Dates Announced for This Year’s Easter Bonnet Competition!

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The 27th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition, produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, will be held on Monday, April 22 (4:30 PM) and Tuesday, April 23 (2 PM) at the Minskoff Theatre, home to the long-running musical Disney’s The Lion King. The Easter Bonnet Competition celebrates six weeks of intensive fundraising efforts by Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring […]

Rob McClure of Chaplin Awarded the Clive Barnes Foundation Award

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Rob McClure, star of Chaplin, received the Clive Barnes Foundation Award in Theater for his performance as Charlie Chaplin. Hosted by Michael Riedel, the third annual Clive Barnes Awards too place yesterday at The Walter Reade Theatre, Lincoln Center. The Clive Barnes Awards is a distinguished annual honor recognizing the work of young […]

Bring it On cuts run short– Will Close in December

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Bring It On: The Musical has set a new closing date. It will not play its final performance on December 30, 2012, instead of the previously announced January 20, 2013. At the time of its closing, Bring It On will have played 21 previews and 173 regular performances on Broadway. “We are extremely grateful for […]

Bring It On: The Musical to Release Original Broadway Cast Recording

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The Original Broadway Cast Recording of Bring It On: The Musical, produced by Ghostlight Records and available on Back Lot Music, will be released for digital download on iTunes beginning September 25, 2012 and in stores October 16, 2012. The cast of Bring It On recorded the album at MSR Studios in New […]

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA Announces Broadway Theatre, Dates and Additional Casting

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A new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella will arrive on Broadway this season with previews set for January 21, 2013 prior to Opening Night on February 21 at the Broadway Theatre. This season’s Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella, in fact, marks the Broadway premiere for the celebrated musical, which was written for television […]

Hip hip hooray! Bring It On: The Musical opens on Broadway

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‘The Last Smoker in America’ begins off Broadway Performances

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The raucous, irreverent, and unfiltered new Off-Broadway musical comedy The Last Smoker in America, with book and lyrics by Tony Award Nominee Bill Russell (Side Show) and music by Drama Desk Nominee Peter Melnick (Adrift in Macao), with direction by Tony Award winning producer and director Andy Sandberg (Hair; Gore Vidal’s The Best […]

Bring it On: The Musical is headed to Broadway

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Bring it On: The Musical, the explosive new musical comedy based on the movie of the same name, is headed to Broadway this summer, according to the New York Times. The show, directed and choreographed by Andy Blankenbuehler, will play the St. James Theatre for a limited engagement from July 12 through October […]

Easter Bonnet Competition Pulls in $3.6 Million for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

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The 26th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition raised $3,677,855, the result of six weeks of intensive fundraising for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by 51 Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies. The grand total was announced April 24 at this year’s Easter Bonnet, which ended in two shows featuring original presentations, songs, dances and 18 elaborate, […]

Audra McDonald and Eric McCormack amongst those to appear at 26th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition

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The 26th Annual East Bonnet Competition has announced its line-up of presenters, judges, and participants. The list includes a four-time Tony Award winner, eight Tony Award nominees and more than 200 of Broadway and off Broadway’s most talented performers. The event takes place on Monday, April 23 and Tuesday, April 24 at the […]