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Exclusive Scoop: Welcome Back, Marilyn! SMASH Cast Will Reunite for BOMBSHELL Benefit Concert for The Actors FundExclusive Scoop: Welcome Back, Marilyn! SMASH Cast Will Reunite for BOMBSHELL Benefit Concert for The Actors Fund
Posted: Dec. 18, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Honored with Surprise 'Defying Gravity/Let It Go' Mashup at Billboard Women in Music AwardsSTAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Honored with Surprise 'Defying Gravity/Let It Go' Mashup at Billboard Women in Music Awards
Posted: Dec. 13, 2014


VIDEO: Michael Buble Talks Upcoming Holiday Special ft Streisand & Grande on TODAYVIDEO: Michael Buble Talks Upcoming Holiday Special ft Streisand & Grande on TODAY
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


Anna Kendrick, Jeremy Jordan in New Poster for THE LAST FIVE YEARSAnna Kendrick, Jeremy Jordan in New Poster for THE LAST FIVE YEARS
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


VIDEO: Nick Jonas Surprises Shoppers with 'Jealous' Performance on FAO Schwarz PianoVIDEO: Nick Jonas Surprises Shoppers with 'Jealous' Performance on FAO Schwarz Piano
Posted: Dec. 18, 2014


SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: THE VOICE Final Four Sing on Performance Finale 12/15; Full Review and Pictures!SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: THE VOICE Final Four Sing on Performance Finale 12/15; Full Review and Pictures!
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


HBO to Air Audra McDonald's Tony-Winning Performance in LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILLHBO to Air Audra McDonald's Tony-Winning Performance in LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL
Posted: Dec. 17, 2014


VIDEO: Lea Michele Sings 'Let It Go' in First Promo for GLEE's Final Season!VIDEO: Lea Michele Sings 'Let It Go' in First Promo for GLEE's Final Season!
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


Review Roundup: ANNIE Reboot, Starring Quvenzhane Wallis - UPDATED!Review Roundup: ANNIE Reboot, Starring Quvenzhane Wallis - UPDATED!
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


VIDEO: SIDE SHOW's Erin Davie and Emily Padgett Perform 'I Will Never Leave You' on 'Today'VIDEO: SIDE SHOW's Erin Davie and Emily Padgett Perform 'I Will Never Leave You' on 'Today'
Posted: Dec. 12, 2014


New INTO THE WOODS 'Curse Reversed' Meryl Streep ClipNew INTO THE WOODS 'Curse Reversed' Meryl Streep Clip
Posted: Dec. 13, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: Sting Injects Broadway With Rock RoyaltyFLASH FRIDAY: Sting Injects Broadway With Rock Royalty
Posted: Dec. 12, 2014


BWW Review: The ANNIE Remake is Bad, but Not 
Nearly as Bad as You ThinkBWW Review: The ANNIE Remake is Bad, but Not Nearly as Bad as You Think
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


BWW TV Exclusive: PARADE Finds Its 'Leo Frank'- Jeremy Jordan Will Lead Manhattan Concert Productions Performance in February!BWW TV Exclusive: PARADE Finds Its 'Leo Frank'- Jeremy Jordan Will Lead Manhattan Concert Productions Performance in February!
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


VIDEO: Cheyenne Jackson Sings VIDEO: Cheyenne Jackson Sings "Say Something" With Jackie Evancho on PBS
Posted: Dec. 13, 2014


Final COLBERT REPORT Airs TonightFinal COLBERT REPORT Airs Tonight
Posted: Dec. 18, 2014


Preview All The Tracks From The INTO THE WOODS Movie SoundtrackPreview All The Tracks From The INTO THE WOODS Movie Soundtrack
Posted: Dec. 12, 2014


SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: BACKSTAGE WITH DISNEY ON BROADWAY Confirms FROZEN Heading to Broadway!SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: BACKSTAGE WITH DISNEY ON BROADWAY Confirms FROZEN Heading to Broadway!
Posted: Dec. 14, 2014


Full Cast In New GLEE 'Take A Bow' Final Season PosterFull Cast In New GLEE 'Take A Bow' Final Season Poster
Posted: Dec. 17, 2014


Breaking News: Encores! Announces 2015 Off-Center Season; Set to Include Foster in THE WILD PARTY, Groff in A NEW BRAIN, Greene in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS & More!Breaking News: Encores! Announces 2015 Off-Center Season; Set to Include Foster in THE WILD PARTY, Groff in A NEW BRAIN, Greene in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS & More!
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


NY Philharmonic Announces Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for Jan-March 2015NY Philharmonic Announces Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for Jan-March 2015
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/19/2014) - The January broadcasts of The New York Philharmonic This Week - the weekly radio series of concerts and recordings by the New York Philharmonic, hosted by Alec Baldwin - begin with Alan Gilbert leading the Orchestra in an all-Mozart program: the Mass in C minor, Great, and Piano Concerto No. 22, featuring Emanuel Ax as soloist. The Mass features soprano Jennifer Zetlan, mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano, tenor Paul Appleby, baritone Joshua Hopkins, and the New York Choral Artists, directed by Joseph Flummerfelt.


HBO's THE NORMAL HEART Wins PGA's 2015 Stanley Kramer AwardHBO's THE NORMAL HEART Wins PGA's 2015 Stanley Kramer Award
by Movies News Desk

(12/19/2014) - According to Variety, the Producers Guild of America announced today that HBO's TV movie adaptation of THE NORMAL HEART is the winner of the 2015 Stanley Kramer Award.


Photo Flash: First Look at Atlantic Theatre Company's DYING FOR ITPhoto Flash: First Look at Atlantic Theatre Company's DYING FOR IT
by BWW News Desk

(12/19/2014) - Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) presents the American premiere of Dying For It by Moira Buffini, freely adapted from Nikolai Erdman's The Suicide. Directed by Neil Pepe, the production will feature Mia Barron, Ben Beckley,Nathan Dame, Patch Darragh, Clea Lewis, Peter Maloney, Andrew Mayer, Mary Beth Peil, Jeanine Serralles, Joey Slotnick, Robert Stanton and C.J. Wilson. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the cast in action below!


Stella Adler's Harold Clurman Playwrights Division Announces New Play SearchStella Adler's Harold Clurman Playwrights Division Announces New Play Search
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/19/2014) - The ?Harold Clurman Playwrights Division, a program of the Stella Adler Studio of Acting's Lab Theater, is now accepting new play submissions. In the second annual search for ten-minute plays with social impact, the division is calling for plays that address one of three themes: global gender violence, the environmental crisis, the school to prison pipeline.


Erich Bergen, Big Band, Jay Leonhart Duo, Duchess and More Set for Birdland, 12/29-1/4Erich Bergen, Big Band, Jay Leonhart Duo, Duchess and More Set for Birdland, 12/29-1/4
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(12/19/2014) - Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for December 29 - January 4, featuring Jane Monheit on New Year's Eve, Erich Bergen: An Early New Year's Party, Jay Leonhart Duo, and more. Scroll down for details!


Photo Flash: WE MUST BREATHE at Chicago's Victory Gardens TheaterPhoto Flash: WE MUST BREATHE at Chicago's Victory Gardens Theater
by BWW News Desk

(12/19/2014) - Victory Gardens Theater hosted We Must Breathe: A Response from Chicago Playwrights and Poets, a special event gathering members of Chicago's artistic community to share their views on discrimination, race and inequality and engage Chicagoans in a discussion about these social issues. We Must Breathe featured performances from poets and playwrights directed by Victory Gardens' Associate Artistic Producer Joanie Schultz, and a forum discussion on the performance topics, moderated by Congo Square Theatre's Artistic Director Samuel Roberson. The event was held last night, December 18, 2014 at 7:00pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue. Scroll down for photos!


BWW Special Feature: This Week in Idina Menzel's World- December 14-19BWW Special Feature: This Week in Idina Menzel's World- December 14-19
by BWW Special Coverage

(12/19/2014) - Since Idina Menzel is having a whirlwind month of both performing on Broadway and releasing a chart-reaching (and wonderful) holiday album, we decided to follow this 'Broadway stars goes big' as she travels the world's stages, the small screen and beyond with all sorts of wonderful appearances this season. For a look at what she's been up to this week, read on!


Marissa Jaret Winokur Opens Up About Time in HAIRSPRAYMarissa Jaret Winokur Opens Up About Time in HAIRSPRAY
by Nicole Rosky

(12/19/2014) - In a recent piece for XO Jane, Tony winner Marissa Jaret Winokur opens up about her time in Hairspray and coming to terms with being a plus-sized role model. She writes


Photo Flash: Brenda Braxton, Chester Gregory, Gabriela Garcia and Lee Summers Attend 2014 Holiday Jazz & Toy DrivePhoto Flash: Brenda Braxton, Chester Gregory, Gabriela Garcia and Lee Summers Attend 2014 Holiday Jazz & Toy Drive
by BWW News Desk

(12/19/2014) - On Monday, Dec 15th 2014 over a 100 artists, musicians, educators, and entrepreneurs gathered in Harlem for Shaun Derik's annual Holiday Jazz and Toy Drive (Shaun Derik's GOOD Night). Shaun Derik is a nationally acclaimed youth empowerment speaker. His clients include the Ohio and Mississippi Departments of Education, National Police Activities League, Pride, FBLA and Big Brothers Big Sister of New York. Shaun Derik's GOOD parties feature live jazz musicians, Broadway performers, an in-house chef as guests come together to benefit a specific cause. This year's cause: Toys for Inner City Children. Scroll down for photos from the event!


LYPSINKA! THE BOXED SET Adds Two Performances, 12/21 & 28; Trilogy Enters Final WeeksLYPSINKA! THE BOXED SET Adds Two Performances, 12/21 & 28; Trilogy Enters Final Weeks
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(12/19/2014) - Two added performances of LYPSINKA! THE BOXED SET have just been added to the schedule: Sunday, December 21 at 7 PM and Sunday, December 28 at 3 PM.


CEDARS to Feature Texts by Ten Native American Writers at La MaMa, 1/22-2/1CEDARS to Feature Texts by Ten Native American Writers at La MaMa, 1/22-2/1
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(12/19/2014) - Mirage Theatre Company is making its La MaMa debut with 'Cedars,' a theatrical adaptation of Native American poetry and prose performed by Native American actors, directed by June Prager.


BWW Personality Quiz: Which Fictional Broadway Diva Should You Do Your Holiday Shopping with?BWW Personality Quiz: Which Fictional Broadway Diva Should You Do Your Holiday Shopping with?
by Louisa Brady

(12/19/2014) - If you were to finish your holiday shopping with a fictional Broadway diva, who would best compliment your own shopping style? Your answer is right here in this week's BroadwayWorld personality quiz!


CAP21 to Launch 2015 Season with New Musical THE ARTIST & THE SCIENTIST, 2/4-28CAP21 to Launch 2015 Season with New Musical THE ARTIST & THE SCIENTIST, 2/4-28
by BWW News Desk

(12/19/2014) - The award-winning CAP21 Theatre Company will open its 2015 season with the first production of a new musical, THE ARTIST & THE SCIENTIST, with book and lyrics by Jenny Stafford, music by Brandon Anderson, and story by Jenny Stafford and Brandon Anderson. It is a love story exploring the conflicting ways in which we each see the world and the fears we have of losing ourselves in other people. THE ARTIST & THE SCIENTIST will play a limited run from February 4 -28, 2015 at the CAP21 Theatre, 18 West 18th Street, 5th Floor, New York.


Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch Bring 'Swinging' Christmas Party to Birdland, 12/21-25Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch Bring 'Swinging' Christmas Party to Birdland, 12/21-25
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(12/19/2014) - Birdland presents the fifth annual "A Swinging Birdland Christmas" celebration at Birdland Jazz Club starring Birdland regulars Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch. To celebrate the holidays Blackhurst, Caruso and Stritch will perform swinging arrangements of beloved seasonal specials like "Christmas Waltz," Kay Thompson's "Holiday Season," "Sleigh Ride," and "I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm" among other favorites.


John Schneider and Tom Wopat's HOME FOR CHRISTMAS Album Hits Billboard Top 10John Schneider and Tom Wopat's HOME FOR CHRISTMAS Album Hits Billboard Top 10
by BWW News Desk

(12/19/2014) - John Schneider and Tom Wopat -- the original stars of 'The Dukes of Hazzard' -- have hit the Billboard Top 10 with their new album Home for Christmas. For the week of December 20, the recording debuts at #10 on the 'Traditional Jazz' chart.


Feeding America to use NEW technology for local food rescue with $1.6M Google Global Impact AwardFeeding America to use NEW technology for local food rescue with $1.6M Google Global Impact Award
by BWW News Desk (Food + Wine)

(12/19/2014) - Feeding America today received a $1.6 million Google Global Impact Award to use technology to advance its mission to feed Americans struggling with hunger.


INTO THE WOODS Character Cards Series - Meryl StreepINTO THE WOODS Character Cards Series - Meryl Streep
by BWW Special Coverage

(12/19/2014) - 'Into the Woods' is a modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. This humorous and heartfelt musical follows the classic tales of Cinderella (Anna Kendrick), Little Red Riding Hood (Lilla Crawford), Jack and the Beanstalk (Daniel Huttlestone), and Rapunzel (MacKenzie Mauzy)-all tied together by an original story involving a baker and his wife (James Corden & Emily Blunt), their wish to begin a family and their interaction with the witch (Meryl Streep) who has put a curse on them.


THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: December 13-19THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: December 13-19
by Louisa Brady

(12/19/2014) - Whether you've been living under a rock for the past week or you're just in the mood for a recap, BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures' is here to satisfy your end-of-the-week fix! Take a look below to catch up on the latest happenings from the Great White Way to The West End (and everywhere in between) with coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights and more. Highlights this week include coverage of HAMILTON rehearsals, the NYC workshop of Sara Bareillis's new musical WAITRESS, Imelda Staunton in GYPSY, and more!


DEATHTRAP at Everyman Theatre - HO HO HO...A Whodunit for the Holidays!DEATHTRAP at Everyman Theatre - HO HO HO...A Whodunit for the Holidays!
by Charles Shubow (Baltimore)

(12/19/2014) - Ira Levin murder mystery is packed with mayhem and macabre.


Behind The Scenes Of Idina Menzel's HOLIDAY WISHES 'Do You Hear What I Hear?'Behind The Scenes Of Idina Menzel's HOLIDAY WISHES 'Do You Hear What I Hear?'
by Pat Cerasaro

(12/19/2014) - Go behind the scenes of Idina Menzel's hit holiday album!


PTC to Stage World Premiere of ALABAMA STORYPTC to Stage World Premiere of ALABAMA STORY
by BWW News Desk (Salt Lake City)

(12/19/2014) - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones, January 9 - 24, 2015. The play was workshopped in Pioneer Theatre Company's new play reading series, Play-by-Play, last season. The play-a finalist in the 2014 National Playwrights Conference-coincides with the 50th anniversaries of the Civil Rights Act and the Voting Rights Act.


Richard Montoya, Ric Salinas & More to Star in 'CHAVEZ RAVINE' at the Kirk Douglas TheatreRichard Montoya, Ric Salinas & More to Star in 'CHAVEZ RAVINE' at the Kirk Douglas Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(12/19/2014) - Casting is set for powerhouse Latino theatre group Culture Clash's "Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival," which opens February 4, 2015, at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Previews begin January 27 and performances run through March 1.


DRUNK SHAKESPEARE Extends Through September 2015DRUNK SHAKESPEARE Extends Through September 2015
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(12/19/2014) - Producer Scott Griffin has announced that due to popular demand, DRUNK SHAKESPEARE will extend Off-Broadway through September 2015.


Tickets to RAIN at Benedum Center On Sale TodayTickets to RAIN at Benedum Center On Sale Today
by BWW News Desk (Pittsburgh)

(12/19/2014) - Experience an all new show when the internationally-acclaimed Beatles concert, RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES, which makes its debut in Pittsburgh on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. The special, one night only performance will take place at the Benedum Center, located at 237 7th Street, downtown Pittsburgh. This event is presented by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust as part of the Cohen & Grigsby Trust Presents series. Tickets ($32.25-$62.25) are available at TrustArts.org, by calling ?412-456-6666, or in person at Theater Square Box Office, 655 Penn Avenue. Groups tickets are available and can be purchased by calling (412) 471-6930.


DVR Alert: Cast of Broadway's JERSEY BOYS to Perform on GMA, 12/26DVR Alert: Cast of Broadway's JERSEY BOYS to Perform on GMA, 12/26
by TV News Desk

(12/19/2014) - ABC has announced that the FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26th broadcast of GOOD MORNING AMERICA will feature a performance by the cast of Broadway's JERSEY BOYS.


Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's THE ODD COUPLE Begins 12/27Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's THE ODD COUPLE Begins 12/27
by BWW News Desk (Indianapolis)

(12/19/2014) - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's 2015 Season has an odd start as it opens with Neil Simon's classic comedy The Odd Couple. On stage starting Dec. 27, this four-time Tony Award winning show is ready to liven up winter with plenty of laughs.


Tickets to Can Rep's HOW DO I LOVE THEE Now On SaleTickets to Can Rep's HOW DO I LOVE THEE Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk (Toronto)

(12/19/2014) - Tickets are on sale now for Canadian Rep Theatre's presentation of the Toronto premiere of Florence Gibson MacDonald's How Do I Love Thee?, at the Berkeley Street Upstairs Theatre, from January 31 - February 22, 2015.


BWW Reviews: Grain of Sand's YOU CAN'T GET A DECENT MARGARITA AT THE NORTH POLE is Good Old-Fashioned Kitschy Christmas FunBWW Reviews: Grain of Sand's YOU CAN'T GET A DECENT MARGARITA AT THE NORTH POLE is Good Old-Fashioned Kitschy Christmas Fun
by Benjamin Tomchik (Washington, DC)

(12/19/2014) - Grain of Sand's You Can't Get a Decent Margarita at the North Pole is the perfect present for anyone looking for good old-fashioned kitschy Christmas fun this holiday season.


Ashley Fox Linton & Louis Pardo to Lead Rubicon Theatre's THE LAST FIVE YEARSAshley Fox Linton & Louis Pardo to Lead Rubicon Theatre's THE LAST FIVE YEARS
by BWW News Desk (Costa Mesa)

(12/19/2014) - Rubicon Theatre Company of Ventura has just announced the director and cast for the company's mainstage production of The Last Five Years, Jason Robert Brown's emotionally powerful, intimate pop musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in love and try to hold on to each other when life leads them in opposite directions.


THE ELEPHANT MAN Extends on Broadway; Select Performances Cancelled in JanuaryTHE ELEPHANT MAN Extends on Broadway; Select Performances Cancelled in January
by BWW News Desk

(12/19/2014) - Due to popular demand, the producers of Broadway's new critically acclaimed production of The Elephant Man are pleased to announce that the show will get a one week extension and now play through Sunday, February 22nd at 3pm.


The Manatee Players' BRIGADOON and THE FOURSOME Open Next MonthThe Manatee Players' BRIGADOON and THE FOURSOME Open Next Month
by BWW News Desk (St. Petersburg)

(12/19/2014) - The Manatee Players' production of BRIGADOON opens in Stone Hall at the Manatee Performing Arts Center on Thursday January 8 and plays through Sunday January 25, 2015.


Hugh Jackman-Led THE RIVER Recoups on BroadwayHugh Jackman-Led THE RIVER Recoups on Broadway
by BWW News Desk

(12/19/2014) - Producer Sonia Friedman just announced that The River, the critically acclaimed new play by Jez Butterworth, starring Hugh Jackman, Laura Donnelly and Cush Jumbo and directed by Ian Rickson, has recouped its $3.2 million capitalization as of this week. The production plays through Sunday, February 8, 2015 only, at Circle in the Square Theatre (50th Street, between Broadway and Eighth Avenue).


BWW Features: EXERCISE DVD GIFTS for Good Health all Year Part 2BWW Features: EXERCISE DVD GIFTS for Good Health all Year Part 2
by Marina Kennedy (Fitness)

(12/19/2014) - Check out our DVD suggestions so you can give a holiday gift of good health at the touch of a button for friends and family.


CEDARS, Featuring Works by Native American Writers, Set for La MaMa in 2015CEDARS, Featuring Works by Native American Writers, Set for La MaMa in 2015
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/19/2014) - Mirage Theatre Company is making its La MaMa debut with 'Cedars,' a theatrical adaptation of Native American poetry and prose performed by Native American actors, directed by June Prager. Through the poetic voices of contemporary Native American writers, the play gives a 21st century face to the struggles of indigenous people, depicting their adaptation into modern-day society and celebrating Native American culture and enduring spirit. Participating writers include Arthur Tulee (Yakama), Tiffany Midge (Hunkpapa Sioux), Gail Tremblay (Onondaga/M'kmaq), Deborah A. Miranda (Ohlone-Costanoan Esselen), Alex Jacobs (Akwesasne Mohawk), William Michael Paul (Hunkpapa Sioux), Joseph Bruchac (Abenaki), Martha Brice (Tlingit), Molly McGlennen (Anishinaabe), and Evan Pritchard (M'kmaq). La MaMa will present the work, in association with Mirage Theatre Company, January 22 to February 1 in La MaMa's First Floor Theater, 74A East Fourth Street (East Village).




 
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