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VIDEO: MRS. DOUBFIRE's Rob McClure, Jenn Gambatese & Brad Oscar Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Thursday at 12pm!

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars Tune in tomorrow, April 9 12pm, as he chats with stars of Mrs. Doubtfire- Rob McClure, Jenn Gambatese and Brad Oscar [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Richard, BroadwayWorld, Brad Oscar, BWW News Desk, Richard Ridge, MRS DOUBFIRE, Rob McClure Jenn Gambatese, Mrs Doubtfire Rob McClure Jenn Gambatese


London’s West End Theatres To Remain Closed At Least Through May 31

“London’s theatres first shuttered their doors on March 16 in the wake of the escalating coronavirus pandemic. The mass closures, in an effort to curb the spread of the virus, mirrored those on Broadway on March 12. … While theatres in New York were initially scheduled to re-open April 13, an update from the Broadway League is expected to arrive in the coming days.” – Playbill
Tags: Art, New York, London, Theatre, Broadway, Broadway League, 04.07.20


Broadway Catch Up: April 8 - JAGGED LITTLE PILL Cast Performs 'Thank U' and More!

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to Check out yesterday's videos, from stars including Kristin Chenoweth, the casts of Hamilton and Jagged Little Pill, and more [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Kristin Chenoweth, Hamilton, BroadwayWorld, BWW News Desk


VIDEO: Elaine Paige Challenges the Cast of SHOWSTOPPER! to Compose a Song in 24 Hours

West End and Broadway star Elaine Paige today launches the 24-Hour Song Challenge by challenging The Showstoppers to compose her a musical theatre song in just 24 hours. [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Elaine Paige, Stage Tube


VIDEO: New HAMILTON Parody Puts Fans in 'The Zoom Where It Happens'

Watch this past weekend's 'Saturday Night on Broadway', created by Kurt Crowley and Ian Weinberger, featuring vocals and on-camera work by Nik Walker and Michael Luwoye with appearances by members of the HamFam [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Stage Tube, Kurt Crowley, Michael Luwoye, Nik Walker, Ian Weinberger


KINKY BOOTS, FALSETTOS and More Get Zoom Backgrounds Courtesy of Jujamcyn!

Jujamcyn, one of Broadway's most prominent theater owners, has debuted a series of conference call backgrounds for the Zoom platform [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BWW News Desk


Broadway Rewind: GUYS AND DOLLS Is Back to Rock the Boat on Broadway!

We then close out the show at the opening night of director Des McAnuff's revival of the classic Frank Loesser musical Guys and Dolls. Des said, 'I wanted to go back to Damon Runyon's time. He wrote the Broadway stories between '29 and '37 so, we set it very loosely in '35, it's a mythic landscape anyway, and I asked Jo Loesser about this idea and she thought Frank would like it, so that was good enough for me.' [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Damon Runyon, Frank, BroadwayWorld TV, Des McAnuff, Dolls Des, Jo Loesser


Sunny Showtunes: Find Peace, Love, Freedom, & Happiness with HAIR!

Use all of what you got to groove along with Gavin Creel and the tribe of the 2009 Broadway revival of Hair [Author: Alexa Criscitiello]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Gavin Creel, Alexa Criscitiello


Listen: Broadway Has Always Been Edgy

Think classic musicals are all corny frivolities? Writer Emily Neuberger wants you to think again — and with her new novel “A Tender Thing,” she sets out to remind readers of just how edgy Broadway musicals have always been. Listen to this week’s “Stagecraft” podcast below: “The musicals of the [Golden Age of Broadway] — like the […]
Tags: News, Podcasts, Broadway, Stagecraft, Coronavirus, A Tender Thing, Emily Neuberger


Breaking: MTC Postpones HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE Until 2020-21 Season

BroadwayWorld has just learned that MTC will postpone the Broadway premiere of How I Learned to Drive, which was originally set to open onApril 22, 2020. MTC is finalizing plans to mount the production in the upcoming 2020-2021 season. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BroadwayWorld, BWW News Desk


Podcast Exclusive: The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales Presents Ashley Loren

Ashley Loren is currently the standby for Satine in Moulin Rouge The Musical She has worked with artists such as Kathleen Marshall, Bono of U2, and Yoko Ono and has sung backup for artists like Carly Rae Jensen, Melissa Ethridge and Iggy Azalea. She made her Broadway debut in the revival of Jekyll and Hyde. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Yoko Ono, Broadway, Hyde, Moulin Rouge, BWW News Desk, Ashley Loren, Alan Seales, Kathleen Marshall Bono, Carly Rae Jensen Melissa Ethridge


VIDEO: Spencer Glass Uncovers Little-Known Broadway Musicals on IT'S THE DAY OF THE SHOW Y'ALL

Need a new Broadway diversion to get you through the day Check back today at 1pm to watch as BroadwayWorld's Spencer Glass broadcasts a very special episode of It's The Day of the Show Y'all LIVE Which little-known musical theatre treasure will he uncover You'll have to tune in to find out [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BroadwayWorld, BWW News Desk, Spencer Glass


LITTLE DID I KNOW Starring Richard Kind, Lesli Margherita & More Becomes Top 5 Arts Podcast in the US

LITTLE DID I KNOW, the first Broadway-level podcast musical, released by The Audio Drama Initiative, based on the novel by Mitchell Maxwell, and newly released on Apple Podcasts, soared to 3 on the Apple podcast charts this past weekend, making it one of the top 5 Arts podcasts in the United States on Apple podcasts and in the top 40 overall. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Apple, Theatre, US, United States, Broadway, BWW News Desk, Mitchell Maxwell, Richard Kind Lesli Margherita


Check Out Week 3 Submissions of #BwayWorldFanArt and Get Drawing For Week 4!

There are some insanely talented Broadway artists out there Check out their artwork from week 3's favorite duos challenge and get ready for week 4 of BwayWorldFanArt-- musical mashup [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BWW News Desk


Vote Now for Dreamcast of the Week - Oklahoma!

Play along with our Dreamcast of the Week Each week, we'll be picking one show that's celebrating an anniversary and have our followers vote on who they think should play Broadway's most beloved characters [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Oklahoma, BWW News Desk


Obie Awards Ceremony Will Be Postponed and Reconceived as Virtual Event

TheAmerican Theatre Winghasannounced that the65th Annual Obie Awards, originally scheduled to be held at Terminal 5 on Monday, May 18, will be postponed and reconceived as a virtual event, with awards being handed out for shows that opened between May 1, 2019 and March 12, 2020. Additional details on the 2020 Obie Awards ceremony, New York's preeminent celebration of Off- and Off-Off Broadway theatre, including its new date and time, will be announced in the coming weeks. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: New York, Theatre, Broadway, BWW News Desk


The Obie Awards Go Online. The Money Saved Goes to Artists.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the annual ceremony honoring Off Broadway and Off Off Broadway theater will be digital-only for the first time since being established in 1956.
Tags: News, Awards, Village Voice, Broadway, Theater, Sam, Rachel, Hauck, American Theater Wing, Pinkleton, Decorations and Honors, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, The Obie Awards, Edwin Barbey Charitable Trust, No Guarantees


Obie Awards to Become Virtual Event Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

The Obie Awards, honoring the best of Off-and Off-Off Broadway theater, will be re-imagined as a virtual event due to the coronavirus pandemic. The annual celebration of stage work was originally scheduled to be held at Terminal 5 in Manhattan on May 18. Instead it will be postponed until a later, as yet unannounced, date. […]
Tags: News, Obie Awards, Broadway, Manhattan


New Leaf Vote for May 2020 • Guilty Pleasures - Under the Covers

It's time to select the book we'll read and discuss in May 2020. We love new participants. We're happy for you to vote, but in the interest of a vibrant conversation, we'd like to request that you please not vote unless you plan to join the discussion whatever the selection. :) So if you haven't posted in a book club thread yet, do please say a quick hello here or in the Welcome thread. This is a poll. Vote for as many books as you'd like. Questions? FAQs |
Tags: Books, New York, London, New York City, Africa, Broadway, Book Clubs, Jupiter, Miranda, Agatha Christie, Hudson, Toad, Georgette Heyer, Anne, Wodehouse, Mike


Scam coronavirus testing drive-thru sites reported

This news segment from WSAV-TV in Savannah, Georgia, reports on fraudulent coronavirus tests being hawked at pop-up drive-through sites. Both worried patients and medicaid are being defrauded. [Taylor Durden WSAV-TV] Broadway Metro Council President David James says it's a scam. [Tara Bassett, Activist] If they're your insurance was not on the list ... they charged them two hundred and forty dollars. [Durden] There are two companies running these BXK Marketing and Community Outreach Market...
Tags: Post, Video, Florida, Crime, News, Broadway, Fox News, David James, Paul Graham, LLC, Savannah Georgia, Durden, Rona, WSAV TV, Taylor Durden, Broadway Metro Council


Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, April 7- with Marlee Matlin, Nick Kroll and More!

Broadway might be dark this month, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway today, April 7, 2020. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BWW News Desk, Marlee Matlin Nick Kroll


John Krasinski Hosts a Virtual ‘Hamilton’ Cast Reunion for a Little Girl on ‘Some Good News’

The Office and Jack Ryan star John Krasinski recently started passing some of his time in self-quarantine by hosting a web series called Some Good News. Recorded from the home office of the A Quiet Place director/star, the series highlights some uplifting stories from around the web to help drown out the hellish nightmare of news from our government and the coronavirus pandemic that is claiming lives everyday. The first episode of Some Good News brought the wonderful surprise of The Office star...
Tags: Movies, Nbc, Office, Stage, Broadway, Steve Carell, Musical, Emily Blunt, Hamilton, John-Krasinski, Video Clips, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins, Daveed Diggs, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Jonathan Groff


VIDEO: Spencer Glass Uncovers Little-Known Broadway Musicals on IT'S THE DAY OF THE SHOW Y'ALL- Live at 1pm!

Need a new Broadway diversion to get you through the day Check back today at 1pm to watch as BroadwayWorld's Spencer Glass broadcasts a very special episode of It's The Day of the Show Y'all LIVE Which little-known musical theatre treasure will he uncover You'll have to tune in to find out [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BroadwayWorld, BWW News Desk, Spencer Glass


Broadway Catch Up: April 7 - Ali Ewoldt Leads a LES MIS Singalong, Caissie Levy Sings an Unplugged 'Let It Go', and More!

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to Check out yesterday's videos, from stars including Ali Ewoldt, Caissie Levy, and more [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BroadwayWorld, BWW News Desk, Ali Ewoldt Caissie Levy


David Henry Hwang, Jenn Colella, Kate Rockwell, and More Will Appear Live On THE PRODUCER'S PERSPECTIVE LIVE! With Ken Davenport

Tony Award-winning Broadway Producer, Ken Davenport, announced new guests to appear on The Producer's Perspective Live, the daily livestream on his Facebook page inspired by the community of TheaterMakers and his popular podcast, The Producer's Perspective Podcast. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Ken Davenport, BWW News Desk, David Henry Hwang Jenn Colella Kate Rockwell


Celebrities reveal new sides during virus, but face backlash

Portia de Rossi has been teaching herself how to cook during the coronavirus lockdown. It's been an eye-opening experience for the actress — and for her fans.She's cut herself and been burned, yes. She's also discovered she doesn't like some Indian flavours and that her longtime wife, talk show host Ellen Degeneres, isn't a fan of curry and garbanzo beans.“We’re learning a lot about each other in quarantine!” she admits on Instagram.We are indeed learning a lot about eac...
Tags: Hollywood, Texas, News, Instagram, Celebrity, America, Justin Bieber, Broadway, Madonna, Hillary Swank, Selena Gomez, Pink, Johnson, Oprah, Portia De Rossi, Ellen Degeneres


VIDEO: Watch Celia Keenan-Bolger, Zachary Quinto & More in Live Reading of LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART- Live Now!

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, live reading of Terrence McNally's Lips Together, Teeth Apart will be streamed today, April 6, 2020, at 800 PM EDT. Benefitting the Broadway CaresEquity Fights AIDS' COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund, the livestream will be dedicated to McNally, who passed away on March 24, due to coronavirus complications. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, McNally, Terrence McNally, BWW News Desk, Celia Keenan Bolger Zachary Quinto


Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s ‘Fleabag’ Live, Disney’s Broadway Anniversary Concert, and David Harbour Offer Self-Quarantine Relief

With at least another month of self-quarantine in place as the United States attempts to slow the spread of coronavirus, entertainment companies are doing their part to help people stuck at home pass the time with a variety of content. HBO just opened up a bunch of their premium shows and movies for free, J.K. Rowling created a Harry Potter hub for kids and teachers at home, and a new batch of fun opportunities just became available for your home entertainment pleasure. Phoebe Waller-Bridge‘s l...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, London, Movies, Disney, Events, Amazon Prime, United States, Ireland, United Kingdom, Broadway, New Zealand, Mulan, Whoopi Goldberg, Wyndham, Maddie


VIDEO: Caissie Levy Sings An Unplugged Take on 'Let It Go' from FROZEN!

Broadway's Caissie Levy returned to social media today for another acoustic jam, this time taking on a familiar Frozen tune. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BWW News Desk, Caissie Levy


BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- Showstoppers: The Best of Broadway

In this episode, Ben and Daniel discuss the 1982 concert 'Showstoppers The Best of Broadway.' The evening is hosted by Tom Bosley and features Broadway favorites such as Ethel Merman, Barry Bostwick, Susan Browning, Len Cariou, Nell Carter, Diahann Carroll, Carole Demas, David Haskell, Glynis Johns, Donna McKechnie, Robert Morse, Pamela Myers, Stephen Nathan, Jerry Orbach, Anthony Perkins, Debbie Reynolds, Alexis Smith, and Ray Walston. [Author: Ben Rimalower]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Daniel, Ben, Ben Rimalower, Ray Walston, Tom Bosley