Category: Performances

BKLYN The Musical – 15th Anniversary Reunion Concert

The three original stars of the 2004 Broadway musical Brooklyn will sing out this fall in a one-night reunion concert. The event, a benefit for Covenant House Foundation, will be presented on the 15th anniversary of the show’s Broadway opening night, October 21, at 7:30pm at Brooklyn Steel. Reprising their performances from the original Broadway production will be Eden Espinosa… Read more →

First Look at Hercules in Central Park

Via Playbill.com – Photos by Joan Marcus Need a hero? The Public Works’ staging of Disney’s Herclues, starring Jelani Alladin, Krysta Rodriguez, Roger Bart, Ramona Keller, and more, begins performances at the Delacorte Theatre August 31. Public Works’ Hercules is based on the Disney film written by Ron Clements, John Musker, Donald McEnery, Bob Shaw, and Irene Mecchi and directed… Read more →

Here’s Who Will Be in the Cast of the New Hercules Musical at Central Park

Hercules is about to go the distance — from zero to (stage) hero. The Public Theater announced who will be playing the lead roles in the upcoming Off Broadway musical adaptation of Disney’s Hercules. Several of the actors are already veterans of Disney musical productions. Jelani Alladin (Frozen musical) will play the lead role of Hercules, Roger Bart as Hades… Read more →

‘The Radio’ from Caroline Or Change will perform At The 2019 Public Theater Gala – WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC

Monday, June 3, 2019 The Delacorte Theater in Central Park 6:00PM Cocktails & Dinner8:00PM Gala Performance  WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC Directed by Leigh Silverman A night of songs and scenes Of, By & From WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC featuring Annaleigh Ashford, Kim Blanck, Ally Bonino, Alison Cimmet, Jenn Colella, Bridget Everett, Tanesha Gary, Morgan Siobhan Green, Jessica Hecht, Marva Hicks, Jayne Houdyshell,… Read more →

Reviews Are In For ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’!

All the right moves: Dance and song dazzle in Goodspeed’s ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ TheDay.com     “And it’s a pleasure to hear Ramona Keller, as renowned singer (and giver-of-excellent-advice to Millie) Muzzy, turn her power and finesse on “Only in New York” and “Long As I’m Here With You.” See Full Review       Music Soars In Complicated ‘Modern… Read more →

Ramona Keller and More Set for Goodspeed’s Thoroughly Modern Millie

Goodspeed Musicals has announced the cast for its upcoming production of Thoroughly Modern Millie, set to run April 21-July 2 with an official press opening May 10. Denis Jones will direct and choreograph, with Michael O’Flaherty serving as music director. Ramona Keller will make her Goodspeed debut as ‘Muzzy Van Hossmere’ which was played by Sheryl Lee Ralph in the… Read more →

“Hamilton” Isn’t The Only Show Standing Up To Donald Trump

BuzzFeed.com Louis Peitzman The president-elect condemned Hamilton for directing a controversial curtain call speech at Mike Pence. But theater artists won’t shy away from letting their voices be heard. On Nov. 18, Hamilton star Brandon Victor Dixon delivered a curtain call statement to Vice President-elect Mike Pence from the stage of the Richard Rodgers Theatre: “We are the diverse America… Read more →

Jake Gyllenhaal Will Make Musical Debut in Encores! LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

I am super excited that Jake Gyllenhaal and Chuck Cooper will be joining us in the production of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ at City Center in July!   by BWW News Desk Jake Gyllenhaal, Chuck Cooper and Taran Killam will join the previously announced Ellen Greene in the Encores! Off-Center concert production ofHoward Ashman and Alan Menken’s Little Shop of… Read more →