Posts tagged "broadway"

You Write Like A Girl!

Working in a very supportive nearly all-female office I find it extremely hard to believe that women can have a gender bias against themselves. But I guess if you’re one of the lucky women who have successfully surpassed the glass ceiling, it’s possible that once inside the velvet ropes you may have a conscious or…
By: Justine Fields / June 24, 2009

Beyonce Wants To Settle Down … On Broadway

Beyonce has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide and appeared in several movies, including her first non-singing role as Sharon Charles in "Obsessed," which opens today. But her ultimate goal is to be on Broadway. "It's my ideal job," she told Reuters. "I'll be able to go to the theater…
By: Annika Harris / April 25, 2009

Coming Soon: Mariah Carey, The Musical

If you're not getting enough of Mariah Carey in the tabloids and press these days, just wait a few months. Carey has been in discussions about creating "Glitter" the musical, as we're calling the Broadway production about her life. A source told Britain's Daily Mirror newspaper that she's not sure whether she'll play…
By: Catherine Strawn / December 31, 2008

Review: Katie Holmes Does Broadway

Last night I went and saw Katie Holmes in Arthur Miller’s play "All My Sons". Now, originally I was going to compare Katie Holmes Broadway debut to Sarah Palin’s VP debate: As long as she didn’t run off the stage screaming, vomit, or totally blank on her lines, then it was a success. But the…
By: Lesley Savage / October 9, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Idol On Broadway, Hallmark Stores, And Money For Abortions

American Idol alum Ace Young will join the Broadway cast of Grease September 9 playing the part of Kenickie. [AP]…
By: Catherine Strawn / August 26, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Daniel Radcliffe

Harry Potter isn’t afraid to put it all out there. Daniel Radcliffe, who starred as the magical teen titan Harry Potter, earlier this week admitted he has neurological disorder, dyspraxia, which affects his coordination. But he can still cast a spell on you! Just check out his pony play spread in the September…
By: Simcha / August 22, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Hunter Parrish

Hunter Parrish, who plays Silas Botwin on Weeds, will be taking on one of the lead roles in Spring Awakening on Broadway. Playing the role of Melchior, Hunter will get almost naked and simulate sex on stage, in addition to singing, of course. We can't wait. [Queerty]…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 2, 2008

Gone With The Wind: The Musical!

One of the things my paternal grandmother gave me, besides an addiction to soap operas and a moderate talent for knitting, is a huge appreciation for the genius of Gone With The Wind. I've read the book -- all 1037 pages of it -- 20 times and have seen the movie -- all 238 minute…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 22, 2008

Daniel Radcliffe To Strip On Broadway

Equus, the play in which Daniel Radcliffe appeared naked for 10 minutes each night during its London run last year, is coming to Broadway in the fall. And Daniel is reprising his role. Wanna know what Amelia and I will be doing on September 22? Seeing Harry Potter naked. [Goblet of Fire INDEED. -- Editor]…
By: Catherine Strawn / April 9, 2008

What Clay Is Aiken To Tell You

Clay Aiken is back at it, answering questions about his sexuality -- or a lack thereof, as he’s claiming now. In a recent interview with New York Magazine, Clay said he is asexual because he is “just too busy for a relationship” since his career is what he likes to do. Yeah, did I mentio…
By: Simcha / January 29, 2008

Broadway Bids Rent Adieu

Musical Theater buffs, break out the Kleenex. After nine hundred thirty thousand, one hundred eighty minutes the curtain is closing on Rent. Nearly 12 years ago the rock version of Puccini's La Boheme opened on Broadway to both critical and mass acclaim -- the story about AIDS in the 1990's deeply resonated with crowds all…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 16, 2008
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