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  1. News - World - OBITUARY

    Broadway legend Elaine Stritch dies aged 89

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 12:19am by AFP

    ... Emmys. Stritch's career began in the 1940s and despite film and television credits, she was most famous for starring on Broadway and London's West End in plays, musicals and solo cabaret shows. Admired by English playwright Noel Coward, she won rave reviews in his musical Sail Away in 1961 and acclaim for appearing in an off-Broadway revival of Private Lives. She had star ...

  2. News - World - CRIME

    New York businessman accused of elaborate scam to defraud Broadway musical production

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in New York

    ... Reuters in New York New York businessman is accused of staging faked lives, firms and even a phoney death in an elaborate scam to defraud a production Dramatic duping of show on Broadway In a shadowy plot worthy of Mrs Danvers, the sinister housekeeper in Rebecca, a New York businessman has been charged with defrauding the drama's Broadway musical production by creating ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DANCE

    Deaf dancer Jason Wong Yiu-pong wins plays at Broadway school

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:14am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Deaf dancer Jason takes big step to Broadway Making magic as a dancer on Broadway is hard enough- as anyone who has seen the 1980 hit musical Fame will be aware. And when you can't even hear the music, making that dream become a reality may seem too much for some. But Jason Wong Yiu-pong, profoundly deaf since the age of five, is defying all ...

  4. Timely musical strikes local chord

    Posted Sep 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... When talking about musicals, it's usually Broadway or West End hits such as Cats or Phantom of the Opera that spring to mind. But later this month, the Hong Kong Repertory Theatre is presenting a Hong Kong-style musical that it hopes will have the audience's feet tapping away. Set in the future, Departure 00:00 is all about the anticipation of a new era, with all its ...

  5. Carpio takes on Broadway with major baddie role in 'Spider-Man' musical

    Posted Jan 11th 2011, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen Home-grown star Teresa Victoria Carpio is looking to shine even brighter- on the Broadway stage. The singer-actress has landed the lead vixen role of Arachne in Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, the US$65 million musical directed by Tony Award-winning Julie Taymor with music written by U2's Bono and The Edge. Carpio, daughter of veteran singer Teresa ...

  6. Face the music as Broadway stars pay tribute to vintage era

    Posted Mar 20th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau The Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra will stage a show reliving enchanting musical performances by one of the best-known screen couples from the golden Hollywood era. Featuring various dance numbers by mesmerising duo Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire, A Tribute to the Fred and Ginger Era: Let's Face the Music and Dance will re-enact many of the best moments from ...

  7. Musical treat: the best of broadway and karen mok

    Posted Aug 29th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun Fans of musicals may be eagerly anticipating The Sound of Music next month, but CitySeen has learned there is an even bigger show on the horizon- it seems a production of the Pulitzer and Tony award-winning rock musical RENT will be heading to town in December. What makes this staging even more interesting for local audiences is that it will feature the celebrated cast ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Blue Notes: 1619 Broadway- The Brill Building Project, by Kurt Elling

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... Robin Lynam foodandwine@scmp.com There is probably no building in the world that has provided a setting for more songwriting history than 1619 Broadway in New York. The Brill Building, as it is better known, was built in 1931, and attracted music industry businesses more or less from the date of its completion. Although the name is associated primarily with songwriters who spent time ...

  9. Putting It Together

    Posted Feb 17th 2011, 12:00am by Vanessa Yung

    ... Vanessa Yung Golden Voice Entertainment Fringe Theatre Feb 22-26, 8pm Putting It Together is a revue based on works by American composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim. It premiered in London in 1992 and features tunes from some of his most popular musicals, including Follies, A Little Night Music and Sweeney Todd. Michael Sharmon, artistic director of Golden Voice Entertainment, says: ...

  10. Director overcomes Kafkaesque red tape to stage musical at Lan Kwai Fong amphitheatre

    Posted Oct 17th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... and Cultural Services Department to let her use the outdoor amphitheatre behind Lan Kwai Fong for the musical Pippin. 'It's taken me just under six months,' she said. 'The original ... with many departments, she finally got the go-ahead for the old [Stephen Schwartz's music and lyrics] Bob Fosse [choreography] hit. 'I chose Pippin because it's set in the royal court ...




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