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Bio:
Broadway: The Addams Family (u/s Lucas), La Cage Aux Folles. National Tours: Mary Poppins (u/s Bert), High School Musical (u/s Troy), Mamma Mia! (u/s Sky), 42nd Street (u/s Billy). Regional: Mame (Kennedy Center), also Ford's, TUTS, Sacramento, and Marriott. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: The Addams Family (u/s Lucas), La Cage Aux Folles. National Tours: Mary Poppins (u/s Bert), High School Musical (u/s Troy), Mamma Mia! (u/s Sky), 42nd Street (u/s Billy). Regional: Mame (Kennedy Center), also Ford's, TUTS, Sacramento, and Marriott. (read complete bio)
Wake Up With BWW 9/11: Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker in PLAZA SUITE, and Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/11: Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker in PLAZA SUITE, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2019

Today's top stories: Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker will lead Plaza Suite on Broadway, and more!

BWW TV Exclusive: Brigham Young University Alumni Bring It at Broadway Sessions Photo BWW TV Exclusive: Brigham Young University Alumni Bring It at Broadway Sessions
by Ben Cameron - Sep 10, 2019

Broadway Sessions kicked off it's new season recently with a celebration of alumni of the formidable MDT (Music/Dance/Theatre) program at Brigham Young University. Clark Johnsen (The Book of Mormon, La cage), Tregoney Shepherd (Les Mis, Phantom), Erin Wilson (Wicked), Steven Fales (Confessions of a Mormon Boy), Jacob Ben Widmar (Xanadu), Peter Nelson (Chicago, Cinderella), Broadway wardrobe veteran Jake Fry, Don Alden (Open Jar Studios), Knikki Hess Roberts, recent graduate Ellora Lattin and host Ben Cameron (a Utah native) share songs and stories from the sincere to the spectacularly hilarious. Enjoy highlights here.

BYU Alumni Next Up at BROADWAY SESSIONS Photo BYU Alumni Next Up at BROADWAY SESSIONS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2019

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway cast twice monthly. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida, Footloose, Dance Captain Dance Attack web series) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano.  This Thursday night, August 15th, Broadway Sessions welcomes an all star line up of Broadway and national vets who are all alumni of BYU.

Photo Flash: SIPS, Feb 23 - NEWSIES Recreate Best Picture Nominees & More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2013

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up!

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Jan 12 - NICE WORK Marks 300th Performance, #SIP Heads to Holland and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2013

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up. Today's photos feature the cast of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT celebrating their 300th performance, Jennie Ford's daughter bringing some cuteness backstage at EVITA, and shots from THE FANTASTICKS, PETER PAN, LES MISERABLES, THE BOOK OF MORMON, Toronto's WIZARD OF OZ and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. Plus, the SIP trend has now reached The Netherlands; see photos from productions of ANNIE, SHREK and more in Holland!

Rory O'Malley to Leave BOOK OF MORMON, 1/27
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2013

Rory O'Malley has announced on his Facebook page today that he will be exiting the Tony-award winning musical BOOK OF MORMON. According to the post, his last performance will be on Sunday, January 27th.

STAGE TUBE: THE BOOK OF MORMON's Clark Johnsen Talks Being a Mormon Missionary in Real Life and On Stage
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2012

Clark Johnsen, an original Broadway cast member of THE BOOK OF MORMON and former Mormon missionary, was featured on NBC's "Rock Center" in a special single topic show about Mormonism in America. View the segment below!

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, August 18 - Double-Sized Special Jimmy Fallon Edition!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2012

On August 16th, Broadway star Ricky Martin appeared on LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON, where he revealed his love of Twitter and his new habit of tweeting 'intermission pictures' from backstage to give fans a behind-the-scenes peek. Today, we bring you a double-sized 'Jimmy Fallon Edition,' Saturday Intermission Pics round-up with photos from yesterday's matinee and evening performances!

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR's Last SIP, MAGIC MIKE 'Auditions' and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2012

It's Saturday, and that means its time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up!

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, June 23, Part 2 - GODSPELL Cast and PRISCILLA's Nick Adams and Ellyn Marsh Say Farewell
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2012

BroadwayWorld rounds up yesterday evening's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' below! The cast of Godspell and regular participants Nick Adams and Ellyn Marsh from Priscilla, Queen of the Desert take their farewell SIPs. Both shows close on Broadway today, June 24 (check out BWW's Priscilla and Godspell flashbacks). We wish them well!

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Tonys Edition with Jared Gertner, Max von Essen, JCS & More - Updated!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2012

It's Saturday, and that means its time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up! See below for 'Tony Edition' SIPs from Broadway's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, THE BOOK OF MORMON's Jared Gertner in his first intermission picture as full-time Edler Cunningham, plus Andrew Rannells partying it up backstage with the cast, EVITA's Max von Essen, PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT's Ellyn Marsh, GHOST's Caissie Levy, the casts of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, NEWSIES and MAMMA MIA!, the cast of Paper Mill Playhouse's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND and more.

Josh Gad to Leave BOOK OF MORMON After June 6 Fan Performance
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2012

Tony Award nominee Josh Gad has confirmed on Twitter that his final performance in Broadway's THE BOOK OF MORMON will be tomorrow afternoon's fan performance, June 6.

THE BOOK OF MORMON Offers Second Free Fan Performance in June
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, will celebrate its first anniversary on Broadway on March 24. In celebration of the show's first year on Broadway, the production today announced a free fan performance, which has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 6 at 2:00 PM, for entrants of the show's wildly popular ticket lottery.

Photo Flash: New Saturday Intermission Pics - HOW TO SUCCEED, NEWSIES, BOOK OF MORMON and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2012

Do you ever wonder what your favorite Broadway, Off-Broadway, National Tour and regional stars are doing during intermission? Thanks to NEWSIES' Andrew Keenan-Bolger (@KeenanBlogger), dedicated performers and excited fans, now you can see for yourself.

BWW TV Flashback: Opening Night of THE BOOK OF MORMON! Happy First Anniversary!
by Broadway Beat - Mar 24, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON opened one year ago tonight on, Thursday, March 24, 2011 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre to RAVE reviews. Here's a look back at the cast and creative team at the opening night after party at Gotham Hall in New York City!

THE BOOK OF MORMON Offers Second Free Fan Performance in June
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, will celebrate its first anniversary on Broadway on March 24. In celebration of the show's first year on Broadway, the production today announced a free fan performance, which has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 6 at 2:00 PM, for entrants of the show's wildly popular ticket lottery.

STAGE TUBE: Josh Gad Talks THE BOOK OF MORMON on CHELSEA LATELY
by Stage Tube - Mar 14, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON's Tony nominee Josh Gad just visited 'Chelsea Lately' last night, March 13, where he chatted about starring in the hit musical, being mistaken for John Belushi, and more. Click below to check out the full interview!

THE BOOK OF MORMON's Josh Gad to Appear on 'Chelsea Lately' Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON's Tony nominee Josh Gad will be a guest on "Chelsea Lately" tomorrow, Tuesday, March 13. The program can be seen on E! at 11PM. Please check local listings.

STAGE TUBE: THE BOOK OF MORMON Gets Jewish Makeover!
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON with book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone, revovles around two Moromn missionaries whose faith get tested as they find themselves in far-way Uganda. In the hilarious video below, the musical gets a makeover with a Jewish twist- titled 'The Book of Purim.' Click below to check out the spoof!

THE BOOK OF MORMON Set for March 2013 in West End
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2012

Today, The Daily Mail's Baz Bamigboye reports that THE BOOK OF MORMON will open at the Prince of Wales Theatre in March of 2013. Casting is set to begin shortly in the UK.

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