Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emily Blunt in New Image from MARY POPPINS RETURNS by BroadwayWorld

Walt Disney Studios has shared a new image from the highly anticipated movie MARY POPPINS RETURNS, featuring stars Emily Blunt Mary Poppins and Lin-Manuel Miranda Jack. Check them out below

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 08:24AM

WATCH: The cast of Eastenders go mad for musicals on Children In Need

Children in Need is always a magical night and 2017 was no exception. This year, the cast of Eastenders went big with this spectaular mashup of musical theatre faves set in and around Albert…

Linked From Stage Faves at 05:30AM
Monday, December 25, 2017

Laird Mackintosh Steps into the Title Role in The Phantom of the Opera by Andy Lefkowitz

Longtime Mounsier André and Phantom cover Laird Mackintosh dons the mask of the title role in The Phantom of the Opera beginning on December 25. He is slated to play a …

Linked From Broadway.com at 12:42AM
Thursday, December 21, 2017

How Director Michael Gracey Mixed 1800s New York and 2017 Pop to Create The Greatest Showman by Ruthie Fierberg

The director discusses returning to old-school techniques, influences like Mary Poppins, and more.

Linked From Playbill at 12:00AM
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Germaul Barnes and Monstah Black's Contemporary Improvisation for Black Men, A Much Needed Safe Space by The Dance Enthusiast

In Germaul Barnes and Monstah Black's Contemporary Improvisation for Black Men is a much Needed Safe Space, "I am a ballet teacher, a black male Mary Poppins even, but to that police officer…

Linked From Dance Enthusiast at 12:00AM
Friday, December 15, 2017

VIDEO: On This Day, December 15- MARY POPPINS Makes Her World Premiere Stage Debut by Stage Tube

On this day in 2004, Disney's Mary Poppins arrived at Broadway's magnificent New Amsterdam Theatre in a musical so extraordinarily enchanting, that audiences had just one word for it Superca…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 05:06PM
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Disney Theatrical President Thomas Schumacher Elected Chairman of the Broadway League by Broadway.com

The Broadway League has announced that Thomas Schumacher, president and producer, Disney Theatrical Productions, was elected as chairman of the board of The Broadway League on December 12. S…

Linked From Broadway.com at 04:42PM
Friday, December 8, 2017

Stars Announced to Join Tom Hollander in Broadway's Travesties by Broadway.com

Casting has been announced for Travesties. As previously announced, Tom Hollander is set to star in Tom Stoppard's drama. He will be joined by Peter McDonald as James Joyce, Seth Nu…

Linked From Broadway.com at 09:06AM
Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Disney Eyes Director Rob Marshall to Go 'Under the Sea' with Live-Action Little Mermaid by Broadway.com

Oscar nominee and six-time Tony nominee Rob Marshall has been offered to direct Disney's upcoming live-action take on The Little Mermaid, according to Deadline. Marsh…

Linked From Broadway.com at 01:33PM

“Bat Out of Hell” Musical Stars on Meat Loaf, Jim Steinman, Motorbikes and Fans: Interview by Mark Beech

The two young stars of “Bat Out of Hell – The Musical” are celebrating. Andrew Polec and Christina Bennington have just picked up an award for Jim Steinman’s show in London. The rock…

Linked From www.blouinartinfo.com at 10:03AM
Monday, December 4, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda Teams with iHeartRadio, AmEx for Hurricane Relief Campaign by BroadwayWorld

American Express NYSE AXP today announced it has teamed up with Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of Hamilton and star of the upcoming movie, Mary Poppins Returns, for an iHeartRadio campaign to s…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 05:02PM
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

1. Annie at Olney Theatre Center. ““Annie” and her orphan pals are outstanding, with breathtaking vocals, dynamic dance routines, and perfect comedic timing.” – Rayche…

Linked From mdtheatreguide.com at 10:06PM
Monday, November 20, 2017

Interview: Andrew Keenan-Bolger on ‘Kris Kringle The Musical’ and His Favorite Things About the Holidays by Jose Solis

From Newsies to Mary Poppins, Andrew Keenan-Bolger is a bona fide scene-stealer who imbues his characters with the right amount of sensitivity and charm. It’s no wonder he’s set to play …

Linked From stagebuddy.com at 04:47PM
Thursday, November 16, 2017

WATCH: @JKCorden does #MaryPoppins: The Crosswalk Musical

James Corden's "Crosswalk Musical" segment continues with a British classic...MARY POPPINS and this one actually took place in London. James was joined by Sir Ben Kingsley for this hilarious…

Linked From Stage Faves at 08:00AM
Friday, November 10, 2017

Jonny Labey, Zizi Strallen & More to Lead West End's Strictly Ballroom The Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Jonny Labey, Zizi Strallen and Will Young will lead the cast of Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom The Musical when it makes its West End debut in 2018. As previously announced…

Linked From Broadway.com at 11:36AM
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Comedy review: Steve Coogan is Alan Partridge and Other Less Successful Characters by Stephanie Merritt

Coogan's first live tour in 10 years is pretty much what it says on the tin. The less successful characters - Paul and Pauline Calf, Duncan Thickett and Tommy Saxondale - make their appearan…

Linked From The Guardian at 03:24PM
Monday, November 6, 2017

Put your hands up for the teacher in Lloyd Webber's touring 'School of Rock' by Chris Jones

Dewey Finn, the interloping pedagogical hero of “School of Rock” and a character first created by Jack Black, is a tricky, shifty dude to play when live on stage. This Mary Poppins of su…

Linked From Chicago Tribune Subscription at 04:15PM
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

BWW TV: NEWSIES Seizes the Day at Marriott Theatre by BroadwayWorld TV

From the bustling streets of New York City at the turn of the 20th century comes the Tony Award-winning new American musical, NEWSIES, making headlines at the Marriott Theatre just in time f…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 08:54PM
Friday, October 20, 2017

Sherman Brothers' New Musical LEVI! to Make World Premiere in Los Angeles by BroadwayWorld

The Los Angeles City College LACC Theatre Academy and Kritzerland Entertainment present the world premiere of LEVI, a classic fit new musical based on the life of Levi Strauss, with a book b…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 12:04PM
Friday, October 6, 2017

Review: Leslie Carrara-Rudolph's World of Whimsey by Michael Block

By Michael BlockLeslie Carrara-Rudolph’s “day job” is bringing life to kooky characters and crazy creatures through the art of puppetry. But what happens when the puppets go to bed and…

Linked From TheaterInTheNow at 05:06PM
Thursday, September 28, 2017

Winds in the East! MARY POPPINS JR. Now Available for Licensing Around the World by Broadwayworld Jr

Music Theatre International MTI, announced today that Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins JR. is now available for licensing around the world.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:54PM

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins JR. Released for Licensing by Adam Hetrick

Performance rights for the 70-minute adaptation of the Broadway musical are now available from Music Theatre International.

Linked From Playbill at 11:31AM
Thursday, September 21, 2017

Aaron De Jesus, Nicolas Dromard & More Tapped for Jersey Boys at New World Stages by Lindsey Sullivan

The off-Broadway production of the Tony-winning musical Jersey Boys has found its Four Seasons! Aaron De Jesus, Nicolas Dromard, Mark Edwards and Cory Jeacoma will play Frankie Valli, Tommy …

Linked From Broadway.com at 02:12PM
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Broadway's The Play That Goes Wrong Welcomes a New Batch of Stars by Andy Lefkowitz

Pratfalls abound! The Broadway production of The Play That Goes Wrong, which has become the longest-running play currently on the Great White Way, welcomes a new company of comedic tale…

Linked From Broadway.com at 01:18AM
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Mark Evans & More to Join Broadway's The Play That Goes Wrong by Andy Lefkowitz

This sounds oh so right! The Broadway production of The Play That Goes Wrong, which has become the longest-running play currently on the Great White Way, will welcome a new company of t…

Linked From Broadway.com at 04:12PM

Broadway's The Play That Goes Wrong to Welcome New Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

A new school year is beginning at Cornley University this fall as the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Mischief Theatre’s The Play That Goes Wrong, which has inexplicably become l…

Linked From Broadway.com at 02:48PM
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

'Trevor' star Eli Tokash is already a seasoned performer at 14 by Morgan Greene

Some people spend their whole lives dreaming about their Broadway debuts. Others make theirs before middle school. Eli Tokash is one of those lucky few. He's a 14-year-old from the Pittsburg…

Linked From Chicago Tribune Subscription at 08:00AM
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Mark Andrew Garner by Zack Calhoon

MARK ANDREW GARNER, a graduate of @bdcnyc #ProSemNation, was most recently Neleus in Mary Poppins at Alabama Shakespeare Festival and Swing/Young Max u/s in The Grinch Who Stole Ch…

Linked From Visible Soul at 06:33PM
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Sherman album series: Mary Poppins (2005 Original London Cast Recording) by Ian Foster

As A Spoonful of Sherman, a tribute to three generations of Sherman family music, including childhood classics by the Sherman Brothers, continues Live at Zedel until 20 August 2017, Ian Fost…

Linked From mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Thursday, August 10, 2017

London Star Ashley Day on Reclaiming His Dancing Roots in An American in Paris in the West End by Matt Wolf

Ashley Day has appeared in Evita, Mary Poppins, and as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon in the West End. Now, the English musical theater triple-threat has danced his way int…

Linked From Broadway.com at 05:33PM
Monday, July 31, 2017

'Mary Poppins' cancelled at Greensburg Garden & Civic Center by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The musical “Mary Poppins” has been cancelled at Greensburg Garden & Civic Center “due to unforeseen circumstances by the show's producers, Applause Productions.” Refunds for…

Linked From Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 02:42PM

All that Chat

2017-2018 BROADWAY SEASON