Tag Archives: musicals

  • Off-Broadway Musical ‘Sistas’ To Air on BET (Trailer)

    Oct 25, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

      *Television audiences nationwide (who have cable) will get a chance to see the long-running off-Broadway musical, Sistas. A live performance of the show was adapted to film and will be broadcast on BET on October 27. Check your local listings for air times. A celebration of African American women’s history, Sistas centers on a […]

  • Apollo Creed Broadway Bound in ‘Rocky’ Musical (Promo)

    Apr 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Rocky the Musical, a stage adaptation of Sylvester Stallone’s 1976 Oscar-winning classic about a Philadelphia fighter, will open on Broadway next spring, it was announced Sunday. Sly and his fellow producers confirmed the musical will begin previews at the historic Winter Garden Theatre in February 2014 before curtains rise officially in March. Rocky the Musical […]

  • ‘Pippin’ to Make Broadway Return this Spring

    Jan 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Pippin is headed back to Broadway. The original Broadway version starred Ben Vereen as the Leading Player, an emcee-like role that won him a best-actor Tony. It was directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse and starred John Rubinstein in the title role. Producers of the revival that is currently playing at the American Repertory Theater […]

  • Musical ‘Memphis’ to Close on Broadway in August

    Jun 27, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Tony Award-winning musical Memphis is saying farewell to Broadway. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] The show – inspired by late radio legend Dewey Phillips, one of the first white disc jockeys to broadcast soul music in the 1950s – will have its final curtain call on Aug. 5, following 30 preview performances and 1,166 regular […]

  • Broadway’s ‘Sister Act’ with Raven-Symone to Close in Aug

    Jun 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Raven-Symone’s Broadway show “Sister Act,” co-produced by Whoopi Goldberg, is set to take its final bow in August, reports the New York Times. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] The Tony-nominated musical, based on the 1992 film starring Goldberg, premiered at the Broadway Theatre on March 24, 2011. According to the Times, the production has struggled […]