Salem Central School Drama Club Presents “The Sound of Music”

November 29, 2021 – Salem, NY – “The hills are alive…” as The Salem Central School Drama Club proudly presents The Sound of Music December 3-5th as the school’s annual musical. The iconic story, with music Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, features over 30 students onstage and backstage, marking the first school…

Goodspeed Musicals Sets Reopening Date

Goodspeed will welcome audiences back to the theater beginning September 24, 2021 NEW: The much anticipated return to The Goodspeed will featurean enchanting new production of the Rodgers & Hammerstein hit-filled A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING! EAST HADDAM, CT, JUNE 9, 2021: Goodspeed Musicals announced today that the two-time Tony Award-winning…

Not So Common Players Announce Auditions for “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific: In Concert”

*Not So Common Players* will be holding auditions for it’s summer production of *Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific: In Concert*.  The show will take place July 23, 24, & 25 on the outdoor Commons stage in Clifton Park. In this concert version of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic, two parallel…

Goodspeed Musicals Announces Changes to 2021 Season

SOUTH PACIFIC DELAYED UNTIL THIS FALL AT THE GOODSPEED THE WORLD PREMIERE MUSICAL ANNE OF GREEN GABLES WILL BE POSTPONED UNTIL THE 2022 SEASON JUST ADDED: GOODSPEED BY THE RIVER RETURNS WITH EXPANDED PROGRAMMING EAST HADDAM, CT, March 24, 2021: Today, Goodspeed Musicals Artistic Director Donna Lynn Hilton and Managing Director David B.…

Barrington Stage Company Announces 2020 Season

(Pittsfield, MA– January 15, 2020) – Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Pittsfield, MA., in the heart of the Berkshires, and under the leadership of Founder/Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, has announced its 2020 season. BSC will present two World Premiere musicals and new productions of a Tony Award…

REVIEW: “Oklahoma!” at the Mac-Haydn Theatre

by Roseann Cane The first musical written by the team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, Oklahoma! opened on Broadway on March 31,1943. An box-office smash from the get-go, it ran for more than 2,000 performances. During the nearly 76 years since, it’s a fair bet that this deservedly…

REVIEW: “South Pacific” at The Mac-Haydn

Reviewed by Gail M. Burns, June, 2006 When I go to see an oft-produced classic like South Pacific I ask myself two questions: Does it effectively tell the story? Does it bring anything new to the story? Some theatrical reimaginings bring so much that is new that the original intent is lost,…

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