CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Announces Cast Album and Rush Policy, ANNIE Celebrates 40th Anniversary, and more!

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has announced that they will record a cast album and that they will begin a policy for rush tickets! Get more details about both on TheaterMania.com.

Happy 40th Anniversary to Annie, which originally opened on Broadway on this day in 1977!

“Shadowhunters,” starring Broadway alum Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), has been renewed for its third season! Find out more on Deadline.com.

The casts of Kinky Boots, The Lion King, A Bronx Tale, and many other shows will perform at this year’s Easter Bonnet Competition! In addition, Waitress and Sunday in the Park with George will be among the shows honored in a bonnet parade. Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) featured in US Weekly!

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Sunday in the Park with George, Miss Saigon, Amelie, Anastasia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

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National Swing Day, FREAKY FRIDAY To Have World Premiere in Washington DC, and more!

National Swing Day

Happy National Swing Day to all of our past and present swings! We hope we managed to get almost everyone in the tags!

Freaky Friday will make its world premiere at the Signature Theatre in Washington, D.C.! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com! Casting is still TBA.

Cabaret for a Cause is coming to The Poconos in Pennsylvania! Get more information in the picture below:

Check out this PSA from Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) for Free2Luv, an anti-bullying campaign!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Lazarus, Les Miserables, Matilda, Fun Home, The King and I, andKinky Boots!


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Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations, Photo Coverage from CABARET FOR A CAUSE, and more!

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Congratulations to Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), who was nominated for a Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for Favorite Breakthrough Performance (Female)! A lot of our featured productions also received nominations–check out our list HERE and the full list of nominees on Broadway.com. Congrats to all!

Check out photo coverage from Cabaret for a Cause on Playbill.com!

We just found a video that Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) did for the Sonnet Project back in July! Check it out below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Kinky Boots, Iowa, Les Miserables, Matilda, Annie, The King and I, New York Spring Spectacular, and Fun Home!


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Interviews with Sydney Lucas, BroadwayWorld Award Voting, and more!

We found interviews with Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) from the Tony nominee reception. Watch below!

Congratulations to the Fun Home which has broken the house record for the Circle in the Square Garden’s box office!

Voting for the BroadwayWorld Award nominations have started! Go to BWW.com to cast your vote.

The teaser trailer for Peyton Ella‘s (The Sound of Music LIVE) new indie short “Bound” is now online! Take a look:

BOUND Teaser from Lexi St. John on Vimeo.

 

Kolette Tetlow (Iowa) played a game to promote the show on the Playwrights Horizons’ FB fan page! Watch below:

io…wh@t? Word Game#IowaPH cast members partner up to guess key words from the play. The challenge? No lines or songs from the script allowed. Oh, and they’ve gotta put a cork in it. Let the games begin!

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And here are more pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Fun Home, The King and I, Annie, New York Spring Spectacular, and Matilda!


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At one of my favorite places!!! (Matilda) 💙

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Mitchell Sink’s Birthday, GENERATIONS Opens, Tori Murray Will Play “Tina”, and more!

First we want to wish Mitchell Sink (Matilda) a happy birthday!

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Tonight, Generations opened Off-Broadway. Congratulations to the entire company! Additionally, the production has been extended through November 6th.

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A new Tina has been found! Tori Murray will play Tina in the NYC return of Ruthless! Congrtatulations, Tori! To win free tickets to Ruthless!, follow the Ruthless! Twitter account (@RuthlessMusical) tomorrow for a trivia game start at 12pm EST.

Want free cupcakes and a meet-and-greet with Nathaniel Cullors (Motown)? Head to Cake Boss Cafe on October 14th from 2-4pm. For more information, go to TimeOut.com.

Lucie Arnaz has joined the company of Pippin and Broadway.com was there to capture it! See Ashton Woerz and the rest of the Pippin gang welcome her at Broadway.com.

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