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
ROUNDABOUT THEATRE COMPANY
Two-time Tony® Award winner
Based on the New York City Center Encores! Off-Center concert production
Music by Book & Lyrics by
JEANINE TESORI BRIAN CRAWLEY
Previews begin March 28, 2014
Opening night is April 20, 2014
On Broadway at American Airlines Theatre
Limited Engagement through August 10, 2014
Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) is pleased to present two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster in a Broadway production of VIOLET, directed by Leigh Silverman. Based on the short story “The Ugliest Pilgrim” by Doris Betts, VIOLET features music by Jeanine Tesori and book & lyrics by Brian Crawley. VIOLETwill be produced in association with Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino, David Mirvish, Barry and Fran Weissler, Elizabeth Armstrong, and Mary Jo and Ted Shen.
CLIFF SAUNDERS & KEALA SETTLE
CAST AS THE THENARDIERS
WITH KYLE SCATLIFFE AS ENJOLRAS
IN CAMERON MACKINTOSH’S
NEW PRODUCTION OF
BOUBLIL & SCHÖNBERG’S
BEGINNING PERFORMANCES SATURDAY, MARCH 1, 2014
AT THE IMPERIAL THEATRE
Cameron Mackintosh announced today that acclaimed Canadian actor Cliff Saunders (The 39 Steps) and Tony Award-nominee Keala Settle (Hands on a Hardbody), will play the Thenardiers in his acclaimed new production of Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical masterpiece LES MISÉRABLES, which returns to Broadway beginning Saturday, March 1 at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street). Saunders is currently performing the role of Thenardier in the Toronto production of the musical, for which he has received critical acclaim. Also joining the cast of LES MISÉRABLES is Kyle Scatliffe, currently co-starring in the West End production of The Scottsboro Boys, as the revolutionary Enjolras. Saunders, Settle and Scatliffe join recently announced cast members Ramin Karimloo (Jean Valjean); Will Swenson (Javert); Caissie Levy (Fantine), Nikki M. James (Eponine), Andy Mientus (Marius) and Charlotte Maltby (Cosette). The official opening night for LES MISÉRABLESis Sunday, March 23. The complete ensemble will be announced next month.
$40 RUSH TICKETS TO
B E A U T I F U L --
T H E C A R O L E K I N G M U S I C A L ”
IS SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL!
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2013
New York, NY (November 19, 2013) – Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing announced today a general rush ticket policy for the highly anticipated new musical Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter. Beginning with the show's first preview this Thursday, November 21st, a number of $40 tickets will be made available for each performance, for purchase day-of at the box office of the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street). Tickets are subject to availability, and patrons are limited to two rush tickets per person. Beautiful – The Carole King Musicalcomes to Broadway on the heels of a sold-out, critically acclaimed World Premiere in San Francisco, and officially opens on Sunday, January 12, 2014.
PAUL NOLAN JOINS THE CAST OF THE
TONY & GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING
BEGINNING TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17
ARTHUR DARVILL TO PLAY FINAL PERFORMANCE DECEMBER 15
The cast of the Tony and Grammy Award-winning Best musical ONCE welcomes Paul Nolan to the role of ‘Guy’ beginning Tuesday, December 17. Arthur Darvill will play his final performance on Sunday, December 15.
SPECIAL BOX OFFICE OPENING EVENT
TO BE HELD AT
THE GERALD SCHOENFELD THEATRE FOR
THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY;
WIN A PERSONALIZED LOVE SONG WRITTEN BY JASON ROBERT BROWN
Producers Jeffrey Richards, Stacey Mindich, and Jerry Frankel are pleased to announce today that the box office of the newly renovated Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street) will open at 10AM on Monday, November 25, 2013, for The Bridges of Madison County, whichwill begin performances on Friday, January 17, 2014. The opening night is set for Thursday, February 27, 2014. Rehearsals will begin Monday, December 9, 2013.
Tuesday, December 3 at 12 pm
Barnard B. Jacobs Theatre
There will be a memorial celebration of the actress, Julie Harris, on Tuesday, Dec. 3rd, starting at 12 noon at the Barnard B. Jacobs Theatre on 242 West 45th Street. Among her friends gathering to celebrate Miss Harris will be Zoe Caldwell, Rosemary Harris, Cherry Jones, Hal Holbrook and Christopher Plummer. The public is welcome.
It's more and more rare these days to leave a Broadway theater and feel like you and the producers got your money's worth. That's exactly how you feel at the end of After Midnight. This new Broadway musical celebrating the historic Cotton Club had this jaded critic spell-bound with a big grin on his face.
THE MOST FAMOUS PRODUCTION IN BROADWAY HISTORY
IS MOVING TO THE ENTERTAINMENT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD!
SPIDER-MAN TURN OFF THE DARK
WILL SWING INTO
AFTER ENDING ITS
HIGH-FLYING, RECORD-SHATTERING, HEADLINE-GRABBING
MULTI-YEAR RUN ON BROADWAY
ON JANUARY 4, 2014
CURRENTLY THE 16TH HIGHEST GROSSING BROADWAY PRODUCTION OF ALL TIME,
"SPIDER-MAN TURN OFF THE DARK"
HAS TAKEN IN MORE THAN $200 MILLION AT THE BOX OFFICE
AND HAS BEEN SEEN BY APPROXIMATELY 2 MILLION FANS
New York, NY (11/19/2013) – SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark, the Broadway spectacular that defied odds and expectations to conquer New York, is moving to Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world. After more than three historic years on Broadway, the show play its final performance at the Foxwoods Theatre on January 4, 2014. Additional information on the upcoming Las Vegas production will be announced in the weeks to come. SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark is currently the 16th highest grossing Broadway production of all time, having taken in more than $200 million at the box office. The show has been seen by approximately two million fans, and will have played 1,268 performances by the time it takes its final bow at the Foxwoods Theatre.
WILL RELEASE THE ORIGINAL CAST RECORDING
OF THE HIT NEW MUSICAL COMEDY
MURDER FOR TWO
“Ingenious! A snazzy double act.” – The New York Times
New York, NY – Ghostlight Records will release the original cast recording of the hit new musical comedy MURDER FOR TWO in early 2014. MURDER FOR TWO which was a hit at Second Stage before transferring to New World Stages, was called “a charmingly frenetic all-stops out musical comedy” by Entertainment Weekly, and has already extended its run through March 16, 2014. The album will be produced by Joel Moss with Kurt Deutsch serving as executive producer. Sign up to pre-order at www.sh-k-boom.com/murderfortwo.
BROADWAY PRODUCTION CELEBRATES 16th ANNIVERSARY;
SOON TO BECOME 4th LONGEST-RUNNING SHOW
IN BROADWAY HISTORY
FIRST BROADWAY SHOW TO SURPASS $1B GROSS
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR GROSS EXCEEDS $1B
UK PRODUCTIONS BREAK BOX OFFICE AND ATTENDANCE RECORDS
10 CONCURRENT PRODUCTIONS WORLDWIDE
WITH RETURN TO SYDNEY
(FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Tuesday, November 12, 2013) As the 2013 calendar year comes to a close, Disney’s landmark musical event, THE LION KING, celebrates several milestones around the globe.