One for You, One for Them: 5 Serious Questions (and 5 Silly Ones) with Phantom of the Opera Star Sierra Boggess

Andrew Lloyd Webber has been livestreaming his legendary musicals on his The Shows Must Go On YouTube channel. Following previous airings of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Jesus Christ Superstar, audiences will be able to access The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall for free until Sunday 11am PT / 2pm…

A Genuinely Honest Defense of Cats (And an Analysis of Why That’s So Rare)

Reviews and reactions to Tom Hooper’s Cats are comparable to an international tragedy. Critics and audiences are describing feelings of shock and horror, being uncomfortably mesmerized, and begging for the sweet release of death in order to escape the timeline in which we currently live. The box office is abysmal, with Universal Pictures set to…

AWARDS SEASON 2018: Tony Award-Winners — UPDATING LIVE

It's Tony time!!!! We loved live updating with you all night long starting with red carpet coverage at 5 p.m. and staying into the wee hours of the night when they finally announce Best Musical! Thanks for bookmarking our awards page, refreshing this page and following us on Facebook and Twitter as we posted the winners,…

The Reviews for SUNSET BOULEVARD are In…

The reviews for Sunset Boulevard are in - and it might better be called the Glenn Close show. The pared-down remount of Andrew Lloyd Webber's 1994 musical features a simpler, more artistic set that only heightens and better spotlights the work of a true legend. Someway, somehow, Ms. Close manages to outdo the dazzling performance…

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The Reviews for CATS Are In…

The reviews for Cats are in, and if you liked the sensational original Broadway production, you'll like this one too. As some reviewers proclaim, there's no middle-ground when it comes to Cats - you love it or you hate it - and with this new version offering little that's new, you're unlikely to switch sides now.…

The Reviews for SCHOOL OF ROCK are In…

The reviews for School of Rock are in, and this new musical pumps out infectious fun like a Fender amp pumps out high-flying guitar solos.  Based on the 2003 movie starring Jack Black, the musical features Alex Brightman in the leading role of Dewey - and he nails every note.  The school kids with whom…

Delays, transfers, replacements, closings and even some happy news!

That's right, it's time for another massive news roundup. There's a lot to catch up on, so without any further ado, here we go... The Broadway premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Love Never Dies will open at the Neil Simon Theater in the spring of 2011 due to some health complications of ALW's part. The…

The Phantom sequel, Love Never Dies, will officially open in London on Mar 9 and on Broadway on Nov 11

Andrew Lloyd Webber's sequel to Phantom of the Opera, Love Never Dies, has just announced opening dates. The production will premiere at London's Adelphi Theatre on March 9, 2010, followed by a Broadway November 11 opening, and an Australian premiere in 2011. With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater (Sister Act, The…