Happy Birthday, Something Rotten! The 10 Stages of Putting on a Musical

first_img7. Ready for Previews 3. First Costume Fitting Something Rotten! 6. Too Many Showmances  10. Early Call Time 2. Hearing the Score Live for the First Time Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 1, 2017 8. Opening Night Relief 9. Reviews Are In! Related Shows 5. Lousy Day at Rehearsal Brian d’Arcy James and the cast of ‘Something Rotten!'(Photo: Joan Marcus) 4. Great Day at Rehearsal Something Rotten! welcomed audiences to the Renaissance on April 22, 2015, and has been leaving everyone in stitches ever since. Helmed by Casey Nicholaw and boasting a cast of Broadway faves (Christian Borle, Brian d’Arcy James, John Cariani, Heidi Blickenstaff and Kate Reinders, to name a few), Rotten! received 10 Tony Award nominations and earned Borle his second win. To celebrate the tuner’s first eggcellent year on Broadway, here are the 10 stages of putting on a musical—Rotten! style.1. When You Get the Part View Commentslast_img read more