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UPDATE: SPRING AWAKENING Revival Officially Headed to NYC; Casting Notice Posted!SPRING AWAKENING Revival Officially Headed to NYC; Casting Notice!
Posted: Jul. 1, 2015


VIDEO: Watch 5-Year-Old AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Contestant Melt Hearts with FROZEN PerformanceVIDEO: Watch 5-Year-Old AGT Contestant Melt Hearts with FROZEN Performance
Posted: Jul. 1, 2015


SCREAM QUEENS Cast & More Set for FOX Comic Con PanelsSCREAM QUEENS Cast & More Set for FOX Comic Con Panels
Posted: Jul. 3, 2015


Photo Flash: Suppertime! First Look at Jake Gyllenhaal, Ellen Greene and More in Encores! Off-Center's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORSFirst Look at Gyllenhaal & More in Encores! LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
Posted: Jul. 1, 2015


Tyne Daly Delivers Emotional IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Curtain Speech in Honor of Gay Marriage RulingTyne Daly Delivers Curtain Speech in Honor of Gay Marriage Ruling
Posted: Jun. 27, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: High Schoolers Take Over Broadway- Watch Highlights from the 2015 Jimmy Awards!TV Exclusive: High Schoolers Take Over Broadway- The 2015 Jimmy Awards!
Posted: Jul. 1, 2015


VIDEO: Caitlyn Jenner Pays a Visit to Broadway's AMERICAN IN PARIS!VIDEO: Caitlyn Jenner Pays a Visit to Broadway's AMERICAN IN PARIS!
Posted: Jul. 1, 2015


Photo Coverage: West End Casts Perform at PRIDE IN LONDON 2015Photo Coverage: West End Casts Perform at PRIDE IN LONDON 2015
Posted: Jun. 28, 2015


BWW Sunday Exclusive Pride Special: Playwright Jonathan Tolins on Friday's Historic Ruling- 'Theater Definitely Played an Important Role in What Happened'Exclusive: Playwright Jonathan Tolins on Friday's Historic Ruling
Posted: Jun. 28, 2015


2015 Jimmy Award Winners Announced!2015 Jimmy Award Winners Announced!
Posted: Jun. 29, 2015


Billy Porter, Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert & More Set for Logo's LGBT Pride Televised Event TonightBilly Porter, Tituss Burgess & More Set for Logo's LGBT Pride TV Event Tonight
Posted: Jun. 27, 2015


Andre De Shields, Haven Burton, Lillias White & More Will Lead Broadway-Bound Musical GOTTA DANCE in ChicagoAndre De Shields, Haven Burton, Lillias White & More Will Lead GOTTA DANCE
Posted: Jun. 29, 2015


VIDEO: Music Video for FINDING NEVERLAND's 'When Your Feet Don't Touch the Ground'VIDEO: 'NEVERLAND's Matthew Morrison's 'When Your Feet Don't Touch the Ground'
Posted: Jun. 30, 2015


STAGE TUBE: 'Hate is Strong, But Love is Stronger' - Tyne Daly Speaks to IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU AudienceSTAGE TUBE: Tyne Daly Speaks to IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Audience
Posted: Jun. 28, 2015


KINKY BOOTS Opens in Toronto Tonight, Starring Alan Mingo Jr.KINKY BOOTS Opens in Toronto Tonight, Starring Alan Mingo Jr.
Posted: Jun. 28, 2015


All We Ever Wanted! Meet the Starry Cast of Stephen Schwartz's THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Concert ReadingMeet the Starry Cast of Stephen Schwartz's PRINCE OF EGYPT Concert Reading
Posted: Jun. 27, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: YouTube Star Michael Buckley Gives Sex Tips to Broadway Characters!Exclusive: YouTube Star Michael Buckley Gives Sex Tips to Broadway Characters!
Posted: Jun. 29, 2015


Sara Bareilles Previews Two WAITRESS Songs!Sara Bareilles Previews Two WAITRESS Songs!
Posted: Jun. 28, 2015


VIDEO: Beth Malone Speaks on Marriage Equality After FUN HOME PerformanceVIDEO: Beth Malone Speaks on Marriage Equality After FUN HOME Performance
Posted: Jun. 27, 2015


VIDEO: Ariana Grande Performs Houston/Madonna Mash-up at NYC's GAY PRIDEVIDEO: Ariana Grande Performs Houston/Madonna Mash-up at NYC's GAY PRIDE
Posted: Jun. 29, 2015


Capital Stage Presents BLACK GIRL BLUES Capital Stage Presents BLACK GIRL BLUES
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

Capital Stage presents a special two-show engagement of 3: BLACK GIRL BLUES by local playwright/director/actor and frequent Capital Stage collaborator Anthony D'Juan. (more...)
'Today's Arts in Review' Features Theatre Factory Studio's MARRIAGE PROPOSAL 'Today's Arts in Review' Features Theatre Factory Studio's MARRIAGE PROPOSAL
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

Yesterday, July 3, Arts in Review welcomed TheatreFactoryStudio's artistic director Elena Vannoni and actor Tony Gatto, discussing their staging of Anton Chekhov's The Marriage Proposal. (more...)
Open Book Theatre Company Announces Upcoming Summer Production and Next Season Open Book Theatre Company Announces Upcoming Summer Production and Next Season
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

On the heals of their Wilde Award nominated first season Open Book Theatre Company is pleased to announce their upcoming productions. Expanding on their initial success, they will offer a family show at a new outdoor amphitheater in Southgate and a 5 show second season. (more...)
Drayton Festival Theatre Presents Nostalgic Family Comedy, HILDA'S YARD Drayton Festival Theatre Presents Nostalgic Family Comedy, HILDA'S YARD
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

The summer of laughs continues at the Drayton Festival Theatre with an uplifting comedy that's sure to keep audiences in stitches with its nostalgic look back at a seemingly simpler time. Canadian playwright Norm Foster delves into the comedic complexities of family dynamics in the 1950s with Hilda's Yard on stage now through July 18th as part of the theatre's acclaimed 25th Anniversary Season. (more...)
CRT Presents XANADU CRT Presents XANADU
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

Connecticut Repertory Theatre completes its 2015 Nutmeg Summer Series with the musical comedy Xanadu. Directed by CRT's Artistic Director, Vincent J. Cardinal and choreographed by Cassie Abate, Xanadu tells the story of a muse named Clio who travels to 1980's Venice Beach, California disguised as a mortal to inspire chalk artist and beach boy Sonny Malone. Clio faces the jealousy of her two sisters, Melpomene and Calliope, the wrath of her father Zeus, and the struggles of fitting in as a mortal as she and Danny fight for their dream to open a roller disco with awesome mirror balls. (more...)
Theatre in the Park Summer Season Continues with THE SECRET GARDEN Theatre in the Park Summer Season Continues with THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

An outdoor park setting is the perfect place for the enchanting and moving musical "SECRET GARDEN," which takes the Theatre in the Park stage Friday, July 3 and continuing through Sunday, July 5, and the following week Wednesday, July 8 through Saturday, July 11. (more...)
Northern Broadsides to Tour THE WINTER'S TALE Northern Broadsides to Tour THE WINTER'S TALE
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

Following the critical success earlier in the year with their production of King Lear, the acclaimed Yorkshire theatre company Northern Broadsides will return to the works of Shakespeare this autumn with a daringly theatrical and heartbreakingly human new staging of his tale of reconciliation, love and forgiveness - The Winter's Tale. (more...)
BWW's On This Day - July 4, 2015
by on July 04, 2015

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on July 4 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)
BWW Reviews: ALL AMERICAN GIRL - A Mistitled Anti-American Rally I Wanted to Unsee BWW Reviews: ALL AMERICAN GIRL - A Mistitled Anti-American Rally I Wanted to Unsee
by Gil Kaan on July 04, 2015

Playwright Wendy Graf totally deceives in naming her world premiere All American Girl. A much more appropriate and honest title would have been Anti-American Girl. All should run from this as fast as the main character did after she planted both bombs. (more...)
BWW Reviews: MOCU-MOCU: A Modern Spin on Japanese Cuisine BWW Reviews: MOCU-MOCU: A Modern Spin on Japanese Cuisine
by Barry Busby on July 04, 2015

Mocu-Mocu brings modern flare to traditional Japanese cuisine and adds mouth-watering nuance to Hells Kitchen's culinary scene. Located on 51st and Tenth Avenue, Mocu-Mocu definitely has a lot to offer the eclectic movers and shakers of New York City. (more...)
ELF THE MUSICAL to Host Gala Night to Support Alzheimer's Society, Nov 5 ELF THE MUSICAL to Host Gala Night to Support Alzheimer's Society, Nov 5
by BWW News Desk on July 03, 2015

Michael Rose and U-Live, the producers of Elf The Musical, will be donating all ticket sales at the Gala Opening Night at the Dominion Theatre on Thursday 5 November to Alzheimer's Society. The London premiere of ELF will star Ben Forster, Kimberley Walsh, Joe McGann and Jessica Martin and will play a strictly limited 10-week season at the Dominion Theatre from 24 October 2015 to 2 January 2016. (more...)
Southwark's IN THE HEIGHTS Headed to London Southwark's IN THE HEIGHTS Headed to London
by BWW News Desk on July 03, 2015

WhatsOnStage has confirmed that Southwark Playhouse's IN THE HEIGHTS will transfer to London. No word yet on dates or a venue, but BroadwayWorld will bring you the news as soon as we have the official details!  (more...)
Toronto's KINKY BOOTS, Starring Alan Mingo Jr., Extends Into November Toronto's KINKY BOOTS, Starring Alan Mingo Jr., Extends Into November
by BWW News Desk on July 03, 2015

The Toronto Star writes that the Canadian premiere of the Tony Award-winning KINKY BOOTS, which opened June 28 at the Royal Alexandra Theatre, has been extended through November 8, 2015. Tickets for the added six weeks of performances go on sale July 6. (more...)
Official: Rufus Hound and More Join THE WARS OF THE ROSES at Rose Theatre, Kingston Official: Rufus Hound and More Join THE WARS OF THE ROSES at Rose Theatre, Kingston
by BWW News Desk on July 03, 2015

It's official! Joining previously announced Joely Richardson, Robert Sheehan and Kare Conradi in THE WARS OF THE ROSES at Rose Theatre, Kingston are: Rufus Hound (Bedford & Bolingbroke), Jack Cade (Rivers), Oliver Cotton (Winchester, Clifford, Hastings), Laurence Spellman (Young Clifford, Richmond), Alex Waldmann (Henry VI, Tyrrell), Susan Tracy (Margery Jourdain, Duchess of York). (more...)
Houston Symphony Offers STAR-SPANGLED SALUTE Tonight Houston Symphony Offers STAR-SPANGLED SALUTE Tonight
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

The Houston Symphony will continue its tradition of helping Houstonians celebrate Independence Day at Miller Outdoor Theatre with its Star-Spangled Salute concert at 8:30 p.m. tonight, July 4. The celebration, which will feature patriotic cannons and a thrilling fireworks display, will be directed by Steven Reineke, Principal POPS Conductor Designate. (more...)
KURIOS from Cirque du Soleil Presents Fireworks Spectacular Tonight at Dodger Stadium KURIOS from Cirque du Soleil Presents Fireworks Spectacular Tonight at Dodger Stadium
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

The Los Angeles Dodgers will open a 10-game homestand with a bang tonight, July 4, against the New York Mets. (more...)
Carrollwood Players Present AMERICAN SONGBOOK Patriotic Musical Revue This Weekend Carrollwood Players Present AMERICAN SONGBOOK Patriotic Musical Revue This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

Carrollwood Players Theatre will present the rousing red, white and blue patriotic revue, AMERICAN SONGBOOK, today, July 4th at 3 pm and tomorrow, July 5th at 3 pm in the new CWP Black Box Performance Space at Carrollwood Players, 4333 Gunn Highway, Tampa, FL, 33618.  (more...)
54 SINGS 1776 Set for 54 Below This Weekend 54 SINGS 1776 Set for 54 Below This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, celebrates the July 4th weekend with '54 Sings 1776,' a celebration of the music from Broadway's Tony Award-winning Independence Day musical by Sherman Edwards. '54 Sings 1776' returns to 54 Below, for its second smash year, for four performances only: Sat. July 4 at 7PM and 9:30PM, and Sun. July 5 at 7PM and 9:30PM.  To make a reservation, visit www.54below.com. Cover charge is $40-50. $25 food & beverage minimum.  (more...)
KC and The Sunshine Band Join PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH Tonight KC and The Sunshine Band Join PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH Tonight
by TV News Desk on July 04, 2015

Just announced, household-name 70s dance group, KC and The Sunshine Band, will help to celebrate America's 239th birthday by performing their top-selling, multi-platinum dance hits like '(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty,' 'Get Down Tonight,' 'That's The Way (I Like It)' and more as part of A CAPITOL FOURTH, broadcast LIVE on PBS from the U.S. Capitol tonight, July 4, 2015 from 8 to 9:30 p.m. ET. (more...)
Pacific Symphony Launches Summer Festival 2015 with Journey-Themed Fourth of July Celebration Pacific Symphony Launches Summer Festival 2015 with Journey-Themed Fourth of July Celebration
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

Pacific Symphony launches Summer Festival 2015 with a rollicking, high-energy Fourth of July celebration featuring the ever-popular tunes of Journey, brought to life by the tribute band, Faithfully. (more...)





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