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.
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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
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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
A comedy by Michael Frayn
Directed by Jeremy Herrin
Starring Tony® and Emmy® Award winner
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
KRISTIN CHENOWETH & PETER GALLAGHER
Will Be Joined By
ANDY KARL, MARK LINN-BAKER, MICHAEL McGRATH & MARY LOUISE WILSON
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 Green. On 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 Visitor, based 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.
THE MUSICAL COMEDY BEAUTY CONTEST
TO PLAY FINAL PERFORMANCE
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26
Producers have announced that the limited engagement of PAGEANT will play its final performanceSunday, October 26, 2014, at The Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street). Tickets can be purchased at Telecharge.com, by calling (212) 239-6200, or at the box office of The Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street). The show plays Saturdays at 8:00 pm, Sundays at 7:30 pm and Mondays at 7 pm.
F I N D I N G N E V E R L A N D
WILL OPEN ON BROADWAY
AT THE LUNT-FONTANNE THEATRE
ON APRIL 8, 2015
ENDED YESTERDAY AS
THE MOST ATTENDED PRODUCTION
IN THE HISTORY OF
THE AMERICAN REPERTORY THEATER
New York, NY — Producer Harvey Weinstein and director Diane Paulus announced today that Finding Neverland will open on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on April 8, 2015. This announcement comes on the heels of Finding Neverland’s sold-out, world-premiere engagement at the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, which ended yesterday. The production began previews at the Loeb Drama Center onWednesday, July 23, and ran for a total of 75 performances – all of which played to capacity crowds, making it the highest attended and highest grossing production in A.R.T.’s 34-year history. Finding Neverland will begin preview performances on Broadway in March, 2015. Casting will be announced shortly.
COMPLETE CAST ANNOUNCED
FOR BILL CONDON’S RE-IMAGINED
S I D E S H O W
PERFORMANCES BEGIN TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28
AT BROADWAY’S ST. JAMES THEATRE
New York, NY (September 12, 2014) – The complete Broadway cast for the critically-lauded reimagining of the musical Side Show has been announced. Under the direction of Academy Award® winning director Bill Condon(Chicago, Dreamgirls, Twilight Breaking Dawn Parts 1 & 2), making his theatrical debut, Side Show will begin previews performances at Broadway’s St. James Theatre on Tuesday, October 28 with an official Opening Night onMonday, November 17.
PAGEANT, THE MUSICAL COMEDY BEAUTY CONTEST, ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER CAST ALBUM RECORDING
Producers are pleased to announce that Jay Records will record the cast album of the limited engagement of PAGEANT in October. This will be the first ever cast-recording of the critically-acclaimed musical with book and lyrics by two-time Tony nominee Bill Russell (Side Show) and Frank Kelly, and music by Albert Evans. The cast of tiara-crazed beauties includes Nick Cearley (“The Skivvies”), Nic Cory (Signs of Life), Alex Ringler (West Side Story), Marty Thomas (Wicked, Xanadu), Seth Tucker (Our Kiki), and Curtis Wiley (Motown),with John Bolton (A Christmas Story, “Gossip Girl”) as the host.