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Calling All Ozians: WICKED to Host Open Call in New York City Next Month!Calling All Ozians: WICKED to Host Open Call in New York City Next Month!
Posted: Mar. 24, 2015


VIDEO: Meryl Streep, Eddie Redmayne & More Featured in Hilarious James Corden LATE LATE SHOW DebutVIDEO: Meryl Streep, Eddie Redmayne & More Featured in Hilarious James Corden LATE LATE SHOW Debut
Posted: Mar. 24, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Sean Hayes & Husband Scott Icenogle Lip Sync to Jennifer Hudson's 'Trouble'!VIDEO: Watch Sean Hayes & Husband Scott Icenogle Lip Sync to Jennifer Hudson's 'Trouble'!
Posted: Mar. 27, 2015


Snapchat with PHANTOM's New Christine, Julia Udine 3/26Snapchat with PHANTOM's New Christine, Julia Udine 3/26
Posted: Mar. 23, 2015


Breaking News: HBO Cancels LOOKING Led by Jonathan Groff; Movie Next!Breaking News: HBO Cancels LOOKING Led by Jonathan Groff; Movie Next!
Posted: Mar. 25, 2015


Breaking News: NBC Sets THE WIZ as 2015 Live Musical; Broadway Revival in the Works!Breaking News: NBC Sets THE WIZ as 2015 Live Musical; Broadway Revival in the Works!
Posted: Mar. 30, 2015


VIDEO: Idina Menzel & IF/THEN Cast & Creative Team Take Final Bows; Thank Producer David StoneVIDEO: Idina Menzel & IF/THEN Cast & Creative Team Take Final Bows; Thank Producer David Stone
Posted: Mar. 23, 2015


BWW TV: Watch Highlights from INTO THE WOODS Tribute to Stephen SondheimBWW TV: Watch Highlights from INTO THE WOODS Tribute to Stephen Sondheim
Posted: Mar. 23, 2015


BWW Exclusive: Richard Jay-Alexander Remembers Polly Bergen with Memories & Never Before Seen Personal PhotosBWW Exclusive: Richard Jay-Alexander Remembers Polly Bergen with Memories & Never Before Seen Personal Photos
Posted: Mar. 26, 2015


Idina Menzel Announces 2015 WORLD TOUR Dates!Idina Menzel Announces 2015 WORLD TOUR Dates!
Posted: Mar. 27, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Tituss Burgess Perform 'Stay With Me' at Sondheim TributeVIDEO: Watch Tituss Burgess Perform 'Stay With Me' at Sondheim Tribute
Posted: Mar. 24, 2015


Breaking News: Audra McDonald in Talks to Join Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Movie!Breaking News: Audra McDonald in Talks to Join Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Movie!
Posted: Mar. 27, 2015


ALLEGIANCE on Broadway Starring George Takei and Lea Salonga To Hold Open Call Auditions In TorontoALLEGIANCE on Broadway Starring George Takei and Lea Salonga To Hold Open Call Auditions In Toronto
Posted: Mar. 27, 2015


Craig Zadan Offers Update On Next NBC Live Musical: 'One Will Be Coming For The Holidays'; Announcement Monday?Craig Zadan Offers Update On Next NBC Live Musical: 'One Will Be Coming For The Holidays'; Announcement Monday?
Posted: Mar. 29, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Lin-Manuel Miranda Gives Jonathan Groff a Belated Birthday PresentSTAGE TUBE: Lin-Manuel Miranda Gives Jonathan Groff a Belated Birthday Present
Posted: Mar. 27, 2015


SOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Fabulous Features Of The Upcoming SMASH/BOMBSHELL ReunionSOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Fabulous Features Of The Upcoming SMASH/BOMBSHELL Reunion
Posted: Mar. 25, 2015


Rialto Chatter Exclusive: BAT OUT OF HELL Musical Aiming for 2016 Premiere; Rundgren Joins Team?Rialto Chatter Exclusive: BAT OUT OF HELL Musical Aiming for 2016 Premiere; Rundgren Joins Team?
Posted: Mar. 27, 2015


VIDEO: Tom Hanks & James Corden Re-create Hanks' Most Famous Film Roles on LATE SHOWVIDEO: Tom Hanks & James Corden Re-create Hanks' Most Famous Film Roles on LATE SHOW
Posted: Mar. 24, 2015


INTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So FarINTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So Far
Posted: Mar. 28, 2015


BWW Previews:  Enjoy HOLIDAY WEEKEND FareBWW Previews: Enjoy HOLIDAY WEEKEND Fare
by Marina Kennedy (Food + Wine)

(3/30/2015) - All around Manhattan, the finest chefs are preparing brunch and dinner for your holiday weekend.


BWW CD Reviews: Stage Door Records' JACK THE RIPPER (Original London Cast Album) is Odd and IntriguingBWW CD Reviews: Stage Door Records' JACK THE RIPPER (Original London Cast Album) is Odd and Intriguing
by David Clarke

(3/30/2015) - JACK THE RIPPER first premiered at London's Players' Theatre. Yet, this musical's unique original cast album would take 40 years to see the light of day. On March 30, 2015 Stage Door Records released the odd and intriguing JACK THE RIPPER (Original London Cast Album).


Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of The Dirty Blondes' THE BRITNEY PROJECTPhoto Flash: Meet the Cast of The Dirty Blondes' THE BRITNEY PROJECT
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(3/30/2015) - The Britney Project will be a two-night workshop performance of a developing show by Ashley J. Jacobson in Brooklyn. Scroll down to meet the cast!


BWW Reviews: Coyote StageWorks Debuts in its New Home with the Howlingly Funny BUYER & CELLARBWW Reviews: Coyote StageWorks Debuts in its New Home with the Howlingly Funny BUYER & CELLAR
by Audrey Liebross (Costa Mesa)

(3/30/2015) - Coyote StageWorks' BUYER & CELLAR is howlingly funny, brilliantly acted, and cleverly staged. Playwright Jonathan Tolins alternatively skewers Barbra Streisand and sympathizes with her through Alex More, the main character -- all characters are played by Emerson Collins -- after Alex takes a job in Streisand's cellar taking care of her possessions, which are stored in a fake shopping mall.


Broadway's Ciara Renee Joins The CW's ARROW/FLASH Spinoff as 'Hawkgirl'Broadway's Ciara Renee Joins The CW's ARROW/FLASH Spinoff as 'Hawkgirl'
by BWW News Desk

(3/30/2015) - Another stage vet is heading to the DC Universe on The CW.


Theater for the New City Offers 'Costume Streetwear' to Displaced Neighbors After East Village ExplosionTheater for the New City Offers 'Costume Streetwear' to Displaced Neighbors After East Village Explosion
by BWW News Desk

(3/30/2015) - After last week's East Village explosion, building collapse and fire, Theater for the New City is offering neighbors displaced by the disaster free clothing from its costume collection.


LA STAGE Alliance to Relaunch Arts Journalism Program This SummerLA STAGE Alliance to Relaunch Arts Journalism Program This Summer
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/30/2015) - LA STAGE Alliance will relaunch its arts journalism program on June 1, 2015, it was announced today. Funding for the program has been provided by Bill Bordy, founder of the former Los Angeles theatrical publication Drama-Logue, in honor of three late members of the LA theatre community -- Lee Melville, Polly Warfield, and Lars Hansen.


Neil Patrick Harris Congratulates HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH On 1 Year AnniversaryNeil Patrick Harris Congratulates HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH On 1 Year Anniversary
by Pat Cerasaro

(3/30/2015) - Neil Patrick Harris looks back at his Tony Award-winning hit!


Carey Perloff to Discuss Memoir 'BEAUTIFUL CHAOS' at Steppenwolf, 4/6Carey Perloff to Discuss Memoir 'BEAUTIFUL CHAOS' at Steppenwolf, 4/6
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(3/30/2015) - Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents Artistic Director Martha Lavey and Steppenwolf ensemble member Frank Galati in conversation with Carey Perloff on the occasion of Perloff's memoir, Beautiful Chaos: A Life in the Theater, Monday, April 6 at 5pm in the Garage Theater (1624 N Halsted St).


TDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open DoorsTDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open Doors
by BWW News Desk

(3/30/2015) - On Saturday, April 18th, TDF will host a special reception and performance of The Heidi Chronicles to celebrate the show's Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein, and to raise funds for the arts education program she co-founded, TDF's Open Doors. Open Doors, now in its 17th year, is the first arts education program to be awarded a special Tony Honor for 'Excellence in the Theatre.'


Photo Flash: Chuck Cooper, Charl Brown, Kyle Taylor Parker and More Appear in BROADWAY LEGACY ExhibitionPhoto Flash: Chuck Cooper, Charl Brown, Kyle Taylor Parker and More Appear in BROADWAY LEGACY Exhibition
by BWW News Desk

(3/30/2015) - BROADWAY LEGACY is a photographic and editorial exhibition that boldly celebrates African American achievement in the Broadway industry. The beautiful showcase of talented black men was directed by one of the same, Broadway actor Christian Dante White. Scroll down for a peek at the exhibition's stunning portraits, featuring Chuck Cooper, Darius de Haas, Charl Brown, Kyle Taylor Parker and more!


Disney Developing Live-Action Adaptation of MULAN!Disney Developing Live-Action Adaptation of MULAN!
by BWW News Desk

(3/30/2015) - With its live-action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST adaptation shaping up and the success of Kenneth Branagh's CINDERELLA, Disney is moving on to another property.


This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 3/30/2015This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 3/30/2015
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(3/30/2015) - This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld.com for 3/30/2015.


Andrea McArdle Set to Lead Media Theatre's HELLO DOLLY! CastAndrea McArdle Set to Lead Media Theatre's HELLO DOLLY! Cast
by BWW News Desk

(3/30/2015) - She's back where she belongs! 'Hello Dolly' starring Andrea McArdle is at The Media Theatre April 22 to May 24. Andrea McArdle returns to the award-winning professional music theatre venue after winning accolades as 'Mame' two years ago.


Alan Cumming to Bring Solo Show to Parker Playhouse, 4/11Alan Cumming to Bring Solo Show to Parker Playhouse, 4/11
by BWW News Desk (Fort Lauderdale)

(3/30/2015) - Stage, film and TV star Alan Cumming brings his immense talent, sheer energy, extraordinary style and devilish sense of humor to an evening of songs and anecdotes as he kicks off his concert tour at Parker Playhouse on Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m. He is joined by his long-time collaborator and Emmy-winning musical director Lance Horne and cellist Eleanor Norton along with very special guest Dina Martina.


BWW Exclusive: Advice to Theatermakers from the National Theater Institute FacultyBWW Exclusive: Advice to Theatermakers from the National Theater Institute Faculty
by National Theater Institute (Blogs)

(3/30/2015) - Today, for RISK AGAIN!, the NTI and NMTI spring 2015 ensemble share words of wisdom they have recently received from teachers at the National Theater Institute.


BWW Previews: DEZART PERFORMS' 7TH ANNUAL PLAY READING FESTIVAL at Dezart Performs Will Take Place on April 3-4 and April 10-11 in Palm Springs.BWW Previews: DEZART PERFORMS' 7TH ANNUAL PLAY READING FESTIVAL at Dezart Performs Will Take Place on April 3-4 and April 10-11 in Palm Springs.
by Audrey Liebross (Costa Mesa)

(3/30/2015) - Dezart Performs' 7th Annual Play Reading Festival on the weekends of April 3rd and April 10th in downtown Palm Springs. The festival consists of actors reading works that have not yet been produced in the Coachella Valley. The audiences' numerical ratings determine the festival's winner, which Dezart will produce during its 2015-16 season.


Playwright Sheila Callaghan to Bring FERAL DRIVES, FIERCE WOMEN to Sandbox@CTG, 4/14Playwright Sheila Callaghan to Bring FERAL DRIVES, FIERCE WOMEN to Sandbox@CTG, 4/14
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/30/2015) - Center Theatre Group welcomes playwright Sheila Callaghan, a recipient of CTG's Fadiman Award for Playwriting, and local feminist scholars Sue-Ellen Case (UCLA) and Dr. Tiffany Ana Lopez (UC Riverside) to the rehearsal room at the Kirk Douglas Theatre for a special one-night-only DouglasPlus event, Sandbox@CTG: "Feral Drives, Fierce Women" on Tuesday, April 14, at 8 p.m.


Hilary Mantel to Sign Books at Broadway's WOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2 Next MonthHilary Mantel to Sign Books at Broadway's WOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2 Next Month
by BWW News Desk (CD/Books/DVDs)

(3/30/2015) - Dame Hilary Mantel, the double Man Booker Prize winner for her acclaimed novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, as well as the author of the Broadway production Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2, is thrilled to say she will be signing books at the Winter Garden Theatre (1634 Broadway, between 50th and 51st Streets) prior to each performance and at intermission, April 1-10.


Photo Flash: FUERZA BRUTA Celebrates 2,500th Performance With Festive Food FightPhoto Flash: FUERZA BRUTA Celebrates 2,500th Performance With Festive Food Fight
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(3/30/2015) - This past Saturday, March 28th, 2015, Fuerza Bruta marked its 2,500th performance in New York City. The cast celebrated on the steps of the Daryl Roth Theatre with impromptu food fight. Scroll down for photos!


Broadway Ticket Buying Guide: March 30- April 5, 2015Broadway Ticket Buying Guide: March 30- April 5, 2015
by BWW Special Coverage

(3/30/2015) - Welcome to BroadwayWorld's: The Broadway Ticket Buying Guide. Below, you will find weekly updates on full priced tickets, discounts, availability for the hottest productions, and locations for shows playing the Great White Way! Catch up on all the latest stats so that you can see your favorite productions at the best price! (And make it there on time).


Fresh 'In Previews' Video Promo For FINDING NEVERLAND On BroadwayFresh 'In Previews' Video Promo For FINDING NEVERLAND On Broadway
by Pat Cerasaro

(3/30/2015) - Finding Neverland is enchanting in a magical new sneak peek!


Brand New 'Now In Previews' Video Promo For THE VISITBrand New 'Now In Previews' Video Promo For THE VISIT
by Pat Cerasaro

(3/30/2015) - Chita is back on Broadway!


Stephen Sondheim Will Receive Chicago Public Library Foundation's Carl Sandburg AwardStephen Sondheim Will Receive Chicago Public Library Foundation's Carl Sandburg Award
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(3/30/2015) - Acording to the Chicago Tribune, theatre legend Stephen Sondheim will receive Chicago Public Library Foundation's 16th Carl Sandburg Award. As a part of the ceremony on October 21, 2015, Sondheim will be interviewed onstage by Scott Simon of NPR. The Carl Sandburg Literary Award is presented annually to an acclaimed author in recognition of outstanding contributions to the literary world and honors a significant work or body of work that has enhanced the public's awareness of the written word. The Carl Sandburg Award in the Arts is presented to an individual who embodies a spirit of creativity and social consciousness.


Health Fitness Revolution Names Top 13 Fittest Heads of StateHealth Fitness Revolution Names Top 13 Fittest Heads of State
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(3/30/2015) - Houston, Texas


Breaking News: NBC Sets THE WIZ as 2015 Live Musical; Broadway Revival in the Works!Breaking News: NBC Sets THE WIZ as 2015 Live Musical; Broadway Revival in the Works!
by BWW News Desk

(3/30/2015) - NBC will debut a new live television production of the hit Broadway musical 'The Wiz' on Thursday, Dec. 3, it was announced today by Robert Greenblatt, Chairman, NBC Entertainment.




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