March 22, 2019 at 11:46 am #1202825942
Carrie Coon, Scott Lowell, Paul Sparks, Eddie Cahill, Aasif Mandvi, Crista Moore, Marin Ireland, Guillermo Diaz and Robert Picardo have joined the guest star lineup for Nassim. http://www.playbill.com/article/carrie-coon-guillermo-diaz-marin-ireland-more-join-the-lineup-for-off-broadways-nassimMarch 22, 2019 at 12:02 pm #1202825969
Faye Tozer will join the cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie as Miss Hedge from May 6-August 3. http://www.playbill.com/article/steps-faye-tozer-to-join-everybodys-talking-about-jamie-in-the-west-endMarch 26, 2019 at 5:12 pm #1202830519
Several more new cast members for Tina–The Tina Turner Musical have been announced. http://www.playbill.com/article/see-whos-joining-alice-by-hearts-nkeki-obi-melekwe-in-londons-tinathe-tina-turner-musicalMarch 27, 2019 at 8:47 am #1202831142
As Danny Burstein will be finishing up his run in the Broadway revival of My Fair Lady next month, Tony nominee Alexander Gemignani will be taking over for him as Alfred P. Doolittle on April 30th.
In other words, he’ll be playing Laura Benanti’s father despite only being 12 days older than her.March 27, 2019 at 3:21 pm #1202831515
A private reading of a new play by Erik Champney titled Sparkler is set to take place this Friday. The cast includes Erich Bergen, Alan Cumming, Garrett Clayton, and Christy Altomare.
http://www.playbill.com/article/alan-cumming-garrett-clayton-erich-bergen-christy-altomare-to-lead-reading-of-new-play-sparklerMarch 27, 2019 at 7:06 pm #1202831719
Broadway.com did a Fresh Face profile on Aladdin star Ainsley Melham. https://www.broadway.com/buzz/195283/aladdins-ainsley-melham-on-being-a-superstar-for-kids-his-aussie-upbringing-more/March 29, 2019 at 11:58 am #1202833638
York Theatre Company will present a one-night only concert version of the musical I Do! I Do! on April 8. Casting includes the show’s own lyricist Tom Jones as well as Tony nominee Brad Oscar, Samantha Bruce, Lewis Cleale, Daniel J. Edwards, Nancy Ford, Gerry McIntyre, Janet Metz, Peter Saide and Lynne Wintersteller. http://www.playbill.com/article/brad-oscar-gerry-mcintyre-nancy-ford-more-will-star-in-yorks-i-do-i-do-concertMarch 31, 2019 at 8:51 am #1202835209
RuPaul’s Drag Race season 6 winner Bianca Del Rio will join the cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie as Loco Chanelle/Hugo from May 6-June 29. http://www.playbill.com/article/drag-race-star-bianca-del-rio-to-join-londons-everybodys-talking-about-jamieApril 1, 2019 at 9:24 pm #1202836815
Some more guest stars for Nassim include Patrick Page, Phillipa Soo and Peter Jacobson. http://www.playbill.com/article/phillipa-soo-patrick-page-and-more-join-nassim-off-broadwayApril 2, 2019 at 7:19 pm #1202837948
Broadway.com did an interview with two-time Olivier winner Joanna Riding about playing Sally Duran Plummer in the National Theatre production of Follies. https://www.broadway.com/buzz/195321/joanna-riding-on-stepping-into-londons-follies-and-her-strong-take-on-losing-my-mind/April 4, 2019 at 5:53 am #1202839583
Roundabout Theatre Company will present a one-night-only reading of Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur’s comedy Twentieth Century (which of course served as the basis for the 1978 Tony-winning musical, On the Twentieth Century). Returning from the 2004 revival are director Walter Bobbie and stars Alec Baldwin & Anne Heche.
Additional casting has just been announced. Dan Butler, Stephen DeRosa, and Julie Halston will be reuniting from the 2004 revival as well. New cast members include Henry Winkler and Paul Alexander Nolan.
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Breaking-Henry-Winkler-Julie-Halston-Paul-Alexander-Nolan-More-Join-TWENTIETH-CENTURY-20190404April 4, 2019 at 6:00 am #1202839599
Jeremy Jordan, Teal Wicks, Bobby Conte Thornton, and more are set to do a reading of a new musical titled In the Light, A Faustian Tale.
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Jeremy-Jordan-Teal-Wicks-and-Bobby-Conte-Thornton-Will-Lead-Reading-Of-New-Musical-IN-THE-LIGHT-20190404April 4, 2019 at 6:10 am #1202839608
They are really going to want to change the title of that show. It’s too close to Into the Light, one of the most famous fiascos in Broadway history.April 6, 2019 at 8:40 am #1202842201
Nassim has unveiled its final guest star roster up until its closing night on April 20, and some of them include Will Eno, Noah Galvan, Steven Boyer, Ashley Park, Jeremy Shamos, Lee Pace and Carla Gugino. http://www.playbill.com/article/ashley-park-lee-pace-will-eno-more-join-nassim-before-show-closes-off-broadwayApril 7, 2019 at 5:47 pm #1202843452
Katharine McPhee will play her final performance in the West End production of Waitress on June 15. http://www.playbill.com/article/katharine-mcphee-sets-final-date-in-londons-waitress
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