Stage Door Canteen: Broadway Responds to World War II CD Release

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Inspired by Ted Chapin’s Lyrics & Lyricists program at New York’s 92nd Street Y, Stage Door Canteen: Broadway Responds to World War II, a new cast recording, was released by DRG Records. Produced by Hugh Fordin, Stage Door Canteen presents an array of both standards and rare song selections of the day in […]

Acclaimed Singer/Actress Anastasia Barzee Releases First Solo Album, prepares Concert

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Send to Kindle  Television and Broadway star, Anastasia Barzee has released her first solo album titled, “The Dimming of the Day.”  Produced by Grammy Award nominated Matt Pierson and Arranged by multi Grammy Award-winner Gil Goldstein, the album was released September 27th on Ghostlight Records.  Barzee’s sophisticated, sweeping CD re-imagines an eclectic range of Broadway, pop and jazz-infused songs, […]

How To Succeed… 2011 Revival Cast Recording Review

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By Samantha Dupler In 1962, Abe Burrows’ How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying won both the Tony Award for Best Musical and Pulitzer Prize in Drama. This year, the current production starring Daniel Radcliffe in the iconic role of J. Pierrepont Finch was nominated for a Tony once again, this time […]

Up In the Air About Catch Me If You Can’s OBC Recording

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By Samantha Dupler Catch Me If You Can, a new musical written by four-time Tony award winner Terrence McNally with music by Hairspray’s Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, flew into theaters earlier this year with a turbulent mix of reviews. The show is based on the 2002 Spielberg film of the same title, […]

Book of Mormon Original Broadway Cast Recording Review

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By Samantha Dupler   For anyone who follows theater, we know it has been impossible to escape the inordinate amount of hype surrounding Broadway’s latest hit The Book of Mormon, starring Andrew Rannells and Josh Gad. The musical, penned by Avenue Q’s Robert Lopez and South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, […]