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
Leading Arts Critics Find Creative Home at
National Critics Institute
Chicago Tribune’s Chris Jones Leads
Singular Major National Workshop in the Country
BROADWAY FLEA MARKET
& GRAND AUCTION
TIMES SQUARE, SHUBERT ALLEY
AND WEST 44TH STREET
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
PRODUCED BY AND BENEFITING BROADWAY CARES/EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS
The 28th annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction (#bwayflea) arrives Sunday, September 21, 2014, in the newly transformed Times Square pedestrian plaza, historic Shubert Alley and along West 44th Street in the heart of New York City's Theatre District. The biggest day of the year for Broadway fans is produced by and benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL
EXTENDS LIMITED ENGAGEMENT
THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, the musical play starring record breaking six-time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald, will extend its strictly limited engagement through September 21st, 2014. The production will be dark from September 1st through September 7th while Ms. McDonald takes a previously scheduled vacation, and the final 16 performances will begin starting September 9th, 2014.
THE WORLD PREMIERE
THE MOST FAMOUS
BRAZILIAN LOVE STORY EVER TOLD
BOOK BY PULITZER PRIZE WINNER
DIRECTION BY MULTI TONY AWARD-WINNER
GEORGE C. WOLFE
New York, NY – Producers Stephen Byrd, Alia Jones-Harvey, and Paula Marie Black* proudly announced today that the new musical stage adaptation of Black Orpheus will feature a book by Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage and will be directed by multi Tony® Award winner George C. Wolfe. The score will include many of the legendary Antonio Carlos Jobim, Luiz Bonfa, and Vinicius de Moraes themes from the motion picture. The production will have its world premiere on Broadway.
THE ILLUSIONISTS – WITNESS THE IMPOSSIBLE™
TO DEBUT ON BROADWAY THIS FALL
FOR SIX WEEK ENGAGEMENT AS PART OF A 30-CITY US TOUR
Blockbuster Theatrical Show has Dazzled Audiences around the World
THE ILLUSIONISTS - WITNESS THE IMPOSSIBLE™, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, will make its Broadway bow this fall at the Marriott Marquis Theatre (1535 Broadway), beginning previews onNovember 26 and opening on December 4. It will play a strictly limited six-week engagement through January 4 2015 as part of a 30-city US tour. Tickets for THE ILLUSIONISTS go on sale today at www.ticketmaster.com.
PRINCIPAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
World Premiere at Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, France
PRIOR TO BROADWAY
Music and Lyrics by GEORGE GERSHWIN AND IRA GERSHWIN
Book by CRAIG LUCAS
Directed and Choreographed by CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON
Principal casting has been announced for the upcoming world premiere production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS. The cast will include Robert Fairchild as Jerry Mulligan, Leanne Cope as Lise Dassin,Veanne Cox as Madame Baurel, Jill Paice as Milo Davenport, Brandon Uranowitz as Adam Hochberg, and Max Von Essen as Henri Baurel.
LINDA BLOODWORTH THOMASON
TO MAKE HER BROADWAY DEBUT AS THE BOOKWRITER OF
T H E F I R S T W I V E S C L U B
BROADWAY BOUND MUSICAL
TO PREMIERE AT CHICAGO’S
SCORE BY HOLLAND-DOZIER-HOLLAND
DIRECTION BY SIMON PHILLIPS
New York, NY – Producers Jonas Neilson, Paul Lambert and Executive Producer Elizabeth Williams announced today that an all-new production of The First Wives Clubwill be presented at Chicago’s Oriental Theater in Spring 2015, aiming for Broadway in the 2015-2016 Season. Five-time Emmy Award nominee Linda Bloodworth Thomason makes her theatrical debut as book writer and Simon Phillips will now direct the musical. The First Wives Club will feature songs -- both new original music and classics -- by Motown legends Holland-Dozier-Holland, who are responsible for such hits as "Reach Out…I'll Be There," "Stop in the Name of Love," "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)," and “My World Is Empty Without You.”
THE WAR OF THE ROSES
Heading to Broadway
Novel and Adaptation by WARREN ADLER
Tony Award winning Producers Jay Gutterman, Cindy Gutterman, Cathy Chernoff, Carl Moellenberg and Wendy Federman announce that THE WAR OF THE ROSES, the riveting stage adaptation by Warren Adler based on his original best-selling novel of the same name, will bow on Broadway during the 2015-2016 season.
LINCOLN CENTER THEATER
ANNOUNCES ITS NEW PRODUCTION OF
RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN’S
THE KING AND I
music by RICHARD RODGERS
book and lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II
based on the novel Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon
directed by BARTLETT SHER
Production will star KELLI O’HARA and KEN WATANABE
PREVIEWS BEGIN THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2015
OPENING NIGHT IS THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015
AT THE VIVIAN BEAUMONT THEATER
Lincoln Center Theater (under the direction of Producing Artistic Director, André Bishop) has announced that Kelli O’Hara will play Anna Leonowens, and Ken Watanabe will play the King of Siam, in its new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I, with music by Richard Rodgers and a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, based on the novel Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon. The production, to be directed by Bartlett Sher, will begin performances Thursday, March 12, 2015, and open on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street).