Thursday, January 10, 2019

#TBT by JK

As I mourn the loss of Head Over Heels this week, I am reminded of a very similar (and short-lived) show. Music Theatre International describes that show this way: "an anachronisti…

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Monday, January 7, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, January 7 - Yul Brynner Returns To His Broadway Throne in THE KING AND I by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 1985 legendary actorYul Brynnerreturns to Broadway for the final time in a revival ofThe King and Istarring Mary Beth Peilat the Broadway Theatre.

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

The King and I Comes to BroadwayHD by Mark A. Robinson

The Lincoln Center Theatre production of The King and I, which opened on Broadway in 2015 and garnered Tony Awards for Kelli O’Hara and Ruthie Ann Miles, then transferred to London’s Wes…

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Filmed The King and I, Starring Tony Winners Kelli O'Hara and Ruthie Ann Miles, Joins BroadwayHD Library by Logan Culwell-Block

Filmed during the revival's London run, the production also features Ken Watanabe recreating his Tony-nominated performance as the King of Siam.

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Shall we dance Lincoln Center Theater's multi-award winning and critically acclaimed production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's legendary musicalThe King and Iis making its debuttodayon Broadwa…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

0597: 2018 in Review - A Big Leap Forward by MusicalTalk

2018 saw lots of musicals open in London that explored very modern themes - so, in no order, join Antonia and Nick as they discuss Chess, Hamilton, Bring it On, Chicago, The Band, Bat out of…

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Jose Llana and Annalene Beechey Will Star in U.K. Tour of The King and I by Ryan McPhee

The two return to the Bartlett Sher production after taking the stage in New York and London, respectively.

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Broadway And West End Stars Jose Llana And Annalene Beechey To Star In UK Tour Of THE KING AND I by BroadwayWorld

Following the critically acclaimed Broadway smash hit run of the THE KING AND I and its box office sold out record breaking season at the world famous London Palladium, comes the announcemen…

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

This Week on Broadway for December 16, 2018: To Kill a Mockingbird, Fabulation by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss To Kill a Mockingbird, The New Group’s Clueless, The Musical, Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine by Lynn Nottage…

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Why Kelli O’Hara Changed Her Accent for The King And I in London by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares highlights from his concert with O’Hara, stories from travel with Gavin Creel, favorite moments from The Red Bucket Follies, and mor…

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Monday, December 3, 2018

The King And I Is Whistling A Happy Tune As It Rakes In The Money For A Theatrical ‘Event’ At The Cinema by Artsjournal2

Nothing’s more amazing than a musical, we guess: More than 135,000 people watched the cinematic broadcast of the West End musical (which transferred from Broadway), and it took in near…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Exclusive! Carmen Cusack, Alex Newell, Daphne Rubin-Vega & Jose Llana Set for South Pacific 70th Anniversary Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

Some enchanted evening, indeed! A star-packed cast has signed on to lend their voices to the Tony-winning score of the Pulitzer-winning classic musical South Pacific in a special concert gal…

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The King and I broadcast is most successful theatrical cinema event of 2018 by Georgia Snow

The filmed screening of West End musical The King and I has become the most successful theatre-related event to be shown in

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Filmed The King and I Adds Encore Screenings After Breaking Box Office Records by Logan Culwell-Block

The filming of the West End run captures Kelli O'Hara and Ruthie Ann Miles' Tony-winning performances.

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

BWW Review: Trafalgar Releasing's Film Capture of THE KING AND I is Sumptuously Beautiful by David Clarke

Lincoln Center Theater's sumptuous Tony-award winning production of Rodger amp Hammerstein's THE KING AND I transferred to The London Palladium theatre this past summer. Now, Trafalgar Relea…

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part IV: Asia and Oceania by JK

Today our world tour continues to the East, with stops in 7 countries. This week's adventure covers 10 more musicals - some huge hits, (including 2 classics!); others, notorious flops. We'll…

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Monday, November 26, 2018

See The King And I on the big screen this week by Carly-Ann Clements

This week, you'll have another chance to catch the incredible production of The King And I when it's screened in cinemas across the world on Thursday. The post See The King And I on the big …

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

How Kelli O’Hara Radically Changed Her Pre-Show Ritual for London’s The King and I by Barry Singer

The Tony winner shares tales from the West End production of The King and I revival—ahead of its cinema screening—and preparing for Broadway’s Kiss Me, Kate.

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

BWW Interview: Bartlett Sher Is Bringing Something Wonderful to the Big Screen; THE KING AND I Hits Theatres Next Week! by Nicole Rosky

The multiple Tony award-winning Lincoln Center Theater production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's THE KING AND I is coming to cinemas around the world this autumn. THE KING AND I FROM THE PALLA…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Music Video: The King and I Tour Star DeAnna Choi Sings 'Something Wonderful' by

The King and I's DeAnna Choi sings "Something Wonderful" from the touring production of the classic Broadway musical.

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People You Should Know . . . Lili Thomas by Zack Calhoon

Lili Thomas-Prospect Theatre Company debut! Select regional: A Chorus Line (Sheila), Pippin (Fastrada), Rent (Mimi), Spelling Bee (Marcy Park), T…

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BWW Review: THE KING AND I, Cinema Broadcast by Fraser Macdonald

The screened version of this year's Palladium run brings a completely new perspective to the show, not only delivering a true reflection of the live experience but enhancing it beyond any re…

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Monday, November 12, 2018
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Tony Winner Kelli O'Hara on Why Her Broadway Turn in Kiss Me, Kate Will Be Good For Her Soul by Paul Wontorek

Over two decades on the stage, Kelli O’Hara has built a formidable career, and is one of the leading musical stars of her generation. And after six (!) nominations, the legit powerhous…

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Friday, November 9, 2018

National Tour of The King and I Launches November 9 by Andrew Gans

The non-Equity tour begins at the Wilson Center in Wilmington, North Carolina.

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The King and I UK Tour by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The award-winning Lincoln Centre production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King and I will tour the UK in 2019. The King and I UK Tour schedule will be posted here as…

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The Show: Get to Know the Cast of Lincoln Center Theater's The King and I Tour by

Shall we dance? The cast of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The King and I preview the touring production of the classic musical.

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Friday, November 2, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Cher Musical, Elton John, Ferryman by Mark Beech

New York has another musical biography in town. “The Cher Show” is starting previews. Three actresses portray the star in a sequined spectacular that follows jukebox tributes to the like…

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