|SOUND OFF: GLEE Gets Tested|
by Pat Cerasaro - 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 fine...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE Sings Sondheim|
by Pat Cerasaro - April 09, 2014
What, dare say, is “the ultimate musical theatre challenge”? Well, Sondheim, that is! Otherwise known as the greatest living musical theatre dramatist and the subject of this week's GLEE - FOLLIES to ...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE Goes Downtown, All The Way To NYC|
by Pat Cerasaro - April 02, 2014
A new dawn. A new day. Best day? Best episode in… forever! GLEE made the official move to the Big Apple with this week's ep and with it came a revitalized, fresh new tone, style and locale while still...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE 100 - The Sequel!|
by Pat Cerasaro - March 26, 2014
Last night's second part of the celebratory 100th episode, titled “New Directions”, written and directed by co-creator Brad Falchuk, delivered a recognizable vibe and welcome feeling of the first seas...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE 100! The Original Ten Return|
by Pat Cerasaro - March 19, 2014
The Beatles once sang, 'You say goodbye / I say hello,' and so it goes with the gang on FOX's hit musical dramedy GLEE - new beginnings; new endings; and, well, New Directions, too. GLEE's '100' episo...
|SOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: Lea Michele, Amber Riley & Chris Colfer Sing 'Defying Gravity' from WICKED On GLEE 100!|
by Pat Cerasaro - March 17, 2014
Today BroadwayWorld is tickled pink and green to be presenting a super-special Sound Off World Premiere Exclusive of the thrilling new GLEE trio version of WICKED's 'Defying Gravity' performed by Ambe...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE Across America|
by Pat Cerasaro - March 12, 2014
U2... Neil Diamond... The Go-Gos... Randy Newman... OneRepublic... Styx! What do these things have in common? Well, GLEE's trip to LA, of course! Plus, a truly rockin' 'More Than A Feeling' (Boston) t...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE Goes Three Ways|
by Pat Cerasaro - March 05, 2014
Gloria! GLEE is nearing graduation season, complete with senior flings, faculty faux pas and Fat Tuesday-befitting festivities on the NYC side of the show, as well. Last night's ep gave us some major ...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE Returns With FUNNY GIRL, Fights & 'Frenemies'|
by Pat Cerasaro - February 26, 2014
Light the lights! FOX's hit musical dramedy series returned after a long midseason hiatus last night - and how! To cite an especially adored and incredibly iconic Jule Styne score, GYPSY, the fights, ...
|SOUND OFF Special Edition: 2014 Super Bowl Rockets Us To Mars, With Diva Dynamite|
by Pat Cerasaro - February 03, 2014
The 2014 Super Bowl match-up between the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks may have been plagued by some bizarre play-by-plays and off-the-wall athletic antics, yet the real spectacle lied in the pe...
|SOUND OFF: 2013 Holiday Gift Guide|
by Pat Cerasaro - December 19, 2013
Today, we are spotlighting the absolute must-haves for the Broadway baby on Santa's shopping list - all of the very best theatre-related music, movies, events and more - well, at least sixteen or seve...
|SOUND OFF: THE SOUND OF MUSIC Live On NBC Is Dynamically Divine|
by Pat Cerasaro - December 06, 2013
Today we are highlighting a few of the many memorable moments on last night's unprecedented live TV broadcast of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, starring Carrie Underwood - Carrie's simply tremendous star turn th...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE's Scandalous Spin On Santa & The Supremes|
by Pat Cerasaro - December 06, 2013
Today, in honor of the holiday-centric winter finale of Season Five of FOX's hit musical dramedy series GLEE, we are checking off the top twelve reasons to celebrate GLEE beneath the Christmas tree th...
|SOUND OFF: Twelve Reasons To Be Thankful For GLEE|
by Pat Cerasaro - November 29, 2013
Today we are counting down twelve very valid reasons why Glee is something to be thankful for this holiday season, particularly last night's wacky Thanksgiving episode - Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato and ...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE's Billy Joel Tribute, With Honesty|
by Pat Cerasaro - November 22, 2013
Innocence and honesty - two words inextricably linked to two classic Billy Joel songs covered on last night's most recent entry in the fifth season of FOX's musical dramedy hit Glee as well as the und...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE Sees Blurred Lines, The End Of Twerking & FUNNY GIRL|
by Pat Cerasaro - November 15, 2013
A parental advisory warning preceded this week's GLEE and it went the distance in justifying it via spicy and sexy takes on twerking, 'Blurred Lines' and other pop culture quirks - tattoos included. B...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE's Fabulous Feud Featuring Katy Perry & Lady Gaga|
by Pat Cerasaro - November 08, 2013
Pitting two of the most influential and instrumental pop culture icons of modern music against one another, GLEE's 'A Katy Or A Gaga', written by Russel Friend and Garrett Lerner, directed by Ian Bren...
|SOUND OFF: Witchy Women & Damned Divas Ignite AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN - LuPone, Ebersole, Rabe, Lange, Paulson, Etc.|
by Pat Cerasaro - October 24, 2013
Hell nearly froze over - or, perhaps we should we say burned brighter than ever before - as a result of the sheer, stupefying, awe-inspiring array of major theatre stars populating FX's hit horror ant...
|SOUND OFF: GLEE's Devastating Cory Monteith Dedication|
by Pat Cerasaro - October 11, 2013
“If there's one thing I've learned from Finn dying it's that shame is a wasted emotion,” Kurt (Chris Colfer) eloquently asserted mid-way through last night's unfortunately unavoidable and unabashedly ...
|WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE! GLEE Tributes Cory Monteith With RENT's 'Seasons Of Love'|
by Pat Cerasaro - October 06, 2013
Today, BroadwayWorld is thrilled to host the world premiere exclusive first listen to the full performance of a classic song from the Pulitzer Prize-winning rock musical RENT as performed by the accom...
|SOUND OFF: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely GLEE Club Band, With Demi Lovato|
by Pat Cerasaro - October 04, 2013
Demi Lovato! The Beatles! Junior-Senior BundleProm! Tina… in the sky with diamonds! The sights and sounds of GLEE's second S5 ep were somewhat slight in the grand scheme of the show but wholly satisfy...
|SOUND OFF: Let It GLEE! Season Five Premiere & Bonus Beatles|
by Pat Cerasaro - September 27, 2013
GLEE is back! Season Five of the TV's biggest and best musical series to date kicked off in a big, big way - with a big, big show that would have made Ed Sullivan blush. Ladies and gentlemen: The Beat...
|SOUND OFF: TALES OF THE CITY 20th Anniversary On DVD|
by Pat Cerasaro - September 05, 2013
Featuring one of the most compelling casts of characters ever depicted in a miniseries made for TV, by some of the most ideally cast actors ever assembled for an adaptation of any kind, TALES OF THE C...
|SOUND OFF: 2013 Summer Round-Up! THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, Shakespeare, Dench, Jewish Musicals & More|
by Pat Cerasaro - June 30, 2013
Today we are highlighting four particularly compelling recent releases perfect for Summer enjoyment, all from Acorn/Athena Media- the documentaries SHAKESPEARE: THE KING'S MAN and BROADWAY MUSICALS: A...
|SOUND OFF: 2013 Tony Awards - Ladies Lead The Way|
by Pat Cerasaro - June 10, 2013
The divas took all the top prizes at the 2013 Tony Awards, from Cyndi Lauper and Billy Porter (as Lola) of KINKY BOOTS through to Best Directors Diane Paulus and Pam McKinnon to Cicely Tyson, Patina M...