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Broadway debut! Off-Broadway: Trip of Love. Tour: Elf the Musical. Regional: Chicago, A Chorus Line, The Little Mermaid. BFA, University of Arizona. Endless thanks to MSA and the entire Anastasia team for this dream come true! Friends, teachers, M&M, Daddy, Spooks, and Mommy (my biggest cheerleader) ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway debut! Off-Broadway: Trip of Love. Tour: Elf the Musical. Regional: Chicago, A Chorus Line, The Little Mermaid. BFA, University of Arizona. Endless thanks to MSA and the entire Anastasia team for this dream come true! Friends, teachers, M&M, Daddy, Spooks, and Mommy (my biggest cheerleader) ... (read complete bio)
ROMY AND MICHELE: The Musical Will Hold Developmental Workshop This Month Photo ROMY AND MICHELE: The Musical Will Hold Developmental Workshop This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021

Get the scoop on the new musical, based on the 1997 cult classic,¬†Romy¬†and Michele‚Äôs High School Reunion, is written by the film‚Äôs screenwriter,¬†Robin Schiff, features a thrilling new score by¬†Gwendolyn Sanford¬†and¬†Brandon Jay¬†(‚ÄúOrange is the New Black‚ÄĚ), choreography by¬†Peggy Hickey¬†(Anastasia), scenic design by¬†Scott Pask¬†(Waitress, Mean Girls)¬†and is directed¬†by Kristin Hanggi¬†(Broadway's¬†Rock of Ages).

Anika Noni Rose, Alex Brightman, Christy Altomare and More Join JINGLE JANGLE: A CHRI Photo Anika Noni Rose, Alex Brightman, Christy Altomare and More Join JINGLE JANGLE: A CHRISTMAS JOURNEY Live Singalong
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 4, 2020

Join Tony Award- winner Anika Noni Rose as she hosts the Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey Global SING-ALONG.

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 30- with John Lloyd Young, THE BOYS IN TH Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 30- with John Lloyd Young, THE BOYS IN THE BAND, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 30, 2020

Today (September 30) in live streaming: the premiere of The Boys in the Band, John Lloyd Young visits Backstage Live, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 23- with Julie Taymor, Lena Hall, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 23- with Julie Taymor, Lena Hall, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 23, 2020

Today (September 23) in live streaming: Lena Hall gets obsessed, Julie Taymor visits backstage Live, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 9- with Amanda Green, the Righteous Broth Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 9- with Amanda Green, the Righteous Brothers and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 9, 2020

Today (September 9) in live streaming: Amanda Green visits Backstage Live, The Righteous Brothers perform at The Space, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 2- with Telly Leung, Schele Williams, and Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, September 2- with Telly Leung, Schele Williams, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 2, 2020

Today (September 2) in live streaming: Telly Leung visits Backstage Live, Schele Williams chats with the Chaos Twins, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 26- with Carolee Carmello, Alexander Hodge a Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 26- with Carolee Carmello, Alexander Hodge and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 26, 2020

Today (August 26) in live streaming: Carolee Carmello visits Backstage Live, The Chaos Twins welcome Alexander Hodge, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 19- with André De Shields, Jose Llana and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 19- with André De Shields, Jose Llana and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 19, 2020

Today (August 19) in live streaming: Gen Z unites on Stars in the House, Andre De Shields stops by Backstage Live, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 5- with André De Shields, Freestyle Love Su Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 5- with André De Shields, Freestyle Love Supreme and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 5, 2020

Today (August 5) in live streaming: Andre De Shields visits Backstage Live, Freestyle Love Supreme reunites on Stars in the House and so much more!

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 2, 2020

TOOTSIE To Play Final Broadway Performance in January Photo TOOTSIE To Play Final Broadway Performance in January
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2019

It was announced today that the Tony-nominated musical TOOTSIE will play its final performance at at the Marquis Theatre on Sunday, January 5, 2020.

TOOTSIE Partners With New School's College Of Performing Arts For National Author's D Photo TOOTSIE Partners With New School's College Of Performing Arts For National Author's Day
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2019

In honor of National Author's Day today, November 1, TOOTSIE has partnered with The New School's College of Performing Arts to launch a playwriting contest for its students. Participants must submit a new, original 5-minute comedic play with the title a?oeWho Are You?a?? based off a TOOTSIE song of the same title. The winner of the contest will receive a private writing consultation with Tony Award-winning book writer Robert Horn.

Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates Cast Album Release at Barnes and Noble Photo Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates Cast Album Release at Barnes and Noble
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 11, 2019

Tootsie cast members celebrated the release of their cast recording with a live performance and a CD signing at Barnes and Noble on September 10.

TOOTSIE Will Celebrate Cast Recording Release at Barnes and Noble in September Photo TOOTSIE Will Celebrate Cast Recording Release at Barnes and Noble in September
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2019

Tootsie cast members will celebrate the release of their cast recording with a live performance and a CD signing at Barnes and Noble on September 10.

Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates 100th Performance on Broadway Photo Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates 100th Performance on Broadway
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 23, 2019

Tootsie celebrated its 100th performance last night, July 22. BroadwayWorld was there for the celebration and you can check out the photos!

TOOTSIE Releases New Block of Tickets Through April 2020 Photo TOOTSIE Releases New Block of Tickets Through April 2020
by Julie Musbach - Jun 6, 2019

TOOTSIE, has announced a new block of tickets on sale through April 19, 2020. Tickets will go on sale to the general public tomorrow, Friday, June 7

VIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America Photo VIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2019

The cast of the Tony-nominated musical Tootsie brought Dorothy Michaels to Good Morning America this morning to perform the show's number 'Unstoppable' with its Tony-nominated star, Santino Fontana! Check out the full video below!

TOOTSIE to Launch National Tour in 2020; West End, Australia, and Japan Productions A Photo TOOTSIE to Launch National Tour in 2020; West End, Australia, and Japan Productions Announced!
by Alan Henry - May 16, 2019

The 11-Time Tony Award-nominated musical, TOOTSIE, will launch a North American Tour at Shea's Buffalo Theater in Buffalo, New York, in Fall 2020, announced producers Scott Sanders and Carol Fineman. Casting, exact dates and additional cities will be announced at a later date.

VIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE Photo VIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2019

On today's episode of 'Broadway Week' on 'Live with Kelly and Ryan,' Kelly Ripa goes behind the scenes of 'Tootsie.' She sits down with Santino Fontana, and even tries to take home his character's iconic red dress!

BWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! Photo BWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 24, 2019

Last night, Dorothy Michaels officially came to Broadway with the opening of Tootsie at the Marquis Theatre, and cast member John Behlmann took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story all throughout the most important night and gave us an inside look at everything from pre-show to the after party! If you missed all the fun (or just want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover; check it all out below!

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