Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Dec. 29

Below are's most popular articles from Sunday, December 29, 2013. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on!

1) Breaking News: Pop Star Carly Rae Jepsen to Replace Laura Osnes in Broadway's CINDERELLA
by BWW Special Coverage - December 29, 2013

Producers have tapped 'Call Me Maybe' singer Carly Rae Jepsen to replace Tony nominee Laura Osnes in Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, currently playing on Broadway. Jepsen will step into the role on Feb. 4 for a limited 12-week run. (more...)

2) Photo Flash: Sutton Foster, Patina Miller and More Perform at 36th Annual KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, Airing Tonight
by BWW Special Coverage - December 29, 2013

Opera singer Martina Arroyo, pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer Herbie Hancock, pianist, singer and songwriter Billy Joel, actress Shirley MacLaine and musician and songwriter Carlos Santana received honors at THE 36TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, to be broadcast tonight, Dec. 29 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Below, check out performances by Broadway vets Patina Miller, Sutton Foster and more as they pay tribute to this year's honorees! (more...)

3) VIDEOS: Disney's FROZEN Remains Red Hot Around the World; Listen to International Recordings!
by BWW News Desk - December 29, 2013

Disney's FROZEN may undoubtedly be freezing its box office competition, both in the United States and abroad, but most importantly, the film's songs remain red hot, no matter which language they're performed in. Below, check out international renditions of the tunes from Disney's latest hit animated feature, including Idina Menzel's fellow 'Elphaba,' Willemijn Verkaik, lending her voice to the Dutch version 'Let It Go!' (more...)

4) AUDIO: Rare Recordings of P.L. Travers' Meetings with Disney Execs Released
by Movies News Desk - December 29, 2013

The Los Angeles Times has obtained rare audio excerpts of MARY POPPINS' author P.L. Travers' meetings with Disney's Don DaGradi, Richard and Robert Sherman from the early 1960s. Check it out bleow! (more...)

5) My Top 20 Songs of 2013
by David Clarke - December 29, 2013

In 2013, I turned 28, which apparently is one of several years at the end of your 20s where basically your life hits the fan and sudden changes surround you. I looked around, and everyone else seemed so happy. Then, I breathed and realized that I have plenty to be happy about. In 2013 I became's official theatre recording critic and have been exposed to some incredible albums since accepting that title. Some I have loved; others I have not. Regardless of my feelings towards the albums themselves, these are the top 20 songs from 2013 I simply cannot get out of my mind. (more...)

6) Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Dec. 28 - Part 2 - CINDERELLA's Laura Osnes Brings FROZEN to Broadway; Plus WHITE CHRISTMAS & 'PHANTOM' Tours!
by BWW News Desk - December 29, 2013

Yesterday's shots include CINDERELLA's Laura Osnes brining a little bit of FROZEN (featuring co-star Santino Fontana) to Broadway, plus THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA national tour, and the final SIP from the national tour of WHITE CHRISTMAS. (more...)

7) BIG FISH Makes Final Splash on Broadway Today
by BWW News Desk - December 29, 2013

The Broadway musical BIG FISH will play its final performance today, December 29, 2013, after 34 previews and 98 regular performances at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52 Street). BIG FISH began performances on Thursday, September 5, 2013, and opened on Sunday, October 6, 2013. (more...)

8) 13 in 30: Video Highlights from 2013- SIDE SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 29, 2013

2014 is upon us, which means that it's time to look back on all of the highs and lows that this past theatre season has brought. BroadwayWorld is wrapping up the year by tributing our favorite moments of 2013, and in this series, we're highlighting 13 of our favorite musical moments on stage in just 30 seconds. Below, check out a 30 second clip from one of our favorite musicals of the year- Side Show. (more...)

9) BWW Draws the Curtain on 2013: Those We've Lost this Year
by Walter McBride - December 29, 2013

Today, we remember those within the entertainment industry that we lost in 2013. (more...)

10) A CHRISTMAS STORY Ends Return Holiday Engagement Today at The Theater at Madison Square Garden
by BWW News Desk - December 29, 2013

A Christmas Story, The Musical ends its return engagement at The Theater at Madison Square Garden today, December 29, 2013. The production began previews on December 11, ahead of an opening night on December 12. (more...)

11) STAGE TUBE: On This Day 12/29 - Jude Law
by - December 29, 2013

Happy Birthday, Jude Law! In 1995, Law starred in The National Theatre transfer of Broadway's Indiscretions at the Barrymore Theater. In May 2009, Law returned to the London stage to portray the title role in Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Donmar Warehouse West End season at Wyndham's Theatre. In September 2009 the production transferred to the Broadhurst Theatre in New York. (more...)

12) A Heart Full of Cause - Lea Salonga to Headline a Special Do You Hear The People Sing? Benefit Concert in Manila
by Jacqueline Bublitz - December 29, 2013

Fresh off the successful opening of the Asia-Pacific tour of Do You Hear The People Sing? in Shanghai, international musical theatre stars Lea Salonga, David Harris and Marie Zamora will reunite in Manila for two special benefit concerts to aid victims of Typhoon Yolanda. (more...)

13) Photo Blast from the Past: Bruce Dern
by Walter McBride - December 29, 2013

Welcome to's 'Photo Blast From the Past' series. Featuring some of the collected theatre gem's of BroadwayWorld's own senior photographer Walter McBride, the series will feature images from his archives of theatre and Hollywood related gems. (more...)

14) BWW's On This Day - December 29, 2013
by - December 29, 2013

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on December 29 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

15) Third Episode of TAKE A TEN with Jessica Phillips & Tally Sessions Now Available
by BWW News Desk - December 29, 2013

The all original ten minute musical podcast TAKE A TEN is releasing its third episode. "It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's my Boyfriend." stars Broadway veterans Jessica Phillips (Leap of Faith, Priscilla, Next to Normal) and Tally Sessions (Big Fish, Giant, The House of Blue Leaves) as an extraordinary couple with some ordinary problems. (more...)

16) Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 12/29/2013
by BWW - December 29, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/29/2013 for Los Angeles (more...)

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