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Mike Birbiglia’s new solo comedy ‘The Old Man & the Pool’ to play Broadway

"Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool" will play the Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center this fall. Previews will begin on Oct. 28...
Sean Hayes

‘Good Night, Oscar,’ starring Sean Hayes, set for 2023 Broadway premiere

“Good Night, Oscar” will open on Broadway in spring of 2023. Doug Wright's new play, starring Sean Hayes as actor and concert pianist...
Jocelyn Bioh

Jocelyn Bioh’s new play ‘Jaja’s African Hair Braiding’ sets Broadway run with Manhattan Theatre...

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced the first production of its 2023-2024 Broadway season. "Jaja’s African Hair Braiding," a world premiere written by Jocelyn Bioh, will...

Jefferson Mays to lead ‘A Christmas Carol’ on Broadway

A new adaptation of "A Christmas Carol" will open on Broadway this holiday season. Jefferson Mays will lead the solo staging of Charles Dickens’ holiday...

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford to star in ‘Sweeney Todd’ on Broadway

Producer Jeffrey Seller has announced that a revival of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" starring Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford will...

Laura Linney sets Broadway return in world premiere of David Auburn’s ‘Summer, 1976’

The world premiere production of "Summer, 1976" will open on Broadway in April 2023, Manhattan Theatre Club announced Tuesday. Written by David Auburn and directed...

Gabriel Byrne’s solo show ‘Walking with Ghosts’ to play Broadway

Producers Anne Clarke, Mara Isaacs and Neal Street have announced that they will bring Gabriel Byrne’s autobiographical solo show, "Walking with Ghosts," to the...

‘Take Me Out’ will return to Broadway in October

Producers Barry and Fran Weissler announced that the Second Stage Theater revival of Richard Greenberg’s 'Take Me Out' will return to Broadway at the...

‘Ohio State Murders,’ starring Audra McDonald, to play newly renamed James Earl Jones Theatre

The first production to play the newly renamed James Earl Jones Theatre has been set. Adrienne Kennedy’s “Ohio State Murders,” starring Audra McDonald, will begin...

Current cast of Broadway’s ‘Into the Woods’ extends through Sept. 4

The original cast of the Broadway revival of “Into the Woods,” now running at the St. James Theatre, has extended their run through Sept....

Black Theatre United and Alexander Consulting Group to create digital unconscious bias training program...

Black Theatre United (BTU) has announced a partnership with Alexander Consulting Group to create a digital Unconscious Bias and Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Accessibility &...

‘Death of a Salesman’ to begin Broadway previews Sept. 17

The upcoming Broadway revival of “Death of a Salesman” will now begin previews on Sept. 17. Performances were previously set to begin on Sept. 19. Opening...

‘High Noon,’ stage adaptation of the 1952 film, to play Broadway in 2023

A world premiere production of "High Noon," based on the Academy Award-winning film, will come to Broadway in 2023. The stage adaptation, which shares the...

‘Ain’t No Mo’’ to play Broadway’s Belasco Theatre this fall

"Ain’t No Mo’" will premiere on Broadway this fall, producers Lee Daniels and Brian Anthony Moreland announced Monday. Previews are set to begin at the...

‘The Collaboration’ to receive its American premiere on Broadway

Manhattan Theatre Club and the Young Vic Theatre have announced that "The Collaboration" will open on Broadway this fall. MTC's artistic director Lynne Meadow and...

‘Almost Famous’ announces new dates and Broadway theater

"Almost Famous" has announced new dates for its Broadway run. Previews will now begin Oct. 3 with an opening night set for Nov. 3 at...

‘& Juliet’ to open on Broadway this fall

“& Juliet,” the new original musical that opened on London’s West End in 2019, will begin performances on Broadway this fall. Previews are set to...

Caissie Levy, Brandon Uranowitz among cast for Broadway’s ‘Leopoldstadt’

The cast for the Broadway run of Tom Stoppard’s “Leopoldstadt” has been announced. Several members of the West End company will appear on...

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Antonio Banderas announce joint venture to present Spanish-language productions

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Antonio Banderas have launched a joint venture, Amigos Para Siempre, to produce musicals and other live shows in...

‘Back to the Future’ teases Broadway run

A new trailer dropped for the musical adaptation of “Back to the Future,” hinting at a Broadway run in 2023. The video was shared on...

Suzan-Lori Parks’ ‘Topdog/Underdog’ to play Broadway this fall

Suzan-Lori Parks’ “Topdog/Underdog” will play a 16-week limited-engagement run on Broadway this fall, marking the show’s 20th anniversary. Previews are set to begin Sept. 27...

Jodie Comer to make Broadway debut in ‘Prima Facie’

“Prima Facie” by Suzie Miller will transfer to Broadway in the spring, with Jodie Comer set to reprise her solo performance. The new play about...

Tom Stoppard’s ‘Leopoldstadt’ to play Broadway this fall

Tom Stoppard’s new play “Leopoldstadt” will open on Broadway this fall. Producers Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman and Lorne Michaels announced Tuesday the production will...

Larissa FastHorse to become first female Native American playwright on Broadway

Second Stage Theater announced the addition of two new productions for its 2022-2023 season. Rachel Chavkin will direct Larissa FastHorse’s “The Thanksgiving Play,” which is...

‘Almost Famous’ announces Broadway run

“Almost Famous” will open on Broadway this fall, producers Lia Vollack and Michael Cassel Group announced Thursday. Previews are set to begin on Sept. 13...

‘Death of a Salesman’ will play the Hudson Theatre

“Death of a Salesman” will play the Hudson Theatre when it returns to Broadway later this year. Performances for the 17-week limited engagement begin September...

Encores! ‘Into The Woods’ will transfer to Broadway this summer

The New York City Center Encores! production of "Into The Woods" will play the St. James Theatre starting next month, Jujamcyn Theaters president Jordan...

‘Kimberly Akimbo’ will play Broadway’s Booth Theatre

"Kimberly Akimbo" will play the Booth Theatre when it transfers to Broadway this fall, producers revealed Friday. The announcement comes as the show has set...

‘A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical’ will play Broadway this fall

“A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical” will open at Broadway’s Broadhurst Theatre later this year, producers Ken Davenport and Bob Gaudio announced Wednesday. The...

Wendell Pierce and Sharon D Clarke to star in ‘Death of a Salesman’ on...

The 2019 West End production of “Death of a Salesman” is coming to Broadway next season, producers announced Monday. Wendell Pierce and Sharon D. Clarke are set to reprise their respective roles...

MTC to produce ‘Cost of Living’ on Broadway this fall

“Cost of Living” by Martyna Majok will have a Broadway run this fall at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Manhattan Theatre Club announced the production...

‘Some Like It Hot’ announces Broadway run at the Shubert Theatre

"Some Like It Hot" will come to Broadway this fall. The musical adaptation will be led by Christian Borle as Joe/Josephine, J. Harrison Ghee as...

Tom Stoppard’s ‘Leopoldstadt’ announces Broadway plans next season

Sonia Friedman Productions announced plans Friday to bring Tom Stoppard's "Leopoldstadt" to Broadway next season.  The production, directed by Patrick Marber, ran in the West...

Pop singer Luna to star in ‘KPOP’ on Broadway this fall

New musical "KPOP" will come to Broadway this October, starring Korean pop singer Luna. This is the Broadway debut for Luna, who started her career...

Samuel L. Jackson, Danielle Brooks to star in ‘The Piano Lesson’ on Broadway

Samuel L. Jackson will return to Broadway this fall in a revival of August Wilson’s “The Piano Lesson,” directed by LaTanya Richardson Jackson.  The starry...

Aaron Sorkin to adapt ‘Camelot’ for Broadway next season

"Camelot" will return to Broadway this fall, with a new book by Aaron Sorkin.  Lincoln Center Theater is producing the Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick...

‘Girl from the North Country’ to return to Broadway for 50 performances

"Girl from the North Country" will return to Broadway for 50 performances this spring.  The musical will resume performances at the Belasco Theatre on April...

New comedy ‘POTUS’ to play the Shubert Theatre this spring

A political farce about the women running the White House will make its world premiere on Broadway this spring.  The play by Selina Fillinger, entitled...

‘Kimberly Akimbo’ announces Broadway transfer in fall 2022

“Kimberly Akimbo” will transfer to Broadway this fall. The new musical, with book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire and music by Jeanine Tesori, will start...

‘Hangmen’ announces Broadway return this spring

Martin McDonagh’s “Hangmen” will return to Broadway's Golden Theatre this spring, producers Robert Fox, Jean Doumanian and Craig Balsam announced Tuesday. The play is set...

‘The Kite Runner’ to play Broadway’s Hayes Theater this summer

A stage adaptation of "The Kite Runner" will play the Hayes Theater this summer.  The play with music, based on the 2003 book by Khaled...

‘A Strange Loop’ announces Broadway run this spring

Michael R. Jackson’s “A Strange Loop” will transfer to Broadway this spring. The Pulitzer Prize-winning musical will play the Lyceum Theatre, with exact dates and...

‘The Little Prince’ to play the Broadway Theatre this spring

A stage production of "The Little Prince" will play the Broadway Theatre this spring. The production, which features dance, acrobatics and video, has previously played...

Billy Crystal returns to Broadway in musical ‘Mr. Saturday Night’

Billy Crystal will return to Broadway this spring in a musical adaptation of "Mr. Saturday Night."  Crystal will play comedian Buddy Young Jr., the role...

Audra McDonald to star in ‘Ohio State Murders’ on Broadway

Audra McDonald will return to Broadway to star in Adrienne Kennedy's "Ohio State Murders." This production will mark the Broadway debut for Kennedy, an award-winning...

New Bollywood musical ‘Come Fall In Love-The DDLJ Musical’ eyes Broadway premiere

A new musical based on the longest running film in Indian cinema is slated to come to Broadway next year.  The musical, entitled "Come Fall...

‘American Buffalo’ plans Broadway run in spring 2022

“American Buffalo” starring Laurence Fishburne, Sam Rockwell and Darren Criss will get its Broadway run this spring.  The David Mamet play, directed by Neil Pepe,...

‘Pal Joey’ revival announced for 2022-2023 Broadway run

A newly revised iteration of “Pal Joey” will have a Broadway run during the 2022-2023 season, producer Jeffrey Richards announced Monday. Tony Goldwyn, who most...

Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga to star in ‘Macbeth’ on Broadway

Daniel Craig will star in a production of "Macbeth" on Broadway this spring.  The James Bond star will play opposite Ruth Negga, lead of the...

Lileana Blain-Cruz to direct Broadway revival of ‘The Skin of Our Teeth’

Lincoln Center Theater will stage a Broadway revival of Thornton Wilder's "The Skin of Our Teeth" this spring.  The revival of the 1943 production will...

‘Slave Play’ announces Broadway return this fall

"Slave Play" will return to Broadway this fall for an eight-week engagement.  The news, announced by playwright Jeremy O. Harris early Monday at a party...

‘Beetlejuice’ to reopen on Broadway in April 2022

“Beetlejuice” announced Monday that it will reopen on Broadway, this time at the Marriott Marquis Theatre, with a first performance scheduled for April 8,...

Museum of Broadway now set to open next summer

The Museum of Broadway will open in the summer of 2022, founders Julie Boardman and Diane Nicoletti announced Monday. The museum, located at 145 West...

Beanie Feldstein to star in Broadway revival of ‘Funny Girl’

Beanie Feldstein will star in a revival of "Funny Girl" on Broadway this spring.  This is the first Broadway revival of the 1964 musical and...

‘Dana H.,’ ‘Is This a Room’ to play Broadway in rep

"Dana H." and "Is This a Room" will both come to Broadway this fall and play the Lyceum Theater in repertory.  The two productions, which...

Sara Bareilles to star in Broadway return of ‘Waitress’

"Waitress" will return to Broadway with Sara Bareilles in the lead role. The musical will play a limited engagement at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre from...

‘Chicken and Biscuits’ announces Broadway run

"Chicken and Biscuits," a new play written by Douglas Lyons, will premiere on Broadway this fall.  The play, directed by Zhailon Levingston, will play the...

‘Paradise Square,’ produced by Garth Drabinsky, announces Broadway run

“Paradise Square,” a new musical about race relations in New York during the 1860s, has announced a Broadway run at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre this...

‘Bob Fosse’s Dancin’’ announces plans for Broadway revival

“Bob Fosse’s Dancin’,” a musical revue featuring Fosse’s choreography, plans to return to Broadway in the 2022-2023 season, producer Joey Parnes announced Thursday.  The production...

‘Pass Over’ to reopen the August Wilson Theatre on Broadway

Antoinette Chinonye Nwandu’s “Pass Over” will reopen the August Wilson Theatre on Broadway.  The play, directed by Danya Taymor, will play a limited engagement at...

‘Diana’ musical sets date for Broadway return, Netflix premiere

The "Diana" musical put tickets on sale Tuesday for an anticipated Broadway run starting Dec. 1. The new musical has set an opening night date...

Dominique Morisseau’s ‘Skeleton Crew’ announces Broadway premiere

Manhattan Theatre Club will present the Broadway premiere of Dominique Morisseau's "Skeleton Crew" in winter 2022, the theater company announced Monday.  This joins its previously...

‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ announces Broadway run

Keenan Scott II’s play "Thoughts of Colored Man" is set to premiere on Broadway when live theater resumes.  The play will be directed by Steve...

MTC announces fall Broadway premiere of ‘Lackawanna Blues,’ return to live theater

Manhattan Theatre Club is planning to bring back live theater productions in fall 2021.  The theater company aims to kick off their season this fall...

Second Stage to present new Lynn Nottage play on Broadway

Second Stage will present the New York premiere of a play by Lynn Nottage in its 2021 season.  Nottage’s play, which is currently untitled, will...

‘Smash’ musical aims for Broadway

Helmed by a newly announced creative team, a musical adaptation of "Smash" is setting its sights on Broadway. The musical, based on the NBC television...

‘Some Like It Hot’ to open on Broadway in fall 2021

The musical adaptation of "Some Like It Hot" will now head straight to Broadway in fall 2021.  The musical was originally slated to make its...

‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ will return to Broadway next season

"David Byrne’s American Utopia" will return to Broadway in September 2020, the show's producers announced Sunday. The show, which ends its engagement at the Hudson...

‘Sing Street’ will transfer to Broadway this spring

“Sing Street” will transfer to Broadway this spring following its run at New York Theatre Workshop.  Based on the 2016 film by John Carney, filmmaker...

Martin McDonagh’s ‘Hangmen’ will play Broadway this spring

Martin McDonagh’s “Hangmen” will transfer to Broadway this spring following Off-Broadway and West Ends runs.  Directed by Matthew Dunster, the play will begin previews at...

‘The Who’s Tommy’ announces Broadway revival in 2021

“The Who’s Tommy” is returning to Broadway.  Directed by Des McAnuff, the original director of the rock opera, the revival plans to come to Broadway...

‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ musical to open on Broadway this season

“Mrs. Doubtfire” is coming to Broadway this season. The musical, based on the Twentieth Century Fox film, will play the Stephen Sondheim Theatre beginning March...

Michael Jackson musical announces Broadway run

The Michael Jackson musical, entitled "MJ The Musical," announced Thursday that it will come to Broadway this summer. The musical will play the Neil Simon...

‘American Buffalo’ starring Laurence Fishburn and Sam Rockwell announces Broadway run

A revival of David Mamet’s “American Buffalo” starring Laurence Fishburn and Sam Rockwell will come to Broadway this spring.  Directed by Neil Pepe, who has...

Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick to star in Broadway revival of ‘Plaza Suite’

Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick will star on Broadway this spring in a revival of Neil Simon’s “Plaza Suite.”  Directed by John Benjamin Hickey,...

‘The Lehman Trilogy’ announces Broadway run

“The Lehman Trilogy” is headed to Broadway.  The play, chronicling close to two centuries of history about the Lehman family, will star original cast members...

Katrina Lenk, Patti LuPone to star in Broadway revival of ‘Company’

Katrina Lenk and Patti LuPone will star in a gender-swapped “Company” as it transfers to Broadway this spring.  In the revival of the Stephen Sondheim...

‘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...