Walk with Amal: The Five-Thousand-Mile-Long Theatrical Provocation

Structure and Audience “Daddy, I want to follow her,” the little boy cried out when he spotted Little Amal once more. And follow is what we did, from Gabriel’s Wharf in London, then up the river walkway to the Southbank Center and the National Theatre, where Little Amal could meet the public—both those who were … Read more

Audition Songs for Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

Do you have an upcoming audition for Everybody’s Talking About Jamie? Well unless you have specifically been asked to sing a song from the show that you’re auditioning for, it’s generally best not to. That said, you should still show off similar vocals and personality. So here’s our list of audition songs for Everybody’s Talking … Read more

Iconic Musical Singin’ in the Rain Announces Cast and Guest Stars For UK Tour

A smash hit in Chichester, in the West End and most recently Sadler’s Wells, Michael Harrison and Jonathan Church present Chichester Festival Theater and Stage Entertainment’s production of Singin’ in the Rain and are today delighted to casting for its major UK and Ireland 2022 tour . Leading this glorious production are Sam Lips as … Read more

Bonnie & Clyde in Concert

When they announced that Bonnie & Clyde was hitting Theater Royal Drury Lane and that the musical theater icon that is Jeremy Jordan was going to reprise his role as Clyde from the Broadway production I was one of those people that was sat buying tickets who managed to sell out the performance in 6 … Read more

Silence Is Death: Revisiting Cassavetes In The Digital Age

In a lengthy and brazen interview in 1977 to promote “Opening Night,” John Cassavetes proclaimed, “it [Los Angeles] is so go-along with everything that goes along. It’s corporate-owned; it’s a town owned by Hollywood. And it’s about time it grew up. It’s about time it took art and said, ‘C’mon, baby! Show me something!’” When … Read more

Reduce Your Anxiety and Improve Your Overall Well Being with Yoga, Pilates, and Singing Part 2

Healthy and Confident Singing Voice: Reduce Your Anxiety and Improve Your Overall Well Being with Yoga, Pilates, and Singing Part 2 Reduce Your Anxiety and Improve Your Overall Well Being with Yoga, Pilates, and Singing Part 2 Yoga helps our singing (and mind) for many reasons. It calms your breath, nerves and minds, opens up … Read more

New Digital Collections from the Music Division

At the end of September, the Music Division launched three tremendous digital collections connecting researchers with a wealth of music scores, all highlighting significant holdings in 18th-century opera, early musical theater, and concert/art music published ca. 1869-1958. Each digital collection presents a bevy of manuscripts and published scores that will delight scholars and performers alike. … Read more

Reduce Your Anxiety and Improve Your Overall Well Being with Yoga, Pilates, and Singing Part 5

Pilates Practice for Singing and what are some of the most effective exercises? There are many pilates exercises which are beneficial to singing practice. We are engaging many of the same muscles with focus on centering, concentration, precision, control, breath and flow which are the 6 Principles of Pilates and often a source of focus … Read more

REVIEW: Blood Brothers at the New Wimbledon Theatre

Bill Kenwright’s famously celebrated and award-winning production of the international hit, Blood Brothers, has been entertaining audiences since 1981 but has been re-emerging since the 14th of January 2022 in its UK tour. Despite touring the UK constantly, few musicals have been received with such acclaim and it still remains to be a box-office success; … Read more