Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Laura Benanti, Kate Baldwin, Howard McGillin, More to Celebrate Centenary of Sheldon Harnick by Andrew Gans

The Fiddler on the Roof lyricist passed away in June 2023 at the age of 99.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:18PM
Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Broadway Theaters Will Dim Lights in Honor of Chita Rivera by Darryn King

Broadway's theaters will dim their marquee lights on February 17 to honor the memory of two-time Tony Award-winning actress Chita Rivera. Rivera died on January 30 at the age of 91. The ligh…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:42PM
Thursday, February 1, 2024

Broadway’s greatest year was 1964: ‘Funny Girl,’ ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ and ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opened by Susan King

Film historians, critics and cineastes have heralded 1939 as the greatest year for Hollywood films. It was the year that saw the release of such classics as “Gone with the Wind,” “Stag…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 10:00AM
Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Play It Again: Fiddler's "Do You Love Me?" by JK

PLAY IT AGAIN: Fiddler on the Roof's “Do You Love Me?”  For this new series, Jeff has invited me to choose some classic Broadway show tunes and compare versions of these songs from seve…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Friday, January 26, 2024

Wick’s Fiddler Suffused With Joy, Sadness & Memorable Tevye by Bill Hirschman

By Aaron Krause With Anti-Semitism so widespread these days, the following line from Fiddler on the Roof feels like a particularly hard punch to the gut: “You are a decent, honest person, …

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 07:18PM
Thursday, January 25, 2024

Fiddler on the Roof, New Secret Garden Adaptation, More Added to Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Season by Logan Culwell-Block

The season is outgoing Artistic Director Tim Sheader's last before moving to his new position at the Donmar Warehouse.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Oscar Nominated Director Norman Jewison Dies at 97 by Margaret Hall

Mr. Jewison brought both Fiddler on the Roof and Jesus Christ Superstar to the big screen.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:54PM
Monday, January 22, 2024

Norman Jewison, Director of Jesus Christ Superstar and Fiddler on the Roof Films, Dies at 97 by Darryn King

Norman Jewison, the genre-spanning director of the movie adaptations of Fiddler on the Roof and Jesus Christ Superstar, as well as a number of non-musical stage-to-screen adaptations, died o…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:32PM

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Director Norman Jewison Dies at 97

Fiddler on the Roof director Norman Jewison has passed away at 97. He was nominated for an Oscar for directing the 1971 film adaptation of Fiddler on the Roof, starring Topol, Norma Crane, …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:49PM

The Wick Theater’s Exquisitely Nostalgic But Totally Non-Maudlin Fiddler on the Roof  by Jk Clarke

Theater Review by Myra Chanin . . . . I really wanted to write a special review about The Wick Theater’s production of Fiddler on the Roof, because I found the performance so compelling. I…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 03:00AM
Friday, January 5, 2024

Fiddler on the Roof | ASL-Interpreted Performance Introduction by Paper Mill Playhouse

Roxanne Baker, our ASL and Jewish Culture Consultant for Fiddler on the Roof, introduces some of the signs you might see during a ASL-interpreted performance of the show. Scheduled ASL-inte…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:54PM
Friday, December 29, 2023

Watch Jordan Gelber, Jill Abramovitz, Alexandra Socha, Etai Benson, More in Highlights From Paper Mill Fiddler on the Roof by Andrew Gans

Parker Esse reproduces Jerome Robbins' original choreography in the New Jersey production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:32AM
Tuesday, December 19, 2023

Video: Get a First Look at FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Paper Mill Playhouse

Get a first look at footage of Fiddler on the Roof at Paper Mill Playhouse!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:42PM
Friday, December 15, 2023

The Bottle Dance | Fiddler on the Roof by Paper Mill Playhouse

This beloved classic is sure to charm and captivate the entire family. The Tony Award-winning musical is set in a Russian village in the home of Tevye, a husband and father striving to uphol…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:42PM

Fiddler on the Roof | Director's Viewpoint by Paper Mill Playhouse

Paper Mill's Associate Artistic Director, Jen Bender, interviews our Producing Artistic Director and the director of Fiddler on the Roof, Mark S. Hoebee! This beloved classic is sure to cha…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:42PM
Thursday, December 14, 2023

Fiddler on the Roof | Paper Mill Playhouse by Paper Mill Playhouse

This beloved classic is sure to charm and captivate the entire family. The Tony Award-winning musical is set in a Russian village in the home of Tevye, a husband and father striving to uphol…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:12PM
Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Fiddler on the Roof | Prologues by Paper Mill Playhouse

Paper Mill Prologues offers our audience an extra layer of insight and context for our productions. In this video, we discuss the second production of our 85th season, Fiddler on the Roof. …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:48PM

Paper Mill Playhouse Revives Fiddler on the Roof by Jk Clarke

Theater Review by Adam Cohen . . . . Mazel Tov to the artistic staff at Paper Mill Playhouse for their prescient presentation of the classic musical Fiddler on the Roof. The show is the exac…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 03:23AM
Monday, December 11, 2023

Photos: See the Paper Mill Playhouse's Production of Fiddler on the Roof by Molly Higgins

Mark S. Hoebee directs the production at the New Jersey venue, which recreates Jerome Robbins' choreography.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM
Sunday, December 10, 2023
Saturday, December 9, 2023

Photos: First Look at Jordan Gelber, Jill Abramovitz, Alexandra Socha, Etai Benson, and More in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Paper Mill Playhouse

Check out photos of Jordan Gelber, Alexandra Socha, Etai Benson, and more in Fiddler on the Roof at Paper Mill Playhouse!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:34PM
Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Wednesday, November 22, 2023

How to Dance in Ohio Scribes Jacob Yandura and Rebekah Greer Melocik Bring New Sensibilities to Old-Guard Wisdom by Hayley Levitt

“If you want to write musical theater, you have to create history.” Only a legend like Harold Prince could pull off such a stately and inscrutable aphorism. But it’s sentiments like t…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM
Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Olney’s ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ revival is mostly a missed opportunity by Celia Wren

Timely themes and innovative framing aren’t enough to enliven this Olney Theatre staging of “Fiddler on the Roof.”

SOURCE: Washington Post at 02:24PM
Sunday, November 19, 2023

Theatre Review: ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ at Olney Theatre Center by Susan Brall

When “Fiddler on the Roof” opened on Broadway in September of 1964, no one could have imagined the universal appeal and endurance the show would have. There have been thousands of produc…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 08:14PM
Wednesday, November 15, 2023

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at the Olney Theatre Center, Maryland by Richard Seff

I had worked with Director Peter Flynn a number of times, both as an actor and as author when he staged two workshop productions in New York of a musical to which I’d written the book. I�…

SOURCE: onandoffbroadwaytheaterreviews.com at 11:19AM
Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Broadway Close Up: Party at the Princes' by Wendy Caster

Last night, Broadway Close Up presented yet another lovely night of talented people singing wonderful songs. The evening was devoted to shows that Hal Prince produced and/or directed, which …

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 05:12PM
Friday, November 10, 2023

Video: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, SHE LOVES ME Lyricist Sheldon Harnick Celebrated At Star-Studded Memorial

An array of Broadway luminaries, including Danny Burstein, Robert Cuccioli, Jason Danieley, Harvey Fierstein, Rob Fisher, Jessica Hecht, Judy Kuhn, Nancy Opel, David Rockwell, Alan Schmuckl…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:55PM
Thursday, November 9, 2023

Bebe Neuwirth & Steven Skybell Join Cast Of Broadway’s ‘Cabaret’ Revival

Broadway’s upcoming star-filled revival of Cabaret has added two-time Tony winner Bebe Neuwirth and Fiddler on the Roof‘s Steven Skybell to the cast, with the former Cheers star playing …

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:00AM
Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Broadway community to celebrate the life of Tony Award winner Sheldon Harnick by Michael Abourizk

Harvey Fierstein, Danny Burstein, Judy Kuhn and more will honor the “Fiddler on the Roof” lyricist.

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 05:43PM
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Broadway theaters to dim lights in memory of Sheldon Harnick by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony Award-winning lyricist behind “Fiddler on the Roof” and “She Loves Me” passed away in June.

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 01:18PM

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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