Darren Ritchie, Justin Matthew Sargent and More Set for BROADWAY ROX, 10/27 & 28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2012

Nederlander Worldwide Productions, under the direction of Robert Nederlander, Jr., has announced a new theatrical event: BROADWAY ROX. BROADWAY ROX is a live concert celebrating the rock and pop hits of Broadway, featuring American Idol star Shannon Magrane. (more...)

JEKYLL & HYDE Concept Recording, Featuring Constantine Maroulis and Deborah Cox, Receives Digital Release Today, 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2012

Broadway Records announced that the new Jekyll & Hyde 2012 Concept Recording will be released on iTunes today, September 21st and on CD on Tuesday, September 25th, 2012. The new concept recording is produced by Frank Wildhorn, Jason Howland, and Billy Jay Stein and executive produced by Van Dean, Kenny Howard and Ken Mahoney. The Jekyll & Hyde 2012 Concept Recording is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B008K8G530. (more...)

Broadway Records to Record New Concept Album of JEKYLL & HYDE; BWW to Host Liner Notes Essay Contest!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2012

BroadwayWorld.com and Broadway Records are co-sponsoring a liner notes essay contest for the new Jekyll & Hyde studio concept recording. Fans will have the opportunity to submit a 250 to 500 word essay for consideration. Five finalists will be chosen by the staff of BroadwayWorld.com in consultation with Broadway Records. Frank Wildhorn, Constantine Maroulis and Broadway Records will select the Grand Prize Winner who will have his or her liner notes essay will be included in the upcoming recording. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: AMERICAN IDOL's Shannon Magrane is Eliminated
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2012

The Top 11 is now the Top 10 on Fox's AMERICAN IDOL. Following one of the most brutal cuts of the entire season - the one that determines who's going on the summer tour - 'hot, humid, and happening' teenager Shannon Magrane was sent home on Thursday night. (more...)

IDOL WATCH: Who's Going On Tour?
by Kelsey Denette - Mar 15, 2012

It's another week and that means another elimination on American Idol, but tonight's is a little different - the second elimination of this week means that they're down to the top ten, and the top ten will tour with Idol this summer. (more...)

IDOL WATCH: The Top 12 Perform; One Contestant Eliminated Early
by Kelsey Denette - Mar 14, 2012

Tonight was the inevitable night of songs from the year the contestants were born, but first things first: contestant Jermaine Jones, dubbed 'the gentle giant' by host Ryan Seacrest, has been caught telling some tall tales. (more...)

IDOL WATCH: 13 Becomes 12!
by Kelsey Denette - Mar 08, 2012

Tonight on AMERICAN IDOL, the two contestants with the lowest number of votes faced the judges, and it was up to Randy Jackson, Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez to determine who would be headed home. (more...)

IDOL WATCH: The Top 13 Perform!
by Kelsey Denette - Mar 07, 2012

Tonight on AMERICAN IDOL, it was the show's 400th episode and the the top 6 girls tackled the songs of Whitney Houston while the top 7 guys took on the songs of Stevie Wonder. It's been a long road getting here, and with a helping hand from guest coach Mary J. Blige twelve will continue on. Find out how it went now! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: The Top 13 AMERICAN IDOL Contestants Are Revealed
by TV News Desk - Mar 02, 2012

On last night's episode of AMERICAN IDOL, viewer's votes and the Idol judges chose the Top 13 contestants who will remain in the competition. (more...)

Top 13 AMERICAN IDOL Contestants to Pay Tribute to Whitney Houston on Next Week's Show
by BWW News Desk - Mar 02, 2012

On last night's episode of AMERICAN IDOL, viewer's votes and the Idol judges chose the Top 13 contestants. It was also revealed that next week, the men will sing Stevie Wonder songs and the ladies will pay tribute to the late music icon, Whitney Houston. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Women Semi-Finalists Perform on AMERICAN IDOL
by TV News Desk - Mar 01, 2012

On last night's episode of Fox's AMERICAN IDOL, it was the ladies turn to strut their stuff. Chelsea Sorrell, Erika Van Pelt, Jennifer Hirsh, Brielle Von Hugel, Hallie Day, Skylar Laine, Baylie Brown, Hollie Cavanagh, Haley Johnsen, Shannon Magrane, Jessica Sanchez, and Elise Testone all performed live for America's vote. (more...)

IDOL WATCH: The Top 12 Girls Hit the Stage!
by Kelsey Denette - Feb 29, 2012

Tonight on AMERICAN IDOL, it was the girls' turn to sing for your votes. Who rose to the occasion and who fell flat? Find out now! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Judge Steven Tyler Strips Down on AMERICAN IDOL!
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2012

As last night's AMERICAN IDOL concluded last night, host Ryan Seacrest introduced America to the Top 24 finalists. As the credits began to roll, judge Steven Tyler decided he wanted to take a dip, and went on to strip down and dive into the pool! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: AMERICAN IDOL Reveals More Semi-Finalists & Dramatic Twist
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2012

The AMERICAN IDOL auditions came to a spectacular conclusion last night as the judges' remaining picks for the semi-finalists were revealed. Jennifer, Randy and Steven have chosen their top contestants and will turn the power over to America when the LIVE shows and voting begin next week. (more...)

IDOL WATCH: The Complete Top 24 Revealed!
by Kelsey Denette - Feb 23, 2012

Last night, we found out fourteen of the remaining forty contestants who will be performing next week as part of the top 24. Who'll complete that list? Find out now! (more...)

IDOL WATCH: Hollywood Week Continues - Fainting, Fighting and Forgetting Lyrics
by Kelsey Denette - Feb 15, 2012

This week on AMERICAN IDOL, the 185 remaining contestants are to be whittled down with both group numbers and solo performances. As the groups prepare to perform, some singers oversleep while others are ill-prepared, some are just ill, and still more are fighting with their own group. (more...)

IDOL WATCH: It's Hollywood Week!
by Kelsey Denette - Feb 08, 2012

The good news for the contestants on tonight's AMERICAN IDOL is that they made it through the audition round - but the bad news is that more than 300 other contestants did too, and the judges warn at the start of the show that half of them will be headed home over the next two days of auditions. (more...)