Saturday, May 25, 2024

Highlights of Chita Rivera & More in THE VISIT on Broadway- Opens Tonight! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The Visit, the final musical ever by legendary Tony Award-winning duo John Kander and Fred Ebb, celebrates its opening tonight, April 23, 2015 at the Lyceum Th…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:12PM
Monday, May 20, 2024

REVIEW: Stereophonic by JK

Review of the Sunday, May 12, 2024 matinee performance at the John Golden Theatre in New York City. Starring Will Brill, Andrew R. Butler, Juliana Canfield, Eli Gelb, Tom Pecinka, Sarah Pidg…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:36AM
Sunday, May 19, 2024

Megan Hilty, Jennifer Simard, Michelle Williams & More in DEATH BECOMES HER by BroadwayWorld

Get a first look at all-new photos and videos of the World Premiere of DEATH BECOMES HER at Broadway In Chicago’s Cadillac Palace Theatre, now on stage for a limited five-week engagement.…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:54AM
Thursday, May 16, 2024

Caissie Levy and Eleanor Worthington-Cox perform Maybe from Next To Normal by Official London Theatre

Watch the incredible Olivier-nominated Caissie Levy and Eleanor Worthington-Cox perform 'Maybe' from Next To Normal. Nominated for 4 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, the criticall…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:18AM
Monday, May 13, 2024

The Queen of Versailles, Starring Kristin Chenoweth, Extends World Premiere and Completes Casting by Darryn King

The Queen of Versailles, the new Stephen Schwartz musical starring Kristin Chenoweth and F. Murray Abraham as billionarie-couple Jackie and David Siegel, has completed casting and extende…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:42AM
Saturday, May 4, 2024

Laura Linney & Jessica Hecht on Summer 1976 on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

Four-time Emmy Award winner & Academy Award nominee Laura Linney (My Name Is Lucy Barton, Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes) and Tony nominee Jessica Hecht (The Assembled Parties) returned …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:06PM
Friday, May 3, 2024

Video: Watch a Behind-the-Scenes Look at THE WIZ on TODAY

On Friday, The Today Show visited The Wiz on Broadway for a special behind-the-scenes look at the revival of the classic musical. In the interview, Wayne Brady, who plays The Wiz, talked abo…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:42PM
Wednesday, May 1, 2024

The cast of Next To Normal perform Superboy and the Invisible Girl by Official London Theatre

Check out the fabulous Olivier-nominated Eleanor Worthington-Cox, Jack Wolfe and Cassie Levy performing ‘Superboy and the Invisible Girl.’ Nominated for 4 Olivier Awards including Best …

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:51AM
Monday, April 29, 2024

Just For One Day by Mirvish Productions

"We can be heroes, just for one day” - Heroes by David Bowie & Brian Eno Relive the day music brought the world together. Featuring the songs of Bob Dylan, David Bowie, The Who, U2, Quee…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:06PM
Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Sarah Pidgeon (‘Stereophonic’) on Diana’s ‘very, very vulnerable’ scene that makes her ‘blood boil’ [Exclusive Video Interview] by David Buchanan

“I definitely delved into some music, less to create a character, a blueprint… but more to understand who their competition might have been,” says Sarah Pidgeon on some of the preparat…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 01:30PM

‘I was only able to go on stage hammered’: David Harewood on acting, racism and his new role at Rada by Steve Rose

He had barely started his career when abuse left him mentally ill. But he went on to phenomenal success – and has just been made president of the UK’s leading drama school This is the fi…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:12AM
Monday, April 22, 2024

David Adjmi's Stereophonic Extends Broadway Run by Six Weeks by Darryn King

David Adjmi's Stereophonic, a play with music by Grammy winner Will Butler of Arcade Fire, has extended its Broadway run at the Golden Theatre by six weeks. Originally scheduled to run fo…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM
Saturday, April 20, 2024

My Variety Review: "Stereophonic" by Frank Rizzo

There’s a moment in David Adjmi’s play “Stereophonic” when a discordant, mid-’70s band-on-the rise hears one of its songs played back to them in the recording studio for the first …

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 08:25AM
Friday, April 19, 2024

Broadway's Stereophonic to Release Cast Album; 'Masquerade' Music Video Now Available by Darryn King

Broadway’s Stereophonic, the David Adjmi play about a band toiling away to record an album in the 1970s, will release a cast album. The album will feature original songs—including the st…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:32AM
Wednesday, April 17, 2024

‘The Wiz’ Review: In a New Broadway Revival, Dorothy and Friends Get Lost in a Hypercolor Whirligig by Gordon Cox

A flight of imagination born of the trippy 1970s, “The Wiz” can shoulder a lot of interpretation. Sidney Lumet’s shadowy film, starring Diana Ross and Michael Jackson, sets the Black s…

SOURCE: Variety at 10:00PM

Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story Begins Performances at London's Kings Head Theatre April 17 by Meg Masseron

The show combines drag, multimedia, audience interaction, puppetry, and queer joy.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM
Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Wicked National Tour Welcomes West End's Lauren Samuels as Elphaba and More by Darryn King

The national tour of Wicked will welcome several new cast members to Oz, all beginning their run on May 7 at The Bushnell in Hartford, CT. Lauren Samuels, whose West End credits include Grea…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
Monday, April 8, 2024

Diana: The Musical's Jeanna de Waal to Join Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story by Margaret Hall

De Waal will be a part of the hit satire's London engagement later this Spring.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36AM
Thursday, April 4, 2024

Stereophonic Broadway "Masquerade" Music Video by TheaterMania

Direct from its smash hit world premiere engagement at Playwrights Horizons, David Adjmi’s Stereophonic is directed by Daniel Aukin and features songs by Will Butler, formerly of Arcade Fi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:48PM
Tuesday, April 2, 2024

Fringe Favorite Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story Will Make Edinburgh Fringe Return by Margaret Hall

The show combines drag, multimedia, audience interaction, puppetry, and queer joy.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:42AM

Stereophonic Begins Singing in the Key of Broadway Tonight by Hayley Levitt

David Adjmi's Stereophonic, a play with muisc by Oscar nominee and Grammy winner Will Butler (formerly of the indie rock band Arcade Fire), begins its Broadway run at the Golden Theatre o…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:02AM
Saturday, March 30, 2024

Greta Thyssen: No Greater Grison by Trav S.D.

Greta Thyssen (1927-2018) lived at the center of a Venn Diagram that included the overlapping categories of a) Hollywood blonde bombshells of the Marilyn Monroe / Jayne Mansfield/ Mamie Van …

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 04:24AM
Friday, March 22, 2024

Next To Normal | 2024 West End Trailer by Official London Theatre

Next To Normal is a ground breaking exploration of family and illness, loss and grief. At its heart is Diana Goodman, a suburban wife and mother living with bipolar disorder and haunted by h…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:36AM
Monday, March 4, 2024

Christopher Sieber and Michelle Williams Join the Pre-Broadway Cast of Death Becomes Her by Darryn King

Two-time Tony nominee Christopher Sieber and former Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams have joined the cast of Death Becomes Her. The musical—adapted from the 1992 horror-comedy fil…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:18PM

Video: Watch Bryonha Marie and Diana Huey Perform 'I’ve Known You By Heart' From Golden Musical by Margaret Hall

A contemporary reimagining of Rumpelstiltskin, the musical follows 19-year-old Alexa as she tries to save her kingdom and reconcile the grief of her past.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:36PM
Friday, February 23, 2024

Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story Will Play London's Kings Head Theatre by Meg Masseron

The show combines drag, multimedia, audience interaction, puppetry, and queer joy.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:54AM
Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Reviews: What Do Critics Think of Live Aid–Inspired Musical Just for One Day? by Meg Masseron, Margaret Hall

The London musical features songs by David Bowie, The Who, Queen, The Police, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Diana Ross, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Live Aid–Inspired Musical Just for One Day Officially Opens February 13 by Margaret Hall

The London musical features songs by David Bowie, The Who, Queen, The Police, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Diana Ross, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM
Friday, February 9, 2024

Lionel Richie Sings "I Am... I Said" | THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE by A Beautiful Noise Musical

Lionel Richie once said he got into the music business because he wanted to be Neil Diamond. He rose to fame in the 70s with the Motown group Commodores before ultimately launching a career…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:43AM
Sunday, February 4, 2024

Gwyneth Goes Skiing review – camp cartoonish courtroom drama revels in all the razzmatazz and idiocy by Brian Logan

Pleasance theatre, LondonWith Linus Karp as Paltrow, Joseph Martin as the optometrist and a muppet as his lawyer, Awkward Productions delight in the shallowness, star-worship and bad faith O…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:54AM
Friday, January 26, 2024

Live Aid–Inspired Musical Just for One Day Begins Performances January 26 by Margaret Hall

The London musical features songs by David Bowie, The Who, Queen, The Police, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Diana Ross, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24AM

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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