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7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Wichita - Week of 7/27/2014

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC Guild Hall Players 7/31-8/3/2014 Guild Hall Players presents the glorious romantic musical A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC July 31-August 3. Winner of 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, this classic by one of musical theatre's greatest composer Stephen Sondheim features Deanne Zogleman as Desiree and Gilbert Pearce as Frederik.

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11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Pittsburgh - Week of 7/27/2014

View All Show Listings for Pittsburgh Click Here to View BroadwayWorld.com Pittsburgh Calendar THE HENRY HEMANN THEATRE: Pittsburgh Irish & Classical Theatre 7/10-8/2/2014 Woman and ScarecrowMarina Carr.

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15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Las Vegas - Week of 7/27/2014

SWEENEY TODD TAHOE PLAYERS ASSOCIATION 7/24-7/28/2014 The rare instance of a musical thriller, Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler 's chilling, suspenseful, heart-pounding masterpiece of murderous barber-ism and culinary crime tells the infamous tale of the unjustly exiled barber who returns to 19th century London seeking revenge against the ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Patti LuPone Remembers Elaine Stritch in TIME Magazine Piece - 'I've Seen Greatness'

In it, she talks about meeting Stritch at Sardi's, working together on 30 ROCK, singing "Ladies Who Lunch" straight to her at Stephen Sondheim 's birthday celebration in 2010, and an answering machine message from Stritch -- "a validation from Elaine to me" -- that ensures LuPone will always have a memory of the actress.

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Related Topix: Elaine Stritch, Patti LuPone, 30 Rock, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

a Night with Noel, Two Shots and More Round Out Actors Theatre's 2014 Summer Season

Actors Theatre's first-ever No Sweat Summer Season heads into the final four weeks with two plays and three cabaret-style concerts surrounding the main productions of The Book Club Play and The Cottage" at Black Theatre Troupe, 1333 E. Washington St. in Phoenix.

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Related Topix: Boston, MA, Recreational Vehicle, Phoenix Cruiser, Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

The Stephen Sondheim Society Presents Biennial Brush Up Your Sondheim This Weekend

BWW TV Exclusive: CUTTING-EDGE COMPOSERS CORNER- Ben Fankhauser and Matthew McCorry Rose Sing Alexander Sage Oyen's 'Gods Among Men' AUTHOR'S NOTE: One of the most iconic Broadway leading ladies in theatrical history, in honor of her passing earlier today at the age of 89, let us revisit this career-spanning InDepth InterView with the one and only ... (more)

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Barnstable Patriot

Savor a well-seasoned "Season of Love"

Good music, good food and a lovely setting: it's the perfect recipe for an enjoyable Cape Cod summer night.

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Related Topix: Dining, Brewster, MA, Classical

Hispanic Business

Mu's 'A Little Night Music' opens at Park Square Theatre

Budgetary stuff came up, and everyone looked at Reyes. "I thought, Oh, yeah, that's me," said Reyes, who is in his first year as artistic director of the Asian-American troupe.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Cabaret Life Nyc: Anatomy of a Duo Show--Classy, Entertaining,Yet...

Staging any successful cabaret show isn't just about singing talent, acting skill, and having a gift of on-stage gab.

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Related Topix: Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

Roundabout offers unbeatable value on the best of Broadway

Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth and Golden Globe winner Peter Gallagher return to Broadway in the madcap musical comedy ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY.

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Classical, The Real Thing, Soul

New York Post

A thin line between love & hate for Laurents & Sondheim

There's nothing more bracing on a hot summer day than sipping an ice-cold martini while reading Stephen Sondheim's letters to Arthur Laurents on the subject of their flop musical "Anyone Can Whistle."

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Related Topix: Classical, West End, NY

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

No Strings Theatre Presents Into the Woods at the Black Box Theatre, Now thru 8/3

No Strings Theatre Company presents "Into the Woods," directed by Nora Petty, at the Black Box Theatre, 430 N. Downtown Mall in Las Cruces which has performances today, July 25 to July 27 and August 1-3.

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Salt Lake Tribune

More than wishes transform characters in 'Into the Woods'

The idea of transformation - what happens after the "happily ever after" ending for beloved fairy-tale characters - drives the plot of Stephen Sondheim's musical "Into the Woods," now receiving a spirited production at the Utah Shakespeare Festival.

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Related Topix: Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Classical, Theater, Arts, Musical Theater, Cedar City, UT

The Orlando Sentinel

Henegar Center for the Arts' 2014-15 season

The Henegar Center for the Arts' 2014-2015 season will feature six musicals on the Henegar Mainstage, two intimate plays in the Upstairs venue, and a New Works Playwright's Festival at the Melbourne venue.

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Washington Blade

'Company' and beyond

When Barbara Walsh was preparing to play Joanne, the iconic character created by the legendary Elaine Stritch, in the Broadway revival of "Company," friends were quick to point out that she had large shoes to fill.

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Related Topix: Elaine Stritch, Thriller, Drama Movies, Horror Movies, Carrie, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Classical

Ventura County Reporter

On Stage

Stephen Sondheim's groundbreaking musical is given an energetic, youthful interpretation by the theater department at Moorpark College in a straightforward, intimate production showcasing the promise of a diverse cast of young performers.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Elaine Stritch Gets Juicy

Today we are turning back the hands of time in viewing an unearthed piece of theatre history featuring the TV debut of Tony Award-winning legend Elaine Stritch singing and selling up a storm in honor of her passing last week at the age of 89. I'll Drink To That Legendary leading lady Elaine Stritch may have been known around the world for her ... (more)

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

First Listen: Paul Williams' Love Song for Elaine Stritch - 'Looking for Love in the Dark'

Variety just premiered a love song composer, singer-songwriter, director and actor Paul Williams wrote for the late, great Elaine Stritch last year after watching her documentary ELAINE STRITCH: SHOOT ME.

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IndieLondon

Brush Up Your Sondheim 2014

For aficionados of Stephen Sondheim, the weekend will offer an extraordinary opportunity to meet fellow Sondheim lovers, and to learn and understand more about Stephen Sondheim through the insight and understanding gained by recognised Sondheim practitioners.

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Related Topix: Classical, Into the Woods, Musical Movies, New York

IndieLondon

Sweeney Todd - David Bedella and Sarah Ingram lead cast

Award winner David Bedella will play the title role and Sarah Ingram his pie-making partner in crime, Mrs Lovett, in an intimate new production of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street .

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Jerry Springer: The Opera, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Musical Movies, Classical, Arts, Opera

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