Wednesday, June 3, 2020

A Pair of Able Gentlemen: Willy Falk & Jeff Macauley by Sandi Durell

  By Marilyn Lester   Willy Falk: Mostly Love   Following a brilliant 35-year career on Broadway, in concert halls and beyond, actor-singer Willy Falk (Tony nominated for his role as Chri…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Orfeh, Jerry Mitchell, Paul Canaan, Courtney Reed and More to Take Part in WHARTON AT HOME Event

On Friday, May 29, at 6:30 pm Paul Canaan (Legally Blonde, Miss Saigon, Kinky Boots...) is hosting an exclusive Wharton Center YouTube Event called whARTon at home. Joining Canaan are severa…

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Dancing Man: An Interview with Tony Winner Bob Avian by Matthew Wexler

Bob Avian ("A Chorus Line," "Miss Saigon") shares some of his triumphs and tribulations, now documented in his new memoir, "Dancing Man." The post Dancing Man: An Interview with Tony Winner …

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: A Solo Saxophone and "The American Dream"

Our most recent Broadway revival of Miss Saigon from 2017 began its life on the West End today in 2014.

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Saturday, May 9, 2020

10 of the Most Memorable Broadway Mothers for Mother’s Day by Performerstuff

10 of the Most Memorable Broadway Mothers for Mother’s Day Written by The Performer Stuff Team May 07, 2020 When it comes to mothers, theatre has all types — compassionate ones, …

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: "You'll Never Walk Alone" From The 1994 CAROUSEL Revival

May 7th marks Tony Award winning director Nicholas Hytner's birthday! Hytner directed the original Miss Saigon in 1991, the star-studded 1998 LCT revival of Twelfth Night with Helen Hunt &am…

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Saturday, May 2, 2020

Lockdown Duets: Salonga, Noblezada and Espinosa - Oh My!

Social distancing has brought out some really innovative ways to showcase the brilliant talent of our dazzling musical theatre stars. Alistair Brammer, Chris from the recent Broadway and Wes…

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Friday, April 10, 2020

Bob Avian Part 3 by Barry Gordin

Bob Avian: Dancing Man, A Life in Theater as Choreographer/Director;  Tales of Collaborating with Michael Bennett in New Autobiography By: Ellis Nassour Dancing Man: A Broadway Chore…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Bob Avian: Part 2 by Barry Gordin

Bob Avian: Dancing Man, A Life in Theater as Choreographer/Director; Tales of Collaborating with Michael Bennett in New Autobiography By: Ellis Nassour April 8, 2020: Dancing Man: A …

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

'We're Going to Beat This Thing': Lea Salonga On Broadway's Lasting Resilience, From the AIDS Crisis to Now by Michael Appler

To Lea Salonga, the COVID-19 pandemic feels familiar. By the time Salonga made her Broadway debut in Miss Saigon (1991), earning a Tony Award, the AIDS crisis had already taken root on Bro…

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‘Miss Saigon’ won’t land in Toronto due to the COVID-19 outbreak by Debra Yeo - Toronto Star

North American tour of the Vietnam War musical that was to play here in May is cancelled due to the coronavirus.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

The Miss Saigon U.S. Tour Has Ended Its Run Early Due to the COVID-19 Crisis by Ryan Gilbert

Due to the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis and the effect it has had on the theater industry in venues across the country, the producers of Miss Saigon announced that the North American tour h…

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Lea Salonga Postpones North American Tour Until the Fall by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning star of Miss Saigon and Once On This Island was scheduled to launch her tour April 3 in Honolulu.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

Desi Oakley, Kara Lindsay, Tiffany Mann and More to Star in New Musical THE VALLEY in Concert at The Green Room 42

An all-Broadway cast will present new musical The Valley in concert starring Desi Oakley (Waitress, Chicago, Les Misérables, Wicked), Kara Lindsay (Wicked, Newsies, Beautiful), Tiffany Mann…

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Baby One More Time: London Hit & Juliet Sets North American Premiere in Toronto by Andy Lefkowitz

& Juliet, a new musical which has been a hit with audiences in London's West End, has set a North American debut staging as part of the 2020-2021 season of Toronto's Mirvish Theatre. The…

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

From Miss Saigon to Once On This Island: Celebrate Lea Salonga on Stage by Hannah Vine

The Tony Award winner celebrates her birthday February 22.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

VIDEO: Lea Salonga Joins Rachelle Ann Go For A MISS SAIGON Duet

West End star Rachelle Ann Go and Tony Award-winner Lea Salonga made Manila concert goers' Valentines Day extra special during her Homecoming concert at the Marriott Grand Ballroom, Resorts…

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Standing @ Zero: Jagged Little Pill's Kei Tsuruharatani by JK

The ensemble of Jagged Little Pill plays an enormous part in nearly every aspect of the story and staging. As a group, they are extraordinary, but they are just as wondrous individually. On…

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Watch Miss Saigon Tour Star Anthony Festa's Epic Performance of 'Why God Why' by

Anthony Festa is starring as Chris in the North American tour of Miss Saigon. Watch him perform "Why God Why" and see him in Miss Saigon when it comes to a city near you!

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Watch Miss Saigon Tour Leading Man Anthony Festa Perform His Gravity-Defying Rendition of 'Why God Why' by Lindsey Sullivan

Anthony Festa is leading the Miss Saigon national tour as Chris, an American G.I. who falls for Kim (played by Emily Bautista) during the Vietnam War. He showed off his powerful pipes when h…

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Review: 'Miss Saigon' still stirs passions by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The tour based on the Tony-nominated 2017 revival is beautifully executed despite some trouble spots in the Vietnam War-era love story.

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Friday, January 31, 2020

'Miss Saigon' star says be ready to 'experience love in its truest form' by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Emily Bautista, who plays title character Kim, traveled to Vietnam for a deep dive into the legacy of war represented in the musical.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Odds & Ends: Lea Salonga Announces North American & International Tour & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Lea Salonga Announces North American & International Tour Make plans now to see this Broadway legend on stage! Lea Salong…

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Friday, December 20, 2019

How a Trip to Vietnam Made Emily Bautista and Anthony Festa's Miss Saigon Performances More Authentic by Michael Appler

To prepare for their roles in the Miss Saigon national tour, leads Emily Bautista and Anthony Festa traveled through Vietnam together, as they told’s Ryan Lee Gilbert on #L…

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Thursday, December 19, 2019 #LiveatFive with Emily Bautista and Anthony Festa of the Miss Saigon Tour by

Emily Bautista and Anthony Festa stop by HQ to chat about starring in the Miss Saigon national tour and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Norm Lewis & Faith Prince to Star in 42nd Street at Lyric Opera of Chicago by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veterans Norm Lewis and Faith Prince have signed on to headline a Chicago staging of the Tony-winning Harry Warren and Al Dubin musical 42nd Street. Tony nominee Stephen Mear will dir…

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Lea Salonga, Alfie Boe, More Set for Do You Hear the People Sing? Concert Tour by Andrew Gans

The Australian concerts will celebrate the work of Les Misérables and Miss Saigon creators Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg.

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Thursday, November 28, 2019

Celebrating the writers of Les Miserables, Miss Saigon and more by Peter J Snee

It is more than forty years since Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg first met and began a collaboration that would change the course of musical theatre history with their musicals L…

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Friday, November 22, 2019

Watch Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark Star Adam Roberts’ New Music Video, ’Glue’ by Andrew Gans

Roberts, currently starring in the national tour of Miss Saigon, recently released his debut single of the same name.

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