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Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for Young Vic's THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS with Colman Domingo, Forrest McClendon & MorePhoto Flash: In Rehearsal for Young Vic's THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS with Colman Domingo, Forrest McClendon & More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2013

The Young Vic and Catherine Schreiber present the UK premiere of The Scottsboro Boys, directed by five-time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman. The production stars original Broadway cast members Colman Domingo, who reprises his Tony Award nominated role of Mr. Bones, and Forrest McClendon, who plays Mr. Tambo. Also in the Young Vic cast fresh from Broadway are Christian Dante-White (Charles Weems) and Clinton Roane (Roy Wright). BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the cast in rehearsal below! (more...)

The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival Announces Films for the October FestivalThe Chagrin Documentary Film Festival Announces Films for the October Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2013

The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival has announced the acceptance of the following films to be screened at the 4th annual festival from Oct. 2 to Oct. 6, 2013. Tickets are one sale as of Sept. 1 at http://www.chagrinfilmfest.org (more...)

Susan Stroman, Joanna Gleason & More Teach Masterclasses at Open Jar Institute's 10th Anniversary TodaySusan Stroman, Joanna Gleason & More Teach Masterclasses at Open Jar Institute's 10th Anniversary Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2013

New York's Broadway musical theatre training institute - The Open Jar Institute - is celebrating it's 10th Anniversary of providing high school and college students the opportunity to work one-on-one with Broadway's best professionals during a special master class with Susan Stroman today, August 2nd at The Pearl Theatre (555. W. 42nd Street) at 2:30pm. (more...)

Stephen Schwartz, Marc Shaiman & More Set for FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE: A Benefit Concert for Sandy Hook, Airing TonightStephen Schwartz, Marc Shaiman & More Set for FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE: A Benefit Concert for Sandy Hook, Airing Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2013

FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE: A Benefit Concert for Sandy Hook, which took place on January 28, 2013, at the Palace Theater in Waterbury, Connecticut, will be airing on select public television stations throughout the tri-state area. An hour-long version of the concert will premiere tonight, July 18 at 10 p.m on WLIW21, Friday, July 26 at 10 p.m. on THIRTEEN and CPTV, and Tuesday, July 30 at 10 p.m. on NJTV. 'From Broadway With Love' was a concert of healing for the Newtown community where composers, musicians and more than 100 stars of Broadway came together with over 300 students from several Newtown dance groups, the Sandy Hook Elementary School 3rd and 4th grades and the Newtown High School Chamber Choir. (more...)

Susan Stroman, Joanna Gleason & More to Teach Masterclasses at Open Jar Institute's 10th Anniversary, 8/2Susan Stroman, Joanna Gleason & More to Teach Masterclasses at Open Jar Institute's 10th Anniversary, 8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2013

New York's Broadway musical theatre training institute - The Open Jar Institute - is celebrating it's 10th Anniversary of providing high school and college students the opportunity to work one-on-one with Broadway's best professionals during a special master class with Susan Stroman on August 2nd at The Pearl Theatre (555. W. 42nd Street) at 2:30pm. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND at Bucks County Playhouse is Brimming With SongBWW Reviews: THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND at Bucks County Playhouse is Brimming With Song
by Kelli Curtin - Jul 1, 2013

The latest show to grace the stage at Bucks County Playhouse is THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND. This show is a celebration of the songs of John Kander and Frank Ebb. Kander and Ebb are a highly successful songwriting team. They are best known for their massive hit musicals, CABARET and CHICAGO, as well as the song "New York, New York." This tribute show showcases the songs of Kander and Ebb, and results in an pleasurable evening of entertainment. (more...)

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS to Begin Performances at the Ahmanson Theatre, 5/21THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS to Begin Performances at the Ahmanson Theatre, 5/21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2013

'The Scottsboro Boys', featuring Music and Lyrics by John Kander and Fred Ebb and Book by David Thompson, will be directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman at CTG's Ahmanson Theatre. The show begins previews on May 21 to prepare for opening night on May 29. It will conclude its run on June 30, 2013. (more...)

FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE Sandy Hook Benefit Concert to Air on Select Public TV Stations in JulyFROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE Sandy Hook Benefit Concert to Air on Select Public TV Stations in July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

"From Broadway With Love: A Benefit Concert For Sandy Hook", which took place on January 28, 2013, at the Palace Theater in Waterbury, Connecticut, will soon be airing on select public television stations throughout the tri-state area. An hour-long version of the concert will premiere Thursday, July 18 at 10 p.m on WLIW21, Friday, July 26 at 10 p.m. on THIRTEEN and CPTV, and Tuesday, July 30 at 10 p.m. on NJTV. "From Broadway With Love" was a concert of healing for the Newtown community where composers, musicians and more than 100 stars of Broadway came together with over 300 students from several Newtown dance groups, the Sandy Hook Elementary School 3rd and 4th grades and the Newtown High School Chamber Choir. (more...)

Stephen Schwartz, Marc Shaiman & More Set for FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE: A Benefit Concert for Sandy Hook, 7/18Stephen Schwartz, Marc Shaiman & More Set for FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE: A Benefit Concert for Sandy Hook, 7/18
by TV News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE: A Benefit Concert for Sandy Hook?, which took place on January 28, 2013, at the Palace Theater in Waterbury, Connecticut, will soon be airing on select public television stations throughout the tri-state area. (more...)

Wedding Webcasts Up 250% on Ustream as Tech Savvy Couples Share Their Big Day Online
Wedding Webcasts Up 250% on Ustream as Tech Savvy Couples Share Their Big Day Online
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2013

Food trucks, mint green bridesmaid dresses and lace-trimmed invitations are just a few of the style trends predicted to gain popularity with fashion-conscious brides and grooms in 2013. Meanwhile, a wedding trend that continues to gain momentum is the use of live video streaming to broadcast couples' nuptial events via the Internet to distant friends and relatives. As such, increasingly, more wedding planners and videographers are incorporating these webcasts into their offerings. Ustream, the leading technology platform for live social video streaming, recently culled through their data and found that nearly twenty-thousand weddings have been streamed on Ustream in the last year alone, up more than 250% from the previous twelve months. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/23/2013Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/23/2013
by BWW - Jun 23, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/23/2013 for Los Angeles (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/16/2013Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/16/2013
by BWW - Jun 16, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/16/2013 for Los Angeles (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 6/16/2013Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 6/16/2013
by BWW - Jun 16, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/16/2013 for Detroit (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Angela Bassett, Paula Abdul and More React to CTG's SCOTTSBORO BOYSSTAGE TUBE: Angela Bassett, Paula Abdul and More React to CTG's SCOTTSBORO BOYS
by Stage Tube - Jun 14, 2013

In the video below, Angela Bassett, Paula Abdul, Dawnn Lewis, and more discuss the importance of THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS, a bold and thrilling new musical. Click below to watch their reactions to CTG's production, which runs now through June 30, 2013. (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS in LA!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS in LA!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2013

'The Scottsboro Boys' with music and lyrics by Kander & Ebb (writers of 'Chicago,' 'Cabaret,' 'Zorba' and more) and book by David Thompson, directed by five-time Tony winner Susan Stroman, celebreated its opening night at the Ahmanson Theatre on May 29th. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the production below! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/09/2013Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/09/2013
by BWW - Jun 9, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/09/2013 for Los Angeles (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 6/09/2013Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 6/09/2013
by BWW - Jun 9, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/09/2013 for Detroit (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 6/02/2013Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 6/02/2013
by BWW - Jun 2, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/02/2013 for Detroit (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/02/2013Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/02/2013
by BWW - Jun 2, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/02/2013 for Los Angeles (more...)

BWW Reviews: Kander and Ebb's Last Work THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Cuts Like a Knife at the AhmansonBWW Reviews: Kander and Ebb's Last Work THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Cuts Like a Knife at the Ahmanson
by Don Grigware - May 31, 2013

Leave it to Kander and Ebb to create The Scottsboro Boys, a monstrously humane musical in the guise of a minstrel show. After all, it's what they are most famous for: taking headline news - the darker, the better - and turning it upside down inside out it with an unexpectedly entertaining structure. (more...)

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