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Monday, November 6th, 2006

Subject:hey there community, long time no see
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:4:38 pm.
A few things:

Backstreet Boy Richardson to Be Part of Chicago's Anniversary Performance November 14thCollapse )



From Boy to leading man in Toronto November 21st - December 3rdCollapse )


Bittersweet Delight has up some tracks of Kevin in Chicago, different from the ones that I've posted here before. The performance is from March 1, 2003.
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Tuesday, October 28th, 2003

Subject:Kevin in London, fan encounter and pictures
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:9:35 am.
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pictures.
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Saturday, October 25th, 2003

Subject:Kevin Q&A from People.com
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:10:49 am.
posted by yikes on LiveDaily:

The Backstreet Boy turned Chicago lawyer talks about the challenges of live performance and the chances of a Backstreet reunion.

By MARK DAGOSTINO

The Backstreet Boy is now a West End man. Kevin Richardson, 32, the eldest member of the Backstreet Boys, is playing slickster lawyer Billy Flynn in the musical Chicago in London's West End. It's a role he also played for seven weeks on Broadway back in the spring. Richardson, whose run wraps in November, recently opened up to PEOPLE about British theatergoers, fans who strip and the chances of a Backstreet Boys reunion.

Any fun behind-the-scenes stories from your arrival in London?
Just outside our stage doors, where people gather for autographs, there's a pub across the street. These three women come out. They've had too much to drink, and they just show me their breasts -- and ask me to sign them! All the people around me were like, "He's married!"

Wow. Did that ever happen on the Backstreet Boys tours?
Um, yeah, it happened sometimes. (But) these girls were not shy.

Are London audiences different from New York audiences?
The response is a little more subdued. They're not as loud as the Americans are. The other cast members were like, "Don't be alarmed if they don't laugh or don't cheer as loudly. Don't let it throw you."

Is it different being on a theatrical stage as opposed to a concert stage?
It's a totally different satisfaction and adrenaline rush that I get. It's fun to be able to dive into this arrogant, cocky, fast-talking attorney, and I'm having fun with it. I take a lot of pride in doing theater, and it feels really good.

Is it scary?
The dialogue was scary for me. I worried about forgetting my dialogue. I stayed up till 3 o'clock in the morning studying my script before I went on Broadway. I sometimes over-prepare. I wish I would have done that in school.

Did you ever mess up your lines?
My third week in on Broadway I went completely blank in one spot. I was in profile so the audience couldn't see my eyes pop out of my head.

Did you draw from any real-life run-ins with attorneys when getting into the Billy Flynn character?
I've definitely come across some shady characters in the music business.

Do you have much in common with Richard Gere (who played the same role in the film)?
He played an older, more mature attorney. I play it more like a young hot shot. But I liked the choices he made.

You're 32 years old. Does being part of a 'boy band' seem a little strange to you?
The term "boy band" just makes me sick to my stomach. Nobody ever called Boyz II Men a "boy band." We're a vocal group -- the Jackson Five, or the Temptations, or Jodeci, New Edition -- that's who we drew our inspiration from.

Is there a future for the Backstreet Boys?
We would love to record another record. We owe it to ourselves and our fans. We've never done a Christmas album yet, which is something we'd love to do. But we want to do another original LP. Right now it's just that Brian (Littrell) -- my cousin -- and his wife are enjoying being parents, Nick (Carter)'s putting a record together, Howie (Dorough)'s gonna do a Latin record, Brian may do a gospel record. But we've all enjoyed a lot of success together. We've been in each other's faces for 11 years now.

You also opened a music school in your home state of Kentucky?
Me and my best friend Keith. We've been writing music together since I was 13 -- he was my bodyguard on the road for five years. He's 6'3", a football player. We opened The Music Workshop in Kentucky, a seminar to give students a whole grasp of the industry. There's no place like that in Kentucky or the surrounding areas.

You and the Boys learned about contracts the hard way, right?
We're not the only ones. There's tons of artists who had bad contracts.

Are you and your wife (actress Kristin Willits Richardson) doing any traveling while in Britain?
I want to go see Stonehenge.

What about concerts?
I got to see the Stones the other night. It was my first time seeing them live, and Mick Jagger's still got that energy.

So your trip to England is really all about seeing various stones, then?
(Laughs.) Yeah, I guess
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Friday, October 24th, 2003

Subject:New here, and my pics
Posted by:nickels4mnms.
Time:7:57 pm.
Hey! I'm new here, can't believe I didn't find this community earlier. Well, I met Kevin while he was here in San Francisco for 'Chicago'. He's my fave! And I posted my experiences on my LJ, but they're a few pages back. I posted the pics here: My Kevin Pics :D Sorry so late. If you want them untagged, just ask :)
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Wednesday, October 22nd, 2003

Subject:more pictures of Kevin in London
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:10:01 am.
posted by RoksGoldenSmile on LiveDaily:

pictures
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Sunday, October 19th, 2003

Subject:Kevin "Chicago" fan encounter and a few pictures
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:2:43 pm.
posted by RoksGoldenSmile on LiveDaily:

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more pictures, thanks to Debbie on LD pics behind the cutCollapse )
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Subject:more fan pictures of Kevin in London
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:2:09 pm.
posted by Angie @ the MFC board:

posted 10-17-2003 05:57
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I've just put some more pics.of Kevin from last night in .Please check out.......

click here

posted 10-18-2003 19:29
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Ladies,
I have put even more pics of KEVIN from today...they are in Kevin in London 4

click here
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Subject:Kevin pics [and a few of Kristin]
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:10:51 am.
--> Chicago

--> Terry Gaby

Source: Nicky Luvr 69 from NickandAaronNews@yahoogroups.com via BackstreetNews
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Thursday, October 9th, 2003

Subject:Kevin on Celebrity Extra (UK)
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:8:02 pm.
posted by RoksGoldenSmile on LiveDaily:

Here's a post by Superstar (Nick's Rox on LD) from the BSBBLVD message board (in the Kevin forum 'Kevin on UK TV' thread):

"Celebrity Extra
Time - 15:40 to 15:45 (5 minutes long).
When - Friday 10th October on Living TV

The latest entertainment news and celebrity gossip. Tania Bryer finds out about Mike Myers's latest role as Dr Seuss, Sir Sean Connery sulks at the premiere of his latest film, and a former Backstreet Boy launches a theatre career.
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It' s also repeated numerous times on Living and Living+1 on Friday and again on Saturday."
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Tuesday, October 7th, 2003

Subject:pictures of Kevin in London
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:4:51 pm.
posted by Maddie&Nick on LiveDaily.

pictures of kevin in London and great news

Hi:
I did trip to london with my sista and some friends to see Kevin in Chicago.He was real nice with all the fans.The Chicago show was amazing and Kevin was the best of the musical.
He told us maybe could record a film in Spain,If finally it comes true he could start to record it in december
Here are the pictures:

http://community.webshots.com/user/bsbspain

posted by Aceetha on LiveDaily.

Kevin pics, Sept 26th & 27th, London
Well, I finally got my pictures up on my site. They are on my Nick site, NicKaos dot Com.

If you follow
this link It'll go directly to the gallery. It's password protected though. The info you'll need is as follows.

username: kevin
password: london

Also, I don't sell pics, but I do trade. Also, if you were there on either Friday night and/or Saturday, let me know. I'd love to trade pics. If you are in any of my pics, let me know, and I'm sure I can have a copy sent to you or whatever.
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Monday, October 6th, 2003

Subject:Another thread about Kevin in "Chicago" from the DressCircle MB
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:1:31 pm.
posted by misha on LiveDaily:

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Friday, October 3rd, 2003

Subject:caps of Kevin on Terry and Gaby
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:10:17 pm.
Read more...Collapse )<Kristin http://roxay.net/images/BSBpics/Kevtandg/kevtandg_2.jpg http://roxay.net/images/BSBpics/Kevtandg/kevtandg_3.jpg http://roxay.net/images/BSBpics/Kevtandg/kevtandg_4.jpg http://roxay.net/images/BSBpics/Kevtandg/kevtandg_5.jpg http://roxay.net/images/BSBpics/Kevtandg/kevtandg_6.jpg http://roxay.net/images/BSBpics/Kevtandg/kevtandg_7.jpg <Just been told he'd eaten a snail sausage. http://roxay.net/images/BSBpics/Kevtandg/kevtandg_8.jpg It was a really good show. Kev was very relaxed and was on for most of the show. At the end Ann (his mum) phoned in and said how she's really proud of Kev, etc and he started gettting teary. Then they bought out a birthday cake to him and everyone sang Happy Birthday.
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Thursday, October 2nd, 2003

Subject:Reviews of Kevin in Chicago (UK) from the MFC
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:11:14 am.
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Saturday, September 27th, 2003

Subject:recap and pictures of Kevin on GMTV
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:8:48 pm.
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Thursday, September 25th, 2003

Subject:Lots of Kevin in London goodies
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:6:47 pm.
Mmmmmm Kevin!

posted by misha on LiveDaily:
Kevin pics @ globephotos.com

fan encounterCollapse )

Some nice comments about Kevin from the DressCircle messageboardCollapse )

more Kevin on UK TV info, plus captures from Kevin on MTV UKCollapse )
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Monday, September 22nd, 2003

Subject:Backstreet Boy takes to West End
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:8:23 pm.
posted by misha on LiveDaily:

(BBC) "Backstreet Boy takes to West End"

Backstreet Boy takes to West End
Last updated 22 September 2003

Kevin Richardson from the Backstreet Boys is makes his West End debut in London tonight (Monday).

He's playing Billy Flynn in 'Chicago' for the next eight weeks - he was a massive hit in the same role on Broadway.

Kevin's no stranger to acting - he was on stage before he joined the Backstreet Boys.

He told us one of his first jobs was dressing up at Disneyland, which he says taught him a lot:

"It was a very valuable experience - I was Aladdin, I was a Ninja Turtle... When we were in the Ninja Turtle show, I slung my foot off - you know I did a martial arts kick and my foot went flying out into the audience. That was funny actually, it wasn't embarrassing 'cos people couldn't see my face!"

Kevin also told us the Backstreet Boys are still together and they could be back in the studio soon.
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Saturday, September 20th, 2003

Subject:Kevin on London TV
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:10:12 pm.
Kevin was on a show called T4 on Saturday, is said to be performing on GMTV next week, and with be appearing on MTV UK some soon (there's no info on the date he'll be on).

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Tuesday, September 9th, 2003

Subject:Kevin in Chicago audio
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:2:58 pm.
posted by frackgrl1128 on LiveDaily:

Kevin in Chicago audio files...are done
phew. i've been razzle dazzing for days now. i love that song. sorry it has taken soo long but everytime i put it on my computer it was too big so i had to do it all over again. anways its cut down to 7 parts its all of kevins parts.

you can find parts 1-4 here-->
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/bsbfan4ever1128/

and parts 5-7 here --> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/beaniegirl211/

i had to make another group bc they were to big to fit all in one and too big for a yahoo briefcase. anyways enjoy
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Wednesday, September 3rd, 2003

Subject:"Chicago" in London (official) info
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:12:13 am.
Mood:enthralled.
from BackstreetNews

Adelphi
Strand, WC2E 7NA
Tube Charing Cross
Telephone 020 7344 0055

CHICAGO
Based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins, has a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb

Location West End
Genre Musical
Previews from 27 Oct 97
Opens 18 Nov 97
Booking to 31 Jan 04
Closes
Time Mon-Thurs 8pm, Fri at 5pm & 8.30pm, Sat 3pm&8pm
B/O Price UK Pounds: 15 - 40
B/O Tel Fee! Yes
Standby Concs No
Tickets Lashmars Theatre Tickets
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Major cast changes have been announced in Chicago at the Adelphi Theatre.

Frances Ruffelle (Roxie Hart), Anita Dobson (Mama Morton), Morgan Crowley (Mary Sunshine) and Paul Baker (Amos Hart) join cast from 8 Sep 03; and Kevin Richardson (Billy Flynn) from 22 Sep 03.

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Kevin Richardson , a member of the internationally acclaimed pop group Backstreet Boys, will be making his West End stage debut. He will play the role (Billy Flynn), in which he played on Broadway, for 6 weeks only to 1 Nov 03.

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Thursday, August 28th, 2003

Subject:fan encounter
Posted by:soy_latte.
Time:11:28 pm.
posted by Singer15BSB at the MFC

A Night Out With Kevin Richardson"- 8-20-03 (San Francisco) ~Pics Included~Read more...Collapse )
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LiveJournal for Kevin Richardson in Chicago.

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