Harry Connick Jr. Returning to Broadway For Cole Porter Tribute
Actor and musician Harry Connick Jr. will return to the Great White Way next year for True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter. Connick Jr. will head to the stage for a three-week limited engagement to celebrate the work of legendary songwriter Cole Porter. He came up with the... Read more
‘Beetlejuice’ Announces Final Broadway Show In 2020
The highly-acclaimed Broadway show Beetlejuice has announced its final show on the Great White Way next year. Since its opening, the show, which is based on Tim Burton’s 1988 film, has been a smash-hit – even breaking the Winter Garden Theatre Box Office Record for performances during the week... Read more
Alanis Morissette Reveals ‘Jagged Little Pill’ Anniversary Tour Dates
Alanis Morissette, who is set to celebrate her smash-hit record with a special concert in New York City this Monday, has revealed a headlining anniversary tour. Morissette will play a rare one-night gig at New York City’s Apollo Theatre tonight, December 2, to celebrate the opening of the Broadway... Read more
Baseball and Broadway Bolster Weekend Onsales
Like millions of Americans’ stomachs, the entertainment market is stuffed post-Thanksgiving. There are plenty of events with tickets going on sale throughout the weekend and into early December, most notably a plethora of Broadway productions and spring MLB baseball. Theatrical shows inundate both presale and general sale listings, beginning... 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
The Shubert Organization To Use IBM Blockchain on Broadway
The Shubert Organization, Broadway’s largest ticket operator, has announced a partnership with the Boston-based startup True Tickets to power IBM blockchain technology. The partnership between the powerhouse Broadway business and startup was announced Wednesday; the startup was one of the two companies selected to take part in this summer’s... 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