This Week on Broadway for Feb. 7, 2010: Super Broadway Sunday
On the podcast
Matthew Murray: Chief Theater Critic @ TalkinBroadway.com and Columnist for BroadwayStars.com
Peter Filichia: Columnist for TheaterMania.com and a writer for Newark Star Ledger
Fanny @ Encores
Feb 4 – 7, 2010
On top of the Vivian Beaumont Theater.
Built for new works and emerging writers.
$41 million cost, but $20 tickets!
Peter: Compulsion @ Yale Rep in New Haven
On the road no more: Phantom tour to end after 17 years!
Peter has a new column for Sony Masterworks
masterworksbroadway.com once a week on Tuesday
Willkommen, Bienvenue, Welcome! by Peter Filichia
West Side Story Cast Album Wins Grammy Award
Finian’s Rainbow (PS Classics) cast recording
Memphis (Delray Records) cast recording
Missing In Action: Stokes has torn his Achilles tendon.
Brian Stokes Mitchell
The intro audio clip is William Tabbert singing “Fanny” from the original cast recording of Fanny.
The exit music is Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald singing “Sarah Brown Eyes” from the original cast recording of Ragtime.
Cheyenne Jackson singing “Old Devil Moon” from the just-closed revival’s recording of Finian’s Rainbow
Chad Kimball and the cast singing “Memphis Lives in Me” from the original cast recording of Memphis.