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10 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Happy Holy Week and Passover time, peeps! Spring festivals fill the air. I don't know if this means you have more free time or less, or more family time at home or out and about.
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10 min ago | KETK
Tony-nominated baritone Ron Raines and Broadway conductor Donald Pippin will offer their professional expertise during a musical theater master class at Tyler Junior College.
3 hrs ago | News Times
Rachel Schulte will be among the cast of "The Gingerbread Pimp," which ends this year's season of Musical Mondays at Curtain Call theater company in Stamford, Conn.
7 hrs ago | River Front Times
As a rule, Broadway musicals don't do subtlety. But Once , the little tale of almost-love that opened last week at the Fox Theatre, breaks with many Broadway conventions, exchanging its over-the-top sets and bombast for a wistful and somewhat hokey sentimentality about what might have been.
9 hrs ago | Town Topics
Harrison Kaufman and Christopher Anselmo like to joke that they're too young to drink, but they can write a musical.
11 hrs ago | The Spectrum
There are many Beatles tribute bands, but most are content to stick to the colossal task of performing the Fab Four's music while also dressing and acting like the lads from Liverpool.
A new book outlining the career of noted multi-award-winning Broadway and Hollywood composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz titled THE MUSICAL THEATER OF Stephen Schwartz : FROM GODSPELL TO WICKED AND BEYOND by Paul Laird is out today, April 16. The official description of THE MUSICAL THEATER OF Stephen Schwartz is as follows: "As the composer/lyricist ... (more)
Sebastien Izambard, left, Urs Buhler, David Miller and Carlos Marin are doing a program of Broadway tunes for Il Divo's latest tour.
Certain films stand the test of time due to the characters presented in the film, a crowd participation type theme that may be installed, or the fact that it's just a damn good movie.
An outstanding production of "South Pacific" opened on Sunday night at the Paper Mill Playhouse .
Rock of Ages the theme for Musical Monday , presented by Musical Theater Heritage , played on the stage at the Off Center Theatre on April 14. Kristin Hanggi the Tony Award nominated Broadway Director is in Kansas City for the production.
Best known as TV's "Barney Miller" and rooted in the musical theater, Hal Linden says it this way: "The big band era died on me, and I wasn't comfortable with rock and roll so I went into theater."
Kristin Chenoweth stopped by the Bravo Clubhouse last night and told host Andy Cohen that she's coming back to Broadway! When a musical theater fan called into the show to ask the actress which musical she would love to do on the Great White Way, she replied, "I think there's big news coming which I can't say yet, but someday I'd like to play ... (more)
Those audience-pleasing Marvelous Wonderettes are back at the Oregon Cabaret Theatre.
On Broadway, talented people tend to rise to the top, especially young triple threats like Joshua Henry .
Award-winning composer and lyricist Joe Iconis will take the stage on Monday, May 5, 2014 at New World Stages as part of Murder for Two 's newly launched concert series Murderous Musical Mondays.
Tickets go on sale April 15 for the Winter Park Playhouse's 2014-15 season of musical-theater productions.