Tanner's final chapter describes in detail the specific careers of a number of black women who entered professional theatre as singers and/or dancers in the musical shows described in her previous chapters, and who also went on to perform in dramatic roles on Broadway
Mark Tergesen, ABS Partners managing director, said his team looked at properties on Broadway
for the better part of two years before settling on 440.
Unmoored from the ebb and flow of the script, jostling one another side by side, the dances that were pure genius on Broadway
lose their context and the emotional punch that they carry in the theater.
Nonetheless, the deeply affectionate relationship between Frodo and Sam was first a revelation at age 11 for Broadway
, who plans to continue making gay-centered films through Stormcrow.
"There's going to be a certain market (on the road) that comes see a show because it's a Broadway
show," says Wolf.
Tickets are $350, from Inside Broadway
, (212) 245-0710, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The stage version of the Disney movie is a London hit, arriving on Broadway
with Gavin Lee repeating his star-making turn as Bert the sooty chimneysweep.
"I hope it doesn't happen," says the Dodgers' Michael David, who hasn't changed his opinion even though his org's Off Broadway
complex, Dodger Stages, opens this fall.
"The tenant was searching for space in or near Broadway
's theater district, which is the most convenient location for many of its students, and it needed to secure a lease by the end of the year," said Rayner.
Now a big-budget film musical--due out nationwide November 23--Rent still matters, even if the "Rentheads" who were teens when the show began are now pushing 30, and the Broadway
cast members who re-create their roles in the film--Rapp, Menzel, and Heredia along with Pascal, Martin, and Diggs--needed a little movie magic to once again embody their 20-something alter egos.
For the past year, Schuster and a consortium of producers have been at work on a $20 million complex of Off Broadway
theaters at 37th Street and 10th Avenue, due to open next fall.
As part of its new commitment to 120 Broadway
, Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo plans to enhance and freshen its already impressively designed and furnished installation.
When it finally sank in that at 30 she was going to be choreographing a high-visibility, high-stakes Broadway
musical with theater stars (Alan Cumming, Jim Dale), music stars (Cyndi Lauper, Nellie McKay) and even a TV star (Ana Gasteyer), she still managed to stay cool.
: The American Musical * Produced and directed by Michael Kantor * Written by Kantor and Laurence Maslon * PBS * October 19-21, 9 P.M.-11 P.M.
The difference between a Broadway
play and an Off Broadway
play used to be the size of the theater and the cost of the ticket.