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Bio:
Having just completed two fun-filled years as Mrs. Banks on the first national tour, Blythe is honored to be making her Broadway debut in Mary Poppins. Credits include the Baroness in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Toronto production of Sound of Music, Donna in Mamma Mia!, the Narrator in Joseph... ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Having just completed two fun-filled years as Mrs. Banks on the first national tour, Blythe is honored to be making her Broadway debut in Mary Poppins. Credits include the Baroness in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Toronto production of Sound of Music, Donna in Mamma Mia!, the Narrator in Joseph... ... (read complete bio)
Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Just One Week Left! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Just One Week Left!
by Alan Henry - Dec 22, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Just Two Weeks Left! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Just Two Weeks Left!
by Alan Henry - Dec 15, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; MIRVISH  Leads Best Professional Thea Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; MIRVISH Leads Best Professional Theatre!
by Alan Henry - Dec 8, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Grand Theatre Announces Extension Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Grand Theatre Announces Extension Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 4, 2017

The Grand Theatre is thrilled to announce that A CHRISTMAS CAROL will be extended due to high demand. Dennis Garnhum's directorial debut at the Grand, featuring Ben Campbell, Blythe Wilson, Alexis Gordon, and Ian Deakin in a cast of 21, has become an audience favourite since it opened a week ago. A CHRISTMAS CAROL will be extended with one additional performance on Sunday, December 31 at 1pm. (Click for full release with cast and production team bios).

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; COME FROM AWAY Leads Best Musical! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; COME FROM AWAY Leads Best Musical!
by Alan Henry - Dec 1, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; COME FROM AWAY Leads Best Musical Rac Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; COME FROM AWAY Leads Best Musical Race!
by Alan Henry - Nov 24, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Grand Theatre's A CHRISTMAS CAROL is the Biggest Production in the Theatre's History Photo Grand Theatre's A CHRISTMAS CAROL is the Biggest Production in the Theatre's History
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2017

The Grand Theatre rings in the holiday season with the all-time classic, A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Marking Artistic Director Dennis Garnhum's directorial debut, the show is the largest in the theatre's history, featuring over 20 cast members, sweeping sets, and intricate costumes. A CHRISTMAS CAROL premieres on the Spriet Stage November 28 to December 30, 2017 and the Grand is proud to welcome back London Life as the annual holiday show Title Sponsor.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; COME FROM AWAY Leads as Best Ensemble Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; COME FROM AWAY Leads as Best Ensemble!
by Alan Henry - Nov 17, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Seana McKenna, André Sills, Daren A. Herbert & More Will Lead 2018 Season at Stratfo Photo Seana McKenna, André Sills, Daren A. Herbert & More Will Lead 2018 Season at Stratford Festival
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 17, 2017

Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino just announced key casting for the 2018 season of the Stratford Festival, including Seana McKenna as Julius Caesar, Andr Sills as Coriolanus, and Daren A. Herbert as Harold Hill, the 'Music Man.'

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 2, 2017

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More!

BWW Review: GUYS AND DOLLS at the Stratford Festival is an Exhilarating Experience
by Lauren Gienow - May 31, 2017

The Stratford Festival's production of GUYS AND DOLLS opened on Tuesday night at the Festival Theatre and it is sure to be a hit. The performances, the glorious music, the set and lighting design, and the choreography all hit the right note and allow for a fantastic production to be enjoyed by all.

Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At Stratford's GUYS AND DOLLS
by Alan Henry - May 15, 2017

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at The Stratford Festival's production of GUYS AND DOLLS directed by Donna Feore. Check out the extended 'Crapshooters' dance sequence below, featuring a 19 piece orchestra playing the 1992 Broadway revival orchestrations for the first time ever since that production.

Ann Hampton Callaway, Yanna Avis & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 15, 2015

This week at 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.

Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for June 15-21, Featuring Ann Hampton Callaway and More!
by Louisa Brady - Jun 15, 2015

Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestras begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: 'Merman's Apprentice' In Concert, Starring: Klea Blackhurst & Anita Gillette; BLAME CANADA! Featuring Broadway's Canadian Talent; Ann Hampton Callaway: On My Way to You; Sara Chase at 54 Below; and The Melody Lingers On: A 'Benefit' for Victims of Earworm.

Clyde Alves, Chilina Kennedy and More Set for BLAME CANADA! at 54 Below Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2015

Final casting has been announced for BLAME CANADA!, an evening featuring the best in Canadian musical theatre happening at 54 BELOW on Monday, June 15 at 9:30pm. Clyde Alves, who currently stars as Ozzie in the Broadway revival of On The Town, hosts the evening that celebrates work by members of the Canadian Musical Theatre Writers Collective (CMTWC).

CRT Presents 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, Now thru 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2014

What do you get when you throw six quirky kids bubbling with adolescence, three frazzled school administrators trying to relive their glory days, a live band, and four new audience members each night into a spelling bee? Magic. Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee onstage at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre tonight, November 20th through December 7th

Photo Flash: First Look at 'SPELLING BEE' at CT Rep
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

What do you get when you throw six quirky kids bubbling with adolescence, three frazzled school administrators trying to relive their glory days, a live band, and four new audience members each night into a spelling bee? Magic. Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee onstage at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre tomorrow, November 20th, through December 7th. Winner of Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Theatre World and Tony Awards in 2005, Spelling Bee will delight audiences. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

CRT to Present 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, 11/20-12/7
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 3, 2014

What do you get when you throw six quirky kids bubbling with adolescence, three frazzled school administrators trying to relive their glory days, a live band, and four new audience members each night into a spelling bee?

QUEEN FOR A DAY to Premiere at Richmond Hill Centre, 9/26-10/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2012

April 30th Entertainment has announced the world premiere of QUEEN FOR A DAY: THE MUSICAL at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. The 12-performance run begins September 26, 2012.

Alan Thicke to Star in QUEEN FOR A DAY: THE MUSICAL in Toronto, 9/26-10/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2012

April 30th Entertainment has announced that seven-time Emmy nominee and "America's Dad" (Growing Pain's) Alan Thicke will be starring as iconic TV personality Jack Bailey in the world premiere of Queen for a Day: the Musical. The 12-performance run begins September 26, 2012 at the brand new state-of-the-art Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Thicke is scheduled to perform in 10 shows only.

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