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Based on How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying by Shepherd Mead

Before there was "Mad Men," there was this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award- winning musical where power, sex, ambition, and greed are all in a day's work at the office. A window washer climbs the corporate ladder with the help of a trusty manual, but when the boss's arrogant nephew attacks, and the book doesn't have the answer, he'll have to depend on his own wit and creativity to survive. "It stings mischievously and laughs uproariously" - The NY Times


Tony Winners Jessie Mueller, Andre DeShields & More Set for Chicago Humanities Festival's A NIGHT AT THE TONYS, 11/3Tony Winners Jessie Mueller, Andre DeShields & More Set for Chicago Humanities Festival's A NIGHT AT THE TONYS, 11/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

The Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) announced casting today for A Night at the Tonys, this year's William and Greta Wiley Flory Concert, an annual cabaret performance, taking place on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. at Francis W. Parker School (2233 North Clark Street) as part of the 25th Anniversary Fall Festival: Journeys, Oct. 25-Nov. 9. (more...)

VIDEO: First Listen - New Nick Jonas Single 'Numb' ft. Angel HazeVIDEO: First Listen - New Nick Jonas Single 'Numb' ft. Angel Haze
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

Below, get a first listen to Nick Jonas' new single ft. Angel Haze. The track is off of his new, self-titled album which will be released on Nov. 11th as both a standard ten-song collection and a deluxe edition with three bonus songs. (more...)

NBC's PETER PAN Finds Its Pirates, Lost Boys and Darling Children; Complete Casting Announced!NBC's PETER PAN Finds Its Pirates, Lost Boys and Darling Children; Complete Casting Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

NBC's PETER PAN LIVE, the network special from executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, will air on December 4. Preparing to sprinkle fairy dust across America, NBC presents a bold new LIVE television production of the classic Broadway musical that will gather friends, families and anyone who refuses to ever grow up. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the special will star Allison Williams, Christopher Walken, Christian Borle, Kelli O'Hara, Taylor Louderman and Alanna Saunders for the live production. (more...)

First Look: All-New Photo of Allison Williams in NBC's PETER PAN LIVE!First Look: All-New Photo of Allison Williams in NBC's PETER PAN LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

NBC has shared an all-new photo of Allison Williams in the network's highly anticipated PETER PAN LIVE! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Jason Danieley, Kate Baldwin & Cast of CAN-CAN Celebrates Opening NightPhoto Coverage: Jason Danieley, Kate Baldwin & Cast of CAN-CAN Celebrates Opening Night
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 6, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse just opened its 2014-2015 season with a Broadway-bound, world-class revival ofCan-Can starring Kate Baldwin as Pistache and Jason Danieley as Aristide. This fresh new production features direction by David Lee (Frasier, Cheers) and choreography by Patti Colombo (Paper Mill's Peter Pan, On the Town, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers). The show features a book by Abe Burrows (Guys and Dolls, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying) and a re-crafted script by Joel Fields (Ugly Betty, The Americans) and David Lee. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the opening night after party! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN Celebrates Opening Night at Paper Mill PlayhousePhoto Coverage: Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN Celebrates Opening Night at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 6, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse just opened its 2014-2015 season with a Broadway-bound, world-class revival of Can-Can starring Kate Baldwin as Pistache and Jason Danieley as Aristide. This fresh new production features direction by David Lee (Frasier, Cheers) and choreography by Patti Colombo (Paper Mill's Peter Pan, On the Town, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers). The show features a book by Abe Burrows (Guys and Dolls, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying) and a re-crafted script by Joel Fields (Ugly Betty, The Americans) and David Lee. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the opening night curtain call! (more...)

Sarah Jessica Parker Teases SEX AND THE CITY 3Sarah Jessica Parker Teases SEX AND THE CITY 3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2014

It is becoming increasingly likely that the SEX AND THE CITY cast will soon be reunited. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Allison Williams & NBC's PETER PAN Company Prepares to Fly to Neverland!Photo Coverage: Allison Williams & NBC's PETER PAN Company Prepares to Fly to Neverland!
by Walter McBride - Oct 31, 2014

The holiday musical event PETER PAN LIVE will premiere on Thursday, Dec. 4 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) on NBC, starring Allison Williams as the boy who refuses to grow up and Christopher Walken as the villainous Captain Hook. The special will also star Christian Borle, Kelli O'Hara, Taylor Louderman and Alanna Saunders. The cast met the press just yesterday morning and BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside the special event below! (more...)

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Explains Why He's Never Been Trick-or-Treating on ELLENVIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Explains Why He's Never Been Trick-or-Treating on ELLEN
by TV News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

Dressed as Boba Fett, Daniel Radcliffe stops by today's ELLEN and told the host about his history with Halloween and why he's never been trick-or-treating. (more...)

Photo Flash: PETER PAN's Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby Visit 'Today'Photo Flash: PETER PAN's Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby Visit 'Today'
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby, who all took on the iconic role of 'Peter Pan' united for the very first time on NBC's TODAY this morning to discuss how the role touched their lives and those of fans. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Kelli O'Hara, Christian Borle & More on Set of NBC's PETER PAN LIVE!Photo Flash: First Look - Kelli O'Hara, Christian Borle & More on Set of NBC's PETER PAN LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Young actor Jake Lucas, who will portray John Darling in NBC's PETER PAN LIVE, took to Twitter to share photos from the rehearsal set of the highly anticipated broadcast. Below, check out Tony nominee Kelli O'Hara (who also Tweeted a photo with 'Nana'), who will play Mrs. Darling, Tony Award winner Christian Borle, who takes on the dual roles of Mr. Darling and Smee, and more as they prepare for the live telecast. (more...)

FIRST LOOK - PETER PAN's Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby Unite on 'Today'FIRST LOOK - PETER PAN's Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby Unite on 'Today'
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

PETER PAN LIVE! executive producer Neil Meron turned to Twitter to share a first look at Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby, who all took on the iconic role of 'Peter Pan.' The three actresses united for the very first time on NBC's TODAY this morning. (more...)

VIDEO: PAN-Demonium! Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby Talk PETER PAN on 'Today'VIDEO: PAN-Demonium! Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby Talk PETER PAN on 'Today'
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby, who all took on the iconic role of 'Peter Pan' united for the very first time on NBC's TODAY this morning to discuss how the role touched their lives and those of fans. (more...)

James Moye, Kate Fahrner, Heidi Blickenstaff & More to Star in ELF at Paper Mill Playhouse; Full Cast Announced!James Moye, Kate Fahrner, Heidi Blickenstaff & More to Star in ELF at Paper Mill Playhouse; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced casting for its holiday musical, Elf. Based on the 2003 film starring Will Ferrell, Elf has a book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin, music by Matthew Sklar and lyrics by Chad Beguelin. Elf will be directed by Eric Ankrim and choreographed by Josh Rhodes. (more...)

Daniel Radcliffe Explains How TONIGHT SHOW Rap Performance Came Together!Daniel Radcliffe Explains How TONIGHT SHOW Rap Performance Came Together!
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

On Tuesday night's TONIGHT SHOW, hip-hop lover and Broadway crooner Daniel Radcliffe surprised viewers with his rap performance of Blackalicious' tongue-twisting 'Alphabet Aerobics!' The video quickly went viral across the web. (more...)

Allison Williams Would Perform PETER PAN in Live Theater: 'If NBC Would Invite Me'Allison Williams Would Perform PETER PAN in Live Theater: 'If NBC Would Invite Me'
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

The actors joined Allison Williams on this morning's TODAY and were asked what advice they would give the 'Girls' star before she appears on NBC's upcoming live broadcast. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Paper Mill's Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN, Starring Kate Baldwin & Jason Danieley!STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Paper Mill's Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN, Starring Kate Baldwin & Jason Danieley!
by Stage Tube - Oct 3, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse opens its 2014-2015 season with a Broadway-bound, world-class revival of Can-Can starring Kate Baldwin as Pistache and Jason Danieley as Aristide. This fresh new production features direction by David Lee (Frasier, Cheers) and choreography by Patti Colombo (Paper Mill's Peter Pan, On the Town, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers). The show features a book by Abe Burrows (Guys and Dolls, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying) and a re-crafted script by Joel Fields (Ugly Betty, The Americans) and David Lee. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from production! (more...)

Megan Mullally, Christine Ebersole & Ana Gasteyer Set for Broadway Series at Woodlawn Theatre in 2015Megan Mullally, Christine Ebersole & Ana Gasteyer Set for Broadway Series at Woodlawn Theatre in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2014

Some of Broadway's most acclaimed musical theater actresses will be in San Antonio over the coming months in the Broadway @ Woodlawn Theatre Celebrity Series with host Seth Rudetsky. (more...)

Tickets to MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at Boston Opera House on Sale 11/9Tickets to MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at Boston Opera House on Sale 11/9
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Berry Gordy, and Broadway In Boston have announced that single tickets for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL will go on sale to the public Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 10AM. Performances at the Boston Opera House, January 27 through February 15, 2015. (more...)

Fox Developing Modern Day PETER PAN DramaFox Developing Modern Day PETER PAN Drama
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

Peter Pan and The Lost Boys may soon be headed to Fox. (more...)

Steven Pasquale to Star in Lyric Opera of Chicago's CAROUSEL This Spring; Rob Ashford to DirectSteven Pasquale to Star in Lyric Opera of Chicago's CAROUSEL This Spring; Rob Ashford to Direct
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago announced today that Steven Pasquale will star in the iconic role of carousel barker Billy Bigelow in Lyric's new production ofCarousel, on stage April 11 through May 3, 2015. Following his critically acclaimed performance on Broadway in The Bridges of Madison County, Pasquale will bring his “glorious voice” (VARIETY) to some of the most beloved songs in musical theater history in a new production directed and choreographed by legendary Tony, Emmy, and Olivier Award winner Rob Ashford. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Paper Mill Playhouse's CAN-CAN Cast Celebrates a Successful RunPhoto Coverage: Paper Mill Playhouse's CAN-CAN Cast Celebrates a Successful Run
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 29, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse just opened its 2014-2015 season with a Broadway-bound, world-class revival of Can-Can starring Kate Baldwin as Pistache and Jason Danieley as Aristide. This fresh new production features direction by David Lee (Frasier, Cheers) and choreography by Patti Colombo (Paper Mill's Peter Pan, On the Town, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers). The show features a book byAbe Burrows (Guys and Dolls, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying) and a re-crafted script by Joel Fields (Ugly Betty, The Americans) and David Lee. The company just celebrated the success of the run in New York City and you can check out photos from the party below! (more...)

PETER PANS Unite! Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby to Appear on NBC's TODAY, 11/30PETER PANS Unite! Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan & Cathy Rigby to Appear on NBC's TODAY, 11/30
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

PETER PAN LIVE! executive producer Neil Meron turned to Twitter to share the exciting breaking news that Allison Williams, Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby will unite for the very first time on NBC's TODAY, today November 30th. (more...)

PHOTO: Allison Williams Joins Swashbuckling Pirates at Rehearsal for NBC's PETER PAN LIVE!PHOTO: Allison Williams Joins Swashbuckling Pirates at Rehearsal for NBC's PETER PAN LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

PETER PAN LIVE! executive producer Neil Meron turned toTwitter to share an all-new photo from rehearsals of PETER PAN LIVE! (more...)

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy challenged hip-hop lover and Broadway crooner Daniel Radcliffe to rap Blackalicious' tongue-twisting 'Alphabet Aerobics!' Check out the clip below! (more...)

The Collegiate Chorale to Perform NOT THE MESSIAH at Carnegie Hall This WinterThe Collegiate Chorale to Perform NOT THE MESSIAH at Carnegie Hall This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

The Collegiate Chorale presents the New York City premiere of Eric Idle and John Du Prez's Not The Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy) at Carnegie Hall, December 15-16, 2014 at 8pm. (more...)

Allison Williams Talks NBC's Live PETER PAN Broadcast: 'I'm Not Scared'Allison Williams Talks NBC's Live PETER PAN Broadcast: 'I'm Not Scared'
by TV News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

Allison Williams spoke from a West Side rehearsal space about starring in NBC's highly anticipated live broadcast of the classic musical PETER PAN. The production airs on Thursday December 4th. (more...)

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Sets 2014-15 Know The Show Before You Go Program SchedulePittsburgh Cultural Trust Sets 2014-15 Know The Show Before You Go Program Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has announced the 2014-2015 Know The Show Before You Go program schedule for the 2014-2015 PNC Broadway Across America-Pittsburgh Series. Hosted by Christopher Rawson, senior theater critic for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and KDKA-TV, this program allows patrons to gain deeper insight on each production that graces the Pittsburgh stage this Broadway season. PNC Broadway across America-Pittsburgh is a presentation of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Broadway Across America and Pittsburgh Symphony. (more...)

Craig Zadan & Neil Meron Sign Development/Production Deal with The Shubert OrganizationCraig Zadan & Neil Meron Sign Development/Production Deal with The Shubert Organization
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

The Shubert Organization has signed a three-year development/production deal with producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, it was announced today by Shubert Chairman, Philip J. Smith, and Shubert President, Robert E. Wankel. (more...)

Tonya Pinkins, Trezana Beverley & More to Star in Yale Rep's WAR; Cast Announced!Tonya Pinkins, Trezana Beverley & More to Star in Yale Rep's WAR; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE presents the world premiere of WAR by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, November 21–December 13 at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street). The company opening is scheduled for Friday, November 28. The official press opening will follow on Saturday, November 29. (more...)

Riverdale Repertory Company to Stage HOW TO SUCCEED, 11/1-16Riverdale Repertory Company to Stage HOW TO SUCCEED, 11/1-16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

"Mad Men" meets Broadway as the Riverdale Repertory Company present the classic musical comedy about big business in the 1960s, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying for six performances only, November 1-16, 2014. (more...)

FIRST LISTEN: Nick Jonas Drops New Song 'Wilderness' from Upcoming AlbumFIRST LISTEN: Nick Jonas Drops New Song 'Wilderness' from Upcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

Nick Jonas has shared a first listen to his new single, 'Wilderness' from his upcoming self-titled album, ut on November 11th on iTunes. Get a first listen below! (more...)

Victoria Clark and Dee Hoty Join Vanessa Hudgens & More in Broadway-Bound GIGI!Victoria Clark and Dee Hoty Join Vanessa Hudgens & More in Broadway-Bound GIGI!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

Complete principal casting has been announced for the new Broadway production of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's beloved Oscar and Tony Award-winning film and stage musical, Gigi. Victoria Clark, who won a Tony Award for her luminous performance in The Light in the Piazza and was also Tony-nominated for Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella and Sister Act, will star as Mamita Alvarez. Dee Hoty, who has starred on Broadway in City of Angels, Me and My Girl and Mamma Mia! and is a three-time Tony Award nominee for The Will Rogers Follies, The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public and Footloose, will star as Aunt Alicia. Gigi also stars Vanessa Hudgens in the title role, two-time Tony Award-nominee Howard McGillin (The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Anything Goes, The Phantom of the Opera) as Honore Lachaille, Corey Cott (Newsies) as Gaston Lachaille and Steffanie Leigh (Mary Poppins) as Liane d'Exelmans. (more...)

IF WE WERE BIRDS, Eric Peterson, Leni Parker, Micheline Chevrier and More Top 2014 METAwards; All the Winners!IF WE WERE BIRDS, Eric Peterson, Leni Parker, Micheline Chevrier and More Top 2014 METAwards; All the Winners!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

The METAs are proud to announce the 2013-2014 winners! (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 Flash: NBC Reveals Poster for PETER PAN LIVE!Photo Flash: NBC Reveals Poster for PETER PAN LIVE!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

NBC has released key art for 'Peter Pan Live!' with Allison Williams starring in the title role and Christopher Walken as the villainous Captain Hook. This holiday musical event will premiere on Thursday, Dec. 4 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) on NBC. Check it out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Paper Mill's CAN-CAN Cast and More Take Part in Spirit Day 2014Photo Flash: Paper Mill's CAN-CAN Cast and More Take Part in Spirit Day 2014
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

GLAAD's 2014 Spirit Day is today, October 16, and invites Americans to wear purple to take a united stand against bullying and show support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth. Paper Mill Playhouse staff, crew, orchestra and the cast of CAN-CAN participated in Spirit Day, and you can check out a photo below! (more...)

FIRST LISTEN: Nick Jonas Releases Two New Songs from Upcoming Self-Titled AlbumFIRST LISTEN: Nick Jonas Releases Two New Songs from Upcoming Self-Titled Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

Nick Jonas has released two new tracks from his upcoming self-titled album, "Teacher" and "Wilderness". His debut solo album will be out on November 11th on iTunes. (more...)

Tony Winner Neil Patrick Harris Tapped to Host 87th Annual Oscars!Tony Winner Neil Patrick Harris Tapped to Host 87th Annual Oscars!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

Award-winning star of stage and screen Neil Patrick Harris will host the 87th Oscars®, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. This will be Harris' first time hosting the ceremony. The show will air live on ABC on Oscar® Sunday, February 22, 2015. (more...)

What's Broadway's Stephanie Rothenberg Doing in Stratford? Playing Maria!What's Broadway's Stephanie Rothenberg Doing in Stratford? Playing Maria!
by Alan Henry - Oct 15, 2014

Broadway's Stephanie Rothenberg, of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (starring Daniel Radcliffe, and later - Nick Jonas) fame will play Maria in THE SOUND OF MUSIC at the Stratford Festival next season. (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 15th, 2014'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 15th, 2014
by Paul W. Thompson - Oct 15, 2014

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Monday night's Jeff Awards at the Drury Lane, and 'Amazing Grace' at the BOAT! Plus 2014's other Broadway In Chicago shows, The Grinch at the Chicago Theatre, local productions of 'Parade,' 'Camelot' and 'Mary Poppins,' the new 'A Christmas Memory,' and the sold-out Humanities Festival tribute to the Tonys! (more...)

Karen Carpenter to Direct HANDLE WITH CARE at the Colony Theatre, 11/5-12/14Karen Carpenter to Direct HANDLE WITH CARE at the Colony Theatre, 11/5-12/14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

The Colony Theatre will present the third production of its historic 40thAnniversary season, the West Coast Premiere of HANDLE WITH CARE by Jason Odell Williams, directed by Karen Carpenter. HANDLE WITH CARE will preview on Wednesday, November 5; Thursday, November 6; andFriday, November 7 at 8:00pm. It will open on Saturday, November 8 at 8:00pm and continue through Sunday, December 14, with no performances Thanksgiving week. (more...)

AMERICAN IDOL Finalist Devin Velez to Join Donna McKechnie at Pride Films and Plays' SIMPLY SENSATIONAL Benefit, 10/20AMERICAN IDOL Finalist Devin Velez to Join Donna McKechnie at Pride Films and Plays' SIMPLY SENSATIONAL Benefit, 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

Pride Films and Plays annual fall benefit Simply Sensational: Legends will reach new heights this year when Tony Award Winner Donna McKechnie headlines the event on October 20. She will be joined on stage by other musical guests American Idol Finalist Devin Velez, Colte Julian from Million Dollar Quartet, and Ryan Lanning from Bailiwick Chicago's The Wild Party. WGN's Dean Richards serves again as the emcee, which features a preshow reception at 6 pm, the performance at 7, and a post show champagne toast with Ms. McKechnie. (more...)

Video: Looking Forward to BROADWAY @ WOODLAWN THEATRE with Seth Rudetsky and Ana GasteyerVideo: Looking Forward to BROADWAY @ WOODLAWN THEATRE with Seth Rudetsky and Ana Gasteyer
by Jeff Davis - Oct 14, 2014

The Broadway @ Woodlawn Theatre Celebrity Series kicks off on November 8, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. with Seth Rudetsky and Ana Gasteyer. Ana Gasteyer is well-known for her six season stint on TV's 'Saturday Night Live' as well as her work on ABC's 'Suburgatory.' Her Broadway credits include 'Wicked' and 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show.' (more...)

The 46th Annual Jeff Awards Are Announced - THE DANCE OF DEATH, THE NORMAL HEART, BRIGADOON and More!The 46th Annual Jeff Awards Are Announced - THE DANCE OF DEATH, THE NORMAL HEART, BRIGADOON and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

At the gala 46th Annual Equity Jeff Awards held at Drury Lane Oakbrook on Monday, October 13, awards were spread among numerous theatres honoring a season of outstanding productions. From Writers Theatre, "The Dance of Death", a battle of wits between a tyrant and his manipulative wife, received the Production-Play award for a large theatre, along with its two principal actors Larry Yando and Shannon Cochran. "The Normal Heart", Larry Kramer's tale of the early indifference in N.Y. about the HIV/Aids crisis, presented by TimeLine Theatre Company, was honored with awards for Production-Play for a midsize theatre and for Director Nick Bowling. (more...)

2014 Jeff Awards Set for Tonight in Chicago; Goodman & Drury Lane Lead Nominations2014 Jeff Awards Set for Tonight in Chicago; Goodman & Drury Lane Lead Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

The 46th Annual Jeff Awards ceremony honoring excellence in professional theatre produced within the immediate Chicago area is tonight, October 13 at Drury Lane Oakbrook, 100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace. (more...)

Tickets Go on Sale This Friday for CHICAGO in San Antonio, Running Jan 27-Feb 1Tickets Go on Sale This Friday for CHICAGO in San Antonio, Running Jan 27-Feb 1
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

CHICAGO which opened to rave reviews on November 14, 1996, now has the distinction of being the longest running American musical in Broadway history, and... shows no sign of ever slowing down, opens at the Majestic Theatre for eight performances, January 27 through February 1, 2015. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, October 17. (more...)

Review Roundup: CAN-CAN at Paper Mill PlayhouseReview Roundup: CAN-CAN at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Review Roundups - Oct 13, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse opened its 2014-2015 season with a Broadway-bound, world-class revival of Can-Can on Sunday night, October 5, starring Kate Baldwin as Pistache and Jason Danieley as Aristide. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Ana Gasteyer, Christine Ebersole, and More to Play San Antonio's Woodlawn TheatreAna Gasteyer, Christine Ebersole, and More to Play San Antonio's Woodlawn Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2014

Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole, and television stars Ana Gasteyer from Saturday Night Live and Emmy-winning Megan Mullaly from Will & Grace will be featured in this Broadway Series. Starring as host, interviewer and pianist will be Seth Rudetsky, a Broadway accompanist and expert, who is also a Sirius XM radio host and comedian. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 10/10/14 - CINDERELLA and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST on Tour, THE NANCE on PBS, WHILE I YET LIVE Opens & More!WAKE UP with BWW 10/10/14 - CINDERELLA and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST on Tour, THE NANCE on PBS, WHILE I YET LIVE Opens & More!
by Jessica Showers - Oct 10, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: CINDERELLA and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST go on tour, THE NANCE airs on PBS and Billy Porter's WHILE I YET LIVE opens on Sunday! (more...)

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