Katie Holmes to Star on Broadway This Fall

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Katie Holmes has signed on to star in Dead Accounts, the five-character comedy written by Theresa Rebeck and directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O’Brien. The play will open on Broadway this fall at the Music Box Theatre produced by Jeffrey Finn. Holme’s last appearance on Broadway, her Broadway debut, was in […]

Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, Noah Robbins ready for reading of Hamish Linklater’s The Vandal

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The Flea Theater plans to present a reading of Hamish Linklater’s The Vandal, starring Golden Globe winners Sigourney Weaver and Alan Rickman and Outer Critics Circle nominee Noah Robbins. The presentation, which will be directed by Flea artistic director Jim Simpson, will be held on Tuesday, April 3. According to press notes, The […]

Zoe Lister-Jones, star of ‘Whitney,’ will join cast of Seminar

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Zoe Lister-Jones, who currently plays in the TV series “Whitney,” will join the cast of Seminar on Broadway. Lister-Jones has appeared on stage in The Little Dog Laughed, The Marriage of Bette and Boo, her own Codependence Is a Four-Letter Word, Salt and Breaking Upwards. She will assume the role of ‘Kate,’ currently […]

Top Ten TV Shows Featuring Broadway Actors, part 1

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In the vein of Smash, which boasts a number of celebrated Broadway stars, we thought it would be fun to check out other television shows that also feature Broadway’s best. As it turns, Broadway is well represented these days. Compiled here are the first five of our list. These shows are ranked in […]

Jeff Golblum will take on Seminar

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Jeff Goldblum will return to the Broadway stage in on April 3 for an 8 week run in Seminar. The Academy Award and Emmy Award nominee will assume the leading role of ‘Leonard,’ a spot currently held by two-time Tony Award nominee, Emmy Award and Golden Globe winner Alan Rickman. Rickman will play […]

Best of 2011: Top Ten Ad Campaigns

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Innovative ideas, A-List Celebrity, or just plain Luck Traditionally, word-of-mouth is noted as the most influential factor in show selection. Advertisements can only do so much to situate the show; people have to talk. Many productions have turned to alternative methods to aid in the sharing of information, promoting greater interest. Other shows […]

Top Ten of 2011: Biggest Names on Broadway

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Before we usher in a new wave of celebrity, let’s honor the big names on Broadway of 2011. Broadway featured quite a few all-stars with measured influence when it comes to generating box office revenue in 2011. These stars possess impressive celebrity personas that help with press attention and generating awareness for the […]

Seminar Opens at the Golden Theater: Review Roundup

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Send to Kindle  The much-anticipated play by Theresa Rebeck, Seminar, has finally opened on Broadway this past weekend. The show starring Alan Rickman as Leonard, the brutish yet well-acclaimed literary figure, accounts four literary hopefuls who decide to take writing sessions in which they face the brunt of a rather unorthodox method of teaching.  In […]