Joshua Wright

Joshua Wright

Joshua Wright, a native of Boston, MA, has been captivated by Broadway since childhood. When he's not penning articles for BroadwayWorld.com, Joshua can be found swimming at the local pool, crafting intricate woodworks, or diving into DIY home renovation projects. Joshua also dedicates significant time to animal rescue efforts, helping furry friends find loving homes.




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Trial of Russian Theater Director & Playwright Charged With 'Terrorism' Will Move Forward in Military Court
Trial of Russian Theater Director & Playwright Charged With 'Terrorism' Will Move Forward in Military Court
April 19, 2024

The Second Western Military Garrison Court is set to hear the case against theater director Yevgenia Berkovich and playwright Svetlana Petriychuk, who are facing charges of justifying terrorism through their play Finist the Brave Falcon.

School Cancels Actor's Speech Over 'Activism' and 'Lifestyle'
School Cancels Actor's Speech Over 'Activism' and 'Lifestyle'
April 19, 2024

The Mountain View Middle School in Cumberland County has officially canceled a planned appearance by actor and children’s book author Maulik Pancholy. The board cited concerns relating to Pancholy's activism and personal lifestyle, which were deemed potentially at odds with the district's policy against hosting politically charged events.

Video: Cast of TICK, TICK...BOOM! at George Street Playhouse Previews 30/90
Video: Cast of TICK, TICK...BOOM! at George Street Playhouse Previews 30/90
April 18, 2024

Watch as Daniel Marconi (Jonathan), Cathryn Wake (Susan) and John Yi (Michael) give a special preview performance of 30/90 from Tick, Tick.. Boom! with accompaniment by Andrew David Sotomayor.

Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off on GUN & POWDER at Paper Mill Playhouse
Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off on GUN & POWDER at Paper Mill Playhouse
April 18, 2024

What did critics think about Paper Mill Playhouse's production of the new musical Gun & Powder, with book and lyrics by Angelica Chéri and music by Ross Baum?

Shop LEMPICKA on Broadway Merch & Souvenirs in the Theater Shop
Shop LEMPICKA on Broadway Merch & Souvenirs in the Theater Shop
April 18, 2024

Shop merch from the musical Lempicka in BroadwayWorld's Theatre Shop. Merch available includes a graphic tee with the show's key art, a matching zip pullover, show magnet, mugs, hat, pin and more.

Video: Music Director & Conductor Alan Everman on La Mirada's JERSEY BOYS
Video: Music Director & Conductor Alan Everman on La Mirada's JERSEY BOYS
April 18, 2024

Go inside rehearsals with music director Alan Everman of 3-D Theatricals in association with La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment's production of JERSEY BOYS.

Foto: Erster Blick auf Willemijn Verkaik in Disneys DIE EISKÖNIGIN
Foto: Erster Blick auf Willemijn Verkaik in Disneys DIE EISKÖNIGIN
April 18, 2024

Mit der 1.000. Show erreicht Disneys DIE EISKÖNIGIN einen sensationellen Meilenstein und überholt die Laufzeit aller anderen bisher im Stage Theater an der Elbe gespielten Shows. Noch bis zum 29. September ist Disneys DIE EISKÖNIGIN in Hamburg zu sehen, dann zieht das Musical nach Stuttgart ins Stage Apollo Theater.

Video: Soprano Janai Brugger on Cherubini's MEDEA at Canadian Opera Company
Video: Soprano Janai Brugger on Cherubini's MEDEA at Canadian Opera Company
April 17, 2024

Watch as Soprano Janai Brugger gives us a taste of Cherubini’s heady score for MADEA, exquisitely brought to life in this excerpt from her Act I aria “O Amore, vieni a me!'

Fortunato Ortombina Named New Director of Teatro alla Scala
Fortunato Ortombina Named New Director of Teatro alla Scala
April 17, 2024

Teatro alla Scala, one of the most prestigious opera houses globally, has officially appointed Fortunato Ortombina as its new director. The announcement was made on Tuesday by Milan's Mayor Giuseppe Sala following the approval by the opera house’s board of directors. Ortombina will begin his tenure in September at the Milan-based Teatro alla Scala.

Photos: Get A First Look at EL NIÑO at the Metropolitan Opera
Photos: Get A First Look at EL NIÑO at the Metropolitan Opera
April 17, 2024

Get a first look at all new photos The Met premiere of John Adams’s opera-oratorio EL NIŃO, which features soprano Julia Bullock, mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges, and bass-baritone Davóne Tines.

Video: Ciara Renée Sings 'Real Woman' from GUN & POWDER at Paper Mill Playhouse
Video: Ciara Renée Sings 'Real Woman' from GUN & POWDER at Paper Mill Playhouse
April 17, 2024

Watch Ciara Renée sing 'Real Woman' from Paper Mill Playhouse's new musical Gun & Powder, with book and lyrics by Angelica Chéri and music by Ross Baum in this all-new video.

Video: First Look At THE MUSIC MAN at Marriott Theatre
Video: First Look At THE MUSIC MAN at Marriott Theatre
April 17, 2024

Get a first look at Marriott Theatre's production of MEREDITH WILLSON's THE MUSIC MAN, the six-time Tony Award-winning musical comedy, directed and choreographed by Katie Spelman with Music Direction by Jeff Award Winner Ryan T. Nelson. Check out the all-new video!

Video: First Look At Act 1 Finale Of Opera Orlando's LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR
Video: First Look At Act 1 Finale Of Opera Orlando's LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR
April 17, 2024

Go inside rehearsals for the Act 1 finale of Opera Orlando's production of LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR, which performs April 19th and 21st, 2024.

Video: Get A First Look at JANE EYRE at Alley Theatre
Video: Get A First Look at JANE EYRE at Alley Theatre
April 16, 2024

Get a first look at Alley Theatre's production Jane Eyre in all-new video. Directed by Eleanor Holdridge (Ken Ludwig's Lend Me A Soprano), this timeless tale of love, resilience, and self-discovery comes to life in Elizabeth Williamson's stage adaptation of Charlotte Brontë's classic novel.

Video: Go Inside Rehearsals for JUDGMENT DAY at Chicago Shakespeare Theater with Jason Alexander & More
Video: Go Inside Rehearsals for JUDGMENT DAY at Chicago Shakespeare Theater with Jason Alexander & More
April 16, 2024

Go inside rehearsals for Chicago Shakespeare Theater's production of Judgment Day, a hilariously irreverent world premiere comedy starring Tony and Emmy Award winner Jason Alexander (Seinfeld) in his Chicago stage debut.

TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Opens in Indianapolis April 30th
TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Opens in Indianapolis April 30th
April 16, 2024

Broadway in Indianapolis announced today that tickets for the national tour of TINA – The Tina Turner Musical are on sale now for 8 performances from April 30 - May 5, 2024.

Welsh National Opera Will Cut Two Weeks Of Programming Over Financial Challenges
Welsh National Opera Will Cut Two Weeks Of Programming Over Financial Challenges
April 16, 2024

Welsh National Opera has announced that it will be withdrawing two weeks from its previously announced 2024/2025 Season. The changes mean that the Company will no longer be touring to Bristol Hippodrome in February 2025, and will not be touring to Venue Cymru, Llandudno in May 2025.

Video: Alex Lacamoire on the Music of Sting's MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE at New York City Center
Video: Alex Lacamoire on the Music of Sting's MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE at New York City Center
April 16, 2024

Watch as Alex Lacamoire, a music arranger known for his extensive Broadway credits such as Hamilton, In the Heights, and Dear Evan Hansen, discusses the process of turning the iconic music of Sting into a story for the stage in MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE.

Rachel Zegler & Kit Connor Will Star in Sam Gold-Directed ROMEO + JULIET on Broadway
Rachel Zegler & Kit Connor Will Star in Sam Gold-Directed ROMEO + JULIET on Broadway
April 16, 2024

Following yesterday's social media tease, BroadwayWorld can confirm Rachel Zegler (Steven Spielberg's West Side Story) and Kit Connor (Netflix's Heartstopper) will star as Juliet and Romeo respectively in a revival of William Shakespeare's most famous play on Broadway this fall.

Video: Get A First Look at EL NIÑO at the Metropolitan Opera
Video: Get A First Look at EL NIÑO at the Metropolitan Opera
April 15, 2024

Get a first look at The Met premiere of John Adams’s opera-oratorio EL NIŃO, which features soprano Julia Bullock, mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges, and bass-baritone Davóne Tines in an all-new video from rehearsals.



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