Monday, June 27, 2022

Antonio Banderas & Andrew Lloyd Webber Form New Company to Produce Spanish-Language Theater by Caitlin Moynihan

Antonio Banderas and  Andrew Lloyd Webber have teamed up to create Amigos Para Siempre, a new production company focusing on creating Spanish-language theater, musicals and live entertain…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24PM
Saturday, June 25, 2022

The Soap Myth with Bob Gunton,John Rubenstein by Sandi Durell

Bob Gunton, a two-time Tony nominee, Drama Desk and Obie winner (Sweeney Todd, Evita, How I Got That Story) returns to the New York area stage after a thirty-year hiatus to star in the accla…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:35AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

VIDEO: Gloria Estefan Reveals Why She Turned Down the EVITA Film on WWHL

Gloria Estefan appeared on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen to discuss her new film, Father of the Bride. During the episode, Estefan revealed that she had turned down the role of Evi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:42PM

Gloria Estefan Reveals Why She Turned Down Starring in the Evita Movie by Logan Culwell-Block

The three-time Grammy winner was offered the role when Oliver Stone was slated to direct the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:48AM
Monday, June 13, 2022

Patti LuPone Wins Third Career Tony Award for Company

LuPone's previous wins were for Evita and Gypsy.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:33AM
Sunday, June 12, 2022

Company's Patti LuPone Wins Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Raise a glass! Patti LuPone has won the 2022 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Joanne in Company. She was honored at the 75th Annual Tony Awards at…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:24PM
Thursday, June 9, 2022

Meet the Cast of CABARET: Aline Mayagoitia by Goodspeed Musicals

Get to know our very own Sally Bowles... ALINE MAYAGOITIA! Born in Mexico City and a graduate of the University of Michigan, Aline is thrilled to play this dream role. Off Broadway: "Notes…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:24PM

Patti LuPone (‘Company’) could win her third Tony for ‘magnificent’ turn 42 years after her first victory by David Buchanan

“Nothing is impossible,” remarked Patti LuPone in 1980 just moments after receiving the Tony Award for her performance in “Evita.” The role transformed the actress into a Broadway se…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 12:00PM
Saturday, May 21, 2022

2022 Drama League Award Winners Announced by Sandi Durell

 Frank DiLella hosted the 88th Annual Drama League Awards alongside theatrical legends and Tony Award winners, Patti LuPone (Company, Evita, Gypsy), Ben Vereen (Pippin, Fosse, Wicked),…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:50AM
Friday, May 20, 2022

WHAT MAKES A CAST ALBUM PERFORMANCE GREAT? by Ron Fassler

Julie Andrews singing “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?” at the recording session for “My Fair Lady” (1956).Having listened to a steady stream of Broadway original cast recordings over the…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 01:44PM

Which Broadway Costumes Do You Wish You Owned? - All the costumes we covet by Christina Trivigno & Joey Haws

Welcome to Geek Out/Freak Out, where theatre fans get enthusiastic about things --- Today's topic: The Broadway costumes that wow us and the ones we want to take home! Clothes may make the m…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

IT’S TONY SEASON by Ron Fassler

Harold Prince, victorious with Tony #20 for “Showboat,” with Gregory Hines (1995).Now that the 2022 Tony Awards nominations have been announced and campaigning is in full swing, as usua…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 08:53AM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Find Out Six Queen Samantha Pauly's Gravity-Defying, Gender-Bending Dream Roles and More by Lindsey Sullivan

Name: Samantha Pauly Hometown: "I grew up in Iowa. Six is my first Broadway show, so having grown up in the Midwest and not really doing a lot of theater when I was younger—this is still…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Thursday, April 28, 2022

Bucks County Playhouse to Produce Kinky Boots, Evita, More in 2022 Summer Season by Margaret Hall

This season marks the notable summer theatre's return to in-person programming.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:54AM
Monday, April 25, 2022

New Frank Wildhorn Musical THE SONG OF BERNADETTE to Have World Premiere at Skylight Music Theatre

Skylight Music Theatre has announced its 2022-2023 season which is set to include a world premiere Broadway-bound new musical from Tony-nominated composer Frank Wildhorn, the regional pre…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:15PM
Monday, April 18, 2022

Patti LuPone to Headline Lincoln Center Theater Gala With Songs From a Hat Concert by Caitlin Moynihan

Company star Patti LuPone will headline Lincoln Center Theater's 2022 Gala with a special Songs From a Hat concert. The one-night-only event will take place on May 9 at 7:30PM at the Vivian…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:03PM
Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Rob Ashford to Direct New Broadway-Aimed Sherlock Holmes Play by Caitlin Moynihan

The game's afoot! A new stage adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes is in development and eyeing Broadway and the West End, according to Deadline. Tony winner Rob Ashford i…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM
Thursday, March 31, 2022

Watch a Sneak Peek of Ballet Hispánico's Doña Perón by Playbill

Ballet Hispánico will present the new, full-length piece Doña Perón April 1-3 at New York City Center, as part of the inaugural City Center Dance Festival. Watch the video above for a loo…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:12PM

Watch a Sneak Peek of Ballet Hispánico's Doña Perón by Roberto Araujo

The new work, a portrait of the iconic and controversial Eva “Evita” Perón, is part of New York City Center's Dance Festival.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:36PM
Friday, March 25, 2022

16 Dance Performances to See in April - Catch NYC Ballet's spring season, the City Center Dance Festival, The Joyce Theater at Chelsea Factory & m by Juan Michael Porter Ii

Catch New York City Ballet's spring season, City Center's inaugural Dance Festival, The Joyce Theater at Chelsea Factory and more --- Dance into spring with veteran companies and up-and-comi…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, March 22, 2022

EVITA – A new Australian arena production is coming soon! by Gabi Bergman

TEG DAINTY, by special arrangement with REALLY USEFUL GROUP, will present an exciting brand-new arena production of Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 07:58AM

A new Australian arena production of EVITA is coming!

The post A new Australian arena production of EVITA is coming! appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 03:44AM
Thursday, March 17, 2022

VIDEO: Patti LuPone Talks Theatre Etiquette at COMPANY, EVITA & More on THE VIEW

Patti LuPone sat down with the women of The View this morning to discuss starring in Company on Broadway. LuPone, who recently returned to the production after being diagnosed with COVID-1…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:25PM
Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Carlos Rivera - Close Every Door (from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat) by Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals

La interpretación del cantante mexicano Carlos Rivera de "Close Every Door" de Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Rivera, quien actualmente interpreta el papel de José en José…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:04PM
Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Spencer Day Puts Jazz Spin on New Album ‘Broadway by Day’ by Matthew Wexler

Recording artist Spencer Day puts a unique spin on favorite Broadway melodies, including songs from "A Chorus Line," "Evita" and more. The post Spencer Day Puts Jazz Spin on New Album ‘Bro…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 11:36AM
Monday, February 28, 2022

THE GREAT GUNTON, Part 2 by Ron Fassler

Bob Gunton and Beth Fowler as Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett in “Sweeney Todd” (1989).“You have to love a character to play him” — Bob Gunton. And yes, that of course includes …

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 12:46PM
Friday, February 25, 2022

THE GREAT GUNTON by Ron Fassler

Bob Gunton as Juan Peron and Patti LuPone as Evita in “Evita” (1979).When he was a young man, the actor Bob Gunton took joy in settling in front of the TV with his dad to watch reruns o…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 12:04PM
Sunday, February 20, 2022

City Center Dance Festival: Mar 24 - Apr 10, 2022 by New York City Center

Three weeks of New York's finest dance companies. World and New York premieres. And some of the most exciting repertory to hit our stages in years. The first City Center Dance Festival showc…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM
Wednesday, February 16, 2022

VIDEO: Tony-Winning Musicals Category Featured on JEOPARDY!

On last night's episode of Jeopardy!, contestants were quizzed on their knowledge of Tony-winning musicals. Featured musicals included Evita, Annie, Sunset Boulevard, Fiddler on the Roof, an…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:12AM
Friday, February 4, 2022

Review: A pulse-racing ‘Evita’ at Drury Lane Theatre by Chris Jones

Productions like the Drury Lane’s full-throttle “Evita" still feel to me like a small miracle in these lingering days of COVID-19.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:05PM
Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Rebecca Eichenberger to Return as Madame Giry in Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera by Caitlin Moynihan

Places, please! Rebecca Eichenberger is returning to Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera as Madame Giry from February 14 through May 11. Maree Johnson, who has been playing the ballet mistre…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:33PM