Opened: November 18, 1933

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Based on the novel Gowns by Roberta by Alice Duer Miller

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Colby Crehan Of Bluegrass Gospel Project Fame Returns To The Vergennes Opera House by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2023

The Vergennes Opera House officially opens its 2023-2024 season with the return of a fan favorite, Colby Crehan, former lead vocalist of the Bluegrass Gospel Project on Saturday, October 14, 7:30pm.

Digital Lottery Launched For SIX in Oklahoma by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2023

The hit musical SIX and OKC Broadway have announced a Broadway Direct Digital Lottery ticket policy in Oklahoma City playing at the Civic Center Music Hall for performances September 26 – October 1. Find out how to enter the lottery here!

SIX Launches 'SIXth of the Month' Series of Special Events, Content, and More! by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2023

SIX the Musical has launched the SIXth of the Month series, which will include special events, in-theatre activations, or exclusive content taking place on the sixth of every month!

Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tim Daly Will Lead THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA Off-Broadway by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2023

Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tim Daly Will Lead THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA Off-Broadway this December. Learn more about the play here!

Register Now to Perform in bergenPAC's THE LION KING, JR. by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2023

Young performers can register to take part in the bergenPAC Performing Arts School’s production of Disney’s The Lion King JR. Learn more about how to participate here!

Previews: LA 'PHILOSOPHIA' del TEATROSOPHIA by Ettore Farrattini - Sep 16, 2023


Broadway at the Bass Engagement of SIX On Sale Tomorrow by A.A. Cristi - Sep 14, 2023

Performing Arts Fort Worth, the non-profit owner and operator of Bass Performance Hall, announced today that tickets for SIX will go on sale tomorrow, September 15 at 10am. The Tony Award-Winning electrifying new musical phenomenon SIX by Tony Award winners Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss will make its Bass Hall debut in a limited engagement November 28 – December 3 as part of the 2023-2024 Broadway at the Bass Season presented by PNC Bank.

The Playwrights Realm Extends World Premiere of Emma Horwitz's MARY GETS HERS by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2023

The Playwrights Realm will present a one-week extension of the world premiere production of 2021/22 Realm Writing Fellow Emma Horwitz’s Mary Gets Hers.

Conundrum Theatre Company's ZANNA, DON'T Shines A Spotlight On LGBTQIA+ Rights Amidst Growing Challenges by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2023

In a world where LGBTQIA+ rights face ongoing threats, and conservative-leaning school boards attempt to stifle the voices of high school musical theater enthusiasts, Conundrum Theatre Company proudly presents 'Zanna, Don't!' by Tim Acito for one final weekend at the Victory Theatre in Burbank, running from September 15th to 17th.

Natalie Douglas Partners With Club44 Records by Stephen Mosher - Sep 14, 2023

New recordings to come for Douglas and Club44.

TWISTED MELODIES Comes to The Repertory Theater of St. Louis by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2023

The Repertory Theater of St. Louis presents Twisted Melodies, based on the life of St. Louis soul music icon Donny Hathaway.  Learn more about the production and find out how to get tickets here!

Tickets to SIX in Toledo Go On Sale Next Week by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2023

The American Theatre Guild has announced that single tickets for the Tony Award-winning electrifying new musical phenomenon SIX by Tony-Award winners Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss will go on sale Monday, September 18 at 10:00 a.m. Learn more about how to get tickets here!

Celebrating Theater in São Paulo City, BIBI FERREIRA AWARD Announces Nominees for the 10th Edition by Claudio Erlichman - Sep 13, 2023

O evento que, desde 2012, vem reunindo cada vez mais os grandes profissionais do teatro brasileiro, se prepara para mais uma noite especial dedicada a artistas, criativos, técnicos e todos aqueles que fazem a magia da arte acontecer em grande estilo. Marcado para 17 de outubro, no Teatro Santander, localizado no Complexo JK Iguatemi, o espaço será palco do Prêmio Bibi Ferreira pela terceira vez, e conta com a apresentação do Santander, através da Lei de Incentivo à Cultura.

The Playwrights Realm Unveils 2023-24 Cohort of Writing Fellows and Scratchpad Playwrights by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 12, 2023

The Playwrights Realm has revealed its 2023-2024 cohort: a dynamic group of storytellers participating in its Writing Fellows program.

MOTHERHOUSE Comes to Rivendell Theatre Ensemble This Week by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2023

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble will remount the sold-out world premiere run of Motherhouse by RTE Ensemble member Tuckie White. Learn more about the production and how to get tickets here!

WYO Theater to Present Ukranian Pianist Dmytro Choni This Month by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 9, 2023

Ukranian native and world-renowned pianist Dmytro Choni will perform at the WYO Performing Arts and Education Center. Get all of the event details here!

NAATCO Names Mona Moriya as Managing Producer, Expanding Leadership Team by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2023

NAATCO has appointed Mona Moriya as its new Managing Producer. With her extensive experience, Moriya will play a vital role in driving growth and innovation at the New York Asian American Theatre Company, enhancing its creative direction and operations. Learn more about NAATCO's exciting new addition and their plans for the future.

Roberta Jean Returns to the Lilian Baylis Studio With WAYS OF BEING by Stephi Wild - Sep 7, 2023

Award-winning choreographer Roberta Jean returns to the Lilian Baylis Studio this November with Ways of Being. Learn more about the production here!

THE SOUND OF MUSIC to Kick Off Town Theatre's 104th Season by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2023

Experience the timeless story of The Sound of Music at Town Theatre. Don't miss the opening night on September 8, 2019. Get ready for an unforgettable evening of music, love, and family. Secure your tickets today!

Cassie Silva to Become SIX Universal Alternate for Broadway and North American Tour by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 5, 2023

Get the latest news on the North American production of SIX as Cassie Silva joins the cast as the Universal Alternate. Don't miss your chance to see her in this sensational musical.

Vergennes Opera House Reveals Lineup For 2023-24 Season by Stephi Wild - Aug 29, 2023

The Friends of the Vergennes Opera House has announced the line-up for their 2023-2024 season which kicks off on Sunday, September 10, 2023, and ends on Friday, May 3, 2024.

Conundrum Theatre Company Presents ZANNA, DON'T! by A.A. Cristi - Aug 28, 2023

Burbank's Conundrum Theatre Company has announced its first production of the season, the fun and hilarious Zanna, Don't!, with performances at the Victory Theatre Center from September 8th through 17th.

SIX, The Most Anticipated Show Of The Orpheum Broadway Season, Goes On Sale Friday by A.A. Cristi - Aug 22, 2023

The Orpheum Theatre Group has announced that tickets for the Tony Award-Winning electrifying new musical phenomenon SIX by Tony Award-winners Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss will go on sale Friday, August 25 at 10am for eight performances from November 21 to November 26, 2023.

A Tribute To The Great Women Of Song Comes To Bell Works by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2023

 Jazz pianist Dr. Art Topilow will be joined by acclaimed singer and saxophonist Danny Bacher and vocalists Charenee Wade and Nicole Zuraitis in a tribute to the greatest female vocalists of all time. The show, which is presented by the Axelrod Performing Arts Center, will take place at 7 p.m. Sunday, August 27 on the outdoor deck at Bell Works in Holmdel.   

EDINBURGH 2023: Review: CHRISSIE & THE SKIDDLE WITCH: A CLIMATE CHANGE MUSICAL, Greenside @ Riddle's Court by Fiona Scott - Aug 16, 2023

Geologise Theatre brings its environment-focussed musical to the Edinburgh Fringe. Written by Roberta Wilkinson and Matthew Kemp, the show is inspired by conversations with climate researchers and boasts a second-hand set, props and costumes, harmonised with hues of blues and yellows against a painted backdrop of a coastline.

Smuin to Kick Off 30th Season With SALSA 'TIL DAWN Premiere, Johnny Cash Ballet & More by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2023

Get ready for a thrilling start to Smuin's 30th season! Experience the vibrant premiere of 'Salsa 'Til Dawn' and a mesmerizing Johnny Cash ballet. Join in the celebrations and be part of Smuin's anniversary extravaganza. Don't miss out on this incredible lineup of performances.

Photos: ANN HAMPTON CALLAWAY SINGS THE SEVENTIES Opens At 54 Below by Stephen Mosher - Aug 10, 2023

One of the industry's great singer-songwriters (arrangers-musicians) is honoring the great singers and songs of the Seventies.

May Pang To Showcase Her Candid Photos Of John Lennon At Special 3-Day Exhibition At RBRG Gallery by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 9, 2023

Discover a unique perspective of John Lennon during his 'LOST WEEKEND' era through a collection of candid photos taken by May Pang. This special exhibition at RBRG Gallery showcases intimate moments and offers a glimpse into Lennon's life. Don't miss your chance to see these captivating photographs and purchase your own piece of history.

LES BELLES-SOEURS By Michel Tremblay Comes to The Stratford Festival by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2023

Les Belles-Soeurs, the Michel Tremblay masterpiece that revolutionized Québécois theatre and is renowned the world over, returns to Stratford with a production on the Festival Stage directed by Esther Jun.

MATILDAPALOOZA, Ann Hampton Callaway, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 5, 2023

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club and 2022 Tony Awards Honoree for Excellence in the Theatre, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

BLACK OPRY REVUE, THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW & More Join Berkshire Theatre Group 2023 Fall and Holiday Seasons by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2023

Discover the thrilling lineup for Berkshire Theatre Group's 2023 Fall and Holiday Seasons, featuring must-see performances including the Black Opry Revue and The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Brazilian Production of SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL Brings a Splish Splash of Enchantment, Fantasy and Current Issues by Claudio Erlichman - Aug 2, 2023

SpongeBob and his incorrigible optimism have won over generations of fans for over 20 years and have taken the Broadway stage, becoming a highly successful musical with original songs by the likes of David Bowie, Cindy Lauper and Sara Bareilles, among others. Onstage, famous Nickelodeon characters will try to save Bikini Bottom from extinction.

Broadway Hit SIX On Sale At Bass Concert Hall This Friday by A.A. Cristi - Aug 1, 2023

The musical phenomenon SIX will make its Austin premiere at Bass Concert Hall October 3-8, 2023. The Tony Award-Winning electrifying new musical by Tony Award-winners Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss will open the Texas Performing Arts 2023-24 Broadway in Austin season. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, August 4, 2023, at 10 a.m. 

Isaac Mizrahi, Jason Danieley, Adam Pascal, and More to Play 54 Below Next Month by Blair Ingenthron - Jul 29, 2023

Next month, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below is a non-profit organization with a mission to preserve and expand the art of the cabaret, honor the music of Broadway, and provide an unparalleled experience to diverse communities.

Previews: FOLLIE DI BROADWAY ai GIARDINI DELLA FILARMONICA by Ettore Farrattini - Jul 28, 2023


SIX Releases New Block Of Tickets Through March 31, 2024 by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2023

A new block of tickets has just been released for Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss's hit musical SIX, and tickets are now available through March 31, 2024. Learn more about how to purchase tickets here!

Aubrey Plaza and Christopher Abbott to Star in DANNY AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA Off-Broadway by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2023

Learn about the Off-Broadway production of 'Danny and the Deep Blue Sea' starring Aubrey Plaza and Christopher Abbott. Find out the premiere date, casting news, and details about the limited run of this revival. Don't miss this chance to see these talented actors in action!

An Evening with Yolanda Rabun Comes to the Virginia Theatre Festival by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2023

The show, which features the star of last year’s highly acclaimed one-woman show No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone, will see the powerhouse performer taking VTF audiences on a genre-hopping musical journey in which Rabun and her talented band will offer a setlist spanning genres from jazz to blues to musical theatre, folk, country, and beyond.

Experience the Magic of TANGLEWOOD ON PARADE 2023: Music, Activities, and Entertainment for the Whole Family by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2023

Get ready for an unforgettable experience at TANGLEWOOD ON PARADE 2023. This event brings together music, activities, and entertainment that the whole family will enjoy. Don't miss out on this magical musical extravaganza with surprises in store for everyone.

Brit Floyd Returns To Madison in August by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2023

​​​​​​​BRIT FLOYD—The World's Greatest Pink Floyd Experience—comes to Overture Center for the Arts on Wednesday, Aug. 9 at 8 p.m. in Overture Hall.

Franklin Stage Company Presents TOLIVER & WAKEMAN A New Play By Kyle Bass by A.A. Cristi - Jul 24, 2023

The Franklin Stage Company, Delaware County's renowned professional summer theater, will present a new play by Kyle Bass entitled TOLIVER & WAKEMAN, directed by Vernice Miller. It will begin performances on August 4 and run through August 2, 2023.

SIX The Musical Comes To Overture Center in August by Stephi Wild - Jul 18, 2023

The Tony Award-winning, electrifying new musical phenomenon SIX by Tony Award-winners Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss will be in Madison for eight performances from Tuesday, Aug. 1 to Sunday, Aug. 6 in Overture Hall.

PERSONALITY: THE LLOYD PRICE MUSICAL to Complete Limited Engagement in Chicago This Month by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2023

Immerse yourself in the captivating world of 'PERSONALITY: THE LLOYD PRICE MUSICAL' as it takes center stage in Chicago this month. Witness the incredible journey of Lloyd Price's musical career and be enthralled by his iconic hits.

A.R.T./NY to Release WHAT'S OFF? Podcast - Listen to the Trailer Now! by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 11, 2023

The Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York is launching What’s Off?, a new podcast celebrating innovative approaches individuals and organizations in the world of nonprofit theatre have taken to anything that has felt “off.”

Portland Run of SIX to Hold Ticket Lottery by Blair Ingenthron - Jul 10, 2023

Broadway in Portland and the producers of the musical phenomenon SIX have released details about the digital ticket lottery.

SIX to Arrive at Playhouse Square In August by Blair Ingenthron - Jul 10, 2023

Playhouse Square has announced that the Tony Award-Winning electrifying new musical phenomenon SIX by Tony Award-winners Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss is arriving at Playhouse Square for a 5-week engagement in August. 

Interview: Director Susan Leslie on Martyna Majok's IRONBOUND at the Broadwater Second Stage July 14-16 by Shari Barrett - Jul 9, 2023

Writer and performer Susan Leslie is probably best known in the theatre world for her long association with writer/director, Del Shores, having appeared in six of his plays. And this month, she will be directing Martyna Majok’s play Ironbound, with three performances July 14-16 at The Broadwater Second Stage. I decided to speak with Susan about her decision to direct this play and why the short run is being presented as a benefit for WomenShelter of Long Beach.

TAKE ME AS I AM: A JONI MITCHELL TRIBUTE Takes The Stage Once More At The Hollywood Fringe​​​​​​​ by A.A. Cristi - Jul 5, 2023

The Fringe Encore series will be extending the Fringe's Best International Show, Take Me As I Am: A Joni Mitchell Tribute, for two performances.Take Me As I Am: A Joni Mitchell Tribute is an intimate concert experience of Mitchell's most memorable songs and the stories that inspired them. 

Photos: Music Conservatory of Westchester Honors André De Shields at 22nd Annual Gala by Blair Ingenthron - Jul 1, 2023

The Music Conservatory of Westchester, a non-profit music school in White Plains, NY, honored a music legend, Broadway icon, reality star great, and landmark theatre at its annual gala— the 22nd Golf & Tennis Classic and Gala on June 26.

Review: E NE RIMASE SOLO UNO! al TEATRO PRIMO PIANO by Ettore Farrattini - Jun 27, 2023

Non siamo soliti di recensire saggi di fine anno delle scuole di musical o recitazione. Tuttavia in questa occasione abbiamo voluto fare uno strappo alla regola per parlare di una serata a dir poco inusuale.


Let's Begin
Alpha, Beta, Pi
You're Devastating
Something's Got to Happen
Prose Recital
The Touch of Your Hand
Pas de Seul
The Showing at Roberta's
I'll Be Hard to Handle
Hot Spot
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Dance Finaletto
Sewing Department Dance
Dressing Stephanie
Entrance of Clementina Scharwenka
Entrance of Stephanie
An Armful of Trouble
You Inspire a Mad Desire
I Won't Dance
Lovely to Look At
Russian Folk Song
The Most Exciting Night
Tonight Is Opening Night
Pick Yourself Up
Don't Ask Me Not to Sing
Roberta has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1933, Broadway which opened in 1933, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1946, Regional (US) which opened in 1965 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2008.



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