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Photo Coverage: Inside the BEETLEJUICE, MOULIN ROUGE!, and HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Panels at BroadwayConPhoto Coverage: Inside the BEETLEJUICE, MOULIN ROUGE!, and HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Panels at BroadwayCon
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - January 27, 2020

BroadwayCon 2020 has officially come to a close! Did you miss out on some of the action, or just want to relive your favorite moments? We're bringing you photos from throughout the weekend! The convention featured panels from some of the biggest shows currently running on Broadway. Check out photos from the Beetlejuice, Moulin Rouge! and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child panels! (more...)
Photo Coverage: Richie Ridge Interviews The Next Generation of Major Playwrights at BroadwayConPhoto Coverage: Richie Ridge Interviews The Next Generation of Major Playwrights at BroadwayCon
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - January 27, 2020

BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge interviewed 'The Next Generation of Major Playwrights' at this weekend's BroadwayCon 2020! (more...)
Photo Coverage: BroadwayCon Gives Fans a First Look at SIX, COMPANY, SING STREET, MRS. DOUBTFIRE, and More!Photo Coverage: BroadwayCon Gives Fans a First Look at SIX, COMPANY, SING STREET, MRS. DOUBTFIRE, and More!
by Walter McBride - January 25, 2020

During the first night of BroadwayCon, the First Look event was held. The event gave fans a first look into this season's new musicals. Shows that performed at this year's event included Six, Girl From the North Country, Company, Emojiland, Between the Lines, Sing Street, Jagged Little Pill, Mrs. Doubtfire, Caroline or Change, and more! (more...)
Photo Coverage: Kerry Butler, Alex Boniello, Tony Goldwyn and More Stop By BroadwayCon 2020Photo Coverage: Kerry Butler, Alex Boniello, Tony Goldwyn and More Stop By BroadwayCon 2020
by Walter McBride - January 24, 2020

BroadwayWorld is giving fans a look inside the BroadwayCon 2020! Check out photos from inside the event featuring Kerry Butler, Alex Boniello, and more as they greet the fans! (more...)
BWW TV: Watch Rob McClure Perform Two Songs From MRS. DOUBTFIRE at BroadwayConBWW TV: Watch Rob McClure Perform Two Songs From MRS. DOUBTFIRE at BroadwayCon
by BroadwayWorld TV - January 24, 2020

Rob McClure performed two songs from Mrs. Doubtfire at BroadwayCon! Take a look below! (more...)
BWW TV: Watch HADESTOWN, SIX, JAGGED LITTLE PILL & More Perform At BroadwayCon!BWW TV: Watch HADESTOWN, SIX, JAGGED LITTLE PILL & More Perform At BroadwayCon!
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2020

Get ready because BroadwayWorld is giving fans a look inside the BroadwayCon 2020 First Look panel! Be sure to head over to BroadwayWorld's Facebook page at 2:30pm to get a peek at performances from current Broadway favorites like Hadestown and Jagged Little Pill, plus upcoming productions like Company and Six. You're not gonna want to miss all the fun; you never know what surprises are in store! (more...)
BWW Exclusive: EMOJILAND's Josh Lamon Brings You Inside BroadwayCon 2020!BWW Exclusive: EMOJILAND's Josh Lamon Brings You Inside BroadwayCon 2020!
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2020

Get ready because Emojiland's Josh Lamon is going to give BroadwayWorld an exclusive look inside this year's BroadwayCon with a special Facebook livestream! Be sure to head over to BroadwayWorld's Facebook page at 5pm tomorrow, January 24th, to get a walkthrough around the event's marketplace. You're not gonna want to miss all the fun; you never know what surprises are in store! (more...)
Kerry Butler, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Randy Rainbow and More to Appear at BroadwayCon Album Signing BoothKerry Butler, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Randy Rainbow and More to Appear at BroadwayCon Album Signing Booth
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2020

Broadway Records (Van Dean, President) announced today the full lineup of artists appearing at this year's BroadwayCon Album Signing Booth. The lineup of the artists includes Rob Rokicki and the Broadway cast of The Lightning Thief, Kerry Butler, Randy Rainbow, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and more. (more...)
Len Cariou and Donna McKechnie Have Joined BroadwayCon 2020 Mainstage LineupLen Cariou and Donna McKechnie Have Joined BroadwayCon 2020 Mainstage Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2020

BroadwayCon will host exclusive Star Interviews with Len Cariou and Donna McKechnie. On Friday, January 24, at 6:45 PM, McKechnie will take to the MainStage for an exclusive interview reflecting on her extensive career, including the 45th anniversary of her Tony Award-winning performance in A Chorus Line, moderated by Ruthie Fierberg, Playbill Senior Features Editor. (more...)
Alex Newell Will Host BroadwayCon's First Look Featuring COMPANY, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE, SING STREET and MoreAlex Newell Will Host BroadwayCon's First Look Featuring COMPANY, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE, SING STREET and More
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2020

At BroadwayCon's First Look, attendees will be treated to an exclusive showcase of performances from the newest and most talked-about shows of the season. Hosted by Alex Newell, Broadway alum and star of NBC's new television series 'Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist,' First Look will feature ten shows, all performing exclusively for BroadwayCon fans. Newly added to the lineup are Caroline, or Change, Company, and Sing Street. (more...)
JAGGED LITTLE PILL and MRS. DOUBTFIRE Have Joined the BroadwayCon LineupJAGGED LITTLE PILL and MRS. DOUBTFIRE Have Joined the BroadwayCon Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2020

BroadwayCon will welcome new musicals Jagged Little Pill and Mrs. Doubtfire to the 2020 MainStage Spotlight Session lineup. Attendees will be treated to an exclusive look behind the curtain at the creation of Jagged Little Pill on Sunday, January 26, at 12:30 p.m. with cast members Antonio Cipriano (Phoenix), Kathryn Gallagher (Bella), Celia Rose Gooding (Frankie Healy), Derek Klena (Nick Healy), Sean Allan Krill (Steve Healy), Lauren Patten (Jo), and Elizabeth Stanley (Mary Jane Healy), moderated by Jerry Portwood, Rolling Stone Digital Director. (more...)
Dramatists Guild Podcast TALKBACK Will Record a Live Episode at BroadwayCon with Guest Host Kristoffer DiazDramatists Guild Podcast TALKBACK Will Record a Live Episode at BroadwayCon with Guest Host Kristoffer Diaz
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2020

The Dramatist Presents: TALKBACK, the first professional podcast from the Dramatists Guild, will record a live episode at BroadwayCon, with the Broadway Podcast Network, on Friday, January 24 at 11:15am. (more...)
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cast Joins BroadwayCon Lineup for MainStage Spotlight SessionHARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cast Joins BroadwayCon Lineup for MainStage Spotlight Session
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2020

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has joined the Broadway 2020 lineup for an exclusive MainStage Spotlight Session on Saturday, January 25, 2020. (more...)
BroadwayCon Will Host Casting Director and Writer Jen Rudin's CONFESSIONS OF A CASTING DIRECTOR Panel With Guest Actor Bhavesh PatelBroadwayCon Will Host Casting Director and Writer Jen Rudin's CONFESSIONS OF A CASTING DIRECTOR Panel With Guest Actor Bhavesh Patel
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2020

BroadwayCon 2020 will host an exclusive panel with award-winning casting director Jen Rudin and Broadway actor Bhavesh Patel. The panel will take place Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 3 p.m and is open to all BroadwayCon attendees. The panel features a lively chat based on Rudin's book Confessions of a Casting Director (HarperCollins) with audition stories from a casting director's perspective and Patel's experiences as a Broadway actor. (more...)
Reeve Carney, Eva Noblezada and Cast of HADESTOWN Have Joined BroadwayCon Lineup for MainStage Spotlight SessionReeve Carney, Eva Noblezada and Cast of HADESTOWN Have Joined BroadwayCon Lineup for MainStage Spotlight Session
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2020

Hadestown has joined the Broadway 2020 lineup for an exclusive MainStage Spotlight Session on Sunday, January 26, 2020. (more...)
BWW Contest: Win Merchandise From BroadwayCon 2020!BWW Contest: Win Merchandise From BroadwayCon 2020!
by BWW Contests - January 15, 2020

Get ready because BroadwayWorld is giving you the chance to win merchandise from this year's BroadwayCon! The winner will one BroadwayCon beanie from the convention's marketplace. The contest will run now through January 20th, at 11:59PM EST. Be sure to enter for your chance to win TODAY! (more...)
BroadwayCon Will Host The CW's KATY KEENE Screening And Q&ABroadwayCon Will Host The CW's KATY KEENE Screening And Q&A
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2020

BroadwayCon 2020 will host an exclusive screening of the premiere episode of The CW's new series KATY KEENE, followed by a panel about the show's creation with cast and producers. The screening and panel will take place Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 3 p.m. and is open to all BroadwayCon attendees. The show features characters who are artists, performers, and designers, capturing the same enthusiasm and excitement about their dreams that Broadway fans and creators themselves experience. (more...)
Jordan Fisher and Andrew Barth Feldman Have Joined the BroadwayCon 2020 LineupJordan Fisher and Andrew Barth Feldman Have Joined the BroadwayCon 2020 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 9, 2020

Jordan Fisher and Andrew Barth Feldman, stars of Dear Evan Hansen, join the BroadwayCon 2020 lineup for an exclusive panel moderated by People's Dave Quinn for attendees about playing the iconic role of Evan Hansen on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 10 a.m. Tickets are on sale now at BroadwayCon.com/register. (more...)
Steven Sater, Duncan Sheik, Wesley Taylor and More Will Join ALICE BY HEART Cast and Creatives at BroadwayCon 2020Steven Sater, Duncan Sheik, Wesley Taylor and More Will Join ALICE BY HEART Cast and Creatives at BroadwayCon 2020
by BWW News Desk - January 6, 2020

Alice By Heart creatives Steven Sater (Book, Lyrics), Duncan Sheik (Music), Jessie Nelson (Book, Director) join cast members Grace McLean, Colton Ryan, and Wesley Taylor for an exclusive panel for BroadwayCon 2020 attendees about the show and the process of adapting the musical into a novel on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 10 a.m. Tickets are on sale now at BroadwayCon.com/register. (more...)
Joshua Safran and Netflix's SOUNDTRACK Join BroadwayCon 2020 LineupJoshua Safran and Netflix's SOUNDTRACK Join BroadwayCon 2020 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - December 26, 2019

Joshua Safran (Creator) and cast and creative team members from Netflix's series Soundtrack will give BroadwayCon 2020 attendees an exclusive behind the scenes look at the new musical series on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 3 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at BroadwayCon.com/register. (more...)
SIX, JAGGED LITTLE PILL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE and More to Perform at BroadwayCon's First LookSIX, JAGGED LITTLE PILL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE and More to Perform at BroadwayCon's First Look
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2019

At BroadwayCon's First Look, attendees will be treated to an exclusive showcase of performances from the newest and most talked-about shows of the season. The lineup currently includes seven exciting shows, all performing exclusively for BroadwayCon fans. (more...)
BroadwayCon Announces 2020 Star To Be FinalistsBroadwayCon Announces 2020 Star To Be Finalists
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2019

BroadwayCon and the Broadway League Foundation have announced the finalists for the fourth annual BroadwayCon Star To Be talent competition. Finalists will perform on the BroadwayCon MainStage for a panel of three celebrity judges and a room full of fellow Broadway fans on Saturday, January 25, 2020. The 2019 Jimmy Awards® winners Ekele Ukegbu and Ethan Kelso will perform during the competition while the judges deliberate. The BroadwayCon Star to Be winner will receive a pair of tickets to the 2020 Jimmy Awards ceremony. (more...)
MOULIN ROUGE! Joins BroadwayCon 2020 MainStage LineupMOULIN ROUGE! Joins BroadwayCon 2020 MainStage Lineup
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2019

BroadwayCon 2020 welcomes Moulin Rouge! The Musical to the programming lineup! As part of MainStage programming, the Moulin Rouge! The Musical Spotlight session on Friday, January 24 will feature members of the cast and creative team. Tickets are on sale now at BroadwayCon.com/register. (more...)
BroadwayCon 2020 Workshop Lineup Announced and Applications are OpenBroadwayCon 2020 Workshop Lineup Announced and Applications are Open
by BWW News Desk - December 6, 2019

Ready to act, sing, and dance with the pros? BroadwayCon announces the lineup of workshops available at the 2020 convention. BroadwayCon workshops are led by some of the top Broadway talent, including Justin Guarini, Fredi Walker-Browne, Brittany Johnson, and more, focusing on honing your craft or learning a new skill. (more...)
Justin Guarini Joins BroadwayCon 2020 LineupJustin Guarini Joins BroadwayCon 2020 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - December 4, 2019

 BroadwayCon 2020 welcomes Broadway star and musician Justin Guarini to the special guest lineup! As part of his first-ever appearance at the convention, Guarini will lead an audition technique workshop. The full slate of workshops will be unveiled this Friday. Tickets to BroadwayCon are on sale now at BroadwayCon.com/register.  (more...)