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37 min ago | Broadway
Singer-songwriter Jessie J began her career in musical theater and she's impatient to get back to the stage! "I can't wait to do a musical.
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1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com
The Public Theater will begin previews for the New York premiere of A SECOND CHANCE on Tuesday, March 18. Directed by Jonathan Butterell with book, music, and lyrics by Ted Shen , this new musical will run through Sunday, April 13 in the Shiva Theater, with an official press opening on Sunday, March 30. Single tickets, priced at $45, can be ... (more)
2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
"155 Thru the Roof," a fanciful comedy with music, will be presented by Theater for the New City, April 3 to 20. Written by award-winning playwright Toby Armour, directed by George Ferencz with music by Peter Dizozza, the play follows the epic adventures of Lily Field, director of Theater for the New Syzygy, as she moves through the Fourth ... (more)
3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel
"Something's Coming." That sound you hear is a thousand musical theater snobs arching their brows as one.
4 hrs ago | This Week Community News
For the new production of the long-running The Phantom of the Opera , producer Cameron Mackintosh made sure that everything was sharpened, so as to heighten each sensation.
Occasionally the musical theater world succumbs to the financial demands of producing and delivers shows that are bare bones.
ONCE, the multi award-winning stage musical that has captivated audiences in London, New York and Dublin, will soon make its Australian premiere, opening at Melbourne's Princess Theatre on 4 October 2014.
After packing the club at 254 E. 54 Street to the rafters in a quick sellout last November, the multi-award-winning singer, actress and dancer Vivian Reed performs an encore presentation of her passionate and powerful vocal stylings in unique arrangements of an eclectic lineup of R&B, jazz, gospel and musical theater songs.
Broadway's Mandy Gonzalez has joined the cast of The Amanda McBroom Project, set for March 14, 15, and 17 at 7pm at the Laurie Beechman Theatre, 407 W. 42 Street For Reservations: 212.695.6909 Music charge $20.
The annual Out of the Loop Fringe Festival begins tonight out in Addison at the WaterTower Theatre, which of course means nearly two weeks of music, theater, and occasionally, musical theater.
You will probably answer that it's about a young girl named Alex, a steelworker who dances in an almost strip club and wants to get into an elite-level ballet school.
And so, the amazing musical theater master class known as the Oscars took place on Sunday night.
Yesterday, March 4, marked the start of the " Flashdance " run at Milwaukee 's Marcus Center in celebration of the film's 30th anniversary.
Months of anticipation for hundreds of local high school students is about to reach a fever pitch.
If you do believe in spooks, to paraphrase the character actor Burt Lahr as the Cowardly Lion in The Wizard of Oz , then you'd probably gather that the spirits of our dear departed greats of Broadway are likely denizens of the theaters where they achieved their greatest successes, perhaps at the Neil Simon Theatre , for example.
'I don't think someone can appreciate how hard people in musical theater work if they've never done it.'
Sometimes doing the right thing pays and other times it doesn't. What's the right way to go when temptation is waved at you? The show "The Other Josh Cohen," now playing until March 16, 2014 at Millburn's Paper Mill Playhouse , is providing its answer to those age old questions.