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  • STAGE TUBE: On This Day 3/11- A CLASS ACT
    by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2014

    Today in 2001, A Class Act opened at the Ambassador Theatre, where it ran for 105 performances. A Class Act is a musical with a book by Linda Kline and Lonny Price and music and lyrics by Edward Kleban. The musical is based on the life of composer-lyricist Ed Kleban, who died at the age of 48 in 1987. The musical uses flashbacks and the device of time running backwards to retrace the high and low points of Kleban's personal and professional life. (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 3/02/2014
    by BWW - Mar 02, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/02/2014 for Memphis (more...)

    5th Avenue Theatre Announces 2014-15 Season - KINKY BOOTS, SOMETHING ROTTEN World Premiere & More!
    by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2014

    Standing before a packed house of subscribers, Executive Producer and Artistic Director David Armstrong revealed The 5th Avenue Theatre's 2014/15 season. "Every year we try to choose a season that embodies our mission: to celebrate our great indigenous art form, The Musical - past, present, and future," Armstrong said. "With an array of shows ranging from a hotly-anticipated Broadway tour to a hilarious world premiere, not to mention celebrated contemporary classics and one of the immortal musicals from the Golden Age of Broadway, we believe that this season truly represents the breadth and depth of what musical theater has to offer." (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 2/23/2014
    by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/23/2014 for Memphis (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 2/16/2014
    by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/16/2014 for Memphis (more...)

    Kim Criswell Stars as Ethel Merman in MERMAN'S APPRENTICE Reading at the Landor Theatre, Now thru 2/13
    by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2014

    Merman's Apprentice, a new musical fable with Book and Lyrics by Stephen Cole (Inventing Mary Martin, After the Fair, The Night of the Hunter, The Road to Qatar!) and Music by David Evans (Birds of Paradise, Children's Letters to God) has been chosen to be the opening show as part of London's Landor Theatre's 'From Page to Stage Festival' today, February 11th and 12th at 7:30pm. (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 2/09/2014
    by BWW - Feb 09, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/09/2014 for Memphis (more...)

    F. Michael Haynie, Julia Mattison & Michael Campayno to Lead CYRANO DE BURGER SHACK Reading Tomorrow
    by BWW News Desk - Feb 06, 2014

    Stageworks Media will present an industry reading of Cyrano de Burger Shack, A New High School Musical written by award-winning playwright Jeremy Desmon and directed by Jeremy Dobrish, which will take place on Friday, February 7th at 1:00 pm at 54Below (254 West 54th Street, NYC). Featured in the cast of Cyrano de Burger Shack are F. Michael Haynie (Wicked) as Cyrano, Julia Mattison (Godspell) as Roxanne, and Michael Campayno (Sound of Music Live) as Christian, as well as Ashley Kate Adams (La Cage aux Folles), Trista Dollison (Avenue Q), Rebecca LaChance (Beautiful), Ellyn Marie Marsh (Kinky Boots), Shina Ann Morris (Cinderella), Jeremy Morse (Papermill's Oliver!), and Alex Wyse (Lysistrata Jones). The music director /arranger is Meg Zervoulis. (more...)

    Kim Criswell to Star as Ethel Merman in MERMAN'S APPRENTICE Reading at the Landor Theatre, Feb 11-13
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2014

    Merman's Apprentice, a new musical fable with Book and Lyrics by Stephen Cole (Inventing Mary Martin, After the Fair, The Night of the Hunter, The Road to Qatar!) and Music by David Evans (Birds of Paradise, Children's Letters to God) has been chosen to be the opening show as part of London's Landor Theatre's 'From Page to Stage Festival' on February 11th and 12th at 7:30pm. There will be an additional presentation for industry professionals on Feb. 13th at 2:30pm at The Concert Artistes' Association at 20 Bedford Street, London WC2E 9HP. (more...)

    A CHORUS LINE Movie Blu-ray Now Available
    by Pat Cerasaro - Jan 14, 2014

    A new blu-ray edition of Richard Attenborough's 1985 film adaptation of Broadway's long-running smash hit A CHORUS LINE is now available to order. (more...)

    A CHORUS LINE to Run 1/14-2/2 at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 06, 2014

    The Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning singular sensation bursts onto the Theatre's stage January 14 - February 2, featuring an iconic plot that follows the audition process of theatre "gypsies" as they try to land a job in a Broadway show. Complete with a large orchestra, timeless scenic design and cast of 26 triple threat performers, A Chorus Line is packed with unforgettable Marvin Hamlisch and Edward Kleban songs, including What I did for Love and One. (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 12/29/2013
    by BWW - Dec 29, 2013

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/29/2013 for Dallas (more...)

    A CHORUS LINE Movie Blu-ray Now Available For Pre-Order
    by Pat Cerasaro - Nov 08, 2013

    A new blu-ray edition of Richard Attenborough's 1985 film adaptation of Broadway's long-running smash hit A CHORUS LINE is now available for pre-order. (more...)

    GOOD PEOPLE, 'SUNDAY IN THE PARK', Michael Shannon, Andre De Shields and More Top 2013 Jeff Awards; Winners Announced!
    by BWW News Desk - Nov 04, 2013

    At the gala 45th Annual Equity Jeff Awards held at Drury Lane Oakbrook on Monday, November 4, Steppenwolf Theatre Company's 'Good People' received the award for Production-Play in a large tier theatre. Principal Actress Mariann Mayberry was also honored for her role in this David Lindsey-Abaire play, which considers the dangerous consequences of holding on to the past or leaving it behind. William Brown received Best Director of a play for Writers Theatre's production of the French farce 'The Liar', adapted by David Ives. (more...)

    A CHORUS LINE to Run November 8-16 at Aronoff Center's Jarson-Kaplan Theater
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2013

    Cincinnati Music Theatre is proud to present the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical A CHORUS LINE from November 8-16, 2013 at the Aronoff Center's intimate Jarson-Kaplan Theater (see full performance schedule below). (more...)

    Donna McKechnie Headlines A CHORUS LINE Celebration at Fire Island Pines Literary and Theater Weekend
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2013

    Donna McKechnie, beloved Tony-winning original 'Cassie' joins in a celebration of the upcoming fortieth anniversary of the creation ofA Chorus Line at the annual Fire Island Pines Literary and Theater Weekend, a hugely popular event held annually at The Madison Fire Island Pines. (more...)

    Dramatists Guild of America Launches 'Behind the Music-al' Conservatory Today with MUTUBE
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 08, 2013

    For the first DG Conservatory event of the fall, the Dramatists Guild is thrilled to team up with the writers who created Behind the Music-al, Kyle Ewalt and Michael Ian Walker, today, October 8, 2013, at 6:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Dramatists Guild's New York office, in the Frederick Loewe Room, 1501 Broadway (between 43rd and 44th Streets), Suite 710. This free seminar is opening a limited number of seats to the public and reservations are required. (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 10/06/2013
    by BWW - Oct 06, 2013

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/06/2013 for Chicago (more...)

    STAGE TUBE: On This Day 10/5- A CHORUS LINE
    by - Oct 05, 2013

    Today in 2006, the first Broadway revival of A Chorus Line opened at the Schoenfeld Theatre, where it ran for 759 performances. A Chorus Line is a musical about Broadway dancers auditioning for spots on a chorus line. The book was authored by James Kirkwood, Jr. and Nicholas Dante, lyrics were written by Edward Kleban, and music was composed by Marvin Hamlisch. With nineteen main characters, it is set on the bare stage of a Broadway theatre during an audition for a musical. The show provides a glimpse into the personalities of the performers and the choreographer as they describe the events that have shaped their lives and their decisions to become dancers. The original Broadway production received 12 Tony Award nominations and winning nine of them, in addition to the 1976 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. (more...)

    Dramatists Guild of America to Launch 'Behind the Music-al' Conservatory 10/8 with MUTUBE
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 02, 2013

    For the first DG Conservatory event of the fall, the Dramatists Guild is thrilled to team up with the writers who created Behind the Music-al, Kyle Ewalt and Michael Ian Walker, on Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at 6:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Dramatists Guild's New York office, in the Frederick Loewe Room, 1501 Broadway (between 43rd and 44th Streets), Suite 710. This free seminar is opening a limited number of seats to the public and reservations are required. (more...)

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