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by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
Olney Theatre Center has announced the quartet of actors performing in The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, a special 90-minute variety show created and directed by Kevin McAllister just for Olney Theatre Center that runs December 16 - December 31, 2022 in its 1938 Original Theatre.
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 28, 2022
Broadway World Cabaret is looking at the work of some artists who are, most definitely, THE CLASSICS.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022
Read BroadwayWorld's interview with longtime New Yorker staff writer-and author of the New York Times bestseller Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story-D.T. Max on his new book FINALE: Late Conversations with Stephen Sondheim.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
The film adaptation of Matilda: The Musical topped the UK box office in its opening weekend. The film earned about 50% more than Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, which took second place.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
Birmingham Rep has announced additional productions for their 2023 season - tickets are on priority sale now and go on general sale at 12pm on Thu 1 Dec.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
Broadway and West End superstar Marisha Wallace has released a rendition of Hopelessly Devoted To You, the iconic Oscar-nominated track from the 1978 classic ‘Grease’, in honour of the late Olivia Newton-John.
by Guest Blog: Yasmin Sidhwa - Nov 28, 2022
The funding means everything to us, especially with the setbacks we have had along the way. We have always believed in what we do and the young people, artists, and audiences we co-create with, represent and whose stories we tell. At last, we can plan with confidence knowing that our programme can happen because the funding is secured.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
Jersey Boys has announced that its run at London's Trafalgar Theatre has been extended, and is now booking until 1st October 2023. This musical extravaganza goes behind the music and inside the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons in the multi award-winning, true-life phenomenon, Jersey Boys.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
The UK and Ireland Tour of Disney's The Lion King will welcome 12 new members to its cast of over 50 actors, singers and dancers this winter. The award winning landmark musical is currently playing a season at Manchester Palace until 11 March, where over 300,000 people will experience the show during the only North West dates.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
BBC Earth Experience is a ground-breaking new attraction offering visitors the chance to experience the extraordinary diversity of our seven unique continents, on the most epic scale featuring bespoke narration from David Attenborough.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022
National Youth Theatre will welcome Dawn Butler MP and Accenture's Rachna Sundaram to the charity's Board of Trustees. 
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 27, 2022
URBAN STAGE's annual Winter Rhythms cabaret series has announced the full run-down of shows and acts to play in the 2022 season
by Student Blogger: Grace Ellett - Nov 27, 2022
Finding different “tools” to survive college can seem difficult, but when you find them, it will hopefully help you through your college career and beyond!
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 27, 2022
Writer-director Siddharth Chauhan's debut feature film set in his home town Shimla, Amar Colony won the Special Jury prize at the prestigious 26th Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival. The festival was held from 11- 27 November in Estonia. 
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 27, 2022
Broadway World Cabaret is looking at THE LEGACY.
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 26, 2022
Hendersonville Theatre will celebrate the holidays in a new and unique way. In Holiday Double Cheer: Five Carols for Christmas and JingleJacks, two unique musical one-acts will make their North Carolina premiere at Hendersonville Theatre from December 2 to 18.
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 26, 2022
The Theatre Podcast with Alan Seales talks to Michael Mott on its latest episode, now available for streaming.
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 26, 2022
Broadway World Cabaret is looking at the work of a man we call THE BOY WONDER.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
The Royal Court Theatre has announced a three-year partnership with SISTER, the independent studio and entertainment providers behind content such as the multi-award winning Chernobyl, Landscapers and This is Going to Hurt.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 25, 2022
The Vancouver Art Gallery Presents GUUD SAN GLANS ROBERT DAVIDSON: A LINE THAT BENDS BUT DOES NOT BREAK from November 26, 2022 to April 16, 2023, an exhibition of Robert Davidson's renowned prints and paintings spanning his decades-long career.
by Richard Sasanow - Nov 25, 2022
The Met gave birth to a fascinating new opera on Tuesday and it wasn’t a moment too soon to unleash composer Kevin Puts’s THE HOURS on an audience that sometimes seems doomed to die inundated by too many AIDAs, BOHEMEs and CARMENs. The world premiere production of THE HOURS by Puts and Greg Pierce was directed by Phelim McDermott. The cast was a starry one, led by soprano Renee Fleming, soprano Kelli O’Hara and mezzo Joyce DiDonato.
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 25, 2022
The singing sisters Callaway are, as usual, the greatest act in town, sister or otherwise.
by Michael Major - Nov 25, 2022
OKC-based rapper Jabee is proud to share details on his upcoming EP “Good.' “Good” is produced entirely by Grammy award winning producer Conductor Williams and includes features from Boldy James and Blu. Along with the announcement, Jabee shares the project’s first single “Black Star.”
by Michael Major - Nov 25, 2022
‘Modern Life (ELLES Cry at night remix)’ is a dark house remix of the third single “Modern life” from FEMES’ debut EP ‘A Shadow of Dreams’. Euphoric pianos offset darker undertones over a garagey beat, coupled with FEMES emotive vocals, this beguiling remix delivers an emotive light and shade throughout for soul-searching dance-floor moments.
by Michael Major - Nov 25, 2022
“Better Part of Me,” the new song from SYML—the solo project of singer, songwriter and producer Brian Fennell—featuring bluegrass vocalist and fiddler Sara Watkins of Nickel Creek and Watkins Family Hour. “Better Part of Me” follows recent single “Howling” featuring Lucius, which debuted alongside a video directed by Benjamin Lussier.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2022
PS CLASSICS has released the second solo album by Victoria Clark, the Tony Award-winning actress who opened recently on Broadway in the acclaimed new musical Kimberly Akimbo. December Songs for Voice and Orchestra – a sumptuous reinvention of Maury Yeston’s beloved song cycle, is reimagined here by Clark and a 37-piece orchestra.
by Michael Major - Nov 25, 2022
Watch a new promo for the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. The video features a new look at Alisha Weir (Matilda), Emma Thompson (Miss Trunchbull), Lashana Lynch (Miss Honey), Sindhu Vee (Miss Phelps), Charlie Hodson-Prior (Bruce Bogtrotter), and more in the new film.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
Jermyn Street Theatre has announced the full cast and creative team of their first production of 2023 -  In The Net by Misha Levkov.
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 25, 2022
Broadway World Cabaret is looking at the work THE SOUL MATES.
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 25, 2022
Redbreast Irish Whiskey has celebrated the second year of Robin Redbreast Day, an annual global date in the calendar designed to raise awareness and donations for charity partner BirdLife International, and its joint mission to protect common birds.
by - Nov 25, 2022
This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 11/24/2022 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.
by Peter Nason - Nov 25, 2022
It's a technical marvel from all aspects, with an outstanding cast beautifully directed by Josh Rhodes.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
The Arts at Sheridan College welcomes students between the ages of 15 and 26 to register for a two-week musical theatre intensive opportunity. This program will connect participants with college and industry professionals to experience training and performances in voice, acting, and dance.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
Following a sell-out run at VAULT Festival in 2018, Brilliant Jerks returns as a full-length production this spring at Southwark Playhouse. From innovative award-winning writer Joseph Charlton (Industry, HBO/BBC; ANNA X, Harold Pinter Theatre), the show is a fast, touching and scandal-driven show based on the creation of a multi-billion-dollar app.
by Franco Milazzo - Nov 25, 2022
When Elf The Musical last set foot in London, the critics noted its family appeal, the syrupy content and the extortionate ticket prices. Has much changed this time around?
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
David Mirvish will offer Same-Day Rush Seats for FISHERMAN'S FRIENDS: the Musical. Rush seats are based on availability and cost $39. 
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
Life is short but the tour is long and hilariously painful! This funny, heartfelt one-man show is about cycling and obsession, envy and ambition, winning and losing, and finding the inner grit to dominate the mountain stages of life. Written and performed by Hew Parham, Symphonie de la Bicyclette arrives at Adelaide Festival Centre's Space Theatre on 17 January and will run until 21 January.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 25, 2022
Adapted by Neil Bartlett, starring Golden Globe winner Emma Corrin and directed by Tony and Olivier winner Michael Grandage, the early-awaited stage version of Orlando is about to start previews. BroadwayWorld caught up with Neil ahead of opening night on 5 December to talk about the writing process, gender identity and the magic of language.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
From 30 November 2022 – 1 March 2023 the Belgrade Theatre, with kind support from Coventry Building Society, will be joining the national ‘Warm Welcome’ campaign, which aims to support local people through the coming winter months. 
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Nov 24, 2022
BroadwayWorld catches up with KT Tunstall to chat about bringing Saving Grace to the stage at Riverside Studios.
by Courtney Symes - Nov 23, 2022
‘Tis the season to be jolly!  Unless you’re Santa, whose ancient body has compiled a laundry list of ailments. Playwright Buck Busfield has imagined a contemporary North Pole in this sweet and salty tale of Christmas hijinks at the B Street Theatre.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 23, 2022
On Monday, November 21st Encore Community Services hosted “Encore Ovation: A Celebration of Aging Through Art” at theater district institution Sardi's. Encore is a nonprofit network of older adult services, meal, and housing providers on the West Side of Manhattan.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 23, 2022
Josh Canfield, actor and former CBS Survivor contestant will reprise his role as Clara’s eccentric rocker Uncle Drosselmeyer in Axelrod Contemporary Ballet Theater (AXCBT)’s THE NUTCRACKER ROCKS! Canfield has appeared on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and at A.R.T., in productions including the Tony Award-winning production of Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, Doctor Zhivago and the touring Broadway production of Falsettos.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 23, 2022
The longest-running NUTCRACKER production in SoCal returns beginning Thanksgiving weekend for eight public performances at BroadStage in Santa Monica.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 23, 2022
Bloomingdale School of Music announces December programming for its 2022/23 Free Faculty Concert Series at the David Greer Concert Hall, 323 W. 108th Street, NYC.
by Michael Major - Nov 23, 2022
“If” opens with organic instrumental elements that pave the way for Milan Ring’s skillful songwriting.  Lyrically weaving intricate words with overtones of the dichotomy between both affection and yearning, “If” is an ode to the “what could have been’s” of life’s journey.  Tutara Peak strikingly compliments the dynamics of Milan Ring’s lyricism.
by Gil Kaan - Nov 23, 2022
The Groundlings brand new Friday/Saturday holiday show Groundlings Cozy Winter Cabin opens December 2, 2022. Chris Eckert directs Main Company members Sam Desurra, Chris Kleckner, Laird Macintosh, Karen Maruyama, Jessica Pohly, Jay Renshaw and Annie Sertich. Jessica very pleasantly surprised me with her quick responses to my queries.
by Jared Fessler - Nov 23, 2022
Cameron Mackintosh presents the acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Misérables.
by Joni Lorraine - Nov 23, 2022
THE (ONE ACT) PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, five stars; Murder at Haversham Manor, one star, would not recommend. Well done, Austin Playhouse, well done.
by Miranda Keating - Nov 23, 2022
The Catastrophic Theatre is now presenting the world premiere of THEY DO NOT MOVE by Brian Jucha with the Catastrophic ensemble. There is joy to be found in this show because it brings its audience in, has them constantly take stock of new situations, causes them to reflect on the state of the world today, and strikes to inspire positive change.

Working Frequently Asked Questions

What Tony Awards has Working been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical for Stephen Schwartz, Best Lighting Design for Ken Billington, Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Craig Carnelia, Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Micki Grant, Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Mary Rodgers, Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Susan Birkenhead, Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Stephen SchwartzBest Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for James Taylor and Best Scenic Design for David Mitchell.

What songs are in Working and what's the order?
All the Livelong Day
Lovin' Al
The Mason
Neat to Be a Newsboy
Nobody Tells Me How
Treasure Island Trio
Un Mejor Dia Vendra
Just a Housewife
Millwork
Nightscate
Joe
If I Could've Been
It's an Art
Brother Trucker
Husbands and Wives
Fathers and Sons
Cleanin' Women
Something to Point To
American Dreaming
Nobody Goes Out Anymore
The Working Girls Apache
Hots Michael at the Piano
All The Livelong Day
Nobody Tells Me How
Brother Trucker
Just A Housewife
Millwork
If I Could've Been
The Mason
It's an Art
Joe
Cleanin' Women
Fathers & Sons
Something to Point To

What is the order of songs in Working and what's the order?
All the Livelong Day
Lovin' Al
The Mason
Neat to Be a Newsboy
Nobody Tells Me How
Treasure Island Trio
Un Mejor Dia Vendra
Just a Housewife
Millwork
Nightscate
Joe
If I Could've Been
It's an Art
Brother Trucker
Husbands and Wives
Fathers and Sons
Cleanin' Women
Something to Point To
American Dreaming
Nobody Goes Out Anymore
The Working Girls Apache
Hots Michael at the Piano
All The Livelong Day
Nobody Tells Me How
Brother Trucker
Just A Housewife
Millwork
If I Could've Been
The Mason
It's an Art
Joe
Cleanin' Women
Fathers & Sons
Something to Point To

What productions of Working have there been?
Working has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1978, Broadway which opened in 1978, which opened in 1999, West End which opened in 2017 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2019.