Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Broadway: All Star “The Front Page” Adds Holland Taylor, John Goodman, Robert Morse


When “The Front Page” comes back to Broadway this fall, just about everyone will be in it.

Already announced stars Nathan Lane and John Slattery will be joined by John Goodman, Holland Taylor, Robert Morse, Jefferson Mays, and Sherie Rene Scott, Dylan Baker, plus Christopher McDonald, Halley Feiffer, “Law & Order”‘s Dann Florek, Joey Slotnick, Lewis J. Stadlen, and Micah Stock.

Jack O’Brien is directing. Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur’s classic 1928 comedy is set in the world of the Chicago newspaper business. You do remember the newspaper business, don’tcha?

Performances begin September 20th, opening night is October 20th, and the run ends on February 5th, Ah, the fall Broadway season!

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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