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Mind your language! My Fair Lady returns to Broadway at Lincoln Center

A My Fair Lady revival on Broadway — oh, wouldn't it be loverly? It's been a quarter-century since My Fair Lady was last revived on Broadway, but lovers of the great musical classics have had their prayers answered when the Lerner & Loewe jewel opened in a Lincoln Center Theater production staged by Tony winner Bartlett Sher. Lauren Ambrose, a [...]

By |April 21st, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Aaron Tveit, Karen Olivo, Danny Burstein & more to Lead Moulin Rouge! The Musical in Boston

Stage favorite Aaron Tveit and Tony winner Karen Olivo are stepping into the shoes of Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman for the pre-Broadway run of Moulin Rouge! The Musical. Tveit will play Christian and Olivo will portray Satine in the highly anticipated stage adaptation of Baz Luhrmann's 2001 motion picture. The show's out-of-town engagement will reopen Boston's newly restored Emerson Colonial [...]

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

Ramin Karimloo and all star cast of Anastasia on Broadway.

Anastasia, the new stage musical inspired by the 1997 animated film, has opened on Broadway  at the Broadhurst Theater. Ramin Karimloo is back on Broadway! The Tony nominee has boarded the company of Anastasia. Directed by Tony winner Darko Tresnjak, the new musical, which recently made its world premiere at Hartford Stage in Connecticut reunites the Tony-winning creative team behind [...]

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

Frozen on Broadway at the St. James Theater.

When you think about a Disney musical onstage, you probably think of laughter and joy. However, Frozen, which opens March 22nd, goes much darker and deeper into the story of two sisters torn apart by fear. Songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez — who won an Academy Award for the source movie's breakout power anthem "Let It Go" and just [...]

By |March 26th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Chris Evans makes his Broadway debut alongside Michael Cera in Lobby Hero

Film star Chris Evans is making his Broadway debut in Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan's Lobby Hero, marking the first production of Second Stage Theater's inaugural Broadway season. Performances began March 1st, 2018 at the newly renovated Helen Hayes Theater with an an opening slated for March 26th. The production stars Chris Evans, Michael Cera, Brian Tyree Henry and Bel Powley. Trip [...]

By |March 26th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Escape to Margaritaville featuring the music of Jimmy Buffett opens on Broadway

Escape to Margaritaville, the new musical featuring the songs of Jimmy Buffett, began previews at Broadway's Marquis Theater on February 16th and opened on March 15th. Escape to Margaritaville includes Buffett’s classic hits, as well as original songs from the singer/songwriter. The story, crafted by scribes Greg Garcia and Mike O’Malley, follows a character named Tully at the titular tropical island resort [...]

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

Glenn Close and Andrew Lloyd Webber in an interview at Town Hall in New York

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Glenn Close sat down  at New York City's Town Hall for a wide-ranging chat pegged to the launch of the composer’s memoir Unmasked. While the two Broadway titans commanded rapturous applause, Close’s dog Pip, who followed her out onstage and sat next to her through the evening, stole the show. "I'm working with a dog act!" [...]

By |March 7th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Carousel has returned to Broadway starring Jessie Mueller & Renee Fleming

The Rodgers and Hammerstein classic Carousel has returned to Broadway in 2018, featuring Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller (Waitress) as Julie Jordan, Tony nominee Joshua Henry (Hamilton) as Billy Bigelow and opera star Renee Fleming as Nettie Fowler. Mueller earned a Tony Award in 2014 for her star turn in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. She also earned Tony nods [...]

By |March 6th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Harry Connick, Jr. to Star in the Broadway bound musical: ‘The Sting’

Harry Connick, Jr. is set to star in the world-premiere musical stage production of The Sting.   The Broadway-bound show, based on the 1973 best picture Oscar winner, will premiere March 29-April 29 at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey. Connick will play career conman Henry Gondorff, the role made famous by Paul Newman in the 1973 George Roy [...]

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

Will Broadway soon be feeling “The Power of Love?” ‘Heart of Rock and Roll’ will build an original story around the hits of Huey Lewis and the News

'Heart of Rock and Roll' will build an original story around the hits of the band that helped define the MTV era of the 1980s and early '90s, generating 19 Billboard top 10 singles. That 1985 hit written for the Back to the Future soundtrack is one of a string of songs made popular by Huey Lewis and the News [...]

By |February 8th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments