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Social Roundup: Read How Audra McDonald, Randy Rainbow, and More Broadway Stars 'Ruin Photo Social Roundup: Read How Audra McDonald, Randy Rainbow, and More Broadway Stars 'Ruined a Musical'
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - May 24, 2020

You might've seen this popular Twitter trend from Jared Gray going around! Read Audra McDonald, Randy Rainbow, Bebe Neuwirth, and more Broadway star's takes on the challenge! How would YOU 'ruin a musical with one word?'

Lindsey Stirling Begins National Tour this May Photo Lindsey Stirling Begins National Tour this May
by Abigail Charpentier - Feb 25, 2020

She's back! After three years, electronic violinist, dancer, and composer, Lindsey Stirling, will make her big return to Australia for four very special shows in support of her latest fifth studio album, Artemis.

Lindsey Stirling Brings New Tour To Australia Photo Lindsey Stirling Brings New Tour To Australia
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 24, 2020

She's back! After three years, electronic violinist, dancer, and composer, Lindsey Stirling, will make her big return to Australia for four very special shows in support of her latest fifth studio album, Artemis.   The highly anticipated The Artemis Tour will make stops at:

Alexa Villa Premieres 'Seriously Fierce' Video Photo Alexa Villa Premieres 'Seriously Fierce' Video
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 12, 2019

Los Angeles rock/pop artist Alexa Villa premieres the ‚Äúseriously fierce‚ÄĚ video for ‚ÄúOwn It‚ÄĚ on BlackBook.com, today. Released through Sign From The Universe Entertainment, ‚ÄúOwn It‚ÄĚ made its radio debut on Alternative 91x San Diego program ‚ÄúLoudspeaker‚ÄĚ.

BWW Previews: THE 9TH ANNUAL WORLD CHOREOGRAPHY AWARDS Celebrate Dance Creativity & I Photo BWW Previews: THE 9TH ANNUAL WORLD CHOREOGRAPHY AWARDS Celebrate Dance Creativity & Innovation At The Saban Theatre
by Valerie-Jean Miller - Nov 7, 2019

The 9th Annual World Choreography Awards (WCA) celebrate creativity and innovation by recognizing global excellence in the art of choreography in movies, TV, music video and digital media. Based on works completed in 2018, the winners of eight categories will be announced at the Red Carpet Ceremony on November 11 at The Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. The Show will be hosted by Heather Morris (a?oeGLEEa??) and limited tickets are still available on eventbrite.com a?" ticket   link:  http://bit.ly/2NrgrVZ, www.tickets-center.com/a?? or through the Saban Theatre.

BWW Flashback: Celebrate JERSEY BOYS' 14th Anniversary With a Look Back at the Show's Photo BWW Flashback: Celebrate JERSEY BOYS' 14th Anniversary With a Look Back at the Show's Journey!
by Linnae Medeiros - Nov 6, 2019

It's just too good to be true! Today marks fourteen years since Jersey first came to the Great White Way with Jersey Boys! To celebrate the anniversary of The Four Seasons walking like a man, we're looking back at the show's journey, from its first Broadway rehearsals all the way through its final performance at the August Wilson Theatre. Check out the show's memorable moments, including some of its standout performances, along with photos from BroadwayWorld's archives!

CMT'S NASHVILLE SQUARES Hosted by Bob Saget to Premiere on November 1 Photo CMT'S NASHVILLE SQUARES Hosted by Bob Saget to Premiere on November 1
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 4, 2019

CMT today announced that its new gameshow series, a?oeCMT's Nashville Squares,a?? will kick off with a two-episode premiere on Friday, November 1st at 8p/7c. Hosted by comedian Bob Saget, the all-new series puts a country music twist on the classic game show a?oeHollywood Squares,a?? following in the footsteps of hit series a?oeVH1's Hip Hop Squares,a?? by staying true to the beloved tic-tac-toe format and infusing it with some of the most influential and charismatic personalities in country music, pop culture, entertainment, sports, fashion, comedy and more.

KINKY BOOTS Preps for Opening at Ogunquit Playhouse Photo KINKY BOOTS Preps for Opening at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Julie Musbach - Sep 9, 2019

Join us in High-heeled heaven!! The winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Kinky Boots hits the Ogunquit Playhouse stage September 18 through October 27.

Jennifer Lopez, Kelly Clarkson, Thomas Rhett and More Take Part In Dance or Donate Ch Photo Jennifer Lopez, Kelly Clarkson, Thomas Rhett and More Take Part In Dance or Donate Challenge
by Tori Hartshorn - Jul 17, 2019

Jennifer Lopez, Kelly Clarkson, Thomas Rhett, Julianne Hough and Hoda Kotb join the growing list of supporters that have participated in United Cancer Front's (UCF) Dance or Donate Challenge, an awareness and urgently needed fundraising campaign. It was created to help UCF continue their mission of finding a cure for cancer using immunotherapy and targeted treatments.

Social Media Roundup: Broadway Celebrates Christmas! Photo Social Media Roundup: Broadway Celebrates Christmas!
by Jeffrey Vizcaino - Dec 26, 2018

Broadway stars, they're just like us! Many of your favorite Broadway stars traveled home for the holiday, welcomed family into New York and some traveled abroad for the merry day! BroadwayWorld has curated some of your favorite Broadway stars' social media posts to show you how they celebrated!

Callum Francis Suits Up Joining the Cast of KINKY BOOTS as Lola Photo Callum Francis Suits Up Joining the Cast of KINKY BOOTS as Lola
by Julie Musbach - Nov 8, 2018

Callum Francis, star of the UK and Australian Tours of Boots, will make his Broadway debut as 'Lola' in the Tony Award-winning musical at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th Street) beginning on Friday, January 11, 2019.

Wake Up With BWW 10/24: FUNNY GIRL Revival Details, Glimpse at MARY POPPINS RETURNS,  Photo Wake Up With BWW 10/24: FUNNY GIRL Revival Details, Glimpse at MARY POPPINS RETURNS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Rosie O'Donnell reveals more details on the potential Funny Girl revival, get a glimpse at Lin-Manuel Miranda and Emily Blunt in Mary Poppins Returns, and more!

BWW Live Chats with KINKY BOOTS Star Mark Ballas- Watch the Full Conversation! Photo BWW Live Chats with KINKY BOOTS Star Mark Ballas- Watch the Full Conversation!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 23, 2018

On Tuesday, October 23, (5:30pm EST) BroadwayWorld's Steve Schonberg is getting up close and personal with the star of Kinky Boots, Mark Ballas!

BWW Live Will Chat with KINKY BOOTS Star Mark Ballas On Tuesday! Photo BWW Live Will Chat with KINKY BOOTS Star Mark Ballas On Tuesday!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 19, 2018

On Tuesday, October 23, (5:30pm EST) BroadwayWorld's Steve Schonberg is getting up close and personal with the star of Kinky Boots, Mark Ballas!

KINKY BOOTS Will Welcome UK Pop Star Conor Maynard Photo KINKY BOOTS Will Welcome UK Pop Star Conor Maynard
by Julie Musbach - Oct 11, 2018

Kinky Boots producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig announced today British pop star Conor Maynard will take over the role of 'Charlie Price' in the Tony Award-winning musical at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre

KINKY BOOTS Will Close On Broadway This Spring Photo KINKY BOOTS Will Close On Broadway This Spring
by Alan Henry - Sep 28, 2018

Producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig announced today that the Tony Award-winning, record-shattering Broadway production of Kinky Boots will play its final performance on April 7, 2019. At the time of its closing, the musical will be the 25th longest-running production in Broadway history, having played 2,507 regular performances and 34 previews.

Mark Ballas Will Strut His Stuff in KINKY BOOTS For Two More Weeks Photo Mark Ballas Will Strut His Stuff in KINKY BOOTS For Two More Weeks
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 27, 2018

Kinky Boots announce today that Emmy-nominated and two-time 'Dancing with the Stars' champion Mark Ballas will take over the role of 'Charlie Price' in the Tony Award-winning musical beginning on Tuesday, September 11, 2018. He will play a limited run through Sunday, November 4, 2018. Ballas succeeds David Cook who will play his last performance on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

Patina Miller, Betsy Wolfe & More Will Join Erich Bergen at Sony Hall Photo Patina Miller, Betsy Wolfe & More Will Join Erich Bergen at Sony Hall
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 27, 2018

Actor and Singer/Songwriter Erich Bergen, best known as Blake Moran on the hit CBS drama Madam Secretary (recently renewed for its 5th season), will be performing live at the recently unveiled music venue, SONY HALL, in New York City on Sunday, September 30th, 2018, at 7:30pm. Doors open at 6pm. Special guest stars just announced are Patina Miller (TONY winning star of PIPPIN and SISTER ACT, MADAM SECRETARY, Mark Ballas (star of KINKY BOOTS and Emmy nominated star of DANCING WITH THE STARS), Betsy Wolfe (star of the Sara Bareilles musical, WAITRESS and BULLETS OVER BROADWAY).

Photo Flash: GLEE Stars Darren Criss and Matthew Morrison Reunite at TodayTix Live! Photo Photo Flash: GLEE Stars Darren Criss and Matthew Morrison Reunite at TodayTix Live!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 25, 2018

Darren Criss reunited with his Glee co-star and friend Matthew Morrison at TodayTix Live last night at National Sawdust in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The one-night-only concert, benefitting Dramatists Guild Foundation, brought together the elements that have helped bring TodayTix to its five-year anniversary -- the artists, the performances and the audiences. Criss performed an acoustic version of Carole King and Gerry Goffin's 'One Fine Day' on the guitar before bringing Morrison to stage for a little song and dance with 'Singin' in the Rain' and U2's 'Beautiful Day,' and a Beatles mash-up of 'Let It Be' and 'Hey Jude.'

Photo Flash: DANCING WITH THE STARS Vet Mark Ballas Struts Into KINKY BOOTS! Photo Photo Flash: DANCING WITH THE STARS Vet Mark Ballas Struts Into KINKY BOOTS!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 21, 2018

Kinky Boots recently welocmed Emmy-nominated and two-time 'Dancing with the Stars' champion Mark Ballas, who took over the role of 'Charlie Price' in the Tony Award-winning musical. He will play a limited run through Sunday, November 4, 2018. Ballas succeeds David Cook who will play his last performance on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

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