Taylor Louderman Presents Virtual Musical Workshop PITCH IN

Taylor Louderman Tony Nominee, Mean Girls, Hannah Kloepfer, and Nat Zegree present PITCH IN a new one-act STEM youth musical for all genders and flexible cast sizes. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Taylor Louderman, BWW News Desk, Nat Zegree, Hannah Kloepfer, Taylor Louderman Tony

VIDEO: Adam Chandler-Berat and Jenni Barber Star In SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE at Huntington Theatre Co.

Huntington Theatre Company has shared throwback video of its 2016 production of SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE directed by Peter DuBois, starring Adam Chanler-Berat and Jenni Barber. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, George, Huntington Theatre Company, BWW News Desk, Adam Chanler Berat, Peter DuBois, Adam Chandler Berat, Jenni Barber, Huntington Theatre Co

VIDEO: Lea Salonga, George Takei and Jay Kuo Hang at Theater Mu's 'Mu-tini Hour'!

Hang at Theater Mu's Mu-Tini Hour' live now withGeorge Takei, Tony-winner Lea Salonga, and nycjayjay [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Lea Salonga, BWW News Desk, Lea Salonga George Takei, Jay Kuo Hang, Takei Tony


CBS Sunday Morning is launching a new digital seriesentitled CBS Sunday Morning - Sunday Matinee Every Sunday after their broadcast, at 3 PM, theywill share exclusive content from Broadway and Off-Broadwayshows so that fans can keep up with theirfavorite shows and stars from their computers andor personal devices. [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
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BWW TV: Andrew Lloyd Webber Unveils Highlights From 'Cadenza Challenge'

Today, Andrew Lloyd Webber unveiled highlights from the already thousands of submissions from his 'Cadenza Challenge' where fans were invited to submit videos of them performing a cadenza, the virtuoso vocal passage at the end of 'Think of Me,' the iconic song from his global phenomenon The Phantom of The Opera. [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
Tags: Theatre, Andrew Lloyd Webber, BroadwayWorld TV

Why We Have The Makeover Urge From Quarantine

No one has actually studied mass makeovers during a prolonged global pandemic—we’re in uncharted territory here—but people like Christopher Oldstone-Moore think there’s much to glean from personal expressions of the past. – Wired
Tags: Art, Ideas, Christopher Oldstone Moore, 04.24.20

Anthony Ramos, Phylicia Rashad, Jesse Eisenberg and More Take Part in #WhatTheaterMeansToMe

From May 5th to June 8th, Drama Club -a nonprofit that provides theater programming and mentorship to youth who are incarcerated-will host the WhatTheaterMeansToMe social media campaign. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Drama Club, BWW News Desk, Anthony Ramos Phylicia Rashad Jesse Eisenberg

New Work From Isabella Rossellini, 600 Highwaymen & More Commissioned by Onassis USA

Onassis USA has announcedENTER, a series of new works commissioned from artists in various parts of the world, created in their homes in 120 hours or less and drawing on experiences through the COVID-19 pandemic and its many transformations of life as we know it. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Usa, Theatre, Isabella Rossellini, BWW News Desk, Onassis, Onassis USA

The Queens of SIX Discuss their Experiences on their Cancelled Opening Night on STARS IN THE HOUSE

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the Actors Fund, the national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, has teamed with SiriusXM Broadway hostSeth Rudetskyand his husband, producerJames Wesley, to produce a daily mini-online show, entitled Stars in The House. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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John Pfahl, Photographer Who Played With Landscapes, Dies at 81

Long before Photoshop, he manipulated landscapes with everyday objects, and found beauty in compost piles and other peculiar places.
Tags: Art, Photography, News, Ny, George, Eastman, Deaths (Obituaries, Buffalo (NY, Museum (Rochester, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Pfahl, John A (1939-2020, John Pfahl

BWW Flashback: Randy Rainbow (Re)Reads Patti LuPone's Autobiography- Patti Finds Out About SUNSET BOULEVARD

Today, watch as she he recounts how she found out that she would not be bringing Sunset Boulevard to Broadway. [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Randy, Patti, Sunset Boulevard, Patti LuPone, BroadwayWorld TV

Movie Studios Rethink Their Business Models

While stuck indoors under lockdown, consumer have grown even more accustomed to streaming movies from the comfort of their home. Executives suggest those habits could make moviegoers more unwilling to buy tickets to midlevel films in the future. – Variety
Tags: Art, Media, Audience, 04.23.20

#BWWPrompts: Which Broadway Performer Do You Think Most Deserves a Tony Win?

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]
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Update: Amanda Kloots Shares Good News on Nick Cordero's Recovery Progress; Doctors Will Implant Temporary Pacemaker

UPDATE 'It looks like he had some irregular heart beating last night that scared the doctors enough to want to do a temporary pacemaker in Nick's heart. His heart is functioning well, but he has had these dips in his heart rate for a little while now.' [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Nathan Salstone, Crystal Kellogg and More to Be Featured in PETE(HER)PAN Virtual Production

On May 14th, Musicals From Home will release a virtual production of the new musical PeterHerPan, a new Neverland. Musicals from Home, created in response to COVID-19 by Broadway actors Kirsten Wyatt Annie and Ben Liebert Fiddler in Yiddish, affords actors of all ages to continue performing from the safety of their own homes. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Home, Theatre, Broadway, BWW News Desk, Nathan Salstone Crystal Kellogg, Kirsten Wyatt Annie, Ben Liebert Fiddler

Sunny Showtunes: Restore Your Faith with THE BOOK OF MORMON

We here at BroadwayWorld know that sometimes social-distancing can get you down. With the theatre industry at a standstill, many of us are craving some trademark musical theatre merriment to keep our spirits up while keeping ourselves and others safe. [Author: Alexa Criscitiello]
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Rehearsals Over Zoom? Really? One The Other Hand…

“I’m not going to say this new online platform replaces theatre, I just think that temporarily it is a really interesting form of storytelling.” – American Theatre
Tags: Art, Theatre, 04.23.20

Need a creative outlet? Try this inventive new way to learn to play piano.

Playing a musical instrument has been shown to benefit your brain more than any other activity. Benefits include increased memory and reading skills, increased blood flow in your brain, and a reduction in stress and depression. Performing music has also been shown to help reduce your risk of dementia. Keeping our brains sharp and healthy is important to all of us. Nothing forces as many parts of your brain to work at once as performing music. The health benefits are well-documented, fro...
Tags: Art, Music, Learning, Education, Norah Jones, Creativity, Innovation, Billy Joel, Coronavirus

Annaleigh Ashford and Brooks Ashmanskas to Appear on JOSH SWALLOWS BROADWAY In Celebration of Sondheim

Josh Swallows Broadway's Livestream presents 'SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH ANNALEIGH ASHFORD AND BROOKS ASHMANSKAS'. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Livestream, Sondheim, Brooks Ashmanskas, Annaleigh Ashford, BWW News Desk, Josh Swallows Broadway

VIDEO: Jake Gyllenhaal Performs 'Finishing the Hat' in New #EncoresArchives

New York City Center is presenting the EncoresArchives series They will be posting daily highlights from their musical theater vault from Encores, Encores Off-Center, and Gala productions. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Jake Gyllenhaal, New York City Center, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: Watch MRS. DOUBTFIRE's Jake Flynn Ryan Give a Quarantine Update to a HAIRSPRAY Classic!

Jake Flynn Ryan woke up today feeling the way he always do does... like he wants to be back on Broadway The Mrs. Doubtfire star has been hard at work creating a very special Quarantine version ofHairspray's 'Good Morning, Baltimore' and you can check it out below [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Stage Tube, Mrs Doubtfire, Jake Flynn Ryan

VIDEO: American Repertory Theater Releases Clip of 'Cindy, the Fart Deliverer' Scene From IN THE BODY OF THE WORLD

American Repertory Theater has released a clip of the 'Cindy, the Fart Deliverer' scene from the original A.R.T. production of In the Body of the World. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Ryan Raftery has released a new video to keep us entertained during quarantine The Anna Wintour Quarantine Chronicles Part Two. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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BWW Exclusive: Songs from the Vault- Andre De Shields Sings THE WIZ!

In 2014, BroadwayWorld gathered a slew of stars to celebrate our 10th Anniversay in BroadwayWorld Visits Oz, a special concert event at Joe's Pub benefitting Broadway CaresEquity Fights Aids. Below, watch as Andr De Shieldssings the song he made famous, 'So YouWanted to Meet the Wizard' from The Wiz [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
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BWW Exclusive: Join the Piano Party with the Marie's Crisis Weekend Warm-Up

Stuck inside and dying for a reason to sing out Well get your vocal chords stretched and ready, because you're about to belt your way into thisweekend BroadwayWorld is excited to announce that we have teamed up with NYC's greatest Broadway piano bar, Marie's Crisis, to bring you the Weekend Warm-Up- a weekly series that invites you to sing along from the comfort of your couch. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Marie, BWW News Desk, Piano Party

BWW Exclusive: Join the Piano Party with the Marie's Crisis Weekend Warm-Up- Live Now!

Stuck inside and dying for a reason to sing out Well get your vocal chords stretched and ready, because you're about to belt your way into thisweekend BroadwayWorld is excited to announce that we have teamed up with NYC's greatest Broadway piano bar, Marie's Crisis, to bring you the Weekend Warm-Up- a weekly series that invites you to sing along from the comfort of your couch. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Marie, BWW News Desk, Piano Party

VIDEO: Quiara Alegría Hudes and Erin McKeown Perform 'Vecinos', a Cut Song From MISS YOU LIKE HELL

In this installment of La Jolla Playhouse's 'Deep Cuts,' the co-creators of 2016's Miss You Like Hell, Quiara Alegra Hudes book and lyrics and Erin McKeown music and lyrics, perform 'Vecinos.' [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, Quiara Alegria Hudes, BWW News Desk, Erin McKeown, Quiara Alegra Hudes

VIDEO: Watch a DALLAS Reunion on STARS IN THE HOUSE- Live at 8pm!

Stars in The House continuestonight 8pm for a Dallas Cast reunion Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray, Charlene Tilton and Steve Kanaly. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, House, Dallas, Steve Kanaly, BWW News Desk, Dallas Cast, Patrick Duffy Linda Gray Charlene Tilton

LA’s Most Devoted Museum-Goer Finally Takes A Break

For eight years the retired architect, who immigrated to Los Angeles from the Philippines in 1969, had been visiting a different art museum, gallery or public art installation every day of the week, rarely, if ever, deviating from his routine. – Los Angeles Times
Tags: Art, La, Los Angeles, People, Philippines, 04.23.20

New Data On Impact Of The Pandemic On Artists

About 11,000 of the Artist Relief applicants completed a survey co-sponsored by the nonprofit advocacy group Americans for the Arts. Sixty-two percent of those surveyed said they are now unemployed (a number that rose to 67% for California respondents), and 80% do not yet have a plan for how to recover from the crisis. On average, these artists estimated that their annual income will decline by more than $27,000. – Los Angeles Times
Tags: Art, California, People, 04.24.20

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