Friday, November 15, 2019

How to Kill a Mockingbird: Broadway Hit Tumbles at Box Office as Jeff Daniels Leaves, Ed Harris Arrives by Roger Friedman

Mock- yeah. It’s Box Office Redux for producer Scott Rudin as Jeff Daniels has exited “To Kill a Mockingbird” on Broadway and

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Broadway’s To Kill A Mockingbird West End transfer to star Rhys Ifans

After the announcement last month that Aaron Sorkin’s To Kill A Mockingbird would be transferring to the West End’s Gielgud Theatre from 21 May 2020, we now have the first piece of exc…

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Rhys Ifans To Star In TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD West End Transfer

Rhys Ifans will lead the West End transfer of the TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in the iconic role of Atticus Finch.

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Jerry O'Connell, Billy Eugene Jones & More to Join David Alan Grier & Blair Underwood in A Soldier's Play on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the highly anticipated Broadway premiere staging of Charles Fuller's 1981 drama A Soldier's Play. Kenny Leon will direct the previously announced Roundabout Theatre C…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Mean Girls Retains Fetch Factor at the Box Office by

The kids might be back in school, but Mean Girls is still a hot ticket with Broadway audiences. The cheered musical comedy based on Tina Fey's hit film is having a strong fall, most especi…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - November 11th - JAGGED LITTLE PILL and A CHRISTMAS CAROL Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (24.28%), Tina: The Tina Turner Musical (8.10%), Beetlejuice (2.64%), Freestyle Love Supreme (2.20%) and Hadestown…

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Shabazz Green by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Paul Greco) Shabazz Green - New York Credits: Philosophy for Gangsters (Beckett Theatre); Intruder: The Musical (Hudson Guild).  Regional Credits: Oklahoma (Denver Center for the …

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Tracy Letts, Jessie Mueller, Armie Hammer & More to Star in The Minutes on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning writer and actor Tracy Letts will lead the cast of his Pulitzer-finalist play The Minutes on Broadway next year. Letts will be joined by Tony winner Jessie Mueller and Golden …

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

See Jeff Daniels, Celia-Keenan Bolger and the Original Broadway Cast of To Kill a Mockingbird Take Their Final Bow by

All rise! The original Broadway cast of To Kill a Mockingbird took their final bow at the Shubert Theatre on November 1. Tony winner Celia Keenan-Bolger and Tony nominees Jeff Daniels and Gi…

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Broadway Grosses: All Rise for Jeff Daniels & the Original Cast of Broadway's To Kill a Mockingbird by Lindsey Sullivan

The Shubert Theatre was jam-packed last week as audiences clamored to see Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, Tony winner Celia Keenan-Bolger as Scout Finch and the incredible original cast of A…

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New Stars Join To Kill a Mockingbird on Broadway, Led by Ed Harris as Atticus Finch by Caitlin Moynihan

The second-year cast of Aaron Sorkin's acclaimed adapatation of To Kill a Mockingbird begin performances at the Shubert Theatre on November 5. They replace the production's original principa…

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Gideon Glick Joins Off-Broadway’s Little Shop of Horrors for 2-Week Engagement by Ryan McPhee

Fresh off his Tony-nominated turn in To Kill a Mockingbird, Glick steps in for fellow Spring Awakening alum Jonathan Groff.

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Monday, November 4, 2019

‘Mockingbird’ Breaks Own Record As Original Cast Departs; ‘Tina’, Alanis Morissette Rock Broadway B.O. by Greg Evans

A record-setting farewell performance of To Kill a Mockingbird‘s original Jeff Daniels-fronted cast, along with three rockers — Tina Turner, Alanis Morissette and David Byrne — brought…

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Grosses Analysis: Broadway’s To Kill a Mockingbird Sets New Record as Original Cast Takes Final Bows by Ryan McPhee

Meanwhile, Jagged Little Pill makes an electrifying first appearance on the box-office boards.

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - November 4th - JAGGED LITTLE PILL and BETRAYAL Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (4.33%), Beetlejuice (3.35%), Freestyle Love Supreme (2.65%), Ain't Too Proud (1.44%) and The Lightning Thief (1.3…

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What Celia Keenan-Bolger Learned From a Year as Scout Finch in Broadway’s To Kill a Mockingbird by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony Award winner shares the lessons she learned in this post-mortem exclusive.

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Sunday, November 3, 2019

Get a Head Start on the Holidays With Our 5 Festive Must-Do Events for the Week of November 4 to 10 by Kathy Henderson

We know, we know, it’s not Thanksgiving yet, but a pair of fabulous holiday stage shows are set to begin performances, plus Kristin Chenoweth channels Dolly Parton, Ed Harris plays Atticus…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

November Is Your Last Chance to See Three Broadway Shows, Mockingbird Stars & More by Caitlin Moynihan

The holiday season is around the corner, which brings cooler air and some changes on the boards. Not only are three Broadway shows playing their final performances this month, but several …

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Tina! The Inheritance! See What Shows Have the Staff Giving Thanks This November by Lindsey Sullivan

November is upon us, which means it’s time for comfort foods, (hopefully) healthy dinner-table debates and a heaping helping of theatergoing. There is a lot to take in on the New York stag…

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Aaron Sorkin's To Kill a Mockingbird Will Transfer to London's West End in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

The celebrated Broadway stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird is moving to London's West End. The acclaimed production, featuring a script by Aaron …

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Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird opens at Gielgud Theatre May 2020 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo To Kill A Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's play based on Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, directed by Bartlett Sher, opens at Gielgud Theatre in May 2020. This post Harp…

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‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Sets London Run: Scott Rudin-Produced Broadway Smash Begins West End Engagement Next Spring by Greg Evans

Aaron Sorkin’s To Kill A Mockingbird, one of Broadway’s major critical successes of recent seasons and the most commercially successful American play in Broadway history, will open a Lon…

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Aaron Sorkin's To Kill a Mockingbird to open in West End next year by Chris Wiegand

The West Wing writer’s play will coincide with the 60th anniversary of the publication of Harper Lee’s novel The hit Broadway play of To Kill a Mockingbird, adapted by The West Wing writ…

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Aaron Sorkin’s To Kill a Mockingbird to Bow in London’s West End by Ruthie Fierberg

The adaptation of the Harper Lee novel will open at the Gielgud Theatre in spring 2020.

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Aaron Sorkin’s To Kill a Mockingbird confirms West End transfer by Georgia Snow

Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird has confirmed a West End transfer for 2020. The production of Harper Lee’s novel

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‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ will open a production on the West End by Caitlin Huston

“To Kill a Mockingbird” will open a production on the West End, to be produced by Scott Rudin, Barry Diller and Sonia Friedman Productions. The production will open at London’s Gielgud…

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NEWS: Aaron Sorkin’s stage adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird transfers to the West End in May 2020 by Press Releases

To Kill a Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin’s new play based on Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, directed by Bartlett Sher, will open at London’s Gielgud Theatre in May 2020.

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Monday, October 28, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Beautiful Plays to Packed Houses in Its Final Week by

Just short of six years after beginning performances at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, the long-running hit bio-show Beautiful: The Carole King Musical wrapped up its hit run on October 27. T…

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

Critics and the (Un)criticized by John Simon

One person’s critic is another person’s crackpot. That they are not united in their opinions is ascribable to the Latin saying: quot homines, tot sententiae. I myself prefer being consid…

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Broadway Grosses: The Inheritance Gains Traction in Previews by

The Olivier-winning two-part play The Inheritance is proving popular with American audiences. The Broadway transfer of Matthew Lopez's acclaimed work, which is currently in previews at the B…

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Upcoming N.Y.C. Auditions for To Kill a Mockingbird, Tootsie, A Christmas Carol, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country.

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