Blessed Be The Fruit! THE HANDMAID'S MUSICAL: A DYSTOPIAN TALE Comes to Green Room 42Blessed Be The Fruit! THE HANDMAID'S MUSICAL: A DYSTOPIAN TALE Comes to Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2019

Praised be New York! Join all your favorite citizens of Gilead for A Handmaid's Musical: A Dystopian Tale! This hilarious parody based on the Margaret Atwood novel and hit Hulu series comes from writer Samantha Stevens, director Sara Dobrinich, and musical director Tegan Miller. Check in with Offred, Ofglen, Ofwarren, and the rest of the handmaids as 'May Day' wages war against the patriarchal powers that be. Featuring re-imagined hits from the stage, screen, radio, and beyond, this uproarious comedy pokes at our nation's reality, and reinforces the fact that 'females are strong as hell'. (more...)

BWW Review: DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID by Variety TheatreBWW Review: DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID by Variety Theatre
by Amy Scheers - Oct 24, 2018

Variety Theatre presented their production of Disney's The Little Mermaid at the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts from October 18th thru 21st. This performance celebrated the 10th Anniversary of Variety Theatre, the country's only production of its kind that features Variety children with disabilities, along with St. Louis' most talented children, as well as Adult Actors' Equity Association performers. (more...)

Photo Flash: Northern Stage presents THE LITTLE MERMAIDPhoto Flash: Northern Stage presents THE LITTLE MERMAID
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

The Little Mermaid by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Glenn Slater, and Doug Wright, based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney film, runs live on stage at the Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT, November 15 - January 7. (more...)

Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID to Make a Splash as Largest Show in Northern Stage's HistoryDisney's THE LITTLE MERMAID to Make a Splash as Largest Show in Northern Stage's History
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2017

The Little Mermaid by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Glenn Slater, and Doug Wright, based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney film, runs live on stage at the Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT, November 15 - January 7. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

'Literature cannot be the business of a woman's life.' Or can it? (more...)

Photo Flash: Robert Cuccioli, Sheldon Harnick and More Celebrate York's ROTHSCHILD & SONS Cast Recording
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Robert Cuccioli and Glory Crampton reunited at a special gathering for the official release of the new cast recording of the York Theatre Company production of Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, and Sherman Yellen's musical Rothschild & Sons last night, July 25, at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). The event featured appearances by cast members Mr. Cuccioli and Ms. Crampton, along with Sheldon Harnick, Sherman Yellen, Jeffrey B. Moss, and James Morgan, York's Producing Artistic Director. BroadwayWorld has photos from the celebration below! (more...)

Robert Cuccioli & More Set for York Theatre Company's ROTHSCHILD & SONS Cast Album Release Party
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2016

Robert Cuccioli and Glory Crampton will reunite at a special gathering for the official release of the new cast recording of the York Theatre Company production of Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, and Sherman Yellen's musical Rothschild & Sons on Monday, July 25 at 6:00pm at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). (more...)

BWW Review: Short North Stage's THE FULL MONTY Delivers the Goods
by Paul Batterson - Apr 2, 2016

THE FULL MONTY: THE MUSICAL has some pretty unlikely ingredients for musical comedy: divorce, unemployment, degradation, custody battles, suicide, alienation and Buffalo, New York in the economically depressed 2000. Yet somehow, Short North Stage director Edward Carignan makes all those ingredients work while bringing Terrence McNally's script and David Yazbeck's lyrics to life. (more...)

York Theatre Company's ROTHSCHILD & SONS to Close This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

ROTHSCHILD & SONS, the intimate one-act reimagining of the Tony-nominated musical The Rothschilds, with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Sherman Yellen, will conclude its limited engagement Sunday afternoon, November 8, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). (more...)

Photo Coverage: York Theatre Company Celebrates Opening Night of ROTHCHILD & SONS
by Linda Lenzi - Oct 19, 2015

TheYork Theatre Company, in association withArnold Mittelmanand the National Jewish Theater Foundation, presents the premiere production of Rothschild & Sons, an intimate one-act reimagining of the nine-time Tony-nominated musical The Rothschilds (inspired byFrederic Morton's book of the same title). (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at York's ROTHSCHILD & SONS with Robert Cuccioli
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

TheYork Theatre Company, in association withArnold Mittelmanand theNational Jewish Theater Foundation, presentsthe premiere production ofRothschild & Sons,an intimate one-act reimagining of the nine-time Tony-nominated musicalThe Rothschilds(inspired by Frederic Morton's book of the same title). (more...)

York's ROTHSCHILD & SONS to Receive Cast Recording
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2015

The Off-Broadway cast recording of the new Bock and Harnick musical, Rothschild & Sons, an intimate reimagining of the Tony nominated musical The Rothschilds, will be recorded and released by JAY Records. Produced by John Yap, the recording will feature the original cast of The York Theatre Company production who will gather at The Avatar Studios on Monday, October 26, 2015 to lay down the tracks for the recording scheduled for release on JAY Records in early January. Executive Producers are John Yap and Arnold Mittelman. (more...)

York Theatre Company's ROTHSCHILD & SONS Begins Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2015

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and preserving musical gems from the past, in association with Arnold Mittelman and the National Jewish Theater Foundation, presents the world premiere production of Rothschild & Sons, an intimate one-act reimagining of the Tony nominated musical The Rothschilds, with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Sherman Yellen. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Rehearsal with the Company of ROTHCHILD & SONS
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 1, 2015

Below, meet the cast from the world premiere production of ROTHSCHILD & SONS, an intimate one-act reimagining of the Tony nominated musical THE ROTHSCHILDS, with music byJerry Bock, lyrics bySheldon Harnick, and book bySherman Yellenpresented byYork Theatre Company, in association withArnold Mittelmanand the National Jewish Theater Foundation! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of York Theatre's World Premiere of ROTHSHILD & SONS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2015

Below, meet the cast from the world premiere production of ROTHSCHILD & SONS, an intimate one-act reimagining of the Tony nominated musical THE ROTHSCHILDS,with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Sherman Yellen presented by York Theatre Company, in association with Arnold Mittelman and the National Jewish Theater Foundation! (more...)

Full Cast Set for York Theatre Company's ROTHSCHILD & SONS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and preserving musical gems from the past, in association with Arnold Mittelman and the National Jewish Theater Foundation, has announced the complete cast for the world premiere production of Rothschild & Sons, an intimate one-act reimagining of the Tony nominated musical The Rothschilds, with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Sherman Yellen. (more...)

SOMETHING NEW Podcast Will Host Cabaret Round Table at The Duplex
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

In anticipation of his own upcoming solo concert debut, award-winning musical theatre writer Joel B. New sat down with three respected artists in the cabaret world to ask them about the impetus for getting into cabaret, what they've learned, and what inspires them. (more...)

Tony Nominee Marc Kudisch to Lead Amas' Readings of ROTHSCHILD & SONS Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

Amas Musical Theatre and The Amas Musical Theatre Lab in association withThe National Jewish Theater Foundation ( will present staged readings for the New York premiere of Rothschild & Sons, a new musical based on The Rothschilds, with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick and book by Sherman Yellen. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at STAGES St. Louis' Celebration of FIDDLER'S 50th!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2014

(ST. LOUIS) - STAGES St. Louis is pleased to announce the opening of the timeless Tony Award winning musical Fiddler on the Roof. The treasured tale of family and tradition plays at the Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood through October 5th. Due to an unprecedented advance in sales, STAGES has added a performance to the original schedule on Sunday, September 28 at 7:30 pm. Check out a first look at the opening night celebration below! (more...)

STAGES St. Louis Adds 9/28 Performance of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

STAGES St. Louis has announced the opening of the timeless Tony Award winning musical Fiddler on the Roof. The treasured tale of family and tradition will play at the Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood, September 5th through October 5th . Due to an unprecedented advance in sales, STAGES has added a performance to the original schedule on Sunday, September 28 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

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