Thursday, August 22, 2019

Damon Daunno, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Ali Stroker, More Celebrate Oklahoma! Cast Recording Release August 22 by Andrew Gans

The Barnes & Noble event features performances and a CD signing.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

MEET THE 2019 NOMINEES: Real by [email protected] (ariel Estrada)

Real By Rodrigo Nogueira Directed by Erin Ortman Presented by Rodrigo Nogueira in association with The Tank with support from Torn Page and Group.Br NOMINATED FOR: Outstanding Lighting Des…

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

From Judy to Bette: The Stars of Old Hollywood review at Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh – ‘upbeat but unfocused tribute show’ by Paul Vale

This is Rebecca Perry’s third visit to the fringe and may be better known to some as the Redheaded Coffeeshop Girl. This

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Barry Manilow's Harmony Set for New York Debut at the Museum of Jewish Heritage by Lindsey Sullivan

Harmony, Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman's long-gestating original musical, has a New York premiere date on the books. According to The New York Post, the production is scheduled to begin p…

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Saturday, August 17, 2019

A rum sort of show: Sh!t Theatre turn bad news into art with alcohol by Kate Wyver

Rebecca Biscuit and Louise Mothersole’s latest show started off exploring Brexit, then turned darker. No wonder they hand beer to the audience and down shots on stage To try and win the lo…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Oklahoma! Star Rebecca Naomi Jones Reveals Her Killer Björk Impression & More on Side By Side by Lindsey Sullivan

Rebecca Naomi Jones in Oklahoma! (Photo by Little Fang)Known for electric performances in Passing Strange, American Idiot, Hedwig and the Angry Inch and Murder Ballad, Rebecca Naomi Jones …

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Watch Oklahoma! Star Rebecca Naomi Jones on Side By Side By Susan Blackwell by Broadway.com

Oklahoma! leading lady Rebecca Naomi Jones shares her killer Björk impression, offers a few gorgeous bars of her go-to audition song and more.

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Tuesday, August 13, 2019

PRODUCER SPRECHER RELEASED ON $100,000 BOND AFTER CHILD PORNOGRAPHY ARREST by Philip Boroff

Ben Sprecher, who spent six years in court trying to clear his name following the pre-opening collapse of Rebecca the Musical,  was accused in a Federal complaint of possessing and distribu…

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Broadway producer Ben Sprecher arrested on child pornography charges by Ellie Harrison, Ellie Harrison

Sprecher, who was behind the failed musical Rebecca, was arrested early on Tuesday

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Kerry Washington takes her Broadway role to Netflix in first American Son photos by Nick Romano

For those who couldn’t make the trip to New York City to see Kerry Washington on Broadway in American Son, Netflix dropped a first look at its upcoming adaptation of the acclaimed play. W…

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Broadway producer Ben Sprecher arrested on child porn charges by Stephanie Pagones

Broadway producer Ben Sprecher — the man behind the failed musical “Rebecca” — was arrested early Tuesday on charges of possession of child pornography, sources told The Post. Sprech…

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Producer of Failed REBECCA Musical, Ben Sprecher, Arrested

According to the New York Post, Ben Sprecher, producer of the doomed Broadway musical Rebecca, was arrested today, August 13, for possession of child pornography.

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Monday, August 12, 2019

WATCH: Oklahoma!’s Rebecca Naomi Jones Answers Our Questions and Sings ‘Many a New Day’ in Her ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

How many questions will Jones be able to answer in her (long) elevator ride from the green room to the stage at Feinstein’s/54 Below?

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Damon Daunno, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Ali Stroker, More Will Celebrate Oklahoma! Cast Recording Release by Andrew Gans

The Barnes & Noble event will feature performances and a CD signing.

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

Jesus Christ Superstar 50th Anniversary Tour to Star Aaron LaVigne, James Delisco Beeks & Jenna Rubaii by Eric King

The upcoming North American tour of Jesus Christ Superstar has announced its full cast! Aaron LaVigne (Spider Man: Turn Off The Dark, Rent), James Delisco Beeks (Kinky Boots, Aida) and Jenna…

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Friday, August 9, 2019

Laura Benanti, Kate Baldwin, Rebecca Luker Will Be Part of To Life! Celebrating Sheldon Harnick by Andrew Gans

American Songbook Association’s tribute to Fiddler on the Roof’s Harnick will be presented September 16.

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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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Jesus Christ Superstar 50th Anniversary Tour to Star Aaron LeVigne, James Delisco Beeks & Jenna Rubaii by Eric King

The upcoming North American tour of Jesus Christ Superstar has announced its full cast! Aaron LaVigne (Spider Man: Turn Off The Dark, Rent), James Delisco Beeks (Kinky Boots, Aida) and Jenna…

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Photo Flash: Town & Country Hosts an Afternoon with OKLAHOMA!

Tuesday, August 6th, Stellene Volandes, Editor in Chief of Town & Country Magazine hosted an afternoon Oklahoma! event at Hearst Tower which was comprised of a panel cast discussion and …

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Whirlwind by Innovative Theatre Foundation

Whirlwind Produced by Jordan's Play Lab in association with Rebecca Crigler & Barn Owl, LLC Written by Jordan Jaffe Directed by Dan Amboyer Nominations: Outstanding Set Design - Gabri…

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Sh!t Theatre Drink Rum with Expats review at Summerhall, Edinburgh – ‘political theatre at its most raucous’ by Natasha Tripney

Shit Theatre’s Rebecca Biscuit and Louise Mothersole do a very convincing job of suggesting that their work is slapdash and thrown together.

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FIRST LOOK: Kiss Me Kate at Watermill Theatre, Newbury by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Take a look at the Watermill Theatre's production of Cole Porter's Kiss Me Kate starring Rebecca Trehearn and David Ricardo-Pearce. This post FIRST LOOK: Kiss Me Kate at Wate…

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Friday, August 2, 2019

Rebecca Luker, Darius de Haas, Liz Callaway, Karen Mason Among 75 Artists Set for 30th Annual New York Cabaret Convention by Andrew Gans

The performances will celebrate Judy Garland, Dorothy Fields, Frank Loesser, and more.

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Thursday, August 1, 2019

#TBT: Looking Back at Hal Prince Shows We Loved by JK

Somehow it seems only fitting that his last Broadway credit was called Prince of Broadway because Harold Prince was true theater royalty. We feel so fortunate that our lives were so enriche…

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

2nd Chance Shows: American Idiot by JK

I'm pretty set in my ways. Anyone who really knows me will tell you that. But that doesn't mean my mind can't be changed - even when it comes to shows. Most recently, my mind was completely …

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

VIDEO: OKLAHOMA! Performs on the Today Show

Oh, what a beautiful day because the cast of the Tony-winning revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! performed this morning on the Today Show! Check out the full video to see Damon…

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Friday, July 26, 2019

Best of Billboard on Broadway: Sara Bareilles and 'Waitress' by Billboard

After a nearly four year run, the singer-songwriter's acclaimed first musical will close in early 2020; a throwback to Bareilles' chat with Rebecca, along with actors Will Swenson and Betsy …

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Initial Casting Set for Second Stage & WP Theater's World Premiere Comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord by Andy Lefkowitz

The first round of casting has been announced for Alexis Scheer's new comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, slated to make its world premiere at off-Broadway's McGinn/Cazale Theater this fall. Wh…

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Actor Rebecca Callard: ‘I wish I had the same nonchalance in auditions as when I was 12’ by John Byrne

I started acting at eight years old but my first major role was in a series called The Borrowers at 16. I

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