Thursday, February 22, 2024

Jelly’s Last Jam – City Center Encores!  by Jk Clarke

Theater Review by Brian Scott Lipton . . . .  For decades, musical theater has asked us to sympathize or identify with—and perhaps even forgive—some very deeply flawed men, from Gaylord…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 01:44PM
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA to Continue International Tour in China in 2024

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera will be continuing its international tour, opening in Shenzhen, China on July 2, 2024.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:03PM

The Phantom of the Opera International Tour Will Return This Summer by Meg Masseron

Jonathan Roxmouth will return to the titular role in the tour, which was put on pause at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:32PM
Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Cabaret and Theater Mashup by Sandi Durell

Daryl Sherman with Peter and Will Anderson at Pangea NYC, 178 2d Ave. on February 28th @ 7 pm. romping through all kinds of songs and crazy rhythms!  http://www.pangeanyc.com 54 BELOW prese…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:19AM
Tuesday, February 6, 2024

THE FOUR PHANTOMS To Tape PBS Special During Wisconsin Run In March

Legendary performers who have portrayed the title role in 'The Phantom of the Opera' will be performing and the show will be filmed in front of a live audience for nationwide release on PBS …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:49PM
Thursday, February 1, 2024

Aaron Lazar’s 'Impossible Dream': Healing from A.L.S. by Darryn King

On a recent day in January, the singer and actor Aaron Lazar was exploring one of the rooms tucked away in the storied New York venue Carnegie Hall. “I hated history in high school,” he …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Ramin Karimloo, Judy Kuhn and More Join Bonnie Milligan for Encores! Titanic by Darryn King

A host of Broadway veterans are climbing onboard the Encores! production of Titanic, now scheduled to run from June 11 through June 23 at New York City Center. The show, featuring music and …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12PM
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Winter camping with Ginger Minj and Gidget Galore by Wanjiku Kairu

As an admirer of classic Broadway musicals, I was excited to catch Ginger Minj and Gidget Galore in The Broads’ Way at Mercury Theater’s Venus Cabaret. I wasn’t disappointed. The pair …

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:59PM
Thursday, January 18, 2024

Sarah Brightman Finally Travels to Deepspace... in Mobile Video Game by Logan Culwell-Block

The Phantom of the Opera star named and sings the theme song for a new iOS and Android game titled Love and Deepspace.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM
Sunday, January 14, 2024

Ward Off the Monday Blues with Show Tunes on Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige has show tunes, movie songs and upliftin…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:02AM
Friday, January 5, 2024

How Sierra Boggess Never Gives Up, Not Even When She Ran the New York Marathon by Andrew Gans

The Phantom of the Opera star is back on Broadway this season in the new Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman musical, Harmony.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:24PM
Thursday, December 21, 2023

Broadway / Off-Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Sign of the Times, Stranger Things, The Effect, Etc. By: David Sheward December 20. 2023: Yet another jukebox musical is headed our way. A Sign of the Times will feature music from 1960s…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 08:47AM
Wednesday, December 20, 2023

12 Days of Christmas with Deborah Cox- Norm Lewis Croons a Classic

On the eighth day of Christmas, Deborah writes: 'I will always remember when Norm Lewis sang 'The Music Of The Night' from The Phantom of the Opera on a Zoom during the pandemic and the ha…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:00AM
Saturday, December 16, 2023

Broadway Jukebox: Broadway 301- Advanced

Enjoy songs from musicals like: Hairspray, Rent, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Next to Normal, Mean Girls, Les Miserables, Avenue Q, Wicked, Dreamgirls, The Phantom of the Opera, The Lion King, …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:00AM
Friday, December 1, 2023

Meghan Picerno Sings Bernstein in Concert with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra December 1 by Meg Masseron

The Phantom of the Opera and Candide star's performance will broadcast live.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM
Wednesday, November 22, 2023

How to Dance in Ohio Scribes Jacob Yandura and Rebekah Greer Melocik Bring New Sensibilities to Old-Guard Wisdom by Hayley Levitt

“If you want to write musical theater, you have to create history.” Only a legend like Harold Prince could pull off such a stately and inscrutable aphorism. But it’s sentiments like t…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM
Sunday, November 12, 2023

Concert Review: ‘Broadway Legends’ Ted Sperling, Scarlett Strallen, Hugh Panaro, and Dee Roscioli with The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra by Herb Merrick

“Broadway Legends” is a superb evening of musical theatre songs from over the past 90 years. The performers all have extensive Broadway performance experience. Tenor Hugh Panaro holds th…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 03:30PM
Saturday, November 11, 2023

Broadway Jukebox: Broadway 101- Beginner

Enjoy songs from musicals like: Hairspray, Rent, The Sound of Music, Les Miserables, Dreamgirls, The Phantom of the Opera, The Lion King, Hamilton, and more!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:00PM
Monday, October 30, 2023

Product Reviews for The Phantom of the Opera Magnet Collection Series 1 - Playbill Store

... Playbill covers, including the original cover from 1988. Each set features a Playbill backing card 4 full color magnets each... ← Return to ...

SOURCE: Google at 08:49AM
Friday, October 27, 2023

Broadway Games: Name That Theater! by JK

Broadway Games: Name That Theater!  These are the 15 longest-running shows in Broadway history. The originals ran for years (except Chicago and Oh! Calcutta!), but can you name the theater …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:37AM
Wednesday, October 25, 2023

40 Years of Broadway: The Culture Shifters by JK

40 Years of Broadway: The Culture Shifters Over the past 40 Years, I've seen dozens of huge hits come and go. Really big hits. They run for what feels like forever. In fact, nine of the t…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:04AM
Wednesday, October 18, 2023

‘Sunset Boulevard’ Review: Nicole Scherzinger Delivers in a Technologically Audacious but Emotionally Empty Reimagining

There’s a strong case for saying that the song “As If We Never Said Goodbye,” sung during Norma Desmond’s return to Paramount Studios in “Sunset Boulevard,” is Andrew Lloyd Webbe…

SOURCE: Variety at 01:53PM
Sunday, October 15, 2023

The Phantom Of The Opera extends at His Majesty’s Theatre to Sept 2024 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Booking has been extended until 28 September 2024 for Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom Of The Opera at His Majesty's Theatre London. This post The Phantom Of The Opera exten…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 11:43PM
Thursday, October 12, 2023

Theatre News: Preview of ‘Hal Prince’s Broadway’ airing on MPT by Carolyn Kelemen

In the world of musical theater, few names command as much respect as that of Hal Prince. The legendary director and producer is responsible for some of the most memorable Broadway productio…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 08:08PM
Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Marvel’s Werewolf by Night with Live Orchestra | Sat. Oct. 21, 2023 8p.m. by The Kennedy Center

https://www.kennedy-center.org/nso/home/2023-2024/werewolf-by-night/ Don your spookiest, silliest, or most creative costume and get ready for a night of spine-tingling scenes on the big scr…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:25PM
Friday, October 6, 2023

Name That Show: 1980s Broadway Songs by JK

Hello, show tune lovers! Today's game is all about songs from Broadway musicals that opened in the 1980s. You've probably at least heard of most of the shows included here, but how familiar …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:07AM
Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Video: See Ramin Karimloo in a New Teaser for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Milan

Get a thrilling glimpse of Ramin Karimloo in the iconic role of the Phantom in the Milan production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA. Don't miss your chance to see this performance.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:25AM
Tuesday, October 3, 2023

40 Years of Broadway: By Request: Differences of Opinion by JK

40 Years of Broadway: By Request: Differences of Opinion  Before we started our celebration I asked you to make suggestions of the kinds of things we should post about. You had a lot of r…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:33AM
Friday, September 29, 2023

A Filmed Version of Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera Is Now Available to View at the New York Public Library by Meg Masseron

The NYLP's Theatre on Film and Tape Archive holds countless filmed Broadway shows, but there's stipulations on how you can access it.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:13PM

Sweeney Todd Conductor Kristen Blodgette on the Challenges of Overseeing Sondheim's Music by Andrew Gans

The longtime music director also spent 35 years at The Phantom of the Opera.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:43AM

40 Years of Broadway: Big Trends: The Mega Musical Era by JK

 40 Years of Broadway: Big Trends The Mega Musical Era I came upon the Broadway scene as the Mega Musical Era was just ramping up. While Evita was a harbinger for things to come a few y…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:37AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards