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Thursday, October 29, 2015

Billy Elliot The Musical Now Available For Licensing by Tralend

License Billy Elliot The Musical Today!*  An inspiring celebration of one boy’s journey who hangs up his boxing gloves for ballet shoes. Millions of fans…Thousands of standing ovati…

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Monday, October 26, 2015

The Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Awards Nominations Now Accepted by Tralend

$10,000 Awards Named for Broadway Legend Honoring Teachers in all Fields of Education The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is seeking nominations for the 2016 Kennedy Center/St…

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Friday, October 16, 2015

Filichia Features: The FUNNY Indestructible Musical by Tralend

As soon as the lights came up for intermission, my buddy Jay Clark immediately snapped, “Listen, I know you have to stay – but I don’t. I’ll wait in the car.” Actually, the recent …

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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

5 Questions with the Creative Team Behind Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach by Tralend

With the recent exciting news that Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach JR. is now available for licensing, we sat down with the team behind the new musical to gain insight into the …

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Music Theatre International Secures Worldwide Licensing Rights To Bullets Over Broadway by Tralend

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has secured worldwide licensing rights to Broadway’s Tony® nominated hit Bullets Over Broadway. The show is the musical adaptation of…

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Friday, October 9, 2015

Filichia Features: SEVEN BRIDES, SEVEN BROTHERS, SEVENTH RECORDING by Tralend

SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS is experiencing its lucky seventh. Until this year, there had been six recordings on which Gene de Paul’s music and Johnny Mercer’s lyrics have been featu…

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Thursday, October 8, 2015

Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach JR. Now Available for Licensing! by Tralend

License James and the Giant Peach JR. Today* Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale of a boy, his insect friends, and their amazing journey across the ocean on a giant peach of fruit. Roald Da…

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Enter to Win the James and the Giant Peach JR. Master Class Sweepstakes by Tralend

License Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach JR. by November 17th and your organization will be entered into a sweepstakes to receive a master class at your school or theater with th…

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Music Theatre International Secures Worldwide Licensing Rights To CRY-BABY by Tralend

  Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has secured worldwide licensing rights to Broadway’s Tony® nominated hit CRY-BABY. The musical is based on the John Waters m…

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Exclusive! Music Theatre International to License Broadway Musical It Shoulda Been You by Tralend

The recent Broadway musical It Shoulda Been You, featuring a score by Brian Hargrove and Barbara Anselmi, has been acquired for worldwide licensing by Music Theatre International(MTI). The m…

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

The Future of MTIShowSpace by Tralend

Dear MTIShowSpace User, We wanted to take a moment to thank you for being a valued MTIShowSpace user and for your contributions to our theatrical community.  During the past six years over …

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Thursday, September 3, 2015

Elf The Musical Jr. and Magic Tree House: A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens Now Available for Licensing by Tralend

Bring one of our two new Broadway Junior holiday musicals to your stage this season! Based on a classic holiday movie and a best-selling book series, Elf The Musical JR. and Magic Tree House…

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Friday, August 28, 2015

Filichia Features: A New and Improved WOMEN ON THE VERGE by Tralend

At a recent dinner with like-minded Broadway enthusiasts, one told of a director whose vision hadn’t worked for what could have otherwise been a really good musical. Soon after, anothe…

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Disney’s The Little Mermaid Now Available For Licensing! by Tralend

License Disney’s The Little Mermaid Today!* In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. Based on o…

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Thursday, August 13, 2015

Kurt Vonnegut’s God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater Now Available for Licensing! by Tralend

Kurt Vonnegut’s God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is an outrageous and savagely funny fantasy about people, their pleasures, pains, and perversions, a penetrating satire on insanity –…

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Monday, August 10, 2015

5 Questions with Eric Schaeffer about THE FIX by Tralend

On August 11th Signature Theatre opens their production of THE FIX by John Dempsey and Dana P. Rowe. We sat down with director Eric Schaeffer to get the inside scoop on the show the Washingt…

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Thursday, August 6, 2015

License The Toxic Avenger Today! by Tralend

New Jersey’s first Superhero takes the stage in this monster of a comedy based on the classic cult film. The Toxic Avenger, winner of the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadw…

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015

MTI Around the World: Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, American Idiot and Songs For a New World in London by Tralend

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers – Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre From the Golden Age of the movie musical, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers finds its perfect partner in the Regent…

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Monday, July 27, 2015

MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL SECURES WORLDWIDE LICENSING RIGHTS TO HONEYMOON IN VEGAS by Tralend

  NEW YORK, N.Y. – July 27, 2015 – Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) http://www.mtishows.com, has secured worldwide licensing rights to Broadway’s HONEYMOO…

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Friday, July 24, 2015

Disney’s The Lion King Experience is Featured on Nightline by Tralend

ABC’s Nightline recently featured a story on Disney’s The Lion King Experience and the effect of arts education in schools. Watch the episode here. Apply Now for The Lion King Ex…

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

LUCKY STIFF Motion Picture Available On iTunes and On Demand July 24th by Tralend

  Get ready to die with laughter because the new film version of Lucky Stiff is available on iTunes and On Demand July 24th – http://radi.al/LuckyStiff The Off-Broadway musical fa…

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Friday, July 17, 2015

Congratulations to the 2015 Emmy Nominees! by Tralend

  The Nominees for the 2015 Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning, July 16, 2015 by So You Think You Can Dance Host Cat Deeley and breakout star of Orange is the New Black, Uzo Ad…

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Thursday, July 16, 2015

Harry Connick, Jr.’s THE HAPPY ELF Now Available for Licensing by Tralend

Eubie the Elf is on a musical mission to bring Christmas cheer to a town on Santa’s naughty list. A new musical comedy by Grammy Award-winning and TONY Award-nominated composer and lyr…

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Thursday, July 9, 2015

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee Celebrates its 10-Year Anniversary by Tralend

The perennial favorite 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this month. Since becoming available for licensing in 2011 this TONY winner has been prod…

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015

The Freddie G Fellowship in NYC Begins – Meet the Class of 2015 by Tralend

Eight outstanding educators from schools and performing arts centers around the country will work one-on-one with Broadway greats at the 6th Annual FREDDIE G FELLOWSHIP July 8th – 11th…

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Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Kenosha theater director has students reaching for the stars by Tralend

Matt Kulling of The Journal Sentinel of Milwaukee, Wisconsin profiled teacher Holly Stanfield and her students as they prepare for the International Thespian Festival. Read the outstanding a…

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Enhance your Orchestra for Godspell 2012 with OrchExtra – New From MTI! by Tralend

OrchExtra is now Available for Godspell 2012! OrchEXTRA®  – The Industry Leader in Musical Theatre Orchestra Enhancement Just Took a Quantum Leap Forward: Powerful new interface Hund…

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Two Wisconsin Schools to Perform Disney’s The Little Mermaid and Hello, My Baby at Thespian Festival by Tralend

The following is an article from Wisconsin’s WITI Fox 6, about two brand new high school productions of Hello, My Baby and Disney’s The Little Mermaid making their way to the Int…

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Freddie Gershon: There is No Theatre Without the Writers — Part Two by Tralend

The following is an excerpt from MTI Chairman and CEO Freddie Gershon in response to an article published June 12th, 2015 on The Huffington Post: On Friday, June 12th, I posted a piece in t…

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

A Case for the Creators: A Letter from the Dramatists Guild to CBS about the TONYS. by Tralend

The following letter was written to Les Moonves, (President and CEO of CBS) from Doug Wright, (President of the Dramatist Guild of America) about the 69th annual TONY Awards which took place…

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Thursday, May 28, 2015

HUNDREDS OF NYC PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS PERFORM AT BROOKLYN COLLEGE by Tralend

10th ANNIVERSARY STUDENT SHARE CELEBRATION OF THE SHUBERT FOUNDATION and MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL’S “BROADWAY JUNIOR” Hosted by Mary Page Nance From Broadway’s “Finding Neverlan…

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