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New York City Center (New York, NY)
131 West 55th St. (between 6th and 7th Avenues)

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Based on the novel Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon

Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic about English widow Anna who comes to teach western ways to the royal family of Siam and in turn learns to love and respect the exuberant king. A fun show for the whole family!


Vanessa Hudgens' Father Passes Away; She'll Perform GREASE in His Honor TonightVanessa Hudgens' Father Passes Away; She'll Perform GREASE in His Honor Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2016

Ever the trouper, she also said she will perform tonight's show in his honor. (more...)

Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for January 29, 2016!Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for January 29, 2016!
by BWW Discount Alert - Jan 29, 2016

TKTS has been a New York City institution for decades, bringing theatre-goers a last-minute way to get tickets for some of Broadway's hottest shows at a discount. TDF operates three TKTS Discount Booths in New York City- Times Square, South Street Seaport, and Brooklyn. Looking for affordable tickets for tonight, January 29, 2016? BroadwayWorld brings you the full list of what's available today below: (more...)

Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark to Star in MasterVoices' Two-Night Presentation of DIDO AND AENEAS at New York City CenterKelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark to Star in MasterVoices' Two-Night Presentation of DIDO AND AENEAS at New York City Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) continues the 2015-2016 season with Henry Purcell and Nahum Tate's tempestuous Baroque opera, Dido and Aeneas,on April 28, 2016 at 7pm and April 29, 2016 at 8pm at New York City Center, 131 W. 55th Street, New York City. (more...)

2016 High Chaparral Reunion Set for Casino del Sol Resort and Old Tucson Studios2016 High Chaparral Reunion Set for Casino del Sol Resort and Old Tucson Studios
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

All roads lead to Tucson for the 2016 High Chaparral Reunion, taking place March 17-20, 2016 at Casino del Sol Resort and Old Tucson Studios.    (more...)

CINDERELLA National Tour Coming to Omaha, 3/15-20CINDERELLA National Tour Coming to Omaha, 3/15-20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, the 2013 Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of South Pacific and The Sound of Music, will play Omaha's Orpheum Theater Tuesday, March 15 through Sunday, March 20, 2016. The touring production is part of the Omaha Performing Arts Broadway series. (more...)

Matthew LaBanca and Jennifer Knox Lead Secret Theatre's A CHORUS LINE, Opening TonightMatthew LaBanca and Jennifer Knox Lead Secret Theatre's A CHORUS LINE, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

Secret Theatre Musicals and Richard Mazda, Producer, present the legendary Broadway musical A CHORUS LINE at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, opening tonight, January 28, for a three-week run. (more...)

Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for January 27, 2016!Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for January 27, 2016!
by BWW Discount Alert - Jan 27, 2016

TKTS has been a New York City institution for decades, bringing theatre-goers a last-minute way to get tickets for some of Broadway's hottest shows at a discount. TDF operates three TKTS Discount Booths in New York City- Times Square, South Street Seaport, and Brooklyn. Looking for affordable tickets for tonight, January 27, 2016? BroadwayWorld brings you the full list of what's available today below: (more...)

Earl Carpenter to Rejoin LES MISERABLES in Manila; Full Cast AnnouncedEarl Carpenter to Rejoin LES MISERABLES in Manila; Full Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

British actor Earl Carpenter, who originated the role of Inspector Javert in the reimagined production of Claude-Michel Schonberg and Alain Boublil's book-to-stage adaptation of LES MISERABLES (LES MIS) and abruptly left the Broadway production last November due to a neck injury (cervical vertebrae impingement), will rejoin the company of the new production of LES MIS in its first Asian Tour (Manila-Singapore), which has been set to kick off at The Theatre at Solaire, Solaire Resort and Casino, in Manila from Friday, March 11, until Sunday, April 17. (more...)

Tony Award Winning CINDERELLA Comes to the Schuster CenterTony Award Winning CINDERELLA Comes to the Schuster Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Victoria Theatre Association announces the 2015-2016 Premier Health Broadway Series presentation of RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA. The 2013 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of South Pacific and The Sound of Music, will play at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center for a limited engagement from Feb. 9 to Feb.14. (more...)

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/24/16Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/24/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 1/24/2016. (more...)

Hennepin Theatre Trust Announces 2016-2017 Broadway on Hennepin Season - Tickets On Sale NowHennepin Theatre Trust Announces 2016-2017 Broadway on Hennepin Season - Tickets On Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Hennepin Theatre Trust today announced the 2016-2017 Broadway on Hennepin Season, featuring the best of Broadway with five Minnesota premieres and five returning favorites. Making their Minneapolis premieres are Fun Home, winner of five 2015 Tony Awards including Best Musical; The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, the 2015 Tony Award-winning Best Play; and Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I, the critically acclaimed 2015 Tony Award winner for Best Revival of a Musical. (more...)

FUN HOME, CABARET, RENT, and More Lead Hennepin's 2016-2017 SeasonFUN HOME, CABARET, RENT, and More Lead Hennepin's 2016-2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Hennepin Theatre has revealed their 2016-2017 Broadway on Hennepin Season, featuring current Tony Award winners for Best Musical, Best Play and Best Revival of a Musical. There are three ways to purchase tickets at this time: become a Trust Donor, purchase a Season package or book a group. (more...)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF's Motel, Adam Kantor, Travels To The Land of TraditionsFIDDLER ON THE ROOF's Motel, Adam Kantor, Travels To The Land of Traditions
by Michael Dale - Jan 26, 2016

Before taking on the role of Anatevka's poor tailor, the actor explored the land of Sholem Aleichem. (more...)

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/17/16Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/17/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 1/17/2016. (more...)

Baltimore's Hippodrome Broadway Series Announces 2016/17 Lineup - CINDERELLA, BEAUTIFUL and More!Baltimore's Hippodrome Broadway Series Announces 2016/17 Lineup - CINDERELLA, BEAUTIFUL and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

Ron Legler, President of the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, home of the Hippodrome Theatre, was pleased to announce the CareFirst® BlueCross BlueShield Hippodrome Broadway Series 16/17 season lineup today.   (more...)

What's Playing on Broadway: January 25-31, 2016What's Playing on Broadway: January 25-31, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 25, 2016

Below, BroadwayWorld brings you this weekly listing of Broadway shows and their show times for the week of January 25-31, 2015. (more...)

Broadway's Back! All Sunday Matinees Resume Performances; NYC Transportation Returning to NormalBroadway's Back! All Sunday Matinees Resume Performances; NYC Transportation Returning to Normal
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2016

A little snow can't stop Broadway for long, but stay warm, Broadway fans! Following New York's Saturday shut-down caused by Winter Storm Jonas, NYC's travel ban has been lifted, and all Broadway shows are back in full force today. (more...)

Breaking News: Broadway Cancels ALL Saturday Shows After State of Emergency Declared and Transit ShutdownBreaking News: Broadway Cancels ALL Saturday Shows After State of Emergency Declared and Transit Shutdown
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2016

This just in! Following Disney's lead of announcing that THE LION KING and ALADDIN would cancel both of their Saturday shows, additional Broadway productions have followed. (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 1/23- THE KING AND I Cast Dances in the Snow, Plus ON YOUR FEET, PIPPIN Tour, and MorePhoto Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 1/23- THE KING AND I Cast Dances in the Snow, Plus ON YOUR FEET, PIPPIN Tour, and More
by Sally Henry - Jan 23, 2016

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for what has become one of the theatre community's most beloved traditions- BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup! (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/23/2016
by - Jan 23, 2016

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 1/23/2016. (more...)

KING AND I, SPRING AWAKENING Among 31st Annual Artios Award WinnersKING AND I, SPRING AWAKENING Among 31st Annual Artios Award Winners
by TV News Desk - Jan 22, 2016

The Casting Society of America (CSA) has named its winners for the 31st Annual Artios Awards, which took place tonight in both Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton and in New York City at The Hard Rock Cafe. (more...)

BWW Interview: Erin Mackey Talks about A TASTE OF THINGS TO COME at Bucks County PlayhouseBWW Interview: Erin Mackey Talks about A TASTE OF THINGS TO COME at Bucks County Playhouse
by Kelli Curtin - Jan 22, 2016

A brand new musical, A TASTE OF THINGS TO COME: UNDRESSING BETTY CROCKER ONE SONG AT A TIME, begins at Bucks County Playhouse on January 30, 2016. This show is about a group of friends who form a woman's cooking club in the 1950s. I had the opportunity to speak with Erin Mackey who is playing the role of Connie Olsen in the production. Mackey is best known for her Broadway credits playing Glinda in WICKED, Oona in CHAPLIN and most recently Mary Catlett in AMAZING GRACE. I spoke to Mackey about this brand new musical and what audiences can expect as well as her first role on stage. (more...)

Photo Coverage: In the Recording Studio with the Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!Photo Coverage: In the Recording Studio with the Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!
by Walter McBride - Feb 9, 2016

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Broadway Records will release a New Broadway Cast Album of Fiddler on the Roof. It will have its worldwide release on March 18th and be available to purchase at The Broadway Theatre beginning March 8th. The recording is currently available for pre-order at The Broadway Theatre, on Amazon.com and on the label's website,http://www.broadwayrecords.com/. The album is being produced by David Lai,Ted Sperling and Louise Gund. Below, check out photos of the cast in the recording studio! (more...)

UPDATE: Ken Watanabe Asks Fans for 'Understanding' in KING & I PostponementUPDATE: Ken Watanabe Asks Fans for 'Understanding' in KING & I Postponement
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2016

Today, it was revealed that his Broadway return will be postponed by several weeks due to recent laparoscopic surgery for stomach cancer (more...)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Recording to Feature Bonus Track From Violinist Itzhak PerlmanFIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Recording to Feature Bonus Track From Violinist Itzhak Perlman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2016

  The producers of the Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof announce that ITZHAK PERLMAN, the reigning virtuoso of the violin, has recorded a special bonus track for the upcoming New Broadway Cast Album of Fiddler on the Roof.  PERLMAN has recorded 'Excerpts from Fiddler on the Roof' arranged by John Williams. (more...)

Bartlett Sher to Direct J.T. Rogers' OSLO Off-Broadway at Lincoln CenterBartlett Sher to Direct J.T. Rogers' OSLO Off-Broadway at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2016

Lincoln Center Theater  will produce OSLO, a new play by J.T. Rogers, directed by Bartlett Sher, beginning performances Thursday, June 16.   Commissioned by Lincoln Center Theater, OSLO will open Monday, July 11 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). (more...)

Take Your Youngsters to the Theatre! KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY Is TonightTake Your Youngsters to the Theatre! KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY Is Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2016

Give your kids an unforgettable experience this winter with the 20th Anniversary of KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY! The event takes place in New York City tonight, February 9th, 2016, and this year's National Ambassadors for the program are Kelli O'Hara (The King and I) and Marlee Matlin (Spring Awakening). (more...)


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What's Playing on Broadway: February 8-14, 2016What's Playing on Broadway: February 8-14, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Feb 8, 2016

Below, BroadwayWorld brings you this weekly listing of Broadway shows and their show times for the week of February 8-14, 2016. (more...)

Elgin Symphony Orchestra to Host A RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN CELEBRATIONElgin Symphony Orchestra to Host A RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN CELEBRATION
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2016

Broadway Pops International (BPI) presents A RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN CELEBRATION with the Elgin Symphony Orchestra and conductor Stephen Squires. (more...)

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 2/7/16Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 2/7/16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2016

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 2/7/2016. (more...)

BWW TV: The KID CRITICS Learn the Traditions of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!BWW TV: The KID CRITICS Learn the Traditions of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 7, 2016

It's not hard to stumble across an excess of reviews for any given Broadway show these days, but there is a group of theatregoers that is wildly underrepresented when it comes to opinions on Broadway- kids! BroadwayWorld continues our new series, KID CRITICS, which gives parents and children alike a kid's perspective on Broadway's hottest shows. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE KING AND I, PIPPIN, ON YOUR FEET, and More Casts Take Saturday Intermission PicsPhoto Flash: THE KING AND I, PIPPIN, ON YOUR FEET, and More Casts Take Saturday Intermission Pics
by Sally Henry - Feb 6, 2016

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for what has become one of the theatre community's most beloved traditions- BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup! Today's edition features the casts of PIPPIN, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, The King and I, ON YOUR FEET and more! (more...)

BWW Review: Towne Centre's BLACK TIE BROADWAYBWW Review: Towne Centre's BLACK TIE BROADWAY
by Jeffrey Ellis - Feb 6, 2016

Luckily, for audiences of Towne Centre Theatre's 2016 season-opening Black Tie Broadway, an original revue conceived by director/arranger John Ray, they are offered two hours of entertainment given a luxe treatment by a 13-member cast who are having a swell time singing the best of musical theater. Consistent and confident, Ray's cast bring a plethora of showtunes to the stage of the Brentwood theater - some you'll remember from the very first note, others you may be hearing for the first time. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 2/5/2016 - BLACKBIRD, HAND TO GOD in London and More!WAKE UP with BWW 2/5/2016 - BLACKBIRD, HAND TO GOD in London and More!
by Jessica Khan - Feb 5, 2016

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: BLACKBIRD begins tonight and HAND TO GOD hits the West End! (more...)

Tony Winner Kelli O'Hara Named Theatre in Our Schools SpokespersonTony Winner Kelli O'Hara Named Theatre in Our Schools Spokesperson
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2016

The Educational Theatre Association and the American Alliance for Theatre & Education (AATE) are pleased to announce that Kelli O'Hara is national spokesperson for the Theatre in Our Schools (TIOS) Campaign. Jointly sponsored by the two organizations, TIOS is a program to raise public awareness of the value of theatre education and draw attention to the need for more access to quality programs for all students. (more...)

Choreographer Camille A. Brown On Translating the Body Language of CABIN IN THE SKYChoreographer Camille A. Brown On Translating the Body Language of CABIN IN THE SKY
by Michael Dale - Feb 5, 2016

The Encores! production will replicate the style of the era, rather than the style as represented by the white-controlled entertainment of the era. (more...)

HAIL, CAESAR! Brings Old Hollywood Pageantry to the Big Screen TodayHAIL, CAESAR! Brings Old Hollywood Pageantry to the Big Screen Today
by TV News Desk - Feb 5, 2016

Four-time Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen (No Country for Old Men, True Grit, Fargo) write and direct HAIL, CAESAR!, an all-star comedy with music set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age. The movie hits theaters today, February 5th, 2016. (more...)

Our Next Gene Kelly? Watch Channing Tatum Tackle Song & Dance in HAIL, CAESAR!Our Next Gene Kelly? Watch Channing Tatum Tackle Song & Dance in HAIL, CAESAR!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2016

Four-time Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen's HAIL, CAESAR! arrives in theatres today, February 5, 2016. An all-star comedy with music set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age, it stars Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Scarlett Johansson, Jonah Hill, Frances McDormand, and Channing Tatum, playing a Gene Kelly/Fred Astaire-type song and dance man of the silver screen. Tatum, who previously had no experience with the style, got help from a pro- Tony winner Christopher Gattelli (Newsies, The King and I). Below, watch a clip from his musical number, go behind the scenes of filming, and learn more about his character and the inspirations behind it! (more...)

Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for February 5, 2016!Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for February 5, 2016!
by BWW Discount Alert - Feb 5, 2016

TKTS has been a New York City institution for decades, bringing theatre-goers a last-minute way to get tickets for some of Broadway's hottest shows at a discount. TDF operates three TKTS Discount Booths in New York City- Times Square, South Street Seaport, and Brooklyn. Looking for affordable tickets for tonight, February 5, 2016? BroadwayWorld brings you the full list of what's available today below: (more...)

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: February 4, 2016Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: February 4, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Feb 4, 2016

Read on to catch up on this past week's trends: January 29-February 4. (more...)

Kelli O'Hara, Alexander Dinelaris, Judy Gold, Josh Harmon and More Set for ESPAFest WorkshopsKelli O'Hara, Alexander Dinelaris, Judy Gold, Josh Harmon and More Set for ESPAFest Workshops
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

Primary Stages Einhorn School of Performing Arts (ESPA) just announced a week-long celebration of exciting collaborations and networking opportunities with artists including Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara (The King & I, Bridges of Madison County), Emmy Award-winning actor and comedienne Judy Gold (HBO, Comedy Central, Clinton the Musical, 25 Questions..., The Judy Show), playwright Joshua Harmon (Bad Jews, Significant Other), Academy Award-winning writer Alexander Dinelaris (Co-writer, Birdman, Broadway's On Your Feet; Co-producer, The Revenant), and writer Cusi Cram (A Lifetime Burning, 'The Big C', 'Arthur'). (more...)

Broadway Records Will Release FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Album in March!Broadway Records Will Release FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Album in March!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

Big news for Fiddler fans! Broadway Records has just announced plans to release a New Broadway Cast Album of Fiddler on the Roof. It will have its worldwide release on March 18th and be available to purchase at The Broadway Theatre beginning March 8th. (more...)

Broadway Stage Management Symposium Sets 2016 ReturnBroadway Stage Management Symposium Sets 2016 Return
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

The Broadway Stage Management Symposium is back!  After last year's successful inaugural program, Broadway's best stage managers gather together again for this immersive program.  The Symposium goes far beyond the classroom, offering two full days of practical insights, instruction and career advice from the most experienced and highly-regarded Stage Management professionals on Broadway.  This unique and invaluable program is the largest gathering of Broadway's stage managers for the purpose of teaching the art, craft and skills needed to forge a successful career. (more...)

KT Sullivan & Jeff Harnar, Anne Reid and More Slated for The Crazy Coqs This MarchKT Sullivan & Jeff Harnar, Anne Reid and More Slated for The Crazy Coqs This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Nothing but blue skies at Crazy Coqs this March. (more...)

FOX Pays Tribute to Vanessa Hudgens' Father; Lin-Manuel Miranda 'In Awe' of Her PerformanceFOX Pays Tribute to Vanessa Hudgens' Father; Lin-Manuel Miranda 'In Awe' of Her Performance
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

The actress bravely performed her heart out on Sunday night's broadcast (click here to watch her musical performances), and the FOX network paid tribute to her father as the final credits began to roll (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Daniel Reichard Gives Sneak Peek of His Upcoming Rodgers and Hammerstein Show at Feinstein's/54 Below!STAGE TUBE: Daniel Reichard Gives Sneak Peek of His Upcoming Rodgers and Hammerstein Show at Feinstein's/54 Below!
by Stage Tube - Feb 1, 2016

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, will present Broadway and concert hall star Daniel Reichard on Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 9:30 PM in his show, Daniel Reichard Celebrates Rodgers and Hammerstein. This one-night-only performance at New York City's popular club will highlight the songs, shows, and history of the iconic songwriting team, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. Below, watch as he gives us a sneak peek of the show! (more...)

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/31/16Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/31/16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 1/31/2016. (more...)

What's Playing on Broadway: February 1-7, 2016What's Playing on Broadway: February 1-7, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Feb 1, 2016

Below, BroadwayWorld brings you this weekly listing of Broadway shows and their show times for the week of February 1-7, 2016. (more...)

Broadway's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF to Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to Flint, MI This MonthBroadway's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF to Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to Flint, MI This Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

The producers of the hit Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof announced this morning that the production will donate $2 from every full-price ticket purchased to the show for all February 2016 performances to The United Way of Genesee County's Flint Water Fund, which directly provides aid the Michigan city's residents, currently suffering from a critical drinking water contamination crisis.  (more...)

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