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The Producers - US Tour Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on the film by Mel Brooks

A New Mel Brooks Musical. Adapted by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan from Brooks’ 1968 film of the same name, with lyrics by Brooks and music by Brooks and Glen Kelly. As in the film, the story concerns two theatrical producers who scheme to get rich by overselling interests in a Broadway flop. Complications arise when the show unexpectedly turns out to be successful.



The original production opened on Broadway on April 19, 2001, starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, and ran for 2,502 performances, winning a record-breaking 12 Tony Awards. It spawned a successful London production running for three years, national tours, many productions internationally and a 2005 film version.

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by Michael Major - Jan 25, 2022
Los Angeles band Calling Cadence has released their latest single, “Just The Way It Goes”— out today on hi-res records. Fronted by Oscar Bugarin and Rae Cole, and backed by a wrecking crew of LA musicians, Calling Cadence is a band rooted in harmony — harmony between voices, between songwriters, between genres like rock, country, and Southern soul.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2022
Broadway in Indianapolis and the producers of PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL announced that single tickets for the upcoming tour engagement in Indianapolis are on sale now. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2022
Paper Mill Playhouse begins performances tomorrow, January 26, 2022 for Clue, directed by Casey Hushion (Paper Mill's A Jolly Holiday: Celebrating Disney's Broadway Hits).
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 24, 2022
The New Year/New Plays Festival, one of Palm Beach Dramaworks’ most popular annual events, will take place online from February 2 - 6, with readings of five intriguing plays that are still in development.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 24, 2022
Tony Award® nominee and original Broadway cast member Jonathan Freeman played his final performance as Jafar in Disney's hit musical Aladdin just yesterday, January 23, 2022. Fellow original Broadway cast member Dennis Stowe will assume the role beginning Tuesday, January 25. Watch his emotional final curtain call.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2022
Strengthening Indigenous creative and leadership capacity within the arts is one of the critical tenets of Harbourfront Centre's long-term strategic goals. This mandate extends itself across the organization, from the presentation of Indigenous artists on its stages to the curators and educators they hire and the producers they work with.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2022
The New York premiere of GHOSTLIGHT, a new play by David Alford (Nashville, The Little Foxes, The Last Castle) and directed by Thomas Gallogly (Breathe, Everyone Comes to Elaine's), will play a limited run from February 17-19, 2022 in New York City.
by Alex Freeman - Jan 24, 2022
In New York, some governmental support may be renewed for the performing arts sector in the form of the New York City Musical and Theatrical Production Tax Credit. Meanwhile last week, members of the creative economy were in front of the House Small Business Committee to lobby for more support from a national level.
by - Jan 24, 2022
Today's top stories: James Snyder fired from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child following misconduct investigation, Slave Play and Girl From the North Country close, and more!
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 24, 2022
Tony Award® nominee and original Broadway cast member Jonathan Freeman played his final performance as Jafar in Disney’s hit musical Aladdin on Sunday, January 23, 2022. Fellow original Broadway cast member Dennis Stowe will assume the role beginning Tuesday, January 25.  
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 23, 2022
A hilarious and big-hearted tale about women taking action – and sacks of spuds on shoulders – makes its WA premiere at Melville Theatre this February. Written by Australian radio broadcaster, playwright and author Melanie Tait and directed by Michelle Ezzy, The Appleton Ladies’ Potato Race is inspired by real-life events in a comedy where five women challenge the prize difference at the annual event. 
by Team BWW - Jan 23, 2022
According to the production, on November 19, 2021, the producers of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child for the first time received a complaint from Diane Davis regarding the conduct of fellow cast member James Snyder.  Immediately upon receiving this complaint the producers commissioned an independent investigation by a third party, and Mr. Snyder was suspended pending the investigation’s completion.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2022
Smith and Brant Theatricals and Ambassador Theatre Group Productions are presenting a new production of Fatal Attraction. Kym Marsh (ITV’s Coronation Street) will perform the iconic role of Alex Forrest, Oliver Farnworth (ITV’s Coronation Street) her lover, Dan Gallagher and Susie Amy (ITV’s Footballers’ Wives) his wife, Beth.
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2022
Starting 2022 off on a high note, Keanu Silva joins forces with fast-rising talents Toby Romeo and SACHA for his first offering of the year. The dance music powerhouses fuse their signature sound in a deep house leaning soundscape as the smooth vocals entice the listener. Listen to the new single now!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022
The legendary Sam Harris is set to return to his favorite intimate club with a brand-new show, Openly Gray, for two performances only on Wednesday, March 16, and Thursday, March 17, at 7pm. The show will feature his definitive interpretations of pop, theatre, and standards, accompanied by his long-time musical director Todd Schroeder. It's an evening of celebration and reflection, filled with Harris's singular comedic observations and soul-bearing introspection.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022
Bake Off the Musical will open at Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham on 21 July 2022. Endorsed and created in association with Executive Producer Richard McKerrow and the producers of the TV phenomenon, Love Productions, this musical comedy has perfectly reimagined the nation’s favourite baking show into an ultimately hilarious and charming showstopper.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2022
The Producers Guild of America announced today that film producer, Mary Parent, will be honored with the 2022 David O. Selznick Achievement Award.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2022
Production photos have been released of two-time Grammy nominee and Theater World Award winner Conrad Ricamora as Seymour in the three-time Best Musical Revival Award-winning production of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS. Ricamora began his run in the starring role on January 11, 2022 at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43rd Street).
by Stan Jenson - Jan 19, 2022
In the past two decades I have had several opportunities to see Always, Patsy Cline and I always avoided the show, thinking 'A two-woman show can't be entertaining and besides, I don't like country music.' Please, please do not make the mistake I did. This show has only a few more performances in the Coachella Valley, and it is an incredibly entertaining and moving experience. Part celebrity concert, part Hallmark heart-warming tale, Desert Theatreworks' current production is a must-see!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2022
With masks on and even with a member of the comedy ensemble improv'ing on Zoom due to quarentine, IRTE prepares for its revival of the uproarious TAMMY'S BACHELORETTE!  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2022
Stephanie Styles is an actress, singer, and dancer who made her Broadway debut in the recent Roundabout Theatre revival of Kiss Me, Kate, opposite Kelly O'Hara, Will Chase, and Corbin Bleu.
by Michael Major - Jan 19, 2022
Legendary country group Shenandoah is hitting the tour trail to celebrate 35 years since its start. The tour includes stops in Indio, Calif. (Stagecoach), Fort Worth, Tex. (Billy Bob’s),  Albuquerque, N. Mex. (Balloon Fiesta Park), Hot Springs, Ark. (Magic Springs), Shipshewana, Ind. (Blue Gate Theatre), Nevada, Miss. (Bushwhacker Days), and more.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 18, 2022
The producers of HAMILTON are delighted to confirm that the originating Australian cast will perform in Melbourne when the Tony, Grammy, Olivier, and Pulitzer Prize winning musical premieres at Her Majesty's Theatre from 15 March 2022. 
by Michael Major - Jan 18, 2022
For the first time in three years, PaleyFest LA returns in person as the spring's hottest television festival with exclusive behind-the-scenes conversations with leading stars from the most acclaimed and buzzworthy TV shows, screenings of special preview and premiere content, never-before-seen TV footage, and a Q&A with festival attendees.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2022
Project Y Theatre Company commissioned 5 female playwrights to write 'Hybrid 2-Handers' as the centerpiece of this year's hybrid Women in Theatre Festival, a festival of new work written and created by women, originally conceived to be written for and performed to an in-person and streaming audience simultaneously.
by Cindy Sibilsky - Jan 17, 2022
Four groups from Japan, Korea & Taiwan presented two epic evenings at Japan Society on January 14 & 15. From freestyle moves in the lobby to cinematic butoh, and from the use of humor & technology to make monotonous choreography thrilling to combining dance and physics through the journey of an electron, East Asian dance is innovative & inspiring.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 17, 2022
Music Mountain Theatre will return to performances on January 28th with their first show of the 2022 season, Noises Off!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2022
Fulton Theatre will start 2022 off with the hilarious, heartfelt, and energetic 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. A cast of funny and talented Fulton favorites and newcomers brings this musical about a high-stakes, raucous, middle school spelling bee to life.
by Michael Major - Jan 17, 2022
Apple TV+ has released a behind-the-scenes look at Joel Coen's new film adaption of The Tragedy of Macbeth. The feature includes interviews with the film's directors and designers, as well as the film's star, Denzel Washington. Watch the new featurette now!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2022
Alexis Michalik dazzled critics with his plays 'Le Porteur d’Histoire' in 2013 and 'Edmond' in 2016 – the word-of-mouth hit that revisits the life of the creator of 'Cyrano de Bergerac' and won some of France's most prestigious awards. Now, he's bringing The Producers to France with an all new production.
by Cara Joy David - Jan 15, 2022
Everyone knows it is tough times for the theater industry. Broadway’s indeed thankfully back, but amid rising Covid cases wreaking havoc on casts and keeping audiences away, the return has not been smooth. And now the theater industry has entered the cold winter months, traditionally tough times at the box office. So when the producers of MRS. DOUBTFIRE announced the show was taking a “hiatus” – as the press release read – from January 10 through March 14, theater insiders could understand why. But nothing is as simple as it seems. The decision shines a spotlight on the tense relationship between Broadway producers and Broadway’s 14 unions in these difficult times.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 14, 2022
The American Theatre Guild has announced the Thousand Oaks engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-Winning musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons.
by Michael Major - Jan 14, 2022
The Milestone Award is the PGA’s most prestigious honor, recognizing an individual or team who has made historic contributions to the entertainment industry. Other recipients have included Steven Spielberg, Bob Iger, Sherry Lansing, Clint Eastwood, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, James Cameron, Donna Langley, and more.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2022
The sold-out BONNIE & CLYDE THE MUSICAL IN CONCERT starring Jeremy Jordan alongside rising West End star Frances Mayli McCann will be filmed at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane during its performances on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 January 2022.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2022
Tony Award® nominee and original Broadway cast member Jonathan Freeman will play his final performance as Jafar in Disney’s hit musical Aladdin on Sunday, January 23, 2022. Current Jafar/Sultan standby and fellow original Broadway cast member Dennis Stowe will assume the role beginning Tuesday, January 25. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2022
'Wine in the Wilderness,' written in 1969 by playwright Alice Childress, challenged preconceived notions about Black women. Today, the play is just as relevant to a whole new generation.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 13, 2022
The producers of the award-winning spiritual thriller film, The Reunion, have announced the film's official public premiere in LA at the Laemmle Theatre in Glendale, CA (located on 207 N. Maryland Ave.) on Friday, Jan 28th at 10 pm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2022
The question about which band is better – Beatles or Rolling Stones – has been a spirited debate for half of a century. These two legendary bands will engage in an on-stage, throw down - a musical “shoot out' if you will - on March 30 at 7:30 p.m. at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts.
by Michael Major - Jan 12, 2022
Marvel Studios’ “Eternals” follows a group of heroes from beyond the stars who had protected the Earth since the dawn of man. The film features Kumail Najiani, Lia McHugh, Lauren Ridloff, Salma Hayek, Angelina Jolie, and more. Plus, watch a new TV spot for the film now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2022
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience, the international immersive phenomenon that has just celebrated its tenth year in London will move to its new home, President Hotel in Russell Square, with performances from 21 January.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2022
The American Theatre Guild will present the Eugene engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. This production is part of the BROADWAY IS BACK IN EUGENE SERIES and will take the Hult Center stage on February 8, 2022, at 7:30 p.m.
by Marina Kennedy - Jan 12, 2022
Sherry needs to be one of your favorites if you love natural wine that is the pure expression of a place where delicious wines are carefully fermented with indigenous yeasts.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 11, 2022
IRTE celebrates Love American Style with Tammy's Bachelorette. Conceived by Nannette Deasy and Directed by Pat Shay, and starring: Evie Aronson, Robert Baumgardner, Nannette Deasy, Todd Exler, Natalie Hunter, Sam Katz, Vikki Martin, Elke Reid, and Jack Spalding. Featuring live music by John Munnelly Technical Director: William Knapp
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2022
Boone Dog Productions has made the decision to alter their performance dates of Nunsense at the Metro Theatre Vancouver. Originally scheduled for January 14 to 30, the producers have made the decision to move the performance to March 11 to 27.
by Michael Major - Jan 11, 2022
Denzel Washington appeared on the Today Show this morning to discuss his performance in Joel Coen's new film adaption of The Tragedy of Macbeth. Washington also discussed playing Othello when he was in school at Fordham, working with Frances McDormand, and his friendship with the late Sidney Poitier. Watch the new interview with Hoda Kotb now!
by Michael Major - Jan 11, 2022
From the producers of ‘The Imposter’ and ‘Don’t F**k with Cats’, this riveting feature documentary follows matches with a handsome billionaire playboy, she can’t quite believe it when he turns out to be the man of her dreams. Once she realizes he's not who he says he his, he's already take her for everything. Watch the new trailer now!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2022
The producers of Bring It On The Musical today sadly announce that due to the impact of rising Covid-19 cases and self-isolation requirements resulting in 13 cancelled performances, the show will no longer be able to continue its tour.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2022
FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Nicholas Kaminski on January 12, 2022 at 7:00 pm. Nicholas Kaminski is a rising musical theatre composer/lyricist whose songs are profoundly funny, witty, and poignant.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2022
New Ohio Theatre will welcome the return of Now In Process, its annual in-person presentation of work-in-progress projects formerly presented under the banner of the Producers Club.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2022
Paper Mill Playhouse has announced the cast and creative team for Clue,  directed by Casey Hushion (Paper Mill's A Jolly Holiday: Celebrating Disney's Broadway Hits).