Clay Thomson News

 
TWITTER WATCH

@ClayThomson - 5/25/17 03:22pm It's National Tap Dance Day! Come to @Paper_Mill and check out #MaryPoppins through June 25th!! https:// #NationalTapDanceDay


@ClayThomson - 5/4/17 08:54pm ???? ?? I love stopping by and seeing this guy on my way home from the gym https://


MORE TWEETS
 

Clay Thomson News


by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

(more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: 5, 6, 7, 8... TURNING THE TABLES Holds a Dance Call!BWW TV Exclusive: 5, 6, 7, 8... TURNING THE TABLES Holds a Dance Call!
by Turning the Tables - May 23, 2017

In this special episode, watch as the gang holds a dance call for Broadway dancers Nikka Graff Lanzarone, Neil Haskell, Eloise Kropp, Chris Rice, Samantha Sturm, Clay Thomson and Cody Williams! (more...)

Elena Shaddow and Mark Evans to Lead MARY POPPINS at Paper Mill; Cast Complete!Elena Shaddow and Mark Evans to Lead MARY POPPINS at Paper Mill; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, has announced casting for the hit Broadway musical Mary Poppins based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney Film with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, book by Julian Fellowes, new songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, and co-created by Cameron Mackintosh. Bank of America is the Major Sponsor of Mary Poppins. (more...)

BWW Interview: Broadway's Chris Rice Gets #TAPPY and Talks BROADWAY BACKWARDSBWW Interview: Broadway's Chris Rice Gets #TAPPY and Talks BROADWAY BACKWARDS
by Christopher Castanho - Feb 27, 2017

Chris Rice, a current swing in the Broadway company of 'The Book of Mormon' had no idea that when he uploaded his tap rendition of Anna Kendrick's 'Cup Song' on YouTube it would go viral, three years later is has accrued over three million views. I was lucky enough to chat with him during an evening he was not swinging in about his current choreography project featured in 'Broadway Backwards' a fundraiser to benefit Broadway Cares: Equity Fights Aids and the LGBT center in Manhattan, also teasing his newest dance video. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Extra! Extra! NEWSIES Casts Unite to Celebrate Film PremierePhoto Coverage: Extra! Extra! NEWSIES Casts Unite to Celebrate Film Premiere
by Jennifer Broski - Feb 14, 2017

Audiences have a final chance to 'Seize the Day!' - tickets are now available for 'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!,' playing in U.S. movie theaters for three days only on Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m., Saturday February 18 at 12:55 p.m. and Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m. (all local times). Captured live at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre earlier this year, the event reunites original cast members Jeremy Jordan, Kara Lindsay, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, and Ben Fankhauser. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Stage Stars Respond to 2016 Election with Moving Cover of 'Unsteady' by X AmbassadorsSTAGE TUBE: Stage Stars Respond to 2016 Election with Moving Cover of 'Unsteady' by X Ambassadors
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2017

In response to the outcome of the 2016 Presidential Election, stage star Tiffany Laterza directed and choreographed a dance piece set to X Ambassadors' 'Unsteady'. Watch the moving work below! (more...)

New Comedic Series #UNBOOKED Features Broadway Talent and Hope for EmploymentNew Comedic Series #UNBOOKED Features Broadway Talent and Hope for Employment
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

From the creators of the "The Great Black Way", comes their next series #UNBOOKED: a new comedic series about the un-fabulous life of the un-employed actor. EPOCH CREATIVE NYC has paired with Answers 4 Dancers and Hamilton's Brandon Hudson to create this new series. (more...)

VIDEO: Broadway Stars Recreate Iconic 'Good Morning' Number in Tribute to Debbie ReynoldsVIDEO: Broadway Stars Recreate Iconic 'Good Morning' Number in Tribute to Debbie Reynolds
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 13, 2017

In honor of the late, legendary actress Debbie Reynolds, THE BOOK OF MORMON's Christopher Rice recreated the classic 'Good Morning' number from the film 'Singing in the Rain.'  (more...)

Carnegie Hall's Giant, Starry WEST SIDE STORY Revival Opens This Weekend in QueensCarnegie Hall's Giant, Starry WEST SIDE STORY Revival Opens This Weekend in Queens
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2016

Carnegie Hall's WEST SIDE STORY will be presented in three performances this weekend, March 4, 5, and 6, 2016, at the Knockdown Center, a restored factory in Queens. (more...)

Giant WEST SIDE STORY Revival Adds to Cast of 50, Chorus of 200 with Chuck Cooper, Peter Gerety & MoreGiant WEST SIDE STORY Revival Adds to Cast of 50, Chorus of 200 with Chuck Cooper, Peter Gerety & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2016

Carnegie Hall today announced the full cast for its upcoming production of West Side Story, to be presented in three performances on March 4, 5, and 6, 2016 at the Knockdown Center, a restored factory in Queens. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Casts of MATILDA, ON THE TOWN & More Perform in Bryant Park!Photo Coverage: Casts of MATILDA, ON THE TOWN & More Perform in Bryant Park!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 31, 2015

Broadway in Bryan Park continued its 2015 program on Thursday - and BroadwayWorld was on hand to capture the first day. This week's line-up included performances from the casts of LES MISERABLES, THE FANTASTICKS, MATILDA, ON THE TOWN, and HAPPY 50ISH. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the special event below! (more...)

Brennyn Lark, Aaron Walpole & More Slated for Today's Broadway in Bryant ParkBrennyn Lark, Aaron Walpole & More Slated for Today's Broadway in Bryant Park
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Today, 106.7 LITE FM will continue its 15th annual lunchtime theatre summer series, '106.7 LITE FM's Broadway in Bryant Park.' The 2015 program will present the best of Broadway, FREE to the public, on six consecutive Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. ET on the Bryant Park Stage. (more...)

Brennyn Lark, Aaron Walpole & More Will Perform at This Week's Broadway in Bryant ParkBrennyn Lark, Aaron Walpole & More Will Perform at This Week's Broadway in Bryant Park
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

Later this week, 106.7 LITE FM will continue its 15th annual lunchtime theatre summer series, '106.7 LITE FM's Broadway in Bryant Park.' The 2015 program will present the best of Broadway, FREE to the public, on six consecutive Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. ET on the Bryant Park Stage. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Audra McDonald, Will Swenson, and More Serve up Sweets at Schmackary's Annual BROADWAY BAKESPhoto Coverage: Audra McDonald, Will Swenson, and More Serve up Sweets at Schmackary's Annual BROADWAY BAKES
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 30, 2015

Over twenty of the biggest names on Broadway joined together to work behind the counter at Schmackary's selling delicious, freshly-baked cookies to the public in support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Below, check out pics of Audra McDonald, Will Swenson, Laura Osnes, as well as cast members from FUN HOME, ALADDIN, ON THE TOWN, and more! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Christopher Rice Gets #Tappy to Meghan Trainor Hit in 'Bang Dem Taps'STAGE TUBE: Christopher Rice Gets #Tappy to Meghan Trainor Hit in 'Bang Dem Taps'
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2015

Christopher Rice (Broadway's The Book of Mormon) has just unveiled his latest #Tappy piece, set to Meghan Trainor's 'Bang Dem Sticks' and featuring some of New York's hottest dancers. Click below to watch 'Bang Dem Taps'! (more...)

Audra McDonald, Lena Hall & More Set for Schmackary's BROADWAY BAKES 2015Audra McDonald, Lena Hall & More Set for Schmackary's BROADWAY BAKES 2015
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2015

Schmackary's, New York's uniquely gourmet cookie company, will host its 3rd annual BROADWAY BAKES event May 25-29, 2015. Over twenty of the biggest names on Broadway will join together to work behind the counter at Schmackary's selling delicious, freshly-baked cookies to the public in support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. (more...)

Photo Coverage: MATILDA Cast Celebrates Two Naughty Years on Broadway!Photo Coverage: MATILDA Cast Celebrates Two Naughty Years on Broadway!
by Walter McBride - Apr 11, 2015

Winner of a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards including Best Musical, Matilda the Musical is based on the beloved novel by best-selling author Roald Dahl (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr. Fox).MATILDA THE MUSICAL is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.The musical just celebrated two years at the Shubert Theatre and you can check out photos from the big day below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Christopher Rice on the Making of '#TappyTroops'STAGE TUBE: Christopher Rice on the Making of '#TappyTroops'
by Stage Tube - Nov 14, 2014

?Tim Grady and Shayla Benoit (of ShadyTheatrics.com and TimGradyFilms.com) teamed up with Christopher Rice (The Book of Mormon) to give viewers an inside look on the creation of his new '#TappyTroops' veteran tribute, which was filmed on the Intrepid Museum earlier this month. Check out the behind-the-scenes video below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Christopher Rice Debuts Veterans Day 'Salute to the Troops' Tap VideoSTAGE TUBE: Christopher Rice Debuts Veterans Day 'Salute to the Troops' Tap Video
by Stage Tube - Nov 11, 2014

Following the viral success of tap dance videos done to the songs 'Cups' and 'Happy', choreographer, director, and dancer Christopher Rice (The Book of Mormon) has assembled Broadway performers for another tap video which was released this morning. Check it out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Exclusive Sneak Peek at Veterans Day 'Salute to the Troops' Tap VideoPhoto Flash: Exclusive Sneak Peek at Veterans Day 'Salute to the Troops' Tap Video
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

The team behind the recent viral tap versions of 'Cups' and 'Happy' are prepping for a new video release on Veterans Day next week. Scroll down for a behind-the-scenes sneak peek at the dancers filming a 'Salute to the Troops!' (more...)

 1  2  3  4