Photo Flash: Go Inside the BKLYN Reunion Concert with Eden Espinosa & More! Photo Flash: Go Inside the BKLYN Reunion Concert with Eden Espinosa & More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

Just last night, October 21, BKLYN came back with a 15th Anniversary reunion concert for one-night-only. The company was led by Eden Espinosa (RENT, Wicked) as Brooklyn, Karen Olivo (Moulin Rouge, In the Heights) as Faith, and stage star Ramona Keller (The Public Theatre's Hercules, City Center's Little Shop of Horrors) as Paradice, with Tony Award nominee Will Swenson (Hair, Les Miserables) as Taylor Collins, Grammy Award nominee Quentin Earl Darrington (Once On This Island, CATS) as Streetsinger, Original Broadway cast members Julie Reiber (Come From Away), Horace V. Rogers (Tarzan), and Caren Lyn Tackett (High Fidelity). (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Eden Espinosa Get Ready to Return to BKLYN as She Rehearses for Reunion Concert! BWW TV: Watch Eden Espinosa Get Ready to Return to BKLYN as She Rehearses for Reunion Concert!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Oct 21, 2019

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge checks in with Espinosa, musical director James Sampliner and director Matt Logan as they take a break from rehearsals. Plus, watch as Eden joins James at the piano to perform 'I Never Knew His Name.' (more...)

Will Swenson & Quentin Earl Darrington Join Eden Espinosa & More in BKLYN Reunion Concert Will Swenson & Quentin Earl Darrington Join Eden Espinosa & More in BKLYN Reunion Concert
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2019

Today, producers Eden Espinosa, Bridget Elise Yingling, Scott Prisand, Doug Feurring and Jana Shea announced additional stars for the one-night-only 15th Anniversary reunion concert of BKLYN: The Musical. Tony Award nominee Will Swenson (Hair, Les Miserables) will reprise his role as Taylor Collins, and Grammy Award nominee Quentin Earl Darrington (Once On This Island, CATS) will play the role of Streetsinger. Original Broadway cast members Julie Reiber (Come From Away), Horace V. Rogers (Tarzan), Caren Lyn Tackett (High Fidelity) will complete the cast, joining the previously announced Eden Espinosa (RENT, Wicked) as Brooklyn, Karen Olivo (Moulin Rouge, In the Heights) as Faith, and stage star Ramona Keller (The Public Theatre's Hercules, City Center's Little Shop of Horrors) as Paradice. The concert, which benefits Covenant House Foundation (www.covenanthouse.org), will be presented on the 15th anniversary of the show's Broadway opening night, Monday, October 21 at 7:30 PM, at Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222). Tickets can be purchased HERE. (more...)

BWW Review: BROOKLYN - THE MUSICAL, Greenwich Theatre BWW Review: BROOKLYN - THE MUSICAL, Greenwich Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Oct 1, 2019

For all its flaws, Brooklyn - The Musical features great songs sung by great singers. What more can one ask for really? (more...)


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Photo Flash: First Look at the European Premiere Of BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL Photo Flash: First Look at the European Premiere Of BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2019

It's press night tonight for the eagerly awaited UK premiere of BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL at Greenwich Theatre. (more...)

BWW TV: Eden Espinosa, Karen Olivo, Ramona Keller Will Star in BKLYN 15th Anniversary Concert BWW TV: Eden Espinosa, Karen Olivo, Ramona Keller Will Star in BKLYN 15th Anniversary Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 17, 2019

Today, producers Eden Espinosa, Bridget Elise Yingling, Scott Prisand, Doug Feurring and Jana Shea announced a one-night-only 15th Anniversary reunion concert of BKLYN: The Musical featuring Original Broadway stars Drama League nominee Eden Espinosa (RENT, Wicked) as Brooklyn, Tony Award winner Karen Olivo (Moulin Rouge, In the Heights) as Faith, and stage star Ramona Keller (The Public Theatre's Hercules, City Center's Little Shop of Horrors) as Paradice. The concert, which benefits Covenant House Foundation (www.covenanthouse.org), will be presented on the 15th anniversary of the show's Broadway opening night, Monday, October 21 at 7:30 PM, at Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222). Tickets can be purchased HERE.  (more...)

VIDEO: Get a First Listen to 'Raven' From BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL VIDEO: Get a First Listen to 'Raven' From BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Sep 4, 2019

Brooklyn the Musical, with a book, lyrics, and music by Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson, will run at Greenwich Theatre from Friday 27 September - Saturday 19 October, 2019. (more...)

Casting Announced For The European Premiere Of BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL Casting Announced For The European Premiere Of BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2019

Brooklyn the Musical, with a book, lyrics, and music by Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson, will run at Greenwich Theatre from Friday 27 September - Saturday 19 October, 2019. Press night is Monday 30 September at 7,30pm. (more...)

BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL Will Have European Premiere at Greenwich Theatre BROOKLYN THE MUSICAL Will Have European Premiere at Greenwich Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2019

Broadway musical, Brooklyn is to get its eagerly awaited European premiere at Greenwich Theatre from Friday 27 September - Saturday 19 October, 2019. (more...)

BWW Review: Street Theatre Company's BROOKLYN: THE MUSICAL Caps a Remarkable 2018 Season at STC BWW Review: Street Theatre Company's BROOKLYN: THE MUSICAL Caps a Remarkable 2018 Season at STC
by Jeffrey Ellis - Oct 26, 2018

Part contemporary fairy tale/part modern day parable about lost love, missed chances and the cruelty of fate, Brooklyn: The Musical, is given a startlingly good production by Nashville's Street Theatre Company, with strong direction by Bakari King (the much-in-demand peripatetic - and multi-hyphenated - actor/singer/director/choreographer/producer/educator) and the consistently impressive performances by an ensemble of nine actors who bring the show to life with palpable vitality and remarkable commitment. (more...)

Street Theatre Company Presents Regional Premiere Of BROOKLYN: THE MUSICAL Street Theatre Company Presents Regional Premiere Of BROOKLYN: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2018

Street Theatre Company will perform the regional premier of Brooklyn: The Musical from October 26-November 10. (more...)

BWW Review: BROOKLYN comes to Virginia BWW Review: BROOKLYN comes to Virginia
by Keith Tittermary - Mar 23, 2018

Brooklyn the Musical is one of those rare gems of a show that the back story of its creation can influence what you experience on stage. The duo behind the show, Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson were songwriting partners in the early 1980's and lost touch and about 20 years later, Mr. Schoenfeld was singing on the streets of Brooklyn when his old writing partner, Ms. McPherson ran into him and a new partnership was born, this time creating art out of life in Brooklyn. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Bayou City Theatrics' BROOKLYN: THE MUSICAL is Soulful Entertainment
by Nyderah Williams - Jul 15, 2014

Whether you call it trash, rubbish, or junk BROOKLYN: THE MUSICAL has tons of it and in a great way. With book, music, and lyrics by Mark Schoenfeld, and Barri McPherson, this musical takes place as a story within a story on a street corner under the Brooklyn Bridge. The inspiration for the show comes from real life experience of Schoenfeld. (more...)

TheatreZone Announces 10th Anniversary Season Including Mack & Mabel and Sweeney Todd
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2014

Mark Danni, artistic director of TheatreZone, Naples' non-profit Equity professional theatre group in residence at the G&L Theatre in Naples, today unveiled his 10th anniversary season selections, continuing the theatre group's mission to bering the "lost treasures of Broadway" to Naples. (more...)

Teatro 101 to Present BROOKLYN's Regional Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2011

Teatro101, producer of recent hits The Wild, Party, Side Show, Violet, and The Little Dog Laughed, presents the Regional Premiere of Brooklyn: The Musical - a sidewalk fairytale about a young girl's quest for truth and love. The book, music, and lyrics - by Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson - fills the stage with a mix of brash pop and some incredible soul. Come let our soulful street-corner singers and storytellers mesmerize and enchant you every step of the way. Limited-engagement will play at a new, special location: Baltimore Theatre Project. (more...)

Teatro 101 to Present BROOKLYN's Regional Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2011

Teatro101, producer of recent hits The Wild, Party, Side Show, Violet, and The Little Dog Laughed, presents the Regional Premiere of Brooklyn: The Musical - a sidewalk fairytale about a young girl's quest for truth and love. The book, music, and lyrics - by Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson - fills the stage with a mix of brash pop and some incredible soul. Come let our soulful street-corner singers and storytellers mesmerize and enchant you every step of the way. Limited-engagement will play at a new, special location: Baltimore Theatre Project. (more...)

Photo Flash: Brooklyn Tour in San Jose
by Eugene Lovendusky - Aug 4, 2006

The American Musical Theatre of San Jose presents the West Coast premiere of Brooklyn, the musical…starring American Idol finalist Diana DeGarmo, with Tony Award-winners Melba Moore and Cleavant Derricks. (more...)

Casting & Summer Schedule Set for Brooklyn Tour
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2006

Casting, as well as a summer schedule, have bene set for the upcoming national tour of Brooklyn, starring Diana DeGarmo (more...)

Melba Moore and Diana DeGarmo to Headline Brooklyn Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2006

Melba Moore and American Idol finalist Diana DeGarmo will appear in the upcoming national tour of Brooklyn (more...)

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