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CD Giveaway: Off-Broadway’s With Glee

December 3, 2011 // 19 Comments

I’ve got 10 copies of the Off-Broadway Cast Album for With Glee, to give away. Comment on this entry for a chance to win. In your comments, tell us why you love musical theatre. The winners will be chosen at random using a random number generator and announced here, on Facebook and Twitter after the new year. (Be sure to include your email address so [...]

Tony Award Live Online Coverage: June 12 at 8/7c

June 10, 2011 // 2 Comments

Thanks for joining us for our live coverage of the 2011 Tony Awards right here, on Facebook and Twitter. We loved hearing what you thought of the winners, the speeches, the performances – and loved geeking out with you – so thanks for joining us! Winners are marked with a . Best Musical The Book of Mormon Catch Me If You Can The Scottsboro Boys [...]

I Feel So Much Spring

March 21, 2011 // 0 Comments

It’s been a crazy couple of months and I’m afraid my blogging has fallen to the wayside. Sadly when you simultaneously start doing eight shows a week and begin a 40-hour-a-week day job, something has to get left behind, and I’m afraid this blog was one of the casualties. But the show is winding down and the job becoming more manageable, so [...]

Broadway Snow Day Discounts

January 12, 2011 // 0 Comments

Due to the snow storm, producers and worried theatres won’t be filled for today’s matinee and evening performances, which is great news for those of you willing to make your way to a Broadway theatre. You can get these deals at the box office or online at Here are the deals I’ve been able to find: Billy Elliot: Use code [...]

My Top 10 Broadway Moments in 2010

December 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

A guest blog by Ken Davenport It’s the time of year for the ol’ look back. What memorable moments have the last 12 months brought us that could help define the next 12 months? Here are my top 10 Broadway moments for 2010 . . . in no particular order. 1. It’s a bird, it’s a plane! No, it’s actually a performance of Spiderman! [...]

Closings, castings, previews and the chance to become a producer

September 17, 2010 // 2 Comments

There’s been lots of news this last week. Here are the big items: Closing Soon West Side Story and Promises, Promises have just announced that they will close on Broadway on January 2, after playing 748 and 291 performances, respectively. West Side Story has had quite the run – an admirable revival that played to positive reviews and celebrated [...]

President Barack Obama on Broadway musicals

July 20, 2010 // 4 Comments

Yesterday, the Obama family welcomed Broadway to the White house in an event hosted by Nathan Lane, which featured performances by Idina Menzel, Audra McDonald and Brian d’Arcy James, among others. The President opened the event with a reflection on musical theatre’s national significance: “Now there’s nothing quite like the power [...]

We’re One Year Old!

June 6, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Broadway Musical Blog is officially one year old today! Thanks for joining us for the gossip, news, reviews and more. The online Broadway community is so wonderful and I’m happy to be a part of it all! Thanks for all the love and support. Can’t wait to see what the next year on Broadway has in store for us [...]

Check out the new Broadway Musical Home!

May 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

I’ve been extremely busy updating the look and content of The Broadway Musical Home so get over there and check it out now! Featuring fun new artwork commissioned especially for the site (can you name all the characters/shows pictured in the banner?) plus information about every Broadway mounting of each show (not just the premiere), video and music [...]

Smokey Joe’s Cafe Ticket Giveaway!

April 21, 2010 // 17 Comments

Win a pair of tickets to see Smokey Joe’s Café at The Papermill Playhouse. To enter, simply leave a comment below stating why you love musical theater. The winner will be chosen using on Friday, April 23. Be sure to include your email address below so we can contact you if you’ve won. Smokey Joe’s Café is licensed through R&H [...]