Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Say Goodbye to Come From Away by Caitlin Moynihan

After five years, Come From Away played its final performance at the Schoenfeld Theatre on October 2, and audiences flocked to the rock to say goodbye. The musical, which won a Tony Award f…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:49PM

Orfeh & Andy Karl on Finding Harmony & Their Upcoming Concert at Sony Hall by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway power couple Orfeh and Andy Karl have been making music together for many years, and they are headed back to the New York City stage this fall. The couple previously starred toget…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:49PM

Welcome to a New Nation! Get a First Look at Broadway's 1776 Revival by Caitlin Moynihan

We now have a first look at the Broadway revival of 1776. The musical began performances at the American Airlines Theatre on September 16 and is set to open on October 6. Jeffrey L. Page…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:49PM

Complete Cast Announced for Parade, Starring Ben Platt & Micaela Diamond by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting has been announced for New York City Center's upcoming staging of Parade. As previously reported, Tony winner Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond will star in the show. Michael Ar…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:37PM

Mark Linn-Baker to Replace Jefferson Mays in The Music Man on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

River City is getting a new mayor. Mark Linn-Baker will join The Music Man, starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster, beginning on October 25. As previously announced, Tony winner Jefferson …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:25PM

Charles Fuller, Playwright of Pulitzer Prize & Tony-Winning A Soldier's Play, Dies at 83 by Caitlin Moynihan

Charles Fuller, acclaimed playwright of Pulitzer Prize and Tony-winning A Soldier's Play, died of natural causes on October 3 in Toronto. He was 83. Born in March 1939 in Philadelphia…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:25PM
Monday, October 3, 2022

Odds & Ends: Constance Wu, Finn Wittrock & More Set for the U.S. Premiere of 2:22 - A Ghost Story by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Constance Wu & More Cast in 2:22 - A Ghost Story Casting has been revealed for the U.S. premiere of Danny Robins' supernatural t…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:07PM

Angelica Ross Goes From Pose's Candy Ferocity to Chicago's Foxy Roxie as She Takes Broadway by Storm by Caitlin Moynihan

Known for her turn as Candy Ferocity in the series Pose, Angelica Ross is now taking center stage as Roxie Hart in Chicago on Broadway and making history in the process. Ross, who is the …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:55PM

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Play All Things Equal Starts National Tour October 5 by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony winner Rupert Holmes' new play All Things Equal – The Life and Trials of Ruth Bader Ginsburg will launch a 16-city national tour beginning on October 5 in St. Petersburg, Florida. The…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:33AM

Linedy Genao to Star in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Bad Cinderella on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Andrew Lloyd Webber's newly named musical Bad Cinderella will begin performances at the Imperial Theatre on February 17, 2023 and open on March 23. Formerly known as Cinderella, the pro…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:33AM

New Musical Almost Famous, Based on the Cameron Crowe Movie, Begins on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway musical adaptation of Cameron Crowe's hit 2000 film Almost Famous begins performances at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on October 3 and opens on November 3. The production, dire…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:25AM
Sunday, October 2, 2022

Celebrate 60 Years of James Bond on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is toasting to 60 years of 007 by playin…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:25PM
Thursday, September 29, 2022

Head to Shubert Alley for an Inside Look at the Broadway Flea Market on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Every year Broadway shows head to Shubert Alley to offer treasures, at the Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction. The annual event, which began in 1987, is produced by and benefits Broadwa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:55PM

Get a First Look at the Broadway Premiere of Martyna Majok's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Cost of Living by Caitlin Moynihan

Martyna Majok's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Cost of Living is having its Broadway premiere, and new production photos of the cast have arrived. Directed by Jo Bonney, the show began per…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:55PM

Odds & Ends: Hocus Pocus Broadway Musical in the Works by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Hocus Pocus Musical in Development Just ahead of Hocus Pocus 2's Disney+ premiere on September 30, original film producer David Kirs…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:55PM

John Behlmann, Alex Newell, Taylor Trensch & More Stars Set for Broadway-Aimed Musical Comedy Shucked by Caitlin Moynihan

Several stage favorites are set to lead the company of the new Broadway-aimed musical comedy Shucked. The world premiere musical will play Utah's Pioneer Theatre Company from October 28 thr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:33PM

William Jackson Harper & April Matthis to Star in Eboni Booth's Primary Trust Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Emmy nominee William Jackson Harper and Obie winner April Matthis will star in the world premiere production of Eboni Booth's Primary Trust. The Roundabout Theater Company production will b…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:19PM

Krystal Joy Brown, Katie Rose Clarke & More Complete the Cast of Merrily We Roll Along by Lindsey Sullivan

Full casting has been revealed for New York Theatre Workshop's previously announced revival of Merrily We Roll Along. Featuring music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, a book by George Furth…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:19AM

Watch Crystal Lucas-Perry & the Cast of Broadway's 1776 Perform 'Sit Down, John' by Caitlin Moynihan

The new revival of 1776 has arrived on Broadway and now there is a sneak peek of the production. The cast, led by Crystal Lucas-Perry as John Adams, took to the Good Morning America stage …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:19AM
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Tovah Feldshuh on Celebrating 50 Years on Broadway & Bringing Rosie Brice Home in Funny Girl by Caitlin Moynihan

In 1973, Tovah Feldshuh made her Broadway debut in Cyrano. She went on to appear in eight more productions and earn Tony nominations for Yentl (1976), Saravá (1979), Lend Me a Tenor (…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:49PM

Get a First Look at Brandon Uranowitz, Caissie Levy & More in Leopoldstadt on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

New photos of Tom Stoppard’s Olivier Award-winning Leopoldstadt are here. The play, directed by Patrick Marber, began performances ar Broadway's Longacre Theatre on September 14 and ope…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:25PM

Hear from Angelica Ross, Orfeh, Andy Karl & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Before The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Fadal, this episode will air in New York …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:25PM

Neil Diamond Musical A Beautiful Noise, Starring Will Swenson, to Release Cast Recording by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway production of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical, starring Will Swenson, is releasing a cast recording on November 2, the same day that the production begins performanc…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:19PM
Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Lea Michele's Second Act: The Funny Girl Star on Spring Awakening, Glee & Finding Her Fanny Brice by Lindsey Sullivan

Lea Michele in Broadway's Funny Girl (Photo: Matthew Murphy) The beginning of Funny Girl, playing at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre, finds Fanny Brice looking back on her life, love and…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:55PM

Odds & Ends: George Takei, Utkarsh Ambudkar & More Join Avatar: The Last Airbender by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. George Takei & More Board Avatar: The Last Airbender More casting has been revealed for Netflix's previously announced Avatar: …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:55PM

Tony Winner Ivo van Hove to Direct New Production of Jesus Christ Superstar by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony-winning director Ivo van Hove will helm a new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Jesus Christ Superstar. This will mark the second collaboration between the director and…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:37PM

Broadway Grosses: The Phantom of the Opera Draws Audiences Back to Its Lair by Lindsey Sullivan

Audiences are flocking to the Majestic Theatre to experience the angel of music. As previously reported, The Phantom of the Opera, the longest-running show in Broadway history has set a fina…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:37PM

Newcomers Erik C. Peterson & Joel Meyers to Lead Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

There are new students heading to Hogwarts. Broadway's Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will welcome new cast members beginning on November 15. Jack Thorne and John Tiffany's Tony-winning p…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:13AM

Hello, Dolly!, Starring Imelda Staunton, Eyes 2024 West End Run by Lindsey Sullivan

The previously announced production of Hello, Dolly!, which was postponed as a result of COVID-19, is eyeing a bow in the summer of 2024, Deadline reports. The revival, starring four-time …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:13AM

Newcomers Erik Peterson & Joel Meyers to Lead Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

There are new students heading to Hogwarts. Broadway's Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will welcome new cast members beginning on November 15. Jack Thorne and John Tiffany's Tony-winning p…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:07AM

Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer Prize-Winning Topdog/Underdog Begins Broadway Performances by Lindsey Sullivan

The revival of Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning play Topdog/Underdog, directed by Tony winner Kenny Leon, begins performances at Broadway's John Golden Theatre on September 27. Openi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:07AM

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