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BWW Recap: THE GOOD FIGHT – Domination, Divorce and Diane in Latex
May 8, 2020

The Good Fight isn't afraid to tackle large issues and hot topics, so it's no surprise the show decided to take a stab at a controversial play in this week's episode. “The Gang is Satirized and Doesn't Like It” focuses on an associate who was previously fired from RBL for drug use and writes “C**cksucker in Chains,” a play that satirizes the firm and several of its partners.

BWW Recap: THE GOOD FIGHT – Race, Reparations and Researching 'Memo 618'
April 30, 2020

Despite taking a week-long break, The Good Fight arrives hot on the heels of the previous episode and continues to ask the question a?' What is Memo 618?

BWW Recap: THE GOOD FIGHT Shows the Ruff Side of the Judicial System
April 17, 2020

The newest episode of The Good Fight, a?oeThe Gang Tries to Serve a Subpoena,a?? may be set in reality, as opposed to the season's opener, but explores how broken the judicial system is.

BWW Recap: THE GOOD FIGHT Season Four Opener Asks 'What if Hillary Won?'
April 9, 2020

Warning: This post contains spoilers. Hillary Clinton won the 2016 election, Merrick Garland and Elizabeth Warren are on the Supreme Court, a cure for cancer has been found, there's a rise in the polar bear population, the rain forests being saved and Harriet Tubman is on the $20 bill. Doesn't sound so bad, right?

How Tina Fey Made Waves with 30 ROCK
March 6, 2020

In 2006, hot from her seven-year stint as head writer at Saturday Night Live, Tina Fey made her first appearance as Liz Lemon on televisions across the country on 30 Rock. Reminiscent of Fey's previous television show, Lemon was the head writer and creator of the sketch comedy show The Girlie Show, later shortened to TGS. She tries to “have it all” and throughout the seven seasons and 138 episodes of 30 Rock, she eventually does find fulfillment in both her familial, friend and work relationships – but not with trials and tribulations.

BWW Flashback: Lindsay Pearce's Journey to Her Broadway Debut in WICKED
February 25, 2020

Starting tonight, Feb. 25, Lindsay Pearce will be making her Broadway debut and taking on the role of Elphaba in 'Wicked!' Sam Gravitte will begin his run as Fiyero.

10 Moments We Hope to See in BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical!
February 7, 2020

Great Scott! BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical premieres this month!

The History of the Best Musical Theater Album Grammy Award
January 26, 2020

Theater fans tend to highlight certain events throughout the year, moments where the work being produced in theaters, mostly on Broadway, has a chance to shine and become known to greater audiences. The Tony Awards in June and the Thanksgiving Day Parades in November usually draw the most attention, but the Grammy Awards each winter also brings this pleasure to theater fans.

BWW Flashback: The Last 10 Cast Albums to Win the Best Musical Theater Album Grammy
January 24, 2020

On Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards will name the newest Best Musical Theater Album based on cast recordings released in the previous year. This year, the nominees for the award includeAin't Too Proud: The Life And Times Of The Temptations, Hadestown, Moulin Rouge! The Musical, The Music Of Harry Potter And The Cursed Child - In Four Contemporary Suites and Oklahoma!. Before a new cast album takes home the title, look back on the 10 most recent cast recordings to win the Best Musical Theater Album Grammy Award!

What's Coming Up on GRACE AND FRANKIE Season Six!
January 15, 2020

The hit show “Grace and Frankie” returns for season six on Jan. 15, and Netflix's official trailer has fans wondering the fate of two's relationship as they enter yet another chapter in their lives.

BWW Flashback: Cameron Dallas' Journey to His Broadway Debut in MEAN GIRLS
January 17, 2020

As the start of his limited run in a?oeMean Girlsa?? approaches, Cameron Dallas is finding where he belongs in the Broadway community.

BWW REVIEW: FIRST LOVE – A Film for the New Year
December 30, 2019

With December coming to a close and Christmas movies leaving the forefront, you may find yourself searching for something to watch during the holiday season. While you may want to gravitate toward something more festive or celebratory for the end of the year, there are plenty of movies about family and the relationships in your life. “First Love” is a film that explores the balance between doing what's best for yourself and doing what's best for the ones you love, something to keep in mind going into the new year.

A Guide to Barbra Streisand Movie Musicals!
December 13, 2019

Although she started her professional life on stage and with her studio recordings, she skyrocketed to fame in the late 1960s with the start of her film career. Check out our complete guide to Barbra Streisand singing and dancing on screen.

10 Moments We Hope to See in New MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical
October 26, 2019

She makes dinner. She does windows. She reads bedtime stories. She's also coming to Broadway!

BWW Flashback: The Cast of WILL AND GRACE on Stage!
October 24, 2019

Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally and Sean Hayes are reprising their celebrated roles as Will, Grace, Karen and Jack for one last time in the farewell season of beloved NBC sitcom.

10 Moments We Hope to See in THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA Musical
September 28, 2019

Break out your best cerulean wear because The Devil Wears Prada musical adaptation will premiere at Broadway In Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre from July 14, 2020 through Aug. 16, 2020 prior to a Broadway engagement.

Everything to Know About AMERICAN HORROR STORY: 1984!
September 18, 2019

Although fall is approaching, summer will still live on with “American Horror Story: 1984,” which premieres on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 10 p.m. on FX.

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Six Degrees of Separation (Or Less) to Every Show on Broadway!
September 14, 2019

Since creating and starring in In the Heights and Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda has become one of the most influential creators on Broadway. His work has earned him great acclaim and he's collected too many awards to count, including a Pulitzer Prize, an Emmy Award, three Grammy Awards, three Tony Awards and a Kennedy Center Honor.

All of Ryan Murphy's Past, Current and Upcoming Television and Film Projects
August 23, 2019

Over the last decade, Ryan Murphy has become one of the most influential creators in entertainment. The screenwriter, director and producer has won six Emmy Awards out of 28 nominations and a Tony Award in 2019 for Best Revival of a Play, as a producer. He has also earned three Grammy Award nominations, as a producer.

Bravo Stars Who Received 'Bravas!': THE REAL HOUSEWIVES of Broadway
July 28, 2019

The beloved 'The Real Housewives' franchises have captured audiences from coast to coast for over a decade. With 'The Real Housewives of New York City' star Luann de Lesseps announcing she will be taking the stage in Chicago (despite confirmation from the production), we're taking a look back on the other Housewives that have performed on the Great White Way and surrounding theaters.