Friday, May 12, 2023

15 Questions in 15 Minutes with The Boy Band Project’s Chris Messina by Deb Miller

In addition to his fame as a member of the casts of Broadway’s Jersey Boys in 2005, the show’s Off-Broadway revival in 2021, and the Broadway production of A Bronx Tale: The Musical in 2…

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Wednesday, April 12, 2023

National tour of ‘Moulin Rouge’ thrills Saenger audience by Alan Smason

By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out“) If Jersey Boys and Mamma Mia! are examples of “jukebox musicals,” then the national tour of Moulin Rouge! might be more acc…

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Tuesday, April 11, 2023

A Conversation with Jersey Boy Rob Marnell by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Rob Marnell (TINA, BEAUTIFUL) has to say about reprising his role of Bob Gaudio in the Theatre Raleigh production of JERSEY BOYS and returning home.Links Theatre Raleigh Rob Marnel…

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Monday, April 10, 2023

‘We’ve had to stop people fighting and urinating in their seats’: the ugly new side of theatre audiences by Rachael Healy

On Good Friday, police were called to a performance of The Bodyguard – and there have been numerous other examples of audiences behaving badly. With crowds heckling, screaming, livestreami…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:24PM
Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Café Carlyle by Barry Gordin

John Lloyd Young, the original Tony winning star of Jersey Boys, returns to Café Carlyle March 28 through April 1.  March 28, 2023:  John Lloyd Young, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning o…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 05:31PM
Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Broadway-Aimed Water for Elephants Musical Announces Premiere, Cast and Creative Team by Ruthie Fierberg

The new musical Water for Elephants has scheduled a world-premiere staging at Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre. Previews will begin on June 7 ahead of an opening night set for June 16. The produ…

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Monday, March 20, 2023

DISNEY WISH! Castaway Cay day! , Bikes, waterslides, Cookies, BBQ kid's club, LOST goPro! Ep. #172 by Framily Travel

2 Former Broadway actors (from Wicked and Jersey Boys) Lindsay Northen Bradshaw and Jared Bradshaw, who have moved to Disney World to work in Disney Entertainment as actors in Finding Nemo, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:18PM
Thursday, March 2, 2023

Here he is, baby by Kerry Reid

Artists Lounge Live, started by the husband-and-wife team of Michael and Angela Ingersoll, specializes in presenting tribute shows to various musical legends. (Michael Ingersoll was in the o…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Ricky Rojas to Rejoin Moulin Rouge! Alongside Sophie Carmen-Jones by Ruthie Fierberg

Original Broadway cast member Ricky Rojas will return to Broadway’s Moulin Rouge! The Musical as Santiago beginning on April 11 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. That same date, original West …

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Thursday, February 16, 2023

ALADDIN's Brad Weinstock Will Be on JEOPARDY! Tonight

Brad Weinstock, who stars in Aladdin on Broadway in the role of Omar, will appear as a contestant on Jeopardy tonight. Weinstock made his Broadway debut in Aladdin in 2016. He has also appea…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:06PM
Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Edinburgh Playhouse Releases Statement Addressing Audience Behaviour Following Fights at JERSEY BOYS

Following a performance of Jersey Boys where a fight erupted at the Edinburgh Playhouse, reulsting in the police being called, the venue has released a statement.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:36PM
Thursday, January 19, 2023

Creator and producer Travis Nesbitt previews the world premiere of ‘The Girl Band Project’ at NYC’s 54 Below by Deb Miller

A brand-new act is making its debut at 54 Below this month, featuring three alums from such iconic Broadway shows as Something Rotten, Jersey Boys, and Tina: The Tina Turner Musical. An offs…

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Friday, January 13, 2023

John Lloyd Young:  Broadway’s Jersey Boy by Andrew Poretz

By Andrew Poretz … Broadway, film and pop star John Lloyd Young returned to 54 Below for a four-night residency.  The Jersey Boys star had a new backup band, led by that long-haired geniu…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 06:37PM
Thursday, January 12, 2023

Mid-century songs of love and longing from the masterful ‘John Lloyd Young: Broadway’s Jersey Boy’ at NYC’s 54 Below by Deb Miller

Tony and Grammy winner John Lloyd Young, who originated the lead role of Frankie Valli in both the iconic Broadway musical Jersey Boys and the Warner Bros film adaptation directed by Clint E…

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Monday, January 9, 2023

James T. Lane to Play Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway Beginning January 16 by Lindsey Sullivan

James T. Lane iis joining Broadway's Chicago as Billy Flynn on January 16. He joins a cast that features the previously announced Jinkx Monsoon as Matron "Mama" Morton, who will also take t…

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Thursday, December 15, 2022

Sebastian Arcelus & Diane Phelan Step Into Into the Woods for Final Weeks on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Sebastian Arcelus will reprise his performance as the Baker and ensemble member Diane Phelan will step into the role of Cinderella in Into the Woods on Broadway. The Lear deBessonet-directe…

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Monday, December 12, 2022

Group Rep Revives Gray Flannel Comedy “Promises, Promises” by Cary Ginell

Long before Mamma Mia! and Jersey Boys put the pop into pop musicals, a tuneful score by songsmiths Burt Bacharach and Hal David was inserted into a stage adaptation of Billy Wilder and I.A.…

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Monday, November 28, 2022

Jersey Boys the musical extends run at Trafalgar Theatre until October 2023 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Jersey Boys the musical is extending its run at the Trafalgar Theatre London until 1 October 2023. Book Jersey Boys tickets now! This post Jersey Boys the musical extends run…

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Sunday, November 13, 2022

You Pick the Music on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is passing off the mic to her loyal list…

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Wednesday, November 9, 2022

What Almost Famous Taught Cameron Crowe About Artistry: 'Tell Your Most Personal, Embarrassing Story' by Lindsey Sullivan

Cameron Crowe came of age writing for Rolling Stone in the early 1970s. His experiences inspired the fan-favorite film Almost Famous, which earned him an Academy Award for Best Original Sc…

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Sunday, October 30, 2022

Like the Jersey Boys Sang, ‘Oh, What A Night’ at the Maltz by Bill Hirschman

Much of the audience at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre’s opening night of Jersey Boys was its traditional well-heeled well-coiffed crowd. But their increasingly unfettered applause, then cheers…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 09:13AM
Monday, October 24, 2022

Special Episode: Marcia Milgrim Dodge on Staging Her ‘Jersey Boys’ by Matt Tamanini

While the Maltz Jupiter Theatre technically opened its doors for two weeks in April 2022 after a two-year renovation, the largest LORT B+ regional theatre in the southeastern United States i…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Sunday, October 23, 2022

Director Explores Reinventing Jersey Boys for the Maltz by Bill Hirschman

When director-choreographer Marcia Milgrom Dodge agreed to lead the Maltz Jupiter Theatre’s edition of the much-seen Jersey Boys, the challenge was to invest the familiar production with a…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 12:03PM
Friday, October 14, 2022

Ain't Too Proud | 2022 West End Trailer by Official London Theatre

From the creators of the award-winning Jersey Boys…Get Ready, Cause Here They Come! Ain't Too Proud is the exhilarating new musical following the remarkable journey of THE TEMPTATIONS fro…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:01AM
Thursday, October 13, 2022

Jelani Remy, AIN’T TOO PROUD Broadway Company, sings national anthem at the Broncos game by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Jelani Remy from the Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of The Temptations Broadway Company sings The Star-Spangled Banner at the Oct. 6 Broncos game in advance of the first national t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:53PM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Kim Noble: Lullaby for Scavengers review – strange, tender and endlessly funny by Brian Logan

Soho theatre, LondonThe notorious comic and performance artist explores loneliness and the human/animal divide in an intricately assembled scrapbook show It’s taken Kim Noble seven years t…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:25AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

U.K. and Ireland Tour of Jersey Boys Will Welcome New Cast Members by Andrew Gans

The tour opened in November 2021 at New Wimbledon Theatre and is currently scheduled through April 2023.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:33PM
Sunday, September 4, 2022

John Lloyd Young by Andrew Poretz

Mostly Soul: Beloved Hits from Motown to Broadway . . . By Andrew Poretz … John Lloyd Young is a dynamic entertainer and actor.  The Tony and Grammy winner is also a multi-Platinum record…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 07:25AM
Saturday, September 3, 2022

A Labor Day Salute to Stage Managers by Jan Simpson

Monday is Labor Day, which means that it’s time for my annual tribute to some of the people whose labor makes the theater we all love work. I’ve been doing this for 15 years now and I ca…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 02:43PM
Saturday, August 27, 2022

‘A fine evening’s entertainment’: THE OSMONDS – Touring by Louise Penn

In a world heavily populated with jukebox shows The Osmonds is more Jersey Boys or Sunny Afternoon than Tina or The Cher Show. A fine evening’s entertainment.

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Thursday, August 25, 2022

Top 10 Stage Performances to Stream Through Labor Day - See 'Liza with a Z,' live concerts by John Lloyd Young and Patti Murin, 'Love Quirks' and more by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM

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