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Schedule of upcoming and announced Broadway Shows

what’s in previews, what’s premiering out of town, and what’s in development ...... BE MORE CHILL Theatre: LyceumFirst Preview: February 13, 2019Opening: March 10, 2019Score by: Joe IconisDirector: Stephen BrackettBased on Ned Vizzini’s novel, the show tells the story of an average teenager (currently played Off-Broadway by Dear Evan Hansen's Will Roland), who takes a pill purported to make people [...]

By |March 4th, 2019|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Jonathan Pryce & Eileen Atkins Set Broadway Return in Florian Zeller’s Height of the Storm

Following a rumored Broadway transfer, Manhattan Theatre Club has confirmed an upcoming staging of Tony-nominated scribe Florian Zeller's The Height of the Storm, set to arrive at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre following a debut engagement at Wyndham's Theatre in London's West End. Two-time Tony winner Jonathan Pryce (Miss Saigon) and three-time Olivier winner Eileen Atkins (The Retreat from Moscow) will star in director [...]

By |February 7th, 2019|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 |January 31st, 2019|Theater|0 Comments

Alanis Morissette Musical ‘Jagged Little Pill’ Heading to Broadway

Directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus, the production premiered last year at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Alanis Morissette is heading to Broadway. Jagged Little Pill — the musical named after the singer-songwriter's career-making album from 1995 — is set to debut in New York this fall, though a theater or dates have yet to be announced. The [...]

By |January 29th, 2019|Theater|0 Comments

Renée Fleming to Star in L.A. Opera’s The Light in the Piazza

The 2019–2020 season will also include the world premiere of Matthew Aucoin and Sarah Ruhl’s Eurydice, directed by Tony winner Mary Zimmerman. After a star turn as Margaret Johnson in The Light in the Piazza in London, Renée Fleming will headline the musical stateside. Daniel Evans’ production, which premieres at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall in June, is on the [...]

By |January 28th, 2019|Concerts, Theater|0 Comments

Magic Mike musical will make its World Premiere in Boston before Broadway bow

Nearly seven years after the announcement of an in-the-works Magic Mike musical, the dancer is ready to put it all (yes, all) out there on the Broadway stage. The stage adaptation of the steamy franchise will premiere at the Emerson Colonial Theatre in Boston this fall, running November 30 through January 5, 2020. A Broadway bow is expected to follow. [...]

By |January 25th, 2019|Theater|0 Comments

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano star in ‘True West’ on Broadway

The actors will face off as estranged brothers in a new production of the Sam Shepard play directed by James Macdonald. 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 mother after a five-year estrangement. [...]

By |January 24th, 2019|Theater|0 Comments

Mystic Pizza Stage Musical in the Works with Original Score from Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Etheridge will serve up a slice of musical heaven with an upcoming stage adaptation of the 1988 MGM flick Mystic Pizza. Etheridge is crafting original music and lyrics for the newly announced musical, set to feature direction by Gordon Greenberg, who will co-write the book with Sas Goldberg (Significant Other). The tuner is currently in development. "MGM's Mystic Pizza is [...]

By |January 22nd, 2019|Theater|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

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is now playing at Broadway's newly renovated Lyric Theater. Seven lead members of the original West End company of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child reprise their roles on Broadway at the Lyric Theater. . Broadway bound are Jamie Parker (Harry Potter), Noma Dumezweni (Hermione Granger) and Paul Thornley (Ron Weasley) with Poppy Miller [...]

By |January 1st, 2019|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments