Friday, August 23, 2019

Dear Evan Hansen Star Ann Sanders’ 6 Most Memorable Nights Onstage by Andrew Gans

Sanders recalls the 2004 Tony Awards as well as performances in Beauty and the Beast, The King and I, and more.

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Opera Australia and John Frost to present two classic musicals in 2020 by Arts Review

Following their wildly successful collaboration with Evita, My Fair Lady, The King and I, South Pacific and Anything Goes, Opera Australia and John Frost will be presenting two glorious musi…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Opera Australia and John Frost to present The Secret Garden and Fiddler on the Roof in 2020 by Matt Edwards

As part of Opera Australia season launch last night it was announced that they would present two classic musicals with John Frost. It is not the first collaboration for this partnership, hav…

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Ashley Park to Co-Star in Darren Star's New Series Emily in Paris by Andy Lefkowitz

Ashley Park, the Tony-nominated Mean Girls star recently announced to return to Broadway in Grand Horizons, has nabbed a principal role in Paramount Network's new dramedy Emily in Paris, ac…

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Friday, August 9, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Leanne Cabrera by Zack Calhoon

LEANNE CABRERA is excited to be time traveling with Chatillion Stage Company.  Her latest project was a full orchestra concert of South Pacific, co-produced by Theatre Aspen and The Aspe…

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Adrian Li Donni: Goodbye Broadway, Hello La Scala! by Arts Review

So long Broadway, Adrian Li Donni has a new dream… to sing on the same stages as the great tenors of our time! It was backstage during a production of The King And I at the Sydney Opera ho…

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Ann Sanders & Ivan Hernandez Take Over as Cynthia & Larry Murphy in Dear Evan Hansen by Andy Lefkowitz

New York stage veteran Ann Sanders and Ivan Hernandez join the company of Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen as Cynthia and Larry Murphy on August 6. They replace original cast members Jennifer La…

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Ann Sanders & Ivan Hernandez to Replace Jennifer Laura Thompson & Michael Park in Dear Evan Hansen by Andy Lefkowitz

A new pair of Murphys are joining the Broadway hit Dear Evan Hansen. Ann Sanders and Ivan Hernandez will take over the roles of Cynthia and Larry Murphy beginning on August 6, replacing ori…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

VIDEO: Ashley Park Joins in R&H Goes Pop with 'Do-Re-Me'

The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization today released the sixth music video in their YouTube Series, "R&H Goes Pop!" The video features Ashley Park (Mean Girls, Rodgers & Ham…

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Friday, July 19, 2019


PBS today unveiled its fall slate including new performance specials from Great Performances.

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Kelli O’Hara-Led The King and I, West End’s Kinky Boots, More Heading to PBS’ Great Performances by Ryan McPhee

The two join the previously announced filming of the Public Theater’s Much Ado About Nothing starring Danielle Brooks.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Behind the Scenes and On the Set of the Original The King and I Film Adaptation by Marc J. Franklin

The most recent revival's stars Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe are currently reprising their roles as Anna and the King of Siam in Tokyo.

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Sunday, June 30, 2019


Yes, five: the UK tour of Lincoln Center’s revival of The King and I in Manchester, Fiddler on the Roof, the last night of the National Theatre revival of Follies, and The Play That Goes W…

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Pretty Woman Cast & Broadway Cares Honor Marin Mazzie & Jason Danieley with Gift to Cancer Support Community by Andy Lefkowitz

The company of Pretty Woman: The Musical has collaborated with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS to present a gift of $25,000 to Cancer Support Community commemorating three-time Tony …

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Friday, May 31, 2019

“Take the Work Seriously, Not Yourself.” by Mo Brady

by Anna Wehr Ashley Park You may know Ashley Park from the sma…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019
Sunday, May 5, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf Interview: "More About The Melody: Rodgers & Co" at Birdland Jazz by Adam Rothenberg

After our July 2018 interview about Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf’s More About The Melody, I am thrilled to sit back down with Mairi to discuss her next installment. This show will spotlight the mu…

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

The King and I review at Manchester Opera House – ‘pitch-perfect performances’ by Chris Bartlett

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s copper-bottomed audience pleaser, The King and I, stands as one of the best-loved but most problematic musicals of the

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Four Tony Award Nominees with Ensemblist Cred by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady Alex Brightman in Beetlejuice (Photo by Matthew Murphy) …

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Late Broadway Actress Marin Mazzie to Receive Special Tony Award by Andy Lefkowitz

Marin Mazzie, the celebrated three-time Tony-nominated actress who passed away of ovarian cancer in September, will be honored posthumously with a special Tony Award at the 2019 ceremony. Th…

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Celebrate International Dance Day With 60 Years of The King and I by Mark Peikert

From Gertrude Lawrence and Yul Brynner to Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe (and Elaine Stritch!), look back at these waltzing couples.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

See Jason Danieley & More Celebrate Inaugural Marin Mazzie Award for Empowerment Recipient Ashley Park by Lindsey Sullivan

Mean Girls Tony nominee and cancer survivor Ashley Park received is the first recipient of Cancer Support Community's Marin Mazzie Award for Empowerment. Park appeared alongside the late th…

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Theatrical Record Label Decca Broadway to Relaunch with Oklahoma! and Tootsie Cast Albums by Logan Culwell-Block

The releases will be the first from the historic Broadway label since Lincoln Center Theater's The King and I in 2015.

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, April 16- Kelli O'Hara Stars In in THE KING AND I by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2015,Bartlett Sher's Tony Award-winning revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I opened on Broadway at the Vivian Beaumont Theater

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Sincerely, Oscar at the Duke *1/2 by Barry Gordin

Musical revue fails to shine despite stellar Hammerstein songs. By:  Patrick Christiano April 14, 2019:  Sincerely, Oscar is billed as a new musical, conceived and written by Doreen…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivier Awards by Stage Tube

Last weekend, the Olivier Awards were presented Among performances included all of the musicals nominated in the Mastercard Best New Musical and Magic Radio Best Musical Revival categories C…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Stage Directions: What Makes Bartlett Sher an 8-Time Tony-Nominated Director by Mervyn Rothstein

Inside the mind of the South Pacific Tony winner and man behind Broadway smashes To Kill a Mockingbird, My Fair Lady, The King and I, and more.

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Gallery: The Olivier Awards 2019 with Mastercard by Eleni Cashell

The Olivier Awards 2019 with Mastercard gave us incredible performances from seven nominated shows (Caroline, Or Change; Come From Away; Company; Fun Home; The King And I; Six; and Tina …

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Who won at the Olivier Awards 2019? Winners in Full

The winners of this year's Laurence Oliver Awards were announced at the Royal Albert Hall yesterday evening in a ceremony hosted by Jason Manford. Big-name celebrities in attendance included…

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

Anthony Rapp says Yul Brynner could be ‘pretty nasty,’ punched him in stomach backstage at The King and I by Nick Romano

Watch the full episode of Couch Surfing streaming now on, or download the PeopleTV app on your favorite device. Boy, does Anthony Rapp have some stories about his early days …

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Watch Kelli O'Hara do her best Billy Flynn while singing Chicago at MCC's Miscast by Jessica Derschowitz

All she cares about is love… and maybe those feather fans. Broadway star Kelli O’Hara swapped her Kiss Me, Kate costumes for a sleek white suit Monday when she took the stage at MCC Thea…

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