Marvin Hamlisch remembered at The 2013 Olivier Awards

LONDON, UK – 7.50pm: We’re closing the first half with a tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, beginning with Idina Menzel singing ‘That’s How I Say Goodbye’ from Sweet Smell of Success, and then introducing a video snippet of A Chorus Line in I Hope I Get It, carefully Olivierised, before welcoming the cast to the stage to perform ‘One’. (From The …

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Here are the winners of the Oliviers 2013!

London, UK – Here are the winners of the Oliviers 2013! ** denotes winner BEST ACTOR Rupert Everett – The Judas Kiss James McAvoy – Macbeth Mark Rylance – Twelfth Night Rafe Spall – Constellations Luke Treadaway – The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time ** WINNER ** BEST ACTRESS Helen Mirren – The Audience ** WINNER ** …

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The Olivier Awards at the illustrious Royal Opera House on 28 April. A Chorus Line Nominated!

London, UK – Following the theatrical extravaganza of 2012, the Olivier Awards 2013 promises to be an incredible evening of celebration, award-giving and unbelievable live performances. During 2012 London continued to offer the live entertainment for which it is globally renowned, but did so with the eyes of the world watching its every move as people flocked to its streets …

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2013 Olivier Nominees Celebrate!

LONDON, UK – Nominees for the Olivier Awards 2013 pose on stage at the Theatre Royal, Haymarket for a celebratory group photo. Back row stage standing (L to R) Jon Morell, Lee Curran, Nica Burns, Kyle Soller, Dawn Reid, Emma Turner, Marianela Nunez, Hattie Morahan, Stephen Boswell, Alex Gaumond, Bill Deamer, Hildegard Bechtler, Gareth Owen, Paul Chahidi, Jenny Tiramani, Adrian …

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Jennifer Holliday featured, Marvin Hamlisch honored in KC Symphony pops concert

 The Kansas City Symphony’s concert not only celebrated American music with “An Evening with Jennifer Holliday,” but also paid tribute to a great American artist, Marvin Hamlisch. Hamlisch, who died last August, originally was booked with Holliday for Friday’s pops concert.   Kansas City, MO – Vocalist Jennifer Holliday displayed a sweet demeanor with a conversational, almost confessional, manner. This …

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HBO’s BEHIND THE CANDELABRA – Marvin Hamlisch’s final musical score for film

BEHIND THE CANDELABRA airs May 26th, 2013 on HBO The music-centric film has many elements of particular interest to theatre fans, especially given that it features the final film score composed by EGOT – Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award-winner; plus Pulitzer Prize – recipient Marvin Hamlisch, the second collaboration between Soderbergh and Hamlisch following his well-regarded work on 2009’s …

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