Theatre Information

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

Get Show News + Discounts

Based on the play The Philadelphia Story by Philip Barry


Based on the movie High Society owned by Turner Entertainment Co.

Performance Now Theatre Company presents High Society. For tickets and more information, visit the website.


High Society - 1998 Broadway Page 42


Park Square's THE SCHOOL FOR LIES Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

Park Square cracks the ice of winter with a wickedly funny satire inspired by Moliere's The Misanthrope. The School for Lies by David Ives (whose Venus in Fur was nominated for a Tony Award in 2012) storms the stage in a production led by Amy Rummenie, Artistic Director of Walking Shadow Theatre Company, in her Park Square directing debut. (more...)

WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND, FOREVER PLAID and More Set for TheatreZone's 2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

'Year of the Composer' is an ambitious theatrical offering that brings musical greats Andrew Lloyd Webber, Cole Porter, and ABBA to the professional non-profit theater group that performs at the G&L Theatre in North Naples. (more...)

Investigation Discovery to Premiere All-New Series SECRET LIVES OF STEPFORD WIVES, 4/8
by TV News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

With 12 episodes, THE SECRETS LIVES OF STEPFORD WIVES premieres Tuesday, April 8 at 10 & 10:30 E/P on Investigation Discovery. (more...)

World Premiere of PRIVATE DISCLOSURES to Run 1/23-2/2 at The Bridge Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2014

New York, NY - The World Premiere of J.B. Heap's one-act comedy, Private Disclosures, will be presented at The Bridge Theatre, January 23rd - February 2nd. (more...)

Michael Praed to Star in THE WHITE CARNATION at Jermyn Street Theatre from Feb 4
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2014

Following a critically acclaimed and sell-out run at the Finborough Theatre, the first production in sixty years of R. C. Sherriff's supernatural drama, The White Carnation transfers for a limited three week run to Jermyn Street Theatre, opening on Tuesday, 4 February 2014 (Press Night: Thursday, 6 February 2014 at 7.30pm). The show stars Michael Praed (Design for Living - West End, Robin of Sherwood, Dynasty) who joins the existing superlative Finborough Theatre cast, which includes acclaimed newcomer Daisy Boulton and Benjamin Whitrow (Mr. Bennet in BBC's Pride and Prejudice). (more...)

Vancouver Opera Unveils Bold, New Look and Feel
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 31, 2014

Vancouver Opera unveils its bold, new look and feel - the first major rebranding of the company since 1985. The fresh contemporary look is part of the company's new long-term strategy aimed at broadening and deepening its connection with the communities it serves, while building a new generation of operagoers. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Anna Kendrick Star in New 'Non-Super Bowl' Spot!
by TV News Desk - Jan 30, 2014

Below, go behind the scenes of the Mega Huge Football Ad Newcastle Brown Ale almost made with the mega huge celebrity Anna Kendrick, who almost starred in it. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of New Group's INTIMACY
by Walter McBride - Jan 30, 2014

The New Group continues its 2013-2014 season with the world premiere of Intimacy, a new play by Thomas Bradshaw. Directed by Scott Elliott, Intimacy features David Anzuelo, Austin Cauldwell, Ella Dershowitz, Laura Esterman, Daniel Gerroll, Dea Julien and Keith Randolph Smith. A limited Off-Broadway engagement plays now through March 8 at TheNew Group @ Theatre Row (The Acorn Theatre / 410 West 42nd Street). BroadwayWorld was there for opening night and you can check out photos below! (more...)

Atlanta Lyric Theatre Stages SOPHISTICATED LADIES, Now thru 1/19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2014

Atlanta Lyric Theatre will present the Tony Award-­winning musical extravaganza Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies, running today, January 3 - 19, 2014 at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre (548 S. Marietta Pkwy, Marietta). (more...)

Photo Flash: The New Group's INTIMACY Opens Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2014

The New Group continues its 2013-2014 season with the world premiere of Intimacy, a new play by Thomas Bradshaw. Directed by Scott Elliott, Intimacy features David Anzuelo, Austin Cauldwell, Ella Dershowitz, Laura Esterman, Daniel Gerroll, Dea Julien and Keith Randolph Smith. A limited Off-Broadway engagement plays now through March 8 at TheNew Group @ Theatre Row (The Acorn Theatre / 410 West 42nd Street), with Official Opening Night set for tonight, January 29 at 7:00pm. BroadwayWorld has a look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Wayne Morton Joins Cast of TheatreZone's HIGH SCOIETY - THE MUSICAL, Opening 2/6
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2014

Veteran theater, television and commercial actor Wayne Morton returns to TheatreZone as the loveable and absent-minded Uncle Willie in the High Society - The Musical, the upper crust comedy featuring music by the legendary Cole Porter, opening Thursday, February 6 at the G&L Theatre in Naples. (more...)

FLEMING: THE MAN WHO WOULD BE BOND Premieres Tonight on BBC America
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2014

There's no questioning the iconic status of the man they call 007, but before his thrilling adventures hit the page or screen, they were experienced first-hand by author-to-be, Ian Fleming. Stylish and explosive - BBC AMERICA's Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond tells the fascinating story of the man whose own life and escapades were the inspiration for one of the most iconic figures in modern literature - James Bond. The new original four-part drama stars Dominic Cooper (Captain America: The Winter Soldier) as Fleming, a charming and sophisticated maverick, whose pleasure-seeking life was turned around by WWII and led to the creation of the greatest spy the world has ever known. Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond premieres tonight, January 29, 10:00pm ET/PT as part of BBC AMERICA's Dramaville. (more...)

BWW Reviews: LET'S MISBEHAVE: The Music and Lyrics of Cole Porter
by Ellen Dostal - Jan 27, 2014

International City Theatre opened its 29th season this past weekend with the California premiere of LET'S MISBEHAVE: The Music and Lyrics of Cole Porter. The relatively new musical by Karin Bowersock (book) and Patrick Young (musical arrangements) weaves together more than thirty Cole Porter standards in a story that could easily have been created from one of the composer's own lyrics. (more...)

Shakespeare Theatre Company Extends THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST thru 3/9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

The Shakespeare Theatre Company, recipient of the 2012 Regional Theatre Tony Award®, announces the extension of its current production, The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde. The production is directed by Keith Baxter and now plays through March 9, 2014, at the Lansburgh Theatre (450 7th Street NW). (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at The New Group's INTIMACY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2014

The New Group continues its 2013-2014 season with the world premiere of Intimacy, a new play by Thomas Bradshaw. Directed by Scott Elliott, Intimacy features David Anzuelo,Austin Cauldwell, Ella Dershowitz, Laura Esterman, Daniel Gerroll, Déa Julien and Keith Randolph Smith. A limited Off-Broadway engagement plays now through March 8 at TheNew Group @ Theatre Row (The Acorn Theatre / 410 West 42nd Street), with Official Opening Night set for Wednesday, January 29 at 7:00pm. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Official: Patricia Clarkson, Bradley Cooper and Alessandro Nivola to Lead THE ELEPHANT MAN on Broadway; Opens in Fall 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

Producer James L. Nederlander has confirmed that Patricia Clarkson, Bradley Cooper and Alessandro Nivola will star in Bernard Pomerance's Tony Award-winning play THE ELEPHANT MAN, directed by Scott Ellis, this fall on Broadway at a Shubert theatre to be announced. (more...)

'En La Infinita Intensidad' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2014

The journey of love is fraught with many perils of the heart, and in 'En La Infinita Intensidad,' author Luz Dary Griffiths portrays such an odyssey, wherein an innocent woman undergoes a harrowing ordeal, enduring the tragedies that come her way in the name of love. In this tale, readers will see how a forlorn soul go down a winding pathway of pain, with only a faint glimmer of hope at the distant horizon, perhaps a fleeting mirage, or maybe even true salvation waiting for her at the end of her Calvary. (more...)

HIGH SOCIETY Set for G&L Theatre, 2/6-16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2014

Prepare yourself for a glorious night of vintage Hollywood as you're invited to the wedding of the year, and what a swell party it is gonna be! (more...)

CALAMITY JANE Opens at Watermill Theatre Prior to National Tour, July 17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2014

The Watermill Theatre Newbury, Jamie Wilson, Paul Elliott and Duncan C Weldon are delighted to announce a new production of the musical "CALAMITY JANE", opening at The Watermill Theatre, Newbury on Thursday 17 July 2014 where it will play untilSaturday 6 September 2014 prior to embarking on a national tour. Full tour schedule attached. (more...)

The National Portrait Gallery, London, Appoints Phillip Prodger as Head of Photographs Collection
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

The National Portrait Gallery, London, has appointed Phillip Prodger, founding Curator of Photography at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, as Head of Photographs Collection, from 1 June 2014. (more...)

Julie Atherton, Daniel Boys & More Set for Kerrigan-Lowdermilk Concerts at St. James Studio, 8-9 Feb
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

West End stars Julie Atherton, Daniel Boys, Chloe Hart, Stuart Matthew Price and Lauren Samuels join Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk for their three-event weekend on 8 and 9 February 2014 at the St James Studio. (more...)

Hallmark's WHEN CALLS THE HEART Starts Off Strong
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

Hallmark Channel further fortified its position as a destination for original episodic programming with the premiere of its second scripted series, When Calls the Heart, debuting to a 1.5 household rating and a reach of more than 2.2 million unduplicated viewers. The Saturday, January 11th Season 1 opener elevated Hallmark Channel to be the #2 household-rated network in the 9-10pm time period, as well as #2 among P2+ (.8 rtg). The series premiere also placed among the top 10 in key demo impressions, including #2 in P2+ (1,685,000) and #3 in HH (1,286,000). New episodes of the series, based on the bestselling Canadian West novels by Janette Oke and starring actresses, Erin Krakow, Lori Loughlin, and Jean Smart will air every Saturday night for 12 consecutive weeks. (more...)

New Group's INTIMACY Begins Performances Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

The New Group continues its 2013-2014 season with the world premiere of Intimacy, a new play by Thomas Bradshaw. Directed by Scott Elliott, Intimacy features David Anzuelo, Austin Cauldwell, Ella Dershowitz, Laura Esterman, Daniel Gerroll, Dea Julien and Keith Randolph Smith. A limited Off-Broadway engagement plays January 14 - March 8 at The New Group @ Theatre Row (The Acorn Theatre / 410 West 42nd Street), with Official Opening Night set for Wednesday, January 29 at 7:00pm. (more...)

Warren Steel Debuts with 'FELIX - Memoirs of a Cat Burglar'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

From author Warren 'Stainless' Steel comes 'FELIX - Memoirs of a Cat Burglar,' an imposing work of fiction about a bored real estate salesman who, for a thrill, decides to enter the unsavoury life of a cat burglar. Readers can follow this daredevil as he learns the intricate technique of breaking into homes and then achieves the maximum profit from his spoils: a thrill-seeking experience. (more...)

Hallmark Channel Premieres Original Scripted Series WHEN CALLS THE HEART Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2014

'When Calls the Heart,' a new Hallmark Channel Original Series, rings in the New Year with stories of hope, love and encouragement when it premieres tonight, January 12 at 8pm ET/PT, 7C (more...)

L'Auditori de Barcelona y su orquesta sinfónica repasan las mejores canciones del teatro musical con voces del West End
by Siscu Valenzuela - Jan 11, 2014

Los conciertos tendran lugar los dias 11 y 12 de enero y acogeran autores tan aplaudidos como Leonard Bernstein o Andrew Lloyd Webber. (more...)

Bradley Cooper Heading Back to Broadway in THE ELEPHANT MAN?
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

There was a lot of Broadway buzz surrounding a 2012 Williamstown Theatre Festival presentation of The Elephant Man, starring Patricia Clarkson and Bradley Cooper. The production never made it to the Great White Way, but according to the Daily Mail, Cooper will lead the play on Broadway soon! (more...)

'12 Years a Slave' Helmer Steve McQueen to Explore the Black Experience in New BBC Drama
by Movies News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

'12 Years a Slave' helmer Steve McQueen will develop a drama series for the BBC which will take a look at the black experience in Britain. (more...)

THE SCHOOL FOR LIES Heats Up Park Square, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

Park Square cracks the ice of winter with a wickedly funny satire inspired by Moliere's The Misanthrope. THE SCHOOL FOR LIES by David Ives (whose Venus in Fur was nominated for a Tony Award in 2012) storms the stage in a production led by Amy Rummenie, Artistic Director of Walking Shadow Theatre Company, in her Park Square directing debut. (more...)

Lifetime's DANCE MOMS Returns for Season 4 Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 1, 2014

For the fourth season of Lifetime's hit docuseries Dance Moms, Abby will take to the road with a national scouting tour in search for the country's most elite young dancers. (more...)

Park Square's THE SCHOOL FOR LIES to Begin Performances 1/10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2013

Park Square cracks the ice of winter with a wickedly funny satire inspired by Moliere's The Misanthrope. The School for Lies by David Ives (whose Venus in Fur was nominated for a Tony Award in 2012) storms the stage in a production led by Amy Rummenie, Artistic Director of Walking Shadow Theatre Company, in her Park Square directing debut. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Dominic Cooper Portrays 'James Bond' in BBC America's FLEMING
by TV News Desk - Dec 26, 2013

BBC AMERICA's Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond tells the fascinating story of the man whose own life and escapades were the inspiration for one of the most iconic figures in modern literature - James Bond. (more...)

Shakespeare Theatre Company to Present THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, 1/16-3/2
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

Oscar Wilde's 'trivial comedy for serious people,' The Importance of Being Earnest, makes it way to the Shakespeare Theatre Company stage from January 16-March 2, 2014. With his talent for period plays, internationally acclaimed director Keith Baxter (An Ideal Husband, Mrs. Warren's Profession, The Imaginary Invalid, Lady Windermere's Fan) returns to bring this witty and intelligent comedy to life at the Company's Lansburgh Theatre (450 7th Street NW). (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Hugh Jackman Hosts Tonight's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 20, 2013

Oscar(R) nominee, three-time Emmy(R) winner and Tony Award(R) winner Hugh Jackman is set to host TNT's annual holiday spectacular Christmas in Washington. Get a first look below! (more...)

Hugh Jackman Hosts TNT's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON Tonight
by TV News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

Oscar(R) nominee, three-time Emmy(R) winner and Tony Award(R) winner Hugh Jackman is set to host TNT's annual holiday spectacular Christmas in Washington. (more...)

Review Roundup: STEPHEN WARD Opens in the West End- UPDATED!
by Review Roundups - Dec 20, 2013

Stephen Ward, which has music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and book and lyrics by playwright Christopher Hamptonand lyricist Don Black, opens tonight, 19 December 2013 at the Aldwych Theatre. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

TV: Watch Sneak Peek for Season 4 of DANCE MOMS
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2013

New Year... New Team? What Abby Lee Miller says, goes and when she says, 'everyone is replaceable,' she means it! For the fourth season of Lifetime's hit docuseries Dance Moms, Abby will take to the road with a national scouting tour in search for the country's most elite young dancers. With the threat of new dancers coming into the company, the dance moms will stop at nothing to make sure their girls have a place to shine on stage, even if it means going up against Abby. The new season of Dance Moms premieres Wednesday, January 1, 2013, at 9pm PT/ET, with new episodes airing Tuesdays at 9pm ET/PT. Check out a new trailer below! (more...)

FLEMING: THE MAN WHO WOULD BE BOND Set for Jan. 29 Premiere on BBC America
by TV News Desk - Dec 18, 2013

There's no questioning the iconic status of the man they call 007, but before his thrilling adventures hit the page or screen, they were experienced first-hand by author-to-be, Ian Fleming. Stylish and explosive - BBC AMERICA's Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond tells the fascinating story of the man whose own life and escapades were the inspiration for one of the most iconic figures in modern literature - James Bond. The new original four-part drama stars Dominic Cooper (Captain America: The Winter Soldier) as Fleming, a charming and sophisticated maverick, whose pleasure-seeking life was turned around by WWII and led to the creation of the greatest spy the world has ever known. Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond premieres Wednesday, January 29, 10:00pm ET/PT as part of BBC AMERICA's Dramaville. (more...)

Metropolitan Museum of Art Presents METROPOLITAN VANITIES: THE HISTORY OF THE DRESSING TABLE, Now thru 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

Few pieces of furniture have revealed more about leisure pursuits, popular taste, and changing social customs than the dressing table, or vanity. Metropolitan Vanities: The History of the Dressing Table at The Metropolitan Museum of Art explores the evolution of the modern dressing table. The age-old impulse to be attractive or fashionable informs and animates much of the dressing table's lengthy design history, as it does many of the objects associated with the toilette, the ritual in which the dressing table reached new heights of elegance and sophistication. The exhibition provides an overview of the origins and development of the dressing table from antiquity to the present day with some 50 related objects, paintings, and drawings selected mainly from the Metropolitan's collection. (more...)

James Eckhouse to Join Bryan Cranston in Broadway's ALL THE WAY as 'Robert McNamara'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

Producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel and Louise Gund have announced that James Eckhouse, most recently seen in the world premiere of Jane Anderson's 'The Escort' at The Geffen Playhouse and best known for playing Jim Walsh on the original 'Beverly Hills 90210', will play the role of Robert McNamara in the Broadway bound production of ALL THE WAY by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan (The Kentucky Cycle). (more...)

Eric Schiffer to Unveil Cover and Title of Newest Book in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

After the #1 bestseller 'Emotionally Charged Learning' turned the business world on its head, moving over 300,000 copies in the process, the demand for a sequel was undeniable. Today, Eric Schiffer scheduled for the end of January the official unveiling of the cover and title of his newest book, which will take place in Los Angeles, according to FashionGlamour.com. (more...)

THE GRAFF FAMILY HOLIDAY SPECIAL Set for 54 Below This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2013

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Ilene, Randy, and Todd Graff, and Nikka Graff Lanzarone in 'The Graff Family Holiday Special,' tonight, December 14th at 11 P.M., and in a sold out show on Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7 P.M. This talented family will perform a host of holiday favorites and tunes from their various forays on the Great White Way in the tradition of the Andy Williams Christmas specials that mesmerized them as children. Expect tight, four-part harmonies, color coordinated hats and mufflers, indoor sleigh rides, audience participation, mistletoe, and plenty of high belting. (more...)

Samantha Bond and John Marquez Join DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS - Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2013

Samantha Bond (Passion Play, Amy's View, Downton Abbey, Outnumbered) plays Muriel Eubanks, a glamorous divorcee looking for love in Beaumont-sur-Mer on the French Riviera and John Marquez (Privates On Parade, The Taming of the Shrew, Doc Martin) plays Andre Thibault, Beaumont-sur-Mer's Chief of Police. (more...)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Presents METROPOLITAN VANITIES: THE HISTORY OF THE DRESSING TABLE, 12/17-4/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

Few pieces of furniture have revealed more about leisure pursuits, popular taste, and changing social customs than the dressing table, or vanity. Metropolitan Vanities: The History of the Dressing Table at The Metropolitan Museum of Art explores the evolution of the modern dressing table. The age-old impulse to be attractive or fashionable informs and animates much of the dressing table's lengthy design history, as it does many of the objects associated with the toilette, the ritual in which the dressing table reached new heights of elegance and sophistication. The exhibition provides an overview of the origins and development of the dressing table from antiquity to the present day with some 50 related objects, paintings, and drawings selected mainly from the Metropolitan's collection. (more...)

Robert Petkoff Joins Cast of ALL THE WAY as 'Senator Herbert Humphrey'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

Producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel and Louise Gund just announced that Robert Petkoff will play the role of Senator Hubert Humphrey in the Broadway bound production of ALL THE WAY by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan (The Kentucky Cycle). (more...)

METROPOLITAN VANITIES to Open 12/17 at Metropolitan Museum of Art
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

Few pieces of furniture have revealed more about leisure pursuits, popular taste, and changing social customs than the dressing table, or vanity. Metropolitan Vanities: The History of the Dressing Table at The Metropolitan Museum of Art explores the evolution of the modern dressing table. The age-old impulse to be attractive or fashionable informs and animates much of the dressing table's lengthy design history, as it does many of the objects associated with the toilette, the ritual in which the dressing table reached new heights of elegance and sophistication. The exhibition provides an overview of the origins and development of the dressing table from antiquity to the present day with some 50 related objects, paintings, and drawings selected mainly from the Metropolitan's collection. (more...)

VIDEO: 'VALTADOROS' Fashion Show Spring Summer 2014 Athens
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

From: Fashion Channel (more...)

GREY GARDENS Criterion Collection Blu-ray Edition Now Available
by Pat Cerasaro - Dec 11, 2013

The Criterion Collection, the entertainment industry's most beloved and respected DVD, Blu-ray and digital release procurer and provider bar none, is set to release two films of particular interest to theatre fans just in time for the holiday season with the long-awaited Blu-ray debuts of both GREY GARDENS and THE BEALES OF GREY GARDENS. (more...)

Atlanta Lyric Theatre to Stage SOPHISTICATED LADIES, 1/3-19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

Atlanta Lyric Theatre will present the Tony Award-­winning musical extravaganza Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies, running January 3 - 19, 2014 at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre (548 S. Marietta Pkwy, Marietta). (more...)

Roslyn Ruff Joins Cast of ALL THE WAY on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

Producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel and Louise Gund are pleased to announce that Roslyn Ruff will play the roles of Coretta Scott King and Fannie Lou Hamer in the Broadway bound production of ALL THE WAY by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan (The Kentucky Cycle). Ruff, who was most recently seen on Broadway in Romeo and Juliet, joins previously announced three-time Emmy Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston ('Breaking Bad') as Lyndon B. Johnson, Michael McKean as J. Edgar Hoover, Brandon J. Dirden as Martin Luther King, Jr., Rob Campbell as Governor George Wallace, and 5-time Tony nominee John McMartin (Into the Woods, High Society, Sweet Charity, Show Boat, Don Juan) as Richard Russell. Coretta Scott King, wife of Martin Luther King, Jr., helped lead the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Fannie Lou Hamer was a voting rights activist and civil rights leader who was instrumental in organizing Mississippi Freedom Summer for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). All the Way will play The Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52nd Street) for a strictly limited run and begins rehearsals on Tuesday, January 14, 2014, with previews beginning Monday, February 10, 2014 and an opening night set for Thursday, March 6, 2014. The play is directed by Bill Rauch, Artistic Director of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, where All the Way began its theatrical life. --- American Express® Card Members can currently purchase tickets before the general public through Friday, December 13 at 11:59pm. General on-sale will begin on Saturday, December 14 at 12:01am. Tickets will be available at www.Ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster.com at (800) 745-3000. All the Way, with its cast of twenty-two actors, takes audiences behind the doors of the Oval Office and inside the first year of Lyndon B. Johnson's presidency and his fight to pass a landmark civil rights bill. All the Way was commissioned by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's American Revolutions: the United States History Cycle and premiered at OSF in 2012. It then went on to play a sold-out and critically acclaimed run at the A.R.T. from September 13-October 12, 2013 starring Cranston. The play was awarded the 2013 inaugural Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American History, established through Columbia University in honor of the late Senator Kennedy, honoring new plays or musicals exploring US history and issues of the day. All the Way is produced by Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, Louise Gund, and Stephanie P. McClelland, Double Gemini Productions, Rebecca Gold, Scott M. Delman, Barbara H. Freitag, Harvey Weinstein, Gene Korf, William Berlind, Luigi Caiola, Gutterman Chernoff, Jam Theatricals, Gabrielle Palitz, Cheryl Wiesenfeld and Will Trice. Set design is by Christopher Acebo, costume design by Deborah M. Dryden, lighting design by Jane Cox, composition and sound design by Paul James Prendergast, video projections by Shawn Sagady and the projection design consultant is Wendall K. Harrington. The Dramaturge is Tom Bryant. (more...)

 1 … 39  40  41  42  43  44  45 … 99   


BROADWAYWORLD TV

Save $$$ on Tickets to:
Backstage with Richard Ridge
Back to Falsettoland w/ OBC - Passing the Torch
Backstage Bite
TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE with ALADDIN's Rodney Ingram!
Turning the Tables
Binge on TURNING THE TABLES!
  Chewing the Scenery with Randy Rainbow
TV:-LuPone's Autobio - Lands EVITA!
KID CRITICS
TV: KID CRITICS Swept Away at PHANTOM
BROADWAY SESSIONS
LION KING Cast Roars at Broadway Sessions