'Tony-winner, multiple TED-talker and solo performer Sarah Jones, creator of Bridge & Tunnel on Broadway, Sell/Buy/Date, and new podcast Playdate with Sarah Jones, performs T.R.U.M.P., a parody inspired by 50 Cent's P.I.M.P. and the need to impeach "45 Pres" and vote out his cronies in 2018.'
After 746 performances, the musical “On Your Feet!” has gone silent. Its male star, Ektor Rivera, reflected on its fans, the cast and what's next.
We officially know when Frozen the Musical will be hitting Broadway! Disney just revealed that the show will officially kick off on March 22, 2018 at the St. James Theater in New York City. Last week, the musical began it’s out-of-town run in Denver, Colo. It’s set to run at the Buell Theatre in the [...]
One of the biggest events in theater this fall will be Steve Martin’s venture back to Broadway with his play, “Meteor Shower.” The comedy will star Amy Schumer in her Broadway debut—and maybe you, too! Equity Principal Auditions will be held in New York City Sept. Show More Summary
The Barclay Theater will feature songs from “The Lieutenant” during a night of Broadway music and storytelling at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at 4242 Campus Dr, Irvine. Tustin resident Rachael Cianfrani is working to revive the Vietnam-era, Tony-nominated play – in which her father performed as lead guitarist. Tickets start at $24. Information: 949-854-4646 […]
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Writer Thomas Meehan has died at the age of 88, leaving behind generations of theatergoers who have enjoyed his many Broadway musicals, as well as his work on Mel Brooks' iconic Star Wars spoof Spaceballs.
The out actor will replace Ben Platt, who departs the show on November 19.
John Leguizamo‘s free-wheeling tour through the history of Latinx people, especially in North and South America, will re-open on Broadway this fall, after acclaimed runs at the Public Theater in New York and California’s Berkeley Repertory Theater. Show More Summary
He is the only creative to have written the books for three shows that ran more than 2,000 performances on Broadway: the aforementioned Annie (2,377 performances), The Producers in 2001 alongside Mel Brooks (2,502 performances), and Hairspray in 2002, which he wrote with the late Mark O’Donnell (2,642 performances). He earned Tonys for all three shows.
AUGUST8/24 Prince of Broadway Samuel J. Friedman Theatre; in previews August 3 The musical retrospective of director-producer Harold Prince’s legendary career (which has included A Little Night Music and Sweeney Todd) will be directed by … Harold Prince.SEPTEMBER9/11 The Red Letter Plays Signature Theatre; in previews August 22 Pulitzer winner ... More »
Julie Taymor can still recall the day nearly 30 years ago when she saw M. Butterfly for the first time. She’d heard about “this fabulous new play by this Asian-American wonderful writer” that was based on a snippet of a true story: A French diplomat in 1960s China, ultimately convicted ... More »
This Playbill list was gathered from actor bios published within Playbill Magazine and Schools of the Stars at the beginning of the 2017-2018 season, and is reflective of its August 21st, 2017, publication date.
Your next shot at scoring “Hamilton” tickets is coming up next week. Producer Jeffrey Seller and Broadway In Chicago announced Wednesday that a new block of tickets for the Chicago production of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony winning hip-hop history lesson will go on sale Aug. 29. The new tickets will...
The three-time Tony Award-winning book writer best known for transforming the Little Orphan Annie into a smash Broadway musical has died.
“Annie,” “Hairspray” and “The Producers” were among Mr. Meehan’s Tony Award-winning credits.
Thomas Meehan, the three-time Tony Award-winning book writer best known for the hit Broadway musical Annie, died in his Manhattan home, reports Playbill. He was 88. His death was confirmed by Martin Charnin, the lyricist for the 1977 musical. In addition to teaming up with Charnin to adapt the Little ... More »
Three-time Tony Award-winning book writer Thomas Meehan, best-known for transforming the Little Orphan Annie cartoon strip into the smash Broadway musical “Annie,” has died at age 88. Meehan, who had been ill for about five months and had recently undergone surgery, died at his home in Manhattan...
Breaking: Noah Galvin Set to Replace Ben Platt in ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ on Broadway Noah Galvin of 'The Real O'Neals' will take over the title role in the Broadway hit musical 'Dear Evan Hansen' when Ben Platt leaves on November 19. Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
There soon will be a new Evan Hansen on Broadway — and then another. Dear Evan Hansen producer Stacey Mindich said today that Taylor Trensch, who plays Barnaby Tucker in the Main Stem’s Hello, Dolly!, will take over the title role in mid-January. Show More Summary