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Christy Altomare discusses how playing the titular role in Broadway-bound <i>Anastasia</i> changed her life

Christy Altomare discusses how playing the titular role in Broadway-bound Anastasia changed her life

  There is a collective gasp from the audience every night when Christy Altomare steps on stage as the Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova.  She is poised, graceful, scrappy, and it’s… Read more »

<i>Crazy Ex-Girlfriend</i> star Gabrielle Ruiz on transitioning from stage to screen, her <i>Hamilton</i> connection

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star Gabrielle Ruiz on transitioning from stage to screen, her Hamilton connection

Gabrielle Ruiz welcomes the dislike bestowed by fans onto her Crazy Ex-Girlfriend character Valencia. Ruiz, who has spent the last year playing the self-interested and often brutally honest Valencia in… Read more »

<i>Crazy Ex-Girlfriend</i> star Rachel Bloom on her musical theatre roots, her version of <i>42nd Street</i>, and why she would take <i>Hamilton</i> to an alien planet

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star Rachel Bloom on her musical theatre roots, her version of 42nd Street, and why she would take Hamilton to an alien planet

  As the co-creator and star of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Rachel Bloom is changing the landscape for musical theatre. Bloom has combined her dark, smart sense of humor with a love… Read more »

‘Allegiance’ star Telly Leung talks about the production’s conception and the potential move to Broadway

‘Allegiance’ star Telly Leung talks about the production’s conception and the potential move to Broadway

In March, it was announced that Allegiance: A New American Musical, would be getting a developmental lab staging in New York in April and May of this year.  The musical, which… Read more »

How do the Anniversary Concerts of ‘Les Miserables’ compare to the 2012 movie?

How do the Anniversary Concerts of ‘Les Miserables’ compare to the 2012 movie?

Les Miserables is the West End’s longest running musical. It is so big, in fact, that it is almost impossible not to be aware of the show. Running in London… Read more »

Melody Monday: ‘Broadway Backwards’ brings a new twist to classics

Melody Monday: ‘Broadway Backwards’ brings a new twist to classics

Musical theatre is a world of tradition, and the annual Broadway Backwards is one of its better ones. This year marked its eighth anniversary. Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS produces the event… Read more »