A Lovely Night for Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella–Review Round-Up

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Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella, which opened Sunday at the Broadway Theatre, mixes songs from the back catalog of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II along with music they wrote for the original 1957 TV version of this classic tale, which starred Julie Andrews hot off her turn as Eliza Doolittle on Broadway. With […]

$35 Million Musical Plans to Launch in Vegas

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Producers of the new musical, The Man, which chronicles the rise and fall of a fictional music superstar, are setting things in motion. The musical, which has an estimated budget of $35 million will likely hit Las Vegas before heading to Broadway. Producer Mark Lamica is working to compile a score made up […]

Broadway Musical Planned Featuring Music of Award Winning Songwriter Diane Warren

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Broadway producer Dede Harris has optioned the music catalogue of Diane Warren, one of the most popular and successful contemporary songwriters of our time, to create a new musical for the Broadway stage. Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winner and six-time Academy Award nominee Diane Warren is the first songwriter in the history of […]

Heather Headley and Lloyd Owen Will Star in New Musical The Bodyguard in West End

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Thea Sharrock will direct The Bodyguard, a new musical based on the Warner Bros. film of the same name with screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan. It is scheduled to open at the Adelphi Theatre in Autumn 2012. Preview begin November 6, twenty years after the release of the Oscar nominated film. The official opening […]

Remebering Whitney: Songs from Broadway

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By now, I’m sure you’ve heard, the Grammy Award winning singer, Whitney Houston died on February 11 at the age of 48. Currently, a stage adaptation of The Bodyguard is in production, which may feature Heather Hedley, and her final film, Sparkle, may become a stage production as well. The star never appeared […]