Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Broadway From A to Z: B by JK

Today, we continue our new series that is strictly to the letter. Broadway From A to Z, will look at the people, shows and history of The Great Bright Way! Obviously, with each entry, we'll…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:06AM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Michael James Scott, Brenda Braxton, Nick Adams, and More Join FOWL PLAY Industry Reading

Jacob Stuckelman and Joseph Hayes announced today the complete casting for the industry reading of Fowl Play – A New Musical Comedy. Alongside previously announced star Rosé (“RuPaul's …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:23PM

Sexual Consent Santa is coming to town! Taylor Mac’s drag queen Christmas by Alex Needham

With a Virgin Mary strip show, lessons in how to sit on Santa’s lap and a carol about drugs, this festive extravaganza is about as alternative as Christmas can get. Is Britain ready for th…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:24AM
Friday, October 8, 2021

Carolee Carmello Breaks into Songs by Sandi Durell

By Brian Scott Lipton . . . For over three decades, Carolee Carmello has proven to be the consummate musical theater actress, tackling everything from 1776 to Mamma, Mia! to Hello, Dolly! an…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:45AM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Celebrating Betty Buckley: Great Moments We Missed by JK

Last week, we celebrated July birthday-gal Betty Buckley, with a look back at our favorite moments in her illustrious career. We've been so fortunate to witness so many! (HERE) This week, we…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:36AM
Wednesday, July 7, 2021

This Month in Theatre History by American Theatre Editors

From a 1776 play about the American Revolution to 'Hamilton,' July has been a hot month for theatre.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:03PM
Sunday, July 4, 2021

This Week on Broadway for July 4, 2021: 1776 by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about the musical, “1776” This Week on Broadway has been coming to you every week since 2009. It is the longest running Broadwa…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM

Are you feeling ready to snap? - John and Abigail Adams Family Theme - REPRISE FOR JULY 4TH by Fred Landau

Ready to snap?  The 1776-Addams Family cross-over "The John and Abigail Adams Family theme song" - as it might have been adapted by the writers of "1776" https://youtu.be/4bUcJKIYFyw

SOURCE: Music and Comedy at 12:05PM

For the 4th of July: 25 Plays and Musicals about American History by New York Theater

Some of the best-known plays or musicals about American history actually depict the Fourth of July; one of them, “1776,” is entirely about the events leading up to it. But most of the th…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 06:50AM
Saturday, July 3, 2021

From 1776 to Hello, Dolly!: Celebrating Betty Buckley’s Greatest Stage Moments by Playbill Staff

In honor of the Tony Award-winner's birthday, look back at her career highlights spanning more than 40 years.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Saturday, June 26, 2021

SALUTE TO THE 2021-22 SEASON OPENINGS PART 1 - Company, The Music Man, TheLehman Trilogy (the 3 hour saga in 8 minutes) by Fred Landau

 SALUTE TO THE 2021-22 SEASON OPENINGS (PART 1) (also a July 4 "1776" "Adams Family" cross-over) Company "Another Hundred Patti Fans Got Off Of Their Phones" https://youtu.be/biOPO57uQ1…

SOURCE: Music and Comedy at 05:06PM
Monday, June 7, 2021

Pre-Broadway Dates Set for 1776, Idina Menzel to Star in Wild & More A.R.T. Season Updates by Caitlin Moynihan

American Repertory Theater has announced updates for its 2021-2022 season. The previously announced pre-Broadway run of 1776, co-directed by Diane Paulus and Jeffrey L. Page, will play at th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM

Pre-Broadway 1776; Idina Menzel in Wild; Whitney White's Macbeth in Stride Set for A.R.

American Repertory Theater has announced its 2021-22 productions.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:24AM

A.R.T.'s New Season Will Feature Idina Menzel in Wild in Concert Plus Premieres of Macbeth in Stride and Ocean Filibuster by Andrew Gans

The long-awaited revival of 1776, directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus, will also debut at the Massachusetts venue.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM

Wake Up With BWW 6/7: New Dates For Broadway-Bound 1776, and More!

American Repertory Theater has announced its upcoming programming, including updated dates for Broadway-bound 1776, a new musical starring Idina Menzel, and much more. Billy Porter has teame…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:16AM
Saturday, June 5, 2021

American Repertory Theater Announces Upcoming Programming; New Dates For Broadway-Bound 1776, New Musical Starring Idina Menzel, and More!

1776 will now play May - July 2022 in the Loeb Drama Center before it plays at Roundabout Theatre Company in fall 2022 and begins a national tour in February 2023.  WILD in Concert is a ne…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:26PM

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Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
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