Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Photo Blast from the Past: F. Murray Abraham by Walter McBride

Today, we're featuring F. Murray Abraham circa 1982. Abraham has focused on stage work throughout his career, giving notable performances as Pozzo in Mike Nichols's production of Waiting for…

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Thursday, April 3, 2014

Hooray For Matinees! Cinderella, Mamma Mia! & Phantom Stars Kick Off New Thursday Afternoon Performances by Broadway.com

Carly Rae Jepsen and Joe Carroll of Cinderella, Mary Michael Patterson and Jeremy Hays of The Phantom of the Opera and Jon Jorgenson and Elena Ricardo of Mamma Mia! celebrate the musicals&rs…

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Boneau/Bryan-Brown Congratulates Our 2014 Lucille Lortel Nominees by Boneau/Bryan-Brown

Nominations for the 29th annual Lucille Lortel Awards, celebrating excellence in Off-Broadway theatre, were announced yesterday. APPROPRIATE has been nominated for Outstanding Scenic Design …

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Theatre Review: ‘Bring It On The Musical’ at the Music Center at Strathmore by Elliot Lanes

The current tour of the high energy production Bring It On The Musical roared into the Music Center at Strathmore this past weekend and turned, what is usually a hall known for concerts, in…

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Monday, March 31, 2014

Ben Vereen, Mandy Gonzalez, Donna McKechnie & More to Teach at Broadway Theatre Project's 2014 Session by BroadwayWorld

Broadway Theatre Project BTP will feature a slate of prolific performers, directors, choreographers, composers, casting agents and other professionals from Broadway and Hollywood as part of …

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Five Reasons We Are Living For Fran Drescher in Cinderella

She has style, she has flair and she's there at the Broadway Theatre. Five reasons why we are living for Fran Drescher in Cinderella.

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Video: Meet Target Margin Theater by Mark Blankenship

From time to time, TDF Stages will highlight exciting Off and Off-Off Broadway theatre companies with exclusive “getting to know you” videos. Today, we’re featuring Target …

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Sunday, March 23, 2014

'Rocky' - An Uncontested Winner by Andy Propst

Margo Seibert and Andy Karl in Rocky (Photo: Matthew Murphy) Put aside all preconceived notions that you may have about the musical version of the classic 1976 movie Rocky, which opened la…

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Saturday, March 22, 2014

On my radar: Jon Robin Baitz's cultural highlights by Leah Harper

The American playwright and screenwriter on True Detective, David Hockney and langoustines at the River CafePlaywright and screenwriter Jon Robin "Robbie" Baitz was brought up in Brazil and …

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Friday, March 21, 2014

Salem witch trials cast their spell on a new generation of dramatists by Celia Wren

From Arthur Miller's hints of McCarthyism in The Crucible, many writers have drawn resonances from 1692 MassachusettsThe Rev John Hale, looking back ruefully on his involvement in the Salem …

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Odds & Ends: More Balls for Carly Rae Jepsen, Sebastian Arcelus on the Big Screen & Patina Miller Sings Out by Beth Stevens

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Carly Rae Jepsen and Fran Drescher Are Having a Ball The two newest stars of Cinderella are extending their stay on Broad…

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 3/12- LES MISERABLES by Stage Tube

Today in 1987, Les Miserables opened at the Broadway Theatre, where it ran for 6680 performances. Written by Claude-Michel Schonberg, based on the novel by Victor Hugo, Les Miserables is set…

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

We Just Met Her & This Is Crazy…Carly Rae Jepsen Goes From Pop Star to Princess in New Cinderella Photos by Broadway.com

Check out new production photos of Cinderella on Broadway, starring Carly Rae Jepsen, Fran Drescher, Joe Carroll, Stephanie Gibson, Todd Buonopane and more. See the enchanting musical at the…

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Monday, March 3, 2014

Video: Meet Axis Company by Mark Blankenship

From time to time, TDF Stages will highlight exciting Off and Off-Off Broadway theatre companies with exclusive “getting to know you” videos. Today, we’re featuring Axis Co…

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Saturday, March 1, 2014

Les Miz, Starring Ramin Karimloo and Will Swenson, Comes Home and Starts Previews on Broadway by Broadway.com

It’s time to hear the people sing! Preview performances of the new Broadway revival of Les Miserables will begin March 1. Directed by James Powell and Laurence Connor and starring Rami…

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Patti LuPone Pays a Royal Visit to Carly Rae Jepsen and the Cast of Cinderella by Broadway.com

Tony winner Patti LuPone stops backstage at Cinderella to greet Carly Rae Jepsen, Joe Carroll, Fran Drescher and the cast on February 25, 2014 at the Broadway Theatre.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

People You Should Know . . . James Kautz by Zack Calhoon

James Kautz’sOff Broadway theatre credits include: Collision (Rattlestick), The Bad and The Better (PJS at Playwrights Horizons), The Pied Pipers of the Lower East Side & Happy in the …

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The vital and intelligent Uta Hagen: from the archive, 19 February 1964

The Method actor and acting coach on improvisation, her role in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and the dearth of intelligent plays on BroadwayShe honks, she growls, she gurgles; she flings …

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

‘Scrubs’ Jumps From TV Screen to Broadway Stage by Diamond Grant

Scrubs creator Bill Lawrence confirmed that a musical based upon the television series was in the works. According to Lawrence, if things go as planned the production could be in a Broadway …

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FRIGID New York Interview - J.Stephen Brantley of "Chicken-Fried Ciccone: A Twangy True Tale of Transformation" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow:  Chicken-Fried Ciccone: A Twangy True Tale Of TransformationWebsite: www.jstephenbrantley.comPhoto credit: Jody ChristophersonJ.Stephen Brantley is an a…

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Monday, February 17, 2014

It's President's Day by JK

Some of us get this day off.  Some of us celebrate by shopping all those great sales.  But I'll bet not many of us - myself included - give much thought about what we are celebrati…

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Friday, February 14, 2014

Box Office Manager – New York Theatre Workshop by Dte

WHO: New York Theatre Workshop POSITION: Box Office Manager DESCRIPTION: New York Theatre Workshop, a not-for-profit Off-Broadway theatre company, seeks Box Office Manager to oversee the bo…

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Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Sid Caesar obituary by Christopher Hawtree

American TV's great comedian of the 1950sEarly on in their careers, Woody Allen, Carl Reiner, Larry Gelbart, Neil Simon and Mel Brooks all produced gags for the American comedian Sid Caesar,…

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People You Should Know . . . David Stallings by Zack Calhoon

DAVID STALLINGS  recently won Outstanding Playwriting One-Act for The Stranger to Kindness at the 2011 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity.  He has been involved in…

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Friday, February 7, 2014

Video: Meet the Play Company by Mark Blankenship

From time to time, TDF Stages will highlight exciting Off and Off-Off Broadway theatre companies with exclusive “getting to know you” videos. Today, we’re featuring The Play Compan…

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Thursday, February 6, 2014

Theatre Critic Jacques le Sourd Passes Away After Heart Attack by BroadwayWorld

According to Theater Talk's Susan Haskins, Broadway theatre critic Jacques le Sourd just passed away from a heart attack in England. Theatre Talk, a show on which le Sourd was a frequent gue…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Carly Rae Jepsen & Fran Drescher Take Their First Broadway Bows in Cinderella by Broadway.com

Carly Rae Jepsen and Fran Drescher make their Broadway debuts in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella on February 5, 2014 at the Broadway Theatre.

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Photo Flash: It's Possible! Carly Rae Jepsen and Fran Drescher Make Their Broadway Debuts in Cinderella

Take a peek at the curtain calls at the Broadway Theatre.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 by Susan Grace

Subscribers:  If your software garbles this newsletter, read it at GraceNotesStage.com. Today’s Highlights: * Carly Rae Jepson and Fran Drescher begin their runs in Broadway’s …

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Carly Rae Jepsen & Fran Drescher Make Broadway Debuts in Cinderella by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Pop princess Carly Rae Jepsen and sitcom queen Fran Drescher make their Main Stem debuts in Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella February 4. Jepsen replaces Broadway.c…

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Monday, February 3, 2014

Royal Photos! Get an Exclusive Glimpse of Cinderella's New Stars Carly Rae Jepsen & Fran Drescher by Broadway.com

Get an exclusive sneak peek of Carly Rae Jepsen and Fran Drescher, the new stars of Cinderella, at a royal commercial shoot! The duo begins performances February 4 a…

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