Flashdance Stars Announced for World Premiere US National Tour

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Broadway stars Emily Padgett and Matthew Hydzik will star as “Alex” and “Nick” in the world premiere of Flashdance-The Musical, the stage adaptation of the 1983 hit film that defined a generation. Padgett and Hydzik will be joined by the Broadway veteran Rachelle Rak in the role of “Tess.” Director and choreographer Sergio Trujillo, returned to the home of Flashdance where the story began, […]

FLASH DANCE THE MUSICAL will arrive on Broadway Summer 2013

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The producers of Flashdance- The Musical, the stage adaptation of the 1983 smash hit movie that defined a generation, have announced that the production will arrive on Broadway in August 2013 with a theater, dates and casting to be announced. Flashdance will launch a separate national touring company in January 2013 at the […]

Broadway Openings for Title and Deed, Old Jews Telling Jokes and She’s of a Certain Age

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Send to Kindle  Title and Deed, a new play by Will Eno and directed by Judy Hegarty Lovett, opened May 20 at the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at off-Broadway’s Pershing Square Signature Center. Title and Deed will run through June 17. The play, a recipient of an award from Culture Ireland, is the tale […]

The Old Jews Have Been Named for ‘Old Jews Telling Jokes’

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Casting has been announced for Old Jews Telling Jokes, a new off-Broadway play. Bill Army, Marilyn Sokol, Todd Susman, Audrey Lynn Weston and Lenny Wolpe will be featured in the production. Marc Bruni will direct. The play “showcases five actors in a revue that pays tribute to and reinvents classic jokes of the […]

Old Jews Telling Jokes to play at the Westside Theater

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A new off-Broadway play is coming to the stage. Old Jews Telling Jokes, which is inspired by a website OldJewsTellingJokes.com, hits off-Broadway in a production backed by Tom Viertel, Marc Routh, Richard Frankel and Steven Baruch. The opened-ended commercial run will begin performances Tuesday, May 1, with an official opening day of May […]