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Working - 1978 - Broadway

Based on the book by Studs Terkel


46th Street Theatre

(New York, NY)
226 W.46th St.
by Fiona Scott - Oct 25, 2021
West End, Broadway and Disney legend, Lea Salonga, has just announced she will be returning to UK venues for a tour in 2022. Salonga spoke with BroadwayWorld about the pandemic, being cast in Pretty Little Liars and returning to performing.
by Student Blogger: Maddie Davies - Oct 25, 2021
As I wrote in my last blog, I am not one that is often considered a leading lady type. I am more of a Thea than a Hedda. Quiet, small, naive, sometimes even mistaken as meek. Knowing everyone was going to assume I’d audition for Thea, I decided it wanted to audition for Hedda.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 25, 2021
In honor of Tin Pan Alley being named a designated New York City landmark, the cabaret community threw a lengthy four-hour free concert right under the Flatiron Building.
by Stefani Chudnow - Oct 25, 2021
From October 28th to November 7th, Theatre NOVA in Ann Arbor is putting on a production of Sing Happy!. This special show is a celebration of the work of Kander and Ebb, a legendary duo who composed such musicals as Cabaret, Chicago, and Kiss of the Spider Woman, just to name a few.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2021
Kit Goldstein Grant's new Halloween musical, The New Mother, will be screened in midtown Manhattan at Prime Produce (424 W 54th St, New York, NY 10019) on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm. Doors open at 1 pm for free Halloween candy and snacks.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2021
Frankenstein Slept Here by Tim Kelly, and directed by Jenny Connors comes to Sutter Street Theatre beginning this week. This is the first show in the company's Pee-Wee Series.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2021
Joining the company from November 1, will be writer, director, performer and Graeae Beyond participant Sonny Nwachukwu, who will bring his skills to directing and devising; emerging director/producer of film, playwright, poet and author, Britny Virginia, who will also be working on directing and devising; and writer, director, dramaturg, and theatre maker, Kate Lovell, who will be cover the areas of new writing and artist development. 
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2021
Boise Contemporary Theater (BCT), the only professional theater in the state of Idaho that focuses entirely on new and contemporary plays, has been been designated by Mayor Lauren McLean as the City of Boise’s 2022-23 Cultural Ambassador.
by Review Roundups - Oct 25, 2021
Douglas Carter Beane's Fairycakes officially opened last night, Sunday, October 24, 2021. Fairycakes is set to play a limited engagement through January 2, 2022.
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Oct 25, 2021
Alex Wyse and Ben Fankhauser have joined forces to write and star in A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet, a new musical off-Broadway. The show is “is everything you want the first new musical premiering in NYC to be: whip-smart and stupid funny, packed with songs as catchy as a jingle.” I had the opportunity to see Regina Comet this past weekend and had such a fun time!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2021
Tickets are going on sale Friday, October 29 for the Detroit return engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. 
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 24, 2021
Broadwayworld had the pleasure of interviewing chocolatier, Chef Ursula XVII about her career and Disset Chocolate for out 'Chef Spotlight.'
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 24, 2021
Seldom do you get to sit back and enjoy pop-rock in its rawest, most sentimental form, but Canadian band JukeBox County - and their new album Inner Space/Outer Space - can give you just that.
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 24, 2021
Redefining what it means to put on a Halloween costume, Haiden's latest single criticizes poor communication in relationships, with a little help from himself.
by Neil Shurley - Oct 24, 2021
'Falsettos is one big, warm hug of a musical'
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 23, 2021
When you think 'haunted houses' you probably don't picture the inside of a theatre. But with an over 100 year history, many of Broadway's most famous houses are positively teeming with reports of the supernatural.
by Guest Author - Oct 23, 2021
The great thing about radio drama is that we can paint complex scenes and invoke whole new worlds through the power of storytelling, using sound alone.
by Guest Author - Oct 23, 2021
From its first run at Glasgow’s Tron theatre in 2018, and its 2019 UK tour, writer and co-director of Pride and Prejudice* (sort of) Isobel McArthur’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s iconic novel is retold by five young female servants with Georgian petticoats: all wearing marigolds and Doc Martens.
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 23, 2021
In his one-man show, Menken will lead the audience through a journey of more than 35 years of hit songs, movies and musicals – Little Shop of Horrors, Sister Act, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Beauty & the Beast, Enchanted, Tangled and many more!
by Jason Davis - Oct 23, 2021
A wild ride of naughty night club numbers, love affairs, and smuggling, overshadowed by the rise of Nazi power in Germany, create a night filled with strong and mixed emotions. Susquehanna Stage's production of Cabaret captured this spirit and entertained theater goers.
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 22, 2021
L. Foppiano Wine Co. recently held a virtual tasting in honor of the premier winery’s 125th Anniversary and Broadwayworld had the pleasure of attending.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Oct 22, 2021
Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. October playlists, the importance of representation in theatre, the power of 'no' and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!
by Lorens Portalatin - Oct 22, 2021
Prepare to be transported to the wizarding world of Harry Potter when the fantastically funny live show Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Potter Experience arrives in Coppell this November for three performances only: Friday, November 12 (8 PM) and Saturday, November 13 (2 PM, 8 PM). Performances will take place in the Main Hall at the new Coppell Arts Center (505 Travis Street, Coppell, TX 75019). Tickets are $29 and on sale now at • 972-304-7047.
by Student Blogger: Kelsey Piccirillo - Oct 22, 2021
I started my college journey in 2016 at Fullerton College. In 2020 I graduated with my Associate's in History. I currently attended Southern New Hampshire University online and am one class away from my Bachelors in English and Creative Writing. I plan to continue school at either UCLA or USC to get my Masters and PHD in Library Science.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021
Trafalgar Entertainment Group will be welcoming patrons into the building from December 2nd, 2021, with two of the most exciting current new Broadway musicals.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021
Laurie and Adam famously starred as husband and wife Ian and Jane Beale in BBC's EastEnders. The rest of the cast of “LOOKING GOOD DEAD” includes Harry Long as Roy Grace, Ian Houghton as Jonas, Leon Stewart as Branson, Gemma Stroyan as Bella, Luke Ward-Wilkinson as Max Bryce, Mylo McDonald as Mick and Natalie Boakye as Janie.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021
French-British conductor Kay Salomon will join Opera North in Leeds at the end of this year to take part in the Company’s new Female Conductor Traineeship.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021
Transform, Leeds' international performance festival has tonight announced at the festival's launch event at the Tetley, the next wave of projects and artists for Transform 21-22, a reimagined festival for our times. 
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021
The prestigious Harlem School of the Arts (HSA), located in the historic Harlem community, is proud to announce the addition of jazz trumpeter W. Lee Hogans, who joins the organization's staff as Chief Education Officer.
by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021
Social Animals have released their brand-new single “Adults”. The group includes Dedric Clark (vocals, guitar), Tony Petersen (guitar), Boyd Smith (drums), Roger Whittet (bass). Listen to the new single now!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
Zest Theatre Presents monolith an audio adventure into eternity, written by Jenny Daniels with music and sound design by Testament.
by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021
Elton John has released his all-star album 'The Lockdown Sessions'. Collaborations include Dua Lipa, Nicki Minaj, Lil Nas X, Brandi Carlile, Stevie Wonder, Rina Sawayama, Stevie Nicks, Charlie Puth, Miley Cyrus, and more. Listen to the album and purchase it on vinyl, cassette, and CD now!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
Today, iconic instrumental group The Piano Guys and the internationally renowned Dallas String Quartet release their classical-crossover song 'You Are The Reason' as part of The Piano Guys' new album 'Chill.'
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
The New Jersey Performing Arts Center celebrates the 10th annual TD James Moody Jazz Festival showcasing an all-star lineup of the country's best musicians, held Nov 5-21, including the award-winning Maria Schneider Orchestra, the New Jersey premiere of Christian McBride's The Movement Revisited, the Tony Award-winning Lillias White (currently on Broadway in Chicago), a special tribute concert to George Wein.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
Today, artist and songwriter KINGS has released a brand new single, 'how to kill me.' The song is out now via Snafu Records. Listen everywhere now here.
by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021
“Chasing Stars (Stripped) [feat. James Bay]” premieres alongside a video that reimagines the beautifully surreal, VHS-obsessed visual for the original version. Watch the new music video now!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
The producers and creative team are delighted to announce that in addition to the smash-hit West End production currently playing to packed houses at the newly refurbished Trafalgar Theatre, a second company of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning musical JERSEY BOYS will head out on a new tour of the UK and Ireland.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
An Abstract Artist's Journal will be on display at the Eisemann Center from October 26 to January 4, 2022. The exhibit features 35 abstract paintings of all sizes that reveal a slice of Susan Paulson Clark's life. She uses her expertise as a writer to include a written caption about each piece that describes her experience while she painted it.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
Today, country singer-songwriter Caroline Jones officially announced her highly-anticipated sophomore album, Antipodes, distributed in partnership with ONErpm,  to be released November 12.
by Jim Munson - Oct 22, 2021
BroadwayWorld talks to award-winning choreographer and director Doug Varone about his company's upcoming program in San Jose, which includes 'Somewhere,' his take on the iconic score from 'West Side Story.' They also discuss Varone's choreography for two musicals that have become cult classics - 'The Triumph of Love' and 'Murder Ballad.'
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021
CLUB44 RECORDS has announced that Voctave, the acclaimed a capella group known for their soaring harmonies and intricate arrangements, has released the new holiday album The Spirit of the Season: Deluxe Edition in digital, streaming and CD formats today, Friday, October 22.
by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021
Written and recorded in Nashville nearly all in one day, new single 'how to kill me' is moody dark pop at its finest, finding KINGS in her emotive sweet spot. Listen to the new track now!
by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021
City Mouse began when Miski Dee Rodriguez walked away from the corporate world in Los Angeles, CA and sold her soul to rock n' roll. Touring relentlessly for the past 15 years, the band has played their hearts out across the U.S.A., U.K., Europe, Canada and Mexico. Watch the new music video and check out City Mouse's upcoming tour dates!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2021
 The Wooster Group’s new production of Bertolt Brecht’s The Mother, directed by Elizabeth LeCompte, has been extended by two weeks. Performances will now run through November 20 at The Performing Garage (33 Wooster Street), with an official opening on October 26, 2021. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2021
Westcoast Black Theater Troupe has entered into a collaboration with Semkhor and FOUNDERS+ to support the high-level education of local artists and the production of digital arts projects.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2021
 The Whitmore Sisters, Eleanor and Bonnie, have shared the second song from their debut album, GHOST STORIES, out January 21, 2022 on Red House Records. 'Hurtin' for a Letdown' premiers this week on SiriusXM Outlaw Country (Channel 60) and is available today on all streaming services HERE. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2021
Second Thought Theatre has announced their full production of Sweetpea. As the closing production of the 2021 season, Sweetpea will serve as the theatre’s first in-person production in 18 months.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2021
The Great Arizona Puppet Theater will present 'THE LITTLE RED HEN' November 5-21. Who will help the Little Red Hen with all the work it takes to get wheat made into bread? A fun sing-along show featuring the hard-working hen, her silly (and lazy!) animal friends and a very helpful little chick. Recommended for ages 3 and up.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2021
Time Life has released four digital albums from pop/rock favorite Lobo today, including “If I Could Do It Over: The Acoustic Hits.” The new collection reimagines Lobo’s biggest songs and personal favorites as if they were recorded today for the very first time.