Thursday, June 20, 2024

Theater

Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard Are Still “Fools for Love” at His Broadway Premiere

Jessica Lange wasn't photographed but she was in the audience Thursday night and very much in evidence at the after party for the Broadway...

Broadway: “Finding Neverland” Snags Terrific Terrence Mann, Kelsey Grammer Still MIA

First the good news. Broadway's "Finding Neverland" still going strong with Matthew Morrison, has snagged the great Terrence Mann to play Charles Frohman and...

Oscar Winner Forest Whitaker Coming to Broadway in Eugene O’Neill’s “Hughie”

Oscar winner Forest Whitaker is coming for Tony Awards season next spring. He'll star in Michael Grandage's production of Eugene O'Neill's "Hughie." The Shuberts...

Broadway: After 12 Years and Millions of Dollars, “Wicked” Brings In Heavy Hitters Michele Lee and Fred Applegate

Guess what? I'd never seen "Wicked" on Broadway before last night. It opened 12 years ago with Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel, made millions,...

Radiohead Fans: Thom Yorke Composing Music for Broadway Play with Clive Owen

Someone call the Karma Police! Dronemeister Thom Yorke of Radiohead fame is composing music for a Broadway play. That's right. Yorke is joining the Roundabout...

Exclusive Video: Broadway’s Doctor Zhivago Lives On With Cast Album, Great Songs by Lucy Simon

Broadway's "Doctor Zhivago" didn't make it this past spring; the stage production was beautiful but unwieldy. Luckily, Lucy Simon's wonderful songs live on in a...

Broadway: Brilliant “Hamilton” Opens with a $30 Million Advance and A-List from Mariska to SJP to Rosie

Forty five years ago, "1776," a brilliant buoyant musical about our Founding Fathers opening to raves at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway. It...

Will Ferrell Director Adam McKay Bringing Archie, Jughead, Betty, Veronica to Broadway

"Archie" is coming to Broadway. Here's the press release: Writer/Director Adam McKay (Anchorman, Talladega Nights, You're Welcome America) and Funny Or Die have joined...