Thursday, September 13, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber Developing Reworked Cinderella Musical by Eric King

Recent EGOT-er Andrew Lloyd Webber is currently developing a modern retelling of Cinderella for the stage. The Tony-winning composer behind Evita, Sunset Boulevard and The Pha…

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The Book of Mormon's Dave Thomas Brown & Amelia Bay Announce Engagement by Andy Lefkowitz

Dave Thomas Brown, star of Broadway's The Book of Mormon, and his longtime love, Amelia Bay, assistant hair supervisor on that Tony-winning hit, broke the news of their engagement on Sep…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Reportedly Developing Reworked Cinderella Musical for the Stage by Eric King

Recent EGOT-er Andrew Lloyd Webber is currently developing a modern re-telling of Cinderella for the stage, Deadline reports. The Tony-winning composer behind Evita, Sunset Bouleva…

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The Most Shows at One Theater (Part 3) by JK

Over the past weeks, I began to celebrate the start of my 36th year of going to Broadway shows, by looking at the theaters where I've seen multiple distinct productions. Miss the first part?…

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Monday, September 10, 2018

Praise Be! Andrew Lloyd Webber, John Legend & Tim Rice EGOT with Jesus Christ Superstar Emmy Win by Lindsey Sullivan

What's the buzz? John Legend, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice just joined the EGOT club! The trio of talents were recognized on September 9 when NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in…

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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The Most Shows at One Theater (Part 1) by JK

I'm pretty sure that if you take the time to read theater blogs, you love going to the theater. And you probably keep track of which shows you've seen. Maybe you keep all of your tickets, or…

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Monday, August 6, 2018
Sunday, July 29, 2018

“West End Bares 2018” at Shaftesbury Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

The much-anticipated annual fundraiser “West End Bares” will be held at London’s Shaftesbury Theatre on October 28, 2018.West End Bares is an annual charity event which sees stage star…

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Friday, July 27, 2018
Thursday, July 12, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, July 12- Patti LuPone Stars in SUNSET BOULEVARD on London's West End by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 1993, Patti LuPone starred as Norma Desmond in the premiere production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard.

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Sunday, June 24, 2018

“July 4th Fireworks Spectacular with The Go-Go's” at Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles by Blouin Artinfo

Independence Day celebrations will be spectacular and memorable when The Go-Go’s take centerstage on July 4, 2018.So, make it a day to remember with a patriotic program of star-spangled mu…

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Broadway Dancer, Harvey Evans by Behind The Curtain

A dancer's life on Broadway can be limited, but, if you are Harvey Evans, your abilities have no boundaries. From his first Broadway credit in 1957's New Girls In Town, Harvey's incredible r…

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Thursday, May 31, 2018
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Jon Rua & More Complete the Cast of the Muny's Annie by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the Muny's upcoming centennial-season production of Annie! Tony nominee John Tartaglia will direct the new staging, with choreography by Jessica Hartman and …

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

West End Actors Join Forces At London's Prestigeous Live At Zedel For MUSICALS, MEAT LOAF & MORE by BroadwayWorld

'Musicals, Meat Loaf amp More' features five star awarded actor Harry Kit Lee Hair. Fame. Little Shop of Horrors Pippa Winslow whose previous credits include 'The Phantom of the Opera' US Na…

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Thursday, May 3, 2018

BWW TV: Michael Ball Talks CHESS with Neil Sean! by BroadwayWorld TV

West End and recording star Michael Ball earned Olivier Awards for Hairspray and Sweeney Todd. Now starring in the new version of the 80's mega smash Chess by the Abba boys Benny amp Bjorn …

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Andrew Lippa's Musical Chronology of the Gay Experience, Unbreakable, to Make World Premiere in San Francisco by Andy Lefkowitz

Following the international success of I Am Harvey Milk, which played an acclaimed 2014 Lincoln Center concert, composer and lyricist Andrew Lippa will debut a new world premiere titled Unbr…

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Bessie Nelson, Veteran Beading Designer, Named Among Tony Honorees for Excellence in Theatre by

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that they will present the 2018 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre to costume beader Bessie Nelson, the Ernest Winzer Cleaners a…

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

When Andrew Lloyd Webber Had to Ask Sunset Boulevard’s John Barrowman Not to Do ‘That Thing’ Onstage... by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares tales from his concerts with Barrowman, including onstage pranks he pulled during Sunset and Phantom of the Opera.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

Kathleen Turner: Finding My Voice review – a triumphant roar from Hollywood royalty by Claire Armitstead

The Other Palace, LondonThe showbiz veteran recovers from a shaky start to deliver a heartrending solo cabaret that melds the personal and politicalNever has a show been more aptly named. Ka…

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Odds & Ends: American Theatre Wing to Honor Andrew Lloyd Webber at Annual Gala & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. American Theatre Wing to Honor Andrew Lloyd Webber at Annual Gala The American Theatre Wing has announced that iconic compo…

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

‘Ria Jones’ Norma Desmond has to be one of the finest musical creations of the decade’: SUNSET BOULEVARD – Touring ★★★★★ by Jonathan Baz

A packed house at the New Wimbledon Theatre rose as one to salute Ria Jones’ bow at the close of Sunset Boulevard and with good reason. Jones remains magnificent, her definitive, decaying …

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Friday, April 6, 2018

First in line: Amanda Abbington & @dannymaconline are cast in UK premiere of new musical #ALittlePrincess

The Sherlock star and Sunset Boulevard leading man are the first stars confirmed for Tony-nominated composer Andrew Lippa’s new show at London’s Royal Festival Hall in May.

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber NBC tribute in its entirety by New York Theater

Andrew Lloyd Webber: Tribute to a Superstar, NBC’s celebration of the the 70th birthday of the composer of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” “Jesus Christ Supe…

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber, at 70, Discusses His Career From Joseph and Jesus to Lana Del Rey by Mark Beech

Andrew Lloyd Webber, one of the most successful composers of the modern era, is turning 70.His repertoire includes some of the world’s most celebrated musicals: “Sunset Boulevard,” Cat…

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Monday, March 19, 2018

From Barnum to Sunset Boulevard: Look Back at Glenn Close on the Stage by Hannah Vine

The three-time Tony Award winner celebrates her birthday March 19.

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Northern lights: @dannymaconline & @Sheridansmith1 win musical theatre acting honours at @MTAwards

Performances from Danny Mac & Sheridan Smith in the touring productions of Sunset Boulevard (also named Best Musical) & Funny Girl come out on top with judges at the ‘most important theatr…

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

NEWS: Sunset Boulevard & HOME are big winners at Manchester Theatre Awards by Press Releases

Sheridan Smith and Danny Mac were among the winners at the Manchester Theatre Awards – which were announced at The Lowry Theatre in Salford, while HOME led the way with five awards for its…

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Peaky Blinders Star Paul Anderson to Make West End Debut in Modern-Day Tartuffe by Andy Lefkowitz

Screen star Paul Anderson will take on the title role in a radical take on Molière’s classic comedy Tartuffe, slated to play the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London's West End…

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber Releases First Memoir, Unmasked, March 6 by Andrew Gans

The autobiography from the composer of The Phantom of the Opera, Evita, and Sunset Boulevard is available from HarperCollins.

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