Hottest Articles on BWW from Saturday, Aug. 9

Below are's most popular articles from Saturday, August 9, 2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on!

1) Gary Barlow Reveals Insight Into FINDING NEVERLAND Score
by Pat Cerasaro - August 09, 2014

The hotly anticipated new stage adaptation of the recent PETER PAN-centric film FINDING NEVERLAND is currently in previews out of town and a preliminary sneak peek of the score for the show is now available to hear. (more...)

by BroadwayWorld TV - August 09, 2014

This week's event featured performances from the cast of Jersey Boys featuring: Richard Blake, Jared Bradshaw, Drew Gehling, Ryan Molloy,Miles Aubrey, Erik Bates, John Edwards, Chris Messina, Mauricio Perez, Nathan Scherich. Check out clips of 'Big Girls Don't Cry,' 'Walk Like a Man,' 'I Can't Take My Eyes Off of You,' 'Oh What a Night,' and 'Who Loves You' below! (more...)

3) BWW TV: Chatting with Julia Stiles, James Wirt & More on Opening Night of PHOENIX!
by BroadwayWorld TV - August 09, 2014

Scott Organ's dark romantic comedy Phoenix, directed by Jennifer DeLia and starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award nominee Julia Stiles and James Wirt plays a limited engagement through Saturday, August 23 at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street). BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand for the opening on Thursday night and below you can check out what the company had to say after the curtain went down! (more...)

4) Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Aug 9 - West End Casts Support THE PHILIPPINE DREAM and More!
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2014

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup. Today's photos come from the casts of BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, ALADDIN, NEWSIES, THE FANTASTICKS, ROCKY, and BOOK OF MORMON, MAMMA MIA!, LES MISERABLES, THE LION KING, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, BILLY ELLIOT and DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS in the West End! (more...)

5) Photo Flash: First Look at Kerry Ellis, Back in Green for WICKED in the West End!
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2014

WICKED, the smash hit musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, recently surpassed the run of Me and My Girl to become the 14th longest-running musical in West End theatre history. Not only that, but Kerry Ellis is back onstage as 'Elphaba'. Scroll down for photos of her in action! (more...)

6) Jennifer Cody, Scott Schafer & More Lead Antigone Musical, VESTMENTS OF THE GODS; Plays FringeNYC Now thru 8/24
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2014

5000 Broadway Productions presents its newest production, Vestments of the Gods, as part of the 18th annual New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC. Vestments of the Gods is a musical play written by Owen Panettieri with music by David Carl and lyrics by Owen Panettieri. The show will run for five performances during the festival at FringeNYC Venue #7: Theatre 80 on St. Marks Place. (more...)

7) Jennifer Tepper Announces Eight Theaters Explored in THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, Volume 2!
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2014

Volume 2 of writer and musical theater historian Jennifer Tepper's 'THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY: Tales from the World's Most Famous Theaters' series is in the works, and the author just took to Twitter to announce the eight theaters featured in the second installment. Learn all the details in her announcement, plus check out the table of contents below! (more...)

8) NY Public Library for the Performing Arts Curator Doug Reside on Kander and Ebb
by NYPL for the Performing Arts - August 09, 2014 our exclusive content series, in collaboration with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, which delves into the library's unparalleled archives, and resources. Below, check out a piece by Doug Reside (Lewis and Dorothy Cullman Curator for the Billy Rose Theatre Division) on Cabaret: (more...)

9) STAGE TUBE: Glen Hansard Joins ONCE Cast in LA for Surprise Performance
by Stage Tube - August 09, 2014

Last night, August 8, star and composer of the 2006 indie film and Tony-winning Broadway musical ONCE Glen Hansard joined the national touring cast at the Pantages in Los Angeles for a special performance after the curtain call. Check it out below! (more...)

10) BWW TV: THE FANTASTICKS' Max Crumm and Samantha Bruce Visit BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK!
by BroadwayWorld TV - August 09, 2014

This week's event featured performances from the cast of The Fantasticks, featuring: max Crumm and Samantha Bruce. Check out a clip of 'Soon It's Gonna Rain' below! (more...)

by TV News Desk - August 09, 2014

Celebrate the Oscar-winning composer who wrote high-flying songs for Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby, such as 'Moonlight Becomes You' and 'Come Fly With Me' in PBS's JIMMY VAN HEUSEN: SWINGIN' WITH FRANK & BING special, featuring interviews with Frank Sinatra, Jr., Harry Crosby, Tony Bennett, Shirley MacLaine and more. Go behind the scenes in the video below! (more...)

12) San Jose Rep to Auction Off Assets Following Bankruptcy
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2014

As part of its ongoing bankruptcy, San Jose Rep, the 34-year-old non-profit theatre company that ceased operation in June, will now begin auctioning off its assets used throughout its productions. (more...)

by Pat Cerasaro - August 09, 2014

An impressive collection of filmed plays featuring a host of world renowned performers is now available to order via BROADWAY THEATRE ARCHIVE: GREAT PERFORMANCES Set 1, which includes the plays DEATH OF A SALESMAN, FOR COLORED GIRLS..., UNCOMMON WOMEN and ALICE AT THE PALACE. (more...)

14) STAGE TUBE: Scott Alan Performs 'Blessing' from Album 'KEYS'
by Stage Tube - August 09, 2014

Famed composer Scott Alan recently took part in the Broadway Gets GLAAD: A Benefit Concert on August 4, where he performed a rendition of his song 'Blessing' from his album KEYS: THE SONGS OF SCOTT ALAN. Check out his performance below! (more...)

15) BWW's On This Day - August 9, 2014
by - August 09, 2014

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 9 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

16) Review Roundup: THE MAIDS at Lincoln Center Festival
by Review Roundups - August 09, 2014

Sydney Theatre Company returns to Lincoln Center Festival with Cate Blanchett, Isabelle Huppert, and Elizabeth Debicki in Jean Genet's The Maids. The show opened last night, August 8, 2014. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

17) BWW Previews: The London Stage, August 2014
by Alice Chappell - August 09, 2014

Some insight into what's happening in the West End throughout August -what we'll bid goodbye to and what we'll welcome in... (more...)

18) Eydie Gorme's SINCE I FELL FOR YOU Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 9/30
by Pat Cerasaro - August 09, 2014

Internationally revered vocalist and concert performer Eydie Gorme is showcased on a new reissue of her 1981 solo album SINCE I FELL FOR YOU, including musical theatre songs, Great American Songbook standards, pop hits and more. (more...)

19) BWW Review: Music Circus Lovingly Revives BRIGADOON
by Don Grigware - August 09, 2014

Say what you will about legends, myths and miracles, but Brigadoon has a charm and appeal that can turn a nonbeliever to...well, at least make you rethink your existence as you exult in the lavish musical score by Lerner & Loewe. Now in a lovely production at Sacramento's Music Circus in the Wells Fargo Pavilion in Sacramento, this early L & L work is receiving a rare revival through this Sunday August 10 only. (more...)

20) FOREVER FLAMENCO Returns to the Ford Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2014

The dancers, musicians and singers of Forever Flamenco have been delighting Fountain Theatre audiences for over two decades with the intensity, precision and exhilaration for which flamenco is known. Now Forever Flamenco returns to the outdoor stage at the Ford Theatres with this passionate expression of Spanish culture. A roster of internationally renowned flamenco artists will pay tribute to Los Angeles flamenco pioneer Roberto Amaral tonight, Aug. 9 at 8:30 p.m. at the Ford Amphitheatre in Hollywood. (more...)

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