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25 Years Later: Composer Lucy Simon Reflects on Broadway Hit, 'The Secret Garden'

Steve Schonberg | Posted 02.18.2016 | New York
Steve Schonberg

Starting Sunday, Manhattan Concert Productions will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Broadway musical, The Secret Garden with a two-night, star-studded production at Lincoln Center's New York's David Geffen Hall.

Ramin Karimloo Covers Iconic 'Les Miserables' Song On A Banjo, Cue Swoons

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.14.2014 | Arts

Ever wonder what the music of a fictionalized revolutionary France would sound like if it was played on a banjo? Well, your "Les Miserables"-meets-blu...

Why Life May Not Be a Cabaret and More Tony Musings

Cara Joy David | Posted 06.27.2014 | Arts
Cara Joy David

Well, the Administration Committee did it, they ruled Cabaret Tony eligible. I wrote previously about how there would be precedent for that ruling (in...

What's Right With Disney's Broadway Adaptation of Aladdin

Safa Samiezade-Yazd | Posted 05.31.2014 | Arts
Safa Samiezade-Yazd

What you may not know is that the hugely popular film was also roundly criticized for relying on stereotypes and clichés at the expense of the cultures in which the fairy tale is set.

Les Miserables: Epic Crowd Pleaser

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.30.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The revival of Les Miserables comes weighted with history, and not just the French Revolution as Victor Hugo imagined it: a long running Broadway orig...

First Nighter: 'Les Miserables' Returns in Sizzling 21st-Century Upgrade

David Finkle | Posted 05.24.2014 | Entertainment
David Finkle

This isn't your grandfather's Les Miz. It's the new and enhanced-in-some-ways-diminished-in-others Les Miz, and it very much takes into account the movie and the possible expectations that it's planted in the eyes, ears and minds of ticket buyers.

First-Nighter: Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies Doesn't and Then Almost Does

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Finkle

Judged by some compromised standards, Love Never Dies is not the metaphorical crashing chandelier it's reputed to be.