ROUNDABOUT BLOG

She Loves Me

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

Read the entire article.

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

Read the entire article.

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

Read the entire article.


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


No Comments

Casting Complete for ‘She Loves Me’ Benefit Concert

Posted on: November 23rd, 2011 by Roundabout

 

We are pleased to announce Gavin Creel as “Steven Kodaly”, Tony Award® winner Jane Krakowski as “Ilona Ritter”, three-time Tony nominee Kelli O’Hara as “Amalia Balas”, Josh Radnor  as “Georg”, Peter Bartlett  as “Headwaiter”, Tony nominee Michael McGrath as “Ladislav Sipos”, Tony nominee Rory O’Malley as “Arpad Laszlo” and four-time Tony nominee Victor Garber  as “Mr. Maraczek” leading an all-star cast in a one-night only performance of She Loves Me. The romantic musical comedy features a book by Joe Masteroff (Cabaret), music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick (Fiddler on the Roof).

She Loves Me will also feature Jane Brockman, Rachel de Benedet, Rebecca Eichenberger, Gina Ferrall, Rob Lorey, Jeffrey Schecter, Jessica Vosk, Jim Walton.

The benefit concert reading will take place on Monday, December 5th, 2011 at 7:30PM at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street).

... Read More →


Related Categories:
2011-2012 Season, Roundabout News, She Loves Me


1 Comment

Roundabout Roundup: Week of November 7, 2011

Posted on: November 11th, 2011 by Bradley Sanchez

 

Don't Dress for Dinner added to the 2011-2012 Season

"Marc Camoletti's Don't Dress for Dinner, featuring the further farcical adventures of Robert and Bernard, from the author's Boeing-Boeing, will get a new Broadway production by Roundabout Theatre Company in spring 2012. John Tillinger, who recently directed the comedy in Chicago, will direct."
- Playbill.com

Read the entire article.

Full Cast Announced for  She Loves Me

"Broadway veteran Steven Pasquale has joined the cast of a one-night only concert reading of the beloved romantic musical She Loves Me, celebrating Roundabout Theatre Company’s 20th anniversary of producing on Broadway.

Pasquale joins a cast that features Tony® winner Jane Krakowski, three-time Tony nominee Kelli O’Hara, Josh Radnor, Tony nominee Michael McGrath, Tony nominee Rory O’Malley and four-time Tony nominee Victor Garber. The performance will take place on December 5 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, directed by Scott Ellis." - Broadway.com

Read the entire article.

Sons of the Prophet Playwright Stephen Karam Opens His Opera,  Dark Sisters

"Dark Sisters, the new opera by Sons of the Prophet playwright Stephen Karam and composer Nico Muhly, which explores the world of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, began its world-premiere engagement Nov. 9 at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College." - Playbill.com

Read the entire article.


Related Categories:
2011-2012 Season, Don't Dress for Dinner, Roundabout News, Roundabout Roundup, She Loves Me, Sons of the Prophet


No Comments