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Bio:
Anthony Van Laast trained at the London School of Contemporary Dance, later joining the Company as both performer and choreographer. Theatre: Includes Bombay Dreams (London and Broadway ‚Äď Tony award nomination); Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (worldwide - Laurence Olivier award ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Anthony Van Laast trained at the London School of Contemporary Dance, later joining the Company as both performer and choreographer. Theatre: Includes Bombay Dreams (London and Broadway ‚Äď Tony award nomination); Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (worldwide - Laurence Olivier award ... (read complete bio)
Breaking: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Reopen on Broadway in October Photo Breaking: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Reopen on Broadway in October
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021

It has been announced that Best Musical Tony Award nominee¬†TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL¬†will reopen at Broadway‚Äôs¬†Lunt-Fontanne Theatre¬†on¬†Friday, October 8, 2021.¬†

MAMMA MIA! Will Be Presented at the Dubai Opera This September Photo MAMMA MIA! Will Be Presented at the Dubai Opera This September
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2021

The sensational feel-good musical MAMMA MIA! will come to Dubai Opera this September from 13- 22nd as part of a UK & International Tour celebrating 22 years since MAMMA MIA! premiered in London in April 1999. 

TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Original Cast Recording Released on Vinyl Today Photo TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Original Cast Recording Released on Vinyl Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2021

STAGE ENTERTAINMENT¬†and¬†GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS¬†have¬†announced that¬†Tina ‚Äď The Tina Turner Musical:¬†Original Cast Recording¬†is available on vinyl today¬†Friday, March 26. Featuring Tony Award-nominee¬†Adrienne Warren¬†and the original London cast, the album was released for download, streaming and CD formats in 2019.

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by BWW Staff - Dec 2, 2020

Theater Stories: TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, Broadway's Most Iconic Stage Couple & Photo Theater Stories: TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, Broadway's Most Iconic Stage Couple & More About The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 24, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre! Learn about the iconic stage couple for whom the theater is named after, the multiple jukebox musicals that have made its home on the Lunt-Fontanne stage and more.

2020 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show! Photo 2020 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020

Earlier today, Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart announced the nominees from eighteen plays and musicals. Now we're taking a closer look at how each show fared individually.

2020 Tony Awards Nominees - Jagged Little Pill Leads with 15 Noms! Photo 2020 Tony Awards Nominees - Jagged Little Pill Leads with 15 Noms!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020

Tony time is here at last! Earlier today, Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart announced the nominations for the 2020 Tony Awards, which included work from eighteen eligible shows- all of which opened before Broadway shutdown on March 12. Check out the nominees and follow us throughout the day for even more coverage straight from the nominees! 

VIDEO: Watch David Bedella, Hannah Waddingham and Joe Stilgoe In WEST END UNPLUGGED Photo VIDEO: Watch David Bedella, Hannah Waddingham and Joe Stilgoe In WEST END UNPLUGGED
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

On 23rd September 2020, David Bedella, Hannah Waddingham and Joe Stilgoe along with a superb cadre of West End musicians gave of their time and talent in a show laced with equal parts emotion and humour to benefit charities that support the UK theatre community.

VIDEO: Watch Aisha Jawando, Ben Goddard and Mazz Murray in WEST END UNPLUGGED Photo VIDEO: Watch Aisha Jawando, Ben Goddard and Mazz Murray in WEST END UNPLUGGED
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020

On 16th September 2020 an intimate acoustic concert showcasing the talents of Aisha Jawando, Ben Goddard, Mazz Murray, and professional West End musicians performing at L-Acoustics Creations sound space in London premiered to help charities which support the UK theatre community.

TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Original Cast Recording Out on Gold-Colored Vinyl Toda Photo TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Original Cast Recording Out on Gold-Colored Vinyl Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020

STAGE ENTERTAINMENT and GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS have announced that Tina - The Tina Turner Musical: Original Cast Recording is being released as a special gold-colored vinyl edition today, Friday, September 4.

BWW Exclusive: How MAMMA MIA! Is Bringing Theatre Back to Japan Photo BWW Exclusive: How MAMMA MIA! Is Bringing Theatre Back to Japan
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

The dancing queens are having the time of their lives again in Japan. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, MAMMA MIA! opened on July 14 at the Kanagawa Arts Center in Yokohama, making it the very first production of the show to return in the world.

VIDEO: Tina Turner Collaborates With Kygo on Remix of 'What's Love Got To Do With It' Photo VIDEO: Tina Turner Collaborates With Kygo on Remix of 'What's Love Got To Do With It'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020

Tina Turner has collaborated with Kygo on a remixed version of 'What's Love Got To Do With It'!

MAMMA MIA! Opens Production in Japan With Safety Measures in Place Photo MAMMA MIA! Opens Production in Japan With Safety Measures in Place
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2020

MAMMA MIA!, presented in Japan by Shiki Theatre Company, opened at the Kanagawa Arts Center in Yokohama, Japan yesterday, 14 July 2020.

VIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE! Tops List of Outer Critics Circle Honorees! Photo VIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE! Tops List of Outer Critics Circle Honorees!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

The Outer Critics Circle (OCC), the official organization of writers on New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers and national publications, today announced its plans for honoring the 2019-2020 season of Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.

Nancy Opel and Nicole Vanessa Ortiz to Lead SISTER ACT at Paper Mill Playhouse Photo Nancy Opel and Nicole Vanessa Ortiz to Lead SISTER ACT at Paper Mill Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2020

Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Michael Stotts- Managing Director) has announced the cast and creative team for Sister Act with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner, and additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane, based on the Touchstone Pictures Motion Picture Sister Act written by Joseph Howard.

Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo Will Lead TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL in London Photo Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo Will Lead TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL in London
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020

Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo will lead the cast as Tina and Ike in TINA a?" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL as the hit production enters its third year in the West End. Joining them and making her West End debut is Chanel Haynes as the alternate Tina.

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