Published on Friday, January 18, 2013 by Caryn Bailey
You know that place between sleep and awake, the place where you can still remember dreaming? That’s where I’ll always love you. That’s where I’ll be waiting.
― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan
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The moment Cathy Rigby soars into the Darling children's room i... Read More »
Published on Thursday, January 17, 2013 by Caryn Bailey
The Beatles are coming to LA! Backbeat, the musical about how the band was formed, is coming to the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles for its US debut. Direct from London, the show will feature some of your favorite songs including “Twist and Shout,” “Love Me Do,” “Long Tall Sally,” “P.S. I Love You,” “Rock and Roll Music,” “I Saw Her ... Read More »
Published on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 by Caryn Bailey
One of the little known facts about LA is that the city has a vibrant theater scene, albeit not as expansive or heavily promoted as Broadway. Perfectly timed for the holiday season comes 2011 Tony Award winner Anything Goes, a 1934 musical comedy about "lovers, liars and clowns" on a transatlantic cruise.
The show, which made it's first debut at the Neil Simon ... Read More »
Published on Friday, July 20, 2012 by Caryn Bailey
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My first childhood baking ventures began like most...refrigerated cookie dough or boxed muffin mixes with just a few simple ingredients. Even as I got older, I only dabbled in "real" baking from scratch, religiously adhering to the directions spelled out in my parents' cookbooks.... Read More »
Published on Friday, December 16, 2011 by Caryn Bailey
There is nothing quite like the experience of seeing a musical live on stage in New York City. On any given night (minus the "dark" days) the theaters on Broadway are bustling with locals and visitors with a passion for the arts. But just a short time ago, the area where The New Amsterdam Theatre is located, was a very different place. Many may not know that Disne... Read More »
Published on Saturday, November 19, 2011 by Caryn Bailey
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Drawing inspiration from the film by the same title, Bring It On: The Musical combines comedy, gravity-defying choreography, and a compelling story about the thrilling world of competitive cheerleading.
After premiering in Atlant... Read More »
Published on Friday, July 1, 2011 by Caryn Bailey
It may not be Broadway, but the Pantages is the place to see live productions of musicals like Wicked, Mama Mia, Memphis, and more.
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For just three short weeks in July, you can see Shrek the Musical at the Pantages. Based on the Oscar-winning film by Dr... Read More »
Published on Sunday, May 15, 2011 by Caryn Bailey
Disney is all about bringing the magic to life and it seemed natural to adapt P. L. Travers' children's books about a magical English nanny into a musical film. Even more brilliant was bringing the story to life on-stage. Mary Poppins, the stage musical, first performed on Broadway in 2006 and is still performing for sold out audiences today. But you don't ... Read More »