Saturday, July 26, 2014

Q&A: Josh Lamon

A truly one-of-a-kind person- the sweet, smart, and HILARIOUS Josh Lamon answers our Q&A here! (And, just for the record, we don’t get free cookies. YET.) Name:  Josh Lamon Where …

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Friday, July 25, 2014

And now for something just a little different: Renée Fleming is in a play...A PLAY. by Sarah B. Roberts

For two weeks this summer, opera diva Renée Fleming is in a PLAY.   When Renée told me that she would be doing a play this summer, my reaction was to screech, "A PLAY!?!" No need…

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88 Miles Per Hour by Jess Gow

 I love ‘Back To The Future.’I do. We had it recorded off the telly onto a VHS (complete with 80’s adverts) and I just watched it all the time.  All the time. I don’t thi…

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Feeling dirty? Clean up with Sean McGrath’s BATH NIGHT sketch comedy show Aug 8-30 at Shaking The Tree by Win Goodbody

The only info that can be divulged about this show is: “Enter a world of hard boiled San Francisco cops, temple thugs, three toed sloths, sentimental airline pilots, NFL referees, and …

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Thursday, July 24, 2014

‘Supercalifragilisticexpialibullsh*t!’ Frozen's Kristen Bell Makes a Practically Perfect Mary Poppins by Ryan McPhee

Sometimes, a spoonful of sugar and a showtune help the economic appeals go down. Kristen Bell isn’t ready to give up her Disney singing chops just yet. In this musical sketch from Funn…

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Julie D'Moure, Justin Anthony Long and More Join Tim Realbuto in ALONE (WITH PLENTY OF HELP) at 54 Below Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Tim Realbuto's 54 Below show will feature JULIE D'MOURE Hair, JUSTIN ANTHONY LONG 'City of Dreams', ANNA LOUISE MORSE Spring Awakening, and NICHOLAS YENSON Ghostlight, along with special gue…

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

West End Alum & The Voice Star Liam Tamne & More Join London's The Phantom of the Opera by

Some new faces are about to brave the Opera Populaire. The Voice U.K.’s Liam Tamne will join the cast of The Phantom of the Opera beginning September 1 at Her Majesty’s Theatre. …

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Q&A: Tommar Wilson

The awesome Tommar talks about his Shakespeare in the Park experiences on our next episode! Name: Tommar Wilson Where are you from? Born in Topeka, KS raised on Air Force Bases acros…

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Monday, July 21, 2014

An Evening with Danny Kaye by Maddie Ardillo

“You know, it took me ten years to become an overnight sensation,” quips the sensational Danny Kaye, the springy curls of his hair bouncing as he waltzes around the stage, kickin…

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Sunday, July 20, 2014

Spotlight On...Tim Realbuto by Michael Block

Name: Tim RealbutoHometown: Brooklyn, New YorkEducation: B.F.A. in Acting from Five Towns CollegeSelect Credits: "The Emperor's Club"; "Law and Order: Criminal Intent"; "The Sopranos"; Finia…

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The Sunday Giveaway: Two tickets to Hair at the Hollywood Bowl! by Ken Davenport

Here’s a giveaway for all my West Coast readers! Although, this show is so star packed, if you win, it would be worth a flight from just about anywhere in the world. The shows at the …

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This Week's PIcks! Light the Torch with Patti LuPone, Feel the '60s Beat & Lose Yourself at Lear by Lindsay Champion

Yeah, it’s unpleasantly humid outside, and the apocalyptic thunderstorms sure ain’t helping. But that shouldn't stop you, the toughest of the tough: The New York theatergoer!…

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Friday, July 18, 2014

This whole Sierra Mannie by Kyle

white gays are stealing black female culture business is bizarre to me, mainly because I must've missed the point at which Time Magazine was reduced to looking for op-ed material from c…

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Sutton Foster Is a Dirty Dinosaur, Josh Gad Has a Sexy Quinoa Crush & More Lessons of the Week by Lindsay Champion’s Friday! It’s time for’s ridiculous recap of all of the wild, wacky and strange stuff that happened this week. From Sutton Foster’s (kinda unh…

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Watch Shakespeare in the Park's King Lear Star John Lithgow Talk Beards, Swagger & Upset New Yorkers by Ryan McPhee

Is that Santa Claus?! A well-bearded John Lithgow, fresh off the Delacorte stage from a King Lear tech rehearsal, stopped by The Tonight Show on July 17. The Tony winner sat down to chat wit…

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Chichester theatre reopens with Rupert Everett in Amadeus by Maev Kennedy

After a £22m facelift restoring its eccentric magnificence, the West Sussex theatre kicks off new season with Peter Shaffer's classic playWhen Jonathan Church first walked into the Chichest…

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Thursday, July 17, 2014

Anything Can Happen In the Woods: Tickets Now On Sale For Inventive New Into the Woods Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Do you know what you wish? Is it by chance an off-Broadway revival of Into the Woods? If so, here’s your chance—you go and you find it and you get it! Tickets are now available f…

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Spotlight On...Rachel Stern by Michael Block

Name: Rachel SternHometown: Montville, N.J.Education: NYU, Lee Strasberg Studio. Select Credits: Jean in Missionaries at BAM, Liz in High Fidelity at the Imperial Theatre, and Jeanie in Hair…

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TBT: Follies (2011) by JK

I am ashamed to admit that as a Sondheim fan, I had never seen Follies until the revival that opened at the Marquis Theatre on September 12, 2011.  Even more, I am ashamed to admit…

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Spotlight On...Nathan Brewer by Michael Block

Name: Nathan BrewerHometown: Zelienople, PennsylvaniaEducation: M.F.A., Penn State; B.A., Westminster Choir CollegeWhy theater?: I didn't have any other options. Tell us about Propaganda! Th…

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Hey Kid: Backstage at "If/Then" with James Snyder, Episode 8: Happy 100th Show by

Hey Kid: Backstage at "If/Then" with James Snyder, Episode 8: Happy 100th Show Get tickets to "If/Then": This week James Snyder ce…

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Monday, July 14, 2014

Capital Fringe 2014 Review: ‘Uniform’ by Leslie Weisman

You can easily miss him. Lying on the floor in dim light, dressed in grey, still as death, he is easily overlooked. It is the young woman, her dark blond hair held back with a tortoise-shell…

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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Review: (Toronto) Baker's Dozen (Fringe) by The Charlebois Post

Beyond the Puppet Peopleby Jessica YenBaker's Dozen is a fun one-man puppet show that delightfully pokes fun at the justice system. A jury has been assembled to determine whether the Bu…

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Links Hall Workshops by Bt

Workshop 1PHYSICAL Festival- Conjuring Ideas Through Tactile ImprovisationTaught by Lake SimonsSaturday, July 26th 10 AM - 1 PM Capacity of workshop- Minimum: 5 Maximum: 15 A non-traditiona…

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Capital Fringe opens today, without 3 shows by Lorraine Treanor

With 161 performances and events this year, this year’s Capital Fringe Festival is the biggest yet to be produced and the most adventurous. Added to the roster of theatrical performanc…

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Monday, July 7, 2014

Review: (Toronto) Redheaded Stepchild (Fringe) by The Charlebois Post

Beat Upby joel fishbane@joelfishbaneWith a crackerjack script and a fireball at its centre, Redheaded Stepchild is the sort of show that feels both familiar and new all at the same time. All…

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Spotlight On...Douglas J. Cohen by Michael Block

Name: Douglas J. CohenHometown: Storrs, CTEducation: B.A.  Amherst CollegeFavorite Credits: No Way to Treat a Lady (off-Broadway at the Hudson Guild and York Theatre Company), The Oppos…

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The Elephantom , New London Theatre by Susan Elkin

New London Theatre: In this gentle yet spectacular children's play, a little girl, ably played by diminutive, shining-eyed Susan Harrison, is marginalised by her busy parents (Laura Cub…

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Sunday, July 6, 2014

BWW TV Exclusive: CUTTING-EDGE COMPOSERS CORNER- Annie Golden Sings 'Spin Those Records' by Joe Iconis, Lance Rubin, and Jason SweetTooth Williams by BroadwayWorld TV

This week's featured composers are Joe Iconis, Lance Rubin, and Jason SweetTooth Williams whose song 'Spin Those Records' from their new musical Annie Golden Bounty Hunter, Yo was sung by th…

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Friday, July 4, 2014

Review: (Toronto) The Assassination of Rob Ford: Dirty Little Coward by The Charlebois Post

Comedy, Drama, and Stellar Saloon Tunesby Keely Kwok@kwoklesHere are three reasons why you should see The Assassination of Robert Ford: Dirty Little Coward:Seamless Mayor Rob Ford jokesKille…

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Thursday, July 3, 2014

Hey Kid: Backstage at If/Then with James Snyder, Episode 8: Happy 100th Show by

This week James Snyder celebrates If/Then's 100th show, demonstrates an awesome quick change and plays guitar while getting his hair cut.

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