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Bio:
Broadway: Come From Away, Gettin' the Band Back Together, Once, The Full Monty. National Tour: Once. Off-Broadway: Once (NYTW); Violet (Encores! Off-Center); Twelfth Night (Sonnet Rep). Regional: Amelie (CTG, Berkeley Rep); Peter and the Starcatcher (Actors Theatre of Louisville); Be More Chill (Two ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Come From Away, Gettin' the Band Back Together, Once, The Full Monty. National Tour: Once. Off-Broadway: Once (NYTW); Violet (Encores! Off-Center); Twelfth Night (Sonnet Rep). Regional: Amelie (CTG, Berkeley Rep); Peter and the Starcatcher (Actors Theatre of Louisville); Be More Chill (Two ... (read complete bio)
COME FROM AWAY to Perform on NBC's Christmas in Rockefeller Center Special Photo COME FROM AWAY to Perform on NBC's Christmas in Rockefeller Center Special
by Michael Major - Nov 29, 2021

The cast from the Tony and Olivier Award-winning hit Broadway musical “Come From Away” will perform on NBC’s “Christmas in Rockefeller Center” special prior to the lighting of the iconic Christmas tree. The special will also include performances from the Pentatonix, Harry Connick Jr., Carrie Underwood, and the Radio City Rockettes.

Mary Testa To Star in Reading of EVERYONE COMES TO ELAINE'S Photo Mary Testa To Star in Reading of EVERYONE COMES TO ELAINE'S
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2021

New York Theatre Barn will present a reading of Everyone Comes to Elaine’s, a new musical about iconic restaurateur Elaine Kaufman with Mary Testa (Oklahoma, The Gardens of Anuncia) in the title role. Directed by Tony nominee Jeff Calhoun (Newsies, Bonnie and Clyde, Big River), the reading will take place on December 16th, 2021 in New York City.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Audience Members Surprised With $200 Gift Card Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Audience Members Surprised With $200 Gift Card
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2021

Audience members at the November 20 matinee of Come From Away received a special surprise when they arrived for what they thought was just a normal performance. They were greeted with tote bags at each of their seats, containing an envelope, asking them to hold on opening it until a special announcement was made.

VIDEO: Rachel Tucker Lets Kristin Chenoweth Audition for COME FROM AWAY Photo VIDEO: Rachel Tucker Lets Kristin Chenoweth Audition for COME FROM AWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2021

What happens when Kristin Chenoweth wants to star in Come From Away? Will the show's current Beverley Bass, Rachel Tucker let her in to audition? 

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Reopens On Broadway! Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Reopens On Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away returned to Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight, September 21, 2021.

Photos: First Look at the New Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY Photo Photos: First Look at the New Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 21, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away returns to Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight, September 21, 2021, featuring De'lon Grant; Joel Hatch; Caesar Samayoa; James Seol; Q. Smith; Pearl Sun; Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker; Astrid Van Wieren; Emily Walton; Jim Walton; Sharon Wheatley; Paul Whitty; Josh Breckenridge; John Jellison; Tony LePage; Monette McKay; Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber. Please Note: Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others.

COME FROM AWAY Will Resume Performances on Broadway Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Will Resume Performances on Broadway Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 21, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will return to Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight, September 21, 2021, featuring De’Lon Grant; Joel Hatch; Caesar Samayoa; James Seol; Q. Smith; Pearl Sun; Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker; Astrid Van Wieren; Emily Walton; Jim Walton; Sharon Wheatley; Paul Whitty; Josh Breckenridge; John Jellison; Tony LePage; Monette McKay; Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber. Please Note: Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others.

VIDEO: The Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY Performs on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: The Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY Performs on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 10, 2021

This morning, the Broadway reopening cast of Come From Away performed on Good Morning America live from Times Square to celebrate their upcoming return to the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre and the release of the show's proshot, now available to stream on AppleTV Plus!

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek Into the Rehearsal Room for COME FROM AWAY Photo VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek Into the Rehearsal Room for COME FROM AWAY
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 9, 2021

Come From Away returns to Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld on September 21. Catch a sneak peek into the rehearsal room with the reopening cast as they perform the opening number 'Welcome to the Rock' ahead of the show's reopening.

Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ - See What the Critics Are Saying! Photo Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ - See What the Critics Are Saying!
by Michael Major - Sep 8, 2021

The live performance of “Come From Away' was filmed at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre this past May in New York City, where the Broadway production is staged, for an audience that included 9/11 survivors and front-line workers; and, employed over 200 people including members of the Broadway crew, staff and creative teams.

BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ is a Celebration of Humanity and Broadway Photo BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ is a Celebration of Humanity and Broadway
by David Clarke - Sep 8, 2021

On September 10, 2021, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of September 11, 2001, Apple TV+ is debuting a stunning stage capture of Broadway’s COME FROM AWAY. Filmed live at Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theater in May 2021, the film is both a celebration of humanity’s penchant for kindness in the face of adversity and Broadway’s attempt to make a post-pandemic related lockdown return to vibrancy.

COME FROM AWAY to Commemorate Anniversary of 9/11 With GMA Performance & Release of C Photo COME FROM AWAY to Commemorate Anniversary of 9/11 With GMA Performance & Release of COVERS FROM AWAY Album
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

In September 2021, COME FROM AWAY will honor what was lost and commemorate what was found in Gander, Newfoundland 20 years ago and invites audiences to join the show as they reflect, honor and remember.

Photos: See Jenn Colella & Other Original Cast Members in Stunning New Photos From CO Photo Photos: See Jenn Colella & Other Original Cast Members in Stunning New Photos From COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2021

'Come From Away' tells the story of 7,000 people stranded in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland after all flights into the US are grounded on September 11, 2001.

COME FROM AWAY Announces New Broadway Cast Featuring Rachel Tucker & More! Photo COME FROM AWAY Announces New Broadway Cast Featuring Rachel Tucker & More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 12, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away will return to Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, featuring De'Lon Grant; Joel Hatch; Caesar Samayoa; James Seol; Q. Smith; Pearl Sun; Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker; Astrid Van Wieren; Emily Walton; Jim Walton; Sharon Wheatley; Paul Whitty; Josh Breckenridge; John Jellison; Tony LePage; Monette McKay; Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber. Please Note: Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others.

Filmed Version of COME FROM AWAY to Premiere on Apple TV+ September 10; Watch the Tra Photo Filmed Version of COME FROM AWAY to Premiere on Apple TV+ September 10; Watch the Trailer Now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2021

Apple Original Films announced today that the filmed version of the Tony & Olivier Award-winning hit musical “Come From Away” will premiere globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, September 10. “Come From Away” is directed by Tony Award-winner Christopher Ashley, and stars an ensemble cast led by members of the Broadway show.

Video Flashback: Watch Phillipa Soo in a Scene From the Pre-Broadway Run of AMELIE at Photo Video Flashback: Watch Phillipa Soo in a Scene From the Pre-Broadway Run of AMELIE at the Ahmanson
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2020

Center Theatre Group has released a new video in its Scenes From the Vault series. This time, they're flashing back with a clip of Phillipa Soo in the pre-Broadway run of Amelie at the Ahmanson in 2016!

Photo Coverage: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 3 Years on Broadway! Photo Photo Coverage: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 3 Years on Broadway!
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 5, 2020

The Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre was in full celebration-mode yesterday as the Tony Award-winning smash hit musical COME FROM AWAY hit a major milestone- its third anniversary on Broadway. Check out photos from the festivities, which featured cupcakes from Sugarush Bakery and Cupcake Bar, below!

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At ONCE At Pittsburgh CLO Photo Photo Flash: Get A First Look At ONCE At Pittsburgh CLO
by Alan Henry - Jul 31, 2019

Pittsburgh CLO audiences are in for a unique and unparalleled musical theater experience with eight-time Tony Award-winning ONCE. For the first time, Pittsburgh CLO brings this beautiful love story - where the actors are also the musicians - to the Benedum Center July 30 - August 4. This Pittsburgh CLO premiere is only running for one week. Tickets are now available by phone at 412-456-6666, online at pittsburghCLO.org or by visiting the Box Office at Theater Square.

BWW Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny - Part Two! Photo BWW Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny - Part Two!
by Alan Henry - Jun 24, 2019

Kinky Boots is making its regional premiere at The Muny! BroadwayWorld has an exclusive look at the cast backstage. Check out the photos!

VIDEO: KINKY BOOT's Graham Scott Fleming Takes Over Instagram! Photo VIDEO: KINKY BOOT's Graham Scott Fleming Takes Over Instagram!
by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2019

This weekend, Graham Scott Fleming raised us up as he took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story to show us behind the scenes at The Muny's Kinky Boots! 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!

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