Monday, May 23, 2016

Open Book: ALADDIN's Chad Beguelin Finds A Whole New Way To Deliver An Old Favorite by Michael Dale

The bookwriter of ELF, ALADDIN and THE WEDDING SINGER says you can't just write a carbon copy of the source.

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Beth Leavel, Christopher Sieber & Brooks Ashmanskas Set for Broadway-Bound The Prom by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We've been telling you for quite some time that this musical is one to watch and this casting displays the production means (show) business! Tony winner Beth Leavel, Tony nominees Christ…

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Theater News: Beth Leavel, Christopher Sieber Set for New Musical from Drowsy Chaperone Cocreators

Caitlin Kinnunen will head the cast of The Prom, which also reunites the team behind Broadway's Elf.

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Casey Nicholaw-Helmed The Prom Sets Dates at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre; Next Stop Broadway? by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We now have dates for the hotly anticipated world premiere of new musical The Prom. The previously announced production will kick off Atlanta's Alliance Theatre's upcoming season, be…

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Monday, February 1, 2016

Interview: Ben Cameron Gives Us a Preview of the New Season of ‘Broadway Sessions’ by Jose Solis

Funnyman and theatre geek extraordinaire Ben Cameron is back with an all new season of Broadway Sessions (Thursday nights at The Laurie Beechman Theatre), after a successful hosting appearan…

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Tuesday, December 29, 2015

'I'm part elf!': the best revelations from 2015's culture webchats by Guardian Staff

Rob Brydon, Ai Weiwei, Lee Scratch Perry, Gillian Anderson ... comedians, artists, musicians and actors gave us a wealth of insight into their creative lives. What did we learn?Let me tell y…

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Friday, December 25, 2015

Fun Home Cast Talks Holiday Fun, Beth Malone Becomes a Human Elf on a Shelf

The cast of Broadway's Fun Home met with Playbill backstage at the Circle in the Square Theatre to chat about the holiday season. Beth Malone, Emily Skeggs, Gabriella Pizzolo, Roberta Co…

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Best Bets: TSO at Scottrade; 'Elf' at Peabody Opera House

From a fireworks display in Kirkwood to the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra's New Year's Eve Celebration, there's plenty to do this weekend and next week around St. Louis

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Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Dear Father Christmas review – cartwheels and hoedowns with Santa by Andrew Pulver

Burton Taylor Studio, OxfordIt may not have the most sophisticated narrative, but this tale of Santa looking for a polar bear pal is an engaging and funny Christmas treatLast year, the Oxfor…

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Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Review: Elf the Musical

The Broadway hit returns to the stage for a holiday-season run at Madison Square Garden.

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News and reviews from New York: Broadway’s latest Fiddler on the Roof opens by Mark Shenton

Round-up of reviews and news from Broadway, including Fiddler on the Roof and Xmas productions of Elf and Annie, plus a Spring Awakening cast video and remembering those who's died in 2015.

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BWW Review: Touring Company of ELF Visits Madison Square Garden by Michael Dale

A likable and peppy company in a budget-minded touring production.

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Friday, December 18, 2015

Review: ‘Annie’ and ‘Elf: The Musical’ Stay Kid-Friendly by Alexis Soloski

The two shows are performing in New York for the holiday season.

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Thursday, December 17, 2015

LOST – Voyager Business Park by Laura Kressly

An invitation to review this different kind of theatrical experience landed in my inbox: Different Breed Theatre invite you to come down to Gary’s Warehouse in Bermondsey and watch an e…

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The Week Ahead: Christmas Events, Traditional and Not by Steven McElroy

There are the Rockettes, of course, and “Elf the Musical” but also “Santastical: A Very Merry Twistmas.”

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Elf takes nearly £1m in a week to shatter Dominion box office record by Georgia Snow

West End musical Elf has broken box office records at the Dominion Theatre, taking £987,824.22 in one week, producers have claimed. The

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Wednesday, December 16, 2015

The Rulers: A Sneak Peek into Rule of 7x7: Holiday Edition by Michael Block

The holidays are here and so is the latest edition of Rule of 7x7! Hosted by The Tank, Rule of 7x7: Holiday Edition will be staged at Standard ToyKraft (722 Metropolitan Ave, BK) on December…

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Get Santa's autograph at the Rink at 30 Rock

Santa Claus, with “Elf The Musical” stars Buddy and Jovie, will be available for photos and autographs Wednesday Dec. 16 at the Rink at Rockefeller Center to kick off the arrival…

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NBC Airs Animated Special ELF: BUDDY'S MUSICAL CHRISTMAS Starring Jim Parsons Tonight by TV News Desk

NBC is bringing in the holiday spirit with the stop-motion hourlong animated special 'Elf Buddy's Musical Christmas.'

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015

A very bawdy holiday: 'Barney the Elf' is not for kids by Kerry Reid

First things first: "Barney the Elf," the Other Theatre Company's brand-new entry into the Naughty Holiday Camp category (where Hell in a Handbag has reigned supreme for years) is not for ki…

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Buddy is Back! See Eric Petersen, Christiane Noll and Veronica Kuehn Celebrate the NYC Return of Elf by Monica Simoes

The holiday tour of the Broadway musical Elf returned to the Theater at Madison Square Garden for a limited run Dec. 9. Eric Petersen stars as Buddy, with Tony Award nominee Christiane Noll …

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Photo Flash: Go Inside ELF's Opening Night at Theater Madison Square Garden! by BroadwayWorld

ELF The Musicalisplaying at the Theater at Madison Square Garden for a limited three week engagement from December 9 through December 27, 2015. Tickets are available attheateratmsg.comelf.Th…

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Monday, December 14, 2015

Onstage This Week: Dec. 14–20 (Holiday Edition!) by American Theatre Editors

From Crumpet the elf, Hanukkah goblins, to Christmas clowns, alternative holiday stories are taking the stage this week.

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Wednesday, December 9, 2015


This Thursday, December 10th, BROADWAY SESSIONS welcomes cast members from ELF THE MUSICAL at MSG as well as cast members from THE RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR and more.

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Photo Flash: ELF's Eric Petersen & Veronica Kuehn Visit Empire State Building by BroadwayWorld

Today, stars of ELF, Eric Petersen Veronica Kuehn, paid a visit to the Empire State Building, in honor of the monument being lit in green and gold for the musical's opening night toninght at…

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Eric Petersen & Veronica Kuehn Star in ELF, Beginning Tonight at Theater at Madison Square Garden by BroadwayWorld

The holiday production of ELF The Musicalplays the Theater at Madison Square Garden as part of the 2015 national tour for a limited three week engagement from tonight, December 9, through De…

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Elf Returns to New York With Eric Petersen and Christiane Noll by Adam Hetrick

The holiday tour of the Broadway musical Elf returns to the Theater at Madison Square Garden for a limited run Dec. 9. Eric Petersen stars as Buddy, with Tony Award nominee Christiane Noll a…

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Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Exclusive: Perez Hilton and James Snyder Are “Happy All The Time” as Buddy the Elf and Santa in Anim

Perez Hilton and If/Then's James Snyder recorded a duet of Elf's "Happy All The Time" for the 2015 edition of "Carols For a Cure." The recorded tune was then turn…

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Photo Flash: Tinkerbelle the Dog Celebrates Buddy the Elf's Arrival to Madison Square Garden by BroadwayWorld

Tinkerbelle the Dog celebrates Buddy The Elf of ELF THE MUSICAL's arrival to Madison Square Garden Together, Tinkerbelle and Buddy pranced around Madison Square Garden spreading Christmas Ch…

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