Tony Award-winner and current nominee, Jim Dale sat down with BroadwayWorld.com's Craig Brockman in this candid one-on-one interview backstage at The Threepenny Opera. Jim shares stories about his career which spans from comedian to accidental pop star to legendary stage, screen and Guinness Book of World Records performer. Click now to watch! (more...)
Seth's Broadway Chatterbox is a New York City theater institution featuring the who's who of Broadway. Hosted by Seth Rudetsky, this weekly event held at Don't Tell Mama often offers audiences an intimate performance by the guest of the evening. BroadwayWorld.com is pleased to bring you a four part series of highlights featuring many of these performances. Click now to watch! (more...)
Ana Gasteyer who stars as Fosca and Director Gary Griffin discuss the current production of 'Passion'. Ana and Gary also tell us about their other career highlights including Gasteyer's roles in Wicked, Three Penny Opera and Funny Girl. Griffin reflects on the Color Purple and The Apple Tree. (more...)
Girl Crazy, the Gershwin's fanciful depression-era musical of 1930, is the tale of a sophisticated New Yorker (Chris Diamantopoulos) marooned in a dusty Western cow town with no one who understands him but the Yiddish-speaking cabbie (Wayne Knight) who brought him there and no one to love but the only woman (Becki Newton) within 50 miles. The show gave birth to one of the all-time flashiest Broadway scores, featuring 'I Got Rhythm,' 'Embraceable You,' 'But Not for Me' and 'Bidin' My Time,' among others. Girl Crazy opened at the Alvin Theatre on October 14, 1930 and ran for 272 performances. (more...)
Multiple Emmy Award winning icon Betty Whitehosted NBC's Saturday Night Live on May 8. White made her first appearance in Studio 8H. The episode featured Saturday Night Live alumni Rachel Dratch, Ana Gastever, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Molly Shannon, and Maya Rudolkph. FELA! producer Jay-Z will be the musical guest.
Check out the opening number with Betty White, Kristen Wiig, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph, Molly Shannon, Rachel Dratch and Ana Gasteyer. (more...)
The next classes will begin on December 6, 2010! Taught by Liz Caplan, the first session will consist of six exclusive weekly 30-minute classes, available online on Monday nights only to registered students. Each session will also include a special celebrity guest interview discussing their proven vocal techniques!
A Georgia production of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, playing at Atlanta's Plaza Theatre has just been shut down by local political leaders for being overly offensive and too risque. After the mayor, Wayne Garner, was shown a video of the show in rehearsal, officials decided that an R-rated farce was not suitable for a city-owned venue, and the production was stopped. (more...)
On Wednesday night's Halloween episode of ABC' SUBURGATORY, Tessa's costume reminds the kids at school of a recently departed neighbor; George tries to convince Dallas that Halloween is fun; Dallas' husband returns from a business trip.Teresa attempts to make a mockery of her peers by reminding the kids at school of a recent departed neighbor! The episode airs Wednesday at 8:30/7:30c on the ABC Network. (more...)
On Wednesday night's episode (November 2nd) of ABC's hit new comedy SUBURGATORY titled 'Charity Case', Tessa is irritated by all the cafeteria waste at school and motivates the student body to get involved with giving back. (more...)
On the upcoming episode of ABC's SUBURGATORY entitled 'Sweet Sixteen', Tessa tells Dallas that she wants a simple get together for her sixteenth birthday, but Dallas convinces her to let Dalia plan the ultimate birthday extravaganza at the country club, complete with a live performance by her favorite band, specialty drinks and go-go cages. (more...)
On Wednesday night's episode of SUBURGATORY on ABC entitled, 'Thanksgiving', Tessa is depressed that she has to spend Thanksgiving in the suburbs, so she convinces Dallas to take her to the city for a girls' day out. During their fun day, they run across George making out with a woman while he was supposed to be 'working.' Angry with George for lying to her, Tessa confronts him during the Royces' Thanksgiving dinner. (more...)
BroadwayWorld gives you a behind the scenes look at rehearsals for The Broadway Beauty Pageant. Watch the video below!
The event will take place on Monday evening, March 19th, at 8p.m. at Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th St.). The popular event is the annual benefit of New York's Ali Forney Center. (more...)
Actress Alicia Silverstone makes a special guest appearance on the April 18 episode of ABC's SUBURGATORY entitled 'Entering Eden'. In the episode, when George meets Eden (Silverstone) at the Chatswin Farmer's Market, there is an immediate attraction and he finds himself smitten with her and her healthy eating habits. (more...)
Josh Young, who is starring as 'Judas' in Broadway's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR after originating the role in both the Startford and La Jolla productions of the show, visited Bravo's 'Watch What Happens Live' last night where he acted as bar tender for guests Ana Gasteyer and Loretta Devine. Check out his appearance below! (more...)