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SOMETHING ROTTEN West Coast Regional Premiere Opens Musical Theatre West 2019-2020 Se Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN West Coast Regional Premiere Opens Musical Theatre West 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019

Musical Theatre West (MTW) opens its 67th season with the West Coast regional theatre premiere of the 10-time Tony nominated musical Something Rotten! at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center October 18 a?" November 3.  From the co-director of The Book of Mormon and the producer of Avenue Q comes a no-holds-a?oeBarda?? deliciously loopy celebration of the greatest English playwright and the greatest American art form.   Music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Wayne Kirkpatrick and Golden Globe and Tony Award nominee Karey Kirkpatrick and book by Tony Award nominees Karey Kirkpatrick and best-selling author John O'Farrell.

VIDEO: Get A First Listen To Rob McClure As MRS. DOUBTFIRE Photo VIDEO: Get A First Listen To Rob McClure As MRS. DOUBTFIRE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2019

The world premiere of Mrs. Doubtfire will be produced by The 5th Avenue Theatre this holiday season from November 26 - December 29, 2019. Get a first listen to Rob McClure voicing the infamous nanny in this new commercial!

Shenandoah Conservatory Announces U.S. University Premiere Of SOMETHING ROTTEN! Photo Shenandoah Conservatory Announces U.S. University Premiere Of SOMETHING ROTTEN!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019

Shenandoah University has announced the U.S. university premiere of the musical a?oeSomething Rotten!a?? The Tony Award-winning musical opened on Broadway in 2015 and has already completed two major tours.

BWW Review: Get Thee to SOMETHING ROTTEN! at Marriott Theatre Photo BWW Review: Get Thee to SOMETHING ROTTEN! at Marriott Theatre
by Emily McClanathan - Sep 7, 2019

Chicagoans, lend me your ears: SOMETHING ROTTEN! has landed in Lincolnshire (the one due north of Chicago, not the one due east of Liverpool), and Marriott Theatre's regional premiere is a must-see for fans of musicals, Shakespeare, and comedy. Nominated for ten Tony Awards when it opened on Broadway in 2015, this madcap musical by Karey Kirkpatrick, John O'Farrell, and Wayne Kirkpatrick is in excellent hands with director Scott Weinstein, choreographer Alex Sanchez, and music director Ryan T. Nelson.

Rob McClure To Lead The World Premiere Of MRS. DOUBTFIRE At The 5th Avenue Theatre Photo Rob McClure To Lead The World Premiere Of MRS. DOUBTFIRE At The 5th Avenue Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2019

HE-LLLOOOOOO!! Tony-nominated actor, Rob McClure, will star in the title role of the world premiere production of Mrs. Doubtfire this holiday season.

SOMETHING ROTTEN! Comes to the Warner Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN! Comes to the Warner
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2019

Welcome to the Renaissance! The Warner Stage Company will present the outrageous, crowd-pleasing musical farce, SOMETHING ROTTEN!, on the Main Stage November 2-10, 2019.

Ask BWW: What Out-of-Town Tryouts Are Coming Up? Photo Ask BWW: What Out-of-Town Tryouts Are Coming Up?
by Linnae Medeiros - Aug 22, 2019

We asked BroadwayWorld readers to give us their most burning questions about theatre's inner workings, and we received a question asking about what out-of-town tryouts are heading to the stage in the coming months. So we've put together a look to productions from around the country, from Atlanta to Chicago to San Diego and more! Check out our guide to get a peek at upcoming shows including Six, Almost Famous, Becoming Nancy, and more!

Everything You Need to Know About the 2019-2020 Broadway Season! Photo Everything You Need to Know About the 2019-2020 Broadway Season!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

The 2019-2020 Broadway season is in full gear! Thirty-eight productions have been announced so far to hit the Great White Way this season, so there is plenty for theatergoers to look forward to! With all such a variety of musicals and plays, new works and revivals, we're getting you prepared by giving you a peek at each of the productions announced to arrived on the Great White Way this season! Take a peek at all the excitement!

Moonlight Stage Productions Announces 40th Anniversary Season Photo Moonlight Stage Productions Announces 40th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2019

For the first-time ever, Moonlight Stage Productions will produce five musicals as part of its 40th anniversary season in 2020. The season's expansion of an additional show celebrates The Moonlight's landmark record of 40 continuous years of producing award-winning and critically acclaimed musicals at the Moonlight Amphitheatre.

Wake Up With BWW 6/7: THE INHERITANCE, Carolee Carmello in HELLO, DOLLY!, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/7: THE INHERITANCE, Carolee Carmello in HELLO, DOLLY!, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Carolee Carmello in Hello, Dolly!, The Inheritance on Broadway, and more!

Jerry Zaks To Direct Pre-Broadway MRS. DOUBTFIRE at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre This Photo Jerry Zaks To Direct Pre-Broadway MRS. DOUBTFIRE at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre This Fall
by Alan Henry - Jun 6, 2019

Producer Kevin McCollum announced today that the new musical, Mrs. Doubtfire, will premiere at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre this fall on route to Broadway.  The musical features a book 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.

Wake Up With BWW 5/10: STARS IN THE ALLEY Concert, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/10: STARS IN THE ALLEY Concert, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Happy Friday! Close out another week by catching up on the latest Broadway news!

Musical Theatre West Announces 2019-2020 Season Photo Musical Theatre West Announces 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2019

Musical Theatre West (MTW) returns to the Carpenter Performing Arts Center with a line-up of West Coast regional premieres, Tony Award -winning classics, and a new family favorite, opening with the West Coast regional theater premiere of Something Rotten! (October 18 November 3, 2019); Ragtime (February 7 - 23, 2020); Mame (March 27 - April 12, 2020); and the West Coast Regional Premiere of Treasure Island (July 10 - 26, 2020).

Rob McClure & Kate Baldwin Will Lead Reading of MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical Photo Rob McClure & Kate Baldwin Will Lead Reading of MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2019

As BroadwayWorld reported last summer, Alchemation and Kevin McCollum plan to bring a musical version of MRS. DOUBTFIRE to Broadway! Four-time Tony Award Winner Jerry Zaks will direct, joined by Tony Award Nominees John O'Farrell and Karey Kirkpatrick (book) and Karey and Wayne Kirkpatrick (music and lyrics).

Beck Center's 2019-20 Professional Theater Season Announced Photo Beck Center's 2019-20 Professional Theater Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2019

Beck Center for the Arts is pleased to announce its 2019-2020 Professional Theater Season filled with signature eclectic and diverse titles that include modern classics, regional premieres, and the ninth annual collaboration with Baldwin Wallace University Musical Theatre program.  

Over 50 Artists Join Forces To Honor Michael W. Smith Photo Over 50 Artists Join Forces To Honor Michael W. Smith
by TV News Desk - May 1, 2019

35 Years Of Friends: Celebrating The Music Of Michael W. Smith was packed with over 3 hours of performances from singers including: Amy Grant, Wynonna, Randy Travis with Steven Curtis Chapman, Jordin Sparks with Jordan Smith, Rascal Flatts, The Backstreet Boys' Brian Littrell, Charlie Daniels, the Gatlin Brothers, Vince Gill with Wayne Kirkpatrick, Matthew West, Avalon, The Oak Ridge Boys, CeCe Winans, Francesca Battistelli, Sandi Patty with Natalie Grant, Ricky Skaggs with the Isaacs, Jason Crabb, Lee Greenwood, Mark Lowry, Jim Brickman, T. Graham Brown and more.

BWW REVIEW: Sioux Falls Welcomes SOMETHING ROTTEN! to The Washington Pavilion. Photo BWW REVIEW: Sioux Falls Welcomes SOMETHING ROTTEN! to The Washington Pavilion.
by Katie Becker - Apr 24, 2019

SOMETHING ROTTEN! kicked off a three-night run in Sioux Falls, SD Tuesday night, which just so happen to also be William Shakespeare's 454th birthday. What a great way to celebrate Shakespeare!

Billy Ray Cyrus, Charlie Daniels, Gavin DeGraw Join Michael W. Smith Tribute Photo Billy Ray Cyrus, Charlie Daniels, Gavin DeGraw Join Michael W. Smith Tribute
by TV News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

Billy Ray Cyrus, Charlie Daniels, Gavin DeGraw, Home Free, The Katinas, Wes King, Nicole C. Mullins, Michael Tait, Matthew Ward and Zach Williams have been added to the star-studded lineup to celebrate Michael W. Smith during the once-in-a-lifetime tribute event taking place April 30th at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena.

SOMETHING ROTTEN! Heads to Akron May 14 & 15 Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN! Heads to Akron May 14 & 15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2019

The completely original new musical Something Rotten!, originally directed and choreographed on Broadway by Tony Award-winner Casey Nicholaw (Mean Girls, The Book of Mormon, Aladdin), with music and lyrics by Grammy Award-winner and Tony Award nominee Wayne Kirkpatrick and Golden Globe Award and Tony Award nominee Karey Kirkpatrick and a book by Tony Award nominees Karey Kirkpatrick and best-selling author John O'Farrell, will play Akron's E.J. Thomas Hall May 14 and 15, 2019 as part of the 18-19 Broadway in Akron series.

SOMETHING ROTTEN! Comes to Washington Pavilion Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN! Comes to Washington Pavilion
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2019

Taking the stage at the Washington Pavilion April 23-25, the completely original new musical SOMETHING ROTTEN! Nominated for 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical, SOMETHING ROTTEN! is "a deliriously entertaining new musical comedy that brings down the house!" (New York Post).

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