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Caitlin Kinnunen & Isabelle McCalla
NYTG at the Opening Night of The Prom on Broadway
The heavens opened over New York City yesterday and although the snow was falling by the bucketload, the reception for The Prom - Broadway's latest musical comedy - was anything but frosty! The New... Read more
Jim Walton
Jim Walton debuts in Come From Away on Broadway
Welcome to the Rock! Stage veteran Jim Walton joins the Broadway company of smash hit musical Come From Away at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight, assuming the roles of Nick, Doug & others.... Read more
Jamie Jackson, Nancy Opel & Jesse JP Johnson
Broadway's Wicked is set to welcome Nancy Opel, Jamie Jackson & Jesse JP Johnson
New citizens of Oz have been revealed for the long-running hit musical Wicked as Tony Award nominee Nancy Opel and Jamie Jackson are set to assume the roles of Madame Morrible and Doctor Dillamond,... Read more
Andrew Barth Feldman
Andrew Barth Feldman to make Broadway debut in Dear Evan Hansen
16 year old Andrew Barth Feldman will make his Broadway debut while still in high school, playing the role of Evan Hansen in Dear Evan Hansen at the Music Box Theatre. Winning best performance by an... Read more
Bryan Cranston in Network
BREAK A LEG
Network, starring Bryan Cranston, begins performances on Broadway
He's mad as hell and he's ready for his first preview! The Broadway transfer of the National Theatre production of Network, adapted by Tony and Olivier Award winner Lee Hall and based on the Academy... Read more
Christiani Pitts
NYTG at the Opening Night of King Kong on Broadway
There is a moment in the new Broadway production of King Kong, which officially opened last night at the Broadway Theatre, where the monstrous, six-metre high puppet, weighing 1.2 tons, approaches... Read more
Mike Birbiglia in The New One
FIRST LOOK
Official production photos of Mike Birbiglia's The New One on Broadway released
Official production photos have now been released for the Broadway transfer of Mike Birbiglia's The New One, which is set for an official opening at the Cort Theatre this Sunday, November 11. Marking... Read more
Callum Francis in Kinky Boots
Callum Francis to make Broadway debut in Kinky Boots
UK and Australia Kinky Boots alum Callum Francis is set to make his Broadway debut, reprising the role of Lola in the Broadway production at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre from January 11 through to March... Read more
Justin Collette & Craig Gallivan in School of Rock
5 Questions from Over the Pond: School of Rock's Justin Collette & Craig Gallivan
When School of Rock - The Musical officially opened on Broadway in December 2015 at the Winter Garden Theatre, it took many by surprise and became an instant hit - both critically and commercially.... Read more
Derrick Baskin, Jeremy Pope, Jawan M. Jackson, Ephraim Sykes & James Harkness in Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of The Temptations
Complete Broadway cast announced for Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations
Producers of the celebrated new bio-musical Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations have now announced complete casting for the Broadway premiere, which, as previously announced, is... Read more
Alec Baldwin & Susan Lucci
Alec Baldwin, Susan Lucci and more to star in Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway
Who doesn't love a read of a celebrity's autobiography? But why read it yourself, when other celebrities can read it to you? Yes, folks, Celebrity Autobiography, the long-running critics' favorite... Read more
June Squibb
Joe becomes Josie as June Squibb returns to Broadway in Waitress
Academy Award nominee June Squibb is set to return to the Great White Way and join the Broadway company of hit musical Waitress at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on November 19, 2018. She will play the... Read more
Michael Urie & Mercedes Ruehl
NYTG at the Opening Night of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song on Broadway
There are certain roles in the world of theatre, film and television that are synonymous with the actors who originated them. They have become almost untouchable due to their iconic status. One such... Read more
Isabelle McCalla & Caitlin Kinnunen in The Prom
FIRST LOOK
Official Broadway production photos of The Prom released
Producers of the new musical comedy "with issues" The Prom, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw, have now released official production photos. The Prom began preview... Read more
Richard Bean
Interview with The Nap playwright Richard Bean
Perhaps best known to Broadway audiences as the playwright of the 2012 hit Broadway production of One Man, Two Guvnors, which helped to launch the stateside career of a certain "Late Late Show" host... Read more
Kaley Ann Voorhees in The Phantom of the Opera
Kaley Ann Voorheers to play Christine Daaé full-time in The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway
Producers of Broadway's longest-running show of all time, The Phantom of the Opera, have announced upcoming cast changes, taking effect from the week beginning November 19, 2018, at the Majestic... Read more
Teal Wicks, Stephanie J. Block & Micaela Diamond in The Cher Show
BREAK A LEG
The Cher Show, starring Stephanie J. Block, begins performances on Broadway
Believe, folks! It's finally here... The Broadway premiere of The Cher Show, directed by Tony Award nominee Jason Moore, begins previews at the Neil Simon Theatre tonight, ahead of an official... Read more
Jeff Daniels
BREAK A LEG
To Kill a Mockingbird, starring Jeff Daniels, begins performances on Broadway
Previews begin at at the Shubert Theatre tonight for the long-in-the-works Broadway production of the Harper Lee classic, To Kill a Mockingbird, newly adapted for the stage by Academy Award winner... Read more
Bryan Cranston
November 2018 Highlights on Broadway and Beyond
November is here. Thanksgiving is almost upon us and thanks to the theatre gods, we have a whole lot to be grateful for this month! Not only will a host of high-profile new productions face the music... Read more