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Ivoryton Playhouse Presents Children's Classic THE HUNDRED DRESSES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

The Hundred Dresses remains as relevant for children today as it was when it was written in 1944. The timeless story by Connecticut author Eleanor Estes, about a young immigrant who gets bullied at school, comes to the stage at the Ivoryton Playhouse on April 8 at 2 p.m. (more...)

BWW Review: ALADDIN DUAL LANGUAGE EDITION Brings the Audience to a Whole New World at Durango High School
by Teresa Rodrick - Mar 7, 2017

Aladdin, performed by Durango High School under direction from the theatre arts department head Tobias Torres, was shown this last weekend. I have been wondering about this particular production since it is the dual language version, how that would be accomplished in a similar time frame as a single language show. I rearranged my schedule so that I could make it on closing night since it was only a one week production. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Gets Swept Up with Original Newsie, Brendon Stimson
by Broadwaysted - Mar 7, 2017

Extra, Extra--this week, the Broadwaysted crew sits down with our favorite broom lover, Broadway's Brendon Stimson! We're pouring out varietals of whiskey and gIn as Brendon tells us about the beginning of his romance with the broom as 'Sweeps' in NEWSIES. (more...)

BWW Interview: Peeling back Tentacles with THE LITTLE MERMAID's Jennifer Allen
by Kimberly Moy - Mar 6, 2017

This week Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID sails into the Dr. Phillips Center as The 5th Avenue Theatre, based out of Seattle, brings the show to life. I had a chance to chat with Jennifer Allen who plays the best Disney villain, Ursula. (more...)

Michael & The Rockness Monsters to Perform at Union County's Family PRIDE CommUNITY Picnic
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders has announced children's music band Michael & The Rockness Monsters will perform at the Family PRIDE CommUNITY Picnic on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Rahway River Park. (more...)

BWW Interview: Zonya Love - From Bessie to Celie to Effie
by Natalie de la Garza - Mar 29, 2017

The much-beloved musical DREAMGIRLS, which delves into the backstage drama of fictional girl group The Dreams, is coming to the Hobby, with Zonya Love tackling the role of Effie White, this April. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Emmy-Winner Michael Park
by Broadwaysted - Mar 28, 2017

Yo. Sup? Oh you know, just chilling while Game Master Kimberly is off on her honeymoon.  This week, it's a Broadwaysted Bro-isode with DEAR EVAN HANSEN'S Michael Park. The boys are cracking some brews while Michael talks about his experience with PHANTOM (no not the one you're thinking) and Kevin and Bryan talk about their Bro-date to see PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Broadway for the first time (yes, that one). (more...)

Wanna Get Broadwaysted with Krysta Rodriguez? Watch Live at Podfest!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Ready to get Broadwaysted? On April 9 (1pm), NYC Podfest will welcome Broadwaystead for a live show at The Bell House (149, 7th Street, Brooklyn), featuring Krysta Rodriguez (Spring Awakening, The Addams Family, Smash). Click here for tickets! (more...)

Scoop: NCIS: NEW ORLEANS on CBS - Tuesday, April 18, 2017
by TV Scoop - Mar 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, airing on CBS on Tuesday, April 18, 2017! (more...)

Broadwaysted Celebrates the Game Master's Wedding with Betrothed Broadway Stars Whitney Bashor & Jared Zirilli
by Broadwaysted - Mar 26, 2017

It's finally here, folks. Game Master Kimberly's wedding to #EnemyoftheShow Jay Schmidt (yes, we now have our own red-headed Kimmy Schmidt!) was yesterday! To celebrate the upcoming special day, the Broadwaysted Crew is chatting bout love with talented real-life Broadway couple Whitney Bashor and Jared Zirilli. It's an open bar for this 'Wedding' themed episode as Whitney dishes about her experience with THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY and Jared talks touring with WICKED and WE WILL ROCK YOU. (more...)

Daye Jack Releases 'No Data' via Warner Bros Records
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Born in Nigeria, raised in the burbs of Atlanta, inspired by his old man and Steve Jobs to program computers, and downright deadly on the microphone, rapper, singer, and artist Daye Jack really made the most of his first 21 years. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Cozies Up to the Legendary Tony-Winner, Michael Cerveris
by Broadwaysted - Mar 21, 2017

This week's episode of Broadwaysted is 'not too bad, if I say so myself,' because we're sitting down with two-time Tony winner Michael Cerveris! Tucked away in a cozy booth at NYC's Peter McManus Cafe we drink a few (too many) rounds of cocktails (and quite a few shots) as Michael spills about his dual reality as actor and musician. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Has 'Another Round' to Discuss BANDSTAND
by Broadwaysted - Mar 17, 2017

This week is the first episode of Another Round with Broadwaysted, a new series of special mini episodes that will be released on random Fridays and feature one, two, or all three members of the Broadwaysted Crew discussing something we simply couldn't wait until next episode to share with you!  This week, the men that put the 'Bro' in Broadwaysted--Kevin & Bryan--line up shots of tequila and talk about the highlights of the recent Press Sneak Peek of BANDSTAND.  (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Gets Five Cents of Advice from 'Little Known Facts' Host Ilana Levine
by Broadwaysted - Mar 14, 2017

'The Doctor is In' this week as we get Broadwaysted with actress and podcast buddy Ilana Levine! The crew is pouring out cider and red wine as we discuss our favorite kinds of apples and how cute it would be if a shark gave you a hickey. Ilana spills about her amazing experience with YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN and the different ways she and her fellow cast members warmed up. (more...)

Broadwaysted Celebrates CANDIDE with Jay Armstrong Johnson and Meghan Picerno
by Broadwaysted - Jan 7, 2017

In this SPECIAL Broadwaysted episode, we're celebrating the opening night of the New York City Opera's CANDIDE (directed by Hal Prince) with the brilliant leads, Broadway favorite Jay Armstrong Johnson and classical soprano Meghan Picerno! (more...)

Centaur Theatre Sets 20th Annual Wildside Theatre Festival Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

For its 20th anniversary, Centaur Theatre's Wildside Festival, running from January 5 to 15, 2017, presents one of its most eclectic line-ups for the 'hottest two weeks in winter'! Seven stimulating shows packed with humanity, humour and music, explore themes of female, cultural, and sexual identity, family relationships, journalistic responsibility, the search for authenticity and marginalization.   (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Gets Drunk on Theatre Love at BroadwayCon
by Broadwaysted - Jan 31, 2017

On this special Broadwaysted episode, the crew is coming to you live from the heart of BroadwayCon 2017!  Kevin, Bryan, and Kimberly were on the floor at booth 330 of the Javits Center in NYC and had an incredible time meeting our #FansOfTheShow and hanging out with some old and new #FriendsOfTheShow!  (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes King of Theatrical Podcast Media, Patrick Hinds
by Broadwaysted - Jan 3, 2017

Happy New Year Broadwaysted fans! We're so excited to kick off the year with a podcast crossover explosion as we pour out Makers Mark and Ginger with Podcast Prince Patrick Hinds! Patrick spills about his three brilliant podcasts: the long-running Theater People, the official BroadwayCon Podcast, and the new documentary-style Broadway Backstory in partnership with TodayTix. We chat about eccentric infomercial people, Patrick joins Kevin's side in the ongoing conversation about AMERICAN PSYCHO, and Patrick talks about the time he interviewed Alice Ripley with a sock, #WhatHaveYouSeenThisWeek includes our Broadwaysted trip to Laguardia High School's LES MISERABLES (The School Version) with the best non-professional program bio ever as well as our fun time on the subway seeing IN TRANSIT. (more...)

BWW Blog: Knock That College Audition Out Of The Park!
by Christopher Castanho - Jan 26, 2017

Are you or your child auditioning for a college Musical Theatre program and have some questions? NEVER FEAR- It is I: Christopher, a current senior Musical Theatre student at Shenandoah Conservatory, here to help the college audition process go as smoothly as possible! (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Gets Magical with Tony-Winner James Monroe Iglehart
by Broadwaysted - Jan 24, 2017

This week on Broadwaysted we are so excited to welcome our first Tony winner (Tony, Tony, Tony, Tony...) the wonderful and talented James Monroe Iglehart! James takes us to a 'Whole New World' as we discuss his experiences in the long-running musical MEMPHIS and his magical time in Disney's ALADDIN--from finding his own take on an iconic character to his night at the Tony Awards. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes Barricade Boy Chris McCarrell
by Broadwaysted - Jan 17, 2017

This week we're so excited there's no empty chairs at our table as we sit down with Broadway's Chris McCarrell! We pour out margaritas of sorts (margaritas with tequila and the vegetable juice Kevin brought) and discuss Chris's experience in LES MISERABLES on Broadway. (more...)

ATLien Daye Jack Announces Tour with K.Flay
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Today, Daye Jack is excited to announce a tour of the States with K.Flay and Paper Route, kicking off this February. See tour dates below! (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes the Cutest Cat on Broadway, Eloise Kropp
by Broadwaysted - Jan 10, 2017

This week Broadwaysted is thrilled for this purrrrrfect opportunity to welcome the oldest cat on Broadway, otherwise-ingenue Eloise Kropp! We pour out all sorts of spirits into fancy tin cups and Eloise shares her road to becoming (as Bryan calls her) Ja-nay-nay-dots and dancing in a (as Bryan calls it) 'one-i-tard' in the original revival cast of CATS! Eloise spills about how she's actually a dog person, her whirlwind experience in DAMES AT SEA on Broadway (those commercials!), and her odd job cold-calling people. (more...)

Daye Jack Announces Full Length Album
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Born in Nigeria, raised in the burbs of Atlanta, inspired by his old man and Steve Jobs to program computers, and downright deadly on the microphone, rapper, singer, and artist Daye Jack really made the most of his first 21 years. “I just want to do me and see what happens,” he affirms. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes Lilli Cooper All the Way from a Pineapple Under the Sea
by Broadwaysted - Feb 28, 2017

This week the Broadwaysted Crew is so excited to sit down and pour out some laughs with Broadway's Lilli Cooper! We're mixing mezcal with club soda and lime while Lilli spills about her experience performing in THE WILDERNESS, her 'Bikini Bottom Days' in THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, and her epic journey with WICKED- including the time she went on for Elphaba in the middle of the show! (more...)

BWW Interview: Playwright James Hindman of MULTIPLE FAMILY DWELLING at NJ Rep
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 24, 2017

The World Premiere of Multiple Family Dwelling will be produced by New Jersey Repertory Company (NJ Rep) from March 9th to April 9th. Written by James Hindman, and directed by Alan Souza, it stars Dana Brooke, Dustin Charles, Maria Couch and Jared Michael Delaney. (more...)

BWW Preview: TIME TO GET RAUNCHY WITH BELLE BARTH at Carrollwood Players Theater
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Feb 22, 2017

On March 10 and 11, 2017, actress Sara DelBeato will transform into the 50s 'unkosher comedienne,' the Miami Beach-based trailblazer Belle Barth for Jimmy Ferraro's production of RAUNCY LITTLE MUSICAL - BELLE BARTH IS BACK at Carrollwood Players. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes its Theatrical Soulmates from DRUNK SHAKESPEARE
by Broadwaysted - Feb 21, 2017

But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? Oh, it's just the Broadwaysted crew with members of the cast of DRUNK SHAKESPEARE! This week we're coming to you from The Lounge on West 43rd street directly after seeing our guests Michael Amendola, Mr. Josh Hyman, and the evening's drunk actor, Kelsey Lidsky in the hilarious DRUNK SHAKESPEARE! The cast shares how the show works, we discuss our favorite Shakespeare film adaptations, and then the cast shares some of the wildest moments interacting with audience members. (more...)

BWW Review: LA's NEXT GREAT STAGE STAR 2017 Presented by Princess Cruises a Tremendous Success
by Don Grigware - Feb 21, 2017

On Sunday, February 19 LA's Next Great Stage Star 2017 Presented by Princess Cruises came to an uber exciting conclusion at the Colony Theatre. After a very entertaining 90-minute program in which the 18 contestants gave 150% to their uptempo songs from Broadway shows, thirteen contestants were eliminated and the top five finalists selected during the first intermission. It was then decided, like the last two years from the consensus of the judges, to add a sixth contestant. Then each of the six proceeded to perform a second number after which the distinguished panel of 18 judges made the final decision during the second intermission. Musical director par excellence Richard Berent accompanied at the piano throughout the three hour show. (more...)

BWW Review: Mosaic Theatre's HOODED, OR BEING BLACK FOR DUMMIES a Compelling Journey of Identity
by Andrew White - Feb 2, 2017

Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm's new play Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies, receiving its world premiere with Mosaic Theatre Company, examines the dangers of identity, prejudice and identity politics from a variety of angles. This is an unforgettable, complex study in identity that for all of its tricks and turns is one of the more psychologically, spiritually rich plays you are likely to see on the stage. (more...)

BWW Interview: Nikka Graff Lanzarone on Debuting HERO WORSHIP at Feinstein's/54 Below and Performing SWEET CHARITY in the Aftermath of the Election
by Casey Mink - Feb 16, 2017

Audiences may know Nikka Graff Lanzarone from her role in the recent Off-Broadway production of SWEET CHARITY, or as the co-creator and host of the Broadway-centric podcast THE ENSEMBLIST, in which she and her co-host Mo Brady delve into each facet of creating a Broadway show with an emphasis on all those names that aren't above the title. Now, the multifaceted talent prepares to make her Feinstein's/54 Below debut on February 23, with a show she's co-created called HERO WORSHIP. Before descending to the sublevel venue, Lanzarone, billing the concert as an "eclectic whirl through the songs and performers who shaped [her] into the human she is," discussed with BroadwayWorld how she found her way into the show conceptually. She also shared details of what it was like to be a part of the feminist interpretation of SWEET CHARITY in the aftermath of the election, and how she hopes her podcast breaks down the stigma of ensemble work on Broadway. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes Everyone's Favorite Turn of the Century Reporter, Kara Lindsay!
by Broadwaysted - Feb 14, 2017

Extra! Extra! Mix together alcohol, the Broadwaysted Crew, and NEWSIES and WICKED star Kara Lindsay and 'Watch What Happens!' This week we pour out red wine, tequila, and whiskey and Kara spills about her experiences in NEWSIES on Broadway and in the upcoming Fathom Events film! (more...)

BWW Interview: Vicky McClure Talks LINE OF DUTY, THIS IS ENGLAND and Stage Drama TOUCHED
by Marianka Swain - Feb 13, 2017

Actress Vicky McClure's projects include Shane Meadows' This Is England series, Line of Duty and Broadchurch. She's now taking on her first major stage role with Nottingham Playhouse's 40th anniversary production of Stephen Lowe's World War II drama Touched, centring on a family of working-class women during the 100 days between VE Day and VJ Day. It begins previews on 17 February. (more...)

Broadwaysted Welcomes Annoying Actor Friend and Justin 'Squigs' Robertson for a 2016 Year in Review
by Broadwaysted - Dec 27, 2016

This week on Broadwaysted we are celebrating all things 2016 with an End of the Year Review and we're excited to welcome back #FriendsOfTheShow Justin 'Squigs' Robertson and Annoying Actor Friend Andrew Briedis! In the exciting conclusion to #Kev4Ham, Kevin talks about his experience seeing HAMILTON (Spoiler Alert: He Liked it) and then we discuss the many amazing incarnations of Sally Bowles.  (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Celebrates 'St. Patti's Day' with PATTI ISSUES's Ben Rimalower and Stage & Screen Star Patti Murin
by Broadwaysted - Apr 4, 2017

This week's episode is full of wild ideas that are all Patti-pending that we came up with while getting Broadwaysted with writer, director, producer, and performer Ben Rimalower. Kimberly's still on her honeymoon, so the Boys of Broadwaysted are joined by guest co-host Patti Murin as we pour out a few rounds (and a few candy flights) and discuss Ben's solo plays PATTI ISSUES and BAD WITH MONEY.  (more...)

B2X Expands Partnership with Nubia to Deliver End-to-End Customer Care in North America
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

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BWW Review: World Premiere of GIRL SHAKES LOOSE Triumphs at Penumbra Theatre
by Karen Bovard - Apr 26, 2017

This fresh new musical is a terrific addition to the American musical canon, a show a lot of us have been waiting for. It's a rare thing: the main character is a young African-American woman struggling to find her way in present day USA. Without oversimplifying her struggles with love, sexuality, and work, it takes us all along on her search for self. Tuneful, funny, and soulful, GIRL SHAKES LOOSE is decidedly contemporary and honors the great Sonia Sanchez, a shining light of the Black Arts Movement. (more...)

Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes COME FROM AWAY's Caesar Samayoa
by Broadwaysted - Apr 25, 2017

This week we are officially branding ourselves as islanders because we're kissing the cod with COME FROM AWAY star Caesar Samayoa! We're pouring out gin & tonic and wine and discussing Caesar's epic journey with COME FROM AWAY from Seattle to DC, Toronto, and NYC (and an ice rink in Gander!) (more...)

Former Software Executive Leaves Career to Become Fantasy Author
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

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'Life is Good' Partners With World Champion Gymnast Aly Raisman to Launch New T-Shirt Collection
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

Positive lifestyle brand Life is Good has joined forces with World Champion Gymnast Aly Raisman to launch a new collection aimed at empowering women of all ages by celebrating courage, authenticity, kindness and unwavering optimism. These new T-shirts are available today at LifeisGood.com/Aly. (more...)

Podcast: 'Broadwaysted' Welcomes the Fabulous Cast of CAGNEY
by Broadwaysted - Apr 23, 2017

It's time for Another Round of Broadwaysted and this week the whole gang is hanging out with some of the talented cast members of CAGNEY THE MUSICAL! On this episode, we' pour out wine and gather around the mics with Jeremy Benton, Bruce Sabath, Josh Walden, and Ellen Zolezzi and discuss the musical that has kept them all tapping and singing Off-Broadway for over a year! (more...)

Podcast: 'Broadwaysted' Goes Live for Episode No. 50 with the Sassy & Inspiring Krysta Rodriguez
by Broadwaysted - Apr 18, 2017

This week the Broadwaysted Crew is celebrating a major milestone in style! For our 50th episode, we recorded Live as the headliners of an event at NYC Podfest at The Bell House in Brooklyn! Joining us for this special episode (besides an audience of #FansOfTheShow) is star of Broadway and Television, Krysta Rodriguez. (more...)

Scoop: NCIS: NEW ORLEANS on CBS - Today, April 18, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Get all the scoop on NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, airing on CBS today, April 18, 2017! (more...)

Comedy Central to Premiere AMY SCHUMER PRESENTS MARK NORMAND: DON'T BE YOURSELF, 5/13
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

New York City-based Mark Normand is one of the fastest-rising comedians in the comedy world right now. His own highly anticipated one-hour stand-up special AMY SCHUMER PRESENTS MARK NORMAND: DON'T Be Yourself premieres Friday, May 12 at Midnight ET/PT on Comedy Central. (more...)

Grammy Winner Le'Andria Introduces New Song and Video 'Bigger Than Me'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

GRAMMY® and Stellar Award-winning artist Le'Andria introduces a dose of joyful sunshine with the release of the uplifting new single “Bigger Than Me”, available at digital providers now and at radio beginning April 17th. (more...)

Spout Poised to Succeed Yik Yak
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

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Podcast: Dreams Really Do Come True as 'National Treasure' Carmen Cusack Visits Broadwaysted
by Broadwaysted - Apr 11, 2017

Since our first episode, she's been the topic of fanatical discussion and the voice that covers our curse words--so it's no wonder we're beyond excited to sit down with BRIGHT STAR star and #NationalTreasure Carmen Cusack! (more...)

John Frieda' Hair Care & iHeartMedia Tap Platinum-selling Country Artist Cam To Be The Newest Statement-making Star To Join The Your Hair Talks, Make A Statement Campaig
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

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BWW Review: 46 BEACON, Trafalgar Studios
by Cindy Marcolina - Apr 11, 2017

Bill Rosenfield premieres his play 46 Beacon in the United Kingdom with director Alexander Lass at the helm. His tale of identity, pride, and becoming is warm and viciously funny at Trafalgar Studios. (more...)

Nicky Kassapian Say to BE YOURSELF
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

Nicky Kassapian's 'Be Yourself' (published by Balboa Press AU) is about stepping up and taking responsibility for everything that is showing up in one's life. It shares the author's personal journey, which helps readers see the possibilities and how to achieve it. (more...)

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