Pat Cerasaro

Pat Cerasaro is BroadwayWorld's Chief Interviewer and Senior Editor, contributing exclusive columns including InDepth InterViews, Sound Off, Flash Fridays as well as additional special features and extensive news coverage. His work for the site has appeared in The New York Times, US Weekly, The Biography Channel, NBC and more.
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FLASH FRIDAY: Musical Theatre Rocks! AMERICAN IDIOT Tour Cast Sings Coldplay, Maroon 5, Madonna & MoreFLASH FRIDAY: Musical Theatre Rocks! AMERICAN IDIOT Tour Cast Sings Coldplay, Maroon 5, Madonna & More
Posted: Apr. 11, 2014


SOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: GLEE's Lea Michele & Darren Criss Sing 'Broadway Baby' From Sondheim's FOLLIESSOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: GLEE's Lea Michele & Darren Criss Sing 'Broadway Baby' From Sondheim's FOLLIES
Posted: Apr. 5, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: Disney's Magical Musicals - ALADDIN To THE LION KING To FROZEN & BeyondFLASH FRIDAY: Disney's Magical Musicals - ALADDIN To THE LION KING To FROZEN & Beyond
Posted: Mar. 21, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: All Sewn Up! HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH Gets Glam For Broadway DebutFLASH FRIDAY: All Sewn Up! HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH Gets Glam For Broadway Debut
Posted: Mar. 28, 2014


SOUND OFF: GLEE Gets TestedSOUND OFF: GLEE Gets Tested
Posted: Apr. 16, 2014


SOUND OFF: GLEE Sings SondheimSOUND OFF: GLEE Sings Sondheim
Posted: Apr. 9, 2014


The Greatest Star! Incredible Vintage Footage Of Barbra Streisand In Broadway FUNNY GIRL!The Greatest Star! Incredible Vintage Footage Of Barbra Streisand In Broadway FUNNY GIRL!
Posted: Mar. 20, 2014


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InDepth InterView: Maria Friedman Talks MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG From Stage To Screen; Plus, Sondheim Comments!InDepth InterView: Maria Friedman Talks MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG From Stage To Screen; Plus, Sondheim Comments!
Posted: Oct. 18, 2013


InDepth InterView Exclusive: Daniel Sunjata Talks GRACELAND, Plus SMASH, Upcoming Films, Broadway, Hollywood & MoreInDepth: Daniel Sunjata on GRACELAND, SMASH, Broadway & More
Posted: Jun. 5, 2013


InDepth InterView: Lea Michele Confirms FUNNY GIRL Revival! Plus, Talks New Solo Album LOUDER, GLEE S5, LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN, WICKED & MoreInDepth InterView: Lea Michele Confirms FUNNY GIRL Revival! Plus, Talks New Solo Album LOUDER, GLEE S5, LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN, WICKED & More
Posted: Mar. 4, 2014


InDepth InterView: Darren Criss Talks GLEE Season Five, SIX BY SONDHEIM HBO Doc, Broadway, Hollywood, Dream Roles & MoreInDepth InterView: Darren Criss Talks GLEE Season Five, SIX BY SONDHEIM HBO Doc, Broadway, Hollywood, Dream Roles & More
Posted: Nov. 7, 2013


InDepth InterView: Chris Gero On ELTON JOHN: THE MILLION DOLLAR PIANO, Yamaha Entertainment Group, 88 Doc & MoreInDepth InterView: Chris Gero On ELTON JOHN: THE MILLION DOLLAR PIANO, Yamaha Entertainment Group, 88 Doc & More
Posted: Mar. 17, 2014


InDepth InterView: Meat Loaf Talks New Las Vegas Residency, Plus Broadway, Hollywood, Upcoming Album & MoreInDepth InterView: Meat Loaf Talks Las Vegas, Bway, Hollywood, Album & More
Posted: Aug. 31, 2013


InDepth InterView: Lea DeLaria Talks ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Season Two, Christmas Show, New Album & MoreInDepth InterView: Lea DeLaria Talks ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Season Two, Christmas Show, New Album & More
Posted: Nov. 25, 2013


InDepth InterView Exclusive: Baillie Walsh Focuses In On SPRINGSTEEN & I Fathom Event, Plus Upcoming Projects & MoreInDepth: Baillie Walsh Focuses In On SPRINGSTEEN & I
Posted: Jul. 22, 2013


InDepth InterView: Ramin Karimloo Talks SubCulture Shows, New EPs, LES MISERABLES, PHANTOM & MoreInDepth InterView: Karimloo on SubCulture Shows, New EPs, LES MIS + PHANTOM
Posted: Jul. 31, 2013


InDepth InterView: Julian Ovenden Talks RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN AT THE MOVIES, SUNDAY In Paris, DOWNTON ABBEY, SMASH, 1ST NIGHT & MoreInDepth: Julian Ovenden on R&H, SUNDAY in Paris, SMASH & More
Posted: Apr. 20, 2013


Sara Bareilles Shares Look At WAITRESS: THE MUSICAL Reading & Comments On ProgressSara Bareilles Shares Look At WAITRESS: THE MUSICAL Reading & Comments On Progress
April 18, 2014

Pop hitmaker Sara Bareilles has utilized social media to share news about her upcoming screen-to-stage adaptation of the indie drama WAITRESS according to a series of new posts, including a picture of a recent reading of the new musical.
Criterion Set To Release THE ESSENTIAL JACQUES DEMY, Including Four Movie MusicalsCriterion Set To Release THE ESSENTIAL JACQUES DEMY, Including Four Movie Musicals
April 18, 2014

Internationally celebrated auteur Jacques Demy is set to be feted with a retrospective box set from hallowed film preservation and home video label Criterion Collection later this year according to a new listing on the official website.
FLASH FRIDAY: Hey, JC! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines OnFLASH FRIDAY: Hey, JC! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines On
April 18, 2014

Today, in honor of Holy Week, we shine a special spotlight on one of the most revered and rockin' musicals ever written, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR.
Lea Michele Teases Personal 'Favorite Song Of All Time' On GLEE Season FinaleLea Michele Teases Personal 'Favorite Song Of All Time' On GLEE Season Finale
April 17, 2014

GLEE breakout star and Broadway headliner Lea Michele has taken to social media to share that her solo spotlight song on this year's series finale is a personal favorite of hers - actually, her self-professed favorite song of all time, as a matter of fact.
Ryan Murphy Would 'Love' Kristin Chenoweth & Jonathan Groff Back For GLEE S6; More RENT?Ryan Murphy Would 'Love' Kristin Chenoweth & Jonathan Groff Back For GLEE S6; More RENT?
April 17, 2014

GLEE co-creator and mastermind Ryan Murphy participated in a wide-ranging Q&A during this week's episode of the FOX musical dramedy series and answered numerous fan questions - including revealing what fan favorite guest stars he would like to see return for the show's final season next year, as well as the possibility of more musical numbers from some beloved rock musicals.
Tom Hiddleston Calls Shakespeare's Poetry 'A Labyrinth'Tom Hiddleston Calls Shakespeare's Poetry 'A Labyrinth'
April 17, 2014

Internationally celebrated stage and screen star Tom Hiddleston discusses the the finer points of the poetry implicit in the language of William Shakespeare as part of a preview clip of a forthcoming documentary centering on the Bard.
Sarah Brightman Visits Space Simulator & Describes It As 'A Moment Of Pure Happiness'Sarah Brightman Visits Space Simulator & Describes It As 'A Moment Of Pure Happiness'
April 17, 2014

Internationally celebrated soprano and renown performer Sarah Brightman shares her enthusiasm with her ongoing preparation for her journey into space to sing an aria with a new social media posting centering on her recent visit to a space simulator.
THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: FIDDLER For Passover, With Bette Midler!THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: FIDDLER For Passover, With Bette Midler!
April 17, 2014

Today, we continue BroadwayWorld's newest feature column with a special Passover Week tribute to one of the most cherished and beloved musicals ever written, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.
Ryan Murphy Reveals Final GLEE Scene Will Feature Lea Michele & Matthew MorrisonRyan Murphy Reveals Final GLEE Scene Will Feature Lea Michele & Matthew Morrison
April 16, 2014

Fellow Broadway headliners and GLEE breakout stars Lea Michele and Matthew Morrison will be featured in the final scene on the series when it comes to a close following the conclusion of Season Six in 2015 according to co-creator and series mastermind Ryan Murphy.
JERSEY BOYS Movie Gets An R Rating From MPAAJERSEY BOYS Movie Gets An R Rating From MPAA
April 16, 2014

While the frothy pop hits of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons dominate the soundscape of the hit jukebox musical JERSEY BOYS, the salty if all-too-accurate language that populates the dialogue scenes has steered the upcoming big screen adaptation into rare cinematic territory - an R-rated movie musical.
SOUND OFF: GLEE Gets TestedSOUND OFF: GLEE Gets Tested
April 16, 2014

Sex, food and rock n roll was the theme of GLEE's "Tested" - showcasing some tubular 80s tunes ranging from Robert Palmer and Foreigner to Pat Benatar and Janet Jackson, all while explicating the finer points of modern sexuality as it pertains to the characters and viewing audience at large, as well. Reliably timely, GLEE got tested - and passed with flying colors; a rainbow, no doubt.
THE MUSICAL THEATER OF STEPHEN SCHWARTZ Out TodayTHE MUSICAL THEATER OF STEPHEN SCHWARTZ Out Today
April 16, 2014

A new book outlining the career of noted multi-award-winning Broadway and Hollywood composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz titled THE MUSICAL THEATER OF Stephen Schwartz: FROM GODSPELL TO WICKED AND BEYOND by Paul Laird is out today.
Brilliant MUPPET CHRIST SUPERSTAR Parody Now AvailableBrilliant MUPPET CHRIST SUPERSTAR Parody Now Available
April 16, 2014

The furry and rambunctious cast of Jim Henson's iconic The Muppets lend their unique talents to JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR via an impressively inventive new album experiment titled MUPPET CHRIST SUPERSTAR.
GLEE's Lea Michele & Darren Criss Play More Broadway TriviaGLEE's Lea Michele & Darren Criss Play More Broadway Trivia
April 15, 2014

Fellow Broadway headliners and Glee breakout stars Lea Michele and Darren Criss comment on the next upcoming episode of FOX's hit musical dramedy series titled 'Bash' and reveal new details about some of the songs being performed - including a handful by the one and only original Broadway baby himself, Stephen Sondheim!
Extended Preview Of Tonight's GLEE 'Tested' EpExtended Preview Of Tonight's GLEE 'Tested' Ep
April 15, 2014

FOX's hit musical dramedy series GLEE returns with a new episode tonight titled 'Tested' and an extended first look at the ep is now available to view.
Soundtrack For LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 5/6Soundtrack For LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 5/6
April 15, 2014

The soundtrack for upcoming animated movie musical LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN starring Broadway headliners and recognizable breakout stars Lea Michele and Megan Hilty is now available for pre-order.
BLACK NATIVITY Starring Jennifer Hudson Now AvailableBLACK NATIVITY Starring Jennifer Hudson Now Available
April 15, 2014

Academy Award-winning superstar Jennifer Hudson stars in the stage-to-screen adaptation of the classic Langston Hughes drama BLACK NATIVITY, which has now been released on DVD and Blu-ray.
Theatre Du Chatelet's INTO THE WOODS Now StreamingTheatre Du Chatelet's INTO THE WOODS Now Streaming
April 15, 2014

The elaborate new production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's celebrated fairy tale-themed musical INTO THE WOODS playing at renown Paris playhouse and opera venue Theatre du Chatelet is now available to hear in full.
THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Original Cast Recording Now Available On iTunesTHE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Original Cast Recording Now Available On iTunes
April 15, 2014

The romantic and moving score for the new Broadway musical THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY by Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman is now available to hear in full on the new cast recording, featuring show stars Kelli O'Hara and Steven Pasquale.
Billy Porter's BACK ON BROADWAY Now AvailableBilly Porter's BACK ON BROADWAY Now Available
April 15, 2014

2013 Tony Award-winning Best Actor Billy Porter has a new solo album BACK ON BROADWAY, which is now available to download.


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