Friday, June 15, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Tony Awards Aftermath, “Band’s Visit” to Harry Potter by Mark Beech

The days after the Tony Awards always see a rush of tickets for the prize-winning shows. Those at the forefront of the acclaimed Broadway ceremony this year were “The Band’s Visit,” …

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Order Up, Australia! Waitress to Premiere in Sydney in 2020 by Lindsey Sullivan

The charming Sara Bareilles musical Waitress is heading Down Under! The hit Broadway show will open in Australia at Sydney Lyric Theatre in 2020. Dates and casting will be announced at a lat…

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VIDEO: Watch Olympic Gymnast Laurie Hernandez Belt It Out Onstage at WAITRESS by Stage Tube

She's queen of the beam, and now she's taking on Broadway Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez recently stopped by the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, where she was joined by company member Matt …

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Friday, June 8, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Northside Festival to “Iceman Cometh” by Mark Beech

This week the Northside festival has joined a run of summertime shows in New York, such as the Central Park Summerstage and the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! festival. Off-Broadway shows include …

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Jason Mraz Will Host Waitress’ Cast Album Karaoke by Andrew Gans

The post-show party will follow the evening performance June 12 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Jason Mraz to Co-Host WAITRESS CAST ALBUM KARAOKE by BroadwayWorld

Cast Album Karaoke,WAITRESS's hugely popular post-show party, will take place following the 7 PM show on Tuesday June 12 with special guest Jason Mraz returning to the Brooks Atkinson Theatr…

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Music Theatre International secures licensing rights to ‘Waitress’ by Caitlin Huston

Music Theatre International has acquired the licensing rights to “Waitress.” The musical, with music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles, opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on April …

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Governors Ball, BRIC, More by Mark Beech

This is the week that New York explodes with music. Jack White and Eminem headline the Governors Ball. There are some weekend tickets left at about $300. Common opens the BRIC Celebrates Bro…

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Katharine McPhee Books Second Shift in Broadway's Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Katharine McPhee, the strong-voiced Smash alum currently appearing as Jenna in Waitress, has announced a return run in the hit musical at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. After concluding her cu…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Kendrick Lamar, Jeremy Irons, “Summer and Smoke” by Mark Beech

Among the highlights of New York performing arts this week, there are new theatrical openings of note. “Paradise Blue” is one. Another is “Long Day’s Journey into Night” starring J…

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Madam Secretary Star Erich Bergen to Join Broadway's Waitress as Dr. Pomatter by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Erich Bergen will don the stethoscope of the goofy, charming Dr. Pomatter in the Broadway musical Waitress this summer. Bergen will play a limited engagement in th…

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: “Dance Nation” to Jackson Browne by Mark Beech

Catch up with radical drama such as the newly-opened “Dance Nation” or “Summer and Smoke.” Check out music from classical (Maria Farantouri) to rock (Jackson Browne) and rap (the Pul…

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Friday, May 4, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: “Summer and Smoke,” Netrebko’s “Tosca” by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance to see Anna Netrebko in “Tosca” this week. Stars are everywhere on the New York stage: Denzel Washington in “The Iceman Cometh,” Renee Fleming in “Carousel,…

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Friday, April 27, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Denzel Washington; “Travesties,” Breeders by Mark Beech

Denzel Washington is winning hot praise for his “Iceman” performance; “Three Tall Women” is doing the same for its trio of female leads. It’s your last chance to catch Antony Sher …

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Tribeca Film, Patti Smith, “King Lear” by Mark Beech

The New York performing-arts calendar this week includes the continuing Tribeca Film Festival, with a show by Patti Smith and her band. It’s your last chance to see “Yerma,” with Billi…

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Sunday, April 15, 2018

See Smash Stars Katharine McPhee and Megan Hilty Reunite Backstage at Waitress by Hannah Vine

Hilty dropped by the Brooks Atkinson Theatre April 14.

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Friday, April 13, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Tribeca Film Festival to Franz Ferdinand by Mark Beech

There are plenty of dates to mark on the New York performing-arts calendar this week. The Tribeca Film Festival is about to start with a host of ticketed movie galas and star talks. “Yerma…

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York This Week: “My Fair Lady” to “Carousel” by Mark Beech

This week’s pick of New York performing arts starts by noting four major female star-studded openings: “Yerma,” with Billie Piper; Tina Fey’s “Mean Girls”; “My Fair Lady” wit…

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Just a Broadway Baby! See Waitress Songwriter Sara Bareilles Receive Her Sardi's Portrait by Lindsey Sullivan

A [Broadway] dream is a soft place to land, and we've loved watching Sara Bareilles' Broadway dreams come true. From writing Waitress' charming score to receiving a Tony nominati…

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Step Inside Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theatre by Hannah Vine

Inside the Theatre, the series that documents Broadway’s historic playhouses, continues with the Brooks Atkinson.

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York This Week: Bruce Springsteen Extended, “Three Tall Women” Opens, P!nk at MSG by Mark Beech

This week’s pick of New York performing arts starts with a few recent news items: “Springsteen on Broadway” has been extended one last time. The Walker Kerr Theatre is one of the small…

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York This Week: Donna Summer, Jerry Springer, Stoppard’s “Travesties” by Mark Beech

New York performing arts this week on offer this week include a batch of excellent classic plays. There is an impressive transfer of “Travesties” by Tom Stoppard, which is about start pr…

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, March 21- Broadway Feels the Joy with HANDS ON A HARDBODY by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2013, the new American musicalHands on a Hardbodyopened at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Monday, March 19, 2018

Photo Flash: See First Images of Katharine McPhee as Waitress's Jenna

The American Idol star will make her Broadway debut at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre beginning April 10.

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Thursday, March 15, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York This Week: Denzel Washington, Justin Timberlake, Margaritaville by Mark Beech

For those who like their theater serious, stage and screen actor Denzel Washington stars in “The Iceman Cometh.” “Angels in America” is also opening. For those who like lighter music…

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

MSNBC's Joy-Ann Reid and Director Diane Paulus Lead Next Women's History Month Event at WAITRESS by BroadwayWorld

Broadway's smash musical Waitress continues to celebrate Women's History Month when MSNBC TV's popular host Joy-Ann Reid speaks to Tony Award winning director Diane Paulus following the Thur…

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Waitress Serves Up a Healthy Box Office in Sara Bareilles' Final Week by Broadway.com

Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles wrapped up a celebrated return engagement on the stage of the Brooks Atkinson Theatre as Jenna in her Broadway musical Waitress on March 11. Audiences…

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WAITRESS Will Celebrate Pi Day With Free Pie Jar With Purchase On 3.14 by BroadwayWorld

Celebrate 'Pi Day' at Waitress Customers who purchase tickets at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre Box Office 256 West 47 Street on Wednesday March 14th beginning at 10am will get a free pie jar w…

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Friday, March 9, 2018

Stephanie Torns to Play Monthlong Run as Jenna in Broadway's Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway's Waitress has announced that understudy Stephanie Torns will play the role of Jenna full-time in the hit musical at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre from March 13 through April 8. T…

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York This Week: From Harry Potter to Disney’s “Frozen” via Albee by Mark Beech

Broadway is getting ready for the main 2018 season, with big changes at some major venues. Jimmy Buffett’s “Escape to Margaritaville” is about to open, while previews are starting for …

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Friday, March 2, 2018

Jodi Picoult and Lorin Latarro to Lead Talkback at WAITRESS For Women's History Month by BroadwayWorld

The producers of Broadway's Waitress announced that following the performance on Tuesday, March 6 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, acclaimed 1 New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult w…

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