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Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Broadway Grosses for the Week Ending Jan. 13 by Loganne

The Book of Mormon is back in the top spot at the box office for the week ending January 13. Longtime favorites The Lion King and Wicked follow with Spider-man and Once rounding out the top …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 01:45PM
Saturday, December 29, 2012

Watch “Bustle Fluffah,” a music video from the cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood by Loganne

“Bustle Fluffah” Music Video w/ the Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood The cast of Roundabout Theatre Company’s new Broadway production of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winni…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 10:00AM
Friday, December 28, 2012

Dead Accounts, Starring Katie Holmes and Norbert Leo Butz, Sets Closing Date by Loganne

Dead Accounts , the new comedy by Pulitzer Prize finalist Theresa Rebeck, directed by three-time Tony winner Jack O’Brien sets a closing date at Broadway’s Music Box Theatre. The …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 10:30AM
Thursday, December 27, 2012

Broadway Grosses Up for the Week Ending December 23, 2012! by Loganne

The holidays were good to Broadway for the week ending December 23, as audiences flocked to theaters. A Christmas Story and Elf both had healthy weeks, taking in more than $1 million in sale…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 11:15PM
Friday, December 21, 2012

Cuba Gooding Jr, Vanessa Williams, Condola Rashad Join cast of THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL by Loganne

Academy Award winner Cuba Gooding, Jr., (Jerry Maguire, Red Tails), Emmy Award nominee and recording star Vanessa Williams (Ugly Betty, Desperate Housewives), and Tony Award nominee Condola…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 02:42PM
Thursday, December 20, 2012

Broadway’s Cort Theatre Turns 100 by Loganne

Broadway’s Cort Theatre, celebrates its 100th Anniversary today, December 20th, 2012.  The theatre, which opened on December 20, 1912 with a Peg O’My Heart starring Laurette Taylor, is …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 12:49PM

Broadway’s Christmas Week Performance Schedule by Loganne

Looking for something to do with the family this holiday season? Happen to enjoy Broadway shows? Well, you’re in luck! While the performance schedules for the week of Christmas are irregu…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 10:37AM

Chicago Becomes 3rd Longest Running Show in Broadway History by Loganne

Chicago will celebrate another momentous milestone and record-breaking when it plays performance #6,681.   With that 8 p.m. performance at the historic Ambassador Theatre, Chicago will …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 09:24AM
Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Matilda The Musical Announces Principal and Ensemble Broadway Cast by Loganne

The Royal Shakespeare Company and The Dodgers today announced Karen Aldridge (Mrs. Phelps), Gabriel Ebert (Mr. Wormwood), Lesli Margherita (Mrs. Wormwood), and Lauren Ward (Miss Honey) wi…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 04:55PM

Alicia Keys to Produce HBO Adaptation of Stick Fly by Loganne

HBO is set to adapt Stick Fly The premium cable channel, HBO, will adapt Lydia Diamond’s Stick Fly. The play, whiched opened on Broadway at the Cort Theatre on December 8, 2011 and …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 12:13PM
Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide by Loganne

It’s nearly Christmas Day. In just one short week you’ll be expected to have presents ready under the tree. Don’t worry. In fact, procrastinators rejoice! We’ve got s…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 03:10PM
Monday, December 17, 2012

Grosses Keep Steady for the Week Ending Dec. 16 by Loganne

Wicked made its way back to the top for the week ending December 16. The production grossed $1.8 million, edging out The Lion King. The Book of Mormon assumed its usual position at number 3,…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 04:58PM

Public Theatre’s GIANT Will Get Cast Recording by Loganne

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) announced today that the cast of the acclaimed epic musical Giant will enter the recording studio…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 01:43PM

MTC Extends Terrence McNally’s GOLDEN AGE Through Sunday, January 13 by Loganne

Due to popular demand, Manhattan Theatre Club’s New York premiere of Golden Age, the third play in Terrence McNally’s opera trilogy, directed by Tony Award winner Walter Bobbie, has exte…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 01:08PM
Friday, December 14, 2012

Phantom announces 25th Anniversary Performance Tickets Sweepstakes by Loganne

The longest-running show in Broadway history, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera, directed by Harold Prince and produced by Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Company, I…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 12:15PM

Christopher Lloyd to Star in The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Loganne

Classic Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Greg Reiner, have announced that acclaimed film and television actor Christopher Lloyd, …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 10:07AM
Thursday, December 13, 2012

Additional Casting Announced for Lucky Guy on Broadway by Loganne

Additional casting has been announced for Lucky Guy on Broadway.  The production stars two-time Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks, making his Broadway debut, in a new play by three-time Aca…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 10:00AM
Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Casting Announced for New Broadway Production of Pump Boys and Dinettes by Loganne

“American Idol” star, Bo Bice, will join Alexander Germignani, Erik Hayden, Justin Hosek, Jane Pfitsch, Leenya Rideout in Pump Boys and Dinettes. Pump Boys and Dinettes will begin previe…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 02:00PM

Shia LaBeouf to Make Broadway Debut with Alec Baldwin in Orphans by Loganne

Shia LaBeouf, the BAFTA and Emmy Award winning star of “Transformers” “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps” and “Lawless” will make his Broadway debut this spring in Orphans. This…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 12:30PM

Evita, starring Ricky Martin, Posts Closing Date by Loganne

Instead of recasting the show, following the departure of its original stars, the record-breaking and 2012 Tony Award-nominated production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical�…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 09:31AM
Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Motown: The Musical Announces Charl Brown as Smokey Robinson by Loganne

Producers have announced additional Broadway casting for the world premiere of Motown: The Musical, based on the life of Motown founder Berry Gordy. Tony Award nominee Brandon Victor Dixo…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 02:45PM

Broadway Creative Team Announced for Bullets Over Broadway by Loganne

Producers Letty Aronson and Julian Schlossberg are proud to announce a creative team of award winning Broadway veterans for the world premiere production of Bullets Over Broadway, the n…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 12:30PM

Rob McClure of Chaplin Awarded the Clive Barnes Foundation Award by Loganne

Rob McClure, star of Chaplin, received the Clive Barnes Foundation Award in Theater for his performance as Charlie Chaplin. Hosted by Michael Riedel, the third annual Clive Barnes Awards too…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 09:21AM
Monday, December 10, 2012

Glengarry Glen Ross Review Round-Up by Loganne

No reviews necessary. Glengarry Glen Ross is a hit! Even so, over the weekend the David Mamet drama opened at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre and reviews aren’t overwhelmingly favorab…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 04:29PM

Broadway Grosses for the Week Ending Dec. 9, 2012 by Loganne

We’re deep into to the holiday season and Broadway grosses are back on the rise, up $1.7 million from last week’s end. Family favorites A Christmas Story and Annie both made the milliona…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 04:07PM

Gold Stars for Golden Boy, starring Seth Numrich and Tony Shalhoub–Review Round-Up by Loganne

Golden Reviews across the board for the Lincoln Center Theatre presentation of the 75th Anniversary production of Golden Boy by Clifford Odets, directed by Bartlett Sher. The show opened o…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 10:40AM
Thursday, December 6, 2012

The Mystery of Edwin Drood Gets Four Week Extension by Loganne

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced a four week extension of the critically acclaimed new Broadway production of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winning musical comedy The Mystery of Ed…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 12:15PM

Porgy and Bess, Once and More Get 2013 Grammy Nomination by Loganne

Nominations for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were announced Wednesday night in Nashville by the Recording Academy and, once again, Once is in the running for a major award. The cast recordi…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 09:30AM
Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Scandalous Sets Closing Date for December 4 by Loganne

Scandalous: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson, a musical by writer and television host Kathie Lee Gifford, will close on Broadway December 9, 2012, producers announced on Dec. …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 09:20AM

The Anarchist, by David Mamet, To Close December 16 by Loganne

Producers have announced that The Anarchist, the new play written and directed by David Mamet,which began previews at the newly refurbished Golden Theatre on Tuesday, November 13, 2012, …

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 09:10AM
Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Manhattan Theater Club’s Murder Ballad to Record Cast Album by Loganne

Manhattan Theater Club’s Murder Ballad, featuring Will Swenson and Karen Olivo Will Record Cast Album Yellow Sound Label will record the Manhattan Theatre Club’s world premiere cas…

SOURCE: Theater Advisor at 09:49AM

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