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Googie Withers Actor

Googie Withers Georgette Lizette “Googie” Withers CBE, AO (12 March 1917 – 15 July 2011) was a British entertainer who had a lengthy career in theatre, film, and television. She was a longtime resident of Australia with her husband, the actor John McCallum, with whom she often appeared. She was a well-known actress during the war […]


John McCallum Australian Actor and Producer

John MacCullum John Neil McCallum, AO, CBE (14 March 1918 – 3 February 2010)[1][2] was an Australian theatre and film actor, highly successful in Britain. He was also a television producer.[3][4]   Early Life McCallum’s father, John Neil McCallum Sr., was a theatre owner and entrepreneur, who built and for many years ran the 2,000 seat […]


Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins     Mary Poppins is a musical with music and lyrics by the Sherman Brothers, with additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, and a script by Julian Fellowes. The musical is based on the similarly titled Mary Poppins children’s books by P. L. Travers and the 1964 Disney film, […]

Once the Musical

Once (musical) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This article is about a 2011 musical. For other uses, see Once. Once Broadway promotional poster Music Glen Hansard Markéta Irglová Lyrics Glen Hansard Markéta Irglová Book Enda Walsh Basis Once by John Carney Productions 2011 Off-Broadway 2012 Broadway 2013 Dublin 2013 West End […]



Sweat Sweat is a 2015 play by Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright Lynn Nottage.[1] Set in 2008, it has been described as reminiscent of the “working-class naturalism” of Clifford Odets.[2] It won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.[3]   Background Lynn Nottage began working on the play in 2011 by interviewing residents of Reading, Pennsylvania, which […]


Daniel’s Husband

Daniel’s Husband (Play) By Michael McKeever New York premiere directed by Joe Brancato presented by Primary Stages and Ted Snowdon In Michael McKeever’s …


Frank Thring

Frank Thring Frank William Thring (11 May 1926 – 29 December 1994) was an Australian character actor of radio, stage, television and film[1]   Early Life Thring was born in Melbourne, the son of Frank Thring Snr. (known as F. W. Thring) and Olive (née Kreitmeyer), and was educated at the Melbourne Grammar School. His […]


Patti LuPone

Patto Lupone Patti Ann LuPone (born April 21, 1949) is an American actress and singer, best known for her work in stage musicals. She is a two-time Grammy Award winner and a two-time Tony Award winner. She is also a 2006 American Theater Hall of Fame inductee.[1][2] LuPone began her professional career with The Acting […]

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a stage musical based on the children’s novel of the same name by Roald Dahl, with book by David Greig, music by Marc Shaiman and lyrics by Shaiman and Scott Wittman. The musical premiered in London’s West End at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane […]


Lucas Hnath

Lucas Hnath   Biography Hnath grew up in Orlando, Florida. He moved to New York City in 1997 to study pre-med,[1] and then changed to dramatic writing at the Tisch School of the Arts, at New York University, earning a BFA in 2001, and an MFA in 2002.[2] He teaches at New York University. He […]


  Bandstand (musical) Bandstand is an original musical composed by Richard Oberacker with book and lyrics by Oberacker and Robert Taylor. [1] The musical tells the story of a mismatched band of military veterans who join together to compete in a national radio contest in New York City with a prize that will guarantee instant […]

The Little Foxes

The Little Foxes From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This article is about the play. For the article about the 1941 film adaptation, see The Little Foxes (film). The Little Foxes First edition (1939) Written by Lillian Hellman Characters Regina Giddens Horace Giddens Leo Hubbard Oscar Hubbard Date premiered February 15, 1939 (1939-02-15) Place premiered […]


A Doll’s House Part 2

A Doll’s House, Part 2 A Doll’s House, Part 2 is a 2017 play written by Lucas Hnath. The play “picks up after Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House concludes”.[1]     Productions The play was commissioned by South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa, California where it was directed by Shelley Butler in April 2017.[2] The […]

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Gavin Creel

Gavin Creel Gavin James Creel (born April 18, 1976) is an American actor, singer and songwriter. Creel is best known for his work in musical theatre, for which he has received two Tony Award nominations—for originating the role of Jimmy in Thoroughly Modern Millie and for his performance as Claude in Hair—and an Laurence Olivier […]

My Night with Reg

My Night with Reg From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search For the film, see My Night with Reg (film). My Night with Reg Written by Kevin Elyot Date premiered 31 March 1994 Place premiered Royal Court Theatre London Original language English Subject Witty drama about gay manners and morals in the age […]

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike is a comedy play written by Christopher Durang. The story revolves around the relationships of three middle-aged single siblings, two of whom live together, and takes place during a visit by the third, Masha, who supports them. They discuss their lives […]

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The Little Mermaid

  The Little Mermaid The Little Mermaid is a stage musical produced by Disney Theatrical, based on the animated 1989 Disney film of the same name and the classic story of the same name by Hans Christian Andersen about a mermaid who dreams of the world above the sea and gives up her voice to […]

The Student Prince

The Student Prince The Student Prince is an operetta in four acts with music by Sigmund Romberg and book and lyrics by Dorothy Donnelly. It is based on Wilhelm Meyer-Förster’s play Old Heidelberg. The piece has elements of melodrama but lacks the swashbuckling style common to Romberg’s other works. The plot is mostly faithful to […]

Richard III

Richard III Richard III is a historical play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in approximately 1592. It depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of King Richard III of England.[1] The play is grouped among the histories in the First Folio and is most often classified as such. Occasionally, […]


Falsettos   Falsettos is a musical with a book by James Lapine and William Finn, and music and lyrics by Finn. The musical consists of March of the Falsettos and Falsettoland, the last two installments in one trio of one-act Off-Broadway musicals (the first was In Trousers). The story involves Marvin, his ex-wife Trina, his […]