Broadway Star Carol Channing Has Died at 97

Broadway Star Carol Channing Has Died at 97

The inimitable Carol Channing, best known for her role as the titular Hello, Dolly!, passed away today at 97. Though she became a three-time Tony winner, Channing was born in Seattle, far from the Great White Way, in 1921. After growing up in San Francisco, she...
This Triple-Threat Broadway Swing Keeps "Mean Girls" in Check

This Triple-Threat Broadway Swing Keeps "Mean Girls" in Check

When it comes to Broadway, Becca Petersen does it all. Not only is she a swing learning multiple roles for Mean Girls on Broadway as well as understudy for the principal roles of Cady Heron and Regina George, but she also plays an administrative role as the assistant...
What My Teacher Taught Me: Dani Spieler

What My Teacher Taught Me: Dani Spieler

When new Cats swing Dani Spieler was dancing at Central Park Dance Academy as a kid, her teacher Maria Bai got her to realize how important ballet technique was to her future.”I started out taking ballet, but after a year or two, it really wasn’t for me....
What My Teacher Taught Me: Mary Page Nance

What My Teacher Taught Me: Mary Page Nance

Before joining the ensemble of Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, Broadway dancer Mary Page Nance learned how to take her dancing to the next level from Pam Turner at Richmond Dance Center.”She just had this energy that was infectious. She was always...

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