Candy Buckley Completes the Cast of the New Broadway Musical SCANDALOUS

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Send to Kindle   Candy Buckley  Celebrated stage veteran Candy Buckley  completes the cast of this fall’s highly anticipated new Broadway musical SCANDALOUS: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson. Buckley, whose Broadway credits include Cabaret, After the Fall, Thoroughly Modern Millie and Ring Round the Moon, joins the SCANDALOUS cast in the role […]

‘Motown: The Musical’ Announces Broadway Opening Date and Lead Cast

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Tony Award nominee Brandon Victor Dixon and Valisia LeKae have been cast in the leading roles of Berry Gordy and Diana Ross in the upcoming Motown: The Musical, scheduled to begin preview performances March 11, 2013. Brandon Victor Dixon received a Tony Award nomination for his performance in The Color Purple on Broadway […]

THE HEIRESS Announces Full Casting

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The producers of The Heiress have announced full casting for the Broadway-bound production that stars Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain, Academy Award nominee and Emmy Award winner David Strathairn, the leading man of “Downton Abbey” Dan Stevens and Tony Award winner Judith Ivey. Written by Ruth & Augustus Goetz, The Heiress will be […]

GORE VIDAL’S THE BEST MAN Recoups on Broadway

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Talk about timing! Gore Vidal’s The Best Man, the critically-acclaimed revival about dirty tricks and double-dealing at a political convention, has recouped its investment just as the 2012 Republican National Convention begins. The play will conclude its limited engagement at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre right after the 2012 Democratic National Convention on Sunday, […]

Grosses remain steady for the week ending August 26

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The Lion King tops the charts again. The production is making regular practice of beating out former front runner Wicked. Both shows are securely into this week’s Millionaire Club. Productions joining them are The Book of Mormon, Spider-man, Once and Evita. One Man, Two Guvnors is winding down its run and audiences are […]

‘One Man, Two Guvnors’ Recoups on Broadway!

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Bob Boyett and the National Theatre of Great Britain’s acclaimed Broadway production of One Man, Two Guvnors recouped its $3.25 million capitalization, during the week ending August 19, 2012.  It’s just in time, because the production, which began previews on April 6 and opened officially on April 18, 2012, ends its strictly limited […]

TASTE OF BROADWAY Comes to Lower Manhattan on Thursday, Aug 23

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United Airlines’ Taste of Broadway concert will take place in lower Manhattan on Thursday, August 23rd at 12:30pm – 1:15pm at the World Financial Center Plaza (220 Vesey Street between North End Ave. and West St.) The free outdoor concert will be hosted by 2012 Tony Award winners Judy Kaye and Michael McGrath, […]

Grosses Drop Week Ending August 19, 2012

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The Lion King comes out on top yet again. The production, which became the fifth longest running production in Broadway history, grossed $1,958,780 and played at just more than 100% capacity. Six shows joined Lion King in the millionaire club, including Wicked, The Book of Mormon, Spider-Man, Evita, Once and Newsies. This week […]

New Musical ‘Chaplin’ Begins Previews Today

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Chaplin begins previews today at 8pm and officially opens September 10 at the Barrymore Theatre. Chaplin is a new musical depicting the life of film icon Charlie Chaplin, with music and lyrics by Christopher Curtis and book by three-time Tony Award-winner Thomas Meehan (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray) and Christopher Curtis.  Warren Carlyle (Finian’s […]

20at20 is Back! – $20 Tickets to Off-Broadway Shows Sep 4-23

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The Off Broadway Alliance will again sponsor 20at20, the bi-annual celebration of Off Broadway.  The popular promotion, which begins September 4th and continues through September 23, makes $20 tickets for more than 30 Off Broadway plays and musicals available to theatre-goers twenty minutes prior to curtain.  Now in its 6th year, 20at20 has […]