Off-Broadway News

We heard it on the grapevine… and we’re delivering it to you! Check out all the news from New York’s vibrant Off-Broadway scene, including casting announcements and programming from some of the world’s most innovative theater companies.

Stephanie J. Block & Linda Lavin
Stephanie J. Block, Linda Lavin & more to star in The Bedwetter at Atlantic Theater Company
Atlantic Theater Company has revealed initial casting for the hotly anticipated world premiere musical The Bedwetter, which is scheduled to begin previews at the Linda Gross Theater on April 25, 2020... Read more
Anna Deavere Smith & Tim Sanford
Anna Deavere Smith & Tim Sanford to be honored at Lucille Lortel Awards
Details have now been revealed for The 35th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards, the biggest night of the Off-Broadway calendar, which will be held on Sunday, May 3, 2020 at NYU Skirball Center. Nominations... Read more
Courtney Reed & Francis Jue
Signature Theatre announces extension for Cambodian Rock Band
Signature Theatre has announced a 1-week extension for its upcoming New York premiere of Cambodian Rock Band, written by Lauren Yee and directed by Chay Yew, which is scheduled to begin previews at ... Read more
Eboni Booth
Paris extends limited run at Atlantic Theater Company
Atlantic Theatre Company has announced a 1-week extension for its current world premiere of Paris, the off-Broadway playwriting debut of acclaimed actor Eboni Booth. Directed by Knud Adams, the... Read more
Ethan Slater
Ethan Slater to join cast of Assassins at Classic Stage Company
Tony Award nominee Ethan Slater has been cast in Classic Stage Company's star-studded Off-Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's cult favorite Assassins, which is expected to run at... Read more
Kearstin Piper Brown
Kearstin Piper Brown to star in Lynn Nottage's Intimate Apparel at Lincoln Center Theater
Lincoln Center Theater has now announced casting for its upcoming production of new opera Intimate Apparel. As previously reported, the LCT production is scheduled to begin previews at the Mitzi E.... Read more
Trevor: The Musical
Trevor: The Musical to receive New York premiere at Stage 42
Producers Roy Furman and A.B & W. Productions have announced that Trevor: The Musical will receive its New York premiere at Stage 42. The musical will begin performances Off-Broadway in April... Read more
Suzanne Vega
Suzanne Vega to join Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice cast
Ahead of previews of the world premiere of Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice beginning later this month, The New Group has announced that Suzanne Vega will join the cast as the Band Leader. She... Read more
Korey Jackson & Toussaint Jeanlouis
Cast set for The Hot Wing King at Signature Theatre
Signature Theatre has announced casting for the upcoming world premiere comedy The Hot Wing King, written by Katori Hall and directed by Steve H. Broadnax III. The cast includes Nicco Annan (as Big... Read more
Montego Glover & Kara Young
Montego Glover, Kara Young & more to star in All the Natalie Portmans at MCC Theater
Casting is now complete for the previously announced New York premiere comedy All the Natalie Portmans, written by C.A. Johnson and directed by Kate Whoriskey. The Off-Broadway cast includes Joshua... Read more