Thursday, October 10, 2019

Backstage at Ain't Too Proud with Jawan M. Jackson, Episode 7: Imperial Cribs by

Ain't Too Proud star Jawan M. Jackson investigates the dressing rooms of his co-stars backstage at the Imperial Theatre.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Inside the Ain’t Too Proud Actors Fund Performance Celebration by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony-nominated musical, playing at the Imperial Theatre, offered a special benefit performance September 15.

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Grosses Analysis: Ain’t Too Proud Is Doing Fine on Cloud 9 by Ryan McPhee

The Broadway musical about The Temptations continues to draw full crowds at the Imperial Theatre.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

AIN'T TOO PROUD Hosts Actors Fund Benefit Performance 9/15

The Actors Fund announced that the sensational new Broadway musical Ain't Too Proud a?" The Life and Times of The Temptations is holding a special ninth performance this Sunday, September 15…

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Monday, September 9, 2019

Where Are They Now? Mr. Broadway: Joshua Henry by JK

In November 2010, we highlighted the brilliant Joshua Henry as Mr. Broadway (HERE), and celebrated his success in such shows as In the Heights, American Idiot and The Scottsboro Boys. So, …

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part VI: The Pacific by JK

As the summer draws to a close, so does our national tour Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals. Today, we close out this series with a look at nine shows that take place in the Pacific states. D…

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Ain't Too Proud Star Jawan M. Jackson Is's Next Vlogger by

Jawan M. Jackson, the standout actor currently appearing as Melvin Franklin in the Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud, has signed on to lead's new vlog—"All About That Bass"…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Watch Ain't Too Proud Star Derrick Baskin Offer Heavenly Vocals, Share Hilarious Onstage Happenings & More on Side By Side by Lindsey Sullivan

Derrick Baskin in Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations (Photo by Matthew Murphy)Derrick Baskin has appeared on Broadway in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, The L…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

One That Got Away: Chess by JK

Chess played the Imperial Theatre - Spring 1988 The last article in this series (about Rags) got me to thinking about another musical that starred Judy Kuhn. I guess you could say Chess didn…

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Monday, August 5, 2019

5 facts about Fiddler on the Roof you probably didn't know

No one could have predicted that a musical based on Yiddish fables would become such a cult phenomenon, yet Fiddler on the Roof continues to remain a staple on both sides of the Atlanti…

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Summer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway!

We're feeling electricity because we're looking back at the 2009 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, Billy Elliot! Take a look at the show's opening night at Broadway's Imperial Theatre with…

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Jelani Remy Steps into the Role of Eddie Kendricks in Ain't Too Proud on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Multi-talented Broadway alum Jelani Remy takes over the role of Eddie Kendricks in the Tony-nominated Tempatations musical Ain't Too Proud on July 9. Remy replaces Tony-nominated original ca…

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Jelani Remy to Take Over as Eddie Kendricks in Ain't Too Proud; Jeremy Pope Sets Exit Date by

The acclaimed Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud will welcome former vlogger Jelani Remy as a permanent replacement for the role of Eddie Kendricks beginning on July 9. Tony-nominated origi…

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Monday, June 17, 2019

See Ain’t Too Proud Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony-nominated musical about The Temptations opened March 21 at the Imperial Theatre.

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Photo Flash: AIN'T TOO PROUD Celebrates 100th Broadway Performance!

The Tony-winning production of Ain't Too Proud, currently playing Broadway's legendary Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street), just celebrated a milestone- 100 performances on Broadway!

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Sunday, June 2, 2019

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Des McAnuff by BroadwayWorld TV

Des McAnuff is the caption of the ship at the Imperial Theatre, where Ain't Too Proud currently plays. He's telling us why he's so happy that the show got so much Tonys love

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Pippin Book Writer Roger O. Hirson Dies at 93 by Andy Lefkowitz

Roger O. Hirson, an acclaimed writer of stage and screen whose major Broadway success was as book writer of the hit musical Pippin, died on May 27 at home in New York City, according to The…

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Two Legends! Chita Rivera & Rita Moreno Visit Ain't Too Proud by Lindsey Sullivan

Get ready! The Tony-nominated new musical Ain't Too Proud welcomed two legends at the Imperial Theatre on May 27. Chita Rivera and Rita Moreno were in the house, and after the performance…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Photo Coverage: NYC Kids Hit the Stage for Broadway Junior Student Finale! by Jennifer Broski

The 14th annual Shubert FoundationMusic Theatre International Broadway Junior Student Finale took place earlier today, May 14, at Broadway's Imperial Theatre, hosted by James Harkness and Ja…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

The Temptations, Ain’t Too Proud by Cogency

The Temptations are one of the most popular music groups of all-time. They left a huge footprint on the industry, and now they’ve extended to Broadway. Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Time…

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Shubert Foundation/Music Theatre International Broadway Junior Student Finale Set for May 14 by BroadwayWorld

The 14th annual Shubert FoundationMusic Theatre International Broadway Junior Student Finale will take place on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 1045 a.m. at Broadway's Imperial Theatre

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Check Out the New Production Photos of Ain’t Too Proud on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Temptations musical, featuring a book by Dominique Morisseau, officially opened at the Imperial Theatre March 21.

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Photo Flash: New Shots of AIN'T TOO PROUD Cast in Action! by BroadwayWorld

Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of The Temptations, opened just last month atBroadway's legendary Imperial Theatre 249 West 45th Street. Check out new production shots of the cast in ac…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

BWW Interview: Jawan M. Jackson Recalls the Highs and Low Notes of AIN'T TOO PROUD by Nicole Rosky

At Broadway's Imperial Theatre, toes are tapping and hands are clapping as audiences hum along to the hits of The Temptations. The story of the legendary musical group is told in Ain't Too P…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Jeremy Pope is Broadway's MVP this season, and that's an amazing thing by David Canfield

It’s been a remarkable year so far for Jeremy Pope. The 26-year-old actor made his resounding Broadway debut to kick off 2019 with the Jan. 8 opening of Choir Boy, written by Oscar winner…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Watch Teaser for Episode 2 of Fosse/Verdon: ‘Who’s Got The Pain?’ by Adam Hetrick

Two of Broadway’s artistic powerhouses meet for the first time during pre-production for the Tony-winning hit Damn Yankees.

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Monday, April 8, 2019

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of AIN'T TOO PROUD on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld TV

Ain't Too Proud is up and running at the Imperial Theatre, where it officially opened just last month. Below, check out brand new highlights of the cast in action

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

“Ain’t Too Proud” at the Imperial Theatre by Richard Seff

I wasn’t exactly sleeping through the 1960s and 70s, but I seem to have missed most of the pop tunes and great combos that found their place at the time. I blush to admit that I did not kn…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

‘Ain’t Too Proud’ is a charming and effortless hit by Admin

Imperial Theatre, New York, New York. March 12, 2019. There’s only one word that can encapsulate Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations…smooth. Everything about Broadw…

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Grosses Analysis: Ain't Too Proud—The Life and Times of the Temptations Surpasses $1 Million by Andrew Gans

The new musical opened March 24 at the Imperial Theatre.

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