Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Inside Opening Night of MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: AnthonyKen LLC and Sheryl Lee Ralph/The Diva Foundation present the Off-Broadway premiere of MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL, the new musical that cel…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:42AM
Saturday, May 25, 2024

Tracy Bidleman Chats ANYTHING GOES Tour; and Highlights! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: On Tuesday, ANYTHING GOES opened the final stop on its National Tour at Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts; you can check out my review here.…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:12PM
Friday, May 24, 2024

Today on Broadway: Friday, May 24, 2024 by Matt Tamanini

Dulé Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Bring ‘Lights Out’ to NYTW, De Waal to Lead Muny’s ‘Anything Goes,’ ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ Rehearsal Highlights “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Mon…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Thursday, May 23, 2024

Jeanna de Waal, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Adrianna Hicks, Ann Harada, More Cast in Muny Anything Goes by Andrew Gans

Marcia Milgrom Dodge will direct the Cole Porter classic with choreography by Jared Grimes.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM
Monday, May 20, 2024

Casting a spell: meeting three witches in 1968 by Emma Beddington

Despite what we might have assumed, it wasn’t all about the sex In 1968, the Observer met three witches, but thankfully it didn’t end in murder, haunting and tragedy. Seventeen years sin…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:32AM
Friday, May 17, 2024

Once Upon a Mattress, Starring Sutton Foster, to Open on Broadway This Summer by Hayley Levitt

Once Upon a Mattress, the recent New York City Center Encores! production led by Sutton Foster, will move to Broadway this summer. Directed by Encores! Artistic Director Lear deBessonet, th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:36PM
Thursday, May 16, 2024

Jinkx Monsoon in Anything Goes, La Cage aux Folles, More in Pasadena Playhouse 2024-2025 Season by Logan Culwell-Block

The California company's upcoming season includes two special theatrical events at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:48PM
Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Broadway and Beyond on 13 and Online by New York Theater

Leslie Odom in the Tony-nominated Broadway musical “Purlie Victorious,” Sutton Foster in “Anything Goes,” and a London concert by Audra McDonald are among the acclaimed theatrical pe…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 02:58PM
Tuesday, May 7, 2024

Video: Watch Hannah Waddingham Talk Olivier Awards Opening on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JIMMY FALLON

Hannah Waddingham stopped by The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Monday evening to discuss her role in the film The Fall Guy and other projects. To kick off the conversation, Fallon compli…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:48AM
Friday, April 19, 2024

Broadway Games: Where Haven't We Seen You Before II by JK

 Broadway Games: Where Haven't We Seen You Before: This week's game asks you to pick the one show each Broadway luminary below didn't work on. 1. Jason Robert Brown A. Broadway: The La…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:36AM
Monday, April 15, 2024

Video: Hannah Waddingham Opens the 2024 Olivier Awards With 'Anything Goes'

Last night, the 2024 Olivier Awards were held at the Royal Albert Hall, hosted by Hannah Waddingham. Waddingham opened the ceremony with a performance of 'Anything Goes' to kick off the fes…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:24AM

Hannah Waddingham opens the ceremony with Anything Goes performance | Olivier Awards 2024 by Official London Theatre

Hannah Waddingham performs Anything Goes at the Olivier Awards 2024 with Mastercard at the Royal Albert Hall. Established in 1976, the Olivier Awards celebrate the world-class status of Lon…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:27AM
Friday, March 15, 2024

Kiss Me, Kate | 2024 London Trailer by Official London Theatre

Cole Porter’s hit musical starring the multi-award-winning Adrian Dunbar (Ridley, Line of Duty) and Broadway musical superstar and Tony Award winner Stephanie J. Block (Into The Woods, 9 t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:46AM
Thursday, February 22, 2024

Broadway Collections: Playbill Cards by JK

Somewhere between the baseball card boom and the advent of Lights of Broadway cards, Playbill gave us their version to trade.  Broadway Collections: Playbill Cards While cleaning off and …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:32AM
Thursday, February 15, 2024

Obsessed, a New Diane Warren Musical Featuring Taylor Swift's 'Say Don't Go,' Takes Steps Toward Broadway by Darryn King

Obsessed, a new musical about the life of Grammy and Emmy-winning songwriter Diane Warren, set to her biggest hits, has taken its next steps toward Broadway. Press representatives say that…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:48PM
Friday, February 9, 2024

Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster Take Over the Pie Shop in Broadway's Sweeney Todd by Darryn King

Tony Award winners Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster take over the lead roles of Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street on February 9 for a limited engag…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:06AM
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Anything Goes is everything you need for winter by Catey Sullivan

Longtime cabaret chanteuse Meghan Murphy has always had an outsize stage persona. For years her “Big Red” shows (the name refers to both Murphy’s supermodel stature and flaming red hai…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:48PM

Feels Like Heaven: A Review of “Anything Goes” at Porchlight Music Theatre by Mary Wisniewski

It’s January in Chicago, and we must somehow survive it. You could go to Miami, but not everyone has the time. So here’s a closer source of heat—a dynamite production of “Anything Go…

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 08:00AM
Friday, January 19, 2024

Review: In ‘Anything Goes’ by Porchlight Music Theatre, star Meghan Murphy makes this Cole Porter musical sail along by Chris Jones

Take a cruise with a show packed with vitality, honesty and love for old-school Broadway.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 01:20PM
Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Stephanie J. Block to Make West End Debut in Kiss Me, Kate Alongside Adrian Dunbar by Darryn King

Tony Award winner Stephanie J. Block will make her West End debut in Kiss Me, Kate this summer, starring alongside Irish actor Adrian Dunbar. Block will play the roles of Lilli Vanessi / Kat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:02PM
Monday, January 8, 2024

Broadway Babe by Barry Gordin

Nostalgic finds from Broadway Babe include Leonard Bernstein, Anything Goes, Damn Yankees and Elaine Stritch. January 8, 2024: Broadway Babe, Randie Levine-Miller has some great nostalgic …

SOURCE: theaterlife at 10:23AM
Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Video: Watch Kelly Clarkson Sing 'I Get a Kick Out of You' From ANYTHING GOES

Kelly Clarkson opened the new episode of her talk show with a cover of Cole Porter's 'I Get a Kick Out of You.' Originally sung by Ethel Merman in the musical Anything Goes, the song has als…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:02AM
Thursday, November 16, 2023

Full Cast Set for Broadway's Days of Wine and Roses, Starring Kelli O'Hara and Brian d'Arcy James by Darryn King

The complete cast is set for Days of Wine and Roses, starring the previously announced Kelli O’Hara and Brian d’Arcy James. The new musical, adapted from the 1962 film and 1958 telepla…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18PM
Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster to Take Over Lead Roles in Sweeney Todd by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Award-nominated revival of Sweeney Todd is welcoming a new pair of stars. Tony-winning performers Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster will take over the roles of Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lov…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:19AM
Monday, October 2, 2023

40 Years of Broadway: Creative Influencers: The Designers by JK

40 Years of Broadway: Creative Influencers: The Designers I've been so fortunate to see some of the greatest stage designs of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. Many of the master in…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:55AM
Monday, September 4, 2023

As You Like It, Shakespeare's Globe review - vibrant, ebullient fun in a forest where anything goes by Rachel Halliburton

A production that feels as if it could erupt into cabaret at any moment To proclaim that you’re playing gender games with Shakespeare’s As You Like It seems a little like announcing that…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 02:19PM
Friday, August 25, 2023

40 Years of Broadway: 1983 vs 2023 - The Good Stuff I by JK

40 Years of Broadway: 1983 vs 2023 - The Good Stuff Things change. Sometimes for the better. Sometimes not so much. It's true in every aspect of life, and it is definitely true of Broadw…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:33AM
Thursday, August 24, 2023

40 Years of Broadway: The Things I've Picked Up Along the Way by JK

40 Years of Broadway: 5 Things I've Learned Slave Play and Be More Chill Learn some history. Sorry, young readers out there, but musical theater did not start with Be More Chill, an…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:37AM
Friday, August 11, 2023

Alex Brightman and Colin Donnell Make Their Broadway Play Debuts in The Shark Is Broken by Broadway.com

For Alex Brightman and Colin Donnell, two of the three stars of the new play The Shark Is Broken, acting on Broadway is nothing new. Brightman made his Broadway debut in 2008 in the musica…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:37AM
Sunday, July 30, 2023

Streaming Review: Anything Still Goes As The Revival Of A Cole Porter Classic, ANYTHING GOES, Streams On BroadwayHD

Tappy Make Me Happy, so how could little Bobby not be happy with this dip in the stream?

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:07AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards