Thursday, January 18, 2018

All the Players: Who's joining Jon Carlton in Pippin in London?

Jon Carlton will reprise his title performance in PIPPIN, alongside Genevieve Nicole as The Leading Player, when Jonathan O'Boyle's acclaimed revival transfers from Manchester's Hope Mill Th…

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Casting Announced For PIPPIN At Southwark Playhouse by BroadwayWorld

Casting is announced for Pippin at Southwark Playhouse with Jonathan Carlton reprising his role as Pippin and Genevieve Nicole returning as The Leading Player. The principal cast is complete…

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Stephen Schwartz and John Tartaglia Team Up for THE SECRET SILK on Princess Cruises by BroadwayWorld

Tony, Oscar, and Grammy award-winning composer of Wicked, Pippin, and Godspell. Stephen Schwartz, has teamed up with John Tartaglia and Princess Cruises on their latest production show, The …

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Friday, December 15, 2017

Terrence Mann & Will Swenson to Star in Off-Broadway Debut of Jerry Springer — The Opera by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominees Terrence Mann and Will Swenson will star in the off-Broadway premiere of the gleefully profane Jerry Springer — The Opera. Mann will play the title role alongside Swenson…

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Broadway's Ciara Renee joins 'Lizzie' extension by Morgan Greene

Firebrand Theatre’s bloody hit “Lizzie,” a rock musical inspired by the alleged axe murderess, will extend with new cast member Ciara Renee, the company announced Thursday. Renee, who …

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Phillipa Soo on Staying ‘Woke’ in The Parisian Woman, Which Hamilton Visitor Made Her Fangirl & More by

In the span of only a few theatrical seasons, Phillipa Soo has played a lovestruck Russian countess, a relentlessly optimistic French do-gooder and a historical power player. Now, the twenty…

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Terrance Mann and Douglas Sills Sign on for National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Gala Honoring Jerry Zaks by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award nominees Terrance Mann Pippin and Douglas Sills War Paint, The Scarlet Pimpernel will join some of Broadway's biggest and brightest names lighting the stage in the all-star gala …

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Kyle Dean Massey and More Join Christopher Rice for TAPPY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL by BroadwayWorld

Christopher Rice Broadway's The Book of Mormon continues his viral Tappy video series online with the 2017 Tappy Christmas Special. This production, inspired by the televised holiday special…

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Exclusive: Watch New ‘Love Crimes’ Music Video from Pippin Star Erik Altemus by Adam Hetrick

The song is the latest release from the Broadway actor’s visual album Desideratum.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Ben Vereen is ‘Steppin’ Out’ at 54 Below by Sandi Durell

    By Sandi Durell   There’s no doubt that Ben Vereen is an icon in the world of music – a Broadway star who is unforgettable (Pippin, Wicked, Chicago, Hair etc. etc.). It’…

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Stephen Schwartz Single 'Testimony' to Benefit Anti-Bullying Workshops in NYC Schools by BroadwayWorld

Judith Clurman, Silas Brown, Essential Voices and Tony amp Grammy Award-winning producer Van Dean Broadway Records announced today the release of 'Testimony,' a new single written by award-w…

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From Sweet Charity to Pippin to Wicked: Ben Vereen Takes Us Through His Luminous Career by Ruthie Fierberg

The artist reflects on his humble beginnings and his over half-century career as one of Broadway’s great performers.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Stephen Schwartz Will Join Jason Robert Brown for Two Shows at SubCulture! by BroadwayWorld

He wrote Wicked, he wrote Pippin, he wrote Godspell, he wrote Children of Eden, he wrote The Baker's Wife, he wrote Pocahontasand Enchanted and The Hunchback of Notre Dame and The Prince of …

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Stephen Schwartz to Compose Original Tunes for Musical TV Series Harmony by Andy Lefkowitz

The new musical TV series Harmony, scored by Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz and Five for Fighting’s John Ondrasik, has been picked up as a pilot by ABC, according to Deadline. …

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Sunday, October 29, 2017

Review: ‘Pippin’ at Ritz Theatre Company by Deb Miller

One of the most imaginative musicals ever to hit the Broadway stage, the Tony Award-winning Pippin, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and book by Roger O. Hirson, is now dazzling aud…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Hope Mill Theatre's PIPPIN Will Transfer to Southwark Playhouse by BroadwayWorld

Jonathan O'Boyle's acclaimed production of the multi-Tony Award-winning musical Pippin by Grammy and Academy Award recipient Stephen Schwartz composer of the global smash hit Wicked will tra…

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Pippin to transfer to Southwark Playhouse from Hope Mill Theatre by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Jonathan O'Boyle's production of Stephen Schwartz's Tony Award-winning musical Pippin will transfer to Southwark Playhouse in February 2018. This post Pippin to transfer t…

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Theatre News: Hope Mill Theatre's Pippin to transfer to London

The musical will transfer in spring 2018

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NEWS: Manchester’s Hope Mill revival of Pippin transfers to Southwark Playhouse by Press Releases

After Yank! and Hair, Manchester's recently opened Hope Mill Theatre transfers its third production in less than a year to London. Jonathan O'Boyle's revival of Stephen Schwartz' PIPPIN will…

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On a roll: @HopeMilltheatr1’s @PippinLDN follows @Hair50London & @YankMusical south

Hard to believe Hope Mill Theatre is just a little over a year old. This Manchester musical factory is already onto its third London transfer with today's news that its acclaimed revival of …

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Look Back at Ben Vereen and John Rubinstein in the Original Production of Pippin on Broadway by Hannah Vine

The show opened October 23, 1972 at the Imperial Theatre.

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Saturday, October 21, 2017

BroadwayRadio Premieres '#BroadwayAMA' with TIME AND THE CONWAYS' Matthew James Thomas by Broadwayradio

In this first episode of BroadwayRadio's 'BroadwayAMA,' host Kaitlin Milligan talks with Broadway's former Peter Parker and Pippin, Matthew James Thomas. The Buckinghamshire-born actor is cu…

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#BroadwayAMA Episode 1: Matthew James Thomas of ‘Time and the Conways’ by Matt Tamanini

In this first episode of BroadwayRadio’s “#BroadwayAMA,” host Kaitlin Milligan talks with Broadway’s former Peter Parker and Pippin, Matthew James Thomas. The Buckin…

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘Pippin’ by The Arlington Players at Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre by Lisa Harbour-Carter

The Arlington Players is presenting a zany and lively production of “Pippin,” now playing through October 21st at the Thomas Jefferson Community Theater. Finding oneself, and the meaning…

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Robert Cuccioli, Ciara Renee and More to Support Long Island High School for the Arts in Concert by BroadwayWorld

Come see Broadway stars Ken Ard Smokey Joe's Caf Jelly's Last Jam Dangerous Games Song and Dance Starlight Express Cats The Little Prince and the Aviator Marlowe Steven 'HeaveN' Cantor In T…

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Review: ‘Pippin’ at The Arlington Players by Kendall Mostafavi

The Arlington Players are entering the last weekend of their production of Pippin, a show that promises magic and fantastic feats, with book by Roger Hirson and music and lyrics by Stephen S…

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Photo Flash: Princess Cruises Celebrates BORN TO DANCE Premiere with Stephen Schwartz by BroadwayWorld

Princess Cruises celebrated the New York premiere of 'Born to Dance,' the latest offering from its first-of-its-kind partnership with Stephen Schwartz, Oscar, Grammy and Tony Award-winning c…

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Kelli Rabke, Darius de Haas, and Jessica Hendy Explore the World of Songwriter Stephen Schwartz by Robert Viagas

The Wizard and I concert will celebrate the composer of Wicked, Godspell, Pippin, and other shows and films.

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Kelli Rabke, Darius de Haas, and Jessica Hendy to Headline THE WIZARD AND I at NJPAC by BroadwayWorld

New Jersey Performing Arts Center NJPAC presents an intimate evening of music written by the GRAMMY- and Oscar-winning composer-lyricist behind some of the biggest hits on Broadway Wicked, P…

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Monday, October 2, 2017

Off-BroadwayReview: As You Like It by Lauren Yarger

Ellen Burstyn. Photo: Lenny StuckerAs You Like ItBy William ShakespeareOriginal Music by Stephen SchwartzDirected by John DoyleClassic Stage CompanyThrough Oct. 22By Lauren YargerWhat's It A…

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