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BWW Flashback: Relive the Greatest Onstage Moments of Jessie Mueller!

Jessie Mueller was a little-known performer from Chicago when she made her Broadway debut in On a Clear Day You Can See Forever in 2011. Since then, she has taken Broadway by storm, appearing in three Broadway revivals Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, and Carousel and creating two original characters Beautiful and Waitress- the former of which earned her a Tony Award in 2014. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Chicago, Broadway, Jessie Mueller, Edwin Drood, BWW News Desk


VIDEO: Ashley Park and Priscilla Lopez Dance to A CHORUS LINE Backstage at GRAND HORIZONS

Ashley Park took to Instagram to share a video of herself and Grand Horizons castmate Priscilla Lopez dancing to A Chorus Line. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Instagram, Theatre, BWW News Desk, Priscilla Lopez, Ashley Park


Photo Flash: Cast and Creatives of BEETLEJUICE, MOULIN ROUGE!, AMERICAN UTOPIA, and More Celebrate Alex Timbers

Last night, the producers of the Broadway hits Beetlejuice, David Byrne's American Utopia and Moulin Rouge The Musical hosted a special celebration in honor of director Alex Timbers. The evening brought together many producers, collaborators and artists that Alex has worked with throughout his career. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Alex, David Byrne, Alex Timbers, BWW News Desk, American Utopia


Photo Flash: Culture Clash Retrusn to Berkeley Rep with CULTURE CLASH (STILL) IN AMERICA

Bay Area natives and provocateurs,Culture Clash, returnto Berkeley Rep with their latest production,Culture ClashStill in America. The play, written and performed byCulture Clashand directed by Obie Award winnerLisa Peterson, marks the fifth time the satirical group has performed at Berkeley Rep. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, America, Berkeley, Bay Area, Peterson, BWW News Desk, Berkeley Rep


DEAR EVAN HANSEN Composers Announce 'You Will Be Found' illustrated Book

Fans of the hit Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen can now bring the show's anthem 'You Will Be Found' home in book form [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Photo Flash: Take a Look at Beth Malone, David Aron Damane and More in THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN

Transport Group's The UnsinkableMolly Brown is currently playing at Abrons Arts Center, and will run throughApril 5 [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Abrons Arts Center, BWW News Desk, Transport Group, MOLLY BROWN, Beth Malone David Aron Damane, UnsinkableMolly Brown


Photo Flash: WEST SIDE STORY Cast Takes Opening Night Bows!

The Broadway Theatre was the place to be last night as talents from stage and screen gathered to celebrate opening night of Tony Award winnerIvo van Hove's new production ofWest Side Story. Check out photos from the opening night bows below [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Photo Coverage: WEST SIDE STORY Company Celebrates Opening Night!

The Broadway Theatre was the place to be last night as talents from stage and screen gathered to celebrate opening night of Tony Award winner Ivo van Hove's new production of West Side Story. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the after party below [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Ivo van Hove, Broadway Theatre, BWW News Desk, West Side Story BroadwayWorld


Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Presented by TodayTix: February 21

Looking for the best deals on Broadway showsBroadwayWorld's Weekly Buying Guide is powered by TodayTix, the app for theater tickets. Whether you're looking for musicals, plays, comedy, dance, or really anything else, you'll find a show you want to see. Download the app or visit TodayTix.com to book tickets in 30 seconds or less. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Photo Flash: First Look Portrait of Armie Hammer, Tracy Letts, Jessie Mueller and the Cast of THE MINUTES

Performances forTHE MINUTESbegin Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the Cort Theatre 138 W 48thSt on Broadway, and officially opens on Sunday, March 15, 2020. The cast of THE MINUTES includes Ian Barford, Blair Brown, Cliff Chamberlain, K. Todd Freeman, Armie Hammer, Tracy Letts, Danny McCarthy, Jessie Mueller, Sally Murphy, Austin Pendleton, Jeff Still. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, BWW News Desk, Armie Hammer Tracy Letts Jessie Mueller


Photo Flash: First Look at THE PRINCE OF EGYPT in the West End

Brand-new musical THE PRINCE OF EGYPT is now in previews at London's Dominion Theatre.Get a first look at the cast in action in the photographs below [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: London, Theatre, Egypt, West End, BWW News Desk


VIDEO: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Cast Reacts To Rob McClure in Costume

Mrs. Doubtfire's Rob McClure posted a teaser video on his Instagram of the first time the cast saw him in his prosthetics Watch below to see the process of building his new persona and the cast's reactions. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Rob McClure, BWW News Desk, Mrs Doubtfire, Doubtfire


Bobby Cannavale and Rose Byrne to Reunite on Stage for a Benefit Reading of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE

The Acting Company, Founded by John Houseman and Margot Harley Ian Belknap, Artistic Director Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director has announced a special one-night-only benefit reading of Arthur Miller's iconic mid-century drama A View from the Bridge. The reading will star two-time Emmy Award winner Bobby Cannavale The Irishman, Boardwalk Empire and his real-life partner, Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Rose Byrne Like A Boss, Damages, Bridesmaids, as they play Miller's emotionally torn Eddi...
Tags: Theatre, Rose Byrne, Emmy, Eddie, Bobby Cannavale, Arthur Miller, Miller, Golden Globe, Beatrice Carbone, John Houseman, BWW News Desk, Margot Harley Ian Belknap, Elisa Spencer Kaplan


COME FROM AWAY's Caesar Samayoa Takes Over Instagram Saturday!

Get ready to head to the rock because Come From Away's Caesar Samayoa is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story this Saturday, February 22nd Be sure to tune in throughout the day to get a peek inside the show's two-show day at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre Are you a fellow islander [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Gerald Schoenfeld, BWW News Desk, Caesar Samayoa, BroadwayWorld s Instagram Story


Noah Galvin, Jessica Vosk And More Will Lead VILLAIN: DEBLANKS Comedy Benefit At Joe's Pub

After a year-long absence, 'Villain DeBlanks' returns to NYC on Monday, March 9, with 100 of proceeds going to The Leukemia Lymphoma Society. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Leukemia Lymphoma Society, BWW News Desk, Noah Galvin Jessica Vosk


Johnny Flynn Will Star in, and Write Music For, New Musical Film THE SCORE

A new musical film titled The Score has been boarded by WestEnd films. The film, according to Variety, is described as a 'heist musical' and will star Johnny Flynn, Will Poulter, Naomi Ackie, and Antonia Thomas. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, BWW News Desk, Antonia Thomas, Johnny Flynn Will Poulter Naomi Ackie, Johnny Flynn Will Star


SIX Hits 100,000,000 Spotify and Apple Music Streams; Second Only to HAMILTON in Musical Theatre Genre

Producers of Six have revealed that it has been streamed 100,000,000 times on Spotify and Apple Music. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, BWW News Desk, Apple Music Streams


Renée Fleming Donates Archives To Juilliard

American soprano Rene Fleming, one of the most beloved and celebrated singers of our time, is donating her personal archives to Juilliard, her alma mater. The announcement was made by Juilliard President Damian Woetzel at the beginning of Fleming's Vocal Arts master class, held on February 19 in Juilliard's Paul Hall. The master class featured singers from Juilliard's Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts and was part of her February residency at the school. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Fleming, Juilliard, Renee Fleming, Damian Woetzel, Rene Fleming, BWW News Desk, Paul Hall, Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts


Breaking: THE INHERITANCE Will Conclude Broadway Run This Spring

Producers Tom Kirdahy, Sonia Friedman Productions, and Hunter Arnold announced today that Matthew Lopez' THE INHERITANCE, directed by Stephen Daldry, will conclude its Broadway run on Sunday, March 15th. THE INHERITANCE began previews on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theater 243 West 47th street on Friday, September 27th, 2019 and officially opened on Sunday, November 17th, 2019. At the conclusion of the run, the production will have played 46 previews 28 of The Inheritance and 18 of The Inher...
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Stephen Daldry, Inheritance, Matthew Lopez, BWW News Desk, Hunter Arnold, Ethel Barrymore Theater, Tom Kirdahy Sonia Friedman Productions


Photo Flash: Original Stars Carol Lawrence and Jaime Sanchez Return to WEST SIDE STORY

Tonight tonight's the night Tony Award winnerIvo van Hove's new production ofWest Side Storyopens tonight, February 20, at the Broadway Theatre. Just last night, however, the company welcomed two very special guests- original Maria, Carol Lawrence and original Chino,Jaime Sanchez. Check out photos of the pair as they visit the cast backstage over sixty years later [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Hove, BWW News Desk, Carol Lawrence, Jaime Sánchez, Maria Carol Lawrence, Chino Jaime Sanchez Check


Positions with the Public Theater, Florida Studio Theatre, Asolo Rep, Nashville Rep, More in this Week's BroadwayWorld Classifieds, 2/20

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 2202020 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Amas Musical Theatre to Honor Lillias White and Nancy Negron Santiago With 2020 'Rosie' Award

Amas Musical Theatre Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer, New York City's award-winning pioneer in diversity and multi-ethnic casting in the performing arts since 1968, will celebrate its 51st Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert on Monday, April 6, 2020 at the The Baruch Performing Arts Center East 25th Street - between Lexington Third Avenues, NYC. Honorary Chair for the event is Grammy Award-winning Latin recording artist and activist Rubn Blades. Tony Award-winner Priscilla Lopez wil...
Tags: New York City, Theatre, Lexington, Lillias White, BWW News Desk, Priscilla Lopez, Nancy Negron, Donna Trinkoff, Rubn Blades Tony


Amas Musical Theatre to Honor Lillias White and Nancy Santiago Negron With 2020 'Rosie' Award

Amas Musical Theatre Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer, New York City's award-winning pioneer in diversity and multi-ethnic casting in the performing arts since 1968, will celebrate its 51st Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert on Monday, April 6, 2020 at the The Baruch Performing Arts Center East 25th Street - between Lexington Third Avenues, NYC. Honorary Chair for the event is Grammy Award-winning Latin recording artist and activist Rubn Blades. Tony Award-winner Priscilla Lopez wil...
Tags: New York City, Theatre, Lexington, Lillias White, BWW News Desk, Priscilla Lopez, Donna Trinkoff, Rubn Blades Tony, Nancy Santiago Negron


Introducing Online Theater Classes for Singing

BroadwayWorld and The Institute for American Musical Theatre are joining forces to bring an exclusive series of online classes in Acting, Singing, and Dance to students around the world With each class, you will have access to some of the most sought-after teachers in New York City, and with their personalized feedback, they will help guide YOU towards a career in the arts. This series is as close as you can get to training in New York City without actually being there [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: New York City, Theatre, BroadwayWorld, BWW News Desk, Institute for American Musical Theatre


Photo Flash: Montego Glover, Joshua Boone and More in ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS

All The Natalie Portmans is currently in performances at the Susan Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space 511 West 52nd Street with official opening night set for Monday, February 24th. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, BWW News Desk, Robert W Wilson, Susan Ronald Frankel Theater, NATALIE PORTMANS, MCC Theater Space 511 West 52nd Street, Montego Glover Joshua Boone


Broadway Theatres to Dim Lights in Memory of Tony Award Winning Producer Margo Lion

The Broadway community mourns the loss of multiple Tony Award winning producer Margo Lion, who died on January 24, 2020 at age 75. To commemorate her life and work, the Committee of Theatre Owners will dim the lights of the Jujamcyn Theatres the Al Hirschfeld, August Wilson, Eugene O'Neill, St. James, and Walter Kerr Theatres where Ms. Lion often collaborated and worked as well as the American Airlines, Bernard Jacobs, Helen Hayes, Neil Simon, New Amsterdam, Lincoln Center, Lyric Theatre, and Sa...
Tags: New York, Theatre, Broadway, American Airlines, BWW News Desk, Margo Lion, Broadway Theatres, Committee of Theatre Owners, Bernard Jacobs Helen Hayes Neil Simon, New Amsterdam Lincoln, Samuel J Friedmans


Photo Flash: Get a First Look at Bernadette Peters on KATY KEENE!

Bernadette Peters is has a guest starring rolethis season on The CW's seriesKaty. Peters'first episode is tonight, Thursday, February 20th at 8pm Eastern 7pm central. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Bernadette Peters, Cw, Peters, BWW News Desk, Katy Keene


Photo Flash: First Look at Encores! 2020 Season Opener- MACK & MABEL!

Performances are underway for the New York City Center Encores first show of the 2020 season- Mack Mabel, running for seven performances February 19-23. Led by Broadway's Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha in the title roles, the production will also star Major Attaway Fatty Arbuckle, Michael Berresse William Desmond Taylor, Lilli Cooper Lottie Ames, Ben Fankhauser Frank Wyman, Jordan Gelber Mr. Kessel, Evan Kasprzak Freddy, Raymond J. Lee Andy, Kevin Ligon Eddie, Janet Noh Ella, and Allen Lewis ...
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Mabel, Bauman, BWW News Desk, New York City Center Encores, Douglas Sills, Alexandra Socha, Allen Lewis Rickman, Mack Mabel, Major Attaway Fatty Arbuckle


BWW Flashback: Meet Andrew Lloyd Webber's CINDERELLA, Carrie Hope Fletcher

As BroadwayWorld reported last week, Carrie Hope Fletcher will play Cinderella in Andrew Lloyd Webber's highly anticipated new production at the Gillian Lynne Theatre, with performances confirmed to begin on August 28, 2020. While we await the big night, we're flashing back through just a few of Carrie's greatest moments on stage [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Cinderella, Andrew Lloyd Webber, BroadwayWorld, Carrie, BWW News Desk, Carrie Hope Fletcher, Gillian Lynne Theatre


Actors' Equity Association Releases Statement Regarding WEST SIDE STORY

Actors' Equity Association released the following statement after a report in the New York Times that members of West Side Story have become concerned about safety and that the producers have retained a cybersecurity consultantto prevent online harassment. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, New York Times, West Side Story, BWW News Desk, Actors Equity Association