Wednesday, June 15, 2022

VIDEO: Watch Joaquina Kalukango Make First Entrance Since Tony Win

On Sunday night, promptly after giving a dazzling performance onstage at Radio City Music Hall, Joaquina Kalukango took home the 2022 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Lead…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:22PM
Friday, June 3, 2022

Tony Nominee A.J. Shively Found His Dancing Feet in Paradise Square by Lindsey Sullivan

Paradise Square standout A.J. Shively is celebrating his first Tony nomination. He spoke about his unexpected honor with correspondent Charlie Cooper outside the Ethel Barrymor…

SOURCE: at 05:42PM
Sunday, May 15, 2022


EXCLUSIVE: Paradise Square has had a bumpy road to Eden. Nominated for 10 Tony Awards, the second-highest total of the season, it was Broadway’s worst-selling musical in the week ending o…

SOURCE: Broadway Journal at 06:04PM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Paradise Square *** by Barry Gordin

By Samuel L. Leiter May 12, 2022: Finally, after yet another cancellation setback caused by a backstage Covid outbreak, I was able to see Paradise Square, the final iteration (one assumes)…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:56AM
Monday, April 11, 2022

PARADISE SQUARE to Resume Performances on April 16th

After previously announcing that performances would resume on Tuesday, April 12, the original new Broadway musical Paradise Square will definitely resume performances on Saturday, April 16…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:30AM
Friday, April 8, 2022

PARADISE SQUARE Cancels Performances Through April 10

'In accordance with Broadway COVID protocols established by the industry, the producers of Paradise Square have cancelled performances tonight, Friday, April 8 through Sunday, April 10. Th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:16PM
Thursday, April 7, 2022

Joaquina Kalukango (‘Paradise Square’): From standing O’s to Tony upset? by Sam Eckmann

It is not an unusual occurrence to see audiences rise up to their feet in appreciative applause at the end of a Broadway show. But something rarer is occurring nightly at the Ethel Barrymore…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 10:00AM
Tuesday, April 5, 2022

REVIEW: Paradise Square by JK

Review of the Saturday, April 2, 2022 matinee preview performance at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre in New York City. Starring Joaquina Kalukango, Chilina Kennedy, John Dossett, Sidney DuPont, …

SOURCE: at 06:54PM
Monday, April 4, 2022

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of PARADISE SQUARE

Paradise Square opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre last night, Sunday, April 3rd. BroadwayWorld was there on the red carpet and you can check out photos from the big night!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:19PM

VIDEO: NYC Mayor Eric Adams Gives Pre-Show Speech at PARADISE SQUARE

Paradise Square opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre last night, Sunday, April 3rd. Prior to the curtain rising, New York City Mayor Eric Adams made opening remarks onstage.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:04AM
Sunday, April 3, 2022

VIDEO: Opening Night Curtain Call at PARADISE SQUARE

Broadway's Paradise Square opened tonight, Sunday, April 3rd, at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:07PM

Read the Reviews for Broadway's Paradise Square by Raven Brunner

The Moisés Kaufman-directed musical made its Broadway debut April 3 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:11PM

Read the Reviews for the Broadway Premiere of Paradise Square by Raven Brunner

The Moisés Kaufman-directed musical made its Broadway debut April 3 at Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36PM

Review: ‘Paradise Square’ opens on Broadway, stronger than the Chicago tryout by Chris Jones

Jaws clenched, limbs firing and hearts on the line: that’s what the admirable cast of the gutsy “Paradise Square” is delivering at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on Broadway.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 09:00PM
Thursday, March 31, 2022

Checking In With… Paradise Square Star Nathaniel Stampley by Andrew Gans

Stampley plays Reverend Samuel Jacob Lewis in the new musical at Broadway's Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Wednesday, March 30, 2022

VIDEO: A.J. Shively Opens Up About His New Broadway Role in PARADISE SQUARE

Paradise Square is currently in previews at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, where it is getting ready to open on Sunday, April 3. A.J. Shively, who plays Irish immigrant Owen Duignan in the new…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:22PM
Friday, March 11, 2022

PARADISE SQUARE Announces $32 Rush Ticket and Digital Lottery Policy

Paradise Square has announced a rush ticket and digital lottery policy. The policy will be in effect starting with the production's first preview this Tuesday, March 15 at the Ethel Barrymo…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:12AM
Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Photos: PARADISE SQUARE Cast Heads to the Barrymore Theatre Ahead of First Preview

The cast of Paradise Square has assembled at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre in preparation of the show's first preview on Tuesday, March 15, 2022. The musical officially opens on Sunday, Apri…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:29AM
Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Broadway From A to Z: C by JK

Today, we continue our new series that is strictly to the letter. Broadway From A to Z, will look at the people, shows and history of The Great Bright Way! Obviously, with each entry, we'l…

SOURCE: at 09:06AM
Monday, February 14, 2022

Complete Casting Announced for PARADISE SQUARE on Broadway

Complete casting has been announced for Paradise Square on Broadway. The production begins rehearsals today in New York City. Previews begin in four weeks on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, prior…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:37AM

Paradise Square Announces Full Broadway Casting

The new musical begins previews March 15 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:33AM
Thursday, December 23, 2021

Broadway’s ‘Waitress’ Cancels Remaining Performances Due To Covid Cases Among Company And Crew by Tomt

Waitress, the Broadway musical featuring music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles, has canceled its remaining performances at the Ethel Barrymore theatre, producers announced tonight. The decision…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:14PM

Return Engagement of Sara Bareilles' Waitress Closes on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The new production of the Tony-nominated musical will not reopen at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre due to COVID-19.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:56PM
Monday, December 6, 2021

Watch Waitress Stars Joshua Henry and Ciara Renée Duet on Sara Bareilles' 'You Matter to Me' by Andrew Gans

The two performers recently stepped into the Broadway cast of the Bareilles-Jessie Nelson musical at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:32PM
Thursday, November 25, 2021

Watch Waitress Star Nik Dodani Bake Up a Special Thanksgiving Pie by Playbill

Nik Dodani’s Thanksgiving will be a bit unusual this year, but given his current role, there will at least be plenty of pie. The actor-writer-comedian is currently making his Broadway deb…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:36AM
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

WAITRESS Enters Final Weeks of Performances on Broadway

The long-running hit Broadway musical Waitress is now in its final weeks of performances at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street, NYC).  The return engagement follow…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:36PM
Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Get a First Look of Joshua Henry and Ciara Renée as Dr. Pomatter and Jenna in Waitress by Caitlin Moynihan

This seems like a very good idea! As previously announced, Tony nominee Joshua Henry and Ciara Renée are heading to the diner in Waitress as Dr. Pomatter and Jenna, respectively. Henry will…

SOURCE: at 06:18PM
Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Broadway: What's Closed, Canceled or Rescheduled? - All the changes to the Broadway lineup due to COVID-19 by Raven Snook

Which shows are reopening when during the 2021-2022 season  --- When Broadway theatres shuttered due to the COVID-19 crisis on March 12, 2020, they vowed to reopen in a month. That did not …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, October 21, 2021

VIDEO: Watch Jennifer Nettles Perform 'What Baking Can Do' as Jenna in WAITRESS!

Last night marked a shift change at Joe's Diner! Waitress just welcomed four new Broadway cast members at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, including Grammy Award-winning singer and actress Jenni…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:00PM
Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Photos: Jennifer Nettles, Erich Bergen, Nik Dodani and Ben Thompson Take First Bows in WAITRESS

Last night marked a shift change at Joe's Diner! Waitress just welcomed four new Broadway cast members at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, including Grammy Award-winning singer and actress Jen…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:48AM

'Everything Changes': See Jennifer Nettles, Erich Bergen, and More Join Waitress on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The company celebrated several new cast members October 19 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:04AM