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‘Jagged Little Pill’ Musical to Come to Broadway this Fall

Chris Santiago, Copy Editor

March 25, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Inspired by the album from Alanis Morissette, the musical Jagged Little Pill will be hitting Broadway this upcoming fall. The musical tells the story of a multiracial family in the suburbs who endure multiple challenging moments in their lives. It debuted at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge la...

Spamalot Coming to Hershey Theatre

Spamalot Coming to Hershey Theatre

Chris Santiago, Copy editor

January 8, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Spamalot the musical will be at the Hershey Theatre from January 29 through February 3, 2019. Spamalot is a comedy about King Arthur and his knights setting out on the journey to get the Holy Grail. Along the way, Arthur and his knights encounter a group of Frenchmen, killer rabbits, and a line of ...

Five Popular Musicals on Broadway Right Now

Five Popular Musicals on Broadway Right Now

Chris Santiago, Copy Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Broadway, the home to many famous plays and musicals, has many shows currently playing that might make casual theatre goers plan a trip to New York. Here are five of the very best shows for avid theatergoers and those headed to the Big Apple for the first time.   Mean Girls   https://www.insta...

“Be More Chill” Becomes an Off-Broadway Musical

“Be More Chill” Becomes an Off-Broadway Musical

Chris Santiago, Copy Editor

May 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

“Be More Chill,” a musical that first opened at Two River Theatre, will now be making an appearance at Signature Theatre Company off-broadway in New York. The musical previously opened at Two River Theatre in New Jersey in the summer of 2015. “Be More Chill” is about a high schooler named ...

Editorial: Overtures Need to Make a Return to Theatre

Chris Santiago, Copy Editor

March 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Editorial

Nowadays, many musicals do not include overtures, or in other words, orchestral pieces usually played before the showing of a musical or opera. During an overture, there is usually nothing, or little to nothing going on on stage. Simply put, overtures are that special part of a performance that make you ap...

Broadway Making Strong Connections with Younger Audience

Broadway Making Strong Connections with Younger Audience

Christopher Santiago, Copy Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Broadway is making a comeback, and the audience going to see these shows might not be what some expect.   As of recently, Broadway has seen an increase in the amount of youth attending shows. The musicals Dear Evan Hansen and Hamilton are some of the productions introducing a younger audience to the world of t...

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