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2016 Tony Awards Nominations - HAMILTON Breaks Record with 16! And the Nominees Are...2016 Tony Awards Nominations - Complete List
Posted: May. 3, 2016

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Sets New Stops; Director, Original Broadway Creatives Join TeamRENT Anniversary Tour Sets New Stops; Original Broadway Creatives Join Team
Posted: Apr. 29, 2016

Rialto Chatter: HAMILTON to Be Filmed Prior to Lin-Manuel Miranda's Exit This July?Rialto Chatter: HAMILTON to Be Filmed Prior to Miranda's Exit This July?
Posted: Apr. 28, 2016

JUST IN: NBC's HAIRSPRAY LIVE Now Accepting Tracy Turnblad Video Auditions!NBC's HAIRSPRAY LIVE Now Accepting Tracy Turnblad Video Auditions!
Posted: Apr. 29, 2016

WEST SIDE STORY Performance Rights Withdrawn From North Carolina, MississippiWEST SIDE STORY Performance Rights Withdrawn From North Carolina, Mississippi
Posted: Apr. 29, 2016

They Were Robbed! Who Was Not Nominated for the Tony Awards?They Were Robbed! Who Was Not Nominated for the Tony Awards?
Posted: May. 3, 2016

Breaking News: Patti Murin Will Join Betsy Wolfe in Disney's FROZEN Developmental LabBreaking News: Patti Murin Will Join Betsy Wolfe in Disney's FROZEN!
Posted: May. 3, 2016

STAGE TUBE: HAMILTON Tributes RENT's 20th Anniversary with Backstage 'Seasons of Love'TV: HAMILTON Tributes RENT Anniversary with Backstage 'Seasons of Love'
Posted: Apr. 29, 2016

The 2016 Drama Desk Nominations- SHE LOVES ME, AMERICAN PSYCHO & BRIGHT STAR Lead!Drama Desk Noms- SHE LOVES ME, AMERICAN PSYCHO Lead!
Posted: Apr. 28, 2016

BWW TV Exclusive: Who Will Come Out on Top This Tonys Season? The Turning The Tables 'Nominating Committee' Rules!BWW TV: The Turning The Tables 'Nominating Committee' Special!
Posted: May. 1, 2016

VIDEO: Jessie Mueller & the Cast of WAITRESS Perform Medley of Songs on 'Today'!VIDEO: Jessie Mueller & WAITRESS Cast Perform Medley on 'Today'!
Posted: May. 2, 2016

The Disco Is Closing Early... Broadway's DISASTER! to Play Final Performance This WeekendThe Disco Is Closing Early... DISASTER! to Play Final Performance This Weekend
Posted: May. 3, 2016

2016 Tony Awards Nominations Are TODAY! Watch LIVE on BroadwayWorld at 8:30am!Tony Nominations Are TODAY! Watch LIVE on BroadwayWorld at 8:30am!
Posted: May. 3, 2016

BWW Review: George C. Wolfe's SHUFFLE ALONG, An Exhilarating Demand For RecognitionBWW Review: SHUFFLE ALONG, An Exhilarating Demand For Recognition
Posted: Apr. 29, 2016

2016 Tony Awards - The Nominees React - UPDATING LIVE!2016 Tony Awards - The Nominees React - UPDATING LIVE!
Posted: May. 3, 2016

Breaking News: Tony Awards Committee Makes Final Rulings of the Season on SHUFFLE ALONG & More!Tonys Make Final Rulings of the Season on SHUFFLE ALONG & More!
Posted: Apr. 29, 2016

Review Roundup: SHUFFLE ALONG Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: SHUFFLE ALONG on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 28, 2016

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from New York Pops' Star-Studded Gala, Honoring Legendary Boublil & Schonberg!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from New York Pops' Star-Studded Gala, Honoring Legendary Boublil & Schonberg!
Posted: May. 3, 2016

TWITTER WATCH: SHUFFLE ALONG's Audra McDonald Shows Class and Love After Tony Non-NominationTwitter: SHUFFLE ALONG's McDonald Shows Class After Non-Nomination
Posted: May. 3, 2016

Young Broadway Vets to Lead York Theatre Company's YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWNYoung Broadway Vets to Lead York's YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
Posted: Apr. 29, 2016

VIDEO: Gwen Stefani & Surprise Guests Join James Corden for 'Carpool Karaoke'! VIDEO: Gwen Stefani & Surprise Guests Join James Corden for 'Carpool Karaoke'!
by TV News Desk on May 05, 2016

Last night on THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN, James Corden called on Gwen Stefani to help him get to work, singing her classics along the way until they have to pick up two friends. (more...)
Four Time Grammy Award-Winning R&B Legends Boyz II Men to Perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Four Time Grammy Award-Winning R&B Legends Boyz II Men to Perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2016

Boyz II Men, the best-selling R&B group of all time, with more than 64 million albums sold, will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino on Friday, Sept. 23 at 9 p.m. (more...)
VIDEO: HAMILTON Director Thomas Kail Talks 16 Tony Noms: 'It Was a Remarkable Day' VIDEO: HAMILTON Director Thomas Kail Talks 16 Tony Noms: 'It Was a Remarkable Day'
by TV News Desk on May 05, 2016

On last night's LATE NIGHT, HAMILTON Director Thomas Kail stopped by to talk about the show's record-breaking 16 Tony nominations, and shared that he was not expecting the achievement. (more...)
BWW Art News: MoMA Announces 'Party in the Garden', 6/1 BWW Art News: MoMA Announces 'Party in the Garden', 6/1
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2016

The Museum of Modern Art's Party in the Garden, a benefit event on June 1, will honor collection artists Huma Bhabha, Mark Bradford, and Brice Marden, along with philanthropists Amanda and Glenn Fuhrman and Sally and Wynn Kramarsky. In recognition of their prolonged commitment to culture, the arts, and MoMA, this year's honorees are being celebrated for their artistry and philanthropy. Co-chairs of the event are Susan and Michael Dell, Agnes Gund, Jo Carole and Ronald S. Lauder, Catie and Donald Marron, and Amy and John Phelan. Honorary co-chairs are Leon D. Black, Marie-Josee Kravis and Jerry I. Speyer. (more...)
BWW Blog: Nanjibah Khan - ONE VOICE: THE MUSICAL! BWW Blog: Nanjibah Khan - ONE VOICE: THE MUSICAL!
by Guest Blogger: Nanjibah Khan on May 05, 2016

Way back around October and November, a class of eighth graders started writing their very own musical. And I am proud to say that I was in that class! At first, it started off very small. All we had were notebooks and pens and little ideas in our minds that sounded very stupid at the time. We had no idea that such small efforts put together would end up making such a big production. (more...)
BWW's On This Day - May 5, 2016
by on May 05, 2016

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on May 5 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)
BWW Blog: Christopher Panella - An Ode to Summer: Don't Stop, Keep Moving  BWW Blog: Christopher Panella - An Ode to Summer: Don't Stop, Keep Moving 
by Guest Blogger: Christopher Panella on May 05, 2016

?Your craft is only good with continuity over time. - Me. just now. But seriously, continuity is important, especially when it comes to theatre and the arts. As actors, we grow with every performance, every note, line, and count a step building stairs that only go up. In theatre news, there is never an actor who talks about not pushing themselves for years to be their best before getting their big break. Big breaks come with practice and dedication, not sheer luck and ability. For high school students, theatre can seem like a school year activity, summers spent relaxing. I mean, I get it: high school is the high note and the summer is the needed catch breath. Yet, this industry and profession finds itself with more of a willing supply than demand. For this reason actors need to, more than ever, develop their craft to be the best it can be any chance they get, especially high school actors.  (more...)
Matthew Perry's THE END OF LONGING Announces Over $2 Million Sales; Ends May 14 Matthew Perry's THE END OF LONGING Announces Over $2 Million Sales; Ends May 14
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2016

The End of Longing, written and starring Matthew Perry and directed by Lindsay Posner hasbecome the Playhouse Theatre's most successful play to run at the venue. As itapproaches the end of its limited run, on 14 May, the production has sales ofover two million with more than 62,000 tickets sold and over 12,000 of thesetheatregoers were first time attendees. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Rehearsals for SOUL, the Life of Marvin Gaye Photo Flash: First Look at Rehearsals for SOUL, the Life of Marvin Gaye
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2016

This summer, Royal & Derngate Northampton and Hackney Empire will co-produce the world premiere of Soul, a new play by Roy Williams about the family life of soul legend Marvin Gaye. Directed by James Dacre and designed by Jon Bausor, Soul takes to Northampton's Royal stage from Friday 20 May to Saturday 11 June, before its run at Hackney Empire from Wednesday 15 June to Sunday 3 July.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at the rehearsal photos below! (more...)
Major Caryl Churchill and Somerset Maugham Revivals Lead New Orange Tree Theatre Season Major Caryl Churchill and Somerset Maugham Revivals Lead New Orange Tree Theatre Season
by Marianka Swain on May 05, 2016

The September 2016-February 2017 Orange Tree Theatre season will feature the first major revivals of Caryl Churchill's Blue Heart and Somerset Maugham's last play Sheppey, as well as a new play from Zoe Cooper, the English language premiere of Roland Schimmelpfennig's Winter Solstice, and an Elinor Cook adaptation of children's story Extra Yarn. (more...)
BWW Review: FROM THE HEART Restores June Carter Cash as the Leading Player in Her Own Story BWW Review: FROM THE HEART Restores June Carter Cash as the Leading Player in Her Own Story
by David Fick on May 05, 2016

In FROM THE HEART, the focus on and celebration of June Carter Cash as an individual is long past due, a welcome realignment of her story from her own perspective rather than as a supporting player in the narrative of her husband, the man in black, Johnny Cash. (more...)
BWW Cooks: All That Cheese BWW Cooks: All That Cheese
by Marakay Rogers on May 05, 2016

There's an entire world of cheese out there, and you're still eating the same few all the time. Expand those flavor horizons. (more...)
BWW Review: EPAC Delivers a Classic HELLO, DOLLY! BWW Review: EPAC Delivers a Classic HELLO, DOLLY!
by Marakay Rogers on May 05, 2016

You know it. You love it. You want to sing along to it. Hello, boys, Dolly's back. (more...)
Photo Flash: The Rockettes and Mia Michaels Rehearse for NEW YORK SPECTACULAR, Coming to Radio City This Summer Photo Flash: The Rockettes and Mia Michaels Rehearse for NEW YORK SPECTACULAR, Coming to Radio City This Summer
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

Step into summer and get a first look of NEW YORK SPECTACULAR Starring The Radio City Rockettes, presented by Chase, as the Radio City Rockettes rehearse numbers from their upcoming production. NEW YORK SPECTACULAR stars the Radio City Rockettes and features powerful, vibrant and diverse choreography from director Mia Michaels. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the dancers in rehearsal below! (more...)
Arizona Commission on the Arts Receives $1.5 Million for Grants, Programs in 2016-17 Arizona Commission on the Arts Receives $1.5 Million for Grants, Programs in 2016-17
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

The $9.6 billion state budget for fiscal year 2016-17 approved by the Arizona Legislature early today includes a $1.5 million one-year allocation for the Arizona Commission the Arts to use for grants and programs to nonprofit arts and culture organizations statewide. (more...)
UConn Puppet Arts Program to Present THE SUPERHERO WITHIN UConn Puppet Arts Program to Present THE SUPERHERO WITHIN
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

The University of Connecticut's Puppet Arts Program and Department of Dramatic Arts present THE SUPERHERO WITHIN, an entertaining and informative hand puppet production created by Puppet Arts MFA candidate Anatar Marmol-Gagne. (more...)
MARGARET BEALS: FILMS AND STORIES Set for May Weekend at The Cloud House Studio MARGARET BEALS: FILMS AND STORIES Set for May Weekend at The Cloud House Studio
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

Margaret Beals, dancer, choreographer, pioneer in the art of dance improvisation, and unique theatrical performer, announces a special May Weekend of two new programs on the series MARGARET BEALS: FILMS and STORIES, May 20-22, 7 PM, at The Cloud House Studio, 104 West 17th Street. (more...)
Trampled Under Foot to Reunite for 2016 BLUES FROM THE TOP Festival Trampled Under Foot to Reunite for 2016 BLUES FROM THE TOP Festival
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

This year's 14th Annual Blues From The Top Festival features its finest music lineup yet, with a reunion by renowned Blues-Americana group, Trampled Under Foot! (more...)
East West Players Partners with Los Angeles LGBT Center Interns for LA CAGE AUX FOLLES East West Players Partners with Los Angeles LGBT Center Interns for LA CAGE AUX FOLLES
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

East West Players (EWP), the nation's longest-running professional theatre of color in the country and the largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work, and the Los Angeles LGBT Center (Center) partner in a perfect pairing of art and social justice in the upcoming production of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, the beloved musical with book by Harvey Fierstein and music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, opening Wednesday, May 18, and running through Sunday, June 26, 2016. (more...)
FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF to Celebrate 30th Anniversary in Theaters, on iTunes, in Chicago FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF to Celebrate 30th Anniversary in Theaters, on iTunes, in Chicago
by TV News Desk on May 04, 2016

In celebration of FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF's 30th anniversary, numerous events will give fans the chance to relive all the humor, antics and magic of being young and carefree. (more...)
Tarragon Theatre to Host 2016 Play Reading Week This Spring Tarragon Theatre to Host 2016 Play Reading Week This Spring
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

We invite you to join us for Tarragon's annual Play Reading Week, an exciting celebration of plays-in-development by the talented playwrights associated with the theatre. (more...)
Register for Spotlighters Theatre's 2016 Summer Academy Register for Spotlighters Theatre's 2016 Summer Academy
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

Registration is open for Spotlighters Theatre's 2016 Summer Theatre Academy. (more...)





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