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McAnuff is a two-time Tony Award-winning director and former Artistic Director of the Stratford Festival. Broadway: Summer, Doctor Zhivago, Jesus Christ Superstar, Guys and Dolls, Aaron Sorkin’s The Farnsworth Invention, Jersey Boys (Tony and Olivier Awards for Best Musical), Billy ... (read more)
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Bio:
McAnuff is a two-time Tony Award-winning director and former Artistic Director of the Stratford Festival. Broadway: Summer, Doctor Zhivago, Jesus Christ Superstar, Guys and Dolls, Aaron Sorkin’s The Farnsworth Invention, Jersey Boys (Tony and Olivier Awards for Best Musical), Billy ... (read more)
La Jolla Playhouse Announces THE WHO'S TOMMY in Concert Featuring Original Cast Members La Jolla Playhouse Announces THE WHO'S TOMMY in Concert Featuring Original Cast Members
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

La Jolla Playhouse announces a special fundraising event: The Who's Tommy: A Staged Concert Benefiting La Jolla Playhouse on Monday, October 14 at 7:30pm in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

JERSEY BOYS National Tour Announces Casting and Dates For 2019-20 Touring Year JERSEY BOYS National Tour Announces Casting and Dates For 2019-20 Touring Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

Casting and tour dates have been announced for the 2019-20 touring season of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. The cast will be led by Eric Chambliss (Bob Gaudio), Corey Greenan (Tommy DeVito), Jon Hacker (Frankie Valli) and Michael Milton (Nick Massi) as The Four Seasons. (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS " MAGIC OF THE HOLIDAYS, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, JERSEY BOYS On Sale At The National Theatre This Week THE ILLUSIONISTS " MAGIC OF THE HOLIDAYS, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, JERSEY BOYS On Sale At The National Theatre This Week
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

Tickets for the National Theatre's upcoming productions of THE ILLUSIONISTS a?" MAGIC OF THE HOLIDAYS (December 3-8, 2019), Bartlett Sher's new Broadway revival of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (December 10-15, 2019), and JERSEY BOYS (December 17, 2019 - January 5, 2020) will go on sale to the general public this Friday, September 13 at 10am. (more...)

AIN'T TOO PROUD Adds Actors Fund Performance on September 15 AIN'T TOO PROUD Adds Actors Fund Performance on September 15
by Stephi Wild - Aug 27, 2019

Ain't Too Prouda?"The Life and Times of the Temptations has added a special performance next month to benefit the Actors Fund. (more...)

Dan'yelle Williamson, Alex Hairston, Olivia Elease Hardy Star in SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL on Tour Dan'yelle Williamson, Alex Hairston, Olivia Elease Hardy Star in SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL on Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2019

Full casting has been announced for the North American Tour of SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical. (more...)

SUMMER THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL On Sale Now in Rochester SUMMER THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL On Sale Now in Rochester
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2019

The Rochester Broadway Theatre League and Albert Nocciolino are proud to announce that SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical will hold technical rehearsals and launch its National Tour in Rochester with performances September 29 - October 5, 2019.  Rochester audiences will be among the first to see this production direct from Broadway! (more...)

FSCJ Artist Series Presents JERSEY BOYS March 11, 2020 FSCJ Artist Series Presents JERSEY BOYS March 11, 2020
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2019

Dates have been announced for the Jacksonville return engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. The musical will make its much-anticipated return to Jacksonville to play the Times-Union Center on March 11, 2020 for one performance only. (more...)

Keith Hines and CJ Pawlikowski Join The Cast Of JERSEY BOYS Keith Hines and CJ Pawlikowski Join The Cast Of JERSEY BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2019

Keith Hines and CJ Pawlikowski join the cast of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award winning musical Jersey Boys, tonight, Monday, August 19, at New York City's New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) Stage 1. (more...)

Ruskin Group Theatre Extends DEATH OF A SALESMAN Through September 15 Ruskin Group Theatre Extends DEATH OF A SALESMAN Through September 15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2019

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and the Tony award for a?oeBest Play,a?? Arthur Miller's a?oeDeath of a Salesmana?? stays strikingly relevant in our times. With the original run nearly sold out, Ruskin Group Theatre announces that they will extend the schedule through September 15th. The new schedule will include 8pm Thursdays - Saturdays, 2pm Sundays (no performances during Labor Day weekend, August 29th - September 1st). Considered to be one of the greatest plays of the 20th Century, subsequent productions on Broadway have won three Tony awards for a?oeBest Revival.a??  (more...)

Is AIN'T TOO PROUD Headed For The West End? Is AIN'T TOO PROUD Headed For The West End?
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 1, 2019

Broadway's Tony Award-winning bio musical, Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations, could be preparing to cross the pond. (more...)

Haley Ostir Joins JERSEY BOYS Haley Ostir Joins JERSEY BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2019

Haley Ostir is a success story. (more...)

Stray Dog Theatre Announces 2019-2020 Season Stray Dog Theatre Announces 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2019

Stray Dog Theatre is excited to announce its 2019-2020 season. All subscriptions and individual tickets will go on sale August 1, 2019. For more information please visit our website at www.straydogtheatre.org. (more...)

DEATH OF A SALESMAN Extends Through Aug. 25th at Ruskin Group Theatre DEATH OF A SALESMAN Extends Through Aug. 25th at Ruskin Group Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2019

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and the Tony award for "Best Play," Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman" stays strikingly relevant in our times. With the original run nearly sold out, Ruskin Group Theatre announces that they will extend the schedule through August 25th. The new schedule will include 8pm Thursdays - Saturdays, 2pm Sundays. Considered to be one of the greatest plays of the 20th Century, subsequent productions on Broadway have won three Tony awards for "Best Revival."  (more...)

Tickets To SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical On Sale Soon At Playhouse Square! Tickets To SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical On Sale Soon At Playhouse Square!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2019

Tickets for the limited engagement of SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical at Playhouse Square will go on sale to the public Monday, July 29th, at the Playhouse Square ticket office (1519 Euclid Ave in downtown Cleveland), by calling 216.241.6000 or online at playhousesquare.org. SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical will open the 2019-2020 KeyBank Broadway Series at Playhouse Square with performances October 8 - 27, 2019. (more...)

Playwrights Foundation Announces Details of Bay Area Playwrights Festival 2019 Playwrights Foundation Announces Details of Bay Area Playwrights Festival 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

Playwrights Foundation, the West Coast's premiere launchpad for exceptional emerging playwrights has named the artistic teams, actors and daily schedule for the 2019 Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF). The 2019 Bay Area Playwrights Festival runs July 19-28, 2019 at Potrero Stage at the base of San Francisco's Potrero hill. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Luba Mason Premieres A Broadway-Centric  Concert at The Green Room 42 Photo Coverage: Luba Mason Premieres A Broadway-Centric Concert at The Green Room 42
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jul 11, 2019

Last night at The Green Room 42 (570 10th Avenue), Broadway star and recording artist Luba Mason (Chicago, Jekyll & Hyde, How to Succeed, recently earned a Lucille Lortel nomination for her role in the acclaimed Public Theater production of Girl From The North Country) premiered a new Broadway-centric concert, Luba Mason - 5' 10' with the pianist & music director to so many Broadway stars and legendary singers, Billy Stritch! (more...)

ALICE IN WONDERLAND: AN X-RATED MUSICAL FANTASY To Hold Industry Reading Starring Alanna Saunders And Joey Arias ALICE IN WONDERLAND: AN X-RATED MUSICAL FANTASY To Hold Industry Reading Starring Alanna Saunders And Joey Arias
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2019

An industry reading of ALICE IN WONDERLAND: AN X-RATED MUSICAL FANTASY will be held on Thursday, August 15th in New York City. ALICE IN WONDERLAND: AN X-RATED MUSICAL FANTASY is a new musical with Music by Harrison Beck, and Book and Lyrics by Maya Kates and Harrison Beck. (more...)

Abingdon Theatre Co to Honor Andrew Lippa at Benefit Gala Abingdon Theatre Co to Honor Andrew Lippa at Benefit Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2019

Save the Date! Abingdon Theatre Company announced today that they will honor Tony Award-nominated composer & lyricist Andrew Lippa (The Wild Party, Big Fish) as the company celebrates its 27th anniversary season at a Benefit Gala (more...)

Photo Flash: AIN'T TOO PROUD Celebrates 100th Broadway Performance! Photo Flash: AIN'T TOO PROUD Celebrates 100th Broadway Performance!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2019

The Tony-winning production of Ain't Too Proud, currently playing Broadway's legendary Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street), just celebrated a milestone- 100 performances on Broadway! (more...)

Meet The Current Broadway Cast of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL! Meet The Current Broadway Cast of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2019

Check out the latest cast of Drifters, Shirelles, and music industry legends that make up the company of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical! (more...)

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