Friday, February 23, 2024

Broadway In Hollywood Sets 2024-25 Season At The Pantages: ‘Kimberly Akimbo’, ‘Shucked’, ‘Harry Potter And The Cursed Child’, ‘A Beautif by Greg Evans

Broadway in Hollywood at the Pantages Theatre has announced its 2024-25 season, with offerings including the Los Angeles premieres of Tony-winning musical Kimberly Akimbo, the stage adaptati…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:00AM
Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Full Cast Set for Broadway’s The Great Gatsby, Starring Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada by Darryn King

The full cast is set for the Broadway premiere of the new musical The Great Gatsby. As previously announced, the musical will star Tony nominees Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada, reprising th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:42AM
Thursday, February 15, 2024

Shoshana Bean, Alex Newell, Jordan Fisher & More to Perform at Broadway Backwards by Hayley Levitt

Over a dozen Broadway stars have joined the lineup for this year's Broadway Backwards, the annual one-night only benefit concert featuring show tunes reimagined as queer anthems and love b…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:36PM
Friday, February 9, 2024

Houston’s Hobby Center Announces the 2024-2025 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

The cast of SHUCKED by Matthew Murphy and Evan Zimmerman_ The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts announced the 2024-2025 Memorial Hermann Broadway at the Hobby Center Season featuring thre…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 12:32PM
Monday, February 5, 2024

Congratulations, MARC SHAIMAN! by Corine Cohen

Congratulations to ‘Some Like It Hot’ for winning A Grammy for Best Music last night. It was up against Kimberly Akimbo another favorite, Parade and Shucked. The only show I missed was P…

SOURCE: broadwayshowbiz.com at 11:15AM
Sunday, February 4, 2024

Some Like It Hot Wins Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album by Hayley Levitt

Some Like It Hot, the musical adaptation of Billy Wilder's 1959 film, won the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album. The honor was announced at the 66th Annual Grammy Awards ceremon…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:48PM

Some Like It Hot Wins Best Musical Theater Album at 2024 Grammy Awards by Molly Higgins

Shucked songwriter Brandy Clark also received an award during the pre-telecast ceremony.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:42PM

Find Out Who Won at the 2024 GRAMMYS - Updating Live!

Find out who won at the GRAMMYs as BroadwayWorld shares LIVE updates! Notable nominees include “Sondheim Unplugged (The NYC Sessions), Vol. 3,' Liz Callaway, Shucked's Shane McAnally, Shu…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:52PM
Friday, February 2, 2024

Alex Newell to Offer Solo London Concerts by Andrew Gans

The Shucked Tony winner will play Cadogan Hall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:48AM
Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Broadway Actors Call Out Misprint in 'Chicago' Playbill That Included Cast of 'Shucked'

One of the stars of the show, Max von Essen, shared a video to his Instagram Story Monday that revealed the show's Playbill featured the principal ...

SOURCE: Google at 03:18PM
Sunday, January 21, 2024

This Week on Broadway for January 21, 2024: The Whole of Time by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere talk about Prayer For The French Republic (Peter’s review), The Whole of Time @ Torn Page, and The Perfect Game. In the news, we discus…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Wednesday, January 17, 2024

An Interesting but Worriesome Time to be Retired by Elyse Sommer by Elyse Sommer

   An Interesting but Worriesome Time to be Retired  by Elyse Sommer Retiring from a super-busy career you love is not easy.   Fortunately, everything I and my many good friends and col…

SOURCE: CurtainUp at 01:42PM

‘Shucked’ will receive film adaptation by Michael Abourizk

Producer Mike Bosner made the announcement after the musical’s final Broadway bow.

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 04:00AM
Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Broadway Grosses Analysis: Sweeney Todd Says Goodbye to Ashford and Groban With the $2 Million Club by Logan Culwell-Block

Also, Shucked closes up shop with the best-grossing week of its entire run.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:48PM

‘Shucked’ Scores Best-Ever $1.1M Gross In Final Week – Broadway Box Office by Greg Evans

Winter doldrums and a closing night be damned: Shucked just had a very good week, with news of a planned movie adaptation and its best-ever Broadway gross of $1,111,038. The Brandy Clark-Sha…

SOURCE: Deadline at 05:38PM

Made official by Playbill: Mandalay Pictures is making the “Shucked” feature film. - Reddit

Made official by Playbill: Mandalay Pictures is making the “Shucked” feature film. ... Also confirmed is that Robert Horn is penning the screenplay and ...

SOURCE: Google at 01:32PM

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2024 by Matt Tamanini

‘Great Gatsby’ Teases Broadway Announcement, ‘Shucked’ Is Getting a Movie, Matt Recommends Current ‘Hadestown’ Cast “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, pod…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Monday, January 15, 2024

Broadway’s Shucked Will Be Adapted for the Silver Screen by Hayley Levitt

After 28 previews and 319 regular performances, Shucked ended its run at the Nederlander Theatre on Sunday, January 14. However, its Broadway farewell turned out to be much less final than a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:06PM

Broadway’s ‘Shucked’ Set for Feature Film Adaptation From Mandalay Pictures by Chris Willman

The musical-comedy “Shucked” had its closing performance on Broadway Sunday night, but the show went out with an even louder set of whoops than expected, as the curtain call included the…

SOURCE: Variety at 11:56AM

Shucked to Be Turned Into Feature Film by Diep Tran, Margaret Hall

The screen adaptation will be produced by Mandalay Pictures.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM

Video: SHUCKED Says Goodbye to Broadway; Movie Announced!

At the closing performance of SHUCKED on Broadway, Mike Bosner, a lead producer of the show took to the mic to share an 'army of thank yous' to everyone involved with the show. After bringin…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:07AM

Shucked closing bows, speeches & feature film announcement! by bwaySHO

Head inside the Nederlander theatre with @bwaySHO for Shucked closing curtain call, speeches, song & feature film announcement! Subscribe to @bwaySHO for more of your favorite theatre momen…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:12AM
Sunday, January 14, 2024

Shucked gets feature film by bwaySHO

Shucked gets feature film

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:47PM

Ward Off the Monday Blues with Show Tunes on Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige has show tunes, movie songs and upliftin…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:02AM

Shucked Closes on Broadway January 14 by Margaret Hall

The corn-y comedy has a North American tour and a West End premiere in its future.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Wednesday, January 10, 2024

New Musical Dead Outlaw, from The Band's Visit's Tony-Winning Team, Has its Cast by Darryn King

The complete cast is set for Dead Outlaw, a world-premiere musical from the Tony Award-winning creative team behind The Band’s Visit. Previews begin on February 28, with an official open…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:06PM
Thursday, January 4, 2024

Alex Newell: “Independently Owned” Taking over Broadway by bwaySHO

Alex Newell: “Independently Owned” Taking over Broadway 8x a week in Shucked through January 8th! Watch the Tony Award winner’s chat with ​⁠@bwaySHO from Opening Night & enjoy cli…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:37PM
Wednesday, December 27, 2023

2023 in Review: Our Favorite Performances by JK

2023 in Review: Our Favorite Performances (6 Categories) We were fortunate enough to see 21 different productions in 2023: 14 Broadway, 3 off-Broadway, and 4 regional; these are the shows…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Tuesday, December 26, 2023

2023 in Review: The Movers and Moments of the Year by JK

Every year, there are huge hits, bog flops, news makers and fan favorites, scandals and groundbreaking ideas in the theater scene. And when we pause to review the year just ending, we always…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:12AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards