Opening Night Of ‘West Side Story’ Revival Met With Protests
A West Side Story revival premiered on Broadway this past Thursday night, but the opening was met with about 100 protesters. The protesters gathered outside the theater to demand the removal of cast member Amar Ramasar, who is performing the role of the Sharks gang leader Bernardo. Previously, Ramasar... Read more
Broadway’s ‘West Side Story’ Delays Opening Due To Actor Injury
Broadway’s West Side Story was slated to open in February, but the show’s opening has been delayed while the lead man recovers from a knee injury. Producer Scott Rudin revealed the news that the show will be postponed from February 6 to 20 to give lead actor Isaac Powell... Read more
State Fairs, NFL Football Headline New Weekend Ticket Sales
This holiday weekend will have people ready to make the transition from spring to fall, as seasonal favorite events like NFL games and state fairs release various tickets. Saturday’s general sale listings are highlighted by the Illinois State Fair and the many big-name concerts heading to the fairgrounds later... Read more
Regional Theater Headlines Wednesday Tickets On Sale
Despite various sports playoffs taking place and summer concert season fast approaching, theater tickets are front and center on Wednesday. The midweek listings are rich with regional theater performances, including West Side Story, Fiddler on the Roof and Newsies, all of which are available for presale. The lone production... Read more