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Emma Dears and Craig Price to Headline A NIGHT AT THE MUSICALS for Save Our St. Bride's
Emma Dears and Craig Price to Headline A NIGHT AT THE MUSICALS for Save Our St. Bride'sOne of Liverpool's most historic churches will take centre stage when the West End comes to the Georgian Quarter for a night of musical theatre magic. Organisers hope A Night At The Musicals on Friday 23 June at 8pm will raise much-needed funds to help ...read more
Source: Broadway World
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:30:00 GMT
Where are the new Australian musicals? Waiting in the wings
Where are the new Australian musicals? Waiting in the wingsThis week’s nominations for the Helpmann Awards, which recognise the performing arts in Australia, have caused a storm of discussion, particularly about the state of Australian musical theatre. The winners will be announced on July 26. There are exciting ...read more
Source: THE CONVERSATION
Published on Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:16:00 GMT
Why Danielle Brooks is now afraid of Broadway musicals
Why Danielle Brooks is now afraid of Broadway musicalsDanielle Brooks made a name for herself on Broadway, but she won’t do any musicals anytime soon. “It’s too taxing on the voice,” the former “Color Purple” stage actress, 27, told New York Magazine. Brooks earned a 2016 Tony nomination for Best ...read more
Source: pagesix.com
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:12:00 GMT
Dallas' Theatre Three figures out musicals with Sondheim's Night Music
Dallas' Theatre Three figures out musicals with Sondheim's Night MusicInstead, this fantastic production floats, skimming across its lush score and romantic entanglements like a honeybee flitting from flower to flower. It's as much a testament to director Marianne Galloway's sure hand and Scott A. Eckert's expert musical ...read more
Source: Culture Map Dallas
Published on Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:40:00 GMT
Here I go again: Why ‘Mamma Mia!’ and other jukebox musicals keep coming back to KC
Here I go again: Why ‘Mamma Mia!’ and other jukebox musicals keep coming back to KCThis weekend, the music of ABBA will fill Starlight Theatre in the touring production of Broadway’s “Mamma Mia!” Next week, it’s hits by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons in “Jersey Boys.” And the week after? Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and ...read more
Source: The Kansas City Star
Published on Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:34:00 GMT
Berkshire Theatre Group Brings Musicals, Dramas and Farce to Multi-Venue Stages
Berkshire Theatre Group Brings Musicals, Dramas and Farce to Multi-Venue StagesWhat do famous Hollywood legends and current film stars have in common with Western Massachusetts? A history and a connection to the Berkshire Theatre Group. Gracing the stage of the Colonial Theatre from when it first opened its doors in 1903, you will ...read more
Source: zealnyc.com
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:14:00 GMT
Great musicals even better as drag spoofs
Great musicals even better as drag spoofsPerhaps it was the sky-high stilettos, but when the statuesque Cruzin d’Loo greeted me as I entered “Tuberculosis: The Musical,” I felt like I was meeting a sequined version of the Salesforce Tower. The top of her blond wig nearly scraped the ceiling ...read more
Source: San Francisco Gate
Published on Tue, 20 Jun 2017 11:17:00 GMT
Garland Summer Musicals Presents “The Producers” and “Hello Dolly”
Garland Summer Musicals Presents “The Producers” and “Hello Dolly”Garland Summer Musicals is presenting their version of “The Producers,” the hit Broadway musical, now through June 25 at the Granville Arts Center. Directed by Michael Serrecchio, the show stars Randy Pearlman (who wowed GSM audiences last year in ...read more
Source: Focus Daily News
Published on Mon, 19 Jun 2017 01:00:00 GMT
Cricketer, boxer, fashionista — now Andrew Flintoff turns to musicals
Cricketer, boxer, fashionista — now Andrew Flintoff turns to musicalsHe has blazed a trail for England on the cricket pitch, had a bash at boxing, launched a fashion range and had a go at television. And now? Now Andrew “Freddie” Flintoff, who was instrumental in England regaining the Ashes in 2005, aims to become a ...read more
Source: The Times
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:16:00 GMT
Musicals at Richter presents ‘Into the Woods’ in Danbury
Musicals at Richter presents ‘Into the Woods’ in DanburyMusicals at Richter kicks off its 2017 season with James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods,” playing under the stars in Danbury, Friday, June 16, through Saturday, July 1. Fairy tales mesh together in this humorous and poignant show in ...read more
Source: Connecticut Post
Published on Sun, 11 Jun 2017 12:52:00 GMT