Sunday, December 1, 2019

David Byrne Breaks the Broadway Rules With American Utopia by Noah Mutterperl

Broadway’s Hudson Theatre may be a stop on his international tour, but as the only venue of its kind on the list, you won’t see the Talking Heads frontman like this anywhere else.

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

The Bloody, Bloody Bold Career of Beetlejuice and Moulin Rouge! Director Alex Timbers by Lindsey Sullivan

Alex Timbers is a man in demand. He has had a hand in three currently running (and wildly different) Broadway shows: Moulin Rouge! Beetlejuice, both of which he directed and American Uto…

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Show People with Paul Wontorek: Alex Timbers by

Director Alex Timbers discusses American Utopia, Beetlejuice, Moulin Rouge! and more.

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A Christmas Carol ***, David Byrne’s American Utopia **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward November 26, 2019: The holiday cheer begins at the Lyceum Theater before the latest incarnation of Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol even commences. The holiday ou…

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

David Byrne's American Utopia Adds Three Performances to Broadway Run by Andy Lefkowitz

There are now three more chances to see David Byrne's new Broadway concert American Utopia. The production has announced the addition of performances on December 30 at 8:00pm, February 4 at…

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‘American Utopia’ adds three more performances on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

“David Byrne’s American Utopia” has added three new performances to its schedule. The show will now play Dec. 30 at 8 p.m., Feb. 4. at 8 p.m. and Feb. 11 at 8 p.m.  “American Utopia…

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David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA Adds Three Performances on Broadway

The critically acclaimed David Byrne's American Utopia has added three performances on Monday, December 30 at 8pm, Tuesday, February 4 at 8pm and Tuesday, February 11 at 8pm. The show opened…

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David Byrne's American Utopia Adds Three Performances to Broadway Run

The concert is running through Sunday, February 16, at the Hudson Theatre.

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Monday, November 25, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - November 25th - AIN'T TOO PROUD And A CHRISTMAS CAROL Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (24.28%), Tina: The Tina Turner Musical (8.10%), Beetlejuice (2.64%), Freestyle Love Supreme (2.20%) and Hadestown…

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

VIDEO: David Byrne Teaches Jimmy Fallon a Dance from AMERICAN UTOPIA on THE TONIGHT SHOW

David Byrne makes his Tonight Show entrance on a bike before teasing what to expect from his Broadway show, David Byrnes' American Utopia.

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Win a Chance to Meet David Byrne at AMERICAN UTOPIA

Once in awhile, various things one has been working on for years have an opportunity to converge, separate strands meet, and it all falls into place. As if they'd always been meant to come t…

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David Byrne & the Cast of American Utopia Offer Up a Lively Performance on The Tonight Show by

American Utopia is a Broadway sensation. The new theatrical performance piece based on David Byrne's album has been playing to excited crowds nightly since performances began last month at …

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Watch the Cast of David Byrne’s American Utopia Perform ‘Road to Nowhere’ by Dan Meyer

The Talking Heads frontman also taught Jimmy Fallon a few Broadway dance moves.

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On last night's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, David Byrne gives a special performance of 'Road to Nowhere' with the cast of the Broadway musical David Byrne's American U…

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Building David Byrne’s ‘Utopia,’ One Gray Suit at a Time by Darryn King

Bare feet, bare stage, roving musicians — and yes, those suits. Here’s what goes into every performance of the stylish Broadway concert “American Utopia.”

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Optimism With a Call to Action: ‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ by Matthew Wexler

David Byrne brings his album "American Utopia" to life in a dynamic, theatrical setting with an unencumbered band taking the stage. The post Optimism With a Call to Action: ‘David Byrne’…

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American Utopia's David Byrne to Premiere Immersive Theater of the Mind in Denver by Dan Meyer

The experience takes a small audience on a neuro-scientific journey of self-reflection, discovery, and imagination.

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Monday, November 11, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - November 11th - JAGGED LITTLE PILL and A CHRISTMAS CAROL Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (24.28%), Tina: The Tina Turner Musical (8.10%), Beetlejuice (2.64%), Freestyle Love Supreme (2.20%) and Hadestown…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Broadway: You Can Stream David Byrne’s Extraordinary “American Utopia” Now on Spotify by Roger Friedman

The CD isn’t out yet, but you can stream David Byrne’s extraordinary Broadway production, “American Utopia,” right now on Spotify. I haven’t

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Annie-B Parson Talks About Choreographing David Byrne For Broadway by Artsjournal1

“Often when I work with directors, or when I’m directing myself, what you think at the beginning often changes. That’s fair and normal. But with this show [American Utopia], the ideas …

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Monday, November 4, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - November 4th - JAGGED LITTLE PILL and BETRAYAL Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (4.33%), Beetlejuice (3.35%), Freestyle Love Supreme (2.65%), Ain't Too Proud (1.44%) and The Lightning Thief (1.3…

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Monday, October 28, 2019

David Byrne Has A Giant Broadway Hit On His Hands; Others Aren’t So Lucky by Lee Seymour

"American Utopia" has legs while "Frozen," "Harry Potter" and other giant brands seem to be collapsing in slow motion.

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - October 28th - FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME And Betrayal Top Growth!

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Freestyle Love Supreme (4.87%), Beetlejuice (3.58%), Ain't Too Proud (0.93%), Oklahoma! (0.83%) and Hadestown (0.74%). The top growin…

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Friday, October 25, 2019

David Byrne’s Joyous “American Utopia” Keeps Making Sense on Broadway As a Hybrid Experimental Musical by Roger Friedman

It wasn’t that long ago that David Byrne, of Talking Heads fame, was responsible for the unique landmark musical, “Here Lies Love,”

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

David Byrne's American Utopia Gets Monthlong Extension on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

David Byrne is sticking around on Broadway. The iconic singer-songwriter's celebrated Broadway concert American Utopia has received a four-week extension at the Hudson Theatre. Originally an…

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VIDEO: David Byrne Performs AMERICAN UTOPIA's 'One Fine Day' With Brooklyn Youth Chorus

Last night, David Byrne, who's show American Utopia is currently on Broadway, performed the song 'One Fine Day' with The Brooklyn Youth Chorus the Brooklyn Academy of Music on Jimmy Kimme…

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David Byrne Extends Broadway Engagement Into February by Greg Evans

David Byrne is extending his Broadway engagement by nearly a month, producers announced today. David Byrne’s American Utopia will now run through Sunday, February 16 at the Hudson Theatre.…

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AMERICAN UTOPIA Extends Through February 16

The critically acclaimed David Byrne's American Utopia has been extended by popular demand. Originally scheduled to run through January 19, the show opened to rave reviews on October 20 and …

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David Byrne's American Utopia Extends Broadway Run by Andrew Gans

The theatrical concert reunites the Oscar- and Grammy-winning musician with Here Lies Love’s Alex Timbers and Annie-B Parson.

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‘American Utopia’ extends Broadway run through February by Caitlin Huston

“David Byrne’s American Utopia” has extended its Broadway run through Feb. 16. The show, which opened at the Hudson Theatre on Oct. 20, was originally scheduled to end its run on Jan. …

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David Byrne Performs ‘One Fine Day’ With Brooklyn Youth Chorus by Dan Meyer

The American Utopia star brought his show to Brooklyn Academy of Music October 22.

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