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Richard Ridge fell in love with the theatre at the age of five when he went through his parents record cabinet and stumbled upon their original cast album collection and the rest is history.He has toured the world as a performer and for the past twenty years he has been the host of the television program Broadway Beat and now, BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE.

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Video: Jonathan Groff Says MERRILY Has Been His Dream of Dreams

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Jonathan Groff chats about his beloved Merrily We Roll Along cast, why this piece means so much to him, and so much more.
Video: Sarah Paulson Is Not Taking Her Tony Nomination for Granted

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Sarah Paulson chats about her journey with Appropriate, why this piece means so much to her, and so much more.
Video: Brody Grant Explains How THE OUTSIDERS Cast Makes Him Better Every Day

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Brody Grant chats about how he is inspired by his fellow nominees, why his The Outsiders cast means so much to him, and so much more.
Video: Watch the Pre-Show Red Carpet for the 2024 Roger Rees Awards

Today's the day! Students from across New York City gather for the 2023-24 Roger Rees Awards. Tune in to watch the live pre-show featuring BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge and Student Reporter winner Gianna Longo!
Photos: NYC Students Hit the Rehearsal Room for the Roger Rees Awards

Rehearsals have officially begun for the 2023-24 Roger Rees Awards, which will be hosted by Bonnie Milligan tomorrow, May 19, at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College. Check out out photos here!
Video: Brian d'Arcy James Opens Up About His 'Most Satisfying and Gratifying Experience Onstage'

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Brian d'Arcy James chats about his beloved co-star, the long evolution of days of Wine and Roses, and so much more.
Video: Rachel McAdams on MARY JANE- It's Not Brain Surgery, But It's Important

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Rachel McAdams chats about the Mary Jane creative team, why this piece means so much to her, and so much more.
Video: Betty Buckley Is Getting Ready to Return to Joe's Pub

In this video, watch as Betty Buckley chats more about what audiences can expect from the upcoming show at Joe's Pub, her recent appearance in the horror film Imaginary, her new animated short film The Mayfly, and so much more!
Video: Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer Proves an 'Unhinged, Crazy Mess' of a Character Can Earn a Tony Nom

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer chats about about stopping the show every night, how much she misses her Spamalot castmates, and so much more.
Video: Jessica Lange Opens Up About Her Mother of a Role

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Jessica Lange chats about her beloved Mother Play co-stars, why this piece means so much to her, and so much more.
Video: Jeff Calhoun Opens Up About His Most Personal Project- A COMPLICATED WOMAN

John Kenley was a theatre impresario who brought Hollywood stars like Gene Kelly and Ann Miller to Ohio’s summer stock stages. But when summer ended, he wintered in Florida where John disappeared… and Jean came to life. A Complicated Woman is a new musical that features a Golden Age score and a gender-diverse cast. Watch as Jeff Calhoun chats more about the exciting new project in this video!
Video: Kecia Lewis Is Fulfilling a Childhood Dream in HELL'S KITCHEN

Did you know that Kecia Lewis has starred in ten Broadway shows, including the original productions of Big River, Ain't Misbehavin', Once On the Island, The Drowsy Chaperone, and Dreamgirls? Now, four decades after her Broadway debut, she is a Tony nominee for her incredible work in Hell's Kitchen.
Video: Leslie Odom, Jr. on His Tony Nomination- 'This One's Personal'

In this video, watch as Tony nominee leslie Odom, Jr. about his co-star Kara Young, why Purlie Victorious means so much to him, and so much more.
STEREOPHONIC, SUFFS & More Win Outer Critics Circle Awards

The Outer Critics Circle, the official organization of writers on New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers and national publications, announced the winners of the 2024 Outer Critics Circle Awards. Check out the Full List of winners here!
Video: Eddie Redmayne Wants to Deliver a 'CABARET for the Now'

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Eddie Redmayne chats about meeting John Kander, why Cabaret means so much to him, and so much more.
Video: For First-Time Nominee Whitney White, The Tonys Are a Dream Come True

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Whitney White chats about what this nomination means to her, the lasting impression of Jaja's African Hair Braiding, and so much more.
Video: How Kelli O'Hara's Passion Project Turned Into a Tony Nomination

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Kelli O'Hara chats more about the evolution of Days of Wine and Roses, her beloved co-star, and so much more.
Video: Daniel Radcliffe Explains How Time Has Enriched His MERRILY Performance

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Daniel Radcliffe chats more about his co-stars, why Merrily We Roll Along means so much to him, and so much more.
Video: How Eden Espinosa's 9 Years with LEMPICKA Led to a Tony Nomination

In this video, watch as Eden Espinosa chats more about developing her character, why her fellow nominees mean so much to her, and so much more.
Roger Rees Awards Reveals Student Nominees for Outstanding Performer In Greater NY

Broadway Education Alliance has revealed the student nominees for the Roger Rees Awards for Outstanding Performer in Greater NY. See the list!

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