Thursday, September 10, 2020

Dame Diana Rigg, Tony-Winning Star of Stage and Screen, Dies at Age 82 by Broadway.com

Diana Rigg, a celebrated actress with a career spanning stage roles in drama and musical comedy and screen roles on film and television, has died at the age of 82. "She died peacefully ear…

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Dame Diana Rigg, Tony Winner and Recent Star of My Fair Lady, Dies at 82

Rigg passed at home with her family.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Snapshot: Julie Andrews sings “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?” by Terry Teachout

Julie Andrews sings “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?” (from My Fair Lady) on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1961. Because she was replaced by Audrey Hepburn in the screen version, his is the only s…

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Wicked and On the Town Alum Brandon Leffler Joins Built for the Stage's Motivation Monday August 10 by Playbill Staff

Most recently part of the My Fair Lady national tour, Leffler is currently fundraising for the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Virtual 5k

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Wicked and On the Town Alum Brandon Leffler Joined Built for the Stage's Motivation Monday August 10 by Playbill Staff

Most recently part of the My Fair Lady national tour, Leffler is currently fundraising for the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Virtual 5k

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Sunday, August 9, 2020

Audition Songs for Beauty and the Beast the Musical- by Character by Performerstuff

Audition Songs for Beauty and the Beast the Musical- by Character Written by Tiffany Wilkie Updated July 27, 2020 If you want a “transformational” musical theatre audition song for…

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Laura Benanti, Megan Hilty, Chita Rivera and More to Join WEST SIDE STORIES: Celebrating NYC in the 1970's

Laura Benanti (My Fair Lady), Megan Hilty (TV's 'Smash'), and musical theatre legend Chita Rivera (West Side Story) will be making appearances in WEST SIDE STORIES: Celebrating NYC in the 19…

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Call Answered: Rebecca Robbins: Singer, Actress, Cancer Survivor by Adam Rothenberg

Rebecca Robbins is a singer, actress, and cancer survivor. Four months after making her Broadway debut she was diagnosed with Stage II Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Her story of strength inspired m…

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Broadway Games: Where does that show take place? by JK

Today's game is all about location, location, location! Do you know where some of your favorite shows take place? Well here are ten shows and ten flags. Match the show with the flag of the c…

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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Behind the Curtain: Interview With Tess Weaver - Wardrobe Supervisor for the MY FAIR LADY National Tour

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Tess Weaver, the Wardrobe Supervisor for the My Fair Lady national tour.

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Monday, June 22, 2020

My Fair Lady and To Kill a Mockingbird Director Bartlett Sher Joins Playbill Live to Answer Your Questions by Logan Culwell-Block

Submit your question now for the Tony winner, and you might get to ask it live on Playbill and The Growing Studio's The Broadway Q&A.

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Friday, June 19, 2020

My Fair Lady and To Kill a Mockingbird Director Bartlett Sher Wants to Answer Your Questions by Logan Culwell-Block

Submit your question now for the Tony winner, and you might get to ask it live on Playbill and The Growing Studio's The Broadway Q&A.

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Is My Fair Lady headed to the London Coliseum in 2021? by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Rumours have begun to circulate that Bartlett Sher's production of Lerner and Loewe's musical My Fair Lady might be headed to the London Coliseum in 2021 This post Is My Fai…

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Danny Burstein Wins Drama League Award; Moulin Rouge!, The Inheritance & More Triumph by Lindsey Sullivan

Six-time Tony nominee and Moulin Rouge! standout Danny Burstein was named the winner of the Drama League's Distinguished Performance Award on June 18. Burstein's triumph was announced along…

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Odds & Ends: Hamilton Cast Album Hits a Milestone & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Hamilton Has Spent 246 Weeks on the Billboard 200 With armfuls of accolades and an eagerly anticipated filmed performance p…

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Monday, June 15, 2020

'Musical Theatre Is Home' Says Contestant Molly Dubner - Next on Stage

We're chatting with the contestants in the top 10 for Next on Stage! Molly shares a memory from when she got to go backstage at My Fair Lady!

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Christian Dante White Urges Non-Black Friends, Followers, Fans ‘to Learn, to Grow, to Speak Up Beyond Social Media’ by Ryan McPhee

The My Fair Lady and Hello, Dolly! alum issues a call to raise “warriors of equality.”

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Laura Benanti's #SunshineSongs Inspires HBO Max Special Homeschool Musical: Class of 2020 by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Laura Benanti gets high marks for spotlighting theater-loving students whose school musicals were canceled as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. The Tony winner's #Suns…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Best Showtunes Evah by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Cross-posted from Train My Ear.Some years ago Adam Feldman at Time Out New York asked me to contribute some entries for a grand list of "Best Broadway Songs of All Time." I had nothing to d…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

#BWWPrompts: Share Your Favorite MY FAIR LADY Memory In Honor of Eliza Doolittle Day!

We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation.

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Festival Profile: My Fair Lady by Christa Skiles

New Albany Thespians pilot high school edition of iconic musical The post Festival Profile: <em>My Fair Lady</em> appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

‘Mean Girls,’ ‘Band’s Visit,’ ‘My Fair Lady’ postponed in San Francisco by Jim Harrington

BroadwaySF is working to reschedule several of its upcoming productions, including "My Fair Lady," "Spamilton," "Harry Potter" concerts, more.

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The Friday 5 Quiz: Which Came First? by JK

No, this isn't a chicken or egg situation. But you might need to do a little research to figure out which one happened first in each pair. This week's Friday 5 Quiz might teach you a little …

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

J is for Julie Andrews. Watch her on Broadway! (including Victor/Victoria in its entirety) by New York Theater

“I began my career when I came to New York in a show called ‘The Boyfriend,’” Julie Andrews says. “‘My Fair Lady” and ‘Camelot’ followed. But then came films and a family, …

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone : The Cast by JK

This charming little musical was all the more charming because of its thoroughly stellar cast. The talent on this roster of the original Broadway cast is mind-boggling. Not just chock full o…

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

Listen to Your Favorite Movie Musicals on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is turning to Hollywood to showcase s…

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Monday, March 30, 2020

Bushnell 2020-21 season to include ‘Hadestown,’ ‘Mean Girls,’ the return of ‘Hamilton’ and more by Christopher Arnott

The Bushnell has announced a 2020-2021 that features multi-week bookings of two blockbusters, "Hamilton" and "Wicked," plus the recent Broadway offerings "Hadestown," "Mean Girls," "Pretty W…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Musical of the Month: Curtains by JK

Curtains was a unabashed old-fashioned Broadway musical. Big sets, lots of costumes, splashy production numbers and a large cast. The book boasted an impressive twelve principal roles and a …

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Celebrate Tony Nominee Melissa Errico With a Look at Her Stage Highlights by Marc J. Franklin

The actor, known for her work in Amour, My Fair Lady, and more, celebrates her birthday March 23.

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Saturday, March 7, 2020

Laird Mackintosh's Favorite Thing About Touring My Fair Lady: Visiting a Museum in Every City by Ryan Gilbert

Laird Mackintosh has dazzled audiences on Broadway as both the Phantom and Monsieur André in The Phantom of the Opera. He has also appeared as John Utterson in Jekyll & Hyde and Geor…

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