Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Life I Lead, Featuring Miles Jupp as Mary Poppins Film Star David Tomlinson, Sets West End Transfer by Andy Lefkowitz

Following an acclaimed U.K. premiere, The Life I Lead, a solo play starring Miles Jupp as Disney film star David Tomlinson, will move to London's West End this fall. Written by James Kettle …

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The Life I Lead, Featuring Miles Jupp as Mary Poppins Film Star David Tomlinson, Sets West End Transfer by Andy Lefkowitz

Following an acclaimed U.K. premiere, The Life I Lead, a solo play starring Miles Jupp as Disney film star David Tomlinson, will move to London's West End this fall. Written by James Kettle …

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The Life I Lead, About Mary Poppins’ Original Mr. Banks, Will Transfer to the West End by Andrew Gans

Miles Jupp plays the late Disney actor David Tomlinson.

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf Interview: "More About The Melody: Rodgers & Co" at Birdland Jazz by Adam Rothenberg

After our July 2018 interview about Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf’s More About The Melody, I am thrilled to sit back down with Mairi to discuss her next installment. This show will spotlight the mu…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

How Beauty and the Beast caught fire on Broadway 25 years ago by Marc Snetiker

Robert Jess Roth was a 27-year-old director of stage shows at Disneyland when he fantasized about much more than this provincial life. “I went to Michael Eisner with the idea of Disney do…

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Gavin Lee to Play Lumiere in Beauty and the Beast at Paper Mill Playhouse by Andy Lefkowitz

Gavin Lee will light up the stage of Paper Mill Playhouse this spring. The two-time Tony-nominated alum of SpongeBob SquarePants and Mary Poppins has been cast as Lumiere in the Millburn, NJ…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Laura Linney to return to Broadway in ‘My Name is Lucy Barton’ by Caitlin Huston

Laura Linney is returning to Broadway next season in Elizabeth Strout’s “My Name is Lucy Barton.” The play will run at the Manhattan Theatre Club’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre beginni…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Laura Michelle Kelly and Forrest McClendon to Star in CRT's Cabaret by BroadwayWorld

Connecticut Repertory Theatre CRT announces casting for the second production of the 2019 Nutmeg Summer Series Cabaret, the Tony-Award-winning musical centering around a German nightclub aga…

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Jeremy Kushnier Will Return to Footloose in New Role & More 2019 Muny Casting by Andy Lefkowitz

The Muny has announced an exciting group of Broadway stars set to appear in productions as part of its 2019 summer season. The previously announced slate of works will run from June 10 thro…

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Sunday, April 14, 2019

This Week on Broadway for April 14, 2019: Oklahoma: Sexy? Angry? Not your mom’s OK!? by James Marino

Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere review Oklahoma @ Circle in the Square, White Noise @ The Public Theater, Mrs. Murray’s Menagerie @ Ars Nova at Greenwich House, Charl…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Disney on Broadway celebrates 25th anniversary with epic medley of hits by Ruth Kinane

Get ready to feel the love tonight, head under the sea, and let it go all at once! On Friday’s installment of Good Morning America, stars of three current Broadway hits — Aladdin, Frozen…

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On digital: Mary Poppins Returns / Aquaman

Emily Blunt as a plummier version of Julie Andrews, with a dash of 21st-century sauce; Jason Momoa as the underwater superhero destined to be king of Atlantis

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Music legends star in ‘Spoonful of Sherman’ revue in San Jose by Sam Hurwitt, Correspondent

The cabaret show "Spoonful of Sherman" pays tribute to a legendary songwriting family (think Mary Poppins") gets U.S. premiere in San Jose.

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Jerry Mitchell to Direct Oliver!-Themed Musical Becoming Nancy at Alliance Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Jerry Mitchell, the Tony-winning director-choreographer of Kinky Boots and Pretty Woman, has signed on to helm the world premiere of Becoming Nancy, a stage musical adaptation of Terry Rona…

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Full cast announced for Sweeney Todd by Matt Edwards

Producers today announced the full cast joining previously announced Anthony Warlow and Gina Riley in the upcoming concert tour of Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeny Todd. Australia theatrical le…

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Sunday, March 24, 2019

The Life I Lead, Park Theatre review - pleasant enough but lacks bite by Tim Cornwell

Solo play looks back blandly at the celebrated screen dad in "Mary Poppins" I am deeply jealous of Miles Jupp's dressing gown in The Life I Lead, the solo play at the Park Theatre. It's a si…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Quiz: Which ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Song Should Be Your Motto? by Kailey Hansen

The post Quiz: Which ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Song Should Be Your Motto? appeared first on Theatre Nerds.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

BWW Review: THE LIFE I LEAD, Park Theatre by Debbie Gilpin

Best known to many as Mr Banks in Mary Poppins, actor David Tomlinson actually had a quite extensive career on stage and screen - as well as more than his fair share of personal dramas. Jame…

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Christian Borle Lands Series-Regular Role on ABC Drama Pilot Until the Wedding by Andy Lefkowitz

Christian Borle is lending his talents back to the small screen. The two-time Tony winner and former Smash star has been cast in ABC's new romantic drama pilot Until the Wedding, Deadline re…

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Petula Clark & Joseph Millson will play the Bird Woman and Mr Banks in the new West End production of Mary Poppins

It’s shaping into quite a cast and we still have several months to wait before the opening! Joining Zizi Strallen’s Mary and Charlie Stemp’s Bert will be Joseph Millson, as Mr George …

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Petula Clark to Join Zizi Strallen & Charlie Stemp in West End's Mary Poppins by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting is set for the upcoming West End return of Mary Poppins. Music icon Petula Clark and theater veteran Joseph Millson have joined the company as the Bird Woman and George Ba…

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Petula Clarke and Joseph Millson join the cast of Mary Poppins by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Petula Clarke and Joseph Millson are to join Zizi Strallen and Charlie Stemp in the West End revival of Mary Poppins the musical at the Prince Edward Theatre. This post Petul…

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Petula Clark Will Join Zizi Strallen and Hello, Dolly!’s Charlie Stemp in London Revival of Mary Poppins by Andrew Gans

The Disney-Cameron Mackintosh musical will follow Aladdin into the Prince Edward Theatre.

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NEWS: Petula Clark & Joseph Millson join the cast of West End’s Mary Poppins by Press Releases

Petula Clark and Joseph Millson play the Bird Woman and George Banks in the new production of Mary Poppins which returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre from 23 Oc…

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Petula Clark and Joseph Millson join West End Mary Poppins cast by Georgia Snow

Petula Clark and Joseph Millson are to join the forthcoming West End revival of Mary Poppins. Clark will return to the West

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Petula Clark & Joseph Millson join Mary Poppins cast by Robin Johnson

Musical legend Petula Clark and stage star Joseph Millson are soaring into the cast of the hit musical Mary Poppins, presumably by means of flying umbrella. The post Petula Clark & Josep…

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Petula Clark and Joseph Millson Will Join MARY POPPINS by BroadwayWorld

Petula Clark and Joseph Millson will join the Company to play the Bird Woman and George Banks in the new production of Mary Poppins, which returns to its original West End home at the Prince…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Petula Clark and Joseph Millson Join The Cast of MARY POPPINS West End by BroadwayWorld

Tickets for Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's new production of Mary Poppins are now on saleThe musical, based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the original film, returns to its original We…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Top Theatre Stories: Monday, March 11, 2019 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Be More Chill, Mary Poppins Returns, and more.

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Watch How Lin-Manuel Miranda and Emily Blunt Filmed the Animated Mary Poppins Returns Sequence by Ruthie Fierberg

What we saw versus how director Rob Marshall filmed it.

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