An unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.
In this over-stimulated and pharmaceutically-obsessed world, one almost average suburban family comes to grips with a long buried secret in this haunting and darkly funny new musical. With provocative lyrics and an electrifying score, Next to Normal explores the lengths to which we'll go to keep ourselves sane and our families in place.
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BWW Feature: Learn More About Some of Our Favorite Cabaret Couples
February 13, 2021
The history of show business is loaded with couples who work as well offstage as they do on. These twosomes have brought their offstage magic to the stages of the cabaret and concert world.
Wake Up With BWW 1/24: Sneak Peek at Jeremy Jordan's Upcoming Hallmark Movie, and More!
January 25, 2021
Today's top stories: sneak peek at Jeremy Jordan in his upcoming Hallmark movie, J. Harrison Ghee and Hannah Cruz perform from Aida, and more!
WATCH: Ten Minute Tidbits with Spencer Glass and Guest Nicolette Robinson - Live at 5pm ET!
November 11, 2020
It's the Day of the Show Y'All host Spencer Glass is taking over our Instagram Live with his new show, Ten Minute Tidbits!
Page 73 Announces Semi-Finalists for 2021 Playwriting Fellowship
October 29, 2020
Page 73 has announced 13 semi-finalists for the Page 73 Playwriting Fellowship. Page 73 has selected Bleu Beckford-Burrell, Lyndsey Bourne, Steph Del Rosso, Jahna Ferron-Smith, Marvin González De León, Dylan Guerra, Majkin Holmquist, Emma Horwitz, Jessica Huang, Roger Q. Mason, April Ranger, Andrew Siañez-De La O, and Haygen-Brice Walker.
Jerry Mitchell, Sergio Trujillo, Nicholas Palmquist, JoAnn M. Hunter and More Unite With FLIP IT to Help Flip the Senate
October 15, 2020
FLIP IT springs from the profound notion that art and connection can be employed to make change. We must engage people of all ages in the noble work of activism, and they believe that — with your help — we can flip the Senate and move our country toward a more equitable future. By taking class with their choreographers, you too can help FLIP IT.
Wake Up With BWW 10/15: Rest In Peace Herbert Kretzmer, and More
October 15, 2020
Today's top stories: Les Miserables lyricist Herbert Kretzmer dies at age 95.
VIDEOS: Jennifer Hudson and ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST Perform at HFPA's Philanthropy Event
October 14, 2020
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) presented the 'HFPA Philanthropy: Empowering the Next Generation,' virtual event hosted by James Corden on Tuesday, October 13, 2020.
Soho Rep. Launches Job Creation Program Called SOHO REP. PROJECT NUMBER ONE
September 24, 2020
Responding to the extreme precarity the artistic community is experiencing amidst a dire lack of government intervention, Soho Rep. Project Number One creates jobs to support artists in this moment and will be part of building a new path forward.
Page 73 Announces Four Virtual Residencies for Fall 2020
September 21, 2020
Page 73, the organization that develops and produces the work of early-career playwrights who have yet to receive a professional production in New York City-and who have launched the careers of playwrights including Clare Barron, Quiara Alegría Hudes, Samuel D. Hunter, and Michael R. Jackson-announces four 11-day virtual residencies for Fall 2020.
Audible Announces Third Emerging Playwrights Fund Class
August 24, 2020
Audible has announced its latest Emerging Playwrights Fund class.
Alex Lacamoire, Tom Kitt and More Featured in New York Youth Symphony's 20/21 Musical Theater Songwriting Program
July 28, 2020
New York Youth Symphony has announced the third season of its Musical Theater Songwriting Program. Led by director Anna K. Jacobs, and in partnership with the Harlem School of the Arts, New York Film Academy, New York Songspace, and Maestra, the program is specially designed to lead students through a range of musical theater songwriting processes.
Stephanie J. Block, Rachel Bay Jones, & Liz Callaway Will Join Seth Rudetsky For LIVE Concerts
July 28, 2020
Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Liz Callaway, Stephanie J. Block, and Rachel Bay Jones will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.
Gulfshore Playhouse's STAR Academy Production of THE ADDAMS FAMILY Debuts Next Week
July 23, 2020
Gulfshore Playhouse's STAR Academy production of 'The Addams Family,' written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Ellice with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, debuts next week. Performances are scheduled for July 30, 31 and Aug. 1 at 7:30 p.m. as well as a cabaret at 5 p.m. prior to the Aug. 1 showing.
AnnaSophia Robb, Hugh Dancy and More Appear in Latest Round Of THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
July 22, 2020
An impressive cohort of stars took to the virtual stage last night for a new edition of The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues, available on IGTV @24hourplays, and on The 24 Hour Plays' Facebook and YouTube channels.
BWW Blog: Quarantine Movie Musicals To Put You In A Good Mood
July 20, 2020
With the release of Hamilton on Disney+, the popularity of filmed theatre has skyrocketed.