Sunday, February 16, 2020

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for 9 to 5 the Musical by Performerstuff

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for 9 to 5 the Musical Written by Tiffany Wilkie February 15, 2020 Hey, Y’all! Are you auditioning for the glorious and fun hit musical, 9 to 5, so…

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part IV: The Southwest by JK

Maybe it's the summer heat and we are feeling like we live in a desert, but it seems like the perfect time to visit the Southwest in our tour of American musicals. Here's the fourth part of …

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Sunday, July 7, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas’ at the Newtowne Players by Lindsey Pommerenck

This last Friday night, July 5th at 8 pm I was lucky enough to snag a ticket to go see “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” as performed by the Newtowne Players at Three Notch Theatre. …

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Co-Writer of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Peter Masterson, Dead at 84 by Mark Peikert

Masterson also starred in The Stepford Wives and directed Geraldine Page to an Oscar in The Trip to Bountiful.

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Friday, October 12, 2018

Carol Hall Dies: ‘The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas’ Composer Was 82 by Greg Evans

Carol Hall, the composer and lyricist for Broadway’s long-running The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas and one of the musical forces behind Marlo Thomas’ classic 1974 TV special …

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Carol Hall, Acclaimed Songwriter of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Dies at 82 by Andy Lefkowitz

Carol Hall, the celebrated composer and lyricist whose stage musical The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas played a lengthy run on Broadway, died on October 11 at her home in New York Cit…

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Carol Hall, Composer-Lyricist of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Dies at 82 by Andrew Gans

Ms. Hall received two 1978 Drama Desk Awards for her work on the hit Broadway musical.

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Broadway Bucket List: R.R.R.E.D.—A Secret Musical Creator & Star Katie Thompson WOWS as She Performs Three Dream Projects

Katie Thompson slays the house down performing songs from The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Oliver! and The Phantom of the Opera.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Summer Openings: Blessing or Curse? by JK

I can't remember a summer with so many Broadway openings like there are this year. Two plays and three musicals. Three new musicals! That's almost half of the new musicals of the e…

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

Broadway and New York City Nightlife Renaissance Man Trent Armand Kendall Passes Away at 51 by Alexa Criscitiello

Trent Armand Kendall enjoyed a long and thriving career as writerproducer, actor, front man, international headliner, recording artist and radio host. HIs Broadway credits included The Best …

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

From the Archives: Peter Masterson Reflects on The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas a Year After Its Opening by Peter Masterson

The co-bookwriter and co-director of what would become a 1,584 performance smash hit talks to the audience of an evening performance.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, the farmhouse next door, and unexpected connections in between by Charles McNulty

Lili Taylor stars in artist Suzanne Bocanegra's "Farmhouse/Whorehouse," which combines text, music and film centered on the lives of Bocanegra's grandparents, whose small farm stood across t…

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Welcomes NEWSIES, BONNIE AND CLYDE Director, Jeff Calhoun by Behind The Curtain

We're gonna whomp, and stomp, and whoop it up all night with the legendary directorchoreographer Jeff Calhoun. From his days as a hoofer in SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS, MY ONE AND ONLY, …

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Photo Flash: First Look at THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS at Finger Lakes by BroadwayWorld

Next up this summer at The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival FLMTF is The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. The show runs tonight, August 2, through August 23 at the Merry-Go-Round Playho…

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Look Back at The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas on Broadway by Hannah Vine

The show opened June 19, 1978 at the 46th Street Theatre.

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Monday, July 25, 2016

The Fans Have Spoken! Your Favorite Kristin Chenoweth Roles, Ranked by Lindsey Sullivan

The very, very popular Kristin Chenoweth celebrated her birthday this weekend, and whether you honored the Tony winner with a slice of cake, Cheno-focused YouTube spiral or hangin' out w…

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Friday, July 22, 2016 Culturalist Challenge! Rank Your Top 10 Kristin Chenoweth Roles by Lindsey Sullivan

The staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we’re challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic t…

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Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Kristin Chenoweth-Led THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Coming to Broadway? by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld reported last week, Rob Ashford just directed a private industry reading of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas with an all-star cast, including Broadway favorite Kristen Ch…

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Odds & Ends: Kristin Chenoweth Eyes Broadway Return, Lin-Manuel Miranda's #Ham4Ham Love Letter & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Kristin Chenoweth Eyes Broadway Return We have an update on what Kristin Chenoweth may be headlining next on Broadway. As w…

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Kristin Chenoweth, Kevin McKidd, Christopher Sieber, Jennifer Holliday & More Lead THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Reading by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has just learned that there will be a private industry reading today, June 29,of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, with direction by Rob Ashford.

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Cheno’s at the Chicken Ranch: Kristin Chenoweth Headlines All-Star The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas Reading by Ryan McPhee

Hard candy Christmas came early! Tony and Emmy winner Kristin Chenoweth will lead a private industry reading of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas on June 29. Rob Ashford is set to direct. …

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Monday, June 27, 2016

‘A Quick 5’ with Paul Scanlan by Elliot Lanes

Paul Scanlan is currently making his ninth appearance at Signature Theatre as the conflicted son Jean-Michel in La Cage aux Folles.  Past Signature appearances include The Rat Pack Cabaret…

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Sunday, June 19, 2016


Today in 1978, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas opened at the 46th Street Theatre now the Richard Rodgers Theatre, where it ran for 1584 performances. The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas …

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016


Today in 1982, a return engagement of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas opened at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre, where it ran for 63 performances. The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas is a mus…

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Ten-Time Tony Winner Tommy Tune Signs With Paradigm’s Jack Tantleff by Jeremy Gerard

EXCLUSIVE: Tommy Tune, the tall Texan who owns 10 Tony Awards and belongs to that rarest breed of Broadway fauna, the director-choreographer, is looking for work. A chorus dancer-turned-sta…

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Sunday, February 21, 2016

Alfie Boe Will Replace Tony Yazbeck in Finding Neverland; Sally Ann Triplett Steps In for Sandy Duncan by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The rumors were true! Alfie Boe, who will depart the Main Stem revival of Les Miz on February 28, is flying over to Finding Neverland. The Brit will begin performances on March 29 at Broadwa…

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Thursday, October 22, 2015

'The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas' comes to Montclair State University

Show runs through Saturday, Oct. 24, at MSU.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Becky Ann Baker, John Earl Jelks & More Set for Barbecue at the Public by Ryan McPhee

Broadway alum Becky Ann Baker and Tony nominee John Earl Jelks have been tapped for the world premiere of Robert O’Hara’s Barbecue. Directed by Kent Gash, the production will beg…

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Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Constantine Maroulis & Alison Luff to Star in New Musical BREAKING THROUGH at Pasadena Playhouse by BroadwayWorld

The Pasadena Playhouse Artistic Director Sheldon Epps announced today that, Alison Luff Broadway Matilda the Musical, Scandalous, GHOST the Musical, Mamma Mia, and Constantine Maroulis Broad…

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Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Spotlight On...Mimi Bessette by Michael Block

Name: Mimi BessetteHometown: Ridgefield, CTEducation: Ridgefield High, BFA in Theater from Texas Christian University and my Junior Year Abroad was in London in association with The Royal Ac…

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Theatre Review: ‘The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas’ at Rockville Musical Theatre by Shannon Stiffler

Take a break from the summer heat, humidity and rain by coming to the Rockville Musical Theatre’s musical production of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas being performed at the F. Sc…

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