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American Airlines Theatre (New York, NY)
229 W. 42nd St. Seating Chart

Schedule

Tuesdays: 8:00pm
Wednesdays: 2:00pm and 8:00pm
Thursdays: 8:00pm
Fridays: 8:00pm
Saturdays: 2:00pm and 8:00pm
Sundays: 2:00pm
The preview schedule varies, so check the official website for the most up-to-date performance days and times.

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On the Twentieth Century is a musical with book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and music by Cy Coleman. Part operetta, part farce, part screwball comedy, the story involves the behind-the-scenes relationship of a temperamental actress and a director.

Production dates have yet to be announced.
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BWW TV: In Rehearsal with the Cast of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY- Peter Gallagher, Kristin Chenoweth & More!BWW TV: In Rehearsal with the Cast of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY- Peter Gallagher, Kristin Chenoweth & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - January 29, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the classic musical On the Twentieth Century, which will play a 20-week limited engagement through July 5, 2015, beginning previews on February 12, 2015 and opening officially on March 12, 2015 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). Starring Tony & Emmy Award winner Chenoweth, Golden Globe & SAG Award winner & Tony nominee Gallagher, Tony nominee Andy Karl, Mark Linn-Baker, Tony winner Michael McGrath and Tony winner Mary Louise Wilson, On the Twentieth Century will be choreographed by Tony winner Warren Carlyle and directed by six-time Tony nomineeScott 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 Millholland. The company just met the press and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand to chat with the full gang. Check out interviews with Chenoweth, Gallagher, Ellis and more below! (more...)

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by Contests - Broadway - January 29, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company presents a hilarious new production of On the Twentieth Century, the Tony-winning musical comedy from composer Cy Coleman (Sweet Charity), lyricist-librettists Betty Comden and Adolph Green (Singin' in the Rain), Tony-winning choreographer Warren Carlyle (After Midnight, …Drood) and Tony-nominated director Scott Ellis (You Can't Take It With You, …Drood). (more...)

Photo: ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth & Peter Gallagher Featured in Vanity FairPhoto: ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth & Peter Gallagher Featured in Vanity Fair
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

On the Twentieth Century stars Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher are featured in the February issue of Vanity Fair magazine. (more...)

DVR Alert: Kristin Chenoweth Visits NBC's LATE NIGHT TonightDVR Alert: Kristin Chenoweth Visits NBC's LATE NIGHT Tonight
by TV News Desk - January 27, 2015

NBC previously announced that Broadway's Kristin Chenoweth will guest on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS tonight, January 27th along with Casey Wilson and musical guest Brandy Clark. (more...)

First Listen - ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher Sing 'I've Got It All'First Listen - ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher Sing 'I've Got It All'
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

On the Twentieth Century's official site just released an audio clip of stars Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher singing 'I've Got It All'. Listen HERE! (more...)

Photo Flash: ON THE 20TH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth Visits 'The View'Photo Flash: ON THE 20TH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth Visits 'The View'
by TV News Desk - January 21, 2015

Kristin Chenoweth stopped by yesterday's THE VIEW to discuss her upcoming role on Broadway in On the Twentieth Century, as well as her new film STRANGE MAGIC and more (more...)

DVR Alert: Kristin Chenoweth to Visit NBC's LATE NIGHT, 1/27DVR Alert: Kristin Chenoweth to Visit NBC's LATE NIGHT, 1/27
by TV News Desk - January 21, 2015

NBC has announced that Broadway's Kristin Chenoweth will guest on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on Tuesday, January 27th along with Casey Wilson and musical guest Brandy Clark. (more...)

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Chats ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY and More on THE VIEWVIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Chats ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY and More on THE VIEW
by TV News Desk - January 20, 2015

Kristin Chenoweth stopped by THE VIEW today to discuss her upcoming role on Broadway in On the Twentieth Century, as well as her new film STRANGE MAGIC and more. Watch the interview below! (more...)

Flashy New Video Promo For ON THE 20TH CENTURY With Kristin ChenowethFlashy New Video Promo For ON THE 20TH CENTURY With Kristin Chenoweth
by Pat Cerasaro - January 13, 2015

On the Twentieth Century gears up for Broadway! (more...)

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Return to Broadway & Being on Vocal Rest on LATE NIGHTVIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Return to Broadway & Being on Vocal Rest on LATE NIGHT
by TV News Desk - January 13, 2015

Kristin Chenoweth stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS to talk about her new film co-starring Jennifer Lopez, and her upcoming return to Broadway in the revival of On the Twentieth Century. (more...)

Sneak Peek Of New Video Promo For ON THE 20TH CENTURY With Kristin ChenowethSneak Peek Of New Video Promo For ON THE 20TH CENTURY With Kristin Chenoweth
by Pat Cerasaro - January 11, 2015

Get a glimpse of On the Twentieth Century! (more...)

92Y to Host Evening with ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth & Peter Gallagher92Y to Host Evening with ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Kristin Chenoweth & Peter Gallagher
by BWW News Desk - January 7, 2015

Two consummate Broadway babies are back onstage-she for the first time since 2010's hit Promises and Promises, and he in his first musical appearance since 1992's legendary Guys and Dolls. On Monday, April 6, join Tony®-winning diva Kristin Chenoweth and Golden Globe winner Peter Gallagher as they trade intimate stories of balancing their incredibly varied careers-in theater, film, TV and music-and their lives outside the limelight. Discover how these stars sustain their passion, and hear tidbits on Roundabout Theatre Company's new hot-ticket revival of the madcap musical comedy On the Twentieth Century. (more...)

Extended Video Featurette For ON THE 20TH CENTURY Starring Kristin ChenowethExtended Video Featurette For ON THE 20TH CENTURY Starring Kristin Chenoweth
by Pat Cerasaro - December 8, 2014

Get a sneak peek of On the Twentieth Century! (more...)

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks New Album, New Broadway Show & MoreVIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks New Album, New Broadway Show & More
by TV News Desk - November 25, 2014

Kristin Chenoweth stops by USA TODAY to talk about her new album, new broadway show, and what it's like to go home. Check out the interview below! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - November 24, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced additional casting for the new Broadway production of the classic musical On the Twentieth Century starring Tony & Emmy Award winner Kristin Chenoweth, Golden Globe & SAG Award winner & Tony nominee Peter Gallagher, Tony nominee Andy Karl, Mark Linn-Baker, Tony winner Michael McGrath and Tony winner Mary Louise Wilson. On the Twentieth Century will be choreographed by Tony 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 Millholland. The original Broadway production was directed by Harold Prince. (more...)

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by Walter McBride - November 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld brings you photos of star Kristin Chenoweth in the BroadwayWorld.com series 'In The Spotlight' by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride! (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 - October 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...)

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 - October 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...)

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by Pat Cerasaro - September 13, 2014

A flashy new poster has been unveiled for the upcoming Broadway revival of ON THE 20TH CENTURY starring Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher. (more...)

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by TV News Desk - September 5, 2014

Peter Gallagher, who next spring will star opposite Kristin Chenoweth in Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of On the Twentieth Century as Oscar Jaffe, has joined the cast of NBC's 'Law & Order: SVU.' (more...)

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