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MISS SAIGON Comes To Keller Auditorium, November 5 Photo MISS SAIGON Comes To Keller Auditorium, November 5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2019

Casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical MISS SAIGONa?"a smash hit in London, Broadway and across the UKa?"has been announced for its highly anticipated engagement at Portland's Keller Auditorium for one week only.

BWW Flashback: Celebrate CATS' Anniversary With a Look Back at its History Photo BWW Flashback: Celebrate CATS' Anniversary With a Look Back at its History
by Linnae Medeiros - Oct 7, 2019

Jellicle Cats, come one, come all! Today marks the 37th anniversary of the original Broadway production of Cats! To celebrate the Tony and Olivier-Award winning musical, we're heading to the Jellicle Ball for a look back at the show's original and revival productions. Check out our guide for a look at the show's history and some of its most memorable moments.

BWW Review: ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Offers Splashy, Frothy Fun in Tour Debut at Prov Photo BWW Review: ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Offers Splashy, Frothy Fun in Tour Debut at Providence Performing Arts Center
by John McDaid - Oct 4, 2019

Ignore the New York reviews. 'Escape to Margaritaville,' the Jimmy Buffett musical which opened its national tour at the Providence Performing Arts Center this week, is two hours of wry, high-energy fun. The music, of course, is a delight, but the book is also full of clever moments and the cast -- of mostly newcomers -- sparkle.

MISS SAIGON Coming To The Paramount Theatre This Month Photo MISS SAIGON Coming To The Paramount Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019

Casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical MISS SAIGONa?"a smash hit in London, Broadway and across the UKa?"has been announced for its highly anticipated engagement at Seattle's Paramount Theatre for one week only.

THE BAND'S VISIT at DPAC On Sale October 10 Photo THE BAND'S VISIT at DPAC On Sale October 10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019

DPAC has announced that THE BAND'S VISIT, one of the most Tony Award-winning musicals in history, will be coming to the Triangle from April 7 to April 12, 2020, as part of SunTrust Broadway's 2019 / 2020 Season. The tour of the critically acclaimed and 10-time Tony Award-winning production launched at the Providence Performing Arts Center on June 25, 2019 and continued on to play Washington, DC. THE BAND'S VISIT will play over 32 cities in its first season including Chicago, IL, Dallas, TX, Boston, MA and Los Angeles, CA.

PPAC Announces The Third Installment Of The HARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES Photo PPAC Announces The Third Installment Of The HARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019

The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to the Providence Performing Arts Center with Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in Concert, the third film in the Harry Potter series. On Saturday, February 8, 2020, the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra will perform this magical score live from Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban while the entire film plays in high-definition on a 40-foot screen.

Wake Up With BWW 9/24: THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM Opens, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/24: THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM Opens, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2019

Today's top stories: The Height of the Storm officially opens tonight, and more!

THE BAND'S VISIT Makes Its Way to Marcus Center Photo THE BAND'S VISIT Makes Its Way to Marcus Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2019

Johnson Financial Group Broadway at the Marcus Center and Broadway Across America-Milwaukee announces that THE BAND'S VISIT, one of the most Tony Award-winning musicals in history, will be coming to Milwaukee from November 26 to December 1. The tour of the critically acclaimed and 10-time Tony Award-winning production launched at the Providence Performing Arts Center on June 25, 2019 and continued on to play Washington, DC starting July 9, 2019. THE BAND'S VISIT will play over 32 cities in its first season including Milwaukee.

Tickets Go On Sale September 16 For COME FROM AWAY at PPAC Photo Tickets Go On Sale September 16 For COME FROM AWAY at PPAC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2019

The Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) announced today that tickets for COME FROM AWAY will go on sale on Monday, September 16 at 10A at the PPAC Box Office (220 Weybosset Street, Providence, RI 02903), online at ppacri.org and by phone at (401) 421-ARTS (2787). The Tony-award winning musical will be at PPAC December 3 a?" 8, 2019 and is part of the Taco/White Family Foundation Broadway Series.

Photo Coverage: Meet The Cast of the ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE National Tour! Photo Photo Coverage: Meet The Cast of the ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE National Tour!
by Monroe George - Sep 13, 2019

The North American tour of Jimmy Buffett's ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE is getting ready to hit the road! The musical will star Chris Clark as Tully, Sarah Hinrichsen as Rachel, Shelly Lynn Walsh as Tammy, Peter Michael Jordan as Brick, Rachel Lyn Fobbs as Marley, Patrick Cogan as J.D. and Matthew James Sherrod as Jamal/Ted.

Review Roundup: ANASTASIA on Tour, What Did the Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: ANASTASIA on Tour, What Did the Critics Think?
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2019

The beloved Broadway musical, 'Anastasia' hit the road this past fall to bring the royal tale to audiences nationwide. Check out what the critics from each tour stop have to say about the production in their reviews below!

Casting Announced for San Jose Stop of MISS SAIGON Photo Casting Announced for San Jose Stop of MISS SAIGON
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

Casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical MISS SAIGONa?"a smash hit in London, Broadway and across the UKa?"has been announced for its highly anticipated engagement at San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts (255 S. Almaden Blvd., San Jose). 

Tickets Go On Sale September 9 For Disney's ALADDIN in Rhode Island Photo Tickets Go On Sale September 9 For Disney's ALADDIN in Rhode Island
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2019

Disney Theatrical Productions and the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) announced today that tickets for the long-awaited engagement of Disney's ALADDIN will go on sale to the public on Monday, September 9 at 10A. The hit Broadway musical will begin performances in Providence at the Providence Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, October 29 for a limited two-week engagement through Sunday, November 10. The opening night is Wednesday, October 30 at 7P. In Providence, ALADDIN is part of the Taco/White Family Foundation Broadway Series.

MISS SAIGON Tour Announces Casting Changes Photo MISS SAIGON Tour Announces Casting Changes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2019

Cameron Mackintosh announced today that Ellie Fishman will assume the role of 'Ellen' beginning on September 24, 2019 at ASU Gammage in Tempe, AZ in his acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical MISS SAIGON-a smash hit in London, Broadway and across the UK-now on North American Tour.

ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Makes Its Way to the Fabulous Fox Photo ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Makes Its Way to the Fabulous Fox
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2019

TROIKA Entertainment announced the casting for the North American tour of Jimmy Buffett's ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE. The musical will star Chris Clark as Tully, Sarah Hinrichsen as Rachel, Shelly Lynn Walsh as Tammy, Peter Michael Jordan as Brick, Rachel Lyn Fobbs as Marley, Patrick Cogan as J.D. and Matthew James Sherrod as Jamal/Ted.

Casting Announced For ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE North American Tour Photo Casting Announced For ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2019

Casting has been announced for the North American tour of Jimmy Buffett's ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE.

Mixed Magic Presents Its 12th Annual Greatness Of Gospel Concert Photo Mixed Magic Presents Its 12th Annual Greatness Of Gospel Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2019

Mixed Magic Theatre presents the 12th Annual Greatness of Gospel Concert Saturday, August 31st and Sunday, September 1st at 6:00PM at Mixed Magic Amphitheater, 560 Mineral Spring Ave. Pawtucket, RI.

VIDEO: Casey Nicholaw and Caitlin Kinnunen Give Emotional Speeches at THE PROM's Fina Photo VIDEO: Casey Nicholaw and Caitlin Kinnunen Give Emotional Speeches at THE PROM's Final Curtain Call
by Stage Tube - Aug 11, 2019

The Prom has ended its Broadway run today, August 11th, after 23 preview and 310 regular performances. Following the final curtain call, Casey Nicholaw and Caitlin Kinnunen took the stage to give speeches, honoring the show and the cast. Watch the emotional video!

VIDEO: Relive THE PROM's Journey on Broadway as the Show Wraps Up its Run Photo VIDEO: Relive THE PROM's Journey on Broadway as the Show Wraps Up its Run
by Stage Tube - Aug 11, 2019

The Prom has ended its Broadway run today, August 11th, after 23 preview and 310 regular performances. A video has surfaced on YouTube, chronicling The Prom's journey throughout its run. The video features many of the cast's television performances, interviews, rehearsal footage, and more.

BWW Flashback: THE PROM Plays Final Broadway Performance Photo BWW Flashback: THE PROM Plays Final Broadway Performance
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2019

The party's over, Broadway! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, The Prom will have its last dance today August 11th. Upon its final performance, THE PROM will have played 23 preview and 310 regular performances. The show has a big future already in the works, however...

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