Yo Adrian – Rocky to land on Broadway in 2014

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Send to Kindle Rocky, a musical? Who would’ve thought that was a good idea when the movie premiered over 20 years ago? Well clearly, Sylvester Stallone did. Will Broadway audiences be screaming “yo Adrian” at the end? Time will tell. Stage Entertainment USA and Sylvester Stallone have announced that the new musical  adaptation of the film, […]

More news on Mean Girls Musical Adaptation

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More news on Mean Girls Musical Adaptation Jeff Richmond, Tina Fey’s husband, who is writing the music for the upcoming Mean Girls musical, recently let loose a few details about the classic teen movie turned stage musical. “It’s actually becoming a thing!” Richmond said to Vulture magazine at the premiere of Fey’s “Admission.” […]

Beaches Musical Adaptation to Premiere in 2014

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World Premiere of Beaches Musical to Play D.C.’s Signature Theatre Next Year You read it right! A new, musical adaptation of Beaches will have its world premiere at the Tony Award honored Signature Theatre in Washington, DC next year. The musical, based on the Iris Dart novel, which inspired the iconic 1988 film […]

Oscar Nominee Quvenzhane Wallis to Star in Annie Remake

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Qunvenzhane Wallis didn’t take home the big prize last night for her performance in “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” but the youngster has plenty to celebrate. Wallis, who is the youngest Best Actress Oscar nominee ever, will star as Annie is the upcoming contemporary adaptation, produced by Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith and […]

$35 Million Musical Plans to Launch in Vegas

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Producers of the new musical, The Man, which chronicles the rise and fall of a fictional music superstar, are setting things in motion. The musical, which has an estimated budget of $35 million will likely hit Las Vegas before heading to Broadway. Producer Mark Lamica is working to compile a score made up […]

A Mean Girls Musical in the Works? Tina Fey Confirms!

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At Sunday’s SAG Awards, seven-time Emmy Award winner Tina Fey, who wrote the Mean Girls screenplay, told E! News that a Mean Girls musical is on her to-do list after her NBC series, “30 Rock,” concludes on Jan. 31. “I’m trying to develop it with my husband, who does all the music for […]

Casting Announced for New Broadway Production of Pump Boys and Dinettes

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Send to Kindle“American Idol” star, Bo Bice, will join Alexander Germignani, Erik Hayden, Justin Hosek, Jane Pfitsch, Leenya Rideout in Pump Boys and Dinettes. Pump Boys and Dinettes will begin previews at Circle in the Square Theatre on Tuesday, March 19, 2013with the opening night scheduled for Monday, April 8th. This revival of the Tony-nominated musical will include […]

Broadway Creative Team Announced for Bullets Over Broadway

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Producers Letty Aronson and Julian Schlossberg are proud to announce a creative team of award winning Broadway veterans for the world premiere production of Bullets Over Broadway, the new Broadway musical adaptation of Woody Allen’s and Douglas McGrath’s screenplay of the 1994 film. Tony Awardwinners Santo Loquasto (scenic design), William Ivey Long (costume design), Donald Holder (lighting design) and Glen Kelly (musical arrangements and supervision) will join five time Tony Award winning director […]

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, […]

Broadway Revival of Pump Boys and Dinettes Headed to Broadway Spring 2013

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Abby Lee, David B. Brode and Executive Producer Tom Viertel have announced the return of the hit 1982 Tony nominated Best Musical Pump Boys and Dinettes. Conceived and written by the original company, John Foley, Mark Hardwick, Tony Award winner Debra Monk, Cass Morgan, John Schimmel and Jim Wann, Pump Boys and Dinettes will be presented on Broadway in a new production with […]