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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: Meet Exotic Ivy Smith! by Broadway By Ghostlight

It's another prop table Tuesday! This week I'm sharing a fun prop from the glorious 2014 revival of On The Town. Starring Tony Yazbeck, Megan Fairchild, Alysha Umphress, Jay Armstrong Johnso…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: A Showy Show Boat Relic! by Broadway By Ghostlight

It's another Prop Table Tuesday and today I share another one of my favorite pieces, this time all the way from 1927. A fake playbill for the show-within-a-show in the landmark musical Show …

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Bat Boy: Bloody Musical Mayhem! by Broadway By Ghostlight

Today I breakdown the history and plot of the Off-Broadway modern cult classic! Written by Laurence O'Keefe of Leally Blonde and Heathers, Bat Boy burst onto the scene in 2001 leaving a trai…

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Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: Four Very Real (Fake) Playbills! by Broadway By Ghostlight

How is it Tuesday again already?! But that just means it's time to share some props! This week I'm showing off FOUR prop Playbills from various fake musicals. Definitely one of my favorite (…

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Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: The Cane of His Existence (ft. GAVIN CREEL!) by Broadway By Ghostlight

Today, I share a unique cane used by the one-and-only Gavin Creel in the 2016 revival of She Loves Me. Gavin Creel was nice enough to record his memories of the amazing prop and I can't wait…

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Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: Ziegfeld and His Awesome Knockers by Broadway By Ghostlight

It's another Prop Table Tuesday! Today I share a relic from the heyday of the Broadway Revue. Florenz Ziegfeld is one of the greatest impresarios of the day and one of the reasons was unique…

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: A Li’l Piece Of Golden Age History by Broadway By Ghostlight

Another Prop Table Tuesday is upon us and today I'm sharing one of my favorite pieces that comes from not only one of my favorite movie musicals but one from the Golden Age. Come check out w…

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Sunday, August 14, 2022

13 Facts About 13 The Musical by Broadway By Ghostlight

With the film adaptation of the Broadway musical 13 hitting the small screens this week courtesy of #Netflix, I thought it was the perfect time to take a look into this modern middle school …

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: A Legally Awesome Prop by Broadway By Ghostlight

Welcome back to Broadway By Ghostlight and another Prop Table Tuesday! This week I'm sharing a prop from an iconic number in Legally Blonde the musical. Featured in one of the most athletic …

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: Bernadette Peters Invited Us Where?? by Broadway By Ghostlight

It's another Prop Table Tuesday! This week I share a prop that in the focused of my favorite showtune! This special invitation to a Weekend In The Country from A Little Night Music also feat…

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: A Wickedly Awesome Prop by Broadway By Ghostlight

It's Prop Table Tuesday! Today, I share a prop from the smash-hit musical #Wicked. It's the prop I always wanted from the show and one I think encapsulates the whole feel of Oz in a single p…

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Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: A Thoroughly Modern Prop by Broadway By Ghostlight

Welcome back to another Prop Table Tuesday! Today I share a fun prop from #ThoroughlyModernMillie that I just adore. Sutton Foster's performance blew me away when I saw the OBC and I'm so lu…

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Sunday, July 17, 2022

Schmigadoon! Season 02: Everything We Know So Far about Schmicago! by Broadway By Ghostlight

Season 2 of the hit AppleTV+ show Schmigadoon! is officially a go! I'm here, along with Drunk Broadway, to breakdown everything we currently know about the new season, now to be called "Schm…

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Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Prop Table Tuesday: Monkeying with Cabaret by Broadway By Ghostlight

In the first video of the new Prop Table Tuesday series, I share an iconic and rare costume piece from the 2014 revival of Cabaret starring Alan Cumming and Michelle Williams. While the cost…

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Sunday, June 12, 2022

Tony Awards Trivia To Impress Your Friends by Broadway By Ghostlight

Today is the 75th Annual Tony Awards, so I thought it'd be a great opportunity to share some fun and fascinating Tony Award history and trivia so you can blow everyone away with your knowled…

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Sunday, May 22, 2022

Giants and Muppets and Cher, Oh My! The 'Into The Woods" Film We *Almost* Got by Broadway By Ghostlight

This week I go through not one, not two but FIVE potential casts for a film version of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into The Woods. Spearheaded in the early 90s, this proposed film ve…

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Monday, May 2, 2022

Broadway Breakdown: Drat! The Cat! by Broadway By Ghostlight

In this edition of the Broadway Breakdown series, we look at the hilarious mega-flop Drat! The Cat! from 1965. It starred Elliot Gould and Leslie Ann Warren and was written by Ira Levin. Not…

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Sunday, April 3, 2022

Theatre Content Creators You Should Know by Broadway By Ghostlight

This week, besides plugging my own work (which of course I do) I wanted to highlight some amazing theatre-related content and content creators that I think you'll really love. From web-serie…

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Sunday, March 20, 2022

10 Things You May Not Know About Sweet Charity by Broadway By Ghostlight

Britney Spears as Charity?!? The classic 1960's musical Sweet Charity is beloved by Broadway buffs everywhere. Helmed by Bob Fosse for his wife and Broadway star Gwen Verdon, its history if…

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Sunday, March 6, 2022

Broadway Background: Shubert Alley by Broadway By Ghostlight

In this video, we explore a tiny little alley that not only sits at the heart of Broadway, but in many ways IS the heart of Broadway: Shubert Alley. We explore the history of the alley and i…

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Sunday, February 13, 2022

The Prop Table #3 - Fabulous Flops by Broadway By Ghostlight

In today's installment, we look at some fun props and memorabilia from some short-lived Broadway flops like Diana the Musical, Dance of the Vampires, King Kong, Chaplin and more.

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Monday, January 31, 2022

Broadway Breakdown: Starmites by Broadway By Ghostlight

In this next Broadway Breakdown. we explore Innerspace with Starmites! A bopping 80's Broadway flop that has since become a cult favorite. Full of camp and killer songs, Starmites is a show …

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021

The Prop Table #2: Broadway Flea 2021 Haul! by Broadway By Ghostlight

In this second installment of our Prop Table series, I'll share my most recent acquisitions from the 35th annual BC/EFA Flea Market! I was able to snag amazing props from shows like Hamilton…

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Saturday, October 2, 2021

Broadway Background: The Broadway Flea Market! by Broadway By Ghostlight

Every year, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) hosts the Broadway Flea Market in the heart of Times Square. You never know what treasures you might find at the dozens of tables or th…

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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

The (Almost) REAL Captain America Musical! by Broadway By Ghostlight

We take a look at a Broadway bound Captain America musical from 1985 that never saw the light of day. I'll share who was cast, what the plot was and even some of the proposed song titles. Wi…

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Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Broadway Breakdown: Goldilocks by Broadway By Ghostlight

In this video we break down the musical Goldilocks from 1958, starring Don Ameche and the one-and-only Elaine Stritch in her first starring role in a musical. The musical, which has nothing …

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Sunday, August 22, 2021

In Comes Company: Jaime Camil by Broadway By Ghostlight

The unfairly incredible Jaime Camil drops by and we chat about his theatrical past, his time on Jane the Virgin, and of course, all things Schmigadoon! Jaime drops some juicy behind-the-scen…

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Monday, August 16, 2021

Corn Puddin' Time! - Live Hangout / AMA! by Broadway By Ghostlight

To celebrate all the Schmiadoon! episodes being out and this channel reaching (now well over) 1,000 subscribers, Lacie and I are going to make a batch of corn pudding (our first ever!) and I…

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Sunday, August 15, 2021

Schmigadoon Schmeakdown!: Episode 6 - References, Easter Eggs, and more! (ft. Drunk Broadway) by Broadway By Ghostlight

I can't believe we're already at the final episode of the #AppleTVPlus love letter to musicals, Schmigadoon!, though hopefully we're in for several more seasons. There are some amazing refer…

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Sunday, August 8, 2021

Schmigadoon Schmeakdown!: Episode 05 - References, Easter Eggs, and More! (ft. Drunk Broadway) by Broadway By Ghostlight

Blerkie may always always never get her man, but we get an amazing new episode of #Schmigadoon! This episode is crammed full of wonderful and wonderfully sneaky easter eggs and references. I…

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Sunday, August 1, 2021

Schmigadoon Schmeakdown!: Episode 04 - References, Easter Eggs and more! (ft. Drunk Broadway) by Broadway By Ghostlight

The newest (and dare I say best so far) episode of #Schmigadoon is here! It's full of not only great plot developments and more incredible music, but this episode is jam-packed with fun east…

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