Friday, April 12, 2024

Video: Watch Highlights from Broadway-Bound ILLINOISE

In this video, watch highlights from Broadway-bound musical Illinoise- the theatrical adaptation of Grammy- and Oscar-nominated Sufjan Stevens’ concept album Illinois.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:18PM

Get a First Look at Illinoise, Justin Peck's Broadway-Bound Dance Musical Set to the Songs of Sufjan Stevens by Hayley Levitt

Illinoise, the theatrical dance piece born from Sufjan Stevens’ album Illinois, opens at Broadway's St. James Theatre on April 24. Directed and choreographed by Justin Peck with an origi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12PM
Tuesday, April 9, 2024

‘Cabaret’, ‘Stereophonic’, ‘Uncle Vanya’, ‘The Great Gatsby’, ‘The Outsiders’ Sell Out As Busy Broadway Spring Blooms by Greg Evans

Broadway’s busy spring was reaching peak bloom last week as the season’s final batch of new shows – save for the upcoming Sufjan Stevens musical Illinoise – was in previews, boosting…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:37PM
Friday, April 5, 2024

Illinoise Vocalists, Including Shara Nova of My Brightest Diamond, Will Transfer to Broadway by Darryn King

Vocalists Elijah Lyons, Shara Nova and Tasha Viets-VanLear, who performed in the Park Avenue Armory and Chicago Shakespeare Theatre productions of Illinoise, will also perform in the Broadwa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

Elijah Lyons, Shara Nova and Tasha Viets-VanLear Revealed as Vocalists in ILLINOISE

Elijah Lyons, Shara Nova and Tasha Viets-VanLear will transfer to Broadway as vocalists for the musical Illinoise, the theatrical adaptation of Grammy- and Oscar-nominated Sufjan Stevens’ …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:32AM

Meet the Featured Vocalists of Broadway's Upcoming Sufjan Stevens Musical Illinoise by Molly Higgins, Logan Culwell-Block

The dance musical made its Off-Broadway premiere at Park Avenue Armory.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM

Vocalists of dance musical ‘Illinoise’ will repeat performances on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The new musical will open on April 24 at the St. James Theatre.

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 10:00AM

Broadway Games: The Twenty-One 23-24 Musicals by JK

The 2023-2024 Broadway season certainly has been one for the record books for musical lovers! Barring another last-minute surprise, there have been an impressive number of new musicals and m…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:36AM
Wednesday, March 27, 2024

IMPRESSIONS: Justin Peck, Sufjan Stevens & Jackie Sibblies Drury’s "Illinoise" by The Dance Enthusiast

"To be honest, I wanted to like Illinoise. And for some, it does resonate. The show has been picked up for a 16-week run on Broadway at the St. James Theater beginning April 24. As a commerc…

SOURCE: Dance Enthusiast at 12:00AM
Thursday, March 21, 2024

Illinoise by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

While "Illinoise" does not seem bigger than its individual parts nor transcend them, it is both satisfying and moving. Peck’s inventive and derivative choreography at the same time seems t…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 11:53PM

Review: "Illinoise" Off Broadway at Park Avenue Armory by Frank Rizzo

The show: “Ilinoise” through March 26 at the Park Avenue Armory. The show will have a limited Broadway run at the St. James Theatre, beginning performances on its official opening date …

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 04:59PM

2024 Tony Awards slugfest: ‘Illinoise’ throws musical predictions into disarray [WATCH] by Sam Eckmann

I thought I was safe to boldly pronounce my initial 2024 Tony Awards predictions, but then Sufjan Stevens appeared to stomp all over them. As David Buchanan and I convened to discuss where w…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 03:00PM

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Illinoise, Ben Platt, Stranger Things By: David Sheward March 21, 2024: As if this Broadway season couldn't get any more crowded or crazy, we have a last-minute entry in time for the Ton…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 08:02AM
Wednesday, March 20, 2024

‘Illinoise,’ a Newish Kind of Musical, Is Headed to Broadway by Caedra Scott-Flaherty, Caedra Scott-Flaherty

Justin Peck first suggested a staged adaptation of 'Illinois' in 2014, but it took several years for Sufjan Stevens to agree to it.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 03:26PM

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, March 20, 2024 - BroadwayRadio

https://www.playbill.com/article/sufjan-stevens-dance-musical-illinoise-will-open-on-broadway-this-season. 2) Last Week's Broadway Grosses. https ...

SOURCE: Google at 02:12PM

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, March 20, 2024 by Matt Tamanini

‘Illinoise’ to Open Cold on Broadway Next Month, Cost n’ Mayor to Choreograph ‘Waitress,’ Idina Menzel Sings Song from New Musical “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday throug…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Sufjan Stevens Dance Musical Illinoise Will Open on Broadway This Season (Playbill)

Sufjan Stevens Dance Musical Illinoise Will Open on Broadway This Season (Playbill) ... I've followed Justin Peck's work for NYCB. Bought a ticket very ...

SOURCE: Google at 10:54PM

Broadway Shocker: Unheard Of Last Minute Entry “Illinoise” Could Topple Tony Awards With April Afternoon Opening by Roger Friedman

There’s going to be a line outside the Park Avenue Armory today. That’s where “Illinoise” is playing for another week. Theater fans are going to want to see this unusual musical befo…

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 03:18PM

Sufjan Stevens's Illinoise, Coming to Braodway in April by TheaterMania

The new musical feautres the songs of Stevens' album Illinois, with choreography by Justin Peck. Begins performances at the St. James Theatre on April 24.

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:36PM

Illinoise, Justin Peck's Dance-Musical Imagining of Sufjan Stevens' Concept Album, Will Transfer to Broadway by Darryn King

Illinoise, the theatrical reimagining of the Grammy- and Oscar-nominated concept album Illinois by Sufjan Stevens, will have a limited Broadway run at the St. James Theatre, beginning perfo…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:02AM

Sufjan Stevens Dance Musical Illinoise Will Open on Broadway This Season by Logan Culwell-Block

Directed and choreographed by Justin Peck, the show is currently playing an Off-Broadway premiere at Park Avenue Armory.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM

‘Illinoise,’ a Sufjan Stevens Dance Musical, Is Moving to Broadway by Michael Paulson

The production will make its transfer unusually fast, with an opening set for April 24, just 29 days after it wraps up a sold-out run at the Park Avenue Armory.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 10:06AM

Sufjan Stevens’ Musical ‘Illinoise’ Sets Broadway Opening Date by Rebecca Rubin

Sufjan Stevens is bringing his musical talents to Broadway. The singer-songwriter’s show “Illinoise,” based on his album of the same name, will open at the St. James Theatre in the spr…

SOURCE: Variety at 10:01AM

Dance musical ‘Illinoise’ will transfer to Broadway by Michael Abourizk

In an exclusive interview, “Illinoise” creator-director-choreographer Justin Peck and co-story author Jackie Sibblies Drury on what to expect from the show inspired by Sufjan Stevens’ …

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 10:00AM

Sufjan Stevens’ ‘Illinoise’ Musical Will Move to Broadway in April by Caitlin Huston

Illinoise, a theatrical adaptation of Sufjan Stevens’ 2005 album, will move to Broadway in April, slipping in under the wire for this season’s Tony Awards consideration.  The musical, w…

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 10:00AM

Sufjan Stevens Musical ‘Illinoise’ Heading To Broadway As Late-Season Entry In Crowded Spring by Greg Evans

Illinoise, the acclaimed dance-musical stage adaptation of Sufjan Stevens’ 2005 concept album Illinois, will transfer from Off Broadway’s Park Avenue Armory to Broadway’s St. James The…

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:00AM

ILLINOISE To Open At Broadway's St James Theatre

Illinoise, the theatrical adaptation of Grammy- and Oscar-nominated Sufjan Stevens’ concept album will be transtering to the St James Theatre this spring.

SOURCE: Theatrely at 10:00AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards