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Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 7/30/2016

Below is BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 7/30/2016. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit BroadwayWorld.com's Event Calendar.

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Opens in the West End - 7/30/2016

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD has found its full company!


Jenna Fischer Stars in Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER at The Old Globe - 7/30/2016

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team of the world premiere of Steve Martin's new play METEOR SHOWER, an adult comedy, marking his welcome return to the Globe following the great success of Bright Star.


Stars of HAMILTON, WAITRESS & More Set for 2016 BROADWAY BARKS - 7/30/2016

BROADWAY BARKS announces their 18th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event to benefit New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies.


Original 'SEX TIPS' Stars Chambers & Snow Join The Skivvies' Post-Show - 7/30/2016

Original stars of Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man, Lindsay Nicole Chambers and Jason Michael Snow will return to the 777 Theatre for the first time to join THE SKIVVIES in their post-show performance this Saturday, July 30th at 7PM.


Only For Now? You Wish! AVENUE Q Marks 13th Anniversary - 7/31/2016

If ever a show has become part of the 'fabric' of New York and pop culture, it is the Tony Award-winning musical Avenue Q -- with its colorful cast of humans and puppets. The ground-breaking musical hits a new landmark this summer when it celebrates its 13th anniversary on Sunday, July 31, 2013 at New World Stages (340 W. 50 St.) in New York City.


Clubbed Thumb & Playwrights Horizons Present MEN ON BOATS - 8/1/2016

MEN ON BOATS, the critically-acclaimed comedy which premiered at Clubbed Thumb's 2015 Summerworks Festival, announced today casting for its return this summer in a co-production by Clubbed Thumb and Playwrights Horizons.


Criss, Urie & Karimloo Set for WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT This August - 8/1/2016

Maberry Theatricals have announced the next line-up of stars for the New York premiere of White Rabbit Red Rabbit, the internationally-acclaimed play by Nassim Soleimanpour.


PRIVACY's Daniel Radcliffe Kicks Off The Public's 2016 Forum Lineup - 8/1/2016

The Public Theater has announced the 2016 Fall Public Forum line-up, featuring an exciting series of one-night-only events and expanded audience engagement programming to explore the ideas and themes presented on The Public Theater's stages.


Opera Philadelphia Announces Upcoming Season Schedule; Tickets on Sale - 8/1/2016

Tickets go on sale on Monday, August 1, for Opera Philadelphia's 2016-2017 Season, including two September productions: the World Premiere of Breaking the Waves, composer Missy Mazzoli's opera inspired by Lars von Trier's searing Oscar-nominated 1996 film; and Puccini's grand Turandot starring soprano Christine Goerke in the title role. Tickets are also available for a series of special fall events surrounding these productions, including lectures, recitals, film screenings, brunches, backstage tours, and social events. Opera fans can also choose their seats for two spring productions at the Academy of Music: Rossini's Tancredi (February 2017), featuring star mezzo Stephanie Blythe's highly anticipated first appearance in the title role; and a new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro (April–May 2017).


Photos: Josh Davis & Company Get Into Character for THE GOLD at NYMF - 8/1/2016

The New York Musical Festival and Laura Yosowitz, Vital Arts Collaborative welcome Josh Davis (Beautiful) as Joseph in THE GOLD, a new musical about one man's fight for love, family and country, with book by Andrea Lepcio and Phil Yosowitz, music and lyrics by Phil Yosowitz, music supervision by Steven Jamail and direction by Spiro Veloudos. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in character below!


Tony Winner Leslie Odom Jr. Sits In with The Roots on NBC's TONIGHT SHOW - 8/1/2016

NBC has announced that Tony Award winner Leslie Odom Jr., who departed the hit Broadway musical HAMILTON earlier this month, will sit in with THE TONIGHT SHOW house band The Roots on Monday, August 1st.


Michael Campayno Makes Broadway Debut as 'Fiyero' in WICKED - 8/1/2016

Beginning Monday, August 1, MICHAEL CAMPAYNO will assume the role of Fiyero in the Broadway company of WICKED. He will be making his Broadway debut with this production.


York Theatre Continues Reading Series with MOONSHINE AND MISTLETOE - 8/1/2016

The York Theatre Company and its acclaimed Developmental Reading Series, will present a staged reading of the new musical, Moonshine and Mistletoe, with concept, book and direction by DJ Salisbury, additional songs by David Lutken and Mr. Salisbury, and concept and arrangements by Larry Moore for one performance only on Monday, August 1, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (619 Lexington Avenue, entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue).


New York Musical Festival Present Freedom Riders: a new musical - 8/2/2016


WICKED Tour Welcomes New 'Fiyero' in Houston - 8/2/2016

The WICKED tour will welcome Jeremy Woodard as Fiyero beginning Tuesday, August 2 at the Hobby Center in Houston. Just in, the WICKED tour will welcome Jeremy Woodard as Fiyero beginning Tuesday, August 2 at the Hobby Center in Houston. 


Benanti, Harnick and More Celebrate SHE LOVES ME Album at Barnes & Noble - 8/3/2016

Ghostlight Records will celebrate the cast album of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of SHE LOVES ME with a special in-store performance and CD signing at Barnes & Noble on Wednesday, August 3 at 7:00 PM featuring Laura Benanti, Jane Krakowski and other cast members, featuring the show's lyricist Sheldon Harnick as special guest. Barnes & Noble is located at 150 East 86th Street, between Lexington and Third Avenues on the Upper East Side.


SANDMAN: Gritty New York Theatre at the ATA - 8/3/2016


SANDMAN: Gritty New York Theatre at the ATA - 8/3/2016


Kate Baldwin and Graham Rowat Star in CONSTELLATIONS at Berkshire Theatre Group - 8/3/2016

Berkshire Theatre Group will welcome the Tony Award-nominated drama CONSTELLATIONS, featuring Tony Award-nominated Kate Baldwin and Broadway and television actor, Graham Rowat. CONSTELLATIONS runs from August 3 through August 27, at The Unicorn Theatre in Stockbridge, MA.


Broadway, West End Dim Lights in Memory of James M. Nederlander - 8/3/2016

Venues across the West End and on Broadway will be dimming their lights on 3 August 2016 in memory of James M. Nederlander, Chairman of The Nederlander Organization and one of the most influential figures on Broadway and in the West End, who has passed away at the age of 94.


Tony Nominee Josh Gad Guest Co-Hosts LIVE WITH KELLY - 8/3/2016

'LIVE WITH KELLY' has announced that Tony nominee Josh Gad will guest co-host the show on Tuesday, August 2nd and Wednesday, August 4th.


SHE LOVES ME Cast Celebrates Recording at Barnes & Noble - 8/3/2016

Ghostlight Records has announced that physical copies of the cast album of the critically-acclaimed Broadway revival of SHE LOVES ME are available online and in stores today, Friday, July 29.


Cast Announced for New Rock Musical BREAKING THE MOON, Coming to NYMF - 8/3/2016

The New York Musical Festival (NYMF) presents Breaking the Moon, a new hard-hitting rock musical about teen suicide written and composed by Amy Steinberg. The cast of 7 includes Nicholas Clementi, Ashley Covington, Ailey Finn, Andrew Henriques, Juliana Kantor, Kate Leach, and Colin Samole. Breaking the Moonis a NYMF special event and is being staged at Theater 511, 511 West 54th Street (bet. 10th and 11th Aves.) in NYC for four performances from August 3-6, 2016.


DVR Alert: Tony Winner Leslie Odom Jr. Performs on NBC's TODAY - 8/3/2016

NBC has announced that on Wednesday, August 3rd, Tony Award winner Leslie Odom Jr., who recently departed the hit Broadway musical HAMILTON, will perform on TODAY


THE SOUTH AFREAKINS coming to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe - 8/4/2016


Russian Opera Workshop 2016 Presents Free Performances of Rachmaninoff's ALEKO and Tchaikovsky's MAZEPA - 8/4/2016


The Hogwallops return to the Fringe for Roald Dahl's 100th - 8/4/2016


Mysterioua Lake Appears in LICM Theater - 8/4/2016


Second Stage Uptown Presents Lucy Teitler's ENGAGEMENTS - 8/4/2016

Second Stage Theatre 2016 Uptown Series' production of ENGAGEMENTS has been extended by one week and will now play through Saturday, August 20.


Photo Flash: First Look at AUSTIN at Theatre Row - 8/4/2016

The Off-Broadway premiere of Elda Cusick's new play, Austin, began a limited engagement on Saturday July 23rd at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues). Ed Setrakian directs a cast that stars Thomas G. Waites ('OZ'), James McCaffrey ('Rescue Me'), Rochelle Boström, AJ Cedeño, and Michaela Waites. Opening Night is set for August 4th. Austin will play a limited run through September 10th only. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Groundbreaking Lithuanian urban street dance set for Edinburgh Fringe - 8/5/2016


The Hogwallops return to the Fringe for Roald Dahl's 100th - 8/5/2016


PTP/NYC Hosts Special CARTOONISTS SPEAK! Event - 8/5/2016

PTP/NYC (Potomac Theatre Project) announces an exciting new special event as a capstone of their 30th season celebration, CARTOONISTS SPEAK!, which will take place on Friday, August 5 at 9:45pm, immediately following their performance of Howard Barker's NO END OF BLAME at The Atlantic Stage 2 (330 West 16th Street).


KINKY BOOTS Performs for 'Broadway in the Boros' in Queens - 8/5/2016

The 'Broadway in the Boros' performance of Kinky Boots, originally scheduled in Queens Flushing Meadows Corona Park for tomorrow, July 29, will be rescheduled due to a storm system prediction of rain, thunder, and lightning at times throughout the day.


Groundbreaking Lithuanian urban street dance set for Edinburgh Fringe - 8/6/2016


HIMSELF AND NORA Closes at the Minetta Lane - 8/6/2016

Himself and Nora, the new musical, will end its engagement at Minetta Lane Theatre (18 Minetta Lane) on Saturday, August 6th. With book, music, and lyrics by Jonathan Brielle and directed by Michael Bush, Himself and Nora will have played 26 previews and 71 performances at the time of closing.




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