Friday, September 24, 2021

The Broadway Show: Danny Burstein on Returning to MOULIN ROUGE! & His Late Wife Rebecca Luker by Broadway.com

Broadway favorite Danny Burstein shares about how important it was for him to return to MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL, the legacy of his late wife Rebecca Luker and how he’s “gotten everythi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:54PM

Seven-Time Tony Nominee Danny Burstein on Returning to Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Rebecca Luker's Legacy & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Danny Burstein, the seven-time Tony nominated performer who is up for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his performance as Harold Zidler in Moulin Rouge! The Musical, is 30 years into his…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:32PM
Monday, September 20, 2021

VIDEO: Recap the Stage Career of Emmy Winner Hannah Waddingham

Just last night, West End actress turned television's favorite new star, Hannah Waddingham, accepted her first Emmy Award for her outstanding performance as Rebecca Welton on Ted Lasso. In h…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:57PM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

‘Unmissable, breathtaking piece of theatre’: INDECENT – Menier Chocolate Factory ★★★★★ by Alun Hood

This may be a sweeping statement, but if you’re not profoundly affected by Indecent, Paula Vogel’s provocatively titled powder keg of a play, as staged here in Rebecca Taichman’s Tony …

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Indecent review – a brainy play staged with the panache of a musical by Mark Lawson

Menier Chocolate Factory, LondonSeven actors share 42 roles in Rebecca Taichman’s stunning production of Paula Vogel’s Tony award-winner about a controversial queer Yiddish play Contempo…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:03PM

Indecent proposal: the queer Yiddish play that led to an obscenity trial and a Broadway hit by David Jays

At university, director Rebecca Taichman and playwright Paula Vogel were both drawn to Sholem Asch’s 1907 sensation God of Vengeance. Their show about its controversy now hits London Books…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:18AM
Tuesday, September 7, 2021

NEWS: Lizzy Connolly stars as Rebecca in the musical of Indecent Proposal by Featured Content

Lizzy Connolly has been announced to join Norman Bowman and Ako Mitchell in the world premiere musical adaptation of Indecent Proposal, which starts performances at London's Southwark Playho…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 06:00AM
Thursday, September 2, 2021

Sophie Evans and Laura Pick to Fly Back to the West End's Wicked by Lindsey Sullivan

Good news, Ozians! As previously announced, Wicked will resume performances at the West End's Apollo Victoria Theatre on September 15. Joining the returning cast will be Sophie Evans, who …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:36PM

#157 – Rebecca (feat. Blake Ross) by Automatic Episode Import

"Rebecca, wherever you are your heart is restless like the wild and open sea..." Grab your burning s

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:02AM
Wednesday, September 1, 2021

VIDEO: The Kurt Weill Foundation Tributes Rebecca Luker

In honor of Luker, a six-time judge for the competition, the Lotte Lenya Competition has created the Rebecca Luker Award, given for an outstanding performance of a selection from a Golden Ag…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:37AM
Thursday, August 26, 2021

A Roundup of CDs, Part 1 by Sandi Durell

By Marilyn Lester . . . The summer has brought several debut CDs in a collection of noteworthy albums by four distaff singers of jazz and popular music. Rebecca Angel Love Life Choices Rebec…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:30AM
Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Hampstead Theatre announce 2021 mainstage productions by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Hampstead Theatre have announced mainstage productions including Stockard Channing and Rebecca Night in 'night Mother and Tamsin Greig in Peggy For You. This post Hampstead T…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 05:14AM
Tuesday, August 24, 2021

#HamiltonSF's Donald Webber Jr. & Rebecca Covington | NBC California Live by Broadwaysf

Married couple Donald Webber Jr. (Aaron Burr) and Rebecca Covington (Schuyler Sisters standby) talk to NBC's California Live about returning to HAMILTON and how their perspective on “Dear …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:51PM

New Podcast Burnt Dives Deep Into Broadway's Rebecca Debacle by Dan Meyer

Guests include Sierra Boggess, Christopher Hampton, Francesca Zambello, and Michael Riedel.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:59AM

Ep2 – The Tale of the Two Marks by Bpn Admin As

When a few years passes and producers still haven’t cooked up enough money to get their show on Broadway, a man named Mark Hotton enters the picture. With a yacht, his and hers Bentleys, a…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 04:02AM

Ep1 – Smoke Show by Bpn Admin As

Mystery. Hidden identities. Con Men. Secret sting operations. Money vanishing into thin air. Even death plagues the players of Rebecca, the musical. What was supposed to be a big Broadway mu…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 04:01AM

Introducing “Burnt”, Broadway’s First True Crime Podcast by Automatic Episode Import

New from Broadway Podcast Network - Broadway's first True Crime podcast: "Burnt" “Rebecca” the m

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:01AM
Monday, August 23, 2021

Burnt – Podcast Trailer by Automatic Episode Import

“Rebecca” the musical was supposed to be the next “Phantom of the Opera”, Broadway’s multi

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 10:00PM

Barry Manilow's Harmony to Have New York Debut in March 2022 by Caitlin Moynihan

Harmony, the long-gestating original musical by Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman, finally has a New York premiere date after several delays. The production is now scheduled to begin performan…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:24PM
Thursday, August 19, 2021

***** ‘CINDERELLA’ FROM ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER (REVIEW) – NOT SO MUCH A BALL AS A BLAST by Robert Shuman

(Chris Wiegan’s article appeared in the Guardian, 8/18;  Photo:  Rebecca Trehearn as the Queen, with Sam Robinson (Dorian), Vinny Coyle (Arthur) and Giovanni Spano (Gawain) in Cinderella…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 08:56AM

At This Theater: The Belasco by JK

I've been seeing shows at the Belasco Theatre long enough to have been there before and after its refurbishment. The Belasco of today is a far cry from the old, which was dingy, dirty, and …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:42AM
Tuesday, August 17, 2021

‘A raw testosterone-fueled performance’: SHOOK – Edinburgh Fringe ★★★★ by Elaine Chapman

Director Rebecca Morgan has brought the hard-hitting play Shook by Samuel Bailey to the Edinburgh Fringe for 2021. Three young men are facing the daunting reality of being fathers as their g…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM

Benefit Concert of Nice Work If You Can Get It to Honor Rebecca Luker

Judy Kaye will host the event, with proceeds going to Project ALS.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:54AM
Monday, August 16, 2021

Get Ready for the Return of Broadway with the Stars of Aladdin and The Lion King by Caitlin Moynihan

Wish granted! As previously announced, Disney on Broadway is getting ready for the return of two of its fan-favorite productions. The Lion King will resume performances at the Minskoff Theat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:12PM
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Listen to the Trailer for Burnt, a New Podcast About the Rebecca Musical Debacle by Dan Meyer

Episodes are coming soon to Broadway Podcast Network.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:53PM
Sunday, August 1, 2021

World Premiere At The Geer: Ventura County’s Own “Our Town” by Cary Ginell

Welcome back, regional theatre! For the past 16 months, we’ve been sporadically seeing a variety of virtual and drive-in plays, musicals, and revues, but it’s great to get back to live, …

SOURCE: vconstage.com at 03:26PM
Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Rebecca Luker Courage Award to Honor Members of the ALS Community

The newly inaugurated award is named for Luker, who lost a battle with ALS late last year.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:42PM

Marin Ireland to Lead Virtual Reading of David Adjmi's Marie Antoinette

Ireland and members of the 2013 Soho Rep cast will reunite under the direction of Rebecca Taichman.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:18AM

Inaugural Target ALS Rebecca Luker Courage Award Announced

Target ALS and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. today announced the establishment of the inaugural Target ALS Rebecca Luker Courage Award. In addition to the main Courage Award, there…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:00AM

Award Named in Honor of Rebecca Luker Will Celebrate ALS Heroes by Dan Meyer

Nominations are now open for the Target ALS Rebecca Luker Courage Award.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:10AM
Saturday, July 24, 2021

Video Roundup: A Look at the Stage Career of Hannah Waddingham, of TED LASSO and GAME OF THRONES

Hannah Waddingham may now be best known for her role in Game of Thrones, and most recently, her Emmy-nominated role as Rebecca in Ted Lasso, but she has been known to theatre fans since lon…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:54AM

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