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The White Theatre to Present SOMETHING ROTTEN! in 2021 Photo The White Theatre to Present SOMETHING ROTTEN! in 2021
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2020

The Lewis and Shirley White Theatre at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City (The J) is excited to announce it has secured the rights to the Broadway smash hit a?oeSomething Rottena?? for its 2020-2021 season.

MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Hold Open Call for Lydia Hillard Understudy Photo MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Hold Open Call for Lydia Hillard Understudy
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

MRS. DOUBTFIRE is on her way to Broadway, but first the new musical is on the hunt for an additional cast member. Telsey + Company has just announced that an open casting call will be held in NYC this Monday, February 3, for ensemble/Lydia Hillard understudy.

SOMETHING ROTTEN! Now Available For Licensing From Music Theatre International Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN! Now Available For Licensing From Music Theatre International
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International has announced the Broadway hit and Tony winning musical comedy SOMETHING ROTTEN! is now available for licensing worldwide.

The Public Theater Announces 2020-21 Season Photo The Public Theater Announces 2020-21 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2020

Here is the list of shows that The Public Theater of San Antonio will be producing in their upcoming 2020-2021 Season!

Rob McClure Addresses Concerns Over MRS. DOUBTFIRE's Impact On Transgender Community  Photo Rob McClure Addresses Concerns Over MRS. DOUBTFIRE's Impact On Transgender Community At BroadwayCon
by Alan Henry - Jan 25, 2020

Rob McClure addressed concerns about how the upcoming Mrs. Doubtfire handles it's crossdressing lead character following media reports of the show seeking advice from GLAAD, amongst other LGBTQ+ advocating organizations. McClure spoke about the issue during the show's mainstage panel at BroadwayCon. How Broadway shows address characters in drag has been a recurring heated debate amongst fans and transgender/gender non-conforming audiences.

BWW TV: Watch Rob McClure Perform Two Songs From MRS. DOUBTFIRE at BroadwayCon Photo BWW TV: Watch Rob McClure Perform Two Songs From MRS. DOUBTFIRE at BroadwayCon
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 24, 2020

Rob McClure performed two songs from Mrs. Doubtfire at BroadwayCon! Take a look below!

Video: Rob McClure Shares a First Peek at MRS. DOUBTFIRE Photo Video: Rob McClure Shares a First Peek at MRS. DOUBTFIRE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2020

Everyone's favorite nanny is on her way to Broadway in Mrs. Doubtfire!

Up on the Marquee: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Arrives on Broadway Photo Up on the Marquee: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Arrives on Broadway
by Walter McBride - Jan 13, 2020

MRS. DOUBTFIRE features a book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O'Farrell and music and lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick, the Tony Award nominated team behind Something Rotten! Four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks (Hello, Dolly!) will direct and Lorin Latarro (Waitress) will choreograph. Ethan Popp (Tina) will serve as Music Supervisor, Arranger and Orchestrator.

VIDEO: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Comes to Broadway in 2020 - Watch the Brand New Trailer! Photo VIDEO: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Comes to Broadway in 2020 - Watch the Brand New Trailer!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2020

Happy new year, poppets! Mrs. Doubtfire hits Broadway in 2020, and we're kicking off the year with a brand new trailer for the show.

Review Roundup: MRS. DOUBTFIRE's Pre-Broadway Engagement in Seattle - What Do the Cri Photo Review Roundup: MRS. DOUBTFIRE's Pre-Broadway Engagement in Seattle - What Do the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Dec 16, 2019

Mrs. Doubtfire recently celebrated its opening night of its pre-Broadway engagement at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre. Let's see what the critics are saying...

First Look: Rob McClure in the Broadway-Bound MRS. DOUBTFIRE in Seattle Photo First Look: Rob McClure in the Broadway-Bound MRS. DOUBTFIRE in Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at MRS. DOUBTFIRE which celebrates its opening night tonight at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre! Get a first look at the cast in action!

GLAAD Clarifies Work With TOOTSIE And MRS. DOUBTFIRE Photo GLAAD Clarifies Work With TOOTSIE And MRS. DOUBTFIRE
by Alan Henry - Dec 11, 2019

Following multiple media reports of GLAAD working with the producers of the new Mrs. Doubtfire musical in Seattle, the organization has clarified their involvement with the production - as well as the current Broadway musical Tootsie - which is set to wrap up it's run in January.

Peninsula Players Theatre Announces 85th Season Photo Peninsula Players Theatre Announces 85th Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2019

Peninsula Players Theatre, America's oldest professional resident summer theater and Door County's theatrical icon, is thrilled to announce its 85th season performing June 16 through October 18, 2020. Nestled along Door County, Wisconsin's scenic shore, the award-winning acting company of Peninsula Players has been enthralling generations of audiences in its 600-plus seat, all-weather pavilion since 1935, presenting hundreds of pre-Broadway tryouts, world premières, classic dramas, comedies and musicals.

MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Be Extended Through January 4, 2020 Photo MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Be Extended Through January 4, 2020
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2019

It's been extended, poppets! Following a week of sold out previews, The 5th Avenue Theatre has announce that the world premiere production of Mrs. Doubtfire has been extended through January 4, 2020 by overwhelming demand. Mrs. Doubtfire, which officially opens Friday, December 13, 2019, will play an additional week past the original December 29, 2019 closing date. Please see the end of this release for performance details.

VIDEO: Rob McClure Talks MRS. DOUBTFIRE, Parenthood, And More! Photo VIDEO: Rob McClure Talks MRS. DOUBTFIRE, Parenthood, And More!
by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2019

Check out a brand new interview with Tony-nominee, Rob McClure, as he prepares to bring the iconic nanny, Mrs. Doubtfire, to life in a brand-new musical adaptation of the film!

Tickets For MRS. DOUBTFIRE On Broadway Are Now On Sale Photo Tickets For MRS. DOUBTFIRE On Broadway Are Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2019

Tickets for the Broadway premiere of Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical, are now on sale at Telecharge.com. Produced by multi-Tony Award winner Kevin McCollum (Avenue Q, Rent, In The Heights, Something Rotten!), Mrs. Doubtfire is based on Twentieth Century Fox Motion Picture. Mrs. Doubtfire will begin previews on Monday, March 9, 2020 and open on Sunday, April 5 at Broadway's Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St).

Full Cast Announced for MRS. DOUBTFIRE Including Cameron Adams, Doreen Montalvo, and  Photo Full Cast Announced for MRS. DOUBTFIRE Including Cameron Adams, Doreen Montalvo, and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2019

Complete casting has been announced for Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical that will have its world premiere this holiday season at The 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle, playing November 26 a?' December 29, 2019.

Breaking: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Open on Broadway in Spring 2020 at the Stephen Sondheim Photo Breaking: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Open on Broadway in Spring 2020 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

This just in! Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical based on the film of the same name, will open on Broadway this coming spring at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Previews will begin Monday, March 9, 2020 in advance of an official opening night on Sunday, April 5, 2020.

Cape Rep Theatre Presents Cape Premiere Of SOMETHING ROTTEN! Photo Cape Rep Theatre Presents Cape Premiere Of SOMETHING ROTTEN!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

Cape Rep Theatre will present the regional premiere of SOMETHING ROTTEN!, book by Karey Kirkpatrick & John O'Farrell, music and lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick & Karey Kirkpatrick, conceived by Karey Kirkpatrick & Wayne Kirkpatrick, November 6 through December 8, Tuesdays through Thursdays at 7 pm, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, and Sundays at 2 pm. No performances November 26, 27 & 28. Tickets are $35 and $40. Pay-What-You-Can-Night is the first Friday, November 8th. Group rates & Student Rush tickets also available, call the box office for details. Post show Talk Backs November 13 & 24. Special performance to benefit the Young Company, December 1, tickets $75. Cape Rep Indoor Theater. North Side Route 6A E. Brewster. 508.896.1888 or www.caperep.org.

Rialto Chatter: Will MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical Land on Broadway Next Year? Photo Rialto Chatter: Will MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical Land on Broadway Next Year?
by Rialto Chatter - Oct 10, 2019

A recent Facebook post from Miranda Hillard, the character played by Sally Field in the 1993 film, teases the musical and makes us wonder if the announcement of a Broadway transfer is imminent.

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