THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: March 14-20
Catch up on the week's biggest stories from Broadway and beyond in BroadwayWorld's "This Week in Pictures," featuring coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights, and more. Highlights this week include coverage of Sutton Foster's solo debut at Carnegie Hall, opening night of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, the cast of ALADDIN celebrating one year on Broadway, and more!
Pictured: Sutton Foster
On March 13, The New York Pops continued its 31st season with two-time Tony Award® winner Sutton Foster in her solo debut at Carnegie Hall. Check out more photos of the performance, featuring Joshua Henry and Megan McGinnis, here!
American soprano and star of Broadway's LIVING ON LOVE, Renée Fleming was awarded the Cross of the Order of Merit by President of the Federal Republic of Germany Joachim Gauck, for her "outstanding work in German-American relations." See more pictures here!
The company of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY just celebrated its opening with the Gypsy Robe ritual, at which the recipient from HONEYMOON IN VEGAS bestowed the honor on Bahiyah Hibah. Check out more photos here!
Pictured: Rob McClure and the cast of HONEYMOON IN VEGAS.
Fresh off his Tony Award® for The Bridges of Madison County, superstar composer-lyricist Jason Robert Brown is back with new musical HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, which opened on Broadway to rave reviews. Featuring screen star Tony Danza and Tony nominee Rob McClure, the glitzy show boasts a hilarious book by Andrew Bergman, writer of the cult-classic 1992 movie. The cast and creative team appeared at 92Y earlier this week. See more photos from the evening here!
Pictured: (1st row) Venida Evans, Judith Roberts, Julie White, Carolyn Braver and Caroline Neff (2nd row) Joe Forbich, Toni Martin, Ken Marks, Scott Jaeck, Joe Tippett, K. Todd Freeman, Tim Edward Rhoze, Todd d'Amour, Sekou Laidlow and Leslie Hendrix. Photo Credit: Walter McBride
Tuesday, the cast of Manhattan Theatre Club's AIRLINE HIGHWAY met the press. The limited engagement will begin previews April 1 and officially open April 23 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Check out more photos here!
John Kander celebrated his 88th birthday, and the company of his new musical, THE VISIT, treated him to a birthday surprise during a break in rehearsal. The highly-anticipated musical, led by Tony Award® Winners Chita Rivera and Roger Rees, will begin performances at the Lyceum Theatre March 26 with opening night set for April 23. Check out more photos here!
Pictured: Cast of PAINT YOUR WAGON. Photo Credit: Joan Marcus
The Encores! production of PAINT YOUR WAGON opened March 18 and will continue through March 22. The musical stars two-time Tony Award® nominee Keith Carradine alongside Alexandra Socha and Justin Guarini. Check out more pictures of the cast in action here!
Pictured: Jason Biggs, Elisabeth Moss and Bryce Pinkham. Photo Credit: Walter McBride
The first Broadway revival of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award®-winning Wendy Wasserstein play, THE HEIDI CHRONICLES, officially opened March 19 at the Music Box Theatre. The show stars Golden Globe-winner and six-time Emmy Award-nominee Elisabeth Moss ("Mad Men," "Top of the Lake," Speed-the-Plow) in the title role, along with Emmy Award-nomineeJason Biggs ("Orange Is The New Black") and Tony Award-nominee Bryce Pinkham (A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder). Check out more pictures from opening night here!
Friday, Disney's ALADDIN celebrated one year on Broadway. The Tony Award®-winning musical comedy based on the Academy Award®-winning animated film has been seen by nearly three quarters of a million people and broken five New Amsterdam Theatre house records. See more photos of the celebration here!