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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BEAUTIFUL Star Scott J. Campbell Dies At 33BEAUTIFUL Star Scott J. Campbell Dies At 33
Posted: Feb. 21, 2018


Warren Carlyle Directed THE SECRET GARDEN Will Return To Broadway Next SeasonTHE SECRET GARDEN Will Return To Broadway Next Season
Posted: Feb. 12, 2018


Jacquelyn Piro Donovan and Bob Walton Will Lead GYPSY at Riverside TheatreJacquelyn Piro Donovan and Bob Walton Will Lead GYPSY at Riverside Theatre
Posted: Feb. 1, 2018


Citadel Announces 2018/19 Season: MATILDA, MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY and More!Citadel Announces 2018/19 Season
Posted: Feb. 5, 2018


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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


BEAUTIFUL Star Scott J. Campbell Dies At 33BEAUTIFUL Star Scott J. Campbell Dies At 33
Posted: Feb. 21, 2018


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


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Posted: May. 15, 2017


BEAUTIFUL Star Scott J. Campbell Dies At 33BEAUTIFUL Star Scott J. Campbell Dies At 33
February 21, 2018

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Scott J. Campbell, who most recently starred on Broadway as Gerry Goffin in Beautiful.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 19th - SpongeBob and Latin History For Morons Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 19th - SpongeBob and Latin History For Morons Top Growth!
February 19, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob (2.20%), The Band's Visit (2.20%), Once On this Island (1.95%), School of Rock (1.64%) and Dear Evan Hansen (1.06%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Latin History for Morons (2.78%), Farinelli and the King (2.42%), Parisian Woman (2.01%), Play That Goes Wrong (0.41%) and The Children(0.16%).

Warren Carlyle Directed THE SECRET GARDEN Will Return To Broadway Next SeasonWarren Carlyle Directed THE SECRET GARDEN Will Return To Broadway Next Season
February 12, 2018

Producers Gerald Goehring and Michael F. Mitri announced today that the highly anticipated, first-ever Broadway revival of the Tony Award-winning musical, The Secret Garden, will open next season. With book and lyrics by Tony Award winner Marsha Norman and music by Tony Award nominee Lucy Simon, The Secret Garden will be directed, choreographed, and reimagined for a new generation by Tony Award winner Warren Carlyle.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 12th - The Band's Visit and Latin History For Morons Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 12th - The Band's Visit and Latin History For Morons Top Growth!
February 12, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob (4.04%), School of Rock (3.84%), Once On this Island (3.43%), The Band's Visit (2.47%) and Dear Evan Hansen (1.23%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Parisian Woman (4.46%), Latin History for Morons (4.01%), Farinelli and the King (3.69%), Play That Goes Wrong (0.65%) and Meteor Shower (-0.24%).

Citadel Announces 2018/19 Season: MATILDA, MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY and More!Citadel Announces 2018/19 Season: MATILDA, MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY and More!
February 5, 2018

Artistic Director Daryl Cloran unveiled his 2018/19 season today, inviting audiences to ReImagine the stories, perspectives, and characters that come alive on the Citadel stages.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 5th - Parisian Woman and SpongeBob Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 5th - Parisian Woman and SpongeBob Top Growth!
February 5, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob (4.04%), School of Rock (3.84%), Once On this Island (3.43%), The Band's Visit (2.47%) and Dear Evan Hansen (1.23%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Parisian Woman (4.46%), Latin History for Morons (4.01%), Farinelli and the King (3.69%), Play That Goes Wrong (0.65%) and Meteor Shower (-0.24%).

Jacquelyn Piro Donovan and Bob Walton Will Lead GYPSY at Riverside TheatreJacquelyn Piro Donovan and Bob Walton Will Lead GYPSY at Riverside Theatre
February 1, 2018

Riverside Theatre, led by Producing Artistic Director/CEO Allen D. Cornell and Managing Director/COO Jon R. Moses, presents one of Broadway's greatest musicals, Gypsy. Presenting sponsor for Gypsy is Bobbie Olson with additional support from Riverside Theatre's Patron Producers' Group. Gypsy plays the Stark Stage at Riverside Theatre from March 6 - 25, 2018.

Washington National Opera Announces 2018/19 Season; LA TRAVIATA, SILENT NIGHT, ONEGIN, and More!Washington National Opera Announces 2018/19 Season; LA TRAVIATA, SILENT NIGHT, ONEGIN, and More!
January 31, 2018

Washington National Opera (WNO), led by Artistic Director Francesca Zambello, announces its 2018-2019 season, one that continues its focus on bold productions of classic operas, fascinating contemporary perspectives, and the best in American artistry. The season includes a new WNO production of Verdi's classic romantic drama La traviata, the company premiere of Kevin Puts's and Mark Campbell's Pulitzer Prize-winning Silent Night, Tchaikovsky's epic Eugene Onegin, Gounod's devilishly entertaining Faust, and Puccini's towering masterpiece Tosca. The season also features a weekend of four world premieres during the American Opera Initiative Festival; a revival of WNO's hit world-premiere holiday family opera The Lion, the Unicorn, and Me; a special Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist performance of La traviata; and other exciting vocal events, including the annual Mars, lnc.'s Opera in the Outfield.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 29th - SongeBob and Latin History for Morons Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 29th - SongeBob and Latin History for Morons Top Growth!
January 29, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Once On this Island (3.01%), The Band's Visit (2.59%), Spongebob (2.52%), Hello, Dolly! (2.48%) and School of Rock (1.81%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Latin History for Morons (3.57%), Farinelli and the King (3.48%), Parisian Woman (1.45%), Meteor Shower (1.05%) and Play That Goes Wrong(0.51%).

Exclusive: Rob McClure Will Star in JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY At The Muny!Exclusive: Rob McClure Will Star in JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY At The Muny!
January 25, 2018

Rob McClure will star as 'The Setter' in Jerome Robbins' Broadway, the opening production of The Muny's historic 100th season. 'The Setter' serves as the evening's narrator and performs throughout the show, including the roles of 'Pa' in High Button Shoes and 'Tevye' in Fiddler on the Roof. Jerome Robbins' Broadway is directed by Cynthia Onrubia and Chris Bailey serves as production supervisor. Music direction is by Michael Horsley.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 22nd - The Band's Visit and Latin History Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 22nd - The Band's Visit and Latin History Top Growth!
January 22, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Once On this Island (3.01%), The Band's Visit (2.59%), Spongebob (2.52%), Hello, Dolly! (2.48%) and School of Rock (1.81%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Latin History for Morons (3.57%), Farinelli and the King (3.48%), Parisian Woman (1.45%), Meteor Shower (1.05%) and Play That Goes Wrong(0.51%).

Back Where She Belongs! Get A First Look at Bernadette Peters in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway!Back Where She Belongs! Get A First Look at Bernadette Peters in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway!
January 19, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Bernadette Peters as Dolly Levi in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway! Check out the photos below! As previously announced, Peters will begin performances as Dolly this Saturday, January 20.

Kevin Spacey Under Investigation for 3rd Alleged Sexual Assault in the UKKevin Spacey Under Investigation for 3rd Alleged Sexual Assault in the UK
January 17, 2018

Deadline reports that Scotland Yard is currently investigating a third sexual assault allegation against actor Kevin Spacey. The incidents is alleged to have occurred during his time as Artistic Director of The Old Vic Theatre - though no word on if the allegation stems from his work there.

Industry Exclusive: How The Muny Snagged JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY For Their Centennial SeasonIndustry Exclusive: How The Muny Snagged JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY For Their Centennial Season
January 18, 2018

Programming a theatre season for a major regional theatre can be a major challenge, to put it mildly. Funding, casting, public interest, mandate, and licensing availability are just some of the multitude of challenges and considerations that must be acknowledged - so its no surprise that programming The Muny's 100th season would be a big challenge.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 15th - Once On This Island and Farinelli Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 15th - Once On This Island and Farinelli Top Growth!
January 15, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Once On This Island (4.41%), Spongebob (3.37%), The Band's Visit (2.56%), Miss Saigon (2.42%) and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1.29%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Farinelli and the King (4.40%), Parisian Woman (3.91%), Latin History for Morons (3.38%), Meteor Shower(0.99%) and Play That Goes Wrong (0.79%).

Photo Flash: Get a First Look at the Canadian Production of COME FROM AWAYPhoto Flash: Get a First Look at the Canadian Production of COME FROM AWAY
January 9, 2018

Come From Away is now onstage in Winnipeg at the John Hirsch Mainstage - Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre until February 3. 2018. The Winnipeg engagement is completely sold out. The show then travels to Toronto with performances beginning February 13, 2018 at the Royal Alexandra Theatre. The Toronto engagement is an open-ended run with tickets currently on sale until September 2, 2018.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 8th - SpongeBob and Farinelli Top Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 8th - SpongeBob and Farinelli Top Growth!
January 8, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Band's Visit (7.59%), Once On this Island (4.23%), Spongebob (4.22%), School of Rock (2.45%) and Come From Away (1.48%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Farinelli and the King (11.85%), Latin History for Morons (2.98%), Play That Goes Wrong (1.05%), Meteor Shower (0.84%) and Parisian Woman(0.40%).

BroadwayWorld's 100 People To Follow on Twitter in 2018BroadwayWorld's 100 People To Follow on Twitter in 2018
January 8, 2018

It's time for the 2018 edition of 100 Theatre Twitter Accounts You MUST Follow! I chose accounts I find interesting for a number of reasons - be it news, comedy, backstage info, Twitter-savvy performers, or just because I happen to enjoy their feed.

Laura Osnes Takes Part in Susan Stroman-Directed CRAZY FOR YOU Developmental LabLaura Osnes Takes Part in Susan Stroman-Directed CRAZY FOR YOU Developmental Lab
January 2, 2018

BroadwayWorld has learned that the Susan Stroman directed production of CRAZY FOR YOU will hold a developmental lab in New York City in January.

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 2nd - My Fair Lady Tops Upcoming Production Growth!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 2nd - My Fair Lady Tops Upcoming Production Growth!
January 2, 2018

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Band's Visit (7.59%), Once On this Island (4.23%), Spongebob (4.22%), School of Rock (2.45%) and Come From Away (1.48%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Farinelli and the King (11.85%), Latin History for Morons (2.98%), Play That Goes Wrong (1.05%), Meteor Shower (0.84%) and Parisian Woman(0.40%).



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