50 Shades! the Musical Cast Recording released August 13, 2013

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Send to Kindle Theater Advisor Records (a division of Theater Advisor LLC) is to release the Original Cast Recording of 50 Shades! the Musical for in-theater sales on July 23, 2013 at the Marine’s Memorial Theatre in San Francisco, CA where the touring production is playing from July 23- 28. Digital release will follow on August 13, […]

Little Miss Sunshine – Official Casting announced for Off-Broadway run

Little Miss Sunshine

Second Stage Theatre (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director) has found its LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE.  Nine-year old HANNAH ROSE NORDBERG will play Olive Hoover, who aspires to the coveted title of “Little Miss Sunshine,” in this new musical comedy from Tony Award winners JAMES LAPINE (book/direction) and WILLIAM FINN (music and lyrics).  Hannah joins the previously announced cast members STEPHANIE J. BLOCK and WILL CHASE, who […]

Peesenters and Performers announced for 69th Theatre World Awards

Theatre World Awards

Theatre World Award Alumni Courtney B. Vance, Anika Noni Rose, Ben Vereen, Christine Lahti, Tony Sheldon, Lea Salonga, Isabel Keating, Phillip Boykin, Jessie Mueller, Jackie Hoffman, Wesley Taylor, Patricia Elliott, Meg Bussert, Crystal A. Dickinson, with special guest Nathan Lane, have been announced as presenters and performers at the 69th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony onMonday evening, June 3, 2013 beginning at 6:45 p.m. at the […]

Reasons to Be Happy with Jenna Fischer extends performance dates

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They haven’t even opened yet but the buzz and demand for tickets to Neil Labute’s newest play Reasons to Be Happy  is high and they have announced that the world premiere of the new play, also directed by LaBute, will now extend through Saturday, June 29th.  It was previously scheduled through June 23rd.  For the additional performances […]

Natasha, Pierre And The Great Comet Of 1812 opens to strong reviews – review roundup

Natasha Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812

NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812  opened on May 16 to very strong reviews and great word-of-mouth. The show is currently playing a limited run through September 1st at Kazino (West 13th Street and Washington Street) a brand new venue created specifically for the show, in the heart of New York’s meatpacking district, to transport audiences to […]

Zachary Levi and Krysta Rodriguez to star in First Date on Broadway

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Send to Kindle Tony® Award-winning producer Junkyard Dog Productions (Memphis) is proud to announce that leading man Zachary Levi, star of TV’s “Chuck,” Disney’s feature film Tangled and the upcoming Thor: The Dark World, will make his Broadway debut starring opposite Broadway and television ingénue  Krysta Rodriguez (“Smash,”The Addams Family) in FIRST DATE, Broadway’s new romantic musical comedy.  With a book byAustin Winsberg (“Gossip Girl”), music and lyrics […]

ATG snares Foxwoods Theatre in its web

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Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG), the UK’s largest theatre owner/operator and a multi award winning theater production group, has through its subsidiary, Lyric Theatre LLC, acquired The Foxwoods Theatrefrom Live Nation Entertainment. The Foxwoods Theatre, the largest theater on Broadway, is situated in a prime 42nd Street location, opened in 1997 and seats nearly 2000 people. It is home […]

Little Miss Sunshine to open Second Stage 35th Season in NY

Little Miss Sunshine Musical

Second Stage Theatre (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director) has announced that the new musical comedy, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE, with music and lyrics by William Finn and book and direction by James Lapine, will kick off the theatre’s 35th anniversary season this fall. William Finn and James Lapine return to Second Stage Theatre where they most recently collaborated on The […]

BIlly Crystal to return to Broadway November ’13

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Billy Crystal will return to Broadway this fall for a 9-week-only limited engagement of his Tony Award-winning, record-breaking play 700 SUNDAYS. This will mark the final engagement of this production. Previews will begin Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street) with opening night scheduled for Wednesday, November 13, […]

Outer Critics Circle Award winners announced, Pippin and Kinky Boots lead the pack

Outer Critics Circle

Send to Kindle Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers and commentators for media covering New York theatre announced today its award winners for the 2012-13 season in 24 categories. Broadway stars Judy Kaye, Audra McDonald, Michael McGrath, Donna Murphy and Tonya Pinkins will serve as gala award presenters at the upcoming 63rd Annual Outer Critics Circle Awards ceremony on May 23rd […]