Next to Normal on Tour

Running Time
2 hours and 20 minutes, with one intermission


Soluna Studio To Produce SPRING AWAKENING
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

SoLuna Studio will produce the Tony Award winning musical SPRING AWAKENING as a part their professional mainstage season, with performances running August 3rd-12th. Performances will be held on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 3pm. Tickets purchased in advance at www.SoLunaStudioNY.eventbrite.com are $20. At the door, all tickets are $25. Group rates are also available. For more information about the show and tickets, please visit SoLuna Studio's website at www.solunastudiony.com. Pictures and other promotional material from the show can be found on Instagram @SoLunaStudio and on Twitter @SoLunaStudioNY (more...)

Alice Ripley Returns To The Green Room 42 For An Encore Performance Of 'Ripley Prescription'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

Tony Award winner Alice Ripley will return to The Green Room 42 in an encore performance of her acclaimed show "Ripley Prescription" on Saturday, August 18 at 7:00 PM. Featuring everything from pop/rock hits to musical theatre standards, this one night only engagement is a rare opportunity to experience an extraordinary evening of storytelling and song by a performer the NY Daily News called "a musical theatre legend." The evening features Brad Simmons on piano. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Broadway Gets Freaky! On the Red Carpet for the Premiere of FREAKY FRIDAY
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 31, 2018

Disney Theatrical Productions just celebrated its first stage-to-television collaboration with the Disney Channel in adapting its original stage musical Freaky Friday for a worldwide televised premiere on the Disney Channel on Friday, August 10th. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside the Legacy Robe Ceremony for HEAD OVER HEELS
by Walter McBride - Jul 30, 2018

Head Over Heels had its Legacy Robe ceremony last week before its opening night performance. The robe was given to Justin Prescott. Check out photos from the ceremony below! (more...)

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On DAVE at Arena Stage; Updating Live!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Dave, new musical, is now on stage at Arena Stage. By three-time Tony Award winner Thomas Meehan (Annie, Hairspray, The Producers), two-time Tony Award nominee Nell Benjamin (Mean Girls, Legally Blonde) and Pulitzer Prize and two-time Tony Award winner Tom Kitt (Next to Normal, IfThen), Dave is inspired by the Academy Award-nominated American political comedy film. The world-premiere engagement is produced by special arrangement with Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures, The Donners' Company and Larger Than Life. Under the direction of Tony Award nominee Tina Landau, and with choreography by Tony Award nominee Sam Pinkleton and music direction by Rob Berman, Dave runs July 13-August 19, 2018 in the Kreeger Theater. (more...)

Jeremy Jordan, Sierra Boggess, Stephanie J. Block, Liz Callaway, Emily Skinner, Alice Ripley Join Seth Rudetsky for Provincetown's Broadway Series In August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Six of Broadway's most sought-after stars will join Mark Cortale's "Broadway @ The Art House" and "Broadway @ Town Hall" concert series in Provincetown in August. (more...)

Arena Stage 2018/19 Season Single Tickets On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces single tickets on sale July 31, 2018 for the full 2018/19 season. (more...)

The Rep Announces Cast, Production Team For Its Season-Opening EVITA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Meet the stars who will bring The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis' lavish production of Evita to life. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of DAVE in DC
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2018

From a Tony and Pulitzer Prize award-winning creative team comes the world-premiere musical comedy DAVE, adapted from the Oscar-nominated film. DAVE tells the story ofhigh school teacher (and presidential lookalike) DAVE Kovic, who is hired by the Secret Service as a stand-in for the Commander-in-Chief. When the President falls ill under less than 'presidential' circumstances, DAVE is thrust into the Oval Office to avoid a national scandal, and must find a way to gain the trust and love of the American people...and the First Lady. Subscription packages, including DAVE, are currently available. Single tickets for DAVE go on sale March 28, 2018. Patrons may call the Arena Stage Sales Office at 202-488-3300or visit arenastage.org. DAVE runs July 13-August 19, 2018. For complete 2018/19 Season details, visit: arenastage.org/shows-tickets/the-season/index-18-19.shtml. (more...)

BWW Review: Optimism Abounds in World Premiere of DAVE at Arena Stage
by Jennifer Perry - Jul 29, 2018

'Dave' is a really fun show with a strong cast. It's just the right kind of show we need in DC right now. While questions might emerge as to whether it can play elsewhere, I would suggest that no matter where you live, you may be eager to immerse yourself in a world of political optimism for a few hours. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of HEAD OVER HEELS Opening Night With Taylor Iman Jones
by Alan Henry - Jul 27, 2018

HEAD OVER HEELS officially opened last night at Broadway's Hudson Theatre! Go behind the scenes of the opening night performance and festivities in the video below from our Instagram Takeover as Taylor Iman Jones takes over the account to share the beat with BWW's followers! (more...)

Photo Flash: Drew Gehling, Mamie Parris, Tina Landau and More Celebrate Opening Night of DAVE at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018

Arena Stage presents the world premiere of the new musical Dave. By three-time Tony Award winner Thomas Meehan (Annie, Hairspray, The Producers), two-time Tony Award nominee Nell Benjamin (Mean Girls, Legally Blonde) and Pulitzer Prize and two-time Tony Award winner Tom Kitt (Next to Normal, If/Then), Dave is inspired by the Academy Award-nominated American political comedy film. The show celebrated its opening night this week, check out the stars celebrating below! (more...)

New Pilobolus Five Senses Festival Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018

???????The international movement and entertainment company, Pilobolus (Executive Producer, Itamar Kubovy; Renee Jaworski and Matt Kent, artistic directors), kicks-off its first ever Pilobolus Five Senses Festival this weekend. A celebration of arts and ideas convening the company's vast network of creative, world-renowned collaborators in its own backyard of Washington, Connecticut, the festival begins Friday, July 27 and runs through August 11, rain or shine. For more information and to purchase tickets to The Pilobolus Five Senses Festival, please visit www.FiveSensesFestival.com. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Cast of HEAD OVER HEELS Takes Their Opening Night Bows
by Walter McBride - Jul 27, 2018

Head Over Heels opened on Broadway last night at the Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street)! BroadwayWorld attended the big night and you can get a look at Peppermint, Rachel York, Bonnie Milligan, and the rest of the cast taking their opening night bows! (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Go-Go's, Peppermint, and More Stars Arrive at Opening Night of HEAD OVER HEELS
by Walter McBride - Jul 27, 2018

Head Over Heels opened on Broadway last night at the Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street)! From The Go-Go's to Peppermint, you can check out the photos of all the stars arriving below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Broadway's Got the Beat! The Cast of HEAD OVER HEELS Celebrates Opening Night
by Walter McBride - Jul 27, 2018

Head Over Heels opened on Broadway last night at the Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street)! BroadwayWorld attended the big night and you can get a look at Peppermint, Rachel York, Bonnie Milligan, and the rest of the cast tat the show's opening night cast party! Check out the photos below! (more...)

Ben Brantley Apologizes Over New York Times Review For HEAD OVER HEELS
by Alan Henry - Jul 27, 2018

Late Thursday evening, following the publication of the New York Times theatre review of Head Over Heels, members of the Broadway community took to social media to express outrage over a review which many have dubbed transphobic. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Atlantis Theatrical's SIDE SHOW; Show Premieres 8/31
by Oliver Oliveros - Jul 26, 2018

Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group has announced the full cast for the Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical, SIDE SHOW, which opens on August 31 at Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, Makati. (more...)

Social: Go Behind The Scenes of HEAD OVER HEELS Opening Night With Taylor Iman Jones
by Alan Henry - Jul 26, 2018

HEAD OVER HEELS officially opens tonight at Broadway's Hudson Theatre! Go behind the scenes of the opening night performance and festivities on our Instagram as Taylor Iman Jones takes over the account to share the beat with BWW's followers! (more...)

Review Roundup: Were Critics Head Over Heels for HEAD OVER HEELS?
by Review Roundups - Jul 26, 2018

Head Over Heels opens on Broadway tonight at Broadway's Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street)! Let's see what the critics had to say! (more...)

Standing Room Only and Graceful Productions Present Staged Reading of New Musical CALVIN BERGER
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Standing Room Only and Graceful Productions have announced a staged reading of the new musical Calvin Berger at the Hudson Backstage Theatre in Hollywood. With book, music, and lyrics by Barry Wyner and directed by Ovation Award-winner Richard Israel, the Calvin Berger staged reading will be presented on Friday, August 10, and Saturday, August 11, at 8pm and Sunday, August 12, at 7pm. The cast will feature (in alphabetical order) Grace Kaufman, Julia Lester, Jason Eric Testa, and one more actor to be announced. The musical director is Anthony Lucca.           (more...)

Paul Iacono, Bob Stillman Headline Next Madame's Soiree
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Cabaret patroness Madame Mathieu has selected two-time Tony Award nominee Bob Stillman (Grey Gardens, Kiss of the Spider Woman) and MTV's Paul Iacono (The Hard Times of RJ Berger, FAME) as guests of honor at the July 26th edition of Bistro Awards Critics' Pick Madame Mathieu's Soiree. The duo will be joined on the program by a distinguished group of emerging artists from a variety of disciplines. (more...)

BWW TV: Go-Go to the Red Carpet for Opening Night of HEAD OVER HEELS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Heaven is a place on Broadway tonight! HEAD OVER HEELS celebrates its opening night Broadway's Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street) this evening, July 26.  (more...)

Weston's MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Opens August 8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

???????Closing out the Weston 2018 Main Stage season is the Broadway hit Million Dollar Quartet, a rock and roll sensation brought to life, running August 9-September 2. (more...)

Pittsburgh CLO's THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Opens August 7
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Pittsburgh CLO is proud to produce THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE for the first time, August 7-12 at the Benedum Center. (more...)

A CHORUS LINE Caps Richmond Triangle Players' 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Richmond Triangle Players opens its 2018-19 Season with a new musical revue based around the work of the most heralded and influential theatrical composer of the last 60 years, Sondheim on Sondheim.  The production opens Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8 pm, following a two low-priced previews on Wednesday and Thursday August 8 and 9 at 8 pm.  (more...)

A BRONX TALE Makes its Way to San Francisco This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2018

SHN and Producers Tommy Mottola, the Dodgers, Tribeca Productions and Evamere Entertainment are pleased to announce a San Francisco engagement at the SHN Golden Gate Theatre from November 27 to December 23, 2018 as part of the 2018-2019 SHN Season for the North American tour of A BRONX TALE, the new musical featuring a book by Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri, music by Oscar, Grammy, and Tony Award winner Alan Menken, and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Oscar and Tony Award nominee Glenn Slater, directed by two-time Oscar winner Robert De Niro and four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks, with choreography by Tony nominee Sergio Trujillo. (more...)

Photo Flash: The John W. Engeman Theater Presents NEWSIES
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2018

The John W. Engeman Theater presents Newsies. Performances began on Thursday, July 19 at 8:00pm and run through Sunday, September 2, 2018. Check out photos from the production below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: NEWSIES Take Opening Night Bows at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 23, 2018

The John W. Engeman Theater presents Newsies. Performances begin on Thursday, July 19 at 8:00pm and run through Sunday, September 2, 2018. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Cast of NEWSIES at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport Celebrates Opening Night
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 23, 2018

The John W. Engeman Theater presents Newsies. Performances began on Thursday, July 19 at 8:00pm and run through Sunday, September 2, 2018. Check out photos from the cast's opening night party below! (more...)

BWW Feature: SOME THEATRE COMPANY, ORONO, UNLEASHES A JAM PACKED SEASON OF SHOWS
by Elaine Bard - Jul 23, 2018

Not one to hold back from taking on any challenge, this small community theatre in Orono has filled their season with a plethora of big name shows. (more...)

VIDEO: The Go-Go's Talk HEAD OVER HEELS and How They Stay Relevant
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2018

The Go-Go's and their music have graced many a stage over the 30+ years they have been a band, but for the first time they can be heard on a Broadway stage! Though the band themselves are not appearing, the music of The Go-Go's can be heard in the new Broadway musical Head Over Heels. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 7/20/2018
by BWW - Jul 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/20/2018 for Dallas (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Drew Gehling and the Cast of DAVE at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2018

Arena Stage presents the new musical Dave, get a first look below! (more...)

Uptown Closes Its Season with PERFECT ARRANGEMENT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2018

To close its 17th season, Uptown's regional premiere of Perfect Arrangement by Topher Payne goes back in time to show the lengths employees will go to to hide their homosexual identity in order to preserve their job to convince society they are 'the Norm'. Perfect Arrangement, directed by B.J. Cleveland runs August 24 - September 2 at the Kalita Humphreys Theater. (more...)

BWW Review: DAVE, A World Premiere Musical at Arena Stage - Looks Like It is Destined for Broadway
by Charles Shubow - Aug 9, 2018

Wonderful cast directed by Tina Landau is a nice diversion from presidential politics. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at The British Theatre Academy's Production of BRING IT ON at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2018

The Tony Award nominated Broadway musical Bring It On The Musical, a universal coming-of-age story that mixes competitive cheerleading, high school politics and teenage romance. (more...)

BWW Review: SUNSET BOULEVARD at Festival Bruxellons!
by Patrick Honor - Aug 8, 2018

Innovatively set in the unique Chateau de Karreveld, the greatest attraction of the Bruexellons! Summer Festival is proving to be the very first French version of Sunset Boulevard, flawlessly translated and adapted by Jack Cooper and Simon Paco, and resourcefully supervised by Stephane Laporte, who gave us the French adaptation of The Lion King, Titanic, I Do! I Do!, and Fiddler on the Roof!, among others. (more...)

BWW Review: BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL, Southwark Playhouse
by Marianka Swain - Aug 7, 2018

There's an explosion of spirit and - yes - 'cheer face' at Southwark Playhouse, hosting the long-awaited UK premiere of this 2011 musical; last year's national tour was sadly postponed. But Ewan Jones's dynamic British Theatre Academy production, with its minimal scenery and tight ensemble perfectly filling a midsize space, suggests it's the ideal piece to go on the road - not to mention its timely, uplifting message of inclusion. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of The Muny's MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS With Dan DeLuca
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2018

Go behind the scenes of The Muny's production of Meet Me In St. Louis in the video below from when Dan DeLuca took over our Instagram account this weekend! Watch to take in the ins and outs of putting on this production at the world's largest outdoor musical theatre! Be sure to follow us for future takeovers!  (more...)

BWW Social: Go Behind the Scenes of The Muny's MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS With Dan DeLuca
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2018

Go behind the scenes of The Muny's production of Meet Me In St. Louis today as Dan DeLuca takes over our Instagram account! Be sure to tune in to see the ins and outs of putting on this production at the world's largest outdoor musical theatre! (more...)

STEPHANIE'S CHILD - New York's Premier Pop-Vocal Drag Trio Returns To Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Broadway's newest intimate concert venue - welcomes back Stephanie's Child, New York's premier pop-vocal drag trio, for their one-year anniversary concert on Friday, August 10 at 9:30 PM. Hailed as one of the "Best LGBT Events in New York" from Time Out New York, the Stephanie's Child residency features tight harmonies, pop hits, hilarious original parodies and surprise special guests. (more...)

Victoria Clark And More Set For Village Theatre's 18th Annual Festival Of New Musicals
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

With one week left until The 18th Annual Festival of New Musicals, Village Theatre is excited to announce this summer's casting and creative teams! Tony Award-winner Victoria Clark (The Light in the Piazza) will direct Hansel & Gretl & Heidi & Gu?nter, a hilarious family adventure of what happens after Hansel and Gretl escape. Village Theatre's new artistic director Jerry Dixon (If/Then, Once on this Island) will direct the kick-off show Elysium: An American Fable, the moving story of a family dying under the weight of their own secrets; and associate artistic director Brandon Ivie (Jasper in Deadland) will direct The Passage, a coming-of-age mystery about a boy battling a monster holding his father captive. Joining them will be music directors Jason Hart (American Psycho), Rona Siddiqui (Bella: An American Tall Tale), R.J. Tancioco (Here Lies Love), and resident music director Tim Symons (Romy & Michelle's High School Reunion), among others. (more...)

Casting Complete For Staged Reading Of CALVIN BERGER At Hudson Backstage Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2018

Standing Room Only and Graceful Productions have announced a staged reading of the new musical Calvin Berger at the Hudson Backstage Theatre in Hollywood. With book, music, and lyrics by Barry Wyner and directed by Ovation Award-winner Richard Israel, the Calvin Berger staged reading will be presented on Friday, August 10, and Saturday, August 11, at 8pm and Sunday, August 12, at 7pm. The cast will feature (in alphabetical order) Joshua Bassett, Grace Kaufman, Julia Lester, and Jason Eric Testa. The musical director is Anthony Lucca. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Mental Illness And Grief Are Given The Spotlight In NEXT TO NORMAL
by Jade Kops - Aug 14, 2018

Lane Cove Theatre Company takes on Brian Yorkey (book and lyrics) and Tom Kitt's (music) Next to Normal, a rock musical about mental health and grief. (more...)

Brief 8/14: Read the Reviews For GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Aug 14, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: check out all the reviews for Gettin' the Band Back Together, which opened last night on Broadway! (more...)

BWW Interview: NBC RISE's Damon J. Gillespie On His Role In The New Musical CYRANO at Goodspeed's Norma Terris Theatre
by Joseph Harrison - Aug 13, 2018

It is an instantly recognizable story. Skilled writer and romantic Cyrano de Bergerac crafts beautiful prose but can't let himself be loved due to insecurities about his looks. This classic story is being brought to life in a new and exciting way at the Goodspeed's Norma Terris Theatre with music by members of the Grammy Award-winning band, The National, and a stellar cast and creative team. Playing the character of Le Bret is Damon J. Gillespie who is just off a starring role on the TV show Rise. I had the pleasure of speaking with Damon and learning about his experience with this new twist on a classic tale. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Heidi Blickenstaff and Cozi Zuehlsdorff Sing Six Original Songs From FREAKY FRIDAY
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2018

Disney Channel's musical film adaptation of Freaky Friday officially aired on Friday, August 10. The musical featured an original score written by Broadway veterans Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey (Next to Normal, If/Then). The pair penned nine original songs for the musical and you can watch the cast, including Heidi Blickenstaff and Cozi Zuehlsdorff, sing six of them in the clips from the film below! (more...)

KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN Cast & Creative Team Announced At The Lyric Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

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Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 12
by Audition Roundup - Aug 12, 2018

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 12, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)

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