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BWW Reviews: Balagan's ERNEST SHACKLETON Has Come to Rescue Us from the Ordinary
by Jay Irwin - Apr 20, 2014

It's not based on a book or a movie or (God forbid) a TV show. It isn't the dusted off classics from some forgotten pop icon. What Balagan Theatre has brought us with the world premiere of "Ernest Shackleton Loves Me" is a quirky, fresh and completely original new musical and one of the most exciting things I've seen in musical theater in years. It's the whole package! (more...)

Alice Ripley Auctions Unique Original Art On Ebay
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 20, 2014

Following the success of the last auction, Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar Alice Ripley has kicked off yet another online auction featuring a wide range of intriguing musical theatre merchandise showcasing many remarkable shows from her long and unique career - NEXT TO NORMAL, KING DAVID and beyond. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Talking Up SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE at Arena Stage - Part 2
by Jeffrey Walker - Apr 20, 2014

A 'crazy talented cast' brings the Leiber and Stoller songbook to life once again when Arena Stage presents SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE April 25 through June 8 in the Fichlander Stage. Director Randy Johnson and choreographer Parker Esse talked with BroadwayWorld's Jeffrey Walker about their vision for the show. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - April 20, 2014
by - Apr 20, 2014

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Must Watch! More RENT from IF/THEN; Idina Sings 'Take Me or Leave Me' with Lucky Audience Members!
by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2014

After making us squeal with delight earlier this month by singing 'Seasons of Love', the cast of IF/THEN has blown our minds again, this time with Idina Menzel singing 'Take Me or Leave Me' with lucky audience member, Sarah Elizabeth Smith, at last night's show! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/20/2014 for Ft. Myers/Naples (more...)

THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Opens Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast opens today at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). Check back for more photos, videos, opening night coverage and reviews and LOTS more! (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 4/19, Part 2- NEWSIES Get Mischievous, Shows Close, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld collected as many of yesterday's evening Saturday Intermission Pics as we could to bring you Part 2 of our April 19th SIP round-up! Check out part one HERE. (more...)

Confirmed! Christina Aguilera Is EVITA For BROADWAY 4D; Aguilera & Nigel Wright Comment
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 20, 2014

International pop superstar and notable THE VOICE judge Christina Aguilera will essay one of the most iconic musical theatre roles of all time byway of her casting in a new Broadway-themed film experience called Broadway 4D - in no less than the role of Eva in EVITA. (more...)

Are You Following BWW Yet on Twitter & Facebook?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2014

Are you one of the thousands already following BroadwayWorld.com, the biggest theatre site on the net on Twitter and Facebook? (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWMoviesWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

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Hottest Articles on BWWTVWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

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Hottest Articles on BWWMusicWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

Hottest Articles on BWWMusicWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWComedyWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

Hottest Articles on BWWComedyWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014. (more...)

BWW Spotlights VIOLET Star Sutton Foster's Blooming Career
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 20, 2014

In honor of VIOLET's opening on Broadway tonight, BroadwayWorld is highlighting Tony Award-winning actress Sutton Foster's body of work! (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWFashionWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

Hottest Articles on BWWFashionWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWBooksWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

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Hottest Articles on BWWFitnessWorld.com from 4/13/2014 - 4/20/2014
by BWW - Apr 20, 2014

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Review Roundup: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN Opens on Broadway - Updating Live!
by Review Roundups - Apr 20, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production ofThe Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast opens today at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). (more...)

VIDEO: Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen Play The Newlywed Game
by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2014

Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen got together and played The Newlywed Game. The two have been long-time friends; but, even so, they have trouble answering questions about each other. Watch the two hilariously interact in the clip below! (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- LES MISERABLES' New Bad Guy, Will Swenson!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Apr 20, 2014

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 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, Broadway's new bad guy, Will Swenson, talks all things Les Miserables- plus he shares stories about how he got his start in theatre, his past Broadway roles, and more. Check out the full interview below! (more...)

Knitting Factory Entertainment Presents CHOP AND QUENCH, Every Monday Through 6/2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2014

This coming Monday and every Monday through June 2 Knitting Factory Entertainment presents premier Afrobeat exponents Chop and Quench in residency at Knitting Factory Brooklyn. I would love to extend an invitation to you to come see the show. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: MURDER FOR TWO Welcomes VIOLET to Broadway!
by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2014

In the video below, the writers of MURDER FOR TWO play one of the songs they so totally, absolutely wrote from the new Broadway hit, Violet! Check it out below! (more...)

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE to Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Feb 15, 2015
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

NBC will air a three-hour live special on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015 in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the iconic franchise “Saturday Night Live.” (more...)

Fox Theatre Announces 2014-2015 U.S. Bank Broadway Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

The Fabulous Fox Theatre has announced its stellar 2014-2015 U.S. Bank Broadway Series, featuring the smash hit KINKY BOOTS, winner of six 2013 Tony Awards® including Best Musical. Of the six season ticket package shows, four of them will make their Fox Theatre and St. Louis debuts. Fox Theatre audiences can look forward to the unforgettable songs and sensual dancing featured in DIRTY DANCING - The Classic Story On Stage; the American dream story behind the hits in MOTOWN THE MUSICAL; Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA; the enchanting revival of Rogers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA; and the hilarious stage production of A CHRISTMAS STORY. (more...)

Pioneer Theatre Company's 2014-2015 Season to Include New Programs
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

Pioneer Theatre Company announces its 2014-2015 season, including two musicals, a world premiere of a new play, a Utah premiere of a comedy, and the first offering of a brand-new musical concert event. (more...)

Are You Following BWW Yet on Twitter & Facebook?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

Are you one of the thousands already following BroadwayWorld.com, the biggest theatre site on the net on Twitter and Facebook? (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's SUNSET BOULEVARD Starring Ann Crumb, Now Through 5/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

The Media Theatre's production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's take on 'Sunset Boulevard', the classic 1950 film noir, is on now through May 18. Check below for photos! (more...)

NSYNC vs Backstreet Boys- Joey Fatone and Nick Carter Are Feuding
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

Joey Fatone, a former member of the NSYNC, recently appeared on HuffPost Live. When asked about Backstreet Boys' recent touring gig, Fatone stated, 'I feel like they just need the money. No offense, guys. But I'm saying if you think about it, it's like, why are you coming back out again?" He then went on to say that NSYNC won't be having a reunion tour anytime soon because they are have their own lives. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Only Two Performances Left of TWO ON TAP at The John W. Engeman Theater, 4/22 & 5/6
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2014

Only 2 performances left of Two on Tap, 'An all-tapping, all-singing trip down Memory Lane,' at The John W. Engeman Theater. Performances are Tuesdays at 8pm on 4/22 & 5/6. (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 4/19- ROCKY, MAMMA MIA, and More Get Into the Spirit of Easter!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup! Today's photos come from the casts of ROCKY, MAMMA MIA!, WICKED, 50 SHADES, KINKY BOOTS, BULLETS OVER Broadway, and more! (more...)

The Milburn Stone Theatre Presents NEXT TO NORMAL, 4/25-5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

The Milburn Stone Theatre of North East, Maryland, winner of Best Theatre in the 2013 Broadway World Baltimore awards opens the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning musical, NEXT TO NORMAL by Brian Yorkey and Tom Kitt (the creative team behind this Broadway seasons IF/THEN) on April 25th, 2014. (more...)

Meet the Full Cast of Broadway's THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Opening Tomorrow!
by Meet the Cast - Apr 19, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Grandage, began previews on Broadway on April 12 and will open tomorrow, April 20 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). Scroll down to learn more about the full cast and watch interviews with the company below! (more...)

SOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: Lea Michele Sings 'I'm The Greatest Star' From FUNNY GIRL On GLEE!
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 19, 2014

Today, BroadwayWorld is thrilled to present yet another world premiere exclusive first listen to a track from the next episode of FOX's hit musical dramedy series GLEE, this time with a stupendous showstopper from Jule Styne and Bob Merrill's iconic score for FUNNY GIRL, featuring Lea Michele performing 'I'm The Greatest Star'. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 4/19- THE PRODUCERS
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2014

Today in 2001, The Producers opened at the St. James Theatre, where it ran for 2502 performances. The Producers is a musical adapted by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan from Brooks' 1968 film of the same name, with lyrics written by Brooks and music composed by Brooks and arranged by Glen Kelly and Doug Besterman. As in the film, the story concerns two theatrical producers who scheme to get rich by overselling interests in a Broadway flop. Starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, it won a record-breaking 12 Tony Awards. It spawned a successful London production running for three years, national tours, many productions worldwide and a 2005 film version. (more...)

GYPSY OF THE MONTH: Yurel Echezarreta of ALADDIN
by Adrienne Onofri - Apr 19, 2014

After playing a child, a Cagelle and a Shark, Yurel is now a denizen of Agrabah--and one of the 'hottest chorus boys' on Broadway. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Talking Up SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE at Arena Stage - Part 1
by Jeffrey Walker - Apr 19, 2014

Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller comes to Arena Stage April 25 to June 8, 2014. Part 1 of our interview with director Randy Johnson and choreographer Parker Esse looks at the legacy of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller's collaboration and impact on the rock and roll era. (more...)

Join MARK FISHER FITNESS for SEX, HUGS, AND ROCK N ROLL Benefiting Broadway Bares, 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

Join MFF for SEX. HUGS. AND ROCK N ROLL! Saturday, April 26th at 11:00 PM @ New World Stages. A Snatched Wrap Party and Rock Celebration benefiting Broadway Bares 24: ROCK HARD! You'll see rockstar performances, get your own bad-ass photo shoot with Dirty Sugar Photography, and can enter a raffle to win a new iPad or Macbook Air. Let's party! (more...)

Award Winning Leslie Uggams to Star in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's GYPSY, 7/10-20
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

According to The Courant, Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress Lesli Uggams will be starring as Mama Rose in the Connecticut Repertory Theatre's upcoming production of Gypsy. The production will run from July 10-20 at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre. (more...)

BWW Reviews: LUCIE ARNAZ Springs Into Love In Charming Cafe Carlyle Debut Show
by Stephen Hanks - Apr 19, 2014

It took Lucie Arnaz her entire professional life to get booked for a solo nightclub/cabaret show at the Cafe Carlyle. It turned out to be worth the wait-for herself and her audiences-and her weeklong run at the stylish club (that began on April 13 and ends with shows tonight at 8:45 and 10:45) would no doubt have made her famous parents--Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz--beam with pride. Lucy might have erupted into a joyful crying jag, while Desi would have kvelled in his signature rapid-fired Spanish because when it comes to her performance on a cabaret stage, Lucie Arnaz doesn't 'got some 'splaining to do.' (more...)

VIDEO: The Four C Notes Sing National Anthem at Wrigley Field
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

The Four C Notes had a great time singing the National Anthem at the Cubs/Phillies game on April 5th. It was the 2nd game of the season and the opening weekend for the Cubs. (more...)

PROOF to Open 5/1 at Sierra Stages
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

Sierra Stages will present the acclaimed 2001 Pulitzer Prize-winning play PROOF by David Auburn, May 1-18 at the Off Center Stage in Grass Valley. (more...)

CRAZYTOWN: MY FIRST PSYCHOPATH Returns to NYC at The Triad, 5/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

CrAzYToWn: my first psychopath, is creative arts therapist Jude Treder-Wolff's comic take - and true story - about a shocking encounter with a deceptive, dangerous person - the nicest guy you never want to meet. It is an insanely funny look at how working in psychiatry right about the time of savage funding cuts helps an over-eager therapist get over herself…when nothing else seemed to be working. 55% funnier than any other show with "psychopath" in the title - according to research studies we just made up. (more...)

Don't Cry For Her! Christina Aguilera To Sing EVITA In Upcoming BROADWAY 4D Movie?!
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 18, 2014

International pop superstar and notable THE VOICE judge Christina Aguilera seems set to be essaying one of the most iconic musical theatre roles of all time according to a new report confirming her casting in a new Broadway-themed film experience called Broadway 4D. (more...)

Zurich Meets New York: A Festival of Swiss Ingenuity to Present Live Music & Silent Films, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

Zurich Meets New York: A Festival of Swiss Ingenuity presents Collegium Novum Zurich: Live Music & Silent Films on Friday, May 16, 7 p.m. at the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center. Featuring music by Carola Baukholt, Hanns Eisler, Erik Satie, and Iris ter Schiphorst. (more...)

The Mexican Museum to Open LA COCINA: THE CULINARY TREASURES OF ROSA COVARRUBIAS, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

The Mexican Museum announces a new exhibition that is sure to tantalize the culinary senses of museum visitors. Opening at The Mexican Museum on Friday, May 16, La Cocina: The Culinary Treasures of Rosa Covarrubias will feature vintage photographs and an extraordinary array of Rosa's personal ceramics and cooking utensils from "la cocina" - which means "kitchen" in Spanish. Dating to the mid-20th century, these objects come from Rosa and Miguel Covarrubias' immense collection of over 2,500 paintings, ceramics, folk art, and personal photos. This incredible collection was gifted to The Mexican Museum by Adriana and Tom Williams. (more...)

Guest Conductor Jack Everly to Lead Utah Symphony in MUSIC OF THE BABY BOOMERS, 5/2-3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

Guest conductor Jack Everly joins the Utah Symphony on May 2-3 for a trip down memory lane at Abravanel Hall. This special concert, celebrating the Baby Boom generation, highlights songs and television shows from the 1960s. The program features music by the Beach Boys, Frankie Valli, and the Beatles, and guest vocalists Roy Chicas, Jim Hogan, Marissa McGowan, N'Kenge, Kristine Reese and Max Quinlan. (more...)

Foothill Music Theatre to Take a Trip to the SOUTH PACIFIC, 7/24-8/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

Foothill Music Theatre will present the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical SOUTH PACIFIC, running July 24 - August 10, 2014 at the Smithwick Theatre, Los Altos, Calif. (more...)

Micah McCain to Encore BROADWAY CREDITS at The Duplex, 5/5 & 5/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

Micah CcCain - the creative talent behind viral internet sensation 'Bonjour Girl' and his sold-out, critic's pick cabaret debut 'HEY GURL!' and his sold-out, critic's pick cabaret 'Broadway CREDITS' - is set to perform two encore performances of 'Broadway Credits!' live at The Duplex Cabaret on May 5th and May 16th, 2014. (more...)

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