Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Bound for Broadway: 11 Debuts We Can't Wait to See in 2018 by Eric King

Last year brought us the debuts of current Broadway darlings Hailey Kilgore (Once on This Island), Ethan Slater (Spongebob Squarepants), and Eva Noblezada (Miss Saigon), plus …

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Broadway's Lobby Hero, Starring Chris Evans & Michael Cera by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for the first Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero, directed by Trip Cullman. Lobby Hero will reopen Broadway's Helen Hayes Theatre in 2018,…

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Call Me by Your Name Star Armie Hammer & Emmy Winner Tom Skerritt to Lead Broadway's Straight White Men by Andy Lefkowitz

Armie Hammer and Tom Skerritt will star in the Broadway production of Young Jean Lee’s dark comedy Straight White Men, directed by Anna D. Shapiro. The previously announced Broadway pr…

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Armie Hammer Will Make His Broadway Debut In ‘Straight White Men’ by Jeremy Gerard

Armie Hammer, enjoying plaudits for his starring role in Oscar-buzzy Call Me By Your Name, will make his Broadway debut in June, starring with Tom Skerritt (Picket Fences) in Young Jean Lee'…

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Bel Powley to Join Chris Evans & Michael Cera in Lobby Hero on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Bel Powley has been announced to play the role of Dawn in the upcoming Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero, directed by Trip Cullman. Lobby Hero will reopen Broad…

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Brian Tyree Henry to Join Michael Cera & Chris Evans in Lobby Hero on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Emmy nominee and Broadway veteran Brian Tyree Henry has been added to the cast of Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero, set play Broadway's Helen Hayes Theatre in 2018. …

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Look Back at Kerry Butler and Cheyenne Jackson in Xanadu on Broadway by Hannah Vine

The musical opened July 10, 2007, at the Helen Hayes Theatre.

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Jane Krakowski and Brooke Shields to Celebrate David Rockwell at Second Stage Gala by Robert Viagas

The company pauses to salute the architect and set designer May 1 as it gets ready to expand into the Helen Hayes Theatre.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Kevin Spacey to Stick Around After the Tonys to Star in Solo Show Clarence Darrow by Andy Lefkowitz

Upcoming Tony Awards host Kevin Spacey is set to star in David. W. Rintels' solo show Clarence Darrow, directed by Thea Sharrock, in New York. The production, first presen…

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

How Second Stage Plans to Change the Face of Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Helen Hayes Theatre will be exclusively dedicated to living playwrights, with aims to attract a younger, more diverse audience.

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Second Stage Theatre Announces Broadway Season; See Pics of Kenneth Lonergan & More by Broadway.com

Second Stage Theatre's Artistic Director Carole Rothman announced the company’s inaugural season on Broadway at the renovated Helen Hayes Theatre on April 20. As previously re…

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Special Reports: 5 Things to Expect at Second Stage's New Broadway Home

The off-Broadway mainstay makes the jump to the Helen Hayes Theatre with a season led by Kenneth Lonergan and Young Jean Lee.

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Take a Look as Second Stage Theatre Dons Hard Hats to Announce Inaugural Broadway Season by Marc J. Franklin

The newly renovated Helen Hayes Theatre will house plays by Kenneth Lonergan and Young Jean Lee in 2018.

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Chris Evans & Michael Cera to Lead Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero at Broadway’s Helen Hayes Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

A revival of Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero and a new production of Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men will be the first two productions to play Broadway’s Helen Hayes Thea…

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Anna D. Shapiro headed to Broadway with 'Straight White Men' by Morgan Greene

Anna D. Shapiro is heading back to Broadway. The Steppenwolf artistic director, and Tony winner, will direct Young Jean Lee's "Straight White Men" at the Helen Hayes Theatre in July 2018 as …

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Second Stage Will Christen Its Helen Hayes Broadway Base With Kenneth Lonergan’s ‘Lobby Hero’ by Jeremy Gerard

Off-Broadway’s Second Stage Theater today unveiled plans for the inaugural productions at its Broadway flagship, the Helen Hayes Theatre, as well as co-commissions of new work in colla…

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Second Stage to Hit Broadway With ‘Straight White Men,’ ‘Lobby Hero’ by American Theatre Editors

The theatre has announced its programming at the Helen Hayes Theatre in 2018.

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

Stephen Karam's Tony-Winning The Humans Announces Broadway Closing Date & National Tour by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The Tony-winning production of The Humans will shutter on January 15, 2017 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. The closing date is not a big surprise, as Come From Away had already announced t…

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Saturday, November 5, 2016

39 Steps **** by Barry

By: Paulanne Simmons Since 39 Steps crossed the Atlantic to premiere at Boston University Theater in 2007, the comedy/melodrama has been produced both on Broadway (Roundabout Theatre at…

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Monday, October 3, 2016

Broadway’s Helen Hayes Theatre Renovation Underway by Robert Viagas

Broadway’s smallest theatre is getting an extensive interior and exterior renovation.

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Tony-Winning Play The Humans Recoups Broadway Investment by Lindsey Sullivan

Stephen Karam's The Humans, starring Tony winners Jayne Houdyshell and Reed Birney, has recouped its $3.8 million investment; including the cost of the production's recent move from …

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Friday, August 19, 2016


  EXCLUSIVE: Second Stage Theatre has less than two years to repay a $16.5 million mortgage on its new Broadway home. In April 2015, the nonprofit completed its long-awaited purchase…

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Theater News: Tony-Winning Play The Humans Set to Begin Performances at New Broadway Home

The Stephen Karam drama transfers to the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre due to renovations at the Helen Hayes Theatre.

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The Humans Reopens at Broadway’s Schoenfeld Theatre by Adam Hetrick

The Tony Award-winning drama was previously seen at the Helen Hayes Theatre.

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Sunday, July 10, 2016

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/10/16- XANADU by Stage Tube

Today in 2007, Xanadu opened at the Helen Hayes Theatre, where it ran for 512 performances. Xanadu is a musical comedy with a book by Douglas Carter Beane and music and lyrics by Jeff Lynne …

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Thursday, June 23, 2016

Tony Winner ‘The Humans’ To Extend Broadway Run At New Theater by Denise Petski

The Humans, the family drama from Stephen Karam that won four Tony awards this month including Best Play, has found a new Broadway home. It will move a block away to the Gerald Schoenfeld Th…

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Breaking News: Tony-Winning THE HUMANS Will Move to the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre to Extend Run by BroadwayWorld

Producer Scott Rudin announced today that, on the heels of winning four Tony Awards including Best Play, The Humans will move into Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre 236 West 45th Street t…

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After Tony Awards Win, The Humans Moves to a Bigger Broadway Venue by Ryan McPhee

Stephen Karam’s The Humans, which won four Tony Awards including Best Play on June 12, will pack up and move to a new, larger space. The show is set to play its final show at the Helen…

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Friday, June 3, 2016

The Humans Family Steps Out to Celebrate Tony Nominees Jayne Houdyshell & Reed Birney's Sardi's Portraits by Lindsey Sullivan

With six Tony Award nominations, The Humans' cast and creative team have much to celebrate. The stars, scribe Stephen Karam and director Joe Montello recently assembled at Sardi's Re…

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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Q&A: Architect and Tony Nominee David Rockwell by Patrick Pacheco

David Rockwell, one of the world’s leading architects, feels most at home in the theater.  Chalk that up to his mother, Joanne, who was a vaudeville dancer and choreographer who estab…

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Thursday, May 5, 2016

The Humans & Shuffle Along Win New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Hot on the heels of their Tony nominations, there was more good news for Broadway's The Humans and Shuffle Along on May 5. The New York Drama Critics' Circle named the former best pl…

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