Different titles reach their sustainability threshold at different volumes, says Enders’ McCabe. Niche publications, especially, can thrive at smaller publishing companies. “It is easier for a tiny company to run a magazine at a small profit than it is within the framework of a corporate enterprise.” The previously independent Rock Sound was bought by the small publishing company Syon Media earlier this year. The only difference it’s made, says brand director Andy Biddulph, “is that there’s no bailout – we live and die by what we create and can monetise”. … [Read more...] about ‘Like a tap being turned off’: music magazines fight for survival in UK
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Could we BE any more excited? It has been announced that a musical version of Friends is currently in the works, and is set to debut in New York City in Autumn this year. The show, which will star our favourite gang – Chandler, Phoebe, Ross, Joey, Rachel and Monica – isn't being officially endorsed by the creators of the original sitcom, but has songs penned by well-known writing duo Bob and Tobly McSmith. The pair are best known for creating off-Broadway parody hits including Think 90210! The Musical and Kardashians! The Musical. … [Read more...] about Friends is being made into a musical!
Deaton said music venues like his were shut down March 10 and have no certain date for reopening. While manufacturers, retailers, restaurants and other businesses have been given timetables and guidelines for their restarts in the first two phases of Gov. Andy Beshear’s “Healthy at Work” plan, music venues are lumped in with bars in a third phase that won’t begin until sometime in July. … [Read more...] about Singing the Blues: Music venues crippled by virus rules
The show's book and music come from the Tony Award-winning team of Joe DiPietro and David Bryan ("Memphis"). Christopher Ashley ("Memphis," "Come From Away") directs, with choreography by Olivier Award-winner and Tony-nominee Kelly Devine ("Come From Away," "Rocky"). … [Read more...] about “Sunday Morning” Matinee: “Diana: A True Musical Story”
"The production is really coming together thanks to the hard work and dedication of our students and parents," said WIS science teacher Jeffrey Rizzo, who is in his seventh year as Director of the WIS musical. "We are so proud of the work that our school community has put into Honk! We look forward to sharing this production with our families, friends, and the Branford community – we … [Read more...] about Tickets available now for HONK! The Musical at Walsh Intermediate