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Olivia Wilde Will Make Broadway Debut In 1984; Full Cast Announced

Looking ahead to the 2017-18 season on Broadway, full casting has been announced for the Broadway premiere of George Orwell’s 1984. Producers Sonia Friedman and Scott Rudin proudly announced the full casting for the highly anticipated production that will kick off the new Broadway season before the 2017 Tony Awards even hit the stage. Orwell’s 1984 is set to come

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Sara Bareilles Steps Into Waitress On Broadway

Grammy and Tony Award nominee Sara Bareilles makes her Broadway debut tonight in the role of Jenna in Waitress, for which she is also the composer-lyricist. Bareilles steps into the role of Jenna following in the footsteps of Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller, who originated the role on Broadway. Bareilles appears in the production for a limited 10-weeks only through June 11th, 2017. As

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Once On This Island Will Return To Broadway

While Broadway has been introduced to a new island this season, at the northeast tip of North America, a more familiar island will join Newfoundland next season with a revival of Aherns and Flaherty’s Once On This Island now officially announced. Producers have announced the show will begin previews November 9th before officially opening December 3rd, 2017 at a theater to

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Writing Team Now Secured For Beetlejuice Musical

Warner Brothers, who is currently represented on Broadway with Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, has secured their writing team for their next theatrical endeavor, an adaptation of Beetlejuice as a stage musical. Beetlejuice will feature a score by Eddie Perfect and a book by Scott Brown and Anthony King. This new team joins the previously announced Alex Timbers (Pictured Right) who

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The Price Opens On Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company continues it’s 2016-17 season on Broadway tonight as Arthur Miller’s The Price officially opens. The Price officially opens on Broadway tonight after beginning previews February 16th at The American Airlines Theatre. The show is a limited engagement running through May 7th only. Written by Arthur Miller, The Price follows Victor Franz who gave up his dream of

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“The Show Must Go On” – Broadway Plays On In Historic Blizzard

As of 9:30 AM this morning, The Broadway League has announced “the show will go on” with all Broadway shows scheduled to play regular performances March 14th as a significant snowstorm bears down on New York City and the surrounding region. While New York City remains in a blizzard warning for the time being, forecasters have since downgraded the winter storm

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Significant Other Opens On Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company’s critically acclaimed Significant Other, first seen Off-Broadway in 2015, officially opens on Broadway tonight. Significant Other officially opens tonight on Broadway after beginning previews February 14th at The Booth Theatre (Pictured Right). The show comes to Broadway following an Off-Broadway at Roundabout Theatre Company’s Laura Pels Theatre from May 2015 to August 2015. The play is written by Joshua Harmon who

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Sunday In The Park With George Opens On Broadway

The New York City Center production of Sunday In The Park With George, which transferred to Broadway this spring following critical acclaim, officially opens tonight. Sunday In The Park With George officially opens tonight following a preview period which began at February 11th at Broadway’s newest and oldest house, The Hudson Theatre (Pictured Right). The production which began as a benefit

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