“Hell on Earth” – The team begins their pursuit of a marquee star, as Eileen (Anjelica Huston) charges Tom and Julia (Christian Borle and Debra Messing) with finding a title for the newly reinvigorated musical. Karen (Katharine McPhee) and Ivy (Megan Hilty) find themselves in competition again — this time for an orange juice […]Read more "Listening to… SMASH – “Hell on Earth” – Season 1, Episode 9"
Everything comes to a head as Eileen (Anjelica Huston), Derek (Jack Davenport) and the team present “Marilyn The Musical” to would-be investors. Ivy (Megan Hilty) is under pressure to perform, while her mother, Broadway star Leigh Conroy (special guest Bernadette Peters), undermines her at every turn. Karen (Katharine McPhee) must decide between the workshop and […]Read more "Listening to… SMASH – “The Workshop” – Season 1, Episode 7"
The three songs available for last night’s episode of “Smash,” entitled “Let’s Be Bad,” include: “Let’s Be Bad” – written by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman; performed by Megan Hilty. “It’s a Man’s Man’s World” – written by James Brown and Betty Jean Newsome; performed by Katharine McPhee. “A Song for You” – written by […]Read more "Listening to: SMASH – “Let’s Be Bad”, Season 1 – Episode 5"
“The Cost of Art” – Karen (Katharine McPhee) must learn to advance in the high-stakes world of Broadway, as Derek (Jack Davenport) hosts a party for hot young star Lyle (guest star Nick Jonas). Eileen (Anjelica Huston) tries a sly new strategy for raising funds, while Tom (Christian Borle) goes on a first date. Debra […]Read more "Listening to: SMASH – “The Cost of Art”, Season 1 – Episode 4"
If you haven’t already been hooked to the new TV show, “Smash”, then you better jump on board. Check out the music from this week’s episode, “Enter Mr. DiMaggio”. “Grenade” (featuring the cast of SMASH and Will Chase): “Redneck Woman” (featuring the cast of SMASH and Katherine McPhee): “Mr. & Mrs. Smith” (featuring the cast […]Read more "Listening to: SMASH – “Enter Mr. DiMaggio”, Season 1 – Episode 3"
All photos were used with permission from the original owner, Steve Kazee. These photos are already inspiring my ridiculous love for this new musical. I’m so excited that I’ll be able to hear the cast recording before I get to see it in May. Check out Once’s official website. If you haven’t listened to the music from […]Read more "Photos from the Cast Recording of “Once”"
Here it is! The Original Broadway Cast recording of Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Cyndi Lauper and Tina Turner, Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical: Original Broadway Cast Recording is a veritable history of dance music that tells the story of a trio of friends on a heart-warming, uplifting adventure who hop aboard a battered […]Read more "Listening to: “Priscilla Queen of the Desert” – Original Broadway Cast Recording"