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Bio:
English dancer Leanne Cope is a former First Artist of The Royal Ballet. Cope trained at The Royal Ballet School and graduated into the Company in 2003, promoted to First Artist in 2009. She retired from the Company in 2016 to focus on her work on Broadway, having taken a sabbatical from the Company ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
English dancer Leanne Cope is a former First Artist of The Royal Ballet. Cope trained at The Royal Ballet School and graduated into the Company in 2003, promoted to First Artist in 2009. She retired from the Company in 2016 to focus on her work on Broadway, having taken a sabbatical from the Company ... (read complete bio)
Brief 9/24: First Look at WICKED's New Stars, and More! Photo Brief 9/24: First Look at WICKED's New Stars, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: get a first look at Jessica Vosk and Ryan McCartan in Wicked, and more!

BWW Interview: For Evermore... Leanne Cope on Her Journey in AN AMERICAN IN PARIS; In Photo BWW Interview: For Evermore... Leanne Cope on Her Journey in AN AMERICAN IN PARIS; In Movie Theaters on Sunday!
by David Clarke - Sep 21, 2018

Taped during the 2017 London engagement, the Tony-winning musical AN AMERICAN IN PARIS comes to movie theaters in the United States on September 20 and 23. The live capture, distributed by Trafalgar Releasing, features the original Broadway star Leanne Cope reprising her role in the critically acclaimed musical. To get the scoop on the musical and the film, we chatted with Cope about it.

BWW Interview: Christopher Wheeldon Talks AN AMERICAN IN PARIS in Movie Theaters Photo BWW Interview: Christopher Wheeldon Talks AN AMERICAN IN PARIS in Movie Theaters
by David Clarke - Sep 20, 2018

Taped during the 2017 London engagement, the Christopher Wheeldon directed and choreographed Tony-winning musical AN AMERICAN IN PARIS comes to movie theaters in the United States on September 20 and 23. The live capture, distributed by Trafalgar Releasing, features the original Broadway stars in the critically acclaimed musical, which is inspired by the Oscar-winning 1951 MGM film of the same title. To get the scoop on the musical and the film, we chatted with Wheeldon about it.

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Comes to BroadwayHD Photo AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Comes to BroadwayHD
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

Arriving  just in time for the 120th birthday of the legendary George Gershwin, BroadwayHD will debut the dazzling hit musical An American in Paris, featuring a live captured performance from London's Dominion Theatre in 2018.  The filmed performance headlines original Broadway stars Robert Fairchild as Jerry Mulligan and British Royal Ballet dancer Leanne Cope as Lise Dassin along with a company of 50 cast members including Haydn Oakley as Henri Baurel, Zoe Rainey as Milo Davenport, David Seadon-Young as Adam Hochberg and Jane Asher as Madame Baurel.  

Countdown to AN AMERICAN IN PARIS in Theatres: Day Deux- Curtain Up in France! Photo Countdown to AN AMERICAN IN PARIS in Theatres: Day Deux- Curtain Up in France!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

As we await the musical's big screen release, we're counting down by flashing back through its journey so far. Today, check out photos of the cast in action from the world premiere at Theatre du Chatelet in 2014.

A STAR IS BORN, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW Photo A STAR IS BORN, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's September Stage-to-Screen Report
by Matt Tamanini - Sep 4, 2018

There has been a lot of news swirling around stage to screen adaptations in the past few weeks, from Lin-Manuel Miranda directing a TICK, TICK... BOOM! movie, to Diane Paulus directing NBC's HAIR LIVE!, and this Friday, the Disney Channel original movie of the FREAKY FRIDAY musical will premiere.

Win Tickets to See AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on the Big Screen and an Exclusive Prize Pack Photo Win Tickets to See AN AMERICAN IN PARIS on the Big Screen and an Exclusive Prize Pack
by Contests - Broadway - Aug 23, 2018

Enter below to win tickets to see the film on the big screen at a cinema near you, as well as a pair of ballet slippers worn while performing AN AMERICAN IN PARIS signed by Leanne Cope, a signed poster signed by the Tony Award Winning cast of the show, and a CD of the original cast album. 

TICK, TICK... BOOM!, HAIR, FREAKY FRIDAY, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in Photo TICK, TICK... BOOM!, HAIR, FREAKY FRIDAY, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's August Stage-to-Screen Report
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 6, 2018

There has been a lot of news swirling around stage to screen adaptations in the past few weeks, from Lin-Manuel Miranda directing a TICK, TICK... BOOM! movie, to Diane Paulus directing NBC's HAIR LIVE!, and this Friday, the Disney Channel original movie of the FREAKY FRIDAY musical will premiere.

BWW Preview: A Conversation with Christopher Wheeldon at the Hong Kong Ballet Photo BWW Preview: A Conversation with Christopher Wheeldon at the Hong Kong Ballet
by Clement Lee - May 31, 2018

Tony Award winner and renowned ballet choreographer Christopher Wheeldon (AN AMERICAN IN PARIS) is now in Hong Kong for the Asian premiere of his short piece 'Rush', originated in 2003 for San Francisco Ballet, now performed by Hong Kong Ballet in their programme WHEELDON, RATMANSKY, MCINTYRE & THE BEATLES, which also features two other pieces, 'Le Carnaval Des Animaux' by Alexei Ratmansky and 'A Day in the Life' by Trey McIntyre with hits by The Beatles.

Glenda Jackson, Bernadette Peters, and More to Present at the Theatre World Awards Ce Photo Glenda Jackson, Bernadette Peters, and More to Present at the Theatre World Awards Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

Broadway heads to the beach to celebrate the 74th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony on the set of the Tony Award-nominated Broadway Revival of the musical Once on This Island on Monday afternoon, June 4, 2018 beginning at 2:00 p.m at Circle in the Square (1633 Broadway, entrance on West 50th Street).

Ben Edelman to Receive Dorothy Loudon Award at Theatre World Awards Photo Ben Edelman to Receive Dorothy Loudon Award at Theatre World Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

It was announced today by The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors (Dale Badway, President), and The Dorothy Loudon Foundation (Lionel Larner, Executive Director), Ben Edelman (Admissions) will be honored with the 10th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award at the 74TH Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony on the set of the TONY Nominated Broadway Revival of Once on This Island on Monday afternoon, June 4, 2018 beginning at 2:00 p.m at Circle in the Square

London's AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Will Open Theatrically Throughout the U.S. This Septemb Photo London's AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Will Open Theatrically Throughout the U.S. This September
by TV News Desk - May 10, 2018

Trafalgar Releasing has announced the North American theatrical release of the highly acclaimed musical, An American in Paris, coming to movie theaters across the USA on Thursday, September 20 and Sunday, September 23.

The Theatre World Awards to Be Held at Circle in the Square; Victor Garber to Receive Photo The Theatre World Awards to Be Held at Circle in the Square; Victor Garber to Receive John Willis Award
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

An afternoon Island Celebration! The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors, Dale Badway, President, have announced, today, the 74th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony will take place at Circle in the Square. Theatre World Award Alum Victor Garber (Hello, Dolly!) will receive the 6th Annual John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement In The Theatre, celebrating his 46th year on the Broadway stage.

SORTEOS BWW: Te invitamos a ver AN AMERICAN IN PARIS en Yelmo Cines Photo SORTEOS BWW: Te invitamos a ver AN AMERICAN IN PARIS en Yelmo Cines
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - May 3, 2018

Entra y descubre como conseguir tus invitaciones para ver este musical el 24 de mayo

La Comédie Musicale UN AMERICAIN A PARIS Bientôt au Cinéma Photo La Comédie Musicale UN AMERICAIN A PARIS Bientôt au Cinéma
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2018

Un Ame?ricain a? Paris, la come?die musicale cre?e?e au The?a?tre du Cha?telet et re?compense?e par quatre Tony Awards (2015) et un Olivier Award (2018), poursuit ses aventures!

El musical UN AMERICANO EN PARIS se proyectará en YELMO CINES de toda España Photo El musical UN AMERICANO EN PARIS se proyectará en YELMO CINES de toda España
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Mar 27, 2018

El 24 de mayo el espectaculo con musica de George e Ira Gershwin grabado en el Dominion Theatre de Londres se podra ver en las salas de cines Yelmo.

74th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony Set For June 4th Photo 74th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony Set For June 4th
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2018

Save the Date! The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors, Dale Badway, President, have announced, today, the 74th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony will take place on Monday evening, June 4, 2018 beginning at 7:00 p.m. Theater venue will be announced shortly.

London Production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Heading to Movie Theaters Worldwide Photo London Production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Heading to Movie Theaters Worldwide
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2017

The London stage production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS will be heading to movie theaters worldwide in 2018. Trafalgar Releasing has acquired the theatrical rights to the West End musical, which trasnferred from Broadway after picking up four Tony Awards.

Tams-Witmark Nabs Worldwide Rights to AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Photo Tams-Witmark Nabs Worldwide Rights to AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2017

Tams-Witmark has secured worldwide amateur and professional licensing rights to An American in Paris, the timeless Gershwin musical set in the City of Lights.

BWW Morning Brief September 27th, 2017: PRETTY WOMAN, Sara Bareilles Teases WAITRESS  Photo BWW Morning Brief September 27th, 2017: PRETTY WOMAN, Sara Bareilles Teases WAITRESS Announcement, and More!
by Danielle Ashley - Sep 27, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: PRETTY WOMAN, Sara Bareilles Teases WAITRESS Announcement, and More!

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