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WOLF HALL – Critics’ Corner

  The Broadway transfer of The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 opened on April 9, 2015 at the Winter Garden Theatre. Let’s see what the critics had to say… Ben Brantley, The New York Times: The stage version…is strictly for fun. That may sound like a weak recommendation to those who wear… [Read More]

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PACINO and MAMET back on BROADWAY.

Al Pacino’s return to Broadway in David Mamet‘s play “China Doll” has set its Broadway dates and theater, lining up a November opening at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theater. Pacino is one of Broadway’s most consistent box office draws, one of a only a few actors who are sure-thing sales magnets. (Hugh Jackman and Denzel Washington also make the short… [Read More]

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Nathan Lane bids $4,000 for a SELFIE.

NATHAN LANE will re-join MATTHEW BRODERICK and the cast of the Broadway smash-hit IT’S ONLY A PLAY on Tuesday 3/31. Before doing so, Mr. Lane attended a performance of the play currently starring MARTIN SHORT.   It’s the time of year where Broadway Shows raise money for BROADWAY CARES EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS.  After the curtain call, the… [Read More]

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Jennifer Hudson will PUSH DA BUTTON on Broadway.

  Grammy, Academy Award, Golden Globe and BAFTA Award winner Jennifer Hudson will make her Broadway debut as Shug Avery in the Broadway revival of The Color Purple.       She will join Cynthia Erivo, who earned raves from U.K. and American critics for her performance in the lead role of Celie in the 2013 London production.  … [Read More]

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T.R. Knight Joins a Starry Cast

T. R. KNIGHT  JOINS ALL-STAR CAST OF BROADWAY’S  “IT’S ONLY A PLAY” BEGINNING MARCH 31, 2015 Producers Tom Kirdahy, Roy Furman, and Ken Davenport announced today that T.R. Knight, Emmy Award® nominated actor, will join the cast of Broadway’s smash hit comedy It’s Only a Play on March 31, 2015, on the same day that… [Read More]

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Reigning Broadway Royalty

Larry David in his FISH IN THE DARK and Helen Mirren in Peter Morgan’s THE AUDIENCE are the reigning King and Queen of Broadway.

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MISERY to hit The Great White Way.

Bruce Willis and Elizabeth Marvel are slated to star in the upcoming stage adaptation of the hit film MISERY.

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Now Playing…

An Act of God Studio 54, NY City Area – Broadway The Acting Company Presents The Rose Tattoo  Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, NY City Area – Broadway Airline Highway Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, NY City Area – Broadway Aladdin New Amsterdam Theatre, NY City Area – Broadway An American in Paris Palace Theatre, NY City… [Read More]

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Breaking Theatre News…

6 Time Tony winner Audra McDonald will SHUFFLE ALONG.    

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Next up on Broadway…

TONY AWARD® WINNER LEA SALONGA AND TELLY LEUNG JOIN GEORGE TAKEI IN ALLEGIANCE A NEW AMERICAN MUSICAL MARCHING TO BROADWAY THIS FALL PREVIEWS TO BEGIN ON OCTOBER 6th OPENING NIGHT SET FOR NOVEMBER 8TH AT THE LONGACRE THEATRE Producers Lorenzo Thione and Andrew Treagus announced today that Tony Award® winner Lea Salonga and Telly Leung… [Read More]