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.
Photo: Elizabeth Leitzell
THE OFF BROADWAY ALLIANCE presents
January 21 to February 9, 2014
Buy tickets to any of 48 Off Broadway shows
$20 Tickets 20 minutes before curtain.
(January 6, 2014: NYC) The Off Broadway Alliance will again sponsor 20at20, the bi-annual celebration of Off Broadway. The popular promotion, which begins January 21st and continues through February 9th, makes $20 tickets available for 48 Off Broadway plays and musicals twenty minutes prior to curtain. Now in its 8th year, 20at20 has become one of New York’s most eagerly-anticipated promotions for budget-conscious theatre-goers.
JONNY ORSINI AND LLOYD MAYOR
NAMED WINNERS OF
4TH ANNUAL CLIVE BARNES AWARD
The winners of the 4th Annual Clive Barnes Award were announced Monday, January 6 at The Walter Reade Theatre, Lincoln Centre. This year's Theatre Award, presented by Susan Stroman was given to Jonny Orsini for his performance in The Nance. This year's Dance Award, presented by Wendy Whelan, was given to Lloyd Mayor of Martha Graham Dance Company.
THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION
DESIGNED BY THE LATE EIKO ISHIOKA
INTO THE PERMANENT COLLECTION
OF ITS NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY
New York, NY– SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark announced today that the Smithsonian Institution is inducting the Spider-Man costume worn by its original star, Reeve Carney, into the permanent collection of its National Museum of American History in Washington D.C. This honor coincides with the production's final performance on Broadway, taking place on Saturday, January 4, 2014, before the production moves to Las Vegas.
STARTING FEBRUARY 4TH
It’s the year 1976…..
· Nadia Comaneci earns 7 perfect scores at the Summer Olympic Games.
· Apple Computer is founded by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.
· Muhammad Ali defends his heavyweight title at Yankee Stadium against Kevin Norton.
· Live from Lincoln Center debuts on PBS.
· Figure skater Dorothy Hamill wows the crowds at the Winter Olympic Games.
· Little known actor Sylvester Stallone writes and stars in a low budget indie that goes on to win the Academy Award and becomes one of the most iconic films in Hollywood history.
IN HONOR OF THE 1976 OSCAR-WINNING FILM
A SPECIAL $76 TICKET
AVAILABLE AT THE BOX OFFICE OPENING
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20TH AT 10AM
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December 17, 2013 – The box office at the historic Winter Garden theatre (1634 Broadway) opens Friday, December 20th at 10am for the upcoming musical, ROCKY. In honor of 1976, the year in which the Oscar-winning film was released, ROCKY will offer a $76 ticket to a select number of preview performances. This offer is only available in person at the box office on Friday, December 20th and will be available on a first come first served basis. ROCKY begins previews February 11, 2014 and officially opens on March 13, 2014.
ATLANTIC THEATER COMPANY ANNOUNCES
COMPLETE CASTING FOR THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF
THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG DISTANCE RUNNER
By ALAN SILLITOE
Stage adaptation by ROY WILLIAMS
Directed by LEAH C. GARDINER
ESHAN BAY, SHELDON BEST, ZAINAB JAH, JASMINE CEPHAS JONES, PATRICK MURNEY,
JOSHUA E. NELSON, SYDNEY SAINTÉ, RAVIV ULLMAN, TODD WEEKS, MALIK YOBA
Previews begin Wednesday, January 8 2014
Opening Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Limited engagement through Sunday, February 9, 2014
ATLANTIC STAGE 2
Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) is proud to announce complete casting for the American premiere production of award-winning British playwright Roy Williams’ stage adaptation of Alan Sillitoe’s beloved short story THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG DISTANCE RUNNER, directed by Leah C. Gardiner.
THE PUBLIC THEATER
ARIELLE TEPPER MADOVER
AS NEW BOARD CHAIR
December 12, 2013 –The Board of Trustees of The Public Theater proudly announces that Arielle Tepper Madover has been elected as The Public’s new Board Chair. Madover, who joined the board in 2009, has been an active member of the Executive Committee, serving as Board Vice-Chair for the last year and Chair of The Public’s Commercial Projects Committee since 2011. She was Co-Chair of The Public’s 2013 Gala and the 50th Anniversary Gala in 2012, achieving the highest grossing galas in Public Theater history. A Tony Award-winning producer, Madover will serve a three year term effective immediately.
ACADEMY AWARD® WINNER
TWO-TIME TONY AWARD® WINNER
A NEW AMERICAN PLAY BY ERIC COBLE
TO OPEN AT BROADWAY’S BOOTH THEATRE APRIL 21, 2014
PREVIEWS BEGIN APRIL 1, 2014
FOLLOWING SOLD-OUT, CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED RUN AT WASHINGTON DC’S ARENA STAGE
EXCLUSIVE AUDIENCE REWARDS PRE-SALE BEGINS DECEMBER 16
TICKETS GO ON SALE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC DECEMBER 20, 2013
(December 12, 2013 – New York, NY) Larry Kaye and HOP Theatricals, and Van Dean and The Broadway Consortium are proud to announce that the new American play THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMNwill begin previews Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at Broadway’s Booth Theatre (222 West 45 Street) for a limited engagement, following a sold-out, critically acclaimed run at Washington DC’s Arena Stage (Edgar Dobie, Executive Producer) in the Fall of 2013. THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN is a 90-minute powder keg dark comedy by Eric Coble that stars Academy Award winner Estelle Parsons (Bonnie and Clyde, “Roseanne”) and two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Spinella (Angels In America, Spring Awakening), is directed by Molly Smith and will open Monday, April 21, 2014. THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMNwill mark the Broadway debuts of playwright Eric Coble and director Molly Smith.
Broadway Bares Kicks Off 2014
with calendar girl edition
of Winter Burlesque
PRODUCED BY AND BENEFITING
BROADWAY CARES/EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS
8 PM & 10 PM
MONDAY, JANUARY 26
XL NIGHTCLUB (512 WEST 42nd STREET, NYC)
Watch and share a video at broadwaycares.org/winterburlesquevideo
The calendar may say January, but the show on stage will be as hot as summer when Broadway Bares: Winter Burlesque kicks off the 24th season of Broadway Bares (#bwaybares) with two sizzling performances on Sunday, January 26, 2014, at XL Nightclub (512 West 42nd Street, NYC). The evening is produced by and benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.