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Inspired by material by Guy Bolton and John McGowan

CRAZY FOR YOU™ is the story of Bobby Child, a well-to-do 1930's playboy, who's dream in life is to dance. And despite the serious efforts of his mother and soon-to-be-ex-fiancee, Bobby achieves his dream! Memorable Gershwin tunes include I Can't Be Bothered Now, Bidin' My Time, I Got Rhythm, Naughty Baby, They Can't Take That Away from Me, But Not for Me, Nice Work if You Can Get It, Embraceable You and Someone to Watch Over Me. It's a high energy comedy which includes mistaken identity, plot twists, fabulous dance numbers and classic Gershwin music.


McCarter Theatre to Host Events with 'BASVERVILLE' Author Ken Ludwig, 3/15McCarter Theatre to Host Events with 'BASVERVILLE' Author Ken Ludwig, 3/15
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

Ken Ludwig, creator of Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery - running March 10-29 on the Matthews Stage - and acclaimed author of How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare, will be appearing at two special events on March 15 at the Princeton Barnes and Noble and McCarter Theatre Center, respectively. Both events are free and open to the public. (more...)

Broadway's LES MISERABLES Welcomes New Fantine, Eponine, Marius, Enjolras and Thenardiers TonightBroadway's LES MISERABLES Welcomes New Fantine, Eponine, Marius, Enjolras and Thenardiers Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil & Schonberg's Les Miserables will welcome several new cast members for its second year on Broadway beginning tonight, March 3 at The Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street). (more...)

Video Roundup: Meet the New Cast of Broadway's LES MISERABLES!Video Roundup: Meet the New Cast of Broadway's LES MISERABLES!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil & Schonberg's Les Miserables will welcome several new cast members for its second year on Broadway beginning tonight, March 3 at The Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street). (more...)

Betty Buckley, Lorna Luft & More Join FOLLIES Concert at Royal Albert Hall; Roles Finally Revealed!Betty Buckley, Lorna Luft & More Join FOLLIES Concert at Royal Albert Hall; Roles Finally Revealed!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Betty Buckley, Lorna Luft, Charlotte Page, Peter Polycarpou, Amy Ellen Richardson and Jos Slovick complete the cast of Follies in Concert, with The City of London Philharmonic Orchestra, at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall, alongside ensemble members Sarah Bakker, CJ Field,Jennifer Davison, Emily Warner, Lucy James and Luke Fetherstone. (more...)

Ray Quinn Joins Cast of THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND TourRay Quinn Joins Cast of THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

International theatre producer David King has announced that the singer-songwriter, actor and winner of hit TV shows Dancing on Ice, Dancing on Ice - All Stars, and Get Your Act Together, Ray Quinn, will be joining the UK Tour of JUDY - THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND. Ray was runner up in The X- Factor in 2006, with his debut album going straight to number one in the UK charts, and has starred in many West End musicals including Legally Blonde and Dirty Dancing. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Walnut Street's AND THEN THERE WERE NONESTAGE TUBE: Highlights from Walnut Street's AND THEN THERE WERE NONE
by Stage Tube - Mar 18, 2015

It's Agatha Christie at her murderous best! AND THEN THERE WERE NONE runs at Walnut Street Theatre now through April 26, 2015. Click below to watch highlights from the show! (more...)

Next Stop... Broadway! Meet the Full Cast of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, Opening TonightNext Stop... Broadway! Meet the Full Cast of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, Opening Tonight
by Meet the Cast - Mar 15, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway production of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY officially opens tonight, March 15, 2015 at the American Airlines Theatre. This is a limited engagement through July 5, 2015. Scroll down to learn more about the full company and watch interviews with the cast (who celebrated their originally planned opening on March 12) below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Raises the Dead at PMTBWW Reviews: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Raises the Dead at PMT
by Greg Kerestan - Mar 13, 2015

If you're blue and you don't know where to go to, why don't you go to PMT for Mel Brooks's OTHER musical comedy? (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Walnut Street's AND THEN THERE WERE NONEPhoto Flash: First Look at Walnut Street's AND THEN THERE WERE NONE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

It's Agatha Christie at her murderous best! AND THEN THERE WERE NONE runs at Walnut Street Theatre now through April 26, 2015. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at LES MISERABLES at Maltz Jupiter TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at LES MISERABLES at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

Experience the passion of Les Miserables. For four weeks only (March 10 - April 5), the epic Broadway blockbuster will transform the stage at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre into 19th century France. Survival of the human spirit prevails in this larger-than-life tale of compassion and destruction. Seen by over 70 million people in more than 42 countries, Les Miserables has received over 76 awards internationally, including eight Tony Awards and five Drama Desk awards. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Ray Quinn Joins the Cast of JUDY - THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND UK TourRay Quinn Joins the Cast of JUDY - THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

International theatre producer David King is delighted to announce that the singer-songwriter, actor and winner of hit TV shows Dancing On Ice, Dancing on Ice - All Stars, Ray Quinn, will be joining the UK Tour of JUDY - THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND. (more...)

THE DARLING BUDS OF MAY to Play Limelight TheatreTHE DARLING BUDS OF MAY to Play Limelight Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

A TV adaptation that shot Catherine Zeta-Jones to fame comes to Limelight Theatre this April. (more...)


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Rebecca LaChance to Star Opposite Michael Ball in New UK Production of MACK & MABELRebecca LaChance to Star Opposite Michael Ball in New UK Production of MACK & MABEL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

The Daily Mail writes that Rebecca LaChance will play 'Mabel' opposite Michael Ball's 'Mack' at Chichester this summer in a major new production of MACK & MABEL, directed by Jonathan Church. The show opens at the Festival Theatre in July, followed by a UK tour from October. (more...)

Larry Phillip's New Play LEARNING TO SKIP Comes to Shelter Studios, 4/23-5/3Larry Phillip's New Play LEARNING TO SKIP Comes to Shelter Studios, 4/23-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2015

Randomly Specific Theatre has announced that Learning to Skip, written by Larry Phillips and directed by Austin Tooley, is set to begin April 23rd, 2015 and will close May 3rd, 2015. (more...)

Jessica Lee Goldyn, James Ludwig, Kelly Sheehan and More Set for A CHORUS LINE at the Engeman; Cast, Creatives Announced!Jessica Lee Goldyn, James Ludwig, Kelly Sheehan and More Set for A CHORUS LINE at the Engeman; Cast, Creatives Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2015

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for A CHORUS LINE. Performances begin on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:00pm and run through May 10, 2015. (more...)

Australian Entertainer Stuart Wagstaff AM Passes Away at 90Australian Entertainer Stuart Wagstaff AM Passes Away at 90
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2015

Stuart Wagstaff AM, the legendary entertainer whose multi-faceted career was a pinnacle in the Australian landscape of theatre, television and music has passed away tonight peacefully at Greenwhich Hospital aged 90. (more...)

Cast Set for Signature Theatre's SIMPLY SONDHEIM World Premiere, Beginning Next MonthCast Set for Signature Theatre's SIMPLY SONDHEIM World Premiere, Beginning Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2015

Virginia's Signature Theatre is proud to announce the full cast for Simply Sondheim, the world premiere special event celebrating Stephen Sondheim and Signature Theatre's special partnership over the last 25 years. (more...)

Scoop: THE FLASH on THE CW - Thursday, March 26, 2015Scoop: THE FLASH on THE CW - Thursday, March 26, 2015
by TV Scoop - Mar 10, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE FLASH, airing on THE CW on Thursday, March 26, 2015! (more...)

Maxine Linehan to Perform 'Beautiful Songs' at the Metropolitan Room, 2/4Maxine Linehan to Perform 'Beautiful Songs' at the Metropolitan Room, 2/4
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2015

?After four BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award Nominations and a critically acclaimed run, Maxine Linehan will return to the Metropolitan Room for three encore performances of Beautiful Songs and the official album release. (more...)

Beth Leavel to Join Alliance Theatre's TUCK EVERLASTING World Premiere as 'Ma Tuck' Mid-RunBeth Leavel to Join Alliance Theatre's TUCK EVERLASTING World Premiere as 'Ma Tuck' Mid-Run
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2015

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that Beth Leavel will be joining Alliance Theatre's world premiere musical Tuck Everlasting as 'Ma Tuck', beginning February 6 and continuing through the 22nd, when original star Carolee Carmello leaves to join Broadway's production of Finding Neverland. (more...)

Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre to Present CRAZY FOR YOU, Opening 2/12Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre to Present CRAZY FOR YOU, Opening 2/12
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

The first musical of Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's 2015 Season is a fun-filled, energetic production by the Gershwin brothers, with rhythm that comes straight from the heart of musical theatre. Opening Feb. 12 is Crazy for You, the three-time Tony Award winning show that features spectacular songs, exhilirating dancing and a sweet story - who could ask for anything more? (more...)

Breaking News: LES MISERABLES Announces New Leads for Second Year on Broadway; Plus Tony Nominee Ramin Karimloo Extends!Breaking News: LES MISERABLES Announces New Leads for Second Year on Broadway; Plus Tony Nominee Ramin Karimloo Extends!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil & Schonberg's LES MISERABLES will welcome several new cast members for its second year on Broadway beginning Tuesday, March 3 at The Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street). (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Barry Finds New Love in THE FLASHVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Barry Finds New Love in THE FLASH
by TV News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

On the next episode of The CW's THE FLASH titled 'Crazy for You' - Caitlin (Danielle Panabaker) decides that she and Barry (Grant Gustin) need to move on from Ronnie (guest star Robbie Amell) and Iris (Candice Patton) and find new loves so she takes him for a night out at the local karaoke bar. Click below for a brand-new preview! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Crazy For You' Episode of THE FLASHVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Crazy For You' Episode of THE FLASH
by - Jan 28, 2015

On the next episode of The CW's THE FLASH titled "Crazy for You" - Caitlin (Danielle Panabaker) decides that she and Barry (Grant Gustin) need to move on from Ronnie and Iris (more...)

Broadway Manager, Producer and BC/EFA Activist Peter Neufeld Passes Away at 78Broadway Manager, Producer and BC/EFA Activist Peter Neufeld Passes Away at 78
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2015

A successful Broadway company manager, general manager and producer for more than 20 years, Peter Neufeld passed away peacefully after a long battle with Parkinson's disease this morning, January 27, 2015, at The Actors Fund's Lillian Booth Residence in Englewood, NJ, where he had been living since 2007. He was 78. (more...)

VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE Begins Tonight at Paper Mill PlayhouseVANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE Begins Tonight at Paper Mill Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

Paper Mill Playhouse presents its winter comedy, Christopher Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. This touching and wickedly hysterical Tony Award-winning best play features Broadway, television and film veterans: Philippe Bowgen (Spike), Gina Daniels (Cassandra), Carolyn McCormick (Masha), Mark Nelson (Vanya), Michele Pawk (Sonia) and Jamie Ann Romero (Nina). Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike will be directed by Don Stephenson. Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike will run eight times a week at the Millburn, New Jersey, theater from tonight, January 21 through February 15, 2015. The official press opening night is Sunday, January 25, at 7:00pm. (more...)

BWW Reviews: NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Tour is a 'Nice Show if You Can Catch It' at HersheyBWW Reviews: NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Tour is a 'Nice Show if You Can Catch It' at Hershey
by Marakay Rogers - Jan 17, 2015

NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT is not at Hershey Theatre long enough. It needs to be there longer. It's not perfect, but it sure is swell, and it's all-Gershwin, all the time. (more...)

Scars on 45 to Perform at WHBPAC, 2/6Scars on 45 to Perform at WHBPAC, 2/6
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

The British indie rock quartet, Scars on 45, return to Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center as part of the "Breakout Artist Series" in partnership with WEHM with an intimate acoustic performance on Friday, February 6 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Gregory Wooddell, Lucas Hall & More Star in Ken Ludwig's BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY, Premiering Tonight at Arena StageGregory Wooddell, Lucas Hall & More Star in Ken Ludwig's BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY, Premiering Tonight at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

The play's afoot! Sherlock Holmes battles one of his greatest mysteries to date at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater in Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery, a world-premiere adaptation from Tony Award-winning playwright Ludwig (Broadway's Lend Me a Tenor). Adapted from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved The Hound of the Baskervilles, this fast-paced comedic tale of murder, intrigue and a wild hound is directed by Amanda Dehnert (Arena Stage's The Fantasticks) as part of Arena Stage's 65th anniversary season. A co-production with McCarter Theatre Center, Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery runs tonight, January 16, through February 22, 2015 in the Kreeger Theater. (more...)

Scoop: THE FLASH on THE CW - Tuesday, February 3, 2015Scoop: THE FLASH on THE CW - Tuesday, February 3, 2015
by - Jan 16, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE FLASH, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, February 3, 2015! (more...)

Alexandra Dowling, Charlotte Powell, Roberta Taylor & Harriet Thorpe to Star in THE LAST OF THE DE MULLINS at Jermyn Street TheatreAlexandra Dowling, Charlotte Powell, Roberta Taylor & Harriet Thorpe to Star in THE LAST OF THE DE MULLINS at Jermyn Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

Alexandra Dowling, Charlotte Powell, Roberta Taylor and Harriet Thorpe will be starring in London's first professional production of St John Hankin's The Last of the De Mullins for over a century. Directed by Joshua Stamp-Simon, the production will open at Jermyn Street Theatre on Thursday 5 February for a limited season, previewing from 3 February and ending on 28 February. (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for January 14th, 2015'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for January 14th, 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - Jan 14, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. The BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards Celebration was great! Now onward to '50 Shades,' 'Mr. Burns' and 'Book Of Merman,' plus two from Christopher Pazdernik,' 'Ordinary Days,' 'First Wives Club,' tributes to John Hughes and Stephen Sondheim and a showtune film cameo! (more...)

Riverside Theatre Opens CRAZY FOR YOU TonightRiverside Theatre Opens CRAZY FOR YOU Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2015

Riverside Theatre, led by Producing Artistic Director/CEO Allen D. Cornell and Managing Director/COO Jon R. Moses, continues its 2014-2015 season with the Gershwin smash-hit musical, Crazy for You. Winner of the 1992 Tony Award for Best Musical, Crazy for You plays the Stark Stage from tonight, January 13 - February 1, 2015. (more...)

BWW Reviews:  Encores! Mounts LADY, BE GOOD! With Style and PanacheBWW Reviews: Encores! Mounts LADY, BE GOOD! With Style and Panache
by Michael Dale - Feb 7, 2015

Tommy Tune returns to the New York stage in a splendid concert production. (more...)

The Muny's OKLAHOMA Set to Feature the Choreography of Susan StromanThe Muny's OKLAHOMA Set to Feature the Choreography of Susan Stroman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2015

The Muny announced today its 2015 production of Oklahoma! will feature the Laurence Olivier Award-winning and Tony Award® nominated choreography of Susan Stroman. The Muny is honored to be the first theater in the world to recreate this extraordinary choreography, last seen in 2004. The Muny production will be directed by Rob Ruggiero, with music direction by Kevin Stites. Ms. Stroman's work will be recreated by Ginger 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's score is everything you dream a musical should be,' said Susan Stroman. (more...)

BWW Recap: THE FLASH Does a GREASE Duet (Seriously), Andy Mientus Returns as the PiperBWW Recap: THE FLASH Does a GREASE Duet (Seriously), Andy Mientus Returns as the Piper
by Misha Davenport - Feb 3, 2015

Barry (Grant Gustin) balances romance, karaoke and being a superhero on tonight's jam packed ep, 'Crazy for You.' Let's get you caught up to speed with the fastest man alive. (more...)

MSO to Perform Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, 2/14MSO to Perform Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, 2/14
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 02/02/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops presents One Singular Sensation: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch on February 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performance celebrates four decades of his magnificent contributions to music. Hamlisch, who wrote timeless music for both Broadway and film, won three Oscars, four Grammys, four Emmys, three Golden Globes, and a Tony in his lifetime. The concert features conductor Larry Blank with vocalists Donna McKechnie, Jodi Benson, and Doug LaBrecque. (more...)

Anthony Roach, Nancy Anderson, and More Lead Goodspeed's GUYS AND DOLLS- Full Cast Announced!Anthony Roach, Nancy Anderson, and More Lead Goodspeed's GUYS AND DOLLS- Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2015

Goodspeed Musicals kicks off its 2015 season at the Goodspeed Opera House with the Broadway classic Guys and Dolls. Roll the dice on this winning musical comedy running April 10 - June 20 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. (more...)

LES MISERABLES Runs 3/10-4/5 at Maltz Jupiter TheatreLES MISERABLES Runs 3/10-4/5 at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2015

For four weeks only (March 10 - April 5), the epic Broadway blockbuster will transform the stage at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre into 19th century France. Survival of the human spirit prevails in this larger-than-life tale of compassion and destruction. Seen by over 70 million people in more than 42 countries, LES MISERABLES has received over 76 awards internationally, including eight Tony Awards and five Drama Desk awards. (more...)

BWW Interview: Colm Feore, Coming to a Movie Theater Near You as King LearBWW Interview: Colm Feore, Coming to a Movie Theater Near You as King Lear
by Adrienne Onofri - Feb 23, 2015

Didn't get to Canada last year to see Feore play Lear? No problem, catch it in the cinema as the Stratford Festival launches film releases of its stage shows. (more...)

It's Official! Michael Ball to Star in New UK Production & Tour of MACK & MABELIt's Official! Michael Ball to Star in New UK Production & Tour of MACK & MABEL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

First reported back in November, it's now official that Michael Ball will return to Chichester this summer in a major new production of Mack & Mabel, directed by Jonathan Church, which opens at the Festival Theatre in July, followed by a UK tour from October. (more...)

Pittsburgh CLO Sets 2015 Summer Season Creative TeamPittsburgh CLO Sets 2015 Summer Season Creative Team
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

Pittsburgh CLO is pleased to announce the creative team for the ?2015 Summer Season at the Benedum Center. These Pittsburgh CLO veterans will bring Broadway's best to life at the Benedum Center all summer long. The 2015 Season includes MARY POPPINS (June 9 - 21), MAN OF LA MANCHA (June 23 - 28), GYPSY (July 10 - 19), THE WEDDING SINGER (July 24 - August 2) and the National Tours of KINKY BOOTS (August 4 - 9) and Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA (August 11 - 16). (more...)

BWW Reviews: NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Delights with Classic Gershwin TunesBWW Reviews: NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Delights with Classic Gershwin Tunes
by Jennifer Perry - Feb 2, 2015

Pure entertainment! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 2/19/15- CRAZY FOR YOUSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 2/19/15- CRAZY FOR YOU
by Stage Tube - Feb 19, 2015

Today in 1992, Crazy for You opened at the Shubert Theatre, where it ran for 1622 performances. Crazy for You is a musical with a book by Ken Ludwig, lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and music by George Gershwin. Billed as 'The New Gershwin Musical Comedy', it is largely based on the songwriting team's 1930 musical, Girl Crazy, but interpolates songs from several other productions as well. Crazy for You won the 1992 Tony Award for Best Musical. The Broadway production was directed by Mike Ockrent and choreographed by Susan Stroman.The cast included Jodi Benson as Polly, Harry Groener as Bobby Child, Bruce Adler as Bela Zangler, John Hillner as Lank Hawkins, Michele Pawk as Irene Roth, Jane Connell as Mother, and Beth Leavel as Tess. (more...)

Conservatory Theatre Company to Stage THE BOY FRIEND, 2/27-3/1Conservatory Theatre Company to Stage THE BOY FRIEND, 2/27-3/1
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

Welcome to the Roaring Twenties, a period of economic prosperity, and social and cultural change, when jazz flourished and prohibition was legal but no one paid attention. (more...)

Karen Ziemba, Brent Barrett & More Set for AMERICAN SHOWSTOPPERS at Schimmel Center, 3/6Karen Ziemba, Brent Barrett & More Set for AMERICAN SHOWSTOPPERS at Schimmel Center, 3/6
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2015

On Friday, March 6, noted arranger Fred Barton will bring the music of Broadway and the American Songbook showmanship to the Schimmel Center at Pace University in American Showstoppers: An Evening of Irving Berlin. Hailed by George Gershwin as 'the greatest songwriter that has ever lived,' the legendary Irving Berlin composed some of the most influential and widely-known songs ever written, many of which have come to form the Great American Songbook. Fred Barton now brings the power of Berlin's Broadway sound front and center, with a hot 14-piece orchestra and a cast of 17 Broadway singers and dancers, and direction and choreography by Jason Wise. (more...)

MEMPHIS National Tour to Play Capitol Center for the Arts, 3/12MEMPHIS National Tour to Play Capitol Center for the Arts, 3/12
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2015

ired by actual events, Memphis, the Musical is set in the places where rock and roll was born in the 1950s: the seedy nightclubs, radio stations and recording studios of the musically- rich Tennessee city of Memphis. With an original score, it tells the fictional story of DJ Huey Calhoun, a good ole' local boy with a passion for R&B music and Felicia Farrell, an up-and-coming black singer that he meets one fateful night on Beale Street. Despite the objections of their loved ones (Huey's close-minded mama and Felicia's cautious brother, the club owner), they embark on a dangerous affair. As their careers rise, the relationship is challenged by personal ambition and the pressures of an outside world that is just unable to accept their love. Will their love be able to withstand the trials of separation, greed and fame? This hot and bothered Broadway musical is filled with heart, soul and energy to burn! Don't miss this Tony-award winning show when it comes to Concord's Capitol Center for the Arts for one night only Thursday, March 121 at 7:30pm. (more...)

Walnut Street Theatre to Present AND THEN THERE WERE NONEWalnut Street Theatre to Present AND THEN THERE WERE NONE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2015

AND THEN THERE WERE NONE is not only Dame Agatha Christie's best-selling novel, but the world's best-selling mystery. Over 100 million copies of the book have been sold to date in 50 different languages. The success of her novel, published in 1939, led to AND THEN THERE WERE NONE becoming her most adapted work. The stage adaptation came in 1943 with a world premiere at the Wimbledon Theatre in London. In November of that same year the production transferred to the West End. Its Broadway premiere came in June, 1944 under the title Ten Little Indians. (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Jan. 31 Part 2 - ON THE TOWN Ladies Bundle Up Backstage, and More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Jan. 31 Part 2 - ON THE TOWN Ladies Bundle Up Backstage, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2015

BroadwayWorld collected as many of yesterday's evening Saturday Intermission Pics as we could to bring you Part 2 of our Jan. 31 #SIP round-up! Check out Part 1 HERE. (more...)

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