While the “Call Me Maybe” songstress is best known for her international, record-breaking single, she’s making a name for herself on the Great White Way in the title role of Cinderella in the Rodgers + Hammerstein musical of the same name, currently playing at the Broadway Theatre.
Fran Drescher, star of "The Nanny," discusses her Broadway debut in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA.
Canadian Idol veteran Carly Rae Jepsen may seem unlikely choice to step right into a New York hit musical but she’s been working for it since childhood. She tells the Toronto Star's Richard Ouzounian how she was enthralled with musical theatre as a child and throughout her teens.
Carly Rae Jepsen and Fran Drescher are stepping into the roles of Cinderella and her wicked stepmother on Broadway. Hear behind-the-scenes secrets and take a look at the enchanting costumes from Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
It's been a week since Carly Rae Jepsen made her big Broadway in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA debut, but the thrill is still fresh for the radio songstress-turned-theater star.
On February 12, Carly Rae Jepsen appeared on Live with Kelly and Michael to chat about her Broadway debut in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA.
Multi-platinum recording artist Carly Rae Jepsen and beloved film and television star Fran Drescher made their Broadway debuts in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA on February 4. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Jepsen and Drescher onstage!
Ira Mont and William Ivey Long, CINDERELLA’s Production Stage Manager and Costume Designer respectively, sat down with Good Day New York to discuss what they do on Broadway.
The new stars of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA celebrated their Broadway debuts February 4. See the photos from their curtain call here!
When you are a newcomer who takes the charts by storm, the pop-music playbook dictates what you’re supposed to do next: Get back into the studio and record another hit before the clock strikes midnight. Instead, Ms. Jepsen has been pursuing a more literal Cinderella story: She will take over the lead in the Broadway musical Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA.
There's a new princess on Broadway: Carly Rae Jepsen. After weeks of rehearsal, and photo teasers in her ball gown, Jepsen will officially put on those glass slippers February 4 as she begins her three-month run as the fairytale favorite in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA.
It’s possible! Victoria Clark returns to her Tony nominated role as Marie, Ella’s fairy godmother, in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
Fran Drescher visits Access Hollywood Live and talks with Billy Bush and Kit Hoover about making her Broadway debut as the wicked stepmother in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
Watch this video for a sneak peek at Carly Rae Jepsen's preparations for Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA.
The pop singer Carly Rae Jepsen, who rose to fame in 2012 with her pop single “Call Me Maybe,” will go from the concert stage to the theater stage early next year, when she makes her Broadway debut in the title role of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA, the show’s producers announced on Sunday.
TV and film star Fran Drescher will make her Broadway debut as Cinderella's stepmother Madame in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA for a 10 week run beginning Feb. 4, 2014.
The Tony Award-nominated production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, which charts a new journey for the fairytale heroine, will play Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre in late 2014 as part of the musical's upcoming national tour.
Starting January 28, Joe Carroll begins performances as Prince Topher. Welcome to the cast, Joe!
It was a full house of New York City school children at The Broadway Theatre on December 5 as "Inside Broadway" presented another afternoon of "Creating The Magic" at Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella. Below, check out a look back at the event, featuring Laura Osnes and the cast!
On the November 26 broadcast, Jeopardy featured Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA in its own category. You can watch the entire category here!
On Oct. 30, Nov. 6 and Nov. 13, the matinee performances of Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella featured American Sign Language interpreters and open captioning sponsored by TDF's "Access for Young Audiences."
The Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World partnered for a conversation featuring the cast & team of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA moderated by Broadway World's Richard Ridge.
The cast of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA harnessed the power of the Cronut for the greater good. They decorated a box of cronuts to be auctioned off to support God's Love We Deliver.
CINDERELLA stars Laura Osnes, but some of the show's most captivating scenes are dominated by the Fairy Godmother, currently portrayed by Rebecca Luker.
Actors' Equity Association announced Oct. 8 that Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA was the co-recipient of the Extraordinary Excellence in Diversity on Broadway Award for the 2012-13 theatrical season.
Cinderella herself, Laura Osnes, returns to Show People to chat with Paul Wontorek about her leading men, what she keeps off social media and wooing interviewers with home-baked pie.
From Turkey to Tony, the fairytale story of Santino Fontana’s transformation into Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA's Prince Topher.
Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA took the stage at the Broadway on the Hudson concert, presented by United Airlines, took place in lower Manhattan on September 27th at Brookfield Place Waterfront Plaza.
On September 23, Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA headliners Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana gave up their night off to headline "Remember When," an intimate benefit concert at 54 Below.
We were recently featured on Jeopardy! with this clue shot on stage at the Broadway Theatre.
Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana and Rebecca Luker, stars of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, pick their favorite Rodgers + Hammerstein songs as part of Playbill.com's Playlist series.
Three-time Tony Award nominee Rebecca Luker recently joined the cast of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA as the Fairy Godmother, Marie. Luker will continue in the role through through January 19, 2014. Check out a first look at Luker as the Fairy Godmother in the link below!
Toni Collette shares her Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA experience with People Magazine: "I took my daughter to see the musical Cinderella yesterday and she loved it. Just seeing her so overwhelmed with excitement made me get teary."
Kunal and Jason were engaged on stage after Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, with Broadway's resident royal court as witness. Check out the video in link below!
As kids all over America head back to school, Broadway.com decided to ask our favorite Broadway stars to look back at their own years in the classroom — Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA standout Ann Harada showcases her signature brand of humor as she recalls an embarrassing gym class, her early work as a playwright and more.
From September 6, 2013, through January 19, 2014, Rodgers and Hammerstein veteran Rebecca Luker takes over the role of the Fairy Godmother from Tony nominee Victoria Clark.
Kelly Ripa joins Ann Harada and the ladies of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA to perform 'Stepsister's Lament' on LIVE with Kelly and Michael!
Laura Osnes talked to NewYork.com about her favorite places in New York, plus what it's like to play a princess.
William Ivey Long took home the Tony Award® for Best Costume Design of a Musical! We are so thrilled to see his gorgeous costumes in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA honored.
Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA took home three Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Laura Osnes; Outstanding Costume Design, William Ivey Long and Outstanding Orchestrations, Danny Troob.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA received 9 Tony Award® nominations in the following Musical categories: Best Musical Revival; Laura Osnes for Best Actress; Santino Fontana for Best Actor; Victoria Clark for Best Featured Actress; Douglas Carter Beane for Best Book; Danny Troob for Best Orchestrations; William Ivey Long for Best Costume Design; Kenneth Posner for Best Lighting Design; and Nevin Steinberg for Best Sound Design! We are so proud of all our nominees!
Victoria Clark – the fairy godmother in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA – shares her CINDERELLA experience on Good Day NY.
William Ivey Long has been honored with an Outer Critics Circle Award for his magical costume designs in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA. Congratulations, William!
The Original Broadway Cast Recording of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is now available on Ghostlight Records through all digital music stores! Click here to download the album or to pre-order the CD (in stores June 4).
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA won two Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards: Favorite Onstage Pair for Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana and Favorite Actress in a Musical for Laura. Thank you to everyone who voted!
"With the 9 Tony Award® nominations for Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA announced this morning, once again Rodgers and Hammerstein stand tall and proud among the best of Broadway."
Entertainment Weekly has the exclusive first listen of the new cast recording of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA, a week before the digital version is available for purchase! Click below to listen to the full album, available digitally May 7!
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA has been nominated for 5 Drama Desk Awards, including Outstanding Revival of a Musical and Outstanding Actress in a Musical for Laura Osnes. Congratulations to all the nominees!
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA received 8 Outer Critic Circle Nominations, including Outstanding Musical Revival! Click below for the full list of OCC nominees. The show is also nominated for Drama League awards: Outstanding Revival of a Musical and Distinguished Performance for Laura Osnes.
Anna Louizos creates Broadway magic with her stage designs for Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA. To get an idea of what it’s like to be a Broadway set designer, and to find out how her amazing stage worlds come into being, NewYork.com recently followed Louizos around for a typical day in her life.
The technical team behind Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA has their moment in the spotlight thanks to Lighting & Sound America. Read all about how they create the magic every night.
The cast of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA crossed the street from the Broadway Theatre to the "Late Show with David Letterman" on April 2 to perform a medley of songs. Click below to watch CINDERELLA’s lovely late night performance.
Victoria Clark, a Tony Award® winner for her star turn in The Light in the Piazza, is back on Broadway this spring in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA. Playbill.com takes this chance to look back at some of her stage credits, dating back to the early 1990s.
The cast of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA were in for a sweet surprise on March 27 when Magnolia Bakery’s stopped by with a special delivery. See photos of the cast enjoying the signature CINDERELLA cupcakes, now available exclusively at Magnolia’s Rockefeller Center bakery.
Victoria Clark — who plays the fairy godmother in the Broadway production of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA — had to ‘learn to fly’ despite a fear of heights. She did it to mom-up: as a life lesson for her son who is about to leave home.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA stars Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana stopped by NBC’s "The Today Show" to chat about the show, and treat Studio 1A to a rendition of "Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful?" on March 22. Click below to watch their beautiful performance.
"Ethereal. Enthusiastic. Extraordinary!" And that's just the E's! Tony Award®-winning costume designer William Ivey Long has dressed a lot of stars in his time, but he's running short on superlatives for his latest — Laura Osnes, Broadway's Cinderella. See photos of the Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA star modeling 'Cinderella'-inspired looks for the New York Post.
In a sense, Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA has been 56 years in the making. No other work of musical theater is so driven by the concept of magical transformation. And the show, which will open on Broadway for the first time on March 3, in a production starring Laura Osnes, has itself been repeatedly transformed from one thing into another and then another still.
Harriet Harris has a big, infectious laugh. The sound filled the lower lobby of the Broadway Theatre, where Ms. Harris, with great brio and even greater relish, is playing Madame, the nasty stepmother in Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA.
Laura Osnes sits down with Dave Itzkoff of The New York Times to discuss Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA, baked goods, and her career thus far. Read more about our leading lady.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA stars Ann Harada and Marla Mindelle stopped by at Serendipity3 to unveil the Cinderella Sundae, served in a life sized ‘glass slipper’. See pictures of our lovely stars trying the delicious dessert.
Director Mark Brokaw's latest Broadway assignment presents a unique opportunity. He's been given the chance to stage Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA that has never before graced the Great White Way.
Tony Award ® winner Victoria Clark sits down with Playbill to talk about Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA. She discusses her journey with the show, and the amazing creative team behind the magic.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA has arrived on Broadway, with a new book by four-time Tony Award® nominee Douglas Carter Beane. Read all about his take on this magical fairytale.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA star Santino Fontana is featured as Playbill’s Leading Man this month. Read all about CINDERELLA’s Prince and his path to Broadway.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA star Victoria Clark is on the cover of this month’s Resident Magazine. Click to read more about her acclaimed stage career and life in New York.
Greg Hildreth discusses Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA and his original character, Jean-Michel, in his Broadway.com Fresh Face Profile.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA star Ann Harada was recently interviewed by NPR. Ann talked about her role of stepsister Charlotte in CINDERELLA and working as an Asian-American musical theatre actress.
On January 28, a real life fairytale came alive onstage at Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA. See photos of a city cop’s magical proposal to his longtime girlfriend after the evening performance.
Stuart Weitzman has designed a pair of magical glass slippers fit for Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA star Laura Osnes.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is coming to Broadway for the first time ever! See stars Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, Victoria Clark and more reveal how this magical musical will come to life on stage.
Follow along as Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA cast member Cody Williams blogs about his rehearsal experience. See exclusive photos taken by Cody of the cast and crew of the magical production.
Tony Award®-winning costume designer William Ivey Long talks about realizing the fantasy that is Rodger + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA and the magic of the theater.
Rodger + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA cast members Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana performed the romantic duet, “Ten Minutes Ago” on FOX News’s “FOX & Friends” on December 18. Click below to watch their performance.
Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA star Laura Osnes may be belle of the ball, but she says she's most comfortable in jeans. “I’m low maintenance,” says actress Laura Osnes. But Levis and a pullover won't cut it on Thursday, when the 27-year-old from Minnesota appears in character at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Parade peepers will get a preview of Osnes in her fairy-tale finery and see her go from rags to rapturous.
“Laura Osnes: Dream A Little Dream – Live At The Café Carlyle" was released Sept. 18 on the Broadway Records label. The album, recorded live during Osnes’ June 2012 engagement at the Café Carlyle, features special guests Jeremy Jordan and Tom Wopat as well as her husband, Nathan Johnson.
Celebrity stylist and New York Resident magazine columnist, George Brescia hosts a fashion seminar on the Fall 2012 trends and how they match up with Broadway stars and their own personal styles.
The upcoming Broadway premiere of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA will play the Broadway Theatre beginning January 25, 2013. Starring Laura Osnes (Bonnie & Clyde) in the title role and Santino Fontana ( Sons of the Prophet ) as Prince Topher, the musical will officially open on March 3.