Oklahoma – The Musical

The original version of Oklahoma opened on Broadway in 1943. It was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein, and it is still performed today. This musical...

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...

Salad Days – The Musical

Salad Days is a lively musical which features a magic piano and a ride in a space ship. For many years Salad Days was the longest running...

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...

My Fair Lady – The Musical

My Fair Lady is a musical based on the play Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw. It was written after Shaw died in 1950, and...

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’...

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...

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...

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...

Top 10 Keith Urban Songs

Besides being married to famous actress Nicole Kidman since 2006, New-Zealand, Australian Singer Urban, is also known for his excellent country music and coaching...

How To Read Guitar Sheet Music For Beginners

The guitar is probably one of the handiest instruments to learn how to play. Perhaps, you might have even learned the rudimentary skills in...

How Long Does It Take To Write A Song?

Cliché as it may seem, but in this content-based age, you do not need to become a professional songwriter before you could produce a...

20 Best Songs About Unrequited Love

In John Green’s book called Will Grayson, Will Grayson mentioned that unrequited loves survive more than requited ones. He never explained the reason behind this...

20 Best Songs About Change

Change can mean a lot of things to many people. At the rate of how things are happening in the world right now, change...