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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BWW Interview: Andy Mientus Talks BURN ALL NIGHT, Apocalyptic Themes, and More!BWW Interview: Andy Mientus Talks BURN ALL NIGHT, Apocalyptic Themes, and More!
Posted: Aug. 25, 2017


INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 28, 2017 - COME FROM AWAY Tops Broadway Growth Plus New West End Chart!INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - August 28 2017 - Plus West End Chart!
Posted: Aug. 28, 2017


INDUSTRY: Miss Saigon, Dear Evan Hansen, and Terms of My Surrender Top Broadway's Social Media GrowthINDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - September 11, 2017
Posted: Sep. 11, 2017


INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report September 5, 2017INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - September 5, 2017
Posted: Sep. 5, 2017


LAST 365 DAYS

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Posted: Dec. 28, 2016


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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


INDUSTRY: Miss Saigon, Terms of My Surrender, and Bandstand Top Broadway's Social Media GrowthINDUSTRY: Miss Saigon, Terms of My Surrender, and Bandstand Top Broadway's Social Media Growth
September 18, 2017

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Miss Saigon (6.33%), Bandstand (2.41%), Dear Evan Hansen (2.16%), Come From Away (2.06%) and Groundhog Day (1.72%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Terms of My Surrender (5.23%), Play That Goes Wrong (0.87%), A Dolls House Part 2 (0.72%), 1984 Play (0.57%) and Marvin's Room (0.12%).

BroadwayWorld Launches 'Around The World' Hub Highlighting Global Theatre CoverageBroadwayWorld Launches 'Around The World' Hub Highlighting Global Theatre Coverage
September 18, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com is excited to announce the launch of 'Around The World' - our brand new hub that curates the top theatre news from all over the United States as well as our many international regions.

INDUSTRY: Miss Saigon, Dear Evan Hansen, and Terms of My Surrender Top Broadway's Social Media GrowthINDUSTRY: Miss Saigon, Dear Evan Hansen, and Terms of My Surrender Top Broadway's Social Media Growth
September 11, 2017

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereMiss Saigon(10.95%),Dear Evan Hansen(2.38%),Come From Away(1.92%),Hello, Dolly!(1.71%) andCharlie and the Chocolate Factory(1.52%). The top growing current Broadway plays wereTerms of My Surrender(9.05%),A Dolls House Part 2(2.02%),1984 Play(1.23%),Play That Goes Wrong(1.17%) andOslo(0.36%).

INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report September 5, 2017INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report September 5, 2017
September 5, 2017

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Come From Away (2.19%), Bandstand (1.82%), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1.69%), Aladdin (1.68%) and Dear Evan Hansen (1.61%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Terms of My Surrender (2.45%), A Dolls House Part 2 (2.13%), 1984 Play (1.36%), Play That Goes Wrong (0.72%) and Marvin's Room (0.17%).

INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 28, 2017 - COME FROM AWAY Tops Broadway Growth Plus New West End Chart!INDUSTRY: Broadway Social Insight Report August 28, 2017 - COME FROM AWAY Tops Broadway Growth Plus New West End Chart!
August 28, 2017

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Come From Away (2.22%), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1.70%), Dear Evan Hansen (1.70%), Miss Saigon (1.50%) and Groundhog Day (1.43%). The top growing current Broadway plays were Play That Goes Wrong (16.02%), Terms of My Surrender (12.40%), 1984 Play (1.98%), A Dolls House Part 2 (1.27%) and Oslo (0.18%).

BWW Interview: Andy Mientus Talks BURN ALL NIGHT, Apocalyptic Themes, and More!BWW Interview: Andy Mientus Talks BURN ALL NIGHT, Apocalyptic Themes, and More!
August 25, 2017

Andy Mientus' BURN ALL NIGHT is heating up the dance floor at the American Reperatory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts. BroadwayWorld sat down to talk with Mientus about the show, it's apocalyptic themes, and people's public and private selves. Check out the full interview below!

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.



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