Wednesday, July 6, 2022

NEWS

Broadway’s box office holds steady as ‘Into the Woods’ begins previews

Broadway’s box office held steady during a holiday week - and for many, the first week of summer vacation - as “Into the Woods” began previews. For the week ending July 3, Broadway grossed $29,926,106,...

Jeff Kready temporarily steps in for Christopher Fitzgerald in Broadway’s ‘Company’

Jeff Kready has temporarily stepped in for Christopher Fitzgerald in “Company” on Broadway. Kready takes over the role of David in the revival of the Stephen Sondheim – George Furth musical through July 24. “Christopher Fitzgerald...

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS restores grant amounts to pre-COVID levels

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has restored its grant amounts to pre-pandemic levels. In June, BC/EFA awarded $2,135,000 to more than 260 social service providers. This was the third round of grants awarded in this fiscal year. The...

Hillary Clinton to moderate BroadwayCon panel

Hillary Clinton will be appearing at this year's BroadwayCon. Clinton will moderate a panel entitled "Here's to the Ladies: Hillary Rodham Clinton Live at BroadwayCon." The panel features Vanessa Williams, Julie White and LaChanze, and will...

Broadway’s ‘The Minutes’ to require masks through end of run

"The Minutes" has announced a mandatory mask policy for the finals weeks of its Broadway run. Producers announced Thursday that the policy is being implemented at the request of the company members. The 16-week limited engagement...

Judges and Coaches reflect on the importance of theater education at the Jimmy Awards

The importance of theater education and supporting the arts at every level was front and center at Monday night’s Jimmy Awards. The coaches and judges who worked with and evaluated students throughout the week were...

New dates announced for Broadway run of ‘Camelot’

The Lincoln Center Theater production of “Camelot” has announced new dates.The Lerner and Loewe musical will now begin performances on March 9, 2023 with opening night scheduled for April 13, 2023 at...

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 Broadway, including Jenna Augen, Faye Castelow, Arty Froushan and Aaron Neil. Also appearing...

Jimmy Awards alumni attend the 2022 ceremony

Alumni of the Jimmy Awards were on hand Monday night to celebrate the 2022 nominees and winners at the Minskoff Theatre. The joy was palpable for 2018 Jimmy Awards Best Performance by an Actor winner...

‘A Strange Loop,’ ‘MJ’ still flying high at the box office post-Tony Awards

“A Strange Loop” and “MJ” continue to break records at the box office following the Tony Awards. For the week ending June 26, the 27 Broadway productions grossed $30,789,627 and played to 87% capacity. These...