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by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
In celebration of Aladdin's 2nd anniversary on Broadway on Sunday, March 20th, “TODAY” Co-Anchors Natalie Morales and Al Roker recently made cameo appearances in front of a sold-out crowd of more than 1,700 in a performance of the hit Broadway musical.
by Meet the Cast - Jan 1, 2001
Two-time Tony Award-winner Mark Rylance stars in TWELFTH NIGHT and Richard III, two startlingly different performances in repertory, as the suddenly love struck noblewoman Olivia in Twelfth Night and as the ruthless and conniving title monarch in Richard III. The critically heralded all-male Shakespeare's Globe productions of Twelfth Night and Richard III, which delighted audiences and broke all box office records in London's West End earlier this year, opened on Sunday, November 10 at the Belasco Theatre. Scroll down to learn more about the cast!
by Louisa Brady - Jan 1, 2001
Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestras begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Jeremy Jordan at 54 Below; Pageant: The Original Cast Recording Launch Concert; The Music of Paul Gordon: Featuring Sarah Stiles, Jeremy Kushnier, and More; Lauren Worsham: Corsets and Combat Boots; and Tony Yazbeck in 'The Floor Above Me.'
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Reed Birney has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play for his role as 'Charlotte' in CASA VALENTINA. Birney was seen last fall in Dennis Kelly's Taking Care of Baby at Manhattan Theatre Club and as Hubert Humphrey in the A.R.T. production of All the Way. Last winter, he returned to Broadway in the Roundabout revival of Picnic.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the classic Academy Award®-winning animated film, will open in Sydney at the Capitol Theatre in August 2016.
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Aladdin's Chad Beguelin has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical. Chad is a two-time Tony® nominee for his work on the Broadway musical The Wedding Singer (Tony Award nomination for Best Book and Best Original Score, Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Lyrics). He wrote the lyrics for the Broadway musical Elf, which broke several box office records at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Tim Rice, and Chad Begeulin won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Original Score Written for the Theatre for ALADDIN. Disney's Aladdin, the new musical comedy based on the Academy Award®-winning animated film, opened to critical acclaim on March 20th, 2014 at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
ALADDIN's Casey Nicholaw has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Choreography. Casey Nicholaw is currently represented on Broadway as co-director and choreographer ofThe Book of Mormon (2011 Tony®, Drama Desk & Outer Critics Circle Awards as co-director with Trey Parker receiving the same nominations for choreography). Other Broadway credits as director/choreographer: Elf: The Musical; The Drowsy Chaperone (2006 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations); Monty Python's Spamalot directed by Mike Nichols (2005 Tony, Drama Desk & Outer Critics Circle nominations for Best Choreography).
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Mare Winningham has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play for CASA VALENTINA. This is Mare Winningham's first Tony nomination. She made her Broadway debut in Picnic. Winningham won two Emmy Awards and was nominated for an Academy Award for her performance in Georgia.
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 1, 2001
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Rita Ryack has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Costume Design of a Play for CASA VALENTINA. This is Rita Ryack's second Tony nomination. She was previously nominated for the costume design of My One and Only in 1983. Her past costume design work on Broadway includes The Human Comedy and Time Stands Still.
by Pat Cerasaro - Jan 1, 2001
A Meat Loaf classic done by three theatre rockers!
by Louisa Brady - Jan 1, 2001
Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestras begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Jeremy Jordan at 54 Below; Pageant: The Original Cast Recording Launch Concert; The Music of Paul Gordon: Featuring Sarah Stiles, Jeremy Kushnier, and More; Lauren Worsham: Corsets and Combat Boots; and Tony Yazbeck in 'The Floor Above Me.'
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
CASA VALENTINA won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Play. Harvey Fierstein's new play is set in 1962 when most men went to the Catskill Mountains to escape the summer heat. Others took the two-hour drive to escape something else entirely: being men.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
Gloria Estefan has sold over 100 million records and sold out stadiums around the world, they're about to sell some more. BroadwayWorld has just confirmed that the cast on ON YOUR FEET! will record a live album today. There's no word yet on when the album will be available, but check back here at BroadwayWorld for updates!
by Anna Bencivengo - Jan 1, 2001
Artists for World Peace presents its fourth annual Broadway fundraiser. The evening will feature some of Broadway's top performers.
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Disney's ALADDIN has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Musical! Disney's Aladdin, the new musical comedy based on the Academy Award®-winning animated film, opened to critical acclaim on March 20th, 2014 at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
by Louisa Brady - Jan 1, 2001
Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Don't Speak Benefit, Jeremy Jordan: Breaking Character, Julia Mattison is Ruby Manger, Into Sweeney Todd's Woods, and Let Me Try That Again: Take 2.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
Broadway In Chicago is pleased to announce additional principal casting for the world premiere ofAMAZING GRACE
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 1, 2001
TUCK EVERLASTING, the new musical based on Natalie Babbitt's beloved best-selling novel of the same name, is proud to announce principal casting for the Broadway production.
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Voting has opened for the 2015 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of November 27th. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31.
by Reilly Hickey - Jan 1, 2001
TUCK EVERLASTING, the new musical based on Natalie Babbitt's beloved best-selling novel of the same name, has just announced principal casting for the Broadway production.
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
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by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
Honeymoon in Vegas, the eagerly anticipated new musical comedy with book by Blazing Saddles and Fletch writer Andrew Bergman and score by three-time Tony Award-winner Jason Robert Brown, opens tonight, January 15, 2015 at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street). Meet the cast below!