Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Anything Goes 1987 Cast Recording by JK

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Anything Goes (1987) At Christmas a few years ago, Jeff gave me a copy of Broadway in a Box: The Essential Broadway Musicals Collection. He has now given me the …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 09:36AM
Thursday, June 17, 2021

Patti LuPone, Carrie Fisher & More to Receive Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame by Lindsey Sullivan

We'll drink to this! The Hollywood Walk of Fame's class of 2022 has been revealed! ABC7 reports that Tony winner Patti LuPone will be among the honorees to be recognized at next year's induc…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:54PM
Sunday, February 7, 2021

Spotlight On...Drew Larimore by Michael Block

Name: Drew Larimore Hometown: Louisville, KY Education: B.A. Emerson College Why theater?: Honestly, it's the only medium that electrifies me, terrifies me, stymies me, inspires me; it's the…

SOURCE: TheaterInTheNow at 01:06PM
Monday, February 1, 2021

43 – Justin Guarini, Actor & Artrepreneur by Bpn Admin Cs

Justin Guarini’s robust performance career launched with the first season of American Idol in 2002. His stage and screen appearances since then include Broadway productions of American Idi…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 12:10AM
Wednesday, December 16, 2020

"Hit Songs" From Broadway Misfires: Showstoppers Edition by JK

This edition of "Hit Songs" From Broadway Misfires proves two things. One, even the masters of the art form can have a flop, and, two, even a flop can generate a toe-tapping big number. Thes…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:18AM
Friday, October 30, 2020

Tony Winner Laura Benanti Joins Gossip Girl Reboot by Caitlin Moynihan

Are you ready, Upper East Siders? Tony winner Laura Benanti is joining the cast of the upcoming Gossip Girl reboot on HBO Max, according to Deadline. Serving as a sequel to the original ser…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:48PM
Monday, August 10, 2020

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for The Addams Family by Character by Performerstuff

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for The Addams Family by Character Written by Tiffany Wilkie Updated July 22, 2020 You’ve got an audition coming up! Better check out these songs a…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 01:55PM
Monday, July 20, 2020

Brian Stokes Mitchell Concert Will Benefit Berkshire Theatre Group, The Actors Fund & Black Theatre United by Lindsey Sullivan

From the Upper West Side to The Berkshires! Berkshire Theatre Group has announced that Tony winner Brian Stokes Mitchell is set to take the—socially distanced—stage at the Colonial Theat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:32PM
Wednesday, June 10, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Broadway Top 40 Countdown: #30-21 by JK

Last week, we began The Broadway Top 40 Countdown of the best new Broadway songs of the last decade. If you missed it, you can check it out HERE. This week, we get up to the middle of our l…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:18AM
Tuesday, June 9, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 15 Favorite New Musicals Based on Films by JK

Love 'em or hate 'em, musicals based on films have been on Broadway for decades. There have been some great ones (Grand Hotel, Sunset Boulevard), and some not so great ones (you know what we…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 11:24AM
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Broadway Top 40 Countdown #40 -31 by JK

Only time will tell if the second decade of the 21st Century will have generated what will be known as a "classic Broadway musical." No one knows for sure. But with the wonderful mix of esta…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:32AM
Friday, May 29, 2020

Laura Benanti's #SunshineSongs Inspires HBO Max Special Homeschool Musical: Class of 2020 by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Laura Benanti gets high marks for spotlighting theater-loving students whose school musicals were canceled as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. The Tony winner's #Suns…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM
Thursday, April 16, 2020

Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone : The Cast by JK

This charming little musical was all the more charming because of its thoroughly stellar cast. The talent on this roster of the original Broadway cast is mind-boggling. Not just chock full o…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Friday, February 7, 2020

Kelli O'Hara, Laura Benanti & Megan Hilty to Launch New Concert Series at Feinstein's/54 Below by Andy Lefkowitz

A trio of Broadway favorites have been selected to inaugurate Feinstein's/54 Below's new Diamond Series, which will feature concert-length performances at the midtown venue. Tony winners Kel…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM
Thursday, February 6, 2020

Our 5 fave School Of Rock The Musical moments by Kitty Underwood

We look back at our five favourite moments from the London production of School Of Rock The Musical, which you can still grab your tickets for! The post Our 5 fave School Of Rock The Musical…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:04AM
Monday, December 9, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Laura Benanti

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to Tony-winning Broadway star Laura Benanti about Tori Amos's 1992 album 'Little Earthquakes.' They also discuss Patti LuPone, Arthur Laurents, Joni Mitc…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:01PM
Thursday, November 7, 2019

Spotlight On...Roberto Araujo by Michael Block

Name: Roberto AraujoHometown: Mexico City, MexicoEducation: Theatre Major in Mexico CitySelect Credits: West Side Story at North Shore Music Theatre, In the Heights at GALA Theatre, Evita at…

SOURCE: TheaterInTheNow at 04:24PM
Monday, October 28, 2019

Look Back at Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown in Celebration of Justin Guarini by Marc J. Franklin

The American Idol alum, who made his Broadway debut in the 2010 musical adaptation of the film, celebrates his birthday October 28.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:53PM
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Norbert Leo Butz and Sherie Rene Scott on mining their 23-year friendship for new show by Maureen Lee Lenker

For theater lovers, Norbert Leo Butz and Sherie Rene Scott are as iconic a duo as Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, PB&J, or Ethel Merman and things coming up roses. The award-winning perf…

SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 09:30AM
Monday, June 17, 2019

BWW Interview: Laura Benanti Talks Making Her London Concert Debut

Tony Award-winning Laura Benanti's work includes She Loves Me, Gypsy, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, and, currently, playing her dream role: Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady.…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:01AM
Friday, June 7, 2019

‘Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown’ comes to Lafayette stage by Sam Hurwitt, Correspondent

Pedro Almodóvar's acclaimed film "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown' has been adapted for the stage and plays in Lafayette through June 22.

SOURCE: San Jose Mercury News at 05:04PM
Friday, May 17, 2019

Transport Group's Sweet Charity Concert Casts Rachel Bay Jones, Bonnie Milligan, Alysha Umphress & Santino Fontana by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of talent has been announced to appear in Transport Group's upcoming first-class concert presentation of the 1966 musical Sweet Charity. The previously announced one-night e…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:06PM
Friday, May 10, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Travis Moser Interview: "Just One Look: The Songs of Linda Ronstadt" at The Green Room 42 by Adam Rothenberg

I love it when my talented friends do great things! Travis Moser is debuting a brand new concert which excites me to no end because he presenting Just One Look: The Songs of Linda Ronstadt a…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 07:48PM
Tuesday, March 19, 2019

BWW TV: Get an Exclusive Preview of Sherie Rene Scott & Norbert Leo Butz's Upcoming 54 Below Concert by BroadwayWorld TV

Check out long-time collaborators and co-stars Sherie Rene Scott Everyday Rapture, The Little Mermaid, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown and Norbert Leo Butz Wicked, Catch Me if You …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:12PM
Friday, March 8, 2019

Celebrate the Season with the 2019 Broadway.com Spring Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti by Broadway.com

The spring season has sprung on Broadway with an abundance of new productions. To help get a handle on what's to come, Broadway.com presents our 2019 Spring Preview, hosted by Tony winner…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:50PM
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Sherie Rene Scott and Norbert Leo Butz Team Up with New Work at 54 Below by BroadwayWorld

Broadway favorites Sherie Rene Scott Everyday Rapture, The Little Mermaid, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown andNorbert Leo ButzWicked, Catch Me if You Can, My Fair Lady will present…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:24PM
Monday, February 11, 2019

Laura Benanti Extends Run in My Fair Lady on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

This news is just loverly! Tony winner Laura Benanti is extending her engagement as Eliza Doolittle in Lincoln Center Theater's Tony-nominated revival of My Fair Lady. Originally an…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The Broadway Ladies: Ms. February 2019: Laura Benanti by JK

She's been a Broadway favorite for years. And while she's made quite a name for herself on television with her hilarious Melania impression and appearances on such programs as Supergirl, we …

SOURCE: JK's TheatreScene at 07:54AM
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Laura Benanti Makes a Loverly Broadway Return in My Fair Lady by Andy Lefkowitz

Laura Benanti takes on the central role of Eliza Doolittle in Lincoln Center Theater's acclaimed staging of My Fair Lady beginning on October 23, replacing original cast m…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18AM
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Get Him to the Church on Time! Danny Burstein to Step into My Fair Lady as Alfred P. Doolittle by Lindsey Sullivan

Won't it be loverly to have Danny Burstein back on Broadway? The six-time Tony nominee will step into the role of Alfred P. Doolittle in My Fair Lady beginning on January 8; he will play…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:04PM

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