Wednesday, January 25, 2023

2022-2023 Show Logos: Almost Famous and Kimberly Akimbo by JK

We're still playing catch up on the Broadway logos for the 2022 - 2023 season. So today we'll take a look at a pair of shows from the fall. One has closed, the other seems to be gaining trac…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:24AM
Tuesday, January 17, 2023

So You've Been Told Your Show Is Closing by Anika Larsen

Almost Famous's Anika Larson on how to navigate heartbreak and how to pick yourself back up again.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:18PM
Monday, January 16, 2023

2022-2023 Logos: Kimberly Akimbo and Almost Famous by JK

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SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:18AM
Sunday, January 15, 2023

‘IT’S A HARD TIME’: WHY ARE SO MANY BROADWAY SHOWS CLOSING EARLY? by Robert Shuman

(David Smith’s article appeared in the Guardian, 1/14; via Pam Green; Photo: KPOP, Almost Famous, Ohio State Murders. Composite: Getty; Handout.) A slew of well-reviewed productions have…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 03:19PM
Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Rush to Say Farewell to Beetlejuice by Caitlin Moynihan

On January 8, the Netherworld exited Broadway when Beetlejuice played its final performance, and audiences flocked to the Marquis Theatre to say goodbye. The musical, which is now touring ac…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:06PM
Sunday, January 8, 2023

Photos: Original Film Star Billy Crudup Visits ALMOST FAMOUS

Billy Crudup, who played Russell Hammond in the original Almost Famous film, visited the cast of Almost Famous on Broadway this week, and BroadwayWorld was there to capture the moment. Check…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:43AM

Almost Famous Ends Broadway Run January 8 by Talaura Harms

Based on the 2000 film, the musical features a book by filmmaker Cameron Crowe and music by Tom Kitt.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Friday, January 6, 2023

See Jimmy Fallon Rock Out With the Cast of Almost Famous on Broadway by Margaret Hall

Fallon played manager Dennis Hope in the original film, now adapted for the stage by Oscar winner Cameron Crowe.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM

Photos: Original Movie Cast Member Jimmy Fallon Attends ALMOST FAMOUS Performance

Check out photos of Almost Famous film cast member Jimmy Fallon (Dennis Hope) attending a performance of Broadway’s Almost Famous!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:01PM
Thursday, January 5, 2023

Video: Jimmy Fallon Joins The Cast Of ALMOST FAMOUS At Curtain Call

Tonight, the cast of the Broadway adaptation of the hit film Almost Famous welcomed film star Jimmy Fallon on stage for the show's curtain call. Check out video of Jimmy rocking out with t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:46PM
Wednesday, January 4, 2023

Why Starring on Broadway Means 'Everything' to Almost Famous' Chris Wood by Andrew Gans

The new musical casts Supergirl star as rock guitarist Russell Hammond.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM
Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Anika Larsen on How Almost Famous Closing Is Like a Painful Break-Up by Anika Larsen

The cast processes the news that their musical is closing early on Broadway, and tries to find optimism in heartbreak.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:48PM

Theater News by Sandi Durell

Broadway will look dark in the next couple of months as many shows are set to close between January and February: 1776, Almost Famous, Bettlejuice, Into The Woods, A Strange Loop, Death of a…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:24AM
Saturday, December 31, 2022

My Favorite Theatrical Things in 2022 by Jan Simpson

Theater worked hard this year to come back from the pandemic. As part of those efforts, Broadway dropped its requirement that theatergoers show proof of being vaccinated and made mask wearin…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 05:06PM
Friday, December 30, 2022

Solea Pfeiffer Is Starting to Discover Her Power by Andrew Gans

The Almost Famous star is bursting out of her box, and pushing herself to greater artistic heights.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM

2022 in Review: Our Favorite Broadway Productions by JK

 2022 in Review: Our Favorite Broadway Productions (2 Categories + Final Wrap-up) We were fortunate enough to see 13 different productions on Broadway in 2022; these are the shows we c…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:24AM
Wednesday, December 28, 2022

2022 in Review: Our Favorite Broadway Writing, Design and Direction by JK

 2022 in Review: Our Favorite Broadway Writing, Design & Direction (11 Categories) We were fortunate enough to see 13 different productions on Broadway in 2022; these are the shows…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Tuesday, December 27, 2022

Cameron Crowe Knows You’ve Been Talking Behind His Back; He Pays It No Mind by Margaret Hall

The Almost Famous scribe opens up about how he handles bad reviews (it involves Joni Mitchell).

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:03PM
Monday, December 26, 2022

2022 in Review: Our Favorite Broadway Performances by JK

We are so excited to be back on a regular basis - every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Your response to our "warm-up/re-entry" reviews has been overwhelming. Thank you for coming back and for…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 09:18AM
Saturday, December 24, 2022

This Week on Broadway for December 24, 2022: Between Riverside and Crazy by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Between Riverside and Crazy, Almost Famous, Des Moines @ Theatre for a New Audience, and Marilyn Maye @ Dizzy’s Club in Jaz…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 11:39AM
Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Don’t Call Them Groupies: How the Band-Aids in Almost Famous Are Dressed for Empowerment by Margaret Hall

The actors, and the designer who dressed them, discuss how they created their effortlessly cool, rockstar girlfriend aesthetic for the Broadway musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:06PM
Tuesday, December 20, 2022

‘Almost Famous’ to Close on January 8 by Billy McEntee

'Almost Famous,' the new musical based on Cameron Crowe's film, will play its final performance on Broadway on Sunday, January 8, 2023. The post ‘Almost Famous’ to Close on January 8 ap…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 01:12PM

ALMOST FAMOUS Will Close on Broadway 

The rock n’ roll musical from Cameron Crowe and Tom Kitt is currently playing at the Jacobs Theatre.

SOURCE: Theatrely at 08:39AM

Musical adaptation of ‘Almost Famous’ will close on Broadway by Michael Paulson

“Almost Famous,” a stage adaptation of the acclaimed 2000 film about a teenager who travels with a rock band while endeavoring to become a music journalist, will close on Broadway on Jan…

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 08:32AM

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, December 20, 2022 by Ashley Steves

“Almost Famous” To Close, “The Collaboration” To Extend, Reviews For “Great Expectations” and “Des Moines” “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

‘Almost Famous’ is closing on Broadway. We found last-minute tickets. by Matt Levy

"Almost Famous" on Broadway is closing at the Jacobs Theatre on Jan. 8. We found tickets for all remaining shows.

SOURCE: The New York Post at 07:03AM

Wake Up With BWW 12/20: ALMOST FAMOUS Sets Closing Date, and More

Top stories include: Almost Famous sets its closing date for next month, the national tour of 1776 will launch in February in Philadelphia, and more!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:10AM
Monday, December 19, 2022

Almost Famous, Based on the Cameron Crowe Movie, Sets Broadway Closing Date by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway musical adaptation of Cameron Crowe's 2000 film Almost Famous will close on January 8. It began performances at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on October 3 and officially opened …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:03PM

Almost Famous Musical to End Broadway Run

The rock musical opened last month at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:06PM

Almost Famous to Close on Broadway by Diep Tran

When it closes, the musical based on the Cameron Crowe film will have played 77 performances.

SOURCE: Playbill at 07:18PM

Musical Adaptation of ‘Almost Famous’ Will Close on Broadway by Michael Paulson

The show, a passion project for Cameron Crowe, opened on Broadway in early November, but has faced soft sales in a competitive market.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 06:32PM

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