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BWW Interviews: NEWSIES' Angela GroveyBWW Interviews: NEWSIES' Angela Grovey
by Cara Richardson - May 22, 2015

Newsies: The Musical heads to Tennessee Performing Arts Center next week and helps ring in the beginning of summer. Based on the 1992 Disney movie of same name, Newsies: The Musical visits the late 1800s of New York City. Actress Angela Grovey plays Medda Larkin. With an extensive career in film, television, and theatre, Angela took some time out of her busy touring schedule to answer some questions for our readers in the Nashville region. (more...)

Tickets to DIRTY DANCING National Tour at Smith Center on Sale 5/22Tickets to DIRTY DANCING National Tour at Smith Center on Sale 5/22
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

The Smith Center announced today that individual tickets for the Las Vegas premiere of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage will go on sale Friday, May 22 at 10 a.m. Tickets are available at The Smith Center Box Office, located at 361 Symphony Park Avenue, by phone at 702-749-2000 or 808-326-6868 (TTY) and online at www.TheSmithCenter.com. For preferred seating and special rates for groups of 10 or more, contact 702-749-2348. The staged musical of this worldwide smash-hit film will play Reynolds Hall July 14-19, 2015. (more...)

BESSIE Soundtrack Starring Queen Latifah Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 6/2BESSIE Soundtrack Starring Queen Latifah Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 6/2
by Pat Cerasaro - May 19, 2015

Queen Latifah is Bessie Smith! (more...)

BET Sets New & Returning Summer Series' PremieresBET Sets New & Returning Summer Series' Premieres
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

BET Networks is burning up television screens this summer with the rollout of its Summer 2015 programming slate, including hot new original series, returning hits, mind-blowing mega-specials, fun original movies, star-studded live events, and in-depth news specials. On the heels of a successful spring programming season, BET Networks keeps the momentum going with over 16 program premieres planned throughout the summer, as the network continues its reign as the #1 network for African American households. BET is bringing the heat as its diverse slate is set to capture viewers' attention, while reflecting and celebrating the lives of African American adults. (more...)

Breaking News: Taye Diggs Will Return to the Stage as Broadway's Newest HEDWIG!Breaking News: Taye Diggs Will Return to the Stage as Broadway's Newest HEDWIG!
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

Taye Diggs will return to Broadway this summer in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the 2014 Tony Award winning Best Musical Revival. Diggs will play the title role in the acclaimed musical for a limited 12-week engagement starting Wednesday, July 22 at the Belasco Theatre (111 West 44th Street). (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Queen Latifah & Jimmy Fallon Beatbox 'Bust A Move'VIDEO: Watch Queen Latifah & Jimmy Fallon Beatbox 'Bust A Move'
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2015

On Friday's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy and guest Queen Latifah made a beatbox loop using an iPad app to sing 'Bust a Move' by Young MC. (more...)

Director & Writer Dee Rees Talks About HBO Films' BESSIE, Debuting TodayDirector & Writer Dee Rees Talks About HBO Films' BESSIE, Debuting Today
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2015

Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah ("Chicago") stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in the HBO Films drama BESSIE, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees ("Pariah") from a screenplay by Dee Rees and Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois. (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/15 - 5/21 on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/15 - 5/21 on NBC
by TV Scoop - May 15, 2015

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/15 - 5/21, airing on NBC (more...)

VIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks Singing the Blues in HBO's BESSIEVIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks Singing the Blues in HBO's BESSIE
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2015

Queen Latifah sings the blude in her new film BESSIE. The multi-talented actress and singer, who produced and stars in the new HBO film, stopped by ABC's Good Morning America to talk about the film. (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/14 - 5/20 on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/14 - 5/20 on NBC
by TV Scoop - May 14, 2015

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/14 - 5/20, airing on NBC (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/13 - 5/19 on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/13 - 5/19 on NBC
by TV Scoop - May 13, 2015

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/13 - 5/19, airing on NBC (more...)

SOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Oz-Tastic Casting Suggestions For THE WIZ LIVE!SOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Oz-Tastic Casting Suggestions For THE WIZ LIVE!
by Pat Cerasaro - May 13, 2015

In honor of this week's big casting coup coming in the form of original Dorothy Stephanie Mills joining the cast of NBC's live musical presentation of THE WIZ later this year, titled THE WIZ LIVE!, today we are posing some possible casting suggestions that line up with the thoughtful and affectionate choice of Mills as Auntie Em by taking a look at some of the other original leads and stars associated with the property who could be perfect fits for the live telecast as well as some familiar faces who would be ideally cast in the Oz-centric musical spectacular. Tony Award-winning Broadway divas to Hollywood superstars and beyond, this list has more potential than munchkins in Oz! (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/12 - 5/18 on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/12 - 5/18 on NBC
by TV Scoop - May 12, 2015

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 5/12 - 5/18, airing on NBC (more...)

VIDEO: Josh Gad, Debra Messing & More Compete on CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!VIDEO: Josh Gad, Debra Messing & More Compete on CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2015

Josh Gad (Book of Mormon, Frozen), Zachary Quinto (The Glass Menagerie) and Debra Messing (Outside (Mullingar) are among the stars who will test their knowledge on this week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!. (more...)

BWW Reviews:  New York Pops Salutes Rob and Kathleen MarshallBWW Reviews: New York Pops Salutes Rob and Kathleen Marshall
by Michael Dale - May 11, 2015

A dazzling display of Broadway stars come out to celebrate the careers of one of the theatre's most successful brother/sister dance combos. (more...)

Josh Gad, Zachary Quinto & More Set for Next Week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!Josh Gad, Zachary Quinto & More Set for Next Week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2015

Josh Gad (Book of Mormon, Frozen), Zachary Quinto (The Glass Menagerie) and Debra Messing (Outside (Mullingar) are among the stars who will test their knowledge on next week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!. (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: May 2-8THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: May 2-8
by BWW Special Coverage - May 8, 2015

Catch up on the week's biggest stories from Broadway and beyond in BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures,' featuring coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights, and more. Highlights this week include coverage of the cast of FINDING NEVERLAND recording the original cast album, a first look at the Encores! production of ZORBA!, and Brandy Norwood joining the cast of CHICAGO, and more! (more...)

Scoop: GOOD MORNING AMERICA Week of 5/11 on ABCScoop: GOOD MORNING AMERICA Week of 5/11 on ABC
by TV Scoop - May 8, 2015

Get all the scoop on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Week of 5/11, airing on ABC (more...)

Tituss Burgess, Peter Gallagher Among Broadway Stars Nominated for CRITICS CHOICE TV AWARDSTituss Burgess, Peter Gallagher Among Broadway Stars Nominated for CRITICS CHOICE TV AWARDS
by Caryn Robbins - May 6, 2015

Broadway stars were well represented among the list of this year's nominees. Tituss Burgess received a nod as Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his side-splitting performance of Titus Andromedon in the new Netflix series UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT. (more...)

Justified, Olive Kitteridge Lead 5TH ANNUAL CRITICS CHOICE TELEVISION AWARDS Nominations; Full List!Justified, Olive Kitteridge Lead 5TH ANNUAL CRITICS CHOICE TELEVISION AWARDS Nominations; Full List!
by TV News Desk - May 6, 2015

The Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) today announced nominations for the 5th annual Critics' Choice Television Awards, which will be broadcast live on A&E from the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, May 31, 2015 (8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT), with a one-hour Red Carpet Special preceding the awards show. (more...)

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