Tag: Jersey Boys

Video Roundup: Party Time!

How about those February blahs, huh? We don’t know about you, but we’re already getting pretty sick and tired of trudging through snow and ice just to sit at home with our cat(s). It’s time to party! More

Video Roundup: When pop goes the stage

In the annual UnCovered concert at Acting Up Stage, we take beloved pop and rock music and transform it into something straight out of Sondheim or Gershwin. Of course, we aren’t the first to discover the connection between what we hear on the radio and what we hear on the stage – there’s a whole musical theatre genre consisting of shows that find intricate storylines within the works of famous pop and rock artists (and we’re not talking jukebox musicals – that’s a whole other blog post). 

In celebration of this year’s UnCovered: Billy Joel & Elton John, here’s a list of some pop-inspired Broadway musicals. Have more to add to the list? Let us know in the comments! More