The Off-Broadway run of Little Shop has been extended until March! Groff’s understudy is going to take on the role mid-January.
They may have passed away, but their legacy will live on. I have no doubt that new careers were launched, as a result of their contributions over time, to the theater arts.Playbill looks back at the actors, directors, choreographers, and other theatremakers who died in the past year.www.playbill.com
I’m curious to see how this goes. Having the creators involved is promising, and Gyllenhaal has some solid musical pipes.Tony winner FUN HOME being adapted as a film!
It has been reported that Academy Award nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal will produce and star in an upcoming big screen adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical. Fun Home.www.broadwayworld.com
More on the revival...Ummmm, no. Just no. I’m out.
WEST SIDE STORY Revival Will Not Include 'I Feel Pretty' and the 'Somewhere' Ballet
Ivo Van Hove's reimagined West Side Story is coming to Broadway this season. In a new interview with Vogue, he has revealed some of the changes he has made, including cutting two iconic moments from the original production.www.broadwayworld.com
Wow! Hydrate, eat apples, warm up your vocals. You can do it!I was cast in the ensemble for Rock of Ages, so that’s starting to take up a lot of time for me. The goal is to just impress the director and music director (first time working with both of them) to have them cast me in a lead/supporting role for the nexf
Can’t wait to hear your thoughts. Friends just saw it and said “meh”.Well, I finally bit the bullet and bought totally overpriced tickets to Moulin Rouge for next Wednesday night, which just happens to be my 52 millionth birthday. I just gritted my teeth and pressed "buy", and now I am the owner of two front row mezz seats, and to make up for it, I only have to eat rice and beans for dinner for about 3 years.
Would love to read a review! Happy belated birthday!Well, I finally bit the bullet and bought totally overpriced tickets to Moulin Rouge for next Wednesday night, which just happens to be my 52 millionth birthday. I just gritted my teeth and pressed "buy", and now I am the owner of two front row mezz seats, and to make up for it, I only have to eat rice and beans for dinner for about 3 years.
Changes debut tonight that were made when they rehearsed and developed the tour. Including a new song.
I mean, it's not great art by any means, but I loved every single minute of it. By contrast, Philmonster hated every single minute of it, but he basically had decided that he was going to hate it before he sat down, so whatevs. But in my opinion, it is total fun. The set, which is basically the entire theatre, is incredible, and the performers are out of this world. The story is the same as the movie, but most of the songs have been changed. Now we have songs by Pink, Katy Perry, Beyonce, and others. But to me, it still works, and maybe even better. It's being advertised as a "spectacular spectacular" and that is exactly what it is. Over the top, gigantic show in every way. And now, I thought I would give you a single sentence from Philmonster's review, for contrast:Would love to read a review! Happy belated birthday!