Friday, February 12, 2021

First Date Musical, Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin, Streams on BroadwayHD Beginning February 12 by Andrew Gans

Dean Johnson directs the production, filmed at London's Crazy Coqs.

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Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Wake Up With BWW 2/10: FIRST DATE Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Comes to BroadwayHD, and More!

Today's top stories: Nicole Kassell will direct The Wizard of Oz remake, First Date starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin comes to BroadwayHD, and more!

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Tuesday, February 9, 2021

BroadwayHD Valentine by Barry Gordin

The Broadway hit, First Date: The Musical, comes to BroadwayHD with a star-studded cast of Broadway and West End performers, exclusively, on February 12. February 9, 2021:  A Valentin…

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First Date, Starring Samantha Barks, Will Stream in Time for Valentine's Day

The production also stars Simon Lipkin.

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First Date: The Musical to Stream on BroadwayHD by Broadway Direct

What’s better than a First Date on Valentine’s Day? BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for live theater, announced today that Broadway hit First Date: The Musical, starring Broad…

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First Date Musical, Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin, Will Stream on BroadwayHD by Andrew Gans

Dean Johnson directs the production, filmed at London's Crazy Coqs.

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FIRST DATE, Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Comes To BroadwayHD

First Date: The Musical, starring Samantha Barks as Casey and  Simon Lipkin as Aaron will arrive exclusively on BroadwayHD on February 12th.  The production, directed by Dean Johnson and …

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Lookback: on turning sixty-four by Terry Teachout

From 2020: I’ll never again take another first date to Mario’s Deli, invite her to tell me all about herself, and wonder as I listen whether she might possibly be the girl of my dreams. …

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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Ray Roderick - Artist Spotlight by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Ray Roderick has been directing shows at the Garner Galleria Theatre for 20 years, and during that time has helmed such favorites as I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change and First Date. We…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

DCPAMemories - First Date by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Members of the cast of DCPA Cabaret's production of First Date (Adriane Leigh Robinson – Casey, Seth Dhonau – Aaron, Aaron Vega – Man 2, Lauren Shealy – Woman 1) reminisce about the…

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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Call Answered: Joel B. New Interview: Composer/Lyricist, Undertaking Christmas by Adam Rothenberg

Joel B. New is a composer/lyricist who is the proud recipient of the American Theatre Wing’s Jonathan Larson Grant and MAC's John Wallowitch Award for his songwriting. This holiday season …

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Sunday, October 25, 2020

Bubble review – tetchy, tender tale of love under lockdown by Arifa Akbar

Nottingham PlayhouseIn James Graham’s Covid romcom, a couple who have just met decide to quarantine together, while in a parallel narrative they face isolation alone The playwright James G…

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Russian Sequel To Broadway Musical Raises Copyright Concerns by Marc Hershberg

Lovers of the Broadway musical 'First Date' will need to brush up on their Russian to watch the sequel.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Review Roundup: FIRST DATE Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin, Streaming Now!

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs recently opened a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. Dean Johnson directs Samantha Barks (Casey), Oscar Conlon-Morrey (Man …

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Review: First Date, Lambert Jackson and Crazy Coqs Online by Olivia Kiely

Review: First Date, Lambert Jackson and Crazy Coqs Online3.0Overall ScoreReader Rating 0 VotesWhen writing a musical about a first date, there’s a lot of source material you can pull from.…

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‘Quirky, knowing, endearingly awkward, innovative & inventive’: FIRST DATE – Crazy Coqs (Online review) by Louise Penn

A Broadway musical turned streamed extravaganza, First Date is a co-production from Lambert Jackson and Crazy Coqs and features an awkward encounter between Jewish Aaron (Simon Lipkin) and a…

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Star in Virtual Production of First Date Beginning October 22 by Andrew Gans

Dean Johnson directs the production, filmed at London's Crazy Coqs.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Wake Up With BWW 10/14: INTIMATE APPAREL And FLYING OVER SUNSET Set Fall Return, and More!

Today's top stories: Lincoln Center sets a fall return for Flying Over Sunset and Intimate Apparel, first look at First Date with Samantha Barks & Simon Lipkin, and more!

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

VIDEO: First Look at Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin in FIRST DATE

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs will present a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. Get a first look at the production in this new preview!

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Saturday, October 10, 2020

VIDEO: Samantha Barks Sings 'Safer' From FIRST DATE

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs will present a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. The production will be filmed at Crazy Coqs, then made available for strea…

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Zachary Levi Makes Us Happy with a Ryan Scott Oliver Tune

Happy Birthday to Broadway vet, TV star and film superhero Zachary Levi! The Tony nominated charming actor made us swoon on Broadway as Georg in She Loves Me and made his Broadway debut oppo…

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Monday, September 14, 2020

Broadway Records to Release World Premiere Recording of SECONDHAND LIONS

Broadway Records announced today the release of the world premiere recording of Secondhand Lions, a new musical with music and lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner (First Date) and a bo…

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

‘It’s a show that can make you belly laugh one minute & cry the next’: Dean Johnson is busy staging digital production First Date by Emma Clarendon

Director Dean Johnson chats to Emma Clarendon about creating digital theatre and directing a digital production First Date, set to star Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin star in First Date musical online by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin lead the cast of Broadway musical First Date which is to be presented online in October 2020. This post Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin star i…

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Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Will Star in Virtual Production of First Date Musical by Andrew Gans

Dean Johnson will direct the production, which will be filmed at London's Crazy Coqs.

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Samantha Barks to Headline Virtual Production of Musical First Date

Barks will star alongside Simon Lipkin.

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Crazy Coqs Virtual Production Of FIRST DATE Will Star Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs today announce a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. Dean Johnson directs Samantha Barks (Casey), Oscar Conlon-Morrey (Man #2), …

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Monday, August 10, 2020

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for The Addams Family by Character by Performerstuff

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for The Addams Family by Character Written by Tiffany Wilkie Updated July 22, 2020 You’ve got an audition coming up! Better check out these songs a…

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Saturday, August 8, 2020

Look Back at Krysta Rodriguez, Zachary Levi, and More in First Date on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical comedy opened at the Longacre Theatre August 8, 2013.

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Friday, July 3, 2020

Strong Monologues From Everyday Superheroes by Performerstuff

Strong Monologues From Everyday Superheroes Written by: Amanda Grace June 22nd 2020 Heroism isn’t all capers and capes. Here everyday superheroes exploring what it means to fight for…

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