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  1. Janeane Garofalo to Make Broadway Debut in Marvin’s Room

    03.28 / 12:19 www.broadway.com Broadway.com -Theatre
    Film and comedy star Janeane Garofalo is set to make her Broadway debut in Scott McPherson’s Marvin’s Room, playing the American Airlines Theatre this summer. Anne Kauffman directs. Previews are set to begin June 8 with an opening night set for June 29. The limited run will conclude August 27. Joining Garofalo are stage veterans Lili Taylor and Celia Weston. Garofalo is best known for the films The Truth About Cats and Dogs, Wet Hot American…
  2. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Starring Christian Borle, Unwraps Pure Imagination as Performances Begin

    03.28 / 12:19 www.broadway.com Broadway.com -Theatre
    Grab your golden ticket and head to the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, where the new Broadway musical Charlie and the Chocolate Factory begins performances today. Jack O’Brien directs the tuner starring two-time Tony winner Christian Borle as Willy Wonka. Opening night is set for April 23. In addition to Borle, the cast features Jake Ryan Flynn, Ryan Foust and Ryan Sell rotating in the role of Charlie Bucket. The company also includes Tony Award winner John Rubinstein as Grandpa Joe,…
  3. The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Lynn Aherns & Stephen Flaherty Musicals

    03.28 / 12:19 www.broadway.com Broadway.com -Theatre
    It's already a huge day for music duo Lynn Aherns and Stephen Flaherty! As previously reported, their musical Once on This Island will bow on the Great White Way on November 9 at a theater to be announced. In addition, Anastasia has officially started Broadway performances. Now, it's time to reveal the fans' top 10 favorite Aherns and Flaherty musicals; both Anastasia and Once on This Island nabbed spots in the top 10. The show that won the number one spot earned Audra…
  4. Broadway-Bound Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville Announces Full Casting

    03.23 / 23:08 www.broadway.com Broadway.com -Theatre
    The full cast is set for the new musical Escape to Margaritaville, making its world premiere at La Jolla Playhouse. As previously announced, Paul Alexander Nolan will star as Tully, alongside Alison Luff as Rachel and Lisa Howard as Tammy. Joining them in principal roles are Charlie Pollock as Brick, Don Sparks as J.D., Andre Ward as Jamal and Rema Webb as Marley. Performances of the Christopher Ashley-helmed musical are scheduled to begin on May 9 at the California theater for a run…
  5. Broadway-Bound Jimmy Buffet Musical Escape to Margaritaville Announces Full Casting

    03.23 / 22:00 www.broadway.com Broadway.com -Theatre
    The full cast is set for the new musical Escape to Margaritaville, making its world premiere at La Jolla Playhouse. As previously announced, Paul Alexander Nolan will star as Tully, alongside Alison Luff as Rachel and Lisa Howard as Tammy. Joining them in principal roles are Charlie Pollock as Brick, Don Sparks as J.D., Andre Ward as Jamal and Rema Webb as Marley. Performances of the Christopher Ashley-helmed musical are scheduled to begin on May 9 at the California theater for a run…
  6. Odds & Ends: Kelli O’Hara on Next Week’s “Liberating” Cabaret, Speech & Debate Album with Kristin Chenoweth & More

    03.23 / 19:48 www.broadway.com Broadway.com -Theatre
    Kelli O’Hara’s New Cabaret Appearance Is “A Long Time Coming” Audiences are in for a treat when Kelli O’Hara makes an appearance at ShowBiz After Hours with Frank DiLella at Birdland on March 27 at 7:00pm. The luminous actress who won us over in The Light in the Piazza, The Bridges of Madison County and her Tony-winning turn in The King and I is excited to play a cabaret setting. “I grew up in a small town, singing in people’s living…
  7. 42nd Street's Clare Halse on Being as Starry-Eyed as Peggy Sawyer, Her Wicked Dream Role & Working with Sheena Easton in

    03.23 / 19:48 www.broadway.com Broadway.com -Theatre
    The West End’s dance-heavy spring began with the U.K. premiere of An American in Paris and continues with a revival of 42nd Street, returning to the same venue—Drury Lane—where the show was first seen in London in 1984. Scottish actress-singer Sheena Easton gets top billing as Dorothy Brock, but all eyes will surely be on English newcomer Clare Halse in the pivotal role of Peggy Sawyer, who famously segues from unknown to star…