Monday, July 15, 2019

London Musical Theater Label First Night Records Acquired by Warner Music Group by Logan Culwell-Block

The label's back catalog includes such London cast albums as Les Misérables, Miss Saigon, Mary Poppins, and Oliver!.

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Review Roundup: JOSEPH Opens in the West End, Starring Sheridan Smith and Jason Donovan

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat plays a strictly limited 11-week season at the London Palladium, directed by Laurence Connor (School of Rock, Miss Saigon). Let's see what the cr…

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Sunday, July 7, 2019

VIDEO: Lea Salonga Reunites With MISS SAIGON Co-Star Simon Bowman For 'A Whole New World'

Singer, actress, Broadway royalty, and two-time Disney Princess Lea Salonga recently performed at Cardiff's Wales Millennium Centre in the opening show of her debut solo UK tour. Simon Bowma…

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Monday, June 24, 2019

Fight choreographer Casey Kaleba on prepping actors for whole-cast swordfights in new pirate musical Blackbeard at Signature by Keith Loria

Casey Kaleba, of Tooth and Claw Combat Arts, has been a fight choreographer at Signature Theatre for approximately a decade, teaching combat arts for shows from Jelly’s Last Jam to Midwest…

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Max Chernin, Jim Stanek & More to Lead New Musical Passing Through at Goodspeed by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for Passing Through, the highly anticipated new musical arriving at Goodspeed's Terris Theatre this summer. Directed by Igor Goldin, choreographed by Marcos Santana and musi…

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Friday, June 21, 2019

Billy Porter to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame by Andy Lefkowitz

This news will raise you up! Tony-winning Kinky Boots original Billy Porter is among the newly selected icons set to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, according to Variety. He w…

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Nicholas Christopher Returns to Broadway's Hamilton as George Washington by Andy Lefkowitz

Multi-talented star Nicholas Christopher, formerly seen as George Washington in the Broadway production of Hamilton, returns to the Tony-winning production at the Richard Rodgers Theatre o…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

The Feingold Column: 28 Years Later, I Still Don’t “Miss Saigon” by Michael Feingold

I’m innocent. I had no idea till after it had happened that somebody with access to the now-moribund Village Voice website had decided to celebrate the 28th anniversary of my review of the…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

MISS SAIGON, Lincoln Center CAROUSEL, And More Coming to BroadwayHD In June by BroadwayWorld

June is Busting Out All Over at BroadwayHD and it has less to do with the summer sun than the star power that's about to be unleashed this month.

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Helen Woolf & Nikki Bentley to Join Alistair Brammer Among New London Wicked Stars by Andy Lefkowitz

More new stars are joining the hit West End production of Wicked. UK and Ireland tour alums Helen Woolf (Beauty and the Beast) and Nikki Bentley (Ghost The Musical) have signed on to repeat …

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Helen Woolf & Nikki Bentley to Join Alistair Brammer Among New London Wicked Stars by Andy Lefkowitz

More new stars are joining the hit West End production of Wicked. UK and Ireland tour alums Helen Woolf (Beauty and the Beast) and Nikki Bentley (Ghost The Musical) have signed on to repeat …

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Behind the Legacy Robe by Mo Brady

by Angela Tricarico Each Broadway season, the Legacy Robe makes its journey around Broadway to every musical that opens with an ensemble. The Robe is given to the ensemblist in each show wit…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Memorial Service to Be Held in Memory of General Manager Alan Wasser; Marquee Lights to Be Dimmed by

A memorial service will be held today, May 20 at 2:30PM for Alan Wasser, the highly respected, veteran Broadway general manager, who died on April 14 in New York, due to complications from …

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

Seeing Myself on Broadway. by Mo Brady

by Lance Wiener Nico DeJesus, Minami Yusuf, Eddy Lee, Kristen Faith Oei, Karla Puno Garcia and Angelo Soriano (Photo by…

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Cancel Culture, Miss Saigon, And Butterfly by Artsjournal

Cancel culture is not the same as the rising desire to engage with art’s social implications. But both phenomena are indications of a country that is fundamentally shifting the way it enga…

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Hadestown Star Eva Noblezada Is's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Eva Noblezada, the multi-talented Hadestown star who recently received her second Tony nomination, has signed on to lead's latest vlog, "Little Songbird," beginning on May 9. …

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Miss Saigon star Alistair Brammer is cast as Fiyero in the West End production of Wicked

Miss Saigon star Alistair Brammer is back in the West End and flying high with the news that he will be playing Fiyero in the hit musical Wicked at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre from 22…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

'Miss Saigon' is a musical tearjerker by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Show at the Fox is energetic but unmemorable.

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Call Redialed: NEW Ryan Bauer-Walsh Interview: "The Who's TOMMY" at Seven Angels Theatre by Adam Rothenberg

Last time Ryan Bauer-Walsh & I spoke, he was getting ready to sail around the world performing on a cruise ship. Now that he is back in New York, I am thrilled we get to catch up as he g…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Miss Saigon's Alistair Brammer to Join London's Wicked as Fiyero by Andy Lefkowitz

Alistair Brammer, the power-voiced star who made his Broadway debut in the 2017 revival of Miss Saigon, will return to the West End stage this summer as Fiyero in Wicked. Brammer will begin …

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Miss Saigon’s Alistair Brammer Will Join London Cast of Wicked by Andrew Gans

The hit musical continues at the Apollo Victoria Theatre in the West End.

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Alistair Brammer Will Join the Company of WICKED in London by BroadwayWorld

WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical sensation that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is pleased to announce that Miss Saigon star Alistair Brammer will play Fiyer…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Hadestown Star Eva Noblezada Sets May Residency at The Green Room 42 by Adam Hetrick

A Tony Award nominee for Miss Saigon, Noblezada will perform Ballad of a Broadway Twenty-Something on Monday evenings.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Broadway's Hadestown takes an epic musical journey to the underworld: EW review by Jessica Derschowitz

As far as tales as old as time go, the stories of Greek mythology are pretty high up there, those epic stories of gods and men that have been told for thousands of years and inspired countle…

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Jeremy Kushnier Will Return to Footloose in New Role & More 2019 Muny Casting by Andy Lefkowitz

The Muny has announced an exciting group of Broadway stars set to appear in productions as part of its 2019 summer season. The previously announced slate of works will run from June 10 thro…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Alan Wasser, a veteran Broadway general manager, dies at age 70 by Caitlin Huston

Alan Wasser, a veteran Broadway general manager and founder of Foresight Theatrical, passed away on April 14 at the age of 70. Wasser died due to complications from Parkinson’s disease. A…

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Scholars Protest Madison Run of MISS SAIGON Following Cancellation of Panel Discussions In A Season That's 'A One-Two Punch to Asian Americans' by BroadwayWorld reports that following the cancellation of a moderated panel after a performance of Miss Saigon at the Overture Center, scholars and educators from the local university took to p…

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Theatre royalty, Ruthie Henshall, to premiere new solo show in Australia by Matt Edwards

West End and Broadway superstar Ruthie Henshall will bring her new solo show, Ruthie Henshall: Live & Intimate to Australia this June. The multi-award winning actress is best known for h…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Broadway Balances America Invites You to Experience the New Production of the Legendary Miss Saigon by Ryan Gilbert

Broadway Across America’s Telly Award-winning collaboration with The Balancing Act, the award-winning morning show on the Lifetime Channel, rounds out season five of the five-part series B…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Miss Saigon proves its effectiveness by Cogency

Miss Saigon by Claude-Michel Schönberg, Alain Boublil, and Richard Maltby Jr. Directed by Laurence Connor. Broadway Philadelphia through March 31, 2019, at the Academy of Music, 240 S. Bro…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Show People with Paul Wontorek: Eva Noblezada of Hadestown by

Miss Saigon Tony nominee Eva Noblezada is back on the boards in Hadestown.

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