Friday, December 11, 2020

Broadway Games: Lloyd Webber/Sondheim Jumble by JK

Last week's Jumble game proved pretty popular, so here's another one to send you off on a nice weekend. This week, the mashup finds two living legends...working together? To figure it out, …

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Friday, December 4, 2020

Broadway Games: A Broadway Blend Jumble by JK

How about a Broadway word puzzle to start your weekend off right? We have blended together two musical titles. To figure it out, you'll need to figure out the clues. The orange boxes on the …

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

What can ‘Palm Springs’ and ‘Groundhog Day’ teach us about surviving the sameness of pandemic life? by Michelle Chikaonda

It was easier to keep spirits up at the start of the pandemic shutdown, when we thought the disruption would be short. Nine months later, Michelle Chikaonda finds unexpected help in two movi…

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Sunday, August 16, 2020

Listen to a Special Fan-Requested Episode of Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Broadway curtains may still be closed, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her popular BBC Radio 2 show…

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Orfeh Reveals the Andy Karl Role She Wants to Play and How the Broadway Couple Collaborates by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been over five months into the Broadway shutdown , and Tony nominee Orfeh is spending her time leaning into her creativity and hanging out with husband Andy Karl. "[Andy and I] have s…

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

Odds & Ends: Andrew Lloyd Webber Participates in Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Trial & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Andrew Lloyd-Webber Receives Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is dedicated to reopening theaters …

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Saturday, August 8, 2020

Tim Minchin Discusses His New Series UPRIGHT, How it Connects to GROUNDHOG DAY, and More!

Tim Minchin recently chatted with The Theatre Times about his new show, Upright. He discussed what he hopes audiences get out of the show, how he sees it relating to his other work, and more.

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An Interview with Tim Minchin, Writer and Star of the New Australian Television Series: “Upright” by Rem Myers

Upright, a new Australian television drama, co-written by and starring the multitalented Tim Minchin (composer of Matilda the Musical and Groundhog Day), is a special show. Premiering on Aug…

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Monday, August 3, 2020

Podcast: BroadwayRadio Chats with Tony Nominee Tim Minchin on New TV Show, UPRIGHT, MATILDA Film, More

On today's 50th episode of 'Tell Me More,' Matt speaks with star of stage and screen, two-time Tony-nominated writer Tim Minchin. From comedy specials to playing Judas in the 'Jesus Christ S…

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Olivier award-winning theatre producer André Ptaszynski dies aged 67 by Chris Wiegand

Ptaszynski whose hits included the musical Matilda was one of the West End’s ‘greatest experts’ Tributes have been paid to the distinguished theatre producer André Ptaszynski, who has…

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Watch the Trailer for Upright, Starring Tony Nominee Tim Minchin and Debuting August 6 by Dan Meyer

The series, co-written by the Matilda the Musical and Groundhog Day composer-lyricist, will stream on Sundance Now.

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Monday, June 29, 2020

VIDEO: MATILDA and GROUNDHOG DAY Composer Tim Minchin Releases New Single 'I'll Take Lonely Tonight' From Debut Album

Tony- and GRAMMY-nominated performer Tim Minchin known for his irreverent comedy routines, his beloved scores for musicals including 'Matilda: The Musical' and 'Groundhog Day' has released h…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020


Josh Swallows Broadway is a popular comedy podcast on the Broadway Podcast Network hosted by Broadway funny man Josh Lamon (The Prom, Groundhog Day, Finding Neverland, Hair). Since the Quara…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Lookback: on gratitude by Terry Teachout

From 2010: If you need to adjust your attitude–and I did–a repeat viewing of Groundhog Day will likely do the trick. I laughed and laughed, then found myself overcome with gratitude at…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY Star John Sanders Sings 'Night Will Come'

John Sanders, who was most recently on Broadway in Groundhog Day the Musical, offered some inspirational words in the form of a song. Sanders performed a guitar arrangement of Night Will Com…

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY's John Sanders Sings 'Night Will Come'

John Sanders, who was most recently on Broadway in Groundhog Day the Musical, offered some inspirational words in the form of a song. Sanders performed a guitar arrangement of Night Will Com…

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Monday, March 23, 2020


Groundhog Day & The SpongeBob Musical's Jordan Grubb has shared his Les Miserables parody video entitled 'One Day More - A Quarantined Musical.'

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

“No matter what happens tomorrow” by Artsjournal1

It struck me the other day that ever since Mrs. T went into the hospital, our life has come to resemble Groundhog Day, an endless succession of repeat performances. I am, like Bill Murray, s…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Taylor Iman Jones Joins Emojiland Off-Broadway February 18 by Olivia Clement

The Head Over Heels and Groundhog Day star, also cast in the upcoming premiere of The Devil Wears Prada musical, will temporarily step in for Lesli Margherita.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

VIDEO: Missy Higgins Debuts New Tim Minchin Song 'Carry You' from UPRIGHT TV Series

Tim Minchin, composer of hit musicals Matilda and Groundhog Day, will star in, co-produce, and co-write both music and scripts for the new TV series, UPRIGHT. See star Missy Higgins p…

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Upcoming Devil Wears Prada Star Taylor Iman Jones to Play Weeklong Run as Princess in Emojiland by Andy Lefkowitz

Taylor Iman Jones is headed to Emojiland. The talented actress will take on the role of Princess in the new off-Broadway musical for a limited run from February 18-23. She will fill in for …

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Taylor Iman Jones Joins Emojiland Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Head Over Heels and Groundhog Day star, also cast in the upcoming premiere of The Devil Wears Prada musical, will temporarily step in for Lesli Margherita.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Slow Burn’s Groundhog Day Is Worth Visiting Again — & Again by Bill Hirschman

The first things to know about Slow Burn Theater Company’s musical Groundhog Day is (a) do not go expecting to see the movie and (b) do not go expecting Bill Murray. The third thing is tha…

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Feeling stuck? Here’s how to move through it! by Admin

Many of us look forward to Groundhog Day to predict how much longer we will have to endure winter. Will Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow, or is spring around the corner? You may or may no…

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Sunday, February 2, 2020

BWW TV: Looking Back At GROUNDHOG DAY's Opening Night

Who is that emerging from his borough? Today, February 2nd, officially marks Groundhog Day, the annual holiday that celebrates the legendary groundhog Punxsutawney Phil. In honor of the oc…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Photo Flash: See Thom Sesma, Ann Harada and More At The Lucille Lortel Theatre Presentation Of SOLANA, A NEW MUSICAL

Take an exclusive look at The Lucille Lortel Theatre presentation of  the new musical SOLANA from December 9th, 2019 at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.  The cast was led by Thom Sesma (Sweeny …

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Lilli Cooper & More Complete the Cast of Jerry Herman & Michael Stewart's Mack & Mabel at Encores! by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming Encores! staging of Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart's 1974 Tony-nominated musical Mack and Mabel. The previously announced production will r…

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

7 fantastic Bay Area things to do this weekend, Dec. 27-29 by Jackie Burrell, Randy McMullen

It's the lull between holidays -- and we've got seven fab ideas for how to spend them, from a musical "Groundhog Day" to Chinese pageantry, wintery hikes and more.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Review: ‘Groundhog Day’ musical in SF a snarky holiday treat by Sam Hurwitt, Correspondent

Yes, "Groundhog Day the Musical," getting its Bay Area premiere at SF Playhouse, is a worthy holiday show.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Lungs, Starring The Crown's Claire Foy & Matt Smith, Will Transfer to Brooklyn Academy of Music by Andy Lefkowitz

Two screen co-stars are headed to New York in a daring new play. Claire Foy and Matt Smith, known for their turns on TV's The Crown, will headline Duncan Macmillan's comedic drama Lungs ne…

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