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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

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

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

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

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 opens at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theater

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

Elaine May, Michael Cera, Lucas Hedges and Joan Allen star in Kenneth Lonergan’s Pultizer-nominated work The Waverly Gallery

Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan's Pulitzer-finalist play The Waverly Gallery is now playing at the Golden Theater. Lila Neugebauer directs a cast led by Oscar nominees Elaine May and Lucas Hedges, Tony winner Joan Allen and Tony nominee Michael Cera. The Waverly Gallery is about the final years of a generous, chatty and feisty grandmother's final battle against Alzheimer's disease. Gladys [...]

By |October 28th, 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