Keri Russell to join Adam Driver in ‘Burn This’ Broadway revival opening March 2019

The Americans” actress Keri Russell will join the previously announced Adam Driver in Michael Mayer’s Broadway revival of Lanford Wilson’s “Burn This,” producer David Binder announced Wednesday. The play begins performances in March 2019 at a theater to be announced. The production will mark Russell’s first appearance on a New York stage since her 2005 off-Broadway debut in Neil LaBute’s “Fat [...]

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

Beetlejuice Musical to premiere in Washington D.C. before Broadway bow

Initial casting has been announced for the pre-Broadway run of Beetlejuice, a new musical based on the fan-favorite 1988 film. Tony nominee Alex Brightman will lead the company in the title role (created on-screen by Michael Keaton) with Sophia Anne Caruso as Lydia (played in the movie by Winona Ryder). The World premiere staging will begin previews at Washington, D.C.'s National Theater [...]

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

Jesus Christ Superstar to Launch North American Tour in 2019

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, a brand-new national tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's acclaimed musical has been announced. The new road production is a transfer of the 2017 Olivier Award-winning revival that played two sold-out engagements in London. The tour, produced by Work Light Productions, will appear in cities across North America beginning in the fall [...]

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

Currently playing on Broadway

Aladdin Running time: 150 minutes, including intermission Opened March 20, 2014 New Amsterdam Theatre: 214 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036 Anastasia Running time: 150 minutes, including intermission Opened April 24, 2017 Broadhurst Theatre: 235 W 44th St, New York, NY 10036 The Band's Visit Opened November 9, 2017 Barrymore Theatre: 243 W 47th St, New York, NY 10036 [...]

By |August 12th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Pretty Woman: The Musical opening on Broadway August 16th now starring Andy Karl

Three-time Tony Award nominee Andy Karl, last seen on Broadway in “Groundhog Day,” has been cast as the male lead in the upcoming “Pretty Woman: The Musical.” He’ll play Edward Lewis (Richard Gere in the 1990 movie) opposite Samantha Barks’ Vivian (the role that made a superstar of Julia Roberts). Karl, who won an Olivier Award for the London production of [...]

By |August 11th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Bryan Cranston to return to Broadway in the broadcast news media satire Network opening December 6th

The Tony winner will reprise his role from the London premiere of Lee Hall's stage adaptation of the classic Paddy Chayefsky screenplay, directed by Ivo van Hove. Four years after winning the Tony Award for best actor in a play for his electrifying performance as Lyndon B. Johnson in All the Way, Bryan Cranston will return to Broadway this fall [...]

By |August 11th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Skintight starring Idina Menzel at the Roundabout Theater opens in a limited run closing August 26th

The world premiere of Skintight, the newest play by Admissions and Significant Other playwright Joshua Harmon, has found its complete cast. Joining the Idina Menzel in Roundabout Theatre Company's Off-Broadway production will be Will Brittain, Stephen Carrasco, Eli Gelb, Cynthia Mace, and John Noble. The production will be directed by three-time Obie Award winner Daniel Aukin, who helmed Harmon’s professional [...]

By |August 11th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Last Chance: Broadway & Off- Broadway Closings

Closing Sunday, August 19, 2018 CARMEN JONES Off-Broadway: Classic Stage Company Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Music by Georges Bizet Directed by John Doyle Cast includes: Anika Noni Rose, David Aron Damane, Erica Dorfler, Clifton Duncan, Andrea Jones-Sojola, Justin Keyes, Lindsay Roberts, Soara-Joye Ross, Lawrence E. Street, and Tramell Tillman As the Second World War rages, parachute maker [...]

By |August 11th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

‘Moulin Rouge!’ The Musical will bring sensual cabaret to Broadway. Aaron Tveit, Danny Burstein and Karen Olivo to headline

Karen Olivo, Aaron Tveit and Danny Burstein get drawn into the romantic intrigue of fin-de-siecle Paris in the Broadway-bound show, currently at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theater. Truth, beauty, freedom and love are being explored onstage at Boston's newly restored Emerson Colonial Theatre in the pre-Broadway engagement of Moulin Rouge! The Musical. Take a first look at production shots from the [...]

By |August 11th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Tootsie now has an opening date at the Marquis Theater on April 23rd, 2019

The Broadway premiere of Tootsie begins previews at the Marquis Theater on March 29, 2019, ahead of an official opening on April 23. Tootsie has found her Broadway home! The new musical company has secured the Marquis Theater in the heart of Times Square, producers have revealed today, and will begin previews on March 29, 2019, ahead of an official opening on April [...]

By |August 11th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments