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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


Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'
Posted: Feb. 28, 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


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


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


STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!
Posted: Mar. 1, 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


Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'
Posted: Mar. 1, 2015


VIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer BattleVIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer Battle
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


BWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town HallBWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town Hall
Posted: Mar. 2, 2015


One Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street YOne Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street Y
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!
Posted: Feb. 28, 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


FIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in Upcoming THE DANISH GIRLFIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in Upcoming THE DANISH GIRL
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


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


Up on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLANDUp on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLAND
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Watch Imelda Staunton Belt it Out as 'Mama Rose' in West End's GYPSY!STAGE TUBE: Watch Imelda Staunton Belt it Out as 'Mama Rose' in West End's GYPSY!
Posted: Mar. 2, 2015


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


BALLET MAGNIFICAT! Omega to Bring FACE TO FACE to Olmsted, 3/8BALLET MAGNIFICAT! Omega to Bring FACE TO FACE to Olmsted, 3/8
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Cleveland)

(3/2/2015) - Internationally acclaimed Ballet Magnificat! Omega will be coming to the Olmsted Performing Arts Center to present their newest production Face to Face.


O MY GOD, FUGU and More Set for West Coast Jewish Theatre's 2015-16 SeasonO MY GOD, FUGU and More Set for West Coast Jewish Theatre's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/2/2015) - The much lauded West Coast Jewish Theatre has announced its 2015-2016 season which will kick off April 18 with the American premiere of O My God by Anat Gov, followed in October by Romance.com by Hindi Brooks, and concluding in 2016 with the world premiere of Fugu by Howard Teichman and Steven Simon. All shows will be presented at the Pico Playhouse in West Los Angeles.


Disney & New Musicals Inc. on the Hunt for Young Writers, Composers & Lyricists for 2015 NEW VOICES PROJECT; Deadline 3/6Disney & New Musicals Inc. on the Hunt for Young Writers, Composers & Lyricists for 2015 NEW VOICES PROJECT; Deadline 3/6
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/2/2015) - New Musicals Inc. in Los Angeles is sponsoring its third annual New Voices Project, in which young playwrights, composers and lyricists receive workshops and concerts of their work, with feedback sessions from executives from Walt Disney Imagineering and New Musicals Inc. Selected finalists will have their work presented as part of the prestigious Stages Musical Theatre Festival in Los Angeles in Summer 2015. The submission deadline is this coming Friday, March 6 at midnight.


GLEE's Jane Lynch to Lead CBS Pilot ANGEL FROM HELLGLEE's Jane Lynch to Lead CBS Pilot ANGEL FROM HELL
by TV News Desk

(3/2/2015) - Deadline writes that GLEE's Jane Lynch will star in CBS's upcoming comedy pilot ANGEL FROM HELL.


The Clintons Visit Lin-Manuel Miranda's HAMILTONThe Clintons Visit Lin-Manuel Miranda's HAMILTON
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Potential 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton went to see Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton at the Public Theater yesterday, Sunday, March 1.


San Antonio Symphony to 'Spring' Into Action with Abba, John Williams, Handel's MESSIAH and MoreSan Antonio Symphony to 'Spring' Into Action with Abba, John Williams, Handel's MESSIAH and More
by BWW News Desk (Classical - San Antonio)

(3/2/2015) - Following the acclaimed Strauss Festival that wrapped up its winter season, the San AntonioSymphony is closing out its year with a stellar series of musical performances ranging from the always popular Pops series featuring ARRIVAL from Sweden performing The Music of ABBA, a musical tribute the John Williams to an exploration of Baroque, with Handel's Messiah.


Tony Danza and HONEYMOON IN VEGAS Cast Set for This Week's BROADWAY SESSIONSTony Danza and HONEYMOON IN VEGAS Cast Set for This Week's BROADWAY SESSIONS
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - This Thursday, March 5th, Broadway Sessions welcomes Tony Danza and cast members from Honeymoon in Vegas and more.


GLEE Creator Ryan Murphy Reflects on Life, Acceptance in Family Equality Council SpeechGLEE Creator Ryan Murphy Reflects on Life, Acceptance in Family Equality Council Speech
by TV News Desk

(3/2/2015) - Saturday night, GLEE creator Ryan Murphy was honored by the Family Equality Council at a special event in Los Angeles for 'contributing to presenting LGBTQ families and people' on the show. Read Murphy's full speech, courtesy of Vulture, below...


Review Roundup: THE MYSTERY OF LOVE AND SEX Opens Off-BroadwayReview Roundup: THE MYSTERY OF LOVE AND SEX Opens Off-Broadway
by Review Roundups (Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Lincoln Center Theater welcomes Mamoudou Athie, Diane Lane, Gayle Rankin, and Tony Shalhoub in its production of The Mystery of Love and Sex, a new play by Bathsheba Doran. The production, which is directed by Sam Gold, opens tonight, March 2, at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). Let's see what the critics had to say...


Bellarine Theatre & LBIF to Present SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD and More in 2015Bellarine Theatre & LBIF to Present SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD and More in 2015
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(3/2/2015) - Bellarine Theatre Company and the Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences are proud to be partnering for another season to present theatre in Loveladies!


Photo Flash: ON GOLDEN POND Celebrates Opening at Theatre at the CenterPhoto Flash: ON GOLDEN POND Celebrates Opening at Theatre at the Center
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(3/2/2015) - 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. The touching, funny, and warmly insightful story, which went from a Tony Award-winning play on Broadway to an Oscar winning film starring Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda and Jane Fonda, runs now through March 29, with a press opening on Sunday, March 1. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below!


Mimi Bessette, Jesse Lenat & More to Lead DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL in Las Vegas; Full Cast Set!Mimi Bessette, Jesse Lenat & More to Lead DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL in Las Vegas; Full Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - After a nationwide search, full casting for the highly anticipated production, DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL, is now available. Based on the best-selling book The Duck Commander Family by Willie and Korie Robertson, preview performances for DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL will begin April 8. The production will make its world premiere at the Crown Theater inside Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino on April 15. The talented cast features Broadway veterans and Las Vegas locals who will join the company in celebration of the Robertson family's rags-to- riches story.


Photo Coverage: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES by 9 Works TheatricalPhoto Coverage: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES by 9 Works Theatrical
by Jory Rivera (Philippines)

(3/2/2015) - 9 Works Theatrical's production of one of Broadway's all-time biggest musical comedy hits, 'La Cage aux Folles,' which features book by Harvey Fierstein ('Kinky Boots,' 'Newsies') and music and lyrics by Jerry Herman ('Hello, Dolly!' 'Mame'), opened last Saturday, February 28, and will run through Sunday, March 29, at Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza in Makati City.


Christine Lahti Boards ABC Pilot THE ADVERSARIESChristine Lahti Boards ABC Pilot THE ADVERSARIES
by TV News Desk

(3/2/2015) - Deadline writes that Christine Lahti will co-star with Terry O'Quinn in ABC's upcoming drama pilot THE ADVERSARIES.


WICKED's Carla Stickler and NEWSIES' Adam Kaplan to Lead BOYS VS. GIRLS in Concert, 3/23WICKED's Carla Stickler and NEWSIES' Adam Kaplan to Lead BOYS VS. GIRLS in Concert, 3/23
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - Boys Vs. Girls, created by Drew Overcash and produced by Broadway veterans Michael Balderrama, Richard H. Blake, and Sean Frank Sullivan of Last Call Theatricals, LLC has announced initial casting for its upcoming concert presentation at (le) poisson rouge on March 23rd.


Wharton Center to Welcome THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD, 3/21Wharton Center to Welcome THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD, 3/21
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(3/2/2015) - The Gruffalo always said that no gruffalo should ever set foot in the deep dark wood. But one snowy night, while the Gruffalo was snoring, the Gruffalo's child decided she'd go exploring. And as it happens with all kids who don't listen, the Gruffalo's child gets into all kinds of mischief. And so begins this captivating and hilarious story, THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD, coming to Wharton Center this Saturday, March 21, as part of the Act One Family Series.


Tena Stivicic Wins 2015 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for 3 WINTERSTena Stivicic Wins 2015 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for 3 WINTERS
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - The 2015 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has been awarded to Tena Stivicic for her play 3 Winters. Today, March 2, New York's Playwrights Horizons hosted a celebration of the winner and finalists of the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, marking the 37th Anniversary of the international prize, which is based in Houston, New York and London. The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize is the oldest and largest prize awarded to women playwrights.


Stage Vet Jeremy Jordan to Play Villain in CBS's SUPERGIRL Series?Stage Vet Jeremy Jordan to Play Villain in CBS's SUPERGIRL Series?
by TV News Desk

(3/2/2015) - Stage and screen actor Jeremy Jordan is headed to CBS's new SUPERGIRL series.


THE RAT PACK to Join Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra, 3/7 at Clune AuditoriumTHE RAT PACK to Join Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra, 3/7 at Clune Auditorium
by BWW News Desk (Memphis)

(3/2/2015) - Broadway Pops International (BPI) presents THE RAT PACK with the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra featuring BPI artists Nat Chandler (The Scarlet Pimpernel, Children and Art), Sal Viviano (The Three Musketeers, City of Angels), and Eric Jordan Young (Chicago, Ragtime), with conductor Gerald Steichen. The concert will take place on March 7, 2015 at 8:00pm at the Clune Auditorium (Wilton, Connecticut).


The Minstrel Players to Present Minstrel Academy Showcase, 3/7The Minstrel Players to Present Minstrel Academy Showcase, 3/7
by BWW News Desk (Long Island)

(3/2/2015) - Northport's oldest theatre group, The Minstrel Players Theatre Company of Northport, are now in the second season of their new learning arm -- Minstrel Academy.


STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of THE PRICE at Mark Taper Forum with Kate Burton, Sam Robards & More!STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of THE PRICE at Mark Taper Forum with Kate Burton, Sam Robards & More!
by Stage Tube (Los Angeles)

(3/2/2015) - The Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum production of 'The Price' by Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award and National Medal of Honor-winner Arthur Miller, is a penetrating family drama by one of America's greatest dramatists. The play opened at Mark Taper Forum on February 21. Check out a first look at highlights below!


Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at ActorsNET's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAMPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at ActorsNET's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(3/2/2015) - Warmth and merriment abound inside The Heritage Center Theatre in Morrisville, Pennsylvania from March 6 - 22 as ActorsNET stages the magical mayhem of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast!


Duplicity Ensemble Kick Off 2nd Season With A MIDWINTER NIGHT'S TALE, 3/20-4/12Duplicity Ensemble Kick Off 2nd Season With A MIDWINTER NIGHT'S TALE, 3/20-4/12
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(3/2/2015) - Duplicity Ensemble announces the first show of its 2nd Season: A Midwinter Night's Tale.


JO-JO BELLINI: THIS & THAT Set for Brighton Fringe, May 28-31JO-JO BELLINI: THIS & THAT Set for Brighton Fringe, May 28-31
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(3/2/2015) - Join Jo-Jo Bellini as she takes you into her strange world of gastronomic delights, big-band show tunes and Tom Jones.


Chris Ioan Roberts' DEAD ROYAL Comes to Ovalhouse, April 21-25Chris Ioan Roberts' DEAD ROYAL Comes to Ovalhouse, April 21-25
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(3/2/2015) - Villa Windsor, Paris, 1981 - Wallis, Duchess of Windsor aged 82, invites Lady Diana Spencer aged 19 to a despair-laden bachelorette party on the eve of her wedding to the Prince of Wales. Chris Ioan Roberts' Dead Royal is a lacerating, camp-drenched celebration of 1980s narcissistic megalomania. The production will play Ovalhouse, 52-54 Kennington Oval, London SE11 5SW Tuesday 21st - Saturday 25th April 2015. Press night: Wednesday 22nd April, 7.45 p.m.


Isabella Valette Brings MEDIA RELEASE to Melbourne This MonthIsabella Valette Brings MEDIA RELEASE to Melbourne This Month
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Melbourne)

(3/2/2015) - Do you hate reality television? Perhaps it's your guilty pleasure? Do you know why you watch it? After a sell out debut season at Melbourne Fringe, Isabella Valette is back in a reworked one-woman version of 'Media Release' to probe the relentless rise of instant celebrity culture, its stars, the entertainment industry, social media and the effect that all this has on our psyches.


Hershey Area Playhouse to Stage Pop-Opera EDGES, 3/20-21Hershey Area Playhouse to Stage Pop-Opera EDGES, 3/20-21
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(3/2/2015) - Hershey Area Playhouse, in conjunction with Musical Theatre International (MTI), presents a special two-night performance of the pop-opera, Edges, a contemporary song-cycle about young adults at the metaphorical edge of their lives, Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21 at 7:30 p.m.


Photo Flash: First Look at The Porters of Hellsgate's OTHELLOPhoto Flash: First Look at The Porters of Hellsgate's OTHELLO
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/2/2015) - Othello kicks off The Porters of Hellsgate's ninth season, with Artistic Director Charles Pasternak returning to the boards with them for the first time since his award-nominated performance as Henry V just one year ago. The production runs now through March 28, 2015.


Photo Flash: First Look at New Musical ZUCCOTTI PARK, Directed by Luis SalgadoPhoto Flash: First Look at New Musical ZUCCOTTI PARK, Directed by Luis Salgado
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(3/2/2015) - Zuccotti Park, a new musical about the human side of economics has been selected for the final rounds of Venus/Adonis 2015 Festival after running to a full house all four performances. The festival has extended the run and its final performance will take place at The Robert Moss Theatre at Wednesday March 4th at 8:30pm. Produced by Salgado Productions and directed by Broadway's Luis Salgado (In The Heights, Rocky). Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action!


BWW Flashback: Farewell to Carole! Tony Winner Jessie Mueller Enters Final Week of Performances in BEAUTIFULBWW Flashback: Farewell to Carole! Tony Winner Jessie Mueller Enters Final Week of Performances in BEAUTIFUL
by BWW News Desk

(3/2/2015) - As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Award-winning Canadian actress Chilina Kennedy, who made her Broadway debut as 'Mary Magdalene' in Jesus Christ Superstar, has nabbed the title role in Beautiful-The Carole King Musical, the smash hit musical about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter. Kennedy begins performances on March 7, 2015, succeeding Tony Award-winner Jessie Mueller, who will play her final performance in Beautiful later this week on March 6 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street). Below, we tribute Mueller's final week of performances with a special flashback of her journey with the show.


WICKED's Alli Mauzey to Perform at Garner Performing Arts Center, 3/6WICKED's Alli Mauzey to Perform at Garner Performing Arts Center, 3/6
by BWW News Desk (Raleigh)

(3/2/2015) - Alli Mauzey, a Californian who achieved stardom on Broadway as Glinda in 'Wicked,' feels like she is coming home for Friday's performance in Garner's Broadway Voices concert series.


Jamie Birkett to Host West End Workshops This EasterJamie Birkett to Host West End Workshops This Easter
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(3/2/2015) - West End star Jamie Birkett is visiting the region this Easter to run a series of workshops for budding performers.




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