Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Standing @ Zero: Aladdin's Jeffrey C. Sousa by JK

This month's Standing @ Zero honoree is one of the many really unsung heroes of the Broadway musical - he's a swing. Jeffrey C. Sousa is a part of the Disney's Aladdin company over at the Ne…

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Remembering Paint Your Wagon by Mark Robinson

Lerner and Loewe certainly wrote some gorgeous music together for Broadway and Hollywood musicals. From Brigadoon to My Fair Lady, from Gigi to  Camelot, the duo crafted lush, elegant m…

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Signature Theatre Announces ‘Assassins’ Cast and Creative Team by News Desk

Signature Theatre has announced the full cast and creative team for Assassins with music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by John Weidman and directed by Signature Theatre Artistic …

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Everyone's a Critic: Barbara Schuler and her guest reviewer mull over 'Be More Chill'

Newsday theater critic Barbara Schuler took Hauppauge teen Gigi Manta to see the Broadway hit "Be More Chill." Who liked the show more?

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Sunday, May 26, 2019

How One Teacher Uses Dance to Combat Memorial Day Weekend Gun Violence in Chicago by Artsjournal1

“Memorial Day is notoriously one of Chicago’s bloodiest weekends. Last year, 36 people were shot and seven died that weekend. In 2017 and 2016, the number of shootings was even higher. W…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Fox Picks Up New Drama Filthy Rich Featuring Corey Cott & Kim Cattrall by Andy Lefkowitz

Filthy Rich, a new drama starring Broadway alums Corey Cott and Kim Cattrall, has been picked up as a series from Fox, according to Variety. The one-hour "southern Gothic family drama" is wr…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Bobby Smith, Natascia Diaz, Nicki Elledge, and More in Signature Theatre's GRAND HOTEL by BroadwayWorld

Signature Theatre's Grand Hotel, the Musical directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer Broadway's Gigi, Follies, and Signature's Titanic and choreographed by Kelly Crand…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, April 8- Vanessa Hudgens Makes Her Broadway Debut In GIGI by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2015, Vanessa Hudgens made her Broadway debut in the title role of Gigi

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Monday, March 11, 2019

My Fair Lady: Choreography for the characters by Admin

Lincoln Center Theater, New York, New York. March 8, 2019. Christopher Gattelli’s choreographic record can’t be characterized. From Gigi to Cher, Newsies to The King and I, and SpongeBo…

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

The Cast of RENT Live Sings a Snippet of “Seasons of Love” Acapella + Soundtrack Will Be Released by Marshall W. Mabry Iv

Fox’s RENT Live cast teased audiences with a sneak peek of “Season’s of Love” acapella. The video features Tony, Emmy, and Grammy nominee Brandon Victor Dixon (Shuffle Along) as T…

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Vanessa Hudgens Is About to Bring a Whole New Maureen to the Screen in Rent on Fox by Keith Loria

The High School Musical and Gigi star says she’s been finding her own version of the role made famous by Idina Menzel.

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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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Friday, December 14, 2018

Anastasia Newcomer Cody Simpson on the YouTube Video That Rocketed Him to Fame & His Fervent Fans by Lindsey Sullivan

Cody Simpson in Anastasia (Photo by Evan Zimmerman) Cody Simpson recently made his Broadway debut at the Broadhurst Theatre as Dmitry in Anastasia. The Australian native is no stranger to …

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Friday, November 23, 2018

Cody Simpson rebounds from Gigi Hadid with Broadway debut by Emily Selleck

Australian pop star Cody Simpson hasn’t made his Broadway debut in “Anastasia” yet, but he’s already getting fan mail at the Broadhurst Theatre. “I thought, ‘Don’t jump the gun…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Lili Thomas by Zack Calhoon

Lili Thomas-Prospect Theatre Company debut! Select regional: A Chorus Line (Sheila), Pippin (Fastrada), Rent (Mimi), Spelling Bee (Marcy Park), T…

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Monday, November 5, 2018

Smash & Broadway Choreographer Joshua Bergasse Is Wed in Sunset Beach, NC by Andy Lefkowitz

Congratulations to Emmy winner and Tony nominee Joshua Bergasse and his longtime love, acclaimed ballet dancer Sara Mearns, who were married on November 3 in Sunset Beach, North Carolina, ac…

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part II: France, Spain and Portugal by JK

Today we continue our world tour by crossing the English Channel into France. There, we'll get passport stamps for 12 musicals that cover everything from the Atlantic coast to the Riviera, t…

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Brandon Victor Dixon, Vanessa Hudgens, Keala Settle, Jordan Fisher Set for Fox's Rent Live! by Andy Lefkowitz

No day but today! Casting is here for Fox's upcoming live TV presentation of Jonathan Larson's Tony-winning musical Rent. Two-time Tony nominee Brandon Victor Dixon, Vanessa Hud…

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Head Over Heels Associate Producer, Julie Boardman, and Gigi by Told By Julie Boardman

“Gigi turned 8 years old on August 19th and is named after the movie, Gigi. I’ve had her since she was a puppy. I moved to New York City 14 years ago and had always wanted a dog. At the …

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Friday, August 31, 2018

From My Fair Lady to Gigi: 25 Playbills Alan Jay Lerner Brought to Broadway by Hannah Vine

The Tony Award-winning lyricist was born August 31, 1918.

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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The Most Shows at One Theater (Part 1) by JK

I'm pretty sure that if you take the time to read theater blogs, you love going to the theater. And you probably keep track of which shows you've seen. Maybe you keep all of your tickets, or…

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Steffanie Leigh, and More Lead Cast of Signature's PASSION Beginning Today by BroadwayWorld

Natascia Diaz Signature's Crazy for You, City Center Encores Grand Hotel, Claybourne Elder Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George and Steffanie…

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

VIDEO: Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Sing 'Happiness' From PASSION at Signature Theatre by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has a first look at PASSION at Signature Theatre in DC, starring Natascia Diaz West Side Story, Claybourne ElderSignature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in…

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Welcome to Dreamland! Emily Bautista, Red Concepcion & Anthony Festa Will Lead the National Tour of Miss Saigon by Ryan Gilbert

We're only telling you what we've received, but our reports can usually be believed! Emily Bautista, Red Concepción and Anthony Festa will star in the national tour of Miss Sa…

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Friday, July 27, 2018

VIDEO: First Look at Natascia Diaz and Clybourne Elder in PASSION at Signature Theatre by Stage Tube

Natascia Diaz Signature's Crazy for You, City Center Encores Grand Hotel, Claybourne Elder Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George and Steffanie…

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Mary Page Marlowe - Getting To Know You - Just Not Completely by Judd Hollander

Reviewed by Judd HollanderEach of us during the course of our lives will meet, work and interact with numerous people on an almost daily basis. Yet in the end, we'll never really know many o…

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Natascia Diaz, Steffanie Leigh, and More Lead Cast of Signature's PASSION by BroadwayWorld

Natascia Diaz Signature's Crazy for You, City Center Encores Grand Hotel, Claybourne Elder Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George and Steffanie…

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Alan Jay Lerner YouTube Spiral! Epic Performances of Brigadoon, My Fair Lady, Gigi, Camelot & More

Take a big, Broadway YouTube spiral of Tony and Oscar winner Alan Jay Lerner.

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Sunday, May 6, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Kim Sykes by Zack Calhoon

Kim Sykes-GBH’s Artistic Director, is a member of the Actors Center Workshop Company, the Women’s Artist Workshop (WAW) and Plays In Progress (PIP). In 2017 she guest starred on Showtime…

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber, at 70, Discusses His Career From Joseph and Jesus to Lana Del Rey by Mark Beech

Andrew Lloyd Webber, one of the most successful composers of the modern era, is turning 70.His repertoire includes some of the world’s most celebrated musicals: “Sunset Boulevard,” Cat…

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