By Katie Aramento, Staff Writer @kaatiekaat14 The reviews are in! Earlier this week, critics began covering the musical adaptation of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” that is currently being produced at the La Jolla Playhouse. With music and lyrics by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz (I mean, seriously. Could there really be a better duo?), […]

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By Katie Aramento, Staff Writer @kaatiekaat14 Rock music has once again found its place on Broadway. On Oct. 26, “The Last Ship,” featuring music and lyrics by Sting, opened at the Neil Simon Theatre. The musical is a biopic of Sting himself, a 15-time Grammy Award winner and the lead singer of The Police. From […]

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By Katie Aramento, Staff Writer @kaatiekaat14 This past week, new footage from the film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Into the Woods” was released, and included clips of songs that we had never heard before. The film’s released date is Christmas of this year. For those who have been following the production of the film […]

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By Katie Aramento, Staff Writer @kaatiekaat14 I will preface this by being the first to admit that when the revival of  “Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” starring Neil Patrick Harris, was announced, I first thought, “Yes, NPH! I love him!” However, my second thought was, “Wait. What in the world is ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch?’” This […]

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By Katie Aramento, Staff Writer @kaatiekaat14 Here we go again. Just last month, it was announced that Zachary Levi, known for his work in “Chuck” and the voice of Flynn Rider in “Tangled,” would produce and star in a new musical sitcom entitled “Tuned,” which has presumably been picked up by NBC. The show will […]

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By Katie Aramento, Staff Writer @kaatiekaat14 Musical theatre is once again becoming an outlet for social commentary. Andrew Lippa, the brilliant composer of popular musicals like “The Wild Party,” “The Adams Family” and more recently, “Big Fish,” will star alongside bubbly soprano Kristin Chenoweth (who is best known for originating the role of Glinda in […]

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