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Thomas B McGrath

 
Birth Place:
Washington, DC
Bio:
Thomas B. McGrath is the Chairman and CEO of Crossroads Live, a global producer and distributor of live theater and immersive/experiential enteretainment. He was previously the Chairman/owner of Key Brand Entertainment/Broadway Across America as well as Bug Music, Inc. Formerly COO of the Viacom ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Washington, DC

Bio:
Thomas B. McGrath is the Chairman and CEO of Crossroads Live, a global producer and distributor of live theater and immersive/experiential enteretainment. He was previously the Chairman/owner of Key Brand Entertainment/Broadway Across America as well as Bug Music, Inc. Formerly COO of the Viacom ... (read complete bio)

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Thomas B McGrath Biography

Thomas B. McGrath is the Chairman and CEO of Crossroads Live, a global producer and distributor of live theater and immersive/experiential enteretainment. He was previously the Chairman/owner of Key Brand Entertainment/Broadway Across America as well as Bug Music, Inc. Formerly COO of the Viacom Entertainment Group, including Paramount Pictures. Films released during his tenure include Saving Private Ryan, Forrest Gump, Braveheart and Titanic. At Act III Communications he produced The Princess Bride and Fried Green Tomatoes. McGrath has received Tony Awards for Porgy and Bess, War Horse, La Cage aux Folles, Memphis, Boeing-Boeing and Hair;
he received he Oliver award for Best new Musical for Spring Awakening. Other shows include Pippin, Promises, Promises and Million Dollar Quartet on Broadway. In London McGrath has produced Spring Awakening (Olivier Award), Hair, Sweet Charity, Harvey and Million Dollar Quartet. Current international productions include CATS (China), Evita (China and Australia), Chicago, The Body Guard. www.xroadslive.com; www.davidianproductions.com Graduate of Harvard University and Harvard Business School.




Thomas B McGrath News

THE BOOK OF MORMON, AMERICAN IDIOT, WICKED and More Set for Broadway Across America in Austin, 2013-14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2013

Broadway in Austin at Texas Performing Arts has announced an amazing 2013-2014 Season with four Austin premieres and two all-time favorites.

FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL Comes to the Majestic 6/18; Tickets On Sale 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2013

FLASHDANCE-THE MUSICAL, the stage adaptation of the 1983 hit film that defined a generation, will perform at the Majestic Theatre for eight performances June 18-23. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, March 1.

FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL Comes to the Majestic Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2013

FLASHDANCE-THE MUSICAL, the stage adaptation of the 1983 hit film that defined a generation, will perform at the Majestic Theatre for eight performances tonight, June 18-23. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, March 1.

FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL Comes to the Majestic 6/18; Tickets On Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2013

FLASHDANCE-THE MUSICAL, the stage adaptation of the 1983 hit film that defined a generation, will perform at the Majestic Theatre for eight performances June 18-23. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m., Today, March 1.

FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL Comes to the Majestic 6/18; Tickets On Sale 3/1
by Erin Privratsky - Feb 26, 2013

FLASHDANCE-THE MUSICAL, the stage adaptation of the 1983 hit film that defined a generation, will perform at the Majestic Theatre for eight performances June 18-23. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, March 1.

SISTER ACT Comes to Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 2/19-24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2013

SISTER ACT, the family friendly, over the top spectacle with nuns that rock, opens at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts on February 19-24, 2013 for a limited engagement.

SISTER ACT Comes to Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Now thru 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2013

SISTER ACT, the family friendly, over the top spectacle with nuns that rock, opens at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts tonight, February 19-24, 2013 for a limited engagement.

THE BOOK OF MORMON, AMERICAN IDIOT, WICKED and More Set for Broadway Across America in Austin, 2013-14
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2013

Broadway in Austin at Texas Performing Arts has announced an amazing 2013-2014 Season with four Austin premieres and two all-time favorites.

SISTER ACT Comes to Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 2/19-24
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2012

SISTER ACT, the family friendly, over the top spectacle with nuns that rock, opens at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts on February 19-24, 2013 for a limited engagement.

MEMPHIS Goes On SaleToday!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2012

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony¬ģ Award Winner for Best Musical opens at the Majestic Theatre for eight performances February 19-24, 2013. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m., Today, November 30!

Thomas B McGrath Videos

First Look at Broadway-Bound HANDS ON A HARDBODY!
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2012

Just yesterday, producers Broadway Across America (John Gore, Thomas B. McGrath, Beth Williams), Rich Entertainment Group (Bob and Mindy Rich), Barbara Whitman, Latitude Link, Dede Harris, Sharon Karmazin, and Howard and Janet Kagan just announced that the La Jolla Playhouse production of the new American musical HANDS ON A HARDBODY will bow on Broadway in the 2012-2013 season. In preparation for the new musical's move to the Great White Way, BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at photos and video from the production below!

STAGE TUBE: Check Out ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER's New Commercial!
by Stage Tube - Jan 11, 2012

Grammy and Emmy Award winner, Tony Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Harry Connick, Jr. stars as Dr. Mark Bruckner in the newly imagined production of ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER which opened December 11, 2011 on Broadway at The St. James Theatre. Check out the new commercial for the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Harry Connick, Jr. Talks ON A CLEAR DAY on TODAY SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2011

Grammy and Emmy Award winner, Tony Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Harry Connick, Jr. will star as Dr. Mark Bruckner in the newly imagined production of ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER opening December 11, 2011 on Broadway at The St. James Theatre, 246 W. 44th Street. Previews began on November 12, 2011. The roles of David Gamble and Melinda Wells will be played, respectively, by David Turner and Jessie Mueller, in her Broadway debut. The delightful Tony-nominated score by Burton Lane (music) and Alan Jay Lerner (lyrics) is enhanced by classics from their film scores for On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970) and Royal Wedding (1951). With a new book by Peter Parnell based on the original book by Alan Jay Lerner, the musical is reconceived and directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Mayer, with choreography by JoAnn M. Hunter. In the video below, Harry Connick Jr. chats about what to expect from the show on the Today Show. Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: Darren Criss Prepares for HOW TO SUCCEED!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 28, 2011

Darren Criss, breakout star of Fox's Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning smash hit television show 'GLEE', will make his Broadway debut as J. Pierrepont Finch in HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, performing a strictly limited three week engagement from January 3, through January 22, 2012. He will replace Daniel Radcliffe, who will play his final performance on Sunday, January 1, 2012. Tickets for Mr. Criss' engagement in HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING are now on sale. Go behind the scenes of his recent photo shoot below!

STAGE TUBE: HOW TO SUCCEED Raises $15,000 for The Trevor Project
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 17, 2011

A special benefit performance of HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING on Thursday, October 6th raised $15,000 for THE TREVOR PROJECT. The performance featured a post-show talkback with star Daniel Radcliffe. A portion of every ticket sold for the October 6 performance was donated to THE TREVOR PROJECT, as well as all proceeds from a post-show auction featuring autographed HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING merchandise.

STAGE TUBE: Harry Connick, Jr. Croons 'On a Clear Day You Can See Forever' on DANCING WITH THE STARS
by Robert Diamond - Sep 21, 2011

On last night's DANCING WITH THE STARS result show on ABC, Harry Connick, Jr. crooned out the title song from his upcoming Broadway musical - ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER. Connick said that it was his first time singing the song publicly. How'd he do? Click below to play!

BWW TV: Nick Jonas Talks HOW TO SUCCEED; Begins Performances January 24 as J. Pierrepont Finch!
by Broadway Beat - Sep 8, 2011

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier, Nick Jonas will climb the corporate ladder as Broadway's next ‚ÄėJ. Pierrepont Finch' in the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical comedy HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING beginning Tuesday, January 24, 2012 through Sunday, July 1, 2012. Tickets for HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING are currently on sale through Sunday, July 1, 2012. Jonas, who began his career on stage at age 8, returns to Broadway for the first time since the launch of the international sensation The Jonas Brothers. BroadwayBeat was on hand for the press conference earlier today and chatted with Jonas about taking on the leading role! Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: HOW TO SUCCEED Performs at the Tonys!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 12, 2011

The 2011 Tony Awards are now underway at the Beacon Theatre in Manhattan, and Daniel Radcliffe and the cast of HOW TO SUCCEED just performed live at the Beacon Theatre, where all the action is happening. Click below to check out their performance of 'Brotherhood of Man.'

STAGE TUBE: HOW TO SUCCEED Records Cast Album!
by Stage Tube - Jun 9, 2011

The 50th Anniversary production of the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical comedy HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, starring Daniel Radcliffe and John Larroquette, just got a new cast recording from Decca Broadway. The album, produced by five-time Grammy nominee Robert Sher, was recorded by the cast and orchestra on Monday, April 11 at the legendary Manhattan Center in New York City and was released on iTunes Tuesday, May 24 and in stores on Tuesday, June 7. HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING is currently playing Broadway's Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th Street), where it officially opened March 27, 2011. In the video below, go behind the scenes of the recording session wit hthe cast!

STAGE TUBE: HOW TO SUCCEED Performs on THE VIEW!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2011

Daniel Radcliffe, John Larroquette, and the cast of HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, nominated for eight 2011 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, performed last week on 'The View.' HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING is currently playing at Broadway's Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th Street).