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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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’...

How to Choose a Digital Piano

Learning how to play the piano can be a highly rewarding experience. It can be a good instrument for beginners. It’s the ideal way...

Top 10 Motörhead Songs

Often regarded as the heroes who revived the heavy metal scene in the late 70s and early 80s, British rock band Motörhead have produced...

Top 10 Grateful Dead Songs

Formed around 65’ Grateful Dead is one of the most influential bands of the time. They were significantly popular and one of the most...

Top 10 Songs About Friendship

When partying with your friends or just hanging out with them, one thing that we all do is play some tunes be it for...

Top 10 Fall Out Boy Love Songs

From their beginnings as an angsty emotional four-piece from Illinois at the turn of the thousand years, Fall Out Boy have discharged six studio...