Disney+ At Work On ROBIN HOOD Remake

Robin Hood is the latest in a long line of Disney classics headed for a remake. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Robin Hood, Theatre, Disney, Robin, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: Alfred Molina Shares His Roundabout Memories of MOLLY SWEENEY

Tony Award-winner is the latest star to join the Roundabout Off-Script series, sharing some favorite memories from his turn in David Friel's Molly Sweeney for Roundabout in 1996. [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Alfred Molina, Stage Tube, Molly Sweeney, David Friel

Streaming Musicals to Present Movie Musical MARRY HARRY

Streaming Musicals' next streaming production will be the original romantic musical comedy, Marry Harry. Premiere date will be announced in coming days. Sign up for details at [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Harry, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: James Corden Loses His Cool on Neil Patrick Harris and More!

During this unprecedented time, CBS will present the new, unique primetime special HOMEFEST JAMES CORDEN'S LATE LATE SHOW SPECIAL, hosted by James Corden. In the spirit of bringing people together to keep people apart, the special will be broadcast Monday, March 30 1000-1100 PM, ETPT on the CBS Television Network. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Cbs, Neil Patrick Harris, James Corden, CBS Television Network, TV News Desk, ETPT

VIDEO: Brian Stokes Mitchell Makes A Full Recovery From COVID-19

Brian Stokes Mitchell has made a full recovery from Covid-19 [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Brian Stokes Mitchell, BWW News Desk

JAGGED LITTLE PILL Star Elizabeth Stanley Joins SESSIONS WITH THE STARS From The Gateway

The Gateway continues its virtual web series 'SESSIONS WITH THE STARS' next week with Broadway's Elizabeth Stanley of Alanis Morissette's debut musical Jagged Little Pill. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Elizabeth Stanley, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: Watch Ana Gasteyer on STARS IN THE HOUSE with Seth Rudetsky- Live at 8pm!

Stars in The House continues tonight 8pm with Ana Gasteyer [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, House, Seth Rudetsky, Ana Gasteyer, BWW News Desk

STARS IN THE HOUSE Celebrates Joel Grey's Birthday Tomorrow!

Stars in the House, the daily online show to benefit The Actors Fund, will welcome the legendary Tony and Academy Award winner, Joel Grey, to tomorrow evening's show. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, House, Tony, Joel Grey, BWW News Desk

Ariana Grande Launches #QuarantineThings Parody Challenge

People have been finding so many ways to entertain themselves during quarantine on social media, the latest of which seems to be rewriting the lyrics of Rodgers Hammerstein's My Favorite Things from the classic filmThe Sound of Musicto highlight some of their favorite things to do in quarantine. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Rodgers Hammerstein, BWW News Desk

#BWWPrompts: Which Disney Movie Deserves A Stage Adaptation?

We want to hear from you We're startingBwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation. [Author: BWW Prompts]
Tags: Theatre, Facebook Twitter, BWW Prompts

VIDEO: Sir Patrick Stewart Reads Shakespeare's Sonnet 24

Patrick Stewart is continuing his ASonnetADay posts on Twitter. This time he is reading Sonnet 24. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Shakespeare, Patrick Stewart, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: Laura Benanti Sings A Message of Healing

Laura Benanti took to social media today to mourn the loss of her grandmother and to send a message of healing to fans dealing with loss and trauma throughout this difficult time. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Laura Benanti, BWW News Desk

BWW Exclusive: Conversations and Music with Michael Feinstein- All About Ephemera

Today, watch as he tells us all about ephemera [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
Tags: Theatre, Michael Feinstein, BroadwayWorld TV

In The Movies AI Is Helpful… Until It Turns On You

“Artificial intelligence, and the desire to smooth out the rough edges of human biology through it, has frequently made its way into the movies. But while the most intriguing of films that dabble in the subject tell entertaining stories, they warn of the complications of relying too much on technology to solve problems. Will a smart machine bring salvation or destruction?” – The New York Times
Tags: Art, Media, 04.08.20

A Third Of French Art Galleries Could Go Out Of Business This Year

In 1995 46 percent of France’s galleries had to close after the art market crash. Estimates now are that one third of French galleries will go out of business due to the pandemic. – The Art Newspaper
Tags: Art, France, Visual, 04.09.20

Broadway Rewind: MAMMA MIA! Arrives on Broadway in 2001!

'This is a very special episode of Broadway Rewind', says BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge.'I was joined by award-winning director Richard Jay-Alexander as my co-host, for the opening night celebration for the Abba musical Mamma Mia, which opened on Broadway on October 18th, 2001 right after 911. The musical enjoyed an amazing 14 year run on Broadway. It's a wonderful episode which features just about everyone connected to the musical. Enjoy'. [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BroadwayWorld TV, Richard Ridge, Richard Jay Alexander

Sunny Showtunes: Jump for Joy with JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

With Easter upon us, NBC's stellar production of Jesus Christ Superstar is headed back to primetime this weekend. Regardless of your religious beliefs, now isn't a bad time to find joy where you can, so today get up and dance along to one of the great musical theatre anthems of all- time, the title track of Andrew Lloyd Webber's biblical tuner. [Author: Alexa Criscitiello]
Tags: Nbc, Theatre, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jesus Christ Superstar, Alexa Criscitiello

Joe Iconis And Lauren Marcus Join The Performing Arts Project's UPSTAGE LEFT ART MAKING JAMBOREE

The Performing Arts Project TPAP has announced that Joe Iconis and Lauren Marcus are joining TPAP's newest online initiative The Upstage Left Art-Making Jamboree This coming Wednesday, April 15th at 7pm Eastern, Joe Iconis and Broadway Lauren Marcus join TPAP Artistic Director Jonathan Bernstein for the weekly online jamboree and artistic challenge. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Lauren Marcus, BWW News Desk, Jonathan Bernstein, Joe Iconis, TPAP

BWW Exclusive: Songs from the Vault- Marty Thomas Sings AIDA!

In 2005, BroadwayWorld gathered a slew of stars for Standing Ovations 3, a special concert event at Joe's Pub benefitting Broadway CaresEquity Fights Aids. Below, watch as Marty Thomas sings 'Easy as Life' from Aida. [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BroadwayWorld TV, Marty Thomas, Vault Marty Thomas Sings AIDA

How to find a stolen Van Gogh

As I posted last week, thieves smashed a glass door at the Singer Laren museum near Amsterdam and stole Vincent van Gogh's oil painting “The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring 1884." The museum has been closed due to COVID-19. “I am shocked and unbelievably pissed off,” said Singer Laren’s director, Jan Rudolph de Lorn. “Art is there to be seen and shared by all, for society as a whole, to bring enjoyment, to bring inspiration, and also to bring comfort. Especially in this difficult time...
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Celebrating jazz guitar master Bucky Pizzarelli's birthday was a sweet tradition at 92Y. In January 2011, theyopened the season of Lyrics Lyricists-theirlong-running American Songbook series-with a special 85th birthday celebration featuring Bucky,. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Bucky Pizzarelli, Bucky, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: Check Out the New Music Video for Georgia Stitt's STOP Sung by Sutton Foster

Georgia Stitt, the award-winning composerlyricist and music director, has released a new album of original music, aoeA Quiet Revolution,a on Craft RecordingsConcord Theatricals, available digitally today April 10, 2020 ahead of a May 1, 2020 physical release. The album is now available wherever music is sold. [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Sutton Foster, Georgia Stitt, Stage Tube

Georgia Stitt's Album A QUIET REVOLUTION Featuring Laura Benanti, Sutton Foster and More Released Today

Georgia Stitt, the award-winning composerlyricist and music director, has released a new album of original music, 'A Quiet Revolution,' on Craft RecordingsConcord Theatricals, available digitally today April 10, 2020 ahead of a May 1, 2020 physical release. The album is now available wherever music is sold. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Georgia Stitt, BWW News Desk, Laura Benanti Sutton Foster

Theatre Has Moved Online. Maybe Not All Of It Should Have

Peter Marks: “The good news is, you can now access plays and musicals of every style online, from every part of the country and many other places around the globe, a lot of itfree. The bad news is, you can access plays and musicals of every style online.” – Washington Post
Tags: Art, Theatre, Audience, Peter Marks, 04.10.20

A New Online Job Market For Artists

 is designed to work similarly to TaskRabbit or Fiverr, websites that link gig workers to employers looking for people to do one-off jobs. It invites photographers, dancers, and website designers, among those in other disciplines, to sell their skills and knowledge to anyone looking for art lessons, or even to buy artworks. It’s free to sign up, and unlike other sites, HireArtists doesn’t collect a fee. – Artnet
Tags: Art, Issues, 04.10.20

Manchester Arts Groups Team Up To Help Artists

GM Artist Hub includes 10 regional arts groups who have banded together to explore opportunities for the area’s mostly-freelance artists and workers. – The Stage
Tags: Art, Gm, Issues, 04.09.20, Manchester Arts Groups Team

Arena Stage Cancels 70th Anniversary Gala

Due to ongoing developments resulting from the coronavirus COVID-19 and the high degree of uncertainty that will continue for the next several months, Arena Stage has made the difficult decision to cancel the 70th Anniversary Gala originally scheduled for Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at The Anthem. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: The Shows Must Go On! Continues with JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR- Watch Now!

Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Shows Must Go On continues this week withJesus Christ Superstar Live Stage Show starring Tim Minchin, Mel C and Chris Moyles, airing today, April 102pm EST for 48 hours only. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Chris Moyles, BWW News Desk, Tim Minchin Mel

Matthew Lopez to Join THEMFEST Today for a Q&A

Matthew Lopez The Inheritance will join Themfest today, Friday, April 10 National Youth HIVAids Awareness Day at 4pm ET for a QA on them.'s Instagram Live [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Matthew Lopez, BWW News Desk, A. Matthew Lopez

How The Last Pandemic Crept Into Literature

Elizabeth Outka: “I have spent the last five years writing a book about how the sensory and affective climate of the 1918-1919 influenza pandemic infuses interwar literature, often in ways we have not recognized. My new awareness of the traces of that pandemic shifts my perception of this one, as if the sights and sounds from a century ago have re-emerged, becoming timely in ways I both feared and never wanted.” – The Paris Review
Tags: Art, Words, 04.08.20, Elizabeth Outka

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