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    Tonight's Concert at Joe's Pub Welcoming Gavin Creel Back to Broadway CancelledTonight's Concert at Joe's Pub Welcoming Gavin Creel Back to Broadway Cancelled
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

    Unfortunately, due to tonight's inclement weather, Make Some Noise: A Concert to Welcome Home Gavin Creel at Joe's Pub has now been cancelled. The event will be rescheduled in the near future. (more...)

    Jason Michael Snow, Nicholas Christopher & More to Join Lindsay Mendez & Ben Platt in BAND GEEKS at 54 BelowJason Michael Snow, Nicholas Christopher & More to Join Lindsay Mendez & Ben Platt in BAND GEEKS at 54 Below
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2015

    Nicholas Christopher (Motown, Rent), Gavin Lodge (Annie, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert), Jacey Powers (Falling, Our Town), and Jason Michael Snow (The Book of Mormon, Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man) have joined the cast of the upcoming Band Geeks in Concert at 54 Below on January 18th. They join the previously announced Jill Abramovitz (Cinderella, It Should've Been You), F. Michael Haynie (Wicked, NBC's Peter Pan Live), Lindsay Mendez (Wicked, Dogfight), Ruthie Ann Miles (Here Lies Love, The King and I), Mike Millan (Piece of My Heart), Patti Murin (Lysistrata Jones, Fly by Night), Ben Platt (Book of Mormon, Pitch Perfect), and Daniel Quadrino (Newsies, NBC's Peter Pan Live). (more...)

    Amy Spanger, Emily West & More Set for 54 Below this WeekAmy Spanger, Emily West & More Set for 54 Below this Week
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2015

    Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

    Broadway at the Cabaret - Top Cabaret Picks for January 12-18, Featuring Donna Vivino, Chip Zien, and More!Broadway at the Cabaret - Top Cabaret Picks for January 12-18, Featuring Donna Vivino, Chip Zien, and More!
    by Louisa Brady - Jan 11, 2015

    Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: The Mamma Mia! Dads in Concert; Kander and Ebb and All That Jazz; Sondheim Originals: Old Friends; Donna Vivino: The Friends and Family Plan; and Band Geeks in Concert. (more...)

    Broadway's BOOK OF MORMON Welcomes Newest Elders Gavin Creel and Christopher John O'Neill TonightBroadway's BOOK OF MORMON Welcomes Newest Elders Gavin Creel and Christopher John O'Neill Tonight
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2015

    The Tony-winning musical BOOK OF MORMON said farewell to its most recent Elder Price and Elder Cuningham, Ben Platt and Nic Rouleau respectively, on January 4. Broadway favorite Gavin Creel, who has portrayed the role of Kevin Price on both the BOM national tour and in the London production, steps in as the egocentric missionary, beginning tonight, January 6th. Joining him as everyone's favorite sidekick will be Christopher John O'Neill. (more...)

    BOOK OF MORMON Stars Welcome Newest Elders Gavin Creel and Christopher John ONeillBOOK OF MORMON Stars Welcome Newest Elders Gavin Creel and Christopher John ONeill
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

    BOOK OF MORMON's Ben Platt turned to Twitter on Saturday, January 3rd to share a photo of the foursome just before the big transition. (more...)

    Christine Ebersole, Marin Mazzie, Cast of LES MIZ & More Set for 54 Below This WinterChristine Ebersole, Marin Mazzie, Cast of LES MIZ & More Set for 54 Below This Winter
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2014

    This January and February 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54thStreet. For a detailed schedule of upcoming performances at 54 Below and to purchase tickets, visit www.54Below.com. (more...)

    Save up to 25% on Paulo Szot, Liz Callaway, and more at 54 BelowSave up to 25% on Paulo Szot, Liz Callaway, and more at 54 Below
    by Contests - Broadway - Dec 9, 2014

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    BWW Follows PETER PAN Social Media Reaction - Updating Live!BWW Follows PETER PAN Social Media Reaction - Updating Live!
    by Caryn Robbins - Dec 4, 2014

    BWW Follows PETER PAN Social Media Reaction - UPDATING LIVE! (more...)

    Lindsay Mendez, Patti Murin, Ben Platt & More Set for BAND GEEKS Concert at 54 Below in JanuaryLindsay Mendez, Patti Murin, Ben Platt & More Set for BAND GEEKS Concert at 54 Below in January
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2014

    On January 18th an all-star cast will bring the musical Band Geeks to life in a concert presentation at 54 Below. The 7pm & 9:30pm shows will feature Jill Abramovitz (Cinderella, It Should've Been You), F. Michael Haynie (Wicked, NBC's Peter Pan Live), Lindsay Mendez (Wicked, Dogfight), Ruthie Ann Miles (Here Lies Love, The King and I), Mike Millan (Piece of My Heart), Patti Murin (Lysistrata Jones, Fly by Night), Ben Platt (Book of Mormon, Pitch Perfect), Daniel Quadrino (Newsies, NBC's Peter Pan Live), and more to be announced soon. (more...)

    Patti LuPone, Jeremy Jordan, Annaleigh Ashford & More Set for 54 Below in Coming MonthsPatti LuPone, Jeremy Jordan, Annaleigh Ashford & More Set for 54 Below in Coming Months
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

    This November and December 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54thStreet. For a detailed schedule of upcoming performances at 54 Below and to purchase tickets, visit www.54Below.com. (more...)

    Jeremy Jordan, 54 Loves Billy Joel & More Set for 54 Below this WeekJeremy Jordan, 54 Loves Billy Joel & More Set for 54 Below this Week
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

    Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

    Nominations Close at Midnight Friday: The BWW Chicago Awards Are Underway! Vote from early November until New Year's Eve, and Celebrate at The Call on January 7, 2015Nominations Close at Midnight Friday: The BWW Chicago Awards Are Underway! Vote from early November until New Year's Eve, and Celebrate at The Call on January 7, 2015
    by Paul W. Thompson - Oct 26, 2014

    Nominations for the 5th Annual BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards opened on October 6th, and will close at midnight on Halloween, October 31st. One of the oldest and largest regional awards in the entire international BroadwayWorld system, the BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards are Chicagoland's only comprehensive, fan-voted theater awards, covering plays and musicals, Equity and non-Equity, resident and touring productions. (more...)

    Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for October 27-November 2 Featuring Jeremy Jordan, Susan Blackwell, Hunter Bell, and More!Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for October 27-November 2 Featuring Jeremy Jordan, Susan Blackwell, Hunter Bell, and More!
    by Louisa Brady - Oct 26, 2014

    Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Don't Speak Benefit, Jeremy Jordan: Breaking Character, Julia Mattison is Ruby Manger, Into Sweeney Todd's Woods, and Let Me Try That Again: Take 2. (more...)

    CAPTAIN AMERICA's Sebastian Stan Joins Meryl Streep in RICKI AND THE FLASHCAPTAIN AMERICA's Sebastian Stan Joins Meryl Streep in RICKI AND THE FLASH
    by Movies News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

    ComingSoon.net reports that CAPTAIN AMERICA star Sebastian Stan will appear opposite Meryl Streep in Jonathan Demme's upcoming movie musical RICKI AND THE FLASH. He will play Streep's estranged son Joshua. (more...)

    Photo Coverage: BIRDMAN Broadway Industry ScreeningPhoto Coverage: BIRDMAN Broadway Industry Screening
    by Walter McBride - Oct 14, 2014

    The new film of BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) - famous for portraying an iconic superhero - as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself. To celebrate the film, a screening was held on Monday night for members of the Broadway community. (The film's Broadway scenes were shot at the St. James Theatre). (more...)

    LET ME TRY THAT AGAIN: TAKE 2 with Hunter Bell & Susan Blackwell Set for 54 Below, 11/2LET ME TRY THAT AGAIN: TAKE 2 with Hunter Bell & Susan Blackwell Set for 54 Below, 11/2
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

    On Sunday, November 2nd at 54 Below, Hunter Bell ([title of show], Grinch) and Susan Blackwell ([title of show], "Side By Side by Susan Blackwell") host an evening of fabulous performers sharing video of their most embarrassing moments onstage and then redeeming themselves by recreating that moment. (more...)

    BC/EFA's 28th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction Raises $713,986BC/EFA's 28th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction Raises $713,986
    by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

    Broadway fans found everything from rare opening night gifts to classic original Playbills, met their favorite stars and bid on once-in-a-life-time experiences to push the grand total raised Sunday, September 21, 2014, at the 28th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction to an all-time high of $713,986, for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. (more...)

    Photo Coverage: 2014 Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS Flea Market Celebs - Part 1!Photo Coverage: 2014 Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS Flea Market Celebs - Part 1!
    by Linda Lenzi - Sep 22, 2014

    Sunday was one of Broadway's biggest days - the 28th annual Broadway Flea Market! It's one of our favorite days of the year (and we know it's yours too) so we were out in full force, with Linda Lenzi capturing photos of all the celebraties signing. (more...)

    Photo Coverage: Backstage at the 2014 Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS Flea Market!Photo Coverage: Backstage at the 2014 Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS Flea Market!
    by Linda Lenzi - Sep 22, 2014

    Sunday was one of Broadway's biggest days - the 28th annual Broadway Flea Market! It's one of our favorite days of the year (and we know it's yours too) so we were out in full force, with Linda Lenzi capturing photos of all the celebraties backstage. (more...)

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