Category: Comedy

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]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
The silly songs of “Something Rotten!”
Something Rotten! is brimming with countless references from some of the most beloved modern musicals throughout history.... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
Creating the completely new Broadway musical “Something Rotten!”
Most Broadway newcomers don’t get their first show produced by Tony Award-winner Kevin McCollum, and they don’t typically... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy Theatre
The world of “Something Rotten!”
Monday, August 27, 2018
The Renaissance Something Rotten! transports today’s audiences from the seats of a Broadway house across the Atlantic... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Broadway Comedy
The unique humor of Broadway’s funniest show
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
The laugh lines in the Broadway hit Something Rotten! flow from different sources. Some come at the expense of William... [Read More]