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AMERICAN IDOL Recap: Another Week, Another Wrong Contestant Sent HomeAMERICAN IDOL Recap: Another Week, Another Wrong Contestant Sent Home
Posted: Apr. 17, 2014


It's Here! Watch the First Full Trailer for the JERSEY BOYS Film!It's Here! Watch the First Full Trailer for the JERSEY BOYS Film!
Posted: Apr. 17, 2014


VIDEO: Cast of ALADDIN Perform 'Arabian Nights' on GMA!VIDEO: Cast of ALADDIN Perform 'Arabian Nights' on GMA!
Posted: Apr. 15, 2014


SOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: Lea Michele Sings 'I'm The Greatest Star' From FUNNY GIRL On GLEE!SOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: Lea Michele Sings 'I'm The Greatest Star' From FUNNY GIRL On GLEE!
Posted: Apr. 19, 2014


Review Roundup: LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 13, 2014


SOUND OFF: GLEE Gets TestedSOUND OFF: GLEE Gets Tested
Posted: Apr. 16, 2014


James Franco Calls Out Ben Brantley for New York Times Review of OF MICE AND MENJames Franco Calls Out Ben Brantley for New York Times Review of OF MICE AND MEN
Posted: Apr. 17, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Cast of Broadway's ALADDIN Performs 'Prince Ali' on THE VIEWSTAGE TUBE: Cast of Broadway's ALADDIN Performs 'Prince Ali' on THE VIEW
Posted: Apr. 15, 2014


BWW Reviews:  Shapiro Gives OF MICE AND MEN a Classic TreatmentBWW Reviews: Shapiro Gives OF MICE AND MEN a Classic Treatment
Posted: Apr. 17, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Must Watch! Idina Menzel & Anthony Rapp Lead IF/THEN Cast on RENT'S 'Seasons of Love!'STAGE TUBE: Must Watch! Idina Menzel & Anthony Rapp Lead IF/THEN Cast on RENT'S 'Seasons of Love!'
Posted: Apr. 13, 2014


BWW TV: Watch SUBMISSIONS ONLY Season 3, Episode 4 - with Joanna Gleason, Malcolm Gets & More!BWW TV: Watch SUBMISSIONS ONLY Season 3, Episode 4 - with Joanna Gleason, Malcolm Gets & More!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: Hey, JC! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines OnFLASH FRIDAY: Hey, JC! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines On
Posted: Apr. 18, 2014


BWW TV: Watch Audra McDonald Transform Into Billie Holiday in LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL!BWW TV: Watch Audra McDonald Transform Into Billie Holiday in LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2014


Photo Coverage: Audra McDonald and LADY DAY Company Celebrate Opening Night!Photo Coverage: Audra McDonald and LADY DAY Company Celebrate Opening Night!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2014


Don't Cry For Her! Christina Aguilera To Sing EVITA In Upcoming BROADWAY 4D Movie?!Don't Cry For Her! Christina Aguilera To Sing EVITA In Upcoming BROADWAY 4D Movie?!
Posted: Apr. 18, 2014


Ryan Murphy Reveals Final GLEE Scene Will Feature Lea Michele & Matthew MorrisonRyan Murphy Reveals Final GLEE Scene Will Feature Lea Michele & Matthew Morrison
Posted: Apr. 16, 2014


VIDEO: Watch Teaser for First Official JERSEY BOYS Film Trailer!VIDEO: Watch Teaser for First Official JERSEY BOYS Film Trailer!
Posted: Apr. 17, 2014


Review Roundup: OF MICE AND MEN Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: OF MICE AND MEN Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 16, 2014


VIDEO: GMA Goes Behind-the-Scenes of Disney's ALADDINVIDEO: GMA Goes Behind-the-Scenes of Disney's ALADDIN
Posted: Apr. 15, 2014


VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Playing 'Peter Pan', 'Wicked' Film & 'Adele Dazeem' FlubVIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Playing 'Peter Pan', 'Wicked' Film & 'Adele Dazeem' Flub
Posted: Apr. 15, 2014


BWW Reviews:  Red Bull's THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP Could Use More RidiculousnessBWW Reviews: Red Bull's THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP Could Use More Ridiculousness
by Michael Dale (Off-Broadway)

(4/20/2014) - The charm of the revival is no match for the original's subversiveness.


Katharine McPhee Stars in ABC Movie IN MY DREAMS TonightKatharine McPhee Stars in ABC Movie IN MY DREAMS Tonight
by TV News Desk

(4/20/2014) - Nick (Mike Vogel) and Natalie (Katharine McPhee) are the perfect couple, but there are a couple of things blocking their path to romantic bliss. First, they've never actually met, except in their dreams. Second, they have precisely seven days to Turn those sweet dreams into a blissful reality in 'In My Dreams,' the new Hallmark Hall of Fame movie premiering TONIGHT, APRIL 20, 2014 (9:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.


Alice Ripley Auctions Unique Original Art On EbayAlice Ripley Auctions Unique Original Art On Ebay
by Pat Cerasaro

(4/20/2014) - Following the success of the last auction, Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar Alice Ripley has kicked off yet another online auction featuring a wide range of intriguing musical theatre merchandise showcasing many remarkable shows from her long and unique career - NEXT TO NORMAL, KING DAVID and beyond.


Preview Of New SAILOR MOON Stage Musical To Be Livestreamed At 20th Anniversary Event, 4/27Preview Of New SAILOR MOON Stage Musical To Be Livestreamed At 20th Anniversary Event, 4/27
by Pat Cerasaro

(4/20/2014) - A brand new stage musical based on the super-successful long-running Japanese anime series SAILOR MOON is set to premiere later this year in Tokyo according to a new post on the official site for the brand.


Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Apr. 19Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Apr. 19
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(4/19/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Saturday, April 19, 2014.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/19/2014
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(4/19/2014) - BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 4/19/2014.


BWW Reviews: WICKED Consumes the Treasure ValleyBWW Reviews: WICKED Consumes the Treasure Valley
by Teresa Rodrick (Boise)

(4/19/2014) - After my experience with the story, I thought I knew the characters G(a)linda and Elphaba, however Kara Lindsay (G[a]linda) and Laurel Harris (Elphaba) have shown me new characters. Their singing and acting styles have put two new characters on stage that haven't been seen before. I would have been happy to have these two introduce the characters to me, as it was, I enjoyed them showing me another side of each character.


WICA Announced New Blog: STAGE NOTESWICA Announced New Blog: STAGE NOTES
by BWW News Desk (Seattle)

(4/19/2014) - WICA is proud to announce our new blog, Stage Notes. We are so excited to bring you great content about goings-on... behind the scenes specials, process pieces on our Theatre Series productions, announcements, audition tips and more! To kick it off, here is an excerpt from our first feature about Bronkar Lee who is coming to WICA as part of our Family Series next Friday, April 25th.


Jesus Christ Superstar un successo!Jesus Christ Superstar un successo!
by BWW News Desk (Italy)

(4/19/2014) - Pubblico in delirio ieri sera, venerdi 18 aprile, al Sistina di Roma per la Prima Nazionale del Musical Jesus Christ Superstar, portato in scena dal regista Massimo Romeo Piparo in una versione davvero memorabile.


moe. Hosts Album Release Party, 5/28moe. Hosts Album Release Party, 5/28
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/19/2014) - moe., the preeminent progressive rock band on the music scene today and a quintet of world class musicians, whose creative output equals that of their longevity, will perform an intimate show onWednesday May 28th at Stage 48 in midtown Manhattan. The band will perform a rare acoustic set in the early part of the evening as part of a VIP ticket package that also includes a top shelf open bar, buffet stations, a commemorative show poster, a meet and greet with the band where fans will get their posters signed, and more. The band will perform a full two-set show for both VIP and general admission audiences beginning at 10pm.


The Milburn Stone Theatre Presents NEXT TO NORMAL, 4/25-5/4The Milburn Stone Theatre Presents NEXT TO NORMAL, 4/25-5/4
by BWW News Desk (Baltimore)

(4/19/2014) - The Milburn Stone Theatre of North East, Maryland, winner of Best Theatre in the 2013 Broadway World Baltimore awards opens the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning musical, NEXT TO NORMAL by Brian Yorkey and Tom Kitt (the creative team behind this broadway seasons IF/THEN) on April 25th, 2014.


NSYNC vs Backstreet Boys- Joey Fatone and Nick Carter Are FeudingNSYNC vs Backstreet Boys- Joey Fatone and Nick Carter Are Feuding
by BWW News Desk

(4/19/2014) - Joey Fatone, a former member of the NSYNC, recently appeared on HuffPost Live. When asked about Backstreet Boys' recent touring gig, Fatone stated, 'I feel like they just need the money. No offense, guys. But I'm saying if you think about it, it's like, why are you coming back out again?" He then went on to say that NSYNC won't be having a reunion tour anytime soon because they are have their own lives.


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 4/19- ROCKY, MAMMA MIA, and More Get Into the Spirit of Easter!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 4/19- ROCKY, MAMMA MIA, and More Get Into the Spirit of Easter!
by BWW News Desk

(4/19/2014) - It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup! Today's photos come from the casts of ROCKY, MAMMA MIA!, WICKED, 50 SHADES, KINKY BOOTS, BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, and more!


STAGE TUBE: Only Two Performances Left of TWO ON TAP at The John W. Engeman Theater, 4/22 & 5/6STAGE TUBE: Only Two Performances Left of TWO ON TAP at The John W. Engeman Theater, 4/22 & 5/6
by Stage Tube (Long Island)

(4/19/2014) - Only 2 performances left of Two on Tap, 'An all-tapping, all-singing trip down Memory Lane,' at The John W. Engeman Theater. Performances are Tuesdays at 8pm on 4/22 & 5/6.


LATEA Presents ENTRE QUIEN, CUAL Y SEA, 4/25-26LATEA Presents ENTRE QUIEN, CUAL Y SEA, 4/25-26
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/19/2014) - Entre Quien, Cual y Sea, a theater play examining the significance of self through three nameless characters. The play will be staged in Spanish with English supertitles. Directed by Gama Valle, the piece follows a tangle of identities, wittily bordering on the absurd.


Last Chance to See RE-FRAMING HISTORY at Galerie Lelong, Now Through 4/26Last Chance to See RE-FRAMING HISTORY at Galerie Lelong, Now Through 4/26
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/19/2014) - The context surrounding an image, or its isolation without context, addresses the question of how the framing and re-framing of images influences our understanding of what we see and more broadly, of history. This exhibition brings together Sarah Charlesworth, Juan Manuel Echavarria, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Alfredo Jaar, Emily Jacir, Susan Meiselas, and Krzysztof Wodiczko, who demonstrate exceptional moral and formal rigor in their analysis of contemporary reality.


Clayton Colvin and Tegene Kunbi Ending Soon at Margaret Thatcher Projects, Now Through 4/26Clayton Colvin and Tegene Kunbi Ending Soon at Margaret Thatcher Projects, Now Through 4/26
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/19/2014) - Clayton Colvin and Tegene Kunbi are ending soon at Margaret Thatcher Projects. They will both close April 26.


Photo Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's SUNSET BOULEVARD Starring Ann Crumb, Now Through 5/18Photo Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's SUNSET BOULEVARD Starring Ann Crumb, Now Through 5/18
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(4/19/2014) - The Media Theatre's production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's take on 'Sunset Boulevard', the classic 1950 film noir, is on now through May 18. Check below for photos!


Kellye Cash Stars in ANNIE GET YOUR GUN at CC Playhouse, 5/2-7/11Kellye Cash Stars in ANNIE GET YOUR GUN at CC Playhouse, 5/2-7/11
by BWW News Desk (Nashville)

(4/19/2014) - Cumberland County Playhouse starts May off with a bang as they present Irving Berlin's beloved musical Annie Get Your Gun, starring Tennessee's Miss America Kellye Cash as sharpshooter Annie Oakley. Set to one of Berlin's most famous scores, the show contains such classics as "There's No Business Like Show Business", "Doin' What Comes Naturally", "You Can't Get a Man With a Gun", "They Say It's Wonderful", "My Defenses Are Down" and "Anything You Can Do".


New Version Of ENTERTAINING MR. SLOANE Set To Premiere In JuneNew Version Of ENTERTAINING MR. SLOANE Set To Premiere In June
by Pat Cerasaro

(4/19/2014) - A revised adaptation of Joe Orton's controversial and groundbreaking play ENTERTAINING MR. SLOANE is set to premiere this June according to a new report.


Meet the Full Cast of Broadway's THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Opening Tomorrow!Meet the Full Cast of Broadway's THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Opening Tomorrow!
by Meet the Cast

(4/19/2014) - The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Grandage, began previews on Broadway on April 12 and will open tomorrow, April 20 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). Scroll down to learn more about the full cast and watch interviews with the company below!


Are You Following BWW Yet on Twitter & Facebook?Are You Following BWW Yet on Twitter & Facebook?
by BWW News Desk

(4/19/2014) - Are you one of the thousands already following BroadwayWorld.com, the biggest theatre site on the net on Twitter and Facebook?


BWW Reviews: CCT's THE WIZARD OF OZ Pays Homage to Iconic FilmBWW Reviews: CCT's THE WIZARD OF OZ Pays Homage to Iconic Film
by Charles Edward (Columbus)

(4/19/2014) - From the moment you hear the first iconic strains of Arlen and Harburg's OZ score, you know you're not in Kansas anymore. Under the musical direction of Jeff Hamm, the score of Columbus Children's Theatre's current production of THE WIZARD OF OZ rarely sounded so good. The orchestra is balanced and well-equipped to handle the nostalgic nuances necessary when an audience knows every note by heart. Fear not, they never miss a beat. Indeed, every moment of the show is meant to stir a nostalgic memory of the 1939 MGM film.


Portland Revels Seek Volunteers for Anniversary Jubilee, 5/10Portland Revels Seek Volunteers for Anniversary Jubilee, 5/10
by BWW News Desk (Portland)

(4/19/2014) - On Saturday, May 10th Portland Revels will be celebrating 20 years of Revels magic. We couldn't have done it with out the help of our many dedicated volunteers. From ushering to stuffing envelopes to schlepping set pieces, Revels volunteers have been graciously helping year after year.


Pioneer Theatre Company's 2014-2015 Season to Include New ProgramsPioneer Theatre Company's 2014-2015 Season to Include New Programs
by BWW News Desk (Salt Lake City)

(4/19/2014) - Pioneer Theatre Company announces its 2014-2015 season, including two musicals, a world premiere of a new play, a Utah premiere of a comedy, and the first offering of a brand-new musical concert event.


Halie Loren to Perform at Yoshi's, Featuring Mads Tolling, 5/4Halie Loren to Perform at Yoshi's, Featuring Mads Tolling, 5/4
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(4/19/2014) - Vocalist Halie Loren has a possesses a unique story as well, the artistic product of growing up in a remote Alaskan town called Sitka, and having better access as a child to a collection jazz records than she did pop music on the radio. Interestingly, Halie has also become a musical celebrity of sorts in Japan the past few years.


Fox Theatre Announces 2014-2015 U.S. Bank Broadway SeriesFox Theatre Announces 2014-2015 U.S. Bank Broadway Series
by BWW News Desk (St. Louis)

(4/19/2014) - The Fabulous Fox Theatre has announced its stellar 2014-2015 U.S. Bank Broadway Series, featuring the smash hit KINKY BOOTS, winner of six 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Of the six season ticket package shows, four of them will make their Fox Theatre and St. Louis debuts. Fox Theatre audiences can look forward to the unforgettable songs and sensual dancing featured in DIRTY DANCING - The Classic Story On Stage; the American dream story behind the hits in MOTOWN THE MUSICAL; Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA; the enchanting revival of Rogers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA; and the hilarious stage production of A CHRISTMAS STORY.


GYPSY OF THE MONTH: Yurel Echezarreta of ALADDINGYPSY OF THE MONTH: Yurel Echezarreta of ALADDIN
by Adrienne Onofri

(4/19/2014) - After playing a child, a Cagelle and a Shark, Yurel is now a denizen of Agrabah--and one of the 'hottest chorus boys' on Broadway.


Bootless Stageworks to Bring Hilarious Twist on Hitchcock to the Wilmington StageBootless Stageworks to Bring Hilarious Twist on Hitchcock to the Wilmington Stage
by BWW News Desk (Delaware)

(4/19/2014) - A full bagpipe band, two pilots, a waterfall, and the milkman. These are just a few of the more than 150 characters that will take the stage in Bootless Stageworks' upcoming production of The 39 Steps. But in the spirit of Alfred Hitchcock, who directed the classic that inspired the show, there's a twist. The production features a cast of only four actors.


BWW Reviews: TUTS Underground's MURDER BALLAD is Exhilarating and SensualBWW Reviews: TUTS Underground's MURDER BALLAD is Exhilarating and Sensual
by David Clarke (Houston)

(4/19/2014) - The World Premiere production of MURDER BALLAD at MTC's The Studio at Stage II took New York by storm in 2012. In 2013 it transferred to the Union Square Theatre and played 17 previews and 70 regular performances before closing on July 21. Now, TUTS Underground is producing the National Regional Premiere of the exhilarating, crowd-pleasing musical, and this sultry tale of love, passion, and murder is simply too good to miss.


The Robert Christen Award for Excellence in Technical Collaboration to be Presented to Malcolm EwenThe Robert Christen Award for Excellence in Technical Collaboration to be Presented to Malcolm Ewen
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/19/2014) - Design collaboration in theatre goes beyond Designers and Directors. Theatrical vision would not be realized without the essential work of Production Managers, Technical Directors, Costume Shop Managers, Master Electricians, Sound Supervisors, Properties Masters, Stage Managers ... the list goes on.


BWW Reviews: LUCIE ARNAZ Springs Into Love In Charming Cafe Carlyle Debut ShowBWW Reviews: LUCIE ARNAZ Springs Into Love In Charming Cafe Carlyle Debut Show
by Stephen Hanks (New York City)

(4/19/2014) - It took Lucie Arnaz her entire professional life to get booked for a solo nightclub/cabaret show at the Cafe Carlyle. It turned out to be worth the wait-for herself and her audiences-and her weeklong run at the stylish club (that began on April 13 and ends with shows tonight at 8:45 and 10:45) would no doubt have made her famous parents--Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz--beam with pride. Lucy might have erupted into a joyful crying jag, while Desi would have kvelled in his signature rapid-fired Spanish because when it comes to her performance on a cabaret stage, Lucie Arnaz doesn't 'got some 'splaining to do.'


Sounds Forced to Cancel Production of LES MISERABLESSounds Forced to Cancel Production of LES MISERABLES
by BWW News Desk (Boise)

(4/19/2014) - Sounds' mission is to create family friendly theatre. Origianlly, they were planning on producing a run of Les Miserables for their summer musical. They were working with the licensing agent to try and remove all offensive material in order to make it family friendly. However, according to Local News 8, the show has been canceled.


STAGE TUBE: A Look at KC Rep's A LITTLE MORE ALIVESTAGE TUBE: A Look at KC Rep's A LITTLE MORE ALIVE
by Stage Tube

(4/19/2014) - The world premiere of A Little More Alive began on April 11 and will run until May 11 at Kansas City Rep. A Little More Alive is directed by Tony Award-nominee Sheryl Kaller (Next Fall, Mothers and Sons) and features book, music and lyrics by Nick Blaemire (Glory Days). The show is being produced by Kansas City Rep through special arrangement with Hunter Arnold and TBD Theatricals. Check below to see clips from the show!


Award Winning Leslie Uggams to Star in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's GYPSY, 7/10-20Award Winning Leslie Uggams to Star in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's GYPSY, 7/10-20
by BWW News Desk

(4/19/2014) - According to The Courant, Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress Lesli Uggams will be starring as Mama Rose in the Connecticut Repertory Theatre's upcoming production of Gypsy. The production will run from July 10-20 at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre.


HRWC Offers Garmin fenix 2 Availability ReportHRWC Offers Garmin fenix 2 Availability Report
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(4/19/2014) - Bozeman, MT


Sivananda Yoga Farm in California Presents Yoga Detoxification and Juice Fasting RetreatSivananda Yoga Farm in California Presents Yoga Detoxification and Juice Fasting Retreat
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(4/19/2014) - Sacramento, California



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