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STAGE TUBE: Watch Library of Congress' Full 'Songs of America' Concert, Showcasing Jeanine Tesori, Steven Lutvak & David YazbekSTAGE TUBE: Watch Library of Congress' Full 'Songs of America' Concert, Showcasing Jeanine Tesori, Steven Lutvak & David Yazbek
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2015

Three of Broadway's most popular musical creators, Steven Lutvak, Jeanine Tesori, and David Yazbek, recently gathered to perform their own work in an intimate evening of music as part of the Library of Congress' Songs of America project. Performers for the evening included Catherine Walker, Jacqueline Echols, Joshua Henry, Dean Sharenow and Mike Chiavaro. Check out the concert in its entirety below! (more...)

Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Extends for Two More Weeks on BroadwayLarry David's FISH IN THE DARK Extends for Two More Weeks on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

Larry David's record-breaking hit comedy FISH IN THE DARK, starring Jason Alexander and directed by Anna D. Shapiro,  will extend its limited engagement for an additional two weeks through Saturday, August 1 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48 Street). (more...)

Colorado Theatre Guild Announces Henry Award Nominations; Theatre Aspen Receives SevenColorado Theatre Guild Announces Henry Award Nominations; Theatre Aspen Receives Seven
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

Aspen, Colorado (October 20, 2014) Theatre Aspen announced today that the organization has received seven nominations for the Colorado Theatre Guild (CTG) Henry Awards, for their 2014 summer season of productions, which included The Full Monty (by Terrence McNally and David Yazbek), Little Women, the Musical (by Mindi Dickstein, Jason Howland and Allan Knee) and the new play, The Cottage, by Sandy Rustin. (more...)

VIDEO: FISH IN THE DARK's Jason Alexander Shares '80's McDonald TV Spot!VIDEO: FISH IN THE DARK's Jason Alexander Shares '80's McDonald TV Spot!
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

Jason Alexander stopped by this week's THE VIEW on ABC to talk about returning to the Broadway stage after 25 years in Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK. (more...)

BWW Interviews: FULL MONTY Team Lets It Go!BWW Interviews: FULL MONTY Team Lets It Go!
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Jun 12, 2015

In a lively, funny, often piquant conversation cast and creative team members from Maine State Music Theatre's The Full Monty convened on June 10 to talk with Broadway World in the first of this summer's highly successful talkback series, A Peek Behind the Curtain. The audience was delighted to have the opportunity to meet director, Donna Drake, stars Peter Matthew Smith, Amanda Rose, MSMT Artistic Director Curt Dale Clark and Outreach Sales Manager Katie White. The discussion focused on the show's appeal, its message, and, of course, on the show stopping strip finale. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Amanda Rose Thrives on Every ExperienceBWW Interviews: Amanda Rose Thrives on Every Experience
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Jun 8, 2015

Musical theatre actress Amanda Rose has been living her dream since her graduation from Charleston College over a decade ago; she has been performing steadily on Broadway, on tour, and in regional theatres across the country. Now based in New York City, she, nonetheless, understands that an actress' life is peripatetic and unpredictable, and she relishes the new experiences that come with her journey. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE FULL MONTY Builds to a Crescendo of Laughter and HeartBWW Reviews: THE FULL MONTY Builds to a Crescendo of Laughter and Heart
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Jun 5, 2015

The Full Monty, which opened Maine State Music Theatre's fifty-seventh season, has all the makings of a new hit for the company! The rollicking, sometimes raucous story of unemployed Buffalo steel workers who create a male strip act to make money has characters to embrace and identify with, clever and provocative dance numbers, music which underscores advances the dramatic development of the script, and one of the most anticipated final numbers in all of Broadway musicals. In addition, at MSMT in a shared production with Lancaster's Fulton Theatre, the David Yazbek -Terrence McNally show is blessed with a stunning ensemble and witty, heartfelt direction and choreography by Donna Drake. (more...)

National Tour of DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS Announces Full Cast, Including Michael PraedNational Tour of DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS Announces Full Cast, Including Michael Praed
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2015

The Ambassador Theatre Group (Jersey Boys, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, West Side Story) and Jerry Mitchell Productions are delighted to announce further casting for the national tour of DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS. (more...)

Three-Time Tony Nominee David Yazbek to Play SubCulture, 6/4Three-Time Tony Nominee David Yazbek to Play SubCulture, 6/4
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

Three-time Tony Award nominee David Yazbek returns to New York City for a rare, intimate concert at SubCulture (45 Bleecker Street New York, NY 10012) on Thursday, June 4 at 8pm. (more...)

Original Cast, Creatives Reunite for 10th Anniversary of NYTW's SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED Tonight at SubCultureOriginal Cast, Creatives Reunite for 10th Anniversary of NYTW's SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED Tonight at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2015

Original ensemble members, Michael Winther, Kimberly Grigsby, Shane Shanahan are joined by cellist, Peter Sachon as they reunite with Pulitzer prize-winning lyricist, Mark Campbell and many of the composers for a special one-night-only concert event, celebrating the ten year anniversary of Songs from an Unmade Bed, the critically acclaimed, theatrical song cycle originally produced off-Broadway by New York Theatre Workshop in 2005. (more...)

Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Recoups Broadway Investment!Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Recoups Broadway Investment!
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

The record-breaking Broadway production of FISH IN THE DARK, written by and starring Larry David, has recouped its entire capitalization. The comedy about a death in the family, directed by Anna D. Shapiro, set a box office record for garnering the highest advance sale for any play in the history of Broadway and broke two house box office records (including its own) twice. FISH IN THE DARK began previews Monday, February 2 and opened on Thursday, March 5 at the Cort Theatre. (more...)

Summer Stages: Theatrical Happenings in Maine 2015Summer Stages: Theatrical Happenings in Maine 2015
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - May 20, 2015

After the impossibly long winter, summer is finally coming to Maine shores, woods, and towns. And along with summer outdoors fun, comes the return of summer theatre. Maine is blessed to have a wide selected of professional and community playhouses from which to choose. Here is but a small sampling: (more...)

Original Cast, Creatives to Reunite for 10th Anniversary of NYTW's SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED This Month at SubCultureOriginal Cast, Creatives to Reunite for 10th Anniversary of NYTW's SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED This Month at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

Original ensemble members, Michael Winther, Kimberly Grigsby, Shane Shanahan are joined by cellist, Peter Sachon as they reunite with Pulitzer prize-winning lyricist, Mark Campbell and many of the composers for a special one-night-only concert event, celebrating the ten year anniversary of Songs from an Unmade Bed, the critically acclaimed, theatrical song cycle originally produced off-Broadway by New York Theatre Workshop in 2005. (more...)

Twitter Watch: John Stamos Visits 'Greek Sis' - FISH IN THE DARK's Rita WilsonTwitter Watch: John Stamos Visits 'Greek Sis' - FISH IN THE DARK's Rita Wilson
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2015

John Stamos stopped by Broadway's FISH IN THE DARK to visit his 'Greek sis' Rita Wilson, who recently returned to her role as Brenda in the hit comedy following a month medical leave. (more...)


by Iris Moebius - May 8, 2015

Das Junge Staatsmusical des Hessischen Staatstheaters Wiesbaden, mit der Urauffuhrung »Superhero« im Rennen um den Deutschen Musicalpreis, bringt in der Spielzeit 2015/2016 'Zwei hoffnungslos verdorbene Schurken - Dirty Rotten Scoundrels' zur Deutschen Erstauffuhrung und zeigt mit dem vielfach ausgezeichneten 'Spring Awakening' ein Rockmusical uber Freundschaft, zu sich selbst stehen und das Pfeifen auf die Erwartungen der anderen. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Rivertown Theaters' DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELSSTAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Rivertown Theaters' DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Stage Tube - May 7, 2015

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts will close the spring 2015 season with the marvelous mischievous musical 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels', running May 8-23, 2015. Click below to watch highlights from the show! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Rivertown Theaters' DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELSPhoto Flash: First Look at Rivertown Theaters' DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2015

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts will close the spring 2015 season with the marvelous mischievous musical 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels', running May 8-21, 2015. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, New Alexandra Theatre Birmingham, May 6 2015BWW Reviews: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, New Alexandra Theatre Birmingham, May 6 2015
by Jenny Antill - May 7, 2015

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels opened to critical acclaim in the West End last April. It's taken a while to cross the pond having opened on Broadway over a decade ago but now UK-wide audiences are at last able to enjoy this production, having opened at the New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham last night. The entire team of staff need to be commended on creating a wonderful experience before you even stepped in to the theatre. With French-speaking staff to martinis, they went the extra mile which should be recognised. (more...)

FISH IN THE DARK's Rita Wilson Talks Being Back Onstage, Her Surgery, Moral Support and MoreFISH IN THE DARK's Rita Wilson Talks Being Back Onstage, Her Surgery, Moral Support and More
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2015

Last night, actress Rita Wilson made her triumphant return to the hit Broadway comedy Fish In the Dark, following a one month of medical leave. In April, the actress revealed the news that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer and had undergone a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery. Now that she's cancer-free and back onstage, Wilson told the Times, 'It felt surreal in the sense that all these changes had happened, and yet it felt like it was yesterday.' (more...)

Rita Wilson on FISH IN THE DARK Return: 'So Happy to Be Back on Bway'Rita Wilson on FISH IN THE DARK Return: 'So Happy to Be Back on Bway'
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2015

Last night, actress Rita Wilson made her triumphant return to the hit Broadway comedy FISH IN THE DARK, following a one month medical leave. (more...)

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