Elaine Paige

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    Liza Minnelli As Evita?

    It almost happened. I just caught up with Altered States, the autobiography of the late visionary director Ken Russell, and he talks about being assigned to do a movie of Evita in the early 1980s, possibly with musical theater actress Elaine Paige as the leading lady. But he felt Paige was not nea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    Who Got Snubbed By The Tony Nominations?

    Broadway's finest have been honored by the Tony nominating committee, the results announced just moments ago as theater folk all over town felt some real emotion for a change. Among the nominated are, well, approximately two thirds of the people I predicted yesterday. But more interestingly, who g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    My Tony Nomination Predictions!

    I've seen almost everything this season except Magic/Bird--which to me sounds like a wildlife puppet show, and it's quite possible that's what it is--and I'm ready to tell you who will definitely maybe probably almost get Tony nominated tomorrow morning. Here goes: BEST PLAY *Clybourne Park *Othe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    Kristin Chenoweth Is Paging The Olsen Twins

    ​"I'd love to direct one of the Olsen twins in the story of my life!" cracked the Tony and Emmy winning star at the Drama League tribute in her honor at the Pierre last night. Chenoweth has so many sides to her talent she'd probably need the entire Osmond family.

  • Theater

    March 9, 2004

    Fleet Street Blues

    Sondheim's demon musical thrives in a heavenly operatic showcase

  • Music

    March 2, 2004

    Retooled by Reggae

    So when are they gonna get Augustus Pablo and his melodica to cover an old Hooters hit?