Thursday, January 27, 2022

VIDEO: Annaleigh Ashford Talks Working with Stephen Sondheim on LATE NIGHT

Annaleigh Ashford appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to discuss the new season of B Positive, which is currently in its second season on CBS. During the interview, Ashford di…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:12AM
Thursday, January 13, 2022

Broadway Games: Marquee Mash-up! by JK

With Broadway back, those marquee installers are starting to get pretty busy. As you probably know, the giant billboard over the Winter Garden Theatre had a logo reboot, when The Music Man …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 04:48PM
Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Shoshana Bean & More Join Mr. Saturday Night, Starring Billy Crystal, on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

A bevy of Broadway alums have joined the cast for the new musical comedy Mr. Saturday Night, starring Tony and Emmy winner Billy Crystal. Shoshana Bean, Jordan Gelber, Brian Gonzales and My…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

Broadway Games: There's Something About Jeanine by JK

These days Jeanine Tesori is the talk of the town. With the acclaimed revival of Caroline, or Change wrapping up this weekend, and her new (and acclaimed) musical, Kimberly Akimbo ending…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Friday, December 24, 2021

Flying Over Sunset **1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward December 23, 2021: “What am I doing here?,” asks the magnificent dancer Tony Yazbeck portraying legendary movie star Cary Grant as he is about to experiment with LSD…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 10:04AM
Friday, December 17, 2021

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend December 17-19 - See Andrew Barth Feldman in concert, 'Jim Henson's Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christm by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, Decemb…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Friday, December 10, 2021

FLYING OVER SUNSET - Montage by Lincoln Center Theater

Watch a montage of scenes from FLYING OVER SUNSET on Broadway. Now through February 6, 2022 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. Tickets and more info: https://flyingoversunset.com/ 1950s Holly…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:12PM

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend December 10-12 - See Taylor Mac's 'Holiday Sauce,' a live Jessica Vosk concert, 'Paddington Saves by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, Decemb…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Thursday, December 9, 2021

The Power of Seeing Sondheim—the Man - TDF members share their memories of running into the late genius by Raven Snook

TDF members share their memories of running into the late genius --- Two weeks after his death, Stephen Sondheim is still being remembered, mourned and feted, online and off. A multitude of …

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Saturday, December 4, 2021

Stephen Sondheim’s musical masterpieces on stage and screen – in pictures by Jim Hedge

From West Side Story to Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park With George to Into the Woods, Sondheim’s works have been performed – and loved – by the stars of musical theatre and cinema al…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:12PM
Friday, December 3, 2021

Interview: Michael Starobin on the Art of Orchestrating and the Importance of Writing

Meet one of Broadway's best-known orchestrators, who worked on countless Sondheim shows including Sunday in the Park With George.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12AM

25+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend December 3-5 - See 'The Normal Heart,' 'It's a Wonderful Life,' 'War Horse,' Stephen Sondheim and by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, Decemb…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Thursday, December 2, 2021

Broadway Theaters to Dim Lights in Memory of Musical Theater Titan Stephen Sondheim by Caitlin Moynihan

The Broadway League has announced that marquee lights of all Broadway theaters will be dimmed for one minute on December 8 at 6:30PM ET in memory of the legendary composer and lyricist St…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:18PM

Broadway theaters to dim lights Dec. 8 in memory of Stephen Sondheim by Caitlin Huston

Broadway theaters will dim their lights for 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 in memory of Stephen Sondheim. Sondheim died Nov. 26 at the age of 91. The legendary composer created Broadway staples such as…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 03:52PM
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

From Evita to Sunday in the Park With George: A Look Back at Mandy Patinkin On the Stage by Playbill Staff

The Tony Award-winning actor celebrates his birthday November 30.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:00AM
Monday, November 29, 2021

No Ordinary Sunday: See Broadway's Brightest Gather Together to Pay Tribute to Stephen Sondheim by Lindsey Sullivan

Following the passing of Stephen Sondheim on November 26, the theater community did what they do best: gathered together in the heart of New York City to lift their voices as one. On Novembe…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:42PM

Broadway Community Performs "Sunday" in Times Square in Memory of Stephen Sondheim

A huge group gathered on the red steps yesterday to perform the first act closer from Sunday in the Park With George.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:12AM

See Photos Inside the Broadway Community’s Times Square Tribute to Stephen Sondheim by Playbill Staff

The stars gathered in Manhattan’s Duffy Square November 28 to sing “Sunday” from Sunday in the Park With George in honor of the late composer-lyricist’s legacy.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:53AM

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sara Bareilles, More Members of the Broadway Community Celebrate Sondheim by Bethany Rickwald

The stars gathered in Manhattan's Duffy Square to celebrate the composer-lyricist's life and art singing "Sunday" from Sunday in the Park With George.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:00AM
Sunday, November 28, 2021

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sara Bareilles, More Members of the Broadway Community Celebrate Sondheim by Playbill

Broadway luminaries gathered with hundreds of members of the community and casts of Broadway shows on the iconid red steps in the Manhattan Theatre District's Duffy Square November 28 at noo…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:18PM

Stephen Sondheim, as Great a Composer as He Was a Lyricist by Anthony Tommasini

Our chief classical music critic remembers playing and teaching the unforgettable scores of “Sweeney Todd,” “Sunday in the Park With George” and other shows.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:42PM

VIDEO: Broadway Sings in Times Square to Honor Stephen Sondheim

Earlier today, cast members of Broadway shows and some very special guests joined together in Duffy Square's iconic red steps to honor Stephen Sondheim's life. Watch below as organizer E…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:30PM
Saturday, November 27, 2021

VIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Sings 'Move On' At Michael Bennett's Memorial

On July 27th 1987 at the Shubert Theatre on Broadway, the theater community gathered to say goodbye to the great Michael Bennett. At this service, introduced by Bennett's brother, Stephen So…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:06PM
Friday, November 26, 2021

Stephen Sondheim: master craftsman who reinvented the musical dies aged 91 by Chris Wiegand

Scoring his first big hit with West Side Story at 27, the US composer and lyricist raised the art form’s status with moving and funny masterpieces including Follies and Company Stephen Son…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:06PM

Oh no! Stephen Sondheim, 91, has died. “Two of the hardest words in the language to rhyme are life and love.” by New York Theaterh

Stephen Sondheim, the central figure in contemporary American musical theater., as died at age 91. His works include: “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” “Company,” “…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 05:56PM

Stephen Sondheim, Musical Legend and Broadway "God," Has Died at the Age of 91

Sondheim was the author of several landmark musicals including Sunday in the Park With George and Company.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 05:42PM

Legendary Broadway Songwriter Stephen Sondheim Dies at 91 by Broadway.com

Beloved composer and pioneer of American musical theater Stephen Sondheim died on November 26 at his home in Roxbury, Conecticut, according to The New York Times. He was 91. Sondheim's expa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:36PM

Stephen Sondheim dies at age 91 by Caitlin Huston

Stephen Sondheim passed away Friday at the age of 91, according to the New York Times. The composer died suddenly at his home in Connecticut, the Times reported. A musical theater titan, Son…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 05:27PM
Thursday, October 21, 2021

What's (Re)opening on Broadway in November and December - The 11 shows bowing on Broadway over the next two months by Raven Snook

The 11 shows bowing on Broadway over the next two months --- By mid-December, the vast majority of Broadway's 41 theatres will be illuminated (the Palace is being renovated and a few others…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Putting It Together review – how Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park With George was born by Anthony Quinn

James Lapine’s account of how he and Stephen Sondheim braved bad previews and cast members jumping ship to create a hit musical is fascinating This book is a retrospective peep behind the …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:36AM
Monday, October 4, 2021

Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction 2021 by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Fans gleefully filled the streets of New York City’s famed Theater District, coming together in celebration and rejuvenation at the 35th annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction, produc…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:03PM

All that Chat

REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre