Beanie Feldstein to Leave FUNNY GIRL Early, INTO THE WOODS Opens, and More!
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Today’s top stories include Into The Woods, which opened last night, July 10, on Broadway! Check out the photos below and read all the comments!
Also, Beanie Feldstein is expected to leave Funny Girl sooner than expected. It will play its last performance on July 31. A replacement is expected to be announced today.
Learn more about these and other top stories below!
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In the woods opens
Photos: First Look at Patina Miller, Sara Bareilles and More in INTO THE WOODS on Broadway
by the BWW team
The star-studded Encores of downtown New York! The production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s beloved musical, Into the Woods, has officially opened on Broadway at the St. James Theatre. Check out photos of the cast in action!. (After…)
Review Roundup: INTO THE WOODS Opens on Broadway – What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Summary
The star-studded Encores of downtown New York! The production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s beloved musical, Into the Woods, has officially opened on Broadway at the St. James Theatre. Let’s see what critics had to say about the new revival.. (more…)
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Beanie Feldstein will leave Funny Girl on July 31
by BWW staff
Beanie Feldstein announced tonight that she will be leaving Funny Girl on Broadway on July 31, 2022. Feldstein was previously scheduled to exit the production with co-star Jane Lynch on September 25. (more…)
3 Broadway shows bow out
by the BWW team
On July 10, Broadway says goodbye to three Tony-nominated productions. Plaza Suite will end its run at the Hudson Theater after 35 previews and 110 regular performances; American Buffalo ends at Circle in the Square Theater after 27 previews and 101 regular performances; and Macbeth ends its run at the Longacre Theater after 19 previews and 80 regular performances.. (more…)
VIDEO: Rupert Holmes opens up about PROFESSOR NUTTY’s crazy journey
by Backstage with Richard Ridge
Things are about to get crazy in Maine! Ogunquit Playhouse presents the musical adaptation of the beloved cinematic comedy The Nutty Professor. Watch Holmes check in with it. (After…)
Photos: Step into the barking of Broadway with Bernadette Peters and more!
by Bruce Glikas
For the past 23 years, more than 2,000 cats and dogs have stolen Broadway’s limelight and the hearts of everyone who comes to Broadway Barks, who returned to Shubert Alley for the 24th annual dog adoption event and star cats, the first in-person event since 2018. Check out the photos from Inside Broadway Barks 2022!. (After…)
Watch the latest episode of Working in The Theater for an in-depth look into the world of COMPANY
by Grace Cutler
Director Marianne Elliott and cast, interviewed by Heather Hitchens, President and CEO of the American Theater Wing, share Company’s journey on Broadway.. (more…)
The Duplex Cabaret theater suffers slight damage following a fire
by the BWW team
The Duplex, New York’s famous cabaret and piano bar, recently reopened its cafe and piano bar following a fire and power outage last weekend. BroadwayWorld has just learned that the venue’s cabaret “has suffered a bit of damage”, but the owner hopes the space will reopen by the end of the month. (after…)
Call sheet of the day
Mister Miss America opens tonight on Broadway!
See you tomorrow early and early, BroadwayWorld!