Andrew C. McGibbon
JASON ALEXANDER AND TOVAH FELDSHUH
TO STAR IN
THE YORK THEATRE COMPANY’S
WINTER 2013 MUSICALS IN MUFTI SERIES
“T W O B Y T W O”
DIRECTED BY MARTIN CHARNIN
MUSIC DIRECTION BY KEITH LEVENSON
5 PERFORMANCES ONLY!
FEBRUARY 15 – 17, 2013
AT YORK THEATRE COMPANY AT SAINT PETER’S
New York, NY (January 15, 2013) – The York Theatre Company (James Morgan,Producing Artistic Director) has announced that Broadway veterans Jason Alexander (“Seinfeld,” Jerome Robbins’ Broadway) and Tovah Feldshuh (Golda’s Balcony, Irena’s Vow)will star in the season opener of the Winter 2013 Musicals in Mufti Series: Two By Two, with Book by Peter Stone, Lyrics by Martin Charnin and Music by the legendary Richard Rodgers. Additional casting will be announced shortly.
In The Other Place, playwright Sharr White slowly and painstakingly reveals the duress of a woman coping with the tragedy of a decreasing mental acuity and the trauma of having lost a daughter who ran away as a teenager. She moves back and forth between a life that was, a life that almost was and a life that never was.
BONEAU/BRYAN-BROWN PROMOTES MEIER AND SCHWARTZ TO VP ROLE
Boneau/Bryan-Brown, the theatrical public relations firm led by Chris Boneau and Adrian Bryan-Brown, has announced the promotion of Aaron Meier and Heath Schwartz to Vice President, Account Services. They join VPs Jim Byk, Jackie Green, Joe Perrotta and Susanne Tighe at BBB in representing the office's roster of Broadway, off-Broadway, institutional theatre and the recently established media training division. Meier joined BBB in 2001 and serves as BBB's Director of Online Editorial Development as well as handling the press campaigns for Manhattan Theatre Club, I'll Eat You Last, and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Schwartz joined BBB in 2004 and handles press for The Heiress, Jersey Boys, Pippin, Nice Work if You Can Get It, and Signature Theatre.
JONNY ORSINI and LEWIS J. STADLEN
IN LINCOLN CENTER THEATER’S UPCOMING PRODUCTION OF
a new play by DOUGLAS CARTER BEANE
directed by JACK O’BRIEN
PREVIEWS BEGIN THURSDAY, MARCH 21
OPENING NIGHT MONDAY, APRIL 15
AT THE LYCEUM THEATRE
Lincoln Center Theater (under the direction of André Bishop, Artistic Director, and Bernard Gersten, Executive Producer) has announced that Jonny Orsini and Lewis J. Stadlen will join two-time Tony Award-winning actor Nathan Lane in its upcoming production of THE NANCE, a new play by Douglas Carter Beane to be directed by Jack O’Brien. The production will begin previews on Thursday, March 21 and open on Monday, April 15 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45 Street). Additional casting for THE NANCE will be announced at a later date.
PRE-BROADWAY WORLD PREMIERE OF NEW MUSICAL
ANNOUNCES BROADWAY THEATER, DATES AND FULL CASTING
OPENS AT BROADWAY’S NEIL SIMON THEATRE
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2013
PREVIEWS BEGIN THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
TONY AWARD® NOMINEE KATE BALDWIN
TONY AWARD NOMINEE BOBBY STEGGERT
KRYSTAL JOY BROWN
AND ZACHARY UNGER
TWO-TIME TONY AWARD WINNER NORBERT LEO BUTZ
LEADING A CAST OF 27 WHICH FEATURES
RYAN ANDES, BEN CRAWFORD, J. C. MONTGOMERY, BRAD OSCAR, KIRSTEN SCOTT, SARRAH STRIMEL AND KATIE THOMPSON
PRE-BROADWAY LIMITED 5-WEEK ENGAGEMENT
OPENING FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2013
AT CHICAGO’S ORIENTAL THEATRE
TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2013
(Monday, January 14, 2013 – New York, NY) BIG FISH, a new musical based on the novel by Daniel Wallace and the 2003 Columbia Pictures film written by John August, will open Sunday, October 6, 2013, at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52nd Street). Directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman (Contact, The Producers, The Scottsboro Boys), with music and lyrics by Grammy and Tony Award nominee Andrew Lippa (The Wild Party, The Addams Family), a book by Grammy and BAFTA Award nominee John August (Frankenweenie, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), BIG FISH begins previews on Broadway Thursday, September 5, 2013.
The Public Theater
The Soho Rep
Nature Theater of Oklahoma’s
LIFE AND TIMES: Episodes 1-4
Wednesday, January 16
For This Epic Serial Saga
At The Public Theater at Astor Place
This American Premiere to be Presented
As a Special Engagement of
The Public Theater’s Under The Radar 2013
January 10, 2013 – The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) will present the Soho Rep production of the American premiere of the Nature Theater of Oklahoma’s LIFE AND TIMES: Episodes 1-4 beginning on Wednesday, January 16. Conceived and directed by Pavol Liska and Kelly Copper, the epic serial saga LIFE AND TIMES will run through February 2, 2013 at The Public Theater at Astor Place.
MATILDA THE MUSICAL: Journey to Broadway
Go behind the scenes with the team bringing MATILDA THE MUSICAL to Broadway
Join the team behind Broadway’s eagerly anticipated MATILDA THE MUSICAL as they take you through the show’s journey from Statford-upon-Avon to London’s West End to Broadway. Writers Tim Minchin and Dennis Kelly, director Matthew Warchus, designer Rob Howell, choreographer Peter Darling, and actor Lauren Ward, who reprises her role as Miss Honey from London, discuss the thrill of coming to Broadway in “MATILDA THE MUSICAL: Journey to Broadway.” Follow the link to watch: http://www.youtube.com/matildabroadway.
A U D R A M C D O N A L D
TO BE HONORED AT
TO BE DRAMA LEAGUE’S
29THANNUAL MUSICAL CELEBRATION OF BROADWAY
FEBRUARY 11TH AT 7:00 P.M.
AT THE PIERRE HOTEL
TAYE DIGGS AND PHYLICIA RASHAD
HOST ALL-STAR TRIBUTE WITH BROADWAY’S BRIGHTEST STARS
PERFORMANCES BY BRIAN STOKES MITCHELL, PATTI LUPONE,
DAVID ALAN GRIER, VICTOR GARBER, STEVE KAZEE, NORM LEWIS,
NIKKI M. JAMES, MICHAEL ARDEN, MARY TESTA, SETH RUDETSKY,
TONY SHELDON, ANTHONY CRIVELLO, NIKKI RENEE DANIELS, VALISIA LEKAE
AND NEW YORK STATE SENATOR TOM DUANE
SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY ZOE CALDWELL
DIRECTED BY TONY AWARD NOMINEE MARCIA MILGROM DODGE
New York, NY (January 9, 2013) – The Drama League (Executive Director Gabriel Shanks; Artistic Director Roger T. Danforth) will honor five-timeTony Award®-winner Audra McDonald at The Drama League’s 29th Annual Musical Celebration of Broadway, on February 11, 2013 at the famed Pierre Hotel (2 East 61st Street). Tickets and tables are available by calling (212) 244-9494 or visiting www.dramaleague.org/audra.
2012 TONY AWARDS
BROADCAST HONORED WITH
DIRECTORS GUILD AWARD NOMINATION
Glenn Weiss and Directing Team for the 66th Annual Tony Awards Nominated for Outstanding Directorial Achievement
in Musical Variety
New York, NY (January 9, 2013) – Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 66th Annual Tony Awards, have been nominated with a Directors Guild Award in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical Variety. This is Mr. Weiss’ ninth DGA Award nomination. He won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical Variety in 2007, 2010 and 2011 for the 61st, 64th and 65th Annual Tony Awards. He was previously nominated in this category in 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006 and 2008, all for the 55th, 56th, 59th, 60th, and 62nd Annual Tony Awards.
COTTON CLUB PARADE
ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR BROADWAY TRANSFER
“A THRILLING 90-MINUTE CELEBRATION
THAT LEFT ME OPEN-MOUTHED WITH WONDER.”
- New York Times
Producers Alan D. Marks, Barbara Marks, Wade Turnbull, Steve Hendel, Ruth Hendel, and Tom Kirdahy are pleased to announce that COTTON CLUB PARADE, the Encores! Special event that played two acclaimed runs at New York City Center, will arrive on Broadway this fall.