Phantom of the Opera

'Phantom of the Opera' revisits Saenger with fresh new production that maintains the magic |

In the 32 years since it first appeared on stages in London's West End and subsequently served as the vanguard of a decade-long invasion of British …

The Arts

The very different challenges facing Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi in 2019

<b>So far, Modi has not indicated who his successor would be, or could be. In fact, Modi does not believe that a successor is needed, at least till 2024.</b><p>…


Casting Announced For I WISH MY LIFE WERE LIKE A MUSICAL At Crazy Coqs

Suzie Mathers reunites with Wicked co-star Oliver Savile, along with Rocky Horror's Liam Tamne and Diana Vickers, in this sparkling new comedic …

Les Miserables

Richard Stilgoe On ORPHEUS - THE MYTHICAL at The Other Palace

Older readers - the ones who can remember 40 years ago, but not what happened yesterday - may remember that back in the Seventies, before I got …

Andrew Lloyd Webber

11 Celebs Who Were Blessed With Natural Curls


Andrew Lloyd Webber's Unmasked gives us sex in Italy but no showbiz gossip

Somewhere near the end of his memoir, Andrew Lloyd Webber ponders the nature of autobiography. What’s the point, he asks, “if it isn’t truthful – at least from your own perspective?” It’s a curious thing for him to say, given that the king of the West End musical has just spent the past 500 pages …

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BWW Review: Carrie St. Louis and Isaac Sutton Kick Off Their Israel Tour of BROADWAY-ISRAEL

In celebration of Israel's 70th Anniversary, Isaac (Tzahi) Sutton and Broadway's Carrie St. Louis, who is currently playing Off-Broadway as Annette …

West Side Story

On the area arts and cultural scene

• LSU's Alfred C. Glassell Jr. Exhibition Gallery in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., is showing "Dason Pettit: Scattered Feathers," an …

New Orleans

Andrew Lloyd Webber's UNMASKED: THE PLATINUM COLLECTION Now Available to Download or Stream

Manila, Philippines--British composer and impresario of musical theater Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest album collection "Andrew Lloyd Webber: Unmasked …

Andrew Lloyd Webber

'The Phantom Of The Opera' Is Based On A Book From 1910 That Has An Important Lesson About Toxic Masculinity

Yes, <i>The Phantom of the Opera.</i> The one with the singing and the mask and the sick electric guitar sting. <i>That</i> Phantom, the little French story from the …

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Andrew Lloyd Webber: My career in 7 songs

<b>"I'm maybe a bit of an oddball in Britain," says Andrew Lloyd Webber, "but all my life I've loved musicals".</b><p>"I just love the form. I love the genre."<p>It's a love affair that's turned him into one of the most successful theatre composers of all time.<p>From Joseph and Jesus Christ Superstar all the way …

Patti LuPone

Weekend picks for book lovers, including Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Unmasked'

From real-life political thrillers, juicy memoirs and the life of our American Princess, here’s a sneak peek at the some of the most anticipated books of 2018. Wochit-All

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Watching Mia Ohki draw swirling dots and lines is the breath of fresh air you need right now

The simple black and white artwork of Calgary-based artist Mia Ohki is like a breath of fresh air. It'll draw you into a world where less is more, …


Beyonce Debuts New Recording Of ‘Learn To Be Lonely’ For Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Album

Beyonce performed ‘Learn to Be Lonely’ from ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ at the 2005 Oscars, but never released it. More than a decade later, we’ve …

Andrew Lloyd Webber

DGB Grab Bag: The Ten Commandments of Replay Reviews and Challenges

We also add a new entry to the hockey dictionary and revisit an infamous brawl between the Blackhawks and Blues—the 1991 St. Patrick's Day Massacre.<p>Three stars of comedy<p><b>The third star: The Vancouver Whitecaps –</b> They're the local MLS team, and they figured they could work a fun marketing tie-in with …

Ice Hockey

VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo Has an Anthem in His Heart - Listen to His Cover of 'From Now On' from GREATEST SHOWMAN

Tony Award-nominee - Ramin Karimloo - releases new track 'From Now On,' his version of the powerful song from the Oscar-nominated film The Greatest …

Les Miserables

BWW Review: Keegan Theatre Gives Them the Old Razzle Dazzle in CHICAGO

So "start the car, I know a whoopee spot. Where the gin is cold, but the piano's hot," and it is Keegan Theatre.

Washington D.C.

Jim Donovan Takes The Stage In Cherry Hill For 'Phantom Of The Opera'

If you want to see "Phantom Of The Opera", performances begin Friday night at 7 p.m. at Cherry Hill High School West.

May I (Re)Introduce Myself? (Continued)

posted by Mark Wainwright -<p>2 days ago<p>You may have noticed I've been scarce around here for a while, and you might have wondered what I was up to. …


George Abud, Lesli Margherita, and More to Join Presentations for DANGEROUS

Producer Neal Rubinstein announced today that the Broadway-aimed new musical DANGEROUS will receive upcoming presentations this spring. On Monday, …

Empire State Building sparkles nightly with free light show

Between sunset and 2 a.m., the skyscraper's lights dance.

Empire State Building

Things I Read That I Love #259: The Chardonnay Wedged Between the Orange Juice and the Mayonnaise.

Topics include Chili's, writing after/through recovery, Andrew Lloyd Weber, alcoholism, "the male glance," Trump's Miss Universe gambit, co-living …


7 Ballet Choreographers Who Made the Leap to Broadway

Did you know these Tony winners and iconic Broadway choreographers started in the classical ballet world?<p>Broadway choreography may seem most closely …

Performing Arts

7 events to get excited about in Leicestershire this weekend

Hooray, it's almost the weekend!<p>There are lots of events and activities for you to enjoy over the next few days, whether you fancy going to a comedy …


'School of Rock' tests young talent as it heads to Baltimore, tours the country

The ever-expanding movie-to-stage-musical genre gained a sizable entry with “School of Rock,” which opened on Broadway in 2015 and hasn’t taken a …

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Monsters exhibition launches at The Word in South Shields - with help from Sully and Dracula

Monsters - from Frankenstein’s scary creation to a giant Sully - have taken up residence at The Word in South Shields .<p>And from this weekend they are …


Hamilton, waitresses revolutionize Broadway at Hobby Center series

With a little over a month to go until Hamilton takes his first hip hop bow in Houston on April 24, Broadway at the Hobby Center is already looking …


Your favorite musicals and plays wouldn't happen without them. Inside the life of a costume designer

In a production, costumes are an extremely important aspect. Richard St. Clair, Head of Costume Design in the School of Theatre, and grad student …

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The sound of Broadway

Successful twentysomething singer Carrie St. Louis brings her pipes to the Holy Land.<p>CARRIE ST. LOUIS with Israeli counterpart Isaac ‘Tzahi’ Sutton. …