Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Let the Sun Shine On! Frozen Welcomes Ciara Renée, McKenzie Kurtz & Ryan McCartan by Andy Lefkowitz

Three new stars enter the Tony-nominated musical Frozen on February 18. Ciara Renée takes over as Elsa, with McKenzie Kurtz as Anna and Ryan McCartan as Hans. They replace Caissie Levy, Pa…

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Alysha Deslorieux to Join David Hyde Pierce & Ari'el Stachel in New Musical The Visitor at the Public Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum Alysha Deslorieux has taken over the role of Zainab in the world premiere musical The Visitor, set to arrive at off-Broadway's Public Theater this spring. Deslorieux replace…

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Musical of the Month: Disney's Beauty and the Beast: The Creative Team by JK

The first Disney show on Broadway, Beauty and the Beast, went on to become the 10th longest-running show in history. Sure it was based on a beloved animated classic, but the stage version su…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

Get a load of the exuberant new sister act: Mary and Martha Clarke, singing outlaw heroes of ‘Gun & Powder’ by Peter Marks

Signature Theatre stages the world premiere of Angelica Chéri and Ross Baum’s new musical.

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Laura Leigh Turner to Make Broadway Debut as Karen Smith in Mean Girls by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway newbie Laura Leigh Turner will take over the role of Karen Smith in the Tony-nominated hit Mean Girls beginning on March 10. She will replace original cast member Kate Rockwell, who…

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Lesley Joseph to join Sister Act UK and Ireland tour by Giverny Masso

Lesley Joseph has been announced to join the cast of the UK and Ireland tour of Sister Act. Playing the role of

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Sister Act musical tickets for new performances on sale Friday 7 February

We recently announced that Sister Act The Musical would be opening a week early in order to release new performances. This was due to the overwhelming demand that saw the tickets sell-out b…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Olivier Winner Clive Rowe to Join Whoopi Goldberg in London's Sister Act by Andy Lefkowitz

Olivier Award-winning actor Clive Rowe has been announced to take on the role of Eddie Souther in the upcoming London remount of the musical Sister Act. The recently extended production will…

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Clive Rowe Will Join Whoopi Goldberg and Jennifer Saunders in London Sister Act by Andrew Gans

The Olivier-winning actor will also appear in the Leicester, Leeds, Newcastle, Sheffield, and Manchester stops of the tour.

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Photo Flash: Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, Will Swenson and More Join Princeton Symphony Orchestra for THE BIG TIME

On Friday, January 31, Broadway stars and musicians of the Princeton Symphony Orchestra performed a concert reading of The Big Time, a new musical comedy from Douglas Carter Beane, author o…

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Friday, January 31, 2020

Podcast: BroadwayRadio's 'Tell Me More' Chats with Patina Miller about her Concert with Seth Rudetsky, 2/3

On this episode of BroadwayRadio's 'Tell Me More,' Matt Tamanini is joined by one of the most thrilling stage performers of the past decade, Tony winner Patina Miller. After bursting onto t…

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Tell Me More | Episode 38: Patina Miller on TV/Stage Differences, Dueting with Co-Stars by Matt Tamanini

On this episode of “Tell Me More,” Matt Tamanini is joined by one of the most thrilling stage performers of the past decade, Tony winner Patina Miller. After bursting onto the theatrical…

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Fabulous, Baby! Whoopi Goldberg-Led Sister Act Musical Gets Added Week in London by Andy Lefkowitz

Audiences will now have an extra slate of performances to see Whoopi Goldberg in the upcoming reworked version of Sister Act. Originally announced to begin its run on July 29, the production…

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Sister Act, Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Will Play an Extra Week at London’s Eventim Apollo by Andrew Gans

Goldberg will star as Deloris Van Cartier opposite Jennifer Saunders as Mother Superior.

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Sister Act musical starring Whoopi Goldberg to open a week earlier with new performances added

Hallelujah! One of 2019's fastest-selling West End shows of all time is set to add new London dates this summer. Sister Act The Musical, which stars world-renowned comedians Whoopi Goldberg…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

La Jolla Playhouse to Premiere TO THE YELLOW HOUSE by Kimber Lee and GUILTY PLEASURE by Paul Rudnick in 2020/21 Season

La Jolla Playhouse has announced the final two productions for its 2020/2021 season: the world premieres of to the yellow house, by Kimber Lee (tokyo fish story), directed by former Playhous…

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Flo & Joan review – comedy's squabbling sister act pack in songs and surprises by Brian Logan

Soho theatre, LondonThe charming musical misfits are funniest at their most absurd, serving up numbers that range from klezmer to folderol folk Most of us watched the Bros documentary and la…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Harriet Could Earn Cynthia Erivo an Oscar, But Here's How The Color Purple Got Her a Tony, Grammy and Emmy by Michael Appler

Cynthia Erivo, who scored two Oscar nominations for her starring role in Harriet, will become the youngest and fastest EGOT winner ever if she succeeds at the Academy Awards. Erivo earned…

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Ciara Renée, McKenzie Kurtz & Ryan McCartan to Join Frozen on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

A trio of new stars are headed to Arendelle. The Tony-nominated musical Frozen will welcome stage veteran Ciara Renée as Elsa, newcomer McKenzie Kurtz as Anna and recent Scotland, PA star …

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Photo Flash: See Thom Sesma, Ann Harada and More At The Lucille Lortel Theatre Presentation Of SOLANA, A NEW MUSICAL

Take an exclusive look at The Lucille Lortel Theatre presentation of  the new musical SOLANA from December 9th, 2019 at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.  The cast was led by Thom Sesma (Sweeny …

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How Patina Miller Went From Understudy to Star in Sister Act by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares stories from his concert with Kelli O’Hara, his discovery about his upcoming concert guest Miller, realizations about Judy Garland and B…

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Carolee Carmello Interview: "Hello, Dolly!" Tour by Adam Rothenberg

Three-time Tony Nominee Carolee Carmello is one of my favorite Broadway stars! Every time I see her perform, I am transported to another world where her heavenly voice lifts me high up above…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Broadway's Company Revival Finalizes Principal Casting; Rashidra Scott to Play Susan by Andy Lefkowitz

Principal casting is complete for the upcoming Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company. Stage veteran Rashidra Scott will take on the role of Susan in the new product…

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

My Best Friend's Wedding Musical Sets World Premiere in the U.K.; Alexandra Burke Will Star by Andy Lefkowitz

A fan-favorite '90s film is being made into a stage show. My Best Friend's Wedding The Musical, a new tuner based on the Golden Globe-nominated motion picture, will arrive in the U.K. next y…

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Monday, December 9, 2019

Upcoming N.Y.C. Auditions for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Sister Act, Six, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country.

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

White Christmas review – love and music amid the glitz and glamour by Kate Wyver

Dominion theatre, LondonWith firecracker performance and singalong sounds, this version of the Bing Crosby classic glistens with sexy razzmatazz, but tenderness lies beneath the shiny surfac…

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Whoopi Goldberg on returning to the West End by Peter J Snee

Whoopi Goldberg was a guest on Monday night’s episode of Late Night with  Seth Meyers to talk about putting her own unique twist on hosting guests and her return to the stage for Sister …

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

VIDEO: Whoopi Goldberg Talks Returning to the Role of Dolores in SISTER ACT in London

Whoopi Goldberg was a guest on Monday night's episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers to talk about putting her own unique twist on hosting guests and her return to the stage for Sister Act. 

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How Whoopi Goldberg Landed Her Original Sister Act Role on the London Stage by Ruthie Fierberg

Get the story behind the star of the film tackling the role of Deloris onstage for the first time.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Call Answered: Natalia Vivino: "Wicked" National Tour by Adam Rothenberg

As I looked to the Western sky, I saw the incredibly talented Natalia Vivino “Defying Gravity.” Natalia is currently the “Elphaba” standby on the National Tour of Wicked. My first i…

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Shabazz Green by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Paul Greco) Shabazz Green - New York Credits: Philosophy for Gangsters (Beckett Theatre); Intruder: The Musical (Hudson Guild).  Regional Credits: Oklahoma (Denver Center for the …

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