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Mar

‘A Tree Grows in Brooklyn’ Flourishes Anew – ABC News

'A Tree Grows in Brooklyn' Flourishes AnewABC NewsThe comedic character of Cissy, Katie's older sister, confused the original, much more melodramatic musical, when Abbott beefed up the role to showcase Shirley Booth. In Peccadillo's mor…

21
Mar

Heavenly! Sister Act’s Original London Cast Album Gets US Release – Broadway.com

Broadway.comHeavenly! Sister Act's Original London Cast Album Gets US ReleaseBroadway.comThe Original London cast recording of Broadway-bound musical Sister Act will get a digital release in the US on March 22 and a brick-and-mortar release on Marc…

21
Mar

Whoopi Goldberg And Liza Minnelli Set For Stage Awards – Contactmusic.com

Contactmusic.comWhoopi Goldberg And Liza Minnelli Set For Stage AwardsContactmusic.com… an award for her contribution to theatre following her successful turns producing both Sister Act and White Noise. Four-time Tony Award winner Minnelli will recei…

21
Mar

HMT to get the Sister Act habit – Mearns Today

Mearns TodayHMT to get the Sister Act habitMearns TodayThe hugely successful musical Sister Act is heading for a two-week run in His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen next year, direct from London's West End. The Whoopi Goldberg and Stage Entertainme…

20
Mar

Drama League to recognize Goldberg, Minnelli, Stroman – Variety

VarietyDrama League to recognize Goldberg, Minnelli, StromanVarietyGoldberg, whose legit producing resume this season includes "Sister Act" and Chicago musical "White Noise," will take home the award for unique contribution to theat…

20
Mar

Broadway’s Championship Season – Newsweek

NewsweekBroadway's Championship SeasonNewsweek“We have been called the family-friendly gay musical,” says producer Gary McQuinn. The show is one of several this season adapted from hit films, among them Catch Me if You Can and Sister Act. Not s…

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Mar

Critical mass: Review, redo, revisit – it’s all part of the Broadway scene – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsCritical mass: Review, redo, revisit – it's all part of the Broadway sceneNew York Daily NewsBut it's not the only production that has been toiling to get its act together. Script doctors have been making so many house calls …

3
Mar

Photo Coverage: SISTER ACT in Rehearsal – Broadway World

Photo Coverage: SISTER ACT in RehearsalBroadway WorldOlivier Award nominee Patina Miller and the cast of the new Broadway musical SISTER ACT introduced the new musical to the press today, March 2. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the performance preview a…

2
Mar

PHOTO CALL: Patina Miller, Victoria Clark and Cast Preview Sister Act The Musical – Playbill.com

TheaterMania.comPHOTO CALL: Patina Miller, Victoria Clark and Cast Preview Sister Act The MusicalPlaybill.comThe cast of Sister Act The Musical, headed by Tony Award winner Victoria Clark and Olivier Award nominee Patina Miller, performed and posed for…

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Feb

ArtsBeat: Heaven Help Us: Douglas Carter Beane Joins Creative Team of ‘Sister … – New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog)ArtsBeat: Heaven Help Us: Douglas Carter Beane Joins Creative Team of 'Sister …New York Times (blog)The “Sister Act” musical, which stars Patina Miller as Deloris Van Cartier, the soul singer turned woman of the cloth, ha…