Friday, October 11, 2019

Billy Porter in Talks to Play Fairy Godmother in Cinderella Movie Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Billy Porter, the Tony-winning stage vet who recently won his first Emmy for Pose, is currently in negotiations to portray the Fairy Godmother in the upcoming fresh movie musical adaptatio…

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Save Up to $60 on Tickets to See Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins in THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM on Broadway

Two legendary actors come together in one unforgettable story of a shared life and all of its complexities. Two-time Olivier and Tony Award® winner Jonathan Pryce ('Game of Thrones', Miss S…

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Mix of old and new — from Miss Saigon to Donna Summer — in upcoming Mirvish season by Raju Mudhar - Staff Reporter

Hamilton is the headliner, but there’s plenty more for theatregoers to anticipate.

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Friday, September 20, 2019
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Championing The Arts: An Interview with SF Travel?s Brenda Tucker

by Kari Barclay In 2018, San Francisco had a total of 25.8 million visitors who collectively contributed $10 billion to the city?s economy. Some of these visitors attend theatre and other l…

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Monday, September 16, 2019
Thursday, September 5, 2019

Upcoming N.Y.C. Auditions for Waitress, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

MISS SAIGON Tour Announces Casting Changes

Cameron Mackintosh announced today that Ellie Fishman will assume the role of 'Ellen' beginning on September 24, 2019 at ASU Gammage in Tempe, AZ in his acclaimed new production of Boublil a…

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Thursday, August 29, 2019
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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

CD REVIEW: The Will Rogers Follies by JK

I recently revisited this blast from the past, and loved it so much I couldn't wait for another Throwback Thursday. So, I guess this is a Throwback Tuesday... Anyway, back in 1991, while eve…

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Inspiring Change by Angela Tricarico

by Mara Jill Herman (Graphic by Brittney Keim) In 2018, I was…

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Sunday, August 4, 2019

It’s Time To Let ‘Miss Saigon’ Go – Forever by Artsjournal2

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen: “Fantasy cannot be dismissed as mere entertainment, especially when we keep repeating the fantasy. Fantasy — and our enjoyment of it …

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Review: ‘8’ A Steampunk Opera, The Other Palace by Madeline Lee

Review: '8' A Steampunk Opera, The Other Palace4.0stars‘8’ A Steampunk Opera, is a dark new musical with gloriously powerful voices, slow sliding melodies and an obscure plot line. This …

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Friday, August 2, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Broadway Lights...Sort of... by JK

They say the devil is in the details, so this week I'm getting really specific. Some people obsess over costumes.  Others pay close attention wigs. Or furniture (remember that table that ne…

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Monday, July 29, 2019

VIDEO: MISS SAIGON Tour Cast Speaks About Representation in Theatre

The heat is on because cast members from the national tour of Miss Saigon, including Emily Bautista, Christine Bunuan, and Red Concepción, sat down with FilAm Arts to speak about representa…

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‘Miss Saigon’ Ages Horribly In Era Of #MeToo And Authentic Representation; Broadway Classic Needs A Makeover by Dino-Ray Ramos

Miss Saigon in 2019 is not the Miss Saigon I remember from 1997. With music by Claude-Michel Schönberg and lyrics by Richard Maltby Jr. and Alain Boublil, Miss Saigon is inspired by the …

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Lea Salonga review – musicals star evokes whole new world of stories by John Lewis

Palladium, LondonThe voice of Miss Saigon and Princess Jasmine controls the audience as finely as the vibrato in her expressive vocals Musical-theatre singers are in an odd position: they ne…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

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