Sunday, December 10, 2017

Casting

Roundabout announces full cast for Tom Stoppard’s ‘Travesties’

Roundabout Theatre Company announced its full cast for the Broadway revival of “Travesties” this spring. Tom Hollander, who was previously announced, will be joined by...

Broadway League files suit as casting directors continue push for union

The Broadway League has filed suit against seven Broadway casting agencies alleging that they have violated antitrust laws by forming a “cartel” that has...

Armie Hammer to make Broadway debut in ‘Straight White Men’

Armie Hammer is making his Broadway debut this summer in "Straight White Men," Second Stage Theater company announced Monday. Hammer, who played the Winklevoss twins in...

Sara Bareilles returning to star in ‘Waitress’ in January

Sara Bareilles is coming back to Broadway. The songwriter of "Waitress" is returning to show Jan. 16 to star as "Jenna." Jason Mraz, currently playing...

Peter Jöback will be the Phantom for the show’s 30th anniversary

Peter Jöback is returning to the Majestic Theatre once more. Jöback, a Swedish recording artist and former Phantom, will take on the lead role...

Max von Essen to join ‘Anastasia’ in leading role

There's a new Gleb in town. Max von Essen will take over the role of Gleb in "Anastasia" from Ramin Karimloo, who originated the role...

‘The Boys in the Band’ announces casting for Broadway revival in April

Producers Ryan Murphy and David Stone are bringing "The Boys in the Band" to Broadway this spring with a starry cast. Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto,...

‘A Bronx Tale’ taps Adam Kaplan as new lead

Adam Kaplan is taking over the role of "Calogero" in  "A Bronx Tale" on Nov. 9, replacing original cast member Bobby Conte Thornton. Kaplan comes to...

Ramin Karimloo to depart ‘Anastasia’ at the end of 2017

Ramin Karimloo will end his run as “Gleb” in “Anastasia” on Dec. 31, 2017. Karimloo, a Tony Award-nominee for his turn as Jean Valjean...

James Barbour to end run as Phantom in December

Another Phantom is leaving the building. The musical, which is the longest running show in Broadway history, announced Monday that the Phantom, James Barbour,...