Broadway News & Features - March 2022

Mrs. Doubtfire
'Mrs. Doubtfire' announces new Broadway cast members
New cast members are on the way, dears! The Mrs. Doubtfire musical has brought on five new actors ahead of the show's reopening at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on April 14. Mrs. Doubtfire has been on... Read more
The Little Prince
Top theatre to see in New York in April
Spring has officially sprung, and theatre openings have officially sprung into high gear with it. With the Tony Awards just a few months away and the cutoff date for eligibility on April 29, tons of... Read more
KPOP
'KPOP' musical to start Broadway performances in October
K-pop has taken the world by storm, and now it's taking Broadway by storm. The new musical KPOP will join the 2022-2023 Broadway season, beginning performances October 13, 2022 at the Circle in the... Read more
The Skin of Our Teeth
'The Skin of Our Teeth' to offer digital Broadway lottery and student rush
See 5,000 years' worth of history for only $30 at The Skin of Our Teeth, Lincoln Center Theater's production of Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play. A digital lottery and student rush... Read more
Take Me Out
Everything you need to know about 'Take Me Out' on Broadway, starring Jesse Williams, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and Patrick J. Adams
Batter up! Baseball meets Broadway at the Hayes Theater this season, where Take Me Out is having its first Broadway revival. First seen in New York 20 years ago, Richard Greenberg's Tony-winning and... Read more
Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker
See photos of Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker in 'Plaza Suite' on Broadway
The stars have checked into the Plaza! The Broadway revival of Plaza Suite, starring Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker, had its official opening at the Hudson Theatre last night. In a four-... Read more
The Piano Lesson
'The Piano Lesson,' starring Samuel L. Jackson and Danielle Brooks, sets Broadway premiere
The first Broadway revival of August Wilson's Pulitzer-winning The Piano Lesson has set its dates and venue! The previously announced production, starring Samuel L. Jackson, Danielle Brooks, and John... Read more
'The Kite Runner' announces full Broadway cast
Run to see this cast! The full company of The Kite Runner on Broadway has been set. Directed by Giles Croft, the stage adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's novel begins performances at the Hayes Theater... Read more
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' announces new casting, puts additional tickets on sale
Accio casting! Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has announced new Broadway casting for the roles of Harry Potter and Ginny Weasley. Steve Haggard and Angela Reed will play the parts, respectively,... Read more
The Little Prince
'The Little Prince' to offer in-person Broadway rush tickets
You don't have to travel the galaxy for Broadway tickets. The Little Prince, the stage adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s novella, will offer rush tickets for its run at the Broadway Theatre.... Read more
Aaron Sorkin
Aaron Sorkin to adapt 'Camelot' for 2022 Broadway revival
Follow me — to Lincoln Center Theater for a revival of Camelot! Lincoln Center Theater will present Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's beloved 1960 musical, "reimagined for the 21st century."... Read more
Funny Girl
'Funny Girl' hosts Broadway digital lottery
Hello, gorgeous! The first revival of Funny Girl has begun Broadway performances, and the show will host a digital lottery for $47.50 tickets throughout its run. Funny Girl played its first... Read more
Macbeth
'Macbeth' to offer in-person Broadway rush tickets
Something "tickets" this way comes! The latest revival of Macbeth, starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga, will offer in-person rush tickets for its Broadway run. Performances begin March 29 ahead of... Read more
Ariana DeBose
Ariana DeBose wins Best Supporting Actress at 2022 Oscars
Anita got her kicks tonight! Tony-nominated Broadway actress Ariana DeBose won the 2022 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing Anita in Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story. She follows... Read more
Girl From the North Country
'Girl From the North Country' to return to Broadway April 29
Girl From the North Country ain't going nowhere. After going on hiatus from January 23, the musical will reopen April 29 for a limited Broadway engagement at the Belasco Theatre. The show will play... Read more
Billy Crystal
'Mr. Saturday Night' to host digital Broadway lottery
Get your tickets for Saturday night — or any other night! Mr. Saturday Night, the new musical comedy starring Billy Crystal, will host a digital lottery for its Broadway run. Performances begin at... Read more
Moulin Rouge! The Musical
'Moulin Rouge! The Musical' leads, including Aaron Tveit, to depart Broadway production
UPDATE: New casting has been announced to replace Tveit, Mendoza, Mutu, and Rojas. New cast members include Tony nominee Derek Klena as Christian, Ashley Loren as Satine, Declan Bennett as the Duke,... Read more
How I Learned to Drive
'How I Learned to Drive' to offer Broadway rush tickets on TodayTix
Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for How I Learned to Drive. Paula Vogel's Pulitzer Prize-winning play will offer rush tickets for its Broadway-premiere run. Performances run at the Samuel J.... Read more
The Lion King
Everything you need to know about 'The Lion King' on Broadway
Be prepared to check out The Lion King, Broadway's wildly popular and third-longest-running show. The Disney film captured the emotions of countless audiences upon its premiere in 1994, and the... Read more
American Buffalo
'American Buffalo' offers Broadway rush tickets on TodayTix
UPDATE: In addition to digital rush tickets, American Buffalo offers a digital lottery for $35 tickets. The lottery is open for entries between midnight and 3 p.m. the day before each performance,... Read more
A Strange Loop
Everything you need to know about 'A Strange Loop' on Broadway
After premiering at Playwrights Horizons in 2019 and making a pit stop in Washington, D.C., Michael R. Jackson's A Strange Loop has circled back to New York for its Broadway debut. Billed as a “Big,... Read more
Debra Messing
'Birthday Candles' to offer $29 Broadway rush tickets on TodayTix
Blow out your candles and make a wish for Birthday Candles tickets! The new play, presented by Roundabout Theatre Company and written by Broadway-debut playwright Noah Haidle, will offer same-day... Read more
Birthday Candles
Get to know Debra Messing and the Broadway cast of 'Birthday Candles'
Two years ago, the company of Birthday Candles was preparing to debut the play on Broadway when the pandemic ground theatre to a halt. Now, they've picked up right back where they left off as though... Read more
Joel Hatch and Gene Weygandt
Gene Weygandt joins 'Come From Away' Broadway cast
Welcome to the rock, Gene Weygandt! Weygandt will join the Broadway cast of Come From Away in the role of Claude and others beginning March 22. He replaces original cast member Joel Hatch, who has... Read more
Hamilton
Everything you need to know about 'Hamilton' on Broadway
How does a bastard, orphan, son of a whore and a Scotsman become the subject of a bestselling musical that also becomes a cultural phenomenon? Hamilton features a book, music, and lyrics by Lin-... Read more
Paradise Square
'Paradise Square' to offer rush and lottery tickets
This is your ticket to paradise! The Broadway premiere production of Paradise Square will offer rush and lottery tickets throughout its run. Performances begin at the Barrymore Theatre March 15 ahead... Read more
The Tony Awards logo
Guide to the 2022 Tony Awards: how to watch, nominees, and more
They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway. They were dimmed for most of last year, however, due to the coronavirus pandemic. But as of August 2021, Broadway shows have been back in full swing,... Read more
The Tony Awards logo
A look at all the Broadway shows eligible for 2022 Tony Awards
After the 74th annual Tony Awards took place at the Winter Garden Theatre in September 2021 and were broadcast virtually, the 75th anniversary ceremony is back in person at its usual date and time.... Read more
The Book of Mormon
Everything you need to know about 'The Book of Mormon' on Broadway
Hello! Join the congregation at The Book of Mormon, the hit musical comedy that's been converting audiences into devout musical theatre fans since 2011. You might not think that the creators of the... Read more
Photo credit: Six cast (Photo by Joan Marcus)
‘Six’ announces new cast members from March 2022
In addition to Joy Woods joining the Six Broadway cast this month, two more cast members will join Six. Six is at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre and Six tickets are on sale now. Keri René Fuller will... Read more
Take Me Out
'Take Me Out' to offer Broadway rush tickets on TodayTix
Batter up for Take Me Out! The Broadway revival of Richard Greenberg's Tony-winning play will offer $39 rush tickets throughout its Broadway run with Second Stage Theater. Take Me Out begins... Read more
Radio City Music Hall
2022 Tony Awards set for June at Radio City Music Hall
Broadway's biggest night has set a date. After switching from its usual date and venue last year amid the pandemic, the 2022 Tony Awards will return to Radio City Music Hall this year on Sunday, June... Read more
The Griswolds' Broadway Vacation
'The Griswolds’ Broadway Vacation' to play pre-Broadway runs in Seattle and Houston
Who's ready for a road trip? A new musical titled The Griswolds’ Broadway Vacation will play its world premiere engagements in Seattle and Houston before heading to Broadway in the 2022-2023 season.... Read more
Pamela Anderson to star as Roxie Hart in 'Chicago' on Broadway
The name on everybody's lips is gonna be... Pamela! Pamela Anderson will play a limited eight-week engagement as Roxie Hart in Chicago beginning April 12. She assumes the role from Charlotte d'... Read more
Paradise Square
Top theatre to see in New York in March
March marks the start of spring and of daylight savings time, so when you turn your clocks forward, that means you're one hour closer to seeing your next show. And if you're planning to see a... Read more
Collage of celebrities in Broadway plays
See these Broadway plays starring celebrities
Watching a celebrity in your favorite movie or TV show is fun, but nothing beats seeing a star you love perform live. At the movies, you see perfectly curated camera shots, but onstage, you get to... Read more
Plaza Suite
Everything you need to know about 'Plaza Suite' on Broadway, starring Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker
Book your stay at the Hudson Theatre! The Broadway venue has transformed into the historic Plaza Hotel for the first revival of Neil Simon's Plaza Suite. During the course of three acts, three... Read more
Plaza Suite
Get to know Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick in ‘Plaza Suite’
Celebrity couple Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker might be one of the most bonafide "power couples" in the entertainment industry. They've been married for 25 years, and their starring... Read more
James Earl Jones
Broadway's Cort Theatre to be renamed for James Earl Jones
Everything the marquee lights touch will be his. The Cort Theatre, a 110-year-old Broadway venue, will be renamed the James Earl Jones Theatre after the Tony, Emmy, and Grammy Award-winning actor.... Read more
POTUS
Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, Lea DeLaria, more to star in 'POTUS' on Broadway
The Shubert house will transform into the White House this spring. A new play titled POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive is set to premiere at Broadway's... Read more