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Kristin Chenoweth explores her career and passion for theatre in her <i>Love Letter to Broadway</i>

Kristin Chenoweth explores her career and passion for theatre in her Love Letter to Broadway

For a woman of only 4’11”, Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth certainly knows how to command a room. Chenoweth, who gives true meaning to Shakespeare’s words, “And though she be… Read more »

Carmen Cusack on making her solo concert debut at Feinstein’s/54 Below, playing Tony nominated <I>Bright Star</i> heroine Alice Murphy

Carmen Cusack on making her solo concert debut at Feinstein’s/54 Below, playing Tony nominated Bright Star heroine Alice Murphy

by Casey Mink Carmen Cusack just wrapped her critically acclaimed—and Tony-nominated—run in the Broadway musical Bright Star, marking one of the most rapturously celebrated Broadway debuts in recent memory. But the… Read more »

<i>Star of the Week</i>: Andréa Burns’ Nuanced Ability to Surprise Audiences Puts Her On Top

Star of the Week: Andréa Burns’ Nuanced Ability to Surprise Audiences Puts Her On Top

by Celeste Montaño It seems that Andréa Burns loves contradictions. Her shows at Feinstein’s/54 Below, for example, are inspired by her love for both musical theatre and pop music, often… Read more »

Josh and the City: Is the ‘Into the Woods’ film jeopardizing its story by packing Hollywood stars into the cast?

Josh and the City: Is the ‘Into the Woods’ film jeopardizing its story by packing Hollywood stars into the cast?

Once upon a time, it was said that Into the Woods was going to be made into a film. It’s actually happening. Right off the bat, I must say that… Read more »

Theatre Talk Thursday: Which composer would write the music for a musical of your life?

Theatre Talk Thursday: Which composer would write the music for a musical of your life?

There are very few elements of musical theatre more important that the music itself.  After all, if there were no music, it wouldn’t be a musical!  So naturally, the composer… Read more »

Happy Birthday to Broadway Composers Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber

Happy Birthday to Broadway Composers Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber

Today, Broadway fans everywhere celebrate the birthdays of two of the most celebrated composers of our generation: Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber. They are the masterminds behind some of… Read more »