Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Odds & Ends: Amanda Kloots to Compete on Dancing with the Stars & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Amanda Kloots to Hit the Dance Floor on New Season of Dancing with the Stars Broadway alum Amanda Kloots is putting on her …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:32PM
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
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Carousel (LCT 1965) by JK

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Carousel (LCT 1965) 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…

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Friday, August 6, 2021

Broadway Games: Broadway Is Back! Logos Game: The Plays by JK

Broadway Games: Broadway is Back! Logos Game: The Plays    With the first preview of Pass Over last Wednesday, the curtain is up and Broadway is back! In honor of that momentous occasion,…

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Monday, August 2, 2021

Alvin Ing, Telly Leung, Jose Llana perform "You Are Beautiful" Flower Drum Song by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

The theater world lost a pioneer this weekend. Alvin Ing opened doors for Asian performers and set an example of kindness and generosity we should all aspire to. May we always hear his glor…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:18PM
Friday, July 30, 2021

Broadway Games: One of These Things (Is Not Like the Others) by JK

Broadway Games:  One of These Things (Is Not Like the Others) Growing up, one of my favorite features of Sesame Street was when they played "One of These Things." Bob or Susan or one of t…

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Thursday, July 29, 2021

Graciela Daniele to Receive 2020 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre by Caitlin Moynihan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced that Tony-nominated director and choreographer Graciela Daniele will receive the 2020 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24PM
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

#152 – Follies by Automatic Episode Import

"You said you loved me Or were you just being kind? Or am I losing my mind?" Grab you nostalgia gogg

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Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Quintessence Theatre Group presents Thornton Wilder’s The Skin of Our Teeth by Cameron Kelsall

The Skin of Our Teeth, Thornton Wilder’s timeless exploration of society’s follies, receives a digital staging from Quintessence Theatre Group that meets our moment. Cameron Kelsall revi…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 03:31PM
Monday, July 12, 2021

Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Continues with Roses and Daffodils: The Essential Follies Playlist

In this episode, Ben and Daniel discuss the results of Roses and Daffodils: The Essential Follies Playlist. For this project, listeners voted weekly for their favorite versions of the Follie…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:01AM
Sunday, July 11, 2021

Episode 52: Roses and Daffodils (Follies) by Automatic Episode Import

In this episode, Ben and Daniel discuss the results of Roses and Daffodils: The Essential Follies Pl

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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Best Songs From Best Scores: 1990 - 1991 by JK

Today, we begin a new series, Best Songs From Best Scores, in which we take a look at the numbers from a season's Best Original Score Tony nominees. Of course, "best" is in the eye ear of t…

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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
Tuesday, June 8, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 8 - 14 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 8 - 14 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   June 10, 1982: Transferring from off-Broadway, Torch Song Trilogy  opened at The Little Theatre (renamed The Hele…

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Monday, May 31, 2021

#110 – Amos Wolff – FOLLIES, CHICAGO, GIGI / Equity Therapy Therapist by Automatic Episode Import

Amos Wolff / @amoswolff When Amos Wolff made his Broadway debut at the young age of 25 in Follies, h

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:03AM
Monday, May 24, 2021

COMING ALIVE AGAIN: Back To Before by Goodspeed Musicals

CHRISTIANE NOLL: COMING ALIVE AGAIN Streaming on demand May 9 - 30 Tickets at: https://www.goodspeed.org/shows/coming-alive-again Fourteen months of quarantine, a Broadway shut down, a ro…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:18PM
Thursday, May 13, 2021

Leading Ladies of the West End Interview For Performers Stuff Pro Series: Part 2 Keeping Your Voice Healthy & Great Acting Tips by Performerstuff

Leading Ladies of the West End Interview For Performers Stuff Pro Series: Part 2 Keeping Your Voice Healthy & Great Acting Tips Written by: Mark Pawsey May 13th, 2021 Performer Stu…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 10:18PM
Saturday, May 8, 2021

COMING ALIVE AGAIN: Before the Parade Passes By by Goodspeed Musicals

CHRISTIANE NOLL: COMING ALIVE AGAIN Streaming on demand May 9 - 30 Tickets at: https://www.goodspeed.org/shows/coming-alive-again Fourteen months of quarantine, a Broadway shut down, a ro…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:06PM
Friday, April 30, 2021

Broadway Games: Sondheim Lyrics by JK

Broadway Games: Sondheim Lyrics Do you fancy yourself a real Sondheim fan? This week, put your devotion (and knowledge) to the test! Can you name the Sondheim song and show from the lyrics …

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Thursday, April 29, 2021

Performer Stuff Presents “In the Holding Room” Industry Podcast Episode 12 by Performerstuff

Performer Stuff Presents “In the Holding Room” Industry Podcast Episode 12 Written by: Christiaan Abbott April 29, 2021 Performer Stuff continues with episode 12 of the podcast “…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 11:31AM
Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Lillian Walker: A Woman Named “Dimples” by Trav S.D.

Some brief tribute today to silent movie star Lillian Walker (Lillian Wolke, 1887-1975). Brooklyn native Walker was an artists’ model and chorus girl in the Follies of 1910 when Stuart Bla…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 09:18AM
Sunday, April 18, 2021

Celebrate 50 Years of Follies 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 10:54AM
Thursday, April 8, 2021

The Ghosts of Theater Past: ‘Follies’ Celebrates 50th Anniversary by Matthew Wexler

This April marks the 50th anniversary of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's "Follies." Here's a look at some of our favorite moments from the musical. The post The Ghosts of Theater Past: …

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 01:42PM
Tuesday, April 6, 2021

S1/Ep6: ANGIE SCHWORER AND HER BOYS by Elizabeth Wheless

Jack and Brendon have a true Broadway legend gracing the Again From The Top airwaves this week. The one and only Angie Schworer is here! Angie is a Broadway veteran of over 10 Broadway shows…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:00AM
Monday, April 5, 2021

Urgent Parody update - Despite a gazillion (rough estimate) similarities with Paul Zindel's play, "Shape of Water" is exonerated. What is the effect by Fred Landau

 Urgent Parody update - and if anything can be called a parody emergency, this could be it:   Despite a gazillion (very rough estimate) coincidental similarities with Paul Zindel's play, "…

SOURCE: Music and Comedy at 12:30PM

Today on Broadway: Monday, April 5, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

Broadway Reopens… Kind of, AEA Announces New Protocols, ‘Follies’ 50th Anniversary “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Sunday, April 4, 2021

To join the celebration of the 50th birthday of FOLLIES by Fred Landau

To join the celebration of the 50th birthday of FOLLIES -  both of these done by approval and arrangement with then-publisher Carlin America.  "I'm Still Queer" - This got into Michael M…

SOURCE: Music and Comedy at 12:04PM

Celebrate 50 Years of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman’s Follies With These Historic Photos by Marc J. Franklin

The original Broadway production of the beloved musical opened at the Winter Garden Theatre April 4, 1971.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Saturday, April 3, 2021

April 3: Follies at 50 tomorrow, and New York’s theatrical return that began yesterday by Mark Shenton

... Read More The post April 3: Follies at 50 tomorrow, and New York’s theatrical return that began yesterday first appeared on Shenton Stage.

SOURCE: shentonstage.com at 03:00AM
Thursday, April 1, 2021

Today on Broadway: Thursday, April 1, 2021 by Ashley Steves

Broadway Barks Comes Back Virtually, Christopher Jackson Joins Signature’s “After Midnight,” “Follies” At 50 “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitt…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

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