Friday, April 20, 2018

Billy Crudup, Matt Doyle, Edie Falco, and Jessie Mueller Will Honor Michael Mayer at Vineyard Gala by Adam Hetrick

The Off-Broadway Theatre will celebrate its 35th anniversary gala May 14 at the Edison Ballroom.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

The Playwrights Realm's INK’D Festival of New Plays Kicks Off April 16 by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre presents four new works by Isabella D’Esposito, Sarah B. Mantell, Christina Quintana, and Celine Song.

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Playwrights Horizons to Honor Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez by Adam Hetrick

The Frozen songwriters will be honored at the Off-Broadway theatre company’s May 7 gala.

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Monday, April 9, 2018

Twisted Sister Rock Icon Dee Snider Returns to Broadway in Rocktopia by Andy Lefkowitz

Dee Snider, lead singer of the multi-platinum-selling band Twisted Sister, makes his Broadway return as a special guest vocalist in Rocktopia on April 9. Snider plays a limited engagement in…

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Should actors be “required” to stage door?

In 1991, I moved to New York City and while making my way to my tap class on 53rd St., I discovered my first Stage Door. It was the Broadway Theatre’s SD and Miss Saigon was playing …

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How Ensemble Studio Theatre Fosters the Next Generation of Award-Winning Writers by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre first invested in writers like Annie Baker and Robert Askins.

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

New York Theatre Workshop Unveils 2018–2019 Season by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre will present new works by Heidi Schreck, Martyna Majok, Anna Deavere Smith, Madeleine George, and Jeremy O. Harris.

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Sunday, April 1, 2018

The 41 Shows That Hold the Record for the Longest Run in Each Broadway Theatre by Hannah Vine

See which shows ran the longest in each Broadway house.

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

BWW Review: Classical Standards Play Second Fiddle to Power Anthems in ROCKTOPIA by Michael Dale

As with the Broadway season's earlier pop concert extravaganza, HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS, this theatre critic readily admits to not exactly being an ideal arts journalist to authoritatively rev…

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

BWW TV: Get Ready to Rock and Go Inside Opening Night of ROCKTOPIA on Broadway! by Tv - Opening Night Special

Broadway has turned up the volume Last night at the Broadway Theatre, Rocktopia officially opened.An explosive musical concert event that fuses the most iconic 20th-century rock with world-r…

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Broadway Theater Review: Rocktopia by Lauren Yarger

Rob Evan. Photo: Matthew MurrayRocktopiaCo-Created by Rob Evan and Randall Craig FleischerMusical Direction by Tony BrunoBroadway TheatreThrough April 29By Lauren YargerRock and classical mu…

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Inside the Opening Night of Rocktopia on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The concert event, which fuses rock and classical music, opened at the Broadway Theatre March 27.

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Review: Imagining a Fusion of Classical and Classic Rock in Rocktopia

Rob Evan and Randall Craig Fleischer's "classical revolution" touches down at the Broadway Theatre.

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Review: ‘Rocktopia’ at The Broadway Theatre by Deb Miller

A mash-up of classical music with classic rock, Rocktopia, co-created by vocalist Rob Evan (of New York stage and Trans-Siberian Orchestra fame) and Maestro Randall Craig Fleischer (a noted…

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Twisted Sister Rock Icon Dee Snider to Guest-Star in Broadway's Rocktopia by Andy Lefkowitz

Dee Snider, lead singer of the multi-platinum-selling band Twisted Sister, will return to Broadway as a special guest vocalist in Rocktopia from April 9-15. The much-anticipated concert even…

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Rocktopia Officially Opens on the Great White Way by Andy Lefkowitz

Rocktopia, an acclaimed concert that has seen great success on international tours, officially opens at the Broadway Theatre on March 27. Created by maestro Randall Craig Fleischer and stage…

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Flip Through the Opening Night Playbill for Rocktopia on Broadway by Hannah Vine

The show, which fuses rock songs with classical music, opens at the Broadway Theatre March 27.

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Photo Flash: ROCKTOPIA is Ready to Rock Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

ROCKTOPIA has released production photos of its six-week limited engagementat The Broadway Theatre 1681 Broadway. See the new images below

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Friday, March 23, 2018

Photo Flash: First Look at Pat Monahan, Tony Vincent, and More in Broadway's Rocktopia

Classical music meets rock and roll at the Broadway Theatre.

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Multi-Platinum Cheap Trick Frontman Robin Zander to Make Broadway Debut in ROCKTOPIA by TV News Desk

The producers of the Broadway concert ROCKTOPIA are thrilled to announce that multi-platinum Rock and Roll Hall of Famer ROBIN ZANDER, lead singer of CHEAP TRICK, will make his Broadway debu…

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Lead Singer of Cheap Trick Robin Zander to Make Broadway Debut in ROCKTOPIA by BroadwayWorld

The producers of the Broadway concert ROCKTOPIA are thrilled to announce that multi-platinum Rock and Roll Hall of Famer ROBIN ZANDER, lead singer of CHEAP TRICK, will make his Broadway debu…

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Cheap Trick’s Robin Zander To Make Broadway Debut In ‘Rocktopia’ by Greg Evans

Cheap Trick singer Robin Zander will closes out the limited run of Broadway’s concert musical Rocktopia, appearing as a special guest vocalist for the show’s final week beginning…

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Cheap Trick Frontman Robin Zander to Play Limited Engagement in Broadway's Rocktopia by Andy Lefkowitz

Multi-platinum music star Robin Zander, lead singer of Cheap Trick, will make his Broadway debut as a special-guest vocalist in Rocktopia at the Broadway Theatre. Zander will appear in the s…

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MCC's Upcoming Season Includes New Musical by Spring Awakening’s Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater Plus Aziza Barnes’ BLKS by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre announces four new productions as part of its 2018–2019 programming in its new midtown home.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Actors’ Equity and ‘Rocktopia’ reach tentative contract agreement by Caitlin Huston

“Rocktopia” has reached a tentative agreement with The Actors’ Equity Association, the union said Tuesday. The concert, which begins previews at the Broadway Theatre Tuesda…

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Rocktopia, Featuring Train Frontman Pat Monahan & More, Begins Broadway Run by Broadway.com

Rocktopia, an acclaimed concert that has seen great success on international tours, lands at the Broadway Theatre for a six-week run beginning on March 20 and continuing through April 29. Cr…

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

King Kong – Broadway Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo From Jack Thorne, the acclaimed writer of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, comes a thrilling theatrical take on the world’s most epic modern myth. Directed and choreogra…

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

VIDEO: Going Behind the Scenes With The Talented Team of KING KONG by Stage Tube

The classic story King Kong, will open at the Broadway Theatre 1681 Broadway on November 8, 2018. Check out the talented team of professionals in the video below and see how they broughtthe …

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Actors’ Equity speaks out against ‘Rocktopia’ over pay for chorus members by Caitlin Huston

The Actors’ Equity Association is taking aim at “Rocktopia” after it has not provided an Equity contract for its chorus members. “Rocktopia,” a concert that features mashups of cla…

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Monday, March 5, 2018

Theresa Rebeck, Leah Nanako Winkler, Tyne Daly, More Tapped for New Primary Stages Season by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre reveals its 2018–2019 lineup.

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Friday, March 2, 2018

15 Revivals That Returned to the Show’s First Broadway Theatre by Logan Culwell-Block

Which shows came back to the houses in which they premiered?

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