WAKE UP with BWW 8/4/2015 - Spanger Back in CHICAGO, WHORL INSIDE A LOOP 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: Amy Spanger heads back to the cell block, WHORL INSIDE A LOOP begins off-Broadway, GREY GARDENS starts at Bay Street and more!
TODAY'S TOP ITEMS:
- Amy Spanger returns as 'Roxie Hart' in Broadway's CHICAGO tonight!
- Sherie Rene Scott leads her new play WHORL INSIDE A LOOP, starting tonight at Second Stage, and INFORMED CONSENT begins at Primary Stages...
- Betty Buckley & Rachel York star in GREY GARDENS, commencing this evening at Bay Street!
- WEST SIDE STORY, starring Justin Matthew Sargent & Carolann M. Sanita, opens tonight at Music Circus!
- And Chuck Wagner brings LIVING THE DREAM to 54 Below, with Brenda Braxton & more set to appear in tonight's VILLAIN: DEBLANKS BC/EFA benefit.
NEWS YOU MISSED YESTERDAY:
- Michael Mayer will direct the West End revival of FUNNY GIRL, starring Sheridan Smith!
- Kelli O'Hara, Victoria Clark, Betsy Wolfe, Montego Glover and more are set for MasterVoices' 2015-16 season.
- THE VISIT is heading to Beijing, Singapore and beyond!
- We got a first look (right) at Betty Buckley and Rachel York in Bay Street's GREY GARDENS!
- Colin Quinn's THE NEW YORK STORY will return to Cherry Lane this fall.
- A new UK tour of SISTER ACT, helmed by Craig Revel Horwood, will launch next year!
- And Lady Gaga is working on her fifth album...
Broadway Weather Forecast: Partly cloudy with a high of 92 degrees on this lovely Tuesday...
Quote of the Day: A word from the UK's new FUNNY GIRL, Sheridan Smith...
See you bright and early tomorrow, BroadwayWorld!