Theatre Information

Longacre Theatre (New York, NY)
220 West 48th Street

Get Show News + Discounts



David Buchbinder's ODESSA/HAVANA Set for Skirball's Sunset Concerts Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

David Buchbinder's Odessa/Havana continues the twenty-first season of Sunset Concerts at the Skirball Cultural Center, on Thursday, August 24, at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: Something New Is Happening in Oz- Meet the New Cast of WICKED on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

The Broadway blockbuster Wicked just welcomed new cast members to the Gershwin Theatre last week. Jackie Burns makes her long-awaited return to the Gershwin Theatre and the role of Elphaba for the first time since 2013, having recently concluded her starring run in the national tour of If/Then, of which she was also an original Broadway company member. She also played the role of Elphaba on the national tour of Wicked, where her performance received an Irene Award nomination. (more...)

Sydney Lucas and More Join 'A Kids' Eye-View of Fun Home' Panel at BroadwayCon
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

BroadwayCon's star-studded lineup continues to grow, including ten of the young actors who starred in Fun Home. (more...)

Blues Rap Duo Nowelo Celebrates the New 'Passing Days' Single
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

Blues Rap duo NOWELO (pronounced no-VEH-lo) is releasing their new single “PASSING DAYS” featuring ANN HOKU LYN on August 18th, and celebrating with a release party featuring a nine-piece band presented by KONA WINE MARKET at The Edible World on August 26th, 2017. (more...)

Critic's Choice: What's Playing in Tennessee? Nashville Theater Calendar for August 9
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 9, 2017

Feeling the urge to let your imagination run wild, your spirit to soar or to just leave the world in which you live and go on an adventure? Sounds like a trip to the theater is in order! Luckily, companies all over the Volunteer State have been hard at work, creating new productions to transform and to transport, shows that will entertain you this summer. That's where THE NASHVILLE THEATER CALENDAR comes in handy: Peruse our listings every week to find out what shows you should see! (more...)

Casa Manana to Present JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Casa Mañana Theatre kicks off its 2017-18 Broadway Season presented by Frank Kent Cadillac with Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, September 9-17. Tickets are on sale now. (more...)

THE SECRET GARDEN Set to Open at Towne Centre Theatre Friday
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 8, 2017

The musical theater version of Frances Hodgson Burnett's The Secret Garden opens this Friday night at Brentwood's Towne Centre Theatre in a new production directed by First Night Star Award winner Tim Larson. The Secret Garden features a book by Marsha Norman, with music by Lucy Simon. (more...)

WGN America Shares First Look at Thrilling 2018 'Prime Crime' Programming Slate
by TV News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

On the heels of the network's recent pickup of the Anna Paquin-led drama series 'Bellevue,' WGN America announced today that it has secured the U.S. rights to three additional thrilling crime series (more...)

Carnegie Hall 2017—2018 Season to Include Pop, World Music, and Jazz
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Carnegie Hall's 2017-2018 season is around the corner, and we are looking forward to a variety of exceptional programming and exciting new projects. Listed below are jazz, pop, and world music highlights for the coming season. (more...)

El Teatro Musical que viene: Temporada 2017/18
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Aug 7, 2017

Repasamos los espectaculos que llenaran las carteleras en Madrid, Barcelona y giras en la nueva temporada. (more...)

Scoop: AMERICAN GRIT on FOX - Saturday, August 12, 2017
by - Aug 7, 2017

Get all the scoop on AMERICAN GRIT, airing on FOX on Saturday, August 12, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Wednesday, August 23, 2017
by TV Scoop - Aug 7, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, August 23, 2017! (more...)

David Shannon, Gina Beck, Tom Edden, and Marianne Benedict Join MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

The Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical has announced its new adult cast with David Shannon playing Miss Trunchbull alongside Gina Beck as Miss Honey and Tom Edden and Marianne Benedict as Mr and Mrs Wormwood. The multi award-winning production is currently playing its sixth year in the West End and is booking until 27 May 2018. (more...)

Photo Flash: John Doyle Directs AS YOU LIKE IT at Bay Street Theater Starring Ellen Burstyn, Andre De Shields, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

Bay Street Theater has announced their take on AS YOU LIKE IT, by William Shakespeare, directed by Tony Award winner John Doyle, with original music by Stephen Schwartz, will run from August 8 - September 3. For tickets call the Box Office at 631-725-9500 11 am - show time daily or purchase online at www.baystreet.org. (more...)

49th NAACP Image Awards to Be Telecast Live MLK Day, January 15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and TV One, a television network dedicated to the best of black culture and entertainment, today announced that the 49th NAACP Image Awards will be nationally telecast live on TV One on Monday, January 15, 2018, the federal holiday marking the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The two-hour special will also include a live pre-show from the star-studded red carpet. (more...)

Noah Gundersen Debuts 'The Sound' Music Video On Earmilk
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

On the cusp of releasing his third studio LP White Noise, Noah GUNDERSEN is debuting the official music video for “The Sound” through Earmilk. The first single off White Noise, 'The Sound' is available as an immediate download when you pre-order the album (more...)

The Bellamy Brothers to Embark on European Tour in Norway & More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

The Bellamy Brothers continue “letting the love flow” all over the globe as the iconic duo prepares for the second leg of their 2017 world tour, which includes multiple stops in Norway, as well as Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In early 2017, they made history as the first country music duo to perform in Dubai. (more...)

Princeton Summer Theater Closes 48th Season with Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' APPROPRIATE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Princeton Summer Theater draws their 2017 season to a close with Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' Appropriate, which opens on Thursday, August 10th and runs until Sunday, August 20th. Members of the fragmented Lafayette family reconnect to settle their father's affairs, but soon discover that they must first tackle their unresolved issues with each other. (more...)

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band's 'Lay It On Down' out Today on Concord Records
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Recorded at Echophone Studios in Shepherd's hometown of Shreveport, Louisiana and produced by Shepherd with Marshall Altman (Matt Nathanson, Natasha Bedingfield, Kate Voegele), the album was largely recorded live in the studio to analog tape. (more...)

Boy Epic Releases Noir-Pop Single & Animated Video For 'Up Down'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Known for his seamless mergence of film and music, Boy Epic, the Dallas-based noir-pop sensation, returns with a new single and video for “Up Down” today. (more...)

THE EVIL IN US Available on DVD, VOD and Digital 8/29
by Movies News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE) brings you THE EVIL IN US, written and directed by Jason William Lee in his feature film debut. The film stars Ian Collins (CW's “Supernatural”) and Kylee Bush (Nightwing: Prodigal). THE EVIL IN US will be available on DVD on August 29, 2017 for an SRP of $27.97, same day as VOD and Digital. (more...)

Critic's Choice: What's Playing in Tennessee? Nashville Theater Calendar for August 3, 2017
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 3, 2017

Feeling the urge to let your imagination run wild, your spirit to soar or to just leave the world in which you live and go on an adventure? Sounds like a trip to the theater is in order! Luckily, companies all over the Volunteer State have been hard at work, creating new productions to transform and to transport, shows that will entertain you this summer. That's where THE NASHVILLE THEATER CALENDAR comes in handy: Peruse our listings every week to find out what shows you should see! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sixth Annual Island Theatre's Ten-Minute Play Festival Opens 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Ten original plays. Three shows. Two days. Island Theatre presents its Sixth Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival featuring local playwrights at Bainbridge Performing Arts on August 18 and 19. Out of 57 submissions from established and emerging Kitsap County playwrights, ten were selected by a jury of theatre professionals for production by Island Theatre directors and actors: "Bloody Mary" by Aleks Merilo, "Flight of the Valkyrie" by Noah Barfield, "Gel Us" by Paige Zubel, "Jellyfish Apocalypse" by Karen Polinsky, "Lessons Learned" by Jenny Weaver, "Memories of an American Occupation" by Paul Lewis, "Moving On" by Caroline Smith, "Of a Feather" by Wendy Wallace, "Roadsides" by Betsy Dorfman, and "Spreadsheet Me" by Jeffrey Brown. (more...)

Sony/ATV Extends Worldwide Publishing Deal with Ilsey Juber
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has extended its worldwide deal with LA-based singer and songwriter Ilsey Juber. (more...)

Listen: Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks Launches Season 2 of AMERICAN MASTERS PODCAST
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Today, THIRTEEN's American Masters series launched Season 2 of the American Masters Podcast with new guest host Anna Drezen, Emmy-nominated Saturday Night Live (SNL) writer, comedian and author (How to Win at Feminism, How May We Hate You?, Reductress) on the American Masters website, iTunes, Soundcloud and Stitcher. (more...)

Black Theatre Troupe presents CAROLINE, OR CHANGE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Race, rage and civil rights are at the heart of this acclaimed, deeply personal story by the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of Angels in America, Tony Kushner, in CAROLINE, OR CHANGE, produced by Black Theatre Troupe, September 15-30, 2017, directed by David J. Hemphill, with musical direction by Brenda Hankins and choreographed by Laurie Trygg. (more...)

Los Lobos, David Crosby, Teedra Moses & Betches of Comedy Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces City Winery favorite Los Lobos returning for a four-night stand, a second night with David Crosby and more. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller Star In THE MEYEROWITZ STORIES
by TV News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

From writer/director Noah Baumbach, THE MEYEROWITZ STORIES (New and Selected) is the emotional and comic intergenerational tale of adult siblings (Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, and Elizabeth Marvel) contending with the long shadow their strong-willed father (Dustin Hoffman) has cast over their lives. (more...)

FROZEN on Broadway Announces New Block of Tickets Through Summer 2018
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

The production just announced a new block of tickets are now on sale through August 12, 2018 - following yesterday's initial ticket offering. (more...)

VIDEO: New Trailer for Jazz-Era AS YOU LIKE IT at Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Bay Street Theater has announced their take on AS YOU LIKE IT, by William Shakespeare, directed by Tony Award winner John Doyle, with original music by Stephen Schwartz, will run from August 8 - September 3. (more...)

Tickets Now On Sale for Disney's FROZEN on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Tickets for Disney's new Broadway musical Frozen are now available for purchase at FrozenTheMusical.com or by calling the Disney on Broadway hotline at (866) 870-2717. Group tickets for 20 or more will be available at DisneyTheatricalSales.com or by calling (800) 439-9000. (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Wednesday, August 30, 2017
by TV Scoop - Aug 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, August 30, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: AMERICAN GRIT on FOX - Saturday, August 19, 2017
by - Aug 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on AMERICAN GRIT, airing on FOX on Saturday, August 19, 2017! (more...)

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band's 'Lay It On Down' Debuts at #1; Out Now on Concord Records
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Lay It On Down, five-time Grammy nominee and critically acclaimed guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd's ninth album, debuts at #1 on Nielsen SoundScan's Top Blues chart, #1 on both the Current Rock Albumschart and Internet Albums chart, #5 on the Top Current Albums chart and #34 on the Top 200. The record is out to critical acclaim on Concord Records. (more...)

First Look - Glenn Close & Patrick Stewart Star in THE WILDE WEDDING
by Movies News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Glenn Close and Patrick Stewart star in the new film THE WILDE WEDDING, hitting theaters on September 15, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: EQUUS at Blank Canvas
by Roy Berko - Aug 13, 2017

This is required attendance for anyone interested in experiences of marrying a well-written script with a superb staging. If for no other reason, go to the theater to experience the marvel of Antonio DeJesus. (more...)

BWW Review: Towne Centre's Sumptuously Sung THE SECRET GARDEN Captivates
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 13, 2017

Katharine Boettcher's glorious soprano is finally given the showcase it so richly deserves in the beautifully sung production of Marsha Norman and Lucy Simon's The Secret Garden, the oftentimes stirring and altogether bewitching story of a young orphaned girl forced to live with her mysterious uncle in his 'house upon the hill' overlooking the moors in Yorkshire in the early years of the 20th Century. (more...)

VIDEO: FROZEN Cast and Creatives Chat Bringing Arendelle to Life in Denver
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2017

Elsa is poised to cast her spell over Broadway, but first, Denver! Watch as Caissie Levy, Patti Murin, and director Michael Grandage discuss the journey from page to stage as Frozen the musical tells its story for the first time (in forever). (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Wednesday, August 23, 2017
by - Aug 12, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, August 23, 2017! (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival presents 30th Annual DAEDALUS PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival invites the public to its 30th annual Daedalus Project, a benefit for HIV/AIDS organizations. The 2017 Daedalus Project, themed "On a Wing and a Prayer: Witnessing 30 Years," includes a full day of fund-raising activities on Monday, Aug. 21, culminating in the Daedalus Play Reading of Cabaret and the Daedalus Variety Show, which are both likely to sell out. (more...)

Noah Gundersen Brings Out 'Bad Desire' on Entertainment Weekly
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Noah GUNDERSEN continues to build anticipation for his third studio LP White Noise with the premiere of his new track “Bad Desire,” streaming now on Entertainment Weekly. (more...)

Tickets for Disney's FROZEN on Broadway On Sale Monday, 8/14
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Tickets for Disney's new Broadway musical Frozen will go on sale Monday, August 14 at 10:00am EST. (more...)

FRIDAY 5 (+1): THE SECRET GARDEN's Maya Riley and Holly Hill
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 11, 2017

Maya Riley and Holly Hill take on roles in the lushly-scored musical, performing for hometown audiences who have wondered what they have been up to in college, showing off their talents in director Tim Larson's cast, offering a glimpse into their creative processes and their personal and professional growth in the theater. (more...)

North Fork TV Festival Announces Special Events, Screenings & Panels
by TV News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

The North Fork TV Festival announced today the lineup of special events, screenings and panels for this year's festival which will take place September 7-9th at the Greenport Theatre in Greenport, NY. (more...)

Check Out a First Look at Two Costume Designs for FROZEN's Princess Anna!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

As fans eagerly await the arrival of Disney's stage adaptation to their hit animated film, check out a first look at Tony Award winning designer Christopher Oram's (WOLF HALL, HUGHIE) new costumes for Anna. (more...)

BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND National Tour Comes Home
by Nancy Grossman - Aug 11, 2017

FINDING NEVERLAND was born across the river in Cambridge at the American Repertory Theater three years ago, but has settled in for a fortnight in the downtown Boston Theater district. Under the direction of Diane Paulus, with choreography by Mia Michaels, the original design team remains intact, and an all-new cast brings the familiar characters to life. Broadway veterans Billy Harrigan Tighe, Lynnfield native Christine Dwyer, and John Davidson headline the multi-talented ensemble. (more...)

Essex Books Presents Shelf Awareness: Award-Winning Romance
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

If you've been thinking about dipping your toe into the romance genre pool, now is a particularly good time to do so. The Romance Writers of America recently handed out the annual Rita Awards, recognizing the best in romance fiction for 2016. With 13 categories, there's something for everyone. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

(more...)

Texas Ballet Theater Expands Company For 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Texas Ballet Theater (TBT) has expanded its company for the 2017-2018 season.  As the dancers return to work, they will be joined by four new trainees, four apprentices, and five new company members. (more...)

Black Theatre Troupe presents CAROLINE, OR CHANGE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Black Theatre Troupe opens its 2017/18 Season with a powerhouse production of the Tony-nominated musical, Caroline, or Change. Written by Tony Kushner with music by Jeanine Tesori, Caroline, or Change is set during the height of the 1960s Civil Rights era and features an ultra-melodic score, combining doo-wop, Motown, R & B and 60s girl bands, all backed by a 15-piece live orchestra.   (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 567