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VIDEO: Glenn Close and Cast of SUNSET BOULEVARD Take Final Broadway BowsVIDEO: Glenn Close and Cast of SUNSET BOULEVARD Take Final Broadway Bows
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

Three-time Tony Award-winner Glenn Close took her final bow today as 'Norma Desmond' in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning masterpiece, Sunset Boulevard. Check out the video of the final curtain call below! (more...)

VIDEO: Go Behind-the-Scenes with Cast of New Netflix Series GLOWVIDEO: Go Behind-the-Scenes with Cast of New Netflix Series GLOW
by TV News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

Spandex? No problem. Power Bomb? They got this. Go behind the scenes and hear how the cast of GLOW prepared for their roles and what it takes to become a TKO (total knock out?) ? in this featurette released today by Netflix, featuring interviews with the cast and new footage. (more...)

VIDEO: Debbie Reynolds & More Honored in TONY AWARDS In Memoriam SegmentVIDEO: Debbie Reynolds & More Honored in TONY AWARDS In Memoriam Segment
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2017

Debbie Reynolds, Gene Wilder, Florence Henderson, James Nederlander more legends of Broadway were honored during the In Memoriam segment of the 70th Annual TONY AWARDS. Watch the video below. (more...)

VIDEO: Glenn Close Recalls Taking On Lead Broadway Role With No Rehearsals!VIDEO: Glenn Close Recalls Taking On Lead Broadway Role With No Rehearsals!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

On today's LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN, Glenn Close chatted about one of her first jobs on Broadway as an understudy, and having to play the lead role without rehearsing. (more...)

Tony Awards Close-Up: Which Broadway Bestie is HELLO, DOLLY!'s Gavin Creel Happiest For? Find Out!Tony Awards Close-Up: Which Broadway Bestie is HELLO, DOLLY!'s Gavin Creel Happiest For? Find Out!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 5, 2017

As described by Gavin Creel himself, this Hello, Dolly! is a 'musical theatre miracle.' Equally miraculous is his performance as Cornelius Hackl, which just earned him a Tony nomination for Featured Actor in a Musical. Below, watch as he chats about the role, plus explains why he is extra-excited for one of his fellow nominees! (more...)

VIDEO: Christian Borle Talks Shocking Demise of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Character on 'Late Show'VIDEO: Christian Borle Talks Shocking Demise of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Character on 'Late Show'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW, Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY star Christian Borle explained how former Willy Wonkas Gene Wilder and Johnny Depp have set the chocolate bar very high! (more...)

VIDEO: Glenn Close Talks Return to 'Norma Desmond' on LATE SHOWVIDEO: Glenn Close Talks Return to 'Norma Desmond' on LATE SHOW
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW, Glenn Close, star of SUNSET BOULEVARD on Broadway, shared a framed letter she received from her idol, Hollywood icon Katharine Hepburn. (more...)

VIDEO: Glenn Close Talks Reprising Role of Norma Desmond in Broadway's SUNSET BOULEVARDVIDEO: Glenn Close Talks Reprising Role of Norma Desmond in Broadway's SUNSET BOULEVARD
by TV News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, guest Glenn Close chatted about her costume collection which she plans to donate to Indiana University. Later, the actress talks about reprising her role as Norma Desmond in the Broadway revival of SUNSET BOULEVARD. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Wrath of Savitar' Episode of THE FLASHVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Wrath of Savitar' Episode of THE FLASH
by - Mar 1, 2017

On the next episode of THE FLASH on The CW titled "The Wrath of Savitar", while training with Barry (Grant Gustin), Wally (Keiynan Lonsdale) starts to have visions of Savitar, which he hides from the team. (more...)

Red Carpet Roundup: Richard Ridge Gets the Inside Scoop on Opening Night of SUNSET BOULEVARDRed Carpet Roundup: Richard Ridge Gets the Inside Scoop on Opening Night of SUNSET BOULEVARD
by TV - Red Carpets - Feb 9, 2017

Acclaimed actress Glenn Close has headed back to Broadway to play the iconic role of faded Hollywood star Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Sunset Boulevard, which won her a Tony in 1995. (more...)

VIDEO: SUNSET BOULEVARD's Glenn Close Shares 'Story Is As Relevant As Ever'VIDEO: SUNSET BOULEVARD's Glenn Close Shares 'Story Is As Relevant As Ever'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

Glenn Close stopped by this morning's TODAY on NBC and tells Matt Lauer, 'the story of Norma Desmond is as relevant as ever.' (more...)

VIDEO: Glenn Close Performs 'Splish Splash'; Demos SUNSET BOULEVARD Warm Up ExercisesVIDEO: Glenn Close Performs 'Splish Splash'; Demos SUNSET BOULEVARD Warm Up Exercises
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Glenn Close gave a sample of one of her high school performing group's song parodies and demos a vocal exercise she uses to warm up for her Broadway show SUNSET BOULEVARD. (more...)

BWW TV: Norma's Back! Glenn Close & Company Get Ready to Bring SUNSET BOULEVARD Back to BroadwayBWW TV: Norma's Back! Glenn Close & Company Get Ready to Bring SUNSET BOULEVARD Back to Broadway
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 25, 2017

Three-time Tony Award-winner Glenn Close and company are in rehearsals for the Broadway return of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Sunset Boulevard. Close made her West End debut in bravura sold-out limited engagement at the English National Opera (ENO) in April 2016, winning an Evening Standard Award for her iconic portrayal of Norma Desmond. Based on Billy Wilder's classic Academy Award-winning film, Sunset Boulevard features a celebrated book and lyrics by Don Black and Christopher Hampton.) Directed by Lonny Price, this production of Sunset Boulevard will feature a 40-piece orchestra on the stage of The Palace Theatre (1564 7th Avenue), the biggest on Broadway in more than 80 years. Performances will begin on Thursday, February 2, 2017, with an official opening night set for Thursday, February 9, 2017.Sunset Boulevard will play a limited 16-week engagement. (more...)

VIDEO: Kristen Gehling performs McCasland's ALICE PAUL for Election DayVIDEO: Kristen Gehling performs McCasland's ALICE PAUL for Election Day
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

In honor of this historic Presidential race, McCasland recently debuted a piece inspired by the life of suffragette Alice Paul. Just in time for Election Day, actress Kristen Gehling has brought the monologue to life. (more...)

VIDEO: David Hyde Pierce Talks HELLO DOLLY, A LIFE & More on 'Live'VIDEO: David Hyde Pierce Talks HELLO DOLLY, A LIFE & More on 'Live'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

David Hyde Pierce talked with Kelly Ripa and guest co-host Matt Bomer about his current Off-Broadway project, A LIFE, at Playwrights Horizons and his starring role in the upcoming production of HELLO DOLLY opposite, Bette Midler. (more...)

VIDEO: Alan Rickman, Jon Polito & More Honored in Emmy Awards 'In Memoriam'VIDEO: Alan Rickman, Jon Polito & More Honored in Emmy Awards 'In Memoriam'
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Recording artist Tori Kelly performed a moving tribute to those lost this year in the television industry on last night's 68th ANNUAL EMMY AWARDS. (more...)

VIDEO: Mel Brooks Remembers Good Friend Gene Wilder on TONIGHT SHOWVIDEO: Mel Brooks Remembers Good Friend Gene Wilder on TONIGHT SHOW
by - Aug 31, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, legendary comedian Mel Brooks talked about working with his good friend Gene Wilder over the years, including the origin of Young Frankenstein. (more...)

VIDEO: James Corden Delivers Emotional Tribute to the Late Gene WilderVIDEO: James Corden Delivers Emotional Tribute to the Late Gene Wilder
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, host James Corden fondly recalled his experiences with the late Gene Wilder, who passed away yesterday at the age of 83 (more...)

VIDEO: Bette Midler On Gender Relations, Planting Trees and The Challenge of HELLO, DOLLY!VIDEO: Bette Midler On Gender Relations, Planting Trees and The Challenge of HELLO, DOLLY!
by Michael Dale - Aug 23, 2016

The last time Bette Midler graced a Broadway stage, she was the sole cast member of John Logan's I'LL EAT YOU LAST: A CHAT WITH SUE MENGERS. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Playwright Paula Vogel Gives Writing Advice for DGF's Traveling Masters ProgramSTAGE TUBE: Playwright Paula Vogel Gives Writing Advice for DGF's Traveling Masters Program
by Stage Tube - Jul 21, 2016

Paula Vogel, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of How I Learned To Drive, The Baltimore Waltz, And Baby Makes Seven, and this year's Indecent, led a public workshop at the Minneapolis Playwrights' Center as part of The Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program. Scroll down for a clip! (more...)