Tuesday, June 1, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   June 1, 1971: Good grief! You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, a smash hit off-Broadway, opened at the Golden Theatre, w…

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Piaf/Dietrich by Mirvish Productions

Edith Piaf and Marlene Dietrich were two of the greatest names in international show business during much of the 20th century. At a time when popular culture was still defined by a small han…

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Tuesday, May 4, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  May 4, 2008: Boeing Boeing landed at the Longacre Theatre for 279 performances with an all-star cast including Mark R…

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Friday, April 30, 2021

Live Chat with Frozen's Charlie Williams by Beltline To Broadway

Charlie Williams is currently working as the Associate Choreographer for FROZEN. Hear what he has to say to Beltline to Broadway about his North Carolina roots, the international appeal of F…

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Monday, April 19, 2021

SPOTLIGHT ON: The Pilot Who Flew The Helicopter in Miss Saigon by Broadway Beat

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Odds & Ends: Eva Noblezada Joins Family Comedy Film Easter Sunday & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Eva Noblezada Lands Next Film Gig Hadestown Tony nominee and former vlogger Eva Noblezada has her next project lined up! De…

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Eva Noblezada Joins EASTER SUNDAY Film

Noblezada previously starred in Hadestown at The National Theatre in London and on Broadway. In 2017, Noblezada starred on Broadway in the title role of Cameron Mackintosh's epic revival …

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Sunday, April 11, 2021

A Look Back at Miss Saigon at 30 by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, featuring a Tony Award-winning performance by Lea Salonga, opened at the Broadway Theatre April 11, 1991.

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Tuesday, April 6, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 6 - 12 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   April 6, 2017: Titans of the cosmetics world faced off in the musical War Paint at the Nederlander Theatre …

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Monday, March 29, 2021

Meet the Cast of Passing Through: Reed Armstrong by Goodspeed Musicals

PASSING THROUGH on Goodspeed On Demand streams March 15 - April 4, 2021. Click for tickets: https://bit.ly/3cqzbQV Set amidst the rich sounds and diverse tapestry of the American landscape…

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Meet the Cast of Passing Through: Joan Almedilla by Goodspeed Musicals

PASSING THROUGH on Goodspeed On Demand streams March 15 - April 4, 2021. Click for tickets: https://bit.ly/3cqzbQV Set amidst the rich sounds and diverse tapestry of the American landscape…

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Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Why Did Eva Noblezada's Kim Always Cover Tam's Ears in Miss Saigon? by Seth Rudetsky

This week, Seth Rudetsky shares more stories from his birthday celebration on Stars in the House.

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George Takei’s Allegiance To Debut on BroadwayHD by Broadway Direct

BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for live theater, announced today that the critically acclaimed Broadway hit, George Takei’s Allegiance, which also features Broadway stars Telly…

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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

George Takei's ALLEGIANCE Will be Available to Stream Beginning in March

BroadwayHD announced today that George Takei’s Allegiance, which also features Broadway stars Telly Leung (Godspell, Glee) and Tony Award-winner Lea Salonga (Miss Saigon, Mulan) will b…

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Bob Avian by JK

When Bob Avian passed away on January 21, a true Broadway great was lost to us. And yet, probably even to many theater fans, his name doesn't really ring a bell. In a career that spanned nea…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 16 - 22 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 16 - 22 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 16, 2007: The future Tony-winning Best Play, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? opens at the …

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Sunday, January 31, 2021

Bob Avian, Broadway Choreographer, 83 by Artsjournal2

Avian co-choreographed A Chorus Line with Michael Bennett, and choreographed Miss Saigon and Sunset Boulevard. He “directed a 2006 revival of A Chorus Line that ran on Broadway for almost …

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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: January 26 - February 1 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: January 26 - February 1  🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 January 26, 1988: The longest running show in Broadway history opened. The Phantom of the Opera continues to…

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Friday, January 22, 2021

Bob Avian, a Choreographer of Broadway Smashes, Dies at 83 by Neil Genzlinger

His collaborations with Michael Bennett included “A Chorus Line.” He later worked on “Miss Saigon” and other hits.

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Bob Avian, Tony-Winning Choreographer of A Chorus Line and More, Dies at 83

Avian also worked on Dreamgirls, Miss Saigon, and many other productions.

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Bob Avian Dies: ‘Dreamgirls’ Producer, Broadway Choreographer & Michael Bennett Collaborator Was 83 by Greg Evans

Bob Avian, the dancer-turned-choreographer who played an integral role in such pivotal Broadway musicals as A Chorus Line, Dreamgirls, Company, Follies and Miss Saigon, died of cardiac arre…

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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Broadway's Katie Rose Clarke Welcomes Baby Boy by Lindsey Sullivan

Congratulotions are in order! Katie Rose Clarke, who has wowed Broadway audiences in Wicked and more, and her husband Christopher Alan Rogers have a new addition to their family. The couple…

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Saturday, January 9, 2021

Billy Porter: ‘My church said I would never be blessed if I chose to be gay’ by Rosanna Greenstreet

The actor and singer on RuPaul’s Drag Race, learning how to be loved, and why no actor could play him in the film of his life Born in Pennsylvania, Billy Porter, 51, studied drama and move…

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Thursday, December 31, 2020

Ms. Broadway December 2020: Hadestown's Eva Noblezada by JK

It seems only fitting that we end 2020 by honoring the living history of Broadway with our Mr. Broadway December 2020, Andre De Shields, and also honoring the living future of American theat…

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Friday, December 4, 2020

Liz Callaway Releases Acoustic Christmas Album December 4 by Logan Culwell-Block

The Baby and Miss Saigon star covers tunes by Sara Bareilles, sister Ann Hampton Callaway, and more on Comfort and Joy – An Acoustic Christmas.

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Checking In With… Deedee Magno Hall, Star of Miss Saigon, Wicked, If/Then, More by Andrew Gans

The Ovation Award winner can also be heard on the new holiday album Why? Because It's Christmas.

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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Get a First Listen to Lea Salonga Singing The Greatest Showman's 'This Is Me' From Upcoming PBS Concert and Live Album by Logan Culwell-Block

Both the album and film of the Tony-winning Miss Saigon star's concert with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra arrive November 27.

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Monday, November 23, 2020

Rachel Ann Go and Husband Martin Spies Are Expecting First Child

Broadway and West End veteran Rachelle Ann Go (Miss Saigon) and her husband, Martin Spies, have just announced that they are expecting a new member of the family.

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Friday, November 13, 2020

Liz Callaway to Release Acoustic Christmas Album by Logan Culwell-Block

The Baby and Miss Saigon star will cover tunes by Sara Bareilles, sister Ann Hampton Callaway, and more on Comfort and Joy – An Acoustic Christmas.

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Friday, November 6, 2020

Adam's Call: Live From Adelphi Concert Series: Broadway Stars Live Streaming Concerts by Adam Rothenberg

Adelphi University, RJ Productions and Spot-On Entertainment join forces to bring you a new live streaming concert series entitled Live From Adelphi. Stars from the world of Broadway & C…

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Hadestown Star Eva Noblezada to Headline Selena: A Live Drive-In Experience by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Tony nominee Eva Noblezada is heading to the stage at Radial Park in Astoria, Queens. The drive-in movie theater, which previously screened The Phantom of the Opera and included liv…

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