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No Strings is a musical drama with a book by Samuel A. Taylor and words and music by Richard Rodgers, his only Broadway score for which he wrote both lyrics and music, and the first musical he composed after the death of his long-time collaborator Oscar Hammerstein II. The musical opened on Broadway in 1962 and ran for 580 performances. It received the nomination for Tony Award, Best Musical.


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by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2021
Jake Bazel, renowned puppeteer from Sesame Street (HBO/PBS) and a writer on Disney's Winnie the Pooh: The New Stage Adaptation (Disney Theatrical), has launched a NEW interactive musical, Duncan the Skunk and the Big Costume Trunk, exclusively on Hellosaurus!  Hellosaurus, named 'Mister Rogers for the iPhone Generation,' is a mobile learning app for kids featuring interactive stories guided by experts where kids can be the co-star for a truly immersive experience.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
The Rising Star competition gives emerging performers with local ties the opportunity to vie for a no-strings-attached award of $5,000. Audience members (both in-person and virtual) will enjoy performances by nine finalists, then vote for their favorite.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 20, 2021
ALESSANDRA CORONA PERFORMING WORKS returns to the stage for a live performance Thursday November 4.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2021
The Fulton Theatre embarks on the largest production in its history, with Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella. Over 250 custom and handcrafted costumes, commissioned and created in collaboration with Maine State Music Theatre, will sparkle underneath the stage lights and invite audiences into the magical world of LIVE theatre.
by Fiona Scott - Nov 26, 2021
Glen Ballard, co-writer and producer of Jagged Little Pill, has a couple of exciting projects up his sleeve at the moment! In the first episode of the new season of the Eleven podcast hosted by William Connolly, he shares adapting The Rose for the stage and he also discusses the live-action remake of Pinocchio. Check out some snippets of the conversation below.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2021
Daddy Long Legs opens on Friday, November 19 at the Black Box Theatre. “Daddy Long Legs”, music and lyrics by Paul Gordon, book by John Caird, based on the novel by Jean Webster and directed by Nikka Ziemer is a charming and thoughtful story of a young woman of eighteen named Jerusha Abbott played by Cristina Zermeno, who lives in an orphanage.
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 12, 2021
We have restaurants that are serving Thanksgiving dinner to make your holiday memorable.
by Stephi Wild - May 29, 2021
Live performances will return to the Black Box Theatre with No Strings Theatre Company's production of Every Brilliant Thing. The one-woman show will mark the official opening of NSTC's 2020-2021 indoor season! There are only 33 seats per performance so reserve early.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022
The Pleasance Theatre Trust have been awarded £156,900 out of the £1.275 million distributed from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society’s Fringe 2022 Resilience Fund, developed with support from the Scottish Government’s Platforms for Creative Excellence (PLACE) programme. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022
The Green Room 42 will present a special concert reading of the new musical, Fountain of You, on Monday May 23 at 9:30 PM. Fountain of You features book and lyrics by Tasha Gordon-Solmon and music by Faye Chiao, and stars Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls, Bring it On The Musical) and Maya Days (Rent, Aida).
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2021
Casting is complete and rehearsals begin this week for the Los Angeles premiere of a radical, incendiary and subversively funny Obie award-winning play by MacArthur Foundation “Genius Grant” recipient Branden Jacobs-Jenkins.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 1, 2022
Today, songwriter Pete Muller has shared a new video for his song “The Other Side,” the latest single from his upcoming record Spaces. “‘The Other Side’ is a highlight of our live set, and we usually get a lot of people singing along with us on the chorus,” writes Muller. “The song is about doing everything you can to get a grumpy partner back to a better frame of mind, and the benefits that might ensue to both of you from doing that. ‘Something good is waiting on the other side!’”
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022
The Muny announced today that Sarah Bowden, J. Harrison Ghee, Emily Skinner, James T. Lane, Adam Heller and Ali Ewoldt will return to star in the acclaimed 2021 production of Chicago, June 13 -19, 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022
The New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich will be partnering with Norwich Theatre, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds and John Stalker Productions for the tour, which will mark the first professional UK production of any version of Mark Crawford’s play as well as the first co-production between the three East Anglian based theatres.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022
You're invited to the 25th annual Celebration of the Arts! The Celebration, the Howard County Arts Council's primary fundraising event and an annual opportunity to recognize the wealth of artistic talent in our community, will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2022, from 6-10 p.m., at the Peter and Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center at Howard Community College in Columbia.   
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2022
The Guthrie Theater today announced 10 ambitious, full-scale productions to commemorate the theater’s 60-year legacy: Qui Nguyen’s love-and-war comedy Vietgone; the world premiere of Pulitzer Prize winner Suzan-Lori Parks’ Sally & Tom, produced in collaboration with The Public Theater and more. See the full schedule and find out how to get tickets.
by Jared F - Mar 21, 2022
The Bachelor Live on Stage is based off the hit ABC reality show The Bachelor. This is the second time the show is touring and this time, men from recent seasons of the The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise will be the on stage bachelors. There are different bachelors in different cities.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 1, 2022
Hennepin Theatre Trust announced that Rick Leach from ABC's “The Bachelorette” (season 18) will join The Bachelor Live On Stage which is coming to the historic State Theatre (805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021
Composer-lyricist Chris Rayis has compiled his best theatre work on Transcriber of Dreams, releasing June 14th on Spotify, Apple Music, and other streaming and digital services.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021
Ars Nova has announced The CAMP Bonfire Series, a four night festival of eight new comedy works. Running online June 28–July 1 on Ars Nova Supra, The CAMP Bonfire Series is the culmination of six months of peer support and artistic feedback facilitated by Mahayla Laurence and Matt Gehring who direct CAMP, Ars Nova’s new development program for early career comedy artists.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2022
The Muny announced today its full cast, design and production teams for the theatre's production of Chicago, June 13-19. The cast features Sarah Bowden (Roxie Hart), J. Harrison Ghee (Velma Kelly), Adam Heller (Amos Hart), Emily Skinner (Matron 'Mama' Morton), James T. Lane (Billy Flynn) and Ali Ewoldt (Mary Sunshine). Find out the rest of the cast, and more information on the production!
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 28, 2021
Con motivo del aniversario del compositor americano, que es uno de los únicos EGOT, queremos hacer un repaso de sus obras más conocidas.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 24, 2022
Tuesday June 28th, 2022, marks the 120th Anniversary of the birth of legendary Broadway composer Richard Rodgers, Rob Morrison's Musical Theatre Melodies will commemorate the occasion with the broadcast and streaming premiere of the Museum of the City of New York's A CELEBRATION OF RICHARD RODGERS, recorded live at The Imperial Theatre, New York City, on March 26th, 1972.
by Marina Kennedy - Jun 16, 2021
During July and August of this summer, from 9PM until close available Sunday through Thursday of each week, any member of the Coalition of Broadway Unions and Guilds can eat au gratis (not including beverages or gratuity), at their bistro Marseille or Italian-inspired Nizza - both located at 630 Ninth Avenue.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 15, 2022
5, 6, 7, 8- it's a Broadway audition and you can't be late! The New London Barn Playhouse invites you to grab your dance shoes and listen to the stories of seventeen aspiring dancers in A Chorus Line, running June 15th-June 26th at 7:30PM with Wednesday matinee performances at 2:00PM and Sunday performances at 5:00PM.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2021
No Strings Attached Theatre of Disability invites you to a joyous celebration of song and music, featuring Aimee Crathern and Lucy Lopez Rivera accompanied by local legends Tim Seeley on bass and Bruce Walker on guitar.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2021
After what will be a 23-month intermission, The Muny's 103rd season will open with the Muny premiere of Smokey Joe's Cafe, followed by The Sound of Music, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, On Your Feet! and Chicago.
by - Jul 7, 2021
No Strings Theatre’s signature teen intensive! Directed by the composer and Dora Mavor Moore award-winning storyteller, Richardo Keens-Douglas, this 1 week virtual program will feature a ' Greek- chorus' style story-telling/music theatre performance of a Caribbean folk tale  along with classes in acting, singing, dancing, and culminating in a virtual presentation.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2021
The Howard County Arts Council will honor the local arts community's brightest stars this fall at the Celebration of the Arts in Howard County! The Arts Council's 24th annual fundraising event will take place on Saturday, October 2 from 7–9pm, at the Jim Rouse Theatre for Performing Arts in Columbia. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2021
Shortlisted for the Evening Standard Future of Theatre Award 2021, multi-award-winning writer and performer Katie Arnstein’s It’s A Girl! trilogy has delighted audiences across the country with her relatable and empowering writing and original songs. Now she brings parts two and three of the trilogy back to venues including Pleasance Islington, The Lowry and Nottingham Playhouse.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2021
Tickets are now available for the 24th annual Celebration of the Arts in Howard County! This year's event, marking the Howard County Arts Council's 40th year (1981-2021), will be held on Saturday, October 2, 2021 from 7:00-9:00pm at the Jim Rouse Theatre for Performing Arts in Columbia. 
by Dan Marois - Jul 21, 2021
The Ogunquit Playhouse rolls out the second show of its 2021 season with a performance of Jimmy Buffet's Escape to Margaritaville, a jukebox musical with music and lyrics by (no surprise) Jimmy Buffet and book by Greg Garcia and Mike O'Malley.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 3, 2022
The Dance Eclectic is bringing an original show to the Black Box Theatre, January 7 and 8.
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 22, 2022
The Bachelor Live On Stage has announced that Bachelorette season 17 runner-up Justin Blaze is heading to the Boch Center Wang Theatre on March 30, 2022.
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 22, 2022
Andrew Spencer from Season 17 of The Bachelorette will join the Bachelor Live on Stage in St. Louis at the Fabulous Fox Theatre.
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 21, 2022
Due to casting difficulties, No Strings Theatre Company will substitute the one woman play, 'The Gun Show,' for its next originally scheduled NSTC production of  'Mother Courage and Her Children.'
by Michael Dale - Feb 20, 2022
Notes on Company, The 2022 FRIGID Festival and A Class Act.
by Michael Major - Feb 18, 2022
Today, songwriter Pete Muller has announced his upcoming record Spaces, to be released on Two Truths Records & Santa Barbara Records. They have also shared a new video for the single “Tin Palace” which is currently streaming. Watch the new music video now! Plus, pre-save the upcoming album!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022
Today, Creatives Rebuild New York (CRNY) launched two funding opportunities aimed at providing transformational support for individual artists across New York State. The $125 million initiative provides either guaranteed income or employment opportunities to artists.
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 20, 2021
Broadwayworld had the pleasure of interviewing Chef Brooke Apfelbaum about her career and NSA Noodle Bar for our 'Chef Spotlight.'
by Jeffrey Kare - Dec 2, 2021
Tonight, NBC will air its sixth live musical production. Following in the footsteps of The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, The Wiz, Hairspray, and Jesus Christ Superstar, the peacock network will be presenting Annie. Based on Harold Gray's comic strip titled Little Orphan Annie, this musical tells the story of a little orphan with equal measures of pluck and positivity who charms everyone's hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in New York City in the year 1933.
by BWW Awards - Dec 13, 2021
Voting is now open for the 2021 first ever, by popular demand, BroadwayWorld Off/Off-Off Broadway Awards - celebrating theatre all across NYC!
by Roy Berko - Aug 24, 2021
Clyde Simon, the artistic director and one-man-band who founded convergence-continuum, CLE's Tremont-housed theatre, has an affinity for choosing challenging shows. Scripts that no other local performance venue will stage.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2022
The Keegan Theatre has announced the 2022 Boiler Room Series (BRS), a series of presentations and events that take audiences into the world where new plays get made.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2021
Comedy Works has announced that Carlos Mencia will perform at Comedy Works South at the Landmark.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2021
King's Head Theatre today announced the world premiere of No Strings Attached by Charles Entsie. Originally programmed for summer 2020, this electrifying two-hander was the winner of the King's Head Theatre's Adrian Pagan Award for new writing, and will mark a return to live performances for the London venue after more than a year.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2022
Oops, we did it again! The best of the 2000s are back and larger than life at Replay Lincoln Park's latest experience, ReplaY2K. The city's favorite pop-up bar, located at 2833 N. Sheffield, will open its latest pop up to the public today, Friday, April 22 and run through May 31. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2021
ALESSANDRA CORONA PERFORMING WORKS will return to the stage for a live performance May 6, 7:30 PM, with two premieres: Corona's 'Labyrinth,' and 'Breaking Through the Generational Curse' by guest choreographer Maiya Redding.   In addition to the live performance at the Theatre at St. Jean, the event will be live-streamed.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022
Musical Theatre of Anthem has announced their 2022-2023 Fantastic 15th Season, bringing to the stage some new performances sure to delight patrons of all ages.  MTA will produce 7 shows offering tremendous opportunities for performers of all ages.

No Strings Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of No Strings have their been?
No Strings has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1962, Broadway which opened in 1962, West End which opened in 1963, Off-Broadway which opened in 2003 and Los Angeles which opened in 2007.

What Tony Awards has No Strings been nominated for?
Best Musical , Best Choreography for Joe Layton , Best Conductor and Musical Director for Peter Matz, Best Costume Design for Donald Brooks, Best Direction of a Musical for Joe LaytonBest Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Richard Rodgers and Best Scenic Design for David Hays.

What Tony Awards has No Strings won?
Best Choreography for Joe Layton and Best Conductor and Musical Director for Peter Matz Best Costume Design for Donald Brooks Best Direction of a Musical for Joe Layton Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Richard Rodgers Best Scenic Design for David Hays.

What productions of No Strings have their been?
No Strings has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1962, Broadway which opened in 1962, West End which opened in 1963, Off-Broadway which opened in 2003 and Los Angeles which opened in 2007.

What songs are in No Strings and what's the order?
The Sweetest Sounds
How Sad
Loads of Love
The Man Who Has Everything
Be My Host
La La La
You Don't Tell Me
Love Makes the World Go
Nobody Told Me
Look No Further
An Orthodox Fool
Eager Beaver
No Strings
Yankee, Go Home

What is the order of songs in No Strings and what's the order?
The Sweetest Sounds
How Sad
Loads of Love
The Man Who Has Everything
Be My Host
La La La
You Don't Tell Me
Love Makes the World Go
Nobody Told Me
Look No Further
An Orthodox Fool
Eager Beaver
No Strings
Yankee, Go Home