Saturday, February 17, 2018

An Unapologetic ‘Love Never Dies’ in Chicago by Bob Bullen

It’s a rare thing where a show you’ve literally been anticipating for a decade arrives as a full-out, first-rate tour in basically your back yard. Yes, back in 2008 my friends and I wild…

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Friday, February 16, 2018

WATCH: #PalladiumPicks... Ben Forster sings "Music of the Night" from The Phantom of the Opera

Our #StageFavesSongOfTheWeek this week was from THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA so we thought we'd continue the trend! This weeks #PalladiumPicks is also from the Andrew Lloyd Webber classic, this …

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

'Broadwaysted' Goes Live at BroadwayCon with Sierra Boggess by Broadwaysted

This week, we're bringing you an extra special Broadwaysted episode recorded Live at BroadwayCon 2018 with the incredible Sierra Boggess We're pouring out beer, wine, and Hudson Whiskey whil…

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Backstage at The Phantom of the Opera with Ali Ewoldt, Episode 6: Makeup Magic! by

The Phantom of the Opera star Ali Ewoldt gets some unexpected makeup tutorials. Also, a Disney surprise with co-star Peter Jöback and real Disney surprise from Aladdin star Telly Leung.

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Drag365: Show #38- Drag Race Viewing Party at The West End by Michael Block

Nicole Onoscopi, Vanna Deux, Gilda Wabbit // photo by Michael BlockDay: Thursday, February 8th       Show: Drag Race Viewing Party Location: The West EndQueens Seen:…

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Friday, February 9, 2018

The Show: The Phantom of the Opera's Peter Joback Performs, Backstage at Come From Away & More by

In this week's episode, we hang out with the cast of The Play That Goes Wrong, get a special The Phantom of the Opera performance from Peter Jöback, chat with Katie Finneran and the…

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Listen to Pittsburgh musical theater performers sing their favorite love songs by Sharon Eberson, Steve Mellon, Andrew Rush, Rebecca Droke, Sam Underwood / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Love songs can be an everyday part of the job in musical theater. For eight shows a week, in company's around the world, there are singers asking, "Can You Feel the Love Tonight?&qu…

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

It's Theatre Week, dear reader: What to see on the cheap by Chris Jones

Wanna see “Love Never Dies,” Andrew Lloyd Webber’s throbbing sequel to “The Phantom of the Opera”? It opens Wednesday, you know. Right here at the Cadillac Palace Theatre in Chicag…

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Odds & Ends: Andrew Lloyd Webber Revue Directed by John Doyle in the Works & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Andrew Lloyd Webber Revue Directed by John Doyle in the Works A new revue featuring the music of famed composer Andrew Lloy…

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Backstage at The Phantom of the Opera with Ali Ewoldt, Episode 5: Questions Answered! by

The Phantom of the Opera star Ali Ewoldt answers your burning questions, sings a song from Miss Saigon with co-star Peter Jöback and more. Plus, special appearances from Anastasia's…

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Monday, February 5, 2018

Why Peter Jöback Couldn’t Say No to Playing The Phantom of the Opera by Ruthie Fierberg

The Broadway star talks about creating his own version of the masked man for the show’s 30th anniversary.

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Sunday, February 4, 2018

See the Amazing Fan Costumes at the BroadwayCon 2018 Cosplay and Fashion Show by Erin Kahn

One of the best parts of BroadwayCon is undoubtedly all the cosplay! And BroadwayCon 2018 did not disappoint. It’s clear that a lot of attendees put a lot of time into their costumes &…

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Howard Sherman: Broadway’s longest-runners should be celebrated, but are they limiting new work? by Howard Sherman

By celebrating its 30th anniversary on Broadway last week, The Phantom of the Opera marked what now seems a never-ending series of

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Backstage at The Phantom of the Opera with Ali Ewoldt, Episode 4: The Big 3-0! by

The Phantom of the Opera star Ali Ewoldt lets us in on the whirlwind celebrations surrounding the show's 30th anniversary on Broadway!

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Evan Harrington Is New 'Mister Cellophane' in Broadway Hit Chicago by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway veteran Evan Harrington joins the company of long-running musical Chicago on January 30. Harrington steps into the shoes of Raymond Bokhour as sad sack Amos Hart in the Tony-winning…

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Monday, January 29, 2018

And Scene #43 - Phantom’s 30th & What Makes for a Record-Breaking Show? by Andscenepod, Michael Salerno

Welcome to this week’s episode of the And Scene Theater Podcast! In Act 1, we discuss the summer lineups for Encores Off Center and Shakespeare in the Park, adaptations moving back and fo…

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Sunday, January 28, 2018

BWW TV: OG Sarah Brightman Rocks Out for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA's 30th Birthday Celebration! by BroadwayWorld TV

Below, watch as original Christine Sarah Brightman returns to the Majestic stage to perform the full title song with Peter Joback andmembers of the cast of another Andrew Lloyd Webber hit, S…

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Saturday, January 27, 2018

Read the Original Reviews From The Phantom of the Opera’s 1988 Broadway Bow by Ruthie Fierberg

What did critics have to say about the show before it went on to run for 30 years?

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Friday, January 26, 2018

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