Thursday, January 23, 2020

MUSICAL OF THE MONTH: Applause: The Cast by JK

This week, let's take a look at the people who were in the Musical of the Month - the multiple Tony nominated company of Applause. Among them are once and future TV and movie stars, legends …

Linked From www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:54AM
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

2019-2020: Looking Back, Looking Forward: The Glories of Off- and Off-Off-Broadway by Wendy Caster

I was going to do a "best-of" for 2019 plus a "looking forward" for 2020, when I realized that their focus would be much the same: the treasure that is non-Broadway theatre.I'm not denying t…

Linked From Show Showdown at 11:42PM

Janie Dee to Headline London Premiere of Tony-Winning Comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Olivier-winning actress Janie Dee has been cast as Masha in the upcoming London-debut staging of Christopher Durang's 2013 Tony-winning play Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. To…

Linked From Broadway.com at 01:24PM
Friday, January 17, 2020

Claire Moore on Getting Booed for Her Role as a Baddie in London's Mary Poppins by Matt Wolf

Claire Moore was Sarah Brightman’s replacement more than three decades ago as Christine Daaé in the West End’s The Phantom of the Opera and has rarely been long absent from the London s…

Linked From Broadway.com at 03:42PM
Thursday, January 2, 2020

Watch the Sondheim New Year’s Eve Concert by New York Theater

Watch the entire 90-minute concert “Celebrating Sondheim,” performed by the New York Philharmonic live on New Year’s Eve 2020, with host Bernadette Peters and guest vocalist Katrina Le…

Linked From newyorktheater.me at 10:11AM
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Watch Now: New York Philharmonic Celebrates Sondheim with Katrina Lenk & Bernadette Peters

Tony Award winner Katrina Lenk - who will star in the gender-blind 2020 Broadway revival of Sondheim's Company - sang Losing My Mind and Could I Leave You from Follies, Alexander Gemignan…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:36AM
Saturday, December 28, 2019

Squigs Picks His 10 Favorite Broadway.com Illustrations of the Past Decade by Broadway.com

Howdy, folks! Justin Robertson, a.k.a. Squigs, here! December 29 will mark the 10th anniversary of my very first Broadway.com illustration. Plus Tony night 2020 will mark the decennial of ou…

Linked From Broadway.com at 03:06PM
Wednesday, December 18, 2019

A Force Far Greater Than Myself by Mo Brady

by Anna Altheide Whatever faith you may or may …

Linked From www.theensemblist.com at 05:11PM
Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Go Inside the Starry, Teary Memorial for Theater Titan Harold Prince by Michael Appler

The prince of Broadway was memorialized on December 16. The theater community gathered at the Majestic Theatre to honor 21-time Tony winner Harold Prince, who died on July 31 at the age o…

Linked From Broadway.com at 03:18PM
Monday, December 16, 2019

Watch Fiddler on the Roof's Radio City Chanukah Spectacular From 2019's Red Bucket Follies by Playbill Staff

Plus, the cast of Chicago brings the Fosse razzle dazzle to songs from Mean Girls, Hamilton, and more!

Linked From Playbill at 03:20PM

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Put on a Radio City Chanukah Spectacular at BC/EFA's Red Bucket Follies!

Borle, Groff, Warren and Watts also announced the judges' picks for best onstage presentations. Off-Broadway's Fiddler on the Roof - in Yiddish took top honors. In its number, the company ad…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:55PM
Friday, December 13, 2019

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of CHICAGO Ask 'What Would Fosse Do?' at BC/EFA's Red Bucket Follies

Six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising erupted into two extraordinary performances of lighthearted parodies, inspiring calls-to-action and exceptional dance earlier this week at Red Bucket Fo…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:50PM
Thursday, December 12, 2019

Watch the Opening Number From 2019’s Red Bucket Follies by Ruthie Fierberg

Plus eight other highlights from the annual Broadway Cares event.

Linked From Playbill at 04:01PM

VIDEO: Watch Broadway Unite in Opening Number from BC/EFA's Red Bucket Follies!

This year's opening number was a sparkling celebration of the more than 200 actors making their Broadway debuts this season. The performance featured 60 newcomers, from a bevy of Broadway's …

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 12:06PM

Red Bucket Follies by Barry Gordin

BC/EFA Celebrated End of Fall Fundraising with Red Bucket Follies Featuring Hundreds of Singers and Dancers and Outstanding Choreography  By: Ellis Nassour December 12, 2019: Broadw…

Linked From theaterlife at 11:15AM
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Photo Flash: HAMILTON, AIN'T TOO PROUD, MOULIN ROUGE! and More at RED BUCKET FOLLIES 2019

Six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising erupted into two extraordinary performances of lighthearted parodies, inspiring calls-to-action and exceptional dance at this year's Red Bucket Follies.…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:37PM

VIDEO: Check Out Highlights From RED BUCKET FOLLIES 2019

Check out highlights from this year's Red Bucket Follies benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Video below!

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:33PM

9 Memorable Moments From 2019’s Red Bucket Follies by Ruthie Fierberg

From Hadestown star André De Shields to Yiddish Fiddler on the Roof’s hilarious number, here are the highlights from the annual Broadway Cares event.

Linked From Playbill at 08:18AM
Tuesday, December 10, 2019

RED BUCKET FOLLIES Raises $5,631,888 For Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Six weeks of enthusiastic fundraising erupted into two extraordinary performances of lighthearted parodies, inspiring calls-to-action and exceptional dance at this year's Red Bucket Follies.…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:05PM

2019 Red Bucket Follies Raises $5.6 Million by Dan Meyer

The And Peggy leg of the Hamilton tour was named top donor at the annual celebration, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Linked From Playbill at 05:52PM

Getting into the Christmas Spirit: Ten Q and A’s with a Radio City Rockette by Performerstuff

Getting into the Christmas Spirit: Ten Q and A’s with a Radio City Rockette Written by Alex Muscaro December 2, 2019 Jessica McRoberts has had the pleasure of performing over the pas…

Linked From performerstuff.com at 05:46PM
Friday, December 6, 2019

Bernadette Peters To Host NEW YEARS EVE: CELEBRATING SONDHEIM with the New York Philharmonic

Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters will join the New York Philharmonic as host of New Year's Eve: Celebrating Sondheim, December 31, 2019. 'Considered by many to be the premier interpreter …

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 12:27PM
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Stars From Moulin Rouge!, Little Shop of Horrors, More Join 2019 Edition of Red Bucket Follies by Dan Meyer

The annual variety concert supports Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Linked From Playbill at 04:49PM

Jonathan Groff, André De Shields and More to Appear as Special Guests at RED BUCKET FOLLIES

Broadway's onstage best, most impressive ensembles and behind-the-scenes superstars will celebrate six weeks of dedicated fundraising at Red Bucket Follies at 4:30 pm on Monday, December 9, …

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:39PM
Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Eleanor's Very Merry Christmas Wish moves Denise McGowan Tracy from Petterino's to the North Pole by Catey Sullivan

The longtime cabaret producer turns her own children's book about a lonely rag doll into a new holiday musical. Some artists hone their craft at college or conse…

Linked From www.chicagoreader.com at 05:50PM

FOLLIES, SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's December Stage-to-Screen Report

December is a big month for stage to screen adaptations, because the highly-anticipated film, CATS, will be released on December 20! The Spongebob Squarepants musical will also be performed …

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 03:52PM
Sunday, December 1, 2019

Velma and Thelma: The Connor Sisters by Trav S.D.

The identical Connor Twins, Velma (1906-1987) and Thelma (1906-1981) hailed from Hornbeck, Vernon Parish, Louisiana. The harmonizing sisters toured big time vaudeville with a Gus Edwards rev…

Linked From Trav S.D. at 06:24AM
Friday, November 29, 2019

BWW Flashback: Imelda Staunton Takes the Stage, From GYPSY to FOLLIES!

It's a big week for Imelda Staunton. Following rumors that the stage and screen star was in talks to take over as Queen Elizabeth is season 5 and 6 of The Crown, it was announced that she wo…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 12:24PM

All that Chat

2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06: Slave Play
Feb 01: The Minutes
TBA: Blue