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Lucille Lortel Theatre Announces Recipients of 2nd Annual NYC Public High School Play Photo Lucille Lortel Theatre Announces Recipients of 2nd Annual NYC Public High School Playwriting Fellowship
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2021

The Lucille Lortel Theatre is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2nd Annual NYC Public High School Playwriting Fellowship, created as an opportunity for aspiring young writers citywide to get unparalleled access to professional theater artists for mentoring. The Fellows and Finalists of the program represent every borough of NYC, as well as a D79 school.

VIDEO: Watch Lourds Lane, Kennedy Caughell & More Perform 'Stronger Now' from New Mus Photo VIDEO: Watch Lourds Lane, Kennedy Caughell & More Perform 'Stronger Now' from New Musical, SUPERYOU
by Stage Tube - May 27, 2020

SuperYou was previously scheduled to open off-Broadway at the Daryl Roth Theatre today, May 27, but plans have been postponed. Below, watch as the company reunites to perform 'Stronger Now' from the show! The video features: Lourds Lane, Wendy Bobbit Cavett, Brie Cassil, LaVon Fisher Wilson, Nicolette Hart, MiMi Ryder, Kennedy Caughell, Molly Tynes, Mary Kate Moore, Kate Wesler, Jillian Gottlieb, Katrina Rose Dideriksen, Lauren Wright, Jamie Pfaff, Bella May Mordus, MinJi Kim, Tessa Noelle Frascona.

Ayla Schwartz Hosts Harmonies 4 Hope at The Green Room 42 Photo Ayla Schwartz Hosts Harmonies 4 Hope at The Green Room 42
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2020

On March 30th, at 7pm, thirteen year old Ayla Schwartz (original Young Elsa/Frozen Broadway), will be hosting Harmonies 4 Hope at The Green Room 42. This magical evening will benefit The Covenant House to better the lives and futures of homeless teens. 'For the first time in forever', ALL the original, former, and current Young Elsas and Young Annas will come together to share the stage. These 14 talented princesses will sing songs with messages of hope, strength and inspiration in a beautiful evening of fundraising.

Wonkybot Studios And Pinna Announce Co-Production And Licensing Deal On New TARA TREM Photo Wonkybot Studios And Pinna Announce Co-Production And Licensing Deal On New TARA TREMENDOUS
by Julie Musbach - Sep 9, 2019

Wonkybot Studios, a production, publishing and music entertainment company creating original content for kids and families across all media platforms, and Pinna, the audio on-demand entertainment company delivering high quality audio content for kids, today announced they've joined forces to co-produce Tara Tremendous: The Egyptian Curse, an exciting new season of twelve thrilling episodes based on Wonkybot Studios' wildly popular superhero podcast Tara Tremendous: The Secret Diaries.

New Musical SUPERYOU Will Have Creative Lab Next Week Photo New Musical SUPERYOU Will Have Creative Lab Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 6, 2019

A developmental lab is being held next week for a new musical titled SuperYou.

Meet the Current Cast Keeping FROZEN Cool In Summer Photo Meet the Current Cast Keeping FROZEN Cool In Summer
by Julie Musbach - Jul 5, 2019

The cold never bothered Broadway anyway! Frozen is now playing at the historic St. James Theatre, where it opened on Thursday, March 22, 2018 and has been in the top 10 best-selling shows every week, establishing itself as the biggest musical hit of its season. Having grossed more than any new Broadway musical since Hamilton and set four St. James Theatre house records in less than a year, Frozen has been seen by nearly 1M people since its Denver pre-Broadway engagement. As the summer days heat up, we're cooling down by getting to know the current 2019 cast!

Broadway Sessions Celebrates 11th Anniversary With All Star Concert Photo Broadway Sessions Celebrates 11th Anniversary With All Star Concert
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2019

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway cast twice monthly. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida, Footloose, Dance Captain Dance Attack web series) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano. This Thursday night, June 27th Broadway Sessions will celebrate it's 11th anniversary with an all star concert event. The evening will feature performances by Broadway Sessions alumni including Paige Davis, Diamond Essence White, Jessica Hendy, Ellyn Marie Marsh, Maddy Trumble, Preston Truman Boyd, Brian Ray Norris, Will Taylor, Lindsey Brett Carothers, Bre Jackson, MiMi Ryder, Colleen Harris, Ben Bogen, Emily Schultheis, Molly Pope, Anne Fraser Thomas, Mary Claire King, Romelda Teron Benjamin, Kayla Davion, vocal group 3rd Vers and more!!

SUPERYOU THE MUSICAL Plays Premiere Concert Presentation At The Players Club Photo SUPERYOU THE MUSICAL Plays Premiere Concert Presentation At The Players Club
by Julie Musbach - Mar 29, 2019

In these divided times that we are currently living in, there is a hunger for women to value their voices and not just step into their power, but unleash their unique superpowers.

Photo Coverage: FROZEN Cast Celebrates One Year on Broadway! Photo Photo Coverage: FROZEN Cast Celebrates One Year on Broadway!
by Monroe George - Mar 25, 2019

Just yesterday, the company of Frozen celebrated its first anniversary with a party at The Stinger cocktail bar in The Intercontinental. On hand for the festivities were original stars Caissie Levy (Elsa) and Patti Murin (Anna) and new principal cast members Joe Carroll as Hans, Noah J. Ricketts as Kristoff, and, as Olaf, Ryann Redmond. Check out photos from the celebration below!

VIDEO: FROZEN's First Female Olaf, Ryann Redmond, Gets a Surprise from Josh Gad Photo VIDEO: FROZEN's First Female Olaf, Ryann Redmond, Gets a Surprise from Josh Gad
by Stage Tube - Feb 20, 2019

Ryann Redmond is the first woman to play Olaf in Disney's Frozen - The Musical! She sits down with ABC's Will Ganss and shares her inspiring message for young women, gives a backstage look at her journey to Arendelle, and even receives a surprise from Josh Gad!

Photo Coverage: Joe Carroll, Ryann Redmond & Noah J. Ricketts Take First Bows in FROZ Photo Photo Coverage: Joe Carroll, Ryann Redmond & Noah J. Ricketts Take First Bows in FROZEN
by Jennifer Broski - Feb 20, 2019

New cast members come to Arendelle! Frozen has brought in Joe Carroll and Ryann Redmond as Hans and Olaf, respectively. Noah J. Ricketts has assumed the role of Kristoff. The three actors began performances Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

Photo Flash: Lin-Manuel Miranda Receives a Royal Welcome at FROZEN Photo Photo Flash: Lin-Manuel Miranda Receives a Royal Welcome at FROZEN
by Julie Musbach - Feb 19, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda made a quick trip to Arendelle this weekend to enjoy the magic of Frozen on Broadway. Check out his photo with the queen and princess below!

Photos: FROZEN Gets a Marquee Upgrade For 2019 Photo Photos: FROZEN Gets a Marquee Upgrade For 2019
by Walter McBride - Feb 17, 2019

Frozen's Broadway marquee just got an upgrade for 2019! Check out photos of the new display, which features Caissie Levy as Elsa!

VIDEO: Dad Dances to FROZEN With Son in Matching Elsa Dresses Photo VIDEO: Dad Dances to FROZEN With Son in Matching Elsa Dresses
by Stephi Wild - Jan 25, 2019

Sometimes as a parent it's important to just 'let it go' and show your children how to be themselves. That's exactly what one dad did when his son wanted to dance to Frozen songs in an Elsa dress.

Ryann Redmond to Take Over as Olaf in FROZEN; Joe Carroll and Noah J. Ricketts Assume Photo Ryann Redmond to Take Over as Olaf in FROZEN; Joe Carroll and Noah J. Ricketts Assume Male Leads
by Julie Musbach - Jan 15, 2019

As it approaches its first anniversary, Frozen is pleased to announce that Joe Carroll (Once, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella, Bandstand) and Ryann Redmond (Bring It On The Musical, If/Then) will join the company as Hans and Olaf, respectively, and current cast member Noah J. Ricketts will assume the role of Kristoff.

Exclusive Photo Coverage: FROZEN Cast Bundles Up for Carols For A Cure! Photo Exclusive Photo Coverage: FROZEN Cast Bundles Up for Carols For A Cure!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 15, 2018

Below, check out exclusive photos of the cast of Frozen as they record their track, 'When We're Together.'

Photos: Josh Gad Stops In For Warm Hugs At FROZEN On Broadway Photo Photos: Josh Gad Stops In For Warm Hugs At FROZEN On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 13, 2018

Tonight, Frozen film star Josh Gad stopped by the kingdom of Arendelle on Broadway with a visit to Frozen The Musical! See photos from Josh's visit to the show below!

FROZEN Releases New Block of Tickets Through June 30, 2019 Photo FROZEN Releases New Block of Tickets Through June 30, 2019
by Julie Musbach - Nov 5, 2018

Tickets for Disney Theatrical's newest hit musical, Frozen, are now on sale through Sunday, June 30, 2019.

Photo Coverage: Broadway Gets Freaky! On the Red Carpet for the Premiere of FREAKY FR Photo Photo Coverage: Broadway Gets Freaky! On the Red Carpet for the Premiere of FREAKY FRIDAY
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 31, 2018

Disney Theatrical Productions just celebrated its first stage-to-television collaboration with the Disney Channel in adapting its original stage musical Freaky Friday for a worldwide televised premiere on the Disney Channel on Friday, August 10th.

VIDEO: Broadway Stars from HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, FUN HOME, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and Mo Photo VIDEO: Broadway Stars from HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, FUN HOME, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and More Sing 'We Are the World'
by Julie Musbach - Jun 27, 2018

Yael Silver, Robin Carus and Van Dean today released ‚ÄúWe Are The World,‚ÄĚ a music video featuring an all-star roster of theater artists and calling for healing and unity in the world today. Participating artists include Christy Altomare, Kelli Barrett, Andrew Burns, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jordan Donica, Rachel Eskenazi-Gold, Justin Guarini, Derek Klena, Jeff Kready, Sydney Lucas, Beth Malone, Lesli Margherita, Constantine Maroulis, Bebe Neuwirth, Orfeh, George Psomas, Anthony Rapp, Courtney Reed, Chita Rivera, Kate Rockwell, Jarrod Spector, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ephraim Sykes, Jenna Ushkowitz and Ben Vereen.

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