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A Chorus Line is a musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a book by James Kirkwood Jr. and Nicholas Dante.
The Academy Award for Best Picture is one of the Academy Awards presented annually since the awards debuted in 1929, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Adam Pascal (born October 25, 1970) is an American actor, singer, and musician, known for his performance as Roger Davis in the original cast of Jonathan Larson's musical Rent on Broadway 1996, the 2005 movie version of the musical, and the Broadway Tour of Rent in 2009.
The Adelaide Festival Centre, Australia's first multi-purpose arts centre, was built in 1973 and opened three months before the Sydney Opera House.
The Adelphi Theatre is a London West End theatre, located on the Strand in the City of Westminster.
Alan Willis Thicke (né Jeffrey; March 1, 1947 – December 13, 2016) was a Canadian actor, songwriter, comedian, game and talk show host.
"All That Jazz" (alternatively "And All That Jazz") is a song from the 1975 musical Chicago.
The Ambassador Theatre is a Broadway theatre located at 219 West 49th Street between Broadway and 8th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan.
America Georgine Ferrera (born April 18, 1984) is an American actress.
Amy Spanger is an American actress, singer and dancer.
Ann Reinking (born November 10, 1949) is an American actress, dancer, and choreographer.
Anna Montanaro (born 2 November 1973 in Gifhorn) is a German actress.
Aoife Mulholland (born 29 May 1978) is an Irish actress and musical theatre performer from Salthill, Galway.
Ashley Nicolle Ross-Næss (née Simpson; born October 3, 1984), known by the stage name Ashlee Simpson, is an American singer-songwriter and actress.
The Associated Press (AP) is a U.S.-based not-for-profit news agency headquartered in New York City.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Barcelona is a city in Spain.
Barney Martin (March 3, 1923 – March 21, 2005) was an American actor, comedy writer and New York City Police Department detective.
Beatrice "Bebe" Neuwirth (born December 31, 1958) is an American actress, singer, and dancer.
Belgrade (Beograd / Београд, meaning "White city",; names in other languages) is the capital and largest city of Serbia.
Belva Gaertner (née Boosinger; September 14, 1884 – May 14, 1965) was a woman who was acquitted of murder in a 1924 trial.
Benjamin D. "Ben" Brantley (born October 26, 1954) is an American journalist and the chief theater critic of The New York Times.
Ben Cross (born Harry Bernard Cross; 16 December 1947) is an English stage and film actor, best known for his portrayal of the British Olympic athlete Harold Abrahams in the 1981 film Chariots of Fire.
Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht (10 February 1898 – 14 August 1956), known professionally as Bertolt Brecht, was a German theatre practitioner, playwright, and poet.
Beulah May Annan (née Sheriff; November 18, 1899 – March 10, 1928) was an American suspected murderer.
Bianca Marroquín is a Mexican musical theatre and television actress known as the first Mexican actress to have a starring role on Broadway and one of the youngest actresses to play Roxie Hart in a Broadway production of Chicago.
Robert Louis Fosse (June 23, 1927 – September 23, 1987) was an American dancer, musical theatre choreographer, director, screenwriter, film director and actor.
Bogotá, officially Bogotá, Distrito Capital, abbreviated Bogotá, D.C., and formerly known as Santafé de Bogotá between 1991 and 2000, is the capital and largest city of Colombia, administered as the Capital District, although often thought of as part of Cundinamarca.
Bonita Melody Lysette Langford (born 22 July 1964), better known as Bonnie Langford, is an English actress, dancer and entertainer.
In some Christian movements, particularly in Evangelicalism, to be born again, or to experience the new birth, is a popular phrase referring to "spiritual rebirth", or a regeneration of the human spirit from the Holy Spirit, contrasted with physical birth.
Brandy Rayana Norwood (born February 11, 1979), known professionally by her mononym Brandy, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.
Broadway theatre,Although theater is the generally preferred spelling in the United States (see American and British English spelling differences), many Broadway venues, performers and trade groups for live dramatic presentations use the spelling theatre.
Brooke Christa Shields (born May 31, 1965) is an American actress and model.
Bucharest (București) is the capital and largest city of Romania, as well as its cultural, industrial, and financial centre.
Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.
The Cambridge Theatre is a West End theatre, on a corner site in Earlham Street facing Seven Dials, in the London Borough of Camden, built in 1929–30 for Bertie Meyer on an "irregular triangular site".
Caracas, officially Santiago de León de Caracas, is the capital and centre of the Greater Caracas Area, and the largest city of Venezuela.
Carol Woods (born November 13, 1943) is an American actress and singer.
A cast recording is a recording of a stage musical that is intended to document the songs as they were performed in the show and experienced by the audience.
Cats is a sung-through British musical composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber, based on Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T. S. Eliot, and produced by Cameron Mackintosh.
Cecil Blount DeMille (August 12, 1881 – January 21, 1959) was an American filmmaker.
Chandra Danette Wilson (born August 27, 1969) is an American actress and director, known for her role as Dr. Miranda Bailey in the ABC television drama Grey's Anatomy since 2005, for which she has been nominated for the Emmy for Best Supporting Actress four times.
Charlotte d'Amboise (born May 11, 1964) is an American actress and dancer.
Charlotte is the most populous city in the U.S. state of North Carolina.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Chicago is a 1927 American comedy-drama silent film produced by Cecil B. DeMille and directed by Frank Urson.
Chicago is a 2002 American musical crime comedy-drama film based on the stage-musical of the same name, exploring the themes of celebrity, scandal, and corruption in Chicago during the Jazz Age.
Chicago is a 1926 play written by Maurine Dallas Watkins that is best known today as the inspiration for the 1975 stage musical Chicago.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
Chita Rivera (born January 23, 1933) is an American actress, dancer, and singer best known for her roles in musical theatre.
Choreography is the art or practice of designing sequences of movements of physical bodies (or their depictions) in which motion, form, or both are specified.
Christie Brinkley (born Christine Lee Hudson, February 2, 1954) is an American model, actress and businesswoman.
Christine Pedi is an American television and theatre actress, as well as a cabaret performer and radio personality.
Christopher Luverne Sieber (born February 18, 1969) is an American actor.
Claire Jane Sweeney (born 17 April 1971) is an English actress, singer and television personality, best known for playing the role of Lindsey Corkhill in the Channel 4 soap opera Brookside and her appearance on the first series of the reality TV show Celebrity Big Brother.
The Comedy Theatre is a 997-seat theatre in Melbourne's East End Theatre District.
The Cook County Jail, located on in Cook County, Illinois, is the largest single site jail in the United States.
Cook County is a county in the U.S. state of Illinois.
Copenhagen (København; Hafnia) is the capital and most populous city of Denmark.
Criminal justice is the delivery of justice to those who have committed crimes.
Cuba Michael Gooding Jr. (born January 2, 1968), is an American actor and comedian.
The Daily Mail is a British daily middle-marketPeter Wilby, New Statesman, 19 December 2013 (online version: 2 January 2014) tabloid newspaper owned by the Daily Mail and General Trust and published in London.
David Michael Hasselhoff (born July 17, 1952), nicknamed "The Hoff", is an American actor, singer, producer, and businessman, who set a Guinness World Record as the most watched man on TV.
David Thompson is an American writer and playwright.
Debra Monk is an American actress, singer, and writer, best known for her performances on the Broadway stage.
Denise van Outen (born Denise Kathleen Outen; 27 May 1974) is an English actress, singer, dancer and presenter.
María Denisse Dibós Silva (born 15 April 1967, Lima, Perú) is a Peruvian actress, theatrical producer, music director, art educator, dance instructor, singer, and businessperson.
Denver, officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.
Don Fellows (December 2, 1922 – October 21, 2007) was an American actor known for his roles in British theater and television.
The Drama Desk Awards are presented annually and were first awarded in 1955 to recognize excellence in New York theatre productions on Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Choreography is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Director of a Musical is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Lighting Design is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Revival of a Musical is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions.
Encores! is a Tony-honored concert series dedicated to performing rarely heard American musicals, usually with their original orchestrations.
An estate, in common law, is the net worth of a person at any point in time alive or dead.
The fourth wall is a performance convention in which an invisible, imagined wall separates actors from the audience.
The foxtrot is a smooth, progressive dance characterized by long, continuous flowing movements across the dance floor.
Frances Ruffelle (born Frances Jane Ruffell; 29 August 1965) is an English musical theatre actress and recording artist.
Fred Ebb (April 8, 1928 – September 11, 2004) was an American musical theatre lyricist who had many successful collaborations with composer John Kander.
The Garrick Theatre is a West End theatre, located on Charing Cross Road, in the City of Westminster, named for the stage actor David Garrick.
Geraldine Gail Turner OAM (born 23 June 1950 in Brisbane, Australia) is an Australian actress and singer.
Virginia Katherine Rogers (née McMath; July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995) was an American actress, dancer, and singer.
Gothenburg (abbreviated Gbg; Göteborg) is the second-largest city in Sweden and the fifth-largest in the Nordic countries.
A Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievement in the music industry.
The Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album has been awarded since 1959.
Gregory Neale Harrison (born May 31, 1950) is an American actor.
Gretchen Mol (born November 8, 1972) is an American actress and former model.
Gwyneth Evelyn “Gwen” Verdon (January 13, 1925 – October 18, 2000) was an American actress and dancer.
Hamburg (locally), Hamborg, officially the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg (Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg, Friee un Hansestadt Hamborg),Constitution of Hamburg), is the second-largest city of Germany as well as one of the country's 16 constituent states, with a population of roughly 1.8 million people. The city lies at the core of the Hamburg Metropolitan Region which spreads across four German federal states and is home to more than five million people. The official name reflects Hamburg's history as a member of the medieval Hanseatic League, a free imperial city of the Holy Roman Empire, a city-state and one of the 16 states of Germany. Before the 1871 Unification of Germany, it was a fully sovereign state. Prior to the constitutional changes in 1919 it formed a civic republic headed constitutionally by a class of hereditary grand burghers or Hanseaten. The city has repeatedly been beset by disasters such as the Great Fire of Hamburg, exceptional coastal flooding and military conflicts including World War II bombing raids. Historians remark that the city has managed to recover and emerge wealthier after each catastrophe. Situated on the river Elbe, Hamburg is home to Europe's second-largest port and a broad corporate base. In media, the major regional broadcasting firm NDR, the printing and publishing firm italic and the newspapers italic and italic are based in the city. Hamburg remains an important financial center, the seat of Germany's oldest stock exchange and the world's oldest merchant bank, Berenberg Bank. Media, commercial, logistical, and industrial firms with significant locations in the city include multinationals Airbus, italic, italic, italic, and Unilever. The city is a forum for and has specialists in world economics and international law with such consular and diplomatic missions as the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, the EU-LAC Foundation, and the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning. In recent years, the city has played host to multipartite international political conferences and summits such as Europe and China and the G20. Former German Chancellor italic, who governed Germany for eight years, and Angela Merkel, German chancellor since 2005, come from Hamburg. The city is a major international and domestic tourist destination. It ranked 18th in the world for livability in 2016. The Speicherstadt and Kontorhausviertel were declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 2015. Hamburg is a major European science, research, and education hub, with several universities and institutions. Among its most notable cultural venues are the italic and italic concert halls. It gave birth to movements like Hamburger Schule and paved the way for bands including The Beatles. Hamburg is also known for several theatres and a variety of musical shows. St. Pauli's italic is among the best-known European entertainment districts.
Hearst Communications, often referred to simply as Hearst, is an American mass media and business information conglomerate based in New York City, New York.
Helen Morgan (August 2, 1900 – October 9, 1941) was an American singer and actress who worked in films and on the stage.
Henry Goodman (born 23 April 1950) is a RADA trained English actor.
The Hong Kong Arts Festival (香港藝術節) (HKAF), founded in 1973, is an annual series of cultural programmes in Hong Kong, with many performances from other parts of the world.
Ian Kelsey (born 17 December 1966) is an English actor.
The Internet Broadway Database (IBDB) is an online database of Broadway theatre productions and their personnel.
James Doherty (born 17 December 1966) is an English actor.
James Naughton (born December 6, 1945) is an American director, and theater, film and television actor.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
Jasmine Guy (born March 10, 1962) is an American actress, director, singer and dancer.
The Jazz Age was a period in the 1920s and 1930s in which jazz music and dance styles rapidly gained nationwide popularity.
Jeff McCarthy is an American actor.
Jennifer Lesley Ellison (born 30 May 1983) is an English actress, former glamour model, television personality, dancer and singer.
Jennifer Odessa Nettles (born September 12, 1974) is an American country music singer and songwriter.
Jenny Logan (born 1942) is an English actress, trained dancer and singer.
Jerome Bernard Orbach (October 20, 1935 – December 28, 2004) was an American actor and singer, described at the time of his death as "one of the last bona fide leading men of the Broadway musical and global celebrity on television" and a "versatile stage and film actor".
Gerald Norman "Jerry" Springer (born February 13, 1944) is an American television presenter, former lawyer, politician, news presenter, actor, and musician.
Jill Halfpenny (born 15 July 1975) is an English actress, best known for her roles as Rebecca Hopkins in the British soap opera Coronation Street (1999–2000); Kate Mitchell (née Morton) in rival soap EastEnders (2002–05); Izzie Redpath in Waterloo Road (2006–07); and Diane Manning in In The Club (2014–16). She also won the second series of the television dance contest Strictly Come Dancing in 2004. Her career began in 1989 with a regular role in the BBC children's drama series Byker Grove. She has subsequently appeared in numerous TV roles, such as Peak Practice, Mount Pleasant, Wild at Heart, Lightfields, Babylon, Humans, Three Girls, and Liar. She has also enjoyed a successful theatre career, with roles ranging from pantomime to the West End, in productions such as Uncle Vanya, Calendar Girls, Abigail's Party, and musicals like Chicago. In 2011, she won the Theatregoers' Choice Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical and the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical for her portrayal of Paulette in Legally Blonde.
Joel Grey (born Joel David Katz; April 11, 1932) is an American actor, singer, dancer, director, and photographer.
Johannesburg (also known as Jozi, Joburg and Egoli) is the largest city in South Africa and is one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world.
John Scot Barrowman (born 11 March 1967) is a Scottish-American actor, singer, presenter and writer.
John Harold Kander (born March 18, 1927) is the American composer of a number of musicals as part of the songwriting team of Kander and Ebb.
John George O'Hurley (born October 9, 1954) is an American actor, voice actor, author, comedian and television personality.
Josefina Gabrielle is a three-time Olivier Award nominated British stage and television actress, and a former ballet dancer, best known for her performances in West End musicals and plays.
Judi Connelli AM (born 20 July 1947 in Brisbane, Australia) is an award-winning singer and actress in theatre, opera and television.
Jules Fisher (born November 12, 1937) is an American lighting designer and producer.
Kara Elizabeth DioGuardi (born December 9, 1970) is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, music publisher, A&R executive, composer and TV personality.
Ken Billington (born October 29, 1946) is an American lighting designer.
Kevin Scott Richardson (born October 3, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, actor and model, best known as a member of the Backstreet Boys.
Las Vegas (Spanish for "The Meadows"), officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County.
The Laurence Olivier Awards, or simply the Olivier Awards, are presented annually by the Society of London Theatre to recognise excellence in professional theatre in London at an annual ceremony in the capital.
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical is an annual award presented by The Society of London Theatre in recognition of achievements in commercial British theatre.
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical is an annual award presented by The Society of London Theatre in recognition of achievements in commercial British theatre.
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Costume Design is an annual award presented by The Society of London Theatre in recognition of achievements in commercial British theatre.
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Director is an annual award presented by The Society of London Theatre in recognition of achievements in commercial British theatre.
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical is an annual award presented by The Society of London Theatre in recognition of achievements in commercial British theatre.
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Theatre Choreographer is an annual award presented by The Society of London Theatre in recognition of achievements in commercial British theatre.
Leigh Zimmerman (born March 28, 1969) is an American actress, singer and dancer.
Lima (Quechua:, Aymara) is the capital and the largest city of Peru.
Linzi Hateley (born 23 October 1970) is an English stage actress.
Liza May Minnelli (born March 12, 1946) is an American actress and singer.
Mack Sennett (born Michael Sinnott; January 17, 1880 – November 5, 1960) was a Canadian-born American film director and producer, known as the King of Comedy.
Madrid is the capital of Spain and the largest municipality in both the Community of Madrid and Spain as a whole.
Marcia Lewis (August 8, 1938 – December 21, 2010) was an American character actress and singer.
Marco Aurelio Zunino Costa (born 12 November 1976) is a Peruvian film, television and stage actor, singer-songwriter and dancer.
Maria Friedman (born 19 March 1961) is an English actress and director of stage and screen, best known for her work in musical theatre.
Mary Lucy Denise Henner (born April 6, 1952) is an American actress, producer, radio host, and author.
Marti Pellow (born Mark McLachlan; 23 March 1965) is a Scottish singer.
A master of ceremonies, abbreviated M.C. or emcee, also called compère and announcer, is the official host of a ceremony, a staged event or similar performance.
Maurine Dallas Watkins (July 27, 1896 – August 10, 1969) was an American journalist and playwright.
Meg Johnson (born 30 September 1936) is an English actress.
Melanie Janine Brown (born 29 May 1975), also known as Mel B or Melanie B, is an English singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality.
Melanie Richards Griffith (born August 9, 1957) is an American actress. Griffith began her career as an adolescent in nonspeaking film roles before making her credited debut opposite Gene Hackman in Arthur Penn's Night Moves (1975). She rose to prominence for her role in Brian De Palma's Body Double (1984), which earned her a National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress. Griffith's subsequent performance in Something Wild (1986) garnered critical acclaim before she was cast in 1988's Working Girl, which earned her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won her a Golden Globe. The 1990s saw Griffith in a series of roles which received varying critical reception: she received Golden Globe nominations for her performances in Buffalo Girls (1995), and as Marion Davies in RKO 281 (1999), while also earning a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress for her performances in Shining Through (1992), as well as receiving nominations for Crazy in Alabama (1999) and John Waters' cult film Cecil B. Demented (2000). Other credits include John Schlesinger's Pacific Heights (1990), Milk Money (1994), the neo-noir film Mulholland Falls (1996), as Charlotte Haze in Adrian Lyne's Lolita (1997), and Another Day in Paradise (1998). She later starred as Barbara Marx in The Night We Called It a Day (2003), and has appeared on the television series Nip/Tuck, Raising Hope, and Hawaii Five-0. After acting on stage in London, in 2003 she made her Broadway debut in a revival of the musical Chicago, receiving celebratory reviews that made it a box office success.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Mexico City, or the City of Mexico (Ciudad de México,; abbreviated as CDMX), is the capital of Mexico and the most populous city in North America.
Michael Bennett (April 8, 1943 – July 2, 1987) was an American musical theatre director, writer, choreographer, and dancer.
Michael Carlyle Hall (born February 1, 1971) is an American actor, known for his roles as Dexter Morgan, a serial killer and blood spatter analyst, in the Showtime TV Network series Dexter, and as David Fisher in the HBO drama series Six Feet Under.
Tenitra Michelle Williams (born July 23, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter, dancer, record producer, and actress.
Milan (Milano; Milan) is a city in northern Italy, capital of Lombardy, and the second-most populous city in Italy after Rome, with the city proper having a population of 1,380,873 while its province-level municipality has a population of 3,235,000.
Montreal (officially Montréal) is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada.
Moscow (a) is the capital and most populous city of Russia, with 13.2 million residents within the city limits and 17.1 million within the urban area.
Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.
Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance.
Nana Tucker (born July 26, 1957), known professionally as Nana Visitor, is an American actress, known for playing Kira Nerys in the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Jean Ritter in the television series Wildfire.
Nancye Lee Hayes AM (born 1943) is an Australian actress, dancer, singer and choreographer/director.
The National Theatre is located in Washington, D.C., and is a venue for a variety of live stage productions with seating for 1,676.
Linnethia Monique "NeNe" Leakes (née Johnson; born on December 13, 1967) is an American television personality, actress, presenter, author, and fashion designer.
The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.
New York City Center (previously known as the Mecca Temple, City Center of Music and Drama,. The name "City Center for Music and Drama Inc." is the organizational parent of the New York City Ballet and, until 2011, the New York City Opera. and the New York City Center 55th Street Theater,White, Norval & Willensky, Elliot; AIA Guide to New York City, 4th Edition; New York Chapter, American Institute of Architects; Crown Publishers/Random House. 2000.;. p.267.) is a 2,257-seat Moorish Revival theater located at 131 West 55th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues in Manhattan, New York City.
The New York Daily News, officially titled Daily News, is an American newspaper based in New York City.
Nigel George Planer (born 22 February 1953) is an English actor, comedian, novelist and playwright who is best known for his role as Neil in the cult BBC comedy The Young Ones and as Ralph Filthy in Filthy Rich & Catflap.
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.
The O. J. Simpson murder case (officially titled People of the State of California v. Orenthal James Simpson) was a criminal trial held at the Los Angeles County Superior Court in which former National Football League (NFL) player, broadcaster, and actor Orenthal James "O. J." Simpson was tried on two counts of murder for the June 12, 1994, deaths of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman.
King Oba Babatundé is an American stage and movie actor.
Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.
Pasquale Aleardi (June 1, 1971) is a Swiss actor.
Patricia Zipprodt (February 24, 1925 – July 17, 1999) was an American costume designer.
Patrick Wayne Swayze (August 18, 1952 – September 14, 2009) was an American actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter.
Peru (Perú; Piruw Republika; Piruw Suyu), officially the Republic of Peru, is a country in western South America.
Philip Casnoff (born August 3, 1949) is an American actor, known for his roles in TV series and on Broadway.
The Phoenix Theatre is a West End theatre in the London Borough of Camden, located on Charing Cross Road (at the corner with Flitcroft Street).
Phyllis Maude Haver (January 6, 1899 – November 19, 1960) was an American actress of the silent film era.
Pia Douwes (born 5 August 1964) is a Dutch actress in musical theatre in Europe.
Political corruption is the use of powers by government officials or their network contacts for illegitimate private gain.
The Richard Rodgers Theatre is a Broadway theater located at 226 West 46th Street, between Broadway and 8th Avenue, in New York City.
Richard Bruce Wherrett AM (10 December 19407 December 2001) was an Australian theatrical director, whose career spanned 40 years.
Rita Wilson (born Margarita Ibrahimoff; October 26, 1956)Birth date confirmed at the State of California, California Birth Index, 1905–1995.
Robert Michael Urich (December 19, 1946 – April 16, 2002) was an American film, television stage actor and television producer.
Robin Cousins (born 17 August 1957) is a British former competitive figure skater.
Roxanne "Roxie" Hart is a fictional character originally from the 1927 play Chicago.
Roxie Hart, also known as Chicago or Chicago Gal, is a 1942 American comedy film directed by William A. Wellman and starring Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou, George Montgomery, Nigel Bruce, Phil Silvers, William Frawley and Spring Byington.
Royal Caribbean International is a cruise line brand founded in Norway and based in Miami, Florida, United States.
Roz Ryan (born July 7, 1951) is an American actress, singer, voice actress, and comedian.
Valentine Ruth Henshall (born 7 March 1967), known professionally as Ruthie Henshall, is an English actress, singer and dancer known for her work in musical theatre.
is a Japanese actress and former fashion model best known for her role in the Japanese medical drama Doctor-X.
is a Japanese musician, singer, songwriter, composer, record producer, actor, author and race car driver.
Sally Ann Triplett (born 15 April 1962, London, England) is a British singer and actress.
Samantha Harris (born Samantha Harris Shapiro; November 27, 1973) is an American television hostess.
San José (literally meaning "Saint Joseph") is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica.
Santiago, also known as Santiago de Chile, is the capital and largest city of Chile as well as one of the largest cities in the Americas.
Satire is a genre of literature, and sometimes graphic and performing arts, in which vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, ideally with the intent of shaming individuals, corporations, government, or society itself into improvement.
São Paulo is a municipality in the southeast region of Brazil.
Seoul (like soul; 서울), officially the Seoul Special Metropolitan City – is the capital, Constitutional Court of Korea and largest metropolis of South Korea.
Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara (born July 10, 1972) is a Colombian American actress and model.
Sophie Tuck (January 13, 1887 – February 9, 1966), known professionally as Sophie Tucker, was a Ukrainian-born American singer, comedian, actress, and radio personality.
South Pacific is a musical composed by Richard Rodgers, with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan.
Stamford is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.
Stuttgart (Swabian: italics,; names in other languages) is the capital and largest city of the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Sydney Lyric is a theatre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Sydney Theatre Company (STC) is an Australian theatre company based in Sydney, New South Wales.
Tampa is a major city in, and the county seat of, Hillsborough County, Florida, United States.
Tatiana Alcántara known as Tati Alcántara is a Peruvian actress, dancer, choreographer, singer, model & entrepreneur.
Scott Leo "Taye" Diggs (born January 2, 1971) is an American actor and singer.
The Teatro Municipal de Lima (Municipal Theater of Lima) is a theatre and concert hall in Lima, Peru.
Theodore Leopold Friedman (June 6, 1890 – August 25, 1971), known as Ted Lewis, was an American entertainer, bandleader, singer, and musician.
Terence Donovan (born 28 October 1942), also known as Terry Donovan, is an English-Australian actor of stage and television, and the father of fellow actor and singer Jason Donovan (from his marriage to actress Sue McIntosh).
Mary Louise Cecilia "Texas" Guinan (January 12, 1884 – November 5, 1933) was an American actress, producer and entrepreneur.
The Broadway League, formerly the League of American Theatres and Producers and League of New York Theatres and Producers, is the national trade association for the Broadway theatre industry based in New York, New York.
The Canberra Times is a daily newspaper, published by Fairfax Media in Canberra.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Phantom of the Opera is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Charles Hart and Richard Stilgoe.
The Theatre Royal in Sydney is Australia's oldest theatrical institution.
Filippina Lydia Arena (born 1 November 1967), commonly known as Tina Arena, is an Italian-Australian singer-songwriter, musician, musical theatre actress, and record producer.
Todrick Hall (born April 4, 1985) is an American singer, actor, dancer, director, drag queen, choreographer, songwriter and YouTuber.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
Thomas Steven Wopat (born September 9, 1951) is an American actor and singer.
The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellence in Broadway Theatre, more commonly known as the Tony Award, recognizes excellence in live Broadway theatre.
The Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical is awarded to the actor who was voted as the best actor in a musical play, whether a new production or a revival.
The Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical is awarded to the best actress in a musical, whether a new production or a revival.
The Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical is awarded to librettists of the spoken, non-sung dialogue, and storyline of a musical play.
The Tony Award for Best Choreography is awarded to acknowledge the contributions of choreographers in both musicals and plays.
These are the winners and nominees for the Tony Award for Best Costume Design.
This is a list of winners and nominations for the Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical.
The Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical has been presented since 1950.
This is a list of winners and nominations for the Tony Award for Best Lighting Design for outstanding lighting design of a play or musical.
The Tony Awards are yearly awards that recognize achievement in live Broadway theatre.
The Tony Award for Best Original Score is the Tony Award given to the composers and lyricists of the best original score written for a musical or play in that year.
The Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical has been awarded since 1994.
This is a list of winners and nominations for the Tony Award for Best Scenic Design for outstanding set design of a play or musical.
Anthony Patrick Hadley (born 2 June 1960) is an English singer-songwriter, occasional stage actor and radio presenter.
Anthony John Walton (born 24 October 1934) is an English set and costume designer.
Tony Yazbeck is an American actor, singer, and dancer, best known for his work on the Broadway stage including the 2014 revival of On the Town for which he received 2015 Tony Award and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations for lead actor in a musical.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978), is an American singer, songwriter and dancer.
Ute Lemper (born 4 July 1963) is a German singer and actress renowned for her interpretation of the work of Kurt Weill.
Utrecht is a city and municipality in the Netherlands, capital and most populous city of the province of Utrecht.
Vaudeville is a theatrical genre of variety entertainment.
Velma Kelly is one of the main characters in the successful Broadway musical Chicago.
Vienna (Wien) is the federal capital and largest city of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria.
Walter Bobbie (born November 18, 1945) is an American theatre director, choreographer, and occasional actor and dancer.
Warsaw (Warszawa; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
Wendy Joan Williams-Hunter (born Wendy Joan Williams; July 18, 1964) is an American television host, actress, author, fashion designer, and former radio personality.
West End theatre is a common term for mainstream professional theatre staged in the large theatres of "Theatreland" in and near the West End of London.
William Ivey Long, Jr. (born August 30, 1947) is an American costume designer for stage and film.
is a Japanese performing artist and a former member of the Takarazuka Revue, where she specialized in playing male characters (Otokoyaku).