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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

 

tony awards

TONY AWARDS ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE MEETS
FOR THE FIRST TIME DURING THE 2014-2015 SEASON
TO DETERMINE ELIGIBILITY

New York, NY (November 13, 2014) – The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the first time this season to determine the eligibility of seven Broadway productions for the 2015 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 2014-2015 season to decide the eligibility for the 69th Annual Tony Awards.

Thursday, 13 November 2014 22:13

Matthew Broderick Extends in IT'S ONLY A PLAY

TONY® AWARD WINNER

M A T T H E W   B R O D E R I C K

EXTENDS IN 
BROADWAY’S SMASH HIT

IT’S ONLY A PLAY

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New York, NY (November 13, 2014) – Producers Tom Kirdahy, Roy Furman, and Ken Davenport announced today that Tony® Award winner Matthew Broderick has extended his contract with Broadway’s smash hit It’s Only A Play.  Originally scheduled to appear in the production through its original closing date of January 4th, Broderick will continue to star in the production through its new end date on March 29, 2015.  Broderick currently stars in the production opposite Nathan Lane, who exits on January 4th for a previously scheduled professional commitment.  Beginning January 7th, Broderick will headline It’s Only A Play opposite the previously-announced Martin Short.

Thursday, 13 November 2014 21:57

THE LION KING Celebrates 17 Years on Broadway

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CELEBRATES 17TH ANNIVERSARY ON BROADWAY NOVEMBER 13TH

Get The Lion King Tickets

(FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Wednesday, November 12th, 2014) THE LION KING, the award-winning best musical, celebrates its 17th anniversary on Broadway Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at the Minskoff Theatre (200 West 45th Street).

TONY® AWARD NOMINEE AND FIVE-TIME EMMY® AWARD WINNER
KELSEY GRAMMER
WILL RETURN TO BROADWAY IN

F I N D I N G   N E V E R L A N D

PREVIEWS BEGIN
SUNDAY, MARCH 15, 2015
AT BROADWAY’S LUNT-FONTANNE THEATRE
OPENING SET FOR WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15

New York – As was announced live earlier this morning on NBC’s “Today Show,” Tony® Award Nominee and five-time Emmy®Award winner Kelsey Grammer will return to Broadway in Finding Neverland as Charles Frohman (J.M. Barrie's theatrical producer).  Grammer appeared on the national morning television program alongside Matthew Morrison, who will be playing the role of Barrie, as was announced earlier this week.  Finding Neverland will begin previews on Sunday, March 15, 2015, at Broadway’s Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street), and will open on Wednesday, April 15.

TONY®, EMMY®, AND GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARD NOMINEE
MATTHEW MORRISON
WILL RETURN TO BROADWAY
TO STAR IN

FINDING NEVERLAND

PREVIEWS BEGIN
SUNDAY, MARCH 15, 2015

AT BROADWAY’S LUNT-FONTANNE THEATRE
OPENING NOW SET FOR WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15

New York– Producer Harvey Weinstein announced today that Tony®, Emmy®, and two-time Golden Globe® Award NomineeMatthew Morrison will return to Broadway to star in Finding Neverland as J.M. Barrie.  Morrison created the role of Barrie in early workshops of the Broadway-bound musical.  Finding Neverland will begin previews on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Broadway’s Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street), and will now open on Wednesday, April 15.

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26TH ANNUAL

GYPSY OF THE YEAR

TO BE HELD

MONDAY, DECEMBER 8
& TUESDAY, DECEMBER 9

TWO PERFORMANCES ONLY
AT THE NEW AMSTERDAM THEATRE (214 WEST 42nd STREET)

PRODUCED BY AND BENEFITING BROADWAY CARES/EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS

Watch and share special video at broadwaycares.org/gypsy2014video

Broadway's best and brightest will dance, sing and celebrate six weeks of intensive fundraising as Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS presents the 26th AnnualGypsy of the YearCompetition on Monday, December 8 (4:30 PM) and Tuesday, December 9 (2 PM) at the New Amsterdam Theatre (214 West 42nd Street, NYC). The event, produced by and benefitingBroadway Cares, is the culminating chapter of fall fundraising efforts by Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies.

50TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON
ROUNDABOUT THEATRE COMPANY

Announces Dates for

NOISES OFF

A comedy by Michael Frayn

Directed by Jeremy Herrin

Starring Tony® and Emmy® Award winner

ANDREA MARTIN

Previews begin December 17, 2015
Official opening January 14, 2016

Limited Engagement On Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) is pleased to announce dates for Michael Frayn’s comedy Noises Off, starring Tony® and Emmy® Award winner Andrea Martin as “Dotty.”Jeremy Herrin will direct the new Broadway production as part of Roundabout Theatre Company’s 50th anniversary season.

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ROUNDABOUT THEATRE COMPANY

Announces

KRISTIN CHENOWETH & PETER GALLAGHER

Will Be Joined By

ANDY KARL, MARK LINN-BAKERMICHAEL McGRATH MARY LOUISE WILSON

In

ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

Book & Lyrics by                                                                               Music by            
BETTY COMDEN & ADOLPH GREEN       CY COLEMAN

Choreographed by WARREN CARLYLE

Directed by SCOTT ELLIS

Previews begin February 12, 2015

Official opening March 12, 2015

Limited engagement on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) is pleased to announce that the new Broadway production of the classic musical ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY starring Tony® & Emmy® Award winner Kristin Chenoweth as “Lily Garland” and Golden Globe & SAG Award winner & Tony® nominee Peter Gallagher as “Oscar Jaffee,” will feature Tony® nominee Andy Karl as “Bruce Granit,” Mark Linn-Baker as “Oliver Webb,” Tony® Award winner Michael McGrath as “Owen O'Malley” and Tony® Award winner Mary Louise Wilson as “Letitia Primrose.” On The Twentieth Century will be choreographed by Tony® Award winner Warren Carlyle and directed by six-time Tony® nominee Scott Ellis, and features music by Cy Coleman and book & lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph GreenOn The Twentieth Century is based on plays by Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur & Bruce Mullholland. The original Broadway production was directed by Harold Prince.

TONY AWARD AND PULITZER PRIZE WINNERS
TOM KITT & BRIAN YORKEY TO WRITE
NEW BROADWAY BOUND MUSICAL

T H E   V I S I T O R

New York, NY (October 20, 2014) – Producer Aaron Harnick announced today that The Visitorbased on the 2007 Oscar-nominated dramatic film of the same name, will get the musical treatment from Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning team Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey.   The Broadway-bound musical will have a private industry reading this December.