Wednesday, July 17, 2019

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the CATS Movie with Judi Dench, Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson & More!

Universal Pictures shares a look inside the upcoming Cats movie and announces that the first trailer will be released on Friday! Watch the video below!

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Says Modern ‘Cinderella’ Heading To Broadway; ‘Killing Eve’ Writer Emerald Fennell Partnering by Greg Evans

Andrew Lloyd Webber casually announced that his contemporary musical version of Cinderella, with a book by The Crown actress/Killing Eve writer Emerald Fennell, will arrive on Broadway next …

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Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Cats Movie by Ryan McPhee

The film adaptation of the feline phenomenon will drop its first trailer July 19.

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Cats, cancer and mental breakdown: the joy of indie gaming

As blockbuster budgets swell and big studios grow more risk-averse, indies are leading the way with innovation

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Clays Roberts to Make U.S. Debut as Jack Kelly in Theatre by the Sea’s Newsies by Matt Edwards

As covered in today, Clay Roberts will make his U.S. debut as Jack Kelly in Theatre by the Sea’s Newsies opening later this month. While Clay maybe New Zealand born, he has s…

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Monday, July 8, 2019

Martin Charnin, Tony-Winning Creator of Annie, Dies at 84 by Beth Stevens

Martin Charnin, the Tony-winning creator of Annie, died on July 6 in White Plains, New York after suffering a heart attack three days earlier. He was 84. His daughter confirmed the news on F…

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Sunday, July 7, 2019

Dog Man, The Musical ***** by Barry Gordin

“No Bones about It” By: Samuel L. Leiter July 17, 2019: There’s a new superhero in town and bad cats (the feline variety, not hipsters) had better watch out. His bite may not b…

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Photo Flash: THE CHER SHOW and CHICAGO Perform at Sing For Your Seniors' Broadway Sessions

Sing For Your Seniors brought cast members from 'The Cher Show,' 'Chicago The Musical' and 'Cats The Musical' to Encore Community Services in midtown on June 25th.

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Saturday, July 6, 2019

Making magic by Mo Brady

by Craig Donnelly Craig Donnelly “Kim needs to see you right…

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

‘Just Kitten Around’: named for cats, made for humans by Brianna Wellen

Felines are the toughest stand-up audience in town. It's pretty hard to impress a cat. They are notoriously apathetic and play by their own rules.…

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Monday, July 1, 2019


KERI RENÉ FULLER discusses recreating the iconic role of Grizabella for new North American Tour [...] The post INTERVIEW WITH ‘CATS’ STAR KERI RENÉ FULLER appeared first on Showbiz Chi…

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

300 Shows: Awesome Design by JK

After some 36 years of seeing Broadway shows, I have to admit it takes a lot to impress me. But I can guarantee that if everyone on the creative team is on the same page, and everything abou…

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'Your cat is watching you!' The fearless felines hidden by their author by Arifa Akbar

William Baldwin concealed his 16th-century book Beware the Cat because of its satirical swipes at the Catholic church. Now, it’s celebrated on stage What was the first novel in the English…

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Monday, June 24, 2019

George Salazar by Barry Gordin

George Salazar, Be More Chill ’s Michael in the Bathroom Has Gone as Fur as He C’n Go – at the Lyceum TheatreBy: Ellis Nassour June 25, 2019: George Salazar is co-starring, scene-…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

BBC Radio 2's Elaine Paige on Sunday to Be Broadcast Weekly on by is excited to announce the upcoming weekly broadcast of Elaine Paige on Sunday, the beloved BBC Radio 2 show featuring Olivier-winning stage icon Elaine Paige. Beginning on June…

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Broadway Barks 2019 Canceled Due to Construction in Shubert Alley by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway Barks, the star-studded dog and cat adoption event benefiting New York City animal shelters and rescue groups, will not be happening this summer because of construction in Shubert A…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

300 Shows: Guilty Pleasures and the Worst Shows by JK

Ah, reminiscing... So, over the first 300 Broadway shows, I've enjoyed many a show that others dislike. You know the ones I'm talking about - shows that are "too popular," "too silly," or a …

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘Hello, Dolly!’ at The Kennedy Center by Lynne Menefee

Though we lost the great Carol Channing this year, her signature role as Dolly Levi in the “Hello, Dolly!” is now in the very capable hands of another entertainment legend and Tony Award…

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Call Answered: Michelle Tattenbaum: "25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" at ACT of Connecticut by Adam Rothenberg

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is one of my favorite Broadway shows. When I heard ACT of Connecticut, one of my favorite regional theatres, was mounting a production of it, I jus…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Tony Winner Lena Hall Sets New York Stage Return in Meat Loaf Musical Bat Out of Hell by Andy Lefkowitz

This just might be the news of the day! Power-voiced Tony winner Lena Hall has been cast as Sloane in the upcoming New York City Center run of the Meat Loaf musical Bat Out of Hell. The prev…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

I Interview Playwrights Part 1043: Normandy Sherwood by Adam Szymkowicz

Photo by Jody Christopherson Normandy Sherwood Hometown: Olney, MD Current Town: Brooklyn, NY. Q:  Tell me about Madame Lynch. A:  Madame Lynch herself was Eliza Lynch, a 19th century woma…

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

Betty Buckley in “Hello, Dolly!” at The Kennedy Center by Blouinartinfo

Betty Buckley in “Hello, Dolly!” will be on stage at The Kennedy Center’s Opera House venue beginning June 4 through July 7, 2019.Betty Buckley, the Broadway legend, plays the title ro…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Rialto Chatter: Could Taylor Swift And Jennifer Hudson Have Dueling CATS Oscar Songs? by Alan Henry

The Blast reports that Taylor Swift and Jennifer Hudson may release competing new songs for the upcoming CATS film.

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

London Calling with Imogen Lloyd Webber: Tony Nominee Warren Carlyle on Kiss Me, Kate, Hugh Jackman and More by

Imogen Lloyd Webber sits down with Kiss Me, Kate's Tony-nominated choreographer Warren Carlyle to talk about his early days in Cats and working with Hugh Jackman.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

In the Movies: Aladdin, Lion King, Cats plus two nods to the Bard by Steven McKnight

Anyone watching television this week has probably viewed the onslaught of commercials for the Memorial Day weekend opening of Aladdin. It is the first of three major releases based on Broadw…

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Behind the Legacy Robe by Mo Brady

by Angela Tricarico Each Broadway season, the Legacy Robe makes its journey around Broadway to every musical that opens with an ensemble. The Robe is given to the ensemblist in each show wit…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Falling Backwards Onto Broadway by Mo Brady

by Zachary Daniel Jones Zachary Daniel Jones I never in a mill…

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Internet Meme Sensation, Grumpy Cat, Dies at Age 7 - Check Out Our Flashback Photos of Grumpy With the Cast of CATS by Stephanie Wild

Grumpy Cat, the feline internet celebrity who took the world by storm with her 'grumpy' demeanor, has died at age 7, according to The New York Times.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Standing @ Zero: Tootsie's Harris Milgrim by JK

So, why "Standing at Zero"? You know the numbers across the front of the stage? Zero is center, and we are putting one performer front and center.At the end of April, this month's honoree op…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Brighten Your Day With 12 Theatre-Inspired Cat Memes by Kailey Hansen

What do you get when you mix theatre and a bunch of cats? Well, probably the musical ‘Cats’, but also the mysterious and adorable underworld of theatre-themed kitty memes. Thank you, Int…

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Today on Broadway: Monday, May 13, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Outer Critics Circle Announces Awards, “The Band’s Visit” & “Mean Girls” Announce Some Casting, “Cats” Film Won’t Be Motion Capture! [display_podcast] “Today on…

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