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Bio:
B'way: Hello, Dolly!, Cats, On The Town, Newsies, Bye Bye Birdie, The Grinch (2006-2007), The Boy From Oz. TV: "So You Think You Can Dance," "Smash" Nat'l Tour: Radio City Christmas Spectacular, SYTYCD Tour 2011. Thanks to my family, Bloc, Pace University and this great OTT team! ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
B'way: Hello, Dolly!, Cats, On The Town, Newsies, Bye Bye Birdie, The Grinch (2006-2007), The Boy From Oz. TV: "So You Think You Can Dance," "Smash" Nat'l Tour: Radio City Christmas Spectacular, SYTYCD Tour 2011. Thanks to my family, Bloc, Pace University and this great OTT team! ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: HELLO, DOLLY! at Broadway In Chicago Photo BWW Review: HELLO, DOLLY! at Broadway In Chicago
by Rachel Weinberg - Oct 26, 2018

The touring production of the 2017 Tony Award-winning revival HELLO, DOLLY! has arrived in Chicago with a jubilant, tuneful, and visually pleasing staging. Jerry Zaks's fast-paced production finds every moment of joy and adventure in Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart's classic musical. This bright and bold HELLO, DOLLY! offers unapologetic escapist entertainment, but that's precisely what makes the production such a success. At its core, HELLO, DOLLY! was created to supply fun and farce, and that's precisely what's served up.

BWW Interview: Jess LeProtto on the humor and heart of HELLO, DOLLY! Photo BWW Interview: Jess LeProtto on the humor and heart of HELLO, DOLLY!
by Emily McClanathan - Oct 20, 2018

After performing in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway, Jess LeProtto currently stars as Barnaby Tucker in the first national tour of the Tony Award-winning revival. In advance of the tour's four-week engagement at Broadway in Chicago's Oriental Theatre, I spoke with Jess about taking this heart-warming, hilarious Broadway hit on the road.

Photo Coverage: Betty Buckley and the Tour Cast of HELLO, DOLLY! Take Their Bows in C Photo Photo Coverage: Betty Buckley and the Tour Cast of HELLO, DOLLY! Take Their Bows in Cleveland
by Stephi Wild - Oct 9, 2018

The first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, launched earlier this week from Cleveland's Connor Palace at Playhouse Square.

VIDEO: Betty Buckley And The Cast Of HELLO, DOLLY! Take Opening Night Bows Photo VIDEO: Betty Buckley And The Cast Of HELLO, DOLLY! Take Opening Night Bows
by TV - On the Road - Oct 9, 2018

The first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, launched last week from Cleveland's Connor Palace at Playhouse Square. We've got a first look at the triumphant opening night curtain call! Check out the video below!

Review Roundup: Were the Critics Wow, Wow, Wow'd By the National Tour of HELLO, DOLLY Photo Review Roundup: Were the Critics Wow, Wow, Wow'd By the National Tour of HELLO, DOLLY?
by Review Roundups - Oct 8, 2018

The first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, launched earlier this week from the Stanley Theatre in Utica, New York, before moving on to Cleveland, OH. Let's see what the critics have to say...

BWW Review: 'It Only Takes a Moment' to Know That HELLO, DOLLY!, Betty Buckley and th Photo BWW Review: 'It Only Takes a Moment' to Know That HELLO, DOLLY!, Betty Buckley and the Audience Are Having a Musical Theater Love Affair
by Roy Berko - Oct 7, 2018

It was apparent on reviewer's night of 'Hello Dolly,' which is starting its national tour in Cleveland, that many of the audience, which was awash in red clothing, had heard of the 'wear David Merrick red' to productions of this script. David Merrick red?

Photo Flash: First Look at Betty Buckley and the National Tour Cast of HELLO, DOLLY! Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Betty Buckley and the National Tour Cast of HELLO, DOLLY!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2018

The first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, launched earlier this week from  Cleveland's Connor Palace at Playhouse Square.

VIDEO: Betty Buckley Talks Taking HELLO, DOLLY! Across The Country Photo VIDEO: Betty Buckley Talks Taking HELLO, DOLLY! Across The Country
by Alan Henry - Oct 5, 2018

Here she comes, world! The first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, officially opens tonight in Cleveland! Check out the video below where Betty Buckley talks about taking on the iconic role and bringing it across the country!

See Betty Buckley in HELLO DOLLY! Before It Lands in Palm Beach Photo See Betty Buckley in HELLO DOLLY! Before It Lands in Palm Beach
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 28, 2018

The first image of Broadway legend Betty Buckley as Dolly Gallagher Levi in the first national tour of Hello, Dolly! has just been released.

Photo Flash: Wow, Wow, Wow! First Look at Betty Buckley in the HELLO, DOLLY! National Photo Photo Flash: Wow, Wow, Wow! First Look at Betty Buckley in the HELLO, DOLLY! National Tour
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 28, 2018

Here she comes, world! The first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, launched earlier this week from the Stanley Theatre in Utica, New York.

Here She Comes! Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Launches from Utica Today Photo Here She Comes! Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Launches from Utica Today
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 25, 2018

Here she comes, world! Today, September 25, the first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, launches from the Stanley Theatre in Utica, New York.

They've Got Elegance! Meet the Company of the HELLO, DOLLY! National Tour Photo They've Got Elegance! Meet the Company of the HELLO, DOLLY! National Tour
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 9, 2018

The full cast has been announced for the first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Broadway legend, Tony Award winner Betty Buckley.As BroadwayWorld reported earlier today, the full cast has been announced for the first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Tony Award winner Betty Buckley.

Lewis J. Stadlen, Nic Rouleau, Analisa Leaming and More to Don Their Sunday Clothes i Photo Lewis J. Stadlen, Nic Rouleau, Analisa Leaming and More to Don Their Sunday Clothes in HELLO, DOLLY! National Tour
by Julie Musbach - Aug 9, 2018

The full cast has been announced for the first national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Broadway legend, Tony Award winner Betty Buckley.

Photo Coverage: The Cast of CAROUSEL Celebrates Cast Recording Release at Barnes and  Photo Photo Coverage: The Cast of CAROUSEL Celebrates Cast Recording Release at Barnes and Noble
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 14, 2018

The cast recording for the critically acclaimed revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel was released in stores yesterday, July 13. The cast celebrated the album release with a signing and mini concert at Barnes and Noble. BroadwayWorld was in attendance and you can check out photos below!

Brief 5/22: Catch Up on What Went Down at the Obies, and More! Photo Brief 5/22: Catch Up on What Went Down at the Obies, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2018

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Scroll down for the latest news. Want our morning reports delivered via email? Subscribe here!

Brief 4/26: THE ICEMAN COMETH Opens, Drama Desk Awards Nominations, and More! Photo Brief 4/26: THE ICEMAN COMETH Opens, Drama Desk Awards Nominations, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: The Iceman Cometh opens on Broadway, Drama Desk Award nominations are announced, and more!

Exclusive Photo Coverage: Jess LeProtto Takes Home the Gypsy Robe for CAROUSEL! Photo Exclusive Photo Coverage: Jess LeProtto Takes Home the Gypsy Robe for CAROUSEL!
by Walter McBride - Apr 25, 2018

Carousel officially opened earlier this month at the Imperial Theatre and BroadwayWorld at the Gypsy Robe ceremony before the production's opening night performance. We're taking you behind the scenes with recipient Jess LeProtto below!

CAROUSEL Announces Matinee Benefitting Actors Fund Photo CAROUSEL Announces Matinee Benefitting Actors Fund
by Julie Musbach - Apr 24, 2018

Carousel and The Actors Fund announced today that the new hit revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic musical will host a special Mondaymatinee performace on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th St.), with proceeds to benefit The Actors Fund.

Exclusive Photo Coverage: Matt Wall Receives the Gypsy Robe for MY FAIR LADY! Photo Exclusive Photo Coverage: Matt Wall Receives the Gypsy Robe for MY FAIR LADY!
by Walter McBride - Apr 21, 2018

My Fair Lady officially opened on Thursday night at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre and BroadwayWorld at the Gypsy Robe ceremony before the production's opening night performance. We're taking you behind the scenes with recipient Matt Wall below!

Photo Coverage: Go Inside the CAROUSEL Opening Night After Party Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside the CAROUSEL Opening Night After Party
by Walter McBride - Apr 13, 2018

Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic musical Carousel, under the direction of three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien and choreography by Justin Peck, opened officially last night, Thursday, April 12. We're taking you inside the opening night after party in the photos below!

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