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...

The Theatre District of Charlotte, North Carolina

A guide to the various performing arts venues in Uptown Charlotte. When one thinks of the Carolinas, one more than likely will flash images of...

Legally Blonde: The Musical – London Review

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

Gareth Gates of Pop Idol Moves to Les Miz

Gareth Gates, the cheeky-faced young singer who was runner-up in the first ever Pop Idol has joined the cast of the world's longest running...

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...

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...

Flashdance: The Musical

After successfully dancing its way through its first tour two years ago, Flashdance: The Musical premieres once more at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London. Based on...

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...

Tony Pastor: Broadway’s Amazing Musical Impresario

The story takes Pastor from an eight-year-old New York Lower West-Side street comedy singer to one of the most respected impresarios Broadway has ever...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

What Guitar Does Deftones Use: Unveiling The Band’s Instrumental Arsenal

Deftones, an American alternative metal band formed in the late 1980s, has become synonymous with a distinct sonic landscape that merges aggressive...

What Guitar Does Steve Lacy Use: The Musician’s Go-To Instrument Revealed

Steve Lacy, known for his seamless blend of R&B and indie rock, has become a noteworthy figure in the music industry not...

What Guitar Does Ted Nugent Play: Unveiling the Rock Legend’s Choice

Ted Nugent, a name synonymous with raucous rock 'n' roll and high-energy performances, has built a reputation as one of music’s most...