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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Top Ten Broadway – Theater related videos on youtube by Theater Advisor

Here are the Top Ten Broadway – theater related videos on Youtube as of August, 2012. (Criteria for selection: must be performed by an actor or actress that has been on Broadway, West …

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Thursday, June 14, 2012

Candace Bergen of The Best man to appear on Rock Center with Brian Williams by Theater Advisor

CANDICE BERGEN A STROKE SURVIVOR TALKS ABOUT HER CAREER AND LIFE WITH HARRY SMITH ON NBC THUSRDAY 6/14/’12 AT 10PM  Candice Bergen is one of the great beauties – and most famous…

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Thursday, May 31, 2012

Broadway Season Sales reach all-time High at over $1B by Theater Advisor

Broadway’s season statistics are in and things look great. The 2011-2012 season, which began May 30, 2011 and ended May 27, yielded $1,139,311,457 in grosses, up 5.4% from last season. ”…

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Tuesday, May 22, 2012

New 007 Film out in November starring Daniel Craig and a bevy of Broadway stars by Theater Advisor

It is always fun when a new James Bond film comes out.  Who doesn’t love 007, the suave, almost super-hero agent that narrowly escapes harm at every turn and always gets the bad guys.…

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Monday, May 21, 2012

SNL goes to Sister Act in Lazy Sunday 2 video by Theater Advisor

Check out Andy Samberg and Chris Parnell as they take to the streets of New York once again on a Sunday in their new video Lazy Sunday 2.  Following up the smash hit video “Chronicles…

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Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Twitterverse all abuzz over the Tony Awards Nominations by Theater Advisor

Here's the latest Twitter buzz from today's announcement of the Tony Nominations for 2012

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Opening Night for Off-Broadway’s Rated P Broadway and Television stars set to attend by Theater Advisor

It’s Opening night for the new Off-Broadway musical comedy Rated P…for Parenthood. With book and lyrics by Sandy Rustin, music and lyrics by Dan Lipton & David Rossmer and …

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Friday, April 15, 2011

Protected: Baby It’s You! Blogger night free tickets by Theater Advisor

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War Horse opens on Broadway-Audiences weep, did the critics? by Theater Advisor

War Horse opened last evening April 14, 2011 at Lincoln Center Theater’s Vivian Beaumont Theatre.  The production has had a successful run in London first at The national Theatre then…

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Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Chris Rock Debuts on Broadway in Motherf**ker with the Hat by Theater Advisor

Chris Rock, the super-star stand up comedian, made his Broadway debut on April 11, 2011 in the aptly titled comedy MotherF**ker With the Hat. The play, by Stephen Adly Gurguis, has the unpro…

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Monday, April 11, 2011

Broadway Grosses week ending 4-10-2011 by Theater Advisor

Broadway grosses for the week ending April 10, 2011 are in. OVerall numbers increased once again. With total grosses rising over $1.1MM and attendance increasing by over 22K. (Although 75K s…

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Catch Me If You Can Musical opens on Broadway Review Roundup Critics score=2.3 Stars by Theater Advisor

Sara Krulwich/NY Times Catch Me If You Can the Musical opened on Broadway last evening April 10, 2011. The reviews are in. So far audience buzz on the show has been strong with TheaterAdviso…

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Friday, April 8, 2011

Anything Goes starring Sutton Foster and Joel Grey opens on Broadway – Review Roundup by Theater Advisor

Anything Goes starring Tony Award winners Sutton Foster and Joel Grey and directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall opened on Broadway April 7, 2011. The buzz from th…

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Thursday, April 7, 2011

Alec Baldwin says ’30 Rock’ is over in 2012, will he come back to Broadway? by Theater Advisor

Alec Baldwin has noted in an interview with NY Magazine’s Culture Vulture Blog (quoted in our storify below) that NBC’s hit show ’30 Rock’ will end after the 2012 s…

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Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Broadway Grosses for week ending 4-3-2011 by Theater Advisor

The Broadway grosses for the week ending April 3, 2011 are in. 38 shows playing on Broadway, with 11 in previews and one opening last week.  Overall gross numbers were slightly up from last…

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Offering Theater Fans the Lowest Price for Spider-man: Turn off the Dark Tickets! by Theater Advisor

Spider-man: Turn off the Dark is turning into one of Broadway’s most engaging and lively stage shows in Times Square.  Theater-goers agree that Spidey is now topping the charts as Broadw…

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Thursday, March 31, 2011

Robin Williams makes Broadway debut in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo by Theater Advisor

A Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo opened tonight at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway. The play, starring Robin Williams in his Broadway debut, is a Pulitzer Prize short lister and is …

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2011 Lucille Lortel Award Nominations Announced by Theater Advisor

2011 Lucille Lortel Awards will be held May 1, 2011, 7pm. The nominations are to be announced on April 1, 2011 and we’ve got them here first.       NOMINATIONS FOR THE …

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Sister Act Preview Performance Audience Buzz=Hallelujah by Theater Advisor

Sister Act started preview performances on Broadway on March24, 2011 at the Broadway Theatre.  The first 3 performances went clean (sold out) and people are starting to talk about the sho…

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Monday, March 28, 2011

Broadway Grosses Week Ending 3-27-2011 by Theater Advisor

Broadway Grosses for the week ending March 27, 2011 are in. Some newcomers to the party as well as a few openings during the week. Overall numbers were down from last week with total gross a…

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World Theatre Day ’11 recap by Theater Advisor

Yesterday, March 27, 2011 was World Theatre Day. There were celebrations all over the world commemorating the day. We grabbed a sample of the numerous tweets about the day and assembled them…

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Sunday, March 27, 2011

How To Succeed starring Daniel Radcliffe Opens on Broadway to mixed reviews and great audience buzz by Theater Advisor

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (4.5 Stars on theaterAdvisor) starring Daniel Radcliffe and John Laroquette opened on Broadway March 27, 2011. The production is directed by …

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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Book of Mormon opens on Broadway to rave reviews and enthusiastic audience buzz by Theater Advisor

The Book of Mormon, the new musical from South Park and Avenue Q creators Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez opened on Broadway March 24, 2011 at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre, dire…

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Wednesday, March 23, 2011

John Leguizamo’s Ghetto Klown Review and Twitter BuzzRoundup by Theater Advisor

John Leguizamo’s new one man show Ghetto Klown opened on Broadway March 22, 2011. the published reviews from critics and bloggers are mainly positive with criticism focusing on the len…

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Monday, March 21, 2011

Broadway Grosses for week ending 3-20-2011 by Theater Advisor

The Broadway grosses for the week ending March 20, 2011 are in. 31 shows running on Broadway this week with 11 shows in previews this past week. One opening, Priscilla Queen of the Desert. �…

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Priscila Queen of the Desert Review and Twitter-Facebook Roundup by Theater Advisor

Priscilla Queen of the Desert opened on Broadway last evening March 20, 2011 at the Palace Theatre. Reviews are in and although mixed from the critics, they are raves from the people that bu…

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Saturday, March 19, 2011

Kathy Griffin on Broadway closes-will she be back? by Theater Advisor

Kathy Griffin Wants a Tony closes this evening, March 19, 2011, after 10 shows. The social buzz on the show has been, as expected, great. Will she return before the Tony Awards? Kathy’…

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Friday, March 18, 2011

Arcadia starring Billy Crudup and Raul Esparza opens on Broadway to positive buzz and mixed reviews by Theater Advisor

Arcadia opened last night, March 17, 2011, on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. The revival production is loaded with an a-list talent and creative team headed by the great Tom Stoppa…

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Thursday, March 17, 2011

Be Part of the A-List Crowd at these Broadway Theater Hot-Spots by Theater Advisor

The Broadway Theater experience continues long after the curtains close at the end of the performance. For Theater-goers in New York City, the after-show destination is where the excitement …

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Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Bedford’s Whimsical Rendition of The Importance of Being Earnest hits Cinemas in June by Theater Advisor

Brian Bedford, the director and star of The Importance of Being Earnest , embraced exactly the opposite notion when creating the spectacle that will soon debut in Cinemas.  Bedford shows th…

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Monday, March 14, 2011

Broadway Grosses week ending 3-13-2011 by Theater Advisor

The Broadway grosses for the week ending March 13, 2011 are in. 29 shows running on Broadway this week with 9 shows in previews and 4 new shows starting performances last week. overall numbe…

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