Friday, April 17, 2015

KINKY BOOTS is BIG FAB FUN! (TV Commercial) by Kinky Boots

KINKY BOOTS is BIG FAB FUN! (TV Commercial) Experience the uplifting power of Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein's KINKY BOOTS, now in its third smash year on Broadway! KINKY BOOTS is …

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STAGE TUBE: KINKY BOOTS Launches New Promo Campaign for Second Year on Broadway by Stage Tube

Kinky Boots, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical, celebrated two-year anniversary on Broadway on Saturday, April 4, 2015. Featuring a Tony Award-winning score by pop icon Cyndi Lau…

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STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/17/15- A CATERED AFFAIR by Stage Tube

Today in 2008, A Catered Affair opened at the Walter Kerr Theatre, where it ran for 116 performances. A Catered Affair is a musical with a book by Harvey Fierstein and music and lyrics by Jo…

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

‘Finding Neverland’ Musical With Kelsey Grammer Believes In Audiences, Not Critics: The Video Review by Jeremy Gerard

Perhaps taking a cue from colleague Marc Platt – who defied critics’ expectations by turning the widely dissed Wicked into one of Broadway’s biggest all-time moneymakers …

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My theatre (diversity) diary: Buyer, Lions, Harvey, Stevie and After Electra by Terri Paddock

At a recent post-show panel I hosted at The Father on the subject of “Women in the Arts”, Act for Change campaigner Stephanie Street shared a statistic that shocked me: currently…

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Broadway Review: “Finding Neverland” with Matthew Morrison Becomes Charming Stage Musical for the Ages by Roger Friedman

“Finding Neverland” arrives tonight on Broadway loaded for Tony nominations and overflowing with charm. It’s also Harvey Weinstein’s debut as a modern Categories: C…

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Broadway Review: ‘Finding Neverland’

There’s not enough flying in “Finding Neverland” — metaphorical flying, that is, those giddy flights of wit and imagination that make us believe, if not in fairies, then…

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Kelsey Grammer Hooks The Crowd In ‘Peter Pan’ Prequel ‘Finding Neverland': Broadway Review by Jeremy Gerard

Finding Neverland flies. Occasionally it even soars. The miracle is that the darned thing not only got off the ground, but that this musical prequel to the Peter Pan story arrives on Broadw…

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'Finding Neverland': Theater Review by David Rooney

Matthew Morrison and Kelsey Grammer star in this musicalization of the 2004 Johnny Depp film, the first Broadway show shepherded by lead producer Harvey more

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Odds & Ends: Vanessa Hudgens on Going From Gigi to Grease, First Beauty and the Beast Pic & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Vanessa Hudgens on Going From Gigi to Grease Vanessa Hudgens stopped by The View on April 14 to talk making her Broadway de…

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Sunday, April 12, 2015

Review: In Richard Eyre’s Production of ‘Ghosts,’ the Clean Parts Are the Most Disturbing by Ben Brantley

Richard Eyre’s production of the classic Ibsen play, at the Harvey Theater of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, allows the audience to feel the full, bruising force of the drama.

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Friday, April 10, 2015

Will God Get Naked? Jim Parsons Tells All About the New Broadway Play An Act of God by Marc Acito

Jim Parsons, last seen on Broadway as Elwood P. Dowd in in the Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of Harvey, returns to the Great White Way in a slightly more powerful role - the A…

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

What Harvey Weinstein Learned On “Finding Neverland”‘s Long, Long Trip To Broadway by Matthew Westphal

“In making the leap from movie mogul to lead theater producer … [he] has fired or lost more actors, artists and executives than most impresarios do on their shows. … Yet Mr…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Review: In London, ‘Rules for Living,’ ‘Stevie’ and ‘Harvey’ Tackle Familiar Ground by Matt Wolf

Fantastic food fights, serene wits and a rabbit that won’t go away on the stages in London.

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Theatre News: Exclusive: Cast announced for Closer to Heaven at the Union Theatre

The musical by Jonathan Harvey and the Pet Shop Boys opens at the South London venue on Wednesday 22 April

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Missing in action: meet the invisible stars of contemporary drama by Mark Lawson

From Harvey’s six-foot white rabbit to Mike Leigh’s hard-partying Abigail, some of the biggest characters around never set foot on stage. Mark Lawson raises a toast to absent friendsWith…

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Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Hollywood & Broadway: Studios Rushing to the Stage Despite Clashing Business Models

When Hollywood merges with Broadway, there are always fender-benders. Just ask Harvey Weinstein. As the movie aficionado and awards maven steered “Finding Neverland,” his first venture a…

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Monday, April 6, 2015

Photos! Harvey Fierstein, Judd Apatow & Marin Mazzie Get a Taste of Something Rotten by

Tony winner Harvey Fierstein, film director Judd Apatow, comedian Caroline Rhea and Tony nominee Marin Mazzie went backstage to hang out with the cast of Something Rotten on April 3, 2015 at…

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Photo Flash: KINKY BOOTS Cast Celebrates 2 Years on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

Kinky Boots, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical, just celebrated two-year anniversary on Broadway on Saturday, April 4, 2015. featuring a Tony Award-winning score by pop icon Cynd…

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Sunday, April 5, 2015

What Harvey Weinstein Learned in ‘Neverland’ by Lorne Manly

“When someone tells me, ‘Do the research,’ I do it,” the movie mogul says. “Now I can talk about theater, to some degree.”

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Saturday, April 4, 2015

“Kinky Boots” Celebrates 2 Years on Broadway by Matthew Wexler

Kinky Boots, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical, celebrates two-year anniversary on Broadway this Saturday, April 4, 2015, producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig are thrilled …

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Friday, April 3, 2015

STAGE TUBE: Matthew Morrison Says FINDING NEVERLAND Has Brought Him 'Home' by Stage Tube

In interviews with ET, Matthew Morrison and Kelsey Grammer discussed returning to the stage in Broadway's FINDING NEVERLAND, plus producer Harvey Weinstein and the show's 'Peter Pan' Melanie…

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Harvey Weinstein Talks 'Doing Theatre', FINDING NEVERLAND and More by BroadwayWorld

Harvey Weinstein, producer of Broadway's FINDING NEVERLAND, recently spoke with The New York Times about how his love for musical theatre began and how it led him to FINDING NEVERLAND. Scrol…

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Finding Neverland by Doug Marino

I don't know about you, but it seems to me that there have been a whole spate of shows and movies about this Peter Pan character!  Peter and the Starcatcher, Peter Pan Live on NBC, Pan …

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KINKY BOOTS to Celebrate Second Anniversary on Broadway Tomorrow! by BroadwayWorld

Kinky Boots, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical, celebrates two-year anniversary on Broadway this Saturday, April 4, 2015, producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig have announced. Kink…

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Theater News: Harvey Fierstein's Casa Valentina to Make West Coast Premiere

The Tony-nominated play joins the Pasadena Playhouse's 2015-16 season.

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Pasadena Playhouse Announces 2015–16 Season of ‘Curves’ and Musicals by American Theatre Editors

The California theatre plans a new musical by Kirsten Guenther, Cliff Downs and Katie Kahanovitz, plus plays by Josefina Lopez, Ricardo Khan and Harvey Fierstein.

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Pasadena Playhouse's 2015-16 Season to Feature CASA VALENTINA West Coast Premiere, New Musical & More by BroadwayWorld

The Pasadena Playhouse announced their 2015-2016 Season today, which includes the award-winning REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES by Josefina Lopez the World Premiere of the new musical BREAKING THROUG…

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After Turbulent Flight, ‘Finding Neverland’ Alights on Broadway by Lorne Manly and Patrick Healy

A new creative team, under the watchful eye of producer Harvey Weinstein, is fine-tuning the musical to the very last moment.

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Harvey Weinstein, From Screen to Stage by Megan Gibson

The movie mogul makes his Broadway debut

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Hot Shot! Harvey Fierstein Cozies Up to Chita Rivera & Roger Rees During a Visit to The Visit by Ryan McPhee

Broadway royalty collided at The Visit as Harvey Fierstein paid a (wait for it) visit to fellow Tony winner Chita Rivera. The Kinky Boots scribe went backstage at the Lyceum Theatre followin…

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