Friday, April 11, 2014

Photo Coverage: Carolee Carmello, Telly Leung & More Sing at BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS at 54 Below by Stephen Sorokoff

Last night, 54 Below celebrated some of the most memorable show-stopping musical moments from Broadway. The show featured some of Broadway's greatest stars, including Tony nominee Carolee Ca…

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Photo Coverage: Carolee Carmello Previews BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS at 54 Below by Walter McBride

On April 10, celebrate some of the most memorable show-stopping musical moments from Broadway at 54 Below.The show will feature some of Broadway's greatest stars, including Tony nominee Caro…

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Friday, April 4, 2014

Running Lines: Clarkstown South’s ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’ by Peter D. Kramer

Not a lot of musicals begin without knowing how they’re going to end. “The Mystery of Edwin Drood,” the unfinished Charles Dickens story that Rockland native Rupert Holmes …

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Thursday, April 3, 2014

Ali Ewoldt, Ken Robinson & More Set for EASTER MYSTERIES 2014 at Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew, 4/11-13 by BroadwayWorld

It was announced today that Ken Robinson Memphis, Baby It's You, Ali Ewoldt Les Miserables, and Mark Campbell Mama Mia will lead in Easter Mysteries. Joining them are J. B. Adams Far From He…

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Five Reasons to See ‘Rocky’ on Broadway by Dcontray

Rocky, the musical based on Sylvester Stallone’s Oscar-winning film about a small-time club fighter who gets a million-to-one shot at the heavyweight title, is now playing at the Winter Ga…

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Friday, March 14, 2014

OBSESSED!: Howard McGillin and the Dynamics Drood

Seth is back with a brand new episode of OBSESSED! This time his guest is Howard McGillin, the most highly ranked Phantom of them all (just ask Donald Trump, he'll explain how it works). McG…

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Broadway Boys: Mr. March 2014: Rocky's Andy Karl by JK

Mr. March 2014Andy KarlWHY HE'S MR. BROADWAY: He's been slowly and steadily building a solid resume of roles in touring, Off-Broadway, and Broadway shows since he moved to the big city …

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Rupert Holmes in Conversation with Michael Riedel by Sandi Durell

        Tony® Award-winning “American treasure” (Los Angeles Times) and “true Renaissance man” (Newsweek) Rupert Holmes (The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Say Goodnigh…

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Monday, March 3, 2014

Anna Louizos' Broadway Design Exchange is the New Online Home for Theatrical Memorabilia

Anna Louizos is a set designer known for her work on Cinderella, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, In the Heights, Curtains and Avenue Q. Curerntly in the midst of prepping designs for the nationa…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Jonathan Groff, Jessie Mueller, Krysta Rodriguez & More to Perform at Broadway Backwards Benefit by Damian Bellino

Jonathan Groff, Jessie Mueller, Krysta Rodriguez and more will perform at the ninth annual Broadway Backwards. Directed and choreographed by Robert Bartley, the one-night-only show is set fo…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Two for Two: Broadway Star Switcheroo for New York Pops Concert by Megan Meadows

Do you want to hear the good news or the bad news first? Here's the bad news: Now that she's landed the juicy role of Helen Sinclair in Bullets Over Broadway, Marin Mazzie has had…

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Monday, January 13, 2014

Review: Beautiful - The Carole King Musical by Frank Scheck

Jessie Mueller and Jake Epstein in Beautiful - The Carole King Musical (©Joan Marcus)    Baby boomer musical nostalgists have a lot to choose from on Broadway these days. Th…

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Friday, January 10, 2014

Ain't It Good to Know! Beautiful Star Jessie Mueller Is's New Video Blogger by Damian Bellino

Feel your heart start to "trem-b-ling" whenever Jessie Mueller is around? Us too! The Beautiful leading lady is set to give audiences a peek behind the scenes at the Stephen Sondhe…

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Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Of Mice and Men Poster with James Franco and Chris O’Dowd by Jonathan Mandell

The first poster for the Broadway revival of John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men, featuring James Franco and Chris O’Dowd, both making their Broadway debuts. Also in the cast are Le…

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Where Are They Now? A "Faces of the Future" Update by JK

Given the overwhelming success of the first "Faces of the Future" blog of 2014 (click his pic to your right), I thought it might be interesting to see where some of the original "Faces" are …

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Monday, January 6, 2014

Tony Winner Jim Norton Joins the Cast of Broadway's Of Mice and Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O'Dowd by Ryan Gilbert

Jim Norton is the first Great White Way favorite to join the starry cast of the upcoming Broadway revival of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men. The Tony winner will play Candy, the old ha…

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Saturday, December 21, 2013

How I Unexpectedly Got Slayed by "A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder" by Broadaway & Me

If you’re still looking for a show that will appeal to the entire family—antsy tots, sulky teens, grumpy grandparents and weary everyone else—I have just the thing for you:  A Gen…

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Conor McPherson's The Night Alive, Starring Ciaran Hinds & Jim Norton, Extends Off-Broadway by Ryan Gilbert

This Night isn't coming to an end just yet! Atlantic Theater Company's American premiere presentation of Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive has extended its off-Broadway run at …

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Thursday, December 12, 2013

Wake Up! Donmar Transfer of Conor McPherson's The Night Alive Opens Off-Broadway by Megan Meadows

The American premiere of the Donmar Warehouse production of Tony nominee Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive opens December 12 off-Broadway. Directed by the playwright, the sho…

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Monday, December 9, 2013

Looking Forward to Winter 2013 -2014 by JK

The Glass MenagerieAnother calendar year is coming to close, and I am preparing my best of/worst of lists even as you read this.  But the 2013 - 2014 theatre season is just now half ove…

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Monday, December 2, 2013

(VIDEO ARCHIVES) “There You Are!!” Looking back at 1986′s Best Musical ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood’ starring Betty Buckley. by Scott Kaufman

For the first time in a Broadway musical, the writer didn’t struggle to figure out an appropriate ending for the show; he simply let the audience figure it out for themselves! The musi…

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Saturday, November 30, 2013

Donmar Transfer of Tony Nominee Conor McPherson's The Night Alive Starts Performances Off-Broadway by Megan Meadows

The American premiere of the Donmar Warehouse production of Tony nominee Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive begins previews off-Broadway on November 30. Directed by the p…

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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

West End Glinda Gina Beck and Tony Nominee Alison Fraser to Join Wicked's U.S. Tour by

The company of the first North American tour of Wicked is welcoming two new leading ladies to its ranks. Gina Beck will take on the role of Glinda and Tony nominee Alison Fraser will begin p…

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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Chita Rivera to Lead Kander & Ebb's The Visit Musical at Williamstown Theatre Festival in Summer 2014 by Ryan Gilbert

Tony winner Chita Rivera will headline a production of John Kander and Fred Ebb's The Visit at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Massachusetts. According to The Wall Street Journal, A…

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Sunday, November 17, 2013

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder Review: Too Clever on Broadway by New York Theater

Jefferson Mays dies eight times in “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” a musical now opened on Broadway whose story is familiar to those who have seen the 1949 Alec Guinness movi…

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Friday, November 15, 2013

Second Stage Theatre’s Little Miss Sunshine Opens by Admin

Last night, November 14, 2013, James Lapine and William Finn’s Little Miss Sunshine opened at Second Stage’s Tony Kiser Theatre. The musical, which has already extended one week through …

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Broadway Ladies: Ms. November 2013: Little Miss Sunshine's Stephanie J. Block by JK

Ms. November 2013Stephanie J. BlockWHY SHE'S MS. BROADWAY: OK, so she's currently starring in an Off-Broadway musical, but Stephanie J. Block is the most requested Ms. Broadway by you reader…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

John Grisham Novel Comes to Broadway for the First Time

Crime novelist John Grisham is one of the most successful novelists of our time. Now, his novel "A Time to Kill," has come to the Broadway stage at the John Golden Theater. It’s Grisham’…

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Saturday, November 9, 2013

A Eulogy for "A Time to Kill" by Broadaway & Me

I come to bury A Time to Kill, not to praise it. Cause it’s too late for the latter. The courtroom melodrama that opened just last month at the Golden Theatre announced this week that it w…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Megan + Brian + My 5 Favorite Broadway Couples by JK

My favorite Glinda ever, Megan Hilty, got married over the weekend to another Broadway baby, Jekyll and Hyde's Brian Gallagher.  Congratulations to you both!  And it got me thinkin…

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Monday, November 4, 2013

Tickets Now Available for the Off-Broadway Transfer of the Donmar’s The Night Alive by

Tickets are now on sale for the American premiere of the Donmar Warehouse production of Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive. Directed by the playwright, the show will have a limited…

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