Monday, December 17, 2018

I Love Him But It Embarrasses Me by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Galt MacDermot.It doesn't actually embarrass me to love Galt MacDermot, the composer of Hair and Two Gentlemen of Verona, whose death was just announced--I'm just using this opportunity to e…

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Production news round-up: Hamilton’s Giles Terera cast in The American Clock and the Yard in London to stage a female-led version of The Crucible by Giverny Masso

Musicals Full casting has been announced for the return of Follies to the National Theatre. The musical will run from February 12

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Jessie Mueller Will Star as Marian in Kennedy Center's THE MUSIC MAN by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has learned Tony Award-winning actress Jessie Mueller Waitress, Carousel will reunite with Beautiful director Marc Bruni Broadway Center Stage How to Succeed... for the Broadwa…

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WINNING the ‘Net – FDS Red Bucket Follies, SOME Theater Co, RIP Rodney and…a concert by Fairyprincessdiaries

The Fairy Princess would like everyone reading to know that her buddy, Actor and Activist, and all around Mr. Little Tokyo, Rodney Kageyama died peacefully in his sleep on Sunday. TFP does n…

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Sunday, December 9, 2018

VIDEO: Watch Cast Members From KINKY BOOTS Perform a Parody of Frank Sinatra's 'My Way' at Red Bucket Follies by BroadwayWorld

Equality, inclusion and joy permeated the performances at this year's poignant and record-breaking Red Bucket Follies. The company of Kinky Boots took top honors for best onstage presentatio…

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Casting announced for encore season of Follies at the National Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Casting has been announced for the return season of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman’s musical Follies at the National Theatre in February 2019. This post Casting ann…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Odds & Ends: Tracie Bennett to Star in First U.K. Revival of Mame & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Tracie Bennett to Star in First U.K. Revival of Mame Tracie Bennett, the Tony-nominated and two-time Olivier-winning stag…

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VIDEO: Watch Casts of FLOWER DRUM SONG Reunite for Red Bucket Follies Opening Number! by Stage Tube

Equality, inclusion and joy permeated the performances at this year's poignant and record-breaking Red Bucket Follies. The show celebrated six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising by 67 Broadwa…

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Take an Exclusive Look Backstage at The Red Bucket Follies by Marc J. Franklin

The annual Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS event, hosted by Seth Rudetsky, featured performances from Hamilton, Frozen, and more.

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Alexander Hanson & Joanna Riding Join Return Engagement of National Theatre's Follies by Andy Lefkowitz

West End stars Alexander Hanson and Joanna Riding will take on the roles of Ben Stone and Sally Durant Plummer in the upcoming return run of the National Theatre's Olivier-winning produc…

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National Theatre reveals full Follies casting by Robin Johnson

The National Theatre are bringing back their 2017 production of Stephen Sondheim's musical masterpiece Follies, with full casting revealed today. The post National Theatre reveals full Folli…

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Cast Complete for London Return of Follies by Andrew Gans

The Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman musical will begin previews February 12, 2019, at the National Theatre

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Full Cast Announced for FOLLIES at National Theatre 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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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Why Kelli O’Hara Changed Her Accent for The King And I in London by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares highlights from his concert with O’Hara, stories from travel with Gavin Creel, favorite moments from The Red Bucket Follies, and mor…

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Photo Flash: Inside Look at BC/EFA's Record-Breaking RED BUCKET FOLLIES by BroadwayWorld

Equality, inclusion and joy permeated the performances at this year's poignant and record-breaking Red Bucket Follies. The show celebrated six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising by 67 Broadwa…

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2018 Red Bucket Follies Raises $6.1 Million; Watch Highlights From the Competition by Ryan McPhee

The Hamilton tour was named top donor at the recently renamed annual celebration, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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VIDEO: HAMILTON, THE LION KING, And More Take the Stage at BC/EFA Red Bucket Follies! by Stage Tube

Equality, inclusion and joy permeated the performances at this year's poignant and record-breaking Red Bucket Follies. The show celebrated six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising by 67 Broadwa…

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Red Bucket Follies Raises Record-Breaking $6,113,301; HAMILTON Tour Is Top Fundraiser by BroadwayWorld

Equality, inclusion and joy permeated the performances at this year's poignant and record-breakingRed Bucket Follies. The show celebrated six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising by 67 Broadway…

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2018 Red Bucket Follies Competition Raises $6.1 Million; Hamilton Tour Named Top Fundraiser by Ryan McPhee

The recently renamed annual celebration, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, took place December 3 and 4 at the New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Monday, December 3, 2018

Seth Rudetsky Hosts Red Bucket Follies at Broadway’s New Amsterdam Theatre by Andrew Gans

Norbert Leo Butz, Noma Dumezweni, Ashley Park, Cherry Jones, and many more are part of the December 3–4 performances benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Don’t Miss: ‘Red Bucket Follies’ Benefitting BC/EFA by Matthew Wexler

The Broadway community comes together to celebrate the season and raise funds for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

Norbert Leo Butz, Noma Dumezweni, Ashley Park, Cherry Jones, More Set for Red Bucket Follies by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky will again host the benefit for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS that will include a tribute to Broadway’s diversity.

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Cast Members from MY FAIR LADY, CURSED CHILD, and More to Appear in BC/EFA's RED BUCKET FOLLIES by BroadwayWorld

Six weeks of fundraising will culminate in an extravaganza of Broadway stars, extraordinary ensembles and one-of-a-kind performances at Red Bucket Follies at 430 pm on Monday, December 3, an…

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Monday, November 26, 2018

How Do You Become the Head of a Major Television Network? by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares stories from Robert Greenblatt (the man behind NBC live musicals), plus tales from Broadway’s Mike Birbiglia, and the upcoming Red B…

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Monday, November 12, 2018

Odds & Ends: Andrea McArdle & Donna McKechnie to Team Up in New Concert Engagement & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. Andrea McArdle & Donna McKechnie to Sing Sondheim & Hamlisch in New Concert Broadway legend…

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Sunday, November 11, 2018

Paula Wayne, Golden-Voiced Broadway Star of Golden Boy, Dead at 84 by Paul Wontorek

Paula Wayne, the golden-voiced leading lady of Broadway’s Golden Boy, died on November 9 at her South Florida home. She was 84 and had battled pancreatic cancer in recent years. Raise…

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Surprises that derive from the spice of life by Susan Elkin

I think variety is the best thing about my life and work. In the last two weeks, I’ve seen a children’s show at Chichester, amateur takes on Our Country’s Good and Follies, three youth…

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

Behind the Music with Louis Rosen: Stephen Sondheim, American Modernist II        by Sandi Durell

  by: Alix Cohen   Broadway Experiments, Company and Follies   “Let’s begin once again by listening to a demonstration recording that Stephen Sondheim made of a song from 1964…

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Musical Iridescence: Inner Voices 2018 by Sandi Durell

      By Samuel L. Leiter   Each New York theatre season brings a small number of one-act programs to the New York stage. Some are part of regular programs, like Summer S…

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