Friday, July 23, 2021

Sterling Playmakers to stage ‘Godspell’ for our time in need of healing by News Desk

The updated script comes from the Broadway revival. The show can be enjoyed both live and online.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:04PM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Corbin Bleu Discusses Why He's Excited to Honor Theater Students as the Host of the 2021 Jimmy Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

A breakout star from Disney's original High School Musical, Corbin Bleu has gone on to show off his triple-threat skills on Broadway in In the Heights, Godspell, Holiday Inn and the 2019 re…

SOURCE: at 12:12PM
Monday, July 12, 2021

Emmy Winners Uzo Aduba and Ron Cephas Jones to Star in Clyde's on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting has been announced for Lynn Nottage's new Broadway play Clyde's. Emmy winners Uzo Aduba and Ron Cephas Jones will star in the production along with Kara Young and Reza Salazar. As p…

SOURCE: at 01:12PM
Wednesday, June 23, 2021

A community ‘Godspell’ gives hope, evokes enthusiasm for live theater’s return in Connecticut by Christopher Arnott

A community-based "Godspell" in Shelton gives clues as to what live theater will be like in the next few months.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 02:44PM
Tuesday, June 22, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 22 - 28 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: June 22 - 28 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  June 22, 1976: One of the most produced and beloved musicals of all time, Godspell, debuted on Broadway at the Bro…

SOURCE: at 08:06AM
Thursday, June 17, 2021

Feinstein's/54 Below Reopens Tonight With George Salazar and Joe Iconis in TWO-PLAYER GAME

Salazar, the Lortel Award-winning actor known for Be More Chill, The Lightning Thief, Godspell, tick tick BOOM, and most recently the Pasadena Playhouse production of Little Shop of Horror…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:14AM
Tuesday, June 8, 2021

FRESHPLAY FRIDAYS: Margaret and Rita by MCC Theater

The MISCAST21 Premiere has ended but you can re-watch the entire event and donate through Thursday, 5/20. Skip ahead to 36:48 for the start of the pre-show! You can donate here / https://m…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:59PM
Monday, May 31, 2021

Podcast Episode #235: 3 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Did Not Take Off On Broadway by Ken Davenport

ESTIMATED LISTENING TIME OF THIS EPISODE:  15 Minutes LISTEN WHEREVER YOU LISTEN TO PODCASTS: The Producer’s Perspective Broadway Podcast Network Spotify Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Am…

SOURCE: The Producer's Perspective at 11:00AM

235 – 3 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Did NOT Take Off on Broadway by Automatic Episode Import

It has been 10 years (!) since I crowdfunded Godspell. It remains one of the most difficult things

SOURCE: at 01:02AM
Thursday, May 27, 2021

"I am Here" by Adam Gwon Broadway Performers Salute AAPI Heritage Month by Playbill

To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 32 Asian American Broadway & off-Broadway performers, including George Takei (Allegiance), Ann Harada (Avenue Q, Cinderella), Te…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:33PM
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

George Salazar on Meeting Joe Iconis for the First Time and the Impact of Michael in the Bathroom by BroadwayWorld

Watch the FULL interview HERE: Want more Backstage Live episodes? Visit Richard Ridge chats with Broadway favorite George …

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:24PM
Saturday, May 22, 2021

George Salazar -- Beautiful City on Stars in the House by Robb Johnston

George Salazar performs Beautiful City from Godspell (2011 revival arrangement) on the 5/22/21 episode of Stars in the House extracted with permission of the show's host, Seth Rudetsky Ple…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:47PM

Stephen Schwartz and Godspell Stars Reunite on Stars in the House May 22 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, May 21, 2021

Sarah Jessica Parker to Join ANNIE Reunion on STARS IN THE HOUSE

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley recently announced Stars in the House reunions of the casts of “Godspell,” “Annie,” and “Pageant'. It was today revealed that Sarah Jessica Pa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:31PM


KELLI O'HARA performs BEAUTIFUL CITY from GODSPELL at MCC Theater's MISCAST21. Musical Supervision and Arrangements by Will Van Dyke Nate Brown - Guitar Carl Carter - Bass Dena Tauriello…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:00AM
Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Ep. 1 (Artist Exploration): Telly Leung (Broadway’s Aladdin and Glee) on his road to Carnegie Mellon, Parental Worry, & Boldness in the Age of T by Bpn Admin As

In our first Artist Exploration Episode, Telly Leung (Aladdin, Allegiance, Godspell, Rent, & Glee) and Charlie Murphy discuss Telly’s road to Carnegie Mellon, how the college applicati…

SOURCE: at 12:00AM
Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Make This Dream Come True by Sandi Durell

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today a theater-lovers dream week of shows, as they will reunite the casts of “Godspell,” “Annie,” and “Pageant,” and host a very s…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 03:10PM

STARS IN THE HOUSE Announces WICKED Game Night, ANNIE and GODSPELL Reunions & More!

 Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today a theater-lovers dream week of shows, as they will reunite the casts of “Godspell,” “Annie,” and “Pageant,” and host a very…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:34PM

50th Anniversary Godspell Reunion!|Stars in the House, 5/22/21 @ 8 PM ET by Stars In The House

ABOUT US: In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and theaters across the world closing their curtains indefinitely, SiriusXM host Seth Rudetsky and his husband, producer James Wesley creat…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:00PM
Monday, May 17, 2021

VIDEO: Celebrate 50 Years of GODSPELL with a Mega-Reunion on Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!

Prepare ye, for a Godspell mega-reunion! Fifty years ago today, on May 17, 1971, a musical phenomenon opened off-Broadway. What began as a master's thesis project for Carnegie Mellon student…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:17PM

Victor Garber, Eugene Levy, Uzo Aduba, Andrea Martin, More Share Godspell Memories to Celebrate Musical's 50th Anniversary by Andrew Gans

The John-Michael Tebelak–Stephen Schwartz musical debuted Off-Broadway May 17, 1971, at the Cherry Lane Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Sunday, May 16, 2021

Godspell at 50: Reminiscences With Original Stars Peggy Gordon, Robin Lamont, and Stephen Nathan

Learn about the creation of John-Michael Tebelak and Stephen Schwartz's much-loved musical.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:18PM

'Godspell' 50th Anniversary Show by Beltline To Broadway

Beltline to Broadway is the leading source of North Carolina theater news and information. Based in Raleigh, North Carolina, RDU on Stage was primarily formed to provide full coverage of the…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:20PM

This Week on Broadway for May 16, 2021: The 50th Anniversary of Godspell by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Stephen Schwartz, Peggy Gordon, and Robin Lamont, about their experiences with Godspell. This Week on Broadway has been coming…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, May 14, 2021

He helped give the world #AllGoodGifts. RIP To one of the original producers of Godspell, Stuart Duncan.

Godspell changed my life. I saw it, I performed in it. And I was blessed to have been able to produce it. Without Mr. Duncan, there’d be a godspellian hole in my gut. Thank you, Sir, for t…

SOURCE: The Producer's Perspective at 11:15AM
Monday, May 10, 2021


(Chris Wiegand’s article appeared in the Guardian, 5/10. Photo: ‘I dance like a duck’ … Jeremy Irons, right, as Judas in London; the musical’s first commercial staging in New York …

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‘We even performed it in front of the pope!’ – how we made Godspell by Interviews By Chris Wiegand

‘Religious groups didn’t like Jesus wearing a Superman shirt or the lack of a resurrection. So we told them the curtain call was the resurrection – when Jesus runs on and takes a bow…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:03PM
Thursday, May 6, 2021

#50 – One Year Anniversary with Charlie Alterman by Elizabeth Wheless

In celebration of the One Year Episode of Take A Bow, Charlie Alterman joins to bring a new field that has yet to be discussed on the podcast. Charlie is one of the most well known conductor…

SOURCE: at 03:00AM
Saturday, May 1, 2021

We Love Telly Leung by Elizabeth Wheless

We're back with PROFESSOR Telly Leung! Godspell, Aladdin, Rent, Glee, Allegiance, In Transit ... the guy has had an incredible career and he's just getting started. Telly just returned from …

SOURCE: at 03:00AM
Monday, April 19, 2021

Podcast Episode #229: The challenge with revivals as we revive Broadway.

ESTIMATED LISTENING TIME OF THIS PODCAST EPISODE:  18 Minutes CLICK HERE TO LISTEN: FOLLOW The Producer’s Perspective on Apple Podcast (it’s FREE to do so!) Rate/Review on Apple Podcas…

SOURCE: The Producer's Perspective at 11:00AM
Tuesday, April 13, 2021

3 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Did NOT Take Off on Broadway

It has been 10 years (!) since I crowdfunded Godspell. It remains one of the most difficult things I’ve ever done in this business. It took two years to put together. It took three law fi…

SOURCE: The Producer's Perspective at 11:00AM

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