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Bio:
Broadway: Matilda, Peter and the Starcatcher. National Tours: Peter and the Starcatcher, Mamma Mia!. Off-Broadway: Cloud Nine (Atlantic). Chicago theatre: Goodman, Chicago Shakespeare, Steppenwolf, Writers' Theatre, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Chicago Dramatists, Stage Left Theatre. TV: "Iron Fist," ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Matilda, Peter and the Starcatcher. National Tours: Peter and the Starcatcher, Mamma Mia!. Off-Broadway: Cloud Nine (Atlantic). Chicago theatre: Goodman, Chicago Shakespeare, Steppenwolf, Writers' Theatre, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Chicago Dramatists, Stage Left Theatre. TV: "Iron Fist," ... (read complete bio)
Tara C. Allred Releases New Science Fiction Series Photo Tara C. Allred Releases New Science Fiction Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2020

Author Tara C. Allred has announced the release of her science fiction series, The Existence Series. REMEMBER: A Prelude Novella was released on October 20, 2020 and book one, Beyond the End will be released on November 20, 2020. Both books are being released by Patella Publishing.

VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY Star John Sanders Sings 'Night Will Come' Photo VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY Star John Sanders Sings 'Night Will Come'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 25, 2020

John Sanders, who was most recently on Broadway in Groundhog Day the Musical, offered some inspirational words in the form of a song. Sanders performed a guitar arrangement of Night Will Come, a song written by Tim Minchin for Groundhog Day. 'So many are hurting right now, and I know from our show that this song resonates with people during tough times,' Sanders said.

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by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 24, 2020

BWW TV: Looking Back At GROUNDHOG DAY's Opening Night Photo BWW TV: Looking Back At GROUNDHOG DAY's Opening Night
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 2, 2020

Who is that emerging from his borough? Today, February 2nd, officially marks Groundhog Day, the annual holiday that celebrates the legendary groundhog Punxsutawney Phil. In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the musical adaptation of the classic movie, Groundhog Day. Check out the video to see stars Andy Karl, Barrett Doss, and more celebrating the opening night of the Tony-nominated production!

F. Murray Abraham, Gideon Glick, Geneva Carr, and More Perform to Benefit Syria Augus Photo F. Murray Abraham, Gideon Glick, Geneva Carr, and More Perform to Benefit Syria August 12th
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2019

The Multifaith Alliance for Syria Refugees (MFA) presents its first annual benefit concert, Broadway Sings for Syria at The Leonard Nimoy Thalia At Peter Norton Symphony Space on Monday, August 12th at 7:00 pm to raise awareness for the Syrian Humanitarian Crisis.

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On Paper Mill's MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Photo Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On Paper Mill's MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse's world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice is now on stafe. My Very Own British Invasion will continue through Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse.

Photo Coverage: MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Celebrates Opening Night at Paper Mill P Photo Photo Coverage: MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Celebrates Opening Night at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Feb 11, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice. The show officially opened last night, and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos from the opening night festivities below!

BWW Review: MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION at Paper Mill Playhouse Hits All the Right N Photo BWW Review: MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION at Paper Mill Playhouse Hits All the Right Notes
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 11, 2019

You don't have to remember the '60's scene to relish 'My Very Own British Invasion' at Paper Mill Playhouse. Theatergoers of all ages will be engaged by this new musical. The exciting world premiere hits all the right notes. It is expertly directed and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell with the finest musical direction by Lon Hoyt. The book, written by Rick Elice, has an enthralling storyline.

Photo Coverage: MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Takes Opening Night Bows Photo Photo Coverage: MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Takes Opening Night Bows
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Feb 11, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice. The show officially opened last night, and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos of the cast taking their opening bows below!

Wake Up With BWW 2/5: THE BAND'S VISIT Closing, NBC Pulls HAIR LIVE!, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/5: THE BAND'S VISIT Closing, NBC Pulls HAIR LIVE!, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 5, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Catch up on the latest Broadway news below!

Photo Flash: Paper Mill Hops the Pond with MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Photo Photo Flash: Paper Mill Hops the Pond with MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Paper Mill Playhouse's world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice. My Very Own British Invasion will continue through Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION at Paper Mill Playhouse Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION at Paper Mill Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Paper Mill Playhouse's world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice (Peter and the Starcatcher). My Very Own British Invasion is produced in association with Hal Luftig, Craig Haffner and Rodney Rigby. My Very Own British Invasion will continue through Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Get a first look at the cast in action below!

MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Begins Performances At Paper Mill Playhouse Tomorrow Photo MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Begins Performances At Paper Mill Playhouse Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, presents the world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award winner Rick Elice (Peter and the Starcatcher). My Very Own British Invasion is produced in association with Hal Luftig, Craig Haffner and Rodney Rigby. My Very Own British Invasion begins performances TOMORROW, Thursday, January 31, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). My Very Own British Invasion is generously supported by The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation and sponsored by JPMorgan Chase & Co. Paper Mill Playhouse's 2018-2019 season is proudly sponsored by Investors Bank.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Paper Mill Playhouse's world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice (Peter and the Starcatcher). My Very Own British Invasion is produced in association with Hal Luftig, Craig Haffner and Rodney Rigby. My Very Own British Invasion will begin performances Thursday, January 31, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ).

BWW TV: Travel Back to the 60's with a Sneak Peek of MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION at  Photo BWW TV: Travel Back to the 60's with a Sneak Peek of MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION at Paper Mill Playhouse!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 21, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse will soon present the world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice (Peter and the Starcatcher). My Very Own British Invasion is produced in association with Hal Luftig, Craig Haffner and Rodney Rigby.

Photo Coverage: Cast of MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Meets The Press Photo Photo Coverage: Cast of MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Meets The Press
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 16, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice (Peter and the Starcatcher). My Very Own British Invasion is produced in association with Hal Luftig, Craig Haffner and Rodney Rigby.

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Paper Mill's MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION Photo Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Paper Mill's MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award-winner Rick Elice (Peter and the Starcatcher).

Paper Mill Playhouse Announces Cast and Creative Team for Jerry Mitchell-Directed MY  Photo Paper Mill Playhouse Announces Cast and Creative Team for Jerry Mitchell-Directed MY VERY OWN BRITISH INVASION
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2018

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced casting and the creative team for the world premiere of My Very Own British Invasion with book by Tony award winner Rick Elice (Peter and the Starcatcher).  My Very Own British Invasion is produced in association with Hal Luftig, Craig Haffner and Rodney Rigby.  

BWW Review: Fleet Buffoonery Conquers Enchantment in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Photo BWW Review: Fleet Buffoonery Conquers Enchantment in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
by Perry Tannenbaum - Sep 13, 2018

Theatre Charlotte's PETER AND THE STARCATCHER was more enjoyable to me than either the Broadway or the touring versions - partly because I've finally discarded the expectation that the Peter Pan prequel would deliver on Neverland's enchantment.

VIDEOS: Original GROUNDHOG DAY Cast Members Reunite For Concert at Feinstein's/54 Bel Photo VIDEOS: Original GROUNDHOG DAY Cast Members Reunite For Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2018

On February 2, the real Groundhog Day, original cast members from the musical reunited for Humans Of Punxsutawney, a one-night-only concert at Feinstein's/54 Below. Watch highlights from the concert below, including  songs from the show, and new versions of classic songs, with new Groundhog Day-related lyrics written by the cast.

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