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Bio:
Pasek & Paul's musical Dogfight had its world premiere at Second Stage Theatre, where it won the Lortel Award for Best New Musical. Theater credits include A Christmas Story, The Musical on Broadway, which received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle nominations for Outstanding New Broadway ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Pasek & Paul's musical Dogfight had its world premiere at Second Stage Theatre, where it won the Lortel Award for Best New Musical. Theater credits include A Christmas Story, The Musical on Broadway, which received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle nominations for Outstanding New Broadway ... (read complete bio)
Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Producer & Director  Photo Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Producer & Director R.J. Cutler
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Nov 30, 2020

Today's episode features R.J. Cutler- an award-winning producer and director who has made some of the most significant documentaries of the past quarter century.

PODCAST: THE BROADWAY GINGER Talks CAMELOT, Pasek and Paul, and More in Season Finale Photo PODCAST: THE BROADWAY GINGER Talks CAMELOT, Pasek and Paul, and More in Season Finale
by Sally Henry Fuller - Nov 30, 2020

The American Musical Theatre was built on great songwriters whose names can't be said without their partners'. OKLAHOMA!, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, and CINDERELLA might as well be credited to one hyphenated name, Rodgers-and-Hammerstein. Today, they take a look at some equally inseparable duos with an emphasis on Lerner & Loewe and their masterpiece, CAMELOT.

Amy Adams Talks DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Adaptation on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Photo Amy Adams Talks DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Adaptation on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2020

Amy Adams joined Live With Kelly and Ryan, and spoke about being in the upcoming 'Dear Evan Hansen' film adaptation! The film will star Ben Platt, Julianne Moore, Amandla Stenberg, Kaitlyn Dever, Danny Pino, Isaac Powell and more. 

EL GRAN SHOWMAN llega a Disney+ en diciembre Photo EL GRAN SHOWMAN llega a Disney+ en diciembre
by Cristina Martinez - Nov 25, 2020

Disney+ sigue ampliando su catálogo de películas y series y en el mes de diciembre incluirá el aclamado musical EL GRAN SHOWMAN. El largometraje protagonizado por Hugh Jackman, Zack Efron y Zendaya estará disponible a partir del día 18 de diciembre a las 9 de la mañana.

What We Know (So Far) About the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie Photo What We Know (So Far) About the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 22, 2020

The Tony Award-winning Best Musical “Dear Evan Hansen” is getting the movie musical treatment! BroadwayWorld collected all the information we could about the upcoming film.

BWW Blog: Theater-Inspired Gifts to Purchase Photo BWW Blog: Theater-Inspired Gifts to Purchase
by Student Blogger: Maya Mehrara - Nov 19, 2020

With Christmas and Hanukkah coming up next month, it is time to begin purchasing gifts for your friends and family.

VIDEO: On This Day, November 19- A CHRISTMAS STORY Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, November 19- A CHRISTMAS STORY Opens On Broadway
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

A Christmas extravaganza, with plenty of dance to energize your holiday season! It's not sugarplums dancing in Ralphie's head; it's a Red Ryder air rifle! A Christmas Story, The Musical is a clever and humorous adaptation of the hit film that became an instant classic early 1980s and had everyone echoing 'You'll Shoot Your Eye Out!'

Center Theatre Group's New Season Will Launch in August 2021 with OKLAHOMA! and A CHR Photo Center Theatre Group's New Season Will Launch in August 2021 with OKLAHOMA! and A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2020

Artistic Director Michael Ritchie announced Center Theatre Group’s 54th season at the Ahmanson Theatre will begin in August 24, 2021, four months later than it was formerly scheduled. The season features the previously announced “The Lehman Trilogy,” “The Prom,” “Hadestown” and “Dear Evan Hansen” plus “1776” which was previously announced for the 2019 – 2020 season.

A CHRISTMAS STORY- THE MUSICAL Opens at SCERA November 27 Photo A CHRISTMAS STORY- THE MUSICAL Opens at SCERA November 27
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020

Director DeLayne Bluth Dayton has wanted to direct “A Christmas Story: the Musical” for a long time, but the show was never available. The rights were consistently snagged by touring companies.

VIDEO: #CheerUpCharlie and West End Friends Release Their Fundraising Charity Single  Photo VIDEO: #CheerUpCharlie and West End Friends Release Their Fundraising Charity Single 'You Will Be Found'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2020

You Will Be Found by #CheerUpCharlie & West End Friends, a fundraising charity single in aid of youth charity The Diana Award, has been released today (Sunday 15 November 2020) by Auburn Jam Music to tie in with the start of National Anti-Bullying Week, which runs from 16-20 November. 

Isaac Powell Joins DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Photo Isaac Powell Joins DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2020

Broadway's star-on-the-rise Isaac Cole Powell will make his film acting debut as part of the cast of the upcoming 'Dear Evan Hansen' film adaptation! 

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 9 - JAGGED LITTLE PILL Book, MOULI Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 9 - JAGGED LITTLE PILL Book, MOULIN ROUGE! Songbook, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2020

Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes a book of stories behind the musical Jagged Little Pill, the Moulin Rouge! songbook, and more!

NKU SOTA Streams EDGES To Kick Off 2020-21 Theatre Season Photo NKU SOTA Streams EDGES To Kick Off 2020-21 Theatre Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2020

Northern Kentucky University's School of the Arts presents the song cycle Edges by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul as the first installment of the 2020-21 Theatre + Dance academic season. The scheduled performances of Edges will be available to view online through ShowTix4U on Nov. 5-8.

NKU SOTA Streams EDGES To Kick Off 2020-21 Theatre Season Photo NKU SOTA Streams EDGES To Kick Off 2020-21 Theatre Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

Northern Kentucky University's School of the Arts presents the song cycle Edges by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul as the first installment of the 2020-21 Theatre + Dance academic season. The scheduled performances of Edges will be available to view online through ShowTix4U on Nov. 5-8.

VIDEO: KeKe Palmer Teams Up with Pasek & Paul On Voting Anthem 'Actually Vote' Photo VIDEO: KeKe Palmer Teams Up with Pasek & Paul On Voting Anthem 'Actually Vote'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

The Tony and Academy Award-winning duo behind Dear Evan Hansen, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, have joined forces with KeKe Palmer on a new tune aiming to mobilize young voters on Election Day.

WATCH: Ten Minute Tidbits with Spencer Glass and Guest Derek Klena - Live at 5pm ET! Photo WATCH: Ten Minute Tidbits with Spencer Glass and Guest Derek Klena - Live at 5pm ET!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2020

It's the Day of the Show Y'All host Spencer Glass is taking over our Instagram Live with his new show, Ten Minute Tidbits!

DEAR EVAN HANSEN y & JULIET grandes ganadores en los Olivier Awards 2020 Photo DEAR EVAN HANSEN y & JULIET grandes ganadores en los Olivier Awards 2020
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Oct 26, 2020

Sara Baras fue galardonada por su coreografía e interpretación en el Ballet Flamenco SOMBRAS en el Sadler’s Wells.

DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awar Photo DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awards - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2020

Tonight, the Olivier Awards will be announced in a special online broadcast. We'll be updating the list of nominees LIVE throughout the evening.

Get All The Latest Updates With Our 2020 Olivier Awards Live Blog! Photo Get All The Latest Updates With Our 2020 Olivier Awards Live Blog!
by Debbie Gilpin - Oct 25, 2020

Even coronavirus can't stop the Olivier Awards ceremony - today is the day we've all been waiting for since its postponement back in April, as all the winners are finally revealed to the world.

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2020

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