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St. James Theatre (New York, NY)
246 West 44th St.

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Based on a novel by Bradford Ropes and the 1933 Warner Bros.

A big…bright…bold dance musical. It’s the ultimate backstage showbiz fairy tale when a stage struck understudy becomes an overnight star. Filled with a hit parade of songs like “Lullaby of Broadway,” “We’re in the Money,” “Shuffle Off to Buffalo” and of course, “42nd Street,” it will leave you tapping your toes, with a smile on your face and a song in your heart. This Tony Award winner for Best Musical is a song and dance extravaganza.


Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Prospect Theater's THE UNDERCLASSMANPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Prospect Theater's THE UNDERCLASSMAN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Prospect Theater Company presents The Underclassman, an original musical that explores F. Scott Fitzgerald's coming of age as a writer on the eve of World War I, and his first romance with the elusive debutante Ginevra King. Performances are November 9, 2014 with the run extended now through November 30 at The Duke on 42nd Street, located at 229 W. 42nd Street, NYC. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal! (more...)

Photo Flash: Michael Cerveris, Matthew Rauch, Stephen Spinella and More in Red Bull's THE TEMPEST Benefit ReadingPhoto Flash: Michael Cerveris, Matthew Rauch, Stephen Spinella and More in Red Bull's THE TEMPEST Benefit Reading
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Red Bull Theater's Revelations Readings kicked off its new season with a gala benefit reading of WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE'S THE TEMPEST, featuring Michael Cerveris as Prospero. Directed by Jesse Berger the cast also included De'Adre Aziza, Gerry Bamman, Clifton Duncan,Angel Desai, Sean Patrick Doyle, Glenn Fleshler, Carman Lacivita, Drew Ledbetter, Matthew Rauch, Jay O. Sanders,Stephen Spinella, Raphael Nash Thompson, Auden Thornton,Michael Urie, Marc Vietor, and more. The Tempest featured original live music by Greg Pliska. It took place for one night only on October 20th at Playwrights Horizons, 416 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues. An exclusive party with the cast and special guests followed this benefit reading. Scroll down for photos from the festivities! (more...)

THE REAL THING, Starring Ewan McGregor & Maggie Gyllenhaal, Opens Tonight on BroadwayTHE REAL THING, Starring Ewan McGregor & Maggie Gyllenhaal, Opens Tonight on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play, The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as 'Henry' and Maggie Gyllenhaal as 'Annie' in their Broadway debuts; Cynthia Nixon as 'Charlotte' and Josh Hamilton as 'Max.' Sam Gold directs the cast of seven, which also includes Alex Breaux as 'Brodie,' Ronan Raftery as 'Billy' and Madeline Weinstein as 'Debbie.' The Real Thing officially opens tonight, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). This is a limited engagement thru January 4, 2015. (more...)

Prospect Theater Company Extends THE UNDERCLASSMAN Through 11/30Prospect Theater Company Extends THE UNDERCLASSMAN Through 11/30
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

Before performances begin November 9, Prospect Theater Company has announced an extension of performances for The Underclassman, an original musical that explores F. Scott Fitzgerald's coming of age as a writer on the eve of World War I, and his first romance with the elusive debutante Ginevra King. Performances are November 9 through November 30 (originally scheduled through November 23), at The Duke on 42nd Street, located at 229 W. 42nd Street, NYC. Press Opening is November 19 at 7:30pm. (more...)

THE REAL THING, Starring Ewan McGregor & Maggie Gyllenhaal, Opens on Broadway TomorrowTHE REAL THING, Starring Ewan McGregor & Maggie Gyllenhaal, Opens on Broadway Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play, The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as "Henry" and Maggie Gyllenhaal as "Annie" in their Broadway debuts; Cynthia Nixon as "Charlotte" and Josh Hamilton as "Max." Sam Gold directs the cast of seven, which also includes Alex Breaux as "Brodie," Ronan Raftery as "Billy" and Madeline Weinstein as "Debbie." The Real Thing officially opens tomorrow, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). This is a limited engagement thru January 4, 2015. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Bill Pullman and More in The New Group's STICKS AND BONESPhoto Flash: First Look at Bill Pullman and More in The New Group's STICKS AND BONES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

David Rabe's Sticks and Bones launches The New Group's 20th Anniversary Season. Directed by Scott Elliott, this production features Richard Chamberlain, Nadia Gan, Holly Hunter, Morocco Omari, Bill Pullman, Ben Schnetzer andRaviv Ullman. Previews began on October 21 in advance of an Official Opening Night on Thursday, November 6. A limited Off-Broadway engagement plays through December 14 at The New Group at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

13th Street Repertory Theater's IRVING BERLIN RAGTIME REVUE to Open 11/913th Street Repertory Theater's IRVING BERLIN RAGTIME REVUE to Open 11/9
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

When ASCAP Award-winning writer/director Chip Deffaa's "The Irving Berlin Ragtime Revue" opens November 9th at the 13th Street Repertory Theater (50 W. 13th Street, NYC), it will include some Berlin rarities and rediscoveries unheard in a century, including some never-recorded Berlin numbers. (more...)

ASICS America Honors NYC MarathonersASICS America Honors NYC Marathoners
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Whether running through all five boroughs on race day, keeping pace while commuting on the 6 train each morning, or dashing around a downtown diner, each New Yorker is a marathoner in his or her own right. It is no coincidence that more than two million spectators line the streets to cheer on the 50,000 runners who descend upon the streets of New York City each November to compete in the country's largest marathon. In celebration of every type of marathoner, ASICS America, an official race sponsor for over 20 years, is bringing its 'We Are Marathoners' campaign back to the Big Apple for this year's TCS New York City Marathon. The multi-faceted campaign honors the commitment, character and courage of marathoners with a multitude of personalized mini-marathoner statues commemorating this year's runners and limited-edition TCS New York City Marathon apparel and footwear collection. (more...)

BROADWAY SESSIONS Is A 'DRAG' For Halloween This WeekBROADWAY SESSIONS Is A 'DRAG' For Halloween This Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

This Thursday, October 30th, Broadway Sessions is a DRAG- A Hallo-Queen Hootenanny. Featuring Broadway and Musical Theater gentlemen taking the stage as their glamorous female alter ego's. (more...)

BWW Interview: THE BAND WAGON's Todd Ellison Loves the Intense Pressure of Encores! ShowsBWW Interview: THE BAND WAGON's Todd Ellison Loves the Intense Pressure of Encores! Shows
by Sally Henry - Oct 28, 2014

Conductor Todd Ellison is quite possibly one of the busiest men in the industry right now. His involvement in the fast-approaching production of THE BAND WAGON with Encores!, a Christmas concert with the Pittsburgh Symphony, and his own staged musical in March, only begin to scratch the surface of his hectic schedule for the next six months. Fortunately for us, he recently took the time to sit down and discuss these as well as prior engagements. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Tom Dugan in WIESENTHAL Off-BroadwayPhoto Flash: First Look at Tom Dugan in WIESENTHAL Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Daryl Roth (Kinky Boots, The Normal Heart) and Karyl Lynn Burns (The Best is Yet to Come) present the New York premiere of Wiesenthal, the award-winning play written by and starring Tom Dugan and directed by Jenny Sullivan. Wiesenthal is now playing at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row, (410 W. 42nd Street). Opening night is November 5. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Dugan onstage below! (more...)

Rokicki/Iconis Double Feature Set for the Laurie Beechman, 10/31Rokicki/Iconis Double Feature Set for the Laurie Beechman, 10/31
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

F. Michael Haynie, Molly Hager, Eric William Morris, Jeremy Morse, Luca Padovan, Jose Restrepo, Jason SweetTooth William, and others will star in A Rokicki/Iconis Double Feature a Halloween double-bill comprised of two separate concerts, October 31st at The Laurie Beechman Theater. (more...)

Starla Benford, Jade Eshete and More Star in Signature Theatre's OUR LADY OF KIBEHO, Beginning TonightStarla Benford, Jade Eshete and More Star in Signature Theatre's OUR LADY OF KIBEHO, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Signature Theatre presents the World Premiere of OUR LADY OF KIBEHO by Katori Hall, directed by Michael Greif. The production runs tonight, October 28, through December 7, 2014 with a November 16 opening night in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). (more...)

VIDEO: Ewan McGregor Talks Making Broadway Debut in THE REAL THING on 'Tonight'VIDEO: Ewan McGregor Talks Making Broadway Debut in THE REAL THING on 'Tonight'
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Jimmy and Charles Barkley face-off against Ewan McGregor and Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy in a game of charades. Later, Jimmy chats with Ewan McGregor about making his Broadway debut play, (more...)

BWW TV: Meet the Company of WIESENTHAL; Opens 11/5 at Acorn TheatreBWW TV: Meet the Company of WIESENTHAL; Opens 11/5 at Acorn Theatre
by Randy Rainbow - Oct 27, 2014

Daryl Roth (Kinky Boots, The Normal Heart) and Karyl Lynn Burns (The Best is Yet to Come) present the New York premiere of Wiesenthal, the award-winning play written by and starring Tom Dugan and directed by Jenny Sullivan. Wiesenthal opens November 5 at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row, (410 W. 42nd Street). The company just met the press and you can check out highlights from the special event below! (more...)

Twitter Watch: Andy Karl Live Tweets from ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Photo ShootTwitter Watch: Andy Karl Live Tweets from ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Photo Shoot
by BWW Staff - Oct 27, 2014

On Twitter Watch, Andy Karl wrote 'Hey everybody @Andy_Karl here tweeting for Roundabout. I'll be giving you an inside look at On the Twentieth Century today! #AndyKarl20C (more...)

Musicals Tonight! to Present THE GIRL WHO CAME TO SUPPER Next MonthMusicals Tonight! to Present THE GIRL WHO CAME TO SUPPER Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

The Girl Who Came to Supper is set in 1911 London at the time of George V's coronation. (more...)

DM Playhouse's Reading Series to Present DETROIT, 11/3DM Playhouse's Reading Series to Present DETROIT, 11/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

The Des Moines Community Playhouse play reading series presents Lisa D'Amour's 'Detroit,' 7:00 PM, Monday, Nov. 3. The evening is free; beverages will be available for purchase. (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ewan McGregor, Maggie Gyllenhaal & More in THE REAL THING on BroadwayBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ewan McGregor, Maggie Gyllenhaal & More in THE REAL THING on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 27, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play, The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as 'Henry' and Maggie Gyllenhaal as 'Annie' in their Broadway debuts; Cynthia Nixon as 'Charlotte' and Josh Hamilton as 'Max.' Sam Gold directs the cast of seven, which also includes Alex Breaux as 'Brodie,' Ronan Raftery as 'Billy' and Madeline Weinstein as 'Debbie.' The Real Thing is currently in previews and will open on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below! (more...)

South Florida Theatre Committee Announces 2013-2014 Silver Palm AwardsSouth Florida Theatre Committee Announces 2013-2014 Silver Palm Awards
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2014

The South Florida Silver Palm Theatre Awards committee, founded seven years ago to honor theatrical excellence in South Florida, has announced that this year it will present the coveted award to 26 individuals and organizations. (more...)

Update: Kristin Chenoweth & Peter Gallagher in Promo Shoot for ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; Plus First Photo!Update: Kristin Chenoweth & Peter Gallagher in Promo Shoot for ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; Plus First Photo!
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2014

ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY is the hilarious Tony-winning musical comedy that is back in the spotlight nearly 40 years after making its Broadway debut. (more...)

BC/EFA's GYPSY OF THE YEAR Competition Returns for 26th Edition this DecemberBC/EFA's GYPSY OF THE YEAR Competition Returns for 26th Edition this December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

Broadway's best and brightest will dance, sing and celebrate six weeks of intensive fundraising as Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS presents the 26th Annual Gypsy of the Year Competition on Monday, December 8 (4:30 PM) and Tuesday, December 9 (2 PM) at the New Amsterdam Theatre (214 West 42nd Street, NYC). The event, produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares, is the culminating chapter of fall fundraising efforts by Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies. (more...)

DM Playhouse to Stage THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER, 11/14-29DM Playhouse to Stage THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER, 11/14-29
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

The Kate Goldman Children's Theatre at the Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,' Nov. 14-29. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever' is sponsored by Iowa Realty. (more...)

CHOSEN CHILD to Play Boston Playwrights' Theatre, 10/30-11/22CHOSEN CHILD to Play Boston Playwrights' Theatre, 10/30-11/22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

Boston Playwrights' Theatre (BPT) continues its 2014-15 season of new plays next week with Monica Bauer's Chosen Child. (more...)

Beatles Tribute Band Prefab to Play 42West, 11/14 & 11/22Beatles Tribute Band Prefab to Play 42West, 11/14 & 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

Yeah, Yeah, Yeah! A Beatles Concert Celebration (łY3˛) will be making its Manhattan debut at 42West, 514 West 42nd Street, on November 14 and 22, 2014 at 7:30 pm. The show is performed by the nationally touring and critically acclaimed Beatles tribute band, PreFab 4. Previously, Y3 has thrilled sold-out audiences at theatres in Los Angeles, New Orleans, Phoenix, Omaha, CO, MD, MA, IL, NJ, MS, and CT, just to name a few. (more...)

WIESENTHAL Begins Tomorrow at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre RowWIESENTHAL Begins Tomorrow at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

Daryl Roth and Karyl Lynn Burns present the New York premiere of Wiesenthal, the award-winning play written by and starring Tom Dugan and directed by Jenny Sullivan. Wiesenthal begins performances October 24 at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row, (410 W. 42nd Street). Opening night is November 5. (more...)

The Glamazons & More to Join Angel Reed's Rock N' Roll Debauchery Tomorrow at 42 WestThe Glamazons & More to Join Angel Reed's Rock N' Roll Debauchery Tomorrow at 42 West
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

Angel Reed's Rock N' Roll Debauchery in association with Jacob Langfelder and Broadway the Hardway will present Rock N' Roll Debauchery's: FREAK SHOW Friday Oct. 24th at the new 42 West. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Abingdon Theatre Company Honors Dick Cavett at WHERE THE STARS ALIGN GalaPhoto Coverage: Abingdon Theatre Company Honors Dick Cavett at WHERE THE STARS ALIGN Gala
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 22, 2014

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced more than 83 new American plays in its 22-year history - just celebrated its 2014-2015 Season with ABINGDON: WHERE THE STARS ALIGN, its annual benefit gala and dinner,on October 20 at Espace (635 West 42nd Street in Manhattan). The entertaining evening honored Emmy Award-winning talk show host and actor Dick Cavett, star of Hellman v. McCarthy at Abingdon last season, and philanthropist Dr. Vijay K. Anand, a world-renowned endoscopic sinus surgeon and avid supporter of the arts. (more...)

DM Playhouse to Host Teen Improv Night, 11/8DM Playhouse to Host Teen Improv Night, 11/8
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

The Des Moines Community Playhouse is the home for Second Saturday, which will be held 7:30-10:00 PM, Saturday, Nov. 8. Second Saturday is an alternative Saturday night entertainment for young people in grades 6-12. Cost is $8. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged, and is available online at www.dmplayhouse.com. (more...)

BWW Interviews:  Pippa White and Her Upcoming 2014 UNITED SOLO THEATRE FESTIVAL PerformancesBWW Interviews: Pippa White and Her Upcoming 2014 UNITED SOLO THEATRE FESTIVAL Performances
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 22, 2014

Pippa White will be performing 'Voices From the Resistance' on 10/27 and 'Voices from Ellis Island: on 10/30 at the United Solo Theatre Festival in New York City. We had the opportunity to interview White before her two shows. (more...)

Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS Coming to Benedum Center, 11/18-23Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS Coming to Benedum Center, 11/18-23
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

The producers of IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS, the stage adaptation of the beloved classic film, have announced casting for the upcoming National Tour. (more...)

JOURNEY OF A BOMBSHELL at the United Solo Festival Adds PerformanceJOURNEY OF A BOMBSHELL at the United Solo Festival Adds Performance
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

The Journey of a Bombshell: The Ina Ray Hutton Story has added a show after all three scheduled performances have sold out. (more...)

Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal with T.R. Knight and Company of Playwrights Horizons' POCATELLOPhoto Coverage: In Rehearsal with T.R. Knight and Company of Playwrights Horizons' POCATELLO
by Walter McBride - Oct 22, 2014

Rehearsals just began for the Playwrights Horizons production of POCATELLO, the world premiere of a new play by Obie, Drama Desk and Lortel awards winner and 2014 MacArthur Foundation 'Genius' grantee Samuel D. Hunter (The Whale at PH, The Few, A Bright New Boise). Directed by Davis McCallum (The Whale at PH, The Few, London Wall, A Bright New Boise, Water by the Spoonful), the play will be the third production of the theater company's 2014/2015 Season. The cast just met the press and BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the special event below! (more...)

In the Spotlight Series: Company of Primary Stages' WHILE I YET LIVEIn the Spotlight Series: Company of Primary Stages' WHILE I YET LIVE
by Walter McBride - Oct 22, 2014

Primary Stages in association with Susan Dietz, presents the world premiere of While I Yet Live by the Tony-winning star of Kinky Boots and Angels in America, Billy Porter, and directed by Tony Award nominee Sheryl Kaller. While I Yet Live plays a limited, six-week engagement, now through October 31 at Primary Stages at The Duke on 42nd Street - a NEW 42nd Street® project (229 West 42nd Street). Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the cast in the BroadwayWorld.com series 'In The Spotlight' by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride! (more...)

The New Group's STICKS AND BONES Begins Previews TonightThe New Group's STICKS AND BONES Begins Previews Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

David Rabe's Sticks and Bones launches The New Group's 20th Anniversary Season. Directed by Scott Elliott, this production features Richard Chamberlain, Nadia Gan, Holly Hunter, Morocco Omari, Bill Pullman, Ben Schnetzer and Raviv Ullman. Previews begin tonight, October 21 in advance of an Official Opening Night on Thursday, November 6. A limited Off-Broadway engagement plays through December 14 at The New Group at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). (more...)


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STAGE TUBE: Highlights - 'Songs of Daniel & Laura Curtis' at Royal Albert HallSTAGE TUBE: Highlights - 'Songs of Daniel & Laura Curtis' at Royal Albert Hall
by Stage Tube - Oct 21, 2014

Cassie Compton (Wicked, Les Miserables), Katie Paine (We Will Rock You) and Ian Stroughair (Cats, Fame, Chicago, Rent) and more came together at the Royal Albert Hall's Elgar Room to sing the work of British composers, Daniel and Laura Curtis on October 14. Click below to watch highlights from the concert! (more...)

BROADWAY SESSIONS to Celebrate Whole Artist Management This WeekBROADWAY SESSIONS to Celebrate Whole Artist Management This Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

This Thursday, October 23rd, Broadway Sessions welcomes performers from the Whole Artist Management roster. (more...)

Evan Gray, Colton Maurer and More to Star in National Tour of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL; Kicks Off Next MonthEvan Gray, Colton Maurer and More to Star in National Tour of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL; Kicks Off Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Big League Productions is thrilled to announce casting for the 2014 - 2015 national tour of A Christmas Story, The Musical. The beloved holiday movie will be brought to life on Broadway stages across the country. This sparkling new production will launch with one performance in Owensboro, KY followed by engagements in Appleton, Memphis, Dallas, and culminating over the Christmas holidays with a three week run at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis. (more...)


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Michael Cerveris Leads Red Bull's Reading of THE TEMPEST TonightMichael Cerveris Leads Red Bull's Reading of THE TEMPEST Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Red Bull Theater's Revelations Readings will kick off its new season with a gala benefit reading of WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE'S THE TEMPEST, featuring Michael Cerveris as Prospero. (more...)

Fox Valley Rep to Present CHRISTMAS ON BROADWAY, 11/13-12/31Fox Valley Rep to Present CHRISTMAS ON BROADWAY, 11/13-12/31
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Fox Valley Repertory concludes their 2014 theater series with Rick Lewis' holiday music revue, Christmas on Broadway. Directed by Kyle Donahue and music directed by Ilana Atkins, performances will take place on the Pheasant Run Resort Mainstage November 13 - December 31, 2014.(4051 E. Main St., St. Charles, IL; box office 630-584-6342). (more...)

Megan Mullally and More Set for 2014-15 San Antonio Broadway SeriesMegan Mullally and More Set for 2014-15 San Antonio Broadway Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

The Broadway @ series originated at its now-famous home in Provincetown, MA in the summer of 2011. Since that time the series, hosted by SiriusXM radio star and pianist Seth Rudetsky and produced by Mark Cortale, has attracted Broadway's biggest stars, such as Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Sutton Foster, Megan Hilty, Cheyenne Jackson, Chita Rivera, and many other marquee names. The series has also now leapt to ongoing seasons in New Orleans, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, the Poconos, Woodstock, NY, Hartford, Detroit, as well as Sydney, Australia and London's West End. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Meet the Company of Tom Dugan's WIESENTHALPhoto Coverage: Meet the Company of Tom Dugan's WIESENTHAL
by Walter McBride - Oct 20, 2014

Daryl Roth (Kinky Boots, The Normal Heart) and Karyl Lynn Burns (The Best is Yet to Come) present the New York premiere of Wiesenthal, the award-winning play written by and starring Tom Dugan and directed by Jenny Sullivan. Wiesenthal begins performances October 24 at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row, (410 W. 42nd Street). Opening night is November 5. The company just met the press and you can go inside the special event below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 10/20- Jerry OrbachSTAGE TUBE: On This Day 10/20- Jerry Orbach
by Stage Tube - Oct 20, 2014

Happy Birthday Jerry Orbach! Jerry Orbach, best known for his starring role as wisecracking Detective Lennie Briscoe in the long-running television series 'Law & Order,' was also an accomplished Tony Award-winning Broadway and Off-Broadway actor. His theatre career began in 1960 as El Gallo in the original Off-Broadway production of The Fantasticks. He later went on to star on Broadway in such musicals as 42nd Street, Chicago (Tony Award nomination), Guys and Dolls (Tony Award nomination) and Promises, Promises which earned him the 1969 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical. (more...)

Rehearsals Start Tomorrow for POCATELLO at Playwrights Horizons; Crystal Finn Completes CastRehearsals Start Tomorrow for POCATELLO at Playwrights Horizons; Crystal Finn Completes Cast
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Rehearsals begin tomorrow, Tuesday, October 21 for the Playwrights Horizons production of POCATELLO, the world premiere of a new play by Obie, Drama Desk and Lortel awards winner and 2014 MacArthur Foundation 'Genius' grantee Samuel D. Hunter (The Whale at PH, The Few, A Bright New Boise). Directed by Davis McCallum (The Whale at PH, The Few, London Wall, A Bright New Boise, Water by the Spoonful), the play will be the third production of the theater company's 2014/2015 Season. (more...)

Breaking News: Andy Karl, Mark Linn-Baker, Michael McGrath and Mary Louise Wilson Join Cast of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY!Breaking News: Andy Karl, Mark Linn-Baker, Michael McGrath and Mary Louise Wilson Join Cast of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) just announced that the new Broadway production of the classic musical ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY starring Tony® & Emmy® Award winner Kristin Chenoweth as 'Lily Garland' and Golden Globe & SAG Award winner & Tony® nominee Peter Gallagher as 'Oscar Jaffee,' will feature Tony® nominee Andy Karl as 'Bruce Granit,' Mark Linn?Baker as 'Oliver Webb,' Tony® Award winner Michael McGrath as 'Owen O'Malley' and Tony® Award winner Mary Louise Wilson as 'Letitia Primrose.' On The Twentieth Century will be choreographed by Tony® Award winner Warren Carlyle and directed by six?time Tony® nominee Scott Ellis, and features music by Cy Coleman and book & lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green. On The Twentieth Century is based on plays by Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur & Bruce Mullholland. The original Broadway production was directed by Harold Prince. (more...)

Cincinnati Playhouse to Present TENDERLY: THE ROSEMARY CLOONEY MUSICAL, 11/15-12/28Cincinnati Playhouse to Present TENDERLY: THE ROSEMARY CLOONEY MUSICAL, 11/15-12/28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

No matter where in the world her voice and fortunes took her, Rosemary Clooney always came home. And that's the case yet again with TENDERLY: THE ROSEMARY CLOONEY MUSICAL, which debuts Nov. 15 through Dec. 28 in the Playhouse's intimate Thompson Shelterhouse Theatre. (more...)

Flat Rock Playhouse Names New Artistic DirectorFlat Rock Playhouse Names New Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

The Board of Trustees of Flat Rock Playhouse has announced that Lisa K. Bryant has been named the fourth Artistic Director in the 62 year history of the theater. Bryant has been serving as the Playhouse's Acting Artistic Director since May and prior to that was the Associate Artistic Director beginning in 2012. (more...)

Japan Society to Present Yumiko Tanaka's Shamisen Accompaniment to CROSSROADS Film, 11/15Japan Society to Present Yumiko Tanaka's Shamisen Accompaniment to CROSSROADS Film, 11/15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Acclaimed traditional gidayu-bushi (specific to bunraku puppet theater) shamisen player and avant-garde musician Yumiko Tanaka provides a thrilling soundscape to the silent film Crossroads (Jujiro, 1928) on November 15th in the second show of Japan Society's 2014-2015 Performing Arts Season multi-month musical program, The Shamisen Sessions. (more...)

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