Thursday, July 11, 2024

From Here ** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward July 11, 2024: A musical centering on the deadly 2016 Pulse Nightclub massacre in Orlando, Florida? Well, anything can serve as the basis of a tuner including such unusu…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 03:27PM

Video: Joe Locke Recalls Patti LuPone Sending Him Flowers for SWEENEY TODD

Heartstopper star Joe Locke visited Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday during Kathryn Hahn's tenure as guest host for the show. The two appear together in the upcoming Marvel series Agatha All …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:54AM
Sunday, June 30, 2024

They've Got a Million Miles to Go! Performance Sneak Peek from THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Tour by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: It's not long until the launch of the first national tour of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, led by Elizabeth Stanley (On the Town, Million Dollar Quartet) as Fr…

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CHEWING THE SCENERY- Patti LuPone's Autobiography Continues with Dressing Room Ghost Stories! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITH Randy Rainbow! In this edition, Randy returns to Patti LuPone's autobio…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:06PM

PRINCE OF BROADWAY Rehearses COMPANY, SWEENEY TODD, SHOW BOAT & More for Tokyo Premiere- Extended by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: PRINCE OF BROADWAY, a new musical celebrating the extraordinary six-decade Broadway career of producer-director Harold Prince, plays from October 23-November 22…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:42AM
Sunday, June 23, 2024

The Guardian view on the right to fail in the arts: a principle that must be upheld | Editorial by Editorial

Not every great work of art is an instant hit – just look at Stephen Sondheim’s Tony-winning Merrily We Roll Along The triumph of Stephen Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along in last weeke…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:32PM
Thursday, June 20, 2024

Aaron Tveit and Singer JoJo to Return to Broadway's Moulin Rouge! by Darryn King

Tony Award winner Aaron Tveit and singer Joanna “JoJo” Levesque will return to Broadway’s Moulin Rouge!  Tveit, an original cast member, will reprise his performance as Christian with…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Parody-Tribute to Sondheim premium pricing - "Another Hundred Millionaires Got Off of Their Phones"- by Fred Landau

     This YouTube video was from Feb. 2020 - imagining what we'd guessed could be a real "premium decade" ahead. Then the huge financial success of the "Sweeney Todd" revival, and now t…

SOURCE: Music and Comedy at 04:35PM

StageDoor tackles ‘Sweeney Todd’ in an outstanding production by Eric Fitzgerald

The Conifer theatre once again punches above its weight to deliver a well-rounded show The post StageDoor tackles ‘Sweeney Todd’ in an outstanding production appeared first on OnStage Co…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:34AM
Sunday, June 16, 2024

Abe Jacob | 2024 Special Tony Award by The Tony Awards

Abe Jacob accepts his 2024 Special Tony Award. The remarkable career of Abe Jacob has spanned over six decades. He started in Rock and Roll at McCune Sound in San Francisco and went on to c…

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Saturday, June 15, 2024

Sunday In The Park and Broadway Bears! - YouTube

... (Now 6 Time Winner!) Winner Audra McDonald. Playbill•90K views · 12:41 · Go to channel · On the Road with Sweeney Todd's Touring Cast. BroadwayWorld ...

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Friday, June 14, 2024

On the Road with Sweeney Todd's Touring Cast by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: BroadwayWorld's own James Sims recently joined actors Judy Kaye, David Hess, Lauren Molina and Edmund Bagnell in the Ahmanson lobby to discover their own vision…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:48PM

Special: SWEENEY TODD Stage to Screen Ep. 3 by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Join and Broadway Beat for the countdown to Opening Night of the highly anticipated movie musical adaptation of 'Sweeney Todd.' In this final …

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The Homecoming and Sweeney Todd by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: This week on Broadway Beat catch Opening Night of The Homecoming and a behind-the-scenes look at the motion picture, Sweeney Todd. Learn more: https://www.bro…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:06PM
Thursday, June 13, 2024

At Last! The Sweeney Todd Trailer by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Learn more:

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Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Aaron Tveit Makes Café Carlyle Debut Beginning June 11 by Andrew Gans

The Moulin Rouge! The Musical Tony winner was recently seen in a limited engagement in the Broadway revival of Sweeney Todd.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Thursday, June 6, 2024

Attend the Tale of Opening Night! SWEENEY TODD Returns to NYC by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Producers of the Tooting Arts Club production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street just announced that New York audiences can now 'attend the tale'…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:06PM
Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Drama Desk, Pre-Tonys, Hills of California, Etc. By: David Sheward June 5, 2024: The 68th Drama Desk Awards, held on Mon. June 10 at 6:15 pm at NYU's Skirball Hall and hosted by Sutton F…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 03:26PM
Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Josh Groban to Host the 2024 Jimmy Awards by Hayley Levitt

Two-time Tony nominee Josh Groban will host the 15th Annual Jimmy Awards, to be held on June 24 at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre. A showcase of the country's top high school musical theater ta…

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Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Vanessa Williams, William Spencer Reilly & Ken Jennings Preview the Season Ahead at the Sheen Center by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: On July 30, I had a great time backstage at the Sheen Center, interviewing Grammy and Tony-nominated singer/actress Vanessa Williams, Executive Director of The …

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:32PM

The 2023 - 2024 Season Stand Outs by JK

Last week was the official end of the 2023-2024 Broadway season, and it was remarkable, if for nothing else than the sheer quantity of offerings! We envy all of you that got the chance to se…

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Tuesday, May 28, 2024

BroadwayRadio Special – Sondheim on the Sweeney Todd Movie by James Marino

In 2009, Michael Portantiere sent Stephen Sondheim questions for a book Michael was writing as part of a series of books being published by Hal Leonard Publishing. Michael was covering the t…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Saturday, May 25, 2024

Black Veil Brides unveil cover of 'Sweeney Todd' song “My Friends” – 98KUPD – Arizona's Real Rock

The recording is accompanied by a video that, fittingly, premiered on “From the first time I picked up my Dad's copy of the original ...

SOURCE: Google at 03:42PM
Friday, May 24, 2024

Exclusive: See Andy Biersack of Black Veil Brides Cover 'My Friends' from Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street by Margaret Hall

The hard rock band is releasing a new EP titled Bleeders, inspired by the Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler classic.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:32AM
Thursday, May 23, 2024

Games, Books, and Collectables Belonging to Stephen Sondheim Will Be Auctioned in June

Memorabilia includes his gold record for West Side Story, custom-embroidered asylum coat from Sweeney Todd and more, including antiques of the Victorian and Edwardian as well as early puzzl…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:48AM
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Highlights from NY Philharmonic's SWEENEY TODD- with Emma Thompson, Christian Borle, & More! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The New York Philharmonic's staged production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street will be telecast nationally …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:12PM
Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Pride Concert ‘Night of a Thousand Judys’ by Sandi Durell

Grammy Award winner Nathan Lee Grahamn  (Titaníque, Zoolander), Tony Award nominee Grey Henson   (Mean Girls, Shucked), Grammy Award winner Nicole Zuraitis (2024’s “Best Jazz Vocalis…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:48AM
Monday, May 20, 2024

“Girl from the North Country” reviewed by Terry Morgan

Musicals can have many different formats, but the two most prevalent structures these days are the traditional and the jukebox. The traditional (incorporating Sondheim, because his changes a…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 01:36PM
Friday, May 17, 2024

Once Upon a Mattress, Starring Sutton Foster, to Open on Broadway This Summer by Hayley Levitt

Once Upon a Mattress, the recent New York City Center Encores! production led by Sutton Foster, will move to Broadway this summer. Directed by Encores! Artistic Director Lear deBessonet, th…

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Broadway: Sutton Foster Coming in “Once Upon a Mattress” Musical Revival Adapted by “Mrs. Maisel” and “Gilmore Girls” Creator by Roger Friedman

Tony winner Sutton Foster, hot off “Sweeney Todd,” is coming back to Broadway immediately. Foster will star in a summer revival of “Once Upon a Mattress,” the musical that brought Ca…

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 12:24PM

‘Once Upon A Mattress’ Starring Sutton Foster Sets Broadway Run, L.A. Engagement To Follow by Greg Evans

Sutton Foster, just off a run in Sweeney Todd, will star in a musical revival of Once Upon a Mattress on Broadway this summer. The production, a new adaptation by Amy Sherman-Palladino that …

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:21AM

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