Tag Archives: Broadway

Denzel Washington joins Broadway’s ‘The Iceman Cometh’

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Denzel Washington is coming to Broadway in The Iceman Cometh! Denzel Washington, one of Broadway’s biggest draws at the box office, is set to make his Broadway return this spring in Eugene O’Neill’s “The Iceman Cometh.” Scott Rudin will produce the revival, with George C. Wolfe on board to direct. The last Broadway revival of Eugene […]

Original HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cast Return For Broadway Run

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The 8th Harry Potter Story, the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is on its way to Broadway with the original UK Cast. Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a new play by Jack Thorne, directed by John Tiffany. The production […]

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 […]

New Streisand CD “Encore” to Include Movie Friends

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  Friends like Hugh Jackman, Patrick Wilson, Jamie Foxx, Anne Hathaway and Daisy Ridley will join Barbra Streisand on her new CD, “Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway.”  The CD is due out August 26th and track list has been announced and includes: “At the Ballet”: Barbra Streisand with Anne Hathaway and Daisy Ridley “Loving You”: […]

Cate Blanchett Set to Make Broadway Debut!

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Producers of the new drama The Present have booked the Ethel Barrymore Theatre for two-time Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett, who will make her long-overdue Broadway debut this fall in The Present, Andrew Upton’s drama based on Anton Chekhov’s Platonov. Richard Roxburgh will co-star in the production, which begins previews December 17 and opens January 8, […]

TONY AWARD NOMINEES ANNOUNCED!

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  This is a big day for everyone who loves Broadway and this year’s nominations will surely spark a lot of impassioned conversations over the next 6 weeks.  The 70th annual Tony Awards will be broadcast live on CBS, Sunday, June 12.  Here is a quick listing of the shows nominated and number of nominations: Hamilton – 16 Shuffle Along, Or the […]

FENCES Coming To Film, Stars Denzel Washington & Viola Davis

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Tony Award winning Broadway play Fences is coming to the Silver Screen with Denzel Washington directing and starring alongside Viola Davis. Washington and Davis won Tony Awards for their performances in the stage show. Fences is the story of a one-time promising baseball player, now working as a Pittsburgh garbage collector, and the complicated relationships with his […]

A Broadway Challenge

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Quick!  Can you name 5 shows currently on Broadway that first came to your attention as movie? Here’s some help: Aladdin at the New Amsterdam Theatre.  Based on the Disney movie.  Which leads us to… The Lion King at the Minskoff Theatre.  Also based on a Disney movie (Disney has this figured out!) American Psycho.  Opens this month […]

Tim Daly Set to Appear Off-Broadway

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Calling all Tim Daly fans!  It was announced that he will be appearing in Penelope Skinner’s The Ruins of Civilization, in a limited-engagement off-Broadway production from May 4th to June 5th.  Opening night is set for May 18th at the Manhattan Theatre Club’s New York City Center-Stage II. The play is from the playwright behind The Village […]

Sean Hayes Hears Your Prayers

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  If you’ve missed seeing Sean Hayes and you can be in NYC between May 28th and September 4th, your prayers have been answered!  Hayes will be starring in “An Act of God,” which will be returning to Broadway.  The role was previously played by The Big Bang Theory’s Jim Parsons. God himself says this (through his press […]