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Upcoming Theater Book Releases for October 2016Upcoming Theater Book Releases for October 2016
by - Oct 1, 2016

Check out the latest in upcoming releases of Broadway and theatre Books and DVDs for October 2016. (more...)

Warren Carlyle Directs Workshop of Jerome Robbins Musical Revue at City Center; Is Broadway Next?Warren Carlyle Directs Workshop of Jerome Robbins Musical Revue at City Center; Is Broadway Next?
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Michael Riedel of The New York Post has reported that a  revue featuring dances from Jerome Robbins' Broadway musicals and ballets was staged in a a top-secret workshop at last week at City Center. (more...)

Will PRINCE OF BROADWAY Make Long- Awaited Broadway Premiere?Will PRINCE OF BROADWAY Make Long- Awaited Broadway Premiere?
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Michael Riedel of the New York Post has reported that the long-awaited Hal Prince musical retrospective, Prince of Broadway, may make its Broadway premiere next season. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Air Edward Albee Tribute This FridayTHEATER TALK to Air Edward Albee Tribute This Friday
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

THEATER TALK pays tribute to playwright Edward Albee with a compilation episode that includes highlights from two of the playwright's interviews on the series, one from 2003, the other from 2007. (more...)

Will HEDWIG Composer Stephen Trask Hustle New Disco Musical to Broadway?Will HEDWIG Composer Stephen Trask Hustle New Disco Musical to Broadway?
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

Michael Riedel of the New York Post has reported on the latest project from the composer of cult hit Hedwig and the Angry Inch.   (more...)

Breaking News: GROUNDHOG DAY Will Arrive on Broadway at the August Wilson Theatre Before Tonys CutoffBreaking News: GROUNDHOG DAY Will Arrive on Broadway at the August Wilson Theatre Before Tonys Cutoff
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

Following its well-received premiere at The Old Vic in London, GROUNDHOG DAY will open at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street) this spring. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 9/6/2016 - 9/13/2016Hottest Articles on BWW 9/6/2016 - 9/13/2016
by - Sep 13, 2016

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 9/6/2016 - 9/13/2016. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Michael Riedel Talks Theatre At The Friars ClubPhoto Coverage: Michael Riedel Talks Theatre At The Friars Club
by Stephen Sorokoff - Sep 13, 2016

Michael Riedel, theater columnist for the New York Post and author of the best selling book RAZZLE DAZZLE The Battle For Broadway, led a panel discussion at the Friars Club last night.  The book is advertised with the slogan, "everything you wanted to know about Broadway, but were afraid to ask"!  (more...)

The King's Speech...Teacher? Colin Firth in Consideration for Rumored Lincoln Center Revival of MY FAIR LADYThe King's Speech...Teacher? Colin Firth in Consideration for Rumored Lincoln Center Revival of MY FAIR LADY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Michael Riedel of the New York Post has reported that Lincoln Center may be courting Academy Award-winner, Colin Firth, for a rumored revival of the timeless classic, 'My Fair Lady.' (more...)

Toot Toot, Beep Beep! New Musical About the Life of Donna Summer in the WorksToot Toot, Beep Beep! New Musical About the Life of Donna Summer in the Works
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2016

This week, Michael Riedel of the New York Post reported on the brand-new Donna Summer musical currently being in workshopped in New York City.   (more...)

Rialto Chatter: Broadway-Bound GROUNDHOG DAY to Play Schoenfeld Theatre This Spring?Rialto Chatter: Broadway-Bound GROUNDHOG DAY to Play Schoenfeld Theatre This Spring?
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2016

While the producers remain coy regarding an opening date and theater for the production, The New York Post's Michael Riedel reports today that sources say they have a Shubert theater lined up. (more...)

Confirmed: Julie Taymor Aiming for Broadway Return with Revival of M. BUTTERFLYConfirmed: Julie Taymor Aiming for Broadway Return with Revival of M. BUTTERFLY
by Rialto Chatter - Aug 13, 2016

While there is no official announcement, Michael Riedel writes that she is in talks to bring David Henry Hwang's Tony-winning play back to Broadway. (more...)

Is Julie Taymor Returning To Broadway With A Revival of M. BUTTERFLY?Is Julie Taymor Returning To Broadway With A Revival of M. BUTTERFLY?
by Michael Dale - Aug 9, 2016

While there is no official announcement, Michael Riedel writes that she is in talks to bring David Henry Hwang's Tony-winning play back to Broadway. (more...)

Is SUNSET BOULEVARD Broadway-Bound? Glenn Close-Led Production May Play the Palace in 2017Is SUNSET BOULEVARD Broadway-Bound? Glenn Close-Led Production May Play the Palace in 2017
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 5, 2016

'BEAUTIFUL' producers Paul Blake and Mike Bosner plan to bring the highly-acclaimed British revival of SUNSET BOULEVARD, starring Ms. Close, to the Palace Theatre for a limited 20-week run beginning in January. (more...)

VIDEO: Natascia Diaz Performs Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Burn' in ConcertVIDEO: Natascia Diaz Performs Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Burn' in Concert
by Michael Dale - Jul 26, 2016

The two-time Helen Hayes Award winner puts her own spin on the searing HAMILTON ballad. (more...)

Jennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOL. 3 to Hit the Shelves This FallJennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOL. 3 to Hit the Shelves This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Just announced, Dress Circle Publishing will release THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 3, the latest in a series by acclaimed historian and producer Jennifer Ashley Tepper on Tuesday, November 15. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

Celebrating 45 years since Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's seminal musical first hit the stage, Jesus Christ Superstar just opened at Regent's Park's Open Air Theatre, and already the production is eying the West End, according to the New York Post's Michael Riedel. He writes: 'I'm told Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice wouldn't mind a Broadway production either.' (more...)

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Eying Broadway Next?HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Eying Broadway Next?
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD does not open at London's Palace Theatre until July 30, and already there is buzz about a future transfer to Broadway. The New York Post's Michael Riedel writes: 'Word is that Friedman and Callender are in negotiations for a Shubert theater possibly for next season. They may hit Toronto first, however.' (more...)

Little-Known Alan Menken Musical KICKS May Get a Second LifeLittle-Known Alan Menken Musical KICKS May Get a Second Life
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 20, 2016

According to The New York Post's Michael Riedel, a little known Broadway musical from Alan Menken called KICKS may be getting a new life. (more...)

Broadway AM Report, 7/20/2016 - 'PIRATES', MEN ON BOATS, Junie B. Jones and More!Broadway AM Report, 7/20/2016 - 'PIRATES', MEN ON BOATS, Junie B. Jones and More!
by Jessica Khan - Jul 20, 2016

Today's big news: THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, starring Will Swenson, opens tonight at Barrington Stage, MEN ON BOATS (more here) and Junie B. Jones arrive Off-Broadway, and the company of Encores! Off-Center's GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER meets the press, so stay tuned for coverage! (more...)

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