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MOULIN ROUGE! Digital Lottery Will Return Next Week Photo MOULIN ROUGE! Digital Lottery Will Return Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2021

Moulin Rouge! The Musical announced today the return of the digital lottery with Lucky Seat. The Tony-nominated musical, which begins performances this Friday, September 24th at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th St, NYC), will first offer the lottery for the Tuesday, September 28th performance.

MOULIN ROUGE! Hires Chloe Beck as Director Of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Photo MOULIN ROUGE! Hires Chloe Beck as Director Of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2021

She officially began in the newly created role on July 12th following ten years in higher education, most recently at New York University. Her work will focus on the Broadway production, the forthcoming US National Tour and the show's productions opening internationally.

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Returns to Broadway This Fall Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Returns to Broadway This Fall
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2021

The Tony Award-nominated musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical will resume performances on Friday, September 24, 2021 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. 

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL North American Tour Announces New Launch Dates - Premiering Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL North American Tour Announces New Launch Dates - Premiering in Chicago in 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020

Moulin Rouge! The Musical announced today that the North American tour, previously scheduled to begin Nov 21, 2020 in New Orleans, will run technical rehearsals and premiere at Broadway In Chicago’s James M. Nederlander Theatre with performances beginning February 26, 2022 through April 24, 2022 and an official opening night on March 11, 2022.

Review Roundup: THE PROM on Netflix, Starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Ariana DeB Photo Review Roundup: THE PROM on Netflix, Starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Ariana DeBose & More!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 1, 2020

The feel good Broadway musical, adapted for the screen, will arrive on December 11th. Find out what the critics had to say about the Ryan Murphy-helmed film, starring Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman, Keegan-Michael Key, Kerry Washington, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Rannells, and Jo Ellen Pellman, below!

VIDEO: Watch the All-New, Full-Length Trailer for Netflix's THE PROM! Photo VIDEO: Watch the All-New, Full-Length Trailer for Netflix's THE PROM!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 26, 2020

Two Thanksgivings ago, the Broadway cast of the The Prom made history at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade with the first televised LGBTQ+ kiss. This Thanksgiving, The Prom is giving us even more reason to celebrate with the release of the full trailer for Netflix's highly anticipated film adaptation.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Teaser for THE PROM on Netflix, with Meryl Streep, James Co Photo VIDEO: Watch the Official Teaser for THE PROM on Netflix, with Meryl Streep, James Corden & More!
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2020

The official teaser trailer for the film adaptation of 'The Prom' is out now!

Photo Flash: See Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman, Kerry Washington & More i Photo Photo Flash: See Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman, Kerry Washington & More in a First Look at THE PROM on Netflix
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 7, 2020

Broadway favorite 'The Prom' is coming to Netflix in a new film adaptation from Ryan Murphy! 

THE PROM on Netflix Sets Release Date For December 11 Photo THE PROM on Netflix Sets Release Date For December 11
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2020

Ryan Murphy has revealed on Twitter that The Prom movie will officially be released on Netflix on December 11.

Photo: Ryan Murphy Shares Behind the Scenes Peek of THE PROM Film Photo Photo: Ryan Murphy Shares Behind the Scenes Peek of THE PROM Film
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 31, 2020

The Prom must go on! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Ryan Murphy's upcoming Netflix adaptation of The Prom is still on track to be released later this year. Now he's sharing a photo from the set!

THE PROM Film Resumes Production This Week Photo THE PROM Film Resumes Production This Week
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2020

The film adaptation of the Broadway musical The Prom is starting up production again on Thursday at Raleigh Studios in Hollywood.

BC/EFA's Emergency Assistance Fund Sends $5 Million to The Actors Fund Photo BC/EFA's Emergency Assistance Fund Sends $5 Million to The Actors Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2020

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS announced today that it has sent $5 million from its COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund to The Actors Fund, ensuring thousands who work in theater and the performing arts receive vital, lifesaving support during and after this devastating pandemic.

VIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE! Tops List of Outer Critics Circle Honorees! Photo VIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE! Tops List of Outer Critics Circle Honorees!
by Nicole Rosky - 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.

Ryan Murphy Reveals THE PROM Might Finish on Schedule, Plus New Song Added! Photo Ryan Murphy Reveals THE PROM Might Finish on Schedule, Plus New Song Added!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 30, 2020

The Prom must go on! According to a recent interview with Collider, Ryan Murphy thinks that the upcoming Netflix adaptation of The Prom might be released according to schedule.

Broadway Producers Come Together For Another $1 Million Challenge For BC/EFA's Emerge Photo Broadway Producers Come Together For Another $1 Million Challenge For BC/EFA's Emergency Assistance Fund
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2020

A second group of Broadway producers have stepped up to match all new donations up to $1 million

Dancers Responding to AIDS Launches Relief Campaign to Assist Entertainment Community Photo Dancers Responding to AIDS Launches Relief Campaign to Assist Entertainment Community
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 26, 2020

Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of BC/EFA has launched a special online fundraising campaign to create an emergency assistance fund.

Broadway Producers Offer $1 Million Challenge Match For BC/EFA's COVID-19 Emergency A Photo Broadway Producers Offer $1 Million Challenge Match For BC/EFA's COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2020

More than 20 Broadway producers are offering a $1 million challenge match to double the impact of donations to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund.

THE PROM Film Shuts Down Production Over COVID-19 Concerns Photo THE PROM Film Shuts Down Production Over COVID-19 Concerns
by Alan Henry - Mar 12, 2020

Not even Dee Dee Allen could sing her way out of this one. Deadline reports that out of 'an abundance of caution' production on the Netflix film adaptation of the Tony-nominated musical has stopped.

Photo Flash: Cast and Creatives of BEETLEJUICE, MOULIN ROUGE!, AMERICAN UTOPIA, and M Photo Photo Flash: Cast and Creatives of BEETLEJUICE, MOULIN ROUGE!, AMERICAN UTOPIA, and More Celebrate Alex Timbers
by Stephi Wild - Feb 22, 2020

Last night, the producers of the Broadway hits Beetlejuice, David Byrne's American Utopia and Moulin Rouge! The Musical hosted a special celebration in honor of director Alex Timbers. The evening brought together many producers, collaborators and artists that Alex has worked with throughout his career.

DVR Alert: Cast of MOULIN ROUGE! to Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA February 18 Photo DVR Alert: Cast of MOULIN ROUGE! to Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA February 18
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 13, 2020

Tune-in to ABC's a?oeGood Morning Americaa?? next Tuesday, February 18th to see the cast of the critically acclaimed hit new Broadway show Moulin Rouge! The Musical perform an exclusive production number live from the stage of the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. And tune-in to GMA the prior morning, Monday, February 17th, to watch ABC News Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee go behind-the-scenes with stars of the show.

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