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Twenty Three

  Twenty-three.  There are twenty-three kids in Bravo Performing Art’s production of GIRLHOOD.  “Well, I wanted to have about 34, but we were a bit under enrollment this year” the director told me. But, let me tell you – twenty-three middle school students is a lot.  I was at the first rehearsal. First rehearsals are

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Musical Theatre and Modern Dance

William Reilly’s Academy of Ballet is where I was a scholarship dance student.  I was a boy, with no dance training – other than a few shows I had performed in.  And because of my gender (a shortage of boys!), I was given a scholarship.  It meant I got to take as many ballet classes

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Things I learned about PIPPIN!

PIPPIN has always held a special place in my heart.  I remember seeing it four times before I went to college. You see, I was in high school when it was the “big” show to do.  Although I never did the show, I still LOVED seeing it.  As I am reading the revised and updated

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Trouble…Erratic…Unreliable….Undependable – NO!

I was sitting quietly in the back of the costume work room, waiting for my time to be measured and to have my costume fitted.  I was young, just out of college, and this was a huge, important company I was working with as an actor.  Next to me was a mature actress that had

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Schwartz discusses Fosse/Verdon an interview by Carol de Giere

Welcome to my blog – Everything Broadway – For this week’s blog I asked my friend Carol de Giere if I could share with you some of her interview with Stephen Schwartz about his reaction to the TV series Fosse/Verdon.  She said yes. But, before I do, I would like to say that Carol has

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We all need some inspiration now…hope this helps!

For today’s blog, I wanted to share some quotes from various heroes.  Several of them came to me by way of my mentor, Ken Davenport.  He has been a huge inspiration to me and he love’s quotes. Some are quotes I discovered in other places. But I find them inspiring and uplifting. “Live like you’ll

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