Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Tony Award winner Patina Miller performing "Simple Joys" from Pippin by American Repertory Theater

A clip of "Simple Joys" from the original A.R.T. production of Pippin, which played at the American Repertory Theater at Harvard University from December 5, 2012 to January 20, 2013. More i…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:48AM
Thursday, November 24, 2022

Special Episode: Elysa Gardner on the Magic and Mayhem in the Creation of ‘Pippin’ by Matt Tamanini

On today’s episode, Matt is in conversation with theater and music critic and journalist Elysa Gardner. Her new book “Magic to Do: Pippin’s Fantastic, Fraught Journey to Broadway and B…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Thursday, November 3, 2022

My Variety Review: Broadway Musical Based On 'Almost Famous' by Frank Rizzo

Writer-director Cameron Crowe’s Oscar-winning screenplay about a teen rock journalist’s coming-of-age in the ’70s, “Almost Famous,” lands pretty much intact in Broadway’s latest …

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 11:03PM
Monday, October 31, 2022

Godspell review – good tunes can’t save a deeply uncool musical by Cassie Tongue

Hayes Theatre, SydneyThis new take on the famously earnest biblical musical spends so much time apologising for its religious elements, it falls flat Get our weekend culture and lifestyle em…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:42PM

Chet Walker's Impact Remembered by Broadway's Most Influential Dancers and Choreographers

Dancer/choreographer/teacher Chet Walker - a Fosse dancer who later co-conceived FOSSE and choreographed the 2013 PIPPIN revival - died on October 21 from a glioblastoma tumor. Here, his leg…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:50AM
Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Charlotte d’Amboise & Ryan Silverman Set Return to Broadway's Chicago by Caitlin Moynihan

The razzle dazzle continues! Charlotte d’Amboise and Ryan Silverman will again return to Broadway's Chicago as Roxie Hart and Billy Flynn. They will begin performances at the Ambassador T…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:07PM
Monday, October 24, 2022

Chet Walker, Tony-Nominated Choreographer and Co-Creator of Fosse, Dies at 68 by Broadway.com

Broadway alum Chet Walker died on October 21 at his home in Cornelius, North Carolina from a glioblastoma tumor. He was 68. Gail Mae Ferguson, Chet Walker & Elieen Casey in "Dancin'" …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:55PM

Chet Walker, Cocreator of Fosse and Choreographer of Pippin Revival, Dies at 68

Walker had recently been diagnosed with a glioblastoma brain tumor.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 07:49AM
Friday, October 21, 2022

50th Anniversary of Pippin by Sandi Durell

The next broadcast of Rob Morrison’s Musical Theatre Melodies will pay tribute to the 50th Anniversary of Steven Schwartz and Roger O. Hirson’s Tony Award winning musical PIPPIN,…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 06:03AM
Tuesday, October 18, 2022

#73 – Carl Moellenberg: The Path to Survival by Automatic Episode Import

“All of a sudden,” says Moellenberg. “While I was sitting there, I literally heard for about 15 - 20 minutes a deep, male voice, which I assumed was a higher being, telling me that I h…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 11:15AM
Thursday, October 13, 2022

LEGEND: THE CAREER OF ANGELA LANSBURY, PART 2 by Ron Fassler

By Ron Fassler Angela Lansbury as Rose in “Gypsy” (1974).In yesterday’s column, I chronicled the late Angela Lansbury’s first twenty years as a film, television and stage actress (…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 02:56PM
Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Book News/Preview: Elysa Gardner’s “Magic to Do” Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of “Pippin” Opening (Releases in November 2022) by David Roberts

Applause Books is proud to announce the November 2022 release of Magic to Do (192 pages • 978-1-4930-6435-9• Hardback) by Elysa Gardner. In Magic to Do, which celebrates the 50th anniver…

SOURCE: Theatre Reviews Limited at 10:02AM
Thursday, September 29, 2022

#122 – Rachel Bay Jones by Automatic Episode Import

Rachel Bay Jones and host, Eli Tokash, get to connect for the first time in years after playing mother and son in Pippin on Broadway! With a few more years of experience and wisdom, they rev…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:01AM
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Tovah Feldshuh on Celebrating 50 Years on Broadway & Bringing Rosie Brice Home in Funny Girl by Caitlin Moynihan

In 1973, Tovah Feldshuh made her Broadway debut in Cyrano. She went on to appear in eight more productions and earn Tony nominations for Yentl (1976), Saravá (1979), Lend Me a Tenor (…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:49PM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Jagged Little Pill | North American Tour Preview by Broadwaysf

JAGGED LITTLE PILL is coming to the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco from October 11–November 6, 2022. Some Shows You See. This Show You Feel. Joy, love, heartache, strength, wisdom,…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:58PM
Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Jagged Little Pill in San Francisco by Broadwaysf

JAGGED LITTLE PILL is coming to the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco from October 11–November 6, 2022. Some Shows You See. This Show You Feel. Joy, love, heartache, strength, wisdom,…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:11PM
Monday, September 12, 2022

#41 – Tony-winning producer Carl Moellenberg by Automatic Episode Import

Carl Moellenberg has produced more than 70 shows worldwide and won 13 Tony awards. Just a few of his Broadway credits includes Spring Awakening, Hair, Death of a Salesman, Pippin, All the Wa…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 05:00PM
Thursday, September 8, 2022

Watch 'Corner of the Sky' From the Japanese Production of Pippin by Andrew Gans

Diane Paulus' production of the Stephen Schwartz musical reopened August 30 at the Tokyu Theatre Orb.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:43AM
Monday, September 5, 2022

51 Stephen Schwartz III by Automatic Episode Import

The conclusion of a three-part program featuring Broadway composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz, known for such celebrated shows as GODSPELL and PIPPIN. Schwartz discusses developing songs for …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:02AM
Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Watch the Japanese Cast of Pippin Perform 'Magic to Do' by Andrew Gans

Diane Paulus' production of the Stephen Schwartz musical reopens August 30 at the Tokyu Theatre Orb.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:07PM

VIDEO: Get a First Look at the Japanese-Language Production of PIPPIN Re-Opening in Japan Tonight

The Japanese-Language production of the Tony Award-winning revival of PIPPIN directed by Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus re-opens tonight at the Tokyu Theatre Orb in Tokyo, Japan where it…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:54PM
Monday, August 29, 2022

50 Stephen Schwartz II by Automatic Episode Import

The second of a three-part program featuring Broadway composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz, known for such celebrated shows as GODSPELL and PIPPIN. Schwartz discusses the creative writing proc…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 12:00AM
Friday, August 26, 2022

Your Broadway Fall Preview! 2022 Edition - A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays by Raven Snook

A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays --- Broadway marks its one-year anniversary of reopening with an exciting and diverse slate of fall productions. There are starry play revivals (Sam…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, August 22, 2022

49 Stephen Schwartz I by Automatic Episode Import

The first of a three-part program featuring Broadway composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz, known for such celebrated shows as GODSPELL and PIPPIN. In this edition, Schwartz discusses his early…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:03AM
Monday, July 18, 2022

#283 JOHN RUBINSTEIN Pt. 2, Actor by Automatic Episode Import

Shows: Pippin, Fools, Getting Away With Murder Celebrated actor John Rubinstein is back to talk about Fosse, Pippin, Mike Nichols, Neil Simon, Stephen Sondheim, and so much more in the concl…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 12:00PM
Thursday, July 14, 2022

Theater review: Playhouse on Park brings its saucy burlesque style to create an erotic, passionate ‘Pippin’ by Christopher Arnott

An earthy, energetic "Pippin" at West Hartford's Playhouse on Park through Aug. 21 injects a sense of erotic mystery to the 1972 Stephen Schwartz musical that calls to mind some of the theat…

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 06:00AM
Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Patina Miller, Sara Bareilles & More Reflect on Into the Woods' Broadway Return: 'It Feels Like Coming Home' by Lindsey Sullivan

Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into the Woods is back on Broadway after a sold-out Encores! engagement at City Center in the spring. The revival, led by Patina Miller, Sara Bareilles, …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:54PM

THE SIGNATURE SHOW - Pippin, Stevie Wonder and More by Signature Theatre

This month on The Signature Show we are welcoming back our first cabaret in over two years with a song from the opening night of Hotter Than July: Stevie Wonder. You can also see what happen…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:55PM
Thursday, July 7, 2022

Two ‘Pippin’ productions hit Connecticut stages: at Playhouse on Park and at Lyric Theatre by Christopher Arnott

Two different productions of the 1972 musical "Pippin" are happening this month: at Playhouse on Park in West Hartford and Madison Lyric Stage in Madison.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 06:00AM
Monday, July 4, 2022

1776: DANIELS, DA SILVA & PETER HUNT by Ron Fassler

Howard Da Silva (Ben Franklin) and William Daniels (John Adams) in “1776” (1969). Photo by Martha Swope.Can’t let July 4th go by without my annual tribute to the musical 1776, a brill…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 11:01AM
Friday, July 1, 2022

13 Must-See Shows This July on Broadway and Beyond - Catch 'Into the Woods,' 'Kinky Boots,' 'The Butcher Boy' and more by Raven Snook

Catch Into the Woods, Kinky Boots, The Butcher Boy and more --- There are some cool shows to see during the dog days of summer. July brings multiple musicals: a Broadway transfer of the City…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM

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