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Virtual Theatre This Weekend: July 25-26- with Sara Bareilles,
John Lloyd Young and  Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: July 25-26- with Sara Bareilles, John Lloyd Young and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2020

This weekend (July 25-26) in live streaming: Broadway gathers to support Joe Biden, Megan Hilty sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

Barbra Streisand, Kristin Chenoweth, Renee Elise Goldsberry and More Join Joe Biden F Photo Barbra Streisand, Kristin Chenoweth, Renee Elise Goldsberry and More Join Joe Biden Fundraising Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2020

A star-studded lineup including, Barbra Streisand, RenΓ©e Elise Goldsberry, Kristin Chenoweth, John Legend, Jane Krakowski have joined the list of stage and screen stars who will appear on Joe Biden's next campaign fundraiser, Celebration for Change: 100 Days to Go.

Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, & Cheyenne Jackson Join Seth Concert Series For LIVE Perform Photo Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, & Cheyenne Jackson Join Seth Concert Series For LIVE Performances
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Norm Lewis, Megan Hilty, and Cheyenne Jackson will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.

GLOBAL QUEER READ-IN: A Virtual Pride Event Announced June 25 Photo GLOBAL QUEER READ-IN: A Virtual Pride Event Announced June 25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020

Over 30 LGBTQI writers, playwrights, activists, and artists will read passages on camera from their favorite influential works of queer literature and poetry for the first marathon Virtual Global Queer READ-IN. Join 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner Jericho Brown, Maryland Poet Laureate Grace Cavalieri, actor Alfre Woodard, playwright Charles Busch, writer/poet Alexis De Veaux, singer/songwriter Sophie B. Hawkins and more of this famous roster Thursday, June 25th starting at noon (Pacific Time) on Zoom and Twitch.

MONOTONY THE MUSICAL Makes World Premiere On April 15 Photo MONOTONY THE MUSICAL Makes World Premiere On April 15
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2020

MONOTONY: The Musical, an inspiring original full-length musical intended to be experienced while at work, is set to be released on tax day, Wednesday, April 15, 2020 to podcast. The new musical features 25 original songs with book and lyrics by Sarah Luery and music by Jared Chance Taylor. Subscribe via your favorite podcatcher.

Cheyenne Jackson Will Make His UK Debut At Cadogan Hall Photo Cheyenne Jackson Will Make His UK Debut At Cadogan Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2020

Grammy-nominated stage, television and film actor, singer, and songwriter, Cheyenne Jackson, will perform his first ever UK concert at Cadogan Hall on Sunday 28 June at 2.30pm & 6.30pm.

John Villacorta Named Senior Vice President, Talent and Casting, ABC Entertainment Photo John Villacorta Named Senior Vice President, Talent and Casting, ABC Entertainment
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2020

Casting executive John Villacorta has been named senior vice president of Talent and Casting, ABC Entertainment, announced Ayo Davis, executive vice president, Talent and Casting, ABC Entertainment and Disney+, to whom he will report. In this role, Villacorta will manage the casting process for ABC and provide casting strategy and services to the Direct-to-Consumer and International (DTCI) segment, working closely with the Disney+ team across all scripted and unscripted content.

Megan Hilty and Cheyenne Jackson Join Forces for Performance at The Wallis Annenberg  Photo Megan Hilty and Cheyenne Jackson Join Forces for Performance at The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2019

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents Broadway and TV stars MEGAN HILTY (Wicked, 'Smash') and CHEYENNE JACKSON (Xanadu, 'American Horror Story') as they join forces for a thrilling and personal evening highlighted by powerhouse Broadway showstoppers, American songbook classics and rare musical gems on Saturday, January 25, 2020, 7:30 pm, in The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater. Although the performance is sold out, wait list requests are being accepted.

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of THE INHERITANCE Photo Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of THE INHERITANCE
by Walter McBride - Nov 17, 2019

The Inheritance officially opened tonight on Broadway! BroadwayWorld attended the big night and we're taking you on the red carpet. Stars in attendance included George Takei, Anderson Cooper, Judith Light, Matt Bomer, Glenn Close, Jimmy Fallon, Antoni Porowski, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, and many more!

Westport Country Playhouse Presents a Playreading Of Comedy/Drama VISITING MR. GREEN Photo Westport Country Playhouse Presents a Playreading Of Comedy/Drama VISITING MR. GREEN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Westport Country Playhouse will present a Script in Hand playreading of the comedy/drama, a?oeVisiting Mr. Greena?? by Jeff Baron, on Monday, November 18, at 7 p.m. The cast includes Tim Jerome as Mr. Green and Charles Socarides as Ross Gardiner. The reading will be directed by Anne Keefe, Playhouse associate artist and curator of the playreading series. Tickets are $20 each.

SWEAT Comes to Pear Theatre Photo SWEAT Comes to Pear Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019

Blue collar rage and the shifting of America's self-image are at the heart of Lynn Nottage's 'Sweat,' opening at Pear Theatre in October. Directed by Caroline Clark, 'Sweat' previews on October 17, with press and Opening Night on Friday, October 18, followed by a champagne gala. The show runs Thursdays through Sundays through November 10. All performances are held at the Pear Theatre, 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.thepear.org or calling (650) 254-1148.

Heartland Men's Chorus Announces 2019-2020 Season Photo Heartland Men's Chorus Announces 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2019

Rick Fisher, Executive Director of Heartland Men's Chorus (HMC), announced Monday their 34th season will again present three completely distinct concerts. All three performances include the show stopping productions for which HMC is known. All three concerts are created to change hearts and minds. However, each concert is also incredibly unique.

The Drama League Launches FIRST STAGE FESTIVAL This Summer Photo The Drama League Launches FIRST STAGE FESTIVAL This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2019

The Drama League has announced an inaugural event: First Stage Festival, where new works take their first steps, featuring 10 resident directors who will have 10 hours to focus and manifest a particular moment or element of 10 new works, giving a glimpse into the future of the American Theater.

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on TODAY, 4/29-5/3 Photo Scoop: Upcoming Guests on TODAY, 4/29-5/3
by TV Scoop - Apr 29, 2019

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on TODAY, 4/29-5/3, airing on NBC!

VIDEO: On This Day. April 18- Happy Birthday, Gavin Creel! Photo VIDEO: On This Day. April 18- Happy Birthday, Gavin Creel!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2019

Today, April 18th, we celebrate the birthday of Broadway favorite, Gavin Creel.

Armie Hammer To Emcee And James Franco Guest Auctioneer At Steppenwolf's 2019 Gala Photo Armie Hammer To Emcee And James Franco Guest Auctioneer At Steppenwolf's 2019 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

The acclaimed Steppenwolf ensemble and Board of Trustees host Gala 2019, an extraordinary evening celebrating over four decades of powerful and thought-provoking storytelling. Emceed by one of Hollywood's most in-demand actors, Armie Hammer (Sorry to Bother You, Call Me By Your Name), the party takes place on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 6:30pm at a new location not far from the theater, Rockwell on the River (3057 N. Rockwell Ave). Golden Globe Winner James Franco (The Disaster Artist, 127 Hours) will be the guest auctioneer. Proceeds from the night generate essential resources to support the innovative new work on Steppenwolf's spaces and expansive education and community programs.

Rory O'Malley Joins NBC Pilot LIKE MAGIC Photo Rory O'Malley Joins NBC Pilot LIKE MAGIC
by TV News Desk - Feb 21, 2019

Rory O'Malley has been cast in the upcoming NBC single-camera comedy pilot "Like Magic," according to Variety.

Rory O'Malley Takes Over as Full Time Host of Geffen Playhouse Podcast Photo Rory O'Malley Takes Over as Full Time Host of Geffen Playhouse Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

The Geffen Playhouse Unscripted podcast has been renewed for a third season with PodcastOne, the nation's largest advertiser-supported podcast network, it was announced today. In addition, Tony-nominated Rory O'Malley (Hamilton, The Book of Mormon) has joined the podcast series as its new full-time host.

Pear Theatre To Present World Premiere Of SOJURN In March Photo Pear Theatre To Present World Premiere Of SOJURN In March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

Pear Theatre continues its season with the World Premiere of "Sojourn" by playwright Evan Kokkila-Schumacher, directed by Caroline Clark. Set in the later half of this century, "Sojourn" follows two astronauts on a life-long mission into the cosmos. "Sojourn" previews on March 14, with press and Opening Night on Friday, March 15 (followed by a champagne gala). The show runs Thursdays through Sundays through April 7. All performances are held at the Pear Theatre, 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.thepear.org or calling (650) 254-1148.

Single Tickets Now On Sale For The 2018 DSM Gala Concert Finale, Featuring Jane Lynch Photo Single Tickets Now On Sale For The 2018 DSM Gala Concert Finale, Featuring Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison, Shoshana Bean And More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Mark your calendars! Individual, performance-only tickets for Dallas Summer Musicals' (DSM) An Evening with the Best of Broadway, the highly anticipated concert finale to the 2018 DSM Gala, are now available for purchase.

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