The strength and depth of Broadway.com’s video coverage is on full display in this week’s most-watched videos, featuring three fabulous video bloggers, a Word of Mouth rave for Hands on a Hardbody and a chart-topping Show People chat with Sarah Paulson. Here are the top five videos on the site from March 20 through March 26.
1. Show People With Talley’s Folly Star Sarah Paulson: Sit back and enjoy a wide-ranging conversation between Editor in Chief Paul Wontorek and Sarah Paulson, the charismatic and always honest star of the off-Broadway revival of Talley’s Folly and TV’s American Horror Story. Get the scoop on Jessica Lange, Danny Burstein & more.
2. The Princess Diary: Backstage at Cinderella With Laura Osnes, Episode 4: Continuing her all-access coverage of all things Cinderella, leading lady Laura Osnes takes her video camera inside the hit show’s cast recording session. As usual, her co-star, Santino Fontana, almost steals the show, including an interlude on the piano.
3. Word of Mouth Review of Hands on a Hardbody: Broadway.com Word of Mouth critics Travis, Ruth and Brittany weigh in on the “incredible journey” of the contestants in the new musical Hands on a Hardbody. Which panelist praised the title truck as “a very graceful ballerina”? Click on and see for yourself.
4. Oh, Sherrie! Backstage at Rock of Ages With Kate Rockwell, Episode 8: In her final week as a Broadway.com video blogger, Rock of Ages star Kate Rockwell fights off the flu to spend Saturday night on stage, when chats with her castmates about the “life-changing” effect of wielding a camera backstage for eight awesome weeks.
5. The Cumming Attraction: Backstage at Macbeth With Alan Cumming, Episode 2: Only Alan Cumming could produce a video blog combining onstage footage of Liza Minnelli, rehearsal of his one-man Macbeth and sound dubbing of The Good Wife. This expert multitasker takes fans behind the scenes of his busy, busy life.