Broadway News January 18thJanuary 18, 2013
Cast of LES MISÉRABLES to Perform Live at the Oscars
The cast of the film LES MISÉRABLES is scheduled to perform at the 2013 Academy Awards ceremony. It has yet to be revealed which song the stars will sing, but it’s likely to be an ensemble number. Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Samantha Barks, Eddie Redmayne, Amanda Seyfried and more will reportedly perform. (broadway.com) Read more.
Darren Criss and His GLEE Castmates to Perform at Obama’s Inauguration
Darren Criss and his fellow GLEE cast members have been announced as performer at the inauguration for President Barack Obama on January 21. The New Directions team will join other performers including Beyonce, Katy Perry, Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder and Smokey Robinson. (broadway.com) Read more.
MANILOW ON BROADWAY Begins Tonight
Singer-songwriter Barry Manilow hits the Broadway stage as his show MANILOW ON BROADWAY begins tonight (January 18) at the St. James Theatre. Opening night is January 24 and the engagement runs to February 23. (playbill.com) Read more.