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Baayork Lee, Jon Rua, Josh Rhodes and More Join Pittsburgh CLO's Summer Musicals Photo Baayork Lee, Jon Rua, Josh Rhodes and More Join Pittsburgh CLO's Summer Musicals
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2022

Pittsburgh CLO has announced the creative teams for the 2022 Summer of Musicals at the Benedum Center. This talented and highly sought-after group of creative specialists will bring Broadway's best to life at the Benedum Center all summer long!

VIDEO: First Look At The 5th Avenue Theatre's World Premiere Of AFTERWORDS Photo VIDEO: First Look At The 5th Avenue Theatre's World Premiere Of AFTERWORDS
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The 5th Avenue Theatre's world premiere production of the captivating new musical Afterwords, is now on stage through May 21.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Close On Broadway This Month Photo MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Close On Broadway This Month
by BWW Staff - May 12, 2022

Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical, will close on Broadway May 29th, 2022, at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre .

BWW Review: AFTERWORDS at The 5th Avenue Theatre Photo BWW Review: AFTERWORDS at The 5th Avenue Theatre
by Jay Irwin - May 12, 2022

Dear Readers, by now you know that one of my major pet peeves for any show is what I call ‚Äúsomeone else‚Äôs therapy on stage‚ÄĚ. Other people‚Äôs problems just aren‚Äôt interesting, and I don‚Äôt need to see you work through them. Such is the first issue of many I have with the new musical ‚ÄúAfterwords‚ÄĚ, currently playing at the 5th Avenue Theatre. The second main issue being that the show appears to have been written with a clich√© search engine.

Joey Contreras Joins The Broadway Talk Show Live With Rye & Friends On Broadway This  Photo Joey Contreras Joins The Broadway Talk Show Live With Rye & Friends On Broadway This Sunday
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

The popular weekly Broadway talk show Live with Rye & Friends on Broadway, now at the Broadway Makers Marketplace and hosted by renowned talk show Host & Producer Rye Myers 'Your Broadway & Entertainment BFF!' welcomes Joey Contreras as a special guest on this week's show. Contreras is a musical theatre and pop songwriter internationally known for his four studio albums, Love Me, Love Me Not, Young Kind of Love, Joyride, and In Pieces: A New Musical (Highlights). 

TFANA's Production of WEDDING BAND Starring Brittany Bradford, Thomas Sadoski & More  Photo TFANA's Production of WEDDING BAND Starring Brittany Bradford, Thomas Sadoski & More Has Been Extended
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

TFANA has extended¬†the run of¬†Alice Childress‚Äôs¬†Wedding Band, directed by¬†Awoye Timpo, to May 22. (The production, which began previews April 28‚ÄĒpostponed from an original date of April 23 due to two COVID-19 cases‚ÄĒwas formerly set to close May 15).

Cast Announced for INTERSTATE Presented by East West Players Photo Cast Announced for INTERSTATE Presented by East West Players
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

East West Players has announced casting for the rolling world premiere of INTERSTATE, an Asian-American pop-rock poetry musical that follows Dash, a transgender spoken word performer who becomes internet-famous along with his best friend Adrian, a lesbian singer-songwriter.

Riza Takahaski Announced as Host of Broadstream's New Digital Series AUTHENTICALLY YO Photo Riza Takahaski Announced as Host of Broadstream's New Digital Series AUTHENTICALLY YOU
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

Broadstream announced today that Authentically You, a new digital series hosted by Riza Takahaski (Mean Girls), is now available for streaming exclusively on the new, free-for-user streaming platform.

Complete Cast Announced For Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL  Photo Complete Cast Announced For Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Starring Will Swenson
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022

Complete casting has been announced for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical,  as rehearsals begin today in New York ahead of the musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement this summer at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theatre.

ArtsWest to Present Seattle Premiere of ALMA Photo ArtsWest to Present Seattle Premiere of ALMA
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2022

ArtsWest will present the Seattle debut of Benjamin Benne's new play ALMA, running May 5 through May 22. 

Mark Jacoby, Robyn Hurder & Linda Powell Join Will Swenson Led A BEAUTIFUL NOISE: THE Photo Mark Jacoby, Robyn Hurder & Linda Powell Join Will Swenson Led A BEAUTIFUL NOISE: THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Additional casting and the design team have been announced for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre (106 Boylston Street).

Ry Armstrong Announces Residence Show THEY // SHE // HE at The Green Room 42 Photo Ry Armstrong Announces Residence Show THEY // SHE // HE at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Thursday, April 21st, 2022 - Ry Armstrong is debuting their show ‚ÄėTHEY // SHE // HE‚Äô at The Green Room 42. The concert will be at 7:00 PM on Monday, May 9th, 2022, at The Green Room 42 at 570 Tenth Avenue, 4th Floor inside YOTEL in New York City, New York.

Preston Truman Boyd, David Benoit & More Announced for World Premiere of BRUCE at Sea Photo Preston Truman Boyd, David Benoit & More Announced for World Premiere of BRUCE at Seattle Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Seattle Rep today announced complete casting of its world-premiere production of Bruce, the new musical is based on Carl Gottlieb’s The Jaws Log, a novel about the making of the iconic film. Bruce will perform on the Bagley Wright stage from May 27-June 26, 2022, and will celebrate its official opening night on June 8.

Yale Repertory Theatre to Present BETWEEN TWO KNEES Photo Yale Repertory Theatre to Present BETWEEN TWO KNEES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Yale Repertory Theatre¬†will conclude¬†its 2022 season with¬†Between Two Knees. The play, written by the intertribal sketch comedy troupe¬†The 1491s¬†and directed by¬†Eric Ting, is presented with¬†Oregon Shakespeare Festival.¬†Between Two Knees¬†will be performed May 12‚ÄďJune 4 at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street).

Broadway-Bound THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATION THE MUSICAL Will Hold Developmental W Photo Broadway-Bound THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATION THE MUSICAL Will Hold Developmental Workshop This Summer
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 15, 2022

The Griswolds‚Äô Broadway Vacation, The Musical¬†will make its debut this fall at Seattle‚Äôs 5th Avenue Theatre from September 10 ‚Äď October 1, followed by an engagement at Houston‚Äôs Theatre Under the Stars from October 25 ‚Äď November 6 prior to its arrival on Broadway (date and theatre to be announced).¬†¬†¬†

MEMPHIS Opens Moonlight's 41st Season Next Month Photo MEMPHIS Opens Moonlight's 41st Season Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2022

This critically acclaimed musical won four Tony Awards in 2010 including Best Musical and Best Original Score, four Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Musical and Outstanding Music, and four Outer Critic Circle Awards including Outstanding Musical and Outstanding Score.

VIDEO: THIS IS OUR CITY ‚Ä" A Music Video by The 5th Avenue Theatre Photo VIDEO: THIS IS OUR CITY ‚Ä" A Music Video by The 5th Avenue Theatre
by Stage Tube - Apr 11, 2022

‚ÄúThis is Our City,‚ÄĚ is an original song by 5th Avenue Theatre favorite and frequent collaborator Richard Gray (Murder for Two, West Side Story, among many others) and is performed by theater artists Cayman Ilika, Nicholas Japaul Bernard, Naomi Morgan, and Jasmine Joshua.

The 5th Avenue Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season Photo The 5th Avenue Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

The 5th Avenue Theatre¬†announced its¬†2022/23 Season. The 2022/23 Season features a dynamic lineup of musical theater magic that includes a world premiere, a co-production with ACT ‚Äď A Contemporary Theatre, and fresh takes on musical theater favorites that investigate the complicated, often messy, but always sublimely beautiful truths of living.

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Stages August Wilson's GEM OF THE OCEAN Photo TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Stages August Wilson's GEM OF THE OCEAN
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will present Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner August Wilson’s sweeping drama Gem of the Ocean. This seminal classic will be directed by Artistic Director Tim Bond, a close friend of the late playwright and a leading interpreter of his work, making his TheatreWorks directorial debut with this play.

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