‘Death Drop’ With ‘Drag Race’ Stars Jujubee, Willam and Shuga Cain Heads to New York
Charna Flam, Writing for Variety: The killer comedy drag show, starring some of the most famous drag queens, is coming to New York this summer. “Death Drop,” is set to begin its off-broadway previews on June 30, followed by opening night on July 13 at New World Stages. The show stars “RuPaul’s Drag Race’s” Jujubee […]
Ford’s Theatre’s roof is raised by the gospel of ‘Shout Sister Shout!’
Peter Marks, Writing for The Washington Post: When it sings, “Shout Sister Shout!,” dramatist Cheryl L. West’s no-frills portrait of gospel sensation Sister Rosetta Tharpe, is all thrills. The charge comes most electrifyingly from the evening’s star, Carrie Compere, who dedicates body and soul to the story of a singer anguished by conflicting loyalties to […]
NYT Critic’s Pick: ‘Asi Wind’s Inner Circle’ Review
Alexis Soloski, Writing for The New York Times: The magician Asi Wind makes no claims to supernatural ability or superhuman prowess. … His tasteful outfit layers black on black on black, he scorns flash and eyeliner. His sole prop, beyond a couple of paper envelopes, is a deck of cards. That deck has been created […]
Brandon Victor Dixon and Taylor Louderman Star in MacGyver: The Musical Album
Margaret Hall, Writing for Playbill: Tony nominees Brandon Victor Dixon and Taylor Louderman will star in the world premiere album of MacGyver: The Musical, set to be released January 27. The album, which will be released digitally and on CD, is available for preorder now, with two songs automatically unlocked with early purchase via iTunes. The […]
VIDEO: Asi Wind: A “magician’s magician” on CBS Mornings
VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson & Idina Menzel Freak Out Over ‘Mind-blowing’ Asi Wind Magic Trick
Does Broadway Need Another ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Musical? Pat Benatar Says Yes.
After competing ideas and a cease-and-desist order, “Invincible — The Musical” arrives onstage. Just don’t call it a jukebox musical.
VIDEO: Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo Perform Heartbreaker on The Late Late Show with James Cordon
Late Late Show music guests Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo perform a special rendition of her classic “Heartbreaker” with the cast of the “Invincible” the musical, running at The Wallis through Dec. 18.
He Must Have Superpowers’: Asi Wind and His Sublime Card Tricks
I’m pretty sure Asi Wind is one of the greatest magicians who ever lived. We’re just lucky he uses his talents for entertainment only – David Segal
John Doyle to Direct The 12 at Goodspeed Musicals
In the fall, new musical The 12 will take the stage September 8-October 29, 2023. Robert Schenkkan pens the book and lyrics, with music and lyrics by Neil Berg.
Sneak Peek of Broadway-Aimed Frida Kahlo Musical Given at Lincoln Center September 7
The free event spotlights the developing musical from Jaime Lozano and Neena Beber.
Asi Wind Is a Master Magician. Go Join His ‘Inner Circle’
The salt-and-pepper haired Wind is handsome, charismatic, mischievous, and very funny—but not cruel. Very quickly, we are entranced and amazed.