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Bio:
A Dora award-winning actress for This Wide Night (Mercury), Astrid originated the roles of Germaine in Belles Soeurs, The Musical (Segal/NAC) and Fielding in The Colony of Unrequited Dreams (Artistic Fraud). She also originated roles in Myth of The Ostrich (Toronto Fringe); The Way Back to Thursday ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
A Dora award-winning actress for This Wide Night (Mercury), Astrid originated the roles of Germaine in Belles Soeurs, The Musical (Segal/NAC) and Fielding in The Colony of Unrequited Dreams (Artistic Fraud). She also originated roles in Myth of The Ostrich (Toronto Fringe); The Way Back to Thursday ... (read complete bio)
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by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

COME FROM AWAY 2-LP Blue Vinyl Set is Now Available Worldwide Photo COME FROM AWAY 2-LP Blue Vinyl Set is Now Available Worldwide
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2020

The original Broadway cast recording of COME FROM AWAY is available now worldwide as a 2-LP set on blue vinyl.

Canadian Cast of COME FROM AWAY Hosts Virtual Cabaret Photo Canadian Cast of COME FROM AWAY Hosts Virtual Cabaret
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

On May 4 and 5, Canadians are invited to join the sensational Come from Away cast and band for a one-of-a-kind virtual cabaret-style show in support of the Canadian Cancer Society.

COME FROM AWAY Will Release a 2-LP Blue Vinyl Set on May 15 Photo COME FROM AWAY Will Release a 2-LP Blue Vinyl Set on May 15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2020

The original Broadway cast recording of COME FROM AWAY will be released on vinyl worldwide for the first time on Friday, May 15. The album will be available as a 2-LP set on blue vinyl. Previously only available in the US as a limited-edition yellow vinyl, this edition will be available worldwide.

BIG GIRL & Friends Will Stream Live Daily on YouTube to Support the Actors' Fund Of C Photo BIG GIRL & Friends Will Stream Live Daily on YouTube to Support the Actors' Fund Of Canada
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2020

Toronto Musical Concerts (TMC) Artistic Producer, Christopher Wilson and Associate Director, Ryan Kelly offer a daily YouTube Live stream, BIG GIRL & Friends supporting The AFC (Actors' Fund of Canada) beginning Monday, March 23.

Photo Coverage: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 3 Years on Broadway! Photo Photo Coverage: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 3 Years on Broadway!
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 5, 2020

The Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre was in full celebration-mode yesterday as the Tony Award-winning smash hit musical COME FROM AWAY hit a major milestone- its third anniversary on Broadway. Check out photos from the festivities, which featured cupcakes from Sugarush Bakery and Cupcake Bar, below!

Next Week At Feinstein's/54 Below: CUT FROM AWAY, Jeremy Jordan, And More! Photo Next Week At Feinstein's/54 Below: CUT FROM AWAY, Jeremy Jordan, And More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

RED BUCKET FOLLIES Raises $5,631,888 For Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Photo RED BUCKET FOLLIES Raises $5,631,888 For Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019

Six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising erupted into two extraordinary performances of lighthearted parodies, inspiring calls-to-action and exceptional dance at this year's Red Bucket Follies. The show, which was performed December 9 and 10, 2019, celebrated the 58 Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies that participated in fall fundraising for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Jonathan Groff, AndrΓ© De Shields and More to Appear as Special Guests at RED BUCKET  Photo Jonathan Groff, AndrΓ© De Shields and More to Appear as Special Guests at RED BUCKET FOLLIES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2019

Broadway's onstage best, most impressive ensembles and behind-the-scenes superstars will celebrate six weeks of dedicated fundraising at Red Bucket Follies at 4:30 pm on Monday, December 9, and at 2 pm Tuesday, December 10. The show is produced by and benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

BWW Exclusive: COME FROM AWAY Cast Gets Help from Their Kids to Record Carols For A C Photo BWW Exclusive: COME FROM AWAY Cast Gets Help from Their Kids to Record Carols For A Cure
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 30, 2019

Carols for a Cure is back for 2019 in its 21st edition! Below, check out exclusive photos as the cast and kids of Come From Away gather to record their track- 'Do You Hear What I Hear?'

COME FROM AWAY Releases New Block of Tickets Through June 2020 Photo COME FROM AWAY Releases New Block of Tickets Through June 2020
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2019

Tickets for the Tony Award-winning and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY, now in its third smash hit year on Broadway, are now on sale for performances through Sunday, June 28, 2020. COME FROM AWAY began performances on February 18, 2017 and officially opened to critical acclaim on March 12, 2017 at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street), where the show continues to play to standing-room-only audiences.

COME FROM AWAY's Astrid Van Wieren To Star In NYC Premiere Of THE RIVER YOU STEP IN F Photo COME FROM AWAY's Astrid Van Wieren To Star In NYC Premiere Of THE RIVER YOU STEP IN Film
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2019

INDIECAN, Film Coop, Marjory Avenue Productions and Aliyah Films present the New York Premiere of this Canadian Indie feature starring Astrid Van Wieren who is currently in the smash Broadway hit, Come From Away. Jon Michaelson is writer, director and co producer of this timely and provocative piece.

Photo Flash: Reeve Carney, Amy Spanger And More Star In OSWALD In Concert Photo Photo Flash: Reeve Carney, Amy Spanger And More Star In OSWALD In Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2019

Broadway's Reeve Carney (Hadestown, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark) and Amy Spanger (Matilda, Elf) performed in the concert of the new musical Oswald on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7.00pm at The Green Room 42.

Nick Cordero, Etai Benson, and More Join Reeve Carney and Amy Spanger in OSWALD Music Photo Nick Cordero, Etai Benson, and More Join Reeve Carney and Amy Spanger in OSWALD Musical Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2019

Tony Award nominee Nick Cordero (A Bronx Tale, Waitress) has joined the previously announced performers Reeve Carney (Hadestown, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark) and Amy Spanger (Matilda, Elf) for the upcoming concert of the new musical Oswald on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7.00pm at The Green Room 42 (570 10th Ave).

Photo Coverage: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 1000 Performances on Broadway Photo Photo Coverage: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 1000 Performances on Broadway
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 7, 2019

On August 6th, Come From Away celebrated its 1000th performance on Broadway!

Meet the Current Cast of COME FROM AWAY on Broadway Photo Meet the Current Cast of COME FROM AWAY on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2019

Come From Away is in its third year on Broadway! Meet the current cast of the musical below!

Wake Up With BWW 7/23: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Off-Broadway, Britney Spears Musical Po Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/23: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Off-Broadway, Britney Spears Musical Postponed, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2019

Today's top stories: Little Shop of Horrors returns off-Broadway, Britney Spears musical postponed, and more!

Photo Coverage: Sara Bareilles, Gavin Creel, James Harkness, and More Attend Opening  Photo Photo Coverage: Sara Bareilles, Gavin Creel, James Harkness, and More Attend Opening Night of #DATEME!
by Monroe George - Jul 22, 2019

#DateMe: An OKCupid Experiment opened just last night, July 21, at The Westside Theatre. Check out photos from the big night below!

Ryann Redmond, Arielle Jacobs & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant Par Photo Ryann Redmond, Arielle Jacobs & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant Park
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2019

This week's performances will feature the casts of WAITRESS (Shoshana Bean, Brandon Kalm, Charity Angel Dawson, Dayna Dantzler, Jessie Hooker-Bailey, Max Kumangai, Tyrone Davis Jr.); CHICAGO (Lana Gordon, Desi Oakley, Eddie Bennett, Gary Cooper, Jessica Ernest, Dan Gutierrez, Mary Claire King, Barrett Martin, Pilar Millhollen, Drew Nellessen, Beth Nicely, Rachel Schur, Colt Weiss); BEETLEJUICE (Alex Brightman, Sophia Anne Caruso, Natalie Charle Ellis, Sean Montgomery); COME FROM AWAY (Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley, Holly Ann Butler, De'Lon Grant, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Pearl Sun, Astrid Van Wieren, Jim Walton); JERSEY BOYS (Austin Colby, Aaron de Jesus, Mark Edwards, John Gardiner, Dianna Barger, Amanda Dela Cruz, Olivia Valli).

ICYMI: Watch Shoshana Bean, Alex Brightman & More Belt It Out at Broadway in Bryant P Photo ICYMI: Watch Shoshana Bean, Alex Brightman & More Belt It Out at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 21, 2019

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! 106.7 LITE FM's popular series will bring the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, continuing today, July 18, to Thursday, August 15. New Yorkers and visitors to the Big Apple are invited to come at 11 a.m. every Thursday, beginning July 11 through August 15, with performances running from 12:30 p.m. EST - 1:30 p.m. EST on the Bryant Park Stage.

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