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A Chain of Musicals: LEGALLY BLONDE

In January, Musical Cyberspace is going to work through a chain of musicals. This is how it works: each day I will discuss, in brief, a musical linked to the previous day’s musical by some kind of common ground. It … Continue reading

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Musical Theatre Haiku Month: PROMISES, PROMISES

Promises, Promises Office girl meets boy An only, lonely Christmas Germ-bred pneumonia Want to write your own Promises, Promises haiku? Head to the comment box and give it a try!

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OPENING NIGHT: HOW TO SUCCEED… on Broadway

The second Broadway revival of HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING opens tonight. Continue reading

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2010 Drama Desk Awards

The Drama Desk Awards were presented last night in a ceremony hosted by Patti LuPone. Memphis won 4 awards, including Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Montego Glover tied with Catherine Zeta-Jones), Outstanding Music and Orchestrations. La Cage aux … Continue reading

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PROMISES, PROMISES Opening Night

Rob Ashford’s Broadway revival of Promises, Promises, starring Sean Hayes and Kristen Chenoweth, opens on Broadway tonight. here are some clips from the show to celebrate the event: I think the show promises pretty good things in terms of its … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH: September Premiere for LEAP OF FAITH

Leap of Faith, the new musical by Alan Menken, Glenn Slater and Janus Cercone, will have its world premiere in Los Angeles later this year. Directed by Rob Ashford (who directed Broadway’s Promises, Promises and is already set for a … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH: Radcliffe to Help BUSINESS Succeed on Broadway

Daniel Radcliffe will star in a revival of HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING with the Frank Loesser score and the Abe Burrows-Jack Weinstock-Willie Gilbert book next year. Continue reading

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