WAKE UP with BWW 7/20/2015 - Mrs. Smith's CAT-TACULAR and More!
Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: The crazy cat lady tells her tale off-Broadway, and stage stars stand up for freedom in concert!
TODAY'S TOP ITEMS:
- MRS. SMITH'S BROADWAY CAT-TACULAR! opens off-Broadway tonight!
- Stephanie J. Block and more appear in BROADWAY UNPLUGGED at Town Hall this evening...
- And the stars gather for NYCLU's BROADWAY STANDS UP FOR FREEDOM benefit!
NEWS YOU MISSED THIS WEEKEND:
- President Obama and his daughters went to see HAMILTON this weekend!
- We got a first look (right) at Arena Stage's DEAR EVAN HANSEN, plus a peek at BENT at the Taper in Los Angeles!
- Kristin Chenoweth will receive her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday!
- Broadway has embraced virtual lotteries.
- And Tullahoma Theatre's RENT is continuing despite local religious opposition...
Broadway Weather Forecast: Partly cloudy today, with showers and potential thunderstorms this afternoon. High of 91. Yuck, Monday!
"Try and understand what part you have to play in the world in which you live. There's more to life than you know and it's all happening out there. Discover what part you can play and then go for it."
-- Ian Mckellen (via BrainyQuote)
And a Happy Birthday shout-out to Judy Greer, who hits the big 4-0 today!
See you bright and early tomorrow, BroadwayWorld!