Dates Announced for This Year’s Easter Bonnet Competition!

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The 27th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition, produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, will be held on Monday, April 22 (4:30 PM) and Tuesday, April 23 (2 PM) at the Minskoff Theatre, home to the long-running musical Disney’s The Lion King. The Easter Bonnet Competition celebrates six weeks of intensive fundraising efforts by Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring […]

‘How to Succeed in Business’ is Closing

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The 50th Anniversary production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying will end its run on May 20 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. The production, which recouped its $9 million initial investment in December 2011, currently stars Nick Jonas and Beau Bridges. Jonas was scheduled to perform with the company through […]

Easter Bonnet Competition Pulls in $3.6 Million for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

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The 26th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition raised $3,677,855, the result of six weeks of intensive fundraising for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by 51 Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies. The grand total was announced April 24 at this year’s Easter Bonnet, which ended in two shows featuring original presentations, songs, dances and 18 elaborate, […]

Audra McDonald and Eric McCormack amongst those to appear at 26th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition

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The 26th Annual East Bonnet Competition has announced its line-up of presenters, judges, and participants. The list includes a four-time Tony Award winner, eight Tony Award nominees and more than 200 of Broadway and off Broadway’s most talented performers. The event takes place on Monday, April 23 and Tuesday, April 24 at the […]

‘How to Succeed…’ EP, featuring Nick Jonas, release date set

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New star of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Nick Jonas, headed to the studio February 19, to record a new Broadway cast album of the 50th anniversary revival of the production. Broadway Records will release the EP of Nick Jonas performing five tracks from the smash hit musical on Tuesday, […]

Stockard Channing and John Larroquette will host the 78th Annual Drama League Awards

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Tony Award winners Stockard Channing and John Larroquette will be this year’s hosts for the 78th Annual Drama League Awards, scheduled for Friday, May 18 at the Marriott Marquis Times Square at noon. This year’s Drama League Award Nominees will be announced Tuesday morning, April 24th at Sardi’s. Executive Director Gabriel Shanks said […]

Tony Winner Rob Ashford tapped to stage ‘Alice in Wonderland’

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Disney Theatrical Productions has tapped Rob Ashford to direct and choreograph a stage musical production of Tim Burton’s “Alice in Wonderland.,” Variety reports. Ashford will join Burton, whose aesthetic will be incorporated into the design of the show, and Linda Woolverton, who will pen the book based on her screenplay. Richard D. Zanuck […]

Top Ten TV Shows Featuring Broadway Actors, part 2

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Here’s part 2 of our ode to “Smash,” new musical series that features a league of extraordinary Broadway stars. Here, compiled, are the top five television shows that feature Broadway actors. Check out the other five here. These shows are ranked in accord with their received honors. 5. The Good Wife Stage credits […]

Nick Jonas has recorded ‘How to Succeed’ Album

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New star of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Nick Jonas, headed to the studio last Sunday, February 19, to record a new Broadway cast album of the 50th anniversary revival of the production. The EP will be release by Broadway Records this spring.  Robert Sher, a six-time Grammy nominee will […]

Grosses are up! Presidents’ Day weekend boosts the Broadway box office

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After a rocky month and a half, weekly grosses are finally up—a difference of $4,429,269. Most shows enjoyed a box office bump on account of the long Presidents’ Day weekend. Wicked, again, claimed the top spot, reaching nearly $2 million. Jersey Boys made a run for the top five, cementing its place in […]