Hugh Jackman as The Engineer in Miss Saigon? Please, NO!

With the success of Les Misérables as a movie musical, including Golden Globe wins and Oscar nominations, talks for a Miss Saigon film are apparently in the preliminary stages.  According to a sources, including Musical Theatre News, Hugh Jackman, who… Continue Reading

Les Misérables Film Gives the Musical a Fresh Look

NOTE: This article assumes that one has seen the stage production and/or concerts.  If you have never seen them and do not wish to be spoiled, do not click on the link. The film version of the musical sensation, Les… Continue Reading

Les Misérables Movie Highlights is Kind of…Random

The Les Misérables movie might not open for another few days, but information about the highlights recording was recently made available.  As expected, there’s a new song (an “unwritten rule” for movie musicals so they could qualify for an Academy… Continue Reading

Thoughts on Gatsby’s Delay

I’m sure many of you have heard by now that the much-anticipated remake of The Great Gatsby, starring Leonardo DiCaprio in the leading roll has been delayed from this holiday season to the summer of 2013.  Many are saying that… Continue Reading

Les Miz Celebrates 25th Anniversary with New Sets and Staging

Despite technical difficulties (had a bit of trouble with the set right before the wedding scene.  The show was stopped for five minutes) at Thursday’s production, the 25th Anniversary production of Les Miserables was absolutely amazing.  The entire musical has been restaged,… Continue Reading