STAGE TUBE: WICKED Flies into 10th Year on Broadway; Idina Menzel, Stephen Schwartz & More on the Show's Lasting Legacy



On Wednesday, October 30th, the blockbuster musical WICKED will celebrate its 10th Anniversary on Broadway, a milestone achieved by only ten other Broadway productions in history. The creative team and many of the musical's previous cast members will celebrate WICKED's first decade with a special performance, followed by a company party on October 30th at 7:00pm. Today, WICKED cast members, creative team, and members of the original company and orchestra (some of whom are still performing in WICKED today) have shared their memories in honor of this milestone in a new video - check it out below!
 

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As BroadwayWorld sadly previously reported, Broadway lost its greatest icon in Stephen Sondheim, who passed away at the age of 91. The legendary composer is widely acknowledged as the most innovative, most influential, and most important composer and lyricist in modern Broadway history. (more...)


VIDEO: Watch as COMPANY Dedicates Performance & Run to SondheimWatch as COMPANY Dedicates Performance & Run to Sondheim
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Mirroring the revival's first preview just a few weeks back, the night started with a pre-performance speech from director Marianne Elliott where she brought the full cast of Company to the stage. The cast, creative team and crew dedicated both the performance and the run to composer Stephen Sondheim.  (more...)


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A new clip of Rachel Zegler and Ansel Elgort singing 'Tonight' from West Side Story has been released! Steven Spielberg's new remake of the classic musical also stars Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Rita Moreno, Mike Faist, Brian D'Arcy James, and more. Watch the new clip now! (more...)


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On July 27th 1987 at the Shubert Theatre on Broadway, the theater community gathered to say goodbye to the great Michael Bennett. At this service, Stephen Sondheim sang a very emotional version of 'Move On' from SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE (more...)


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Today we are flashing back to one of our favorite Sondheim tributes- his 80th Birthday concert, performed with the New York Philharmonic in 2010. Watch performances from David Hyde Piece, Patti LuPone, Marin Mazzie, Audra McDonald, Donna Murphy, Bernadette Peters, and Elaine Stritch. (more...)


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Prime Video has released a second teaser trailer for the upcoming fourth season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel! The new video features Rachel Brosnahan, Tony Shaloub, and Marin Hinkle. The cast also features Alex Borstein, Gideon Glick, Jane Lynch, Michael Zegen, and more. Watch the new teaser, set to Rose's Turn from Gypsy, now! (more...)


VIDEO: Watch Sierra Boggess & Julian Ovenden Preview Their New Album, TOGETHER AT A DISTANCEWatch Sierra Boggess & Julian Ovenden Preview Their New Album, TOGETHER AT A DISTANCE
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