TheaterAdvisor's Broadway and Musical Top Ten Lists

Top 10 Movie Musical Flops of All-Time

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With the recent success of Les Miserables, the movie musical is alive and well. The Academy Awards recently celebrated the last decade of great movie musicals, however, not all endeavors are so fruitful. Let’s hope the upcoming adaptation of The Last Five Years, starring Jeremy Jordan and Anna Kendrick will do a little […]

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Top Ten Musical Numbers from TV Shows

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Admit it, you love an impromptu musical numbers. Who doesn’t? “Glee” and “Smash” may do it every week, but in non-musical television programs, the musical number is a rare gem. We’ve compiled ten of our favorites. Cherish them. 10. Pushing Daisies “Pushing Daisies” featured Lee Pace as Ned, a pie-maker with the power […]

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Broadway’s Top Ten Pop Hits

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There was a time when the most popular American songs came straight from the Great White Way. The songs we’ve selected are not just known by Broadway buffs. They’ve seeped into the mainstream. Check out our our top ten Broadway pop hits. 10. I Don’t Know How to Love Him, from Jesus Christ Superstar […]

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Top Ten Movie Musicals

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The movie musical is back! Though the golden age of the movie musical is said to have been sometime between 1930 and 1960, musicals have always been a relevant genre and, today, it thrives. With the recent release of “Les Miserables” and the announcement that this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, to be held […]

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Top Ten Creepy Broadway Musicals

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It’s Halloween! And to get you in the spirit of giving—candy, that is, we put together a list of ten spook-filled Broadway musicals. These shows take you to a different world filled with princesses and fairies, witches and phantoms, of course. Halloween is the perfect time of year to pay heed to a […]

Top Ten Broadway – Theater related videos on youtube

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Here are the Top Ten Broadway – theater related videos on Youtube as of August, 2012. (Criteria for selection: must be performed by an actor or actress that has been on Broadway, West End or other theatrical production. Must be a performance, not a recording playing over images.) Which ones are your favorites? […]

Top Ten TV Shows Featuring Broadway Actors, part 2

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Here’s part 2 of our ode to “Smash,” new musical series that features a league of extraordinary Broadway stars. Here, compiled, are the top five television shows that feature Broadway actors. Check out the other five here. These shows are ranked in accord with their received honors. 5. The Good Wife Stage credits […]

Top Ten TV Shows Featuring Broadway Actors, part 1

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In the vein of Smash, which boasts a number of celebrated Broadway stars, we thought it would be fun to check out other television shows that also feature Broadway’s best. As it turns, Broadway is well represented these days. Compiled here are the first five of our list. These shows are ranked in […]

Top Ten Broadway Love Songs

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In honor of Valentine’s Day, here is a list of some of Broadway’s best love songs. They run the gamut– gripping, sincere and sappy, of course. Happy Valentine’s Day any enjoy. 10. “Hello, Young Lovers” From The King and I This song is from the 1951 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical and was performed […]

Best of 2011: Top Ten Ad Campaigns

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Innovative ideas, A-List Celebrity, or just plain Luck Traditionally, word-of-mouth is noted as the most influential factor in show selection. Advertisements can only do so much to situate the show; people have to talk. Many productions have turned to alternative methods to aid in the sharing of information, promoting greater interest. Other shows […]