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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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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Samantha Barks to Headline Virtual Production of Musical First Date

Barks will star alongside Simon Lipkin.

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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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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Living Room Concerts: Zheng Xi Yong and Joreen Bautista Sing 'First Date/Last Night' From DOGFIGHT

In today's Living Room Concert, we've got another fantastic duet for you! Zheng Xi Yong and Joreen Bautista join forces to sing 'First Date/Last Night' from the musical Dogfight - watch t…

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist Showrunner Austin Winsberg Is Bringing a Weekly Dose of Broadway to NBC by Diep Tran

Austin Winsberg may currently be working in television, but he will have you know that he is a big theater nerd. Winsberg, the showrunner for NBC’s Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, also w…

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Beyond the heartbreak hotel by Salem Collo-Julin

Four places where relationships sunk Let’s face it, only a few of us have relationships that call for a complete stranger installing a plaque at the site wher…

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Tony Nominee Zachary Levi to Star in Movie Musical Undercover from Jagged's Diablo Cody by Andy Lefkowitz

Zachary Levi, leading man of Broadway musicals and screen comedies, has signed on to headline the new musical comedy film Undercover, according to Deadline. Oscar winner Diablo Cody, book wr…

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Tony Nominee Zachary Levi to Star Movie Musical Undercover from Jagged's Diablo Cody by Andy Lefkowitz

Zachary Levi, leading man of Broadway musicals and screen comedies, has signed on to headline the new musical comedy film Undercover, according to Deadline. Oscar winner Diablo Cody, book wr…

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Odds & Ends: First Date Writers at Work on Musical TV Series Nobody's Princess & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. First Date Writers at Work on Musical TV Series Nobody's Princess Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner, the song…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Amazon to Develop Musical Comedy NOBODY'S PRINCESS From FIRST DATE Duo

Amazon is set to develop the musical comedy, Nobody's Princess, which puts a contemporary spin on classic fairytale princesses, according to Deadline.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Dee Roscioli, Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, and More Join 54 SINGS DOLLY PARTON

Dee Roscioli (Wicked, The Cher Show), Nicole Vanessa Ortiz (Smokey Joe's Café), Ben Clark (The Circus in Winter, Skin and Bones), Gregory Driscoll (Fab The Duo), Victoria Huston-Elem (Findi…

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

ABC Nabs Musical Dramedy Duet from First Date & Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist Writers by Andy Lefkowitz

A new high-concept musical soap is being developed by ABC. The series, titled Duet, is penned by Austin Winsberg, Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner, creators of the Broadway musical First Date…

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Gossip Alert! We Caught the King Kong Puppet and the Audrey II Puppet Getting Steamy at a Diner by Broadway Beat

by Edward Precht. @pertoltprecht. NEW YORK, NY - Rumors and romance swung through the Great White Way last night after paparazzi snapped a pic of the King Kong Puppet - last seen as the titu…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Conference Call: Diana DeGarmo & Ace Young: "DnA - The Music That Makes Us" at Birdland by Adam Rothenberg

I interviewed Diana DeGarmo this past summer when she was performing in Quilt, A Musical Celebration as part of Stonewall 50/World Pride 2019. I am thrilled that she answered my call again …

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Tony Winner Jessie Mueller on How Filming Patsy & Loretta Inspired Her to Start Writing Music by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Jessie Mueller swapped legit Broadway for country when she went from her acclaimed turn as Julie Jordan in Carousel to her first leading screen role as country music icon Loretta…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

VIDEO: Krysta Rodriguez Revisits SMASH, IN THE HEIGHTS, THE ADDAMS FAMILY And More In New Medley!

Krysta Rodriguez makes her long-awaited Feinstein's/54 Below solo debut and has debuted a brand new medley exploring career highlights from her time in Broadway shows including Spring Awa…

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

Krysta Rodriguez Previews Debut Solo Concert at 54 Below by Sandi Durell

    Krysta Rodriguez makes her long-awaited Feinstein’s/54 Below solo debut!  Krysta presents a brand new concert exploring career highlights from her time in Broadway shows including …

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Beyond Therapy rises from an early 80s boneyard by Dmitry Samarov

Eclipse Theatre Company can’t resolve the ancient problems with Christopher Durang’s early comedy. Eclipse Theatre Company presents Christopher Durang's badl…

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Friday, June 14, 2019
Thursday, June 13, 2019

Diana DeGarmo & Ace Young to Headline National Tour of First Date by Andy Lefkowitz

Six years after its Broadway premiere, the adorable musical comedy First Date is going on tour. Broadway alums and real-life couple Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young will star in the road producti…

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‘American Idol’ Vets Diana DeGarmo And Ace Young Hit Road With ‘First Date’ Musical Tour by Greg Evans

Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young, the real-life couple and American Idol veterans, will star in the national touring production of First Date, the 2013 Broadway musical comedy. The tour and cast …

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American Idol’s Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young to Headline First Date National Tour by Adam Hetrick

The real-life couple, who met while appearing together in the Broadway revival of Hair, will co-star in the first national tour that’s set to launch in fall 2020.

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Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young To Lead FIRST DATE National Tour

BroadwayWorld has learned that that Broadway Stars and real-life couple Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young will headline the First National Tour of the musical comedy First Date. Although DeGarmo a…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

Raúl Esparza to Star in Reading of New Musical Galileo with Powerhouse Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Vassar & New York Stage and Film has announced a star-packed reading of the new musical Galileo, based on the life of the renowned scientist. Four-time Tony nominee Raúl Esparza (Compa…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon breathe fresh air into Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune: EW review by Leah Greenblatt

The first thing you learn in Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune: Even Audra McDonald’s orgasms are musical. The classically trained soprano and six-time Tony Award winner enters the …

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