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BWW TV: LES MISERABLES Gets Modernized at Dallas Theater Center!BWW TV: LES MISERABLES Gets Modernized at Dallas Theater Center!
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


Breaking News: Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89Breaking News: Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89
Posted: Jul. 17, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Belts the National Anthem and 'Forever Young' at MLB All-Star Game!STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Belts the National Anthem and 'Forever Young' at MLB All-Star Game!
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


Rosie, Liza, Audra, Bernadette & More Remember Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch; All of Thursday's ReactionsRosie, Liza, Audra, Bernadette & More Remember Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch; All of Thursday's Reactions
Posted: Jul. 17, 2014


We Believe in Andrew Rannells! 10 Reasons to Love Broadway's Next Hedwig!We Believe in Andrew Rannells! 10 Reasons to Love Broadway's Next Hedwig!
Posted: Jul. 16, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at the New York-Bound INTO THE WOODS at The Old Globe!Photo Flash: First Look at the New York-Bound INTO THE WOODS at The Old Globe!
Posted: Jul. 16, 2014


BWW Flashback: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Ends Broadway RunBWW Flashback: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Ends Broadway Run
Posted: Jul. 20, 2014


IF/THEN's Idina Menzel Sings National Anthem at Today's MLB All-Star GameIF/THEN's Idina Menzel Sings National Anthem at Today's MLB All-Star Game
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


VIDEO: Disney Channel Stars Perform FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'VIDEO: Disney Channel Stars Perform FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'
Posted: Jul. 17, 2014


Disney to Bring Kermit, Miss Piggy & THE MUPPETS to Broadway?Disney to Bring Kermit, Miss Piggy & THE MUPPETS to Broadway?
Posted: Jul. 16, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: Hats Off! An Elaine Stritch MemorialFLASH FRIDAY: Hats Off! An Elaine Stritch Memorial
Posted: Jul. 18, 2014


BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE ADDAMS FAMILY at The Muny, Starring Rob McClure, Jenny Powers & More!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE ADDAMS FAMILY at The Muny, Starring Rob McClure, Jenny Powers & More!
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


First Look At Andrew Rannells In HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCHFirst Look At Andrew Rannells In HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH
Posted: Jul. 18, 2014


Andrew Lloyd Webber Comments On Considering Committing Suicide Post-SurgeryAndrew Lloyd Webber Comments On Considering Committing Suicide Post-Surgery
Posted: Jul. 19, 2014


VIDEO: First Look - Neil Patrick Harris Stars in New Campaign for Heineken LightVIDEO: First Look - Neil Patrick Harris Stars in New Campaign for Heineken Light
Posted: Jul. 19, 2014


Shailene Woodley, Lea Michele, Jason Derulo Among Nominees for 2014 TEEN CHOICE AWARDS; Full List Announced!Shailene Woodley, Lea Michele, Jason Derulo Among Nominees for 2014 TEEN CHOICE AWARDS; Full List Announced!
Posted: Jul. 18, 2014


Neil Patrick Harris Offered Role On AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOWNeil Patrick Harris Offered Role On AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW
Posted: Jul. 20, 2014


VIDEO: Watch Full Music Video of Disney Stars Performing FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'VIDEO: Watch Full Music Video of Disney Stars Performing FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'
Posted: Jul. 21, 2014


Breaking News: ROCKY to Close on Broadway in AugustBreaking News: ROCKY to Close on Broadway in August
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


BWW Reviews: Houston Family Arts Center's Production of LES MISERABLES is an Absolute MasterpieceBWW Reviews: Houston Family Arts Center's Production of LES MISERABLES is an Absolute Masterpiece
by Nyderah Williams (Houston)

(7/22/2014) - Houston Family Arts Center's production of LES MISERABLES is a riveting masterpiece! It evokes the spirit and themes of compassion, revenge and above all human transformation.


Sean McDermott, Sarah Litzsinger and More Set for NYMF's 'THE MUSIC BOX', 7/23Sean McDermott, Sarah Litzsinger and More Set for NYMF's 'THE MUSIC BOX', 7/23
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - Broadway veterans Sean McDermott and Sarah Litzsinger will join a cast of seasoned performers in The New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) The Music Box, An Evening of Lady Composers on July 23. Performances will take place at 6 and 9 PM at the Ford Foundation Studio Ford Foundation Studio Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center.


Lefty Lucy to Present CHRISTMAS IN JULY! Burlesque 7/31 at Coney IslandLefty Lucy to Present CHRISTMAS IN JULY! Burlesque 7/31 at Coney Island
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(7/22/2014) - It's the most wonderful time of the year at Coney Island and Lefty Lucy is thrilled to present CHRISTMAS IN JULY: A Visit to the Claus' Coney Island Workshop as part of the Burlesque at the Beach season.


Bluebird Arts to Present Sarah Ruhl's THE CLEAN HOUSE, 10/1-25Bluebird Arts to Present Sarah Ruhl's THE CLEAN HOUSE, 10/1-25
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(7/22/2014) - Bluebird Arts, a new Non-Equity theatre founded by Luda Solomon, is proud to announce the The Clean House, by Sarah Ruhl as their Fall 2014 production. Solomon will direct.


BWW Reviews: SING, SING, SING a Wonderful Musical Revue at the KC Fringe FestivalBWW Reviews: SING, SING, SING a Wonderful Musical Revue at the KC Fringe Festival
by Steve Wilson (Kansas City)

(7/22/2014) - Jughead Theatricals brings Sing, Sing, Sing to the stage of the Heartland Forum in Crown Center. Diane Bulan produces Sing, Sing, Sing in conjunction with the KC Fringe Festival. The Heartland Forum is located in the space once occupied by the American Heartland Theatre.


American Classical Orchestra's 2014-15 Season to Kick Off 9/23 With Mendelssohn; Full Lineup Announced!American Classical Orchestra's 2014-15 Season to Kick Off 9/23 With Mendelssohn; Full Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk (Classical - New Jersey)

(7/22/2014) - On Tuesday, September 23 at 8:00PM at Alice Tully Hall, the American Classical Orchestra presents its opening night concert of its 30th Anniversary season with music that includes Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto with violin soloist Krista Bennion Feeney; Beethoven Symphony No. 8 and Mozart Symphony No. 35 'Haffner'. Krista Bennion Feeney will perform the legendary Mendelssohn Concerto on a historic violin with the same configuration as that of Mendelssohn's concertmaster Ferdinand David.


Theatrical Outfit to Stage THE SAVANNAH DISPUTATION, 8/21-9/7Theatrical Outfit to Stage THE SAVANNAH DISPUTATION, 8/21-9/7
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(7/22/2014) - Theatrical Outfit begins its Season of Compassion with the dramatic comedy The Savannah Disputation, written by Georgia-born playwright Evan Smith and, he says, inspired by today's politics and his Savannah grandmother. The show will run August 21 - September 7, 2014. The show will feature Alex Bond, Lane Carlock, Shannon Eubanks and Mark Kincaid. This is the 38th season for Theatrical Outfit, the second-oldest professional theater company in Atlanta, and the home of stories that stir the soul.


BWW Reviews: WHERE THE HELL'S THE BRIDESMAID????? Brings in the Laughs at the Heartland ForumBWW Reviews: WHERE THE HELL'S THE BRIDESMAID????? Brings in the Laughs at the Heartland Forum
by Steve Wilson (Kansas City)

(7/22/2014) - Where The Hell's The Bridesmaid????? Is currently playing at the Heartland Forum in Crown Center. The very humorous melodrama written and directed by Madeline McCrae is one of many productions showing at the old American Heartland Theatre in conjunction with the KC Fringe Festival. In addition to theater, McCrae is an accomplished photographer and has her works on display at the KC Fringe Festival's Visual Art Show located in Union Station.


Rough Haired Pointer to Present FRED & MADGE World Premiere at The Hope Theatre, Sept 15-Oct 11Rough Haired Pointer to Present FRED & MADGE World Premiere at The Hope Theatre, Sept 15-Oct 11
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(7/22/2014) - Rough Haired Pointer and Adam Spreadbury-Maher present the world premiere of JOE ORTON'S FRED & MADGE at The Hope Theatre, Islington, this September


2014-15 New Victory LabWorks Welcomes 10 New Projects from Taylor Mac, The Civilians and More2014-15 New Victory LabWorks Welcomes 10 New Projects from Taylor Mac, The Civilians and More
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(7/22/2014) - The New Victory Theater, New York City's premier theater for kids and families, announces the 2014-15 New Victory LabWorks new work development residencies. Now in its second year, the New Victory LabWorks Artist Residency Program provides rehearsal space, support and feedback for select New York artists of all disciplines who desire to create original high-quality productions for young audiences.


Michelle Williams Extends Role Through November 9Michelle Williams Extends Role Through November 9
by Roundabout Theatre Company (Blogs)

(7/22/2014) - We are pleased to announce that 3-time Academy Award nominee & Golden Globe winner, Michelle Williams has extended her acclaimed run as 'Sally Bowles' in Cabaret on Broadway through November 9, 2014.


Amy Ryan to Join Tom Hanks & Mark Rylance in Steven Spielberg's Cold War Thriller; Billy Magnussen & Alan Alda in TalksAmy Ryan to Join Tom Hanks & Mark Rylance in Steven Spielberg's Cold War Thriller; Billy Magnussen & Alan Alda in Talks
by Movies News Desk

(7/22/2014) - According to Deadline, Amy Ryan has signed on to join Tom Hanks and Mark Rylance in Steven Spielberg's upcoming Cold War thriller, hitting theaters on Oct. 6, 2015. In addition, the report notes that Alan Alda, Billy Magnussen, and Eve Hewson are nearing deals to board the film


Zach Braff, Marin Mazzie, Betsy Wolfe & More to Visit BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK This Week!Zach Braff, Marin Mazzie, Betsy Wolfe & More to Visit BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK This Week!
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - This week's event is set to feature the casts of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, PIECE OF MY HEART, CINDERELLA, AVENUE Q and BULLETS OVER BROADWAY. Check back later for a complete list of scheduled performers!


Deno's Wonder Wheel Music Marathon to Kick Off 8/2 With Tarantinos, Shark Muffin and MoreDeno's Wonder Wheel Music Marathon to Kick Off 8/2 With Tarantinos, Shark Muffin and More
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(7/22/2014) - Join us for Deno's Wonder Wheel Music Marathon Saturday August 2nd & August 16th for a variety of surf, rockabilly and rock n' roll.


Terry Davies to Tribute Billy Joel and Elton John at The Grove, 8/8; ABBA FAB Set for 8/9 ConcertTerry Davies to Tribute Billy Joel and Elton John at The Grove, 8/8; ABBA FAB Set for 8/9 Concert
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(7/22/2014) - The Grove Theatre announces a weekend of entertaining tributes to Elton John, Billy Joel and ABBA.


BWW Interviews: Broadway Star Wesley 'Tay Tay' Taylor On Putting In Work, Broadway and TVBWW Interviews: Broadway Star Wesley 'Tay Tay' Taylor On Putting In Work, Broadway and TV
by Katricia Lang (Houston)

(7/22/2014) - Prepare yourselves. Tay Tay's coming to town. And not the lovely girl with a beautiful voice. It's Wesley 'Tay Tay' Taylor, the lovely boy with a beautiful voice. And he's here to teach you. Not just how to sing but how to sang. The Broadway star has teamed up with the Straight From New York Workshop and Concert Series and will be teaching master classes in Houston and Dallas.


Laura Michelle Kelly & More At FINDING NEVERLAND SitzprobeLaura Michelle Kelly & More At FINDING NEVERLAND Sitzprobe
by Pat Cerasaro

(7/22/2014) - The cast of the hotly anticipated new stage adaptation of the recent PETER PAN-centric film FINDING NEVERLAND is currently in rehearsals and they joined together for a sitzprobe sing-through of the score attended by songwriter Gary Barlow last week, depicted in a series of photos now available to view, and a new shot of star Laura Michelle Kelly is now available, as well.


Tyne Daly, Audra McDonald, Bernadette Peters, Chita Rivera, Alec Baldwin, David Henry Hwang and More Set for the 92Y in 2014Tyne Daly, Audra McDonald, Bernadette Peters, Chita Rivera, Alec Baldwin, David Henry Hwang and More Set for the 92Y in 2014
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - 92Y celebrates all things Theater -- plays, musicals (including theater's sister, movie musicals), songwriters, actors, playwrights -- even Broadway ghosts!


St. Lucia Coming to Fox Theatre, 10/11St. Lucia Coming to Fox Theatre, 10/11
by BWW News Desk (Music - Denver )

(7/22/2014) - Channel 93.3 & Z2 Entertainment will present St. Lucia: The Night Comes Again Tour with special guests Haerts at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, October 11th, 2014. Tickets are on sale Friday, July 25th at noon for $18.00 in advance or $20.00 day of show.


Rufus Du Sol to Play Fox Theatre, 10/15Rufus Du Sol to Play Fox Theatre, 10/15
by BWW News Desk (Music - Denver )

(7/22/2014) - Z2 Entertainment will present Rufus Du Sol with Hermitude & Option4 at the Fox Theatre on Wednesday, October 15th, 2014. Tickets are on sale Friday, July 25th at noon for $15.00 in advance or $17.00 day of show.


Brother Ali to Bring HOME AWAY FROM HOME Tour to Fox Theatre, 9/18Brother Ali to Bring HOME AWAY FROM HOME Tour to Fox Theatre, 9/18
by BWW News Desk (Music - Denver )

(7/22/2014) - Z2 Entertainment will present Brother Ali's Home Away From Home Tour with Bambu & DJ Last Word and hosted by MaLLY at the Fox Theatre on Thursday, September 18th, 2014. Tickets are on sale Friday, July 25th at noon for $17.00 in advance or $20.00 day of show.


Photo Flash: DROP DEAD PERFECT, Starring Everett Quinton, Opens at Theatre at St. ClementsPhoto Flash: DROP DEAD PERFECT, Starring Everett Quinton, Opens at Theatre at St. Clements
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(7/22/2014) - The Peccadillo Theater Company presents Penguin Rep's production of DROP DEAD PERFECT, a new comedy starring the legendary Everett Quinton at the Theatre at St. Clements (423 W 46th St - between 9th and 10th Avenue). The comedy opened July 20th at 7PM - below, check out photos from opening night, featuring an appearance from Andre DeShields!


Burke Moses, Whitney Bashor, John Hickok & More Join Kathleen Marshall's UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN at Denver Center Theatre Company; Full Cast Announced!Burke Moses, Whitney Bashor, John Hickok & More Join Kathleen Marshall's UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN at Denver Center Theatre Company; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk (Denver)

(7/22/2014) - The Denver Center Theatre Company today announced the complete cast and creative team for the highly anticipated new adaptation of Meredith Willson's classic musical, THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN. Based on the book by Richard Morris, the revitalized production will feature a new book and additional lyrics by three-time Tony Award nominee Dick Scanlan (Thoroughly Modern Millie) and showcase never before heard songs from Willson's prolific body of work with musical adaptation by Michael Rafter (Violet). The production opens for previews on September 12 in The Stage Theatre and will be directed and choreographed by three-time Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall (Anything Goes).


EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW INTERVIEWS: Velma Celli!EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW INTERVIEWS: Velma Celli!
by Natalie O'Donoghue (Scotland)

(7/22/2014) - Actor, choreographer and cabaret sensation Velma Celli speaks to BWW about bringing her show to the Edinburgh Fringe 2014.


Libertine Idol's COMING: A ROCK MUSICAL OF BIBLICAL PROPORTIONS Set for FringeNYC, 8/8-22Libertine Idol's COMING: A ROCK MUSICAL OF BIBLICAL PROPORTIONS Set for FringeNYC, 8/8-22
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/22/2014) - Libertine Idol Productions has announced that COMING: A ROCK MUSICAL OF BIBLICAL PROPORTIONS, an irreverent, darkly comedic view of the Biblical Book of Revelation, with book, lyrics and music by Erik Ransom, direction by Rachel Klein and music direction and arrangement by Charles Czarnecki, will begin performances on August 8 - 22, at Theatre 80 (80 St. Mark's Place), as part of the New York International Fringe Festival. www.comingthemusical.com


Broadway in Atlanta Launches 'BROADWAY BOUND' Artwork CompetitionBroadway in Atlanta Launches 'BROADWAY BOUND' Artwork Competition
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(7/22/2014) - Broadway in Atlanta has partnered with the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces to debut Broadway Bound: Atlanta Artist Competition! Local artists are invited to submit their best, original artwork showcasing a vivid vision of the 2014/2015 Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta Series and the city of Atlanta! One talented artist can have their work selected to represent the upcoming series, which will feature Atlanta premieres of Disney's NEWSIES, PIPPIN, MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, DIRTY DANCING and Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID as well the spectacular new production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA. BLUE MAN GROUP will once again play the Fox Theatre; Broadway's biggest blockbuster WICKED and crowd pleaser MAMMA MIA! will also be returning as options to the regular series subscription.


BWW Reviews: Manhattan by Sail's BURLESQUE CRUISE - A Night of Fun and Frolic on the WaterBWW Reviews: Manhattan by Sail's BURLESQUE CRUISE - A Night of Fun and Frolic on the Water
by Marina Kennedy (Travel)

(7/22/2014) - Manhattan by Sail has a monthly 'Burlesque Cruise' on the second Thursday of each month through September. Presented by Dances of Vice, enjoy wonderful night views of the New York waterways while being entertained by beautiful burlesque dancers.


Rob Evan & Morgan James Perform 'Total Eclipse Of The Heart' From DANCE OF THE VAMPIRESRob Evan & Morgan James Perform 'Total Eclipse Of The Heart' From DANCE OF THE VAMPIRES
by Pat Cerasaro

(7/22/2014) - Talented rock tenor Rob Evan joins with Broadway regular Morgan James to perform a standout selection from the score for DANCE OF THE VAMPIRES, the chart-topping gothic pop anthem 'Total Eclipse Of The Heart'.


SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre to Present SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS, 8/1-16SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre to Present SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS, 8/1-16
by BWW News Desk (Salt Lake City)

(7/22/2014) - The SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre is taking the concept of "June brides" and moving the romance to August as the classic musical "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" takes the stage August 1-16.


John Kander, Bill T. Jones, BAM & More to Receive 2013 National Medals of ArtsJohn Kander, Bill T. Jones, BAM & More to Receive 2013 National Medals of Arts
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - President Barack Obama will present the National Medals of Arts in conjunction with the National Humanities Medals on Monday, July 28, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. ET, in an East Room ceremony at the White House. First Lady Michelle Obama will attend. The event will be live streamed at WH.gov/Live.


Christina Hendricks Reveals MAD MEN Cast Sang Showtunes At Series Wrap PartyChristina Hendricks Reveals MAD MEN Cast Sang Showtunes At Series Wrap Party
by Pat Cerasaro

(7/22/2014) - MAD MEN and COMPANY star Christina Hendricks shares that the cast of the popular AMC period-set drama series enjoy singing showtunes at cast celebrations according to a new interview.


Arena Stage Selects John Strand as Resident PlaywrightArena Stage Selects John Strand as Resident Playwright
by BWW News Desk (Washington, DC)

(7/22/2014) - Artistic Director Molly Smith announces D.C.-area based playwright John Strand will join Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater for a yearlong playwright residency as part of the American Voices New Play Institute, effective this month through June 2015. Through the residency Strand will receive a salary; health benefits; a budget to be used at his discretion to cover collaborator fees, workshop costs and research expenses to support his new play development process; and a commitment from Arena Stage to produce a new work in a future season and to continue cultivating an ongoing, long-term relationship.


HERE to Open 2014-15 Season with TRADE PRACTICES, 8/31-9/21HERE to Open 2014-15 Season with TRADE PRACTICES, 8/31-9/21
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/22/2014) - HERE begins its 2014-2015 producing season with the premiere of the site-specific Artistic Director production, Trade Practices, by Kristin Marting & David Evans Morris. Trade Practices creates a living market where audience members, cash in hand, choose how to invest their time and money. Set in Pershing Hall, a historic building on Governors Island, Trade Practices kicks off Labor Day weekend, playing a limited engagement of 16 performances only, August 31 - September 21.


Special Offers, Breaking News & More - Follow BWW on Twitter & Facebook!Special Offers, Breaking News & More - Follow BWW on Twitter & Facebook!
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - Are you one of the hundreds of thousands already following BroadwayWorld.com on Twitter and Facebook?


New York Innovative Theatre Foundation Announces 2014 IT Awards NomineesNew York Innovative Theatre Foundation Announces 2014 IT Awards Nominees
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/22/2014) - On Monday, July 21, 2014, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 10 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2014 nominees at its annual event. Celebrating ten years and thousands of nominees, the IT PARTY took place at XL Night Club, 512 West 42nd Street.




 
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