BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2013 Tony Nominees- Nevin Steinberg on Creating Cinderella's Magical Sound
BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tonys Meet & Greet on May 1, 2013, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season.
Sat May 18, 2013
The hills are alive
The show premiered on Broadway in 1959, winning a Tony award for Best Musical in 1960, before Julie Andrews unforgettably played Maria, the fun-loving nun turned nanny who falls in love with her employer and wins over his children, in the iconic 1965 film production.
BWW Interviews: Julie Andrews is Practically Perfect on Her First Trip to Australia
For so many of us, Julie Andrews loomed large in our childhoods, a constant presence through repeated viewings of those two iconic films, MARY POPPINS, and THE SOUND of MUSIC.
Thu May 16, 2013
Julie Andrews on the sounds of her life
Julie Andrews is so well known across the world by generations of film fans for her roles in films such as The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins.
Tue May 14, 2013
Real life Sound of Music: Third-generation von Trapp singers call Austin home
"Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens." Chances are, most of you are familiar with those words.
BRIEF: NBC's live 'Sound of Music' with Carrie Underwood to debut Dec. 5
May 14--NBC has set Dec. 5 as the debut date of its live TV production of "The Sound of Music," starring Oklahoma's country music star Carrie Underwood.
Julie Andrews' intimate night in Perth
Julie Andrews no longer sings in public, the legacy of a botched operation on her vocal cords.
Mon May 13, 2013
Shana Farr Makes London Debut at The Crazy Coqs, Now thru May 18
Shana Farr , the multi-talented actress/singer who won the coveted Julie Wilson Award at the Mabel Mercer Foundation's 23rd Annual Cabaret Convention last October at Jazz at Lincoln Center, will make her London singing debut at The Crazy Coqs in London, England, tonight, May 14 - 18, 8:00 PM with two late-night shows May 17 - 18, 10:30 PM.
Sun May 12, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Entertainment - Sound of Music' hits high notes
Allison Spratt Pearce, starring as Maria in the San Diego Musical Theatre's staging of "Sound of Music," is "fiercely determined but warm and maternal as well.
Sat May 11, 2013
Colorado grads get advice from Mary Poppins star Julie Andrews
Actress Julie Andrews, invoking references to her beloved movies, urged more than 6,000 University of Colorado graduates Friday to "live lightly on this Earth and give generously." "Use your knowledge and your heart to stand up for those who can't stand, speak for those who can't speak, be a beacon of light for those whose lives have become dark," ... (more)
Fri May 10, 2013
Get Ready To Yodel In Brooklyn With Sing-A-Long-A Sound Of Music At Brooklyn Center
Looking for a fun, different, and quirky event to attend with your friends and family next weekend? Get your vocal chords warmed up and join us at Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday, May 19, at 1 p.m. for the screening of the Academy Award-winning movie musical The Sound of Music.
Shana Farr to Make London Debut at The Crazy Coqs, May 14-18
Shana Farr , the multi-talented actress/singer who won the coveted Julie Wilson Award at the Mabel Mercer Foundation's 23rd Annual Cabaret Convention last October at Jazz at Lincoln Center, will make her London singing debut at The Crazy Coqs in London, England, on May 14 - 18, 8:00 PM with two late-night shows May 17 - 18, 10:30 PM.
CU-Boulder graduation: Campus awards more than 6,000 degrees today
Julie Andrews gives the commencement address at the University of Colorado's spring graduation at Folsom Field on Friday, May 10, 2013.
Thu May 09, 2013
Julie Andrews addresses CU-Boulder graduates
The foothills will be alive with the sound of music, as Julie Andrews speaks to the University of Colorado, Boulder's more than 6,000 graduates.
Documentary explores Broadway Musicals' Jewish composers
Michael Kantor, who won an Emmy in 2005 for his "Broadway: The American Musical," a six-part series hosted by Julie Andrews, is back with yet another look at the Great White Way with ""Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy." Having explored the history of the New York stage in-depth in the award-winning series, the filmmaker was ready to move on.
Wed May 08, 2013
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Fort Wayne Civic Theatre adds a comic twist to 'Cinderella'
What: The Civic Theatre presents Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Cinderella," the beloved fairy tale about a young woman who meets her prince through the magic of a fairy godmother.
Tony-Nominated Cinderella to Launch National Tour
It's possible! The Tony Award-nominated revival of Cinderella will take its horse-drawn carriage on a national tour during the 2014-15 season.
What Do You Do With a Problem Like William Kelly?
In the classic movie "The Sound of Music," one of the popular songs is "Maria." Sung by the nuns, they ponder what to do with the meaning well, but sometimes troublesome, Maria, played by Julie Andrews.
Czech and Mexican Film Fests: Your Weekly To-Do List
The second annual touring Czech That Film Festival makes a pit stop at Los Angeles, bringing seven films over five days between today and June 3. Starting off the festival is writer-director Zdenek Jirasky with his first feature, Flower Buds , at the Billy Wilder Theater .
The Noe Valley Voice
More Books to Read
In this month's book list offered by Noe Valley librarians Susan Higgins and Catherine Starr, you will find a posthumous novel by singer Woody Guthrie, the Nolo guide to maximizing retirement, and a treasury of songs selected by actress Julie Andrews and daughter Emma Walton Hamilton.