Sunday, September 8, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Victoria Broyles by Zack Calhoon

VICTORIA BROYLES Graduated from East Carolina University in May 2014. Worked at Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre for two summers as ASM: Shrek, Crazy for You, King and I, Les Miserables, Chic…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Michael Park & Rebecca Luker to Lead Footloose at the Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

The Kennedy Center has announced principal casting for its upcoming staging of the beloved 1998 musical Footloose. The previously announced production, directed by original Broadway helmer …

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Emily Blunt Signs On for Wild Mountain Thyme, Film Adaptation of Outside Mullingar by Andy Lefkowitz

Emily Blunt, the acclaimed actress most recently seen on-screen in Mary Poppins Returns, will headline the new film Wild Mountain Thyme, adapted from John Patrick Shanley's 2014 Broadway p…

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Emily Blunt to Star in Outside Mullingar Film Adaptation by Emily Selleck

The Mary Poppins alum will play opposite Jamie Dornan in Wild Mountain Thyme, based on John Patrick Shanley's play.

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Saturday, August 24, 2019

ALADDIN Ends West End Run August 24; MARY POPPINS to Fill its Theatre This Fall

Aladdin's West End run ends tonight, August 24, after 1,361 performances at the Prince Edward Theatre. The show began performances on May 27, 2016, prior to an official opening June 15.

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London’s Aladdin Ends August 24 at the Prince Edward Theatre Before Mary Poppins Floats In by Andrew Gans

The hit Disney musical opened in the West End in June 2016.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Fall Openings: Are They Really That Bad? by JK

The Lightning Thief opens this fall Just over a year ago, when we had a spate of summer openings, I ran the numbers for long-running Broadway shows (HERE), and despite all three musicals tha…

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

Brush Up Your Shakespeare 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, and this week is an ode to Shakespeare! Paige is giving …

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Saturday, August 10, 2019

Review: ‘Mary Poppins’ by Glyndon Area Players by Andrew L. Baughman

“Anything can happen if you let it” isn’t just the watchcry of the rosy cheeked heroine of Mary Poppins, currently dazzling audiences at Sacred Heart’s Glyndon Area Players. It would…

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘Mary Poppins’ at Glyndon Area Players by Timoth David Copney

One of the frothiest confections to ever drift across these parts has landed at Glyndon Area Players in the form of their offering this summer, “Mary Poppins.”  A huge, sprawling, spect…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Laura Michelle Kelly & Clifton Davis to Star in Austen's Pride at 5th Avenue Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Two acclaimed stage stars are headlining a new musical out west. Veteran performers Laura Michelle Kelly and Clifton Davis will portray Jane Austen and Mr. Bennet, respectively, in Austen's…

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Pretty Woman's Brennin Hunt on His Emotional Debut, 'Big Break' in Rent Live! & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Brennin Hunt may be making his Broadway debut as Edward Lewis in Pretty Woman, but he's no stranger to the stage. Known for being a country music singer-songwriter and playing Roger in Fox's…

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Friday, July 26, 2019

Additional Casting Set for West End Return of Mary Poppins, Starring Zizi Strallen & Charlie Stemp by Andy Lefkowitz

Disney Theatrical has announced further casting for the highly anticipated London return staging of Mary Poppins. The previously announced production will begin performances on October 23 at…

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Additional Casting Set for West End Return of Mary Poppins Starring Zizi Strallen & Charlie Stemp by Andy Lefkowitz

Disney Theatrical has announced further casting for the highly anticipated London return staging of Mary Poppins. The previously announced production will begin performances on October 23 at…

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Mary Poppins London full casting announced. Book Tickets now! by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Full casting has been announced for Mary Poppins the musical at London's Prince Edward Theatre opening in October 2019. Book Tickets. This post Mary Poppins London full casti…

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See Who’s Joining Zizi Strallen, Charlie Stemp, and Petula Clark 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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Adult casting is confirmed for the new London production of Mary Poppins at the West End’s Prince Edward Theatre

Ready to step in time? Amy Griffiths, Claire Moore, Claire Machin, Jack North and Barry James are doing just that as they join Zizi Strallen, Charlie Stemp, Joseph Millson and Petula Clark i…

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Further casting announced for Disney’s Mary Poppins

Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Disney’s Mary Poppins is set to return to its original West End home (no not Cherry Tree Lane) at the Prince Edward Theatre which is currently ho…

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NEWS: Casting update for the West End production of Mary Poppins by Press Releases

Final adult casting has been announced for the new production of Mary Poppins which begins rehearsals in September 2019 and returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre…

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Full cast announced for Mary Poppins by Eleni Cashell

We’ve got some Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious news to share this morning, as the full Mary Poppins cast has been announced.The full adult cast is: Amy Griffiths (The Twilight Zone) as…

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Alison Luff & Mark Evans Join Broadway's Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Talented stage alums Alison Luff and Mark Evans head back to Broadway on July 23, taking over the lead roles of Jenna and Dr. Pomatter in the hit musical Waitress. They replace Shoshana Bean…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Ariana DeBose Led Revenge Thriller SEASIDE To Release Digitally Next Month

Gravitas Ventures, a Red Arrow Studios company, has acquired Sam Zalutsky's revenge thriller SEASIDE for a digital release on August 20. The film is Zalutsky's second feature film, followi…

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Review: ‘Mary Poppins’ at Upper Room Theatre Ministry by Kendall Mostafavi

Since 2002, Upper Room Theatre Ministry has presented one musical every summer. This year, they bring the stage adaptation of the Disney classic, Mary Poppins, to Manassas. The story of the …

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Disney shows The Lion King, Aladdin, Mary Poppins & Frozen all feature in London pop-up experience this summer

Disney’s hit West End musicals The Lion King, Aladdin, the eagerly-anticipated Frozen, and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins will all take centre stage in the Disney in the West End Summ…

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Monday, July 15, 2019

London Musical Theater Label First Night Records Acquired by Warner Music Group by Logan Culwell-Block

The label's back catalog includes such London cast albums as Les Misérables, Miss Saigon, Mary Poppins, and Oliver!.

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Disney’s 2019 pop-up to feature The Lion King, Aladdin, Mary Poppins & Frozen by Robin Johnson

If this news doesn’t get your inner child giddy with joy, we don’t know what will. Disney’s smash-hit West End Summer Pop-Up is back this year! And it’ll contain incredible access to…

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Sunday, July 14, 2019

Warner Music buys label behind Mary Poppins stage show

Music group expects new genres to boost revenue as they adopt streaming services

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

My Fair Lady Tour Finds Its Stars in Shereen Ahmed & Laird Mackintosh by Andy Lefkowitz

This tour is being headlined by a loverly pair of stars! Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh have been cast in the central roles of Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins in the upcoming road pr…

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Mark Evans to Join Broadway's Waitress as Dr. Pomatter by Andy Lefkowitz

Mark Evans is headed back to the stage in a Broadway hit. The New York and West End theater alum will don the stethoscope of Dr. Pomatter in the Tony-nominated musical Waitress beginning o…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Odds & Ends: Melissa McCarthy in Talks to Play Ursula in Live-Action The Little Mermaid & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Melissa McCarthy Set to Play Ursula in Live-Action The Little Mermaid Two-time Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy is in talks to pl…

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

VIDEO: Bette Midler Performs at New York's Pride Main Event

Bette Midler performed at New York's Pride Main Event yesterday, June 29 at the Javits Center. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, Midler performed accompanied by 'Hairspray…

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