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Behind the Scenes with Waitress, the Broadway Musical

The Balancing Act Goes behind the scenes with Broadway musical Waitress, which just embarked on its first U.S. tour. Inspired by the late Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 film, Waitress tells the story of Jenna, a waitress and expert pie maker who dreams of escaping her small town and loveless marriage. Amber Milt sits down with Tony […]

Behind the Scenes with On Your Feet!

The Balancing Act Goes behind the scenes with the Broadway hit On Your Feet!, based on the lives and music of 26-time Grammy Award-winning husband-and-wife team Gloria Estefan and Emilio Estefan. The musical profiles the two people who leaned on their heritage, talent and each other to make The Miami Sound Machine an international sensation. […]

The Balancing Act Goes Behind the Scenes of “Love Never Dies.”

The Balancing Act Goes Behind the Scenes with the creative team of “Love Never Dies.” It’s the sequel to Andrew Lloyd Webber’s masterpiece, “The Phantom of The Opera.” Set 10 years later, the Phantom has escaped from Paris to New York’s Coney Island. He has finally found a place for his music to soar, all […]

Go Behind the Scenes with Disney's Aladdin - The Balancing Act

Join The Balancing Act host Amber Milt as she goes behind the scenes at Disney’s Aladdin for Broadway Across America. Based on the Academy Award-winning Disney animated film, Aladdin sweeps audiences into an exotic world of daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance. Come along for the ride as we meet Jasmine: Actress Isabelle McCalla, […]

What happens when a British school teacher travels Siam to serve as governess to the king’s many children? Well…East vs. West! It’s dramatic, richly textured and ultimately uplifting tale set in 1862 as widow Anna Leonowens and her young son arrive at the Royal Palace in Bangkok. The King is largely considered to be a […]

Disney’s theatrical-produced musical, The Little Mermaid is once again wowing audiences as show begins its national tour! Based on the 1989 Disney film (and the 1837 fairy tale penned by Hans Christian Andersen) the show stars a fresh cast including Diana Huey as Ariel, Marjorie Failoni and Amanda Minano as the mersisters and Jennifer Allen […]

Based on the smash hit film, the award-winning musical The Bodyguard is starting its North America tour! Starring Grammy Award-nominee and R&B superstar Deborah Cox, this breathtakingly romantic thriller features a whole host of irresistible classics, including One Moment in Time, I Wanna Dance with Somebody and, of course, the legendary I Will Always Love […]

Today our Broadway Across America series continues with An American in Paris! The Balancing Act’s Amber Milt introduces us to the actors who’ll be taking over the lead roles as the Tony Award winning musical begins its national tour!!! From a 1928 George Gershwin composition … to an Oscar winning 1950’s film starring Gene Kelly […]

This captivating new production is directed by Tony® winner Diane Paulus, choreographed by Emmy ® winner Mia Michaels and stars Laura Michelle Kelly who all sit down with The Balancing Act’s Amber Milt to talk about the inspiration for this updated classic. Packed with mesmerizing visuals, irresistible songs and plenty of laughs, FINDING NEVERLAND is […]