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Marc Kudisch's BARITONES UNBOUND Heads to the Royal George This WinterMarc Kudisch's BARITONES UNBOUND Heads to the Royal George This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

Continuing to bring original musical stories and new productions to beloved Chicago audiences, 'Hershey Felder Presents' (George Gershwin Alone, Maestro Bernstein, The Pianist of Willesden Lane, Louis and Keely 'Live' at the Sahara) now brings BARITONES UNBOUND, a new play with music and baritone superstars to the Royal George Theatre as part of a continuing season of new productions. Performances begin at the Royal George, 1641 N. Halsted Street, on Friday, December 11th, 2015 and continue through Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 with a press opening on Sunday, December 13th at 3:00 p.m. A special New Year's Eve performance includes a champagne and dessert reception with the artists. (more...)

Sutton Foster, Bernadette Peters, Sting, Seth MacFarlane and More Set for 'SINATRA' PBS Special This WinterSutton Foster, Bernadette Peters, Sting, Seth MacFarlane and More Set for 'SINATRA' PBS Special This Winter
by TV News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER - the award-winning performing arts series that for more than 40 years has showcased the best of the wide-ranging programming from the world's leading performing arts center - today announced the national broadcast presentation of SINATRA: VOICE FOR A CENTURY, airing Friday, December 18, 2015 on PBS*. (more...)

Nashville Theater Calendar 11/09/15Nashville Theater Calendar 11/09/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - Nov 8, 2015

Thus, we are happy to present the return of one our most popular features: The Nashville Theater Calendar, a comprehensive - maybe even exhaustive (lord knows we're exhausted from putting it together, gathering all the info from all over the interwebs!) - listing of theatrical openings for the 2015/16 season. We'll update the calendar every Monday, clearing out the shows that have closed and adding additional information on the shows still to come. Something's missing? That's an easy fix: just send us a message here, on Facebook, or by email at jeffreyellis37215@att.com. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- MATILDA's Christopher Sieber!BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- MATILDA's Christopher Sieber!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Nov 8, 2015

Welcome to BWW's exclusive talk show, BACKSTAGE WITH Richard Ridge. Follow Richard as he visits the theater's best and brightest in their dressing rooms, on their stages and at their favorite hang outs to talk about their lives, careers and all of the things you don't know, but want to know. In the special interview below, Richard welcomes current star of MATILDA, Christopher Sieber. Watch as they discuss how things are going at the Shubert Theatre, how he has injured himself during almost every Broadway gig, and so much more! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 11/08/2015Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 11/08/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 11/08/2015Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 11/08/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 11/08/2015Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 11/08/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 11/08/2015Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 11/08/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Minneapolis - Week of 11/08/2015Now Playing Onstage in Minneapolis - Week of 11/08/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 11/08/2015Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 11/08/2015
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Nashville Theater Calendar 11/30/15Nashville Theater Calendar 11/30/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - Nov 30, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show. (more...)

The Theater People Podcast Welcomes Elizabeth StanleyThe Theater People Podcast Welcomes Elizabeth Stanley
by Matt Tamanini - Nov 30, 2015

On Monday, November 30, the Theater People podcast welcomes Broadway favorite Elizabeth Stanley. She is currently headlining the first national tour of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY in the role of Francesca. Stanley made her Broadway debut as April in the 2006 John Doyle helmed production of COMPANY. She went on to originate the role of Allison in CRY BABY, and then Dyanne in MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET. She was most recently seen on Broadway as Claire in last year's Tony-nominated ON THE TOWN. (more...)

2015 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards Update 11/27 - Benjamin Scheuer, Chrissy Kelly Petit Lead!2015 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards Update 11/27 - Benjamin Scheuer, Chrissy Kelly Petit Lead!
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 27, 2015

Voting has opened for the 2015 BroadwayWorld Portland Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of November 27th. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31. (more...)

BWW Interview: Emerson Steele Finds Happily Ever After Playing Dream Role in Theatrical Outfit's A LITTLE PRINCESSBWW Interview: Emerson Steele Finds Happily Ever After Playing Dream Role in Theatrical Outfit's A LITTLE PRINCESS
by Kiley Gipson - Nov 27, 2015

Broadway newcomer Emerson Steele opens up about her transition from New York back down South, sharing the stage with the legendary Sutton Foster, and her dream of being the first female to play Jean Valjean on Broadway. (more...)

The Theater People Podcast Welcomes Tony Winner Annaleigh AshfordThe Theater People Podcast Welcomes Tony Winner Annaleigh Ashford
by Matt Tamanini - Nov 23, 2015

On Monday, November 23, the Theater People Podcast welcomes back Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford. Ashford, who was Theater People's third ever guest. For this episode, Ashford talks about her Tony Award winning turn in last year's YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU, her critically acclaimed work on the Showtime series MASTERS OF SEX, and working alongside Matthew Broderick and Julie White in the current Broadway revival of SYLVIA. (more...)

Nashville Theater Calendar 11/23/15Nashville Theater Calendar 11/23/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - Nov 23, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch NOW! FIRST YOU DREAM, Starring Kate Baldwin, Norm Lewis, and More!STAGE TUBE: Watch NOW! FIRST YOU DREAM, Starring Kate Baldwin, Norm Lewis, and More!
by Stage Tube - Nov 21, 2015

The tribute to the legendary songwriting team of Cabaret and Chicagois part of the fifth PBS ARTS FALL FESTIVAL and includes performances by an all-star cast of Tony Award winners and nominees. Watch the full performance online now! (more...)

FUNNY GIRL, Starring Sheridan Smith, Starts Tonight at Menier Chocolate FactoryFUNNY GIRL, Starring Sheridan Smith, Starts Tonight at Menier Chocolate Factory
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2015

FUNNY GIRL returns to the London stage for the first time since its 1966 premiere tonight, November 20, 2016. The sold-out run, led by Olivier and BAFTA award-winning actress Sheridan Smith as 'Fanny Brice', will play through March 5, 2016 before transferring to the Savoy Theatre in the West End from 9 April. (more...)

TV Land Announces New Premiere Date for YOUNGER, Starring Sutton FosterTV Land Announces New Premiere Date for YOUNGER, Starring Sutton Foster
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2015

TV Land has announced that the Season 2 premiere of the Sutton Foster-led YOUNGER will now be broadcast at 10pm ET/PT, with two back-to-back episodes on Wednesday, January 13th. (more...)

MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET Begins Tonight at the Engeman TheaterMIRACLE ON 34TH STREET Begins Tonight at the Engeman Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2015

The John W. Engeman Theater presents MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET, THE MUSICAL. Performances begin tonight, November 19, 2015 at 8:00pm and run through January 3, 2016. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Jonathan Groff on SPRING AWAKENING, HAMILTON & the Secrets Behind HBO's LOOKINGBWW Exclusive: Jonathan Groff on SPRING AWAKENING, HAMILTON & the Secrets Behind HBO's LOOKING
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2015

Jonathan Groff recently appeared at the historic Curran Theatre in San Francisco and wowed the crowd by 'Looking' back at his stage and screen career. (more...)

Nashville Theater Calendar 11/16/15Nashville Theater Calendar 11/16/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - Nov 16, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Minneapolis - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Minneapolis - Week of 11/15/2015
by BWW - Nov 15, 2015

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Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in St. Louis - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in St. Louis - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Little Rock - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Little Rock - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Baltimore - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Baltimore - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 11/15/2015
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Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 11/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 11/15/2015
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Meet the Cast of Michael Gow's SWEET PHOEBE at the Alexander Bar's Upstairs TheatreMeet the Cast of Michael Gow's SWEET PHOEBE at the Alexander Bar's Upstairs Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2015

The Cape Town premiere of Page to Stage Productions will present Michael Gow's award-winning SWEET PHOEBE at the Alexander Bar and Café's Upstairs Theatre this month. Genna Galloway will take on the role that launched the  international career of Oscar-winner Cate Blanchet alongside popular actor, Matt Newman. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 11/13/2015 - MISERY, Rockettes, New York Pops and More!WAKE UP with BWW 11/13/2015 - MISERY, Rockettes, New York Pops and More!
by Jessica Khan - Nov 13, 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: MISERY brings Bruce Willis to Broadway, the New York Pops welcomes a bevy of SOPHISTICATED LADIES in concert and more! (more...)

McCarter Concludes Annual A CHRISTMAS CAROL Tradition This SeasonMcCarter Concludes Annual A CHRISTMAS CAROL Tradition This Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2015

The McCarter Theatre Center's production of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol has become a welcome holiday treat for families across the region. This heartwarming and powerfully honest musical adaptation of Dickens' classic novel is a wonderful way to honor tradition while experiencing the joys and warmth of a holiday favorite. A Christmas Carol runs from Dec. 4 through Dec. 27 on the Matthews Stage. (more...)

Whoopi Goldberg to Return to Treasure Island, TodayWhoopi Goldberg to Return to Treasure Island, Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2015

Whoopi Goldberg, who has been delighting audiences since the age of eight, will return to Treasure Island November 13 at 9 p.m. (more...)

The Theatre People Podcast Welcomes Tony-Winner Daisy EaganThe Theatre People Podcast Welcomes Tony-Winner Daisy Eagan
by Matt Tamanini - Nov 13, 2015

On Friday, November 13th, the Theater People Podcast is releasing a bonus 'catching up' episode with previous guest, Tony Award-winner Daisy Eagan. Eagan became the youngest female Tony Award winner, when she won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for originating the role of Mary Lennox in the 1991 Broadway production of THE SECRET GARDEN. She was also seen on Broadway in LES MISERABLES and JAMES JOYCE'S THE DEAD. (more...)

Page to Stage Productions Presents SWEET PHOEBE at the Alexander Upstairs This MonthPage to Stage Productions Presents SWEET PHOEBE at the Alexander Upstairs This Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

In an exciting Cape Town premiere, Page to Stage Productions presents Michael Gow's award-winning Sweet Phoebe. It will be performed at Alexander Bar and Theatre from 23 to 28 November at 7pm. (more...)

J. Bernard Calloway Stars in DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS, Opening Tonight at The Old GlobeJ. Bernard Calloway Stars in DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS, Opening Tonight at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

The Old Globe's 18th annual production of DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS, starring J. Bernard Calloway in the title role, opens tonight, November 12, 2015 and will run through December 26th. (more...)

BILLY ELLIOT, ACT ONE, Chita Rivera & More Set for PBS This Fall!BILLY ELLIOT, ACT ONE, Chita Rivera & More Set for PBS This Fall!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

PBS President Paula Kerger announced at the Television Critics Association Press Tour the full lineup and airdates of PBS' annual arts programming showcase. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Stars and More Arrive at MTF's NEW ORCHESTRATIONS GalaPhoto Flash: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Stars and More Arrive at MTF's NEW ORCHESTRATIONS Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

Musical Theatre Factory in association with The Chelsea Symphony presented a gala concert event 'Get Yourself Some New Orchestrations,' the launch of an exciting new series which pairs emergent musical theatre writers with Broadway orchestrators to commission stunning new orchestrations of their shows. 'New Orchestrations,' took place at Merkin Concert Hall (129 W 67th St) on Monday, November 9, 2015 at 8PM. BroadwayWorld has photos from the red carpet below! (more...)

Susan Egan Releases New Solo CD SOFTLY TodaySusan Egan Releases New Solo CD SOFTLY Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2015

Critically-acclaimed Broadway, TV and animation star Susan Egan releases her seventh solo CD, SOFTLY, today, November 11, 2015. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Kate Baldwin, Heidi Blickenstaff & More Sing in New Promo for FIRST YOU DREAM on PBS!STAGE TUBE: Kate Baldwin, Heidi Blickenstaff & More Sing in New Promo for FIRST YOU DREAM on PBS!
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2015

FIRST YOU DREAM-THE MUSIC OF KANDER & EBB premieres Friday, November 20, 2015 on PBS. The tribute to the legendary songwriting team of Cabaret and Chicagois part of the fifth PBS ARTS FALL FESTIVAL and includes performances by an all-star cast of Tony Award winners and nominees. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek below! (more...)

FUNNY GIRL, Starring Sheridan Smith, Opens Tonight at Menier Chocolate FactoryFUNNY GIRL, Starring Sheridan Smith, Opens Tonight at Menier Chocolate Factory
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

FUNNY GIRL returns to the London stage for the first time since its 1966 premiere. The sold-out run, led by Olivier and BAFTA award-winning actress Sheridan Smith as 'Fanny Brice', will play through March 5, 2016 before transferring to the Savoy Theatre in the West End from 9 April. The multi award-winning Michael Mayer directs both productions; the first opens tonight 2 December 2015. (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth, Alan Cumming, Lily Tomlin and More Set for Carol Channing Tribute in Palm Desert This SpringKristin Chenoweth, Alan Cumming, Lily Tomlin and More Set for Carol Channing Tribute in Palm Desert This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

BroadwayWorld is excited to report that some of Broadway's biggest stars are coming out to celebrate international stage and screen superstar Carol Channing, who turns 95 this year, in a one-night-only tribute concert produced by the McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert, California on Saturday, March 5, at 8 p.m. (more...)

Broadway Vets to Lead Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS at The Music Hall & Ogunquit PlayhouseBroadway Vets to Lead Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS at The Music Hall & Ogunquit Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

The Music Hall and the Ogunquit Playhouse are pleased to announce four Broadway veterans to star in the beloved holiday classic White Christmas at The Music Hall in Portsmouth, December 9 to 20. Jeffry Denman will reprise his role as Phil Davis, which he played to critical acclaim on Broadway, Joey Sorge will play Bob Wallace, Kate Loprest debuts as Betty Haynes, and Vanessa Sonon plays Judy Haynes in this heartwarming musical adaptation that features the book by David Ives and Paul Blake and seventeen Irving Berlin songs including 'Blue Skies,' 'Sisters,' 'Count Your Blessings,' and the perennial favorite, 'White Christmas.' (more...)

ON RECORD: Megan McGinnis' Five Favorite Cast Albums- 'I Would Sing Along to Everything She Did!'ON RECORD: Megan McGinnis' Five Favorite Cast Albums- 'I Would Sing Along to Everything She Did!'
by On Record - Dec 1, 2015

Ever wonder which Broadway tunes have inspired your favorite performers? Check back every Tuesday for ON RECORD- to find out which cast recordings have made an impact on Broadway's brightest stars. In this week's edition, we hear from Robin de Jesus, who is currently starring as 'Boq' in Wicked- playing at the Gershwin Theatre. Read on to find out his top five picks! (more...)

TUTS to Welcome Back A CHRISTMAS STORY - The Musical  This Holiday SeasonTUTS to Welcome Back A CHRISTMAS STORY - The Musical This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2015

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) welcomes the clever adaptation of the 1983 comedy classic A CHRISTMAS STORY - THE MUSICAL to the stage from December 8 - 20, 2015 in Sarofim Hall at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. A beloved tradition, TUTS' annual holiday main-stage production is one of the most highly anticipated shows of the season. (more...)

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