Friday, October 22, 2021

‘Lackawanna Blues’ adds additional Broadway performances by Caitlin Huston

“Lackawanna Blues” has added four additional performances to its run, Manhattan Theatre Club announced Friday.  The show, written, directed and starring Ruben Santiago-Hudson, has added…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 10:22AM
Thursday, October 21, 2021

Lackawanna Blues by Sandi Durell

Review by Sandi Durell . . . Technically this is a solo show and it’s Ruben Santiago-Hudson (writer, star, director) accompanied on guitar by Junior Mack (playing great blues of Bill Sims …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:31AM
Tuesday, October 12, 2021

LACKAWANNA BLUES Announces One-Week Extension

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) have announced that Manhattan Theatre Club’s Broadway premiere of Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s Lackawanna Blues w…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:43PM

‘Lackawanna Blues’ announces one-week extension on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced a one-week extension of “Lackawanna Blues,” following the cancellation of several performances.  “Lackawanna Blues” will now play the Samuel J. …

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 02:48PM
Friday, October 8, 2021

Weekend Performances of Lackawanna Blues Canceled Due to Ruben Santiago-Hudson Injury by Andrew Gans

The Manhattan Theatre Club production of Santiago-Hudson's solo show plays the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:45PM

VIDEO: LACKAWANNA BLUES Is Officially Open on Broadway!

As BroadwayWorld reported last night, last night's performance of Lackawanna Blues was canceled due to a recurrence of an ongoing back injury for star, writer, and director, Ruben Santiago-…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:02PM

‘Lackawanna Blues’ Canceled Opening Night Performance Due To Ruben Santiago-Hudson Back Injury by Greg Evans

Lackawanna Blues received excellent opening night reviews, even without an opening night. Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s solo play was set to resume performances at Broadway’s Samuel J. Friedma…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:45PM
Thursday, October 7, 2021

Review Roundup: LACKAWANNA BLUES Opens on Broadway!

Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Lackawanna Blues, opens tonight at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Read all the reviews as they roll in!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:30PM

Review: In ‘Lackawanna Blues,’ Ruben Santiago-Hudson revives his community by Charles Isherwood

All great blues songs have a timeless quality, so it’s entirely fitting that Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s solo show “Lackawanna Blues” still gleams like a newly minted coin some 20 years …

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 09:00PM

Ruben Santiago-Hudson Reveals His Emotional Pre-Show Ritual for Lackawanna Blues by Lindsey Sullivan

Ruben Santiago-Hudson started previews for his solo show Lackawanna Blues on September 14, a historical night for Broadway as his play, Hamilton, Wicked, The Lion King and Chicago all resume…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:24PM
Monday, October 4, 2021

Chanté Adams, Brandon J. Dirden & Adesola Osakalumi Join Phylicia Rashad in Skeleton Crew on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

The Broadway premiere of Dominique Morisseau's Skeleton Crew has announced additional casting. The play, directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson, will feature Chanté Adams, Brandon J. Dirden an…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:42PM

Interview: After 20 Years, Ruben Santiago-Hudson Brings His Lackawanna Blues to Broadway

The Tony winner's much-loved solo show is currently running at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 03:36AM
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Go Inside Ruben Santiago-Hudson's LACKAWANNA BLUES by Broadway.com

Get tickets to LACKAWANNA BLUES: https://www.broadway.com/shows/lackawanna-blues/ Watch clips of Tony winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson as he embodies more than 20 vibrant characters to tell the…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:32PM

Go Inside Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Lackawanna Blues by Caitlin Moynihan

Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Lackawanna Blues, which has delayed its opening to October 7 due to Santiago-Hudson sustaining an injury, is giving audiences a sneak peek of what to expect from the …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM

VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of LACKAWANNA BLUES on Broadway!

Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director and Barry Grove, Executive Producer)’s Broadway premiere of Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s Lackawanna Blues, now playing at MTC’s …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:08PM
Friday, September 24, 2021

Broadway’s ‘Lackawanna Blues’ Cancels Weekend Previews, Delays Opening Due To Star Ruben Santiago-Hudson Back Injury by Greg Evans

Lackawanna Blues, the solo Broadway show written, performed, and directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson, has canceled its performances for tonight and over the weekend due to an off-stage back in…

SOURCE: Deadline at 04:49PM
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Photos: First Look at Ruben Santiago-Hudson in LACKAWANNA BLUES

The Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director and Barry Grove, Executive Producer) Broadway premiere of Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s Lackawanna Blues is now in performances a…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:43PM
Thursday, September 16, 2021

MTC Returns to Broadway! by Manhattan Theatre Club

On September 14, 2021, Manhattan Theatre Club celebrated the return to the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre with an emotional ribbon cutting ceremony before the first performance of Ruben Santiago…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:54PM

Photos: Manhattan Theatre Club Celebrates Re-Opening with First Preview of LACKAWANNA BLUES

On Tuesday night, Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s Lackawanna Blues debuted on Broadway at Manhattan Theatre Club’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street, NYC), following the th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:26AM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

See Manhattan Theatre Club Celebrate the First Performance of Lackawanna Blues on Broadway by Playbill Staff

The production of Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s solo show began performances at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre September 14.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:19PM

Manhattan Theatre Club Reopens With 1st Performance of Lackawanna Blues

Stars and politicians came out to cut the ribbon outside Broadway's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:42PM
Monday, September 13, 2021

Ruben Santiago-Hudson's LACKAWANNA BLUES Reopens MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre Tomorrow Night

Manhattan Theatre Club will reopen its doors tomorrow, Tuesday, September 14, when the Broadway premiere of Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s Lackawanna Blues begins performances at MTC’s Samue…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:48PM
Friday, September 10, 2021

"First Time I Met The Blues" - Ruben's Juke Joint Live @ Minton's Playhouse by Manhattan Theatre Club

Manhattan Theatre Club and Ruben Santiago-Hudson in conjunction with Harlem Week hosted an exclusive, private event at the celebrated Minton's Playhouse in Harlem to celebrate the Broadway d…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:48PM
Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Recent and Upcoming Openings in New York by Jeff Myhre

Here are some of the new shows opening this fall in New York (not an exhaustive list): Pass Over Open now and running through October 10 at the August Wilson Theatre. Lackawanna Blues Previe…

SOURCE: stagebiz.com at 12:19PM
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Lackawanna Blues | Ruben's Story by Manhattan Theatre Club

Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson returns to MTC for the Broadway debut of his brilliant solo play celebrating the strong, big-hearted woman who raised him: Miss Rachel. In a 1950s boa…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:36AM
Monday, July 26, 2021

Return to MTC | 2021-22 Season Promo by Manhattan Theatre Club

Great actors. Great writers. Great Theatre is back at MTC! Announcing our return with performance dates for all shows in our 2021-2022 season! To learn more about our upcoming season visi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:36PM

Tickets To LACKAWANNA BLUES Now On Sale For American Express Card Members

Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Lackawanna Blues begins performances Tuesday, September 14, 2021 and opens Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre The show is written, performe…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM
Monday, June 7, 2021

‘How I Learned to Drive’ Starring Mary-Louise Parker And David Morse Announces Broadway Spring Opening by Greg Evans

The Covid-postponed Broadway premiere of How I Learned to Drive, Paula Vogel’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama starring Mary-Louise Parker and David Morse, will begin preview performances at …

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:54AM

Phylicia Rashad to Return to Broadway in Skeleton Crew; MTC Sets Dates for Rest of Season by Broadway.com

Manhattan Theatre Club has shared some exciting announcements for its 2021-2022 season. Tony winner Phylicia Rashad will return to Broadway this winter in the previously announced Broadway …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:36AM

Phylicia Rashad Sets Broadway Return With ‘Skeleton Crew’ by Greg Evans

Phylicia Rashad will return to Broadway this December in Manhattan Theatre Club’s Skeleton Crew, written by Dominique Morisseau and directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson, producers announced t…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:26AM

Phylicia Rashad to star in ‘Skeleton Crew’ on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

Phylicia Rashad will star in the Broadway premiere of Dominique Morisseau’s “Skeleton Crew,” the Manhattan Theatre Club announced Monday.  The play, which will be directed by Ruben Sa…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 09:00AM

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