Wednesday, February 28, 2024

James Monroe Iglehart to Play Louis Armstrong in A Wonderful World on Broadway by Darryn King

Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart will star on Broadway in A Wonderful World: The Louis Armstrong Musical, featuring songs made famous by “Satchmo” himself. The show is directed by…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

Father-Daughter Duo Jon Jon and Isa Briones Will Join Hadestown on Broadway by Hayley Levitt

Father-daughter duo Jon Jon and Isa Briones will jointly enter the cast of Hadestown on Broadway on March 19. They assume the roles of Hermes and Eurydice, respectively, replacing Lillias …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:02AM
Monday, February 26, 2024

Broadway Games: 3 Truths 1 Lie by JK

How well do you know Hamilton, Kimberly Akimbo or Hadestown? How about Ryan Vasquez or Melanie LaBarrie? Broadway Games: 3 Truths 1 Lie Below are 4 statements about each topic. Three of th…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:32AM
Friday, February 23, 2024

Video: GROUNDHOG DAY Stars Andy Karl & Matthew Hamilton Dance in Style

In their stylish new suits from Calibre Australia, Andy Karl and Matthew Hamilton, the stars of GROUNDHOG DAY, display their dance prowess with flair.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:54PM

Broadway Games: Pop Quiz! by JK

If Broadway was a class, this is the pop quiz you might get... Good luck!  BROADWAY GAMES: Pop Quiz! 1. What was the prior name of the Al Hirschfeld Theatre?         A. The Cort The…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:36AM
Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Christian Borle, Krysta Rodriguez and Ephraim Sykes to Star in Bye Bye Birdie at the Kennedy Center by Darryn King

Two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle, Krysta Rodriguez and Tony nominee Ephraim Sykes will star as Albert, Rosie and Conrad Birdie, respectively, in the classic Charles Strouse-Michael…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:48PM

All The President’s Women. Vanessa Williams as the West End Meryl Streep. Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

February is always a month for love, presidents, and Oscar anticipation: What Broadway says about love on Valentine’s Day 2024(See also a video below of Jordan Fisher and Lola Tung as the …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 11:26AM
Friday, February 16, 2024

Name That Show! 2010s Broadway Songs (Part Two) by JK

Hello, show tune lovers! Today's game is all about songs from Broadway musicals that opened in the 2010s - not that long ago! You've probably at least heard of most of the shows included h…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:12AM

Enjoy 15% off Pre-Theatre Dining at The Rubens Hotel by Ruth

With some of London’s most celebrated shows on their doorstep, including Hamilton and Wicked, it would be amiss to enjoy a matinee or evening at the theatre without a pre- or post-theatre …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:10AM
Thursday, February 15, 2024

Video: Watch Sara Bareilles Prepare For GIRLS5EVA's Comeback in Season 3 Trailer

From creator and executive producer Meredith Scardino (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) and starring Sara Bareilles (Waitress: The Musical), Renée Elise Goldsberry (Hamilton), Paula Pell (Saturda…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:15PM
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Hamilton | Preview by Broadwaysf

HAMILTON returns to the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco from November 27, 2024–January 5, 2025. Become a Member of the BroadwaySF 2024–2025 Season and get immediate first access to pur…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:38PM

BroadwaySF's 2024–2025 Season of 7 Incredible Broadway Musicals by Broadwaysf

The 2024–2025 Season includes seven incredible Broadway musicals at the Orpheum, Golden Gate, and Curran Theatres: WICKED, KIMBERLY AKIMBO, SOME LIKE IT HOT, BACK TO THE FUTURE: THE MUSICA…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:37PM
Wednesday, February 7, 2024

In the Heights doesn’t quite reach the top by Kelly Kleiman

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pre-Hamilton musical In The Heights (book by Quiara Alegría Hudes) is not a work of genius, but it deserves a better production than it’s currently receiving at Mar…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 01:26PM

Broadway Cast Announced For Alicia Keys Musical ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ by Greg Evans

The acclaimed Off Broadway cast of the Alicia Keys musical Hell’s Kitchen will make the move to Broadway when the show begins previews next month, producers announced today. Starring in th…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:00AM
Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Monday, February 5, 2024

Complete Cast Set for Encores! Jelly’s Last Jam, Led by Nicholas Christopher by Darryn King

The complete cast is set for the Encores! production of Jelly’s Last Jam. Directed by Robert O’Hara, performances will run from February 21 through March 3 at New York City Center. Join…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:18PM

“My Home on the Moon” Mingles Comedy, AI, & Pho—at S.F. Playhouse by Hamilton Nguyen

Millennial Notes Minna Lee’s Magical Tale Explores Tradition & Tech Fantasy by Hamilton Nguyen Minna Lee’s “My Home on The Moon” masterfully weaves magic and AI into the tale of …

SOURCE: Theatrius at 03:17PM

Okieriete Onaodowan to Star in Jelly's Last Jam at New York City Center Encores! by Logan Culwell-Block

The Hamilton star will play Buddy Bolden alongside Nicholas Christopher as Jelly Roll Morton.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:06PM

Okieriete Onaodowan & Alaman Diadhiou Complete the Cast of Encores! JELLY'S LAST JAM

Okieriete Onaodowan (Hamilton) will join the cast of Encores! Jelly’s Last Jam as Buddy Bolden and Alaman Diadhiou will make his New York stage debut as Young Jelly. See the full cast and …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:38PM
Friday, February 2, 2024

Donald Webber Jr. continues Burr legacy as Leslie Odom Jr’s understudy in Purlie Victorious by bwaySHO

Donald Webber Jr. & ​⁠@bwaySHO talk about the WeBURR of it all as he’s Leslie Odom Jr’s understudy in Purlie Victorious Filmed by John Benson Edited by Avery Ingvarson #DonaldWeb…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:38PM

Name That Show! 2010s Broadway Songs (Part One) by JK

Hello, show tune lovers! Today's game is all about songs from Broadway musicals that opened in the 2010s - not that long ago! You've probably at least heard of most of the shows included her…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Thursday, February 1, 2024

Black History Month Spotlight: Tony Winner and Purlie Victorious Star Leslie Odom Jr. by Hayley Levitt

Throughout the month of February, The Broadway Show will be celebrating some of the theater industry’s most influential Black artists. This week, the spotlight is on Leslie Odom Jr. Perha…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM

Bronco Billy: The Musical review – Clint Eastwood inspires misfiring caper by Chris Wiegand

Charing Cross theatre, LondonHunter Bird’s often madcap production, based on the 1980 western, has anodyne songs and lacks the film’s weathered perspective Bronco Billy is one of Clint E…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:18AM
Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Hamilton | 2024 West End Trailer by Official London Theatre

Hamilton, the musical, is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolution…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:46AM
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Kids' Night on Broadway Tickets Now On Sale for A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, HAMILTON, WICKED & More

Tickets are now on sale for Kids’ Night on Broadway® taking place in New York City on *Tuesday, February 13, 2024. See participating shows!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:29AM

New Vlog Alert! Introducing The Denim Diaries with A Beautiful Noise's Amber Ardolino by Darryn King

Earlier this month, Amber Ardolino donned the blue jeans (and blond wig) to play Marcia Murphey in A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical opposite Nick Fradiani’s Neil Diamond. Now sh…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:54AM
Friday, January 19, 2024

Listen: HAMILTON Star Jasmine Cephas Jones Unveils New Single 'Brighter (Feat. Kevin Garrett)'

EMMY and GRAMMY Award-winning Hamilton star Jasmine Cephas Jones is kicking off an exciting musical chapter ahead with the release of her new single “Brighter (feat. Kevin Garrett).” She…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:02PM

Miguel Cervantes on Saying Good-Bye to Hamilton After 2,013 Performances by Margaret Hall

After eight years with the show, Cervantes is pivoting from Broadway to something more important: fatherhood.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:02AM
Thursday, January 18, 2024

Caissie Levy and Jamie Parker Will Bring Next to Normal to West End by Darryn King

Caissie Levy (Leopoldstadt, Frozen) and Tony Award nominee Jamie Parker (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) will star in Next to Normal in the West End. A transfer of the U.K.-premiere prod…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:48AM

KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY Returns in February With Free Tickets to HAMILTON, SIX, WICKED, and More!

 The Broadway League's Kids’ Night on Broadway® will return this winter to New York City on Tuesday, February 13, 2024 featuring 14 Broadway shows to choose from. Find out how kid…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:26AM
Thursday, January 11, 2024

OG Hamilton says goodbye to current Hamilton by bwaySHO

Lin-Manuel Miranda says goodbye to Miguel Cervantes and Alysha Deslorieux at Hamilton. Filmed by John Benson for @bwaysho Full curtain call right here on #bwaySHO! #Hamilton #LinManuel #L…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:14PM

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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