Monday, October 24, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Welcomes Legendary Tony-Winning Writer Martin Charnin by Behind The Curtain

He created the role of Big Deal in the original WEST SIDE STORY. He changed the face of musical theatre, and pop culture, when he wrote ANNIE. And, now, Martin Charnin is sitting down for a …

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ANNIE Star Joins Season Two of Hit Netflix Series STRANGER THINGS by TV News Desk

Broadway alum Sadie Sink and actor Dacre Montgomery have signed on as series regulars for Season Two of the popular Netflix series STRANGER THINGS.

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Annie Revival Star Joins Stranger Things by Adam Hetrick

Sadie Sink, who took over the starring role in the 2012 revival of Annie, is heading to Stranger Things.

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Sunday, October 23, 2016

"The Roads to Home" - A sometimes elusive search for comfort by (judd Hollander)

By Judd HollanderThe concept of "home" is more than just a physical location. It's also a state of mind that can conjure up a place from long ago where things seemed to be better, happier an…

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Thursday, October 20, 2016

Best in Shows @ 54 Below by Barry

Farah Alvin, Roger Bart, Haven Burton, Eden Espinosa, Capathia Jenkins,  Andy Karl, Orfeh, Gabriella Pizzolo, Keala Settle, Margo Seibert, Rob McClure (Chaplin), Charles Strou…

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

VIDEO: Sarah Jessica Parker & Andrea McArdle Perform 'Tomorrow' at?Broadway For Hillary Fundraiser by TV News Desk

One of the evening's highlights was an epic duet featuring Sarah Jessica Parker and Andrea McArdle, who joined forces to perform the iconic anthem 'Tomorrow' from ANNIE

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Sarah Jessica Parker on Her ‘Most Exciting’ Annie Team-Up with Andrea McArdle for Hillary Clinton Gala by Paul Wontorek

Stage stars came together to support Hillary Clinton on October 17 at the presidential hopeful's Stronger Together concert at the St. James Theatre, a star-studded event that provided a …

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Friday, October 14, 2016

Odds & Ends: Sadie Sink Set for Netflix's Stranger Things, Suzan-Lori Parks Play Extends Off-B'way & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Sadie Sink Set for Netflix's Stranger Things Broadway alum Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie) has landed a series regular…

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VIDEO: Former ANNIE Star Sarah Jessica Parker Sings Sweet Rendition of 'Maybe'! by TV News Desk

Sarah Jessica Parker stopped by 'Popcorn With Peter Travers' to talk about her new HBO series 'Divorce' and treated fans to a sweet rendition of 'Maybe' from the Broadway musical ANNIE.

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Andrea McArdle At The Wick: Still The Working Actress Four Decades After Playing Annie by Bill Hirschman

Back in 1977 when 13-year-old Andrea McArdle’s name exploded across the country, the moniker Broadway Baby recognized the talent powering her performance as Annie singing the iconic anthe…

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

TCG Publishes JOHN by Annie Baker by BroadwayWorld

Theatre Communications Group TCG has announced the publication of John by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Annie Baker. The play received its world premiere in the fall of 2015 Off-Broadway…

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Sunday, October 9, 2016

Lucille Carr-Kaffashan “Unwritten” by Sandi Durell

  by Susan Hasho     Lucille Carr-Kaffashan took us to school in the best possible way with her show “Unwritten.” Subtitled “Celebrating ­­­­21st Century Female Sing…

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The Seagull review – Chekhov with a comic and contemporary twist by Lyn Gardner

Gaiety theatre, DublinConstantin becomes Constance in this gender-switched production, though it’s as much about intergenerational conflict as lesbian loveMichael West and Annie Ryan’s c…

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Saturday, October 8, 2016

Broadway Review: ANNIE by Admin

THE NEW TAKE COMES UP CHOCOLATE WATER…!                                           &…

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TEST POST by Admin

* The shows I’ve produced represent an eclectic collection of Broadway, Off-Broadway, West End, and touring shows, including Annie; Patrick Stewart’s A Christmas Carol; Arthur Miller’s…

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Friday, October 7, 2016

Q&A With Christine Ebersole: Cabaret, Elizabeth Arden and Alicia Keys’s War on Makeup by Patrick Pacheco

Christine Ebersole admits that when she was young, she wanted to be famous. The blond beauty now describes herself as daughter, mother, wife, and animal lover. In that order.Talk about under…

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Datebook: ‘Going… Going… GONE!’ at Hudson Guild Theatre, Los Angeles by Blouin Artinfo

‘Going, Going… Gone!’ a new baseball comedy will run through Nov 6, 2016, at Hudson Guild Theatre, Los Angeles. Written by Emmy Award-winning writer (M*A*S*H*, Cheers, The Simpsons) an…

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Theatre Review: ‘The Call’ at UMD School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies by Elle Marie Sullivan

Tanya Barfield’s “The Call” follows two couples intimately linked. One is Annie and Peter, a white heterosexual couple planning to adopt. The other is Rebecca and Drea, an African-Amer…

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

I Interview Playwrights Part 880: Kate Tucker Fahlsing by Adam Szymkowicz

Kate Tucker Fahlsing Hometown: Ann Arbor, Michigan Current Town:  I’m currently a lady without a town! I’ve been spending a lot of time in Chicago and New York City though…

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Sunday, October 2, 2016

Review: ‘The Call’ at University of Maryland at The Clarice by Ramona Harper

Annie and Peter, a white married couple, haven’t been able to conceive a child of their own so they decide to adopt a child from Africa.  Rebecca and Drea, a newly married African America…

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Actress Spotlight: Rachel Brosnahan of Woody Allen’s ‘Crisis in Six Scenes’ by Mfoss

Like many people, Rachel Brosnahan first got to know New York City by watching Woody Allen movies. “Annie Hall is one of my parents’ favorite films,” said Brosnahan, who gr…

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

ANNIE's Martin Charnin Helms WALLENBERG Musical Developmental Lab Today by BroadwayWorld

The new musical WALLENBERG will receive a developmental lab this fall in New York City, directed by Tony-winning ANNIE lyricist Martin Charnin.

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Monday, September 26, 2016

From Annie to West Side Story and Beyond: A Video History of Broadway Junior by Adam Hetrick

From the hits to the misses, take a video journey through the history of Broadway Junior.

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Tomorrow on TCM: Slapstick in the ’70s by Trav S.D.

Tomorrorow, Turner Classic Movies will be continuing their slapstick series by pressing farther into the future than you might have thought possible. 8:00pm (EST): Bananas (1971) To appropri…

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Broadway Bounty Hunter, Starring Annie Golden, Heads to Joe’s Pub by Michael Gioia

The musical by Joe Iconis was recently seen at Barrington Stage Company.

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Saturday, September 24, 2016

I Interview Playwrights Part 876: Laura Rohrman by Adam Szymkowicz

Laura RohrmanHometown:  Penngrove, California Current Town: New York City Q:  Tell me about your upcoming show: A:  I have two upcoming shows in New York City this fall. …

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Heisenberg's Denis Arndt on Mary-Louise Parker, His Jet-Setting Backup Plan & What He Always Carries with Him by

Age: "This is my 78th orbit! Imagine that. Most guys my age are dead." Hometown: Clyde, OH Current Role: Denis Arndt plays Alex, a butcher who has a chance meeting with…

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Casting Set for Peter Pan Goes Wrong in the West End by

Peter Pan Goes Wrong has announced casting for its return to the West End’s Apollo Theatre. The Olivier nominated comedy, which brings mayhem to the J.M. Barrie classic and festive fav…

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Good Canary review – Malkovich makes addiction drama dazzle by Michael Billington

Rose, KingstonJohn Malkovich’s immaculately staged version of Zach Helm’s clever play about drug dependency and genius doesn’t quite escape its sentimental conclusion John Malkovich is…

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Billy Eichner, Shayna Steele & More Join Cast of NBC's Hairspray Live!; Full Company Set by Broadway Staff

It’s Hairspray Live!, you gays! Noted Wicked tailgater Billy Eichner has joined the starry lineup for NBC’s December 7 musical telecast. The Billy on the Street and Difficult Peo…

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tori Bates Cast as First Bi-Racial Actress in ANNIE; Full National Tour Casting Announced by BroadwayWorld

After touring the production to over 100 cities across the nation and recently overseas to Jakarta and Singapore, Troika Entertainment LLC is pleased to announce the castingfor the 2016-2017…

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