Alan Henry

Alan Henry

                                                                                                                                                                  

Alan is the Regional Managing Editor and Social Media Manager at BroadwayWorld.com. Alan has been with BroadwayWorld since 2013 and was formerly the Toronto Senior Editor.

Twitter:  @AlanHenry | Facebook: Facebook.com/AlanHenryWrites

Email: alan@broadwayworld.com | www.alanhenrywrites.com




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Mandy Patinkin Withdraws From Broadway's GREAT COMET Following Casting ControversyBreaking: Mandy Patinkin Withdraws From Broadway's GREAT COMET Following Casting Controversy
Posted: Jul. 28, 2017


Brendon Urie Will No Longer Stage Door Following Broadway PerformancesBrendon Urie Will No Longer Stage Door Following Broadway Performances
Posted: Jul. 31, 2017


Dave Malloy Reveals GREAT COMET Was 'On Brink of Closing' and Apologizes for 'Racial Optics'Dave Malloy Reveals GREAT COMET Was 'On Brink of Closing' and Apologizes for 'Racial Optics'
Posted: Jul. 28, 2017


Brittain Ashford Confirms GREAT COMET Return; Who Will Play Pierre?Brittain Ashford Confirms GREAT COMET Return; Who Will Play Pierre?
Posted: Aug. 2, 2017


Social Roundup: Broadway and Hollywood React to Sam Shepard's PassingSocial Roundup: Broadway and Hollywood React to Sam Shepard's Passing
Posted: Jul. 31, 2017


Denzel Washington Led THE ICEMAN COMETH Coming to Broadway This SpringDenzel Washington Led THE ICEMAN COMETH Coming to Broadway This Spring
Posted: Aug. 20, 2017


INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 14, 2017 -  GROUNDHOG DAY, 1984, COME FROM AWAY Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report - August 14, 2017
Posted: Aug. 14, 2017


LAST 365 DAYS

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Posted: Dec. 28, 2016


Trump Supporter Shouts Profanities And Interrupts HAMILTON In ChicagoTrump Supporter Interrupts Chicago HAMILTON
Posted: Nov. 20, 2016


Update: Rockettes Union Calls Boycotting Inauguration 'Invalid'Update: Rockettes Union Calls Boycotting Inauguration 'Invalid'
Posted: Dec. 23, 2016


Delta Sponsored 2012 Guthrie Theater Season Which Featured Obama Inspired  Julius CaesarDelta Sponsored 2012 Guthrie Theater Season Which Featured Obama Inspired Julius Caesar
Posted: Jun. 12, 2017


Mandy Patinkin Withdraws From Broadway's GREAT COMET Following Casting ControversyBreaking: Mandy Patinkin Withdraws From Broadway's GREAT COMET Following Casting Controversy
Posted: Jul. 28, 2017


Updated: Madison Square Garden Responds to Rockettes; Inauguration Performance VoluntaryUpdated: MSG Responds to Rockettes; Inauguration Performance Voluntary
Posted: Dec. 23, 2016


Breaking: Jessie Mueller, Joshua Henry, Ren?e Fleming to Star in CAROUSEL on BroadwayBreaking: Jessie Mueller, Joshua Henry, Renee Fleming to Star in CAROUSEL on Broadway
Posted: Apr. 16, 2017


HAIR Author James Rado 'Thrilled' By Lin-Manuel Miranda and James Corden's Crosswalk VersionHAIR Author James Rado 'Thrilled' By Lin-Manuel Miranda and James Corden's Crosswalk Version
August 21, 2017

HAIR co-author/lyricist James Rado was thrilled to watch Lin-Manuel Miranda sing 'Aquarius' from his internationally-acclaimed musical performed in James Corden's Crosswalk The Musical series on CBS... bringing the song to new 'Heights.'

INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 21, 2017 -  WAR PAINT, GROUNDHOG DAY, COME FROM AWAY Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 21, 2017 - WAR PAINT, GROUNDHOG DAY, COME FROM AWAY Top Growth!
August 21, 2017

This week's top growing musicals were Groundhog Day, Come From Away, The Great Comet, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The top growing plays were 1984, A Dolls House Part 2, and The Play That Goes Wrong.

Denzel Washington Led THE ICEMAN COMETH Coming to Broadway This SpringDenzel Washington Led THE ICEMAN COMETH Coming to Broadway This Spring
August 20, 2017

BroadwayWorld has just learned that a production of Eugene O'Neill's THE ICEMAN COMETH will play the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre beginning March 22nd, 2018. The production's opening night is currently set for April 26, 2018.

INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 14, 2017 -  GROUNDHOG DAY, 1984, COME FROM AWAY Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 14, 2017 - GROUNDHOG DAY, 1984, COME FROM AWAY Top Growth!
August 14, 2017

This week's top growing musicals were Groundhog Day, Come From Away, The Great Comet, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The top growing plays were 1984, A Dolls House Part 2, and The Play That Goes Wrong.

Broadway Social Insight Report - August 7, 2017: TERMS OF MY SURRENDER, 1984, COME FROM AWAY Top GrowthBroadway Social Insight Report - August 7, 2017: TERMS OF MY SURRENDER, 1984, COME FROM AWAY Top Growth
August 7, 2017

BroadwayWorld is excited to introduce our new weekly Social Media Insights article, where we take a look at the growth of all the current and upcoming shows playing on Broadway - curated by our Social Media Manager, Alan Henry.

Brittain Ashford Confirms GREAT COMET Return; Who Will Play Pierre?Brittain Ashford Confirms GREAT COMET Return; Who Will Play Pierre?
August 2, 2017

Brittain Ashford took to social media to confirm she will be returning to GREAT COMET following Ingrid Michaelson's departure from the production. Rumors have been circulating about the fate of the show following the controversy of replacing Okieriete Onaodowan with Mandy Patinkin - who withdrew from the production following the outcry.

Brendon Urie Will No Longer Stage Door Following Broadway PerformancesBrendon Urie Will No Longer Stage Door Following Broadway Performances
July 31, 2017

The Kinky Boots stage door has naturally been attracting large numbers of Panic! fans throughout Urie's time in the show and Urie has been signing after all performances, but he will no longer stage door following an incident which occurred over the weekend.

Social Roundup: Broadway and Hollywood React to Sam Shepard's PassingSocial Roundup: Broadway and Hollywood React to Sam Shepard's Passing
July 31, 2017

BroadwayWorld has just learned that playwright, actor, author, screenwriter, and director Sam Shepard has passed away. He was 73 years old.

Mandy Patinkin Withdraws From Broadway's GREAT COMET Following Casting ControversyMandy Patinkin Withdraws From Broadway's GREAT COMET Following Casting Controversy
July 28, 2017

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, Tony and Emmy Award winner Mandy Patinkin will make his long-awaited return to Broadway in NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812, starring as 'Pierre' from August 15 - September 3 only. Okieriete 'Oak' Onaodowan, currently playing the role, will play his final performance as 'Pierre' on August 13.

Dave Malloy Reveals GREAT COMET Was 'On Brink of Closing' and Apologizes for 'Racial Optics'Dave Malloy Reveals GREAT COMET Was 'On Brink of Closing' and Apologizes for 'Racial Optics'
July 28, 2017

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, Tony and Emmy Award winner Mandy Patinkin will make his long-awaited return to Broadway in NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812, starring as 'Pierre' from August 15 - September 3 only. Okieriete 'Oak' Onaodowan, currently playing the role, will play his final performance as 'Pierre' on August 13.

Exclusive: Feel Alright For The Rest Of Your Life with these FALSETTOS GifsExclusive: Feel Alright For The Rest Of Your Life with these FALSETTOS Gifs
July 21, 2017

You've seen it in theaters, and now you can see it again! Falsettos has all new dates and showtimes announced in theaters across North America! To celebrate, BroadwayWorld brings you these exclusive GIFs from the show! Use them to up your social media game, or send one to a friend you want to feel alright for the rest of your life with at a screening of Falsettos!

COME FROM AWAY Takes Top Honors at Toronto's Dora AwardsCOME FROM AWAY Takes Top Honors at Toronto's Dora Awards
June 26, 2017

Broadway's heartwarming new hit Come From Away received the Dora Award this evening forOutstanding New Musical. TheDoraMavor MooreAwards, recognize excellence in the performing arts in Toronto.

Exclusive: Lesli Margherita, Elena Shaddow, Ruth Gottschall and More Set For Bucks County Playhouse GUYS AND DOLLSExclusive: Lesli Margherita, Elena Shaddow, Ruth Gottschall and More Set For Bucks County Playhouse GUYS AND DOLLS
June 26, 2017

BroadwayWorld has exclusively learned thatElena Shaddow (The Bridges of Madison County), Lesli Margherita (Olivier Award Winner for Matilda), Lenny Wolpe (The Drowsy Chaperone), Darius de Haas (Shuffle Along), and Ruth Gottschall (Mary Poppins) will take to the stage in Buck County Playhouse's GUYS AND DOLLS.

VIP Presenters Announced for Monday's Dora AwardsVIP Presenters Announced for Monday's Dora Awards
June 22, 2017

Jacoba Knaapen, Toronto Alliance or the Performing Arts (TAPA) Executive Director and Dora Mavor Moore Awards Producer, announced the VIP presenters today for the 38th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, to be held on Monday, June 26 at the Elgin Theatre of the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre.

Playwright Paula Vogel Calls Out New York Times Theatre Critics On TwitterPlaywright Paula Vogel Calls Out New York Times Theatre Critics On Twitter
June 14, 2017

Earlier today, playwright Paula Vogel took to Twitter to comment on theatre criticism regarding plays in the 2017 Broadway season.

47 Tony Awards Gifs To Up Your Social Media Game47 Tony Awards Gifs To Up Your Social Media Game
June 12, 2017

Throughout the Tony Awards night, BroadwayWorld brought you LIVE gifs during the event on Twitter at @BroadwayWorld! Now we've made all our Gifs available for you! Add these to your social media game to level up your Tonys posts!

Delta Sponsored 2012 Guthrie Theater Season Which Featured Obama Inspired  Julius CaesarDelta Sponsored 2012 Guthrie Theater Season Which Featured Obama Inspired Julius Caesar
June 12, 2017

On Sunday night, Delta Air Lines announced that they were ending their four-year-old sponsorship agreement with the Public Theater over their current Shakespeare in the Park production of JULIUS CAESAR. The play, which is set to open at Central Park's Delacorte Theatre on Monday, depicts the Roman dictator in a way that calls to mind President Donald Trump.

Readers Respond: Will Bette Midler Perform on the Tony Awards?Readers Respond: Will Bette Midler Perform on the Tony Awards?
May 30, 2017

BroadwayWorld asked readers opinions on the news that Bette Midler may not perform on the Tonys due to a production dispute between HELLO, DOLLY! and The Tony Awards producers.

COME FROM AWAY and MATILDA Receive 14 Dora Award Nominations  - See All The Nominees!COME FROM AWAY and MATILDA Receive 14 Dora Award Nominations - See All The Nominees!
May 30, 2017

At a press conference held May 30 in the lobby of the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 235 nominations for the 38th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, which recognize excellence in the performing arts in Toronto.

Timeline: A Look Back On The Career of Andy KarlTimeline: A Look Back On The Career of Andy Karl
May 28, 2017

BroadwayWorld has put together an interactive timeline of the career of Andy Karl! Check out photos, videos, and more from his early days in CATS on Tour to his star turn in GROUNDHOG DAY!



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