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Photo Flash: OMG You Guys! First Look at the New UK Tour of LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICALPhoto Flash: OMG You Guys! First Look at the New UK Tour of LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

OMG you guys!!! Legally Blonde The Musical is going on tour! EastEnders' Rita Simon, Lucie Jones, who represented the UK in the Eurovision Song Contest with 'Never Give Up On You', and Bill Ward, star of Coronation Street and Emmerdale star in a major new tour of the smash-hit Broadway and West End musical Legally Blonde The Musical. The show is currently playing its opening week at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley, with a gala press night on Thursday. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the new cast in action below! (more...)

VIDEO: Regina, Gretchen & Karen Get Ready to Take Over Broadway for MEAN GIRLS!VIDEO: Regina, Gretchen & Karen Get Ready to Take Over Broadway for MEAN GIRLS!
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2017

Mean Girls, the new musical produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film, will open on Broadway this Spring at the August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street). Previews begin Monday, March 12, 2018 in advance of an official opening night of Sunday, April 8, 2018. (more...)

VIDEO: Rachel McAdams is Hoping for an Invitation to See MEAN GIRLS: THE MUSICALVIDEO: Rachel McAdams is Hoping for an Invitation to See MEAN GIRLS: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2017

Rachel McAdams, had a hefty career before her role in Mean Girls, but the Tina Fey helmed film certainly catapulted her over the top. Now the star tells Entertainment Weekly she can't wait to see the musical reincarnation. See what else she has to say below! (more...)

Hot Shot: Check Out a First Look at 'The Plastics' from Broadway Bound MEAN GIRLSHot Shot: Check Out a First Look at 'The Plastics' from Broadway Bound MEAN GIRLS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Entertainment Weekly has shared a first look at 'The Plastics' from the Broadway-bound production of MEAN GIRLS. (more...)

LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL Tour to Stop at The Bristol HippodromeLEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL Tour to Stop at The Bristol Hippodrome
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

EastEnders' Rita Simons, Lucie Jones, who is representing the UK in the Eurovision Song Contest with 'Never Give Up On You' on Saturday May 13, and Bill Ward, star of Coronation Street and Emmerdale are to star in a major new UK tour of the smash-hit Broadway and West End musical Legally Blonde The Musical. (more...)

BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON, REASONS TO BE PRETTY and More Set for Mad Horse Theatre Company's 2017-18 SeasonBLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON, REASONS TO BE PRETTY and More Set for Mad Horse Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Mad Horse Theatre Company's 32nd season lineup boasts three critically acclaimed plays and an award-winning musical! (more...)

Canine Casting Revealed for Cleveland Play House's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVECanine Casting Revealed for Cleveland Play House's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Cleveland Play House has announced the casting of canine Broadway star Nigel as the dog "Spot" in CPH's upcoming production of Shakespeare in Love.  (more...)

Dallas Theater Center to Host Community Conversation About MILLER, MISSISSIPPIDallas Theater Center to Host Community Conversation About MILLER, MISSISSIPPI
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Dallas Theater Center will host a curated conversation featuring insights into the world-premiere play Miller, Mississippi on Aug. 21 at the Beckley-Saner Recreation Center, located at 114 W Hobson Ave., Dallas, Texas 75224. In a moderated panel discussion, Diane and Hal Brierley Resident Acting Company members Alex Organ and Liz Mikel will discuss their experiences, and how they have informed their approach to the characters they portray in Miller, Mississippi. Moderated by Amber Sims, this conversation will address advantage and what happens 'when tradition is sacred, and change is slow'. A reception will begin at 6:30 p.m. with food donated by Babe's Chicken Dinner House, followed by the conversation at 7 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. (more...)

BWW Interview: Cheech Manohar of MEAN GIRLS on His Parody Rap AuditionBWW Interview: Cheech Manohar of MEAN GIRLS on His Parody Rap Audition
by Leigh Scheps - Aug 10, 2017

At 21-years-old and fresh out of college, Cheech Manohar's got it pretty grool. He's about to make his Broadway debut as suave virgin North Shore mathlete, Kevin Gnapoor, in the new musical Mean Girls, an adaption of the 2004 film of the same name. (more...)

Up On The Marquee: Get in Loser, MEAN GIRLS is StartingUp On The Marquee: Get in Loser, MEAN GIRLS is Starting
by Walter McBride - Aug 7, 2017

You can't sit with them, but you can sit in the theatre and watch. MEAN GIRLS is up on the marquee at the National Theatre in Washington, DC, check it out below! (more...)

Trinity Preparatory School Presents LEGALLY BLONDE the MusicalTrinity Preparatory School Presents LEGALLY BLONDE the Musical
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2017

Trinity Preparatory School presents Legally Blonde the Musical. This production comes out of a two week summer theater intensive held at Trinity Prep. (more...)

Dallas Theater Center Presents the World Premiere of MILLER, MISSISSIPPIDallas Theater Center Presents the World Premiere of MILLER, MISSISSIPPI
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

2017 Regional Theatre Tony AwardŽ Recipient Dallas Theater Center presents the world premiere of Miller, Mississippi; a new play written by Boo Killebrew and directed by Lee Sunday Evans. Beginning with a Pay-What-You-Can performance on Wednesday, Aug. 30 at 7:30 p.m., the production runs through Sunday, Oct. 1 at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre Studio Theatre. Press Night will be Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets to Miller, Mississippi are on sale now at www.DallasTheaterCenter.org and by phone at (214) 880-0202. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 7/25/2017 - 8/1/2017Hottest Articles on BWW 7/25/2017 - 8/1/2017
by - Aug 1, 2017

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 7/25/2017 - 8/1/2017. (more...)

Broadway Method Academy Re-Imagines LEGALLY BLONDEBroadway Method Academy Re-Imagines LEGALLY BLONDE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2017

Broadway Method Academy, Fairfield County's premier musical theater training program, opened a re-imagined production of Legally Blonde last night to rave reviews. Broadway actors, Julius Anthony Rubio & Allysa Shorte staged the production. (more...)

Broadway Method Academy presents LEGALLY BLONDEBroadway Method Academy presents LEGALLY BLONDE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

Based on the hit movie, Legally Blonde The Musical is a fresh and effervescent evening of musical fun, stylishly wrapped up in a smart pink bow! Elle Woods is the college sweetheart and homecoming queen who doesn't take no for an answer. So when her boyfriend, Warner, dumps her for someone 'serious', Elle puts down the credit cards, hits the books, and heads for Harvard Law School. Along the way, Elle proves that being true to yourself never goes out of style.' The musical features music and lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin and a book by Heather Hach. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief July 28th, 2017: Take a Chance on MAMMA MIA! at the Hollywood Bowl and More!BWW Morning Brief July 28th, 2017: Take a Chance on MAMMA MIA! at the Hollywood Bowl and More!
by Danielle Ashley - Jul 28, 2017

Good morning and happy Friday, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: MAMMA MIA! kicks off at Hollywood Bowl today! (more...)

They're So Fetch! Meet MEAN GIRLS' Plastics and Friends/Enemies!They're So Fetch! Meet MEAN GIRLS' Plastics and Friends/Enemies!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

In celebration of today's announcement, we're rounding up past performances from the new cast so that you can meet the Plastics and friends/enemies! (more...)

Erika Henningsen, Taylor Louderman, Ashley Park and Kate Rockwell to Play 'The Plastics' in Broadway-Bound MEAN GIRLS Musical; Cast Announced!Erika Henningsen, Taylor Louderman, Ashley Park and Kate Rockwell to Play 'The Plastics' in Broadway-Bound MEAN GIRLS Musical; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Producers Lorne Michaels and Stuart Thompson have announced casting for the world premiere of the Broadway-bound new musical Mean Girls with a book by nine-time Emmy Award winner Tina Fey, based on her screenplay for the Paramount Pictures film; music by three-time Emmy Award winner Jeff Richmond; and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Nell Benjamin. Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs. (more...)

Tickets on Sale Next Month for Paper Mill's 2017-18 Season, Featuring THE HONEYMOONERS, HALF TIME and MoreTickets on Sale Next Month for Paper Mill's 2017-18 Season, Featuring THE HONEYMOONERS, HALF TIME and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, has announced that tickets for its 2017-2018 season will go on-sale to the public on Monday, August 7. (more...)

Stephen Bogardus to Star in SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES Musical Adaptation at Delaware Theatre CompanyStephen Bogardus to Star in SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES Musical Adaptation at Delaware Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Delaware Theatre Company captures lightning in a bottle with the World Premiere musical adaptation of Something Wicked This Way Comes, based on the classic best-selling novel by Ray Bradbury. The spine-tingling tale of a traveling carnival that mysteriously arrives in a small town is woven on stage with music and lyrics by Neil Bartram and book by Brian Hill (Broadway: The Story of My Life). (more...)

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