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TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Returns to Movie Theaters Next Week for Its 30th Anniver Photo TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Returns to Movie Theaters Next Week for Its 30th Anniversary
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2020

This November, everyone’s favorite crime-fighting turtles are making a special three-day appearance on movie theater screens nationwide to celebrate 30 years of action, adventure and the art of ninjutsu with the 1990 blockbuster hit Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

JOKER Set to Break Worldwide Box Office Record For R-Rated Film Photo JOKER Set to Break Worldwide Box Office Record For R-Rated Film
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

According to Deadline, Joker is on its way to breaking the box office record for an R-rated film. It is currently expected to make $900M in global ticket sales.

JOKER Reaches Record-Breaking $234M Worldwide in Opening Weekend Photo JOKER Reaches Record-Breaking $234M Worldwide in Opening Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019

Joker has officially grossed a record-breaking $234M worldwide in its first weekend, according to Deadline. $140.5M of that was made at the international box office across 73 markets. The film broke the October record, previously held by last year's Venom.

Josh Brolin Speaks Out About JOKER in Instagram Post Photo Josh Brolin Speaks Out About JOKER in Instagram Post
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019

The new film Joker has caused a lot of differing opinions, from fans and actors alike. The most recent to speak out on his opinions is Josh Brolin.

JOKER Brings in Record Numbers For October; Career Bests For Phillips, Phoenix, and D Photo JOKER Brings in Record Numbers For October; Career Bests For Phillips, Phoenix, and De Niro
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2019

Joker is continuing to bring in a record amount of money in October, with an increase of $39.8M on Friday, according to Deadline. The film's 3-day haul is now at $94M. This puts the film at an expected $188M-$194M worldwide.

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of JOKER Starring Joaquin Phoenix? Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of JOKER Starring Joaquin Phoenix?
by TV News Desk - Sep 3, 2019

Director Todd Phillips ‚ÄúJoker‚ÄĚ centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone fictional story not seen before on the big screen. Phillips' exploration of Arthur Fleck, who is indelibly portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix, is of a man struggling to find his way in Gotham's fractured society. A clown-for-hire by day, he aspires to be a stand-up comic at night‚Ķbut finds the joke always seems to be on him. Caught in a cyclical existence between apathy and cruelty, Arthur makes one bad decision that brings about a chain reaction of escalating events in this gritty character study.

VIDEO: Meet the JOKER in the Film's Final Trailer Photo VIDEO: Meet the JOKER in the Film's Final Trailer
by Stage Tube - Aug 28, 2019

Director Todd Phillips ‚ÄúJoker‚ÄĚ centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone fictional story not seen before on the big screen. Phillips' exploration of Arthur Fleck, who is indelibly portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix, is of a man struggling to find his way in Gotham's fractured society. A clown-for-hire by day, he aspires to be a stand-up comic at night‚Ķbut finds the joke always seems to be on him. Caught in a cyclical existence between apathy and cruelty, Arthur makes one bad decision that brings about a chain reaction of escalating events in this gritty character study.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN Starring Edward Norton Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN Starring Edward Norton
by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2019

Lionel Essrog (Edward Norton), a lonely private detective living with Tourette Syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend, Frank Minna (Bruce Willis). Armed only with a few clues and the engine of his obsessive mind, Lionel unravels closely guarded secrets that hold the fate of New York in the balance. In a mystery that carries him from gin-soaked jazz clubs in Harlem to the hard-edged slums of Brooklyn and, finally, into the gilded halls of New York's power brokers, Lionel contends with thugs, corruption and the most dangerous man in the city to honor his friend and save the woman who might be his own salvation.

VIDEO: Put on a Happy Face in the First Trailer for JOKER Photo VIDEO: Put on a Happy Face in the First Trailer for JOKER
by Stage Tube - Apr 3, 2019

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the first teaser trailer for JOKER starring Joaquin Phoenix.

The Tribeca TV Festival Features the Season Premieres of TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW, RAY DO Photo The Tribeca TV Festival Features the Season Premieres of TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW, RAY DONOVAN, the 20th Season of LAW & ORDER
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2018

Calling all TV fans, the Tribeca TV Festival is back on the big screen bringing audiences together to discover new series and be the first to see favorite new season premieres. The 2nd Tribeca TV Festival will celebrate unforgettable storytellers who have shaped what 'peak TV' is today and introduce new voices in episodic storytelling. Over four days at Spring Studios in New York City, each event will feature a conversation with the stars and creators of favorite and soon-to-be-favorite shows. The 2018 Tribeca TV Festival will take place September 20-23. Tickets go on sale today, August 22, at 11am ET at tribecafilm.com/TVFestival.

The New Group Announces Final Extension of GOOD FOR OTTO Photo The New Group Announces Final Extension of GOOD FOR OTTO
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2018

The New Group has announced a second extension for the New York premiere production of David Rabe's Good for Otto, which will now play its final performance on Sunday, April 15.  Due to demand, the company previously announced a one week extension through April 8.

GOOD FOR OTTO Extends Through April 8 Photo GOOD FOR OTTO Extends Through April 8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2018

Due to demand, The New Group has announced a one-week extension for the New York premiere production of David Rabe's Good for Otto. Previews begin tonight, February 20, in advance of an Official Opening Night on Thursday, March 8. Originally set to play a limited Off-Broadway engagement through April 1, this production now plays through Sunday, April 8 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street).

Rhea Perlman Joins the New Group's Production of David Rabe's GOOD FOR OTTO Photo Rhea Perlman Joins the New Group's Production of David Rabe's GOOD FOR OTTO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2018

The New Group has announced that Rhea Perlman will join F. Murray Abraham, Kate Buddeke, Laura Esterman, Nancy Giles, Lily Gladstone, Ed Harris, Charlotte Hope, Mark Linn-Baker, Amy Madigan, Rileigh McDonald, Kenny Mellman, Maulik Pancholy and Michael Rabe in the New York premiere of David Rabe's Good for Otto. Rhea Perlman will appear in the role of Nora, as Rosie O'Donnell, previously announced, is unable to appear due to illness. Directed by Scott Elliott, this production will play a limited Off-Broadway engagement February 20 - April 1, with Opening Night on Thursday, March 8 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street).

Full Casting Has Been Announced for The New Group's GOOD FOR OTTO, Featuring Rosie O' Photo Full Casting Has Been Announced for The New Group's GOOD FOR OTTO, Featuring Rosie O'Donnell and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2018

The New Group has announced full casting and creative team for David Rabe's Good for Otto, with Kate Buddeke, Laura Esterman, Nancy Giles, Lily Gladstone, Charlotte Hope, Mark Linn-Baker, Kenny Mellman and Maulik Pancholy joining, as previously announced, F. Murray Abraham, Ed Harris, Amy Madigan, Rileigh McDonald, Rosie O'Donnell and Michael Rabe in this New York premiere directed by Scott Elliott.

Full Cast and Creative Announced for JERRY SPRINGER - THE OPERA Photo Full Cast and Creative Announced for JERRY SPRINGER - THE OPERA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

The New Group has announced full casting for the Off-Broadway premiere Jerry Springer The Opera with Jennifer Allen, Florrie Bagel, Brandon Contreras, Sean Patrick Doyle, Bradley Greer, Luke Grooms, Nathaniel Hackmann, Billy Hepfinger, Justin Keyes, Beth Kirkpatrick, Elizabeth Loyacano, Tiffany Mann, Jill Paice, Kim Steele and Nichole Turner joining, as previously announced, Terrence Mann and Will Swenson.

Terrence Mann and Will Swenson to Headline JERRY SPRINGER - THE OPERA Off-Broadway Photo Terrence Mann and Will Swenson to Headline JERRY SPRINGER - THE OPERA Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2017

The New Group has announced today that Terrence Mann and Will Swenson will star in the company's Off-Broadway premiere of Jerry Springer - The Opera, as 'Jerry Springer' and 'Warm-Up / Satan,' respectively.

BWW Review: A 1976 Attack in Washington Square Park Inspires DOWNTOWN RACE RIOT Photo BWW Review: A 1976 Attack in Washington Square Park Inspires DOWNTOWN RACE RIOT
by Michael Dale - Dec 12, 2017

Despite its provocative title, and despite a game effort by director Scott Elliott's ensemble cast, Seth Zvi Rosenfeld's fact-inspired drama DOWNTOWN RACE RIOT, is a bit of a bore.

Photo Coverage: The New Group Celebrates Opening Night of DOWNTOWN RACE RIOT Photo Photo Coverage: The New Group Celebrates Opening Night of DOWNTOWN RACE RIOT
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - Dec 4, 2017

The New Group presents the world premiere of Seth Zvi Rosenfeld's Downtown Race Riot, launching the company's 2017-2018 Season. Directed by Scott Elliott, this production features Cristian DeMeo, David Levi, Moise Morancy, Josh Pais, Sadie Scott, Chlo Sevigny and Daniel Sovich. A limited Off-Broadway engagement is slated through December 23 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street). Check out photos from opening night below!

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 12/2/2017
by - Dec 2, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 12/2/2017.

New Group Now Series to Continue with 'Confronting Racial Bias' Panel Photo New Group Now Series to Continue with 'Confronting Racial Bias' Panel
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

The New Group presents New Group Now: Where Art Meets Our Present Culture, an ongoing series of public discussions locating New Group productions within the larger context of American and/or global society, continuing on Monday, December 11 with a conversation on 'Confronting Racial Bias in Our Communities.'

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