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New Album by Jason Robert Brown To Be Released This MonthHow We React and How We Recover, the new album from three-time Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown, will be released by Ghostlight Records this month. His first solo recording in over a decade is a politically-charged, far-reaching rumination on love, family and music. The album will be available in digital and streaming formats on Friday, June 29, with a physical CD planned for later this year. The release will coincide with New York City Center's Encores Off-Center production of Brown's landmark New York debut show Songs for a New World, which runs from June 27-30.
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's THE WIZ!The Wiz is rocking its way down the Yellow Brick Road to The Muny's stage, and BroadwayWorld has a first look Check out the video below
The Magnificent Carey Mulligan: A Career Timeline of Stage and ScreenCannes' Critic Week saw the premiere ofthis year's newest Carey Mulligan movie,Wildlifea shattering, 1960s-set drama in which she co-starsalongside Jake Gyllenhaal. In it, sheplays a woman who cheats on her husband.'It's the kind of warts-and-all role that are usually reserved for men,' Mulligan said, according to Variety. However, prior to the film's fall release, Mulligan is getting back onstage and starring inGirls amp Boys, a one-woman show that recently opened at the Minetta Lane Theatre after a sold-out run in London.
Bruce Springsteen Criticizes Trump on Stage for Border Separation PolicyBruce Springsteen, who earlier this monthwon a Special Tony Award, is making his opinions about the President's border policy known to his Broadway audiences.
SWEENEY TODD At Barrow Street Becomes Longest Running Production of SWEENEYThe Tooting Arts Club production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street makes history today as it becomes the longest running production of Sweeney Todd on record. Today's performance marks 578, surpassing the 1979 Original Broadway Production directed by Hal Prince.
Win a Non-Speaking Role in SWEENEY TODD Off-BroadwayBid to win a non-speaking walk-in role to beone of Sweeney's victims inSweeney Toddin New York City
THE BAND'S VISIT, SPONGEBOB, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, and More to Perform at Broadway in Bryant ParkBroadway in Bryant Park will return this summer The 2018 program will bring the best of Broadway together for free performances for six consecutive weeks from Thursday, July 12 to Thursday, August 16. New Yorkers and visitors to the Big Apple are invited to come at 11 a.m. every Thursday with performances running from 1230 p.m. EST - 130 p.m. EST on the Bryant Park Stage. Hosted by 106.7 LITE FM's on-air personalities, this year's annual presentation of open-air lunch hour performances featuring the best Broadway and Off-Broadway shows will be presented by your local Toyota Dealers, VISIT PHILADELPHIA and FUJIFILM Instax.
BWW Review: Angelina Fiordellisi and Michael O'Keefe Are Charming As Older Leftists in Charles Mee's FIRST LOVEIs there anything more charming than watching two older people falling in love Well, perhaps. Like when the romance occurs, as instructed by playwright Charles Mee in his 2001 one-act, FIRST LOVE, in 'the world of Magritte.'
VIDEO: Noma Dumezweni, Kim Cattrall, Lena Headey, & More Perform Shakespeare's THE STRANGERS' CASE Speech For World Refugee DayTheInternational Rescue CommitteeandShakespeare's Globehave released a new short film to markWorld Refugee Day. A unique performance of Shakespeare's speech 'The Strangers' Case' fromThe Book of Sir Thomas More, the film features refugees from Syria, Sierra Leone and South Sudan alongside renowned actors includingKim Cattrall,Lena Headey,Noma DumezweniandJamael Westmanin an expression of unity with all those who have fled conflict overseas.
Social: Go Behind The Scenes of HEAD OVER HEELS on BWW's Instagram Today!Go behind the scenes of HEAD OVER HEELS Broadway tomorrow 620 when Ari Groover takes over our Instagram account to give you a behind the scenes look at the production as they continue their final week of tech ahead of their first performance Saturday
The Third Time's the Charm as the 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Back Star of Stage and Screen Jeremey JordanThis week, the Broadwaysted Crew is thrilled to say 'Hey Old Friend' to a FriendoftheShow making his third appearance the hilarious and charming Jeremy Jordan We're pouring out a variety of drinks this week--Hudson Manhattan Rye, rose, shandies, and rum and coke for Jeremy--while the star of stage and screen talks about SPOILER ALERT the recent season finale of 'Supergirl,' his bootylicious pic with Laurie Metcalf, and his upcoming show 'Starring Opposite You' with wife Ashley Spencer July 16th and 17th at Sony Hall.
VIDEO: Whoopi Goldberg Reveals She is Considering A Return to Broadway on THE TONIGHT SHOWWhoopi Goldberg brings custom candies for Jimmy and The Roots to enjoy, announces a children's line of her Christmas sweaters and reveals the fate of her The View career as well as a potential Broadway return on The Tonight Show Watch the clip below.
BWW's On This Day - June 20, 2018Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on June 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events
VIDEO: Mandy Gonzalez Shows Us Around a Week at HAMILTON in Episode Two of the #FearlessSquad ShowMandy Gonzalez has released the second episode of her YouTube web series, the FearlessSquad Show. In this episode she takes us inside an eight-show week at Hamilton.
Photo Coverage: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Is Honored With The 12th Annual ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway ChorusYesterday, June 19, Actors' Equity Association, the labor union for professional stage actors and stage managers, presented the 2018 Advisory Committee on Chorus Affairs ACCA Award to the chorus of Once on This Island. The award, established in 2007, is given to what the committee votes on as the outstanding Broadway chorus of the season.
Brief 6/20: GIRLS AND BOYS Opens Tonight Off-Broadway, and More!Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories Girls and Boys, starring Carey Mulligan, opens tonight off-Broadway, and more
VIDEO: Frances Ruffelle Sings STILL HURTING by Jason Robert BrownTony Award winner Frances Ruffelle is back in town with her stunning solo performance 'Frances Ruffelle LiveS in New York' an intimate evening of song that whispers seductive secrets, lays bare the naked truth and explodes with the one of a kind bottle rocket charisma that's kept 'Frankie's' ardent fans coming back for more since she created the iconic role of 'Eponine' in 'Les Miserables' and turned 'On My Own' into one of Broadway's most beloved standards. 'Frances Ruffelle LiveS in New York' is a wildly entertaining ride straight through the core of the most tender heart, fiery passion and loose comic confidence of a seasoned performer at the height of her game.
Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter to Take Over as Disney/Pixar Execs Following John Lasseter's ResignationAccording to The New York Times, Frozen writer Jennifer Lee and Inside Out director Pete Docter have been named Chief Executive Officers within the DisneyPixar companyfollowingJohn Lasseter's resignation. Lee will headWalt Disney Animation Studios while Docter takes overPixar Animation Studios.
New Rehearsal Space Headed for Times SquareProject Manager Jeff Whiting, in partnership with several notable Broadway industry members, today announced the plans to build Open Jar Studios, a new rehearsal space in Times Square for rehearsals, auditions, and support offices for large-scale Broadway productions.
BWW Exclusive: Watch Jason Robert Brown's 'Do the Work' from PRINCE OF BROADWAY performed by Kristin Chenoweth's Broadway BootcampSaturday night, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, the 2nd Annual Kristi Awards took place, culminating the end of a week's work and training at the 4th year of Kristin Chenoweth's BROADWAY BOOTCAMP.
Photo Flash: Let the Games Begin! Inside BROADWAY BARES: GAME NIGHTBroadway's hottest dancers and two explosively responsive audiences came together for a fierce and steamy evening of fun and sensational striptease at Broadway Bares Game Night, this year's record-breaking edition of the annual spectacular.
Clarke Thorell Joins the Cast of MY FAIR LADY June 26Lincoln Center Theater has announced that Clarke Thorell will assume the role of Zoltan Karparthy in its award-winning production of Lerner amp Loewe's MY FAIR LADY beginning Tuesday, June 26 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater 150 West 65 Street. Manu Narayan, who originated the role in the production, will play his final performance on Sunday, June 24.
Photo Coverage: Lillias White, Danny Gardner & More Preview PERFECT PICTUREPerfect Picture, a new musical inspired by the dramatic life of Norman Rockwell and his quest to paint the 4 Freedoms will play The Arkell Pavillion at the Southern Vermont Arts Center 930 SVAC Drive in Manchester, VT July 20-21, 2018. Perfect Picture is directed and choreographed by four time Tony Award NomineeRandy Skinner42nd Street, Dames at Sea, State Fair, WhiteChristmas, with book and lyrics by Emmy Award winner Eileen Bluestone Sherman The Odd Potato, Deep Dark Secrets, and music by Gail C. Bluestone The Odd Potato. Starring Tony and Emmy Award WinnerLillias WhiteCy Coleman's The Life, Dreamgirls,Sesame Street, the musical is produced byJoshua ShermanProductions and The Mill, a not for profit production facility and center for artist collaboration in Arlington, Vermont.
BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Opens Up the Mic to Celebrate Pride!We couldn't very well end our 10th season without celebrating pride And what better way to celebrate than with an Open Mic having friends new and old come wave their freak flags high
BWW Exclusive: How a Broadway Music Video Captured the 'Morning Glow' of Marriage EqualityOn June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court ruled that marriage equality would be the law of the land in America. Three days later, Tom Andersen, an award-winning, out singer-songwriter released a music video that wed his recording of 'Morning Glow' from 'Pippin' to dozens of images of happy gay couples. The golden-toned tenor said he sought to capture the feel-good euphoria of the LGBT community and its straight allies. Since its posting on YouTube, Andersen says he's heard from fans of the video from all around the world.