Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Feb. 1

Below are's most popular articles from Friday, February 1, 2013. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on!

1) EXCLUSIVE - Full Cast Announced for RAGTIME Concert - Butler, Miller, Cavenaugh, Latessa & More Join Starry Cast
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

Manhattan Concert Productions has just revealed the full and phenomenal cast who will take part in their concert performance of Ragtime at Avery Fisher Hall on Monday, February 18, 2013! (more...)

2) SOUND OFF: GLEE Gets Naked
by Pat Cerasaro - February 01, 2013

Last night's buck naked, buck wild episode of GLEE, 'Naked' - written and directed by series co-creators Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan - acted as evidence that GLEE is about more than mere surface sheen, shine and brilliantine vacuity and it owes its continued success to the its three best features - or, make that assets - the music, the message and the cast. Dressed to the nines or in the all together, as last night's case may have been, taken all together, GLEE continues to hit the high notes, touch the heart and showcase top talent. 'Naked' was one more episode in a surprisingly strong and enjoyable Season Four, albeit a bit body-conscious. Plus, the grand returns of Santana (Naya Rivera), Quinn (Dianna Agron) and Miss Pillsbury (Jayma Mays). (more...)

3) Photo Flash: Forbidden Broadway Takes on LES MISERABLES!
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

With Academy Awards season upon us, Gerard Alessandrini has just added a brand new Les Miserables film spoof, featuring parodies of Hugh Jackman, Ann Hathaway and Russell Crowe, to the hit musical Forbidden Broadway: ALIVE AND KICKING! at the 47th Street Theatre (304 West 47th Street - just west of Eighth Avenue). Check out photos of the cast in action below! (more...)

4) POLL: Which Upcoming Spring 2013 Musical are You Most Excited to See?
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

New Poll - Which upcoming Spring 2013 musical are you most excited to see? (more...)

5) More RAGTIME Concert News! Crawford & Grosso Join as Little Girl & Boy
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

Now, we've got an update that also joining the cast are Lilla Crawfordd as The Little Girl and Lewis Grosso as The Little Boy. (more...)

6) STAGE TUBE: Tony Award Winner Alice Ripley Makes an Appearance on 30 ROCK's Finale!
by Stage Tube - February 01, 2013

NBC's '30 Rock' bid farewell yesterday, and among those making surprise appearances for the series finale was Tony Award winner Alice Ripley - view her cameo below! (more...)

7) Photo Flash: Jenna Leigh Green, John Hill & More Reunite at BARE!
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

Bare begins its final weekend of performances, playing its final performance on Sunday, February 3rd at 7:30pm after 21 previews and 65 regular performances. The original 2004 cast, including John Hill, Natalie Joy Johnson, Adam Fleming, and Jenna Leigh Green reunited at the show and took pictures backstage with the current cast. Check them out below! (more...)

8) BWW TV Exclusive: Tim Minchin and the MATILDA Cast on the Show's Origins!
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 01, 2013

BroadwayWorld is excited to premiere a special interview with the cast and creative team on the influence of Roald Dahl's classic book! (more...)

9) Photo Flash: Liza Minnelli, Joel Grey & More Attend CABARET 40th Anniversary Screening
by Movies News Desk - February 01, 2013

Liza Minnelli, Joel Grey, and other members of the Academy Award-winning cast of the 1972 film CABARET, were reunited at last night's 40th Anniversary screening of the movie musical. The event took place at New York City's famed Ziegfeld Theatre and was presented by Turner Classic Movies, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, and Verizon. Check out photos below! (more...)

10) REBECCA Update: 'Almost' Angel Investor Revealed
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

Today, Michael Riedel reveals that potential investor, who has now been drawn into the controversy is Larry Runsdorf, who the drug manufacturing firm Breckenridge Inc. in 1983 and now lives in Boca Raton. Riedel writes: (more...)

11) VIDEO: Megan Hilty Talks SMASH on 'Jimmy Fallon'
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2013

SMASH star Megan Hilty stopped by NBC's 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon' last night to talk about the exciting upcoming second season of the hit musical drama. Check out her appearance in full below! (more...)

12) SENSE & SENSIBILITY Will Feature Mary Michael Patterson, Robert Petkoff and More in Denver
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

Denver Center Theatre Company (DCTC) will present the world premiere of SENSE & SENSIBILITY THE MUSICAL, running April 5 - May 26 in The Stage Theatre. (more...)

13) STAGE TUBE: Katharine McPhee Debuts New SMASH Song - Sneak Peek!
by Stage Tube - February 01, 2013

Back from a successful run in Boston, Eileen (Anjelica Huston), Julia (Debra Messing) and Tom (Christian Borle) are blindsided by both personal and professional obstacles as they seek to take 'Bombshell' to Broadway. Karen (Katharine McPhee) consults her new mentor, Broadway star Veronica 'Ronnie' Moore (guest star Jennifer Hudson), as she finds herself on the brink of fame, but her success may come at cost to Ivy (Megan Hilty). A new talent (Jeremy Jordan) is discovered in an unexpected place. Jack Davenport, Leslie Odom, Jr., Andy Mientus and Krysta Rodriguez also star. Jennifer Hudson, Thorsten Kaye, and Brian d'Arcy James guest star. (more...)

14) BWW TV Exclusive: Highlights from LIVING FOR TODAY Benefit Concert Tituss Burgess, Alysha Umphress, and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 01, 2013

LIVING FOR TODAY. LIVING FOR TODAY: Back to the Drawing Board just played a one-night-only engagement at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). BroadwayWorld was there for the concert, and you can check out highlights below! (more...)

15) THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- Theatre Columnist Michael Musto!
by BWW - February 01, 2013

In this week's edition, we caught up with theatre critic and columnist exaordinaire Michael Musto, who will soon bring 70'S DISCO EXTRAVAGANZA to 54 Below on February 17. (more...)

16) VIDEO: Julie Taymor, SPIDER-MAN to Be Featured on CNBC's 'Betting on Broadway', 2/4
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2013

Betting Big on Broadway takes viewers backstage with the mega-producers behind the biggest bet ever made in Broadway history, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. Maria Bartiromo speaks candidly about all the money and drama surrounding Spider-Man with original Director Julie Taymor and the show's lead producers Jeremiah Harris and Michael Cohl. Get a sneak peek at the program below! (more...)

17) Photo Coverage: In The Spotlight- Hal Prince
by Walter McBride - February 01, 2013

The cast and creative team of The Phantom of the Opera just celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the show last weekendat the Majestic Theatre. The special evening featured an extended curtain call with remarks from producer Cameron Mackintosh and director Harold Prince, a specially-taped video greeting from composer Andrew Lloyd Webber (in London and unable to attend due to a back procedure) and original West End and Broadway star Sarah Brightman (their first joint interview in 30 years), a note from original Phantom Michael Crawford and on-stage post-show performances from current stars Hugh Panaro and Sierra Boggess, joined by international 'Phantoms' John Owen Jones, Ramin Karimloo and Peter Joback. Check out photos of the show's director Hal Prince in the series 'In The Spotlight' by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride below! (more...)

18) BWW Interviews: Tom Wopat Has a New Number
by Naomi Serviss - February 01, 2013

The DUKES OF HAZZARD star has a new CD and a concert date at 54 BELOW. (more...)

19) STUDENT CENTER VIDEO: San Mateo High Presents LEGALLY BLONDE; Starts Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

The Drama Department at San Mateo High School will present its run of LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL starting tonight, Feb. 1, thru February 10 at the Bayside Performing Arts Center. Check out the video below of the cast performing a preview of the musical at the Hillsdale Mall! (more...)

20) BARE Begins Final Weekend of Performances; Closes 2/3
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2013

Bare will begin its final weekend of performances, playing its final performance on Sunday, February 3rd at 7:30pm after 21 previews and 65 regular performances. Bare began previews Off-Broadway at New World Stages (340 West 50thStreet) on Monday, November 19, 2012 and opened on Sunday, December 9, 2012. (more...)

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