Sally Henry

Sally Henry

BroadwayWorld Atlanta's Senior Editor. Freelance theatre journalist and incorrigible Broadway fangirl calling coffee shops home.

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LAST 30 DAYS

BWW Interview: Tony-Winner Shuler Hensley Applauds the 'Tapping Phenomenon,' Escapism, and More in 42ND STREET at City Springs Theatre CompanyInterview: Tony Winner Shuler Hensley Applauds the 'Tapping Phenomenon' in 42ND STREET
Posted: Sep. 18, 2018


BWW Spotlight: Aurora Theatre's THE TWO KIDS THAT BLOW SH*T UP Expands Creative BoundariesBWW Spotlight: Aurora Theatre's THE TWO KIDS THAT BLOW SH*T UP Expands Creative Boundaries
Posted: Sep. 18, 2018


LAST 365 DAYS

Review: Aurora's ABIGAIL/1702 Scares the Hell out of AtlantaReview: Aurora's ABIGAIL/1702 Scares the Hell out of Atlanta
Posted: Sep. 27, 2017


BWW Interview: Shuler Hensley Expands Atlanta's Booming Theatre Industry with City Springs Theatre CompanyInterview: Shuler Hensley Expands Atlanta Theatre with City Springs
Posted: Feb. 9, 2018


BWW Interview: Matthew Morrison Talks Gene Kelly, Spontaneity, and Telling Beautiful Stories in Upcoming Atlanta ConcertInterview: Matthew Morrison Talks Gene Kelly and More
Posted: Jun. 9, 2018


BWW Interview: James Taylor Odom Brings Dream Role in A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER to the Fox TheatreInterview: Odom Brings Dream GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE Role to the Fox
Posted: Mar. 6, 2018


BWW Review: The Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE Reinvigorates a ClassicBWW Review: The Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE Reinvigorates a Classic
Posted: May. 18, 2018


BWW Interview: Topher Payne Talks Hats and McCarthyism in PERFECT ARRANGEMENTInterview: Topher Payne Talks Hats and McCarthyism in PERFECT ARRANGEMENT
Posted: Feb. 13, 2018


BWW Spotlight: Aurora Theatre's THE TWO KIDS THAT BLOW SH*T UP Expands Creative BoundariesBWW Spotlight: Aurora Theatre's THE TWO KIDS THAT BLOW SH*T UP Expands Creative Boundaries
September 18, 2018

Neighbors Max and Diana were put through the ringer as children as their parents had a dysfunctional affair off and on for most of the kids' growing up years. Aurora Theatre's production of Carla Ching's THE TWO KIDS THAT BLOW SH*T UP follows two characters from age 9 to mid-life, with a twist.

BWW Interview: Tony-Winner Shuler Hensley Applauds the 'Tapping Phenomenon,' Escapism, and More in 42ND STREET at City Springs Theatre CompanyBWW Interview: Tony-Winner Shuler Hensley Applauds the 'Tapping Phenomenon,' Escapism, and More in 42ND STREET at City Springs Theatre Company
September 18, 2018

Amid Broadway, film, and television roles, Hensley has maintained his connection to Atlanta's arts scene by working with young artists on the Georgia High School Theatre Awards year after year, and now, he is bringing his performing talents home as he stars in 42ND STREET at the new City Springs Theatre Company.

BWW Interview: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Choreographer David Rossetti Takes Classic Hits to a New LevelBWW Interview: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Choreographer David Rossetti Takes Classic Hits to a New Level
July 28, 2018

Fresh off the national tour of SOMETHING ROTTEN, multitalented performer David Rossetti has returned to Atlanta from New York to shake things up at Stage Door Players.

BWW Interview: Greg Kamp Explores the Heart of a True Leader in NEWSIES at Aurora TheatreBWW Interview: Greg Kamp Explores the Heart of a True Leader in NEWSIES at Aurora Theatre
July 21, 2018

When Greg Kamp first performed at the Aurora Theatre in A CHORUS LINE, he was a college without a professional theatre credit to his name. Now eight years and many successful stage and screen productions later, Kamp is back from New York to lead NEWSIES on the Lawrenceville stage.

BWW Interview: Tony Award-Winner Kenny Leon Calls Atlanta to Actions of Kindness Through DOT at True ColorsBWW Interview: Tony Award-Winner Kenny Leon Calls Atlanta to Actions of Kindness Through DOT at True Colors
July 19, 2018

This week, Atlanta audiences get to see Kenny Leon's latest directorial work showcasing a group of talented actors bringing to life Colman Domingo's authentically relatable family drama DOT.

BWW Interview: Matthew Morrison Talks Gene Kelly, Spontaneity, and Telling Beautiful Stories in Upcoming Atlanta ConcertBWW Interview: Matthew Morrison Talks Gene Kelly, Spontaneity, and Telling Beautiful Stories in Upcoming Atlanta Concert
June 9, 2018

Timeless music. Broadway song and dance. When Matthew Morrison takes the stage at Symphony Hall next week, he will bring Atlanta more than a concert.

BWW Review: The Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE Reinvigorates a ClassicBWW Review: The Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE Reinvigorates a Classic
May 18, 2018

"Everything is for the best in this best of all possible worlds," the title character parrots incessantly on his quest around the world. Bless his optimistic heart.

BWW Interview: James Taylor Odom Brings Dream Role in A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER to the Fox TheatreBWW Interview: James Taylor Odom Brings Dream Role in A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER to the Fox Theatre
March 6, 2018

From watching a range of British television shows and movies when he was little to studying one-man show work in grad school, James Taylor Odom's background has prepared him perfectly to play all eight members of the ill-fated D'Ysquith family in the tour of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER.

BWW Interview: Topher Payne Talks Hats and McCarthyism in PERFECT ARRANGEMENTBWW Interview: Topher Payne Talks Hats and McCarthyism in PERFECT ARRANGEMENT
February 13, 2018

One of Atlanta's local playwrights is bringing his published work home for the first time.

BWW Interview: Shuler Hensley Expands Atlanta's Booming Theatre Industry with City Springs Theatre CompanyBWW Interview: Shuler Hensley Expands Atlanta's Booming Theatre Industry with City Springs Theatre Company
February 9, 2018

In the fall, a new professional theatre company will treat Atlanta audiences to a season of timeless musicals. For Shuler Hensley, joining the City Springs Theatre Company creative team alongside Brandt Blocker and Natalie Barrow is the fulfillment of a longtime desire.

Review: THE BALLAD OF KLOOK AND VINETTE Makes American Premiere at Horizon TheatreReview: THE BALLAD OF KLOOK AND VINETTE Makes American Premiere at Horizon Theatre
February 8, 2018

A man with a criminal past, in search of nothing. A woman 20ish years younger with big dreams, in search of a new beginning. Is instant chemistry enough to keep them together? Horizon Theatre pursues the answer to this question in their newest premiere, THE BALLAD OF KLOOK AND VINETTE.

BWW Interview: Hometown 'Princess Warrior' Nia Holloway Talks Returning to Atlanta in THE LION KING TourBWW Interview: Hometown 'Princess Warrior' Nia Holloway Talks Returning to Atlanta in THE LION KING Tour
January 6, 2018

The Atlanta native is bringing her performance back home to our own historic Fox Theatre January 10-28, with what she describes as a 'brand new Nala.' And she couldn't be more excited.

Review: Aurora's ABIGAIL/1702 Scares the Hell out of AtlantaReview: Aurora's ABIGAIL/1702 Scares the Hell out of Atlanta
September 27, 2017

A young girl runs through the forest, chased by her uncle who seems to be mal-intentioned. As she stops to catch her breath, she fills the audience in on her story, setting the scene for the chilling ABIGAIL/1702.

BWW Interview: HUNCHBACK's Haden Rider Opens Up About the Challenge of Stepping into Quasimodo at Aurora/Theatrical OutfitBWW Interview: HUNCHBACK's Haden Rider Opens Up About the Challenge of Stepping into Quasimodo at Aurora/Theatrical Outfit
September 3, 2017

Leading the production as it prepares to transfer to the Rialto Center with Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta actor Haden Rider sees the role of Quasimodo as the fulfillment of a dream.

BWW Interview: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's Julissa Sabino Opens up About Her Journey as EsmeraldaBWW Interview: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's Julissa Sabino Opens up About Her Journey as Esmeralda
July 3, 2017

At the end of this month, prolific Atlanta leading lady Julissa Sabino is stepping into the shoes of the most un-princess-like of Disney heroines.

Video Recap! Jodi Benson, Kenny Leon, and More Walk the Shuler Hensley Awards Red Carpet, Plus Performance ClipsVideo Recap! Jodi Benson, Kenny Leon, and More Walk the Shuler Hensley Awards Red Carpet, Plus Performance Clips
April 21, 2017

BroadwayWorld was on the scene at the Cobb Energy Center bringing you up-to-the-minute updates on Georgia's 9th annual high school musical theatre awards, The Shuler Hensleys.

John's Creek, Heritage, and More Take Home Shuler Hensley Awards 2017!John's Creek, Heritage, and More Take Home Shuler Hensley Awards 2017!
April 20, 2017

The winners are in! BroadwayWorld was on the scene at the Cobb Energy Center bringing you up-to-the-minute updates on Georgia's 9th annual high school musical theatre awards, The Shuler Hensleys.

BWW Interview: Atlanta Girl Mackenzie Perpich Talks Returning Home as the ANNIE Tour Plays the Fox TheatreBWW Interview: Atlanta Girl Mackenzie Perpich Talks Returning Home as the ANNIE Tour Plays the Fox Theatre
March 16, 2017

With her passion for theatre coming full circle, Mackenzie could not be happier about coming home to the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. Note: a written medium cannot possibly convey the enthusiasm she naturally radiates, so make sure to read this in the most lively voice ever.

BWW Interview: Playwright Georgina Escobar Brings 'Sci-Fi Feminism' to Aurora Theatre in SWEEPBWW Interview: Playwright Georgina Escobar Brings 'Sci-Fi Feminism' to Aurora Theatre in SWEEP
March 1, 2017

This season at Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville, audiences get the chance to see the melding of sci-fi and feminism in a new way. Making its world premiere, Georgina Escobar's SWEEP introduces creative worlds and presents the constant theme of balance among the characters, letting audiences decide what deeper meanings they take away from it.

BWW Review: CONSTELLATIONS Shines at Horizon TheatreBWW Review: CONSTELLATIONS Shines at Horizon Theatre
February 13, 2017

For every 'what if' you've asked in a dating relationship, 'What if I just hadn't been...?' or 'What if he hadn't said...?' Horizon Theatre's CONSTELLATIONS has an answer. And another. And another.



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