Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Cast Recording Montage | CAROLINE, OR CHANGE by Roundabout Theatre Company

Behind the scenes of the cast recording for Roundabout's "electrifying" revival of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE! The original Broadway Revival Cast recording is brought to you by Roundabout Records…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:42PM
Friday, January 14, 2022

CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Broadway Cast Recording is Available Today

Broadway Records today releases Caroline, or Change (The New Broadway Cast Recording), made in collaboration with Roundabout Theatre Company under the new Broadway Records label imprint, Rou…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:58AM
Thursday, January 13, 2022

Broadway Games: Marquee Mash-up! by JK

With Broadway back, those marquee installers are starting to get pretty busy. As you probably know, the giant billboard over the Winter Garden Theatre had a logo reboot, when The Music Man …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 04:48PM
Monday, January 10, 2022

After Its Odds-Defying Run, John Cariani Says Bye to ‘Caroline, or Change’ by Laura Collins-Hughes

The pandemic shutdown gave the actor time to reconnect with his clarinet, helping him fully realize his character, a lost-in-grief musician.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 04:48PM
Friday, January 7, 2022

‘Kimberly Akimbo’: A Young Soul in an Old Body by Alan Smason

By EDWARD RUBIN Kimberly Akimbo, the newly penned musical with book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole, Shrek the Musical) and music by Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home, Caroline, or Ch…

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 08:18PM

A Season to Savor a Cherished Musical Again and Again (and Again) by Laura Collins-Hughes

Our critic didn’t set out to see “Caroline, or Change” seven times, but amid so much uncertainty the show turned out to be just what she needed.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:18PM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

Broadway Games: There's Something About Jeanine by JK

These days Jeanine Tesori is the talk of the town. With the acclaimed revival of Caroline, or Change wrapping up this weekend, and her new (and acclaimed) musical, Kimberly Akimbo ending…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Friday, December 31, 2021

Best of 2021: Performances by JK

And so ends another trip around the sun. As theater fans, I'm sure you'll agree that the last two years have been brutal. Here's hoping that 2022 brings us even more live theater to enjoy an…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:36AM
Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Jeanine Tesori’s Gift: Conjuring the Storytelling Potency of Music by Rob Weinert-Kendt

In shows like “Caroline, or Change” and “Kimberly Akimbo,” the composer excels at translating her astute insights about characters into music.

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Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Best of 2021: Debuts by JK

Every New York debut is a momentous occasion for an actor, be on or off or off-off Broadway. Accomplishing this career highlight is no small task, maybe even more so in these trying times.…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:03AM
Monday, December 27, 2021

What Three Broadway Shows Tell Us About Racial Progress by Salamishah Tillet

The female protagonists in “Trouble in Mind,” “Caroline, or Change” and “Clyde’s” show the richness that comes from having a multitude of Black voices onstage.

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Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Watch Caroline or Change's Caissie Levy Revisit Roles in Frozen, Wicked, Hair & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Throughout her Broadway career, Caissie Levy has defied gravity, let the sun shine in, let it go and more. Levy is currently playing Rose in Caroline, or Change, which is playing at Studio…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:36PM

BWW Album Review: CAROLINE, OR CHANGE (The New Broadway Cast Recording) is Truly Remarkable & Moving

Christmas came early when Broadway Records released CAROLINE, OR CHANGE (The New Broadway Cast Recording) on digital platforms. The stunning two-disc recording captures every marvelous momen…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:12PM
Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Top 10 Lists of Top 10 Theater in 2021. Best NYC stage plays and musicals by New York Theater

The Broadway debut of “Trouble in Mind” some three decades after playwright Alice Childress’ death is the most popular choice among critics whose lists of top 10 New York theater for …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 07:34AM
Monday, December 20, 2021

Odds & Ends: West Side Story's Ariana DeBose Named Best Supporting Actress by the Los Angeles Film Critics by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Ariana DeBose Wins L.A. Critics Award  Tony nominee and former Broadway.com vlogger Ariana DeBose is wowing audiences as A…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:42PM

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 12/18/21 by Broadway.com

Be on the lookout for The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station. Featured this week: - Broadway.com Editor-i…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:12PM

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE in the Recording Studio

Roundabout Theatre Company has released the studio recording of Caroline, or Change (The New Broadway Cast Recording) from Broadway Records/Roundabout Records, with the physical release …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM
Sunday, December 19, 2021

Latest Omicron Effects on Broadway Schedules by Stagelight

Shows with adjusted schedules Ain’t Too Proud – No Changes Aladdin – Sunday, December 19th canceled The Book of Mormon – No Changes Caroline, or Change – No Changes Chicago – No …

SOURCE: StageLight Magazine at 03:09PM
Friday, December 17, 2021

‘Caroline, or Change’: Now More Than Ever by Alan Smason

By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out“) Coming just a year after the tragic deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor and last summer’s massive Black L…

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 12:42PM

Broadway Caroline, or Change Revival Releases Cast Album December 17 by Logan Culwell-Block

The recording features Sharon D Clarke, Caissie Levy, Samantha Williams, and the complete cast of Roundabout Theatre Company's current revival.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, December 16, 2021

Broadway in the Age of COVID by JK

I was going to post my review of Company today, but in light of the current rash of performance cancellations, I thought perhaps talking about our experience with Broadway during a pandemic …

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Get a 1st Listen to Sharon D Clarke's 'Lot's Wife' From Upcoming Caroline, or Change Broadway Revival Cast Album by Logan Culwell-Block

The Broadway Records release will also feature performances from Caissie Levy, Samantha Williams, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:00AM
Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Hear from Carmen Cusack, Caissie Levy & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Before The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Fadal, this episode will air in New York C…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM

REVIEW: Caroline, or Change by JK

Review of the Saturday, December 11, 2021 evening performance at Studio 54 in New York City. Starring Sharon D. Clarke, Gabriel Amoroso, Caissie Levy, Tamika Lawrence, Samantha Williams, Kev…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 10:12AM
Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Samantha Williams Played the Title Role in Caroline, or Change in College & Now She's Emmie on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Samantha Williams made her Broadway debut as Alana Beck in Dear Evan Hansen, and now she's starring as Emmie Thibodeaux in the Broadway revival of Caroline, or Change at Studio 54. Here, Bro…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:24PM

The Broadway Show: CAROLINE, OR CHANGE’s Samantha Williams on Playing the Tony-Winning Role of Emmie by Broadway.com

Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek talks to CAROLINE, OR CHANGE star Samantha Williams about her full-circle life moment, what she learned from her time away from the character and m…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:24PM
Monday, December 13, 2021

Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Caissie Levy

Today's episode features Caissie Levy, who is currently starring on Broadway in Caroline, or Change. '[This show] has been wonderful to be a part of. I was finishing my run as Elsa when they…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:13AM

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 12/11/21 by Broadway.com

- Be on the lookout for THE BROADWAY SHOW WITH TAMSEN FADAL, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station. Featured this week: - Host Tamsen Fadal …

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:03AM
Thursday, December 9, 2021

Sharon D Clarke on Making Her Powerhouse Broadway Debut in Caroline, Or Change by Lindsey Sullivan

British stage and screen star Sharon D Clarke already has three Olivier Awards to her name, but Jeanine Tesori and Tony Kushner's musical Caroline, or Change marks her Broadway debut. The…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

The Broadway Show: Sharon D Clarke on Making Her Powerhouse Broadway Debut in CAROLINE, OR CHANGE by Broadway.com

Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek sits down with CAROLINE, OR CHANGE star Sharon D Clarke to talk about celebrating her Broadway debut and returning to the powerhouse title role.

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:06PM

Tonys Administration Committee Announces First Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Broadway.com

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on December 8 to confirm the eligibility status of 12 Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the first time the committee met to…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:24AM

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