Thursday, July 30, 2020

Renée Fleming & Kelli O'Hara Set for New Opera Based on The Hours by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony nominee Renée Fleming and Tony winner Kelli O'Hara will star in an opera based on Michael Cunningham’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Hours. Composed by Kevin Puts, who won the 20…

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 2010s Career Theater People by JK

Our Best of the Decade series continues this week with a look ten theater professionals who made their mark and established a full Broadway career during the 2010's. These are actors, design…

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Watch The Lincoln Centre production of CAROUSEL now! by Gabi Bergman

Carousel was hailed by Time Magazine as “the best musical of the 20th Century.” The New York Philharmonic presents a

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Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert Raises $252,575 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by Lindsey Sullivan

On July 10, fans were able to watch Broadway legend Bernadette Peters in a never-before-seen-online concert to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert…

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Jane Walentas, Philanthropist Who Helped Transform Brooklyn’s DUMBO Neighborhood, Dead At 76 by Artsjournal1

“An accomplished artist and creative director, Walentas played a critical role in nurturing DUMBO’s artistic renaissance for more than 30 years.” As her husband, David, redeveloped the…

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Sunday, July 12, 2020

Listen to Dancin' Show Tunes and More 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. This week, Paige is playing some of the best show tunes …

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Carousel, Starring Kelli O'Hara, Nathan Gunn, and Jessie Mueller, Streams July 10 by Andrew Gans

Lincoln Center's Broadway Fridays series, featuring past theatrical broadcasts, launched June 19 with Act One.

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Broadway Games: Where does that show take place? by JK

Today's game is all about location, location, location! Do you know where some of your favorite shows take place? Well here are ten shows and ten flags. Match the show with the flag of the c…

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Monday, July 6, 2020

Black Theatre United's Inaugural Event Features Audra McDonald & NAACP Legal Defense Fund President Sherrilyn Ifill by Lindsey Sullivan

Black Theatre United, a coalition that intends to elevate causes or overturn policies that target Black people in any community, will have its inaugural event, called Activating Black Artis…

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Watch Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More in PBS' 40th Annual A Capitol Fourth Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

As a result of the COVID-19 crisis, PBS' 40th annual A Capitol Fourth concert was not held live on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol as planned. Instead, stage and screen stars Vanessa Willi…

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Black Theatre United's Inaugural Event Features Audra McDonald & the NAACP's Sherrilyn Ifill by Lindsey Sullivan

Black Theatre United, a coalition that intends to elevate causes or overturn policies that target Black people in any community, will have its inaugural event, called Activating Black Artis…

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Sunday, June 21, 2020

Fatherhood in 10 Broadway Musicals by New York Theater

  In honor of Father’s Day, here are songs by fathers, or about fathers, in a range of Broadway musicals – Be More Chill, Kinky Boots, Hamilton…. He Lives in You from The Lion King So…

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Hairspray and Carousel Director Jack O'Brien Joins Playbill Live June 17 to Answer Your Questions by Logan Culwell-Block

The interview is the latest from Playbill and The Growing Studio's The Broadway Q&A series.

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Monday, June 15, 2020

Hairspray and Carousel Director Jack O'Brien Wants to Answer Your Questions by Logan Culwell-Block

Submit your question now for the two-time Tony winner, and you might get to ask it live on Playbill and The Growing Studio's The Broadway Q&A.

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Friday, June 12, 2020

Broadway Games: The Plays of August Wilson by JK

The late August Wilson wrote The Pittsburgh Cycle, a 10 play series depicting the African-American experience over the 20th Century. Those ten plays earned Wilson two Pulitzer Prizes, five N…

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Friday, June 5, 2020

Lincoln Center's CAROUSEL Stream Starring Kelli O'Hara, Jessie Mueller and More Has Been Postponed

Lincoln Center has announced via their website that their presentation of Carousel starring Kelli O'Hara, Jessie Mueller and more has been postponed. Carousel was scheduled to kick off Linco…

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Carousel Stream, Starring Kelli O'Hara, Nathan Gunn, and Jessie Mueller, Postponed by Playbill Staff

The new Broadway Fridays series, featuring past Live From Lincoln Center broadcasts, will now launch June 12 with The Nance.

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Four Theater Openings Today: Carousel, Black Superman. by New York Theater

Below are four “theater openings” today,  including Lincoln Center’s first Broadway Fridays presentation,  Astoria Performing Arts Center’s new entry in its original Musicals from …

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Monday, June 1, 2020

Celebrate 'June Is Bustin’ Out All Over' With 7 Decades of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Marc J. Franklin

Usher in the month with a look back at the productions of the classic musical starring Barbara Cook, Audra McDonald, and more.

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VIDEO: Because it's June! Watch Leslie Uggams' Iconic Performance of 'June is Bustin' Out All Over'

It's that time of year again! We're celebrating June 1 with the iconic video of Leslie Uggams singing 'June is Bustin' Out All Over' from Carousel!

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Best Showtunes Evah by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Cross-posted from Train My Ear.Some years ago Adam Feldman at Time Out New York asked me to contribute some entries for a grand list of "Best Broadway Songs of All Time." I had nothing to d…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’: From Broadway Tear-Jerker to Covid-Era Anthem by Elisabeth Vincentelli

Versions of the “Carousel” song by Aretha Franklin, Gerry and the Pacemakers and Liverpool F.C. fans have turned it into something universal.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

VIDEO: Natalie Weiss Will Sing 'Mister Snow' From CAROUSEL on R&H GOES LIVE!

Natalie Weiss will be the guest on today's episode of R&H Goes Live! She will be performing 'Mister Snow' from Rodgers & Hammerstein's CAROUSEL. The stream goes live at 1pm ET today,…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Audition Song Suggestions for Carousel the musical – by Character by Performerstuff

Audition Song Suggestions for Carousel the musical – by Character Written by Leryn Turlington May 18, 2020 Our list is bustin’ out all over! Let Performer Stuff’s expert musical…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

After 101 Dalmatians, Open Air postpones Carousel - & the rest of this summer - until 2021

The Open Air Theatre has announced its third musical cancellation this year. Carousel follows news about 101 Dalmatians and its transfer of Evita to the Barbican, along with the postponement…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Lincoln Center Announces BROADWAY FRIDAYS, Free Online Streams Featuring CAROUSEL, THE NANCE and More

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has announced Broadway Fridays, free online streams of some of the most beloved Live From Lincoln Center broadcasts of Broadway productions from Linco…

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Lincoln Center Will Stream Kelli O'Hara and Jessie Mueller in Carousel, Nathan Lane in The Nance, Santino Fontana in Act One by Andrew Gans

The free streams are part of the new Broadway Fridays series, featuring past Live From Lincoln Center broadcasts.

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: "You'll Never Walk Alone" From The 1994 CAROUSEL Revival

May 7th marks Tony Award winning director Nicholas Hytner's birthday! Hytner directed the original Miss Saigon in 1991, the star-studded 1998 LCT revival of Twelfth Night with Helen Hunt &am…

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