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'Next!': the secretive world of casting directors

Up in his office on the sixth floor of the Palace theatre, in the heart of London's theatreland, Stephen Crockett is letting me in on a secretive …

Katie Rose Clarke Will Rejoin Broadway's WICKED as 'Glinda,' 4/23

Beginning performances on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, Katie Rose Clarke will return to the role of Glinda in the Broadway company of Wicked. Ms. Clarke …

The Stage Kiss That Brought Laura Osnes Real Life Romance on "Seth's Broadway Chatterbox"

"Seth's Broadway Chatterbox": Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Kate Wetherhead Talk "Submissions Only"

Seth's Broadway Chatterbox: "Chaplin" Cast Talks Auditions, Sings About Vegetables

Seth's Broadway Chatterbox: Ahrens and Flaherty Remember a Sondheim Blessing

Hytner's National Theatre: who should run it next?

The National Theatre's artistic director, Nicholas Hytner, announced his departure this week. After overseeing the NT's 50th birthday celebrations …

Sneak Peek of Adam Kantor Betsy Wolfe in Jason Robert Brown-Helmed THE LAST FIVE YEARS- Highlights!

Jason Robert Brown's contemporary musical The Last Five Years tells the emotionally powerful story of two twenty-something New Yorkers who dive head …

SEC Investigating REBECCA; Show Still Coming to Broadway This Year?

The drama surrounding Rebecca, the Broadway musical that was cancelled last Fall, continues to grow, as Bloomberg reports that the U.S. Securities …

Richard Griffiths obituary

Richard Griffiths, who has died aged 65 from complications following heart surgery, was a fine actor defined by his largeness of spirit, his comic …

Photo Coverage: ONCE Welcomes Ben Hope to the Cast!

ONCE's Steve Kazee, Cristin Milioti, Will Connolly and Elizabeth A. Davis, from the original cast, played their final performance today, March 24, …

Live Nation Nearing a Deal to Sell Broadway's Foxwoods Theatre

The Foxwoods Theatre, currently home to Broadway's SPIDER-MAN Turn Off the Dark, has gone by many names over the past few years- originally changing …

Jessie Mueller, John Treacy Egan and Conrad John Schuck Join Cast of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on 3/29

The producers of the hit musical comedy Nice Work If You Can Get It have just announced that Tony Award nominee Jessie Mueller, John Treacy Egan and …

Watch Kristin Chenoweth's Full DAMES OF BROADWAY PBS Special!

Live From Lincoln Center last night presented "Kristin Chenoweth: The Dames of Broadway...All of 'Em!!!", a specially conceived concert for Lincoln …

KINKY BOOTS ANNIE Earn Education Grants from Broadway League

The Broadway League has awarded coveted New York Education Grants to the Broadway productions of Annie by Martin Charnin, Charles Strouse and Thomas …

Photo Flash: First Look at MATILDA's Four Leading Ladies in Costume!

Winner of a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards including Best Musical, Matilda The Musicalis more than a show, it's a phenomenon. Based on the …

Why British critics don't get The Book of Mormon

The Book of Mormon, the much-applauded musical from the creators of South Park, officially opened in London last week – and like the grinning, …

Rupert Holmes' A TIME TO KILL to Open on Broadway in October 2013

According to an Equity casting notice, Daryl Roth and Eva Price are bringing Rupert Holmes' stage adaptation of John Grisham's novel A Time To Kill …

InDepth InterView Exclusive: Megan Hilty Talks IT HAPPENS ALL THE TIME Album, Plus SMASH, WICKED, LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN More

<b>Today we are talking to a divinely gifted triple-threat talent who made a name on the Great White Way with her starring parts in 9-TO-5 and WICKED</b> …

Audra McDonald to Play Aretha Franklin in Upcoming Biopic?

Audra McDonald as the 'Queen of Soul'? If a report in this morning's New York Daily News is correct, the five-time Tony Award winner may soon take on …

STAGE TO SCREEN: Broadway Stars in Prime Time Tonight - Wednesday, March 27, 2013!

<b>Here are some of the familiar Broadway faces appearing in prime time tonight (Wednesday, March 27, 2013)!</b><p><b>Ty Burrell</b> (2000's MACBETH) stars as a …

Regional Theater of the Week

BroadwayWorld.com, the largest theatre site on the Internet, is excited to announce a new feature to its comprehensive regional coverage - the …

GIGI Headed Back to Broadway, Aiming for 2014/15 in New Adaptation

Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's beloved musical Gigi will open on Broadway, possibly as soon as the 2014-2015 season, directed by Tony …

The Book of Mormon offers gospel lessons in social-media marketing

The news that The Book of Mormon set a record on Friday for the biggest single day in ticket sales in West End and Broadway history is probably less …

Hamlet – review

Hamlet always reflects the spirit of the age. Where the 1960s gave us a rush of politicised productions, today the emphasis – as in 2011's Young Vic …