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Bio:
Tom Kitt is an American composer, conductor, orchestrator, and musician. For his score for the musical Next to Normal, he shared the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama with Brian Yorkey. He has also won two Tony Awards and an Outer Critics Circle Award for Next to Normal, as well as Tony and Outer ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tom Kitt is an American composer, conductor, orchestrator, and musician. For his score for the musical Next to Normal, he shared the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama with Brian Yorkey. He has also won two Tony Awards and an Outer Critics Circle Award for Next to Normal, as well as Tony and Outer ... (read complete bio)
Fort Salem Theater Presents NEXT TO NORMAL Photo Fort Salem Theater Presents NEXT TO NORMAL
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 21, 2021

Fort Salem Theater has announced their 2021 cast and creative team of Next To Normal, opening July 23 and running through August 1. This will be the second musical of the season, following an extended run of The Marvelous Wonderettes, which reopened the theater under new management on June 18 (closing June 27).

StoryBook Theatre to Announced 45th Season at MISPLACED Fundraiser Photo StoryBook Theatre to Announced 45th Season at MISPLACED Fundraiser
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 19, 2021

StoryBook Theatre is opening the curtains for their 45th Season of productions, called the Season of Hope, with the intention of bringing light to a difficult time in the arts. They will formally announce their new season on June 19th at 7:30 p.m. during the MisPlaced Fundraiser.

VIDEOS: Get Ready For Jenn Colella on THE SETH CONCERT SERIES Sunday Photo VIDEOS: Get Ready For Jenn Colella on THE SETH CONCERT SERIES Sunday
by Team BWW - Jun 17, 2021

Jenn Colella is stopping by the Seth Rudetsky Concert Series this weekend! We're looking back at past performances before her show on Sunday!

BroadwayWorld Celebrates Pride: Top 10 LGBTQ+ Musicals! Photo BroadwayWorld Celebrates Pride: Top 10 LGBTQ+ Musicals!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2021

June marks the official start of Pride Month! This year, BroadwayWorld is celebrating pride with a series focused on some of our favorite LGBTQ-themed musicals, plays, characters, and songs!

THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 11, 2021

It was just announced by the Pulitzer Prize organization that Katori Hall's The Hot Wing King has officially won the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. This year's finalists included Circle Jerk by Michael Breslin and Patrick Foley and Stew by Zora Howard.

Tom Kitt Will Release Debut Album 'Reflect' This Summer; Featuring Elizabeth Stanley, Photo Tom Kitt Will Release Debut Album 'Reflect' This Summer; Featuring Elizabeth Stanley, Jenn Colella, Mandy Gonzalez, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 11, 2021

Reflect features songs co-written and performed by some of Broadway's biggest stars, including Adrienne Warren, Mandy Gonzalez, Michael McElroy, Jenn Colella, Danny Burstein, Javier Muñoz, Lauren Patten, Jerry Dixon, Elizabeth Stanley, Heidi Blickenstaff, Brian d'Arcy James and Pearl Sun along with Kitt's own children Julia and Michael Kitt.

Musicians For Social Equity Launch Mentorship Program For Musicians Of Color Photo Musicians For Social Equity Launch Mentorship Program For Musicians Of Color
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 7, 2021

Non-Profit organization Musicians United for Social Equity today announced two initiatives as part of their inaugural Mentorship Program. These initiatives are the first of many ongoing opportunities MUSE will be creating to ensure a more equitable pipeline is available to all current and future theatre musicians of color. 

UN DĂŤA COMO HOY: BILLY ELLIOT ganaba 10 Premios Tony Photo UN DĂŤA COMO HOY: BILLY ELLIOT ganaba 10 Premios Tony
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 7, 2021

La obra estuvo nominada a trece premios, mientras que su gran competidora, NEXT TO NORMAL, lo estuvo a once

Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Announces Summer Season Featuring Beth Leavel, Telly Le Photo Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Announces Summer Season Featuring Beth Leavel, Telly Leung, Betty Buckley & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2021

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has announced the 2021 summer season, which will be held in a hybrid format — both online and in-person. Support for artists, a welcoming environment for imaginative discovery and celebration, and the safety of our community are at the forefront of this #ONeillSummer.

Roe Hartrampf, Danyel Fulton, Diana Huey and Heath Saunders to be Featured in NYYS MT Photo Roe Hartrampf, Danyel Fulton, Diana Huey and Heath Saunders to be Featured in NYYS MTS Songwriter Showcase 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2021

Under the Artistic Direction of Anna K. Jacobs, the New York Youth Symphony Musical Theater Songwriting (NYYS MTS) program will host its third annual Songwriter Showcase on June 8, 2021 at 6:00 PM.

Full Cast Announced for NEXT TO NORMAL Presented by James Terry Collective Photo Full Cast Announced for NEXT TO NORMAL Presented by James Terry Collective
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021

After an extensive audition process of over 250 performers, James Terry Collective has announced the full cast of Next to Normal. Previously announced, this electric production will star Queenie van de Zandt in the leading role of Diana Goodman. Returning to the stage is Tyran Parke as Dan Goodman.

Tickets On Sale Now For JAGGED LITTLE PILL in Sydney; Coming This September! Photo Tickets On Sale Now For JAGGED LITTLE PILL in Sydney; Coming This September!
by Stephi Wild - May 30, 2021

As previously announced, producers JAGGED LITTLE PILL the 15-time Tony Award nominated Broadway musical, inspired by the ground-breaking album of the same name by Grammy Award winner Alanis Morissette, is coming to Sydney. Audiences will be the first outside of Broadway to experience this electrifying and inspiring production from September 23rd as it premieres at Theatre Royal Sydney.

A PERFECT LITTLE DEATH, New Album Melding Stephen Sondheim & Sufjan Stevens, to be Re Photo A PERFECT LITTLE DEATH, New Album Melding Stephen Sondheim & Sufjan Stevens, to be Released in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 28, 2021

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS will release the new album A Perfect Little Death by SUF/SOND – the brainchild of New York singer/songwriter Eleri Ward – in streaming and digital formats on Friday, June 4. 

BWW Review: Alice Ripley Turns on the Heat at The Green Room 42 Photo BWW Review: Alice Ripley Turns on the Heat at The Green Room 42
by Ricky Pope - May 23, 2021

Alice Ripley’s gift as a performer has always been to lead with vulnerability. She doesn’t so much sing songs as she inhabits them. There is always a rich inner life going on. She’s one of the most authentic performers you’re likely to see because she's one of the most authentic humans you’re likely to find.

VIDEO: All New Look at INTIMATE APPAREL and FLYING OVER SUNSET in Lincoln Center Thea Photo VIDEO: All New Look at INTIMATE APPAREL and FLYING OVER SUNSET in Lincoln Center Theater's TALES FROM THE WINGS
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2021

TALES FROM THE WINGS: A Lincoln Center Theater Celebration!, a virtual gala, premiered last night, May 13. The event includes never-before-seen clips from the theater's upcoming productions, Flying Over Sunset and Intimate Apparel.

FLYING OVER SUNSET and INTIMATE APPAREL Set Reopening Dates at Lincoln Center Theater Photo FLYING OVER SUNSET and INTIMATE APPAREL Set Reopening Dates at Lincoln Center Theater
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2021

Lincoln Center Theater has announced reopening dates for Flying Over Sunset and Intimate Apparel!

LISTEN: John Bolton and Charlie Alterman Join TAKE A BOW's 50th Episode Celebration Photo LISTEN: John Bolton and Charlie Alterman Join TAKE A BOW's 50th Episode Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2021

Eli Tokash, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, has announced the past two guests on TAKE A BOW. The seasoned vet of NINE BROADWAY SHOWS, John Bolton, joins Take A Bow. Charlie Alterman joins to bring a new field that has yet to be discussed on the podcast.

You Oughta Know JAGGED LITTLE PILL Will Return to Broadway in October Photo You Oughta Know JAGGED LITTLE PILL Will Return to Broadway in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021

Producers Vivek J. Tiwary, Arvind Ethan David and Eva Price have announced that the 15-time Tony Award-nominated and Grammy Award-winning Broadway musical Jagged Little Pill will reopen on Broadway on Thursday, October 21, 2021, ending a nineteen-month suspension of performances due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

BRING IT ON THE MUSICAL Announces UK and Ireland Tour Photo BRING IT ON THE MUSICAL Announces UK and Ireland Tour
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2021

BRING IT ON THE MUSICAL will embark on a UK and Ireland Tour following a Christmas season at London's Southbank Centre.

James Terry Collective to Present NEXT TO NORMAL Photo James Terry Collective to Present NEXT TO NORMAL
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 28, 2021

James Terry Collective has announced it will be bringing the Tony Award winning musical, Next to Normal, to Chapel Off Chapel for a limited season this July.

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