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Bio:
Anthony Van Laast trained at the London School of Contemporary Dance, later joining the Company as both performer and choreographer. Theatre: Includes Bombay Dreams (London and Broadway – Tony award nomination); Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (worldwide - Laurence Olivier award ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Anthony Van Laast trained at the London School of Contemporary Dance, later joining the Company as both performer and choreographer. Theatre: Includes Bombay Dreams (London and Broadway – Tony award nomination); Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (worldwide - Laurence Olivier award ... (read complete bio)
STAGE TUBE: SISTER ACT Sings 'Take Me to Heaven' on GMA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 12, 2011

Produced by Whoopi Goldberg and Stage Entertainment, SISTER ACT began preview performances March 24 and will open on Wednesday, April 20, 2011. Watch the cast perform 'Take me to Heaven' on Good Morning America below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Men of SISTER ACT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 11, 2011

Produced by Whoopi Goldberg and Stage Entertainment, SISTER ACT began preview performances March 24 and will open on Wednesday, April 20, 2011. SISTER ACT features an original score with music by multi-Academy, Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winning composer Alan Menken (Little Shop of Horrors, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid and Enchanted), lyrics by Tony Award-nominee Glenn Slater (The Little Mermaid), a book by multi-Emmy Award winners Cheri and Bill Steinkellner ('Cheers'), and additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane (Xanadu, The Little Dog Laughed). Directed on Broadway by four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks (Guys and Dolls, A Funny Thing...Forum, Smokey Joe's Café), the production features choreography by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Anthony Van Laast (Mamma Mia, Bombay Dreams) and is based on the Touchstone Pictures motion picture Sister Act written by Joseph Howard. Meet the male half of the cast in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Patina Miller, Victoria Clark, Whoopi Goldberg Talk SISTER ACT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 4, 2011

Produced by Whoopi Goldberg and Stage Entertainment, SISTER ACT began preview performances March 24 and will open on Wednesday, April 20, 2011. SISTER ACT features an original score with music by multi-Academy, Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winning composer Alan Menken (Little Shop of Horrors, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid and Enchanted), lyrics by Tony Award-nominee Glenn Slater (The Little Mermaid), a book by multi-Emmy Award winners Cheri and Bill Steinkellner ('Cheers'), and additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane (Xanadu, The Little Dog Laughed). Directed on Broadway by four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks (Guys and Dolls, A Funny Thing...Forum, Smokey Joe's Café), the production features choreography by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Anthony Van Laast (Mamma Mia, Bombay Dreams) and is based on the Touchstone Pictures motion picture Sister Act written by Joseph Howard. Hear from two of the show's stars, Patina MIller and Victoria Clark, as well as producr Whoopi Goldberg in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Sisters of SISTER ACT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 31, 2011

Produced by Whoopi Goldberg and Stage Entertainment, SISTER ACT began preview performances March 24 and will open on Wednesday, April 20, 2011. SISTER ACT features an original score with music by multi-Academy, Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winning composer Alan Menken (Little Shop of Horrors, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid and Enchanted), lyrics by Tony Award-nominee Glenn Slater (The Little Mermaid), a book by multi-Emmy Award winners Cheri and Bill Steinkellner ('Cheers'), and additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane (Xanadu, The Little Dog Laughed). Directed on Broadway by four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks (Guys and Dolls, A Funny Thing...Forum, Smokey Joe's Café), the production features choreography by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Anthony Van Laast (Mamma Mia, Bombay Dreams) and is based on the Touchstone Pictures motion picture Sister Act written by Joseph Howard. Become acquainted with the all-star cast with the video below!

STAGE TUBE: SISTER ACT Cast on Menken's Music
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2011

SISTER ACT will begin preview performances at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway) on March 24, 2011 and will open on Wednesday, April 20, 2011.In the following video, the cast chats exclusivly about Alan Menken's music in the new show!

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Meets the SISTER ACT Company!
by Broadway Beat - Mar 6, 2011

Olivier Award nominee Patina Miller and the cast of the new Broadway musical SISTER ACT introduced the new musical to the press today, March 2. Broadway Beat was on hand for the event and introduces you to the company below!

BWW TV: SISTER ACT Meets the Press - Full Performance Preview!
by Jessica Lewis - Mar 2, 2011

Olivier Award nominee Patina Miller and the cast of the new Broadway musical SISTER ACT introduced the new musical to the press today, March 2. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the event and brings you a first performance preview below!

STAGE TUBE: SISTER ACT's 'Deloris' Takes on 'Mother Superior'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 2, 2011

Producers Whoopi Goldberg and Stage Entertainment are presenting SISTER ACT on Broadway, with previews beginning March 24 at the Broadway Theatre. Opening night is April 20. Click below for a show introduction by stars Patina Miller and Victoria Clark.

STAGE TUBE: Marla Mindelle Goes Behind the Scenes of SISTER ACT on THE VIEW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 16, 2011

Olivier Award nominee Patina Miller and the cast of the new Broadway musical SISTER ACT were featured on ABC's 'The View' on February 9, 2011. In the following video, go behind the scenes of the performance with SISTER ACT's Marla Mindelle.

STAGE TUBE: Watch SISTER ACT on The View!
by Robert Diamond - Feb 9, 2011

Olivier Award nominee Patina Miller and the cast of the new Broadway musical SISTER ACT were featured on ABC's 'The View' this morning February 9, 2011. Miller, who is reprising her critically acclaimed performance as Deloris Van Cartier, which she originated in the West End production of SISTER ACT, led the company in a performance of 'Raise Your Voice.'

STAGE TUBE: SISTER ACT Team Talks Broadway!
by Robert Diamond - Jan 13, 2011

Producer Whoopi Goldberg, Director Jerry Zaks, and Composer Alan Menken sit down to talk about Sister Act: A Divine Musical Comedy.

STAGE TUBE: MAMMA MIA's Lisa Brescia Featured On LX NY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2010

Lisa Brescia, now starring as "Donna Sheridan" in Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus' global smash hit musical MAMMA MIA!, was featured on "LX New York" this week as she helped make television host Maria Sansone's dreams of a Broadway debut come true.

STAGE TUBE: Whoopi Goldberg Talks West End Debut in SISTER ACT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 12, 2010

Whoopi Goldberg joined the cast of the hit musical comedy SISTER ACT on Tuesday, August 10 in the role of Mother Superior. She will perform in the show through Tuesday August 31st, playing an exclusive 23 show run. No stranger to stages around the world, the role however marks Whoopi's West End debut. Whoopi follows the hugely popular Sheila Hancock, who created the role and has played Mother Superior since the show opened in May last year. She is joined on stage by the critically acclaimed Patina Miller in the lead role of Deloris Van Cartier (Whoopi's role in the original movie), recording artist Simon Webbe as Curtis Shank and Dad's Army star Ian Lavender as Monsignor. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a clip of Golberg herself weighing in on how it feels to make her West End debut in a show that hits especially close to home.

STAGE TUBE: MAMMA MIA! Opens In Perth, Aus
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2010

Following a return sold out smash hit engagement in Melbourne, where MAMMA MIA! made its premiere in 2001, the 10th Anniversary Australian tour opened in Perth this week, where it will play a strictly limited eight weeks before transferring to Brisbane.

STAGE TUBE: MAMMA MIA! Plays 300th Performance In Mexico
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 9, 2010

Mamma Mia! celebrated its 300th performance in Mexico at Centro Cultural Telmex 1. The production is performed entirely in Spanish.

BWW TV: 2010 Olivier Awards Highlights!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2010

Video highlights of the 2010 Olivier Awards!

STAGE TUBE: 2010 Olivier Awards Trailer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 10, 2010

The 2010 Olivier Awards will take place on 21 March 2010 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, with Spring Awakening, Enron, Jerusalem and A Little Night Music among the standouts of the season with the most nominations. The Laurence Olivier Awards were established in 1976 as The Society of West End Theatre Awards, and Lord Olivier agreed to have his name associated with them in 1984. The Awards are run by The Society of London Theatre but are adjudicated by panels that are equally made up of members of the theatregoing public and experts chosen for their knowledge and professional experience. For more information and updates, visit www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/olivier_awards.

BWW WEST END: SISTER ACT: The Musical Opens At The London Palladium
by Eddie Varley - Jun 4, 2009

SISTER ACT, the new musical comedy, opened on June 2nd at the London Palladium. Our West End video partners, Reelkandi.tv were there to cover all the opening night excitement - right here on BWW TV!

STAGE TUBE: Child Wakes From Coma Singing 'MAMMA MIA!'
by Eddie Varley - May 27, 2009

CNN reports the inspiration story of a plucky little three-year-old girl defied the odds when she woke up from a five-day coma singing 'Mamma Mia.'

BWW TV: MAMMA MIA! Star Sean Allan Krill 'FLIPS' Part 4
by Eddie Varley - Apr 18, 2009

BroadwayWorld gave the talented Mr. Krill a FLIP video camera and set him free backstage and beyond, he captured so much fun 'Spring Fling' footage we decided to make it a four part series, get set to watch as 'Father Flips Out' at the Winter Garden Theatre. We bring you episode 4, the 'Final Flip' from Sean Allan Krill, right here on BWW TV!

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