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19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Lyric Music Theater Stages Young Frankenstein, Now thru 5/3

"IT'S ALIIIIIVE!" From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation The Producers, comes this monster of a new musical, based on the 1974 comedic film masterpiece written by Mel B rooks and Gene Wilder ! This winner of the 2008 Outer Critics Circle Award is not without scary and hilarious complications.

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Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

Bullets Over Broadway Cuts 'F*ck' from Wednesday Matinees

Bullets Over Broadway , written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film, is now in its first official week of performances at the St. James Theater, and according to an Instagram from Helne Yorke , who plays Olive, the show is making a minor change for its matinee audiences.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

VIDEO: Iglehart, Nicholaw & More Go Behind-the-Scenes of ALADDIN on 'Nightline'

Disney's Aladdin , the new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, opened to critical acclaim on March 20th, 2014 at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Fight from the Heart! ROCKY First Listen - Preview Five Songs from...

The new original Broadway cast recording of ROCKY will be released on May 27th, 2014, and the show just revealed a preview of five tracks from the album.

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BroadwayWorld.com

ROCKY's Cast Album Tracklist Announced; Release Set for 5/27

Universal Music Enterprises, Stage Entertainment USA, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Sylvester Stallone announced today the forthcoming release of the new original Broadway cast recording of ROCKY, on May 27th, 2014 .

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BroadwayWorld.com

VIDEO: Cast of ALADDIN Perform 'Arabian Nights' on GMA

Disney's Aladdin , the new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, opened to critical acclaim on March 20th, 2014 at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

South County High School Theatre to Stage the Producers, 5/2-10

Could you use a good laugh and a burst of spring? South County High School Theatre delivers just that with the musical comedy, The Producers, May 2-3, and May 9-10, 2014, at Dale Rumberger Performing Arts Center.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Woody aims for a hit with 'Bullets Over Broadway'

'Sex without love is a meaningless experience, but as meaningless experiences go, it's pretty da--d good," wrote somebody named Woody.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in St. Louis - Week of 4/13/2014

ONCE Fox Theatre 4/8-4/20/2014 The producers of ONCE, the acclaimed new Broadway musical, announced today that The Road Company is putting together a US national tour that will launch in the summer of 2013.

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Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 4/13/2014

FOOTLOOSE West Linn Wilsonville School 4/10-4/15/2014 One of the most explosive movie musicals in recent memory bursts onto the live stage with exhilarating results.

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The Northern Echo

THE Chester-le-Street Theatre Group needs the use of eight Zimmer frames for its next production.

It is rehearsing the Mel Brooks classic The Producers, which it will stage in the town's Park View School from Wednesday to Saturday, July 9 to 12. Bill Watson, the group's press officer, said: "We need eight Zimmer frames.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Video: Karen Ziemba Sings it had to Be You at Opening Night Party for Bullets Over Broadway

The world premiere production of the brand new musical comedy Bullets Over Broadway , written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film opened Thursday night at the St. James Theatre.

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BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Stroman Knocks 'Em Dead with Bullets Over Broadway

It's been thirteen years since the director/choreographer helped cause otherwise reasonable adults to consider selling their infants or offering sexual favors to box office personnel to acquire a pair for The Producers .

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Coverage: Inside Bullets Over Broadway's Opening Night Arrivals

All of Broadway's brightest stars gathered last night at the St. James Theatre to celebrate the opening of the brand new musical comedy Bullets Over Broadway .

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

National Public Radio

Review: A Glorious 'Bullets Over Broadway' Kills

The new musical "Bullets Over Broadway" begins with a Mafia goon firing a machine gun into the theater curtain, spelling out the title of the show.

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Back Stage

'The Producers'

Santa Monica's Morgan-Wixson Theatre W. Joseph Anderson and Meredith Wright, prods.; Anne Gesling, dir./musical dir.; Lauren Blair, choreo.

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Financial Times

Bullets Over Broadway, St James Theatre, New York

"They go wild, simply wild, over me," sings Helen Sinclair, an ageing diva, in a deluded attempt to persuade David Shayne, a fledgling playwright, of her enduring appeal.

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The Daily Beast

Woody Allen Returns to BroadwayBy Brian Spitulnik

Bullets Over Broadway seems ripe for musicalization, though the audience may wonder if the on-stage story is Allen's comment on, or defense of, the moral responsibility of an artist.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Rivertown Theaters closes out spring season with 'Young Frankenstein'

The cast and crew are in place for Rivertown Theaters' spring season-ending production of "Young Frankenstein," and it's a monster, all right.

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Playbill

Masterworks Broadway to Release Bullets Over Broadway Cast Album in June

A Broadway cast album for the new Woody Allen musical Bullets Over Broadway , featuring songs from the 1920s and 30s, will be released by Masterworks Broadway in June.

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Directed by Susan Stroman

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