Broadway’s ‘Love Supreme’ Aims to Curb Phone Usage With Yondr
As cellphones become more and more of a problem during live events, the Broadway show Freestyle Love Supreme is stepping up and taking action to end phone usage through the service Yondr. Yondr locks fans’ cellphones in a pouch during an event where they can only access the phone if... 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
Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker To Star in Broadway’s ‘Plaza Suite’
The revival of Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite is returning to Broadway next year and is set to feature real-life married couple Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick. The show, produced by Ambassador Theatre Group, Gavin Kalin Productions, and Hal Luftig, will run for a limited 17 weeks at the... Read more
Theater Shows, NBA Games Headline Weekend Onsales
Several theater shows and NBA teams are releasing tickets over the weekend, including Mean Girls, The Lehman Trilogy, and the Portland Trail Blazers. Mean Girls’ December through January run in Chicago will go on general sale Sunday. The musical based off Tina Fey’s 2004 cult classic received 12 Tony... Read more
‘Florida Man’ Will Make Off-Broadway Debut This Month
“Florida man caught illegally feeding wild alligator resists arrest: “He’s a good boy…and he loves bagels”  “Florida man punches ATM for giving him too much cash”  “Florida man arrested for having sex with pit bull in yard as neighbors pleaded with him to stop”  These are just a few... Read more
Theater Performances Headline Memorial Day Weekend Onsales
Musicals and ballet performances are among tickets up-for-grabs this Memorial Day weekend. Summer performances of the musical Come From Away at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa will have tickets available Monday, as well as Russian Ballet performances of Swan Lake for San Mateo and San Francisco shows. Tickets to... Read more
Mrs. Doubtfire Musical In The Works, May Head To Broadway
The 1993 hit comedy Mrs. Doubtfire, which rocked movie theaters with a stellar performance from Robin Williams, may head to Broadway as a new musical in the future. According to Playbill, Tony-nominee Rob McClure, who is currently starring in Beetlejuice, along with Hello, Dolly! star Kate Baldwin, are reportedly... Read more