TRW’s THAT TIME OF THE YEAR, a musical revue of 25 all-original Christmas, Hanukkah and New Years songs, returns to New York City at the York Theatre. Coinciding with the release of the Original Cast Recording, the show is set for a December 18th-20th run.  Comprised of all-original holiday tunes by 7 different composers, the… Read more »

Gerard Alessandrini’s “Forbidden Broadway: Behind the Mylar Curtain”

November marks the book release of Forbidden Broadway: Behind the Mylar Curtain, from FORBIDDEN BROADWAY’s creator, Gerard Alessandrini. The book is co-authored by Michael Portantiere and chronicles the history of the long-running spoof of Broadway’s shows with affection and humor and is receiving rave reviews from critics coast-to-coast. The musical still enjoys tremendous success and… Read more »

Camden County H.S.: Love Letters to LITTLE WOMEN

Camden County High School in Kingsland, GA, produced LITTLE WOMEN in 2008 and took it to their state thespian festival finals. After the production, the cast took some time to write letters expressing their love for the show to the authors.  Composer Kim Oler was kind enough to share those letters with us: “When I… Read more »

Book, Music & Lyrics: An Interview with the Authors of LITTLE WOMEN

LITTLE WOMEN at Syracuse Stage:  Nov 24-Dec 27! Syracuse Stage, a professional theatre in residence at Syracuse University, creates innovative, adventurous and entertaining productions, including new plays and bold interpretations of classics and musicals. This season they are presenting LITTLE WOMEN as their annual Holiday Family Musical. This new musical, based upon Louisa May Alcott’s… Read more »

TRW Partnership Team: The Family School Project

The TRW Partnership Team just spent three amazing weeks with The Family School, Bronx, NY, working with their Kindergarten through 2nd graders on their first drama project! Team leaders Fred Stuart and Andrew Rainbow from the TRW Partnership Team worked with over 60 students, aided by Justin Dayhoff, the Family School’s music specialist and Family… Read more »

PerusalsNOW™: It’s a Hit!

Theatrical Rights Worldwide introduced our new PerusalsNOW™ service in September and since then hundreds of customers have entered the world of instant perusing! The response has been huge and continues to grow. Customers have been quick to embrace the technology that can deliver a reading copy complete with song samples in just seconds. And, making… Read more »

Striking 12 Director’s Chat

with Michael Flowers, Birmingham-Southern College Professor of Theatre and Chair of Theatre and Dance Department Why did you choose Striking 12? Striking 12 is one of those little known gems of a musical, created by a band called GrooveLily, and later transformed into the “book musical” that we are presenting. The show is a wonderful blend of… Read more »