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CRITICS' CHOICE: The Weekend's Best BetsCRITICS' CHOICE: The Weekend's Best Bets
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 29, 2015

The weekend is upon us and that means that tonight is opening night for a couple of new shows (with performances continuing through the weekend) and closing performances of several others, including Newsies (at TPAC), Circle Players' The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee and the farewell production of GroundWorks Theatre's Starlite Waltz. Meanwhile, John Chaffin's Cliffhanger continues at Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre and Cumberland County Playhouse continues its 50th anniversary season with a whole slate of terrific shows. (more...)

BWW TV: Gugwana Dlamini Sings from THE LION KING in Shubert Alley!BWW TV: Gugwana Dlamini Sings from THE LION KING in Shubert Alley!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 28, 2015

STARS IN THE ALLEY, presented by United Airlines, was held earlier today, May 27th in Shubert Alley, between Broadway and 8th Avenue and 44th and 45th Streets. Hosted by HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH's Darren Criss, Broadway's best turned out for the annual performance - including The Lion King's Gugwana Dlamini, who performed 'The Circle of Life'- check it out below! (more...)

Further Dates Added for International Tour of MARY POPPINSFurther Dates Added for International Tour of MARY POPPINS
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh are delighted to announce further dates for their multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS. (more...)

Fascinating New Promo Videos For THE LION KING Melbourne ProductionFascinating New Promo Videos For THE LION KING Melbourne Production
by Pat Cerasaro - May 26, 2015

Don't miss this exciting new THE LION KING promo video! (more...)

Introducing THE NASHVILLE THEATER CALENDARIntroducing THE NASHVILLE THEATER CALENDAR
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 26, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening around us that it's difficult to keep track of it all. Thus, we are happy to present a new feature: The Nashville Theater Calendar, which is a comprehensive listing of theatrical openings,that will be updated each week, for the 2015/16 season. (more...)

CRITICS' CHOICE: What's Happening This Week?CRITICS' CHOICE: What's Happening This Week?
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 26, 2015

Disney's Newsies will claim Nashville as their own hometown with a weeklong run at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center beginning Tuesday, Osborne and Eppler's Southern Fried Nuptials takes the stage in Woodbury, and local favorite Geoff Davin unveils his latest theatrical creation - Adamenses Huckster…and there's plenty of theater continuing this week to keep you occupied all week long! (more...)

Disney Theatricals to Open ALADDIN in Tokyo, 5/24Disney Theatricals to Open ALADDIN in Tokyo, 5/24
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2015

IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Thursday, May 21st  2015) - Disney Theatrical Productions and Shiki Theatre Company celebrate the opening of the first international production of Disney'sAladdin in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday, May 24th at The Dentsu Shiki Theatre Umi in Tokyo. The Tokyo production was cast locally in Japan and is performed in Japanese. (more...)

CRITICS' CHOICE: Memorial Weekend's Best BetsCRITICS' CHOICE: Memorial Weekend's Best Bets
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 22, 2015

It's the official kick-off to summer, what with the Memorial Day Weekend upon us already - seriously, where did the time go? - and while we're certain your calendar is filled with cookouts, fireworks (we don't save all the sparklers for July 4th do we?) and swimming (if it warms up enough here in frosty Tennessee, where it's in the 50s as I type). But being the theatrical fanatic that we (using either the editorial "we" or the royal "we"…just take your pick) are, we would like to humbly suggest you make your way to the theater in the next few days to get some artistic inspiration. (more...)

Bay Area Children's Theatre Receives $100,000 Grant from DisneyBay Area Children's Theatre Receives $100,000 Grant from Disney
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

The Bay Area Children's Theatre (BACT) has been awarded a $100,000 grant from The Walt Disney Company to help bring the Disney Musicals in Schools program to the San Francisco Bay Area. (more...)

THE LION KING Tour Sells Out Des Moines EngagementTHE LION KING Tour Sells Out Des Moines Engagement
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Disney's THE LION KING continues to reign across North America with a sold-out engagement in Des Moines, which concluded on Sunday, May 17 at the Des Moines Civic Center. The triumphant three-week return grossed over $4.1 million at the box office and entertained nearly 60,000 patrons during 24 performances.   (more...)

Tickets to Disney's THE LION KING at Center for the Performing Arts on Sale 5/31Tickets to Disney's THE LION KING at Center for the Performing Arts on Sale 5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

Disney Theatrical Productions and Broadway San Jose, a Nederlander Presentation, announced today that tickets for the long-awaited return engagement of Disney's THE LION KING will go on sale to the public on Sunday, May 31 at 10 a.m. San Jose's most eagerly awaited return will once again leap onto the Center for the Performing Arts stage on Wednesday, September 9 for a limited engagement of four weeks through Sunday, October 4. The opening night is Thursday, September 10 at 7:30 p.m. The show's six-week premiere engagement in 2006 played a sold-out run at the Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)

THE LION KING Opens in Mexico City TonightTHE LION KING Opens in Mexico City Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2015

Disney Theatrical Productions in partnership with OCESA celebrate the world premiere of the first Spanish language production of THE LION KING in Mexico at the Telcel Theatre in Mexico City.    (more...)

ALADDIN Star & Tony Winner James Iglehart Heads to 54 Below TonightALADDIN Star & Tony Winner James Iglehart Heads to 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2015

Fresh from his Tony Award winning, nightly show-stopping performance in as the beloved Genie in Disney's Aladdin, as well as Broadway performances in Memphis and Spelling Bee, James Monroe Iglehart makes his 54 Below debut with How the Heck Did I Get Here? tonight, May 4th at 7 pm. (more...)

THE LION KING North American Tour Sells Out Cincinnati EngagementTHE LION KING North American Tour Sells Out Cincinnati Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

Disney's THE LION KING continues to reign across North America with a sold-out engagement in Cincinnati, which concluded on Sunday, April 26 at The Aronoff Center. The triumphant four-week return grossed over $6.1 million at the box office and entertained more than 82,000 patrons during 32 performances.   (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Zachary Sayle of NEWSIES Sings 'Letter From the Refuge' for Disney Playlist Sessions!STAGE TUBE: Zachary Sayle of NEWSIES Sings 'Letter From the Refuge' for Disney Playlist Sessions!
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2015

NEWSIES, the Tony Award-winning 'critics' pick' Broadway musical smash, is touring the country. The production features Dan DeLuca as 'Jack Kelly', Steve Blanchard as 'Joseph Pulitzer',Stephanie Styles as 'Katherine', Angela Grovey as 'Medda Larkin', Jacob Kemp as 'Davey', Zachary Sayle as 'Crutchie', and Vincent Crocilla and Anthony Rosenthal alternating the role of 'Les.' (more...)

BWW TV: Cast of NEWSIES National Tour Visits The White House for Annual Easter Egg Roll!BWW TV: Cast of NEWSIES National Tour Visits The White House for Annual Easter Egg Roll!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 9, 2015

Disney's NEWSIES had the honor of performing at the 137th Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of The White House on Monday, April 6. Cast members performed 'Carrying the Banner', 'Santa Fe' and 'Seize the Day.' Check out a look back below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Cast of NEWSIES Tour Performs at The White House's Easter Egg RollPhoto Flash: Cast of NEWSIES Tour Performs at The White House's Easter Egg Roll
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2015

Disney's NEWSIES had the honor of performing at the 137th Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of The White House on Monday, April 6. Cast members performed 'Carrying the Banner', 'Santa Fe' and 'Seize the Day.' Check out a look back below! (more...)

Ra-Peep-ki! THE LION KING Celebrates Easter With Cute Social Media ImageRa-Peep-ki! THE LION KING Celebrates Easter With Cute Social Media Image
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 2, 2015

An adorable Easter surprise from THE LION KING! (more...)

Dan DeLuca to Star in NEWSIES at the National Theatre This JuneDan DeLuca to Star in NEWSIES at the National Theatre This June
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2015

Casting has been announced for the Washington engagement of Disney's NEWSIES. The Tony Award-winning smash hit musical will play an exclusive two-week engagement at National Theatre. The production will begin performances June 9 for a limited two-week engagement through June 21. (more...)

TDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open DoorsTDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open Doors
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

On Saturday, April 18th, TDF will host a special reception and performance of The Heidi Chronicles to celebrate the show's Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein, and to raise funds for the arts education program she co-founded, TDF's Open Doors. Open Doors, now in its 17th year, is the first arts education program to be awarded a special Tony Honor for 'Excellence in the Theatre.' (more...)

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