Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Arturo Perez Jr. & Samantha Jayne to Direct the Mean Girls Movie Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

News regarding the previously announced Mean Girls movie musical has arrived! The husband-and-wife team of Arturo Perez Jr. and Samantha Jayne have signed on to direct the film adaptation, a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:36PM

Arturo Perez Jr. and Samantha Jayne to Direct MEAN GIRLS Movie Musical

Husband and wife duo Arturo Perez Jr. and Samantha Jayne have been selected to direct the film adaption of Tina Fey's Mean Girls the Musical. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:57PM

Mean Girls Movie Musical: Arturo Perez Jr. and Samantha Jayne Tapped to Direct by Dan Meyer

Tina Fey, Lorne Michaels, Nell Benjamin, and Jeff Richmond remain attached to the Paramount Players project.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:11PM
Friday, September 3, 2021

Beth Leavel, Zurin Villanueva, Melissa Errico, and More to Stream Concerts Live from 54 Below on BroadwayWorld Events

Feinstein's/54 Below announced today their September line-up in its streaming series featuring Mean Girls and Clueless star Zurin Villanueva, Jasper in Deadland composer Ryan Scott …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:46PM
Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Krystina Alabado & More Set for World Premiere of Mystic Pizza Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

Casting is set for the previously announced stage adaptation of the 1988 movie Mystic Pizza, which is scheduled to premiere at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Maine from September 1 through Octo…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:48PM
Wednesday, August 18, 2021

See a Brand New Poster for the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie!

Dear Evan Hansen stars six-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams, Oscar winner Julianne Moore, Kaitlyn Dever (Booksmart), Amandla Stenberg (The Hate U Give), Colton Ryan (Apple TV+’s Little Voice),…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:09PM
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

The Beauty Myth: A Review of “School Girls; or, the African Mean Girls Play” at Goodman Theatre by Brian Hieggelke

Set in 1986 in the Aburi Girls Boarding School in Ghana, five teenagers gossip and primp as they prepare for beauty pageant auditions the following day. The social hierarchy of "mean girls''…

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 08:00AM
Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Taylor Louderman's WRITE OUT LOUD: FROM CONTEST TO CONCERT VOLUME 2 to be Presented at Feinstein's/54 Below

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present “WRITE OUT LOUD: From Contest to Concert VOLUME 2.” Hosted by Taylor Louderman (Tony Nominee, Mean Girls), Musical Directio…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:24PM

WATCH: Learn Choreography From Speakeasy: Times Square by Playbill

Performances are underway for Speakeasy: Times Square at Bond 45 in the Edison Hotel in New York City’s theatre district. The immersive supper club experience continues through this month …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:54PM
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play reopens at the Goodman by Kerry Reid

Jocelyn Bioh's smart comedy at the Goodman examines cliques, colonialism, and colorism. From the Heathers to the Plastics, teenage girls and their cliques have p…

SOURCE: www.chicagoreader.com at 03:15PM

Review: ‘School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play’ at Goodman Theatre is the story of a beauty pageant, and a welcome return to live theater by Chris Jones

The Goodman's first show back is an exuberant production from the director Lili-Anne Brown that is an excellent match for the moment.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:05PM

"School Girls" at Goodman Theatre

"School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play" at Chicago's Goodman Theatre.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:04PM

Casting & Dates Announced for Jocelyn Bioh's Nollywood Dreams by Lindsey Sullivan

Dates and casting have been announced for Jocelyn Bioh's Nollywood Dreams off-Broadway. The full 2020 cast will reunite for the Saheem Ali-helmed production, which was canceled in 2020 due …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:36AM
Sunday, August 1, 2021

People You Should Know . . . Michael Alvarez by Zack Calhoon

Michael Alvarez (Director) Michael’s directorial work has been seen internationally at Her Majesty’s Theatre in the West End, Arcola Theatre, Westminster Library, Royal Academy of Music,…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:36AM
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Taylor Louderman's Third Annual Write Out Loud Contest Announces 2021 Winners

Taylor Louderman (Tony Nominee, Mean Girls) and the Write Out Loud team - Benjamin Rauhala (Disney Princess - The Concert), Hannah Kloepfer (Pitch In), Sarah Glugatch, Josh Collopy- have a…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:06PM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Ep. 11 (AE): Erika Henningsen from Broadway’s Mean Girls on being a Scholastic Sponge by Automatic Episode Import

In this Artist Exploration, Erika and Charlie discuss strategizing your college audition, interactin

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:01AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

What Is A Mean Girl? | SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY | Goodman Theatre by Goodman Theatre

School is back in session! This biting and buoyant comedy was playing to packed houses when our stages went dark—and you won't want to miss its triumphant return. July 30 - August 29, 202…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:58PM
Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Watch: Behind the Music of Girls5Eva by Playbill

Girls5Eva follows a girl group 20 years after its heyday as the stars try to recapture the magic. Tony nominee Jeff Richmond serves as executive producer and composer for the new Peacock ser…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:12AM
Thursday, July 1, 2021

Mean Girls Stars Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig Engaged by Dan Meyer

The pair played Cady Heron and Aaron Samuels in the Broadway production of the musical based on the film.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:57PM

Mean Girls Co-Stars Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig Are Engaged by Lindsey Sullivan

Mean Girls co-stars Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig, who originated the roles of Cady Heron and Aaron Samuels in the musical comedy, announced their engagement on July 1. The couple posted…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:48PM

MEAN GIRLS Co-Stars Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig Are Engaged!

Mean Girls co-stars Erika Henningsen and Kyle Selig have announced that they are engaged! 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:41PM
Friday, June 25, 2021

Krystina Alabado: The Lunch Room Episode 41 by American Repertory Theater

Originally Aired June 22, 2021 Actor, singer, and musician Krystina Alabado (Burn All Night, Mean Girls, American Idiot) chats about what she’s been up to since she appeared in Burn All Ni…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:06PM
Friday, June 18, 2021

Broadway Game: True/False: The Andrew Lloyd Webber Edition by JK

Andrew Lloyd Webber sure is making headlines these days! Not only is he opening a new show, Cinderella, but he took on the U.K. government as well. Before it was all over, we thought we migh…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:48PM
Tuesday, June 15, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 15 - 21 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 15 - 21 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  June 15, 1995: One of the 90s most interesting and underrated musicals, Chronicle of a Death Foretold, opened at th…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:18PM

Getting back to live performances—in the fresh air by Kerry Reid

Some performing arts groups are opening their doors, but others are inviting audiences to soak up the sun. In just the past couple of weeks, theaters have starte…

SOURCE: www.chicagoreader.com at 12:30PM
Monday, June 14, 2021

Starry Principal Casting Announced for The Muny's Upcoming Season by Caitlin Moynihan

The popular St. Louis theater The Muny has announced the principal casting for its upcoming season, and a slew of Broadway favorites will be taking the stage under the stars this summer. As …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
Thursday, June 10, 2021

Jeremy Jordan, Ariana DeBose, and Lilli Cooper Join WRITE OUT LOUD 2020 EP

Taylor Louderman (Tony nominee, Mean Girls) and the Write Out Loud team - Ben Rauhala, Hannah Kloepfer, Sarah Glugatch, Josh Collopy- have teamed up for the third annual Write Out Loud songw…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:02PM
Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Goodman Theatre Sets Dates for 2021–2022 Season, Including School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play by Dan Meyer

The Sean Hayes-led Good Night, Oscar, the musical adaption of The Outsiders, and more will come to Chicago.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:45PM
Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Go Inside the Roundabout Theatre Company's Starry 2021 Gala, Headlined by Jane Krakowski by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Jane Krakowski took center stage at the Roundabout Theatre Company's annual gala on June 7. The night, entitled Curtain Up, Light the Lights!, took place in Central Park and feat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:06PM
Monday, June 7, 2021

Ashley Park | Musical Theatre Audition Master Class | American Theatre Wing's Master Class Series by American Theatre Wing

---About Master Class Artist, Ashley Park--- Ashley Park originated and starred as ‘Gretchen Wieners’ in “Mean Girls” on Broadway in 2018, which garnered her a Tony Award nomination,…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:54PM
Thursday, June 3, 2021

So Fetch! Mean Girls National Tour to Resume in November by Caitlin Moynihan

Now this is some grool news! Mean Girls will resume its national tour on November 2 at ASU Gammage in Tempe, Arizona following an 85-week hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It will then co…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM

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