Folk opera Hadestown triumphs at Tony Awards

Anaïs Mitchell’s Broadway hit Hadestown has won eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Original Score and Best Direction of a Musical. A musical that started life as a DIY community project back in 2006 has gone on to scoop eight gongs at this year’s Tony Awards. In a remarkable example of creative evolution, Hadestown, […]

Vocally wicked Willemijn Verkaik

Few stars are as versatile as musical theatre’s golden girl Willemijn Verkaik. The Dutch luminary has starred in the German and Dutch version of Disney’s blockbuster Frozen, and played lead roles in the musicals Tarzan, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Mamma Mia, Elisabeth, We Will Rock You and Aida. But the character she is most synonymous with is […]

Musical theater songwriter Scott Alan

Scott Alan is a man who needs no introduction if you follow musical theatre. If you don’t, well then jump on board! Fresh from selling out four shows at the London Hippodrome, Scott Alan is one of the top contemporary musical theatre writers in the world.  He is known for writing soul-searching, honest, and mind-pondering […]