Hear Audra McDonald, Julie Andrews, Laura Benanti and many more in our Broadway anniversary playlist for December on Spotify! Join us as we celebrate the anniversaries of unforgettable musicals like ‘South Pacific,’ ‘Man of La Mancha,’ and ‘Candide‘! Listen below!
“[Rodgers and Hammerstein] were the last people to be invited to the party” Hear more from Ted Chapin on The Sound of Music as we celebrate it’s opening at the Lunt Fontanne Theater 58 years ago today! For history, behind-the-scenes cast recording photos, and to stream The Sound of Music (Original Broadway Cast Recording) with […]
Visit SpongeBob SquarePants The Musical‘s “Bikini Bottom Day” below! SpongeBob SquarePants The Musical is a one-of-a-kind Broadway musical with original songs written by Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady Antebellum, Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Panic! […]
Few shows in the history of the musical theatre have attained the cult status enjoyed by Follies. The Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman extravaganza – about a class reunion of former chorines of the legendary Weismann Follies (a metaphor for the Ziegfeld revues) – premiered on April 4, 1971 at the Winter Garden and closed a year later […]
A one-act musical by Lynn Ahrens (book and lyrics) and Stephen Flaherty (music), Once On This Island is a retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid transposed to the French Antilles with elements of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet thrown in for good measure. The result is a charming Caribbean fantasy that premiered at Playwrights Horizons on April 6, 1990, and […]