Category: Broadway

2018-19 Season Broadway
Designing “Kinky Boots”
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
In a show called Kinky Boots, “you’ve gotta get the boots right,” says Gregg Barnes, costume and footwear designer... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway
Who are Rodgers & Hammerstein?
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, authors of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cin­derella on Broadway, hold one of the... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway
How Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” came to be
Monday, January 7, 2019
Although Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella premiered on Broadway for the very first time in 2013, this Rodgers and Hammerstein... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway
A “Kinky Boots” Q&A with Cyndi Lauper
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Q – Is it true that Rodgers and Hammerstein were your initial influences? CL – Yeah. Them, and Leonard Bernstein and... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
Creating a big production number
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Night after night on Broadway, the fifth number in the hit show Something Rotten! earns an early standing ovation. It’s... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
Q&A with “Something Rotten!” associate director Steve Bebout
Q – Can you take me back to when you started working on the big show-stopping number “A Musical”? A – I work with... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
Q&A with “Something Rotten!” director and choreographer Casey Nicholaw
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Q – What made you decide to say yes to Something Rotten!? Was it because of Kevin McCollum’s [producer] involvement and... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
Q&A with “Something Rotten!’s” Karey Kirkpatrick (Book, Music & Lyrics) and John O’Farrell (Book)
Q – Can you talk about the initial idea/concept? K – I think it was a series of conversations that happened over... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy News Theatre
Q&A with “Something Rotten!” music and lyricist Wayne Kirkpatrick
Q – You and Karey [Kirkpatrick, Wayne’s brother] had this initial idea 20 years ago. Can you remember how it surfaced? A... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
Creating an original musical in “Something Rotten!”
Something Rotten!, the Tony Award-nominated show that’s touring the country this season, is an increasing rarity among... [Read More]