Category Archives: Broadway

‘Mean Girls’ musical announces premiere date

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Mean Girls the musical has announced its Broadway debut! “Mean Girls,” the Broadway musical co-written by Tina Fey and produced by “Saturday Night Live” impresario Lorne Michaels, has locked in a Broadway run that opens in April at the August Wilson Theater. Based on Mark Waters’ 2004 teen comedy, which Fey wrote, “Mean Girls” had already […]

Noah Galvin & Taylor Trensch to Replace Ben Platt in Dear Evan Hansen

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Variety reported, Ben Platt is exiting Dear Evan Hansen. Noah Galvin is set to replace him beginning in November 21. He’s set to play Evan until January 28 while Taylor Trensch is supposed to take over afterwards.  You can read the full details below: “Evan is such a complex and rewarding role, and I can’t wait […]

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 […]

New Fox live musical: ‘Rent’

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Rent will be Fox’s next live musical! Fox has found its follow-up to Grease Live. Following prolonged negotiations, Jonathan Larson’s Tony-winning HIV/AIDS-themed musical Rent is set as the network’s next live musical, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Larson’s estate is on board to executive produce alongside Marc Platt (La La Land, Wicked). Rent marks Platt’s […]

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to Open on April 22, 2018 on Broadway

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Deadline reported, the Broadway of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will open on April 22, 2018 at the Ambassador Theatre Group’s Lyric Theatre. The casting and full details will be announcing in the upcoming months. The tickets is set to go on sale exclusively this fall through harrypottertheplay.com. Based on the original story by J.K. Rowling, this is the […]

James Earl Jones to recieve Lifetime Achievement Tony Award

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James Earl Jones is being honored with the Lifetime Achievement Tony Award!   The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced today that two-time Tony Award winner and icon of stage and screen James Earl Jones will be this year’s recipient of the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre. Jones made his Broadway debut […]

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 […]