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Review Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway - All the ReviewsReview Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway
Posted: Dec. 4, 2016


Review Roundup: IN TRANSIT Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: IN TRANSIT Opens on Broadway
Posted: Dec. 11, 2016


Review Roundup: AMELIE: A NEW MUSICAL Opens at the Ahmanson Theatre - UPDATED!Review Roundup: AMELIE Opens at the Ahmanson - UPDATED!
Posted: Dec. 20, 2016


Review Roundup: DREAMGIRLS Opens in the West EndReview Roundup: DREAMGIRLS in the West End
Posted: Dec. 14, 2016


Review Roundup: Signature Theatre's TITANICReview Roundup: Signature Theatre's TITANIC
Posted: Dec. 22, 2016


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Review Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway - All the ReviewsReview Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway
Posted: Dec. 4, 2016


Review Roundup: OH, HELLO Opens on BroadwayReview Roundup: OH, HELLO Opens on Broadway
Posted: Oct. 10, 2016


Review Roundup: Stephen Karam's THE HUMANS Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE HUMANS Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Feb. 18, 2016


Review Roundup: CATS Returns to Broadway- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: CATS Returns to Broadway- All the Reviews!
Posted: Jul. 31, 2016


Review Roundup: TUCK EVERLASTING Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: TUCK EVERLASTING Opens on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 26, 2016


Review Roundup: NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Opens on BroadwayReview Roundup: GREAT COMET OF 1812 Opens on Broadway
Posted: Nov. 14, 2016


Review Roundup: WAITRESS Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: WAITRESS on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 25, 2016


Review Roundup: LA Opera's SALOME, Starring Patricia RacetteReview Roundup: LA Opera's SALOME, Starring Patricia Racette
February 24, 2017

Placido Domingo andLA Opera presents Richard Strauss'sSalome,conducted by Music Director James Conlon. A revival of the production originally staged by Sir Peter Hall during the company's inaugural season,Salomestars soprano Patricia Racette in the title role, her fifth leading role in Los Angeles. Performances run February 18 through March 19.

Review Roundup: Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE- All the Reviews!
February 23, 2017

Academy Award nominee Jake Gyllenhaal (in his Broadway musical debut) and Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford lead the all-star cast of an extremely limited engagement of Stephen Sondheim and George Lapine's, 'Sunday in the Park with George'.

Review Roundup: Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's THE GIRLS at Phoenix TheatreReview Roundup: Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's THE GIRLS at Phoenix Theatre
February 22, 2017

THE GIRLS, based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play by Tim Firth, Calendar Girls, opened last night, Tuesday 21 February, at the Phoenix Theatre in London's West End, where it had previewed from 28 January 2017.

Review Roundup: THE WILD PARTY at the Other Palace - Updated!Review Roundup: THE WILD PARTY at the Other Palace - Updated!
February 21, 2017

Set against a backdrop of Manhattan decadence and 1920's excess, The Wild Party tells the story of Queenie and Burrs, a Vaudeville showgirl and a Vaudeville clown whose relationship is marked by vicious behaviour and recklessness. In an attempt to salvage their toxic union, they decide to throw a party to end all parties.

Review Roundup: BIG RIVER Opens the 2017 Season at Encores!Review Roundup: BIG RIVER Opens the 2017 Season at Encores!
February 9, 2017

First up in Encores! 2017 season is Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the Tony Award-winning musical based onMark Twain's classic American novel. Big River will starNicholas Barasch,Patrice Covington,Andrew Cristi,Wayne Duvall,Mike Evariste,Charlie Franklin,Annie Golden, Katherine A. Guy,Megan Masako Haley,Adrianna Hicks,Zachary Infante,Gizel Jimenez,Andrew Kruep,John-Michael Lyles,Cass Morgan,Tom Nelis,David Pittu,Tom Alan Robbins,Horace V. Rogers,Kyle Scatliffe,Christopher Sieber, andLauren Worsham.

Review Roundup: Glenn Close Returns to SUNSET BOULEVARD- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Glenn Close Returns to SUNSET BOULEVARD- All the Reviews!
February 9, 2017

Acclaimed actressGlenn Closehas headed back to Broadway to play the iconic role of faded Hollywood star Norma Desmond inAndrew Lloyd Webber's musicalSunset Boulevard, which won her a Tony in 1995.

Review Roundup: Charlotte Maltby as 'Maria' in New SOUND OF MUSIC TourReview Roundup: Charlotte Maltby as 'Maria' in New SOUND OF MUSIC Tour
January 30, 2017

The lavish new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, featuresCharlotte Maltbyas the new Maria Rainer, who began her national tour debut on January 3.

Review Roundup: August Wilson's JITNEY- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: August Wilson's JITNEY- All the Reviews!
January 19, 2017

The long-awaited Broadway debut ofAugust Wilson'sJitney, directed by Tony Award winnerRuben Santiago-Hudson(The Piano Lesson, Seven Guitars, Gem of the Ocean), opens tonight at MTC'sSamuel J. FriedmanTheatre (261 West 47th Street).

Review Roundup: Harold Prince's CANDIDE at NYC Opera- Updated!Review Roundup: Harold Prince's CANDIDE at NYC Opera- Updated!
January 11, 2017

Leonard Bernstein's Candide, directed by legend Broadway visionary Harold Prince was presented by the New York City Opera, opening January 6th and running through January 14th.

Review Roundup: Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh-Led THE PRESENT- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh-Led THE PRESENT- All the Reviews!
January 8, 2017

Andrew Upton's new adaptation of Anton Chekhov's first play, Platonov, The Presentopens tonightat the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street) for a limited engagement through Sunday, March 19, 2017. THE PRESENT features the Sydney Theatre Company cast of 13, each making their Broadway debut, including Cate Blanchett (Anna) and Richard Roxburgh (Mikhail).

Review Roundup: Signature Theatre's TITANICReview Roundup: Signature Theatre's TITANIC
December 22, 2016

Signature Theatrepresents Titanic, directed bySignature TheatreArtistic DirectorEric Schaeffer(Broadway's Gigi, Follies, Million Dollar Quartet), now playing thru January 29. The show features a cast, crew and orchestra of more than 50 artists and an inventive new 360-degree staging inSignature Theatre's intimate 330 seat MAX Theatre.

Review Roundup: AMELIE: A NEW MUSICAL Opens at the Ahmanson Theatre - UPDATED!Review Roundup: AMELIE: A NEW MUSICAL Opens at the Ahmanson Theatre - UPDATED!
December 20, 2016

Center Theatre Group's production of 'Amelie, A New Musical' at theAhmanson Theatreopened December 16 and continues through January 15, 2017. Based on the motion picture written by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Guillaume Laurant, 'Amelie, A New Musical' will have its Broadway premiere at theWalter KerrTheatre, beginning performances on March 9, 2017 and opening April 3, 2017.

Review Roundup: DREAMGIRLS Opens in the West EndReview Roundup: DREAMGIRLS Opens in the West End
December 14, 2016

The long-awaited UK premiere ofDreamgirlsopens tonight, Wednesday 14 December at the Savoy Theatre in London, 35 years after originally opening on Broadway.

Review Roundup: IN TRANSIT Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: IN TRANSIT Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
December 11, 2016

IN TRANSIT, Broadway's first a cappella musical officially opened tonight,Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 6:30pm at Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street).

Review Roundup: Michael Arden's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONGReview Roundup: Michael Arden's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
December 9, 2016

Legendary American composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim's masterwork Merrily We Roll Along is revisited in a new production under the direction of Tony Award nominee Michael Arden (Spring Awakening), playing at the Bram Goldsmith Theater stage at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Artsthrough December 18.

Review Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway - All the ReviewsReview Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews
December 4, 2016

Dear Evan Hansen, the new musical with a book by Obie Award-winner Steven Levenson, score by Tony Award nominees Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, and direction by three-time Tony Award nominee Michael Greif, opens on Broadway tonight, December 4th, 2016, at the Music Box Theatre (239 W 45th St).

Review Roundup: A BRONX TALE: THE MUSICAL Opens on Broadway!Review Roundup: A BRONX TALE: THE MUSICAL Opens on Broadway!
December 1, 2016

A BRONX TALE opens on Broadway tonight, December 1, at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street).The new musical, featuring a book by Academy Award nomineeChazz Palminteri, music by Oscar, Grammy, and Tony Award winnerAlan Menken, and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Oscar and Tony Award nomineeGlenn Slater, co-directed by two-time Oscar winnerRobert De Niroand four-time Tony Award winnerJerry Zaks, with choreography by Tony nomineeSergio Trujillo, began performances on Thursday, November 3 and features a cast of 30 including Tony-nominee, Nick Cordero and 'Hamilton' alumn, Ariana DeBose.

Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Opens in TorontoReview Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Opens in Toronto
November 24, 2016

Come From Away, a new musical about what happened when 38 planes landed in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland, following the September 11 attacks, is set to begin a Broadway run this coming spring following a run in Toronto, which began last night.

Review Roundup: SWEET CHARITY Starring Sutton Foster Opens Off-Broadway  All the Reviews!
November 20, 2016

The New Group's SWEET CHARITY opened tonight at the Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center, and has been extended again through January 8, and BroadwayWorld has all the reviews!

Review Roundup: NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Opens on BroadwayReview Roundup: NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Opens on Broadway
November 14, 2016

The new musical NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 is getting a starry Broadway opening tonight. Featuring the Broadway debuts of 24 cast and creative team members, including Josh Groban as 'Pierre' and Dene Benton as 'Natasha.' Created by Dave Malloy (Ghost Quartet, Preludes) and directed by Rachel Chavkin (Hadestown, Artistic Director of The TEAM), also making their Broadway debuts.



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