Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish's Winning Red Bucket Follies Spectacular

Tonight, the fabulous fundraising daily web series Stars in the House is doing a Red Bucket Follies episode at special time 5pm benefitting Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS. Let's look ba…

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Stars in the House Celebrates Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' Red Bucket Follies December 8 by Andrew Gans

The stream of Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series will benefit Broadway Cares.

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Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, December 8 with Norm Lewis and More!

Today (December 8) in live streaming: Norm Lewis chats with the Chaos Twins, a Red Bucket Follies celebration, and so much more!

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VIDEO: Watch a Red Bucket Follies Celebration on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) with a Red Bucket Follies celebration benefitting Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights Aids. 

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One That Got Away: A Bronx Tale: The Musical by JK

The 2016 - 2017 Broadway season was somewhat remarkable for me in that I managed to miss seven new musicals that opened. Seven. I'm not sure why that is, aside from the fact that so many mu…

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Thursday, December 3, 2020

Annaleigh Ashford, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Michael Urie, More Set for New York Theatre Workshop's Holiday Follies by Andrew Gans

The Off-Broadway venue will also launch its NYTW Digital Archive.

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Annaleigh Ashford, Michael Urie, Daphne Rubin-Vega & More Featured in New York Theatre Workshop Programming

New York Theatre Workshop has announced its Holiday Follies on December 16, as well as the launch of the NYTW Digital Archive which will include a work-in-process sneak preview of Mart…

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Ms. Broadway November 2020: Girl From the North Country's Luba Mason by JK

Due to some technical issues throughout November, we're going to do a little catch up this week. Thank you, 2020. I first saw Luba Mason, current star of Girl From the North Country, in Th…

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Monday, November 30, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Ali Ewoldt, Nic Rouleau & More Unite to Sing FOLLIES!

Broadway stars are uniting yet again to sing in separation- this time to Follies. Watch below as Ali Ewoldt (Young Sally), Shoba Narayan (Young Phyllis), Zach Piser (Young Buddy), and Nic R…

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Marry Me a Little review – Sondheim rejects live happily ever after by Chris Wiegand

Available onlineThis lonely hearts revue with songs cut from Follies and other musicals is a carousel of regrets and rapture Breaking up is hard to do – not just in relationships. When a s…

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

Broadway Rewind: Bernadette Peters Sings 'Losing My Mind' and More from FOLLIES

Today we rewind to the 2011 revival of Follies, which opened at the Marquis Theatre and played for 152 performances.

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Thursday, October 29, 2020

15 Ultimate "My Man" Fanny Brice (and Barbra Streisand) Covers In Honor of Ms. Brice's Birthday!

Happy Birthday to the funny girl and Ziegfeld Follies Principal who performed the legendary "My Man" in the 1921 incarnation of the Follies. Follow along as we say "Hello, Gorgeous!" to four…

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Marge Champion, Dance Legend of Stage and Screen, Dies at 101 by Caitlin Moynihan

Marge Champion, a legendary dancer for the stage and screen, who also was the model for Disney's Snow White and the and the Seven Dwarfs, died on October 21. She was 101 years old. Champion…

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Broadway Performer and Emmy-Winning Choreographer Marge Champion Dies at 101 by Dan Meyer

The star appeared in Follies and served as an associate choreographer on several productions.

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Friday, October 9, 2020

Leading Ladies of the West End Interview For Performers Stuff Pro Series: Part 1 Maintaining 8 Shows a Week by Performerstuff

Leading Ladies of the West End Interview For Performers Stuff Pro Series: Part 1 Maintaining 8 Shows a Week Written by: Mark Pawsey October 8, 2020 Performer Stuff Pro Series host, Mar…

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Awards announcements from the Ziegfeld Club and NYIT by Deb Miller

As the 2020 awards season continues, two organizations – the Ziegfeld Club, Inc. and New York Innovative Theatre Awards (NYIT) – have announced updates this week on their annual honors.…

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

THE EXTINCTION OF FIREFLIES Starring Michael Urie and Tracie Bennett Now in Production

The Extinction of Fireflies, James Andrew Walsh's new comedy starring multi-award winner Michael Urie ('Ugly Betty,' Buyer & Cellar, Torch Song) and Olivier Award winner Tracie Bennett (…

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Saturday, September 12, 2020

Celebrate Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman’s Follies on the Stage by Marc J. Franklin

The most recent Broadway revival, starring Bernadette Peters, Jan Maxwell, Danny Burstein, Ron Raines, and more, opened at the Marquis Theatre September 12, 2011.

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Sunday, August 30, 2020

Goodspeed’s folksy outdoor concerts continue with David Lutken, who’s played Woody Guthrie and Will Rogers by Christopher Arnott

The Goodspeed is continuing its new outdoor "By the River" concert series with David Lutken of "Will Rogers Follies" and "Woody Sez" fame, Sept. 10-27.

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Monday, August 3, 2020

Janie Dee & Joanna Riding to Headline Outdoor Concert Performance of A Little Night Music in London by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Olivier winner Janie Dee and her recent Follies revival co-star Joanna Riding will headline a special outdoor concert performance of A Little Night Music, directed by Alastair Knigh…

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Prop Thtr gives up its longtime Avondale home by Kerry Reid

But the company remains true to its focus on new work and egalitarian principles. Prop Thtr will probably never produce Stephen Sondheim's Follies. Yet somehow, …

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A Little on the Elusive Laura Lee by Trav S.D.

I became intrigued with Laura Lee (1910-1981) on account of her fetching appearance in three Joe E. Brown comedies, all made in 1930: Top Speed, Maybe It’s Love, and Going Wild. IMDB to th…

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Thru the End of the Month on Criterion: “Blondie of the Follies” (1932) by Trav S.D.

I was half-fixin’ to do a post on this delightful discovery already, but kindred spirit Farran Nehme‘s endorsement of the film this morning sealed the deal. I caught Blondie of the Folli…

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West End Bob Marley musical now to be directed by Clint Dyer

Originally meant to be directed by Dominic Cooke (Follies, Clybourne Park), the upcoming musical on Bob Marley's life entitled Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Story will now be directed by…

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Great Performances Part 3 by JK

All this week, we've been celebrating some truly amazing performances from the past ten Broadway seasons. These are thirty of the greatest star turns, each one iconic for a different reason.…

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Great Performances Part 2 by JK

As we said yesterday, over the past ten seasons, we have been witnesses to some truly amazing performances. These are thirty of the greatest star turns, each one iconic for a different reaso…

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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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Monday, July 6, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- Cole Escola Joins to Talk Bernadette Peters Live!

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to actor and comedian Cole Escola about 'Bernadette Peters Live from Royal Festival Hall' in London. In this concert, Bernadette performs favorite songs …

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Signature Theatre Co-Founder and Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer Exits Company by Lindsey Sullivan

Three decades after co-founding Virginia's Signature Theatre, Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer will retire from his position and depart the company. Signature Theatre released a statement f…

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Monday, June 22, 2020

Audition Song Suggestions for Ragtime – by Character by Performerstuff

Audition Song Suggestions for Ragtime –  by Character Written by Leryn Turlington June 22nd, 2020 ‘Journey on’ to your musical theatre audition ‘of the century’ for the cla…

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