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Dallas Summer Musicals' THE KING AND I Casting Causes ControversyDallas Summer Musicals' THE KING AND I Casting Causes Controversy
Posted: Jan. 25, 2015


BREAKING: Emma Watson Cast as Belle in Disney's Upcoming Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEASTBREAKING: Emma Watson Cast as Belle in Disney's Upcoming Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Posted: Jan. 26, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Watch Sting & The Cast of THE LAST SHIP's Emotional Final Curtain CallSTAGE TUBE: Watch Sting & The Cast of THE LAST SHIP's Emotional Final Curtain Call
Posted: Jan. 25, 2015


Breaking News: Douglas Sills, Anna Chlumsky, Blake Hammond and Scott Robertson Join Renée Fleming in LIVING ON LOVEBreaking News: Douglas Sills, Anna Chlumsky, Blake Hammond and Scott Robertson Join Renée Fleming in LIVING ON LOVE
Posted: Jan. 23, 2015


VIDEO: Principal Announces Snow Day Closing with 'Let It Go' Parody!VIDEO: Principal Announces Snow Day Closing with 'Let It Go' Parody!
Posted: Jan. 27, 2015


UPDATING LIVE: Winter Storm Juno Hits NYC- All Broadway Shows Cancelled for Monday Night!UPDATING LIVE: Winter Storm Juno Hits NYC- All Broadway Shows Cancelled for Monday Night!
Posted: Jan. 26, 2015


Stars of THE LION KING on Broadway Lose Homes in Fire, GoFundMe Started in Their HonorStars of THE LION KING on Broadway Lose Homes in Fire, GoFundMe Started in Their Honor
Posted: Jan. 22, 2015


VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Reveals His Top Turn Ons & Offs on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS!VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Reveals His Top Turn Ons & Offs on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS!
Posted: Jan. 22, 2015


21st ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS; All the Winners!21st ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS; All the Winners!
Posted: Jan. 25, 2015


Jessica Lange's Full Performance Of David Bowie's 'Heroes' From AMERICAN HORROR STORYJessica Lange's Full Performance Of David Bowie's 'Heroes' From AMERICAN HORROR STORY
Posted: Jan. 25, 2015


Dallas Summer Musicals Responds to THE KING AND I Casting ControversyDallas Summer Musicals Responds to THE KING AND I Casting Controversy
Posted: Jan. 26, 2015


Jeremy Jordan In Exciting New 'Moving Too Fast' Sing-A-Long Video ClipJeremy Jordan In Exciting New 'Moving Too Fast' Sing-A-Long Video Clip
Posted: Jan. 23, 2015


VIDEO: Watch INTO THE WOODS' Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski & Tracey Ullman Serenade Rob Marshall at the Artios Awards!VIDEO: Watch INTO THE WOODS' Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski & Tracey Ullman Serenade Rob Marshall at the Artios Awards!
Posted: Jan. 23, 2015


Alan Menken, David Zippel and Harvey Fierstein Are Writing a MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical!Alan Menken, David Zippel and Harvey Fierstein Are Writing a MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical!
Posted: Jan. 22, 2015


Photo Coverage: Broadway Shuts Down in Preparation for Winter Storm Juno!Photo Coverage: Broadway Shuts Down in Preparation for Winter Storm Juno!
Posted: Jan. 26, 2015


INTO THE WOODS Becomes #6 Highest Grossing Movie Musical In HistoryINTO THE WOODS Becomes #6 Highest Grossing Movie Musical In History
Posted: Jan. 25, 2015


VIDEO: Lea Michele Reveals She Threw Up While Singing 'Let It Go' on GLEEVIDEO: Lea Michele Reveals She Threw Up While Singing 'Let It Go' on GLEE
Posted: Jan. 22, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Scott Alan's SONGS FROM MY LIVING ROOM with David Burtka!BWW TV Exclusive: Scott Alan's SONGS FROM MY LIVING ROOM with David Burtka!
Posted: Jan. 23, 2015


VIDEO: Theater Teacher's 'Uptown Funk' Video Brings Bruno Mars to Tears!VIDEO: Theater Teacher's 'Uptown Funk' Video Brings Bruno Mars to Tears!
Posted: Jan. 28, 2015


BWW TV: Jessie Mueller, Joshua Henry, Ashley Brown & More Sing Scott Alan at 54 Below- Watch Concert Highlights!BWW TV: Jessie Mueller, Joshua Henry, Ashley Brown & More Sing Scott Alan at 54 Below- Watch Concert Highlights!
Posted: Jan. 25, 2015


Bay Street Theater to Host LATIN NIGHT CONCERT, 3/7Bay Street Theater to Host LATIN NIGHT CONCERT, 3/7
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(1/28/2015) - Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce a hot night of music with ALFREDO & EUROPA, MR. NO SHAME & MAMBO LOCO. The evening features Latin-Rock-Salsa-Dance with the three hottest Latin bands in the Hamptons on Saturday, March 7 at 8 pm.


LIMITLESS Follow-Up, Two Comedies Get Pilot Orders at CBSLIMITLESS Follow-Up, Two Comedies Get Pilot Orders at CBS
by TV News Desk

(1/28/2015) - LIMITLESS, based on the 2011 movie starring current Broadway star Bradley Cooper, is among three more pilot orders for CBS. In addition, Deadline writes that the network has picked up two comedies from Dan O'Shannon and Tad Quill.


BWW Reviews: Stellar Cast Brings MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL to the CentaurBWW Reviews: Stellar Cast Brings MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL to the Centaur
by Noelle Hannibal (Montreal)

(1/28/2015) - Though the story may not have entirely appealed to me, the cast was stellar. All four actresses have incredible singing voices with seamingly endless range.


Review Roundup: THE HARD PROBLEM Opens in the West EndReview Roundup: THE HARD PROBLEM Opens in the West End
by Review Roundups (UK / West End)

(1/28/2015) - THE HARD PROBLEM is Tom Stoppard's first play for the stage since Rock 'n' Roll in 2006, and his first for the National since his trilogy, The Coast of Utopia, 2002. The production began 21 January and officially opens tonight 28 January 2015 at the National Theatre. Let's see what the critics had to say...


Playwrights Foundation's 'Rough Readings' Series to Present Mike Lew's TEENAGE DICK, 2/9-10Playwrights Foundation's 'Rough Readings' Series to Present Mike Lew's TEENAGE DICK, 2/9-10
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(1/28/2015) - Playwrights Foundation and the National Center for New Plays at Stanford present the Winter/Spring Rough Readings Series, the 10th annual monthly developmental showcase of brand new work in its early draft form.


Pioneer Theatre Company to Present THE CRUCIBLE Next MonthPioneer Theatre Company to Present THE CRUCIBLE Next Month
by BWW News Desk (Salt Lake City)

(1/28/2015) - Pioneer Theatre Company presents The Crucible, the American classic, reliving the era of Salem witch trials, February 13 - February 28, 2015.


Pacific Symphony, Bowers Museum Team for A FEAST FOR THE SENSES, 2/7Pacific Symphony, Bowers Museum Team for A FEAST FOR THE SENSES, 2/7
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Los Angeles)

(1/28/2015) - Pacific Symphony, in partnership with Bowers Museum, presents 'A Feast for the Senses,' an enchanting evening of Chinese music, dining and discovery surrounding the Bowers' current special exhibition, 'China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui.'


Celtic Thunder to Bring 'Best Of' Tour to Playhouse Square, 1/30Celtic Thunder to Bring 'Best Of' Tour to Playhouse Square, 1/30
by BWW News Desk (Music - Cleveland)

(1/28/2015) - ?There's no resting on laurels for those dashing, talented Irishmen who became the Public Television phenomsCeltic Thunder. The group has just disembarked from its second Celtic Thunder Cruise and is finishing up a US Symphony Tour, with only a brief respite before embarking on the Very Best of Celtic Thunder tour, which will visits 45 cities across the US and Canada this spring. Their Cleveland stop will be at Playhouse Square's State Theatre Wed., April 19 at 8 pm.


POST TRAUMATIC SUPER DELIGHTFUL to Play FRIGID New York, Beginning 2/18POST TRAUMATIC SUPER DELIGHTFUL to Play FRIGID New York, Beginning 2/18
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(1/28/2015) - Can there be laughter in the healing process after sexual assault? That's the question Antonia Lassar, the playwright/performer behind 2013 FRIGID Festival Favorite God Box and the 2014 hit FRIGID show Tina and Amy, is asking in her new solo show Post Traumatic Super Delightful.


Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, Coming to the Broward Center, 2/24-3/8Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, Coming to the Broward Center, 2/24-3/8
by BWW News Desk (Fort Lauderdale)

(1/28/2015) - Performances for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL begin Tuesday, February 24 for a limited two week run through Sunday, March 8, 2015. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is part of the 2014-2015 Broadway in Fort Lauderdale Series presented by Broadway Across America and Florida Theatrical Association in partnership with The Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast in action!


Steely Dan Comes to Wells Fargo Center for the Arts This SpringSteely Dan Comes to Wells Fargo Center for the Arts This Spring
by BWW News Desk (Music - San Francisco)

(1/28/2015) - Following the news of Steely Dan's upcoming performances at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, it has been announced today the band will have a run of select concerts in April 2015.


SWEENEY TODD to Open 2/20 at York Little TheatreSWEENEY TODD to Open 2/20 at York Little Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(1/28/2015) - ?York Little Theatre (YLT) will present the musical thriller SWEENEY TODD February 20-22, 26-28 and March 1 on the Main Stage.


Canadian Rock n' Roll Legend Randy Bachman to Play The Concert Hall, 4/25; Tickets on Sale TomorrowCanadian Rock n' Roll Legend Randy Bachman to Play The Concert Hall, 4/25; Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(1/28/2015) - ?Canadian rock n' roll legend Randy Bachman, joined by a powerhouse rhythm section of Anna Ruddick on bass and Dale Anne Brendan on drums, will perform in New York City on Saturday, April 25 at the Concert Hall at New York Society for Ethical Culture.


STAGE TUBE: Lindsay Mendez Performs 'Stop' from THE DANGER YEAR at 54 BelowSTAGE TUBE: Lindsay Mendez Performs 'Stop' from THE DANGER YEAR at 54 Below
by Stage Tube

(1/28/2015) - 54 Below just presented GEORGIA STITT: THE DANGER YEAR IN CONCERT on Saturday, January 24, 2015. A brand-new musical featuring the powerful and deeply human songs of one of the musical theater's most exciting songwriters, THE DANGER YEAR charts one year of calamity, upheaval and rebirth in the lives of five interconnected characters. Click below to watch Lindsay Mendez perform Georgia Stitt's 'Stop'!


Mehcad Brooks Joins Melissa Benoist in CBS's SUPERGIRLMehcad Brooks Joins Melissa Benoist in CBS's SUPERGIRL
by TV News Desk

(1/28/2015) - Variety writes that CBS's SUPERGIRL has found her love interest. GLEE's Melissa Benoist will be cozying up to Mehcad Brooks as 'James 'Jimmy' Olsen'.


Tony Winner Bernadette Peters to Perform with the Houston Symphony Next MonthTony Winner Bernadette Peters to Perform with the Houston Symphony Next Month
by BWW News Desk (Houston)

(1/28/2015) - Tony Award-winning actress and singer Bernadette Peters, known for her decades-long career on the Broadway and television stage, will make her Houston Symphony debut on Friday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m.


Photo Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's THE MIRACLE WORKERPhoto Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's THE MIRACLE WORKER
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(1/28/2015) - 'The Miracle Worker', William Gibson's classic play which focuses on the stormy relationship between Helen Keller and her governess Annie Sullivan is at The Media Theatre now through February 15. Jesse Cline directs the production which features a cast of Actors Equity Association actors led by Jennie Eisenhower and Lexi Gwynn. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the stars in action below!


The Garden of Unearthly Delights Festival Sets Indigenous Artist Lineup; Runs Feb 12-March 15The Garden of Unearthly Delights Festival Sets Indigenous Artist Lineup; Runs Feb 12-March 15
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Adelaide)

(1/28/2015) - The Garden of Unearthly Delights, Adelaide's premiere outdoor festival precinct, announces its strongest indigenous lineup yet including Archie Roach, Dan Sultan, Djuka Mala (The Chooky Dancers), Ellie Lovegrove, and the Garden Sessions, ten free concerts from the best indigenous SA and NT musicians.


Jessica Taylor/DAMAGEDANCE to Host Open Rehearsal TomorrowJessica Taylor/DAMAGEDANCE to Host Open Rehearsal Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk (Dance - New York City)

(1/28/2015) - Tomorrow, January 29, 2015 from 1 to 3 p.m. at DANY Studios, Studio 1 (305 W 38th St, NYC), friends, followers and prospects of Jessica Taylor/DAMAGEDANCE have the opportunity to attend an open rehearsal.


Jeremy Jordan, Wesley Taylor and Michael James Scott Join #SOBLESSED LIVE! at 54 BelowJeremy Jordan, Wesley Taylor and Michael James Scott Join #SOBLESSED LIVE! at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk

(1/28/2015) - After a SOLD OUT engagement last fall, #SOBLESSED Live! returns to 54 BELOW on February 7th at 11:30 p.m., benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS!


Paul Scheer and Brian Huskey Join Musical Comedy ONE SHOTPaul Scheer and Brian Huskey Join Musical Comedy ONE SHOT
by Movies News Desk

(1/28/2015) - Deadline writes that Paul Scheer and Brian Huskey are featured in the upcoming musical comedy film ONE SHOT, starring Topher Grace, which just finished shooting in Mexico. Isaac Rentz directs from a script by Gerry De Leon and Greg Lisi.


Apply to Purple Rose Theatre's 'Audition Intensive' and 'Shakespeare at the Rose' ClassesApply to Purple Rose Theatre's 'Audition Intensive' and 'Shakespeare at the Rose' Classes
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(1/28/2015) - ?Jeff Daniels' Purple Rose Theatre Company is accepting applicants for its AUDITION INTENSIVE and SHAKESPEARE AT THE ROSE classes. Both classes are open to actors of all skill levels (beginners welcome). Classes are held at the Purple Rose rehearsal space located in Chelsea, MI.


11th Hour Theatre to Debut Michael Ogborn's Latest FIELD HOCKEY HOT, 3/5-2211th Hour Theatre to Debut Michael Ogborn's Latest FIELD HOCKEY HOT, 3/5-22
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(1/28/2015) - 11th Hour Theatre Company is heading back to the 80s this Spring with its first commission. The company is finalizing the World Premiere of Michael Ogborn's Field Hockey Hot - its first World Premiere and commission. This gender-bending field hockey musical will run March 5-22. Opening night is Monday, March 9 at 7 p.m.


Henderson Bros. Burlesque to Return to Trustus, 2/12-15Henderson Bros. Burlesque to Return to Trustus, 2/12-15
by BWW News Desk (South Carolina)

(1/28/2015) - Henderson Bros. Burlesque returns to the Capital City this February for another round of teases, bawdiness, and skin.


Young Audiences of Houston Appoints Deborah Lugo as Director of Arts Access InitiativeYoung Audiences of Houston Appoints Deborah Lugo as Director of Arts Access Initiative
by BWW News Desk (Houston)

(1/28/2015) - Young Audiences of Houston is pleased to announce the appointment of Deborah Lugo as the Director of the Arts Access Initiative, a collective effort to ensure equity of arts access for all children in Houston ISD's K-8 schools.


Adam Straus's EVEN THE 21ST CENTURY LONGS FOR THE SUBLIME to Open 2/11 at Nohra Haime GalleryAdam Straus's EVEN THE 21ST CENTURY LONGS FOR THE SUBLIME to Open 2/11 at Nohra Haime Gallery
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(1/28/2015) - Recent paintings by Adam Straus will be on view at Nohra Haime Gallery, 730 Fifth Avenue, from February 11 - March 21, 2015. In his new body of work, Even the 21st Century Longs for the Sublime, Straus offers a satiric take on landscape painting, often referencing the technology we use to view the natural world.


Rufus Reid Big Band Will Play the Jazz Standard, 2/26-3/1Rufus Reid Big Band Will Play the Jazz Standard, 2/26-3/1
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(1/28/2015) - The Rufus Reid Big Band will play the Jazz Standard in NYC from February 26 to March 1, 2015.


Lifeline Theatre Extends LIONS IN ILLYRIA thru March 1Lifeline Theatre Extends LIONS IN ILLYRIA thru March 1
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(1/28/2015) - To accommodate ticket demand, Lifeline Theatre announces eight added performances of its KidSeries production of Lions in Illyria, a world premiere based on William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, written by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Robert Kauzlaric and directed by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Amanda Delheimer Dimond.


Spies, Fairy Tales, Dr. Seuss and More Set for Maltz Jupiter Theatre's 2015 Camp ProgramsSpies, Fairy Tales, Dr. Seuss and More Set for Maltz Jupiter Theatre's 2015 Camp Programs
by BWW News Desk (Miami)

(1/28/2015) - Where can you find spies, fairy tales, a water world and Dr. Seuss under one roof? At the Maltz Jupiter Theatre's popular Paul and Sandra Goldner Conservatory of Performing Arts camp programs, of course!


THE WICKED ROCKY HORROR SHOW to Benefit BC/EFA at the Fonda Theatre, 2/23THE WICKED ROCKY HORROR SHOW to Benefit BC/EFA at the Fonda Theatre, 2/23
by BWW News Desk (NationalTours)

(1/28/2015) - The National Touring Company of WICKED will host "THE WICKED ROCKY HORROR SHOW," a staged concert performance of Richard O'Brien's "The Rocky Horror Show," at The Fonda Theatre Monday, February 23, at 7:30 p.m. The event will feature the company of WICKED, and net proceeds will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Tickets for this event will go on sale to the public on Thursday, January 29th at 10am PT.