BILLY SUTER reviews the offbeat “Avenue Q” in Johannesburg – and has words of warning about this first South African production of the acclaimed musical. … More Fab, but not for mother grundies
BILLY SUTER reports that the winner of the seventh season of “American Idol” 10 years ago, makes his Broadway debut tonight (April 3) in the award-winning “Kinky Boots”. … More American Idol on Broadway
BILLY SUTER reports that the movie that spawned the 1974 Marvin Hamlisch hit, “The Entertainer” , is headed for Broadway as a stage musical starring Harry Connick jnr. … More Connick and The Sting
BILLY SUTER reports that a “Rupaul’s Drag Race” contestant is to star on Broadway for the first time in a new musical featuring the music of ’80s all-girl group, The Go-Gos. … More Drag act in Broadway debut
BILLY SUTER reports that Jake Shears, singer with US group Scissor Sisters, is to make his Broadway debut in the hit musical, “Kinky Boots”. He also has a solo album out soon. … More Shears cuts loose in Kinky Boots
BILLY SUTER reports that a hit musical noted for the hits “One Night in Bangkok” and “I Know Him So Well”, and the rousing “Anthem”, will be staged locally soon. … More Musical about rivalry and romance
BILLY SUTER reports that a lavish production being promoted as “the best-selling magic show in Broadway history” is headed for Johannesburg and Cape Town early in 2018. … More Top Broadway magic show for SA
BILLY SUTER reports that at 90, composer Fred Kander (of “Chicago” and “Cabaret” fame), and at 71, Bette Midler, star of Broadway’s “Hello Dolly!”, are still going strong. … More Kander and Midler – still hot stuff!
BILLY SUTER asks what TV’s “Star Trek” has in common with master of musicals, Stephen Sondheim, creator of classics such as “Into the Woods”, “Company” and “Sweeney Todd”. … More From Star Trek to Sondheim
BILLY SUTER reports on an acclaimed new film whose stars have been nominated for Oscars for the same roles that won each of them Broadway’s coveted Tony Award. … More From stage to screen – to Oscars?