Saturday, July 21, 2018

Look Back at the 1976 Revival of Guys and Dolls On Broadway by Hannah Vine

The production opened July 21, 1976, at the Broadway Theatre.

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WATCH: Tony Winner Donna Murphy Gets Emotional Describing Her Take on Hello, Dolly’s Dolly Gallagher Levi by Ruthie Fierberg

The actor reveals new insight into the backstory she’s created and her favorite Dolly moment.

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Disney Will Honor Late Tony Winner Gary Beach on New Amsterdam Theatre Marquee by Adam Hetrick

Mr. Beach originated the role of the chevaleresque candelabra Lumiere in Disney’s inaugural Broadway production, Beauty and the Beast.

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Turner Classic Movies Celebrates Leonard Bernstein With 3 Days of Programming Starting July 20 by Adam Hetrick

The series kicks off with broadcasts of West Side Story and On the Town.

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Take a First Look at Straight White Men on Broadway by Gabriel Agosto

The new Second Stage production, starring Armie Hammer, officially opens July 23.

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Donna McKechnie and Priscilla Lopez to Reunite With Tony-Winning A Chorus Line Music Director Don Pippin in Concert by Adam Hetrick

The veteran music director of the original productions of Oliver!, Mame, La Cage aux Folles, and A Chorus Line will go behind the scenes of Broadway’s biggest hits at Feinstein’s…

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New Songs Now, Featuring New Music by Georgia Stitt, Lucas Steele, and More, Returns to Rattlestick by Olivia Clement

The unplugged concert series will run in the West Village July 22–26.

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First Look at Drew Gehling and Mamie Parris in Dave Musical at Arena Stage by Hannah Vine

Tina Landau directs the premiere of the musical by Thomas Meehan, Nell Benjamin, and Tom Kitt.

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Matt Doyle to Star in Huey Lewis and the News Musical The Heart of Rock & Roll by Adam Hetrick

Gordon Greenberg will direct the new musical, which premieres at San Diego’s Old Globe in September.

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Tinc Productions, Management Company Behind Puffs, NYMF, and More, Names New President by Playbill Staff

Duncan Northern succeeds previous owners and founders Ryan Kirk and Melissa Johnston.

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Enter for a Chance to Win 3 King Kong Posters by Gabriel Agosto

We're giving away three exclusive posters to celebrate Broadway's upcoming musical!

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Lincoln Center Hosts Annual Multigenre Dance Party by John Ochoa

The 48th season of Lincoln Center Out of Doors begins July 24.

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The Revolving Cycles Truly and Steadily Roll'd to Kick Off Playwrights Realm's 2018–2019 Season by Olivia Clement

The new work by Jonathan Payne, part social satire, part drama, and part detective story, will play at The Duke on 42nd Street.

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Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Cast Recording Released July 20 by Gabriel Agosto

The disco-filled cast album for the bio-musical is now available at all digital retailers and streaming services.

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Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, James Corden, Ian McKellen Will Star in Film Version of Cats by Andrew Gans

The movie adaptation will go into production in November.

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Pretty Woman: The Musical to Release Cast Recording by Olivia Clement

The new musical begins previews at the Nederlander July 20.

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Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again Lands in Movie Theatres July 20 by Ryan McPhee

The sequel arrives a decade after the original film adaptation of the ABBA musical sensation.

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Samantha Barks and Andy Karl on What Pretty Woman Is Really About by Olivia Clement

Broadway's Pretty Woman co-stars explain the story—in their own terms.

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Pretty Woman: The Musical Begins Previews on Broadway July 20 by Olivia Clement

The new musical will officially open at the Nederlander August 16.

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Watch Broadway’s Tiler Peck in This Exclusive Clip of New Doc Ballet Now by Ruthie Fierberg

From producer Elisabeth Moss, the new Hulu documentary takes viewers inside the rehearsal room with the actor-dancer-choreographer.

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Ariana DeBose, Shaina Taub, and Diana Oh Join 2018 NYMF Lineup by Olivia Clement

The annual summer festival unveils its concert lineup.

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First Look at the U.S. Premiere of Pink Floyd Opera Another Brick in the Wall by David Gewirtzman

Another Brick in the Wall opens July 20 at Cincinnati Opera.

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Andrea McArdle and Donna McKechnie Will Ring in the New Year With Hamlisch and Sondheim Concert at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Adam Hetrick

The award-winning Broadway veterans are joining forces for five concerts at the midtown venue.

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In Rehearsals With Carolee Carmello for Gypsy at Sacramento’s Music Circus by Hannah Vine

The production, directed by Glenn Casale, will run July 24–29.

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See Ali Ewoldt, Melissa Errico, Kara Lindsay, and More Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park by Hannah Vine

The free concert series continued July 19 with performances from The Phantom of the Opera, On a Clear Day, Desperate Measures, and Beautiful.

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Dear Evan Hansen Tony Winner Rachel Bay Jones Sets San Francisco Concert Dates by Adam Hetrick

Jones will head to Feinstein’s at the Nikko for two dates in October with Something Beautiful.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Janet Dacal, Robin De Jesús, Mandy Gonzalez, More Will Celebrate In the Heights Vinyl Release at Barnes & Noble by Andrew Gans

The July 30 event will feature a discussion, question-and-answer session, and LP signing.

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Mary Page Marlowe Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Tracy Letts’ new drama, now playing at Second Stage, will play an additional week.

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Cast Complete for Los Angeles' Ain’t Too Proud—The Life and Times of the Temptations by Andrew Gans

Previews begin August 21 at the Ahmanson Theatre.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Direct Film Adaptation of Tick, Tick…BOOM! by Ryan McPhee

Dear Evan Hansen Tony winner Steven Levenson will pen the script.

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