Topics :: musical theater

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.

The Walk Across America For Mother Earth

By Kilian Melloy | Monday Jul 14, 2014
Taylor Mac's new musical keeps its eyes open when it comes to the self-conscious showmanship of certain brands of activism, even while indulging in it.

Aladdin - Original Broadway Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Wednesday Jun 25, 2014
Disney’s take on "The Arabian Nights" is finally given the full-blown Broadway treatment, and preserved on disc for the enjoyment of its legions of fans.

Bullets Over Broadway - Original Broadway Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Wednesday Jun 11, 2014
Woody Allen’s 1994 film is finally adapted for the musical stage, and we wonder what took so long.

The Bridges Of Madison County - Original Broadway Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Wednesday May 21, 2014
This noted novel and film is adapted for the stage featuring a welcomed, new score from composer Jason Robert Brown.

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

By Steven Bergman | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Another pop star catalog is given the Broadway biography treatment, and despite heartfelt performances the results don’t yearn for necessity.

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.