August 7, 2019 at 9:02 am #1203014082
Dominik Tiefenthaler will take over for Ben Miles in The Lehman Trilogy until the end of its run. http://www.playbill.com/article/dominik-tiefenthaler-replaces-ben-miles-in-londons-the-lehman-trilogyAugust 8, 2019 at 7:10 pm #1203016558
Andrew Boyer will succeed Shaun Prendergast as Old Joe in the West End production of Waitress beginning on August 12. http://www.playbill.com/article/andrew-boyer-will-join-cast-of-londons-waitressAugust 11, 2019 at 9:24 am #1203019405
Austin Pendleton will extend his run in Life Sucks for an additional week until August 18. Several new cast members will be joining the show on August 20, including Jed Diamond, Andrew Hovelson, Michael Broadhurst, and Jenny Strassburg. http://www.playbill.com/article/tony-nominee-austin-pendleton-extends-in-life-sucks-off-broadwayAugust 13, 2019 at 1:29 pm #1203022294
Joel Montague has replaced Matt Cardle as Mendel in the West End production of Falsettos. http://www.playbill.com/article/joel-montague-replaces-matt-cardle-in-falsettos-at-londons-the-other-palaceAugust 14, 2019 at 8:15 am #1203023448
Some of the current cast of the national tour of Dear Evan Hansen will be joining the Broadway production on October 22nd. Which are Christiane Noll as Cynthia Murphy, Jared Goldsmith as Jared Kleinman, and Phoebe Koyabe as Alana Beck. Meanwhile, Jessica Phillips will be joining the Broadway cast from the national tour as Heidi Hansen on November 26th.
https://www.broadway.com/buzz/196631/christiane-noll-jessica-phillips-dear-evan-hansen-tour-stars-will-reprise-turns-on-broadway/?fbclid=IwAR3yBwkv2VGlmpoTMP6Tl82DLb7I4ntWyWGVbtzzI2PWGiT3iGe0GdNdQhMAugust 15, 2019 at 6:33 pm #1203025755
The Circle Series will present a re-imagined take on The Philadelphia Story at the Circle in the Square Theatre on August 19. Casting will be announced the day of the show. http://www.playbill.com/article/re-imagined-take-on-the-philadelphia-story-to-receive-reading-at-circle-in-the-squareAugust 16, 2019 at 7:29 am #1203026302
Tony nominee Tony Yazbeck will be leading an industry reading of a new musical titled Valentino. Additional casting includes Alma Cuervo, Samantha Massell, Belinda Allyn, Judy McLane, Dana Costello, Kerstin Anderson, Clyde Alves, William Parry, Stuart Zagnit, Brandon Espinoza, and Michael Andreaus.
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Tony-Yazbeck-Will-Lead-Industry-Readings-of-New-Musical-VALENTINO-20190816August 19, 2019 at 9:21 am #1203030042
The Off-Broadway production of Jersey Boys will be welcoming two new additions to the cast tonight. They are CJ Pawlikowski as Bob Gaudio and Keith Hines as Nick Massi.
https://www.broadway.com/buzz/196665/keith-hines-cj-pawlikowski-join-the-cast-of-jersey-boys-off-broadway/August 20, 2019 at 11:29 am #1203031952
2007 American Idol winner Jordin Sparks will be returning to Broadway as the latest Jenna in Waitress from September 16th-October 27th.
I wonder who’s gonna end up closing out the run.August 20, 2019 at 6:05 pm #1203032584
YouTube star and 2018 Strictly Come Dancing finalist Joe Sugg will succeed Blake Harrison as Ogie in the West End production of Waitress beginning on September 9. http://www.playbill.com/article/youtube-star-joe-sugg-will-join-london-company-of-waitressAugust 21, 2019 at 7:20 am #1203033188
Clinton Greenspan and Major Attaway will both be leaving the national tour of Aladdin to join the Broadway production as Aladdin and Genie respectively. Greenspan will begin on September 13th while Attaway will follow on September 23rd.
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Major-Attaway-and-Clinton-Greenspan-Join-Broadway-Company-of-ALADDIN-Plus-New-Tour-Casting-Announced-20190821?fbclid=IwAR12miAsfQP2reY9gnVbsX6wWgAoK740QTCYDMpr0DD4mJlGI6YfEdXkeWUAugust 21, 2019 at 8:13 am #1203033295
Tony nominee Gideon Glick will be covering for Jonathan Groff as Seymour in the Michael Mayer-helmed off-Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors. Groff has a scheduled two-week absence during November, presumably for Frozen 2 publicity duties. The absence happens to be during the period I will be in NY. But I’m not bitter.August 23, 2019 at 9:28 am #1203036253
Three new principals will be joining the Broadway cast of The Phantom of the Opera this fall. John Riddle and Bradley Dean will both begin performances as Raoul and Monsieur André, respectively on September 11th. Meanwhile, Meghan Picerno will begin performances as Christine Daaé on October 14th.
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Breaking-Meghan-Picerno-John-Riddle-and-Bradley-Dean-Will-Join-THE-PHANTOM-OF-THE-OPERA-This-Fall-20190823August 23, 2019 at 9:41 am #1203036262
I saw Meghan Picerno in the tour of Love Never Dies. She has an amazing voice, even though that show was irredeemably dreadful.August 26, 2019 at 11:29 am #1203040652
Claybourne Elder has left the Gingold Theatrical Group revival of Caesar And Cleopatra due to a scheduling conflict, and will be replaced by Jeff Applegate. http://www.playbill.com/article/jeff-applegate-replaces-claybourne-elder-in-off-broadway-revival-of-caesar-and-cleopatra
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