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the front row

for those of us who love new musicals


Do you love musical theatre?  Then you’ve come to the right place.  Here at the Front Row, you’ll find lots of interesting things, provided to you for FREE by New Musicals Inc.:

  • Online musical theatre videos
  • Musical theatre trivia and history
  • Musical theatre websites and organizations

Got ideas for more musical-theatre-things we could include here?  Drop us a line at


Here is this week's featured new musical theatre video:

Are you WRITING and/or DEVELOPING a new musical?

If so, you’ll want to see the Musical Theatre Writers’ Resource Center.  Links to producers, agents, theatres, contests, ideas, workshops, feedback, links and advice.



Here’s a random quote from our Lyric Library:

Did you ever sit and ponder, sit and wonder, sit and think
Why we’re here and what this life is all about?

--George M. Cohan

Sneak Previews:

Directly below you can see random excerpts from some of the free stuff you’ll find inside on the Front Row.  Click any link below to see more!


Here are some random samples from our musical-theatre related links:

      • Musical Theatre Mash
      • Now Playing in Seattle
      • Musicals in LA

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Here's a sample of items from our vault of historical photos, and musical theatre trivia about events that happened THIS month in the past:

      • July 24, 2003     Acclaimed revival of Big River opened at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. Produced by NAMT member Deaf West Theatre with The Roundabout Theatre Company in association with NAMT member Center Theatre Group, the revival combined hearing and deaf actors.
      • July 2, 1987     Michael Bennett died today at the age of forty-four. He left behind a legacy of two decades worth of Broadway choreography. After five Tony noms, he finally won for Best Choreography for Follies.
      • July 15, 1905     Dorothy Fields was born. Lyricist who collaborated with Jimmy McHugh, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, Bob Fosse, and Cy Coleman. Among her most famous songs: “The Way You Look Tonight”, “A Fine Romance”, and “Big Spender”. Also bookwriter for Annie Get Your Gun.

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