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VIDEO: On This Day, September 19- Happy Birthday, Ramin Karimloo!VIDEO: On This Day, September 19- Happy Birthday, Ramin Karimloo!
by Stage Tube - September 19, 2017

Today we wish a very Happy Birthday to Ramin Karimloo, who can currently be seen on Broadway as Gleb in the hit musical Anastasia. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 18- LES MISERABLES Gets its World Premiere in ParisVIDEO: On This Day, September 18- LES MISERABLES Gets its World Premiere in Paris
by Stage Tube - September 18, 2017

On this day in 1980, the world premiere production of Boublil and Schonberg's timeless epic Les Miserables took its first bows in Paris. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 17- Happy Birthday, Constantine Maroulis!VIDEO: On This Day, September 17- Happy Birthday, Constantine Maroulis!
by Stage Tube - September 17, 2017

Constantine Maroulis made his Broadway debut in the Tony-nominated production of The Wedding Singer. He received a Tony nomination for his work leading the metal musical, Rock of Ages. He most recently starred in the dual title role of the 2013 Broadway revival and National Tour of Jekyll & Hyde, for which he received a second Drama League Award nomination. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 16- John Leguizamo's FREAK Premieres Off-BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, September 16- John Leguizamo's FREAK Premieres Off-Broadway
by Stage Tube - September 16, 2017

On this day in 1997, John Leguizamo, opens Freak at Off-Broadway's Atlantic Theatre. The show would go on to transfer to Broadway where it would play 144 performances and inspire another HBO special for the writer/comedian. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 15- Light the Lights! Sondheim  Celebrates His Newly Re-Named TheaterVIDEO: On This Day, September 15- Light the Lights! Sondheim Celebrates His Newly Re-Named Theater
by Stage Tube - September 15, 2017

On Wednesday, September 15th, 2010, the Broadway community gathered alongside Stephen Sondheim as the lights of the newly dedicated Stephen SondheimTheatre marquee are lit for the first time. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 14- Remembering Patrick SwayzeVIDEO: On This Day, September 14- Remembering Patrick Swayze
by Stage Tube - September 14, 2017

Patrick Swayze, a three-time Golden Globe nominated actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter is best-known as the romantic lead in 'Dirty Dancing' and 'Ghost', and for the 'North and South' TV-series. His first professional job was as a dancer for Disney on Parade. In the 70's, the Texas native moved to New York to further his formal dance training. He studied with the Harkness Ballet Company, and then the Joffrey, before joining the Eliot Feld Ballet as a principal dancer. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 12: Our Last Summer- Broadway Says Goodbye to MAMMA MIA!VIDEO: On This Day, September 12: Our Last Summer- Broadway Says Goodbye to MAMMA MIA!
by Stage Tube - September 12, 2017

On this day, we celebrate the Broadway production of the international smash. Mamma Mia!, which ended its run on this day 5,773 performances. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 9- GLEE Premieres on Fox with a Cast of Broadway Favorites!VIDEO: On This Day, September 9- GLEE Premieres on Fox with a Cast of Broadway Favorites!
by Stage Tube - September 9, 2017

Today we celebrate the official debut of the smash-hit musical television comedy, Glee! (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 7- Goodbye, Love; RENT Closes on BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, September 7- Goodbye, Love; RENT Closes on Broadway
by Stage Tube - September 7, 2017

On this day, we remember the original, groundbreaking Broadway production of Jonathan Larson's RENT, which played its final performance at the Nederlander Theater on this day in 2008. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, September 6- Happy Birthday, Anika Noni Rose!VIDEO: On This Day, September 6- Happy Birthday, Anika Noni Rose!
by Stage Tube - September 6, 2017

Anika Noni Rose is a Tony Award winner for her role as Emmie Thibodeaux in the beloved musical Caroline, or Change, She also received a Tony nomination for her role in the Broadway revival of A Raisin in the Sun. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, August 27- Run, Freedom, Run! URINETOWN Begins Broadway PreviewsVIDEO: On This Day, August 27- Run, Freedom, Run! URINETOWN Begins Broadway Previews
by Stage Tube - August 27, 2017

'Urinetown, The Musical' is a hilarious tale of greed, corruption, love, and revolution in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. In a Gotham-like city, a terrible water shortage, caused by a 20-year drought, has led to a government-enforced ban on private toilets. The citizens must use public amenities, regulated by a single malevolent company that profits by charging admission for one of humanity's most basic needs. Amid the people, a hero decides he's had enough, and plans a revolution to lead them all to freedom! (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, May 9: Remembering Lena HorneVIDEO: On This Day, May 9: Remembering Lena Horne
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2017

Today we remember stage and screen star, singer Lena Horne died who passed away on this day in 2010 at the age of 92. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, May 4: Baby, Dream Your Dream! The 2005 Revival of SWEET CHARITY Opens on BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, May 4: Baby, Dream Your Dream! The 2005 Revival of SWEET CHARITY Opens on Broadway
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2017

On this day in 2005, a revival of the classic musical, Sweet Charity opened on Broadway, starring Christina Applegate, who danced the title role just weeks after breaking her ankle during the show's out-of-town tryout. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day: Broadway Spends SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGEVIDEO: On This Day: Broadway Spends SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2017

Today we celebrate the Stephen Sondheim's Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece, Sunday in the Park with George, which opened today in 1984 at the Booth Theatre. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 27: The First Revival of Larry Kramer's THE NORMAL HEART Opens on BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, April 27: The First Revival of Larry Kramer's THE NORMAL HEART Opens on Broadway
by Stage Tube - April 27, 2017

On this day in 2011, Larry Kramer's landmark drama, The Normal Heart, opened on Broadway. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 26: Viola Davis and Denzel Washington Star in the First Broadway Revival of August Wilson's FENCESVIDEO: On This Day, April 26: Viola Davis and Denzel Washington Star in the First Broadway Revival of August Wilson's FENCES
by Stage Tube - April 25, 2017

On this day in 2010, the first Broadway revival of August Wilson's, Fences, opened on Broadway starring Academy Award-winners, Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 25: Remembering Bea ArthurVIDEO: On This Day, April 25: Remembering Bea Arthur
by Stage Tube - April 25, 2017

On this day in 2009, stage and Screen star Beatrice (Bea) Arthur passed away at age 86. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day. April 18- Happy Birthday, Gavin Creel!VIDEO: On This Day. April 18- Happy Birthday, Gavin Creel!
by Stage Tube - April 18, 2017

Today, April 18th, we celebrate the birthday of Broadway favorite, Gavin Creel. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 14: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Opens on BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, April 14: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Opens on Broadway
by Stage Tube - April 14, 2017

On this day in 2013, Motown the Musical opened at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.  (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 13: Happy Birthday, Liz Callaway!VIDEO: On This Day, April 13: Happy Birthday, Liz Callaway!
by Stage Tube - April 13, 2017

Broadway's Liz Callaway recently hit Chicago for a concert series focused around her album 'The Essential Liz Callaway.' Prior to her performances, she made a stop at Chicago Tonight  where she chatted about her career, family, and things she learned along the way. Then she treated audiences with a performance of ANASTASIA's 'Journey to the Past.' Check out the original voice of the animated Anastasia perform the number below! (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 12- AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Dances Onto BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, April 12- AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Dances Onto Broadway
by Stage Tube - April 12, 2017

On this day in 2015. the stage adaptation of the classic film An American in Paris danced its way onto Broadway. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 11; The Heat is On! The Original Production of MISS SAIGON Opens on BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, April 11; The Heat is On! The Original Production of MISS SAIGON Opens on Broadway
by Stage Tube - April 11, 2017

On this day in 1991, the original Broadway production of Miss Saigon opened, gaining legendary status, critical acclaim, and making a star out of its leading lady, Lea Salonga.  (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 10- Ti Voglio Bene! Antonio Banderas Leads A Revival of NINE to BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, April 10- Ti Voglio Bene! Antonio Banderas Leads A Revival of NINE to Broadway
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2017

Nine is a musical with a book by Arthur Kopit and music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and is based off of Fredrico Fellini's movie 8 1/2. The play tells the story of a highly stressed director living in VenIce Trying to juggle all of the women in his life. (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 7- ROCK OF AGES Hits Broadway with Its Best ShotVIDEO: On This Day, April 7- ROCK OF AGES Hits Broadway with Its Best Shot
by Stage Tube - April 7, 2017

On this day in 2009. Rock of Ages enjoyed a heavy metal Broadway opening at the Brooks Atkinson Theater.  (more...)
VIDEO: On This Day, April 5- What's New, Buenos Aires? The Broadway Revival of EVITA Opens at the Marquis TheaterVIDEO: On This Day, April 5- What's New, Buenos Aires? The Broadway Revival of EVITA Opens at the Marquis Theater
by Stage Tube - April 5, 2017

On this day in 2012, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's landmark musical EVITA received its first Broadway revival at the Marquis Theatre. It was the first new Broadway production of the seven-time Tony Award-winning musical since it debuted on Broadway over 30 years ago. (more...)

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