Monday, February 24, 2020

Broadway's Beetlejuice, Moulin Rouge!, and American Utopia Celebrated Director Alex Timbers February 21 by Nathan Skethway

John Mulaney, David Byrne, and more attended the reception in honor of the Tony-nominated director.

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

Photo Flash: Cast and Creatives of BEETLEJUICE, MOULIN ROUGE!, AMERICAN UTOPIA, and More Celebrate Alex Timbers

Last night, the producers of the Broadway hits Beetlejuice, David Byrne's American Utopia and Moulin Rouge! The Musical hosted a special celebration in honor of director Alex Timbers. The ev…

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

A radically reworked West Side Story comes to Broadway: Review by Leah Greenblatt

How do you solve a problem like a remake? Play it too faithfully and you’re just doing karaoke, or community theater; stray too far and you risk losing the thread of the original text — …

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Broadway Grosses w/e 2/16/2020 – Bringin’ Six-y Back

Long over-due relief came to the box office last week thanks to a three-day holiday weekend. Overall grosses were up 16% which was a 2% improvement on the same week last year. Most shows had…

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David Byrne's American Utopia Announces Return to Broadway in 2021 by Michael Appler

David Byrne’s American Utopia announced that it will return to Broadway for a 17-week staging next fall and winter. It just completed its run on Broadway on February 16. American Utopia…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Grosses Analysis: American Utopia Finishes on a High Note, Sets New House Record by Olivia Clement

The David Byrne show, which closed February 16, will return to Broadway in the fall.

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American Utopia Extends Run & Announces Return to Broadway in 2021 by Michael Appler

David Byrne’s American Utopia has extended its box office-breaking run at the Hudson Theatre for a further five days. The production, initially set to the close on February 16, will now en…

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David Byrne’s American Utopia to Return to Broadway by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Having just concluded an acclaimed Broadway run, David Byrne’s American Utopia was a uniquely-sublime entertainment that enjoyed a four-month, 161 performance run on the Great White Way. …

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David Byrne's American Utopia to Return to Broadway This Fall

The encore engagement will collaborate with release of Spike Lee's filmed version of the concert.

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Monday, February 17, 2020

‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ Will Return To Broadway In The Fall by Greg Evans

David Byrne’s American Utopia will be back on Broadway this fall, producers have announced. The smash concert-style production – a commercial and critical hit – ended its limited run a…

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Today on Broadway: Monday, February 17, 2020 by James Marino

AMERICAN UTOPIA can’t get enough of Broadway, This Week’s Show Schedule, ALW’s CINDERELLA finds its Ella, BLACK ORPHEUS on track for Broadway bow, JAGGED LITTLE PILL brawl Patreon: Bro…

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David Byrne's acclaimed American Utopia will return to Broadway this fall by Rachel Yang

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 …

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

David Byrne’s ‘American Utopia’ Will Return to Broadway Next Fall by Michael Paulson

The theatrical concert has been a critical and commercial success. A film version by Spike Lee is also on the way.

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‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ will return to Broadway next season by Caitlin Huston

“David Byrne’s American Utopia” will return to Broadway in September 2020, the show’s producers announced Sunday. The show, which ends its engagement at the Hudson Theatre Sunday, wi…

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David Byrne’s American Utopia Will Return to Broadway September 2020 by Ruthie Fierberg

The smash limited engagement closes February 16—for now.

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David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA Will Return to Broadway This Fall

David Byrne's American Utopia is headed back to Broadway this fall!

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AMERICAN UTOPIA Ends Broadway Run Tonight

David Byrne's American Utopia plays its final Broadway performance tonight, February 16. Its limited run officially opened at the Hudson Theatre on October 20.

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David Byrne's American Utopia Ends on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The hit theatrical concert plays its final performance at the Hudson Theatre February 16.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Last Chance to See David Byrne in American Utopia on Broadway

Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime chance to see the Talking Heads front man perform live on the Great White Way.

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

On The Road To Somewhere by Dusty Wright

On The Road To Somewhere Dusty Wright February 12, 2020 - 10:47 Topics Theater Review Tags Broadway mu…

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Broadway Grosses w/e 2/09/2020 – A Utopic Week

Last week overall box office figures increased by just under $1M. The big winner was David Byrne’s American Utopia which drew an average ticket price of $210.55. Total haul for the 7 perfo…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

Broadway Grosses: David Byrne's American Utopia Breaks Box Office Record at Hudson Theatre by Broadway.com

American Utopia is filling houses and breaking records at Broadway's Hudson Theatre. The new theatrical experience from mastermind David Byrne reached a new peak over the past week's slate …

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David Byrne’s ‘American Utopia’ Sets House Record Of $1.4M; Broadway Box Office Hits $27M by Greg Evans

Heading into the final stretch of its limited Broadway run, David Byrne’s American Utopia set a box office house record at the Hudson Theatre, grossing $1,416,344 for the week ending Febru…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 10th - BEETLEJUICE & AMERICAN UTOPIA Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (1.56%), Beetlejuice (1.08%), Hadestown (1.03%), Tina: The Tina Turner Musical (0.78%) and Ain't Too Proud (0.52%)…

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

This Week on Broadway for February 9, 2020: Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Jan Simpson talk about The Kleban Prize in Musical Theatre, Burning House by Joe Nelms, The New Group production of Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice, M…

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Grosses Analysis: American Utopia Continues Euphoric Broadway Run by Ryan McPhee

David Byrne's theatrical concert is among the leaders of the boards, even when playing only six performances a week.

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 3rd - AMERICAN UTOPIA & JAGGED LITTLE PILL Top Growth For 4th Consecutive Week

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (1.56%), Beetlejuice (1.08%), Hadestown (1.03%), Tina: The Tina Turner Musical (0.78%) and Ain't Too Proud (0.52%)…

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Hamilton in Movie Theaters 2021. Spike Lee to Film American Utopia. West Side Story Thickens. #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

A film of “Hamilton,” with its original Broadway cast, is coming to cinema screens across the U.S. and Canada on October 15, 2021, released by The Walt Disney Studios, (which reportedly …

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Spike Lee to Direct Filmed Version of David Byrne's American Utopia

Byrne's avant-garde concert is now running at Broadway's Hudson Theatre.

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Saturday, February 1, 2020

Spike Lee to direct film version of David Byrne’s American Utopia by Sydney Bucksbaum

Spike Lee is setting his sights on Broadway. The Oscar-winning filmmaker has officially signed on to direct a movie version of David Byrne’s American Utopia. It was announced on Friday tha…

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Oscar Winner Spike Lee to Direct Filmed Version of David Byrne's American Utopia by Andy Lefkowitz

Legendary filmmaker Spike Lee has signed on to helm a filmed version of David Byrne's current Broadway sensation American Utopia. The media company Participant will produce the capture of t…

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