Rent on Tour


CONFESSIONS OF A MORMON BOY Comes To Australia
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

The international one-man sensation CONFESSIONS OF A MORMON BOY comes to Australia to perform as part of the 2019 Sydney Mardi Gras Festival and at Chapel off Chapel, Melbourne! (more...)

WAR HORSE Will Return to London At New Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre, Wembley Park's highly-anticipated new theatre venture announces that the acclaimed National Theatre production of War Horse will return to London for a strictly limited run from 18 October 23 November 2019. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 17, 2019
by - Jan 17, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 17 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Caixaforum presenta MUSICALES QUE MARCAN GENERACIONES
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jan 17, 2019

El proximo 30 de enero comienza este repaso a la historia del musical a traves de varios de los musicales mas significativos de todos los tiempos. (more...)

Scoop: Chris Pine, Connie Britton, Viggo Mortensen and Nene Leakes Headline Guest Lineup on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN
by TV Scoop - Jan 17, 2019

Scoop: Chris Pine, Connie Britton, Viggo Mortensen and Nene Leakes Headline Guest Lineup on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN (more...)

Tony Award winner Renee Elise Goldsberry Performs With The Nashville Symphony This Weekend
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jan 17, 2019

No matter the role for which you may best remember Renee Elise Goldsberry - whether it's her Tony Award winning turn as Hamilton's Angelica Schuyler, The Good Wife's assistant state's attorney Geneva Pine, One Life to Live's Evangeline Williamson, Altered Carbon's Quellcrist Falconer on Netflix, or the title character in HBO's acclaimed film adaptation of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks - you may be certain they all come from within the heart and soul of the multi-talented actress/singer/songwriter who makes her first appearance with the Grammy Award-winning Nashville Symphony Orchestra, beginning tonight for a three-performance run through Saturday, January 19 at Schermerhorn Symphony Center. (more...)

Producer Kendrell Bowman Creates New Talk Show 'The Happy Hour'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

ANTHONYKEN, LLC has revealed a new talk show 'The Happy Hour', created by Kendrell Bowman (Off-Broadway Shows 'Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical' 'An Evening with Phyllis Hyman', 'A Soulful Christmas'). (more...)

Our Table: A New Musical, Broadway Is 850 Strong, Max Sheldon, And More Come to Feinstein's/54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

Digital Lottery Announced For DEAR EVAN HANSEN in Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Described by the Los Angeles Times as a "cultural phenomenon," Dear Evan Hansen comes to Seattle's Paramount Theatre from January 23 through February 2. In advance of the start of performances, the production announced today that it will host a digital ticket lottery offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of $25 tickets available per performance. (more...)

BWW TV: Production Designer Jason Sherwood Sets the Scene for FOX's RENT!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 17, 2019

How do you capture the essence of one of the most iconic musicals in Broadway history and make it work for live television? Production Designer extraordinaire Jason Sherwood is making magic happen in LA as FOX's Rent enters its final week of rehearsals. Below, he tells us all about how they will bring the East Village to life in a massive way, and even gives us a sneak peek of the set! (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 1/17: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Toronto Cast, Live-Action HUNCHBACK Musical, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Jan 17, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! It's almost Friday! Power through the rest of your week by reading the top Broadway stories! (more...)

Award Winning RWS Entertainment Group Announces 10,000 Square Foot Studio Expansion
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

RWS Entertainment Group (RWS), a New York based full-service production company that creates award-winning custom entertainment, live events and branded experiences worldwide, announced today the expansion of RWS Studios to now consist of a total of ten customized studios for Rent, ranging from soundproof music rooms to large column-free rehearsal spaces, in addition to a new state-of-the-art commercial, television and film casting studio. The increased studio space allows RWS to broaden its presence in New York, complementing the company's immense growth within the live entertainment and performing arts industries. (more...)

Jackie Evancho To Release Broadway Album THE DEBUT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

With her upcoming new album, 'The Debut', multi-platinum recording artist, Jackie Evancho will match her extraordinary voice with one of the most exciting re-emerging genres in popular music today: Broadway's new American Songbook. 'The Debut 'is set for a Spring release. 'The Debut' also marks the coming of age of this now 18 year old. No longer the child prodigy Jackie Evancho has blossomed into one of the greatest vocal talents in the world today. Some even compare her to an emerging Barbra Streisand. (more...)

BWW Review: MIO, MIN MIO at Odense Teater
by Maria Bruun Fanoe - Jan 16, 2019

Bade born og voksne gar glade ud fra Odense Teaters opsaetning af 'Mio, min Mio'. Forestillingen bliver spillet i et melankolsk og morkt univers, der har dyb respekt for Astrid Lindgrens bog. (more...)

Santa Cruz Shakespeare's Signs 20 Year Contract in The Grove Venue
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Santa Cruz Shakespeare announces new lease terms for their theater venue The Grove in DeLaveaga Park. The City of Santa Cruz and SCS worked together to finalize the terms in the fall of 2018. The initial lease agreement in 2016 with the City of Santa Cruz was for a 2-year conditional lease. Santa Cruz Shakespeare is ready to move forward to continue its mission of making The Grove a true cultural gem in Santa Cruz. (more...)

VIDEO: Anthony Rapp Discusses Kevin Spacey, RENT LIVE With BuzzFeed News
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

On tonight's PROFILE by BuzzFeed News, host Ashley Ford sits down with actor Anthony Rapp to discuss what has changed since he came forward exclusively to BuzzFeed News with allegations of sexual assault against Kevin Spacey in October 2017 and his response to Spacey's bizarre Frank Underwood video, his role as the first openly gay character on Star Trek: Discovery, and his thoughts on the upcoming television production of Rent: Live. (more...)

Full Casting Announced For Farmers Alley Theatre's DOUBT, A PARABLE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Farmers Alley Theatre will present the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning drama Doubt, a parable this February. Director D. Terry Williams (A Doll's House, Part 2) has assembled an amazing cast headlined by Dwandra Nickole Lampkin (The Christians, The Conviction of Lady Lorraine) as Sister Aloysius and Andy Hoff (TV's Mad Men, Criminal Minds) as Father Flynn. John Patrick Shanley's 90 minute one-act will run February 8-24 at Farmers Alley Theatre, right in the heart of downtown Kalamazoo. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 16, 2019
by - Jan 16, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 16 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

10 Local High Schools Selected To Participate In First-Ever CAPA MARQUEE AWARDS Program
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) today announced the 10 local high schools selected to participate in the first-ever CAPA Marquee Awards. Designed to recognize and celebrate the wealth of high-caliber musical theatre talent in central Ohio, the newly created awards program will send adjudicators to a performance of each participating school's qualifying musical theatre production to evaluate nominated students/productions in the categories of Best Actor in a Leading Role, Best Actress in a Leading Role, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Best Musical Production, Best Direction, Outstanding Ensemble Performance, and Outstanding Student Orchestra Performance. Adjudicators will also separately evalute hard-copy nominations submitted in the categories of Backstage Excellence and Outstanding Technical Achievement. (more...)

SOUL-CRUSHING DISCO BALL Announces Extension at The Hudson Backstage Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Due to an enormous response to the world premiere limited engagement of "SOUL CRUSHING DISCO BALL"Anarchy Pictures are thrilled to announce a two week extension through February 3, 2019. The show remains at The Hudson Backstage Theatre. (more...)

Harris Center Welcomes The National Tour Of EVITA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Eva Peron enthralled a nation and enchanted the world. Her story unfolds in Evita, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, a high-flying theatrical experience adored the world over. The national tour of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's groundbreaking musical comes to the Harris Center for five performances, capturing the rise and fall of one of the world's most glamorous first ladies. (more...)

Scoop: Upcoming Storylines for ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING on THE CW - Saturday, January 19, 2019
by TV Scoop - Jan 16, 2019

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Storylines for ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING, airing on THE CW on Saturday, January 19, 2019! (more...)

Casting Announced Of THE DOUBLE-THREAT TRIO!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Pittsburgh CLO is proud to announce the cast of the world premiere of THE DOUBLE-THREAT TRIO written by Adam Overett February 15, 2019 April 28, 2019 at the CLO Cabaret. THE DOUBLE-THREAT TRIO is the third musical to be given a world premiere from Pittsburgh CLO's inaugural SPARK festival, which developed musicals designed to cultivate the next generation of small-cast shows that will continue on in similar venues around the country. Tickets for this hysterical take on 'making it' in the theater are now available online at CLOCabaret.com, by phone at 412-456-6666 or in person at the Theater Square Box Office, and start at $31.25. (more...)

RENT LIVE Cast Recording To Drop This March!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

There's no day but January 27, 2019 when it comes to FOX's Rent and now you'll be able to take home all of Jonathan Larson's timeless tunes from the broadcast! (more...)

Cleveland Play House Brings Adventure And Arrows With Ken Ludwig's Sherwood
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Cleveland Play House (CPH) is raising the swashbuckling stakes on the Robin Hood folklore with an exciting adventure that conjures up joy, romance and merriment. Ken Ludwig's Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood, is a lightning speed tale full of playful characters that will take over the Allen Theatre at Playhouse Square from February 2nd through February 24th, 2019.   (more...)

BWW Feature: 9 Shows To See In The Twin Cities Area In 2019
by Brett Burger - Jan 16, 2019

Last year I posted an article on my website about the top 10 shows I was the most excited for that would be in the Twin Cities across the 2018-2019 season. Some of them premiered in 2018 like Mamma Mia at the Ordway and, of course, the traveling production of Hamilton. However, as I look back at the least, a large majority of them are in 2019 and I'm still just as excited to see these productions as I was last year when I posted about them. Below are 9 shows that I can't wait to see in 2019! (more...)

JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH Is Back By Popular Demand At Chance Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, is pleased to announce the first show in its fifth season of our TYA Family Series... James and The Giant Peach. With book by Timothy Allen McDonald, music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, based on the book by Roald Dahl, and directed by Darryl B. Hovis, James and The Giant Peach will preview from February 15 through February 17; regular performances will begin February 17 and continue through March 3 at Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken theater arts Center on the Fyda-Mar Stage. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 1/15: WEST SIDE STORY Casting, Palace Theatre Renovation News, and More
by Stephanie Wild - Jan 15, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Begin your Tuesday the only way Broadway fans know how: by catching up on the latest news! (more...)

Dragonfly Studio & Productions Presents A DREAM IS A WISH Cabaret
by Marika O'Hara - Jan 15, 2019

A DREAM IS A WISH! is the first installment of the new cabaret series entitled: CELEBRATE? DON'T MIND IF I DO! being produced by Dragonfly Studio & Productions located in Downtown Ocoee, FL. The Dragonfly production team is presenting a unique and innovative monthly series based on obscure or seldom celebrated holidays. The evening will be filled with hilarious yet poignant anecdotes surrounded by some of your favorite musical theater tunes! (more...)

Dido to Release First Album in Five Years, 'Still On My Mind'
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Dido is back with her first new album in five years, the stunning 'Still On My Mind' out March 8th on BMG. Pre-order the album here (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

(more...)

Adam Pascal Joins the Cast of PRETTY WOMAN Today
by Stephanie Wild - Jan 15, 2019

Broadway superstar, and Tony Award nominee, Adam Pascal comes to Hollywood Boulevard for one week only, beginning today, January 15. Adam Pascal will play Edward Lewis through Sunday, January 20, 2019, during Andy Karl's time off. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 15, 2019
by - Jan 15, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 15 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Broadway Mourns the Loss of Carol Channing
by Stephanie Wild - Jan 15, 2019

BroadwayWorld was deeply saddened this morning to report the passing of the legendary Carol Channing. The Broadway community took to social media to share memories and condolences. (more...)

Matthew Rhys to Star in HBO Limited Series PERRY MASON
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Matthew Rhys will star in the title role of the HBO limited series Perry Mason from Team Downey, according to Deadline. The reboot will track the unorthodox investigator/defense attorney's origin story. The limited series is curRently in the process of hiring a director. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 14, 2019
by - Jan 14, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 14 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW TV: Everything Is RENT! Meet the Bohemians of FOX's Next Live Musical
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 14, 2019

There's no day but January 27 when it comes to FOX's Rent, and the cast and creative team are over the moon about it. BroadwayWorld is taking you straight to the Fox lot, where the whole gang is busy rehearsing for the big night. Watch below as they chat about what will make this version special, how they got their roles, and so much more! (more...)

Photo Flash: Laura Osnes, Derek Klena, and More Perform in R&H Goes Pop! at BroadwayCon
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization presented a special event as part of BroadwayCon, a special cabaret titled "R&H Goes Pop!" (more...)

NC Theatre Announces Full Casting For MAMMA MIA!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

North Carolina Theatre, the region's premiere nonprofit professional theatre, is proud to announce casting for its upcoming production of Mamma Mia!, playing February 12-17 at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. (more...)

Sacred Fools Presents The West Coast Premiere Of TOO HEAVY FOR YOUR POCKET
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Sacred Fools Theater Company is excited to continue its 22st season with the West Coast Premiere of Too Heavy for Your Pocket written by Jireh Breon Holder and directed by Michael Shepperd. "We have been tracking Too Heavy For Your Pocket since its world premiere, and were deeply affected by the poetry and humanity on display in Jiren's work," former Artistic Director Bryan Bellomo says. "We are honored to bring a west coast premiere to Los Angeles, and thrilled to finally have the opportunity to partner with Michael A. Shepperd, the perfect director to tell this delicate story of aspiration and familial love." (more...)

RENT vuelve a Barcelona
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Jan 14, 2019

El proximo jueves se presentara ante los medios la proxima temporada de ONYRIC, pero ya podemos adelantar que uno de los platos fuertes sera el regreso de Rent a Barcelona a partir del proximo 23 de marzo. (more...)

Emmy Award Winning SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Returns For 16th Season On FOX
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

FOX has renewed the Emmy Award-winning dance competition series SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE for a 16th season. From Industrial Media's 19 Entertainment and dick clark productions, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will return this summer on FOX.  (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 1/14: Three Days of BroadwayCon Coverage, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Jan 14, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Still exhausted from running around BroadwayCon all weekend? Ease into the new week by reading the top stories from around the Broadway World! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 13, 2019
by - Jan 13, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 13 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW Review: KONGENS FALD at Aarhus Teater
by Maria Bruun Fanoe - Jan 12, 2019

Johannes V. Jensens Nobelbelonnede mestervaerk "Kongens Fald" havde torsdag repremiere pa Aarhus Teater. En pompos og visuel forestilling, hvor man desvaerre gar pa kompromis med fortaellingen. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 12, 2019
by - Jan 12, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 12 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

VIDEO: Brandon Victor Dixon Sings 'Santa Fe' During RENT LIVE! Rehearsal
by Stephanie Wild - Jan 12, 2019

Rehearsals for Rent Live! are underway, with just over two weeks to go until the big premiere. Brandon Victor Dixon is giving us a sneak peek at himself singing Santa Fe during rehearsal! (more...)

WEST SIDE STORY Coming To Estonian National Opera This May!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

The classic musical WEST SIDE STORY is coming to Estonia from May 24th to 28th, 2019. (more...)

Rent Star Logan Farine Joins The Cast Of LOUDER THAN WORDS At Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Rent star Logan Farine joins the cast of The Green Room 42 and New Generation Theater Company's 'Louder Than Words' for a one-night engagement in New York City. 'Louder Than Words' is musical tribute to one of Broadway's most celebrated composers, Jonathan Larson. (more...)

First North American Tour Of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Announces $25 Digital Lottery For Las Vegas Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Described by the Los Angeles Times as a "cultural phenomenon," Dear Evan Hansen comes to The Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas from Jan. 15 through Jan. 20. In advance of the start of performances, the production announced today that it will host a digital ticket lottery offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of $25 tickets available per performance. To enter the digital ticket lottery and for more information, visit LuckySeat.com/DearEvanHansen. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 1,000