Sunday, April 20, 2014

Confirmed! Christina Aguilera Is EVITA For BROADWAY 4D; Aguilera & Nigel Wright Comment by Pat Cerasaro

International pop superstar and notable THE VOICE judge Christina Aguilera will essay one of the most iconic musical theatre roles of all time byway of her casting in a new Broadway-themed f…

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Friday, April 18, 2014

Don't Cry For Her! Christina Aguilera To Sing EVITA In Upcoming BROADWAY 4D Movie?! by Pat Cerasaro

International pop superstar and notable THE VOICE judge Christina Aguilera seems set to be essaying one of the most iconic musical theatre roles of all time according to a new report confirm…

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Thursday, April 10, 2014

Review: Evita (Tour - Birmingham)

Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice's classic musical of the life of Argentina's First Lady, Evita, arrives in Birmingham. Kieran Johnson reviews.

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A Fresh New Argentina, Of Sorts, For Evita At The Kravis by Bill Hirschman

This national tour of the 2012 Broadway revival of Evita is a strong fresh edition that gives the raw material a thorough makeover but does not deconstruct the piece. The experience is helpe…

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

The "Singing Baker" Hits the Road with the Evita National Tour: Part Five

With a love of fresh and tasty ingredients, "singing baker" Alison Mahoney hit the road with the touring company of Evita ready to find the best baked treats across the nation. As the tour…

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Spotlight On...Douglas McDonnell by Michael Block

Name: Douglas McDonnellHometown: ManhattanEducation: BA, Computer Science and Geology double major, Cornell University. BFA, Classical Voice, City College of the City University of New YorkS…

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Friday, March 21, 2014

Photo Coverage: ALADDIN Cast Celebrates a Shining, Shimmering, Splendid Opening Night! by Linda Lenzi

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, opened on Broadway last night, March 20th, 2014, at the New Amsterdam Theatre, after beginning perfor…

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

BWW TV: Welcome to Agrabah! Watch Highlights from ALADDIN on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld TV

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, opens on Broadway tonight, March 20th, 2014, at the New Amsterdam Theatre, after beginning performanc…

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Two Into One review – 'An orgy of door-slamming' by Michael Billington

Menier Chocolate Factory, London Ray Cooney's production achieves the correct delirious momentum and gets good performances from everyone, including the playwrightWhen I first saw Ray Cooney…

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

'Ali Baba Had Them Forty Thieves...' Meet the Full Cast of ALADDIN, Opening Tomorrow on Broadway! by Meet The Cast

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, opens tomorrow night, March 20th. Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, the show features music …

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Saturday, March 15, 2014

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? – The Original Broadway Cast Recording by Kevin Daly

One of my prized possessions is a copy of the 4-LP original Broadway cast album of Edward Albee’s masterpiece Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?  It’s a handsomely packaged b…

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Jedlicka Performing Arts Center Presents Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice’s Musical EVITA, March 28 – April 12, 2014 by Michael Roberts

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Star-Gazing: The Power Behind the Broadway Scene This Spring (A - L) by JK

A couple of weeks ago, I blogged about all of the star power coming to Broadway this spring.  Several of you wrote to express that I was leaving out the other half of the equation by no…

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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

STAGE TUBE: Make Way! Behind the Scenes of ALADDIN's Broadway Sitzprobe by Stage Tube

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, is currently in previews at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre, prior to opening on March 20th. Produce…

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Photo Flash: Broadway Producer Hal Luftig Visits Dreyfoos School of the Arts by Michelle Petrucci

Last week, Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach, FL welcomed Legally Blonde's Original Producer Hal Luftig to the school for a day of master classes with DSOA theatre students and …

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Thursday, March 6, 2014

Tony Winner Michael Cerveris Joins The Good Wife in Recurring Role by Broadway.com

The Good Wife is being good to Broadway stars. According to Deadline, Tony winner Michael Cerveris has picked up a recurring role on CBS’ hit drama. Cerveris will play James Castro,…

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Theater - Kennedy Center 2014-2015 Season Announcement by The Kennedy Center

Theater - Kennedy Center 2014-2015 Season Announcement The Kennedy Center's 2014--2015 Theater season features the world premiere musical production of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty&…

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CONTEST: WIN Tickets to The Cripple of Inishmaan by JK

Maybe you've seen one of the plays of Martin McDonagh - The Beauty Queen of Leenane, The Pillowman, or The Lieutenant of Inishmore.  Or maybe you are a fan of Daniel Radcliffe …

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

New Short Film RECURSION with Rob McClure Premieres Tonight at Queens World Film Festival by BroadwayWorld

Recursion, a new short film starring Tony Award Nominee Rob McClure Chaplin, Honeymoon in Vegas makes its New York debut at the Queens World Film Festival tonight at the Museum of Moving Ima…

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Pre-Broadway Run of GIGI, World Premiere of Susan Stroman-Helmed LITTLE DANCER & More Set for Kennedy Center's 2014-15 Season by BroadwayWorld

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced its 2014- 2015 theater season today, including the pre-Broadway engagement of Gigi featuring a re-envisioned book by Heidi …

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Sunday, March 2, 2014

Tim Rice says there's no business in show business

The lyricist behind hits such as The Lion King and flops such as From Here To Eternity has called time on his theatrical career, declaring the public doesn't want original musicals any moreF…

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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Andrew Rannells, Billy Porter, Debra Monk & More to Appear in Broadway Backwards by Broadway.com

Tony nominee Andrew Rannells (The Book of Mormon, TV’s Girls), Tony winner Billy Porter (Kinky Boots), Tony winner Debra Monk (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, TV's Girls) and more have…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Photo Flash: First Look at New Photos from ALADDIN on Broadway- Performances Begin Tomorrow! by BroadwayWorld

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, begins performances at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre tomorrow, Wednesday, February 26th, 2014, pri…

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Friday, February 21, 2014

Acting on The Road (Part 2 of 3) – A Conversation with Patrick Oliver Jones by Robin Rothstein

With the 13/14 touring season now more than half-way through, The Road 101 decided it was time once again to catch up with our peregrinating performer pal, Patrick Oliver Jones for our Voice…

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Monday, February 17, 2014

Broadway Costume Designer Michele Savoia Found Dead at 55 by BroadwayWorld

The Associated Press reports that Michele Savoia, a Broadway costume designer for shows such as SWING, PROMISES, PROMISES and EVITA, was found dead in the Hudson River on Sunday afternoon. S…

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Friday, February 14, 2014

We Found Somebody to Love! Broadway Fave & X Factor Finalist Rachel Potter to Rock 54 Below by Ryan Gilbert

There's no denying it: We love love love Rachel Potter! We rooted for her to win the last cycle of The X Factor and were devastated when she was eliminated. (Maybe that's why it got …

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Thursday, February 13, 2014

Colin Stinton, Peter Polycarpou and Gary Wilmot Join West End Transfer of The Pajama Game by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Colin Stinton, Peter Polycarpou and Gary Wilmot are set to star in the West End transfer of Chichester Festival Theatre's acclaimed production of The Pajama Game, joining the previo…

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Monday, February 10, 2014

Nothing Like a Dame (Book Review) by Wendy Caster

If you are a fan of musical theatre, you will greatly enjoy Nothing Like a Dame, Eddie Shapiro's collection of long, thoughtful interviews with many of the most brilliant women doing musical…

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Sunday, February 9, 2014

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Feb. 8 - Part 2 - GODSPELL National Tour Celebrates 100th Performance; Plus WICKED, FLASHDANCE & More! by BroadwayWorld

Yesterday's SIPs come from the national tours of GODSPELL, FLASHDANCE, EVITA, WE WILL ROCK YOU, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, and WICKED Plus, check out shots from a slew of regional productions of …

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Saturday, February 8, 2014

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Feb 8 - Cast Member Does Double Duty in PAGEANT and BEAUTIFUL, Plus BRIDGES and More! by BroadwayWorld

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup. Today's SIPs come from the casts of KINKY BOOTS, ROCK OF AGES, WICKED, MATILDA, BEAUTIFUL, P…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2014

The "Singing Baker" Hits the Road with the Evita National Tour: Part Four

With a love of fresh and tasty ingredients, "singing baker" Alison Mahoney hit the road with the touring company of Evita ready to find the best baked treats across the nation. As the tour f…

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