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Chicago Sings Happy Birthday to Dolly Parton

Chicago Sings Happy Birthday to Dolly Parton

After last nights Chicago Premiere of ‘9 to 5’ at the Bank of America Theater (18 W Monroe) the cast invited Dolly Parton back onto the stage so they could surprise her with a rendition […]

Posted in: Divas, Musical Theatre, video 7 years ago 0
VIDEO: "For Good" - The Boy Version

VIDEO: “For Good” – The Boy Version

Typically, the song “For Good” from the musical Wicked is sung by two women. It’s very interesting to hear two guys sing it to each other – adds a whole different layer to it. If […]

Posted in: Musical Theatre, video 8 years ago 5
Is the Glee Stage Show a Hot Mess?

Is the Glee Stage Show a Hot Mess?

I’m hearing that the touring production of Glee is a lot like the 1980s Up With People. A lot of fun, but at the end of the show you kind of feel sorry for the […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Musical Theatre, Television, Videos 8 years ago 3
VIDEO: Addams Family Musical Retooled

VIDEO: Addams Family Musical Retooled

The retooled Addams Family Musical was on Letterman the other night. Wonder how much of the squid they cut out? Wonder if Jackie is still pissed about her role? –Thanks Michael

Posted in: Musical Theatre, Television, Videos 8 years ago 2
GALLERY: Photos from the New Production of Dreamgirls

GALLERY: Photos from the New Production of Dreamgirls

With a new look, new songs and a new cast, Dreamgirls is dazzling audiences here in Chicago and coming soon to a town near you. Here are some selected photos from the new touring production, […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Images, Musical Theatre 8 years ago 0
FOF #1128 - The Bride of Wildenstein's Predictions for 2010 - 01.21.10

FOF #1128 – The Bride of Wildenstein’s Predictions for 2010

Rawr! Our friend Marisan DeLellis talks about his new one-person musical “The Bride of Wildenstein” on Jocelyn Wildenstein, the eccentric New York City socialite who surgically transformed herself into the bizarre looking Cat Lady.

Plus we all share our predictions for the coming year: which celebrities will die in 2010? Gagaholism, Peacocking, Weird Mashups, Life Swapping, DIY Healthcare and Susan Boiling.

Peter Pan Fail

Peter Pan Fail

Wonderful Peter Pan fail! The best fail is the second one, so wait for it! Via

Posted in: Culture & Style, Musical Theatre, Videos 8 years ago 4
[PHOTOS] The New Addams Family Musical

[PHOTOS] The New Addams Family Musical

We just got back from watching the new musical “The Addams Family” based on the iconic and gothic family of characters created by cartoonist Charles Addams, making its world premiere in Chicago at the Oriental […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Images, Musical Theatre 8 years ago 3
FOF #1063 - The Best Church of God Will Save Your Soul - 09.25.09

FOF #1063 – The Best Church of God Will Save Your Soul

Aemilia Scott and Mike Descoteaux from the Best Church of God play music from their show and reflect on the bizarre world of religion. Beyonce is set to perform in the Muslim city of Kuala Lumpur, will she be doing “Single Ladies” in a burqua?

FOF #987 - Esteban Cruz and the Benefits of Being a Homo - 05.15.09

FOF #987 – Esteban Cruz and the Benefits of Being a Homo

Sexy, crazy and exhilarating –that’s Esteban Andres Cruz. His one-man show “Stuffed” is a collection of hilarious songs and stories about growing up gay in a macho super jock Hispanic household in Cicero, that’s on […]