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Second Stage Theatre (New York, NY)
307 West 43rd Street (at 8th Avenue)

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Based on the play Front Porch in Flatbush by Julius J. Epstein and Philip G. Epstein

Sondheim. Signature’s Signature. Stephen Sondheim’s hidden gem Saturday Night (1953) is a Signature special concert event that will play for four performances only. Unproduced for almost 45 years, Saturday Night is the first musical Mr. Sondheim ever wrote. This romantic comedy surges with the composer’s unique musical voice and sophisticated lyrics. On the eve of the 1929 stock market crash, a group of Brooklyn boys despair their dateless Saturday nights. One of them dreams of Manhattan society life and hatches a get rich quick scheme which ultimately backfires. Features gems such as “Saturday Night,” “So Many People” and “What More Do I Need?”



VIDEO: Aziz Ansari Talks Donald Trump, Hosting SNL & More on TONIGHT
by - Jan 20, 2017

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Aziz Ansari and Jimmy took turns reading real Yelp reviews and replies with a dramatic flourish. Later, Ansari chatted with Jimmy about hosting this weekend's Saturday Night Live. (more...)

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Says He Started His Own Podcast Because He's Too Stupid for Politics
by - Jan 20, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, the 2016 presidential election motivated guest Jim Parsons to launch a weekly Sirius XM political show to help him better understand politics. (more...)

Ars Nova and WP Theater Present SUNDOWN, YELLOW MOON
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Ars Nova and WP Theater are pleased to present the world premiere of Sundown, Yellow Moon (February 28-April 1), a nighttime play, with songs, by Rachel Bonds, directed by Anne Kauffman (OBIE and Drama Desk Award winner), with songs by the indie-folk duo The Bengsons (Hundred Days) and additional lyrics by Bonds. (more...)

Hubbard Street's Season 39 Spring Series Programming Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

???????Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton, announces today, full programming for Season 39 Spring Series March 16-19, 2017 at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance. (more...)

THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE to Receive Concert Presentation with Tracie Bennett at The Ambassadors
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

New musical inspired by Goethe poem The Sorcerer's Apprentice appears in two exclusive concerts, with a stellar cast including Olivier Award winner Tracie Bennett. (more...)

Josh Nelson Discovery Project Presents THE SKY REMAINS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Pianist and composer Josh Nelson is thrilled to present a very special weekend at the Blue Whale, January 27 & 28 Josh's good friends and fellow creative artists are part of the latest version of LA's own multimedia experience company, 'Discovery Project'. (more...)

Check Out Monologue Highlights from LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, 1/18
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Below, check out monologue highlights from last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC. (more...)

Ellen, 'Deadpool', Fifth Harmony Among PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS Winners; Full List
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2017 aired live on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars Performing at SOPAC 2/15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Formed in a West African refugee camp, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars have risen from the ashes of war to bring the world songs of hope, faith and joy. The South Orange Performing Arts Center is proud to present this extraordinary band on February 15 at 7:30 p.m.  Acclaimed Jazz radio station WBGO on-air hostSheila Anderson will moderate a Q&A after the performance.  A multi-faceted author, producer and jazz lover, Anderson is the host of "Late Night Jazz," WBGO's Saturday night show that takes listeners on a musical journey that personifies her passion for the genre. (more...)

Scoop: LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS 119 - 1/26 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Jan 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS 119 - 1/26, airing on NBC (more...)

Full Casting Announced for GREASE Starring Tom Parker and Danielle Hope
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Grease is the word! Full casting is announced for the hit 70s musical, which returns this year to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Monday 27 November - Saturday 2 December. (more...)

Curio Theatre Company Continues Season with WAITING FOR GODOT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Curio Theatre Company continues its 12th Season with a production of Samuel Beckett's modern classic, Waiting for Godot. This play runs February 8-March 4. Opening Night is Friday, February 10 at 8 p.m. All shows are at Curio Theatre Company's Mainstage at the Calvary Center for Culture and Community, 4740 Baltimore Ave.  (more...)

VIDEO: Michael Keaton Talks 'Harsh But True' Tale of McDonald's Founder
by - Jan 19, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, guest Michael Keaton talked about telling a harsh, but true tale of how Ray Kroc founded McDonalds. (more...)

The Agency Theater Collective to Premiere SKIN FOR SKIN at Rivendell Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Agency Theater Collective has announced its spring production of the world premiere of Skin For Skin, written by Paul Pasulka and directed by Michael Menendian, February 28  - April 2, at the Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge Ave. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Michael Feinstein, Billy Porter, Andrea McArdle and More in AMERICAN SONGBOOK AT NJPAC, Coming to NJTV
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

NJTV, New Jersey's public television network, announced the fourth season of the award-winning music series, American Songbook at NJPAC, hosted for the first time by multi-platinum-selling entertainer Michael Feinstein, will premiere on Wednesday, January 25th on NJTV (check local listings). The six-part series, now entitled American Songbook at NJPAC Hosted by Michael Feinstein, will also air on THIRTEEN and WLIW21 in the spring. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the performers onstage! (more...)

Improv on the Verge, Silly Moose & More Slated for Verge Theater's February Comedy Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Verge Theater has announced its comedy lineup for February. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Scoop: THE CHEW 1/23 - 1/27 on ABC
by TV Scoop - Jan 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE CHEW 1/23 - 1/27, airing on ABC (more...)

VIDEO: 'Today' Shares First Look at Taran Killam as HAMILTON's King George
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

On this morning's TODAY, Al Roker visited Killam as he demonstrated his British accent and prepared for his first performance in front of a sold-out crowd. (more...)

Special Concert Benefiting Derek Whitener To Be Held at Theatre Three
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Theatre Three will host a special, one-night-only benefit concert to raise money to offset medical expenses for local theatre artist Derek Whitener. The concert will take place on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at 7:30 PM on Theatre Three's Norma Young Arena Stage. Tickets are free, but a cash donation is suggested. All donations will go directly to Derek Whitener and his family to pay for medical expenses and loss of income. Theatre Three is located in The Quadrangle, 2800 Routh Street, Suite 168, Dallas, TX 75201. (more...)

BWW Awards Special: South African Theatre Winners Celebrate the 2016 Regional BroadwayWorld South Africa Awards
by David Fick - Jan 18, 2017

It was no unlucky Friday the 13th for South Africa's theatre community when BroadwayWorld's Regional Managing Editor Christina Mancuso released the names of the of the winners of the 2016 BroadwayWorld South Africa Awards. (more...)

THIS IS US, THE VOICE Help Deliver Season of Historic Ratings Dominance for NBC
by TV News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

With a schedule energized by the biggest hit of the new season, “This Is Us”; the #1 series on broadcast television, “Sunday Night Football”; television's #1 alternative series, “The Voice”; and a lineup of breakthrough special programs, NBC is delivering a season of historic ratings dominance. (more...)

VIDEO: Bibi Bourelly Debuts New Single 'Ballin' on LATE NIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, music guest and songwriter Bibi Bourelly debuted her new single 'Ballin'. Watch the appearance below!  (more...)

Octavia Spencer Named Hasty Pudding Theatrical's Woman of the Year
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, announces Oscar winning actress, OCTAVIA SPENCER as the recipient of its 2017 Woman of the Year Award. (more...)

Scoop: LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS 1/18 - 1/24 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Jan 18, 2017

Get all the scoop on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS 1/18 - 1/24, airing on NBC (more...)

Theo Croker, Matt Doyle, Toshi Reagon and More Coming Up This Month at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances from January 18-29, 2017. Scroll down for more information, and visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows! (more...)

NBC Wins 10th Week in a Row in 18-49, Matching the Net's Longest In-Season Winning Streak in 20 Years
by TV News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

NBC has won the primetime ratings week of Jan. 9-15 among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49, led by the week's top primetime telecast on those networks in 18-49 and total viewers, Sunday's Steelers-Chiefs NFL Divisional Playoff game and the top entertainment telecast of the week in both 18-49 and total viewers, “This Is Us.” (more...)

Check Out Monologue Highlights from LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, 1/17
by TV News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Below, check out monologue highlights from last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC. (more...)

Liz Rubino Returns to NY with MAKE YOURSELF COMFORTABLE Debut at Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Singer/Actress, Liz Rubino, will return to the NY cabaret stage with her debut at the well known establishment, Don't Tell Mama, in 'Make Yourself Comfortable' opening Saturday, February 11th @ 7:30 p.m. Additional shows are 3/11 and 4/08. Music Charge is $15.00, Two Drink Min. $5.00 MAC member discount. (more...)

Scoop: LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC 1/18 - 1/25
by TV Scoop - Jan 18, 2017

Get all the scoop on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, airing on NBC 1/18 - 1/25 (more...)

Scoop: LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS 1/17 - 1/23 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Jan 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS 1/17 - 1/23, airing on NBC (more...)

Photo: First Look at Taran Killam in Full Regalia as HAMILTON's Newest King George!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Taran Killam makes his Broadway debut as HAMILTON's King George III tonight, January 17th. Former King George Rory O'Malley played his final performance on January 15. (more...)

Pacific Symphony Presents Michael Bolton For A Night Of Romantic Hits, 2/10-11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Get ready for a wonderfully romantic and memorable evening when Pacific Symphony Pops welcomes the iconic, multi-Grammy-Award winning singer/songwriter-Michael Bolton-for a special Valentine's Day weekend celebration! (more...)

Comedian Jay Mohr brings Mohr Funny Stories to Flappers Comedy Club
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Actor, comedian, and sports enthusiast Jay Mohr will bring his unique take on showbiz, comedy, and life to Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant in Downtown Burbank on Friday, January 27 at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM, and Saturday, January 28 at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM. (more...)

David Spade Set for Sound Board This Spring at MotorCity Casino Hotel
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

MotorCity Casino Hotel will welcome comedian David Spade to Sound Board on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 8:00pm. (more...)

Steve Martin's THE UNDERPANTS to Open at Blackfriars Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Blackfriars Theatre kicks off the New Year with a rollicking sex farce: The Underpants, by Carl Sternheim, adapted by legendary comedian Steve Martin. With a dynamic cast led by veteran director David Henderson, this production will be a cure for your winter blues and a treat for your valentine. (more...)

VIDEO: Jake Tapper Responds to Donald Trump's Attempt to Delegitimize CNN on LATE NIGHT
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, CNN's Chief Washington Correspondent Jake Tapper discussed the controversy surrounding CNN breaking a story about the Russian government's compromising dossier on President-elect Donald Trump. (more...)

Casting Announced for Ruth Rendell's A JUDGEMENT IN STONE At Edinburgh's King's Theatre
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jan 17, 2017

Casting Announced for Ruth Rendell's A JUDGEMENT IN STONE At Edinburgh's King's Theatre. (more...)

VIDEO: SNL & Alec Baldwin Recreate Trump's First Presidential Press Conference
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

On this weekend's cold open to NBC's Saturday Night LIVE, 'President-elect Donald Trump' (Alec Baldwin) held his first press conference since getting elected. (more...)

Sturgill Simpson Performs on NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Sturgill Simpson performed “Keep It Between The Lines” and “Call To Arms” on the January 14 episode of NBC's “Saturday Night Live” with host Felicity Jones. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Join Rory O'Malley on Ham4Ham and Attend the Coronation of New King Taran Killam
by Stage Tube - Jan 15, 2017

All rulers have their time, but the throne must never be empty. Watch Rory O'Malley on Ham4Ham as he abdicates his post and celebrates the coronation of Hamilton's new King George, Taran Killam. (more...)

IFAW Celebrates End of Ringling Bros.' Animal Acts
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

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New Series BARRY Starring Bill Hader Begins Production, 2018 HBO Debut
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

The comedy series BARRY, starring Bill Hader, will begin production on its eight-episode season in Los Angeles this spring, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. Hader (“Saturday Night Live”) and Alec Berg (HBO's “Silicon Valley”) serve as co-creators, executive producers and writers on the show, which is slated for 2018 debut on the network. (more...)

Bill Hader to Star in New Comedy Series BARRY, Debuting on HBO in 2018
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

The comedy series BARRY, starring Bill Hader, will begin production on its eight-episode season in Los Angeles this spring (more...)

Scoop: MATCH GAME on ABC - Wednesday, February 1, 2017
by - Jan 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on MATCH GAME, airing on ABC on Wednesday, February 1, 2017! (more...)

VIDEO: Jude Law Talks 'The Young Pope' & More on LATE NIGHT
by - Jan 13, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, guest Jude Law talked to Seth about filming The Young Pope around the Vatican. (more...)

2016 BroadwayWorld Charlotte Awards Winners Announced - Abby Mueller, Cody Jamison Strand and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 13, 2017

Votes are cast; polls are closed; and results have been tabulated! This was our biggest year yet! After a record number of voters in more than 75 regions worldwide, BroadwayWorld is very excited to announce the 2016 Charlotte winners! Thanks to all who voted, and huge congratulations to all the winners! (more...)

VIDEO: Seth Meyers Takes a Closer Look at Trump's War on the Free Press
by - Jan 13, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, host Seth Meyers took a closer look at Donald Trump's war on the Free Press and unprecedented conflicts of interest. Watch the video below! (more...)

Check Out Monologue Highlights from LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, 1/12
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Below, check out monologue highlights from last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC (more...)

Swing-Fueled Cast, Creative Team Complete for Broadway's BANDSTAND
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

The producers of the new musical Bandstand, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) and featuring music by Richard Oberacker and a book and lyrics by Robert Taylor and Richard Oberacker, have just announced compete casting and an award-winning design team. (more...)

Life Is Beautiful! Roundabout's CABARET to Play the Princess of Wales Theatre This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

David Mirvish will present the national tour of Sam Mendes (Spectre, American Beauty) and Rob Marshall's (Into the Woods and Chicago, the films) Tony Award-winning production of CABARET. CABARET will play a strictly one-week engagement, February 14 - 19 at the Princess of Wales Theatre. (more...)

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