DIANA returns to previews, and more!
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Diana officially returned to premieres Tuesday night, and BroadwayWorld was here! Check out all of our coverage below, including photos and video of the cast’s first reverences back on stage! In addition, check out the photos of Nkeki Obi-Melekwe’s first encore to Tina – The Tina Turner Musical.
Today’s Best Stories also include Greg Kinnear joining the Broadway cast of To Kill A Mockingbird, making his Broadway debut as Atticus Finch, and the cast announced for the world premiere of Black No More.
Learn more about these and more stories below!
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The best stories of the day
Producer Barry Diller today announced that Oscar® nominee and two-time Emmy Award® winner Greg Kinnear will make his Broadway debut as the iconic role of “Atticus Finch” in the Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird, the new play by Aaron Sorkin, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on the classic Harper Lee novel, starting January 5, 2022. Tony Award nominated and Emmy winner Jeff Daniels will take place on Sunday 2 January 2022 .. (Following…)
Corey Cott and his wife Meghan welcome their third son
by Stephi Wild
BroadwayWorld congratulates Broadway veteran Corey Cott, who took to Instagram to announce that he and his wife Meghan have welcomed their third child. (Following…)
BroadwayHD has unveiled an array of star-studded titles with classic musicals, concerts and spectacular theatrical performances. Kicking off the month on November 1 is the 1976 musical romantic drama film, A Star is Born, starring Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson. (Following…)
TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL from Broadway welcomed its new lead actress Nkeki Obi-Melekwe on the stage of the Lunt-Fontanne theater last night! Check out the photos of his first encore !. (Following…)
The New Group has announced that Ephraim Sykes (Tony Award nominated Ain’t Too Proud; Hamilton) will join the cast of the world premiere production of Black No More .. (Following…)
Diane is back!
DIANA, THE MUSICAL has officially started premieres at the Longacre Theater (220 West 48th Street), where it will open on Wednesday, November 17th.
BroadwayWorld was there for the first preview and you can check out the photos and video below!
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Tonight, The Visitor opens Off-Broadway at the Public Theater!
With heart, humor and lush new songs, Pulitzer Prize-winning and Tony-winning team Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey and Kwame Kwei-Armah present to audiences their earth-shattering new musical based on the acclaimed independent film, THE VISITOR by Thomas McCarthy. for its world premiere.
Widowed and living alone, Walter is a university professor whose life has lost all meaning. When Tarek, a spirited drummer, and Zainab, an iron-willed jewelry designer, step into his life under the most unexpected of circumstances, Walter is drawn into their struggle to stay in an America they have made their own. home, but tries to throw them out. Tony winner Daniel Sullivan directs this unforgettable new musical about friends and lovers caught between two worlds.
See you tomorrow morning and morning, BroadwayWorld!