Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Inside ALLEGIANCE's Opening Night with George Takei, Lea Salonga & Telly Leung! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The new American musical Allegiance officially openedlast week at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street, starring Tony and Olivier Award winner Lea Salonga…

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Monday, May 27, 2024

Highlights of MISS SAIGON, COME FROM AWAY, ANASTASIA, DEAR EVAN HANSEN and More Singing at STARS by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: STARS IN THE ALLEY, hosted by Tituss Burgess, presented its free outdoor concert today in Shubert Alley, between Broadway and 8th Avenue and 44th and 45th Stree…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:54PM

The Movie In Our Mind! Highlights from MISS SAIGON on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schonberg's legendary musical Miss Saigon opens tonight, March 23rd, at The Broadway Theatre (1681 …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:48PM
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Charlie Brady, Katie Boren & More in Highlights of MISS SAIGON at Starlight by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Miss Saigon, one of the most stunning theatrical spectacles of all time, produced by Starlight Theatre, runs September 7-13. In Miss Saigon, Puccini's Madame Bu…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:02AM
Tuesday, May 21, 2024

“Miss Saigon”: Déjà vu. An exclusive interview with Claude-Michel Schönberg by Lisa Monde

   Dedicated to the 35th anniversary of the musical Miss Saigon, an exclusive interview with the composer Claude-Michel Schönberg. This year the West End production of the musical Miss Sa…

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Friday, May 3, 2024

Isa & Jon Jon Briones on Making HADESTOWN a Family Affair by BroadwayWorld

Sometimes, dreams of being on Broadway can take a minute to come to fruition. Just ask Jon Jon Briones. "When I reached 40, I was like, 'Ah, it's too late [for Broadway]'. And I thought tha…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:54PM
Friday, April 26, 2024

Melanie La Barrie and Jon Jon Briones on the Challenges of Playing Hermes in Hadestown by TheaterMania

Anaïs Mitchell’s Tony and Grammy Award-winning musical Hadestown is currently lighting up both sides of the Atlantic, enjoying a record-breaking run at the Walter Kerr Theatre in New York…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:12AM
Thursday, April 25, 2024

From the Piazza to the Hudson, Merrily We Roll Along’s Katie Rose Clarke Walks Through Her Broadway Resume by Hayley Levitt

Merrily We Roll Along, Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s reverse chronological musical about the heartbreak of growing up, is often touted as a piece for a trio. Katie Rose Clarke, howev…

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Friday, April 19, 2024

Broadway Games: Where Haven't We Seen You Before II by JK

 Broadway Games: Where Haven't We Seen You Before: This week's game asks you to pick the one show each Broadway luminary below didn't work on. 1. Jason Robert Brown A. Broadway: The La…

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Monday, April 8, 2024

Bernadette Peters & Lea Salonga Will Lead STEPHEN SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS in LA and on Broadway

Center Theatre Group (CTG) announced today the North American premiere of Stephen Sondheim’s Old Friends, starring Bernadette Peters (Gypsy, Annie Get Your Gun) and Lea Salonga (Miss…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:18AM
Friday, April 5, 2024

"Why God Why?" from Broadway Backwards 2024 featuring Arielle Jacobs by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

The beloved “Why God Why?” from Miss Saigon took on new meaning when Arielle Jacobs (Here Lies Love) worked through her complicated emotions of falling in love with Mae-Lynn Flores with …

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:54PM
Sunday, March 31, 2024

Jose Llana: Here Lies Pride by Frank Rizzo

It was an awkward moment for Jose Llana when he told his family that he would be starring in the new stage musical "Here Lies Love." But Llana would not be playing heroic Philippine politici…

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 08:56AM
Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Jon Jon and Isa Briones Are Set to Make Broadway's Hadestown a Family Affair by Hayley Levitt

The father-daughter acting duo of Jon Jon and Isa Briones join the Broadway cast of Hadestown at the Walter Kerr Theatre on March 19. Isa takes on the lead role of Eurydice while her fathe…

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Friday, March 8, 2024

Broadway Games: Where Haven't We Seen You Before? by JK

Most of our Broadway favorites have careers beyond the stage; others come to Broadway from TV and/or film. In any case, if we look around enough, they seem to be everywhere. Broadway Games:…

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Thursday, February 29, 2024

The Great Gatsby’s Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada Tease How the Page-to-Stage Musical Will Come Alive on Broadway by Hayley Levitt

The Great Gatsby—in all its hedonistic, Jazz-Age glory—begins its Broadway run at the fittingly lavish Broadway Theatre on March 29. Directed by Marc Bruni, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s class…

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Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Father-Daughter Duo Jon Jon and Isa Briones Will Join Hadestown on Broadway by Hayley Levitt

Father-daughter duo Jon Jon and Isa Briones will jointly enter the cast of Hadestown on Broadway on March 19. They assume the roles of Hermes and Eurydice, respectively, replacing Lillias …

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Monday, February 5, 2024

Hinton Battle, Three-Time Tony Winner in Musicals, Dies at 67 by Richard Sandomir

He won awards for his roles in “Sophisticated Ladies,” “The Tap Dance Kid” and “Miss Saigon” — the most ever in the category of best featured actor in a musical.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:36PM

‘I died in Michael Ball’s arms’: Lea Salonga on 35 years of West End and Broadway success by Deborah Linton

She was the original Miss Saigon, sent Les Mis stratospheric and sang some of Disney’s most memorable songs. She reflects on her legacy, and which of her princesses is best – Jasmine or …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:48AM
Monday, January 29, 2024

Lea Salonga, Gavin Creel and More to Honor Jason Robert Brown at Miscast24 by Darryn King

Tony Award-winning composer, lyricist and playwright Jason Robert Brown (Parade) will be honored at Miscast24, where Broadway stars perform songs from roles in which they would not tradition…

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Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Calling it – 2024 will be the most “Asian” season on Broadway without a show set in an Asian country! BRING THE ACTION! by Fairyprincessdiaries

The Fairy Princess got the news yesterday that The Great Gatsby is going to Broadway from Papermill Playhouse, and they are taking the lead players – Eva Noblezada (Miss Saigon, Hadestown)…

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Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada to Star in The Great Gatsby Musical on Broadway by Hayley Levitt

Tony Award nominee Jeremy Jordan and two-time Tony Award nominee Eva Noblezada will lead the Broadway production of The Great Gatsby, opening this spring. Both reprise their performances …

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Friday, January 12, 2024

Red Concepción to Make Broadway Debut as Amos Hart in Chicago by Darryn King

Red Concepción will make his Broadway debut in Chicago as Amos Hart, beginning his run at the Ambassador Theatre on January 15. He replaces James T. Lane, a long-time company member who st…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2024

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Roundabout and Purple Rain By: David Sheward January 10, 2024: Roundabout Theater Company has announced major productions for its 2024-25 Broadway and Off-Broadway seasons and the new na…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:43PM
Tuesday, January 9, 2024

‘Yellow Face,’ Starring Daniel Dae Kim, Opening On Broadway in September by Caitlin Huston

Daniel Dae Kim will star in the Broadway premiere of David Henry Hwang’s Yellow Face next season.  The play, which is inspired by real events, follows a playwright protesting the casting …

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 03:00PM
Wednesday, January 3, 2024

Photo: MISS SAIGON Stars Lea Salonga and Jonathan Pryce Reunite At OLD FRIENDS On the West End

Hey, old friend! Tony and Olivier Award-winner Lea Salonga got a special visitor backstage as her former Miss Saigon co-star, Jonathan Pryce, stopped by Stephen Sondheim's Old Friends!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:56PM
Tuesday, December 19, 2023

Miss Saigon set to heat up Adelaide this Summer

The post Miss Saigon set to heat up Adelaide this Summer appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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Thursday, December 7, 2023

Red Bucket Follies 2023 Highlights by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

An exultant and effervescent Red Bucket Follies returned after a four-year, pandemic-induced hiatus to celebrate six weeks of enthusiastic and dedicated fundraising. The star-studded variety…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:12PM
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Miss Saigon must close 16 December at Her Majesty’s Theatre Melbourne

The post Miss Saigon must close 16 December at Her Majesty’s Theatre Melbourne appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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Miss Saigon must close 16 December at Her Majesty’s Theatre by Aussie Theatre

Hailed as one of the most stunning theatrical experiences of our time, this Australian production of Miss Saigon has earned

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Friday, November 17, 2023

Broadway Games: One of These Things Is Not Like the Others by JK

Broadway Games:  One of These Things Is Not Like The Others Was thinking back to my childhood and remembering that as a small tyke, one of my favorite games was "One of These Things Is Not…

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Friday, November 10, 2023

How Actor Ethan Le Phong Made Sure the Vietnamese in Miss Saigon Was Correct by Andrew Gans

The actor is currently in rehearsal for the Menier Chocolate Factory's upcoming revival of Stephen Sondheim's Pacific Overtures.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM

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