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Unexpected Songs: The Lesser Known Tunes of Andrew Lloyd Webber - February 21st at Joe's Pub
by BWW - Jan 12, 2005

BroadwayWorld.com's Front and Center series is back with a bang as some of Broadway's brightest stars sing some fabulous Andrew Lloyd Webber tunes - some you'll know, and some you might not... (more...)

Photo Coverage: Unexpected Songs- The Lesser Known Tunes of Andrew Lloyd Webber (Concert)
by Craig Brockman - Feb 23, 2005

Photos from the SOLD-OUT Benefit Concert. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Unexpected Songs- The Lesser Known Tunes of Andrew Lloyd Webber (After-Party)
by Linda Lenzi - Feb 23, 2005

Pictures from Monday night's Unexpected Songs After-party. (more...)

'High School Musical 'Leaps into Toronto September 4
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2007

Casting has been announced for the Toronto engagement of Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL. Presented by Disney Theatrical Productions, the division responsible for such smash Broadway hits as The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast and Mary Poppins, and David Mirvish, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL is based on the 2006 Emmy Award-winning Disney Channel Original Movie. The touring company, which is anticipated to travel to more than 60 cities across the United States and Canada, includes a live orchestra and a cast of 34 talented theatrical performers. (more...)

'High School Musical': Settling for Mediocrity
by James Howard - Feb 20, 2008

REVIEW: Disney's High School Musical begins two week run at Baltimore's Hippodrome Theatre. (more...)

Cast Annouced for SF Engagement of 'High School Musical'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2008

Casting has been announced for the San Francisco engagement of Disney's High School Musical playing the Orpheum Theatre April 15-27, 2008. (more...)

Cady Huffman to Star in WOOD at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2008

Producers Emily Miller and New York Theatre Barn have announced that Tony Award-Winner Cady Huffman (The Producers, The Will Rogers Follies) will star in WOOD, which is an official selection of the upcoming 2008 New York Musical Theatre Festival. (more...)

Berkeley Rep Theatre Announces John Gallagher, Jr., Matt Caplan, Michael Esper & More In AMERICAN IDIOT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2009

Today, Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced the cast for its world premiere of American Idiot. Based on the Grammy Award-winning album of the same name, the show features the music of Green Day and the lyrics of its frontman Billie Joe Armstrong. American Idiot is being staged by Tony Award-winning director Michael Mayer, who also collaborated with Armstrong on the story. (more...)

New Cast Announced for National Theatre's WAR HORSE; Behind the Scenes DVD on Sale
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2009

From 30 September 2009, a new cast of actors and puppeteers will join the National Theatre?s award-winning West End hit War Horse which is currently playing to packed houses at the New London Theatre. The National?s sell-out production of Nick Stafford?s adaptation of Michael Morpurgo?s book which transferred to the West End in March this year, has recently welcomed its 100,000th visitor to the New London Theatre. In June this year 150,000 new tickets were released for sale, taking bookings up to 12 February 2010. (more...)

WAR HORSE Releases 300,000 New Tickets For West End Run
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2009

Today, 2 November, the National Theatre's award-winning production of War Horse will release over 300,000 new tickets for sale, taking bookings at the New London Theatre to 23 October 2010. (more...)

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts Celebrates 25th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2009

On January 1, 1985 the city of Saint Paul, Minn. joyously celebrated the grand opening of its newest treasure, the originally named Ordway Music Theatre. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Karen Olivo & Rufus Wainwright Sing for True Colors Cabaret
by Brian Estrada - Jan 12, 2010

Tony Award-winner Karen Olivo joined Rufus Wainwright for the 'True Colors' Cabaret on January 11. Piper Perabo will host the evening. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for AMERICAN IDIOT; Cast to Appear on Grammy Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2010

Producers Tom Hulce and Ira Pittelman announced the complete Broadway cast of AMERICAN IDIOT today. The production will begin previews on Wednesday, March 24, 2010 and open on Broadway Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at the St. James Theatre (246 West 44 Street). (more...)

UP ON THE MARQUEE: AMERICAN IDIOT Going Up!
by Brian Estrada - Feb 12, 2010

AMERICAN IDIOT will begin previews on Wednesday, March 24, 2010 and open on Broadway Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at the ST. James Theatre (246 West 44 Street). The marquee is currently on it's way up! (more...)

WAR HORSE Now Booking Until 2011, Broadway Plans Announced
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2010

The National Theatre's award-winning production of War Horse which has recently released new tickets for sale taking bookings at the New London Theatre to 12 February 2011, today announces confirmed plans for Broadway. (more...)

AMERICAN IDIOT Box Office Opens 2/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2010

The St. James Theatre Box Office, 246 West 44 Street, will open on Monday, February 22, 2010 at 10a.m. for the Broadway production of AMERICAN IDIOT. (more...)

AMERICAN IDIOT Box Office Opens 2/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2010

The St. James Theatre Box Office, 246 West 44 Street, will open on Monday, February 22, 2010 at 10a.m. for the Broadway production of AMERICAN IDIOT. (more...)

Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT Writers Honored with Character Approved Award
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2010

USA Network announced today the ten honorees for the second annual Character Approved Awards, including Green Day and playwright Nora Ephrron. The Character Approved Awards are a multimedia campaign honoring individuals who are changing the face of American culture. Inspired by USA's Characters Welcome brand, the initiative is dedicated to celebrating the true trailblazers across a variety of disciplines such as art, philanthropy, new media and film. (more...)

Character Approved Award Winners Green Day, Ephron et al.Featured in Webisodes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2010

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the USA Network announced that the ten honorees for the second annual Character Approved Awards, include Green Day and playwright Nora Ephron. The Character Approved Awards are a multimedia campaign honoring individuals who are changing the face of American culture. Inspired by USA's Characters Welcome brand, the initiative is dedicated to celebrating the true trailblazers across a variety of disciplines such as art, philanthropy, new media and film. (more...)

Fire Ignites at AMERICAN IDIOT's St. James Theatre; No One Harmed
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2010

Yesterday, March 11, work on AMERICAN IDIOT was temporarily delayed when a fire broke out in the elevator shaft of the St. James Theatre. While an initial report into the FDNY indicated that someone was trapped inside the elevator, upon arrival firefighters confirmed that while the fire did indeed initiate in the elevator shaft, no one was inside. The building was evacuated and no one was harmed. The cause of the fire is still unknown and under investigation. (more...)