Monday, May 16, 2022

IT’S TONY SEASON by Ron Fassler

Harold Prince, victorious with Tony #20 for “Showboat,” with Gregory Hines (1995).Now that the 2022 Tony Awards nominations have been announced and campaigning is in full swing, as usua…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 08:53AM
Sunday, May 15, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘[title of show]’ at Dominion Stage by Helen Ganley

Classical theater is flush with the self-indulgent concept of a “play within a play”—”Hamlet,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” and “The King and I,” to name a few. In the mo…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 08:36PM
Sunday, May 8, 2022

THE KING AND I with Mark Eden Horowitz & Joan Almedilla by Automatic Episode Import

In 1951, THE KING AND I changed musical theatre, and now in 2022, the modern world has changed THE KING AND I. While everyone can (and should) have an opinion on this work of art, this week…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 06:00AM
Thursday, April 28, 2022

Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At THE SOUND OF MUSIC At La Mirada Theatre

BroadwayWorld has a first look at La Mirada's The Sound of Music starring Diane Phelan (Broadway: The King and I & South Pacific at Lincoln Center) as Maria, Christopher Carl (Broadwa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:33PM

The Wedding | from RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Wedding" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Edie Adams and the CINDERELLA Ensemble Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to the CINDERELL…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

Your Majesties (A List of the Bare Necessities) | from RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Your Majesties (A List of the Bare Necessities)" (Royal Dressing Room Scene) From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Dorothy Stickney, Howard Lindsay, George Hall and Iggie Wol…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM
Thursday, April 21, 2022

In My Own Little Corner (Reprise) | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"In My Own Little Corner (Reprise)" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews and Edie Adams Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

Stepsisters' Lament | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Stepsisters' Lament" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Alice Ghostley and Kaye Ballard Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to the CINDEREL…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM
Tuesday, April 19, 2022

New Online and In-Person Exhibition Includes Design Drawings, Paintings, More From Hello, Dolly!, Cabaret, The King and I by Margaret Hall

Hosted by Helicline Fine Art, You’ll Be Swell! You’ll Be Great! features work from Boris Aronson, Jo Mielziner, Al Hirschfeld, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:33AM
Monday, April 18, 2022

Broadway Casting Director Jay Binder Dies at 71 by Lindsey Sullivan

Jay Binder, a prominent Broadway casting director for over four decades and founder of Binder Casting, died at the age of 71 on April 15. Born in South Orange, New Jersey on March 11, 1951,…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Thursday, April 14, 2022

A Lovely Night | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"A Lovely Night" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews, Ilka Chase, Alice Ghostley and Kaye Ballard Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II List…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

When You're Driving Through the Moonlight | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"When You're Driving Through the Moonlight" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews, Ilka Chase, Alice Ghostley and Kaye Ballard Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM
Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Review: Betsy Morgan and Adam Jacobs Prove Good Fits for The King and I

Chicago's Drury Lane Theatre revives the classic musical with a cast of 33.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:42PM

Battle Royal: A Review of The King and I at Drury Lane Theatre by Dennis Polkow

Mary Rodgers, late daughter of composer Richard Rodgers, thought “The King and I” was the best of the Rodgers and Hammerstein collaborations.

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 08:00AM
Monday, April 11, 2022

Photos: First Look At Adam Jacobs, Besty Morgan & More In Drury Lane's THE KING AND I

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Drury Lane Theatre's production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I. Based on 'Anna and the King of Siam' by Margaret Landon,' with music by Richard…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:32PM
Sunday, April 10, 2022

Review: ‘The King and I’ at Drury Lane Theatre has a cast well worth the trip by Chris Jones

Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical might seem to be about the relationship between the authoritarian King of Siam and his feisty hired schoolteacher, but it’s also about change, acceptance …

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 02:00PM
Thursday, April 7, 2022

Aladdin's Adam Jacobs and Betsy Morgan Star in Drury Lane's The King and I, Opening April 7 by Andrew Gans

Alan Paul directs a cast that also includes Christine Bunuan, Paulina Yeung, and Ethan Le Phong.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:33PM

Ten Minutes Ago | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Ten Minutes Ago" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews and Jon Cypher Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to the CINDERELLA1957 …

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:00AM

The Prince is Giving a Ball | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Prince is Giving a Ball" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Robert Penn and the CINDERELLA Ensemble Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:00AM
Friday, April 1, 2022

Broadway Games: True or False by JK

Broadway Games: True or False This week's game is pretty straightforward. Which statements are true and which are false? 1. KPop will star an actual KPop star. 2. The Plaza Suite website …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 04:18PM

Inside Signature with Ali Ewoldt by Signature Theatre

Broadway star Ali Ewoldt (The Phantom of the Opera, The King and I) makes her Signature debut as Amalia Balash in the musical comedy She Loves Me. Learn more about her career, her Psychology…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:34PM
Thursday, March 31, 2022

In My Own Little Corner | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"In My Own Little Corner" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to the CINDERELLA1957 Origina…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:44AM

Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful? | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA (1957) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful?" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews and Jon Cypher Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen no…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:44AM

Impossible/It's Possible | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA (1957) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Impossible"/"It's Possible" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews and Edie Adams Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to the CIND…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:44AM
Monday, March 28, 2022

Dancer and Choreographer Yuriko Kikuchi Passes Away at 102 by Margaret Hall

Ms. Kikuchi, who was the original Eliza in The King and I, directed the 1977 revival starring Yul Brynner and Constance Towers.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:06PM
Thursday, March 24, 2022

Broadway Games: History in Order by JK

How well do you know significant (and not so significant) moments in Broadway history? Better yet, do you know when they happened? This week's game asks you to test that knowledge. Good luck…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 10:12AM
Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Julie Andrews | "I Have Confidence" from THE SOUND OF MUSIC (Official Lyric Video) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"I Have Confidence" From Rodgers & Hammerstein's THE SOUND OF MUSIC Music and Lyrics by Richard Rodgers Performed by Julie Andrews Listen now to THE SOUND OF MUSIC Original Soundtrack Recor…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:03PM
Monday, March 21, 2022

Yuriko, celebrated Martha Graham dancer and choreographer, dies at 102 by Harrison Smith

She was associated with Graham for more than 50 years and danced on Broadway in “The King and I” and “Flower Drum Song.”

SOURCE: Washington Post at 09:54PM
Thursday, March 17, 2022

Eager Beaver | From NO STRINGS by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Eager Beaver" From NO STRINGS Music and Lyrics by Richard Rodgers Performed by Bernice Massi and Don Chastain Listen now to the NO STRINGS 1962 Original Broadway Cast Recording: https://f…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

The Sweetest Sounds | From NO STRINGS by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Sweetest Sounds" From NO STRINGS Music and Lyrics by Richard Rodgers Performed by Diahann Carroll and Richard Kiley Listen now to the NO STRINGS 1962 Original Broadway Cast Recording:…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

No Strings | From NO STRINGS by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"No Strings" From NO STRINGS Music and Lyrics by Richard Rodgers Performed by Richard Kiley and Diahann Carroll Listen now to the NO STRINGS 1962 Original Broadway Cast Recording: https://…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM