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Matthew Broderick Guest Stars on Cartoon Network's ADVENTURE TIME Today, 9/3
by TV News Desk - Sep 3, 2012

TVGuide reports that Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick will lend his voice to an episode of Cartoon Network's ADVENTURE TIME. The animated series follows the adventures of a young boy and his 'magically powered' dog. (more...)

MCC's DON'T GO GENTLE Begins Performances
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2012

MCC THEATER (Robert LuPone, Bernard Telsey, William Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) begins previews today for the world premiere production of Don't Go Gentle by Stephen Belber and directed by Lucie Tiberghien, who also directed Belber's play Geometry of Fire at the Rattlestick Theater. (more...)

Arthur Darvill & Laurence Fox Set for OUR BOYS, Beginning Previews at Duchess Theatre, Sept 26
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2012

Written from his own experience, Jonathan Lewis's Our Boys is a wonderfully funny yet searingly honest account of the tribulations, tedium and terror that young soldiers face when recovering from injuries incurred in the line of duty. It opens for a limited 12-week season at the Duchess Theatre on Wednesday 3 October, with previews from tonight, Wednesday 26 September. The cast features Arthur Darvill (Rory in Doctor Who) and Laurence Fox (James in Lewis). (more...)

'Rent' Alum Jesse L. Martin to Recur on NBC's SMASH
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2012

"Law & Order" star Jesse L. Martin - one of the original members of the Tony-winning "Rent" Broadway cast - will recur over an arc of six episodes in NBC's SMASH and will sing in some episodes when the musical drama series returns at mid-season. (more...)

Arthur Darvill & Laurence Fox Set for OUR BOYS at the Duchess Theatre, Opening Tonight, Oct 3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2012

Written from his own experience, Jonathan Lewis's Our Boys is a wonderfully funny yet searingly honest account of the tribulations, tedium and terror that young soldiers face when recovering from injuries incurred in the line of duty. It opens for a limited 12-week season at the Duchess Theatre tonight, 3 October. The cast features Arthur Darvill (Rory in Doctor Who) and Laurence Fox (James in Lewis). (more...)

Universal Television Signs Eva Longoria to First-Look Development Deal
by TV News Desk - Oct 25, 2012

Universal Television has signed a first-look development deal with Eva Longoria (NBC's 'Ready for Love,' 'Desperate Housewives'), it was announced jointly today by Paul Telegdy, President, Alternative and Late Night Programming, NBC Entertainment, and Jennifer Salke, President, NBC Entertainment. (more...)

Matthew Broderick Set for 'MOBY DICK' Reading to Benefit South Street Seaport Museum Tonight, 10/15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2012

Matthew Broderick will appear in a benefit performance for New York City's South Street Seaport Museum tonight, October 15 at 7:30 pm. The 'Celebrating Moby-Dick Benefit' will be an immersive evening of readings and films, starring Broderick as Ishmael, Edward Herrmann as Ahab, and John Douglas Thompson as Father Mapple. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of MCC's DON'T GO GENTLE
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 15, 2012

MCC THEATER presents the world premiere production of Don't Go Gentle by Stephen Belber and directed by Lucie Tiberghien, which opened last night, October 14, at the Rattlestick Theater. Don't Go Gentle features David Wilson Barnes (Broadway's The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Becky Shaw at Second Stage), newcomer Maxx Brawer, Michael Cristofer (NBC's hit series "Smash," Broadway's A View from the Bridge with Liev Schreiber), Angela Lewis (Milk Like Sugar at Playwrights Horizons), and Jennifer Mudge (Roundabout Theatre Company's The Philanthropist). BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the big opening below! (more...)

First Look: Matthew Broderick Guest Stars on NBC's 30 ROCK Tonight, 10/11
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2012

Matthew Broderick, star of Broadway's NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, guests stars on Thursday night's episode of 30 ROCK, entitled 'Governor Dunston.' Check out photos from the episode! (more...)

Jesse L. Martin Joins NBC Pilot THE SECRET LIVES OF HUSBANDS AND WIVES
by TV News Desk - Oct 10, 2012

RENT alum and LAW & ORDER vet, Jesse L. Martin, is set to join the cast of NBC's upcoming pilot, THE SECRET LIVES OF HUSBANDS AND WIVES. (more...)

THE AMERICAN PLAN, 4000 MILES and FIFTY WORDS Headline Ustinov Studio at Theatre Royal Bath's 2013 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2012

For Spring 2013 the Ustinov Studio presents an American Season, its anticipated fourth season of new commissions and UK premieres, running from Thursday 7th March - Saturday 15th June 2013. Previous seasons have been critically acclaimed, with In the Next Room winning Best New Play at the Theatre Awards UK 2012 and the adventurous policy of the Ustinov, for its serious and innovative undertaking of producing new plays by important writers, recognised by a nomination for the 2012 Empty Space…Peter Brook Award. (more...)

Commissioned Portrait of Suzanne Usdan Donated to Usdan Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2012

An oil portrait of the late Suzanne Lemberg Usdan, a Founding Trustee of the Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, has been donated to the Center by Dr. Jerrold Ross, a former Trustee of the Center and its longtime President. Dr. Ross is Dean of the Department of Education at St. John's University in Queens, and Academic Vice Presidentof the University's Staten Island campus. The portrait, painted by internationally known artist Norman Blackwell, commemorates the 10th anniversary of Mrs. Usdan's death. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Matthew Broderick Reveals Most Embarrassing B'Way Moment on BRAVO
by Stage Tube - May 22, 2012

Matthew Broderick, star of Broadway's NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, was a guest on last night's 'Watch What Happens Live' on Bravo. While playing host Andy Cohen's favorite game of 'Plead the Fifth', Broderick revealed his most embarrassing moment on the Broadway stage. (more...)

Jackie Hoffman, Noah Racey and More Join Berkshire Theatre Group's Summer Casts
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2012

Berkshire Theatre Group today announced its acting ensemble for the Summer of 2012 with a mixture of Berkshire Theatre Group alumni, newcomers, up and coming talent and seasoned professionals. (more...)

Ted Schneider, Susan Louise O'Connor, et al. to Lead La MaMa's ESCAPE
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2012

Since its first production, The Seven Deadly Elements, premiered at La MaMa E.T.C. in 1977, the Soho-based Creation Production Company has worked to generate innovative forms of theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: Playwrights Horizons Presents THE BIG MEAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2012

Playwrights Horizons just announced complete casting for the New York premiere of THE BIG MEAL, a new play by Dan LeFranc (Sixty Miles to Silver Lake at P73/Soho Rep, In the Labyrinth at Soho Rep). Directed by the Obie Award-winning "white-hot young director" (The New York Times) Sam Gold (Circle Mirror Transformation and Kin at PH, Seminar on Broadway, Tigers Be Still, The Aliens, The Coward), the production will begin previews Thursday, March 1 at 7:30 PM with an Opening Night set for Wednesday, March 21 at 7PM. The limited engagement will play through Sunday, April 8 at Playwrights Horizons' Peter Jay Sharp Theater (416 West 42nd Street). (more...)

San Jose Rep's GOD OF CARNAGE Begins Previews Tonight; Full Cast Info
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2012

The Bay Area premiere of San Jose Rep's God of Carnage begins previews tonight. This winner of the 2009 Tony Award® for Best Play was written by Yasmina Reza and translated by Christopher Hampton. The production runs from March 22 to April 15, 2012, with Opening Night on Wednesday, March 28 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

SUNSET BOULEVARD's Christopher Hampton to Write Lloyd Webber's Profumo Affair Musical?
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2012

Andrew Lloyd Webber is developing a musical about the Stephen Ward, the man who introduced call girl Christine Keeler to war secretary John Profumo. The resulting Profumo Affair scandal began the end of Harold MacMillan's government in 1960s Britain. According to a post by Michael Riedel on nypost.com, SUNSET BOULEVARD scriptwriter Christopher Hampton may be asked to write the script for Lloyd Webber's new project. (more...)

HARRY POTTER Star Matthew Lewis Joins West End's OUR BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2012

Jonathan Lewis' OUR BOYS opens for a limited 12-week season at the Duchess Theatre on Wednesday 3 October, with previews from Wednesday 26 September. The production features Arthur Darvill (best known for his role as Rory in Doctor Who) and Laurence Fox (who played James in Lewis); today, the Daily Mail reports that Matthew Lewis, most recognizable for his role in the HARRY POTTER series of films, has joined the cast. (more...)

Jill Paice & Ryan Silverman Will Lead REBECCA on Broadway at the Broadhurst This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2012

REBECCA, the new musical based on the classic novel by Daphne du Maurier novel, has found its male and female leads: Jill Paice will play the role of "I" and Ryan Silverman the role of "Maxim de Winter." REBECCA will open on Broadway Sunday, November 18 at The Broadhurst Theatre. Previews will begin Tuesday, October 30. (more...)

Arthur Darvill & Laurence Fox Set for OUR BOYS at the Duchess Theatre this Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2012

Written from his own experience, Jonathan Lewis's Our Boys is a wonderfully funny yet searingly honest account of the tribulations, tedium and terror that young soldiers face when recovering from injuries incurred in the line of duty. It opens for a limited 12-week season at the Duchess Theatre on Wednesday 3 October, with previews from Wednesday 26 September. The cast features Arthur Darvill (Rory in Doctor Who) and Laurence Fox (James in Lewis). (more...)

Jolyon Coy and Lewis Reeves Join Matthew Lewis in West End's OUR BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2012

As BroadwayWorld previously announced, Matthew Lewis, best known for playing Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter film series, will make his West End debut this autumn when he joins Cian Barry, Arthur Darvill and Laurence Fox in the cast of Our Boys at the Duchess Theatre (previews from 26 September). Now Jolyon Coy and Lewis Reeves have also joined the cast, according to the show's official website. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Old Globe's GOD OF CARNAGE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2012

The Old Globe today announced the cast and creative team for the San Diego Premiere of God of Carnage, written by Yasmina Reza and translated by Christopher Hampton. The Tony Award-winning comedy is directed by Richard Seer and will run July 27 - Sept. 2 in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Preview performances run July 27 - Aug. 1. Opening night is Thursday, Aug. 2 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park. Check out photos of the cast below! (more...)

Christopher Fitzgerald Joins Cast of MCC's SMALL ENGINE REPAIR; David Wilson Barnes, Michael Cristofer Join DON'T GO GENTLE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

MCC THEATER today announced full casting for Don't Go Gentle and additional casting for Small Engine Repair, two productions in their upcoming 2012-13 season, which marks the company's 27th consecutive year producing and developing new work by today's most provocative and vibrant artists. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look- Matthew Broderick Appears as Ferris Bueller in Super Bowl Ad
by Stage Tube - Jan 30, 2012

Honda has today officially announced that actor Matthew Broderick, star of the 1980's classic film FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF, will reprise his movie role for a TV spot to air on this Sunday's Super Bowl. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Matthew Broderick Teases Possible FERRIS BUELLER Super Bowl Ad
by Movies News Desk - Jan 27, 2012

A video has just been posted on YouTube featuring actor Matthew Broderick, star of the 1980's classic film FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF. In the video, the actor teases that he may reprise his famous movie role in a potential TV ad to air on Super Bowl Sunday. (more...)

James Purefoy to Join Cast of ABC's REVENGE
by TV News Desk - Jan 20, 2012

According to The Hollywood Reporter, actor James Purefoy has been cast in the ABC drama series REVENGE. The actor will play a romantic love interest to the show's Victoria Grayson. Purefoy will first be seen on the drama series in an episode to air on late February. (more...)

'Hell on Wheels' Reigns as AMC's Second Highest Rated Original Series
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2012

AMC's season finale of 'Hell on Wheels,' which premiered on Sunday, January 15th at 10 pm EST, delivered a 2.2 HH rating and attracted 2.8 million viewers. The premiere and encore combined delivered 3.8 million viewers (10 pm EST premiere and 11 pm EST encore). Season one averaged 3 million viewers and attracted 1.3 million adults 18-49 and 1.4 million adults 25-54. 'Hell on Wheels' finishes as the second highest rated series on AMC following the success of 'The Walking Dead.' AMC greenlit a second season of 'Hell on Wheels' in December. (more...)

New Rep Announces ART
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2012

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, has announced 'ART,' from the Tony Award-winning playwright of God of Carnage. (more...)

CNBC to Present BILL GATES: HOW A GEEK CHANGED THE WORLD, 1/12
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2012

Bill Gates and his audacious mission to put 'a computer on every desk and in every home' is now close to a description of modern life. In building his multi-billion dollar company, Gates made himself the richest man in the world, but he has also been dogged by controversy, as his ruthless leadership contributed to Microsoft being sued by the U.S. government. (more...)

New Rep Announces ART
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2012

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, has announced 'ART,' from the Tony Award-winning playwright of God of Carnage. (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Now Accepting LIVEforFIVE Lottery Entries for THE BIG MEAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2012

Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) begins accepting entries today, Wednesday, February 22, for its popular LIVEforFIVE online lottery for $5 tickets to the New York premiere of THE BIG MEAL, a new play by Dan LeFranc (Sixty Miles to Silver Lake at P73/Soho Rep, In the Labyrinth at Soho Rep), directed by Obie Award winner Sam Gold (Circle Mirror Transformation and Kin at PH, Seminar on Broadway, Tigers Be Still, The Aliens, The Coward). (more...)

David Wilson Barnes, Tom Bloom, et al. Join Cast of THE BIG MEAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2012

Playwrights Horizons just announced complete casting for the New York premiere of THE BIG MEAL, a new play by Dan LeFranc (Sixty Miles to Silver Lake at P73/Soho Rep, In the Labyrinth at Soho Rep). Directed by the Obie Award-winning "white-hot young director" (The New York Times) Sam Gold (Circle Mirror Transformation and Kin at PH, Seminar on Broadway, Tigers Be Still, The Aliens, The Coward), the production will begin previews Thursday, March 1 at 7:30 PM with an Opening Night set for Wednesday, March 21 at 7PM. The limited engagement will play through Sunday, April 8 at Playwrights Horizons' Peter Jay Sharp Theater (416 West 42nd Street). (more...)

Guthrie Theater to Celebrate Christopher Hampton in 2012
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2012

Director Joe Dowling today announced the three plays that will comprise the Guthrie's 2012 celebration of prolific British playwright, screenwriter and director Christopher Hampton. A Guthrie commission of Appomattox, a new play based upon Hampton's original 2007 opera collaboration with composer Philip Glass, will be joined by Tales from Hollywood and Total Eclipse. (more...)

Free Concerts & Programs Set For This Holiday Season at LCT
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2011

Lincoln Center's vibrant public and visitors space on the Upper West Side, the David Rubenstein Atrium, offers shopping, warm up with a hot drink from 'wichcraft, and enjoy great music with Target® Free Thursdays and Meet the Artist Saturdays. (more...)

New Rep Announces ART
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2011

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, has announced 'ART,' from the Tony Award-winning playwright of God of Carnage. (more...)

AMC Renews HELL ON WHEELS For Second Season
by TV News Desk - Dec 27, 2011

Deadline.com reports that AMC has renewed it's western series HELL ON WHEELS for a second season. Thw show premiered on the AMC Network on November 6th and has currently broadcast seven episodes of season one. (more...)

CNBC to Present BILL GATES: HOW A GEEK CHANGED THE WORLD, 1/12
by TV News Desk - Dec 21, 2011

Bill Gates and his audacious mission to put 'a computer on every desk and in every home' is now close to a description of modern life. In building his multi-billion dollar company, Gates made himself the richest man in the world, but he has also been dogged by controversy, as his ruthless leadership contributed to Microsoft being sued by the U.S. government. (more...)

Tickets Now On Sale for MCC Theater's DON'T GO GENTLE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2012

MCC THEATER (Robert LuPone, Bernard Telsey, William Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) today announced that individual tickets have gone on-sale for the first show of its 2012-13 season: the world premiere of Stephen Belber's Don't Go Gentle. Performances take place at The Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher Street) and tickets go on sale at 11AM today Thursday, August 23rd at www.mcctheater.org or by calling (212) 352-3101. (more...)

Matthew Broderick to Guest Star on Cartoon Network's ADVENTURE TIME
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2012

TVGuide reports that Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick will lend his voice to an episode of Cartoon Network's ADVENTURE TIME. The animated series follows the adventures of a young boy and his 'magically powered' dog. (more...)

Matthew Broderick Set for 'Moby Dick' Reading to Benefit South Street Seaport Museum
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2012

Matthew Broderick will appear in a benefit performance for New York City's South Street Seaport Museum on Monday, October 15 at 7:30 pm. The 'Celebrating Moby-Dick Benefit' will be an immersive evening of readings and films, starring Broderick as Ishmael, Edward Herrmann as Ahab, and John Douglas Thompson as Father Mapple. (more...)

James Purefoy to Guest Star on ABC's REVENGE, 4/18
by TV News Desk - Apr 6, 2012

James Purefoy will guest star on the April 18th episode of ABC's REVENGE entitled 'Doubt'. On the episode, Daniel's imprisonment sends Victoria to depths that no one thought possible, as the surprise return of a past love (Purefoy as Dominik Wright) provides a destructive but welcome distraction from her family's struggles. (more...)

Matthew Broderick Co-hosts LIVE! WITH KELLY Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

Syndicated morning show "LIVE! with Kelly" welcomes Matthew Broderick to co-host with Kelly Ripa today, April 26. Matthew Broderick currently stars in Broadway's Nice Work If You Can Get It. See the full co-host lineup through April 27 below. (more...)

Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh, et al. Cast in HIS GREATNESS, Opening April 27 at Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

A European premiere from one of Canada's pre-eminent playwrights, Daniel MacIvor, His Greatness opens at the Finborough Theatre on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 (Press Night: Friday, 27 April 2012 at 7.30pm) for a four week limited season. Directed by Che Walker, the cast includes Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh and Toby Wharton. (more...)

Photo Flash: Matthew Broderick on This Morning's LIVE! WITH KELLY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

Host Kelly Ripa was joined by 'Nice Work If You Can Get It' star Matthew Broderick as her co-host this morning. Kelly and Matthew spoke with actress Jenna Fischer, acclaimed director Garry Marshall and were visited by 'Dancing with the Stars' dance partners Katherine Jenkins and Mark Ballas. See a photo of Broderick on the show below! (more...)

Matthew Broderick Talks NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on LIVE WITH KELLY!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

Stage and screen star Matthew Broderick joined Kelly Ripa this morning as guest host on 'Live with Kelly.' While he was there he chatted about 'Nice Work If You Can Get It,' and welcomed Jenna Fischer, acclaimed director Garry Marshall and 'Dancing with the Stars' dance partners Katherine Jenkins and Mark Ballas. Click here to check out his appearance! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Matthew Broderick Appears on Good Morning America
by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2012

Two-time Tony winner Matthew Broderick appeared on this morning's GOOD MORNING AMERICA to discuss his new play, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT. (more...)

James Purefoy to Guest Star on ABC's REVENGE, 4/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2012

James Purefoy will guest star on the April 18th episode of ABC's REVENGE entitled 'Doubt'. On the episode, Daniel's imprisonment sends Victoria to depths that no one thought possible, as the surprise return of a past love (Purefoy as Dominik Wright) provides a destructive but welcome distraction from her family's struggles. (more...)

Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh, et al. Cast in HIS GREATNESS, Opening April 27 at Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2012

A European premiere from one of Canada's pre-eminent playwrights, Daniel MacIvor, His Greatness opens at the Finborough Theatre on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 (Press Night: Friday, 27 April 2012 at 7.30pm) for a four week limited season. Directed by Che Walker, the cast includes Russell Bentley, Matthew Marsh and Toby Wharton. (more...)

Matthew Broderick to Co-host LIVE! WITH KELLY, 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2012

Syndicated morning show "LIVE! with Kelly" announces the line-up of guest co-hosts who will join Kelly Ripa during the week of April 23-27, 2012. The lineup includes actor Matthew Broderick, who currently stars in Broadway's Nice Work if you Can Get It. See the full lineup below. (more...)

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