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Closer - 1999 - Broadway

Four lives intertwine over the course of four and a half years in this densely plotted, stinging look at modern love and betrayal. Love and sex are like politics: it’s not what you say that matters, still less what you mean, but what you do.


Music Box Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
239 West 45th St.
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2021
Author D. D. Larsen has announced the release of her new paranormal romance novel, Destiny. This is book one in the Academy Series. Book two, Journey is scheduled for release in July 2021.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
The Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago will return to the Broadway stage on Tuesday, September 14.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
The new musical adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's infamous literary classic, Lady Chatterley's Lover, will come to the West End for a strictly limited run this summer.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
On Saturday, May 22nd at 7:00pm EST, Play-PerView will live stream AYA or Dear Lover by Fernanda Coppel (King Liz, “How To Get Away With Murder”).  Directed by Estefania Fadul, this production will feature Raul Castillo (“Looking,” “Atypical”), Tina Huang (“Rizzoli & Isles,” “Arrow”), and Roxana Ortega (“The Casagrandes,” “American Vandal”). 
by TV News Desk - May 7, 2021
'Asian Voices' will air across linear in the following markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Houston, Raleigh-Durham and Fresno, as well as on the stations' 32 connected TV apps on streaming platforms Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV and Roku.   
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
On Friday, June 18, 2021, Orchid Classics will release Chopin: In My Voice, the debut album of 2020 National Chopin Piano Competition top prize-winner Chelsea Guo. Chopin: In My Voice celebrates Guo's rare dual gifts, performing simultaneously as a pianist and soprano, in works that show all facets of Frédéric Chopin's compositional style.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
Inheritance the second full length album by Venezuelan-born, New York-based violinist and composer Alí Bello was released today, May 7, 2021 on Tiger Turn.
by TV News Desk - May 6, 2021
Then late in 2020 amidst the pandemic, she released the sexy and striking video for her well received Spotify playlist favorite hit 'Nunca' - which has surpassed 250,000 views - resulting in this Record Deal with Soho Johnny and Tribeca Records.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
As orchestras emerge from the pandemic and lean into recovery, the League of American Orchestras' 76th National Conference, Embracing a Changed World, will tackle the big questions about the future through new perspectives, actionable content, and provocative discussion.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
San Francisco Playhouse  announced its return to in-person performances with fully staged productions of Hold These Truths by Jeanne Sakata, The Song of Summer by Lauren Yee, and Starting Here, Starting Now by Richard Maltby, Jr. and David Shire. All three productions will also be available as on-demand video streams for audiences to enjoy at home.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
Boston Children's Chorus will present the culminating streaming concert of the season, 'Lift Every Voice: At the Table' on May 30, 2021 at 4pm ET in conjunction with a pre-show singer-moderated interview, 'Belonging in America,' focusing on race, immigration and identity at 3:30pm ET.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
1st Stage has announced a brand-new web series, Duck Harbor, the clever, humorous, and heartwarming story of long-distance love in later life.
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2021
Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival has announced the full program for its 25th edition of the city-wide event. Every year, CONTACT enlivens greater Toronto with photo-based exhibitions and outdoor installations by Canadian and international artists.
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2021
Closer Than Ever will star X Factor winner Dalton Harris, alongside musical theatre icons Lee Mead (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat; Wicked), Kerry Ellis (Wicked; We Will Rock You) and Grace Mouat (Six; & Juliet). The film will be available to stream worldwide this September.
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2021
Actors’ Equity Association has released a statement in response to the announcement that Broadway will start selling tickets for Fall 2021 performances. “Today’s news means we are one step closer to the safe reopening of not just Broadway, but jobs for thousands of workers in the New York area,” said Mary McColl.
by TV News Desk - May 5, 2021
Tickets for the music festival went on sale earlier today at 10:00 am CT but in less than 60 minutes, the entire weekend event was sold out without a music performance lineup attached.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
Following its critically acclaimed sell-out premiere at Liverpool Theatre Festival in September, Swan Song, a revised comedy by acclaimed playwright Jonathan Harvey, is heading out on a northern tour in July following its rescheduled February dates due to lockdown.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
Birmingham Hippodrome have announced three new productions for this Autumn with the ever-popular drag superstar Ceri Dupree's A Star Is Torn!!! (11 Sep), family favourite What the Ladybird Heard (16-18 Sep) and the smash-hit West End comedy, The Play That Goes Wrong (26-30 Oct).
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2021
'We had our final push of creative energy with 'Dried Up River,' a song we produced ourselves here in Nashville with our good friend Tyler James,' says the band.
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2021
The nominees were chosen by a unanimous vote of 19 jurors from over 1,300 entries from television, podcasts/radio and the web in entertainment, news, documentary, arts, children’s/youth, public service and multimedia programming.
by TV Scoop - May 4, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of REBEL and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Thursday, May 20, 2021!
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
Ex-military operative Lottie Nightshade is enjoying civilian life helping her widowed sister raise three teenagers. When a last-minute job interview turns out to be blackmail, her peaceful days are over. Lottie is given two choices, and the least deplorable of them is doing wetwork for an eccentric millionaire.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
After more than a year without in-person performances.  Circuit Playhouse, Inc., the organization that includes The Circuit Playhouse, TheatreWorks @ the Square, and Playhouse on the Square has announced the return to in-person live professional theatre for its 53rd season.
by Team BWW - May 4, 2021
Contest ends Friday, May 7 at midnight. The winner will be contacted on Friday, May 15th, by 6 PM ET.
by E.H. Reiter - May 4, 2021
JUKEBOX HERO is the new fun and frothy concert fundraiser streaming from San Diego Musical theatre.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2021
Today's Theater Stories features the Hudson Theatre! Learn about shows to have graced the stage of the theatre including Sunday in the Park With George, Head Over Heels, Burn This, American Utopia and more!
by Jade Kops - May 2, 2021
Captivating, heartwarming and heartbreaking, Jeanine Tesori (Music) and Lisa Kron’s (Book and Lyrics) adaptation of Alison Bechdel’s graphic memoir FUN HOME has finally opened in Sydney after a pandemic induced delay
by TV Scoop - May 17, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on the Series Premiere of CRIME SCENE KITCHEN and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Wednesday, May 26, 2021!
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2021
Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 15-16, 2021.
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2021
The New York Polish Film Festival will present its 16th annual showcase of Poland's most riveting cinema including lauded festival highlights and several New York premieres. On May 26th, the NYPFF will present Poland's 2021 Academy Award submission NEVER GONNA SNOW AGAIN as an opening night selection.
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2021
Recorded prior to the pandemic, the album recording session took place at Edwyn Collins’ Helmsdale studio on the Sutherland coast, with De Vries and Gray finessing the mix throughout lockdown.
by TV News Desk - May 13, 2021
Saturday 28th August 2021 kicks off with multi-disciplinary artist and Aphex Twin protege, Afrodeutsche, who will be spreading her vast roots and influences across Tobacco Dock.
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2021
An Up-Close, Life-Sized, Never-Before-Seen Perspective. Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Exhibition is coming to Chicago at Oakbrook Center, 2120 Oakbrook Center running Wednesday to Sunday beginning May 19th through August 15th.
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2021
The eleven-track endeavor was recorded by the band at Rialto Row in Charleston, SC by producer Preston Dunnavant and was mastered by Matt Garber at For The Record Mastering. The album gained attention from sites such as NPR, American Songwriter, Under The Radar, The Alternative, and many others.
by Debbie Hall - May 11, 2021
People who love Broadway also love baseball. While the Las Vegas Ballpark has not scheduled any performances, The Las Vegas Aviators, Triple-A baseball affiliate of the Oakland Athletics (Oakland A’s), will be playing on May 6 with the launch of LuvSeats in-game seat exchange.
by Neil Shurley - May 11, 2021
'The shows feature the music our audiences have come to love, but with a personal artistic twist.'
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
Broadway, film, television and cabaret artist, Sally Mayes Will Perform Two Shows at Bucks County Playhouse as part of recently announced Broadway Spotlight Concert Series.
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2021
Newport Folk may not look the same, but it will feel the same. This year’s event will have a 50% reduction in capacity and take place across two main stages, and thus it will be configured as two 3-Day events (instead of one) taking place July 23-25 and July 26-28.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
The Public Theater announced today the New York premiere of A THOUSAND WAYS (PART TWO): AN ENCOUNTER, inviting audiences to take part—in-person—in the continuation of this acclaimed work from 600 HIGHWAYMEN (Abigail Browde and Michael Silverstone).
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
New West Symphony (NWS), with Grammy-winning conductor Michael Christie as Artistic and Music Director, continues its 2020-21 groundbreaking and reimagined season of “Global Sounds, Local Cultures” with A Tour of Mexico.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
The Joffrey Ballet has announced the establishment of new studio space and training facilities at 1920 South Wabash Avenue (formerly the Chicago Dance Academy studios), expanding the Joffrey's reach to the South Loop and beyond, and marking a major step towards the completion of the organization's five-year “Joffrey for All” strategic plan.
by Stephen Mosher - May 10, 2021
Bistro and MAC-award winner Dawn Derow is debuting her latest cabaret performance, GYPSY IN MY SOUL: Dawn Derow Sings Eydie Gormé on Sunday, May 23rd at The Bijou Theatre.
by Adrienne Proctor - May 10, 2021
3rd Act Theatre Company closes their excellent second season with HEARTBREAK HOUSE. This comical farce from 1920 follows the eccentric Shotover family in an impromptu dinner party in Sussex, at the dawn of World War I. These vapid and self-centered characters are fun to watch on stage. The superb cast banters and incites laughs through Act III.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2021
New York City director, actor and writer Evan Edwards will direct Provincetown playwright Patrick Riviere's One-Act play The Days After presented on Zoom on May 14th.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2021
Today, Genesis announced their highly anticipated return to North America for the first time in 14 years with The Last Domino? tour dates that will have Tony Banks, Phil Collins, and Mike Rutherford, playing major cities across the U.S. and Canada this November and December 2021.
by E.H. Reiter - May 1, 2021
DRY POWDER by Backyard Renaissance and streaming through May 2nd is a fast-paced and cutting play about a private equity firm, acquiring a luggage company - it's not as dry as it may sound and offers a few fireworks along the way. 
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Texas-born, GRAMMY Award-nominated, and multi-platinum hip-hop artist Travis Scott is proud to announce that his Astroworld Festival will officially return this coming fall on Friday, November 5 and Saturday, November 6 at NRG Park in Houston, Texas.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Bring the family to see these classics the way they were meant to be seen – on the big screen!  In addition, these classics will each be accompanied by exclusive commentary from TCM hosts who will provide insight, background and more, making these events that movie lovers won't want to miss.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
The fundraiser raised over $452,000 to date --- making this a record breaking event as the highest-grossing gala in the history of George Street Playhouse.  
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Processing the trauma caused by COVID-19 is bringing increased awareness to the importance of mental health care. In the past pandemic year, Jewish Family Services (JFS) has seen a 50 percent increase in the number of counseling sessions. JFS has responded by by providing more resources and information with a focus on preventive initiatives.