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BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More!

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BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More!
1) BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More! Ben Platt, Patti LuPone to Perform Broadway Tribute at 2018 GRAMMY AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2018

Patti LuPone, who will reprise her 1981 GRAMMY performance of 'Don't Cry For Me Argentina,' and 'Dear Evan Hansen's' currently nominated Ben Platt, performing a classic from 'West Side Story' in a special Broadway tribute honoring the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Leonard Bernstein.. (more...)


2) BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More! DEAR EVAN HANSEN Tours to Seattle January 2019, Full Line Up for Broadway at The Paramount
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2018

The 2018/2019 KeyBank Broadway at The Paramount season brings another year of extraordinary entertainment to The Paramount Theatre, with a schedule full of classic, familiar titles and brand new, award-winning productions.. (more...)


3) BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More! Afternoon Update: Winter Storm Grayson Blankets NYC But the Shows Must Go On!
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2018

Bundle up, New York! Winter Storm Grayson is here, and we're likely to be left with lots of snow, ice, and chaos in his wake.. (more...)


4) BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More! THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Soundtrack to Hit No. 1 on Billboard 200
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2018

Billboard reports that the soundtrack to the musical film THE GREATEST SHOWMAN, is heading to the No. 1 spot on next week's Billboard 200 albums chart.. (more...)


5) BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More! Stephen Spinella Will Lead Berkeley Rep's ANGELS IN AMERICA
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2018

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced the full cast and creative team for Tony Kushner's Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, Part One: Millennium Approaches and Part Two: Perestroika.. (more...)


BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More!
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Today's Call Sheet:

-DISCO PIGS, starring Evanna Lynch of Harry Potter, begins performances tonight at Irish Rep!

-Christine Toy Johnson and Bobby Cronin present a sneak peek of new musical TILL SOON, ANNIE tonight!

-Motus Theater Company's PANORAMA opens at La MaMa tonight, as part of Under the Radar Festival!

-LITERATI, a parody show about author readings, runs one night only at Caveat tonight, featuring Matt Rogers, Desi Domo, Woody Fu, and Priya Patel

-The 20th edition of Transplants Comedy Show heads to QED tonight!


BWW Exclusive: Check out the newest episode of our exclusive podcast 'Behind the Curtain' which discusses KWAMINA, APPLAUSE, and more! Listen here.

BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More!


What we're geeking out over: Andrew Lloyd Webber has penned a new tune for the CATS film!

BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More!


What we're listening to: Still snowed in from yesterday's storm? Cuddle up with BroadwayWorld's snow day playlist! Listen here,

BWW Morning Brief January 5th, 2018: Ben Platt and Patti LuPone's Broadway GRAMMY Tribute, and More!


Social Butterfly: Baz Bamigboye has tweeted that Liam Steel will choreograph COMPANY on the West End, which will feature Patti LuPone.


See you bright and early Monday, BroadwayWorld!



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