The annual Broadway Beauty Pageant took place on Monday night in New York, and raised more than $50,000 for the Ali Forney Center, the city's largest LGBT homeless youth shelter. The evening featured Callan Bergmann (Silence! The Musical), Julius C....
Crystal will play an older comedian forced to team up with a younger, more contemporary comedian for a late-night TV show. This announcement follows the news that Crystal will do a nine-week encore run of his hit one-man Broadway show “700 Sundays” starting Nov. 5.
Time Warner Cable's On Stage Goes Across America with Playbill Contributor NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Saturday, June 1, Time Warner Cable's On Stage Across America takes center stage with contributions from Broadway's beloved magazine...Show More Summary
New York Jets Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath usually doesn't have many good things to say about his former team. So any time "Broadway Joe" offers a compliment to Gang Green, it becomes noteworthy. Surprisingly, Namath offered praise this week for embattled Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, who is a major target in New York. Show More Summary
CBS closed a new deal with The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing to keep the annual Tony Awards
Courtney B. Vance is currently starring on Broadway in the Nora Ephron play Lucky Guy, for which he's up for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor. The play is a love-letter, of sorts, to the tabloid papers that cover a corrupt and crime-ridden New York. Show More Summary
The Tony Awards will stay on CBS through at least 2018. The network has inked a new five-year broadcast agreement with The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing for the awards show, which honors Broadway’s best. This illustrates CBS’ increasing commitment to the Tonys. Show More Summary
As some may remember, last November notice of a proposed liquor license/ tavern was sent to neighbors of 4001 N Broadway, the site of the former Arnold's. A little Internet detective work revealed that it was the Menetti family who were...Show More Summary
For those of us of a certain age, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella is a nostalgia trip. The memory of this musical, a television landmark in...
Kinky Boots, the Broadway musical with music and lyrics by Cyndi Lauper, is the story of a drag queen and a shoe factory owner who make some fabulous boots together–and learn a few life lessons in the process. The show is uplifting,Show More Summary
PHOTOS: The seventh annual installment of The Broadway Beauty Pageant, a popular benefit for the Ali Forney Center, hit New York City on Monday evening, May 20th at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. The Broadway Beauty...Show More Summary
Another anti-gay attack took place less early Tuesday morning in NYC's Soho neighboorhood, CBS New York reports: The incident happened around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday. Police said the couple, ages 41 and 42, were walking on Broadway near Prince Street when...
No more “Hard Knock Life” for us! The 2012 revival of everyone’s favorite copper-topped orphan Annie has a new cast
I wouldn’t at all describe the October 1965 photo of Broadway looking south from right around 49th Street in New York City as low-key. There’s plenty of bustle, plenty of skyscrapers, plenty of bright lights. But compared to the modern-day view of the same stretch of the city, the view captured by cloud-cuckoo-land could almost [...]
The classic gay Southern murder mystery with a drag twist, "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil," is getting its Broadway treatment, going musical and coming to Atlanta early next year for its debut.
Bette Midler might have been snubbed when it comes to Tony nominations this year, but she seems to be having the last laugh at the box office.
(Reuters) - British theater company Ambassador Theatre Group's subsidiary Lyric Theatre LLC has purchased Foxwoods Theatre, currently home to the "Spider-Man" musical, from Live Nation Entertainment Inc, the companies said on Monday...
Ambassador Theatre Group has acquired The Foxwoods Theatre from Live Nation Entertainment through its subsidiary, Lyric Theatre LLC. The Foxwoods is the largest theatre on Broadway with nearly 2,000 seats and currently is home to the hit rock musical Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark. Show More Summary
Hello musical theatre lovers! We’re as excited as you are that the cast album for the much lauded (and much awarded!) Kinky Boots is almost out (it’s out on the 28th) and managed to snag a copy to give away to one of you!!! To enter to win, comment below with a description of your […]
Zachary Levi, the former star of "Chuck," will make his Broadway debut this summer in the musical comedy, "First Date."