Tag Archives: Richard Rodgers

Broadway’s Josh Strickland speaks since coming out publicly

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: My friend Lorna saw Josh Strickland perform on Broadway in Disney’s Tarzan a few years back and somehow ended up with seats front-and-center at Richard Rodgers Theatre! She suggested I feature him as a Morning Man and I did so last December 8. At that time,[...]

Restored print of “South Pacific” to be screened

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a recently restored 70mm print of “South Pacific” at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The screening is presented in association with Center Theater Group, which is hosting the touring version of the current Broadway revival. Following the[...]

Vanessa Williams in “Sondheim on Sondheim” opening

By Roger Friedman Stephen Sondheim has some serious mother issues. He didn’t like her, and she sure didn’t like him. At a tender age she dumped him with the neighbors–luckily, they were the Hammersteins. Oscar was a famous musical writer with Richard Rodgers. Years later, when she was receiving a[...]