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BLACKBIRD, Starring Jeff Daniels and Michelle Williams, Starts Tomorrow; Rush Policy Set!BLACKBIRD, Starring Jeff Daniels and Michelle Williams, Starts Tomorrow; Rush Policy Set!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

A friendly reminder! Previews begin tomorrow, Friday, February 5 at 8 PM for David Harrower's BLACKBIRD, the Olivier Award-winning drama starring Jeff Daniels and Michelle Williams at the Belasco Theatre (111 West 44th Street). A limited number of general rush tickets priced at $32 each will be available at the box office on the day of the performance. (more...)

West End's WICKED to Welcome Mark Curry as Newest Wizard in MarchWest End's WICKED to Welcome Mark Curry as Newest Wizard in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

WICKED, the West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is pleased to announce that the actor and presenter Mark Curry will play The Wizard from 25 March 2016. Tom McGowan will play his final performance as The Wizard on 12 March 2016. From 14-24 March 2016, the role will be played by Sean Kearns. (more...)

West End's WICKED Extends Booking, Thru April 29West End's WICKED Extends Booking, Thru April 29
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

WICKED, the West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to announce the opening of its 21st new booking period, on Monday 1 February 2016 at 10am, with over 500,000 new tickets going on sale for performances until Saturday 29 April 2017. (more...)

WICKED to Play Autism-Friendly Performance in MayWICKED to Play Autism-Friendly Performance in May
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

WICKED, the classic West End musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, has announced its first ever Autism-Friendly performance on Saturday 14 May 2016 at 1:30pm. (more...)

Carrie St. Louis, Judy Kaye, Peter Scolari & More Will Join Broadway's WICKED Next Month!Carrie St. Louis, Judy Kaye, Peter Scolari & More Will Join Broadway's WICKED Next Month!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

Good news! The Broadway blockbuster WICKED will welcome several new cast members to the Gershwin Theatre next month. (more...)

Sacha Wares Returns To Almeida Theatre to Direct World Premiere of BOY, April 5Sacha Wares Returns To Almeida Theatre to Direct World Premiere of BOY, April 5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

Sacha Wares will be returning to Almeida Theatre to direct the world premiere of Leo Butler's new play Boy, after her directorial success with the critically acclaimed production, Game, by Mike Bartlett, in 2015.  Boy will run at the Almeida Theatre from 5 April until 28 May 2016, with press night on 12 April 2016. Director Sacha Wares is joined by a formidable creative team, including two powerhouse contemporary designers, Miriam Buether for set design (Wild Swans, Sucker Punch, My Child, Generations), who worked with Sacha on Game at the Almeida in 2015, and Ultz for costume (Jerusalem, Hobson's Choice, Fallout, Pied Pier), who will be collaborating with Miriam, on design, for the very first time. Further creative credits include movement by Leon Baugh, lighting by Jack Knowles and sound by Gareth Fry. (more...)

Broadway's 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' Launches Digital Lottery TodayBroadway's 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' Launches Digital Lottery Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

Still waiting for HAMILTON lottery tickets? There are plenty of other amazing shows on the Great White Way now offering a digital opportunity to nab tickets, including the Tony Award-winning production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, which just launched its own lottery today. (more...)

VIDEO: Which 'View' Host Just Made Her Broadway Debut in WICKED? Find Out!VIDEO: Which 'View' Host Just Made Her Broadway Debut in WICKED? Find Out!
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2015

Below, watch Collins make her 28-second Broadway debut in WICKED, after she gets a little advice from the show's current stars, Kara Lindsay and Rachel Tucker. (more...)

Tony-Winning Producer Stacey Mindich to Receive 2016 Robert Whitehead AwardTony-Winning Producer Stacey Mindich to Receive 2016 Robert Whitehead Award
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

Tony Award-winning Broadway producer Stacey Mindich will be presented The Commercial Theater Institute's Robert Whitehead Award for "outstanding achievement in commercial theatre producing" at a reception at Sardi's on Tuesday, March 15, 2016. (more...)

THE FLICK Enters Final Weeks Off-BroadwayTHE FLICK Enters Final Weeks Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015

The critically-acclaimed, smash hit production of Annie Baker's 2014 Pulitzer Prize and Obie Award-winning drama, The Flick, which has been playing to packed houses since opening in May at the Barrow Street Theatre, will play its final performance on Sunday, January 10, 2016.  (more...)

WICKED Announces Lottery Policy for Fabulous Fox EngagementWICKED Announces Lottery Policy for Fabulous Fox Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Fabulous Fox Theatre with performances from December 9 - January 3. Two hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at the Fabulous Fox Box Office will have their names placed in a lottery drum; thirty minutes later, names will be drawn for a limited number of orchestra seats at $25 each, cash only. This lottery is available only in-person at the box office, with a limit of two tickets per person. Lottery participants must have a valid photo ID when submitting their entry form and, if chosen, when purchasing tickets. (more...)

West End's WICKED Conjures Extra Christmas Shows This YearWest End's WICKED Conjures Extra Christmas Shows This Year
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2015

WICKED, the classic West End musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, has added four extra matinee shows this Christmas at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre on Monday 21 December, Thursday 24 December, Monday 28 December and Thursday 31 December 2015, all at 2.30pm. (more...)

Segerstrom Center to Welcome Back Broadway's Biggest Blockbuster WICKED This SpringSegerstrom Center to Welcome Back Broadway's Biggest Blockbuster WICKED This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

After breaking box office records in 2006, 2011 and 2013, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Segerstrom Center for the Arts February 17 - March 6, 2016. (more...)

WICKED Returns to the Fabulous Fox Theatre in DecemberWICKED Returns to the Fabulous Fox Theatre in December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2015

After breaking box office records in the four previous engagements, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to the Fabulous Fox Theatre this holiday season from December 9 - January 3. (more...)

WICKED Sets Lottery Policy for Marcus Center RunWICKED Sets Lottery Policy for Marcus Center Run
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2015

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held forWICKED, which is returning to the Marcus Center with performances from November 4-15. Two and one-half hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at the Marcus Center Box Office will have their names placed in a lottery drum; thirty minutes later, names will be drawn for a limited number of orchestra seats at $25 each, cash only. This lottery is available only in-person at the box office, with a limit of two tickets per person. Lottery participants must have a valid photo ID when submitting their entry form and, if chosen, when purchasing tickets. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Tom McGowan As The Wizard In WICKED!Photo Coverage: Tom McGowan As The Wizard In WICKED!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2015

WICKED, the classic West End musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is pleased to release the first official London cast photographs of Broadway star Tom McGowan as The Wizard (pics courtesy of Matt Crockett). (more...)

West End's WICKED Welcomes 7 Millionth TheatregoerWest End's WICKED Welcomes 7 Millionth Theatregoer
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2015

WICKED, the classic West End musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, welcomed its 7 millionth theatregoer to London's Apollo Victoria Theatre at the matinee performance on Saturday 17 October 2015. Andrew Bell attended the performance with his wife Katie Bell and enjoyed a back stage visit with the cast after the performance. (more...)

Tickets to WICKED in Charlotte on Sale TodayTickets to WICKED in Charlotte on Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2015

After selling out in record time in 2008 and 2010, then breaking box office records in 2013, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Charlotte's Ovens Auditorium Jan. 6-31, 2016.  Tickets for the return engagement go on sale today, Oct. 16, 2015. (more...)

Tickets to WICKED in Charlotte on Sale 10/16Tickets to WICKED in Charlotte on Sale 10/16
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2015

After selling out in record time in 2008 and 2010, then breaking box office records in 2013, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Charlotte's Ovens Auditorium Jan. 6-31, 2016.  Tickets for the return engagement go on sale Friday, Oct. 16, 2015. (more...)

WICKED Returning to San Francisco in Spring 2016WICKED Returning to San Francisco in Spring 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2015

Broadway's biggest blockbuster, WICKED, returns home to the Bay Area to cast a spell on audiences once again. San Francisco's most 'popular' musical will play a limited six week engagement at the SHN Orpheum Theatre March 9 through April 16, 2016. (more...)

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