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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Donny Osmond to Return to Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat by Andrew Gans

The Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical will kick off its latest U.K. tour in December.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM

Photos: Take a Look at Boy George and 2024 Cast of Broadway's Moulin Rouge! The Musical by Andrew Gans

Derek Klena and Courtney Reed also star in the Tony-winning hit at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:12AM

Felicity Huffman Makes U.K. Stage Debut in Taylor Mac's Hir, Opening February 21 by Andrew Gans

Steven Kunis directs the revival for the Park Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24AM

Hadestown Opens in the West End February 21 by Andrew Gans

The London return of the Tony-winning musical plays the Lyric Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24AM
Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Mamie Parris to Star in Title Role of Goodspeed's The Mystery of Edwin Drood; Complete Cast Announced by Andrew Gans

Rob Ruggerio will direct the Tony-winning Rupert Holmes musical whodunit.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:42PM

Little Night Music Event Will Celebrate Sondheim and Mozart by Andrew Gans

Original Jersey Boys star Daniel Reichard will interpret songs by late Tony-winning composer-lyricist Sondheim.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:24PM

New U.K. and Ireland Tour of Murder on the Orient Express Will Launch This Fall by Andrew Gans

Lucy Bailey will direct Ken Ludwig's adaptation of the Agatha Christie classic.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:48PM

Photos: Get a 1st Look at Felicity Huffman's U.K. Stage Debut in Taylor Mac's Hir by Andrew Gans

Steven Kunis directs the revival for the Park Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM

Check Out New Photos of West End Hadestown by Andrew Gans

The London return of the Tony-winning musical plays the Lyric Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM

U.K. Premiere of Nachtland, Directed by Patrick Marber, Begins February 20 by Andrew Gans

Marius von Mayenburg's satire, translated by Maja Zade, plays the Young Vic.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM

Matt Smith Stars in West End Revival of An Enemy of the People, Opening February 20 by Andrew Gans

Thomas Ostermeier’s reimagining of Henrik Ibsen’s thought-provoking drama plays the Duke of York's Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM

See Who's Starring in London Tide, Based on a Charles Dickens Novel, at the National by Andrew Gans

The London world premiere features an adaptation by Ben Power, who wrote original songs with PJ Harvey.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM

Cast Complete for West End Return of Sister Act, Starring Beverley Knight by Andrew Gans

Knight will open the production at London's Dominion and will be succeeded by Alexandra Burke.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:48AM
Monday, February 19, 2024

Sierra Boggess and Josh Grisetti Star in Free Readings of InunDATED, A New Musical February 19 by Andrew Gans

Christine Pedi directs for the York Theatre Company's Developmental Reading Series.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:02AM
Saturday, February 17, 2024
Friday, February 16, 2024

Photos and Video: Take a Look at Lola Tung and Ani DiFranco in Broadway's Hadestown by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical continues at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:06PM

Jason Veasey, Jay O. Sanders, Tina Benko, More Set for Mrs. Warren's Profession Reading by Andrew Gans

The upcoming benefit reading will kick off the 19th season of the Project Shaw series celebrating George Bernard Shaw.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32PM

Broadway Cares Awards Over $2.8 Million to Food and Meal Delivery Programs by Andrew Gans

Nearly 150 food service organizations will receive funds.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:02AM

Back to the Future's Jelani Remy on How Actors Are Like Chefs by Andrew Gans

Plus, that time the actor met Oprah while performing in Ain't Too Proud.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:32AM
Thursday, February 15, 2024

Video: Watch Evan Rachel Wood Discuss New York Stage Debut—And Working as a Magician's Assistant by Andrew Gans

Wood and Darren Criss recently joined the cast of the hit Off-Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:32PM

JoAnn M. Hunter to Direct Broadway-Aimed Jo–The Little Women Musical by Andrew Gans

Also, listen to a new single from the musical, "When Nighttime Falls."

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:32PM

Red Bull 20th Anniversary Festival to Feature Rebecca Hall, Jacob Ming-Trent, Patrick Page, John Douglas Thompson, More by Andrew Gans

The series of readings and workshops will beginning in April at The Sheen Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:18PM

Shoshana Bean, Jordan Fisher, Alex Newell, Constance Wu, More Set for Broadway Backwards Concert by Andrew Gans

The evening benefits Broadway Cares and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:48AM

A Taste of Ireland—The Irish Music & Dance Sensation Sets NYC Premiere by Andrew Gans

The touring production features World Irish dance champions and dancers from Lord of the Dance and Riverdance.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM

Felicity Huffman Makes U.K. Stage Debut in Taylor Mac's Hir Beginning February 15 by Andrew Gans

Steven Kunis directs the revival for the Park Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Vanderpump Rules' Ariana Madix Extends Run in Broadway's Chicago by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning production continues its record-breaking run at the Ambassador Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:36PM

Brian J. Nash Will Offer Sunday Night Music Club at Green Room 42 by Andrew Gans

The pianist, singer, and music director will go it solo at the Manhattan venue in March.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:54PM

Revival of Psychosexual Thriller Dead Brains Extends Off-Broadway by Andrew Gans

Playwright Erik Champney directs the site-specific production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:42PM

Taylor Mac, Nathan Lee Graham, Lisa Kron, More Will Star in Sarah Ruhl's Orlando Off-Broadway by Andrew Gans

Will Davis will direct the Signature production, adapted from Virginia Woolf's novel.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:42PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards