Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Erich Bergen Takes on Seven Questions About Waitress on Broadway, the Jersey Boys Movie, & Madam Secretary

Erich Bergen talks about making his debut opposite Katharine McPhee in Waitress, set life at Madam Secretary, and his small obsession with Big.

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Monday, June 18, 2018

Spend a Two-Show Day at Jersey Boys Off-Broadway with Star Nicolas Dromard

Jersey Boys star Nicolas Dromard brought the Bbox Instagram along for a two-show day off-Broadway.

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Will Tina Turner join Donna Summer and Cher on Broadway? by Michael Riedel

The era of the jukebox musical, epitomized by the sensational “Jersey Boys,” is winding down. Now it’s time to bow down to the diva musical. Critics threw rocks at “Summer: The Donna…

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Photo Coverage: Christian Hoff and Friends Celebrate Tony Night at the Palm! by Linda Lenzi

On Sunday June 10th the Tony Night at the Palm Viewing Party was hosted by Christian Hoff, 2006 Tony Winner, Best Featured Actor in a Musical for Jersey Boys. The event benefitted The V Foun…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Wicked’s Christine Dwyer, Original Jersey Boys Star Daniel Reichard, and Hamilton’s Sean Green Jr. Set for Noho Studio Sessions by Adam Hetrick

The intimate and exclusive concerts take place in unconventional spaces across New York City.

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Fran Drescher Joins Broadway Sings for Pride's Annual Charity Concert on June 18th by TV News Desk

Actress Fran Drescher is the latest performer to join THE LINEUP of BROADWAY SINGS FOR PRIDE's 8th Annual Charity Concert 'Revolution' on Monday, June 18th at The Cutting Room in New York Ci…

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See Erich Bergen Take His First Bow in Broadway's Waitress by Hannah Vine

The Madam Secretary and Jersey Boys star took on the role of Dr. Pomatter June 5.

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Madam Secretary Star Erich Bergen Makes Broadway Debut in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Erich Bergen dons the stethoscope of the goofy, charming Dr. Pomatter in the Broadway musical Waitress beginning on June 5. Bergen succeeds original cast member Dr…

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Friday, June 1, 2018
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Colin Donnell Completes Cast of Encores! Off-Center's Songs for a New World by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Colin Donnell has been announced as the fourth and final star set to perform Jason Robert Brown's Songs for a New World this summer at New York City Center. The Enc…

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Theatre Review: ‘SOUL: The Stax Musical’ at Baltimore Center Stage by Lynne Menefee

In the tradition of recent jukebox musicals (“Jersey Boys,” “Motown: the Musical” and “Beautiful: The Carol King Musical”), “SOUL: The Stax Musical&…

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Friday, May 25, 2018

Review: A Roughly Hewn ‘Jagged Little Pill’ at the A.R.T. by Christopher Caggiano

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, May 25, 2018 As we face the ineluctable barrage of jukebox musicals, a number of things become clear. They don’t automatically need to be awfu…

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Friday, May 18, 2018

Tituss Burgess & Liz Callaway to Appear with Broadway Inspirational Voices in Broadway Our Way—Live by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen stars Tituss Burgess and Liz Callaway have signed on to appear with the Grammy-nominated choir Broadway Inspirational Voices in the upcoming concert Broadway Our Way&md…

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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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Erich Bergen to Join Waitress on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

The Madam Secretary and Jersey Boys star will play Dr. Pomatter for a two-month run.

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Friday, May 11, 2018

WATCH: #PalladiumPicks... the cast of @JerseyBoysUK are joined by...@RobBrydon!?

Time for another #PalladiumPicks classic and this week, it's JERSEY BOYS! The cast of the smash hit show brought the house down with a wow-tastic number and then spent a hilarious few minute…

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Oh, What A Night! Muny Announces Full Cast For World Regional Premiere JERSEY BOYS by BroadwayWorld

The Muny announced today its full cast and design teams for the world regional premiere of Jersey Boys, July 9 - 16. This will be the first licensed production of Jersey Boys in the world. J…

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Odds & Ends: Derek Klena Will Return to Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Derek Klena Will Return to Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Anastasia alum and current Jagged Little Pill star Derek Klena ha…

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See Who’s Joining Mark Ballas, Bobby Conte Thornton, Nicolas Dromard, and Keith Hines in Muny Jersey Boys by Andrew Gans

Josh Rhodes will direct the Tony-winning musical this summer at the St. Louis venue.

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

What a sound! American Blues' 'Buddy' has the hits, the jukebox musical cliches and a terrific Buddy Holly by Chris Jones

Here’s a trivia question for you: What was the first jukebox musical? The answer isn’t “Beautiful — The Carole King Musical,” nor “Jersey Boys” or “Motown: The Musical.” It…

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Monday, May 7, 2018

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical by Elizabeth Wollman

Sometimes, it's genuinely unfair when shows on Broadway flop. Countless worthwhile productions close in debt due to poor timing, a few weak links, material that's too dark or sophisticated o…

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Monday, April 30, 2018

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical by Darryl Reilly

Mr. McAnuff who worked wonders with his direction of "Jersey Boys" here offers a chilly vision that evokes a sterile landscape replicating a heavenly waiting room in connection with Robert B…

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Center View: John Lloyd Young by #cota

John Lloyd Young, the multi-award winning Frankie Valli from Broadway’s Jersey Boys, as well as the star of Clint Eastwood’s movie adaptation returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below and it wil…

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Friday, April 20, 2018

The Muny Finds its JERSEY BOYS: Mark Ballas, Bobby Conte Thornton & More by BroadwayWorld

After its acclaimed Broadway, touring and international productions, The Muny will be the first theatre in the world to create its own production ofJersey Boys. The Muny announced today the …

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Mark Ballas, Bobby Conte Thornton & More Will 'Walk Like a Man' in Jersey Boys at the Muny by Andy Lefkowitz

The Muny's upcoming centennial-season production of Tony-winning musical Jersey Boys has found its Four Seasons! Mark Ballas, Nicolas Dromard and Keith Hines—alums of Broadway'…

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Exclusive: Mark Ballas, Bobby Conte Thornton, Nicolas Dromard, Keith Hines Will Star in Muny Jersey Boys by Andrew Gans

Josh Rhodes will direct the Tony-winning musical this summer at the St. Louis venue.

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Monday, April 16, 2018

11 Off-Broadway Shows to See for Less This Week by Adam Hetrick

The critically acclaimed Amy and the Orphans, an immersive Sweeney Todd, and the return of Jersey Boys are among this week’s offerings.

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Jelani Remy, Alysha Umphress, Kyle Taylor Parker to Lead Smokey Joe's Cafe Revival by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed cast has been announced to lead the first major New York revival of the 1995 Tony-nominated musical revue Smokey Joe's Cafe. The hit compilation of songs written by …

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Where Do Best Musicals Come From? by JK

As we inch ever closer to the end of another Broadway awards eligibility season, I thought it might be interesting to look at the ultimate winners of the last 20 years. What were their prima…

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