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'…

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Thursday, July 22, 2021

Episode 34: Florence "Flo" Lacey by Whatcha Doin'? W. Brandon Horwin & Sophie Williams

Brandon and Sophie sit down with beloved Broadway, regional, and International actress Flo Lacey and discuss her biggest roles including the title role in Evita, Norma Desmond in Sunset Boul…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:54AM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Anything Goes 1987 Cast Recording by JK

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Anything Goes (1987) At Christmas a few years ago, Jeff gave me a copy of Broadway in a Box: The Essential Broadway Musicals Collection. He has now given me the …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 09:36AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Paul Huntley obituary by Veronica Horwell

Award-winning wigmaker who was always in great demand for Broadway musicals, West End shows, film and televisionPatti LuPone’s second-act wig for the 1979 Broadway production of Evita is s…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:24PM
Sunday, July 11, 2021

Paul Huntley, Beloved Broadway Wig Maker, Dies at 88

Huntley's work has been seen in Hairspray, Evita, Cats, and hundreds of other productions.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:48PM
Friday, July 9, 2021

Paul Huntley, Legendary Tony-Winning Wig Designer, Dies at 89 by Caitlin Moynihan

Paul Huntley, the beloved Tony-winning wig designer, died on July 9 in his London home after suffering a short illness. He was 89. Born in London on July 2, 1933, Huntley had over 100 Broad…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:24PM
Friday, June 25, 2021

Broadway Games: Musicals That Were Plays First by JK

Broadway Games: Musicals That Were Plays First Part One: Can you match the musical with the play on which it was based? 1. Wonderful Town                  a. The Rainmaker 2.…

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Monday, June 21, 2021

Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Director Sammi Cannold!

Today's episode of Little Known Facts features one of Forbes Magazine's 30 Under 30 in Hollywood & Entertainment, director Sammi Cannold. Her recent projects include NY City Center's E…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:09PM

Hear the people sing! Musicals are back – and they’re retuned for a new generation by Ellie Violet Bramley

We all had our ways to cope with isolation. For me, it was music from Evita, Hamilton, and more. Now as UK venues reopen, a flood of diverse, fresh shows and revivals are due on stage and sc…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:32AM
Thursday, June 17, 2021

Patti LuPone, Carrie Fisher & More to Receive Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame by Lindsey Sullivan

We'll drink to this! The Hollywood Walk of Fame's class of 2022 has been revealed! ABC7 reports that Tony winner Patti LuPone will be among the honorees to be recognized at next year's induc…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:54PM
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
Thursday, June 3, 2021

Andrew Lloyd Webber's SYMPHONIC SUITES Album is Available to Pre-Order Now

The new album will feature three newly orchestrated suites from Evita, The Phantom of the Opera and Sunset Boulevard, recorded by an 81-piece orchestra in a live performance at the newly re…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:40AM
Friday, May 21, 2021

Broadway Games: A Mini-Quiz by JK

Broadway Games: A Mini-Quiz Here's a little test of your Broadway knowledge. Good luck! 1. Put these shows in chronological order by the date of their official Broadway opening night: …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:33AM
Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Ep143 – Max von Essen: Anastasia, Evita, An American In Paris by Elizabeth Wheless

The Broadway shutdown has been hard for people across the country, but this performer shares that amidst the difficulty, it’s also “been an incredible reminder of how lucky I've been... …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:01AM
Friday, May 14, 2021

Broadway Games : 3 Out of 4 by JK

Broadway Games: 3 Out of 4 Three out of four things in each group below have something or someone in common. Which one doesn't belong? What do the other three have in common? Good luck! 1.…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:54AM
Monday, May 10, 2021

#261 PAUL GEMIGNANI, Music Director by Elizabeth Wheless

One of Broadway's busiest music directors, Tony Award winner Paul Gemignani, joins Rob and Kevin to look back on his career as a music director on such projects as Pacific Overtures, On the …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:00AM
Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Performer Stuff Presents “In the Holding Room” Industry Podcast Episode 13 by Performerstuff

Performer Stuff Presents “In the Holding Room” Industry Podcast Episode 13 Written by: Christiaan Abbott May 5th, 2021 Performer Stuff continues with episode 13 of the podcast “I…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 01:43PM
Wednesday, April 28, 2021

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of April 26 - IN THE HEIGHTS Soundtrack, Andrew Lloyd Webber: Symphonic Suites, and More!

This week's list includes the In The Heights film soundtrack from Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber: Symphonic Suites, which features newly orchestrated suites from Evita, The Phanto…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:32AM
Monday, April 26, 2021

BROADWAY STARS SING! "A real Nice Clambake" by Jared Zirilli

A collection of Broadway and Television’s biggest stars have come together to sing this Rodgers and Hammerstein classic. The cast includes (in order of appearance): Lesli Margherita (Matil…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:54AM
Monday, April 5, 2021

On This Day, April 5- EVITA Opens at the Marquis Theater

Evita is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. It concentrates on the life of Argentine political leader Eva Perón, the second wife of Argentine president Juan…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:02AM
Friday, April 2, 2021

Evita: Pandemic Edition by The Ensemblist

by Rodrigo Ignacio Cruz …

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   March 30, 1898: The Ibsen classic Hedda Gabler premiered on Broadway. March 30, 2000: The 2000 Tony-winning…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 10:06AM
Monday, March 29, 2021

Bob Swash obituary by Michael Coveney

West End theatre producer behind a string of hits including Evita and Blood BrothersThe theatre producer Bob Swash, who has died aged 91, took his experience of operating in the West End of …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:24PM

Aljaž & Janette: Remembering the Oscars review – Strictly stardust at the movies by Lyndsey Winship

Rememberingtheoscars.com The TV pro couple’s take on favourite routines delivers fans a fizzing taste of the full-length stage show waiting in the wings The married Strictly stars Aljaž …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:48AM
Thursday, March 25, 2021

LISTEN: Maya Jade Frank and Michael Lee Brown Join TAKE A BOW Podcast

Broadway and Disney Channel star, Maya Jade Frank shares stories about her time on Broadway (Mary Poppins, Evita) and how those experiences helped prepare her for the TV/Film industry. Dear …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:36PM
Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Solea Pfeiffer & Joshua Boone to Star in Tyler Perry's Jazzman’s Blues by Lindsey Sullivan

Solea Pfeiffer and Joshua Boone are set to star in Tyler Perry's Jazzman's Blues, according to Deadline. The film will primarily shoot at Tyler Perry Studios and be released on Netflix lat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:36PM
Sunday, March 21, 2021

Celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber and Stephen Sondheim on Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Broadway might still be shut down, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show. On this we…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:12PM
Friday, March 19, 2021

LISTEN: Gabrielle Ruiz Joins WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast

Gabrielle Ruiz sat down this week with Patrick Oliver Jones on his podcast 'Why I'll Never Make It'. The two first met on the National Tour of Evita back in 2013 and their friendship is evid…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:45PM
Monday, March 15, 2021

VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for the New Digital Revival of BKLYN Starring Emma Kingston & More

stream.theatre is welcoming a new production of Mark Schoenfeld & Barri McPherson's BKLYN The Musical, starring Emma Kingston as Brooklyn, who has previously starred in Evita and In Th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:34PM
Friday, March 12, 2021

New Documentary The Show Must Go On to Chronicle Andrew Lloyd Webber's Efforts During COVID-19 by Lindsey Sullivan

The Show Must Go On, a new documentary about efforts to bring the world tour of The Phantom of the Opera and the South Korean tour of Cats to their respective opening nights in the wake of C…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:03PM

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