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Josh Groban & Annaleigh Ashford-Led SWEENEY TODD Coming to Broadway?
August 24, 2022

Broadway might be getting ready to attend the tale once more. Rumours have been circulating this week that a new production of Sweeney Todd, led by Broadway favorites Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford, is in the works for Spring 2023.

Rialto Chatter: Hugh Jackman Responds To Rumor Justin Timberlake Will Take Over As THE MUSIC MAN
May 18, 2022

Read what Hugh Jackman had to say about Justin Timberlake in The Music Man on Broadway. Page Six reported earlier today that Justin Timberlake is in talks to replace Hugh Jackman as Harold Hill in The Music Man on Broadway at the Winter Garden Theatre when he departs the production.

Rialto Chatter: Will Dustin Hoffman Lead OUR TOWN Revival on Broadway?
June 30, 2020

BroadwayWorld has learned that online rumors about a Broadway revival of Our Town are true. Producer Scott Rudin has plans to bring Thornton Wilder's play back to Broadway for the first time since 2002. Rudin has tapped Tony winner Bartlett Sher (To Kill a Mockingbird) to direct the play, which will be led by Dustin Hoffman, who last appeared on Broadway in 1990. A timeline for the production remains unknown.

Rialto Chatter: Will BEETLEJUICE Head to the Barrymore?
February 27, 2020

The smash hit musical Beetlejuice is set to play its final performance at Broadway's Winter Garden Theatre on June 6, 2020. 

Rialto Chatter: Could BEETLEJUICE Haunt Another Broadway House?
December 19, 2019

The smash hit musical Beetlejuice is set to play its final performance at Broadway's Winter Garden Theatre on June 6, 2020. 

Rialto Chatter: Will Tracy Letts' THE MINUTES Begin Performances on Broadway in February 2020?
November 1, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Tracy Letts' The The Minutes will premiere on Broadway later this season. Now after an ominous tweet earlier today, we expect that the play will begin performance on February 25, 2020.

Rialto Chatter: Will MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical Land on Broadway Next Year?
October 10, 2019

A recent Facebook post from Miranda Hillard, the character played by Sally Field in the 1993 film, teases the musical and makes us wonder if the announcement of a Broadway transfer is imminent.

Rialto Chatter: Will West End Star Jac Yarrow Bring JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT To Broadway?
September 19, 2019

the acclaimed West End revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat could be gearing up for a Broadway transfer.

Rialto Chatter: Will SING STREET Rock Out On Broadway?
September 5, 2019

New York Theatre Workshop will present the world premiere stage adaptation of the film Sing Street, a new musical based on the film of the same name. But will the show rock out on Broadway?

Rialto Chatter: Is TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Headed To A New Broadway Home?
August 29, 2019

The hit Broadway adaptation of To Kill A Mockingbird could be leaving its home at the Shubert Theatre.

Rialto Chatter: Will Billy Crystal Bring MR. SATURDAY NIGHT To Broadway?
August 29, 2019

According to reports, comedy legend, Billy Crystal, will star on Broadway in the musical adaptation of his film, Mr. Saturday Night.

Rialto Chatter: Update! THE LEHMAN TRILOGY To Land On Broadway This Fall
August 29, 2019

The New York Post is hinting at a possible Broadway run for one of the season's most acclaimed plays, The Lehman Trilogy.

Rialto Chatter: Is The New Musical PASSING THROUGH Headed To NYC?
August 22, 2019

The new musical Passing Through, is wrapping up its run at Goodspeed Opera House this weekend. According to a new report, the show has its sights set on NYC.

Rialto Chatter: Is The New Play THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Headed For Broadway?
August 13, 2019

A world premiere play may be headed to Broadway, after out of town engagements in Syracuse and Baltimore.

Rialto Chatter: Will JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Cross to Pond for Broadway?
August 9, 2019

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, which is in the midst of a limited 11-week season at the London Palladium, might be heading to Broadway! According to the Daily Mail's Baz Bamigboye, Broadway producers are already eying a transfer.

Rialto Chatter: Is Steven Pasquale Headed Off-Broadway In John Doyle's ASSASSINS At Classic Stage Company?
July 25, 2019

Steven Pasquale may be returning to the stage in an upcoming production of the musical Assassins at Classic Stage Company

Rialto Chatter: Marianne Elliot COMPANY Currently 'In Talks' For Broadway Transfer
June 27, 2019

Marianne Elliot's acclaimed gender bent production of Stephen Sondheimn and George Furth's Company, is currently in talks for a Broadway transfer.

Rialto Chatter: Is Matthew Warchus' Production of PRESENT LAUGHTER Headed To Broadway?
June 27, 2019

Matthew Warchus' production of Noel Coward's comedy Present Laughter could be headed to Broadway next year.

Rialto Chatter: Will David Hyde Pierce And Ari'el Stachel Star In A Musical Adaptation of THE VISITOR?
May 13, 2019

According to reports online, The Public Theater is set to premiere a new musical adaptation of Thomas McCarthy's film The Visitor as part of its 2019/2020 season.