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SHUFFLE ALONG Sets Sudden Broadway Closing After Audra McDonald DepartsSHUFFLE ALONG Sets Sudden Broadway Closing After Audra Departs
Posted: Jun. 23, 2016

PBS Announces October Premiere Date for HAMILTON DocumentaryPBS Announces October Premiere Date for HAMILTON Documentary
Posted: Jun. 23, 2016

Breaking News: Christy Altomare, Derek Klena, John Bolton & Caroline O'Connor Will Reprise Roles in ANASTASIA on Broadway; Opens in April at the Broadhurst!ANASTASIA to Open on Broadway in April; First Four Leads Announced!
Posted: Jun. 28, 2016

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda & Company in the Premiere Episode of Seeso's FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME!TV Exclusive: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Co. in FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME!
Posted: Jun. 22, 2016

Kristin Chenoweth, Kevin McKidd, Christopher Sieber, Jennifer Holliday & More Lead THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS ReadingKristin Chenoweth, Kevin McKidd, Christopher Sieber, Jennifer Holliday & More Lead THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Reading
Posted: Jun. 29, 2016

VIDEO: Would Anna Kendrick Play Elphaba in WICKED? The Actress RespondsVIDEO: Would Anna Kendrick Play Elphaba in WICKED? The Actress Responds
Posted: Jun. 24, 2016

VIDEO: Broadway for Orlando 'What the World Needs Now' on MAYA & MARTYVIDEO: Broadway for Orlando Perform 'What the World Needs Now' on NBC
Posted: Jun. 22, 2016

VIDEO: Watch Barbra Streisand & Jamie Foxx Record 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain' for 'Encore' LPVIDEO: Barbra Streisand & Jamie Foxx 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain'
Posted: Jun. 23, 2016

HAMILTON Adds Extra Matinee on 7/12 to Fundraise for Hillary ClintonHAMILTON Adds Extra Matinee on 7/12 to Fundraise for Hillary Clinton
Posted: Jun. 25, 2016

Tracie Thoms, Brandon Uranowitz, Betsy Wolfe & More Join Starry Broadway Revival of FALSETTOS!Tracie Thoms, Brandon Uranowitz, Betsy Wolfe & More Join FALSETTOS!
Posted: Jun. 28, 2016

VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Reveals He'll Return as King George for Tonight's HAMILTON PerformanceVIDEO: Jonathan Groff Will Return as King George for Tonight's HAMILTON
Posted: Jun. 28, 2016

TWITTER WATCH: HAMILTON's Leslie Odom, Jr. Taking Part In Filming; Began SundayTWITTER WATCH: HAMILTON's Leslie Odom, Jr. Taking Part In Filming
Posted: Jun. 27, 2016

Breaking News: A Cappella Musical IN TRANSIT Will Arrive on Broadway This Fall; Kathleen Marshall to HelmIN TRANSIT Will Arrive on Broadway This Fall; Kathleen Marshall to Helm
Posted: Jun. 27, 2016

We're Smiling! Samantha Barks and Jonathan Bailey to Lead THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Helmed by Jason Robert Brown in LondonBarks & Bailey to Lead THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Helmed by JRB in London
Posted: Jun. 23, 2016

Al Pacino to Return to Broadway as Tennessee Williams in New Play?Al Pacino to Return to Broadway as Tennessee Williams in New Play?
Posted: Jun. 24, 2016

BWW TV: Lorna Luft Performs Moving 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow' in Tribute to Orlando, Stonewall, and the Late, Great Judy GarlandTV: Lorna Luft Performs Moving 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'
Posted: Jun. 23, 2016

HAMILTON's Jon Rua to Play Final Performance TomorrowHAMILTON's Jon Rua to Play Final Performance Tomorrow
Posted: Jun. 28, 2016

Art Is A Little Easier With COLOR ME SONDHEIM, Coloring Book For AdultsArt Is A Little Easier With COLOR ME SONDHEIM, Coloring Book For Adults
Posted: Jun. 29, 2016

Casts of WAITRESS, THE COLOR PURPLE, GREAT COMET OF 1812 & More Will Perform at BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK; Full Line-Up Announced!Full Line-Up Announced for BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK!
Posted: Jun. 28, 2016

Tamra Hayden Coming to Feinsteins/54 Below, 7/6 Tamra Hayden Coming to Feinsteins/54 Below, 7/6
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Cabaret

?On July 6th, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Tamra Hayden's "Love Is . . ." celebrating the many facets of love with sexy jazz tunes such as: "Fever" and "Something's Gotta Give," rousing Broadway anthems such as: "It All Fades Away" from "Bridges of Madison County" and plenty of spontaneous hilarity to make for a perfect date night out.  You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll fall in love all over again!  Hayden is accompanied by Musical Director Dan Riddle and her fabulous 6 piece orchestra, featuring songs off her latest CD, "Love Is…" (more...)
Bid To Meet Broadway Legend, BLUE BLOODS Star Len Cariou, Support The Actors Fund Bid To Meet Broadway Legend, BLUE BLOODS Star Len Cariou, Support The Actors Fund
by Michael Dale on June 29, 2016 in Broadway

Charitybuzz's new auction offers a chance to meet the BLUE BLOODS star who terrified Broadway as SWEENEY TODD. (more...)
Jeeves and Wooster to Bring PERFECT NONSENSE to Adelaide Jeeves and Wooster to Bring PERFECT NONSENSE to Adelaide
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Australia - Adelaide

Following a sell-out year on London's West End, three successful UK tours and a season in Mumbai, the charmingly incompetent English gentleman Bertie Wooster and his unflappable valet Jeeves are packing their bags for a trip to Sydney. The iconic double act will be appearing in Perfect Nonsense for a strictly limited season at Her Majesty's Theatre from 30 August to 3 September Tickets are on sale from 9am Monday 4 July and may be purchased through all BASS outlets and BASS on online. (more...)
Imagination Theater to Host 9th Annual Fundraiser in August Imagination Theater to Host 9th Annual Fundraiser in August
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Sacramento

It will be an Evening to Remember at Imagination Theater's 9th Annual fundraiser on Friday, August 5 at 7:00 p.m. at the theater located on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds.  There will be a live and silent auction during the evening as well as entertainment and show previews from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) and from the holiday show, A Christmas Story, the Musical.   (more...)
Carmen Cusack to Make Solo Debut at Feinstein's/54 Below This Summer Carmen Cusack to Make Solo Debut at Feinstein's/54 Below This Summer
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Broadway

Tony Award nominee Carmen Cusack will make her solo concert debut at Feinstein's/54 Below this summer, the venue confirmed today. (more...)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for Tess Berry-Hart's CARGO at the Arcola Theatre Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for Tess Berry-Hart's CARGO at the Arcola Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in UK Regional

CARGO is an enthralling new play from author and playwright Tess Berry-Hart (Someone to Blame, Sochi 2014). Directed by Evening Standard Award nominee David Mercatali (Little Light, Radiant Vermin), this timely world premiere is a tense and provocative thriller that reveals just how much people are willing to risk in search of a better life. (more...)
Photo Flash: Brad Zimmerman Brings MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY to North Shore Center Photo Flash: Brad Zimmerman Brings MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY to North Shore Center
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Chicago

Brad Zimmerman's hit comedy My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is coming to Chicago for a four-week engagement July 7 through August 7 at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077. One-part standup, one-part theatrical, My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is the story of one man's struggle to fulfill his dream and 'make it' as a comedic actor in New York. (more...)
VIDEO:  Matt Bogart, Lianne Marie Dobbs and Michael McCormick Perform Selections From HIMSELF AND NORA VIDEO: Matt Bogart, Lianne Marie Dobbs and Michael McCormick Perform Selections From HIMSELF AND NORA
by Michael Dale on June 29, 2016 in Broadway

He's played rocker types on Broadway but now Matt Bogart plays a literary bad boy. (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Host Third Year of Disney Musicals in Schools Segerstrom Center to Host Third Year of Disney Musicals in Schools
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Costa Mesa

Segerstrom Center for the Arts will take its Disney Musicals in Schools program to four recently selected Title I public elementary schools during the 2016 - 2017 school year in the third year of the program. The schools are Las Positas Elementary (La Habra), Riverdale Elementary (Garden Grove), Mattie Lou Maxwell Elementary (Anaheim) and Santiago Elementary (Santa Ana). The 17-week musical theater residency begins in the fall and culminates with a 30-minute Disney KIDS musical to be performed by students at each school site. On March 21, 2017, Segerstrom Center will host a Student Share Celebration, when each school will have the extraordinary opportunity to perform a selection from their show in the Rene?e and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall for an audience of fellow students, family members and friends. (more...)
Helen Welch to Perform at Cain Park, 7/22 Helen Welch to Perform at Cain Park, 7/22
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Cleveland

Cain Park is proud to present critically-acclaimed vocalist and entertainer Helen Welch on Friday, July 22 in the Alma Theater. (more...)
Adirondack Theatre Festival to Continue 22nd Summer Season with 'THIRTY DAY MOURNING PERIOD' Adirondack Theatre Festival to Continue 22nd Summer Season with 'THIRTY DAY MOURNING PERIOD'
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Central New York

Continuing Adirondack Theatre Festival's (ATF) 22nd summer season of professional theatre is THIRTY DAY MOURNING PERIOD. Directed by Mark Shanahan, THIRTY DAY MOURNING PERIOD will be performed as a staged reading and feature a post-show discussion with the playwright, Hank Greene. The event will be held at the Charles R. Wood Theater (207 Glen Street in downtown Glens Falls), in the recently renovated Cabaret space on July 6th & 7th at 7:30pm. Tickets are $20 and are available at the Wood Theater Box Office, online at ATFestival.org, or by calling (518) 480-4878. Discount season flex passes are available for the full seven show line-up. (more...)
SpeakEasy Stage Names 2016-17 Boston Project Playwrights SpeakEasy Stage Names 2016-17 Boston Project Playwrights
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Boston

Playwrights Obehi Janice of Medford and Rick Park of Boston's South End have been selected from forty applicants to develop an original Boston-centric play as part of SpeakEasy Stage Company's returning new works initiative "The Boston Project." (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Barrel of Monkeys' THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: The Summer Strikes Back Photo Flash: First Look at Barrel of Monkeys' THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: The Summer Strikes Back
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Chicago

 Barrel of Monkeys invites you to enjoy a line-up of brand new stories at THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: The Summer Strikes Back, directed by Artistic Director Joseph Schupbach, playing Mondays at 8 pm from June 13 - August 15, 2016 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. (more...)
Photo Flash: Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer Directs SWEENEY TODD in South Korea - First Look! Photo Flash: Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer Directs SWEENEY TODD in South Korea - First Look!
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Washington, DC

Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer just returned from Seoul, South Korea where he directed a new production of Sweeney Todd at Theater Charlotte. (more...)
ALL MY DISTANCES ARE FAR Opens in August at Theatre 40 ALL MY DISTANCES ARE FAR Opens in August at Theatre 40
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Los Angeles

?Theatre 40 of Beverly Hills announce that acclaimed playwright and actress, Leda Siskind will direct the cast of seven in her World Premiere of "ALL MY DISTANCES ARE FAR" - A historic docudrama about the tussles with multi-cultural teens struggling in society at the end of their school year, as they prepare to fit-in to our already complicated and dysfunctional culture.  Opening at Theatre 40 on August 1st, 2016 - The Production will run on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday through August 31st, 2016 @ 8:00PM. (more...)
Aurora Extends 'MASTER HAROLD' Aurora Extends 'MASTER HAROLD'
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in San Francisco

Critics and audiences agree: "MASTER HAROLD"… and the boys are magnificent. Aurora Theatre Company announces that it will add an additional 7 performances of Athol Fugard's (Blood Knot, My Children! My Africa!) modern classic "MASTER HAROLD"… and the boys. (more...)
Benefit Concert, Hosted by Tony Winner Kelli O'Hara, Raises $36,000 for Autism Speaks Benefit Concert, Hosted by Tony Winner Kelli O'Hara, Raises $36,000 for Autism Speaks
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in BroadwayToo

The evening, hosted by Tony-award-winning Broadway star Kelli O'Hara, was a celebration of how profoundly the arts can impact all students, and students on the Autism Spectrum in particular. (more...)
THE PORTRAIT to Premiere at Greenhouse Theater Center THE PORTRAIT to Premiere at Greenhouse Theater Center
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Chicago

"The Portrait" will make its world premiere this summer at the Greenhouse Theater Center (2257 N. Lincoln Ave.) as part of the theater's "Solo Celebration!" series, an eight-month series of provocative and powerful solo plays. Written and directed by Susan Padveen, starring Cameron Pfiffner and co-produced with The Neopolitans, "The Portrait" tells the story of Gustav Klimt, the renowned painter of The Kiss, as he wrestles with a life- altering decision while also attempting to secure a sizable commission from a woman of Viennese society. The press performance will be Wednesday, July 20 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)
Photo Flash Exclusive: Russian Ballerina Natalia Osipova Leads Triple Bill in London Photo Flash Exclusive: Russian Ballerina Natalia Osipova Leads Triple Bill in London
by Roy Tan on June 29, 2016 in UK Regional

Multi award-winning Russian classical ballerina Natalia Osipova leads a triple bill of Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui / Russell Maliphant / Arthur Pita at Sadler's Wells from 29 Jun - 3 Jul 2016. (more...)
The Headshot Truck Launches in NYC The Headshot Truck Launches in NYC
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in New York City

The Headshot Truck is launching its first East Coast truck in New York City on July 15, 2016 - and to celebrate, they're offering special packages up to 25% off until the 14th. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at MTWichita's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Photo Flash: First Look at MTWichita's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2016 in Wichita

Music Theatre Wichita continues its 45th summer season with a large-scale production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast at Century II Concert Hall in downtown Wichita, KS. As of Monday, June 27, six of the eight performances are sold out. (more...)
AUDIO: Debating NY Politician Attributes HAMILTON Quote To Alexander Hamilton AUDIO: Debating NY Politician Attributes HAMILTON Quote To Alexander Hamilton
by Michael Dale on June 29, 2016 in Broadway

A candidate for a New York congressional seat passionately quotes a Lin-Manuel Miranda lyric as though the words were Alexander Hamilton's. (more...)





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