Top 10 Movie Musical Flops of All-Time

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With the recent success of Les Miserables, the movie musical is alive and well. The Academy Awards recently celebrated the last decade of great movie musicals, however, not all endeavors are so fruitful. Let’s hope the upcoming adaptation of The Last Five Years, starring Jeremy Jordan and Anna Kendrick will do a little […]

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Top Ten Movie Musicals

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The movie musical is back! Though the golden age of the movie musical is said to have been sometime between 1930 and 1960, musicals have always been a relevant genre and, today, it thrives. With the recent release of “Les Miserables” and the announcement that this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, to be held […]

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Aaron Sorkin Drops Out of Writing Broadway’s Houdini, Starring Hugh Jackman

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Deadline.com reports that Aaron Sorkin has dropped out of the Boradway production of Houdini. Sorkin was to write the libretto for the musical, which is to star Hugh Jackman as the famous magician. Reportedly, Sorkin was forced to drop the project due to scheduling conflicts. He is scheduled to write the second season […]

Why Anne Hathaway Has to Win the Oscar! Check Out the Video.

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Anne Hathaway’s performance in Les Miserables has garnered plenty of attention. The actress most recently nabbed the SAG Award for Best Supporting Actress and many think she’s a shoe-in for the Oscar. Hathaway underwent a major body transformation, cut off all her hair and even snotted on screen. That’s a win, right? If […]

Chicago Becomes 3rd Longest Running Show in Broadway History

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Chicago will celebrate another momentous milestone and record-breaking when it plays performance #6,681.   With that 8 p.m. performance at the historic Ambassador Theatre, Chicago will surpass the original Broadway production of Les Miserables to become the third longest-running show in Broadway history. “Throughout the past 17 years, this production has exceeded my wildest expectations time and […]

Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide

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It’s nearly Christmas Day. In just one short week you’ll be expected to have presents ready under the tree. Don’t worry. In fact, procrastinators rejoice! We’ve got some last minute gift ideas for the Broadway lover in your life. Most of these gifts can be picked up in your neighborhood, but in a […]

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Les Miserables Extended UK Trailer   Theater Advisor has the latest extended trailer for the film adaptation of Les Miserables. Enjoy: Les Miserables UK Trailer from Theater Advisor With six weeks to go to release, a full trailer for the film, which stars Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Sacha Baron Cohen, […]

‘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 […]

‘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, […]

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 […]