Tuesday, December 10, 2019


(Laura Cappelle’s article appeared in The New York Times, 12/5; via Pam Green.) The genre has long been seen as minor in the French capital, but a string of English-language productions is…

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Ephraim Sykes to Star as Michael Jackson in Broadway Musical MJ by Andy Lefkowitz

Ephraim Sykes, Tony-nominated standout player of Ain't Too Proud, will portray music icon Michael Jackson in the upcoming Broadway bio-musical MJ. The previously announced production will be…

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The Michael Jackson Broadway musical finds its star by Nick Romano

MJ The Musical, the Michael Jackson Broadway show, has found its King of Pop. Ephraim Sykes, who was nominated for a Tony for playing Motown recording artist David Ruffin in Ain’t Too Prou…

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Performances Begin Tomorrow for Off-Broadway Premiere of CONFIDENCE (AND THE SPEECH)

Charlotte's Off Broadway (Anne Lambert, producer) will present the Off-Broadway premiere of Confidence (and The Speech), a new play, written by Susan Lambert Hatem and directed by Hannah Rya…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Betsy Wolfe and Matt Bogart Will Star in Developmental Reading of Original New Musical INDIGO

Sing Out, Louise! Productions will hold a developmental reading of Indigo, an original new musical featuring music & lyrics by MAC Award winning composer Scott Evan Davis and a book by J…

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Sunday, November 3, 2019

Celebrate Gene Kelly's Musical Career on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday, and this week it's all about the award-winning stage and…

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Monday, October 14, 2019

Fall for Dance 2019: Program 4 by Joel Benjamin

The final work, “Unveiling” by Sonya Tayeh, director of Tayeh Dance, known now as the choreographer of the Broadway hit 'Moulin Rouge!," used a trio which appeared to be about a female (…

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“An American in Paris” Touches Down in Westchester County by Philip

How long after seeing some musicals does it take to get a song out of your head? I’m stuck with “NYC” a full week after every “Annie,” and “Goodbye to blueberry pie” after “G…

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Michael Jackson Musical MJ to Open at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre in Summer 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

The highly anticipated musical framed around the life of the late singer-songwriter Michael Jackson has set dates and a main-stem venue for its world premiere. The previously announced musi…

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Michael Jackson Musical MJ to Open in Summer 2020 at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

The highly anticipated musical framed around the life of the late singer-songwriter Michael Jackson has set dates and a main-stem venue for its world premiere. The previously announced musi…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Michael Jackson Musical Gets New Title Before Bowing on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Ahead of its highly anticipated Broadway premiere, the new Michael Jackson-scored musical, previously titled Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough, has been re-titled simply MJ. The musical will m…

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

BroadwayHD Announces October Additions to Streaming Platform by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

BroadwayHD, the premiere online streaming service that brings the best of theatre right into your home, has delighted its audiences with selections such as Cirque du Soleil, Kinky Boots, Cat…

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Watch Robbie Fairchild & More Address Lara Spencer Following Her Comments on Prince George's Ballet Lessons by Lindsey Sullivan

Robbie Fairchild, Travis Wall and Fabrice Calmels are no strangers to making moves: Fairchild was Tony-nominated for his fancy footwork in An American in Paris on Broadway in 2015 and appear…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Cape Playhouse Announces Lineup for 2020 Summer Season, Including An American in Paris and Grease by Andrew Gans

Three musicals and three plays will be part of the 94th summer season at the Massachusetts venue, plus the return of Million Dollar Quartet.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Complete Casting Announced for World Premiere Musical The Wrong Man by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting is here for The Wrong Man, a brand-new musical set to make its world premiere with off-Broadway's MCC Theater this fall. The previously announced production, starring Joshua Hen…

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Sunday, August 18, 2019

To Life (Outside Your Apartment)!: 5 Top Picks for the Week of August 19 to 25 by Paul Wontorek

This week, you’ll find fantastic singers in the clubs and YouTube sensations in the flesh. Here are our top five ways to spend the week of August 19 through 25. MONDAY, AUGUST 19 HE'S …

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Standing @ Zero: Aladdin's Jeffrey C. Sousa by JK

This month's Standing @ Zero honoree is one of the many really unsung heroes of the Broadway musical - he's a swing. Jeffrey C. Sousa is a part of the Disney's Aladdin company over at the Ne…

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Cats National Tour Breaks Show's Worldwide Box Office Record During Weeklong Run in Atlanta by Caitlin Moynihan

The Jellicle cats will definitely be celebrating tonight! The North American tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats broke the show's worldwide box office record during the production's engageme…

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Friday, August 2, 2019

Tootsie's Leslie Donna Flesner on Still Getting Butterflies in Her Eighth Broadway Show by Caitlin Moynihan

Leslie Donna FlesnerIt's been 11 years since Leslie Donna Flesner packed up her bags in Miami Beach, Florida and headed to New York City. Now, Flesner is dancing in Tootsie, which marks her …

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Standing @ Zero: Moulin Rouge's Kyle Brown by JK

So, why "Standing at Zero"? You know the numbers across the front of the stage? Zero is center, and we are putting one performer front and center.The summer is heating up and Broadway is hav…

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Sunday, June 23, 2019

‘I’m not sure why we are approaching Broadway prices’: 10 questions for 10 years – Rebecca Caine by Ian Foster

Canadian soprano and OG Cosette, Rebecca Caine  Rebecca Caine may have been in a couple of musicals you’ve heard of before, but my introduction to her was through Tête à Tête’s insp…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Win a Year Subscription to BroadwayHD as Part of their #TonyTuesday Celebration Featuring AN AMERICAN IN PARIS by BroadwayWorld

To celebrate the Tony Awards, BroadwayHD is highlighting one of the incredible Tony-nominated performances that are available to stream from their collection, and to celebrate, they are givi…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Fire Island Dance Festival to Feature Premiere From An American in Paris Tony Winner Christopher Wheeldon by Adam Hetrick

The festival celebrates its 25th anniversary with pieces by Emmy nominee Al Blackstone, Kyle Abraham, and the late Paul Taylor.

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

“Musique Américaine” at Opéra de Lausanne, Switzerland by Blouin Artinfo

On May 5, 2019, Opera de Lausanne will be hosting the concert “Musique Americaine,” which will be honoring the musical works of some of the greatest American music composers — George G…

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Burn This Tony Nom Brandon Uranowitz on His 'Suit of Comedic Armor' & Fantasy Brunch with Fellow Nominees by Caitlin Moynihan

Previously nominated for his turns in the musicals An American in Paris and Falsettos, newly minted three-time Tony nominee Brandon Uranowitz is in new waters being nominated for his first p…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Adam Driver and Keri Russell bring sexy if uneven smolder to Burn This: EW review by Leah Greenblatt

About midway through Burn This, dancer-turned-choreographer Anna talks about a piece she’s been working on, “a pas de deux for two couples”; “pas de quatre,” her boyfriend counters…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, April 12- AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Travels To Broadway by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2015, the Broadway production of An American in Paris leapt into its opening night at the Palace Theater.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Max von Essen Releases Debut Solo Album April 5 by Logan Culwell-Block

The Falsettos and An American in Paris star puts his spin on golden age Broadway classics.

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Max von Essen Interview: "Falsettos" Tour + debut CD "Call Me Old Fashioned: The Broadway Standard" by Adam Rothenberg

I am beyond thrilled that Tony Nominee Max von Essen answered my call again! It’s been seven years since our last interview, so with the upcoming release of Max’s debut CD, Call Me Old F…

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Returns To UK Cinemas This May by BroadwayWorld

Trafalgar Releasing are pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for the return of multiple-award-winning production, An American in Paris The Musical, to cinemas throughout the UK o…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Zachary Quinto, Jill Paice & Christopher Fitzgerald to Appear in Off-Broadway's Nassim by Andy Lefkowitz

Barrow Street Theatricals has announced a starry lineup of rotating guest actors for the American premiere of Nassim by celebrated Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour (White Rabbit Red Ra…

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