A monthly radio show that weaves together Broadway songs and shows in endless combinations.

everythingscenic:

anoldpersonsparade:

Lost one of the greats today. 

Rest in peace dear, dear lady.

everythingscenic:

anoldpersonsparade:

Lost one of the greats today. 

Rest in peace dear, dear lady.

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broadwaycom:

Broadway theaters to dim lights in honor of stage icon Elaine Stritch

broadwaycom:

Broadway theaters to dim lights in honor of stage icon Elaine Stritch

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playbill:

Happy Birthday Audra McDonald!

Six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald was born on July 3. Take a look back at her career, from her Broadway debut in The Secret Garden to her current performance in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, at PlaybillVault.com.

Source: playbill

Hello listeners, and welcome back to an all new Broadway Web!

This month we are celebrating on of the greatest humans on this earth, Audra McDonald. She is now a six time Tony winner in all four acting categories - two things no one else has ever done! You’ll hear signature songs like “Wheels of a Dream” from Ragtime and new hits like “Crazy He Calls Me” from Lady Day At Emerson’s Bar and Grill. 

Go to http://www.mixcloud.com/Broadwayweb/the-broadway-web-with-dj-spider-shay-audra-mcdonald/ to listen!

The Broadway Web with DJ Spider Shay has a new show on the first of every month, so make sure to check back here for another all new Broadway Web on August 1st.

If you would like to listen to any of the previous Broadway Webs, go to http://www.mixcloud.com/Broadwayweb/

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Marni Nixon: Hollywood's Invisible Voice

This is a 2006 NPR report on the quietly successful career of Marni Nixon. You may not recognize her picture, but you certainly know her voice. From singing a duet with herself in West Side Story to breaking her contract on The King and I, this eight minute piece is well worth a listen.

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5751867

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yoyosufo:

I don’t understand when I’m talking about a musical and someone asks me “how do you make a musical about that?” Like the second longest running show on Broadway is 100% people dressed as cats believe me anything can be a musical

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newtjorden:

And the Tony award for Best Musical goes to…

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playbill:

68th Annual Tony Awards Presented June 8; Audra McDonald, Warren Carlyle, Sophie Okonedo, James Monroe Iglehart, Lena Hall, Jason Robert Brown, Gent’s Guide Among Winners

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Source: playbill