Friday, May 1, 2020

Revisit The Drowsy Chaperone With Danny Burstein, Sutton Foster, Beth Leavel, and More by Marc J. Franklin

The musical comedy, directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, opened at the Marquis Theatre May 1, 2006.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Look Back at Stephanie J. Block, Allison Janney, and Megan Hilty in 9 to 5 on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, featuring a score by Dolly Parton, opened at the Marquis Theatre April 30, 2009.

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Join the BroadwayWorld Book Club with THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY Vol. 1 and Discuss with Jennifer Ashley Tepper- Live at 12pm!

Today's next round of discussion prompts will focus on the next chapter of The Untold Stories of Broadway, 'The Marquis Theatre'. Later today, be sure to tune in right here at 12pm as Jennif…

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

Revisit Evita on Broadway With Elena Roger, Ricky Martin, and More by Marc J. Franklin

The revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s musical opened at the Marquis Theatre April 5, 2012.

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone by JK

Next up in our Musical of the Month series is the hysterical, whimsical parody musical from 2006, The Drowsy Chaperone. Finding more than a few similarities between myself and the lead male …

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Where are the Ensembles of Broadway This Season? by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady The 2019-2020 Broadway season looks…

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Sunday, December 29, 2019

Tony Winner Santino Fontana on How Tootsie Changed His Heart and Hamstrings by Beth Stevens

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are often asked to sit through an exit interview with HR about their time at the company. That concept doesn’t exist for Broadway performers…

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Friday, November 29, 2019

The Illusionists Returns to Broadway for Limited Holiday Engagement by Andy Lefkowitz

The mind-bending magic show The Illusionists heads back to the Great White Way on November 29 with the popular show Magic of the Holidays. The production plays the Neil Simon Theatre f…

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Photo Flash: Susan Lucci, Tony Danza and More Celebrate CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY

On Nov. 25, Celebrity Autobiography celebrated its 10th anniversary as winner of the Drama Desk Award with a show at The Triad (158 West 72nd St) with a cast featuring Susan Lucci, Tony Danz…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Tootsie to close on Broadway in January. London run planned. by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Tootsie the musical is to close on 5 January 2020 at the Marquis Theatre on Broadway. Plans are underway to bring Tootsie the musical to London. This post Tootsie to close on…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Tootsie Sets Final Performance Date on Broadway; National Tour to Launch in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

Tootsie, the new Broadway musical based on the beloved 1982 comedy flick, will play its final performance at the Marquis Theatre on January 5, 2020. The celebrated tuner began previews on M…

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TOOTSIE To Play Final Broadway Performance in January

It was announced today that the Tony-nominated musical TOOTSIE will play its final performance at at the Marquis Theatre on Sunday, January 5, 2020.

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Tootsie to close on Broadway in January by Maureen Lee Lenker

It’s time for Santino Fontana to hang up his heels. On Monday, producers announced a closing date for Broadway’s Tootsie, the musical based on the 1982 film of the same name. The produ…

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‘Tootsie’ will end its Broadway run in January by Caitlin Huston

“Tootsie” will play its final Broadway performance on Jan. 5, 2020.  At that point, the musical will have played 293 regular and 25 preview performances at the Marquis Theatre. The clos…

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Tootsie Musical Sets Closing Date on Broadway by Dan Meyer

The Santino Fontana-led comedy opened at the Marquis Theatre in April.

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Tootsie to Close After the New Year by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

The musical comedy Tootsie, currently playing at Broadway’s Marquis Theatre, will play its final performance just after the New Year rings in. The closing curtain for the Tony-winning show…

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Look Back at Julie Andrews in Victor/Victoria on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, starring Oscar winner Julie Andrews reprising her film role, opened at the Marquis Theatre October 25, 1995.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

VIDEO: Andy Grotelueschen Gets Help from TOOTSIE Castmates to Record a Very Special Solo Album

Andy Grotelueschen is no stranger to profanity, as he gets to perform the now iconic 'Jeff Sums It Up' in Broadway's Tootsie every night at the Marquis Theatre. Now he's taking his character…

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tony Winner Michael McGrath was Supposed to Rap with Santino Fontana in Tootsie by

Tony winner Michael McGrath is right at home in a musical comedy. This time he's playing exasperated agent Stan Fields in Tootsie on Broadway. Eight times a week, McGrath can be found bring…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Playing the Stage Manager by Angela Tricarico

by Alessia Salimbene James Moye (second from left) as Carl …

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

#TBT: Playbill: Me and My Girl: May 1987 by JK

During the 1986-1987 season, my favorite new musical wasn't everyone else's favorite new musical. Actually, my favorite new musical wasn't really a new musical at all. While everyone was wee…

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

Photo Flash: Michael Urie, Gina Gershon, & More Celebrate CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY 10th Anniversary

Celebrity Autobiography celebrated its 10th anniversary as winner of the Drama Desk Award on Monday, August 26 at 7pm in NYC at the show's original home, The Triad (158 West 72nd…

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for The Illusionists—Magic of the Holidays on Broadway by

Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming Broadway engagement of The Illusionists—Magic of the Holidays. The acclaimed masters of illusion will set up shop at the Neil Simon Theatre for a r…

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Monday, August 5, 2019

The Illusionists Will Return to Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre for New Holiday Engagement by Andy Lefkowitz

The Illusionists are gearing up to make magic again this holiday season. The acclaimed masters of illusion will set up shop at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre, where they previously delighted …

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Tootsie Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical adaptation of the classic movie, starring Tony Award winner Santino Fontana, opened at the Marquis Theatre April 23.

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Saturday, July 20, 2019

Unstoppable! Go Backstage at Tootsie with These Exclusive Photos by

After receiving 11 Tony nominations, Tootsie took home two trophies (for Robert Horn's book and Santino Fontana's leading turn as both Michael Dorsey and Dorothy Michaels). In honor of the h…

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Facetime Interview: John Behlmann: "Tootsie: The Musical" by Adam Rothenberg

Live from the Marquis Theatre, where the 11-time Tony nominated Musical Tootsie plays, "Call Me Adam" chats with actor John Behlmann who originates the role of "Max Van Horn," the only new c…

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Friday, June 21, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Best Broadway Mezzanines by JK

Seating preferences are a pretty personal choice. Some people have physical considerations when selecting a seat, others have financial constraints. Sometimes you have to go with what's avai…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Step Inside Broadway’s Marquis Theatre by Marc J. Franklin

Inside the Theatre, the photo feature series that documents Broadway’s historic playhouses, continues with the Marquis

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Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part III: The Midwest by JK

With the spring rush and awards season behind us, it's time to get back to our regularly scheduled content! Today, we continue our popular series Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals, focusing t…

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Monday, June 17, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, June 17 - ON YOUR FEET! Brings The Rhythm To Broadway!

On this day in 2015, the Gloria Estefan bio-musical On Your Feet! opened on Broadway at the Marquis Theatre!

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