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by BWW - Nov 25, 2019
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by BWW - Nov 25, 2019
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by BWW - Nov 25, 2019
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by BWW - Nov 25, 2019
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by BWW - Nov 25, 2019
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by BWW - Nov 25, 2019
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by BWW - Nov 25, 2019
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by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2019
Today's top stories: Katharine McPhee returns to Waitress, and more!
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 23, 2019
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Katharine McPhee will return to Broadway as Jenna for the final weeks of Waitress' Broadway run. McPhee returns to Waitress, where she made her Broadway debut last year.
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 22, 2019
Carols for a Cure is back for 2019 in its 21st edition! Below, Check out exclusive photos as the Christopher Fitzgerald and the cast of Waitress record their track- 'Secret Santa.'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2019
The Tony nominated hilarious, hit musical WAITRESS, which opens December 12th and runs through the 15th has cast two young area actresses to take on the role of 'Lulu' during the Albuquerque engagement.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2019
The music of Maroon 5 came to Feinstein's/54 Below for one night only on November 11.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
Producer Mark Cortale's Broadway concert series, hosted and music directed by Sirius XM radio star Seth Rudetsky, will return to San Francisco for the 2020 season at the Herbst Theatre in the iconic San Francisco War Memorial & Performing Arts Center. Kicking off the series this season will be Jeremy Jordan, Tony Award nominee for Newsies and heart throb star of The CW's Supergirl and Netflix' American Son, on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 5 PM.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
The producers of Waitress announced today a further extension to the West End run. The show will finish its run at the Adelphi Theatre on 4 July 2020. Following the West End, the production will embark on a UK-wide tour which will take in Manchester, Birmingham, Milton Keynes, Glasgow, Plymouth, Dartford, Eastbourne, Liverpool, Woking, Stoke, Ipswich, Aberdeen, Bristol, Canterbury, Dublin, Nottingham, Cardiff, Truro, Llandudno, Leeds, Hull, Southend, Wolverhampton, Oxford, Edinburgh, Southampton, Northampton, Crawley, Sunderland, Wimbledon, Bromley and Sheffield. Full details of the tour will be announced soon. Following the tour producers plan for the show to return to the West End.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
New musical Cowboy Bob will come to Feinstein's/54 Below on December 9, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
Theatre Aspen (Jed Bernstein, Producing Director) announced today that for the first time ever, the popular Theatre Aspen Cabaret Series will return this winter with a very special Holiday edition, perfect for families, for four public performances only, December 15 a?" 19, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
For over twenty years, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' holiday CD, Broadway's Carols for a Cure, has been a staple of every theatre-lover's wish list. The beloved series pairs casts from award-winning Broadway musicals with seasonal songs that are both classic and new. This year's compilation, Broadway's Carols for a Cure Volume 21, features 18 tracks from the companies of Hadestown, Beetlejuice, Ain't Too Proud, Freestyle Love Supreme, Dear Evan Hansen, Come From Away, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
BroadwayCon announced today BEETLEJUICE has joined the MainStage lineup at BroadwayCon 2020. As part of MainStage programming, the BEETLEJUICE Spotlight session will feature members of the cast on Saturday, January 25, 2020. Additional MainStage programming will be announced at a later date. BroadwayCon celebrates its fifth year in 2020, returning to the New York Hilton Midtown on Friday, January 24 through Sunday, January 26. Tickets are on sale now at BroadwayCon.com/register.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
Leaving and Coming Back is a culmination of dance works by Milwaukee native, Peter Stathas that will premiere the weekend of December 13 in Milwaukee after debuting in New York City earlier this year. Leaving and Coming Back combines Peter's old and new works allowing the audience to experience his choreography as it has evolved over the past five decades:
by Caroline Cronin - Nov 20, 2019
Anxiety. Isolation. Depression. One would be forgiven for thinking that a musical addressing such weighty topics would be downbeat and maudlin - yet Dear Evan Hansen is anything but.
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 20, 2019
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Katharine McPhee will return to Broadway as Jenna for the final weeks of Waitress' Broadway run. McPhee returns to Waitress, where she made her Broadway debut last year.
by Amber Kusching - Nov 20, 2019
Dogfight, currently playing at The Eagle Theatre in Hammonton, NJ is a contemporary musical with book by Peter Duncan, and music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Dogfight is based on Nancy Savoca's 1991 film starring River Phoenix and Lili Taylor.
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2019
NBC has announced 40 world-renowned, superstar acts who will compete on the second season of “America's Got Talent: The Champions,” premiering Monday, Jan. 6 from 8-10 p.m. ET/PT.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019
Waitress will welcome Joel Montague (Falsettos, School of Rock and Funny Girl) to the company of the hit West End musical as Ogie with his first performance taking place on 2 December. He takes on the role from Joe Sugg who has performed the role of Ogie since 9 September.
by TV Scoop - Nov 18, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of BLESS THE HARTS, airing on FOX on Sunday, November 24, 2019!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
They've been to Wally World, Europe, and Vegas . . . and now The Griswolds are coming to Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
McCarter Theatre Center is proud to announce the return of A Christmas Carol, directed by Adam Immerwahr. This family-friendly production runs December 10 - 29 in the Matthews Theatre. A popular annual event for families all across the region, McCarter Theatre Center's production of Charles Dickens' timeless story brings a tale of memory and redemption beyond the stage and out into the aisles and lobbies.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
Dance Lab New York (DLNY) has completed its Lab Cycle in collaboration with The Joyce Theater Foundation supporting female choreographers of color in ballet. Take a look at photos below! In the final two weeks of the Joyce Lab Cycle, choreographers Courtney Cochran and Margarita Armas explored the classical and neoclassical ballet idioms prior to their presentation at Works & Process at The Guggenheim.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 11/17/2019.
by David Green - Nov 18, 2019
The McCallum Theatre welcomes the hit Broadway musical WAITRESS, inspired by the beloved film, for five performances, taking place Friday, December 6, through Sunday, December 8. The performance on Friday, December 6, is made possible through by the generosity of Jerry and Sarah Mathews.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
What if the three wise men weren't really all that wise? What if they were just three ordinary guys, avoiding conflicts at home, who happened upon the greatest story ever told? Set the entire story in modern day America, sprinkle in a little redneck humor, and you have the smash A Good Old Fashioned Redneck Country Christmas! Bill, Dave, and Jimmy (played by Connecticut Cabaret favorites Russell Fish, Chris Brooks and Rick Bennett) have had it with their women! Even though it's Christmas Eve, and tradition dictates they should be home, drinking hot cocoa and singing carols, the boys decide to high-tail it into the mountains for a little hunting and a lot of beer.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling will host the show's hugely popular 'Cast Album Karaoke' program following the 7 PM performance on Monday, December 2nd at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street). Interested audience members will be able to sign up before the performance for the chance to sing one minute of any song in the show accompanied by the onstage band led by musical director Nadia DiGiallonardo.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
Autumn is here and the holidays are approaching. As the temperature begins to drop, warm up with a trip to a Broadway show! Today, we're taking a closer look at Broadway's long-running classics. What better way to escape the hustle and bustle than with a trip to experience one of the most beloved musicals on the Great White Way. 
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2019
Today's top stories: Listen to Taylor Swift's new song from the upcoming Cats film, and more!
by Craig Richardson - Nov 15, 2019
The American Theatre Guild opened their 2019-2020 season October 14th with the national Broadway touring production of Cats.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
On Monday, November 18th, LGBTQIA+ stars from Broadway, Off-Broadway, and television will come together in support of The Fund for College Auditions (TFCA) at The Secret Room as part of the Hidden Cabaret series. The evening will be headlined by Andy Mientus (Les Miserables, Spring Awakening, Smash), Anastacia McCleskey (The Secret Life of Bees, Waitress), John-Michael Lyles (A Strange Loop) with Host and Musical Director, Joel Waggoner (Be More Chill, School of Rock).
by Alyson Eng - Nov 15, 2019
Delicious pies, love stories, and music written by Sara Bareilles are just a few things of many that make the musical: WAITRESS, a must-see this season. Playing at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre until November 17th, Broadway Across Canada's WAITRESS officially premiered in Vancouver, B.C. with a brand new National Tour cast on Tuesday. Led by the amazing Bailey McCall as the show's lead: Jenna Hunterson, this touring production did not fail to impress me with its emotion, music, and energy.
by Spencer Glass - Nov 14, 2019
In today's episode, watch as Spencer gives us a history lesson on Amour and performs 'Special Time of Day.' This episode features videography by Dan Tracy (Broadway's Waitress), Michael Liepper on piano, and Jessica Wang on the cello.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, hosts From Scratch Productions as they present 'Home for the Holidays' - a cabaret style show with personal stories and songs about family, tradition, and memories surrounding the holiday season. From Scratch Productions is proud to bring together Broadway artists (Kayla Davion [Tina: The Tina Turner Musical] & Nikhil Saboo [Mean Girls]), Off-Broadway artist (Kuhoo Verma [Octet]), and emerging young performers with diverse backgrounds to share stories that will warm your heart this holiday season!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
Accepting the British honor last night at an intimate gathering of artists and special guests in New York, the legendary composer and lyricist remarked, “I've been an Anglophile for a long time, partly because the first good reviews I ever got were in London. This is a continuing love affair as far as I'm concerned.” 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
Waitress has today announced Willemijn Verkaik in the leading role of Jenna for the upcoming international tour of the Netherlands which will visit the country's largest theatres from September 2020.  
by TV Scoop - Nov 13, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of BLESS THE HARTS, airing on FOX on Sunday, November 17, 2019!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Audiences will get to 'Keep On Lovin' Broadway's Best Party - the 10th Anniversary Production of Rock of Ages as it transitions into an open-ended engagement at New World Stages (340 W 50th St). Tickets are now on sale through September 13, 2020 at Telecharge.com.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Last month at Joe's Pub, The Musical Theatre Factory presented a sold-out album release concert of Beau, Douglas Lyons and Ethan D. Pakchar's thrilling new musical. The evening was a celebration of the world premiere album, recently released on Sony Masterworks Broadway.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) (Artistic Director James C. Nicola and Managing Director Jeremy Blocker) announced today a one-week final extension for the World Premiere of Sing Street, a new musical based on the motion picture written and directed by John Carney (Once, Begin Again). Sing Street features a book by Tony Award winner & NYTW Usual Suspect Enda Walsh (Once, Lazarus), music and lyrics by Gary Clark (frontman of Danny Wilson) & Carney, direction by Tony Award winner & NYTW Usual Suspect Rebecca Taichman (Indecent) and choreography by Obie Award winner Sonya Tayeh (Hundred Days).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Bright stars of Broadway perform a rockin' evening of musical theater by the women who make the music in this industry. Maestra is an organization founded by Georgia Stitt that exists to give support, visibility, and community to female composers, music directors, orchestrators, arrangers, copyists, music coordinators, and musicians who are an underrepresented minority in musical theater. It's time for them to be heard.