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BWW Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Jams Out at the BenedumBWW Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Jams Out at the Benedum
by Dylan Shaffer - Aug 9, 2017

Imagine a room filled with four of the greatest rising stars of the music industry today. It's hard to think of only four standout artists, but on December 4, 1956 in a small auto shop-turned-recording studio, Sam Phillips, owner of Sun Records, found himself in the company of Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash. Million Dollar Quartet chronicles this impromptu recording session with four of the hottest artists of the time, taking liberties and dramatizing the one act musical to make a plot of a single night worthy of a Broadway stage. (more...)

Photo Flash: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks and Rolls at Pittsburgh CLOPhoto Flash: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks and Rolls at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Pittsburgh CLO presents the rock 'n roll hit MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET for the first time, August 8 - 13 at the Benedum Center. (more...)

BWW Review: CLO's NEWSIES Out and On a MissionBWW Review: CLO's NEWSIES Out and On a Mission
by Dylan Shaffer - Jul 20, 2017

In a news story, the lede is the captivating opening paragraph, the exciting exposition that locks the reader's eyes to the text and incites them to continue on. The Disney musical Newsies finds its lede in leading paperboy Jack Kelly (Joey Barreiro), an unknowing hero who rallies his fellow paperboy troops to strike and protest Joseph Pulitzer's increased newspaper bundle cost of 10 cents. Delivering that with 1899 styles of dress, heavy New York accents, and large dance numbers, Mr. Barreiro and the cast of Disney's Newsies create a hot-off-the-press energized performance. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Joey Barreiro, Daniel Quadrino and More in NEWSIES at Pittsburgh CLOPhoto Flash: First Look at Joey Barreiro, Daniel Quadrino and More in NEWSIES at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Pittsburgh CLO presents Disney's NEWSIES for the first time, tonight, July 18, through July 23 at the Benedum Center. Inspired by the Newsboy Strike of 1899 and based on the cult-hit Disney film, NEWSIES tells a tale of strife and triumph with Tony Award-winning music, daring choreography and a touch of New York City grit. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

MISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE TO DATING, MATING, & MARRIAGE, Starring Paige Davis, Extends at Pittsburgh CLOMISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE TO DATING, MATING, & MARRIAGE, Starring Paige Davis, Extends at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

Pittsburgh CLO has announced the extension of MISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE TO DATING, MATING, & MARRIAGE through September 17 at the CLO Cabaret. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Paige Davis and Javier Manente in 'MISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE' at Pittsburgh CLOPhoto Flash: First Look at Paige Davis and Javier Manente in 'MISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE' at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

Pittsburgh CLO presents the Pittsburgh premiere of Off-Broadway sensation, MISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE TO DATING, MATING, & MARRIAGE, now through August 13 at the CLO Cabaret. BroadwayWorld has photos of the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Review: PUMP BOYS & DINETTES Brings Bluegrass to the BurghBWW Review: PUMP BOYS & DINETTES Brings Bluegrass to the Burgh
by Dylan Shaffer - Feb 6, 2017

A little country twang and some sweet pies are all this short musical comedy needs to charm to a little ol' Pittsburgh crowd. Pump Boys & Dinettes, as the title implies, follows the service guys of L.M. and Jim's Gas Stations and the waitress sisters at the Double Cupp Diner. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at PUMP BOYS & DINETTES, Opening Tonight at Pittsburgh CLOPhoto Flash: First Look at PUMP BOYS & DINETTES, Opening Tonight at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

Pittsburgh CLO presents the Pittsburgh premiere of PUMP BOYS & DINETTES, opening tonight, January 26, and running through April 15, 2017 at the CLO Cabaret. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

THE TOXIC AVENGER Extended at the CLO CabaretTHE TOXIC AVENGER Extended at the CLO Cabaret
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Pittsburgh loves Toxie! Due to increased demand, THE TOXIC AVENGER has been extended at the CLO Cabaret through January 15. (more...)

BWW Interview: Seth Rudetsky of BROADWAY'S BEST at NJPACBWW Interview: Seth Rudetsky of BROADWAY'S BEST at NJPAC
by Leigh Scheps - Oct 3, 2016

If Max Bialystock used to be the king of Broadway, Seth Rudetsky has since taken over the throne. Not only was he juggling the album release of Disaster! on the day we met for this interview in a (noisy from construction) park on the Upper West Side, but at the same time, spearheading a dance remix video to Broadway for Orlando's 'What The World Needs Now Is Love.' 'We are filming a whole video with the ladies who did Beyonce's 'Single Ladies,' Seth explained. 'We are hoping that raises more money and more awareness.' (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Ben Davis and Erika Henningsen in SOUTH PACIFIC at Pittsburgh CLOPhoto Flash: First Look at Ben Davis and Erika Henningsen in SOUTH PACIFIC at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2016

Travel to Bali Ha'i with Billis and his crew in Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC, starring Broadway's Ben Davis, James Snyder and Erika Henningsen, tonight, August 5, through August 14 at the Benedum Center. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: July 2-8THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: July 2-8
by Marissa Sblendorio - Jul 8, 2016

Too sad about the principles leaving HAMILTON that you can't focus on anything else? Well don't worry BroadwayWorld has rounded up some of the biggest stories from this week from Broadway and beyond with BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures.' Highlights from this week include the NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS,  DUST CAN'T KILL ME at NYMF, Megan Hilty and Matthew Morrison with The New York Pops and SO much more!  (more...)

BWW Review: DAMN YANKEES a Hit Out of The ParkBWW Review: DAMN YANKEES a Hit Out of The Park
by Dylan Shaffer - Jul 7, 2016

Baseball players doing pirouettes is not a typical pregame warm-up many major leaguers have, but that certainly doesn't stop the cast of Pittsburgh CLO's Damn Yankees from dancing their shoes off from left field to right, or rather, stage left to right. With bats in hand and led by a headstrong female reporter, the men of the Washington Senators deliver a power-packed, energized dance routine in 'Shoeless Joe' that reflects the charisma and passion displayed throughout the entire show. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at John Bolton, Ryan Cavanaugh and More in DAMN YANKEES at Pittsburgh CLOPhoto Flash: First Look at John Bolton, Ryan Cavanaugh and More in DAMN YANKEES at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2016

Batter up! Just in time for the thick of baseball season comes the muscular musical about baseball super-fan Joe Boyd. Joe is transformed into a star slugger after he makes a deal with the devil and his sexy associate, Lola, for a chance to lead his home team to victory in the pennant race against the New York Yankees.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Review: CLO's CHICAGO Good, GrandBWW Review: CLO's CHICAGO Good, Grand
by Dylan Shaffer - Jun 20, 2016

Divas and divos laced in black are strutting across a Pittsburgh stage and bringing the scandalous stories of Chicago's Cook County jail to life...sometimes death. Chicago, the 1975 American musical set during the roaring 20's, is on stage at the Benedum through Sunday, June 26 and is being presented by the CLO for the first time. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Stars Realign at the Annual Tonys After Party with DKC/O&MPhoto Coverage: The Stars Realign at the Annual Tonys After Party with DKC/O&M
by Kevin Thomas Garcia - Jun 13, 2016

THE 70TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS, aired live from the Beacon Theatre, last night, June 12 on the CBS Television Network. After the ceremony is when the real fun started though, as many of the evening's celebrity guests headed to DKC/O&M's annual post-show party at the Baccarat Hotel. BroadwayWorld was there for the special celebration and you can check out photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Caroline Nicolian and Luke Halftery in FIRST DATE at Pittsburgh CLOPhoto Flash: First Look at Caroline Nicolian and Luke Halftery in FIRST DATE at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2016

Pittsburgh CLO presents the Pittsburgh premiere of FIRST DATE, now through April 24, 2016 at the CLO Cabaret. This inventive new version of the Broadway musical comedy was created just for Pittsburgh CLO by the original writers, Austin Winsberg, Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

The Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770 to Honor Acclaimed Broadway Producer Daryl Roth with the Order of the Golden SphinxThe Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770 to Honor Acclaimed Broadway Producer Daryl Roth with the Order of the Golden Sphinx
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2016

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Pittsburgh CLO Announces Casting for A MUSICAL CHRISTMAS CAROLPittsburgh CLO Announces Casting for A MUSICAL CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2015

Pittsburgh CLO is proud to announce casting for the 24th annual production of A Musical Christmas Carol this December at the Byham Theater. (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: August 1-7THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: August 1-7
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 7, 2015

Still reeling from Something Rotten's Bryant Park performance? Still trying to win the 'Ham4Ham' lottery? Didn't have time check in on all of the latest Broadway news? Well don't worry BroadwayWorld has rounded up some of the biggest stories from this week from Broadway and beyond with BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures.' (more...)

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