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Kander & Ebb's THE VISIT to Receive Cast RecordingKander & Ebb's THE VISIT to Receive Cast Recording
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2015

It was announced today that The Visit, which will open tonight, Thursday, April 23rd as the final musical of the 2014-2015 Broadway season, will record its cast album. The Visit is the final musical ever written by legendary Oscar AwardŽ, Grammy AwardŽ and Tony AwardŽ-winning composer John Kander and his writing partner lyricist Fred Ebb, before Mr. Ebb passed away. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside DOCTOR ZHIVAGO's Opening Night Theatre Arrivals!Photo Coverage: Inside DOCTOR ZHIVAGO's Opening Night Theatre Arrivals!
by Walter McBride - Apr 22, 2015

Based on Boris Pasternak's Nobel Prize-winning 20th-century epic Russian masterpiece, Doctor Zhivago is directed by Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys), with a book by Michael Weller (Ragtime), music byLucy Simon (The Secret Garden), lyrics by Michael Korie (Grey Gardens) and Amy Powers (Ella Enchanted), and choreography by Kelly Devine (Rocky). The musical officially opened at the Broadway Theatre last night, April 21, 2015, and BroadwayWorld was there for the big night. Check out photos from red carpet theatre arrivals below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/11/15- PACIFIC OVERTURESSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/11/15- PACIFIC OVERTURES
by Stage Tube - Jan 11, 2015

Today in 1976, Pacific Overtures opened at the Winter Garden Theatre, where it ran for 193 performances. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, a libretto by John Weidman, and additional material by Hugh Wheeler, the musical is set in 1853 Japan and follows the difficult Westernization of Japan, through the lives of two friends caught in the change. The original Broadway production of Pacific Overtures in 1976 was presented in Kabuki style, with men playing women's parts and set changes made in full view of the audience by people dressed in black. A Broadway revival ran at Studio 54 from December 2, 2004 to January 30, 2005, directed by Amon Miyamoto and starring B.D. Wong as the Narrator and several members of the original cast. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of SIDE SHOW!Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of SIDE SHOW!
by Walter McBride - Nov 18, 2014

The completely reimagined revival of Side Show opened last night, November 17, at the St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street). BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can catch photos from the eopening night red carpet below! (more...)

Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Tonight, August 23, 2014Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Tonight, August 23, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 23, 2014

Get all the scoop on LAW & ORDER: SVU, airing on NBC tonight, August 23, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Saturday, August 23, 2014Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Saturday, August 23, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 1, 2014

Get all the scoop on LAW & ORDER: SVU, airing on NBC on Saturday, August 23, 2014! (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE ORPHAN OF ZHAO at La Jolla PlayhouseBWW Reviews: THE ORPHAN OF ZHAO at La Jolla Playhouse
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 21, 2014

THE ORPHAN OF ZHAO brings a tale of honor, love, scarafice, and vengence to the La Jolla PLayhouse. See what is sometimes called 'the Chinese HAMLET' now playing through August 3, 2014 at the Mandell Weis Theatre. (more...)

A Noise Within Presents a Reading of HAYAVADANA, 6/16A Noise Within Presents a Reading of HAYAVADANA, 6/16
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2014

A Noise Within (ANW), the acclaimed classical repertory theatre company, in partnership with East West Players presents a FREE reading of Hayavadana by Girish Karnad, directed by Snehal Desai on Monday, June 16 at 7:30 PM. (more...)

Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Tonight, May 14, 2014Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Tonight, May 14, 2014
by TV Scoop - May 14, 2014

Get all the scoop on LAW & ORDER: SVU, airing on NBC tonight, May 14, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Wednesday, May 14, 2014Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Wednesday, May 14, 2014
by TV Scoop - Apr 25, 2014

Get all the scoop on LAW & ORDER: SVU, airing on NBC on Wednesday, May 14, 2014! (more...)

B.D. Wong Headed Back to LAW & ORDER: SVUB.D. Wong Headed Back to LAW & ORDER: SVU
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Wong will reprise his role as FBI forensic psychiatrist Dr. George Huang on this season's penultimate episode, titled 'Thought Criminal.' The episode is slated to air on May 14. (more...)

J.Stephen Brantley's CHICKEN-FRIED CICCONE Comes to FRIGID New York, Now thru 3/3J.Stephen Brantley's CHICKEN-FRIED CICCONE Comes to FRIGID New York, Now thru 3/3
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2014

FRIGID New York presents A Hard Sparks production: CHICKEN-FRIED CICCONE: A TWANGY TRUE TALE OF TRANSFORMATION, written and performed by J.Stephen Brantley and directed by David Drake. The show will run tonight, February 20th - March 3rd, 2014. (more...)

J.Stephen Brantley's CHICKEN-FRIED CICCONE Comes to FRIGID New York, 2/20-3/3J.Stephen Brantley's CHICKEN-FRIED CICCONE Comes to FRIGID New York, 2/20-3/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2014

FRIGID New York presents A Hard Sparks production: CHICKEN-FRIED CICCONE: A TWANGY TRUE TALE OF TRANSFORMATION, written and performed by J.Stephen Brantley and directed by David Drake. The show will run February 20th - March 3rd, 2014. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 1/11- PACIFIC OVERTURESSTAGE TUBE: On This Day 1/11- PACIFIC OVERTURES
by Stage Tube - Jan 11, 2014

Today in 1976, Pacific Overtures opened at the Winter Garden Theatre, where it ran for 193 performances. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, a libretto by John Weidman, and additional material by Hugh Wheeler, the musical is set in 1853 Japan and follows the difficult Westernization of Japan, through the lives of two friends caught in the change. The original Broadway production of Pacific Overtures in 1976 was presented in Kabuki style, with men playing women's parts and set changes made in full view of the audience by people dressed in black. A Broadway revival ran at Studio 54 from December 2, 2004 to January 30, 2005, directed by Amon Miyamoto and starring B.D. Wong as the Narrator and several members of the original cast. (more...)

Sandra Oh to Star in DEATH AND THE MAIDEN at Victory Gardens Theater; 2013-14 Season Announced!Sandra Oh to Star in DEATH AND THE MAIDEN at Victory Gardens Theater; 2013-14 Season Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2013

Victory Gardens Theater announces 2013-14 Season: the Co-World Premiere of Appropriate by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, directed by Gary Griffin, developed, in part, by IGNITION 2012 and presented in association with Actors Theatre of Louisville; the World Premiere of Victory Gardens Ensemble Playwright Marcus Gardley's The Gospel of Lovingkindess; and the classic Death and the Maiden by Ariel Dorfman, directed by Chay Yew and featuring Sandra Oh. (more...)

David Drake's TAWNY, TELL ME TRUE! Begins Tonight at the Laurie BeechmanDavid Drake's TAWNY, TELL ME TRUE! Begins Tonight at the Laurie Beechman
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2013

Obie Award-winning playwright/performer David Drake, who most recently headlined an all-star ensemble benefit of his landmark show The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS last spring, returns to the New York stage with TAWNY, TELL ME TRUE. Written by and starring Drake, this drag tragicomedy with music will be directed by Robert La Fosse (Tony Award nominee for Jerome Robbins' Broadway) featuring musical direction by Lance Cruce (Joan River's longtime pianist, Karen Finley's Make Love), original music by Trevor Kuprel, and video by Ned Stresen Reuter. Performances begin October 19th at The Laurie Beechman Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: Clarke Thorell Brings SONGS I WISH I'D WRITTEN to Broadway at Birdland; ANNIE's Faith Prince and More Visit!Photo Flash: Clarke Thorell Brings SONGS I WISH I'D WRITTEN to Broadway at Birdland; ANNIE's Faith Prince and More Visit!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2013

The Broadway at Birdland concert series welcomed Broadway's Clarke Thorell in Songs I Wish I'd Written for one night only, Monday, August 5 at 7pm. The concert featured songs by Harry Nilsson, Paul McCartney, Adam Guettel, Lambert, Hendricks & Ross, Elvis Costello, Chris Thile, and Sting. Joining Clarke were Musical Director/pianist Dan Lipton, along with singers Brian d'Arcy James, Cortes Alexander, Haven Burton and Jim Caruso. The band also included Simon Kafka on guitar & other strings, Mark Vanderpoel on bass and Shannon Ford on drums. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Cape Cod's Brandon Cordeiro to Play Provincetown Art House, 8/19Cape Cod's Brandon Cordeiro to Play Provincetown Art House, 8/19
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2013

Amidst a stellar lineup of established Broadway legends and stars such as Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Sutton Foster, Christine Ebersole, and Chita Rivera; The Art House in Provincetown will shine its spotlight on a Cape Cod born-and-bred talent Brandon Cordeiro who will appear on Aug. 19th at 9:30 in For One Night Only. (more...)

GYPSY OF THE MONTH: Stephanie Pope of 'Pippin'GYPSY OF THE MONTH: Stephanie Pope of 'Pippin'
by Adrienne Onofri - Jun 29, 2013

Stephanie worked with Fosse back in the '80s, and has come out of semi-retirement to dance Fosse-style again (and understudy the lead role) in the Tony-winning revival. (more...)

SIGNS OF LIFE Gets Staged Reading at American University TonightSIGNS OF LIFE Gets Staged Reading at American University Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2013

Snap-Two Productions, Inc. and LimanAde Productions in association with Issembert Productions, Inc. will present a staged reading of the new drama with music, Signs of Life, at American University in the Katzen Arts Center Studio Theatre tonight, June 1 at 7:00 P.M. and June 2 at 1:00 P.M. The performances will feature American University alumni, current students and a student from BRAVO@KAT, the children's wing of Kensington Arts Theatre. This is the first academic production of Signs of Life. (more...)

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