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Desi Oakley and Jay Armstrong Johnson to Lead Reading of 'TIL DEATH DO US PART Photo Desi Oakley and Jay Armstrong Johnson to Lead Reading of 'TIL DEATH DO US PART
by Julie Musbach - Jul 19, 2019

Winner of the SDSU New Musicals Initiative, 'TIL DEATH DO US PART tells the story of Gracie Jean, a spitfire from hardscrabble Tennessee, who is called to preach God's grace, and Matthew, heir apparent to small town Evangelical royalty, who struggles to rebel against his father while maintaining the privilege of his birth. When they meet, it's love at first sight. But what happens when a fairytale marriage becomes a battle of the sexes?

BWW Review: Andréa Burns Says Buona Sera To The York's CARMELINA Photo BWW Review: Andréa Burns Says Buona Sera To The York's CARMELINA
by Michael Dale - Feb 1, 2019

With a proliferation of pimps, drug dealers and muggers saturating Times Square, business on Broadway was struggling during much of the 1970s, with theatres frequently left empty for long stretches and shows that didn't receive enthusiastic praise from the critics usually shutting down quickly.

The York Theatre Company Presents a Return Off-Broadway Engagement of ENTER LAUGHING Photo The York Theatre Company Presents a Return Off-Broadway Engagement of ENTER LAUGHING
by Stephi Wild - Jan 30, 2019

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, will present a return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical, Enter Laughing: The Musical with book by Joseph Stein, music and lyrics by Stan Daniels, based on the play Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein from the novel by Carl Reiner, produced in association with Riki Kane Larimer and Alene Daniels. Enter Laughing: The Musical returns to kick off The York's year-long 50th Anniversary Celebration at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue).

Photo Coverage: CARMELINA Celebrates Opening Night at The York Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: CARMELINA Celebrates Opening Night at The York Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 28, 2019

Opening the 2019 winter series is Carmelina, with music by Burton Lane, lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, additional lyrics by Barry Harman, and book by Joseph Stein and Alan Jay Lerner. Performances began Saturday afternoon, January 26, 2019 and continue for 11 performances only through February 3, 2019. The show officially opened last night and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos below!

Photo Flash: First Look at CARMELINA at York Theatre Company Photo Photo Flash: First Look at CARMELINA at York Theatre Company
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2019

Celebrating the centennial of Alan Jay Lerner! The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, enters the new year with the 25th Anniversary of its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of the legendary librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner,

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of CARMELINA Photo Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of CARMELINA
by Julie Musbach - Jan 24, 2019

Celebrating the centennial of Alan Jay Lerner! The York Theatre Company enters the new year with the 25th Anniversary of its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of the legendary librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner,

Andréa Burns to Lead the York's CARMELINA; Full Cast Photo Andréa Burns to Lead the York's CARMELINA; Full Cast
by Julie Musbach - Jan 17, 2019

Celebrating the centennial of Alan Jay Lerner! The York Theatre Company enters the new year with the 25th Anniversary of its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of the legendary librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, whose hundredth birthday was August 31, 2018. The series honors one of the creators behind such classics as Brigadoon, Camelot, Love Life, and My Fair Lady.

BWW Review: OKLAHOMA at OGUNQUIT PLAYHOUSE Photo BWW Review: OKLAHOMA at OGUNQUIT PLAYHOUSE
by Dan Marois - Jun 18, 2018

As the Ogunquit Playhouse celebrates its 86th year of entertaining audiences here in Maine, the second show of the season is the gem of a Broadway musical, Oklahoma, celebrating its 75th anniversary year.

Ogunquit Playhouse to Present OKLAHOMA! Photo Ogunquit Playhouse to Present OKLAHOMA!
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 30, 2018

Rodgers and Hammerstein's great American classic Oklahoma! bursts onto the Ogunquit Playhouse stage June 13 to July 7. The Playhouse is thrilled to create an exciting new production of this beloved classic as part of its 75th Anniversary since first opening on Broadway. This groundbreaking musical was Rodgers and Hammerstein's first collaboration, and in many ways their most innovative, having set standards for musical theatre that are still being followed today. The lively musical features the timeless classics, 'Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin',' 'The Surrey with the Fringe On Top,' 'I Cain't Say No,' 'People Will Say We're in Love' and of course the triumphant 'Oklahoma!'

VIDEO: Check Out 360 Degrees of Andy Mientus in DCPA's THE WHO'S TOMMY Photo VIDEO: Check Out 360 Degrees of Andy Mientus in DCPA's THE WHO'S TOMMY
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2018

The DCPA Theatre Company presents 'The Who's Tommy' from April 20 through May 27 in The Stage Theatre. Below check out Broadway's Andy Mientus and company in all 360 degrees with this interactive video!

VIDEO: He's a Pinball Wizard! Andy Mientus Dishes on Taking on the Title Role in TOMM Photo VIDEO: He's a Pinball Wizard! Andy Mientus Dishes on Taking on the Title Role in TOMMY
by Stage Tube - May 10, 2018

The DCPA Theatre Company presents 'The Who's Tommy' from April 20 through May 27 in The Stage Theatre. Get your first glimpse at the show here, starring Broadway's Andy Mientus in the title role! For more, go to denvercenter.org.

Photo Flash: DCPA Mounts Electric THE WHO'S TOMMY Photo Photo Flash: DCPA Mounts Electric THE WHO'S TOMMY
by Julie Musbach - May 8, 2018

The DCPA Theatre Company presents 'The Who's Tommy' from April 20 through May 27 in The Stage Theatre. Check out new photos of the company below!

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes with Denver Center's THE WHO'S TOMMY Starring Andy Mientu Photo VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes with Denver Center's THE WHO'S TOMMY Starring Andy Mientus
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2018

The DCPA Theatre Company presents 'The Who's Tommy' from April 20 through May 27 in The Stage Theatre. Go behind the scenes with the cast and creative including star Andy Mientus below! 

VIDEO: First Look at Andy Mientus in The Who's TOMMY at The Denver Center Photo VIDEO: First Look at Andy Mientus in The Who's TOMMY at The Denver Center
by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2018

The DCPA Theatre Company presents 'The Who's Tommy' from April 20 through May 27 in The Stage Theatre. Get your first glimpse at the show here, starring Broadway's Andy Mientus in the title role! For more, go to denvercenter.org.

Exclusive: Get A First Look At Andy Mientus In THE WHO'S TOMMY at the Denver Center Photo Exclusive: Get A First Look At Andy Mientus In THE WHO'S TOMMY at the Denver Center
by Alan Henry - Apr 25, 2018

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at The Denver Center for the Performing Arts' star-studded production of The Who's Tommy, directed by Sam Buntrock.

Get a First Look at the Reimagined THE WHO'S TOMMY in Denver, Starring Andy Mientus Photo Get a First Look at the Reimagined THE WHO'S TOMMY in Denver, Starring Andy Mientus
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2018

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts presents the Theater Company's Broadway star-studded production of The Who's Tommy. Andy Mientus, who leads the cast, shared a first look photo to his Twitter. Check it out below!

VIDEO: Andy Mientus of The Denver Center's TOMMY Sings for Denver Actors Fund Photo VIDEO: Andy Mientus of The Denver Center's TOMMY Sings for Denver Actors Fund
by Stage Tube - Mar 28, 2018

Broadway star Andy Mientus, who will play Tommy in the DCPA Theatre Company's upcoming stage production of 'The Who's Tommy,' based on the seminal concept album, performed songs from the musical on March 26, 2018, at the Alamo Drafthouse Denver, with proceeds benefiting The Denver Actors Fund. Mientus sang 'Sensation.' Guitar by Dave Devine. The live entertainment preceded a screening of Ken Russell's cult-classic film adaptation on the 43rd anniversary of its London release. The evening's host was Steven J. Burge, currently a featured performer in the Denver Center's First Date. Video provided by Avery Anderson and edited by John Moore.

VIDEO: Lulu Fall of The Denver Center's TOMMY Sings for Denver Actors Fund Photo VIDEO: Lulu Fall of The Denver Center's TOMMY Sings for Denver Actors Fund
by Stage Tube - Mar 28, 2018

Broadway star Lulu Fall, who will play The Acid Queen in the DCPA Theatre Company's upcoming stage production of 'The Who's Tommy,' based on the seminal concept album, performed songs from the musical on March 26, 2018, at the Alamo Drafthouse Denver, with proceeds benefiting The Denver Actors Fund. Guitar by Dave Devine. Video provided by Avery Anderson and edited by John Moore.

Andy Mientus to Lead THE WHO'S TOMMY in Denver Photo Andy Mientus to Lead THE WHO'S TOMMY in Denver
by Julie Musbach - Mar 13, 2018

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) is proud to announce full casting and creative team for the Theater Company's Broadway star-studded production of The Who's Tommy,directed by Sam Buntrock (DCPA's Frankenstein, Broadway's 2008 revival of Sunday In The Park With George).

BWW Review: GUYS AND DOLLS at The Wick Theatre
by Roger Martin - Apr 7, 2017

There's a lovely presentation of a beloved old musical at Boca Raton's Wick Theatre

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