Broadway Backwards Announces Len Cariou, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Karen Ziemba, and more

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Tony Award winners Len Cariou, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and Karen Ziemba have joined the star-studded lineup for this year’s Broadway Backwards, a one-night-only performance produced by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and benefiting BC/EFA and The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center of New York. The eighth annual edition of Broadway Backwards will be held Monday, March 18 at 8 PM at Broadway’s Palace Theatre. In addition to Cariou, […]

Broadway Backwards Names Celebrity Performers- Stephanie J. Block in the Line-Up

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Send to Kindle Academy Award winner and four-time Tony Award nominees Estelle Parsons, two-time Tony Award winner Judy Kaye and two-time Emmy Award winning comedian Bruce Vilanch will be featured at the eighth annual edition of Broadway Backwards. The one-night only performance will be held on Monday, March 18 at 8 PM at Broadway Palace […]

PETER AND THE STARRRR CATCHER Celebrates Talk Like a Pirate Day Sep 19

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The producers of Peter and the Starcatcher, the five-time Tony Award-winning play by Rick Elice, will celebrate the 10th annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day on Wednesday, September 19th, with a special “Stache Day” in honor of their own pirate, Black Stache. On the morning of September 19th, the first 100 fans […]

Critics weigh in on ‘The Columnist’ starring John Lithgow

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Pulitzer and Tony Award winner David Auburn’s play, The Columnist, opened Wednesday night (April 25) at the Samuel J. Friedman Theater. The play, presented by the Manhattan Theater Club, stars John Lithgow as the real-life newspaperman Joseph Alsop. The play details the life of the journalist—a man who was adored, dreaded and solicited […]

Critics are hooked: Peter and the Starcatcher Review Round-Up

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The imaginative new American play about the boy who wouldn’t grow up by Rick Elice, directed by Roger Rees and Alex Timbers, opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre April 15. Peter and the Starcatcher, based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, had its first run last March when it premiered […]

Mr. Mamma Mia! Crowned at Broadway Beauty Pageant

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Andrew Chappelle, also known as Mr. Mamma Mia!, took home the prize at this year’s Broadway Beauty Pageant. The event raised an unprecedented $75,000 for the Ali Forney Center, which provides chelter to homeless LGBT youth in New York City. The evening featured Andrew Chappelle of Mamma Mia!, Wilkie Ferguson III of Porgy […]

Boyd Gaines and Margaret Colin join John Lithgow in ‘The Columnist’

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Two-time Drama Desk Award nominee Margaret Colin and four-time Tony Award winner Boyd Gaines have signed on for the world premiere of The Columnist. The two will join Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow. In The Columnist, written by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner David Auburn (Proof) and directed by Tony Award […]

Contestants Announced for 6th Annual ‘The Broadway Beauty Pageant’

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Four-time Tony Award nominated and Drama Desk Award-wining actress Tovah Felshuh will host the event scheduled to take place on Monday, March 19th at 8pm at Symphony Space. The event is the annual benefit of New York’s Ali Forney Center. The Ali Forney Center was started in June 2012 in response to the […]

Cast reunites for Peter and the Starcatcher

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New play about the boy who wouldn’t grow up has announced its cast. Nancy Nagel Gibbs and Greg Schaffert, producers of Peter and the Starcatcher, a play by Tony Award-nominee Rick Elice, are thrilled to announce today that the cast of the acclaimed off-Broadway production will reunite for the show’s Broadway premiere. Christian […]