‘Tis the season to buy stuff… so why not buy some of that awesome show memorabilia or a cast recording that you’ve been eyeing the last couple of months. Here’s the list of Broadway gifts I plan to buy this holiday season. I also bet these gifts would be the perfect idea for any Broadway enthusiast! 10. […]Read more "Ten Broadway Christmas Gifts You Should Buy For Yourself"
by: Dan Mason (@djdan1079) We are just about 12 hours away from the announcement of this year’s Tony nominees, and in the final installment of this series, we will make predictions for which shows will be competing for musical theatre’s highest honor. Best Revival of a Musical There seems to be an overall consensus that […]Read more "Tony Award Predictions- Part 3"
by: Dan Mason (@djdan1079) As the theatre community gets ready for the Tony nominations on Tuesday, we are back with part 2 of our fearless predictions. Best Featured Actor in a Musical As deep as the leading actor category feels this year, the pool of candidates for featured actor category feels equally shallow. There do seem […]Read more "Tony Award Predictions- Part 2"
by: Dan Mason (@djdan1079) Leap of Faith is the stage adaptation of the little seen 1992 movie starring Steve Martin as a flim-flam, travelling preacher with an appetite for booze, women, and swindling the downtrodden. After a critically panned tryout in Los Angeles last year, producers scrambled to rework the show in time for this […]Read more "Thoughts on “Leap of Faith” First Preview- 4/3/12 @ St James Theater"
It’s that time of year, when shows are starting rehearsal, full casts are being released and the Spring Broadway buzz is starting! It’s exciting! Last year I posted the 2011 Spring Broadway Posters and it started a lot of interesting commentary in the comments, on Twitter and Facebook. After 192 votes, Born Yesterday and Wonderland ended up being […]Read more "2012 Spring Broadway Posters – What’s Your Favorite?"
By now, you’ve heard that new Broadway revival of On a Clear Day You Can See Forever will be closing up shop on January 29th, 2012. Maybe you are wondering: Why is this show closing? Here’s the top 5 reasons I think On a Clear Day You Can See Forever is closing: 5. Shortage of Tony Nominations […]Read more "Five Reasons that “On a Clear Day You Can See Forever” is Closing so Soon"
Make sure you read the updated version of this post here. Last night, the first musical of 2012, Porgy & Bess, opened to great reviews. This upcoming six months on Broadway should be a very exciting. At least, it’s going to be a lot better than the 2010-2011 season, and the first half of this […]Read more "Top 5 New 2012 Broadway Musicals I’m Excited About"