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Clint Eastwood's JERSEY BOYS Film Announces Release Dates For Nearly 50 Countries Photos Clint Eastwood's JERSEY BOYS Film Announces Release Dates For Nearly 50 Countries
(4/18/2014) - Just a day after the release of the highly anticipated first trailer, the JERSEY BOYS movie, directed by Hollywood legend Clint Eastwood has announced the release dates for the film in 49 countries. In addition to premiering in North America on June 20th, JERSEY BOYS will hit theaters worldwide from June through September.


STAGE TUBE: Il Divo and Lea Salonga Perform 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' in Tokyo Photos STAGE TUBE: Il Divo and Lea Salonga Perform 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' in Tokyo
(4/7/2014) - Il Divo and Lea Salonga sang 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' from THE LION KING in Tokyo last month as part of their world tour. Check out the performance below!


STAGE TUBE: Il Divo and Lea Salonga Perform 'Memory' in Tokyo Photos STAGE TUBE: Il Divo and Lea Salonga Perform 'Memory' in Tokyo
(4/1/2014) - Il Divo and Lea Salonga sang 'Memory' from CATS in Tokyo last month as part of their world tour. Check out the performance below!


Photo Coverage: Lloyd Webber Visits Japan For LOVE NEVER DIES Premiere! Photos Photo Coverage: Lloyd Webber Visits Japan For LOVE NEVER DIES Premiere!
(3/15/2014) - Earlier this week (Monday 10 March), Andrew Lloyd Webber visited the Nissay Theatre in Tokyo, Japan for the Japanese premiere of Love Never Dies. He was joined by the cast, led by Masachika Ichimura as the Phantom and Ayaka Hirahira as Christine, on stage at the curtain call.


STAGE TUBE: Watch Lea Salonga, Michael Ball & More in DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING Concert Photos STAGE TUBE: Watch Lea Salonga, Michael Ball & More in DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING Concert
(1/23/2014) - On January 29 & 30, the creators of the international musical sensations LES MISERABLES and MISS SAIGON will present a special concert celebrating their work at the Newport Performing Arts Theatre in Manila to raise funds to offer humanitarian relief and assist the rebuilding efforts after parts of the Philippines were left devastated in the wake of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan). The concerts, which will star Lea Salonga, David Harris, and Marie Zamora, will celebrate the works of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg, including musical numbers from Les Miserables, Miss Saigon, La Revolution Francaise, Martin Guerre and The Pirate Queen. Supported by the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra and a 100-member choir, conducted by musical director Gerard Salonga, the concert is headlined by some of the world's leading musical theatre performers.


BRING IT ON to Launch National Tour in New Haven; Nadia Vynnytsky, Zuri Washington and More to Star! Photos BRING IT ON to Launch National Tour in New Haven; Nadia Vynnytsky, Zuri Washington and More to Star!
(1/10/2014) - Big League Productions, Inc. and Troika Entertainment, LLC are pleased to announce the cast for the new musical comedy Bring It On: The Musical. Bring It On: The Musical will preview January 16-18 in New Haven, CT at the Shubert Theatre and open onJanuary 21 in Macon, GA at the Grand Opera House. Bring It On: The Musical will culminate with a 3-week engagement at Theatre Orb in Tokyo from July 9 to July 27.


KINKY BOOTS & BIG FISH Heading to Asia in the Future? Photos KINKY BOOTS & BIG FISH Heading to Asia in the Future?
(1/2/2014) - According to The New York Times, South Korean Broadway producer Kim Byeong-seok of entertainment company CJ E&M, who helped produce the two productions on Broadway, is interested in bringing Tony winner 'KINKY' and the recently closed 'FISH' abroad.


Season of Performing Arts Events Launches in Hong Kong's West Kowloon Cultural District Photos Season of Performing Arts Events Launches in Hong Kong's West Kowloon Cultural District
(12/20/2013) - West Kowloon Cultural District Authority (WKCDA) is delighted to present a new season of flagship performing arts festivals and major events, organised on the site of Hong Kong's future cultural quarter.


Tokyo International Players Open AVENUE Q Tonight Photos Tokyo International Players Open AVENUE Q Tonight
(10/3/2013) - 'AVENUE Q', with music & lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, book by Jeff Whitty and based on an original concept by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, with orchestrations and arrangements by Stephen Oremus, will be directed by Jonah Hagans at the Shinjuku Sun-Mall Theater in Shinjuku. Presented by the Tokyo International Players, the production opens tonight, October 3, and runs through October 6, 2013.


Tokyo International Players to Open AVENUE Q, Oct 3 Photos Tokyo International Players to Open AVENUE Q, Oct 3
(9/30/2013) - 'AVENUE Q', with music & lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, book by Jeff Whitty and based on an original concept by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, with orchestrations and arrangements by Stephen Oremus, will be directed by Jonah Hagans at the Shinjuku Sun-Mall Theater in Shinjuku. Presented by the Tokyo International Players, the production opens on Thursday, October 3, and runs through October 6, 2013.


Update: PRINCE ON BROADWAY Still Struggling to Find Investors; Hoping for 2016 Bow Photos Update: PRINCE ON BROADWAY Still Struggling to Find Investors; Hoping for 2016 Bow
(9/26/2013) - As BroadwayWorld previously reported, PRINCE OF BROADWAY, the new musical celebrating legendary Broadway director and producer Harold 'Hal' Prince has been postponed indefinitely due to scheduling conflicts. Now according to the New York Times, the musical is having trouble raising the funds to open on Broadway.


PRINCE OF BROADWAY Set for Japan 2015; Broadway 2016; And the Cast Will Be? Photos PRINCE OF BROADWAY Set for Japan 2015; Broadway 2016; And the Cast Will Be?
(9/18/2013) - As BroadwayWorld previously reported, PRINCE OF BROADWAY, the new musical celebrating legendary Broadway director and producer Harold 'Hal' Prince has been postponed indefinitely due to scheduling conflicts. Now according to the New York Post, the musucal will debut in Osaka, Japan before moving to Broadway in Spring of 2016.


Zoe Lafferty Presents:The Fear of Breathing – Stories from the Syrian Revolution, 11/11 Photos Zoe Lafferty Presents:The Fear of Breathing – Stories from the Syrian Revolution, 11/11
(9/9/2013) - 2012's hit Finborough Theatre play The Fear of Breathing - Stories from the Syrian Revolution by Zoe Lafferty, Ruth Sherlock and Paul Wood will be translated into Japanese and mounted in a new production by One Two Works at Tokyo's Akasaka Red Theatre. It will run from 11 - 17 November 2013, directed by the acclaimed Toshinobu Kojo.


CHO CHO & More Win Australian Arts in Asia Awards Photos CHO CHO & More Win Australian Arts in Asia Awards
(8/2/2013) - Federal Arts Minister Tony Burke has announced the winners of the inaugural Australian Arts in Asia Awards at an event in Sydney tonight. The Awards celebrate the important role of Australian artists and arts organisations working in Asia and attracted 120 entries.


Photo Flash: New SAILOR MOON Musical Unveils Costumes, Casting! Photos Photo Flash: New SAILOR MOON Musical Unveils Costumes, Casting!
(7/3/2013) - Naoko Takeuchi, creator of 'Sailor Moon', today, July 3rd, went public with the five sailor soldiers and Tuxedo Mask's costumes for his new musical titled 'Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon -La Reconquista'. Scroll down for photos!


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🔀JAPAN SHOWS
sonobashinogi in Japansonobashinogi
(Runs 4/29 - 4/29)
History of Mizuho in Manila in JapanHistory of Mizuho in Manila
(Runs 4/1 - 4/30)
Morio Kazama one-man stage play in JapanMorio Kazama one-man stage play
(Runs 5/24 - 5/24)
Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan in JapanGlimpses of Unfamiliar Japan
(Runs 6/15 - 6/16)
The Petition in JapanThe Petition
(Runs 6/22 - 6/22)
The Tempest in JapanThe Tempest
(Runs 5/1 - 6/30)
Nineteen-year-old Jacob in JapanNineteen-year-old Jacob
(Runs 6/1 - 6/30)

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