Friday, January 14, 2022

I Interview Playwrights Part 1108: Dave Osmundsen by Adam Szymkowicz

Dave Osmundsen Hometown: Pompton Plains, NJ Current Town: Pompton Plains, NJ (by way of Sarasota, FL and Tempe, AZ)Q:  What are you working on now?A:  I’m working on a few projects (inc…

SOURCE: ADAM SZYMKOWICZ at 01:45PM
Friday, December 24, 2021

Celebrate Ricky Martin With a Look Back at His Performance in Evita by Playbill Staff

The music superstar, who celebrates his birthday December 24, starred as Che in the musical's 2012 Broadway revival.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, December 9, 2021

LISTEN: Audra McDonald Talks About Doing Evita at 16, Zoe Caldwell’s Dinner-Related Snafu on Stage, More by Dan Meyer

Plus, the six-time Tony winner plays Burger King trivia on NPR's Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me!.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:02PM

VIDEO: Jessica Vosk Sings from EVITA in Rehearsal for The Seth Concert Series

Jessica Vosk is singing 'Rainbow High' from Evita in rehearsal for her virtual concert alongside Seth Rudetsky! Check it out here. Don't miss this weekend's installment of The Seth Concert S…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:56PM
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

From Evita to Sunday in the Park With George: A Look Back at Mandy Patinkin On the Stage by Playbill Staff

The Tony Award-winning actor celebrates his birthday November 30.

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Thursday, November 11, 2021

“Lockup/Lockdown” with PDU: Review by Karen Rutter

I’ve totally enjoyed the many faces of Pieter-Dirk Uys over the years – from his most famous alter-ego Evita Bezuidenhout to his most infamous apartheid-era send-ups. Uys has always been…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 09:46AM
Saturday, November 6, 2021

Review of ‘You Are Here: An Evening with Solea Pfeiffer’ by Erin Kahn

If you haven’t heard of Solea Pfeiffer, you will soon. With powerhouse vocals, a virtuosic range, and a natural stage rapport, she has all the ingredients for stardom. And did I mention sh…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 05:29PM
Friday, November 5, 2021

Photos: Go Inside YOU ARE HERE: An Evening with Solea Pfeiffer

Up-and-coming leading lady of stage and screen Solea Pfeiffer is making her NYC solo concert debut in 'An Evening with Solea Pfeiffer.' Pfeiffer, who in recent years has received massive acc…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:17PM

Broadway Games: Broadway "Royalty" by JK

With the return of Diana to the boards (and to televisions across the country), here's game all about the royalty - real and fictional - that has trod the stages of The Great Bright Way. …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:18AM
Thursday, November 4, 2021

Lloyd Webber: Evita - Symphonic Suite by Alwvevo

Music video by Andrew Lloyd Webber, The Andrew Lloyd Webber Orchestra, Simon Lee performing Lloyd Webber: Evita - Symphonic Suite. A Decca Records Recording; © 2021 The Really Useful Group,…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:24PM
Friday, October 29, 2021

A Night In At The Theatre – Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Symphonic Suites by Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals

Stream, download or purchase the full album, out now: https://ALW.lnk.to/SymphonicSuitesID Cosy up for an extra special Night In At The Theatre Royal Drury Lane! Experience a full performan…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:12PM

THE VIEW Honors Movie Musicals with THE VIEWSICAL Halloween Tribute

The View celebrated Halloween today with a special tribute to movie musicals! The episode featured Whoopi Goldberg as Audrey II, Joy Behar as Magenta from Rocky Horror, Sara Haines as Satine…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:02PM

Andrew's 'Symphonic Suites' Album is Out Now | Andrew Lloyd Webber by Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals

Today, Andrew Lloyd Webber has released SYMPHONIC SUITES – an album packed with exciting new orchestrations of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, EVITA and SUNSET BOULEVARD. Arranged for the 81-pi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:06AM

Broadway Games: Career-Defining Roles & Show-Stopping Performances by JK

The reviews are in, and the critics agree: Sharon D. Clarke is giving a career defining AND legendary performance as Caroline Thibodeaux in the current revival of Caroline, or Change. Broad…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:42AM
Saturday, October 9, 2021

The New York Pops Underground Cabaret featuring Max von Essen by Christopher Caz

Von Essen did sing a couple of songs from a living composer, one Andrew Lloyd Webber. He relayed the story of going on for Ricky Martin in Evita, where the curtain had to be held so that all…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 03:08PM
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
Friday, September 10, 2021

"Swing Out" | OCT 5-17 by Joycetheater

Acclaimed choreographer Caleb Teicher brings the best of the swing dance world to The Joyce, with live music by Eyal Vilner Big Band. Conceived by Caleb Teicher alongside their brain trust o…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:35PM
Saturday, September 4, 2021

Caleb Teicher brings the best of swing to The Joyce by Joycetheater

Acclaimed choreographer Caleb Teicher brings the best of the swing dance world to The Joyce, with live music by Eyal Vilner Big Band. Conceived by Caleb Teicher alongside their brain trust o…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:31AM
Friday, September 3, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek From Music of Broadway for Cello and Piano Album by Playbill

Music of Broadway for Cello and Piano, the debut album by cellist Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf featuring all-new instrumental arrangements of classic and contemporary songs from Broadway composers, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:42PM
Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Broadway From A to Z: A by JK

Today, we start a new series that is strictly to the letter. Our new series, Broadway From A to Z, will look at the people, shows and history of The Great Bright Way! Obviously, each month,…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 09:42AM
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
Monday, August 23, 2021

How Jason Gotay's Stage Career Led to His Juicy Role on HBO Max's Gossip Girl Reboot by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an interview with Jason Gotay, a theater alum who has a juicy role on HBO Max's bingeable Gossip Girl reboot. He spoke with Broadway.com cor…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:03PM

VIDEO: 'Don't Cry For Me Argentina' From Andrew Lloyd Webber's SYMPHONIC SUITES

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 ref…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:03AM
Friday, August 20, 2021

Swing into the magic with "Swing Out" by Joycetheater

Acclaimed choreographer Caleb Teicher brings the best of the swing dance world to The Joyce, with live music by Eyal Vilner Big Band. Conceived by Caleb Teicher alongside their brain trust o…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:38AM
Thursday, August 19, 2021

Lloyd Webber: Evita Symphonic Suite (Pt.3) by Alwvevo

Music video by Andrew Lloyd Webber, The Andrew Lloyd Webber Orchestra, Simon Lee performing Lloyd Webber: Evita Symphonic Suite (Pt.3). A Decca Records Recording; © 2021 The Really Useful G…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:48PM
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
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

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