Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Shoshana Bean & More Join Mr. Saturday Night, Starring Billy Crystal, on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

A bevy of Broadway alums have joined the cast for the new musical comedy Mr. Saturday Night, starring Tony and Emmy winner Billy Crystal. Shoshana Bean, Jordan Gelber, Brian Gonzales and My…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM

Shoshana Bean Joins Billy Crystal’s ‘Mr. Saturday Night’ Broadway Cast; New Opening Night Announced by Greg Evans

Shoshana Bean has joined the cast of Billy Crystal’s upcoming Broadway musical Mr. Saturday Night, producers announced today. Also announced were new preview and opening dates: The musical…

SOURCE: Deadline at 01:00PM
Monday, January 10, 2022

Save the Date! A Guide to Upcoming Broadway Shows by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway is officially back and there are many exciting productions making their way to the stage in the coming months. Here's the need-to-know information on this year's Broadway-bound pla…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:06PM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL National Tour Postpones Launch in Chicago

The producers of MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL and Broadway In Chicago announced today that due to the rapidly-changing COVID landscape, the North American tour will now launch at Broadway I…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:33AM
Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Odds & Ends: New Musical Paradise Square Shifts Broadway Dates by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Paradise Square Sets New Broadway Dates The new musical Paradise Square, which recently concluded its pre-Broadway run at…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:33PM
Sunday, January 2, 2022

The Lehman Trilogy Completes Limited Broadway Run January 2 by Dan Meyer

The family saga, starring Adrian Lester, Simon Russell Beale, and Adam Godley, plays the Nederlander Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Wednesday, December 15, 2021

The Lehman Trilogy Announces Cast for Los Angeles Premiere by Lindsey Sullivan

The previously announced Los Angeles run of The Lehman Trilogy has found its cast. The production, directed by Sam Mendes, will play a limited engagement at Center Theatre Group's Ahmanson T…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM
Thursday, December 2, 2021

VIDEO: First Look at the Pre-Broadway Run of PARADISE SQUARE in Chicago

Paradise Square began its pre-Broadway engagement on November 2, at Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre (24 West Randolph Street). The production will conclude it's run later this week on…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:05AM
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

‘Wicked’ to Return to Chicago in 2022 by Matthew Herzog

Wicked, Chicago’s most popular musical, will return to Broadway In Chicago’s James M. Nederlander Theatre, September 28 – December 4, 2022. The post ‘Wicked’ to Return to Chicago …

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 07:33AM
Monday, November 29, 2021

Broadway's The Lehman Trilogy to Be Adapted into Television Series by Caitlin Moynihan

Stefano Massini's The Lehman Trilogy, which has been adapted by Ben Power and is currently running at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre, will be turned into a television series, according to Va…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:42PM
Saturday, November 27, 2021

The Lehman Trilogy - A complex tale made breathtakingly clear by Judd Hollander

Reviewed by Judd Hollander Told in what can best be described as a continual stream of consciousness, the Broadway play The Lehman Trilogy recounts the rise and fall of what would become a g…

SOURCE: Stage Buzz at 08:03PM
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Adrian Lester on the 'Real Workout' of Starring in The Lehman Trilogy by Lindsey Sullivan

Stefano Massini's The Lehman Trilogy, running at the Nederlander Theatre through January 2, 2022 and directed by Tony winner Sam Mendes, stars Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Adrian Les…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM
Thursday, November 18, 2021

Review Roundup: Pre-Broadway Run of PARADISE SQUARE Opens in Chicago

Paradise Square began its pre-Broadway engagement on November 2, at Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre (24 West Randolph Street). The production plays five weeks only through December 5,…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:39PM

What Did Critics Think of the Broadway-Bound Paradise Square in Chicago? by Talaura Harms

Check out photos of the new musical, running through December 5 at the James M. Nederlander Theatre before arriving on Broadway in February 2022.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:38AM
Wednesday, November 17, 2021

The Harmony of Discord: A Review of Paradise Square at the James M. Nederlander Theatre by Brian Hieggelke

It's far too early to know if this is one for the ages, but no doubt this is the most important musical of our times, drawing from American history to depict the kind of racial harmony we st…

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 11:59PM

"Paradise Square" opens in Chicago

The new musical "Paradise Square" opens in Chicago in the Nederlander Theatre.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 11:58PM

Broadway-Bound Paradise Square Opens in Chicago November 17 by Talaura Harms

The new musical runs through December 5 at the James M. Nederlander Theatre before arriving on Broadway in February 2022.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:15AM
Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Here's a First Look at Joaquina Kalukango, Chilina Kennedy & More in Paradise Square in Chicago by Lindsey Sullivan

Paradise Square is now playing a pre-Broadway engagement at Chicago’s James M. Nederlander Theatre through December 5. The musical follows the denizens of a local saloon called Paradise Sq…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:06PM

Billy Crystal Sets Broadway Return in New Musical Comedy Mr. Saturday Night by Caitlin Moynihan

He's back! Tony and Emmy winner Billy Crystal will return to Broadway in the new musical comedy Mr. Saturday Night in the role of Buddy Young Jr., a role he played in the original 1992 Colum…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:54AM

Billy Crystal Returning To Broadway In ‘Mr. Saturday Night’ Musical Adaptation Of 1992 Film by Greg Evans

Billy Crystal is returning to Broadway and revisiting one of his most popular film roles: Mr. Saturday Night, a new musical based on the 1992 movie will begin performances at the Nederlander…

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:00AM

Billy Crystal returns to Broadway in musical ‘Mr. Saturday Night’ by Caitlin Huston

Billy Crystal will return to Broadway this spring in a musical adaptation of “Mr. Saturday Night.”  Crystal will play comedian Buddy Young Jr., the role he originated in the 1992 Columb…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 10:00AM

Billy Crystal Will Return to Broadway in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT

Tony and Emmy Award winner Billy Crystal will return to Broadway in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT, a new musical comedy about one comedian’s meteoric rise to the middle. Performances begin at the …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:59AM

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: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Check Out New Photos of the Broadway-Bound Paradise Square in Chicago by Marc J. Franklin

The out-of-town tryout of the new musical is set to officially open at Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre November 17.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:13PM
Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Broadway Review: “The Lehman Trilogy” at the Nederlander Theatre (Through Sunday January 2, 2022) by David Roberts

If you were to sit in the dark in the Nederlander Theatre at the appointed hour, with the security screen lowered, you would eventually hear Candida Caldicot begin to play the stage-left pia…

SOURCE: Theatre Reviews Limited at 03:35PM
Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Broadway-Bound Paradise Square Begins Chicago Performances November 2 by Talaura Harms

The new musical runs through December 5 at the James M. Nederlander Theatre before arriving on Broadway in February 2022.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36AM
Friday, October 29, 2021

Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - THE LEHMAN TRILOGY

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his illustr…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:12AM
Thursday, October 28, 2021

The World According to Garth: Returning to Chicago with Paradise Square, a Pre-Broadway Race Musical by Dennis Polkow

A conversation with Garth Drabinsky on his new show “Paradise Square" a musical about a pre-Civil War Irish/African-American neighborhood that existed in New York prior to the 1863 Draft …

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 08:00AM

In Chicago, the musical ‘Paradise Square’ nears its big pre-Broadway opening in a changed world by Chris Jones

Chicago's first big Broadway tryout show in a long time opens soon at the Nederlander Theatre. It's also a big return for Garth Drabinsky, a producer of the old school.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 08:00AM
Monday, October 25, 2021

Exclusive! Watch Joaquina Kalukango, Chilina Kennedy & More Sing the Opening Number of Broadway-Bound Paradise Square by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's an exclusive first listen to the opening number of the previously announced Paradise Square. The new musical is playing Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre this fall before begin…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:54PM

See Joaquina Kalukango, Chilina Kennedy & More Perform the Opening From New Musical PARADISE SQUARE by Broadway.com

Get an exclusive first look at PARADISE SQUARE by watching cast members Joaquina Kalukango, Chilina Kennedy, Matt Bogart, Kevin Dennis and Nathaniel Stampley sing out the musical’s opening…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:24PM

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