Category: Musicals
Your Broadway Fall Preview! 2022 Edition
By RAVEN SNOOK
Friday, August 26, 2022  •   Musicals  •    2 comments Share This
Fri Aug 26, 2022  •   Musicals  •    2 comments Share This
A guide to 20 upcoming musicals and plays --- Broadway marks its one-year anniversary of reopening with an exciting and diverse slate of fall productions. There are starry play revivals (Samuel L. Jackson and John David Washington in The Piano Lesson, Corey Hawkins and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in Topdog/Underdog); new musicals with great out-of-town...
Two Tony Nominees on Their New-Old Musical
By LINDA BUCHWALD
Thursday, August 25, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Aug 25, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Michael John LaChiusa and Ellen Fitzhugh on the many iterations of Los Otros --- How did Michael John LaChiusa and Ellen Fitzhugh's musical monologue Tres Niñas transform into the two-hander Los Otros? It's a 14-year journey that harks back even further to Fitzhugh's childhood. In 2008, the NYC-based theatre company Premieres launched its...
Why 'The Butcher Boy' Sang to Asher Muldoon
By CAREY PURCELL
Thursday, August 04, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Aug 4, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
The Princeton University undergrad makes his Off-Broadway debut with his musical adaptation of Patrick McCabe's novel, starring Nicholas Barasch --- Asher Muldoon was five when he saw his first Broadway musical. It wasn't The Lion King or Annie. It was the 2005 revival of Sweeney Todd, and it certainly inspired him to carve his own path. "Some...
How Broadway Powerhouse Daryl Roth Fell For a Teenage Musical Fantasy
By SANDY MACDONALD
Wednesday, July 27, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Wed Jul 27, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
The notion of "happily ever after" gets a fresh twist in this page-to-stage adaptation of Between the Lines Indecent. The Kite Runner. How I Learned to Drive. Jagged Little Pill. During her three-decade, 120-plus-productions career, producer Daryl Roth has gravitated toward grown-up fare, plays and musicals that explored sensitive subjects—incest,...
Seeing Myself in 'Company' for the First Time
By DANIEL GUSS
Thursday, July 14, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Jul 14, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
A slightly rearranged revival gave me a new appreciation of one of my favorite musicals --- Something was different about this revival of Company. With the revival of any musical, there are always differences: scenery, costumes, lighting, character interpretation, orchestration, keys. Changes in text often occur as well—authors' prerogatives...
Always More to Learn at 'Into the Woods'
By DANIEL GUSS
Tuesday, June 28, 2022  •   Musicals  •    2 comments Share This
Tue Jun 28, 2022  •   Musicals  •    2 comments Share This
With the musical's summer Broadway engagement, a longtime fan takes stock of the show's life lessons --- Watching Into the Woods at City Center Encores! this past spring was the first time I felt the kind of exhilaration that theatre used to provide on a regular basis before the pandemic. Beyond gratitude that I could still have that experience, there...
Why David Paymer Loves Billy Crystal Like a Brother
By RAVEN SNOOK
Friday, June 10, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Fri Jun 10, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
The veteran character actor on returning to Broadway in Mr. Saturday Night --- The first time Billy Crystal used his iconic Mr. Saturday Night catchphrase "See what I did there?" on David Paymer, the comedian almost killed him. "I'd had a number of callbacks to play Stan, the brother of Billy's character Buddy in the Mr. Saturday Night movie," Paymer...
WATCH: TDF's 'A Strange Loop' Conversation
Wednesday, June 08, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Wed Jun 8, 2022  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Edwin Bates, Mars Rucker and L Morgan Lee on performing in the groundbreaking musical A Strange Loop star L Morgan Lee just made history as the first openly trans performer to be nominated for a Tony Award. But she's not the only cast member in Michael R. Jackson's critically acclaimed "big, Black and queer-ass great American musical" to be expanding...
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