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BWW TV: Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2: ON STAGE 'FLIPS' for BWW!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 30, 2008

BroadwayWorld gave the cast of Disney's High School Musical 2: On Stage a FLIP video camera and then set them loose backstage during rehearsals as they prepare for opening night. (more...)

Grey Gardens to open at Northlight Theatre
by Chicago News Desk - Oct 30, 2008

Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans announce the Chicago premiere of the Tony Award-winning musical Grey Gardens, book by Doug Wright, lyrics by Michael Korie and music by Scott Frankel. The production, directed by BJ Jones with musical direction by Doug Peck, choreography by Marla Lampert and featuring Hollis Resnik, Tempe Thomas and Ann Whitney, has already been extended and will now run November 12-December 28, 2008, at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie. (more...)

Casting Announced for Goldrich and Heisler's DEAR EDWINA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2008

Casting has been announced for the off-Broadway premiere of the ZINA GOLDRICH and MARCY HEISLER musical, DEAR EDWINA. (more...)

Sondheim's ROAD SHOW with Cerveris and Gemignani Begins Previews 10/28 at the Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) will begin preview performances for ROAD SHOW tonight, October 28th. (more...)

Photo Coverage: CAPTURE NOW Opening Night
by Peter James Zielinski - Oct 28, 2008

CAPTURE NOW, a new play by Josh Jonas officially opened on October 22 at The Theaters at 45 Bleecker Street (45 Bleecker Street) in Manhattan. (more...)

Photo Preview of Sondheim's ROAD SHOW at the Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) will begin preview performances for ROAD SHOW tomorrow night, October 28th. (more...)

Photo Coverage: MOUTH TO MOUTH Opening Night
by Peter James Zielinski - Nov 9, 2008

The New Group's U.S. premiere of Kevin Elyot's Mouth to Mouth directed by Mark Brokaw, officially celebrated Opening Night, November 6th on Theatre Row. This production features New Group artists David Cale, Lisa Emery and Elizabeth Jasicki. (more...)

BWW Special Offer: Save 40% on SHREK THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2008

Starting on November 8, 2008, New York's 106.7 LiteFM invites all theatergoers to save over 40% on tickets to SHREK THE MUSICAL at the Broadway Theatre for a limited time. Plus, a free dowload of 'I Know It's Today' featuring Sutton Foster as Princess Fiona is also available. (more...)

SHREK THE MUSICAL Announces Ticket Lottery
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2008

SHREK THE MUSICAL is proud to announce The Duloc Ticket Lottery at Shrek's Swamp Shoppe, located on the 3rd floor of M&M'S WORLDŽ in Times Square (1600 Broadway). (more...)

Photo Flash: Sondheim's ROAD SHOW at the Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) began preview performances for ROAD SHOW on October 28th. (more...)

The New Group's MOUTH TO MOUTH Opens Tonight, 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2008

The New Group's U.S. premiere of Kevin Elyot's Mouth to Mouth directed by Mark Brokaw, officially opens tonight, November 6th on Theatre Row. (more...)

Theater of the Stars' High School Musical 2: On Stage Begins Perfomances Tonight, 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2008

Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2: On Stage plays the Fabulous Fox Theatre in Atlanta from November 6-16, 2008. Tickets are on sale NOW at all Ticketmaster outlets, at 404-817-8700 and online at www.ticketmaster.com Ticket prices range from $20-$68. Special group rates are available through the Fox Group Sales Dept. at 404-881-2000. The musical begins performances tonight, November 6th. (more...)

SHREK Sets Box Office Record at Broadway Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2008

SHREK is already breaking box office records on the Great White Way. While still in preview performances, before an official opening at the Broadway Theatre on December 14, SHREK THE MUSICAL grossed a massive $1,052,975 for the 8-performance week ending November 30, and set a single performance house record grossing $184,320 for the Saturday, November 29 matinee. (more...)

Celebration Revives 'A CHRISTMAS CAROL' Adaptation 11/28
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2008

Celebration Theatre is bringing back last season's successful A CHRISTMAS CAROL: a lighter, less-traditional, more gay-fabulous adaptation by Jason Moyer and directed by Celebration Theatre's new artistic director Michael A. Shepperd. A CHRISTMAS CAROL opens on Friday, November 28 and runs through Sunday, December 21st at Celebration Theatre, 7051B Santa Monica Blvd in Hollywood. (more...)

Celebration Revives 'A CHRISTMAS CAROL' Adaptation 11/28
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2008

Celebration Theatre is bringing back last season's successful A CHRISTMAS CAROL: a lighter, less-traditional, more gay-fabulous adaptation by Jason Moyer and directed by Celebration Theatre's new artistic director Michael A. Shepperd. A CHRISTMAS CAROL opens on Friday, November 28 and runs through Sunday, December 21st at Celebration Theatre, 7051B Santa Monica Blvd in Hollywood. (more...)

Photo Coverage: ROAD SHOW Curtain Call
by Walter McBride - Nov 19, 2008

ROAD SHOW is a new musical featuring music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, and direction and scenic design by John Doyle. The cast of 17 features Michael Cerveris and Alexander Gemignani as the two Mizner brothers. ROAD SHOW will run through Sunday, December 28th. ROAD SHOW had an official press opening on Tuesday, November 18th. BroadwayWorld's camera caught every moment of the opening night celebration, starting with the cast taking much deserved bows at the curtain call. (more...)

Photo Coverage: ROAD SHOW After Party
by Walter McBride - Nov 19, 2008

ROAD SHOW is a new musical featuring music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, and direction and scenic design by John Doyle. The cast of 17 features Michael Cerveris and Alexander Gemignani as the two Mizner brothers. ROAD SHOW will run through Sunday, December 28th. ROAD SHOW had an official press opening on Tuesday, November 18. BroadwayWorld's cameras followed the cast as they arrived for the opening night party. (more...)

Sondheim's ROAD SHOW Opens Tonight, 11/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2008

ROAD SHOW is a new musical featuring music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, and direction and scenic design by John Doyle. The cast of 17 will feature Michael Cerveris and Alexander Gemignani as the two Mizner brothers. ROAD SHOW will run through Sunday, December 28 with an official press opening tonight Tuesday, November 18. (more...)

DEAR EDWINA Opens at Daryl Roth 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2008

Daryl Roth Productions has announced the premiere of the ZINA GOLDRICH and MARCY HEISLER musical, DEAR EDWINA. A fully staged musical comedy for kids, DEAR EDWINA will have a limited engagement, as part of the DR2 Kids series at the DR2 Theatre, 103 E. 15th Street, NYC, from Friday, November 14, 2008 through Sunday, January 25, 2009, with an official opening on Sunday, November 16 at 4:00 p.m. (more...)

BWW TV: Meeting 'MOUTH TO MOUTH'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 11, 2008

The New Group's U.S. premiere of Kevin Elyot's Mouth to Mouth directed by Mark Brokaw, officially opened November 6th on Theatre Row. This production features New Group artists David Cale, Lisa Emery and Elizabeth Jasicki. BWW TV sat down with the cast and creative team to discuss this powerful new drama. (more...)

BWW TV: 4th Annual BROADWAY CABARET FESTIVAL at Town Hall
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 1, 2008

The 4th Annual Broadway Cabaret Festival concluded on Sunday, October 19th with Broadway Originals! After the concert the cast took a few short steps next door to Spanky's BBQ for a little post show celebrating, our BWW TV cameras were there to bring you all the fun! (more...)

Casting Announced For THE LION KING In Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2009

Casting is announced today for the Seattle engagement of Disney's THE LION KING. Seattle's most eagerly awaited stage production ever will leap onto the Paramount Theatre stage from Wednesday, February 11 through Sunday, March 15. The media opening night is Friday, February 13 at 8 pm. This Seattle engagement is one of seven current productions running worldwide along with New York, London, Hamburg, Tokyo, Paris and Fukuoka. (more...)

Tix On Sale For Final Six Target Play Dates At Guthrie 1/7
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2009

Tickets for the final six Target Play Dates of the 2008-09 season will go on sale Wednesday, January 7 through the Guthrie Box Office. Presented in partnership with Target, this wildly popular event lets kids take part in an afternoon of classes taught by Guthrie teaching artists, while the rest of the family gets $15 reduced-price tickets to that afternoon's matinee performance. Target Play Date tickets are only available in-person or by phone at 612.377.2224, toll-free 877.44.STAGE. (more...)

Theatreworks Presents '20 Century' at Mountain View 1/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2009

TheatreWorks, the nationally-acclaimed theatre of Silicon Valley, is proud to present the regional premiere of TWENTIETH CENTURY by Ben Hecht-Charles MacArthur, based on a play by Charles Bruce Milholland in a new adaptation by Ken Ludwig. Broadway and Hollywood collide in this classic screwball comedy set in the 1930s, in which a rapidly declining Broadway impresario looks to revive his sagging career. Using mistaken identity, chicanery, and catastrophe, he attempts to coax his unforgiving former flame (now a mercurial silver screen starlet) into starring in his next stage production while aboard a train roaring across the U.S. (more...)

Northlight Theatre presents 'Po Boy Tango'
by Chicago News Desk - Jan 5, 2009

Northlight Theatre continues its 2008-2009 Season with the World Premiere of Po Boy Tango by Kenneth Lin, directed by Chay Yew. The production, featuring Ken Narasaki, Jeanne Sakata and Jacqueline Williams, runs January 7-February 15, 2009 at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie. (more...)

Henrik Ibsen's 'The Wild Duck' by Court Theatre
by Chicago News Desk - Jan 4, 2009

Court Theatre continues its 2008-09 season with the World Premiere translation of Henrik Ibsen's modernist classic The Wild Duck, directed by Artistic Director Charles Newell. The production will run at the MCA Stage at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 East Chicago Avenue, January 15 - February 15, 2009. (more...)

TRU Seeks Submissions For TRU VOICES Play Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2008

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) seeks submissions for the 11th Annual TRU VOICES New Plays Reading Series (deadline December 29, 2008). The TRU VOICES New Plays Reading Series is a unique series geared towards producers who have an interest in developing new plays. Shows selected will receive staged readings to be presented in the spring of 2009. Each reading will be followed by a 'Dollars and Sense' panel discussion with prominent New York producers, general managers and artistic directors focusing on potential venues, marketing and budgeting of the work. The series was created to help develop new plays and to help producers develop the skills needed to produce new works. (more...)

TRU Announces Lineup Of 'DOLLARS AND SENSE' Panels 12/8 & 12/15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2008

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) is pleased to announce that an exciting lineup of prominent Broadway producers and general managers has joined the Dollars and Sense panels to follow readings of the winning selections of the 2008 TRU Voices New Musicals Series. The series is unique because it develops new producers as well as new musicals, and in keeping true to its mission, the TRU talkbacks focus on producer concerns regarding the development of these works beyond the series. The panels will follow readings of the works on Mondays, December 8 and 15, 2008 at 7:30pm at the Players Theatre, located at 115 MacDougal Street, NYC. (more...)

'SHREK' Featured On 'THE TODAY SHOW' 12/8 & 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2008

SHREK THE MUSICAL will be featured on NBC's 'The Today Show' on Monday, December 8th between 8:30am and 9:00am in a behind-the-scenes piece with Meredith Vieira exploring the world of Shrek onstage with actors Brian d'Arcy James and John Tartaglia, and director Jason Moore. On Tuesday, December 9th between 8:30am and 9:00am, Sutton Foster, Marissa O'Donnell and Leah Greenhaus will perform the new song 'I Know It's Today' live on the broadcast. (more...)

Photo Flash: SHREK THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2008

DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions, Ltd. are pleased to announce that SHREK THE MUSICAL will open at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway @ 53rd St) on Sunday, December 14, 2008. Preview performances began on Saturday, November 8, 2008. (more...)

New Group's Production Of 'MOUTH TO MOUTH' To Close 12/6
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2008

The New Group's production of Mouth to Mouth, which will now be closing this Saturday, December 6 The New Group presented the U.S. premiere of Kevin Elyot's Mouth to Mouth directed by Mark Brokaw as the first production in its 2008-2009 season. Slated for a limited Off-Broadway engagement from October 22 - December 6, this production features New Group artists David Cale, Lisa Emery and Elizabeth Jasicki. (more...)

'SHREK THE MUSICAL' Featured On 'THE TODAY SHOW' 12/8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2008

SHREK THE MUSICAL will be featured on NBC's 'The Today Show' on Monday, December 8th between 8:30am and 9:00am in a behind-the-scenes piece with Meredith Vieira exploring the world of Shrek onstage with actors Brian d'Arcy James and John Tartaglia, and director Jason Moore. On Tuesday, December 9th between 8:30am and 9:00am, Sutton Foster, Marissa O'Donnell and Leah Greenhaus will perform the new song 'I Know It's Today' live on the broadcast. (more...)

TRU Announces Lineup Of 'DOLLARS AND SENSE' Panels 12/8 & 15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2008

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) is pleased to announce that an exciting lineup of prominent Broadway producers and general managers has joined the Dollars and Sense panels to follow readings of the winning selections of the 2008 TRU Voices New Musicals Series. The series is unique because it develops new producers as well as new musicals, and in keeping true to its mission, the TRU talkbacks focus on producer concerns regarding the development of these works beyond the series. The panels will follow readings of the works on Mondays, December 8 and 15, 2008 at 7:30pm at the Players Theatre, located at 115 MacDougal Street, NYC. (more...)

Tix On Sale For Final Six Target Play Dates At Guthrie 1/7
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2008

Tickets for the final six Target Play Dates of the 2008-09 season will go on sale Wednesday, January 7 through the Guthrie Box Office. Presented in partnership with Target, this wildly popular event lets kids take part in an afternoon of classes taught by Guthrie teaching artists, while the rest of the family gets $15 reduced-price tickets to that afternoon's matinee performance. Target Play Date tickets are only available in-person or by phone at 612.377.2224, toll-free 877.44.STAGE. (more...)

TRU Seeks Submissions For TRU VOICES Play Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2008

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) seeks submissions for the 11th Annual TRU VOICES New Plays Reading Series (deadline December 29, 2008). The TRU VOICES New Plays Reading Series is a unique series geared towards producers who have an interest in developing new plays. Shows selected will receive staged readings to be presented in the spring of 2009. Each reading will be followed by a 'Dollars and Sense' panel discussion with prominent New York producers, general managers and artistic directors focusing on potential venues, marketing and budgeting of the work. The series was created to help develop new plays and to help producers develop the skills needed to produce new works. (more...)

'SHREK THE MUSICAL' Has Best Week Ever, Sets House Record
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2008

SHREK THE MUSICAL had their best week ever, grossing $1,260,282 for the 8-performance week ending December 28 and set a single performance house record grossing $202,020 for the Saturday, December 27 matinee. SHREK THE MUSICAL opened at The Broadway Theatre on Sunday, December 14, 2008. (more...)

Challenging Musical 'Caroline, Or Change' At Center Stage
by Charles Shubow - Dec 26, 2008

E. Faye Butler's Performance as Caroline Gets National Attention (more...)

Northlight Theatre presents 'Po Boy Tango'
by Chicago News Desk - Dec 20, 2008

Northlight Theatre continues its 2008-2009 Season with the World Premiere of Po Boy Tango by Kenneth Lin, directed by Chay Yew. The production, featuring Ken Narasaki, Jeanne Sakata and Jacqueline Williams, runs January 7-February 15, 2009 at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie. (more...)

SHREK THE MUSICAL Cast Album Hits Stores 3/3
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2008

DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions, Ltd. brought SHREK THE MUSICAL to the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway @ 53rd St) on Sunday, December 14, 2008. Preview performances began on Saturday, November 8, 2008. The cast album from Universal/Decca Broadway will be released March 3rd, 2009. (more...)

Shrek, The Musical's Official Web Site Lets You Make Your Own Widget
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2008

Shrek, the Musical's official web site continues to lead the way in online innovations, now offering the ability to make your own widget. (more...)

Photo Coverage: SHREK Gypsy Robe Ceremony
by Walter McBride - Dec 17, 2008

Eric Sciotto was the Gypsy Robe recipient for Pal Joey at Studio 54. He passed on the robe to Shrek's talented dynamo Jennifer Cody in a fun and emotion filled ceremony. The colorful Gypsy Robe, embellished with mementos from Broadway musicals, is presented to the cast member who has the most Broadway chorus credits. (more...)

Henrik Ibsen's 'The Wild Duck' by Court Theatre
by Chicago News Desk - Dec 17, 2008

Court Theatre continues its 2008-09 season with the World Premiere translation of Henrik Ibsen's modernist classic The Wild Duck, directed by Artistic Director Charles Newell. The production will run at the MCA Stage at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 East Chicago Avenue, January 15 - February 15, 2009. (more...)

Photo Coverage: SHREK The Musical Opening Night Curtain Call
by Walter McBride - Dec 15, 2008

DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions, Ltd. brought SHREK THE MUSICAL to the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway @ 53rd St) last night Sunday, December 14, 2008. Preview performances began on Saturday, November 8, 2008. The big green musical celebrated in full Broadway style and BroadwayWorld's cameras were there to bring you all the 'swamp filled' fun! (more...)

Photo Coverage: SHREK The Musical Opening Night Arrivals
by Walter McBride - Dec 15, 2008

DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions, Ltd. brought SHREK THE MUSICAL to the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway @ 53rd St) last night Sunday, December 14, 2008. Preview performances began on Saturday, November 8, 2008. The big green musical celebrated in full Broadway style and BroadwayWorld's cameras were there to bring you the starry arrivals for Shrek's big night! (more...)

Photo Coverage: SHREK The Musical Opening Night Party
by Linda Lenzi - Dec 15, 2008

DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions, Ltd. brought SHREK THE MUSICAL to the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway @ 53rd St) last night Sunday, December 14, 2008. Preview performances began on Saturday, November 8, 2008. The big green musical celebrated in full Broadway style and BroadwayWorld's cameras were there to bring you the starry arrivals for Shrek's big opening night party! (more...)

Testa, Burgess, Fleshler, LeFevre, Ortlieb, Rosen & More Join GUYS & DOLLS Cast
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2008

Producer Howard Panter for Ambassador Theatre Group and co-producers Tulchin/Bartner/Jenkins, Bill Kenwright, Northwater Entertainment, Darren Bagert, and Tom Gregory announced the complete cast and design team for the new Broadway production of the greatest musical comedy GUYS AND DOLLS. The first joint Broadway project by two-time Tony Award winning director Des McAnuff and choreographer Sergio Trujillo since their collaboration on the Tony Award winning musical Jersey Boys, GUYS AND DOLLS will begin previews on February 3, 2009 at Broadway's newly refurbished Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street). Opening Night is March 1, 2009. (more...)

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Sneak Peek at SHREK
by Broadway Beat - Dec 15, 2008

One of the most eagerly awaited musicals of the season - Shrek The Musical - opened up on Sunday, December 14th and BroadwayWorld and Broadway Beat were at Opening Night to capture all the excitement! (more...)

BWW TV: SHREK TV Spot
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2008

DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions, Ltd. are pleased to announce that SHREK THE MUSICAL will open at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway @ 53rd St) on Sunday, December 14, 2008. Preview performances began on Saturday, November 8, 2008. SHREK THE MUSICAL debuted a fun new television commercial that they shared with BWW TV, so click below and get your 'Ogre' on! (more...)

The $24 Million Dollar Musical - Shrek Opens on Sunday on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2008

Variety reports on DreamWorks chief Jeffrey Katzenberg's pitch to Wall Street analysts this week on the company's health and included is information on the financial status of SHREK. (more...)

New Group's Production Of 'MOUTH TO MOUTH' To Close 12/6
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2008

The New Group's production of Mouth to Mouth, which will now be closing this Saturday, December 6 The New Group presented the U.S. premiere of Kevin Elyot's Mouth to Mouth directed by Mark Brokaw as the first production in its 2008-2009 season. Slated for a limited Off-Broadway engagement from October 22 - December 6, this production features New Group artists David Cale, Lisa Emery and Elizabeth Jasicki. (more...)

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