Friday, October 1, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek of The Broadway Set Miniatures Exhibit at The New York Public Library by Playbill

The iconic sets of Company, Follies, Evita, The Phantom of the Opera, A Little Night Music, and Sweeney Todd can currently be seen in miniature form, re-created with LEGO bricks by creator H…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:07PM
Saturday, September 25, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Sara Farb and Steve Ross by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Sara Farb and Steve Ross, hosted by Stephanie Johns. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the Finally There's Sun…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:06PM
Saturday, August 28, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Sean Arbuckle and Arlene Duncan by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Sean Arbuckle and Arlene Duncan, hosted by Lois Adamson. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss this year's product…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:48AM
Thursday, August 26, 2021

Photos: Henry Lee's Reimagined Lego Broadway Sets Are on Display This Fall at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

Company, Follies, Evita, The Phantom of the Opera, A Little Night Music, Sweeney Todd. These popular Broadway shows and iconic sets will be seen like never before in the new pop-up installat…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:08PM
Saturday, August 7, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Gabriel Antonacci and Jacob MacInnis by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Gabriel Antonacci and Jacob MacInnis, hosted by Lois Adamson. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the Play On! C…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:54PM
Saturday, July 24, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Evangelia Kambites and Thom Allison by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Evangelia Kambites and Thom Allison, hosted by Stephanie Johns. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the You Can'…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:54AM
Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Martha Swope by JK

One of my favorite things as a theater fan is looking at show photos. They are all truly art. These days, if you look at the credit under the picture, you'll likely see names like Joan Marcu…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Friday, May 21, 2021

Noseda and the NSO: String Serenade by The Kennedy Center

Enjoy some of classical music's most inspiring and enduring orchestra works featuring strings. Music Director Gianandrea Noseda leads the National Symphony Orchestra in a performance filmed …

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:33PM

Jessie Buckley and Eddie Redmayne Confirmed for London Cabaret by Beth Stevens

Jessie Buckley and Eddie Redmayne are officially coming to Cabaret, old chum. As previously reported, BAFTA -nominated actress Buckley will play Sally Bowles and Oscar, BAFTA, Tony and Olivi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:48AM
Thursday, May 13, 2021

THE LION KING - Introducing Kayi Ushe as Simba in London's West End by Disney On Broadway

He just can’t wait - Londoner Kayi Ushe is set to take over the role of ‘Simba’ when Disney’s award-winning musical, THE LION KING, returns to the London stage this Summer! Having pe…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:36PM
Friday, May 7, 2021

Broadway Games: How Well Do You Know Your Flop Playbills Covers by JK

BROADWAY GAMES: How Well Do You Know Your Flop Playbill Covers? Can you recognize these shows from their Playbill covers - just the banner and a little bit of the logo? Good luck! 1.  …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:24AM
Tuesday, April 20, 2021

VIDEO: Catherine Zeta-Jones Says She's Eager to Return to Broadway

She won the Tony Award for Lead Actress in a Musical for her Broadway debut in Stephen Sondheim's A Little Night Music.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:27AM
Monday, March 29, 2021

Call Redialed: Amanda McBroom: Send In The Clowns, Stephen Sondheim, The Rose, Songwriter, Singer by Adam Rothenberg

It’s so great to catch up with Golden Globe Award winning songwriter Amanda McBroom. Ever since I heard Bette Midler sing Amanda’s award winning song “The Rose,” I have been a fan of…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 07:24PM
Thursday, February 25, 2021

Hot Clip of the Day: A Broadway Backwards "Weekend In The Country" Starring Creighton, Massey & More!

We've got a double header for you! In 1973, Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's romantic musical A Little Night Music opened on Broadway at the Shubert Theatre. Yesterday, Broadway Cares/Equ…

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 10:49AM
Tuesday, February 23, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 by JK

 This Week in  Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭     February 23: Sunday in the Park with George (2017) & The Pajama Game (2006) February 23, 2006…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:24AM
Friday, January 22, 2021

#BernieMeme on Broadway by New York Theater

Bernadette Peters and Anais Mitchell were among the Broadway enthusiasts who joined the nation riffing on the photograph of Bernie Sanders comfortably sitting with mask and colorful mittens …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 08:31AM
Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Call Answered: Phil Geoffrey Bond: Sondheim Unplugged, Feinstein's/54 Below, 54 Below Premieres by Adam Rothenberg

Phil Geoffrey Bond is the creator of Sondheim Unplugged, Feinstein’s/54 Below long-running series (10 years and counting) featuring some of Broadway and cabaret's most dynamic voices, acco…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 03:37AM
Thursday, November 19, 2020

Marry Me a Little review – Sondheim rejects live happily ever after by Chris Wiegand

Available onlineThis lonely hearts revue with songs cut from Follies and other musicals is a carousel of regrets and rapture Breaking up is hard to do – not just in relationships. When a s…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:42AM
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Creatives by JK

Last week's Musical of the Month column focused on what has become of the original cast of Hairspray since they took Broadway by storm during the summer of 2002. This week, we'll take a loo…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:54PM
Monday, October 5, 2020
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Len Cariou in BROADWAY & THE BARD, AN EVENING OF SHAKESPEARE & SONG Will Stream to Benefit The Actors Fund

Aruba Productions today announced upcoming streaming performances of Tony® Award-winning actor Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Applause, Teddy & Alice) in Broadway &…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:12PM
Monday, August 24, 2020

How Billy Porter Filled In for Henrik in A Little Night Music by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares stories from Carnegie Mellon alum Billy Porter, Ty Taylor, Michael McElroy and more, failed attempts to fix onstage problems in this Sondh…

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:16PM
Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Musical of the Month: Floyd Collins: The Creative Team by JK

As with most shows, Floyd Collins was brought to the stage by a team with varying levels of experience. Whether it was their first show or one of many, all of them have continued to have su…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 05:42PM
Tuesday, August 18, 2020

A Little Night Music, Opera Holland Park review - wasn't it bliss? by Matt Wolf

For one night, we were part of a full-on theatrical experience once again A lot of rain and untold bliss: those were the takeaways from Saturday night’s alfresco Opera Holland Park concer…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 07:32AM
Monday, August 10, 2020

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for The Addams Family by Character by Performerstuff

The Best Audition Song Suggestions for The Addams Family by Character Written by Tiffany Wilkie Updated July 22, 2020 You’ve got an audition coming up! Better check out these songs a…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 01:55PM
Sunday, August 9, 2020

Audition Songs for Beauty and the Beast the Musical- by Character by Performerstuff

Audition Songs for Beauty and the Beast the Musical- by Character Written by Tiffany Wilkie Updated July 27, 2020 If you want a “transformational” musical theatre audition song for…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 11:23AM
Saturday, August 8, 2020

Looking back ten years ago this week- one of the most successful replacement casts ever! by Fred Landau

Looking back ten years ago this week-  one of the most successful replacement casts ever!  It's 10 years this week since one of the best reviewed and most surprisingly well-realized replac…

SOURCE: Music and Comedy at 01:10PM
Monday, August 3, 2020

Janie Dee & Joanna Riding to Headline Outdoor Concert Performance of A Little Night Music in London by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Olivier winner Janie Dee and her recent Follies revival co-star Joanna Riding will headline a special outdoor concert performance of A Little Night Music, directed by Alastair Knigh…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:24PM

Janie Dee, Joanna Riding, Fra Fee, More to Headline Outdoor London Concert Presentation of A Little Night Music by Ryan McPhee

The Stephen Sondheim–Hugh Wheeler musical heads to Holland Park August 15.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:52PM
Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Mr. Broadway July 2020: The Phantom of the Opera's Bradley Dean by JK

July's Mr. Broadway is the epitome of a career working actor. So, he's not a household name (yet), but real Broadway fans know the name Bradley Dean. In his twelve Broadway credits, he's don…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 11:12AM

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