elphiexisxgreen

Subtitle

New In ~ December

Aladdin Jr.

2015 ~ Plays in the Park, NJ

Justine Pamiloza, Faisal S. Sheikh, C.L. Carter, Scott Daniels

Proshot. A condense version of the show, mostly done for kids. Runs about one hour.


American Psycho

3/29/16 ~ Broadway

Benjamin Walker, Helene Yorke, Alice Ripley, Jennifer Damiano, Drew Moerlein, Krystina Alabado, Dave Thomas Brown

Excellent capture of the new dark musical transfer from the West End. Great cast and wonderful 80's style and inspired musical. Good clear video and excellent sound 2 DVDs A


The Barber of Seville

10/19/15 ~ London

Morgan Pearse, Kathryn Rudge, Eleazar Rodriguez, Andrew Shore, Barnaby Rea, Katherine Broderick, Matthew Durkan

Multiple camera Pro-shot video of the new production at the ENO. Broadcast live in cinemas through a satellite feed and this was captured from that feed. 2 DVDs A


The Bridges of Madison County

1/3/16 ~ Los Angeles, CA

Elizabeth Stanley, Andrew Samonsky, Cullen R Titmas, Mary Callanan, Tom Treadwell (u/s Charlie), Dave Thomas Brown, Caitlin Houlahan, Katie Klaus, Cole Burden, Caitlyn Caughell, Brad Greer, Amy Linden, Trista Moldovan, Jessica Sheridan, Matt Stokes, Bryan Welnicki

Very good video with no obstruction, washout, or major blackouts, only a couple very quick dropouts that last only a few seconds each. Excellent clear picture and sound. Jason Robert Brown conducts the orchestra himself 2 DVDs A


Bullets Over Broadway

1/7/16 ~ Los Angeles, CA

Michael Williams, Emma Stratton, Jeff Brooks, Jemma Jane, Hannah Rose Deflumeri, Michael Corvino, Rick Grossman, Bradley Allan Zarr, Rachel Bahler

No obstruction, blackouts or washout and well filmed in 16:9, with a mix of wides, mediums, and close-ups. Great clear sound; includes curtain call and playbill scans.

2 DVDs A+


A Chorus Line: Hollywood Bowl Concert

7/29/16 ~ Los Angeles, CA

Mario Lopez, Sarah Bowden, Krysta Rodriguez, Leigh Zimmerman, Spencer Liff, Jason Tam, Sabrina Bryan, Tiana Okoye, J. Elaine Marcos, Mara Davi, Robert Fairchild, Cornelius Jones Jr,, Denis Lambert, Ian Liberto, Courtney Lopez, Ross Lynch, Michael Starr, Kelsey Walston, Justin Michael Wilcox

The Hollywood Bowl's annual Broadway show; nicely filmed with no obstructions or no washout, and just a couple quick dropouts. The stage is filmed directly; the screens are never shown;

excellent clear sound A


Cruel Intentions: The Unauthorized Musical Parody

7/31/15 ~ Los Angeles, CA

Janel Parrish, Emma Hunton, Molly McCook, John Krause, Spencer Strong Smith, Shelley Regner, Tyler Scheef, Alexander Pimentel, Leah Sprecher

A production of Rockwell Table & Stage; well filmed from the audience with clear picture and excellent sound; featuring songs by The Goo Goo Dolls, Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, NSYNC, Meredith Brooks, Natalie Imbruglia, Spice Girls, Counting Crows, The Verve and Christina Aguilera A


Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

7/9/16 ~ Long Beach, CA

Davis Gaines, Benjamin Schrader, Rebecca Ann Johnson, Kyle Nudo, Cynthia Ferrer, Jennifer Kranz

Very well captured in 16:9, with a mix of wides, mediums, and close-ups with no obstructions or blackouts, and no washout; excellent clear sound; this is the West End version of the show with Give Them What They Want as the opening number and Chimp in a Suit being cut. 2 DVDs A


Disaster!

2013 ~ Off Broadway

Seth Rudetsky, Annie Golden, Paul Castree, Tom Ritts Farrell, Carrie Manolakos, Lacretta Nicole, Anika Larsen, Clif Thorn

Written by Seth Rudetsky and Jack Plotnick. Nicely filmed from the balcony.


Disaster!

2/20/16 ~ Broadway

Roger Bart, Adam Pascal, Faith Prince, Rachel York, Kerry Butler, Kevin Chamberlin, Seth Rudetsky, Jennifer Simard, Max Crumm, Baylee Littrell

Excellent HD capture of the new campy musical filled with 70's hits. Great picture and clear sound;

great video 2 DVDs A


The Full Monty

5/8/16 ~ Fullerton, CA

Allen Everman, Matthew Downs, David Engel, Rovin Jay, Tyler Miclean, Nick Waaland, Jeanette Dawson, Lauren Decierdo, Dante Marenco, Gabrielle Jackson, Candi Milo, Janna Cardia, Candice Rochelle Berge, Justin Berti, Eric Ferguson

Great clear video with just the first minute of the show blacked out, and one very quick dropout in act two, but the rest of the show is complete; excellent clear sound; great video 2 DVDs A


Grease

August 2012 ~ Plays in the Park, NJ

Markos Kantilierakis, Lindsay Dunn, Chris Grimm, Emily Phillips, Julian Fensterheim, Gabrielle Mariella, Charles, Mantione

Proshot


Hairspray

Spring 2011 ~ Trumbull, CT

Lucy Moon Fitzsimmons (Tracy), Jullian Gingell (Link), Jay Scott Penny (Enda), Kayla Mulddon (Penny), Dion Pratt (Seaweed)

Semi-Proshot. Regional Center for the Arts (RCA) production.


Hairspray

8/10/12 ~ Tecklenburg, Germany

Ilse La Monaca, Andreas Lichtenberger, Mathias Schlung, Jana Stelley, Michael Ernst, Nicky Wuchinger, Maja Sikora, Kerstin Marie Makenburg, Amanda Whitford, Gino Emnes, Valesca Frank, Eric Minsk, anne Welte, Jurgen Stohschein, Hakan T. Aslan, Kevin Foster, Andrew Hill

Multicam proshot, in German


Hello, Dolly!

7/30/16 ~ Fullerton, CA

Valerie Perri, Robert Yacko, Gary Patent, Chris Villain, Grace Yoo, Afton Quast, Tasha Tormey, Bonnie Kovar, Bradley Cashman, Marc Cardiff, Casey Garritano, Sara Meals

Great clear video overall with no washout and no blackouts; one head on the right side that very occasionally affects the action, but it's worked around as much as possible. There is also one head the can be seen at the bottom of the screen that occasionally blocks the actors' feet. Excellent clear sound. Includes Carol Channing's original headdress worn for Dolly's act two entrance. 2 DVDs A


Honeymoon in Vegas

11/25/14 ~ Broadway

Tony Danza, Rob McClure, Brynn O'Malley, David Josefberg, Nancy Opel, Matthew Saldivar

Some slight wandering, but mostly a steady, unobstructed shot. Includes curtain call. Nice video and clear sound 2 DVDs A-


If/Then

10/13/15 ~ Denver

Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, Janine DiVita, Daren A. Herbert, Marc Delacruz

Beautiful HD capture of the very first performance on tour. Great performances with excellent picture and very clear nice sound; great video 2 DVDs A


If/Then

1/24/16 ~ Costa Mesa, CA

Idina Menzel, James Snyder, LaChanze, Trey Ellett (u/s Lucas), Daren A Herbert, Janine DiVita, Marc delaCruz, Kyra Faith, Corey Greenan, Cliffton Hall, Xavier Cano, Alicia Taylor Tomasko, Tyler McGee, English Bernhardt, DeeDee Magno Hall

Idina Menzel's final performance on the tour; emotional performance by the whole cast, particularly Idina during Always Starting Over and the Finale, leading to roaring cheers of support from the crowd. There is also a fantastic blooper during What If: Elizabeth's phone rings and the phone is not in her pocket; well filmed with no obstruction, washout, and just two quick dropouts in act one. It's filmed in 16:9, with a mix of wides, mediums, and close-ups and excellent sound 2 DVDs A


Next to Normal

2015 ~ Madrid, Spain


Next to Normal

1/4/15 ~ Osaka, Japan

Charity Gill, Digger Howard, Sean Sinclair, Bethany Taylor James, Jesse Bradley

Proshot, performed in English


1776

4/2/16 ~ Encores!

Santino Fontana, John Larroquette, Christiane Noll, Bryce Pinkham, John Behlmann, Nikki Renee Daniels, Alexander Gemignani

Wonderful HD capture of the Encores series concert. Excellent performances from the whole cast. Within the first 30 minutes there are a few short spots filmed around a head, far left side. During the long debate scene there is a 9 minute blackout during dialouge to adjust. 2 DVDs B-


Shuffle Along

4/12/16 ~ Broadway

Brandon Victor Dixon, Joshua Henry, Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Billy Porter, Brooks Ashmanskas, Amber Iman, Adrienne Warren, Phillip Attmore, Darius de Haas, Afra Hines, Curtis Holland, Kendrick Jones, Lisa LaTouche, J.C. Montgomery, Erin N. Moore, Janelle Neal, Brittany Parks, Arbender Robinson, Karissa Royster, Christian Dante White, Joseph Wiggan, Pamela Yasutake, Richard Riaz Yoder

Beautifully filmed in HD; some heads at bottom of the screen in wide shots but don't distract from anything and are shot around nicely. Much has changed from the show from this date, so it's a rare look at the show mid-changes; great clear video A


Taylor-Made Monday

2/26/96 ~ CBS-TV

In a TV rarity, Elizabeth Taylor appears as herself in 4 CBS sitcoms that aired back to back in a story line that tied the shows together. (She was promoting her new perfume "Black pearls" at the time). "Elizabeth Taylor’s priceless black pearls are missing, and before the night is over, you’ll find out who’s got sticky fingers and who’s got butter fingers". She actually appeared on 'The Nanny' and 'Can't Hurry Love'; had a smallish cameo appearance in 'Murphy Brown', and then had a substitute stunt hand fill in for her on the final show "High Society". All four episodes, in order, are included on 1 disc. Commercials have been edited out. A


Texaco Star Theatre

1/20/53 ~ NBC-TV

Milton Berle, with guests The Andrew Sisters, and Gertrude Berg and Arlene McQuade from the TV show "The Goldberg’s". This episode was broadcast on the night of Eisenhower’s inauguration, so there are many references to it, including an opening musical number. In black and white. 1 hour, complete with original commercials. A-


Tuck Everlasting

 4/4/16 ~ Broadway

Carolee Carmello, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Sarah Charles Lewis, Michael Park, Terrence Mann, Fred Applegate

Excellent HD video with clear picture and wonderful sound; very nice video A

 

Tuck Everlasting

4/4/16 ~ Broadway

Carolee Carmello, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Sarah Charles Lewis, Michael Park, Terrence Mann, Fred Applegate, Robert Lenzi, Michael Wartella

Excellent capture of the Broadway transfer from Atlanta. Many changes and direction from the out of town tryout. Clear picture and great sound; nice video 2 DVDs A


Waitress

9/2/15 ~ Cambridge, MA

Jessie Mueller, Keala Settle, Jeanna De Waal, Drew Gehling, Joe Tippett, Dakin Matthews, Eric Anderson, Jeremy Morse, Giana Ribeiro

Stunning HD capture of the new Pre-Broadway Sara Bareilles musical. Beautiful production and equally stunning performances. Excellent video with clear picture and great sound; very good video 2 DVDs A+


Waitress

3/30/16 ~ Broadway

Jessie Mueller, Keala Settle, Kimiko Glenn, Drew Gehling, Nick Cordero, Dakin Matthews, Eric Anderson, Christopher Fitzgerald

Beautiful capture of this stunning Broadway transfer. This is the performance where the set broke and Sara Bareilles came out while it was being fixed. She sang a cut song from the show and Part of Your World and talked with the audience, which is included; excellent video with clear picture and sound 2 DVDs A