Monday, July 6, 2020

'Never Known A Kinder Person': Actor Nick Cordero Dies Of COVID-19 At 41 by Jeff Lunden

The Broadway actor was nominated for a Tony Award for his performance in Bullets Over Broadway. Cordero had been working on a production of Rock of Ages when he developed symptoms of pneumon…

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Sunday, July 5, 2020

Nick Cordero Dies Of COVID-19: Broadway Actor’s Medical Crisis Was Chronicled By Wife Amanda Kloots by Dino-Ray Ramos

Broadway actor Nick Cordero has died after complications with COVID-19. The actor, who received a Tony nomination for his role in Bullets Over Broadway and appeared in productions of Wait…

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

See Constantine Maroulis & More Rock of Ages Alums Sing 'Live Your Life' for Nick Cordero by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Tony nominee Nick Cordero has been in the hospital fighting COVID-19. He reportedly woke up from his coma on May 12, but he is still facing challenges on the road to…

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

VIDEO: Constantine Maroulis and ROCK OF AGES Cast and Band Cover Nick Cordero's 'Live Your Life'

The Rock of Ages First National Tour cast and band have released a cover of Nick Cordero's song, Live Your Life.

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Monday, May 11, 2020
Thursday, May 7, 2020

Broadway star Nick Cordero showing ‘early signs’ of waking up from COVID-19 coma by Christi Carras, Los Angeles Times

According to a hopeful and emotional update from Cordero’s wife, dancer Amanda Kloots, the “Rock of Ages” actor has opened his eyes and started to show “early, early, early signs” …

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Monday, May 4, 2020

VIDEO: CJ Eldred of ROCK OF AGES Performs Original Song 'We're Gonna Make It'

CJ Eldred from the off-Broadway production of Rock of Ages performed an original song called 'We're Gonna Make It' as part of the 'What'll I Do' video series.

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Saturday, May 2, 2020
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Sing Street, Little Shop of Horrors & More Nominated for Off-Broadway Alliance Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization of off-Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents and marketing professionals, has announced the nominees for the 10th Annual Off…

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Monday, April 27, 2020

VIDEO: ROCK OF AGES Hollywood Cast Shares Special Message for Co-Star Nick Cordero

As Nick Cordero fights complications due to coronavirus, his Rock of Ages Hollywood co-stars and family came together to give him a special message. Jonathan Quesenberry, Music Director, sha…

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Friday, April 24, 2020

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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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Watch Jenn Colella, James Snyder, More in the Why Go Live Docuseries Trailer by Dan Meyer

Rock of Ages' Kelly Devine and P.J. Griffith launched the short video project on Instagram.

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Monday, April 20, 2020

Nick Cordero by Barry Gordin

Actor Nick Cordero, Due to Complications from COVID 19, Has Leg Amputated By: Ellis Nassour Monday, April 20: The wife of Tony Award and two-time Drama Desk nominee Nick Cordero, Ama…

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

BWW TV: The Cast of ROCK OF AGES Perform 'Here I Go Again'

Check out the cast and band of Off-Broadway's Rock of Ages performing a virtual rendition of the Whitesnake hair metal classic, 'Here I Go Again.'

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Look Back at the Original Broadway production of Rock of Ages by Marc J. Franklin

The jukebox musical opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre April 7, 2009.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Make a Mouth-Watering Quarantine Brunch With Rock of Ages’ Matt Ban by Dan Meyer

The stage alum makes a corned beef hash using leftovers and fresh potatoes, garlic, and onion.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

Introduce Yourself(ie): 10 Questions with Rock of Ages Standout Dane Biren

Rock of Ages star Dane Biren talks about bringing his Franz from Vegas to NYC, where Franz would be today, and how seeing Phantom at age five changed his life.

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Glee's Dot-Marie Jones Is a Rock of Ages Superfan. Now, She's Starring in the Show

Jones is playing bartender Dennis Dupree. You read that right.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Let Dot-Marie Jones Hit You With Her Best Shot in These New Rock of Ages Photos by Diep Tran

Dot-Marie Jones has taken over the bar at Rock of Ages. The "Glee" star began her stint as Dennis Dupree on February 24, which has her singing a number of rock songs like "Can't Fight This …

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A Look at Dot-Marie Jones in Rock of Ages Off-Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Glee star, the first woman to play the role of Dennis Dupree, joined the 10th anniversary production February 24.

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Photo Flash: First Look at Dot-Marie Jones as Dennis Dupree in ROCK OF AGES

Photos have been released of three-time Emmy Award nominee Dot-Marie Jones as Bourbon Room owner Dennis Dupree in the 10th Anniversary Production of ROCK OF AGES at New World Stages (340 W 5…

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See Photos of Dot-Marie Jones as Dennis Dupree in Rock of Ages

The three-time Emmy Award nominee will play the role through April 19 in the off-Broadway 10th anniversary production.

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Friday, February 28, 2020
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Hunter Foster-Directed ROCK OF AGES And More Announced for Theatre Aspen 2020 Season

The 2020 Theatre Aspen summer season has been announced and is set to include productions of Broadway favorites including Kander and Ebb's Chicago, the heavy metal musical Rock of Ages, and…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Dot-Marie Jones Steps Into Off-Broadway’s Rock of Ages by Olivia Clement

The Glee star joins the 10th anniversary production as the first woman to play Dennis Dupree.

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Friday, February 21, 2020

A Witch, a Bartender and Hangmen Fuel Our Action-Packed Must-Do Events for the Week of February 24 to March 1 by Kathy Henderson

If you crave a good dark comedy, this is your week to head to Broadway: Tracy Letts’ The Minutes and Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen promise a double-dose of nasty fun. A gorgeous new opera ba…

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Choreographer Kelly Devine on Her Three Musicals Come From Away, Rock of Ages & Diana, Her Olivier Award, & Working with Lucy Hale for TV's Ka

Kelly Devine talks about the universal appeal of Come From Away, making her Rock of Ages dream happen 10 years later, and what to expect from the new Broadway musical Diana.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Looking for Regional Gigs? Rock of Ages, Newsies, Williamstown Theatre Festival, and More Are Casting by Dan Meyer

Find your next Equity job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Jeremy Jordan to Take Over as Seymour in Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors by Andy Lefkowitz

Jeremy Jordan is headed somewhere that's green. The Tony-nominated standout will join the off-Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors as Seymour beginning on March 17. He'll replace Tony …

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Dot-Marie Jones, Emmy-Nominated Glee Star, to Join Off-Broadway's Rock of Ages by Andy Lefkowitz

Dot-Marie Jones, the screen star known for her turn as Coach Beiste on Glee, will join the off-Broadway cast of Rock of Ages next month. Jones will take on the role of bar owner Dennis Dupr…

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Glee's Dot-Marie Jones Joins Cast of Rock of Ages

The three-time Emmy nominee will play Dennis Dupree in the 10th anniversary production at New World Stages.

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