Seriously, what hasn’t James Franco done? This spring, the actor/director/writer/professor/poet/artist will tackle Broadway.
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It looks like Hugh Jackman isn’t heading to Broadway after all. The 45-year-old actor was originally slated to star in a new musical about the life of famed illusionist Harry Houdini, but reportedly dropped out due to time commitment. “I have greatly enjoyed the collaborative…Read The Full Post
The talented and excessively handsome James Franco will be making his Broadway debut alongside Bridesmaids star, Chris O’Dowd in Of Mice and Men. Franco will play George, a migrant worker, and O’Dowd will play Lennie, a big man with a learning disorder and a sweet disposition.…Read The Full Post
The classic 1976 boxing film, “Rocky,” starring Sylvester Stallone, is taking to the Broadway stage and production will cost more than a pretty penny. The multiple Oscar winning film will become a $16.5 million musical production with a $4.3 million set, featuring a full-scale boxing…Read The Full Post
Rock-star legend Sting admitted that he’s had a love for musicals since he was young and listened to his mother play theatre soundtracks on repeat, so it was only a matter of time before he dipped his toes into the sea of Broadway. The Last Ship…Read The Full Post
The hit Broadway musical, Disney’s “Lion King” is well on its way to becoming the first show to reach $1 billion in sales. The family friendly musical was just shy of the billion-dollar marker after their last October 6th show did curtain call. The musical…Read The Full Post
Denzel Washington is heading back to Broadway! The 58-year-old award-winning actor will star opposite Diahann Carroll in the Broadway revival of Lorraine Hansberry’s classic A Raisin In The Sun. The play, which opened on Broadway in 1959, tells the story of a black family’s experiences…Read The Full Post
Jessie Muller has just been cast as the title role in a new Broadway play about the life of celebrated singer/songwriter Carole King. Written by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Douglas McGrath, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical will begin previews Nov. 21 at the Steven Sondheim Theatre.…Read The Full Post
Tom Skerritt is ready to see his name in lights! The 79-year-old actor, best known for his roles in MASH, Alien and Top Gun, will make his Broadway debut in the stage adaptation of John Grisham‘s legal thriller “A Time to Kill.” Set in a…Read The Full Post
Baseball season may be winding down, but New Yorkers can still catch the New York Yankees, in a new play set to premiere next month. Written and directed by Eric Simonson, “Bronx Bombers” will examine “how baseball’s most storied franchise has always remained focused on maintaining…Read The Full Post