6 of Our Favorite Musical Leads

Musical leads carry a story on their back, in most cases. While we love our secondary characters with all our hearts, it is hard to deny that the lead characters are the ones who are the center of the show. We would like to look at some of our favorite lead characters...

4 More Famous Operas

All art worlds have standards and rare gems. The genre of opera is no different. Rock and roll has the Beatles and The Rolling Stones, while film has great actors like Clark Gable and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Every art form that exists has classics that are shown...

5 Vasily Vainonen Works

Born just after the turn of the twentieth century, Vasily Vainonen is one of the most notable choreographers in Russian Ballet history. Throughout his dancing career, Vainonen created dances for some of the most remarkable ballets the world has ever seen. In fact, his...

3 Musical Works for New Year’s Eve Viewing

Not everyone likes to head out to a bar or restaurant to ring in the New Year. Some of us prefer to stay off the street and relax with our loved ones at home. Maybe put together a nice dinner and have a little champagne, or not. Whatever it is you choose to do on New...

6 Operas Premiered at Teatro di San Carlo

The historical theater Teatro di San Carlo, located in Naples, Italy, was an idea of Charles VII, a Bourbon King. The existing theater at the time, Teatro San Bartolomeo built in 1621, was too small and old. Charles VII wanted to bestow Naples with a grand theatre for...

5 Bad Movies That Could Be Good Shows

A look at some films that have flopped over the past couple of decades, and whether or not stage productions of the same subject matter might be more effective. The past decade has demonstrated rather flawlessly that we never really know what will succeed on Broadway,...

5 Hollywood Stars Who Turned To Broadway (And Why)

Many actors started their humble beginnings on the stage, whether it was a high school play, a middle school musical, or community theater. Usually the call to the stage has successful actors turning back to Broadway, sometimes to fulfill a dream of starring in a role...

Holiday Musicals: 10 Holiday-Themed Works We Love

The holidays are a great time to get together with the family and watch some movies and musicals with the family. Since that time of the year is upon us, we thought it might be fun to look at some of the holiday musicals that have made their way into our hearts.   1....

How To Prepare For An Audition

Attending your first acting audition can be one of the scariest experiences of your life. From memorizing the script to performing in front of a director, it’s crucial that you prepare as best as possible for your audition. Here’s what you need to know to prepare for...

5 of the Saddest Moments in Musicals

As much as we love to see our favorite characters happy, there is something in sad moments in movies or plays that touch us as well. It’s called empathy. No, we have never been in front of a wizard begging him to help us get home to our family while he just laughs and...

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