Stephanie Wild

Stephanie Wild

Stephanie is the morning and weekend News Desk editor for BroadwayWorld, and she curates the daily Morning Brief. She is a recent graduate of the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism and Dramatic Arts. A longtime performer and appreciator of the arts, Stephanie spent her college years as a freelance contributor for multiple theatre and music publications. 




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LAST 30 DAYS

Could THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Be Coming to Broadway?Could THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Be Coming to Broadway?
Posted: Jan. 31, 2018


Lin-Manuel Miranda Wins the Grammy Award for Best Song Written For Visual Media for MOANA's 'How Far I'll Go'Lin-Manuel Miranda Wins GRAMMY For MOANA's 'How Far I'll Go'
Posted: Jan. 28, 2018


DEAR EVAN HANSEN Wins the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater AlbumDEAR EVAN HANSEN Wins the GRAMMY for Best Musical Theater Album
Posted: Jan. 28, 2018


Winners Announced for the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards; Complete List!Winners Announced for the GRAMMY Awards; Complete List!
Posted: Jan. 28, 2018


LAST 365 DAYS

Actors' Equity Study Determines Potential Effect of New Tax Bill on the IndustryActors' Equity Determines Potential Effect of New Tax Bill on the Industry
Posted: Dec. 14, 2017


Lin-Manuel Miranda Drops New HAMILTON Song and Will Release New Content Every MonthMiranda Drops New HAMILTON Song - New Content Coming Monthly
Posted: Dec. 14, 2017


Could THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Be Coming to Broadway?Could THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Be Coming to Broadway?
Posted: Jan. 31, 2018


Do You Believe? Open Call Announced for THE CHER SHOW!Do You Believe? Open Call Announced for THE CHER SHOW!
Posted: Jul. 5, 2017


Ben Vereen Accused of Sexual Assault During Production of HAIRBen Vereen Accused of Sexual Assault During Production of HAIR
Posted: Jan. 5, 2018


BWW Flashback: Spidey Can Dance! Watch Tom Holland as BILLY ELLIOTFlashback: Spidey Can Dance! Watch Tom Holland as BILLY ELLIOT
Posted: Jul. 5, 2017


David Mamet Has Written a Harvey Weinstein PlayDavid Mamet Has Written a Harvey Weinstein Play
February 23, 2018

It has been revealed in a new interview with the Chicago Tribune that playwright David Mamet has written a play about Harvey Weinstein. Mamet reveals that his producer said 'Why don't you write a play about Harvey Weinstein?' So he did.

Brief 2/23: ANGELS IN AMERICA Begins Previews, and More!Brief 2/23: ANGELS IN AMERICA Begins Previews, and More!
February 23, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Angels in America begins previews at the Neil Simon Theatre, and more!

Brief 2/22: FROZEN Begins Previews, JERRY SPRINGER THE OPERA Opens, and More!Brief 2/22: FROZEN Begins Previews, JERRY SPRINGER THE OPERA Opens, and More!
February 22, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Frozen begins Broadway previews tonight, Jerry Springer: The Opera opens off-Broadway, and more!

Phillipa Soo Joins the Cast of CBS Pilot 'The Code'Phillipa Soo Joins the Cast of CBS Pilot 'The Code'
February 21, 2018

Hamilton star Phillipa Soo has been cast in the new CBS drama pilot 'The Code,' according to Variety. The Code tells the story of the military's brightest minds, attorneys trained as prosecutors, defense lawyers, investigators, and Marines.

Brief 2/21: AT HOME AT THE ZOO Opens, and More!Brief 2/21: AT HOME AT THE ZOO Opens, and More!
February 21, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: At Home at the Zoo opens off-Broadway tonight at Signature Theatre, and more!

Plans Emerge for NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 to Gain a New Life in Countries Across the WorldPlans Emerge for NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 to Gain a New Life in Countries Across the World
February 20, 2018

Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, while very well loved, had a run that many believed to be far too short. But the producers aren't ready to give up on this show yet. What do we know about what's next for Great Comet?

Brief 2/20: KINGS Opens, Arielle Jacobs Joins ALADDIN, and More!Brief 2/20: KINGS Opens, Arielle Jacobs Joins ALADDIN, and More!
February 20, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: KINGS opens at the Public Theater, Arielle Jacobs takes over the role of Jasmine in Aladdin, MCP pays homage to Broadway composers in the Broadway Classics concert at Carnegie Hall, and more!

Olivia Wilde Will Direct a New Teen Comedy Film Starring Beanie FeldsteinOlivia Wilde Will Direct a New Teen Comedy Film Starring Beanie Feldstein
February 18, 2018

According to Brit + Co, Olivia Wilde will be directing a new teen comedy called Booksmart, which will star Beanie Feldstein as well as Kaitlyn Dever.

Brief 2/19: Meet DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Taylor Trensch, Sneak Peek of Heidi Blickenstaff in FREAKY FRIDAY, and More!Brief 2/19: Meet DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Taylor Trensch, Sneak Peek of Heidi Blickenstaff in FREAKY FRIDAY, and More!
February 19, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: meet Dear Evan Hansen's Taylor Trensch in a new interview with Richard Ridge, get a sneak peek at Heidi Blickenstaff in Freaky Friday, and more!

Lin-Manuel Miranda's TeeRico Partners With Entertainment Earth to Launch Toy and Collectible LineLin-Manuel Miranda's TeeRico Partners With Entertainment Earth to Launch Toy and Collectible Line
February 18, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda's clothing and merchandise company TeeRico has announced a partnership with Entertainment Earth, a popular worldwide toys and collectibles destination, to create a line of toys and collectibles. The first product that has been announced is Pin Mates wooden figurines of Miranda and his tog Tobi.

Audra McDonald to Become the Namesake for Her High School's TheaterAudra McDonald to Become the Namesake for Her High School's Theater
February 17, 2018

Roosevelt School of the Arts is planning to name its theater after Broadway star Audra McDonald, the school's most famous alumnus, according to the Fresno Bee. McDonald graduated from the school in 1988.

Keala Settle Would 'Love to' Star in a Potential Stage Adaptation of THE GREATEST SHOWMANKeala Settle Would 'Love to' Star in a Potential Stage Adaptation of THE GREATEST SHOWMAN
February 16, 2018

BroadwayWorld has previously reported that a stage adaptation of The Greatest Showman could be coming to Broadway sometime in the future, and it appears that Keala Settle is on board!

HAMILTON Becomes Fifth Best Selling Cast Album Since 1991HAMILTON Becomes Fifth Best Selling Cast Album Since 1991
February 16, 2018

According to Billboard, Hamilton has surpassed Jersey Boys to become the fifth biggest selling cast album since the tracking of sales began in 1991. Hamilton has sold 1.46 million, versus Jersey Boys' 1.445 million.

Brief 2/16: ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Begins Previews and Releases Cast Recording, and More!Brief 2/16: ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Begins Previews and Releases Cast Recording, and More!
February 16, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Escape to Margaritaville begins previews on Broadway today, and also releases its original cast recording!

Get a First Listen of Josh Groban's New Single 'Symphony'Get a First Listen of Josh Groban's New Single 'Symphony'
February 15, 2018

Amazon Music and Entertainment Weekly have provided a first listen of Josh Groban's new single 'Symphony.' Groban debuted the song on Valentine's Day on Amazon Music's program 'Today in Music.' The song's official release date has yet to be announced.

Spice Girls Reunion Tour Won't Happen Just YetSpice Girls Reunion Tour Won't Happen Just Yet
February 15, 2018

Rumors have been flying since the original Spice Girls, Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Geri Horner, Melanie Brown and Melanie Chisholm, gathered earlier this month. Fans have mostly been hoping to see a reunion tour but it appears that that won't be happening any time soon.

Raul Esparza Talks Importance of Politically Charged Musicals Like CHESSRaul Esparza Talks Importance of Politically Charged Musicals Like CHESS
February 15, 2018

In a new interview for Metro Weekly, Raul Esparza talks about bringing Chess back to the stage, as well as how important it is to perform such a politically charged musical in this day and age. Esparza is currently performing in Chess at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

Brief 2/15: Get a Sneak Peek of ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE and More!Brief 2/15: Get a Sneak Peek of ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE and More!
February 15, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: a sneak peek of Escape to Margaritaville, an interview with the cast of Cruel Intentions, and more!

Photo: Samantha Barks and Steve Kazee Get Glamorous in PRETTY WOMAN Photo for Vanity FairPhoto: Samantha Barks and Steve Kazee Get Glamorous in PRETTY WOMAN Photo for Vanity Fair
February 14, 2018

Samantha Barks and Steve Kazee, stars of the upcoming musical Pretty Woman, got glammed up in a new photo for Vanity Fair. Check out the stunning photo below, courtesy of VanityFair.com.

Brief 2/14: CHESS Opens, WEST SIDE STORY Concert, and More!Brief 2/14: CHESS Opens, WEST SIDE STORY Concert, and More!
February 14, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories come out of D.C.'s Kennedy Center: CHESS opens, starring Raul Esparza, Karen Olivo, and Ramin Karimloo; and Corey Cott, Solea Pfeiffer and more lead WEST SIDE STORY in concert!



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