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Bio:
Broadway: Young Frankenstein (original), White Christmas. National tours: Crazy for You (Bobby), The King and I (Kralahome), Joseph…Dreamcoat (Simeon, cast album). Regional: Singin' in the Rain (Don Lockwood); The Wizard of Oz (Tin Man); Hello, Dolly! (Cornelius); The Rocky Horror Show ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Young Frankenstein (original), White Christmas. National tours: Crazy for You (Bobby), The King and I (Kralahome), Joseph…Dreamcoat (Simeon, cast album). Regional: Singin' in the Rain (Don Lockwood); The Wizard of Oz (Tin Man); Hello, Dolly! (Cornelius); The Rocky Horror Show ... (read complete bio)
Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night Of ABNORMAL At Theatre Row, NYC Photo Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night Of ABNORMAL At Theatre Row, NYC
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2020

ABNORMAL (a new play by Scott Miesse) presented by Tessa Faye Talent, along with co-producers Kevin Martinez (Off Broadway's THE OTHER JOSH COHEN), David Lambert (Broadway's A CHRISTMAS CAROL), Shawn Arani (Broadway's A CHRISTMAS CAROL), StavisFilm LLC , Doug Anning, Kirk Isenhour, Sarah Baum, and Jon Baum opened Friday, January 17th at Theatre Row, to a sold-out house.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Plays Final Broadway Performance Today Photo A CHRISTMAS CAROL Plays Final Broadway Performance Today
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 5, 2020

The holiday season is officially over, and so is A Christmas Carol. The play concludes its limited Broadway run at the Lyceum Theatre today, January 5, following 12 previews and 58 regular performances.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Breaks Box Office Record For The Third Week In A Row Photo A CHRISTMAS CAROL Breaks Box Office Record For The Third Week In A Row
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 30, 2019

A Christmas Carol, which opened on Broadway November 20, 2019, has just broken another box office record at the Lyceum Theatre. Adapted by Jack Thorne and directed by Matthew Warchus, A Christmas Carol grossed $954,054.40 over nine performances for the week ending December 29. It tops the house record previously held by Oh, Hello, the Nick Kroll and John Mulaney comedy that grossed $911,602 for the week ending January 1, 2017.

VIDEO: LaChanze & Celia Rose Gooding Talk Making History on Broadway on TODAY Photo VIDEO: LaChanze & Celia Rose Gooding Talk Making History on Broadway on TODAY
by Stage Tube - Dec 24, 2019

Tony winner LaChanze, who is currently starring in a?oeA Christmas Carol,a?? and her daughter Celia Rose Gooding, who is making her Broadway debut in a?oeJagged Little Pill,a?? stopped by TODAY on Tuesday to talk about making Broadway history! 

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Sets New House Box Office Record at the Lyceum Theatre Photo A CHRISTMAS CAROL Sets New House Box Office Record at the Lyceum Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, which opened on Broadway to rave reviews on November 20, 2019, has just broken the box office record at the Lyceum Theatre. Adapted by Jack Thorne and directed by Matthew Warchus, A Christmas Carol grossed $823,011 over eight performances for the week ending December 15. It tops the house record previously held by Oh, Hello, the Nick Kroll and John Mulaney comedy that grossed $804,513 for the week ending January 22, 2017.

VIDEO: Jai Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Discuss What it Means  Photo VIDEO: Jai Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Discuss What it Means to Play Tiny Tim as Disabled Kids
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

Two boys share the role of Tiny Tim in Broadway's new production of A Christmas Carol. But that's not all they share.

BWW TV: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Kicks Off the Holiday Season on Broadway! Photo BWW TV: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Kicks Off the Holiday Season on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 21, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, opened on Broadway last night, November 20, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and we're taking you to inside the festivities below!

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway! Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway!
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 21, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, opened on Broadway last night, November 20, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and we're taking you to inside the festivities below!

Review Roundup: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens On Broadway! See What The Critics Are Saying! Photo Review Roundup: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens On Broadway! See What The Critics Are Saying!
by Review Roundups - Nov 20, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, opens tonight on Broadway, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. 

BWW TV: Broadway Walks the Red Carpet on Opening Night of  A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo BWW TV: Broadway Walks the Red Carpet on Opening Night of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by TV - Red Carpets - Nov 20, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, opens on Broadway tonight, November 20, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. 

Wake Up With BWW 11/20: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens on Broadway, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/20: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens on Broadway, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2019

Today's top stories: A Christmas Carol opens on Broadway tonight, and more!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway! Photo BWW TV: Watch Highlights from A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, is currently in previews on Broadway this holiday season, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story.  The production began previews on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), and will open on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. 

Photo Flash: First Look at Campbell Scott & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway! Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Campbell Scott & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 19, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, is currently in previews on Broadway this holiday season, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. The production began previews on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), and will open on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

VIDEO: A CHRISTMAS CAROL's Hannah Elless Takes Over Instagram! Photo VIDEO: A CHRISTMAS CAROL's Hannah Elless Takes Over Instagram!
by Linnae Medeiros - Nov 8, 2019

We got some holiday cheer yesterday thanks to Hannah Elless taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story at A Christmas Carol's first preview! So in case you missed it (or just want to relive all of the fun and excitement), we compiled clips for you to enjoy. Check it all out!

Meet the Cast of A CHRISTMAS CAROL- Now in Previews on Broadway! Photo Meet the Cast of A CHRISTMAS CAROL- Now in Previews on Broadway!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 7, 2019

A Christmas Carol is now in previews on Broadway! The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, comes to Broadway this holiday season for eight weeks only following critically acclaimed runs at London's Old Vic. Two visionary talents, playwright Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and director Matthew Warchus (Matilda), offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story, starring Campbell Scott ('House of Cards,' Dying Young) as Ebenezer Scrooge. Beginning previews on Thursday, November 7 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), with the opening night set for Wednesday, November 20, A Christmas Carol will play a strictly limited engagement through Sunday, January 5, 2020 only.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL's Hannah Elless Takes Over Instagram Thursday! Photo A CHRISTMAS CAROL's Hannah Elless Takes Over Instagram Thursday!
by Linnae Medeiros - Nov 6, 2019

Get ready for some holiday cheer because A Christmas Carol's Hannah Elless is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story this Thursday, November 7th! Be sure to tune in throughout the day to get a peek inside the show's first preview at the Lyceum Theatre. You're not gonna want to miss this takeover that is sure to bring joy to the world!

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Announces Rush Policy Photo A CHRISTMAS CAROL Announces Rush Policy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2019

The producers of A Christmas Carol announced today that starting with the first preview on November 7, 2019 there will be a limited number of $40 rush tickets available for each performance throughout the run.

BREAKING: Andrea Martin, LaChanze, and More Will Star in A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadwa Photo BREAKING: Andrea Martin, LaChanze, and More Will Star in A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway; Complete Cast Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2019

Complete casting has been announced today for the holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, coming to Broadway this holiday season for eight weeks only, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Two visionary talents, playwright Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and director Matthew Warchus (Matilda The Musical), offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. Beginning previews on Thursday, November 7 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), with the opening night set for Wednesday, November 20, A Christmas Carol will play a strictly limited engagement through Sunday, January 5, 2020 only.

Lorin Latarro to Direct Betsy Wolfe, Ben Fankhauser, and More in Industry Presentatio Photo Lorin Latarro to Direct Betsy Wolfe, Ben Fankhauser, and More in Industry Presentation of ALIVE! THE ZOMBIE MUSICAL
by Julie Musbach - Sep 27, 2018

Lorin Latarro will direct an industry presentation of the dark comedy, ALIVE! The Zombie Musical on September 28. Leading the show are Betsy Wolfe (Waitress), Ben Fankhauser (Newsies), Lauren Zakrin (Great Comet), and Hunter Ryan Herdlicka (A Little Night Music).

Rebecca Faulkenberry, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, and Carrie Manolakos Will Lead Industry  Photo Rebecca Faulkenberry, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, and Carrie Manolakos Will Lead Industry Reading of ALIVE!
by Julie Musbach - Mar 20, 2018

Rebecca Faulkenberry (Groundhog Day), Hunter Ryan Herdlicka (A Little Night Music), and Carrie Manolakos (Mamma Mia) will lead a closed industry reading of the new musical ALIVE! by Josh Canfield on March 21.

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