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Top Stories of the Day - Thursday January 19, 2017

Here's some of the most popular stories posted on BroadwayWorld.com in the last 24 hours!

Trump Administration Plans to Eliminate National Endowment For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - Members of Donald Trump's transition team have been meeting ahead of tomorrow's inauguration to outline plans for the 'Heritage blueprint' to reduce federal spending by $10.5 trillion over the next 10 years.


Full Casting Announced for GREASE Starring Tom Parker and Danielle Hope
by BWW News Desk - Grease is the word! Full casting is announced for the hit 70s musical, which returns this year to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Monday 27 November - Saturday 2 December.


Barbra Streisand Slams Donald Trump in New Essay for The Huffington Post
by BWW News Desk - In a brand-new essay for the Huffington Post titled, 'Clueless, Reckless, Graceless, Mindless And Heartless: Our President-Elect' legend of stage and screen, Barbra Streisand, does not mince words when it comes to her distaste and distrust for president-elect, Donald Trump


Complete Casting Announced for Broadway's WAR PAINT!
by BWW News Desk - Producers David Stone and Marc Platt today announced complete casting for the upcoming Broadway musical, WAR PAINT.


VIDEO: 'Today' Shares First Look at Taran Killam as HAMILTON's King George
by BWW News Desk - On this morning's TODAY, Al Roker visited Killam as he demonstrated his British accent and prepared for his first performance in front of a sold-out crowd.


2016 BWW Cabaret Awards: Celia Berk and Sidney Myer Win Top Show Honors; Betty Buckley and Tony Yazbeck are Top Celebs
by Ashley Steves - BREAKING NEWS: The votes are in and the results are official for the fifth annual BroadwayWorld New York Cabaret Awards. More than 32,000 votes were cast this year for the excellent performers and shows in 16 categories. BroadwayWorld would like to extend congratulations to all of this year's winners and nominees.


Meet the Full Cast of NOLI ME TANGERE, THE OPERA 60th-Anniversary Production
by BWW News Desk - The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) and J&S Productions Inc., in cooperation with Ayala Foundation, have announced the full cast for the 60th-anniversary production of the Philippines' first full-length opera, Noli Me Tangere, an opera by National Artists Felipe de Leon and Guillermo Tolentino, directed by Jerry Sibal, featuring the newly formed 53-piece Noli Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Herminigildo Ranera.


CONCERT FOR AMERICA: STAND UP, SING OUT! Adds Additional Performers to Star-Studded Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out! today announced the full cast of artists and creators who will perform at the first concert of the monthly series, taking place tomorrow, January 20th, at The Town Hall in New York City at 3:00pm EST.


Wayne Cilento Will Helm GREASE in Toronto; Casting Underway
by BWW News Desk - BroadwayWorld has just learned that casting is underway for a Toronto production of Grease, directed and choreographed by Wayne Cilento, the Tony-award winning Broadway choreographer of 'Wicked' and 'Tommy.' This high-octane new production is designed to make Grease as relevant and explosive today as it was almost 50 years ago.


Everything is Rosie: J.Lo Dishes on BYE, BYE BIRDIE LIVE!
by BWW News Desk - At a recent appearance at a Television Critics Association winter press tour, Jennifer Lopez dished on her upcoming television musical debut, Bye, Bye Birdie.


Posted on: Monday, October 14, 2013 @ 10:41 AM Posted by: Robert Diamond



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