“Standing ovations are very much in order.” Bernadette Peters has officially opened in the title role of HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway, and the critics are raving! We’ve got photos and quotes from all the reviews. Read More
42ND STREET, the ultimate showbiz musical, perfectly captures the flavor and spirit of the 1930s with a timeless score by Harry Warren and Al Dubin and a hard-as-nails book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble. But a new production at Drury Lane Theatre, just outside Chicago, is expanding the show’s scope and wowing the critics. Directed by Michael Heitzman and choreographed by Jared Grimes, this 42ND STREET features jazz-funk orchestrations, a diverse cast, and contemporary “Hooferz Style” tap dancing. Audiences and critics are loving it. Check out what the reviewers had to say!
HELLO, DOLLY! is a rollicking musical comedy. Tunefully adapted from Thornton Wilder’s kinetic farce The Matchmaker, the show is a delightful romp through nineteenth century New York. So why, last night, did I watch most of the first act with a lump in my throat? Why, before we even reached the intermission, were my friend and I both reduced to tears? There is something intangibly lovely, bittersweet, and deeply moving about HELLO, DOLLY! Read More
HELLO, DOLLY! starring Bette Midler opened on Broadway last night, and the critics are raving! Here’s what they had to say: Ben Brantley, The New York Times: HELLO, DOLLY! Is Bright, Brassy and All Bette! Ms. Midler brings such comic brio – both barn-side broad and needlepoint precise – to the task of playing with … Read More
The UK is abuzz with Tams-Witmark shows! With critically-acclaimed productions of FUNNY GIRL, DREAMGIRLS and THE LIFE currently thrilling UK audiences, 42ND STREET opened last night at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. The show’s opening night was a fundraiser for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospice (EACH), hosted by The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, and audiences … Read More