Musical Theater Newswire

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  1. Rec Report: Acting and music aplenty at Veterans' Memorial TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... Manville Mini-Musicals are lively, non-auditioned productions where students learn to stage basic musical theater and focus on song and movement rather than acting. The productions are composed of song and dance to popular, age-appropriate, current ...

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  2. this Week in Pictures: June 27- July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is the Artistic Director of Encores! Off-Center and Chris Fenwick is Music Director . The show marks the musical theater debuts of both Gyllenhaal and Killam. For more photos inside the production visit here . Take a first look at the Independent ...

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  3. West Side Story to be performed in MurfreesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    The Center for the Arts will be presenting West Side Story, the revolutionary Tony award-winning production that forever changed American musical theater, July 17 - August 2, 2015. A modern retelling of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet set on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in the 1950s, West Side Story is the heartbreaking tale of Tony and Maria, star-crossed young lovers caught in a turf war between rival gangs.

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  4. San Francisco Opera's 'Show Boat' on DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... convergence of American theater and European operetta - resulting in what would later come to be known as ' musical theater ' - but it also confronted some powerful and less than comfortable social issues evolving at the time - issues as racial ...

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  5. Orchestra set to pop at parkRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... into her first full season this fall. "Musically, it has been such a fruitful season for me. I have had musical theater collaborations, I got to work with Broadway vocalists, I got to work with Fort Wayne Ballet, and we closed the Pops season with ...

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  6. ASSASSINS Comes to The Pico Playhouse, 8/21-9/27Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... one of the most controversial musicals ever written. Stephen Sondheim , the great genius of contemporary musical theater, with stand-out shows such as Sweeney Todd, Into the Woods, and Company, leads audiences on a tuneful review of Presidential ...

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  7. Quiz: Did these 15 musicals start on the stage or on the screen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    The musical version of "Once," the tale of a Dublin street musician whose encounter with a young woman changes his life, lands at the Kennedy Center on Tuesday for a nearly six-week run. The musical has earned praise from critics and audiences alike: The show won eight Tonys , including best musical, in its initial 2012 Broadway run, and its soundtrack won a Grammy in 2013 for best musical theater album.

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  8. Jake in Little Shop of HorrorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Jake Gyllenhaal made his musical theater debut at Little Shop of Horrors last night. Pics here http://t.co/SgElfBFif8 pic.twitter.com/ycI3dghUeR All the pictures at the SOURCE because I don't want to get banned.

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  9. BWW Interviews: Dear Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, How Do Your Musicals Grow?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    There are those friendships and collaborations, as Keats might say, that are a "thing of beauty and a joy forever," and college was the nexus of the beauty and joy of the musical theater team of Benj Pasek & Justin Paul . They met at the University of Michigan, both studying musical theater, and began writing musicals together while still students.

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  10. Contour Theatre to Present Any Last Words?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Followed by an almost sold-out night of original musical theater works, this Contour Theatre event presents a night of oral interpretation. Filled to the brim with stories you love, join well-known actors from Chicagoland to hear the voices of a diverse cast of characters.

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  11. Kimmel Center Continues Summertime Series This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Summer is here and the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is keeping it fresh indoors with a continued line-up of sizzling FREE @ the Kimmel and ticketed performances. The Kimmel Center's Commonwealth Plaza is the perfect location for gathering among friends and family to experience some of the popular Free @ the Kimmel programming, such as Sittin' In Jazz Jams, and PNC Grow Up Great musical theater series.

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  12. Jon Viktor Corpuz on Going From Cats Living Room Performances to The King and I on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Broadway

    ... really saw myself represented in theater, so hopefully I could be that inspiration for someone. I was that musical theater nerd. Still am. I keep it more on the down low, but I still geek out." as Prince Chulalongkorn, because I've played him twice ...

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  13. Photo Coverage: Encores! Little Shop of Horrors Company Celebrates Opening NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is the Artistic Director of Encores! Off-Center and Chris Fenwick is Music Director . The show marks the musical theater debuts of both Gyllenhaal and Killam. LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS is a sci-fi musical about Seymour Krelborn ( Jake Gyllenhaal ), a ...

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  14. Jake Gyllenhaal charms in 'Little Shop'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Jake Gyllenhaal charms in 'Little Shop' Jake Gyllenhaal makes his musical theater debut in 'Little Shop of Horrors.' Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1IvBlLd NEW YORK - At the first performance of Encores Off-Center! 's concert staging of Little Shop of Horrors Wednesday night, the movie star didn't seem to be the main attraction.

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  15. Matthew Morrison to Appear at Westport Country Playhouse's Gala, Honoring Kelli O'HaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... be seen in "Tulip Fever," opposite Jack O'Connell, Christoph Waltz , and Dame Judi Dench . Morrison studied musical theater, vocal performance, and dance at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. He made his debut on Broadway in ...

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  16. Olivia Polci & The Songs of Nick Luckenbaugh Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Emotional. All words that have been used to describe the folk, rock, and jazz-infused songs of young musical theater writer Nick Luckenbaugh. His work has been performed across the city at Atlantic Theater Company , the Sidewalk Cafe, The Path Cafe, ...

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  17. VIDEO: Adam Lambert Talks Desire to Originate a Broadway Role: 'I Would Be Into It'Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... told what to do. So it needs to be like a collaboration." Lambert also comments on the current state of musical theater and his excitement over some of the newer shows now running in NYC. "I've heard that Broadway is in a good space right now: the ...

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  18. Photo Coverage: Jake Gyllenhaal,i 1 2Ellen Greene,i 1 2Taran Killam &...Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is the Artistic Director of Encores! Off-Center and Chris Fenwick is Music Director . The show marks the musical theater debuts of both Gyllenhaal and Killam. LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS is a sci-fi musical about Seymour Krelborn ( Jake Gyllenhaal ), a ...

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  19. Flags, Gay Marriage, Prejudice & PreferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    ... type of lithe silhouette presented in various stages of dress and undress became a staple of the American musical theater, thanks largely to Florenz Ziegfeld & his "Ziegfeld Girls", as documented in the public and secret work of Ziegfeld's ...

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  20. Roadshow: It's OK to be a Prius nerdRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    ... been a happy nerd ever since. He got his college degree in manufacturing engineering, but his first love is musical theater. A Power to the nerds! Sue's son Keith is the shorter lead singer on the YouTube parody "Talk Nerdy to Me," and Harry Potter ...

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