Today on Broadway: Monday, November 11, 2019

Ivo’s Doing WHAT with “West Side Story”? “KPOP” Announces Broadway Casting Search, Reviews for Peter Dinklage in “Cyrano” 1) Ivo van Hove is Bringing Massive Changes to “West side Story” Revival https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/WEST-SIDE-STORY-Revival-Will-Not-Include-I-Feel-Pretty-and-the-Somewhere-Ballet-20191109 2) KPOP Announces Nationwide Search for Broadway Run … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Monday, November 4, 2019

“The Minutes” Announces Broadway Date, “City of Angels” to West End, Ariana DeBose in Netflix’s “The Prom” 1) Show and Casting News “The Minutes” Sets First Broadway Preview Date Donmar “City of Angels” to Transfer to the West End https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/CITY-OF-ANGELS-Will-Transfer-to-the-West-End-20191101 … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

“Wicked” Making History, Reviews for CSC’s “Macbeth,” and The Hoff is Coming back to the Stage! 1) “Wicked” Passes “Les Miserables” to Become Fifth Longest Running Broadway Show https://www.broadway.com/buzz/197390/wicked-surpasses-les-miserables-as-fifth-longest-running-show-in-broadway-history/ 2) Last Week’s Broadway Grosses https://www.broadwayworld.com/grosses.cfm 3) Reviews are in for … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Friday, October 25, 2019

“Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated:Ashley Steves ashley@broadwayradio.com | @NoThisIsAshleyJames Marino james@broadwayradio.com | @JamesMarinoMatt Tamanini matt@broadwayradio.com | @BWWMatt Support BroadwayRadio at https://www.patreon.com/broadwayradio … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Thursday, October 24, 2019

“Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated:Ashley Steves ashley@broadwayradio.com | @NoThisIsAshleyJames Marino james@broadwayradio.com | @JamesMarinoMatt Tamanini matt@broadwayradio.com | @BWWMatt Support BroadwayRadio at https://www.patreon.com/broadwayradio … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

“Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated:Ashley Steves ashley@broadwayradio.com | @NoThisIsAshleyJames Marino james@broadwayradio.com | @JamesMarinoMatt Tamanini matt@broadwayradio.com | @BWWMatt Support BroadwayRadio at https://www.patreon.com/broadwayradio … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Monday, October 21, 2019

Critics Review “American Utopia” on Broadway, Broadway Stars Join “Aretha” Biopic, and “HSM: TM: TS” Picks Up Season 2 Renewal 1) Reviews are in for David Byrne’s “American Utopia” on Broadway https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Review-Roundup-AMERICAN-UTOPIA-Opens-on-Broadway-What-Do-the-Critics-Think-Updating-Live-20191020 2) This Week’s Theatrical Schedule Monday, October 21 … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Friday, October 18, 2019

Reviews are in for “The Sound Inside” and “Little Shop,” “SpongeBob Musical” to Air on Nickelodeon, Jenn Colella to Depart “CFA” 1) Reviews are in for “The Sound Inside” on Broadway https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Review-Roundup-THE-SOUND-INSIDE-Opens-On-Broadway-See-What-The-Critics-Are-Saying-20191017 2) “SpongeBob SquarePants” Musical to be Broadcast on … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

1) Critics Review LA Opera’s “The Light in the Piazza” https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Review-Roundup-Renee-Fleming-Dove-Cameron-Brian-Stokes-Mitchell-and-More-in-THE-LIGHT-IN-THE-PIAZZA-20191014 2) Disney+ Announces TV Shows and Movies Available on Streaming Service on 11/12 https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Disney-Announces-Featured-Content-Including-MARY-POPPINS-THE-LITTLE-MERMAID-More-20191014 3) Josh Groban, Idina Menzel Add New York Area Shows https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Josh-Grobans-Radio-City-Residency-Adds-Additional-Show-Due-To-Demand-20191014 https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Idina-Menzel-Adds-Holiday-Concert-Performances-in-New-Jersey-and-Connecticut-20191014 BroadwayRadio MUSIC UPDATE:

This Week on Broadway for September 1, 2019: Because of Winn Dixie @ Goodspeed Opera House

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Jan Simpson talk about Sidekicked @ Cape May Stage, Eureka Day @ Walkerspace, Make Believe @ Second Stage, Because of Winn Dixie @ Goodspeed Opera House, A White Man’s Guide to Rikers Island @ The Producer’s … Read more…

BWW Flashback: WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Will Take Final Broadway Bow Today

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the two-time Tony Award-nominated, Pulitzer Prize Finalist, and Obie Award-winning Best New American Play What the Constitution Means to Me will play its final Broadway performance today,August 24th at the Helen Hayes Theater. BroadwayWorld.com Featured Content … Read more…

Photo Flash: THE PROM, THE CHER SHOW, BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER, And More Perform At Broadway in Bryant Park

Broadway in Bryant Park is back 106.7 LITE FM’s popular series will bring the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, continuing today, August 1, to Thursday, August 15. BroadwayWorld.com Featured Content BEST DEAL … Read more…

Tell Me More | Episode 31: Brad Oscar on ‘Broadway Bounty Hunter’ and Being an Actor of a Certain Age

On this episode of BroadwayRadio’s “Tell Me More,” Matt Tamanini talks to two-time Tony nominee Brad Oscar, who is currently starring in the Off-Broadway premiere of “Broadway Bounty Hunter.” Brad earned his Tony nominations for his roles as Franz Liebkind and … Read more…

Meet the Big Brother Season 21 Cast, Including a Petroleum Engineer, Broadway Dancer and Wine Safari Guide

It’s time to return to the Big Brother house. CBS revealed the 16-member cast of the upcoming 21st season of Big Brother and it includes a therapist, a petroleum engineer, a Broadway dancer… E! Online (US) – TV News SPECIAL … Read more…

BEETLEJUICE Original Broadway Cast Recording is Now Available For Pre-Order; Released June 7!

Beetlejuice’s Original Broadway Cast Recording is available for digital pre-order starting today, Friday, May 31. The album will be released for digital download and streaming on Friday, June 7. The CD release is planned for this summer. BroadwayWorld.com Featured Content … Read more…

Broadway Composer Harold Arlen’s Estate Files Lawsuit Against Apple, Amazon, Google, and More For Selling Unauthorized Copies of His Music

According to Forbes, the son and estate of Broadway composer Harold Arlen has filed a lawsuit against Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Pandora, for selling over 6,000 unauthorized recordings of his music. BroadwayWorld.com Featured Content BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Global Roundup 5/3 – JEROME ROBBINS’ BROADWAY, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, THE PRINCE OF EGYPT AND MORE!

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature Jenn Colella in PETER PAN, Patti LuPone, DEAR EVAN HANSEN London, and More BroadwayWorld.com … Read more…

BWW Exclusive: Listen to ‘The Smartphone Hour’ from BE MORE CHILL Broadway Cast Recording!

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced that Be More Chill Original Broadway Cast Recording will be released for digital download and streaming tomorrow, May 3. This new album completes a remarkable full-circle journey for Be More Chill, as the original recording from … Read more…

Aaron Sorkin on how his Broadway show ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ is relevant today

ABC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Breaking: SEA WALL/A LIFE, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal & Tom Sturridge, Will Transfer to Broadway This Summer

According to the New York Times,Sea Wall A LIFE, written by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne respectively and directed by Carrie Cracknell, will transfer to Broadway next season. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge, it will begin performances on July … Read more…

Jackie Evancho Wasn’t Afraid To Put Her Own ‘Spark’ On Broadway Classics For New Album | PeopleTV

PeopleTV SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Photo Coverage: 5 Genies (and Disney Alumni) Celebrate ALADDIN’s 5th Anniversary on Broadway!

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of Aladdin on Broadway, five current and former Genies stopped the show following yesterday’s matinee to perform a medley of Aladdin hits. The five Genies included Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart, current star Michael … Read more…

This Week on Broadway for March 31, 2019: Ain’t Too Proud / Be More Chill

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Kiss Me, Kate, John Guare’s Nantucket Sleigh Ride @ Lincoln Center Theater, Smart Blonde @ 59e59, Ain’t Too Proud, Accidentally Brave, Atlantic Theater Company’s production of The Mother, Be More Chill, Do You Feel Anger? … Read more…

VIDEO: On This Day, January 18= RAGTIME Opens On Broadway Starring Audra McDonald, Marin Mazzie, and Brian Stokes Mitchell

On this day in 1998, the original Broadway production starring Audra McDonald, Marin Mazzie, and Brian Stokes Mitchell opened at the Ford Center for the Performing Arts. BroadwayWorld.com Featured Content BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Tribute to Carol Channing

Listen: Broadway Legend Carol Channing Passes Away, Filichia Remembers Channing, Historic Casting at “Frozen” “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated: james@broadwayradio.com (James Marino) … Read more…

BWW TV: THE PROM & DEAR EVAN HANSEN Continue the Holiday Season at Broadway Under the Stars- Watch Live at 5pm!

Later today, December 3,The Shops at Columbus Circle10 Columbus Circle will continue its third year of Broadway Under the Stars, a five-week series of free public performances taking place this holiday season. Select cast from today’s hottest Broadway musicals will … Read more…

BWW Flashback: So Long, Sarah! BERNHARDT/HAMLET Takes Final Broadway Bow Today

As BroadwayWorld previously reported,Roundabout Theatre Company concludes the world premiere of the Roundabout-commissioned play BernhardtHamlet by Pulitzer finalist Theresa Rebeck, directed by Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel, today, November 18, after 26 preview performances and 63 regular performances. BroadwayWorld.com Featured … Read more…

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Bobby Cannavale Separates Fact from Fiction in His Career on Broadway and Beyond!

Fact Two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale is back on Broadway this season, starring opposite Cherry Jones and Daniel Radcliffe in The Lifespan of a Fact. In a recent interview with Richard Ridge, he opens up about the challenges of taking … Read more…

This Week on Broadway for November 4, 2018: Torch Song

Matt Tamanini, Peter Filichia, and Michael Portantiere, discuss “Torch Song” on Broadway at the Hayes Theatre, “Mother of the Maid” @ The Public Theater, “The Niceties” and “India Pale Ale” from Manhattan Theatre Club, “Panic” from Theatre Barn, “Ordinary Days” from The Keen Company, “Good … Read more…

Broadway Jukebox: Every Song You Need for a Creepy, Campy, Show-Stopping Halloween!

Wicked witches, demon barbers, blood-thirsty plants… and that’s just the beginning. Broadway certainly hasn’t disappointed in the horror department over the years, with on stage representations of vampires, beasts, and everything in between. This Halloween we celebrate the spookiest showtunes … Read more…

Audra McDonald To Kick Off Broadway @ Series At The Town Hall; Kelli O’Hara And Jeremy Jordan To Follow

The internationally acclaimed Broadway concert series hosted and music directed by SiriusXM Radio Star Seth Rudetsky is finally landing smack dab in the middle of Broadway itself this fall. kicking-off with legendary Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award-winner Audra McDonaldon November … Read more…

REVIEW: In ‘The Lifespan of a Fact’ on Broadway, Daniel Radcliffe rails against truthiness

“Truth isn’t truth,” Rudy Giuliani famously spluttered on “Meet the Press” last summer, trumping even presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway’s much-derided coinage of the phrase “alternative facts” to explain away a few big little lies about the size of the crowd … Read more…

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, October 9, 2018

New Group has Found a Star Way Too Popular for an Off-Broadway Musical to Lead their “Clueless” Stage Adaptation! 1) The New Group has Found a Star for it’s “Clueless” Musical https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/As-If-Dove-Cameron-Will-Star-In-A-Musical-Adaptation-of-CLUELESS-20181008 2) Reviews are in for the Reimagined “Oklahoma” … Read more…