Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27

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Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from Thursday, September 27, 2012. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on BroadwayWorld.com!

1) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: ANYTHING GOES Tour Sets Sail in Cleveland- Chatting with Rachel York and The Cast; Plus a Special Sneak Peek!
by BroadwayWorld TV - September 27, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon launch the national tour of the 2011 Tony® Award winning Anything Goes, starring Rachel York as Reno Sweeney. The national tour will set sail in Cleveland on October 2nd, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was invited to meet with The Cast while they were still in rehearsals in New York City. While he was there, he caught a special performance preview and chatted with the whole team about taking the classic show on the road. We are excited to debut the special coverage below! (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 STAGE TUBE: Clips of Barbra Streisand's Son Jason Gould Singing on New Album
by Stage Tube - September 27, 2012

As first scooped by BroadwayWorld.com, the legendary Barbra Streisand recently revealed in an interview with Katie Couric that she will duet with her son, Jason Gould, at her upcoming Brooklyn concerts this October. On Gould's voice, Streisand revealed: 'When I heard the things he's recorded- the musicianship, the sound of his voice... it's like he has a little chamber music orchestra right in his vocal chords.' Click here to check out clips of Gould singing on his new album! (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 BWW TV Exclusive: Telly Leung, Lea Salonga & George Takei Talk Broadway-Bound ALLEGIANCE at The Old Globe
by Audra Stafford - September 27, 2012

The Old Globe presents the World Premiere of Allegiance – A New American Musical, an epic story of family, love and patriotism set during the Japanese American internment of World War II. As previously announced, television and film icon George Takei, Tony Award-winning actress Lea Salonga and Broadway favorite Telly Leung head up The Cast. Our own BroadwayWorld correspondent, Audra Stafford, gives you exclusive interviews with Telly Leung, Lea Salogna and George Takei. (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Photo Flash: Sara Bareilles with The Cast of Finger Lakes' SPELLING BEE at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

American singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles recently appeared as a celebrity speller in "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Auburn, N.Y. This production is part of the inaugural season of the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival. Check out the picture below of Bareilles with The Cast of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee." (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Lee Pace Set to Lead MTC's GOLDEN AGE; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director), Barry Grove (Executive Producer), and Mandy Greenfield (Artistic Producer) have just announced full casting for Manhattan Theatre Club's upcoming production of GOLDEN AGE, the new play by four-time Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, directed by Tony Award winner Walter Bobbie. (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Photo Coverage: Paper Mill Playhouse's A CHORUS LINE Cast Meets the Press!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - September 27, 2012

Paper Mill Playhouse will present A Chorus Line, the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical conceived, choreographed and directed by Michael Bennett, with book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante, music by Marvin Hamlisch, and lyrics by Edward Kleban. The production will be directed and choreographed by Mitzi Hamilton, one of the dancers in Bennett's original taped workshop that inspired the 1975 Musical. John O'Neill will serve as Music Director/Conductor. A Chorus Line will begin performances on October 3. The Cast just met the press, and BroadwayWorld was there for all the festivities. Check out complete photo coverage below! (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Sings 'How Are Things in Glocca Morra' on RELEASE ME
by Stage Tube - September 27, 2012

Barbra Streisand's private music vault holds all the master tapes she's recorded for five decades. Now, she's sharing 11 previously unreleased songs, spanning a cross-section of her career from 1963 to the present. The collection, titled RELEASE ME, is now available on vinyl and on CD (Tuesday, October 9). In the video below, Barbra sings Finian's Rainbow's 'How are Things in Glocca Morra' and chats about what the song means to her. Check it out below! (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Photos and Audio: Tonight on GLEE- ANNIE and More!!
by Stage Tube - September 27, 2012

On tonight's episode of GLEE titled 'Makeover,' the campaign showdown begins when Brittany and Blaine go head-to-head for Student Council President. Meanwhile, Kurt gets the internship of his dreams. Tune in to FOX tonight at 9pm to watch the episode, and check out photos and full audio tracks of 'Celebrity Skin,' 'A Change Would Do You Good,' 'Everybody Wants to Rule the World,' and 'The Way You Look Tonight/You're Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile'- sung by Sarah Jessica Parker and Chris Colfer. (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 The McKittrick Hotel Announces CARNIVAL DES CORBEAUX, 10/26-31; SLEEP NO MORE Extends Through 1/5
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

The McKittrick Hotel (530 W 27th Street, New York, NY), home of Sleep No More, announces details ofCarnival des Corbeaux, the follow-up to last year's Halloween festivities at The McKittrick. (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Sarah Jessica Parker on GLEE!
by Stage Tube - September 27, 2012

On tonight's episode of GLEE titled 'Makeover,' the campaign showdown begins when Brittany and Blaine go head-to-head for Student Council President. Meanwhile, Kurt gets the internship of his dreams. Tune in to FOX tonight at 9pm to watch the episode, and check out a sneak peek of Sarah Jessica Parker's first scene on the show! (more...)


11) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Allen Moyer, Esosa and More Join SENSE & SENSIBILITY THE MUSICAL Design Team
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

Denver Center Theatre Company (DCTC) will present the world premiere of SENSE & SENSIBILITY THE MUSICAL, running April 5 – May 26 in The Stage Theatre. Accoring to DCTC's website, the show has securred an all-star design team, wich includes scenic design by Allen Moyer, costume design by Esosa, lighting design by James F. Ingalls and sound design by Craig Breitenbach. As BroadwayWorld previously announced, the show will be directed and choreographed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge. (more...)


12) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Ricky Martin to Guest on LIVE! WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL, 10/4
by TV News Desk - September 27, 2012

Superstar Ricky Martin will guest on the October 4th LIVE! WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL. The actor currently stars as 'Che' in the current Broadway revival of EVITA . (more...)


13) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Photo Flash: Nathan Lane, Marin Mazzie and More Honor Terrence McNally at Westport Country Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

A packed house honored the theatrical achievements of award-winning playwright Terrence McNally at Westport Country Playhouse's annual fundraising gala, "The Full McNally: A Celebration of the Writing and Works of Terrence McNally," on Monday evening, September 24. (more...)


14) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 WHO'S AFRAID OF Virginia Woolf? Begins Previews Tonight at Booth Theatre
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

Preview performances of Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? begin this evening, Thursday, September 27, 2012, at the Booth Theatre (222 West 45th Street). Opening night is set for Saturday, October 13, 2012, exactly 50 years to the day of the play's original Broadway opening on Saturday, October 13, 1962. (more...)


15) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 STAGE TUBE: Darren Criss, JESSE TYLER Ferguson and More on Why They'll Vote!
by Stage Tube - September 27, 2012

With the 2012 Presidential election coming up, it's hard to avoid the constant political coverage, ads, and spoofs that have taken over television. In the video below, celebrities Miley Cyrus, Jane Lynch, Tony Hawk, Josh Duhamel, Joel McHale, Eric Stonestreet, Busy Phillips, Miranda Cosgrove, Jenna Ushkowitz, Connor Paolo, Chad Lowe and Twitch, along with Broadway veterans JESSE TYLER Ferguson, Kathy Griffin, Darren Criss, and Neil Patrick Harris teamed with Funny or Die to share how they're planning to Rock the Vote in 2012. (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Jennifer Hudson & More to Perform on CBS's 'SALUTE TO Whitney Houston', 11/16
by TV News Desk - September 27, 2012

Five-time GRAMMY® winner Celine Dion, GRAMMY and Academy Award® winner Jennifer Hudson, and seven-time GRAMMY winner Usher are the first performers announced for WE WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU: A GRAMMY SALUTE TO Whitney Houston. (more...)


17) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Photo Flash: More Shots of Jarrod Emick, Lauren Kennedy and More in Flat Rock's ZELDA: AN AMERICAN LOVE STORY
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

Flat Rock Playhouse is teaming with veteran Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn (For The Glory, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Wonderland) and lyricist Jack Murphy on a brand new "jazz age" musical set in Asheville, North Carolina. Loosely based on F. Scott Fitzgerald, the hot Jazz Age novelist who wrote "This Side of Paradise," "The Beautiful and Damned," "The Great Gatsby," "Tender Is the Night" and "The Last Tycoon," and his wife, Zelda. BroadwayWorld has more photos of the show below! (more...)


18) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 MCC's DON'T GO GENTLE Begins Performances
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

MCC Theater (Robert LuPone, Bernard Telsey, William Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) begins previews today for the world premiere production of Don't Go Gentle by Stephen Belber and directed by Lucie Tiberghien, who also directed Belber's play Geometry of Fire at the Rattlestick Theater. (more...)


19) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 Photo Flash: First Look at Dion Graham, Kevin Kilner and More in Centerstage's AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2012

Centerstage's historic 50th Anniversary Season officially kicks off with AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, directed by Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah, in a landmark production that takes Arthur Miller's translation of Ibsen's classic and uses it to examine the contemporary media landscape. The production opens tonight, September 27, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show below. (more...)


20) Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Sep. 27 FREEZE FRAME: Cindy Williams & NUNSET BOULEVARD Cast Meet the Press!
by Walter McBride - September 27, 2012

Before they hit the road for Wisconsin for the first stop of the National Tour, the Little Sisters of Hoboken hit the lanes! The habit-clad cast of Nunset Boulevard: The Nunsense Hollywood Bowl Show will met the press earlier today at NYC's Bowlmor Lanes, and you can check out a sneak peek below. Be sure to check back later for full coverage! (more...)


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