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Brent Barrett Returns to CHICAGO as Billy Flynn, 2/7Brent Barrett Returns to CHICAGO as Billy Flynn, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2011

On Monday, February 7, Broadway's Tony Award-winning hit musical CHICAGO will welcome back Broadway favorite Brent Barrett as Billy Flynn for a limited return engagement (through Sunday, March 6). (more...)

Christie Brinkley to Make Broadway Debut in CHICAGO as 'Roxie' Apr. 4Christie Brinkley to Make Broadway Debut in CHICAGO as 'Roxie' Apr. 4
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011

Supermodel Christie Brinkley announced on Oprah today that she will make her Broadway debut as the morally corrupt 'Roxie Hart' in CHICAGO beginning April 4. (more...)

Brent Barrett Returns to CHICAGO as Billy Flynn, 2/7Brent Barrett Returns to CHICAGO as Billy Flynn, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011

On Monday, February 7, Broadway's Tony Award-winning hit musical CHICAGO will welcome back Broadway favorite Brent Barrett as Billy Flynn for a limited return engagement (through Sunday, March 6). (more...)

Special CHICAGO Announcement to Be Made on OPRAH , 2/4Special CHICAGO Announcement to Be Made on OPRAH , 2/4
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2011

According to the show's Facebook page fans of CHICAGO should tune in to tomorrow's Oprah Winfrey Show for a special announcement. Tomorrows guests include Christie Brinkley, Beverly Johnson, Stephanie Seymour, Cheryl Tiegs and more. Could one of these ladies be joining the Broadway cast? Tune in to find out! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: ABC Colleagues Serenade Sawyer With PROMISES PROMISES TuneSTAGE TUBE: ABC Colleagues Serenade Sawyer With PROMISES PROMISES Tune
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 22, 2010

Diane Sawyer's co-workers had no intention of letting her 65th Birthday slide by unnoticed. (more...)

Bianca Marroquin Returns to CHICAGO as 'Roxie,' 12/20Bianca Marroquin Returns to CHICAGO as 'Roxie,' 12/20
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2010

On Monday, December 20, 2010, the Broadway company of the international musical smash CHICAGO is pleased to welcome back Bianca Marroquin to the starring role of merry murderess Roxie Hart, for a three-week limited holiday engagement through Sunday, January 9, 2011. (more...)

Bianca Marroquin Returns to CHICAGO as 'Roxie,' 12/20Bianca Marroquin Returns to CHICAGO as 'Roxie,' 12/20
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2010

On Monday, December 20, 2010, the Broadway company of the international musical smash CHICAGO is pleased to welcome back Bianca Marroquin to the starring role of merry murderess Roxie Hart, for a three-week limited holiday engagement through Sunday, January 9, 2011. (more...)

BWW TV Flashback 3: Opening Night of THE SCOTTSBORO BOYSBWW TV Flashback 3: Opening Night of THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS
by Broadway Beat - Dec 12, 2010

In honor of the show's (unfortunate) premature closing today, we present video highlights of the show along with interviews with the cast and creative from the show's opening night! (more...)

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS  Plays Final Performance, 12/12THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Plays Final Performance, 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2010

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS will play its final performance on Broadway this Sunday, December 12. (more...)

RIALTO CHATTER: THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS to Come Back to Broadway in Spring of '11?RIALTO CHATTER: THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS to Come Back to Broadway in Spring of '11?
by Rialto Chatter - Dec 10, 2010

The Wall Street Journal reports today that THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS may return to Broadway in the Spring for a repeat run just before the Tony Awards. According to the report, once THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS shutters in on Sunday, the producers are 'planning to put together a national tour for the musical and [hope] to bring it back to Broadway for a limited run before the Tony Awards in the spring.' (more...)

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Hosts Post Performance Talk-backs 12/9THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Hosts Post Performance Talk-backs 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2010

On Wednesday, December 9, THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS will host a post-show talkback, moderated by CBS News correspondent Jan Crawford ("CBS Evening News," "Face the Nation," "Early Show," "CBS Sunday Morning"). (more...)

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS To Play Final Performances This WeekTHE SCOTTSBORO BOYS To Play Final Performances This Week
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2010

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS will play its final performance on Broadway this Sunday, December 12. (more...)

RIALTO CHATTER: Lee Daniels to Helm SCOTTSBORO BOYS on Screen?RIALTO CHATTER: Lee Daniels to Helm SCOTTSBORO BOYS on Screen?
by Rialto Chatter - Dec 3, 2010

Deadline.com reports today that Precious mastermind Lee Daniels has his eye on a screen adaptation of Kander & Ebb's SCOTTSBORO BOYS, playing out its final performances at the Lyceum Theatre on Broadway. According to the report: 'While The Scottsboro Boys ends its Broadway run on December 12 at the Lyceum Theatre, there are flickers of hope that the last collaboration between songwriting legends John Kander and Fred Ebb will have a feature future. I'm told that Oscar-nominated Precious director Lee Daniels has seen the show several times and is in early conversations to develop it.' (more...)

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Host Post Performance Talk-backs 12/9THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Host Post Performance Talk-backs 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2010

On Wednesday, December 9, THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS will host a post-show talkback, moderated by CBS News correspondent Jan Crawford ("CBS Evening News," "Face the Nation," "Early Show," "CBS Sunday Morning"). (more...)

Photo Coverage: John Kander & THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS visit BordersPhoto Coverage: John Kander & THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS visit Borders
by Walter McBride - Dec 2, 2010

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS will play its final performance on Broadway on Sunday, December 12. The production, which opened October 31 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), will have played 49 performances and 29 previews. Previews began on October 7. THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS is the last collaboration of Broadway songwriting legends John Kander and Fred Ebb. The musical features a book by David Thompson and is directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman. Yesterday, December 1, John Kander and the Boys visited Borders Book Store in New York to talk all things SCOTTSBORO and sign copies of the Vineyard production cast album. BroadwayWorld was on hand and brings you photo coverage below. (more...)

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS to Close on Broadway December 12THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS to Close on Broadway December 12
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2010

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS will play its final performance on Broadway on Sunday, December 12. The production, which opened October 31 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), will have played 49 performances and 29 previews. Previews began on October 7. (more...)

Sean Hayes Talks Missing PROMISES, PROMISES TonightSean Hayes Talks Missing PROMISES, PROMISES Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2010

Sean Hayes will not perform at the Tuesday, November 23, 2010 performance of PROMISES, PROMISES due to a sinus infection. He also did not perform at the matinee on Sunday, November 21. In a statement, Hayes said 'I wish I never had to miss a show. I'd sleep on the stage if the doorman didn't kick me out. I made it all the way to 271 performances but my doctor tells me that singing with a sinus infection just won't work, which kills my dream of never missing a performance for the whole run of Promises. I'm at home resting and hope to be back onstage tomorrow.' (more...)

CHICAGO Welcomes Back Tom Hewitt 11/22CHICAGO Welcomes Back Tom Hewitt 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2010

On Monday, November 22, 2010, the Broadway company of the international musical smash CHICAGO is pleased to welcome back Tony Award nominee Tom Hewitt in the role of slick criminal lawyer Billy Flynn. (more...)

CHICAGO Welcomes Back Tom Hewitt 11/22CHICAGO Welcomes Back Tom Hewitt 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2010

On Monday, November 22, 2010, the Broadway company of the international musical smash CHICAGO is pleased to welcome back Tony Award nominee Tom Hewitt in the role of slick criminal lawyer Billy Flynn. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Anthony Rapp Performs from WITHOUT YOUBWW TV Exclusive: Anthony Rapp Performs from WITHOUT YOU
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 18, 2010

On Sunday, November 14, the New York Musical Theatre Festival hosted it's annual awards gala, honoring the winners of this year's fest and industry veterans Chita Rivera and producers Barry and Fran Weissler. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the event and brings you exclusive video highlights below. In this clip, watch Anthony Rapp perform from his one-man show, Without You. (more...)

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