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On the Town - 1998 - Broadway

Based on the ballet Fancy Free by Leonard Bernstein


Gershwin Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
222 West 51st St.

On the Town Broadway Cast


by Robert Diamond - Sep 9, 2021
Dana Al Fardan, one of the Middle East’s leading contemporary composers, and West End star Nadim Naaman today announce that their second major stage musical, ‘Rumi: The Musical’ will get its world premiere at the London Coliseum in  November 2021.
by Marianka Swain - Sep 6, 2021
Full casting is announced today, Monday 6 September, for the musical CABARET at the KIT KAT CLUB in London’s West End. Joining the previously announced Eddie Redmayne as ‘The Emcee’ and Jessie Buckley as ‘Sally Bowles’ will be Omari Douglas as ‘Cliff Bradshaw’, Liza Sadovy as ‘Fraulein Schneider’, Elliot Levey as ‘Herr Schultz’, Stewart Clarke as ‘Ernst Ludwig’ and Anna-Jane Casey as ‘Fraulein Kost’.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2021
State Theatre New Jersey Presents Jimmy Buffett's ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE for five performances on Friday, October 8, 2021 at 8pm; Saturday, October 9 at 2pm and 8pm; and Sunday, October 10 at 2pm. Escape to Margaritaville is the State Theatre's first scheduled live performance in the newly renovated theater.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2021
Fancy exploring the old Marks & Spencer building in Warrington town centre to see what has become of it since it shut its doors? Or have you been intrigued by the transformation of The Parr's Bank in Winwick Street?
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2021
South Bay Musical Theatre (SBMT) is pleased to announce the company’s long-awaited return to live performance with SHOUT! The Mod Musical. With its irresistible blend of hip-swiveling hits, eye-popping fashions and outrageous dance moves, SHOUT! The Mod Musical takes us back to the 1960s with terrific new arrangements of classic tunes.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 3, 2021
Next month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 3, 2021
South Bay Musical Theatre has announced the company’s long-awaited return to live performance with SHOUT! The Mod Musical. 
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2021
PlayWell Productions, Team Angelica and Epicene today announce the full cast for Very Special Guest Star which opens at Omnibus Theatre on 25 November, with previews from 23 November, and runs until 12 December.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021
BIRDLAND THEATER will present Christina Bianco in her new show “A Lot to Unpack” on Friday, October 15 and Saturday, October 16 at 8:30 PM. Her bags are packed for London but before she leaves her hometown this globetrotting, genre-crossing, multi-voiced, multi-wig-wearing funny girl has some serious unpacking to do.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2021
BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical’s performances at the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End will extend to 3 July 2022. Tickets on sale now. The musical, which had its opening night on Monday 13 September, has had an incredible reaction from the public and been rewarded with 5 star and 4 star reviews. 
by Michael Major - Sep 24, 2021
Ahead of their upcoming musical episode, take a look back at the Simpsons' musical endeavors of the past. From The Music Man to the Lion King, check out a roundup of previous musical tributes on the show!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2021
In partnership with University of Central Florida Burnett Honors College, Opera Orlando will present a panel talk entitled Having a Voice - OnStage and at the Table with acclaimed soprano and arts administrator Cecilia Violetta López, renowned conductor and non-profit founder Stephanie Rhodes Russell, Burnett Honors College Dean Sheila Pineres, with a special virtual guest appearance by entrepreneur, author, and speaker Molly Bloom.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021
A new musical comedy, Mr. Saturday Night is about one man's meteoric rise to the middle. The musical is a work in development and will be presented with minimal set and costume pieces.  
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021
With a story by BSC Associate Artist Mark St. Germain (BSC: Eleanor; BSC and Off-Broadway: Freud's Last Session), A Crossing is a timely new dance musical featuring original songs and vocal arrangements by award-winning songwriter Zoe Sarnak (Secret Soldiers, Empire Records), alongside traditional Mexican folk song arrangements and additional score by George Sáenz.
by Ricky Pope - Sep 22, 2021
Tony Yazbeck's self-titled show is a celebration of motion. And make no mistake, dance is Tony Yazbeck’s native language. His entire demeanor alters when he begins to tap. His face lights up and his entire being exudes joy. If reincarnation exists, I want to come back with the ability to move as gracefully as Tony Yazbeck.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2021
Jimmy Buffet's Escape to Margaritaville returns to the Van Wezel on Friday, Oct. 29, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021
BIRDLAND will present Amanda Green & Friends “Vaxxed AF!” on Monday, October 4 at 7:00 PM. Tony Award-nominated lyricist/composer and award-winning performer Amanda Green will be joined by some amazing Broadway friends, including Darius de Haas, Ann Harada, Lesli Margherita, Curtis Moore, Natalie Douglas, and Dan Finnerty of The Dan Band.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021
Resonance Works’ ninth season combines virtual and in-person performances in line with the organization’s mission to enrich the Pittsburgh community through innovative musical experiences that engage audiences and empower artists. 
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2021
Thousand Faced Theatre Company, in association with Ryan Scott Oliver and Very Intense Productions presents Her Sound, Vol. 2 by Ethan Carlson.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021
The full cast has been released for Dreamgirls, as it embarks on its first ever tour of the UK, opening at the Liverpool Empire Theatre this December before visiting cities right across the country throughout 2022 and into 2023.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021
These spooky classics are given new life as chilling theatrical stories. Though told with some humor, this production might be too intense and scary for very young audiences. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021
Experience Escape to Margaritaville, a comedic musical journey that encourages audiences to sit back, relax and remember “It's Five O'Clock Somewhere.” A love story, Broadway musical and island party all in one, ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Comes to Starlight as part of the 2021 AdventHealth Broadway Series and is presented by Missouri Lottery.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021
Last night, guests and celebrities celebrated the opening night of BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical at the Adelphi Theatre, with a pre-show drinks reception at the Corinthia hotel.
by Elliot Lanes - Sep 14, 2021
While Labor Day weekend marked the unofficial end of summer it also marked Signature Theatre’s return to presenting LIVE entertainment. In this case, it was not in the cozy confines of their home in Shirlington but at the Filene Center at Wolf Trap. The concert entitled Broadway in the Park marked the first of what we hope to be many collaborations between these two giants of the arts organizations.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 14, 2021
Owners and lifelong friends Syam Namballa and Mahi Reddy announce the grand opening of America's first Ayurvedic herbal restaurant and cocktail lounge right here in Center City, Philadelphia. Ancient Spirits and Grille will officially open its doors at 1726 Chestnut Street on Friday, September 17th, with a special grand opening party from 5:00pm to 10:00pm.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2021
Roger Bart, who plays Doc Brown, has tested positive for Covid-19, so his understudy, Mark Oxtoby, will go on as Doc Brown for the first time tonight. The official press opening for the production has been delayed.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021
The York Theatre Company in association with Riki Kane Larimer, will present the world premiere of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin, with book by Barry Kleinbort, music direction by David Hancock Turner, and directed by Randy Skinner.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 12, 2021
In our new series, 'Where Are They Now?' we're taking a look back at some of our favorite original Broadway casts, and catching up with their careers! Next up, the original cast of Hairspray!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2021
Michael J Fox was unable to travel to London to attend the opening night, but got to see the musical via video and shared a note with the cast.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
 In the heart of Chelsea, tucked into 26th street off of 8th Avenue, is the most sought-after stage of the NYC live comedy scene. In a world where live entertainment is circling the drain, Asylum NYC continues to thrive and put on a diverse range of shows on a regular basis.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2021
JIMMY BUFFETT’S ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE drops anchor at The Bushnell (166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT) from October 12 – 17, 2021, as part of a 12-week tour that will visit more than 20 cities this fall including Phoenix, Kansas City, New Orleans, Durham and Buffalo, to name a few.
by Stage Tube - Sep 1, 2021
Lawrence Alexander, who is currently in the Broadway cast of The Lion King, has released the music video for his new single 'For Sure.' 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2021
A bewitchingly cinematic extravaganza awaits when I Put a Spell on You, the annual sold-out Halloween concert-meets-party, streams online beginning at 8 pm Eastern on Thursday, October 28, 2021. The virtual Halloween blowout, is this year dubbed “The Sanderson Variant'.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2021
Central City Opera's 90th season showcases The Light in the Piazza, Die Fledermaus and Two Remain. The festival runs July 2, 2022 - July 31, 2022.
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 5, 2021
Topo Chico Hard Seltzer brought original carácter to the hard seltzer scene when it launched in Spring 2021 – now, it’s bringing a refreshing take on the legendary bolo tie with the Bolo Chico.
by Alan Henry - Oct 4, 2021
With a story by BSC Associate Artist Mark St. Germain (BSC: Eleanor; BSC and Off-Broadway: Freud's Last Session), A Crossing is a timely new dance musical featuring original songs and vocal arrangements by award-winning songwriter Zoe Sarnak (Secret Soldiers, Empire Records), alongside traditional Mexican folk song arrangements and additional score by George Sáenz.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021
Barrington Stage Company has announced the 2021 Associate Artists – scenic designer Beowulf Boritt, actress Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer and costume designer Alejo Vietti.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2021
The World Goes 'Round will open Capital City Theatre's 2021-22 season. Andrew Abrams (Artistic Director) and Gail Becker (Managing Director) are working with Overture Center in Madison, WI to bring live and covid-safe Regional Theatre back to Madison, WI.
by Stage Tube - Oct 12, 2021
Learn more about the music of A CROSSING: A DANCE MUSICAL, with Zoe Sarnak (Original Music) and George Sáenz (Traditional Mexican Folk Song Arrangements/Additional Score). Performances began September 23, and the production runs through October 17, 2021.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 12, 2021
From October 29 to November 20, 2021, SpeakEasy Stage Company will present the New England premiere of BLKS, Aziza Barnes' raucous comedy of misbehavior that it is also “serious and sad and profoundly human.” (New York Times).  
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2021
West End stars Daniel Boys (‘Spamalot’, ‘Avenue Q’ and ‘The Boys in the Band’ in the West End and Marvin in ‘Falsettos’) & Emily Tierney (Glinda in ‘Wicked’, Molly in ‘Ghost’, Super Hot Lady in ‘Eugenius’) will star in the European premiere of ‘Leonard Bernstein’s New York’ at Waterloo East Theatre.
by Angeles Diaz - Oct 11, 2021
Con el estreno del remake de Spielberg de WEST SIDE STORY, que se estrena este invierno, destacamos el trabajo de uno de los coreógrafos más importantes de Broadway y que hizo posible esta producción.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021
Opera Orlando’s 2021-22 season goes into full swing this week as the Company begins staging for Giuseppe Verdi’s classic La Traviata, opening Halloween weekend at the Walt Disney Theater at Dr. Phillips Center.
by Patrick Honoré - Oct 10, 2021
A week long celebration of Broadway in Paris.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021
Today's top stories: touring cast of The Prom, watch a clip from Diana on Netflix, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021
Opera Orlando's “On the MainStage” series continues this December with an original chamber opera adaptation of The Secret River, based on the book of the same name by Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Central Florida resident, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2021
Barrington Stage Company presents the final production of the Boyd-Quinson Stage 2021 season: the world premiere of A Crossing - A Dance Musical, created in association with Calpulli Mexican Dance Company.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021
Dr. Peter Simon, Michael and Sonja Koerner President & CEO of The Royal Conservatory of Music, Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts, and James Anagnoson, Dean of The Glenn Gould School, today revealed details of the diverse concerts that will make up the 13th concert season at The Royal Conservatory of Music.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021
 On Saturday, October 9, 2021 at 8:00pm, acclaimed cellist Amit Peled will open the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra's 2021-2022 Season at the brand new Capital One Hall in Tysons, Virginia. Peled performs Saint-Saëns' Cello Concerto No. 1 in the highly-anticipated grand opening concert conducted by FSO Music Director Christopher Zimmerman.