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Last Chance: Broadway & Off- Broadway Closings

Closing Saturday, December 15, 2018 SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY Broadway: Walter Kerr Theatre Written and Directed by Bruce Springsteen Cast includes: Bruce Springsteen After a career of more than 40 years, 20 Grammys and an Oscar, legendary musician Bruce Springsteen comes to Broadway with a solo acoustic performance. It is an intimate night with Bruce, his guitar, a piano, and his [...]

By |October 18th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

The Lifespan of a Fact starring Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones and Bobby Cannavale in a limited 16 week engagement. Closing in January

The cast of The Lifespan of a Fact includes stage & screen favorite Daniel Radcliffe (as Jim Fingal), two-time Tony Award winner Cherry Jones (as Emily) and two-time Tony Award nominee Bobby Cannavale (as John D'Agata). They’re Broadway’s new odd couple: an eager-beaver fact-checker and an arrogant author who treats the truth like Silly Putty. That’s the setup for “The Lifespan of a Fact,” the so-so sitcom that [...]

By |October 17th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Jez Butterworth’s Olivier-winning hit The Ferryman is making a splash on Broadway

Northern Ireland, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year, they will be interrupted by a visitor. Following unanimous five-star critical acclaim and a thrice-extended yearlong run in London, Jez Butterworth's The [...]

By |October 16th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Bertie Carvel and Jonny Lee Miller to lead Broadway cast of Rupert Murdoch play ‘Ink’

Carvel will reprise his Olivier Award-winning turn as the Australian media tycoon, while Miller will co-star as rogue editor Larry Lamb in James Graham's rollicking account of their 1969 Fleet Street tabloid revolution. Bertie Carvel will play the young Rupert Murdoch alongside Jonny Lee Miller as Larry Lamb, the maverick newspaper editor with whom he teamed to reinvent the rules [...]

By |October 13th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Notable shows in the new Broadway season…….

Here are some notable titles: Kenneth Lonergan’s plays age well. Last season’s revival of “Lobby Hero,” with Chris Evans, earned raves and three Tony nominations. Up next: 1999’s “The Waverly Gallery.” Elaine May, who hasn’t appeared on Broadway since the 1960s, plays an old art dealer clinging to her Greenwich Village gallery. Throw Joan Allen into the mix, and this [...]

By |October 10th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

King Kong stomps onto Broadway opening November 8th

The highly anticipated Broadway premiere of King Kong has arrived. The new musical based on the 1932 novel begins previews at the Broadway Theater on October 5th, in advance of an official opening night set for November 8th. Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris and Erik Lochtefeld star in the production directed by Drew McOnie. King Kong follows a young actress (Pitts) and a [...]

By |October 5th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Annette Bening & Tracy Letts to star on Broadway in ‘All My Sons’ opening April 22nd through June 23rd

Gregory Mosher will direct the Roundabout Theater Company's revival of Arthur Miller's 1947 family tragedy, opening April 22nd. Annette Bening will return to Broadway this season for the first time in 30 years, starring opposite Tracy Letts in a revival of Arthur Miller's 1947 drama All My Sons.  Gregory Mosher — the esteemed Broadway veteran who directed an acclaimed 2009 [...]

By |September 22nd, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

To Kill a Mockingbird starring Jeff Daniels opens on Broadway December 13th

Full casting is set for To Kill a Mockingbird, the new stage play based on Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel. The production will begin performances on November 1 with an opening scheduled for December 13th at the Shubert Theater. Cast members include Baize Buzan, Thomas Michael Hammond, Ted Koch, David Manis, Aubie Merrylees, Doron JéPaul Mitchell, Jeff Still, Shona Tucker and [...]

By |September 13th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Nathan Lane and Andrea Martin head to Broadway in Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus opening April 11th

Billed as a comedy sequel to Shakespeare's bloodiest tragedy, 'Titus Andronicus,' the project will mark the Broadway debut of cult theater artist Taylor Mac, with direction by five-time Tony Award winner George C. Wolfe. If anyone can find laughs in the wake of bloody revenge, filicide and cannibalism, it's Nathan Lane and Andrea Martin. The Broadway favorites, who have five [...]

By |September 13th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Elizabeth Marvel, Jayne Houdyshell, and Ruth Wilson will join Glenda Jackson in King Lear on Broadway opening April 4th, 2019

Elizabeth Marvel, Jayne Houdyshell, and Ruth Wilson will star alongside Glenda Jackson in King Lear opening in the Spring 2019. Jackson, who won a Tony Award for Edward Albee's Three Tall Women, will reprise her performance as the title character in the William Shakespeare classic. She will be joined by stage stalwarts Marvel (as Goneril), Houdyshell (as Earl of Glouchester), [...]

By |September 13th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments