Friday, November 24, 2023

Did you follow the local news this week? Take our Greater Boston news quiz. by Laura Emde

A visit from Dark Brandon, a 'Beetlejuice' sighting, and a band's visit are all in this week's news quiz. The post Did you follow the local news this week? Take our Greater Boston news quiz.…

SOURCE: Boston Globe at 05:00AM
Thursday, November 16, 2023

Introducing The Weekly Grail with Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer, a New Vlog Revealing the Magic (and Silliness) of Spamalot by Darryn King

Eight times a week at the St. James Theatre, Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer commands the stage as the all-powerful Lady of the Lake in the riotous new revival production of Spamalot. (You probabl…

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Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Beetlejuice is a demonic good time by Kimzyn Campbell

Thirty-five years after its film debut, the classic Tim Burton Halloween comedy Beetlejuice has been reimagined, first set loose like a demon as a 2019 Broadway musical (score by Eddie Perfe…

SOURCE: at 09:59AM
Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Ghost of a Show: A Review of “Beetlejuice” at the Auditorium Theatre by Dennis Polkow

Take away all the heart and soul of the property and fill the evening with overblown songs that stop the action rather than advance it and you have “Beetlejuice” the musical.

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Thursday, November 9, 2023

Review: ‘Beetlejuice the Musical’ at the Auditorium is unstoppable — nothing this critic can do by Chris Jones

My objections? Oh, an incoherent and crass book and tasteless jokes about “Creepy Old Guys” and so on. But Isabella Esler is a huge young talent as Lydia.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:10PM
Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Video: Dolly Parton Teases the 'Clever' Way Her Broadway Musical Brings Her 'Big Story' to the Stage

Dolly Parton is revealing new details about her upcoming Broadway musical. Although she had a script ready for a biopic, she said she 'just kept burning with that Broadway.' Now working with…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:10AM
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

DRACULA: A COMEDY OF TERRORS at New World Stages by Cindy Sibilsky

Combine elements of Rocky Horror Picture Show and Beetlejuice with The 39 Steps and Mel Brooks’s Young Frankenstein, add a quick-witted, fast-paced, farcical script, mix in five phenomenal…

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Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Alex Brightman & Elizabeth Teeter Beetlejuice Halloween Costume & Bows Swap Story by bwaySHO

Beetlejuice Broadway stars Alex Brightman & Elizabeth Teeter chat with @bwaySHO at BAD Cinderella's Opening Night about their Halloween Costume & Bows Swap. You can watch the curtain call an…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:12PM
Monday, October 30, 2023

Beetlejuice National Tour Recoups by Logan Culwell-Block

Justin Collette, Isabella Esler, Megan McGinnis, and Will Burton currently lead the ghoulish musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:55AM

BEETLEJUICE North American Tour Recoups After Only 37 Weeks On The Road

The North American Tour of the smash hit musical BEETLEJUICE recouped its initial investment during the recent Denver engagement, and after only 37 weeks on the road. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:13AM
Sunday, October 22, 2023

My Variety Review of Broadway's "Gutenberg! The Musical!" by Frank Rizzo

As backers’ auditions go, “Gutenberg! The Musical!” — a wildly delusional conceit so full of itself that it boasts two exclamation points — doesn’t stand a chance of making it to…

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 03:44PM
Thursday, October 12, 2023

Gutenberg! The Musical!: A Meta-Musical Satire That Doesn’t Deserve Exclamation Points by Frank Scheck

★★★☆☆ Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells reunite for the first Broadway production of this musical spoof by Scott Brown and Anthony King, creators of "Beetlejuice." The post Gutenberg!…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:56PM
Tuesday, October 3, 2023

Rawls lands 'Beetlejuice The Musical' lead role on cruise ship - Richland Source

Rawls saw the casting call call recently on and decided to send in an audition tape. It included clips from previous shows in which ...

SOURCE: Google at 06:03PM
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…

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Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Spamalot Casting Complete by Sandi Durell

The court of the St. James Theatre is complete! Taran Killam (“Saturday Night Live”) will join the cast of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical comedy Monty Python’s SPAMALOT as Sir…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 07:55AM
Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Taran Killam Will Be Lancelot in Broadway's Spamalot by Logan Culwell-Block

Beetlejuice star Alex Brightman, who starred in the production's Kennedy Center run, will take over the role in 2024.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:43AM
Monday, September 18, 2023

Lauren Boebert Apologies For Behavior at Denver BEETLEJUICE Performance

Congresswoman Lauren Boebert has apologized for her behavior following her removal from a performance of Beetlejuice in Denver last week. Read her statement here.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:33AM
Sunday, September 17, 2023

Representative Lauren Boebert Apologizes After Being Removed From Beetlejuice Performance by Molly Higgins, Logan Culwell-Block

The Colorado congresswoman issued a statement regarding her disruptive behavior, which resulted in her being ejected from a Denver theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:25PM
Friday, September 15, 2023

Video: New Footage Shows Congresswoman Lauren Boebert Vaping at Denver BEETLEJUICE Performance

Further details are unfolding following Congresswoman Lauren Boebert's removal from a performance of Beetlejuice in Denver earlier this week. A new video shows Boebert vaping during the pe…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:03AM
Wednesday, September 13, 2023

Lauren Boebert Ejected from “Beetlejuice” Musical in Denver by Michael Paulson

The Congresswoman was asked to leave after being accused of being loud and recording the show at a moment when many theaters are debating how to deal with raucous audience behavior.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 06:49PM

U.S. Representative Lauren Boebert Ejected From Colorado Beetlejuice Performance by Logan Culwell-Block

The politician reportedly "caused a disturbance" during a performance of the Broadway tour, singing along and recording on her cell phone.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:55PM
Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Congresswoman Lauren Boebert Removed From Denver BEETLEJUICE Performance

Congresswoman Lauren Boebert and a guest were ejected from a weekend performance of Beetlejuice in Denver.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:19PM
Sunday, September 10, 2023

Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! by Alex Miller

In this episode of the OnStage Colorado podcast, Alex Miller and Toni Tresca take a look at the touring production of the Tim Burton film — plus a roundup of what’s on stage now and comi…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:29PM
Saturday, September 9, 2023

‘Beetlejuice’ slays ’em at the Denver Center by Alex Miller

The world’s most obnoxious dead guy rolls into town for a musical version of the hit Tim Burton film The post ‘Beetlejuice’ slays ’em at the Denver Center appeared first on OnStage C…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:07AM
Friday, September 8, 2023

Full Cast Announced for North American Tour of ‘Company’ by Matthew Herzog

The producers of the Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim’s and George Furth’s Company, winner of five 2022 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, have announced the full cast for t…

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Thursday, September 7, 2023

Leslie Odom, Jr.’s Beetlejuice stage door by bwaySHO

Leslie Odom, Jr. Didn’t make fans Wait For It at the stage door as the Tony Award Winner comes out in Beetlejuice stripes & a mask after Purlie Victorious’ 1st SHO on Broadway. #Leslie…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:15PM
Wednesday, September 6, 2023

Broadway’s “Beetlejuice” a naughtier, louder take on Tim Burton film | Review by John Wenzel

While updating itself for Gen Z, Broadway's "Beetlejuice" is a zany, old-school romp that flies by with charm and visual delight.

SOURCE: Denver Post at 05:33PM
Thursday, August 24, 2023

Beetlejuice Tour

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:19PM
Wednesday, August 23, 2023

The Cottage Bows on Broadway by bwaySHO

The Cottage bows on Broadway! Loved this hilarious comedy with brilliant actors. 🎥: @bwaysho The Cottage is by @sandyrustin_ & directed by @jalexander1959 #TheCottage #TheCottageBwa…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:55PM

All that Chat

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
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