Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Review: An Inconvenient Black History of British Musical Theatre (1900-1950) by Trevor Boffone

The Boy Friend. Oliver!. Cats. Blood Brothers. The Phantom of the Opera. Les Miserables. Billy Elliot. Matilda. If British musical theatre conjures images of whiteness, this is not by chance…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 04:04AM
Sunday, October 24, 2021

The week in theatre: Get Up, Stand Up!; Value Engineering: Scenes from the Grenfell Inquiry; Love and Other Acts of Violence by Susannah Clapp

Lyric; Tabernacle; Donmar Warehouse LondonMagnetic Arinzé Kene as Bob Marley powers the West End’s latest jukebox musical. And a verbatim play drawn from the Grenfell inquiry bears unstin…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:48AM
Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Call Redialed: NEW Ryan Bauer-Walsh Interview: The Rainbow Lullaby, First LGBTQIA+ Lullaby album, Ali Forney Center, Banana Duck (gender neutral cloth by Adam Rothenberg

I have been a fan of Ryan Bauer-Walsh ever since we met back in 2012. Prior to the global pandemic, I got to see Ryan in Seven Angel’s Theatre 2019 production of my all time favorite music…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 08:54PM
Friday, October 1, 2021

Broadway Games: The Broadway 10 by JK

With the 74th Tony Awards behind us, we thought we'd test your Tony winner knowledge. As you probably know, Moulin Rouge! The Musical won 10, including Best Musical, and as such becomes one…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:18AM
Thursday, September 23, 2021

S2 Ep4: Gregory Jbara by Automatic Episode Import

Best known for his Tony Award-winning role as “Dad” in the hit musical BILLY ELLIOT, Gregory Jba

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:02AM
Thursday, September 16, 2021

Brand New Production of BILLY ELLIOT Announced at Curve Leicester

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical, Billy Elliot, will receive a brand-new production at Curve Leicester in summer 2022. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:51PM
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

‘Bob Marley songs are my DNA!’ – behind the scenes at the Get Up, Stand Up! musical by Alexis Petridis

Clint Dyer was asked to direct the eagerly awaited reggae rollercoaster the night before he started cancer treatment. He explains why he couldn’t say no Clint Dyer walks into the cafe of…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:54AM
Saturday, September 4, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Beau Dixon and Camille Eanga-Selenge by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Beau Dixon and Camille Eanga-Selenge, hosted by Lois Adamson. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the Freedom Ca…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:32PM
Saturday, August 7, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Gabriel Antonacci and Jacob MacInnis by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Gabriel Antonacci and Jacob MacInnis, hosted by Lois Adamson. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the Play On! C…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:54PM
Saturday, July 24, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Evangelia Kambites and Thom Allison by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Evangelia Kambites and Thom Allison, hosted by Stephanie Johns. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the You Can'…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:54AM
Tuesday, June 1, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   June 1, 1971: Good grief! You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, a smash hit off-Broadway, opened at the Golden Theatre, w…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:12AM
Tuesday, April 27, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  April 27, 1986: Hey, big spender! The Bob Fosse directed revival of Sweet Charity starring Debbie Allen opened at…

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Monday, April 5, 2021

Greatspeed: Billy Elliot the Musical by Goodspeed Musicals

Billy Elliot shines again in this week's episode of Greatspeed! We chat with director Gabriel Barre, choreographer Marc Kimelman and Goodspeed's Executive Director Michael Gennaro and share …

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:48PM
Saturday, March 27, 2021

Santino Fontana | "Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Audio) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Santino Fontana | "Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Audio) Don’t miss a song! Subscribe today! http://bit.ly/RHGoesPopSubscribe The R&H GOES POP! series…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:15PM
Tuesday, February 16, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 16 - 22 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 16 - 22 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 16, 2007: The future Tony-winning Best Play, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? opens at the …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:18AM
Tuesday, December 22, 2020

GODSPELL 50th Anniversary by Barry Gordin

Broadway HD celebrates the 50th anniversary or Godspell with the return of a special award winning concert that will debut on their platform December 22. December 21, 2020: Following …

SOURCE: theaterlife at 01:40PM
Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Meet Daniel Hunalp – Performer Stuff Academy Tap Dance Instructor by Performerstuff

Meet Daniel Hunalp – Performer Stuff Academy Tap Dance Instructor Written by: Mark Pawsey December 15, 2020 Performer Stuff Academy Tap Dancer, Daniel Hunalp, will guide, inspire and…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 10:28AM
Friday, December 4, 2020

The Phantom of the Opera Announces West End Return Date; Killian Donnelly to Star by Caitlin Moynihan

The angel of music is coming back to London! Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh have announced that The Phantom of the Opera will once again play at London's Her Majesty’s Theatre …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:48PM
Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Odds & Ends: Jeremy Pope, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Burnap & More Make Forbes' 30 Under 30 by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Broadway Stars on Forbes' 30 Under 30 List Forbes magazine just released its annual list of 30 stars under the age of 30 wh…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Interview with Back to the Future the Musical producer Colin Ingram

From screen to stage, Back to the Future The Musical is making its way to the West End at 88mph and the excitement levels are already at 1.21 gigawatts! After a sparking success at its worl…

SOURCE: London Theatre Direct at 07:00AM
Friday, September 4, 2020

Broadway Games: Name That Show Tune! by JK

Game day, Broadway fans! This week, you will be figuring out the title of a famous show tune. All you have to do is figure out the words below based on the clues. The letters that fit in the…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:48AM
Monday, August 31, 2020

International Theater Project By Turkish Actors To Raise Awareness On Diversity, Value Of Life by Irem Yasar

Sometimes a small event, a work of art or a life story can inspire us, unexpectedly change our perspective on life, help us find the meaning of life or create our own meaning. Spoonface, an …

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 04:26PM
Friday, August 28, 2020

Asolo Rep Announces Updated 2020-21 Season by American Theatre Editors

The Florida theatre's productions of 'Billy Elliot' and 'Three Musketeers' have been postponed and canceled, respectively.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:17PM

Broadway Games: More Trivial Pursuit: Broadway Edition by JK

A few weeks ago, we tried out some Trivial Pursuit: Broadway Edition. The feedback was awesome, and we got several requests to play some more. Your wish is our command! Enjoy! How many we…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:48AM
Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Standing @ Zero: West Side Story's Corey John Snide by JK

Though he began his stage career in a leading role - he was a Billy Elliot in both the West End and Australia - as a Broadway Baby, Corey John Snide's been an amazing utility player. He was …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 12:02PM

Free TheaterMania Jigsaw Puzzle: Billy Elliot Edition

See how long it takes for you to put this puzzle back together.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:32AM
Friday, July 31, 2020

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Congratulations! You've made it through another week, in good health we hope. Here's our weekly game to bring you some theater related fun and stress relief. Today we bring back a favorite -…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:03PM
Friday, July 24, 2020

Broadway Games: Trivial Pursuit - Theater Edition by JK

Growing up, playing games with family and friends was a beloved way to pass the time together. (Funny what isolation makes you miss!) One of our favorites was Trivial Pursuit. I always dread…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:36AM
Sunday, July 12, 2020

Listen to Dancin' Show Tunes and More on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is playing some of the best show tunes …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:24AM
Thursday, June 11, 2020
Monday, May 11, 2020

VIDEO: Flashback To HELLO, DOLLY! and BILLY ELLIOT at Goodspeed Musicals

The staff of Goodspeed Musicals are picking some of their favorite moments from past productions!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:54PM

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