Thursday, January 20, 2022

Broadway's Jelani Alladin & Fra Fee Join Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway's Jelani Alladin and Fra Fee are heading off to a little town in a kingdom far, far away. The actors have joined the cast of the upcoming Beauty and the Beast prequel series on Disn…

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Watch: Anne Hathaway Sneaks Away in Les Misérables Movie Mistake

A sharp-eyed TikTok user spotted the error.

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Keala Settle to Make West End Debut in & Juliet by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominee Keala Settle is going to Verona. Settle will make her West End debut as Nurse in the Olivier-nominated & Juliet beginning March 29 at London's Shaftesbury Theatre. Settle, …

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Odds & Ends: Josh Gad Shares Updates on Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series Little Town by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. That Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series Is on the Way Beauty and the Best film stars Josh Gad and Luke Evans are set to re…

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Sunday, January 2, 2022

BroadwayHD by Barry Gordin

Kick-Off the New Year with star-studded new additions on BroadwayHD, including the Les Miserables 25 Anniversary Concert with Nick Jonas. January 1, 2022: BroadwayHD, the premiere streamin…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 11:02AM
Tuesday, December 28, 2021

See To Kill a Mockingbird's Celia Keenan-Bolger Reminisce About Spelling Bee, Peter and the Starcatcher & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Celia Keenan-Bolger has six Broadway credits, four Tony nominations, three Drama Desk Awards and one Tony Award to her name. Her road to becoming a Broadway mainstay began in 2005 with The …

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

Call Answered: Andy Gale: Director, Kathleen Turner's Finding My Voice by Adam Rothenberg

Andy Gale is a director, actor and vocal coach who has spent nearly 50 years in show business! He has directed various stage productions of I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change and Audra…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 09:48PM
Monday, December 13, 2021

Cameron Mackintosh: ‘the public appreciates theatre more’ since Covid by Michael Billington

The super-producer, celebrating his 75th birthday with a retrospective on TV, talks about the pandemic’s effect on commercial theatre – and his fury with government Cameron Mackintosh wi…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:48PM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Broadway's First Black Glinda Brittney Johnson to Headline Wicked Next Year by Lindsey Sullivan

Oh, what a celebration we'll have today! Brittney Johnson will take over the role of Glinda in the Broadway's Wicked beginning on February 14, 2022. Currently the Glinda standby, Johnson wi…

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Monday, November 29, 2021

Geoffrey Johnson, Tony-Honored Casting Director of Cats, Les Misérables, Phantom, More, Dies at 91 by Ryan McPhee

Mr. Johnson’s theatrical career also included turns as an actor and stage manager.

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Geoffrey Johnson, Acclaimed Broadway Casting Director, Dead at 91 by Caitlin Moynihan

Geoffrey Johnson, the acclaimed casting director of over 90 Broadway productions including Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Dreamgirls, Miss Saigon and more, died on November…

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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Cinderella and Les Mis nominated for Grammy Awards by Kitty Underwood

The original cast recording albums of both Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella and Les Misérables: The Staged Concert have both been nominated in 64th Grammys! The post Cinderella and Les Mis …

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Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Girl From the North Country, The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical, Cinderella & More Earn Grammy Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

Nominations for the 64th annual Grammy Awards have been announced. Girl From the North Country, The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical, Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, Les Misérables: The Stag…

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Kyle Scatliffe Returns to Broadway’s Hamilton by Ryan McPhee

The Color Purple and Les Misérables alum steps back into the dual track of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson.

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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Kyle Scatliffe Replaces James Monroe Iglehart in Hamilton by Lindsey Sullivan

You'll be back! Kyle Scatliffe returns to the Tony-winning smash Hamilton on November 16 in the dual roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson. Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart too…

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Friday, November 12, 2021

Andrea McArdle, Broadway's Original Annie, Joins Cast of NBC's Annie Live! by Caitlin Moynihan

The sun is coming out with this good news! Tony nominee Andrea McArdle, who starred as Broadway's original orphan Annie in the 1977 production, has joined the cast of NBC's Annie Live!. McA…

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‘A total dream’: the mother-and-daughter stars of Les Mis and The Lion King by Anya Ryan

Chanice Alexander-Burnett stars as Fantine in the West End while 12-year-old Chanai Owusu-Ansah plays Young Nala up the road. The pair talk nerves, show tunes and homework Is talent inherite…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:18AM
Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Broadway: What's Closed, Canceled or Rescheduled? - All the changes to the Broadway lineup due to COVID-19 by Raven Snook

Which shows are reopening when during the 2021-2022 season  --- When Broadway theatres shuttered due to the COVID-19 crisis on March 12, 2020, they vowed to reopen in a month. That did not …

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Tuesday, November 2, 2021

The Skivvies and Asmeret Ghebremichael - Don’t Dream It, Be It Medley by Lauren Molina

Asmeret Ghebremichael joins The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley) to perform a mashup of Don’t Dream It (The Rocky Horror Show), I Dreamed a Dream (Les Misérables), Sweet Dreams (…

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Friday, October 22, 2021

Seth on Leslie Odom Jr’s Hamilton Vocal Style, Les Misérables Lyrics, More by Seth Rudetsky

This week, Seth remembers stories from Victor/Victoria and prepares for a Mean Girls duet.

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Thursday, October 21, 2021

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend October 22-24 - See Erika Henningsen from 'Mean Girls' in concert, a new comedy with Michael Urie by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, Octobe…

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Monday, October 11, 2021

10 of the Most Helpful Books That Will Make You a Better Theatre Teacher by Performerstuff

10 of the Most Helpful Books That Will Make You a Better Theatre Teacher Written by Tiffany Wilkie October 11, 2021 Looking for books for your theatre classroom that are guaranteed to m…

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Thursday, October 7, 2021

Funny Girl Broadway Casting by Sandi Durell

Ramin Karimloo and Jane Lynch will star in the Broadway revival of “Funny Girl” alongside Beanie Feldstein.  Karimloo, who has previously appeared in “Les Misérables” and “Anasta…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:45AM
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Photo: First Look at Beanie Feldstein as Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL!

It was announced today that Golden Globe Award nominee Beanie Feldstein ('American Crime Story: Impeachment;' Hello, Dolly!) will be joined by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Ramin Karimlo…

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Alice Ripley to Reprise Tony-Winning Role in Immersive Production of Next to Normal in Spain by Lindsey Sullivan

Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal will premiere in Barcelona next summer with an immersive production. The staging, directed by Simon Pittman, will be…

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Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch and Jared Grimes to Join Beanie Feldstein in Funny Girl on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Hey, Mr. Arnstein! Tony and Olivier Award nominee Ramin Karimloo, five-time Emmy winner Jane Lynch and quadruple threat Jared Grimes are set to star in the first-ever Broadway revival of F…

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FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March At the August Wilson Theatre

Golden Globe Award nominee Beanie Feldstein (“American Crime Story: Impeachment;” Hello, Dolly!) will be joined by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Ramin Karimloo (Les Misérables, Anasta…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:00AM

Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch to star in ‘Funny Girl’ on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

Ramin Karimloo and Jane Lynch will star in the Broadway revival of “Funny Girl” alongside Beanie Feldstein.  Karimloo, who has previously appeared in “Les Misérables” and “Anasta…

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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Jonas Join Chicken & Biscuits as Producers by Dan Meyer

The new venture reunites Nick Jonas with Michael Urie and E. Clayton Cornelious—appearing together in the upcoming Jersey Boys—and Les Misérables co-star Norm Lewis.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Exclusive! Watch Darren Criss Perform 'I Dreamed a Dream' from Les Misérables on The Kennedy Center at 50 by Caitlin Moynihan

If you've ever dreamed of Darren Criss singing a reimagined version of "I Dreamed a Dream" from Les Misérables, then you're in luck! Here's an exclusive look of the Broadway alum singing o…

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Monday, September 27, 2021

Curtain Call at Les Misérables reopening night by Official London Theatre

Now, seen by more than 120 million people worldwide in 52 countries and in 22 languages, this spectacular musical adaptation of Victor Hugo’s masterpiece continues to thrill audiences nigh…

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