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Andrew C. McGibbon

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.

Mr. McGibbon is a member of the American Theatre Critics Association, the Independent Theatre Bloggers Association, AEA and AFTRA.

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

 

Thursday, 16 January 2014 19:55

TITANIC Returning to Broadway Fall 2014

TITANIC

THE TONY AWARD WINNING BEST MUSICAL
WILL MAKE CANADIAN PREMIERE
PRIOR TO BROADWAY RETURN

Music & Lyrics by MAURY YESTON

Book by PETER STONE

Directed by THOM SOUTHERLAND

Pre-Broadway Run Begins At 
Toronto’s Royal Alexandra Theatre, July 22, 2014

(January 16, 2014) Producers Barry & Fran Weissler and David Mirvish are pleased to announce that the Tony Award-winning Best Musical TITANIC, with music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and book by Peter Stone, will finally have its Canadian premiere in a brand new production directed by Thom Southerland. TITANIC will play a six-week engagement at the Royal Alexandra Theatre in Toronto, from July 22 through August 31. TITANIC will then berth on Broadway in the Fall of 2014.

 

FIRST TIME ON BROADWAY!

THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED
MICHAEL GRANDAGE COMPANY PRODUCTION OF

THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN

BY

MARTIN McDONAGH

STARRING
DANIEL RADCLIFFE

DIRECTED BY
MICHAEL GRANDAGE

TO OPEN APRIL 20 ON BROADWAY AT THE CORT THEATRE;

PREVIEWS BEGIN APRIL 12

PRODUCTION WILL MAKE 10,000 TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR $27;

TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, JANUARY 17 AT 10:00 AM

Get The Cripple of Inishmaan Tickets

The Michael Grandage Company production of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Grandage, will open on Broadway during the afternoon of Sunday, April 20 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). Previews will begin Saturday, April 12.

 

roundabout

ROUNDABOUT THEATRE COMPANY

Announces Additions to the 2014-2015 Theatrical Season

The New York premiere of TOM STOPPARD’s romantic drama

INDIAN INK

Directed by CAREY PERLOFF

Off-Broadway September 2014

A new Broadway production of the award-winning comedy

NOISES OFF

A comedy by Michael Frayn

Directed by Jeremy Herrin

Winter 2015

 

2014 at ACT Theatre is bigger and bolder than ever

ACT 2014 JANUARY–JUNE

ACT show schedule for Winter and Spring 2014

Seattle, WA – January 15, 2014 – ACT - A Contemporary Theatre announces a full calendar of winter and spring shows that cover a broad range of modern theatre. From new plays to unique musicals to literary and reading events to sexy cabarets, 2014 is off with a bang at ACT Theatre. On the Mainstage, ACT kicks off 2014 with a co-production of Little Shop of Horrors with The 5th Avenue Theatre, follows with the dark and desperate Bethany by Laura Marks, and then revisits the genius of Arthur Miller’s classic The Price.

 

WILL ENO’S NEW PLAY
THE REALISTIC JONESES
TO BEGIN PERFORMANCES IN MARCH,
OPENING NIGHT APRIL 6, 2014

CO-STARRING TONI COLLETTE, MICHAEL C. HALL, TRACY LETTS, AND MARISA TOMEI; DIRECTED BY SAM GOLD

The producers of Will Eno’s new play The Realistic Joneses announced today that the production will begin previews in mid-March, with an official opening night on Sunday, April 6, 2014, at a Shubert theatre to be announced. Rehearsals will begin in February.

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH

ANNOUNCES

LENA HALL TO STAR AS YITZHAK

NEIL PATRICK HARRIS
EXTENDS INITIAL RUN BY FOUR WEEKS

TICKETS FOR EXTENSION WEEKS GO ON SALE EXCLUSIVELY
TO AMERICAN EXPRESS CARD HOLDERS SATURDAY, JANUARY 18 AT 10 AM.

Get Hedwig and the Angry Inch Tickets

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH is pleased to announce that Lena Hall (Kinky Boots, lead singer of The Deafening) will play the role of Yitzhak in the upcoming Broadway premiere of the musical with book by John Cameron Mitchell and music and lyrics by Stephen Trask, directed by Michael Mayer.


BILL ARMY, WILL BRILL, LAUREL CASILLO, CHUCK COOPER, STEVEN KAPLAN,

WILL LeBOW, MIMI LIEBER, CHARLOTTE MAIER,
ANDREA MARTIN, DEBORAH OFFNER, MATTHEW SALDIVAR,
MATTHEW SCHECHTER, BOB STILLMAN, AMY WARREN

TO BE FEATURED WITH

SANTINO FONTANA and TONY SHALHOUB

IN LINCOLN CENTER THEATER’S
UPCOMING PRODUCTION OF

ACT ONE

A play written and directed by JAMES LAPINE

From the autobiography by MOSS HART

PREVIEWS BEGIN THURSDAY, MARCH 20
OPENING NIGHT IS THURSDAY, APRIL 17
AT THE VIVIAN BEAUMONT THEATER

Lincoln Center Theater (under the direction of Producing Artistic Director André Bishop) has announced that Bill Army, Will Brill, Laurel Casillo, Chuck Cooper, Steven Kaplan, Will LeBow, Mimi Lieber, Charlotte Maier, Andrea Martin, Deborah Offner, Matthew Saldivar, Matthew Schechter, Bob Stillman and Amy Warren will join Santino Fontana and Tony Shalhoub in the cast of its upcoming production of ACT ONE, a play written and directed by James Lapine from the autobiography by Moss Hart.  The production is scheduled to begin previews Thursday, March 20 and open on Thursday, April 17 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street).

 

REHEARSALS BEGIN MONDAY, JANUARY 13
FOR CAMERON MACKINTOSH’S
NEW PRODUCTION OF
BOUBLIL & SCHÖNBERG’S
LEGENDARY MUSICAL 

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BEGINNING PERFORMANCES SATURDAY, MARCH 1, 2014
AT THE IMPERIAL THEATRE

Get LES MISÉRABLES Tickets

Rehearsals begin Monday, January 13 in New York for Cameron Mackintosh’s 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.  The official opening night for LES MISÉRABLESis Sunday, March 23.   The cast of the new LES MIZ features Ramin Karimloo (West End and current acclaimed Toronto star of Les Misérables, and The Phantom of the Opera and Love Never Dies in London) as Jean Valjean; Will Swenson (Tony Award-nominated  star of Broadway’s Hair and Priscilla Queen of the Desert) as Javert; Caissie Levy (West End and Broadway star of Ghost and Hair and Elphaba in Broadway’s Wicked) as Fantine;  Nikki M. James (Tony Award winner for The Book of Mormon) as Eponine; Andy Mientus (who captured the hearts of TV viewers with his portrayal of Kyle Bishop on the NBC series “Smash”) as Marius;  talented newcomer Charlotte Maltby as Cosette; acclaimed Canadian actor Cliff Saunders (The 39 Steps) as Thenardier;  Tony Award-nominee Keala Settle (Hands on a Hardbody) as Madame Thenardier and Kyle Scatliffe, (the West End production of The Scottsboro Boys) as the revolutionary Enjolras.

 

Friday, 10 January 2014 18:13

Goodspeed Announces Leadership Transition

 

PLANS ANNOUNCED FOR GOODSPEED LEADERSHIP TRANSITION

EAST HADDAM, CONN., January 10, 2014:  Goodspeed Musicals’ Board of Trustees announced today that a change in leadership will occur at the theatre after the 2014 season. Michael Price, who has led the organization for 45 years, has decided to retire from the position of Executive Director at the end of 2014 but will remain active with Goodspeed in advisory and fundraising roles through 2016. 

 

tony awards

TONY AWARDS ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE MEETS

FOR SECOND TIME DURING THE 2013-2014 SEASON

TO DETERMINE ELIGIBILITY

New York, New York (January 9, 2014) – The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the second time this season to determine the eligibility of 14 Broadway productions for the 2014 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.   The Tony Awards Administration Committee will meet a total of four times throughout the 2013-2014 season to decide the eligibility for the 68th Annual Tony Awards. 

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