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Ethel Barrymore Theatre (Broadway)


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by A.A. Cristi - Sep 16, 2021
Due to the recent rise in Covid-19 cases in Southwest Florida, Florida Repertory, a professional live theatre company in downtown Fort Myers, announces new safety guidelines ahead of the first public performance of its 2021-2022 Season.
by Vickie Evans - Sep 15, 2021
Meet The Masterminds, Director Elizabeth Flax and Playwright Coolidge Harris II, Behind The Stage Play, 'Greenwood', Based On The Tulsa, Oklahoma Massacre, A Love Story With A Historical Proponent. Performed At Matthews Playhouse, Matthews, NC, September 17th and 18th.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 8, 2020
The Biden Pep Rally, to be held Wednesday, October 14 at 8:00 PM ET, will be hosted by playwright and actor Eric Ulloa. It will kick off with Broadway luminaries Joel Grey and Donna Murphy and will also include appearances from Harolyn Blackwell, James Monroe Iglehart, Telly Leung, Caissie Levy, Lesli Margherita, Patti Murin, Zachary Prince, & more.
by Bobby Patrick - Oct 6, 2021
And so sweet readers, with the combo of fine dining and even finer entertainment, Bobby has no choice but to give the DIAMOND SERIES: LAURA BENANTI our full … Five Out Of Five Rainbows
by Student Blogger: Samantha Daynes - Oct 19, 2020
Earlier this summer, when a friend and I were talking on the phone and lamenting the loss of theatre, we started talking about Broadway songs that have taught us important life lessons.
by Michael Major - Nov 16, 2021
Calum Scott has shared the cinematic and soul-stirring video for his recent single “Rise.” Featuring a captivating performance from British actor Georgia Hirst (known for her role on the acclaimed historical drama “Vikings”), the visual continues the track’s life-affirming message of discovering hidden strength in troubled times.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2021
Artistic Director of Reading Rep Paul Stacey directs Beth Eyre, Dave Fishley, Samuel Kyi, Rose McPhilemy and Rick Romero in this family friendly production set on the cobbled streets of Reading.
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2020
Theatre Victoria is holding a webinar on virtual auditions for its upcoming production of Matilda!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 22, 2020
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced the expansion of its online programs and events through August 2020. Arena Artistic Director Molly Smith has curated a diverse and engaging Spring/Summer Season, Looking Forward, connecting artists and audiences locally and nationally.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 24, 2021
Sunset Lines began when musical partners and founders Liz Brooks (vocals/synth) and Paul McCorkle (producer/synth) decided to start their own musical project after the band in which they met disbanded. 
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2022
Mikron Theatre, one of the country’s most versatile touring theatre companies, is delighted to announce that from April it will commence celebrations of 50 years of touring with an exciting remount of its hugely successful 2015 production of Maeve Larkin’s (Best Foot Forward, Mikron Theatre) play about the Women’s Institute- Raising Agents.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 12, 2020
2020 is proving to be once again be dominated by mxmtoon. Following the release of her latest single, “fever dream,” and the announcement of her North American dawn & dusk tour, today the 19-year-old is sharing a new track “quiet motions.”Listen below!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021
Acclaimed theatre director/producer Troy Heard has teamed Steven Peros to write the book and lyrics with wunderkind composer, Brandon Scott Grayson (Musical Director, Utah Shakespeare Festival), for a musical adaptation of Peros' play, The Cat's Meow.
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2021
On SAY YES TO THE DRESS, wedding season is back, and brides are flocking to Kleinfeld to make their bridal visions a reality. The doctors of MY FEET ARE KILLING ME work more of their transformational medical magic to change lives, including one patient with a condition so rare, that they’re only the eighth person in the world ever diagnosed.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2022
The full, 38-member company of Tom Stoppard's Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, Leopoldstadt has officially been announced, including Broadway veterans Caissie Levy and Brandon Uranowitz. Check out the entire cast, the show schedule and how to get tickets!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 28, 2021
Ali Asghar is mainly introduced to the music industry and has a plan to launch his first music soundtrack 'Don't stop believin' on Spotify first.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 24, 2020
On the Tuesday, June 23rd edition of “Tamron Hall,” Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award-winning musician John Legend joined the show to discuss his new album, “Bigger Love,”
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2022
Each year, the Tony Awards honor Broadway's best and brightest from the current season. And though the awards are many, each year there are a few shows that bring a little something new and different to the stage that deserve their own brand of recognition.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 9, 2020
As our country faces a pandemic and signs of a nation divided, the need for hope and happiness is greater than ever before. Renowned artist and proud American Mateo Blanco has seen these signs and is making a stand for unity through his art.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2022
Apple TV+ revealed the trailer for 'Lucy's School,' a new original special celebrating educators based on the classic “Peanuts” comic strip by Charles M. Schulz, premiering Friday, August 12. Watch here!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2022
Hennepin Theatre Trust, PNC Bank, Kids In Need Foundation (KINF) and YMCA are teaming up in the spirit of WICKED to do “good” for students in need across Minnesota when the Broadway sensation returns to Minneapolis to kick off the 2022-2023 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin season July 27 to Aug. 28, 2022 at the historic Orpheum Theatre.
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 25, 2022
BWW catches up with Emo Majok to chat about bringing African Aussie to the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 18, 2022
Hong Kong Dance Company is launching their 2022/23 Dance Season. Be ready to indulge yourself with many enticing dance programmes! The new dance season opens with Myth of the Dancing Durumi, an anthology of Korean folk dance.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 16, 2020
Legendary Broadway casting director Jay Binder is stepping down from his company Binder Casting. Jay Binder has cast over 70 Broadway productions, including the Tony Award winning productions of The Lion King, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder, Dames At Sea, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Gypsy, The King and I, Lost in Yonkers and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2022
Hong Kong Dance Company is launching their 2022/23 Dance Season. Be ready to indulge yourself with many enticing dance programmes! The new dance season opens with Myth of the Dancing Durumi, an anthology of Korean folk dance.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2020
The Performing Arts Center, Purchase College (The PAC) was selected as the location for shooting a portion of PBS' upcoming A Capitol Fourth celebration concert, which will air on Saturday, July 4. The portion filmed at The PAC will feature a performance by Brian Stokes Mitchell.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 9, 2020
Check out Joe's Pub lineup for the Under the Radar festival featuring new and experimental work from Rizo (fka Lady Rizo), Lucy McComick, Daniel J. Watts, and Ryan J. Haddad. Rounding out the week is Kittel & Co, Ethan Lipton & His Orchestra, Jean-Michel Blais, Rev Billy, a very fun showcase from DANCE NOW, Nellie McKay, Aditya Prakash, Damien Sneed, William Prince, Xenia França, Luis Enrique and, as always, a ton more.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 6, 2022
‘Strength’, a photo exhibition by Women Photographers Malaysia is a visual initiative that implores women photographers to embark upon a journey of discovery through a sea of avenues from which courage and perseverance can be found through visual interpretation.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 6, 2020
The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) begins performances for the 16th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL on Wednesday, January 8. This popular and highly-anticipated festival of The Public's winter season will include artists from across the U.S. and around the world, including Australia, Chile, China, Japan, Mexico, Palestine, Taiwan, and the U.K. Curated by UTR Festival Director Mark Russell, this year's UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL continues to expand to venues throughout New York City, in addition to The Public Theater's home at Astor Place.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2022
Presented by Right Angle Entertainment, this journey to find love runs January 13 – February 13, 2022 at Apollo Theater Chicago, located at 2550 N Lincoln Avenue, Chicago. The press opening is January 19, 2022 at 7:30pm.
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Jan 23, 2020
A traveling professional theatre company, Vivid Theatre Productions founder Drew Eberhard is excited to debut his second musical cabaret, a show called Fragmentation: Moving from Captivity to Liberation, a fundraiser for his first season. One night only, Sunday, January 26 at Villagio Cinemas, it features some of the best voices in Tampa Bay.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Feb 26, 2021
We're rounding up 27 tweets from the week of 2/22/2021 to 2/26/2021 from Broadway stars and theater fans!
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 25, 2021
If you love looking back at Ella, Lady Day, Sassy and The Queen then consider how much you will love looking forward with Norm, Natalie, Latrice and La Tanya. This time history pays it forward.
by Wesley Doucette - Feb 10, 2020
What happens when a choreographer goes off the beaten path? This past Friday's New Combinations program at The New York City Ballet staged unique works in the repertory of four icons of the field: Wheeldon, Peck, Robbins, and Ratmansky. The four choreographers taken together offer ballets that we can view as academic curiosities, forgettable B-Sides, or explosive new dance visions.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2020
Cambridge Arts Theatre will return, after an eight-month closure, with a brand-new, feel-good, warm-hearted and COVID-safe panto themed adventure set to sprinkle the city with Christmas magic.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 31, 2019
Check out the Joe's Pub lineup for the tip-top of the year a?" a new Country Music night from Jim, Jenn & Neal; Haitian singer-songwriter BeLO; two of the three Ultramagnetic MCs Kool Keith and CED-GEE; Kittel & Co, Rev Billy, a very fun showcase from DANCE NOW and, as always, a ton more.
by Kristen Morale - Dec 23, 2019
Directed by John DeSotelle, Nuance Theatre Co. brings John Patrick Shanley's DANNY AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA to the Nubox - an intimate blackbox theater in the heart of Hell's Kitchen where (in my experience) theatrical magic always happens. Presented as an Equity stage production, DeSotelle brings two incredibly talented actors to the stage for a limited two-week run.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2021
Somethings' coming. Something great! Steven Spielberg's much anticipated remake of West Side Story has finally arrived on the big screen. Included in the company are Ansel Elgort, who plays Tony, and Rita Moreno, who returns after appearing in the original 1961 film.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2021
Just For Us weaves together entertaining anecdotes from Alex Edelman's own life, with a poignant and shocking story at its center: After receiving an onslaught of anti-Semitic comments online, Edelman attended a gathering of White Nationalists in New York City, coming face to face with members of the alt-right. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020
Several energetic staff members from Darlington Hippodrome will be putting their best foot forward in full Santa costume to run in this year’s St Teresa’s Hospice virtual 5k Santa Fun Run on Sunday 6 December.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022
Broadway rehearsals have begun for Leopoldstadt, Tom Stoppard's Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Marber and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, and Lorne Michaels.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2021
Rising Canadian country artist Lorne Riley is back with his latest release Whiskey Don't Love Me. After securing both Canadian and U.S. success with his debut single, this tune showcases a more upbeat vibe alongside an unromantic look at addiction and the consequences that arise from it.
by Student Blogger: Josie Reynolds - Aug 28, 2020
Theatre has moved into a fancy new platform that I am sure we all are familiar with...Zoom. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 27, 2021
Overcome with nostalgia, Marge decides to stage a revival of her high school musical, “Y2K: The Millennium Bug.” 
by Student Blogger: Josie Reynolds - Aug 19, 2020
Wait...what was that? You wanted me to make ANOTHER decision about the upcoming school year? I really hope that is not what you said... 
by Michael Major - Aug 15, 2022
Watch the video trailer for the new series starring Lily Brooks O’Briant (“The Big Show Show,” “The Tick”), Artyon Celestine (“Drama Club”, “Claws”), and Vanessa Carrasco (“Irreplaceable You”) with an ensemble cast including Kevin Rahm (“Madam Secretary,” “Mad Men”), Mary Faber (“Parks and Recreation,” “Kidding”), and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022
The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY) will present a conversation with Tom Stoppard on Sunday, September 18 at 4:30pm at the 92nd Street Y.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2022
Legendary Broadway casting director, Jay Binder, passed away Friday, April 15, 2022 at the age of 71. Binder died peacefully at home.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2021
BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Robert Fletcher, the prolific costume designer for both stage and screen, died in Kansas City, MO on April 5 at the age of 98.
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 11, 2022
Mikron Theatre will celebrate their 50th anniversary of touring Mikron with a revival of their hugely successful 2015 touring production of Maeve Larkin’s (Best Foot Forward, Mikron Theatre) play about the Women’s Institute- Raising Agents. 

Best Foot Forward Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Best Foot Forward have their been?
Best Foot Forward has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1941, Broadway which opened in 1941, Off-Broadway which opened in 1963, Off-Broadway which opened in 1963 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2004.

What productions of Best Foot Forward have their been?
Best Foot Forward has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1941, Broadway which opened in 1941, Off-Broadway which opened in 1963, Off-Broadway which opened in 1963 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2004.

What songs are in Best Foot Forward and what's the order?
Don't Sell the Night Short
Three Men on a Date
That's How I Love the Blues
The Three B's
Every Time
The Guy Who Brought Me
I Know You By Heart
Shady Lady Bird
Buckle Down, Winsocki
My First Promise
What Do You Think I Am?
Just a Little Joint with a Juke Box
Where Do You Travel?
I'll Gladly Trade
Wish I May
Alive and Kicking
You're Lucky
Two O'Clock Jump
Flight of the Bumble Bee
Put the Ugh in the Mambo
Hollywood Story
You Are for Loving
Raving Beauty
Gotta Dance
Oscar

What is the order of songs in Best Foot Forward and what's the order?
Don't Sell the Night Short
Three Men on a Date
That's How I Love the Blues
The Three B's
Every Time
The Guy Who Brought Me
I Know You By Heart
Shady Lady Bird
Buckle Down, Winsocki
My First Promise
What Do You Think I Am?
Just a Little Joint with a Juke Box
Where Do You Travel?
I'll Gladly Trade
Wish I May
Alive and Kicking
You're Lucky
Two O'Clock Jump
Flight of the Bumble Bee
Put the Ugh in the Mambo
Hollywood Story
You Are for Loving
Raving Beauty
Gotta Dance
Oscar

What productions of Best Foot Forward have there been?
Best Foot Forward has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1941, Broadway which opened in 1941, Off-Broadway which opened in 1963, Off-Broadway which opened in 1963 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2004.