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Multigenerational 50th-anniversary Woodstock event set for 2019

Fifty years after the Woodstock music festival became one of the watersheds of hippie counterculture, an anniversary event will take place in August 2019 on the same field north of New York City. The Bethel Woods Center for the Arts announced a three-day festival of “music, culture and community” that will celebrate “the golden anniversary at the historic site of [...]

By |January 6th, 2019|Concerts, Special Events|0 Comments

‘The Notebook’ to Get Broadway Musical Treatment

The tender love story that became a breakout screen vehicle for Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams, The Notebook, will be adapted as a Broadway musical, to be produced by Kevin McCollum and Kurt Deutsch in association with Nicholas Sparks, who wrote the bestselling 1996 novel.  Indie singer-songwriter Ingrid Michaelson and 'This Is Us' writer-producer Bekah Brunstetter will collaborate on the [...]

By |January 3rd, 2019|Theater|0 Comments

The Most Anticipated New York Theater of 2019

Look ahead to the busy pipeline of productions opening from January through summer, on Broadway and off. Unlike the movie calendar, which floods the market with prestige releases for awards consideration toward the end of every year, the New York theater season begins and ends midyear, pegged to the Tony Awards in June, meaning a whole slate of major shows [...]

By |December 31st, 2018|Theater, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manhattan Theater Club Plans to Bring Florian Zeller’s Acclaimed Height of the Storm to Broadway

Two-time Tony winner Jonathan Pryce (Miss Saigon) and three-time Olivier winner Eileen Atkins (The Retreat from Moscow) could be headed back to Broadway in a transfer of Tony-nominated scribe Florian Zeller's The Height of the Storm, which is currently appearing at Wyndham's Theatre in London's West End. The nonprofit Manhattan Theatre Club is likely to produce the transfer at its main-stem venue, [...]

By |December 31st, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Last Chance: Broadway & Off- Broadway Closings

Closing Sunday, January 20, 2019 MIKE BIRBIGLIA'S THE NEW ONE Broadway: Cort Theatre Written by Mike Birbiglia Directed by Seth Barish Cast includes: Mike Birbiglia Comedian, storyteller, director, and actor Mike Birbiglia tries not to tell people anything about his new show because the less you know about the show the more you will enjoy it. SCHOOL OF ROCK - [...]

By |December 31st, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Currently playing on Broadway 2019

Aladdin Running time: 150 minutes, including intermission Opened March 20, 2014 New Amsterdam Theatre: 214 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036 American Son Opened November 4, 2018 Closes January 27, 2019 Booth Theatre: 222 W 45th St, New York, NY 10036 Anastasia Running time: 150 minutes, including intermission Opened April 24, 2017 Broadhurst Theatre: 235 W 44th St, New [...]

By |December 31st, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano Head ‘True West’ on Broadway in January 2019

The actors will face off as estranged brothers in a new production of the Sam Shepard play directed by James Macdonald and beginning performances in December. Sam Shepard's classic drama of sibling rivalry, True West, will return to Broadway next season, starring Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano as the conflicted brothers who come together at the California home of their [...]

By |December 24th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

To Kill a Mockingbird starring Jeff Daniels opens on Broadway

Full casting is set for To Kill a Mockingbird, the new stage play based on Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel. The production opened December 13th at the Shubert Theater. The new stage adaptation of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird, featuring a script by Oscar and Emmy winner Aaron Sorkin is now playing on Broadway.  Celia Keenan-Bolger, Will Pullen, and Gideon [...]

By |December 14th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Hugh Jackman is hitting the road! ‘The Man. The Music. The Show.’ world tour for 2019

Tony-winning stage-and-screen star Hugh Jackman is hitting the road! The showman is planning an international tour for his stage show. Jackman fans can look forward to him singing tunes from Les Miserables, The Boy from Oz, Oklahoma! and The Greatest Showman. He appeared on The Today Show to discuss the tour and revealed that The Greatest Showman standout Keala Settle [...]

By |November 29th, 2018|Concerts|0 Comments

The Rolling Stones are hitting the road again in 2019 for a 13-show tour in stadiums across the U.S.

The Rolling Stones are hitting the road again in 2019 for a 13-show tour in stadiums across the U.S. Starting in Miami Gardens, Florida on April 20, the rock legends will cross the country, making stops in cities like Glendale, Seattle, Philadelphia, and East Rutherford. Late June, the group will wrap-up in Chicago, Illinois. This is their first U.S. run [...]

By |November 21st, 2018|Concerts|0 Comments