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Date Of Birth:
January 19, 1942 (79)
Birth Place:
Salisbury, Wiltshire, ENGLAND
Bio:
Michael Crawford created the role of 'The Phantom' in the hit musical earning him an astonishing catalogue of critical recognition including Broadway's Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards, and the Los Angeles Dramalogue Award and Drama Critics Award. After opening in Phantom on October ... (read complete bio)
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@CrawfordMichael - 11/27/21 11:38am How lucky those of us who devoted their lives to the theatre were to do so at the same time as Stephen Sondheim, ge… https://


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Date of Birth: January 19, 1942 (79)

Birth Place: Salisbury, Wiltshire, ENGLAND

Bio:
Michael Crawford created the role of 'The Phantom' in the hit musical earning him an astonishing catalogue of critical recognition including Broadway's Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards, and the Los Angeles Dramalogue Award and Drama Critics Award. After opening in Phantom on October ... (read complete bio)
Elizabeth Ward Land to Present STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE Photo Elizabeth Ward Land to Present STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2021

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE¬†will present¬†‚ÄúStill Within the Sound of My Voice:¬†The Songs of Linda Ronstadt,‚Ä̬†the award-winning tribute show created by Broadway veteran¬†Elizabeth Ward Land¬†on¬†Sunday, December 12¬†at¬†7:00 PM.

Broadway Community Reacts to Stephen Sondheim's Passing Photo Broadway Community Reacts to Stephen Sondheim's Passing
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 26, 2021

BroadwayWorld was saddened to report earlier this evening that Broadway icon Stephen Sondheim has passed away at the age of 91. In the wake of his passing, there has been an outpouring of grief from the Broadway community and beyond.

Lawrence Leritz, Bill McCauley & More to Join RICHARD SKIPPER CELEBRATES Photo Lawrence Leritz, Bill McCauley & More to Join RICHARD SKIPPER CELEBRATES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2021

Broadway's Lawrence Leritz, Bill McCauley and Stephen Currens will join friends, family and colleagues to salute the life and career of the great ICM literary agent Mitch Douglas on Richard Skipper Celebrates (YouTube) this Saturday evening, November 6th, 2021 at 6PM est.

HAMILTON's Mandy Gonzalez Takes Over Our Instagram Today! Photo HAMILTON's Mandy Gonzalez Takes Over Our Instagram Today!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 3, 2021

The wonderful Mandy Gonzalez is taking over our Instagram today, November 3, to give us a look into her two-show day at Hamilton and share more about her #FearlessSquad Backpack Giveaway. Follow along on @officialbroadwayworld on Instagram!

Kristin Carbone Joins the Cast of TheatreZone's THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Photo Kristin Carbone Joins the Cast of TheatreZone's THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021

TheatreZone will welcome Kristin Carbone to the role of Francesca Johnson, alongside veteran Broadway performer Larry Alexander as Robert Kincaid, in The Bridges of Madison County (April 21-May 1, 2022).

Donate to the Sick Children's Trust to Win a Call From Stage Legend Michael Crawford Photo Donate to the Sick Children's Trust to Win a Call From Stage Legend Michael Crawford
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 7, 2021

The Sick Children's Trust is giving one lucky fan a chance to chat with Michael Crawford!

Experiences With David Byrne, André DeShields, Patti LuPone, and More Added to BC/EF Photo Experiences With David Byrne, André DeShields, Patti LuPone, and More Added to BC/EFA's Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2021

New auction lots and virtual guests have just been announced for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' much-anticipated Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction, which returns in person and online Sunday, October 3, 2021.

Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction Returns Sunday, October 3 Photo Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction Returns Sunday, October 3
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021

Celebrate the return of the live theater community on Sunday, October 3, 2021, when Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' much-anticipated Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction once again takes to the streets of New York City's Theater District.

Elizabeth Ward Land Will Perform in Concert With STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- Photo Elizabeth Ward Land Will Perform in Concert With STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT
by Stephi Wild - Aug 28, 2021

Touching on genres ranging from rock, country, folk, light opera, big band and mariachi, Elizabeth Ward Land finds her perfect vocal match in this salute to the great Linda Ronstadt.

Photos: Elizabeth Ward Land Performs STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF Photo Photos: Elizabeth Ward Land Performs STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2021

On Wednesday night, Broadway veteran Elizabeth Ward Land returned to The Green Room 42 with her acclaimed concert STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT for a special one-night-only encore.

Wake Up With BWW 8/23: PASS OVER Reviews, DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Changes, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/23: PASS OVER Reviews, DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Changes, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2021

Today's top stories: Read the reviews for Pass Over, Ben Platt reveals changes for the upcoming Dear Evan Hansen film, and more!

VIDEO: 'Put On Your Sunday Clothes' From HELLO, DOLLY! Featured in New Google Ad Photo VIDEO: 'Put On Your Sunday Clothes' From HELLO, DOLLY! Featured in New Google Ad
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2021

Broadway fans may hear a familiar tune when they watch the new Google ad, celebrating six months since NASA's Perseverance Rover has been on Mars.

Review Roundup: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Returns to London - What Did the Critics Thi Photo Review Roundup: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Returns to London - What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Aug 12, 2021

The Phantom of the Opera has officially returned to London, in a slightly reworked production, starring Killian Donnelly and Lucy St. Louis.

Jason Danieley Returns to Feinstein's/54 Below Next Month With An Emotional New Show Photo Jason Danieley Returns to Feinstein's/54 Below Next Month With An Emotional New Show
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021

Reflections is an evening of Broadway and Great American Songbook standards threading together reflections of yesterday, today, and a hopeful look toward tomorrow.

Sally Wilfert to Return to Feinstein's/54 Below With HOW DID I END UP HERE? Photo Sally Wilfert to Return to Feinstein's/54 Below With HOW DID I END UP HERE?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2021

FEINSTEIN‚ÄôS/54 BELOW, Broadway‚Äôs Supper Club, will present¬†Sally Wilfert in ‚ÄúHow Did I End Up Here?‚ÄĚ on July 18th and 20th at 7PM.¬† Sally Wilfert (Assassins, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer) returns to Feinstein‚Äôs/54 Below with her brand new show, ‚ÄúHow Did I End Up Here?‚ÄĚ

BWW Review:  Alexandra Silber Lands Like The Blue Fairy, Granting Wishes to Her Talen Photo BWW Review: Alexandra Silber Lands Like The Blue Fairy, Granting Wishes to Her Talented Friends With I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Bobby Patrick - Jul 3, 2021

With the world of showbiz finally getting the message that casting brackets need to go, that all parts should be for all people, this installment of I WISH, with all of these hard-working musical theatre performers presenting roles that coulda been, proves that they, in fact, shoulda been.

Anthony Rapp, Lilli Cooper, Andrew Barth Feldman and More Hit the Feinstein's/54 Belo Photo Anthony Rapp, Lilli Cooper, Andrew Barth Feldman and More Hit the Feinstein's/54 Below Stage This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - May 21, 2021

Feinstein's/54 Below has announced additional shows for its reopening months.

Exclusive: Mandy Gonzalez Performs 'Defying Gravity'; Concert Re-Airs Tonight at 8pm! Photo Exclusive: Mandy Gonzalez Performs 'Defying Gravity'; Concert Re-Airs Tonight at 8pm!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2021

Mandy Gonzalez's concert as part of the Seth Concert Series re-airs tonight at 8pm! The concert premiered this afternoon at 3pm.

VIDEO: Mandy Gonzalez Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: Mandy Gonzalez Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Apr 24, 2021

Watch as Richard chats with Broadway powerhouse Mandy Gonzalez, who will soon join Seth Rudetsky for two very special concerts on Sunday, April 25 (3pm and 8pm).

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 24-25- with Mandy Gonzalez, Andrea McArdle and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 24-25- with Mandy Gonzalez, Andrea McArdle and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 24, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, April 24-25, 2021.

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