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Jeremy Jordan Performs "Let It Go" at MCC's Miscast Gala
On March 31, MCC presented Miscast, an annual benefit in which Broadway stars perform songs from musical roles which they would be very unlikely to land in real life. This year's event honored Allison Janney and was hosted by Victor Garber at the Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center. Performers included Sasha Allen singing from Jersey Boys, Joey Taranto singing from Funny Girl and Nicole Parker singing from The Book of Mormon. Here, Jeremy Jordan sings "Let It Go" from Disney's animated film "Frozen." Read the Playbill story.
Carole King Surprises Cast of Broadway Musical Beautiful Playbill Presents
Carole King Surprises Cast of Broadway Musical Beautiful
Grammy Award-winning music icon Carole King surprised the cast of Broadway's Beautiful: The Carole King Musical during the April 3 curtain call at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. King, who watched the show from the audience, took the stage following the evening performance, surprising much of the cast. She also performed her hit "You've Got a Friend" along with the company in front of a delighted audience. For more on the surprise visit, read the Playbill.com story.
Rocky, Aladdin, All the Way and We Will Rock You on April's Playbill Presents
Rocky, Aladdin, All the Way and We Will Rock You on April's "On Stage Across America"
April's edition of "On Stage Across America" highlights the Broadway productions of Rocky, All the Way and Disney's Aladdin and takes a peek at the national tour of We Will Rock You, a West End staple that is based on the music of iconic '70s rock band Queen. Also, Jeff Daniels talks about the Purple Rose Theatre, a theatre company he founded in his hometown of Chelsea, Michigan. For more information on this national television program, co-presented by Playbill, check local listings.
Rory O'Malley Sings U2, Van Morrison and More in Pub Crawl at Joe's Pub Playbill Presents
Rory O'Malley Sings U2, Van Morrison and More in Pub Crawl at Joe's Pub
Rory O'Malley, a Tony nominee for his performance in The Book of Mormon, debuted his autobiographical show Pub Crawl on March 10 at Joe's Pub. In the show, O'Malley talks about being raised in an Irish pub on the west side of Cleveland by his single mom and all of the bar's eclectic patrons. Highlights from the show include songs by U2, Van Morrison and Mumford & Sons. We also spoke to O'Malley about the inspiration behind Pub Crawl, and his love of Irish music. For more information, read the Playbill.com story.
A Dozen Divas Sing Playbill Presents
A Dozen Divas Sing "I Dreamed a Dream"
Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical Les Misérables has returned to Broadway and brings with it some of the most popular songs in the contemporary musical theatre canon. On March 25, Playbill posted an audio quiz asking you to identify 12 divas performing the song "I Dreamed a Dream." Here now is the "answer key": a video combining 12 different versions of Fantine's famous ballad.
Sutton Foster, Colin Donnell, Joshua Henry, Cast and Creatives Talk Violet Playbill and the Players
Sutton Foster, Colin Donnell, Joshua Henry, Cast and Creatives Talk Violet
Sutton Foster, Joshua Henry, Colin Donnell and cast mates, along with Jeanine Tesori (music), Brian Crawley (book and lyrics) and Leigh Silverman (director), chatted with Playbill about the Broadway production of Violet. Set in the deep South during the early days of the Civil Rights movement, the story follows the path of a disfigured woman (Foster) who embarks on a journey in hopes that a TV evangelist can cure her. Previews begin on March 28. Read the Playbill Story.
Sutton Foster and Cast Ready for Broadway with a Musical Preview of Violet Playbill and the Players
Sutton Foster and Cast Ready for Broadway with a Musical Preview of Violet
Sutton Foster, Joshua Henry, Colin Donnell and the cast of Jeanine Tesori and Brian Crawley's Violet took the stage at Hill Country, a New York City honky-tonk style restaurant. The cast ran through through a handful of Tesori and Crawley's evocative and heart-rending tunes including "Lay Down Your Head," "Let It Sing," "Promise Me, Violet" and "On My Way." Read the Playbill Story.
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EXCLUSIVE: A Peek at "August: Osage County" DVD Extras Featuring Tracy Letts
April 8 will find "August: Osage County" — the John Wells directed film of Tracy Letts' Pulitzer Prize winning play — released on Blu-ray combo pack, Blu-ray and DVD. Here, Letts (who also served as the film's screenwriter and is currently taking the stage on Broadway in The Realistic Joneses) talks about the real life inspiration behind the dramatic story of the troubled Weston family. See highlights from the film starring Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Chris Cooper, Margo Martindale, Juliette Lewis, Julianne Nicholson, Abigail Breslin and Dermot Mulroney.
Audra McDonald Set to Star as the Legendary Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill Playbill and the Players
Audra McDonald Set to Star as the Legendary Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill
Five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald stars as Billie Holiday in Lanie Robertson's Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill, a one person play with songs that looks at the fading career of the iconic jazz singer and recounts her life story through the songs that made her famous. Playbill sat down with McDonald, Robertson and director Lonny Price to chat about the origins of the play and how this production came together so quickly for it's upcoming run at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre. Performances began March 25. Read the Playbill story.
Laura Benanti, Cheyenne Jackson and Shuler Hensley Preview New York City Center Encores! Production of The Most Happy Fella Playbill and the Players
Laura Benanti, Cheyenne Jackson and Shuler Hensley Preview New York City Center Encores! Production of The Most Happy Fella
Frank Loesser’s The Most Happy Fella will get the New York City Center Encores! treatment in a limited engagement April 2-6. Directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, the romantic musical tells the story of an aging Napa Valley farmer, the lonely waitress who becomes his mail-order bride, and the handsome ranch hand who turns her head. Laura Benanti, Cheyenne Jackson, Shuler Hensley, Heidi Blickenstaff, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Brian Cali, Bradley Dean, Zachary James, Jessica Molaskey and Kevin Vortmann head the company. Here, cast members preview "Happy to Make Your Acquaintance," "Joey, Joey, Joey" and "Big D." See the details of the original Broadway production.
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