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by Stephen Sorokoff - Sep 5, 2019
Shoshana Bean, star of Wicked, City Center's Songs for a New World, and the most recent Jenna in Broadway's Waitress, is currently in the midst of her long anticipated Feinstein's/54 Below debut.
by Fred Kaufman - Jul 15, 2019
Why should any audience today be offended by William Shakespeare's THE TAMING OF THE SHREW?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2019
The Marriott Theatre is thrilled to welcome back ten-time Jeff Award-winning directorÂ Gary GriffinÂ to helm the exhilarating smash hitÂ FOOTLOOSE, running April 10 through June 2, 2019 at theÂ Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Based on a true story and the 1984 classic film,Â FOOTLOOSEÂ is a compelling story of teenage rebellion and celebrating life through music and dance. Jeff Award-winning choreographerÂ William Carlos Angulobrings dance to life in the round, with musical direction by Jeff Award winnerÂ Ryan T. Nelson.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2019
The Marriott Theatre is thrilled to welcome back ten-time Jeff Award-winning directorÂ Gary GriffinÂ to helm the exhilarating smash hitÂ FOOTLOOSE, running April 10 through June 2, 2019 with aÂ opening nightÂ onÂ Wednesday,Â April 17Â at 7:30 p.m. at theÂ Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2019
MTH Theater at Crown Center presents Funny Girl, music byÂ Jule Styne, lyrics byÂ Bob MerrillÂ and book byÂ Isobel Lennart.
by Jennifer Broski - Apr 2, 2019
The pie shop is filled with new faces this spring as Shoshana Bean and Tony Award nominee Jeremy JordanÂ take over the roles of Jenna andÂ Dr. Pomatter in Waitress on Broadway. Bean can currently be seen alongside Joey McIntyre as Dr. Pomatter, who plays his final performance on April 7. Jordan will take over the role on April 8Â through May 12, 2019.
by Monroe George - Mar 19, 2019
Opening up! Shoshana Bean has officially taken over the role of Jenna in Waitress! Bean had her first performance on March 18, and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos below!
by Jerri Shafer - Dec 9, 2018
Rising NYC actress Paula Shtein returns to Columbus to star in the semi-biographical story of beloved comedienne and Broadway star Fanny Brice. As she waits for her husband to return from prison, the star of Ziegfeld Follies reflects on her life and her rise to fame. This hit musical is full of Broadway classics such as "Don't Rain on My Parade," "People," and "Sadie, Sadie, Married Lady," that will be sure to stick in your head. Funny Girl, book by Isobel Lennart, lyrics by Bob Merrill, and music by Jule Styne. Performances are December 8, 9, 13, 15, 16, 20, 22 & 23rd, 2018. Gallery Players, 1125 College Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43209. Please visit jccgalleryplayers.org to get specific show times and purchase tickets.
by Lily Lim - Oct 19, 2018
Get a first look at 3D Theatricals' 42ND STREET's opening night. The bygone era of theatre will feel hauntingly real and magical. This new production will combine the Ziegfeld Follies golden age of MGM musicals, Busby Berkeley dance numbers and the spice of Chicago to entrance and amaze audiences of all ages.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2018
The world premiere of the new musical HAVANA MUSICA HALL isÂ now playing at Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre in Miami, Florida. The exciting new show centers around the lives of Havana Music Hall's best-known musicians who are just about to get their big break before Fidel Castro seizes power.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018
Get a first look below att HavanaÂ MusicÂ HallÂ atÂ Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle TheatreÂ in Miami.Â The limited engagement will run fromÂ October 10-November 18, 2018. Opening night is set forÂ Friday,Â October 19.Â
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2018
Yeston & Kopit'sÂ 'PHANTOM' made itsÂ New York Premiere here at WBT inÂ 1992. During our record breaking nine- monthÂ run, over 120,000 people attended. Night after night, audiences rose to their feetÂ for the stunning musical thriller. The original production was directed byÂ William Pullinsi and starredÂ Robert Cuccioli as theÂ PhantomÂ and Glory Crampton asÂ Christine Daee.Â 'PHANTOM' returned to our stage in 1996 and 2007 directed and choreographed by Tom Polum, who had been in the original production. This extraordinary piece will grace our stage once again with Tom Polum at the helm. Â
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2018
Rehearsals have begun for the world premiere of Havana Music Hall at Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre in Miami.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2018
Through the lens of a rock documentary, Wasted is a brand new musical that gives an access-all-areas account of the struggles, heartbreaks and triumphs of the three Bronte sisters Charlotte, Emily, Anne, and their brother Branwell. Brought up in a remote, poverty-stricken town in Yorkshire, without money or opportunity, they fought ill health, unrequited love and family feuds to write some of the most celebrated literature including Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2018
Through the lens of a rock documentary,Â WastedÂ is a brand new musical that gives an access-all-areas account of the struggles, heartbreaks and triumphs of the three Bronte sisters Charlotte, Emily, Anne, and their brother Branwell.Â Â Brought up in a remote, poverty-stricken townÂ in Yorkshire, without money or opportunity, they fought ill health, unrequited love and family feuds to write some of the most celebrated literature includingÂ Jane EyreÂ andÂ Wuthering Heights.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018
Rex Smith (Broadway: The Pirates of Penzance, Grand Hotel, The Scarlett Pimpernel) stars as Victor Velasco in Neil Simon's classic hit comedy Barefoot In The Park at the historic Sharon Playhouse in Connecticut from July 27 through August 12.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018
Pegasus Theatre presentsÂ The Cuban and the Redhead, a new musical about Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball, with book, music and lyrics by Robert Bartley and Danny Whitman. Tickets are on sale now.
BWW REVIEW: The Sydney Symphony Orchestra's Stage Concert of FUNNY GIRL Breaks The Mold Of Traditional Musical Theatre In Many Brilliant Ways
by Jade Kops - Jul 15, 2018
Director Mitchell Butel has gathered a wonderful group of women, and one man, to deliver a captivating expression of the life of Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL THE MUSICAL, presented in concert with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018
Merrily We Roll Along makes it's Cape Cod premiere at Cape Rep Theatre. Following three best friends over the 20-year span of their artistic careers, Sondheim's brilliant score includes, "Not a Day Goes By," "Old Friends" and "Good Thing Going." As the trio of creatives, Cape Rep favorites Jared Hagan, Trish LaRose and Adam Berry will bring their real-life friendship to the stage, and the drive and wit of the story to life.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2018
LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE is thrilled to announce that due to overwhelming demand, the fifth show in its 97th season, Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner MELANIE GRIFFITH starring as Mrs. Robinson in THE GRADUATE, adapted by Terry Johnson, based on the novel by Charles Webb and the screenplay by Buck Henry and Calder Willingham, directed by Ovation Award-winner Michael Matthews (Twelve Angry Men, Billy & Ray) is EXTENDING through SUNDAY, MARCH 25 at the Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Drive in Laguna Beach. THE GRADUATE will begin previews on Wednesday, February 21 and will open on Sunday, March 4 at 5:30pm.