Monday, December 10, 2018

Broadway Grosses: The Ferryman Shows No Signs of Stopping as Box Office Surpasses One Million by

Jez Butterworth's sprawling drama The Ferryman is the talk of the town. Under the direction of Sam Mendes, the 30-plus-member cast at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre is stirring audiences …

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Monday, December 3, 2018

How Mike Birbiglia Lived Out His Recurring Nightmare On A Broadway Stage by Artsjournal1

“My recurring nightmare was me, onstage, in this 1,100-seat theater, with no people in it. I’ve had it ever since we even talked about doing the show [The New One] on Broadway. S…

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Broadway Grosses: Pretty Woman Still Going Strong at Start of Holiday Season by

The acclaimed musical adaptation of the smash 1990 film Pretty Woman might have opened at the kickoff of the fall season, but despite a slew of additional new musical productions having debu…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Top Theatre Stories: November 30, 2018 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Be More Chill, Cats movie, and The New One in today's news.

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VIDEO: THE NEW ONE's Mike Birbiglia Announces Contest to be His Understudy by Stage Tube

Last night, Mike Birbiglia was a guest on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' During his interview, Birbiglia announceda contest to become his understudy for his Broadway show, 'The Ne…

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Mike Birbiglia Wants YOU to Be His Broadway Understudy by Ruthie Fierberg

The famed comedian is holding online auditions for his cover in his current show, The New One.

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Four Celebrated Shows Excel in a Record-Breaking Week by

Thanksgiving week saw a slew of productions setting new records on Broadway. Perhaps the most notable came from the Tony-winning two-part play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, setting a fr…

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

THE NEW ONE: Parental Issues by Peter Filichia

A “new one” is usually considered something good, even great — and certainly better than a second-hand item. In the...Continue Reading The post THE NEW ONE: Parental Issues appeare…

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

'The New One' Follows Comedian Mike Birbiglia's Journey To Parenthood

Comedian Mike Birbiglia was staunchly opposed to having a kid. Then he and his wife had one. He talks with NPR's Ari Shapiro about his new Broadway show, The New One, about what happened nex…

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Monday, November 19, 2018

Two Actors Equals Two Plays; “Thom Pain (based on nothing)” and “The New One” by Richard Seff

In this bountiful Broadway season there is the phenomenon known as the one-man play. Most recently, on November 11th, two of them arrived on the same night. Will Eno’s “Thom Pain (based …

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Broadway Grosses: King Kong Has Its Most Mammoth Week Yet by

King Kong is on its way to Broadway success. The thrilling new musical, which opened on November 8, just concluded its best-performing week, reporting a gross of $1,018,560.75 and filli…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - November 19th - THE PROM and THE NEW ONE Top Growth! by Jeffrey Vizcaino

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereThe Prom17.76,King Kong5.24,The Cher Show2.34,My Fair Lady1.47 andHead Over Heels1.41.The top growing current Broadway plays wereThe New One36.1…

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Sunday, November 18, 2018

The New One on Broadway by Mark Dundas Wood

"The New One," directed by Seth Barrish, is about Birbiglia and his wife’s decision to become parents, the struggles they go through to arrive at pregnancy, and his fretfulness about how b…

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This Week on Broadway for November 18, 2018: American Son by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss A Chorus Line @ New York City Center, American Son, King Kong, Mike Birbiglia’s The New One, Kate Marilley goes on for…

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Mike Birbiglia ‘ The New One’ – What, Me. . . a Dad? by Sandi Durell

    By Sandi Durell   Mike Birbiglia is a force of nature whether he is dubbed new or old! His wry, slow and direct delivery about life, his life in particular, is filled with…

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Friday, November 16, 2018


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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Cellphone Addicts In The Theater? Here’s One Broadway Star Who Calls Them Out Right From The Stage by Artsjournal1

Fortunately, Mike Birbiglia doesn’t do it quite the way Patti LuPone does. And he’s playing himself in his one-man Broadway show, The New One, so he can talk to offending audienc…

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Monday, November 12, 2018

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Critics” Have their Say on “The New One” on Broadway, Jimmy Winner to Take Over as Evan Hansen, and North Carolinians are Protesting What? “Today on Br…

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The Show: Mike Birbiglia Talks Bringing The New One to Broadway on Opening Night by

Comedian Mike Birbiglia celebrates his new solo show The New One arriving on Broadway on opening night.

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BWW TV: THE NEW ONE Is the New Show on Broadway! Inside Opening Night with Mike Birbiglia & More! by Tv - Opening Night Special

The Broadway engagement ofMike Birbiglia's The New One, directed bySeth Barrish, officially opened last night, November 11 at the Cort Theatre 138 West 48th Street. BroadwayWorld was there, …

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Welcome to Broadway, Mike Birbiglia! See the Comedian Celebrate Opening Night of The New One by Lindsey Sullivan

Following an acclaimed off-Broadway run at the Cherry Lane Theatre, Mike Birbiglia's latest solo work The New One opened at the Cort Theatre on November 11. The comedian has been hailed …

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Old Reviews of New Transfers: Mike Birbiglia’s New One, Daniel’s Husband, School Girls or the African Mean Girls Play by New York Theater

“The New One “isn’t literally new. Mike Birbiglia’s solo show debuted Off-Broadway three months ago – where it sold out quickly. It’s now on Broadway – same cast (i.e. …

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Photo Coverage: Broadway Comes Out to Support Mike Birbiglia at Opening Night of THE NEW ONE! by Jennifer Broski

The Broadway engagement ofMike Birbiglia's The New One, directed bySeth Barrish, officially opened last night, November 11 at the Cort Theatre 138 West 48th Street. BroadwayWorld was there, …

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Mike Birbiglia likes lists. Early in his irresistible one-man comedy The New One, he cites seven reasons why he never wanted a child. “Number 1: I’ve never felt like there should…

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Mike Birbiglia: The New One Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway by Hannah Vine

The comedian and filmmaker's newest show opened at the Cort Theatre November 11.

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The New One — a tale of woe and neurosis at the Cort Theatre, New York

Mike Birbiglia explores fatherhood in his new one-man show

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Photo Coverage: Mike Birbiglia Takes Opening Night Bows In THE NEW ONE by Jennifer Broski

The Broadway engagement of Mike Birbiglia's The New One, directed by Seth Barrish, officially opened last night, November 11 at the Cort Theatre 138 West 48th Street. BroadwayWorld was there…

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Get to Know the Star of THE NEW ONE, Mike Birbiglia! by Kaitlin Milligan

On Sunday, November 11th, Mike Birbiglia's newest show, 'The New One,' opened on Broadway at the Cort Theater. Birbiglia makes his Broadway debut, but this isn't his first foray into the wor…

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