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Opening Night

The curtain is down. The cast has bowed. Now let's take a behind the scenes look at the rest of opening night!




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Video: Jefferson Mays Brings A CHRISTMAS CAROL Back to Broadway
November 23, 2022

Jefferson Mays' universally celebrated, one man virtuoso, tour-de-force performance in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is on Broadway this holiday season for a strictly limited 66-performance engagement at the Nederlander Theatre. In this video, we take you behind the scenes of opening night!

Video: KPOP Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway
November 22, 2022

KPOP officially celebrates its opening night on November 27, but the party came early Sunday night at the Circle in the Square Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there to celebrate with the cast and you can watch as we check in with the company in this video.

Video: & JULIET Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway
November 19, 2022

The highly anticipated new musical, & Juliet, is now officially open on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and we are taking you behind the scenes in this video!

Video: KIMBERLY AKIMBO Company Celebrates Opening Night
November 14, 2022

In this video, watch as the company of Kimberly Akimbo, including Victoria Clark, Bonnie Milligan, Steven Boyer, Alli Mauzey and more, celebrates opening night on Broadway!

Video: ONLY GOLD Company Dances Through Opening Night
November 9, 2022

The World Premiere of Only Gold, a new musical with music and lyrics by platinum recording artist and BRIT Award winner Kate Nash ('GLOW') and a book by Tony Award® winner Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) and Ted Malawer (Everything Beautiful Happens at Night) is now open at MCC Theater. BroadwayWorld is taking you inside opening night in this video!

Video: Go Inside Opening Night of MY BROKEN LANGUAGE with Daphne Rubin-Vega and More!
November 8, 2022

Signature Theatre's production of Quiara Alegría Hudes' My Broken Language, the acclaimed playwright's stage adaptation of her eponymous memoir, officially opened on November 6. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and we're taking you to behind the scenes with the company in this video!

Video: Go Inside Opening Night of ALMOST FAMOUS With the Cast & Creatives
November 5, 2022

Almost Famous, the new musical with book and lyrics by Academy Award and Grammy Award winner Cameron Crowe, based on his iconic film, is now open on Broadway! We're taking you inside the opening night in the video here!

Video: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE
November 1, 2022

Classic Stage Company's A Man Of No Importance officially opened on Sunday, October 30. Check out our coverage from the opening night red carpet in the video here!

Video: Go Inside Opening Night of TAKE ME OUT on Broadway
October 29, 2022

The 2022 Tony Award Winning Revival of a Play Take Me Out officially returned to Broadway on October 27. Produced by Barry and Fran Weissler, TAKE ME OUT, a Second Stage Theater Production, has returned for a 14-week engagement. We're taking you inside opening night in this video.

Video/Photos: Gabriel Byrne's WALKING WITH GHOSTS Opens on Broadway!
October 28, 2022

Last night, internationally renowned actor and writer Gabriel Byrne opened in his acclaimed solo show, Walking with Ghosts, on Broadway. This adaptation from his best-selling memoir of the same name is directed by Lonny Price and is currently playing at the Music Box Theatre for 75 performances only. Check out photos and video footage from opening night here!

Video: Go Inside Opening Night of TOPDOG/UNDERDOG on Broadway
October 23, 2022

The Golden Theatre was the place to be earlier this week as Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning Topdog/Underdog officially opened on Broadway. Directed by Tony Award-winner Kenny Leon, it stars Emmy Award-winner Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Watchmen, Candyman) and Tony Award-nominee Corey Hawkins (In the Heights, The Tragedy of Macbeth). We're taking you inside opening night in this video.

Video: Inside Opening Night of THE PIANO LESSON on Broadway
October 15, 2022

The best of Broadway was at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, where The Piano Lesson, directed by Tony Award nominee LaTanya Richardson Jackson and starring Samuel L. Jackson, John David Washington, and Danielle Brooks, opened on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and and we are taking you behind the scenes in this video!

Video: Go Inside Opening Night of DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway
October 10, 2022

The best of Broadway flocked to the Hudson Theatre last night, where Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman officially opened on Broadway. This video is taking you inside the festivities!

Video: Wendell Pierce Gives Touching Tribute at Curtain Call of DEATH OF A SALESMAN
October 10, 2022

A special and poignant moment came at the curtain call when Pierce paid tribute to his 97-year-old father, Amos Pierce, who was in the audience with other members of Pierce’s family from his hometown of New Orleans. Check out the video here!

Video: Go Inside Opening Night for 1776 on Broadway
October 8, 2022

There is a revolution happening on Broadway! Roundabout Theatre Company and the American Repertory Theater's new Broadway production of 1776, directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus, opened officially at Roundabout's American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and were taking you inside the festivities in this video.

Video: COST OF LIVING Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway
October 4, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Cost of Living just opened at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Check out highlights from inside the big night!

Video: Watch ALMOST FAMOUS Cast Take Their First Broadway Bows
October 4, 2022

Previews began for Almost Famous at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, the new musical featuring 15 Broadway cast debuts, with a book and co-lyrics by Academy Award® winner Cameron Crowe, based on his iconic film. Check out a photo and video clip from the curtain call here!

Video: Inside Opening Night of LEOPOLDSTADT on Broadway
October 3, 2022

Leopoldstadt, Tom Stoppard's Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Marber, just opened on Broadway at the Longacre Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there!

VIDEO: KINKY BOOTS Celebrates Opening Night Off-Broadway
August 28, 2022

Earlier this week, the off-Broadway engagement of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical, Kinky Boots officially opened at Stage 42. Kinky Boots features 16 original songs by Cyndi Lauper, a book by Harvey Fierstein, and direction and choreography by Jerry Mitchell. BroadwayWorld was on hand for opening night and we're taking you inside the festivities in this video.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of POTUS on Broadway!
May 7, 2022

Earlier this week, Selina Fillinger's new Broadway comedy POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive, celebrated its opening gala at the Shubert Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there for the special day and we're taking you inside the festivities!