Ragtime on Tour


BWW's On This Day - October 19, 2017
by - Oct 19, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 19 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

THIS ONE'S FOR THE GIRLS Star Haley Swindal To Appear On 'State Of The Arts' Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

THIS ONE'S FOR THE GIRLS, a new musical by Dorothy Marcic, is currently in previews with the Opening Night set for October 27th at St. Luke's Theatre in the heart of the Theatre District. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief October 18th, 2017: FIRE Opens Off-Broadway and More!
by Danielle Ashley - Oct 18, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: FIRE Opens Off-Broadway and More! (more...)

Pit Stop Players Present ABSOLUTE COLLUSION: AN EVENING OF GREAT RUSSIAN MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

Cited by The New York Times for their flair, spirited readings, and playfully cohesive programs, the Pit Stop Players have taken their place at the cutting edge of New York's cultural landscape, bringing exciting contemporary music to new audiences, and upending conventional assumptions about concert programming. Led by music director Joshua Rosenblum, the Pit Stop Players have played collectively in pit orchestras for over 150 Broadway productions. (more...)

BORN YESTERDAY Kicks off the 2017/18 Season at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

What would you do if the gorgeous blonde you discovered ended up being a lot smarter than you gave her credit for? (more...)

ELF THE MUSICAL Finds Full Company for Holiday Run at Boch Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

NETworks Presentations has announced casting for the Boston engagement of ELF THE MUSICAL. (more...)

Alice Ripley Completes BROADWAY BOUND at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

Tony Award winner Alice Ripley has joined Feinstein's/54 Below's second edition of Broadway Bound: The Musicals That Never Came To Broadway on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017. (more...)

TRU Welcomes Klea Blackhurst, Bob Cuccioli, Julie Reyburn, and Steve Ross to the 25th Anniversary TRU Love Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces the preliminary lineup of performers and the honoree committee for its 25th Anniversary Benefit, '25 Years of TRU Love: Creating Community Through the Arts.' (more...)

VIDEO: On This Day, October 18- The Original Production of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Opens on Broadway!
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2017

Today we celebrate the original production of Once on This Island, which opened on this day in 1990. (more...)

Erik Gratton, Veronica J. Kuehn and More to Star in ELF THE MUSICAL at Madison Square Garden; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

NETworks Presentations has announced casting for the New York engagement of ELF THE MUSICAL. The show will play from December 13 through December 29 at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. (more...)

VIDEO: Get A First Look at 5th Avenue Theatre's RAGTIME
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2017

The 5th Avenue Theatre is presenting an evocative new production of Ragtime, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Craige Els, Carly Thoms, Sebastien Torkia, and Rebecca Thornhill Join the Cast of MATILDA UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

Today, the Royal Shakespeare Company announces the adult casting for the first five venues of the Matilda The Musical 2018/19 UK and Ireland Tour. Craige Els will reprise the role of Miss Trunchbull, having played her in the West End for three years between 2014 and 2017. He will be joined by Carly Thoms as Miss Honey and Sebastien Torkia as Mr Wormwood as well as former West End cast-mate Rebecca Thornhill as Mrs Wormwood. (more...)

Janet Dacal, Ed Dixon, Judy Gold, Brandon Uranowitz and More Set for Project Shaw's VOTES FOR WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

Gingold Theatrical Group continues its 12th Season of PROJECT SHAW when it presents its 128th concert presentation, Votes for Women, a rare staging of the 1907 play by Elizabeth Robins, for one night only, on Monday, November 20th at 7pm, at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). (more...)

Dundalk Community Theatre to Open 2018 Season with THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

Dundalk Community Theatre opens its 2018 season with the Baltimore Area Premiere of the musical 'The Bridges of Madison County' from October 27th - November 5th. (more...)

Trinity Rep to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

Trinity Repertory Company is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its holiday production, A Christmas Carol, this year. (more...)

Playhouse Creatures Theatre Presents a Workshop Reading of Leslie Kimbell's FOUR OLD BROADS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

Playhouse Creatures Theatre Company will present the New York workshop reading of Leslie Kimbell's Four Old Broads October 28th at 3pm. The performance will take place at the Cherry Lane Studio Theatre located at 38 Commerce Streetin the West Village. The reading is free and open to the public. Reservations can be made by emailing fouroldbroads@gmail.com. (more...)

Lenny Wolpe and Matt Gibson to Star in Goodspeed's New Musical A CONNECTICUT CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

A family classic has been given a fresh twist in Connecticut's own A Connecticut Christmas Carol by LJ Fecho and Michael O'Flaherty. Goodspeed Musicals continues its commitment to fresh, innovative works with this new musical infused with Connecticut flavor. A Connecticut Christmas Carol will run November 17 December 24, 2017 at The Terris Theatre in Chester, Conn. (more...)

Exclusive: First Look at RAGTIME at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

The 5th Avenue Theatre is presenting an evocative new production of Ragtime, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Primary Stages Honors Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty at 2017 Gala
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 17, 2017

In addition to producing great theatre works, Primary Stages produced one of this season's most exciting Galas. The 2017 event, celebrating Artistic Honorees Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty, Producer Honorees Janet B. Rosen & Marvin Rosen, and Corporate Honorees Jose Mendez and Katie Graziano, was a glamorous and talent-filled evening at Tribeca 360 with a full view of lower Manhattan as a backdrop to the festivities. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - October 16, 2017
by - Oct 16, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 16 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Laura Michelle Kelly to Bring BOTH SIDES NOW to Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Laura Michelle Kelly in 'Both Sides Now' on November 7, 2017. (more...)

Stephen Cole and Todd Ellison's New Musical THE BLACK AND WHITE BALL to Receive Industry Reading
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

It's 1966. Summer in New York City. America is a country in transition. Racial tensions are coming to a head. Black Power is a new catch-phrase in all the daily papers. The country is divided. Protests and violence are everywhere. The classes are ready to clash! (more...)

Lea Michele Says She's Ready To Do FUNNY GIRL on Broadway; Ryan Murphy No Longer Holds Rights
by Alan Henry - Oct 16, 2017

On last night's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE on Bravo, host Andy Cohen asked guest Lea Michele when she'd be returning to Broadway. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - October 15, 2017
by - Oct 15, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 15 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Celebrate Voice Festival to Host AN EVENING WITH GRAHAM BICKLEY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2017

Star of the West End and the BBC's Friday Night is Music Night, GRAHAM BICKLEY presents an evening of hit West End songs and stories from his thirty years as a leading man in Musical Theatre. (more...)

BWW TV: Class is in Session! Meet the Company of MCC's SCHOOL GIRLS, OR THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 14, 2017

MCC Theater will soon present the second show of its 2017-18 season: the World Premiere of School Girls; or, the African Mean Girls Play, written by 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn Bioh, and directed by Tony Winner Rebecca Taichman. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - October 14, 2017
by - Oct 14, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 14 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 10/14/2017
by - Oct 14, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 10/14/2017. (more...)

BWW Review: GUYS & DOLLS is a Sure Bet at Milwaukee Repertory Theater
by Kelsey Lawler - Oct 13, 2017

Though GUYS & DOLLS might not offer deep self reflection, it continues to be a staple of the American musical tradition for accomplishing the one thing musical theater set out to offer in the first place: An escape. A sense of sheer joy. A break from the monotony of reality and our own personal problems. A chance to be part of a fantasy world of song and dance for a few hours where the laughs are rehearsed and the guy gets the girl and leave with a smile. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Sheffield Theatres' Production of THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres Robert Hastie today announced the full cast for his Christmas production of The Wizard of Oz. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - October 13, 2017
by - Oct 13, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 13 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Lea DeLaria with Norm Lewis & More Coming Up This Month at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for October 23-29, featuring Lea DeLaria with special guests Norm Lewis, Sandra Bernhard, Janis Siegel, Jennifer Nettles and Danielle Brooks, Frank Perowsky Jazz Orchestra, Arianna Neikrug, and more. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Critically-Acclaimed WHERE HAS TOMMY FLOWERS GONE? Returns Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

STARTING 5 PRODUCTIONS has just announced that Terrance McNally's WHERE HAS TOMMY FLOWERS GONE?, directed by Laura Braza will play a three-week limited engagement at Off-Broadway's Workshop Theater (312 W 36th St Fourth Floor New York, NY 10018). (more...)

BWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME (MUSICAL) rings in at Great Lakes Theater
by Roy Berko - Oct 13, 2017

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is not a typical Disney stage creation. It is a dark, brooding musical and probably not appropriate for children. While the first act is rather slow, the second act is strong. It is well worth seeing. (more...)

Olivier Award Winner Sheila Hancock to Star in the London Premiere of HAROLD AND MAUDE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Olivier Award-winning West End star Sheila Hancock is to star in the London premiere of the black comedy romantic drama Harold and Maude. (more...)

VIDEO: Lea Michele Reveals Most & Least Favorite Episode of GLEE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

On last night's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE, guest Lea Michele is asked by a caller to name her favorite and least favorite episodes of GLEE to film. Watch the clip below! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - October 12, 2017
by - Oct 12, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 12 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Lea Michele Says She's Ready To Do FUNNY GIRL on Broadway
by Alan Henry - Oct 12, 2017

On last night's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE on Bravo, host Andy Cohen asked guest Lea Michele when she'd be returning to Broadway. (more...)

Charles Busch, 'BEST IN SHOWS' and More Coming Up This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

Next week, Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond, including Tony nominee Charles Busch, Ann Kittredge, Marya Grandy, Isaac Sutton and So In Love: The World's Greatest Love Songs. (more...)

David Gow to Lead Terrance McNally's WHERE HAS TOMMY FLOWERS GONE? Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

STARTING 5 PRODUCTIONS has announced Terrance McNally's WHERE HAS TOMMY FLOWERS GONE?, directed by Laura Braza. WHERE HAS TOMMY FLOWERS GONE? will play a three-week limited engagement at Off-Broadway's Workshop Theater (312 W 36th St Fourth Floor New York, NY 10018). (more...)

Experience the Magic and Romance of ANASTASIA Starting at $69 this Fall
by Contests - Broadway - Oct 12, 2017

From the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, the new musical Anastasia is the romantic, adventure-filled story of a brave young woman attempting to discover the mystery of her past. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at THIS ONE'S FOR THE GIRLS Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

THIS ONE'S FOR THE GIRLS, a new musical by Dorothy Marcic, is currently in previews with Opening Night set for October 27th at St. Luke's Theatre in the heart of the Theatre District. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Ben Edelman and Max Wolkowitz to Star in THE CHOSEN at Long Wharf Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

Long Wharf Theatre presents The Chosen, adapted by Aaron Posner and Chaim Potok from the novel by Potok, directed by Artistic Director Gordon Edelstein, from November 22 through December 17. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - October 11, 2017
by - Oct 11, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 11 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Betty Buckley Sings for Primary Stages
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 11, 2017

Monty Hall could not have offered a more spectacular deal. Four women had the right price and were the top bidders at last year's Primary Stages Gala's Silent Auction. As a result, Tony Award-Winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley came through door #1 at Jamie deRoy's apartment and sang at a private party organized by the winners . Jamie, Catherine Adler, Paula Kaminsky Davis and Christina Rose. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Company of MCC's Next Show- SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2017

MCC Theater will soon present the second show of its 2017-18 season: the World Premiere of School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play, written by 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn Bioh, and directed by Tony Winner Rebecca Taichman. (more...)

Postmodern Jukebox Returns to Providence
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2017

The only drawback to a Postmodern Jukebox concert is that, like all good things, it must come to an end. Not to worry, though - PMJ has become a traveling band of throwback minstrels, so by the time your high has worn off from one show it'll be time to start getting excited for our next visit! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak a Peek at Goodspeed's New Production of RAGS
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2017

Goodspeed musical is taking on RAGS like you've never seen it before. Take a look at the reimagined production! (more...)

Famed Jazz Pianist Donald Ryan and his son Barron Ryan Embark on Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2017

Father and son duo Donald and Barron Ryan will embark on a series of shows together beginning with two performances in Enid, Oklahoma on October 21 and 22. (more...)

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company Presents the Musical Theatre Classic, KISS ME, KATE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2017

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents Kiss Me, Kate, a classic American musical about romance, comedy, and all of the shenanigans that go into making a musical. With a sweeping score and jazzed-out dance numbers, this is a pivotal show that defined the Golden Age of musicals and even won the first-ever Tony Award for Best Musical in 1949. (more...)

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