Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Bye-bye, Bye Bye Birdie by Terry Teachout

In today’s Wall Street Journal “Sightings” column, I take a look at a little-known survey that sheds light on the future of theater in America. Here’s an excerpt. *  *  * As th…

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Friday, October 16, 2020

Brian Conley to Play Ebenezer Scrooge in the West End's A Christmas Carol This Season by Caitlin Moynihan

London audiences are going to be feeling tidings of comfort and joy this holiday season because Alan Menken, Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent's A Christmas Carol is coming back to the stage. Oli…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

People You Should Know . . . Kurt Johns by Zack Calhoon

KURT JOHNS, as a 20-year resident of New York, had a great performing career in regionals, Broadway and national tours before repatriating to Chicago to concentrate on directing and writing.…

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Broadway’s ‘Flying Over Sunset’ Joins ‘The Music Man’ & ‘MJ’ In Targeting Fall/Winter 2021 Following Latest Shutdown Extension by Greg Evans

With Broadway’s shut down at least until June, some producers who had been hoping to open shows this spring are re-setting their sights on fall or even 2022, while others have announced no…

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Hot Clip of the Day: Hugh Jackman Shines On The Music Man's Fast-Talking "Rock Island"

It might be a minute or two before we see Tony winner Hugh Jackman's spin on the legendary Harold Hill in Broadway's revival of The Music Man now that they announced previews will begin in D…

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Saturday, October 10, 2020

PHOTO: Hugh Jackman Visits The Winter Garden Theatre, Future Home of THE MUSIC MAN

Hugh Jackman visited the Winter Garden Theatre where the upcoming production of The Music Man will be staged, and posed for a photo, shortly after the announcement was made that the Broadway…

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Friday, October 9, 2020

Hugh Jackman’s COVID-delayed ‘The Music Man’ sets new 2022 opening night by Eric Hegedus

It's going to be even longer before Hugh Jackman will make music on Broadway again.

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The Music Man, Starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster, Sets New Broadway Dates by Lindsey Sullivan

The star-packed Broadway revival of The Music Man has set new Broadway dates again due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result of the announcement that all Broadway productions will now stay…

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THE MUSIC MAN Starring Hugh Jackman & Sutton Foster Announces New Broadway Dates

BroadwayWorld has learned that THE MUSIC MAN starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster has announced new Broadway dates following this morning's news of the extension of the Broadway shutdown.

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‘The Music Man’ postpones Broadway opening to 2022 by Caitlin Huston

“The Music Man” has postponed its opening until Feb. 10, 2022. This is the second postponement of the revival, starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster, which had most recently set an ope…

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Hugh Jackman ‘The Music Man’ Resets Broadway Opening Date As Shutdown Extended by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: With Broadway dark at least until next summer, The Music Man starring Hugh Jackman has set a new opening night for 2022. The highly anticipated musical revival, costarring Sutton …

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Broadway Will Remain Closed at Least Through May by Michael Paulson

“The Music Man” and other shows will have to plan new opening dates, as a new reality sets in: Many theaters are likely to stay shut through next fall.

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Broadway to remain closed through May 2021 by Caitlin Huston

Broadway shows are expected to remain closed through at least May 2021, according to sources familiar with the matter.  The Broadway League is expected to make an announcement about the new…

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

LOGOS: The Music Man (2021) by JK

Like most of us that are into the theater scene, we, too, are craving anything that could possibly count as new content. Which brings us to the installation of a new marquee for a new Broadw…

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Thursday, October 1, 2020

See The Music Man Star Hugh Jackman In Nothing But Boots and a Smile by

Broadway audiences are eagerly waiting to catch Tony winner Hugh Jackman as Harold Hill in the upcoming revival of The Music Man, but in the meantime, they can see—well, a whole lot of him…

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Monday, September 21, 2020

The Music Man Marquee Installed at Broadway's Winter Garden Theatre

Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster are set to star in the classic musical.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

A Broadway Treat with a Capital 'T'! The Music Man Marquee Is Up at the Winter Garden Theatre by Lindsey Sullivan

There are signs of life on Broadway! The marquee for The Music Man, starring Tony winners Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster, is up at the Winter Garden Theatre. As previously reported, the …

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BREAKING: "The Music Man" Marquee Getting Bigger by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - The marquee at the Winter Garden touting the much-anticipated, Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster...

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Up on the Marquee: THE MUSIC MAN Prepares for Broadway's Return at the Winter Garden Theater

Broadway just got a little bit brighter! The marquee for The Music Man is now up at the Winter Garden Theatre. Starring two-time Tony Award®, Grammy Award®, and Emmy Award®-winning star …

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Broadway Songs for Nighttime by Broadway Direct

After a long day of work and play, sometimes listening to music is the best thing to do to relax and unwind. Whether that be lullabies or relaxing songs to hum along to, this playlist has th…

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Thursday, September 3, 2020

BroadwayHD Announces September Lineup - HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG, THE MUSIC MAN, and More!

BroadwayHD has announced its September lineup!

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BroadwayHD Debuts Show-Stopping September Roster by Broadway Direct

The show must go on this September, as BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, today announced a lineup that is sure to bring down the house, from musical classics to v…

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Gives Update on THE MUSIC MAN, Talks Ongoing 'Feud' With Ryan Reynolds and More

Hugh Jackman called in to SiriusXMa??s The Jess Cagle Show to talk about his Emmy nominated performance in HBOa??s Bad Education, to give an update on The Music Man, the Broadway revival tha…

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Hugh Jackman May Be in Your Virtual Dance Class by Caitlin Moynihan

Before the coronavirus crisis shut down Broadway theaters, Tony winner Hugh Jackman was scheduled to return to Broadway as Harold Hill in The Music Man this fall. The revival, which will als…

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Hugh Jackman Is Taking Virtual Dance Classes to Prepare for The Music Man by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner gave a shout out to Broadway Dance Center during an interview with Jimmy Fallon.

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Today’s Theatre Talk by Sandi Durell

  “Hugh Jackman Talks Taking Zoom Dance Classes in Preparation For The Music Man” by BroadwayWorld – “Hugh Jackman recently appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Jac…

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VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks Taking Zoom Dance Classes in Preparation For THE MUSIC MAN

Hugh Jackman recently appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Jackman revealed that he has been taking the Zoom dance classes offered by the Broadway Dance Center.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

Ad Agency Sues Scott Rudin, Saying Producer Owes $6.3 Million by Michael Paulson

At issue: payment for media buying and marketing strategy for the Broadway revivals of “West Side Story” and “The Music Man.”

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Monday, July 20, 2020

J. Harrison Ghee, Ann Harada, Christopher Sieber, Ashley Brown, More Are Part of Muny's Inaugural 2020 Summer Variety Hour Live! July 20 by Andrew Gans

Clips from past productions of The Little Mermaid, Singin' in the Rain, The Wiz, and The Music Man will also be presented.

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