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Photo Flash: Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick & More Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Cover ArtPhoto Flash: Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick & More Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Cover Art
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


VIDEO: Meryl Streep's Performance Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Preview!VIDEO: Meryl Streep's Performance Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Preview!
Posted: Oct. 23, 2014


Photo Flash: The Way Is Clear - More Stunning Images from INTO THE WOODS!Photo Flash: The Way Is Clear - More Stunning Images from INTO THE WOODS!
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


Matthew Morrison Weds Renee Puente in MauiMatthew Morrison Weds Renee Puente in Maui
Posted: Oct. 19, 2014


THE VOICE Star Chris Mann, Katie Travis, Storm Lineberger and Anne Kanengeiser to Join THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National TourTHE VOICE Star Chris Mann, Katie Travis, Storm Lineberger and Anne Kanengeiser to Join THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National Tour
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


First Video Promo For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison WilliamsFirst Video Promo For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison Williams
Posted: Oct. 19, 2014


Neil Patrick Harris Among Barbara Walters MOST FASCINATING PEOPLE of 2014Neil Patrick Harris Among Barbara Walters MOST FASCINATING PEOPLE of 2014
Posted: Oct. 21, 2014


AMERICAN HORROR STORY's Finn Wittrock Talks PHANTOM Inspired Twisty The ClownAMERICAN HORROR STORY's Finn Wittrock Talks PHANTOM Inspired Twisty The Clown
Posted: Oct. 23, 2014


Alice Ripley Posts New JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Inspired 'Answer To Haterz'Alice Ripley Posts New JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Inspired 'Answer To Haterz'
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


VIDEO: Neil Diamond Performs New Single 'Something Blue', 'Cracklin' Rosie' on TONIGHT!VIDEO: Neil Diamond Performs New Single 'Something Blue', 'Cracklin' Rosie' on TONIGHT!
Posted: Oct. 18, 2014


INTO THE WOODS' Meryl Streep Reveals Why She Said 'No' to Previous Witch RolesINTO THE WOODS' Meryl Streep Reveals Why She Said 'No' to Previous Witch Roles
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


Robert Askins' HAND TO GOD Will Open on Broadway in 2015; Steven Boyer, Marc Kudisch & More to Reprise RolesRobert Askins' HAND TO GOD Will Open on Broadway in 2015; Steven Boyer, Marc Kudisch & More to Reprise Roles
Posted: Oct. 21, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Future Valjean? Adam Pascal Sings 'Bring Him Home'STAGE TUBE: Future Valjean? Adam Pascal Sings 'Bring Him Home'
Posted: Oct. 18, 2014


FIRST LISTEN: Neil Patrick Harris Talks Hosting Oscars, Dream Duet Partner, AHS & More!FIRST LISTEN: Neil Patrick Harris Talks Hosting Oscars, Dream Duet Partner, AHS & More!
Posted: Oct. 17, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: All Hail Dame Angela Lansbury! A Happy Birthday BonanzaFLASH FRIDAY: All Hail Dame Angela Lansbury! A Happy Birthday Bonanza
Posted: Oct. 17, 2014


Breaking News: IF/THEN's Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey Teaming on Broadway-Bound Musical THE VISITORBreaking News: IF/THEN's Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey Teaming on Broadway-Bound Musical THE VISITOR
Posted: Oct. 20, 2014


Breaking News: HERE LIES LOVE to Dance Its Last NYC Disco in JanuaryBreaking News: HERE LIES LOVE to Dance Its Last NYC Disco in January
Posted: Oct. 17, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at Josh Young, Erin Mackey and More in World Premiere of AMAZING GRACE in ChicagoPhoto Flash: First Look at Josh Young, Erin Mackey and More in World Premiere of AMAZING GRACE in Chicago
Posted: Oct. 17, 2014


VIDEO: Bradley Cooper Talks Broadway's THE ELEPHANT MAN; Plays Egg Russian Roulette on 'Tonight'VIDEO: Bradley Cooper Talks Broadway's THE ELEPHANT MAN; Plays Egg Russian Roulette on 'Tonight'
Posted: Oct. 18, 2014


VIDEO: Sneak Peek - CABARET's Alan Cumming Talks Shia LaBeouf Outburst on CONANVIDEO: Sneak Peek - CABARET's Alan Cumming Talks Shia LaBeouf Outburst on CONAN
Posted: Oct. 20, 2014


Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Oct. 23Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Oct. 23
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(10/23/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Thursday, October 23, 2014.


Peter Saul's FIGARO Exhibition on View Through 1/3 at Gallery MetPeter Saul's FIGARO Exhibition on View Through 1/3 at Gallery Met
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/23/2014) - Peter Saul's FIGARO is an exhibition of five original paintings presented in conjunction with the Met's season-opening new production of Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro.


GET to Host Panel on Morality, Ethics in the Medical Community After ELEPHANT MAN, 11/7GET to Host Panel on Morality, Ethics in the Medical Community After ELEPHANT MAN, 11/7
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(10/23/2014) - Georgia Ensemble Theatre (GET), North Fulton's only professional theatre company, is honored to host a community discussion on Friday, November 7th, following the 8pm performance of The Elephant Man at the Theatre's home in the Roswell Cultural Arts Center. "Human Dignity:" A Discussion with Medical Professionals on Morality and Ethics in The Elephant Man will feature panelists including Judith Dennis, MD (Medical Director of Roswell Urgent Care Center), Brooke Kamke (Director of Nursing Analytics and Systems Innovation at Emory Healthcare), and Kristie W. Koch (Business Analyst for Emory Healthcare Nursing Quality). Several cast members from the play and the production's director, David Crowe, will also be participating in the conversation.


TREASURES FROM THE JACK BRADLEY COLLECTION Exhibit on View at Louis Armstrong House MuseumTREASURES FROM THE JACK BRADLEY COLLECTION Exhibit on View at Louis Armstrong House Museum
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/23/2014) - Beginning October 21, 2014, the Louis Armstrong House Museum's new exhibit "To Jack Bradley, the 'Greatest' Photo Taker": Treasures from Jack Bradley Collection takes center stage at the museum.


Photo Flash: First Look at AstonRep's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE, Opening TonightPhoto Flash: First Look at AstonRep's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - It's bloody perfect for Halloween! AstonRep Theatre Company launches its 2014-15 season with Martin McDonagh's acclaimed modern classic THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE, directed by Company Member Derek Bertelsen, playing tonight, October 23 - November 23, 2014 at The Raven Theatre (West Stage), 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Illyrian Players Theatre to Present OTHELLO, 10/31-11/21Illyrian Players Theatre to Present OTHELLO, 10/31-11/21
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(10/23/2014) - From the company that brought you a cross-gender cast Macbeth and The Taming of the Shrew as a BDSM love story, comes a provocative Othello - a theatrical exploration of outsiders and obsessions. The show runs October 31 through November 21, 2014.


Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra to Launch US Tour with Concert Marking Fall of the Berlin Wall, 11/3Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra to Launch US Tour with Concert Marking Fall of the Berlin Wall, 11/3
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Houston)

(10/23/2014) - On Monday, November 3, at 7:30pm, the world-renowned Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra will kick-off a concert tour of the United States in Houston, which is an official sister city of Leipzig, Germany. The concert marks the 25th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.


ECCE to Kick Off 7th Season with 'EVOLUTIONS' at NYC's DiMenna Center, 11/20ECCE to Kick Off 7th Season with 'EVOLUTIONS' at NYC's DiMenna Center, 11/20
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/23/2014) - ECCE kicks of its 7th season with a concert encompassing works by seven noted contemporary composers at New York City's The DiMenna Center on Thursday, November 20, 2014.


Burlesque and More Set for The Wiggle Room, Oct 29-Nov 1Burlesque and More Set for The Wiggle Room, Oct 29-Nov 1
by BWW News Desk (Montreal)

(10/23/2014) - For high quality live shows, cocktails and service, come to The Wiggle Room this week, October 29 through November 1, 2014. An intimate and exciting experience, The Wiggle Room is Montreal's first cabaret cocktail club devoted to burlesque, comedy, live music, variety and the neo-vaudeville arts.


WEST END RECAST 2 to Return Nov 9 at the Phoenix TheatreWEST END RECAST 2 to Return Nov 9 at the Phoenix Theatre
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(10/23/2014) - West End Recast 2 - It's back... it's bigger... it's better! On Sunday 9th November, 7:30pm, at the Phoenix Theatre.


Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park Presents THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW thru 10/27Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park Presents THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW thru 10/27
by BWW News Desk (Orlando)

(10/23/2014) - The Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park presents a play based on Washington Irving's classic tale, 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow', from October 10-27, 2014.


BroadHollow Theatre to Stage SOUTH PACIFIC, 11/1-16BroadHollow Theatre to Stage SOUTH PACIFIC, 11/1-16
by BWW News Desk (Long Island)

(10/23/2014) - BroadHollow Theatre Company presents South Pacific at BroadHollow at Elmont, 700 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont, running November 1-16, 2014.


BASQUIAT: THE UNKNOWN NOTEBOOKS Exhibition to Open in April 2015 at the Brooklyn MuseumBASQUIAT: THE UNKNOWN NOTEBOOKS Exhibition to Open in April 2015 at the Brooklyn Museum
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(10/23/2014) - Eight rarely seen notebooks created by Jean-Michel Basquiat between 1980 and 1987 that have never before been presented to the public form the core of a new exhibition, Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks, on view at the Brooklyn Museum from April 3 through August 23, 2015. The exhibition features 160 unbound notebook pages, filled with the artist's handwritten texts and sketches, along with thirty related paintings, drawings, and mixed-media works drawn from private collections and the artist's estate.


Las Vegas Philharmonic to Present GREAT EUROPEAN MASTERY Concert, 11/22Las Vegas Philharmonic to Present GREAT EUROPEAN MASTERY Concert, 11/22
by BWW News Desk (Las Vegas)

(10/23/2014) - The Las Vegas Philharmonic will present its second Masterworks Series performance, "Great European Mastery," on Saturday, November 22nd, in Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30PM. The program will feature Weber's Overture to Oberon, Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto, and Brahms First Symphony. The concert will be conducted by Music Director and Conductor of the Eugene Symphony, Danail Rachev.


Flux Theatre Ensemble to Stage ONCE UPON A BRIDE THERE WAS A FOREST, 12/6-20Flux Theatre Ensemble to Stage ONCE UPON A BRIDE THERE WAS A FOREST, 12/6-20
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(10/23/2014) - Flux Theatre Ensemble will present the World Premiere of Kristen Palmer's (The Stray Dog with Rising Phoenix; Departures with Blue Coyote) ONCE UPON A BRIDE THERE WAS A FOREST, December 6-20 at the 4th Street Theatre (83 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery).


Photo Flash: First Look at THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY at Orlando ShakespearePhoto Flash: First Look at THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY at Orlando Shakespeare
by BWW News Desk (Orlando)

(10/23/2014) - The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley, with book by Timothy A. McDonald, lyrics by Timothy A. McDonald & Jonathan K. Waller, music by David Weinstein, Jonathan K. Waller, Timothy A. McDonald & Stephen Gabriel, based on the book Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown, will be directed and choreographed by Rob Winn Anderson at Orlando Shakespeare Theater, tonight, October 23, through November 22, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below!


Stef Tovar, Brianna Borger and More to Star in Mercury Theater's THE CHRISTMAS SCHOONER; Cast Announced!Stef Tovar, Brianna Borger and More to Star in Mercury Theater's THE CHRISTMAS SCHOONER; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 N. Southport Avenue, announces a cast of award-winning actors to bring new life to Chicago's beloved holiday musical THE CHRISTMAS SCHOONER, running November 26 through December 28, 2014. Press opening is Wednesday, December 3rd at 7:30pm.


Michael Patrick Thornton to Star in Next Theatre's RICHARD III; Cast Announced!Michael Patrick Thornton to Star in Next Theatre's RICHARD III; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - ?Next Theatre Company announces the cast for its second production in its 34th season, Shakespeare's Richard III, directed by Jessica Thebus, at Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes Street. Previews are Saturday, January 3 at 8:00 p.m.; Sunday, January 4 at 2p.m., Friday, January 9 and Saturday, January 10 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, January 11 at 2 p.m. Press Opening night is Tuesday, January 13 at 7 p.m.


Review Roundup: DISGRACED Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: DISGRACED Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups

(10/23/2014) - The Pulitzer Prize winning play Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar makes its Broadway premiere tonight, October 23, starring Hari Dhillon (star of the acclaimed London's Bush Theatre production), Gretchen Mol ('Boardwalk Empire'), Karen Pittman (Domesticated) and Josh Radnor ('How I Met Your Mother'). Let's see what the critics had to say...


Music, Theatre, Dance and Magic Comes to Symphony Space's 2014-15 'Just Kidding' SeriesMusic, Theatre, Dance and Magic Comes to Symphony Space's 2014-15 'Just Kidding' Series
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/23/2014) - Symphony Space presents the superheroes of children's entertainment on more Sundays than ever this season. A high-powered lineup bursts upon the Just Kidding stages starting with this Sunday's rootsy performance of GRAMMY Award-nominated Alastair Moock & Friends and continuing on through the 2014-15 season. There's something for everyone: a spooky classical music show with young performers, interactive musical puppet theatre performances, pop music from a Sprout TV star and a GRAMMY nominated duo, percussive dance, hip hop and a mesmerizing magic show.


Photo Flash: Playwright Heidi Schreck and More at Sundance Institute Theatre Club's Season 2 LaunchPhoto Flash: Playwright Heidi Schreck and More at Sundance Institute Theatre Club's Season 2 Launch
by BWW News Desk

(10/23/2014) - On October 21, Joan and George Hornig hosted the launch of the second season of the Sundance Institute Theatre Club, a series of private dinners in New York for Institute supporters. Guests joined playwright Heidi Schreck for dinner at Chez Josephine before a performance of Schreck's play Grand Concourse at Playwrights Horizons. Schreck's work was supported by the Sundance Institute Theatre Program. Scroll down for photos from the event!


Photo Flash: First Look at THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN Off-BroadwayPhoto Flash: First Look at THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(10/23/2014) - VH Theatrical Development Foundation presents the Off-Broadway premiere of THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN, a new play by acclaimed author Laura Pedersen, directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser. THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN will be performed through Sunday, December 14th at the Cherry Lane Studio Theatre (38 Commerce Street, Manhattan). The Press Opening is Sunday, October 26th, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Cast And Loose Live! to Present BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT Next Monday at Joe's PubCast And Loose Live! to Present BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT Next Monday at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(10/23/2014) - Cast And Loose Live! returns to present Back To School Night on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 9:30pm at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater, 425 Lafayette Street, NYC.


Review Roundup: MEMPHIS Opens in the West EndReview Roundup: MEMPHIS Opens in the West End
by Review Roundups (UK / West End)

(10/23/2014) - The West End production of hit Broadway musical Memphis, directed by Christopher Ashley, opens tonight, October 23, 2014, at the Shaftesbury Theatre. Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Memphis has an Award-winning original score by Bon Jovi founding member David Bryan and book by Joe DiPietro. Let's see what the critics had to say...


Anne Reid, Janie Dee and More Join A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC 40th Anniversary Concert in LondonAnne Reid, Janie Dee and More Join A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC 40th Anniversary Concert in London
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(10/23/2014) - The Daily Mail reports that Anne Reid and Janie Dee will star as Madame Armfeldt and her daughter Desiree, respectively, in a concert performance of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at the Palace Theatre on January 26, 2015. The show will mark the 40th anniversary of the original London production.


BWW Reviews: MEMPHIS, Shaftesbury Theatre, October 2014BWW Reviews: MEMPHIS, Shaftesbury Theatre, October 2014
by Kevin Sherwin (UK / West End)

(10/23/2014) - There's a popular theory that, in order to have a good chance at success, a new West End musical must be based either on a well-known film or on the back catalogue of a well-known music act - or in the case of The Bodyguard, both - and indeed, if you were to cast your eye over a list of hits and flops over the past few years, you might be inclined to agree. But then there's Memphis.


WICKED's Willemijn Verkaik and More Join Tamsin Greig in West End's WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWNWICKED's Willemijn Verkaik and More Join Tamsin Greig in West End's WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(10/23/2014) - According to the Daily Mail, Pedro Almodovar's WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN has added more big names to its cast, including WICKED's Willemijn Verkaik and Haydn Oakley, WE WILL ROCK YOU's Ricardo Afonso, JERUSALEM's Sarah Moyle, THE WIZARD OF OZ's Marianne Benedict, and VIVA FOREVER's Rebecca McKinnis.


James McAvoy to Star in THE RULING CLASS at Trafalgar This WinterJames McAvoy to Star in THE RULING CLASS at Trafalgar This Winter
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(10/23/2014) - The Daily Mail writes that X-MEN star James McAvoy has lined up his next stage project -- Peter Barnes's THE RULING CLASS, which will be directed by Jamie Lloyd in January as part of Trafalgar Transformed's second season. Performances begin January 16, 2015; the play runs through April 11.