The Mystery of Edwin Drood Barnes & Noble Cast Album Event Set for Mar 8

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Barnes & Noble will host the cast album release for the new 2012 Broadway cast recording of Roundabout Theatre Company’s critically acclaimed Broadway production of The Mystery of Edwin Drood.  Hosted by Rupert Holmes, the event will be at Barnes & Noble (150 East 86th St at Lexington) on Friday, March 8th starting at 4:30PM. The “Live at Barnes and Noble” […]

Watch “Bustle Fluffah,” a music video from the cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood

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Send to Kindle“Bustle Fluffah” Music Video w/ the Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood The cast of Roundabout Theatre Company’s new Broadway production of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood presents an original rap song and music video “Bustle Fluffah!”  Shot at Studio 54 with the company of Drood, “Bustle Fluffah” celebrates the women of […]

The Mystery of Edwin Drood Gets Four Week Extension

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Roundabout Theatre Company has announced a four week extension of the critically acclaimed new Broadway production of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood. The Mystery of Edwin Drood  is playing a limited engagement at Studio 54 through March 10th, 2013.  The original end date was February 10th, 2013. The Mystery of Edwin […]

The Mystery of Edwin Drood Revival, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Chita Rivera, Will Record Cast Album

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A cast recording of Roundabout Theatre Company’s 2012 Broadway revival of Rupert Holmes’ Tony Award winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Leading actors Stephanie J. Block, Will Chase, Gregg Edelman, Jim Norton, Chita Rivera, Andy Karl, Jessie Mueller, Betsy Wolfe, Nicholas Barasch, Peter Benson,Robert Creighton and performances from the entire Broadway cast will be preserved. The two-disc set will also include a new Act Two […]

Mystery of Edwin Drood Cast Having the Best of Times: Review Round-Up

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Rollicking musical revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood gets strong reviews You choose the murderer in The Mystery of Edwin Drood, the whodunit musical based on the unfinished novel by Charles Dickens and adapted by Tony Award-winning writer/composer Rupert Holmes (Curtains). Scott Ellis (She Loves Me) directs the production in its first return […]

Review Round-Up: Cyrano de Bergerac

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It’s a mixed bag for the most recent revival of Cyrano de Bergerac. While Ben Brantley of The New York Times falls head over heals for Douglas Hodge’s performance, AMNY is nearly nasty in their critique. The much revived play is not so much seen as a great piece a drama as it […]

Douglas Hodge is Willy Wonka in World Premiere of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

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Producers have announced that Olivier and Tony Award-winning actor Douglas Hodge will play Willy Wonka in Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which opens at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London on June 25th of next year. Tickets for the new musical go on public sale on Monday, October 15, for performances […]

Bobby Cannavale to Return to Broadway in Clifford Odets’s ‘Big Knife’‎

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Bobby Cannavale, two-time Tony Award nominee last seen in The Motherf**ker with the Hat, will return to Broadway in a Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Cliffors Odet’s The Big Knife. Doug Hughes is set to direct the production, which will begin previews March 22, 2013 at the American Airlines Theatre. An official opening […]

Jake Gyllenhaal Will Make U.S. Stage Debut in ‘If There Is I Haven’t Found It Yet’

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Roundabout Theatre Company’s If There Is I Haven’t Found It Yet, by Nick Payne, will star Oscar nominee Jake Gyllenhall in his US stage debut. Directed by Michael Longhurst, the production will begin performances on August 24 with an opening date of September 20 at off-Broadway’s Laura Pels Theatre. It is a strictly […]

Man and Boy Starring Frank Langella Opens on Broadway – Review Roundup

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Terence Rattigan’s Man and Boy first opened on Broadway in November of 1963 at the Brooks Atkinson where it played just 54 performances.  Roundabout Theatre Company produces the first revival of Rattigan’s play, which opened last night, October 9, 2011, at the American Airlines Theatre on 42nd Street.  Frank Langella stars under the […]