Hottest Articles on BWW 2/4/2014 - 2/11/2014

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Below are's most popular articles from 2/4/2014 - 2/11/2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week on!

1) BWW TV: For the First Time in Forever - See the FROZEN Cast Sing Live Including Menzel, Bell, Gad & Fontana!
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 10, 2014

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FOREVER, the music of Disney's mega-hit film FROZEN was celebrated with live performances at Los Angeles' Vibrato Grill Jazz club last night, February 9th and the studio has now released a look at the very special evening. (more...)

2) VIDEO: Idina Menzel Performs 'Let It Go' as FROZEN Cast Reunites in L.A.
by Movies News Desk - February 10, 2014

For the first time in forever, the music of 'Frozen' was celebrated with live performances at Los Angeles' Vibrato Grill Jazz club last night. Below, check out Idina Menzel's performance of the film's Oscar-nominated song, 'Let It Go!' (more...)

3) Kristin Chenoweth Kicks Off Mini-Tour Tonight in Lancaster (With a Surprise?), Followed by Brookville, Schenectady, Louisville & San Antonio
by BWW Special Coverage - February 05, 2014 has been buzzing for days since the news that Kristin Chenoweth was asked to reprise her iconic role of April Rhodes for GLEE's 100th Episode. Tonight, audiences are going to be even more excited, as the popular star kicks off the first date of a February 'mini-tour' with a limited run of five concert dates. (more...)

4) Disney Creates for FROZEN Stage Adaptation
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2014

Disney's FROZEN musical microsite might look like the barren tundra right now, but the fact that it exists is further proof of the hit animated film's move toward the Great White Way. Check it out and sign up for updates at! (more...)

5) STAGE TUBE: Anthony Rapp Sings 'You Don't Need To Love Me' from IF/THEN
by Stage Tube - February 05, 2014

If/Then, starring Tony Award-winner Idina Menzel, will begin previews on Broadway on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 and will officially open on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Below, get a sneak peek of If/Then star Anthony Rapp performing 'You Don't Need To Love Me' from the new Broadway musical! (more...)

6) First Look At MACBETH Starring Michael Fassbender & Marion Cotillard
by Pat Cerasaro - February 08, 2014

A new feature film adaptation of William Shakespeare's bloody tragedy MACBETH starring Hollywood superstars Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard started filming this week and the first look at the stars in action on location is available to view. (more...)

7) FROZEN: MUSIC FROM THE MOTION PICTURE Sheet Music Available For Pre-Order, Out 1/29
by Pat Cerasaro - February 04, 2014

The sheet music for Disney's super-successful animated movie musical FROZEN is now available to order, featuring many of the songs that have made the family-friendly fairy tale a hit in its sing-a-long edition this weekend, as well. (more...)

8) BWW TV: SUBMISSIONS ONLY to Return to for Season 3 on March 3, Check out the New Trailer!
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 06, 2014

'Submissions Only,' Broadway's favorite webseries, is back with its highly anticipated third season. Season Three will be comprised of eight episodes spread over a 16-week period, and will air exclusively on beginning March 3, 2014. (more...)

9) Oprah Winfrey to Make Broadway Debut Opposite Audra McDonald in NIGHT, MOTHER?
by TV News Desk - February 06, 2014

Oprah Winfrey is currently in talks to make her long-awaited Broadway debut in a revival of Marsha Norman's Pulitzer Prize-winning play NIGHT, MOTHER opposite five-time Tony-Award winner Audra McDonald. (more...)

10) FROZEN's 'Let It Go' Gets SPACE JAM-Inspired DJ Remix 'Let It Slam'
by Pat Cerasaro - February 05, 2014

Disney's super-successful animated movie musical FROZEN has been paid tribute, parodied and evoked in countless fan-made videos over the last several weeks, many showcasing the standout character song 'Let It Go', and a new club-ready remix parody is now available to peruse. (more...)

11) BWW Recap: Secrets Unfolded and Exposed on DOWNTON ABBEY
by Danielle DeSisto - February 10, 2014

As the episode begins, Robert receives word that he must travel to America to see Cora's brother, Uncle Harold, who has made a bad oil investment and will need Robert's assistance at his Senate hearing. (more...)

12) Chris Pine On INTO THE WOODS Movie: 'It Felt Like A Real Summer Stock Theatre Company'
by Pat Cerasaro - February 09, 2014

Internationally recognized film and stage star Chris Pine discusses his role in the forthcoming hotly anticipated Disney big screen adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's celebrated fairy tale-themed musical INTO THE WOODS as part of a new interview. (more...)

13) Disney's FROZEN to Expand Icy Universe to Broadway, Theme Parks, Video Games and More
by Movies News Desk - February 05, 2014

It seems Disney's FROZEN has cast an unbreakable -- and unstoppable -- spell. According to Variety, Walt Disney Co. Chief Bob Iger revealed plans to expand FROZEN's icy universe during an earnings call today. (more...)

14) VIDEO: Billy Crystal Surprises Jay with All-Star Musical Farewell on Final TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - February 07, 2014

Sheryl Crow, Carol Burnett, Oprah Winfrey, Kim Kardashian, Jack Black, NBA star Chris Paul and Jim Parsons and Billy Crystal surprised Jay with a musical performance! (more...)

15) InDepth InterView: Daniel Ezralow On 2014 Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony, SPIDER-MAN Broadway Memories, Hollywood & More
by Pat Cerasaro - February 07, 2014

Today we are talking to a remarkably accomplished choreographer, actor and director who has crafted uniquely compelling movement for a number of wide-ranging projects in many mediums, from his early work as a performer onstage to creating dances for film, television and theatre - the gifted Daniel Ezralow. Discussing his elemental participation in tonight's 2014 Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony, Ezralow previews some of the pageantry, spectacle and artistry we can anticipate in the multi-million dollar production as well as the themes and ideas present in it. Additionally, Ezralow opens up about the technical process in organizing such a titanic technical production as well as outlines his collaboration with the scores of performers and behind-the-scenes individuals converging to pull it all off for a worldwide audiences. Plus, Ezralow comments on the controversial politics and ongoing drama surrounding the games. As if all that were not enough, Ezralow generously recounts his experiences working on the recent Broadway musical SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK, recounting the troubled preview period and much-discussed injuries as well as sharing his enthusiasm for his ongoing artistic relationship with master director Julie Taymor, extending also into her fantastic Beatles-inspired feature film musical ACROSS THE UNIVERSE as well as THE GREEN BIRD on Broadway and more. Besides all that, Ezralow also comments on some of his specialty work for awards shows and looks back on some of his most memorable stage and screen work. All of that and much, much more awaits in this special interview with a dance dynamo! (more...)

16) GLEE Does FRIENDS & Darren Criss Arrives In GLEE NYC
by Pat Cerasaro - February 05, 2014

FOX's hit musical dramedy series GLEE pays homage to legendary ensemble comedy FRIENDS in a new sneak peek of an upcoming episode byway of a new social media post - also showcasing Darren Criss, Kevin McHale and Chord Overstreet and more. (more...)

17) Photo Flash: Harvard's Hasty Pudding Theatricals Honor Neil Patrick Harris as 2014 Man of the Year
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2014

The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, honored Emmy Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris as the recipient of its 2014 Man of the Year Award on Friday, February 7, 2014. Harris joins Dame Helen Mirren, who was recently honored as their 2014 Woman of the Year. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)

by Review Roundups - February 06, 2014

Abi Morgan's new play The Mistress Contract, adapted from the transcripts of a real-life couple, premiered at the Royal Court on 5 February, 2014. Let's see what the critics had to say: (more...)

19) BWW TV: Watch Zachary Levi, Audra McDonald & More Tribute Neil Patrick Harris at Drama League Gala!
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 07, 2014

The Drama League honored Golden Globe Nominee and Emmy® Award winner Neil Patrick Harris Monday night at the 30th Annual Musical Celebration of Broadway at the famed Pierre Hotel (2 East 61st Street). The evening's one-of-a-kind all-star tribute, hosted by Emmy®, Grammy, Oscar and Tony® Award winner, Whoopi Goldberg, featured dozens of celebrities from Hollywood and Broadway in a one-night-only evening of musical selections drawn from Mr. Harris' career in theater, film and television, co-directed by Tony® Award winner and Drama League Alumnus Michael Mayer with Johanna McKeon, and co-produced by Roger T. Danforth and Trevor Tamashiro. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand for the big event, where he chatted with all of the evening's guests. Check out what they had to say and watch tributes from Zachary Levi, Audra McDonald and more below! (more...)

20) VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks Passion for Hearts; Gives First Look at Her Artwork on TODAY
by TV News Desk - February 07, 2014

Legendary singer and actress Barbra Streisand sat down with TODAY host Natalie Morales this morning to discuss how she's speaking up for millions of women affected by heart disease. (more...)

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