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  • What makes Broadway revivals tick

    What makes Broadway revivals tick
    When "South Pacific" opened on Broadway in 1949, it galvanized the public and the press. The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical went on to run for five years, chalking up more than 1,900 performances. And when "South Pacific" received its first full-fledged...
  • Plenty of talent on tap in Infinity Theatre's 'Dames at Sea'

    Plenty of talent on tap in Infinity Theatre's 'Dames at Sea'
    Infinity Theatre's second show of the summer season, the tap-happy, Navy-crazy "Dames at Sea," opened last weekend to the enthusiastic applause of near-capacity audiences. Infinity's co-producing artistic directors Anna and Alan Ostroff have a winning...
  • 'Hairspray' yields many happy returns

    "Hairspray" will go down in theater history as the quintessential Broadway success story. The production, based on Baltimorean John Waters' 1988 cult movie, focuses on a tubby teenager who wins her way onto a local TV show in 1962 and integrates the...
  • Cinderella of Baltimore

    NEW YORK - The elements all are there: A ball gown, a lost glass object, even a fairy godfather. Most of all, this real-life fairy tale has, at its center, a beautiful woman who worked very hard for a very long time before her dream - one she never...
  • 'Hairspray' snags eight Tony Awards

    Hairspray put the final rhinestones in its tiara last night when it swept the 57th annual Tony Awards with eight of the little silver trophies, including the top prize, for Best Musical. A radiant Margo Lion, the show's Baltimore-born producer,...
  • 2012 Grammy Nominations

    1. Record Of The Year Lonely Boy The Black Keys The Black Keys & Danger Mouse, producers; Tom Elmhirst & Kennie Takahashi, engineers/mixers; Brian Lucey, mastering engineer Track from: El Camino [Nonesuch] Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) Kelly Clarkson...
  • 2013 Grammy Award nominees

    Indie-rock trio Fun. and R&B/hip-hop star Frank Ocean scored big in Grammy Award nominations, scoring six nods apiece mostly in the top Grammy categories. The Recording Academy announced the nominations Wednesday during a show in Nashville. The 55th...
  • The Lamb Lives on at Long Wharf

    A month or so ago, I mentioned to my 8-year-old daughter that I’d just done a phone interview with the man who trained the dogs who’ve played Sandy in every Broadway production of Annie. She responded that she’d just been reading about...
  • This 'Follies' is no second fiddle

    This 'Follies' is no second fiddle
    Among Stephen Sondheim fans, it's already being called "the other 'Follies.'" When Gary Griffin and Chicago Shakespeare Theater began making plans for a major Chicago revival of the 1971 musical (book by James Goldman, music and lyrics by Sondheim)...
  • Poignant and bittersweet, 'Follies' sways between past and present

    Poignant and bittersweet, 'Follies' sways between past and present
    NEW YORK — For the Kennedy Center revival of “Follies,” a 1971 musical about a bittersweet showgirls' reunion on the eve of the demolition of their beloved old theatrical grind joint, the inside of Broadway's Marquis Theatre has been...
  • The scoop on 'Smash,' new TV show about the Broadway process

    The scoop on 'Smash,' new TV show about the Broadway process
    "Smash,"  the mid-season NBC replacement TV show all about the process of creating a new Broadway musical, had what the producers said was the first screening of its pilot episode before "real people" on Monday night in Chicago. Brian D'Arcy James, one of...
  • Barbra Streisand as Mama Rose? Why not Patti LuPone?

     
    The rumor mill is swirling once again about a possible movie version of "Gypsy" starring Barbra Streisand. Reports in the New York media earlier this week said that the star is considering playing the monstrous stage matriarch, Mama Rose. On......