Friday, March 22, 2019

Follies Alum Janie Dee and More to Appear in New Musical The Happy Prince by Ryan McPhee

The show, inspired by the Oscar Wilde fairytale, will play London's Place Theatre in May.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

CD Review: FOLLIES, 2018 National Theatre Cast Recording by Marianka Swain

The meticulous care of the National Theatre's production is continued in the soundtrack recording, demonstrating the collaborative brilliance of orchestrations from Jonathan Tunick and Josh …

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Monday, March 4, 2019

From Sondheim to Dr Seuss: the jaw-dropping designs of Vicki Mortimer – in pictures by David Jays

The ghostly showgirls of Follies, Wayne McGregor’s spellbinding Raven Girl and the madcap world of The Cat in the Hat have all been realised by the designer, who looks back at five of her …

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 3/1 - HARRY POTTER, FOLLIES, and More! by Bww Special

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

#TBT: Playbill: The Who's Tommy: July 1993 by JK

Looking back on it, The Who's Tommy was pretty advanced thinking for Broadway in the early 90's, and not just because it had three actors playing the main character. A true rock opera that…

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Showstoppers, defiance and flair: Sondheim’s Follies returns to the National Theatre

Dominic Cooke’s production combines rousing musical numbers with an expertly conjured atmosphere

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Saturday, February 23, 2019

Follies, National Theatre review - the Sondheim spectacular returns, better than ever by Marianka Swain

★★★★★ FOLLIES, NATIONAL THEATRE The Sondheim spectacular returns, better than ever New cast members beautifully complement this definitive production This is a golden age of London…

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

A Look at Follies' Return to London's National Theatre by Nathan Skethway

The return engagement of the acclaimed production will officially open February 22.

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Photo Flash: First Look at National Theatre's FOLLIES by BroadwayWorld

After a sold-out run, Follies returns to the NT in 2019. Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical includes such classic songs as 'Broadway Baby', 'I'm Still Here' and 'Losing My Mind'. Featuring…

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Great Performances by John Simon

What exactly is a great performance by an actor or actress on stage or screen? Or if not exactly, because it involves something words seem unable to express fully, at least approximately.It …

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Norm Lewis, Jessie Mueller, and Rosie O'Donnell in THE MUSIC MAN by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man starring Tony Award nominee Nor…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Follies’ Joanna Riding: ‘Imelda Staunton has left big shoes to fill, even if they contained little feet’ by Mark Shenton

As Follies returns to the National Theatre, the Olivier-winning Joanna Riding is taking on the role Imelda Staunton played in the hit

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Hats Off, Here They Come: Follies Returns to London’s National February 12 by Andrew Gans

The Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman musical will officially open February 22.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On Norm Lewis, Jessie Mueller, and Rosie O'Donnell in THE MUSIC MAN by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man starring Tony Award nominee Nor…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At Norm Lewis, Jessie Mueller, and Rosie O'Donnell in THE MUSIC MAN by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man starring Tony Award nominee Nor…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For The National Theatre's FOLLIES by BroadwayWorld

After a sold-out run, Follies returns to the NT in 2019. Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical includes such classic songs as 'Broadway Baby', 'I'm Still Here' and 'Losing My Mind'. Featuring…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, January 30- Happy Birthday, Hal Prince! by Alexa Criscitiello

Harold 'Hal' Prince directed the premiere productions of Cabaret, Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, The Phantom of the Opera, She Loves Me, Company, Follies, Candide, Pacific Overtures, Ev…

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Saturday, January 26, 2019

BWW TV: We've Got Trouble in DC! Watch Jessie Mueller, Norm Lewis & More Give Sneak Peek of Kennedy Center's THE MUSIC MAN by Tv - On The Road

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon present the Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man. It will star Norm Lewis Porgy and Bess as Harol…

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Photo Coverage: Norm Lewis, Jessie Muller & More Rehearse for Kennedy Center's THE MUSIC MAN! by Walter McBride

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon present the Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man. It will star Norm Lewis Porgy and Bess as Harol…

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

FREEZE FRAME: Jessie Mueller, Norm Lewis & More Rehearse for Kennedy Center's THE MUSIC MAN by Walter McBride

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon present the Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man. It will star Norm Lewis Porgy and Bess as Harol…

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Odds & Ends: Fosse/Verdon Gets a Premiere Date & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. FX's Fosse/Verdon Gets a Premiere Date Fosse/Verdon, the limited series about the professional and romantic relations…

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VIDEO: Watch Jessie Mueller and Norm Lewis in Rehearsals for THE MUSIC MAN! by BroadwayWorld

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon present the Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man. It will star Norm Lewis Porgy and Bess as Harol…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Casting directors behind Hamilton and Follies up for inaugural awards honouring their craft by Matthew Hemley

Casting directors behind shows including Follies and Hamilton have been nominated for an inaugural awards ceremony honouring their work. The Casting Awards

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Saturday, January 19, 2019

BWW Album Review: FOLLIES (2018 National Theatre Cast Recording) Touches the Sublime by David Clarke

Once one of the costliest flops in Broadway history, FOLLIES is now highly regarded as a true classic in musical theater canon. The well-reviewed National Theatre revival, which ran through …

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Friday, January 18, 2019

Top Theatre Stories: Friday, January 18, 2019 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Laura Benanti, Kinky Boots, Follies, and more

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Warner Classics and National Theatre Present the FOLLIES 2018 Cast Recording by TV News Desk

WARNER CLASSICSandtheNATIONAL THEATREannounce the digital download and streaming release ofStephen Sondheim'slegendary musicalFOLLIES - 2018 National Theatre Cast Recordingtoday.

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National Theatre’s Follies releases 2018 cast recording by Robin Johnson

The National Theatre have announced that 'Follies - 2018 National Theatre Cast Recording' has been released via digital download and streaming platforms. The post National Theatre’s Fo…

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London Follies Revival Cast Album Now Available by Logan Culwell-Block

The 2017 National Theatre production featured a cast including Imelda Staunton, and Janie Dee; the latter will reprise her performance in the 2019 return of the staging.

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Cast recording of the National Theatre’s production of Sondheim’s Follies is released for digital download and streaming

There will be many a musical theatre fan secretly listening to the National Theatre cast recording of Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical Follies at work today. Plus, it’s not long befo…

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

National Theatre FOLLIES Cast Recording To Drop Tomorrow by Alexa Criscitiello

According to Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail a cast album of the acclaimedNational Theatre production ofStephen Sondheim's FOLLIES will be available for download and streaming oniTunes andSp…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with CITY OF ANGELS, WILL ROGERS FOLLIES, BRIGHT STAR Legend, Dee Hoty by Behind The Curtain

She's Dee-lightful, she's Dee-licious, she's Dee Hoty Three time tony nominee Dee Hoty swings by Shetler Studios to look back on her illustrious performing career which includes starring rol…

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