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AN AMERICAN IN PARIS to Open in London, March 2017AN AMERICAN IN PARIS to Open in London, March 2017
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

An American in Paris bursts into life on the West End stage for the first time when ChristopherWheeldon's multi award-winning new Broadway musical comes to London's Dominion Theatre next spring.  (more...)

Magnifique! Original Broadway Stars Robert Fairchild & Leanne Cope Will Lead AN AMERICAN IN PARIS in LondonMagnifique! Original Broadway Stars Robert Fairchild & Leanne Cope Will Lead AN AMERICAN IN PARIS in London
by Tyler Peterson - Apr 21, 2016

It's magnifique! AN AMERICAN IN PARIS will stage a reunion with its original leading duo in the West End. (more...)

Roundabout's Starry Hit SHE LOVES ME Extends Broadway RunRoundabout's Starry Hit SHE LOVES ME Extends Broadway Run
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company's hit revival of She Loves Me, which opened to unanimous rave reviews, has been extended by four weeks through July 10, 2016 only, it was announced today. (more...)

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS to Celebrate 1st Anniversary on Broadway with 'Cake Boss' TreatAN AMERICAN IN PARIS to Celebrate 1st Anniversary on Broadway with 'Cake Boss' Treat
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2016

The Tony Award-winning hit musical AN AMERICAN IN PARIS celebrates its first year on Broadway tonight, Tuesday, April 12. Since it opened on April 12, 2015 at the Palace Theatre, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS has played 416 regular performances and 29 previews and has been seen by over 650,000 people. Following the performance on April 12, the cast will be treated to a special anniversary cake provided by Carlo's Bakery. (more...)

BWW Flashback: Put on Your Dancing Shoes as AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Celebrates One Year on Broadway!BWW Flashback: Put on Your Dancing Shoes as AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Celebrates One Year on Broadway!
by Marissa Sblendorio - Apr 12, 2016

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS moved to Broadway following its world premiere in December, 2014 at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris. It is directed and choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon, making his Broadway directing debut. Featuring music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Craig Lucas, the creative team also includes Tony Award winners Bob Crowley (sets and costumes), Natasha Katz (lighting) and Jon Weston (sound) with a musical score adapted and supervised by Rob Fisher. Bartlett Sher is creative consultant. Based on the Academy Award winning film inspired by the 1928 orchestral composition by George Gershwin, An American in Paris brings this classic tale to Broadway for the first time. (more...)

Laura Benanti Out Sick from Tonight's Performance of SHE LOVES ME on BroadwayLaura Benanti Out Sick from Tonight's Performance of SHE LOVES ME on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2016

Stage star Laura Benanti took to Twitter today to apologize to theatergoers for her absence from tonight's performance of Roundabout Theatre Company's SHE LOVES ME. The actress is ill but hopes to return to the show tomorrow. BroadwayWorld wishes her a speedy recovery! (more...)

Tickets on Sale for THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY at Kravis Center This SpringTickets on Sale for THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY at Kravis Center This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

One of the most romantic stories ever written, THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY won the 2014 Tony Awards® for Best Original Score and Best Orchestrations. The musical adaptation of the best-selling novel and popular film will play at The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts April 26 - May 1. Tickets are on sale now. (more...)

SHE LOVES ME, Starring Laura Benanti and More, Opens on Broadway TonightSHE LOVES ME, Starring Laura Benanti and More, Opens on Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2016

Laura Benanti (Amalia), Zachary Levi (Georg), Gavin Creel (Kodaly), Michael McGrath (Sipos), Jane Krakowski (Ilona) and Byron Jennings (Maraczek) star in Roundabout's new Broadway production of SHE LOVES ME, directed by Scott Ellis, choreographed by Warren Carlyle with musical direction by Paul Gemignani. SHE LOVES ME officially opens tonight, March 17, 2016. (more...)

Tickets to THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY in Minneapolis on Sale FridayTickets to THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY in Minneapolis on Sale Friday
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2016

Hennepin Theatre Trust announced today that the Minneapolis premiere of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY will run June 21-26 at the Trust's historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) as part of the Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin Season. An unmistakably romantic story, THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY won the 2014 Tony Awards for Best Original Score and Best Orchestrations. (more...)

Tickets for BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Go On Sale Friday 3/18Tickets for BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Go On Sale Friday 3/18
by Jeffrey Ellis - Mar 15, 2016

Winner of the 2014 Tony Awards for Best Original Score and Best Orchestrations, The Bridges of Madison County makes its Nashville debut with a limited, one-week engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center's Andrew Jackson Hall on May 10-15. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 18, at 10 a.m. at www.TPAC.org, by phone at (615) 782-4040, and at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick Street, in downtown Nashville. For group tickets, please call (615) 782-4060. (more...)

VIDEO: SHE LOVES ME's Jane Krakowski Talks Return to Broadway: 'It's a Joy to Be Back'VIDEO: SHE LOVES ME's Jane Krakowski Talks Return to Broadway: 'It's a Joy to Be Back'
by TV News Desk - Mar 15, 2016

She talks to TODAY about returning to the Great White Way for the first time in 13 years in SHE LOVES ME, in which she does a full split on stage (more...)

Garen Scribner Joins AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on Broadway TonightGaren Scribner Joins AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2016

Tonight, March 15, Broadway's AN AMERICAN IN PARIS welcomes a new star -- Garen Scribner -- who will also be traveling with the show's upcoming national tour this fall. (more...)

20th Annual IRNE Awards Nominees Are Announced - A.R.T.'s THE GREAT COMET, NICE WORK at Ogunquit, BILLY ELLIOT at NSMT and More!20th Annual IRNE Awards Nominees Are Announced - A.R.T.'s THE GREAT COMET, NICE WORK at Ogunquit, BILLY ELLIOT at NSMT and More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2016

The Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) today announced the nominees for the 20th Annual IRNE Awards, which honors the best of the previous year's actors, directors, choreographers, designers and companies across the full spectrum of large, mid-size and fringe theater companies. (more...)

THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Tour to Play Schuster Performing Arts Center, 3/15-20THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Tour to Play Schuster Performing Arts Center, 3/15-20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2016

Victoria Theatre Association has announced the full casting for the Dayton premiere of Premier Health Broadway Series presentation of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY starring Elizabeth Stanley (On the Town, Million Dollar Quartet) as Francesca and Andrew Samonsky (The Hunchback of Notre Dame, South Pacific) as Robert. THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY runs at the Benjamin & Marion Schuster Performing Arts Center, March 15-20. Tickets are on sale now at Ticket Center Stage, located in the WIntergarden of the Schuster Center, by calling 937-228-3630, toll-free 888-228-3630 or online at www.ticketcenterstage.com. (more...)

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS National Tour Coming to Pittsburgh in Summer 2017AN AMERICAN IN PARIS National Tour Coming to Pittsburgh in Summer 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2016

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, the most awarded new musical of 2015 and winner of four Tony Awards, will play the Benedum Center for a two-week engagement May 30-June 11, 2017. The first national tour of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS will be presented as part of the Pittsburgh CLO 2017 Summer Season and the PNC Broadway in Pittsburgh 2016-17 series. (more...)

THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Tour to Play the Fabulous Fox, 4/5-17THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Tour to Play the Fabulous Fox, 4/5-17
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2016

The Fabulous Fox Theatre has announced the full casting for the St. Louis premiere of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY starring Elizabeth Stanley (On the Town, Million Dollar Quartet) as Francesca and Andrew Samonsky (The Hunchback of Notre Dame, South Pacific) as Robert. (more...)

VIDEO: Zachary Levi Talks 'Incredible Cast' of SHE LOVES ME on 'Late Night'VIDEO: Zachary Levi Talks 'Incredible Cast' of SHE LOVES ME on 'Late Night'
by TV News Desk - Feb 25, 2016

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Zachary Levi talked about starring in his new musical role in Broadway's SHE LOVES ME. 'This cast is so talented, it's a really incredible group!' (more...)

VIDEO: Gavin Creel Calls SHE LOVES ME 'Possibly One Of The Greatest Musicals Ever Written'VIDEO: Gavin Creel Calls SHE LOVES ME 'Possibly One Of The Greatest Musicals Ever Written'
by Michael Dale - Feb 19, 2016

Bock and Harnick's masterpiece romance may be one of Broadway's most underappreciated musicals. (more...)

SHE LOVES ME, Starring Laura Benanti and More, Begins Previews on Broadway TonightSHE LOVES ME, Starring Laura Benanti and More, Begins Previews on Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2016

Laura Benanti (Amalia), Zachary Levi (Georg), Gavin Creel (Kodaly), Michael McGrath (Sipos), Jane Krakowski (Ilona) and Byron Jennings (Maraczek) star in Roundabout's new Broadway production of SHE LOVES ME, directed by Scott Ellis, choreographed by Warren Carlyle with musical direction by Paul Gemignani. SHE LOVES ME begins preview performances tonight February 19, and officially opens on March 17, 2016. This is a limited engagement through July 10, 2016 at Studio 54 on Broadway (254 West 54th Street). (more...)

At Last! AMAZING GRACE Cast Album Will Arrive on 2/26At Last! AMAZING GRACE Cast Album Will Arrive on 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2016

DMI Soundtracks announced today that the Broadway cast album of Amazing Grace will be released on February 26; with digital download pre-orders available on February 12. Amazing Grace will be available to purchase on all digital download and streaming services, as well as in-store. The recording was co-produced and engineered by six-time Grammy Award winner Frank Filipetti and co-produced and arranged by Joseph Church. (more...)

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