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by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2019
See production photosÂ for the site-specificÂ Saints of FailureÂ created by interdisciplinary artistÂ RyanÂ ConarroÂ (ALAXSXA | ALASKA,Â this hour forward).Â The production begins its second week of performances insideÂ Lafayette Ave Presbyterian ChurchÂ (85 South Oxford St, Fort Greene, Brooklyn) onÂ October 30, 2019,Â with additional dates throughÂ November 9, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019
Stranger Things star and former Young Simba Caleb McLaughlin stopped by The Lion King on Friday night to visit his former castmate and current Mufasa L. Steven Taylor and current Simba Bradley Gibson.
by Roy Berko - Aug 12, 2019
There is an old adage in the theater that an audience should not leave a musical theater production whistling sets and costumes. In other words, it should be the music and story-line that are most important.
Photo Flash: Andre De Shields, John Benjamin Hickey And More Star In Terrence McNally's SOME MEN at Rattlestick
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2019
Doug Nevin and Michael Urie, in partnership with Rattlestick Playwrights Theater closed out the Pride Plays' festival of play readings commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, withÂ a benefit reading of Terrence McNally'sÂ Some Men, helmed by Logan Reed, on June 24 at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater.
Photo Flash: Vichet Chum, Alton Alburo, Jon Norman Schneider and Will Seefried in Pride Plays' Reading of Chay Yew's A LANGUAGE OF THEIR OWN at Rattlestick
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2019
Doug Nevin and Michael Urie, in partnership with Rattlestick Playwrights Theater presented a reading of Chay Yew'sÂ A Language of Their OwnÂ on June 23rd as part ofÂ Pride Plays, a festival of play readings commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall UprisingÂ at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater in New York. Nick Mayo serves as Festival Director.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2019
Billy Porter, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning star of FX Network's "Pose," closed the World Pride opening ceremony at Brooklyn's Barclays Center last night in two dazzling custom looks by NYC designers,
by Jade Kops - Jun 27, 2019
John Bell and John Gaden reprise their roles as the men who saved Paris from being obliterated in the encore season of DIPLOMACY.Â
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2019
The Tyler Clementi Foundation wasÂ honored at Moving with the Spirit, a dramatic performance and fundraiser organized by the Gay Fellowship at Blessed Sacrament Church. The event wasÂ be a celebration of New York City Pride Week and the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall riots.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2019
While in Toronto for Toy Story 4's Canadian premiere, Tony Hale took in a performance of Disney's The Lion King at the Princess of Wales Theatre in Toronto on June 14 and met Gerald Ramsey (Mufasa), Nia Holloway (Nala) and Jared Dixon (Simba).
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019
The 1993 AIDS-themed musical ALL THAT HE WAS is set to open on August 12 at the Pride Arts Center. The writers have crafted a special version of the show specifically for the Pride venue, with new music and a newly revised script.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2019
The seventh annualÂ 'NightÂ Of AÂ ThousandÂ Judys'Â -Â the Pride concert to benefitÂ The Ali Forney CenterÂ written and hosted byÂ Justin SayreÂ - featured the musical talents of two time Tony Award-nomineeÂ Christine AndreasÂ (My Fair Lady,Â Oklahoma!),Â Nathan Lee GrahamÂ (Zoolander, 'LA to Vegas'),Â Brittain AshfordÂ (The Great Comet of 1812),Â Matt DoyleÂ (Spring Awakening,Â The Book of Mormon),Â Julian FleisherÂ (New York Public Radio),Â Molly PopeÂ (Cafe Caryle, Adelaide Festival),Â Kat CunningÂ (HBO's 'The Deuce,' Company XIV), andÂ Amber MartinÂ (John Cameron Mitchell'sÂ The Origin of Love).
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019
Bated Breath Theatre CompanyÂ invites you to experience the Moulin Rouge through the eyes of legendary post-impressionist painter Henri de Toulouse Lautrec withÂ UNMAKING TOULOUSE-LAUTREC.Â
by Roy Berko - Apr 5, 2019
Convergence Continuum recently staged 'Rapture, Blister, Burn' a very well written clearly staged show, that highlighted the author's intent and purpose. It was a standout production.
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 12, 2019
Broadwayworld.com recently had the pleasure of attending a special event at Saxon + Parole on 316 Bowery in NYC where we enjoyed learning about Slane Irish Whiskey and sampled cocktails made with the fine spirit. The Conyngham family of Slane, Ireland was there to greet guests
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018
Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) announces their upcoming production of A Year with Frog and Toad KIDS, based on Arnold Lobel's well-loved books and the beautiful Broadway musical. A Year with Frog and Toad KIDS hops from page to stage to tell the story of a friendship that endures throughout the seasons. Waking from hibernation, Frog and Toad plant gardens, swim, rake leaves, go sledding and learn life lessons along the way. Throughout the year, two best friends celebrate and rejoice in the differences that make them unique and special.
by Roy Berko - Apr 21, 2018
How would you do if asked to spell: 'syzygy,' 'capybara,' 'cystitis,' 'pandemonium,' and 'qaymaqam?' How about 'crepuscule?'
by Erickson Dela Cruz - Mar 27, 2018
Disney's 'The Lion King's' 25th global production and its first international tour since the original Broadway production opened more than 20 years ago officially premieres at The Theatre at Solaire (Entertainment City, 1 Aseana Ave, ParaÃ±aque City) tonight!
by McKenzie Lakey - Mar 12, 2018
All of these pieces and more factor into the creation of the touring production of 'The Lion King', now entering its 20th year on stage. Resident Director Dodd Loomis and a handful of his fellow Disney Cast Members who help the production come to life, recently pulled back the curtain on their show for a small group of local theatre professionals at Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, March 9.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2018
The red carpet was full of beauty and style at the Opening Night of Steel Magnolias at Theatre at the Center on Sunday, February 25. Â Cory Goodrich, in the role of M'Lynn, Landree Fleming, as Shelby, and Heidi Kettenring as Truvy, lead the cast of Theatre at the Center'sÂ Steel MagnoliasÂ with Joslyn Yvonne Jones as Ouiser, Jeannie Affelder as Clairee and Myesha-Tiara as Annelle.Â The show continues throughÂ March 25.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2018
Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) announces their upcoming production of Once on This Island Jr, a highly original theatrical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's popular fairy tale, The Little Mermaid, and the Tony-nominated Broadway musical by the legendary writing team, Ahrens and Flaherty.