Betrayal starring Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz to announces Broadway dates

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Look out Broadway, power couple Daniel Craig (A steady Rain, James Bond) Rachel Weisz are set to star on Broadway in Harold Pinter’s BETRAYAL, directed by ten-time (yes 10 time!) Tony Award-winner Mike Nichols. BETRAYAL will begin preview performances on Tuesday, October 1 at the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street).  Opening night is Sunday, […]

David Byrne-FatBoy Slim start perfs of HERE LIES LOVE at the Public April 2, 2013

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Send to Kindle Imelda and Ferdinand Marcos the subjects of a new musical? Yep, it’s true. Starting tonight, April2, 2013 the Public Theater production of David Byrne-Fatboy Slim’s new musical about the Filipino political leaders (and hopefully Imelda’s shoes) Here Lies Love, an immersive 360-degree theatrical experience, will begin its world-premiere engagement. Tony Award nominee Alex Timbers (Bloody Bloody […]

Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad to star in Romeo and Juliet on Broadway

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International film star Orlando Bloom (Lord of the Rings, Pirates of the Caribbean) will make his Broadway debut  during the upcoming Fall season alongside Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad (The Trip To Bountiful, Stick Fly, Steel Magnolias), as Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers in  ROMEO AND JULIET. The production will be helmed by Broadway mainstay David Leveaux (Arcadia, […]

50 Shades! the Musical to launch National Tour and plans NYC run

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The new musical parody of the international hit books 50 Shades of Grey, titled 50 Shades! the Musical will launch a national tour starting April 2, 2013 in Raleigh, NC.  The show, created by the group that brought you Baby Wants Candy, lampoons the characters, raunchiness and ridiculousness of the books, all the while steering clear […]

A Time to Kill is Broadway Bound Fall ’13

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Send to Kindle According to an Actor’s Equity casting notice the new play adaptation of Jon Grisham’s novel A Time to Kill, adaptation by Rupert Holmes, is aiming for an October opening on Broadway. The Arena Stage in Washington, DC, gave Holmes’ adaptation its world premiere in May 2011 in association with producer Daryl Roth (Kinky Boots, Lucky Guy, Annie). […]

Always…Patsy Cline with Crystal Bowersox of Idol fame to open on Broadway

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Patsy Cline will join  the list of music stars making their way to Broadway as “Always… Patsy Cline” plans to open on Broadway this summer with “American Idol” alum Crystal Bowersox in the lead role and Annette O’Toole as Louise Seger. The production centers around the recreation of Cline’s 1961 concert at the […]

Big Fish musical readies for premiere in Chicago

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BIG FISH, the new musical adaptation of the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed Columbia Pictures film directed by Tim Burton, is gearing up for its pre-Broadway run in Chicago starting April 2, 2013.  The production has a heavyweight creative team with direction and choreography by 5-time Tony Award winner Susan […]

Ben Hope and Laura Dreyfuss are the New Stars of Once on Broadway

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Beginning Tuesday, March 26, Ben Hope will play the role of “Guy,” Laura Dreyfuss will play the role of “Girl,” Carlos Valdes will play the role of “Andrej” and Claire Wellin will play the role of “Réza.” Steve Kazee, Cristin Milioti, Will Connolly and Elizabeth A. Davis, from the original cast, will play their final performance on Sunday, March 24, 2013. […]

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong to Write Songs for Rock Adaptation of Much Ado About Nothing

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Send to Kindle Billie is back to Broadway! Billy Joe Armstrong, lead singer of Green Day and writer of the recent Broadway show American Idiot, the Musical, will write songs for These Paper Bullets , a rock ‘n roll updating of Much Ado About Nothing. The new show is scheduled to premiere at Yale rep […]