Monday, September 17, 2018

Grosses Analysis: SpongeBob SquarePants Ends Broadway Run on a High Note by Andrew Gans

Carousel and Gettin’ the Band Back Together also played their final performances on Broadway.

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Sunday, September 16, 2018

Time to Hop Off! CAROUSEL Takes Final Broadway Bow Today by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld reported in August, the acclaimed revival of Rodgers amp Hammerstein's classic musical Carousel, directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien and choreographed by 2…

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Broadway Revival of Carousel Closes September 16 by Ryan McPhee

The Jack O'Brien-helmed production stars Tony winner Jessie Mueller and Tony nominee Joshua Henry.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Ruth Wilson, Jayne Houdyshell & More Join Glenda Jackson for King Lear; Sam Gold to Direct by Lindsey Sullivan

Talented stage and screen stars have been tapped to join Tony, Oscar and Emmy winner Glenda Jackson in the previously announced production of William Shakespeare’s King Lear. Ruth Wils…

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Say Goodbye to Broadway's Carousel with Joshua Henry's #BigelowFlows Video Spiral

Joshua Henry's gorgeous acoustic series reimagines the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel.

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Monday, September 10, 2018
Friday, September 7, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Ringo Starr to Last-Chance “Carousel” by Mark Beech

New York’s autumn theater season adds another two shows this week: “Girl From the North Country,” Conor McPherson’s play with Bob Dylan music, and pool-room saga “The Nap.” They …

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Photo Flash: Cast Members of CAROUSEL and MY FAIR LADY Perform For Seniors at the Actors Fund Home by BroadwayWorld

Cast members of current revivals of shows from Broadway's Golden Age performed for former entertainment professionals at the Actors Fund Home in Englewood, New Jersey on Sunday, August 19th.

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Thursday, September 6, 2018 #LiveatFive with Jessie Mueller of Carousel and Abby Mueller of Beautiful by

Sisters Jessie and Abby Mueller stop by HQ to chat about Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Carousel and more with Paul Wontorek. 

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Odds & Ends: Lindsay Mendez to Play Return Solo Concert Engagement & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Lindsay Mendez to Play Return Solo Concert Engagement Lindsay Mendez, the gorgeous-voiced Tony winner of Carousel, will o…

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Monday, September 3, 2018

Tony Award Winner Lindsay Mendez Found a New Voice to Take on Carousel’s Carrie Pipperidge by Ryan McPhee

How the actor found comfort in pushing herself to play the fearless, outspoken character.

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Saturday, September 1, 2018

Annie Lee stars in Pawn Again Christian by Arts Review

A topsy-turvy ride on the merry-go-round of faith… where one is often trampled by the carousel horses, acclaimed actress Annie Lee (The Kransky Sisters) presents her new one-woman show, P…

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Friday, August 31, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Major Play Debuts, Laura Pausini, Sun Ra, Hamilton by Mark Beech

This week, New York has two significant plays making their debuts: Theresa Rebeck’s new comedy “Bernhardt/Hamlet” and “The True,” Sharr White’s political satire.Meanwhile, music …

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

6 Must-See Displays at the New York Public Library’s Rodgers & Hammerstein Exhibit by Ruthie Fierberg

From the duo’s annotated Oklahoma! script to original Carousel set sketches, watch this video tour for highlights from the special exhibit.

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Tony Winner Lindsay Mendez Will Play Feinstein’s/54 Below in October by Adam Hetrick

A Tony winner for her performance in Carousel, Mendez will offer an evening of classic and contemporary musical theatre songs.

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Carousel, SpongeBob, Straight White Men & More by Eric King

New York theater audiences are gearing up to say goodbye to a new musical, an acclaimed revival, a Tony-winning dame and a slew of off-Broadway shows. rounded up the h…

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Darren Criss Announces 2018 Elsie Fest Lineup Including Sutton Foster, Joshua Henry, Alex Newell, The Prom & Be More Chill by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Emmy nominee and Broadway alum Darren Criss has recruited a talent-packed group of stars to take part in the 2018 edition of his outdoor musical celebration Elsie Fest. The annual e…

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Sutton Foster, Joshua Henry, Alex Newell, and Darren Criss Will Headline 4th Annual Elsie Fest by BroadwayWorld

It has been announced that the festival will be led by Two-time Tony Award winning actress, singer and dancer Sutton Foster TV Land's Younger, ABC Family's Bunheads, Anything Goes, Thoroughl…

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Sunday, August 26, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Revived “Band’s Visit,” Autumn Lookahead by Mark Beech

The new fall season looms in New York, with a lot to look forward to, including three shows that were big hits in London: “Girl From the North Country,” with Bob Dylan songs; Jez Butterw…

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Five Burning Questions with Carousel Tony Award Winner Lindsay Mendez

Lindsay Mendez on playing Carrie in Carousel, winning a Tony Award, and advice for young musical theatre actresses.

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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

A Ballet Crowd, Bustin’ Out All Over ‘Carousel’ by Gia Kourlas

Amar Ramasar, Brittany Pollack and Craig Salstein get a chance to stretch on Broadway. With Justin Peck, they talk about the challenges and rewards.

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The Most Shows at One Theater (Part 1) by JK

I'm pretty sure that if you take the time to read theater blogs, you love going to the theater. And you probably keep track of which shows you've seen. Maybe you keep all of your tickets, or…

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Monday, August 20, 2018

HITS AND MISSES by Matt Windman

While the cast album of Carousel is as disappointing as the revival, My Fair Lady is one of the albums of the last 60 years.

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Saturday, August 18, 2018

BWW Interview: Margaret Colin Gets Ready to Close Up Mrs. Mullin's Carousel by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this month, the acclaimed revival of Rodgers amp Hammerstein's classic musical Carousel, directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien and choreogra…

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Friday, August 17, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Drake to “Pretty Woman” by Mark Beech

In one of the hottest musical tickets in months, Drake is at Madison Square Garden. “Pretty Woman” is another big seller as the hit movie comes to the New York stage. These are just two …

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Thursday, August 16, 2018 #LiveatFive with Lindsay Mendez of Carousel by

Lindsay Mendez stops by HQ to chat about Carousel and more with Paul Wontorek.

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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Broadway Bucket List: Little Rock Star Shanice Williams Wows As She Sings Her Three Dream Roles

Little Rock star Shanice Williams wows again as she sings dream roles from Carousel, Show Boat, and Children of Eden.

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Friday, August 10, 2018

DVR Alert: Tune In to GREAT PERFORMANCES Tonight to See Renee Fleming, Jessie Mueller and More by BroadwayWorld

Tune in to your local PBS station tonight, August 10th, at10 PM ET to catch Great Performances Chicago Voices, the gala held at Chicago's Lyric Opera in 2017. The evening was hosted by Renee…

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Carousel Stars Renée Fleming and Jessie Mueller Featured in August 10 PBS Concert, Chicago Voices by Andrew Gans

Michelle Williams, Terrence Howard, and Kurt Elling will also be heard in the broadcast.

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