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Prodigal - 2002 - Off-Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

based on "The Prodigal Son" story from the Bible

Gay, 18-year-old Luke goes on a journey of self-discovery. He flees his small hometown for the thrilling unknowns of city life, takes a hard ride and some big falls, but ultimately he must return to his family for forgiveness.


Theatre at St. Peter's Church

(New York, NY)
Citicorp Center (619 Lexington Ave. at 54th St.)

Prodigal Off-Broadway Cast


by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2021
Andrew Polec, 32, actor/singer/musician/composer from Doylestown, PA, is honored to have been named the first prize winner in The Kurt Weill Foundation for Music 's 23rd Annual Lotte Lenya Competition, which took place in New York City on August 28, 2021. He received the $20,000 First Prize plus a $2,000 Finalist Prize, for a total of $22,000. Each of his four selections were a fully realized one-act drama. 
by TV Scoop - Sep 7, 2021
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by TV Scoop - Sep 7, 2021
Find out what's happening on Fantasy Island and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Tuesday, September 14, 2021!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021
merch., the first Black-owned Broadway merchandise company, has announced that it will create and sell unique merchandise for Thoughts of a Colored Man, beginning previews at the John Golden Theatre on October 1.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2021
The season starts with an audio play by Andrew Saito, Br'er Peach, produced in collaboration with The Parsnip Ship and in association with Business Lunch Productions. The season continues with a much-needed comedic romp, Snag by Tara Moses. The season closes in Summer 2022 with the long-awaited, COVID-postponed Pure Native by Vickie Ramirez.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2021
Find out how to enter the digital lottery for Thoughts of a Colored Man at Broadway’s Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street) including the cost and what time to enter.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2021
All aboard! The West End production of Anything Goes has found its new Reno Sweeney!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021
Mr. Pritchett replaces originally announced Keith David.  A private family matter has caused Mr. David to depart the production.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021
This December, Palm Springs is being reclaimed for another generation of adventure seekers, with the debut of Desert Air, creating a new legacy for electronic music in the Mojave. For more info, head to
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021
The Joffrey Ballet's Ashley Wheater MBE, The Mary B. Galvin Artistic Director and Greg Cameron, President and CEO are pleased to announce the addition of four dancers to the Joffrey roster for the 2021-22 season: Brian Bennett (Lanham, Maryland), Blake Kessler (Jacksonville, Florida), Yuchan Kim (Seoul, South Korea) and Miranda Silveira (Barcelona, Spain). With these new company members, The Joffrey Ballet has expanded to 43 dancers representing 13 countries.
by TV Scoop - Sep 14, 2021
Find out what's happening on Fantasy Island and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Sunday, September 19, 2021!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021
Leading technology company Pollen Presents has teamed up with one of Los Angeles' leaders in underground electronic music Framework for an immersive clubbing getaway. Going by the name Framework Cabo, the event will bring together leading house and techno names from around the globe from December 9-13 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
by Marakay Rogers - Oct 4, 2021
The show’s been on Broadway and national tour; Lancaster has first ever regional production
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2021
Get full details on Thoughts of a Colored Man, the new Broadway play by Keenan Scott II and directed by Steve Broadnax III, will officially open on Wednesday, October 13th. The production is produced by Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Diana DiMenna, Kandi Burruss, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Samira Wiley, The Shubert Organization, and The Nederlander Organization.
by Michael Major - Oct 21, 2021
Universal has released the trailer for Ambulance. When Will (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II), desperate for money to cover his wife’s medical bills, asks his adoptive brother Danny (Jake Gyllenhaal) for help, Danny instead offers him the biggest bank heist in Los Angeles history. Watch the new trailer now!
by Michael Major - Oct 20, 2021
Alt-pop icon Lights has returned with new single “Prodigal Daughter,” the first track from her forthcoming new album expected for arrival in 2022. Watch the new music video for the single now!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 2, 2021
Mack gave thanks to playwright and Broadway’s newest voice, Keenan Scott II, and in honor of the first performance, Luke James sang and acapella blessing to the cast and the production and to all the Broadway theaters and their casts.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021
Today's top stories: Go inside opening night of Thoughts of a Colored Man, and more!
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 14, 2021
Just last night Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opened on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the curtain call.
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 14, 2021
Just last night Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opened on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre. We have photos from the star-studded red carpet!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 14, 2021
Just last night Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opened on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre and we have your first look at the cast in action!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021
Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opens on Broadway on October 13, at the John Golden Theatre. Meet the cast and learn more about who is starring in the play!
by Michael Major - Oct 13, 2021
Just before its opening night on Broadway, Good Morning America went behind the scenes of Thoughts of a Colored Man, the first Broadway play in history to be written and directed by Black men, and to include a cast of all Black men. Watch the interview with the play's cast and creatives now!
by Review Roundups - Oct 13, 2021
Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opens on Broadway tonight, October 13, at the John Golden Theatre. Let's see what the critics had to say!
by Michael Major - Nov 8, 2021
Snail Mail (Lindsey Jordan) made her late-night television debut on Friday with an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.  She performed “Valentine,” the title track off her critically acclaimed new album which was released via Matador on the same day. Plus, check out new tour dates now!
by Jackie Camborde - Nov 8, 2021
What happens when a prodigal daughter comes home after breaking down? How do super-conservative parents obsessed with image deal with their less-than perfect children and lives? These questions and more are at the center of Lon Robin Baltz's play Other Desert Cities. A new production at New Mexico Actors Lab is playing in Santa Fe through November 14th.
by Michael Major - Nov 3, 2021
Luke James, Tristan 'Mack' Wilds and Forrest McClendon appeared on the Wendy Williams Show to discuss opening Thoughts of a Colored Man on Broadway. The segment also featured a performance from Luke James. Watch guest-host Sherri Shepherd interview the trio in the full interview now!
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 3, 2021
The Lesher Center for the Arts announces the stellar lineup for its Headliners series, kicking off January 7 with Grammy and multi-award-winning singer LeAnn Rimes.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 3, 2021
Sarah Lane, former principal dancer of American Ballet Theatre, and Simon Wexler, former principal dancer of Texas Ballet Theater, will appear as guest artists in the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker on December 11 and 12, 2021 at the Riverview Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 2, 2021
Today Do LaB has revealed the lineup for the event's 2022 return to Buena Vista Lake in Southern California. For five days on Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-30, LIB will gather a unique blend of torchbearers from an array of genres and origins to its renowned creative tapestry.
by Michael Major - Nov 16, 2021
Alt-pop icon Lights has announced the “Baby I’m Back” North American headline tour. The monthlong trek kicks off April 3, 2022 in Portland, OR, making stops at The Fonda in Los Angeles and New York City’s Irving Plaza. Last month, Lights returned with new single and official video for “Prodigal Daughter,” the first track from her forthcoming album.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2021
Company has officially returned to Broadway as of November 15. Meet the cast and learn more about who is bringing this production to the stage!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2021
Super star Vanessa Williams, along with Ashleigh Murray, who stars along with Luke James in the upcoming Hallmark Holiday movie “Christmas in Harmony” congratulated actors Bryan Terrell Clark, Dyllon Burnside, Tristen Mack Wilds, and Luke James after a  performance of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2021
Flying Over Sunset has returned to previews on Broadway! Learn more about the cast bringing the musical to life!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2021
The festival will run for 16 days and nights as usual this year, staging 160+ performances of 30 events in 16 venues, including a return to beloved Dublin venues, outdoor stages at city landmarks and shows designed to be experienced at your place, or near home for audiences outside of Dublin. This is a festival of firsts with 26 world premieres and 3 further Dublin premieres.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021
The Richard Lawson Studios Self Tape Master Class Series is back with returning guest teacher, director/writer/actor Lily Mariye on July 31st, 2021. Classes take place every Saturday morning at 10 AM PST via Zoom Webinar.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2021
Learn more about the performance, how to watch the stream, and get tickets, here!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2021
The Bridge Production Group will present World Premiere short plays by Pulitzer Prize and Academy Award-winning playwright John Patrick Shanley (Doubt), a staged reading of a new play by Lyle Kessler (Orphans), and a workshop on devised theatre with new presentations from The Assembly.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2021
Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, and Daniel Saez, will be members of the faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy’s Summer Intensive which will be taking place from July 26 – August 6, 2021.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 15, 2021
Today, Emo Nite, Los Angeles' renowned sentimental party place, has announced the concept and lineup for their first-ever fully curated travel experience, taking place in Las Vegas this October 14-17.
by TV Scoop - Aug 9, 2021
Get all the scoop on FANTASY ISLAND, airing on FOX on Tuesday, August 17, 2021!
by TV Scoop - Aug 9, 2021
Get all the scoop on FANTASY ISLAND, airing on FOX on Thursday, August 19, 2021!
by TV Scoop - Aug 31, 2021
Find out what's happening on Fantasy Island and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Tuesday, September 7, 2021!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 29, 2021
Tah-dah! What a massive drum roll to open a season! Prokofiev’s most monumental opera (and probably also of the entire Russian repertoire) finally arrives in Geneva: War and Peace should, according to some, be called Peace and War.
by TV Scoop - Aug 23, 2021
Get all the scoop on FANTASY ISLAND, airing on FOX on Tuesday, August 31, 2021!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2021
With the long-running Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope, in which she also starred, she became the first woman to win a Grammy Award for the score of a Broadway musical. She also received Tony nominations for book, music, and lyrics. Another Grammy nomination for the score (with Alex Bradford) of Your Arms Too Short to Box with God followed, as well as another Tony nomination for the score of Working.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2021
Hagemann Rosenthal Associates has announced their latest double bill composed by Philip Hagemann in association with Pegasus Opera Company. Passion, Poison and Petrification and The Prodigal Son will be staged at Susie Sainsbury Theatre, Royal Academy of Music.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2021
​​​​​​​ Miami City Ballet's (MCB) 36th season of dance opens October 14, 2021 with the online premiere of its one-of-a-kind, underwater seascape production of George Balanchine's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Now ballet-lovers from around the globe can journey to an oceanic world filled with entangled lovers, fairy royalty, and magic as performed by the world-renowned MCB dancers.
by TV Scoop - Aug 16, 2021
Get all the scoop on FANTASY ISLAND, airing on FOX on Tuesday, August 24, 2021!