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by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020
We've been compiling showcase videos from college seniors all around the country. Although their performances were cancelled, the show must go on-- virtually!
by Stage Tube - May 6, 2020
Josh Groban has posted the latest video in his #ShowerSongs series, singing The Rainbow Connection! Groban posted the video in honor of the Find Your Light Foundation, and asked his fans to donate.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020
Renowned Australian soprano Marina Prior, musical theatre performer, actor and singer Rob Mills and American musical theatre performer and opera singer Meghan Picerno (Christine, Phantom of the Opera, Broadway) will join this week's episode of live variety digital show, Arts Centre Melbourne's Big Night In with John Foreman on May 6 at 7pm.
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2020
Mario Cantone will host this year's Lucille Lortel Awards, which are being presented as a virtual broadcast and benefit for The Actors Fund on Sunday, May 3, at 7pm. The online event will bring together theatre performers, industry veterans, and fans worldwide in a celebration of Off-Broadway.
by Stephen Mosher - May 12, 2020
The voice of a new generation of fans, Alexa Green chose her 2016 release to show the world who she is and what she can do.
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2020
Due to the increasingly complex challenges of COVID-19, Milwaukee Rep will delay the start of the 2020/21 Season to increase the likelihood of producing an entire season of 12 shows in theaters that are well prepared to welcome audiences back safely.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020
The Outer Critics Circle (OCC), the official organization of writers on New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers and national publications, today announced its plans for honoring the 2019-2020 season of Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.
by Student Blogger: Amanda Stone - Mar 9, 2020
Six the Musical. A musical all about the six ex-wives of Henry The 8th in a 1hr 30min concert. It may seem a little different to some but in all honesty, it is all based on history. And think about it, learning history through a concert musical on Broadway? YES PLEASE.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2020
There are some insanely talented Broadway artists out there! Check out their artwork from week 2's favorite lyrics challenge and get ready for week 3 of #BwayWorldFanArt-- favorite duo!
by Peter Nason - Mar 30, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best film musicals since the sound era began; see if your favorites made the list!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 30, 2020
BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge said of this 2008 episode of Broadway Rewind, 'I loved looking back at the musical Next to Normal and realizing the impact it has had on the musical theatre genre. We start off high a top Rockefeller Center to the Rainbow Room for The Drama League's Gala where they honored beloved producer Roger Berlind. It featured many of the stars and shows that he produced over his illustrious career.  Look for David Hyde Pierce, Marin Mazzie, Jason Danieley, Donna Murphy, Karen Ziemba and Debra Monk.' 
by Virag Dombay - Mar 26, 2020
don't think I've ever met someone more passionate about the arts and youth arts than Katherine Quigley. She is the current Artistic Director and CEO of Backbone Youth Arts, the Chair of Vulcana Women's Circus and an active member of the Queensland Chamber of Arts and Culture and the national youth arts steering committee. A scholarship recipient and graduate of NIDA's inaugural cohort, Masters of Fine Arts in Cultural Leadership Katherine specialises in producing collaborative, experimental multi-arts and cultural experiences. Her career spans 15 years as a producer of multi-arts festivals, events, exhibitions, theatre and circus and has produced works for most, if not all, major theatre companies in Brisbane and fringe festivals around Australia. She has also worked with artists in Australia, Germany, Mexico and the United Kingdom. In addition to her studies at NIDA she has completed a Bachelor of Creative Industries with subjects in Drama, Film and Music and a Graduate Certificate in Accounting (partial completion) at the Queensland University of Technology. Katherine is also a peer assessor for Arts Queensland and the Australia Council. She is quite honestly everything I aspire to be and I'm so thankful to have been able to interview her for this segment.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2020
Children's Theatre Company (CTC) is launching three online programs through their social media channels while performances and classes are cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2020
ArtsEmerson will not present any performances and screenings remaining in its 19/20 10th Anniversary Season, continuing its support of urgent civic efforts to flatten the curve on the spread of the infectious coronavirus (COVID-19). In this way, we stand together by standing apart.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2020
The Barn Theatre have announced plans to live stream their critically acclaimed production of William Shakespeare's Henry V on World Theatre Day (27 March).
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2020
Judy Garland, Lucille Ball, Bette Davis, and Betty Hutton - their stories, their comedy and their songs timelessly warm the hearts and bring hope to millions! Solo show guru Rebecca Perry is taking us back to a simpler time, with an hour-long intimate, live-streamed, fireside version of her critically acclaimed solo show.
by Stage Tube - Mar 19, 2020
The Chino Hills HS Chamber Singers records a cappella cover of Over the Rainbow in their separate homes!
by Amanda Prahl - Mar 16, 2020
There's certainly plenty of nostalgia and good cheer at work in Matthew Morrison's selections, but in some ways, they could have used a bit more pixie dust.
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2020
From the party to the afterspot, Sevenn soundtracks the night moves with a hazy, psychedelic clubland banger “Uber,” his debut for Dim Mak.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2020
The Carnegie has been closely following and monitoring COVID-19 updates to ensure the health and safety of our guests, artists, volunteers, and staff. While the organization has proactively implemented strategies recommended by public health authorities and government officials, The Carnegie has decided to cancel all performances of its spring production of END OF THE RAINBOW, originally scheduled for March 21 a?" April 5, 2020.
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 15, 2020
The second in a series, The Pandemic Playlist provides social distancing cabaret fans an opportunity to get to know the performers and their work a little better, from the comfort of home.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2020
Children's Theatre Company has announced the cancellation of performances through April 5.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2020
The safety of Z2 Entertainment's artists, patrons, staff and community is our highest priority amid the current COVID-19 outbreak. We have postponed or canceled all shows at the Boulder Theater and Fox Theatre effective immediately through March 31, 2020. We are working diligently to reschedule all shows that do not yet have a new date. All tickets will be honored for new dates. Refunds for all tickets within this window of time will be available at the point of purchase.
by Bobby Patrick - Mar 13, 2020
Heigh-Ho, My Merry Rainbow Tribe! Bobby Patrick your RAINBOW Reviewer here. Putting the silent T in cabareT to bring you all the T...
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2020
INTAR Theatre today announced that the World Premiere engagement of Bundle of Sticks, a new play by J. Julian Christopher, directed by Lou Moreno played its final performance last night, Thursday March 12th. Bundle of Sticks had been scheduled to play through March 22nd. Ticket holders for remaining performances should contact their point of purchase.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2020
Flying Over Sunset is officially in previews on Broadway! The musical, with book and direction by James Lapine, music by Tom Kitt, and lyrics by Michael Korie, and choreography by Michelle Dorrance will open Thursday, April 16.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 8, 2020
Today we shine a spotlight on New Hope, Pennsylvania's Bucks County Playhouse with Producing Director Alexander Fraser.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020
We've been compiling showcase videos from college seniors all around the country. Although their performances were cancelled, the show must go on-- virtually!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020
a??a??a??a??a??a??a??The Drama League has announced the 2020 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much- coveted Distinguished Performance Award.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020
Michael Musto, joined the Off Broadway Alliance's Nominating Committee this morning and announced this season's Off Broadway Alliance Award nominees.
by West End Video - Apr 26, 2020
On the 11th November 2018, the 'To The Moon and Back' charity concert was held at The Other Palace - as part of this the then alternate Jamie in Everybody's Talking About Jamie, Luke Bayer sang 'Don't Even Know It', with backing vocals by Katharine Moraz (One Man, Two Guvnors, Avenue Q, Warhorse), Dan Buckley (Book of Mormon, Loserville, Eugenius) and Gabriel Mokake (Hamilton, Dreamgirls, The Colour Purple)
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2020
In 2014, BroadwayWorld gathered a slew of stars to celebrate our 10th Anniversay in BroadwayWorld Visits Oz, a special concert event at Joe's Pub benefitting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids. Below, watch as Sierra Boggess sings 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow' from The Wizard of Oz!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 23, 2020
On Friday, April 17, 3030 BC/EFA presented a livestream of the Disney on Broadway anniversary concert!
by Peter Nason - Apr 22, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best TV episodes from the 1950's to 2020; see if your favorites made the list!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2020
The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards has partnered with 'Stars in the House' to live stream this year's Nominations. Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, the hosts of the virtual daily series benefiting the Actors Fund, will announce the nominees.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2020
Parents and children of all ages are invited to tune in to a?oeSpring Sundaya?? on Rockefeller Center's social media channels where they can enjoy free music, live performances, and entertaining activities including puppet shows, art workshops, and more on Sunday April 26th beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Rockefeller Center's Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube pages.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2020
Today's top stories: the GoFundMe for Nick Cordero and his family has surpassed $300,000, Les Miserables - The Staged Concert will be available to download with funds going to charity, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2020
While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's videos, from stars including Kelli O'Hara, Ben Platt, Jennifer Hudson, Betsy Wolfe, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020
MICHAEL GARIN was in his fourth year performing at The Roxy Hotel in Tribeca, just having fun & attracting celebrities from Whoopi Goldberg to A$AP Rocky. Then came COVID-19 & just about every musician in town was out of work. But now, thanks to TPTB at The Roxy Hotel, you can enjoy Michael from his home to yours, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays, from 6pm-7pm on the Roxy Hotel Instagram page @theroxyhotelnyc
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2020
Leicester's Curve theatre has today launched a new campaign inspired by the recent #RainbowsOfHope social media trend a?" and now your design could be featured in the set of its Christmas production, the regional premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Wizard of Oz (28 Nov 2020 a?" 16 Jan 2021).
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2020
The Saints + Sinners LGBTQ Literary Festival's annual Fiction Contest returns early this year and is open from April 1 to October 1, 2020. From emerging to established, writers from all backgrounds are encouraged to submit their original, unpublished short stories on the theme of a?oesaints and sinners.a??  
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2020
Lincoln Center has launched the #HumanityinConcert initiative. They are asking artists to post their own artistic dedication or tribute using the hashtag #HumanityInConcert. Betsy Wolfe took part in the movement, performing Somewhere Over the Rainbow.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2020
JSP Records (London) has announced the release on June 26, 2020 of Judy Garland: The Best of Lost Tracks 2 1936-1967, a single-CD derived from the double-CD Lost Tracks 2 1936-1967, first issued in 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2020
We've been compiling videos from college seniors all around the country for our new daily showcase series. Although their performances were cancelled, the show must go on-- virtually!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2020
Need something new to read or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020
A group of musicians in Cardiff took to the streets to perform a socially-distanced rendition of Somewhere Over the Rainbow, to tribute the NHS.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020
Nominations for the 35th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were announced today by theatre veterans Jeremy Jordan and Ashley Spencer. The Awards will be presented during a special online event on Sunday, May 3, broadcast on the official website - - beginning at 7:00pm ET. A virtual 'host' and presenters will be announced at a later date. As always, the Lortel Awards will be a benefit for The Actors Fund and fans are encouraged to make donations at The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and the Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation. Additional support is provided by TDF.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020
Join WGN-TV's a?oeAround Towna?? correspondent Ana Belaval and a star-studded line-up of more than 20 top Chicago stage performers for Chicago Offstage! Live at Home, a virtual streaming event debuting live on Season of Concern's new YouTube channel ( on Sunday, April 19, at 6 p.m. CST.
by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2020
Students from the Inman Theatre in Inman, SC performed a Zoom sing-a-long for the song 'The Rainbow Connection' from The Muppets.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 11, 2020
Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 memoirs written by Broadway actors that are sure to fill the void. With everything from Patti LuPone, to Kristin Chenoweth, Josh Groban, Julie Andrews, and many more, this list will have something for everyone.