DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Opens, PAINTED ROCKS’ 1st Preview, and more!

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Tonight, Doctor Zhivago opens on Broadway! Ava-Riley, Jonah, Sophia, and Ashley – congratulations and happy opening!

The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek begins previews tonight at the Signature Theatre. Break a leg, Caleb! Rehearsal pictures from the production are now on the Signature Theatre Company FB fan page.

Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables) will play Matilda in the Matilda national tour! She is joined by Luke Kolbe Mannikus (Matilda) and Kaci Walfall (The Lion King) and many other talented kids! We will be covering the national tour of Matilda over at our sister site Kids on Tour. Please be sure to follow at kids-on-tour.net, the KOT FB page and KOT Twitter page.

We’ve added a bio for Gabriella Pizzolo and (amazing!) review quotes for Sydney Lucas, Zell Steel Morrow, and Oscar Williams over at our Fun Home page! We’ve also added review quotes to our Iowa page. Check it out!

Video highlights from Iowa and Fun Home are now online! Take a look at the video reels below:

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Sydney Lucas was interviewed on opening night of Fun Home by TheatreMania.com. Watch the video below!

Kolette Tetlow (Iowa) sang “I Am A Hawk” from Iowa for Playbill.com. Watch below!

BroadwayWorld.com was at the King and I Gypsy Robe ceremony right before opening night! Check out their pictures at BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are more pictures from the kids of New York Spring Spectacular and The King and I!


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BREAKING: Drama League Award Nominations!

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The nominations for the Drama League Awards have been announced! To view the full list, go to TheatreMania.com. We have the full list of nominees for our featured shows down below. Congratulations to all the nominees!

The Audience – 3
Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play
Distinguished Performance Award (2x)

City of Conversation – 1
Distinguished Performance Award

Doctor Zhivago – 1
Distinguished Performance Award

Finding Neverland – 3
Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical
Distinguished Performance Award (2x)

Fun Home – 3
Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical
Distinguished Performance Award (2x)

The King and I – 3
Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical
Distinguished Performance Award (2x)

Punk Rock – 1
Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play

BREAKING: Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations!

The Outer Critics Circle nominations were just announced! To view the full list, go to BroadwayWorld.com. To view the full list of nominations for our featured shows, take a look below. Congratulations to all the nominees! (*Note that Fun Home received Outer Critics nominations last year for its Off-Broadway run and is not eligible this year)

The Audience – 6
-Outstanding New Broadway Play
-Outstanding Director of a Play
-Outstanding Costume Design (Play or Musical)
-Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical)
-Outstanding Actress in a Play
-Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play

A Christmas Memory – 1
-Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical

City of Conversation – 2
-Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play
-Outstanding Actress in a Play

Doctor Zhivago – 1
-Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

The King and I – 5
-Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
-Outstanding Set Design (Play or Musical)
-Outstanding Costume Design (Play or Musical)
-Outstanding Actress in a Musical
-Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

The Nether – 1
-Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play

Interviews with Sydney Lucas, FINDING NEVERLAND Preview, and more!

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Even more interviews with Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) have surfaced in honor of the show opening tomorrow on Broadway. Take a look at the links below!

Sydney Lucas Lives Her Life-Long Dream
Sydney Lucas Talks About Fun Home

Finding Neverland released a special performance preview of their song “Believe” on YouTube. Watch below!

The cast recording for Liberty will be out on May 5th! Mark your calendars!

Taliyah Whitaker (brownsville song) appears in this commercial for Cocoa Pebbles with Bella Thorne and Shaq! Take a look!

 

 

And here are more pictures and videos from the kids of The King and I, Matilda, The Lion King, Doctor Zhivago, Finding Neverland, and Fun Home!

It was a great night! Glad I got to spend it with friends and family and my agent, Nancy Carson, who has supported and…

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Intermission dance break! #KingAndI #OpeningNight

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THE KING AND I and FINDING NEVERLAND Opening Night Coverage, and more!

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The King and I opened on Thursday! We have all the opening night coverage below. We’ll add more as it becomes available!

The King and I FB fan page
Video of opening night bows!
BroadwayWorld.com Photo Coverage
Broadway.com Photo Coverage
Playbill.com Photo Coverage
TheatreMania.com

Finding Neverland released a new video from their opening night! Watch below:

Fabi Aguirre‘s (Les Miserables) Telemundo interview is now online! Take a look at it below:

And here are more pictures from the kids of The King and I, Matilda, and The Audience!


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Thank you for all the birthday wishes! ❤️

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THE KING AND I Opening Night, Sadie Sink’s Birthday, and more!

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Happy opening to the cast of The King and I on Broadway! We are wishing all of you broken legs tonight!

Happy birthday to Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie)! We hope you had a great day!

There is a TON of press from the opening night of Finding Neverland last night! Check it all out below:


Photo Coverage on BroadwayWorld.com
Photo Coverage on Broadway.com
Photo Coverage on TheaterMania.com
Photo Coverage on Playbill.com

There is also press from the opening night of Iowa at Playwrights Horizons, featuring Kolette Tetlow! Check it out below:


Photo Coverage on Playbill.com
Photo Coverage on BroadwayWorld.com

Alison Bechdel, Jeanine Tesori, Lisa Kron, and Sydney Lucas of Fun Home will be on NPR today at 5:00 pm! Make sure to tune in!

And here are pictures from the kids of Iowa, The King and I, Once, Matilda, Finding Neverland, and The Audience!


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THE AUDIENCE Recoups, THE KING AND I Video Highlights, and more!

Sadie Sink Elizabeth Teeter Congratulations to The Audience, which has officially recouped! Go see the production before it closes in June.

The King and I now has video highlights! Watch it HERE.

Fun Home‘s new cast album will arrive in stores on May 19th. Pre-order it at PSClassics.com.

Amaya Braganza (The King and I) was featured on the King and I‘s FB/Twitter pages today. Take a look at the feature HERE.

And here are more pictures from the kids of Iowa, The King and I, Finding Neverland, The Lion King, and Matilda!


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Happy 2nd Birthday Matilda!!

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Happy opening #IowaPH!

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Sam Chuck’s Birthday, KINKY BOOTS Cast Change, and more!

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We want to wish a very happy birthday to Sam Chuck (Les Miserables)! We hope you had a great day!

Congratulations and happy trails to Griffin Reese, who just completed his run with Kinky Boots as Young Charlie! Also, welcome back to Graham Montgomery, who just rejoined the show!

Congratulations to the company of First Wives Club in Chicago on a great pre-Broadway run!

Check out photo coverage from Matilda‘s second anniversary event on BroadwayWorld.com!

Make sure to get your tickets for Cabaret for a Cause in New York City and Los Angeles–they’re going fast! Buy them HERE.

And here are pictures from the kids of Fun Home, Les Miserables, Kinky Boots, Annie, and The King and I!

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#tbt to when I was still in Vermont #missyouguys

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Beada Briglia’s Birthday, Rehearsal and Production Pictures, and more!

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We want to wish a happy birthday to Beada Briglia (Matilda)! We hope you had a great day.

Rehearsal and productions photos for a few of our featured shows were released today! View the links below to see production and rehearsal photos from Fun Home, The King and I, and The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek:

The Painted Rocks At Revolver Creek Rehearsal Photos
The King and I Production Photos
Fun Home Production Photo

And here are more pictures from the kids of Matilda, The Lion King, Les Miserables, Kinky Boots, Fun Home, and The King and I!


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I guess it's time for a selfie #selfie

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K’Lynn Jackman (The Lion King) celebrating Easter!

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Lucille Lortel Nominations Announced, Updated Cabaret for a Cause Lineups, and more!

The Lucille Lortel Awards Nominations were announced today! Congratulations to brownsville song (b-side for tray), City of Conversation, The Nether, The Library, Our Lady of Kibeho, and Punk Rock, all of which received nominations, as well as the other nominated productions. Special congratulations to Sophia Anne Caruso (The Sound of Music LIVE), who was nominated for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her performance in The Nether! You can check out the list of nominations of the productions we feature HERE, and the full list of all productions HERE.

Cabaret for a Cause has announced updated lineups for its upcoming NYC and LA performances. The NYC show will be on April 27th, 2015, and the LA show will be on June 1st, 2015. You can get tickets for both on CabaretForACause.us. Check out the lineups of performers below:

Congratulations to Jete Laurence (Number the Stars), who has booked a role on an upcoming TV series and gets to act alongside her dad!

Ashley Brooke, Sophia Gennusa (Matilda), Jonah Halperin (Matilda, Kinky Boots), and Ava-Riley Miles (Evita) of Doctor Zhivago were interviewed for an article–check it out on TheaterMania.com!

Congrats to Noah Unger (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), who will appear on “The Late Show with David Letterman” this week!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, The King and I, Fun Home, and Matilda!

AFTER A GREAT SHOW, I GET TO MEET THE AWESOME GUEST AND SIGN AUTOGRAPHS.WWW.KLYNNJACKMAN.COM

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A VIDEO AFTER A GREAT SHOW, I GET TO MEET THE AWESOME GUEST AND SIGN AUTOGRAPHS.WWW.KLYNNJACKMAN.COM

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Spring in Kentucky is beautiful! #tbt

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