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Applause - 1970 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on the film All About Eve and the original story by Mary Orr.

History:

Original Production
Run Type: Open Run
Market: Broadway
Previews: March 26, 1970
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Closing: July 27, 1972

Palace Theatre (Broadway)

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by Stephi Wild - Jan 6, 2023
Barrington Stage Company has announced the 10-minute plays, playwrights and casting for the 12th Annual 10X10 New Play Festival, part of the 2023 10X10 Upstreet Arts Festival. 
by Michael Major - Jan 6, 2023
“Moneymaker” is the current single off Fitz and The Tantrums’ brand new studio album Let Yourself Free, which was released in November. The 12-track collection features the infectious new single “Moneymaker”, along with the previously released single, “Sway” is available to stream and download now now via Elektra Entertainment.
by Michael Major - Jan 6, 2023
Watch a video of Tovah Feldshuh on GMA3 discussing starring as Rosie Brice in Funny Girl. During the interview, Feldshuh discussed the show's sold-out performances, how her memoir shaped her performance, being the first Jewish woman to play the role of Rosie Brice on Broadway, the 'screaming applause' for Lea Michele and the cast, and more. 
by Michael Major - Jan 5, 2023
An all-star cast of iconic singers including Dolly Parton, Belinda Carlisle, Cyndi Lauper, Gloria Estefan and Debbie Harry will release the new single “Gonna Be You” from the Paramount Pictures film 80 FOR BRADY. The film stars Rita Moreno, Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda, and Sally Field. Pre-save the single now!
by Gil Kaan - Jan 5, 2023
Breaking With Tradition Productions’ latest production Brothers Play by Matthew Doherty will open January 14, 2023, at Legacy LA (with one preview January 13th).  James Eckhouse directs the cast of Rob Nagle, Jeffrey Nordling and Jamie Wollrab. I had the opportunity to get some insight into Brothers Play from Jamie, as well as some of the many activities he has juggling in the air.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 4, 2023
The Company Theatre will present “The Wisdom of Eve” February 23- March 5, 2023 in the Temple Theatre Loft, 50 Liberty Pole Way, Rochester. 
by Theresa Bertram - Jan 31, 2023
What did our critic think of PROKOFIEV'S ROMEO & JULIET at Robinson Center?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 31, 2023
Ensemble Studio Theatre has appointed Estefanía Fadul and Graeme Gillis the new Co-Artistic Directors of the 55-year-old award-winning off-Broadway theater company.
by Michael Major - Jan 3, 2023
NBC rang in 2023 with 'Miley's New Year's Eve Party.' Watch every performance video from the special, including Miley and Dolly's viral mashup of 'Wrecking Ball' and 'I Will Always Love You,' below! The special also included performances from FLETCHER, David Byrne, Sia, Paris Hilton, Swae Lee, and more.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jan 3, 2023
We start the 2023 as we mean to go on; with some cracking West End shows. From some well-deserved transfers from the Theatre Royal Bath and Chichester Festival Theatre, to the UK premiere of George Takei's musical and the unknown story of Charlie  Chaplin and  Stan Laurel there are some true theatrical treats in store in January.
by Kelly Rogers Flynt - Jan 28, 2023
A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE is ironically an important work by none other than the esteemed Oscar Wilde. A thinking man’s comedy, Wilde imbues this work with witty banter while challenging society’s norms. The clips along with a steady stream of laughs punctuated by occasions of loud guffaws and eye-popping truths. You will be charmed. You will be delighted. You will be entertained.
by Miranda Keating - Jan 27, 2023
'A Midsummer Night's Dream' is arguably the most well-known comedic play in the world. Every production I have seen has had its own charm, but they all followed the story traditionally, making the same jokes and all trying to reach mimesis. Going to The Garden Theatre's production, I expected no different. However, I was pleasantly surprised...
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2023
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by Melissa Giordano - Jan 26, 2023
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by Steve Callahan - Jan 25, 2023
St. Louis’ Winter Opera opened its sixteenth season with a vocally brilliant production of Verdi’s Macbeth.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2023
Broadway vet Lawrence Merritt passed away on January 22, 2023. He succumbed to COVID/pneumonia at the Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center in NYC. Read more about Merritt's life and career.
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 25, 2023
Well, it's about time that the cabaret industry got a Jean Louisa Kelly show. And what a show.
by Michael Major - Jan 24, 2023
Hooveriii have announced a February tour of the U.S. in support of their newest album A Round of Applause (The Reverberation Appreciation Society). The dates kick off at Brooklyn’s Baby’s All Right on February 10 and conclude on February 18 in Troy, NY.  Along the way they will make stops in Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and Boston.
by Michael Major - Jan 24, 2023
The nominations for the 2023 Academy Awards were announced. Notable nominees included Stephanie Hsu, Brian Tyree Henry, Hong Chau, Angela Bassett, Diane Warren, Lady Gaga, Brendan Fraser, Paul Mescal, Andrea Riseborough, Michelle Yeoh, and The Whale. Check out the complete list of nominations now!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 23, 2023
 Les Michaels, a cabaret producer and singer in Palm Springs and Los Angeles who presented an ongoing popular Open Mic Cabaret Series at the Arthur Newman Theatre at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert for many years, passed away unexpectedly on November 3, 2022 of a heart attack.  Les Michaels is survived by his husband, Rick Valencia.
by Kay Kudukis - Jan 23, 2023
Les Michaels, a cabaret producer and singer in Palm Springs and Los Angeles who presented an ongoing popular Open Mic Cabaret Series at the Arthur Newman Theatre at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert for many years, passed away unexpectedly on November 3, 2022 of a heart attack. Les Michaels is survived by his husband, Rick Valencia.
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 21, 2023
The Bronx Opera Company will open its 56th season with the landmark musical LADY IN THE DARK, music by Kurt Weill, lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and book by Moss Hart.  Performances will be on Saturday & Sunday, January 28 & 29 Saturday & Sunday, February 4 & 5.
by Valerie-Jean Miller - Jan 20, 2023
Read BroadwayWorld's review of Donna McKechnie in Take Me To The World: The Songs of Stephen Sondheim at Catalina Jazz Club.
by Michael Major - Jan 19, 2023
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2023
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by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 13, 2023
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by BWW Awards - Jan 12, 2023
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by Michael Major - Jan 11, 2023
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by A.A. Cristi - Jan 10, 2023
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by Barry Lenny - Jan 1, 2023
This is a highly entertaining evening of theatre
by Courtney Castelino - Feb 4, 2023
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by Noah Casner - Feb 3, 2023
From the moment Mandy Patinkin stepped on stage, it was clear that this show was going to be something incredibly special. Met with thunderous entrance applause, Patinkin took a moment to absorb the audience response before promptly turning the applause around and clapping for us, the patrons who were simply excited to be there.
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by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2023
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by A.A. Cristi - Dec 19, 2022
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Applause Frequently Asked Questions

What Tony Awards has Applause been nominated for?
Best Musical , Best Choreography for Ron Field , Best Costume Design for Ray AghayanBest Direction of a Musical for Ron Field and Best Lighting Design for Tharon Musser.

What Tony Awards has Applause won?
Best Musical, Best Choreography for Ron Field and Best Costume Design for Ray Aghayan Best Direction of a Musical for Ron Field Best Lighting Design for Tharon Musser.

What other awards has Applause been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Len Cariou and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bonnie Franklin.

What other awards has Applause won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Len Cariou and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bonnie Franklin.

What awards has Applause been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Len Cariou and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bonnie Franklin.

What awards has Applause won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Len Cariou and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bonnie Franklin.

What productions of Applause have there been?
Applause has had 8 productions including Broadway which opened in 1970, Broadway which opened in 1970, West End which opened in 1972, Off-Off-Broadway which opened in 1982, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1996, US Tour which opened in 1996, Regional (US) which opened in 2005 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2008.

What is the songs are in Applause and what's the order?
Backstage Babble
Think How It's Gonna Be
But Alive
The Best Night of My Life
Who's That Girl
Applause
Montage
Hurry Back
Fasten Your Seat Belts
Welcome to the Theatre
Inner Thoughts
Good Friends
She's No Longer a Gypsy
One of a Kind
One Hallowe'en
Something Greater
It Was Always You
Love Comes First
It's a Hit, It's a Flop
Disco for Margo
Smashing New York Times
Fairfield County
Tell Your Friends
I'm Still Me
God Bless
Nothing Can Get to Me Now
Get Her Away from Me
Loneliest Man in Town
It'll Be Good for Me
She Killed Them!
I Don't Want to Grow Old