Tag: lisa howard

Theatre Review: ‘Escape to Margaritaville’ at the La Jolla Playhouse

Welcome to Margaritaville – a place filled with color, lush foliage, steel drums, guitar, and lots (lots) of alcohol.

Interview: Montego Glover on Her Worst Audition, Performing for the President and Broadway’s ‘It Should Been You’

I interviewed Montego Glover back in 2010, a couple months after the hit show Memphis opened on Broadway, and it was so much fun to catch up with her. I say this because since then, her career has blown up. She won a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for Memphis, has recurred on TV shows like Smash and The Following and performed for the President and First Lady. Definitely a pretty great couple of years. Now, she’s starring in the new Broadway show, It Should Been You, directed by David Hyde Pierce and also starring Tyne Daly, ... Read more

Interview: Lisa Howard Talks Broadway’s ‘It Shoulda Been You’, Survival Jobs and More!

"Being prepared, knowing the material well enough – whether it’s your own song or something they give you – the only thing you can do is prepare as an actor" - Lisa Howard

PREVIEW: Broadway Musical ‘It Shoulda Been You’ at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (and Discount Code!)

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. So a Jewish woman is marrying a Catholic man… Well, at first look it might seem that It Shoulda Been You is yet another Broadway musical comedy about a wedding (or the opening to a long joke about an interfaith wedding). With Honeymoon in Vegas and, of course, the old standby Mamma Mia! currently on Broadway and dozens of other wedding-related musicals that have been on Broadway in the past, it would seem like it would be hard for writers to come up with a new spin on the “everything goes wrong” ... Read more