Saturday, May 21, 2016

Broadway Commercials of the 70s and 80s

Here's a fun weekend set of things to watch ... an old blog that seems to surface every year on social media and this year is no exception.  Broadway in the 70s and 80s had so…

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Monday, May 9, 2016

Spotlight On...Drew Brody by Michael Block

Name: Drew BrodyHometown: Wilmette, ILEducation: Georgetown University School of Foreign ServiceFavorite Credits: Music and lyrics for Cutman: A Boxing Musical (Goodspeed Theaters 2011), Der…

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Monday, May 2, 2016

STAGE TUBE: A New Argentina! Highlights of Caroline Bowman, Ramin Karimloo and More in Vancouver Opera's EVITA by Stage Tube

Vancouver Opera's spring production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA runs nowthrough May 8, 2016 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre, featuring stars Ramin Karimloo as Che and Caroline…

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But , my favorite song is gone! by Vinnie

At the recent Ricky Martin starring revival of Evita at the Marriott Marquis Theater… Mrs. Brown: “I can’t believe they cut my favorite song. Why do they make changes? Thes…

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Saturday, April 30, 2016

Evita

Thu, June 23 thru Sun, July 24 @ Olney Theatre Center, presented by Olney Theatre Center

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Vancouver Evita Begins Tonight With Ramin Karimloo and Caroline Bowman by Olivia Clement

The Broadway actors share a “Waltz for Eva and Che“ in the Canadian production.

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Friday, April 29, 2016

Photo Flash: First Look at Caroline Bowman, Ramin Karimloo and More in Vancouver Opera's EVITA by BroadwayWorld

Vancouver Opera's spring production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA runs tomorrow, April 30, through May 8, 2016 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre, featuring stars Ramin Karimloo as…

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Review: Evita (Marriott Theatre, 2016) by Scotty Zacher

With a stronger lead, Marriott Theatre's 'Evita' would have been much more memorable. Nonethelss, the ensemble and other principals do fantastic work, especially in their warm blending and g…

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

Complexities of the Real Eva Peron Lacking in Marriot’s EVITA by James Murray

RECOMMENDED REVIEWED BY: JAMES MURRAY Before the Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice smash Broadway musical Evita many had either forgotten or knew nothing about the wife of Argentinian dictato…

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'Evita' at Marriott Theatre: Oh Evita! We hardly knew ye! by Chris Jones

It has — pinch me, Che Guevara — been 40 years since two pimply, pasty Brits, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, penned the songs to "Evita," which first emerged as a concept album that w…

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Review: Evita/Marriott Theatre by Aaron Hunt

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rock oratorio “Evita” sings a story that never tires in its retelling: the disenfranchised individual, working with their particular skill set and virtually on th…

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Monday, April 18, 2016

Review: ‘Evita’ at the Audrey Herman Spotlighters Theatre by Patricia Mitchell

A Touch of Star Quality at Spotlighters Evita opened to a sold-out house on Friday night at Audrey Herman Spotlighters Theatre. Fans of the popular Tim Rice/Andrew Lloyd Webber collaboration…

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Interview: Hannah Corneau on Starring in “Evita”, Working with Barry Manilow, and Her A Capella Group’s Hit Tribute to “Hamilton” by Courtney Marie

New York native Hannah Corneau is preparing to take on the role of one of history’s most intriguing women — the fearless, stunning and tactical Eva Peron — as she brings her on…

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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Interview: Migguel Anggelo on Loving Joe’s Pub, Being an Immigrant, and His Knack for Theatricality by Jose Solis

Migguel Anggelo will charm your pants off. Whether you listen to his albums, watch his music videos, or attend one of his shows, he is the kind of artist who makes sure each and every person…

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

A Touch of Star Quality! Caroline Bowman to Replace Jenn Colella in Vancouver's Evita, Starring Ramin Karimloo by Lindsey Sullivan

Vancouver's already got "A New Argentina"—or at least a new First Lady. Caroline Bowman will replace Jenn Colella in Vancouver Opera's upcoming production of Evita. A…

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Ramin Karimloo and Caroline Bowman to Star in Vancouver Opera's EVITA by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld learned that Caroline Bowman has replaced previously announced Jenn Colella in Vancouver Opera's spring production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA, running April 30…

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Friday, March 25, 2016

VIDEO UPDATE: Chicago Area's Marriott Theatre Defends EVITA Casting, Diversity Outreach by Michael Dale

The controversy over the lack of diversity in the production's casting began with a facebook post from actor Bear Bellinger.

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Thursday, March 24, 2016

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Cabrillo Music Theatre, which has resided at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza for the last 22 years, is shutting down. Citing “escalating theatre costs, unmet commitmen…

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Marriott Theatre Responds to Criticism Over Evita Casting by Olivia Clement

Following public outcries from the community, the Lincolnshire theatre has promised to step up when it comes to diverse casting.

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Don’t Cry For This Vibrant Evita Revival At Broward Stage Door by Bill Hirschman

A supremely confident and corrupt demagogue whips up the sheep in a populist uprising targeting a change in the government status quo. While that sounds like the latest CNN report, it’s a…

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Broadway Vet Rebecca Eichenberger & Grammy Winner John Easterlin Tapped for Phantom on Broadway by Broadway.com

Please, Monsieur: another Giry! Rebecca Eichenberger is set to take on the role of the mysterious ballet mistress in The Phantom of the Opera on April 4. Also joining the company of Broadway…

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Monday, March 21, 2016

Tony Winners Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth & More to Appear on NOW That's What I Call Broadway! by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Remember, back in the day, eagerly awaiting the release of the next NOW That’s What I Call Music! cassette tape (we’re showing our age here!)? Anyway, the world’s best-sell…

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Friday, March 18, 2016

Where are the Latino actors? Upcoming 'Evita' sparks casting criticism by Morgan Greene

A casting announcement for the Marriott Theatre's upcoming production of "Evita" has sparked controversy in Chicago. The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical about the life of Argentina's Eva Peron …

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Actor Bear Bellinger Claims Discrimination in Casting Marriott Theatre's EVITA by Michael Dale

The author of 'I'm a black actor. Here's how inequality works when you're not famous' writes a public letter critical of non-Latino casting.

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Marriott Theatre Receives Criticism Over Evita Casting by Olivia Clement

The recent casting has sparked controversy among some members of the community.

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Thursday, March 17, 2016

Where are the Latino actors? Upcoming 'Evita' sparks casting criticism by Morgan Greene

A casting announcement for the Marriott Theatre's upcoming production of "Evita" has sparked controversy in Chicago. The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical about the life of Argentina's Eva Peron o…

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Marriott Theatre Announces Full Cast of EVITA Featuring Hannah Corneau, Austin Lesch, Larry Adams & More! by Marissa Sblendorio

The Marriott Theatre has completed casting for Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash hit EVITA. The show tells the story of the charismatic and glamorous first lady of Argentina, Eva Peron.

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Marriott Theatre\u2019s Evita Casts Its Eva, Che, Peron and More by Andrew Gans

Performances of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical begin next month.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Marriott announces cast of 'Evita' by Morgan Greene

The Marriott Theatre has completed casting for Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock opera "Evita," the company announced Tuesday. Hannah Corneau will star as Eva Peron, performing the vocally deman…

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Marriott announces cast of 'Evita' by Morgan Greene

The Marriott Theatre has completed casting for Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock opera "Evita," the company announced Tuesday. Hannah Corneau will star as Eva Peron, performing the vocally demand…

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Sunday, March 13, 2016

STAGE TUBE: FIDDLER's Jessica Vosk & 2Scoops Sing Evita Like You've Never Heard It Before at Joe's Pub by Stage Tube

Below, check out a clip from Jessica Vosk's solo Joe's Pub debut showfeaturing Vosk and 2Scoops Adam Enright and Aaron Fuksa performing RAINBOW HIGH from Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA.

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