Cinderella scores 3rd highest gross in Year 2

April 21, 2014 (Sam Rudy Media Relation)-The Rodgers and Hammerstein Musical Cinderella continues to prove it has legs to carry those glass slippers: for the week ending April 20, the musical  had its third highest-grossing week ever, with a total of $1,412,944,...

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Bullets Over Broadway Opening Night

The Broadway Channel was at the  Opening Night celebration of the musical comedy Bullets Over Broadway written by Woody Allen . See interviews from: Barbara Walters, Jason Danieley, Dianne Weist, Woody Allen, Susan Stroman, Lenny Wolpe, Zach Braff, Vincent Pastore, Karen Ziemba, Brooks Ashmanskas, Nick Cordero, Betsy Wolfe, Marin Mazzie, Helene Yorke.


Thursday Matinee Launch

The Broadway Channel joined the cast member of Cinderella, Mamma Mia! and The Phantom of the Opera as they launched Broadway's Thursday Matinee. See interviews from Jon Jorgenson, Lauren Sambataro, Jeremy Hays, Mary Michael Petterson, Joe Carroll, and Carly Rae Jepson.


Due to Popular Demand and Critical Response Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill Extends Limited Engagement

April 14, 2014 (Jeffrey Richards)-As a result of strong critical response and public demand Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill, Lanie Robertson's play with music, starring Audra McDonald, announces that the production will be extending its limited engagement at the Circle in the Square Theatre.

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The Realistic Joneses Opening Night

The Broadway Channel was at the Opening Night celebration of Broadway's new production of The Realistic Joneses. See interviews from Jeffrey Tambor, Santino Fontana, Joan Rivers, Kate Pierson, Sophie Okonedo, Laura Osnes, Ben Feldman, Sherie Renee Scott, Amir Arison, Will Eno, Sam Gold, Kathy Najimy, Eric Bogosian, Toni Colette, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts, and Marisa Tomei

 

A Raisin in the Sun Opening Night

The celebrities were on hand for the red carpet premiere of Lorraine Hansberry's production, A Raisin in the Sun. The Broadway Channel interviewed the stars and cast such as: Woodie King Jr., Paul Dano, Ashanti, David Cromer, Sean Patrick Thomas, Kenny Leon, Sophie Okonedo, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Steven McKinley Henderson, Bryce Clyde Jenkins, Anika Noni Rose and Denzel Washington.


IF/THEN Opening Night

The Broadway Channel was on hand for the celebratory Opening Night If/Then. See interviews from Brian d'Arcy James, George C. Wolfe, Stephen Schwartz, Mario Cantone, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Michael Greif, Brian Yorkey, Tom Kitt, Jerry Dixon, Jerry Dixon, Anthony Rapp, LaChanze, John Snyker and Idina Menzel


Cinderella's Fran Drescher Interview

TV and film star Fran Drescher talks about making her Broadway debut in Rodgers and Hammerstein's beloved fairytale, Cinderella.

 

Les Miserables Opening Night

The Broadway Channel was at the premiere of Cameron Macktintosh's new production of Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schonberg's Tony Award-winning musical Les Miserables. See interviews by Meredith Viera, Norm Lewis, Colm Wilkinson, Sierra Boggess, Cameron Mackintosh, Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg, Cliff Saunders, Ramin Karimloo, Will Swenson, Caissie Levy, Nikki M. James, Andy Mientus, Samantha Hill, Cliff Saunders, and Keala Settle.


Disney Aladdin's Opening Night

Disney Theatrical Producton's Aladdin celebrated their opening night on Broadway and The Broadway Channel was in the middle of it all. See interviews by Chad Beguelin, Josh Strickland, Alan Menken, Andy Mientus, Joel Grey, Harvey Fierstein, Gabriel Ebert, Casey Nicholaw, Patrick Page, James Monroe Iglehart, Jonathan Freeman, Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed.

 

Rocky Opening Night

The Broadway Channel caught all the action at the star-studded red carpet premiere for Rocky. See interviews with Sylvester Stallone, Whoopi Goldberg, Montego Glover, Bobby and Kristen Lopez, Orfeh, Andy Karl, Margo Seibert, Terence Archie, Dakin Matthews, and Alex Timbers.

 

Once wins two 2014 Oliviers, now boasts 24 Major awards across the World

New York, NY, April 14, 2014 (BBB Blog)-The London production of the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical "Once" has received two Olivier Awards. The hit musical has now amassed 50 award nominations and 24 awards from around the world.

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Of Mice and Men Press Junket

Take a first look as The Broadway Channel was on hand at the press conference with the cast of the Broadway Revival of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men: James Franco, Chris O'Dowd, and Leighton Meester moderated by Tony Award-winning director Anna D. Shapiro.

 

Disney's Aladdin Press Junket

The Broadway Channel was on hand for an intimate conversation with the stars and creative team of Disney's Aladdin. See interviews with Chad Beguelin, Jonathan Freemen, James Monroe, Casey Nicholaw, Courtney Reed and Adam Jacobs.

 

The Realistic Joneses Press Junket

Take a first look as The Broadway Channel met with the cast and creative team of the new American play, The Realistic Joneses. Interviews features are Sam Gold, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts, Marisa Tomei, Tony Collette, and Will Eno.

 

Les Miserables Press Junket

Meet the cast of Cameron Mackintosh's new production of Boublil & Schonberg's Legendary Musical Les Miserables. See interviews from Cassie Levy, Nikki Long, Andy Mientus, Kyle Scatliffe, Keala Settle, Cliff Saunders, Will Swenson and Ramin Karimloo.

 

Tony Honors for Excellence will be Presented to Joe Benicasa, Joan Marcus, and Charlotte Wilcox

NEW YORK, April 8 (Playbill.com) -- The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced April 9 that this year's recipients of the 2014 Tony Honors for Excellence in the theatre are Actors Fund President Joe Benincasa, Broadway Photographer Joan Marcus, and general manager Charlotte Wilcox.

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Bullets Over Broadway Press Rehearsal

The Broadway Channel was on hand at the sneak peek rehearsal event for the anticipated world premiere of Woody Allen’s new musical BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award® winner Susan Stroman. The production stars Zach Braff, Marin Mazzie, Karen Ziemba, Brooks Ashmanskas, Nick Cordero, Vincent Pastore, Betsy Wolfe, Lenny Wolpe, and Helene Yorke.



Hedwig and the Angry Inch Press Junket

The Broadway Channel took a sneak peek at the rehearsal for Hedwig and the Angry Inch starring Neil Patrick Harris. Other stars interviewed were Lena Hall, Stephen Trask, Michael Mayer and producer David Binder.



A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder Opening Night

Broadway's red carpet was all glamour at the opening night for A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder. See the interview with Kathleen Turner, Katie Finneran, Laura Benanti, David Hyde Pierce, Nathan Lane, Alison Fraser, Terrence McNally, Caissie Levy, Darko Tresnjak, Robert L. Freeman, Steven Lutvak and the cast of the show.
 

Mamma Mia! 5,000 Performance Celebration Event

The Broadway Channel caught up on all the excitement at Mamma Mia!'s 5,000th celebration performance and party. See the interviews with Kate Spade, Frank Amato Jr., Laurie Veldheer, Aaron Lazar, Lauren Cohn, Felicia Finley, Judy McLane, and Judy Craymer.

 

AFTER MIDNIGHT OPENING NIGHT

The Broadway Channel was at the red carpet premier of AFTER MIDNIGHT. See the interviews with Dulé Hill, Isabel Toledo, Wynton Marsalis, Candy Spelling, Norm Lewis, Tommy Tune, K.D. Lang, Condola Rashad, Warren Carlyle, Julius "iGlide" Chisolm,and Desmond Richardson.   

Roundabout Theatre's Season Kick Off Event

The Broadway Channel was at the season kick off event for the Roundabout Theatre. See the interviews with Roger Rees, Michael Cumpsty, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Alessandro Nivola for The Winslow Boy and Joshua Harmon & Tracee Chimo for Bad Jews.     

Motown Opening Night

The opening night of the highly anticipated Motown the Musical is here and The Broadway Channel caught up with all the red carpet stars. See the interviews with Vanessa Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr, Sting, Debbie Allen, LMFAO RedFoo & SkyBlu, Smoky Robinson, Diana Ross, Berry Gordy, Revrend Jesse Jackson and the entire cast including Charl Brown, Valisia Lekae and many more.     

Pippin Opening Night

The Broadway Channel was on hand for the opening night of Pippin. See the interviews with Victor Garber, Ben Vereen, Matthew James Thomas, Patina Miller, Director Diane Paulus,, Choreographer Chet Walker, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d'Amboise and many more.  

2013 Tony Awards

The Broadway Channel was at the 2013 Tony Awards. See the interviews with Billy Porter, Gabriel Ebert, Tracy Letts, Cicely Tyson, Andrea Martin, Courtney B Vance, Judith Light, Patina Miller, Sigourney Weaver, Andrew Rannells, Cuba Gooding Jr and many more.