Wednesday, September 22, 2021

The Lion King's Adrienne Walker on Returning to the Role of Nala: 'She Teaches Me A Lot of Lessons' by Lindsey Sullivan

Adrienne Walker is back on Pride Rock! The Lion King resumed performances at the Minskoff Theatre on September 14 and returning to the role of Nala feels like a homecoming for Walker in a bi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Friday, September 17, 2021

Jane Powell, Who Dazzled in Movie Musicals and on Broadway, Dies at 92 by Paul Wontorek

MGM movie musical icon Jane Powell died on September 16, 2021 of natural causes at her home in Wilton, CT. She was 92. After making her Hollywood debut in Song of the Open Road in 1944, Pow…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:48PM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

The Circle of Life Returns to Broadway with Disney's The Lion King by Caitlin Moynihan

If you can feel the love tonight, it's because Disney's The Lion King is officially back on Broadway! The Tony-winning musical resumed performances at the Minskoff Theatre on September 14 an…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:54PM

Go Inside the Reopening of The Lion King on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The hit Disney musical resumed performances at the Minskoff Theatre September 14.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:15AM

VIDEO: THE LION KING Returns to Broadway- Watch Highlights!

Broadway is officially back with four more musicals triumphantly making their return to the stage last night, September 14. The circle of life continues at the Minskoff Theatre, where the ca…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:30AM
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

What's the Best Disney Song to Describe Quarantine? The Stars of THE LION KING and ALADDIN Answer! by BroadwayWorld

Check out all of the answers here: https://bway.world/DisneySongs The Lion King returns to Broadway tonight, September 14, at the Minskoff Theatre and Aladdin will be soon to follow on Sept…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:36PM

The Lion King Roars Back Onto Broadway Starting September 14 by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical resumes performances at the Minskoff Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, September 3, 2021

Facetime Interview: Instagram Live REPLAY: Jaime Loazano, Composer, Lyricist, Director, Producer by Adam Rothenberg

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Call Me Adam (@callmeadamnyc) If you missed my Instagram Live with Jaime Lozano (Composer, Lyricist, Director, Producer), you can wa…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 12:32PM
Friday, August 20, 2021

Odds & Ends: Listen to Darren Criss' New EP Masquerade & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Darren Criss Releases New Music Happy new music Friday, theater fans! Stage and screen fave Darren Criss has released five …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:18PM
Thursday, August 19, 2021

A Look Inside the 1st Rehearsal for Broadway Return of The Lion King by Marc J. Franklin

The hit Disney musical is set to resume performances at the Minskoff Theatre September 14.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:25PM

Photos and Video: Watch THE LION KING Cast Reunite to Sing 'The Circle of Life' on First Day of Rehearsals

The Broadway cast of The Lion King began rehearsals this week for the company’s reopening next month. As previously announced, The Lion King will resume performances on Tuesday, Septem…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:25PM
Monday, August 16, 2021

Get Ready for the Return of Broadway with the Stars of Aladdin and The Lion King by Caitlin Moynihan

Wish granted! As previously announced, Disney on Broadway is getting ready for the return of two of its fan-favorite productions. The Lion King will resume performances at the Minskoff Theat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:12PM
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Just Can't Wait! Brandon A. McCall to Make Broadway Debut as Simba in The Lion King; Full Cast Set by Broadway Staff

As previously announced, Disney's smash hit The Lion King will welcome back audiences to the Minskoff Theatre on September 14. Newcomer Brandon A. McCall, who starred in the national touring…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:24AM

Casting Announced For Broadway Productions of ALADDIN and THE LION KING

The Lion King begins performances on Tuesday, September 14 at the Minskoff Theatre. Aladdin resumes performances on Tuesday, September 28 at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Learn more about both…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:23AM
Thursday, May 20, 2021

Broadway's In The Heights Parodies Les Miserables' "One Day More" by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

If the June 11 premiere of @intheheightsmovie feels far away, take a trip to Washington Heights with this Easter Bonnet Competition performance by the mega-talented Broadway cast. "Una Dia …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:36PM
Friday, May 14, 2021

A Complete Guide to Broadway's Reopening by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway is officially coming back! Here's the need-to-know information on when all your favorite Broadway shows will raise the curtain once again. September Hamilton - September 14 Th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:36PM
Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Back to Pride Rock! Disney's The Lion King Announces Broadway Return Date by Lindsey Sullivan

The Lion King, the Tony-winning musical that has played Broadway for over two decades prior to the shutdown, will resume performances at the Minskoff Theatre on September 14. As previosuly r…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:33AM
Friday, April 30, 2021

Revisit the Short-Lived Revival of Cole Porter's Can-Can With This Feature From the Playbill Archives by Louis Botto

Starring Zizi Jeanmaire, the heavily revised production opened April 30, 1981, at the MInskoff Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Tuesday, April 20, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 20 - 26 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: April 20 - 26 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  April 20, 2010: Pop-punk came to Broadway when Green Day's American Idiot opened its 422 performance run at the St…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Mandy Gonzalez by JK

This month's Broadway Who's Who is someone with relatively new, but impressive, resume which includes roles in some of this millennium's biggest titles. Like most performers, Mandy Gonzalez…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:18PM
Wednesday, March 17, 2021

BWW Exclusive: Jennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 4- Spotlight on The Minskoff Theatre

Earlier this month, Dress Circle Publishing released THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 4, the latest in a series by acclaimed historian and producer Jennifer Ashley Tepper. Can't wait …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:36PM
Wednesday, January 6, 2021

One That Got Away: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by JK

How I missed The Adventures of Tom Sawyer in the spring of 2001 is a mystery to me. I mean, it checks a lot of "musicals I'm interested in seeing" boxes. First, it is based on the classic …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:36AM
Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Celebrate 26 Years of Sunset Boulevard With a Look Back at the Original Broadway Production by Playbill Staff

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical opened at the Minskoff Theatre November 17, 1994.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, October 23, 2020

Celebrate More Than 45 Years of Pippin on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The original Broadway production opened at the Minskoff Theatre October 23, 1972.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, August 7, 2020

Broadway Games: The Play's the Thing: Actress Edition by JK

Many, if not most, of our favorite musical theater stars have also spent their fair share of time trodding the boards in straight plays, too. Take one of the greatest of all time, Angela Lan…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:03AM
Friday, July 31, 2020

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Congratulations! You've made it through another week, in good health we hope. Here's our weekly game to bring you some theater related fun and stress relief. Today we bring back a favorite -…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:03PM
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert Raises $252,575 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by Lindsey Sullivan

On July 10, fans were able to watch Broadway legend Bernadette Peters in a never-before-seen-online concert to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:42PM
Monday, July 13, 2020

Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert Stream Raises Over $250,000; Watch Through July 14 by Andrew Gans

The virtual presentation of the concert, filmed in 2009 at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre, benefited Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:00PM
Friday, July 10, 2020

Friday Night Must-Watch! Bernadette Peters Sings Out for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by Lindsey Sullivan

We've got your Friday night plans covered! As previously announced, theater fans will be able to watch Bernadette Peters in a never-before-seen-online concert to benefit Broadway Cares/Equit…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:32PM

Join Bernadette Peters and Michael Urie for Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert Watch Party July 10 by Andrew Gans

The concert, filmed in 2009 at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre, streams on Playbill to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Monday, July 6, 2020

Join Bernadette Peters and Michael Urie for Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert Watch Party by Andrew Gans

The concert, filmed in 2009 at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre, will be streamed on Playbill to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:32PM

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REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
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Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54