broadway http://wvxu.org en The Broadway hit "Chicago" comes to Covington http://wvxu.org/post/broadway-hit-chicago-comes-covington <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Anne </span>Arenstein<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks about </span><a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>The Carnegie in Covington</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">’s new production of the hit Broadway musical </span><a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/production.php" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Chicago</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> with co-directors </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Dee Anne Bryll</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Ed Cohen</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. This production features new Cincinnati residents, happy couple and Broadway veterans </span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/david.e.baum" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>David Baum</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (choreographer) and </span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/goddard.leslie" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Leslie Goddard</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (Roxy.)</span></p><p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 05:30:30 +0000 Anne Arenstein 15824 at http://wvxu.org The Broadway hit "Chicago" comes to Covington Mandy Patinkin coming to Music Hall http://wvxu.org/post/mandy-patinkin-coming-music-hall <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">His presence on stage, screen and television is unmistakable – </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Sunday in the Park with George</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on Broadway, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">The Princess Bride</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on film, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Homeland</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on television. </span><a href="http://www.mandypatinkin.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Mandy Patinkin</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is multi-talented, but his singing is how he first achieved fame. He will be joining the </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatipops.org/Content.php?id=258" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cincinnati Pops</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for three concerts April 19-21, performing songs from his stage career as well as some of his favorite popular standards. </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Mandy Patinkin</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is on the phone with our Rick </span>Pender<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to talk about his career and these upcoming concerts.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 05:32:20 +0000 Rick Pender 11234 at http://wvxu.org Mandy Patinkin coming to Music Hall CCM alum Shoshana Bean's new album http://wvxu.org/post/ccm-alum-shoshana-beans-new-album <p>After graduating from UC’s <a href="http://ccm.uc.edu/"><strong>College Conservatory of Music</strong></a>, <a href="http://shoshanabean.com/"><strong>Shoshana Bean</strong></a> attained great success in New York, appearing in <em>Godspell</em>, <em>Hairspray</em> and <em>Leader of the Pack</em> before being cast in <a href="http://www.wickedthemusical.com/"><strong>Wicked</strong></a>. After a year of understudying, she spent one year in the lead role of Elpheba. Realizing that could be the pinnacle of her Broadway career, she moved to California and is now writing and performing her own music, including her newly released CD<a href="http://www.amazon.com/OFarrell-Street-Shoshana-Bean/dp/B00AR7ZULU/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1364393916&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=o%27farrell+street"> <strong>O’Farrelll Street</strong></a>. Assistant Producer Kevin Reynolds remembers Shoshana onstage at CCM and talks with her about her career and this new album.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:31:15 +0000 Kevin Reynolds 10793 at http://wvxu.org CCM alum Shoshana Bean's new album "War Horse" comes to the Aronoff Center http://wvxu.org/post/war-horse-comes-aronoff-center <p>Five-time Tony Award winning play,<a href="http://cincinnati.broadway.com/shows/war-horse-baa/"> <strong>War Horse</strong></a>, is making its Cincinnati debut at the <a href="http://cincinnati.broadway.com/venues/theaters/aronoff-center-arts/"><strong>Aronoff Center</strong></a> as part of the Broadway series. Starting as a children’s book before becoming this uniquely staged production, it was then translated into a Steven Spielberg-directed film. Jim Stump welcomes <strong>Genevieve Miller</strong> and <strong>Elizabeth Truitt</strong> from <strong>Broadway in Cincinnati</strong> to talk about <strong>War Horse</strong> in advance of its March 26 opening.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 05:32:30 +0000 Jim Stump 10504 at http://wvxu.org "War Horse" comes to the Aronoff Center Bebe Neuwirth in concert http://wvxu.org/post/bebe-neuwirth-concert <p>If you only know the name <a href="http://broadwayworld.com/people/Bebe-Neuwirth/"><strong>Bebe Neuwirth</strong></a> from her role as Lilith on the long running sitcom <strong>“Cheers,”</strong> then you’ve only just scratched the talented surface of this multi-talented performer. She’s a two-time Tony Award winner for roles in <strong>“Chicago”</strong> and <strong>“Sweet Charity,”</strong> plus she originated the role of Morticia in the Broadway musical <strong>The Addams Family</strong>. She’s in Cincinnati Saturday night for a performance called <a href="http://www.mayersonjcc.org/?page=Bebe"><strong>Stories With Piano</strong></a> at the <a href="http://www.scpak12.org/"><strong>School for Creative and Performing Arts</strong></a>, sponsored by the <strong>Mayerson JCC</strong>. She is on the phone with Mark Perzel to discuss her career and what the audience can expect in her Saturday night show.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 05:30:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 9967 at http://wvxu.org Bebe Neuwirth in concert