Sunday, May 30, 2021

10 Speeches for Diving Into Summer by Performerstuff

10 Speeches for Diving Into Summer Written by Amanda Grace May 30th, 2021 The sun is coming out, the weather is getting warmer, and summer is almost here! Beach days, holidays, and far-…

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Friday, May 21, 2021

Learning Curves: 10 Monologues on Growth by Performerstuff

Learning Curves: 10 Monologues on Growth Written by Amanda Grace May 16th, 2021 You aren’t the same person you were yesterday; neither are these characters. Turn to the panel and fac…

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Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Movie Musicals 2021: 3 Thoughts on 3 Trailers by JK

Movie Musicals 2021: 3 Thoughts on 3 Trailers Maybe theater fans were extra good this past year. As a reward for enduring a pandemic, maybe we are being rewarded with not one, but three mo…

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

#40 – Krysta Rodriguez by Elizabeth Wheless

"Timon turned out to be my Father." Krysta Rodriguez (In the Heights, The Addams Family, A Chorus Line, "Smash") is a true Disneyland fan--she grew up with the Park in her backyard, and dist…

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Tuesday, May 4, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  May 4, 2008: Boeing Boeing landed at the Longacre Theatre for 279 performances with an all-star cast including Mark R…

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Monday, April 26, 2021

Ten Monologues to Move the Panel by Performerstuff

Ten Monologues to Move the Panel Written by Amanda Grace April 25th, 2021 Step one: take them by surprise. Step two: take their heartstrings in your hands! From faulty reptilian safety …

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BROADWAY STARS SING! "A real Nice Clambake" by Jared Zirilli

A collection of Broadway and Television’s biggest stars have come together to sing this Rodgers and Hammerstein classic. The cast includes (in order of appearance): Lesli Margherita (Matil…

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Andrew Lippa, Tom Kitt and More Join Judge's Panel of Taylor Louderman's Write out Loud Contest

Write Out Loud has announced an exciting panel of adjudicators for this year’s contest! Jay Adana (The Woodsman), Brandon “Blue” Hamilton (Justin Bieber’s Never Say Never), Tom Kitt…

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

The Addams Family Musical on Tour- Happy/Sad by Addams Family

Happy/Sad Clip For more information about The Addams Family on Tour, please visit: http://www.TheAddamsFamilyMusicalTour.com Also check us out on: FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/theadd…

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

#478 – The Addams Family (Legacy – feat. Steve Bebout, Rick Ellis, Rebekah Hess) by Elizabeth Wheless

Following the journey of The Addams Family has been surprising. Before I started, I wasn’t even sure the original creative team would want to go on record with me about the show’s tumult…

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Monday, February 15, 2021

Ten Sentimental Speeches for the Lucky-in-Love by Performerstuff

Ten Sentimental Speeches for the Lucky-in-Love Written by Amanda Grace February 10th, 2021 Just because you’re taken, it doesn’t mean your heart stops breaking! ‘Tis the season fo…

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

Lonely Hearts Club: Monologues for the Maybe-Happily Single by Performerstuff

Lonely Hearts Club: Monologues for the Maybe-Happily Single Written by Amanda Grace February 8th, 2021 From one single lady to you this Valentine’s Day: these ten characters know wha…

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Wednesday, February 10, 2021

#473 – The Addams Family (Rock Ridge High School – feat. Anthony Cimino-Johnson, Rebekah Hess) by Bpn Admin Cs

In learning about how The Addams Family found popularity after its initial professional mountings, I wanted to dig one level deeper. Thanks to Jim Hoare at Theatrical Rights Worldwide, I had…

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

#468 – The Addams Family (Student Productions, feat. Jim Hoare) by Bpn Admin Cs

In my conversations with the original creative team of The Addams Family, I was learning how the show was refined and restructured to become a success on tour and around the world. But this …

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Lookback: my reading habits by Terry Teachout

From 2015: Pamela Paul, the editor of the New York Times Book Review, just did an excellent “By the Book” interview with my old friend David Brooks. I liked the results so much that I…

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Monday, February 1, 2021

#253 NATHAN LANE, Actor by Bpn Admin Cs

There is no greater representation of modern Broadway than three-time Tony Award winner Nathan Lane. His ability to transition from theatre to film, comedy to drama, tear-inducing laughter t…

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

#464 – The Addams Family (International Productions, feat. Steve Bebout. Dontee Kiehn) by Bpn Admin Cs

In my journey to chronicle the transformation of The Addams Family musical through its many incarnations, I was starting to understand what made the show so unique. Most first national tours…

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Monday, January 25, 2021

Skill-Specific Monologues to Hone Your Storytelling by Performerstuff

Skill-Specific Monologues to Hone Your Storytelling Written by Amanda Grace January 12th, 2020 Just because your next audition is a while away, that doesn’t mean you should put the mo…

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Sunday, January 24, 2021

Ten Perfect Pieces for Playing Against Type by Performerstuff

Ten Perfect Pieces for Playing Against Type Written by Amanda Grace January 24th, 2020 Tired of playing the same role over and over? So over getting pigeonholed as a stock character? Tr…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

#459 – The Addams Family (feat. Steve Bebout) by Bpn Admin Cs

One of the not-so secret secrets in this show about secrets is that The Addams Family went through massive structural changes multiple times on its way to becoming the most popular musical i…

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

#454 – The Addams Family (feat. Dontee Kiehn) by Bpn Admin Cs

The original production of The Addams Family was choreographed by Tony Award winner Sergio Trujillo. Once a Broadway ensemblist himself, The Addams Family came along when Sergio had four pro…

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Friday, January 8, 2021

New Year, New Me: 10 Monologues for a Fresh Start by Performerstuff

New Year, New Me: 10 Monologues for a Fresh Start Written by Amanda Grace January 9th, 2021 Out with the old; out, and into the garbage, and into a dumpster, and set on fire. If you n…

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Monday, December 14, 2020

The Ups and Downs of Patty Duke by Trav S.D.

People just a little bit older than me have a much different picture in their heads of Anna Marie “Patty” Duke (1946-2016) than I do. When I first knew her, she was billed as Patty Duke …

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Friday, December 11, 2020

“Did You Have Fun?” Audition Monologues for She Kills Monsters by Performerstuff

“Did You Have Fun?” Audition Monologues for She Kills Monsters Written by Amanda Grace November 29th, 2020 Qui Nguyen’s 2011 play brings closure to a broken-hearted sister via…

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

“Daylight. All The Time.”: Audition Monologues for Radium Girls by Performerstuff

“Daylight. All The Time.”: Audition Monologues for Radium Girls Written by Amanda Grace October 15th, 2020 Looking to land one of the luminous roles in D.W. Gregory’s Radium…

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

1+2+2+1 (+2+1+1) Audition Monologues for Clue by Performerstuff

1+2+2+1 (+2+1+1) Audition Monologues for Clue Written by Amanda Grace October 21, 2020 Take the guesswork out of auditioning for Sandy Rustin’s staging of Jonathan Lynn’s murder m…

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Broadway Lip Syncer Colin O'Leary Take on Halloween Musicals

Colin O'Leary, who famously created the viral Broadway car lip sync videos, is at it again! O'Leary has released a new video, COLOWEEN: The O'Leary Horror Show, featuring segments from music…

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Halloween-Themed Shows to Stream From Home All Week Long by Leigh Scheps For Broadway Direct

If Karen from Mean Girls had her way, she’d make Halloween every single day. This year, Halloween certainly won’t be one normal night as Wendy in The Addams Family would have it. The hol…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Audition Monologues for Peter and the Starcatcher by Performerstuff

Audition Monologues for Peter and the Starcatcher Written by Amanda Grace October 7th, 2020 If you’re shooting for a role in Rick Elice’s adaptation of the 2004 novel by Ridley P…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Cast by JK

We started off this month's Musical of the Month, Hairspray with a look back at the origins and facts behind the original Broadway production. This week, we take a closer look at that cas…

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Old Souls: Monologues for Kids Who Think Like Adults by Performerstuff

Old Souls: Monologues for Kids Who Think Like Adults Written by Amanda Grace October 14th, 2020 When I was a child—and even now—there was nothing I loathed more than being spoken d…

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