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Darius Campbell to Star with America Ferrera in West End CHICAGODarius Campbell to Star with America Ferrera in West End CHICAGO
by BWW - Nov 7, 2011

Darius Campbell (formerly Danesh) will return to the smash hit musical CHICAGO when it re-opens at the Garrick Theatre on Monday 7 November to reprise his role as Billy Flynn opposite Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award-winner America Ferrera, who will be making her British stage debut as Roxie Hart. (more...)

CHICAGO To Re-Open At Garrick Theatre Nov 7, Booking Opens TodayCHICAGO To Re-Open At Garrick Theatre Nov 7, Booking Opens Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2011

CHICAGO has a new home in London. On Monday 7 November, the award-winning musical will open at the Garrick Theatre. (more...)

Darius Campbell to Star with America Ferrera in West End CHICAGODarius Campbell to Star with America Ferrera in West End CHICAGO
by BWW - Oct 27, 2011

Darius Campbell (formerly Danesh) will return to the smash hit musical CHICAGO when it re-opens at the Garrick Theatre on Monday 7 November to reprise his role as Billy Flynn opposite Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award-winner America Ferrera, who will be making her British stage debut as Roxie Hart. (more...)

Is Banderas-Led ZORBA Revival Back on Track for 2012-2013 Season?Is Banderas-Led ZORBA Revival Back on Track for 2012-2013 Season?
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2011

Stage and screen star Antonio Banderas has confirmed his intention to star in the Broadway revival of ZORBA, and hopes to see it open in September, 2011. (more...)

Photo Flash: Christopher Sieber, George Hamilton, et al. at LA CAGE AUX FOLLES National Tour Opening!Photo Flash: Christopher Sieber, George Hamilton, et al. at LA CAGE AUX FOLLES National Tour Opening!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2011

La Cage Aux Folles, starring film and TV actor George Hamilton and two-time Tony Award nominee and Christopher Sieber, just kicked off its national tour at Des Moines' Civic Center. Winner of three 2010 Tony Awards including Best Revival of a Musical, this flashy comedy made Tony Awards history as the first show ever to win the Tony Award three times for best production. (more...)

America Ferrera to Take on Roxie in West End's CHICAGOAmerica Ferrera to Take on Roxie in West End's CHICAGO
by BWW - Oct 10, 2011

Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award-winner America Ferrera, known across the world as Ugly Betty from the hit TV series of the same name, swaps her trademark braces for fishnets from 7 November for eight weeks only, when she makes her British stage debut as the alluring publicity-seeker Roxie Hart in the smash hit musical CHICAGO. (more...)

League of Professional Theatre Women To Host TURNING 30 In Duffy SquareLeague of Professional Theatre Women To Host TURNING 30 In Duffy Square
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2011

On Wednesday, September 28th the League of Professional Theatre Women will kick-off the fifteen-month celebration of their 30th Anniversary with a special event, TURNING 30, in Duffy Square at 11am. (more...)

League of Professional Theatre Women Celebrates TURNING 30 at Duffy Square, 9/28League of Professional Theatre Women Celebrates TURNING 30 at Duffy Square, 9/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2011

On Wednesday, September 28th the League of Professional Theatre Women will kick-off the fifteen-month celebration of their 30th Anniversary with a special event, TURNING 30, in Duffy Square at 11am. Co-hosted by Sirius/XM Radio's Julie James & Off-Broadway's Christine Pedi, the event will feature appearances by Emmy Award-winning actress/comedian Judy Gold (The Judy Show) & the Mamma Mia! 'Dynamos,' Carol Linnea Johnson, Corinne Melanšon & Stacia Fernandez. Also attending will be some of LPTW 30th Anniversary Leading Ladies: Ruby Dee, Eve Ensler, Rosemary Harris, LaChanze, Elizabeth McCann, Estelle Parsons, Chita Rivera & Fran Weissler. (more...)

League of Professional Theatre Women To Host TURNING 30 In Duffy SquareLeague of Professional Theatre Women To Host TURNING 30 In Duffy Square
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2011

On Wednesday, September 28th the League of Professional Theatre Women will kick-off the fifteen-month celebration of their 30th Anniversary with a special event, TURNING 30, in Duffy Square at 11am. (more...)

League of Professional Theatre Women Celebrates TURNING 30 at Duffy Square, 9/28League of Professional Theatre Women Celebrates TURNING 30 at Duffy Square, 9/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2011

On Wednesday, September 28th the League of Professional Theatre Women will kick-off the fifteen-month celebration of their 30th Anniversary with a special event, TURNING 30, in Duffy Square at 11am. Co-hosted by Sirius/XM Radio's Julie James & Off-Broadway's Christine Pedi, the event will feature appearances by Emmy Award-winning actress/comedian Judy Gold (The Judy Show) & the Mamma Mia! 'Dynamos,' Carol Linnea Johnson, Corinne Melanšon & Stacia Fernandez. Also attending will be some of LPTW 30th Anniversary Leading Ladies: Ruby Dee, Eve Ensler, Rosemary Harris, LaChanze, Elizabeth McCann, Estelle Parsons, Chita Rivera & Fran Weissler. (more...)

CHICAGO To Re-Open At Garrick Theatre Nov 7, Booking Opens TodayCHICAGO To Re-Open At Garrick Theatre Nov 7, Booking Opens Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2011

CHICAGO has a new home in London. On Monday 7 November, the award-winning musical will open at the Garrick Theatre. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Kara DioGuardi Prepares for CHICAGO!STAGE TUBE: Kara DioGuardi Prepares for CHICAGO!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 16, 2011

This fall, Kara DioGuardi, Grammy nominated songwriter and star of 'American Idol' and Bravo's 'Platinum Hit', will make her Broadway stage debut as merry murderess Roxie Hart in the Tony Award-winning hit musical CHICAGO for an eight-week limited engagement, Monday, September 5 through Sunday, October 30, 2011 at the Ambassador Theatre. Click below to go behind the scenes of her CHICAGO photo shoot! (more...)

Photo Flash: Nikka Graff Lanzarone Joins Cast of CHICAGO!Photo Flash: Nikka Graff Lanzarone Joins Cast of CHICAGO!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2011

Broadway heats up this summer when the company of the record-breaking, Tony Award-winning hit CHICAGO welcomes Nikka Graff Lanzarone as she makes her debut in the role of merry murderess Velma Kelly. Lanzarone, who last appeared on Broadway in Lincoln Center Theater's production of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, takes over for Amra-Faye Wright. (more...)

BWW Poll Results: What Musical of Old Should Next Be Revived on Broadway? - PIPPIN!BWW Poll Results: What Musical of Old Should Next Be Revived on Broadway? - PIPPIN!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2011

Last week, BroadwayWorld launched a new weekly poll series, beginning with the question of which Tony-winning or nominated show of old was the most desired Broadway revival. Though a close race, PIPPIN came out on top amongst thousands of votes with a 21% majority. (more...)

CHICAGO Begins Summer Schedule TodayCHICAGO Begins Summer Schedule Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2011

The long-running hit Broadway musical CHICAGO is pleased to announce an innovative new summer performance schedule. (more...)

Creel Makes Surprise Sirius XM Appearance; Talks New Album &  PIPPIN Reading with Finneran, Thoms et al.Creel Makes Surprise Sirius XM Appearance; Talks New Album & PIPPIN Reading with Finneran, Thoms et al.
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 30, 2011

Two-time Tony nominee Gavin Creel made a surprise appearance at the Sirius XM Live on Broadway radio show on Wednesday and had some exciting news to share about a brand new upcoming (more...)

Jonathan Wilkes to Join CHICAGO in London Thru June 26Jonathan Wilkes to Join CHICAGO in London Thru June 26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2011

Jonathan Wilkes will star as Billy Flynn in the smash-hit West End musical CHICAGO at the Cambridge Theatre from Monday 9 May for seven weeks only, until 26 June. (more...)

Duncan Stewart, Benton Whitley Open New Casting OfficeDuncan Stewart, Benton Whitley Open New Casting Office
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2011

Duncan Stewart, Director of Casting at National Artists Management Company since 2007, has joined colleague Benton Whitley to form DUNCAN STEWART AND COMPANY, a New York-based legit casting office. (more...)

CHICAGO Comes To Bass Hall 6/17-19CHICAGO Comes To Bass Hall 6/17-19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2011

PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH proudly welcomes the acclaimed national Broadway tour CHICAGO to BASS PERFORMANCE HALL on JUNE 17-JUNE 19. Tickets start at $38.50 and will go on sale Saturday, March 26, at 10:00 a.m.! (more...)

O'Hurley Leads CHICAGO at Bass Concert Hall 6/17-19O'Hurley Leads CHICAGO at Bass Concert Hall 6/17-19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2011

Performing Arts Fort Worth proudly announces acclaimed actor JOHN O'HURLEY will play the role of Billy Flynn in CHICAGO: THE MUSICAL during its five-performance run at Bass Performance Hall on June 17-19, 2011. (more...)

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