Sunday, May 21, 2023

ShentonSTAGE Daily for MONDAY MAY 22 by Mark Shenton

Welcome to today’s edition of ShentonSTAGE Daily, REVISITING GROUNDHOG DAY AGAIN… AND AGAIN The experience of Groundhog Day, the 1993 film comedy in which a weather forecaster finds hims…

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Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Photos: Inside Rehearsal for The Old Vic's GROUNDHOG DAY, Starring Andy Karl

Rehearsals are well underway for The Old Vic's upcoming production of Groundhog Day! Check out the photos below.

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Saturday, April 29, 2023


(Tom Lamont’s article appeared in the Guardian, 4/29; Photo: Photograph: David Vintiner/The Guardian.) He’s the anarchic comedian behind the musicals Matilda and Groundhog Day. He talks …

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Tim Minchin: ‘Politics affects my mental health … I feel gaslit’ by Tom Lamont

He’s the anarchic comedian behind the musicals Matilda and Groundhog Day. He talks about dashed Hollywood hopes, the dangers of modernising Roald Dahl and feeling out of step with his prog…

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Thursday, March 30, 2023

Video: Matthew Warchus and Tim Minchin Talk the Return of GROUNDHOG DAY

The award-winning musical, Groundhog Day returns to London this year following its world premiere in 2016. Check out an all new video of Tim Minchin and Matthew Warchus talking about the s…

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Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Enter stage right: the new wave of musicals taking on the West End adaptations by Kate Wyver

With everything from Bake Off to Pretty Woman putting bums on seats in Theatreland, launching an original homegrown production is harder than ever. But might salvation be at hand in the unli…

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Thursday, March 23, 2023

See Who's Joining Andy Karl in Groundhog Day London Encore Run by Logan Culwell-Block

Based on the 1993 film, the musical is heading back to The Old Vic, where it made its world premiere in 2016.

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Full Cast and Creatives Announced for GROUNDHOG DAY at The Old Vic

The Old Vic has revealed the full creative team and cast for the award-winning musical, Groundhog Day, which returns to London following its world premiere in 2016.

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Thursday, February 16, 2023

VIDEO: Tim Minchin Performs GROUNDHHOG DAY Tunes As The Show Gears Up for Its West End Return!

Tony-nominated composer Tim Minchin took to social media this week to perform two songs from his Olivier Award-winning musical, Groundhog Day, which is making its hotly anticipated return to…

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Thursday, February 2, 2023

Happy Groundhog Day! Celebrate with a Look Back on GROUNDHOG DAY THE MUSICAL

Happy Groundhog Day! You know what that means - we're celebrating the occasion by taking a look back on Groundhog Day The Musical, which premiered on Broadway in April 2017 after its acclaim…

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Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Prop Table Tuesday: A Trio Of Great Groundhog Day Props by Broadway By Ghostlight

With this week containing everyone's favorite minor holiday, Groundhog Day, I figured it was the perfect time to share a few of my many treasures from Groundhog Day The Musical. From one-per…

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Thursday, January 5, 2023

Full Cast Set for Sweeney Todd, Starring Josh Groban & Annaleigh Ashford by Caitlin Moynihan

The full cast for the upcoming Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's musical Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is set. Thomas Kail will direct the production…

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Wednesday, December 7, 2022

‘Groundhog Day’ Will Play London’s Old Vic Theatre, Starring Andy Karl by Billy McEntee

Cult musical 'Groundhog Day' will return to the London stage in 2023, again starring Tony nominee and Olivier Award winner Andy Karl.  The post ‘Groundhog Day’ Will Play London’s Old…

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Today on Broadway: Wednesday, December 7, 2022 by Matt Tamanini

BREAKING: KPOP to Close this Sunday, December 11.‘Into the Woods’ Head Out on the Road, ‘Groundhog Day’ Pulls a Groundhog Day,’ Matt Saw ‘SIX’ Again… Shocker “Today on Broa…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Andy Karl to Reprise Olivier-Winning Turn in Groundhog Day in London Next Year by Caitlin Moynihan

It's time to set your alarms! The Olivier-winning musical Groundhog Day is returning to London next year. The musical will play the Old Vic Theatre, where it had its world premiere in 2018, …

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Groundhog Day Returning to London With Andy Karl by Logan Culwell-Block

Based on the 1993 film, the musical is heading back to The Old Vic, where it made its world premiere in 2016.

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Andy Karl to Star in London Groundhog Day Revival This Summer

Karl will return to the role that won him an Olivier Award and a Tony nomination.

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GROUNDHOG DAY Will Return to the West End in 2023 Starring Andy Karl

The Old Vic has announced the return of the critically acclaimed hit show, Groundhog Day, directed by Matthew Warchus, with book by Danny Rubin, and music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.

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Saturday, August 20, 2022

Atsuko Okatsuka review – an artfully offbeat standup by Brian Logan

Pleasance Courtyard, EdinburghOkatsuka’s slightly incapable, slightly on-edge persona is a fun time, whose yarn about an intruder frames material on marriage, mental illness and migration …

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Saturday, August 13, 2022

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Broadway Update: New Woods Cast; Lilias White in Hadestown; Theresa Rebeck Joins Working Girl By: David Sheward August 13, 2022: Several new cast members including Tony winners and nomin…

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022

WATCH: Tony Nominees Orfeh and Andy Karl Play a Round of Who, Me? by Playbill

Playbill challenged the Broadway favorites to play a round of Who, Me? to see how well they know each other. Watch the video above to see how they fared. "We love working together. It's lik…

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Friday, July 29, 2022

Watch a Sneak Peek From An Evening With Orfeh and Andy Karl by Playbill

Tony nominees (and married couple) Orfeh and Andy Karl will appear together in concert August 4 at 7 and 9:30 PM at Chelsea Table + Chair in NYC. Watch the pair sing “When I Fall In Love,…

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Lena Hall & Andrew Call Join Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony winner Lena Hall will take on the role of Audrey in Little Shop of Horrors beginning on September 6 at off-Broadway's Westside Theatre. Hall will star opposite two-time Tony nominee R…

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Friday, May 6, 2022

Bill Murray Heads to Groundhog Day… Again | Playbill

In a moment of life imitating art, the star of the original film returned to the Broadway musical for a second night in a row.

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Thursday, February 24, 2022

Caroline, or Change in the Archives by Doug Reside, Curator, Billy Rose Theatre Division, New York Public Library For The Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center

Sharon D. Clarke and Samantha Williams in Caroline, or Change (Photo © Joan Marcus) There are certain Broadway seasons in which any of the shows nominated for the Best Musical Tony Award …

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Wednesday, February 16, 2022

The Aging Ingenue - Episode 1 by BroadwayWorld

Claire gives a killer audition! ... but for which role? Starring Sara Jean Ford, Vishal Vaidya, Ashley Blanchet, and Will Reynolds. The Aging Ingénue is a fun, quirky, musical vignette ser…

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New Beginnings: A Review of Groundhog Day, The Musical by Ted C. Fishman

The story captures God’s chief expectation, that people spend their lives bettering life for all on Earth.

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Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Review: ‘Groundhog Day’ debuts at Paramount Theatre. This musical has a lot of plot to rush through but is still a worthy winter escape. by Chris Jones

The Paramount has excellent timing. Just as that woodchuck known as Punxsutawney Phil was emerging in Pennsylvania, the theater was readying the first local production of the Broadway musica…

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Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Happy National Ukulele Day! by Trav S.D.

Sure, February 2 is Groundhog Day but it also happens to be National Ukulele Day, and for reasons that should be obvious, that will always take precedence where I live. I had planning on per…

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

‘Hanging on by our fingertips’: theatres fear Omicron’s impact on festive season by Chris Wiegand Stage Editor

With a surge in cancellations across the country, the new strain of Covid might be the biggest threat to the UK’s stage industry yet It is the crucial season for theatres when families, sc…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:33AM
Friday, September 17, 2021

Andy Karl and Orfeh: Legally Bound at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Sandi Durell

By Melissa Griegel Broadway power couple Andy Karl (Groundhog Day, Rocky the Musical) and Orfeh (Legally Blonde, Pretty Woman) bounded up on the Feinstein’s stage September 15th, with an u…

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