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VIDEO: Broadway Dancers Perform in ANYONE: A Dance Short Film From James Kinney Photo VIDEO: Broadway Dancers Perform in ANYONE: A Dance Short Film From James Kinney
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2021

ANYONE: A Dance Short Film, directed and choreographed by James Kinney with cinematography and editing by Pierre Marais is now available to view! The film is produced by Nicole LaFountaine.

VIDEO: J. Harrison Ghee, Hannah Cruz, and More Perform 'My Strongest Suit' From AIDA Photo VIDEO: J. Harrison Ghee, Hannah Cruz, and More Perform 'My Strongest Suit' From AIDA
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2021

Brian Martin gathered some of his Broadway friends to put together a performance of My Strongest Suit from Aida! The performance is led by J. Harrison Ghee and Hannah Cruz.

Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael  Photo Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael Finley, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Jelani Alladin and Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee and J. Michael Finley, original Hamilton cast members, and more!

VIDEO: Gavin Lee and J. Michael Finley Perform 'You Rule My World' From THE FULL MONT Photo VIDEO: Gavin Lee and J. Michael Finley Perform 'You Rule My World' From THE FULL MONTY
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2020

Gavin Lee and J. Michael Finley performed 'You Rule My World' from The Full Monty as part of the Broadway Isolation Project!

Fulton Theatre Announces Hopeful Plan For The Remaining 2019/2020 and Upcoming 2020/2 Photo Fulton Theatre Announces Hopeful Plan For The Remaining 2019/2020 and Upcoming 2020/2021 Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2020

The Fulton Theatre remains positive with a bright outlook for the 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 season. The hopeful plan for the nationally regarded theatre is to resume the 2019/2020 season in August, with its hit production of Kinky Boots.

BWW Review: MEAN GIRLS at Citizens Bank Opera House Photo BWW Review: MEAN GIRLS at Citizens Bank Opera House
by Jan Nargi - Feb 9, 2020

With friends like The Plastics, who needs enemies? That's the basic premise for the surprisingly fresh and sometimes scathingly funny high school musical MEAN GIRLS written by Emmy Award winner Tina Fey based on her 2004 hit film. Treading the familiar teen angst territory of cafeterias, locker rooms, gymnasiums and shopping malls, Fey puts her characteristically satirical spin on the tensions between the cool kids, the athletes, the math wizards and theater nerds all vying for allegiance from Cady, an innocent newly arrived from the African savanna where her parents worked and home schooled her with only animals for companions.

Broadway In Chicago Has Released IN TOO DEEP Web Series Episode Featuring The Plastic Photo Broadway In Chicago Has Released IN TOO DEEP Web Series Episode Featuring The Plastics Of MEAN GIRLS Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2020

Direct from the Mean Girls National Tour, Mariah Rose Faith, Jonalyn Saxer, and Megan Masako Haley get In Too Deep with T.J. Pieffer as they contemplate Sondheim, Luigi, and Giordano's Deep Dish Pizza. Check out the video here!

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of MEAN GIRLS on Tour? Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of MEAN GIRLS on Tour?
by Alan Henry - Dec 26, 2019

Mean Girls is ready to do this thing on tour! The Mean Girls tour just opened in Buffalo, New York and reviews are coming in! See what critics had to say about the tour.

MEAN GIRLS Opens Tonight In Philadelphia Photo MEAN GIRLS Opens Tonight In Philadelphia
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2019

Mean Girls a?" the record-breaking new musical comedy produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia Friedman, and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film a?" opens on the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus at the Academy of Music on Tuesday, November 19, running through December 1. The Mean Girls First National Tour features Philadelphia native, Mary Kate Morrissey.

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At MEAN GIRLS On Tour Photo Photo Flash: Get A First Look At MEAN GIRLS On Tour
by Alan Henry - Nov 6, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Mean Girls National Tour which launched on September 21 in Buffalo, NY. Mean Girls features a book by nine-time Emmy Award winner Tina Fey, based on her screenplay for the film, music by three-time Emmy Award winner Jeff Richmond; and lyrics by two-time Tony Award nominee Nell Benjamin. Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs.

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Rehearsals with MEAN GIRLS on Tour Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside Rehearsals with MEAN GIRLS on Tour
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 29, 2019

Check out photos from Mean Girls on Tour's preview!

BWW TV: Get to Know the Cast of MEAN GIRLS on Tour! (They're Like So Fetch) Photo BWW TV: Get to Know the Cast of MEAN GIRLS on Tour! (They're Like So Fetch)
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 29, 2019

Okay we know fetch is never going to happen but the Mean Girls tour is! We stopped by rehearsals to chat with the cast as they head into the high school jungle.

BWW TV: Get A First Look At A New Version of 'Fearless' From The MEAN GIRLS Tour Photo BWW TV: Get A First Look At A New Version of 'Fearless' From The MEAN GIRLS Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 29, 2019

Mean Girls is getting ready to launch their First National Tour September 21 in Buffalo, NY. We've got a sneak peek into the rehearsal room with the mega-talented team!

Full Cast Announced For MEAN GIRLS on Tour Photo Full Cast Announced For MEAN GIRLS on Tour
by Alan Henry - Aug 15, 2019

Mean Girls, the record-breaking new musical comedy produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia Friedman, and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film, is pleased to announce full casting for the First National Tour. The Mean Girls National Tour launches on September 21 in Buffalo, NY. Click here for the full tour route.

Review Roundup: OKLAHOMA! at Pittsburgh CLO - What Did The Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: OKLAHOMA! at Pittsburgh CLO - What Did The Critics Think?
by Alan Henry - Jun 27, 2019

Oklahoma! is now open at Pittsburgh CLO. What did the critics think? Read all the reviews!

Photo Flash: Pittsburgh CLO Presents OKLAHOMA! Photo Photo Flash: Pittsburgh CLO Presents OKLAHOMA!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2019

Pittsburgh CLO will fill the Benedum Center with the soaring melodies of America's favorite musical, OKLAHOMA!. Tickets are now available by phone at 412-456-6666, online at pittsburghCLO.org or by visiting the Box Office at Theater Square.

BWW Interview: Cynthia Onrubia Talks Staging JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY at TUTS Photo BWW Interview: Cynthia Onrubia Talks Staging JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY at TUTS
by Alan Henry - Jun 5, 2019

BroadwayWorld sat down with Cynthia Onrubia, currently directing JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY at TUTS to talk about recreating this iconic production for a new generation of dancers.

Review Roundup: JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY at TUTS; What Did The Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY at TUTS; What Did The Critics Think?
by Alan Henry - Jun 3, 2019

TUTS' Jerome Robbins' Broadway - the final show in the company's 201819 Season, is now on stage! What did the critics think? Read all the reviews!

Photo Flash: First Look at JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY at TUTS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY at TUTS
by Julie Musbach - May 28, 2019

Get a first look at TUTS' Jerome Robbins' Broadway - the final show in the company's 2018/19 Season.

Theatre Under The Stars Houston Announces Cast for JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY Photo Theatre Under The Stars Houston Announces Cast for JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY
by Alan Henry - Apr 25, 2019

BroadwayWorld has learned the casting for TUTS' Jerome Robbins' Broadway - the final show in the company's 201819 Season.

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