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Stephanie J. Block stars in the Broadway revival of the Cole Porter favorite.

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Squigs Says ‘Bon Voyage!’ to Anything Goes, Starring Stephanie J. Block & Bill English

Squigs Says ‘Bon Voyage!’ to Anything Goes, Starring Stephanie J. Block & Bill English

The Broadway revival of Cole Porter’s classic musical Anything Goes will take its final voyage on July 8, starring Stephanie J. Block as evangelist nightclub singer Reno Sweeney and Bill English as ship stowaway Billy Crocker. Broadway.com resident artist Justin ‘Squigs’ Robertson hopped aboard the seafaring ship and returned to dry land with a portrait of Block and English ...

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Closing Date For Anything Goes Moved to July 8

Closing Date For Anything Goes Moved to July 8

The Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway revival of Anything Goes, starring Stephanie J. Block and Joel Grey, will close on July 8 rather than the originally announced date of August 5. The Tony-winning production opened at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on April 7, 2011.

Featuring music and lyrics by Cole Porter, an original book by P.G. Wodehouse, Guy Bolton, Howard ...

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Hats Off! Stephanie J. Block, Julie Halston & More Celebrate 500 Performances of Anything Goes

Hats Off! Stephanie J. Block, Julie Halston & More Celebrate 500 Performances of Anything Goes

Hold on to your hats! On June 20, the cast of Anything Goes celebrated 500 performances aboard the S.S. American, and to celebrate, Stephanie J. Block, Julie Halston and the gang got some help from the audience. After watching the cast tap up a storm at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, the audience got into the seafaring spirit by donning sailor ...

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Joyce Chittick Steps In For Jessica Stone During Anything Goes Hiatus

Joyce Chittick Steps In For Jessica Stone During Anything Goes Hiatus

Original Anything Goes cast member Joyce Chittick (Virtue) will return to the Cole Porter revival as Erma beginning June 19. Chittick will fill in for Jessica Stone through July 31 while the actress takes a leave of absense. Stone will return to the production August 1.

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Closing Date Set for Anything Goes, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Joel Grey

Closing Date Set for Anything Goes, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Joel Grey

The Tony-winning revival of Anything Goes, starring Stephanie J. Block and Joel Grey, will close in eight weeks. The Roundabout Theatre Company production will play its final performance at Broadway’s Stephen Sondheim Theatre on August 5.

Anything Goes features music and lyrics by Cole Porter, an original book by P.G. Wodehouse, Guy Bolton, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse and ...

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She’s the Top! Take a Sneak Peek at Stephanie J. Block as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes

She’s the Top! Take a Sneak Peek at Stephanie J. Block as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes

Stephanie J. Block is currently tapping her way to the top as Evangelist-turned-nightclub singer Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes, and we’ve got a first look at the Broadway powerhouse in action. Set on the S.S. American ocean liner, the Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Anything Goes features a score of Cole Porter classics including “You’re the Top,” “Blow ...

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‘What the Heck?’ Anything Goes' Stephanie J. Block on Her Impromptu Wicked Acceptance Speech at the Audience Choice Awards

‘What the Heck?’ Anything Goes' Stephanie J. Block on Her Impromptu Wicked Acceptance Speech at the Audience Choice Awards

On May 13, Anything Goes star Stephanie J. Block had her fingers crossed to win the award for Best Replacement at the 2012 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards. When the honor ultimately went to Darren Criss, Block was a gracious runner-up. But her night at the awards was just beginning! When Wicked won the award for Favorite Tour, the former ...

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Stephanie J. Block, Joel Grey & the Cast of Anything Goes Rock Out to One Direction

Stephanie J. Block, Joel Grey & the Cast of Anything Goes Rock Out to One Direction

The fun never stops aboard the S.S. American! When the cast of Anything Goes isn’t crooning Cole Porter classics, they’re backstage jamming to “What Makes You Beautiful” by pop band One Direction. Anything Goes cast member Raymond J. Lee captured all of the behind-the-scenes fun in a music video featuring Stephanie J. Block and the cast as they rocked ...

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Bill English Set to Replace Colin Donnell in Anything Goes

Bill English Set to Replace Colin Donnell in Anything Goes

Bill English will take over as Billy Crocker in the Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Cole Porter’s Anything Goes. English will assume the role on May 1, succeeding original cast member Colin Donnell who departs the production April 29. English previously stepped in for Donnell from January 24 through February 19 while Donnell starred in Merrily We Roll Along at ...

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Anything Goes Star Colin Donnell Plays House With Norah Jones in 'Happy Pills' Music Video

Anything Goes Star Colin Donnell Plays House With Norah Jones in 'Happy Pills' Music Video

How does Colin Donnell spend his time when he’s not sailing the seven seas in Anything Goes or playing a billionaire in CW’s new TV pilot Arrow? He's playing the piano with Grammy winner Norah Jones, of course! In Jones’ new “Happy Pills” music video, Donnell plays a suave driver who picks up a high-heeled, hitchhiking Jones. The two bond ...

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Weekend Poll: Who is Your Favorite Broadway Octogenarian?

Weekend Poll: Who is Your Favorite Broadway Octogenarian?

It seems 80 is the new 60, and Broadway luminaries continue to light up the stage well into their golden years. Earlier this week, Anything Goes star Joel Grey was welcomed into the Broadway octogenarian club. He joins a list of working 80+ actors that includes Nice Work If You Can Get It’s Estelle Parsons, The Best Man Tony ...

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Come to the Cabaret! Exclusive Photos of Anything Goes Star Joel Grey’s 80th Birthday Costume Party

Come to the Cabaret! Exclusive Photos of Anything Goes Star Joel Grey’s 80th Birthday Costume Party
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On April 11, Anything Goes star Joel Grey turned 80 years old—and this Tony winner knows how to party! Grey’s friends threw a bash at the McKittrick Hotel (home of off-Broadway’s Sleep No More) in honor of the actor's big day, as well as the 40th anniversary of the 1972 musical film Cabaret. Grey, who won an Academy Award for ...

Happy Birthday, Moonface! Bernadette Peters Surprises Anything Goes Star Joel Grey on His 80th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Moonface! Bernadette Peters Surprises Anything Goes Star Joel Grey on His 80th Birthday
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The Anything Goes crew welcomed two-time Tony winner Bernadette Peters aboard the S.S. American on April 11 to celebrate a very important milestone: cast member Joel Grey’s 80th birthday! Peters, who played Grey's little sister in the 1968 Broadway musical George M!, surprised Grey onstage and led the audience in a rousing rendition of "Happy Birthday." After ...

Anything Goes Star Colin Donnell Talks Playing a Mercedes-Driving Billionaire in CW’s Arrow Pilot

Anything Goes Star Colin Donnell Talks Playing a Mercedes-Driving Billionaire in CW’s Arrow Pilot

Last month Anything Goes star Colin Donnell said “bon voyage” to the S.S. American and set sail to…Vancouver? Donnell took a leave of absence as ship stowaway Billy Crocker to shoot the CW pilot Arrow, a modern-day retelling of the DC Comics' The Green Arrow. On April 3, Donnell returns to the Tony-winning revival. Broadway.com recently caught ...

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Stephanie J. Block and the Cast of Anything Goes Celebrate the Show's 400th Voyage

Stephanie J. Block and the Cast of Anything Goes Celebrate the Show's 400th Voyage

It was smooth sailing for the Broadway cast of Anything Goes on March 21, when Stephanie J. Block and the company celebrated the show's 400th performance at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. After taking their bows, Block joined castmates Joel Grey, Robert Petkoff, Julie Halston and Erin Mackey and more to celebrate the milestone onstage (and eat some delicious cake!). Check out ...

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Anything Goes Star Stephanie J. Block Looks Back on Wicked, The Pirate Queen, Channeling Liza Minnelli & More

Anything Goes Star Stephanie J. Block Looks Back on Wicked, The Pirate Queen, Channeling Liza Minnelli & More

With a Broadway resume that includes Elphaba in Wicked and Irish chieftain Grace O’Malley in The Pirate Queen, it’s no wonder Stephanie J. Block laughingly declares, “People are used to seeing me standing center stage, belting my guts out.” These days, Block is giving angst a rest and embracing her saucy side as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes. This ...

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Anchors Away! Stephanie J. Block Takes Over as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes

Anchors Away! Stephanie J. Block Takes Over as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes

Stephanie J. Block is back on Broadway beginning March 15, when she takes over the role of nightclub singer-turned-evangelist Reno Sweeney in the Tony-winning revival of Anything Goes. Block is replacing original star Sutton Foster, who is headed for Hollywood to film new ABC Family series Bunheads. Block previously stepped in for Foster in November 2011 while Foster filmed the ...

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Exclusive Photos! Sutton Foster Takes Her Final Bow in Anything Goes

Exclusive Photos! Sutton Foster Takes Her Final Bow in Anything Goes
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Bon voyage, Reno! On March 11, Sutton Foster played her last performance as tap-dancing nightclub singer Reno Sweeney in the Tony-winning hit revival of Anything Goes. The two-time Tony-winning actress departs the S.S. American for TV land, where she’ll star in the ABC Family series Bunheads. Foster originated the role of Reno in the Roundabout Theatre Company revival of ...

Colin Donnell Takes Leave of Absence From Anything Goes to Film Arrow Pilot; Bill English Steps In

Colin Donnell Takes Leave of Absence From Anything Goes to Film Arrow Pilot; Bill English Steps In

Bill English has assumed the role of Billy Crocker in Anything Goes while Colin Donnell takes a leave of absence. Donnell, who is taking a hiatus to film the CW drama pilot Arrow in Vancouver, will return to Anything Goes on April 3. English will play Billy Crocker until April 1.

English has appeared on Broadway in Twentieth Century and ...

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Exclusive! Sutton Foster Looks Back on Her ‘Thrilling’ Year as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes

Exclusive! Sutton Foster Looks Back on Her ‘Thrilling’ Year as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are often asked to sit through a sometimes grueling "exit interview" about their time at the company. Although that concept doesn't exist for Broadway performers, we think it's fun to check in with stars as they finish up a successful run, so we asked departing Anything Goes star Sutton Foster to look ...

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Check Out Sutton Foster and the Cast of Anything Goes’ Tap-tastic Appearance on Jimmy Fallon

Check Out Sutton Foster and the Cast of Anything Goes’ Tap-tastic Appearance on Jimmy Fallon

Sutton Foster and the cast of Anything Goes brought the salty ocean breezes of the S.S. American to Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on February 23. The dancing crew of the hit Cole Porter revival performed the show's title song as part of Fallon’s annual Broadway Week. Watch the company tap away their troubles on Jimmy Fallon, then ...

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Stephanie J. Block Set to Replace Sutton Foster in Anything Goes

Stephanie J. Block Set to Replace Sutton Foster in Anything Goes

Stephanie J. Block will return to the Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of Anything Goes as Reno Sweeney. Block begins her run March 15, replacing current star Sutton Foster, who departs the production March 11 to film the new ABC Family series Bunheads. Block previously stepped in for Foster in November 2011 while she filmed the series' pilot episode.

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Anything Goes Star Colin Donnell Set for CW Pilot Arrow

Anything Goes Star Colin Donnell Set for CW Pilot Arrow

Colin Donnell, who stars as Billy Crocker in the Broadway revival of Anything Goeshas been cast in the CW drama pilot Arrow, according to Deadline.com. The new pilot is an updated retelling of the DC Comics character Green Arrow, starring Stephen Amell (Hung) as Oliver Queen/Green Arrow. A shooting date for the pilot has not yet ...

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Kelly Bishop to Reunite with Anything Goes Co-Star Sutton Foster on TV's Bunheads

 Kelly Bishop to Reunite with Anything Goes Co-Star Sutton Foster on TV's Bunheads

Tony winner Kelly Bishop will be joining her former Anything Goes co-star Sutton Foster in the upcoming ABC Family TV series Bunheads, according to Entertainment Weekly. Bishop will play Fanny, Foster’s mother-in-law in the new TV show by Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino. The series will begin production this spring.

Bunheads is the story of a trained ballerina (Foster) who ...

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Anything Goes Performs on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Anything Goes Performs on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
Date
Feb 23, 2012
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The cast of Anything Goes, featuring Sutton Foster, performs on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon as part of Broadway Week. 

Stage favorite Anything Goes tells the story of two unlikely pairs set off on the course of true love when they board the S.S. American in a flurry of song, dance, exotic disguises and good old-fashioned blackmail. The ...

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