The First Wizard of Oz Stage Play

In 1903, years before MGM made its musical version of Oz, a stage musical based on L. Frank Baum's book became a Broadway hit. Before...

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...

Million Dollar Quartet

This Tony Award-winning musical tells the tale of a night four friends got together to rock. Musicals have been written that celebrate families, make historical...

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s By Jeeves: Review of Musical Based on P.G....

A collaboration between Alan Ayckbourn and Andrew Lloyd Webber, By Jeeves doesn't quite hit the spot. By Jeeves, by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Alan Ayckbourn,...

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...

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 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’...

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...

6 Best and Easiest Musical Instruments to Learn As an Adult

Music is a love language. And it can be the best companion throughout your life, especially your adult years. 

20 Types of Wind Instruments You Didn’t Know Existed

Did you know that there are 20 different types of wind instruments? Most people are only familiar with the common ones, such...

How to Improve the Quality of Your Home Recordings

Many artists start their careers by recording one or several singles at home. With the reach the internet has, they can then...