Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Director Jerry Zaks On The Love Stories Behind ‘Hello, Dolly!’ – And Zero Mostel’s Mezuzah by Jeremy Gerard

Director Jerry Zaks already owns four Tony Awards and one of the most eclectic careers on Broadway. He does musicals: Smokey Joe’s Café, La Cage aux Folles. He does plays: Six Degrees…

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Monday, May 15, 2017

Nancy Opel Will Star in Curvy Widow at Off-Broadway's Westside Theatre by Lindsey Sullivan

Nancy Opel is set to star in Bobby Goldman and Drew Brody’s new musical Curvy Widow off-Broadway. The comedy, directed by Peter Flynn, will begin performances at the Westside Thea…

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Friday, May 12, 2017

Ain't We Proud! Bandstand Star Laura Osnes Receives Sardi's Portrait by Lindsey Sullivan

Welcome to Sardi's, Laura Osnes! The Bandstand star received her portrait in the iconic Theater District haunt on May 12. Owner Max Klimavicius presented her with the caricature; Bandsta…

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

'SOHO' recreated at Sadler’s Wells, London by Blouin Artinfo

Sadler’s Wells, London is set to present “SOHO,” a thrill ride of circus, street and theatre, at the Peacock Theatre from May 6 through May 20, 2017.Crazy, voyeuristic, unexpected…

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Sunday, April 16, 2017

It's a Girl! Sutton Foster and Husband Ted Griffin Share Baby News by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway darling Sutton Foster and her husband, Ted Griffin, have exciting news to share! Today the couple told People that they've started a family.  Emily Dale Griffin, born on M…

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Saturday, April 8, 2017

‘Anything Goes,’ a musical comedy staging at Main Stage Theater, Toronto by Blouin Artinfo

Main Stage Theater, Toronto presents the musical comedy ‘Anything Goes.’ The show will be staged from May 25 through May 28, 2017.'Anything Goes' is far from a mere boy meets girl love s…

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Bandstand Star Laura Osnes Is’s Next Video Blogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Want to go behind the scenes at Broadway’s swinging new musical Bandstand? The show’s leading lady, Laura Osnes, is’s latest video blogger! Get ready to go bac…

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Du Barry Was a Lady by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

The show has a great many topical references to celebrities of 1939 (Minsky, Sophie Tucker, Tallulah Bankhead, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt) not all of whom still ring any bells for most t…

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Review: Dancing Can Save Your Life by Michael Block

By Ed MalinIn a world of crooks and unscrupulous press, imagine you are a broke theater producer itching to put on a production of The Threepenny Opera (that classic show about thieves). &nb…

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Anything Goes by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

The score which has been drawn from the four previous New York productions of Anything Goes plays like a Cole Porter greatest hits parade and almost all of the songs are among his most popul…

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Sunday, March 19, 2017

This Week on Broadway for March 19, 2017: Rick Pender (Everything Sondheim), Come From Away by James Marino

Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino and Michael Portantiere talk with Rick Pender, the Executive Editor and Publisher of Everything Sondheim. We review Come From Away, Anything Goes @ Musicals To…

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Anything Goes: Musicals Tonight! by Sandi Durell

    by Peter Haas     In olden days, A Porter musical Played to receptions most enthusical … – Now –amen! – We’ve got one again!   For a joyous theater eve…

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

From Brecht to Lorca, the playwrights who became theatre's freedom fighters by Michael Billington

It’s wrong to characterise 1930s theatre as escapist or frivolous. In Europe and America, many plays were alerting audiences to the dangers of fascism – led by the German fugitive Bertol…

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

VIDEO: Watch Christiane Noll Sing from TheaterWorks' NEXT TO NORMAL by Stage Tube

TheaterWorks will continue its31st Season with NEXT TO NORMAL,runningMarch 23 through April 30, 2017. The cast features Tony nominated Christiane Noll Diana and Australia's David Harris Dan …

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Friday, February 24, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Tricia Alexandro by Zack Calhoon

Tricia Alexandro is a longtime member of The Barrow Group where she has performed in many plays including Expecting Isabel, Short Stuff, her one woman show Snapshots, and, most recently, Joh…

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Improv Comedy at the Highline Ballroom by Sandi Durell

   by Marcina Zaccaria     In the world of comedy improv, where anything goes, Hunter Nelson and Terry Withers maintain their roots. Former students at UCB who became house p…

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A Cure for Wellness — ‘Anything goes’

Set in a Swiss sanatorium, Gore Verbinski’s film gets dotty, then dottier

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Saturday, February 11, 2017

He's the Top! Rebecca Luker and More Celebrate Cole Porter at 92Y This Weekend by BroadwayWorld

Artistic director David Loud leads a stellar Broadway cast - Allison Blackwell, Lewis Cleale, Nikki Renee Daniels, Rebecca Luker and Matthew Scott - through Porter's most exquisite creations…

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

He's the Top! Rebecca Luker and More to Celebrate Cole Porter at 92Y by BroadwayWorld

Artistic director David Loud leads a stellar Broadway cast - Allison Blackwell, Lewis Cleale, Nikki Renee Daniels, Rebecca Luker and Matthew Scott - through Porter's most exquisite creations…

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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘Anything Goes’ at The Little Theatre of Alexandria by David and Jena Jones

With the glowing lights of the National Harbor growing more intense with recent developments, the ability to daydream about luxury yachts and passing ships has become a bit easier.  Luckily…

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Review: ‘Anything Goes’ at The Little Theatre of Alexandria by Kendall Mostafavi

Cole Porter’s Anything Goes is a show that is equal parts silliness, slapstick, and shenanigans. The Little Theatre of Alexandria opened the old classic this past weekend to a sold-out hou…

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Monday, January 9, 2017

Jeremy Benton Will Return to Cagney Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

After taking a temporary leave of absence, Jeremy Benton will return to the off-Broadway musical Cagney. He steps back into the role of Bob Hope, taking over for Jeffrey Denman beginning Jan…

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Monday, January 2, 2017

Musicals Tonight! To Revive Anything Goes by Playbill Staff

The Cole Porter classic will be staged this spring.

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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Sweet Charity by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

The real reason to see the new "Sweet Charity," its third major New York revival, is for Sutton Foster’s bravura performance. Aside from nightclub singer Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes, Fos…

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

REVIEW: Anything Goes, Upstairs At The Gatehouse ✭✭✭✭ by Danny Coleman-Cooke

By Danny Coleman-Cooke This is a show well worth watching, at a venue that is becoming a byword for fun and vibrant festive musicals. Check it out before it goes! This post REVIEW: Anything …

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ANYTHING GOES – Upstairs at the Gatehouse by Jonathan Baz

In quite possibly the finest musical to have been staged at The Gatehouse in recent years, John Plews and his cracking company deliver musical theatre magic in their ambitious staging of Col…

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #2: Best Musicals In Community Theaters in DC/MD/VA by Dcmetrotheaterarts Staff

Here are the staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #2: Best Musicals In Community Theaters. Congrats to all the honorees. Anything Goes at Other Voices Theatre. Assassins at the Laurel…

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ANYTHING GOES – Upstairs at the Gatehouse by Ian Foster

Though smaller in scale, Ovation's productions have never been lacking in ambition and so I was most pleased indeed to see Cole Porter's Anything Goes on the slate for this festive season.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

You can’t say ‘anything goes’ in Ross Petty’s Sleeping Beauty, but most things do by Robert Cushman

Robert Cushman: This Sleeping Beauty, recognizably a Ross Petty production even without Petty on stage, has many things going for it

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Saturday, December 3, 2016

Robert Creighton and Christine Ebersole Join Roster of Broadway's Best to Honor Joel Grey at 25th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala 12/5 by BroadwayWorld

The York Theatre Company James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director Evans Haile, Interim Executive Director David McCoy, Chairman of the Board, dedicated to the development of new musicals an…

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Sutton Foster, Rory O'Malley, Bernadette Peters and More Join York Theatre Company's 2016 Gala Honoring Joel Grey by BroadwayWorld

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and preserving musical gems from the past, has announced that several of Broadway's best - Carolee Carmello Finding Nev…

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