Friday, December 28, 2018

A Look at All of the Broadway Marquees of 2018 by Marc J. Franklin

From John Lithgow: Stories by Heart in January to To Kill A Mocking Bird in December, look back at all the shows that opened on Broadway in 2018.

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Monday, December 17, 2018

See All the Broadway Playbills of 2018 by Marc J. Franklin

From the first show John Lithgow: Stories by Heart to the recent To Kill A Mocking Bird, how many did you collect this year?

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

2017 - 2018: The Broadway Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of The Iceman Cometh, the eligibility of the 2017 - 2018 Broadway season comes to a close.  By most accounts, this has been a lackluster season.  There have be…

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Third 2018 Tonys Eligibility Rulings: Frozen Stars Will Compete in Leading Category; 1984 Is Now Eligible & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met today for the third time to confirm the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2018 Tony Award…

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Friday, March 2, 2018
Monday, February 26, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Disney's Frozen Has a Strong Start on Broadway by

Disney's latest musical Frozen has arrived at Broadway's St. James Theatre. The new stage adaptation of the mega-hit animated film kicked off previews on February 22 and au…

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Strap on Their Kinky Boots to See Jake Shears & Kirstin Maldonado by

Theatergoers have been thrilled to experience a pair of Broadway debuts at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre since Scissor Sisters frontman Jake Shears and Grammy winner Kirstin Maldonado …

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JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART Enters its Final Two Weeks by BroadwayWorld

Roundabout Theatre Company Todd Haimes, Artistic DirectorCEO, in association with Staci Levine, will conclude the Broadway premiere of John Lithgow Stories By Heart, adapted and performed by…

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson to Lead Los Angeles Production of Henry IV by Andy Lefkowitz

Beloved Hollywood couple and talented stage alums Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson will appear in a Los Angeles production of Shakespeare's Henry IV this spring, according to the L.A. Times. Ha…

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Jason Mraz's Final Week in Waitress Brings In Audiences by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Grammy winner Jason Mraz's final week really had the Waitress box office cooking as audiences headed to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to savor the last few performances of his Bro…

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Monday, February 5, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hello, Dolly! Star Bernadette Peters Is Back Where She Belongs by

It's just two weeks into Broadway legend Bernadette Peters' Great White Way return in Hello, Dolly! and audiences are flocking to the Shubert Theatre to experience the Tony winner…

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Dance Over to Broadway's Once On This Island by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway audiences ventured to the island this past week! Once On This Island landed a spot in the top five by capacity, filling the Circle in the Square Theatre by 101.33%, similarly to reg…

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Waitress Stars Sara Bareilles & Jason Mraz Serve Up New House Record by

Determined audiences made their way to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre this past week for a first look at the adorable pairing of Waitress' songwriter Sara Bareilles appearing opposite Gramm…

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Sunday, January 21, 2018

This Week on Broadway for January 21, 2018: Lena Hall by James Marino

James Marino and Matt Tamanini talk with Lena Hall about her Obsessed series of albums, videos, and concerts. Peter Filichia, Jena Tesse Fox, Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson review John…

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

John Lithgow: Stories by heart - has all the appearance of a bus and truck tour by Oscar E. Moore

Mr. Lithgow, ham that he is, is wonderful - along with his wry take on the proceedings. But the production and choice of tales just doesn’t cut the mustard.

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Monday, January 15, 2018

John Lithgow: Stories by Heart by David Kaufman

But in John Lithgow: Stories by Heart, Lithgow tells an even more compelling tale about growing up with his father Arthur Lithgow, an actor who taught Shakespeare even as he opened and ran S…

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Review: John Lithgow: Stories by Heart by Jonathan Mandell

John Lithgow, a Tony winner for his very first Broadway show in 1973,  has decided to devote his 24th to the reading of two old short stories, Ring Lardner’s “Haircut” and “Uncle Fr…

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John Lithgow Stories from the Heart: Pics, Review by New York Theater

John Lithgow, a Tony winner for his very first Broadway show in 1973, has decided to devote his 24th to the reading of two old short stories, Ring Lardner’s “Haircut” and “Uncle Fred…

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This Week on Broadway for January 14, 2018: Frances Ruffelle by James Marino

Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Frances Ruffelle. We review Mankind @ Playwrights Horizons, John Lithgow: Stories by Heart, and talk about The Minty Award…

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Friday, January 12, 2018

The Show: Lena Hall Rocks, John Lithgow's Stories, Chicago's Secrets & More by

In this episode, we talk about John Lithgow: Stories By Heart, Sara Bareilles in Jesus Christ Superstar, Tony winner Lena Hall and more.

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The Show: Watch John Lithgow Discuss John Lithgow: Stories By Heart on Opening Night by

Join Tony and Emmy winner John Lithgow on the red carpet to celebrate his big Broadway opening!

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Culturalist Challenge! Rank the Top 10 Stars You Can’t Wait to See on Broadway in 2018 by Lindsey Sullivan

The staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we’re challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic t…

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Hit the Red Carpet on Opening Night of Broadway's John Lithgow: Stories By Heart by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony and Emmy winner John Lithgow is back on the boards with his solo show John Lithgow: Stories By Heart, which opened on January 11 at the American Airlines Theatre. The Broadway community…

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Photo Coverage: Opening Night Arrivals for JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART by Walter McBride

Virtuosity and imagination combine in one utterly unique event, as Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow creates a singularly intimate evening. With equal measures of humor and heart, he e…

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Today on Broadway: Friday, January 12, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Review “John Lithgow: Stories by Heart,” Bryan Cranston Hesitant to Bring “Network” to Broadway, and Laura Benanti is Comedic Genius! “Today on…

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John Lithgow: Stories by Heart, American Airlines Theatre, New York — uncharacteristically subdued delivery

The actor frames his answer around two short stories interspersed with reminiscences about his peripatetic boyhood

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

REVIEW: John Lithgow in ‘Stories By Heart’ by #cota

By Meredith Ganzman Picture story time with John – that is, Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow. An early opener in the Spring season, “John Lithgow: Stories By Heart” is just …

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