Photo Flash: Actors' Equity Honors IF/THEN for 'Excellence in Diversity'
by BWW News Desk - October 14, 2014
Today, Actors' Equity Association named If/Then the recipient of the 'Extraordinary Excellence in Diversity on Broadway' Award for the 2013-14 theatrical season. The award honors shows that exemplify and promote the union's founding principles of diversity, inclusion and equal opportunity for all who work in the theatre. Accepting the award on behalf of the If/Then producers and creative team was the production's Casting Director, Bernard Telsey. Scroll down for a photo! (more...)
Tune In! Idina Menzel and the Cast of IF/THEN to Guest on Sirius XM, Beginning This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - August 29, 2014
Starting this weekend, tune in to "Broadway Names with Julie James" on SiriusXM ON Broadway for a special edition with Idina Menzel and the cast of If/Then, featuring LaChanze, Anthony Rapp and James Snyder. (more...)
THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- IF/THEN's Jenn Colella
by BWW Staff - August 15, 2014
n this week's edition, we caught up with Jenn Colella, who is starring as 'Anne' in If/Then- currently playing at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. (more...)
Broadway Week Will Return in September; IF/THEN, ALADDIN, CABARET & More to Participate
by BWW News Desk - August 4, 2014
NYC & Company, New York City's official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, today announced that Broadway Week will return this fall September 1-14. Broadway Week gives theatergoers the opportunity to purchase two-for-one tickets to 21 of Broadway's top shows for performances September 1-14. Tickets will go on sale starting at 10:30am on August 18 at nycgo.com/broadwayweek. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Sings 'Some Other Me' and 'You Learn to Live Without' from IF/THEN!
by Stage Tube - July 25, 2014
Idina Menzel recently stopped by WNYC's Soundcheck to talk about playing 'Liz' and 'Beth' in the new musical If/Then, then performed selections from the show alongside composer Tom Kitt in the studio. Watch her sing 'Some Other Me' and 'You Learn to Live Without' below! (more...)
THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- IF/THEN's Tamika Lawrence
by BWW Staff - July 25, 2014
In this week's edition, we caught up with Tamika Lawrence, who is starring as 'Elena' in If/Then- currently playing at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. (more...)
AUDIO: Idina Menzel Talks 'Liz' and 'Beth', Performs Tunes from IF/THEN in the Studio
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2014
Idina Menzel stopped by WNYC's Soundcheck to talk about playing 'Liz' and 'Beth' in the new musical If/Then, then performed selections from the show alongside composer Tom Kitt in the studio. Listen to the interview and performance below! (more...)
Hal Leonard to Release Vocal Selections from Broadway's IF/THEN Later this Summer
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2014
Hal Leonard has confirmed that Vocal Selections for Broadway's If/Then are set to be released later this summer, during the week of August 18th. (more...)
IF/THEN's Idina Menzel Sings National Anthem at Today's MLB All-Star Game
by TV News Desk - July 15, 2014
Broadway's Idina Menzel will be performing the National Anthem and giving a pre-game concert at Target Field, site of the Major League Baseball's All-Star Game in Minneapolis, Minnesota today. (more...)
THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- IF/THEN's Jason Tam
by BWW Staff - July 11, 2014
In this week's edition, we caught up with Jason Tam, who is starring as 'David' in If/Then- currently playing at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. (more...)
BWW TV: Here They Go! James Snyder, Jackie Burns, LaChanze & More Sing IF/THEN in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - July 10, 2014
Today's event featured performances from the cast of If/Then, including LaChanze, Jenn Colella, James Snyder, Tamika Lawrence, and Jackie Burns. Click below to check out 'Hey Kid,' 'Here I Go,' and 'No More Wasted Time.' (more...)
BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Go Inside the Making of the IF/THEN Cast Album with Idina Menzel & More!
by Stage Tube - July 10, 2014
Lots of hard work went into the making of the recently released original cast recording of Broadway's If/Then. In the must-watch video below, BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you an exclusive behind the scenes look at the making of the album, featuring clips from the Tony-nominated songs and commentary from Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Anthony Rapp and more! (more...)
Anthony Rapp Out of IF/THEN Due to Knee Surgery; Curtis Holbrook to Play 'Lucas' for Several Weeks
by BWW Staff - July 9, 2014
On Twitter Watch, Anthony Rapp wrote ' Sad 2 miss several weeks @IfThenMusical while I recover from knee surgery. Great @CurtisHolbrook will play Lucas. Can't wait 2 return soon. Thanks to everyone for the get well wishes. Seems my ACL had been partially torn and finally just blew out. Fortunate to have a great ortho.' (more...)
BWW CD Reviews: Masterworks Broadway's IF/THEN: A NEW MUSICAL (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is Stirring but Falls Short
by David Clarke - June 28, 2014
Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey collaborated together for a second Broadway musical, If/Then. After making a splash with NEXT TO NORMAL, anticipation for If/Then was high. Once stars like Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp, and LaChanze were attached, theatergoers saw a hit beginning to blossom. The reviews of its opening night on Broadway were mixed, and listening to the Original Broadway Cast Album illuminates why. (more...)
Photo Coverage: Idina Menzel & IF/THEN Cast Celebrate 100th Performance at Richard Rodgers Theatre!
by Walter McBride - June 26, 2014
Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Jenn Colella and the company of Broadway's If/Then just celebrated a special milestone at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. The company gathered backstage and marked the musical's 100th performance with cake, and BroadwayWorld was there for the festivities. Check out photos below! (more...)
Theater People Podcast Welcomes RENT, IF/THEN Star Anthony Rapp
by Matt Tamanini - June 15, 2014
On Monday, June 16th the Theater People Podcast welcomes 'If/Then' and 'Rent' star Anthony Rapp. Topics discussed include Rapp's two year journey helping to bring 'If/Then' to the Broadway stage (he's been with the show since even before the workshop phase), collaborating with the show's creators Brian Yorkey and Tom Kitt to create the character of Lucas, and reuniting with friend and 'Rent' co-star Idina Menzel (he has high praise for her work ethic, talent, and ability to maintain her status as one of Broadway's few 'marquee names'). (more...)
Photo Coverage: Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Anthony Rapp & More Celebrate IF/THEN Cast Album Release at Sony Store
by Walter McBride - June 13, 2014
Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, and Tom Kitt stopped by the Madison Avenue Sony store in NYC today, June 12 to sign copies of the recently released If/Then cast album - BroadwayWorld brings you full coverage of the event below! (more...)
FREEZE FRAME: Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp & More Celebrate IF/THEN Cast Album Release at Sony Store
by Walter McBride - June 12, 2014
Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, and Tom Kitt stopped by the Madison Avenue Sony store in NYC today, June 12 to sign copies of the recently released If/Then cast album - below, BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the event! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Carmel Dean Conducts IF/THEN's Idina Menzel from Radio City Bathroom!
by Stage Tube - June 9, 2014
Broadway legend Idina Menzel, nominated for the 2014 Tony for 'Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical,' took to the stage last night to perform If/Then's 'Always Starting Over,' but she didn't do it without help! In the video below, watch as If/Then musical director Carmel Dean conducts her...but from a Radio City Music Hall bathroom. (more...)
BWW Countdown: You Tweeted, We Counted Your Favorite Idina Menzel Roles
by Matt Tamanini - June 6, 2014
Last week we asked you to rank your favorite Idina Menzel roles in our new feature, BWW Countdown. Well, you took to Social Media in huge numbers and we have the results. What do you think of the list? If your favorite isn't as high as you would have liked, make sure to vote more next time! (more...)
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