Andrew Lloyd Webber

Broadway’s School of Rock Welcomes Hello, Dolly!'s Analisa Leaming November 20

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical continues at the Winter Garden Theatre.<p>Andrew Lloyd Webber’s <i>School of Rock</i> welcomes Analisa Leaming to the Winter …

Entertainment

‘Mean Girls’ fans: Tina Fey’s musical is a singing, dancing revenge party, and it’s funny

You’d like to know if Tina Fey can write a musical. The oh-so-not-surprising answer is, yes: the scary-talented Fey can most certainly write a musical, and a funny one at that. Based on her 2004 film comedy of the same title, “Mean Girls” the musical is a jolt of super-energized adolescent …

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Florida Culture for the Week of November 18, 2017 By Josh Garrick

<b>Florida Culture for the Week of November 18, 2017 By Josh Garrick</b><p><b>Classics: BEETHOVEN & MOZART & the Orlando Philharmonic</b><br>TODAY – Nov 18 at 8 pm <br>If you …

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1 of 34<p>HILLARY CLINTON<p>Platt shared the news of Clinton's visit on Twitter, where he called the former secretary of state "our real president" and …

Dear Evan Hansen

The Fascinating History Behind Cartier’s Famous Feline Design

We seek out the secrets of La Panthère, Cartier’s most celebrated cat.<p>Cartier’s director of jewelry, Jeanne Toussaint, was nicknamed “La Panthère”—an …

For Men

Look Back at the Original Production of Sunset Boulevard on Broadway

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical opened November 17, 1994 at the Minskoff Theatre.<p><i>Sunset Boulevard,</i> directed by Trevor Nunn with music by Andrew Lloyd …

Musical Theatre

The best family Christmas activities for 2017

From festive West End musical treats, to in-store Santas and sensory storytelling, discover the best Christmas activities to enjoy as a family<p>Christmas is a time when everyone is encouraged to bring a tree indoors, goggle at lavish department-store window displays and obsessively rewatch favourite …

Christmas

From Grammys to Bono: 3 Wild Stories from Notorious Gate Crasher Craig Schmell’s New Book

Driving in President Reagan’s motorcade and talking with Bono about Irish football — these are some of the crazy things that Craig Schmell got to …

Bette Midler

Spring Awakening, Aspects of Love, and World Premiere of ToyBoy Diaries Set for Hope Mill Theatre

The three musicals will be presented at the Manchester venue in 2018.<p>The award-winning Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester and Aria Entertainment will …

Musical Theatre

'Spamilton': Musical spoof lands its punches softly, and with a smile

If you can't beat 'em, parody 'em.<p>Gerard Alessandrini, the man behind the popular “Forbidden Broadway” series, has made his theatrical career spoofing his musical theater betters. He’s turned theatrical lampooning into an art form, sending up the excesses of bloated shows and caricaturing the …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Big Fish, The Other Palace, London, review: Kelsey Grammer has a natural stage presence

Andrew Lloyd Webber is to be commended for dedicating a central London venue to showcasing new musicals. Despite there being numerous shows on offer …

Kelsey Grammer

Broadway’s Phantom of the Opera Names Its 30th Anniversary Phantom

The hit Andrew Lloyd Webber musical will celebrate the milestone with a special performance in January 2018.<p>Platinum-selling Swedish recording artist …

Musical Theatre

Beauty tips: How you can look beautiful without it costing the earth

Supermodel Kate Moss revealed this week that her favourite beauty tip from 30 years' experience in the fashion industry is to dunk your face in a …

Beauty

Andrew Lloyd Webber Says This is the Greatest Musical Song Ever Written

<b>Andrew Lloyd Webber</b>, creator of some of the world's most famous musicals like <b>Cats</b> and <b>Phantom of the Opera</b> and <b>Evita</b> (just to name a few), stopped by …

Musical Theatre

I Was on the Uncomfortable End of a Criminal Accusation

“You come to New York for your birthday and I’ll give you a present you’ll never forget.”<p>The speaker? An ex, but as casual of an ex as we had been …

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Lin-Manuel Miranda’s efforts to aid Puerto Rico in recovering from Hurricane Maria took the logical next step during his visit there this past week, …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

When did Hen’s parties become so expensive?

November 10, 2017 8:00PM<p>THIS week I was approached to write a column about an issue affecting a lot of young women.<p>Hen’s nights, or more …

Musical Theatre

An Intimate Evening with Mario Frangoulis in Montreal”

Yesterday evening, Mario Frangoulis captivated his audience at Place-des-Arts’ Theatre Maisonneuve with his powerful voice and his rich personality. Having selected songs that have marked his thirty-year career on the international and Greek music scene, from Manos Hatzidakis to Lucio Dalla to the …

Musical Theatre

BWW Morning Brief November 10th, 2017: IN THE HEIGHTS on PBS, Tony Awards Announce First Decisions, and More!

<b>Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Scroll down</b> …

Golden Globes

12 College Students on the Gifts They Want for the Holidays

Finding the perfect holiday gift can be maddening — is this the color they’d want? Is it something they already have? Is it so <i>last year</i>? — but …

Shopping

Hit musicals and top comics in new Bradford Theatres season

Q: WHERE will you find a dancing welder, a tragic movie legend, several Strictly stars and Brian Blessed next year?<p>A: On Bradford Theatres' stages - …

Robert Louis Stevenson

Big Fish starring Kelsey Grammer – review at the Other Palace, London

The casting of Kelsey Grammer in Big Fish, a slight musical about tall tales, is quite a coup for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Other Palace. The star of …

Kelsey Grammer

Playbill Mixtape: Musical Theatre 101, 1980s Edition

The must-know soundtrack from the decade of blockbuster hits like Cats, Phantom of the Opera, and Sunday in the Park With George.<p>The ’80s weren’t …

Musical Theatre

An evening battered in schmaltz - Big Fish, The Other Palace, review

Someone should commission a TV documentary – or maybe even a TV drama – about the phenomenon of big fish from the world of American entertainment coming to swim in the smallish but prestigious pond of British theatre.<p>One can cite great moments of transatlantic thespian traffic: Kathleen Turner in …

Kelsey Grammer

When old art and new morals don't mix | Opinion

I was sitting, clenching my seat, enchanted by the excellent new production of “The Phantom of the Opera” at the Academy of Music, when the Phantom, …

Philadelphia

8 Colossal Mistakes Buying Used Photo Gear Online

<b>Most photographers are trustworthy and knowledgeable about the gear they offer for sale online. But not every seller is worthy of your hard-earned</b> …

U.S. Postal Service

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s memoir coming in 2018

An Andrew Lloyd Webber memoir is coming.<p>The famed composer behind “Cats,” “The Phantom of the Opera” and “Jesus Christ Superstar” will detail his …

Musical Theatre

Watch ‘I Believe My Heart’ From London Revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Woman in White

Anna O’Byrne and Ashley Stillburn sing the Lloyd Webber-David Zippel ballad.<p>Anna O’Byrne and Ashley Stillburn, who star in the forthcoming London …

Musical Theatre

BWW Morning Brief November 6th, 2017: SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Begins Previews and More!

<b>Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Scroll down</b> …

Musical Theatre

Andrew Lloyd Webber ready to write his own story with 'Unmasked' autobiography

NEW YORK (AP) — The composer behind such iconic stage stories as <i>The Phantom of the Opera</i>, <i>Evita</i> and <i>Cats</i> is ready to tell his own.<p>Andrew Lloyd Webber plans to release his autobiography <i>Unmasked</i> on March 6, which loosely coincides with his 70th birthday on March 22. While there have been plenty of …

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