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Madeline Kahn Biography, BEING THE MUSIC, Now Available!Madeline Kahn Biography, BEING THE MUSIC, Now Available!
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2015

Best known for her Oscar-nominated roles in the smash hits Paper Moon and Blazing Saddles, Madeline Kahn (1942-99) was one of the most popular comedians of her time - and one of the least understood. In private, she was as reserved and refined as her characters were bold and bawdy. Almost a Method actor in her approach, she took her work seriously, and when crewmembers and audiences laughed, she asked why - as if they were laughing at her - and all her life she remained unsure of her gifts. (more...)

Save Over 30% on Tickets to ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYSave Over 30% on Tickets to ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by Contests - Broadway - May 4, 2015

It's nonstop laughs aboard the Twentieth Century, a luxury train traveling from Chicago to New York City. Luck, love and mischief collide when the bankrupt theater producer Oscar Jaffee (Golden Globe winner Peter Gallagher) embarks on a madcap mission to cajole glamorous Hollywood starlet Lily Garland (Tony and Emmy Award winner Kristin Chenoweth) into playing the lead in his new, non-existent epic drama. But is the train ride long enough to reignite the spark between these former lovers, create a play from scratch, and find the money to get it all the way to Broadway? (more...)

Theater People Podcast Launches KickStarter to Fund New SeasonTheater People Podcast Launches KickStarter to Fund New Season
by Matt Tamanini - May 4, 2015

After 18 months of successful broadcasting, the popular Theater People Podcast has launched a KickStarter campaign to help fund their new season. Having interviewed Broadway greats from Lin-Manuel Miranda to Laura Osnes (twice) to Celia Keenan-Bolger, the Theater People Podcast is one of the most influential and inspiring connections that many theatre fans have with their idols. The podcast has become a valuable resource for students, individuals working to build a career in the performing arts, and theater lovers across the world. (more...)

Raul Castillo, Cory Michael Smith & More Set for Roundabout's 2015 Underground Reading SeriesRaul Castillo, Cory Michael Smith & More Set for Roundabout's 2015 Underground Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced casting for the fourth annual Roundabout Underground Reading Series, a five-night event that includes nightly readings of new plays written and directed by emerging artists, curtain speeches by Roundabout Underground artist alumni and post-show receptions. (more...)

Jennifer Ashley Tepper to Read From THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY at the Tony Awards Pop-Up ShopJennifer Ashley Tepper to Read From THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY at the Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2015

The Tony Awards and Dress Circle Publishing announce a special fan experience at the Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop. Author and musical theater historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper will be joined by Broadway favorites Jay Armstrong Johnson (On The Town), Amanda Green (Hands On A Hardbody), and Jim Walton (On the Twentieth Century) who will be reading excerpts from The Untold Stories of Broadway Volume 2, on Thursday, May 21st from 5:30 - 6:30PM.  The Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop is located at the Paramount Hotel and is open daily to visitors. (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 5/2-5/3/2015Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 5/2-5/3/2015
by - May 3, 2015

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, May 3, 2015 - Sunday, May 3, 2015. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with 2015 Tony Nominee Kristin ChenowethBWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with 2015 Tony Nominee Kristin Chenoweth
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2015

Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the union actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen. The most recent conversation featured 2015 Tony nominee Kristin Chenoweth, moderated by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge. Watch below to find out how things are going at On the Twentieth Century, how she looks back on some of her past shows like Wicked and You're a Good Man Charlie Brown, and so much more. Check out the full interview below! (more...)

BWW Awards Update 5/3 - FUN HOME, HAMILTON & More Off to Early Leads!BWW Awards Update 5/3 - FUN HOME, HAMILTON & More Off to Early Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - May 3, 2015

Voting runs through May 31, 2015 for the 12th Annual BroadwayWorld.com Awards! Here are the current standings as of 5/3 with just 27 days to go in voting! (more...)

Screwball Comedy and On the Twentieth CenturyScrewball Comedy and On the Twentieth Century
by Roundabout Theatre Company - May 1, 2015

With On the Twentieth Century in full swing at the American Airlines Theatre, we take a look at the genre and history of screwball comedy. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 5/1/2015 - AKHENATEN, DOGFIGHT in Sydney and More!WAKE UP with BWW 5/1/2015 - AKHENATEN, DOGFIGHT in Sydney and More!
by Jessica Showers - May 1, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: Broadway stars lead North Carolina Theatre's NEXT TO NORMAL, DOGFIGHT heads to Australia and more! (more...)

Darren Criss, Kristin Chenoweth and Jim Parsons Set for Next Week's LIVE!Darren Criss, Kristin Chenoweth and Jim Parsons Set for Next Week's LIVE!
by TV News Desk - May 1, 2015

Broadway stars will be shining all through next week on LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL. Be sure to set your DVR's! (more...)

VIDEO: Tony Nominees Helen Mirren, Chita Rivera & More Reveal Moment They Knew They Were Destined for StageVIDEO: Tony Nominees Helen Mirren, Chita Rivera & More Reveal Moment They Knew They Were Destined for Stage
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2015

In an all-new New York Times video feature, Tony Award-nominated actors share their stories about the moment they knew they were destined for the stage. (more...)

Bobby Conte Thornton to Debut at the Venetian Room, 5/31Bobby Conte Thornton to Debut at the Venetian Room, 5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2015

Bay Area Cabaret, the organization dedicated to presenting world renowned artists who expand the definition of cabaret, presents the concert debut of rising musical theatre star Bobby Conte Thornton. (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: April 25 - May 1THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: April 25 - May 1
by BWW Special Coverage - May 1, 2015

Catch up on the week's biggest stories from Broadway and beyond in BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures,' featuring coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights, and more. Highlights this week include coverage of opening night of The Public Theater's GROUNDED, starring Anne Hathaway, the cast of THE VISIT recording the original cast album, a first look at Darren Criss's return to Broadway as HEDWIG, and more! (more...)

Roundabout Extends ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, Starring Kristin Chenoweth & Peter GallagherRoundabout Extends ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, Starring Kristin Chenoweth & Peter Gallagher
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company's Tony-nominated revival of On the Twentieth Century, which opened to widespread critical acclaim on Broadway, is now extended by two weeks through July 19, 2015 only. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 4/30/2015 - Doyle Returns to 'JASPER' in Seattle and More!WAKE UP with BWW 4/30/2015 - Doyle Returns to 'JASPER' in Seattle and More!
by Jessica Showers - Apr 30, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: JASPER IN DEADLAND starts in Seattle, Menzel chats with Corden and more! (more...)

BWW Interviews: Christine Ebersole Makes Her Return to Musicals in Paper Mill's EVER AFTER!BWW Interviews: Christine Ebersole Makes Her Return to Musicals in Paper Mill's EVER AFTER!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 30, 2015

Today the actress speaks exclusively to BroadwayWorld and shares her excitement over starring in the first musical she has done in nine years! (more...)

WICKED Reunion! Winnie Holzman Visits Kristin Chenoweth Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYWICKED Reunion! Winnie Holzman Visits Kristin Chenoweth Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 30, 2015

A WICKED reunion at On the Twentieth Century! (more...)

Broadway's Kristin Chenoweth Signs With ICM Partners in TalentBroadway's Kristin Chenoweth Signs With ICM Partners in Talent
by TV News Desk - Apr 29, 2015

Just a day after it was announced that she will co-host the 2015 TONY AWARDS opposite Alan Cumming, The Hollywood Reporter reports exclusively that Broadway's Kristin Chenoweth has expanded her representation at ICM Partners (more...)

Photo Coverage: Bruce Willis & Mary-Louise Parker Announce 2015 Tony Nominations!Photo Coverage: Bruce Willis & Mary-Louise Parker Announce 2015 Tony Nominations!
by Walter McBride - Apr 28, 2015

Bruce Willis and Mary-Louise Parker just announced the 2015 Tony Award Nominations LIVE from the Paramount Hotel's Diamond Horseshoe in New York City - also revealing that Kristin Chenoweth (currently starring On the Twentieth Century) and Alan Cumming will officially host the June ceremony. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big announcement - check out photo coverage below! (more...)

FREEZE FRAME: Bruce Willis & Mary-Louise Parker Announce 2015 Tony Nominations!FREEZE FRAME: Bruce Willis & Mary-Louise Parker Announce 2015 Tony Nominations!
by Walter McBride - Apr 28, 2015

Bruce Willis and Mary-Louise Parker just announced the 2015 Tony Award Nominations LIVE from the Paramount Hotel's Diamond Horseshoe in New York City - also revealing that Kristin Chenoweth (currently starring On the Twentieth Century) and Alan Cumming will officially host the June ceremony. Below, check out a very first look at the big morning! (more...)

2015 Tony Nominees React - Kristin Chenoweth 'Waiting Since I Was 19!'2015 Tony Nominees React - Kristin Chenoweth 'Waiting Since I Was 19!'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

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Theater People Podcast Welcomes Emmy, Tony Nominee Martha PlimptonTheater People Podcast Welcomes Emmy, Tony Nominee Martha Plimpton
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

On Tuesday, April 28th the Theater People Podcast welcomes three-time Tony-nominee Martha Plimpton. Perhaps best know for her TV and film work (RAISING HOPE, THE GOONIES, PARENTHOOD, 200 CIGARETTES), she is also a reproductive rights activist and beloved theater star. On the episode she discusses 'Broadway Acts for Women,' taking place Sunday, May 3rd at 54 Below. The event, benefiting A is For..., an organization co-founded by Plimpton in 2012, will feature Patti LuPone, Lena Hall, and Jessie Tyler Ferguson among other Broadway A-Listers. Information and tickets can be found at www.54below.com. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Tony Hosts Alan Cumming and Kristin Chenoweth (in Spirit) Share a Special MessageSTAGE TUBE: Tony Hosts Alan Cumming and Kristin Chenoweth (in Spirit) Share a Special Message
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2015

Just after the official announcement that he and fellow Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth would be hosting the 2015 TONY AWARDS, Alan Cumming posted a special video message on Twitter. Check it out below! (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth Tweets Tony Awards Update While On Sick Leave From ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYKristin Chenoweth Tweets Tony Awards Update While On Sick Leave From ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 28, 2015

Too sick to perform in On the Twentieth Century, but still sharing the love on social media! (more...)

2015 Tony Awards - Who Got Snubbed?2015 Tony Awards - Who Got Snubbed?
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 28, 2015

The 2015 Tony Award Nominations were announced earlier today, and while a select, talented few will spend the day celebrating their achievements, there are many who fell just short of a nod. (more...)

2015 Tony Awards - The Nominees React - UPDATING LIVE!2015 Tony Awards - The Nominees React - UPDATING LIVE!
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 28, 2015

We've caught Tony fever here at BroadwayWorld.com, and it's spreading! Follow us on BWW throughout the day, as we'll bring you Tony nominee reactions, exclusive reports, surprises, behind the scenes coverage and oh, so much more! (more...)

2015 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show!2015 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show!
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 28, 2015

Below, check out how each show fared individually in a list of nominations by show. (more...)

Photo Flash: New ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Shots, Featuring Tony Nominees Kristin Chenoweth & Andy Karl!Photo Flash: New ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Shots, Featuring Tony Nominees Kristin Chenoweth & Andy Karl!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the classic musical On the Twentieth Century, which will play a 20-week limited engagement through July 5, 2015 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). In honor of the show's five Tony nominations (including nods for stars Kristin Chenoweth and Andy Karl,) new production photos have been released. Check them out below! (more...)

CONFIRMED: Alan Cumming and Kristin Chenoweth Will Host the 2015 Tony Awards!CONFIRMED: Alan Cumming and Kristin Chenoweth Will Host the 2015 Tony Awards!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

Later this morning, Bruce Willis and Mary-Louise Parker will announce the 2015 Tony Award Nominations LIVE from the Paramount Hotel's Diamond Horseshoe in New York City, but another question still remains...who will host the ceremony in June? According to today's New York Post, the Tonys have tapped stage and screen stars Kristin Chenoweth (currently starring On the Twentieth Century) and Alan Cumming for the job. (more...)

BWW Blog: My Predictions for this Year's Tony Award NominationsBWW Blog: My Predictions for this Year's Tony Award Nominations
by Jeffrey Karasarides - Apr 27, 2015

At 8:30 AM comes the announcement any theatre fan has been awaiting all year for...This Year's Tony Nominations! Tony-Winner Mary Louise Parker announces the nominations along with Bruce Willis, who's soon-to-be making his Broadway debut this fall in a new stage adaptation of the Stephen King novel, Misery. You can watch a live webcast of the entire announcement at TonyAwards.com, as well as on CBS This Morning. Now onto my predictions of who you could end up seeing among this year's Tony Nominees... (more...)

First-Ever AWARESIE AWARDS to Honor 'Sh*t the Tonys Leave Out'; Nominees Announced!First-Ever AWARESIE AWARDS to Honor 'Sh*t the Tonys Leave Out'; Nominees Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2015

Annoying Actor Friend just announced the inaugural AWARESIE AWARDS. But what are they, exactly? (more...)

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 4/26/15Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 4/26/15
by - Apr 27, 2015

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 4/26/2015. (more...)

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis -  4/27INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 4/27
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 27, 2015

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, 4/26/2015. (more...)

Broadway Ticket Buying Guide: April 27- May 3, 2015Broadway Ticket Buying Guide: April 27- May 3, 2015
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 27, 2015

Welcome to BroadwayWorld's: The Broadway Ticket Buying Guide. Below, you will find weekly updates on full priced tickets, discounts, availability for the hottest productions, and locations for shows playing the Great White Way! Catch up on all the latest stats so that you can see your favorite productions at the best price! (And make it there on time). (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Kristin Chenoweth Stars as 'Maleficent' in Disney's DESCENDANTSVIDEO: First Look - Kristin Chenoweth Stars as 'Maleficent' in Disney's DESCENDANTS
by TV News Desk - Apr 27, 2015

Below, watch an all-new trailer featuring Broadway's Kristin Chenoweth (On the Twentieth Century, WICKED) as Maleficent! (more...)

LezCab to Host Spring Fling Party, 5/10LezCab to Host Spring Fling Party, 5/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2015

LezCab, formerly a cabaret series, is now a non-profit theatre company, with the mission to create an accurate and meaningful representation of queer women in musical theatre in order to foster equality and community. LezCab produces cabarets, new works, re-imagined classics, and social and networking events by, for, and about queer women in musical theatre. (more...)

Get Well Soon! Kristin Chenoweth Shares Sick Selfies While Away From ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYGet Well Soon! Kristin Chenoweth Shares Sick Selfies While Away From ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 27, 2015

Too sick to perform in On the Twentieth Century, but still sharing the love on social media! (more...)

First Listen To ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Broadway Revival Cast RecordingFirst Listen To ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Broadway Revival Cast Recording
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 27, 2015

Get a generous first listen to On the Twentieth Century! (more...)

What's Playing on Broadway: April 27- May 3, 2015What's Playing on Broadway: April 27- May 3, 2015
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 27, 2015

Below, BroadwayWorld brings you this weekly listing of Broadway shows and their show times for the week of April 27- May 3, 2015?. (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth to Miss Sunday's ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Due to IllnessKristin Chenoweth to Miss Sunday's ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Due to Illness
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2015

BroadwayWorld has just learned that On the Twentieth Century star Kristin Chenoweth will be out again for Sunday's matinee. The star missed performances on Friday and on Saturday due to illness. Chenoweth's understudy is Mamie Parris. No word yet on when she'll be back in the show- stay tuned! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch AVENUE Q Cast Parody 'Circle of Life' in 2015 Easter Bonnet Performance!STAGE TUBE: Watch AVENUE Q Cast Parody 'Circle of Life' in 2015 Easter Bonnet Performance!
by Stage Tube - Apr 26, 2015

The 29th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition (#bwaybonnets) raised a remarkable $4,711,386, making this the third year in a row the event set a new fundraising record. First place went to the cast of AVENUE Q who performed a parody of 'Circle of Life,' proclaiming they just wanted to beat THE LION KING cast. Check out the hilarious video below! (more...)

Photo Flash: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Cast Poses For Selfie at TODAY PerformancePhoto Flash: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Cast Poses For Selfie at TODAY Performance
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2015

Christian Borle and the cast of Broadway's SOMETHING ROTTEN stopped by Friday's TODAY to perform a medley of the numbers 'God I Hate Shakespeare' and 'Will Power' from the hit Broadway musical. Click here to watch the performance. Below, check out a cast selfie taken by James Michael Scott! (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 4/25-4/26/2015Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 4/25-4/26/2015
by - Apr 26, 2015

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, April 26, 2015 - Sunday, April 26, 2015. (more...)

Elaine Paige Says Of Kristin Chenoweth In ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, 'Wickedly Wonderful'Elaine Paige Says Of Kristin Chenoweth In ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, 'Wickedly Wonderful'
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 25, 2015

A pair of legendary leading ladies converge at On the Twentieth Century! (more...)

This Just In! Final 2015 Tony Awards Eligibility Rulings Are In for 18 Spring Shows!This Just In! Final 2015 Tony Awards Eligibility Rulings Are In for 18 Spring Shows!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

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Christian Borle & Cast of SOMETHING ROTTEN Perform on 'Today'!Christian Borle & Cast of SOMETHING ROTTEN Perform on 'Today'!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 24, 2015

Christian Borle and the cast of Broadway's SOMETHING ROTTEN stopped by this morning's TODAY to perform a medley of the numbers 'God I Hate Shakespeare' and 'Will Power' from the hit Broadway musical. Watch the performance below! (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: April 18-24THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: April 18-24
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 24, 2015

Catch up on the week's biggest stories from Broadway and beyond in BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures,' featuring coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights, and more. Highlights this week include coverage of the opening nights of FUN HOME, LIVING ON LOVE, DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, and SOMETHING ROTTEN, the 29th annual Easter Bonnet Competition, a behind-the-scenes look at Lyric Opera of Chicago's CAROUSEL, and more! (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth Sidelined from ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Tonight Due to IllnessKristin Chenoweth Sidelined from ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Tonight Due to Illness
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

BroadwayWorld has just learned that On the Twentieth Century star Kristin Chenoweth is out of the show tonight, April 24, due to illness. Chenoweth's understudy is Mamie Parris. No word yet on when she'll be back in the show- stay tuned! (more...)

2015 Drama Desk Nominations Announced HAMILTON Leads the Pack; Followed by AN AMERICAN IN PARIS - All the Nominees!2015 Drama Desk Nominations Announced HAMILTON Leads the Pack; Followed by AN AMERICAN IN PARIS - All the Nominees!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2015

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