Randy Harrison brings a unique interpretation to every role he plays, and as the Emcee in “Cabaret” he has found a role that has brought him to stages all across America. 2017 begins with the popular actor bringing the national company of the Kander-Ebb musical to the Opera House in Boston for a two week run.
The Leonard Bernstein musical gets a fresh makeover as the legendary Harold Prince takes on Candide with a cast comprised of both opera legends and Broadway stars. Worth a special trip to hear with full orchestra.
Heavens to Murgatroyd! With a large, well dressed cast and a full orchestra, Gilbert and Sullivan’s spooky light opera “Ruddigore” arrives at the Academy of Music in Northampton Nov. 11-13 and Nov. 18-20, 2016.
Tonight, an extraordinary documentary that was three years in the making comes to PBS Great Performances. Watch at 9 pm and you will be privvy to some incredible behind-the-scenes and performance footage of this much discussed and award-winning musical.
PBS features not only behind the scenes footage shot during the making of Hamilton but also extensive segments of the live performance. Also scheduled: the West End revival of Gypsy, a salute to New York With Lang Lang, a star-studded tribute to William Shakespeare, plus specials with Alan Cumming, Joshua Bell, Alvin Ailey Dance.
Julianne Boyd announced that William Finn will be honored as his musical “Falsettos” opens again, and Eda Sorokoff is Benefit Committee Chair.
With nonstop singing, dancing and kung-fu action spread across a modest sized stage by twelve hyper-active performers, Broadway Bounty Hunter is new, different and utterly delightful.