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by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
Last night, November 13, New York City Center kicked off its Gala Presentation of Evita, running through November 24. Directed by Sammi Cannold, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's rock-opera musical follows the controversial ascent of Argentina's renowned first lady.
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 14, 2019
Last night, November 13,Â New York City Center kicked off its Gala Presentation of Evita, running through NovemberÂ 24. Directed by Sammi Cannold, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's rock-opera musical follows the controversial ascent of Argentina's renowned first lady.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Walnut Street Theatre (WST) continues its 211th season with the hilarious Broadway hit, SHREK THE MUSICAL. Directed by Glenn Casale and choreographed by Robbie Roby, the production begins previews on November 5, opens November 13, and continues through January 5 on the Walnut's Mainstage. The greatest fairy tale never told comes to life as never before in SHREK THE MUSICAL, the award-winning Broadway musical based on the Oscar-winning movie.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019
Â BroadwayWorld has a behind-the-scenes look at the John W. Engeman Theater'sÂ MATILDA the MusicalÂ in rehearsal. Performances begin on Thursday, November 14 and run through Sunday, December 29, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2019
Abingdon Theatre Company recently held its Benefit Gala honoring Tony Award-nominated composer & lyricist Andrew Lippa (The Wild Party, Big Fish) in celebration of the company's 27th anniversary season.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2019
Check out behind the scenes pics of the Area Premiere of Glory Days at Rise Above Performing Arts which opens Friday November 1st!Â
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2019
A star-studded cast including some of Australia's most celebrated opera, television, film and music theatre performers lncludingÂ Anthony WarlowÂ andÂ Jemma RixÂ starÂ in Jekyll & Hyde.
BWW REVIEW: Reaching New Heights, THE WHARF REVUE 2019: UNR-DACT-D Is A Well Crafted And Expertly Executed Evening Of Political Satire
by Jade Kops - Oct 14, 2019
Sydney Theatre Company's THE WHARF REVUE 2019: UNR-DACT-D sees the annual political satire show reach new heights of creativity and quality.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019
Queens-based theater troupe Rude Grooms released a first look and full details on the creative team for their Halloween production of The Changeling. The 1622 gothic horror tragicomedy (written by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley) plays The Studio Bar at The Astorian in Astoria and the Plaxall Gallery in Long Island City.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019
Feinstein's at Vitello's newest monthly series, mostlyNEWmusicals, continues Monday, 10.7.19 with selections from 2 musicals by acclaimed composer and recording artist Kevin Ray. The cast features Broadway's Rhett George (MEMPHIS, WICKED, SWEET CHARITY) along with Tommy Hobson (âFresh Beat Band,â Ovation Award winner: AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' at La Mirada), Laura Dickinson (âPhineas and Ferb,â 4x GrammyÂ® winner, 3x EmmyÂ® winner), Eric B. Anthony (B'way: THE LION KING, Skylight Theatre: BRONCO BILLY), Gabriela Carrillo (PRINCE OF EGYPT at Tuacahn, AMERICAN MARIACHI at South Coast Rep), Marisa Matthews (EVITA at San Diego Rep, upcoming ROCK OF AGES in Hollywood), Elysa Gomez (Las Vegas: ROCK OF AGES, world premiere: CONGA), Miatta Lebile (CBS Diversity Showcase), Kelley Dorney (NICE WORK at Musical Theater West, GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE at 3D and Tuacahn), and Bella Hicks (national tour: BEEHIVE, AMERICAN IDOT at La Mirada) and Justin Luciano (WEST SIDE STORY at VA Rep).
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019
Good Theater will kick off its 18th season with the Maine premiere of the award-winning new play ADMISSIONS byÂ Joshua Harmon. The production opens October 2nd and plays through October 27th, 2019 at Good Theater's home, the St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress Street, Portland. For tickets and information, please call the Box Office at (207) 835-0895 or visitÂ www.goodtheater.com.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019
Tonight Show host, Jimmy Fallon, paid a visitÂ toÂ Aladdin on Broadway this week and made a special tripÂ backstage to say hello to cast membersÂ Arielle Jacobs,Â Michael James ScottÂ andÂ Jacob Dickey. See a photo from his visit!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2019
The original singers of 'A Whole New World' from Disney'sÂ Aladdin, Peabo Bryson and Regina Belle, reunited to perform the hit song at the Broadway production ofÂ Aladdin. Check out the photos below!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2019
Geva Theatre Center presents La Cage Aux Folles, with book by Harvey Fierstein, music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, based on the play by Jean Poiret, directed by Melissa Rain Anderson, with musical direction by Don Kot, and choreography by Sam Hay in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from September 3 through October 6.Â
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2019
Celebrated singer/actress Valerie Perri and her twin sons composer/singer/multi-instrumentalists Jack and Benny Lipson are set to bring their unique musical show All in the Family, directed by Barbara Epstein, to the Rubicon Theatre in Ventura for two performances only on Saturday, August 24 at 8pm and Sunday, August 25 at 2pm, it was announced today. In this special, personal evening of music, the family trio interprets selections from the playlist of their unconventional artistic home, spanning Broadway classics, 60s pop hits, and original compositions. Videos, photos, and amusing anecdotes from their lives on and offstage make for a colorful evening, showcasing three voices that blend with an ease only families can achieve.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2019
Broadway Method Academy (BMA), the resident conservatory of Westport Country Playhouse, announced initial casting for its upcoming musical, 'Disney's The Little Mermaid.' A host of Broadway actors will be featured in the cast alongside the Academy's 40 students.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2019
Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF's season-opener,Â Evita,Â featuring music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics and book by Tim Rice, runs from September 4 - October 6, 2019. Tickets (starting at $35) are available now by phone (407) 447-1700 ext. 1, online atÂ orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street).
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Aug 20, 2019
Tony Award nominated leading man, Max von Essen, celebrated the release of his debut solo recording, Call Me Old Fashioned: The Broadway Standard, (LML Music), with one show at Birdland on Monday, August 19th at 7pm.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2019
Casting has been announced for the Made at Curve production of West Side Story, running in Leicester this Christmas 23 Nov 2019 â 11 Jan 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2019
The fastest selling production in the theatre's history, Evita plays at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre until 21 September.