Monthly Archives: July 2012

Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Summer 2012 Productions at Northern Star Theatre, Regatta Players, Red Barn & Ivoryton Playhouse!

The forever young music of master tune-smith Neil Sedaka is alive and well in the form of the terrific musical BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO. The show features a virtual hit parade of songs from Sedaka’s matchless catalogue. Set at a Catskills resort in 1960, BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO is the sweetly… Read more »

Candy Projects’ ROOMS: A ROCK ROMANCE’s Jaimie Pruden Earns TAG Nomination!

Omaha Nebraska’s Theatre Arts Guild’s (TAG) annual award nominees were announced this week, with The Candy Project‘s knock-out production of ROOMS: A ROCK ROMANCE earning a Best Actress nom for Jaimie Pruden. Her phenomenal performance as Monica will long be remembered by the audiences of The Candy Project’s August 2011 show. ROOMS: A ROCK ROMANCE… Read more »

Go-Go Beach is ON FIRE: Four Featured Productions Hit the Stage for the Summer of 2012!

GO-GO BEACH is a hot pop-musical treasure trove of great original 60′s styled rock grooves set to an irresistible summer love story. The show takes place at…GO-GO BEACH! Duh! It’s the biggest weekend of the summer for the gang at the beach, with plans for a surfing race and the annual luau. Surfer Woody’s carefree… Read more »

Fireworks in Long Beach: MTW’s SPAMALOT Draws Raves!

Musical Theatre West‘s current production of MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT is drawing rave reviews from critics all over the L.A. area! After a completely sold-out opening weekend the Carpenter Performing Arts Center, home to Musical Theatre West and a host of other top-filght entertainment for the Long Beach area is gearing up for the rest of… Read more »

BroadwayWorld.com: John Lloyd Young Returns to JERSEY BOYS as ‘Frankie Valli’!

Tomorrow, July 3, the Broadway company of JERSEY BOYS will welcome back John Lloyd Young, who created the role of Frankie Valli in the original Broadway company and on the Grammy-winning, platinum cast album. For his performance, Mr. Young won Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award for Leading Actor in a Musical and a Theatre World Award…. Read more »

Musical Theatre West’s SPAMALOT Delivers Spectacular Opening Night!

Musical Theatre West is a brilliantly successful icon of American Regional Theatre excellence. Using a hot mix of professional actors from Broadway, SoCal and National Tours with the best in local pro talent, Musical Theatre West creates each of their shows directly from their producing facility in beautiful Long Beach, California.  MTW’s performances are at… Read more »