Wednesday, May 20, 2020

New Short-Form Series Royalties, Co-Created by and Starring Darren Criss, Heads to Quibi by Lindsey Sullivan

Hollywood's Darren Criss is slated for another series. Royalties, starring, co-written and co-produced by Criss, is scheduled to premiere on June 1 on the short-form streaming service Quibi…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Sunny Showtunes: Celebrate Brotherhood with HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING

We here at BroadwayWorld know that sometimes social-distancing can get you down. With the theatre industry at a standstill, many of us are craving some trademark musical theatre merriment to…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Transformation Tunesday: There Is A Brotherhood of Finch and How They Succeed!

It's Transformation Tunesday time again and this afternoon we are reminded of the Frank Loesser classic "Brotherhood of Man" from How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'Brotherhood of Man' From HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS

In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and …

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

Showmance! Watch Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker Talk About Playing Three Odd Couples in Plaza Suite by Michael Appler

"We had basically come to the conclusion, without ever having said it, that we will never really work together," Sarah Jessica Parker said on an episode of CBS Sunday Morning on March 29. "…

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Friday, March 27, 2020

Look Back at How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying Starring Daniel Radcliffe by Marc J. Franklin

The Rob Ashford–helmed revival opened at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre March 27, 2011.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Video Flashback: Matthew Broderick Stars in HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING on Broadway

On this day in 1995, the first Broadway revival of the classic musical comedy, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying opened at Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre.

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Maltz Jupiter Theatre to Stream Postponed Musical HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING

The show must go on at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre. Even when faced with the catastrophic losses caused by the postponement of the musical How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying due …

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25 Years Since the ’95 How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying Revival & We’re Still Obsessed with These Five Moments

It's been 25 years since Matthew Broderick and Megan Mullally's How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying opened on Broadwaym, and, boy, does it hold up.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

FROM THE ARCHIVES: Michael Urie Shares His 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

In 2012, stage and screen star Michael Urie, then making his Broadway debut in the revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, shared the performances that most affected him…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Photo Flash: First Look at Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker in Broadway-Bound PLAZA SUITE

As previously announced, Plaza Suite will play a strictly limited 17-week Broadway engagement at Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street), with previews beginning March 13, 2020 and an official…

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Marriage Stories: See Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick On Stage Together in Plaza Suite by Michael Appler

Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick are reuniting on stage in a John Benjamin Hickey-directed revival of Neil Simon’s 1968 play, Plaza Suite. The play three couples who visit t…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

The Secret of My Success needs a sharper book by Jack Helbig

The 1987 Michael J. Fox film gets a toothless musical treatment. This musical version of the 1987 Michael J. Fox vehicle, receiving its world premiere at the Par…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Spring 2020 stage preview: 15 plays and musicals to look out for by Jessica Derschowitz and Marc Snetiker

Must-see shows, must-believe revivals, and major stars — this spring, New York’s stages have them all. From rollicking royals to some welcome Company, here are six seasonal trends worth…

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Odds & Ends: Neil Meron to Produce Netflix Adaptation of Jason Robert Brown's 13 & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Neil Meron to Produce Netflix Adaptation of Jason Robert Brown's 13 Tony nominee Neil Meron has been recruited as produce…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

BWW TV: Looking Back At Darren Criss's Opening In HOW TO SUCCEED

There is wonderful music in the very sound of his name! Today we're celebrating the birthday of Emmy winner Darren Criss by looking back at his Broadway debut as J. Pierrepont Finch in the m…

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Michael Urie Almost Became a Drama Teacher, Now He's Playing One in Grand Horizons by Lindsey Sullivan

You can’t deny that Michael Urie is dedicated to his craft. This past December, he was pulling double duty: While performing in Tony Kushner's A Bright Room Called Day off-Broadway at t…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Leonard Soloway's Broadway, Documentary about the Tony-Winning Producer, to Play NYC Cinema Ahead of Digital Release by Broadway.com

Leonard Soloway is a Tony-winning Broadway producer with an illustrious career under his belt. At the age of 90, his ambition and love for creating great theater has not wavered. A documenta…

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Darren Criss Will Join Laurence Fishburne & Sam Rockwell in American Buffalo on Broadway by Broadway.com

Darren Criss is headed back to the Great White Way. The Emmy-winning stage-and-screen star will play Bobby in the upcoming revival of David Mamet's three-hander American Buffalo. Neil Pepe w…

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Darren Criss to return to Broadway in revival of American Buffalo by Maureen Lee Lenker

From teenage dream to pursuing a cut of the American Dream… Darren Criss is poised to return to Broadway next spring in a revival of David Mamet’s American Buffalo, a tale of three sma…

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Ashley Blanchet, Christopher Sieber, Dee Hoty Set for Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella at Paper Mill by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting is here for Paper Mill Playhouse's upcoming wintertime staging of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella. Paper Mill's Producing Artistic Director Mark S. Hoebee will direct th…

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Plaza Suite Starring Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming Broadway revival of Neil Simon's 1968 comedy Plaza Suite. Tony winner John Benjamin Hickey will direct the production, set to begin previews on Marc…

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Sunday, September 29, 2019

Emmy Winner Darren Criss, Patsy & Loretta Star Jessie Mueller and More Set for #LiveatFive This Week by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects, and take quest…

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

John Stamos & Graham Phillips Join ABC's Little Mermaid Live! by Andy Lefkowitz

A pair of talented stage alums have been added to the company of ABC's Little Mermaid Live! John Stamos will play Chef Louie while Graham Phillips will take on the role of Prince Eric in th…

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker to Star in Broadway Revival of Neil Simon's Plaza Suite by Andy Lefkowitz

Married stars Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker will team up on stage this spring in a new Broadway production of the late Neil Simon's 1968 comedy Plaza Suite. Upcoming Inheritance…

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Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick to star in Neil Simon's Plaza Suite on Broadway by Ruth Kinane

Real-life married couple Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick are headed to Broadway to play a…married couple (or three)! On Tuesday, Ambassador Theatre Group announced that Parker a…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Fall Openings: Are They Really That Bad? by JK

The Lightning Thief opens this fall Just over a year ago, when we had a spate of summer openings, I ran the numbers for long-running Broadway shows (HERE), and despite all three musicals tha…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Little Shop of Horrors Set for Off-Broadway Revival with Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard & Christian Borle by Andy Lefkowitz

Little Shop of Horrors is headed back to its off-Broadway roots. The dark musical comedy will receive a new staging from Tony-winning director Michael Mayer at the Westside Theatre this fa…

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

More or Loesser: 15 Great Songs by Frank Loesser by Mark Robinson

When I sat down to write a “Top 15” list of Frank Loesser songs, the composer-lyricist behind such Broadway musical hits as Guys & Dolls, The Most Happy Fella, and How to Succeed…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Darren Criss to Headline & Pen Songs for Quibi's New Musical Comedy Series Royalties by Andy Lefkowitz

Darren Criss is getting ready to sing out again on the small screen. The celebrated actor, who first shared his powerful pipes with theater fans on TV's Glee, is set to star in Royalties, a…

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The Prom Tony Nominee Brooks Ashmanskas Receives Sardis Portrait by Caitlin Moynihan

It's time to dance because The Prom star Brooks Ashmanskas received a Sardi's portrait on May 28. Ashmanskas recently earned a Tony Award nomination for his starring turn in The Prom and al…

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