Monday, March 23, 2020

David Byrne's Theatrical Concert American Utopia to Be Published as a Book This Fall by Andy Lefkowitz

American Utopia, the unique Broadway concert based on David Byrne's album, will be released in book form later this year. Bloomsbury Publishing will release the tome on September 8. Edite…

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David Byrne's American Utopia to Become a Book

Bryne's hit Broadway concert will make its way to the page.

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David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA Will Be Adapted Into a Book

David Byrne's American Utopia, which is scheduled to return to Broadway in the fall, will be adapted in to a book, according to the Associated Press. Byrne will work with author and illustr…

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After Broadway Bow, David Byrne's American Utopia Will Hit Bookshelves This Fall by Andrew Gans

The tome will feature the words and lyrics from Byrne's recording and subsequent theatrical concert, with artwork by Maira Kalman.

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Monday, March 2, 2020

David Byrne and the Cast of American Utopia Perform 'Toe Jam' and 'Once in a Lifetime' on SNL by Michael Appler

David Byrne, the two-time Grammy-winning recording artist whose theatrical concert America Utopia was a breakout hit on Broadway last fall, performed on Saturday Night Live February 29. Byr…

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Watch Jake Gyllenhaal Defy Gravity in John Mulaney's Ultimate Broadway Mash-Up by Beth Stevens

John Mulaney fans know the comedian is obsessed with Broadway. From a lobstrer singing Les Miz to a Cats-singing commode in a bodega bathroom (not to mention his pitch-perfect Company mockum…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Broadway Grosses w/e 2/23/2020: To Kill a Gross

Grosses leveled off last week coming out of the holiday weekend. Overall, the street dropped 6% coming in at $29M, though attendance was flat week-over-week. Most of the drop can be attribut…

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See David Byrne & More Celebrate Beetlejuice, Moulin Rouge! Director Alex Timbers by Diep Tran

Earlier this month, Tony-nominated director Alex Timbers had the rare honor of being an artist with three musicals running at the same time on Broadway. He's the director of the best-selli…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

See David Byrne & More Celebrate Beetlejuice, Moulin Rouge! and American Utopia Director Alex Timbers by Diep Tran

Earlier this month, Tony-nominated director Alex Timbers had the rare honor of being a director with three musicals running at the same time on Broadway. He's the director of the best-sell…

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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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