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2010-2011 Season

Roundabout Roundup: Week of December 5, 2011

Posted on: December 9th, 2011 by Bradley Sanchez

 

Josh Radnor, Jane Krakowski, Kelli O'Hara & More Shine in Benefit Concert of She Loves Me
"Love was in the air on December 5 when a star-studded production of Bock and Harnick's She Loves Me took to the stage of the Stephen Sondheim Theatre for one night only! Stage and screen favorites were on hand to savor the classic show, a benefit for the Roundabout Theatre Company, which revived the show to acclaim in 1993."
- Broadway.com

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Two Roundabout Productions Land in TIME Magazine's "Top Ten Plays & Musicals of 2011" List

TIME surveys the highs and lows, the good and the bad, of the past 12 months

4. Death Takes a Holiday: The book (by Peter Stone and Thomas Meehan) takes its time to actually create characters and builds to a truly moving climax, while composer Maury Yeston (Nine, Titanic) has served up a lovely, often soaring score. Death deserves to live on.

10.  Anything Goes: [Kathleen Marshall] has come up with an ideal showcase for Sutton Foster, who slides with confidence into the role created by Ethel Merman, and puts herself at the top of an impressive new class of Broadway musical divas. - TIME Magazine

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Newsday Names Sons of the Prophet as One of 2011's Best

"Sons of the Prophet: This major new play by gifted young playwright Stephen Karam takes us to a world both exotic and familiar with elegance and the kind of humor that understands how perilously we all linger near the emotional abyss. Peter DuBois' lean production, which includes a harrowing performance by Joanna Gleason as an unraveling publisher, is terrific." - Newsday

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2010-2011 Season, 2011-2012 Season, Anything Goes, Death Takes A Holiday, Roundabout Roundup, She Loves Me, Sons of the Prophet


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Roundabout Roundup: Week of November 14, 2011

Posted on: November 18th, 2011 by Bradley Sanchez

 

Chris Perfetti Makes his N.Y. Stage Debut in 'Sons of the Prophet'

"Chris Perfetti is in awe. The Rochester, N.Y., native, who graduated from SUNY Purchase in May, is making his New York and professional stage debut in Roundabout Theatre Company's critically acclaimed Off-Broadway production of Sons of the Prophet, and he still can't believe it.

'In school you spend four years in a bubble, and you meet fantastic, talented people,' Perfetti says. 'Roundabout has held my hand in the best possible way and shown me how amazing this all really is.'" - Backstage.com

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Go Behind the Scenes of Suicide, Incorporated with Star Gabriel Ebert & More

"The title of Roundabout Underground’s newest off-Broadway offering, Suicide, Incorporated, brings up all kinds of questions about the play by Andrew Hinderaker. For starters, what’s this business all about? Turns out there’s a very unusual company at the show’s center, a writing service that specializes in crafting the perfect suicide note. To find out more, Broadway.com chatted up Hinderaker, director Jonathan Berry, stars Gabriel Ebert, James McMenamin and more to get to the heart of this unorthodox story." - Broadway.com

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2011-2012 Season, Anything Goes, Roundabout Roundup, Roundabout Underground, Sons of the Prophet, Suicide, Incorporated


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Roundabout Roundup: Week of September 26, 2011

Posted on: September 30th, 2011 by Bradley Sanchez

 

Anything Goes Album Debuts at No. 1

The new Broadway cast recording of our Tony Award® winning production Anything Goes will debut at #1 on Billboard’s Cast Album Chart!

The CD was released on September 20 and was feted on September 27 with a Barnes & Noble In-Store performance and CD signing, featuring Sutton Foster, Joel Grey, Colin Donnell, Adam Godley and Laura Osnes, as well as an introduction by Kathleen Marshall.

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Related Categories:
2010-2011 Season, 2011-2012 Season, Anything Goes, Man and Boy, Roundabout Roundup, Roundabout Underground, Sons of the Prophet, Suicide, Incorporated


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