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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

Harvey Fierstein’s iconic play Torch Song has returned to Broadway. Starring Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl, it opens November 1st

On the heels of a celebrated 2017 run at off-Broadway's Second Stage, Harvey Fierstein's iconic play Torch Song returns to Broadway. The revival, starring Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl,  The revival openedo n November 1st at the play's original Broadway home, the Helen Hayes Theatre (which is now owned by Second Stage). Moisés Kaufman will repeat his duties as director for the Broadway [...]

By |November 28th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Go-Go’s musical ‘Head Over Heels’ on Broadway to close on January 6th

The Go-Go’s musical produced by Gwyneth Paltrow  “Head Over Heels,” will close January 6th after struggling at the box office, producers revealed. The closure comes at the same time overall Broadway ticket sales have been booming. The show that marked Paltrow’s Broadway producing debut oddly paired music by the ’80s band with a story inspired by a 16th-century English prose [...]

By |November 27th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Jake Gyllenhaal, Tom Sturridge & more set for NYC Public’s 2018-2019 season

Off-Broadway's Public Theater has announced a talent-packed lineup for its 2018-2019 season. Highlights include new productions starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Tom Sturridge and Glenn Close, along with the North American premiere of Conor McPherson and Bob Dylan's acclaimed collaboration Girl From the North Country. Kicking off the Public's new season is Girl From the North Country (September 11-November 4, 2018), arriving off-Broadway [...]

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

Phoebe Waller-Bridge sets New York stage debut in ‘Fleabag’ opening March 7th for a limited 4 week run

The solo play that spawned the critically adored BBC/Amazon TV series about an oversexed Londoner struggling to get through life will begin its off-Broadway run February 28th. The one-person play that first turned a spotlight on the singular talents of Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Fleabag, will bring the writer-performer to the New York stage for the first time early next year. Directed [...]

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

King Kong stomps onto Broadway

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.  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 maverick filmmaker (Morris) as they voyage from the bustling streets [...]

By |November 15th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

The Cher Show will open at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theater early December

The Broadway-bound bio-musical spans more than half a century of the trailblazing diva's hit songs, TV shows, movies, fashions and romances, pegged to the personal mantra, "Believe." If Cher had ever envisioned a cage match between ex-husbands Sonny Bono and Gregg Allman, it's heartwarming to think she may have done so in the Cher-iest way possible: In one of the [...]

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

Bryan Cranston makes his triumphant return to Broadway in the critically acclaimed production of Network.

Tony®, Olivier, Emmy® and Golden Globe winner Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad, All The Way) makes his triumphant return to Broadway in the National Theatre’s sold-out, critically acclaimed production of Network.  Opening December 6th for an 18 week limited run. In Lee Hall’s adaptation of Paddy Chayefsky’s Academy Award-winning film, anchorman Howard Beale (Cranston) unravels live on-screen. But when the ratings [...]

By |November 4th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Off- Broadway shows coming in November 2018

November 5 – Playwrights Horizons' The Thanksgiving Play and the Roundabout Underground production of Usual Girls celebrate their respective official openings. November 7 – Eve’s Song officially opens at the Public Theater, whilst the Primary Stages production of Downstairs, starring real-life siblings Tyne and Tim Daly, begins preview performances at the Cherry Lane Theatre, ahead of an official opening on November 18. In addition, the Ma-Yi Theater Company returns to Theatre [...]

By |November 1st, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Last Chance: Broadway & Off- Broadway Closings

Closing Sunday, November 4, 2018 MIDNIGHT AT THE NEVER GET Book, Music, and Lyrics by Mark Sonnenblick Directed by Max Friedman Cast includes: Sam Bolen, Jeremy Cohen, and Jon. J. Peterson Singer Trevor Copeland and songwriter Arthur Brightman have the perfect New York romance. That’s swell. In 1965, it’s also against the law. So in the back room of The [...]

By |October 29th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments