Jordin Sparks Returns To Broadway For Role In ‘Waitress’
Popstar and American Idol winner Jordin Sparks will return to Broadway this fall, where she’ll take on a role in Waitress. Sparks will take the stage as Jenna from Alison Luff on September 16 through October 27. She’ll perform alongside YouTube star Colleen Ballinger, as well as Mark Evans... Read more
Theatergoers Upset After ‘Ticket Glitch’ at Omaha Playhouse
The beloved play Annie is set to open at the Omaha Community Playhouse in Nebraska next week, but some fans are frustrated after a “ticket glitch” messed up their orders. According to WOWT 6News, a promotion was listed online that allowed fans to score free tickets to the show.... Read more
‘Company’ Returns To Broadway With Woman Lead
Company is returning to Broadway in 2020, but this time, a woman will star in the show. The musical, which received six Tonys including best new musical in 1971, follows the story of a 35-year-old who is stuck in a group of married friends. It has been revived twice,... Read more
Theater Shows Take Over Weekend Tickets On Sale
Theater shows across the country are going on sale this weekend, including Dear Evan Hansen, Shen Yun performances, and Hello, Dolly! Dear Evan Hansen’s tour stops in Houston will go on sale Sunday, while tickets to St. Louis performances will be available Monday. Chinese dance company Shen Yun will... Read more
‘Soul Train’ Musical To Open On Broadway In 2021
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the television show “Soul Train,” producers are bringing the story to Broadway. The idea first transpired when producer Matthew Weaver, known for his work with Rock of Ages, acquired the stage rights to adapt the 1971 TV show into a musical back in... Read more
‘Caroline, or Change,’ ‘A Soldiers Play’ To Return To Broadway
The Roundabout Theater Company are reviving two plays revolving around race – Caroline, or Change and A Soldier’s Play – which will head out on Broadway next spring. Earlier this week, the company revealed the news. A Soldier’s Play, which was staged Off Broadway back in 1981 before being... Read more
Six Broadway Shows To Close This Month Ahead of Fall Openings
Theatergoers: it’s your last chance to see a handful of shows this month before they close their curtains for good. Following the Tony Awards earlier this year, multiple Broadway shows announced that they will close before the year ends. This month alone, six shows are closing. The Prom, which... Read more
Christmas Musicals Take Over Thursday Tickets On Sale
People are already thinking about Christmas in July, as multiple holiday theater shows are headed on sale tomorrow. The Elf On The Shelf: A Christmas Musical will be available for presale in Connecticut, Kentucky, and Illinois tomorrow, while A Magical Cirque Christmas will be up-for-grabs in San Diego. Rudolph... Read more
Theater Shows Headline Wednesday Tickets On Sale
A handful of musicals, ballets, orchestra concerts, and theater performances will be up-for-grabs tomorrow. The Office! A Musical Parody will be available for presale in Minneapolis, Lexington, and Syracuse, followed by Macbeth in Milwaukee and The St. George Theatre Christmas Show in Staten Island. A handful of Broadway touring... Read more
Musicals, Disney On Ice Headline Tuesday Tickets On Sale
Tuesday has a round of kid-friendly tickets up-for-grabs, including a handful of musicals, theater shows, and Disney On Ice. Disney On Ice’s Worlds of Enchantment at Rio Rancho’s Santa Ana Star Center will have tickets available for presale tomorrow, as well as the King Princess show in St. Louis... Read more