Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Broadway in a Box CD Review: OBCR Camelot by JK

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Camelot OBCR (1960) At Christmas a few years ago, Jeff gave me a copy of Broadway in a Box: The Essential Broadway Musicals Collection. He has now given me th…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:18AM
Saturday, July 31, 2021

Carly Bawden, Declan Bennett, John Pfumojena, More Star in Regent’s Park Open Air Carousel by Andrew Gans

The Rodgers and Hammerstein classic begins performances at the outdoor venue July 31.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Choreographer Drew McOnie: ‘Success is made of the time you don’t waste’ by Lyndsey Winship

The live-wire choreographer has certainly not been wasting his, as he works on a new production of Carousel, a Take That film, his first ballet, and starting a family Choreographer Drew McO…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:54AM
Sunday, July 25, 2021

Happy National Merry-Go-Round Day by Trav S.D.

I was born in the town with the oldest continuously operating carousel in the U.S. (the Flying Horses of Watch Hill, Rhode Island, est 1876, above), and so you might say I have been remiss i…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 10:06AM
Thursday, July 22, 2021

Celebrating Audra McDonald: Our Favorite Moments by JK

This week, we celebrate another amazing woman - another July 3rd birthday lady - who thrills with everything she does, on TV, on film, and, of course, the Broadway stage. With a record 6 Ton…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:32AM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Episode #60! Boardwalk DVC Review, Broadway friends, and Ale and Compass! by Framily Travel

THANK YOU DAY FAMILY!!!! Boadwalk- It’s the Showplace of the Shore! Checking out the "Merhorse" Carousel, Spooky Nanny chairs with creepy feet, remembering Coney Island, Meeting Pluto and…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:19PM
Thursday, July 15, 2021

Review: ‘Schmigadoon!’ Has a Song in Its Heart, and Everywhere Else by Margaret Lyons

The Apple TV+ series both mocks and embraces the glories of classic musicals like “Brigadoon,” “Oklahoma!” and “Carousel.”

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 05:24PM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Highlights from Together Again: Max & Celeste Sing Their Broadway Favorites by Goodspeed Musicals

Together Again: Max & Celeste Sing Their Broadway Favorites Goodspeed by the River July 7-18, 2021 Stars of Goodspeed’s hit new musical Passing Through reunite for an exciting evening of …

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:48PM
Monday, July 12, 2021

Oklahoma / Finale: Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' (Reprise) | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Oklahoma / Finale: Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'" (Reprise) From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Oklahoma! Ensemble (19…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:45PM

People Will Say We're in Love (Reprise) | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"People Will Say We're in Love" (Reprise) From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Laurence Guittard and Christine Andreas …

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All er Nuthin' | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"All er Nuthin'" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Christine Ebersole and Harry Groener Listen now to the RODGERS &…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:15PM

The Farmer and the Cowman | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Farmer and the Cowman" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Philip Rash, Mary Wickes, Harry Groener, Laurence Guit…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:00PM

Out of My Dreams | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Out of My Dreams" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Christine Andreas and Oklahoma! Ensemble (1979) Listen now to …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:45PM

Lonely Room | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Pore Jud Is Daid" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Martin Vidnovic Listen now to the RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLA…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:30PM

Pore Jud Is Daid | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Pore Jud Is Daid" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Laurence Guittard and Martin Vidnovic Listen now to the RODGER…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:15PM

People Will Say We're in Love | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"People Will Say We're in Love" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Christine Andreas and Laurence Guittard Listen no…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00PM

It's a Scandal! It's a Outrage! | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"It's a Scandal! It's a Outrage!" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Bruce Adler and Oklahoma! Ensemble (1979) Liste…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:45AM

Many a New Day | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Many a New Day" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Christine Andreas and Oklahoma! Ensemble (1979) Listen now to th…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:30AM

I Cain't Say No | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"I Cain't Say No" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Christine Ebersole Listen now to the RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OK…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:15AM

Kansas City | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Kansas City" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Harry Groener, Mary Wickes and Oklahoma! Ensemble (1979) Listen now…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:00AM

The Surrey with the Fringe on Top | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Surrey with the Fringe on Top" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Laurence Guittard, Christine Andreas and Mary …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:45AM

Laurey's Entrance | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Laurey's Entrance" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Christine Andreas Listen now to the RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S O…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:30AM

Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Laurence Guittard Listen now to the RODGERS & HAMM…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:15AM

Overture | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Overture" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Oklahoma! Orchestra (1979) and Jay Blackton Listen now to the RODGERS …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:00AM
Sunday, July 11, 2021

Phantom of the Opera Interview for Performer Stuff Pro Series: The Original London Production – a 34 Year Phenomenon! by Performerstuff

Phantom of the Opera Interview for Performer Stuff Pro Series: The Original London Production – a 34 Year Phenomenon! Written by: Mark Pawsey July 11, 2021 To continue with our Per…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 09:31AM
Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Rodgers and Hammerstein: cosy box-office bankers or radical trailblazers? by Michael Billington

The duo’s shows boast catchy songs but pose problems for directors. As South Pacific and Carousel return this summer, our writer looks back on enchanted evenings with the odd couple’s mu…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:12PM
Friday, July 2, 2021

Broadway Game: Rebuses by JK

BROADWAY GAMES: REBUSES Below are rebuses (rebi?) that form the titles of shows. Good luck! 1.  2.   3.               4.       5.       #2587 Answ…

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Friday, June 25, 2021

Broadway Games: Musicals That Were Plays First by JK

Broadway Games: Musicals That Were Plays First Part One: Can you match the musical with the play on which it was based? 1. Wonderful Town                  a. The Rainmaker 2.…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:18AM
Tuesday, June 22, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 22 - 28 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: June 22 - 28 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  June 22, 1976: One of the most produced and beloved musicals of all time, Godspell, debuted on Broadway at the Bro…

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Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Ted Chapin: ‘Every time I see one of these shows, I discover something new’ by Jesse Green

For 40 Years, he was the man overseeing Rodgers and Hammerstein’s theatre properties including ‘The Sound of Music’ and ‘Carousel!’ After finally stepping down from the role, Ted C…

SOURCE: The Independent at 02:32AM
Thursday, June 3, 2021

The Wedding: There's Music in You | From RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Wedding: There's Music in You" From RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Phumzile Sojola, Victoria Clark and Rodgers…

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