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Call Me Madam - Bright, Bouncy, and at times creaky

Reviewed by Judd Hollander Given the state of things in the world today, one would think the time would be prefect for a revival of the 1950 Broadway musical, Call Me Madam. The show currently being given a such treatment as part of the Encores! series at New York City Center . With a score by Irving Berlin, a book by Howard Lindsay & Russel Crouse, and starring Ethel Merman, this gentle political satire originally ending up running for a total of 644 performances. In ...
Tags: Congress, Berlin, New York City, Theatre, Washington Dc, Maria, Cosmo, Kenneth, Berman, Sally, Ike, U S, Lauren Worsham, Ethel Merman, Irving Berlin, Ben Davis

Theater News: Tony LePage, Nancy Opel Join Cast of Tonya & Nancy

Ashley Spencer and Lauren Worsham will also take part in a concert performance at Feinstein's/54 Below.
Tags: Theatre, Nancy, Feinstein, Lauren Worsham, Ashley Spencer, Tony LePage Nancy Opel Join Cast of Tonya

Chuck & Lilli Cooper, Bryce Pinkham & Lauren Worsham and Ryan Silverman to Bring Lerner & Loewe Hits to 92Y

Rob Berman, music director of the New York City Center Encores series and recent Broadway musicals Dames at Sea, Bright Star and Tuck Everlasting, makes his LampL debut as artistic director for a captivating season-closer and night of romantic songs, from 'Almost Like Being in Love' to 'I Could Have Danced All Night.' Bringing Lerner and Loewe's worlds to life the father-daughter team of Chuck Cooper and Lilli Cooper The Life, and Spring Awakening, respectively A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Mu...
Tags: New York City, Theatre, Broadway, Lauren Worsham, Loewe, Lerner, Bryce Pinkham, Ryan Silverman, BWW News Desk, Chuck Cooper, Lilli Cooper, Rob Berman, Lilli Cooper Bryce Pinkham

BWW Review: Kelli O'Hara, Bill Irwin, Christopher Fitzgerald and Lauren Worsham in MasterVoices' BABES IN TOYLAND

After producer Fred Hamlin christened Columbus Circle's Majestic Theatre with a spectacular musical extravaganza based on L. Frank Baum's 'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz' The show had nothing to do with the classic MGM film., he sought to follow up with another memorable production with a family-friendly setting. [Author: Michael Dale]
Tags: Theatre, Lauren Worsham, Toyland, Columbus Circle, Frank Baum, Michael Dale, Kelli O Hara Bill Irwin Christopher Fitzgerald, Fred Hamlin

This Week In Music Commentary

Commentators from within the music industry this week weighed in on what it's like to be a high profile music supervisor, what it takes to blend music and tech, and more! Matt FX On Being A Music Supervisor From Austin To Memphis: What It Takes To Build A Music-Tech City In 2017 [Cherie Hu] The New Music Discovery [Deborah Jourdon, Deezer] Related articles Snapchat Stock Surges 50% On Market Debut, Even As User Growth Shifts To The Less Desirable 45+ Demo - hyp...
Tags: Google, Spotify, Music, Austin, Bing, Memphis, Music Business, Music Tech, Owen Davie, Matt, Lauren Worsham, Donald Glover, Cherie Hu, Deborah Jourdon Deezer

Photo Flash: Travel Down Muddy Water with a First Look at Encores! BIG RIVER

First up in Encores 2017 season is Big River The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the Tony Award-winning musical based on Mark Twain's classic American novel. Big River will star Nicholas Barasch, Patrice Covington, Andrew Cristi, Wayne Duvall, Mike Evariste, Charlie Franklin, Annie Golden, Katherine A. Guy, Megan Masako Haley, Adrianna Hicks, Zachary Infante, Gizel Jimenez, Andrew Kruep, John-Michael Lyles, Cass Morgan, Tom Nelis, David Pittu, Tom Alan Robbins, Horace V. Rogers, Kyle Scatliffe, ...
Tags: Theatre, Mark Twain, Lauren Worsham, BWW News Desk

Lauren Worsham and Cast of BIG RIVER to Perform at 'Encores! Unscripted' Event

Encores Artistic Director Jack Viertel hosts a conversation with Rob Berman, musical supervisor for Bright Star and Encores Music Director, and Carmel Dean, musical supervisor on Green Day's American Idiot and Hands on a Hardbody, written by the frontman of Phish. The Encores Unscripted evening will feature a performance by Lauren Worsham from the cast of Encores BIG RIVER. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Carmel, Lauren Worsham, BWW News Desk, Jack Viertel

Judy Kuhn, Santino Fontana, Rebecca Luker and More Tapped for 92Y's 2017 LYRICS & LYRICISTS Season

92Y announces casting for Lyrics amp Lyricists new season. Having garnered audience and critical acclaim, the country's premier American Songbook series begins 2017 with Judy Kuhn, Santino Fontana, Rebecca Luker, Christiane Noll and Lauren Worsham among the performers. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Lauren Worsham, BWW News Desk

On the Culture Front: The Effect, She Loves Me, RadioLoveFest, and more

Lucy Prebble's "The Effect" asks both playfully and pointedly, "what's the difference between an emotion we feel organically and one that can be produced chemically?" Set in the clinical atmosphere of a new drug trial and focused on two of the participants, the structure feels very deliberate and focused. Under the direction of David Cromer, scenes bleed into one another as wall projections note a dose increase. Prebble's dialogue is cutting and saturated in sly humor, delivered acutely by Susan...
Tags: New York, Woody Guthrie, America, Budapest, Broadway, Stephen Karam, Huffington Post, Chinatown, Bushwick, Trump, Charles Mingus, Carnegie Hall, Tony, Whitaker, Blake, Blanc

Theater News: Kyle Jarrow and Lauren Worsham's The Wildness Extends

Sam Buntrock directs Sky-Pony's "rock fairytale" at Ars Nova.
Tags: Lauren Worsham, Kyle Jarrow, Sam Buntrock

Review: The Wildness

Broadway's Lauren Worsham and her band Sky-Pony bring child's play to Ars Nova.
Tags: Broadway, Lauren Worsham

Sky-Pony's Rock Fairy Tale 'THE WILDNESS' Opens Tonight at Ars Nova

Theworld premiere of THE WILDNESS SKY-PONY'S ROCK FAIRY TALE, with text by Obie Award winner Kyle Jarrow and Lauren Worsham and songs by Kyle Jarrow, opens tonight, February 29, 2016.Presented by Ars Nova in collaboration with The Play Company, a limited Off-Broadway engagement is slatedthrough March 19. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Ars Nova, Lauren Worsham, BWW News Desk, Kyle Jarrow

Lilli Cooper, Kyle Jarrow, Lauren Worsham and More Lead Sky-Pony's 'THE WILDNESS' at Ars Nova

The world premiere of THE WILDNESS SKY-PONY'S ROCK FAIRY TALE, with text by Obie Award winner Kyle Jarrow and Lauren Worsham and songs by Kyle Jarrow, presented by Ars Nova in collaboration with The Play Company, plays a limited Off-Broadway engagement, tonight, February 16, through March 19, with an official opening night on Monday, February 29, 2016. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Broadway, Ars Nova, Lauren Worsham, BWW News Desk, Kyle Jarrow, Lilli Cooper Kyle Jarrow Lauren Worsham, Play Company

BWW Review: Prototype vs. City Opera - The King is Not Dead. Long Live a Different King, Anyway

Lauren Worsham and Marnie Breckenridge in the David T Little-Royce Vavrek DOG DAYS. Photo: James Matthew Daniel It seems ironic--to me at least--that New York's venerable City Opera would be returning to life at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater, just as the "Prototype: Opera/Theatre/Now" festival was finishing up its run at alternative venues in Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Tags: New York, Manhattan, Lauren Worsham, Marnie Breckenridge, David T Little Royce Vavrek, James Matthew Daniel, Lincoln Center s Rose Theater

Gentleman's Guide Star Survives Battle in Dog Days Musical

Lauren Worsham , who earned a 2013 Tony Award nomination for her performance as Phoebe D'Ysquith in A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder , stars opposite Obie winner John Kelly in the New York premiere of Dog Days , beginning Jan. 9. Dog Days has book and lyrics by Royce Vavrek. David T. Little's score incorporates elements of opera, musical theatre and rock-infused concert music.
Tags: New York, John Kelly, Lauren Worsham, Phoebe D Ysquith, Royce Vavrek David T Little