Frank Wildhorn Newswire

Frank Wildhorn Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Frank Wildhorn.

Results 1 - 20 of 34 in Frank Wildhorn

  1. Three premier soloists included in BYU Bravo! 2015-16 Performing Arts seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Deseret News

    ... While currently listed on the Bravo! website as a to-be-announced performer, popular Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn, known for such shows as "The Scarlet Pimpernel" and "Jekyll & Hyde," will premiere a concert titled "This Is the Moment: The ...


  2. Odds & Ends: Kristin Chenoweth's Disney Showstopper, B'way Duo Team Up on Mata Hari Musical & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Broadway

    ... Hari Musical Two-time Tony nominee Jeff Calhoun ( Newsies, Grease ), is working with two-time Tony nominee Frank Wildhorn ( Bonnie and Clyde, The Civil War ), on a new musical about Mata Hari. The show following the notorious female spy is set to ...


  3. Top 5 Modern MusicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The WSU Signpost

    ... musical. For those who love the 1980's film version of this story with Anthony Andrews, look no further. This Frank Wildhorn musical contains all the humor and romance of the film. Douglas Sills is THE Scarlet Pimpernel, with his flamboyant ...


  4. Re-imagined JEKYLL & HYDE Musical to Play Australia with WICKED StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 |

    ... of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson , Jekyll & Hyde was originally conceived for the stage by Frank Wildhorn and Steve Cuden , and features music by Wildhorn, a book by Leslie Bricusse and lyrics by Wildhorn, Bricusse and Cuden. ...


  5. PTC's 2015-16 Season to Feature Fiddler on the Roof, the Count of Monte Cristo & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 |

    Pioneer Theatre Company, Utah's premier professional theatre, has announced its 2015-2016 season. The season is bookended by two blockbuster musicals, Fiddler on the Roof and the professional U.S. premiere of the new Frank Wildhorn musical The Count of Monte Cristo.


  6. Salt Lake City theater company to produce four-musical season.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... premiere of a musical adaptation of the swashbuckling "The Count of Monte Cristo" by Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn. The lineup will include a locally written new Christmas musical, the premiere of "Two Dollar Bill," a drama about an academic ...


  7. Local actors prepare for 'Civil War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    ... Tony Awards including Best Musical and features a score filled with gospel, country, rock and folk by Frank Wildhorn. This story appears in the print edition of Daily Reporter. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in here or in ...


  8. Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn brings life to hit manga 'Death Note' on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Frank Wildhorn, the man responsible for bringing a batch of literary classics to the stage , is taking on the popular manga series "Death Note" as his latest project. A gothic tale of murder and deceit, it's the kind of story that's made for the 55-year-old composer.


  9. America remembers Abraham LincolnRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | ABC News

    ... the US and has even been recreated at the site of the Civil War battle at Gettysburg. It was created by Frank Wildhorn, a major US producer of musicals. FRANK WILDHORN: Well, look, in life, timing is everything. You know, this is the 150th ...


  10. Freedom's Song at Ford's Theatre, Reviewed: A play about Lincoln...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | City Paper

    ... seem to know which side of the Mason-Dixon line is right. The show is a 90-minute compendium of bits from Frank Wildhorn's 1999 Broadway musical The Civil War , previously staged in full at Ford's in 2009. This new cut-and-paste version by Richard ...


  11. BWW Reviews: Lincoln's Words Fill a Spirited Freedom's Song at Ford's TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 |

    ... and the Civil War is actually an adaption of the 1999 Broadway musical The Civil War. It still feature's Frank Wildhorn 's music, however it has been adapted specifically for Ford's Theatre by Richard Hell esen and Mark Ramont . Having seen The ...


  12. Cast makes the best of entertaining but generic tune of a Freedoma s SongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Calhoun deftly moves 21 gifted performers around the stage while they belt or harmonize their way through Frank Wildhorn's generic tunes. Now and then he freezes them - or friezes them - into tableaus of soldiers in battle, wives back home or slaves ...


  13. Stage Tube: Go Inside Rehearsal for Frank Wildhorn's Freedom's Song at Ford's TheatreRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 |

    ... eriod, both great and small, are woven into Freedom's Song: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War," said composer Frank Wildhorn .


  14. Lincoln's assassination 150 years ago honored in musical at Ford's TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 |

    ... rousing work is a new adaptation of the Broadway musical " The Civil War, Freedom's Song ", with book by Frank Wildhorn and Gregory Boyd , music by Frank Wildhorn , and lyrics by Jack Murphy ; adaptation by Richard Hellesen and Mark Ramont. It's ...


  15. Ford's Theatre Society Presents New Wildhorn Musical,...Read the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 |

    ... both great and small, are woven into Freedom's Song: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War," said composer Frank Wildhorn . "This spring, the nation remembers 150 years since the close of the Civil War and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. In our ...


  16. InDepth InterView: Matt Bogart Talks 54 Sings Chess, Plus 2000+...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 |

    Today we are talking to one of Broadway's best baritones all about his accomplished career in musical theatre that began nearly 20 years ago with a memorable turn in worldwide mega-musical smash MISS SAIGON, the thoughtful and debonair Matt Bogart . In addition to looking back at his arrival on Broadway near the end of the last century, Bogart also comments on subsequent starring roles in Broadway productions ranging from Elton John and Tim Rice 's Tony Award-winning AIDA to Frank Wildhorn and Jack Murphy 's THE CIVIL WAR and far beyond.


  17. BWW Reviews: Byu's Impressive U.S. Premiere of the Count of Monte Cristo Shows Great PotentialRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 |

    Brigham Young University was offered an incredible opportunity in mounting the U.S. premiere of THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO. The musical, which has previously been staged in Europe and Asia, features music by Frank Wildhorn , who composed the wonderful Broadway musicals JEKYLL & HYDE, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, and BONNIE & CLYDE, as well as book and lyrics by Jack Murphy .


  18. Monte Cristo Premieres at ByuRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | BYU Magazine

    Looking out over New York City's Central Park through a wall of glass, Shae Hunsaker Robins should have felt jittery - it's not every day a BYU student gets voice lessons from a Broadway great in his own apartment. But "my nerves were calm," she says, as composer Frank Wildhorn of Jekyll & Hyde and The Scarlet Pimpernel fame tutored her at his piano.


  19. Wake Up with BWW 1/22/2015 - Double-Dose of Into the Woods, Chicago's New Roxie and MoreRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 |

    Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: Two productions of INTO THE WOODS launch tonight, Charlotte d'Amboise returns to CHICAGO, the Artios Awards are held tonight in NY and LA and more! Next up in our series of stars introducing BWW's morning feature is Tony nominee Frank Wildhorn , who has written the music for Broadway's Jekyll & Hyde, Bonnie and Clyde, Wonderland, Dracula, the Musical, The Civil War, The Scarlet Pimpernel and Victor / Victoria! "So as long as I'm a working actor, I can improve.


  20. BYU readies English premiere of Broadway composer Frank...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Deseret News

    The BYU production of Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn's "The Count of Monte Cristo" will feature Taylor Morris as Fernand Mondego, Cameron Smith as Baron Danglars, Matthew Krantz as Gerard de Villefort, Cayel Tregeagle as Albert and Cassie Austin as Valentine Villefort, with Preston Yates as Edmond Dantes and Shae Robins as Mercedes. In a major coup for BYU, Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn selected the university's musical theater department to stage the first English-language production of his musical adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel "The Count of Monte Cr "I am so grateful for my Utah fan base," the Tony-nominated Broadway composer said.