Monday, July 28, 2014

Lesli Margherita, Derek Klena and More Set for CABRILLO COAST-TO-COAST Benefit at The Triad, 8/4 by BroadwayWorld

Lesli Margherita Matilda, Zoro, Jenna Leigh Green Wicked, Bare, Ashley Moniz Sister Act, 9 to 5 National Tours, Derek Klena Bridges of Madison County, Melissa Mitchell LES MISERABLES, Cather…

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 7/22- Alan Menken by Stage Tube

Happy Birthday Alan Menken For Disney, Menken has scored The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and Pocahontas, each of which won him two Academy Awards. He also composed the sco…

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Monday, July 14, 2014

Sixth Annual Broadway Meows Presents a One Night Only Event by Broadway's Best Shows

The 6th Annual Broadway Meows Concert for the Humane Society of New York will be presented at Don’t Tell Mama, one night only, Monday, July 21st at 7pm. The evening will be comprised o…

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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Odds & Ends: Full Cast Announced for Justin Long's WTF Play, SJP Goes From Sex to Crime & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. WTF's Living on Love, Starring Justin Long, Announces Full Cast and Creative The full cast and creative team is now s…

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Friday, June 13, 2014

Odds & Ends: Emma Thompson's London Sweeney, Billy Musical Dances to Movie Theaters & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Emma Thompson & Bryn Tervel's Sweeney Todd Crosses the Pond Oscar and Emmy winner Emma Thompson and Grammy winner…

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Sunday, June 8, 2014

THE GLASS MENAGERIE's Natasha Katz Wins Tony for Best Lighting of a Play by BroadwayWorld

The Glass Menagerie's Natasha Katz has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design of a Play. Katz's recent Broadway credits include Once Tony Award, Sister Act, Follies, The Addams Fam…

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Monday, June 2, 2014

STAGE TUBE: Sunday Intermission Cover Challenges All of Broadway by Stage Tube

Anyone who travels for work knows that living out of suitcases and sleeping in hotels every night can be taxing. Well, recently three members of the SISTER ACT First National Tour decided to…

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Saturday, May 31, 2014

Q&A: T. Oliver Reid

The oh-so-talented, accomplished, and incredibly sweet T. Oliver Reid will be dishing on his past experiences on the Tony Awards in our newest episode, coming later this weekend! Name: T. O…

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Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Some 'Sister Act' songs soar, but script lacks divine inspiration

REVIEW: “Sister Act” has its best moments in a full-throated spoof of religious ritual; too bad that the musical is stuck with such a trite story.

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Saturday, May 24, 2014

Composer Alan Menken on 'holy disco' of 'Sister Act'

Composer Alan Menken, who almost became a dentist, on using disco in the musical “Sister Act.”

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Q&A: Rashidra Scott

The phenomenally talented Rashidra Scott shares some TONY secrets with us in our next episode! Until June 2nd, enjoy her Q&A! Name: Rashidra Scott Where are you from? Virginia Beach, V…

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Thursday, May 15, 2014

BWW Interviews: SISTER ACT Stars Talk 'Sunday Intermission Covers,' Challenge Broadway Community by Matt Tamanini

Anyone who travels for work knows that living out of suitcases and sleeping in hotels every night can be taxing. Well, recently three members of the SISTER ACT First National Tour decided to…

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Friday, May 9, 2014

Galavant, Musical Comedy Series Penned by Aladdin Tony Nominee Alan Menken, Glenn Slater & Dan Fogelman, Picked Up by ABC by Ryan McPhee

Look out, Frozen, because there’s a new fairytale musical comedy that we can't wait to obsess over. According to Deadline, ABC has picked up Galavant for a series order. …

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Thursday, May 8, 2014

Heathers Performs "Circular Road" Live at the YH Studio by Young Hollywood

Heathers Performs "Circular Road" Live at the YH Studio Heathers is more than a sister act -- they're a TWIN sister act! Musicians Louise and Ellie Macnamara pay a visit to the YH Studio to …

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Photo Coverage: Broadway's Shapiro Sisters Play 54 Below! by Jessica Gordon

Milly amp Abigail Shapiro just premiered their Sister Act -- 'The Shapiro Sisters Live Out Loud' with special guests Andrew Lippa and Lesli Margherita last night, May 5, 2014 at 54 Below. To…

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Sunday, May 4, 2014

Review: A Test of Faith by Michael Block

Honoring the roots of the classics is a noble mission to undertake. Discovering a cohesive way to pay homage to the past while still remaining contemporary and distinct seems to be something…

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Thursday, May 1, 2014

Andrew Lippa and Lesli Margherita to Join THE SHAPIRO SISTERS: LIVE OUT LOUD at 54 Below, 5/5 by BroadwayWorld

Milly amp Abigail Shapiro premiere their Sister Act -- 'The Shapiro Sisters Live Out Loud' with special guests Andrew Lippa and Lesli Margherita on May 5, 2014 at 54 Below.

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Michael Watson Takes Over as Frankie Valli in West End's Jersey Boys by Ryan McPhee

There’s a new big man in town! Michael Watson will don the flashy red jacket as Frankie Valli in the West End production of Jersey Boys beginning April 29. Watson takes over for John L…

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Liz Callaway & Ann Hampton Callaway's SIBLING REVELRY At 54 Below Starts Tonight by Pat Cerasaro

Popular concert performers, Broadway headliners and recording artists Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway reteam for a reprise of their celebrated sister act SIBLING REVELRY at 54 Below to…

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Monday, April 14, 2014

Coming to 54 Below: Maggots, Queens, Tappers & More to Play the New York Hotspot! by Ryan McPhee

It may finally be getting warm outside, but even in summer, 54 Below is always the hottest spot in town, with the venue featuring dozens of stage stars strutting their stuff every week. Belo…

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Friday, April 11, 2014

Photo Coverage: Carolee Carmello, Telly Leung & More Sing at BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS at 54 Below by Stephen Sorokoff

Last night, 54 Below celebrated some of the most memorable show-stopping musical moments from Broadway. The show featured some of Broadway's greatest stars, including Tony nominee Carolee Ca…

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Photo Coverage: Carolee Carmello Previews BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS at 54 Below by Walter McBride

On April 10, celebrate some of the most memorable show-stopping musical moments from Broadway at 54 Below.The show will feature some of Broadway's greatest stars, including Tony nominee Caro…

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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

STAGE TUBE: SISTER ACT Tour Performs 'Let It Go' Saturday Intermission Cover by Stage Tube

Cast members from the First National Tour of Sister Act the Musical have started a series called Sunday Intermission Covers aka SIC. During their 15-minute Sunday intermission, the actors ra…

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Monday, April 7, 2014

Liz Callaway & Ann Hampton Callaway Set For Adelaide Cabaret Festival, 6/20-6/21 by Pat Cerasaro

Internationally celebrated vocalists and performers Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway team up yet again for their renown sister act SIBLING REVELRY at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival in Ju…

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Saturday, March 29, 2014

Tony Winner Patina Miller Looks Back on Her Glorious Year Leading the Pippin Circus by Broadway.com

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are asked to sit through an "exit interview" with HR about their time at the company. Although that concept doesn't exist for Br…

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Friday, March 28, 2014

Twin-Sister Act Heathers Plays "Forget Me Not" Live at SXSW by Young Hollywood

Twin-Sister Act Heathers Plays "Forget Me Not" Live at SXSW YH catches up with Dublin, Ireland-based alt-pop band, Heathers -- comprised of twin sisters Ellie and Louise Macnamara -- at SXSW…

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Twin-Sister Act Heathers Plays "Forget Me Knots" Live at SXSW by Young Hollywood

Twin-Sister Act Heathers Plays "Forget Me Knots" Live at SXSW YH catches up with Dublin, Ireland-based alt-pop band, Heathers -- comprised of twin sisters Ellie and Louise Macnam…

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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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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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Monday, March 17, 2014

A male Wicked witch, a female Billy Elliot? Welcome to West End Recast by Nancy Groves

Adam Lenson's one-night-only musicals compendium has actors singing the parts that gender, age or race normally rule out. But can it shake up traditional casting?Green light floods the audit…

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