Aida - 2001 US Tour Page 206


XANADU Closes Signature's 22nd Season, Running Now thru 7/1
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2012

Signature Theatre closes out its 2011/12 season sporting funky legwarmers and wielding neon glow sticks with the Washington premiere of the musical comedy hit Xanadu. Beginning performances tonight, May 6th, Xanadu will be transforming Signature's MAX Theatre into one big disco-ball heaven - complete with satin shorts and roller skates! Nominated for four Tony Awards® (including "Best Musical"), the musical features a Book by Douglas Carter Beane, with Music and Lyrics by Jeff Lynne and John Farrar. Xanadu will play at Signature from tonight, May 6, 2012 through July 1, 2012. Tickets are now on sale. (more...)

Alex Ortiz, Rene Garcia and Aida Rodriguez to Play the The Laugh Factory Las Vegas, 4/30-5/6
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2012

The Laugh Factory announces a comedy lineup featuring the hottest Hispanic comedians in the business. Alex Ortiz, Rene Garcia and Aida Rodriguez will be taking the stage April 30 - May 6, each with an energy that pumps up the party during this exciting week. (more...)

Long Beach Opera Interviews David Henry Hwang About AINADAMAR Libretto Today, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2012

Which came first, the music or the libretto? Today, May 5, 2012, 4:00PM, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Andreas Mitisek, Artistic and General Director of Long Beach Opera, will interview Tony award-winning author David Henry Hwang about his libretto for Ainadamar, the opera by Argentine composer Osvaldo Golijov based on the life of Spanish poet and playwright Federico Garcia Lorca and his murder by Fascists during the Spanish Civil War. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Constantine Maroulis Chats AMERICAN IDOL With Fuse
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2012

Broadway-bound Constantine Marloulis recently chatted with Fuse about this season's 'American Idol' contestants. Check out what he had to say about the final six below! (more...)

Dundalk Community Theatre Presents ALL SHOOK UP, Now thru 5/13
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2012

Dundalk Community Theatre brings to stage the new musical comedy, set in the 1950's and based on the music of Elvis Presley: ALL SHOOK UP, from tonight, May 4 to May 13. (more...)

ONCE Announces Insta-Rush Program!
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2012

Tony nominated Best Musical ONCE announces "Insta-Rush," an opportunity for daily ticket rush hopefuls to take photos of their rush line experiences, upload them to Instagram, and tag #OnceMusical and #rush for the chance to win two seats to a performance and other official merchandise. Fans can follow the official ONCE Instagram account, @OnceMusical, and see all fans photos at www.OncePhotos.com. (more...)

Broadway Sessions Welcomes Patrick Page, Penn State MT Grads Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2012

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida and Footloose) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano. (more...)

Twitter Watch: Cheyenne Jackson- 'One week till DRIVE is released'
by BWW - May 3, 2012

On Twitter Watch, Cheyenne Jackson wrote 'ONE WEEK till my debut single DRIVE is released on MAY 10, 2012. Here's the artwork. (more...)

Photo Flash: Cheyenne Jackson's 'Drive' Album Artwork Released!
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2012

Broadway favorite Cheyenne Jackson has announced on Twitter that the artwork for his first single and music video 'Drive' has just been released! The single will be available on iTunes and YouTube on May 10. Check out the artwork below! (more...)

Christine Dwyer & Billy Harrigan Tighe Join The North American WICKED Tour from Today, 5/2
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2012

The company of the second North American tour of WICKED welcomes Christine Dwyer as Elphaba and Billy Harrigan Tighe as Fiyero today, May 2 in Durham, NC. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Jared Zirilli Goes Backstage at FAT CAMP's Opening Night; New Interviews!
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2012

Jared Zirilli (of Fat Camp, Lysistrata Jones, Wicket Tour, Aida at the Drury Lane, Rent etc) brings exclusive cast video from backstage at opening night of Fat Camp in Episode 19 of the Jared Zirilli blog. The show features Casey Hushion, Marcus Neville, Michael Mendez, Cale Krise, Daniel Everidge, Carly Jibson, Nancy Renee Braun, Charles Barksdale, and Michael Buchanan. Watch the video below! (more...)

Thea Sharrock to Direct West End THE BODYGUARD for November Opening Starring Heather Headley and Lloyd Owen
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2012

Thea Sharrock is to direct The Bodyguard, a new musical opening at the Adelphi Theatre in Autumn 2012 based on the Warner Bros. film of the same name with screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan. Starring Heather Headley as Rachel Marron and Lloyd Owen as Frank Farmer in the roles made famous on film by the late Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, tickets for The Bodyguard go on sale today (1 May 2012) taking bookings until 27 April 2013 for the production's first booking period. Previews begin on 6 November 2012, twenty years after the release of the Oscar nominated film. Opening night is 5 December. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Heather Headley Sings 'So Emotional' from THE BODYGUARD
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2012

Tony and Grammy award-winning Heather Headley will make her West End stage debut as Rachel Marron in THE BODYGUARD, directed by Thea Sharrock, this Autumn at the Adelphi Theatre. Check out this video of her singing 'So Emotional' from the show. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Carley Stenson in SHREK!
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2012

Carley Stenson has begun rehearsals for the role of Princess Fiona in SHREK THE MUSICAL® at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Carley's first performance will be on May 23, 2012. SHREK THE MUSICAL® currently stars Dean Chisnall as Shrek, Richard Blackwood as Donkey, Neil McDermott as Lord Farquaad and Kimberley Walsh as Princess Fiona. Kimberley Walsh will perform as Princess Fiona for the final time on Monday May 21, 2012. Check out a just-released photo of her as 'Fiona' below! (more...)

Long Beach Opera Presents Oswaldo Golijov & David Henry Hwang's AINADAMAR, 5/20-26
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2012

For the first time on the West Coast, audiences will have the opportunity to see Ainadamar fully staged in its acclaimed revised version. Long Beach Opera (LBO) presents Argentine composer Oswaldo Golijov and librettist David Henry Hwang's powerful Grammy Award-winning opera on May 20 and May 26, 2012 at the Terrace Theater in Long Beach, CA. Based on the life of famous writer Federico Garcia Lorca and his murder by Fascists during the Spanish Civil War, Ainadamar celebrates Lorca's fight for artistic, political and personal freedom. (more...)

Fantasmagorical CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG Regional Premiere in Hale Centre Theatre's 2013 Season
by Blair Howell - May 1, 2012

"Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" joins "The 39 Steps," "No Time for Sergeants," "Ragtime," and "Tarzan: The Musical" to the Hale Centre Theatre 2013 season. The West Valley, Utah, company is the highest attended theater in the 7,000-member American Association of Community Theatre. (more...)

Nathan Gunn Stars in the Title Role of the Met Production of Britten's BILLY BUDD
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2012

Billy Budd, Britten's opera about murder on the high seas, returns to the Met stage for the first time since 1997, with David Robertson conducting and Nathan Gunn in his first Met performances of the title role. (more...)

Nicole Parker and PJ Benjamin to Join WICKED Tour in Denver
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2012

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED welcomes PJ Benjamin as The Wizard on Tuesday, May 8 and Nicole Parker as Elphaba on Friday, May 18 in Denver, CO. (more...)

Alex Ortiz, Rene Garcia and Aida Rodriguez Play the The Laugh Factory Las Vegas, Now thru 5/6
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2012

The Laugh Factory announces a comedy lineup featuring the hottest Hispanic comedians in the business. Alex Ortiz, Rene Garcia and Aida Rodriguez will be taking the stage tonight, April 30 through May 6, each with an energy that pumps up the party during this exciting week. (more...)

Cheyenne Jackson's First Single DRIVE Available on iTunes 5/10!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2012

Cheyenne Jackson has announced on Twitter that his first single and music video 'Drive' will be available on iTunes and YouTube on May 10. (more...)

Dundalk Community Theatre Presents ALL SHOOK UP, 5/4-13
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2012

Dundalk Community Theatre brings to stage the new musical comedy, set in the 1950's and based on the music of Elvis Presley: ALL SHOOK UP, from May 4 to May 13. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Constantine Maroulis Talks AMERICAN IDOL with FUSE
by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2012

Broadway-bound Constantine Marloulis recently chatted with Fuse about this season's 'American Idol' contestants. Check out what he had to say below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes at Drury Lane's HAIRSPRAY Opening Night
by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2012

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the actors after their opening night, April 19, performance of HAIRSPRAY, which recently opened at the Drury Lane Theatre in Chicago. Check out the video below! (more...)

Alex Ortiz, Rene Garcia and Aida Rodriguez to Play the The Laugh Factory Las Vegas, 4/30-5/6
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2012

The Laugh Factory announces a comedy lineup featuring the hottest Hispanic comedians in the business. Alex Ortiz, Rene Garcia and Aida Rodriguez will be taking the stage April 30 - May 6, each with an energy that pumps up the party during this exciting week. (more...)

Will Chase Performs in Concert with the Colorado Symphony Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2012

Colorado Symphony presents a concert starring Will Chase (SMASH) tonight, April 27th at 7:30 PM at the Denver Performing Arts Complex. (more...)

Darius de Haas, Adam Jacobs, Saycon Sengbloh, et al. Join Paper Mill Playhouse's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2012

Paper Mill Playhouse just announced full casting for the Millburn, New Jersey, theater's production of Once On This Island (book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, music by Stephen Flaherty). More than 20 years after its premiere, Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens are re-inventing their first musical with Tony-nominated director Thomas Kail (In the Heights, Lombardi, Magic/Bird), choreographer Bradley Rapier (So You Think You Can Dance, Jesus Christ Superstar) and new orchestrations by music director Lynne Shankel (Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Altar Boyz). Once On This Island begins performances on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, and runs through Sunday, June 24, 2012. Once On This Island is proudly sponsored by Bank of America. The official press opening is scheduled for Sunday, June 3, 2012. (more...)

Lloyd Owen to Star Opposite Heather Headley in THE BODYGUARD?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

According to a report by the Daily Mail, Heather Headley will star in the musical version of Whitney Houston's film The Bodyguard, alongside Lloyd Owen, who is in talks to play the role Kevin Costner originally played in the movie. (more...)

Cape Town Opera Announces PORGY & BESS Summer UK Tour Cast - Tsakane Maswanganyi & Xolela Sixaba Star
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

Cape Town Opera returns to the UK this June & July for a tour of their acclaimed Porgy and Bess, culminating in a two week run at the London Coliseum. Tsakane Maswanganyi, who previously thrilled audiences in the title role of Carmen Jones at the Royal Festival Hall will play Bess, while Xolela Sixaba will reprise the role of Porgy having won great acclaim for his performance in 2009. (more...)

Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh, et al. Cast in HIS GREATNESS, Opening April 27 at Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

A European premiere from one of Canada's pre-eminent playwrights, Daniel MacIvor, His Greatness opens at the Finborough Theatre on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 (Press Night: Friday, 27 April 2012 at 7.30pm) for a four week limited season. Directed by Che Walker, the cast includes Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh and Toby Wharton. (more...)

Cheyenne Jackson to Appear on 30 ROCK's Upcoming Live Episode, 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2012

According to TVLine.com, Broadway vet Cheyenne Jackson will reprise his role of Danny on the NBC comedy 30 ROCK when it airs its second live episode on April 26. (more...)

Photo Flash: Opening Night of Drury Lane's HAIRSPRAY!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2012

HAIRSPRAY, the Tony Award-winning musical, is presented at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane, opening April 19 and running through June 17, 2012. (more...)

Constantine Maroulis Set to Star in Bickford Theatre Benefit, 6/9
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2012

Something wicked this way comes to the Bickford Theatre as Tony Award-nominee and American Idol finalist Constantine Maroulis (Rock of Ages) joins nearly a dozen Broadway favorites to salute the sinister side of Broadway in the benefit evening Life Upon the Wicked Stage: Broadway's Greatest Villains, Thieves and Ladies of the Evening on Saturday, June 9, 2012, 8 pm, at the Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Road, in Morristown, NJ. (more...)

Odile Gilbert, James Kaliardos and Adam Silverman Join LA Phil's DON GIOVANNI Production Team
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2012

The Los Angeles Philharmonic welcomes to the Don Giovanni production team hairstylist Odile Gilbert, make-up artist James Kaliardos for NARS Cosmetics and Lighting Designer Adam Silverman. (more...)

Julie Reiber of Broadway's PRISCILLA Releases Debut CD Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2012

JULIE REIBER - the singer and actress currently playing Marion in Priscilla Queen of the Desert on Broadway at the Palace Theater - will release her debut solo album today, April 24. Love Travels is a mix of her original tunes, musical theatre favorites by such composers as Jason Robert Brown ('Still Hurting'), Adam Guettel ('Through The Mountain') and Stephen Schwartz (the special bonus track 'Defying Gravity') - each with a special twist - and reinventions of Reiber's favorite artists including Stevie Wonder ('Knocks Me Off My Feet'), Chaka Khan ('Stay'), John Mayer ('Back To You') and Joni Mitchell ('Little Green'). She will celebrate this new recording with a concert at Rockwood Music Hall the following night, Wednesday April 25. The $20 ticket price includes a signed CD. Love Travels will also be available via iTunes, CDBaby.com, Amazon.com and JulieReiber.com (more...)

Photo Coverage: Pop Star TAYLOR DAYNE Shares All in 'Tell It To My Heart'
by LA News Desk - Apr 23, 2012

On Sat, April 14, 2012 - Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation and Chris Isaacson presented the debut performance of 'Tell It to My Heart: Up Close and Personal with Taylor Dayne' marking the stars glorious return to the stage. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Jared Zirilli Goes Backstage at FAT CAMP; New Interview
by Stage Tube - Apr 22, 2012

Jared Zirilli, a cast member of FAT CAMP (as well as Lysistrata Jones, Wicked's first National Tour, Aida at Drury Lane and more) goes backstage at FAT CAMP to collect exclusive and hilarious interviews with the show's stars and ensemble. In this latest (18th) blog installment, he features new interviews with Bridie Carroll and Michael Buchanan. Watch the video below! (more...)

Chicago Opera Theater Opens TESEO, 4/21
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2012

Chicago Opera Theater (COT) continues their 2012 Season, and General Director Brian Dickie's last season with the company, with Handel's Teseo. Performances are April 21, 27, 29, and May 2 at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park. (more...)

Disney's THE LION KING to Premiere in Brazil, 2013; MARY POPPINS Goes to Mexico City, 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2012

Disney's THE LION KING will make its South American premiere in São Paulo, Brazil. T4F (Time For Fun), will present the production with its opening night on March 7th, 2013 at the Teatro Abril. THE LION KING in São Paulo will mark two firsts: as the largest stage musical ever presented in Brazil and the first time the show has been performed in Portuguese. The Disney and Cameron Mackintosh musical, MARY POPPINS will be produced in Mexico City by OCESA. The production will be performed for the first time in Spanish and will begin performances on November 14th, 2012 at the Telmex Cultural Center, in Mexico City. (more...)

Maya Days, Sebastian Arcelus, Saycon Sengbloh, Anika Larsen & More to Appear in RAISE THE ROOF! Benefit Performance, 4/20
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2012

The Weathervane Theatre Alumni Association will present an evening of songs and stories entitled Raise the Roof! Recover, Rebuild, Rejoice! at Joe's Pub on Monday, April 30, 2012 at 9:30pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: Drury Lane's HAIRSPRAY Plays in Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2012

HAIRSPRAY, the Tony Award-winning musical, opens tonight at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane, and runs through June 17, 2012. Check out production photos of the cast below! (more...)

Long Beach Opera Interviews David Henry Hwang About AINADAMAR Libretto, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2012

Which came first, the music or the libretto? On Saturday, May 5, 2012, 4:00PM, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Andreas Mitisek, Artistic and General Director of Long Beach Opera, will interview Tony award-winning author David Henry Hwang about his libretto for Ainadamar, the opera by Argentine composer Osvaldo Golijov based on the life of Spanish poet and playwright Federico Garcia Lorca and his murder by Fascists during the Spanish Civil War. (more...)

Ashley Brown, Bob Stillman, et al. Set for Town Hall's BROADWAY MUSICALS OF 1975, 5/14
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2012

The Town Hall's (123 West 43rd Street) critically acclaimed Broadway by the Year's® 12th Season continues with The Broadway Musicals of 1975 on Monday, May 14th at 8PM. 1975 was a year that brought us famous shows by musical theater icons including Marvin Hamlisch, (A Chorus Line), John Kander and Fred Ebb (Chicago), and Richard O'Brien (The Rocky Horror Show), among others. Produced by The Town Hall, The Broadway Musicals of 1975 is created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel. (more...)

Crossroads Theatre Company Presents THE LAST FIVE YEARS, 4/19-29
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2012

Jason Robert Brown's Off-Broadway show The Last Five Years takes the stage at Crossroads Theatre Company, April 12-29. The Last Five Years is a contemporary musical about the five-year relationship between two young New Yorkers: Jamie Wellerstein, a Jewish novelist whose career is rising at lightning speed, and Cathy Hiatt, an actress with integrity struggling to make it in a cut-throat business. The couple earnestly navigates the tumultuous waters of love, while their career successes and hardships tear them apart. Crossroads' production casts Cathy as an African-American, adding an interracial dimension to the show. (more...)

Dallas Opera Breaks World Record For Simulcast by the Dallas Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2012

The Dallas Opera, in partnership with Cowboys Stadium, has entered world record territory: more than 30,500 tickets to the Dallas Opera's one-night-only April 28th Dallas Opera Cowboys Stadium Simulcast, presented by The Dallas Foundation, have been requested by opera lovers from throughout Texas and 26 additional states. Ticket requests have also come in from the District of Columbia and Canada since the joint announcement was made on January 26th at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (more...)

The Rose Announces Upcoming Shows, Begins With OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2012

The Rose Theatre announces upcoming productions. (more...)

Enrico Caruso Room at Grotta Azzura in Little Italy to Open April 17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2012

The new Enrico Caruso Room will feature a weekly Tuesday Night Opera Series starting April 17, showcasing a pair of talented professional opera performers each week, and a weekly Thursday Night Open Mic Series starting April 26, where singers will perform two musical pieces each. The singers on both nights will be supported by David Schaeffer on keyboard. (more...)

Will Chase to Perform in Concert with the Colorado Symphony, 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2012

Colorado Symphony will present a concert starring Will Chase (SMASH) on Friday April 27th at 7:30 PM at the Denver Performing Arts Complex. (more...)

Christine Dwyer & Billy Harrigan Tighe Join The North American WICKED Tour from May 2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2012

The company of the second North American tour of WICKED will welcome Christine Dwyer as Elphaba and Billy Harrigan Tighe as Fiyero on Wednesday, May 2 in Durham, NC. (more...)

Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh, et al. Cast in HIS GREATNESS, Opening April 27 at Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2012

A European premiere from one of Canada's pre-eminent playwrights, Daniel MacIvor, His Greatness opens at the Finborough Theatre on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 (Press Night: Friday, 27 April 2012 at 7.30pm) for a four week limited season. Directed by Che Walker, the cast includes Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh and Toby Wharton. (more...)

PRISCILLA's Julie Reiber and More Set for Broadway Sessions, 4/19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2012

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Wicked, Aida and Footloose) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano. (more...)

 1 … 203  204  205  206  207  208  209 … 395   


BROADWAYWORLD TV

Save $$$ on Tickets to: