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  1. Betsy Scott CD release concertRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... or just sheer improvisation. Her musical influences draw from opera, folk, jazz, roots, spoken word, musical theater and vaudeville. Whether singing acapella or joined by friends, she fetches up magic, laughter and tears. Wherever she goes, she ...


  2. a Little New Music 9 Set for Sept 15 at Rockwell Table & StageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Pursuing their mission of showcasing new and unheard musical theater tunes, A LITTLE NEW MUSIC returns to Rockwell: Table & Stage in Los Feliz on September 15 at 8 p.m. with its most exciting program to date featuring Broadway and local talent. Jordan Kai Burnett returns as the spicy chanteuse hostess.


  3. Herbert: Dream City & The Magic KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Opera News

    ... after Herbert for years to write a show, and Dream City is closer to vaudeville, music hall, ragtime, and musical theater than operetta - except for The Magic Knight , a self-contained, half-hour parody of Lohengrin embedded halfway through Act II. ...


  4. 5 Tips for Preparing Your College Audition Sheet MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Back Stage

    For musical theater college auditions, you will be asked to sing two songs. Typically the colleges will require an up-tempo and a ballad.


  5. Kyle Dean Massey to Lead Master Class in Music CityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... Wicked, Next to Normal and Xanadu . During the workshop, participants will learn the tricks of the trade for musical theater auditions. Enrollment in the master class is extremely limited and open to participants who will each have one-on-one time ...


  6. York Theatre Company's Tune in Time Returns MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    The York Theatre Company will host the return engagement of the game show for musical theater lovers called Tune in Time, presented by Amy Engelhardt and Heather Shields , hosted by Emily McNamara , with Musical Director Nate Buccieri and annoyingly insistent timekeeper Sheila Head. The August/September installment will be presented on Monday, August 31, 2015 beginning at 7:30 p.m. at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's .


  7. Marcia P. Hoffman School of Arts enrolling for fallRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... weeks and includes classes such as Percussion Ensemble, School of Rock, Stage Combat 1 (Unarmed), Acting in Musical Theater and On-Camera Acting. Drama, dance, jazz and choir classes also begin in September and will run for 24 weeks with a short ...


  8. Wet Hot American SongwritersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... summers were a delight; filled with nature, arts and crafts, folk songs, sunshine, epic sporting matches and musical theater! Think Allan Sherman's Camp Granada, with much better insurance plans. Camp was mostly a wonderful experience that played a ...


  9. Rachel Bloom Is Redefining The 'Crazy-Ex' On The CWRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... and it's like, why is this even a phrase at all?" A California native, Bloom moved to New York to study musical theater at NYU's Tisch. But she soon fell out of love with Broadway and in love with comedy, taking up with the sketch-comedy troupe ...


  10. Today*s Star- Taylor SwiftRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    ... early age that she wanted to pursue music. She loved everything that had to do with singing and performing: musical theater, karaoke, and talent shows. She started playing the guitar when she was 12 years old ,and made demo tapes of her original ...


  11. Freshwater Theatre to Stage World Premiere of New Musical Pioneer SuiteRead the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    ... for Hovis's Shakespeare Apocalypse in the 2014 Minnesota Fringe. The cast includes a slew of local musical theater powerhouses: Kendall Anne Thompson , Gracie Anderson, Philip Matthews , Kelly Matthews, Gail Ottmar , Jim Ahrens, Libby Anderson, Zach ...


  12. It's hard to teach an old - Phantom' new tricksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... solid edition of what is, after all, one of the most crowd-pleasing, commercially successful shows in musical theater history. The content is the same: Lloyd Webber's super-plush, even cloying opera-pastiche melodies wrapped around the thin, ...


  13. August 27, 1990: The Day Stevie Ray Vaughan DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Guitar World

    The previous day, Vaughan had relayed to his bandmates a disturbing dream he had where he witnessed his own funeral. That evening, the guitarist, with his band Double Trouble, joined as special guests for a concert at the Alpine Valley Musical Theater, along with Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Robert Cray and Vaughan's big brother, Jimmie.


  14. Dramatists Guild Names 2015-16 FellowsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    The Dramatists Guild Fund and Program Chairs Michael Korie , Laurence O'Keefe, and Diana Son are proud to announce the 2015-2016 Class of Dramatists Guild Fellows. Five playwrights and eight musical theater writers were selected from over 150 applications.


  15. Kristin Chenoweth will sing 'Popular' in many languages...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Trap, where she'll perform songs old and new - including one she knows she can't avoid. You've done so much musical theater, but what's different about doing a concert where it's just you, no costume or character or anything? In a show or in a ...


  16. On Native GroundTHE Right and Wrong Way to Deal with TerrorismRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- In 2002, I went to Florida for the auditions for one of my mother's musical theater productions.


  17. Glory Days Makes Chicago Premiere TonightRead the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    ... Cats at Theo Ubique, Hair and Ragtime at Big Noise) as Andy, Will Wilhelm (a Northwestern University musical theater graduate with credits including Jesus Christ Superstar with Theo Ubique, and Lost in Yonkers at Northlight) as Skip, and Brad ...


  18. Brasch WordsOUR Hope for Change is Still UnfulfilledRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... together just because you're married. For example, wives can use their time apart to develop their love of musical theater. And husbands can use this same time to develop their love of anything that is not musical theater. However, it's not a good ...


  19. Theater classes offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... Technique for the Stage, Part I, with Celia Stockton and Timothy Sherman. Instruction will include basic musical theater training and will focus on ensemble and solo technique and basic singing and dance technique, with inspiration from Broadway ...


  20. Signs point to a rollicking time for Lyric Theatera s a Avenue QaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... plays off-Broadway at New World Stages in New York City. The show, not meant for younger audiences, fuses musical theater with the jaded view of those weaned on “Sesame Street,” the Internet and reruns of sitcoms such as ...