Musical Theater: When Did Loud Become Good?

A question or two and a possible explanation about why musicals at the summer theatre and regional level, seems to be presented all in...

Hairspray – A Musical with a Message

London's West End is dominated by musicals, and they usually have one thing in common, romance. But there is one that has a message,...

Mark Hellinger: The History of a Broadway Theatre

The Mark Hellinger Theatre on Broadway started off as the Warner Brothers' Hollywood Theatre. It is now owned by the Times Square Church.Located on...

What is Burlesque?

Tassel twirling, fan dancing, or just plain old striptease? Cher's new movie, Burlesque, has left us all asking: what exactly is burlesque?The word ‘burlesque’...

Writing Your Own Pantomime

Writing your own pantomime for amateur groups.The last cheer has gone up, the last encore has been sung, the curtains have closed, and the...

Best Places to See Cabaret in Melbourne

Looking for a fabulous place to perform, or eager to see the best in Australian cabaret that Melbourne has to offer? Come hear the...

Top 10 Mistakes Made By Cabaret Performers

Cabaret might look easy, but it's a sophisticated, finely-tuned art. Here's some tips for new artists and music theater performers on what to look...

Top 10 People You Need For Good Cabaret

Want to put on a good cabaret successfully? Consider who you'll need to invest in when you're planning, scripting, rehearsing, and performing your show...Solo’...

Top 10 Songs NOT To Use In Cabaret

Looking for good repertoire for your upcoming cabaret show? Let's start with all the best songs to avoid in your cabaret set list...Far too...

What is Cabaret?

Even seasoned cabaret performers struggle to define their art: from burlesque or stand-up to vaudeville or tribute shows, cabaret can be hard to pin...

20+ Types Of Drums With Pictures

When you think about the oldest musical instrument, think of drums. Drums have been around since anyone can remember. It’s believed that...

A Complete Guide To Treble Clefs

The treble clef is the most important symbol in music. It’s used together with other instruments to read music. Its other name is G...

10+ Types Of Trumpets

As long as you exist on this planet, then probably you have come across the trumpet. This musical instrument has a very...

19 Different Types Of Guitars With Pictures

Before you start learning how to play guitar, it’s important to understand the different types of available guitars. This is because of...

10 Types Of Violins and Their Uses

When you talk about musical instruments that have been in existence for a long time, think of the violin. This musical instrument has represented...