Opened: April 25, 2006
Closing: May 28, 2006

Lestat - 2006 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Curran Theatre
445 Geary St San Francisco, CA 94102

Based on the novels The Vampire Chronicles by Anne Rice

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Wake Up With BroadwayWorld September 1st, 2023 by - Sep 1, 2023

Rise and shine, BroadwayWorld! It is  September 1, 2023 and it's time to catch up on all of the theatrical happenings you may have missed in the last 24 hours.

Broadway and West End Actor Chris Peluso Has Passed Away by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2023

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Broadway and West End stage actor Chris Peluso has died.

Cast Announced for Hunter Foster-Directed MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Ogunquit Playhouse by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 14, 2023

The Music Hall and Ogunquit Playhouse will present Million Dollar Quartet this spring! See who is starring and how to purchase tickets!

Interview: Megan Reinking of BROADWAY ON THE ROCKS at Hyatt Regency Orlando by Joseph Harrison - Feb 28, 2023

A new cabaret series is now underway in Orlando featuring stars from some of Broadway’s most beloved musicals. The series, called “Broadway On the Rocks” will offer it’s next show on Saturday, March 4th at the newly renovated Rocks Lounge at the Hyatt Regency Orlando. During each one-hour show, performers will share songs and stories from their lives on-stage, accompanied by pianist John R. Mason, III. Taking the stage on April 22nd will be Megan Reinking (HAIR, DRACULA THE MUSICAL, HBO’s Boardwalk Empire). I caught up with Megan and talked about her theatrical career, her experience on Broadway, and her thoughts on living in Orlando.

Megan Reinking to Perform at BROADWAY ON THE ROCKS Cabaret Series in March by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 27, 2023

After a sold-out debut performance with the Broadway Bradshaws, Hyatt Regency Orlando’s new Broadway on The Rocks cabaret series continues on Saturday March 4th with stage, film and TV’s Megan Reinking.

Ephraim Sykes, Kate Burton & More Join Adrienne Warren Led ROOM on Broadway; Full Cast Announced! by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2023

The complete cast has been announced for the US premiere of Room on Broadway. As previously announced, the production will star Tony Award winner Adrienne Warren as Ma. See how to purchase tickets!

Meet the Cast of BAD CINDERELLA, Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight! by Stephi Wild - Feb 17, 2023

Performances of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Bad Cinderella begin tonight, Friday, February 17, 2023, at the Imperial Theatre (249 W 45th Street), with Opening Night taking place on Thursday, March 23, 2023. Meet the cast of Bad Cinderella here!

Tony-Winner Nikki M. James, Jenn Colella, Hugh Panaro and More Join Legacy Theatre 2023 Sunday Broadway Concert Series by A.A. Cristi - Feb 6, 2023

Broadway comes to Branford! The full lineup of Broadway stars has been announced for Legacy Theatre's 2023 Sunday Broadway Concert Series - an intimate afternoon concert experience featuring names from the biggest shows on stage - and the impressive slate of performers does not disappoint.



Videos: Hugh Panaro Sings PHANTOM and More at 54 Below Debut by Stephi Wild - Dec 21, 2022

Hugh Panaro made his solo debut at 54 Below in October, treating audiences to songs and stories from the blockbusters he’s known for… and even some shows he wasn’t in! Check out video clips from the concert, featuring numbers from Miss Saigon, Sweeney Todd, and The Phantom of the Opera!

INTO THE WOODS Broadway Production is Coming to the Ahmanson Summer 2023 by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2022

The Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Tony Award-winning triumph, “Into the Woods,” will play a series of exclusive engagements across the U.S. in 2023, including Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles.

Plano Symphony Orchestra Brings the Great White Way to the Eisemann Center by Nicole Rosky - Nov 14, 2022

The Plano Symphony Orchestra continues their 40th Anniversary Season, Celebrating Connections, with Bravo Broadway! on Saturday, November 19 at 8 p.m. at the Eisemann Center.

Plano Symphony Orchestra to Present BRAVO BROADWAY! with Hugh Panaro and More by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 31, 2022

The Plano Symphony Orchestra (PSO) will continue their 40th Anniversary Season, Celebrating Connections, with Bravo Broadway! on Saturday, November 19 at 8 p.m. at the Eisemann Center.

Discover Broadway Costumes By Susan Hilferty and More In Exhibition At McNay Art Museum by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2022

The McNay Art Museum presents Something Wicked | Susan Hilferty Costumes, featuring thirty of the Tony Award-winning artist's costumes—some from the Broadway musical Wicked, and some never seen before.

Meet the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL; Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight! by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2022

A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will begin preview performances tonight, November 2 ahead of a Sunday, December 4 opening night at Broadway's Broadhurst Theatre. Meet the cast here!

Review: HUGH PANARO Blossoms Before 54 Below Audience With Solo Show Debut by Stephen Mosher - Oct 7, 2022

After years of working the musical theater stage, Hugh Panaro tries out the small venue stage, and it's a perfect fit.

See Nikki Renée Daniels, Matt Doyle, Jordan Donica & Melissa Errico in BROADWAY BLOCKBUSTERS at Carnegie Hall by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2022

The New York Pops will be joined by guest artists Nikki Renée Daniels, Jordan Donica, Matt Doyle, and Melissa Errico, as well as Judith Clurman’s Essential Voices USA on Friday, November 18, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall for Broadway Blockbusters.

Meet the Cast of KIMBERLY AKIMBO, Beginning Previews Tonight! by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2022

Kimberly Akimbo begins previews on Broadway tonight, October 12, and officially opens November 10th. Meet the cast bringing this show to the stage here!

See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below This Month by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

This month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a celebration of the Jennas of Waitress and more. See the full month's programming here!

News: Broadway Star Nikki Renée Daniels to Teach Master Class at The Theatre Lab by Elliot Lanes - Sep 27, 2022

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts is thrilled to partner with the American Pops Orchestra to welcome Broadway star Nikki Renée Daniels for a one-time class for all actors and theatre lovers. Ms. Daniels will coach two advanced performers in front of an audience, giving everyone an opportunity to watch, learn, and ask questions about Ms. Daniels phenomenal acting and singing career.

Hugh Panaro Will Make New York City Solo Concert Debut at 54 Below Next Month by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022

Hugh Panaro will be bringing his first-ever New York City solo concert to 54 Below next month. The gifted singer has performed in London’s West End, in Canada and on concert stages across the globe, including touring with Barbra Streisand throughout Europe and, now, he’s bringing it all home to 54 Below.

Meet the Cast of 1776, Beginning Previews Tonight! by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

1776 begins previews on Broadway tonight, Friday, September 16, ahead of its official opening on Thursday, October 6, 2022. This is a limited engagement through Sunday, January 8, 2023 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street).

Will Swenson, Mark Jacoby, Robyn Hurder & More to Lead A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL on Broadway by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

The cast has been announced for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical which will begin preview performances Wednesday, November 2 ahead of a Sunday, December 4 opening night at Broadway's Broadhurst Theatre.

Review: THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA at Nederlander Theatre by Misha Davenport - Aug 8, 2022

What did our critic think of THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA at Nederlander Theatre? Haute mess. Fashion weak. Prêt-à-poor taste. I could go on with the fashion puns all day, but suffice to say THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, the new musical which opened Sunday in not quite ready for the runway in its current state.

Review Roundup: THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA Pre-Broadway Run Opens in Chicago; What Did the Critics Think? by Review Roundups - Aug 8, 2022

The world premiere production of The Devil Wears Prada, The Musical has officially opened in Chicago! The production began performances on July 19th, and celebrated opening night last night, August 7th. Read all of the reviews for The Devil Wears Prada here!

Cast Change Announced For MOSSO's Sondheim Celebration at Symphony Hall by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

MOSSO, the Musicians of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, will celebrate the music of legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim on Thursday, June 23, at 7:30 PM in Springfield Symphony Hall. The Sondheim Celebration, conducted by Tim Stella, will feature Broadway stars Hugh Panaro and Lisa Vroman.

Mosso Celebrates The Broadway Music Of Stephen Sondheim This Month At Symphony Hall by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

MOSSO, the Musicians of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, will celebrate the music of legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim on Thursday, June 23, at 7:30 PM in Springfield Symphony Hall.

Complete Cast Announced For Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Starring Will Swenson 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.

MOSSO Announces Summer Concert Series at Symphony Hall Celebrating Stephen Sondheim and John Williams by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022

MOSSO, the Musicians of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, have announced details of their upcoming summer concerts at Symphony Hall. MOSSO will celebrate the music of Stephen Sondheim and John Williams. These concerts mark the first time in almost twenty years that the musicians of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra have performed summer concerts in Springfield.

The Philly POPS Presents 'S WONDERFUL! 'S GERSHWIN! by A.A. Cristi - Apr 11, 2022

Fan-favorite guest conductor Byron Stripling returns to the POPS with a 's marvelous star-studded array of guest vocalists and musicians, celebrating beloved American music legend George Gershwin in 'S Wonderful 'S Gershwin, May 13–15 at the Kimmel Cultural Campus.

Carolee Carmello and Javier Muñoz to Star in LOS OTROS New York Premiere by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

PREMIERES NYC has announced the expansion of its bi-annual commissioning series INNER VOICES with the New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant). 

Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Will Swenson by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Mar 21, 2022

Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. Today's episode features Broadway's Will Swenson!

Eric Bogosian Joins Cast of ANNE RICE'S INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Eric Bogosian has been cast in Anne Rice’s Interview with the Vampire as “Daniel Molloy,” a journalist nearing the end of his career who’s given a second chance at the interview of a lifetime. Based on Anne Rice’s novel, the series follows Louis de Pointe, Lestat De Lioncourt and Claudia’s epic story of love, blood and the perils of immortality.

Lissa deGuzman, Jennafer Newberry, and More Join the National Tour of WICKED by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

The Broadway sensation WICKED will welcome new cast members to the National Tour beginning performances Tuesday, March 22 at the First Interstate Center for the Arts in Spokane, WA.

Will Swenson Will Lead Neil Diamond Musical A BEAUTIFUL NOISE by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2022

Tony Award nominee Will Swenson will play iconic singer/songwriter Neil Diamond in the Broadway-bound musical A Beautiful Noise.

The Muny Announces Directors, Choreographers & Music Directors for 2022 season by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2022

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for The Muny’s 2022 season, which opens on June 13 with the celebrated return of the 2021 hit that audiences went “Whoopee!” for, the Tony Award-winning Chicago.

What Celebrities Are Making Their Way to Broadway? by Team BWW - Jan 9, 2022

Stars on stage in New York are shining bright as we continually celebrate the experience of live theater. As new shows prepare to head to the great bright way, let’s see which famous Broadway stars, celebrities from film and TV, and more you can see in upcoming shows!

AMC Networks Greenlights ANNE RICE'S MAYFAIR WITCHES by Michael Major - Dec 1, 2021

AMC Networks today announced it has greenlit “Anne Rice’s Mayfair Witches,” a new series based on the “Lives of the Mayfair Witches” trilogy, for AMC+ and AMC. The second series in an expanding Anne Rice universe, “Mayfair” will follow “Anne Rice’s Interview with the Vampire” with a late 2022 premiere. The first season will include eight episodes.

Palm Springs Art Museum Announces CABARET 88 Performers by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2021

Palm Springs Art Museum has announced that the popular performance series Cabaret 88 will be returning to the Annenberg Theater starting in January 2022. Four Broadway headliners-including three Tony Award winners-will perform three nights each between January and April.

Sharon Playhouse Welcomes Broadway Star Hugh Panaro for One Night Only Cabaret by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2021

Broadway leading man Hugh Panaro (Phantom Of The Opera, Show Boat, Lestat, Side Show) will appear on Friday night August 4th in a one performance only concert on the Patio Cabaret Stage at the Sharon Playhouse in Sharon, CT.

AMC Greenlights INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE Series by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 24, 2021

Rolin Jones (“Perry Mason,” “Friday Night Lights”), who also has an overall development deal with AMC Studios, is creator, showrunner and executive producer of “Interview.”

Will Swenson Joins the Cast of Netflix Vampire Series FIRST KILL by Stephi Wild - May 30, 2021

Broadway's Will Swenson has been cast in the upcoming Netflix+ vampire series, First Kill. Written by Felicia D. Henderson and best-selling author Victoria “V. E.” Schwab, First Kill is based on a short story by Schwab.

MusicalWriters.com Hosts TECH WEEK: Specialized Classes on Industry Standard Script-Writing, Notation znd Music Production Software by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2021

CEO Holly Reed of MusicalWriters.com is proud to announce Tech Week! Learn the basics as well as advanced tips and tricks in industry-standard music notation, script writing and music production software.

Podcast Exclusive: THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN SEALES Presents Carolee Carmello by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2020

Carolee Carmello thought theater was something she just needed to get out of her system, but many years and a successful career later this performer opens up about pursuing your dreams to avoid regret, and participating in the new virtual era theater finds itself in.

VIDEO: Join Nikki Renee Daniels at Her Upcoming Birdland Jazz Concert! by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 17, 2020

Watch this special message from Nikki Renee Daniels, inviting you to join her for her Birdland concert premiering November 19 at 7pm ET! Get your tickets today!

Nikki Renee Daniels Talks About Her Upcoming Radio Free Birdland Concert and More on Backstage LIVE With Richard Ridge by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge is keeping up with all of your favorite stars' latest projects on Backstage Live, bringing you in-depth interviews twice weekly. On November 13, he chatted with the wonderful Nikki Renée Daniels, who will perform a very special concert next week, November 19 (7pm), as a part of the Radio Free Birdland series.

VIDEO:Nikki Renée Daniels Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Nov 13, 2020

Tune in right here as he chats with the wonderful Nikki Renée Daniels, who will perform a very special concert tonight, November 19 (7pm), as a part of the Radio Free Birdland series.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 1- Happy Birthday, Carolee Carmello! by Stage Tube - Sep 1, 2020

Today we're wishing a very Happy Birthday to the great Carolee Carmello!

Wake Up With BWW 9/1: Get a Look at THE PROM Film Cast on Set, and More! by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2020

Today's top stories: check out a behind the scenes photo from The Prom film, learn about the upcoming Stephen Schwartz documentary, and more!

Carolee Carmello Talks About HELLO, DOLLY!, New Digital Musical A KILLER PARTY, and More on Backstage LIVE With Richard Ridge by Stephi Wild - Aug 27, 2020

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Yesterday, August 26, he chatted with the incomparable Carolee Carmello!


From the Dead
Beautiful Boy
In Paris
The Thirst
Right Before My Eyes
Make Me As You Are
To Live Like This
Morality Play
The Crimson Kiss
Welcome to the New World
Embrace It
I Want More
I'll Never Have That Chance
Sail Me Away
To Kill Your Kind
After All This Time
Wolf Killer
Nothing Here
Among the Dead
Main Theme
The Origin of the Species
Lestat has had 3 productions including New York which opened in 2003, Broadway which opened in 2006 and Broadway which opened in 2006.
Lestat has been nominated for the Tony Award for Best Costume Design of a Musical, with the nomination going to Susan Hilferty.



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