Annaleigh Ashford: Bubble-Bound
by Eugene Lovendusky - Oct 7, 2007
Annaleigh Ashford made her Broadway debut as Margot in the Tony Award-nominated musical Legally Blonde. Prior to this engagement, she was a bright 20-year-old spinning in a grandiose green dress on-stage in the first national tour ensemble of Wicked. Some nights on the road, she would cover the role of Glinda, The Good. But beginning Tuesday, October 9, 2007, Annaleigh returns to the legendary bubble, assuming the role on Broadway! Annaleigh discusses her transition from one thrilling moment in her early performing career to another… (more...)
by Jake Brunger - May 12, 2004
The London production of Mel Brooks' The Producers announces its full casting - including another Dreyfus - and the Attenborough's keep it 'in the family' with musical Brighton Rock. Also, Broadway's Blonde goes Dirty at the Duke's. (more...)
Lane and Neuwirth Keep It In The 'Family' for ADDAMS Workshop
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2009
Nathan Lane and Bebe Neuwirth are keeping warm and busy as they participate in a closed reading of the musical THE ADDAMS FAMILY here in New York. Somewhere in Midtown the starry couple are showing each other much twisted love as they lead a collected cast of theatre heavyweights in the latest workshop for the Chicago bound musical based on Charles Addams' beloved (and feared) characters. (more...)
Photo Coverage: Remembering Karen Black
by Walter McBride - Aug 9, 2013
Oscar nominee and Broadway actress Karen Black passed away yesterday, Thursday, August 8, at 74 after a two-year battle with cancer. Below, BroadwayWorld remembers the enigmatic stage and screen star. (more...)
FLASH FRIDAY: Remembering Karen Black - Stage, Screen & Songs
by Pat Cerasaro - Aug 9, 2013
Appearing in a string of unique, zeitgeist-capturing movies of the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s, the legacy of stage and screen performer Karen Black is as idiosyncratic and compelling as the actress herself. (more...)
Oscar Nominee and Broadway Actress Karen Black Passes Away at 74
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2013
According to published reports, Oscar nominee and Broadway actress Karen Black passed away on Thursday, August 8, at 74 after a two-year battle with cancer. The actress started a GoFundMe campaign in March to raise money for her treatment. In the end, her fans contributed around $62,000 in donations. (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Brothers Honeck in BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015
PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Music Director Manfred Honeck and his brother, Rainer Honeck, Keep It In the Family as Rainer makes his Heinz Hall debut during BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Brothers Honeck April 17-19. This weekend marks the first time the two have performed together professionally. (more...)
Kathie Lee Defends Matt Lauer: 'If He Goes, I'm Going Too'
by TV News Desk - Apr 26, 2013
According to the New York Daily News, NBC's Kathie Lee Gifford has composed a letter in which she sticks up for her collegue Matt Lauer. (more...)
Photo Coverage: FUN HOME Company Takes Opening Night Bows!
HAMILTON's Miranda Bans Madonna from Backstage Due to Her Texting During Show
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Photo Coverage: FUN HOME Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway!