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  • American Music Theatre Project to Workshop New Musical THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF PERCIVAL VON SCHMOOTZAmerican Music Theatre Project to Workshop New Musical THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF PERCIVAL VON SCHMOOTZ
    by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

    The American Music Theatre Project (AMTP) at Northwestern University will workshop and present a staged reading of the new musical "The Enlightenment of Percival von Schmootz" written by the Fred Ebb Award, Jonathan Larson Grant and Lorenz Hart Award-winning team Michael Kooman and Christopher Dimond.  (more...)

    AMAZING GRACE Begins Rehearsals for Broadway Run TodayAMAZING GRACE Begins Rehearsals for Broadway Run Today
    by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

    Broadway's new musical Amazing Grace begins rehearsals today. The cast features Tony Award nominee Josh Young, Erin Mackey, Tony Award winner Chuck Cooper, Tom Hewitt, Chris Hoch, Stanley Bahorek, Harriett D. Foy, Laiona Michelle, Rachael Ferrera and Elizabeth Ward Land. (more...)

    Eddie Cooper & Joe Grifasi Will Join Ellen Greene, Jake Gyllenhaal & Taran Killam in Encores! Off-Center's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORSEddie Cooper & Joe Grifasi Will Join Ellen Greene, Jake Gyllenhaal & Taran Killam in Encores! Off-Center's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
    by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

    Eddie Cooper and Joe Grifasi will join the previously announced Ellen Greene, Jake Gyllenhaal and Taran Killam in the Encores! Off-Center concert production of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's Little Shop of Horrors, running for three performances, July 1-2, 2015 at New York City Center. Eddie Cooper replaces his father Chuck Cooper, who will be starring in the upcoming Broadway musical Amazing Grace. (more...)

    Cincinnati Pops to Kick Off Summer 2015 with BROADWAY SING-ALONG, 6/6Cincinnati Pops to Kick Off Summer 2015 with BROADWAY SING-ALONG, 6/6
    by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

    The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra will begin its summer series at Riverbend Music Center's Corbett Pavilion on Saturday, June 6 at 8 p.m. with a special 'Broadway Sing-Along' featuring classic Broadway hits and inviting the audience to sing along. (more...)

    Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Aaron Lazar & More Will Join Jonathan Groff in Encores! Off-Center's A NEW BRAINDan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Aaron Lazar & More Will Join Jonathan Groff in Encores! Off-Center's A NEW BRAIN
    by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

    Jenni Barber, Quentin Earl Darrington, Bradley Dean, Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Josh Lamon, Aaron Lazar, Alyse Alan Louis and Rema Webb will join the previously announced Jonathan Groff in the Encores! Off-Center production of William Finn and James Lapine's A New Brain, running June 24 - 27, 2015. The production will be directed by James Lapine, with choreography by Josh Prince. (more...)

    Breaking News: Taye Diggs Will Return to the Stage as Broadway's Newest HEDWIG!Breaking News: Taye Diggs Will Return to the Stage as Broadway's Newest HEDWIG!
    by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

    Taye Diggs will return to Broadway this summer in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the 2014 Tony Award winning Best Musical Revival. Diggs will play the title role in the acclaimed musical for a limited 12-week engagement starting Wednesday, July 22 at the Belasco Theatre (111 West 44th Street). (more...)

    STAGE TUBE: Meet Broadway's Next HEDWIG- Taye Diggs!STAGE TUBE: Meet Broadway's Next HEDWIG- Taye Diggs!
    by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

    We can't wait for his big return to the Broadway stage, and to get you ready for July, we bring you some of his best performances! (more...)

    Photo Flash: A Sneak Peek at JOHN & JEN in the Recording StudioPhoto Flash: A Sneak Peek at JOHN & JEN in the Recording Studio
    by David Clarke - May 18, 2015

    On April 6, 2015, Broadway Records invited me inside New York City's Avatar Studios to get a sneek peek at the recording of JOHN & JEN (2015 Off-Broadway Cast Recording). The Keen Company production of Andrew Lippa and Tom Greenwald's JOHN & JEN starred Kate Baldwin and Conor Ryan. (more...)

    BWW TV: Watch Scenes from BIG FISH at Theatre at the CenterBWW TV: Watch Scenes from BIG FISH at Theatre at the Center
    by BroadwayWorld TV - May 14, 2015

    The deeply moving, enchanting new Broadway musical for all ages BIG FISH continues Theatre at the Center's exceptional 25th anniversary 2015 season. With a book by John August and music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, BIG FISH is based on the Columbia Pictures film screenplay of the same name by John August and Daniel Wallace's 1998 novel, Big Fish: A Novel of Mythical Proportions. Artistic Director and multiple Jeff Award-winner William Pullinsi lends his expertise in the first professional locally-produced staging of the beloved musical running through June 7th at 1040 Ridge Road in Munster. Click below to watch scenes from the show! (more...)

    JOHN & JEN Cast Album Release Concert Set for 54 Below, 6/6JOHN & JEN Cast Album Release Concert Set for 54 Below, 6/6
    by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

    Andrew Lippa along with Kate Baldwin and Conor Ryan, the stars of the recent acclaimed Keen Company production of John & Jen, the musical with music by Andrew Lippa, lyrics by Tom Greenwald, and a book by Greenwald and Lippa, will head over to 54 Below (254 West 54th Street) on Saturday June 6th, to celebrate the upcoming release of the 2015 Off-Broadway Cast Recording for Broadway Records.  A June 16th release is planned. Andrew Lippa and Michael Croiter produced the album. Musical Director is Lily Lang.  This recording will include the premiere of the new song, "Trouble with Men,' as well as new orchestrations and two songs from the score never before recorded.   (more...)

    'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for May 13th, 2015'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for May 13th, 2015
    by Paul W. Thompson - May 14, 2015

    The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. 'Ring Of Fire' and 'Big Fish' bring us a taste of the heartland, 'Beaches' hopes to follow 'Amazing Grace' on the journey from here to New York, and Gorilla Tango and MCL Chicago open new improv-based musicals. Plus the return of 'WOZ,' Stephen Sondheim honored by the Chicago Gay Men's Chorus, and Tommy Tune to be feted by the Chicago Human Rhythm Project! Plus Waa-Mu honors Bernie. (more...)

    Cohen & Davis' BRIDGES Premiere and More Set for Berkeley Playhouse's 2015-16 SeasonCohen & Davis' BRIDGES Premiere and More Set for Berkeley Playhouse's 2015-16 Season
    by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

    Berkeley Playhouse at the Julia Morgan Theater proudly announces their eighth season. The ambitious season will see an increase of productions from four to six, their first "R-rated" show, a world premiere commission, the first non-musical in the company's history, and a Bay Area premiere. (more...)

    Wirtz Center's SummerStage 2015 Events Begin 6/2Wirtz Center's SummerStage 2015 Events Begin 6/2
    by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

    SummerStage 2015, Northwestern University's Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts' line-up of summer entertainment, includes stage productions, dance performances and broadcast screenings of international theatre. (more...)

    BWW Reviews: Daly Plays Heroic Edward Bloom in Brilliant BIG FISH at First StageBWW Reviews: Daly Plays Heroic Edward Bloom in Brilliant BIG FISH at First Stage
    by Peggy Sue Dunigan - May 13, 2015

    'Be the hero in your story and the world will be yours....' Edward Bloom consistently uses these words to inspire his son Will while he was growing up. Defining what a hero is, for Edward and his son Will, plays an epic role in First Stage's Big Fish. This shortened World Premiere for Young Audiences production retells the 2013 Broadway musical adapted from a 1990's Daniel Wallace novel with stunning results. Milwaukee's legendary Jonathan Gillard Daly becomes a theatrical hero when he transforms into Edward Bloom, husband, father and master storyteller based upon the musical's book and film written by John August. (more...)

    Theater at the Center's BIG FISH: an Engagingly Theatrical Multi-Course MealTheater at the Center's BIG FISH: an Engagingly Theatrical Multi-Course Meal
    by Paul W. Thompson - May 13, 2015

    As yet another sign of the Chicago area's dominance in the world of the American musical theater, I need only point to the fact that it is undoubtedly the only market that has hosted three different productions of the Andrew Lippa musical "Big Fish," at three different tiers of the industry and three different geographical locations. (more...)

    ON RECORD: Teal Wicks' Five Favorite Cast Albums- 'It Haunts Me and Still Gives Me Chills'ON RECORD: Teal Wicks' Five Favorite Cast Albums- 'It Haunts Me and Still Gives Me Chills'
    by On Record - May 12, 2015

    BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you our latest weekly series- ON RECORD. Ever wonder which Broadway tunes have inspired your favorite performers? Check back every Tuesday to find out which cast recordings have made an impact on Broadway's brightest stars. In this week's edition, we hear from Teal Wicks, who is currently starring as 'Mary Barrie' in Finding Neverland- playing at the  Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Read on to find out her top five picks! (more...)

    San Jose Stage Company to Close Season with THE ADDAMS FAMILY, 6/3-7/19San Jose Stage Company to Close Season with THE ADDAMS FAMILY, 6/3-7/19
    by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

    They're kooky and spooky and, yes, they're family. San Jose Stage Company wraps its 32nd season with the hilariously entertaining Broadway hit musical, The Addams Family, from June 3 - July 19. Directed by Tony Kelly, the beloved and bizarre snap-happy clan in love with death comes to life with show-stopping numbers in what Bloomberg News calls, 'Uproarious! A glitzy-gloomy musical entirely worthy of the macabre drawings by Charles Addams.' (more...)

    BWW: Hayes Theatre Second Half 2015 Season LaunchBWW: Hayes Theatre Second Half 2015 Season Launch
    by Jade Kops - May 12, 2015

    The Program Launch for the second half of 2015 shows that the Independent Music Theatre team comprising Luckiest Productions (David Campbell, Lisa Campbell and Richard Carroll), Neglected Musicals (Michelle Guthrie), and Neil Gooding Productions, the driving force behind Hayes Theatre Company, have no intention of slowing down are staying true to their vision to provide a permanent home for small-scale musical theatre and cabaret. (more...)

    Photo Flash: BIG FISH Makes a Splash on Opening Night at Theatre at the CenterPhoto Flash: BIG FISH Makes a Splash on Opening Night at Theatre at the Center
    by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

    The deeply moving, enchanting new Broadway musical for all ages BIG FISH continues Theatre at the Center's exceptional 25th anniversary 2015 season. With a book by John August and music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, BIG FISH is based on the Columbia Pictures film screenplay of the same name by John August and Daniel Wallace's 1998 novel, Big Fish: A Novel of Mythical Proportions. Artistic Director and multiple Jeff Award-winner William Pullinsi lends his expertise in the first professional locally-produced staging of the beloved musical running now through June 7th at 1040 Ridge Road in Munster. The show opened yesterday, May 10, and BroadwayWorld has photos from the festivities below! (more...)

    STAGE TUBE: Andrew Lippa Inspires Students in Michigan for DGF's Traveling MastersSTAGE TUBE: Andrew Lippa Inspires Students in Michigan for DGF's Traveling Masters
    by Stage Tube - May 11, 2015

    As a part of Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program, Andrew Lippa recently visited Saginaw, Michigan, to talk to students and early-career writers about the craft and business of being a dramatist. Click below to watch highlights from and interviews about his experience! (more...)

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