Caryn Robbins

Caryn Robbins Caryn Robbins is a Senior Editor and daily contributor to BroadwayWorld, and manages the TV, Film and Music spin-off sites. Her original musical comedy DEAR PROSPECTIVE STUDENT (follow @DearStudent) has been staged in two NYC theater festivals and was performed as an Equity Staged Reading in New York City in 2015. This June, DEAR PROSPECTIVE STUDENT won 'Best Ensemble Show' in Chicago's Premier Premieres Festival. Follow Caryn on Twitter @CarynRobbins


Debut of the Month: CHOIR BOY's Jeremy Pope Rejoices In His Broadway DebutDebut of the Month: CHOIR BOY's Jeremy Pope Rejoices In His Broadway Debut
Posted: Jan. 29, 2019


Debut of the Month: John McGinty Lends His Strong Voice to CHILDREN OF A LESSER GODDebut of the Month: John McGinty Lends His Strong Voice to CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD
Posted: Apr. 27, 2018

Debut of the Month: Becca Kotte Is Getting Ready for GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER!Debut of the Month - Becca Kotte of GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER!
Posted: Jul. 28, 2018

Debut of the Month: Storm Lever Brings 'Hot Stuff' to SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL!Debut of the Month - Storm Lever Brings 'Hot Stuff' to SUMMER
Posted: Jun. 29, 2018

Debut of the Month: Welcome to Our World! Robby Clater Makes His Broadway Debut in PRETTY WOMANDebut of the Month: Welcome to Our World! Robby Clater Makes His Broadway Debut in PRETTY WOMAN
Posted: Aug. 29, 2018

Debut of the Month: Chillin' with FROZEN's Jelani Alladin!Debut of the Month: Chillin' with FROZEN's Jelani Alladin!
Posted: Mar. 22, 2018

Debut of the Month: We're Mad About Her! Peppermint Makes Her Broadway Debut in HEAD OVER HEELSDebut of the Month: We're Mad About Her! Peppermint Makes Her Broadway Debut in HEAD OVER HEELS
Posted: Sep. 24, 2018

Debut of the Month: Once Upon a December Debut -  ANASTASIA's Cody SimpsonDebut of the Month: Once Upon a December Debut - ANASTASIA's Cody Simpson
Posted: Dec. 27, 2018

Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar Top 2017 GRAMMY AWARD Nominations; Full List!
November 28, 2017

The Recording Academy kicked off the 60th GRAMMY Awards nominations by revealing nominees in the four General Field categories (Best New Artist, Record Of The Year, Song Of The Year, and Album Of The Year) live on CBS THIS MORNING.

Singer Claims 'Let It Go' Rip Off; Sues Disney, Idina Menzel & More
November 24, 2017

Recording artist Jaime Ciero is suing Disney, Idina Menzel, Demi Lovato and others, claiming that they ripped off the mega-hit song from FROZEN, 'Let It Go.' The singer claims the song is a knock off of his 2008 song 'Volar.'

BWW Interview - Debut of the Month - JUNK's Ito Aghayere
November 22, 2017

Today, JUNK's Ito Aghayere speaks with BWW about her Broadway debut and explains why she remains a pragmatic optimist, despite the play's bleak depiction of the financialization of America.

Simon Callow's Adaptation of A CHRISTMAS STORY to Be Released on Island Records
November 3, 2017

On December 1 2017, Island Records will mark the 175 anniversary of Charles Dickens' immortal classic 'A Christmas Carol' as celebrated actor Simon Callow and current national brass band champions The Brighouse and Rastrick Band join forces to release a very special album this Christmas.

BWW Exclusive: Trailer for Postmodern Jukebox's First-Ever Live Album 'The New Classics'
October 27, 2017

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox, the powerhouse pop-jazz phenomenon that has toured the world on the strength of its extraordinary music videos and immense followings on YouTube and Facebook, is finally releasing its first live album. Below, BWW exclusively premieres the trailer for the new album!

CHICAGO's Renee Zellweger to Portray Judy Garland in Upcoming Biopic
October 23, 2017

Ren e Zellweger will take on the role of famed singer and actress Judy Garland in an upcoming biopic. Principal photography will get underway in February 2018 on the film which will center on the star's final concerts in London.

BWW Interview: CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND Star Vincent Rodriguez III Talks Hit Comedy & More
October 20, 2017

Actor, singer and dancer Vincent Rodriguez III is best known for his role of Josh Chan in The CW comedy-drama series CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND. Today, the actor chats with BWW about tonight's episode, his experience on the show, and what's on tap for his busy career!

Back to Broadway: A Look Back at John Leguizamo's Career Onstage
November 18, 2017

Emmy winner John Leguizamo makes his highly-anticipated return to Broadway in Latin History For Morons. The production officially opens at Studio 54 on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 for a strictly limited engagement through Sunday, February 4, 2018. Today, BWW takes a look back on the award-winning entertainer's prolific Broadway career!

BWW Spooktacular - Our Top 10 Broadway-Themed Halloween Costumes for 2017
October 27, 2017

With Halloween just around the corner, it's time once again for BWW's Top Broadway-themed costumes to help make your holiday festivities extra special. From the streets of Belmont Avenue to 1812's Moscow, we cover the entire wardrobe spectrum for your trick or treating needs!

BWW Interview - Debut of the Month - THE BAND'S VISIT's Ari'el Stachel
October 23, 2017

Today Ari'el Stachel speaks with BWW about making his Broadway debut and explains why THE BAND'S VISIT has been 'utterly life-changing' on a very personal level.

BWW Interview: Jordan Fisher Talks Life-Changing DWTS' Experience, HAMILTON & More
October 16, 2017

Today, Fisher takes a moment out of his busy rehearsal schedule to speak with BWW about his life-changing experience on DANCING WITH THE STARS, his burgeoning music career and his strong desire to one day return to the place he calls 'home,' the Broadway stage.

Broadway's Nathan Lane Claims He Was Attacked by Harvey Weinstein During Event
October 11, 2017

As TALES of sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein continue to surface this week, a new report in the New York Post reveals that Broadway's Nathan Lane had his own unfortunate encounter with the famed Hollywood producer.

NBA General Manager Daryl Morey to Bring World of Sports to New Musical SMALL BALL
October 5, 2017

Daryl Morey, the general manager of the Houston Rockets, will combine his passion for sports and theater into a new musical production. Titled SMALL BALL, the show is now heading to a rehearsal period, followed by a six-week run at Houston's Catastrophic Theater next April.

Screen to Stage - The Journey of Broadway's THE BAND'S VISIT
November 11, 2017

One of the most anticipated musicals of the 2017 Fall Season is THE BAND'S VISIT, heading to Broadway's Ethel Barrymore Theatre this month following a highly successful, award-winning run off-Broadway. Today BWW takes a look at the journey of this captivating tale from screen to stage!

HOCUS POCUS Remake in the Works at Disney!
September 28, 2017

Areimagining of the cult classic HOCUS POCUS is now in the works at Disney Channel. The original 1993 comedy starred Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy.

BWW Interview - Tony Winner Michael McGrath Talks THE HONEYMOONERS
October 3, 2017

Tony-winning actor Michael McGrath takes on the iconic role of Ralph Kramden in Paper Mill Playhouse's World Premiere production of the new musical comedy THE HONEYMOONERS, based on the CBS television series.

BWW Interview - Debut of the Month: TIME AND THE CONWAYS' Anna Baryshnikov
September 30, 2017

Today, Anna Baryshnikov speaks exclusively with BWW about making her Broadway debut in the role of a young girl who reminds us to take time to live in the moment!

VIDEO: Watch Jackie Hoffman's Hilarious Reaction to Losing EMMY to Laura Dern
September 18, 2017

When Laura Dern's name was announced as the winner of the trophy on the live broadcast, the camera came close up to Hoffman's face, and the actress was visibly seen shouting, Dammit! Hoffman then quickly took to Twitter, jokingly attacking Dern and using the hashtag sore loser.

Jackie Hoffman, Tituss Burgess & More Broadway Faves Up for Primetime EMMYs - Performance Highlights!
September 16, 2017

Below, find out which Broadway stars are up for a Primetime Emmy Award this Sunday night and check out highlights of their outstanding work!

Photo Flash: Netflix Shares First Look at Harlan Coben Crime Thriller THE FIVE
September 14, 2017

From the 15th September, Netflix subscribers in USA and Canada will be able to watch television drama, Harlan Coben's THE FIVE, produced by award-winning RED Production Company.