Thursday, February 29, 2024

The Great Gatsby’s Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada Tease How the Page-to-Stage Musical Will Come Alive on Broadway by Hayley Levitt

The Great Gatsby—in all its hedonistic, Jazz-Age glory—begins its Broadway run at the fittingly lavish Broadway Theatre on March 29. Directed by Marc Bruni, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s class…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
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
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

Liisi LaFontaine, Ciara Renée, Hunter Parrish and Jeannette Bayardelle to Star in Gun & Powder at Paper Mill Playhouse by Darryn King

Initial casting is set for, Gun & Powder, the new musical about 19th-century twin sister outlaws Martha and Mary Clarke. The production will play Paper Mill Playhouse from April 4 thro…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:42PM
Friday, February 2, 2024

Musical Adaptation Of Bestseller ‘The Interestings’ In Works With ‘Waitress’ Composer Sara Bareilles And Playwright Sarah Ruhl by Greg Evans

Waitress composer Sara Bareilles and Pulitzer finalist playwright Sarah Ruhl are teaming up on a stage musical adaptation of Meg Wolitzer’s bestselling 2013 novel The Interestings. Bareill…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:24AM

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
Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Ramin Karimloo, Judy Kuhn and More Join Bonnie Milligan for Encores! Titanic by Darryn King

A host of Broadway veterans are climbing onboard the Encores! production of Titanic, now scheduled to run from June 11 through June 23 at New York City Center. The show, featuring music and …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12PM

Chicago's Paramount Aurora Theatre Will Stage FROZEN & WAITRESS; Full 2024/25 Season Announced

Chicago's Paramount Aurora Theatre will stage the metropolis' premiere of Disney's Frozen the Musical as the 2024 holiday season show. The city, which has previously the touring production, …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:51PM

My Best Friend's Wedding Stage Musical to Make World Premiere at Ogunquit Playhouse by Logan Culwell-Block

The Maine theatre's 2024 season also includes productions of Waitress, Little Shop of Horrors, A Little Night Music, and Crazy for You.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM

My Best Friend's Wedding Musical Sets Fall World Premiere by Hayley Levitt

Maine's Ogunquit Playhouse will debut a new musical adaptation of TriStar Pictures' 1997 romantic comedy My Best Friend's Wedding during its 2024 season. The production will be the final o…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:02PM
Monday, January 29, 2024

Peter Pan National Tour 2024: First Look Video by TheaterMania

This reimagined Peter Pan is directed by Emmy winner Lonny Price (Sunset Boulevard), with additional book material by Larissa FastHorse (The Thanksgiving Play) and choreography by Lorin Lata…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:24PM
Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Tick, Tick...Boom!, Waitress, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, More Announced for 2024 Cape Playhouse Season by Meg Masseron

Four musicals and one play will be part of the summer season at the Massachusetts venue.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:32PM
Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Nikki M. James, Jenn Colella and More to Star Alongside Shaina Taub in Broadway's Suffs by Darryn King

Shaina Taub will lead the cast of Suffs on Broadway, reprising her performance as Alice Paul, which she debuted for the musical's extended 2022 world-premiere production at The Public Theat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:42AM
Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada to Star in The Great Gatsby Musical on Broadway by Hayley Levitt

Tony Award nominee Jeremy Jordan and two-time Tony Award nominee Eva Noblezada will lead the Broadway production of The Great Gatsby, opening this spring. Both reprise their performances …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:48AM
Tuesday, January 9, 2024
Wednesday, January 3, 2024

Waitress Stage Film Sets Streaming Premiere Date by Andrew Gans, Logan Culwell-Block

The musical was captured during its 2021 return to Broadway with Sara Bareilles leading the cast.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:02PM

WAITRESS THE MUSICAL Live Capture Sets Streaming Premiere Date

The live capture of Waitress the Musical will be available to own on digital platforms this week. The new release date will now allow audiences to stream the filmed version of the Broadway m…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:51PM
Friday, December 29, 2023

“TEN WHOLE DAYS, WOW!”: CONTINUING ON WITH “ON THE TOWN” by Ron Fassler

“On the Town” Playbill cover with photo by Chris Alexander, who played Chip. Later, he would go on to become a professional photographer.December 29, 2023: Theatre Yesterday and Today, b…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 09:01AM
Friday, December 22, 2023

Melanie La Barrie Takes Broadway & West End by Storm by bwaySHO

The & Juliet star has been with the SHO since its original days and saw it all the way through to Broadway. Now in her final weeks in the musical, we look back at Melanie La Barrie's Opening…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:46PM
Friday, December 15, 2023

WAITRESS THE MUSICAL Extends For the Second Time in Movie Theaters

Waitress: The Musical brings the Tony-nominated Broadway phenomenon to the big screen. Based on Adrienne Shelly's beloved film, this adaptation features composer-lyricist Sara Bareilles as …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:29PM

WAITRESS: THE MUSICAL is being extended in theaters nationwide! by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Have you taken a taste yet? Fear not! Due to popular demand, If you missed it this past weekend, you have another chance to indulge in this delectable delight. If you’ve already seen it, t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:01PM
Thursday, December 14, 2023

GIRLS5EVA Season 3 to Premiere on Netflix in March

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 11:08AM
Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Waitress Stage Film Extends After Box Office Success by Logan Culwell-Block

The musical was captured during its 2021 return to Broadway with Sara Bareilles leading the cast.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM
Monday, December 11, 2023

WAITRESS THE MUSICAL Live Capture Extends Run In Theaters

Due to popular demand, the live capture of Waitress: the Musical is extending its run in movie theaters nationwide!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:44PM

WAITRESS THE MUSICAL Live Capture Makes Box Office Top 10

The live capture of Waitress: the Musical made it into the top 10 at the box office over the weekend. Starring Sara Bareilles, the film came in at #8 at the domestic box office, passing an e…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:17PM

Today on Broadway: Monday, Dec. 11, 2023 by Matt Tamanini

Reviews for ‘How to Dance in Ohio,’ Eight Off-Broadway Hits to Close Sunday, ‘Waitress’ Digital Copy Available to Pre-Order “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday,…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Saturday, December 9, 2023

WAITRESS Film Will Be Available for Streaming and VOD

BroadwayWorld has learned that the Waitress: the Musical film will be made available for streaming and VOD.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:51PM
Friday, December 8, 2023

3 Reasons you should see WAITRESS THE MUSICAL by bwaySHO

3 Reasons you should see WAITRESS THE MUSICAL at the movie theaters this weekend

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:37PM

Interview: How Caitlin Houlahan Reimagined 'Dawn' for the WAITRESS Movie

While filming the live capture of Waitress, Caitlin Houlahan says she was able to play her character of Dawn in 'a completely different way.' BroadwayWorld sat down Houlahan to discuss how s…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:28PM

'It's Very Handmade': Sara Bareilles Talks Bringing Waitress to the Big Screen by Meg Masseron, Logan Culwell-Block

Filmed during the musical's 2021 Broadway return, the live stage capture hit movie theatres December 7.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:54AM

Today on Broadway: Friday, Dec. 8, 2023 by Matt Tamanini

Bareilles Wants Clarkson to Play Jenna in ‘Waitress,’ Locke to Join ‘Sweeney Todd,’ Constance Wu Gets Some Redemption “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podca…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

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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