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Good News - 1927 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Good News is a musical with a book by Laurence Schwab and B.G. DeSylva, lyrics by DeSylva and Lew Brown, and music by Ray Henderson. The story is set in the Roaring Twenties at Tait College, where football star Tom Marlowe falls in love with studious Connie Lane, who is tutoring him so he can pass astronomy and be eligible to play in the big game.

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by Marina Kennedy - Sep 7, 2022
Here’s some good news from our friends at Ballotin Chocolate Whiskey. The company has launched a new flavor, Chocolate Toffee.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 7, 2022
Baltimore Center Stage (BCS) has announced #OurTownBaltimore, a series of multigenerational artistic events and exciting local partnerships that reflect the vibrancy of Baltimore, intersecting with the company's upcoming staging of Thornton Wilder's Our Town, directed by Stevie Walker-Webb (The Folks at Home), which runs September 15 through October 9, 2022.
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 4, 2022
Angry Orchard is releasing yet another innovation just in time for fall gatherings, Natural Baked Apple Pie Style Hard Cider.
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 4, 2022
Serafina has debuted Serafina in the Sky, a rooftop bar and lounge on the 9th Floor of The Pod Hotel at 400 West 42nd Street. Good news! The venue is just steps away from the theatre district. You’ll love the vibe with its great views of midtown.
by Review Roundups - Sep 26, 2022
The Griswolds' Broadway Vacation celebrated opening night at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre on September 22, 2022, and is now on stage through October 2, 2022. The production stars Hunter Foster as Clark Griswold and Megan Reinking as Ellen Griswold.
by Jay Irwin - Sep 23, 2022
The Griswolds’ have been to Wally World, they’ve visited family for Christmas, and they’ve nearly destroyed Europe on their vacations. And now, they’ve loaded up the Wagon Queen Family Truckster and are hitting Broadway in the new musical at the 5th Avenue Theatre, “The Griswolds’ Broadway Vacation”. Are the Griswolds ready for Broadway? No. And by the Griswolds’ I mean the characters as well as this show. But just like the Griswolds the show does grow and with a little bit of work (or a lot of work) they and it just might make it on the Great White Way.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2022
Santa Monica (September 20, 2022) - The Realm Company founded by bicoastal dancer, choreographer, singer and actor Chasen Greenwood will be performing in the So Cal Ballet Scene this upcoming Saturday, September 24, at the Robert Moore Theater on Arlington Drive in COSTA MESA. Tickets are $25-35.
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 19, 2022
Long Island City is quickly becoming a popular destination for great food and drink and there’s no better example of top-notch dining than Rang, the Indian restaurant recently opened by restaurateur and chef, Abishek Sharma.
by Bobby Patrick - Sep 18, 2022
Bobby really liked this one for more than just its gayness. It comes across as a fun, funny musical theatre hopeful and we do hope its hopes are realized, as we would totally buy that ticket.
by Team BWW - Sep 1, 2022
Good news! The Broadway and national touring companies of Wicked are looking for their new stars. The Telsey Office just announced that they will hold an open call for singers in Atlanta, Georgia on September 22, 2022. Performers of all ethnicities and gender identities are welcome to audition.
by Courtney Castelino - May 29, 2022
Claudia Carroll's The Secrets of Primrose Square is the first show at The Gladstone since the COVID-19 pandemic shuttered it and every other theatre in the city over two years ago. Her fifteenth novel, Carroll's The Secrets of Primrose Square was first published in 2018 and this marks the debut of the author as a playwright.
by Stephen Mosher - May 26, 2022
Joanna Gleason returns to 54 Below with two performances of her much-praised musical memoir OUT OF THE ECLIPSE on May 30th and 31st, with the latter being live streamed. Today, she chats with Broadway World about this show and her other storytelling pursuits.
by Stephi Wild - May 23, 2022
Director of The Royal Ballet Kevin O'Hare announces that William Bracewell and Reece Clarke have been promoted to Principal dancer, the highest rank in the Company, to take effect from the start of the 2022/23 Season.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 23, 2022
The Den Theatre will present comedian, writer and podcaster Hari Kondabolu, performing five stand-up performances June 23 – 25, 2022 on The Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood.
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2022
Underbelly Festival has announced the line-up for London Comedy Allstars at Cavendish Square every Friday night. London Comedy Allstars is your one-stop shop for the biggest laughs, the best location and your new favourite summer night out. Every Friday at 9:30pm until  29th July, Underbelly Summer Festival presents a night of the best comedy talent on offer.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2022
Underbelly Festival in partnership with British Comedy Guide has announced the line-up for London Comedy Allstars at Cavendish Square every Friday night. London Comedy Allstars is your one-stop shop for the biggest laughs, the best location and your new favourite summer night out.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022
Goodspeed Musicals has announced the cast for the world premiere of Anne of Green Gables: A New Musical. Find out who is in the cast and how to get tickets.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022
In the first event of its kind, award-winning author Max Porter is joined by guests Fatima Bhutto, Nina Conti and Roger Robinson with music from rushes/esp, in an ensemble piece fused with image, text, improvised sound and storytelling in response to the country's social, political, environmental, cultural, and emotional state.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022
Aurway will present WHISPERS OF JUBILEE: A Journey to Juneteenth, at various locations around Essex County June 17-19th 2022. 
by Team BWW - Jun 28, 2022
Summer is here and there has never been a better time to revisit Broadway's record-breaking, history-making hits. Which long-running show should you check out this summer? Recap on what's running on Broadway below!
by Jay Irwin - Jun 25, 2022
Dear Readers, if you’re not familiar with the rock musical “Lizzie” with music by Steven Cheslik-deMeyer and Alan Stevens Hewitt and Lyrics by Steven Cheslik-deMeyer and Tim Maner then I pity you. This kick ass, girl power show has one of the most infectious scores that I’ve come across in years. But I can also offer you some good news, as theater company Just Us Girls & Co. have brought this rocking tale to Seattle and just in time it seems. Now some bad news, it’s only running for two weekends, so I implore you to get your tickets now!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2022
On Tuesday, July 12 at 7pm, bestselling author Tom Perrotta visits The Music Hall's Lounge with his new novel, TRACY FLICK CAN'T WIN. The iconic protagonist of Tom Perrotta's Election—played by Reese Witherspoon in the movie adaptation—Tracy Flick is back and, once again, is determined to take high school politics by storm.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2022
When Manchunian Mel goes hunting for fossils along the beach she finds something that changes her life forever.
by - Jun 17, 2022
Today's top stories include a sneak peek presentation of the upcoming Water For Elephants musical, and more! Plus, the Wicked lottery will return in person, The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical comes to the Kennedy Center, and more!
by Team BWW - Jun 16, 2022
Good news! The Broadway blockbuster WICKED has announced that the Live Lottery will return to the Gershwin Theatre for Summer 2022. Broadway’s only in-person lottery will open two and a half hours before each performance begins in the Gershwin Theatre breezeway.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022
North Shore local talent Catherine Alcorn is returning to the stage where it all began in her latest collaboration with comic extraordinaire Phil Scott.
by Gil Kaan - Jun 14, 2022
Already opened at the Ruskin Group Theatre, Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner through July 17, 2022. Lita Gaithers Owens directs the cast of Paul Denk, Lee Garlington, Brad Greenquist, Dan Martin , Mary Pumper, Vickilyn Reynolds, Mouchette van Helsdingen, Vincent Washington and Renn Woods. Lita managed to make some time to answer a few of my inquiries.
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 6, 2022
It’s back!  The summer edition of NYC Restaurant Week starts on July 18th.  This food lovers’ event is in its 30th year. 
by Grace Cutler - Jul 6, 2022
BeachLife Festival, which launched its third successful event May 13-15, 2022, was able to help raise over $120,000 for its local and national nonprofit partners
by Gil Kaan - Jul 5, 2022
The North American tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical has already begun its L.A. premiere at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre June 30, 2022. Tony Award winner Alex Timbers directs this touring cast led by Courtney Reed as Satine and Conor Ryan as Christian. I had the chance to throw out a few questions to Nicci Claspell who plays Arabia (one of the Lady Marmalades).
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2022
The 2022-2023 Festival Season at Alabama Shakespeare Festival will feature six productions illuminating humanity through stories of transformation — effected on and by individuals and the world around them.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 27, 2022
Up in East Harlem, Sybille Bruun and Tyler Moss have formed a family and a mission to bring Shakespeare to anyone who wants it... and so much more.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2022
Has America gone completely off the rails? Is the country on the precipice of a total collapse? Not quite yet, at least not from a psychological perspective, said Dr. Michael Adamse in his new book, Make America Sane Again: A Mental Health Expert Weighs In.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 19, 2022
Tony & Emmy Award Winner Hal Linden (The Rothschilds, Barney Miller) and legendary television star Bernie Kopell (The Love Boat, Get Smart, That Girl) will pair up for the world premiere of the new comedy Two Jews, Talking.
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 19, 2022
Eli Matthewson discusses what happened when he tried to write a show with no gay jokes.
by Michael Major - Jul 19, 2022
This upcoming show will see the multi-platinum-selling musician deliver her signature hot girl summer anthems and A-list collaborations that include Cardi B, Dua Lipa, Beyonce, Shenseea and many more. The announcement also comes after the release of her scorching single, “Plan B.' Earlier this year, Megan teamed up with Dua Lipa for “Sweetest Pie.”
by Roy Berko - Jul 18, 2022
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by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022
Check out the complete list of Emmy nominations, which include Andrew Garfield, Steve Martin, Jodie Comer, Tony Awards Presents: Broadways Back!, Annie LIVE!, Jane Lynch, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Nathan Lane, Rachel Brosnahan, Tony Shalom, Mare Winningham, Laurie Metcalf, Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, and more!
by Jay Irwin - Aug 5, 2022
The juggernaut, the glory, the hot ticket in town has returned. Yes, “Hamilton”, that multiple Tony Award winning phenomenon that’s still a big seller on Broadway has made its way back to Seattle and, good news, you have a bit over a month to catch it. Even better news, they’re doing the lottery for $10 tickets again. And possibly the best news, this production and its cast are fantastic!
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 5, 2022
Mateus, the iconic Portuguese rosé brand, is celebrating 80 years of winemaking. With the release of Mateus Dry Rosé 2021 in its beautifully curvy shaped bottle, people everywhere are embracing the delightful wine.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2022
A stage adaptation written by the man responsible for The IT Crowd, Black Books and Father Ted is coming to Mosman Park's Harbour Theatre. 
by Mark Carnochan - Aug 31, 2022
Emily Wilson finally makes her Edinburgh Fringe debut, bringing with her the ultimate underdog story of X Factor legends AusEm, a tale so epic, so incredible, so unbelievable that it couldn't possibly be told until now.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2022
Multi-award-winning, platinum-selling Matt Dusk will be bringing audiences back to 1960's Las Vegas and one of music's most elegant eras with some of the most recognizable tunes in the American Songbook repertoire. This fall, Dusk will perform in 30 Canadian cities and 7 U.S. cities in the winter of 2023, including Las Vegas.
by Michael Major - Aug 26, 2022
Featuring singles 'Lydia Wears A Cross,' 'I Was Neon,' 'Love, Try Not To Let Go,' and 'Be Careful With Yourself,' PRE PLEASURE sees Jacklin at her most authentic, always willing to mine the depths of her own life experience, and singular in translating it into deeply personal, timeless songs. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!
by Bobby Patrick - Aug 20, 2022
One of the most potent aspects of the 54 Below concert was Gibson taking chances by taking new approaches to her long-standing hits. Beginning the night with just herself performing acoustic arrangements for the first few songs, monkeying with tempos, keys, and chord progressions, her true artist's soul shown through her superb solo musicianship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022
Tilted Axes: Music for Mobile Electric Guitars will open The 2022 Village Trip Festival with a musical procession beginning and ending at St. John's in the Village from 2:30pm to 4:00pm on Saturday, September 10th.
by Michael Major - Aug 2, 2022
With her Australian & New Zealand tour due to kick off next month, global sensation Billie Eilish has confirmed special guests for her highly anticipated Happier Than Ever, The World Tour. This highly anticipated tour will feature Sampa The Great and Dora Jar as they divvy up special guest honours across the tour.
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 11, 2022
Whenever you are downtown, we highly recommend visiting the Soho Diner, located at 320 West Broadway adjacent to the Soho Grand Hotel.
by Guest Blog: Neal Foster - Aug 10, 2022
2022 marks our tenth anniversary of Horrible Histories in the West End, so we decided to celebrate it with Terrible Tudors, which was the first HH production we produced back in 2005.

Good News Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Good News have their been?
Good News has had 7 productions including Broadway which opened in 1927, Broadway which opened in 1927, West End which opened in 1928, Broadway which opened in 1974, Broadway which opened in 1974, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1977 and Off-Off-Broadway which opened in 2005.

What productions of Good News have their been?
Good News has had 7 productions including Broadway which opened in 1927, Broadway which opened in 1927, West End which opened in 1928, Broadway which opened in 1974, Broadway which opened in 1974, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1977 and Off-Off-Broadway which opened in 2005.

What songs are in Good News and what's the order?
A Ladies' Man
Flaming Youth
Happy Days
Just Imagine
The Best Things in Life Are Free
Football Drill
On the Campus
The Varsity Drag
Baby! What?
Today's the Day
Lucky in Love
The Girl of the Pi Beta Phi
In the Meantime
The Tait Song
Good News
Football
I Feel Pessimistic
If You're Not Kissing Me
I'd Like to Make You Happy
The French Lesson
Pass That Peace Pipe
An Easier Way
Together
Never Swat a Fly
Keep Your Sunny Side Up
After Commencement
He's a Man's Man
Button Up Your Overcoat
You're the Cream in My Coffee
I Want to Be Bad
Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries

What is the order of songs in Good News and what's the order?
A Ladies' Man
Flaming Youth
Happy Days
Just Imagine
The Best Things in Life Are Free
Football Drill
On the Campus
The Varsity Drag
Baby! What?
Today's the Day
Lucky in Love
The Girl of the Pi Beta Phi
In the Meantime
The Tait Song
Good News
Football
I Feel Pessimistic
If You're Not Kissing Me
I'd Like to Make You Happy
The French Lesson
Pass That Peace Pipe
An Easier Way
Together
Never Swat a Fly
Keep Your Sunny Side Up
After Commencement
He's a Man's Man
Button Up Your Overcoat
You're the Cream in My Coffee
I Want to Be Bad
Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries

What productions of Good News have there been?
Good News has had 7 productions including Broadway which opened in 1927, Broadway which opened in 1927, West End which opened in 1928, Broadway which opened in 1974, Broadway which opened in 1974, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1977 and Off-Off-Broadway which opened in 2005.