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Photo Flash: Pierce Brosnan, Anjelica Huston, Michael Feinstein and More Celebrate Dame Edna's GLORIOUS GOODBYE Opening in L.A.Photo Flash: Pierce Brosnan, Anjelica Huston, Michael Feinstein and More Celebrate Dame Edna's GLORIOUS GOODBYE Opening in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2015

The Center Theatre Group engagement of 'Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -- The Farewell Tour' opened last night, January 28 at the Ahmanson Theatre. The production continues through March 15, 2015. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOUR Opens Next Week at the AhmansonPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek - DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOUR Opens Next Week at the Ahmanson
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2015

The Center Theatre Group engagement of 'Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -- The Farewell Tour' opens on Wednesday, January 28 at the Ahmanson Theatre. The production continues through March 15, 2015. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the show on tour in Australia and the UK! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Highlights of DAME EDNA's Career History for GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOURSTAGE TUBE: Highlights of DAME EDNA's Career History for GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOUR
by Stage Tube - Jan 23, 2015

'Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -The Farewell Tour,' begins previews at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 24, opens January 28 and continues through March 15, 2015. Check out the video below of her career history! (more...)

Dame Edna's GLORIOUS GOODBYE Tour Kicks Off Today in SeattleDame Edna's GLORIOUS GOODBYE Tour Kicks Off Today in Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2015

In a side-splitting, historic finale, Dame Edna Everage (Barry Humphries) is capping a spectacular career spanning 50 years of bravura showmanship in this farewell celebratory show at the Moore Theatre, this weekend, January 15-18, 2015. Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye - The Farewell Tour will give audiences the chance to bid farewell to the incomparable Dame Edna, arguably Australia's greatest entertainment export. (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for January 14th, 2015'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for January 14th, 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - Jan 14, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. The BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards Celebration was great! Now onward to '50 Shades,' 'Mr. Burns' and 'Book Of Merman,' plus two from Christopher Pazdernik,' 'Ordinary Days,' 'First Wives Club,' tributes to John Hughes and Stephen Sondheim and a showtune film cameo! (more...)

Husbands of Broadway-Bound THE FIRST WIVES CLUB Cast; H.B. Barnum, Kenny Seymour Join Creative TeamHusbands of Broadway-Bound THE FIRST WIVES CLUB Cast; H.B. Barnum, Kenny Seymour Join Creative Team
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2015

Broadway In Chicago and producers Paul Lambert, Jonas Neilson and Elizabeth Williams announced today the full cast for the premiere of the new Broadway-bound musical First Wives Club, which begins this winter at the Oriental Theatre (24 West Randolph St.). (more...)

New FIRST WIVES CLUB Musical Meets Chicago with Help from Motown TrioNew FIRST WIVES CLUB Musical Meets Chicago with Help from Motown Trio
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

A feature on FIRST WIVES CLUB musical's official blog details Broadway in Chicago's recent event to introduce the show at Chicago Playhouse. The evening featured a 'trio of musical legends' -- Eddie Holland (pictured left), Lamont Dozier, and Brian Holland -- the Motown songwriting team behind the score for FIRST WIVES CLUB. Click HERE to read the full report and check out photos from the event! (more...)

INTELLIGENT MUSIC PROJECT II Release Music Video for 'Things We Can't Do'INTELLIGENT MUSIC PROJECT II Release Music Video for 'Things We Can't Do'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

“Things We Can't Do” is the third official video of the all-star project My Kind O' Lovin' (2014) featuring John Lawton (ex-Uriah Heep). (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Chatting with the Songwriters of Broadway-Bound FIRST WIVES CLUB!STAGE TUBE: Chatting with the Songwriters of Broadway-Bound FIRST WIVES CLUB!
by Stage Tube - Dec 3, 2014

First Wives Club, a new Broadway-bound musical, will soon premiere at Chicago's Oriental Theatre. Tony Award-winner Faith Prince will play 'Brenda,' Mamma Mia's Christine Sherrill will play 'Elise,' and Wicked star Carmen Cusack will play 'Annie,' in the iconic roles created on film by Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn and Diane Keaton, respectively. With a book by five-time Emmy Award nominee Linda Bloodworth Thomason, direction by Simon Phillips and songs by Motown legends Holland-Dozier-Holland, First Wives Club: The Musical will have its out-of-town premiere at Chicago's Oriental Theatre (24 W Randolph Street). Previews begin February 17, 2015 and opening night is set for March 11, 2015 for a run that will go through March 29, 2015. Below, watch as the songwriting team chats about creating the new musical! (more...)

MTC Extends PENNSYLVANIA AVENUEMTC Extends PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Due to popular demand, two extra performances of Melbourne Theatre Company's Pennsylvania Avenue have been added to the season, which will now run until Tuesday 23 December 2014. (more...)

See Dame Edna for a special preview performance price of $30See Dame Edna for a special preview performance price of $30
by Contests - Broadway - Nov 17, 2014

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Video Roundup: Meet the First Wives of FIRST WIVES CLUB- Prince, Sherrill & Cusack!Video Roundup: Meet the First Wives of FIRST WIVES CLUB- Prince, Sherrill & Cusack!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, producers announced today that they've found the founding members of the First Wives Club for the new Broadway-bound musical's premiere at Chicago's Oriental Theatre. Tony Award-winner Faith Prince will play 'Brenda,' Mamma Mia'sChristine Sherrill will play 'Elise,' and Wicked star Carmen Cusack will play 'Annie,' in the iconic roles created on film byBette Midler, Goldie Hawn and Diane Keaton, respectively. BroadwayWorld wants you to get to know the three leading ladies- check out a video roundup of some of their past performances below! (more...)

Faith Prince, Christine Sherrill & Carmen Cusack Will Lead Broadway-Bound FIRST WIVES CLUB in ChicagoFaith Prince, Christine Sherrill & Carmen Cusack Will Lead Broadway-Bound FIRST WIVES CLUB in Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Producers Jonas Neilson, Paul Lambert and Elizabeth Williams announced today that they've found the founding members of the First Wives Club for the new Broadway-bound musical's premiere at Chicago's Oriental Theatre. Tony Award-winner Faith Prince will play 'Brenda,' Mamma Mia's Christine Sherrill will play 'Elise,' and Wicked star Carmen Cusack will play 'Annie,' in the iconic roles created on film by Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn and Diane Keaton, respectively. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Oliver Thornton as King Arthur in CAMELOT at Two River TheaterBWW Interviews: Oliver Thornton as King Arthur in CAMELOT at Two River Theater
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 3, 2014

Oliver Thornton will be starring in Two River Theater's production of Camelot from November 15th through December 14th. Broadwayworld.com had the opportunity to interview Thornton about the show and his career. (more...)

Tickets to DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE at CTG/Ahmanson Theare On Sale 11/2Tickets to DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE at CTG/Ahmanson Theare On Sale 11/2
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

Tickets go on sale this Sunday, November 2, 2014, for "Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -The Farewell Tour," which begins previews at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 24, opens January 28 and continues through March 15, 2015. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Dame Edna's GLORIOUS GOODBYE Tour, Coming to Los Angeles This WinterPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at Dame Edna's GLORIOUS GOODBYE Tour, Coming to Los Angeles This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Tickets go on sale this Sunday, November 2, 2014, for 'Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -The Farewell Tour,' which begins previews at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 24, opens January 28 and continues through March 15, 2015. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the Dame onstage! (more...)

BWW Reviews: OTELLO Comes Into The Twenty First CenturyBWW Reviews: OTELLO Comes Into The Twenty First Century
by Barry Lenny - Oct 28, 2014

Once again, the State Opera Company of South Australia is offering a superior production that is sure to please Adelaide's opera lovers. (more...)

New Sci-Fi Film LAST SCOUT Teaser Trailer Released!New Sci-Fi Film LAST SCOUT Teaser Trailer Released!
by Movies News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

The team behind The Rise & Fall of a White Collar Hooligan have released the teaser trailer for their new film, a sci-fi called The Last Scout. (more...)

Joanna Murray-Smith Headlines Pennsylvania Avenue Concert, Nov. 13Joanna Murray-Smith Headlines Pennsylvania Avenue Concert, Nov. 13
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2014

Five years after the runaway success of Songs for Nobodies, Joanna Murray-Smith, Bernadette Robinson and Simon Phillips team up once again for Pennsylvania Avenue, a brilliant new music theatre work opening Thursday 13 November 2014 at Southbank Theatre, The Sumner. (more...)

MTC Now Accepting Applications for 2015 Women Directors and Assistant Directors ProgramsMTC Now Accepting Applications for 2015 Women Directors and Assistant Directors Programs
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

Melbourne Theatre Company has announced that applications for its 2015 Women Directors and Assistant Directors Programs are now open. (more...)

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