‘Smash’ Broadway Musical In Development; Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt & Neil Meron To Produce Adaptation Of NBC Series

A musical stage adaptation of NBC’s Smash is in development for Broadway, with Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt and Neil Meron on board as lead producers. Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, who wrote more than 20 songs for the 2012-13 TV … Read more…

This Actress Is Recreating Famous Broadway Musical Songs By Herself In Quarantine

Newsweek SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Coronavirus the musical: U.S. scientists turn virus into melody to aid research

From tinkling harmonies as the virus disarms cells to clashing and stormy as it replicates, U.S. scientists have translated the novel coronavirus’ spiked protein structure to music in an effort to better understand the pathogen. Reuters: Science News BEST DEAL … Read more…

Tell Me More | Episode 42: Janet Dacal on Blending Musical Languages, “In the Heights” Legacy, More

On today’s episode, Matt talks to someone who he first saw on Broadway nearly a decade ago. In April 2010, when he finally saw “In the Heights” at the Richard Rodgers, Janet Dacal had taken over the role of Nina … Read more…

Maria Pino visits Latinx Now! to talk about “Tu Secreto” and her musical inspirations | Telemundo

Telemundo English SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating … Read more…

‘Jagged Little Pill’ Musical In New York Halted After Pepper Spray Incident – Update

UPDATED AT 6:58 p.m. PT: The New York City Fire Department confirmed the substance released at the Broadhurst Theatre was pepper spray.  A matinee performance of “Jagged Little Pill” was halted Saturday in New York, after someone sprayed a substance … Read more…

Maségo — singer, dancer, ‘musical actor’ — is having a breakout year. But will the fame get to his head?

The fact that the 25-year-old has no formal music education — save for “YouTube University,” as he calls it — makes his ascent all the more notable. Arts and Entertainment SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

At Least Your Morning Commute Wasn’t As Bad As Getting Stuck Behind A Frozen 2 Musical In L.A. Traffic

James Corden and the cast of ‘Frozen 2’ staged a quickie of a musical right in the middle of Los Angeles traffic for a riveting installment of the late night host’s Crosswalk the Musical segment. Movies – News BEST DISCOUNT … Read more…

Pete Buttigieg plays the didgeridoo and other unexpected musical talents of the 2020 candidates

You know about Beto O’Rourke on the guitar, of course, but what about Bernie Sanders’s spoken-word album? Reliable Source SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Yes, ‘A Star Is Born’ is competing as a drama and not a musical at the Golden Globes. Here’s why.

As soon as the nominations were released Thursday morning, people had questions about the hit film’s category. Arts and Entertainment SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of … Read more…

Transparent‘s Excruciating Musical Finale Hits One False Note After the Next

Jill Soloway’s Amazon dramedy Transparent debuted, in 2014, to near-universal praise and an armful of Emmys. Its story of a septuagenarian trans woman’s long-delayed decision to begin her transition—and explain who she really is to her conventional ex-wife and three … Read more…

New York Premiere Of Barry Manilow Musical HARMONY To Play National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene In 2020

While Barry Manilow is preparing to bring his concert to the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre next month as part of this summer’s IN RESIDENCEseries, he announced on Saturday night at his Las Vegas residency that he is finally going to be bringing … Read more…

This Week on Broadway for August 11, 2019: Jim Steinman’s Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Jim Steinman’s Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical, Two’s A Crowd @ 59e59, Michael Feinstein (with Marilyn Maye): I Happen to Like New York @ Feinstein’s/54 Below, Hannah Senesh @ … Read more…

‘Aladdin’ Teases a Fabulous Musical Number Led by Will Smith; Here’s Everything We Know

Disney's live-action adaptations of their animated classics are serious business. Even this year's Christopher Robin quietly grossed more than $ 200 million worldwide. There are many more to come, including four features arriving in 2019 alone: Dumbo, Aladdin, The Lion … Read more…

Today in Movie Culture: ‘Her Smell’ Music Video, ‘Hellboy’ Musical Parody, ‘Missing Link’ VFX Breakdown and More

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Music Video of the Day: Alex Ross Perry’s punk rock movie Her Smell hits theaters today, and to showcase one of its tunes, Gunpowder & … Read more…

BWW Exclusive: Listen to Adrienne Warren Belt Out ‘What’s Love Got to Do with It?’ on TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Cast Recording

TINA – THE Tina TURNER MUSICAL Original London Cast Recording will be released by Ghostlight Records for digital download and streaming tomorrow, March 29. The show is currently a hit at the Aldwych Theatre in London’s West End and will … Read more…

Bebe Winans Dishes About His New Jim Bakker And Tammy Faye-Inspired Musical ‘Born For This’

Cindy Adams of Page Six chopped it up with four-time Grammy winner BeBe Winans about his coming musical “Born for This.” “Another jukebox Broadway thing?” she asked him. “No, ma’am. I lived in New York 10 years and saw every musical ever made. I was Harpo in ‘The … Read more…

‘The Color Purple’ Will Hit the Big Screen Again in Musical Form; Here’s Everything We Know

As long as you're going to remake a movie, you might as well do something different with the material. That's why musical remakes are so much more interesting than straight rehashes. They tend to follow the original movie being turned … Read more…