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BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Hunter Foster, Allison Case & More in HANDS ON A HARDBODY- Performance Montage!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 20, 2013

The new American musical Hands on a Hardbody began preview performances on February 23, 2013 at 8pm at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street), with an official opening night of Thursday, March 21, 2013. BroadwayWorld brings you just-released highlights below! (more...)

PlayhouseSquare Announces New 2013-2014 KeyBank Broadway Series
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

PlayhouseSquare revealed its 2013-2014 KeyBank Broadway Series yesterday evening in the State Theatre. The exciting seven-show Series was announced by Senior Vice President of Theater Operations, Gina Vernaci, and the evening was capped off with a special performance from Anne Brummel, star of the 2nd North American Tour of Wicked, which will be delighting Cleveland audiences once again with its return in December of 2013. (more...)

Broadway Gives Back to Present BROADWAY CHARITY SONGS at Le Poisson Rouge, 3/25
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

Broadway Gives Back has announced an upcoming concert entitled 'Broadway Charity Songs!' 'Broadway Charity Songs' has paired a group of award-winning musical theatre composers with a group of outstanding charities and tasked them with composing an original piece that each prospective charity could use for fundraising purposes. The result is a group of songs gifted to the charities - with the hope that the songs 'go viral' while increasing awareness for these outstanding organizations. The concert will take place on March 25th, 2013, 7:30pm at Le Poisson Rouge. (more...)

The Second City Returns to La Jolla Playhouse, Now thru 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

La Jolla Playhouse brings back the hilarious The Second City for a return engagement tonight, March 20 - 23, 2013 in The Playhouse's specially-designed cabaret-style performance space in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre. (more...)

MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival 2013 Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

MATRIX:MIDLAND at Midland Center for the Arts has announced the lineup for its 35th annual MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival, featuring world-class performers, musicians and professional speakers. This year's festival runs from May 29, through June 20. Tickets go on sale at noon on Monday, April 15, 2013. Information and ticket prices are available online at mcfta.org or by calling the Ticket Office at 800-523-7649. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Allison Case, Jay Armstrong Johnson & More in HANDS ON A HARDBODY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

The new American musical Hands on a Hardbody began preview performances on February 23, 2013 at 8pm at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street), with an official opening night of Thursday, March 21, 2013. BroadwayWorld brings you just-released production shots below! (more...)

JERSEY BOYS Stars to Join Atlanta Symphony for SIXTIES HITS WITH THE MIDTOWN MEN, 4/19-20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

Principal Pops Conductor Michael Krajewski will lead the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in 'Sixties Hits with The Midtown Men' April 19 and 20 at 8:00 p.m., in Atlanta Symphony Hall at the Woodruff Arts Center. (more...)

MEMPHIS Opens 4/30 at the DuPont Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony Award Winner for Best Musical, and the show that's currently blowing the roof off Broadway, opens at the DuPont Theatre on April 30-May 5, 2013 for a limited engagement of eight performances only. (more...)

Michael Krajewski To Lead 'Sixties Hits With The Midtown Men' 4/19 & 20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

Principal Pops Conductor Michael Krajewski will lead the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in "Sixties Hits with The Midtown Men" April 19 and 20 at 8:00 p.m., in Atlanta Symphony Hall at the Woodruff Arts Center. (more...)

ADMISSION Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Album Releases Today
by Movies News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

Releasing today digitally on Back Lot Music is the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Album from Focus Features' latest film, Admission. The album features 11 new cues by composer Stephen Trask (Hedwig and the Angry Inch, The Savages). Focus releases the movie nationwide this Friday, March 22nd. (more...)

The Second City's LAUGHING MATTERS Tour Returns to La Jolla Playhouse, 3/20-23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

La Jolla Playhouse will bring back the hilarious The Second City for a return engagement March 20 - 23, 2013 in the Playhouse's specially-designed cabaret-style performance space in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre. Created by the Playhouse's scene shop artisans for the theatre's 2011, 2012 and 2013 Galas, this unique cabaret-style venue features a 1920s 'supper club' atmosphere, with multi-level platforms and custom banquettes. Performances will take place Today, Thursday and Friday at 8:00 pm and Saturday at 7:00 pm and 9:30 pm. (more...)

Kaitlin Colombo's THE CHOKING GAME Debuts with IRT Theater, Now thru 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

Executive Producers Exhibit Z/The Zoppa Brothers ('The Killing of Sister George' with Kathleen Turner) and Eric Michael Gillett (award-winning Producer, Director, and Performer) are asking you to be part of theatre history. Not since the days of Adam Rapp's 'Red Light Winter', has a play come along with such intensity, geared specifically to a coveted demographic of young theatre-goers. (more...)

Review - Detroit '67
by Michael Dale - Mar 18, 2013

Nearly 40 years ago, producer Norman Lear brought a television program about a black family's life in a Chicago housing project into millions of American homes.  And while the show never ignored the dangers and hardships of living in an underserved, crime-ridden community, Good Times focused on the safe haven provided by family and friends that nurtured artistry and activism while providing the expected abundance of sitcom laughter. (more...)

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 3/17/13
by - Mar 18, 2013

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 3/17/2013. (more...)

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/18; MOTOWN and LUCKY GUY Off to Impressive Starts
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 18, 2013

Welcome to this week's edition of our new WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS, part of our new Industry Insights section that will feature insider industry information, commentary and insights! Read on for all the weekly grosses statistics for the movers and shakers from the latest grosses, 3/17/2013. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES Opens Tomorrow at the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

The Sony Centre For The Performing Arts is gearing up to host a wild musical party when fan-favourite, ROCK OF AGES, returns to Toronto for a limited run March 19-24, 2013. (more...)

Broadway In Chicago 2013 Fall Season Goes On Sale This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

Broadway In Chicago has announced the upcoming 2013 fall season line-up. Broadway In Chicago's 2013 fall season will include BUDDY, FLASHDANCE, TO MASTER THE ART, EVITA, ONCE and ELF. The 2013 fall off-season specials include Emerald City Theatre's production of THE CAT IN THE HAT, WE WILL ROCK YOU and the return of Broadway's biggest blockbuster, WICKED. (more...)

BOOK OF MORMON, LES MISERABLES Featured in Civic Center's 2012-2013 Broadway Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

The Civic Center of Greater Des Moines is scheduled to bring some of Broadway's most acclaimed and loved shows to Iowan audiences during their 2012-2013 season. Shows included in the standard season package include the national tours of LES MISERABLES, WAR HORSE, THE BOOK OF MORMON, JEKYLL & HYDE, and MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET. Also featured during the season are BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ROCK OF AGES, and Jersey Boys. (more...)

THE BOOK OF MORMON Headlines 2013-14 Broadway in Columbus 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) and Broadway in Columbus (BIC) today announced the 2013-14 Broadway Series 25th anniversary season. From the creators of "South Park" and winner of nine Tony Awards, The Book of Mormon will play a limited two-week engagement May 13-25, 2014. Subscribers receive priority seating, so a season subscription is the best way to guarantee tickets to The Book of Mormon. (more...)

What's Playing on Broadway March 18-24
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 18, 2013

It's a dream week for theater-goers! The Great White Way is abuzz with a slew of new shows. The world-premiere production of THE ASSEMBLED PARTIES takes to the stage on Thursday, March 21, giving us a glimpse into the rocky world of family dynamics led by a powerhouse cast which includes Jessica Hecht, Judith Light and Jeremy Shamos. Nathan Lane returns to Broadway in the burlesque-era THE NANCE in previews as of 3/21 and on Friday, March 22, previews begin for Clifford Odets' tale of morality THE BIG KNIFE directed by Tony Award-winner Doug Hughes and starring Emmy & Tony Award winner Bobby Cannavale as Charlie Castle. Not to be missed, there's magic to be done as PIPPIN takes to the stage on 3/23! Finally, BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S and HANDS ON A HARDBODY take their official bows on March 20 and March 21, respectively. (more...)

Eric Woolfson's SOMEWHERE IN THE AUDIENCE Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

ERIC WOOLFSON'S SOMEWHERE IN THE AUDIENCE is set for release today, 18th March 2013 on Limelight Records. The alumb will be released on the anniversary of what would have been the late Eric Woolfson's 68th birthday. 'Somewhere in the Audience' is a compilation of music from four of Eric's musicals 'GAUDI', 'GAMBLER', 'POE' and 'DANCING SHADOWS'. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Keith Carradine Talks HANDS ON A HARDBODY!
by Stage Tube - Mar 18, 2013

The new American musical Hands on a Hardbody began preview performances on February 23, 2013 at 8pm at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street), with an official opening night of Thursday, March 21, 2013. In the video below, Keith Carradine talks about the show, its characters and what they're all standing for. (more...)

Ben Hope, Laura Dreyfuss & More Join Cast of ONCE; Steve Kazee & Cristin Milioti to Depart 3/24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

Beginning Tuesday, March 26, Ben Hope will play the role of 'Guy,' Laura Dreyfuss will play the role of 'Girl,' Carlos Valdes will play the role of 'Andrej' and Claire Wellin will play the role of 'Reza.' Steve Kazee, Cristin Milioti, Will Connolly and Elizabeth A. Davis, from the original cast, will play their final performance on Sunday, March 24, 2013. (more...)

Broadway Ticket Buying Guide: March 18-24
by BWW - Mar 18, 2013

A whopping four shows begin Broadway previews this week: THE NANCE, THE ASSEMBLED PARTIES, THE BIG KNIFE, and PIPPIN. Additionally, the casts of BREAKFAST AT TIFFANYS and HANDS ON A HARDBODY will take their first Broadway bows, with opening nights on Wednesday and Thursday respectively. There's lots of fresh, new material on Broadway, with even more coming soon! (more...)

JERSEY BOYS, THE WIZARD OF OZ and More Set for Broadway Grand Rapids' 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

The Grand Rapids premiere of 'Jersey Boys' will open the Fifth Third Bank Broadway Grand Rapids 2013-14 season. (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, March 16, Part 2 - MOTOWN Re-Interprets HANDS ON A HARDBODY and More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2013

BroadwayWorld collected as many of yesterday's evening Saturday Intermission Pics as we could to bring you Part 2 of our March 16th SIP round-up. Yesterday evening's photos featured more from MATILDA on Broadway, a 'gaggle' of ball gowns from CINDERELLA, MOTOWN's interpretation of HANDS ON A HARDBODY, KINKY BOOTS, NEWSIES, a sexy soccer SIP from ROCK OF AGES, Ben Vereen backstage at MISS AMERICA HOMECOMING, and shots from Jersey Boys, LES MISERABLES, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, PETER PAN, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, and more! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 3/17/2013
by BWW - Mar 17, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/17/2013 for Houston (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend
by - Mar 17, 2013

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, March 17, 2013 - Sunday, March 17, 2013. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Nashville - Week of 3/17/2013
by BWW - Mar 17, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/17/2013 for Nashville (more...)

Helio Alves Quartet to Play Shape Shifter Lab in Brooklyn, 4/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2013

Helio Alves Quartet will play the Shapeshifter Lab on Wednesday, April 3rd at 8:15pm. The quartet features Helio Alves: Piano; Mike Moreno: Guitar; Peter Slavov: Bass; and Alex Kautz: Drums. (more...)

Prospect Theater to Stage 'Prototype Production' of DEATH FOR FIVE VOICES, 3/6-17
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2013

Prospect Theater Company will present its inaugural 'Prototype Production' with public performances of DEATH FOR FIVE VOICES, an original musical drama inspired by true events in the life of infamous Renaissance composer - and murderer - Carlo Gesualdo. (more...)

ONCE, WAR HORSE, EVITA & More Unveiled for Shea's Performing Arts Center 2013-14
by Jenna Rich - Mar 15, 2013

Shea's Performing Arts Center was abuzz as President Anthony Conte and Producer Albert Nocciolino announced the 2013-14 season Thursday night in front of a crowd of season ticket holders in the historic downtown theatre. Find out a bit more about what this season has to offer! (more...)

Around the Broadway World: Regional Highlights for the Week of 3/11
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 15, 2013

If you haven't had the chance to catch up on your theater news, look no further than today's recap of all things theater around the Broadway World for the week of March 11! Scroll below for the most-read features, interviews, reviews, and news in your city and beyond! (more...)

Dallas Theater Center Presents THE ODD COUPLE, Now thru 4/14
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2013

Dallas Theater Center presents Neil Simon's classic American comedy, The Odd Couple, directed by DTC Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty. When two men with struggling relationships, neat and particular Felix Ungar and disheveled and rough-edged Oscar Madison, decide to live together, the results are funny and poignant. The Odd Couple opens with previews tonight, March 15 and runs through Sunday, April 14 at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre in the AT&T Performing Arts Center. (more...)

Casts of CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG, KING KONG and JERSEY BOYS Join ACMF Benefit Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2013

Cast members from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, King Kong and Jersey Boys along with a number of guest performers, will come together to perform a variety of songs from their personal repertoires to support the Australian Children's Music Foundation (ACMF) tonight, 15th March at Her Majesty's Theatre in Melbourne commencing at 7.30pm. (more...)

SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - 3/15/2013
by BWW - Mar 15, 2013

BroadwayWorld.com's SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - updated on 3/15/2013. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Those Boys from Jersey Man, Can They Sing! JERSEY BOYS Rocks the Curran Theatre
by Linda Hodges - Mar 15, 2013

The hit musical 'Jersey Boys' made its way to the California shore and into San Francisco's Curran Theatre for a spectacular opening night where Franki Valli and the Four Seasons ruled the airwaves once again. Catch 'Jersey Boys' now through April 28. (more...)

Tourists Can Take a 'Girls' Guide to NY Based on HBO's GIRLS
by TV News Desk - Mar 14, 2013

HBO's Golden Globe winning hit-series 'Girls' exploded onto the national stage and has gotten tourists and New Yorkers in a flutter to find all of the hot locations mentioned on the show. (more...)

Will Blum, Desi Oakley and More Set for AT THIS PERFORMANCE…, 3/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2013

Musicals Tonight! continues its ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with its next edition of At This Performance… to be held on Monday, March 18th at 7:00 at The Lion Theatre, 410 West 42nd Street. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Extends Run of ACCOMPLICE: SAN DIEGO thru 4/21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2013

Due to popular demand, La Jolla Playhouse announces a one-week extension for its upcoming Without Walls (WoW) production of ACCOMPLICE: SAN DIEGO, written by Tom Salamon and Betsy Salamon-Sufott, directed by Tom Salamon, now running March 26 through April 21. (more...)

BWW Reviews: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Brings Smiles and Heart to Fox
by Matthew Allen - Mar 13, 2013

In recent years, many theatre purists have derided the trend of Broadway jukebox musicals, but 'Million Dollar Quartet', currently playing at the Fox Theatre, takes the best of all aspects of the genre, fusing the emotional reality of 'Jersey Boys' with the infectious joy of 'Smokey Joe's Cafe', to create a show that is part theatre and part rock and roll super concert. (more...)

Tickets On Sale for THE ADDAMS FAMILY in Philadelphia; Starts 3/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2013

THE ADDAMS FAMILY is a smash-hit musical comedy that brings the darkly delirious world of Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Grandma, Wednesday, Pugsley and, of course, Lurch to spooky and spectacular life. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES Comes to Portland, 3/30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2013

Portland Ovations brings the five-time Tony Award nominated Broadway smash-hit Rock of Ages to Merrill Auditorium for one performance only, Saturday, March 30th at 8pm and tickets are selling fast. (more...)

Manilow's HARMONY, DeVito and Griffiths in THE SUNSHINE BOYS, WE WILL ROCK YOU, PORGY & BESS & More Set for Ahmanson in 2013-14
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 13, 2013

The 2013-2014 Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre season was announced today by CTG Artistic Director Michael Ritchie. (more...)

WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT & More Set for NYTW's 2013-14 Season!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2013

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) Artistic Director James C. Nicola and Managing Director William Russo just announced that its 2013-2014 subscriber season will include What's It All About? Bacharach Reimagined, with musical arrangements by Kyle Riabko and directed by Steven Hoggett; Fetch Clay, Make Man written by Will Power and directed by Des McAnuff; and Love and Information written by Caryl Churchill and directed by James Macdonald. In the coming weeks NYTW will announce an additional production that will round out the season. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Colby Foytik Talks Career and Touring in JERSEY BOYS
by David Clarke - Mar 12, 2013

Touring the nation in a show is nothing new for Colby Foytik, currently playing Tommy DeVito in the 2nd National Tour of the smash hit musical Jersey Boys. In fact, audiences around the nation may remember seeing him star as Perchik in Topol's 2009 Farewell Tour of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF. However, like most of us use the weekends to get caught up on life, many actors use Mondays for similar purposes. Enjoying some downtime in Norfolk, VA and putting the glamour of being on stage aside so he could get some laundry done, Colby Foytik talked with me about his career, playing Tommy DeVito, and the Jersey Boys 2nd National Tour. (more...)

Kaitlin Colombo's THE CHOKING GAME to Debut with IRT Theater, 3/19-23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2013

Executive Producers Exhibit Z/The Zoppa Brothers ('The Killing of Sister George' with Kathleen Turner) and Eric Michael Gillett (award-winning Producer, Director, and Performer) are asking you to be part of theatre history. Not since the days of Adam Rapp's 'Red Light Winter', has a play come along with such intensity, geared specifically to a coveted demographic of young theatre-goers. (more...)

Broadway Ticket Buying Guide: March 11-17
by BWW - Mar 11, 2013

The music of motown comes to Broadway tonight, when the aptly titled MOTOWN: THE MUICAL begins previews at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Then on Thursday, March 14, Christopher Durang's VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE opens at the Golden Theatre. Get your tickets now! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Concetta Tomei and Marjan Neshat in Berkeley Rep's FALLACI World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2013

Pulitzer Prize-winner Lawrence Wright premieres his new play at Berkeley Repertory Theatre. It is a fictional play about the last days of legendary journalist Oriana Fallaci. Don't miss this sizzling new script, which is directed by Oskar Eustis, stars Concetta Tomei and Marjan Neshat, and features an incredible team of designers. The 65th world premiere presented by Berkeley Rep, Fallaci is currently in previews in the Roda Theatre and opens March 13, running through April 21. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the actors onstage below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Berkeley Rep's FALLACI World Premiere
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2013

Pulitzer Prize-winner Lawrence Wright premieres his new play at Berkeley Repertory Theatre. It is a fictional play about the last days of legendary journalist Oriana Fallaci. Don't miss this sizzling new script, which is directed by Oskar Eustis, stars Concetta Tomei and Marjan Neshat, and features an incredible team of designers. The 65th world premiere presented by Berkeley Rep, Fallaci is currently in previews in the Roda Theatre and opens March 13, running through April 21. Below, check out a sneak peek at FALLACI, Berkeley Rep's new world premiere about one of the first rock stars of modern journalism! (more...)

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