Holy does NOT go Lightly- Breakfast at Tiffany’s Review Roundup

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s, the novella by Truman Capote now adapted by Richard Greenburg for the Broadway stage and starring British actress Emelia Clarke opened last evening to unanimously poor reviews. The play, now running at the Cort Theatre, is directed by Sean Mathis with a cast that includes Cory Michael Smith and George […]

Grosses are UP for the Week Ending March 17, 2013

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Spring is in the air and Broadway loves the breeze. Grosses are up for the week ending March 17, 2013. While long-running standards like Wicked, Lion King and The Book of Mormon continue to dominated the Broadway box office, audiences came in droves to see the new musical Motown. Only in its first […]

Broadway Grosses for the Week Ending March 10, 2013

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Grosses are up a bit for the week ending March 10, 2013 in part due to the new play by Nora Ephron and starring Tom Hanks, Lucky Guy, which took more than $1 million for its first full week of previews. Matilda got off to a decent start, as well, for its first […]

Breakfast at Tiffany’s Producers Plan to Proceed

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Truman Capote’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s is in the clear. The production reports that its money issues have been sorted and the show will open as planned. As previously reported, one of the show’s investors, who happened to be responsible for $1 million of the show’s $4 million budget, withdrew his committed funds. On […]

Breakfast at Tiffany’s in Jeopardy After Investor Withdraws Funds

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The New York Times reports that producers of Truman Capote’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s are struggling to raise $1 million after a major investor withdrew from the $4 million production. Breakfast at Tiffany’s began rehearsals on Monday and was scheduled to start preview performances on March 4. The production will be in jeopardy if the funds […]

Complete Casting Announced for Broadway Premiere of Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Starring Emilia Clarke

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The complete cast has been announced for the world premiere of Tony Award winning playwright Richard Greenberg’s new play, Truman Capote’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s, which begins preview performances on Monday, March 4, 2013 with an opening night of Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at the Cort Theatre. Joining the previously announced Emilia Clarke as ‘Holly Golightly,’ Cory Michael Smith as ‘Fred’ […]

Broadway’s Cort Theatre Turns 100

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Broadway’s Cort Theatre, celebrates its 100th Anniversary today, December 20th, 2012.  The theatre, which opened on December 20, 1912 with a Peg O’My Heart starring Laurette Taylor, is currently home to the Broadway Premiere of Grace, which will end its limited engagement on January 6, 2013.  It will next be home to the […]

Emilia Clarke to Star in Forthcoming Breakfast at Tiffany’s

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The world premiere of Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning playwright Richard Greenberg’s new play, Truman Capote’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s, will begin performances at a Shubert theater on Broadway in February 2013.  This stage adaption of Capote’s classic novella will star Emilia Clarke (HBO’s “Game of Thrones”) as ‘Holly Golightly’ and will be directed by Sean Mathias. Based on Truman […]

Broadway’s Top 10 Biggest Flops

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When the word “Broadway” is mentioned, most think of big bright lights and blockbuster hit musicals like the long running Phantom of the Opera, The Lion King or Mamma Mia.  There are hundreds of productions that are quickly forgotten upon closing; as a matter of fact most shows don’t even make it through […]