Monday, February 19, 2018

Broadway’s Marquis Theatre Will Dim Lights in Memory of Five-Time Tony Nominee Jan Maxwell

The Broadway community mourns the loss of five-time Tony Award-nominated actor, singer and performer Jan Maxwell, who passed away on February 11 at age 61. The Marquis...

Only the Marquis Theatre to Dim the Lights in Honor of Jan Maxwell

The Broadway community mourns the loss of five-time Tony Award nominated actor, singer and performer Jan Maxwell, who passed away on Sunday, February 11th...

Broadway’s Marquis Theatre Will Dim Lights in Memory of Jan Maxwell

The five-time Tony nominee and Broadway favorite died February 11 at the age of 61.

Dan Butler Joins Tom Hollander and Company in TRAVESTIES on Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company Todd Haimes, Artistic DirectorCEO - in association with Chocolate Factory Productions David Babani, Artistic Director and Sonia Friedman Productions - has...

Dan Butler Completes Broadway Cast of Tom Stoppard’s Travesties

Broadway veteran Dan Butler will take on the role of Lenin in the upcoming Broadway revival of Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play Travesties. Butler...

Dan Butler Steps Into Travesties on Broadway

The actor replaces Nicholas Woodeson in the Roundabout revival of Tom Stoppard’s Tony-winning play.

Caissie Levy & Patti Murin Redefine the Disney Princess in Broadway’s Frozen

The spring theater season has officially begun, and a slew of highly anticipated musicals and plays, both brand new and revisited, are set to...

Hamilton Cast Recording Enters Top 5 Highest-Selling Cast Albums in Nielsen Music History

The Grammy-winning album has sold 1.46 million copies since its September 2015 release.

Theater News: Broadway Community to Honor Jan Maxwell

The Marquis Theatre will dim its lights in her memory on February 21.

Gillian Jacobs Is Ready to Let Go of Her Fears

Ms. Jacobs, of “Community” fame, talks about the adrenaline rush of “Kings” at the Public, the gift of empathy and her own #MeToo moments.

HAMILTON Becomes Fifth Best Selling Cast Album Since 1991

According to Billboard, Hamilton has surpassed Jersey Boys to become the fifth biggest selling cast album since the tracking of sales began in 1991....

Brief 2/16: ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Begins Previews and Releases Cast Recording, and More!

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories Escape to Margaritaville begins previews on Broadway today, and also releases its original cast recording

Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville Begins Broadway Run February 16

Previews start the same day the Original Broadway Cast Album is released.

Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville Begins on the Great White Way

The new musical Escape to Margaritaville, featuring the island tunes of hitmaker Jimmy Buffett, lands on Broadway at the Marquis Theatre beginning on February...

Rosie O’Donnell’s Theater Kids To Perform In Celebration Of Kids’ Night On Broadway

The Broadway League is pleased to announce that Rosie's Theater Kids will showcase a special performance at Turnstyle located beneath 8th Ave., between 57th...

Hot Tub Parties & Working Out at the Y: How Alison Luff & Paul Alexander Nolan Got Ready to Escape to Margaritaville

In their last Broadway outings, Alison Luff and Paul Alexander Nolan were decidedly not "nibbling' on a sponge cake, watchin' the sun bake," to...

ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Announces Lottery Policy, Previews Begin Tomorrow

Previews begin tomorrow at 8 PM for the Broadway premiere of Escape to Margaritaville, the new musical featuring the songs of iconic singer-songwriter-authorJimmy Buffett,...

Jeff Daniels To Head Aaron Sorkin’s ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ On Broadway

Jeff Daniels has been cast as Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s Broadway-bound adaptation Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird. The play, to be directed by...

Jeff Daniels to Star in Aaron Sorkin’s ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ on Broadway

Jeff Daniels will headline the cast of the upcoming Broadway adaptation of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” leading an ensemble that will also include Celia...

Jeff Daniels, Gideon Glick, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Stark Sands & More to Lead Broadway’s To Kill a Mockingbird

Tony nominees Jeff Daniels (Blackbird), Celia Keenan-Bolger (The Glass Menagerie), Stark Sands (Kinky Boots) and LaTanya Richardson Jackson (A Raisin in the Sun) are...

So You Know Nothing About ‘Harry Potter’? Let’s Catch You Up

A primer of the books and films to get you ready for the Broadway opening of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One...

Exclusive! Smash Veteran Katharine McPhee on Preparing for Waitress & Dreaming of Elphaba

Broadway fans were beaming with the Valentine’s Day news that Katharine McPhee—the power-voiced alum of Smash and American Idol and current star of CBS’ Scorpion—will...

Theater News: Escape to Margaritaville Rush Policy Announced

Cheap tickets are available to Jimmy Buffett's Broadway musical.

American Idol Winner David Cook Will Make Broadway Debut in Kinky Boots

Kirstin Maldonado has extended her run in the Tony-winning musical at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Presented by SeatGeek: February 15, 2018

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American Idol Winner David Cook Will Make Broadway Debut in Kinky Boots

David Cook is strapping on his boots and coming to Broadway! The talented American Idol winner will take on his first Great White Way...

Props from Hamilton and More Featured in New Exhibit Celebrating Design Elements Rarely Seen Up Close

The visual art show features pieces used by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Al Pacino, and more.

Industry Editor Exclusive: How THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Went Right

In fall 2016, when it was announced that THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG was coming to Broadway in the spring, I don't think many...

Theater News: Jeff Daniels, Celia Keenan-Bolger to Star in Broadway’s To Kill a Mockingbird

Principal casting for the production, directed by Bartlett Sher, has been announced.

Katharine McPhee To Make Broadway Debut In ‘Waitress’

Katharine McPhee has been set to make her Broadway