Opened: October 23, 1980
Closing: January 11, 1981

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Revue of ragtime and tin pan alley songs written prior to World War I.

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Full Cast and Creative Team Set For HARMONY on Broadway, Plus Watch a Behind the Scenes Video! by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2023

The full cast and creative team has been announced for Harmony on Broadway! Find out who's starring in the new musical, and check out an all new behind the scenes video of the cast!

What Are The Smallest Parts to Win Tony Awards? by Jennifer Ashley Tepper - Jun 10, 2023

While the large majority of those who have won Tony Awards for performances on Broadway have put in significant stage time in their roles, there are a few notable exceptions. Who are the artists who impressed Tony voters so much that they won their trophies, even with relatively minimal stage time?

Contra Costa Civic Theatre Executive Artistic Director Marilyn Langbehn To Step Down In December 2023 by A.A. Cristi - May 30, 2023

Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT)'s Board of Directors announced that Executive Artistic Director Marilyn Langbehn will depart the East Bay community theater organization at the end of 2023. The Board of Directors has formed a transition committee to begin the search for a new artistic leader.

Jerry Zaks Will Lead The Nation's Top Regional Theater Actors As Master Teacher For The 2023 Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship Program by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2023

Ten Chimneys Foundation has announced prominent director Jerry Zaks will serve as Master Teacher for the 2023 Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship Program, a national program to serve the future of American theater.

Demetria Joyce Bailey Named as 2023 Lunt-Fontanne Fellow by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2023

Walnut Street Theatre has announced that Demetria Joyce Bailey has been selected as one of 10 stage actors in the United States to be a 2023 Lunt-Fontanne Fellow.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of ROBIN AND ME: MY LITTLE SPARK OF MADNESS by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 24, 2023

See photos from opening night of Robin and Me: My Little Spark of Madness.

Charles Busch, Darius de Haas, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week by Blair Ingenthron - Apr 22, 2023

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club and 2022 Tony Awards Honoree for Excellence in the Theatre, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Kate Baldwin & Aaron Lazar, Linda Eder, and More to Play 54 Below This Month by Blair Ingenthron - Apr 1, 2023

Next month, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Audrey Heffernan Meyer to Present BACK IN THE NICK OF TIME at 54 Below in April by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2023

54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Audrey Heffernan Meyer in Back in the Nick of Time on April 28, 2023.

MUSIC AT THE ODYSSEY Show Sells Out, Second Evening Of Rodgers & Hammerstein and Cole Porter Added by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2023

With the performance on Friday, March 31 sold out, Odyssey Theatre Ensemble's Music at the Odyssey series has added a second evening of music from Rodgers and Hammerstein and Cole Porter on Friday, April 28.

Hugo Armstrong, Lovensky Jean-Baptiste, and More to Star in TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992 at CTG by Blair Ingenthron - Feb 18, 2023

Originally performed solo by Smith, “Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992” has been reimagined for a cast of five performers. Thirty years after its world premiere, Center Theatre Group will celebrate the West Coast premiere of the revised production by giving away 1,000 tickets to Angelenos.

Broadway's David Girolmo to Host NEW FACES SING BROADWAY 1951 at Porchlight Music Theatre by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2022

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced the latest offering in its 2022 - 2023 season, New Faces Sing Broadway 1951, hosted by multi-award winner and Broadway veteran David Girolmo, directed by David Fiorello with music direction and arrangements by Dr. Michael McBride.

Who Has Worn the Most Hats on Broadway? Part 1 by Jennifer Ashley Tepper - Oct 16, 2022

Today's question is: Who has worn the most hats on Broadway- director, producer, writer, actor, etc.? Here are a few folks that could hold a record for the 'number of hats' they've worn on Broadway shows. Part one includes those who have worn four or five hats on Broadway shows and part two will include those who have held even more positions than that!

Photos: First Look At World Premiere Of SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE At Wilbury Theatre Group by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

Wilbury Theatre Group will present the World Premiere of Silhouette of a Silhouette by Rhode Island icon Rose Weaver and directed by Don Mays - September 30 through October 16. See photos from the production.

Wilbury Theatre Group to Present World Premiere Of SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE Starting This Month by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 25, 2022

Wilbury Theatre Group will present the World Premiere of Silhouette of a Silhouette by Rhode Island icon Rose Weaver and directed by Don Mays - September 30 through October 16.

SPRING AWAKENING Comes to Northern Stage in Vermont Next Week by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2022

Performances begin next week for Northern Stage’s production of Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s coming-of-age rock musical Spring Awakening, which will be performed September 27 – October 23, 2022, in the Byrne Theater at the Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT.

Jackie Burns, Ben Fankhauser, and More Will Lead SOMETHING ROTTEN! in Sacramento by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2022

Broadway at Music Circus in Sacramento has announced its cast for Something Rotten!, which includes Jackie Burns, Ben Fankhauser, and more!

SBCC Presents SOMETHING ROTTEN! by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022

The Theatre Group at SBCC is excited to announce the first show of the 2022-23 season will be the exuberant musical, SOMETHING ROTTEN! Book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell, Music and Lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick, Conceived by Karey Kirkpatrick and Wayne Kirkpatrick.  SOMETHING ROTTEN! will run July 6-23, 2022 in the Garvin Theatre and will be directed by Katie Laris, musical direction by David Potter and choreography by Christina McCarthy.

Drury Lane Theatre Announces Cast for Production of STEEL MAGNOLIAS by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022

Drury Lane Theatre announces the cast for its production of the empowering story of love and friendship, Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling, directed by Johanna McKenzie Miller. Due to demand, Steel Magnolias has been extended and now runs June 10 – August 7, 2022, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening is scheduled for Thursday, June 16, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.

Bay Area Premiere of TO MASTER THE ART & More Announced for Contra Costa Civic Theatre 2022-23 Season by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Contra Costa Civic Theatre today announced its 63rd Main Stage season, which includes a reimagined classic musical, the Bay Area premiere about a cultural icon, a quirky comedy from the writer/producer of the Hulu hit series “Only Murders in this Building,” and a unique look at America’s melting pot at the end of the 19th century.

Kevin Anderson, Ben Gulley & Alanis Sophia to Star in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Skylight Music Theatre by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Skylight Music Theatre announced the full cast for the Wisconsin premiere of Dennis DeYoung’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame, running May 20 through June 12, 2022. Performances take place in the beautiful Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway, in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward.

Weisman Museum To Host Free Family Celebration For Spring Exhibition Opening by A.A. Cristi - Jan 6, 2022

The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art will host the public opening for its spring 2022 exhibition The Cultivators: Highlights from the Kinsey African American Art and History Collection on Saturday, January 15, 2022, from noon to 5 PM.

OPERA America Announces Third Cycle of IDEA Opera Grants by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2022

OPERA America has announced the third cycle of IDEA Opera Grants (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access), an initiative that supports teams of composers and librettists who identify as African, Latinx, Asian, Arab, and/or Native American in the development of new operatic works and the advancement of their careers in the opera industry.

The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art Presents 'The Cultivators: Highlights from the Kinsey African American Art and History Collection' by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2021

Pepperdine University's Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art presents the exhibition The Cultivators: Highlights from the Kinsey African American Art and History Collection, featuring masterful works of art, photographs, rare books, letters, and manuscripts that chronicle the achievements and contributions of African Americans over the last five centuries.

Wayne Bryan Steps Down as Producing Artistic Director for Music Theatre Wichita by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2021

Wayne Bryan will step down after 32 seasons as producing artistic director for Music Theatre Wichita.

CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Officially Opens Tonight on Broadway; Meet the Cast! by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

Caroline, or Change officially opens tonight, October 27 on Broadway at the Roundabout's Studio 54. Learn more about the cast bringing this show back to Broadway here!

Legendary Broadway Producer Liz McCann Dies at 90 by Robert Diamond - Sep 9, 2021

ELIZABETH IRELAND McCANN, the iconoclastic Broadway producer who won nine Tony Awards during a 60-year career in theater, died after a bout with cancer on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021 at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx, according to her longtime associate and friend, Kristen Luciani.  She was 90 years old. 

Student Blog: Zodiac Signs of Tony-Nominated Musicals by Student Blogger: Madison Moore - Mar 22, 2021

The criteria are that these shows have been nominated for Best Musical from the 3rd Tony Awards (the ceremony that started the Best Musical category) in 1949 to the nominations of what will now be the 74th Tony Awards in 2021. I will be determining their signs based upon their Broadway premiere date. With those rules in mind, here we go!

BWW Exclusive: Jennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 4- Spotlight on The Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre by Jennifer Ashley Tepper - Feb 24, 2021

On Tuesday, March 9, Dress Circle Publishing will release of THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 4, the latest in a series by acclaimed historian and producer Jennifer Ashley Tepper. Can't wait to get your hands on it? Let BroadwayWorld hold you over with a special sneak peek from a chapter all about The Jacobs Theatre.

Registration Now Open For National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's SOUL TO SOUL by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2021

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) production of Soul to Soul, the electrifying and emotionally captivating theatrical concert that explores the parallels between African American and Jewish music, will be presented virtually this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

129 Musicals & Shows You Can Stream From Home in 2021 by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 21, 2020

BroadwayWorld put together a list of all the live action musicals you can stream on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, BroadwayHD, and Disney Plus. Are you looking for something to get your mind off… all of this? So are we. Because everyone needs some escape,

Celebrate Centennial Of Women's Voting With TheatreWorks & The Woman's Club Of Palo Alto by A.A. Cristi - Aug 18, 2020

In celebration of Women's Equality Day and the Centennial of the 19th Amendment, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley and The Woman's Club of Palo Alto present a virtual performance of excerpts and songs from Perfect 36, with lyrics and book by Laura Harrington, music by Mel Marvin, and direction by Mac Pirkle.

Theatre Alliance to Host Outdoor Performances This Summer by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2020

The Dispatch has reported that Theatre Alliance announced its summer season, and it will be performed outdoors. 

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Virtual Programming for the Final Week of May by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 22, 2020

As May concludes, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)-led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Director-brings the stage to global audiences when Folksbiene! LIVE features 15-Minute Yiddish lessons and Lisa Fishman in Concert.

130+ Musicals That You Can Stream Now! by Team BWW - Apr 4, 2021

Visit our list of the best musicals & shows you can watch from home! We've got you covered with all the must-sees on streaming sites.

Casting Announced for SISTER ACT at The John W. Engeman Theater by A.A. Cristi - Mar 9, 2020

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for SISTER ACT. Performances begin on Thursday, March 19 and run through Sunday, May 3, 2020.

The Riant Theatre Kicks Off 2020 STRAWBERRY ONE-ACT FESTIVAL With Encore Run Of Best Plays From Its Repertory by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 22, 2020

The Riant Theatre (Van Dirk Fisher, Artistic Director) -- the AUDELCO Award-Winning nonprofit, which provides a nurturing environment for playwrights and theatre creatives of diverse cultural backgrounds to develop new plays, presents some of the Best Plays From The Strawberry One-Act Festival at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th St, NYC. Tickets are $40 General Admission; $35 for Seniors and Students with I.D. Box Office: 212-864-5400 or online at www.SymphonySpace.org (Youtube Promo https://youtu.be/PTCS2ugfRL0)

The Riant Theatre to Honor Vivan Reed, Alton Fitzgerald White and Kamilah Forbes with Special Pioneer of the Arts Awards by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 6, 2020

The Riant Theatre (Van Dirk Fisher, Artistic Director), a nonprofit theatre supporting playwrights and theatremakers of diverse cultural backgrounds, is holding the Launch Party for its annual Strawberry One-Act and Theatre Festival on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 4:30pm at the Thalia Studios at Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th St, NYC. The evening will begin with a reception with food, drinks and a screening of the Video Diaries Project: a series of short films about the artists in the festival.

ArtisTree Music Theatre Festival Returns For Fourth Season by Stephi Wild - Dec 5, 2019

Artistree Music Theatre Festival announced the 2020 Festival Lineup which will include three professional musicals and the return of several festival favorite performers. Josh D. Smith returns as Artistic Director.

Meet the Cast of THE ROSE TATTOO- Now in Previews! by Julie Musbach - Sep 19, 2019

This is one Tennessee Williams woman you won't soon forget. Marisa Tomei plays Serafina, a widow who rekindles her desire for love, lust and life in the arms of a fiery suitor. Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performances!

TINTYPES: A Musical Celebration Of America Comes To The Grange Theatre by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2019

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Nominated for multiple Tony Awards, Tintypes is a collection of musical snapshots of America's last Age of Innocence prior to World War I. A wonderful blend of songs, patriotic, romantic, ragtime and popular, brings to life the Great American Songbook. Written by Gary Pearle, Mary Kyte, and Mel Marvin, Tintypes features classics such as 'The Yankee Doodle Boy,' 'Stars and Stripes Forever,' 'Meet Me in St. Louis,' 'America the Beautiful,' and 'You're a Grand Old Flag.'

Andréa Burns and Carolyn Mignini Join Cast of THE ROSE TATTOO by Julie Musbach - Aug 30, 2019

Andréa Burns has joined the company of The Rose Tattoo as a?oePeppinaa?? and Carolyn Mignini has joined as a?oeAssunta.a??

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes to BroadwayHD Next Month by Stephi Wild - Aug 27, 2019

BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, is kicking off September with everyone dancin' to the Jailhouse Rock. Making its streaming premiere exclusively on BroadwayHD, Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller, an infectiously fun and riotous rock and roll time capsule of top 40 hits captured live-in-performance on Broadway will debut September 12 . Grammy Award winners Jerry Leiber and Michael Stoller wrote hit songs for great artists such a King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley, The Drifters, The Coasters and Peggy Lee. Subscribers can dance and sing-along to classics including: 'Jailhouse Rock,' 'Love Potion #9,' 'Hound Dog', 'On Broadway', 'Stand By Me' and other favorites. If swiveling your hips to the music of Smokey Joe's Cafe has you wanting more, continue your musical journey through the 1950s with the Best Musical Tony Award-winning performance of Memphis, featuring Tony Award-nominees Chad Kimball and Montego Glover, beginning September 26.

BWW Review: TINTYPES Plays a Patriotic Tune at Porthouse Theatre/Kent State University by Roy Berko - Jul 7, 2019

It is reasonable, with the Cleveland Orchestra playing its annual 'Salute to America' at Blossom, just yards away, and POTUS going through what appears to be his childhood dream of having tanks, planes and fireworks light up the nation's capital for its birthday, that Porthouse Theatre get into the mood by staging 'Tintypes,' a musical revue with almost fifty patriot songs.

BWW Feature: CLE SUMMER THEATER CALENDAR by Roy Berko - May 6, 2019

Though it seems like it will never be here, there will be summer and the Cleveland theater scene will heat up. Here's a list of some of the offerings that are being staged.

What are the Best Audition Songs for Altos? We've got the Top 20 by Kori Lotito - May 1, 2019

Updated September 2023: Here are the best ideas for altos of songs to audition with and shows which should be familiar to your casting director but that they won't have heard twenty times already that day - be it your local community musical theatre, high school, college, or that big Broadway audition.

Westport Country Playhouse Hosts Playreading Of Romantic Comedy On Feb. 25 by Julie Musbach - Feb 14, 2019

Westport Country Playhouse will present a Script in Hand playreading of the romantic comedy, "The Cemetery Club," on Monday, February 25, at 7 p.m.  Written by Ivan Menchell, the reading will be directed by Anne Keefe, Playhouse associate artist and curator of the playreading series. Tickets are $20 each. 

Cast Recording of HIT HER WITH THE SKATES Featuring Diana DeGarmo And Ace Young Now Streaming by Julie Musbach - Feb 6, 2019

The New York bound musical HIT HER WITH THE SKATES is now available for streaming on all platforms including  iTunes, GooglePlay, Spotify, AmazonMusic, Pandora, YouTube Music and for FREE download on CD Baby.  


Ragtime Nightingale
Come Take a Trip in My Airship
Kentucky Babe
Pastime Rag
Wabash Cannonball
In My Merry Oldsmobile
Wayfaring Stranger
Aye, Lye, Lyu Lye
I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen
America, the Beauiful
Wait for the Wagon
What It Takes to Make Me Love You--You've Got It
Shortnin' Bread
Elite Syncopations
I'm Goin' to Live Anyhow, 'Til I Die
The Ragtime Dance
American Beauty
We Shall Not Be Moved
Hello, Ma Baby
Teddy Da Roose
A Bird in a Gilded Cage
She's Getting More Like the White Folks Every Day
The Soldiers in the Park
Iron Horse
Yankee Doodle Boy
There'll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight
Behold, El Capitan
Motherless Child
If I Were on the Stage
I Want What I Want When I Want It
Then I'd Be Satisfied with Life
When It's All Goin' Out and Nothin' Comin' In
Bill Bailey
You're a Grand Old Flag
Waltz Me Around Again, Willie
The Maiden with the Dreamy Eyes
It's Delightful to Be Married
Shine on Harvest Moon
Bicycle Built for Two
The Streets of New York
Ballin' the Jack
Ida, Sweet as Apple Cider
Strike Up the Band!
St. Louis Blues
I Don't Care
Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis
Jonah Man
Stars and Stripes Forever
Ragtime Nightingale
The Yankee Doodle Boy
Ta-Ra-Ra Boom-De-Ay!
I Don't Care
Come Take A Trip In My Airship
Kentucky Babe
A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight
Stars And Stripes Forever
El Capitan
Pastime Rag
Meet Me In St. Louis
Wabash Cannon Ball
Waltz Me Around Again, Willie
In My Merry Oldsmobile
Wayfaring Stranger
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Ay, Lye, Luy Lye
I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen
America The Beautiful
Wait For The Wagon
What It Takes To Make Me Love You - You've Got It
The Maiden With The Dreamy Eyes
If I Were On The Stage (Kiss Me Again)
Shortnin' Bread
Elite Syncopations
I'm Goin' To Live Anyhow, 'Til I Die
The Ragtime Dance
I Want What I Want When I Want It
It's Delightful To Be Married
Then I'd Be Satisfied With Life
Jonah Man
When It's All Goin' Out And Nothin' Comin' In
We Shall Not Be Moved
Hello, Ma Baby
Teddy Da Roose
Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home?
She's Gettin' More Like The White Folks Every Day
You're A Grand Old Flag
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Tintypes has been nominated for several awards. These include Outstanding Choreography at the Drama Desk Awards for Mary Kyte, Outstanding Director of a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for Gary Pearle, and Outstanding Musical at the Drama Desk Awards.



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