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  1. Simon Bailey, Cynthia Erivo, Eva Noblezada and More to Join Georgia...Read the original story

    14 min ago |

    ... in Heels with Paul Spicer and Julie Atherton , and she has taught master classes at several of the finest musical theater schools in the UK. Georgia wrote the original musicals Big Red Sun (Arlen Award winner with playwright John Jiler ); The Danger ...


  2. Sehome grad Akilah Williams returns from New York to BellinghamRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hispanic Business

    ... theater and music (and a little dance) at . I graduated from Emerson cum laude with a bachelor's degree in musical theater and dance. Q: How did you first become enamored with performing? A: I have always had a soft spot for performing, particularly ...


  3. Old Globe's - Bright Star' merely flickers in the darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... The Musical : A musical spoof of-you guessed it-musicals, with humorous takes on several masters of musical theater, such as Stephen Sondheim and Rodgers and Hammerstein. Presented by the Oceanside Theatre Company, it opens Oct. 3 at The Brooks ...


  4. Here's How 'Aladdin' Star Adam Jacobs Made It On BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Genesee Country Express

    ... was a cabaret singer in Vegas, so I guess it skipped a generation." In middle school he got into musical theater - and as a high school student at St. Ignatius College Preparatory, he landed the leading roles of Billy Bigelow in "Carousel," and Che ...


  5. Kurt Weill Foundation for Music Launches 2015 Lotte Lenya CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Kim H. Kowalke, President of The Kurt Weill Foundation for Music, announced today the launch of the 2015 Lotte Lenya Competition, a program of the Foundation. The Lotte Lenya Competition seeks exceptionally talented young singer/actors who excel in a wide range of musical theater styles for the 2015 contest.


  6. Chris Van Cleave and Friends to Play Fallon House Theatre, 10/13Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... Box Office at 209-532-3120 . "I place no restrictions on my songwriting," Van Cleave said. "I've explored musical theater, gospel, rhythm and blues, folk, rock, jazz, country." Among his influences he credits The Beatles, Cat Stevens, Dylan Song, ...


  7. T.S. Eliot Gives Us A Tour of His $1.35M Gloucester HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... Eliot also penned such classic poems as "The Dry Salvages," "The Waste Land," and "The Hollow Men." For you musical theater fans, his works are also the basis for Andrew Lloyd Weber's Broadway hit "Cats." So who better to walk us through the home ...


  8. 'Dirty Dancing' delivers beloved story and timeless dance moves in CincinnatiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    "Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage" is the musical theater version of the 1987 hit movie "Dirty Dancing," which is a dramatic, coming-of-age story driven by popular dance. The production will run through Sunday, Oct. 5 at Cincinnati's Aronoff Center for the Arts.


  9. Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn announces November dates for new education serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn has announced the launch of a new education service for high school students who aim to study theater or musical theater in college. Paper Mill Prep is a college discovery and audition coaching program.


  10. Upcoming Talent Show Fundraiser To Award Cash Prizes To WinnersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Osprey Observer

    Individuals who are a fans of America's Got Talent or any of the other shows of the same genre, will enjoy Brandon's Got Talent, Too! on Wednesday, October 15 at Center Place beginning at 6:30 p.m. Guests will see local talented residents performing a variety of acts ranging from vocalists and pianists to comedic acts. Lisa Westcott, a community theatre veteran and director of the Joshua Generation Musical Theater Company, is the organizer of Brandon's Got Talent, Too! Westcott said, "The Joshua Generation Musical Theater Discipleship, in conjunction with The Shining Starz Dance Studio, where the Joshua Generation discipleship trains, had a desire to provide an event that our community could participate in together.


  11. Get Your Tickets for Amity's Music In Motion ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Orange Live

    The Amity High School Music Department is currently in production for its fall Music in Motion production. This new concept incorporates ideas brought forward from the marching arts, and moves them to the stage for an entertaining production of music, dance, and musical theater.


  12. Ann J. Brannigan, 84, Of Westport, Television PerformerRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice

    Brannigan was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., and graduated high school and moved to New York City along with her mother and grandmother to pursue a career in dance and musical theater. She worked for more than 15 years dancing and performing on Broadway.


  13. 'Jekyll & Hyde to put a chill in the air on Oct. 10 at Symphony HallRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... theater was her calling. She attended The Hartt School of Music in Connecticut, where she earned her BFA in musical theater in May 2012. Today, based out of New York City, her parents still reside in Southborough. "Jekyll & Hyde" made its Broadway ...


  14. 'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 1st, 2014Read the original story

    14 hrs ago |

    As Super September comes to a close, it is followed by an even bigger Super October! After such openings as the superbly received " Cats " at the Paramount Theatre and " A Kurt Weill Cabaret " from Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre , the amazingly split-decision opening of " Evil Dead " at the Broadway Playhouse and the world regional premiere of " Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown " in suburban Munster , well, October is about to burst upon us with even more exciting musical theater offerings from and for the Chicagoland musical theater community. Where to begin, where to begin?? There are four big openings by northside theater companies that have had denizens of the Mosh Pit atwitter in recent weeks.


  15. Grind: the Movie With Anthony Rapp Out Online TodayRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    ... and soon reveals his own dark agenda. The story is enhances by a pop/electronica score which combines musical theater storytelling with a bold Top 40 sensibility. "GRIND was inspired by my experiences and those of friends using hook-up apps, the ...


  16. The WilliesWASHINGTON Post Gets an Earful After Ufo RevelationsRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... down the road. No, the party was to thank my mother for writing, directing, choreographing and starring in musical theater entertainments there for close to 40 years. And it was unprecedented; it's the first time this condo, with over 1,000 ...


  17. On Native GroundTHE Right and Wrong Way to Deal with TerrorismRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2010 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- In 2002, I went to Florida for the auditions for one of my mother's musical theater productions.


  18. BWW Blog: Christopher Vo of on the Town - Previews, Choreography and MoreRead the original story

    22 hrs ago |

    ... why the choreography in this production of On The Town is being heralded by many as the pinnacle of dance in musical theater today. Perhaps most importantly, Josh stays focused on clear story telling in the musical's many ballet sequences. There's ...


  19. The art and business of burlesque | The Eastside SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mercer Island Reporter

    ... front of 200 people." O'Hart has been performing burlesque for the past two years in stage acts she calls "musical theater with tits." "You have your foundations, your blushes, your eyeshadows and your fake lashes," she says, rifling through a ...


  20. See Rancid Play Three Punky Ragers From New AlbumRead the original story

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    ... singer and guitarist Tim Armstrong has been especially busy with other projects. In 2011, he launched a musical theater series for the web called Tim Timebomb's RockNRoll Theater . The debut episode featured AFI frontman Davey Havok and Rancid ...