Tuesday, May 26, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Broadway Musical Revivals by JK

Last week, we began our series that takes a look back at the theater we enjoyed over the last 10 seasons. One of those posts revealed our 10 Favorite Broadway Play Revivals (HERE), and today…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Checking In With… Karen Mason, Star of Mamma Mia!, Sunset Boulevard, Love Never Dies, More by Andrew Gans

The new feature series catches up with theatre actors during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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VIDEO: Watch Florence Lacey in Signature Theatre's Production of SUNSET BOULEVARD

Signature Theatre has released a video of Florence Lacey performing the role of Norma Desmond in their 2011 production of Sunset Boulevard! Lacey provides an introduction to the video. Watch…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Thursday, May 7, 2020

Sunset Boulevard Star Siobhan Dillon Releases New Solo Album by Ruthie Fierberg

The Broadway and West End alum releases the recording to benefit Breast Cancer Haven.

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Friday, May 1, 2020

Checking in With… Tony Winner Betty Buckley, Star of Cats, Sunset Boulevard, Hello, Dolly!, More by Andrew Gans

The new feature series catches up with Broadway favorites during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

NANCY OLSON REMEMBERS SUNSET BOULEVARD by Oscar E Moore

April 19, 2020 11:48pm PT by Scott Feinberg HollywoodReporter.com ‘Sunset Blvd.’ Turns 70: Nancy Olson on Wilder, Holden and Why She Walked Away From Stardom The 91-year-old, who was Osc…

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Monday, April 20, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams with Betty Buckley!

In this very special QuaranStreams, Ben and Daniel talk to Tony-winning star Betty Buckley about 'Bravo Profiles: Betty Buckley, In Performance and in Person.' Betty also tells stories from …

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Saturday, April 11, 2020

Glenn Close Wants To Begin Filming SUNSET BOULEVARD By the End of the Year

She's ready for her close up! Glenn Close hopes to begin filming the movie musical adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard this year.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

My dream ‘Sunset Boulevard’ benefit concert that will never happen by Bob Bullen

What better way to occupy one’s mind at these times than dream-casting projects that will in no way materialize? In this spirit, may I present The Actors Fund One Night Only Benefit Concer…

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

VIDEO: Patti LuPone Embodies Norma Desmond in New Basement Tour!

Patti LuPone has been gracing us all with video tours of her basement. Today she decided to embody the spirit of Sunset Boulevard's Norma Desmond!

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Video Roundup April 1: Patti LuPone Returns to Sunset Boulevard, Lin-Manuel Miranda Sings St. Vincent, a Wicked Parody, More by Dan Meyer

Stage favorites are making the most of social distancing in light of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Friday, March 27, 2020

The Daily Distraction: Gloria Swanson in the Sunset Boulevard Musical (No, Not That Sunset Boulevard Musical) by Ryan McPhee

The star of the original movie had theatrical intentions for the title before Andrew Lloyd Webber musicalized Norma Desmond.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

Company that loaned Sarah Ferguson £500,000 goes into administration by Caroline Davies

Gate Ventures, chaired by former BBC boss Michael Grade, was subject of bitter court battle A troubled theatre and film investment company chaired by the former BBC boss Lord Grade that made…

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Friday, March 6, 2020

Tony-Winning Sunset Boulevard Lyricist Don Black to Receive Special Olivier Award by Michael Appler

Tony-winning lyricist Don Black will receive the Olivier Awards' 2020 Special Award, which recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the theater. Black will be hon…

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Tony- and Oscar-Winning Lyricist Don Black to Receive Special Olivier Award by Dan Meyer

Black collaborated with Andrew Lloyd Webber on Sunset Boulevard, Song & Dance, and Aspects of Love.

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Josie Lawrence: ‘Of course I don’t think I’m sexy!’ by Zoe Williams

Whose Line Is It Anyway? made her a household name. But, more than 30 years on, does the queen of improv also think it held her back? She talks about ambition, sexism and her lucky escape fr…

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Friday, February 21, 2020

'This is a Love Story': Why Danny Mac Doesn't Think Pretty Woman on the West End Glamorizes Prostitution by Matt Wolf

Danny Mac dazzled followers on Strictly Come Dancing with his fancy footwork on the ever-popular BBC program, but the English performer has since made a separate name for himself in stage …

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Monday, February 3, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Judy Kuhn!

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to four-time Tony nominee Judy Kuhn about Joni Mitchell's landmark 1971 album 'Blue.' They also discuss Laura Nyro, Neil Young, Carole King, Bob Dylan, M…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

What's New! See the Cast of the Andrew Lloyd Webber Revue Unmasked in Rehearsal by Diep Tran

Mauricio Martinez, Mamie Parris, Alex Finke and the cast of Unmasked gave a preview of the new Andrew Lloyd Webber revue on January 16 at Open Jar Studios. The show, which shares a title …

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Sunday, January 12, 2020

Maisie Adam review – hokey philosophy with a sucker punch by Brian Logan

Cambridge JunctionThe Yorkshire comic’s endearing set about mistakes made in public roars into life with a final, extraordinary reveal Who among us, deciding instantly on a course of actio…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Aimie Atkinson & Danny Mac to Star in London Premiere of Pretty Woman: The Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

The London debut staging of Pretty Woman: The Musical has found its romantic leads. Aimie Atkinson and Danny Mac will star as Vivian and Edward in the previously announced West End transfer,…

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Getting into the Christmas Spirit: Ten Q and A’s with a Radio City Rockette by Performerstuff

Getting into the Christmas Spirit: Ten Q and A’s with a Radio City Rockette Written by Alex Muscaro December 2, 2019 Jessica McRoberts has had the pleasure of performing over the pas…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Howard McGillin & More to Join Charles Busch in His New Comedy The Confession of Lily Dare by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for The Confession of Lily Dare, a new comedy by Tony-nominated playwright Charles' Busch, set to play off-Broadway's Cherry Lane Theatre in 2020. Carl Andress will direc…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

The NY debut of MSTRIAL Will Open Wednesday at New World Stages

The NY debut of MsTRIAL will open this Wednesday December 4 at New World Stages.Starring Christine Evangelista (TV's 'The Arrangement,' 'The Walking Dead,' Film: Bleed For This) with Janie B…

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Betty Buckley to Join Jason Robert Brown in His SubCulture Residency Series

SubCulture, the performing arts venue in downtown Manhattan, is pleased to announce Jason Robert Brown's special guest for his artist-in-residence concerts on November 23rd, 24th and 25th: T…

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Scotland, PA by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

There have been many adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth but none of them probably as entertaining as the new musical "Scotland, PA." Presented in the cartoon style of "Little Shop of Horr…

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Friday, November 8, 2019

Elaine Paige on Being Known as the 'First Lady of the British Musical Theater,' Her Successful Radio Show & More by Matt Wolf

Elaine Paige needs scant introduction as the “first lady of the British musical theater,” a title that the veteran star of Evita, Cats, Chess and Sunset Boulevard, to name just a few of …

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Preston Truman Boyd Says Playing Javert in the Les Misérables National Tour Was 'Written in the Stars' by Caitlin Moynihan

Preston Truman Boyd is getting ready to go across the country by joining the national tour of Les Misérables as the newest Javert. Known for his roles in Broadway's Kiss Me, Kate, The Play…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Tony Winner Alice Ripley to Star in Site-Specific Production of Baby by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Alice Ripley is set to star in Richard Maltby Jr. and David Shire’s 1984 musical Baby. The site-specific production will take place at a loft in Manhattan from December 6 thr…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Sunset Boulevard Star Judy McLane’s 6 Most Memorable Nights Onstage by Andrew Gans

The long-running leading lady of Broadway’s Mamma Mia! recalls performances in Kiss of the Spider Woman, Evita, and more.

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