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Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 10/19-10/20/2013

Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles that you might have missed from this weekend Sunday, October 20, 2013 - Sunday, October 20, 2013. Catch up below!

1) Review Roundup: A TIME TO KILL Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - October 20, 2013

A TIME TO KILL opens tonight, Oct. 20, on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre. The production, based upon John Grisham's best-selling novel, stars Sebastian Arcelus, Chike Johnson, Patrick Page, Tony Award winner Tonya Pinkins, Emmy Award winner Tom Skerritt, Fred Dalton Thompson, John Douglas Thompson, and Ashley Williams, plus Jeffrey M. Bender, Dashiell Eaves, J.R. Horne, John Procaccino, Tijuana Ricks, and Lee Sellars. (more...)


2) BWW's Brightest Moments on Broadway: Show-Stopping Numbers from Musicals Now Playing
by BWW Special Coverage - October 20, 2013

The task of wrapping up a musical involving Ugandan warlords, closeted Mormons, and amphibious fornication might prove to be rough for the average lyricist - but SOUTH PARK masterminds Trey Parker and Matt Stone have done it nicely with the THE BOOK OF MORMON's 11 o'clock performance of 'Tomorrow is a Latter Day,' and the infamous anthem 'I Believe.' As do KINKY BOOTS' flashy footwear-driven 'Raise You Up/Just Be,' proving everyone loves a good drag queen in six-inch heels, or PIPPIN's big reveal in 'Finale/Magic Shows and Miracles.' (more...)


3) Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Oct 19 - Part 2 - CINDERELLA's Laura Osnes Settles into Fall; Plus PIPPIN, NEWSIES & More!
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2013

Yesterday's SIPs include shots from CINDERELLA's Laura Osnes settling into the fall season, PIPPIN's Patina Miller and company, plus photos from NEWSIES, KINKY BOOTS, the national tours of ONCE and EVITA, and more! (more...)


4) BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG at NYC Film Premiere!
by BroadwayWorld TV - October 20, 2013

Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG is in cinemas for one night only on October 23, presented in 460 cinemas around the country through NCM's exclusive Digital Broadcast Network. The film premiered in New York City on Thursday, October 17, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the cast, creative team and more. Hear what they had to say below! (more...)


5) Carol Burnett Awarded Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2013

A star-studded lineup of the nation's top comedic entertainers will salute Carol Burnett at the 16th Annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor tonight, October 20, 2013. The Prize, which is named in honor of one of the world's greatest humorists, will air on PBS stations nationwide October 30, 2013 (check local listings). (more...)


6) BWW TV: Opening Tonight! Video Preview of A TIME TO KILL ON BROADWAY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - October 20, 2013

It's the first ever John Grisham novel to be adapted for the stage and we're excited to present a first look at the explosive courtroom drama on Broadway, before the show opens on Sunday night, October 20. (more...)


7) STAGE TUBE: Trailer Debuts for Mike Tyson: UNDISPUTED TRUTH on HBO
by Stage Tube - October 20, 2013

It was filmed in New York at the Imperial Theatre this summer and will debut on HBO on November 16th. Check out the just-released trailer below! (more...)


8) BWW Interviews: Carrie Manolakos and Carrie Cimma Talk LIZZIE Album
by David Clarke - October 20, 2013

October 2013 has been an exciting month for the rock musical LIZZIE. The first large production of the musical was mounted by Theater Under the Stars' newest venture TUTS Undergound, a theatre series promising no revivals, no dead authors, and no boundaries. Likewise, on October 8, 2013, LIZZIE's theatrical concept double album was released, garnering glowing and positive reviews from critics. While they were in Houston performing in LIZZIE, I spoke with two of LIZZIE's hard rocking stars, Carrie Manolakos and Carrie Cimma, about their experiences recording the exceptionally fun and alluring album. (more...)


9) STAGE TUBE: On This Day 10/20- Jerry Orbach
by - October 20, 2013

Happy Birthday Jerry Orbach! Jerry Orbach, best known for his starring role as wisecracking Detective Lennie Briscoe in the long-running television series 'Law & Order,' was also an accomplished Tony Award-winning Broadway and Off-Broadway actor. His theatre career began in 1960 as El Gallo in the original Off-Broadway production of The Fantasticks. He later went on to star on Broadway in such musicals as 42nd Street, Chicago (Tony Award nomination), Guys and Dolls (Tony Award nomination) and Promises, Promises which earned him the 1969 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical. (more...)


10) POLL: Which Show-Stopper is Your Favorite? (Part 1)
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2013

New Poll - Which 11 O'Clock Number is your favorite? (Part 1) (more...)


11) POLL: Which Show-Stopper is Your Favorite? (Part 2)
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2013

New Poll - Which 11 O'Clock Number is your favorite? (Part 2) (more...)


12) In the Spotlight Series: Cast of THE WINSLOW BOY
by Walter McBride - October 20, 2013

The captivating new production of Terence Rattigan's classic THE WINSLOW BOY comes to Roundabout directly from The Old Vic Theatre in London. The Winslow Boy, starring Michael Cumpsty, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio,Alessandro Nivola and Roger Rees, directed by Lindsay Posner, opened last night, October 17, 2013 at American Airlines Theatre. Below you can check out photos of the cast in the BroadwayWorld.com series 'In The Spotlight' by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride! (more...)


13) Photo Blast From the Past: Anita Gillette
by Walter McBride - October 20, 2013

Today, we're featuring Anita Gillette, circa 1981. Gillette may be most recognizable as Tina Fey's mom on 30 ROCK or as Mona, the mistress in Moonstruck. She is a Broadway veteran with 14 Broadway shows to her credit, including Chapter Two (Tony Nomination), Cabaret, Carnival, Gypsy, Guys & Dolls, Don't Drink The Water, Brighton Beach Memoirs, and Showboat. Off-Broadway and Regional credits include The Big Meal (Lortel Nomination for Outstanding Featured Actress), Love, Loss & What I Wore, The Seagull, Shirley Valentine, My Fair Lady, The Winslow Boy, Irene, South Pacific, Sweet Bird Of Youth, The Great Waltz (recorded for RCA), and Knickerbocker Holiday. (more...)


14) BWW's On This Day - October 20, 2013
by - October 20, 2013

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)


15) Review: A TIME TO KILL Explores Courtroom Racism and Justifiable Murder
by Michael Dale - October 20, 2013

Rupert Holmes' stage adaptation of John Grisham's novel has a black man in 1980s Mississippi on trial for murdering the white men who raped and beat his 10-year-old daughter. (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 10/13/2013 - 10/20/2013
by BWW - October 20, 2013

Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 10/13/2013 - 10/20/2013. (more...)



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