Broadway theaters will honor the memory of Tony winner Chita Rivera on February 17 by dimming their lights for one minute at 7:45 p.m. ET., The Broadway League announced on Tuesday. Rivera passed away January 30 at the age of 91.A star of the stage and screen,... Read More.
Chita Rivera, the Broadway legend and trailblazing Latina actress, has died. She was 91 years old.Lisa Mordente, Rivera's daughter, said her mother died peacefully on Tuesday in New York City after a brief illness.Born Dolores Conchita Figueroa del Rivero in Washington, D.C., on January... Read More.
The Who’s Tommy is set to return to Broadway in March, and the cast for the musical has just been revealed.This version features a brand new staging, directed by original Tommy director Des McAnuff. It debuted at Chicago’s Goodman Theatre in June, and it turns out most of the Windy City... Read More.
Sugar, butter, popcorn! The Broadway hit Waitress: The Musical is now available to watch in movie theaters nationwide for a limited engagement December 7 through December 11.The show’s composer, lyricist and star Sara Bareilles told ABC Audio it’s great that the musical, which is based... Read More.
There's really nothing Dolly Parton can't do or hasn't done yet in her multi-decade career. This year, she released her debut rock album, Rockstar, which arrived at #3 on the Billboard 200 chart and received critical acclaim. So, what else does the global music icon have up her sleeves? "I’m doing... Read More.
After earning rave reviews in London, Elton John's latest musical, Tammy Faye, will hit Broadway for the 2024-2025 season. As the title suggests, the show is inspired by the life of late Tammy Faye Messner, who pioneered televangelism by co-founding the TV show... Read More.
Steve Carell has appeared in movies and, of course, as one of the stars of The Office, but now, ABC Audio has confirmed he'll be making his Broadway debut this spring in an adaptation of the Anton Chekhov play Uncle Vanya.First published in 1897... Read More.
David Byrne's Broadway musical Here Lies Love, which he co-wrote with "Praise You" artist Fatboy Slim, will close November 26 after 33 previews and 150 performances.In a statement, the producers said, "Succeeding on Broadway means not only producing excellent work with artistic merit —... Read More.