An entertaining mix of video features made this week’s top five list, including Lesli Margherita’s irresistible video blog, a super-starry Show People, a pair of On the Scene videos and The Broadway.com Show. Click below to catch up with the hottest videos from October 16 through October 22.
1. Looks Not Books: Backstage at Matilda With Lesli Margherita, Episode 2: Cheeky Matilda star Lesli Margherita takes a seat at Sardi’s and tries to add a self-penned portrait to the famous wall, then introduces her co-stars (complete with Scrabble-tile ID tags), chats with stage spouse Gabriel Ebert and enjoys a nutty visit to the men’s dressing room.
2. Show People With Romeo and Juliet Star Orlando Bloom: A movie star’s in the house! Orlando Bloom sits down with Editor in Chief Paul Wontorek to talk about riding a motorcycle onto a Broadway stage and romancing Condola Rashad in Romeo and Juliet, then sings a few bars of “Real Live Girl” from Little Me!
3. On the Scene at After Midnight Rehearsal: Broadway.com heads to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre for a sneak peek at the jazzy new musical After Midnight, including chats with stars Dule Hill and Adriane Lenox and director/choreographer Warren Carlyle. Check out Carlyle’s eclectic, electric dance moves and get excited!
4. The Broadway.com Show, Episode 35: Broadway.com editors share stage-centric highlights of the week, including a sweet photo of Kristin Chenoweth with Big Fish star Norbert Leo Butz, a Smackdown of two new Jason Robert Brown musicals, and the crowning of fan favorite Jeremy Jordan as Star of the Week.
5. On the Scene With the Stars of The Last Five Years at 54 Below: Jamie and Cathy are back! Adam Kantor, Betsy Wolfe and composer Jason Robert Brown celebrate the release of the new cast recording of The Last Five Years at 54 Below and offer a sneak peek at a concert performance of the beloved show.