Friday, October 30, 2020

Riverside Theatres Digital: Table for Six, Please!

Starring an impeccable line up of Australia’s leading ladies, Riverside Theatres Digital will present Table for Six, Please! – available both in the theatre and live streamed to audience…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Live Les Misérables Staged Concert Cast Album to Be Released This Thanksgiving

The recording, featuring Michael Ball, Alfie Boe, Matt Lucas, and more, will be released in November.

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Sunday, October 18, 2020

Celebrate the Life of Misérables Lyricist Herbert Kretzmer on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is honoring the work of lyricist Herber…

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Friday, October 16, 2020

Alfie Boe: Bring Him Home Concert Streams October 16 by Dan Meyer

The two-time Olivier winner sings hits from Les Misérables and more.

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Odds & Ends: Les Misérables - The Staged Concert Extends West End Run & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Les Misérables - The Staged Concert Extended by Two Weeks Due to public demand, a two-week extension has been announced f…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Aaron Lazar, Jackie Cox, Deedee Magno Hall and More Appear on Theatre Podcast DRAMA

Drama Desk nominee Aaron Lazar (Les Misérables, 'Filthy Rich' on FOX), Jackie Cox ('RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 12), and Deedee Magno Hall ('Steven Universe,' Wicked, If/Then), and are the l…

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Les Misérables' Tony-Winning Lyricist Herbert Kretzmer Dies at 95 by Lindsey Sullivan

Herbert Kretzmer, who won a 1987 Tony Award for penning the lyrics to the musical Les Misérables, has died at the age of 95. The New York Times reports that his agent Marc Berlin confirmed …

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Herbert Kretzmer, Lyricist for ‘Les Misérables’ Dies at 95 by Robert D. McFadden

A London theater critic, he turned a little-known French musical into a global blockbuster, earning $20 million in royalties.

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Les Misérables Lyricist Herbert Kretzmer Dies at 95 by Dan Meyer

The writer also worked as a theatre and television critic.

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West End Return of Les Misérables Extends Holiday Engagement by Ryan McPhee

The staged concert of the long-running musical will play London's Sondheim Theatre with a socially distanced configuration.

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Herbert Kretzmer, Who Wrote Lyrics for ‘Les Misérables,’ Dies at 95 by Robert D. McFadden

A London theater critic, he turned a little-known French musical into a global blockbuster, earning $20 million in royalties.

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Herbert Kretzmer, English Lyricist of Les Misérables, Dies at 95

Kretzmer is responsible for pushing the running time of the musical to over three hours.

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Les Misérables lyricist Herbert Kretzmer dies aged 95 by Frankie

Lyricist Herbert Kretzmer, best known for his English-language adaptation of the musical Les Misérables, has died at the age of 95, it has been confirmed by family and friends online. The p…

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Les Misérables Concert, Starring Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, Returns to the West End in December by Lindsey Sullivan

Can you hear the people sing? Les Misérables - The Staged Concert is set to return to the West End for a six-week limited run at the Sondheim Theatre. Performances will begin on December 5 …

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Monday, October 12, 2020

NEWS: Les Misérables – The Staged Concert returns to the West End in December 2020 by Press Releases

Les Misérables – The Staged Concert will return to the West End for a six-week limited run, playing at London’s Sondheim Theatre from 5 December 2020 to 17 January 2021.

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Les Misérables—The Staged Concert Will Play 6-Week Run at London's Sondheim Theatre by Andrew Gans

Michael Ball, Alfie Boe, Carrie Hope Fletcher, and Matt Lucas will star.

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Saturday, October 10, 2020

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES, MARY POPPINS, and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Perform on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT

The combined companies of Les Misérables - The Staged Concert, The Phantom of the Opera and Mary Poppins all got together to perform on Britain's Got Talent this weekend.

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Miz rocks again this Christmas by Megan

Les Misérables – The Staged Concert returns for a six-week limited run at the Sondheim Theatre from 5 December 2020 – 17 January 2021. The post Miz rocks again this Christmas appear…

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WATCH: Stars From Les Misérables—The Staged Concert, The Phantom of the Opera, and Mary Poppins Perform on Britain's Got Talent Finale by Andrew Gans

Michael Ball, Matt Lucas, Carrie Hope Fletcher, John Owen-Jones, Shan Ako, Killian Donnelly, Zizi Strallen, and Charlie Stemp were among the performers on the ITV broadcast.

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Cameron Mackintosh announces return of Les Misérables: The All-Star Staged Concert

On the Britain’s Got Talent Final, Mackintosh’s shows Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera and Mary Poppins took to the stage to perform a musical medley. Following which, Mackintosh …

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Friday, October 9, 2020

Live Recordings of Mary Poppins and Les Misérables Will Drop This Fall by Dan Meyer

The West End productions were recorded prior to the shutdown.

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Leading Ladies of the West End Interview For Performers Stuff Pro Series: Part 1 Maintaining 8 Shows a Week by Performerstuff

Leading Ladies of the West End Interview For Performers Stuff Pro Series: Part 1 Maintaining 8 Shows a Week Written by: Mark Pawsey October 8, 2020 Performer Stuff Pro Series host, Mar…

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Britain’s Got Talent Finale to feature Les Misérables, Phantom and Mary Poppins performance

Three West End shows are to perform a musical medley at the final of Britain’s Got Talent which will air on ITV1 this Saturday 10 October from 7:30pm. Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera…

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Friday, October 2, 2020

Michael Ball: Past and Present Tour Live Concert Streams October 2 by Dan Meyer

The two-time Olivier winner sings hits from Hairspray, Les Misérables, and more.

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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Great Performances ‘Broadway’s Best’ PBS Lineup To Include Lea Salonga Concert Film World Premiere by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Great Performances has set its fourth annual “Broadway’s Best” November line-up on PBS, including the world premiere of Lea Salonga in Concert featuring the Tony Award-winne…

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

Beth Leavel, Lillias White & Judy Kuhn Join Virtual Concert Series by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Seth Rudetsky’s Broadway concert series, which first began in Provincetown at the Art House in 2011, is now a weekly virtual series entitled the Seth Concert Series…

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Les Misérables is an urgent, bristling update of Victor Hugo’s novel

Director Ladj Ly sets his film in the banlieues of Paris

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Antione L. Smith, Emily Bautista, Tally Sessions & More Join 20 & UNDER SING 20 & OVER: A Virtual Celebration of Broadway

Antoine L. Smith (Carousel, The Color Purple), Emily Bautista (Miss Saigon, Les Misérables Tour), and Tally Sessions (Company, Anastasia) will be making appearances in 20 & UNDER SING 2…

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Lea Michele & Husband Zandy Reich Welcome Their First Child by Lindsey Sullivan

Lea Michele and Zandy Reich are parents. Their son Ever Leo was born on August 20, according to People. The Broadway alumna and former Glee star confirmed the news that she was expecting o…

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Friday, August 21, 2020

'Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK' is Now Available on iTunes and Apple Music, Featuring Andy Mientus, Damon Daunno, and More!

 Broadway Sings Blood Rock The Musical, a new six song EP featuring Tony nominees Damon Daunno (Curly in Oklahoma!) and Robert Torti (Starlight Express), and Andy Mientus (Broadway Les …

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

Les Misérables: scenes from banlieues of Paris

With his lauded film, Malian-French director Ladj Ly has given a voice to a deprived class — and caught the eye of President Macron

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