Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Shattered Globe Theatre and Theater Wit Present Chicago premiere of “THE REALISTIC JONESES” by Michael J. Roberts

 Shattered Globe Theatre and Theater Wit are pleased to present the Chicago premiere of Will Eno’s heartbreaking new comedy THE REALISTIC [...] The post …

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LES MISÉRABLES WILL PLAY BROADWAY IN CHICAGO’S CADILLAC PALACE THEATRE JULY 9-27, 2019 by Michael J. Roberts

Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISÉRABLES, [...] The post LES MISÉRABLES WILL…

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Interview with STOMP Performer ARTIS OLDS by Michael J. Roberts

STOMP performer Artis Olds discusses the cross cultural importance of dance and percussion and his [...] The post Interview with STOMP Performer ARTIS OLDS appeared first on Showbiz Chicago.

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A Humanized Scrooge Highlights Milwaukee Rep’s Masterful “A Christmas Carol” by Matthew Perta

Reviewed by: Matthew Perta Highly Recommended Some may see Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol as a heartwarming [...] The post A Humanized Scrooge Highlights Milwaukee Rep’s Master…

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

Ghostlight Records Releases “HUNDRED DAYS” Cast Album by Michael J. Roberts

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced the release of Hundred Days, the original cast recording of the critically acclaimed new musical, on CD [...] The post Ghostlight Records Releases R…

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LENA HALL CELEBRATES CHRIS CORNELL IN FINAL “OBSESSED” VIDEO SERIES RELEASING DEC. 7 by Michael J. Roberts

SKB Records has announced the twelfth and final month of the groundbreaking new music and video [...] The post LENA HALL CELEBRATES CHRIS CORNELL IN FINAL “OBSESSED” VIDEO SERIE…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Interview with Producer/Author/Educator LAURENCE MASLON by Michael J. Roberts

Prof. Laurence Maslon discusses his new book Broadway to Main Street: How Show Tunes Enchanted [...] The post Interview with Producer/Author/Educator LAURENCE MASLON appeared first on Showbi…

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Ghostlight Records Releases New Single “LOSER GEEK WHATEVER” from Joe Iconis’ BE MORE CHILL by Michael J. Roberts

Ghostlight Records has announced the release of “Loser Geek Whatever” – the brand-new single from the Broadway-bound musical sensation BE MORE [...] The post Ghostlight Records R…

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Broadway In Chicago Announces STOMP $25 Tix Digital Lottery by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce that a digital lottery will begin Dec. 4 [...] The post Broadway In Chicago Announces STOMP $25 Tix Digital Lottery appeared first on Showbiz Chi…

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Elements Ballet Announces World’s First Full Length Improvised Ballet by Michael J. Roberts

Elements Ballet announces its Winter Program, SOAKED. A two-night world-premiere, this event promises and exciting new [...] The post Elements Ballet Announces World’s First Full Leng…

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Interview with ‘KRIS KRINGLE THE MUSICAL’ Writer/Co-Lyricist MARIA CIAMPI by Michael J. Roberts

MARIA CIAMPI discusses the creation and process of bringing KRIS KRINGLE The Musical to the stage.  [...] The post Interview with ‘KRIS KRINGLE THE MUSICAL’ Writer/Co-Lyricist …

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Interview with THE BOOK OF MORMON’S JAKE EMMERLING by Michael J. Roberts

After six years, original THE BOOK OF MORMON tour cast member JAKE EMMERLING returns to [...] The post Interview with THE BOOK OF MORMON’S JAKE EMMERLING appeared first on Showbiz Chic…

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MILWAUKEE CHAMBER THEATRE’S ‘CHRISTMAS IN BABYLON’ IS A YULETIDE GEM by Matthew Perta

Reviewed by: Matthew Perta HIGHLY RECOMMENDED What does the concept of family mean to you?  [...] The post MILWAUKEE CHAMBER THEATRE’S ‘CHRISTMAS IN BABYLON’ IS A YULETIDE…

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Monday, November 19, 2018

Interview with Artistic Director JACQUELINE STONE by Michael J. Roberts

Jacqueline Stone discusses the importance and responsibility of exposing young audiences to theatre for the [...] The post Interview with Artistic Director JACQUELINE STONE appeared first on…

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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Reimagined ‘Miss Saigon’ Is Grounded In Realism by Justin Williams

Reviewed by: Justin Williams Highly Recommended It is hard to believe but in over 20 [...] The post Reimagined ‘Miss Saigon’ Is Grounded In Realism appeared first on Showbiz Chic…

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

KINKY BOOTS RETURNS TO CHICAGO by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway In Chicago and TROIKA Entertainment are delighted to announce tickets for the Tony Award ®- winning KINKY BOOTS will go [...] The post KINKY BOOTS RETURNS TO CHICAGO appeared…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

BROADWAY IN CHICAGO HONORS THE LATE JAMES M. NEDERLANDER AND HIS BROADWAY LEGACY IN CHICAGO BY RENAMING THE ORIENTAL THEATRE by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway In Chicago today proudly announced their plans to honor the late James M. Nederlander, [...] The post BROADWAY IN CHICAGO HONORS THE LATE JAMES M. NEDERLANDER AND HIS BROADWAY LEG…

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Milwaukee Rep’s High Spirited “The All Night Strut” Leaves Audiences Spellbound by Matthew Perta

Reviewed by: Matthew Perta Highly Recommended With a world growing more insane by the minute, [...] The post Milwaukee Rep’s High Spirited “The All Night Strut” Leaves Audi…

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Monday, November 12, 2018

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS RELEASES “BRIGADOON” NEW YORK CITY CENTER 2017 CAST RECORDING by Michael J. Roberts

Ghostlight Records has announced the release of Lerner & Loewe’s Brigadoon – New York City Center 2017 [...] The post GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS RELEASES “BRIGADOON” NEW YORK CITY CENT…

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“PHILIP CHAFFIN: WILL HE LIKE ME?” RELEASED BY PS CLASSICS by Michael J. Roberts

PS CLASSICS, the label that celebrates the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, has [...] The post “PHILIP CHAFFIN: WILL HE LIKE ME?” RELEASED BY PS CLASSICS appeared …

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Sunday, November 11, 2018

Interview with Playwright/Director SPENSER DAVIS by Michael J. Roberts

Director/Writer SPENSER DAVIS discusses his newest play PLAINCLOTHES which is being premiered at BROKEN NOSE [...] The post Interview with Playwright/Director SPENSER DAVIS appeared first on…

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Friday, November 9, 2018

Interview with “AMERICA’S GOT TALENT” PRODUCER, ADAM DAVIS by Michael J. Roberts

“America’s Got Talent” Producer ADAM DAVIS returns to to the broadcast as we discuss the [...] The post Interview with “AMERICA’S GOT TALENT” PRODUCER, AD…

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS WILL RECORD “THE JONATHAN LARSON PROJECT” by Michael J. Roberts

Ghostlight Records has announced that it will record The Jonathan Larson Project to be released in early 2019. The album will [...] The post GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS WILL RECORD “THE …

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Monday, November 5, 2018

“Kris Kringle: The Musical” New Studio Cast Recording Released by Yellow Sound Label by Michael J. Roberts

Yellow Sound Label has released the new studio cast recording of Kris Kringle The Musical. Kris Kringle is the [...] The post “Kris Kringle: The Musical” New Studio Cast Reco…

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Laurence Maslon’s “BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET: HOW SHOW TUNES ENCHANTED AMERICA” Now Available Online & In Bookstores by Michael J. Roberts

Oxford University Press has announced the release of Broadway to Main Street: How Show Tunes Enchanted America, [...] The post Laurence Maslon’s “BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET: HOW SHO…

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Tony Nominated MELISSA ERRICO’S NEW ALBUM “SONDHEIM SUBLIME” RELEASED BY GHOSTLIGHT DELUXE by Michael J. Roberts

GHOSTLIGHT DELUXE, an imprint of Ghostlight Records, has announced that Sondheim Sublime — the new album from Tony Award-nominated singer and [...] The post Tony Nominated MELISSA ER…

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TELLY LEUNG’S NEW DIGITAL SINGLE “ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS YOU” TO BENEFIT ARTISTS STRIVING TO END POVERTY by Michael J. Roberts

TELLY LEUNG — currently starring as the title role in Disney’s Aladdin on Broadway — will release a new digital single, an [...] The post TELLY LEUNG’S NEW DIGITAL SINGLE…

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NEW STUDIO CAST RECORDING OF COLE PORTER’S “SOMETHING FOR THE BOYS” TO BE RELEASED BY PS CLASSICS by Michael J. Roberts

PS CLASSICS, the label that celebrates the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, will [...] The post NEW STUDIO CAST RECORDING OF COLE PORTER’S “SOMETHING FOR THE BOYS&…

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Ghostlight Records Releases Bilingual Children’s Album “Singing You Home: Children’s Songs for Family Reunification” by Michael J. Roberts

Ghostlight Records has released Singing You Home: Children’s Songs for Family Reunification — a new bilingual children’s album featuring multiple [...] The post Ghostlight Records…

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Margo Seibert’s Debut Solo Album “77th Street” Released by Yellow Sound Label by Michael J. Roberts

Yellow Sound Label has announced that 77th Street, the compelling and heartfelt debut solo album from MARGO SEIBERT – [...] The post Margo Seibert’s Debut Solo Album “77th …

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT 14TH SEASON AUDITIONS ANNOUNCED by Michael J. Roberts

Serving as the nation’s preeminent talent show, NBC’s America’s Got Talent (AGT) will once again hit the [...] The post AMERICA’S GOT TALENT 14TH SEASON AUDITIONS ANNOUNCED appeare…

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