Topics :: musical theater

Hook-Up Apps Provide Inspiration for Broadway Fueled Musical Short Film

By Brian Scott Lipton | Wednesday Oct 1, 2014
"Grind: The Movie" an award-winning musical short film inspired by gay hook-up app culture featuring "Rent" star Anthony Rapp available for view online October 1.

Consuming Humans :: Amelia Broome Plays Mrs. Lovett

By Michael Cox | Thursday Sep 25, 2014
Amelia Broome plays Mrs. Lovett one of the most compelling antiheros written for the musical theatre in the Lyric Stage Company's production of: "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," through October 11.

Ben & Brad Celebrate Sterling Silver Memories

By Michael Cox | Thursday Sep 25, 2014
Benjamin Sears & Bradford Conner celebrate their Silver Jubilee as a song duo with two special performances, along with a one hundredth anniversary performance of Irving Berlin's first Broadway show, "Watch Your Step."

On The Town - Original London Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Tuesday Sep 16, 2014
Sony Masterworks continues to release new digital soundtracks from their vaults. This recording is the 1963 London Cast of an underrated Leonard Bernstein classic.

Going 'Bookless' :: Leigh Barrett and Kathy St. George on 'Closer Than Ever'

By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Sep 9, 2014
The New Repertory Theater opens it new season with a cycle of twenty-six self-contained songs about such ponderables as life, time, and aging. EDGE chatted with co-stars Leigh Barrett and Kathy St. George about working on a "bookless musical."

Nothing Like a Dame

By Michael Cox | Tuesday Aug 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.

A Second Chance - Original Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Tuesday Aug 12, 2014
A new chamber musical debuts about a heterosexual couple coming to terms with their respective baggage, and trying to navigate a potential relationship with one another.

Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging! - 2014 Un-Original Cast Album

By Steven Bergman | Sunday Aug 3, 2014
As the franchise approaches its 30th anniversary of skewering the latest Broadway shows and actors, this latest volume is released, tackling everyone from Sylvester Stallone to Idina Menzel.

Hedwig And The Angry Inch - Original Broadway Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Friday Jul 25, 2014
The 2014 award-winning revival releases its new soundtrack featuring the talents of Neil Patrick Harris.

Love's Labour's Lost

By Steven Bergman | Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
Ghostlight Records releases the pop/rock soundtrack to the 2013 Public Theater production.