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Backstage with Richard Ridge: Lonny Price Opens Up About the Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened Backstage with Richard Ridge: Lonny Price Opens Up About the Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened
by BroadwayWorld TV - November 26, 2016

One of the truly legendary musicals in the history of Broadway, Merrily We Roll Along opened to enormous fanfare in 1981, and closed after sixteen performances. For the first time, Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened  draws back the curtain on the extraordinary drama of the show's creation - and tells the stories of the hopeful young performers whose lives were transformed by it. Directed by Lonny Price, a member of the original cast, the film is a bittersweet meditation on the choice... (more...)

Lily Dorment Chats About Bringing British Humor to American Audiences in ABIGAIL'S PARTY
Ryan Silverman of FINIAN'S RAINBOW at Irish Rep
Ryan Silverman of FINIAN'S RAINBOW at Irish Rep Ryan Silverman of FINIAN'S RAINBOW at Irish Rep
by Courtney Savoia - December 01, 2016 in Off-Broadway

In these uncertain and often turbulent times, it's so important to have a glimmer of hope to see the journey through. Irish Rep, which showcases Irish & Irish-America productions Off-Broadway, is rediscovering those themes that have plagued our country for decades with their latest production of 'Fi... (more...)
Lily Dorment Chats About Bringing British Humor to American Audiences in ABIGAIL'S PARTY Lily Dorment Chats About Bringing British Humor to American Audiences in ABIGAIL'S PARTY
by Nora Dominick - November 11, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Beginning performances tomorrow night at The Barrow Group, ABIGAIL'S PARTY is bringing a little slice of English life to New York City. ... (more...)
Luke Comer and THE PORTAL Luke Comer and THE PORTAL
by Marina Kennedy - November 01, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Luke Comer who conceived and directed the rock odysssey, 'The Portal' now on stage at Manetta Lane Theatre in New York City.... (more...)
Alex Breaux Chats Taking on a New Kind of Role in ULTIMATE BEAUTY BIBLE Alex Breaux Chats Taking on a New Kind of Role in ULTIMATE BEAUTY BIBLE
by Nora Dominick - October 26, 2016 in Off-Broadway

BroadwayWorld sat down to chat with Alex Breaux ahead of Ultimate Beauty Bible's first preview on October 25th. He chats about working with McGraw, originating the role of Kit and much more!... (more...)
Monica Piper Chats Bringing NOT THAT JEWISH to NYC, Turning Her Stories into a Play and More Monica Piper Chats Bringing NOT THAT JEWISH to NYC, Turning Her Stories into a Play and More
by Nora Dominick - October 20, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Just ahead of her first preview off-Broadway, BroadwayWorld sat down to chat with the multi-talented comedian and writer Monica Piper to discuss her one-woman show NOT THAT JEWISH.... (more...)
Meet Matt Cox, the Writer Behind the Magical PUFFS Meet Matt Cox, the Writer Behind the Magical PUFFS
by Marissa Sblendorio - October 10, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Matt Cox is a playwright, actor, improviser, who's behind the popular shows KAPOW-I GOGO and PUFFS OR: SEVEN INCREASINGLY EVENTFUL YEARS AT A CERTAIN SCHOOL OF MAGIC & MAGIC. With PUFFS recently making it's debut at the Elektra Theatre after a lager than life run at the People's Improv Theatre, this... (more...)
Behind the Choreography of SLUMBER with Keone Madrid Behind the Choreography of SLUMBER with Keone Madrid
by Courtney Savoia - October 05, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Don't miss the electric SLUMBER at @houseofyesnyc from Oct 6 - Nov 6... (more...)
Meet THE ROADS TO HOME's Brilliant Couple of Hallie Foote and Devon Abner Meet THE ROADS TO HOME's Brilliant Couple of Hallie Foote and Devon Abner
by Marissa Sblendorio - September 06, 2016 in Off-Broadway

THE ROADS TO HOME is the first production in Primary Stages' 2016-17 season. In this collection of one-act plays, Horton Foote illustrates the lives of three Texan women in the 1920s as they struggle to understand what the concept of home means for each of them. THE ROADS TO HOME offers a rare chanc... (more...)
Declan Conlon Talks Bringing QUIETLY to New York Audiences Declan Conlon Talks Bringing QUIETLY to New York Audiences
by Marissa Sblendorio - August 08, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Declan Conlon has an impressive resume, spanning throughout all types of theatre and television genre's including Showtime's THE TUDORS. Now, he is making his way to the states, starring as Ian in QUIETLY at New York's Irish Repertory Theatre. BroadwayWorld had a chance to talk to Declan about what ... (more...)
Ben Curtis, From 'Dell Dude' to 'Connor Stephens' Ben Curtis, From 'Dell Dude' to 'Connor Stephens'
by Joseph F. Panarello - July 20, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Actor Ben Curtis talks about his role in 'The Crusade of Connor Stephens' as well as some upcoming musical gigs.... (more...)
Playwright Natalie Margolin's THE POWER OF PUNCTUATION Makes its New York Debut Playwright Natalie Margolin's THE POWER OF PUNCTUATION Makes its New York Debut
by Ashley LaChant - July 12, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Tickets are now on sale for the New York premiere production of THE POWER OF PUNCTUATION, a new play by Natalie Margolin. Opening July 15 and playing 11 performances only, through August 6 at the Davenport Theatre, it's a play about friendship, sex and commas. BroadwayWorld sat down with the playwri... (more...)
Ian Campayno Talks TRIP OF LOVE and BROADWAY BARES Ian Campayno Talks TRIP OF LOVE and BROADWAY BARES
by David Clarke - June 23, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Last Sunday, BROADWAY BARES: ON DEMAND raised $1.48 million for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Musical theater dancer and actor Ian Campayno personally raised over $3,000 as a member of the cast for this years show. Just before this years BROADWAY BARES show, I sat down with Ian Campayno to talk... (more...)
Michael McCormick Talks HIMSELF AND NORA Michael McCormick Talks HIMSELF AND NORA
by David Clarke - June 22, 2016 in Off-Broadway

In July 2012, HIMSELF AND NORA premiered at the New York Musical Theater Festival. In 2014, Jay Records released HIMSELF AND NORA (Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording). Following the steamy romance between James Joyce and his muse, Nora, the musical has returned to New York in a lush Off-Broadway p... (more...)
Get to Know Nick Choksi, Star of Clubbed Thumb's Summerworks THE TOMB OF KING TOT Get to Know Nick Choksi, Star of Clubbed Thumb's Summerworks THE TOMB OF KING TOT
by Ashley LaChant - June 15, 2016 in Off-Broadway

As Clubbed Thumb kicks off it's annual Summerworks collection, THE TOMB OF KING TOT is the second play in the line up, described as a comedy with a twist. An actor, musician and illustrator, Nick Choksi is no stranger to the arts, starring in KING TOT, his second Summerworks production. This fall, h... (more...)
Jonathan Hadary's INDIAN SUMMER Hourglass Jonathan Hadary's INDIAN SUMMER Hourglass
by Naomi Serviss - June 14, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Hadary's character in this dramedy set in a Rhode Island beach town is George, a bereaved widower and beach-combing sage. Oh, and Dane Laffrey's set design calls for a stageful of 15,000 pounds of sand.... (more...)
My Dance Selfie with Josh Walden of Off-Broadway's CAGNEY My Dance Selfie with Josh Walden of Off-Broadway's CAGNEY
by Bob Rizzo - June 01, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Josh Walden is a seasoned Broadway hoofer. He's sung and danced in the revivals of 42nd Street, A Chorus Line, La Cage aux Folles and Ragtime. But it's in the new Off-Broadway musical Cagney where Walden gets to really show off his versatility and range. He changes characters and costumes faster tha... (more...)
Susannah Flood Talks Role in THE EFFECT and What It's Like Working With David Cromer Susannah Flood Talks Role in THE EFFECT and What It's Like Working With David Cromer
by Marissa Sblendorio - May 13, 2016 in Off-Broadway

When it debuted, THE EFFECT took London by storm, winning BEST NEW PLAY from the UK Critics' Circle. Now, award-winning director DAVID CROMER (Our Town, Tribes) helms a new American production of this exhilarating play in the first collaboration between THE NATIONAL THEATRE, JEAN DOUMANIAN PRODUCTIO... (more...)
Best Solo Show Nominee MIKE BIRBIGLIA Best Solo Show Nominee MIKE BIRBIGLIA
by Adrienne Onofri - May 04, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Back at the theater where he broke out with 'Sleepwalk With Me', the actor and stand-up says thank God for jokes.... (more...)
Satomi Blair Chats About KENTUCKY, Tribeca Film Festival and Much More! Satomi Blair Chats About KENTUCKY, Tribeca Film Festival and Much More!
by Nora Dominick - April 20, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Actress and producer Satomi Blair is ready to take on a role that she has been working on for over a year now. Starting tonight Blair stars in the world premiere production of KENTUCKY.... (more...)
A Meeting With Comedian Justin Sayre A Meeting With Comedian Justin Sayre
by Marissa Sblendorio - April 01, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Justin Sayre is doing it all.  With a new play he has both written and will be starring in called LOVE'S REFRAIN debuting today, a comedy album 'The Gay Agenda,' a podcast called 'Sparkle and Circulate' and a monthly comedy show THE MEETING*, Justin seems to have a lot on his plate and a resume anyo... (more...)
Francois Battiste Chats About HEAD OF PASSES and Returning to The Public Francois Battiste Chats About HEAD OF PASSES and Returning to The Public
by Nora Dominick - March 30, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Head of Passes is already turning heads at the Public Theater and BroadwayWorld has the amazing opportunity to sit down with Francois Battiste, one of the many stars of Tarell Alvin McCraney's new play. ... (more...)
Director David Staller on His Latest Shaw Show- WIDOWERS' HOUSES Director David Staller on His Latest Shaw Show- WIDOWERS' HOUSES
by Nora Dominick - March 28, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Very few directors will stick with a singular playwright for a majority of their career, but that is not the case for David Staller. Staller has worked on all 65 of George Bernard Shaw's plays and he isn't stopping yet. TACT NYC and the Gingold Theatrical Group are happy to present Shaw's very first... (more...)
Zoë Winters Chats About Starring in New Play RED SPEEDO Zoë Winters Chats About Starring in New Play RED SPEEDO
by Nora Dominick - March 11, 2016 in Off-Broadway

RED SPEEDO, the latest new play from New York Theatre Workshop, is turning heads all over town as it dives into people's need to be the best. Zoe Winters, who stars at Lydia, sat down with BroadwayWorld to chat about this latest new play and why it's so special to her. ... (more...)
Kenny Leon on His Fast-Talking SMART PEOPLE Kenny Leon on His Fast-Talking SMART PEOPLE
by Naomi Serviss - March 01, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Lydia R. Diamond's quick and often-witty play points a critical lens on racism in America.... (more...)
Motivational Speaker Kyle Cease Uses Comedy to Transform Ideals and Bring His Event to a New York Stage Motivational Speaker Kyle Cease Uses Comedy to Transform Ideals and Bring His Event to a New York Stage
by Marissa Sblendorio - February 19, 2016 in Off-Broadway

Kyle Cease is a keynote speaker, transforming audiences through his unique blend of comedy and transformation, who has racked up millions of views on both Youtube and Facebook with his inspirational teachings. Following his 2 day seminar in Los Angeles, Kyle has brought his event, EVOLVING OUT LOUD ... (more...)

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