Half Time

GOTTA DANCE heads to Broadway – renamed HALF TIME

Producers Dori Berinstein and Bill Damaschke announced today that the new musical comedy formerly known as Gotta Dance, which recently played a triumphant World Premiere at Broadway in Chicago’s Bank of America Theater, will open on Broadway in the Spring on 2017 as HALF TIME. “We are thrilled without new title HALF TIME and feel it far better captures the story and […]

Gerard Alessandrini | Credit Ben Gabbe

Cast announced for SPAMILTON

From Gerard Alessandrini, the mastermind behind Forbidden Broadway, comes SPAMILTON, a sneak peek into his ongoing obsession with Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton. This summer, for 18 performances only, audiences will have the opportunity to share in Alessandrini‘s madness, at the Triad Off-Broadway  (158 West 72nd Street), for an evening that celebrates, roasts and eviscerates the Broadway blockbuster. The first performance will take place on […]

Sierra Boggess and Cast | School of Rock - The Musical | Winter Garden Theatre | Credit Matthew Murphy

Sierra Boggess set to depart SCHOOL OF ROCK THE MUSICAL

Original company member Sierra Boggess is set to depart Andrew Lloyd Webber’s smash hit, SCHOOL OF ROCK – THE MUSICAL with her final performance as Rosalie Mullins on Monday 8th August 2016. A replacement will be announced shortly. Currently in performances at Broadway’s Winter Garden Theatre (1634 Broadway), SCHOOL OF ROCK – THE MUSICAL is based on the smash hit 2003 film of […]


Full cast announced for Broadway’s THE FRONT PAGE

Producer Scott Rudin has announced the staggering complete cast list for the upcoming production of THE FRONT PAGE, Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur’s classic 1928 comedy set in the world of the Chicago newspaper business. Joining previously announced stars Nathan Lane, John Slattery, John Goodman, Jefferson Mays, and Sherie Rene Scott will be Holland Taylor and Robert Morse, along with Dylan Baker, Patricia Conolly, Halley Feiffer, Dann Florek, John Magaro, Danny Mastrogiorgio, Christopher McDonald, David […]

Laura Dreyfuss and Ben Platt | Dear Evan Hansen | Second Stage | Credit Margot Schulman

DEAR EVAN HANSEN will transfer to Broadway

Producer Stacey Mindich has announced today that the new musical DEAR EVAN HANSEN will begin performances on Broadway in November 2016 at a to-be-announced Shubert theatre. With a book by Steven Leveson, score by Benj Hasek & Justin Paul, and direction by Michael Greif, DEAR EVAN HANSEN has its world premiere at Arena Stage, Washington, […]

Andrew Keenan Bolger & Sarah Charles Lewis | Tuck Everlasting | Broadhurst Theatre | Credit Joan Marcus

TUCK EVERLASTING to close this weekend

TUCK EVERLASTING will play its final performance this Sunday (29th May 2016) at 7:30pm after playing 28 previews and 39 regular performances at Broadway’s Broadhurst Theatre. TUCK EVERLASTING began previews on 31st March and officially opened on 26th April 2016. Based on the beloved novel by Natalie Babbitt, TUCK EVERLASTING, features a book by Tony […]

Leslie Odom Jr.

HAMILTON’s Leslie Odom Jr. to release debut album

On the heels of receiving a Tony nomination for best lead actor in a musical for his outstanding role as Aaron Burr in the Broadway phenomenon Hamilton, Leslie Odom Jr. will soon show fans his vocal prowess in another musical setting, the recording studio, when his superb self-titled debut album of jazz classics, LESLIE ODOM JR., is released June 10 on S-Curve Records. […]

Christian Borle | Credit Joan Marcus

Christian Borle to lead CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY on Broadway

Two-time Tony winner Christian Borle, who is currently starring in Something Rotten! and headlining the Broadway revival of Falsettos this autumn, will take on the lead role of Willy Wonka in CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY next spring. Directed by Jack O’Brien and choreographed by Joshua Bergasse, the reworked transfer of the hit London musical is set to begin […]

Seth Rudetsky & Roger Bart | Disaster! The Musical | Nederlander Theatre | Credit Jeremy Daniel

DIASTER! shutters today on Broadway

After a lack of Tony Nominees this week, DISASTER!, starring Roger Bart (and currently Will Swenson), Kerry Butler, Adam Pascal and more, will close today at the Nederlander Theatre; it had been scheduled to run through to 3rd July. The musical comedy, based on cult favourite disaster movies from the 1970s, will have played 32 […]

Original Broadway Cast | Finding Neverland The Musical | Lunt-Fontanne Theatre | Credit Carol Rosegg

FINDING NEVERLAND flies away this summer

Gary Barlow’s adaptation of FINDING NEVERLAND will close on Broadway this summer on 21st August. At time of closing, the production, currently led by Alfie Boe and Laura Michelle Kelly, will have played 33 previews and 565 regular performances at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. It officially opened on 15th April 2015. Plans for the musical come […]