Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Beetlejuice to Have Broadway Comeback at the Marquis Theatre by Caitlin Moynihan

Beetlejuice, the musical that closed when the Broadway shutdown extended past its original final performance date, is getting a second chance at life. The musical is set to play the Marquis…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:03AM
Monday, September 13, 2021

‘Beetlejuice’ Will Haunt Broadway Again: Fan-Favorite Musical Sets Return Date by Greg Evans

You just can’t keep a beloved ghost dead: Beetlejuice is coming back to haunt Broadway, with a return engagement of the increasingly popular musical taking possession of Broadway’s Marri…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:00PM

‘Beetlejuice’ to reopen on Broadway in April 2022 by Broadway News

“Beetlejuice” announced Monday that it will reopen on Broadway, this time at the Marriott Marquis Theatre, with a first performance scheduled for April 8, 2022. The original creative tea…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 03:00PM
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

When Me and My Girl Opened the Marquis Theatre in 1986 by Sheridan Morley

Read Playbill's vintage feature about the soon-to-be-a-smash-hit musical, starring Robert Lindsay, Maryann Plunkett, and George S. Irving .

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Tuesday, April 27, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  April 27, 1986: Hey, big spender! The Bob Fosse directed revival of Sweet Charity starring Debbie Allen opened at…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:32AM
Tuesday, April 6, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 6 - 12 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   April 6, 2017: Titans of the cosmetics world faced off in the musical War Paint at the Nederlander Theatre …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:42AM
Tuesday, March 30, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   March 30, 1898: The Ibsen classic Hedda Gabler premiered on Broadway. March 30, 2000: The 2000 Tony-winning…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 10:06AM
Tuesday, March 23, 2021

When “Damn Yankees” became Dumb Yankees by Philip

The 1955 Broadway musical “Damn Yankees” was based on Douglass Wallop’s novel “The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant” (to the lowly Washington Senators). A Broadway revival of “D…

SOURCE: sceneonstage.com at 12:21PM
Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Paul Tazewell by JK

Chances are you've seen his work, even if you don't recognize Paul Tazewell's name. With a Broadway career that began with 1996's Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk and continues through …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:42AM
Tuesday, March 2, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 Bus Stop March 2, 1955: The new William Inge play, Bus Stop, opens at the Music Box, and stars Kim Stanley and Ela…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 09:12AM
Tuesday, February 23, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 by JK

 This Week in  Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭     February 23: Sunday in the Park with George (2017) & The Pajama Game (2006) February 23, 2006…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:24AM
Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Marquis Theatre Have You Seen? by Marc J. Franklin

Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play over 100 performances at the venue.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, November 12, 2020

Broadway Rewind: Bernadette Peters Sings 'Losing My Mind' and More from FOLLIES

Today we rewind to the 2011 revival of Follies, which opened at the Marquis Theatre and played for 152 performances.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:53PM
Thursday, November 5, 2020

Look Back at On Your Feet! on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Gloria and Emilio Estafan bio musical, starring Ana Villafañe and Josh Segarra, opened at the Marquis Theatre November 5, 2015.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Saturday, September 12, 2020

Celebrate Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman’s Follies on the Stage by Marc J. Franklin

The most recent Broadway revival, starring Bernadette Peters, Jan Maxwell, Danny Burstein, Ron Raines, and more, opened at the Marquis Theatre September 12, 2011.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
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.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
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.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:00AM
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…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:12AM
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.

SOURCE: Playbill at 07:00AM
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 …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:06AM
Wednesday, January 8, 2020

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

by Mo Brady The 2019-2020 Broadway season looks…

SOURCE: www.theensemblist.com at 11:36AM
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Stageworthy: The Best of Stage 2019

Saw a little less shows than last year, and added a few concerts that I've included in the final tally. So 2019 I saw 153 different shows but 173 times (basically I did 20 repeats this year …

SOURCE: tapeworthy.blogspot.com at 06:00AM
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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:24AM
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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24AM
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…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:15AM
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…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 11:28AM
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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:54PM

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.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:31PM

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…

SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 07:30PM

‘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…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 07:30PM

Tootsie Musical Sets Closing Date on Broadway by Dan Meyer

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

SOURCE: Playbill at 07:29PM

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