FUN HOME Opening Night Coverage, Outer Critics Circle Nominations, and more!

Check out photo coverage from Fun Home‘s opening night last night on TheaterMania.com, Playbill.com, Broadway.com, and BroadwayWorld.com!

The Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations were announced! The Audience, A Christmas Memory, City of Conversation, Doctor Zhivago, The King and I, and The Nether all received nominations. Congratulations to the companies of all six shows! Check out more specifics on our post about the awards HERE!

Bailey Ryon will teach a musical theatre workshop with A Class Act NY on May 16 in Syracuse, NY! Get more information HERE.

Graham Montgomery (Kinky Boots) now has a Facebook page! Check it out HERE, and make sure to like it! His website is also on the way, so keep an eye out for it by following him on Facebook!

 

Check out video highlights from Doctor Zhivago below! And you can see the original article on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home!

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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

Past Ivankas to Perform at ONCE Goodbye Concert, Eden Duncan-Smith Article, and more!

Many past Ivankas from Once will perform at the Once goodbye concert at the Highline Ballroom tomorrow night! Get more information HERE!

Check out this interview with Eden Duncan-Smith (The Lion King, “Annie”) on MommyNoire.com about school and her audition for “Annie”!

 

Check out this Playbill.com article about the “Into the Woods” and “Annie” movie musicals!

Take a look at Eliza Holland Madore‘s (Matilda, Once) pictures from the closing night of Once!

 

K’Lynn Jackman (The Lion King) now has a website! Check it out here: http://www.KLynnJackman.com/

And here are pictures from the kids of Once, Matilda, Pippin, and A Christmas Memory!

 


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Sawyer Nunes on “Madam Secretary,” PIPPIN, ONCE, and A CHRISTMAS MEMORY Close, and more!

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Sawyer Nunes (Matilda) appears in the episode of “Madam Secretary” airing tonight at 8:00 pm on CBS! Check it out!

Congratulations to the companies of Pippin, Once, and A Christmas Memory, all of which had their closing performances today, on great runs! We wish you all the best for the future!

Check out pictures of Olivia Chun (The King and I) at a performance:

 

 

And check out pictures from the Once closing night party and from backstage at the show:

 

 

Finally, here are pictures and videos from the kids of The King and I, The Lion King, Soul Doctor, Pippin, Les Miserables, and Matilda!

 

 

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Sydney Lucas on Stars on the Rise List, New Year’s Week Performance Schedule, and more!

Congratulations to Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), who was on Entertainment Weekly’s 25 Stars on the Rise in 2015 list! Check out the full list HERE.

Most Broadway and Off-Broadway shows have altered performance schedules this week due to New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. If you’re planning to go see a show, make sure to check out our Performance Schedules page to see this week’s special schedule!

Pippin, Once, A Christmas Memory, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular are all in their final week! Make sure to check them out before they close!

Tune in tonight at 10:00pm to hear K’Lynn Jackman‘s (The Lion King) interview at the Fashion In The Fast Lane – Fashion Accelerated Show!

Hayden Wall (Soul Doctor) was featured in a New York Times article! Read it here: “At 90, Still a Bastion for Broadway Performers”

DVDs and Blu-rays of the new Into the Woods movie (featuring Lilla Crawford of Annie and Billy Elliot) are now available for pre-order! Their official release date will be in 2015! Check out the article on BroadwayWorld.com.

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron have confirmed that they will bring Pippin to the big screen next! Check out the full article on BroadwayWorld.com!

Mckayla Twiggs (Les Miserables) has posted her Les Miserables performance dates for the end of January! Take a look HERE.

Jake Evan Schwencke (Billy Elliot) was featured in a Weight Watchers commercial! Check it out below:

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Matilda!

Sofia Roma Rubino’s Birthday, ANNIE Movie Release, and more!

Sofia Roma Rubino

First, we want to wish Sofia Roma Rubino (Matilda) a very happy birthday!

The Annie movie is now out in theaters! Please go check out Taylor Richardson (Annie, A Christmas Memory), Eden Duncan-Smith (The Lion King), and birthday girl Sofia Roma Rubino (Matilda)!

Production photos from A Christmas Memory are now on the Irish Rep. Theatre’s FB fan page!

Official video from the Matilda kids singing the National Anthem is now available. Watch below!

Skeleton Twins (featuring Fun Home‘s Sydney Lucas) is now available on DVD. Purchase it at Amazon!

Pictures from the Sound of Music LIVE 54 Below concert are now available on BroadwayWorld.com and Playbill.com! Take a look.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Matilda, and A Christmas Memory!


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Golden Globe Nominations, INTO THE WOODS Movie Clip, and lots more!

Congratulations to all the movies announced as Golden Globe nominees! Special shout-outs to Into the Woods, featuring Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot); Grand Budapest Hotel, featuring Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot); and St. Vincent, featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King). Check out the full list of nominations HERE!

Check out an exclusive clip from the upcoming Into the Woods movie–“No One Is Alone,” featuring Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot)!

Check out this video of Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda) performing “My Voice”!

And here’s a video from the Broadway Matildas (Tori Feinstein, Eliza Holland Madore, Brooklyn Shuck, and Fina Strazza) giving a shout-out to the New Hampshire Shubert Theater on its 100th Anniversary! The Shubert will be one location on the upcoming tour of Matilda.

Check out Sydney Lucas and other Fun Home cast members giving a special preview performance at Joe’s Pub! Read the article on it HERE, and check out a video below!

Click HERE to watch Nickelodeon’s newest promo for their holiday specials, featuring the voices of Graham Montgomery (Kinky Boots) and Angeli Negron (Les Miserables)!

Make sure to check out our page for A Christmas Memory–review quotes have been added! Read them HERE!

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, the Annie movie, The Sound of Music LIVE, and Matilda!


PETER PAN LIVE Online, Broadway Kids in “Tappy Holidays”, and more!

Jake Lucas The full version of Peter Pan Live is now online! Take a look at Hulu down below. We also find a great article from NJ.com featuring John Allyn. Read it HERE!

Many kids from Broadway appear in Christopher Rice’s latest video “Tappy Holidays”, which you can watch below! Be sure to watch the behind-the-scenes footage as well!

Congratulations the Matilda which recouped its initial investment!

Playbill.com went backstage at opening night of A Christmas Memory and took some great pictures! Check out the gallery HERE.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King and Matilda!

K’Lynn Jackman (The Lion King) at a photoshoot

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SOUL DOCTOR Previews, PETER PAN LIVE Media, and more!

Tonight, Soul Doctor begins previews Off-Broadway. Break a leg everyone!

Lots of Peter Pan LIVE news today! BroadwayWorld.com posted pictures from their Macy’s Thanksgiving Day performance. Additionally, you can pre-order the soundtrack at BroadwayRecords.com. Jake Lucas was highlighted by the DailyJournalOnline.com for his role in Peter Pan LIVE and you can read that article HERE. And lastly, if you missed the “Making of Peter Pan LIVE” special, you can watch it below via Hulu!

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, A Christmas Memory, and The King and I!

New headshots from Ethan Halford Holder (The King and I)