Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Spotlight On...Sarah Beth Pfeifer by Michael Block

Name: Sarah Beth PfeiferHometown: Elliott City, MDEducation:  BM in Musical Theatre from The Catholic University of AmericaSelect Credits:  Enid Hoopes in the national tour of Lega…

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Tale of 3 Broadway Transfers by American Theatre Editors

How ‘Come From Away,’ ‘Amélie,’ and ‘War Paint’ found their footing in resident theatres before stepping up to New York City.

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REVIEW: ‘Come From Away’ at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre by #cota

By Meredith Ganzman  The rousing opening number of the new Broadway musical Come From Away bids us “Welcome to the Rock,” specifically, to Newfoundland, Canada, an island off the easter…

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Come from wherever to see “Come From Away” by Philip

Any people who don’t believe in the Magic of Theatre would be well advised to get themselves to “Come From Away,” where a dozen diverse performers, aided by some chairs, a few coats an…

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COME FROM AWAY – From Canada with love by Oscar E Moore

  You are on an International flight.  Heading back to the USA.  Suddenly you are being diverted because of an emergency in NYC.  It is September 11, 2001.  American airspace has be…

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Come From Away - a wonderful new big bear hug of a musical comes in under the radar by Oscar E. Moore

GO! You will stand up and shout out and support our Canadian friends who have delivered this musical with care and love. A lesson for us all.

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Broadway's Moving New Musical Come From Away to Celebrate Cast Album Release at Barnes & Noble by Broadway.com

Junkyard Dog Productions and The Musical Company will celebrate the release of the original Broadway cast recording of the musical Come From Away with an in-store performance and CD sig…

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Theater News: Come From Away Stars to Sign Cast Album at Barnes & Noble

The new CD is released by The Musical Company.

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COME FROM AWAY Company Will Sign Cast Recordings and Perform at Barnes & Noble on April 7 by BroadwayWorld

JUNKYARD DOG PRODUCTIONSandTHE MUSICAL COMPANY will celebrate the release oftheoriginal Broadway cast recording ofCOME FROM AWAYwith aspecial in-store performance and CD signingatBarnes amp …

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Come From Away Will Celebrate Cast Recording Release with Barnes & Noble Performance by Andrew Gans

The event will feature Jenn Colella, Rodney Hicks, Kendra Kassebaum, Chad Kimball, and more.

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The Siegel Column – When Truth Enhances Fiction by Sandi Durell

When Truth Enhances Fiction: Theater Based on True Stories…     By Barbara & Scott Siegel     If the true story upon which the new Broadway musical Come From Away h…

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Sunday, March 19, 2017

Real Life Passenger of COME FROM AWAY Writes Book, Comments on Importance of Support for Refugees by BroadwayWorld

Kevin Tuerff has the unique distinction of being among those who inspired the musical COME FROM AWAY. Now he has a book to launch, and he is spreading the word about the importance of taking…

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Will Come From Away win a Tony? It’s too soon to tell​ by J. Kelly Nestruck

It’s way too early to talk about Come from Away’s prospects at the Tony Awards in June – but let’s do it anyway.

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Will Come From Away win a Tony? Here's its biggest competition by J. Kelly Nestruck

It’s way too early to talk about Come from Away’s prospects at the Tony Awards in June – but let’s do it anyway.

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This Week on Broadway for March 19, 2017: Rick Pender (Everything Sondheim), Come From Away by James Marino

Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino and Michael Portantiere talk with Rick Pender, the Executive Editor and Publisher of Everything Sondheim. We review Come From Away, Anything Goes @ Musicals To…

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President Trump Says 'Absolutely Not' to Attending COME FROM AWAY on Broadway by Stage Tube

Would he jet to New York at the invitation of Canada's progressive hero, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, to attend a Broadway performance of Come From Away, a musical that showcases the gener…

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Come From Away, in the days after 9/11 by Cogency

Come From Away. Book, music & lyrics by Irene Sankoff & David Hein. Schoenfeld Theatre, New York City, March 2017.   A hit musical has opened on Broadway and it’s about̷…

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Review: ‘Come From Away’ at The Schoenfeld Theatre by Richard Seff

One thing is certain about this new musical, now on Broadway at The Schoenfeld Theatre – it had the youngsters in the audience hooting and hollering and having themselves a fine time f…

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

Come From Away by Joel Benjamin

The songs push the plot along, ranging from numbers about the locals’ dealing with valuable resources (“Blankets and Bedding”) to the quiet awe the visitors express at the local scener…

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A Broadway Musical Brings Out Canadian Soft Power by Michael Paulson

“Come From Away,” set in Newfoundland, has attracted many displays of national pride, including from the lead Canadian, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

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Review: COME FROM AWAY. by Corine Cohen

COME FROM AWAY Book, Music & Lyrics by Irene Sankoff & David Hein Directed By Christopher Ashley Choreographed by Kelly Devine On Broadway at the Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th St…

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A vote for Ivanka Trump for minister of Trump culture by Chris Jones

The closest thing in the nascent administration of Donald J. Trump to a minister of culture is probably Ivanka Trump, who could be seen in a Broadway theater seat Wednesday night, accompanyi…

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Ivanka Trump sees show on welcoming foreigners as new travel ban halted by Ashifa Kassam, Canada Correspondent

President’s daughter sees Come From Way, a musical about welcoming strangers from abroad, as her father fights to bar millions from entering the USIt’s the story of a remote Canadian tow…

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Canada's in the House! Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Visits Broadway's Come From Away by Lindsey Sullivan

Oh, Canada! Justin Trudeau was among Come From Away's audience members at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on March 15. The Canadian Prime Minister had previously announced that he would be…

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Today’s Tom Brokaw Takes a Close Look at Broadway’s Come From Away by Ruthie Fierberg

Having reported on the events that inspired the musical, Brokaw digs deeper into the new musical.

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Watch Justin Trudeau’s Pre-Show Speech About Virtues of Friendship at Come From Away by Ryan McPhee

“That ultimately is what this story is all about: being there for each other.”

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VIDEO: Tom Brokaw Examines Real-Life Inspiration Behind Broadway's COME FROM AWAY by BroadwayWorld

Today, NBC special correspondent Tom Brokaw joinedTODAY to reveal the real-life incidents that inspired the show and examines how a small Canadian town opened its heart to stranded Americans…

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Today on Broadway: Thursday, March 16, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Justin Trudeau and Ivanka Trump Attend “Come From Away,” “Joan of Arc: Into the Fire” Opens to Devastating Reviews, and Matt’s Controversial “Beau…

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DVR Alert - Cast of Broadway's COME FROM AWAY Visits NBC's 'Today' This Morning by BroadwayWorld

The cast of the new Broadway musical Come From Away will appear on NBC's TODAY this morning, March 16th.

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau And Ivanka Trump Take In Broadway’s ‘Come From Away’ by Jeremy Gerard

Alternative First Lady Ivanka Trump, daughter of the President and frequent stand-in for her step-mother, joined Prime Minister Justin Trudeaub at Wednesday night’s performance of the …

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Justin Trudeau introduces play about Canada on 9/11 to Broadway audience including Ivanka Trump, Jean Chretien by The Canadian Press

Come From Away, which had its official Broadway opening on Sunday, is set in remote Gander, N.L., in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks

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