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Grammy Award's Opening Number Mix-Up Leaves HAMILTON Fans In a TizzyGrammy Award's Opening Number Mix-Up Leaves HAMILTON Fans In a Tizzy
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 10, 2016

Last week, fans of Broadway's HAMILTON were overjoyed to learn the news that the hit Broadway musical would be performing at this year's GRAMMY AWARDS. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 11/17/2015 - 11/24/2015Hottest Articles on BWW 11/17/2015 - 11/24/2015
by - Nov 24, 2015

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 11/17/2015 - 11/24/2015. (more...)

Rialto Chatter: Kelli O'Hara, Kelsey Grammer Set for Julie Andrews-Helmed MY FAIR LADY Revival?Rialto Chatter: Kelli O'Hara, Kelsey Grammer Set for Julie Andrews-Helmed MY FAIR LADY Revival?
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2015

Kelsey Grammer and Kelli O'Hara starring in a revival of MY FAIR LADY? Wouldn't it be loverly! According to Roger Friedman's Showbiz411, it just may be happening. (more...)

Review Roundup: Bruce Willis-Led MISERY Officially Creeps Onto BroadwayReview Roundup: Bruce Willis-Led MISERY Officially Creeps Onto Broadway
by Review Roundups - Nov 15, 2015

Broadway's new suspense thriller Misery, starring two-time Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe Award winner Bruce Willis and three-time Emmy Award winner Laurie Metcalf and written by two-time Academy Award winner William Goldman, opens tonight, Sunday, November 15, 2015, in a strictly limited 16-week engagement. (more...)

Meryl Streep, Nathan Lane & More Set for Mike Nichols Memorial Service; SPAMALOT's Eric Idle, John Cleese to PerformMeryl Streep, Nathan Lane & More Set for Mike Nichols Memorial Service; SPAMALOT's Eric Idle, John Cleese to Perform
by Jessica Khan - Nov 3, 2015

Now, Elaine May has joined the lineup of hosts. Monty Python's Eric Idle and John Cleese are also set to perform (hopefully selections from SPAMALOT!), with readings and other music also planned. (more...)


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Review Roundup: CLEVER LITTLE LIES, Starring Marlo Thomas, Opens Off-BroadwayReview Roundup: CLEVER LITTLE LIES, Starring Marlo Thomas, Opens Off-Broadway
by Review Roundups - Oct 12, 2015

Two-time Tony Award-winner Joe DiPietro's critically acclaimed new comedy CLEVER LITTLE LIES opens tonight, October 12th at the Westside Theatre (Upstairs) (407 West 43rd Street). Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Special Memorial Service for Acclaimed Director Mike Nichols In the WorksSpecial Memorial Service for Acclaimed Director Mike Nichols In the Works
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2015

Lorne Michaels, Brian Lourd, and Barry Diller are currently involved in planning the long overdue event (more...)

Woody Allen on IRRATIONAL MAN Star & Bette Midler's Daughter Sophie: 'She's Wonderful'Woody Allen on IRRATIONAL MAN Star & Bette Midler's Daughter Sophie: 'She's Wonderful'
by Movies News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

During the discussion, Friedman asked the legendary director about Bette Midler's actress daughter, Sophie von Haselberg, who is making her film debut in his latest project. (more...)

88-Year-Old Tony Bennett Cancels UK Concert Due to Illness88-Year-Old Tony Bennett Cancels UK Concert Due to Illness
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 10, 2015

Tony Bennett was forced to cancel last night's concert with Lady Gaga at Royal Albert Hall in London due to the flu. (more...)

Benjamin Walker Will Get Bloody in AMERICAN PSYCHO on Broadway; Musical Still Expected to Bow in 2016Benjamin Walker Will Get Bloody in AMERICAN PSYCHO on Broadway; Musical Still Expected to Bow in 2016
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 2, 2015

As previously reported, American Psycho will soon be cutting out a niche for itself on Broadway, with previews expected to begin in February 2016, ahead of an official opening in March. (more...)

FINDING NEVERLAND's Harvey Weinstein Comments on Astaire Award: 'We Need Guys Like Me on Broadway'FINDING NEVERLAND's Harvey Weinstein Comments on Astaire Award: 'We Need Guys Like Me on Broadway'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 2, 2015

Joel Grey was among the esteemed honorees at last night's Astaire Awards, but according to Showbiz411 Roger Friedman, it was FINDING NEVERLAND producer and award recipient Harvey Weinstein who had plenty to say  in his own acceptance speech.  (more...)

Review Roundup: FINDING NEVERLAND Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: FINDING NEVERLAND Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Apr 15, 2015

The new Broadway musical Finding Neverland, starring Matthew Morrison, Kelsey Grammer and Laura Michelle Kelly, officially opens tonight, April 15, 2015 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street). Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Tony Winner Phylicia Rashad Breaks Silence on Bill Cosby Abuse ClaimsTony Winner Phylicia Rashad Breaks Silence on Bill Cosby Abuse Claims
by TV News Desk - Jan 7, 2015

In an interview with Showbiz 411's Roger Friedman, Phylicia Rashad finally broke her silence on the multitude of sexual abuse allegations against her COSBY SHOW co-star Bill Cosby. (more...)

Review Roundup: A DELICATE BALANCE Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: A DELICATE BALANCE Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Nov 20, 2014

Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance stars Glenn Close (returning to Broadway for the first time in twenty years), John Lithgow, Lindsay Duncan, Bob Balaban, Clare Higgins, and Martha Plimpton. The limited engagement of A Delicate Balance, directed by Pam MacKinnon, officially opens tonight, November 20, and runs through Sunday, February 22, 2015 at the Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street). Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

CONFIRMED! Christoph Waltz to Portray Next Villain in JAMES BOND FranchiseCONFIRMED! Christoph Waltz to Portray Next Villain in JAMES BOND Franchise
by Movies News Desk - Nov 14, 2014

Yesterday, BWW shared the report that Christoph Waltz has just signed on to take on the role of the villain in the upcoming 24th installment of the JAMES BOND franchise. The news is now confirmed (more...)

Paul McCartney and BEATLES' Family Members Reunite at Stella McCartney TributePaul McCartney and BEATLES' Family Members Reunite at Stella McCartney Tribute
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2014

A semi-Beatles reunion took place last night at a gala honoring fashion designer Stella McCartney. (more...)

Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone to Star in New 'Rocky' Film CREED; Production to Begin 2015Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone to Star in New 'Rocky' Film CREED; Production to Begin 2015
by Movies News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

A new installment of the ROCKY film franchise, to be titled CREED, has been confirmed. (more...)

Author E.L. James to Re-Visit 50 SHADES Characters Following All-New Novel?Author E.L. James to Re-Visit 50 SHADES Characters Following All-New Novel?
by Movies News Desk - Oct 6, 2014

Author E. L. James will most probably re-visit the characters from the best-selling novel FIFTY SHADES OF GREY, but not before penning a new novel featuring all-new characters. (more...)

UPDATE: Audra McDonald 'Considering' Role in HELLO AGAIN Film Adaptation; No Deal in PlaceUPDATE: Audra McDonald 'Considering' Role in HELLO AGAIN Film Adaptation; No Deal in Place
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

Despite previous reports, six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald's involvement in the film adaptation of Michael John LaChuisa's HELLO AGAIN is not yet a done deal. (more...)

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