Andrew C. McGibbon
Andrew C. McGibbon has spent the past thirty years working in live theatre as a stage manager, general manager, producer and leader in the convergence of Broadway and online.
Mr. McGibbon worked as a stage manager and general manager for ten years. In 1994 he created a website devoted to live theatre, BroadwayWorld-Wide.com. The site was subsequently bought by, and became Playbill.com. He continued to manage the site for Playbill for four years. In 2000 he became the website manager for TonyAwards.com. With the 2008-09 season he finished his ninth year on the show. He has also worked as a webmaster for the Broadway League and Jazz at Lincoln Center. He is presently the Director of Digital Media for the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.
In addition to his work in the theatrical industry, Mr. McGibbon is also a partner in Simple Solutions Distributing, a manufacturer of filtration equipment for the waste-water industry.
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LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL
STARRING SIX TIME TONY AWARD WINNER AUDRA McDONALD
EXTENDS LIMITED ENGAGEMENT THROUGH AUGUST 31, 2014
Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, Lanie Robertson’s musical play which stars Audra McDonald who won a record breaking sixth Tony Award for her portrayal of jazz legend Billie Holiday, will extend its strictly limited engagement through August 31st, 2014.
M O T H E R S A N D S O N S
TO PLAY ITS FINAL PERFORMANCE
ON SUNDAY, JUNE 22ND
AT THE GOLDEN THEATRE
TYNE DALY, FREDERICK WELLER & BOBBY STEGGERT
STAR IN THE TONY® NOMINEE FOR BEST PLAY
BY 4-TIME TONY WINNER
DIRECTED BY SHERYL KALLER
***NATIONAL TOUR IN THE WORKS***
New York, NY – Producers Tom Kirdahy, Roy Furman, Paula Wagner & Debbie Bisno, and Barbara Freitag & Loraine Alterman Boyle announced today that Mothers and Sons, the two-time 2014 Tony® Award nominee for Best Play and Leading Actress in a Play (Tyne Daly), will play its final performance at the Sunday, June 22nd matinee at the John Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street). At the time of its closing, Mothers and Sons will have played 33 preview performances and 104 regular performances. The producers also announced today that they are in discussions to bring McNally’s celebrated play on a national tour with further details to be announced at a later date. Mothers and Sons marks Mr. McNally's 20th Broadway show and 50th year on Broadway, and is directed by Tony® nominee Sheryl Kaller (Next Fall). Tony® and six-time Emmy® Award winner Tyne Daly, Obie and Drama Desk Award winner Frederick Weller, Tony® Award nominee Bobby Steggert and newcomer Grayson Taylor star. Preview performances began on Sunday, February 23, 2014, and opening night was Monday, March 24, 2014. For tickets and more information, click here.
Pulitzer Prize winning DISGRACED
on Broadway this Fall
Starring Hari Dhillon, Gretchen Mol, Karen Pittman and Josh Radnor
“Bristles with wit and intelligence” – New York Times
Producers confirmed today that the Pulitzer Prize winning play DISGRACED by Ayad Akhtar will have a Broadway production this fall, beginning previews on September 27 and opening on October 23 at the Lyceum Theatre, 149 West 45th Street. In addition to the Pulitzer Prize, DISGRACED received Obie and Joseph Jefferson Awards.
A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER and HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH tie for 4 Tony Awards each at 2014 Tony Awards. Scroll down for a complete list of winners.
TICKETS ON SALE TO AMERICAN EXPRESS® CARD MEMBERS ONLY
TOMORROW, JUNE 4 AT 10 AM THROUGH TELECHARGE.COM FOR
BRADLEY COOPER PATRICIA CLARKSON ALESSANDRO NIVOLA
THE ELEPHANT MAN
THE TONY AWARD-WINNING PLAY BY
PREVIEWS OCTOBER 18, 2014
OPENING NIGHT NOVEMBER 13, 2014
ON BROADWAY AT THE BOOTH THEATRE
Tickets go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, June 4 at 10 AM exclusively to American Express® Card Members for two-time Academy Award nominee Bradley Cooper, Academy Award nominee Patricia Clarkson and Alessandro Nivola in Bernard Pomerance’s Tony Award-winning play THE ELEPHANT MAN, directed by Tony Award nominee Scott Ellis. Preferred seating is available to Gold Card, Platinum Card®, and Centurion® members. For tickets, call212-239-6200 or visit Telecharge.com. The general public on sale will begin on Saturday, June 28 at 10 AM.
YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU
STARRING JAMES EARL JONES
TO ALSO STAR KRISTINE NIELSEN;
WITH ORIGINAL MUSIC BY
JASON ROBERT BROWN
AUDIENCE REWARDS PRESALE BEGINS JUNE 4TH
PERFORMANCES BEGIN AT THE LONGACRE ON AUGUST 26TH
Producers of the upcoming Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman’s Pulitzer Prize winning drama You Can’t Take It With You announce that Tony Award nominee Kristine Nielsen (Vonya and Sonia and Masha and Spike) joins previously announced Tony Award and Outer Critics Circle winner James Earl Jones (Gore Vidal’s The Best Man, Fences, The Great White Hope) as Penelope Sycamore in the cast. Further casting will be announced soon.
New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF)
announces lineup of
productions, concerts, special events,
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Festival will run July 7 - 27
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Tickets for members are on sale now
The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) has announced the full lineup of productions, concerts, readings and special events for its 11th annual festival. This year's Festival will begin July 7th and continue through July 27th.
68th Annual Tony Awards to Wow Worldwide
2014 Tony Awards to be Broadcast to Over 30 Countries Globally
New York, NY (June 2, 2014) -- The 68th Annual Tony Awards will be televised live from New York City’s Radio City Music Hall on Sunday June 8th from 8-11 P.M. (ET/PT time delay) on CBS in the U.S. and internationally to over thirty countries including Japan (WOWOW), Australia (Foxtel), New Zealand (Sky), Philippines (ABS-CBN), Canada (CHCH) and on Pramer Film & Arts throughout South and Central America and the Caribbean and via AFN to American servicemen worldwide. The Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.
BWAYTUNES.COM LAUNCHES TODAY, JUNE 2
NEW DIGITAL MUSIC STORE PROVIDES
ONE-STOP SHOPPING FOR MUSICAL THEATRE DOWNLOADS
BWAYTUNES.comTM, a new eStore exclusively dedicated to musical theatre music, will be launched today, Monday, June 2, 2014. The site recreates online the experience of visiting a specialty record store. But unlike a hard-to-find shop nestled away on a city side street, BWAYTUNES.com is just a click away on all online devices all across the country. The site will offer the internet’s most comprehensive catalog of digital musical theatre music, to satisfy both aficionados and general consumers alike.