Messrs. Shubert Videos

STAGE TUBE: Haimes, Hughes, Yeston Talk DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAYSTAGE TUBE: Haimes, Hughes, Yeston Talk DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 2, 2011

Roundabout Theatre Company will present the world premiere of the new musical Death Takes a Holiday, with a book by Peter Stone & Thomas Meehan, music & lyrics by Maury Yeston, directed by Doug Hughes. Death Takes a Holiday is based on the dramatic play by Alberto Casella, rewritten for the American stage by Walter Ferris, and originally produced by Messrs. Shubert. Click below for an introduction to the piece from the creators themselves. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: All About Roundabout's DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAYSTAGE TUBE: All About Roundabout's DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 12, 2011

Roundabout Theatre Company's production of the new musical, Death Takes a Holiday will begin performances on Friday, June 10, 2011 and open officially on Thursday, July 21, 2011 at the Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). Death Takes a Holiday will play a limited engagement through September 4, 2011. This production marks the second time a new musical has been presented in this theatrical space, following the recent production of The Tin Pan Alley Rag. (more...)

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: DEATH TAKES A HOLDAY Cast Weighs in on the Best of Yeston!BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: DEATH TAKES A HOLDAY Cast Weighs in on the Best of Yeston!
by Jessica Lewis - Jun 23, 2011

Roundabout Theatre Company is presenting the world premiere of the new musical Death Takes a Holiday, directed by TonyŽ winner Doug Hughes (Doubt), adapted by TonyŽ-winning writers Peter Stone (1776) and Thomas Meehan (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray), and composed by TonyŽ winner Maury Yeston (Nine, Titanic). Death Takes a Holiday is based on the dramatic play by Alberto Casella, rewritten for the American stage by Walter Ferris, and originally produced by Messrs. Shubert. BroadwayWorld recently meet up with the cast and company to weigh in on their favorite Maury Yeston song in Death and in his greater body of work. See what the crew has to say below and in the accompanying video clip! BroadwayWorld recently meet up with the cast and company to weigh in on their favorite Maury Yeston song in Death and in his greater body of work. See what the crew has to say below and in the accompanying video clip! (more...)

BWW TV: Roundabout's DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY - Performance Highlights!BWW TV: Roundabout's DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY - Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 13, 2011

Roundabout Theatre Company will opened Death Takes a Holiday on Thursday, July 21, 2011 at the Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre. Death Takes a Holiday will play a limited engagement through September 4, 2011. Click below for performance highlights! (more...)

BWW TV: Celebrating with DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY on Opening Night!BWW TV: Celebrating with DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY on Opening Night!
by Broadway Beat - Jul 24, 2011

Roundabout Theatre Company opened Death Takes a Holiday last night, July 21, 2011 at the Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre. As reported yesterday, leading man Julian Ovenden was unable take part in the opening because of a case of laryngitis. His understdy, Kevin Earley, stepped in to play the role of Prince Sirki/Death. He will remain in the show until Ovenden returns, which is expected to be sometime next week. Broadway Beat was on hand for the opening night and brings you interviews with the cast below! (more...)