Friday, March 1, 2024

Looking Forward to Spring: March - May 2024 by JK

Looking Forward to Spring: March - May 2024 At the start of each calendar season, we look forward to what we are hoping to see in the coming three months, as well as the titles of productio…

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Monday, January 29, 2024

‘Lempicka’ Broadway premiere completes casting by Michael Abourizk

The new musical will open at the Longacre Theatre in April.

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Lempicka, Starring Eden Espinosa, Completes Broadway Casting by Hayley Levitt

Lempicka, the new musical about famed Art Deco painter Tamara de Lempicka, has completed Broadway casting. Directed by Tony Award winner Rachel Chavkin, the production begins performances …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:42AM
Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Amber Iman, Beth Leavel and more join ‘Lempicka’ by Michael Abourizk

Full principal casting has been announced for the new musical opening in April at the Longacre Theatre.

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Amber Iman, Beth Leavel and More Join Eden Espinosa in Broadway's Lempicka by Broadway.com

The Broadway production of Lempicka announced principal casting this evening during a special event hosted at Sotheby’s. As previously announced, Eden Espinosa will lead the musical as i…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:32PM
Thursday, January 11, 2024

‘Lempicka’ producers shake things up with front-of-house display at the Longacre Theatre by Ruthie Fierberg

Traditional advertisements have been abandoned in favor of an art exhibit. Producers Greg Nobile and Jenny Niederhoffer explain why.

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Tuesday, January 2, 2024
Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Photos: Selected Works of Tamara de Lempicka Are On Display Outside the Longacre Theatre

The Longacre Theatre, soon-to-be home of the new musical, Lempicka, is showcasing a curated selection of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka’s most famous works.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:38AM

How ‘Lempicka’ Producers Are Using Art Deco Masterpieces to Sell a Broadway Musical by Brent Lang

It’s a dramatic way to sell a new Broadway show. The Longacre Theatre is getting a high art overhaul as the home of “Lempicka,” a new musical about Polish painter Tamara de Lempicka. T…

SOURCE: Variety at 10:01AM
Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Video: Celebrate 5 Years of THE PROM

Five years ago today, on November 15, 2018, The Prom opened on Broadway at the Longacre Theatre, where it ran for 309 performances. Check out some videos to celebrate the show's time on Broa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:39PM
Tuesday, November 7, 2023

Up on the Marquee: LEMPICKA

Lempicka, the sweeping new musical portrait celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, will open on Broadway this spring at the Longacre Theatre and we have…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:19PM
Monday, October 30, 2023

Eden Espinosa Will Play Lempicka by Sandi Durell

Lempicka, the sweeping new musical portrait celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, will open on Broadway this spring at the Longacre Theatre (220 W 48th…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 11:07AM

‘Lempicka’ Musical Starring Eden Espinosa Sets Spring 2024 Broadway Opening

Lempicka, the Carson Kreitzer-Matt Gould musical about the Polish artist Tamara de Lempicka, will begin performances at Broadway’s Longacre Theatre on Tuesday, March 19, 2024, ahead of an …

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:32AM

Lempicka, Starring Eden Espinosa, to Open on Broadway in 2024 by Andy Lefkowitz

Lempicka is headed to Broadway. The new musical about the true story of Polish painter Tamara de Lempicka will arrive at the Longacre Theatre in 2024, with previews scheduled to begin on Mar…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:25AM

LEMPICKA Will Open On Broadway Spring 2024

Lempicka, the sweeping new musical portrait celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, will open on Broadway this spring at the Longacre Theatre (220 W 48th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:19AM

LEMPICKA Is Headed To Broadway This Spring

Lempicka, the gorgeous new musical celebrating the true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, will open on Broadway this spring at the Longacre Theatre. Eden Espinosa, who originated …

SOURCE: Theatrely at 10:10AM
Monday, August 21, 2023

40 Years of Broadway: By the Numbers by JK

August 20, 1983 was a day that changed my life forever. As I've written before, it was on that date that I saw my very first show on Broadway. On the way there, I was excited, sure, because …

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Tuesday, June 13, 2023

Video: Brigitte Reiffenstuel Celebrates Tony Win for 'Best Costume Design of a Play'

On Sunday night at the 76th Annual Tony Awards, Brigitte Reiffenstuel took home a Tony Award for 'Best Costume Design of a Play' for her outstanding work on Leopoldstadt (currently running …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:25PM
Monday, June 12, 2023

Video: Tom Stoppard and Sonia Friedman Celebrate Tony Win for 'Best Play'

Just last night at the 76th Annual Tony Awards, Leopoldstadt, currently running at the Longacre Theatre, took home a Tony Award for 'Best Play'. After leaving the stage at the United Palac…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:07PM

Video: Patrick Marber Celebrates Tony Win for 'Best Direction of a Play'

Just last night at the 76th Annual Tony Awards, Patrick Marber took home a Tony Award for 'Best Direction of a Play' for his outstanding work on Leopoldstadt (currently running at the Longa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:25AM
Tuesday, May 9, 2023

THE LITTLE REVUE THAT COULD: “AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’” by Ron Fassler

May 9, 2023: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler Forty-five years ago tonight, the musical revue Ain’t Misbehavin’ opened at the Longacre Theatre. Based on music made famous by …

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 11:16AM
Monday, April 10, 2023

LEOPOLDSTADT Begins Final 12 Weeks of Performances on Broadway

Leopoldstadt, Tom Stoppard’s Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, has begun its final 12 weeks of performances at the Longacre Theatre on Broadway. See how to purchase tickets!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:42AM
Friday, February 24, 2023

Attending (and Attending and Attending) the Tale of 'Sweeney Todd' - God, that's good! How I fell for my favorite musical by Howard Sherman

God, that's good! How I fell for my favorite musical --- In a youth almost entirely unblemished by voluntary physical exertion, I remember one particular sprint quite vividly. The objective …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, February 22, 2023

2022 - 2023 Logos: Leopoldstadt and Life of Pi by JK

These days, generating interest in plays, even those that make it to Broadway, is a challenge, to say the least. Even more challenging is promoting a play that has no stars over the title. A…

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Thursday, January 19, 2023

Photos: Nancy Pelosi Visits the Cast of LEOPOLDSTADT

The company of Tom Stoppard's Leopoldstadt got a very special visit earlier this week. Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi and her husband Paul Pelosi stopped by the Longacre Theatre and met with th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:23AM
Wednesday, January 18, 2023

REVIEW: Leopoldstadt by JK

Review of the matinee performance on Sunday, January 15, 2023 at the Longacre Theatre in New York City. Featuring David Krumholtz, Brandon Uranowitz, Betsy Aidem, Caissie Levy, Aaron Neil …

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Monday, December 19, 2022

‘LEOPOLDSTADT’ EXTENDS BROADWAY ENGAGEMENT THROUGH JULY 2, 2023 by Robert Shuman

(via Michelle Farabaugh, Adrian Bryan-Brown) BEST THEATER OF 2022 The New York Times   THE BEST PLAY OF 2022 Los Angeles Times LEOPOLDSTADT Extends Broadway Engagement Through July 2, 2023 …

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 06:53PM
Thursday, December 8, 2022

Tom Stoppard's Leopoldstadt Extends on Broadway Through July by Caitlin Moynihan

Tom Stoppard’s Olivier Award-winning Leopoldstadt is extendings its Broadway run. The production will now play its final performance at the Longacre Theatre on July 2, 2023. It was origi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:36AM

Tom Stoppard Hit ‘Leopoldstadt’ Gets Four-Month Broadway Extension by Greg Evans

Leopoldstadt, the critically acclaimed hit Broadway play, will run nearly four months longer than initially planned: Producers announced today the the show will run through July 2, 2023, at …

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:36AM

Tom Stoppard's Leopoldstadt Extends, Will Stay On Broadway Through July by Leah Putnam

The family drama was originally set to close at the Longacre Theatre in March.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM

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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