Friday, February 24, 2017

EVITA – Touring by Helen McWilliams

Evita is one of Andrew Lloyd-Webber’s classic musicals and 'Don’t Cry For Me Argentina' is widely known. This particular incarnation of the production was fast, furious and had a distinc…

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The Doctor Is in! Chris Diamantopoulos to Join Sara Bareilles in Waitress by Kathy Henderson

There’s a new gynecologist in town: TV favorite Chris Diamantopoulos will join the cast of Waitress on March 31 as Dr. Pomatter opposite incoming leading lady and composer Sara Bareill…

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Sunset Boulevard by Darryl Reilly

The score remains an uneven but catchy patchwork that has yielded several choice songs amidst the acceptable filler. Mr. Lloyd Webber’s music is a heady pastiche of old movie melodies wit…

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Monday, February 13, 2017

The Theater People Podcast Welcomes Tony-Winning Legend LaChanze by Theater People Podcast

On Monday, February 13th, Theater People podcast welcomes Tony-winner LaChanze. For the episode, LaChanze talks about how growing up in Connecticut afforded her the opportunity to make frequ…

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday Playlist: Caroline Bowman's Ultimate Broadway Love Songs

Caroline Bowman (Wicked, Evita) shares her favorite Broadway love songs.

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

EVITA – Touring by Thom Dibdin

Evita returns to the Edinburgh Playhouse with more than a little starryness about the turns, to match the starry nature of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical. Bill Kenwright’s to…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Emma Hatton, Gian Marco Schiaretti and More in the UK Tour of EVITA by BroadwayWorld

Following its smash hit run at London's Dominion Theatre, Bill Kenwright's production of the extraordinary musical, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita, is thrillingaudiences once again…

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Last Year’s Evita Casting Controversy Inspires Project Am I Right by Olivia Clement

Lauren Villegas’ initiative seeks to raise awareness of whitewashing within the acting community.

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

News: Announcement of Nominations for the 2017 Helen Hayes Awards by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

2017 Helen Hayes Awards Nominees Outstanding Choreography, Musical-Hayes Christopher d’Amboise Evita Olney Theatre Center Kelly Devine Come From Away Ford’s Theatre Parker Esse Carousel…

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Monday, February 6, 2017

Here are the 2017 Helen Hayes Award Nominations by Joel Markowitz

Here are the 2017 Helen Hayes Nominations: Outstanding Choreography, Musical-Hayes Christopher d’Amboise, Evita, Olney Theatre Center Kelly Devine, Come From Away, Ford’s Theatre…

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Upcoming Auditions for Harry Potter and The Cursed Child, 1984, Beautiful, and Evita by Playbill Staff

Here’s a selection of upcoming auditions in the New York area and around the country.

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Thursday, February 2, 2017

Interview: Cabaret Performer Michael Griffiths on The Staying Power of Madonna by Jose Solis

Australian entertainer Michael Griffiths is bringing his show In Vogue: Songs by Madonna to Feinstein’s/54 Below, so we spoke to him about his love for the legendary pop icon, why he t…

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Monday, January 30, 2017

Photo Flash: First Look at Taylor Louderman, Killian Donnelly & Todrick Hall in KINKY BOOTS! by Stephanie Wild

Earlier this month, Broadway's high-heeled hit, Kinky Boots, which opened on April 4, 2013 and has played more than 1500 performances,surpassed Evita to become the 50th longest-running Broad…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Tayler Louderman, Killian Donnelly & Todrick Hall in KINKY BOOTS! by Stephanie Wild

Earlier this month, Broadway's high-heeled hit, Kinky Boots, which opened on April 4, 2013 and has played more than 1500 performances,surpassed Evita to become the 50th longest-running Broad…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Wicked Star Will Play Title Role in Evita by Andrew Gans

The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival will present the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical this summer.

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Theater News: Wicked's Dee Roscioli to Lead Evita at Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival

Associate artistic director Dennis Razze will direct the summer production.

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Dee Roscioli to Play Leading Role in EVITA at Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival by BroadwayWorld

Broadway actress Dee Roscioli will star at the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival this summer in the season opener, Evita.

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Saturday, January 21, 2017

EVITA – Southampton by Caroline Hanks-Farmer

The rags to riches story of Eva Peron charting her rise from poverty as a child to the first lady of Argentina has been wowing audiences worldwide since its conception in 1976. The musical w…

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Friday, January 20, 2017

Photos: First look at Emma Hatton in Evita

The former Elphaba takes on the lead role in Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical

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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Review: ‘The Three Penny Opera’ at Spotlighters Theatre by Patricia Mitchell

Ever-willing to mount bold musicals with large casts you’d never expect to see in such an intimate, cozy space (remember last year’s gorgeous Evita?), Fuzz Roark at Audrey Herman Spotlig…

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EVITA – Southampton by Johnny Fox

It won’t be easy, you’ll think it strange – but Evita in 1978 was the last show co-written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. Despite their later separate successes, it remains an of…

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Evita review at Churchill Theatre, Bromley – ‘sensationally good’ by Mark Shenton

“What’s new Buenos Aires?”, sings Eva Peron in Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s 1970s musical masterpiece Evita, and she answers it:

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Monday, January 16, 2017

New Chapter! Taylor Louderman Starts Performances in Broadway's Kinky Boots by Lindsey Sullivan

Welcome to the Land of Lola, Taylor Louderman! The performer returns to Broadway in Kinky Boots beginning on January 16. She steps into the role of Lauren, replacing for Haven Burton, who to…

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Friday, January 13, 2017

Allan Corduner, Alexandra Silber, Max von Essen & More Board Stage Adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express by Lindsey Sullivan

All aboard! The cast is set for McCarter Theatre Center's world premiere production of Murder on the Orient Express, adapted by two-time Tony Award nominee Ken Ludwig from Agat…

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From a Wardrobe Snafu to Her Evita Audition, Karen Mason’s Most Memorable Nights Onstage by Andrew Gans

The witty diva, who created the role of Tanya in Broadway’s Mamma Mia!, reflects on the craziest and most moving moments of her career.

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Legendary Broadway Photographer Martha Swope Is Dead at 88 by Lindsey Sullivan

Martha Swope is dead at the age of 88, The New York Times reports. Her photos captured decades worth of Broadway history. Swope's longtime friend Jeanne Fuchs told The Times she had been…

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Spotlight On...George Simon by Michael Block

Name: George SimonHometown: Peekskill, NYEducation: Muhlenberg College, B.A. in Theatre and Religion StudiesFavorite Credits: Company Manager of Dust Can't Kill Me, Forest Boy, Newton's Crad…

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Broadway Couple Josh Young & Emily Padgett Are Engaged by Ryan McPhee

Broadway wedding bells….how sweet the sound. Tony nominee Josh Young and stage fave Emily Padgett are engaged. Young shared the news on Twitter with a stunning photo of the moment he …

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Monday, January 9, 2017

She's Been Exec-utized! Taylor Louderman Will Join Broadway's Kinky Boots by Ryan McPhee

After abruptly departing the off-Broadway production of Ride the Cyclone, Taylor Louderman is coming back to Broadway. The Bring It On and Peter Pan Live! star will join Kinky Boots, ta…

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Taylor Louderman Joins “KINKY BOOTS” Cast 1/16 by Newsdesk

TAYLOR LOUDERMAN TO JOIN THE BROADWAY CAST OF “KINKY BOOTS” AS LAUREN BEGINNING MONDAY, JANUARY 16 AT THE HIRSCHFELD THEATRE “KINKY BOOTS” SURPASSES “EVITA” TO BECOME 50TH LONGES…

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Saturday, January 7, 2017

In search of a producer: Tim Rice backs new British musical Tess by Caroline Hanks-Farmer

Legendary lyricist Sir Tim Rice has put his considerable support behind the new British musical TESS. The wordsmith behind some of the world’s best-loved musicals – including Evita, Jose…

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