Tuesday, November 17, 2020

One That Got Away: Guys and Dolls (1992) by JK

Even though I saw and enjoyed the National Tour of this production, I still count the 1992 Broadway revival of Guys and Dolls as One That Got Away. Actually, that National Tour is why I cou…

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

A conversation with Tony-winning composer/lyricist Maury Yeston by Deb Miller

On Friday, October 23, two-time Tony Award-winner Maury Yeston (Titanic; Nine) celebrated his 75th birthday with PS Classics’ release of his new album, Maury Sings Yeston: The Demos, on di…

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Tell Me More | Episode 53: Maury Yeston Talks 40 Years of Demos by Matt Tamanini

On today’s episode of “Tell Me More,” Matt speaks with the legendary two-time Tony winning composer and lyricist of “Nine” and “Titanic,” Maury Yeston. On Friday, Oct. 23, Maur…

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Sunday, October 25, 2020
Friday, October 23, 2020

Maury Yeston Album, With Demos of Titanic, Nine, and More, Released Via PS Classics

The 40-track record celebrates Yeston's 75th birthday.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Musical of the Month: Floyd Collins: The Cast by JK

Last week, we introduced August's Musical of the Month, Floyd Collins an off-Broadway show that was a critical success and musical fan's dream, but had a short run in the mid-90s. You can s…

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Mr. Broadway July 2020: The Phantom of the Opera's Bradley Dean by JK

July's Mr. Broadway is the epitome of a career working actor. So, he's not a household name (yet), but real Broadway fans know the name Bradley Dean. In his twelve Broadway credits, he's don…

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Friday, July 24, 2020

The Eastland Tragedy: Chicago’s Worst disaster by Trav S.D.

Today, some love for the Second City, on the anniversary of Chicago’s worst disaster ever in terms of loss of life. You might think such stories out of our wheelhouse, but as with similar…

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Broadway Games: Trivial Pursuit - Theater Edition by JK

Growing up, playing games with family and friends was a beloved way to pass the time together. (Funny what isolation makes you miss!) One of our favorites was Trivial Pursuit. I always dread…

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Friday, July 17, 2020

As the Shutdown Keeps Her From Flying Over Sunset, Michele Ragusa Can't Imagine Life Away from the Stage by Broadway.com

Living near the theater district during the Broadway shutdown, photographer and performer Matthew Stocke has been haunted walking past the empty palaces sitting in repose, waiting for the li…

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Jazz Trumpeter Eddie Gale Dead At 78 by Artsjournal1

“Gale walked on jazz’s cutting edge from his childhood. He was taught to play trumpet by bebop legend Kenny Dorham; as a teenager in the 1950s, he jammed with such titanic figures as Art…

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

One That Got Away: Nine by JK

This time around, the One That Got Away came about by accident. Like many of you, I've been cleaning, de-cluttering, and reorganizing. I finally got around to dusting off my vinyl collectio…

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Danny Burstein Wins Drama League Award; Moulin Rouge!, The Inheritance & More Triumph by Lindsey Sullivan

Six-time Tony nominee and Moulin Rouge! standout Danny Burstein was named the winner of the Drama League's Distinguished Performance Award on June 18. Burstein's triumph was announced along…

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Friday, May 1, 2020

Judy Blazer – Words of Wisdom & Hope by Sandi Durell

    Judy Blazer has had a multi faceted career from soap opera to Mozart, to leading roles on and off Broadway (Me and My Girl, Titanic) to running a theater school. Her voice has been hea…

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Watch 70 Actors From 6 Productions of Titanic Join Forces for Epic Version of 'We'll Meet Tomorrow' by Andrew Gans

The rendition of the Maury Yeston tune also features musicians from the China tour of the musical.

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Watch 70 Cast Members From International Titanic Productions Sing "We'll Meet Tomorrow''

The musical is written by Maury Yeston and Peter Stone.

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Titanic the musical cast sing out for charity by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo A combined cast performance of We'll Meet Tomorrow from Thom Southerland's acclaimed production of Maury Yeston and Peter Stone's Titanic the musical has been released to aid…

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VIDEO: Casts of TITANIC Perform 'We'll Meet Tomorrow'

Across 6 productions, from Southwark Playhouse in 2013 through to last year's tour of China, TITANIC THE MUSICAL has featured 70 actors.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Look Back at Titanic on Broadway With Michael Cerveris, Brian d’Arcy James, and More by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, written by Maury Yeston and Peter Stone, opened at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre April 23, 1997.

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Call Answered: Gwen Hollander: Showtime's "Kidding", "Marriage Material" & More by Adam Rothenberg

Gwen Hollander is best known for her role as Sheryl on the hit Showtime series Kidding, starring Jim Carrey. I recently watched Gwen’s hilarious musical comedy short Marriage Material,…

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Brian D'Arcy James and Martin Moran Sing Lush Tune From Titanic

In honor of Titanic Remembrance Day, we are revisiting Brian D'Arcy James and Martin Moran's moving performance from the 1997 Broadway musical.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

VIDEO: Check Out a Clip of Signature Theatre's Production of TITANIC

Signature Theatre is taking us through their past productions! Today they posted a clip of their production of Titanic. In the description of the video they shared:

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Recording of Off-Broadway's Anything Can Happen in the Theater: The Musical World of Maury Yeston Released April 3 by Andrew Gans

The Off-Broadway revue celebrating the composer of Nine and Titanic played the York Theatre Company.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

“I Would’ve Gotten the Part If It Weren’t for Corona,” says Man Referencing Audition He Had in 2014 by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. SEATTLE - Local actor Dan Westriff expressed his feeling today that he would have been cast in a community theater production of Mamma Mia! if the coronavirus ha…

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Musical of the Month: Curtains: The Creative Team by JK

March's Musical of the Month, Curtains had a top-notch creative team. Each one has an impressive resume of credits and awards. For some, this show marked another step on their continuing cr…

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Buoyant Performance Re-floats “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” by Philip

Composer-lyricist Meredith Willson’s 1960 musical “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” was inspired by an exaggerated tale about the exploits of real-life Titanic survivor Margaret Tobin Brown…

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Friday, February 28, 2020

The Unsinkable Molly Brown Review: Titanic Survivor as Singing Elizabeth Warren by Jonathan Mandell

Molly Brown, a socialite, social activist and survivor of the Titanic disaster in real life — turned into a Tony-winning Tammy Grimes on stage and Debbie Reynolds at her pluckiest on scree…

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The Unsinkable Molly Brown Review and Pics: Beth Malone as…Elizabeth Warren by New York Theater

Molly Brown, a socialite, social activist and survivor of the Titanic disaster in real life — turned into a Tony-winning Tammy Grimes on stage and Debbie Reynolds at her pluckiest on scree…

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Friday, January 31, 2020

Save Up to $40 on Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway Revival of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE

Direct from a smash-hit run on London's West End, this new production of Tony Kushner (Angels in America) and Jeanine Tesori's (Fun Home) explosive musical launches to 'the titanic dimension…

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Don't Go Into New Maury Yeston Revue Expecting to Hear Titanic

Anything Can Happen in the Theater is a tribute to the Tony-winning songwriter, but largely omits his few Broadway successes.

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