BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Nathan Madden!
BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you a new video series, which will help you get to know each cast member before previews begin. Check back daily to hear from the whole cast before performances start, and click below to meet Nathan Madden
Brian d'Arcy James Plays Final HAMILTON Performance Today; Broadway's SOMETHING ROTTEN! Next
BroadwayWorld previously reported that Tony Award nominee Jonathan Groff will join the cast of HAMILTON as 'King George' on Tuesday, March 3 at The Public Theater, replacing Brian d'Arcy James, who will be starring in SOMETHING ROTTEN on Broadway this spring. Today, March 1, d'Arcy James plays his final HAMILTON performance.
Passing the Crown! Brian d'Arcy James Poses with Jonathan Groff at HAMILTON
BroadwayWorld previously reported that Tony Award nominee Jonathan Groff will join the cast of HAMILTON as 'King George' on Tuesday, March 3 at The Public Theater, replacing Brian d'Arcy James, who will be starring in Something Rotten on Broadway this spring. HAMILTON creator Lin-Manuel Miranda recently took to Twitter to share a picture of the two actors backstage after a performance, with the caption, 'Monarchial line of succession. Groffsauce.' Check out the picture below
Upcoming CD Releases for March 2015
Check out the latest in upcoming releases of Broadway and theatre related CDs for March, 2015.
Review Roundup: KID VICTORY Opens at Signature Theatre
Virginia's Signature Theatre presents the world premiere production of Kid Victory, a new musical from legendary composer John Kander Chicago, Cabaret and acclaimed playwright Greg Pierce Slowgirl. The production began performances at Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre on February 17. It will play for five weeks, through March 22.
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 3/1/15- GUYS AND DOLLS
Today in 2009, Guys and Dolls opened at the Nederlander Theatre, where it ran for 121 performances. Guys and Dolls is a musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. It is based on 'The Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown' and 'Blood Pressure', two short stories by Damon Runyon, and also borrows characters and plot elements from other Runyon stories, most notably 'Pick the Winner'. Premiering on Broadway in 1950, the original production ran for 1200 performances and won the Tony Award for Best Musical. The musical has had several Broadway revivals as well as West End productions.
BWW Blog: Jake Winn of Signature's KID VICTORY - And We Made Them All Up
'And We Made Them All Up'
BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE-HONEYMOON IN VEGAS' Rob McClure!
Welcome to BWW's exclusive talk show, BACKSTAGE WITH Richard Ridge. Follow Richard as he visits the theater's best and brightest in their dressing rooms, on their stages and favorite hang outs to talk about their lives, careers and all of the things you don't know, but want to know. In the special interview below, Richard welcomes Broadway favorite Rob McClure, who is currently starring in Honeymoon in Vegas at the Nederlander Theatre. Watch as they discuss the show, how he got his start at Paper Mill Playhouse, his obsession with video games, and so much more. Check out the full interview below
Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Academy Award winning film THE SOUND OF MUSIC, stars Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer speak exclusively to Vanity Fair about the making of the iconic movie
BWW's On This Day - March 1, 2015
Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 1 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events
SOUND OFF World Premiere Exclusive: Joel Grey In GEORGE M! On THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW
Today, BroadwayWorld is thrilled to present yet another awesome vintage performance clip as originally seen on watershed TV variety program THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW, this time with a classic George M. Cohan patriotic showstopper from GEORGE M with none other than its Tony Award-winning original star, Joel Grey.
Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/28/2015
BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2282015.
Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Feb. 28 - HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, PIPPIN, MEMPHIS, and More!
It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup
Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'
A Twitter fan recently asked Anthony Rapp if he would consider reprising his role in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, and he gave an enthusiastically affirmative answer.
First Listen- Carrie Manolakos Sings Newest Song from Wildhorn's Upcoming Musical DEATH NOTE
The third track from Frank Wildhorn's new musical DEATH NOTE has just been released Click here to listen to Carrie Manolakos perform the song, 'When Love Comes' from the upcoming musical.
Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of Broadway-Bound DOCTOR ZHIVAGO- Begins Previews 3/27!
DOCTOR ZHIVAGO will begin performances on Friday, March 27, 2015, and open on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at 630pm, at the Broadway Theatre. Doctor Zhivago is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff Jersey Boys, with a book by Academy Award nominee Michael WellerRagtime, music by two-time Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Lucy Simon The Secret Garden, lyrics by Tony Award nominee Michael Korie Grey Gardens and Emmy Award nominee Amy Powers Ella Enchanted, and choreography by Tony Award nominee Kelly DevineRocky.The company just gave the press a special sneak peek of the Broadway-Bound musical, and you can check out photos of the full gang below
SOUND OFF Exclusive Clip: Roger Bart's Funny & Touching RENT Themed ONE NIGHT STAND Audition
Celebrate the end of the ONE NIGHT STAND contest with one last exclusive new clip
BWW TV: Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'Neal Prep to Tour the Country in LOVE LETTERS!
Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'Neal will star in an upcoming national tour of LOVE LETTERS, celebrated playwright A.R. Gurney's enduring romance about first loves and second chances. Following a critically-acclaimed Broadway run, the national tour of Gregory Mosher's production will launch in Summer 2015, visiting Los Angeles, Detroit, Boston, Dallas, Baltimore and others to be announced. Full list of cities, dates and ticket on-sale information will be announced at a later time.
NY Public Library for the Performing Arts Curator Doug Reside on Spoilers!
BroadwayWorld.com continues our exclusive content series, in collaboration with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, which delves into the library's unparalleled archives, and resources. Below, check out a piece by Doug Reside Lewis and Dorothy Cullman Curator for the Billy Rose Theatre Division on spoilers
Photo Coverage: FINDING NEVERLAND Cast Performs Sneak Peek for the Press!
Finding Neverland, the glorious new musical under the visionary direction of Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus, will soon arrive on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre 205 West 46th Street. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the team's recent sneak peek for the press
BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!
BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you a new video series, which will help you get to know cast members before previews begin. Check back daily to hear from the cast before performances start, and click below to meet Jill Paice, who plays 'Milo.'
One Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street Y
There was a seismic event and emotional roller coaster onstage Thursday night at the 92nd Street Y, in the Kaufmann Concert Hall theatre. Her name is DEBBIE ..... DEBORAH VOIT. It was the first performance in New York City of a piece called VOIGT LESSONS. The piece was co-created by Voight, Terrence McNally and Francesca Zambello, years ago, at Glimmerglass and the diva told us that it has been performed 'very few times, let alone in New York City.' The crowd proceeded to go crazy. The piece- so simple, yet brilliantly calibrated.
UP ON THE MARQUEE: FINDING NEVERLAND
Finding Neverland, the glorious new musical under the visionary direction of Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus, will soon arrive on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre 205 West 46th Street. BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the new marquee below
STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 2/28/15- Bernadette Peters
Happy Birthday, Bernadette Peters Over the course of a career that has spanned five decades, she has starred in musical theatre, films and television, as well as performing in solo concerts and recordings. She is one of the most critically acclaimed Broadway performers, having received nominations for seven Tony Awards, winning two plus an honorary award, and nine Drama Desk Awards, winning three. Four of the Broadway cast albums on which she has starred have won Grammy Awards. Regarded by many as the foremost interpreter of the works of Stephen Sondheim, Peters is particularly noted for her roles on the Broadway stage, including in the musicals Mack and Mabel, Sunday in the Park with George, Song and Dance, Into the Woods, Annie Get Your Gun and Gypsy.
BWW Interview: Investigating the Twists and Turns of MCC's THE NETHER with Ben Rosenfield!
Rosenfield, who plays 'Woodnut' in the production, just chatted with BroadwayWorld about opening night, the twists and turns of this plot, and so much more Check out the full interview below