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Photo Flashback: Remembering Hal Prince Photo Photo Flashback: Remembering Hal Prince
by Walter McBride - Aug 7, 2019

As BroadwayWorld sadly reported last week, legendary Broadway director and producer Hal Prince passed away at 91 years of age after a brief illness, in Reykjavik, Iceland.

Photo Flash: First Look at Michael Mayer and Tom Kitt's New Adaptation of AS YOU LIKE IT in Tokyo
by Christina Mancuso - Jan 6, 2017

Toho Co., Ltd. presents the world premiere of a new production of William Shakespeare's romantic comedy AS YOU LIKE IT from the Tony Award-winning creative team of Michael Mayer and Tom Kitt, who will reunite after previous collaborations on American Idiot: The Musical on Broadway and Second Stage Theatre's Everyday Rapture, which opened in Tokyo on January 4, and plays through February 4, 2017.

Michael Mayer and Tom Kitt's New Adaptation of AS YOU LIKE IT Opens in Tokyo Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Toho Co., Ltd. has announced the world premiere of a new production of William Shakespeare's romantic comedy AS YOU LIKE IT from the Tony Award-winning creative team of Michael Mayer and Tom Kitt, who will reunite after previous collaborations on American Idiot: The Musical on Broadway and Second Stage Theatre's Everyday Rapture, which will open in Tokyo in January 2017.

Michael Mayer and Tom Kitt's New Adaptation of AS YOU LIKE IT to Open in Tokyo This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

Toho Co., Ltd. has announced the world premiere of a new production of William Shakespeare's romantic comedy AS YOU LIKE IT from the Tony Award-winning creative team of Michael Mayer and Tom Kitt, who will reunite after previous collaborations on American Idiot: The Musical on Broadway and Second Stage Theatre's Everyday Rapture, which will open in Tokyo in January 2017.

PRINCE OF BROADWAY Starts Final Week in Japan; Is Broadway Next?
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 7, 2015

Japan can't get enough of PRINCE OF BROADWAY (see video below), and that's too bad, because there are just five performances left at Osaka's Umeda Arts Theatre. On opening night, after a solid ten minutes of applause after the final curtain, Prince and the rest of the creative team went out one more time. Despite the show's success overseas, an official announcement has not yet been made regrading a run on Broadway... but that hasn't kept us from wondering. So what's next for PRINCE? We're keeping our appendages crossed for an announcement soon and we'll keep you posted with updates!

VIDEO: First Full Look at Star-Packed PRINCE OF BROADWAY in Japan
by Stage Tube - Nov 11, 2015

PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, is now running in Japan. Get a first look below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at PRINCE OF BROADWAY in Japan!
by Stage Tube - Nov 6, 2015

PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, plays from tonight, October 23, through November 22, 2015 at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo, Japan and November 28-December 10, 2015 at Umeda Arts Theatre, Main Hall, in Osaka, Japan.

VIDEO: PRINCE OF BROADWAY's Emily Skinner Posts Pre-Performance Preps
by Michael Dale - Nov 5, 2015

Catch some of the last minute warmups and preparations as the overture plays in the background.

BWW Review: PRINCE OF BROADWAY Conquers Audiences in Tokyo and Beyond
by Bonny Loo - Oct 30, 2015

Billed as 'a new musical', the world premiere of Prince of Broadway at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo salutes legendary Broadway producer/director, Harold Prince. Co-directed by Prince himself and Susan Stroman (who also choreographs), the evening celebrates an illustrious career spanning over six decades from the 1950s up to the present day, during which time Hal Prince has produced and/or directed more than 30 Broadway shows, winning a record 21 Tony Awards along the way.

Photo Flash: Ramin Karimloo Shows Off Superman Look for PRINCE OF BROADWAY
by Sally Henry Fuller - Oct 25, 2015

PRINCE OF BROADWAY's Ramin Karimloo has just shared an inside look at one of his many costumes from the new musical. With a photo of himself in a full Superman outfit, Karimloo writes on Instagram, 'And so there it is. The full get up. Another character I get to have fun with in The Prince of Broadway...' Check out the photo below!

Photo Flash: The Prince Has Arrived- Go Inside Opening Night of PRINCE OF BROADWAY in Japan!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 23, 2015

Set designer Beowulf Boritt recently took to Facebook to share more photos of the stars of PRINCE OF BROADWAY on opening night in Japan. Scroll down for a peek a scenes from SWEENEY TODD, FOLLIES, KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN and more! Click here for even more of his shots of the cast onstage.

Star-Packed PRINCE OF BROADWAY Premieres in Japan Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2015

PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, plays from tonight, October 23, through November 22, 2015 at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo, Japan and November 28-December 10, 2015 at Umeda Arts Theatre, Main Hall, in Osaka, Japan.

Much-Buzzed-About PRINCE OF BROADWAY to Premiere Exclusively at Tokyo Theatre Orb, Oct. 23
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2015

Umeda Arts Theater will present the World Premiere of 'PRINCE OF BROADWAY'. The show celebrates the legendary career of Harold Prince, whose 21 Tony wins reflect his status as Broadway's most influential director and producer. This extraordinary musical premieres in Japan, before anywhere else in the world.

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Josh Grisetti, Shuler Hensley, Mariand Torres and More Onstage in PRINCE OF BROADWAY in Japan
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2015

Set designer Beowulf Boritt recently took to Facebook to share a first look at the stars of PRINCE OF BROADWAY in costume and onstage in Japan. Scroll down for a peek a scenes from SWEENEY TODD, EVITA, COMPANY, PHANTOM, CABARET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and more!

PHOTO FLASH: Backstage Pics of PRINCE OF BROADWAY's Emily Skinner as COMPANY's Joanne and A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC's Desiree Armfeldt
by Michael Dale - Oct 20, 2015

A pair of photos showing the Tony nominee all set to sing two Sondheim classics.

STAGE TUBE: PRINCE OF BROADWAY Cast Sings WEST SIDE STORY, CABARET, DAMN YANKEES & More in New Preview!
by Stage Tube - Oct 19, 2015

The Prince has arrived in Japan! PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, plays from October 23-November 22, 2015 at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo, Japan and November 28-December 10, 2015 at Umeda Arts Theatre, Main Hall, in Osaka, Japan. The cast and crew has officially arrived in Japan, and gave the press another sneak peek, this time performing songs from WEST SIDE STORY, CABARET, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, DAMN YANKEES, and more! Check out clips are featured by Spice, below!

Hot Photos: In Japan with PRINCE OF BROADWAY via Nancy Opel's Scrapbook!
by Robert Diamond - Oct 17, 2015

PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, plays from October 23-November 22, 2015 at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo, Japan and November 28-December 10, 2015 at Umeda Arts Theatre, Main Hall, in Osaka, Japan. The cast and crew is now rehearsing in Japan, and we're excited to share a scrapbook of photos from the uber-talented Nancy Opel! 

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: October 3-9
by Nora Dominick - Oct 9, 2015

Trying to get tickets to all the new shows on Broadway? Still trying to win the #Ham4Ham lottery? Didn't have time to check in on your favorite Broadway stars? Well don't worry BroadwayWorld has rounded up some of the biggest stories from this week from Broadway and beyond with BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures.'

Photo Coverage: Go Inside the Rehearsal Room with the PRINCE OF BROADWAY Cast and Creative Team!
by Walter McBride - Oct 7, 2015

PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, plays from October 23-November 22, 2015 at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo, Japan and November 28-December 10, 2015 at Umeda Arts Theatre, Main Hall, in Osaka, Japan. The cast and crew just met the press earlier this week, and BroadwayWorld was on hand. Check out photso of the cast in rehearsal, with previews of 'Being Alive,' 'Can't Held Lovin' Dat Man',' 'You've Got Possibilities' and more!

BWW TV: PRINCE OF BROADWAY Rehearses COMPANY, SWEENEY TODD, SHOW BOAT & More for Tokyo Premiere- Extended Sneak Peek!
by TV - On the Road - Oct 7, 2015

PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, plays from October 23-November 22, 2015 at Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo, Japan and November 28-December 10, 2015 at Umeda Arts Theatre, Main Hall, in Osaka, Japan. The cast and crew just met the press earlier this week, and BroadwayWorld was on hand. Check out and extended look at the cast in rehearsal, with previews of 'Being Alive,' 'Can't Held Lovin' Dat Man',' 'You've Got Possibilities' and more!

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