Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Remembering Paint Your Wagon by Mark Robinson

Lerner and Loewe certainly wrote some gorgeous music together for Broadway and Hollywood musicals. From Brigadoon to My Fair Lady, from Gigi to  Camelot, the duo crafted lush, elegant m…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

Harry Hadden-Paton to Star in North American Premiere of The King's Speech in Chicago by Andy Lefkowitz

Harry Hadden-Paton, the celebrated star who recently concluded a Tony-nominated turn as Henry Higgins in My Fair Lady, will next take on the role of King George VI in the upcoming North Ame…

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

A Room of Ringers by Mo Brady

Road Show at City Center Encores! Off-Center Review by Mo Brady Raul Esparza, Brandon Uranowtiz and Jin Ha in Road Show…

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Photo Flash: Jenn Colella Stars In PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO

Pittsburgh CLO welcomes both Jenn Colella and Charles Shaughnessy back to the Benedum, as they both starred in previous summer season hits: Jenn as Annie Oakley in 2008's Annie Get Your Gun,…

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

An Onslaught of Closing Notices by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady Next month, five new Broadway musicals will close. Most of them are musicals with large ensembles: The Prom…

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Shaw’s Brigadoon just the latest darker reinterpretation of a classic musical by Carly Maga - Theatre Critic

New staging of Lerner & Loewe show follows more troubling takes on Oklahoma!, My Fair Lady and more.

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh Will Lead MY FAIR LADY National Tour

Nederlander Presentations, Inc., has just announced that Shereen Ahmed will be Eliza Doolittle and Laird Mackintosh will be Henry Higgins in the upcoming North American tour of Lincoln Cente…

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Lincoln Center Theater’s My Fair Lady to Tour by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Though the exquisitely crafted revival of My Fair Lady has concluded a glorious run at Lincoln Center Theatre, the Bartlett Sher helmed production will continue to live on in an upcoming Nat…

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My Fair Lady Tour Finds Its Stars in Shereen Ahmed & Laird Mackintosh by Andy Lefkowitz

This tour is being headlined by a loverly pair of stars! Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh have been cast in the central roles of Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins in the upcoming road pr…

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Cast Announced for My Fair Lady North American Tour by Ruthie Fierberg

The Lincoln Center Theater production will hit the road beginning December 2019.

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Sunday, July 7, 2019

BWW Flashback: MY FAIR LADY Concludes Broadway Run Today

Eliza has had her day and her dance must come to an end. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Lincoln Center Theater's award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady, directe…

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Hear All About the West End Premiere of The Light in the Piazza and More in This Week's Episode of Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear from her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday, and this week is all about the London premiere of Th…

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My Fair Lady Revival, Starring Laura Benanti, Closes on Broadway July 7 by Ruthie Fierberg

Bartlett Sher directs the Lincoln Center Theater revival, with a national tour and West End bow on the horizon.

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Friday, July 5, 2019

12 Plays That Were Turned Into Movies, Stage Musicals, and Movie Musicals by Hannah Vine

A look at the evolution of Chicago, Sweeney Todd, My Fair Lady, Hello, Dolly! and eight more.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

5 Debut Questions: My Fair Lady's Kaitlyn Frank by Mo Brady

This week, we welcome My Fair Lady ensemblist Kaitlyn Frank to the Main Stem and learn about her journey to making her Broadway debut. …

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Anatomy of a Wall Flip by Mo Brady

by Richard Riaz Yoder Richard Riaz Yoder It’s a normal Frida…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Neil Diamond Musical, Written by Bohemian Rhapsody Screenwriter, Bound for Broadway by

Good times never seemed so good! A Neil Diamond bio-musical is heading to Broadway. The new musical will chronicle his journey from born and raised Brooklyn kid to music showman. Directe…

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Neil Diamond bio-musical is in the works for Broadway by Christian Holub

If there’s one thing modern Broadway can’t get enough of, it’s biographical jukebox musicals about iconic pop stars. The Cher Show may be closing this August, but a new musical about t…

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

Hear All About 'Overlooked Gems & Big Guns of Broadway' on This Week's Episode of Elaine Paige on Sunday by

This week, listeners everywhere get a chance to hear Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige discuss her favorite shows that lived a short life on Broadway but still greatly impacted the theate…

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Saturday, June 29, 2019

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Tony Winner The Ferryman, Shoshana Bean in Waitress, My Fair Lady & More by Caitlin Moynihan

We're smiling because it's summertime, but that doesn't mean we can't be sad about having to bid adieu to four Broadway productions, three leading stars and a slew of off-Broadway favorites.…

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Friday, June 28, 2019

CD REVIEW: My Fair Lady 2018 Cast Recording ★★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Broadway’s current production’s cast recording brings Alan Jay Lerner and Fredrick Loewe’s glorious score for My Fair Lady beautifully to life.

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

"Never Give Up On Your Hopes And Your Dreams" by Mo Brady

by Christopher Faison Christopher Faison (right) and Laura Benanti in My Fair Lady (Photo by Eric Liebowitz/NBC) …

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Conference Call: Michael Garin & Mardie Millit: "Michael & Mardie...And Other Delights" at Urban Stages by Adam Rothenberg

After reading Michael Garin & Mardie Millit’s bio on their website, I couldn’t resist accepting the opportunity to interview them! Their bio is one of the more fun bios I have read: …

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Stephen Colbert Visits Laura Benanti at MY FAIR LADY!

Laura Benanti received a loverly visitor, as Stephen Colbert stopped by to see her in the Lincoln Center Theater's production of My Fair Lady! Check out this photo of Laura, who plays Melani…

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Norbert Leo Butz Cast in New Film Flag Day from Ferryman Scribe Jez Butterworth by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz is among a newly announced slate of stars set to appear in Flag Day, a new motion picture written by 2019 Tony winner Jez Butterworth (The Ferryman). Os…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Julie Madly Deeply by David Kaufman

Andrews’ worldwide success with the films "The Sound of Music" and "Mary Poppins" is well represented here, as is the Broadway musical that established her in the first place, "My Fair Lad…

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My Fair Lady Standout Linda Mugleston Shares Her Top Five Comedy Icons

Linda Mugleston talks about the amazing actresses who influence her style of comedy.

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

BWW Album Review: Laura Benanti Arrives in MY FAIR LADY

the latest revival of My Fair Lady proved that they're all for breaking traditions, and this is just the latest one: releasing an EP with Laura Benanti. It's a treat to hear another of moder…

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“Lyrical Road: Knights of the Round Table” at Opéra de Lausanne, Switzerland by Blouin Artinfo

“Lyrical Road: Knights of the Round Table” is currently on stage at Opera de Lausanne, Switzerland through July 12, 2019.It is one of the big operettas by Herve, who was nicknamed “the…

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Broadway Bares: Take Off Raises Record-Breaking $2,006,192 for BC/EFA by

A spectacular romp around the world with 192 of NYC's best dancers and two standing-room-only audiences led to a sensational evening of record-breaking modern-day burlesque at Broadway Bares…

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BWW Interview: Laura Benanti Talks Making Her London Concert Debut

Tony Award-winning Laura Benanti's work includes She Loves Me, Gypsy, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, and, currently, playing her dream role: Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady.…

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