Thursday, May 6, 2021

#50 – One Year Anniversary with Charlie Alterman by Elizabeth Wheless

In celebration of the One Year Episode of Take A Bow, Charlie Alterman joins to bring a new field that has yet to be discussed on the podcast. Charlie is one of the most well known conductor…

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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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Thursday, April 29, 2021

BROADWAY BLINDSPOT: Pippin by Elizabeth Wheless

Steven and Dana brush up on Pippin! We were able to watch it via Amazon Prime at time of recording.

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Thursday, April 22, 2021

Ariana DeBose | "Shall We Dance?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Studio Interview) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Watch the full music video starring Ariana DeBose: Stream or download the R&H Goes Pop! album:​ Subscribe to the R&H YouTube chann…

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

SPECIAL UPDATE: The Torsos of Broadway Return! by JK

We've noticed that traffic on the site has been very heavy over the past couple of months for an older post (from January 2013!) about the preponderance of bare torsos on the Broadway stage.…

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Monday, April 12, 2021

#257 JULES FISHER + PEGGY EISENHAUER, Lighting Designers by Elizabeth Wheless

Their collaboration is one of the longest in theatre history and their brilliant lighting designs have enriched every show on which they work. Solo, Jules Fisher was the lighting designer on…

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Thursday, April 1, 2021

#45 – Hand-to-Hand with Nicolas Jelmoni by Elizabeth Wheless

Broadway and Award winning circus performer Nicolas Jelmoni joins Take A Bow to share his story about being a dreamer and living every opportunity to the fullest of your ability. Not even a …

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Sunday, March 28, 2021

Listen to the 'Hakuna Matata' Edition of Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway Staff

Broadway might still be shut down, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show. On this we…

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Friday, March 26, 2021

Broadway Games: Pop Hits, Broadway Flops by JK

For every Kinky Boots and Waitress, there's The Last Ship and Taboo. Being a successful pop songwriter like Cyndi Lauper or Sara Bareilles doesn't automatically translate to being a hit ma…

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

Episode 92: We Got Annie: Ann Reinking (1949-2020) by Elizabeth Wheless

On this week’s episode, Jamie and Rob continue their season-long theme of their “favorite things” by paying tribute to the singular life and work of Broadway dancer, actor, choreograph…

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Ariana DeBose | “Shall We Dance?” | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Music Video) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Ariana DeBose | "Shall We Dance?" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Music Video) Don’t miss a song! Subscribe today: The R&H GOES POP! series is now a full-lengt…

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Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Donald Pippin and Ron Raines - Millennium Stage (November 18, 2013) by The Kennedy Center

Emmy winner and Tony® nominee Ron Raines is accompanied by Tony®-winning conductor, music director, and songwriter Donald Pippin for selections from “The Golden Era.” Presented under t…

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Thursday, March 11, 2021

Magic To Do: Performing in a Pandemic by American Theatre Editors

Remembering a middle school production of 'Pippin' that got in just under the wire last March.

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Friday, March 5, 2021

Andrea Martin, Sullivan Jones, Kate Rockwell & More Join New Amazon Comedy Harlem by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway's Andrea Martin, Kate Rockwell and Sullivan Jones are set to recur in the new Amazon series Harlem. The comedy also features Empire's Robert Ri’chard, Blue Bloods' Juani Fe…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 Bus Stop March 2, 1955: The new William Inge play, Bus Stop, opens at the Music Box, and stars Kim Stanley and Ela…

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 by JK

 This Week in  Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭     February 23: Sunday in the Park with George (2017) & The Pajama Game (2006) February 23, 2006…

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Friday, February 5, 2021

Black History Month: Michael James Scott Honors the Legendary Ben Vereen by

In honor of Black History Month, is once again inviting Broadway artists to celebrate the Black theatermakers who inspire them. Stars are taking this chance to honor their fri…

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Monday, February 1, 2021

Broadway's Ariana DeBose Tapped for Space Thriller Film ISS by Lindsey Sullivan

The Prom and West Side Story film star Ariana DeBose has her next project lined up. The Tony nominee is set to play Kira Foster, a promising biological engineer, in director Gabriela Cowper…

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Friday, January 29, 2021

What does Auditioning in 2021 Look Like? by The Ensemblist

by Mason Derreck Lewis …

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

85% Would Rather Be a Left Handed Flea, a Crab on a Slab at Bottom of Sea Than Attend HS "Pippin" by Broadway Beat

by Grant Cleaveland. @cleaveland_g. NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Broadway Beat’s Population Science Division recently conducted a nationwide ...

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Monday, January 25, 2021

Stephen Schwartz Revue, With Songs From Wicked, Pippin, and More, to Stream

A new film of the musical Snapshots will be presented by A Contemporary Theatre of Connecticut.

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Friday, January 22, 2021

Ben Vereen to Present Online Master Classes With Bay Street Theatre by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony-winning Pippin star will work with students nationwide on monologues and songs during the eight week session.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Lesli Margherita, Patti Murin, Colin Donnell and More to Take Part in VILLIAN: DEBLANKS Virtual Benefit

Villain: DeBlanks is making its 'virtual' debut, Saturday, January 30 on Stars in the House to benefit The Actors Fund. The Broadway-lover's lineup features the always hilarious Lesli Mar…

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: January 3 - 9 by JK

With everything still pretty much on hold theater-wise, we thought the new year might be a great time to do a content overhaul here on JKTS. When things get going (hopefully soon!), we will,…

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Thursday, December 31, 2020

Kerri-Anne Kennerley hospitalised after trapeze fall during PIPPIN performance by Gabi Bergman

On Wednesday evening, Kerrie-Anne Kennerley was rushed to hospital after falling 4.5 metres during her trapeze number. The actress, who

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Friday, December 18, 2020

Audiences acclain PIPPIN as they retrun to Musical Theatre

Sydney-siders and critics have embraced the return to theatres with Sydney’s unforgettable summer hit musical, the high-flying, death-defying hit Broadway musical PIPPIN receiving huge acc…

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Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Ann Reinking Dies at 71; Dancer, Actor, Choreographer and Fosse Muse by Julia Jacobs

From the ensembles of “Cabaret” and “Pippin,” she stepped into the role of Roxie Hart in “Chicago,” and the rest is Tony-winning history.

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Tony-winning choreographer, actress Ann Reinking dies at 71 by Julia Jacobs / The New York Times

From the ensembles of “Cabaret” and “Pippin,” Reinking stepped into the role of Roxie Hart in “Chicago,” and the rest is Tony-winning history.

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Tony-winning Broadway star Ann Reinking dies aged 71 by Chris Wiegand

Choreographer and Fosse collaborator starred as Roxie in Chicago and appeared on screen in Annie Ann Reinking, the Broadway star whose elegant style, mesmerising physicality and piercing gaz…

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Monday, December 14, 2020

Ann Reinking, Dancer, Actor, Choreographer and Fosse Muse, Dies at 71 by Julia Jacobs

From the ensembles of “Cabaret” and “Pippin,” Ms. Reinking stepped into the role of Roxie Hart in “Chicago,” and the rest is Tony-winning history.

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Monday, December 7, 2020

Audiences acclaim PIPPIN as they return to musical theatre by Sean McLoughlin

Sydney-siders and critics have embraced the return to theatres with Sydney’s unforgettable summer hit musical, the high-flying, death-defying hit Broadway

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