Thursday, December 12, 2019

Tootsie

‘Tootsie’ will end its Broadway run in January

"Tootsie” will play its final Broadway performance on Jan. 5, 2020.  At that point, the musical will have played 293 regular and 25 preview performances...

Music Theatre International acquires licensing rights to ‘Tootsie’

Music Theatre International has acquired the worldwide licensing rights to “Tootsie.” “It is a genuine privilege to be entrusted to promote and deliver ‘Tootsie’...

One-liners from ‘Tootsie’ scribe Robert Horn

“Penguins can rotate their heads 360 degrees. But only once.” So goes one of the many zingers in the musical “Tootsie,” crafted by book writer...

‘Tootsie’ to launch national tour, international productions

"Tootsie" has announced the launch of a North American Tour, as well as plans for international productions on the West End and in Australia...

Review: ‘Tootsie’ gets the laughs, but not the music

The familiar rap on flawed Broadway musicals usually goes something like this: “Well, the score is great...but the book has problems.” Enter “Tootsie,” red...

‘Tootsie’ to play the Marquis Theatre this spring

The musical adaptation of "Tootsie" has chosen the Marquis Theatre as its Broadway home. After playing a "Chicago" engagement, the musical will begin previews at...

Lilli Cooper, Sarah Stiles and more join cast of ‘Tootsie’

Lilli Cooper and Sarah Stiles will star alongside Santino Fontana in the musical adaptation of "Tootsie," premiering in Chicago this fall. Cooper, currently starring in...

The designer behind the art for ‘The Cher Show,’ ‘Tootsie’

Everyone already knows who Cher is. So when Drew Hodges set out to create the artwork for “The Cher Show,” which will premiere in...

Santino Fontana to temporarily join ‘Hello, Dolly’ as Cornelius Hackl

Santino Fontana will take over the role of Cornelius Hackl in "Hello, Dolly!" as Gavin Creel recovers from back surgery. Fontana will join the cast...

‘Tootsie’ planned for Broadway next spring after Chicago run

A musical version of "Tootsie" will have its world premiere in Chicago this fall before coming to Broadway next spring. Produced by Scott Sanders Productions,...