Broadway Rewind: NBC Starts the Hunt for HAIRSRAY LIVE's Tracy Turnblad in 2016!


 
Today, we are rewinding back to 2016, when NBC first began the hunt for their leading lady, Tracy Turnblad- a part that would ultimately go to newcomer Maddie Baillio. One spring afternoon, hundreds of girls turned up for an open call  to show Telsey + Company what they could do. Watch as some of the ladies talk about why they showed up and hear from casting director Bernie Telsey himself!


VIDEO: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Releases New Video For 'The Hamilton Polka' Featuring Clip Video

'Weird Al' Yankovic Releases New Video For 'The Hamilton Polka'


'Weird Al' Yankovic has released a new video of his song The Hamilton Polka, set to clips from the f...
BWW Rewind: HAMILTON Takes Over the Tonys with an Ode from Randy Rainbow Video

BWW Rewind: HAMILTON Takes Over the Tonys with an Ode from Randy Rainbow


Today, the countdown continues as we rewind to May 2016, when the show was nominated for a record-br...
VIDEO: Watch ALTAR BOYZ Casts Reunite to Sing a Heavenly 'I Believe' Video

Watch ALTAR BOYZ Casts Reunite to Sing a Heavenly 'I Believe'


Tony Award-winning Broadway Producer, Ken Davenport, announced a virtual reunion with the cast and c...
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Thomas Kail Are Ready to Blow Us All Away with HAMILTON Video

Miranda and Kail Are Ready to Blow Us All Away with HAMILTON on Disney+


Lin-Manuel Miranda and Thomas Kail chat with Richard Ridge about the conversation that they hope the...
Broadway Rewind: Celebrate Independence Day with Scenes from Encores! 1776 Video

Broadway Rewind: Celebrate Independence Day with Scenes from Encores! 1776


Today we rewind to 2016, when Encores! Off Center presented Sherman Edwards and Peter Stone's 1776, ...
Alex Newell, Christina Sajous and More to Appear in 'Walkout' Video As Part of THE WA Video

Alex Newell, Christina Sajous and More to Appear in 'Walkout' Video


Black artists and entrepreneurs have joined together for #TheWalkoutProject, a movement beginning Ju...
Broadway Rewind: Lin-Manuel Miranda Tells the Story of How History Became Musical wit Video

Broadway Rewind: Lin-Manuel Miranda Tells the Story of How History Became Musical with HAMILTON


Today, the countdown continues as we rewind to October 2016, when PBS Great Performances premiered H...
Broadway Rewind: Hugh Jackman is Back on Broadway in 2011! Video

Broadway Rewind: Hugh Jackman is Back on Broadway in 2011!


Today we rewind to 2011, when Tony winner Hugh Jackman returned to Broadway in his solo show. Hugh J...
Broadway Rewind: CINDERELLA Waltzes to Broadway with Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana! Video

Rewind: CINDERELLA Waltzes with Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana!


Today we rewind to 2013, when Cinderella was getting ready to arrive on Broadway, starring Laura Osn...
Broadway Rewind: THE PROM Dances Its Way to Broadway in 2018 Video

Broadway Rewind: THE PROM Dances Its Way to Broadway in 2018


Today we rewind to 2018 when The Prom opened on Broadway. The Prom, directed and choreographed by Ca...
VIDEO: Ben Platt Talks THE POLITICIAN, Broadway Shutdown, and More on THE VIEW Video

Platt Talks THE POLITICIAN, Broadway Shutdown, and More


Ben Platt was a guest on The View on July 2....
VIDEO: Watch Mandy Patinkin Tell the Story of Hearing 'Finishing the Hat' for the Fir Video

Mandy Patinkin Talks Hearing 'Finishing the Hat' for the First Time


Mandy Patinkin recently joined Alex Ganza and Claire Danes to take part a Zoom conversation hosted b...