Little Miss Sunshine – Official Casting announced for Off-Broadway run

Little Miss Sunshine

Second Stage Theatre (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director) has found its LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE.  Nine-year old HANNAH ROSE NORDBERG will play Olive Hoover, who aspires to the coveted title of “Little Miss Sunshine,” in this new musical comedy from Tony Award winners JAMES LAPINE (book/direction) and WILLIAM FINN (music and lyrics).  Hannah joins the previously announced cast members STEPHANIE J. BLOCK and WILL CHASE, who […]

The Mystery of Edwin Drood Barnes & Noble Cast Album Event Set for Mar 8

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Barnes & Noble will host the cast album release for the new 2012 Broadway cast recording of Roundabout Theatre Company’s critically acclaimed Broadway production of The Mystery of Edwin Drood.  Hosted by Rupert Holmes, the event will be at Barnes & Noble (150 East 86th St at Lexington) on Friday, March 8th starting at 4:30PM. The “Live at Barnes and Noble” […]

Broadway Backwards Announces Len Cariou, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Karen Ziemba, and more

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Tony Award winners Len Cariou, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and Karen Ziemba have joined the star-studded lineup for this year’s Broadway Backwards, a one-night-only performance produced by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and benefiting BC/EFA and The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center of New York. The eighth annual edition of Broadway Backwards will be held Monday, March 18 at 8 PM at Broadway’s Palace Theatre. In addition to Cariou, […]

Broadway Backwards Names Celebrity Performers- Stephanie J. Block in the Line-Up

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Send to Kindle Academy Award winner and four-time Tony Award nominees Estelle Parsons, two-time Tony Award winner Judy Kaye and two-time Emmy Award winning comedian Bruce Vilanch will be featured at the eighth annual edition of Broadway Backwards. The one-night only performance will be held on Monday, March 18 at 8 PM at Broadway Palace […]

Watch “Bustle Fluffah,” a music video from the cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood

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Send to Kindle“Bustle Fluffah” Music Video w/ the Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood The cast of Roundabout Theatre Company’s new Broadway production of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood presents an original rap song and music video “Bustle Fluffah!”  Shot at Studio 54 with the company of Drood, “Bustle Fluffah” celebrates the women of […]

The Mystery of Edwin Drood Gets Four Week Extension

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Roundabout Theatre Company has announced a four week extension of the critically acclaimed new Broadway production of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood. The Mystery of Edwin Drood  is playing a limited engagement at Studio 54 through March 10th, 2013.  The original end date was February 10th, 2013. The Mystery of Edwin […]

The Mystery of Edwin Drood Revival, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Chita Rivera, Will Record Cast Album

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A cast recording of Roundabout Theatre Company’s 2012 Broadway revival of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Leading actors Stephanie J. Block, Will Chase, Gregg Edelman, Jim Norton, Chita Rivera, Andy Karl, Jessie Mueller, Betsy Wolfe, Nicholas Barasch, Peter Benson,Robert Creighton and performances from the entire Broadway cast will be preserved. The two-disc set will also include a new Act Two […]

Mystery of Edwin Drood Cast Having the Best of Times: Review Round-Up

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Rollicking musical revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood gets strong reviews You choose the murderer in The Mystery of Edwin Drood, the whodunit musical based on the unfinished novel by Charles Dickens and adapted by Tony Award-winning writer/composer Rupert Holmes (Curtains). Scott Ellis (She Loves Me) directs the production in its first return […]

‘Anything Goes’ to Play Final Performance on Broadway August 5

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Tony Award winning revival of Anything Goes, currently starring Stephanie J. Block and Joeal Grey, has begun its final eight weeks of performances. The production opened on April 7, 2011 and was scheduled to run a limited engagement of 19 weeks. It went on to be extended three times through August 5, 2012 […]

The Shake Up at ‘Anything Goes’

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Colin Donnell is taking a leave of absence from the Tony Award winning revival of Anything Goes, and, to fill his shoes for the second time, Bill English is stepping in. Donnell will return after filming the CW drama pilot “Arrow” in Vancouver. This is the second time Donnell has taken leave from […]