When word got out that FOX’s hit musical dramedy Glee was moving to the Big Apple for the rest of the fifth season, the only thought that popped into our heads was, “So that means more Darren Criss in NYC, right?” Call us biased, but the City That Never Sleeps should just be nicknamed The City That Needs More Criss.
Joseph Gordon Levitt (a.k.a. the boy who needs to come to Broadway) will be voicing the lead role in the English-language release
Glee star Darren Criss let the cat out of the bag that Broadway vet and Pitch Perfect star Skylar Astin will appear on the Fox hit later this season by posting a “#DramaticSelfie” with Astin and co-star Chord Overstreet on Instagram.
Broadway.com | Have you ever wondered what Broadway stars do when they’re just hanging out at the bar together, goofing around? Well, if you’re Glee star Darren Criss and Tony winner Lea Salonga, you grab a drink, find a piano and have an impromptu Disney sing-along! The adorable duo (um, how amazing is it that they hang out?) headed to legendary downtown piano bar Marie’s Crisis to have a little Aladdin jam session, and the results were awesome—if you can hear Salonga’s gorgeous vocals over all the excited fan shushing.
Broadwayworld.com | Broadway favorites Lea Salonga and Darren Criss were both in New York City, and the duo recently met up at piano bar Marie’s Crisis Cafe in the West Village, where they joined forces in a couple of performances to delight the crowd.
Darren Criss Takes a Licking, Condola Rashad Is Not Bill Cosby’s Daughter & More Lessons of the Week. [Broadway.com]