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...

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...

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,...

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...

The Forgotten Musicals of the 1950s/1960s

In the 1950s and '60s, several British musicals were running in London;, they were gentle tales of first love and innocence loved by all...

George M. Cohan Biography: The Man Who Owned Broadway

Biography of George M. Cohan, Irish American icon of American theater and Broadway's greatest showman.In June 1878, Irish immigrants Jeremiah and Helen Cohan halted...

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...

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...

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...

Legally Blonde: The Musical – London Review

A personal review of the hit West End show Legally Blonde The Musical at the Savoy TheatreOh-my-god you guys, it’s like totally here! Legally Blonde:...

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...

7 Types Of Flutes and Their Uses

The flute is a woodwind instrument that you can use for sounding. The flute is different from woodwind instruments such as reeds. It’s a...

13 Types Of Pianos and Their Uses

The piano is an instrumental type of string that produces sound using vibrating strings that run across a soundboard inside an instrument. When you...

14 Types of Saxophones and Their Uses

When you talk about saxophones, many people will only think of the four types which are well known. However, there’re many types of saxophone...

9 Types Of Speakers You Need To Know About

An electroacoustic transducer or a speaker is a system that transforms an electrical audio signal into sound. Before the signal is transmitted to the...