Tuesday, June 25, 2024

ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 3! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Just before On The Town began previews on Broadway, the show's cast and creative team gathered at Ars Nova for the kind of comic relief that only Jackie Hoffman…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:12AM

ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 1! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Just before ON THE TOWN began previews on Broadway, the show's cast and creative team gathered at Ars Nova for the kind of comic relief that only Jackie Hoffman…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:12AM

ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 4! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Just before On The Town began previews on Broadway, the show's cast and creative team gathered at Ars Nova for the kind of comic relief that only Jackie Hoffman…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:12AM

ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 2! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Just before On The Town began previews on Broadway, the show's cast and creative team gathered at Ars Nova for the kind of comic relief that only Jackie Hoffman…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:12AM

Randy Rainbow Returns to the Newsdesk to Talk PETER PAN, Emma Stone & More! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy returns to the CTS Newsdesk to di…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:48AM
Tuesday, June 11, 2024

ON THE TOWN WITH CHIP DEFFAA … AT THE IRISH REP’S TOWN HALL GALA by Chip Deffaa, Editor-At-Large

They’ve created a theater that actors love to work in. And that was reflected by the terrific array of actors (including assorted Tony and Drama Desk Award winners and nominees), who gath…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 01:47PM
Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Red Carpet: Opening Night of ON THE TOWN! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The new Broadway revival of On The Town, directed by John Rando and choreographed by Joshua Bergasse opened last night on Broadway to rave reviews at the Lyric …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:42AM
Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Public Theater Takes Shakespeare in the Park Out on the Town by Alexis Soloski

The Delacorte Theater is being renovated, so a musical version of “The Comedy of Errors” is touring some of the city’s outdoor spaces.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 10:24AM
Friday, May 31, 2024
Thursday, May 30, 2024

Special-ON THE TOWN Rehearsals by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: New York City Center's 2008-09 Encores! season, running November 19 - 23, will present ON THE TOWN, the first Broadway musical written by Betty Comden andAdolph…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:48PM
Friday, May 24, 2024

A Helluva Musical- Highlights from Broadway's ON THE TOWN! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The new Broadway revival of ON THE TOWN, directed by John Rando (Tony Award for Urinetown) and choreographed by Joshua Bergasse (Emmy Award winner for 'Smash') …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:48PM
Thursday, May 23, 2024

ON THE TOWN's Broadway-Bound Sailors Storm Shubert Alley, Offer Performance Preview by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: BWW was on the scene to capture the excitement, including an appearance and brief performance preview from the sailors of the upcoming Broadway revival of ON TH…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:36PM
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Steven Pasquale to Star in Kennedy Center Production of Nine by Darryn King

Steven Pasquale will star in the Kennedy Center’s upcoming production of the Maury Yeston–Arthur Kopit musical Nine. Directed by three-time Tony winner Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton), t…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24PM
Friday, May 17, 2024

Classic Stage Company Plans Bernstein's Broadway Benefit Evening by Logan Culwell-Block

Kate Baldwin, Nikki Renée Daniels, Santino Fontana, and Alysha Umphress will perform songs from West Side Story, On the Town, Candide, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

ON THE TOWN’S SUBWAYS AND TURNSTILES By Peter Filichia

Does everybody get the joke in ON THE TOWN? That occurred to me last week at the uber-popular Ellen’s Stardust Diner. How popular? Pass by, and you’ll undoubtedly see a line longer than …

SOURCE: Masterworks Broadway at 06:00AM
Sunday, April 28, 2024

Elaine Paige on Sunday Returns with Show Tunes From Camelot, Kinky Boots, A Chorus Line and More by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige returns after three weeks away from the …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:18AM
Thursday, April 25, 2024

Renée Elise Goldsberry and Jesse Tyler Ferguson Will Announce 2024 Tony Award Nominations by Darryn King

Tony Award winners Renée Elise Goldsberry and Jesse Tyler Ferguson will announce the nominations for the 77th Annual Tony Awards. The announcement will air live from Sofitel New York on …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM
Thursday, April 4, 2024

Watch Steven Pasquale Preview His New Album with ‘Some Other Time’ From On the Town by Darryn King

In January, Steven Pasquale released his second solo album, Steven Pasquale: Some Other Time. For the album, which features smooth renditions of such American Songbook standards as “When …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:02PM
Wednesday, April 3, 2024

ON THE TOWN WITH CHIP DEFFAA … CATCHING THE HIGH SOCIETY NEW ORLEANS JAZZ BAND by Chip Deffaa, Editor-At-Large

This is, essentially, Woody Allen’s band, without Woody. It’s the only seven-piece New Orleans-style jazz band with a steady gig in New York. And if you like traditional jazz, this ban…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 04:50PM
Tuesday, March 26, 2024

ON THE TOWN WITH CHIP DEFFAA … CATCHING “TITANIC” AT THE FRANK SINATRA SCHOOL OF THE ARTS by Chip Deffaa, Editor-At-Large

I’ve never seen any student production—at the high school or college level—achieve a more glorious ensemble sound than the ensemble sound produced by the students of the Sinatra School…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 12:01PM
Wednesday, March 20, 2024

ON THE TOWN WITH CHIP DEFFAA … CATCHING THE VIVINO BROTHERS AT THE IRIDIUM by Chip Deffaa, Editor-At-Large

I’ve always loved their work, from the very start of their careers. Jimmy (on guitar) and Jerry (on tenor sax) have worked with some of the biggest names in the business--Tony Bennett, Bru…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 07:11PM
Thursday, March 14, 2024

ON THE TOWN WITH CHIP DEFFAA: AT “THE CONNECTOR” by Chip Deffaa, Editor-At-Large

What a terrific, beautifully layered performance Ben Levi Ross gives in “The Connector”—a moving, original new musical from Jason Robert Brown, Jonathan Marc Sherman, and Daisy Prin…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 02:13PM
Thursday, February 29, 2024

Julie Benko, Norbert Leo Butz, Joshua Henry & More Join Broadway Backwards by Hayley Levitt

Additional stars have joined the lineup for the 2024 edition of Broadway Backwards, the annual one-night-only benefit concert that has Broadway stars reimagine classic show tunes as queer a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Friday, February 23, 2024

ON THE TOWN WITH CHIP DEFFAA … “AFTER MIDNIGHT” AT PAPER MILL PLAYHOUSE by Chip Deffaa, Editor-At-Large

I don’t think I’ve ever been as disappointed by a Paper Mill Playhouse presentation as I have been by their production of After Midnight. This adaptation of the original Broadway produc…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 01:32PM
Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Kelly Bishop to Release 'The Third Gilmore Girl' Memoir This Fall; Will Explore A CHORUS LINE Role & GILMORE GIRLS

Gilmore Girls star Kelly Bishop will publish her first memoir, 'The Third Gilmore Girl.' After dancing in Broadway musicals like Golden Rainbow, On the Town, and Promises, Promises, she won…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:49AM
Thursday, February 15, 2024

Mallory Portnoy and Nick Blaemire Revive A Party with Betty Comden and Adolph Green at Café Carlyle by Hayley Levitt

Mallory Portnoy and Nick Blaemire will bring A Party with Betty Comden and Adolph Green to Café Carlyle on March 3 and 4. The pair will portray the famed Broadway songwriting team they th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM
Friday, February 2, 2024

Once Upon A Mattress - Sheer Perfection by Judd Hollander

Reviewed by Judd Hollander Every once in a great while, all the elements in a theatrical production align perfectly. So it is with the Encores! Production of the 1959 musical comedy, Once U…

SOURCE: Stage Buzz at 09:06AM
Saturday, December 30, 2023

“A VALENTINE TO NEW YORK”: PART 3 OF THE HISTORY OF “ON THE TOWN” by Ron Fassler

2014 Revival of “On the Town” with Clyde Alves, Tony Yazbeck and Jay Armstrong Johnson in the front line.December 30, 2023: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler This week’s tw…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 09:20AM

"A VALENTINE TO NEW YORK": PART 3 OF THE HISTORY OF "ON THE TOWN"

December 30, 2023: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler

SOURCE: ronfassler.stck.me at 09:19AM
Friday, December 29, 2023

"TEN WHOLE DAYS, WOW!": CONTINUING ON WITH "ON THE TOWN"

December 29, 2023: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler

SOURCE: ronfassler.stck.me at 09:16AM

“TEN WHOLE DAYS, WOW!”: CONTINUING ON WITH “ON THE TOWN” by Ron Fassler

“On the Town” Playbill cover with photo by Chris Alexander, who played Chip. Later, he would go on to become a professional photographer.December 29, 2023: Theatre Yesterday and Today, b…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 09:01AM

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