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Barbara Cook - YouTube

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A singer with a warm, light soprano, Barbara Cook became a successful Broadway musical performer in the 1950s and '60s. In the '70s, she moved largely into cabaret singing, at which she was equally successful.
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Sara Bareilles moves on from 2013 hit Brave to write a Broadway musical

Sara Bareilles moves on from 2013 hit Brave to write a Broadway musical | music-all | Scoop.it
The Brave singer moves on to her new challenge: writing a musical.
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Theater review: 'Kinky Boots' at ASU Gammage - azcentral.com

Theater review: 'Kinky Boots' at ASU Gammage - azcentral.com | music-all | Scoop.it
azcentral.com Theater review: 'Kinky Boots' at ASU Gammage azcentral.com Nothing says glitz and glam like drag queens on Broadway, which is why tickets are going fast for the first national tour of this hit show with music and lyrics by Cyndi...
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From Mr Saigon to Dave Poppins: West End disasters and how to avoid them - The Guardian

From Mr Saigon to Dave Poppins: West End disasters and how to avoid them - The Guardian | music-all | Scoop.it
The Guardian From Mr Saigon to Dave Poppins: West End disasters and how to avoid them The Guardian We once made the simple mistake of thinking we could get on to a stage in the West End by watching The Bodyguard at the Adelphi, then hiding among...
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Forbidden Broadway review – gleeful send-up of musical theatre - The Guardian

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The Guardian Forbidden Broadway review – gleeful send-up of musical theatre The Guardian Stars are not immune either: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels' Robert Lindsay is neatly skewered, along with a host of Broadway talent who you may or may not have heard...
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Bad Company: Video Projection Compromises a Stephen Sondheim Classic - Memphis Flyer (blog)

Bad Company: Video Projection Compromises a Stephen Sondheim Classic - Memphis Flyer (blog) | music-all | Scoop.it


Company boasts many of Stephen Sondheim's finest songs and a nearly plotless book by George Furth.

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BWW TV: Broadway Salutes Elaine Stritch at 54 Below- Watch Highlights from RISE, RISE, RISE

On Friday night, September 12, director Eric Ulloa and Music Director John McDaniel presented an all-star Broadway cast in "Rise, Rise, Rise" a tribute to the late Elaine Stritch at 54 Below, singing the songs that made Stritch famous and told the stories that made her infamous. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the concert below!

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Emma Thompson takes on role in Sweeney Todd musical in West End - The Guardian

Emma Thompson takes on role in Sweeney Todd musical in West End - The Guardian | music-all | Scoop.it

Playing Mrs Lovett in Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd on Broadwaywas the most terrifying experience of Emma Thompson's life, she revealed on Tuesday, so the actor's decision to reprise the role and return to the London stage for the first time in 25 years might seem a little surprising.

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New Yorker Festival to Feature Talks with Randy Newman, Jeremy Denk, Laurie ... - Nonesuch Records

New Yorker Festival to Feature Talks with Randy Newman, Jeremy Denk, Laurie ... - Nonesuch Records | music-all | Scoop.it

The New Yorker has announced the program for the 2014 New Yorker Festival, taking place October 10–12, 2014, at venues throughout New York City, and included among this year's participants are four artists familiar to readers of the Nonesuch Journal: Randy NewmanJeremy DenkLaurie Anderson, and Stephen Sondheim.

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Les Misérables, Wicked, Jersey Boys spoofed in Forbidden Broadway trailer

Les Misérables, Wicked, Jersey Boys spoofed in Forbidden Broadway trailer | music-all | Scoop.it
YouTube star Christina Bianco stars in the new West End comedy production. (Saw this show at the Menier Chocolate Factory during the summer. Brilliant.
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'Pippin's' bold new look comes to San Francisco - San Jose Mercury News


This lyrical bit of wisdom from "Pippin" would seem to hold true for everything -- except for classic American musicals touched by Diane Paulus.

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Lesley Ann Warren, a former Cinderella, to attend current Broadway musical ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Lesley Ann Warren, a former Cinderella, to attend current Broadway musical ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune | music-all | Scoop.it

Warren, who starred in the 1965 television version of "Cinderella," is slated to attend the Sept. 23 production of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" and join the cast during the curtain call to sing "Ten Minutes Ago."

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'American Psycho' Musical Axed from Second Stage's Off-Broadway Season - Classicalite

'American Psycho' Musical Axed from Second Stage's Off-Broadway Season - Classicalite | music-all | Scoop.it

The previously announced production of the new Duncan Sheik/Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa musical adaptation of American Psycho, scheduled by Off-Broadway'sSecond Stage Theatre for February 2015, has been wiped from the calendar.

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They're a Laughing Matter! Musical Comedy Bedbugs!!! Officially Opens Off ... - Broadway.com

They're a Laughing Matter! Musical Comedy Bedbugs!!! Officially Opens Off ... - Broadway.com | music-all | Scoop.it


Sleep tight and don't let the bed bugs bite! The girl-meets-bug sci-fi-rock-musical-comedy Bedbugs!!!

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Patti LuPone headlines ARTS by George!

Patti LuPone headlines ARTS by George! | music-all | Scoop.it
The two-time Tony and Grammy Award winner on her career and advice for those trying to make it on stage.
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Assassins at The Menier Chocolate Factory - Nightlife - NewsLocker

Assassins at The Menier Chocolate Factory - Nightlife - NewsLocker | music-all | Scoop.it
Be drawn into the blackest of musical comedies as Catherine Tate stars in this tale of multiple assassinations.
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wfhs Studio West Productions Presents the Broadway Musical, "Big Fish" - NorthFulton.com

wfhs Studio West Productions Presents the Broadway Musical, "Big Fish" - NorthFulton.com | music-all | Scoop.it
wfhs Studio West Productions Presents the Broadway Musical, "Big Fish" NorthFulton.com Based on the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed film directed by Tim Burton, BIG FISH centers on Edward Bloom, a traveling salesman who lives...
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Sweeney Todd - Reviews - Sep 17, 2014

Sweeney Todd - Reviews - Sep 17, 2014 | music-all | Scoop.it
Lyric Stage Company of Boston presents the classic Stephen Sondheim musical. (ODEUM: Review: Sweeney Todd - Lyric Stage Company of Boston presents the classic Stephen Sondheim musical.
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THE SONDHEIM REVIEW Presents - Elaine Stritch holds forth about Stephen ... - Broadway World

THE SONDHEIM REVIEW Presents - Elaine Stritch holds forth about Stephen ... - Broadway World | music-all | Scoop.it


BroadwayWorld.com is very excited to kick off a brand new partnership with THE SONDHEIM REVIEW. Each month we'll be bringing you special, and exclusive archives from the quarterly magazine dedicated to the work of the musical theatre and Broadway's foremost composer and lyricist, Stephen Sondheim. Each issue contains news, interviews, features, reviews, historical information, upcoming productions in your area, puzzles, and more. Our correspondents in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, London, and all over the world bring you the latest, most accurate information and insights.


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BWW TV: Broadway Salutes Elaine Stritch at 54 Below- Watch Highlights from RISE, RISE, RISE Video

BWW TV: Broadway Salutes Elaine Stritch at 54 Below- Watch Highlights from RISE, RISE, RISE Video | music-all | Scoop.it
On Friday night, September 12, director Eric Ulloa and Music Director John McDaniel presented an all-star Broadway cast in 'Rise, Rise, Rise' a tribute to the late Elaine Stritch at 54 Below, singing the songs that made Stritch famous and told the stories that made her infamous. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the concert below!


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West End 'Evita' Begins Performances Today - Classicalite

West End 'Evita' Begins Performances Today - Classicalite | music-all | Scoop.it

A limited 55-performance limited run of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's musical Evita begins previews tonight at the newly refurbished Dominion Theatre in London, with an official opening September 22.

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Forbidden Broadway 'only spoofs hits' says show writer - BBC News

Forbidden Broadway 'only spoofs hits' says show writer - BBC News | music-all | Scoop.it


The show has opened at the Vaudeville Theatre in London after transferring from the Menier Chocolate Factory.

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Broadway.com Spotlight On PIPPIN, the Tony Award-winning Broadway Musical Phenom

Get Tickets to See PIPPIN on Broadway: http://www.broadway.com/shows/pippin/
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Fully Committed, Menier Chocolate Factory, London - Financial Times

The Guardian Fully Committed, Menier Chocolate Factory, London Financial Times In retrospect, the Menier's first significant success set the tone for much of the non-musical side of its fare over the subsequent decade: deft, accomplished and not...
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Carole King Musical 'Beautiful' Recoups $13 Million Broadway Capitalization As ... - Deadline.com

Carole King Musical 'Beautiful' Recoups $13 Million Broadway Capitalization As ... - Deadline.com | music-all | Scoop.it

Beautiful — The Carole King Musical has recouped production costs after about 10 months onBroadway. Capitalized at $13 million, the biotuner-slash-jukebox show stars Tony winner Jessie Mueller in the title role at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre since it opened in January. Deadline.com learned exclusively that Mueller has signed on to stay with the show through March 2015.

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Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical Opens Off-Broadway - TheaterMania.com

Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical Opens Off-Broadway - TheaterMania.com | music-all | Scoop.it

The new off-Broadway production of Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical celebrated its opening night at the Theatre at St. Clement's on September 14. Created and directed by Anthony Wanye and Kendrell Bowman, the production stars Wayne as the legendary flamboyant performer Sylvester, alongside Anastacia McCleskey and Jacqueline B. Arnold in other roles. Sheryl Lee Ralph serves as one of the producers.

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