Posts Tagged ‘Newsies’

Tony Awards 2012 Winners: Musical “Once” Rules The Night

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by Adel Manoukian The 66th Annual Tony Awards hosted by television star Neil Patrick Harris brought together many talented Broadway stars and alums this past Sunday at the Beacon Theatre. The night went to the musical, “Once” garnering the most wins with 8 Tonys out of 11 nominations. In case you missed the star-studded night, [&hellip
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Doug Strassler’s Fearless Tony Awards Predictions

Written by Doug Strassler on . Posted in Arts & Film, Theater

By Doug Strassler Yesterday I posted my predictions for the winners on Sunday’s 66th Annual Tony Awards telecast. Below, my feelings about who will and who should go home with the gold in the musical categories:   Best Musical: Nominees include the already-shuttered Leap of Faith, Newsies, Nice Work If You Can Get It, and [&hellip
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A Lower Calling

Written by Doug Strassler on . Posted in NY Press Exclusive

There’s a great star to be found in Leap of Faith – and it isn’t Raul Esparza   Somewhere, 1992 is laughing its ass off. Sister Act, which hit screens almost exactly twenty years ago, is a solid Main Stem hit, while two less-successful films also released that same year – Newsies and Leap of [&hellip
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Extra! Extra! And Here’s Some More Extra For Ya!

Written by Doug Strassler on . Posted in Arts Our Town Downtown, NY Press Exclusive, Our Town Downtown

Newsies dances as fast as it can By Doug Strassler Newsies: The Musical, the new family-friendly Disney musical that just opened at the Nederlander Theater, pounds out its almost-catchy tunes from the marquee for all passersby to hear, only to bellow even louder for those privileged enough to get this hot ticket and see the [&hellip
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