Tag Archives: Sondheim

“La Cage Aux Folles” wins at Drama Desk Awards

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: La Cage Aux Folles was named outstanding revival of a musical Sunday at the Drama Desk Awards while one of its stars, Douglas Hodge, won the lead actor in a musical revival prize beating out actor Nathan Lane (Addams Family) and Cheyenne Jackson (Finian’s Rainbow), among[...]

Salma Hayek Wants “Ugly Betty” Broadway Musical

By: Roger Friedman hollywoodnews.com: I am happy to report that Oscar nominee Salma Hayek (“Frida”) is ready for her return to film. Hayek has been mostly AWOL since having baby Valentina two years ago with husband Francois Pinault. But she’s been back in force here at Cannes as Pinault–handsome. blonde,[...]

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[...]