London Theater’s Ceiling Breaks, Falls on Audience
An audience was enjoying a show at the Piccadilly Theatre in London yesterday when part of the ceiling collapsed. Death of a Salesman, featuring U.S. actor Wendell Pierce, was playing at the venue. According to BBC, those in the audience reportedly heard “dripping sounds indicating water was coming through... Read more
‘Harry Potter’ Reportedly Struggles To Sell In Second Season
Harry Potter And The Cursed Child was a smash-hit when it first opened its curtains on Broadway last year, even breaking box office records for preview sales with over $2 million. However, now in its second season on the Great White Way, the play is struggling to sell seats.... Read more
Glee’s Darren Criss To Perform In ‘American Buffalo’ Revival
The Emmy Award winning actor Darren Criss, known for his time on Glee, will return to the Broadway stage in the revival of American Buffalo. American Buffalo first opened on Broadway in 1977. The show delves into the story of Don, a junk shop owner who sold a buffalo... Read more
The Who’s ‘Tommy’ Musical Will Return To Broadway In 2021
The Who’s Tommy, which garnered five Tony Awards during its time on Broadway in the ’90s, will return to the Great White Way in 2021. The original Broadway show ran for 889 performances from 1993 to 1995 and revolved around a deaf, dumb, and blind pinball wizard from The... Read more
Construction Collapse Causes Cancellation of Remaining ‘Wicked’ Shows
Performances of the acclaimed Broadway show Wicked were set to take place in New Orleans through this weekend, but due to a construction collapse near the venue, all remaining shows have been cancelled. Over the weekend, the Hard Rock Hotel, which is under construction on Canal Street, partially collapsed.... Read more
Months After Cancellation, MJ Musical Back On Path To Broadway
The Michael Jackson-based musical, which was derailed for a bit, now plans to head to Broadway in 2020. The musical, originally dubbed Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough, will be called MJ. The show was cancelled this past February due to the recent sexual allegations that surfaced against the... Read more
Parents Demand Refunds For YouTube Star Blippi’s Tour Over Impersonator
Blippi, the YouTube star who regularly garners millions of views teaching kids about fire trucks and tractors, just announced a tour across the U.S. However, after purchasing tickets, many parents realized that the tour will actually only include a Blippi impersonator, not the actor seen on YouTube adorned in... Read more
‘The Height of the Storm’ Opens On Broadway This Week
The Height of the Storm, a Florian Zeller play, has begun previews at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre this week. The show, directed by Jonathan Kent and translated by Christopher Hampton, revolves around the characters Andre and Madeleine, who have spent 50 years married. However their life starts to... Read more
Broadway Kicks-Off Fall Season With $29M, New Shows
It’s officially fall, and that means Broadway is gearing up for a new season following the closing of various summer shows. According to Deadline, the box office brought in $29,320,908 last week, which is only one percent more than the previous week. While Deadline notes that Broadway is still... Read more
Kristin Chenoweth To Perform Limited Engagement on Broadway
The Tony Award-Winning actress Kristin Chenoweth, known for her work in Wicked and You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, is returning to Broadway this fall for a limited time for a show celebrating the release of her latest LP, For The Girls.  The show, which revolves around some of... Read more