Topics :: musical theater

A Gentleman’s Guide To Love And Murder - Original Broadway Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Friday Apr 18, 2014
The acting chameleon, Jefferson Mays, and Bryce Pinkham head a slapstick cast in this humorous musical of love and murder.

Nothing Like a Dame

By Michael Cox | Wednesday Mar 26, 2014
You’ll never cease to be surprised or delighted by the interviews with 20 carefully selected women of Broadway that this book features.

Better Sex with Strangers :: ’Hello Again’

By Michael Cox | Saturday Mar 15, 2014
In an early rehearsal of Bridge Rep’s production of "Hello Again," the collaborators struggle to understand the significance of sex without consequences.

’Book of Mormon’ to Play in Utah

Saturday Mar 8, 2014
A popular satirical musical about Mormon missionaries will play next year in Salt Lake City, just down the street from the worldwide headquarters of the faith it’s mocking.

Murder for Two

By Steven Bergman | Friday Mar 7, 2014
This musical whodunit features a bare bones concept performed by two performers with expansive talents.

Act One

By Michael Cox | Friday Feb 28, 2014
Moss Hart’s rumored bisexuality, his battles with anxiety and depression, and his marriage are the subjects of Act Two and Three, but "Act One" is a selfie -- a great storyteller spinning the yarn of his life as he wanted it to be seen.

A Night With Janis Joplin - Original Broadway Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Thursday Feb 13, 2014
The performance of Mary Bridget Davies brings to life one of the female rock and roll legends of the psychedelic 1960’s in this new Broadway Cast Recording.

’Pageant’: A Beauty Of A Show Returns

By Brian Scott Lipton | Friday Jan 17, 2014
"And the winner is..." While we’ve been hearing these words a lot these past few weeks, they take on a whole new meaning in "Pageant," the hit 1991 Off-Bway musical by Bill Russell, Frank Kelly, and Albert Evans, which will be receiving its first revival.

Natasha, Pierre And The Great Comet Of 1812

By Steven Bergman | Thursday Dec 26, 2013
Tolstoy’s classic, "War and Peace," is musically turned upside down in Dave Malloy’s new theatrical piece, and the soundtrack is now available from Ghostlight Records.

The Sound of Music - Live!

By Steven Bergman | Monday Dec 16, 2013
Kudos to NBC for undertaking this broadcast of the classic Broadway musical, but not everyone shines in this "sound of music."