BroadwayRadio’s This Week on Broadway for Monday, Labor Day, Sept 7, 2009 — Most Wonderful Time of Year!
Bono a ‘Spider-Man’ superhero
U2 singer who wrote score may find cash
Elton John and his involvement with his musicals.
Harmony, the Barry Manilow musical was unable to raise the money.
REVUE IS SLOWED BY CASH CLASH
A Little Night Music
All is quiet on the Memphis front… will Night Music go to Shubert?
Will Catch Me If You Can make it all the way east?
PATINKIN IN ‘LA CAGE’ NOT A NUTTY IDEA
Mandy Patinkin in drag in The Knife at The Public.
Mandy didn’t think he was going to get cast in Evita.
Is LaCage still an interesting play for Broadway given changing times?
John Simon on Carrie Fisher
Little House on the Prarie, The Musical! Starting Melissa Gilbert
Starts at Paper Mill and then on to the Ordway and a subsequent National Tour
Laura Ingalls Wilder hated to read!
The end of this year’s FringeNYC
Matthew saw 40 shows at FringeNYC this year.
FringeNYC Encore Series Announced, Sept 10-26
How do you get Peter and Matthew to your show? Invite them!
New York Musical Theater Festival last week in september conflicts against Broadway / off-Broadway openings
A Happy closing: Broadway (the road!) closure — end of the summer, what do we think?
Why don’t we have a “Broadway Walk of Fame”
How does the Hollywood Walk of Fame work?
White Christmas coming back in many places
Kerry O’Malley and Meredith Patterson!
Other seasonal Broadway shows: Grinch, Christmas Carol (off-Broadway, MSG), Cirque du Soleil
We miss Karen Morrow on Broadway.
Music: Andy Williams, “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year”