Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Steve Martin's 'Bright Star' Stops For Four Days At The Shubert by Christopher Arnott

Connecticut has heard quite a lot from Steve Martin in recent years. His play “Meteor Shower” premiered at the Long Wharf Theatre before it was done (with a different cast and director) …

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Odds & Ends: Watch Laura Benanti Sing as Melania Trump & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Watch Laura Benanti Sing as Melania Trump She's ba-ack! Following a number of visits to The Late Sh…

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Photo Coverage: Lea Salonga, John Leguizamo, Keegan-Michael Key & More Talk Broadway's Future at the Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable by Walter McBride

Earlier this month, Theatre Forward and UBShosted the 15th Annual Broadway Roundtable, moderated by Theatre Forward Executive DirectorBruce E. Whitacre. The exclusive luncheon explored the c…

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Monday, February 12, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 12th - The Band's Visit and Latin History For Morons Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob 4.04, School of Rock 3.84, Once On this Island 3.43, The Band's Visit 2.47 and Dear Evan Hansen 1.23. The top growing current Broadwa…

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Monday, February 5, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 5th - Parisian Woman and SpongeBob Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob 4.04, School of Rock 3.84, Once On this Island 3.43, The Band's Visit 2.47 and Dear Evan Hansen 1.23. The top growing current Broadwa…

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Monday, January 29, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 29th - SongeBob and Latin History for Morons Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Once On this Island 3.01, The Band's Visit 2.59, Spongebob 2.52, Hello, Dolly 2.48 and School of Rock 1.81. The top growing current Broadway pl…

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Saturday, January 27, 2018

Top 8 Must-See Shows Coming to Broadway: Hot Tickets for Spring by Patrick Pacheco

Put a star in a limited engagement on Broadway and you’ve got a set-up for a hot ticket and premium price exorbitance. Think of Bruce Springsteen, Bette Midler (“Hello, Dolly!”), Uma T…

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Lea Salonga, John Leguizamo and More Set to Participate in Theatre Forward's Broadway Roundtable by BroadwayWorld

Moderated by Theatre Forward Executive Director Bruce E. Whitacre, the exclusive luncheon will explore the current Broadway landscape with some of Broadway's leading players and stars, with …

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Keegan-Michael Key and Laura Benanti to be considered in featured actor category at Tonys by Caitlin Huston

Keegan-Michael Key and Laura Benanti will be eligible for best performance by an actors/actress in a featured role for their roles in “Meteor Shower,” the Tony Awards Administrat…

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Second 2018 Tonys Eligibility Rulings: Once On This Island's Hailey Kilgore Eligible as Lead Actress & More by Andy Lefkowitz

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

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Second 2018 Tonys Eligibility Rulings: Once On This Island's Hailey Kilgore Eligible as Leading Actress & More by Andy Lefkowitz

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

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Tony Awards Committee Meets to Determine Further Eligibility of 2017-2018 Shows; Decisions on ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, THE BAND'S VISIT, METEOR SHOWER, an by BroadwayWorld

Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the second time this season and confirmed the eligibility status of ten Broadway productions for the 2018 American Theatre Wing's Tony Awar…

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Monday, January 22, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 22nd - The Band's Visit and Latin History Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Once On this Island 3.01, The Band's Visit 2.59, Spongebob 2.52, Hello, Dolly 2.48 and School of Rock 1.81. The top growing current Broadway pl…

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Friday, January 19, 2018

Final Bow: Final Bow: Laura Benanti Steps Out of Steve Martin's Meteor Shower

The Tony winner contemplates her costars and being one of the worst dinner guests on Broadway.

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York: “Meteor Shower” to “The Children” by Mark Beech

Sleigh Bells – yes, it might seem a little late, since Christmas is long past. But this is the name of a band that could still be the next big thing. Judge for yourself. Sleigh Bells are p…

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Laura Benanti Remembers a Swing Wardrobe Malfunction That Surprised an Unsuspecting Theatergoer by Broadway.com

Laura Benanti's perfect comedic performance in Steve Martin's Meteor Shower comes after almost two decades of acclaimed appearances on the Great White Way. A future Tony-winning Bena…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York: The Killers; More “Hamilton” Tickets Released by Mark Beech

The latest batch of “Hamilton” tickets is about to be released for Broadway performances from August through to January next year. Given the show’s huge success, one can wonder why the…

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Laura Benanti's Melania Trump Testimonial on Fire and Fury Is Anything but Cheesy by Broadway.com

Theater crowds are laughing nightly at Laura Benanti's hilarious performance in Steve Martin's new comedy Meteor Shower. But a Broadway gig doesn't mean the multitalented star do…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Broadway Theater Review: Meteor Shower by Lauren Yarger

Keegan-Michael Key, Jeremy Shamos, Amy Schumer, Laura Benanti. Photo: Matthew MurphyMeteor ShowerBy Steve MartinDirected by Jerry ZaksBooth TheatreThrough Jan. 21By Lauren YargerJust throw r…

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Broadway B.O.: Chicken Soup To Everyone For Post-New Year’s Lull; ‘Phantom’ $1.2M by Jeremy Gerard

Predictable as white sales and BOGO promos, Broadway made a hard landing after the Christmas-to-New Year’s high-flying, record-breaking stand. The Boss dodged the winter drafts and too…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 8th - SpongeBob and Farinelli Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Band's Visit 7.59, Once On this Island 4.23, Spongebob 4.22, School of Rock 2.45 and Come From Away 1.48. The top growing current Broadway …

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Today on Broadway: Monday, January 8, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Jesus Christ Superstar Live” Finds Another Major Star, “Meteor Shower” Forced to Cancel Performance, this Week’s Theatrical Schedule! “Today on B…

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Sunday, January 7, 2018

The Winter Bug Hits Broadway! Meteor Shower's Sunday Matinee Cancelled by Lindsey Sullivan

Even leading ladies need sick days once in awhile! Meteor Shower's funny gals Amy Schumer and Laura Benanti have both been struck by winter weather illnesses. As a result, the 3 p.m. per…

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Big Sick: Steven Martin Play “Meteor Shower” Cancels Matinee as Two of Four Stars Have Flu by Roger Friedman

It’s not easy doing eight performances a week on Broadway. It’s especially grueling in sub zero temps outside, as the audience — Categories: Featured Theater(Read more..…

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January 7 Meteor Shower Matinee Canceled by Mark Peikert

With two of its stars falling victim to the flu, the Sunday matinee of the Steve Martin comedy has been canceled.

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Flu Strikes METEOR SHOWER on Broadway; Sunday Matinee Cancelled by BroadwayWorld

The unusually frigid winter now hitting New York City has made its way to Broadway, as stars of Steve Martin's new comedy Meteor Shower have been struck by winter weather illnesses, resultin…

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Top Stage Shows to See in New York: Under the Radar, “Spamilton” by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance. “Junk” and “The Wolves” are coming to the end of their runs in the next few days. So is “Spamilton” – though of course its inspiration “Hamilton” l…

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

BWW Interview: Jeremy Shamos Shines Bright in METEOR SHOWER by Naomi Serviss

A normal, if a little repressed, Californian couple experience out-of-this-world changes in this Steve Martin comedy.

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 2nd - My Fair Lady Tops Upcoming Production Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Band's Visit 7.59, Once On this Island 4.23, Spongebob 4.22, School of Rock 2.45 and Come From Away 1.48. The top growing current Broadway …

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BWW Morning Brief January 2nd, 2018: Amy Schumer Talks METEOR SHOWER, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories take a look back on 2017's top curtain call moments, Amy Schumer talks METEOR SHOWER, and more

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Friday, December 29, 2017

VIDEO: Amy Schumer Chats METEOR SHOWER, Her Own Theatre Company and More by Stage Tube

Amy Schumer, currently starring in METEOR SHOWER on Broadway, stopped by Theater Talk to chat about her exciting new adventure on stage. Check out the interview below

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