Category Archives: Broadway

Chris Evans joins Broadway’s ‘Lobby Hero’

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Chris Evans is heading to the Big Apple to star in Broadway’s Lobby Hero! Chris Evans will make his Broadway debut in Kenneth Lonergan’s play “Lobby Hero,” starring opposite Michael Cera in a production that will reopen the newly renovatedHelen Hayes Theater and launch the Broadway programming of the nonprofit Second Stage Theater. “Lobby Hero,” […]

Olivia Wilde to join ‘1984’ on Broadway

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Olivia Wilde will be taking the Broadway stage for 1984! Olivia Wilde will make her Broadway debut in “1984,” starring alongside Tom Sturridge and Reed Birney in the production that opens in June. Wilde (“Vinyl,” “House”), who recently wrapped films “A Vigilante” and “Life Itself” opposite Oscar Isaac, will play Julia, the woman with whom […]

MEAN GIRLS Set To Be Adapted Into A Musical

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It seems a musical adaption is on the cards for cult hit comedy Mean Girls with Tina Fey set to lead up the project. The original film centers on a home-schooled girl played by Lindsay Lohan, who returns to America after 15 years with her family in Africa, clueless about the social mores of the high school […]

Danny DeVito Joins Broadway’s ‘The Price’

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Danny DeVito is set to make his Broadway debut in The Price! Danny DeVito has signed on to join John Turturro and Tony Shalhoub in “The Price,” the Arthur Miller play getting a Broadway revival in the spring from Roundabout Theater Company. DeVito makes his Broadway debut in the show as the furniture dealer appraising an […]

Moulin Rouge Is Getting a Musical Stage Play Adaptation

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Variety reported Moulin Rouge are having a Broadway adaptation of the musical movie. Global Creatures are developing the stage while John Logan is set to write the book. Alex Timbers has also been tapped to direct the play. The full details about the musical is yet to be announced, for now you can read the full scoop below. […]

Disney to Film “Newsies” with Jeremy Jordan

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  Disney has set a date to film the national tour of “Newsies!”  The musical will be filmed September 11, 2016 for release sometime in 2017.  The show will be filmed in front of an invitation-only live audience. Jeremy Jordan (Smash, Supergirl), a Tony Award nominee for his performance as rebellious paperboy Jack Kelly in the musical, […]

Join Us at the Second Annual BroadwayCon!

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If you haven’t heard of BroadwayCon, let me be the first to tell you about it.   As the name implies, BroadwayCon is the Comic-Con of the Broadway Stage.  If you are at all a Broadway Baby, this is where you want to be January 27-29, 2017.  This is the second year for BroadwayCon and […]

Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in Broadway Revival

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Jake Gyllenhaal is set to star in a revival of the 1987 play “Burn This” leading a production that will re-open midtown’s Hudson Theater as a Broadway venue. Michael Mayer, the Tony-winning director of “Spring Awakening” and “Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” will direct the Lanford Wilson play, which follows the tempestuous relationship between Gyllenhaal’s character, […]

Daveed Diggs Leaves Hamilton

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Tony award winner, Daveed Diggs, made his final curtain call as Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in the musical Hamilton on July 15th.  He is on his way to appear opposite Julia Roberts in an upcoming film. In the film, Wonder, Diggs will play an English teacher.  The film is an adaptation of the book of […]

Congrats to Broadway Stars Earning Emmy Nominations!

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The nominations for the 68th annual Emmy awards have been announced and no less than 4 of them are also past recipients of Tony awards!  A big congratulations goes to: Bryan Cranston nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie is a past winner of a Tony award for portrayal of Lyndon […]