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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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

David Byrne's American Utopia Receives Original Cast Album by Andy Lefkowitz

Get ready to rock out to the music of David Byrne on repeat. The acclaimed singer-songwriter's theatrical concert American Utopia has been preserved as an original cast recording, Nonesuch …

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AMERICAN UTOPIA Original Cast Recording is Available Now

The cast album for the critically acclaimed Broadway production of David Byrne's American Utopia, has been released today, with music and lyrics by David Byrne. It is available now via the N…

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David Byrne's American Utopia Releases Broadway Cast Recording by Logan Culwell-Block

Now available from Nonesuch Records for digital streaming and purchase, the album will also get physical releases on CD and vinyl.

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Monday, October 21, 2019

David Byrne and Annie-B Parson Talk David Byrne's American Utopia 'Changing Broadway' on Opening Night by Broadway.com

Music icon David Byrne and choreographer Annie-B Parson discuss how David Byrne's American Utopia is something Broadway has never seen before and more on opening night.

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Go Word for Word with the Company of David Bryne's American Utopia in this Red Carpet Challenge from Opening Night by Broadway.com

On the opening night of David Byrne's American Utopia, cast members and guests take on a lyrical test in Matt Rodin's Red Carpet Challenge.

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Burning Down the House! See David Byrne and the Cast of American Utopia in Exclusive Portraits on Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

American Utopia is officially on Broadway after celebrating its opening night at the Hudson Theatre on October 20. Creator and star David Byrne's acclaimed theatrical concert features a dive…

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BWW TV: AMERICAN UTOPIA Celebrates a Rockin' Opening Night on Broadway!

David Byrne's American Utopia just celebrated opening night yesterday, October 20 at the intimate Hudson Theatre on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and we're taking you i…

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‘Tina’, ‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ Rock Broadway; Total Box Office Hits $35M by Greg Evans

Declarations of “She’s Got Legs” might be premature, but Broadway’s Tina: The Tina Turner Musical is already strutting to $1M+ at the weekly box office, becoming one of the season’…

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Into the Blue Again! See David Byrne & the Cast of American Utopia Celebrate Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

David Byrne's theatrical concert American Utopia is officially open on Broadway.The production, which features Byrne shaing the spotlight with a diverse ensemble of 11 musical artists from a…

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How David Byrne Redefines the Broadway Concert Experience With American Utopia by Noah Mutterperl

The rocker celebrated the official opening of his Broadway show October 20.

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Inside Opening Night of David Byrne’s American Utopia on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The theatrical concert from former Talking Heads front man opened at the Hudson Theatre October 20.

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Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet of AMERICAN UTOPIA on Broadway!

David Byrne's American Utopia just celebrated opening night yesterday, October 20 at the intimate Hudson Theatre on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and we're taking you t…

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BWW Review: DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA, A Call To Reject Complacency

As Maira Kalman's illustrated curtain rises for David Byrne's choreographed concert, which takes its name from his 2018 album, American Utopia, the singer/songwriter is seriously contemplati…

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