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Eugene O'Neill Theatre (Broadway)


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(New York, NY)
230 West 49th St.
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by BWW Prompts - Sep 25, 2020
Today we asked our readers for their favorite Broadway costumes!
by Behind the Curtain - Sep 24, 2018
Sit down, John... because Michael McCormick, one of Broadway's busiest character actors, sits down with Rob and Kevin to look back on a career that has had him appear in such musicals as Oliver, La Bete, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, 1776, Kiss Me Kate, Marie Christine, Gypsy, Curtains, Hello, Dolly and many more!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 15, 2020
Deadline reports that David Hyde Pierce has replaced actor Tom Hollander in the upcoming HBO Max Julia Child drama series.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2018
You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land of imagination. Next stop, The Twilight Zone.
by Julie Musbach - Oct 11, 2018
A young woman in despair returns to Rome with little more than her suitcase - and a dark secret. Vulnerable and with a past, she encounters several men who push her to edge. Luigi Pirandello and his 'Naked' heroine open up the debate about gender power dynamics amidst the powerful social and cultural mores with which the characters must contend.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 26, 2019
Activist, host and performer Frankie Grande will return for the third year as star host of the 'Live From the Red Carpet' livestream at the 7th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) Awards. The Red Carpet show will stream on local706.org/live-red-carpet on Saturday, January 11, beginning at 5 PM PT/ 8PM EST live from The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. LIVE and is co-produced by IngleDodd Media and Honeysweet Creative.
by Julie Musbach - Nov 20, 2018
Milwaukee Repertory Theater is pleased to announce the complete cast and creative team for the Midwest premiere of Junk by Milwaukee native and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar. Since its Broadway premiere at Lincoln Center last year, Ayad Akhtar along with Artistic Director Mark Clements have continued to hone Junk to bring Milwaukee audiences a new, two hour no intermission riveting story set in the financial world of the 1980s.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 14, 2019
Syracuse Stage rings in the holiday season with the family musical a?oeDisney's Beauty and the Beast,a?? directed by Donna Drake and choreographed by Anthony Salatino with musical direction by Brian Cimmet. Preview performances begin Nov. 22. Opening night is Nov. 29, with performances scheduled through Jan. 5. Excellent seats remain for many performances and are available through the Box Office (315-443-3275) and at www.SyracuseStage.org.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2021
NY State Senator Brad Hoylman, who is currently running to be the next Manhattan Borough President, has a long history supporting the performing arts and cultural institutions in New York City. André De Shields, Judy Kuhn, Liz Calloway, Ryann Redmond, Telly Lueng, Seth Rudetsky, and more have come together signing a letter of endorsement.
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022
At last night's Met Gala, Lin-Manuel Miranda revealed that he is teaming up with Andrew Lloyd Webber for a new project this summer. The pair will work together on something for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, set to take place in June.
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022
Meet the complete cast for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical, as rehearsals began in New York ahead of the musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement this summer at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theatre.
by Macon Prickett - Mar 9, 2018
According to Entertainment Weekly, Alan Cumming has revealed he will guest star on the upcoming season of BBC hit series DOCTOR WHO. The Broadway/TV star will play King James I alongside Jodie Whittaker's Doctor. 
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 30, 2022
Quantum Theatre, in collaboration with Chatham Baroque and supported by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, will present Idaspe by Riccardo Broschi at the Byham Theater October 7–15, 2022 in its first full production since 1730.
by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2018
Feel the Love. Jerry Mayer's critically acclaimed, award-winning romantic 'A Love Affair' extends at Santa Monica Playhouse through Saturday, April 29, 2018. Featuring Playhouse Co-Artistic Directors Evelyn Rudie (TV's Eloise, Playhouse 90, A Touch of Love, Audition: The Musical!) and Chris DeCarlo (Author! Author! an evening with Sholom Aleichem, Moliere's The Fools, Aspirin & ELEPHANTS) as the mature Alice and Jimmy, and Andrea Adnoff (Sunday on the Rocks, Pasadena Playhouse; The Lucky 6; Legend of Woodview Road), and Jacob Cooper (We Are Marshall - Warner Bros; Clybourne Park; La Bete) as their younger-selves joined by Rachel Galper (Turning Thirty, A DeLUSIONAL Affair, How to Love a Republican). This production is part of the Playhouse Jerry-Mayer-A-Thon celebrating Mayer's 30 years of play writing.
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2018
The new production of Puccini's TOSCA will be a reconstruction of the original production from Rome in 1900, conducted by the Israeli Opera's master-conductor - Maestro Daniel Oren, who is also conducting the production of Verdi's UN BALLO IN MASCHERA. Verdi's colourful opera - UN BALLO IN MASCHERA will be directed by world renowned Mical Znaniecki and conducted by Daniel Oren. 
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2022
Special to the evening will be the San Francisco debut performance of critically acclaimed opera singer and finalist on NBC television’s hit show The Voice, countertenor John Holiday, in a spectacular musical program spanning opera to pop, including the artist’s heartfelt interpretation of Harold Arlen’s immortal “Over the Rainbow.” Kevin Korth will be Holiday’s musical collaborator.
by Macon Prickett - Mar 14, 2018
Alan Cumming talks about Instinct and how proud he is to play the first openly gay lead character on a network television drama series.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2018
Andrew Lloyd Webber has today announced that the New London Theatre is to be renamed in honour of the trailblazing choreographer Dame Gillian Lynne. The theatre will be formally recognized as the Gillian Lynne Theatre later this year and will be the first West End theatre to be named after a woman.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2022
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Antonio Banderas have announced the creation of a new joint venture, Amigos Para Siempre (APS)! APS will have the rights to Spanish language versions of Andrew’s iconic musical hits.   
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 26, 2018
New Jersey Repertory Company, located at 179 Broadway in Long Branch, is proud to present the premiere of Fern Hill by Michael Tucker (L.A. Law, Radio Days), from August 9 through September 9, 2018.
by Isabella Perrone - Jun 2, 2018
What happens when a street performer is thrown into a court theatre troupe? In Soulpepper's production of the 1991 David Hirson play, the result includes a lot of body humour, monologuing, and deeper-than-expected political commentary.
by Macon Prickett - Jun 13, 2018
The Television Academy has announced 155 nominations in 47 categories for the 70th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards. Composer Lisa Bielawa and director Charles Otte are nominees for their work on VIREO: The Spiritual Biography of a Witch's Accuser, the first episodic made-for-TV & online opera. Bielawa is nominated in the Creative Technical Crafts – Composer category and Otte's nomination is forOutstanding Director – Programming.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2018
Drury Lane Theatre announces casting for its sultry summer drama, Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Tony nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge (2009 Broadway revival of Ragtime, Drury Lane's Smokey Joe's Cafe). Cat on a Hot Tin Roof runs July 5 - August 26, 2018, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening is scheduled for Thursday, July 12 at 8:00 p.m.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 12, 2018
Drury Lane Theatre announces casting for its sultry summer drama, Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Tony nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge (2009 Broadway revival of Ragtime, Drury Lane's Smokey Joe's Cafe). Cat on a Hot Tin Roof runs July 5 - August 26, 2018, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening is scheduled for Thursday, July 12 at 8:00 p.m.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018
Drury Lane Theatre announces casting for its sultry summer drama, Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Tony nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge (2009 Broadway revival of Ragtime, Drury Lane's Smokey Joe's Cafe). Cat on a Hot Tin Roof runs July 5 - August 26, 2018, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening is scheduled for Today, July 12 at 8:00 p.m.
by Julie Musbach - Jan 8, 2019
THE GREEN ROOM 42 Broadway's newest intimate concert venue welcomes back Frankie Grande, who recently appeared at the club for two sold-out runs of Titanique, with his solo concert Livin' the Vida Grande for two shows on Friday, January 25 and Saturday, January 26 at 9:30 PM.
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 8, 2018
Below, check out first look images at the new CBS drama INSTINCT, starring Alan Cumming as a former CIA operative who is lured back to his old life when the NYPD needs his help to stop a serial killer.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 30, 2019
TV personality, actor and singer FRANKIE J. GRANDE will return as star host of the “Live From the Red Carpet” livestream at the 6th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) Awards. The Red Carpet show will stream on local706.org/live-red-carpet on Saturday, February 16th beginning at 5:15 pm PT/ 8:15 pm ET live from the Novo by Microsoft at LA Live and is co-produced by IngleDodd Media and Honeysweet Creative.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2019
Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres Robert Hastie today announces the full casts for the debbie tucker green's hang; and the world premiere of his production of the new musical Standing at the Sky's Edge with music and lyrics by Richard Hawley and book by Chris Bush.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2021
Today's top stories: BroadwayWorld teams up with Broadway Licensing, The Broadway League offers Biden help with vaccination efforts, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2020
Today's top stories: Kevin Chamberlin has joined the cast of the upcoming film adaptation of The Prom, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019
THE GREEN ROOM 42 Broadway's newest intimate concert venue welcomes back Frankie Grande, who recently appeared at the club for two sold-out runs of Titanique, with his solo concert Livin' the Vida Grande for two shows today, January 25 and Saturday, January 26 at 9:30 PM.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019
THE GREEN ROOM 42 - Broadway's newest intimate concert venue - welcomes back Frankie Grande, who recently appeared at the club for two sold-out runs ofTitanique, with his solo concert 'Livin' the Vida Grande' for two shows on Today, January 25 and Saturday, January 26 at 9:30 PM. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 23, 2019
THE GREEN ROOM 42 - Broadway's newest intimate concert venue - welcomes back Frankie Grande, who recently appeared at the club for two sold-out runs ofTitanique, with his solo concert 'Livin' the Vida Grande' for two shows on Friday, January 25 and Saturday, January 26 at 9:30 PM. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 23, 2018
In association with the Playwrights' Center of Minneapolis and Atlanta's Working Title Playwrights, Synchronicity Theatre will present SheWrites, a national playwriting competition for women, February 12 23, 2018 at Synchronicity Theatre in Atlanta. The plays that will be workshopped this year are Medica by Daryl Lisa Fazio, Romeo & Naomi Ramirez by Kathryn Walat, and Hands of Color by Kimberly Monks. Tickets to public readings are free, but reservations are required. For more information, please visit synchrotheatre.com or call 404-484-8636.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2018
The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica and Bated Breath present the U.S. Premiere of Shakespeare his wife and the dog by Philip Whitchurch, featuring its originating cast: Whitchurch as Shakespeare and Sally Edwards as Anne Hathaway, and directed as it was in the U.K. by Julia St John, for twelve performances only, January 18 through 28 with a press opening on January 19.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 16, 2019
Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Junk, the hit Broadway play by Milwaukee native and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar in the Quadracci Powerhouse now through February 17, 2019.  Since its Broadway premiere at Lincoln Center last year, Ayad Akhtar along with Artistic Director Mark Clements have continued to hone Junk to bring Milwaukee audiences a new, two hour no intermission riveting story set in the financial world of the 1980s.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 16, 2019
Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Junk, the hit Broadway play by Milwaukee native and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar in the Quadracci Powerhouse now through February 17, 2019.  Since its Broadway premiere at Lincoln Center last year, Ayad Akhtar along with Artistic Director Mark Clements have continued to hone Junk to bring Milwaukee audiences a new, two hour no intermission riveting story set in the financial world of the 1980s.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 20, 2018
Live at Chelsea are pleased to present a musical celebration of Andrew Lloyd Webber at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, as part of the ongoing celebrations for his 70th birthday this year.
by Macon Prickett - Feb 15, 2018
For the first time, the annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) Awards Red Carpet will be live-streamed from LA Live's Novo Theater on Saturday, February 24th beginning at 5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET. Hosted by TV personality, actor and singer FRANKIE J. GRANDE, the MUAHS Awards “Live From the Red Carpet” Live Stream is co-produced byIngleDodd Media, Honeysweet Creative, and American Cinematheque.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 7, 2017
The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica and Bated Breath present the U.S. Premiere of Shakespeare his wife and the dog by Philip Whitchurch, featuring its originating cast: Whitchurch as Shakespeare and Sally Edwards as Anne Hathaway, and directed as it was in the U.K. by Julia St John, for twelve performances only, January 18 through 28 with a press opening on January 19.
by Meet the Cast - Dec 17, 2017
The critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, starring three-time Tony Award-winner (Twelfth Night, Jerusalem, Boeing-Boeing) and Academy Award-winner (Bridge of Spies) Mark Rylance, opens tonight, December 17, 2017 at Broadway's Belasco Theatre (111 West 44th Street). The production plays a strictly limited engagement for 16 weeks only through Sunday, March 25, 2018. Scroll down to learn more about the company, plus watch a trailer for the show!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 12, 2019
This winter, USA Network will unveil a night of murder, mystery and manipulation. On February 6, the close-ended 10-episode anthology series BRIARPATCH -- starring Rosario Dawson -- debuts at 10/9c. Leading the night is the return of the limited series, THE SINNER, starring Bill Pullman, Matt Bomer and Chris Messina, which returns at 9/8c for a new 8-episode chapter.
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 12, 2017
Andrew Lloyd Webber introduces and discusses his new memoir, Unmasked, in this exclusive literary event on Monday, March 5, at The Town Hall. Joining Andrew Lloyd Webber in conversation is award-winning actress Glenn Close who will serve as a special guest host for the evening.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2019
January events has been announced at Irvine Barclay Theatre. See full details below!
by Julie Musbach - Aug 31, 2018
Roundabout Theatre Company's premiere of Theresa Rebeck's Bernhardt/Hamlet begins previews today. Get to know the cast as they begin Broadway performances!
by Tori Hartshorn - Aug 28, 2018
Rave Reviews, the innovative site that publishes entertaining guides and rankings based on advanced data-driven analysis, has published its ranking of the '50 Most Beautiful Movies.' The ranking is available here!
by Julie Musbach - Aug 16, 2018
The Trap Door Theatre presents Naked written by Luigi Pirandello, translated by Nina Da Vinci Nichols, directed by Kay Martinovich.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 6, 2021
The Arden Theatre Company in Philadelphia will present Nilaja Sun’s Obie Award Winning play NO CHILD… This new digital production, a one-person exploration of the New York City public school system through the lens of a teaching artist, features Philadelphia performer Taysha Marie Canales.  Directed by Justin Jain, NO CHILD...will run April 27 through May 9, 2021 on the Arden’s digital stage.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2022
Second Thought Theatre has announced their full production of Dry Powder. After a brief, COVID-related slowdown, Dry Powder will serve as the opening production of the 2022 season.

La Bete Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of La Bete have their been?
La Bete has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 1991, West End which opened in 2010 and Broadway which opened in 2010.

What Tony Awards has La Bete been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Play for Richard JonesBest Lighting Design for Jennifer Tipton and Best Scenic Design for Richard Hudson.

What other awards has La Bete been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Jones, Outstanding New Play (Drama Desk Awards) for David Hirson, Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson, Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tom McGowanBest Director (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Richard Jones and Scenic and Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Richard Hudson.

What other awards has La Bete won?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson and Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Jones Outstanding New Play (Drama Desk Awards) for David Hirson Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tom McGowan Best Director (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Richard Jones Scenic and Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Richard Hudson.

What productions of La Bete have their been?
La Bete has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 1991, West End which opened in 2010 and Broadway which opened in 2010.

What awards has La Bete been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Jones, Outstanding New Play (Drama Desk Awards) for David Hirson, Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson, Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tom McGowanBest Director (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Richard Jones and Scenic and Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Richard Hudson.

What awards has La Bete won?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson and Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Jones Outstanding New Play (Drama Desk Awards) for David Hirson Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Richard Hudson Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tom McGowan Best Director (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Richard Jones Scenic and Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Richard Hudson.