About Walter:

As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.

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Photo Coverage: Go Inside the 84th Annual Drama League Awards Nominations!
Posted: April 18, 2018

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Executive Artistic Director) today announced the 2018 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award. The nominations were announced this morning by Tony® Award winners Harriet Harris and Julie White, and Tony® Award nominee Christopher Sieber at the official announcement event at Sardi's Restaurant, which was streamed live online right here at BroadwayWorld.com. Click here for a full list of nominees and check out photos from inside the special event below!


Photo Throwback: Tina Turner Performs at The Ritz in 1983
Posted: April 18, 2018

TINA, a new musical based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner just opened at the Aldwych Theatre. In honor of the big night, check out this throwback photo of Tina Turner herself, performing at The Ritz in 1983!


Photo Throwback: Audrey Hepburn Celebrates Fashion Icon Hubert de Givenchy
Posted: April 17, 2018

Today's photo flashback is a fashion flashback featuring the one and only Audrey Hepburn wearing a signature Givenchy look attending an after party for a museum exhibition celebrating her lifelong friend and frequent collaborator, Hubert de Givenchy.


Photo Coverage: New York Theatre Workshop's 2018 Gala Honors John Tiffany and Barbara Cutler Emden
Posted: April 17, 2018

New York Theatre Workshop held it's 2018 Annual Gala last night, April 15. The gala celebrated John Tiffany, the Tony Award-winning Director of Once, which had its world premiere at NYTW, as well as Harry Potter and the Cursed Child; along with Barbara Cutler Emden, who is celebrating 25 years of arts advocacy and exceptional service on the NYTW Board of Trustees.


Photo Coverage: Go Inside the CAROUSEL Opening Night After Party
Posted: April 13, 2018

Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic musical Carousel, under the direction of three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien and choreography by Justin Peck, opened officially last night, Thursday, April 12. We're taking you inside the opening night after party in the photos below!


Photo Coverage: The Cast of CAROUSEL Takes Their Opening Night Bows
Posted: April 13, 2018

Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic musical Carousel, under the direction of three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien and choreography by Justin Peck, opened officially last night, Thursday, April 12. Check out photos of the cast's opening night bows below!


Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD
Posted: April 12, 2018

Audiences have started to listen again at Studio 54. That's because Children of a Lesser God is back, and it officially opened last night on Broadway. Directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon, Children of a Lesser God stars film and television favorite Joshua Jackson and breakout star Lauren Ridloff, alongside Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe Award winner Anthony Edwards, Drama Desk Award nominee and Obie Award winner Kecia Lewis, Julee Cerda, Treshelle Edmond, and John McGinty. The play will open on Wednesday, April 11 at Studio 54. Check out photos from the opening night red carpet below!


Photo Coverage: Inside the Opening Night Party for CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD
Posted: April 12, 2018

Children of a Lesser God opened last night, April 11, 2018. BroadwayWorld was on hand at the big night and we're taking you inside the cast's opening night party! Check out the photos below.


Photo Coverage: CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD Cast Takes Their Opening Night Bows
Posted: April 12, 2018

Children of a Lesser God opened last night, April 11, 2018. Check out photos of the cast taking their opening night bows!


Photo Coverage: Denzel Washington & Company Get Ready for Opening Night of THE ICEMAN COMETH on Broadway!
Posted: April 11, 2018

Currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street) is Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington. Opening night is set for Thursday, April 26 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.


FREEZE FRAME: THE ICEMAN COMETH Cast Gets Ready for Opening Night!
Posted: April 11, 2018

Currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street) is Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington. Opening night is set for Thursday, April 26 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. 


Photo Coverage: Easy as Pie! Katharine McPhee Makes Her Broadway Debut in WAITRESS
Posted: April 11, 2018

Last night, April 10, Katharine McPhee made her Broadway debut in Waitress as Jenna. Check out photos from the big night below!


Photo Coverage: Go Behind the Scenes as BroadwayHD Films BRIGHT COLORS AND BOLD PATTERNS
Posted: April 11, 2018

BroadwayHD Films Bright Colors And Bold Patterns Bright Colors And Bold Patterns is a riotous new solo play that stormed the stage with ferocity and wit, deemed 'hilarious' and 'uproarious' by The New Yorker, 'fantastic' and 'pure magic' by Time Out New York, and 'side-splitting' and 'fresh' from The Huffington Post. It has also been hailed as 'raucous, witty and occasionally moving' by The Daily Beast, 'a very funny play' by The New York Post, 'outrageous and stinging' by Out Magazine and 'relentlessly funny' by Buzzfeed. Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley, founders of BroadwayHD said, "With all those great reviews, we believe that the production should be seen by a bigger audience", so they are filming it and adding it to the line up for streaming on BroadwayHD. Bright Colors And Bold Patterns is written by and starring Drew Droege and directed for the stage by Michael Urie. The BroadwayHD production is produced by Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley and directed by David Horn. The BroadwayHD multi-camera capture will deliver the live performance specifically for a streaming audience, bringing this unique performance to life for viewing to subscribers anytime, anywhere at www.BroadwayHD.com


Exclusive Photo Coverage: Brendon Stimson Takes Home the Gypsy Robe for MEAN GIRLS!
Posted: April 10, 2018

Mean Girls opened on Sunday night at the August Wilson Theatre and BroadwayWorld at the Gypsy Robe ceremony before the production's opening night performance. We're taking you behind the scenes with recipient Brendon Stimson below!


Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the Point Honors New York!
Posted: April 10, 2018

Celebrities and 400 guests experienced an inspiring evening at The Plaza last night, in support of Point Foundation (Point), the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. The annual Point Honors New York event raises funds for Point's higher education scholarships, as well as mentoring and leadership programs.


Photo Coverage: Jimmy Fallon, Kate McKinnon & More Walk the Pink Carpet on Opening Night of MEAN GIRLS!
Posted: April 09, 2018

The August Wilson Theatre was the place to be last night as Mean Girls officially opened on Broadway! To celebrate the big night, some of Broadway's best, plus a handful of SNL cast members of past and present, walked the pink carpet before the curtain went up!


Photo Coverage: Go Inside the Super Fetch MEAN GIRLS Opening Night After Party
Posted: April 09, 2018

Mean Girls opened on Broadway last night, Sunday, April 8 at the August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street). Check out photos below of the cast's opening night after party!


Photo Coverage: Get In, Loser! We're Taking You Inside MEAN GIRLS' Opening Night Curtain Call
Posted: April 09, 2018

Mean Girls opened on Broadway last night, Sunday, April 8 at the August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street). Check out photos below of the cast's opening night curtain call!


Photo Throwback: Robert LuPone & Patti LuPone Pose in 1981!
Posted: April 09, 2018

We're taking you deep into the archives of BroadwayWorld photographer Walter McBride for exclusive flashbacks to Broadway past. Today, check out these shots of brother/sister duo Robert and Patti LuPone from 1981!


Photo Throwback: Eric McCormack, Megan Mullally & Sean Hayes Celebrate WILL & GRACE in 1999
Posted: April 10, 2018

We're taking you deep into the archives of BroadwayWorld photographer Walter McBride for exclusive flashbacks to Broadway past. Today, check out this shot of Broadway veterans Eric McCormack, Megan Mullally and Sean Hayes at a Will & Grace party in 1999.


Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of BOBBIE CLEARLY
Posted: April 04, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the New York premiere of Bobbie Clearly by Alex Lubischer, directed by Will Davis. This is the second play in Roundabout Underground's expanded two-play season, following Too Heavy for Your Pocket by Jireh Breon Holder this fall. The show opened last night, April 3, and BroadwayWorld is taking you inside opening night! Check out the photos below!