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Anthony Rapp to Star in Staged Reading of ANDY WARHOL IN IRAN at Barrington Stage Com Photo Anthony Rapp to Star in Staged Reading of ANDY WARHOL IN IRAN at Barrington Stage Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2021

Barrington Stage Company has announced that Obie Award winner Anthony Rapp (Rent, If/Then) will take on the title role in a staged reading of Andy Warhol in Iran on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at 8:00 pm on the Boyd-Quinson Stage (30 Union Street).

The Five Heartbeats' Michael Wright Will Guest On Radio's It's Showtime With Rikki Le Photo The Five Heartbeats' Michael Wright Will Guest On Radio's It's Showtime With Rikki Lee
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2021

In anticipation of the 30th Anniversary Screening and Cast Reunion of The Five Heartbeats at the Tribeca Film Festival, star Michael Wright will guest on radio's It's Showtime with Rikki Lee on Friday June 4 at 3 PM Central.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 30 - Happy Birthday, Idina Menzel! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, May 30 - Happy Birthday, Idina Menzel!
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2021

Today we're celebrating the birthday of the -wickedly talented- Idina Menzel!

Showtime Documentary Films Acquires Rights to CUSP Photo Showtime Documentary Films Acquires Rights to CUSP
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 14, 2021

“This is the kind of film we love – fearless, honest and unflinching – and SHOWTIME is the perfect partner to bring this story to the world,” said Jenifer Westphal, Founder and CEO of Wavelength, and Executive Producer, CUSP.  

MRS. DOUBTFIRE Director Reveals There is an R-Rated Cut of the Film Photo MRS. DOUBTFIRE Director Reveals There is an R-Rated Cut of the Film
by Stephi Wild - Mar 20, 2021

Director Chris Columbus has revealed that an R-rated version of the 1993 film Mrs. Doubtfire exists.

VIDEO: Idina Menzel Talks FROZEN, Parenting During the Pandemic and More on THE DREW  Photo VIDEO: Idina Menzel Talks FROZEN, Parenting During the Pandemic and More on THE DREW BARRYMORE SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2021

Idina Menzel stopped by The Drew Barrymore Show to talk about Frozen, parenting during the pandemic, Idina's Treehouse and more!

VIDEO: On This Day, January 25- Remembering Jonathan Larson Photo VIDEO: On This Day, January 25- Remembering Jonathan Larson
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2021

On this day, we celebrate the life and career of Jonathan Larson, who passed away on this day in 1996.

Adam Pascal to Appear on IT'S SHOWTIME WITH RIKKI LEE Photo Adam Pascal to Appear on IT'S SHOWTIME WITH RIKKI LEE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2021

Broadway icon Adam Pascal, a Tony-nominee for his role in Rent, will appear on Friday, January 8, 2021 on It’s Showtime with Rikki Lee, a popular weekly entertainment industry-themed radio show out of Chicago. Hosted by Rikki Lee Travolta, the radio program airs every Friday at 3 PM Central on 101.5 FM in the Chicagoland area.

RENT Movie Adaptation Celebrates 15th Anniversary Nov. 23 Photo RENT Movie Adaptation Celebrates 15th Anniversary Nov. 23
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 20, 2020

It’s been seven million, eight hundred eighty-four thousand minutes (and many seasons of love) since RENT was released in theaters 15 years ago! 

Adam Pascal Joins New EVERYTHING FAB FOUR Podcast Photo Adam Pascal Joins New EVERYTHING FAB FOUR Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2020

Adam Pascal is the latest guest on 'Everything Fab Four,' a new podcast from Salon and Wonderwall Communications that's focused on fun and intelligent stories about the enduring influence of the Beatles.

Anthony Rapp Talks RENT, STAR TREK: DISCOVERY and More on AT HOME WITH THE CREATIVE C Photo Anthony Rapp Talks RENT, STAR TREK: DISCOVERY and More on AT HOME WITH THE CREATIVE COALITION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020

Anthony Rapp sat down with The Creative Coalition CEO Robin Bronk in the latest episode of “At Home With The Creative Coalition,” a podcast featuring unplugged and uncensored conversations with today’s biggest stars. In the newest episode, Rapp opens up about his first audition for “Rent,” and more.

VIDEO: Watch Idina Menzel and Megan Hilty Sing 'For Good' for the Class of 2020 Photo VIDEO: Watch Idina Menzel and Megan Hilty Sing 'For Good' for the Class of 2020
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 11, 2020

Wicked alumni Idina Menzel and Megan Hilty have reunited for a touching send off to the class of 2020. 'To the class of 2020; the world needs you now more than ever,' writes Hilty. 'We hope you now help make a change, for good. Congratulations to you all.'

VIDEO: On This Day, May 30 - Happy Birthday, Idina Menzel! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, May 30 - Happy Birthday, Idina Menzel!
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2020

Today we're celebrating the birthday of the -wickedly talented- Idina Menzel!

BWW Feature: BROADWAY VS. HOLLYWOOD  PART 6             Flops And Blockbusters- 2 Photo BWW Feature: BROADWAY VS. HOLLYWOOD PART 6 Flops And Blockbusters- 2
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - May 19, 2020

Con questo articolo concludiamo la nostra carrellata sui musical di Broadway portati sul grande schermo con altri flop e dei blockbuster degli ultimi anni.

SCOOB! The Album To Feature Charlie Puth, Thomas Rhett, & More! Photo SCOOB! The Album To Feature Charlie Puth, Thomas Rhett, & More!
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 6, 2020

Atlantic Records has announced SCOOB! THE ALBUM, the official musical companion to Warner Bros. Pictures and Warner Animation Group's animated Scooby-Doo action adventure motion picture for the whole family.

VIDEO: Idina Menzel Sings 'Easy To Be Hard' In Today's #EncoresArchives! Photo VIDEO: Idina Menzel Sings 'Easy To Be Hard' In Today's #EncoresArchives!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2020

New York City Center is presenting the #EncoresArchives series! The most recent video features Mark Evans performing the title song from I Married An Angel, from encores production in 2019. The video also features dancer Sara Mearns.

VIDEO: Idina Menzel Gives Two Young Girls a Life-Changing Opportunity Photo VIDEO: Idina Menzel Gives Two Young Girls a Life-Changing Opportunity
by Stage Tube - Dec 23, 2019

Idina Menzel tells Kelly about her camp and foundation A Broaderway, a 10-day experience in the Berkshires every summer that provides guidance and collaboration for young girls as they develop and perform their art. Idina surprises two teen campers, Vanessa and Briana, with an amazing opportunity - to perform with her at Carnegie Hall!

VIDEO: Idina Menzel Stops By ELLEN To Talk UNCUT GEMS, Her Hollywood Walk Of Fame, St Photo VIDEO: Idina Menzel Stops By ELLEN To Talk UNCUT GEMS, Her Hollywood Walk Of Fame, Star And More
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 23, 2019

Idina Menzel has been making the rounds quite a bit lately and stopped by Ellen this week to talk her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and her role in the Adam Sandler drama Uncut Gems, including an anecdote about at Wicked-themed musical prank from Sandler himself!

VIDEO: Watch Idina Menzel Sing 'I'll Be Home for Christmas' from CHRISTMAS: A SEASON  Photo VIDEO: Watch Idina Menzel Sing 'I'll Be Home for Christmas' from CHRISTMAS: A SEASON OF LOVE
by Stage Tube - Dec 23, 2019

Idina Menzel has a lot to celebrate this holiday season, with the recent release of her latest holiday album and Frozen 2 freezing out the competition at the box office. With the release of a music video for 'I'll Be home for Christmas,' featuring her husband, Aaron Lohr, She writes: 'This has been one of the best years. Thanks for going on the ride with me. And now I'm happy to be home with the ones I love. Happy Holidays, everyone.' Watch the full video below!

A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS WITH IDINA MENZEL is Streaming Now on CBS Online Photo A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS WITH IDINA MENZEL is Streaming Now on CBS Online
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 23, 2019

If you missed Tony winner Idina Menzel hosting CBS's annual holiday special 'A Home for the Holidays' you're in luck! CBS is streaming the full special online - Watch it here!

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