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‘Slava’s Snowshow’ to play Broadway holiday engagement

“Slava’s Snowshow,” a holiday show featuring clowns, will play a holiday engagement at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre this season. The show, produced by David Carpenter,...

Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck to star in ‘Flying Over Sunset’ on...

Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck will star in the new Broadway musical “Flying Over Sunset” this spring.  Presented by Lincoln Center Theater, the...

‘Caroline, or Change’ and ‘A Soldier’s Play’ will come to Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company will bring a revival of “Caroline, or Change” and “A Soldier’s Play” to Broadway this season. The production of “Caroline, or Change”...

‘How I Learned to Drive’ will make its Broadway premiere this spring

Paula Vogel’s Pulitzer Prize-winning “How I Learned to Drive” will premiere on Broadway this spring.  The play, which had its world premiere at the Vineyard...

‘A Christmas Carol’ to play holiday run on Broadway

“A Christmas Carol” will transfer to Broadway this winter from the West End.  Written by Jack Thorne, the book writer of “Harry Potter and the...

‘Diana’ musical to play Broadway this spring

"Diana," a musical about the life of the late Lady Diana Spencer, is coming to Broadway this spring. The musical will play the Longacre Theatre...

‘The Lightning Thief’ announces Broadway run

“The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical” will come to Broadway this fall.  The musical, which features a book by “Be More Chill” book writer...

‘The Illusionists’ return to Broadway this winter

“The Illusionists — Magic of the Holidays” will return to Broadway for the fifth time this winter.  The holiday-themed show, featuring seven illusionists with varying specialties,...

‘Six’ is coming to Broadway this spring

"Six," a musical about the six wives of Henry VIII, is coming to Broadway. The musical will begin performances on Feb. 13 at the Brooks Atkinson...

Harry Connick, Jr. to perform on Broadway

Harry Connick, Jr. will perform the songs of Cole Porter at the Nederlander Theatre on Broadway this winter. The show, entitled “Harry Connick, Jr. —...

‘The Great Society’ announces Broadway run

Playwright Robert Schenkkan is returning to Broadway with “The Great Society,” a sequel to his previous play about former president Lyndon B. Johnson.  Directed by...

‘Slave Play’ announces Broadway run

“Slave Play” is coming to Broadway this fall. It’s certainly not the trajectory that playwright Jeremy O. Harris envisioned for his work. But then again,...

Tom Hiddleston to star in ‘Betrayal’ on Broadway

Harold Pinter's "Betrayal" will transfer to Broadway from the West End. The play, produced by the Jamie Lloyd Company, will star Tom Hiddleston, Zawe Ashton...

‘The Minutes’ announces Broadway run in February

Tracy Letts’ play “The Minutes” will come to Broadway in February 2020. The play, which will be Letts’ second on Broadway this season, will be...

Freestyle Love Supreme announces Broadway run this fall

Freestyle Love Supreme is coming to Broadway this fall. The freestyle-improv comedy group will play a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre beginning Sept. 13,...

‘Girl from the North Country’ announces Broadway run

“Girl from the North Country” will come to Broadway this season. The musical, featuring the songs of Bob Dylan and written and directed by...

Debra Messing to star in Broadway production of ‘Birthday Candles’

Debra Messing will return to Broadway in Noah Haidle’s play “Birthday Candles.” The play, directed by Vivienne Benesch and produced by Roundabout Theatre Company, will...

Illusionist Derren Brown is coming to Broadway

Illusionist and mentalist Derren Brown will bring his show to Broadway this fall. Produced by filmmaker J.J. Abrams, "Hamilton" director Thomas Kail and "Hamilton" producer...

‘The Inheritance’ announces Broadway run

Matthew Lopez’s “The Inheritance” will transfer to Broadway this fall. The two-part play, which had a West End run in September 2018, will begin...

Mary-Louise Parker to star in ‘The Sound Inside’ on Broadway

Mary-Louise Parker will return to Broadway in Adam Rapp’s play “The Sound Inside.” David Cromer, director of “The Band’s Visit,” will direct the Broadway premiere...

Marisa Tomei to star in ‘The Rose Tattoo’ on Broadway

Marisa Tomei will return to Broadway in “The Rose Tattoo” this fall. The Tennessee Williams play, produced by Roundabout Theatre Company, will be directed...

David Byrne to bring ‘American Utopia’ to Broadway

Pop and rock star David Byrne is bringing his show, "American Utopia" to Broadway this fall. The show will play the Hudson Theatre from Oct....

A ‘1776’ revival is planned for Broadway in spring 2021

A revival of “1776” is coming to Broadway in the spring of 2021. The production will be directed by Diane Paulus and play the...

Laura Linney to return to Broadway in ‘My Name is Lucy Barton’

Laura Linney is returning to Broadway next season in Elizabeth Strout’s “My Name is Lucy Barton.” The play will run at the Manhattan Theatre Club’s...

‘Blue,’ directed by Phylicia Rashad, is coming to Broadway

Charles Randolph-Wright's play "Blue," is coming to Broadway under the direction of Phylicia Rashad. The play will come to Broadway in spring 2020 at a...

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge to bring ‘Sea Wall/A Life’ to Broadway

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge will reprise their roles in "Sea Wall/A Life," as the plays transfer to Broadway's Hudson Theatre this summer. The two...

Laurie Metcalf, Eddie Izzard to star in ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ on Broadway

Laurie Metcalf will return to Broadway next season to star in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" alongside Eddie Izzard. The revival will be directed by...

Second Stage announces 2019-2020 Broadway season

Second Stage has announced three Broadway productions at the Hayes Theater for the 2019-2020 season. The theater will start off its season with the Broadway...

Hugh Jackman to star in ‘The Music Man’ on Broadway

Hugh Jackman will play Harold Hill in a revival of "The Music Man" next year. Produced by Scott Rudin, the revival will reassemble the creative...

Concert series brings rockers to Broadway this summer

The Bruce Springsteen effect has hit Broadway. Producers Live Nation, The Araca Group and Entertainment Benefits Group will be bringing a series of artists to...

Morrissey to play Broadway engagement at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

English songwriter and singer Morrissey will play the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre this May. The former frontman of The Smiths will play a seven-day Broadway engagement from...

‘The Height of the Storm’ will transfer to Broadway, starring Jonathan Pryce, Eileen Atkins

Florian Zeller’s play “The Height of the Storm” is coming to Broadway this fall, Manhattan Theatre Club announced Wednesday. The play will star Jonathan...

‘Jagged Little Pill’ announces Broadway run in the fall

"Jagged Little Pill," a musical featuring the songs of Alanis Morissette, is coming to Broadway this fall, the producers announced Monday. The musical will be...

Audra McDonald, Michael Shannon will star in ‘Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de...

Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon are returning to Broadway this spring in Terrence McNally’s “Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune.” The revival will...

‘What the Constitution Means to Me’ will transfer to Broadway

Heidi Schreck's "What the Constitution Means to Me" will transfer to the Helen Hayes Theater this spring. The play will begin previews on March 14,...

‘Oklahoma!’ revival will transfer to Broadway this spring

The off-Broadway production of "Oklahoma!," last seen at St. Ann's Warehouse, will transfer to the Circle in the Square Theatre on Broadway this spring. The...

Faye Dunaway to play Katharine Hepburn on Broadway this summer

Academy Award-winner Faye Dunaway will return to Broadway this summer to take on the role of Katharine Hepburn. Dunaway will star in the Broadway premiere...

‘Hadestown’ to open at the Walter Kerr this season

"Hadestown" will open on Broadway this season at the Walter Kerr Theatre. The Anaïs Mitchell musical will take over the theater from "Springsteen on Broadway," which...

‘Moulin Rouge!’ will open on Broadway this summer

“Moulin Rouge!” is coming to Broadway next season with the cast from its Boston tryout. The musical, produced by Carmen Pavlovic, chief executive of...

‘Celebrity Autobiography’ to play four nights at the Marquis Theatre

“Celebrity Autobiography,” a comedy show in which celebrities act out the memoirs of other celebrities, is coming to Broadway for four nights over the...

Ruben Studdard, Clay Aiken to put on Holiday Broadway show

Former American Idol contestants Ruben Studdard and Clay Aiken will appear in a holiday show on Broadway this December. The show, entitled "Ruben & Clay's...

Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow to star in ‘Hillary and Clinton’ on Broadway

Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow will star in 'Hillary and Clinton' on Broadway this season. The play, written by Lucas Hnath, will be produced by...

Tina Turner musical transferring to Broadway next fall

"Tina: the Tina Turner Musical" is coming to Broadway in the fall of 2019. Stage Entertainment, the producers of the musical, made the announcement Wednesday...

Mike Birbiglia’s ‘The New One’ will transfer to Broadway

Mike Birbiglia's one-man show "The New One" will transfer to Broadway's Cort Theatre this fall. The show, which will be produced by Kevin McCollum, begins...

‘All My Sons’ to return to Broadway starring Annette Bening, Tracy Letts

Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons” is returning to Broadway this spring, starring Annette Bening and Tracy Letts. The Roundabout Theatre Company production will be...

Andrea Martin, Nathan Lane to star in Taylor Mac play on Broadway

Andrea Martin and Nathan Lane will star on Broadway this spring in a new play written by Pulitzer Prize finalist Taylor Mac. The play, called...

‘Beetlejuice’ musical to open at Broadway’s Winter Garden Theatre in April

The "Beetlejuice" musical has announced that it will open on Broadway at the Winter Garden Theatre in April 2019.   Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures and...

‘Be More Chill’ will transfer to Broadway’s Lyceum Theatre

"Be More Chill" will open on Broadway at the Lyceum Theatre in March. The musical, with a score by Joe Iconis and a book by...

‘Ain’t Too Proud’ to open on Broadway in spring 2019

"Ain't Too Proud," a musical based on the life of the Temptations, is coming to Broadway in the spring of 2019. The musical, which features...

‘The Illusionists’ will play a holiday show at the Marquis Theatre

Touring magic production "The Illusionists" will return to Broadway for a fourth time to play the Marquis Theatre from Nov. 23 through Dec. 30. The...

All-female ‘Glengarry Glen Ross’ coming to Broadway in May 2019

An all-female version of “Glengarry Glen Ross” is coming to Broadway in May 2019. The David Mamet play will be directed by Amy Morton. The...

‘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...

‘Network,’ starring Bryan Cranston, will transfer to Broadway this fall

The National Theatre Production of “Network,” starring Bryan Cranston, is transferring to the Cort Theatre this fall. The play, adapted by Lee Hall and...

‘The Prom’ changes venues to open at the Longacre Theatre

"The Prom" is moving to the Longacre Theatre, rather than the previously announced Cort Theatre. The performance dates will remain the same, with the show...

Directed by Ivo van Hove, ‘West Side Story’ will return to Broadway in 2019

"West Side Story" is coming back to Broadway in December 2019, helmed by Ivo van Hove. The musical, produced by Scott Rudin, will feature new choreography...

‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ will no longer close in August

"The Play That Goes Wrong" announced Wednesday that it will no longer close on Broadway this August. In a reversal from its May announcement, the...

Glenda Jackson to return to Broadway in ‘King Lear’

Glenda Jackson will star in the title role of "King Lear" on Broadway this spring. Produced by Scott Rudin at a to-be-announced theater, the play...

Michael Jackson musical slated for 2020 Broadway premiere

The Michael Jackson estate and Columbia Live Stage are developing a stage musical about Jackson's life. The musical will feature a book by Lynn Nottage,...

‘Kiss Me, Kate’ sets dates for Studio 54

Starring Kelli O'Hara, "Kiss Me, Kate" will begin previews in February at Studio 54. The Roundabout Theatre Company production will start performances on Feb. 14,...

Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale to star in ‘American Son’ this fall

Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale will star in the Broadway premiere of "American Son" this fall. Kenny Leon will direct the play, written by Christopher Demos-Brown....

Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones, Bobby Cannavale to star in ‘The Lifespan of a Fact’

Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones and Bobby Cannavale will star in the world premiere of the play "The Lifespan of a Fact" this fall. The play,...

‘Ink’ to open on Broadway in April 2019

Manhattan Theater Club is bringing the play “Ink” to Broadway as part of its 2018-2019 season. “Ink,” written by James Graham and directed by Rupert...

‘The Waverly Gallery’ coming to Broadway next season starring Elaine May

Scott Rudin is bringing Kenneth Lonergan's play "The Waverly Gallery" to Broadway next season. The revival will star Elaine May, Lucas Hedges and Michael Cera,...

Janet McTeer to star in world premiere of ‘Bernhardt/Hamlet’ this fall

Janet McTeer will star in the world premiere of “Bernhardt/Hamlet” on Broadway this September as part of Roundabout Theatre Company’s 2018-2019 season. The play...

Ethan Hawke to star in ‘True West’ on Broadway next season

Roundabout Theatre Company will bring “True West” to Broadway next season, starring Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano. The Sam Shepard play will be directed...

‘Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song’ to open on Broadway in November

"Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song" is coming back to Broadway this fall in the Hayes Theater, the same house the show opened at in the...

‘The Secret Garden’ coming to Broadway next season

"The Secret Garden" is returning to Broadway next season, producers Gerald Goehring and Michael F. Mitri announced Monday. The show will be directed and choreographed...

‘The Ferryman’ to play the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in October 2018

"The Ferryman" is transferring to Broadway in October 2018, Sonia Friedman Productions and Neal Street Productions announced Friday. The West End transfer, written by Jez...

‘Head Over Heels’ to open at the Hudson Theatre in July

"Head Over Heels" will open at the Hudson Theatre on July 26, 2018. The musical, which features songs from The Go-Go's, will feature Andrew Durand, Taylor...

‘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,...

MTC announces ‘The Nap’ and ‘Choir Boy’ for 2018-2019 season

Manhattan Theatre Club announced "The Nap" and "Choir Boy" as its first two Broadway productions of the 2018-2019 season. Their season begins in September with...

Donna Summer musical coming to Broadway this spring

"Summer: The Donna Summer Musical" is opening at the Lunt Fontanne Theatre this spring, the show announced Tuesday. The musical, which features the songs of...

Adam Driver to star in 2019 Broadway revival of ‘Burn This’

Adam Driver is returning to Broadway with the revival of "Burn This" in 2019. The production, which has not announced a theater or exact dates...

‘Head over Heels’ bound for Broadway next season

“Head over Heels” is heading to Broadway next season after a run in San Francisco. The musical, which features the songs of The Go-Go’s, had...

‘Pretty Woman’ to open at the Nederlander Theatre in August

"Pretty Woman: The Musical" will open at The Nederlander Theatre on Aug. 16, 2018, producer Paula Wagner announced Tuesday. The musical begins performances on July...

‘King Kong’ is coming to Broadway in October

King Kong will be taking over New York yet again as the show announced a Broadway run beginning Oct. 5, 2018. The musical "King...