Monday, February 17, 2020
David Byrne’s American Utopia is going to keep burning down the house.
The musician’s acclaimed show will be returning to Broadway this fall, its producers revealed on Sunday. American …SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 12:40AM
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Transparent star Alexandra Billings is breaking Broadway barriers and joining Wicked, becoming the first trans actress to be in its cast. Her first performance as Madame Morrible is set …SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 11:58PM
Monday, September 16, 2019
Phyllis Newman, who won a Tony Award for Subways Are for Sleeping, has died at 86. Deadline first reported the news.
Her son, Vogue theater critic Adam Green, confirmed his mother’s deat…SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 12:22AM
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
A Broadway performance of To Kill a Mockingbird ended in panic as people mistook a motorcycle backfire outside for gunshots and fled the Shubert Theatre in New York City.
Gideon Glick, an a…SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 12:25AM
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
The Oscar-winning actress Faye Dunaway has been dropped from Tea at Five, a one-woman play about Katharine Hepburn that had been headed to Broadway.
“The producers of Tea at Five announced…SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 07:50PM
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Broadway’s Beautiful: The Carole King Musical will end its run after nearly six years, producers Paul Blake and Mike Bosner announced on Wednesday. Its last performance will be Oct. 27.
…SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 09:30PM
Sunday, July 7, 2019
Martin Charnin, who created and directed the first production of the iconic Broadway musical Annie, has died. He was 84.
Charnin’s daughter Sasha confirmed the news in a Facebook post on S…SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 07:40PM
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Be More Chill, the musical whose online popularity gave way to a Broadway debut in March, will play its final performance on Aug. 11.
The show follows Jeremy (Will Roland), a self-described…SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 11:05PM
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Less than a year after opening, The Prom will be taking its last bow on Broadway this summer. The Tony-nominated musical has set its final performance for Aug. 11 at the Longacre Theatre.
…SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 09:41PM
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Many “A Star Is Born” fans were shocked that director Bradley Cooper didn’t earn an Oscar nod for the film, and on Tuesday, Cooper himself admitted that he initially felt …SOURCE: Variety at 01:50PM
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
#GoldOpen, the Asian community movement that bought out theaters for showings of “Crazy Rich Asians,” has announced a new partnership with AMC Theaters. The collaboration aims to…SOURCE: Variety at 04:54PM
Friday, January 25, 2019
“Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has called the news of a mostly performance-less Oscars ceremony “disappointing.” Variety exclusively learned that only two of …SOURCE: Variety at 01:56PM
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Twitter has unveiled its top-trending topics and tweets of 2018, with Lady Gaga, Barack Obama, and BTS commanding the most popular posts. Leave it to Gaga to write a tweet six years ago that…SOURCE: Variety at 06:00AM
Monday, November 12, 2018
Lady Gaga was forced to evacuate her Malibu home as the Woolsey fire rages on, but the singer and “A Star Is Born” actress took time to visit a Red Cross shelter on Sunday. ̶…SOURCE: Variety at 02:46PM
Thursday, November 8, 2018
After a deadly shooting in Thousand Oaks, Calif., that left at least 12 people dead and dozens injured, Hollywood figures including Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ellen Degeneres, and Rob Lowe turned t…SOURCE: Variety at 01:30PM
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Caroll Hall, who composed and wrote the music for the Broadway musical “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas,” died Oct. 11 in New York City, her publicist announced. Hall had bee…SOURCE: Variety at 05:53PM
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
The Hollywood Music in Media Awards, recognizing music in film, TV, video games, commercials, and trailers, today announced nominees for its 2018 edition. Among the nominates films are Brad…SOURCE: Variety at 04:45PM
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Netflix’s “Queer Eye,” HBO’s “Barry,” Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” and CBS’ “Young Sheldon” are among the TV n…SOURCE: Variety at 06:19PM
Monday, September 17, 2018
Broadway actress and “Black-ish” star Jenifer Lewis wore a custom Nike sweater with the brand’s emblem on the Emmys red carpet in support of Colin Kaepernick. “I am w…SOURCE: Variety at 06:00PM
Friday, September 14, 2018
Bradley Cooper, the director, producer, writer, and lead actor in the upcoming “A Star Is Born” remake, spoke for the first time about the sexual harassment allegations against o…SOURCE: Variety at 01:27PM
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Broadway actress Marin Mazzie, who starred in productions of “Ragtime,” “Kiss Me, Kate,” and “Passion,” died on Thursday morning at her Manhattan home fo…SOURCE: Variety at 06:54PM
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
The pizza-related horror movie “Slice,” starring Chance the Rapper, is coming to theaters across the U.S. for one night only on Monday, Sept. 10. Nearly two years after the rappe…SOURCE: Variety at 06:09PM
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Ariana Grande was only scheduled to do a comedy skit on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Thursday, but ended up bringing the house down with her rendition of Aretha Fr…SOURCE: Variety at 11:56PM