Mario Cantone News

Date of Birth: December 09, 1959 (57)
Birth Place: Boston, MA, USA
Gender: Male
BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH to Welcome MAC President Lennie Watts This SundayBROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH to Welcome MAC President Lennie Watts This Sunday
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, is welcoming this week's Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch special guest, the Manhattan Association of Cabarets & Clubs (MAC) president himself, Lennie Watts, this Sunday, October 16th. (more...)

Erin Davie and Krysta Rodriquez Invade WAR OF THE WORLDS Reading at NYUErin Davie and Krysta Rodriquez Invade WAR OF THE WORLDS Reading at NYU
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Abingdon Theatre Company has added Erin Davie, Dominique Fishback, and Krysta Rodriguez to its benefit reading of Orson Welles' WAR OF THE WORLDS. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of OH, HELLO ON BROADWAYPhoto Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of OH, HELLO ON BROADWAY
by Walter McBride - Oct 11, 2016

At long last, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney's wildly popular alter egos, Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland, have made their debuts on The Great White Way in their acclaimed masterpiece, Oh, Hello on Broadway. Performances for Oh, Hello on Broadway began on Friday, September 23 at The Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), where it will run through January 8, 2017. Alex Timbers directs. (more...)

Amorika Amoroso Set for Don't Tell Mama BROADWAY BOOZY BRUNCH 10/9Amorika Amoroso Set for Don't Tell Mama BROADWAY BOOZY BRUNCH 10/9
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, continues its October Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch special guest line up this Sunday, October 9th, by welcoming Amorika Amoroso to the stage!! (more...)

Works by James Lecesne, Anne Bogart and More Set for Abingdon's 24th SeasonWorks by James Lecesne, Anne Bogart and More Set for Abingdon's 24th Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

Abingdon Theatre Company will present two world-premiere plays and a new musical in the June Havoc Theatre as part of its 2016-2017 Season of new works by established and emerging writers, marking the first full season programmed by Artistic Director Tony Speciale. (more...)

Buddy Thomas Joins Samuel French in New Foreign Stage Rights Partnership with ICMBuddy Thomas Joins Samuel French in New Foreign Stage Rights Partnership with ICM
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

Samuel French, the world's leading theatrical publishing and licensing company and ICM Partners, one of the world's largest talent and literary agencies, announced the formation of a new strategic partnership to co-represent ICM's foreign stage rights in all languages worldwide, including the complete works by Arthur Miller, Eugene O'Neill, Sam Shepard, Kaufman and Hart, and many others. (more...)

Lindsay Mendez and Sally Ann Triplett Join Abingdon Theatre's WAR OF THE WORLDS Gala 10/24Lindsay Mendez and Sally Ann Triplett Join Abingdon Theatre's WAR OF THE WORLDS Gala 10/24
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2016

Abingdon Theatre Company has added Lindsay Mendez and Sally Ann Triplett to its benefit reading of Orson Welles' WAR OF THE WORLDS. The one-night only event, directed by Abingdon's Artistic Director Tony Speciale, will be held on Monday, October 24 at 7:00pm at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place, NYC). Tickets, starting at $25, are now available at http://nyuskirball.org/calendar/waroftheworlds. (more...)

Krissy Ross Set for This Sunday's BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH at Don't Tell MamaKrissy Ross Set for This Sunday's BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH at Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, is thrilled to be kicking off their Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch special guest line up this Sunday, October 2nd! First up is blonde powerhouse, Krissy Ross. (more...)

Don't Tell Mama Announces October Guest Stars for BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCHDon't Tell Mama Announces October Guest Stars for BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, has announced the first Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch's special guest lineup for October!  (more...)

Off-Broadway Hit A ROOM OF MY OWN Opens 9/22 at The Seven Angels TheatreOff-Broadway Hit A ROOM OF MY OWN Opens 9/22 at The Seven Angels Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

After a sold out run at The Abingdon Theatre in NYC earlier this year, Charles Messina's hysterical nostalgia piece A ROOM OF MY OWN, about growing up in a one room apartment in Greenwich Village in the 70s, opens a limited run at The Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury, Conn.  Previews begin September 22nd. (more...)

Photo Flash: Cast of Broadway's HOLIDAY INN Hits Birdland with Frank DiLellaPhoto Flash: Cast of Broadway's HOLIDAY INN Hits Birdland with Frank DiLella
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

The Broadway at Birdland concert series recently welcomed the return of NY1 theater journalist Frank DiLella in the sixth episode of his new talk show, 'Show Biz After Hours With Frank DiLella.' Frank's very special guests were Melissa Erico, Corbin Bleu, Mario Cantone and Bryce Pinkham. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Broadway AM Report, 9/21/2016 - Hasan Minhaj, Edward Albee and More!Broadway AM Report, 9/21/2016 - Hasan Minhaj, Edward Albee and More!
by Jessica Khan - Sep 21, 2016

Today's big news: THE DAILY SHOW's Hasan Minhaj launches a new series on Muslim identity at Joe's Pub, and theaters across Broadway and Off-Broadway dim their lights tonight in honor of Edward Albee! (more...)

BWW TV: Be Our Guest! Chatting with the Team Behind BEAUTY AND THE BEAST on Its 25th AnniversaryBWW TV: Be Our Guest! Chatting with the Team Behind BEAUTY AND THE BEAST on Its 25th Anniversary
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 20, 2016

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of 'Beauty and the Beast,' Walt Disney Studios and the Film Society of Lincoln Center presented an exclusive screening of the beloved animated classic at Alice Tully Hall. BroadwayWorld was there and brings you interviews with original stars Angela Lansbury, Paige O'Hara and more, composer Alan Menken, and fellow musical theatre writers Stephen Schwartz, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez! (more...)

Mario Cantone, Michael Urie, Stark Sands & More Set for WAR OF THE WORLDS Benefit Reading, 10/24Mario Cantone, Michael Urie, Stark Sands & More Set for WAR OF THE WORLDS Benefit Reading, 10/24
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

Abingdon Theatre Company will present a star-studded benefit reading of Orson Welles' WAR OF THE WORLDS, featuring Mario Cantone, David Greenspan, Martin Moran, Stark Sands, Michael Urie, and other artists to be announced. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Wishing a Happy 25th Anniversary to BEAUTY AND THE BEASTPhoto Coverage: Wishing a Happy 25th Anniversary to BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 19, 2016

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of 'Beauty and the Beast,' The Walt Disney Studios and the Film Society of Lincoln Center presented an exclusive screening of the beloved animated classic at Alice Tully Hall. It was here, in September 1991, that a work-in-progress version of 'Beauty and the Beast' was first screened at the New York Film Festival -- and received a standing ovation. This 'tale as old as time' went on to break ground as the first animated feature film to receive an Academy AwardŽ nomination, and twenty-five years later audiences of all ages continue to fall in love with this enchanting tale, its captivating characters and unforgettable, award-winning music score and original song, 'Beauty and the Beast.' (more...)

Off-Broadway Smash RUTHLESS! to Close TomorrowOff-Broadway Smash RUTHLESS! to Close Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

The Off-Broadway smash RUTHLESS! THE MUSICAL will conclude its triumphant 14-month run tomorrow (Saturday) at St. Luke's Theatre, 308 West 46 Street (just west of Eighth Ave.) RUTHLESS! opened July 13, 2015 to unanimous rave reviews led by Entertainment Weekly which called the show, "Uproarious! A mash-up of THE BAD SEED, GYPSY, ALL ABOUT EVE, plus the films of Douglas Sirk and John Waters!" Just some of the celebrities spotted in the audience have included Ron Howard, Regis & Joy Philbin, Bernadette Peters, Lynn Cohen, Chelsie Hightower, Mario Cantone, Dmitry Chaplin, Laura Bell Bundy, Barbara Eden, Jan Maxwell, Legacy, Larry Thomas (The Soup Nazi), Jackie Hoffman, Sierra Boggess, and Dame Gillian Lynne. The original cast recording, produced by Robert Sher, is set for release this fall. (more...)

Off-Broadway Hit A ROOM OF MY OWN Opens 9/22 at The Seven Angels TheatreOff-Broadway Hit A ROOM OF MY OWN Opens 9/22 at The Seven Angels Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

After a sold out run at The Abingdon Theatre in NYC earlier this year, Charles Messina's hysterical nostalgia piece A ROOM OF MY OWN, about growing up in a one room apartment in Greenwich Village in the 70s, opens a limited run at The Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury, Conn.  Previews begin September 22nd. (more...)

Final 5 Performances of RUTHLESS!Final 5 Performances of RUTHLESS!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2016

There are only five performances remaining for the Off-Broadway smash RUTHLESS! The Musical, which concludes its triumphant 14-month run on September 10th.  (more...)

NJ Rep to Present IAGO by James McLure This FallNJ Rep to Present IAGO by James McLure This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

New Jersey Repertory Company, located at 179 Broadway in Long Branch, is proud to announce the New Jersey premiere of IAGO by James McLure. (more...)

BWW Interview:  Liza Vann in IAGO at NJ RepBWW Interview: Liza Vann in IAGO at NJ Rep
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 12, 2016

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Liza Vann who will play Vivacity in James McLure's IAGO. Directed by the SuzAnne Barabas, the show will be performed at New Jersey Repertory Theatre from August 25th to September 25th. (more...)

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