November 30, 2015

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News: Top Ten Lists
Jonathan Groff, Renee Elise Goldsberry and Christian Borle — We Want to Get You Alone (Onstage, at Least!)
17 Nov 2015
They've razzle-dazzled us on a Broadway stage, but there are some big-time stars theatre lovers would like to get up close and personal with on a smaller stage. We present a list of performers we'd like to gift their fans with a solo show — and soon!

If You Liked Lion King, You'll Enjoy Once On This Island! 10 Suggestions for Theatre People Based on Their Interests
15 Nov 2015
One of the only activities theatre lovers enjoy more than seeing a live performance is recommending a new show to a fellow Broadway baby. Pre and post-show cocktail hour conversations are filled with suggestions of new productions or old cast recordings that have to be seen or heard. We offer a few suggestions of musicals our readers might enjoy.

Another Opening! The 10 Most Thrilling Opening Numbers in Musicals
25 Sep 2015 -- In Gypsy, Rose says, "If you have a good strong finish, they'll forgive anything." That may very well be true, but I think the most important thing in a musical is the opening number.

See What Show Is the Most-Produced Play of the Season
16 Sep 2015 -- American Theatre Magazine has released its list of the Top Ten Most-Produced Plays of the 2015-16 season, offering an overview of the most popular names and works being staged in the U.S. The most-produced play in the upcoming season will be Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize winner Disgraced, which opened on Broadway last October.

From Ancient Greece to Angry Inch, Take a Look at the History of Drag in Theatre (14 Aug 2015)

Grande Dames in Great Roles: Women Who Found a Second Career Onstage (31 Jul 2015)

10 Pop Singers We Want To See Write a Broadway Musical (24 Jul 2015)

10 Actors You May Not Know Starred in Different Roles in the Same Musical (17 Jul 2015)

Lena Hall as Pink? Idina Menzel as Radiohead? 10 Transformative Covers of Pop Songs by Broadway Stars (10 Jul 2015)

Justin Timberlake as Hedwig! Meryl Streep as Anything! Stars We Need to See in a Broadway Musical! (03 Jul 2015)

Liza and Patti and Angela — The Definitive Divas Who Are Gay Icons (26 Jun 2015)

From Falsettos to Fun Home: Lesbian Characters Move from Sidelines to Center Stage (19 Jun 2015)

The Essential LGBTQ Love Songs From Rent, Spider-Woman, La Cage and Fun Home (12 Jun 2015)

Missed Cues, Mic Drops and Onstage Makeouts: Memorable Moments from the Tony Awards (05 Jun 2015)

After Winning Their First Tony, They Haven't Been Back! Where Have These 10 Performers Been? (29 May 2015)

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