Wake Up With BWW 4/22: ALL MY SONS Opens, and More!
Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Happy Monday! Jump into a brand new week by catching up on the latest Broadway stories!
FIrst, we'd like to with a happy opening to All My Sons, which officially opens on Broadway tonight, April 22!
Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus officially opened last night, April 21. We've got all of the reviews, plus a first look at the production!
The ratings are in for Fosse/Verdon! How does the new FX series measure up? Find out below!
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1) The Ratings Are In For FOSSE/VERDON! How Does the Show Measure Up?
Fosse/Verdon has now aired its first two episodes, and the ratings are in! How does the show measure up?. (more...)
2) Photo Coverage: T. Oliver Reid Receives the Legacy Robe For HADESTOWN
by Walter McBride
Hadestown officially opened on Broadway on April 17. As per Broadway tradition, the Legacy Robe was awarded to the ensemble member with the most Broadway credits, in this case, T. Oliver Reid!. (more...)
3) Who Is Taylor Mac? Get To Know The Acclaimed Mind Behind GARY- A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS
by Alexa Criscitiello
Who is Taylor Mac? A question that fans, critics, fellow artists, and even Taylor have been asking since Mac first made an appearance on the downtown theatre scene.. (more...)
4) BWW TV Exclusive: MEAN GIRLS Cast Makes Nice at Broadway Sessions!
by Ben Cameron
The cast of Mean Girls made 'fetch' happen in a big way at Broadway Sessions recently. Cast members Rick Younger, Jonalyn Saxer, DeMarius Copes, Talya Rae Groves, Ashley De LaRosa, Riza Takahashi, Brittany Nicholas, Myles, McHale, Iain Young, Chris Medlin and Gianna Yanelli brought the talent and the funny til the wee hours of the morning. Mean? Maybe not. Fabulous? Absolutely! Enjoy these highlights here.. (more...)
To Kill a Mockingbird is a book that many students have had to read in middle or high school. Now, the story has come to life on stage, and many school-age kids are getting the opportunity to see it, for only $10.. (more...)
Today's Call Sheet:
GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS officially opened last night, April 21! Read the reviews here!
BWW Exclusive: MEAN GIRLS Cast Makes Nice at Broadway Sessions!
The cast of Mean Girls made 'fetch' happen in a big way at Broadway Sessions recently. Cast members Rick Younger, Jonalyn Saxer, DeMarius Copes, Talya Rae Groves, Ashley De LaRosa, Riza Takahashi, Brittany Nicholas, Myles, McHale, Iain Young, Chris Medlin and Gianna Yanelli brought the talent and the funny til the wee hours of the morning. Mean? Maybe not. Fabulous? Absolutely! Enjoy these highlights here.
"Absurd storytelling, profane creations, messy perfections, and Nathan Lane" (@nytimes). GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS opens tomorrow on Broadway. https://t.co/STi8YagBkU #GaryOnBroadway pic.twitter.com/gX1miY7BNK- GaryOnBroadway (@GaryOnBroadway) April 20, 2019
The world premiere production of Pulitzer Prize finalist and MacArthur Fellow Taylor Mac's new comedy Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus plays at Broadway's Booth Theatre (222 West 45th Street).
Starring three-time Tony Award winner Nathan Lane, Tony Award nominee Nielsen, and Tony Award winner White, Gary is directed by five-time Tony Award winner George C. Wolfe. Featuring original music by Danny Elfman, and movement by Bill Irwin, Gary is set just after the blood-soaked conclusion of William Shakespeare's first tragedy, Titus Andronicus.
Social Butterfly: Find The Easter Eggs In FROZEN on Broadway's Set
Easter eggs! Did you spot them hidden within our stage proscenium? pic.twitter.com/nexcft5p9O- Frozen the Musical (@FrozenBroadway) April 19, 2019
Frozen set designer Christoper Oram hid some scenes from his favorite Disney films in the set for the Broadway adaptation of the hit film! Have you managed to spot any while catching the show at the Nederlander theatre? Check out the video for the reveal!
See you bright and early tomorrow, BroadwayWorld!