Chazz Palminteri To Perform In His Play ‘A Bronx Tale Musical’
The Academy Award nominee and actor Chazz Palminteri is set to join the cast and play Sonny in his Broadway musical, A Bronx Tale, this month. A Bronx Tale was originally written by Palminteri and performed as a one-man show in 1989. After moving it off-Broadway, he wrote the... Read more
Friday Onsales Feature Concerts from Fleetwood Mac, Childish Gambino and more
Concerts dominated the end-of-week ticket listings, with a number of top artists seeing multiple shows head on sale. Leading the pack are Fleetwood Mac’s fall tour, Childish Gambino, Death Cab For Cutie, BØRNS, Odesza, Old Dominion, They Might Be Giants, and The Piano Guys. Select shows from Maroon 5,... Read more
Bette Midler Returns to ‘Hello, Dolly!’ For Final Broadway Run
Bette Midler will return to the Broadway musical “Hello, Dolly!” this summer for the Tony-winning show’s final production run at New York City’s Shubert Theatre. Producer Scott Rudin made the announcement last week on the one-year anniversary of the production. Since Midler’s departure, Bernadette Peters stepped in, but will... Read more
‘The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical’ Set To Launch In 2019
“Percy Jackson and the Olympians” book series by Rick Riordan made waves in the publishing and film industries, and now, the story is being adapted for a Broadway musical. The five-book fantasy series, which begins with “The Lightning Thief,” revolves around the main character, Percy Jackson, who is in... Read more
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Breaks Box Office Records
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child broke a Broadway record in preview sales with over $2 million gross last week – becoming the top-grossing play in Broadway history. The play has been highly anticipated since author J.K. Rowling announced the release of the story nine years after the last book... Read more
Feel The Nostalgia As ‘Empire Records’ Hits Broadway In 2020
Popular ’90s movie Empire Records is currently in the works for a Broadway adaptation, with a target 2020 premiere. Empire Records, released in 1995, was among the many classic teenage movies from the ’90s, alongside hits like Clueless, 10 Things I Hate About You, She’s All That, and American Pie. The film takes... Read more
High Profile Debuts Lead to High Expectations for Broadway Season
Shows like Hamilton, Wicked, and Dear Evan Hansen have dominated sales and headlines on Broadway of late, but there are some new kids in town, and they’re packing some major expectations. Frozen, Mean Girls and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child ride into town this spring, carrying with them... Read more
‘Springsteen On Broadway’ Extends Shows Through December
Bruce Springsteen’s hit show, “Springsteen on Broadway” will be extended through December 2018, with 81 additional shows added – and if you’re a Verified Fan, you’re in luck. Springsteen announced the third extension of the show yesterday at New York City’s Walter Kerr Theatre, claiming that the December 15... Read more
Josh Groban, Idina Menzel Announce Fall 2018 Tour Dates
The multi-platform award winning singer/songwriter Josh Groban will hit the road this fall, joined by recording artist and actress Idina Menzel, on his fall 2018 arena tour. Groban’s Bridges Tour will hit 17 cities across the country, starting in Georgia on October 18 and wrapping up at New York... Read more
Atticus Finch Portrayal Spurs Lawsuit Over Sorkin’s Mockingbird
The Broadway world is buzzing over the adaptation of Harper Lee’s classic novel, To Kill A Mockingbird, set to hit theaters late this year, but a lawsuit brought by the estate of the late author is seeking to put a halt to the Aaron Sorkin adaptation, due to its... Read more