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Memphis won Tony Award for best musical

Best musical Tony Award has gone to the American rock ‘n’ roll story Memphis, while British production ‘Red’ was adjudged as best play on Sunday night.
Catheine Zeta Jones was also awarded a Tony for a musical for A Little Night Music. Film actore Denzel Washington as well as Viola Davis was the best [...] Continue reading Memphis won Tony Award for best musical

“Hair” Broadway Musical Closing

The Big Apple is losing its Hair. Hair — the hippie musical that wowed audiences when it hit the New York stage in 1969 — will close the curtain on its recent revival at the end of the month, Playbill.com said Thursday.The new incarnation of the 1960s-set show — which opened in March 2009 — will [...] Continue reading “Hair” Broadway Musical Closing

Musical double feature for World Cup opener

The World Cup’s opening celebrations roll over two days this week, in a musical double feature that boasts top stars like Shakira on Thursday, with a still-secret performance ahead of the match Friday. Tens of millions of people are expected to watch the concert, broadcast live from 1800 GMT Thursday from Orlando Stadium, a 40,000-seater in the heart … Continue reading Musical double feature for World Cup opener

Lily Allen has reportedly been hired to pen the score for Bridget Jones’s Diary: The Musical when the hit comedy hits the live stage in 2011. The sassy hitmaker is said to be working behind-the-scenes as a songwriter for the upcoming stage show — based on the book and subsequent 2001 film, which starred Renee [...] Continue reading Lily Allen “Bridget Jones” Musical Composer?

Jessica Biel’s ready for her close-up — on The Great White Way. Biel — who shares a home with boyfriend Justin Timberlake in the City That Never Sleeps — is preparing to show off her musical talents on the city’s famed theater district after landing a role in Women on the Verge of a [...] Continue reading Jessica Biel Broadway-Bound: “Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown” Musical