Monday, May 2, 2022

Catch Me If You Can at Flat Rock Playhouse by Edwin Arnaudin

Hitchcockian thrills and witty humor coexist exceptionally well in this comedic mystery.

SOURCE: ashevillestages.com at 11:24AM
Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Molly Smith on the allure of the con man in ‘Catch Me If You Can’ at Arena by Ravelle Brickman

Terrance McNally’s 1960s-style musical comedy is now in its final week. Two powerful dramas are coming next—‘Drumfolk’ and ‘American Prophet.’

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:33PM
Monday, April 4, 2022

Katie Webber to Play Rhonda in Broadway's Tina: The Tina Turner Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Katie Webber will join the cast of Broadway's Tina: The Tina Turner Musical as Rhonda beginning April 12. Webber is taking over the role from original cast member Jessica Rush, who will p…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM
Monday, March 21, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Catch Me If You Can’ at Arena Stage by Lynne Menefee

  Based on the true story of the young con artist, Frank Abagnale Jr. (and the 2002 film), the musical “Catch Me If You Can” opened on Broadway in 2011 and starred Aaron Tveit (currentl…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:29AM
Saturday, March 19, 2022

In Arena’s ‘Catch Me If You Can,’ gloss, glitz, and con by Lisa Traiger

The highlight of the production is Parker Esse's choreography, executed with sassy precision by a terrific chorus.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:53AM
Friday, March 18, 2022

‘Catch Me If You Can’ fizzled on Broadway. A new Arena Stage production loses altitude in much the same way. by Peter Marks

The 2011 musical, based on the 2002 movie, gets a overly glitzy, all too busy revival in Washington.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 12:42PM
Thursday, January 20, 2022

Christian Thompson to Replace Corbin Bleu in Revised CATCH ME IF YOU CAN at Arena Stage

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced casting for a new version of the Tony-nominated musical comedy Catch Me If You Can.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:05PM
Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Catch Me If You Can UK Tour 2022 – Book tickets and full schedule by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Bill Kenwright is to present Patrick Duffy, Linda Purl and Gray O’Brien in the Catch Me If You Can Uk Tour by Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert.  This post Catch Me If You…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 05:11AM
Monday, November 22, 2021

Theatre Review: ‘Catch Me If You Can’ at Sterling Playmakers by Mary Ann Johnson

“Catch Me If You Can,” with the libretto by Terrence McNally and a theatrical score by Marc Shaiman and Scott Whittman, borrows much from the 2002 film of the same name which, in turn, w…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 03:26PM
Sunday, November 14, 2021

Sterling Playmakers gets away with an entertaining ‘Catch Me If You Can’ by Dana Roberts

Buckle up for a musical about one of the greatest con men of all time.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:39PM
Friday, September 10, 2021

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend September 10-12 - See Aaron Tveit in concert, 'Come From Away,' 'Angela’s Ashes: The Musical' an by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. So we'll be phasing out these streaming roundups soon as more shows (re)open. I'm so glad virtual performances helped keep us g…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, August 20, 2021

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend August 20-22 - See Norbert Leo Butz in concert, George M. Cohan Tonight!, South Pacific and more by Raven Snook

With in-person theatre still a rarity, many companies and performers from Broadway and beyond are showcasing their work online. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Frid…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, August 12, 2021

Facetime Interview: Instagram Live REPLAY: Jay Armstrong Johnson, Broadway Actor, Singer, Phantom of the Opera, On the Town, Hair by Adam Rothenberg

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Call Me Adam (@callmeadamnyc) If you missed my Instagram Live with Broadway actor Jay Armstrong Johnson, you can watch the REPLAY ab…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 10:42PM
Thursday, June 3, 2021

Arena Stage Announces 2021/22 Season Featuring Corbin Bleu in CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND Tour & More

Arena Stage Artistic Director Molly Smith and Executive Producer Edgar Dobie have announced the 2021/22 lineup for the company’s 72nd Season. Arena is excited to welcome back audiences int…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:26PM

Corbin Bleu Will Star in Catch Me If You Can During Arena Stage's 2021–2022 Season by Andrew Gans

The season also includes the world-premiere musical American Prophet: Frederick Douglass in His Own Words, the launch of the Cambodian Rock Band tour, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:48PM
Monday, May 17, 2021

Tony Winner Norbert Leo Butz on Delving into the Science Fiction World of NBC's Debris by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an interview with two-time Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz, who is starring on NBC's new sci-fi drama Debris. The two-time Tony winner is known…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:54PM
Wednesday, April 28, 2021

#39 – Kerry Butler by Elizabeth Wheless

Broadway superstar Kerry Butler ("Hairspray," "Beetlejuice," "Mean Girls," "Catch Me if You Can," "Xanadu") joins David for an ultimate Disney-fan conversation. This Brooklyn girl has loved …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:00AM
Tuesday, April 6, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 6 - 12 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   April 6, 2017: Titans of the cosmetics world faced off in the musical War Paint at the Nederlander Theatre …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:42AM

S1/Ep6: ANGIE SCHWORER AND HER BOYS by Elizabeth Wheless

Jack and Brendon have a true Broadway legend gracing the Again From The Top airwaves this week. The one and only Angie Schworer is here! Angie is a Broadway veteran of over 10 Broadway shows…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:00AM
Friday, March 12, 2021

Because He Can, Can, Can! Moulin Rouge! Star Aaron Tveit Says He Could Do the Show Tomorrow by Lindsey Sullivan

March 12 marks one year since Broadway shut down due to COVID-19. To observe this surreal milestone, we checked in with Moulin Rouge! star Aaron Tveit, who went live on Broadway.com's …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:03PM
Wednesday, February 10, 2021

"Hit Songs" From Broadway Misfires: Promising Opening Numbers by JK

Picture it. You are settled into your seat in a Broadway theater, the room abuzz, the energy is one of great expectation. You are at a "highly anticipated" new musical, written by an accompl…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:03AM
Friday, December 18, 2020

Listen to Derek Klena on the Latest Episode of DRAMA. Podcast

Tony Award nominee Derek Klena (Jagged Little Pill, Anastasia) brought his stories and charm to the theatre and entertainment podcast DRAMA. with Connor & Dylan MacDowell. The boys disc…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:57AM
Friday, November 20, 2020

VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Thom Sesma Sing 'Butter Outta Cream'

Quentin Garzón has released a new video, featuring himself and Thom Sesma performing 'Butter Outta Cream' from Catch Me If You Can, with music by Marc Shaiman and lyrics by Marc Shaiman &am…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:16PM
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Creatives by JK

Last week's Musical of the Month column focused on what has become of the original cast of Hairspray since they took Broadway by storm during the summer of 2002. This week, we'll take a loo…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:54PM
Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Cast by JK

We started off this month's Musical of the Month, Hairspray with a look back at the origins and facts behind the original Broadway production. This week, we take a closer look at that cas…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:12PM
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: "Fly, Fly Away" Summer, It's The First Day of Autumn!

Too on the nose? First day of Autumn? Broadway and Touring Star Autumn Hurlbert singing "Fly, Fly Away" from Catch Me If You Can!

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 12:10PM
Thursday, July 16, 2020

Aaron Tveit, Jeremy Jordan & More Broadway Faves Tapped for Hallmark Holiday Movies by Lindsey Sullivan

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas—all right, no it's not, but the Hallmark Channel has announced its forthcoming lineup of holiday movies. A few Broadway favorites are set to sta…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:12PM
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Aaron Tveit Serenading Us With "Seven Wonders"

On July 7th, we found the sweet Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman song "Seven Wonders" from the 2011 Broadway musical Catch Me If You Can starring Aaron Tveit.

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 10:00AM
Tuesday, June 9, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 15 Favorite New Musicals Based on Films by JK

Love 'em or hate 'em, musicals based on films have been on Broadway for decades. There have been some great ones (Grand Hotel, Sunset Boulevard), and some not so great ones (you know what we…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 11:24AM
Friday, April 10, 2020

Choreo Spiral: Full Out YouTube Spiral of Jerry Mitchell's Fantastic Choreo!

It's Catch Me If You Can's 9th Broadway Anniversary! Enjoy a high energy YouTube spiral by the show's fantastic choreographer, the award winning Jerry Mitchell!

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 03:03PM

Revisit Catch Me If You Can Starring Aaron Tveit and Norbert Leo Butz by Marc J. Franklin

The stage adaptation of the 2002 film opened at the Neil Simon Theatre April 10, 2011.

SOURCE: Playbill at 07:00AM