Thursday, December 1, 2016

STAGE TUBE: Get Ready for Signature's 360-Degree Send-Off with 'Godspeed Titanic' Music Video by Stage Tube

Signature Theatre'sTitanic, directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer Broadway's Gigi, Follies, Million Dollar Quartet,will run from December 13 - January 29, 2017, feat…

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Donna Migliaccio Stars in SILVER BELLES World Premiere, Starting Tonight at Signature Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Signature Theatrepresents theworld premiere production of a new holiday musical, Silver Belles. Directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer Broadway's Follies, Million Dol…

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

Friends Set up GoFundMe Page for Terri White’s Medical Expenses by Andrew Gans

The singing actor, last on Broadway in the revival of Follies, is undergoing chemotherapy.

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Sunday, November 13, 2016

Stars of Vaudeville #1012: Norma Terris by Trav S.D.

Today is the birthday of Norma Terris (Norma Allison, 1904-1989). Originally from Kansas, Terris started out in vaudeville performing singing celebrity impressions, an act that sounds not un…

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Friday, November 11, 2016

Follies Stars Reunite for I'll Be Seeing You: A World War II Love Story Tonight by Andrew Gans

The American Pops Orchestra season, which also includes a tribute to Barbra Streisand, kicks off tonight.

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

People You Should Know . . . Arpita Mukherjee by Zack Calhoon

Arpita Mukherjee is an writer, director, producer and choreographer with over a decade of experience in professional theatre. After working for Washington Shakespeare Company and S…

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All Aboard for Signature Theatre's 360-Degree Staging of TITANIC; Cast Announced! by BroadwayWorld

Signature Theatre has announcedthe full cast and creative team forTitanic, directed bySignature Theatre Artistic Director Eric SchaefferBroadway'sGigi,Follies,Million Dollar Quartet. Signatu…

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Monday, October 31, 2016

Chita Rivera, Adam Pascal, Kate Baldwin, More Perform Classics on Broadway on the High Seas 7

Playbill\u2019s Broadway on the High Seas 7 sailed the Italian Riviera from September 21-30. On board the cruise were Faith Prince, Lindsay Mendez, Andr\u00E9a Burns, Adam Pascal, Brenda Bra…

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Saturday, October 29, 2016

The Art of Making Art in "Sunday in the Park with George" and "Tick,Tick...Boom!" by Broadway & Me

In 1984, Stephen Sondheim had already created the game-changing shows Company and Follies but, feeling disillusioned by the failure of Merrily We Roll Along, he was thinking about leaving th…

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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Chita Rivera, Adam Pascal, Judy Kuhn, Tommy Tune, Perform Classics on Broadway on the High Seas 7

Playbill\u2019s Broadway on the High Seas 7 sailed the Italian Riviera from September 21-30. On board the cruise were Faith Prince, Lindsay Mendez, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Andr\u00E9a Burns, …

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Q&A: Kirsten Guenther, Nolan Gasser, and Mindi Dickstein on NAMT and Their New Musical “Benny & Joon” by Stagebuddy News

The National Alliance for Musical Theatre will hold its 28th annual Festival of New Musicals on October 27 and 28 at New World Stages. Benny & Joon, by Kirsten Guenther (book), Mindi D…

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Thursday, October 20, 2016

American Dream! Alistair Brammer Will Play Chris in Miss Saigon on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The heat is on for Alistair Brammer, who will reprise his West End performance as the young American GI Chris in the Miss Saigon revival. Directed by Laurence Connor, Boublil and Schönb…

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Sunday, October 16, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Welcomes Second-Generation Broadway Alum Richard Roland by Behind The Curtain

Great Grandpa Roland was a bandleader. Grandpa Roland was a trumpet player. Dad, Steve Roland, was inSOUTH PACIFIC. Mom, Liz Roland, was in MR. PRESIDENT. Their son, Richard Roland, was in T…

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Founding Follies by Sam Hurwitt

CCMT revives a goofy musical trifle about the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

National Theatre Announces Additional Casting for Angels in America and Follies by Mark Shenton

Four world premieres and two European premieres are among planned productions.

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Monday, October 10, 2016

Interview: Colin Donnell on Working with The New York Pops, Discovering Lerner and Loewe, and Exploring Different Kinds of Fandom by Jose Solis

On October 14th, Colin Donnell will be joining The New York Pops on their season opener, The Musical World of Lerner and Loewe, which celebrates the 60th anniversary of My Fair Lady. I had a…

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Friday, October 7, 2016

New Musical Seeks to Recapture Lost Era of NY’s Demimonde by Robert Viagas

Daughter of an original Sammy’s emcee has written Sammy’s Bowery Follies.

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Laurie Metcalf, Chris Cooper & More Will Bring Lucas Hnath's A Doll's House, Part 2 to Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Emmy winner and Tony nominee Laurie Metcalf and Oscar winner Chris Cooper will star in A Doll’s House, Part 2 on Broadway. Lucas Hnath’s revisiting of the Ibsen classic, which wi…

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BWW Review: Sharp And Snazzy HOLIDAY INN Is An Irving Berlin Bonanza by Michael Dale

It's been said that Irving Berlin was no fan of big musical spectacles, which is why he stopped writing songs for the ZIEGFELD FOLLIES and had the intimate Music Box Theatre built so that hi…

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Thursday, October 6, 2016

Production news round-up: September 28 to October 4 by Georgia Snow

Musicals Imelda Staunton and Janie Dee are to star in a revival of Follies at the National Theatre, it has been confirmed.

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Saturday, October 1, 2016

What’s Hot in London: September 24-30 by Mark Shenton

Jersey Boys will say farewell, Follies will take the National, and Seth Rudetsky is to reprise Disaster! in London.

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Four-Time Olivier Winner Imelda Staunton to Lead Revival of Stephen Sondheim’s Follies by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We're losing our minds! Before Gypsy on Broadway, Imelda Staunton will headline a revival of Stephen Sondheim’s Follies at the U.K.’s National Theatre. Directed by Dominic Co…

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FOLLIES • The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis by Andrea

The Rep’s 50th anniversary season kickoff was met with a palpable buzz -- and for good reason. While comfortably residing within the canon of Sondheim musicals, Follies is not often produc…

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Theatre News: Imelda Staunton and Janie Dee to star in Follies at the National Theatre

Sondheim's musical will be revived at the venue in 2017

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Imelda Staunton To Star in London Follies by Robert Viagas

Plus a fresh report that her Gypsy may be coming to Broadway.

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Today on Broadway: Friday, September 30, 2016 by James Marino

Listen: Prince of Broadway in 2017, Staunton Follies, Small Mouth Sounds 100, Rocky and Grumpy. “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top …

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Imelda Staunton to Star in West End Revival of FOLLIES by BroadwayWorld

The Daily Mail's Baz Bamigboye has announced thatImelda Stauntonwill star as Sally in a London revival ofFolliesby Stephen SondheimandJames Goldman.

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Harold Prince's Prince of Broadway to Land on the Great White Way by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We told you this tuner was one to watch! The long-in-the-works musical Prince of Broadway, which ran in Japan last year, is looking to begin performances on the Main Stem in the fall of 201…

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Friday, September 23, 2016

Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/23; FOLLIES in St. Louis, LAST SHIP in Salt Lake, PUMP BOYS in Seattle, HUNCH by BroadwayWorld

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in St. Louis, Salt Lake City, Seattleand more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include FOLLI…

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

James Grissom and Joanna Gleason to Talk Tennessee Williams Book FOLLIES OF GOD at The Drama Book Shop by BroadwayWorld

The Drama Book Shop will welcome author James Grissom for a discussion and signing of his acclaimed book, Follies Of God Tennessee Williams and the Women of the Fog.

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