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Tuesday, July 18, 2023

Top 10 Disney Musical Audition Songs for Women! by Alexandra Appleton

Are you looking for the perfect Disney song for your next audition? Keen to think outside the box? Check out our top 10 picks of Disney songs for women!

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Tuesday, June 6, 2023

Countdown to the 2023 Tony Awards! by Alexandra Appleton

It's that time of year! The Tony Awards are upon us but which shows will win big on Sunday evening? Let's take a look at some of the favorites and let us know your predictions!

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Monday, May 8, 2023

The Top Shows To See On Broadway This Summer by Alexandra Appleton

Broadway is buzzing this summer! With so many great plays and musicals, we have chosen our top picks. But what are you hoping to see over the next few months?

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Monday, January 9, 2023

Camp Broadway: The Summer Camp Your Theater Kid Will Love by Alexandra Appleton

Camp Broadway, the original musical theater camp, is back in NYC this July! Discover why the "Camp of Dreams" is the best place to nurture and support your theater kid.

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Thursday, December 8, 2022

It’s Pantomime Season! Oh no, it isn’t! by Alexandra Appleton

Christmas pantomimes in the UK are hugely popular, but how did traditional pantomime entertainment come into being? Read our latest blog to learn more!

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Actors…Get Backstage! by Alexandra Appleton

Stepping away from the spotlight and working backstage could be one of the most valuable experiences in your professional/community acting career. Here's why!

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Sunday, October 30, 2022

10 Spooky Shows to Get You Ready for Halloween! by Alexandra Appleton

It's Halloween weekend! So, let's explore some of our favorite spooky, kooky, and downright dangerous plays and musicals to get us in the mood for a scare!

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Thursday, October 13, 2022

Join the Drama Teachers’ Green Room! by Alexandra Appleton

A theatre community is like no other. And an educational theatre community is invaluable. Join the Drama Teachers' Green Room and let's support each other!

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Wednesday, June 1, 2022

10 Theatre Games and Warm-Up Exercises for Kids! by Alexandra Appleton

Bored of the same games and exercises you have been using with your drama kids recently? Check out our 10 favorites and adapt them to suit you!

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Saturday, April 30, 2022

Discover Exciting New Plays and Musicals! by Alexandra Appleton

It’s the age-old quest for actors, theatre companies, and drama teachers – where can we find new and exciting shows and monologues to use in auditions, festivals, and/or class? Don’t…

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Thursday, April 14, 2022

First Steps to Tackling Shakespeare by Alexandra Appleton

We have all heard of William Shakespeare. His plays are regularly performed across the globe, and they frequently feature as prominent texts on school/college syllabuses. Yet getting to grip…

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Sunday, March 13, 2022

The 10 Hottest Musicals to See on Broadway This Year! by Alexandra Appleton

2022 on Broadway is here with a bang and it promises to be a great year for shows! Let's take a look at just some of the hottest musicals you can catch on Broadway this year!

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Wednesday, February 23, 2022

The Best Plays to See on Broadway This Spring by Alexandra Appleton

With Broadway's doors wide open for business, let's take a look at just some of the best plays to see on Broadway this spring!

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Monday, January 24, 2022

Winter Show Closures on Broadway by Alexandra Appleton

It's been a rocky start to 2022 for Broadway but are things starting to settle down? Let's take a look at shows that closed on Broadway this month and those that are hoping they've just pres…

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Sunday, January 9, 2022

Meet Our Competition Winners! by Alexandra Appleton

We had some great entries to our competition in December - you've all had some very funny moments on (and off) stage! Here are the winning stories, enjoy!

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Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Omicron Hits Broadway and the West End – Are We Back Here Again? by Alexandra Appleton

As Omicron tears through the world and COVID rears its head once more, how are Broadway and the West End's theatre communities coping with the ever changing climate? Can we move forward?

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

A Christmas Carol and its Enduring Theatrical Appeal by Alexandra Appleton

A Christmas Carol, one of the most enduring tales of compassion and generosity triumphing over cruelty and greed. And an ever-popular story to reproduce on stage! Let's take a look at just s…

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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

This Month in Theatre! (December 2021) by Alexandra Appleton

Welcome to a festive edition of the StageAgent Showstopper! Let's see what's going on in the world of theatre this December.

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Monday, November 1, 2021

StageAgent Showstopper: This Month in Theatre (November 2021) by Alexandra Appleton

Wow, how is it November already?! This year is flying by so let's see what's coming up in theatre this month across the globe!

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Top Tips on Mastering Your College Musical Theatre Audition! by Alexandra Appleton

Starting to prepare for your college musical theatre audition? Check out David Sisco and Laura Josepher's top tips for giving your best performance in the room!

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Thursday, October 21, 2021

Meet the Theatre Artist: Starting Out in the Business & Finding Your Path by Alexandra Appleton

In episode 2 of Meet the Theatre Artist, David Sisco and Laura Josepher discuss their different paths into the theatre business and how life doesn't always take you where you think it will!

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Thursday, September 30, 2021

StageAgent Showstopper: Next Month in Theatre (October 2021) by Alexandra Appleton

How did we reach October already?! Let's take a look at what's happening in the world of theatre this coming month. As always, there's lots going on!

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

8 Hispanic and Latinx Plays to Read for National Hispanic Heritage Month! by Alexandra Appleton

As we celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, let’s take a look at 8 plays you should definitely explore this month! Happy reading!

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Thursday, September 2, 2021

Review: Episode 2 of Crossovers Live! with Marc Shaiman and Megan Hilty by Alexandra Appleton

Check out our review of Episode 2 of Crossovers Live! with Marc Shaiman & Megan Hilty. It's a smash! Through a special partnership between StageAgent and Crossovers Live, we arranged for…

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Tuesday, August 31, 2021

StageAgent Showstopper: Next Month in Theatre! September 2021 by Alexandra Appleton

As we reach the end of August, read about all the upcoming theatre news in the latest edition of the StageAgent Showstopper: Next Month in Theatre!

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Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Broadway Stars Join Brian Stokes Mitchell on Crossovers Live! by Alexandra Appleton

Crossovers Live! is the new, live streaming talk show hosted by Tony Award-winning actor, Brian Stokes Mitchell. Cheeky, thought-provoking, and wildly entertaining; iconic artists share rare…

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Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Looking For Drama Teaching Resources? by Alexandra Appleton

Drama teachers, you will love StageAgent for Schools! Find out how an educator account provides the curriculum & resources needed to engage your theatre students.

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Wednesday, July 28, 2021

StageAgent Showstopper: Next Month in Theatre! by Alexandra Appleton

As we come to the end of July, read about all the upcoming theatre news in the latest edition of the StageAgent Showstopper: Next Month in Theatre!

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Wednesday, June 30, 2021

10 Broadway Shows That Showcase American History by Alexandra Appleton

As we celebrate Independence Day, let's see how much history you have learned from Broadway! Here's our top ten shows that showcase American history!

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Tuesday, June 29, 2021

StageAgent’s Monthly Roundup…June 2021 by Alexandra Appleton

As we bid goodbye to June, let's take a look at the latest theatre news from across the world. New York, Melbourne, London, we're looking at you!

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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

The Best and Worst Broadway Fathers! by Alexandra Appleton

With Father’s Day just around the corner, let’s take a look at some of the best and worst fathers to have graced the Broadway stages!

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