Friday, August 23, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘Meteor Shower’ at Cumberland Theatre by Christopher McGoff

I had the chance to see Cumberland Theatre’s production of Steve Martin’s “Meteor Shower” on opening night—a 90-minute absurdist comedy with a killer meteor shower. The play gazes …

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Monday, July 29, 2019

6 standout moments from the Hollywood Bowl's starry Into the Woods by Lacey Vorrasi-Banis

Magic was cast over the weekend in Los Angeles when the Hollywood Bowl went Into the Woods with Sutton Foster, Patina Miller, Skylar Astin, Gaten Matarazzo, Chris Carmack, Cheyenne Jackson, …

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The Prom Film to Star Meryl Streep, James Corden, Andrew Rannells & Nicole Kidman by Andy Lefkowitz

It's time to dance! A star-packed cast has been assembled to lead Netflix's upcoming film adaptation of the Tony-nominated musical The Prom. The previously announced movie, produced by Emmy…

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The Prom Film to Star Meryl Streep, James Corden, Andrew Rannells, Nicole Kidman & Ariana Grande by Andy Lefkowitz

It's time to dance! A star-packed cast has been assembled to lead Netflix's upcoming film adaptation of the Tony-nominated musical The Prom. The previously announced small-screen movie, prod…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

VIDEO: Laura Benanti Prepares for Cadogan Hall Show with FLOTUS by Paul Smith

Tony Award Winner and current star of My Fair Lady, Laura Benanti, is hopping across the pond to perform a concert at London's Cadogan Hall. Known for her performances on Broadway in Gypsy, …

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Friday, March 8, 2019

Celebrate the Season with the 2019 Broadway.com Spring Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti by Broadway.com

The spring season has sprung on Broadway with an abundance of new productions. To help get a handle on what's to come, Broadway.com presents our 2019 Spring Preview, hosted by Tony winner…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Laura Benanti Extends Run in My Fair Lady on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

This news is just loverly! Tony winner Laura Benanti is extending her engagement as Eliza Doolittle in Lincoln Center Theater's Tony-nominated revival of My Fair Lady. Originally an…

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The Broadway Ladies: Ms. February 2019: Laura Benanti by JK

She's been a Broadway favorite for years. And while she's made quite a name for herself on television with her hilarious Melania impression and appearances on such programs as Supergirl, we …

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

Amy Schumer at The Chicago Theatre, IL by Blouin Artinfo

Amy Schumer is all set to entertain audiences with her robust sense of humor at Illinois’ Chicago Theatre on December 19 and 20.According to Wikipedia, Schumer forayed into comedy in the e…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Steve Martin's Meteor Shower Available for Licensing Through Samuel French by Andrew Gans

Martin's earlier comedies Picasso at the Lapin Agile and The Underpants are also available.

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Odds & Ends: Michael Friedman's The State of the Union Songbook to Debut on Election Night & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Michael Friedman's The State of the Union Songbook to Debut on Election Night The Civilians and The Green Room 42 are…

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Laura Benanti Makes a Loverly Broadway Return in My Fair Lady by Andy Lefkowitz

Laura Benanti takes on the central role of Eliza Doolittle in Lincoln Center Theater's acclaimed staging of My Fair Lady beginning on October 23, replacing original cast m…

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Kate Reinders Joins the Cast of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Multi-talented stage star Kate Reinders takes on the role of Cynthia Weil in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical at the Sondheim Theatre beginning on October 19. Reinders replaces Kara L…

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Show People with Paul Wontorek: Laura Benanti of My Fair Lady by Broadway.com

Broadway favorite and Tony winner Laura Benanti discusses landing her dream role as Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady, her hilarious daughter Ella Rose, getting close to Amy Schumer during Met…

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My Fair Lady's Laura Benanti on Getting Close with Amy Schumer, Spoofing Melania Trump & More on Show People by Broadway.com

Laura Benanti is heading back to Broadway as Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady. The Tony winner, social media maven and Melania Trump impersonator begins performances at the Vivian B…

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Monday, October 8, 2018

Kate Reinders Will Join the Company of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Kate Reinders has booked her next Broadway gig. The multi-talented stage star will take on the role of Cynthia Weil in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical beginning on October 19, replac…

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Friday, September 14, 2018

Celebrate the Season with the 2018 Broadway.com Fall Theater Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti, Brought to You by Masterpass by Broadway.com

The fall theater season is here with an abundance of new Broadway offerings. Get ready to fill your calendar with new plays and musicals and exciting revivals. To help get a handle on what&#…

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Celebrate the Season with the 2018 Broadway.com Fall Theater Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti by Broadway.com

The fall theater season is here with an abundance of new Broadway offerings. Get ready to fill your calendar with new plays and musicals and exciting revivals. To help get a handle on w…

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Laura Benanti to Replace Lauren Ambrose in Broadway's My Fair Lady by Andy Lefkowitz

Laura Benanti is joining Lincoln Center Theater's acclaimed staging of My Fair Lady. The Tony winner will take on the central role of Eliza Doolittle in the Lerner & Loewe music…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

Three Tall Women Star Glenda Jackson Wins First Tony Award: 'What a Thrill' by Andy Lefkowitz

Glenda Jackson has won her first Tony Award. The iconic star triumphed in the Leading Actress in a Play category for her turn in the Broadway-premiere production of Edward Albee's Pulitz…

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tony Award Predictions 2018 by Wendy Caster

LIZ: Were I to take awards seasons seriously, I’d join with the city’s professional theater critics in wringing my hands over the purported death of Broadway at the end of this weirdly i…

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Monday, May 7, 2018

Off-Broadway's Biggest Night! Take a Look Inside the 2018 Lucille Lortel Awards by Broadway.com

The Off-Broadway League honored the best of off-Broadway theater at the 33rd Annual Lucille Lortel Awards on May 6. Recent Meteor Shower co-stars Jeremy Shamos and Laura Benanti ho…

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Photo Coverage: It's the Best of Off-Broadway! On the Red Carpet at the Lortel Awards by Walter McBride

Just last night, the 2018 Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were handed outto recipients in 19 categories, with three honorary awards also bestowed. The Lortel A…

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‘Cost Of Living,’ ‘School Girls,’ ‘KPOP’ Lead Off-Broadway’s Lucille Lortel Awards by Dade Hayes

Cost of Living and School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play tied for Best Play and KPOP captured Best Musical at the 33rd annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Of…

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The Full List of Nominations for Tony awards 2018 by Blouin Artinfo

The celebrated Theater ceremony in New York, Tony Awards 2018 has shortlisted “Angels in America” and “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” in the running prizes. The nominations for t…

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Sunday, May 6, 2018

Ashley Park, Billy Crudup, Carrie Coon & More Win 2018 Lucille Lortel Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The Off-Broadway League has announced winners of the 33rd Annual Lucille Lortel Awards, honoring outstanding achievement off-Broadway. Recent Meteor Shower stars Laura Benanti and Jeremy Sha…

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Annual Tony Nomination Post - 2018 Version by Linda

Oops. Looks like I haven't posted in this blog since the last Tony nominations. It's been difficult keeping this up since I write for other places, but I'm a sucker for tradition, so I'm goi…

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

15 Incredible Broadway Performances Overlooked By The Tony Awards This Year

Some great performances from shows like Mean Girls and Frozen weren’t included when the Tony nominees were announced Tuesday. Alex Newell, Once on This Island …

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Mean Girls & SpongeBob SquarePants Lead 2018 Tony Award Nominations by Broadway.com

The day has arrived! Nominations have been announced for the 2018 Tony Awards. Smash alums Leslie Odom Jr. and Katharine McPhee made the announcement live from the New York Library for the P…

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Odds & Ends: Full Cast Set for Jesse Tyler Ferguson-Led World Premiere Log Cabin & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Full Cast Set for Jesse Tyler Ferguson-Led World Premiere Log Cabin Casting is complete for Log Cabin, a new play by Pulitz…

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Tony Winner Laura Benanti to Host 10th-Annual Jimmy Awards by Broadway.com

The Broadway League has announced that Tony winner Laura Benanti will emcee the 10th-annual Jimmy Awards ceremony on June 25 at 7:30pm at the Minskoff Theatre. The Jimmys honor the best…

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