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The Garden Will Present PIPPIN in September Photo The Garden Will Present PIPPIN in September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2020

After launching as an exciting new outdoor London theatre venue with the sold-out, critically acclaimed musical 'Fanny and Stella', which just extended its run due to overwhelming public demand, The Garden Theatre will next present a new production of the Broadway musical 'Pippin', featuring an exceptional cast of West End performers.

Chance Theater Announces Its Third Chance Cyber Chat Series Photo Chance Theater Announces Its Third Chance Cyber Chat Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2020

Chance Theater has announced its third Chance Cyber Chat Series. Just because the doors of the Bette Aitken theater arts Center are temporarily closed, it doesn't mean that we can't still get together, connect and chat on a virtual theater trip! In fact... you could say that now is the best time to focus on community and exhilarating theater productions.

VIDEO: Watch Christina Bianco Take on Hollywood Classics as Julie Andrews, Patti LuPo Photo VIDEO: Watch Christina Bianco Take on Hollywood Classics as Julie Andrews, Patti LuPone & More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2020

What happens when Patti LuPone meets Lady Gaga? Watch as your favorite Broadway stars put their stamp on songs from the movie musicals you haven't seen on stage yet! Christina Bianco sings as Bernadette Peters, Patti LuPone, Idina Menzel, Alice Ripley, Bebe Neuwirth, Bette Midler, Christine Baranski, Kristin Chenoweth, Julie Andrews & Liza Minnelli.

THE ADDAMS FAMILY Tour With Samantha Womack Moves To 2021 Photo THE ADDAMS FAMILY Tour With Samantha Womack Moves To 2021
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Following the UK Government shutdown of theatres in March, the producers of THE ADDAMS FAMILY, a musical comedy, have rescheduled the new UK & Ireland Tour to dates in 2021. 

Kerry Ellis, Carrie Hope Fletcher, Ramin Karimloo, and More Will Perform In Streamed  Photo Kerry Ellis, Carrie Hope Fletcher, Ramin Karimloo, and More Will Perform In Streamed Concerts At The London Coliseum
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

'Tonight at the London Coliseum' is a week-long series of concerts to be performed on stage at the London Coliseum by some of the UK's most prolific musical theatre stars.

BWW Review: SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, The Other Palace Digital Photo BWW Review: SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, The Other Palace Digital
by Caroline Cronin - Jul 24, 2020

Jason Robert Brown has gifted the world with immeasurable talent through his flair for theatrical compositions with a pop/rock bent and broad vocal ranges. The UK has been gifted with a wealth of JRB productions over the years - most recently an inspired lockdown performance of The Last Five Years, and before that a stunning Menier Chocolate Factory production of Bridges of Madison County.

Ramin Karimloo, Rachel Tucker, Rachel John, and Cedric Neal Lead Virtual Production o Photo Ramin Karimloo, Rachel Tucker, Rachel John, and Cedric Neal Lead Virtual Production of SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020

A virtual production will be streamed of Jason Robert Brown's Songs For A New World, filmed entirely in isolation, beginning tonight, July 23!

Cynthia Erivo to Star in Universal Film Drama TALENT SHOW Photo Cynthia Erivo to Star in Universal Film Drama TALENT SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020

Tony-winner Cynthia Erivo has signed on to star in an upcoming drama from Universal Pictures. 

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Performs 'Summertime' at the 2020 Wawa Welcome America July 4th  Photo VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Performs 'Summertime' at the 2020 Wawa Welcome America July 4th Concert
by Stage Tube - Jul 6, 2020

Tony and Grammy award-winning artist Cynthia Erivo performed 'Summertime' from 'Porgy and Bess' as part of her appearance at the 2020 Wawa Welcome America July 4th Concert at The Met Philadelphia.

Ramin Karimloo, Rachel Tucker, Rachel John, and Cedric Neal Will Lead Virtual Product Photo Ramin Karimloo, Rachel Tucker, Rachel John, and Cedric Neal Will Lead Virtual Production of SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020

A virtual production will be streamed of Jason Robert Brown's Songs For A New World, filmed entirely in isolation. Séimí Campbell directs Rachel John (Hamilton), Ramin Karimloo (Phantom of The Opera), Cedric Neal (Motown) and Rachel Tucker (Come From Away).

BroadwayHD Announces July Lineup Including FUNNY GIRL, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Photo BroadwayHD Announces July Lineup Including FUNNY GIRL, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

BroadwayHD has announced its July lineup including the acclaimed hit Sunday in the Park with George, starring Tony Award winners Bernadette Peters and Mandy Patinkin.

VIDEO: Christina Bianco Performs Online Fundraiser for Color of Change Photo VIDEO: Christina Bianco Performs Online Fundraiser for Color of Change
by Stage Tube - Jun 18, 2020

Tonight Christina Bianco, who recently starred in Funny Girl in Paris, presented her first live stream performance tonight featuring live music, impressions, comedy sketches, guest stars and more all while raising money for a great cause! The proceeds from tonight's show benefit the organization Color of Change.

CSC Announces New Lineup of Conversation-and-Performance Events with ASSASSINS Cast Photo CSC Announces New Lineup of Conversation-and-Performance Events with ASSASSINS Cast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

Classic Stage Company (CSC; Artistic Director, John Doyle) today announced a new lineup of participants in the free online version of its signature series Classic Conversations, hosted by John Doyle and focused on Doyle's highly anticipated, postponed production of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins. 

New Guests Added To CONVERSATIONS WITH... MARK CURRY In Aid Of Acting For Others Photo New Guests Added To CONVERSATIONS WITH... MARK CURRY In Aid Of Acting For Others
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020

Joining the previously announced guests are Vicki Michelle, Millicent Martin, Sally Hughes, Robin Herford, Toyah Willcox and Annabel Croft.

Stephen Sondheim Society Presents the First Online Sondheim Sessions, ANOTHER VODKA S Photo Stephen Sondheim Society Presents the First Online Sondheim Sessions, ANOTHER VODKA STINGER
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020

As a result of their annual event the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year (SSSSPOTY) being cancelled, due to Covid-19, the SSS will be launching its first online Sondheim Sessions this Sunday.

VIDEO: Christina Bianco Sings 'Don't Rain on My Parade' From FUNNY GIRL Photo VIDEO: Christina Bianco Sings 'Don't Rain on My Parade' From FUNNY GIRL
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2020

Christina Bianco, who recently starred in Funny Girl in Paris, sang 'Don't Rain on My Parade' to support TDF!

Ethan Slater, Steven Pasquale and More Added to Classic Stage Company's CLASSIC CONVE Photo Ethan Slater, Steven Pasquale and More Added to Classic Stage Company's CLASSIC CONVERSATIONS Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

Classic Stage Company today announced a new slate of participants in the free online version of its signature series Classic Conversations, hosted by John Doyle and focused on Doyle's postponed production of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins.

Living Room Concerts: WAITRESS's Joel Montague Sings 'Out There' From THE HUNCHBACK O Photo Living Room Concerts: WAITRESS's Joel Montague Sings 'Out There' From THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME
by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Apr 27, 2020

In our latest Living Room Concert, the brilliant Joel Montague - who starred as Ogie in the West End production of Waitress pre-shutdown - gives us a very apt rendition of 'Out There' from Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Watch the video below!

Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers Will Star in a UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES Photo Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers Will Star in a UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2020

Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers will lead a UK Tour of Noel Coward's PRIVATE LIVES. This will be the inaugural show for The Nigel Havers Theatre Company, which will be touring the country with a wonderful line-up of theatrical gems. The plan is that the UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES will begin at Theatre Royal Bath on 1 October 2020.

LIVE AT THE LORTEL Podcast Wraps Up Season One With Judy Kuhn, Michael Mayer and More Photo LIVE AT THE LORTEL Podcast Wraps Up Season One With Judy Kuhn, Michael Mayer and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2020

The Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation has announced the final guests for the first season of their 'Live at the Lortel' podcast. In accordance with social distancing guidelines, the podcast was recorded online rather than in-person with an audience at the Lortel Theatre.

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