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
BROADWAY’S SMASH HIT MUSICAL
ANNOUNCES NEW PRINCIPAL CASTING
ALAN CAMPBELL as “Sam Carmichael”
PAUL DEBOY as “Harry Bright”
JOHN HEMPHILL as “Bill Austin”
ELENA RICARDO and JON JORGENSON
as “Sophie Sheridan” and “Sky”
Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus’ global smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! will welcome new principals Alan Campbell, Paul DeBoy, John Hemphill, Jon Jorgenson and Elena Ricardo to The Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street) on Broadway on Monday, February 3, 2014.
Tony Award Winner
JAMES FRANCO CHRIS O’DOWD
OF MICE AND MEN
By John Steinbeck
Directed by Anna D. Shapiro
Performances Begin March 19, 2014
Officially Opening April 16, 2014
Limited Engagement to Open on Broadway at the Longacre Theatre
“The cast adds more star wattage to the spring season” – New York Times
“Get in line for tickets now” – New York Magazine
Tony Award winner Jim Norton (Candy) joins Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner James Franco, Chris O’Dowd and Leighton Meester in Of Mice and Men, a new Broadway production directed by Tony Award winner Anna D. Shapiro.
Of Mice and Men, one of the greatest and most enduring American classics, has not been seen on Broadway in 40 years.
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.