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The Ya Sisters Present MAKE INVISIBLE VISIBLE Photo The Ya Sisters Present MAKE INVISIBLE VISIBLE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 10, 2019

Broadway's Maya Jade Frank alongside her sister Alessandra Tehya Frank have partnered with Laura Luc's KOTA Productions, Janine Molinari's Dance Molinari, Joshua Turchin of The Early Night Show, Photographer Amanda Delgadillo, and Director of Videography Lexi Underwood, to present campaign Make Invisible Visible. Everyone lives with something or knows someone going through something that is not always seen.

Atlanta Lyric Theatre Presents THE WEDDING SINGER Photo Atlanta Lyric Theatre Presents THE WEDDING SINGER
by Julie Musbach - Jan 9, 2019

Atlanta Lyric Theatre presents this totally 80s romantic musical comedy February 8-Feb- ruary 24, 2019. Based on the hit Adam Sandler movie, THE WEDDING SINGER takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. Just say yes to the most romantic musical in twenty years! THE WEDDING SINGER performs at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre (548 South Marietta Pkwy., Marietta).

DANCE MOMS' Elliana Walmsley Stars in World Premiere of DANCE DIVAS NUTCRACKER Tonigh Photo DANCE MOMS' Elliana Walmsley Stars in World Premiere of DANCE DIVAS NUTCRACKER Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2017

Elliana Walmsley ('Dance Moms') stars in the World Premiere musical, Dance Divas Nutcracker, tonight, December 13th, through December 17th at Theatre Row on 42nd Street.

Photo Flash: Go Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of Off-Broadway's DANCE DIV Photo Photo Flash: Go Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of Off-Broadway's DANCE DIVAS NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2017

The cast of the Dance Divas Nutcracker World Premiere just hit the recording studio to lay down their cast album, and BroadwayWorld has photos from the session below!

Clara Young Will Be 'on Pointe' in DANCE DIVAS NUTCRACKER at Theatre Row Photo Clara Young Will Be 'on Pointe' in DANCE DIVAS NUTCRACKER at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

Singer, actress and dancer Clara Young (The Grinch, Oscar-nominated short My Life as a Zucchini, Annie) also known for her singing duets with younger sister, Violet Young, will be playing the older sister Scarlett, to Gracie, played by Elliana Walmsley ('Dance Moms') in the World Premiere musical, Dance Divas Nutcracker, running December 13th-17th at Theatre Row on 42nd Street.

DANCE MOMS' Elliana Walmsley to Star in World Premiere of DANCE DIVAS NUTCRACKER Off- Photo DANCE MOMS' Elliana Walmsley to Star in World Premiere of DANCE DIVAS NUTCRACKER Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Elliana Walmsley ('Dance Moms') will star in the World Premiere musical, Dance Divas Nutcracker, Dec 13th-17th at Theatre Row on 42nd Street.

ABC Talent & Casting Announce Winner of 2017 Digital Talent Competition Photo ABC Talent & Casting Announce Winner of 2017 Digital Talent Competition
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 14, 2017

ABC Talent and Casting today announced Sabrina Texidor, originally from West Hartford, Connecticut, as the 2017 winner of the ABC Discovers: Digital Talent Competition in the U.S. The announcement follows a contest that garnered submissions from actors across the United States.

BWW Review: National Tour of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Dazzles and Delights at Kennedy Center
by Jeffrey Walker - Jun 21, 2017

Is this a rave? You bet your favorite things it is! Refreshing, revived, and ridiculously entertaining, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, now playing at the Kennedy Center through July 16 is a dream come true. Director Jack O'Brien has breathed new life into this Rodgers and Hammerstein classic with vibrancy, an impeccable cast, and eye-popping designs set to delight audiences of any age.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for CUTTIN' IT at the Young Vic
by Marianka Swain - May 6, 2016

CUTTIN' IT, a devastating new play by Charlene James, tackles the urgent issue of female genital mutilation in Britain. It's directed by Gbolahan Obisesan and stars Adelayo Adedayo (SOME GIRLS) and Tsion Habte. As part of the A Nation's Theatre Festival, it runs at the Young Vic's Maria May 20-June 11, and then plays at Jerwood Theatre Upstairs as part of the Royal Court's 60th anniversary season (June 23-July 13), Birmingham Repertory Theatre (June 14-18), Latitude Festival (July 15), Sheffield Crucible (July 20-23) and The Yard (July 26-30).

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/9/2015
by - May 9, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 5/9/2015.

BILLY ELLIOT's Maria May Stars in IF THE TREES COULD TALK Film, Screening This Weekend
by Movies News Desk - May 9, 2015

Maria May makes the leap from Broadway to the silver screen! 

Tony Danza Set for THIS WAY TO BROADWAY in December
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 4, 2014

Thommie Retter, original Broadway cast member of Billy Elliot The Musical and Retter Entertainment provides unique opportunities for aspiring young performers through This Way To Broadway, a series of workshops culminating in showcase opportunities, including singing, acting, and dancing.

Oxygen Premieres New Docu-Series CHASING MARIA MENOUNOS Tonight
by TV News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

Oxygen Media takes viewers inside the mind and heart of TV personality Maria Menounos as she strives to have it all in the new half-hour docu-series 'Chasing Maria Menounos' premiering tonight, March 18 at 10:00 PM ET/PT.

Oxygen to Premiere New Docu-Series CHASING MARIA MENOUNOS, 3/18
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 9, 2014

Oxygen Media takes viewers inside the mind and heart of TV personality Maria Menounos as she strives to have it all in the new half-hour docu-series 'Chasing Maria Menounos' premiering on Tuesday, March 18 at 10:00 PM ET/PT.

SOUND OFF: THE SOUND OF MUSIC Live On NBC Is Dynamically Divine
by Pat Cerasaro - Dec 6, 2013

Today we are highlighting a few of the many memorable moments on last night's unprecedented live TV broadcast of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, starring Carrie Underwood - Carrie's simply tremendous star turn through to Audra McDonald's awe-inspiring 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain', Laura Benanti's inspired Baroness and a tear-jerking Stephen Moyer and collective clan, plus more.

New York Musical Theatre Festival 2013 Highlights- 10 Shows to Watch!
by BWW - Jul 10, 2013

The 2013 Festival opened earlier this week and BroadwayWorld wants to keep you in the loop on highlights of this season. Check out some of the most buzzed-about productions below!

FEATHER: A MUSICAL PORTRAIT to Get New York Premiere at NYMF, 7/9-16
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 21, 2013

Feather: A Musical Portrait, a new musical fusing art, music and film will have its New York premiere this summer as part of The New York Music Theatre Festival (NYMF), celebrating its 10th Anniversary Season. With a book by Jeremy Culver, music composed by Charleene Clossheyand featuring songs by Nick Everitt & Liesl Karlsson, this story of love and sacrifice will be presented in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street - between 9th & 10th Aves.). Directed by Mr. Culver, performances will begin on July 9th and continue through July 16th.

CSULB's Dr. Joanne Gordon Announces Retirement
by Kelsey Denette - Mar 19, 2013

Dr. Joanne Gordon, Artistic Director of California Repertory Company and Chair of the California State University, Long Beach Theatre Arts Department, will retire at the end of academic year 2012-2013 after 25 years of service in the department, including nine as department chair.

Oracle President Mark Hurd Sits Down With CNBC's Maria Bartiromo
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 2, 2012

Oracle President Mark Hurd sat down for a one-on-one with CNBC's MARIA BARTIROMO. Below is a transcript from the segment:

Exclusive: Crawford, Barrett, Halston, Page Join Tveit, Lansbury, Lazar in ANASTASIA Reading!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

As first reported exclusively by BroadwayWorld, ANASTASIA - A New Musical is being brought to the stage in a 29-hour reading, which entered rehearsals last week, based on the hit 1997 animated motion picture from Fox Animation Studios. The musical, which is in its early stages of development, will feature the five songs from the film along with fifteen new songs written for the stage. Joining the creative team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty will be bookwriter Terrence McNally and music director Ben Cohn. Joining the previously announced cast is Kelli Barrett in the title role of Anya (Anastasia). Patrick Page once again dons the role of the villain, Vladimir. Angela Lansbury will reprise her role from the film as the Empress Maria, and Aaron Tveit will play Dimitri.

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