Parade

54 Below, Broadway’s premiere Supper Club is hosting two legendary MTI authors in November.  Martin Charnin (ANNIE) and Jason Robert Brown (LAST 5 YEARS, PARADE, SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, 13) will share their unique talents at  multiple performances in the popular Times Square venue.     54 Below presents a dazzling new musical revue, [...]

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Directors of PARADE must cringe numerous times when they witness their production’s first preview. They often see that after many of Jason Robert Brown’s songs end, the audience doesn’t applaud – not right away, anyway. And while those seconds of silence pass, directors must wonder and worry. Is the crowd responding to this story of [...]

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Just because they didn’t applaud PARADE doesn’t mean that they didn’t like it. online loans At the opening night performance of the 1998 musical at 4th Wall Theatre in Bloomfield, New Jersey, silence often greeted singers after they’d finished the last note of a Jason Robert Brown song. And yet, when the show came to [...]

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A Collection of Shows as Diverse in Their Stories as Any In Our Extensive Catalogue! These are shows that move audiences to the edge of their seats with excitement and anticipation, pushing the envelope beyond the edge of the traditional into the realm of the innovative and the groundbreaking.  They have prompted audiences to fall [...]

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In the fifth installment of our Marquee Q & A, actress Hayley Podschun catches up with MTI’s Tyler Paul to discuss HAIRSPRAY, PARADE, and more… Hayley Podschun, who can currently be seen at New World Stages as the title character in the brand-new musical STRAWBERRY FRECKLEFACE (based on the famous childrens book series), is all [...]

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Throughout New York and the rest of the country, non-profit theatres are hard at work.  Whether putting their own takes on adventurous modern musicals or nurturing the latest generation of bookwriters, lyricists, and composers, non-profit theatres have proven themselves to be essential incubators for shows that question and redefine the limits of musical theatre.  This [...]

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Jim Caruso’s Cast Party is once again proud to present composer JASON ROBERT BROWN in concert for four nights on Sunday, March 14 at 7pm and Tuesday through Thursday at 7pm. These concerts are part of the long-running Broadway at Birdland concert series, which highlights performers and composers from the Great White Way on the [...]

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Journey back to 1913 Georgia, where a Jewish man from New York was accused of murdering a 13 year old girl–and abducted from his cell and lynched.  A new documentary airing tonight on PBS, The People Vs. Leo Frank revists the case composer/lyricist Jason Robert Brown (13, THE LAST FIVE YEARS) and bookwriter/playwright Alfred Uhry [...]

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Summer may be over, but Los Angeles is gearing up for a PARADE. September 24 marks the start of performances for the Jason Robert Brown (THE LAST FIVE YEARS, 13) and Alfred Uhry Broadway musical, which earned the writers Tony Awards for Best Score and Best Book, respectively.  Starring T.R. Knight (Grey’s Anatomy), Michael Beresse [...]

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MTI Author Jason Robert Brown is also a talented performer in his own right, and is currently in the middle of a week-long engagement at legendary club Birdland. He got a nice review in today’s Times, and has shows through Saturday night – tickets are available here. For those not in New York, his weblog [...]

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