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Disney’s ‘Bob the Musical’ Gets a Boost

 Disneys Bob the Musical Gets a BoostAP Photo/Charles Sykes

A long-gestating Disney musical received a big boost this week, signing on a “Rock of Ages” writer to pen the script while keeping the songwriters behind recent blockbuster “Frozen” attached to the project.

According to The Hollywood Reporter… Continue reading Disney's 'Bob the Musical' Gets a Boost

the wolf of wall street 585 8 Great... Martin Scorsese Musical Moments

When the first trailer for Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street erupted this summer and cut to the joyful noise of Kanye West’s “Black Skinhead,” it was only the latest great musical moment associated with the justly celebrated director.

Scorsese’s movies always have one finger poised, ready to hit “play” on a mixtape of original compositions, pop standards, classical jams, neglected rock masterpieces and underground punk… Continue reading 8 Great... Martin Scorsese Musical Moments

A ‘Bull Durham’ Musical Is Opening in Atlanta

bull%20durham%20musical A Bull Durham Musical Is Opening in AtlantaPlay ball… and some music, too!

The 1988 classic movie “Bull Durham” — considered by many to be the best baseball movie of all time – is getting made into a musical, with Ron Shelton adapting his Oscar-nominated screenplay for the project. The show will first hit the stage in Atlanta, and if successful, could make its way to Broadway.

According to The Hollywood Reporter… Continue reading A 'Bull Durham' Musical Is Opening in Atlanta

psych the musical episodes buffy the vampire slayer scrubs Will Psych: The Musical join Buffy, Scrubs as the top musical episodes of TV?“Psych is about to join the lofty ranks of television shows that have pulled off a terrific musical episode. Here are our Top 5 musical episodes of TV — though we think “Psych: The Musical” might just bump one of them out come Sunday (Dec. 15).

1. “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”: “Once More With Feeling”

This Season 6 offering not only featured terrific

‘American Psycho’ Meets ‘Dr. Who’ in New Musical

174408542 American Psycho Meets Dr. Who in New MusicalFrederick M. Brown/Getty Images

LONDON (AP) – Fresh from roaming the universe in “Doctor Who,” Matt Smith is to play a style-obsessed killer roaming New York in the stage musical “American Psycho.”

The musical is based on Bret Easton Ellis’s 1991 novel about a homicidal yuppie obsessed with high-end clothes… Continue reading 'American Psycho' Meets 'Dr. Who' in New Musical