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Christian Borle Guest Stars on PRODIGAL SON Next Week Christian Borle Guest Stars on PRODIGAL SON Next Week
by TV News Desk on January 18, 2021

Two-time Tony winner Christian Borle will guest star on a new episode of 'Prodigal Son' on January 26th! 
Throwback Video: Lin-Manuel Miranda Gathers Old Classmates For Performance of Martin Luther King Song Throwback Video: Lin-Manuel Miranda Gathers Old Classmates For Performance of Martin Luther King Song
by BWW News Desk on January 18, 2021

Hamilton is celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a throwback video!
VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Members Reunite For the SAG Nominating Committee VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Members Reunite For the SAG Nominating Committee
by BWW News Desk on January 17, 2021

Original cast members from Hamilton reunited on Zoom for a Screen Actors Guild Q&A this weekend. The Zoom call featured Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Leslie Odom Jr, Jonathan Groff, Christopher Jackson, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Okieriete Onaodowan, Phillipa Soo and director Thomas Kail.
Exclusive: Sneak Peek at Kelli O'Hara's Concert With Seth Rudetsky; Re-Airs Today! Exclusive: Sneak Peek at Kelli O'Hara's Concert With Seth Rudetsky; Re-Airs Today!
by BWW News Desk on January 17, 2021

Kelli O'Hara's concert with Seth Rudetsky, as part of The Seth Concert Series, premieres tonight, January 17, at 8pm EST. The concert will then re-air tomorrow, January 18, at 3pm.
Wake Up With BWW 1/18: Kelli O'Hara's Seth Concert Re-Airs Today, and More! Wake Up With BWW 1/18: Kelli O'Hara's Seth Concert Re-Airs Today, and More!
by Stephi Wild on January 18, 2021

Today's top stories: Kelli O'Hara's concert with Seth Rudetsky re-airs today, Hamilton original cast members reunite for a SAG Q&A, and more!
Music Producer and Songwriter Phil Spector Dies at 80 Music Producer and Songwriter Phil Spector Dies at 80
by BWW News Desk on January 17, 2021

Record producer, musician, and songwriter Harvey Phillip Spector, known as Phil Spector, has died at age 80.
VIDEO: BC/EFA Thanks Supporters For Their Help Amidst the Health Crisis VIDEO: BC/EFA Thanks Supporters For Their Help Amidst the Health Crisis
by Stage Tube on January 17, 2021

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has released a new video, thanking supporters for all of their help amidst the health crisis.
BWW Album Review: BEETLEJUICE: THE DEMOS! THE DEMOS! THE DEMOS! Gives Insight Into Eddie Perfect's Process Creating the Fan-Favorite Musical BWW Album Review: BEETLEJUICE: THE DEMOS! THE DEMOS! THE DEMOS! Gives Insight Into Eddie Perfect's Process Creating the Fan-Favorite Musical
by Stephi Wild on January 18, 2021

I'll say this three times: I absolutely love Beetlejuice the Musical. In fact, I actually saw it multiple times during its Broadway run. When I heard that Eddie Perfect, who wrote the music and lyrics, would be releasing this album of demos, I couldn't wait to get my hands on it.
IATSE Calls For Turning Live Performance Venues into Vaccination Sites IATSE Calls For Turning Live Performance Venues into Vaccination Sites
by BWW News Desk on January 16, 2021

IATSE, the union that represents the workers behind-the-scenes at live performance venues, tweeted earlier this week in support of turning venues into COVID-19 vaccination sites. 
VIDEO: On This Day, January 24- Happy Birthday, Daveed Diggs! VIDEO: On This Day, January 24- Happy Birthday, Daveed Diggs!
by BWW News Desk on January 24, 2021

For his performance in Hamilton, Daveed won the 2016 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical, as well as a 2016 Grammy Award for the cast album.
VIDEO: On This Day, January 23- LITTLE WOMEN Opens On Broadway VIDEO: On This Day, January 23- LITTLE WOMEN Opens On Broadway
by BWW News Desk on January 23, 2021

On this day in 2005, a musical adaptation of the classic novel Little Women landed on Broadway, starring Tony Award-winner Sutton Foster as the fearless authoress, Jo March.
VIDEO: On This Day, January 22- Happy Birthday, Katie Finneran! VIDEO: On This Day, January 22- Happy Birthday, Katie Finneran!
by BWW News Desk on January 22, 2021

Katie Finneran received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards for her performance in the recent Broadway revival of Promises, Promises, as well as Tony®, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for her performance in the Broadway revival of Noises Off.
VIDEO: On This Day, January 20- Remembering Al Hirschfeld VIDEO: On This Day, January 20- Remembering Al Hirschfeld
by BWW News Desk on January 20, 2021

On this day, we're celebrating the life and legacy of legendary artist and theatre namesake, the great Al Hirschfeld, who passed away on this day in 2003. 
VIDEO: On This Day, January 19- Happy Birthday, Michael Crawford! VIDEO: On This Day, January 19- Happy Birthday, Michael Crawford!
by BWW News Desk on January 19, 2021

On this day we're wishing a very Happy Birthday to Broadway's original Phantom, the great Michael Crawford!
VIDEO: On This Day, January 18- RAGTIME Opens on Broadway! VIDEO: On This Day, January 18- RAGTIME Opens on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk on January 18, 2021

Today we celebrate Ragtime the Musical, which opened on Broadway on this day in 1998. 
Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lauren Molina, Mary Testa, and Andrew Barth Feldman Set For The Reading Series' RABBIT HOLE Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lauren Molina, Mary Testa, and Andrew Barth Feldman Set For The Reading Series' RABBIT HOLE
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

The Reading Series, a new virtual benefit series, has announced the next production in their lineup with David Lindsay-Abaire's Rabbit Hole.
DVR Alert: Tim Minchin Announces Performance on CBS THIS MORNING DVR Alert: Tim Minchin Announces Performance on CBS THIS MORNING
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

Tony-nominated composer Tim Minchin will stop by CBS This Morning tomorrow.
VIDEO: It's Game Night with Andrea Martin on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm! VIDEO: It's Game Night with Andrea Martin on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) for Game Night!  Plus join in the fun for Andrea Martin's birthday!
Philip J. Smith, Chairman Emeritus of The Shubert Organization, Has Passed Away at Age 89 Philip J. Smith, Chairman Emeritus of The Shubert Organization, Has Passed Away at Age 89
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

The Shubert Organization has announced the passing of its beloved Chairman Emeritus, Philip J. Smith. Mr. Smith passed away peacefully on January 15, 2021, in New York City at the age of 89. The cause of death was complications from Covid-19, confirmed by his daughters, Linda Phillips and Jennifer Stein.
Haley Swindal's TO NEW YORK, WITH LOVE to Stream for 30 More Days Haley Swindal's TO NEW YORK, WITH LOVE to Stream for 30 More Days
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

By popular demand, Birdland’s all new concert event from Broadway perennial Haley Swindal, To New York, With Love, filmed as part of the “Radio Free Birdland” series and presented in association with BroadwayWorld, will be streamed for 30 more days until February 14, with all proceeds benefitting The Actors Fund.
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emerald Fennell, and Emile Mosseri To Be Honored at the 4th Annual HCA Awards Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emerald Fennell, and Emile Mosseri To Be Honored at the 4th Annual HCA Awards
by TV News Desk on January 15, 2021

The Hollywood Critics Association (HCA) has revealed three additional recipients who will receive honorary awards at the 4th Annual HCA Awards Ceremony. The event will stream virtually on Friday, March 5, 2021.
Poster Art Revealed for South Korean Production of BEETLEJUICE Poster Art Revealed for South Korean Production of BEETLEJUICE
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

The poster art for the South Korean production of Beetlejuice has been revealed! The first Korean production of Beetlejuice, performed in the Korean language, will come to Seoul, South Korea next year. The production is scheduled to open in June 2021, and perform a limited run through August at the Sejong Arts Center in Seoul.
Ali Stroker, Jack Antonoff, Dionne Warwick, Darlene Love and More to Take Part in BergenPAC'S OUR HOME, YOUR HOME Ali Stroker, Jack Antonoff, Dionne Warwick, Darlene Love and More to Take Part in BergenPAC'S OUR HOME, YOUR HOME
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

Bergen Performing Arts Center Annual Gala and premiere fundraising event is more critical this year than ever. It is nearly a year since their stage went dark due to the pandemic. This one special night of unique performances is a mission to Save Our Stage and to Save Our School!
MARY POPPINS RETURNS is Now Streaming on Disney Plus MARY POPPINS RETURNS is Now Streaming on Disney Plus
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

When and where can you find Mary Poppins Returns streaming? We have your answer here!
Jessica Vosk Brings All New Show To THE SETH CONCERT SERIES January 24 Jessica Vosk Brings All New Show To THE SETH CONCERT SERIES January 24
by Team BWW on January 15, 2021

Jessica Vosk is the latest Broadway star to join The Seth Concert Series!
VIDEO: Skylar Astin & Kelly Clarkson Agree 'A Moment Like This' Is Difficult To Sing VIDEO: Skylar Astin & Kelly Clarkson Agree 'A Moment Like This' Is Difficult To Sing
by Stage Tube on January 15, 2021

Skylar Astin has covered quite a few Kelly Clarkson songs during his TV and film career! He sang 'A Moment Like This' on 'Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist' and 'Since U Been Gone' on 'Pitch Perfect' and admits that Kelly's songs are quite difficult to nail—and Kelly totally agrees. Tune in for more with Skylar Astin.
THEatre ACCELERATOR Launches New Reality Edition THEatre ACCELERATOR Launches New Reality Edition
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

THEatre ACCELERATOR has launched its New Reality Edition. This is an immersive musical theatre intensive development accelerator harnessing augmented and virtual reality technologies to advance the future of storytelling, in partnership with The Shubert Organization.
BWW Album Review: Alex Boniello's Debut EP 'Hi' is the Brave Companion So Many of Us Are Seeking BWW Album Review: Alex Boniello's Debut EP 'Hi' is the Brave Companion So Many of Us Are Seeking
by Courtney Savoia on January 15, 2021

Broadway favorite, Alex Boniello, most recently seen on stage in the Tony Award-winning Dear Evan Hansen, just released his debut EP, titled “Hi,” written during his last few months of the musical. With COVID-19 changing the state of our world and the theater community, this catalog is extremely relevant for the times that we are currently in as a collective. In addition to the EP, a music video for one of Boniello’s songs, 'I'm So Tired,' has been released. The video, directed by his former Dear Evan Hansen co-star Gabrielle Carrubba, can be viewed on YouTube.
VIDEO: Jane Levy Talks ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS VIDEO: Jane Levy Talks ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube on January 15, 2021

Jane Levy discusses working on Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist with no prior musical theater experience and shares her thoughts on Leslie Jones' vlogs reacting to the show.
VIDEO: Cristin Milioti Shares Her Björk Impression on THE TONIGHT SHOW VIDEO: Cristin Milioti Shares Her Björk Impression on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube on January 15, 2021

Cristin Milioti talks about her recent cover of Bon Iver's '715 Creeks,' working at Hershey Park when she was 18 and starring opposite Andy Samberg in the film Palm Springs.
Josh Groban Announces 'Harmony Deluxe' Out February 26th Josh Groban Announces 'Harmony Deluxe' Out February 26th
by TV News Desk on January 15, 2021

Global superstar Josh Groban announces Harmony Deluxe, out February 26th, 2021 via Reprise Records. The brand new deluxe edition is an expansion of his ninth studio album, Harmony, which was released late 2020.
DVR Alert: Hollywood Bowl Concert Series Kicks Off Tonight With MUSICALS AND MOVIES, With Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth, and Sutton Foster DVR Alert: Hollywood Bowl Concert Series Kicks Off Tonight With MUSICALS AND MOVIES, With Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth, and Sutton Foster
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

As BroadwayWorld previously reported a new weekly concert series, IN CONCERT AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL, will air on PBS. The series kicks off today with the first concert, Musicals and Movies.
Michael Ball Releases 'Leaning on a Rainbow' From BLITHE SPIRIT Film Michael Ball Releases 'Leaning on a Rainbow' From BLITHE SPIRIT Film
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

Last year, Michael Ball recorded ‘Leaning on a Rainbow’ for the soundtrack to the new film ‘Blithe Spirit’. The full track is now available on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, and more.
VIDEO: JW's Inspirational Singers Take On Cynthia Erivo's STAND UP 2.0 VIDEO: JW's Inspirational Singers Take On Cynthia Erivo's STAND UP 2.0
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2021

Watch JW's Inspirational Singers of NYC, who has sung behind Sam Smith at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards, The Macy's Day Parade, The Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting, The John Oliver Show, as well as, Joes Pub, Green Room 42 and the infamous Birdland Jazz Club, Take on Cynthia Erivo's, 'Stand Up' from the Oscar Nominated Harriet Movie.
Leslie Odom, Jr., Matthew Broderick and More Set for Save Birdland Streaming Concert Leslie Odom, Jr., Matthew Broderick and More Set for Save Birdland Streaming Concert
by BWW News Desk on January 14, 2021

Former President Bill Clinton, Tony Award-winner Leslie Odom, Jr., Tony-nominee Jeff Daniels, Clive Davis, Elvis Costello, and more have signed on for a concert fundraiser to save iconic New York venue Birdland.
MATILDA Film Adds Emma Thompson As 'Miss Trunchbull' and Alisha Weir in the Title Role MATILDA Film Adds Emma Thompson As 'Miss Trunchbull' and Alisha Weir in the Title Role
by BWW News Desk on January 14, 2021

The upcoming film adaptation of the acclaimed musical Matilda has found its title star!
Wake Up With BWW 1/15: Alex Brightman Talks LAW AND ORDER: SVU, MATILDA Musical Film Finds its Stars, and More! Wake Up With BWW 1/15: Alex Brightman Talks LAW AND ORDER: SVU, MATILDA Musical Film Finds its Stars, and More!
by Stephi Wild on January 15, 2021

Today's top stories: Alex Brightman discusses his recent episode of Law and Order: SVU, the upcoming musical Matilda film finds its stars in Alisha Weir and Emma Thompson, and more!
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Celebrates Costume Industry Coalition Workers VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Celebrates Costume Industry Coalition Workers
by BWW News Desk on January 14, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda has added his voice to the many in the entertainment industry supporting the Costume Industry Coalition (CIC), a group of small businesses and artisans advocating for the survival of the custom costume industry in New York City. 
Drew Gasparini to Launch New Podcast Featuring Alex Brightman, Colton Ryan, Kathryn Gallagher and More Drew Gasparini to Launch New Podcast Featuring Alex Brightman, Colton Ryan, Kathryn Gallagher and More
by BWW News Desk on January 14, 2021

Drew Gasparini is launching a new podcast Now We’re Talking with Drew Gasparini. The podcast will release the first three episodes of the series on Friday, January 15th, with guests Alex Brightman (Beetlejuice), Kathryn Gallagher (Jagged Little Pill), and Colton Ryan (of the Apple TV+ series Little Voice).
Justin Guarini Joins WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast as the First Guest On Season Five Justin Guarini Joins WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast as the First Guest On Season Five
by BWW News Desk on January 14, 2021

To kickstart Season Five of the Why I'll Never Make It podcast, Justin Guarini (Wicked, In Transit) joins host Patrick Oliver Jones to talk about the musical journey that led up to American Idol, his rollercoaster years afterwards, and the Broadway home he has found since.