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Tony-Winner Michael McGrath Joins ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME World Premiere Photo Tony-Winner Michael McGrath Joins ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME World Premiere
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 16, 2021

Shakespeare Theatre Company announced today that Tony Award winner Michael McGrath has joined the world premiere cast of the new musical ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME, as Narrator.

Briga Heelan and Justin Guarini Will Lead Broadway-Bound ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME at Photo Briga Heelan and Justin Guarini Will Lead Broadway-Bound ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME at Shakespeare Theatre Company
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 18, 2021

The Shakespeare Theatre Company has just announced casting for the world premiere of the Broadway-bound musical ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME November 30-January 2 at Sidney Harman Hall. The show will star Briga Heelan and Justin Guarini as Cinderella and Prince Charming, alongside John Glover as Narrator, Tony nominee Emily Skinner as Stepmother, Brooke Dillman as The O.F.G, Aisha Jackson as Snow White, and MiMi Scardulla and Tess Soltau as Stepsisters Belinda and Betany. Glover replaces Simon Callow in the role.

VIDEO: Over 75 Performers and Creatives Release 'Still Standing' in Honor of One Year Photo VIDEO: Over 75 Performers and Creatives Release 'Still Standing' in Honor of One Year Since the Broadway Shutdown
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2021

'Still Standing' is a video  celebrating the amazing professional artists, on and off stage, who are anxiously awaiting the day when  the lights of Broadway will once again be lit and audiences around the world can come back to the theatre.  

Broadway Catch Up: June 5 - NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jelani Alladin, Rob McClure, Nik Photo Broadway Catch Up: June 5 - NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jelani Alladin, Rob McClure, Nikki M. James, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 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 yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jelani Alladin, Josh Gad, Rob McClure, Nikki M. James, and more!

Wake Up With BWW 6/5: Stream CORIOLANUS Starring Tom Hiddleston, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/5: Stream CORIOLANUS Starring Tom Hiddleston, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2020

Today's top stories: stream Donmar Warehouse's Coriolanus starring Tom Hiddleston, and more!

VIDEO: Black Broadway Performers Express Themselves in New Music Video 'Dream Like Ne Photo VIDEO: Black Broadway Performers Express Themselves in New Music Video 'Dream Like New York'
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2020

Black Broadway performers have unveiled their artistry in a new music video, Dream Like New York.

Major Attaway, Michael Berresse and More Join Encores! Production of MACK & MABEL Photo Major Attaway, Michael Berresse and More Join Encores! Production of MACK & MABEL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2020

New York City Center today announced complete casting for the Encores! production of Mack & Mabel. Joining previously announced cast members Douglas Sills as Mack Sennett and Alexandra Socha as Mabel Normand are Major Attaway (Fatty Arbuckle), Michael Berresse (William Desmond Taylor), Lilli Cooper (Lottie Ames), Ben Fankhauser (Frank Wyman), Jordan Gelber (Mr. Kessel), Evan Kasprzak (Freddy), Raymond J. Lee (Andy), Kevin Ligon (Eddie), Janet Noh (Ella), and Allen Lewis Rickman (Mr. Bauman).

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 2, 2020

TOOTSIE To Play Final Broadway Performance in January Photo TOOTSIE To Play Final Broadway Performance in January
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2019

It was announced today that the Tony-nominated musical TOOTSIE will play its final performance at at the Marquis Theatre on Sunday, January 5, 2020.

TOOTSIE Partners With New School's College Of Performing Arts For National Author's D Photo TOOTSIE Partners With New School's College Of Performing Arts For National Author's Day
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2019

In honor of National Author's Day today, November 1, TOOTSIE has partnered with The New School's College of Performing Arts to launch a playwriting contest for its students. Participants must submit a new, original 5-minute comedic play with the title a?oeWho Are You?a?? based off a TOOTSIE song of the same title. The winner of the contest will receive a private writing consultation with Tony Award-winning book writer Robert Horn.

Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates Cast Album Release at Barnes and Noble Photo Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates Cast Album Release at Barnes and Noble
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 11, 2019

Tootsie cast members celebrated the release of their cast recording with a live performance and a CD signing at Barnes and Noble on September 10.

TOOTSIE Will Celebrate Cast Recording Release at Barnes and Noble in September Photo TOOTSIE Will Celebrate Cast Recording Release at Barnes and Noble in September
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2019

Tootsie cast members will celebrate the release of their cast recording with a live performance and a CD signing at Barnes and Noble on September 10.

Photo Coverage: Casts of TOOTSIE, MEAN GIRLS and More Sing Out in Bryant Park! Photo Photo Coverage: Casts of TOOTSIE, MEAN GIRLS and More Sing Out in Bryant Park!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Aug 16, 2019

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! 106.7 LITE FM's popular series brought the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, concluding yesterday, August 15.

Wake Up With BWW 8/16: THE INHERITANCE Casting, MEAN GIRLS and ONCE ON THIS ISLAND To Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/16: THE INHERITANCE Casting, MEAN GIRLS and ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Tour Casting, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2019

Today's top stories: casting has been announced for The Inheritance, and the national tours of Mean Girls and Once On This Island!

BWW TV: TOOTSIE, MEAN GIRLS & More Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park- Watch Now! Photo BWW TV: TOOTSIE, MEAN GIRLS & More Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park- Watch Now!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2019

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! 106.7 LITE FM's popular series brought the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, concluding today, August 15. Not in NYC to enjoy the performances? Stuck in the office for your lunch break? Fear not! BroadwayWorld is streaming the whole presentation this afternoon.

Wake Up With BWW 8/15: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Broadway and Tour Casting, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/15: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Broadway and Tour Casting, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2019

Today's top stories: New casting has been announced for the Broadway and touring productions of Dear Evan Hansen!

Renee Rapp, Barrett Wilbert Weed & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant  Photo Renee Rapp, Barrett Wilbert Weed & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant Park
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 12, 2019

Broadway in Bryant Park returns this summer for its 20th year! 106.7 LITE FM's popular series will bring the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, continuing this Thursday, August 8 to Thursday, August 15. New Yorkers and visitors to the Big Apple are invited to come at 11 a.m. every Thursday, beginning July 11 through August 15, with performances running from 12:30 p.m. EST - 1:30 p.m. EST on the Bryant Park Stage.

Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates 100th Performance on Broadway Photo Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates 100th Performance on Broadway
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 23, 2019

Tootsie celebrated its 100th performance last night, July 22. BroadwayWorld was there for the celebration and you can check out the photos!

TOOTSIE Releases New Block of Tickets Through April 2020 Photo TOOTSIE Releases New Block of Tickets Through April 2020
by Julie Musbach - Jun 6, 2019

TOOTSIE, has announced a new block of tickets on sale through April 19, 2020. Tickets will go on sale to the general public tomorrow, Friday, June 7

VIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America Photo VIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2019

The cast of the Tony-nominated musical Tootsie brought Dorothy Michaels to Good Morning America this morning to perform the show's number 'Unstoppable' with its Tony-nominated star, Santino Fontana! Check out the full video below!

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