Wednesday, January 20, 2021

VIDEO: Broadway Celebrates Biden with A Moving Mashup of RENT and HAIR!

Tonight, many of Broadway's brightest stars united to celebrate the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris with a medley of the classic showtunes 'Seasons of Lo…

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Thursday, January 14, 2021

Todrick Hall Joins This Week's Episode of BLACK HAIR IN THE BIG LEAGUES

Black Hair in the Big Leagues, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, a Broadway podcast which features black voices and experiences, welcomed Broadway Veteran and YouTube sensat…

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The highly curious (and sometimes horrifying) appeal of hair art 

A new twist on Victorian “hairwork” is making waves

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Salisha Thomas sits down with the one and only Todrick Hall to discuss his journey to stardom, and of course, HAIR! Todrick is a choreographer, actor, dancer, singer, songwriter and director…

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Season 2: Episode 2: Annie Golden: Legacy: Actress, Orange is the New Black, Broadway, The Full Monty, Assassins, Hair, The Shirts, CBGB by Bpn Admin Cs

Season 2, Episode 2 of Baring It All with Call Me Adam, on the Broadway Podcast Network, continues with Broadway & Orange is the New Black's Annie Golden. This interview has been split i…

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Monday, January 11, 2021

Ain’t No Love in the Heart of the City — a soul track indelibly linked with a hair metal band

The song first recorded by Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland in 1974 became a Whitesnake staple

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Friday, January 8, 2021

We Love Caissie Levy by Bpn Admin Cs

Before she was Queen of Arendelle, Caissie recreated the iconic role of Fantine in the 2014 revival of Les Misérables on Broadway, and is known to New York and London audiences for origin…

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Thursday, January 7, 2021

Don't Cry for Me Hilaria Baldwin by The Ensemblist

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Sophia Schultz: Triple Threat of the Freak Show by Trav S.D.

Little Person Sophia Schultz was working on a triple pitch: she could bill herself as a minutely statured, bearded fat lady. The last two are of course cultivated attributes, and truth to te…

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EP 16-Hailing from SIX the Musical: Britt Mack and Adrianna Hicks by Bpn Admin Cs

From the hit musical, SIX we got Brittney Mack and Adrianna Hicks. Truly, two anointed and blessed Queens hailing from the Chicago production of Six to Broadway who are slaying on and off th…

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of January 4 - Marisha Wallace, HAIR OBC Vinyl, and More!

Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes a new album from Marisha Wallace, the original Broadway c…

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Monday, January 4, 2021

I Do Barbara Rush by Trav S.D.

Anyone who knows their beans knows that the title of this post comes from Shampoo (1975). Warren Beatty offers this information to a bank manager in the hopes it will help him to secure a bu…

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Friday, January 1, 2021

Be performance and audition ready with these hair and makeup tips by Admin

Hair and makeup are just a part of being a dancer. But that doesn’t mean we are all able to line the perfect cat eye, contour in all the right places and style our hair in something fancie…

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Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Mr. Broadway December 2020: Hadestown's Andre De Shields by JK

After the year we've had, what better way to celebrate its end than to honor a true Broadway legend as Mr. Broadway for December 2020? Of course, most Broadway fans know of his bigger acco…

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Thursday, December 24, 2020

‘Nice to see them letting their hair down’: ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND – Chickenshed Theatre by John Chapman

Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland is being freestreamed by Chickenshed, the north London youth-oriented community theatre, and is the latest in a long line of releases from them this year.

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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Rosalind Knight obituary by Michael Coveney

Veteran stage and screen actor who found new audiences with her roles in TV’s Gimme Gimme Gimme and Friday Night DinnerIn a career stretching over seven decades, the distinctive, cut-glass…

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Krystal Joy Brown Joins Latest Episode of THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN SEALES

Krystal Joy Brown is a singer, dancer and actor who made her Broadway debut in 2009 in Hair. She is best known for her portrayal of Diana Ross in the Broadway musical Motown: The Musical. He…

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Friday, December 18, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Hair's "Where Do I Go" Claude Duet with Creel, Rado and Galt MacDermot On Keys

December 18th is the happy hippie birthday of Broadway composer Galt MacDermot. The Grammy and Drama Desk Award winner and Songwriter's Hall of Fame inductee composed the music for the Broad…

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Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Moulin Rouge! Shifts Launch of National Tour to Chicago in 2022 by Caitlin Moynihan

Moulin Rouge! has announced a new schedule for its previously announced national touring production. Originally set to launch at New Orleans' Saenger Theatre in November 2020, the Tony-nomin…

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Monday, December 7, 2020

Pluck and pamper: Lotus Beauty waxes lyrical about the salon by Satinder Chohan

Our series of extracts from unstaged scripts continues with a play that explores what it means to be Asian and female in modern suburbia Most women enjoy a special relationship with their be…

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Saturday, December 5, 2020

Call Redialed: NEW Jackie Beat Interview: Drag Queen, Holiday Show: Christmas is NOT Canceled by Adam Rothenberg

It’s always great to catch up with drag legend Jackie Beat! Her off-beat humor always puts a smile on my face and that is why I’m thrilled she is performing a new virtual Christmas Show …

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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Nate: A One Man Show review – outrageous and electrifying comedy by Brian Logan

Natalie Palamides’s drag king show remains both raucous and subtle, as it explores grey areas around consent There can be sacrifices when live comedy transfers to TV – and I expected the…

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Here's one I made earlier: Blue Peter daredevil Peter Duncan's DIY panto by Sam Wollaston

The former children’s TV presenter has made a festive spectacular with friends and family. It’s Jack and the Beanstalk – filmed in his own back garden ‘Come in, hi, I’m Peter,” s…

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Friday, November 20, 2020

Spotlight On...Grace McLean by Michael Block

Name: Grace McLean Hometown: Costa Mesa, CA Education: I went to the Orange County High School of the Arts, and got my BFA in Drama and Art History from NYU. Favorite Credits: Natasha, Pierr…

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

‘Hair’ star Lynn Kellogg dead at 77, spurs COVID-19 warnings on Twitter by Eric Hegedus

"People calling me, people upset, just all over the place, all over the country," said her husband.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

The Wedding Singer to play Australia in 2021

Remember cassette players, ATARI, slap bands and outrageous hair? It’s time to dust off your 80s best and get ready for some all-out fun as David Venn Enterprises (Bring It On The Musical)…

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Monday, November 16, 2020

Original Broadway Hair Cast Member Lynn Kellogg Dies at 77 by Logan Culwell-Block

Kellogg sang "Easy to Be Hard" and "I Believe in Love" as Broadway's original Sheila.

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Friday, November 13, 2020

Lynn Kellogg, Original 'Sheila' in HAIR, Dies From Covid-19

Lynn Kellogg- Simpers, Broadway's original Sheila in the 1968 production of 'Hair,' passed away this week at the age of 77.

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Lynn Kellogg, Who Found the Spotlight in ‘Hair,’ Dies at 77 by Anita Gates

She had a leading role as an uptight debutante-turned-hippie in the original Broadway production. She died of Covid-19.

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Monday, November 9, 2020

Red Ellen: keeping up with the firebrand MP who led the Jarrow march by Caroline Bird

With England’s theatres under lockdown, our series of extracts from unstaged scripts continues with a play about 1940s Labour minister Ellen Wilkinson The irony of “forgotten women of hi…

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