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'That Championship Season' Ends Broadway Run

Monday May 30, 2011
'That Championship Season' That Championship Season After the rush of openings on Broadway to beat the Tony eligibility deadline of April 28th, several shows are nearing the end of their run. That ... Read More

Online Auditions for 'Annie' & 'Orphans' for Broadway 2012 Revival

Wednesday May 18, 2011
'Annie' Broadway 2012 Revival 'Annie' Little girls everywhere can now shoot for the stars by auditioning for the upcoming Broadway revival of Annie. Telsey + Co will see kids in person in ... Read More

NBC's 'Playboy' Picked Up Starring Tony Award Winner Laura Benanti

Wednesday May 18, 2011
Laura Benanti of NBC's 'Playboy Club' NBC More Broadway stars are crossing over from the big stage to the small screen. Along with Steven Spielberg's upcoming TV show "Smash," NBC is ... Read More

Current Shows on Broadway

Wednesday May 18, 2011
'The Book of Mormon' 'The Book of Mormon' With all the shows coming and going on the Great White Way (and early closings and extensions), it can be hard to keep ... Read More

'Million Dollar Quartet' Announces National Online Casting Contest

Tuesday May 17, 2011
'Million Dollar Quartet' Million Dollar Quartet Do you have 1950's rockabilly flair? Sinfully shakin' hips and wavy locks of hair? If so, Million Dollar Quartet wants YOU! A Tony Award-winning show like ... Read More

Lincoln Center Announces Discount Tickets For Special Age Group

Tuesday May 17, 2011
'War Horse' on Broadway LCT If you're one of the many who thinks Broadway ticket prices have skyrocketed out of control, then you're in luck. Lincoln Center is offering special discounts ... Read More

2011 Obie Awards for New York Theatre Presented by 'Village Voice'

Tuesday May 17, 2011
Obie Awards Village Voice The 56th Annual Obie Awards have been presented to the best in theatre, as agreed upon by the voters assembled by the Village Voice. With no limits on ... Read More

Tony Nom. 'Normal Heart' Offers Discount Tickets for Under 30-Somethings

Monday May 16, 2011
'The Normal Heart' on Broadway Normal Heart Larry Kramer's play about fear and coming to terms with major issues is as relevant today as it was when it premiered on Broadway ... Read More

WINNERS of Outer Critics Circle Awards Announced

Monday May 16, 2011
'Book of Mormon' on Broadway Book of Mormon Thespians are positively giddy as the award season cruises toward the Tony Awards, and today offered a sampling of what we can expect ... Read More

'Save Live Music on Broadway' Targets Tony-nominated 'Priscilla'

Monday May 16, 2011
'Priscilla Queen of the Desert' on Broadway Priscilla Proponents of keeping live musicians in the pits of Broadway musicals have orchestrated a campaign with scores of supporters. Making an example of the ... Read More

'Wonderland' Ends Broadway Run with a Proposal

Sunday May 15, 2011
'Wonderland' on Broadway Wonderland Frank Wildhorn's newest Broadway venture, Wonderland, officially closed today after playing its 33rd performance. But the show didn't end on a sad note. According to tweets posted on ... Read More

James Earl Jones Coming Back to Broadway in 2012

Saturday May 14, 2011
James Earl Jones James Earl Jones The Tony Award-nominated Driving Miss Daisy just wrapped its extended run, and its star, James Earl Jones, has already confirmed his next Broadway gig. Jones, the ... Read More

'Book of Mormon' Announces National Tour

Saturday May 14, 2011
'Book of Mormon' on Broadway 'Book of Mormon' The 2011 Tony Awards haven't even taken place yet, but the producers of the new hit show, The Book of Mormon, are already ... Read More

'Spider-Man' Flies High Again in Previews

Saturday May 14, 2011
'Spider-Man' on Broadway Marvel The infamous production of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark has swung back into the fray on Broadway. The show went on hiatus this spring after delaying their Fall ... Read More

Spielberg's Broadway TV 'Smash' Picked Up for Next Season

Thursday May 12, 2011
Steven Spielberg Michael Caulfield/ Getty Images Move over "Glee," there's a new wannabe Broadway hit on the small tube! Steven Spielberg's tale of the trials and tribulations of mounting a Broadway musical, ... Read More

Frank Wildhorn's 'Wonderland' To Close on Broadway

Tuesday May 10, 2011
'Wonderland' 'Wonderland' After having played only 33 performances, Frank Wildhorn's new show, Wonderland, has announced it will close. The last performance of the Broadway production will be May 15, 2011, but the ... Read More

Host for 2011 Tony Awards Ceremony Chosen

Tuesday May 10, 2011
Tony Award Tony Awards The host for the 2011 Tony Awards has been chosen, after much speculation as to who would get the gig. Announced today, former Tonys' host Neil Patrick Harris ... Read More

2011 Tony Award Nominations Bring Smiles & Surprises

Saturday May 7, 2011
Tony Award Tony Awards Covering the 2011 Tony Awards Press Reception last Wednesday was an absolute blast! I was able to interview almost all the musical nominees and a few of ... Read More

Broadway Lights Will Dim at 8 p.m. Tonight

Friday May 6, 2011
Broadway Marquee Broadway The marquees will go dark this evening across the otherwise brightly lit Theatre District in New York City. In honor of the great writer/director Arthur Laurents' passing, the shining, ... Read More

Open Casting Call for 2012 Broadway Production of 'Annie'

Friday May 6, 2011
'Annie' on Broadway 2012 'Annie' on Broadway 2012 "The sun'll come out..." for some luck girls next month as producers begin the hunt for the next Broadway child star role of ... Read More

Hit Broadway Play 'Lombardi' Announces Closing

Friday May 6, 2011
'Lombardi' on Broadway 'Lombardi' Based on the life and career of the legendary football coach, Vince Lombardi, the Broadway play of the same name, Lombardi, will do its last touchdown dance ... Read More

'Gypsy' Scribe Dies at Age 93

Friday May 6, 2011
Patti LuPone in 'Gypsy' 'Gypsy' The theatre world is a sadder place today as the news that the force behind some of Broadway's biggest shows has passed away. The prolific writer and ... Read More

At the 2011 Tonys' Press Reception!

Wednesday May 4, 2011
Tony Award Tony Awards So I'm in New York City, sitting at the beautiful Marriott Marquis Atrium, waiting to round the corner to the Millennium Broadway to attend the Tonys' Press ... Read More

1st Ever Tony Awards Film Series Launches

Monday May 2, 2011
Tony Award Tony Award The Tony Awards are presenting Broadway-lovers with a rare opportunity to delve into the mystery and the magic of theatre as they launch the first ever Tony ... Read More

Off-Broadway's Lucille Lortel Award Winners Announced

Monday May 2, 2011
Lucille Lortel Award Lucille Lortel Awards Off-Broadway was in the limelight yesterday as the Lucille Lortel Award winners were announced, honoring the best in the world of Off-Broadway. Not as flashy or ... Read More

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