Posts Tagged ‘Nathan Lane’

October Broadway News!

By David Jacobs | October 15th, 2014

This week, the official national tour of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella officially headed out on its own national tour. This family-friendly musical has been taking place at New York’s Broadway Theatre. The tour itself will launch on October 10th in Providence, RI at the Providence Performing Arts Center and then will go out to visit several other major cities and venues. Paige Faure, who starred in the Broadway version of the show, will also be taking on the lead road for the tour. Other stars include Andy Jones, Blake Hammond and Ashley Park. The show features exciting music, over-the-top productions and plenty of magic that give this classic tale an entirely new twist. Tickets are on sale now for these shows for anyone looking to see this fairytale production unfold live.

Another major announcement was just unveiled about the show “Here Lies Love.” The highly acclaimed production from the Public Theater has been called a revolutionary new musical experience. The show comes from the creative minds of Davide Byrne and Fat boy Slim. In addition to being filled with brand new choreographed performances and musical numbers, the show takes a look at Filipina First Lady Imelda Marcos and her rise to power and fame with the People Power Revolution. The 90 minute show is more than just a play, but a 360 degree multimedia event. Tickets are on sale now to see all of the action live.

Theater News

By David Jacobs | March 29th, 2013

This week, theater fans of all types were treated to some big announcements about the upcoming live performance season. One of the biggest announcements of the week came when it was revealed that The Jungle Book would be hitting the stage in a new production event base on the original Disney film. The production will be premiering at Chicago’s Goodman Theatre June 21st-28th and then will visit Boston’s Huntington Theatre in its preview run. Tickets for these productions will go one sale to the public next month for those who are looking to see this exciting, beloved Disney film come to life on the stage.

This week, previews also began for the highly anticipated musical event known as The Big Knife. On March 22nd previews for the show which will run through June 2nd began. The production, which is being put on by the Roundabout Theatre Company will follow Clifford Odet’s iconic tale and will feature Emmy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Bobby Cannavale. The production will be hosted by the American Airlines Theatre in New York City. Tickets for these previews and for the regular season shows are on sale and available to the public right now.

Theatre Update

By David Jacobs | February 27th, 2013

This week, in the world of live entertainment, there has been a great deal of buzz around the world of Broadway.  This week, tickets officially went on sale for the Burlesque Drama The Nance.  The highly anticipated production will be making its Broadway debut on April 15th, with previews scheduled for the Lyceum Theatre for March 21st. The Broadway production, which will be starring two time Tony Award winner Nathan Lane, is slated to call the Lincoln Center Theatre home. Tickets are now officially on sale for the Douglas Carter Bean drama and tickets are available to the public for both the previews and the official production of the highly anticipated musical.

This upcoming week in the world of Broadway has even more going on thanks to some major news from some of the biggest productions in all of Broadway. This week marks the last week in productions for four shows: “Manilow on Broadway,” “Mary Poppins, “The Other Place” and “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf”. Tickets to all four of these shows are on sale now for those who want to see the production before they end this week.