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Now Playing Onstage in St. Paul - Week of 3/09/2014
GODSPELL Lyric Arts Main Street Stage 2/14-3/16/2014 Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew , and featuring a sparkling score by Stephen Schwartz -the composer and lyricist behind both Pippin and Wicked-Godspell brings the parables of Jesus Christ humanly and hearteningly to life.
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Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 3/09/2014
PIPPIN FIELD SCHOOL 3/14-3/15/2014 Once upon a time, a young prince longed to discover the secret of true happiness and fulfillment.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
2014 high school musicals: Sullivan County; Pike County, Pa.
It's high school musical time, and hundreds of Hudson Valley/Catskills students have been busy dancing, singing, learning lines, building sets and putting in the long hours it takes to put on a quality show.
Stage Tube: On This Day 3/6- Stephen Schwartz
Welcome to BWW's ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre history! Happy Birthday, Stephen Schwartz ! In a career spanning over four decades, Schwartz has written such hit musicals as Godspell , Pippin and Wicked .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
WICKED National Tour Announces $25 Lottery Policy for Majestic Theatre Run, 3/12-30
A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Majestic Theatre for 24 performances, March 12-30.
Verkaik and More To Perform At Anderson and Petty's You are Home, St James Theatre, March 22
Charlotte Wakefield burst onto the West End musical theatre scene when she played the role of Wendla in the Olivier Award winning musical Spring Awakening before going on to play roles such as Sophie in Mamma Mia and Maria in the WhatsOnStage Award-winning The Sound Of Music at Regents Park.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Doings Weekly
Chicago Gay Men's Chorus presents its Oak Brook winter concert
It's always exciting hearing the Chicago Gay Men's Chorus singing en masse but it's equally enjoyable when members of the group sing solo parts.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
In 'Children of Eden,' performance rises above score
It's no paradise, but the current production of "Children of Eden," produced by Virginia Musical Theater at the Sandler Center in Virginia Beach, is blessed with some knock-out-fine vocals by the leads and pleasant choral work by a supporting cast of more than 50. If anything, the performance is better than the rather lackluster score demands.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
CD East graduate Ciara Renee gains starring role in Broadway hit musical 'Pippin'
Harrisburg native Ciara Renee, who first gained notice last year for her portrayal of The Witch in "Big Fish," has now been cast in one of the two leading roles for the Tony Award-winning musical, "Pippin."
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Virginia Musical Theatre Stages Children of Eden, Now thru 3/2
Virginia Musical Theatre, the Commonwealth's professional musical theatre, announces a one-weekend engagement of Children of Eden by Stephen Schwartz and John Caird .
Rags the Musical in Concert to Play the Lyric Theatre, April 28
Aria Entertainment and Knockhardy Productions present Rags The Musical in Concert by Joseph Stein , Charles Strouse and Stephen Schwartz for one night only on Monday 28th April, 7.30pm, at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Spotlight Productions Presents Godspell March 7th, 8th
Prepare ye for Godspell, the beloved classic from Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer of Wicked and Pippin.
BWW Interviews: Pierre Brault's Staging of Children of Eden Is Anything But Traditional
Virginia Musical Theatre's limited production of CHILDREN OF EDEN by Stephen Schwartz will play four shows February 28 - March 2 at The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
WICKED to Offer Day-Of Lottery During Aronoff Center Run, 3/5-23
A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Aronoff Center with performances from March 5 - 23. Two and one-half hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at the Aronoff Center box office will have their names placed in a lottery drum; thirty minutes ... (more)
Sun Feb 23, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
'Pippin,' 'Book of Mormon,' 'Dirty Dancing' on Straz's 2014-15 Broadway series
Come next spring, we could be in for lots of come-hither advertising to the tune of "Join us, leave your fields to flower, join us, leave your cheese to sour a " But with hope, you will not be wasting an hour or two, as goes the next line in Magic to Do , when the Broadway revival of Pippin comes to the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing ... (more)
Wed Feb 19, 2014
BWW Review: World Premiere Musical Witness Uganda at American Repertory Theater
Performances through March 16 at American Repertory Theater at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA; Box Office 617-547-8300 or www.amrep.org The American Repertory Theater and Artistic Director Diane Paulus provide the latest testing ground for the new musical Witness Uganda , the autobiographical creation of Griffin Matthews ... (more)
Stephen Schwartz & Dee Dee Bridgewater to Present at Bistro Awards Honoring Ben Vereen, 3/4
The 29th Annual Bistro Awards gala, set to take place on Tuesday, March 4, has announced two new presenters.
RiverTowne Players preparing musical - Pippin' for March, April
The show will run for three weeks. Performances are March 28, 29, April 4, 5, 11 and 12 at 8 p.m., with two 3 p.m. matinees on March 30 and April 6. "Pippin" was the 2013 Tony Award-winning musical for Best Revival.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
BWW Reviews: GODSPELL is a Valentine from Crown Uptown Theatre to Wichita
Godspell, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and directed by Matthew S. Rumsey is well into it's four week run at the Crown Uptown Dinner Theatre.