Sunday, August 9, 2020

Audition Songs for Beauty and the Beast the Musical- by Character by Performerstuff

Audition Songs for Beauty and the Beast the Musical- by Character Written by Tiffany Wilkie Updated July 27, 2020 If you want a “transformational” musical theatre audition song for…

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Friday, August 7, 2020

Brent Carver, Versatile Tony-Winning Actor, Dies at 68 by Anita Gates

He played Hamlet, the wizard Gandalf and Tevye in “Fiddler on the Roof.” But he was probably best known for “Kiss of the Spider Woman.”

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Broadway Games: The Play's the Thing: Actress Edition by JK

Many, if not most, of our favorite musical theater stars have also spent their fair share of time trodding the boards in straight plays, too. Take one of the greatest of all time, Angela Lan…

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

It's a Summer Special on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway might still be shut down, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show. This week,…

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Congratulations! You've made it through another week, in good health we hope. Here's our weekly game to bring you some theater related fun and stress relief. Today we bring back a favorite -…

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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Making Theatre As A Whole Person: Remembering Corey Fischer

by Rotimi Agbabiaka   The Bay Area lost a guiding light when Corey Fischer passed away on June 6 at the age of 75. A Los Angeles native, Fischer left behind a burgeoning Hollywood caree…

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Danny Burstein Wins Drama League Award; Moulin Rouge!, The Inheritance & More Triumph by Lindsey Sullivan

Six-time Tony nominee and Moulin Rouge! standout Danny Burstein was named the winner of the Drama League's Distinguished Performance Award on June 18. Burstein's triumph was announced along…

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Cast of Yiddish-Language Fiddler on the Roof to Reunite for Performance by Lindsey Sullivan

Cast members of the Yiddish-language production of Fiddler on the Roof will reunite to sing numbers from the hit musical and answer questions from the audience on June 23 at 7PM ET. Head …

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Monday, June 15, 2020
Sunday, June 7, 2020

Honor Broadway's Best Lyricists in This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige presents a special one-off Lyricists Ed…

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Hamilton's Tamar Greene and More Set for Broadway Sings for Pride Event by Caitlin Moynihan

After originally cancelling the 10th anniversary Broadway Sings for Pride charity concert due to Covid-19, Broadway stars will still sing out in honor of Pride Month. Hamilton's Tamar Greene…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Best Showtunes Evah by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Cross-posted from Train My Ear.Some years ago Adam Feldman at Time Out New York asked me to contribute some entries for a grand list of "Best Broadway Songs of All Time." I had nothing to d…

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Tony Winners Thomas Kail and Steven Levenson Team Up for New Fiddler on the Roof Movie by Lindsey Sullivan

Mazel tov! Hamilton's Tony-winning director Thomas Kail will helm a new feature film of Fiddler On The Roof, according to Deadline. Dear Evan Hansen's Tony-winning scribe Steven Levenson w…

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Thomas Kail to Lead New Movie Adaptation of Fiddler on the Roof by Broadway Direct

Tony-winner Thomas Kail, most well-known for his Broadway collaborations with Lin-Manuel Miranda on In The Heights and Hamilton, has been slated to direct a new feature film adaption of t…

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Hamilton Tony Winner Thomas Kail Will Direct New Film Version of Fiddler on the Roof by Andrew Gans

Dear Evan Hansen Tony winner Steven Levenson will write the screenplay.

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Thomas Kail to Direct FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Film Adaptation with Steven Levenson Writing the Script

Thomas Kail is set to direct a film adaptation of Fiddler On The Roof for MGM

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Thomas Kail and Steven Levinson Team Up for New Fiddler on the Roof Movie Remake

The movie-musical will be produced by MGM.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Theater Legend Hal Prince Named First Recipient Of New York Drama Desk’s Lifetime Achievement Honor by Greg Evans

The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will celebrate the life and legacy of American theater producer and director Harold “Hal” Prince (Cabaret, Fiddler on the Roof, among many others) with …

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Tony Winner Bette Midler Is Matching Up to $100,000 in Donations to COVID-19 Emergency Fund by Lindsey Sullivan

This is why they call her The Divine Miss M! Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has announced Tony winner Bette Midler is matching up to $100,000 in donations to the organization's COVID-19 E…

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Opera Australia cancels Fiddler on the Roof and other productions due to COVID-19 restrictions by Arts Review

Opera Australia has announced a further round of cancellations due to the ongoing coronavirus restrictions that will bring the total number of performances either cancelled or postponed in 2…

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Opera Australia cancel FIDDLER ON THE ROOF and postpone productions amidst COVID-19 by Sean McLoughlin

Ongoing coronavirus restrictions lead to nationwide cancellations for Opera Australia Fiddler on the Roof – Sydney and Melbourne cancelled Sydney

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Sunday, May 3, 2020

Lea Michele and Husband Zandy Reich Are Expecting by Lindsey Sullivan

Lea Michele and her husband Zandy Reich are expecting their first child. The Broadway alumna and former Glee star confirmed the news on May 2 with a sweet photo on Twitter. So grateful pi…

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Playbill Viewing: Fiddler on the Roof Came to the Big Screen in 1971 by Mark Peikert

Starring Topol as Tevye, the film earned eight Academy Award nominations.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Checking in With… Tony Winner Sheldon Harnick, Co-Creator of Fiddler on the Roof, Fiorello!, More by Andrew Gans

The new feature series catches up with Broadway favorites during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Sunny Showtunes: Drink 'L'Chaim - To Life' with FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

Today, lift a glass and drink to the things that bring you happiness and comfort and most importantly- 'L'Chaim'- to life with Fiddler on the Roof.

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Listening Party: Journey to Urinetown by Marc J. Franklin

Fiddler on the Roof star Alexandra Silber recommends revisiting the original Broadway cast recording of the musical comedy.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

VIDEO: Danny Burstein Says He Will 'Absolutely' Return to Broadway

Broadway veteran Danny Burstein, known for his Tony-nominated performances in musicals like 'Fiddler on the Roof,' was discharged from the hospital after a five-day stay battling the corona…

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Friday, April 17, 2020

Watch: Broadway Actors Reunite for the 10th Anniversary of Outsourced With Pilot Table Read by Ruthie Fierberg

Fiddler on the Roof’s Ben Rappaport, Company’s Anisha Nagarajan, and more reunite to benefit Action Aid, Global Giving, and The Actors Fund

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone : The Cast by JK

This charming little musical was all the more charming because of its thoroughly stellar cast. The talent on this roster of the original Broadway cast is mind-boggling. Not just chock full o…

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Jessica Vosk Sing 'Promise' from JEANETTE

Below, watch as Jessica Vosk (Wicked, Fiddler on the Roof) sings 'Promise', filmed at SubCulture with a band led by Meg Zervoulis.

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VIDEO: Check Out the Latest Episode of Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin - Virtual Edition (Corona Cabaret) continues today, with the release of a new episode featuring special guests: Gabe Amoroso (Medea at BAM, Broadway'…

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