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“Phantom” Returns to Opera House in Spectacular New Production

By Daniel Skora

It’s the longest running musical on Broadway, 28 years and still counting. As of January 14th of this year, it’s notched 12,054 Broadway performances with audiences estimated at over 17 million people. 516 more words


January 17

January 17, 2007 – Beauty and the Beast Broadway Show Announces Closing

Beauty and the Beast has meant so much to me, both in remembering the joy of creating the animated film and seeing how audiences have embraced it on Broadway for all of these years.” – Composer Alan Menken… 63 more words

Train Confessions: Who Tells Your Story...

I am captivated by the musical Hamilton! It has displaced Wicked as number 1 on my musical theater all around best. What makes a musical an all around best to me, is the storyteller. 467 more words


La La Land (2016) - Review

★★★★ – “A love letter to Classic Hollywood.”

La La Land is written & directed by Damien Chazelle and stars Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt and J. 582 more words

Taryll Baker

The Liminality of Lazaruses, part 1

Bowie’s Lazaruses (Blackstar’s and the musical’s), Anna Kavan’s, the beggar Lazarus, Lazarus of Bethany: I’ve been thinking about Lazaruses a lot lately.

“I’m a dying man who can’t die”–  David Bowie and Enda Walsh, Lazarus: A The Musical… 1,052 more words

Review: Ghost the Musical at the Orchard Theatre

When thinking back on classic movies from my youth, Ghost is one that I always tend to forget about. I blame Dirty Dancing for this, mostly; for some unfathomable reason, that particular Patrick Swayze movie always takes first place in my mind. 615 more words


La La Land

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone play a jazz pianist and actress respectively, who both pursue their dreams in sunny Los Angeles. She has high aspirations as an actress and he wants to own his own jazz club. 350 more words