Monday, September 21, 2020

Jasmine & Ron Cephas Jones Make Emmy History; Additional Broadway Alums Win 2020 Emmy Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Jasmine Cephas Jones, who can be seen in the original cast of Hamilton on Disney+, earned her first Emmy Award for her performance on Quibi’s #FreeRayshawn. On Sept…

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Playing Jesus in a Pandemic Summer by Michael Paulson

Nicholas Edwards starred in the closely watched “Godspell” production. “Usually the stage is a safe place,” he said, “but it became a place where I was anxious all the time.”

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Monday, September 14, 2020

The Best Audition Suggestions for Seussical the Musical – by Character by Performerstuff

The Best Audition Suggestions for Seussical the Musical – by Character  Written by Tiffany Wilkie August 20, 2020 “Oh, the Thinks You Can Think” when you let Performer Stuff’s…

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

Broadway.com #LiveatFive Home Edition with Godspell Director Alan Filderman by Broadway.com

Alan Filderman chats about directing Godspell at Berkshire Theatre Group and more. 

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Michael Quinn by Sarah Day

By Sarah Day This week for Throwback Thursday we speak to Michael Quinn who transferred some of his stage talents into producing theatre, events and most recently Godspell online. This post …

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Saturday, September 5, 2020

The New York Times: Bringing the Theater Back to Life by James Marino

Three months into Broadway’s shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic, Michael Paulson, a theater reporter for The New York Times, got a call from a theater in western Massachusetts …

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Monday, August 31, 2020

Stephen Schwartz Documentary, ‘Defying Gravity,’ Announced by Matthew Wexler

Award-winning director John Scheinfeld will helm a new documentary about Stephen Schwartz, the prolific composer of 'Wicked,' 'Godspell' and more. The post Stephen Schwartz Documentary, ‘…

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New Documentary DEFYING GRAVITY Will Chronicle the Career of Stephen Schwartz

A new documentary will be released on the work and creative journey of Stephen Schwartz, the three-time Academy Award, three-time Grammy Award, and Tony Award-winning songwriter of Wicked, …

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New Documentary Defying Gravity to Celebrate Stephen Schwartz by Broadway Direct

Announced today, a new documentary on the work and creative journey of Stephen Schwartz, the three-time Academy Award, three-time Grammy Award, and Tony Award-winning songwriter of Wicked, …

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Saturday, August 29, 2020

Review: Godspell, Hope Mill Theatre by George Collins

Review: Godspell, Hope Mill Theatre2.0StarsIf a spinning woman singing praises to a selfie-stick in the woods doesn’t excite you, then I’m uncertain what would. This 50th Anniversary con…

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‘Vocally impressive but also visually interesting too’: GODSPELL THE CONCERT (Online review) by Luca Molinari

Raising money for three charities: Hope Mill Theatre (A Factory of Creativity CIO), Acting For Others and National AIDS Trust, Godspell looks towards a brighter future post-lockdown.

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Call Redialed: NEW Telly Leung Interview: Broadway Actor, GLEE, Bristol Riverside Theatre's Summer Fest 2020 by Adam Rothenberg

I always love interviewing Telly Leung, so I was thrilled he was available for this new interview during Broadway’s shutdown. I have enjoyed seeing Telly on Broadway, TV, and in concert. …

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Friday, August 28, 2020

‘Superb & enjoyable musical treat’: GODSPELL THE CONCERT (Online review) by Louise Penn

The marvellous Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester has co-produced Godspell The Concert with Ginger Quiff Media.

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

First Equity-Approved Musical, GODSPELL, Gets Extended at Berkshire Theatre Group

Berkshire Theatre Group has announced alongside municipal authorities and Actors' Equity Association, that Godspell will be extended from Tuesday, September 8th through Sunday, September 20 …

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Outdoor Godspell Extends at Berkshire Theatre Group by Dan Meyer

The production marks the first Equity-approved musical since the coronavirus pandemic.

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REVIEW: Godspell 50th Anniversary Concert, Online ✭✭✭✭✭ by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Douglas Mayo reviews the Godspell 50th Anniversary concert streamed online benefitting Acting For Others and the National Aids Trust. This post REVIEW: Godspell 50th Annivers…

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Special Episode: Alan Filderman, Director/Casting Director of Berkshire Theatre Group’s “Godspell” by Ashley Steves

On today’s special episode, Ashley talks with Alan Filderman, director and casting director of the currently-running production of “Godspell” from Berkshire Theatre Group. The first pr…

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Sam Tutty, Ruthie Henshall, Jenna Russell, More Star in Virtual Godspell Concert Beginning August 27 by Andrew Gans

Manchester's Hope Mill Theatre streams the Stephen Schwartz musical through August 29.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

VIDEO: How is Berkshire Theatre Group Making GODSPELL Happen? Go Behind the Scenes!

The first musical in the United States to be approved by Actors' Equity Association is currently running in the Berkshires! Berkshire Theatre Group's Godspell, which is being presented outd…

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Theater? Yes! by Sandi Durell

Berkshire Theatre Group in Pittsfield, Ma. under the tent . . . happening now with Godspell thru Sept. 4 and SOLD OUT!  The innovative socially distanced seating has made it possible.   Th…

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Monday, August 17, 2020

Godspell single "Beautiful City" performed by Jodie Steele released for charity

The new single performed by Jodie Steele for the Godspell 50th Anniversary Concert is now available on all major streaming platforms, including Apple Music and Spotify, as well as on the Br…

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Sunday, August 16, 2020

Godspell single performed by Jodie Steele released for charity. by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo With the Godspell 50th Anniversary Online Concert almost upon us, Jodie Steele has released a single of Beautiful City from the show for charity. This post Godspell single pe…

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INTERVIEW: Ruthie Henshall talks Godspell, touring and lockdown by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Ruthie Henshall is appearing in the 50th Anniversary online concert of Godspell the musical this month. We talked about the show, her tour and lockdown. This post INTERVIEW: …

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Theater News: The Past Week in Five Acts by Matthew Wexler

Theater news of the week includes the opening of 'Godspell,' Andrew Lloyd Webber's COVID-19 trial vaccination, and a dispute between Scott Rudin and SpotCo. The post Theater News: The Past W…

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Massachusetts Orders Two Live Plays In Berkshires To Reduce Audience Sizes by Artsjournal1

The first two theater productions in the U.S. since lockdown to be approved by Actors’ Equity for performing before an in-person audience, Godspell at Berkshire Theater Group and Harry Cla…

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

‘Diana’ to Premiere on Netflix Before B’way by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward August 13, 2020: Another COVID-postponed Broadway musical has announced plans for reopening, but with a twist. Diana, the bio-musical about Great Britain's beloved lat…

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Despite Reducing Capacity, the Country's First Equity-Approved, Post-COVID Theatre Productions Move Forward by Ryan McPhee

A new Massachusetts mandate has capped outdoor mass gatherings at 50 instead of 100, affecting current productions of Harry Clarke and Godspell.

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Despite Reducing Capacity, the Country's First Equity-Approved, COVID-Era Theatre Productions Move Forward by Ryan McPhee

A new Massachusetts mandate has capped outdoor mass gatherings at 50 instead of 100, affecting current productions of Harry Clarke and Godspell.

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Massachusetts Forces Two Theaters to Reduce Seating Capacity by Michael Paulson

Only 50 audience members apiece will be allowed to attend tent performances of “Godspell” and “Harry Clarke" in the Berkshires.

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What Is It Like to See In-Person Theatre During COVID? by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth and family go to the socially-distanced production of Godspell, plus stories from Liz Callaway and BD Wong.

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