2015) - As part of the 29th annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival in New Orleans from March 25th through 29th, the rooms of the historic Hermann-Grima House Museum will echo with performances of plays by Tennessee Williams written and set in the French Quarter.


Save over 25% on Your Last Chance to See CABARET Before Final Performance 3/29Save over 25% on Your Last Chance to See CABARET Before Final Performance 3/29
by Contests - Broadway (Discount)

(2/27/2015) - Golden Globe nominee Sienna Miller (American Sniper, After Miss Julie) returns to Broadway as Sally Bowles alongside Tony winner Alan Cumming ('The Good Wife,' Roundabout's The Threepenny Opera) as the Emcee in Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) and Rob Marshall's (Nine and Chicago, the films) Tony-winning production of Cabaret, also starring Tony nominees Danny Burstein (Follies) and Linda Emond (Death of a Salesman).


Photo Flash: First Look- ON GOLDEN POND at Theatre at the CenterPhoto Flash: First Look- ON GOLDEN POND at Theatre at the Center
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(2/27/2015) - Considered one of the Midwest's leading, professional equity theaters that presents both regional and world premieres featuring the area's finest artists, Theatre at the Center kicks off its 25th Anniversary 2015 season with the beloved classic, Ernest Thompson's ON GOLDEN POND. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the show below!




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