Stephen Sondheim

BWW Review: Raleigh Little Theatre's INTO THE WOODS Turns Spotlight on Talented Teens

Any Stephen Sondheim musical is a lofty feat for even the most seasoned of performers. Sondheim's music is notable for its quick syncopated rhythms, …

Teens

Something's coming: West Side Story is returning to Melbourne

Next year is shaping up to be Opera Australia's big year of <i>West Side Story.</i> Not only is the company presenting a massive outdoor production in Sydney …

West Side Story

Ken Haller: 'The Medicine Show'

<b>When</b> 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday • <b>Where</b> Kranzberg Arts Center, 501 North Grand Boulevard • <b>How much</b> $25 • <b>More info</b> 314-534-1111; metrotix.com<p>Ken Haller …

Performing Arts

14 Tweets To Bring Joy to Even Your Darkest of Days

1. The dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are their …

Humor

Missed out on 'West Side Story,' 'Glensheen' tickets? Here's another shot for Twin Cities theater fans

Audiences have more chances to see two Twin Cities musicals.

West Side Story

West Side Story: Performed Live to Film

Description<p>The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra plays Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying score and memorable songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim live, …

West Side Story

Stephen Sondheim gives his blessing to Company's first same-sex couple | London Evening Standard

Elliott said: “We thought if we’re setting it now and Bobby is a successful, go-getting girl in New York, then she would know a fabulous male couple, …

Broadway Theatre

West End's COMPANY to Feature Same-Sex Couple Played by Jonathan Bailey and Alex Gaumond

Big news came from the Company Twitter when they revealed that the already innovative casting will feature the musical's first same-sex couple. …

Broadway Theatre

Reserve (quickly) free tickets to see Stephen Sondheim

If you want to see Stephen Sondheim accept the St. Louis Literary Award Oct. 4, now is the time to register.<p>The renowned lyricist will appear at the …

Warren Beatty

Kara Lindsay Returns to Broadway’s Beautiful July 10

The Newsies and Wicked alum steps back into the role of Cynthia Weil.<p>Kara Lindsay rejoins the Broadway cast of <i>Beautiful – The Carole King Musical</i> …

Mary Poppins

Kara Lindsay to Return to the Broadway Cast of Beautiful

Kara Lindsay will return to the Broadway cast of <i>Beautiful: The Carole King Musical</i> at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre beginning Tuesday, July 10. She …

Carole King

Additional Gender-Swapped Casting Announced for Marianne Elliott COMPANY

Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail has reported some additional casting for the upcoming Marianne Elliott directed West End production of Stephen …

Patti LuPone

Teah Renzi of Newtown Attends The Jimmy Awards in NYC

Ms. Renzi portrayed Eponine in the Newtown High School production of Les Miserables and earned Best Actress at the Stephen Sondheim Awards.<p><i>Pictured</i> …

High School

The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Broadway Songwriters That You Want To See Do Crosswalk the Musical with James Corden

Another week, another round of Culturalist Challenge results! In honor of James Corden showcasing the work of Andrew Lloyd Webber in a Crosswalk the …

James Corden

West Side Story to Return to Cinemas for Special Screenings

The original film version of <i>West Side Story</i> will return to cinemas June 24 and 27 as part of the yearlong TCM Big Screen Classics series. Turner …

West Side Story

Photo Flash: Winners Announced for the Stephen Sondheim Student Society Performer of the Year

This afternoon the winners of the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year and Stiles + Drewe Prize were announced at the 12th …

New Singles

See Supergirl Star Melissa Benoist Make Her Broadway Debut in Beautiful

Benoist celebrated her official opening night as Carole King in the long-running musical June 12.<p>Melissa Benoist celebrated her official opening …

Melissa Benoist

Melissa Benoist Takes First Bows in Beautiful

Melissa Benoist, star of the CW's <i>Supergirl</i>, took her first bows for her Broadway debut role as Carole King in <i>Beautiful: The Carole King Musical</i> on …

Melissa Benoist

Melissa Benoist Sings "I Feel the Earth Move" for Kelly and Ryan

<i>Supergirl</i> star Melissa Benoist is in the thick of her Broadway debut, playing Carole King in <i>Beautiful</i> at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre where she'll be …

Melissa Benoist

The Band's Visit

<b>Winner of the 2018 Tony Award for Best Musical</b><p>“It’s time to fall in love again… One of the most ravishing musicals you will ever be seduced by… <i>The</i> …

The Band's Visit

Watch Beautiful's Melissa Benoist Channel Carole King with a Soulful 'I Feel the Earth Move'

<i>Glee</i> alum Melissa Benoist went back to her musical roots on June 7 when she kicked off a Broadway-debut run in the title role of <i>Beautiful: The Carole</i> …

Carole King

Assassins

The Tony Award-winning musical “Assassins” is on at the Playhouse at the Sydney Opera House. This production by Hayes Theatre Co follows a …

John Wilkes Booth

Melissa Benoist Makes a Childhood Dream Come True in Beautiful

Melissa Benoist makes her Broadway debut tonight at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, taking on the role of living legend Carole King in <i>Beautiful</i>. …

Melissa Benoist

Dozens of artists call for Ukrainian dissident's release

NEW YORK (AP) — Margaret Atwood, Stephen Sondheim and Patrick Stewart are among dozens of artists and journalists calling for the release of Ukrainian filmmaker and dissident Oleg Sentsov.<p>Sentsov, a critic of Russia's annexation of Crimea, is serving a 20-year term on terrorism charges. Sentsov, …

Russia

ASSASSINS Comes To Western Wyoming Community College Next Year

Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS is coming to Western Wyoming Community College from April 26, 2019 to May 4, 2019.<p>In ASSASSINS, our nation's most …

College & University

Sutton Foster Sings a Ballad From The Bridges of Madison County

Sutton Foster's third album, <i>Take Me to the World</i>, hits shelves on the Ghostlight Deluxe label this Friday, June 1. The album is inspired by Foster's …

Paul Simon

Di Botcher Announced As Special Guest Performer At The West End Gala Of The 12th Annual Stephen Sondheim Society

The Stephen Sondheim Society and Mercury Musical Developments today announce Welsh actress Di Botcher as the special guest performer at the 12th …

Olivier Awards

Roundabout to Stage Fiasco’s Merrily We Roll Along Off-Broadway

Noah Brody will direct the George Furth and Stephen Sondheim musical in the Laura Pels Theatre in January 2019.<p>In the new year, Roundabout Theatre …

New Jersey

Stephen Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along to Play Off-Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company and Fiasco Theater will present a new off-Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's <i>Merrily We Roll Along</i> …

Off Broadway

Carol Burnett on the Most Terrified She’s Ever Been Onstage

The legendary performer reveals the time she agreed to do a concert for Stephen Sondheim—without realizing it.<p>The inimitable Carol Burnett appeared …

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