All tagged Musical Theatre

Adam's Call: Michael Feinstein's "Showstoppers" at Feinstein's/54 Below: Hits all the right notes and then some

Adam's Call: Two weeks ago I got to attend Michael Feinstein's "Showstoppers" at Feinstein's/54 Below. Michael hit all the right notes & then some! From the minute the orchestra started, I knew I was in for a special night. From his vocal quality to the way he connects to the audience, Michael defines showman. Whether it's a big band number or a gentler, quieter piano only song, Michael reels you in making you want more. Michael Feinstein's "Showstoppers" plays Feinstein's/54 Below through 9/3!
Adam's Call: "Chicago: The Musical": Still Going Strong: The Tony Award winning revival of "Chicago: The Musical," celebrating 20 years on Broadway & starring former Spice Girl Mel B will "Razzle Dazzle" you, whether it's your first time seeing the show or your hundredth time!! After 20 years on Broadway, "Chicago: The Musical" still has that fresh, exciting feeling! So, "Tap Dance" your way over to The Ambassador Theatre to take in this classic show!
Adam's Call: Andy Karl and Orfeh: "Legally Bound" at Feinstein's/54 Below: What an incredible evening I had at Feinstein's/54 Below seeing Broadway couple Andy Karl & Orfeh performing their final night of their new show "Legally Bound." It was an evening full of powerful voices, fun stories, & great songs!
Adam's Call: "The Bodyguard: The Musical" has found a way to make itself its own entity, while keeping all our favorite moments from the Oscar-nominated film that starred Whitney Houston & Kevin Costner. "The Bodyguard: The Musical" plays Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn NJ through January 1, 2017 before departing on its US Tour!
Adam's Call: Michael Longoria knocked me out unconscious at Joe's Pub a few weeks ago while celebrating the release of his CD "Broadway Brick by Brick." Michel literally has a vocal range like no other! There was not a moment in the show where the word "Wow" did not come out of my mouth. "Broadway Brick by Brick" showcases Michael's talents perfectly! It capitalizes his strong vocal range, highlights his soulful voice, and captures his love for Broadway!
Adam's Call: Charles Busch: "The Ultimate Playlist" at Feinstein's/54 Below: An Evening Filled with Laughter, Smiles, and a Walk Down Memory Lane. Charles has a way of captivating the audience with his stories. Whenever he tells a story, it feels as though we are seated in his living room around his fire place. I also enjoyed Charles' varied set list. This show made me so happy and I can't wait for Charles' next engagement at Feinstein's/54 Below!
Adam's Call: "Grin and Barrett" is Unforgettable! Barrett's show was the perfect blend of music and behind-the-scene stories from his theatrical endeavors and time so far on "NCIS: Los Angeles." From musical theatre numbers to standards, pop, and rock covers, Barrett wowed the crowd throughout the evening! It was GREAT to see Barrett back on stage, singing his heart out, and enjoying the live audience he loves performing for!
Adam's Call: What a week it's been so far here in Las Vegas! I came here to celebrate my 40th Birthday, but I had the honor to leave my 30s on a high note, taking in one of Vegas' biggest shows, "Steve Wynn's ShowStoppers!" "Steve Wynn's ShowStoppers" is the perfect feel good show! You get the glitz and glamour of Vegas along with some of the biggest numbers in Broadway history!
Adam's Call: The trip out to George Street Playhouse to see Emmy and Tony Award nominated actor John Tartaglia in "Buyer & Cellar" was definitely worth the trip!
Adam's Call: Sutton Foster: New York Pops: One Night Only: A Night I Will Remember Forever. Sutton was on fire! Her voice filled Carnegie Hall well beyond the rafters! From the moment Sutton took the stage, she captivated the audience all the way through until the very end and that still was too short of a time to be at this concert.
Adam's Call: The New York Pops' Holiday Concert: Kelli and Matthew: Home for the Holidays was a Winter Wonderland! The New York Pops Holiday Concert always puts me a smile on my face. This year's concert was no exception! It was a real treat to see Matthew Morrison and Kelli O'Hara together again! Separately, they are fantastic, but united, they are something unreal!
Adam's Call: "Journey of a Bombshell: The Ina Ray Hutton Story": Interesting story. Very well acted. Excellently sung. The thing I liked most about Journey of a Bombshell was learning about Ina's career and the portrayal of her drive, determination, and strength of working her way up in a man's world.